What is the 12th:
a) Odd number; 23
b) Square number; 144
c) Prime number. 37
Find all the factors of:
34
1, 2, 17, 34.
Subtract the 6th from the 9th multiples of:
3
9
What are the names of regular polygons with:
a) four sides;
b) five sides;
c) six sides.
Square, Pentagon and Hexagon (all regular)
Round the following numbers to three significant figures:
a) 58.24; 58.2
b) 413823; 414000
c) 0.008395; 0.00840
Find the area of a triangle that has a base of 6cm and a height of 11cm.
33cm^{2}
Find the area of a trapezium that has a base of 12cm, a height of 8cm and a top (parallel to base) of 4cm. 64cm^{2}
Evaluate:
\( \frac{4}{7} + \frac{10}{13}\) \(= 1\frac{31}{91}\)
Evaluate:
\( \frac{1}{3} × \frac{5}{6}\) \(= \frac{5}{18}\)
Evaluate:
\( \frac{2}{3} ÷ \frac{5}{4}\) \(= \frac{8}{15}\)
Name the red part.
Describe the red region.
What is the formula?
What is it?
Convert this fraction to a percentage to 3 significant figures.
\( \frac{5}{6}\) \(= 83.3\)%
Find the area of a circle that has a radius of 3cm. Give your answer to three significant figures.
28.3cm^{2}
Find the circumference of a circle that has a radius of 3cm. Give your answer to three significant figures.
18.8cm^{2}
Calculate the value of:
6.5 + 6.5
= 13
Calculate the value of:
7.3 − 1.6
= 5.7
Calculate the value of:
6.4 × 6.6
= 42.24
Calculate the value of:
115.2 ÷ 16
= 7.2
What is the value of:
4^{2}
= 16
What is the value of:
3^{0}
= 1
Calculate the value of:
55 + 56
= 111
Calculate the value of:
62 − 29
= 33
Calculate the value of:
99 × 47
= 4653
Calculate the value of:
1075 ÷ 25
= 43
Find the value of:
55% of 240
= 132
Find the value of:
3.73 × 10^{4}
= 37300
Find the highest common factor of forty and twenty.
= 20
3 × 2 = 6  9 × 3 = 27 
8 × 2 = 16  7 × 3 = 21 
5 × 3 = 15  6 × 2 = 12 
4 × 5 = 20  2 × 3 = 6 
5 × 6 = 30  4 × 5 = 20 
8 × 3 = 24  3 × 10 = 30 
9 × 10 = 90  7 × 12 = 84 
6 × 3 = 18  2 × 6 = 12 
9 × 2 = 18  6 × 2 = 12 
5 × 2 = 10  4 × 2 = 8 
7 × 2 = 14  3 × 2 = 6 
8 × 2 = 16  2 × 2 = 4 
9 × 3 = 27  6 × 3 = 18 
8 × 3 = 24  3 × 3 = 9 
4 × 3 = 12  7 × 3 = 21 
5 × 3 = 15  2 × 3 = 6 
9 × 4 = 36  5 × 4 = 20 
4 × 4 = 16  3 × 4 = 12 
6 × 4 = 24  8 × 4 = 32 
7 × 4 = 28  2 × 4 = 8 
5 × 5 = 25  8 × 5 = 40 
6 × 5 = 30  4 × 5 = 20 
9 × 5 = 45  3 × 5 = 15 
7 × 5 = 35  2 × 5 = 10 
7 × 6 = 42  8 × 6 = 48 
4 × 6 = 24  9 × 6 = 54 
5 × 6 = 30  3 × 6 = 18 
6 × 6 = 36  2 × 6 = 12 
9 × 7 = 63  3 × 7 = 21 
5 × 7 = 35  4 × 7 = 28 
6 × 7 = 42  7 × 7 = 49 
8 × 7 = 56  2 × 7 = 14 
9 × 8 = 72  6 × 8 = 48 
8 × 8 = 64  3 × 8 = 24 
4 × 8 = 32  7 × 8 = 56 
5 × 8 = 40  2 × 8 = 16 
6 × 9 = 54  5 × 9 = 45 
9 × 9 = 81  8 × 9 = 72 
3 × 9 = 27  4 × 9 = 36 
7 × 9 = 63  2 × 9 = 18 
5 × 12 = 60  4 × 12 = 48 
8 × 12 = 96  7 × 12 = 84 
9 × 12 = 108  3 × 12 = 36 
6 × 12 = 72  2 × 12 = 24 
Write this fraction in its simplest form:
\( \frac{4}{8}\) \(= \frac{1}{2}\)
Evaluate:
\( 2\frac{3}{4} − \frac{7}{8}\) \(= 1\frac{7}{8}\)
Find AB if AC = 4.5m and BC = 6.5m. 4.69m
Find angle ABC if AC = 6m and AB = 7m. 40.6^{o}
Find AB if angle ABC = 62^{o} and BC = 3.2m. 1.50m
Give your answer in Roman numerals.
^{2}
Give your answer in Roman numerals.
^{2}
Give your answer in Roman numerals.
^{2}
Convert this fraction to a decimal to 3 significant figures.
\( \frac{3}{7}\) \(= 0.429\)
Convert this decimal to a fraction.
\(0.87\) = \( \frac{87}{100}\)
Increase £160 by 40%
£224
What is the lowest common multiple of four and twelve.
= 12
6,17,28,39,50...
Find the:
a) next term; 61
b) n^{th} term; 11n  5
c) term number 37; 402
5,20,80,320,1280...
Find the:
a) next term; 5120
b) n^{th} term; 5 × 4^{n1}
c) term number 10; 1310720
If £240 is invested for 4 years with a simple interest rate of 4%, find the amount of interest earned. £38.40
If £180 is invested with an interest rate of 3% compounded annually, find the value of the investment after 6 years. £214.93
If £1 is worth $1.58, convert:
a) £100 to dollars; $158.00
b) $100 to pounds; £63.29
What are the coordinates of the midpoint of the line joining:
\((3,4) \text{ and } (13,8)\)
(8,2)
What is the gradient of the line joining:
\((3,5) \text{ and } (6,1)\)
2
Here are the coordinates of 3 vertices of a square, what are the coordinates of the 4^{th}?
\((4,2),(9,7),(1,7)\)
(4,12)
a) 7 − 14 = 7
b) 7 × (9) = 63
c) (6−15)(7−12) = 45
d) 63 ÷ (9) = 7
e) (6)^{2} = 36
If p = 6, q = 19 and
r = 5 evaluate:
a) 2q − p = 32
b) pq + r = 109
c) p^{2} − 5q  r = 54
Solve:
\(5x = 45\)
\(x = 9\)
Solve:
\(4x +8= 16\)
\(x = 2\)
Solve:
\(11x +5= 6x + 35\)
\(x = 6\)
Solve:
\(4(2x +4)+6= 78\)
\(x = 7\)
Solve:
\(3(5x + 2)= 5(2x + 2)\)
\(x = 0.8\)
Solve:
\(2x5y = 29\)
\(3x5y = 26\)
\(x = 3, y = 7\)
Solve:
\(2x4y = 14\)
\(4x12y = 48\)
\(x = 3, y = 5\)
Solve:
\(7x+3y = 11.5\)
\(4x+7y = 22.5\)
\(x = 4, y = 5.5\)
Find the union of:
{1,3,5,7,9} and
{1,3,6,10,15}
{1,3,5,6,7,9,10,15}
Find the intersection of:
{6,7,8,9,10} and
{1,3,6,10,15}
{6,10}
A plane flies from point A to point B on a bearing of 130^{o}. What bearing would it return on from B to A? 310^{o}
A number is picked at random from the set
{5,6,7,8,9,10}
what is the probability it is even? \(\frac12\)
Evaluate:
81 ÷ 9 × 27 ÷ 9
27
Simplify the following by collecting like terms:
\(3b+5c+8b+4c\)
\(11b+9c\)
Divide 90 in the ratio
8:2
72 and 18
Draw a rough sketch of the graph of:
\(y=x2\)
Gradient 1
y intercept 2
Express the following number as the product of prime numbers:
31
31
In a sale an item costs £96 after a 40% reduction. What was the original price?
£160
Find the mean, mode, median and range of the following:
5,6,7,8,9,10
Mean = 7.5, no mode,
median = 7.5 and range = 5
What time is this?
Sketch a clock face:
Write the following recurring decimal as a fraction in its lowest terms.
0.191919... \(\frac{19}{99}\)
Decrease £100 by 40%
£60
Expand:
\(8(6x3)\)
\(48x24\)
Expand:
\((2x+3)(x1)\)
\(2x^2+x3\)
Factorise:
\(8x20\)
\(4(2x5)\)
Factorise:
\(x^2+2x3\)
\((x+3)(x1)\)
Factorise:
\(x^216\)
\((x+4)(x4)\)
Which theorem?
Find the value of:
5.4 × 10^{4}
= 0.00054
Write in standard form:
4990
= 4.99 × 10^{3}
Write in standard form:
0.00338
= 3.38 × 10^{3}
Find the n^{th} term:
\(4, 0, 6, 14, 24, \)
\(n^2+n6\)
Multiply 8 × 10^{2}
by 7 × 10^{4} and give the answer in standard form.
= 5.6 × 10^{7}
Solve:
\(x^2x6= 0\)
\(x = 3\) and \(2\)
Solve this equation giving the solutions to 3 significant figures:
\(5x^25x4 = 0\)
\(x = 1.52\) and \(0.525\)
What is the size of each exterior angle of a regular heptagon?
51.4°
Make \(a\) the subject of the formula
$$b=2a3$$
$$a=\frac{b+3}{2}$$
Calculate the value of:
1005 ÷ 5
= 201
What is the 7th:
a) Cube number; 343
b) Triangular number; 28
c) Fibonacci number. 13
Topics: Starter  Algebra  Arithmetic  Circles  Coordinates  Fractions  Mental Methods  Mixed  Money  Sets  Simultaneous Equations  Tables  Trigonometry
How did you use this starter? Can you suggest
how teachers could present or develop this resource? Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive
feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for Maths teachers anywhere in the world.
Click here to enter your comments.
If you don't have the time to provide feedback we'd really appreciate it if you could give this page a score! We are constantly improving and adding to these starters so it would be really helpful to know which ones are most useful. Simply click on a button below:
This starter has scored a mean of 3.2 out of 5 based on 506 votes.
Previous Day  This starter is for 9 April  Next Day
Tick (or untick) the boxes above to select the concepts you want to be included in this Starter. The display at the top of this page will change instantly to show your choices. You can also drag the panels above so that the questions are ordered to meet your needs.
This Starter is called Refreshing Revision because every time you refresh the page you get different revision questions.
Regularly use this Starter to keep that important learning from being forgotten. Here is the web address (URL) for the version of this page with your currently selected concepts:
Copy and paste the URL above into your lesson plan or scheme of work.
For more ideas on revision there are plenty of tips, suggestions and links on the Mathematics Revision page.
Your access to the majority of the Transum resources continues to be free but you can help support the continued growth of the website by doing your Amazon shopping using the links on this page. Below is an Amazon search box and some items chosen and recommended by Transum Mathematics to get you started.
Apple iPad ProThe analytics show that more and more people are accessing Transum Mathematics via an iPad as it is so portable and responsive. The iPad has so many other uses in addition to solving Transum's puzzles and challenges and it would make an excellent gift for anyone. The redesigned Retina display is as stunning to look at as it is to touch. It all comes with iOS, the world's most advanced mobile operating system. iPad Pro. Everything you want modern computing to be. more... Before giving an iPad as a Christmas gift you could add a link to iPad Maths to the home screen. 
Teacher, do your students have
access to computers? 

Here a concise URL for a version of this page without the comments.
Here is the URL which will take them to a related student activity.
Teacher:
Scroll down the
page to see how
this Starter can be customised so that it
is just right for
your class.