Is there a best way to stack cans? What do different supermarkets
do? How high can you safely stack the cans?
There are to be 6 homes built on a new development site. They could
be semi-detached, detached or terraced houses. How many different
combinations of these can you find?
Investigate the number of faces you can see when you arrange three cubes in different ways.
Jordan, Harry, Stan and Julia from Dennington
Primary School have been experimenting with this problem. All of
them found this arrangement of the seven sticks:
Harry, Stan and Julia found
Harry and Julia both managed to
arrange the sticks to form these two sets of triangles:
Stan was the only one to find
You have all been very
imaginative - well done. I wonder whether you can find any