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Number Lines in Disguise

Age 7 to 14
Challenge Level
When you get stuck, here are some questions that you could use to help you get unstuck.
  • Can you find the value of any of the unmarked points on the line?
  • Can you find (approximately) where $0$ would be?
  • Do you have a strategy that works for Level 1? If so, could you adapt it for the higher levels?