Drag the pumpkins here that are wrong or false.
Drag the pumpkins here that are correct or true.
If d = 5, e = 6
and f = 7 then
ef − d = 37
A shape with eight sides is called a Octagon
is the same as 0.75
A shape with six sides is called a Hexagon
The angles in a triangle add up to 180°
If a = 2, b = 3
and c = 4 then
abc = 48
is the same as 0.25
Five times six
times seven is equal
The average of
12, 13 and 14
The square root
of 16 is 4
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