KS3 maths worksheets – 100+ problem-solving questions

What's included?

PDF question and answer booklets

Key Stage

KS3, KS4


Years 7-11


This KS3 maths worksheets booklet from White Rose Maths contains over 100 problem-solving questions. There’s also an answer booklet.

You can also use these questions with GCSE pupils. Some problems are suitable for foundation and higher. Others are suitable for higher tier only.

Example KS3 maths worksheets questions

Max is saving to buy a computer game that costs £26. He saves 5p, 10p and 50p coins in a jar. The ratio of 5p to 10p to 50p coins is 2 : 5 : 1. There are 120 coins in the jar. How much more does he need to save?

You want to cover the floor in carpet titles. The tiles measure 40cm by 40cm. The floor is 3.2m by 2m. Tiles are sold in boxes of 12. How many boxes of tiles will you need to cover the floor?

Richard is doing a survey. He asks people to choose their favourite biscuits. THere are four biscuits: A, B, C or D. Here are the results: A (?); B (20%), C (15%), D (30%). 160 people chose B. How many people chose A?

White Rose Maths provides high-quality, research-driven KS3 and GCSE maths resources to support teaching and learning. Follow on Twitter at @whiteroseed.

More maths resources

KS3 maths worksheets
KS3 maths worksheets – 100+ problem-solving questions

You'll also receive regular updates from Teachwire with free lesson plans, great new teaching ideas, offers and more. (You can unsubscribe at any time.)

Which sectors are you interested in?

By signing up you agree to our Terms & Conditions and privacy policy

Explore teaching packs

Pie Corbett Ultimate KS2 Fiction Collection
Pie Corbett Ultimate KS2 Fiction Collection
Fire up KS2 pupils' imagination with this collection of 20+ fictional stories, written by literacy expert Pie Corbett. Each ... more
21 x resources
Pie Corbett KS2 Non-Fiction Collection
Use Pie Corbett’s non-fiction texts to inspire your KS2 pupils to get writing. Each resource contains an original text in ... more
6 x resources
Pie Corbett KS2 Poetry Collection
Inspire KS2 pupils to be creative and express themselves with this pack of Pie Corbett poetry. Each of these Pie Corbett Tal... more
7 x resources
WAGOLL classroom resources
WAGOLL Packs from Real Authors
Peer inside the mind of award-winning children's authors and help pupils understand how to create engaging characters, capti... more
11 x resources
Art KS2 inspiring medium term plans
Art KS2 Inspiring Medium Term Plans
Get pupils' creative juices flowing with these expert medium-term art plans for KS2. Each resource consists of a full half-t... more
6 x resources
Magical Harry Potter Teaching Ideas
Magical Harry Potter Teaching Ideas
Spark pupils' imaginations with these inventive and exciting teaching ideas, all themed around the wonderful world of Harry ... more
11 x resources