1. F(x) is a linear function and the function
G(x) = F^{-1}(x) + 3. If F(2) = 3 and F(3) = 6, then what is
G(3)?

A. -1

B. 2

C. 5

D. 6

2. A right triangle is oriented so that its
legs form its height and base. The base of the triangle is 4 units
longer than its height. In terms of the triangle's height, H, how
long is the hypotenuse?

A. 2H + 4

B.
√(10H + 16)

C.
√(2H^{2} + 16)

D.
√(2H^{2} + 8H + 16)

3. Circles M and N are concentric. The area of
circle is N is 16 times larger than area of circle M and the
diameter of M = 3π
inches.How long
is the longest possible line segment with one end point on each
circle.

A. 4.5 inches

B. 6 inches

C. 7.5 inches

D. 9 inches

4. On rectangle MNOP, point Q is the midpoint
of MN. What is the ratio of the area of MNOP to the area of MQOP?

A. 1 to 4

B. 3 to 4

C. 4 to 3

D. 8 to 7

Based on
the article titled “India ready to make history with world’s biggest
election” on page A3 of the Monday, April 7^{th}, Seattle
Times

5.
Around 815 million people of India's total population of 1.2 billion
are registered to vote. They'll elect 543 lawmakers to the lower
house of India's Parliament, the Lok Sabha, with each position
representing a roughly equal portion of the voters. In U.S., with a
population of 315 million, we have 435 proportionately allocated
lawmakers in our House of Representatives. How many times as many
people do each one of India's lawmakers represent compared to each
U.S. representative?

A. 2 times as many

B. 3 times as many

C. 5 times as many

D. 10 times as many

6.
The number of polling stations across India has grown significantly
since the last election in 2009. Then there were just 800,000
polling stations and 2 million voting machines. Now, there are
919,000 polling stations and more than 3.6 million machines. In the
state of Tripura, 10,000 security guards will be needed to guard the
1,605 polling stations. If the number of polling stations in each
state has increased at the same rate, how many guards would have
been needed in Tripura in 2009?

A. 8,610

B. 8,700

C. 9,110

D. 11,500

7.There
are 100 million new voters in this election, primarily those who
have turned 18 since the last election. There are 23 million voters
that are18-years-old registered currently. If 85% of 18-year-olds in
India are registered to vote, then what percent of the country's
total population are currently 18 years old?

A. 1.6%

B. 1.9%

C. 2.1%

D. 2.3%

Based on
the article titled “Tech sweetens tasks at maple-syrup time” on page
A7 of the Tuesday, April 8^{th}, Seattle Times

8.
The new maple-sap monitoring system helps syrup producers cut down
on waste and decreases the amount of labor needed to maintain their
operations. The test program resulted in 20,000 taps producing an
extra $15,000, a 5% increase. Richards has installed the new system
in his 5,000-tap operation. If Richards' taps on average produce the
same amount as the taps from the test program, then how many dollars
worth of sap should Richards' expect to receive this year from his
taps?

A. $3,750

B. $71,250

C. $75,000

D. $78,750

9.The
sensors for each tap cost about $1.50 and each mainline benefits
from having a $200 vacuum sensor and a $400 tank sensor. If
Richards' operation has 6 mainlines, in how about how many years
would he make back his investment in the new system?

A. 1 year

B. 2 years

C. 3 years

D. 4 years

10. Richards' syrup operation is spread out
over 100 acres. An acre is equal to 43,560 square feet. On average,
what is the value of the syrup that Richards will get each year from
every 100 square feet of his operation with the new system
installed?

A. $1.72

B. $1.81

C. $172

D. $181

Based on
the article titled “Medicare spends big on eye docs” on page A1 of
the Thursday, April 10^{th}, Seattle Times

11.Injections
of Lucentis accounted for $1 billion in Medicare spending in 2012.
The drug fights eye diseases but does so at a cost of $2,000 per
injection, much more than the $50 per injection cost of the similar
drug, Avastin. Medicare pays doctors 6% of the cost of the drugs
they prescribe. How much more did Medicare pay eye-doctors due to
them prescribing injections of Lucentis instead of injections of
Avastin?

A. $59 million

B. $82 million

C. $120 million

D. $980 million

12.
Lucentis injections are used to slow or prevent degeneration of the
retinas and are applied at least once a month. If a Medicare patient
receives Lucentis injections in both eyes for 10 years, what is the
minimum total amount that Medicare would pay the doctor that
performs the injections?

A. $14,400

B. $28,800

C. $288,000

D. $480,000

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