Picturing Mathematics and Graph Sketching - September 2004, Stage 1&2

Problems

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Ladybird Count

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Some children were playing a game. Make a graph or picture to show how many ladybirds each child had.

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Hundred Square

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

A hundred square has been printed on both sides of a piece of paper. What is on the back of 100? 58? 23? 19?

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Tangram Tangle

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

If you split the square into these two pieces, it is possible to fit the pieces together again to make a new shape. How many new shapes can you make?

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You Never Get a Six

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Charlie thinks that a six comes up less often than the other numbers on the dice. Have a look at the results of the test his class did to see if he was right.

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How Big Are Classes 5, 6 and 7?

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Use the two sets of data to find out how many children there are in Classes 5, 6 and 7.