### Exploring Wild & Wonderful Number Patterns

EWWNP means Exploring Wild and Wonderful Number Patterns Created by Yourself! Investigate what happens if we create number patterns using some simple rules.

### I'm Eight

Find a great variety of ways of asking questions which make 8.

### Dice and Spinner Numbers

If you had any number of ordinary dice, what are the possible ways of making their totals 6? What would the product of the dice be each time?

# Mystery Matrix

##### Stage: 2 Challenge Level:

Have a look at this table square or matrix:

Can you see how it has been constructed?
Why are some numbers in black and some in red?
Can you explain why the red $6$ is in that particular square?
Why is there a $45$ in the bottom right-hand corner?

You will notice that the numbers $2$ - $9$ are used to generate the matrix and only one of these numbers is used twice (the $2$).

Can you fill in the matrix (table square) below?

The numbers $2$ -$12$ were used to generate it with, again, just one number used twice.

You may like to try Missing Multipliers once you've had a go at this task.