The 2024 SAT standardized test is a critical assessment for college admissions. The math section covers a wide range of topics. To help students prepare, we’ve created a practice paper. This paper includes various math problems to help students become familiar with the test format and excel in their exam.

1. An advertisement for Royal Rat Rations states: “7 out of 8 veterinarians recommend Royal Rat Rations for your fancy rat.” No other information about the data is provided by the company.

Based on this data, which of the following inferences is most valid?

A. Royal Rat Rations provides the best nutrition for fancy rats.

B. If you do not feed your rat Royal Rat Rations, your rat will be unhealthy.

C. Only one veterinarian does not recommend Royal Rat Rations for your fancy rat.

D. Of the veterinarians surveyed by Royal Rat Rations, the majority recommend Royal Rat Rations for your fancy rat.

2. \( \frac{1}{2} \)t + 4 = \( \frac{3}{4} \)t – 5

In the equation above, what is the value of t ?

A. 4

B. 9

C. 18

D. 36

3. Dogs need 8.5 to 17 ounces of water each day for every 10 pounds of their weight. Everett has two dogs-Ringo is a 35-pound black lab mix, and Elvis is a 55-pound beagle. Which of the following ranges represents the approximate total number of ounces of water, w, that Elvis and Ringo need in a week?

A. 77 ≤ w ≤ 153

B. 109 ≤ w ≤ 218

C. 536 ≤ w ≤ 1,071

D. 765 ≤ w ≤ 1,530

4. Priya is planning to send her favorite dry rub recipe to a friend who lives in France. Before sending the recipe, Priya wants to convert the American customary units in the instructions into metric units so that her friend will easily be able to understand the measurements. If the recipe calls for a ratio of four ounces of paprika to every seven ounces of chili powder, and if Priya’s friend is planning to make a large batch of dry rub with 91 total ounces of chili powder, approximately how many total grams of paprika and chili powder will the recipe require? (1 ounce = 28.3 grams)

A. 4,047 grams

B. 4,521 grams

C. 4,925 grams

D. 5,149 grams

5. Luciano measured the amount of water that evaporated over a period of time from a container holding w ounces of water, where w is greater than 12. By the end of the first day, the cup had lost 2 ounces of water. By the end of the 7th day, the cup had lost an additional 8 ounces of water. By the end of the 11th day, the cup had lost half of the water that remained after the 7th day. Which of the following represents the remaining amount of water, in ounces, in Luciano’s container at the end of the 11th day?