### MATH 100 Quiz 1

**Name:**

You may use a calculator on this quiz. You may not use a cell phone or
computer. To receive full credit please show your work carefully and
give justifications for your answers. If you find that you are
spending a lot of time on one problem, leave it blank and move on to
the next.

- (20 points) Evaluate x
^{2} - 3x + 2 when x = 4.

- (20 points) Evaluate | -7 - (-2) |

- (20 points) Simplify 6(2x + 3) + 3(3x + 1).

- (20 points) Simplify: (8x
^{12})^{-3}

- (20 points) What is the value of (-4)
^{2}?

**Bonus** (5 points) Use absolute value and inequality symbols to
write the statement "The distance between x and 4 is less than 2."