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Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Practice Tests

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PFS Team October 7, 2021

There are all sorts of different functional skills Maths level 2 practice tests, from mock papers to original exam papers. This article is here to provide access to all of the different kinds of functional skills Maths level 2 practice tests. The resource that most students use (usually too early!) are the exam board past papers. These are the closest thing to the real exam that you will find. It is also worth noting that exam papers from other exam boards are also useful, so for instance, you may be sitting City & Guilds, but the Open Awards papers will still be of use, as well as papers from all the other exam boards.

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To help prepare for practice tests, you can make use of online courses. If you think this is something that may help you then please refer to the video below to give you further insight into what this will cover.

The key thing to note is that the level 2 maths qualification was reformed in 2019, so using old past papers before this time is not going to be as useful. Get access to all the the past paper tests and mark schemes below. You can also access the functional skills Maths level 2 practice tests in a PDF format so you can easily download them and start your revision instantly.

Functional Skills Level 2 Past Papers

Along with the paper version of past papers, there are also online mock exams. You can access the Open Awards mock exam here. You can use the following video mark scheme to help you mark the practice paper. With this online mock, it is worth noting that the system doesn’t store your answers, so please use the video below to help mark your paper question-by-question. If you want to book an actual online exam (that is Ofqual regulated), you can book here.


After you have exhausted the past papers, then it is worth looking at other functional skills Maths level 2 practice tests. The best practice papers that you will find come with original questions, and are tailored to match the formatting and structure of the actual exams for each of Open Awards, NCFE, Edexcel or City & Guilds. These can be accessed via the button below. This set of 5 practice papers also comes with mark schemes and is delivered to your door, so you don’t even have to worry about printing it.

Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Practice Papers

You can also access English functional skills and other functional skills tests here:

Functional Skills Level 2

The other type of functional skills Maths level 2 practice test is called a subject knowledge assessment. This tells you which topics you need to work on, and what areas to focus on. You can access the free subject knowledge assessment via the button below.

Functional Skills Subject Knowledge Assessment


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