You may also like

Sweet Shop

Five children went into the sweet shop after school. There were choco bars, chews, mini eggs and lollypops, all costing under 50p. Suggest a way in which Nathan could spend all his money.

Not a Polite Question

When asked how old she was, the teacher replied: My age in years is not prime but odd and when reversed and added to my age you have a perfect square...

Whole Numbers Only

Can you work out how many of each kind of pencil this student bought?

Children at Large

Age 11 to 14
Challenge Level

There are four children in a family, two girls, Kate and Sally, and two boys, Tom and Ben.

Tom is $2$ years older than Ben.

The combined ages of the two boys is equal to the combined ages of the two girls.

Kate is twice as old as Sally.

A year ago Tom was twice as old as Sally was then.

How old are the children?