My friends and I love pizza. Can you help us share these pizzas
On my calculator I divided one whole number by another whole number and got the answer 3.125. If the numbers are both under 50, what are they?
Grandma found her pie balanced on the scale with two weights and a
quarter of a pie. So how heavy was each pie?
Several very well reasoned solutions came in for this problem about Andy's marbles. Katherine from Treffos, North Wales, pupils from Wigginton Primary and Stephen from Frisby School all went about the problem in a similar way. Stephen said:
Michael from King Henry VIII found a different method for solving the problem:
These are both very clear solutions, well done. Working from the end of a problem can be a useful way of tackling it - something to remember!