# Assumption 1 Clues

Question 1

How many tickets did Mr Charlie buy?

How much money did he spend altogether?

If he bought all his tickets online, how much would it cost?

Which is cheaper – buying tickets online or buying tickets at the zoo? How much cheaper?

Question 2

How many days were there?

How much money did Lisa spend altogether?

If she bought all red bean buns, how much would she have spent?

Which is cheaper – a kaya bun or a red bean bun? How much cheaper?

Question 3

What is the total volume of lemonade that Halim bought?

If he bought only big packets of lemonade, what volume of lemonade would he have?

Which has more lemonade – a big packet or a small packet of lemonade? How much more lemonade?

Question 4

How many school days were there?

What is the total amount of money that Verasamy gave to his son?

If Verasamy’s son did not have to stay back on any of the days, how much money would the son have received?

When would Verasamy’s son get more money – on a day that he has to stay back, or on a day that he doesn’t have to stay back? How much more money?

# Assumption 2 Clues

Question 1

How long did they take to shovel soil?

How much soil did they shovel into the tank?

If only Mickey shoveled soil every minute, how much soil would he have shoveled?

Who shovels more soil – Mickey or Donald? How much more?

Question 2

How many days were there?

How many hours did Dennis have?

If Dennis completed his homework every day, how many hours would he have?

Compare a day when Dennis completes his homework and a day when Dennis does not complete his homework. What is the difference in the number of hours added?

Question 3

How many days were there?

How many nuts did the squirrel have?

If every day was sunny, how many nuts would the squirrel have?

Compare a sunny day and a rainy day. What is the difference in the number of nuts added?

Question 4

How many seconds passed?

How far did the ant progress?

If the ant pushed every second, how far would it have progressed?

Compare a second where the ant pushes and when the ant stops. What is the difference in the distance moved?

# Remainder Problem Clues

Question 1

How many letters are in the word REMAINDER?

What is the first letter?

What is the last letter?

Can you divide 78 by 9? If not, what is the remainder?

Question 2

How many days are there in a week?

Which days does she run?

Which days does she swim?

Can you divide 100 by 7? If not, what is the remainder?

Question 3

How many animals are there in the Chinese zodiac?

Which year are you starting from? Which animal would be in that year?

Which would be the last animal in the sequence?

Question 4

Which row is similar to Row 1?

Which row is similar to Row 3?

Can you “connect” Row 1 and Row 2 together?

If they are connected, how many numbers would be in the sequence?

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