Maths Test: Practice Questions On Number System! Trivia

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  • 1. 

    Which integer best estimates the fraction 46/8?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      7

    Correct Answer
    C. 6
    Explanation
    The fraction 46/8 can be simplified to 23/4. To estimate this fraction as an integer, we can divide the numerator (23) by the denominator (4) and round to the nearest whole number. 23 divided by 4 is approximately 5.75, which rounds to 6. Therefore, 6 is the integer that best estimates the fraction 46/8.

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  • 2. 

    What is 6/12 reduced to lowest terms?

    • A.

      4-Feb

    • B.

      2-Jan

    • C.

      10-May

    • D.

      6-Mar

    Correct Answer
    B. 2-Jan
    Explanation
    The fraction 6/12 can be simplified by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by their greatest common divisor, which is 6. This results in the fraction 1/2. In the given options, 1/2 is represented by 2-Jan.

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  • 3. 

    What is 48 x 100?

    • A.

      4800

    • B.

      48000

    • C.

      480

    • D.

      48

    Correct Answer
    A. 4800
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 4800 because when you multiply 48 by 100, you are essentially multiplying 48 by the value of 100. This means that you are adding two zeros to the end of the number 48, resulting in 4800.

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  • 4. 

    Which number is smallest?

    • A.

      556,565

    • B.

      556,556

    • C.

      565,556

    • D.

      565,565

    Correct Answer
    B. 556,556
    Explanation
    In the given options, the number 556,556 is the smallest. This is because it has the smallest value in the thousands place compared to the other numbers. The other numbers have a larger value in the thousands place, making them greater than 556,556.

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  • 5. 

    Which words spell 650?

    • A.

      Six Hundred Fifty

    • B.

      Six Hundred And Fifty Five

    • C.

      Six Hundred Five

    • D.

      Six Hundred And Eighty

    Correct Answer
    A. Six Hundred Fifty
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Six Hundred Fifty" because it is the only option that spells out the number 650 correctly. The other options either include additional numbers (e.g. "Five" or "Eighty") or do not include the correct number (e.g. "Five" or "Eighty").

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  • 6. 

    How do you write 9/4 as a mixed numeral?

    • A.

      2 1/4

    • B.

      2 3/4

    • C.

      9-Apr

    • D.

      1 3/4

    Correct Answer
    A. 2 1/4
    Explanation
    To write 9/4 as a mixed numeral, we need to divide the numerator (9) by the denominator (4). The quotient is 2, which represents the whole number part of the mixed numeral. The remainder is 1, which becomes the numerator of the fraction part. The denominator remains the same, which is 4. Therefore, the mixed numeral is 2 1/4.

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  • 7. 

    How do you write 9/6 as a mixed number in lowest terms?

    • A.

      9-Jun

    • B.

      1 1/2

    • C.

      1 1/2

    • D.

      1 1/2

    Correct Answer
    B. 1 1/2
    Explanation
    To write 9/6 as a mixed number in lowest terms, we divide the numerator (9) by the denominator (6). The quotient is 1, and the remainder is 3. Therefore, the mixed number is 1 3/6. However, we can simplify this fraction further by dividing both the numerator and denominator by their greatest common factor, which is 3. Simplifying, we get 1 1/2.

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  • 8. 

    How do you write 9/3 in simplest form?

    • A.

      9-Mar

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      3-Jan

    • D.

      1-Mar

    Correct Answer
    B. 3
    Explanation
    To write 9/3 in simplest form, we need to simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and denominator by their greatest common divisor, which is 3 in this case. When we divide 9 by 3, we get 3, and when we divide 3 by 3, we get 1. Therefore, the simplest form of 9/3 is 3.

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  • 9. 

    What is 6.3 - 2.89?

    • A.

      4.21

    • B.

      2.26

    • C.

      3.41

    • D.

      1.47

    Correct Answer
    C. 3.41
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3.41 because when you subtract 2.89 from 6.3, you get 3.41.

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  • 10. 

    What is 10 x 100?

    • A.

      10000

    • B.

      1000

    • C.

      100

    • D.

      1000000

    Correct Answer
    B. 1000
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1000 because when you multiply 10 by 100, you get 1000.

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  • 11. 

    What is the remainder when 9 is divided by 6?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      0

    • C.

      1

    • D.

      2

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    When 9 is divided by 6, the remainder is 3. This can be determined by dividing 9 by 6, which equals 1 with a remainder of 3. Therefore, the correct answer is 3.

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  • 12. 

    What is 7 x 10 x 10?

    • A.

      100

    • B.

      70

    • C.

      7000

    • D.

      700

    Correct Answer
    D. 700
    Explanation
    The given question asks for the product of 7 multiplied by 10 and then multiplied by 10 again. When we multiply 7 by 10, we get 70. Then, when we multiply 70 by 10 again, we get 700. Therefore, the correct answer is 700.

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  • 13. 

    How do you write 18/5 as a mixed number?

    • A.

      3 6000000000000001/10000000000000000

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      4 833333333333337/1250000000000000

    • D.

      18-May

    Correct Answer
    A. 3 6000000000000001/10000000000000000
    Explanation
    To write 18/5 as a mixed number, divide the numerator (18) by the denominator (5). The quotient is 3 with a remainder of 3. Therefore, the mixed number is 3 3/5.

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  • 14. 

    What is $4.41 rounded to the nearest dollar?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      4.4

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      4.5

    Correct Answer
    A. 4
    Explanation
    $4.41 rounded to the nearest dollar would be $4. Since the digit after the decimal point is less than 5, we round down to the nearest whole number.

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  • 15. 

    How do you write 5/4 as a mixed number?

    • A.

      4-Nov

    • B.

      5-Apr

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      1 1/4

    Correct Answer
    D. 1 1/4
    Explanation
    To write 5/4 as a mixed number, we need to divide the numerator (5) by the denominator (4). The quotient is 1 and the remainder is 1. Therefore, 5/4 can be written as the mixed number 1 1/4.

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