Section 1.1  Place Value 
Question 1
What is 1260 expressed in words? 
(A)  One thousand and twenty six 


(B)  One thousand, two hundred and sixty 
(C)  One thousand and sixty 
(D)  One thousand, two hundred and six 

Question 2
What is two thousand, five hundred and seven expressed in figures? 
(A)  2570 


(B)  2705 
(C)  2507 
(D)  2057 
 
Question 3
What is the value of '7' in 45701? 
(A)  7 


(B)  70 
(C)  700 
(D)  7000 

Question 4
A school has 3266 students. What is this number to the nearest 100? 
(A)  3200 


(B)  3260 
(C)  3270 
(D)  3300 
 
Section 1.2  Decimals and Place Value 
Question 5
What is the value of the '6' in 35.69? 
(A)  6 


(B)  6 tenths 
(C)  6 hundredths 
(D)  6 thousandths 

Question 6
What is the largest number listed below? 
(A)  6.009 


(B)  6.04 
(C)  6.0045 
(D)  6.102 

Question 7
What is 9.555 correct to 2 decimal places? 
(A)  9.5 


(B)  9.55 
(C)  9.56 
(D)  9.6 

Question 8
A number has 3 decimal places. Writing this number to 2 decimal places, it is 5.84.
What is the largest possible number it could be? 
(A)  5.835 


(B)  5.840 
(C)  5.844 
(D)  5.845 

Section 1.3  Addition and Subtraction 
Question 9
Calculate 45.27 + 8.041 
(A)  52.211 


(B)  52.311 
(C)  53.211 
(D)  53.311 

Question 10
Calculate (19  5) + 7 
(A)  5 


(B)  19 
(C)  21 
(D)  31 

Question 11
Calculate 6.54  3.6 
(A)  2.94 


(B)  3.48 
(C)  3.94 
(D)  6.18 

Question 12
Calculate 14.65  (6.21  3.9) 
(A)  4.54 


(B)  12.34 
(C)  12.44 
(D)  16.96 

Section 1.4  Multiplication of Whole Numbers 
Question 13
What is 9 × 7? 
(A)  49 


(B)  63 
(C)  65 
(D)  81 

Question 14
7 girls go to a disco. It costs $8 per person to get in.
How much do they pay altogether? 
(A)  $42 


(B)  $48 
(C)  $56 
(D)  $64 

Question 15
What is 187 × 25? 
(A)  212 


(B)  3740 
(C)  4625 
(D)  4675 

Question 16
What is 17 × 39? 
(A)  453 


(B)  501 
(C)  573 
(D)  663 

Section 1.5  Multiplying with Decimals 
Question 17
You may know that 37 × 21 = 777. Use this result to deduce the value of 3.7 × 2.1. 
(A)  0.777 


(B)  7.77 
(C)  77.7 
(D)  777 

Question 18
What is the value of 3.79 × 1000? 
(A)  37.9 


(B)  379 
(C)  3790 
(D)  37900 

Question 19
A meal costs $6.99 for an adult and $4.99 for a child.
What is the total cost of meals for 2 adults and 3 children? 
(A)  $28.85 


(B)  $28.95 
(C)  $29.00 
(D)  $30.00 

Question 20
Rope is sold for $7.75 per metre length. What is the cost of 8 metres of rope? 
(A)  $30.00 


(B)  $45.00 
(C)  $62.00 
(D)  $77.50 

Section 1.6  Order of Operation: BODMAS 
Question 21
What is the value of 72 ÷ 8? 
(A)  6 


(B)  7 
(C)  8 
(D)  9 

Question 22
Use BODMAS convention to calculate 15  12 ÷ 3. 
(A)  1 


(B)  2 
(C)  10 
(D)  11 

Question 23
Use BODMAS convention to calculate 40 ÷ 4 × 2. 
(A)  5 


(B)  10 
(C)  15 
(D)  20 

Question 24
Work out 124 ÷ 4. 
(A)  21 


(B)  31 
(C)  41 
(D)  61 

Section 1.7  Division Methods 
Question 25
Calculate 2898 ÷ 7. 
(A)  313 


(B)  323 
(C)  414 
(D)  424 

Question 26
Calculate 114.84 ÷ 6. 
(A)  16.14 


(B)  17.14 
(C)  18.14 
(D)  19.14 

Question 27
Three students are paid $16.50 for work in the garden. They share the money
equally between them. How much does each student get? 
(A)  $4.50 


(B)  $5.00 
(C)  $5.50 
(D)  $6.00 

Question 28
A rope is 42.24 m long. It is cut into 4 parts of equal length.
How long is each part? 
(A)  10.06 m 


(B)  10.30 m 
(C)  10.46 m 
(D)  10.56 m 

Section 1.8  Roman Numerals 
Question 29
Convert CDLXIV to base 10 Arabic numbers 
(A)  454 


(B)  464 
(C)  466 
(D)  664 

Question 30
Convert 1487 to Roman numerals. 
(A)  MCCCCLXXXVII 


(B)  XIIIMD 
(C)  MCDLXXXVII 
(D)  MXIIID 

Question 31
What is XXVII + LIX? Give your answer in Roman numerals. 
(A)  LXXXVIII 


(B)  XCVI 
(C)  XVIC 
(D)  LXXXVI 

Question 32
What is XIV × CV? Give your answer in Roman numerals. 
(A)  XXXMD 


(B)  MCDLXX 
(C)  MDCLXX 
(D)  MCCCCLXX 
