Math: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - First, Second, Third - Ordinal Numbers (Questions)

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Recognizing ordinal numbers such as first, second and third means being able to understand the position the numbers (or runners or people queuing) take, as well as what comes before and after each one.

Playing this quiz will help develop a child's ability to recognize the ordinal numbers of first, second, third, fourth and fifth.

Can you recognize first, second, third, fourth and fifth?

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1. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The first child in the queue is a boy
[ ] The fourth child in the queue is wearing a red cardigan
[ ] The second child in the queue has a knapsack
[ ] The third child in the queue is wearing pants
2. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The third person in the line is wearing a striped top
[ ] The fifth person in the line is a boy
[ ] The fourth person in the line has short hair
[ ] The first person in the line is taller than everyone else
3. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The third person in the race is wearing red
[ ] The fourth person in the race is wearing yellow
[ ] The first person in the race is wearing blue
[ ] The second person in the race is wearing green
4. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The fourth person in the race is wearing a white top
[ ] The first person in the race is wearing a striped top
[ ] The second person in the race is wearing a white top
[ ] The third person in the race is wearing a yellow and red top
5. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The 5th child in the queue is wearing a red shirt
[ ] The 2nd child in the queue is a girl
[ ] The 3rd child in the queue has black hair
[ ] The 1st child in the queue is wearing a skirt
6. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] Third place gets a silver medal
[ ] Second place gets a gold medal
[ ] First place gets a gold medal
[ ] Second place gets a bronze medal
7. What color t-shirt is the fifth child wearing?
[ ] White
[ ] Pink
[ ] Blue
[ ] Green
8. What is the fourth person in this queue wearing?
[ ] A green top
[ ] A blue top
[ ] White shorts
[ ] An orange t-shirt
9. Look closely at the picture. Who is fifth in the line before the teacher?
[ ] A girl with red panty hose
[ ] A girl with a pink knapsack
[ ] A girl wearing blue jeans
[ ] A boy with white pants
10. Look at the picture. Who is after the fifth child in the line?
[ ] A boy with white pants
[ ] A girl with red panty hose
[ ] A girl with a pink knapsack
[ ] A girl with a brown jumper
Math: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - First, Second, Third - Ordinal Numbers (Answers)
1. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The first child in the queue is a boy
[x] The fourth child in the queue is wearing a red cardigan
[ ] The second child in the queue has a knapsack
[ ] The third child in the queue is wearing pants
The fourth person in the queue is the girl in the red cardigan
2. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[x] The third person in the line is wearing a striped top
[ ] The fifth person in the line is a boy
[ ] The fourth person in the line has short hair
[ ] The first person in the line is taller than everyone else
The third person in the line is the boy in the striped top
3. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The third person in the race is wearing red
[ ] The fourth person in the race is wearing yellow
[x] The first person in the race is wearing blue
[ ] The second person in the race is wearing green
The person about to win the race and be first is wearing blue
4. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] The fourth person in the race is wearing a white top
[ ] The first person in the race is wearing a striped top
[x] The second person in the race is wearing a white top
[ ] The third person in the race is wearing a yellow and red top
The first, second and third people in the race are all wearing white tops!
5. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[x] The 5th child in the queue is wearing a red shirt
[ ] The 2nd child in the queue is a girl
[ ] The 3rd child in the queue has black hair
[ ] The 1st child in the queue is wearing a skirt
The fifth child in the queue will be the fifth person to get a balloon and is wearing a red shirt
6. Look at the picture. Which one of the following statements is true?
[ ] Third place gets a silver medal
[ ] Second place gets a gold medal
[x] First place gets a gold medal
[ ] Second place gets a bronze medal
Gold is for first place, silver is for second place and bronze is for third place
7. What color t-shirt is the fifth child wearing?
[ ] White
[ ] Pink
[x] Blue
[ ] Green
The second, fourth and fifth children are all wearing blue t-shirts
8. What is the fourth person in this queue wearing?
[ ] A green top
[ ] A blue top
[ ] White shorts
[x] An orange t-shirt
The fourth person is the man in the orange t-shirt
9. Look closely at the picture. Who is fifth in the line before the teacher?
[ ] A girl with red panty hose
[ ] A girl with a pink knapsack
[x] A girl wearing blue jeans
[ ] A boy with white pants
A girl wearing blue jeans is 5th in the line
10. Look at the picture. Who is after the fifth child in the line?
[x] A boy with white pants
[ ] A girl with red panty hose
[ ] A girl with a pink knapsack
[ ] A girl with a brown jumper
The boy with white pants is after the girl wearing blue jeans who is fifth