Equally or fairly

 Make Maths Count

Maths Week Scotland

Mathematics is important in our everyday life, allowing us to make sense of the world around us and to manage our lives.

Three children go to pick apples from a tree. There are three boxes that they can use to stand on. How should the boxes be shared? Equally or fairly?

Senior students

Read over key statistics from Joseph Rowntree Foundation

https://www.jrf.org.uk/report/monitoring-poverty-and-social-exclusion-2016?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIkN70psif1gIVjMqyCh3xUAkmEAAYASAAEgKruPD_BwE

Is poverty a number? What’s the difference between absolute and relative poverty?  Is poverty in decline?

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