Quite often, Primary 5 and 6 students find that 50 minutes for Mathematics Paper 1 is a rather short time to complete the paper comfortably. One of the common causes is that many of these students solve MCQs in the same ways that they would solve other word problems.
Given that only 1 in 4 options of an MCQ is the answer, there are time-saving shortcuts that students can employ to answer MCQs.