# Problem of the Week for April 28th to May 2nd

Apr 27, 2024 | SW Calgary

Mathnasium of SW Calgary - Problem of the Week!

Be sure to enter at the start of your next session at the Math Learning Centre.

Problem of the Week for Grades 3 and 4: Elizabeth makes 20 cupcakes. What are 3 different ways she can group the cup¬cakes evenly?

Problem of the Week for Grades 5 and 6: Double–chocolate brownies cost \$2.25 and strawberry tarts cost \$4.85. Find the cost of 6 double–chocolate brownies and 6 strawberry tarts.

Problem of the Week for Grades 7 and 8: If you bake 2 layers of cake in circular cake tins that are 24 centimetres across and 5 centimetres deep, what volume of cake will you have?

Problem of the Week for Grades 9 and above: A smoothie with 1 scoop of power boost powder costs \$4.85. A smoothie with 3 scoops of power boost powder costs \$5.55. Write an equation to find "y",the cost of a smoothie, in terms of "x",the number of scoops of power boost powder.

LAST WEEK WINNERS OF PROBLEM OF THE WEEK:

Grades 3 and 4: A very good week of participation for the problem presented at this grade level! Liam K. solved the problem and was the first correct ballot to be drawn. Well done Liam, now come and choose a Fabulous \$10 Gift Card of your choice. Amy, Eliza, Noura, Lilac, Mary, Zayd and Callum also read the question carefully and provided the correct solution to the problem and they will each receive "extra punches" on their Reward Card. Well done everyone!! Everyone try again this week! Come on, give your brain a workout!

Grades 5 and 6: Our Mathletes at this grade level had no problem solving the problem posed this past week. Talia correctly solved the problem and was the first correct solution to be drawn and she wins a Wonderful \$10 Gift Card of his choice. Wll done Talia! Also solving the problem was Thea, Jayden, William, Landon, Jessie, Noura and Inaya. Everyone be sure to devote time this week to solving the problem!! Become a Mathnasium Mathlete!

Grades 7 and 8: A struggle this past week to find a correct solution to the problem posed. Lucas managed to solve the problem and was the only correct ballot to be submitted. Fantastic work Lucas, now come and choose a Terrific \$10 Gift Card of your choice. Everyone try again this week.Mathnasium – Home of the Power Math Workout!

Grades 9 and above: Finally a Winner!! Malek solved the problem and he wins an Awesome \$10 Gift Card of his choice. Great work Malek!! Everyone work on the problem again this week!! Show what you can do Mathlete!