Week 6 - Challenges for Year 4 and P5

Friday is challenge day on Bitesize Daily!

We've partnered with White Rose Maths to create a series of challenges to test your problem-solving skills. Each one gets a bit more difficult, so see how many you and your family can do together!

Let us know how you're getting on @bbcbitesize and @White Rose Maths with the hashtag #BitesizeChallenge.

Challenge 1

Sal has 20 beads.

She uses some beads to make these two necklaces.

How many beads does she have left?

Challenge 2

George is thinking of a 2 digit number.

What number is George thinking of?

Challenge 3

Two numbers, A and B, are marked on the number lines.

Find the sum of A and B.

Challenge 4

Max buys a shirt and a jacket.

The jacket costs £25 more than the shirt.

The total cost of the shirt and jacket is £87.

How much does each item cost?

Challenge 5

The mass of 1 cube and 4 cones is 110 g.

The mass of 1 cube and 2 cones is 72 g.

What is the mass of 1 cube?

As a rough guide of difficulty level:

  • Challenge 1 and 2 are suitable for ages 5 to 7.

  • Challenge 3 to 5 are suitable for ages 7 to 10.

We want everyone to get involved with challenge day, so work together to solve as many as you can and share your solutions!


Challenge 1 - 5 beads

Challenge 2 - 45

Challenge 3 - 482

Challenge 4 - Jacket £56 and Shirt £31

Challenge 5 - 34 g

There's more to learn

Have a look at these other resources around the BBC and the web.

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