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# Maths Gcse Questions

**Date **: 15/03/2019

Try your hand at these GCSE &questions1. Which of these shapes has the most sides?HexagonOctagonRhombusTrapezium2. Nadia has £5 to buy pencils and rulers.Prices:Pencils - 8p eachRulers - 30p eachShe says,"I will buy 15 pencilsThen I will buy as many rulers as possibleWith my change I will buy more pencils.' How many pencils and how many rulers does she buy?3. What is 3/2 as a decimal?1.051.11.53.24. An exam has two papers.Anil scores33 out of 60 on paper 1and75 out of 100 on paper 2Work out his percentage score for the exam.5. There are 720 boys and 700 girls in a school.The probability that a boy chosen at random studies French is 2/3The probability that a girl chosen at random studies French is 3/5(a) Work out the number of students in the school who study French.(b) Work out the probability that a student chosen at random from the whole school does not study French.6. 3/5 of a number is 162.Work out the number.7. Solve the simultaneous equations.2x + y = 18x - y = 68. PRT and QRS are similar triangles.(See diagram - not drawn accurately).(PA)Which of these is equivalent to QR/PR ?RS/STQS/PTPT/QSRT/RS9. To make one cheese sandwich, Gina uses one bread roll and two cheese slices.- Pack of 15 bread rolls: £1.88- Pack of 20 cheese slices: £2.15- She is going to buy enough packs to have exactly twice as many cheese slices as bread rolls.- Make more than 100 cheese sandwiches.Work out the least amount she can spend.10. See graph.(PA)The graph shows the depth of water in a harbour for 12 hours.d is the depth of water in the harbour in metrest is the number of hours after 9 am(a) For how many of the 12 hours is the depth more than 5 metres?(b) By how much does the depth change between 12 noon and 4pm?Answers

1. Octagon

2. 17 pencils, 12 rulers3. 1.54. 67.5 or 685. (a) 900 (b) 520/1420 or 26/716. 2707. x = 8 and y = 28. QS/PT9. 40.8410. (a) 8 (b) 3 (or -3)This resource was uploaded by: Ama