# Jss1 Second Term Mathematics Past Questions And Answers

Here are 20 questions and answers:

If 2x – 5 = 112x−5=11, what is the value of xx?

a) 8

b) 9

c) 10

d) 12

Answer: b) 9

Find the area of a circle with a radius of 6 cm.

a) 18\pi \, \text{cm}^218πcm

2

b) 36\pi \, \text{cm}^236πcm

2

c) 72\pi \, \text{cm}^272πcm

2

d) 144\pi \, \text{cm}^2144πcm

2

Answer: b) 36\pi \, \text{cm}^236πcm

2

Simplify 5 + 2 \times 35+2×3.

a) 15

b) 11

c) 21

d) 29

Answer: c) 21

The sum of the interior angles of a triangle is:

a) 90 degrees

b) 120 degrees

c) 180 degrees

d) 360 degrees

Answer: c) 180 degrees

Solve for pp in the equation 3p + 4 = 163p+4=16.

a) 4

b) 6

c) 8

d) 12

Answer: b) 6

If a box contains 36 marbles and they are shared equally among 9 friends, how many marbles will each friend get?

a) 2

b) 3

c) 4

d) 5

Answer: c) 4

What is the value of 7^2 – 4^27

2

−4

2

?

a) 21

b) 33

c) 37

d) 41

Answer: d) 41

If a right-angled triangle has legs of length 5 cm and 12 cm, what is the length of the hypotenuse?

a) 13 cm

b) 15 cm

c) 17 cm

d) 20 cm

Answer: a) 13 cm

The product of two consecutive odd numbers is 143. What are the numbers?

a) 11, 13

b) 13, 15

c) 15, 17

d) 17, 19

Answer: a) 11, 13

If 2^x = 322

x

=32, what is the value of xx?

a) 3

b) 4

c) 5

d) 6

Answer: a) 5

The perimeter of a rectangle is 28 cm, and its length is 10 cm. What is the width of the rectangle?

a) 4 cm

b) 6 cm

c) 8 cm

d) 12 cm

Answer: a) 4 cm

What is the value of \frac{9}{2}\times \frac{4}{3}

2

9

×

3

4

?

a) 6

b) 8

c) 9

d) 12

Answer: b) 8

Solve for yy in the equation 5y + 2 = 275y+2=27.

a) 5

b) 6

c) 7

d) 8

Answer: c) 7

If a triangle has angles measuring 30 degrees, 60 degrees, and 90 degrees, what type of triangle is it?

a) Equilateral

b) Isosceles

c) Scalene

d) Right-angled

Answer: d) Right-angled

What is the value of 3! \times 2!3!×2!?

a) 6

b) 12

c) 24

d) 48

Answer: c) 24

If a + 2b = 10a+2b=10 and 2a – b = 52a−b=5, what is the value of aa?

a) 2

b) 3

c) 4

d) 5

Answer: b) 3

Find the perimeter of a regular hexagon with each side measuring 6 cm.

a) 24 cm

b) 30 cm

c) 36 cm

d) 42 cm

Answer: c) 36 cm

What is the square root of 144?

a) 10

b) 12

c) 14

d) 16

Answer: b) 12

If x – 3 = 7x−3=7, what is the value of xx?

a) 4

b) 6

c) 7

d) 10

Answer: c) 7

The sum of two consecutive even numbers is 38. What are the numbers?

a) 18, 20

b) 20, 22

c) 22, 24

d) 24, 26

Answer: b) 20, 22