1 Expressed in factored form, the binominal 4a2 9b2 is equivalent to

(1) (2a 3b)(2a 3b)      (3)(4a 3b)(a + 3b)
(2) (2a + 3b)(2a 3b)      (4)(2a 9b)(2a + b)

1         2         3         4        

1         2         3         4        

3 What is the slope of the line whose equation is 2y = 5x + 4?

(1) 5       (3) 5/2
(2) 2       (4) 2/5

1         2         3         4        

4 What is the value of x in the equation 3/4x + 2 = 5/4x - 6 ?

(1) 16        (3) 4
(2) 16          (4) 4

1         2         3         4        

5 The product of 3x2y and 4xy3 is

(1) 12x3y4      (3) 12x2y3
(2) 12x3y4         (4) 12x2y3

1         2         3         4