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### Contents

SUCCEEDING ON THE MCAS | xvi |

j Absolute Value Equations 139 | ci |

Permutation Combination and Probability 151 | cxiii |

Iteration 161 | vi |

Circles 204 | cxiii |

Solids 211 | cxx |

Fractals 230 | 13 |

Algebraic 235 | 48 |

Spatial SenseRelationships Drill Answer Key 286 | 2 |

Arithmetic Diagnostic Test 306 | 21 |

Algebra Diagnostic Test 313 | 24 |

Geometry Diagnostic Test 321 | 32 |

Word Problems Diagnostic Test 332 | 24 |

REFERENCE INFORMATION 342 | 7 |

ANSWER KEY 365 | 29 |

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algebraic expression Answer Booklet apothem average calculate called Celsius centimeters circle class intervals congruent convert coordinates correct answer degrees denominator discount DRILL equal EXAMPLE exponent factor Fahrenheit figure Find the area Find the solution fraction frequency histogram gallons given graph greatest common divisor hypotenuse inches inductive reasoning integer interior angles intersect isosceles isosceles trapezoid iteration LABC left side line segment median meters miles missing number multiply number line ounces parallel parallelogram percent perimeter perpendicular plane pounds PROBLEM Find PROBLEM Write protractor Pythagorean Theorem quadrilateral question radius ratio real number rectangle regular polygon represent the unknown rewrite the inequality rewrite the proportion rhombus right angle right side right triangle score shown slope slope-intercept form SOLUTION Step solve the equation Solve the expression square feet subtract total number trapezoid unknown number unknown quantity vertex vertical write both sides Write the algebraic