177

What is the tenths digit of the number d when it is written as a decimal?(1) $$d = \frac{54}{25}$$(2) 1,000d = 2,160

178

Rita's monthly salary is $$\frac{2}{3}$$ Juanita's monthly salary. What is their combined monthly salary?(1) Rita's monthly salary is $4,000.(2) Either Rita's monthly salary or Juanita's monthly salary is $6,000.

179

A framed picture is shown above. The frame, shown shaded, is 6 inches wide and forms a border of uniform width around the picture. What are the dimensions of the viewable portion of the picture?(1) The area of the shaded region is 24 square inches. (2) The frame is 8 inches tall.

180

What is the value of the integer x?(1) x rounded to the nearest hundred is 7,200.(2) The hundreds digit of x is 2.

181

Is 2x > 2y ?(1) x > y(2) 3x >3y

182

If p and q are positive, is $$\frac{q}{p}$$less than 1?(1) p is less than 4.(2) q is less than 4.

183

In a certain factory, hours worked by each employee in excess of 40 hours per week are overtime hours and are paid for at $$1\frac{1}{2}$$ times the employee's regular hourly pay rate. If an employee worked a total of 42 hours last week, how much was the employee's gross pay for the hours worked last week?(1) The employee's gross pay for overtime hours worked last week was $30.(2) The employee's gross pay for all hours worked last week was $30 more than for the previous week

184

If x > 0, what is the value of $$x^{5}$$?(1) $$\sqrt{x}=32$$(2) $$x^{2}=2^{20}$$

185

In the quilting pattern shown above, a small square has its vertices on the side of a larger square. What is the side length, in centimeters, of the larger square?(1) The side length iof the smaller square is 10 cm.(2) Each vertex of the small square cuts 1 side of the larger into 2 segments with length in the ratio of 1 : 2.

186

Did Insurance Company K have more than $300 millioin in total net profits last year?(1) Last year Company K paid out $0.95 in claims for every dollar of premiums collected.(2) Last year Company K earned a total of $150 million in profits from the investment of accumulated surplus premiums from previous years.

187

How many hours would it take Pump A and Pump B working together, each at its own constant rate, to empty a tank that was initially full?(1) Working alone at its constant rate, Pump A would empty the full tank in 4 hours 20 minutes.(2) Working alone, Pump B would empty the full tank at its constant rate of 72 liters per minute.

188

What is the value of the integer N?(1) 101 < N < 103(2) 202 < 2N < 206

189

Is zw positive?(1) $$z + w^{3} = 20$$(2) z is positive

190

On the scale drawing of a certain house plan, if 1 centimeter represents x meters, what is the value of x?(1) A rectangular room that has a floor area of 12 square meters is represented by a region of area 48 square centimeters.(2) The 15meter length of the house is represented by a segment 30 centimeters long.

191

In the rectangular coordinate system above, if $$\bigtriangleup$$ OPQ and $$\bigtriangleup$$ QRS have equal area, what are the coorddinates of point R?(1) The coordinates of point P are (0,12).(2) OP = OQ and QS = RS.

192

If y is greater than 110 percent of x, is y greater than 75?(1) x > 75(2) y  x = 10

193

How much did creditcard fraud cost United States banks in year X to the nearest $10 million?(1) In year X , counterfeit cards and telephone and mailorder fraud accounted for 39 percent of the total amount that card fraud cost the banks .(2) In year X, stolen cards accounted for $158.4 million, or 16 percent , of fraud the total amount that creditcard cost the banks.

194

What is the average (arithmetic mean ) of x and y?(1) The average of x and 2y is 10.(2) The average of 2x and 7y is 32.

195

What is the value of $$\frac{r}{2} + \frac{s}{2}$$?(1) $$\frac{r +s}{2} = 5$$(2) r + s =10

196

Is the positive integer n odd?(1) $$n^{2} + {(n+1)}^{2} + {(n+2)}^{2} is even.$$(2) $$n^{2}  {(n+1)}^{2}  {(n+2)}^{2} is even.$$
