A garrison of 600 men has just enough bread ... but, with the news
that the enemy was planning an attack... How many ounces of bread a
day must each man in the garrison be allowed, to hold out 45 days
against the siege of the enemy?
A manager of a forestry company has to decide which trees to plant.
What strategy for planting and felling would you recommend to the
manager in order to maximise the profit?
If you would like a new CD you would probably go into a shop and buy one using coins or notes. (You might need to do a bit of saving first!) However, this way of paying for the things you want did not always exist. Find out more ...
Thank you for working out the money in our birthday present pot! We have had lots of suggestions from St Aldhelms School:
When you pay for things in shops you can give the money in lots of different ways, but in this case you had exactly 100 coins. Perhaps it is a little unexpected that there are all these different solutions. Are there any more?