# 3-2-1 and Question

Topics: Totaled Pages: 25 (1577 words) Published: October 13, 2013
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Class

For Edexcel GCSE

Mathematics
Paper 1B (Non-Calculator)
Foundation Tier
Time : 1 hour 45 minutes
Total Marks

You must have:
Ruler, protractor, compasses, pen, pencil, eraser.

Instructions and Information

Write your name in the box at the top of the page.
Answer all the questions in the spaces provided.
The total mark for this paper is 100.
The marks for each question are shown in brackets.
Calculators must not be used.
Questions labelled with an asterisk (*) are ones where the
quality of your written communication will be assessed.

Keep an eye on the time.

Written by Shaun Armstrong
Only to be copied for use in the purchaser's school or college

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GCSE Mathematics
Formulae: Foundation Tier
You must not write on this formulae page.
a
Area of trapezium =

1
2

(a + b)h

h
b

Volume of prism = area of cross section × length
cross
section

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You must write down all stages in your working.
1

(a)

Write the number seventy-three thousand and twenty using figures. (1)
………………………………

(b)

Write the number 8106 in words.
(1)
…………………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………

(c)

Write 2.34 correct to 1 decimal place.
(1)
………………………………

(d)

Write 261 correct to 1 significant figure.
(1)
………………………………
(Total for Question 1 is 4 marks)

2

Write in labels for the three features of a circle shown above. (Total for Question 2 is 3 marks)

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3

The pictogram shows the number of teachers who cycled to school one week.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Key:
(a)

represents 2 teachers

How many teachers cycled to school on Monday?
(1)
………………………………

(b)

How many teachers cycled to school on Wednesday?
(1)
………………………………

In total there are 12 teachers who sometimes cycle to school. (c)

What fraction of these teachers cycled to school on Friday?
(1)

………………………………
(Total for Question 3 is 3 marks)

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4

There are 160 people at a concert.
90% of the audience bought their tickets in advance.
(a)

Write 90% as a fraction.
(1)
………………………………

(b)

(1)
………………………………

3
4

of the audience bought a drink in the interval.

(c)

Work out

3
4

of 160.
(2)

………………………………
(Total for Question 4 is 4 marks)
5

Work out
(a)

35 × 10
(1)
………………………………

(b)

6000 ÷ 100
(1)
………………………………

(c)

72 ÷ 10
(1)
………………………………

(d)

0.14 × 1000
(1)
………………………………
(Total for Question 5 is 4 marks)

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6

Susan wants to find out how long dog owners spend walking their dogs. She will use a questionnaire.
(a)

Design a suitable question that Susan could use in her questionnaire. (2)

Susan plans to ask the people walking their dog on some local hills. (b)

Give one reason why these people may not be a suitable sample. (1)
…………………………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………… (Total for Question 6 is 3 marks)

7

(a)

How many seconds are there in half a minute?
(1)
…………………………… seconds

(b)

How many seconds are there in quarter of an hour?
(2)

…………………………… seconds
(Total for Question 7 is 3 marks)

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8

(a)

What fraction of this rectangle is shaded?
(1)

………………………………
(b)

What percentage...