Solve it...!

Numeracy problems to solve for Key Stage 1, 2 and 3

 Key Stage 1     Solve it...!     Some Crosswords for you

Some crossword puzzles for you to solve. Write single numbers in the squares.

1.

 Across Down 1. 4 x 16 3. 80 - 5 6. 28 + 15 8. 80 2 2. 4 x 16 4. 18 + 36 5. 90 3 7. 14 + 19

Add up the digits in the squares.

2.

 Across Down 1. 14 x 2 2. 26 - 7 4. 93 3 7. 82 2 1. 14 x 2 3. 28 + 15 5. 56 4 6. 15 - 8

Subtract the total of the digit in the square from 60.

3.

 Across Down 1. 24 4 3. 22 x 4 5. 7 + 3 + 6 2. 4 x 12 4. 90 - 9 6. 20 + 40

Add up the digits in the squares.

4.

 Across Down 1. 80 - 57 5. 22 + 20 + 23 6. 2 x 4 2. 50 - 17 3. 8 2 4. 31 + 15

Subtract the total of the digits in the squares from 50.

 Key Stage 2 & 3    Solve it...!  Designer Shirt

Dee is a designer working on a tight budget - her latest design must sell for £13.95.
Costs
material: £3.93
Ordinary stitching: £1.97
Double stitching: £3.09
Cutting: £0.26
Chest logo: £1.34
Sleeve logo (left): £0.45
Sleeve logo (right): £0.68
Basic packaging: £0.25
Upmarket packaging: £0.98
Profit: £5.00

Look at the list of costs and decide what is essential for making and selling a shirt.

What is the total cost of these 'essentials' ?
How much of the £13.95 is left to spend on extras such as logos?
What extras would you add to the shirt, still keeping to the budget?
Write a short report giving reasons for your choices

Dee's designs are selling well. She decided that the price of each shirt could be increased to £15.95, and the profit increased to £6. What extras could she now include on the shirt?

These problems were sourced by North East Lincolnshire's Numeracy Team

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