Placement Test - Grade 6
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of a pie. He cut it into a number of pieces. Each piece was
of the whole pie. How many pieces did he cut it into?
10% of the students in the cohort study Physics.
If 40 students study Physics, find the number of students in the school.
The figure below represents the favourite colours of students in a school.
How many students like red and blue altogether?
Rainie and Mike had some balls in the ratio 6 : 1. Rainie gave two thirds of her balls to Mike.
Find the ratio of the number of balls Rainie had left to the number of balls Mike had in the end.
2 : 5
4 : 3
5 : 2
In the figure below not drawn to scale, ABDC is a rectangle.
Find the shaded area.
Which is the correct process of water cycle?
A – collection, B – condensation, C – precipitation, D – evaporation
A – evaporation, B – condensation, C – precipitation, D - collection
A – evaporation, B – collection, C – precipitation, D – condensation
The below diagrams show how light changes directions when it reflects off a mirror.
Which two diagrams are incorrect?
Diagrams 1 and 3
Diagrams 1 and 2
Diagrams 3 and 5
Some children did a shadow stick experiment.
Which of these results statements is incorrect?
Between 08:00 and midday the shadow becomes shorter.
Between midday and 16:00 the shadow becomes longer.
The shadow is the shortest at sunrise and sunset.
Which of the following is the correct order in a food chain?
Beetle -> lizard -> seeds -> hawk
Plankton -> small fish -> seal -> shark
Plankton -> seagull -> fish
Arrange the steps of an investigation in the correct order.
G, D, F, C, B, E, A
F, G, D, B, C, A, E
F, D, G, C, B, E, A
You must answer all questions.