# Free Parapro Math Practice Test Questions

**1. What digit is in the tenths place of the number 34.178?**

A. 3

B. 4

C. 8

D. 1

**2. What digit is in the ten-thousands place of the number 3,492,110?**

A. 4

B. 9

C. 2

D. 1

**3. What number is in the thousandths place of the number 91.8524?**

A. 2

B. 5

C. 8

D. 1

**4. What number is in the hundreds place of the number 2075.95?**

A. 5

B. 9

C. 0

D. 7

**5. 341.09 x 10.13 is approximately equal to:**

A. 10

B. 2000

C. 3820

D. 3410

**6. 89.911 % 9.077 is approximately equal to:**

A. 10

B. 9

C. 810

D. 11

**7. 8.997 x 4.13 is approximately equal to:**

A. 2

B. 36

C. 32

D. 35

**8. 6 – 2 % 1 + 1**

A student writes the above number sentence to solve the following problem: ‘Divide the difference between six and two by the sum of one and one.’ To correct the error, the student’s number sentence should be written:

A. 6 – (2/1) +1

B. (6 – 2) % (1 + 1)

C. (6 – 2)(1 + 1)

D. 6 – 2 % (1 + 1)

**9. To find the area of a rectangle with length 5 and width 7, a student draws up the following equation: A = 5 + 5 + 7 + 7. The correct equation is:**

A. The one drawn by the student.

B. A = 5 + 7

C. A = 5 x 7

D. A = ½ (5 + 7)

**10. Students are asked to solve for x in the following equation: 2 (x + 6) = 20. In what order should you tell the students to perform the operations?**

A. Multiplication, then subtraction, then division

B. Addition, then multiplication

C. Multiplication, then addition, then division

D. Subtraction, then division, then multiplication

## Answer Key

**1. D.** The tenths place is the first to the right of the decimal point.

**2. B.** The ten-thousands place is the fifth to the left of the decimal point.

**3. A.** The thousandths place is the third to the right of the decimal point.

**4. C.** The hundreds place is the third to the left of the decimal point.

**5. D.** This problem can be estimated as 341 x 10.

**6. A.** This problem can be estimated as 90 % 9.

**7. B.** This problem can be estimated as 9 x 4.

**8. B.** It is essential to put the addition and subtraction problems within parentheses to ensure that they are performed before the division.

**9. C.** The equation for the area of a four-sided figure is length multiplied by width.

**10. A.** The 2 should be multiplied across the parenthetical expression, then the resulting 12 should be subtracted from both sides, and finally both sides should be divided by 2.

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