##### HESI A2- MATH PRACTICE TEST- Part 1

**What kind of number system is commonly used in the United States?**

- Tertiary
- Decimal
- Napolenonic
- Binary

B

Place value is not used in which numeric system?

- Arabian
- Cyrillic
- Decimal
- Roman

D

The numeral 0 is not used in which numeric system?

- Roman
- Decimal
- Chinese
- Bulgarian

A

A telemarketer must call 157 U.S. phone numbers every shift to meet their quota. How many buttons will have to be pushed to make 157 long-distance calls?

- 2,000
- 1,727
- 1,099
- 1,570

B

A newborn weighs 3,459 grams. There are 453.59 grams per pound. What is the infant's weight in pounds and ounces?

- 7 lb 10 oz
- 10 lb 7 oz
- 13 lb 3 oz
- 3 lb 13 oz

A

What temperature in Celsius is 98.6^{o }Fahrenheit?

(enter numeric value only. If rounding is necessary round to the whole number.)

37

**A nurse works in a military hospital from 1300 to 2000. What
time of day does this nurse work?**

- Early in the morning to early afternoon
- Lunch time to midnight
- Early afternoon to bedtime
- Midnight to sunrise

C

**A nurse is reviewing the daily intake and output (I&O) of
a patient consuming a clear diet. The drainage bag denotes a total
of 1,000 mL for the past 24 hours. The total intake is:**

2 8oz cups of coffee

1 16-oz serving of clear soup

1 pint of water consumed throughout the day.

**How much is the deficit in milliliters?**

(enter numeric value only. If rounding is necessary round to the whole number.)

440

**A woman received a bottle of perfume as a present. The bottle
contains 1/2 oz of perfume. How many milliliters is this?**

15

**The metric system of measurement was developed in France
during Napoleons reign. It is based on what multiplication factor?**

- The length of Napoleon's forearm
- 2
- 10
- Atomic weight of helium

C

**How many meters are in a kilometer?**

1,000

**How many grams are in a kilogram?**

1,000

To convert pounds to kilograms, what factor is used?

- 2.2
- 0.334
- 10
- 22

A

**A teacher's aide is preparing a snack for the class. In order
to prepare the powdered drink, the aide must convert the directions
to metric. The directions say, "Dilute contents of package in 2
quarts of water." The aide has a measuring device marked in
liters. How many liters of water should be used"**

1.9

**How many milliliters are in 1 liter?**

- 30
- 10
- 100
- 1,000

D

**A seamstress is measuring a model for a new dress. The tape
measure is marked in centimeters. The seamstress needs to convert
that measurement into inches. If the centimeters, what is that in inches?**

- 25.74 inches
- 166.12 inches
- 32.50 inches
- 17 inches

A

**There are 2.54 centimeters in an inch. How many centimeters
are in 1 foot?**

30.48

**How many centimeters in a milimeter?**

- 1/10
- 1
- 10
- 100

A

**How many centimeter in a meter?**

- 1/100
- 10
- 100
- 1,000

C

**A newspaper kiosk sells 10 varieties of newspapers from around
the world. The average daily sales for some of the varieties are as follows:**

English language newspapers-eight papers,sells 25 of each paper each day

French language newspapers-two papers, sells one of each paper each day

Korean language newspapers-one paper, sells 16 each day

Japanese language newspapers-eight papers, sells 16 of each paper each day

Russian language newspapers-one papers, sells 22 each day

**How many of these newspapers are sold each day?**

368