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Numeracy Contest
by +Angela Batsford-Mermans - Monday, 31 October 2016, 10:43 AM
Group KiHS Head Office


In term 2, we will be highlighting different areas in numeracy/literacy each week through a challenge. By answering the question, your name will get put into a draw to win a $20 gift card. Some will be trickier than others, but if they weren't a bit hard, then we wouldn't call it a challenge.

This week we will focus on equations.

Email me your answer (angelabatsford@knet.ca) and your name will be entered. The draw will happen Friday.

The cost, C, in dollars, of a pizza with n toppings is represented by the equation:

C = 2n + 5.

 

What would be the

a) base cost of the pizza

b) the cost per topping