To teach students the power of compound interest and risk taking.
How high can you build a tower? This game costs £50 to play.
Heights and winning:
- 25 cm tower = 50% (for first go, winning = £25 plus initial £50 stake)
- 35 cm tower = 70% (for first go, winning = £35 plus initial £50 stake)
- 50+ cm tower = 100% (for first go, winning = £50 plus initial £50 stake)
Did you win on your first go? Now the bigger decision – risk it all for an even bigger winning or take the money and run!