# Estimation and Sequence: Practice Questions Competitive Exams

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- Which of the following is not a whole number followed by its square?
- 1,1
- 6,36
- 8,64
- 10,100
- 11,144

Answer: e

- A nurse has to record her temperatures in Celsius but her thermometer reads Fahrenheit. A patient՚s temperature is 100.7° F. What is the temperature in° C?
- 32° C
- 36.5° C
- 38.2° C
- 213.3° C
- 223.7° C

Answer: c

- Art realized that he had 2 more quarters than he had originally thought in his pocket. If all of the change in his pocket is quarters and it totals to $ 8.75, how many quarters did he originally think were in his pocket?
- 27
- 29
- 31
- 33
- 35

Answer: d

- There are 12 more apples than oranges in a basket of 36 apples and oranges. How many apples are in the basket?
- 12
- 15
- 24
- 28
- 36

Answer: c

- Which of the following correctly identifies 4 consecutive odd integers where the sum of the middle two integers is equal to 24?
- 5,7, 9,11
- 7, 9,11, 13
- 9, 11,13, 15
- 11, 13,15, 17
- 13, 15,17, 19

Answer: c

- What is the next number in the sequence? 6, 12,24, 48, ________
- 72
- 96
- 108
- 112
- 124

Answer: b

- Which of the following numbers could be described in the following way: An integer that is a natural, rational and whole number?
- 0
- 1
- 2.33
- -3
- none of the above

Answer: b

- What is the next number in the following pattern? 1, , , , ________
Answer: e

- Of the following units, which would be most likely to measure the amount of sugar needed in a recipe for 2 dozen cookies
- degrees Celsius
- milliliters
- quarts
- kilograms
- cups

Answer: e