**Q 1. Let’s start with a simple one. What comes next in this sequence of prime numbers? 11, 13, 17, 19, ?**

**27****29****23****24**

**Q 2. Which of these negative numbers is the largest?**

**– 51****– 10****– 40****– 7**

**Q 3. Daisy is cooking pasta. The recipe says she needs 480 grams of pasta for 4 people. How many grams will she need for 14?**

**2540g****1050g****1680g****1920g**

**Q 4. What is 3,482 to two significant figures?**

**3,500****3,400****3,480****3,490**

**Q 5. Let’s start with some basic calculations. The temperature today is 7 degrees Celsius. Yesterday it was 13 degrees Celsius cooler. What was the temperature yesterday?**

**-5 degrees Celsius****-6 degrees Celsius****6 degrees Celsius****20 degrees Celsius**

**Q 6. Our Einstein has baked a cake and cut it into 8 slices. If he hands out 3 slices to his guests, what fraction of the cake is left?**

**1/3****1/2****5/8****3/8**

**Q 7. Which calculation gives an answer of 82?**

**10 x (8-2) + 32****5 x 4 + 2 x 6****2 x (10 x 6) – 38****32 x (10 – 8) + 6**

**Q 8. What is the volume of a cube with a length of 10cm, the width of 5cm and a height of 8cm?**

**23 cm3****400 cm3****50 cm3****800 cm3**

**Q 9. Work out: 1/3 + 3/9**

**4/12****3/27****1/8****2/3**

**Q 10. If y equals 32, then what is x in this equation?**

**8****6****4****32**

**Q 11. What fraction do the blue segments make up?**

**7/8****1/2****7/16****9/16**

**Q 12. If 1kg is the weight of seven apples, how many apples is in 2000g?**

**200****7000****21****14**

**Q 13. Write 24 as a product of its prime factors.**

**2 x 2 x 2 x 3****4 x 3 x 2****2 x 6 x 2****2 x 2 x 2 x 2**

**Q 14. Dennis thinks of a number. He adds 0.5 to that number and then multiplies the new result by 4. He then subtracts 2 and divides the number by 2. His final answer is 48. What number did Dennis start with?**

**20****23.5****24****28.5**

**Q 15. Find 27% of 200.**

**37****27****54****48**

**Q 16. What is the ratio of dogs to cats in this image?**

**1:2****3:3****4:3****3:4**

**Q 17. What is the Mean of this number sequence: 4, 2, 2, 2, 5, 15**

**2****4****13****5**

**Q 18. If 1800 people go to a football match and 46% leave at half time, how many people are left in the stadium?**

**972****828****460****720**

**Q 19. If each grey square is 1cm in width and length, then what is the area of the shape?**

**22 cm²****12 cm²****15 cm²****13 cm²**

**Q 20. What comes next in the sequence: 5, 13, 29, 61, ?**

**77****122****125****94**

**Q 21. Imagine that $1 = €1.40. Sam spends €50 and has €34 left. How many dollars did he start with?**

**$60****$32****$40****$50**

**Q 22. Sarah pays a 20% deposit for a new TV and then an extra $96. What’s the total cost?**

**$118.80****$100****$120****$108.60**

**Q 23. Estimate 93 x 19.**

**900****1767****927****1710**

**Q 24. Each letter of the word “Mathematical” is written on a separate piece of paper and put into a bag. You are asked to pick a random letter from that bag without looking. What is the probability that you pick a vowel?**

**1 in 3****5 in 12****7 in 12****1 in 2**

**Q 25. When written as a percentage and a decimal, 7/8 becomes?**

**78% and 0.78****87.5% and 0.135****87.5% and 0.875****78% and 0.85**

**Q 26. If a classroom contains 35 students, 2/5 of which are girls, then how many boys are in the class?**

**21****10****16****14**

**Q 27. Solve this equation: (x + 4) (x – 4) = 9**

**x = -4****x = 9****x = 3****x = 5**

**Q 28. Work out 1/3 x 3/4.**

**1/4****1/12****4/12****4/7**

**Q 29. 90% of runners who started a marathon completed it. Of those, 30% are men. If 270 men completed the marathon, then how many total runners started the marathon?**

**630****1200****900****1000**

**Q 30. It takes 10 people 5 days to complete a piece of work at a factory when working 2 hours a day. Working at the same pace, how many days will it take 2 people to do the same work, if they are working 5 hours a day?**

**10****20****15****2**

**Q 31. Without using a calculator, find 816/17.**

**17****48****24****34**

**Q 32. Work out the square root of 100 million.**

**100,000****10,000****50,000****1000**

**Q 33. Which of these is the net of a cube?**

**D****A****B****C**

**Q 34. Which sequence is NOT a geometric progression?**

**4, 8, 16, 32****1, 5, 25, 125****2, 6, 18, 54****3, 6, 9, 12**

**Q 35. Marcus earns $8.40 per hour. He works for 26 hours each week, 48 weeks each year. If he earns over $10,000, then Marcus has to pay tax. Does he pay tax?**

**Yes****No**

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