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

 A. 63 cm2 B. 16 cm2 C. 10 cm2 D. 29.5 cm2 E. 31.5 cm2

2. If Bryana has a 200ml bottle of coke and drinks 152ml of it, how much is left?

 A. 36ml B. 48ml C. 59ml D. 63ml E. 21ml This question was suggested by Bryana, Australia, St Thomsa the apostle school, Kambah, 2902

3. How many grams are in one kilogram?

 A. 10 B. 10000 C. 1000 D. 100 E. 100000

4. What is the volume of a cuboid with dimensions 7cm, 9cm and 5cm?

 A. 315 cm3 B. 21 cm2 C. 21 cm3 D. 630cm3 E. 260cm3

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

 A. 5.65m B. 6.65m C. 5.75m D. 5.55m E. 4.34m

6. 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?

 A. 18.6cm B. 18.4cm C. 10.2cm D. 9.2cm E. 9.3cm This question was suggested by Hockey Puck, Birmingham

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

 A. 24 sq cm B. 240 cm C. 120 sq cm D. 240 sq cm E. 2.4 sq cm This question was suggested by Jan, Leeds

8. How many centimetres are there in a kilometre?

 A. 10 B. 100 C. 1000 D. 10000 E. 100000

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

 A. 55 B. 34 C. 56 D. 112 E. 256 This question was suggested by Devonte Harris, Sacramento

10. What are the first 6 numbers of pie

 A. 3.14158 B. 3.14159 C. 2.16348 D. 3.14128 E. 2.12345 This question was suggested by George C, Guernsey

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