# How is 5/8 expressed as a decimal?

Below are 4 literacy and 5 numeracy sample questions. Please note that the answers can be found at the bottom of the page.

1. Select the word that is spelled incorrectly.

1. conscious
2. wierd
3. metaphor
4. pastime

2. ______ is to CLEANING as MEDICINE is to CURING

1. chore
2. dirt
3. soap
4. germs
5. shiny

3. Fire-fighters are held in great ______ by society for saving the lives and ______ of others.

1. esteem, properties
2. esteem, property
3. esteem proprietary
4. esteem, properly
5. None of the above

4. Susan ______ already run the London Marathon three times.

1. have
2. will have
3. has
4. will

5. 13/7 is equal to:

1. 26/49
2. 1 18/49
3. 1 42/49
4. 2 7/49

6. How is 5/8 expressed as a decimal?

1. 0.5
2. 0.65
3. 0.47
4. 0.75
5. 0.625

7. How much is 25% of 400?

1. 250
2. 100
3. 150
4. 200
5. 75

8. The Tube travels 100 meters every 2 seconds. How far will it travel in 36 seconds?

1. 1,670 m
2. 1,836 m
3. 200 m
4. 286 m
5. 11,480 m
6. None of the above

9. If a patient is prescribed 25 ml of amoxicillin 5 times a day, for a 10-week course, but only takes 8.5 weeks of it. How many doses does he have left over?