Arithmetic Multiple Choice Topic Test

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Arithmetic Multiple Choice Topic Test

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

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Here are 10 Arithmetic 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. Jack thought of a number, multiplied it by 8 then added on 100 then subtracted 55. The total was 245. What was the first number Jack thought of.

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This question was suggested by Joshua M, Kimihia Primary School, Huntly NZ

2. What is 549 x 285?

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This question was suggested by Sophie Brown, Newcastle

3. How many sevens are there in 98?

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4. What is the smallest whole number whose square is a 4 digit number?

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This question was suggested by Anuraaj, Auckland, New Zealand

5. If everyone in the UK played Fast Factors once each day in July and there are 60 million people in the UK. How many times will it have been played in July?

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This question was suggested by Jason Pilsbury, Lichfield

6. What is 3 cubed add 8 cubed?

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This question was suggested by Lewis Jay Brandon, Luton

7. Some aliens are called Zylstras. Each Zylstra has got 6 fingers and 15 toes. How many fingers and toes do 7 Zylstras have in total?

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This question was suggested by Rowan and Mr Walker, Elmhurst Primary School

8. If there are 30 kids in each class and 13 classrooms how many kids attend the school?

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This question was suggested by Corbin Baxter, Kimihia School, Huntly, NZ

9. What is fourteen divided by four?

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10. What is 7 x 7 x 7 x 7 divided by 7?

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This question was suggested by Ryan Le Quesne, Kimhia Primary School, Huntly, New Zealand

Please note that unlike other Transum online exercises, the check button for this multiple choice quiz can only be clicked once when you have answered all ten questions. Check your answers carefully before clicking the button below. You teed to get at least 9 questions correct to be awarded a Transum Trophy.

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Instructions

Try your best to answer the questions above. Choose one of the five possible answers. When you have finished click the "check" button. If you have any questions wrong, do your best to do corrections but if there is anything you don't understand, please ask your teacher for help.

When you have got all of the questions correct you may want to print out this page and paste it into your exercise book. If you keep your work in an ePortfolio you could take a screen shot of your answers and paste that into your Maths file. You can also claim a 'Transum Trophy' by completing this quiz.

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