Are you preparing for the 2023 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and looking for some challenging Mathematics questions to practice?

We’ve got you covered! Here are some likely BECE Mathematics questions that every candidate should tackle before Thursday, 10th August, 2023.

### BECE Mathematics Questions

**Question 1**

Which of the following sets is finite?

(a) {2, 4, 6, 8, â€¦}

(b) {1, 2, 3, 4, â€¦}

(c) {â€¦, 2, 3, 5, 7}

(d) [3, 6, 9, 12]

**Question 2**

Given that M = {a, b, c}, find the number of subsets of M.

(a) 3

(b) 4

(c) 6

(d) 8

**Question 3**

If P = {2, 3, 4, 6, 8} and Q = {1, 2, 3, 4}, find P âˆ© Q.

(a) {2, 3, 4}

(b) {7, 9, 10}

(c) {2, 3, 4, 6, 8}

(d) {1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8}

**Question 4**

A boy bought 3 pairs of socks at GHÂ¢17.50 per pair and paid with two GHÂ¢50.00 notes. How much change was he given?

(a) GHÂ¢27.50

(b) GHÂ¢37.50

(c) GHÂ¢47.50

(d) GHÂ¢48.50

**Question 5**

Find the Least Common Multiple (LCM) of the numbers 5, 10, and 12.

**Question 6**

Correct 48,947.2547 to the nearest hundred.

(a) 490

(b) 48,900

(c) 48,950

(d) 49,000

**Question 7**

Simplify: 16 + 5.6 + 0.681

(a) 2.2281

(b) 22.281

(c) 222.81

(d) 2228.1

**Question 8**

Arrange the following integers from least to highest: -4, 9, -10, -7, and 2.

(a) -10, -7, -4, 2, 9

(b) -10, 9, -7, -4, 2

(c) -4, -7, -10, 2, 9

(d) 2, -4, -7, 9, -10

**Question 9**

Simplify: (46 * 102) + (102 * 54)

(a) 1,020

(b) 10,200

(c) 102,000

(d) 1,020,000

**Question 10**

Correct 5178.3426 to two decimal places.

(a) 5178.00

(b) 5178.30

(c) 5178.34

**Question 11**

Find the simple interest on GHÂ¢120,000.00 for 5 months at 12% per annum.

(a) GHÂ¢6,000.00

(b) GHÂ¢7,200.00

(c) GHÂ¢50,000.00

(d) GHÂ¢6,000.00

**Question 12**

Fifteen boys took 12 hours to weed a plot of land. If nine boys work at the same rate, how long will it take them to weed the plot of land?

(a) 6 hours

(b) 7 hours

(c) 11 hours

(d) 20 hours

Also, check: 2023 BECE RME Questions: Practice and Excel in the Upcoming Examination

**Question 13**

A car costs GHÂ¢12,500.00. A discount of 9% is given for cash payment. Find the cost of the car when payment is made by cash.

(a) GHÂ¢10,250.00

(b) GHÂ¢11,250.00

(c) GHÂ¢11,375.00

(d) GHÂ¢13,625.00

**Question 14**

Multiply 1001101 (base two) by 111 (base two).

**Question 15**

A Toyota Hilux uses 100 litres of fuel to cover a distance of 250 km. How many litres of fuel will it use for a distance of 150 kilometres?

(a) 50 litres

(b) 60 litres

(c) 80 litres

(d) 133 litres

**Question 16**

What is the reciprocal of 0.65 to three significant figures?

(a) 1.54

(b) 1.538

(c) 1.53

(d) 1.500

## BECE Mathematics Questions

Remember, the key to success in the BECE Mathematics Examination is practice and understanding the concepts. So, don’t forget to solve these questions diligently to excel in your exams! Good luck!