Woof is a big dog. Yap is a little dog. Emma has 16 dog biscuits to give to the two dogs. She gave Woof 4 more biscuits than Yap. How many biscuits did each dog get?

There were 22 legs creeping across the web. How many flies? How many spiders?

Claire thinks she has the most sports cards in her album. "I have 12 pages with 2 cards on each page", says Claire. Ross counts his cards. "No! I have 3 cards on each of my pages and there are. . . .

Put operations signs between the numbers 3 4 5 6 to make the highest possible number and lowest possible number.

There are three baskets, a brown one, a red one and a pink one, holding a total of 10 eggs. Can you use the information given to find out how many eggs are in each basket?

Here are the prices for 1st and 2nd class mail within the UK. You have an unlimited number of each of these stamps. Which stamps would you need to post a parcel weighing 825g?

Find out what a Deca Tree is and then work out how many leaves there will be after the woodcutter has cut off a trunk, a branch, a twig and a leaf.

If the numbers 5, 7 and 4 go into this function machine, what numbers will come out?

There are three buckets each of which holds a maximum of 5 litres. Use the clues to work out how much liquid there is in each bucket.

Use 4 four times with simple operations so that you get the answer 12. Can you make 15, 16 and 17 too?

The Scot, John Napier, invented these strips about 400 years ago to help calculate multiplication and division. Can you work out how to use Napier's bones to find the answer to these multiplications?

Use the information to work out how many gifts there are in each pile.

There are over sixty different ways of making 24 by adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing all four numbers 4, 6, 6 and 8 (using each number only once). How many can you find?

Where can you draw a line on a clock face so that the numbers on both sides have the same total?

Use your logical reasoning to work out how many cows and how many sheep there are in each field.

Annie cut this numbered cake into 3 pieces with 3 cuts so that the numbers on each piece added to the same total. Where were the cuts and what fraction of the whole cake was each piece?

Twizzle, a female giraffe, needs transporting to another zoo. Which route will give the fastest journey?

Fill in the missing numbers so that adding each pair of corner numbers gives you the number between them (in the box).

Rocco ran in a 200 m race for his class. Use the information to find out how many runners there were in the race and what Rocco's finishing position was.

Fill in the numbers to make the sum of each row, column and diagonal equal to 15.

Can you draw a continuous line through 16 numbers on this grid so that the total of the numbers you pass through is as high as possible?

Amy has a box containing domino pieces but she does not think it is a complete set. She has 24 dominoes in her box and there are 125 spots on them altogether. Which of her domino pieces are missing?

Try adding together the dates of all the days in one week. Now multiply the first date by 7 and add 21. Can you explain what happens?

Peter, Melanie, Amil and Jack received a total of 38 chocolate eggs. Use the information to work out how many eggs each person had.

Move from the START to the FINISH by moving across or down to the next square. Can you find a route to make these totals?

Use these head, body and leg pieces to make Robot Monsters which are different heights.

Fill in the numbers to make the sum of each row, column and diagonal equal to 34. For an extra challenge try the huge American Flag magic square.

Can you arrange fifteen dominoes so that all the touching domino pieces add to 6 and the ends join up? Can you make all the joins add to 7?

On the table there is a pile of oranges and lemons that weighs exactly one kilogram. Using the information, can you work out how many lemons there are?

As you come down the ladders of the Tall Tower you collect useful spells. Which way should you go to collect the most spells?

On a calculator, make 15 by using only the 2 key and any of the four operations keys. How many ways can you find to do it?

This challenge is about finding the difference between numbers which have the same tens digit.

Can you find 2 butterflies to go on each flower so that the numbers on each pair of butterflies adds to the same number as the one on the flower?

Put a number at the top of the machine and collect a number at the bottom. What do you get? Which numbers get back to themselves?

Arrange the numbers 1 to 6 in each set of circles below. The sum of each side of the triangle should equal the number in its centre.

The value of the circle changes in each of the following problems. Can you discover its value in each problem?

Use these four dominoes to make a square that has the same number of dots on each side.

Can you score 100 by throwing rings on this board? Is there more than way to do it?

Place the digits 1 to 9 into the circles so that each side of the triangle adds to the same total.

This group activity will encourage you to share calculation strategies and to think about which strategy might be the most efficient.

This challenge focuses on finding the sum and difference of pairs of two-digit numbers.

This number has 903 digits. What is the sum of all 903 digits?

Find at least one way to put in some operation signs (+ - x ÷) to make these digits come to 100.

On Planet Plex, there are only 6 hours in the day. Can you answer these questions about how Arog the Alien spends his day?

On the planet Vuv there are two sorts of creatures. The Zios have 3 legs and the Zepts have 7 legs. The great planetary explorer Nico counted 52 legs. How many Zios and how many Zepts were there?

Find the sum and difference between a pair of two-digit numbers. Now find the sum and difference between the sum and difference! What happens?