# 6th Grade Math Worksheets 6

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1.The sum of (-3) and (-8) is

(A) -11

(B) -5

(C) 5

2. A work was assigned to me on a Tuesday. I completed to work after 72 days. On what day, i completed the work.

(A) Wednesday

(B) Thursday

(C) Saturday

3. Find the value of “x” (A) 150

(B) 125

(C) 117

4. Evaluate : (2/3) + (1/3) - 1

(A) 2

(B) 0

(C) 1

5. A Person hears a sound from some where. The sound travels one mile for five seconds. If the person is 10 miles away from the place where the sound is made, how long does it take for the sound to reach the person?

(A) 57 seconds

(B) 25 seconds

(C) 50 seconds

6. James travels in his car at the rate of 50 miles per hour. If he wants to travel 275 miles, how long will it take for him to reach his destination?

(A) 5 hours 30 minutes

(B) 4 hours 25 minutes

(C) 1 hour 15 minutes

7. Mike earns 5.5% commission on his cell phone sales. In may, he earned a total of \$428.56 in commissions. What was his sales that month?

(A) 7005

(B) 7792

(C) 7045

8. Ronald starts to work in an office with the initial salary of \$2000. Every year he gets increment of \$100. What will be his salary in his 25 th year?

(A) 5200

(B) 4400

(C) 1250

9. Sophia has a garden whose measurements are 30 feet by 40 feet. She wants to put a sidewalk around the garden that is 3 feet wide. What is the area of the sidewalk in feet?

(A) 520 square ft

(B) 456 square ft

(C) 125 square ft

10. Mr. Ken wants to buy a TV set. The list price of TV set is \$ 1500. The seller allows a discount of 10% from the list price and charges 10% tax on cash paid after discount. How much does Mr.Ken have to pay?

(A) \$ 1420

(B) \$ 1320

(C) \$ 1485

jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality
1. -11
2. 3
3. 125
4. 0
5. 50
6. 5 hours 30 minutes
7. 7792
8. 4400
9. 456
10.\$ 1485

 Explanation for question No 1 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Since both numbers are having same symbol,we have to add these numbers and we have to put the larger number symbol. -3 + (-8) = -11 So the correct answer for this question is -11 option A Explanation for question No 2 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Tuesday corresponds to 2 in 7 day clock arithmetic. We want to know the day which is 72 days after Tuesday. To get answer for our question, we have to do the following steps. Step1: Add 72 to 2 Step2: Divide the result by the divisor 7 Step3: Take the remainder 72 + 2 = 74 When 74 is divided by 7, the remainder is 4 4 corresponds to Thursday. Hence, John completed the work on Thursday. So the correct answer for this question is Thursday option B Explanation for question No 3 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Sum of angles in a straight line is 180 x + 55 = 180 x = 180 - 55 x = 125 So the correct answer for this question is 125 option B Explanation for question No 4 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} (2/3) + (1/3) - 1 First,let us consider the denominators The denominators are not same,so we have to take L.C.M to make it as same. = (2/3) + (1/3) - 1 x (3/3) = (2/3) + (1/3) - (3/3) = (2 + 1 - 3)/3 = (3 - 3)/3 = 0 So the correct answer for this question is 0 option B Explanation for question No 5 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Distance covered by the sound for 5 seconds = 1 mile Distance covered by the sound for X seconds = 10 mile 5 x 10 = X x 1 50 = X Time taken by the sound to reach 10 miles = 50 seconds So the correct answer for this question is 50 seconds option B Explanation for question No 6 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Distance covered by the car in 1 hour = 50 miles From this we have to find the time taken by the car to travel 275 miles. 1 hour -> 50 miles X hours -> 275 miles this comes under the topic direct proportion 1 x 275 = 50 x X 275 = 50 X 50 X = 275 X = 275/50 X = 5.5 hours Therefore time taken by the car to cover the distance of 275 miles = 5 hours 30 minutes So the correct answer for this question is 5 hours 30 minutes option A Explanation for question No 7 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Total commission amount in that particular month = \$ 428.56 Let "X" be the selling price of the particular month 5.5 % of X = \$ 428.56 (5.5/100) x X = 428.56 X = 428.56 x (100/5.5) X = 42856/5.5 X = 7792 So the correct answer for this question is 7792 option B Explanation for question No 8 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Initial salary of Ronald = \$2000 His salary is increasing every year by \$ 100 a = 2000 d = 100 from this we have to find the 25th term tn = a + (n - 1)d t25 = 2000 + (25 - 1)100      = 2000 + 24 (100)       = 2000 + 2400       = 4400 So the correct answer for this question is \$4800 option B Explanation for question No 9 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} Length of the garden = 40 ft Breadth of the garden = 30 ft width of the path around the garden = 3 ft Area of rectangle = length x breadth length around the garden = 40 + 3 + 3 = 46 ft Breadth around the garden = 30 + 3 + 3 = 36 ft Area of the path = (46 x 36) - (40 x 30)      = 1656 - 1200      = 456 So the correct answer for this question is 456 square ft option B Explanation for question No 10 jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality .ui-widget-overlay,.ui-state-disabled,ui-button{background:#fff;border:1px solid #fff;color:#b9cd6d;font-weight:bold} List price of TV = \$ 1500 Selling price of Tv = 1500 - 10% of 1500       = 1500 - (10 x 1500)/100       = 1500 - 15000/100       = 1500 - 150       = 1350 Discount amount = 10 % of 1350             = (10/100)x1350             = 135 Cost of TV after tax and discount = 1350 + 135             = \$ 1485 So the correct answer for this question is \$ 1485 option C 