552 young people are going on a day trip. Each bus will take up to 41 people. How many buses are needed?

Today Sassy spent £24 and yesterday she spent £46.
What is the difference between 24 and 46?

24 dancers raise £65 each at a sponsored dance. How much money was raised all together?

If Sissy weighs 103 pounds,
Sassy weighs 104 pounds and Elvis weighs 108 pounds; What is their combined weight?

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