## Archive for the ‘Maths Quizzes’ Category

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
Download a pdf file with 40 (more) quick fire number questions.

Focus on equivalent fractions, rounding, and some questions embedding the four functions including with whole numbers and one or two decimal number questions in familiar contexts. No answers as yet but I might write a set out.

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Monday, December 7th, 2009
Download a one side pdf worksheet with 30 quick fire non calculator number questions and numerical answers.

Questions include the four functions with whole numbers and decimal numbers, a few fractions questions including adding related ‘family’ fractions, percentages and fraction conversion, some ratio and rounding and a few problem questions. Designed as a sort of ‘speed [...]

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Tuesday, September 29th, 2009
Download a JQZ file with 20 question MCQ on four functions, number words, and place notation.

Link to Web page that displays a random selection of 10 of the 20 questions.

There is a time limit of 20 minutes on the 10 questions just so my Numeracy students can get used to working against the clock. They [...]

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Thursday, May 14th, 2009
Download a metric units quiz. One side of A4 with a question where students match a measurement of an object (weight of new born baby, height of typical door) with the corresponding value (3Kg, 2 metres). Then the students have to find objects in the room that are various sizes. Finally some questions involving simple [...]

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Saturday, April 4th, 2009
Download PDF file containing a one side worksheet with 28 questions covering the four functions, writing numbers from words and rounding. Numerical answers on the sheet.

The graphic above (taken on my little Fuji compact digital camera in macro mode) shows my check answer for the long multiplication. I had to actually calculate the answer as [...]

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Monday, February 23rd, 2009
Download a JQZ quiz file with 10 questions on rounding whole numbers of various sizes. You can also download a Web page with the quiz ready for use.

Part of the 20 minutes project, written on the way in on the train.

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Monday, February 16th, 2009
Hot Potatoes quiz on place value in whole numbers up to the tens of millions

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Tuesday, February 10th, 2009
Download a HotPotatoes quiz JQZ file for writing numbers in figures and back again. You can also save a copy of the Web page export of the words to figures and back again quiz.

An example of 20 minutes a day e-learning but actually took 35 minutes because of the need to help a colleague switch [...]

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Sunday, September 21st, 2008
Download a PDF of a BODMAS quick quiz. Print it out and use in the first ten minutes of the lesson to test how much was absorbed in the last lesson!

The reverse questions help understanding I find. Adult students want to know the reasoning behind the methods.

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Monday, January 7th, 2008
Quick quiz for students to check their understanding of the words used in the book

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2007
10 questions in hot potatoes

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Thursday, August 30th, 2007
Single sided worksheet on the three averages and probability

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Wednesday, August 29th, 2007
Calculator based exercises

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Tuesday, August 28th, 2007
More questions to keep the learning going

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Monday, August 27th, 2007
Quick worksheet on an abstract topic

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Sunday, August 26th, 2007
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Tuesday, July 24th, 2007
More Hot Potatoes quiz questions with feedback

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Monday, July 23rd, 2007
Another 10 multiple choice quiz questions

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Sunday, July 22nd, 2007
Hot Potatoes quiz for decimal addition

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Friday, April 20th, 2007
More questions about area and volume of easy shapes.

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Thursday, March 29th, 2007
32 old chestnuts with answers on two sides of A4. Easter exercise.

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Sunday, March 11th, 2007
Multiplying out practice with feedback in hot potatoes

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Thursday, November 23rd, 2006
A maths quick quiz for the first 15 minutes of the lesson. I usually kick off the data handling module with the probability topic as it sits on its own and links back to fractions so nicely.

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Sunday, October 29th, 2006
Half term break provides a gap long enough to forget some bits of Maths, and this worksheet is designed to jog memories.

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Tuesday, September 5th, 2006
Word file with fractions quiz. I use a 10 minute quiz at the start of each lesson to soak up later arrivals and to consolidate the work from the last session. The students get used to working under test conditions

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Friday, August 25th, 2006
The last one before I have to start using PDFs because of fractions

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Friday, August 25th, 2006
...boost the mark by 5 or 10 and that could mean a whole grade

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Thursday, August 24th, 2006
Just 10 minutes at the start of each lesson

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Wednesday, August 23rd, 2006
Quick quiz (on paper) at the start of each lesson…

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