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. How many grams are in one kilogram?

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

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3. 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

4. What is the area of a parallelogram with base 24cm and height 10cm?

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This question was suggested by Jan, Leeds

5. A cube has a surface area of 1350 cm². What are its side lengths (in cm)?

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This question was suggested by Tristan, Wellington, New Zealand

6. What is the area of a triangle with a height of 7 and a base of 16

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This question was suggested by Devonte Harris, Sacramento

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 Anthony took 20 seconds to reach the finish line of a 100m race, what speed was he going at?

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This question was suggested by Kyle Dante, Thailand

9. 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

10. 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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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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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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