PSLE Revision Paper

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PSLE Revision Paper

Mathematics
Total Time For Booklets A and B: 2 h 15 min

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PSLE Revision Paper

Booklet A
Questions 1 to 10 carry 1 mark each. Questions 11 to 15 carry 2 marks each. For each question, four options are given. One of them is the correct answer. Make your choice (1, 2, 3 or 4). Shade the correct oval on the Optical Answer Sheet. (20 marks) 1. 14.25 is three-tenths more than __________. (1) 14.05 (3) 13.95 (2) 14.55 (4) 13.08

2. Which is the estimated value of 389 x 32? (1) 12000 (3) 15200 (2) 12448 (4) 12800

3. Find the value of 1 + 8(6+3) ÷ 6 - 4 x 2. (1) 16 (3) 18 (2) 9 (4) 5

4. What is the maximum number of 3-cm cubes that can be placed in a rectangular tank measuring 45 cm by 40 cm by 14 cm? (1) 933 (3) 1000 5. Find the value of (1) 24 (3) 18 (2) 780 (4) 934

n2 + n when n = 8. 4
(2) 12 (4) 20

6. How many eighths are there in 3 (1) 7 (3) 15

1 ? 2

(2) 28 (4) 21

7. At Crystal Palace Bakery, buns are sold at 20% discount after 8.30 p.m. Sally bought 2 buns at $0.80 each at 8.55 p.m. What was the original price of each bun? (1) $1.20 (3) $1 (2) $0.60 (4) $1.50

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∠BAF is 35° and ∠CEF is 37°.30 11.a 1 h as a ratio of 3.5h.50 (4) $7.50 $0. The radius of a circle is π . how much will his parking charges be? (1) $3.m to 2. (1) 45° (3) 73° (2) 88° (4) 102° A 35° B F E 37° D C Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 3 .70 (2) $6. ABCD is a square and AF is // to CE.m. Parking Rate First hour Every additional half hour or part thereof $2. 3 (2) 2:3 (4) 13:15 10.30 p. What is the perimeter of this circle? (1) 2 π (3) 2 π 2 (2) 1/2 π (4) 1/2 π 2 12.15 a. Express 2 (1) 1:2 (3) 5:6 (2) 8 + a (4) 8 .30 (3) $5. Find ∠AEF.9a + 5 + 8a. (1) 18 .80 If Mr Lee parked his car at the mall from 11. Simplify 13 . The table below shows the parking rate in Sunshine shopping mall.PSLE Revision Paper 8.a (3) 18 + a 9.

The distance between Town A and Town B is 235km. Find the perimeter of the shaded part. (Take π = 3.02 cm (2) 26.84 cm (4) 9. 5 the number of square red buttons to the total number of blue buttons. Some time later.m (2) 7.m with a speed of 80km/h.m (3) 9. A car started traveling from Town A to Town B at 8 a.m. (1) 1:2 (3) 5:6 (2) 2:3 (4) 4:9 1 of them are round in shape while the rest of the red buttons are square. a van moves off from Town B to Town A at 50km/h.00 a. If they passed each other at 10 a. 2 of her buttons are red while the rest are blue. Among the red buttons. This figure is made up of 4 quadrants of the same radius and a square.PSLE Revision Paper 13.m 14.16 cm 3 cm 8 cm 15. what time did the van start its journey? (1) 9:30 a. Find the ratio of 3 Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 4 .m (4) 8:30 a.14) (1) 18. In Lisa’s sewing box.00 a.15 cm (3) 22.

If his total earnings for this period was $12500. the total value of the cars he sold was $240 000. find its volume. (10 marks) 16. 5 dozen square tiles are used to form the perimeter of a square room which has the same number of tiles on each side.05 for every $5 of sales he makes. Randy is a car agent. give your answers in the units stated.PSLE Revision Paper Booklet B Questions 16 to 25 carry 1 mark each. Write your answers in the space provided. Ans: ___________ cm3 18. For questions which require units. find his monthly salary. breadth and height of the fish tank are in the ratio of 5:3:6. Ans: $____________ 17. He receives a fixed salary each month. In a 5-month period. If its length. The base of the fish tank is a rectangle with a perimeter of 240 cm. How many tiles are there on each side of the room? Ans: _____________ Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 5 . He also receives a commission of $0.

∠ x =____________ A x E B 50° D C Ans: _____________° 20. P S T Q Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 6 .PSLE Revision Paper 19. ABC is a straight line. Shade 3 squares so that the figure is symmetrical along lines PQ and ST.

Mr Tan sold k papayas at $1 each and p honeydews at $4 each. How many metres will the car travel when the wheels make 400 revolutions each? Give your answer in metres. A B E F C D Ans: _____________° Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 7 . (Take π = 22 ) 7 Ans: ___________ m 23. He made $68. ABCD is a square and CDE is an equilateral triangle. The figure below is not drawn to scale. Ans: $ ____________ 22.PSLE Revision Paper 21. Find ∠ AFC. Each wheel of a car has a radius of 21 cm. Find the cost price of the fruits in terms of k and p.

A ruler and 2 pencils cost $2.15.PSLE Revision Paper 24.50. The distance between the first and the last lantern is 306m. 103 lanterns were hung at an equal distance apart in a row. 2 rulers and 3 pencils cost $4. What is the distance between the 16th and the 57th lantern? Ans: __________ m Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 8 . How much would 3 rulers and 6 pencils cost? Ans: $ ____________ 25.

Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 9 . This morning. If Amy is 1. give your answers in the units stated. Show your working clearly in the space below each question and write your answers in the spaces provided.PSLE Revision Paper Questions 26 to 35 carry 2 marks each. How many blue beads had she yesterday? Ans: _____________ 28. she now has an equal number of red and blue beads. As a result. how old will Betty be in 7 years’ time? Ans: _____________ 27. Eva had a total of 535 red and blue beads. (20 marks) 26. she took 2 of her red 9 beads to exchange for 41 blue beads.25 times as old as Betty and their total age is 36. Yesterday. Sketch the top view of the solid figure in the box beside it. For questions which require units.

find the cost of 1 such calculator. each measuring. Each calculator costs $25 more than a pen. measuring 17 cm by 5 cm by 9 cm. Henry had 20% more game cards than Tom. Twenty metal cubes. were then placed into the tank. When Ray bought 384 more game cards. he realised that he had twice as many game cards as Tom. 21 calculators and some pens cost $589. Find the perimeter of a square with side (9w + 2) cm if w = 4. is one third-filled with water. 2 cm by 2 cm by 2 cm. How much more water must be added to completely fill the tank? Ans: ___________ l 32.PSLE Revision Paper 29. Ans: __________ cm Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 10 . Ans: $ ____________ 31. A tank. How many game cards did they have altogether at first? Ans: _____________ 30. If there were 2 more calculators than pens. Ray had 40% fewer game cards than Henry.

Brenda and Christine shared to buy a gift for their mother. Anna paid 2 the 7 Christine paid $9. Reading 3h Studying 110° 60° Watching TV Cycling If Caleb spends 3 hours reading. 3 sisters Anna.PSLE Revision Paper 33. Anna paid total amount paid by Brenda and Christine. how much money did Brenda pay for the gift? 3 the amount Christine paid. If 4 Ans: $ ____________ 34. The pie chart below shows how Caleb distributes his time among the activities he does after school.20 more than Anna. how many hours is spent cycling? Ans: ____h_____min Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 11 .

How many more red hair pins than blue hair pins had she at first? 1 of her red hair pins and 5 Ans: _____________ Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 12 . the number of blue hair pins she had was half the number of red hair pins.PSLE Revision Paper 35. She gave away bought another 46 blue hair pins. Lynn had a total of 150 red and blue hair pins. After which.

show your working clearly in the space provided for each question and write your answers in the spaces provided. she would have 4 sweets left. (50 marks) 36. On Linda’s birthday.PSLE Revision Paper For questions 36 to 48. If she gave 2 sweets to each pupil. If she gave each pupil 7 sweets. The number of marks available is shown in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part-question. she would have 189 sweets left. How many pupils were there in Linda’s class? Ans: ___________ [3] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 13 . she gave sweets to every pupil in her class.

PSLE Revision Paper 37. AOE and BOD are straight lines. The figure below is not drawn to scale. ABO. COE and DOE are isosceles triangles. O is the centre of the circle. Find A D 65° O C B (a) ∠ ECO (b) ∠ BAO E Ans: (a)___________ [1] (b)___________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 14 .

At 9. Shane started on his journey from Lanning Park to Rose Gardens at 7. Shane reached Rose Gardens while Penny was still 15 km away from Lanning Park. (a) What was the distance between the Lanning Park and Rose Gardens? (b) What was the average speed that Shane was travelling? Ans: (a)___________ [2] (b)___________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 15 . Halfway through his journey. his car passed Penny's car which was travelling at 82 km/h in the opposite direction.15 am.45 am.PSLE Revision Paper 38.

PSLE Revision Paper 39. d and e. Study the pattern and complete the table by finding the values of a. b. c. Figure 1 Figure 2 1 1 3 Figure 3 2 4 9 3 9 18 4 16 30 5 25 a … … … Figure 4 12 b c d 225 e Figure number Number of triangles Number of toothpicks Ans: (a)__________ [1] (b)__________ [1] (c)__________ [1] (d)__________ [1] (e)__________ [1] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 16 . The pattern below is made up of toothpicks.

3 New Year cards cost as much as 2 Birthday cards.60 for 7 New Year cards and 4 Birthday cards. Helen paid $41.PSLE Revision Paper 40. (b) How much change would Helen receive if she paid the cashier $50 for 12 New Year cards? Ans: (a)__________ [1] (b)__________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 17 . (a) Find the cost of a Birthday card.

The figure below is made up of 2 overlapping squares. 1 of the smaller square overlaps the larger square as shown in the figure. Find the 5 15 cm Ans: __________ [3] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 18 . area of the shaded part.PSLE Revision Paper 41. The ratio of the areas of the 2 squares is 1:9.

PSLE Revision Paper 42. The ratio of the number of apples in 5 Ans: (a)__________ [3] (b)__________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 19 . (a) What is the number of apples in Container C? (b) How many apples must we transfer from Container A to Container B so that Container A will have half the number of apples Container B has? 3 as many apples as Container B. Container B has 4 200 more apples than Container C. Container A has Container C to that in Container A is 5 : 7.

? A 30 cm 50 cm B 25 cm 5 cm 10 cm Ans: __________ [4] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 20 . Tank B was filled to the brim with water. 20 such tanks of water were transferred from Tank B to Tank A. The water from Tank B was then transferred to Tank A. Find the height of Tank A.PSLE Revision Paper 43. There was still a shortage of 5 litres of water to fill Tank A completely.

22. Ben would have 6 times as many stamps as Alan. (a) How many stamps did Ben have? (b) If each stamp cost $0. Alan would have 6 times as many stamps as Ben. how much money did Alan spend on the stamps? 3 of his stamps to Ben. If Alan gave gave 84 stamps to Alan.PSLE Revision Paper 44. If Ben 4 Ans: (a)__________ [2] (b)__________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 21 .

The rest of the candies are red. How many red candies are there? Ans: (a)__________ [1] (b)__________ [1] (c)__________ [1] (d)__________ [1] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 22 . of candies ? C Bags D E (a) The ratio of the number of candies in Bag A to the number of candies in Bag C is 9:7. B. The bar graph below shows the number of candies in each of the bags A. 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 A B No. D and E. Study it and answer the following questions. How many candies are there in Bag C? (b) How many candies are there altogether in the 5 bags? (c) What is the ratio of the number of candies in Bag A to the number of candies in Bag E? (d) 40% of the candies in the 5 bags are green in colour.PSLE Revision Paper 45. C.

Rina’s age is 1 of her mother’s. In how many 8 2 that of her mother’s? years’ time will Rina’s age be 5 Ans: __________ [3] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 23 .PSLE Revision Paper 46. Her mother will be 55 years old in 7 years’ time.

ABCD and two isosceles triangles. find A B Q R S P D (a) ∠ QPS (b) ∠ BRC C Ans: (a)__________ [2] (b)__________ [2] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 24 . The figure below is made up of a square. Given that ∠ CDQ = ∠ BAS = 47°. ABC and CDQ.PSLE Revision Paper 47.

After both taps were left running for another hour. Tap A could fill up an empty tank in 5 hours while Tap B could fill up the same empty tank in 3 hours. On its own. what fraction of the tank was still empty? Ans: __________ [5] Copyright © 2006 JamesAngTutors 25 .PSLE Revision Paper 48. A and B. Tina first turned on Tap A for 10 minutes to fill in the tank before turning on Tap B. Tina used 2 taps. to fill an empty rectangular tank with water.

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