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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

7.**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)*

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

8.**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)*

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

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

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

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

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

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