Math: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Days of the Week (Questions)

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In their first year of elementary school children should come to know the days of the week in their proper order. They should begin to learn which days come before and after a given day and may even recognize events which may happen on certain days. They should also know that each of the days of the week begin with capital letters.

Do you know all the days of the week?

1. Which statement is true?
[ ] There are 5 days of the week and some begin with a capital letter
[ ] There are 7 days in the week and each one begins with a capital letter
[ ] There are 6 days in the week and none of them begin with a capital letter
[ ] There are 5 days in the week and none of them begin with a capital letter
2. Which day comes next?
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ______?
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Tuesday
[ ] Monday
[ ] Sunday
3. Which days are missing?
Monday, _______, Wednesday, Thursday, ______, Saturday, Sunday
[ ] Monday and Tuesday
[ ] Friday and Saturday
[ ] Tuesday and Thursday
[ ] Tuesday and Friday
4. Which day comes before Thursday?
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Saturday
[ ] Sunday
5. Which day comes before Saturday?
[ ] Sunday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Monday
6. Today is Tuesday. What day will it be tomorrow?
[ ] Friday
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Tuesday
7. Today is Friday. What day was it yesterday?
[ ] Monday
[ ] Tuesday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Wednesday
8. Today is Saturday. What day will it be the day after tomorrow?
[ ] Tuesday
[ ] Monday
[ ] Sunday
[ ] Saturday
9. Today is Thursday. What was the day before yesterday?
[ ] Tuesday
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Saturday
10. Today is Monday. What day will it be 4 days from now?
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Saturday
Math: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Days of the Week (Answers)
1. Which statement is true?
[ ] There are 5 days of the week and some begin with a capital letter
[x] There are 7 days in the week and each one begins with a capital letter
[ ] There are 6 days in the week and none of them begin with a capital letter
[ ] There are 5 days in the week and none of them begin with a capital letter
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday are the 7 days of the week
2. Which day comes next?
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, ______?
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Tuesday
[ ] Monday
[x] Sunday
Sunday comes after Saturday
3. Which days are missing?
Monday, _______, Wednesday, Thursday, ______, Saturday, Sunday
[ ] Monday and Tuesday
[ ] Friday and Saturday
[ ] Tuesday and Thursday
[x] Tuesday and Friday
Tuesday and Friday are the two days not in the list
4. Which day comes before Thursday?
[x] Wednesday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Saturday
[ ] Sunday
Wednesday comes before Thursday
5. Which day comes before Saturday?
[ ] Sunday
[x] Friday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Monday
Friday is the day before Saturday
6. Today is Tuesday. What day will it be tomorrow?
[ ] Friday
[x] Wednesday
[ ] Thursday
[ ] Tuesday
The day after Tuesday is Wednesday
7. Today is Friday. What day was it yesterday?
[ ] Monday
[ ] Tuesday
[x] Thursday
[ ] Wednesday
If today is Friday, yesterday was Thursday
8. Today is Saturday. What day will it be the day after tomorrow?
[ ] Tuesday
[x] Monday
[ ] Sunday
[ ] Saturday
If today is Saturday, tomorrow will be Sunday and the day after that will be Monday
9. Today is Thursday. What was the day before yesterday?
[x] Tuesday
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Friday
[ ] Saturday
Yesterday was Wednesday, the day before that was Tuesday
10. Today is Monday. What day will it be 4 days from now?
[ ] Wednesday
[ ] Thursday
[x] Friday
[ ] Saturday
Friday comes 4 days after Monday