Monseigneur Money Spider & Frankie The Cranky Bank Manager

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spider-2.jpg The Multi – Millionaire Quiz

Circle the word “multi” in these phrases and give an example in a sentence where the word might be used.

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Multiplied ________________________________________________________________________________Multi Multi – national

________________________________________________________________________________ Multiply

________________________________________________________________________________ Multi – function

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Multi – talented

________________________________________________________________________________ Multiplication

________________________________________________________________________________ Multiple

________________________________________________________________________________ Multitude

________________________________________________________________________________Multi Multi – science

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Multiplicity ________________________________________________________________________________

Multipartite

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Multitude

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Multiplier

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No wonder that Frankie the Bank Manager was cranky, he had lost a million pounds in the bank somewhere. Can you help put the “bank”  

back into these words ?

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________ note

 

________ manager

 

river ________

 

grassy ________

 

________ reserve

 

Federal ________

 

________ deposit

 

________ withdrawal

 

________ rupt

 

________ ruptcy

 

________ er

 

data ________

 

________ cheque

 

________ rate

 

break the ________

 

blood ________

 

________ book

 

________ roll

 

________ holiday

 

________ ing

 

left ________

 

Jodrell ________

 

savings ________

 

sperm ________

 

co – operative ________

 

commercial ________

 

________ robber

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Robert The Robber’s Biggest Ever Bank Robbery

spider-2.jpg 1/ Robert the Robber stole ten bags of £5 notes. But he dropped 8%. How much was left ?

spider-2.jpg 2/ Robert the Robber shared the 15 bags of £10 notes between three thieves in a ratio of 2: 3 : 5. Each bag contained 100 £10 notes. How much did each person get ?

spider-2.jpg 3/ Frankie the Bank Manager couldn’t add up. He wanted to calculate what he had in his cash till : 150 x £50 notes, 250 x £10 notes, 350 x £5 notes, 450 bags of silver worth £5 each and 200 bags of copper pennies worth £2 each. How much did he have in total in cash ?

spider-2.jpg 4/ Robert the Robber stole 18 % of this … how much is that in total ?

spider-2.jpg 5/ There were twenty – four banks in the town where Robert the Robber lived. He had robbed two – thirds of them. How many hadn’t he robbed ?

spider-2.jpg 6/ Frankie the Bank Manager arrived at work half an hour before the bank opened at 9 a.m. His bus journey took 45 minutes. To get to the bus – stop took a further 15 minutes. What time did he leave the house ? 

spider-2.jpg 7/ Frankie the Bank Manager wrote a cheque every 20 minutes. The bank opened from 9 – 5 p.m. , Monday to Friday. In one week, how many cheques did Frankie the Bank Manager write ?

spider-2.jpg 8/ Twelve of the bank’s customers deposited £15, 25 deposited £127, 8 deposited £10 and 150 other customers deposited £5. Robert the Robber stole 15% of this. How much of the cash was left ?

spider-2.jpg 9/ Robert the Robber could run at a rate of 1 km / 5 minutes. He lived 4.7 km away from the bank. How long did it take to run home after the bank robbery ?

spider-2.jpg 10/ At the scene of the crime, Robert the Robber jumped into a get – away vehicle, which drove to his hide out on other side of town. If the car drove at a speed of 78 km / hour and the journey took 40 minutes – what distance was that ? 

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Robert The Robber’s Safe Box

a ________ place

 

a ________ driver

 

a ________ box

 

________ ty

 

________ guard

 

_________ ty belt

 

________ ty catch

 

________ ty chain

 

________ ty fuse

 

________ ty net

 

________ ty pin

 

________ ty valve

 

________ ty lamp

Classroom Activity “Broke”

Cut up the words of the headlines of a newspaper and get students to piece them together again.

© Jacqueline Richards 2007

Answers : bank note ; bank manager ; river bank ; grassy bank ; bank reserve ; Federal bank ; bank deposit ; bank withdrawal ; bankrupt ; bankruptcy ; banker ; data bank ; bank cheque ; bank rate break the bank ; blood bank ; bank book ; bank roll ; bank holiday ; banking ; left bank ; Jodrell Bank ; savings bank ; sperm bank ; co – operative bank ; commercial bank ; bank robberAnswers : a safe place ; a safe driver ; a safe box ; safety ; safeguard ; safety belt ; safety catch ; safety chain ; safety fuse ; safety net ; safety pin ; safety valve ; safety lamp

Answers :

1/ (10 x 5) – (10 x 5 / 100 x 8) = 500 – 45 = 455

2/ One part = 100 x 10 x 15 / 10 = 1, 500 = 3, 000 : 4, 500 : 7, 500

3/ (150 x 50) + (250 x 10) + (350 x 5) + (450 x 5) + (200 x 2) = 7 , 500 + 2, 500 + 1, 750 + 2, 250 + 400 = £14, 400

4/ 14 400

5/ 100 x 18 = 2, / 24 – (24 / 3 x 2) = 8

6/ 9 -1 = 8 a.m.

7/ 3 x 8 x 5 x 7 = 840

8/ (12 x 15) + (25 x 127) + (8 x 10) + (150 x 5) = 180 + 3175 + 80 + 750 = 4185 – 4185 / 100 x 15 = 4185 – 627.75 = £ 3, 557. 25

9/ 4.7 x 5 = 23.5 minutes

10/ Work out speed per minute – 78 / 60 = 1. 3 km x 40 = 52 km

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