Pictograms: seed dispersal

4 - Further Challenges

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Further Challenges

  • Have a go at the fabulous Tomato and the Bean┬áinvestigation on the NRICH website, which will encourage you to identify number patterns.
  • We have learnt that a dandelion flower head holds between 100 and 200 seeds. Look at the photograph below. What might the minimum number of seeds shown in the photograph be? What might the maximum number of seeds shown in the photograph be?

Related Clip

The different ways seeds can be dispersed.

Credit: BBC Two – Science Clips