School of Business practice math test This booklet contains information about booking your mathematics skills assessment appointment, tips on taking multiple-choice exam, mathematics practice exam with answers. When you feel you are ready to take the mathematics exam, you may make an appointment by: ??? Going on-line at http://winapp. centennialcollege. ca/oat/ calling 416-289-5300 Or in person with Enrolment Services IMPORTANT – If you have learning or medical condition, you may request special accommodations. Please contact the Centre for Students with Disabilities (CSD) at 416-289-5000 Ext. 627. Students will meet with a CSD Counselor to discuss their concerns and make alternative arrangements for their skills assessments if special accommodations are approved. Students applying to multiple programs may only require one math exam to clear admission requirements. Please note that the Engineering math skills assessment can clear admission requirements for Business and General Arts and Science programs. On the date of your exam, please arrive on time. You will be required to show Government issued photo ID.

Examples of acceptable photo ID are: One of the following: valid passport, driver’s license, photo health card, age of ajority cards, citizenship card, landed card, minister’s permit or a Centennial College student photo ID. The photo must not be older than 5 years. If you do not have any of the above then you may provide nongovernment issued photo ID. These could include other school photo ID, transit photo ID, expired government photo ID or employment ID, and two ot the tollowing: birth certificate, social insurance card or nonphoto health card.

Please note students arriving without acceptable ID will not be allowed to write their Skills Assessment. There are no exceptions to this rule. Business-2012 Students write mathematics skills assessments online using Accuplacer (with the exception of CAAT D). Exam invigilators will provide detailed instruction on how to sign on to the Accuplacer system. Students unfamiliar with computer technology are offered online tutorials explaining how to use a computer mouse and keyboard and how to take a multiple-choice exam.

Mathematics skills assessments allow 60 minutes for completion. Students are provided with a four-function onscreen calculator and scrap paper. Results are available upon completion of the Mathematics skills assessment, with a breakdown score of reportable subjects. Results are reported to Enrolment Services within 48 hours. Centennial College Business Mathematics Practice Test Reportable subjects tested: Fractions Decimals Percentage Exponents Equations Algebraic Equations Word Problems 1. Multiply 0. 06 by 0. 021 A) 0. 0126 q 0. 00126 D) 0. 26 E) None of these 2. Divide 4. 2 by 0. 07 A) 1. 33 B) 60 D) 600 3. 9-3 (2+6)+6-2 x 5 B) 35 4. The decimal equivalent of A) 4. 44 B) 2. 25 C) 0. 225 D) 0. 0225 2 is: 5. ExpressO. 275 as a common fraction in lowest terms: A) 6. Express C) D) as a percent: 7. of $10. 60 A) $1. 63 B) $6. 36 C) $63. 60 D) $16. 31 E) None of these 8. 24 is what percent of 40? B) 3. 75% D) 37. 5% 9. 0. 85 is 25% of what sum? A) 3. 4 10. B) 34 D) 2. 125 36 is what percent of 30? A) 83. 3% B) 11. C) 21. 25 C) 120% 6 is 15% of what number? B) 0. 9 C) 2. 5 D) 40 3 12.

The population of Snowtown was 4500 in 1990. In 1994, it had decreased to 3600. Find the percent decrease in population during those four years. C) 16. 2% 13 You receive a grade ot 75% on a test ot 60 questions. How many questions did you answer correctly? A) 45 C) 12 D) 50 14. Sandra’s monthly salary is $3200. If a deduction for taxes from her monthly paycheck is $800, what percent of her salary goes to these deductions? B) 25. 6% 15. The cost of an article including 15% for taxes is $138. 00. What is the cost of the article without taxes? A) $120. 00 B) $117. 0 C) $20. 70 D) $92. 00 E) None of these 16. The average of the following group of numbers 43, 29, 51, 36, 33, 4m 32 A) 36 B) 33 C) 38 D) 43 17. Brian had marks of 80, 94, 70, 68, and 83 on five tests. His average score is between A) 65 and 70 B) 70 and 75 C) 75 and 80 D) 80 and 85 18. 6. 42 x 104 is equivalent to: A) 64,200 B) 642 C) 0. 000642 D) 642,000 E) None of these 19. B) C) 1. 325 D) 1. 575 20. 21. 5 31 +6+ 2. 81 +0. 254 A) 35. 264 24. C) 14. 52 D) 40. 764 E) None of these Subtract 5. 85 from 12 A) -17. 485 25. B) 858 B) 17. 485 C) -6. 515 D)6. 15 Dividing by 10, 000 is the same as multiplying by 0. 01 D)O. OOI E) None of these 26. Ginny baked a delicious apple pie. John ate h of it. The Aldo ate h of what was left. How much pie was left after Aldo ate his piece? 27. It takes a bus 3 hours to travel from Toronto to Parry Sound. If the bus averages 88 km/hr, how far is it to Toronto to Parry Sound? A) 286000 m 28. A) 57 C) 27 km Find the missing term: A) 49 29. B) 2. 86 B) 16 C) 56 D) 286 cm D) 42 = 0. 57, a is equal to B) . 057 D) 0. 057 6 Express the following product in lowest terms: 3 X X8