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Monday, 27 March 2023 12:26

## Mathematical Activities Questions and Answers - Grade 5 Mid Term 1 Exams 2023 Set 1

**QUESTIONS**

- Write
**34****879**in words- Three hundred and forty eight thousand and seventy nine
- Thirty four thousand seven hundred and eighty nine
- Thirty four thousand eight hundred and seventy nine
- Thirty four thousand and seventy nine

- Sarah sold 4865 tray of eggs what was the total value of digit 6
- 600
- 60
- Tens
- 6

- What is the smallest number which is divisible by 12 and 20 without a remainder?
- 4
- 36
- 40
- 60

- A company produced 645165 bags of cement. It sold 234 870 bags. How many bags of cement remainded?
- 410 295
- 880035
- 411 910
- 410395

- Estimate the difference by rounding off each number to the nearest 1000.

39231 − 21902 =- 19000
- 17000
- 15000
- 94000

- What is the place value of digit 7 in the number
**687432**- Hundreds
- Thousands
- Tens of thousands
- Tens

- Find the perimeter of the figure below
- 22m
- 44m
- 20m
- 32m

- Covert
^{29}/_{5}into a mixed fraction^{5}/_{29}- 6
^{4}/_{5} - 4
^{4}/_{5} - 5
^{4}/_{5 }

- Which of the following numbers is divisible by 5
- 343
- 700
- 402
- 508

- What is the highest common factor of 24, 36 and 60
- 12
- 120
- 180
- 6

- Work out
^{2}/_{3}=^{}/_{9}- 4
- 12
- 6
- 3

- A farmer harvested 2800 mangoes. He packed of 10. How many in the mangoes groups groups did the farmer have?
- 28
- 280
- 28000
- 2790

**Work****out**: 478 + 222 − 250 =- 550
- 440
- 700
- 450

- What is the area of the rectangle below
- 78cm
^{2} - 340cm
^{2} - 360cm
^{2} - 120cm
^{2}

- 78cm
- Which number comes just before 1000
- 1001
- 999
- 99
- 899

- A certain county has 325130 men 411233 women and 541521 children. How many people are in the county altogether?
- 1277884
- 736363
- 1377884
- 194842

- Work out

Weeks Days

7 3

−2 6

- 4weeks 7days
- 4weeks 4days
- 5weeks 4days
- 10weeks 2days

- Write
^{13}/_{100}as a decimal- 1.3
- 0.013
- 13.00
- 0.13

- How many
^{3}/_{4}kg**packets**can be obtained from 2kg of sugar?- 9
- 24
- 16
- 36

- How many cubes makes the stack below
- 30
- 10
- 20
- 36

- What is the next number in the patterns

13435, 14435, 15435, ________________- 14435
- 17435
- 16345
- 16435

**Divide**448 by 28- 18
- 16
- 17
- 14

- Arrange the fraction
^{1}/_{4},^{1}/_{7},^{1}/_{3},^{1}/_{5}^{1}/_{7},^{1}/_{4},^{1}/_{5},^{1}/_{3}^{1}/_{7 ,}^{1}/_{5,}^{1}/_{4},^{1}/_{3}^{1}/_{3},^{1}/_{4},^{1}/_{5},^{1}/_{7}^{1}/_{3},^{1}/_{4},^{1}/_{7},^{1}/_{5}

- What is the value of

36 ÷ 18 x 3 + 15 − 6- 18
- 21
- 15
- 14

- Name the angle below
- obtuse angle
- acute angle
- right angle
- reflex angle

**Work****out**312 x 67 =- 10804
- 20904
- 20804
- 4056

- The following
**are**properties of a certain shape*opposite**sides**are**equal***all***the**four**angles**are**equal**each**angle**is**a*right*angle**there*are two*lines**of*Which shape is described above?**symmetry**- Square
- Cube
- Triangle
- Rectangle

**Divide**23m 16cm by 6- 4m 86cm
- 3m 716cm
- 3m 86cm
- 2m 86cm

- Doreen was given Sh.65 30cents. Her brother gave her Sh.40 80 cents. How much money was she given altogether?
- Sh. 105 110cents
- Sh. 106 10cents
- Sh. 105 10 cents
- Sh. 106 110 cents

*The**table**below**shows**the**number**of**patients**who**visited*a*dentist**in*a*certai**n**week*Day Tally Marks Monday IIII IIII III Tuesday IIII II Wednesday IIII Thursday II Friday IIII IIII - 36
- 31
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- 37

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Monday, 27 March 2023 12:20

## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Grade 5 Opener Exams Term 1 2023 Set 6

**QUESTIONS**

- Write 254 639 in words.
- Two five four six thirty ninc.
- Twenty five thousand four hundred six thirty nine.
- Two hundred and fifty four thousand six hundred and thirty nine.
- Two hundred fifty four six thirty nine.

- What is the place value of digit 8 in the figure 67 842?
- Ten of thousands
- Hundreds.
- Thousands
- Tens

- A cow produced 1 475 litres of milkin a certain month. How many litres are shown by digit 4?
- Tens
- Thousands
- Ones
- Hundreds

- The following table shows the number of seedlings planted in a certain sub- county.

Mango Avocado Macademia Neem 29 500 37 400 81 780 18 550

- Round off the following number to the nearest 1 000.

70 999- 71 000
- 70 900
- 79 000.
- 70 990

- Write the number

5 thousands 0 hundreds 7 tens 0 ones = ________________ - 9 806 is

__________thousands __________hundreds___________ tens ___________ones - Karis was paid sh. 365 for doing some work. Write this amount in words.
- Three six five.
- Three sixty five.
- Three hundred and sixty five.
- Five thirty six.

- m cm

3 40

+9 30

- m cm

8 50

+7 35

- Rahma had a mesh wire 39m 70cm long. She used 13m 40cm of the wire. What length of the wire remained?
- 26m 30cm
- 42m 110cm
- 43m 10cm
- 16m 30cm

- Find the volume of the cube

5 × 5 × 5- 100 unit cubes
- 25 unit cubes
- 125 unit cubes
- 15 unit cubes

- 1 375kg

− 189kg

- 95kg

−78kg

- Which of the following numbers is divisible by 10?
- 35
- 50
- 64
- 89

- Fill in the missing factor.

50 = × 25 - Makori harvested 2 500 mangoes. He packed them in bags of 10. How many bags did he have?
- John shared 24 oranges and 36 mangoes equally among his friends. What is the largest number of friends whom he can share to without a remainder?
- 5
- 6
- 8
- 12

- Work out:
- Write down the next multiples of 5.

5, 10, 15, 20, ______, ______ - Write the following numbers starting with the largest to the smallest.

0.89, 1.75, 0.98, 2.07, 1.78- 2.07, 1.78, 1.75, 0.98, 0.89
- 0.89, 0.98, 2.07, 1.78, 1.75
- 1.78, 1.75, 0.89, 2.07, 0.98
- 0.89, 0.98, 1.75, 1.78, 20.7

- How many
^{1}/_{4}kg packets can be obtained from 6kg of salt?- 4
- 6
- 12
- 24

- Which angle is this?________________

- 5a + 2a =
- 7
- 7a
- 3a
- 3

- What is the time?
- Quarter to 9
- Quarter past 9
- 9 oclock
- Half past 9

- Grade 5 learners from Lenana primary school played a number game. Achieng' picked 35, Anne picked 82 and Paul picked 28. Who picked a multiple of 5?
- Achieng'
- Paul
- Anne
- Grade 5

- Mwai had eight rabbits. He sold each rabbit for sh. 41. How much money did he get?
- Nyakwach recorded the types and numbers of vehicles that passed near their home. The results were presented as shown below. Write the missing tally marks.

Vehicles Tally marks Number of vehicles Buses III 3 Lorries ____________ 8 Vans IIII IIII II 12 Cars IIII IIII IIII II 17 Pick-ups II 2 - sh. cts.

20 80

+150 40

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- 4m 15cm
- 25, 30
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- Right angle
- B
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- 328
- Correct tally
- Sh 171 ct 20

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Friday, 24 March 2023 11:06

## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Grade 4 Mid Term 1 Exams 2023 Set 2

**QUESTIONS**

- Write
**969**in words.- Nine six nine
- Nine hundred and ninety six
- Nine hundred and sixty nine
- Nine thousand and sixty nine

- A shopkeeper had Sh.
**4325**in his cash box. What is the place value of digit**4.**- Ones
- Hundreds
- Tens
- Thousands

- Kaparo bought a book for Sh.746, what was the the price of the book to the nearest 10?
- 740
- 750
- 700
- 756

- Which is the next multiple of 8 after 48
- 40
- 56
- 64
- 54

- What fraction is unshaded
^{1}/_{8}^{1}/_{7}^{7}/_{8}^{6}/_{8}

- Which of
**the**following is an odd number?- 36
- 94
- 70
- 35

- What is the total value of digit 6 in the number
**763095****?**- 6000
- 63095
- 6000
- 600 000

- A farmer had 730 cows. Due to bad weather 120 cows died. How many cows did he remain with?
- 850
- 620
- 650
- 610

- Write
**IX**in Hindu**Arabic**numerals?- 11
- 9
- 10
- 8

- What is the time in the clock below
- Twelve O'clock
- Half past seven
- Seven O'clock
- Eight O'clock

- Which
**is**the next number in the pattern**41****,****35****,****29****,****23****, _____________________________**- 17
- 16
- 18
- 15

- What
**is**three hundred and eighty two added to five hundred and seventy?- 852
- 952
- 1312
- 887

- What is
^{1}/_{4}of 36?- 8
- 6
- 144
- 9

- Add
**the**following numbers.**231****+****425****=**- 566
- 656
- 448
- 456

- Convert
^{3}/_{10}into a decimal- 0.03
- 0.3
- 3.0
- 30

- A matatu carries 14 passengers. How many passengers can 23 matatu carry?
- 322
- 332
- 222
- 37

- Name the shape below.
- Lorento harvested 6538 bags of beans in one season, he harvested 4279 bags the next season. How many bags altogether did he harvest?
- 2159
- 10617
- 10817
- 10607

- What is the denominator in the fraction
^{3}/_{4 }- 3
- 4
- 34
- 1

- Arrange the following decimals from the largest to the smallest
**3.51****,****3.09****,****3.25****,****3.91**- 3. 91, 3.51, 3.25, 3.09
- 3.09, 3.51, 3.25, 3.91
- 3.09, 3.25, 3.51, 3.91
- 3.25, 3.91, 3.51, 3.09

- How many days does Februar
**y**have in a leap year?- 30
- 31
- 29

- 30
- Work out: 7 x = 42
- 5
- 6
- 7
- 8

- Priana had Sh.937
**.**She spent Sh.628. How much money did she remain with?- 311
- 319
- 309
- 1565

- What is 45 ÷ 3 =
- 14
- 16
- 15
- 135

- Which of the following consists of only even numbers between
**31**and**39**.- 32, 34, 36, 38
- 33, 35, 37
- 32, 35, 38
- 32, 36, 38

- Convert
^{7}/_{3}into a mixed fraction^{3}/_{7}- 3
^{1}/_{2} - 1
^{2}/_{3} - 2
^{1}/_{3}

- How many rectangles are in the figure below
- 1
- 3
- 2
- 4

**Add****:**2019+ 1735 =- 3744
- 284
- 3754
- 3753

**Work out**8 4 8

Hrs Mins

− 2 2 0.

- 10hrs. 68mins
- 6hrs 28mins
- 6hrs 20,mins
- 6hrs 8mins

- Which is the next shape in the pattern?

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Grade 4 Opener Exams Term 1 2023 Set 6

**QUESTIONS**

- Write the following number in words.
**5694**- Five thousand and sixty four.
- Five thousand six hundred and ninety four.
- Six hundred and ninety four.
- Five hundred and ninety four.

- Work out

8 3 6 litres

+ 1 1 2 litres

- 948
- 724
- 908
- 900

- Arrange the following numbers from the smallest to the largest. 69, 66, 62, 63, 70, 68, 67, 64
- 64, 69, 62, 63, 70, 68, 67, 66
- 70, 69, 68, 67, 66, 64, 63, 62
- 62, 63, 64, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70
- 70, 62, 69, 63, 68, 64, 67, 66

- Which one of the following is not a pair of factors of 24?
- 8 X 3
- 12 X 3
- 24 X 1
- 6 X 4

- John scored 82% in a mathematics test. What was his score to the nearest ten?
- 80
- 90
- 70
- 100

- List down all the odd numbers between 70-80.

_______, _______, _______, _______, ________. - What is the total value of digit 3 in The number below?
**6374**- 3000
- 3
- 30
- 300

- Write the correct roman numeral for number 4
- II
- IV
- V
- VI

- Subtract 10 to create a pattern in the following numbers.

940, ______, ______, _______, _______- 940, 950, 960, 970
- 930, 950, 960, 970
- 930, 920, 910, 900
- 940, 930, 920, 910

- During a school prize giving day, the 24 best performers were awarded with 5 books each. How many books were they given altogether?
- 29
- 120
- 60
- 24

- Two hundred and fifty added to four thousand and seventy five is equal to
- 4375
- 4325
- 4075
- 250

- Write the number represented by the digits formed in the abacus below.____________
- During the drought season, a hotel in Nyeri bought 325 litres of water on day one and 750 litres of water on day two. How many litres of water did they buy in total?
- 1050 litres
- 750 litres
- 975 litres
- 1075 litres

- What is the fraction of the unshaded part?

^{4}/_{4}^{1}/_{2}^{3}/_{4}- 4

- Work out the following using abacus.

5 3 7

+ 4 2

- During her birthday, Joyce bought 6 cartons of biscuits. Each carton had 8 biscuits. how many biscuits did she have in total?
- 24
- 48
- 12
- 14

- Jacob harvested 22 kilograms of beans and 76 kilograms of maize. How many kilograms of food did he harvest altogether?
- 88 kilograms
- 98 kilograms
- 54 kilograms
- 80 kilograms

- Fill in the missing numbers in the pattern below.

712, 717, ______, ______, ______- 720, 725, 727
- 722, 727, 732
- 712, 707, 705
- 722, 725, 730

- Arrange the following vertically and add 142 + 467 =
- 597
- 599
- 699
- 609

- James brought 16 oranges to school. He shared them equally to his 8 friends. How many oranges did each friend get?
- 1
- 2
- 3
- 4

- What is the time shown in the clock face below?_________________
- Complete the pattern below.
- A lesson takes 40 minutes. If it ends at 8.50 a.m,what time did it start?
- 9.30 a.m
- 8.10 a.m
- 8.40 p.m
- 9.30 p.m

- Write a multiplication sentence for the following.

||||| ||||| |||||

________ x _________ = _________ - Find the missing number in the box below.

857 − 643 =- 204
- 314
- 214
- 224

- In a certain shop, yoghurt was selling at 50 shillings and bread at 30 shillings. Aticno bought two yoghurt and one bread. How much money did she spend?
- 80 shillings
- 130 shillings
- 110 shillings
- 160 shillings

- Find the estimated answer by rounding off each number to the nearest 10.

46 x 12 = ___________- 400
- 552
- 500
- 450

- Find the missing number in the box below.

35 + = 40- 5
- 10
- 15
- 20

- Write the following number in words.

6 5 1

_________________________________________ - Fill in the gaps correctly.

6 7 8 = ________hundreds ________tens ________ ones

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Thursday, 16 March 2023 08:45

## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 Opener Exams Term 1 2023 Set 6

**QUESTIONS**

- Which one of the following is seventy eight million, seventy eight thousand, seven hundred and eighty in numerals?
- 78 078 078
- 78 780 780
- 78 708 780
- 78 078 780

- One side of a square plot of land is 48m. What is the area of the plot?
- 192m
^{3} - 2 304m
^{3} - 16m
^{3} - 256m
^{3}

- 192m
- Arrange number 3 016 048, 3 160 480, 3 016 408 and 3 016 480 in an ascending order correctly.
- 3 016 408, 3 016 480, 3 160 480 3 016 048
- 3 160 480, 3 016 480, 3 016 408, 3 016 048
- 3 016 048, 3 016 408, 3 016 480, 3 160 480
- 3 160 480, 3 016 408, 3 016 048, 3 016 480

- What is the place value of digit 0 in the product of 38 and 29?
- Tens.
- Hundreds.
- Thousands.
- Ones.

- Three containers of milk have a capacity of 16 litres, 12 litres and 24 litres respectively. The milk was repacked into smaller containers of equal capacity. What is the large container which was be used to repack the milk?
- 48 litres
- 24 litres
- 8 litres
- 4 litres

- What is the smallest number that should be added to 538 722 to make it divisible by 11?
- 2
- 3
- 4
- 5

- What is 21.428 rounded off to the nearest hundredths?
- 21.4
- 21.42
- 21.43
- 21.00

- What is the value of: 4
^{1}/_{3}-3^{1}/_{4}, of 2^{1}/_{3}+3^{1}/_{4}?- 1
^{3}/_{4} - 1
^{3}/_{4} - 1
^{2}/_{3} - 1
^{1}/_{2}

- 1
- How many groups of hundreds are there in the total value of digit 7 in the number 576 4287
- 70
- 70 000
- 7 000
- 700

- What is the next number in the pattern?

5, 9, 18, 43, 92,............- 213
- 196
- 173
- 203

- Three disco lights flash light at intervals of 15 seconds, 30 seconds and 48 seconds. After how many minutes will they flash light together again?
- 240 minutes
- 4 minutes
- 60 minutes
- 15 minutes

- Kinoti used 13 bags of fertilizer in each of his 8 gardens of coffee. Eighteen bags of fertilizer remained in the store. How man bags of fertilizer were in the store altogether?
- 104
- 86
- 122
- 39

- Amani spent
^{1}/_{10}, of her salary on rent^{2}/_{5}, on food and^{3}/_{8}on other expenses and saved the rest. What fraction of her salary did she save?^{1}/_{8}^{1}/_{4}^{1}/_{16}^{1}/_{5}

- In the figure below, line PQ and RS are parallel lines. Line AB and CD are transversal lines.

Which of the following angles is equal to angle k?- p. r and t
- v, t and q
- w, J and p
- I, y and w

- The length and width of a rectangle are (2p+3) cm and (p-5)cm respectively. Whethe perimeter of the rectangle?
- (3p-2) cm
- (6p-4)cm
- p (6p-16)cm
- D. (6p + 16)cm

- Which of the following properties is common in both a square and a rectangle.
- Diagonals bisect each other at a right angle
- All sides are equal.
- Each interior angle is a right angle.
- The sum of interior angles adds up to two right angles.

- A bus left Mandera for Nairobi on Tuesday at 1935hrs. The bus arrived at Nairobi on Wednesday at 0530hrs. How long did the journey take?
- 9 hours 55 minutes.
- 10 hours 25minutes.
- 14 hours 5 minutes.
- 6 hours 45 minutes.

- The longest side of a right angled triangle is 17m. What are the possible lengths of the two shorter sides?
- 10 metres and 7 metres
- 6 metres and 12 metres
- 5 metres and 12 metres
- 8 metres and 15 metres

- Sudi's plot of land is in the shape of a trapezium PGHK as shown below.

What is the area of the plot in hectares?- 0.132ha
- 1.32ha
- 13.2ha
- 132ha

- What is the value of 2(4a+3b)+3(2a +b) when a-3 and b=2?
- 60
- 90
- 50
- 80

- A school bought desks for the pupils. The first 50 desks cost sh. 500 each and the rest cost sh. 300 each. How much did the school spend altogether?
- Sh. (300t+40 000)
- Sh. (300t+20 000)
- Sh. (300t+ 10 000)
- Sh. (300t 15 000)

- The following are properties of a certain quadrilateral:
- Opposite sides are equal and parallel
- Diagonals are varied but don't bisect at right angles.
- The sum of interior angles adds up to 360

Which one of the following figures is being described above?- Parallelogram
- Rectangle
- Rhombus
- Square

- What is the value of p in the equation

5(p-4)=3(p-2)?- 4
- 9
- 2
- 7

- Which digit is in the place value of thousandths in the number 5 642.98731?
- 5
- 7
- 3
- 6

- What is the value of:

13.3 x 10.87

1.2 x 0.7- 1.71
- 0.171
- 171.7
- 17.1

- A cylindrical container has a volume of 9 240m
^{3}and a height of 15 metres. What is the diameter of the container in metres?- 28m
- 14m
- 7m
- 56m

- A room measuring 12m long, 8m wide and 5m high had all the walls painted. What was the total area of the walls that were painted?
- 392m
^{2} - 480m
^{2} - 200m
^{2} - 240m
^{2}

- 392m
- A school was supplied with 4 000 packets of milk. Each packet had a capacity of 5 decilitres. How many litres were supplied to the school?
- 20L
- 200L
- 20 000L
- 2000L

- What is
^{5}/_{16}as a percentage?^{5}/_{16}%- 31
^{1}/_{4}% - 3
^{1}/_{5}% - 3
^{1}/^{4}%

- What is the value of √0.0361?
- 0.19
- 0.019
- 0.0019
- 1.9

- A trader sold an item for sh. 1 848 making a loss of 12%. How much was the buying price of the item?
- Sh. 2 500.00
- Sh. 2 520.00
- Sh. 252.00
- Sh. 2 100.00

- A pastoralist had 650 goats in the beginning of the year 2022. Due to famine, 20% of the goats died. How many goats were left by the end of the year?
- 130
- 450
- 520
- 510

- A square based tank of sides 6 metres has a height of 4 metres. The tank contains water to a height of 3 metres. How many litres of water are required to fill the tank?
- 144 000/
- 36 000/
- 108 000/
- 48 0001

- Santero invested sh. 150 000 in a bank.

The bank paid a simple interest at the rate of 12% per annum. How much interest did he earn at the end of two years?- Sh. 18 000
- Sh. 168 000
- Sh. 186 000
- Sh. 36 000

- The cash price of a water tank is sh. 28 500. The hire purchase price of the tank is sh. 3 500 more than the cash price. Mwangi bought the tank on hire purchase terms. He paid a deposit of sh. 6000 and the remaining balance in five ual monthly instalments. How much was each instalment?
- Sh. 5 200
- Sh. 4 500
- Sh. 3 800
- Sh. 6 300

- Increase sh. 600 by 25%.
- Sh. 750
- Sh. 1 200
- Sh. 1 350
- Sh. 950

- A parallelogram has a base length of 24cm and a perpendicular height of 15cm. Calculate the area of the parallelogram.
- 180cm
^{2} - 360cm
^{2} - 240cm
^{2} - 420cm
^{2}

- 180cm
- The floor of an office measures 5m by 4.5m. A carpet laid on the floor is 0.25m from the wall all around. What area of the floor is left uncovered?
- 22.5m
^{2} - 5.0m
^{2} - 2.3125m
^{2} - 4.5m
^{2}

- 22.5m
- A salesman earns a basic salary of sb. 15 000 per mouth plus an 8% commission on all the sales he make in a month. In a certain month, the salesman sold goods worth sh. 150 000. How much did he earn altogether that month?
- Sh. 27 000
- Sh. 165 000
- Sh. 12 000
- D. Sh: 38 000

- A road measuring 6cm on a map has an actual distance of 18km. What is the scale used in drawing the map?
- 1:3 900
- 1: 30 000
- 1:300 000
- 1: 3 000 000

- Mrs. Otieno paid sh. 20 400 for a elevision set after she was given a discount of 15%. What was the marked price of the television set?
- Sh. 3 600
- Sh. 24-000
- Sh. 28 400
- Sh. 17 340

- The table below shows a train travel timetable from station P to station M.

Station Arrival time Departure time P _______ 0725hrs Q 0900hrs 0941hrs R 1107hrs 1132hrs S 1313hrs 1343hrs M 1450hrs _______ - P and Q
- Q and R
- R and S
- S and M

- A pupil scored the following marks during his KCPE results:

Mathematics 86%

English 94%

Kiswahili 90%

Science 84%

SST & Religious Education 66%

The marks were represented on a pie chart. What angle represented the score in Science?- 72°
- 57°
- 74°
- 77°

- A pipe has a radius if 14cm. The length of the pipe is 80cm. What is the surface area of the pipe?
- 3 520 cm
^{3} - 8 272 cm
^{3} - 7 040 cm
^{3} - 4 752 cm
^{3}

- 3 520 cm
- A country exported 8 520 bags of avocado.

If each bag weighed 80kg, how many tonnes of avocado were exported?- 68.161
- 681.61
- 6 8161
- 68 1601

- Mbae bought a cow for sh. 7 500 and sold it later at sh 8 100. What was the percentage profit made?
- 18%
- 7
^{1}/_{5}% - 7
^{11}/_{27}% - 8%

- Five men can complete digging a certain piece of land in 12 hours. How long would it take if 8 men were hired to dig the same land at the same rate?
- 19
^{1}/_{5}hours - 4'/hours
- 7%,hours
- 20%,hours

- 19
- The heights of seven boys in a class were as follows: 139cm, 148cm, 141cm, 147cm, 143cm, 141cm and 142cm. Calculate the mean height of the boys.
- 143cm
- 141cm
- 138cm
- 142cm

- John and James shared sh. 75 000 in the ratio of 7:8. How much did James receive?
- Sh. 25 000
- Sh. 50 000
- Sh. 35 000
- Sh. 40 000

- The graph below show a journey of a cyclist from home to town, a distance of 100km, and back.

What was his average speed for the whole journey?- 40km/hr
- 25km/hr
- 30km/hr
- 35km/hr

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 Opener Exams Term 1 2023 Set 5

**QUESTIONS **

- Which of the following figures represents the number three hundred thousand and twenty eight?
- 300028
- 30000028
- 30028
- 3000028

- Write 0.250 as a percentage
- 25%
- 2.5%
- 250%
- 0.25%

- A container with the shape of a cube holds 8000ml of water when full. What is the length of one side of the container?
- 20ml
- 25cm
- 20cm
- 0.02m

- Aman bought a bull and later sold it at a loss of 20%. If he sold it for sh. 6400, how much was the loss?
- Sh.1200
- Sh.400
- Sh.1600
- Sh.800

- If ABCD is a rectangle, find the area of the shaded part
- 12cm
^{2} - 24cm
^{2} - (x + 4)cm
^{2} - 8cm
^{2}

- 12cm
- If the square root of x
^{2}= y, which of the following statements is correct- x
^{2}= √y - x
^{2}= y - x
^{2}= y^{2} - y = √x

- x
- At an average speed of 60km/hr a lorry takes 3 hours to cover a certain distance. How long will a car take to cover the same distance at an average speed of 90km/ hr?
- 1½hrs
- 2½hrs
- 1hr
- 2hrs

- Kirubi spent half of his pocket money on bus fare and three fifth of the remainder on lunch. If he was left with Sh.20, how much was his pocket money?
- Sh.100
- Sh.50
- Sh.30
- Sh.70

- What amount of money will earn a simple interest of Sh.75 in two years at the rate of 12%,% per year
- Sh.550
- Sh.650
- Sh.300
- Sh.400

- A car travelled 300km at a consumption rate of 8 litres of petrol for every 100km. If petrol costs Sh.7.85 per litre what was the cost of the petrol consumed?
- Sh.628
- Sh.62.80
- Sh.188.40
- Sh.230.00

- ¾kg of sweets were shared among 3 girls, Wangeci, Wanjiru and Njambi in the ratio 3:2:1 respectively. Njambi gave one fifth of her share to her brother Macharia. How many grams of sweets did Macharia get?
- 75g
- 25g
- 50g
- 250g

- The figure is made up of eight equal squares each of side x cm. What percentage of the whole figure has

been shaded?

- 37.5%
- 30%
- 48.6%
- 31.25%

- A canning factory produced 27,984 tins of tomatoes in one month. The tins were packed into crates. If each crate holds 165 tins, how many full crates were packed?
- 163
- 169
- 168
- 170

- The figure represents a rectangular block of wood. Find the total length of all the edges
- 24cm
- 48cm
- 72cm
- 36cm

- A rectangular piece of paper has an area of 0.39m
^{2}. Express this area in square centimetres- 3900cm
^{2} - 39cm
^{2} - 390cm
^{2} - 130cm
^{2}

- 3900cm
- A tank can be filled by two taps together in 6 minutes and by one of the taps alone in 10 minutes. How long will the other tap take to fill the tank alone?
- 15 minutes
- 8 minutes
- 12 minutes
- 16 minutes

- Mama Ciru had 150 oranges to sell. She sold 40% of them in the morning and
^{4}/_{5}of the remainder in the afternoon. How many oranges remained unsold?- 18
- 60
- 90
- 15

- The circumference of the circle given is 66cm. If O is the centre of the circle calculate the length of one side of the equilateral triangle MNO

- 21cm
- 22cm
- 10.5cm
- 12.5cm

- Solve the equation for x if ½(3x − 2) = x+1
- 1½
- 1
^{1}/_{3} - 5
- 4

- In a class of 60 candidates ¾ of the candidates passed an examination. How many boys passed the examination if the class has twice as many boys as girls and all the girls passed the examination?
- 20
- 35
- 25
- 20

- Find the value of:
^{1}/_{3}x^{3}/_{5}÷ ¼ − ½^{3}/_{5}^{5}/_{8}^{3}/_{10}^{9}/_{11}

- The figure represents the net of an open box. Calculate the total surface area of the box

- 80cm
^{2} - 170cm
^{2} - 150cm
^{2} - 120cm
^{2}

- 80cm
- The circle graph represents monthly earning of Maina, Mwangi and Kamau. If Mwangi earns Ksh. 600, how much does Maina earn
- Sh. 800
- Sh.900
- Sh.1200
- Sh.1000

- The average of seven numbers is 3.6. The average of the first four numbers is 4.05. What is the average of the remaining three numbers?
- 9
- 16.2
- 12
- 3

- Construct triangle XYZ in which XY-XZ=6cm and angle YXZ=60°. Draw a circle that passes through the three vertices X, Y and Z. What is the diameter of the circle?
- 7cm
- 3.5cm
- 14cm
- 12cm

- If x=6, Find the value of 2x − x (12 − 2x)

A. 0

B. 48

C. 24

D. 52 - The area of parallelogram ABCD is 32cm
^{2}. If AD = 5cm and CD = 8cm, calculate the area of the shaded part- 6cm
^{2} - 3cm
^{2} - 12cm
^{2} - 8cm
^{2}

- 6cm
- Wambua started working at 0600hrs. After working for 4¼ hours, he took a break of 30 minutes. After break he worked for 4 hours 30 minutes. At what time did he finish working?
- 5:15am
- 3:15am
- 3:15pm
- 0315hours

- A rectangular piece of land measures 8cm by 6cm on map. Find the actual area in hectares if the scale used is 1:1000
- 4.8ha
- 48ha
- 0.48ha
- 480ha

- In a school 6 buckets of beans last for 4 days. How many more days will 9 buckets last at the same rate of consumption?
- 6 days
- 2 days
- 10 days
- 3 days

- From the figure given calculate the size of angle Y
- 59°
- 102°
- 98°
- 105°

- A man is three times as old as his son. Six years to come the difference between their ages will be 28 years. What is the age of the son now
- 16 years
- 12 years
- 15 years
- 14 years

- Round off the numbers 6483 and 96835 to the nearest thousand and find their difference
- 103000
- 91000
- 2000
- 16000

- The marked price of a radio was Sh.900. Muturi bought it after being given a 10% discount. He later sold it at a 10% profit. For how much did he sell the radio?
- Sh.900
- Sh.891
- Sh.810
- Sh.990

- A watch loses 3 seconds every 2½ minutes. It was set right at 8:15am. What time did it show at 10:45am?
- 10:42am
- 10:43am
- 10:48a.m
- 10:44am

- Express 0.25 as a percentage of 0.75 and give your answer correct to one decimal place
- 25.5%
- 3.3%
- 30.3%
- 33.3%

- A circular region of diameter 28m has circumference equal to the perimeter of another square region. Find the area of the square region.
- 484m
^{2} - 1936m
^{2} - 492m
^{2} - 1236m
^{2}

- 484m
- What number would be increased in the ratio of 3:2 to give 12
- 16
- 10
- 8
- 6

- A container is
^{2}/_{3}, full of water. When 30 more litres of water are added it becomes^{5}/_{6}full. How many litres of 44. Between which two towns is the fare half the fare water does it hold when completely full?- 150
- 360
- 120
- 180

- Which one of the digits of the number 12459 would you increase by seven to make the given number divisible by eleven?
- 5
- 2
- 4
- 9

- In a certain town there are fifty families. Half of the families have 5 children each. A fifth of the remainder have 3 children each and the rest of the families have 4 children each. How many children are there altogether?
- 225
- 205
- 215
- 220

- Construct triangle ABC in which AB = 5cm, angle ABC = 86° and CAB = 55°. Draw a perpendicular from B to AC. What is the length of this perpendicular line?
- 4.5cm
- 4.1cm
- 4.4cm
- 5cm

- Wambui got the following marks in three tests

Maths - 18, English-0, Science-13. If she had also sat for Kiswahili and her average score for the four tests was 11 marks. How many marks did she get in Kiswahili?- 12
- 13
- 3
- 14

**The table below shows bus fare in shillings between Nairobi and Meru.**

- Between which two towns is the fare half the fare between Nairobi and Karatina?
- Karatina and Nyeri
- Sagana and Nyeri
- Nyeri and Nanyuki
- Meru and Nanyuki

- Find the sum of all prime numbers between 10 and 40
- 153
- 14
- 116
- 180

- Calculate half of the exterior angle marked x of the given parallelogram given

- 120°
- 60°
- 30°
- 40°

- A third of the area of the figure WXYZ is 20cm
^{2}. Calculate the value of b if YZ = bcm

- 10cm
- 12cm
- 14cm
- 11cm

Which one of the shapes given below can be used to fill the space in the above pattern

**The graph below represent the mass in tonnes ofcoffee export from a certain country from the year 1972 to the year 1976. Use the graph to answer questions 49-50 **

- By how many tonnes did the coffee export drop in 1973?
- 375
- 750
- 1875
- 1500

- In which year did the country experience the highest drop in coffee export?
- 1973
- 1976
- 1975
- 1974

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 End Term Exams Term 1 2023 Set 1

**QUESTIONS**

- Write eight million five thousand and six in symbols
- 8005006
- 800506
- 8050600
- 8500006

- What is the place value of digit 9 after working out the value of 230 multiplied by 17?
- Thousands
- Tens
- Ones
- Hundreds

- What is the difference of 11
^{2}and √225?- 15
- 26
- 106
- 136

- Find the value of angle QRS in the figure below

- 100°
- 130°
- 50°
- 80°

- Work out the sum of the LCM of 48, 54 and the GCD of 12 and 18.
- 6
- 438
- 432
- 2598

- What is the total value of digit 9 in the figure 53.649?
- 0.009
- 0.09
- Thousandth
- 0.0009

- Which one of the following numbers is divisible by 9?
- 6614
- 6098
- 6255
- 5290

- Work out the value of

3.5 x 2.5

0.7 x 0.5- 25
- 250
- 0.25
- 2.5

- In a by-election, three candidates who contested for a senate seat garnered votes as follows:

Candidate X-848 votes,

Candidate Y-1248 votes,

Candidate Z=983 votes more than both candidates X and Y.

How many votes did candidate Z get?- 1831
- 3079
- 2096
- 3140

- The diagram below shows a water tank.

What is its volme when it is^{3}/_{4}full?- 7200cm
^{3} - 3600cm
^{3} - 5400cm
^{3} - 4800cm
^{3}

- 7200cm
- What is the reciprocal of 4
^{1}/_{3}?^{13}/_{3}^{3}/_{13}^{4}/_{13}^{3}/_{4}

- The radius of a cylidrical tin is 4cm and its height is 25cm. What is the area of its curved surface?
- 2200cm
^{2} - 15400cm
^{3} - 616cm
^{2} - 3500cm
^{3}

- 2200cm
- A matatu travelled a distance of 360m in 20 seconds. What was its speed in kilometres per hour?
- 18
- 36
- 48
- 64
^{4}/_{5}

- A trader borrowed Sh. 4500 from a bank that charged simple interest at the rate of 12% per annum. If he paid back the money after 2 years, how much money did he pay back altogether?
- Sh. 10800
- Sh. 55800
- Sh. 68400
- Sh. 50400

- In the first evaluation test, a pupil scored 240 marks. In the second test, his performance dropped by 15%. What was his score in the second test?
- 276
- 219
- 204
- 228

- Calculate the surface area of the open cuboid below
- 3744cm
^{3} - 5760cm
^{2} - 41472cm
^{2} - 7488cm
^{2}

- 3744cm
- What is the value of

4.35 x 4.1?- 1.7835
- 178.35
- 17835
- 17.835

- A farmer planted trees along the length of his farm at invervals of 5m apart. If he planted 31 seedlings altogether, what is the length of his farm?
- 155m
- 150m
- 151m
- 149m

- Find the next number in the sequence:

93, 75, 57, 39,................- 21
- 18
- 31
- 25

- Round off 487.684 to the nearest tenths
- 487.69
- 487,68
- 487.7
- 487.6

- In the figure below, find the area of the shaded region.
- 2866cm
^{2} - 1634cm
^{2} - 2250cm
^{2} - 1784cm
^{2}

- 2866cm
- Find the value of:

4^{5}/_{8}+ 3^{3}/_{8}÷ 2^{1}/_{4}^{1}/_{8}- 12
^{7}/_{13} - 18
- 6
^{1}/_{8}

- What is as a percentage?
- 5%
- 20%
- 0.5%
^{1}/_{5}%

- A farmers uses
^{1}/_{4}of his farm on maize and^{1}/_{3}on beans. The remaining land is. used for grazing. What fraction is used for grazing?^{7}/_{12}^{2}/_{3}^{5}/_{12}^{5}/_{7}

- In the figure below, line AB is parallel to line CD. Find the value of the angle marked e.
- 120°
- 70°
- 50°
- 130°

- One bell rings after 4 minutes and another after 5 minutes. How long does it take for the bells to ring together?
- 24 min
- 30 min
- 20 min
- 9 min

- Round off 23098 to the nearest thousand
- 20000
- 23000
- 24000
- 33100

- A salesman earns a basic salary of Sh. 12500. He also gets a 4% commission on the value of the goods he sells. How much did he earn altogether in a month that he sold goods valued at Sh. 320000?
- Sh. 25300
- Sh. 24800
- Sh. 25800
- Sh. 12800

- The average age of three men is 45 years. The ages of two of them is 42 years and 47 years. What is the age of the third man?
- 89 years
- 135 years
- 46 years
- 45 years

- The table below shows the distances. four towns in kilometres. What is the distance from town S to V via U?
- 170 km
- 60 km
- 115 km
- 150 km

- A shopkeeper had money in different demonimations as shown below:

Denomination Value 200 20 shilling coins 100 Fifty shilling notes 50 Hundred shilling notes 30 200 shilling notes 20 Five hundred shilling notes 5 1000 shilling notes - Sh. 25000
- Sh. 15000
- Sh. 30000
- Sh. 35000

- A mason eams Sh. 2400 per month. If he saves 30% of this, how much does he spend?
- Sh. 2370
- Sh. 1680
- Sh. 960
- Sh. 720

- Judy slept at 2250 hrs on Sunday and woke up at 7
^{1}/_{2}hrs later. At what time did she wake up in 12 hour clock system?- 6.20 a.m
- 6.30 a.m
- 6.40 am
- 5.30 am

- What is twice the perimeter of the figure below? (Take =
^{22}/_{7})- 112m
- 94m
- 188m
- 61m

- What is the sum of the number of faces, edges and vertices of an open cuboid?
- 26
- 24
- 28
- 25

- The scale drawing of a map is 1:250000. What is the actual length of a road that measures 5cm on the map in kilometres?
- 1250
- 12.5
- 12500
- 125

- Grace is x years old. Her mother is two times her age. What will be the sum of their ages in five years time?
- 3x+5
- 3x-10
- 3x-5
- 3x + 10

- Which type of solid will be formed by the net below?
- Cuboid
- Triangular prism
- Pyramid
- Cube

- The population of a certain country is 104283. The number of children is 30200. The women are two times the number of children. How many men are in this country?
- 13683
- 60400
- 44883
- 43883

- Find the value of x in the equation:

6(3x-2)-60- 1
^{1}/_{3} - 3
^{4}/_{9} - 4
- 4
^{2}/_{3}

- 1
- Which of the following numbers can be added to 4573 to make it divisible by eleven without a remainder?
- 8
- 7
- 6
- 3

- The stack below was dipped in black paint

How many cubes got paint on three faces only?- 24
- 6
- 18
- 8

- What is the value of:
^{1}/_{9}of (6÷^{2}/_{3})?- 9
^{2}/_{9}^{4}/_{9}- 1

- Construct triangle ABC in which AB= BC = AC = 7cm. Draw a circle that passes through the vertices. Measure the radius of the circle.
- 8cm
- 4cm
- 14cm
- 2cm

- Find the area of the figure below
- 168cm
^{2} - 210cm
^{2} - 339cm
^{2} - 84cm
^{2}

- 168cm
- On a cold morning, the temperature reading was -10°C at 6.00 a.m. If the temperature was rising at a rate of 5°C every one hour, what was the reading on. the thermometer at 10.00 a.m?
- 20°C
- 30°C
- -30°C
- 10°C

- The table below shows the inland postage rates:

**Types of article****Weight****Commission****Sh****Cts**Letters Not over 20g 35 00 Not over 50g 43 00 Not over 100g 51 00 Not over 250g 58 00 Not over 500g 64 00 Not over 1kg 74 00 Not over 2kg 107 00 Post cards Aearogrammes Parcels each 21 00 each 35 00 Not over 5kg 150 00 Not over 10kg 185 00 Not over 20kg 220 00 Not over 30kg 270 00 Not over 40kg 325 00 Not over 50kg 430 00 - Sh. 264
- Sh. 299
- Sh. 729
- Sh. 222

- Omuga deposited Sh. 36000 in a bank that paid simple interest at the rate of 10% pa. How much money altogether did he withdraw at the end of 2 years?
- Sh. 43200
- Sh. 39600
- Sh. 7200
- Sh. 3600

**The graph below shows the distance covered by a motorist. Use it to answer questions 49 and 50**

- How many kilometres had the motorist covered by 9 am?
- 45 km
- 55 km
- 50 km
- 63 km

- What was the motorist's average speed for the whole journey?
- 120 km/hrs
- 26
^{2}/_{3}km/hr - 25 km/hr
- 24 km/hr

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 Opener Exams Term 1 2023 Set 4

## QUESTIONS ;

- What is 60203303 in words?
- Sixty million two hundred and three thousand three hundred and three.
- Six million two hundred and three thousand three hundred and three.
- Sixty million twenty three thousand three hundred and three.
- Sixty million two hundred and three thousand three hundred and thirty three.

- How many times is the LCM of 60 and 20 more than the GCD of 15 and 30?
- 12
- 900
- 4
- 600

- What is the value of 0.81×13.5×0.56

0.14×1.5×0.27- 1080
- 108
- 10.8
- 1.08

- What is 36090 divided by 18?
- 25
- 205
- 200.5
- 2005

- The figure below shows a square whose perimeter is 64cm.

What is the next number in the pattern- 16cm²
- 225cm²
- 256cm²
- 15cm²

- What is the next number in the pattern

7, 11, 13, 17, 19, ?- 21
- 23
- 27
- 25

- What is the value of 7
^{1}/_{2}of^{7}/_{9}+16^{1}/_{3}?^{5}/_{14}- 2
^{4}/_{5} ^{15}/_{42}- 95
^{5}/_{18}

- Fifteen people can complete some work in 50 days .How many more people working at the same rate are required to do the work in 25days?
- 30
- 45
- 15
- 25

- The age in years for seven of juliana's relatives are as follows 45, 38 , 43, 43, 39, 40 and 39. What is their mean age?
- 38
- 43
- 40
- 41

- The figure below represents a trapezium.

Calculate its area in ares- 500
- 50
- 0.5
- 5

- Jacob deposited sh.60000 in a bank that paid a simple interest at the rate of 5%per annum . How much was in his account after 2 years?
- sh. 66000
- sh. 66150
- sh. 660000
- sh. 606150

- What is the value of 3x-p +m,when m=5,x=m+q,p=q-6 and q=2m?

q- 4
^{5}/_{8} - 9
^{1}/_{10} - 2
^{1}/_{5} - 5
^{1}/_{10}

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- The scale of a mapis 1;100000. A regular plot is represented on the map by 5cm and 4cm . What is the actual area of the plot in hectares?
- 20000000
- 200000
- 2000
- 200

- Rachael had 560 mangoes , she sold 3/8 of the mangoes in the morning and 1/7 of the remainder in the afternoon .She sold the rest of the mangoes in the evening. How many mangoes didshe sell in the evening?
- 510
- 210
- 50
- 300

- A geometrical set was bought for sh.270 after getting a discount of 10% of its marked price , Calculate the marked price of the geometrical set .
- sh. 280
- sh. 300
- sh. 243
- sh. 297

- Using a pair of compass and a ruler , construct triangle XYZ such that linesXY=5cm ,YZ=6cm and XZ=7cm . Draw a circle which passes through X, Y and Z,What is the length of the diameter?
- 3.6cm
- 2.6
- 4.5
- 7.2

- Asha bought 45 bottles of milk of 500ml each. What was the total amount of milk that Asha bought in liters?
- 22.5
- 225
- 22500
- 225000

- The figure PQRS drawn below is a parallelogram . Angle RSQ =45°, AND angle SPQ =75°

What is the size of angle PQR?- 120°
- 105°
- 90°
- 45°

- A33-seater bus and 11-seater matatu were to transport 319 people to a function .if the matatu made and extra trip than the bus , how manr people did the matatu transport?
- 77
- 231
- 242
- 88

- The mean of ten numbers is 5.8. Nine of the numbers are 9, 5, 7, 3, 4, 6, 5, 6 and 7. What is the modal number?
- 12
- 7
- 6
- 8

- The ratio of boys to girls in a school is 6:2. If there are 2400 pupils in the school, how many more boys than girls are in the school?
- 2500
- 600
- 1800
- 1200

- The figure below represents a cuboid.

What is its volume in cubic centimetres?- 320
- 0.0032
- 0.32
- 32

- In the year 2016 February 20th was a Sunday. What day was March 7th of the same year?
- Wednesday
- Monday
- Tuesday
- Thursday.

- What is the simplified form of the. expression 3/(16a+24b) +2, (15a + 21b)?
- 24a + 15b
- 16a + 23b
- 16b + 23a
- 15a + 24b

- The pie chart below shows how Shadrack spent his salary.

If his salary was sh. 36000, how much more did he spend on clothings than on school fees?- sh. 17000
- sh. 13000
- sh. 6000
- sh. 7000

- Martinez has x mangoes. Mato has four less mangoes than Martinez. Michael has six more mangoes than the total number of both Martinez and Mato. How many mangoes do they have altogether?
- 14x - 28
- 12x - 24
- 4x - 2
- 14x + 28

- What is the area of the circle drawn below? (Take π=22)
- 22cm²
- 77cm²
- 38cm²
- 154cm²

- What is the value of g in 6(2g+3)=2(4g + 18)?
- 12
- 219
- 42
- 24

- Nyakio bought the following items from a shop

2kg of sugar @sh. 130

31/kg of cooking fat at sh. 150per kg

5kg of maize flour @sh. 100

He paid for the items using three-500 shillings notes. How much balance did he receive?- sh. 1500
- sh. 215
- sh. 251
- sh. 1285

- The area of a square plot of land is 1.44 hectares. The owner fenced it all around with five strands of wire. What was the total length of wire used in metres?
- 2400
- 480
- 120
- 2880

- The figure drawn below is a cylinder.

What is the volume of the cylinder? (Тakе π = 221)- 172480cm3
- 24460cm3
- 24640cm3
- 98560cm3

- Using a ruler and a pair of compass, construct triangle ABC such that line AB-5cm, BC-4cm and AC = 6cm. What is the measure of angle ACB?
- 43°
- 81°
- 64°
- 56°

- A trader had two tonnes of sugar. He packed the sugar in 500g packets. How many packets did he obtain?
- 40
- 400
- 4000
- 40000

- Jacob started his journey at 8.35am travelled from Nakuru to Mombasa. He arrived in Mombasa at 1.15pm. How long did he take to travel from Nakuru to Mombasa?
- 7hrs 20mins
- 5hrs 50mins
- 5hrs 40mins
- 4hrs 40mins

- A box measures 15cm long by 10cm wide by 8cm high. What is the total surface area of the box?
- 700cm
^{2} - 460cm
^{2} - 540cm
^{2} - 400cm
^{2}

- 700cm
- Which one of the following statements is correct?
^{2}/_{5},>^{1}/_{3}^{2}/_{5},<^{1}/_{4}^{1}/_{8 }>^{3}/_{4}- 80 < 50

- Which one of the following measurements cannot be used to draw a right angle triangle?
- 3cm, 4cm, 5cm
- 5cm, 12cm, 13cm
- 3cm, 4cm, 6cm
- 7cm, 24cm, 25cm

- The diagram below is a rhombus PQRS and SQ are diagonals. Angle OSR = 30°

What is the size of angle RPQ?- 60°
- 120°
- 150°
- 90°

- The cash price of a table is sh. 48000. The hire purchase price is 20% more than the cash price. Paul bought it on hire purchase

terms. He paid a deposit of sh. 16000 and 8 equal monthly instalments. How much was each instalment?- sh. 7200
- sh. 21200
- sh. 57600
- sh. 5200

- A motorist covered 336km at an average speed of 84km/h. On the return journey, the average speed reduced to 56km/h. What was the average speed for the whole journey?
- 100.8km/h
- 33.6km/h
- 84km/h
- 67.2km/h

- The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 120cm. What is the length of one side of the triangle?
- 36cm
- 40cm
- 4cm
- 480cm

- Three bells ring at intervals of 9minutes, 15minutes and 3minutes. If the bells rang together at 10:35am, at what time did the bells ring together again?
- 11.15am
- 11.20am
- 11.20pm
- 11.15pm

- What is the value of √100-64

25+9^{1}/_{8}^{1}/_{4}- 2
^{1}/_{4} - 4
^{1}/_{2}

- A certain quadrilateral has the following properties;

- Diagonals bisect each other at right angles - All angles are equal

-Diagonals are equal

Two pairs of parallel sides

Which quadrilateral has all the above properties?- Parallelogram.
- Rectangle.
- Rhombus.
- Square.

- The table below shows the fare charged by a matatu conductor from station O to S.

Jacob and his wife travelled from station O to S via R. How much money did they pay altogether?- sh. 95
- sh. 140
- sh. 165
- sh. 190

- Alex paid sh. 1250 after a discount of sh. 250. What percentage discount was he allowed?
- 25%
- 16
^{2}/_{3}% - 83
^{1}/_{3}% - 20%

- The diagram below is a net of a solid.

Which one of the following is the correct order?- Cube
- Cuboid
- Square
- Rectangle.

- The fractions 2, 3, 3, and $/, are to be written from the smallest to the largest.Which one of the following is the correct order?
^{3}/_{4},^{3}/_{7,}^{2}/_{3,}^{3/}_{5}^{2}/_{3},^{3}/_{5},^{3}/_{4,}^{5}/_{7}^{2}/_{,}^{3}/_{5,}^{5}/_{7,}^{3}/_{4}^{3}/_{5,}^{2}/_{3,}^{5}/_{9}^{3}/_{4}

- Which one is the next pattern?
- The graph below represents the journey of a motorist travelling from town P to Q.

What was the average speed for the whole journey?- 80km/h
- 100km/h
- 200km/h
- 125km/h

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 Mid Term Exams Term 1 2023 Set 4

**QUESTIONS**

- What is five million, sixty eight thousand, four hundred and fifty in numerals?
- 5 608 450
- 5 068 450
- 5 680 450
- 5 068 405

- Round off
**68 964**to the nearest thousands- 68 900
- 70 000
- 68 000
- 69 0003.

- What is the total value of digit
**9**in the number**798 643**?- 900
- 900 000
- 90 000
- 9000

- What is
^{4}/_{5},^{9}/_{11}, ¾ and^{7}/_{8}, arranged in a descending order?^{7}/_{8,}^{9}/_{11,}^{4}/_{5,}¾^{7}/_{8,}^{4}/_{5,}^{9}/_{11,}¾^{9}/_{11,}^{7}/_{8,}¾,^{4}/_{5}- ¾,
^{4}/_{5,}^{9}/_{11, }^{7}/_{8}

- What is the next number in the pattern?

29, 38, 47, 56, ___________________.- 78
- 87
- 67
- 65

- Which one of the following numbers is divisible by 11?
- 548 997
- 527 142
- 511 488
- 571 432

- The area of a square plot of land is
**0.1849**hectares. What is the length of one side of the plot in metres?- 0.43m
- 4.3m
- 43m
- 430m

- What is
**28. 568**to the nearest tenths?- 28.6
- 29.0
- 28.57
- 28.5

- Janet bought the following items from a shop:
**3 packets of maize flour@sh. 160.00****1½ kg of greengrams @sh. 80.00 per kg****2 bars of soap for sh. 230.00**

4 eggs@sh. 15.00

How much should she give the shopkeeper to get a balance of a one hundred shilling note?- Sh. 890.00
- Sh. 1 010.00
- Sh. 1 000.00
- Sh. 990.00

- What is the place value of digit
**4**in the number**1 485 632**?- Millions
- Hundreds of thousands
- Tens of thousands
- Thousands

- What is the LCM of
**18, 24**and**36**?- 108
- 6
- 72
- 96

- What is the value of:

0.95 + 13.8 − 0.08 + 0.7?- 15.37
- 13.57
- 15.73
- 13.75

- In a cereal store, there were 600 bags of maize. A lorry transported
**45**bags on each trip. How many bags did the lorry transport in the last trip?- 13
- 25
- 30
- 15

- What is the value of:

5^{3}/_{8}+1½ of 1^{1}/_{6}÷ 1^{3}/_{4}?- 5
^{3}/_{4} - 6
^{3}/_{8} - 8
^{3}/_{5} - 4
^{3}/_{10}

- 5
- In an animal census carried out in a certain park, the number of gazelles was
**5 848**and that of buffaloes was**1 246**less than the number of gazelles. The number of wildebeest was half the total number of gazelles and buffaloes. What was the total population of the animals in the park?- 15 675
- 5 225
- 10 641
- 18 468

- A rectangular plot of land measures 85 metres long and 55 metres wide. The land was fenced using four strands of barbed wire. What was the total length of the barbed wire used?
- 280 metres
- 4 675 metres
- 1 120 metres
- 18 700 metres

- A matatu arrived at Kisumu from Nyeri on Thursday at 0430hrs. If the journey took 8¾, hours, on which day and time did the matatu depart from Nyeri?
- Wednesday, 7.45am
- Wednesday, 7.45pm
- Thursday, 1. 15am
- Thursday, 1.15pm

- In the figure below, line AB is parallel to DC. Lines EF and PQ are transversal lines.

Which of the following statements is true?- Angle (k = m) (corresponding angles)
- Angles (t = u) (vertically opposite angles)
- Angles (m = u) (alternate angles)
- Angles (v + t) = 180° (co-interior angles)

- The table below shows the quantity of milk in litres delivered by a farmer for one week. The amount of milk delivered on Friday is not indicated.

**Day of the week****Mon****Tue****Wed****Thur****Fri****Sat****Sun**Amount in litres 60 75 50 67 ___ 50 68 - 85ℓ
- 65ℓ
- 75ℓ
- 95ℓ

- The following are properties of a quadrilateral:
**All sides are equal.****Diagonals are equal and bisect each other at 90°****Interior angles add up to 360°****Each interior angle is a right angle.**

Which of the following properties describe a rhombus?- i, iv
- ii, iv
- i, iii
- ii, iii

- The parallel lines of a trapezium are 36cm and 28cm. The perpendicular distance between the parallel lines is 22cm. Calculate the area of the trapezium.
- 740cm
^{2} - 704cm
^{2} - 1 008cm
^{2} - 792cm
^{2}

- 740cm
- Simplify: 3(4p − 3q) + 2(2p − q)
- 16p − 7q
- 16p + 11q
- 16p + 7q
- 16p − 11q

- A map is drawn to a scale of 1:20 000. What is the distance of a road which is 35cm on the map in kilometres?
- 7km
- 70km
- 700km
- 0.7km

- Ronaldo, Messi and Mbappe scored goals for their team during a football match. Ronaldo scored k goals while Messi scored twice as many goals as Ronaldo. Mbappe scored two goals more than Messi. How many goals were scored altogether by the players?
- 5k − 2
- 2k + 2
- 5k + 2
- 3k − 2

- What is the value of 2 (k − b)

t

when t = 4, b = t +1 and k = 2t?- 1¼
- 1½
- 1
^{1}/_{8} - 1
^{1}/_{3}

- Construct triangle ABC in which line AB=7cm, BC= 5cm and angle ABC = 120°. Join line A to C. Draw a perpendicular bisector of line AB and let the bisector meet line AC at K. Measure the distance KC.
- 6.2cm
- 10.5cm
- 6.6cm
- 2.6cm

- An open cylindrical tank has a radius of 3.5 metres and a height of 1.5 metres. The inside of the tank was painted. What area of the tank was painted?
- 71.5m
^{2} - 57.75m
^{2} - 110m
^{2} - 38.5m
^{2}

- 71.5m
- In the year 2022, the number of pupils in a school was 1 200. In 2023, the number of pupils increased by 40%. How many pupils are there?
- 480
- 1 608
- 720
- 1 680

- The figure below represents a plot of land bounded by two straight edges and two semicircles. Three strands of wire were used to fence the plot.

What was the length of the wire used?(Take π =^{22}/_{7})- 0.94km
- 2.82km
- 940km
- 2 820km

- A company sold 4.5 tonnes of sugar in 2kg packets. How many packets were sold?
- 2 500
- 225
- 250
- 2250

- The diagram below represents a block of wood, a cuboid in shape.

Calculate the surface area of the block.- 15 232cm
^{2} - 9 452cm
^{2} - 69 360cm
^{2} - 12 320cm
^{2}

- 15 232cm
- Onyango paid sh. 1 452 for an item after getting sh. 198 as a discount. What percentage discount did he get?
- 13.6%
- 14.2%
- 12%
- 15%

- A cylindrical container has a radius of 14cm and a height of 80cm. How many litres of water can it hold when full?
- 4.928ℓ
- 49.28ℓ
- 492.8ℓ
- 49 280ℓ

- The diagram below represents a plot of land which is parallelogram in shape.

What is the area of the plot in Ares?- 360
- 432
- 180
- 270

- Christopher deposited sh. 160 000 in bank that earned simple interest at the rate of 8% p.a. How much money was in his account at the end of 18 months?
- Sh. 23 040
- Sh. 19 200
- Sh. 183 040
- Sh. 179 200

- Kirimi used a ladder to climb to the top of a wall. He placed the bottom of the ladder 10 metres away from the wall. The ladder touched the wall at a height of 24 metres. What was the length of the ladder?
- 34 metres
- 32 metres
- 26 metres
- 40 metres

- Irene bought a hen for sh. 400. After a few months, she sold it for sh. 560. Calculate the percentage profit made.
- 28
^{4}/_{7}% - 40%
- 20%
- 14
^{2}/_{7}%

- 28
- Musau and Mutiso shared some money in the ratio of 5:3. The amount of money shared was sh. 120 000. How much did Mutiso receive?
- Sh. 80 000
- Sh. 40 000
- Sh. 75 000
- Sh. 45 000

- The marked price of TV set was sh. 48 500. Wanjala bought it on hire purchase by paying a deposit of sh. 15 000 and eight equal monthly instalments of sh. 5 000 each. How much more did he pay on hire purchase?
- Sh 6 500
- Sh 5 500
- Sh 7 500
- Sh 8 500

- The production of beans in a farm decreased from 1 800 bags in year 2015 to 1 500 bags in the year 2016. What was the ratio decrease?
- 1:6
- 6:5
- 5:6
- 5:1

- 12 men can complete digging a shamba in 20 days. How many days can it take to dig the same shamba if 2 men fail to turn up?
- 120 days
- 24 days
- 16
^{2}/_{3}days - 100 days

- Construct triangle PQR in which line PQ=5.5cm, PR= 6cm and angle PQR = 60°. Draw a circle that touches the vertices of the triangle. Measure the radius.
- 2.7cm
- 4.3cm
- 1.5cm
- 3.5cm

- A salesman earns a commission of 12% in every sales of goods above sh. 10 000. How much did he earn if he sold goods worth sh. 250 000?
- Sh. 28 800
- Sh. 2 880
- Sh. 30 000
- Sh. 3 000

- The pie chart below shows the number of cars, pickups, lorries and vans assembled at Nairobi Factory in one month.The factory assembled 120 pickups. How many vans were assembled?

The factory assembled 120 pickups. How many vans were assembled?- 270
- 360
- 330
- 1080

- The table below shows inland postal charges for letters.

**Weight of the letter****Sh.****Cts**Up to 20g

Over 20g to 50g 55

Over 50g to 100g

Over 100g to 250g

Over 250g to 500g

Over 500g to 1 kg

Over 1 kg to 2kg31

55

86

113

145

193

22400

00

00

00

00

00

00- Sh. 310.00
- Sh. 450.00
- Sh. 337.00
- Sh. 396.00

- A motorist driving at a speed of 80km/hr was expected to arrive in time in town B, 300km away. After driving for 1½ hours, the car got a puncture and it took 15 minutes to change the wheel. At what speed did he drive after changing the wheel if he had to arrive at the expected time?
- 100km/hr
- 90km/hr
- 120km/hr
- 80km/hr

- In the figure below, ABC and ADE are straight lines. Line AB = BD = BC. Angle BDA = 55°

What is the measure of angle CDE?- 110°
- 60°
- 70°
- 90°

- Which one of the following statements is true about the number of faces and edges of an open cuboid? It has
- 5 faces and 12 edges.
- 6 faces and 12 edges.
- 5 faces and 8 edges.
- 8 faces and 12 edges.

- Decrease sh. 600 by 17%
- Sh. 702.00
- Sh. 617.00
- Sh. 498.00
- Sh. 716.00

- The travel graph drawn below shows Oticno's journey from town A to town B. a distance of 500km

Calculate the average speed for the whole journey.- 75km/hr
- 62½km/hr
- 80½km/hr
- 90km/hr

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## Mathematics Questions and Answers - Class 8 Mid Term Exams Term 1 2023 Set 3

**QUESTIONS **

- What is 808008.08 words.
- Eight million, eight hundred and eight and eight tenths
- Eight hundred and eight thousand and eight point zero eight
- Eight hundred and eight thousand and eight and eight hundredths
- Eight thousand, eight hundred and eight and eight hundredths

- What is half the sum of the LCM and GCD of 24, 48 and 72?
- 168
- 48
- 96
- 144

- Work out: 4.932 − 1.445 +3.258 and give your answer correct to the nearest thousandths.
- 6.7450
- 6.74
- 6745
- 6.745

- Evaluate

5^{2}(12 − 15 + 10)

√25^{2}- 7
- 35
- 13
- 1.4

- Work out the following

¾(½ +^{2}/_{5}÷^{1}/_{3}) −^{1}/_{5}×^{3}/_{8}- 1
^{19}/_{20} ^{2}/_{5}- 1
^{1}/_{5} ^{19}/_{20}

- 1
- A factory produced 20380 packets of tea leaves. Out of these, 6250 were 100g packets, 3324 were 250g packets, 1736 were 500g packets, 1kg packets were 900 fewer than the 100g packets. If the rest were 2kg packets, how many 2kg packets were there?
- 11310
- 9070
- 5350
- 3720

- Arrange the fraction below from the smallest to the largest.
^{3}/_{7},^{2}/_{5},^{5}/_{8}, ½^{5}/_{8,}½,^{3}/_{7,}^{2}/_{5}- ½,
^{2}/_{5,}^{3}/_{7,}^{5}/_{8} ^{3}/_{7,}^{2}/_{5,}½,^{5}/_{8}^{2}/_{5,}^{3}/_{7,}½,^{5}/_{8}

- Evaluate: (x+3) − (x+4)

4 6- x + 1

12 - x − 1

12 - x + 17

12 - x − 17

12

- x + 1
- What is the value of:

10.24 x 84.1

5.8 x 0.032- 46.4
- 4640
- 464
- 4.64

- A family consumes three 2-litre packets of milk every day. How many decilitres of milk did the family consume in the months of May, June and July?
- 552
- 540
- 5580
- 5520

- The figure below shows an entertainment arena. The unshaded area is the performance region and the shaded area is space for the audience. Calculate the area of the audience space?
- 5544m
^{2} - 3080m
^{2} - 2464m
^{2} - 440m
^{2}

- 5544m
- The table below shows vehicles passed through a road junction.

Vehicle Cars Buses Pick-ups Matatu Lorries Number 48 47 28 20 17 - 63°
- 108°
- 150°
- 160°

- Find the total surface area of the figure below.
- 350m
^{2} - 700m
^{2} - 1000m
^{2} - 600m
^{2}

- 350m
- What is the value of y in the equation below?

2y − 4 + y = 4

3 4- 1
^{9}/_{11} - 4
^{8}/_{11} - 5
^{9}/_{11} - 2
^{10}/_{11}

- 1
- Find the radius of a circle whose circumference is 8.8 m
- 2.8m
- 28m
- 1.4m
- 14m

- A tank containing water measures 30cm by 24 cm by 18cm. Calculate its capacity in litres when it is half full?
- 6.48 L
- 12960L
- 12.96L
- 12960000L

- Calculate the total surface area of the pipe below. Its diameter is 20cm. (Use pie as 3.14)
- 9420cm
^{2} - 628cm
^{2} - 942cm
^{2} - 1570cm
^{2}

- 9420cm
- Calculate the area of triangle XYZ
- 60cm
^{2} - 150cm
^{2} - 75m
^{2} - 84cm
^{2}

- 60cm

**Use the pattern below to answer question 19**

- What will be the sixth shape?
- What is the area of the shaded region?

(Take Pie as^{22}/_{7})- 15.8cm
^{2}

B. 13.90cm^{2}

C. 1.68cm^{2}

D. 7.84cm

- 15.8cm
- The marked price of pair of shoes was sh. 3600. After getting a discount, Maina paid sh, 3000. What was the percentage discount?
- 83
^{1}/_{3}% - 17%
- 16
^{2}/_{3}% - 600%

- 83
- The charges for sending a telegram is sh. 8 for 10 words or less. Additional words cost sh.0.80. Calculate the cost of sending the telegram below if the government tax is 16%
**ODUAL JOHN BOX 234 NAKURU****SEND FARE SCHOOL OPENING SOON****MUZIOKI**- Sh. 8.80
- Sh. 10.21
- Sh. 10.20
- Sh. 7.40

- The cash price of a electric cooker is shs. 20000. The hire purchase is 30% higher than the cash price. Mary bought it on hire purchase by paying a deposit and 8 equal monthly installments of sh. 2400 each.How much did Mary pay as deposit?
- Sh. 6000
- Sh. 19200
- Sh.13000
- Sh. 6800

- Temperature of ice cream cools at the rate of 4°C per minute(4°C/min) .If the reading taken at 12.00 noon was 88°C. What time will it read 60°C?
- 11.53 pm
- 12.28 pm
- 11.53 am
- 12.07 pm

- A car travelling at 36km/hr take ½ minute to cross a bridge. What is the length of the bridge in metres?
- 300m
- 600
- 120m
- 480m

- In the figure below AE is parallei to Fl. Angle GDA 35° and angle DHI= 130°

Work out the value of angle BGD- 15°
- 35°
- 50°
- 95°

- Tap W takes 6 hours to fill a tank with water. Tap Z takes only 4 hours to fill the same tank alone. What fraction of the tank will be filled by both taps in 2 hours, if they are opened together at the same time?
- ½
^{2}/_{12}^{5}/_{6}^{1}/_{10}

- Which statement is correct in the figure below?
- Angle
**u**correspond with angle**q** - Angle
**r**is alternate to angle**w** - Angle
**t**is alternate to angle**v** - Angle
**v**correspond with angle**w**

- Angle
- Using a pair of compass and a ruler, draw line WY 6cm from Y extend the line by 2cm and mark it Z. Drop a perpendicular line through Y. Mark point X 5cm and above Y. Join X to Z and XW.

What is a half of angle WXZ?- 680
- 500
- 120
- 360

- After what period will shs. 22,000 yield a simple interest of sh. 2750 at the rate of 5% per annum?
- 12½ years
- 30 months
- 2½ months
- 2 years 5 months

- Last year in a certain school the number of pupils were 720. This year the number of pupils has increased by 20%. How many pupils are in that school this year?
- 144
- 576
- 864
- 764

- The area of the figure below is 100cm
^{2}.

What is the length of the longest parallel side?- 18cm
- 44cm
- 26cm
- 32cm

- How many cylindrical tins of diameter 7cm and height 15cm can be arranged standing in a box measuring 28cm, 56cm and 75cm as shown below?
- 202
- 40
- 160
- 577

- Silas used a 20m ladder to climb on top of a wall. The bottom of the ladder was 12m away from the botttom of the wall. Howe many metres high was the wall?
- 16
- 17
- 15
- 18

- Kalonzo thought of a number, multiplied it by 2 , and then added 5. He then doubled the result. His answer was 22. What was the number?
- 1
- 3
- 22
- 8

- The tablr below shows the ages of chldren in a class. What is their average age?

Number of children 5 10 15 Age in years 10 11 12 - 33 years
- 11½ years
- 11
^{1}/_{3}years - 11¼ years

- The following are properties of a certain quadrilateral.
- Sum of angles is 360°
- Diagonals bisect the interior angles
- Opposite sides are parallel
- Diagonals bisect each other at 90°

Which one of the following quadrilaterals has all of the above qualities?- Rectangle
- Trapezium
- Parallelogram
- Rhombus

- Which one of the following nets will not form a cube?
- If a = 2, b = a+3, c = b−a, and d = b+c find the value of

(a+b+d) 3

a+d−1- 3
- 9
- 5
- 15

- Find the size of the angle marked Z.
- 350
- 75°
- 110°
- 145°

- A man is 3 times as old as his daughter, and 2 times as old as his wife. If the daughter is y years old, form an equation to show their total ages in 10 years from now
- 11y + 30
- 5½y+30
- 4y+ 30
- 10y+ 30

- Simplify the inequality given below
^{x}/_{3}+ x+2 > 2

5- x = 8
- x > 3
- x <3
- x = 3

The above line shows a section of a road that was drawn to the actual scale of 1:250000.How long was the road section in km?- 12.5km
- 125km
- 1.25km
- 1250km

**Use the ngraph below to answer question 44**

- From the graph above, work out the mean rainfall recorded
- 110mm.
- 70mm
- 80mmm
- 60mm

- Three bells ring at intervals of 15min, 30min and 50min. If they ring together at 8.15am. What time will they ring together again?
- 9.45am
- 11.00am
- 10.45am
- 9.15am

- A school enrolment increased in the ratio of 4:5 in the year 2013 and decreased in the ratio of 5:3 in the year 2014.How many pupils enrolled in the year 2014 if the enrollment of the year 2012 was 300 pupils?
- 180
- 375
- 225
- 220

- The diagram below represents a flower garden. Four strands of wire was used to fence the garden. What was the cost of the wire if one metre cost shs. 175?
- sh. 3120
- sh. 546 000
- sh. 136 500
- sh. 570 500

- Three men take 5 days to dig a piece of land.How long will 2 men take working at the same rate?
- 15 days
- 3½ days
- 7 days
- 7½ days

- An agent is paid sh. 7000 as a basic salary and 12% commission on sales above sh. 10,000. How much was the total sales in a month if his total earnings were sh. 14200.
- sh. 60,000
- sh. 50,000
- sh. 70,000
- sh. 17,200

- The graph below shows a motorists's journey through a various towns

What is the motorists speed from town B to C?- 72
^{2}/_{9}km/hr - 50km/hr
- 166
^{2}/_{3}km/hr - 60km/hr

- 72

## MARKING SCHEME

- C
- B
- D
- A
- C
- D
- D
- A
- B
- D
- B
- B
- B
- C
- C
- C
- C
- A
- C
- C
- C
- B
- D
- D
- A
- A
- C
- A
- D
- B
- C
- D
- C
- A
- B
- C
- D
- B
- C
- A
- B
- B
- A
- B
- C
- C
- B
- D
- C
- B

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Class 8 Mid Term Exams Term 1 2023 Set 3

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