# Primary 3 Examinations Third Term Mathematics

**SUBJECT: MATHEMATICS CLASS: BASIC 3**

*Choose the correct answer from the options.*

1. Divide 48 by 3 [a] 15 [b] 16 [c] 51

2. Which of these numbers is not a multiple of 8 ?

[a] 8 [b] 24 [c] 28

3. How many centimetres make 1 metre ?

[a] 10 [b] 100 [c] 1000

4. ____________ gives more accurate measures

[a] non standard [b] standard measures [c] None of the above

5. What is it ?

[a] 9’0 clock

[b] 12’0 clock

[c] 6’0 clock

6. Which of these objects is the heaviest ?

[a] 50 kg [b] 4500 g [c] 5100 g

7. Capacity is measured in _________________

[a] kilogram [b] gram [c] litre

8. Find the product of 49 and 3

[a] 51 [b] 147 [c] 349

9. Which of these is equal to 36 ?

[a] 3x5x7 [b] 2x2x3x3 [c] 2x2x2

10. l had #200, l bought an article which cost #85, How much is my change ?

[a] #285 [b] #115 [c] #88.20

11. A tissue box is a rectangular prism. lt has _________ corner

[a] 12 corner [b] 8 corner [c] 4 corner

12. Akin ran from 6’ O clock until quarter past 6. How many minutes did he run ?

[a] 30 minutes [b] 15 minutes [c] 10 minutes

13. 40 divided by 4

[a] 12 [b] 30 [c] 100

14. Subtract 100 from 350

[a] 220 [b] 210 [c] 250

15. Chiedu’s shop sells 35 kg of sugar per month. How much sugar will he sell in 7 month ?

[a] 100 kg [b] 200 kg [c] 245 kg

16. _______cm is equal to 1m (a) 10cm (b) 5 (c) 100 (d) 1000

17. Which of these is not a unit for measuring length [a] kilogram [b] centimerer [c] kilometer [d] metre

18. EVALUATE 3.2KM + 6.6KM (a) 3.4km (b) 9.8km (c) 8.9km (d) 6.3km

19. How many grams are in 1km (a) 1000 (b) 100 (c) 10 (d) 1

20. A rectangle has _______ sides (a) 3 (b) 5 (d) 4 (d) 7

21. Subtact7.35l from 18.9l (a) 11.55l (b) 14.2l (c) 3.54l (d) 10.6l

22. _________ is a round shape (a) triangle (b) square(c) circle (d) line

23.The event with the highest occurrence is called ______ (a) median (b)mode (c) mean (d) range

24. On of these is not a type of triangle (a) isosceles (b) equilateral (c) quadrilateral (d) scalene

25. _________ hours make 1 day (a) 24 (b) 12 (c) 7 (d) 30

**SECTION B**

*Attempt all questions in this section*

1a. Work out the area of each shape

b. Find the perimeter of the following shapes.

2. There are 45 litres of petrol in the petrol tank of a car. After using up to 25 litres of petrol, how much petrol is left ?

b. Add 5L + 5L + 2L + 1 L

3. You need 250g of flour to bake one cake. How many flour would you need for 4 cakes ?

b. i. 1 / 2 of 50g ii. 1 / 4 of 120 g

c. 4 5 g ii. 7 5 0 g

x 2 – 2 5 0 g

4. Draw clock faces and fill in these times

a. Quarter past 2

b. Half past 3

c. 10’0 clock

5a. Draw these shapes

- Cone
- ii. Hexagonal prism
- iii. Cube

b. Draw a line of symmetry

6. Draw a pictogram to represent the data Number of pupils in a class each day

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

30 27 33 26 20

**SUBJECT: DRAWING CLASS: BASIC 3**

1. Draw a big house with flower

2. Draw a big table and color with yellow