Pens cost 11p each,
Pencils cost 8p each.
Aiden spent 60p altogether.
How many pens and pencils did he buy?
Dishes cost £1.54 each,
Plates cost £1.02 each.
Isaac spent £6.66 on dishes and plates.
How many of each did he buy?
Topics: Starter  Arithmetic
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Sandwiches cost £1.62 each,
Drinks cost £1.08 each.
Jason spent £61.56 on sandwiches and drinks.
How many of each did he buy?
[Assume that they bought at least one of each of the items above.]
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A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  
1  Sandwiches  
2  Drinks  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 
3  1  £2.70  £4.32  £5.94  £7.56  £9.18  £10.80  £12.42  £14.04  £15.66  £17.28 
4  2  £3.78  £5.40  £7.02  £8.64  £10.26  £11.88  £13.50  £15.12  £16.74  £18.36 
5  3  £4.86  £6.48  £8.10  £9.72  £11.34  £12.96  £14.58  £16.20  £17.82  £19.44 
6  4  £5.94  £7.56  £9.18  £10.80  £12.42  £14.04  £15.66  £17.28  £18.90  £20.52 
7  5  £7.02  £8.64  £10.26  £11.88  £13.50  £15.12  £16.74  £18.36  £19.98  £21.60 
8  6  £8.10  £9.72  £11.34  £12.96  £14.58  £16.20  £17.82  £19.44  £21.06  £22.68 
9  7  £9.18  £10.80  £12.42  £14.04  £15.66  £17.28  £18.90  £20.52  £22.14  £23.76 
10  8  £10.26  £11.88  £13.50  £15.12  £16.74  £18.36  £19.98  £21.60  £23.22  £24.84 
11  9  £11.34  £12.96  £14.58  £16.20  £17.82  £19.44  £21.06  £22.68  £24.30  £25.92 
12  10  £12.42  £14.04  £15.66  £17.28  £18.90  £20.52  £22.14  £23.76  £25.38  £27.00 