Name:    5th Grade Math Basic Practice Test 15

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

1.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Graphing – RIT 171 – 180

How many cupcakes were sold on Wednesday?
 a. 52 d. 25 b. 15 e. 5 c. 3

2.

At what point is the house on the grid?
 a. (4,4) d. (3,2) b. (2,2) e. (3,4) c. (4,3)

3.

Which pet did the most children have?
 a. Dog d. Horse b. Cat e. Fish c. Bird

4.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Probability and Prediction – RIT 171 –180

How many bags do you think will be collected on Friday?
 a. 60 d. 30 b. 14 e. 25 c. 6

5.

Joan is making a quilt. She puts 4 stars in the first row, 5 stars in the second
row, and 4 stars in the third row.

How many stars will Joan put in the fifth row?
 a. 4 d. 3 b. 5 e. 13 c. 6

6.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Graphing – RIT 181 – 190
Mrs. Smith’s class did a survey to see which was the favorite color of
bicycles for third grade students. Read the graph below.

Which color was the favorite?
 a. Red d. Blue b. Yellow e. Green c. Black

7.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Probability – RIT 181 – 190

What is the probability of the spinner stopping on yellow?
 a. possible d. impossible b. likely e. unlikely c. certain

8.

What is the probability of the spinner stopping on blue?
 a. 1 to 3 d. 3 to 4 b. 5 to 2 e. 3 to 1 c. 1 to 4

9.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Combinations & Permutations – RIT 191 – 200
In how many different ways can the letters in the word MATH be
arranged?
 a. 4 d. 16 b. 8 e. 24 c. 12

10.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Graphing – RIT 191 – 200

What subtraction sentence is modeled on the number line shown above?
 a. 3 + 6 = 9 d. 6 – 4 = 2 b. 6 – 2 = 4 e. 4 – 2 = 2 c. 2 + 6 = 8

11.

How many people chose brand E?
 a. 7 d. 27 b. 20 e. 33 c. 15

12.

Look at the graph. It represents the number of milkshakes ordered at
“Shakeland” in a three hour period.

What is the average number of shakes ordered per hour?
 a. 15 d. 5 b. 10 e. 2 c. 8

13.

The line graph shows the number of students that were absent from a third
grade class in one week.

How many students were absent on Wednesday?
 a. 0 d. 3 b. 1 e. 4 c. 2

14.

What is the most common eye color?
 a. blue d. hazel b. brown e. other c. green

15.

On which day did the boys drink less soft drinks than the girls?
 a. Monday d. Thursday b. Tuesday e. Friday c. Wednesday

16.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Probability and Prediction – RIT 191 –200
Without looking, you pull out only one M&M from a bag that contains 5 red, 10
green, 5 yellow, 5 orange, and 5 blue M&M’s. What color are you most
likely to pull out?
 a. red d. orange b. green e. blue c. yellow

17.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Statistics – RIT 191 – 200
In a survey of 30 seventh graders' favorite colors, 5 chose red, 10 chose blue,
7 chose green, and 8 chose yellow. What is the correct tally entry for green?
 a. b. c. d. e.

18.

Bill received the following scores on 5 tests: 90, 90, 80, 70, 70. What was his
average test score?
 a. 90 d. 75 b. 85 e. 70 c. 80

19.

Statistics-Probability-Graphing191-200

How many students chose lunch as their favorite meal?
 a. 7 d. 8 b. 2 e. 3 c. 4

20.

Which statement is true about the graph?
 a. More than half of the students chose math. b. The least number of students chose art. c. Half of the students chose reading. d. The greatest number of students chose science. e. Half of the students chose music.

21.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Probability and Prediction – RIT 201 –210

What are the chances of spinning black?
 a. one out of six d. five out of six b. three out of four e. three out of six c. one out of three

22.

The spinner will:
 a. usually land on blue. d. always land on green. b. always land on blue. e. never land on blue. c. usually land on green.

23.

These squares are put in a bag.  How frequently will a red be pulled out of the bag?
 a. 4 out of 7 d. 0 out of 7 b. 3 out of 7 e. 10 out of 7 c. 7 out of 7

24.

Statistics/Probability and Graphing – Statistics – RIT 201 – 210
Sal sold 20 pizzas on Monday, 17 on Tuesday, and 23 on Wednesday.
What is the average number of pizzas Sal sold?
 a. 60 d. 17 b. 30 e. 20 c. 23