# Year 4 – Maths challenge

Year 4 – Maths challenge!

This half terms challenge consists of word problems which require you to add, subtract and even divide 3 and 4 digit numbers.
Each challenge has it’s own price lists for the magical broomsticks.

BRONZE CHALLENGE

1) How much would it cost to buy both the Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2000?
2) What is the price difference between the Nimbus 2001 and the Nimbus 1000?
3) Harry has 1150 gold coins, how many more coins does he need so he can buy the Nimbus 2001?
4) The Oakshaft 79’s price range is in between 1247 coins and 1250 coins. How much might the Oakshaft 79 cost?

SILVER CHALLENGE

1) How much does it cost to buy the Nimbus 1000, Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2001?
2) How much change would Mrs Weasley receive from 1400 gold coins if she buys the Nimbus 2001?
3) What is the price difference between the Nimbus 1000 and the Nimbus 2001?
4) How much change would Hagrid receive from 3125 gold coins, when he buys the Nimbus 2000 and the Nimbus 2001?
5) The Oakshaft 79 costs more than the Nimbus 2001 and the Nimbus 1000 together, but costs less than 1936 coins. How much might the Oakshaft 79 cost?

GOLD CHALLENGE

1) How much does it cost to by the first, second and fourth Nimbus broomsticks?
2) How much change will Neville receive from 3401 coins,  when he buys the Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2001?
3) Malfoy had 4209 coins, he wants to by three broomsticks, including the Nimbus 2001, which other two brooms can he afford?
4) Mrs Weasley buys 3 lots of Oakshaft 79’s costing her 6072 gold coins altogether. What was the cost of one Oakshaft 79?

## 55 thoughts on “Year 4 – Maths challenge”

1. Amelia Mathews

Bronze challenge:
1)How much would it cost to buy the ‘Nimbus 1500’ and The ‘Nimbus 2000’?
Prices:
Nimbus 1500: 1129
Nimbus 2000: 104
1129+104=1133

2)1243-172=1071
The difference is 1071

3)Harry needs 97 more gold coins

4)The oakshaft 79’s price is 1248

• Sunnaf Hussain

Bronze
1. It equals 3500 nimbus
2.it equals 3001 nimbus
3.it equals 3002 nimbus
4.it equals 2490 nimbus

2. Humza Habib

Gold
1 4043
2.220 change
3.a nimbus 1500 and nimbus 2000.
4.1248

3. Zara Hussain

Bronze challenge
172+104 = 276
1243-172=1131
1150-1243=108

4. Hamzah Novsarka

BRONZE:
1.1129+105=1234
2.The price difference between nimbus 1000 and nimbus 2001 is 1031
3.Harry needs 93coins
4.The OakShaft79 Might cost 1247 1248 or 1249 or 1250

Bronze:
276
1071
it gonna cost £1248.50

6. Jessica Masih

Bronze Challenge

1)1129+172=1301
2)1243-172=1071
3)1243-1150=93
4)1,250

Silver Challenge

1) 4253
2)93
3)680
4)789

BRONZE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
1.172+104+1129=1405
2.1243-172=1071
3.57=1150=1207
4.1247 and 1250=1248

8. Sean Dhanda

Bronze

1.1129+104=1233

2.1243-172=1071

3.1243-1150=93

4.He could have 1248 or 1249

Silver challenge
1) How much does it cost to buy the Nimbus 1000, Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus
2001?
627+385+1307=2319
Altogether they will cost 2319 gold coins.
2) How much change would Mrs Weasley receive from 1400 gold coins if she buys the Nimbus 2001?
1400-1307=93
Mrs Weasley will get 93 gold coins change.
3) What is the price difference between the Nimbus 1000 and the Nimbus 2001?
2001-1000=1001
The price difference is 1001 gold coins.
4) How much change would Hagrid receive from 3125 gold coins, when he buys the Nimbus 2000 and the Nimbus 2001?
1307+1029=2336
3125-2336=789
Hagrid will get 789 gold coins change.
5) The Oakshaft 79 costs more than the Nimbus 2001 and the Nimbus 1000 together, but costs less than 1936 coins. How much might the Oakshaft 79 cost?
The Oakshaft 79 costs 1934 gold coins.

Gold:

1) How much does it cost to by the first, second and fourth Nimbus broomsticks?
1032+1204+2017=4253
It will cost 4253 gold coins to buy them.
2) How much change will Neville receive from 3401 coins, when he buys the Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2001?
1204+2017=3221
3221-3401=180
Neville will get 180 gold coins change.
3) Malfoy had 4209 coins, he wants to by three broomsticks, including the Nimbus 2001, which other two brooms can he afford?
The other two broomsticks that he can buy are Nimbus 2000 and Nimbus 1000.
4) Mrs Weasley buys 3 lots of Oakshaft 79’s costing her 6072 gold coins altogether. What was the cost of one Oakshaft 79?
6072 ➗3=2024
The Oakshaft 79 will cost 2024 gold coins.

10. Qasim Jamshed

Bronze:

1.How much would it coast to buy both the nimbus 1500 and nimbus 2000?

1129+104=1233 It is 1233

2.what is the price difference between the nimbus 2001 and the nimbus 1000?

1243-172=1071

3.93

4.1249 or 1250

Silver:

1.2319

2.93

3.680

4.789

5.1915

11. Ayaan Pazir

Gold:
3.Malfoy can afford nimbus 2001 nimbus 1000 and 2000.He will have 68 gold coin change.
4.One oak shaft 79 costs 2024.

12. Elena Burete

Bronze
1. 104+1129=1233 gold coins
2.1243-172=1071 gold coins
3.1243-1150=93 gold coins

Silver
1. nimbus 1000-627 gold coins ,nimbus 1500-385 gold coins and nimbus 2oo1- 1307 gold coins.
627+385=1012 gold coins
1307+1012=2319 gold coins altogether

2. 1400-1307=93 change

3. 1307-627=680 the difference

4. 1307+1029=2336
3125+2336=789
5.1032+2017=3049 gold coins
3049-1936=1113 gold coins

13. Safa Hussain

Bronze:

1. 1129 + 104 = 1233
2. 1243 – 172 = 1071
3. 1243 – 1150 = 93
4. Either 1248 or 1249 because both of them are between 1247 and 1250.

Silver:

1. 627 + 385 = 1012
1012 + 1307 = 2319

2. 1400 – 1307 = 93
3. 1307 – 627 = 680
4. 3125 – 1029 = 2096
2096 – 1307 = 789
5. 1307 + 627 = 1934

Gold:

1. 1032 + 1204 = 2236
2236 + 2017 = 4253
2. 3401 – 1204 = 2197
2197 – 2017 = 180
3. 4209 – 2017 = 2192
1032 + 1092 = 2124
The 3 they can afford altogether are the Nimbus 1000,
Nimbus 2000 and Nimbus 2001.
4. 6072 ÷ 3 = 2024.

Bronze challenge:

How much would it cost to buy both the nimbus 1500 and the nimbus 2000?
1129+104=1233

What is the price difference between the nimbus 2001 and the nimbus 1000?
1243-172=1071

Harry has 1150 gold coins how many more does he need to buy the nimbus 2001?
1243-1150=93
Harry needs 93 gold coins to buy the nimbus 2001.

The oakshaft 79’s price range is in between 1247 coins and 1250 coins.How much might the oakshaft 79 cost?

1247 1248 1249 1250

The oakshaft 79 might cost 1248 or 1249 gold coins because those two numbers are in between 1247 and 1250.

Bronze:

1.To buy nimbus 1500 and nimbus 2000 it will cost 1233 gold coins.
1129+104=1233.
2.The price difference is 1071 gold coins.
1243-172=1071
3.Harry needs 93 more gold coins to get nimbus 2001.
12343-1150=93
4.The oak shaft 79 could cost 1248 and 1249 because they are the only numbers of prices between 1247 and 1250 gold coins.

Silver:

1.The nimbus 2001, nimbus 1500 and nimbus 1000 cost 2319 gold coins together.
1307+627+385=2319
2.Mrs Weasley would get 93 gold coins for change if she bought the nimbus 2001 for 1400 gold coins.
1400-1307=93
3.The price difference is 680 gold coins between nimbus 1000 and nimbus 2001. 1307-627=680
4.Hagrid would receive 789 gold coins.
3125-1307-1029=789
5.The oak shaft could cost 1935 gold coins.

Gold:

1. It will cost 4253 gold coins.
2017+1204+1032=4253
2.She will receive 90 gold coins for change.

3.Malfoy can afford nimbus 2001, nimbus 1000 and nimbus 2000 for 4141 gold coins. 2017+1092+1032=4141
4.One oakshaft cost 2024 gold coins.
3/6072=2024.

15. Amelia Hajduk

16. Yahya Ahmed

BRONZE;
172+104=276
1129+1243=2732
SILVER;
627+385=1012
1029+1307=2336
GOLD;
1032+1204=2236
1092+2017=3109

17. Umar-Faruq Akinwale

Silver:🙂
1.627+385=1012
1012+1307=2319
2.1400-1307=1093
3. 1307-627=673
4.3125-1029=2193
5.1307+627=1914

Gold:😃
1.1032+1204=2236
2236+2017=4253
2.3401-1204=1297

18. Ayaan Pazir

Bronze
2.The deference between nimbus 2001 and 1000 is 1071 golden coins.
Silver
5.The oak shaft 79 should cost 1935 gold coins.
Gold
1.It would be 4253 gold coins to buy the nimbus 1000 1500 and 2001.
2.Neville would get 180 gold coin change.

19. Aliko Malaj

172+104=276
1129+1243=2372
silver
627+385=1012
1029+1307=2336
gold
1032+1204=2236
1092+2017=3109

20. Inaaya Haroon

Bronze

1. 1129-104= 1233
2. 1243-172= 1071
3. 1243-1150= 93
4. 1248 or 1249 because there is no other number in between.

21. Yosif Ibrahimi

Bronze:
1. 1500=104 / 2000=1129
1129
+ 104 1129+104=1233
_______
1 2 3 3
1

2.2001=1243/1000=172

The biggest number is 1243 because it has put in an th’s column to make the number bigger than a small number.

The smallest number is 172 because there are HTU in it but the difference between being part is the th’s are not in it sometimes because there was no other issue with bigger numbers!

3.1150+2001=3151

1150
+2001
_______
3 1 5 1

Okeshaft-79 cost.

4.1250+1247=2497

1250
+1247
_________
2 4 9 7

22. Mustafa Ghulam

bronze
1.To by the nimbus 1500 and nimbus 2000 it would cost 1233 gold coins
2.the difference between nimbus 2001 and 1000 is 1415 the working out.
3.he needs 2393 more gold coins to by nimbus 2001.
4.oakshaft74 might cost 1249

23. Humaira Khan

Bronze:
1.To buy nimbus 1500, and in, bus it costs 1233 gold coins.
3.Harry needs 93 more gold coins to get the nimbus 2001 789.
4.The oakshaft 79 should cost 1249 gold coins. 2359

Humaira khan

1133+104=1233
2000+1500=3500
1242-172=1071
1307-1129=1071
1243-1150=93

25. Amaan Dean

Bronze:
1.1233
2. 1071
3. 93
4. 1249

1133+104=1233
2000+1500=3500
1242-172=1071
1307-1129=1071

27. Humzah Farooq

2.93
3.680
4.789
5.1935

28. Ayaan Pazir

Bronze:
1.To buy both nimbus 1500 and in,bus 2000 it costs 1233 gold coins.

3.Harry needs 93 more gold coins to get the nimbus 2001 789
4.The oakshaft 79 should cost 1249 gold coins.
2319
Silver
1.Buying the nimbus 1000 1500 and 2001 would be 2319 gold coins.
2. If Mr Weasly bought the nimbus 2001 with 1400 coins he would get 93 gold coin change.
3.680 is the difference between nimbus 2001 and 1000
4.If Harris bout his it he would have 780 change.

• Omar Abujebbeh

Bronze:
To buy both nimbus 104 and 1133 is 1237
Written in a sum
104+1133=1237

The difference between 1307 and 1129 is 1071
Written in a sum
1307-1129=1071

You need 93 more nimbus to make nimbus 2001.

29. Umar-Faruq Akinwale

Bronze:
1.104+1133=1233
2.1243+172= 1415
3.1243+1150=2393
4. 1248.55

30. Farhan Hussain

Bronze:
1233
1071
9312
1249

31. Omar Abujebbeh

Bronze:

How much would cost you to buy nimbus and 2000?

104+1129= 1133

32. Gerry Khangura

1243 gold coins are more than 1129,
more than 172 and 104 because that is the lowest number in a hundred

The Bronze;
1)1243+104=1347.
2)1243-172=1071.
3)1243-1150=0093.
4)I think it is 1248 & 1248.

34. Farhaan Khan

Bronze:

1233
1071
93
1249
Silver:

1931

35. Leona Donal

Bronze
1) 1129+104
2) 1243-172=1071
3)1243-1150=93
4) it might be 1248 or 1249

Silver
1)627+385+1307=2319
2)1400-1307=93

Bronze
1.1301
2.243
3.93
4.1249
Silver
1.2319
2.993
3.680
4.789
4.

37. Ayub Ahmed

Bronze
200+200=300
10+8=80
7+7=14
300+300=400
500-500=0
45-45=0
1000+1000=2000

70+10=70
60+10=60

38. Jeremi Janik

Gold

The first second and fourth nimbus costs 4253 gold coins.
Neville will get 3221 change.

39. Zahrah Mahmood

Bronze challenge:
1233
1071
9312
1249

40. Umaiyah Ahmed

Bronze:
1. 1129+104=1233
2. 1243-172=1071
3. 1243-1150=93
4. 1248 or 1249 gold coins

Silver:
1. 627+385+1307=2319
It costs 2319 gold coins
2. 1400-1307=93
3.he will able to buy the nimbus 1000,the nimbus 2000 and the nimbus 2001
4. One oak shaft costs 1323 🌟

41. Humza Habib

Bronze
1)1233
2)1071
3)93 coins
4)1248
Silver
1)2309
2)93 coins
3) 1078

42. Anora Ninyishu

bronze

silver
1991

43. Maria Iqbal

Bronze:
1.2000+1500= 3500
2.1001

• Maria Iqbal

I mean 2. 1071
3.851
4.1248,1249 it could cost.
Silver:
1.It costs to by Nimbus1000 for 629 gold coins.
It costs to by a Nimbus 1500 for 385 gold coins.
It costs to by a Nimbus 2001 for 1307 gold coins.
2. 93
3.680
Gold:
1.First one costs 1032
The 2nd costs 1204
The 4th one costs 2017. Altogether it costs 4253.
2. 5697
3. If he buys Numbus 2001, 1000 and 1500 he will get 68 change back.
4. 2024

44. Humzah Farooq

Bronze
1233
1071
93
1249
Silver
1931

45. Mariam Issa

Bronze challenge,
1/1129+104=1233 gold coins altogether
2/1243_172=1071
3/1243-1150=93
4/The oakshaft 79 price range between1247 coins and 1250 coins
1248 or 1249 gold coins it will be 1248 or 1249 gold coins.
Silver challenge
1/627+385+1307=2319
2/1400-1307=93
3/1307-627=680
4/1307+1029=2336,3125-2336=789
5/The oakshaft 79 costs more than the nimbus 2001 and the Nimbus 1000 together but costs less than 1936 coins
Oakshaft costs 1307+627=1934
Gold challenge,
1/1032 for the Nimbus
1204for another nimbus
1092for another
So the sums are,
1032+1204+1092+1307=4635
2/3401+1204+1092=5697
3/well she can buy a Nimbus for 1500 and Nimbus 1000
4/just 1 will equal 2024😀

46. Farhaan Khan

Gold:
1.1032 for the nimbus,
1204 for two nimbuses,
1092 for another one,

And 1307 for another…
1032+1204+1092+1307=4635
2. 3401+1204+1092=5697
3.She could also buy nimbus 1500 and nimbus 1000.
4.1 will equal 20

• Omar Abujebbeh

Bronze:

1500+2000= 3500 gold coins
The difference between 2001 and 1000 is …

47. Mediha Shaheen

silver

2) How much change would Mrs Weasley receive from 1400 gold coins if she buys the Nimbus 2001?
She would receive back 93 coins.

3) What is the price difference between the Nimbus 1000 and the Nimbus 2001?
The difference is 680.

GOLD CHALLENGE

1) How much does it cost to by the first, second and fourth Nimbus broomsticks?
1032+1204+2017=4253
It would cost 4253 golden coins.

2) How much change will Neville receive from 3401 coins, when he buys the Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2001?
1204+2017=3221

3) Malfoy had 4209 coins, he wants to by three broomsticks, including the Nimbus 2001, which other two brooms can he afford?
He can afford the nimbus 2000 and the nimbus 79.

48. Abdulwahab Elmesalati

Gold:
1.1032 for the nimbus
1204 for another nimbus
1092 for another
And 1307 for another
1032+1204+1092+1307=4635
2.3401+1204+1092=5697
3.she can also buy nimbus 1500 and nimbus 1000
4.just 1 will equal 2024

49. Mediha Shaheen

BRONZE CHALLENGE
1) How much would it cost to buy both the Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2000?
1129+104=1233 It would cost 1233 coins.

2) What is the price difference between the Nimbus 2001 and the Nimbus 1000?
1243-172=1071 The difference is 1071.

3) Harry has 1150 gold coins, how many more coins does he need so he can buy the Nimbus 2001?
1243-1150=93 He needs 93 more coins.

4) The Oakshaft 79’s price range is in between 1247 coins and 1250 coins. How much might the Oakshaft 79 cost?
He could have 1248 or 1249.

SILVER CHALLENGE

1) How much does it cost to buy the Nimbus 1000, Nimbus 1500 and the Nimbus 2001?
1307+627+385=2319 It costs 2319 coins.