ACT math practice test 5

1. Jackson worked 25 hours and received $225. At the same rate of pay, how much would he make if he worked 40 hours?

A. $300
B. $325
C. $350
D. $360
E. $400

2. What is the missing number in the sequence 1, 5, 10, 16, 23, 31, __?

F. 37
G. 38
H. 39
J. 40
K. 41

3. If x = 6 and y = –2, what is the value of 3xy+ 2x2 y3?

A. 44
B. 48
C. 50
D. 52
E. 56

4. Noreen recently took a job helping people register to vote. The job has a mandatory 10-day period of probation during which her success rate is strictly monitored. On her first day, she registered 30 people. Then, for each of the next 9 days, she registered 4 more people than she did on the previous day. How many people did she register altogether during her probationary period?

F. 300
G. 340
H. 480
J. 560
K. 600

5. In the following figure, the circle centered at nhas a radius of 4. What is the area of the shaded region?

A. 3π
B. 6π
C. 9π
D. 12π
E. 16π

6. Tara’s three bowling scores in a tournament were 167, 178, and 186. What was her average score for the tournament?

F. 176
G. 177
H. 178
J. 179
K. 180

7. What is the value of kif ?

A. 0.2
B. 2
C. 2.2
D. 2.8
E. 4.7

8. Which of the following is equivalent to –8(x– 2) < 3x– 6?

F. x< 2
G. x> 2
H. x–2
J. x< –2
K. x> –2

9. How many different positive integers are factors of both 28 and 42?

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4
E. More than 4

10. What is the slope of a line that includes the points (–4, 1) and (10, –6)?

F. 2
G.
H.
J.
K.

11. If 3x+ 5y= 4, which of the following is equivalent to the expression (6x+ 10y)(100x+ 100y)?

A. 100x+ 100y
B. 200x+ 200y
C. 400x+ 400y
D. 800x+ 800y
E. 1,600x+ 1,600y

12. What is the value of x if x2– 5x– 14 = 0 and x> 0?

F. 2
G. 4
H. 5
J. 7
K. 9

13. If , then n =

A. 6
B. 7
C. 9
D. 11
E. 13

14. If the height of an equilateral triangle is 9, what is its area?

F. 27
G. 54
H. 81
J.
K.

15. In the following figure, what is the value of yin terms of x?

A. x+ 80
B. 80 – x
C. x+ 100
D. x– 100
E. 100 – x