How many ways can you find to put in operation signs (+ - x ÷) to make 100?
The Tower of Hanoi is an ancient mathematical challenge. Working on the building blocks may help you to explain the patterns you notice.
How many pairs of numbers can you find that add up to a multiple of 11? Do you notice anything interesting about your results?
If you are given the mean, median and mode of five positive whole numbers, can you find the numbers?
Use the differences to find the solution to this Sudoku.
A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?
Using your knowledge of the properties of numbers, can you fill all the squares on the board?
Find the frequency distribution for ordinary English, and use it to help you crack the code.
The clues for this Sudoku are the product of the numbers in adjacent squares.
A 2 by 3 rectangle contains 8 squares and a 3 by 4 rectangle contains 20 squares. What size rectangle(s) contain(s) exactly 100 squares? Can you find them all?
Is this a fair game? How many ways are there of creating a fair game by adding odd and even numbers?
Draw some isosceles triangles with an area of $9$cm$^2$ and a vertex at (20,20). If all the vertices must have whole number coordinates, how many is it possible to draw?
Find a cuboid (with edges of integer values) that has a surface area of exactly 100 square units. Is there more than one? Can you find them all?
In how many ways can you fit all three pieces together to make shapes with line symmetry?
How good are you at estimating angles?
Imagine you have an unlimited number of four types of triangle. How many different tetrahedra can you make?
Choose four different digits from 1-9 and put one in each box so that the resulting four two-digit numbers add to a total of 100.
Chris and Jo put two red and four blue ribbons in a box. They each pick a ribbon from the box without looking. Jo wins if the two ribbons are the same colour. Is the game fair?
Play the divisibility game to create numbers in which the first two digits make a number divisible by 2, the first three digits make a number divisible by 3...
Can you find six numbers to go in the Daisy from which you can make all the numbers from 1 to a number bigger than 25?
How many solutions can you find to this sum? Each of the different letters stands for a different number.
Can you use small coloured cubes to make a 3 by 3 by 3 cube so that each face of the bigger cube contains one of each colour?
Charlie and Abi put a counter on 42. They wondered if they could visit all the other numbers on their 1-100 board, moving the counter using just these two operations: x2 and -5. What do you think?
Some 4 digit numbers can be written as the product of a 3 digit number and a 2 digit number using the digits 1 to 9 each once and only once. The number 4396 can be written as just such a product. Can. . . .
Can you find ways to put numbers in the overlaps so the rings have equal totals?
What happens when you add a three digit number to its reverse?
By selecting digits for an addition grid, what targets can you make?
Can you do a little mathematical detective work to figure out which number has been wiped out?
Can you make sense of the three methods to work out the area of the kite in the square?
Here is a machine with four coloured lights. Can you develop a strategy to work out the rules controlling each light?
Here is a machine with four coloured lights. Can you make two lights switch on at once? Three lights? All four lights?
How many moves does it take to swap over some red and blue frogs? Do you have a method?