Question:

Level 1

A pencil costs $x. A novel costs $15 more than the pen. A file costs $5 less than the novel. Find the total cost of the 3 items.

2 m
A pencil costs $x. A novel costs $15 more than the pen. A file costs $5 less than the novel. Find the total cost of the 3 items.

Level 1

12 years ago, Donald was 8c years old.

2 m
12 years ago, Donald was 8c years old.

- How old was Donald 5c years ago?
- How old will Donald be 2c years later?

Level 1

Linda is k years old last year. Her brother is 3 years younger than her. What would their total age be in 7 years? time?

2 m
Linda is k years old last year. Her brother is 3 years younger than her. What would their total age be in 7 years? time?

Level 1

Ken is 11 years old. His father is x years older than him. What will be their total age in 4x years' time?

2 m
Ken is 11 years old. His father is x years older than him. What will be their total age in 4x years' time?

Level 1

Jim is 29 years old. His mother is b years older than him and 3b years older than Keith. Find Keith's age in terms of b.

2 m
Jim is 29 years old. His mother is b years older than him and 3b years older than Keith. Find Keith's age in terms of b.

Level 1

Anne is n years old now. 4 years ago, Anne was 2 times as old as Bernice. How old was Bernice 4 years ago?

2 m
Anne is n years old now. 4 years ago, Anne was 2 times as old as Bernice. How old was Bernice 4 years ago?

Level 2

Amy is r years old. Her mother is 4 times as old as her. What is their total age in 6 years' time?

2 m
Amy is r years old. Her mother is 4 times as old as her. What is their total age in 6 years' time?

Level 2

Geria is p years old now. In 10 years' time, her auntie will be thrice as old as her. How old is Geria's auntie now?

2 m
Geria is p years old now. In 10 years' time, her auntie will be thrice as old as her. How old is Geria's auntie now?

Level 2

Ann brought $z to the supermarket. She bought 2 watermelons at $2.50 each. How much money had she left? Give your answer in cents.

2 m
Ann brought $z to the supermarket. She bought 2 watermelons at $2.50 each. How much money had she left? Give your answer in cents.

Level 2

A piece of ribbon is y m long. Wendy used^{5}_{9} of it to tie a present. What is the length of the ribbon left?

2 m
A piece of ribbon is y m long. Wendy used

Level 2

Hillary bought 12 buns and 15 doughnuts altogether. One bun is y ¢ and one doughnut is $2. She gave the cashier $50. Express her change in terms of y in cents.

2 m
Hillary bought 12 buns and 15 doughnuts altogether. One bun is y ¢ and one doughnut is $2. She gave the cashier $50. Express her change in terms of y in cents.

Level 1

Lindy paid $p for a plate which cost p cents. How much change did she receive? Give your answers in

2 m
Lindy paid $p for a plate which cost p cents. How much change did she receive? Give your answers in

- cents,
- dollars.

Level 1

Ben had $20f. It cost $2f to play a game in the arcade and he played 7 games. If he paid 80 cents for the entrance fee, how much money did he have left in dollars?

2 m
Ben had $20f. It cost $2f to play a game in the arcade and he played 7 games. If he paid 80 cents for the entrance fee, how much money did he have left in dollars?

Level 2 PSLE

Three boys collected bottles for recycling. Jay collected 2m bottles which was half as many as what Ken collected. Tom collected 9 bottles more than Ken. How many bottles did they collect altogether? Give the answer in terms of m in the simplest form.

2 m
Three boys collected bottles for recycling. Jay collected 2m bottles which was half as many as what Ken collected. Tom collected 9 bottles more than Ken. How many bottles did they collect altogether? Give the answer in terms of m in the simplest form.

Level 2

Albert had $y. He spent $12 on a novel and gave^{1}_{3} of the remainder to his mother.

2 m
Albert had $y. He spent $12 on a novel and gave

- How much did he give to his mother?
- How much did he have left?

Level 2

The average age of Randy and Michael is 8z years. Ron is 20z years old. What is the average age of the 3 men?

2 m
The average age of Randy and Michael is 8z years. Ron is 20z years old. What is the average age of the 3 men?

Level 2

John used 3 rubber bands to form the sides of triangle ABC where AB = 8 cm, BC = x cm and AC = 2x cm. Bob stretches two of the elastic bands and enlarges triangle ABC. The sides BC and AC were stretched to 2 times its original length. What is the perimeter of the stretched triangle ABC?

2 m
John used 3 rubber bands to form the sides of triangle ABC where AB = 8 cm, BC = x cm and AC = 2x cm. Bob stretches two of the elastic bands and enlarges triangle ABC. The sides BC and AC were stretched to 2 times its original length. What is the perimeter of the stretched triangle ABC?

Level 2

The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is (6k + 21) cm. The longest side is (2k + 7) cm. Find the length of one of the equal sides.

2 m
The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is (6k + 21) cm. The longest side is (2k + 7) cm. Find the length of one of the equal sides.

Level 2

The average mass of Lynn and Joan is 18p kg. If Joan is 4p kg lighter than Lynn, find Lynn's mass in kg.

2 m
The average mass of Lynn and Joan is 18p kg. If Joan is 4p kg lighter than Lynn, find Lynn's mass in kg.

Level 3

During a sale, a watch with a selling price of $180 was given 2n% discount. If Fina bought it at the discounted price, how much did she save?

2 m
During a sale, a watch with a selling price of $180 was given 2n% discount. If Fina bought it at the discounted price, how much did she save?