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GCSE Mathematics

Practice Tests: Set 4

Paper 1F (Non-calculator)

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

You should have: Ruler graduated in centimetres and millimetres, protractor, pair of compasses, pen, HB pencil, eraser.

Instructions

· Use black ink or ball-point pen.

· Fill in the boxes at the top of this page with your name,

centre number and candidate number.

· Answer all questions.

· Answer the questions in the spaces provided

– there may be more space than you need.

· Calculators must not be used.

· Diagrams are NOT accurately drawn, unless otherwise indicated.

· You must show all your working out.

Information

· The total mark for this paper is 80

· The marks for each question are shown in brackets

– use this as a guide as to how much time to spend on each question.

Advice

· Read each question carefully before you start to answer it.

· Keep an eye on the time.

· Try to answer every question.

· Check your answers if you have time at the end.

Answer ALL questions.

Write your answers in the spaces provided.

You must write down all the stages in your working.

1.

Simplify 3f – 2f + f

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(Total 1 mark)

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2.

(a)

Write down the value of the 6 in the number 26 780

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(1)

(b)

Write the number 6749 to the nearest hundred.

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(1)

(c)

Write 0.0763 correct to one significant figure.

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(1)

(Total 3 marks)

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3.

Here is part of a railway timetable.

New Street

10 13

10 30

10 33

Marston Green

10 26

↓

10 41

Birmingham International

10 29

10 39

10 45

Hampton-in-Arden

10 32

↓

10 48

Tile Hill

10 40

↓

10 55

Coventry

10 47

10 49

11 00

(a)

Work out how long the 10 13 train takes to go from New Street to Coventry.

.............................................. minutes

(1)

Harry is at Birmingham International.

He needs to be at Tile Hill by 11 00.

(b)

What time is the latest train from Birmingham International he can catch?

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(1)

(Total 2 marks)

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4.

Liz asks 20 people to name the flavour of chocolate they like best.

Here are her results.

milk

plain

orange

plain

milk

coffee

white

milk

milk

orange

white

coffee

plain

milk

milk

milk

plain

coffee

milk

orange

(a)

Complete the frequency table.

Flavour of chocolate

Tally

Frequency

plain

milk

coffee

orange

white

(2)

(b)

On the grid, draw a suitable chart or diagram to show Liz’s results.

(3)

(Total 5 marks)

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5.

Susan and Joe are going on holiday.

They can take two cases onto the plane free of charge if the total weight

of the two cases is no more than 40 kg.

Susan’s case ha...

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