**Maths puzzles to keep your brain going!**

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**Maths puzzles to keep your brain going!**

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**Too much maths**

How many times can you spell maths in the diagram on the right?

The rules are simple - start at any M and travelin any direction to adjacent letters to spell **MATHS**.

It is possible to spell maths more than once from each of the Ms.

**Sue's zoo**

How many pets has Sue got if all except two are dogs, all except two are cats and all except two are hamsters?

**Poundless**

Recently, I needed exactly £2.00 to pay for my bus fare.

There was no change given on the bus.

Although I had over £2.00 in my purse, I could not pay for the bus fare exactly. What is the largest amount of money (in coins) I could have had in my purse?

**For hints for pupils, visit ****www.mathsbookshop.co.uk**

Solutions will also be there later...

Have fun!!!