Click on the circle that you think contains the correct answer.
You will also be able to create a Pentransum question each time you answer 20 questions correctly. You will be awarded a Transum virtual trophy when you have answered 50 questions correctly.
Here is your topic profile showing the questions you have so far answered:
Pentransum is designed for individuals or pairs of students to work on together. It can also be used as a whole class activity with the teacher projecting this page onto a whiteboard and students indicating their answers by:
* To use Student Sign tick this box to show the letters a - e in front of each of the possible answers.
The solutions to this and other Transum puzzles, exercises and activities are available here when you are signed in to your Transum subscription account. If you do not yet have an account and you are a teacher, tutor or parent you can apply for one by completing the form on the Sign Up page.
A Transum subscription also gives you access to the 'Class Admin' student management system, downloadable worksheets, many more teaching resources and opens up ad-free access to the Transum website for you and your pupils.
There is also a set of ten-question multiple choice exercises based on particular Maths topics.
Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for those learning Mathematics anywhere in the world. Click here to enter your comments.
Thanks for suggesting a Pentransum question.
It will be checked before being added to the live database.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
"It is interesting to note that when people are suggesting questions for Pentransum they also have to provide five possible answers. It could be assumed that with a free choice of how these answers are arranged, the correct answer would be equally likely to be assigned to each of the letters A to E. This is not the case however. It appears that people are roughly twice as likely to choose the middle answer (C) rather than either of the outside answers (A or E). Here is a breakdown of the choices as read from the database. "