Ben has five coins in his pocket. How much money might he have?
Lolla bought a balloon at the circus. She gave the clown six coins
to pay for it. What could Lolla have paid for the balloon?
There were chews for 2p, mini eggs for 3p, Chocko bars for 5p and
lollypops for 7p in the sweet shop. What could each of the children
buy with their money?
Jessica and Mark from Langwathby C of E School
in Penrith, Cumbria sent us this solution:
You can buy the cat, dinosaur and rock. We chose an
item and worked out whether we could make that amount by using the
Which coins do you need for these three items?
Perhaps you can tell us.