**HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT School:
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**FIRST YEAR MATH OLYMPIAD March 25,
2000**

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**Measurement**

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1. How many seconds are there in a day?

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2. How far will
I go if I travel for 4 hours and 20 minutes at 60 miles per hour?

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3. A purse
contains 20 coins. Some are dimes and
some are nickels. The coins are worth
more than $1.40. What is the least
number of dimes in the purse?

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4. Joanne sold
4/5 of her pencils for 15 cents each.
If she has eight pencils left, how much money did Joanne receive for the
pencils she sold?

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5. Phil's recipe for sparkling punch calls for two 32-ounce bottles of ginger ale and a pint of raspberry sherbet. If Phil wants to use a gallon of raspberry sherbet, how many bottles of ginger ale will he need? (8 pints = 1 gallon)