Problem of the week

Problem of the week

30 November 2012



  1. There were three pieces of ribbon in the art box. One piece was 9 cm, the second piece was 16cm and the third piece was 4cm. How much ribbon was there altogether?


  1. The tailor was measuring pieces of material. He had a piece measuring 75cm, 54cm and 23 cm.  How much material did he have altogether?


  1. If it costs E1.25 for a metre of gold material. How much would 6 metres cost?




Bain trial as na ceisteanna seo. Go n-éirí an t-ádh leat!

Have a go at these questions. Good luck.

Don’t forget to show how you worked it out and out your name and class on your paper.