Thursday, 20 April 2023 08:46

# Mathematics Questions and Answers - Grade 5 End Term 1 Exams 2023 Set 2

QUESTIONS

1. There were 36960 tree seedlings to be planted. If all of them were planted, how many tree seedlings were planted in words.
1. Three hundred and sixty nine and sixty.
2. Thirty six thousand nine hundred and sixty.
3. Three thousand six hundred and ninety six.
4. Thirty six thousand and ninety six.
2. Four Grade four learners formed some numbers using 6, 7, 8 and 9.
 8679 7896 8976 9687 7869 9786
Which one of the following is the correct order of the numbers in descending order?
1. 8679, 7896, 8976, 9687, 7869, 9786
2. 7869, 7896, 8679, 8976, 9687, 9786
3. 9786, 9687, 8976, 8679, 7896, 7869
4. 7869, 7869, 8679, 8976, 9679, 9786
3. Round off 1645 to the nearest 100.
1. 1700
2. 1650
3. 1600
4. 1640
4. Winnie, a Grade 5 learner was given the following numbers:

Which of the numbers is divisible by both 2 and 5?
1. 90
2. 88
3. 62
4. 25
5. Work out the difference of 9829 and 6460 by rounding off to the nearest hundreds.
1. 16289
2. 3369
3. 3300
4. 3400
6. Which type of an angle is more than 90° but less than 180°?
1. Reflex angle
2. Acute angle
3. Obtuse angle
4. Right angle
7. During national census 983625 people were counted. Work out the place value of digit 9.
1. Thousands
2. Tens of thousands
3. Hundreds of thousands
4. Ones
8. Grade five learners from Simba Primary School, were work out the common divisors for of 56 and 42 in groups.
 GROUP A GROUP B GROUP C GROUP D 4 and 7 4 and 8 7 and 14 1 and 3
Which group got the correct common divisors for both 56 and 42?
1. GROUP D
2. GROUP B
3. GROUP C
4. GROUP A
9. In 2021, a total of 356249 people visited a certain hotel in Mombasa while in 2022, the hotel received a total of 335641 people. How many people visited the hotel in the two years?
1. 691880
2. 681890
3. 681880
4. 691890
10. During a parent's meeting at a certain school, 74 boxes of water were bought. If each box had 24 bottles of water, how many bottles of water were bought?
1. 1776
2. 98
3. 50
4. 1766
11. Grade four learners counted the number of lines of symmetry in a rectangle.
AMY → FOUR              CHRIS  → THREE
WILIAN → ONE            SASHA → TWO
Who among the following learners got it correct?
1. WILIAN
2. SASHA
3. CHRIS
4. AMY
12. Work out:
WEEK           DAYS
3                   4
−.  1                   5
_________________
1. 5 Weeks  2 Days
2. 2 Weeks  1 Day
3. 1 Week    6 Days
4. 4 Weeks  9 Days

Below is a list of items that Mumo bought from Anita's shop. Use it to answer question 13 and 14.
1 KG of sugar@ sh. 180
2kg of wheat flour for sh. 165
1 match box at sh. 6
2kg maize flour for 240

1. How much did Mumo pay for the items?
1. Sh. Sh. 765
2. Sh. 756
3. Sh. 1000
4. Sh. 591
2. If Mumo paid for the items using a sh. 1000 note, how much did she get as the balance?
1. Sh. 244
2. Sh. 409
3. Sh. 500
4. Sh. 245
3. Lessons at Hamisi primary school start at the time shown below.

What time is it? The time is _____________________
1. Fifteen minutes to eight.
2. Fifteen minutes to seven.
3. Fourty five minutes to eight.
4. Fourty five minutes to seven
4. On Monday Sannai had Y apples. She shared the apples among her 8 friends. How many apples did each friend get?
1. 8Y
2. 8+Y
3. Y − 8
4. Y/8
5. James was facing East one morning. His friend called him and he made a quarter turn in the clockswise direction and saw his friend. To which direction was his friend?
1. South
2. North
3. East
4. West
6. What is the GCD OF 24 and 32?
1. 96
2. 8
3. 48
4. 32
7. During a mathematics practical, learners used a quarter litre container to fill a twenty litre container. How many quarter litre containers were used?
1. 5
2. 20
3. 80
4. 4
8. In the figure below, show the shaded part as a fraction.
1. 0.79
2. 21/100
3. 79/100
4. 0.79
9. Write 32/7 as an improper fraction
1. 21/7
2. 7/23
3. 7/21
4. 23/7
10. A fruit vendor had 87 bananas. He sold the bananas in groups of 7. How many bananas remained if he sold all the groups of seven?
1. 7
2. 80
3. 3
4. 84
11. Mary's brother is 32 years. Which one of the following shows his age in roman numerals?
1. XXLII
2. XXII
3. XXXII
4. XII
12. Grade four learners represented a certain number on the abacus as shown below.

Which number is represented on the abacus ?
1. 34
2. 3.04
3. 304
4. 3.4
13. What is the next number in the sequence. 1, 3, 9, 27 _____________
1. 81
2. 54
3. 36
4. 63
14. A number is divisible by 2 if ___________________
1. The last digit is even
2. The last digit is odd
3. It is divisible by 3
4. It is divisible by 10
15. Work out:
SH             CENTS
320              80
+ 66              40
_______________
1. Sh.387 120cents
2. Sh.387 20cents
3. Sh. 386 120cents
4. Sh. 386 20cents
16. Aron stayed in Arusha for 384 hours. How many days did he stay in Arusha?
1. 54 Days
2. 384 days
3. 24 days
4. 16 days
17. Using a ruler, measure the length of each line given below
1. 6.5cm
2. 6cm
3. 5.5cm
4. 5cm
18. The table below shows the number of learners absent from school in a certain week.
 DAY TALLY MARKS MONDAY III TUESDAY IIII   III WEDNESDAY IIII   I THURSDAY IIII FRIDAY IIII   IIII   III
How many learners were absent on Friday?
1. 23
2. 18
3. 13
4. 4