SGC Maths Quest 1 Autumn 2018 SOLUTION

St George’s College, Weybridge invited children from Years 5 and 6 at all local schools to take part in the first instalment of the 2018-19 SGC Maths Quest series. 

Each Half Term, St George’s College provides a Maths problem for children from Years 5 and 6 to solve. All correct entries are displayed on the St George’s Weybridge website at www.stgeorgesweybridge.com

SGC Maths Quest 1: Autumn 2018 Solutions

Download the original Maths Quest here

SOLUTION

Here are the solutions to the latest Maths Quest:

The problem involved the use of prime and square numbers. It was crucial to remember that 1 is not a prime number but that it is a square number.

The correct dates/answers are as follows:

  • Prime / Square / Product of square and prime - 02/01/19
  • Product of square and prime / Square / Prime - 02/01/19
  • Square / Product of square and prime / Prime - 01/02/19
  • Product of square and prime / Prime / Square - 02/02/25
  • Prime / Product of square and prime / Square - 02/02/25

Thank you to all those children who sent in their answers and participated, here's who got the answers correct:

Samuel G (Bishopsgate School)

Talitha R (Bishopsgate School)

Emily K (Bishopsgate School)

James W (St George’s Junior School) 

Alexander W (from St James C of E) 

Congratulations to all our winners and don't forget to keep an eye out for our next Maths Quest which will be out just before Christmas!

15 November 2018

View all news

More College

  • We will remember them
    We will remember them
    11 November 2019

    Read more

  • Fabulous fireworks - a first for St George's thanks to our brilliant Parents' Association
    Fabulous fireworks - a first for St George's thanks to our brilliant Parents' Association
    6 November 2019

    Read more

  • 1500 children lined a route across Weybridge’ to mark school’s 150 anniversary
    1500 children lined a route across Weybridge’ to mark school’s 150 anniversary
    8 October 2019

    Read more