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# MightY Math

**for 6-8 year olds
**

Advancing Mathematician

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Lets Learn

MATHEMATICS

Kim Freeman

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We hope you enjoy these sample pages from the Mighty Math series.

The actual eBook is 110 pages and can be purchased from our website

www.mahobe.co.nz. It provides a structured, easy-to-follow series of fun

activities to stimulate and challenge the advancing mathematician. The full

book contains pages on shapes and patterns, graphs, ordinals and

counting, numbers and number sequences to 100, arithmetic, multiplication

tables, division, measurement and statistics.

**Mighty Math, Advancing Mathematician Book 4, Lets Learn Mathematics
**

Author, Kim Freeman

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Recognising Shapes.

A wedge is sliced out of a cake. The top of the wedge

is shaped similar to a ..................................................

**The top of this bench is shaped like
**

a ..................................................

The top of this stool is shaped like

a ..................................................

**The top of your bed is shaped like
**

a ..................................................

The sides of this picture frame are all

the same length. Therefore the shape of

the picture frame is a ..................................................

The front of this torch is shaped like

a ..................................................

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Counting to 20.

How many lines make up each shape?

....................

....................

....................

....................

....................

....................

12

....................

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Counting in 10’s.

Circle the groups of 10 then write the total number

of objects.

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Counting Up to Twenty.

Put a cross through the objects not needed to make

the given total.

Two vacuum cleaners.

Seven remote consoles.

Eight cameras.

Three mixers.

Twelve radio alarms.

Five irons.

Zero movie cameras

Sixteen electric fans.

Ten stereo radios.

Eleven toasters.

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Comparing Numbers.

**Write the number of objects in each set. Compare each set
**

and tick (U

) the sets that have the same number of items.

8

12 U

12 U

4

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Ordinal Numbers.

**Fill in the blanks below with 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th.
**

If the square is in 2nd position then the circle is ....................

If the triangle is in 1st position then the star is ....................,

and the rectangle is .....................

If the circle is in 4th position then the star is ....................

and the triangle is ....................

Fill in the blanks below with 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th or 6th.

1st

The sheep is .................... from the right.

The horse is .................... from the left.

The cow is .................... from the left and .................... from

the right.

The turkey is .................... from the right and .................... from

the left.

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In Order.

20 0 17 10

4 9 6 13 18

**Put the numbers in order,
**

then answer the questions.

**The biggest number is ............
**

The smallest number is ............

The odd numbers are ....................................

The even numbers are ....................................

Complete the patterns

-2

-2

-2

-2

-2

-2

-2

-2

20 18

+1

+1

+1

+1

+1

+1

+1

+1

10

-3

-3

-3

+3

+3

+3

11

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**Greater or Less Than.
**

In the circle put a greater than (>) or less than (<) sign.

(The sign always points towards the smaller number.)

2

<

3

**Put a circle through all the numbers less than 15.
**

Put a cross through all the numbers greater than 12.

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1 18 12 8 17 4 15 7 10

2

3

16 5 11 19 9 20 13 6

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Addition.

Draw 8 more. How many in total?

Draw 2 more. How many in total?

Draw 6 more. How many in total?

Draw 10 more. How many in total?

Draw 4 more. How many in total?

Draw 15 more. How many in total?

Draw 3 more. How many in total?

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............+8=...............

............+2=...............

............+6=...............

............+10=...............

............+4=...............

............+15=...............

............+3=...............

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Addition.

Draw more shapes to make 12.

6+............=12

8+............=12

10+............=12

5+............=12

Count the objects and complete the sums.

............+............=............

............+............=............

............+............=............

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Subtraction.

Cross out 4.

How many left? ............

............-4=...............

Cross out 2.

How many left? ............

............-2=...............

Cross out 9.

How many left? ............

............-9=...............

Cross out 12.

How many left? ............

............-12=...............

Cross out 8.

How many left? ............

............-8=...............

Cross out 1.

How many left? ............

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............-1=...............

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Arithmetic.

12+7=...............

7+12=...............

19-12=...............

19-7=...............

4+7=...............

7+4=...............

11-7=...............

11-4=...............

+ -

Use a

or

sign

Write the sum below each of the pictures..

...............

...............

.......

.......

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...............

...............

=

=

=

=

...............

...............

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Addition Combinations.

Draw a line between all the combinations that make 15.

2 10

8

14 13

6

4

7 13

9

5

11

1

3

**Draw more to make 20.
**

Write the addition statement for each.

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12+8=20

..............................

..............................

..............................

..............................

..............................

..............................

..............................

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**Adding and Subtracting.
**

Complete the table and work out what the number machines

are doing.

2 3 5

4

9 10

Number

Machine

What is the Number Machine above doing? ............................

3 4 6

2

7 9

Number

Machine

What is the Number Machine above doing? ............................

**How many times does the missile ping off the wall? ................
**

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**Write the Right Number.
**

Below are 6 jugs. Each jug holds 10 litres of water.

The number on the side of the jug represents the amount

of water left in the jug. How much water has been used

from each jug?

5

8

3

1

Complete the number line.

0 1 2

5

5+..............=10

6 8+..............=10

6+..............=10

3+..............=10

0 1+..............=10

0+..............=10

11

13

20

**Write the number that the flowers are growing on then
**

write the nearest even numbers.

number

nearest

even

numbers

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**Addition with Three Numbers.
**

Write an addition statement for each of the following.

........ + ........ + ........ = .............

........ + ........ + ........ = .............

........ + ........ + ........ = .............

Write down the totals of each set of cards.

total= 8

total=

total=

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total=

total=

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**Subtracting Two Numbers.
**

Write a subtraction statement for each of the following.

3 - ........

2 = .............

6

........11 - ........

........ - ........ - ........ = .............

........ - ........ - ........ = .............

........ - ........ - ........ = .............

........ - ........ - ........ = .............

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**Writing Numbers Greater Than 20.
**

Circle the groups of 10

Count how many

are left over.

tens

number of bananas =

leftovers

3 2

tens

leftovers

tens

leftovers

tens

leftovers

number of snails =

number of beetles =

number of mice =

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Numbers 0 to 100.

Draw a line between the number and the word.

50 90

30

20

60

70 40

80

fifty

twenty

sixty

forty

seventy

eighty

thirty

ninety

Spell the number words.

42

40+2

forty two

.......................................

.......................................

67

.......................................

53

.......................................

.......................................

31

.......................................

.......................................

85

54

.......................................

.......................................

.......................................

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Numbers 0 to 100.

Write the number being represented.

Show all the numbers on the number line below.

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=....................

=....................

=....................

=....................

=....................

=....................

35

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Numbers 0 to 100.

Write the number being represented.

Show all the numbers on the number line below.

=....................

=....................

=....................

=....................

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**Numbers and their positions.
**

Write the number indicated on the number line. Write the

numbers on either side of that number.

79 80 81

78 ............................

22

............................

46

34

............................

............................

........................................................

............................

55

........................................................

Circle the odd numbers.

98

7

1

54

............................

12

9

............................

27 66

25

4

1

2

3

73

80

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Numbers 0 to 100.

Use the number line to answer the addition and

subtraction sums.

+5

-3

52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66

52+3=..........

53+2=..........

57-2=..........

60-3=..........

55+4=..........

58+5=..........

61+4=..........

59-4=..........

56-1=..........

64-5=..........

**Complete the number line then answer the addition
**

and subtraction sums.

+3

-2

36 37 38 39

38+4=.......... 36+5=.......... 50-4=..........

40+5=.......... 39+4=.......... 47-2=..........

42+3=.......... 45-4=.......... 43-3=..........

48+2=.......... 47-3=.......... 41-5=..........

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**Multiplying by Drawing Groups of Objects.
**

Draw the correct number of objects in the boxes.

Write a multiplication statement for each.

Draw 4 triangles in each box.

Draw 2 sunshine figures in each box.

3H

4=...............

5H

2=...............

Draw 3 smiley faces in each box.

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6H

3=...............

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**Addition and Multiplication.
**

Write an addition and a multiplication sum for each situation.

Bottles of sun screen.

2+2+2=...............

3H

2=...............

Kites.

Light Bulbs.

2+2+2+2+2+2=...............

6H

2=...............

3+3+3+3+3=............... 5H

3=...............

Pens.

8+8=...............

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2H

8=...............

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Multiplication Tables.

Describe the number of objects in each row and column.

Write a multiplication statement for each.

3

3

9

3 = 9

**There are ............... rows of ...............
**

There are ............... in total.

3

............... ............... ...............

**There are ............... rows of ...............
**

There are ............... in total.

=

............... ............... ...............

**There are ............... rows of ...............
**

There are ............... in total.

=

............... ............... ...............

**There are ............... rows of ...............
**

There are ............... in total.

=

............... ............... ...............

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Multiplication Tables.

Learn the 2 times table by counting the groups of dots.

1H

2=.............

2H

2=.............

9H

2=.............

3H

2=.............

4H

2=.............

10H

2=.............

5H

2=.............

6H

2=.............

11H

2=.............

7H

2=.............

12H

2=.............

8H

2=.............

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Multiplication Tables.

**Write in the missing numbers.
**

1 bird ............. feet

2 birds ............. feet

3 birds ............. feet

4 birds ............. feet

5 birds ............. feet

6 birds ............. feet

7 birds ............. feet

8 birds ............. feet

9 birds ............. feet

10 birds ............. feet

11 birds ............. feet

12 birds ............. feet

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1H

2=.............

2H

2=.............

3H

2=.............

4H

2=.............

5H

2=.............

6H

2=.............

7H

2=.............

8H

2=.............

9H

2=.............

10H

2=.............

11H

2=.............

12H

2=.............

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Multiplication Tables.

Write in the missing numbers.

1H

2=

10H

2=

3H

2=

7H

2=

12H

2=

2H

2=

Below is the Times 2 Machine.

When you put a number in the

top it multiplies it by 2 then

sends the new number out the side.

**Complete the table.
**

OUT

IN

8

11

5

4

9

H

2

6

10

IN

OUT

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Multiplication Tables.

**Write in the missing numbers.
**

1 square ............. sides

2 squares ............. sides

3 squares ............. sides

4 squares ............. sides

5 squares ............. sides

6 squares ............. sides

7 squares ............. sides

8 squares ............. sides

9 squares ............. sides

10 squares ............. sides

11 squares ............. sides

12 squares ............. sides

98

1H

4=.............

2H

4=.............

3H

4=.............

4H

4=.............

5H

4=.............

6H

4=.............

7H

4=.............

8H

4=.............

9H

4=.............

10H

4=.............

11H

4=.............

12H

4=.............

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Multiplication Tables.

Write in the missing numbers.

12H

4=

3H

4=

8H

4=

11H

4=

2H

4=

5H

4=

6

4

10

7

1

H

4

40

9

Complete the table.

OUT

IN

**Below is the Times 4 Machine.
**

When you put a number in the

top it multiplies it by 4 then

sends the new number out the side.

IN

OUT

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Multiplication Tables.

**Write in the missing numbers.
**

1 hand ............. fingers

2 hands ............. fingers

3 hands ............. fingers

4 hands ............. fingers

5 hands ............. fingers

6 hands ............. fingers

7 hands ............. fingers

8 hands ............. fingers

9 hands ............. fingers

10 hands ............. fingers

11 hands ............. fingers

12 hands ............. fingers

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1H

5=.............

2H

5=.............

3H

5=.............

4H

5=.............

5H

5=.............

6H

5=.............

7H

5=.............

8H

5=.............

9H

5=.............

10H

5=.............

11H

5=.............

12H

5=.............

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Multiplication Practice.

Write in the missing numbers.

10+10+10 = 3H

............ = ............

7+7 = 2H

............ = ............

2+2+2+2 = ............H

............ = ............

5+5+5+5 = ............H

............ = ............

1+1+1 = ............H

............ = ............

**Fill in the boxes.
**

You will need to know the 1H

, 2H

, 3H

, 4H

, 5H

and 10H

tables.

=21 12H

=12

7H

=8

=15

4H

5H

=60 3H

6H

=12

8H

=40 10H

=10

2H

7H

=6

=70

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**Finding the Right Number.
**

How many apples are in each bag?

............... apples

............... apples

............... apples

Each of the plates below had 10 apples to begin with.

How many were eaten.

...............

...............

...............

Add more dots so that each card has 10 dots.

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MightY Math

ADVANCING MATHEMATICIAN for 6 - 8 year olds

**Book 1: Ready To Learn Mathematics
**

Covers shapes and patterns, graphs, ordinals and counting, adding and subtracting,

multiplication tables and division. This book reinforces the type of mathematics that

children will be studying at school.

**Book 2: Ready To Move On With Mathematics
**

Covers numbers to 100, number sequences, addition and subtraction and their

relationship to multiplication and division. By the end of this book children will be

confident with multiplication tables.

**Book 3: Ready to Advance With Mathematics
**

Covers number sequences, arithmetic, fractions, measurement and statistics. This

book not only reinforces the type of mathematics that children will be studying in

school but helps prepare them for the type of mathematics that they will face over the

next two years.

**The MIGHTY MATH series is a structured, easy-to-follow series of fun activities designed
**

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**Beginner Mathematician (for 4 - 6 year olds), look for the RED books.
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