Circus towers: Square stacks

Work out how many acrobats are needed to form square-shaped human towers. How many in the base? How many acrobats altogether?

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Year level(s) Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6
Audience Student
Purpose Student task, Home practice tasks
Format Interactive
Keywords games

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Number, Algebra
Topics Multiplication and division, Patterns and algebra
AC: Mathematics content descriptions
ACMNA056 Recall multiplication facts of two, three, five and ten and related division facts
ACMNA074 Investigate number sequences involving multiples of 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9
ACMNA098 Identify and describe factors and multiples of whole numbers and use them to solve problems
ACMNA122 Identify and describe properties of prime, composite, square and triangular numbers
National numeracy learning progression Multiplicative strategies
Number patterns and algebraic thinking

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