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?

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. . . .

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.

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?

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.

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.

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!

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. . . .

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

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

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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?

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 the computer in the challenging strategy game?

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?

Six circles around a central circle make a flower. Watch the flower as you change the radii in this circle packing. Prove that with the given ratios of the radii the petals touch and fit perfectly.

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

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

Find all the ways of placing the numbers 1 to 9 on a W shape, with 3 numbers on each leg, so that each set of 3 numbers has the same total.

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

An environment that simulates a protractor carrying a right- angled triangle of unit hypotenuse.

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

A counter is placed in the bottom right hand corner of a grid. You toss a coin and move the star according to the following rules: ... What is the probability that you end up in the top left-hand. . . .

Find the frequency distribution for ordinary English, and use it to help you crack the code.

Can you work through these direct proofs, using our interactive proof sorters?

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

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

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

A tool for generating random integers.

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

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.

Practise your skills of proportional reasoning with this interactive haemocytometer.

Charlie likes tablecloths that use as many colours as possible, but insists that his tablecloths have some symmetry. Can you work out how many colours he needs for different tablecloth designs?

A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.

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

Make and prove a conjecture about the cyclic quadrilateral inscribed in a circle of radius r that has the maximum perimeter and the maximum area.

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

A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.

Is this a fair game? How many ways are there of creating a fair game by adding odd and even numbers?

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

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 Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

Can you locate these values on this interactive logarithmic scale?

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?