### Exploring Wild & Wonderful Number Patterns

EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.

### Sending Cards

This challenge asks you to investigate the total number of cards that would be sent if four children send one to all three others. How many would be sent if there were five children? Six?

### Dice and Spinner Numbers

If you had any number of ordinary dice, what are the possible ways of making their totals 6? What would the product of the dice be each time?

# A Conversation Piece

##### Stage: 2 Challenge Level:

Caroline from Tattingstone and Douglas from Burgoyne Middle School both began by listing the first ten prime numbers:

2,3,5,7,11,13,17,19,23,29.

They then proceeded in the same way:

6469693230/2=3234846615
3234846615/3=1078282205
1078282205/5=215656441
215656441/7=30808063
30808063/11=2800733
2800733/13=215441
215441/17=12673
12673/19=667
667/23=29
29/29=1

And the answer they arrived at was 1!

Clearly worked out - well done.