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.
Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.
Which exact dilution ratios can you make using only 2 dilutions?
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.
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.
Which dilutions can you make using 10ml pipettes and 100ml
A group of interactive resources to support work on percentages Key
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
Can you fill in the mixed up numbers in this dilution calculation?
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen,
demonstrating equivalent fractions.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number
Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?
This resource contains a range of problems and interactivities on
the theme of coordinates in two and three dimensions.
Can you give the coordinates of the vertices of the fifth point in
the patterm on this 3D grid?
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. . . .
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
Can you make a right-angled triangle on this peg-board by joining
up three points round the edge?
This set of resources for teachers offers interactive environments
to support work on loci at Key Stage 4.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and
The interactive diagram has two labelled points, A and B. It is
designed to be used with the problem "Cushion Ball"
An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of
This resource contains interactive problems to support work on
number sequences at Key Stage 4.
Explore displacement/time and velocity/time graphs with this mouse
A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships
between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.
Can you break down this conversion process into logical steps?
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.
This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White
Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
Find the vertices of a pentagon given the midpoints of its sides.
Discover a handy way to describe reorderings and solve our anagram
in the process.
Match the cards of the same value.
The classic vector racing game brought to a screen near you.
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. . . .
Experiment with the interactivity of "rolling" regular polygons, and explore how the different positions of the red dot affects the distance it travels at each stage.
A tool for generating random integers.
Square It game for an adult and child. Can you come up with a way of always winning this game?
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?
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. . . .
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.
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. . . .
Two engines, at opposite ends of a single track railway line, set
off towards one another just as a fly, sitting on the front of one
of the engines, sets off flying along the railway line...
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?
Experiment with the interactivity of "rolling" regular polygons,
and explore how the different positions of the red dot affects its
speed at each stage.
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.
Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?
A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.
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!