
Question 1 
Which of these numbers lies to the right of −3 on a number line? 
A.  −5 and −4  B.  −9 and 0 
C.  −2 and −1  D.  none of the above 
 
  

Question 2 
Find the absolute value of −16. 
A.  −16  B.  6 
C.  8  D.  16 
 
  

Question 3 
Solve:
9 + −15 
A.  6  B.  24 
C.  −6  D.  −24 
 
  

Question 4 
Which statement is CORRECT? 
A.  Numbers that lie to the right on the number line are smaller than numbers that lie to the left.
 B.  Numbers that lie to the left on the number line are greater than numbers that lie to the right.

C.  Numbers that lie to the left on the number line are smaller than numbers that lie to the right.
 D.  − 4 lies to the right of 4. 
 
  

Question 5 
A submerged island is 20 feet below the sea level. There is a 56 feet tall tree on that submerged island. Which expression can you use to find the height of that tree from the sea level? 
A.  − 20 − 56  B.  20 − 56 
C.  − 20 + 56  D.  20 + 56 
 
  


Question 6 
What integer is 3 units less than 2?

A.  −1  B.  −3 
C.  5  D.  −2 
 
  

Question 7 
Which of these is correct? 
A.  −4 − (−6) = 2
 B.  −4 − (−6) = −10

C.  10  D.  −4 − (−6) = −2

 
  

Question 8 
Solve:
(−12) − (−7) = ?

A.  84  B.  − 19 
C.  5  D.  − 5 
 
  

Question 9 
Which of the following will have a quotient equal to −7? 
A.  −56 ÷ − 8  B.  −56 ÷ 8 
C.  56 ÷ − 8  D.  Both, B and C 
 
  

Question 10 
Which of the following will have an answer equal to 12? 
A.  − 3 − 9  B.  − 3(−4) 
C.  −4 + 8  D.  −1(12) 
 
  
