You may also like

problem icon

Same Shapes

How can these shapes be cut in half to make two shapes the same shape and size? Can you find more than one way to do it?

problem icon

Fraction Card Game 1

Match the halves.

problem icon

Cuisenaire Environment

An environment which simulates working with Cuisenaire rods.

A Bowl of Fruit

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

Here is a bowl of fruit.


Half of the pieces of fruit in the bowl are apples. There are also $3$ oranges, $2$ pears and a banana.

How many apples are there in the bowl?

If, instead, one quarter were apples and one quarter were oranges and there were also $4$ bananas, $3$ pears and $3$ plums how many would be apples?


Click here for a poster of this problem.