Predictive Survey

A short survey to be completed before learning some interesting facts related to probability.

When a major US TV news programme took an interest in an item on Transum Mathematics we were motivated to collect some more data to support their feature. Please answer the questions below to find out exactly what all the excitement was about.

Think of a number greater than 1:
Multiply your number by nine:
Repeatedly add the digits of your answer together until you get a single digit number:
Subtract five from your last answer:
If A=1, B=2, C=3 etc what letter is represented by the number above?
Think of a country beginning with that letter:
Think of an animal beginning with the second letter of that country:
What is the colour of that animal?

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