JSS1 Mathematics Past Questions and Answers

Here are real math past questions for students in their Junior Secondary School 1 (JSS1),

Objective Questions

Instruction: Answer ALL questions from this section

1. Write the following in figures: five billion, four million, three thousand and two hundred.

(a) 543 200  (b) 5,004 004 200 (c) 5 400 300 200

(d) 5 40 330 200 (e) 5 440 330 200

2. If a whole number is divided into two equal parts, each part is called ___

(a) part (b) quarter (c) a half
(d) no fraction (e) a divider.

3. If a whole is divided into equal four parts, each part is called ___
(a) a part (b) a fraction (c) a piece
(d) a whole (e) a quarter

4. In a fraction, if the denominator is larger than the numerator, this is called ___
(a) improper fraction (b) potent fraction (c) proper fraction
(d) mixed fraction (e) equivalent fraction

5. Convert this mixed numbers into improper fractions
(a) 19/5 (b) 9/5 c) 7/5 (d) 6/5 (e) 15/5

6. A number that has only 1 and itself as factors is called ___
(a) a prime number (b) a prime factor (c) a improper number
(d) a factor number (e) a factorized number

7. Write 101two in base 10
(a) 5 (b) 4 (c) 3 (d) 2 (e) 1

8. Convert 23
(a) 7 (b) 8 (c) 9 (d) 10 (e) 11

9. Simplify 8/10 – 3/10

(a) 1/5 (b) 2/7 (c) 3/5 (d) 1/7 (e) 3/7

10. Round off 65 to the nearest ten.
(a) 40 (b) 50 (c) 60 (d) 70 (e) 80

11. Add 111, 101
(a) 1000 (b) 1010 (c) 1001 (d) 1100 (e) 1011

12. What is the value of x? X + 4 = 7
(a) 14 (b) 3 (c) 2 (d) 1 (e) 0

13. Find the value of x. 3x = 36
(a) 6 (b) 8 (c) 10 (d) 12 (e) 13

14. Simplify 6x+5y+4x-3y
(a) 6x+2y (b) 8x+2y (c) 10x+2y
(d) 12x+2y (e) 14x+2y

15. Solve the equation 4y/3 = 4
(a) 6 (b) 5 (c) 4 (d) 3 (e) 2

16. A cube has how many faces?
(a) 14 (b) 12 (c) 8 (d) 6 (e) 2

17. A cylinder has how many edges?
(a) 2 (b) 4 (c) 6 (d) 8 (e) 10

18. The formula to calculate the area of a triangle is
(a) 1/5bh (b) 1/4bh (c) 1/3bh
(d) 1/2bh (e) 2bh.

19. When two or more plane shapes form another shape, the shape formed is called
(a) a campus shape (b) a composite shape (c) a concert shape
(d) a triangle shape (e) an area shape

20. A Maggi cube is an example of what?
(a) a cuboid (b) a cube (c) a cylinder
(d) a circle (e) a trapezium.

Essay Questions

1. Calculate the area of this shape.
2. Solve this equation x+19 = 25
3. Use a number line to evaluate 3+11
4. Simplify 3/4 ÷ 24
5. A trapezium has sides a=5cm, b=6cm and a height of 4cm. Calculate the area.

77 thoughts on “JSS1 Mathematics Past Questions and Answers

  • October 19, 2018 at 5:18 pm
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    very smart questions

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    • January 4, 2020 at 2:38 pm
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      There is no correct answer in question 1 which is supposed to be 5,004,003,200.

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  • December 13, 2018 at 1:07 pm
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    well I am in pry 5 and these questions are mostly for pry 2 or 3 but you tried anyway I can use it to teach my kid sister in pry 3

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    • July 15, 2019 at 10:56 am
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      wow solve the essay question what is your name solve it first i am solving to

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      • May 22, 2020 at 11:57 am
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        Yes ooo

  • December 13, 2018 at 1:08 pm
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    well I am in pry 5 and these questions are mostly for pry 2 or 3 but you tried anyway I can use it to teach my kid sister in pry 3

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    • September 5, 2019 at 7:58 pm
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      This question is not for jss1 as it seems very easy

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      • September 6, 2019 at 4:16 am
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        Well, it is easy for you

      • January 29, 2020 at 9:36 am
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        Interesting seriously maths is fun we can always share what we have Cox maths is meant to be practice all the time

      • April 16, 2020 at 9:44 am
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        the easiest questions most times are failed because of lack of determination

      • May 22, 2020 at 12:02 pm
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        No answer?

  • December 16, 2018 at 6:02 pm
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    These questions don’t fit jss 1

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  • December 19, 2018 at 8:54 pm
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    ask me the question,by the way why will you ask that question to a primary 2 student

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  • February 3, 2019 at 3:08 pm
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    pls were are the answers

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    • March 31, 2020 at 9:36 pm
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      Hi Anonymous, my name Mario but you can call me Ayomide star boy or Ayomide super star the answers that you are looking for are in your all you have to do is to think.????????????

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  • March 18, 2019 at 8:38 pm
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    this question is baby work give us real question like algebra perimeter areas etc

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  • April 25, 2019 at 7:11 am
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    Please give us harder questions so that our brain will be hot???? ????

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    • July 2, 2019 at 6:48 pm
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      These questions are too easy for a JSS1 student

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    • July 15, 2019 at 11:00 am
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      you will solve them

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  • June 30, 2019 at 4:16 pm
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    Why not make question and answer noticeable

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  • July 15, 2019 at 10:57 am
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    very correct they to easy

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  • July 15, 2019 at 10:59 am
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    pls where are the answer but give us hard question

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  • August 22, 2019 at 3:25 pm
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    it true the question are easy but try queen college math

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  • August 22, 2019 at 3:31 pm
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    hi abimbola can we be friend

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    • September 6, 2019 at 4:17 am
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      Let’s assume it is easy for you, but it is a real JSS1 past questions

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      • December 3, 2019 at 5:59 pm
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        it is not

    • April 4, 2020 at 7:13 pm
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      This questions are really easy you guys should set harder questions

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  • December 3, 2019 at 5:57 pm
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    Great questions but miner mistake

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  • March 31, 2020 at 9:24 pm
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    These questions are cool,i never expected questions like this.Let them set harder questions.????????

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  • March 31, 2020 at 9:46 pm
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    Give us question that will make us sweat.

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  • May 13, 2020 at 3:21 pm
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    Wow the questions are easy

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      • October 1, 2020 at 8:36 pm
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        These are nice question

  • May 27, 2020 at 10:39 am
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    I love it but where are the answers

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    • October 29, 2020 at 9:49 am
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      I love maths but here are the answers

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  • June 15, 2020 at 7:35 pm
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    I Also Love It But What About The Answer

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  • June 19, 2020 at 5:00 pm
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    bad this is bad no answers bad!!!

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  • June 20, 2020 at 7:24 pm
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    God damn nice question but no anawes bro

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  • July 5, 2020 at 6:02 pm
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    I tried all and got it so glad

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  • July 11, 2020 at 8:57 pm
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    YOU GUYS SOME OF THE QUESTIONS ARE NOT STRAIGHT AND CORRECT PLEASE MAKE SOME ADJUSTMENTS PLEASE NUMBER THEORY NUMBER ONE AND SOME PLEASE MAKE SOME ADJUSTMENT THANKYOU

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    • September 11, 2020 at 6:33 pm
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      Maths made easy.

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  • July 26, 2020 at 11:15 am
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    Wow easy questions but where are the answers

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    • September 11, 2020 at 6:34 pm
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      I think it’s for us to solve

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  • July 27, 2020 at 1:36 pm
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    guys sometimes there are answer like exam there is not always answer

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  • July 28, 2020 at 11:39 am
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    It is very exciting whenever you get your self with education

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    • August 20, 2020 at 4:27 pm
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      Wow,Great I love this question

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      • September 11, 2020 at 6:31 pm
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        Maths made easy

  • August 12, 2020 at 5:35 pm
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    THE QUESTION ARE NOT THAT FOR JSS1
    EVERYBODY KNOWS PEOPLE IN JSS1 ARE GOING TO JSS2
    THE QUESTION ARE NOT THAT EASY
    MAKE SOME QUESTION TOUGH AND EASY

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  • August 25, 2020 at 12:28 pm
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    Great work but there is no answers in the question nice great.

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    • September 11, 2020 at 6:39 pm
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      We need to solve it ourselves

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  • September 12, 2020 at 11:04 am
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    Excellent work

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  • September 24, 2020 at 7:32 pm
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    the questions are easy but how do I know they are correct without the answers.

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  • October 19, 2020 at 12:40 pm
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    pleas i cant find the answers to this question

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  • October 27, 2020 at 4:49 pm
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    Waw, I need the answers

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  • November 2, 2020 at 7:32 pm
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    I can’t find the answers

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  • November 16, 2020 at 7:50 pm
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    1.c 2.e 3.e 4.c 5.no 6.b 7.d 8.e 9.5\10 10.e 11.212 12.b 13.a 14.d 15.b 16.d 17.b 18.d 19.c 20.b

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    • February 3, 2021 at 9:16 pm
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      I love this

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  • November 16, 2020 at 8:01 pm
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    1.a 2.a 3.a 4.a 5.a 6.a 7.b 8.a 9.a 10.b 11.b 12.a 13.a 14.a 15.a 16.true 17.true 18.true 19.falsd

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  • February 3, 2021 at 9:17 pm
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    I love this

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