21st April 2000 at 01:00
AGE 8-10 Flash Harry

In April Flash Harry bought a horse for pound;100.

In May he sold it for pound;200.

In June he was sorry he sold it. So he bought it back for pound;300.

In July he got tired of it. So he sold it for pound;400.

Overall, did Flash Harry make or lose money?

How much did he make or lose?

* AGE 5-7 Crossroads

You need 5 paper plates and 15 dried beans.

Put the 5 plates in a cross.

Use all 15 beans. P> Put a different number of beans on each plate.

Make each line of the cross add up to 10.

Do it again.Make each line add up to 8.


* Flash Harry

Flash Harry's bank balance: April - pound;100; May + pound;100; June - pound;200; July + pound;200 Harry made pound;200 overall.

* Crossroads

Each line adds up to 10, for example: 4 2, 5, 3 1

Each line adds up to 8, for example: 5 3, 1, 4 2

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