## If the operation # is defined as x # y = , where x and y are real numbers such that x ≠ -y, then what is the value of (-3)#(-7)?

(A)10

(B) 4

(C) 1

(D) -4

(E) -10

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 3 consecutive even integers. If the perimeter of the triangle is 48 inches, what is the length, in inches, of the longest side?

（A）12 （B） 14 （C） 16 （D） 18 （E） 24

**Correct Answer: D**

Six points (U, V, W, X, Y, Z) appear on a number line in that order, as shown in the figure below. Which of the following rays does NOT contain WX ?

（A）UY （B） VZ （C） YV （D） YZ （E） ZV

**Correct Answer: D**

A square and a regular pentagon have equal perimeters. If the pentagon has sides of length 12, what is the area of the square?

（A）30 （B） 48 （C） 60 （D） 225 （E） 244

**Correct Answer: D**

### More ACT Math Exam Questions

- 1For ∠D in ΔDEF below, which of the following trigonometric expressions has value ?
- 2
The figure below shows representations of the first 4 triangular numbers, through . What is the value of ?

- 3What is the maximum number of distinct diagonals that can be drawn in the hexagon shown below?
- 4
In the following figure, the regular octagon has a side with a length of 1. What is the area of the shaded region?

- 5Gail made apple jelly and applesauce out of a bushel of apples. If the number of jars of jelly, j, is 3 less than twice the number of jars of applesauce, a, which expression shows the relationship of jars of jelly, j, to the jars of applesauce, a?