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. Fred has thought of a number. It is more than twenty. When divided by 4.5 it equals itself backwards. It is a multiple of 9. What is it?

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This question was suggested by Caitlin and Hamish, Berkley Normal Middle School, Hamilton, New Zealand

2. What is 15 + 16 + 20 + 3 + 156 + 193 + 45?

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This question was suggested by Mhairi, St Peters

3. My four friends and I bought a lotto ticket and won $75,000,000. We split the amount of prize money evenly between us. How much did each of us get?

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This question was suggested by Lorna-Jen Crallan., South Auckland Seventh Day Adventist primary school Auckland New Zealand.

4. Which of these will equal a number less than 20?

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This question was suggested by Tristan L, Wellington, NZ

5. In a family of 7, 2 boys have £3 each, 3 girls have £5 each and the rest have £7 each how much do they have altogether?

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This question was suggested by Mr Man, Bodmin College

6. What is 3 cubed?

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This question was suggested by Rafic Sukar, Leeds,UK,Allerton High school

7. If there were 49 spiders in an army, but 8 had just 7 legs, how many spiders legs were there in the army?

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This question was suggested by Emma C, Leeds

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

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This question was suggested by Bryana, Australia, St Thomsa the apostle school, Kambah, 2902

9. What is 3 cubed add 8 cubed?

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This question was suggested by Lewis Jay Brandon, Luton

10. The smallest whole number which can be added to 735 so that the resulting number is exactly divisible by 11 is:

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This question was suggested by Pradyumn Mahajan, The Mother's International School, New Delhi, India

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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