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## Term 2 Questions and Answers

**QUESTION 1 – Multiple Choice [13]**

**1. If the distance between two lines never changes, they are:**

**a) Perpendicular b) Parallel****c) Intersecting lines d) Rays (1)**

**Answer:** b) Parallel

**2. An isosceles triangle has:**

**a) Three equal sides c) No equal sides****b) Two equal sides d) Not a, b, or c (1)**

**Answer:** b) Two equal sides

**3. 9 347 879 rounded off to the nearest 1 000 is?**

**a) 9 348 000 c) 9 348 300****b) 9 347 380 d) 9 350 000 (1)**

**Answer:** a) 9 348 000

**4. Choose the factors of 20 from the following:**

**a) 1; 2; 4; 5; 10; 15; 20****b) 1; 2; 4; 5; 10; 20****c) 1; 2; 4; 8; 10; 20****d) 2; 5**

**Answer:** b) 1; 2; 4; 5; 10; 20

**5. Write 0,45 as a percentage**

**a) 0,45% b) 4,5%****c) 45% d) 450% (1)**

**Answer:** c) 45%

**6. 4 + 6 X 2 – 1**

**a) 19 b) 15****c) 11 d) 10 (2)**

**Answer:** b) 15 *(Note: Following the order of operations, calculate 6 x 2 first, then add 4 and subtract 1)*

**7. The perimeter of a square is 36cm. The length of each side is:**

**a) 8cm c) 6cm****b) 12cm d) 9cm (1)**

**Answer:** c) 9cm *(Note: Perimeter of a square = 4 x side length. 36 cm / 4 = 9 cm)*

**8. The biggest prime factor of 17 is:**

**a) 1 b) 17****c) 34 d) 8.5**

**Answer:** b) 17

**9. Soccer balls cost R138,00 each. Joe wants to buy one, but he has only saved R98,55 so far. The shop is prepared to give him a 15% discount.**

**a) Calculate how much the discounted price will be.****Answer:** Discount = 15% of R138 = R20.70. Discounted price = R138 – R20.70 = R117.30.**b) Does Joe have enough money? If not, how much does he still need?****Answer:** Joe has R98.55 and needs R117.30. He still needs R117.30 – R98.55 = R18.75.

**QUESTION 6 – Show ALL calculations. [20]**

**1. What number must be added to 23 489 to get 32 530?**

**Answer:** Number to add = 32 530 – 23 489 = 9,041.

**2. What number exceeds 72 409 by 27 326?**

**Answer:** Number = 72 409 + 27 326 = 99,735.

These detailed answers and clear explanations will help you confidently prepare for your geography exams by understanding how to tackle different types of questions.