Categories JAMB JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Post author By Acadlly JAMB 0% 62 JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Attempt 60 questions that will be selected from our question bank. You have 2 hours to answer all questions. These questions are drawn from different years of JAMB past questionsYou can retake the exams as many times as possible.Goodluck 1 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A room is 12m long, 9m wide and 8m high. Find the cosine of the angle which a diagonal of the room makes with the floor of the room 9/17 12/17 15/17 8/15 2 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find the sum of the range and the mode of the set of numbers 10, 9, 10, 9, 8, 7, 7, 10, 8, 10, 8, 4, 6, 9, 10, 9, 7, 10, 6, 5 16 12 14 10 3 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Simplify √30 × √40 5 √3 10 √3 15 √3 20 √3 4 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS One bag contain 3 blue and 5 red balls, another bag contain 2 blue and 4 red balls respectively. One ball is drawn for each bag. What is the probability both balls are blue 3/28 2/15 3/21 3/24 5 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If √ (2x + 2) − √x =1 ,find x. x = 3 or 1 x = 1 twice x = 0 or 1 x = 2 twice 6 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A man's initial salary is N540.00 a month and increases after each period of six months by N36.00 a month. Find his salary in the eight month of the third year. N828.00 N756.00 N684.00 N720.00 7 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS In a town of 6250 inhabitants, there were 62 births during 1984. Find the percentage birth rate 2.5% 3% 1.0% 5.40% 8 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The table shown gives the marks scored by a group of student in a test. Use the table to answer the question given.Mark012345Frequency127543What is the probability of selecting a student from the group that scored 2 or 3 6/11 5/22 7/22 1/11 9 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A number of pencils were shared out among Bisi, Sola and Tunde in the ratio of 2:3:5 respectively. If Bisi got 5, how many were shared out? 25 15 30 50 10 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The pie chart above shows the distribution of subjects offered by students in SSS III level. If 80 students enrolled in the class. What is the size of the angle of the sector in economics? 36 degree 24 degree 32 degree 39 degree 11 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Given T = { even numbers from 1 to 12 }N = {common factors of 6, 8 and 12}Find T ∩ N {3, 4, 6} {2} {2, 3, 4} {2, 3} 12 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The table shown gives the marks scored by a group of student in a test. Use the table to answer the question given.Mark012345Frequency127543What is the median mark? 4 2 1 3 13 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS In how many ways can the word MACICITA be arranged? 8!/3!2! 8!/2! 8! 8!/2!2!2! 14 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The venn diagram shows a class of 50 students with the games they play. How many students play only two games 18 15 20 16 15 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If line p = 5x + 3 is parallel to line p = wx + 5. Find the value of w. 7 5 3 6 16 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS An arc of the length 16ππcm subtends an angle of 80^{o} at the centre of the circle. Find the radius of the circle. 24cm 36cm 32cm 28cm 17 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Simplify (0.09)^{2} and give your answer correct to 4 significant figures 8.0001 0.081 0.81 0.0081 18 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find the gradient of the line joining the points (3, 2) and (1, 4) 3/2 -1 2/1 3/2 19 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Given the quadrilateral RSTO inscribed in the circle with O as centre. Find the size angle x and given RST = 60^{o} 10 degrees 140 degrees 120 degrees 100 degrees 20 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The curved surface area of a cylinder 5cm high is 110cm^{2}. Find the radius of its baseπ = 22/7 3.5cm 7.0cm 2.6cm 3.6cm 21 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If the mean of 4, y, 8 and 10 is 7. Find Y? 10 6 9 7 22 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find the area of the curved surface of a cone whose base radius is 3cm and whose height is 4cm (π = 3.14) 37.3cm sqaure 27.2cm square 17.1cm square 47.1cm square 23 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The base in which the operation was performed was 4 5 6 2 24 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Calculate the range of 20, -6, 25, 30, 21, 28, 32, 33, 34, 5, 3, 2, and 1. 36 32 33 40 25 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find the principal which amounts to ₦ 5,500 at a simple interest in 5 years at 2% per annum ₦ 5,000 ₦ 4,900 ₦ 4,000 ₦ 4,700 26 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If duty is levied at 25%, find the duty to be added to a bill of N80. N80 N100 N20 N150 27 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS How many sides has a regular polygon whose interior angles are 120°each 4 3 6 5 28 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS What is the place value of 9 in the number 3.0492? 9/10 9/10000 9/1000 9/100 29 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The angle of elevation of the top of a tree from a point on the ground 60m away from the foot of the tree is 78°. Find the height of the tree correct to the nearest whole number. 148m 248m 382m 282m 30 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Rationalize 5 ÷ (2 − √3) 3(2 + √5) 2(3 + √5) 3 √2 + 1 5(2 + √3) 31 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A boy walks 800 m in 20 minutes. Calculate his average speed in Km/H 4 24 10 2.4 32 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The pie chart shows the monthly expenditure of a public servant. The monthly expenditure on housing is twice that of school fees. How much does the worker spend on housing if his monthly income is N7200? 1000 3000 4000 2000 33 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The first and last term of a linear sequence (AP) are 6 and 10 respectively. If the sum of the sequence is 40. Find the number of terms nth = 6 nth = 4 nth = 5 nth = 3 34 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS In a school of 150 students, 80 offer French while 60 offer Arabic and 20 offer neither. How many students offer both subjects? 30 35 45 10 35 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The volume of a cone (s) of height 6cm and base radius 5cm is 155cm cube 145cm cube 175cm cube 157cm cube 36 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Calculate the total surface area of a cupboard which measures 12cm by 10cm by 8cm 296cm square 148cm square 1920cm square 592cm square 37 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If three staff of Myschool Limited agreed to share their salary arrears in the ration of their ages, which are 18 years, 20 years, 22 years respectively. If the sum of the money collected is N120,000.00K, How much does the second staff received? N40,000 N44,000 N36,000 N15,000 38 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If the simple interest on a sum of money invested at 3% per annum for 2 and half years is N123, find the principal. N1,640 N820 N676.50 N4,920 39 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Calculate the value of x and y if (27^{x} ÷ 81^{x+2y} = 9 ,x + 4y = 0 x − 0, y = 1 x = 2, y = – 1/2 x = 2, y = –1 x = 1, y = 1/2 40 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A machine valued at N20,000 depreciates by 10% every year. What will be the value of the machine at the end of two years? N12,000 N16,200 N14,200 N8,000 41 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A cylindrical tank has a capacity of 3080m^{3}. What is the depth of the tank if the diameter of its base is 14m? Take pi = 22/7. 25m 20m 23m 22m 42 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The mean of 2-t, 4+t, 3-2t, 2+t and t-1 is -t t -2 2 43 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The sum of the interior angles of a polygon is a given as 1080^{o}. Find the number of the sides of the polygon. 7 5 8 6 44 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS From the diagram above, find the required roots/region of x x ≤ 4 x ≤ -1, x ≥ 4 x ≤ -1, o ≤ x ≤ 4 -1 ≤ x ≤ 4 45 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find at which rate per annum simple interest N525 will amount to N588 in 3 years 2% 3% 4% 5% 46 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS If a car travels 120km on 45 litres of petrol, how much petrol is needed for a journey of 600km? 720 litres 960 litres 225 litres 160 litres 47 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The probability of an outcome A is 1/6 . The probability of the B outcome is 1/4 . If the probability of A or B or both is 1/12 . What is the probability of both outcomes A and B? 1/3 3/4 2/5 1/2 48 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Find the equation of the locus of a point p (x, y) such that pv = pw, where v= (1, 1) and w = (3, 5) 2x + 3y = 8 2x + 2y = 9 x + 2y = 8 2x + y = 9 49 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Simplify (3√64a^{3})−1 8a 1/8a 4a 1/4a 50 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A man bought a car for N800 and sold it for N520. Find his loss per cent 25% 35% 10% 15% 51 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS From the cyclic quadrilateral above, find < TVS 60 degree 80 degree 50 degree 70 degree 52 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS From the diagram above, find the value of < OTQ 230 degrees 55 degrees 115 degrees 65 degrees 53 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS A public car dealer marked up the cost of a car at 30% in an attempt to make 20% gross profit. Due to the value of dollar, he now placed 20% discount on the car. What profit or loss will he make? 4% 1% 2% 3% 54 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS In the figure, find x 50 degree 55 degrees 40 degrees 60 degrees 55 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Age in years7891011No of pupils41330449The table above shows the number of pupils in a class with respect to their ages. If a pie chart is constructed to represent the age, the angle corresponding to 8 years old is 56.3° 48.6° 13° 46.8° 56 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS Divide the L.C.M of 48, 64 and 80 by their H.C.F 60 30 48 20 57 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The bar chart above shows the number of visitors received in a week. How many visitors were received on Friday, Tuesday and Sunday? 17 20 22 16 58 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The sum of two numbers is 5; their product is 14. Find the numbers. x = 7 or − 2 x = 5 or 1 x = 7 or 1 x = 7 or 0 59 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS In how many ways can the letters LEADER be arranged? 144 72 720 360 60 / 60 Category: JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS The area of an ellipse is 132cm^{2}.The length of its major axis is 14cm.Find the length of it minor axis 5cm 12cm 10cm 10.5cm Email Your score is LinkedIn Facebook Twitter VKontakte 0% Restart quiz Send feedback Share on Social Media x facebook linkedinwhatsappFollow us on Social Media x facebook instagram youtubegoogle playTop 10 Affordable or Tuition-Free Universities in the USA Top Universities and IELTS-Free Scholarships Free Tuition: Study at German Universities Companies Sponsoring Work Visas in Canada 2024 Master’s Scholarships in the UK without IELTS Top 25 Master’s Scholarships Without IELTS or TOEFL Top 15 USA Scholarships Offering $50,000+ Related posts: Download JAMB Subjects’ Syllabus JAMB ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAST QUESTIONS JAMB BIOLOGY PAST QUESTIONS JAMB COMMERCE PAST QUESTIONS Tags JAMB, Mathematics ← BECE PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION PAST QUESTIONS → MAGNETISM Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. 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