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'Believe to Achieve'


Number Sense

Maths Mysteries


To solve problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication and division


In today's lesson you will need to become detectives and solve the clues to end the Maths mystery!


Have a look at the example problem before attempting your own.









We were able to work out the person who melted the ice cream by focusing on the clues and the information we were given about each suspect. We know that the culprit is male, wears a baseball cap, ate a burger, is 12 years old and has size 10 feet. By process of elimination this must be Quinn McQueen.