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Slippage

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

A ladder 3m long rests against a wall with one end a short distance from its base. Between the wall and the base of a ladder is a garden storage box 1m tall and 1m high. What is the maximum distance. . . .

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Exact Dilutions

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

Which exact dilution ratios can you make using only 2 dilutions?

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Spot the Card

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

It is possible to identify a particular card out of a pack of 15 with the use of some mathematical reasoning. What is this reasoning and can it be applied to other numbers of cards?

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Dilution Series Calculator

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Which dilutions can you make using 10ml pipettes and 100ml measuring cylinders?

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Mixed up Mixture

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Can you fill in the mixed up numbers in this dilution calculation?

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Epidemic Modelling

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

Use the computer to model an epidemic. Try out public health policies to control the spread of the epidemic, to minimise the number of sick days and deaths.

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Conversion Sorter

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Can you break down this conversion process into logical steps?

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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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Tilting Triangles

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

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?

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Motion Capture

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Explore displacement/time and velocity/time graphs with this mouse motion sensor.

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Ratio Pairs 3

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

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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Investigating the Dilution Series

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

Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?

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Matter of Scale

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

Prove Pythagoras Theorem using enlargements and scale factors.

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Circuit Maker

Stage: 2, 3, 4 and 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Investigate how logic gates work in circuits.

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Excel Interactive Resource: Fraction Multiplication

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

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Square It

Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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.

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Link Puzzle

Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

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Inside Out

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

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. . . .

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Squaring the Circle and Circling the Square

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

If you continue the pattern, can you predict what each of the following areas will be? Try to explain your prediction.

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A Number Sequences Resource

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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Just Rolling Round

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

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?

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Cubic Net

Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

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!

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Loci Resources

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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Volume of a Pyramid and a Cone

Stage: 3

These formulae are often quoted, but rarely proved. In this article, we derive the formulae for the volumes of a square-based pyramid and a cone, using relatively simple mathematical concepts.

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Cushion Ball Interactivity

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

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

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A Resource to Support Work on Coordinates

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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White Box

Stage: 2, 3, 4 and 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.

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Poly-puzzle

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

This rectangle is cut into five pieces which fit exactly into a triangular outline and also into a square outline where the triangle, the rectangle and the square have equal areas.

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Garfield's Proof

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

Rotate a copy of the trapezium about the centre of the longest side of the blue triangle to make a square. Find the area of the square and then derive a formula for the area of the trapezium.

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Gr8 Coach

Stage: 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Can you coach your rowing eight to win?

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Excel Interactive Resource: Interactive Division

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

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

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Konigsberg Plus

Stage: 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Euler discussed whether or not it was possible to stroll around Koenigsberg crossing each of its seven bridges exactly once. Experiment with different numbers of islands and bridges.

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Tessellation Interactivity

Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons

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Advent Calendar 2009

Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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Solving with Euclid's Algorithm

Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

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.

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Jam

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

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

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Excel Interactive Resource: Haitch

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

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Cubic Rotations

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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?

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Tracking Points

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

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

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Right Angles

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

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

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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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Lost on Alpha Prime

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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

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Excel Interactive Resource: Fraction Addition & Fraction Subtraction

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

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Tilted Squares

Stage: 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

It's easy to work out the areas of most squares that we meet, but what if they were tilted?

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Excel Interactive Resource: Number Grid Functions

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.

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Percentages for Key Stage 4

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

A group of interactive resources to support work on percentages Key Stage 4.

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Changing Places

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

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. . . .

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Excel Interactive Resource: the up and Down Game

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

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

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Excel Interactive Resource: Equivalent Fraction Bars

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

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

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Excel Interactive Resource: Multiples Chain

Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.