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?
Stage: 2 Challenge Level:
There are twenty gifts stacked up into four
The first pile has 3 less than the second pile.
The second pile has two more than the third pile.
The fourth pile has twice as many as the second pile.
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NRICH team work in a wide range of capacities, including providing professional development for teachers wishing to
embed rich mathematical tasks into everyday classroom practice. More information on many of our other activities
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