**3 ^{RD} TERM PROMOTIONAL EXAMINATION 2014/2015**

**CLASS: PRIMARY 6 SUBJECT: MATHEMATICS **

**NAME:……………………………………………………………………………..**

**Section A: Objective Test**

1. Find the difference between LXVI and XLI. (a) 25 (b) 45 (c) 65 (d) 75

2. Given that 12 / x = 10; What is x? (a) 0.2 (b) 1.2 (c) 2.2 (d) 2.1

3. Simplify 0.35 + 0.053 + 0.035 + 9.5 (a) 0.9938 (b) 9.938 (c) 21.8 (d) 99.38

4. If Y x Y x Y = 27. What is the value of Y? (a) 131/2 (b) 9 (c) 3 (d) 5

5. If 4b = 24, what is b? (a) 20 (b) 15 (c) 6 (d) 3

6. What is the volume of the cuboid?

8cm 5cm

10cm

7. Multiply 23.3 by 2.7 (a) 76410 (b) 7641 (c) 76.41 (d) 7.641

8. What fraction of 2 minutes is 6 seconds? (a) 1/6 (b) 1/10 (c) 1/20 (d) 1/60

9. Write 1111111111 in words (a) One million, One eleven thousand and eleven (b) One billion, One million, eleven thousand, one hundred and one (c) One billion, One hundred and eleven million, One hundred and eleven thousand, \one hundred and eleven (d) Onety One billion, one million and eleven hundred thousand and eleven

10. Expand 148.04921 (a) 140 + 8 + 4/100 + 9/1000 + 2/1000 + 1/10000

(b) 100 + 40 + 8 + 0/10 + 4/100 +9/1000 + 2/10000 + 1/100000

(c) 148 + 0/0 + 4/10 + 9/100 + 2/1000 + 1/1000

(d) 1 + 4 + 8 + 9/10 + 4/2 + 2/1 + 1/1000

11. Write out all factors of 1234. _________________________

(a) 1, 2, 3, and 4 (b) 1, 2, 6 and 34 (c) 1, 2, 617 and 1234 (d) 4, 3, 2 and 34

12. Calculate the L.C.M. of 19, 91 and 191. ___________ (a) 191 (b) 22076 (c) 330239 (d) 148937

13. Calculate .the H.C.F of 101, 202 and 303. ____________ (a) 101 (b) 202 (c) 303 (d) 504

14. Calculate the area of this shape. (a) 22176m^{2 } (b) 61724m^{2} (c) 531696m^{2} (d) 264m^{2}

15. Convert ¾ to a decimal number. (a) 0.34 (b) 0.35 (c) 0.75 (d) 0.55

16. Express 15m as a decimal of 1km. (a) 1.5 (b) 1.05 (c) 0.015 (d) 0.0015

17. How many faces has a cube? (a) 24 (b) 4 (c) 2 (d) 6

18. Find the value of √ 3^{2} x 7^{2} (a) 5 ¼ (b) 21 (c) 42 (d) 84

19. Express CDLX in Hindu Arabic numeral. (a) 660 (b) 460 (c) 350 (d) 440

20. A house wife spent 3/7 of her money to buy beans and ½ of the remainder to buy rice. What fraction of her money is left? (a) 1/7 (b) 2/7 (c) 3/7 (d) 1/14

21. Add up 2.04 + 0.78 + 23.1 + 0.6 (a) 5.19 (b) 18.15 (c) 25.98 (d) 26.52

22. What is the average of 103, 137, 167 and 193? (a) 148 (b) 150 (c) 152 (d) 600

23. What is the simple interest on ~~N~~250.00 for 6 years at the rate of 5%? (a) ~~N~~ 12.50 (b) ~~N~~ 25 (c) ~~N~~ 75 (d) N 50

24. Which of the following fractions is the smallest: 1/9, 1/8, 1/7, 1/4 and 1/5? (a) ¼ (b) 1/9 (c) 1/5 (d) 1/8

25. Divide 7005 by 5. (a) 1401 (b) 1410 (c) 1041 (d) 141

26. Express 1/5 as a percentage. (a) 1% (b) 10% (c) 5% (d) 20%

27. Express 625 as a fraction of 1000 in its lowest term. (a) ½ (b) 19/40 (c) 7/8 (d) 5/8

28. Express 5 % as a decimal. (a) 0.005 (b) 0.05 (c) 0.5 (d) 5.0

29. What is the value of 8 in 8576? (a) 8 (b) 8000 (c) 800 (d) 80

30. What shape best describes the shape of this question paper? (a) Cylinder (b) square (c) rectangle (d) cuboid

**Section B: Theory**

1. A man left an inheritance for his wife and his son. The wife was given half of the inheritance while the son was given one-quarter of what was left. If the boy was given ~~N~~96,000;

(a) How much was given to the wife?

(b) How much was the worth of the inheritance?

2. Calculate the area of the shaded portion

7m

5m 5m

9m 9m

5m

3. Study the following given set of figures: 1, 1, 1,1, 1,3,2,9,1 and 8.

Calculate: (a) Mean

(b) Median

(c) Mode

4a. Mass measurement is used to measure ____________

b. The basic unit of measuring weight is ______________

c. 1000 grammes is equal to ________________

d. Draw one instrument that is used to measure weight.

5. Share 45 oranges .between Taiwo and Kehinde in the ratio 2 : 3.

(a) Who has the larger share?

(b) What is the difference between Taiwo's and Kehinde's share?