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1. A retirement annuity will pay the purchaser $15 each month for every $5,000 purchased. What will be the monthly payout if someone buys $65,000 of that annuity?

$16.25 $195 $234 $333 $400

2. A retirement annuity will pay the purchaser $15 each month for every $5,000 purchased. What will be the annual payout if someone buys $125,000 of that annuity?

$3,472 $3,750 $4,000 $4,166 $4,500

3. It is estimated that a driver takes, on average, 1.5 seconds from seeing an obstacle to reacting by applying the brake or swerving. How far (in feet) will a car driving at 85 miles per hour travel before the driver reacts to an obstacle?

31 feet 126 feet 187 feet 510 feet

4. During the past month a boring stock has a price-to-earnings ratio of 11-to-1. Today that company's remarkable new innovation was featured in the news, and the stock price jumped from $44 to $90. What is now the company's expected annual earnings per share?

$4 $4.18 $8.18 $506 $990

5. A college student works as an independent tutor, and charges $20 for every hour she works. If she tutors for 12 hours each week during all nine months of the local school year, how much will she earn from tutoring?

$2,160 $4,320 $9,360 $8,640

6. Lucy drove from Portland to Denver. On average, she drove 6 hours per day, at 65 miles per hour. Gasoline cost 3 dollars per gallon. Her old car gets 18 miles per gallon of gasoline. How much did she spend each day on gasoline?

$10.83 $11.70 $65 $195

7. Forty students order pizza for a school club event. Each student will eat three slices. A pizza has 8 slices and costs $9. How much will they spend?

$45 $135 $216 $1,080

8. A pest control worker needs to add permethrin to 2 gallons of water. This application needs 3 teaspoons of permethrin per pint of water. How much permethrin should he use?

8 tsp 16 tsp 8 Tbsp 1 cup

9. Your car has a 10 gallon gasoline tank and has a mileage of 24 miles per gallon. When driving cross-country you are at a quarter tank of gasoline remaining and see a sign that says "Next gas 50 miles". Will you make it?

no, I can drive 20 miles
no, I can drive 40 miles
yes, I can drive 60 miles
yes, I can drive 80 miles

10. Luke smokes three-quarters a pack of cigarettes each day. Each pack costs $5.60. How much will he spend per year on cigarettes?

$1,533 $2,044 $2,725 $3,285