Exploring Wild & Wonderful Number Patterns

EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.

I'm Eight

Find a great variety of ways of asking questions which make 8.

Sending Cards

This challenge asks you to investigate the total number of cards that would be sent if four children send one to all three others. How many would be sent if there were five children? Six?

Lemons and Oranges

Stage: 2 Challenge Level:

(If you are working with metric measures go here )

On the table there is a pile of oranges and lemons that weighs exactly two and a half pounds.

The oranges all weigh $4$ oz. The lemons are also all the same weight, which is less than $\frac{3}{4}$ of the weight of an orange.

There are twice as many lemons as oranges in the pile.

How many lemons are there and how much does each one weigh?