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1. Simplify and solve this equation: 4m + 9 + 5m – 12 = 42.

A. m = 4 B. m = –5 C. m = -4 D. m = 5

2. Solve this inequality: 3p – 16 < 20.

A. p < 12 B. p < 1/3 C. p < 11/3 D. p < –12

3. Simplify the following expression: 35 + (–13) + (+8) – (–6).

A. 36 B. 44 C. 50 D. 24

4. Solve the inequality: 12p + 7 > 139

A. p > 18 B. p > 11 C. p > 12 D. p > 154

5. If four times a number plus 3 is 11, what is the number?

A. 5 B. 16 C. 4 D. 2

6. Given the formula E = IR what is the formula for R?

A. R = IE B. R = I ÷ E C. R = EI D. R = E ÷ I

7. Solve this equation: 2s + s + 12 = 132.

A. s = 40 B. s = –30 C. s = 120 D. s = 9

8. Given the formula D = ABC, what is the formula for C?

A. C = ABD B. C = AD ÷ C C. C = AB ÷ D D. C = D ÷ AB

9. Given the formula K = LMN, what is the formula for M?

A. M = K/LN B. M = LN/K C. M = KL/N D. M = LNK

10. Solve this equation: –9h – 6 + 12h + 40 = 22.

A. h = –4/7 B. h = – 4 C. h = 24 D. h = 4

11. If five times a number plus two is 17, what is the number?

A. 7 B. 2 C. 5 D. 3

12. If 3 times a number minus 2 equals 13, what is the number?

A. 4 B. –6 C. 2 D. 5

13. Find the value of Z in the following equation: 8Z = 64.

A. 8 B. 56 C. 512 D. 72

14. Solve this inequality: 9h + 2 < –79.

A. h < – 9 B. h < –10 C. h < 9 D. h < 10

15. Solve this equation: y/9 + 5 = 0.

A. y = 45 B. y = –5 C. y = –45 D. y = 5

16. Solve this inequality: j /4 – 8 < 4.

A. j < –48 B. j < 48 C. j < 12 D. j > –12

17. Solve the