Numbers

1 1.25 7 7.50 2 2.25 8 next 8.50
1/2 + 1/8 next 5/8
1 3 4 7 11 18 29 next 47
1:x = x:64 what number can replace x? next 8
2/3 / 3 = next 2/9
2:x = x:50. what number can replace x? next 10
5 15 6 18 7 21 8 next 24
6 18 20 10 30 32 16 next 48
7/8 / 0.25 = next 3 1/2
8 4 2 6 3 2 4 next 2
8 6 9 5 10 4 11 next 3
11 22 13 26 15 30 17 next 34
15 51 26 62 37 73 48 next 84
20 30 40 50 60 70 next 80
42 44 22 24 12 14 7 next 9
256 196 144 100 64 36 16 next 4

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A banner requires 1 1/3 sections of plastic. How many banners can be made from 12 sections of plastic? /9
ABSOLVE is most similar in meaning to /Release
ALPHA is to OMEGA as FIRST is to /Last
A mark left after injured tissue has healed /S
An office has 30 employees. How much will each employee need to contribute to the coffee fund if the total cost of coffee is $13 /$0.45
An office is divided into 8 cubicles. How many of the cubicles are carpeted if only ¼ of the cubicles are carpeted? /2
An office spends $750 a month on supplies. What percentage of the budget is spent on paper if $225 is spent on paper? /30%
A phrase expressing the aim of a group or party /S
A pump can supply 5 units of water per minute. How many minutes will it take to fill a 600 unit tank to its full capacity if it is already ¾ full of water? /30
A refrigerator cools a bottle of water 2 degrees per minute. How many minutes will it take to lower its temperature from 90 degrees to 50 degrees? /20
A sheet or web supported by springs in a metal frame and used as a springboard /T
A store display rotates 40 times every half hour. How many times will the display rotate in 4 hours? /320
A time set by law or civil authorities when specified individuals must be off the streets /C
ATLANTIC is to OCEAN as NOVEL is to /Book
A tract of land used for raising crops or livestock /F
A truck is purchased for $14,000 and will depreciate in value 20% the first year. What will be the value of the truck one year after it is purchase? /$11,200
BOOK is to CHAPTER as ORGANIZATION is to /Department
BROAD is to WIDE as PLENTIFUL is to /Abundant
CAST is to STAGE as CREW is to /Ship
CIRCUIT is to ELECTRICITY as PIPE is to /Water
CLICHÉ is most similar in meaning to /Trite
EARTH is to MARS as AUSTRALIA is to /Asia
Erika worked 14 hours last week and 20 hours this week. If she earns $90 per hour, how much did she earn during these two weeks? /$306
EXPEDITE is the opposite of /Impede
Favoritism shown to a relative /N
FOLDER is to DOCUMENT as ENVELOPE is to /Letter
GARNER is the opposite of /Scatter
GENERIC is most similar in meaning to /Common
Grassland with scattered trees /S
Greg has 48 clients. Dolores has 75% as many clients as Greg, and Robert has 25% as many clients as Greg and Dolores together. How many total clients do all three have? /105
GROTTO is most similar in meaning to /Cave
How many cans of paint are needed to cover an area of 2,200 square unites if one can of paint covers an area of 400 square units? /6
How many photocopies can you make for $2.00 at the rate of three copies for ten cents? /60
How many square units are in an office that is 13 units by 9 units /117
It costs 4 tokens to park in a garage for an hour. How many hours can you park with 20 tokens? /5
Ian has 14 boxes of paper and divides them evenly between 4 coworkers. How many whole boxes did each coworker get? /3
If Anton can carry 3 boxes per trip, how many trips will it take him to move 51? /17
If it takes 42 minutes to load 3 ½ trucks, how many minutes will it take to load 6 ½ trucks? /78
If Tammy takes 200steps to travel ¼ of a city block, how many steps will she take to travel 4 ½ city blocks? /3,600
It costs 4 tokens to park in a garage for an hour. How many hours can you park with 20 tokens? /5
ITERATION is most similar in meaning to /Repeat
Jose can type 2 pages every 5 minutes and Andria types at half the speed of Jose. How many pages can they both type in 15 minutes /9
KNEAD is most similar in meaning to /Message
Marie needs to mail 3 letters. Each letter costs $0.45 to mail. How much change will she get back if she gives the clerk $2.00 /0.65
MULTITUDE is to CROWD as EMBANKMENT is to /Mound
OBLIGE is most similar in meaning to /Force
ORNATE is the opposite of /Plain
PAGEANT is most similar in meaning to /Show
PARTITION is the opposite of /Join
PASS is to FAIL as ENTER is to /Exit
PLACID is the opposite of /Turbulent
POINTED is the opposite of /Indirect
Porous water absorbing mass of fibers /S
PROTAGONIST is to HEROINE as CLOTHING is to /Skirt
RATION is most similar in meaning to /Regulate
Sara worked 22 hours last week. Joan worked 4 hours less than Sara, and Erin worked half as many hours as Joan. How many hours did Sara, Joan, and Erin work last week? /49
SHELL is to HUSK as NUT is to /Seed
SPHERE is to CIRCLE as CUBE is to /Box
SPOIL is most similar in meaning to /Indulge
SQUARE is to FOUR as HEXAGON is to /Six
Suzanne can read 1 page in 3 minutes. How many pages can she read in 5 hours? /100
Tamara can proofread 12 pages in 6 minutes. How many minutes will it take her to proofread 96 pages? /48
TETHER is most similar in meaning to /Secure
Three people earned a total of $12,705 working together last week. How much should each person receive if they divide the money equally /$4,235
Tiana takes 3 hours to drive to the coast without stopping. How many minutes will it take her to reach the coast if she stops to rest for 20 minutes? /200
To seize or hold firmly /G
TUMULT is most similar in meaning to /Uproar
TYRANNICAL is most similar in meaning to /Despotic
UBIQUITOUS is most similar in meaning to /Nowhere
VERBOSE is to CONCISE as UNSCRUPULOUS is to /Principled
VIAL is to LIQUID as SILO is to /Grain
What does ¼ of a can of coffee cost if 4 cans of coffee costs $2.40? /$0.15
What is 15% of 200? /30
Which of the following words is different from the others? Accord Agreement Disharmony Treaty /Disharmony
Which of the following words is different from the others? Hesitate Vacillate Dither Ameliorate /Ameliorate
Which of the following words is different from the others? Minute Small Moderate Diminutive /Moderate
Which of the following words is different from the others? Persist Complete Continue Persevere /Complete
Which of the following words is different from the others? Sell Trade Barter Bargain /Sell
Which of the following words is different from the others? Strangle Push Throttle Suffocate /Push
Which of the following words is different from the others? Traduce Defame Libel Praise /Praise
Which Value is equal to ¼ of 1,360? /340
Which value is equal to 5% of 1,500? /75

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