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. . . .

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?

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.

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

Can you break down this conversion process into logical steps?

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

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?

Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?

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

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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

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?

Prove Pythagoras' Theorem using enlargements and scale factors.

Meg and Mo need to hang their marbles so that they balance. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

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

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

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?

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

Mo has left, but Meg is still experimenting. Use the interactivity to help you find out how she can alter her pouch of marbles and still keep the two pouches balanced.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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. . . .

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

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.

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.

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?

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. . . .

Meg and Mo still need to hang their marbles so that they balance, but this time the constraints are different. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.

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

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

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

A tool for generating random integers.

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

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

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

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

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

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

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!