HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT                                                      School:   _________________

SECOND YEAR MATH OLYMPIAD March 25, 2000

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Measurement  Don't forget units!

                                                                                                              

 

1.         How many seconds are there in a normal year that is not a leap year?

 

 

 

 

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2.         If I go to work at 8:30 a.m. and work until 4:30 p.m. and take a 45 minute lunch break, how many minutes did I work ?

 

 

 

 

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3.         The front wheel of a vehicle has a circumference of 3 feet and the rear wheel has a circumference of 4 feet.  How many more complete turns will the front wheel make than the rear wheel in traveling a distance of 1 mile on a straight road?  (1 mile = 5280 feet)

 

 

 

 

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4.         A rectangular box has dimensions 12 feet by 14 feet by 15 feet.  What is the surface area of the box?

 

 

 

 

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5.         A freight train that is one kilometer long goes through a tunnel that is one kilometer long.  If the train is traveling at 15 kilometers per hour, how long will it take to pass through the tunnel?

 

 

 

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