Maths Makes Sense Fact of the Week

Each week the children will be set a Maths Makes Sense Fact to learn. They will be asked by any member of staff what their fact is. We would love for you to help your children to learn their fact.


Two half cups make a whole cup

Two halfs make a whole

Polygons are 2D shapes where all the sides are straight

A number squared is a number multiplied by itself.

A square root is the number that has been multiplied. Eg 5 Squared is 25

345 divided by 10 = 34.5

345 divided by 100 = 3.45

345 divided by 1000 = 0.345

The sum of the exterior angles of a polygon is 360º

1/10 = 0.1 = 10%

One tenth is the same as zero point one which equals ten percent

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