Mount Pleasant Primary School

December 2nd

This week the pupils who receive their Maths lessons from Mrs Black and Mrs Wagstaff have received a paper copy of their homework, they have to measure objects on the page with a ruler, in centimetres.

Pupils receiving Maths lessons from Mrs Smith, please find your homework below. We have been learning to read a thermometer and we have been learning about temperature, please use that knowledge to answer the questions below !

1. The temperature is 3 degrees celsius and it rises by 5 degrees. What is the new temperature?
2. The temperature is 5 degrees and it drops by 1 degree, what is the new temperature?
3. If the temperature has risen by 10 degrees to 13 degrees celsius, what was the temperature?
4. It is 6 degrees celsius, the temperature rises by 4 degrees and then drops by 8 degrees, what  is the temperature?
5. If you have a thermometer in your house, keep a record of the temperature inside your house and outside your house on both Saturday and Sunday.
6. With your thermometer, put it into a glass of cold squash and read the thermometer. What emperature is it?
7. Put your thermometer into your bath water and read the temperature. What temperature is it? Challenge

Challenge
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