Mensuration Multiple Choice Topic Test

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Mensuration Multiple Choice Topic Test

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

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Here are 10 Mensuration 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. 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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2. Jim drinks one and a half litres of water every day. How many ml does he drink from Monday to Friday?

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3. How many grams are in one kilogram?

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4. The perimeter of a rectangle is 28.6cm. One side of the rectangle is 5.1cm. What is the size of the longer side of the rectangle?

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This question was suggested by Hockey Puck, Birmingham

5. What are the first 6 numbers of pie

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This question was suggested by George C, Guernsey

6. How many centimetres are there in a kilometre?

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7. A rectangle is 6 metres long and 3 metres wide. What is the area?

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This question was suggested by Jordan Chapman, Manchester, England

8. If the height of a triangle is 7cm and the length of its base is 9cm then its area is:

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9. Approximately how many centimeters are there in 1 foot?

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This question was suggested by John Jones, Gordano School. North Somerset

10. The area of a rectangle is 24cm2. How many different possibilities are there of side lengths (whole numbers only)?

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This question was suggested by Murray McArtney, Dundee

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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.

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