In a league of 5 football teams which play in a round robin
tournament show that it is possible for all five teams to be league
Three dice are placed in a row. Find a way to turn each one so that the three numbers on top of the dice total the same as the three numbers on the front of the dice. Can you find all the ways to do this?
Liam's house has a staircase with 12 steps. He can go down the steps one at a time or two at time. In how many different ways can Liam go down the 12 steps?
Alexander, from Wilson's School, was the only one to submit a solution this time round! Here's what he thought of our graphs:
The first diagram portrays a lot of information:
This shows that the team got less than a fifth of their shots in so they have to practise shooting, especially from the right side.
The second diagram also shows me a lot:
In this final picture:
This means they need to work a bit on their shooting skills as they do not seem to score a lot of goals compared to the ones that they missed. This team should practise shooting towards the goal in a way that won't get blocked.
Fantastic work - thanks, Alexander!
An anonymous student on our blog made the comment:
The lines are misleading: they don't represent countries at all! They represent "1st place", "2nd place" etc. If the lines were countries the graph would be more useful.
What do you think?