## Buying an egg

Digit Dog has bought a chocolate egg for 50p. He paid for it using silver coins. *Which coins do you think he used? Which coins did he definitely not use? Why?*

*How many different ways do you think he could pay? *Convince me that you have found all the different ways. Explain your thinking.

What is the least number of coins he could use? What is the most?

**What if…………..**

……..Digit Dog bought something for 50p, 75p, Ā£1……..any amount you like?

……..he could use any coins? How many ways to pay would there be then?

Make up some questions like this for your friends.