P is a point on the circumference of a circle radius r which rolls, without slipping, inside a circle of radius 2r. What is the locus of P?

Place a red counter in the top left corner of a 4x4 array, which is covered by 14 other smaller counters, leaving a gap in the bottom right hand corner (HOME). What is the smallest number of moves. . . .

There are 27 small cubes in a 3 x 3 x 3 cube, 54 faces being visible at any one time. Is it possible to reorganise these cubes so that by dipping the large cube into a pot of paint three times you. . . .

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

A right-angled isosceles triangle is rotated about the centre point of a square. What can you say about the area of the part of the square covered by the triangle as it rotates?

This is an interactive net of a Rubik's cube. Twists of the 3D cube become mixes of the squares on the 2D net. Have a play and see how many scrambles you can undo!

To avoid losing think of another very well known game where the patterns of play are similar.

Square It game for an adult and child. Can you come up with a way of always winning this game?

On the 3D grid a strange (and deadly) animal is lurking. Using the tracking system can you locate this creature as quickly as possible?

The aim of the game is to slide the green square from the top right hand corner to the bottom left hand corner in the least number of moves.

Start with any number of counters in any number of piles. 2 players take it in turns to remove any number of counters from a single pile. The winner is the player to take the last counter.

Can you beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?

Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?

Given the nets of 4 cubes with the faces coloured in 4 colours, build a tower so that on each vertical wall no colour is repeated, that is all 4 colours appear.

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.

This resource contains a range of problems and interactivities on the theme of coordinates in two and three dimensions.

The classic vector racing game brought to a screen near you.

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

The interactive diagram has two labelled points, A and B. It is designed to be used with the problem "Cushion Ball"

A circle rolls around the outside edge of a square so that its circumference always touches the edge of the square. Can you describe the locus of the centre of the circle?

Use this animation to experiment with lotteries. Choose how many balls to match, how many are in the carousel, and how many draws to make at once.

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

This resources contains a series of interactivities designed to support work on transformations at Key Stage 4.

The opposite vertices of a square have coordinates (a,b) and (c,d). What are the coordinates of the other vertices?

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

An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

Can you give the coordinates of the vertices of the fifth point in the patterm on this 3D grid?

A point P is selected anywhere inside an equilateral triangle. What can you say about the sum of the perpendicular distances from P to the sides of the triangle? Can you prove your conjecture?

Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.

in how many ways can you place the numbers 1, 2, 3 … 9 in the nine regions of the Olympic Emblem (5 overlapping circles) so that the amount in each ring is the same?

Can you make a right-angled triangle on this peg-board by joining up three points round the edge?

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

There are thirteen axes of rotational symmetry of a unit cube. Describe them all. What is the average length of the parts of the axes of symmetry which lie inside the cube?

A simple spinner that is equally likely to land on Red or Black. Useful if tossing a coin, dropping it, and rummaging about on the floor have lost their appeal. Needs a modern browser; if IE then at. . . .

Discover a handy way to describe reorderings and solve our anagram in the process.

This resource contains interactive problems to support work on number sequences at Key Stage 4.

How good are you at finding the formula for a number pattern ?

Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

A tool for generating random integers.

A java applet that takes you through the steps needed to solve a Diophantine equation of the form Px+Qy=1 using Euclid's algorithm.

A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day of Advent.

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.