An investigation involving adding and subtracting sets of consecutive numbers. Lots to find out, lots to explore.
Place the 16 different combinations of cup/saucer in this 4 by 4 arrangement so that no row or column contains more than one cup or saucer of the same colour.
EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.
We had some lovely ideas sent in. It
would have been good to be there when they were created and to know
how you got your solutions. Here are just a few. I was interested
in both Alexander's and George's good desciptions in words to say
what they created.
and George wrote;
Ewan, Fraser, Jenny Lee and Ayan had a
good idea of only counting the faces you could see, so they sent in
Kristy and Amy used the computer and
Zain sent in two ideas, one of which
Finally Lily and Alex sent
Well done everyone! I'm sure that many more of
you who did not send in solutions came up with some interesting
ideas and if your class/group did not have a go try it now!