2017 Advent Calendar: Day 23

Day 23

“A child will be born to us. God will give a son to us. His name will be… Prince of Peace.”

Isaiah 9:6

Task (remember you can post your solution in the comments below):

A family has a pigs in blankets eating contest. Using the clues below, can you work out how many pigs in blankets each child eats?

  1. David eats three ninths of the number that Alba eats.
  2. John eats one seventh of the number that Maria eats.
  3. Maria eats the most pigs in blankets.
  4. Alba eats 12 pigs in blankets.
  5. The difference between the number that Maria and Alba eat is 2.


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