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Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level
Work out what each part of the problem tells you, and write it down.
What can you work out from what you know? Write down any new information that you deduce.
Can you think of any clear ways of representing the information?
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.