EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.
Find a great variety of ways of asking questions which make 8.
If you had any number of ordinary dice, what are the possible ways
of making their totals 6? What would the product of the dice be
Joel, Callum and Bethan from William Harding
School each sent in a solution to this problem. They all agreed
that the smallest blue numbers that make a complete chain are
2-4-8-16 and the largest blue numbers that will make a complete
chain are 5-25-50-100. (Although what is the largest number
possible in position one?)
Tiberiu wrote to us to say:
I wonder if you can explain why? Are there
some other numbers which can't appear?
The "Southville Sizzlers" at Southville
Primary School also worked hard on this problem. Well done to all