Ribbons

In this lesson, we will investigate a problem of measurement which involves a given total length of ribbon that is made up of two different colour strips of different lengths and quantities. Here we model how one could calculate how many of each colour strip have been used.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Meg uses 2p coins (as well as 20p, 10p and 5p coins) to total £0.85. What is the largest number of coins she could use to make the total?

1/3

Q2.Meg uses 2p coins (as well as 20p, 10p and 5p coins) to total £0.85. What is the smallest number of coins she could use to make the total?

2/3

Q3.Meg makes £0.85 using 17 coins. If she used 20p, 10p, 5p and 2p coins, how many 5ps did she use?

3/3

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Meg uses 2p coins (as well as 20p, 10p and 5p coins) to total £0.85. What is the largest number of coins she could use to make the total?

1/3

Q2.Meg uses 2p coins (as well as 20p, 10p and 5p coins) to total £0.85. What is the smallest number of coins she could use to make the total?

2/3

Q3.Meg makes £0.85 using 17 coins. If she used 20p, 10p, 5p and 2p coins, how many 5ps did she use?

3/3

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Quiz:

Ribbons

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys one of each colour. What is the total length of the ribbons bought?

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Q2.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys one green, two blue and three red. What is the total length of the ribbons bought?

2/3

Q3.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys four ribbons. The total length is 4 m. Which ribbons did he buy?

3/3

Quiz:

Ribbons

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys one of each colour. What is the total length of the ribbons bought?

1/3

Q2.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys one green, two blue and three red. What is the total length of the ribbons bought?

2/3

Q3.Tim buys some ribbons. Green measure 80 cm, blue measure 1.4 m and red measure 90 cm. He buys four ribbons. The total length is 4 m. Which ribbons did he buy?

3/3

Lesson summary: Ribbons

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