Maths Quiz

**1. What is the formula 2πR for? (π is the symbol for ‘pi’)**

*The circumference of a circle*

**2. What is missing out of the trio. Sine, Cosine and…?**

*Tangent*

**3. If it takes 3 men 2 hours to dig a hole, how long will it theoretically take one man?**

*6 hours*

**4. Whose theorem states that ‘a square on the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares on the other two sides?**

*Pythagoras*

**5. What is two cubed?**

*8*

**6. If a bag of 30 sweets weighs 20g, how many sweets would weigh 1kg?**

*1500*

**7. What is the next number in the series; 1, 4, 9, 16, …?**

*25 (1 squared is 1, 2 squared is 4, 3 squared is 9, 4 squared is 16 and 5 squared is 25*)

**8. How many faces does a cube have?**

*6*

**9. The roman numeral XXIV is how many?**

*24*

**10. How many faces does a dodecahedron have?**

*12*

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Good need More question

Thanks – I’ll keep maths on my list for more quizzes! 🙂

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though not tough but helpful

They are not so good,i want some question about mathematicians like who invented what in which year?I dont’ like it

Hi – sorry you didn’t like the quiz – I think a famous mathematicians quiz is a good idea – I’ll bear it in mind

Questions are fine, but a theme for the questions may be more interesting for the students. E.g. Could you think of a question that would make, fibonacci, euclid, and pythagoras’s relevant to, for example, space travel?

Hi Ceri – thanks for your comment. All of the questions on the site are designed to be used in a pub quiz and not necessarily with students – if they have proved useful for that too I am glad. I do try to keep away from designing questions with a narrow specialism as the aim is to test general knowledge and not specifically maths.

It’s helpful and not tough. ..tnx

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its very helpful. but this is not enough to me. some of students like me want more and more questions about maths.

Hi Vaithees – the site isn’t really designed for students, but I can certainly add some more maths quiz rounds. Charlie

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3+6=54

4+7=77

5+8=104

6+9=????