Name:    Try It Out -- Chapter 6, Lesson 4

Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

1.

Select the correct term to complete the sentence.

“A positive integer multiplied by a negative integer results in a ____ integer.
 a. positive b. negative

2.

Select the correct term to complete the sentence.

“A negative integer multiplied by a negative integer results in a ____ integer.
 a. positive b. negative

3.

Select the correct integer multiplication sentence for the description:

“Susan lost \$4 each week on her stock shares for five consecutive weeks.”
 a. -5 (4) c. 5 (4) b. 5 (-4) d. (-4)(-5)

4.

What is the greatest possible product of any two numbers in this list?

-2, -8, -14, 6, 9
 a. 54 c. 72 b. -126 d. 112

5.

Determine the product of the two integers -7 and 8
 a. 1 c. -56 b. -15 d. 56

6.

Determine the product

-8 ´ (-11)
 a. -88 b. 88

7.

Determine the product.

-7 ´ 3 ´ (-4)
 a. -84 c. 84 b. 74 d. -74

8.

Select the correct integer multiplication sentence for the description:

“When playing a game, Evelyn lost 7 points in each of her last three turns.”
 a. 7 ´ (-3) c. -7 ´ (-3) b. 7 ´ 3 d. 3 ´ (-7)

9.

Select the correct integer multiplication sentence for the description:

“The temperature fell 3°C a day for 4 days.”
 a. (-3)(4) c. 3(-4) b. 4(-3) d. (-3)(-4)

10.

Determine the product.

(-3)(-4)(-5)
 a. 60 c. -60 b. -12 d. 12