STANDARD 8, END OF TERM 1
MATHEMATICS
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- What is 8 346 524 in words?
- Eight million three hundred and forty six thousand, five hundred and twenty four.
- Eighty three million forty six thousand five hundred and twenty four
- Eight hundred and thirty four thousand six hundred and fifty two and four tenth.
- Eighty three million four hundred and six thousand and twenty four.
- What is the value of
- 1
- 9
- 12
- 60
- What is 4 899.84 rounded off the nearest whole number?
- 4899
- 4 899.8
- 7890
- 4 900
- What is the LCM of 18, 24 and 36?
- 6
- 72
- 144
- 108
- What is the sum of the total values of digit 2 and digit 7 in the number 4 265 785?
- 200 000
- 700
- 200 700
- 265 700
- Hassan bought the following items from a shop.
3 packets of maize flour at sh. 110
2kg rice for sh. 210 1 ^{1}/_{2}kg of ndengu at Sh. 140
2 loaves of bread at sh. 55
If he paid using 2-500 shilling notes, how much balance did he get?- Sh. 140
- Sh. 860
- Sh. 199
- Sh. 805
- What is the value of x in the equation?
- 4
- 2
- 3
- 1
- The area of a square is 3 364m^{2}. What is the length of one side of the square?
- 1 682
- 58
- 841
- 52
- What is the CORRECT order of writing the fractions ^{2}/_{3}, ^{1}/_{2}, ^{3}/_{5}, ^{4}/_{7 }from the smallest to the largest?
- ^{2}/_{3} , ^{3}/_{5} , ^{4}/_{7} , ^{1}/_{2}
- ^{1}/_{2} , ^{2}/_{3} , ^{3}/_{5} ,^{4}/_{7}
- ^{1}/_{2} ,^{4}/_{7} , ^{3}/_{5} ,^{2}/_{3}
- ^{4}/_{7} ,^{3}/_{5} , ^{2}/_{3} ,^{1}/_{2}
- In the triangle ABC below, draw a bisector of angle ABC and angle BCD. Join the two bisectors and let them meet at x. Let point x be the centre of the circle and draw a circle touching the sides ABC. What is the length of the radius?
- 2.5cm
- 5c
- 42cm
- 8.4c
- A rectangular picce of land measures 215m by 65m. Fencing posts are put at an interval of 5m. How many posts are required to fence?
- 56
- 280
- 560
- 112
- Okello bought a jacket for sh. 1 350 after getting a 10% discount. What was the marked price of the jacket?
- Sh. 1 215
- Sh. 1 650
- Sh. 1 500
- Sh. 1 800
- The table below shows the number of crates of a soda delivered in a depot for six days.
Days Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat No of crates 24 32 18 25 27 33
What was the median sale in that week?- 27
- 18
- 33
- 26
- Nyar Gem and Jar Kisumu shared some money in the ratio 2:3. How much more money did Jar Kisumu get than Nyar Gem if they shared Sh. 8 400 in total?
- Sh. 3 360
- Sh. 1 680
- Sh. 5 040
- Sh. 4 200
- What is the value of 0.6+0.4+0.25
0.2- 2.2
- 4.4
- 11
- 3.6
- Which of the following statement is NOT TRUE about a square?
- All sides are equal.
- Has two pairs of parallel sides.
- All interior angles are equal.
- Diagonals are not equal.
- Kamau had the following denominations of money.
2 - 1000 shillings notes
12- 500 shilling notes
8 - 200 shilling notes.
12 - 100 shilling notes
He decided to change all the money into fifty shilling notes How many notes did he get in total?- 408
- 216
- 10 800
- 108
- On a map a road of 12km is represented by 6cm. What is the scale used?
- 1:2 00
- B. 1: 20 000
- 1:200 000
- 1:2 000 000
- What is the simplest form of
- 8x +2y
- 6x
- 4.x + 2y
- 8x
- A rectangular plot has a diagonal of 170m. If the lenth is 150m, how long is the width?
- 120m
- 160m
- 80m
- 270m
- The triangle PQR below is drawn to scale.
What is the size of angle QPR?- 55°
- 74°
- 68°
- 52°
- Ogello is paid sh. 14 375 after working for 25 day's How much does he carn for working 12 days?
- Sh. 575
- Sh. 6000
- Sh 11 500
- SHS 750
- A meeting was attended by 600 people. Out of these 0.14 were men, 0.2 were women and the rest were youth How many youths were there?
- 84
- 204
- 120
- 396
- Terry is twice as old as Tracy but eight years younger than Iriza, If Tracy is y years old. what will be the sum of their ages in 6 years lo come?
- 5y +26
- 5y + 8
- 4y + 26
- 4y + 18
- A family uses 2 - 500ml packets of milk daily. How many litres of milk does the family consume in the month of January. February and March of a leap year?
- 92 litres
- 90 litres
- 89 litres
- 91 litres
- What is the square root of 0.0016?
- 0.0004
- 0.004
- 0.04
- 04
- Kiprono ran round the track 7 times.
How many kilometres did he cover?- 3
- 30
- 300
- 3 000
- Wanjala bought a cow at Sh. 14 000. During the dry season he sold-it making a 15% loss. At what price did he sell the cow?
- Sh 11 900
- Sh. 16 100
- Sh. 2 100
- Sh. 12 150
- A wheel of radius 28cm makes 2 000 revolutions. How many kilometres docsit cover?
- 325 000km
- 3 520km
- 352km
- 3.52km
- What is the value of
^{1}/_{2} + ^{1}/_{2}(^{1}/_{3} - ^{1}/_{6}) of ^{2}/_{3} ÷^{ 1}/_{4}?- ^{13}/_{18}
- ^{5}/_{18}
- ^{13}/_{24}
- ^{12}/_{17}
- Kawira bought 60 mangoes @ sh. 5 each. She spent sh. 100 on transport. During transportaion, 10 mangoes got spoilt and sold the rest at sh 12 each. How much profit did she make?
- Sh. 300
- Sh. 200
- Sh. 150
- Sh. 400
- Line AB below is part of a Rhombus. Angle ABC 65° Complete the Rhombus. What is the length of diagonal BD?
- 5.8cm
- 4cm
- 10.3cm
- 8.6cm
- A bus left Mombasa on Tuesday at 8:30pm. It took 8 hours 45min to reach Nairobi. On what day and time did it get to Nairobi?
- Wednesday 0515hrs
- Wednesday 1715hrs
- Tuesday 1515hrs
- Tuesday 0315hrs
- The pie chart below shows how Mkulima spent his sh. 36 000 salary
How much did he save?- 6 000
- 4 000
- 2 000
- 24 000
- A car travelled a distance of 216km in 3 hours hours and later covered another 144km in 2 hours. What was the average speed in km per hour.
- 72km/h
- 60km/h
- 80km/h
- 90km/h
- The diagram below shows a cuboid.
Calculate the surface area.- 220cm^{2}
- 196cm^{2}
- 168cm^{2}
- 112cm^{2}
- A carton contains 36 - 500g tins of blueband. How many tonnes does such 12 cartons carry?
- 216
- 21.6
- 2.16
- 0.216
- The diagram below sows a Trapezium ABCD
What is the area of the trapezium?- 840cm^{2}
- 420cm^{2}
- 510cm^{2}
- 255cm^{2}
- A tank had water upto 4 full. When 120 litres of water were drawn from the tank, it became ^{1}/_{2} full. What was the capacity of the tank?
- 160 litres
- 480 litres
- 360 litres
- 340 litres
- At a prayer rally 2 800 men attended. The number of women was 1 800 more than that of men but 3 200 less than that of children. How many people attended the rally?
- 15 200
- 10 600
- 7 400
- 7800
- In the figure below ABCDE is a rhombus and BCD is a triangle. Angle BDC = 54° and line BD = line BC.
What is the size of angle DEA?- 63º
- 68°
- 117°
- 78°
- The table below shows the charges of sending money via money order.
Range Charged upto - 1000 110 1001 - 2500 165 2501 - 5000 225 5001 - 10000 285 10001 - 20000 355
Njagi sent two money orders one of sh. 12 000 and another one of sh. 7 500. How much money in total did he pay at the post office?- Sh. 19 500
- Sh.20 040
- Sh. 640
- Sh. 20 140
- Kirinkai is paid a basic salary of sh. 18 000 and a commission of 4% on all the sales he makes. How much money did he earn in a month he sold goods worth sh. 480 000
- Sh. 19 200
- Sh. 18 000
- Sh. 37 200
- Sh. 19 920
- What is the sixth number in the pattern
1, 4, 9, 16,_____?- 25
- 36
- 49
- 29
- The marked price of a generator is sh. 36 000 but a discount of 20% is given on cash payment. On hire purchase a deposit of sh. 6 000 and monthly instalment of sh. 3 000 for 12 months. How much more is the hirepurchase price than cash price?
- Sh. 42 000
- Sh. 28 800
- Sh. 12 000
- Sh. 13 200
- The table mat below is made up of rectangular cloth joined to a semi-circular ones.
What is the area of the table mat?- 12 712cm^{2}
- 8808cm^{2}
- 4 704cm^{2}
- 8 710cm^{2}
- The table below shows the number of crates of broad sold by a supplier.
DAY MON TUE WED THUR FRI SAT SUN No. of crates sold 16 15 7 6 13 8 12
If a crate holds 15 breads, how many breads did he sell that week?- 77
- 1155
- 1005
- 67
- The mass of an empty lorry is 7.2 tonnes. When loaded with 60 bags of maize each with a mass of 90kg and 45 bags of rice each of mass 50kg. What is the mass of loaded lorry in tonnes?
- 14.85 tonnes
- 7650 tonnes
- 7.65 tonnes
- 14 850 tonnes
- The number of road accidents recorded in the country in the year 2019 was 17 000.In the year 2020 the number decreased to 14 450. What was the percentage decrease?
- 1712%
- 85%
- 15%
- 20
- The graph below shows the journey by Kipkewewe from Kapchorua to Kiplagich and back.
What was the average speed for the whole journey?- 12km/h
- 30km/h
- 24km/h
- 40km/h
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