Archive | September, 2012

Attention all Math Sprinters!

27 Sep

As promised, the worked solutions for Word Problems (Q5 and Q6) can be found here: Questions 5 & 6

Attention all Math Sprinters!

25 Sep

As promised, the worked solutions for Word Problems (Q3 and Q4) on 24-Sep 2012 can be found here: Questions 3 & 4

Question from Yan Jun

15 Sep

Q.   At a kiosk, there are a total of 15 unicycles and bicycles.  Each unicycle has 1 wheel.  There are a total of 24 wheels.  How many fewer unicycles than bicycles are there?

Please click the following link for the suggested solution: Question from Yan Jun

Questions from Jodie

6 Sep

1. James kept $600 of his salary for himself and gives 18% of his salary to his mother.  The rest of his salary is given to his father.  His father receives 70% of the total amount James give away.  How much is James’ salary?

 

2. Ellen gets $4 more than Federico each week.  They each spend $11 per week on transport and saves the rest.  After a few weeks, Ellen managed to save $65 and Federico only managed to save $45.  How much allowance money does Ellen get each week?

 

Please click the following link for suggested solutions: Questions from Jodie

A million thanks on a day specially dedicated to teachers…

5 Sep

Teacher’s Day is here and we would like to thank our students for writing Thank You notes to us!