Below are the questions and answers of the 2007 MTAP Elimination questions for Grade 3, items 26-50. Items 1-25 can be found here.
26.) A garden is 29 m long and 17 m wide. What is its perimeter?
Answer: 92 m
27.) What is the area of the garden in #26?
Answer: 493 m^2
28.) There are 34 girls in a class of 54 pupils. What is the ratio of girls to boys?
Answer: 17:27 or 17/27
29.) Our door is 120 centimeters wide. The height is 80 cm more than the width. What is the perimeter of our door?
Answer: 640 cm or 6.4 m
30.) Mother used 270 cm of lace for some pillow cases and 330 cm for our curtains. How many meters of lace did Mother use?
Answer: 6 m
31.) Which is heavier, ½ kilogram or 550 grams?
Answer: 550 grams
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34.) Victoria bought 785 cm of silk, 615 cm of tetoron and 900 cm of velvet. How many meters of cloth did she buy in all?
Answer: 23 m
35.) Mother bought 4 1/3 dozen eggs. She used 39 eggs in making sweets. How many eggs remained?
36.) A schoolyard is 117 m long and 103 m wide. If you run around it 5 times, how many meters will that be?
Answer: 2200m or 2.2 km.
37.) Jack has a garden 12 m long and 9 m wide. He wants to fence it. If a meter of fencing costs P37.50, how much will it cost to fence his garden?
38.) I have P2.15 in 25¢ and 5¢ coins. I have 11 coins in all. How many 25¢ coins do I have?
39.) What is the smallest number that gives a remainder of 1 when divided by 2, 3 and 5?
40.) A car can travel 76 km on 8 liters of gasoline. At the same rate, how far can it travel on 11 liters of gasoline?
41.) Lito works at a fast food center for 4 hours a day. He receives P40 an hour. How much does he earn a week of 7 days?
Answer: P1, 120.00
42.) Lita bought a pencil case and a small box for P80.50. If the box cost P15.50 more than the pencil case, how much did the bag cost?
Answer: P 48.00
43.) Mother gave me P100 to buy some oranges. If an orange costs P8, how many can I buy?
44.) Our flower garden is 12 meters wide. The length is 3 meters longer than the width. What is the perimeter of the garden?
Answer: 54 m
45.) Greg has P81.00; Ricky has P36 less than twice the money of Greg. How much do they have altogether?
Answer: P 207.00
46.) How many 3-dm pieces of ribbon can be cut from a 10-m piece of ribbon?
47.) A square has a side of 18 m. A rectangle has a length of 22 m and a width of 16 m. By how much is the area of the rectangle bigger?
Answer: 28 sq m
48.) Benilla earns P8,700 a month. She saves 1/10 of her salary. How much does she save a year?
Answer: P 10, 440.00
49.) A vendor bought 130 watermelons at P24.50 each. He sold 122 at P35.00 each. The rest were spoiled. How much did he gain?
Answer: P 1, 085.00
50.) Lita and Rosa collect stamps. Together, they had 162 stamps. If Rosa has 18 more stamps than Lita, how many stamps has Rosa?