### Bat Wings

Three students had collected some data on the wingspan of some bats. Unfortunately, each student had lost one measurement. Can you find the missing information?

### Ice Cream Pie

Weekly Problem 12 - 2012
The pie chart shows the different types of ice creams that were sold last Saturday. How many chocolate ice creams were sold?

### Kate's Date

Weekly Problem 31 - 2012
When Kate ate a giant date, the average weight of the dates decreased. What was the weight of the date that Kate ate?

# What's the Weather Like?

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Secondary data is data that has already been collected so you do not have to collect it for yourself. Weather data is easily available and there are lots of interesting questions to explore, making comparisons over time and space.

Here is a spreadsheet containing weather data for Shawbury, Eastbourne and Nairn.

What questions or hypothesis can you come up with, that this data could help you to answer?

What analysis will you need to do to test your hypotheses?

Here are some aspects to consider:
You could compare data from the three different weather stations.
You could compare different months of the year, or different seasons.
You could look for trends over time - how has temperature or rainfall changed over the years?

Send us your reports with your hypothesis, data analysis and conclusions using the Submit a Solution link.

The spreadsheet contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v1.0, taken from the Met Office website.