Royal wedding fever is upon us! Can you correctly answer these six wedding-themed maths and general knowledge questions?
Gretna Green, the ‘first village in Scotland’, has long been a popular wedding destination. The chart shows the number of marriages registered in Gretna Green (and the main town, Gretna) each year. Which of these is the best estimate of the current average number of marriages taking place in Gretna each day?
Here are some facts about the Royal Wedding:
Roughly how many weddings in England and Wales this year would you expect to share all of these characteristics?
The chart shows marriage rates in England and Wales over a 150-year period. Which of these statements is definitely true?
According to a 2017 survey by a wedding planning website, what is the average total cost of a wedding in the UK?
It’s a busy wedding season in the little village of Hitchtup. Five couples, all childhood friends, are getting married on successive Saturdays. Every couple is attending all of the weddings; and of course, every couple is buying a present for every other couple. How many presents will they buy altogether?
Spring weddings used to be most popular, until the rules on tax allowances changed in the 1960s. Nowadays a couple can get married on any day of the year, and summer weddings are most popular. What is the average number of weddings in England and Wales that take place on Christmas Day, December 25th?