### 2+2+2=?

**Teacher:**If I give you two rabbits and two rabbits and another two rabbits, how many rabbits do you have?

**Paddy:**Seven!

**Teacher:**No, listen carefully again. If I give you two rabbits and two rabbits and another two rabbits, how many rabbits do you have?

**Paddy:**Seven!

**Teacher:**Let's try this another way. If I give you two apples and two apples and another two apples, how many apples do you have?

**Paddy:**Six.

**Teacher:**Good. Now if I give you two rabbits and two rabbits and another two rabbits, how many rabbits do you have?

**Paddy:**Seven!

**Teacher:**How on earth do you work out that three lots of two rabbits is seven?

**Paddy:**I already have one rabbit at home now!

## 0 Comments:

Post a Comment

<< Home