Mr Numbervator presents a challenge involving the addition of money. The presenter shows a selection of toys, each with different values. He challenges the children to pick three items with a total value of £10.

This clip is from:
The Maths Channel, Money
First broadcast:
15 June 2007

Students could discuss possible combinations of objects that could be bought from the given selection to stay within the budget of £10. Students could also consider what they could buy with a greater or lesser budget. Could also be used to introduce the concept of budgeting. Students could prepare their own budget for things such as spending pocket money, Christmas shopping or feeding a family.