# MOCK TEST 1

```ENTRANCE EXAM COURSE 2015
MATHEMATICS AND LOGIC
Mock Test 1
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A women made a deposit of \$183. If her deposit consisted of 83 bills, some of them
one-dollar bills and the rest being five-dollar bills. How many one-dollar bills did she
deposit?
A.
58
B.
60
C.
62
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
The Murrays have invested money in two accounts. One pays 7% interest and the
other pays 8.5% interest. They invested \$1000 more at 8.5% than they invested at 7%.
If the total interest earned in one year is \$395, how much money have they invested
in each account?
A.
3000 at 7% and 5000 at 8.5%
B.
\$2000 at 7% and 4000 at 8.5%
C.
\$2000 at 7% and 3000 at 8.5%
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
A clown weighs 60lbs more than a trapeze artist. The trapeze artist weighs two thirds
as much as the clown. How much does a clown weigh?
A.
120 lbs
B.
140 lbs
C.
160 lbs
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
There is a pool of water. One pipe empties the pool in 45 minutes. The other pipe
empties it in 67.5 minutes. How long would it take to empty the pool if both pipes
were used together?
A.
20 minutes
B.
25 minutes
C.
30 minutes
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Ted is a commissioned salesman at an electronics store. He earns 3.2% commission on
his total sales. If his commission was \$186.24 in the month of January, what were his
total sales for the month?
A.
5580
B.
5820
C.
5990
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
One-third of a number is 5 less than half of the same number. What is the number?
A.
10
B.
20
C.
30
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
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In a class of 25 students, there are 7 more girls than boys. How many boys are in the
class?
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9
B.
10
C.
11
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
A promotional deal for long distance phone service charges a \$15 basic fee plus \$0.05
per minute for all calls. If Joe’s phone bill was \$71 under this promotional deal, how
many minutes of phone calls did he make?
A.
1120
B.
1140
C.
1160
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
After 8 months of use, the value of Kathy’s computer had depreciated to \$890. After
10 months, the value had gone down to \$750. Assume the depreciated rate
unchanged over the period, how much did the computer cost originally?
A.
1200
B.
1300
C.
1400
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
At one Kennel, 11/18 of the dogs are small, 1/9 are medium size, and the rest are
large. What fraction of the dogs are large?
A.
3/18
B.
5/18
C.
7/18
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
A recent study showed that an increase in body weight by 10 kilograms results in a
0.15% increase in heart disease. What fraction is equal to 0.15%?
A.
2/750
B.
7/4000
C.
3/2000
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Samuel has a collection of toy cars. His favourites are the 27 red ones which make
up 60% percent of his collection. How many toy cars does Samuel have?
A.
45
B.
55
C.
65
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
If the sales tax in your city is 12.1%, and an item costs \$191 before tax, how much tax
would you pay on that item? Round to the nearest hundredth or cent.
A.
20.5
B.
25.8
C.
28.9
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
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Trader Joe has 3 pounds of walnuts and 6 pounds of almond sell for \$51. Five pounds
of walnuts and 4 pounds of almonds sell for \$55. Find the price of 1 pound of almonds.
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3
B.
4
C.
5
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Mary is three years older than her twin brothers. Next year, the sum of the ages will
be exactly 102. How old is Mary now?
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29
B.
33
C.
37
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Jesse puts \$300 into an account to use for school expenses. The account earns 9%
interest, compounded annually. How much will be in the account after 2 years?
A.
378.90
B.
318.43
C.
356.59
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
William bought a new pair of boots at the store when they were having a 45% off sale.
If the regular price of the pair of boots was \$37, how much did William pay with the
discount?
A.
25.5
B.
23.45
C.
20.35
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Which number should replace the question mark?
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28
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3
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-2
C.
-6
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
At the end of a banquet 10 people shake hands with each other. How many
handshakes will there be in total?
A.
100
B.
20
C.
40
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
Which number should come next in the series
1, 3, 6, 10, 15,
A.
8
B.
11
C.
24
D. Other, specify on answer sheet
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