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
Before looking at some solutions that came in
we would like to say that we were very pleased with the
explanations that came in with many of the solutions - exactly what
we would hope to encourage.
Francesca and Alex sent in the first correct
solution and they come from Red Hill Field Primary School and so
does Sam who sent in another correct solution a week later.
Francesca and Alex wrote:
We had many good replies from Bradon
Forest School and here's Samuel's correct solution with some good
explanations as to how he went about it.
Rees, who also came from Bradon Forest sent in
a Powerpoint presentation and here's his slide for field 1
We had 71 replies come in about this problem,
They came from far afield - Qatar, Dublin, North Carolina,
Australia, New York, Wisconsin and New Zealand as well as the U.K.
The problem caused some deep thinking and just 16 replies had the