Arithmetics at primary school (Willem Van Cotthem)

Question 1 :

If 50.000 people travel to Capital X and spend 2.500 dollars on average to achieve peanuts, how many family gardens can one build knowing that each garden costs 150 dollars ?


Question 2 :


If every family getting a family garden consists of 5 members on average, how many people would profit of food security all year long ?


Correct answers can not be published to avoid criticism.

Author: Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.