In just a moment you will be asked to write down a times table.
You will need to write as fast as you know how
Get your pen ready.
Get your paper ready.
Get your brain ready.
1 x 3.5 =
2 x 3.5 =
3 x 3.5 =
Continue as far as possible before the time runs out:
Topics: Starter  Arithmetic  Number
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