Place the numbers 1 to 6 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.

Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.

Can you replace the letters with numbers? Is there only one solution in each case?

A game for 2 people. Take turns placing a counter on the star. You win when you have completed a line of 3 in your colour.

Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire rods?

Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?

Is it possible to place 2 counters on the 3 by 3 grid so that there is an even number of counters in every row and every column? How about if you have 3 counters or 4 counters or....?

In the multiplication calculation, some of the digits have been replaced by letters and others by asterisks. Can you reconstruct the original multiplication?

In a square in which the houses are evenly spaced, numbers 3 and 10 are opposite each other. What is the smallest and what is the largest possible number of houses in the square?

In this problem it is not the squares that jump, you do the jumping! The idea is to go round the track in as few jumps as possible.

Try out the lottery that is played in a far-away land. What is the chance of winning?

The idea of this game is to add or subtract the two numbers on the dice and cover the result on the grid, trying to get a line of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Solve this Sudoku puzzle whose clues are in the form of sums of the numbers which should appear in diagonal opposite cells.

Use the interactivity to find all the different right-angled triangles you can make by just moving one corner of the starting triangle.

Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?

Hover your mouse over the counters to see which ones will be removed. Click to remover them. The winner is the last one to remove a counter. How you can make sure you win?

What do the digits in the number fifteen add up to? How many other numbers have digits with the same total but no zeros?

Place the numbers 1 to 8 in the circles so that no consecutive numbers are joined by a line.

What happens when you try and fit the triomino pieces into these two grids?

If you put three beads onto a tens/ones abacus you could make the numbers 3, 30, 12 or 21. What numbers can be made with six beads?

In how many ways could Mrs Beeswax put ten coins into her three puddings so that each pudding ended up with at least two coins?

There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

Can you find the chosen number from the grid using the clues?

This problem is based on a code using two different prime numbers less than 10. You'll need to multiply them together and shift the alphabet forwards by the result. Can you decipher the code?

I was in my car when I noticed a line of four cars on the lane next to me with number plates starting and ending with J, K, L and M. What order were they in?

Can you put the numbers from 1 to 15 on the circles so that no consecutive numbers lie anywhere along a continuous straight line?

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

What do the numbers shaded in blue on this hundred square have in common? What do you notice about the pink numbers? How about the shaded numbers in the other squares?

This multiplication uses each of the digits 0 - 9 once and once only. Using the information given, can you replace the stars in the calculation with figures?

Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?

Exactly 195 digits have been used to number the pages in a book. How many pages does the book have?

Try this matching game which will help you recognise different ways of saying the same time interval.

Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.

In this game for two players, you throw two dice and find the product. How many shapes can you draw on the grid which have that area or perimeter?

If you hang two weights on one side of this balance, in how many different ways can you hang three weights on the other side for it to be balanced?

In this matching game, you have to decide how long different events take.

What two-digit numbers can you make with these two dice? What can't you make?

What is the smallest number of coins needed to make up 12 dollars and 83 cents?

An activity making various patterns with 2 x 1 rectangular tiles.

A magician took a suit of thirteen cards and held them in his hand face down. Every card he revealed had the same value as the one he had just finished spelling. How did this work?

Systematically explore the range of symmetric designs that can be created by shading parts of the motif below. Use normal square lattice paper to record your results.

The Vikings communicated in writing by making simple scratches on wood or stones called runes. Can you work out how their code works using the table of the alphabet?

Can you work out some different ways to balance this equation?

Use the clues to find out who's who in the family, to fill in the family tree and to find out which of the family members are mathematicians and which are not.

Can you put plus signs in so this is true? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 = 99 How many ways can you do it?

Can you help the children find the two triangles which have the lengths of two sides numerically equal to their areas?