That's Life - Sharing

This piece gives a chance to discuss "intersection" of events. Students can be asked if they think any couples share more than one of these articles. What is the highest percentage that could share underwear, pyjamas and toothbrush? What are some other possibilities? These could be shown in Venn diagrams, similar to those below.

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Newspaper article
Student Questions for this article
Index - Related articles
Index - Number
Main Index - Numeracy in the News