Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?

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.

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?

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!

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 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. . . .

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.

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

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?

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.

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. . . .

Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.

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?

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

Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

Can you set the logic gates so that the number of bulbs which are on is the same as the number of switches which are on?

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

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. . . .

Mathmo is a revision tool for post-16 mathematics. It's great installed as a smartphone app, but it works well in pads and desktops and notebooks too. Give yourself a mathematical workout!

An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

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

This set of resources for teachers offers interactive environments to support work on graphical interpretation 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?

A tool for generating random integers.

Practise your skills of proportional reasoning with this interactive haemocytometer.

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.

Take any parallelogram and draw squares on the sides of the parallelogram. What can you prove about the quadrilateral formed by joining the centres of these squares?

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

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?

With red and blue beads on a circular wire; 'put a red bead between any two of the same colour and a blue between different colours then remove the original beads'. Keep repeating this. What happens?

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

Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

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

Try this interactivity to familiarise yourself with the proof that the square root of 2 is irrational. Sort the steps of the proof into the correct order.

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

Can you locate these values on this interactive logarithmic scale?