# 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?

##### 1 Answer

There are 5 multiple choice questions.

#### Explanation:

Let's start with the information you know.

Test=50 points

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.

How about

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