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.
120 readers completed a questionnaire for Shopper magazine. 102 said they shopped regularly at a supermarket; 50 said they regularly used local shops. 32 readers said they regularly shopped both at the supermarket and in local shops. How many readers used neither supermarkets nor local shops?
in the gym
Last week 200 people visited the Fit for Life gym. 130 people went swimming in the indoor pool and 65 people used the rowing machine. 15 people went swimming and used the rowing machine. How many people didn’t go for a swim and didn’t use the rowing machine either?
watch the box
75 men were asked which sports they watched on TV. 50 men said they watched football, 30 men said they watched rugby – and 10 men said they watched neither football nor rugby. How many men said they watched both football and rugby?