### All ISEE Middle Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve:

First, solve both equations on each end, keeping the variable.

Then, subtract 15 from each side of the equation.

Finally, divide each side by 3 so that only the variable remains.

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

Ann, Bailey, Cara, Jack, and Jill are running a marathon. Cara finishes 4 minutes before Ann. Jill finishes after Bailey, who finishes after Ann. Jack finishes right before Bailey. Who else does Jack finish the race before?

**Possible Answers:**

Bailey

Ann

Cara

There is not enough information to solve this problem.

Jill

**Correct answer:**

Jill

Cara finishes first. Ann and Bailey finish before Jill. If Jack finishes right before Bailey, then Jill finishes last.

### Example Question #3 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

Solve for :

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Subtract 19, then divide by 7:

### Example Question #4 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

A bicycle originally costs $120.00. If it is on sale for 30% off, what is the sale price of the bicycle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First multiply the original price by 30%.

Then subtract that amount from the original price.

The sale price is $84.00

### Example Question #5 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First solve the parentheses.

Then solve from left to right since multiplication and division are interchangeable:

The answer is 20.

### Example Question #6 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, convert each mixed number into an improper fraction.

Then, reduce where possible and multiply.

Finally, convert your answer into a mixed-number fraction.

### Example Question #7 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, convert each mixed number into an improper fraction and flip the second fraction. Then, change the operation to multiplication:

Reduce where possible and multiply. Convert your answer into a mixed fraction.

### Example Question #8 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First find the exponent value for each number:

Then divide accordingly. The answer is 128.

### Example Question #9 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First follow order of operations and solve on each side.

Then, subtract 40 from each side to leave only the variable:

Finally, divide both sides by 2.

The answer is

### Example Question #10 : How To Find The Solution To An Equation

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First solve with order of operations on each side:

Then subtract 15 from each side:

Finally, divide each side by 5:

The answer is 5.

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