Problem of the Week (Oct 29-Nov 2)

Oct 28, 2018 | Country Hills

Grade 1-3:

Question: The Woodhouse family moves into a new apartment on the 7th floor of the Bramford building. The lobby is on the 1st floor. How many floors are in between the lobby and the Woodhouses’ apartment?

Grade 4-6:

Question: Minnie makes 3 pints (1 pint is equal to 2 cups) of chocolate mousse and divides it into 4 servings. How many cups of chocolate mousse are in each serving?

Grade 7-9:

Question: Rosemary and Guy play a game of Scrabble. If 448 points were scored in total and Rosemary lost by 16 points, then what was each player’s score?

Grade 10-12:

Question: A cylindrical frosted birthday cake fits perfectly inside a square-based box with a volume of 845 cm3. If the box is 5 cm tall, then what is the volume of the cake? Give your answer in terms of π.