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Bang's Theorem

If all the faces of a tetrahedron have the same perimeter then show that they are all congruent.

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Rudolff's Problem

A group of 20 people pay a total of £20 to see an exhibition. The admission price is £3 for men, £2 for women and 50p for children. How many men, women and children are there in the group?

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Our Ages

I am exactly n times my daughter's age. In m years I shall be exactly (n-1) times her age. In m2 years I shall be exactly (n-2) times her age. After that I shall never again be an exact multiple of her age. Ages, n and m are all whole numbers. How old am I? Now suppose there is some wishful thinking in the above assertion and I have to admit to being older, and indeed that I will be an exact multiple of her age in m3 years. How old does this make me?

Are You Kidding

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

If the altitude of an isosceles triangle is 8 units and the perimeter of the triangle is 32 units....

What is the area of the triangle?


What other heights and perimeters less than or equal to 100 will give you a whole number area?