Each week you're going to have some different tasks to do. Every day there will be a maths problem to solve too.
Day 1: Arithmetic
Days 2, 3 and 4: Maths skills
Day 5: A combination of skills
As a warm up today I'd like you to have a go at this two word problems.
There are 25 pupils in Form 5 at Sun Valley School. Each pupil learns either one or two languages, chosen from French and German. At present there are 15 pupils learning French and 12 pupils learning German. How many pupils learn both languages?
At the bank where John works there are 20 employees altogether. Last year 8 of them had holidays in the UK and 13 had holidays abroad; 4 of them had both UK and foreign holidays. How many employees had no holidays at all?