Maths Challenge - October
The winners from last month’s challenge were Henry Y3, Emma Y6 and Dexter Y2. Well done all of you.
The Challenges for the forthcoming month are below:
Year 1 and 2
There are 4 bowling pins numbered 1, 2, 3 and 4. Find 2 different ways to knock the pins down to:
a. score exactly 5?
b. score exactly 6?
c. score exactly 7?
Year 3 and 4
Kieron has three cats. Each is a different weight.
The first and second weigh 7kg altogether.
The second and third weigh 8 kg altogether.
The first and third weigh 11 kg altogether.
What is the weight of each cat?
Year 5 and 6
Lisa went on holiday. In 5 days she made 80 sandcastles. Each day she made 4 fewer castles than the day before.
How many castles did she make each day?
Lisa went on making 4 fewer castles each day after the five days. How many castles did she make altogether?