Find the exact difference between the largest ball and the smallest
ball on the Hepta Tree and then use this to work out the MAGIC
Would you rather: Have 10% of £5 or 75% of 80p? Be given 60% of 2 pizzas or 26% of 5 pizzas?
Charlie thinks that a six comes up less often than the other
numbers on the dice. Have a look at the results of the test his
class did to see if he was right.
In my local town there are
three supermarkets: Gary's Groceries, Fiona's Foods and Paul's
This week they have each
got a special deal on some products.
At Gary's Groceries, they
are selling items at discount prices.
At Fiona's Foods, you can
buy items which have a certain amount free.
At Paul's Provisions, there
are some "buy one get one free" deals.
Have a look:
If you shopped at Gary's
Groceries, how much would you actually pay for each item? So how
much money have you saved on each?
Here is your shopping
If you bought all the items
in one shop, where would be the cheapest?
If you could buy the items
from different shops, how would you do it to spend the least amount
Apart from the cost, can
you think of any other advantages or disadvantages with buying
these items at just one shop?
You have got
£10.70 to spend on a party meal for you and nine
friends. Here's your shopping list:
How can you do this so that
you don't go over your budget?
How many different ways are
Which shop offers best
value for money on each item?
What sorts of things do you
need to take into account to answer this?
Is the "buy one get one
free" deal at Paul's Provisions the same as if they had 50%