What Do You Know About The Mathematical Association?

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Jaksiboy
J
Jaksiboy
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 846 | Total Attempts: 12,133,803
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 41

SettingsSettingsSettings
What Do You Know About The Mathematical Association? - Quiz

Established in the UK, the purpose of its formation is to discuss issues concerning Mathematics education. How grounded is your knowledge of this body? Take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In what year was it established?

    • A.

      1871

    • B.

      1902

    • C.

      1888

    • D.

      1876

    Correct Answer
    A. 1871
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1871. This suggests that the establishment being referred to in the question occurred in the year 1871.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    As related to the teaching of Mathematics, which is a function of the association?

    • A.

      Improvement

    • B.

      Enjoyment

    • C.

      Entertainment

    • D.

      Art

    Correct Answer
    A. Improvement
    Explanation
    The function of the association, as related to the teaching of Mathematics, is improvement. This means that the association aims to enhance and develop the understanding and skills of students in Mathematics. The association may provide resources, support, and opportunities for learning and growth in order to help individuals improve their mathematical abilities.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    Who is the President of the association in 2017?

    • A.

      Brad Wood

    • B.

      Tom Roper

    • C.

      Jim Locke

    • D.

      Toni Lowe

    Correct Answer
    B. Tom Roper
    Explanation
    Tom Roper is the President of the association in 2017.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Who is a past president of the association?

    • A.

      Min Lee

    • B.

      John Lock

    • C.

      John Berry

    • D.

      Larry Reed

    Correct Answer
    C. John Berry
    Explanation
    John Berry is the correct answer because he is the only option listed that has a name that matches the format of a past president's name. The other options, Min Lee, John Lock, and Larry Reed, do not have names that suggest they have held the position of past president. Therefore, John Berry is the most likely candidate for being a past president of the association.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    What year did Mr Doug French serve as the president?

    • A.

      2011

    • B.

      2001

    • C.

      2006

    • D.

      2014

    Correct Answer
    C. 2006
    Explanation
    Mr Doug French served as the president in the year 2006.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    What year did Tony Gardiner serve as the president?

    • A.

      1992

    • B.

      1999

    • C.

      1905

    • D.

      1997

    Correct Answer
    D. 1997
    Explanation
    Tony Gardiner served as the president in 1997.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    Who served as president in 2009?

    • A.

      Mrs Jane Imrie

    • B.

      Sue Singer

    • C.

      Joe Natalie

    • D.

      Mr John Bow

    Correct Answer
    A. Mrs Jane Imrie
    Explanation
    In 2009, Mrs Jane Imrie served as president.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    Which of these is a publication of the association?

    • A.

      Gazette

    • B.

      The Mathematical Gazette

    • C.

      The Gazette

    • D.

      Popstar

    Correct Answer
    B. The Mathematical Gazette
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Mathematical Gazette" because it is the only option that includes the word "Gazette" and is specifically mentioned as a publication of the association. The other options, "Gazette" and "The Gazette," do not provide any additional information about being associated with an organization or association. "Popstar" is unrelated and not mentioned as a publication of the association.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    What year did publication start?

    • A.

      1890

    • B.

      1894

    • C.

      1879

    • D.

      1888

    Correct Answer
    B. 1894
    Explanation
    The publication started in 1894. This means that the first issue or edition of the publication was released in that year.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    The association can be described as

    • A.

      Creative

    • B.

      Entertaining

    • C.

      Professional

    • D.

      Artistic

    Correct Answer
    C. Professional
    Explanation
    The association can be described as professional because it implies a high level of competence, expertise, and adherence to ethical standards. A professional association typically consists of individuals who are dedicated to a specific field or industry and engage in activities that promote professional development, networking, and the advancement of the profession as a whole. This term suggests that the association is focused on maintaining a level of professionalism in its operations, interactions, and services provided to its members.

    Rate this question:

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.