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Broad Topics > Measures and Mensuration > Length/distance

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Flight Path

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use simple trigonometry to calculate the distance along the flight path from London to Sydney.

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Swimmers

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

Swimmers in opposite directions cross at 20m and at 30m from each end of a swimming pool. How long is the pool ?

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Pentagonal

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Can you prove that the sum of the distances of any point inside a square from its sides is always equal (half the perimeter)? Can you prove it to be true for a rectangle or a hexagon?

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Scientific Measurement

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Practice your skills of measurement and estimation using this interactive measurement tool based around fascinating images from biology.

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The Dodecahedron Explained

Stage: 5

What is the shortest distance through the middle of a dodecahedron between the centres of two opposite faces?

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Alternative Record Book

Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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Speed-time Problems at the Olympics

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to race against Usain Bolt?

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A Question of Scale

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

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?

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A Scale for the Solar System

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

The Earth is further from the Sun than Venus, but how much further? Twice as far? Ten times?

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Where Am I?

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

From the information you are asked to work out where the picture was taken. Is there too much information? How accurate can your answer be?

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Graphical Interpretation

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This set of resources for teachers offers interactive environments to support work on graphical interpretation at Key Stage 4.

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Uniform Units

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Can you choose your units so that a cube has the same numerical value for it volume, surface area and total edge length?

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Four on the Road

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

Four vehicles travel along a road one afternoon. Can you make sense of the graphs showing their motion?

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On the Road

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

Four vehicles travelled on a road with constant velocities. The car overtook the scooter at 12 o'clock, then met the bike at 14.00 and the motorcycle at 16.00. The motorcycle met the scooter at. . . .