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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to solve number problems and practical problems that involve other recently learnt mathematical skills".

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- Numbasics A daily workout strengthening your ability to do the basic mathematical operations efficiently.
- If Then What? Deduce multiplication and division results from a related calculation.
- Quick Can you multiply a number by 1001 in your head? This exercise provides practice in this and other similar challenges.
- Six Discrimination The six button has dropped off! How could these calculations be done using this calculator?
- Tools In how many different ways can the numbers be arranged to give the same totals?
- Perfect Magic Square Arrange the sixteen numbers on the four by four grid so that groups of four numbers in a pattern add up to the same total.

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