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 23 times table.

How far can you get in five minutes?

1 x 23 = 23
2 x 23 = 46
. . .

CURRENT TEMPERATURE

23o!

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

 


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    Answers

    1 x 23 = 23
    2 x 23 = 46
    3 x 23 = 69
    4 x 23 = 92
    5 x 23 = 115
    6 x 23 = 138
    7 x 23 = 161
    8 x 23 = 184
    9 x 23 = 207
    10 x 23 = 230
    11 x 23 = 253
    12 x 23 = 276
    13 x 23 = 299
    14 x 23 = 322
    15 x 23 = 345
    16 x 23 = 368
    17 x 23 = 391
    18 x 23 = 414
    19 x 23 = 437
    20 x 23 = 460
    21 x 23 = 483
    22 x 23 = 506
    23 x 23 = 529
    24 x 23 = 552
    25 x 23 = 575
    26 x 23 = 598
    27 x 23 = 621
    28 x 23 = 644
    29 x 23 = 667
    30 x 23 = 690
    31 x 23 = 713
    32 x 23 = 736
    33 x 23 = 759
    34 x 23 = 782
    35 x 23 = 805
    36 x 23 = 828
    37 x 23 = 851
    38 x 23 = 874
    39 x 23 = 897
    40 x 23 = 920
    41 x 23 = 943
    42 x 23 = 966
    43 x 23 = 989
    44 x 23 = 1012
    45 x 23 = 1035
    46 x 23 = 1058
    47 x 23 = 1081
    48 x 23 = 1104
    49 x 23 = 1127
    50 x 23 = 1150

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