QUESTIONS
 There were 48780 people in a ward. What is the place value of digit 7 in the number?
 Thousands
 Hundreds
 Ones
 Tens
 A lorry carried 69,481kg of maize. How many kg are they in words?
 Sixty nine thousand four eighty one
 Sixy nine hundred four thousand and eighty one
 Sixty nine thousand four hundred and eighty one
 Sixty nine thousand four eight one
 A tank contains 72,394 litres of water. How many litres of water are shown by digit 3?
 300
 30
 3000
 40
 Kipkoech had 865 goats. Write this number in words.
 Eight hundred and sixty five
 Eight thousand and sixty five
 Eighty size and five
 Eight thousand and sixty five
 Oloo used 9, 5, 4 to form a 3 digit number. Which is the smallest number he formed?
 945
 459
 559
 954
 The mass of a sheep was 27kg. What was the mass of the sheep to the nearest 10?
 40
 20
 30
 14
 The capacity of a tank is 84 litres. Write the capacity of the tank to the nearest 10?
 70
 81
 80
 45
 A shopkeeper sells cups in groups of 5. Which of the following can be arranged in groups of 5? _______________________
 146
 130
 97
 236
 The following girls were given seedlings to plant
Susan 91 seedlings,
Nixon 48 seedlings
Tim 29 seedlings
Ann 17 seedlings
Who had even number of seedlings? Tim
 Nixon
 Susan
 Ann
 A meeting had 4250 men and 2933 women. How many people were in the meeting?
 8173
 1317
 8371
 7183
 What is the sum of 39 and 1735?
 1874
 1674
 1774
 1274
 There were 6888 bags of wheat in a store. The storekeeper sold 5284 bags. Work out the number of remaining bags _____________
 1604
 1504
 1304
 1204
 A packet of chalk has 12 pieces. How many pieces are in 13 packets?
 146
 136
 126
 156
 A box has 34 mangoes. How many mangoes are in 20 boxes?
 660
 680
 54
 74
 There are 12 pencils in a packet. How many pencils are there in 5 such packets?
 50
 40
 18
 60
 A teacher had 64 exercise books. He shared them equally among 8 learners. How many books did each learner get? ________________
 8
 9
 7
 6
 Seventy two eggs were shared equally among 9 boys. How many eggs did each boy get? ______________________
 9
 7
 8
 6
 Convert 5^{1}/_{3}, to improper fraction
 ^{5}/_{3}
 ^{6}/_{3}
 ^{15}/_{3}
 ^{16}/_{3}
 Convert ^{9}/_{5}, into mixed fraction
 1^{3}/_{5}
 1^{4}/_{5}
 1^{2}/_{5}
 1^{1}/_{5}
 Write ^{16}/_{100} as a decimal
 0.16
 1.6
 0.016
 0.0016
 A string is 8m long. What is the length of the string in cm?
 8000
 80
 800
 8
 What is the perimeter of the shape below?
 55cm
 66cm
 45cm
 18cm
 What is the perimeter of the shape below?
 30cm
 35cm
 39cm
 40cm
 A sugarcane was cut into two pieces of length 1m 28cm and 2m 40cm. How long was the sugarcane?
 3m 68cm
 2m 67cm
 1m 68cm
 3m 67cm
 A fencing post 3m 40cm was cut from a pole 7m long. Work out the length of the remaining part?
 3m 60cm
 3m 68cm
 2m 67cm
 3m 67cm
 Multiply: 3m 12cm by 4
 10m 48cm
 11m 47cm
 12m 48cm
 11m 48cm
 Kariuki had a wire 16m 20cm. He cut the wire into 5 equal pieces. What was the length of each piece? _______________________
 3m 24cm
 2m 23cm
 3m 23cm
 3m 20cm
 Work out:
 4m 3cm
 2m 3cm
 4m 4cm
 4m 5cm
 How many ½kg are in 4kg?
 8
 9
 6
 2
Find the volume of these shapes

 6
 8
 9
 10

 16
 63
 12
 64
 Which one of the following is a right angle?
 The following girls were present in grade five on Monday
How many girls were present? _________________________ 16
 17
 18
 19
 There are 2x girls and 4y boys in a class. How many pupils are there in the class?
 2x + 4y
 2x + 2
 y + 2x
 2x + 3y
 7d − 4d =
 4d
 11d
 7d − 4d
 3d
 4p + 5p =
 P
 9p
 2p
 5p
 Multiply 70 by 9
 530
 430
 630
 400
 What fraction is shaded?
 ^{4}/_{10}
 ^{6}/_{10}
 ^{3}/_{10}
 ^{5}/_{10}
 Take away 18 from 56 and round off the answer to the nearest 10
 74
 64
 40
 12
 13 rem 2
 13 rem 4
 11 rem 2
 14 rem 3
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