Hot Summer Test

A Maths Starter of The Day

The Hot Summer Test

Summer 

It is very hot during the summer, so hot that your brain could stop working!

Show that your brain is working well right now by writing out the 35 times table.

How far can you get in five minutes?

1 x 35 = 35
2 x 35 = 70
. . .

CURRENT TEMPERATURE

35o!

Try this activity again when you are feeling hot. Can you get as far in five minutes?

 


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    Answers

    1 x 35 = 35
    2 x 35 = 70
    3 x 35 = 105
    4 x 35 = 140
    5 x 35 = 175
    6 x 35 = 210
    7 x 35 = 245
    8 x 35 = 280
    9 x 35 = 315
    10 x 35 = 350
    11 x 35 = 385
    12 x 35 = 420
    13 x 35 = 455
    14 x 35 = 490
    15 x 35 = 525
    16 x 35 = 560
    17 x 35 = 595
    18 x 35 = 630
    19 x 35 = 665
    20 x 35 = 700
    21 x 35 = 735
    22 x 35 = 770
    23 x 35 = 805
    24 x 35 = 840
    25 x 35 = 875
    26 x 35 = 910
    27 x 35 = 945
    28 x 35 = 980
    29 x 35 = 1015
    30 x 35 = 1050
    31 x 35 = 1085
    32 x 35 = 1120
    33 x 35 = 1155
    34 x 35 = 1190
    35 x 35 = 1225
    36 x 35 = 1260
    37 x 35 = 1295
    38 x 35 = 1330
    39 x 35 = 1365
    40 x 35 = 1400
    41 x 35 = 1435
    42 x 35 = 1470
    43 x 35 = 1505
    44 x 35 = 1540
    45 x 35 = 1575
    46 x 35 = 1610
    47 x 35 = 1645
    48 x 35 = 1680
    49 x 35 = 1715
    50 x 35 = 1750

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