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Estimate Numbers: Where is the Arrow Pointing?

In this worksheet, students estimate the number the arrow points to.

'Estimate Numbers: Where is the Arrow Pointing?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:  Represent Numbers to 1000

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet estimate the number the arrow points to on a number line to 100.

 

Example

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

 

Answer

Divide the line up into halves, quarters, etc and then take a guess at where you think the arrow is.

 

The half way point would be 50.  The quarters would be at 25, 50, 75.

You could try tenths as well.

 

Here the answer is 28, but answers of  26, 27, 28, 29, 30 would be accepted.

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

  • Question 1

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
47
48
49
50
51
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is almost in the middle of the number line, so acceptable answers are: 47, 48, 49, 50 and 51.
  • Question 2

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
40
41
42
43
44
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is a bit to the left of the center of the number line, so acceptable answers are: 40, 41, 42, 43 and 44.
  • Question 3

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
34
35
36
37
38
EDDIE SAYS
If the number line was divided into tens, the arrow is pointing in the thirties, so acceptable answers are: 34, 35, 36, 37 and 38.
  • Question 4

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
1
2
3
4
5
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is almost at the beginning of the number line, so acceptable answers are: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
  • Question 5

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
32
33
34
35
36
EDDIE SAYS
If the number line was divided into tens, the arrow is pointing in the thirties, so acceptable answers are: 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36.
  • Question 6

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
50
51
52
53
54
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is in the middle of the number line, so acceptable answers are: 50, 51, 52, 53 and 54.
  • Question 7

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
33
34
35
36
37
EDDIE SAYS
If the number line was divided into tens, the arrow is pointing in the thirties, so acceptable answers are: 33, 34, 35, 36 and 37.
  • Question 8

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
59
60
61
62
63
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is pointing to the right of the middle of the number line, so acceptable answers are: 59, 60, 61, 62 and 63.
  • Question 9

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
94
95
96
97
98
EDDIE SAYS
If the number line was divided into tens, the arrow is pointing in the nineties, so acceptable answers are: 94, 95, 96, 97 and 98.
  • Question 10

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
53
54
55
56
57
EDDIE SAYS
The arrow is pointing slightly right of the middle, so acceptable answers are: 53, 54, 55, 56 and 57.
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