Suppose there is a train with 24 carriages which are going to be put together to make up some new trains. Can you find all the ways that this can be done?
Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:
What could you do first?
What could happen next?
How will you remember what you've done?
You might find it useful to draw five circles on a piece of paper
to represent the lily pads and use two counters for the
The NRICH Project aims to enrich the mathematical experiences of all learners. To support this aim, members of the
NRICH team work in a wide range of capacities, including providing professional development for teachers wishing to
embed rich mathematical tasks into everyday classroom practice.