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23 + 54

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45 + 49

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127 − 73

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4 × 8

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45 ÷ 5

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80 × 60

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408 + 755

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9078 − 371

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Find the value of 162

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What number is eight tens more than five thousand?

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What number is five hundreds more than four million?

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Round two thousand, three hundred and thirty five to the nearest thousand

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50% of 86

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\( \frac13\) of 900

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\( \frac{1}{10}\) of 12

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What is the missing number?
☐ + 62 = 158

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What is the missing number?
☐ − 62 = 126

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What is the missing number?
☐ + 506 = 413

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What is the second largest factor of 52?

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What is the 14th multiple of seven?

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What is the next prime number after 31?

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How many degrees is the difference between 8° and −3° celsius?

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Which of the following numbers is largest?
9.9, 9.09, 9.99, 9.909

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Round the number 100.449 correct to the nearest whole number.

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Level 1 - Inspired by the number and operations curriculum statements for Year 5

Level 2 - Inspired by the number and operations curriculum statements for Year 6

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