Year 6 set about solving a World Cup maths task

Year 6 set about solving a World Cup maths  task

This week Year 6 have celebrated the World Cup with some football focused maths. Looking at maths based around a league table they have tackled such as explaining why when you total goal difference across a league table the answer will always be zero and trying to derive a general formula for calculating the number of teams in any knock out competition given the number of rounds (2n).

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