KS1 Maths Quiz - Year 1 Time - Months of the Year (Questions)

This quiz addresses the requirements of the National Curriculum KS1 Maths and Numeracy for children aged 5 and 6 in year 1. Specifically this quiz is aimed at the section dealing with knowing the months of the year.

Year 1 children should know the months of the year in order. They should begin to learn which months come before and after a given month and may even recognise events which may happen in certain months. They should also know that the months of the year all begin with capital letters.

1. Which month comes next?
March, April, May, June, ____?
[ ] August
[ ] July
[ ] February
[ ] September
2. Which month comes next?
August, September, October, November, ________?
[ ] April
[ ] March
[ ] January
[ ] December
3. Which month comes next?
May, June, July, August, _________?
[ ] September
[ ] October
[ ] November
[ ] December
4. Which month comes before June?
[ ] July
[ ] May
[ ] August
[ ] February
5. Which month comes before December?
[ ] August
[ ] October
[ ] November
[ ] June
6. Which months are missing?
January, ________, March, April, May, ____, July
[ ] August and December
[ ] May and June
[ ] February and April
[ ] February and June
7. Which months are missing?
May, June, July, ______, September, October, ________, December
[ ] August and November
[ ] August and December
[ ] January and March
[ ] February and May
8. Which month would you expect to be coldest?
[ ] August
[ ] July
[ ] June
[ ] December
9. Which month would you expect to be warmest?
[ ] August
[ ] January
[ ] November
[ ] December
10. How many months begin with the letter 'J'?
[ ] 3
[ ] 2
[ ] 4
[ ] 5
KS1 Maths Quiz - Year 1 Time - Months of the Year (Answers)
1. Which month comes next?
March, April, May, June, ____?
[ ] August
[x] July
[ ] February
[ ] September
July is the 7th month of the year
2. Which month comes next?
August, September, October, November, ________?
[ ] April
[ ] March
[ ] January
[x] December
December is the 12th month of the year
3. Which month comes next?
May, June, July, August, _________?
[x] September
[ ] October
[ ] November
[ ] December
September comes between August and October
4. Which month comes before June?
[ ] July
[x] May
[ ] August
[ ] February
May comes between April and June
5. Which month comes before December?
[ ] August
[ ] October
[x] November
[ ] June
November is the 11th month of the year
6. Which months are missing?
January, ________, March, April, May, ____, July
[ ] August and December
[ ] May and June
[ ] February and April
[x] February and June
February should be between January and March. June comes after May
7. Which months are missing?
May, June, July, ______, September, October, ________, December
[x] August and November
[ ] August and December
[ ] January and March
[ ] February and May
August comes between July and September. November is the month before December
8. Which month would you expect to be coldest?
[ ] August
[ ] July
[ ] June
[x] December
December is an autumn and winter month and is usually cold
9. Which month would you expect to be warmest?
[x] August
[ ] January
[ ] November
[ ] December
August is a summer month and is usually warm
10. How many months begin with the letter 'J'?
[x] 3
[ ] 2
[ ] 4
[ ] 5
January, June and July all begin with a 'J'