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YOUR ASSESSMENT PAPER

EASA MODULE 1 MATHEMATICS (1/1)

CATEGORY B1 B2 B3
To be completed after studying module 1 Mathematics

It is recommended that you take this paper as if it is


an actual CAA examination. After-all, it is a learning
tool and the more you get used to doing multi
choice papers the more comfortable you will feel
when doing the actual CAA exam.

Set your time limit (1.3 minutes per question),


complete the paper then check your answers with
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the correct answer for those questions that you
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Licence by Post EASA 66 1/1

MODULE 1 MATHEMATICS (B1/B2) ISSUE 3

MULTIPLE CHOICE PAPER

1. The value of 10 + 20 10 4 x 5(4 2) is:

(a) -10
(b) -28
(c) 50

2. 10 + 6 3 x 3(4) 2 is equal to:

(a) 32
(b) 61.6
(c) 120

5 3
3. + , expressed as a single fraction is equal to:
16 32

13
(a)
32
8
(b)
48
15
(c)
512

3 15
4. is equal to:
4 16

5
(a)
4
45
(b)
64
4
(c)
5

5. Dividing 4 12 by 2 16 gives an answer of:

25
(a)
12
54
(b)
26
(c) 2 113

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6. Subtracting 11 4 from 2 2 3 equals:

(a) 11 7
(b) 1 112
(c) 1512

7. The fraction 7
2 is known as:

(a) An improper fraction.


(b) A proper fraction.
(c) A mixed number.

8. In the fraction 3 the value 3 is known as the:


4

(a) Numerator.
(b) Denominator.
(c) Minuend.

9. 1 13 2 5 8 equals:

(a) 2 5 24
(b) 3 12
(c) 3 611

10. 3 written as a decimal is:


5

(a) 0.8
(b) 0.15
(c) 0.6

11. Multiplying 0.126 by 0.2 gives an answer of:

(a) 0.0252
(b) 0.063
(c) 0.252

12. 1.8445 rounded off to two decimal places is:

(a) 1.85
(b) 1.84
(c) 1.8

13. 0.047015 rounded off to four significant figures is:

(a) 0.047
(b) 0.04702
(c) 0.047015
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14. 20.0155 correct to two decimal places is:

(a) 20.016
(b) 20
(c) 20.02

15. 160.035 written to three significant figures is:

(a) 160
(b) 160.03
(c) 160.035

6x 2 y 4 z 3
16. The expression may be simplified to:
18 x 2 y 2 z 2

y2z
(a)
3
(b) 24 x 4 y 6 z 5
(xyz ) 4
(c)
3

7 5
17. + written as a single fraction is:
x y

12
(a)
xy
35
(b)
xy
7 y + 5x
(c)
xy

1 1 1
18. If = + , R is equal to:
R R1 R 2

R 1R 2
(a)
R 2 + R1
2
(b)
R1 + R 2
(c) R1 + R 2

19. If 6(x 6) = 15 3(x 4), x is equal to:

(a) 1
(b) 7
(c) 4 13
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10 6 10 3

20. 10 9 10 3 simplified is:

(a) 1018
(b) 103
(c) 10-6

21. 10,000 expressed as ten raised to a power would be:

(a) 105
(b) 103
(c) 104

22. The solution to the quadratic equation x2 8x = -12 is:

(a) x = 6 or x = 2
(b) x = 8 or x = -12
(c) x = 4 or x = -4

23. 2,000 metres may be expressed as:

(a) 2 x 104 metres.


(b) 2 kilometres.
(c) 2 x 10-5 centimetres.

24. The surface area of a sphere where r is the radius is:

(a) 4r2
4
(b) 3
r3
(c) 2r

25. 500 divided into the ratio of 12:8:5 is:

(a) 240:160:100
(b) 200:180:120
(c) 210:160:130

26. 60mm expressed as a percentage of 3 metres is:

(a) 1.8%
(b) 0.5%
(c) 2%

27. The average speed of an aircraft that travels 7200 miles in 12 hours is:

(a) 864 mph.


(b) 600 mph.
(c) 167 mph.

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28. The solution for x, to the simultaneous equations
2x + y = 8
and 4x y = 4 is:

(a) x = 12
(b) x = 6 + 2y
(c) x=2

29. The common logarithm of 1000 is:

(a) 103
(b) 1
(c) 3

30. The characteristic of the common logarithm of 6000 is:

(a) 3
(b) 6
(c) 104

31. Given that the mantissa of the common logarithm of 6.2 is 0.3010, the
common logarithm of 0.0062 is:

(a) 3 .3010
(b) 6.5010
(c) 5.899

32. If the antilog of the common logarithm 2.3424 is 2200, the number
represented is:

(a) 0.22
(b) 220
(c) 22000

2
33. Given that the common logarithm of 0.12 is 1.0792. 0.12 , in
logarithmic form is:

(a) 0.5396
(b) 3 .0792
(c) 1.5396

34. The sine of 90 is:

(a) 0
(b) 0.5
(c) 1

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35. The cosine of 0 is:

(a) 1
(b) 0
(c) 0.5

36. Given the sides of the triangle as shown below, the sine of the angle is:

20

10

17.32

(a) 1.732
(b) 0.5
(c) 0.866

37. The law of a straight line is:

(a) y = x2
(b) that the line passes through the origin.
(c) y = mx + c

38. y-axis
6
5
4
3
2
1

0 1 2 3 4 x-axis

The graph shown above represents the equation:

(a) y = 3x + 6
(b) y = -x2 + 3
(c) y = -2x + 6

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39. The gradient of the graph shown below is:

y-axis
4
3
2
1

0 1 2 3 x-axis

(a) 2
(b)
(c) 8

40. The solutions to the simultaneous equations shown graphically are:

y-axis
4
3
2
1
0 x-axis
-1 1 2 3 4 5
-2
-3
-4
-5

(a) (3,1)
(b) (1,3)
(c) (4,-5)

41. The number 14.63 is known as a:

(a) Mixed decimal.


(b) Decimal fraction.
(c) Converted decimal.

42. Given that sin = 0.866 and cos = 0.5 then tan is:

0.5
(a)
0.866
0.866
(b)
0. 5
(c) 0.866 0.5

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43. The area of a circle is calculated from the formula:

d 2
(a)
4
(b) 2r2 where r = radius
(c) r and d = diameter

44. The sum of the binary numbers 111 and 11 in denary form is:

(a) 50
(b) 5
(c) 10

45. The equivalent denary number of the binary number 10100 is:

(a) 101
(b) 2
(c) 20

46. The sum of the binary numbers 10100 and 1110 in binary form is:

(a) 11010
(b) 100010
(c) 100000

47. The equivalent binary number of the denary number 40 is

(a) 10000
(b) 101000
(c) 1100

48.
y-axis
4 * (3,4)
3
2
1
0
1 2 3 4 5 x-axis

The point shown as (3,4) using Cartesian co-ordinates in polar co-


ordinates would be:

(a) 5, 53.13
(b) 9, 16
(c) the same, ie 3, 4

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49.

a
b

The tangent of the angle is:

(a) bc
a
(b)
b
b
(c)
c

50. To convert gallons to litres, multiply by:

(a) 4.5
(b) 5.4
(c) 4.7

51. The binary for 27 is:

(a) 11011
(b) 11010
(c) 10101

52. The decimal equivalent of 1011012 is:

(a) 45
(b) 42
(c) 43

53. (a + b)(a b) is:

(a) a2 + b2
(b) a2 b2
(c) a2 + ab

54. ax2 + bx + c = 0 This is a:

(a) Simultaneous equation.


(b) Quadratic equation.
(c) Exponential equation.

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55. A right angle triangle has sides of 8, 12 and 14.4 units long. What is the
area?

(a) 1536 units squared.


(b) 96 units squared.
(c) 48 units squared.

56. The formula to find the outside area of a cylinder (excluding the ends),
with radius r and length l is:

(a) 2rl
(b) r2l
(c) 2rl2

57. The subject y of the equation x = Ly + 3ab is:

(a) y = Lx 3ab
(b) y = L(x 3ab)
x 3ab
(c) y=
L

58. What is 3 ths of 1 ?


8 4

(a) 0.09
(b) 0.91
(c) 1.91

59. When dividing fractions:

(a) A common denominator is required.


(b) No common denominator is required.
(c) Both lines of figures are multiplied and the answer inverted.

60. A control chain is allowed to extend (due to wear) by 3%. If the length,
new, was 29cm what is its maximum worn length?

(a) 0.87cm
(b) 29.87cm
(c) 34.8cm

61. A right angled triangle has two sides each 4cm long. What is the length
of the hypotenuse?

(a) 5.5cm approximately.


(b) 6cm approximately.
(c) 7cm approximately.

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62. Make x the subject of the equation:

y = ax2 + b + c

(a) x= yabc
ybc
(b) x=
a
y b+c
(c) x=
a

63. The decimal number 88 expressed in octal would be:

(a) 118
(b) 1308
(c) 168

64. 12168 expressed in decimal form would be:

(a) 1010
(b) 65410
(c) 15210

65. 27510 expressed in BCD form is:

(a) 001001110101
(b) 100101010110
(c) 001100000101

66. Decimal 30 when converted to a binary number would be:

(a) 101012
(b) 101102
(c) 111102

67. 01010101 in BCD when expressed as a decimal would be:

(a) 3310
(b) 5510
(c) 4410

68. 7AB16 converted into binary form would be:

(a) 0111101010112
(b) 0010100111002
(c) 1000101010012

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69. 84810 expressed in hexadecimal form is:

(a) 3BC16
(b) 2F16
(c) 35016

70. 3BA16 when written as a decimal number becomes:

(a) 33010
(b) 95410
(c) 6910

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Licence By Post EASA 66 1/1

MULTI CHOICE ANSWER PAPER ISSUE 3

Name Student number Date ..

Subject Mathematics EASA Module 1 B1 B2 B3 Licence

Assessment number 1 of 1

A B C A B C A B C A B C A B C
1 21 41 61 81

2 22 42 62 82

3 23 43 63 83

4 24 44 64 84

5 25 45 65 85

6 26 46 66 86

7 27 47 67 87

8 28 48 68 88

9 29 49 69 89

10 30 50 70 90

11 31 51 71 91

12 32 52 72 92

13 33 53 73 93

14 34 54 74 94

15 35 55 75 95

16 36 56 76 96

17 37 57 77 97

18 38 58 78 98

19 39 59 79 99

20 40 60 80 100

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EASA Part 66 B1 B2 B3 licence module 1 Mathematics Assessment 1/1

Question 1 (b) Question 32. (b)


Question 2 (a) Question 33 (c)
Question 3 (a) Question 34 (c)
Question 4 (c) Question 35 (a)
Question 5 (b) Question 36 (b)
Question 6 (c) Question 37 (c)
Question 7 (a) Question 38 (c)
Question 8 (a) Question 39 (a)
Question 9 (b) Question 40 (a)
Question 10 (c) Question 41 (a)
Question 11 (a) Question 42 (b)
Question 12 (a) Question 43 (a)
Question 13 (b) Question 44 (c)
Question 14 (c) Question 45 (c)
Question 15 (a) Question 46 (b)
Question 16 (a) Question 47 (b)
Question 17 (c) Question 48 (a)
Question 18 (a) Question 49 (c)
Question 19 (b) Question 50 (a)
Question 20 (b) Question 51 (a)
Question 21 (c) Question 52 (a)
Question 22 (a) Question 53 (b)
Question 23 (b) Question 54 (b)
Question 24 (a) Question 55 (c)
Question 25 (a) Question 56 (a)
Question 26 (c) Question 57 (c)
Question 27 (b) Question 58 (a)
Question 28 (c) Question 59 (b)
Question 29 (c) Question 60 (b)
Question 30 (a) Question 61 (a)
Question 31 (a) Question 62 (c)
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