applepie wrote:Hi all, some of the questions that were tested in today's math paper, not in exact words...

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48 24 22 (?) 9

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Jack and Beautrice weigh 60kg

Jack and Daniel weigh 50kg

Beautrice and Daniel weigh 70 kg

What is the mass of Jack ?

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10 lamp posts were placed on a 360 m road. The first and last lamp post were placed on both ends of the road. What is the distance between the second and fifth lamp posts ?

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On Monday, a fruit seller sold some pineapples (represented by 3 pineapple symbols). On Tuesday, he sold some pineapples again (also represented by 3 pineapple symbols). Total number of pineapples sold was 48.

How many pineapples (in terms of symbols) did he sell on Wednesday ?

Hope to give parents a feel of what kind of questions were being tested for today's GEP paper. Would be happy to hear comments from other parents as well...

Here is my answer

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48 24 22 (?) 9 - answwer 11

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Jack and Beautrice weigh 60kg

Jack and Daniel weigh 50kg

Beautrice and Daniel weigh 70 kg

What is the mass of Jack ? - answer 20 kg

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10 lamp posts were placed on a 360 m road. The first and last lamp post were placed on both ends of the road. What is the distance between the second and fifth lamp posts ? answer - 3 X 40m = 120m

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On Monday, a fruit seller sold some pineapples (represented by 3 pineapple symbols). On Tuesday, he sold some pineapples again (also represented by 3 pineapple symbols). Total number of pineapples sold was 48.

How many pineapples (in terms of symbols) did he sell on Wednesday ?

answer - 6 pineapple symbols (each value of 4)

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