Maths Tips for Parents and Home Activities Oct 2019

Maths Problems for the Weekend!

Encourage your KS2 children to have a go at these problems. Bring your solutions to Miss Wooldridge in Hazel Class on Tuesday at playtime and you could receive a Values Card!

Problem 1

There are 80 red and blue counters in total. There are 12 more red counters than blue. How many of each colour are there?

Problem 2

Jake has £6.30 in a money box. He only has 50p and 10p coins. For every 50p coin he puts in, he adds two 10p coins. How many of each coin does Jake have?