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MATHEMATICS PRIMARY FIVE THIRD TERM QUESTIONS

1. Express 24040046 in words.
A. Two hundred and forty thousand and four hundred and forty-six
B. Twenty-four thousand four hundred and forty-six
C. Twenty-four million, forty thousand and forty-six
D. Twenty-four million four hundred thousand and forty-six
E. Two million forty million four hundred thousand and forty-six

2. Write in figures: Two million, five thousand and forty-two.
A. 2005042
B. 205042
C. 104836
D. 20050042
E. 250042

3. Subtract the H.C.F of 9, 18, and 27 from the L.C.M of 16 and 2
A. 9
B. 27
C. 7
D. 39
E. 48

4. Find the quotient of 46.8 and 10
A. 46.8
B. 4.68
C. 0.468
D. 4.86
E. 0.0468

5. Simplify 3x + x – 2x + 4x
A. 5x
B. 7x
C. 6x
D. 4x
E. 3x

6. The product of two numbers is 24. If one of the numbers is -3, find the second number.
A. -8
B. -6
C. 4
D. 6
E. 8

7. Convert 0.25 to a simple fraction.
A. ½
B. 2/3
C. 3/5
D. 1/4
E. 4/5
8. A trader bought an article for N500 and sold it for N650. Find her profit percent.
A. 5%
B. 10%
C. 20%
D. 30%
E. 331/3%

9. What is the value of 12.6 x 0.32 to the nearest whole number?
A. 4
B. 6
C. 8
D. 12
E. 16

10. Sum together 13.2, 1.63, and 0.729.
A. 36.79
B. 15.559
C. 15.379
D. 14.794
E. 14.559

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11. By what is 1.327 multiplied to get one thousand, three hundred and twenty seven?
A. 10000
B. 1000
C. 100
D. 10
E. 0.1
12. I have 40 mangoes; I gave 12 out to John and 3 to Musa. What fraction reduced to its term did I give out?
A. 7/10
B. 5/5
C. 3/8
D. 3/10
E. 3/40

13. Subtract the smallest of these fractions from the largest: ½, 2/5, ¾, and 2/3
A. ½
B. 2/5
C. 1/8
D. 2/3
E. ¼

14. Express 270 as a product of its prime factors.
A. 2x3x3x3x5
B. 2x3x5x9
C. 2x3x5x59
D. 2x3x15
E. 3x3x5x6

15. If 10 is multiplied by a number, x and the result is added to 5, this statement may be written in algebra as:
A. 15
B. 5 + 10x
C. 20
D. 15x
E. 25x

16. Simplify 1½ of ¼ + 5½ ÷ ¾
A. 413/32
B. 615/24
C. 717/24
D. 75/6
E. 11½

17. Simplify 28axy2 ÷ 7xy2
A. 4a
B. 4ay
C. 4axy
D. 7ay
E. 4ay2

 

19. 178.4673 rounded to 2 decimal places is
A. 180
B. 1780.00
C. 178.47
D. 178.46
E. 170.47

The marks scored in primary science by ten
pupils are as follows:
16, 14, 13, 16, 18, 19, 20, 15, 18, 18
Use the above given data to answer questions 20 to 23
20. What is the modal mark?
A. 14
B. 15
C. 16
D. 18
E. 20

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21. What is the average mark?
A. 21
B. 19
C. 17
D. 15
E. 13
22. What is the value of the median mark?
A. 16.0
B. 16.7
C. 17.0
D. 19.7
E. 20.0

23. Arrange the following in ascending order 15, 5, -10, -18, -35

A. 15, 5, -10, -18, -35
B. -35, -18, 15, -10, 5
C. 5, -10, 15, -18, -35
D. -35, -18, -10, 5, 15
E. -35, -18, 5, -10, 15

 

25. The area of the floor of a room is 169cm2. Calculate its length given that it is a square floor.
A. 13cm
B. 25cm
C. 52cm
D. 26cm
E. 169cm

26. Calculate the circumference of a circle whose radius is 14cm. (π = 22/7)
A. 44cm
B. 88cm
C. 154cm
D. 616cm
E. 1232cm
27. A football fields is 120m long and 65m wide. Find its perimeter.
A. 110m
B. 185m
C. 370m
D. 480m
E. 7800m

28. A box has a volume of 140cm3. If its breadth is 5cm and its length is 7cm, find its height.
A. 6cm
B. 5cm
C. 4cm
D. 3½cm
E. 2½cm

32. In the diagram below, find the angles marked x.

A. 40o
B. 60o
C. 70o
D. 120o
E. 140o

33. When angle is greater than 180o but less than 360o, what is it called?
A. Reflex angle
B. Obtuse angle
C. Right angle
D. Isosceles angle
E. Angle on a straight line

34. Find the value of x in the equation:
2x – 4 = 16
A. 7
B. 5
C. 8
D. 9
E. 10

35. Simplify – 4 + (-7) – 4
A. -9
B. -15
C. +15
D. -11
E. +10

36. Select the correct answer to:
9 x 2 – 12 ÷ 2 + 2
A. 243
B. 218
C. 5
D. 14
E. 15

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