### All SSAT Upper Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Absolute Value

Evaluate for :

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### Example Question #1 : Absolute Value

Evaluate for :

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Substitute 0.6 for :

### Example Question #2 : How To Find Absolute Value

Evaluate for :

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**Correct answer:**

Substitute .

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Absolute Value

Which of the following sentences is represented by the equation

**Possible Answers:**

The sum of three and the absolute value of the sum of a number is three less than the number.

The absolute value of the sum of a number and seven is three greater than the number.

The absolute value of the sum of a number and seven is three less than the number.

None of the other responses are correct.

The sum of three and the absolute value of the sum of a number is three greater than the number.

**Correct answer:**

The absolute value of the sum of a number and seven is three less than the number.

is the absolute value of , which in turn is the sum of a number and seven and a number. Therefore, can be written as "the absolute value of the sum of a number and seven". Since it is equal to , it is three less than the number, so the equation that corresponds to the sentence is

"The absolute value of the sum of a number and seven is three less than the number."

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Absolute Value

Define

Evaluate .

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None of the other responses is correct.

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### Example Question #3 : How To Find Absolute Value

Define an operation as follows:

For all real numbers ,

Evaluate: .

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The expression is undefined.

None of the other responses is correct.

**Correct answer:**

, or, equivalently,

### Example Question #241 : Integers

Define .

Evaluate .

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**Correct answer:**

, or, equivalently,

### Example Question #11 : How To Find Absolute Value

Define an operation as follows:

For all real numbers ,

Evaluate .

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### Example Question #1 : Absolute Value

Define .

Evaluate .

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### Example Question #181 : Integers

Define an operation as follows:

For all real numbers ,

Evaluate

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Both and

**Correct answer:**

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