Pens cost 13p each,
Pencils cost 7p each.
Miquel spent 40p altogether.
How many pens and pencils did he buy?
Dishes cost £1.23 each,
Plates cost £1.27 each.
Colin spent £7.46 on dishes and plates.
How many of each did he buy?
Topics: Starter  Arithmetic
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Sandwiches cost £1.09 each,
Drinks cost £1.77 each.
Cody spent £46.44 on sandwiches and drinks.
How many of each did he buy?
[Assume that they bought at least one of each of the items above.]
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A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  
1  Sandwiches  
2  Drinks  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 
3  1  £2.86  £3.95  £5.04  £6.13  £7.22  £8.31  £9.40  £10.49  £11.58  £12.67 
4  2  £4.63  £5.72  £6.81  £7.90  £8.99  £10.08  £11.17  £12.26  £13.35  £14.44 
5  3  £6.40  £7.49  £8.58  £9.67  £10.76  £11.85  £12.94  £14.03  £15.12  £16.21 
6  4  £8.17  £9.26  £10.35  £11.44  £12.53  £13.62  £14.71  £15.80  £16.89  £17.98 
7  5  £9.94  £11.03  £12.12  £13.21  £14.30  £15.39  £16.48  £17.57  £18.66  £19.75 
8  6  £11.71  £12.80  £13.89  £14.98  £16.07  £17.16  £18.25  £19.34  £20.43  £21.52 
9  7  £13.48  £14.57  £15.66  £16.75  £17.84  £18.93  £20.02  £21.11  £22.20  £23.29 
10  8  £15.25  £16.34  £17.43  £18.52  £19.61  £20.70  £21.79  £22.88  £23.97  £25.06 
11  9  £17.02  £18.11  £19.20  £20.29  £21.38  £22.47  £23.56  £24.65  £25.74  £26.83 
12  10  £18.79  £19.88  £20.97  £22.06  £23.15  £24.24  £25.33  £26.42  £27.51  £28.60 