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JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS

JAMB MATHEMATICS PAST QUESTIONS

Attempt 60 questions that will be selected from our question bank. You have 2 hours to answer all questions.

These questions are drawn from different years of JAMB past questions

You can retake the exams as many times as possible.

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If a car travels 120km on 45 litres of petrol, how much petrol is needed for a journey of 600km?

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A man covered a distance of 50 miles on his first trip, on a later trip he traveled 300 miles while going 3 times as fast. His new time compared with the old distance was?

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Find the area of the curved surface of a cone whose base radius is 3cm and whose height is 4cm (π = 3.14)

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Given T = { even numbers from 1 to 12 }
N = {common factors of 6, 8 and 12}
Find T ∩ N

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A man bought a car for N800 and sold it for N520. Find his loss per cent

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A room is 12m long, 9m wide and 8m high. Find the cosine of the angle which a diagonal of the room makes with the floor of the room

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In a class of 40 students, 32 offer Mathematics, 24 offer Physics and 4 offer neither Mathematics nor Physics. How many offer both Mathematics and Physics?

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If duty is levied at 25%, find the duty to be added to a bill of N80.

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Find the equation of the locus of a point p (x, y) such that pv = pw, where v= (1, 1) and w = (3, 5)

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From a point R, 300m north of P, a man walks eastward to a place Q which is 600m from P. Find the bearing of P from Q, correct to the nearest degree

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Find the principal which amounts to ₦ 5,500 at a simple interest in 5 years at 2% per annum

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From the diagram above, Find the value of < ROP

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The pie chart above shows the distribution of subjects offered by students in SSS III level. If 80 students enrolled in the class. What is the size of the angle of the sector in economics?

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Find the range of the following set of numbers 0.4, −0.4, 0.3, 0.47, −0.53, 0.2 and −0.2

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If the simple interest on a sum of money invested at 3% per annum for 2 and half  years is N123, find the principal.

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In how many ways can the letters LEADER be arranged?

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The table shown gives the marks scored by a group of student in a test. Use the table to answer the question given.

 Mark 0 1 2 3 4 5 Frequency 1 2 7 5 4 3

What is the probability of selecting a student from the group that scored 2 or 3

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Factorize completely x2 + 12xy + y + 3x + 3y - 18

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In a regular polygon, each interior angle doubles its corresponding exterior angle. Find the number of sides of the polygon

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An arc subtends an angle of 30o at the centre of a circle radius 12cm. Calculate the length of the arc.

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 Age in years 7 8 9 10 11 No of pupils 4 13 30 44 9

The table above shows the number of pupils in a class with respect to their ages. If a pie chart is constructed to represent the age, the angle corresponding to 8 years old is

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In the figure, find x

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How many sides has a regular polygon whose interior angles are 120°each

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The probability of an outcome A is 1/6 . The probability of the B outcome is 1/4 . If the probability of A or B or both is 1/12 . What is the probability of both outcomes A and B?

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An arc of a circle of radius 14cm subtends angle 300° at the centre. Find the perimeter of the sector formed by the arc (take π = )

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Rationalize 5 ÷ (2 − √3)

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From the cyclic quadrilateral above, find < TVS

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The curved surface area of a cylinder 5cm high is 110cm2. Find the radius of its base
π = 22/7

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The angle of elevation of the top of a tree from a point on the ground 60m away from the foot of the tree is 78°. Find the height of the tree correct to the nearest whole number.

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Given the quadrilateral RSTO inscribed in the circle with O as centre. Find the size angle x and given RST = 60o

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Calculate the total surface area of a cupboard which measures 12cm by 10cm by 8cm

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Calculate the perimeter of a sector of a circle of raduis 12cm and angle 60o.

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If log520 = x, find x

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A car dealer bought a second-hand car for of 250,000 and spent N 70,000 refurbishing it. He then sold the car for N400,000. What is the percentage gain?

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How many times, correct to the nearest whole number, will a man run round a circular track of diameter 100m to cover a distance of 1000m?

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If the mean of 4, y, 8 and 10 is 7. Find Y?

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If line p = 5x + 3 is parallel to line p = wx + 5. Find the value of w.

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Given U = {xx is a positive integer less than 15} and P = {xx is even number from 1 to 14}. Find the compliment

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What is the loci of a distance 4cm from a given point P?

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In a school of 150 students, 80 offer French while 60 offer Arabic and 20 offer neither. How many students offer both subjects?

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From the diagram above, find the value of < OTQ

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If three staff of Myschool Limited agreed to share their salary arrears in the ration of their ages, which are 18 years, 20 years, 22 years respectively. If the sum of the money collected is N120,000.00K, How much does the second staff received?

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From the diagram above, find the required roots/region of x

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n a class of 50 students, 40 students offered Physics and 30 offered Biology. How many offered both Physics and Biology?

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If m * n = [mn − nm] for m, n belong to R, evaluate − 3 * 4

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The probabilities that John and James pass an examination are and 3 respectively. Find the probability of both boys failing the examination.

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Find the sum of the range and the mode of the set of numbers 10, 9, 10, 9, 8, 7, 7, 10, 8, 10, 8, 4, 6, 9, 10, 9, 7, 10, 6, 5

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The volume of a cone (s) of height 6cm and base radius 5cm is

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Find the simple interest on N325 in 5years at 3% per annum.

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What is the place value of 9 in the number 3.0492?

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The mean of 2-t, 4+t, 3-2t, 2+t and t-1 is

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If x + y = 90 simplify (sinx + siny)2−2sinx siny

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The first and last term of a linear sequence (AP) are 6 and 10 respectively. If the sum of the sequence is 40. Find the number of terms

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In a town of 6250 inhabitants, there were 62 births during 1984. Find the percentage birth rate

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A cylindrical tank has a capacity of 3080m3. What is the depth of the tank if the diameter of its base is 14m? Take pi = 22/7.

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The pie chart shows the allocation of money to each sector in a farm. The total amount allocated to the farm is ₦ 80 000. Find the amount allocated to fertilizer

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Divide the L.C.M of 48, 64 and 80 by their H.C.F

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The pie chart shows the monthly expenditure of a public servant. The monthly expenditure on housing is twice that of school fees. How much does the worker spend on housing if his monthly income is N7200?

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