1.**If you roll two dice, what is the probability that one of the dice will show a number 3?** *(5 points)*

- 1/2
- 3/4
- 1/3
- 1/6
- 2/3

2.**Mr. Dicken's American literature class has completed their summer reading list. Which of the following works would definitely not have appeared on the list?** *(10 points)*

- My Side of the Mountain
- Call of the Wild
- A Tale of Two Cities
- Tom Sawyer
- Sounder

3.**Novice is to expert as:** *(10 points)*

- Pensive is to passive
- Taciturn is to reserved
- Initial is to final
- Diligent is to careful
- Forte is to adagio

4.**The sum of the edges of a cube is 60 centimeters. What is its volume?** *(10 points)*

- 100 cubic centimeters
- not enough information
- 225 cubic centimeters
- 360 cubic centimeters
- 125 cubic centimeters

5.**Which number does not have 6 as a factor?** *(5 points)*

- 28,734
- 38,888
- 14,412
- 17,548
- 53,796

6.**In music, which gets the most beats?** *(5 points)*

- One half note in 6/8 time
- A full measure in 3/4 time
- A full measure in 2/4 time
- Two half notes in "common time"
- Six quarter notes in 3/4 time

7.**Which sentence is correct?** *(5 points)*

- Each of the team members are going to receive a trophy.
- I am sure they will accept them proudly.
- They really did good in the championship game.
- They have worked harder then any team before.
- They scored 50 points and only aloud one touchdown.

8.**Which of these denominations of U.S. currency lacks the image of a former chief executive?** *(20 points)*

- $2
- $5
- $50
- $100
- $20

9.**Which scientific phenomenon causes airplane wings to provide lift?** *(10 points)*

- Centripetal Force
- Bernoulli's Principle
- The Law of Averages
- Newton's Third Law
- Centrifugal Force

10.**To decorate for the dance, Sue wants to put a string of lights across the gym floor, up the wall, and straight back down to the point at which she started. If the distance is exactly 15 feet across the floor and 20 feet up the wall, how long must the string of lights be?** *(20 points)*

- 60 feet
- 25 feet
- 55 feet
- 45 feet
- 75 feet

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