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 these two word problems.
May 24th was the hottest day of the year so far in Central London. A survey of visitors to Hyde Park gave the following results:
wearing sunglasses alone 35%
wearing a hat but not sunglasses 15%
wearing sunglasses and a hat 15%
What was the percentage of visitors wearing neither sunglasses nor a hat?
in the news
Estimates show that 42% of adults read a daily newspaper and 68% of adults get their news from TV / radio. 15% of adults don’t read a newspaper and don’t follow the news on either TV or radio.
What percentage of adults read a newspaper and follow the news on TV or radio?
Now you've warmed those maths brains up, I'd like you to have a go at these maths arithmetic questions. If you need to, use the revision websites above to remind you of how to answer the questions.