Can you use your powers of logic and deduction to work out the missing information in these sporty situations?
Is it the fastest swimmer, the fastest runner or the fastest cyclist who wins the Olympic Triathlon?
Andy wants to cycle from Land's End to John o'Groats. Will he be able to eat enough to keep him going?
Andy is desperate to reach John o'Groats first. Can you devise a winning race plan?
In which Olympic event does a human travel fastest? Decide which events to include in your Alternative Record Book.
How would you design the tiering of seats in a stadium so that all spectators have a good view?
At what angle should you release the shot to break Olympic records?
We received convincing arguments for the various generalisations.
Go to last month's problems to see more solutions.
How do decisions about scoring affect who wins a combined event such as the decathlon?