How far have these students walked by the time the teacher's car
reaches them after their bus broke down?
Use the interactivity to move Mr Pearson and his dog. Can you move
him so that the graph shows a curve?
It is great that so many of you really enjoyed
this problem, particularly the pupils of Canon Palmer Catholic
We have had an entertaining time reading
your stories. Some of you made the problem more interesting by
moving both the sheep and the man, and looking at relative
Our favourites are shown
When the man and the sheep keep the same
distance between them, are they walking in straight lines, or could
the man be walking in circles?
Well done to Neha who has made up a nice story
to accompany graph two, which illustrates the man moving away from
the sheep at a steady speed.
Thank you to Vipanjeet, who gives a scenario
for graph three. Here a man walks away from a sheep at a steady
speed, and then returns.