9 animals escaped from the zoo. Their keepers reported that all the animals been either okapis or meercats. People have said that there were 32 legs altogether. Can you help the keepers track down the animals by working out how many of each type of animal there were?
Mary has lots of bugs and spiders. She has so many she has a container for each species! One morning she found her tarantulas, lady birds and snails were all in one container! Mary counted 21 heads and 139 legs. Figure out how many of each were in the container?
Louis and Nick went to Louis’ shack. When they went bird watching, they saw wild Giacomos and turtles. Altogether there were 12 heads and 44 legs with the turtles and Giacomos. How many turtles and Giacomos are there?
key Giacomos= 2 legs
key turtles= 4 legs
In the jungle there are some axolotls, flamingos and spiders. There are 73 feet on the ground and 11 heads. How many of each animal are there?
Amy and Mia went to the zoo and they saw a tiger cage and a snail farm. They counted the feet they saw there were 35. Then they counted the heads they saw there were 15. How many of each animal did they count?