Author Archives: Italy

Maths paths in the garden (hedgehog)

  In a vegetable garden (close to our school) the farmer puts 6 zucchini files; in each row there are 4 plants. How many?   The farmer puts 10 rows of salad, in each row 4. How many will they be?                            …

Maths paths in the kitchen

  In our canteen  butterflies fly ….butterflies with “ragù alla bolognese”. If for each dish the cook puts 35 “butterflies”  and the dishes are 24, how many “butterflies”  will be?  For 100 dishes? If there are 100 “butterflies” ready to be eaten … how many in 3 dishes?  If  3 of them  fly away? Even…