# Question: question 9 a freight carrier charges 057 for a package...

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**Question 9:
A freight carrier charges $0.57 for a package weighing up to one
ounce plus and additional $0.32 for each additional ounce or
fraction of an ounce. A company is shipping a package weighing 224
grams. What is the cost to ship the package in dollars and
cents?**

**Question 11:
Even if a person is in very good shape, applying to be a police
officer requires commitment to fitness. Applicants must pass a
physical fitness test. In order to prepare for the test, Janet
purchases an activity tracker to record her steps. Her goal is to
walk 10,000 steps each day. She measures her average step length to
be 30 inches. If she walks 10,000 steps in a day, how many miles
will she walk? Round to the nearest tenth.**

**Question 12:
Even if a person is in very good shape, applying to be a police
officer requires commitment to fitness. Applicants must pass a
physical fitness test. In order to prepare for the test, Janet
purchases an activity tracker to record her steps. Her goal is to
walk 10,000 steps each day. She measures her average step length to
be 30 inches. When Janet runs, her average step length increases to
36 inches. How many steps would she have to take to run 1 mile
(5,280 feet)? Round to the nearest step.**

**Question 13:
Handles-n-Things is a small enterprise company buying new carpet
for their office room. The room is 15 ft. wide and 24 ft. long. The
carpeting is sold only in square yards. How many square yards of
carpeting will they need? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of
a square yard? Area of a rectangle = length x width.**

**Question 14:
Most states categorize possession of cocaine charges by weight.
Possessing less than a gram will result in the lowest level of
felony. From there, the weight categories are broken into degrees.
The higher the weight, the higher degree of felony charged. New
York State uses the measures given in the table below to charge a
suspect.**

**Amount Charge
Over ⅛ oz. Class C felony
Over ½ oz. Class B felony
Over 2 oz. Class A-II felony
Over 4 oz. Class A-I felony**

**If a suspect is in possession of .06 kilograms of
cocaine how many ounces does he possess? What will be the
charge?**

**Question 15:
Most states categorize possession of cocaine charges by weight.
Possessing less than a gram will result in the lowest level of
felony. From there, the weight categories are broken into degrees.
The higher the weight, the higher degree of felony charged. New
York State uses the measures given in the table below to charge a
suspect.**

**Amount Charge
Over ⅛ oz. Class C felony
Over ½ oz. Class B felony
Over 2 oz. Class A-II felony
Over 4 oz. Class A-I felony**

**If a suspect is in possession of 20 grams of cocaine how
many ounces does he possess? What will be the charge?**

**Question 16:
Paul is 2 meters tall and Raymond is 6 feet tall. Who is
taller?**

**Question 17:
Put these measurements in order from largest to smallest: 9000ml,
0.048 kl, 4.8L**

**Question 18:
Soldering is accomplished by quickly heating metal parts. Solder is
a metal that is melted to join metallic surfaces together. Common
solder formulations based on tin and lead are listed below. The
fraction represents percentage of tin first, then lead, totaling
100%.**

**Tin/Lead Melting Point (°C)
40/60 230 °C
50/50 214 °C
60/40 190 °C
63/37 183 °C
95/5 224 °C**

**With the same soldering iron, assuming the soldering
iron’s highest temperature is 204 degrees Centigrade, would you be
able to make the repair if you had solder made of
50/50?**

**Yes OR No**

**Question 19:
Soldering is accomplished by quickly heating metal parts. Solder is
a metal that is melted to join metallic surfaces together. Common
solder formulations based on tin and lead are listed below. The
fraction represents percentage of tin first, then lead, totaling
100%.**

**Tin/Lead Melting Point (°C)
40/60 230 °C
50/50 214 °C
60/40 190 °C
63/37 183 °C
95/5 224 °C**

**The soldering iron’s highest temperature setting is 400
°F. What is the soldering iron’s temperature in
Centigrade?**

**Question 20:
You are on a business trip in Great Britain. Great Britain uses the
pound for currency. The exchange rate is 1 British Pound is
equivalent to $1.46. If you exchange $100 for British pounds, how
many pounds will you receive?**

**Outcomes
Completing this Assessment will help you to fulfill the following
course outcome:**

**Solve workplace related problems by converting within
and between the Metric and U.S. measurement systems regarding time,
distance, area, volume, and temperature.**