This black box reveals random values of some important, but
unusual, mathematical functions. Can you deduce the purpose of the
This group tasks allows you to search for arithmetic progressions
in the prime numbers. How many of the challenges will you discover
Make a line of green and a line of yellow rods so that the lines
differ in length by one (a white rod)
A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?
How many divisors does factorial n (n!) have?
A weekly challenge concerning prime numbers.
An introduction to proof by contradiction, a powerful method of mathematical proof.
Take any prime number greater than 3 , square it and subtract one.
Working on the building blocks will help you to explain what is
special about your results.