Decimals Multiple Choice Topic Test

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Decimals Multiple Choice Topic Test

Test your understanding of decimals with this ten question, self-marking multiple choice exercise.

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Here are 10 Decimals multiple choice questions written by people from around the world while using the main Pentransum activity. You can earn a Transum Trophy for answering at least 9 of them correctly.

1. What is the mean of 3, 3.3 and 3.33?

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2. What is fourteen divided by four?

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3. What is the value of 0.1 + 0.2 x 0.3 + 0.4?

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4. Evaluate 3 x 4.3 - 2 x 5.9

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5. A 4.35 metre section of wire was cut from a spool containing ten metres. How much wire is left on the spool?

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6. Which decimal is the same as 4%?

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This question was suggested by Mrs Pointon, London

7. What is 1.1 squared?

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8. Divide 96.6 by 0.3

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9. Subtract 7.07 from 9.9

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10. What is the sum of 1.2 and 3.4 and 5.6?

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