Below is the hood math test, can you pass this?

CITY OF LOS ANGELES HIGH SCHOOL MATH PROFICIENCY EXAM

NAME_ _

GANG/CREW NAME

1. Ramon has an AK-47 with a 30 round clip. He usually misses 6 out

of every 10 shots and he uses 13 rounds per drive-by shooting. How many

drive-by shootings can Ramone attempt before he has to reload?

2. Otis has 2 ounces of cocaine. If he sells an 8 ball to Antonio for

$320 and 2 grams to Juan for $85 per gram, what is the street value of

The rest of his hold?

3. Rufus pimps 3 ho's. If the price is $85 per trick, how many tricks

per day must each ho turn to support Rufus's $800 per day crack

habit?

4. Dave wants to cut the pound of cocaine he bought for $40,000 to

Make 20% profit. How many ounce bags will he need to make to obtain

The 20% profit?

5. Desmond gets $200 for a stolen BMW, $150 for stealing a Corvette,

And $100 for a 4x4. If he steals 1 BMW, 2 Corvettes and 3 4x4's, how

many more Corvettes must he steal to have $900?

6. Tom got 6 years for murder. He also got $10,000 for the hit. If

His common-law wife spends $100 of his hit money per month, how much

Money will be left when he gets out?

7. If an average can of spray paint covers 22 square feet and the

Average letter is 3 square feet, how many letters can be sprayed with

3 eight ounce cans of spray paint with 20% paint left over?

8. Tyrone knocked up 3 girls in the gang. There are 27 girls in his

Gang. What is the exact percentage of girls Tyrone knocked up?

9. LaSheena is a lookout for the gang. LaSheena also has a Boa

Constrictor that eats 3 small rats per week at a cost of $5 per rat.

If LaSheena makes $700 week as a lookout, how many weeks can she feed

the Boa on one week's income?

10. Marvin steals Joe's skateboard. As Marvin skates away at 15 mph,

Joe loads his 357 Magnum. If it takes Joe 20 seconds to load his

piece, how far away will Marvin be when he gets whacked?

## Thursday, August 27, 2009

### Can you pass the hood math test?

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