
Question 1 
Which statement is TRUE? 
A.  Zero is both, a positive and negative number.  B.  Every positive integer is smaller than any negative integer.

C.  Positive integers are all the whole numbers smaller than zero.  D.  Positive integers are all the whole numbers greater than zero. 
 
  

Question 2 
What is an absolute value of an integer? 
A.  The number of units a number is from one on the number line.  B.  The number of units a number is from zero on the number line. 
C.  The product of two positive integers.  D.  The sum of a positive and a negative intergers. 
 
  

Question 3 
Which is correct? 
A.  −8 = 8  B.  −6 < −9 
C.  5 > −7  D.  4 < −3 
 
  

Question 4 
What is the opposite of −13?

A.  31  B.  13 
C.  − 31  D.  −12 
 
  

Question 5 
What is the absolute value of − 4? 
A.  4  B.  3 
C.  − 3  D.  0 
 
  


Question 6 
Which statement is CORRECT? 
A.  Negative times positive gives positive.  B.  Multiplying 2 positives gives a negative. 
C.  Multiplying 2 negatives gives a positive.  D.  All of the above 
 
  

Question 7 
Which is correct? 
A.  5 × − 3 = − 15  B.  − 4 × − 4 = −16 
C.  − 5 × 4 = 20  D.  − 3 × 4 = 12 
 
  

Question 8 
The temperature at 5:00 P.M. was 0°C. If the temperature is dropping 2° per hour, what was the temperature 9 hours ago? 
A.  −18°C  B.  −11°C 
C.  18°C  D.  −7°C 
 
  

Question 9 
Simplify:
−42 / 7 
A.  6  B.  −6 
C.  7  D.  0 
 
  

Question 10 
Solve:
(8 − 17) ÷ (10 − 7) 
A.  3  B.  9 
C.  −5  D.  −3 
 
  
