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Explanation

PREFIX

PREFIX

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

THE MEANINGS OF PREFIXES

NUMBERS

NUMBERS

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

NUMBERS IN DIFFERENT

FORMS.

WORD PROBLEMS

WORD

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

WORD PROBLEMS IN MATH IN A

VARIETY OF WAYS.

CRACKER JACKSON

CRACKER

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

QUESTIONS FROM NOVEL

"CRACKER JACKSON".

LITERARY TERMS

TERMS

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

DIFFERENT LITERARY TERMS.

MORE MATH WORD PROBLEMS

MORE

MATH

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

MATHEMATICAL WORD

PROBLEMS.

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Response 1

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE PREFIX BI- HELPS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD "BIWEEKLY"

MEANS...

WHAT IS EVERY TWO

WEEKS?

THE STANDARD FORM OF

200,000 + 4,000 + 70 + 3.

WHAT IS 204, 073?

CARRIE PAYS $348 A MONTH

FOR HER CAR. SHE COULD FIND

THE EXACT AMOUNT OF

MONEY SHE WILL PAY IN ONE

YEAR FOR HER CAR BY_

WHAT IS $348 X 12?

THIS IS WHY ALMA CALLED

JACKSON "CRACKER."

WHAT IS HE'S LIKE A

BOX OF CRACKER

COMPARISONS USING THE

WORDS "LIKE" OR "AS".

WHAT IS A SIMILE?

A CLOTHING COMPANY HAS

50,000 T-SHIRTS TO GIVE

AWAY.  THE COMPANY GAVE

AWAY 14,285 T-SHIRTS ON

FRIDAY AND 19,698 SHIRTS ON

SATURDAY. WHAT'S LEFT?

WHAT IS 16,017

T-SHIRTS?

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Response 2

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE PREFIX CO- HELPS THE

READER KNOW THAT THE

WORD "CODIRECT" MEANS. .

WHAT IS DIRECT WITH?

GIVE THE EXPANDED FORM OF

480,725.

WHAT IS 400,000 +

80,000 + 700 + 20 +

A 3-LEVEL PARKING GARAGE

HAS 180 PARKING SPACES ON

EACH LEVEL. THERE ARE

CURRENTLY 276 CARS PARKED.

HOW CAN YOU FIND THE

NUMBER OF EMPTY SPACES?

WHAT IS 180 X 3,

THEN SUBTRACT 276

CRACKER'S MOTHER TRIED TO

PREPARE HIM FOR THE SOCIAL

WORLD BY DOING THIS.

WHAT IS TEACHING HIM

TO BEHAVE IN PUBLIC?

COMPARISONS BY SAYING ONE

THING IS ANOTHER, WITHOUT

USING "LIKE" OR "AS".

WHAT IS A METAPHOR?

AN OFFICE BUILDING HAS 67

OFFICES. EACH OFFICE HAS

EXACTLY 1,853 SQUARE FEET

OF CARPET. THIS IS THE TOTAL

NUMBER IN ALL 67 OFFICES.

WHAT IS 124,151

SQUARE FEET?

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Response 3

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE PREFIX DE- HELPS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD "DETHRONE"

MEANS . . .

WHAT IS REMOVE FROM

THE THRONE?

THE SUM OF THESE TWO

NUMBERS: 8 TEN THOUSANDS 8

THOUSANDS 4 HUNDREDS 3

ONES AND 1 TEN THOUSAND 5

TENS

WHAT IS 98,453?

A SEA IN EUROPE CONTAINS

78,777 KM3 OF WATER. A LAKE

IN USA CONTAINS 12087 KM3 OF

WATER. THIS IS THE

APPROXIMATE DIFFERENCE

BETWEEN THEM?

WHAT IS 70,000 KM3?

DREW CRACKER'S PARENT

TOGETHER.

WHAT IS WORRYING

ABOUT CRACKER?

A FIGURE OF SPEECH NOT

INTENDED TO BE TAKEN

LITERALLY. AN OBVIOUS AND

DELIBERATE EXAGGERATION

OF AN EXTRAVAGANT

STATEMENT.

WHAT IS HYPERBOLE?

A PLANE USES AN AVERAGE OF

3,978 GALLONS OF FUEL ON A

TRIP. ON AVERAGE, THIS IS

HOW MANY GALLONS OF FUEL

THE PLANE WOULD USE ON 25

TRIPS.

WHAT IS 99,450

GALLONS?

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Response 4

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE PREFIX TRI- HELPS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD "TRIATOMIC"

REFERS TO SOMETHING WITH .

. .

WHAT IS THREE ATOMS?

THE EXPANDED FORM OF THE

NUMBER 670,901.

WHAT IS 600,000 +

70,000 + 900 + 1?

IN 1997, THE POPULATION OF

DOUGLAS COUNTY WAS 81,798.

THE POPULATION OF RICE

COUNTY WAS 16,932. THIS IS

THE APPROXIMATE

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THEM.

WHAT IS 64,000

PEOPLE?

ALMA DID THIS BECAUSE SHE

WANTED TO KNOW IF BILLY

RAY WAS GOING TO MARRY

HER.

WHAT IS HAD HER PALM

READ?

OCCURS WHEN A WRITER

GIVES HUMAN

CHARACTERISTICS TO AN

ANIMAL OR OBJECT.

WHAT IS

PERSONIFICATION?

A FARMER NEEDS TO BUY 89

WOODEN POSTS FOR A NEW

FENCE. EACH POST COST $4.82.

THIS IS THE TOTAL COST OF

ALL 89 POSTS.

WHAT IS $428.98?

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Response 5

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE PREFIX EN- HELPS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD "ENTHRONE" MEANS

TO . . .

WHAT IS PUT ONTO THE

THRONE?

THE EXPANDED FORM WITH

THE SAME VALUE AS 450,000 -

259,875.

WHAT IS 100,000 +

90,000 +100 + 20 + 5?

A SHIP THAT HOLDS 42,000

GALLONS OF FUEL NEEDED

38,426 GALLONS WHEN IT

REFUELED.  THIS IS THE

GALLONS OF FUEL THE SHIP

HAD LEFT BEFORE REFUELING.

WHAT IS 3,574

GALLONS?

THE REASON CRACKER'S

MOTHER WONDERED IF

SOMEONE HAD BEEN DRIVING

HER CAR.

WHAT IS MUD ON THE

DRIVER'S SIDE?

THE REPETITION OF THE SAME

SOUND AT THE BEGINNING OF

TWO OR MORE CONSECUTIVE

WORDS OR WORDS NEAR ONE

ANOTHER.

WHAT IS

ALLITERATION?

ANNIE NEEDS 8 SHEETS OF

PLYWOOD TO FINISH HER

PROJECT. THE COST OF THE

PLYWOOD IS $26.42 FOR ONE

SHEET.  THE AMOUNT IT WILL

COST TO FINISH IS.

WHAT IS $211.36?

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CATEGORY 5

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

MATH VARIETY

MATH

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

A VARIETY OF MATH

CONCEPTS, FRACTIONS AND

GREATEST COMMON FACTOR

GCF

THESE STATEMENTS DEAL

WITH GREATEST COMMON

FACTOR.

LEAST COMMON MULTIPLE

LCM

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE.

SUFFIX

SUFFIX

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

SUFFIXES.

READING

READING

THE CATEGORY DEALS WITH

ITEMS RELATING TO READING.

LITERARY TERMS

TERMS

THIS CATEGORY DEALS WITH

TERMS NEEDED IN READING.

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Response 1

STEAK COSTS $8.OO A POUND.

HOW MANY POUNDS OF STEAK

CAN BE BOUGHT FOR $826.00?

WHAT IS 103 AND 2/8

POUNDS?

THE NUMBER 9 REPRESENT

THIS IN THE NUMBERS 18 AND

45.

WHAT IS THE GREATEST

COMMON FACTOR?

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE OF 10 AND 12.

WHAT IS 60?

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE SUFFIX -ABLE LETS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD RELIABLE MEANS

THIS.

WHAT IS CAN BE

RELIED ON?

THE MAIN PURPOSE OF THE

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

WHAT IS ON WHICH

PAGE AN ARTICLE IS

A WORD HAVING THE SAME OR

ALMOST THE SAME MEANING

AS ANOTHER.

WHAT IS A SYNONYM?

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Response 2

A FARMER USES 9 POUNDS OF

FERTILIZER ON EACH ACRE OF

HIS LAND. HOW MANY ACRES

WILL 9,600 POUNDS OF

FERTILIZER COVER?

WHAT IS 1,066 6/9

ACRES?

THE GREATEST COMMON

FACTOR OF 27 AND 36.

WHAT IS 9?

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE OF 6, 9, AND 12.

WHAT IS 36?

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE SUFFIX -ANCE HELPS THE

READER UNDERSTAND THAT

THE WORD "PERFORMANCE

MEANS THIS.

WHAT IS THE ACT OF

PERFORMING?

HELPS THE READER FIND

INFORMATION IN A BOOK.

WHAT IS THE INDEX?

AN EXPRESSION THAT CANNOT

BE UNDERSTOOD FROM THE

MEANING OF ITS SEPARATE

WORDS BUT MUST BE

LEARNED AS A WHOLE. (I PUT

MY FOOT IN MY MOUTH)

WHAT IS AN IDIOM?

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Response 3

THE DISTANCE BETWEEN TWO

CITIES USING ROUTE A IS 876.01

MILES. USING ROUTE B, THE

DISTANCE IS 689.7 MILES. HOW

MANY MILES SHORTER IS

ROUTE B THAN

WHAT IS 186.31

MILES?

THE GREATEST COMMON

FACTOR OF 30 AND 42.

WHAT IS 6?

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE OF 4, 6, AND 8.

WHAT IS 24?

KNOWING THE MEANING OF

THE SUFFIX -IBLE HELPS THE

READER TO UNDERSTAND

THAT THE WORD

"COLLECTIBLE" MEANS THIS.

WHAT IS CAN BE

COLLECTED?

A PERSON WRITES DOWN AS

MANY IDEAS AS THEY CAN

THINK OF.

WHAT IS

BRAINSTORMING?

AN ACCOUNT THAT PRESENTS

A PICTURE TO A PERSON WHO

READS IT OR HEARS IT.

WHAT IS DESCRIPTION?

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Response 4

JASON BORROWED $54.OO

FROM HIS BROTHER LAST

WEEK. THIS WEEK, HE PAID

BACK $28.90. WHAT AMOUNT

DOES HE STILL OWE?

WHAT IS $25.10?

THE GREATEST COMMON

FACTOR OF 48 AND 64.

WHAT IS 8?

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE OF 4 AND 8.

WHAT IS 8?

KNOWING THE SUFFIX -ISH

HELPS THE READER

UNDERSTAND THAT THE WORD

"PURPLISH" MEANS THIS.

WHAT IS SOMEWHAT

PURPLE?

THE ORDER IN WHICH THINGS

ARE OR SHOULD BE

CONNECTED.

WHAT IS SEQUENCE?

A WORD HAVING THE

OPPOSITE MEANING AS

ANOTHER.

WHAT IS ANTONYM?

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Response 5

KARA'S BACKYARD IS 90

YARDS LONG. WHAT IS THE

LENGTH OF KARA'S BACKYARD

IN FEET?

WHAT IS 270 FEET?

THE GREATEST COMMON

FACTOR OF 20, 30, AND 90.

WHAT IS 10?

THE LEAST COMMON

MULTIPLE OF 12, 6, AND 3.

WHAT IS 12?

KNOWING THE SUFFIX -LESS

HELPS YOU TO KNOW THE

MEANING OF WEIGHTLESS.

WHAT IS HAVING

LITTLE WEIGHT?

A VISUAL REPRESENTATION OF

A CHARACTER OF A NOVEL.

WHAT IS A ATTRIBUTE

WEB?

SOMETHING OR SOMEONE

THAT BRINGS ABOUT A RESULT

AND THE RESULT THAT WAS

BROUGHT ABOUT. (THE

BRAKES WENT OUT ON THE

CAR. WE RAN A RED LIGHT. )

WHAT IS CAUSE AND

EFFECT?

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