THIRD TERM MID-TERM EXAMINATIONS 2018/2019 CLASS:

SUBJECT: MATHEMATICS DATE__________________________

Section A: OBJECTIVES

Instructions: Underline the correct answers.

1. Which of the following is a prime numbers (a) 13 (b) 27 (c) 18 (d) 22

2. Find the value of ‘x’ if 4x + 9 = 53 (a) 5 (b)11 (c) 8 (d)1

3. Divide 0.6 by 10 (a) 6 (b) 6.0 (c) 0.06 (d) 0.006

4. Approximate 234.05 to the nearest whole number (a) 235 (b) 236 (c) 238 (d)234

5. 10% of 520 is? (a) 50 (b) 40 (c) 52 (d) 32

6. There are 30 pupils in a class. If 60% are girls, how many girls are in the class? (a) 12 (b) 15 (c) 18 (d) 21

7. If a box contains 9 balls and 5 cups, what is the probability of picking a cup first? (a) 5/9 B. 9/5 C. 9/14 D. 5/14

8. Find the area of a circle with diameter 7cm. (π = 22/7) (a) 38.5cm2 (b) 39.5cm2 (c) 40cm2 (d) None of the above

9. In a service, ¼ of the people are men, 1/3 are women and the rest are children. If there are 100 children, how many people are there altogether? (a) 25 (b) 240 (c) 200 (d) 100

10. Arrange the following set of fractions in ascending order. ¼, 2/5, 7/10, ½, 3/5

(a)¼, 7/10, 3/5 , ½, 2/5 (b) 7/10, 2/5, ¼, 3/5, ½ (c) 7/10, 3/5, ½, 2/5, ¼ (d) ¼, 2/5, ½, 3/5, 7/10

11. What is the volume of a cuboid 8m long, 6m wide and 5m high? (a) 19m3 (b)38m3 (c) 48cm3 (d)240cm3

12. What is the average of 29, 34 and 27 (a) 45 (b) 30 (c) 35 (d) 25

13. Simplify (√36 + √49) +15 (a) 18 (b) 27 (c) 28 (d) 36

14. In a class there are 27 pupils. Each pupil paid #20 as exam fee. How much was paid in total? (a) #270 (b) #640 (c) #340 (d) #540

15. How many days are there in four weeks? A. 40 B. 35 C. 28 D. 21

Part B: Theory

Answer all questions

1. Find the volume and total surface area of a cube with side 5cm.

2. Calculate the volume of a cylinder with height 6cm and radius 7cm.

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3. A bag contains 4 white balls, 6 blue balls and 10 yellow balls. Find the probability of

i. picking a white ball first

ii. picking a yellow ball first

iii. not picking a blue ball

iv. The probability of picking a ball

4. Find the volume of the cone with diameter 14cm and height 14cm.

CLASS: YEAR 6 QUANTITATIVE REASONING

Sample

32 = 4 x 2 +1

52 = 4 x 6 + 1

72 = 4 x 12 + 1

132 = 4 x a +1

d2 = b x c + 1

192 = 4 x e + 1

1. What does ‘a’ stand for in the table above?

A. 60 B. 70 C. 80 D. 90

2. What does ‘b’ stand for in the table above?

A. 1 B. 2 C. 3 D. 4

3. What does ‘c’ stand for in the table above?

A. 36 B. 40 C. 26 D. 56

4. What does ‘d’ stand for in the table above?

A. 10 B. 15 C. 25 D. 20

5. What does ‘e’ stand for in the table above?

A. 60 B. 70 C. 80 D. 90

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