A test is worth 50 points. Multiple choice questions are worth 1 point and short answer questions are worth 3 points. If the test has 20 questions, how many multiple choice questions are there?
There are 5 multiple choice questions.
Let's start with the information you know.
Short answer question=3 points
Multiple choice question= 1 point
There are 20 questions
I solved this by multiplying the question numbers by 3.
If there were 18 short answer questions, then you would solve
Too much, considering the test is 50 points.