Saturday, 22 February 2014

Maths challenge.

WALT: Add.

What is the value of your name? A=$1 N=$14 A=$1,$1+$14+$1=$16

What word is worth $100? There is squares S=$19 Q=$17 U=$21 A=$1 R=$18 E=$5 S=$19 19$+$17+$21+$1+$18+$5+$19=$100
It took me a long time to figure this out and these are some of the ones I tried first, Kotahitanga, Jupiter, Guitars, Triangles' reading and many others. 

What is the most expensive country you can find? Kazakhstan K=$11 A=$1 Z=$26 A=$1 K=$11 H=$8 S=$19 T=$20 A=$1 N=$14 $11+$1+$26+$1+$11+$8+$19+$20+$1+$14=$113

What is the least expensive country you can find? Fiji F=$6 I=$9 G=$7 I=$9 $6+$9+$7+9= $31 

1 comment:

  1. You showed great determination in finding that $100 word!!! I was very impressed with your ability to add all those numbers in your head as we walked to school!!