Play a more cerebral countdown using complex numbers.
Play countdown with matrices
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?
Give your further pure mathematics skills a workout with this interactive and reusable set of activities.
Triangle ABC has equilateral triangles drawn on its edges. Points
P, Q and R are the centres of the equilateral triangles. What can
you prove about the triangle PQR?
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"
A mathematically themed crossword.
This resources contains a series of interactivities designed to
support work on transformations at Key Stage 4.
This set of resources for teachers offers interactive environments
to support work on loci at Key Stage 4.
Overlaying pentominoes can produce some effective patterns. Why not
use LOGO to try out some of the ideas suggested here?
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?
Play countdown with vectors.
Can you give the coordinates of the vertices of the fifth point in
the patterm on this 3D grid?
This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White
Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
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?
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
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.
A tool for generating random integers.
Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic
A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day
The classic vector racing game brought to a screen near you.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen,
demonstrating equivalent fractions.
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
This resource contains interactive problems to support work on
number sequences at Key Stage 4.
An environment that simulates a protractor carrying a right- angled
triangle of unit hypotenuse.
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.
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this
A group of interactive resources to support work on percentages Key
How good are you at finding the formula for a number pattern ?
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships
between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.
Practise your skills of proportional reasoning with this interactive haemocytometer.
To avoid losing think of another very well known game where the
patterns of play are similar.
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. . . .
Balancing interactivity with springs and weights.
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
Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?
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.
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?
This is an interactivity in which you have to sort the steps in the
completion of the square into the correct order to prove the
formula for the solutions of quadratic equations.
Can you locate these values on this interactive logarithmic scale?
Practice your skills of measurement and estimation using this interactive measurement tool based around fascinating images from biology.
A spherical balloon lies inside a wire frame. How much do you need
to deflate it to remove it from the frame if it remains a sphere?
Can you work through these direct proofs, using our interactive
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.