# Search by Topic

#### Resources tagged with biology similar to Twizzles Venture Forth:

Filter by: Content type:
Stage:
Challenge level:

### There are 21 results

Broad Topics > Applications > biology

### A Question of Scale

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Use your skill and knowledge to place various scientific lengths in order of size. Can you judge the length of objects with sizes ranging from 1 Angstrom to 1 million km with no wrong attempts?

### Approximately Certain

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

Estimate these curious quantities sufficiently accurately that you can rank them in order of size

### Core Scientific Mathematics

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

This is the area of the advanced stemNRICH site devoted to the core applied mathematics underlying the sciences.

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Which units would you choose best to fit these situations?

### The Genes of Gilgamesh

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Can you work out the parentage of the ancient hero Gilgamesh?

### Bigger or Smaller?

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

When you change the units, do the numbers get bigger or smaller?

### Chemnrich

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

chemNRICH is the area of the stemNRICH site devoted to the mathematics underlying the study of chemistry, designed to help develop the mathematics required to get the most from your study. . . .

### Robot Camera

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Could nanotechnology be used to see if an artery is blocked? Or is this just science fiction?

### Ratios and Dilutions

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Scientists often require solutions which are diluted to a particular concentration. In this problem, you can explore the mathematics of simple dilutions

### Alternative Record Book

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

In which Olympic event does a human travel fastest? Decide which events to include in your Alternative Record Book.

### Bionrich

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

bioNRICH is the area of the stemNRICH site devoted to the mathematics underlying the study of the biological sciences, designed to help develop the mathematics required to get the most from your. . . .

### Packing 3D Shapes

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

What 3D shapes occur in nature. How efficiently can you pack these shapes together?

### Exact Dilutions

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Which exact dilution ratios can you make using only 2 dilutions?

### Dilution Series Calculator

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Which dilutions can you make using 10ml pipettes and 100ml measuring cylinders?

### Mixed up Mixture

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Can you fill in the mixed up numbers in this dilution calculation?

### Conversion Sorter

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Can you break down this conversion process into logical steps?

### Investigating the Dilution Series

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?

### Epidemic Modelling

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

Use the computer to model an epidemic. Try out public health policies to control the spread of the epidemic, to minimise the number of sick days and deaths.