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ASVAB 2016 practice and review Part 2: Arithmetic Reasoning (AR)
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John bought a camera on sale that normally cost $160. If the price was reduced 20% during the sale, what was the sale price of the camera?
$128
A subway car passes 3 stations every 10 minutes. At this rate, how many stations will it pass in one hour?
18
On a certain map, 3/4 inch represents one mile. What distance, in miles, is represented by 1 3/4 inches
2 1/3
A certain box contain baseballs and golf balls. If the ratio of baseballs to golf balls is 2:3 and there are 30 baseballs in the box, how many golf balls are in the box?
45
Four people shared a taxi to the airport. The fare was $36.00, and they gave the driver a tip equal to 25% of the fare. If they equally shared the cost of the fare and tip, how much did each person pay?
$11.25
If a car travels 1/100 of a kilometer each second, how many kilometers does it travel in a hour?
36
20-(-5)=
25
Ms. Smith drove a total of 700 miles on a business trip. If her car averaged 35 miles per gallon of gasoline and gasoline cost $1.25 per gallon, what was the cost in dollars of the gasoline for the trip?
$25.00
After eating 25% of the jelly beans, Brett had 72 left. How many jelly beans did Brett have originally?
96
A student finishes the first half of an exam in 2/3 the time it takes him to finish the second half. If the entire exam takes him an hour, how many minutes does he spend on the first half of the exam?
24
A 25 ounce solution is 20% alcohol. If 50 ounces of water are added to it, what percent of the new solution is alcohol?
6 2/3
Marty has exactly 5 blue pens, 6 black pens, and 4 red pens in his backpack. If he pulls out one pen at random from his backpack, what is the probability that the pen is either red or black?
2/3
From 1980 through 1990, the population of country X increased by 100%. From 1990 to 2000, the population increased by 50%. What was the combined increase for the period 1980 - 2000?
200%
If a man earns $200 from his first 40 hours of work in a week and then is paid one-and-one-half times his regular rate for any additional hours, how many hours must he work to make $230 in a week?
44
If 50% of x is 150, what is 75% of x?
225
The total fare for two adults and three children on an excursion boat is $14. If each child's fare is one half of each adult's fare, what is the adult fare?
$4.00
What is the prime factorization of 140?
2x2x5x7
A painter charges $12 an hour while his son charges $6 an hour. If the father and son worked the same amount of time together on a job, how many hours did each of them work if their combined charge for their labor was $108
6
4!=
24
At garage A, it cost $8.75 to park the car for the first hour and $1.25 for each additional hour. At garage B, it cost $5.50 to park a car for the first hour and $2.50 for each additional hour. What is the difference between the cost of parking a car for 5 hours at garage A and parking it for the same length of time at garage B?
$1.75
Jan types at an average rate of 12 pages per hour. At that rate, how long will it take Jan to type 100 pages?
8 hours and 20 minutes
Two large sodas contain the same amount as three medium soda. Two medium sodas contain the same amount as three small sodas. How many small sodas contain the same amount as a large sodas?
18
If each digit 5 in the number 258,546 is replaced with the digits 7, by how much will the number be increased?
20,200
Michael bought 2 1/4 pounds of lumber at $4.00 per pound. If a 7% sales tax was added, how much did Michael pay?
$9.63
The ratio of 3 1/4 to 5 1/4 is equivalent to the ratio of_____.
13 to 21
A cat is fed 3/8 of a pound of cat food every day. For how many days will 72 pounds of this cat food feed the cat?
192
After spending 5/12 of his salary, a man has $420 left. What is his salary?
$720
A stock decrease in value by 20%. By what percent must the stock price increase to reach its former value?
25%
John can shovel a certain driveway in 50 minutes. If Mary can shovel the same driveway in 20 minutes, how long will it take them, to the nearest minute, to shovel the driveway if they work together?
14
June's weekly salary is $70 less than Kelly's, which is $50 more than Eileen's. If Eileen earns $280 per week. How much does June earn per week?
260
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