# MCQ in Algebra and General Mathematics Part 1 | Math Board Exam

(Last Updated On: January 2, 2021) This is the Multiple Choice Questions Part 1 of the Series in Algebra and General Mathematics topics in Engineering Mathematics. In Preparation for the Mathematics Board Exam make sure to expose yourself and familiarize in each and every questions compiled here taken from various sources including but not limited to past Board Examination Questions in Engineering Mathematics, Mathematics Books, Journals and other Mathematics References.

#### MCQ Topic Outline included in Mathematics Board Exam Syllabi

• MCQ in Algebraic functions | MCQ in theory of Equations | MCQ in Factorization and Algebraic functions | MCQ in Ratio, Proportion and Variation | MCQ in Matrix theory | MCQ in Arithmetic and Geometric Progression | MCQ in Equations and Inequalities | MCQ in Linear and Quadratic Equations | MCQ in Complex Number System | MCQ in Polynomials | MCQ in Mathematical Induction | MCQ in Logic and Probability | MCQ in Statistics| MCQ in System of Numbers and Conversion | MCQ in Fundamentals in Algebra | MCQ in Binomial Theorems and Logarithms | MCQ in Age Problems | MCQ in Work Problems | MCQ in Mixture Problems | MCQ in Digit Problems | MCQ in Motion Problems | MCQ in Clock Problems | MCQ in Variation | MCQ in Progression | MCQ in Miscellaneous Problems

#### Start Practice Exam Test Questions Part 1 of the Series

Choose the letter of the best answer in each questions.

1. How many significant digits do 10.097 have?

A. 2

B. 3

C. 4

D. 5

Solution:

2. Round off 0.003086 to three significant figures.

A. 0.003

B. 0.00308

C. 0.0031

D. 0.00308

Solution:

3. Round off 34.2841 to four significant figures.

A. 34.2814

B. 34.281

C. 34.28

D. 34.0

Solution:

4. Which number has three significant figures?

A. 0.0014

B. 1.4141

C. 0.01414

D. 0.0141

Solution:

5. Round off 149.691 to the nearest integer

A. 149.69

B. 149.7

C. 150

D. 149

Solution:

6. Round off 2.371 x 10-8 to two significant figures

A. 2.4 x 10-8

B. 2.37 x1 0-8

C. 0.2371 x 10-9

D. 0.002371 x 10-11

Solution:

7. 7 + 0i is

A. irrational number

B. real number

C. imaginary number

D. a variable

Solution:

8. The number 0.123123123123……… is

A. irrational

B. surd

C. rational

D. transcendental

Solution:

9. Round off 6785768.342 to the nearest one-tenth.

A. 6785768

B. 6785768.4

C. 6785768.3

D. None of these

Solution:

10. Express decimally: Fourteen Ten thousandths

A. 0.0014

B. 0.00014

C. 0.014

D. 0.14

Solution:

11. MCMXCIV is equivalent to what number?

A. 1964

B. 1994

C. 1984

D. 1974

Solution:

12. Express decimally: Forty-Seven millionth

A. 0.00000047

B. 0.0000047

C. 0.000047

D. 0.000000047

Solution:

13. Express decimally: Seven hundred twenty-five hundred thousandths

A. 0.000725

B. 0.00725

C. 0.0725

D. 0.725

Solution:

14. Express decimally: Four and two tenth

A. 0.042

B. 4.02

C. 4.2

D. 0.42

Solution:

15. Express 45o in mils

A. 80 mils

B. 800 mils

C. 8000 mils

D. 80000 mils

Solution:

16. What is the value in degrees of 1 radian?

A. 90

B. 57.3

C. 100

D. 45

Solution:

17. 3200 mils is equivalent to how many degrees?

A. 45

B. 90

C. 180

D. 270

Solution:

18. An angular unit equivalent to 1/400 of the circumference of a circle is called

A. mil

B. degree

Solution:

19. 4800 mils is equivalent to ____ degrees.

A. 135

B. 270

C. 235

D. 142

Solution:

20. How many degrees Celsius is 100 degrees Fahrenheit?

A. 2.667°C

B. 1.334°C

C. 13.34°C

D. 37.8°C

Solution:

21. What is the absolute temperature of the freezing point of water in degree Rankine?

A. 492

B. 0

C. 460

D. 273

Solution:

22. What is the Fahrenheit equivalent of 100 degrees Celsius?

A. 200

B. 180

C. 212

D. 100

Solution:

23. The Temperature 45°C is equal to

A. 45°F

B. 113°F

C. 57°F

D. 81°F

Solution:

24. How many degrees Celsius is 80 degrees Fahrenheit?

A. 13.34

B. 1.334

C. 26.67

D. 2.667

Solution:

25. 10 to the 12th power is the value of the prefix

A. Micro

B. Femto

C. Tera

D. Atto

Solution:

26. The micro of m means

A. 10-2

B. 10-6

C. 10-3

D. 10-12

Solution:

27. The prefix pico means

A. 10-12 of a unit

B. 10-6 of a unit

C. 10-15 of a unit

D. 10-9 of a unit

Solution:

28. The prefix nano is opposite to

A. mega

B. giga

C. tera

D. hexa

Solution:

29. 1 foot is to 12 inches as 1 yard is to ____ spans

A. 4

B. 6

C. 9

D. 24

Solution:

30. A one-inch diameter conduit is equivalent to

A. 254 mm

B. 25.4 mm

C. 100 mm

D. 2.54 mm

Solution:

31. If a foot has 12 inches, then how many hands are there in one foot?

A. 3

B. 4

C. 6

D. 8

Solution:

32. How many feet difference is 1 nautical mile and 1 statute mile?

A. 100 feet

B. 200 feet

C. 400 feet

D. 800 feet

Solution:

33. In a hydrographic survey, a certain point below the surface of the water measures 12 fathoms. It is equivalent to a deep of how many feet?

A. 72

B. 60

C. 48

D. 36

Solution:

34. The legendary ship, Titanic that sunk in 1912 was estimated to be at the sea bottom at a deep of 18 cables. How deep it is in feet?

A. 12,000

B. 12,343

C. 12,633

D. 12,960

Solution:

35. How many square feet is 100 square meters?

A. 328.1

B. 929

C. 32.81

D. 1076

Solution:

36. A certain luxury ship cruises Cebu to Manila at 21 knots. If it will take 21 hours to reach Manila from Cebu, the distance traveled by the ship is nearly

A. 847.5 km

B. 507.15 statute mile

C. 441 statute mile

D. 414 nautical mile

Solution:

37. Carry out the following multiplication and express your answer in cubic meter: 8 cm x 5 mm x 2 m.

A. 8 x 10-2

B. 8 x 102

C. 8 x 10-3

D. 8 x 10-4

Solution:

38. Which of the following is equivalent to 1 hectare?

A. 100 acres

B. 2 acres

C. 100 square meters

D. 60000 square feet

Solution:

39. Ten square statute mile is equivalent to _____ sections.

A. 100

B. 5

C. 10

D. 20

Solution:

40. The land area of the province of Cebu is 5088.39 sq. km. This is equivalent to

A. 5088.39 hectares

B. 1964.64 sq. miles

C. 2257907.2 acres

D. 5.08839 acres

Solution:

41. How many cubic feet is 100 gallons of liquid?

A. 74.80

B. 1.337

C. 13.37

D. 133.7

Solution:

42. How many cubic meters is 100 gallons of liquid?

A. 1.638

B. 3.785

C. 0.164

D. 0.378

Solution:

43. How many cubic meters is 100 cubic feet

A. 3.785

B. 28.31

C. 37.85

D. 2.831

Solution:

44. Ten (10) cubic meters is equivalent to how many stare?

A. 5

B. 10

C. 20

D. 100

Solution:

45. The standard acceleration due to gravity is

A. 32.2 ft./s2

B. 980 ft./s2

C. 58.3 ft./s2

D. 35.3 ft./s2

Solution:

46. A 7 kg mass is suspended in a rope. What is the tension is the rope is SI?

A. 68.67 N

B. 70 N

C. 71 N

D. 72 N

Solution:

47. A 10-liter pail is full of water. Neglecting the weight of the pail, how heavy is its water content?

A. 5 kg

B. 6.67 kg

C. 10 kg

D. 12.5 kg

Solution:

48. The unit of work in mks system is known as Joules (J) and the unit of work in the cgs system is erg. How many ergs are there in 1 J?

A. 106

B. 107

C. 105

D. 104

Solution:

49. One horsepower is equivalent to

A. 746 watts

B. 7460 watts

C. 74.6 watts

D. 7.46 watts

Solution:

50. How many horsepower is 746 kilowatts

A. 500

B. 74.6

C. 100

D. 1000

Solution:

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