1995 Past questions, multiple choice, 4

31. The heights of two boys are in the ratio of 4 : 5. The shorter boy is 80 cm. What is the height of the taller boy?

A. 100 cm
B. 150 cm
C. 164 cm
D. 180 cm


32. Factorise completely 5xy + 10ny

A. 5y(x + n)
B. 5y(x + 2n)
C. 5xy(1 + 2n)
D. 5(xy + 2n)


33. If 13x − 12 = 5x + 60, find x.

A. −9
B. −6
C. 9
D. 6


34. The length of a spring when a mass of n kg is hanged on it is L = (74 + 15n) mm. What is the length of the spring when a mass of 1.20 kg is hanged on it?

A. 75.2 mm
B. 89.00 mm
C. 92.00 mm
D. 97.00 mm


35. In the figure below, ∆ABC is an enlargement of ∆ADE. If |AE| = 20 cm, |EC| = 10 cm, what is the scale factor of the enlargement?

BECE maths (Waec) past examination question. 1995 objective test question 35


36. Which of the number lines below represents the inequality 2 < x ≤ 6?

A. 

B. 

C. 

D. 


37. A cylinder has a radius 6 cm and height 7 cm. Find its volume. Take 

A. 132 cm3
B. 264 cm3
C. 294 cm3
D. 792 cm3


38.

BECE maths exams by WAEC. 1995 multiple choice question 38

The angles a and b in the figure above are

A. interior opposite
B. corresponding
C. vertically opposite
D. acute


39. A man travelled a distance of 1.2 km in 30 minutes. What distance can he cover in 55 minutes travelling at the same speed?

A. 1.375 km
B. 2.02 km
C. 2.2 km
D. 12.02 km


40.

Waec BECE final maths exams. 1995 question 40, Objective Test.

In the diagram above ∆ABC is an isosceles triangle and ∠ABD is 108°. Find the value of y°.

A. 72
B. 60
C. 48
D. 36

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