Problem Solving Competition
Win a signed copy of Simon Singh's "The Simpsons and their mathematical secrets"
Can you answer these simple questions?
Itmf zgynqd ue ftudfk fia ecgmdqp egnfdmof fiqxhq?
Fape flnkq xln rze ji xln tnkejukjzq zkzwzc vdnpmzq yx ijiezzc?
Wb gdv raarxyj pljqj rxqijaq wx rqzjxowxy daoja, ilrp brkdvq krpljkrpwzwrx irq fdax dx plwq orpj?
Each line needs to be decoded using a different code. Download the entire problem using the link below.
You must be in Years 7 to 11 to enter
You can access the problem here
You can access the answer sheet here
You need to submit the completed answer sheet; make sure it contains your name and school so we can contact you if you win
You only need the final answer for a chance to win
Entries must be received by 30th March 2018
If more than one correct entry is received then the winner will be drawn from a hat on the 2nd April
The winner will be notified in April via their teacher
Entries must be emailed to [email protected] to be received by 30th March 2018
Entrants must include their name and school
Entries can be submitted electronically from a teacher’s email account as long as it is clear which student has submitted each answer
Entries can be posted to: Problem Solving Competition, FMSP, Monckton House, White Horse Business Park, Trowbridge, BA14 0XG to arrive by 30th March 2018
Each student may only enter this competition once
Students must be in school years 7 to 11 when the entry is submitted