```AMO PROBLEMS - GRADE 2
Week 4
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Name: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
School: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
INSTRUCTION
1. Please DO NOT OPEN the contest booklet until the Proctor has given permission to start.
2. TIME: 1 hour 30 minutes.
3. Attempt all 15 questions. Each question scores 1 point. No points are deducted for incorrect
5. PROCTORING: No one may help any student in any way during the contest.
6. No calculators are allowed.
7. All students must fill in your Name, Class and School.
8. MINIMUM TIME: Students must stay in the exam hall at least 1h 15 min.
9. Students must show detailed working and put answers in the answer sheet.
10. No spare papers can be used in writing this contest. Enough space is provided for your working
of each question.
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Question 1. Helena has written down the word KANGAROO twice. How many times did she write
the letter A?
Question 2. 13 children are playing hide and seek. One of them is the ”seeker”. After a while 9
children have been found. How many children are still hiding?
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Question 3. Father hangs the laundry outside on a clothesline. He wants to use as few pegs as
possible. For 3 towels he needs 4 pegs, as shown. How many pegs does he need for 9 towels?
Question 4. Today Betty added her age and her sister’s age and obtained 10 as the sum. What will
the sum of their ages be after one year?
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Question 5. A dragon has 3 heads. Every time a hero cuts off 1 head, 3 new heads emerge. The
hero cuts 1 head off and then he cuts 1 off head again. How many heads does the dragon have
now?
Question 6. Eve brings 12 candies, Alice 9 candies and Irene doesn’t bring any candy. They put all
the candies together on a table and divide them equally among themselves. How many candies does
each of the girls get?
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