Saint Valentine's Day falls on February 14 each year. It is the traditional day on which lovers express their love for each other by sending Valentine's cards anonymously.
Four boys each sent a card to a different girl.
Pair up the boys and girls!
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Use a spreadsheet to create a table. Let the boys be represented by the rows and the girls by the columns.
Create a Valentine's Day puzzle of your own.
Have you tried the Love Maths puzzle? It is perfect for Valentine's Day.
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