General Mathematics Past Papers 


Subject: General Mathematics

Time Allowed: 10 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only. Please encircle the correct option. Division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after expiry of time limit mentioned above.


Part-I Encircle the right answer, cutting and overwriting are not allowed. (10)

What is the measure for a one dimensional figure?

a. Area

b. Length

c. Surface Area

d. Volume

Which of these is not an ‘equation’?

a. 3x = 7

b. 4x 2 – 6 = 28

c. 4x + 5y + 6z

d. 5x = 6y

a2 +b2 = 25.  If a = 3 then what is the value of b?

a. 4

b. 5

c. 6

d. 7

What is a ‘variable’?

A division sign

b. A letter or symbol representing a varying quantity

c. A multiplication sign

d. An equals sign

Use the figure below to answer the question,

Lines a and b are parallel. Line c is a transversal. Which statement is true?

  1. m∠IK m∠4, because they are Opposite angles
  2. m∠1=m∠6, because they are supplementary angles
  3. m∠1K m∠8, because they are adjacent angles


Subject: General Mathematics

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give Short answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Jamal started a business in which he earned Re | on the first day Rs 4 on the second day, Rs 7 on the third day, Rs 10 on the fourth day, and so on. What is his earning in day 1001?

Q#2: A right triangle has a hypotenuse of length 2x, a leg of length x, and a leg of length y. Write an expression that shows the value of y in terms of x.

Q#3: If ABCD is a square. Find the value of x.

General Mathematics Past Papers 
General Mathematics Past Papers


Q#5: Find the unknown value in the proportion: 2:x = 3:9.


Part-III Give Brief answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Bilal works 8 hours per dav. 5 davs per week and his weekly pay is Rs. 1200. His employer increases his weekly wage by Rs. 400. Bilal does not need more money per week than his current weekly wage. He decides to decrease the number of hours he works every week. How many hours per week can he work now and keep the same income?

Q#2: At stock exchange the share price a company is valued at Rs. 40 per share. The value increase by 24% and then decreases by 20%, What is the final value of share of that company?