Advanced Problem Solving Module 21

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Advanced Problem Solving Module 21

This module shares a selection of "unusual" STEP and other advanced mathematics examinations questions and offers advice on solving problems that do not fit easily into a topic category.

Probably a Code? link

Probably a Code? 

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

Is the regularity shown in this encoded message noise or structure?

Torus Patterns link

Torus Patterns 

Stage: 5 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

How many different colours would be needed to colour these different patterns on a torus?

How to Solve Unusual Exams Questions link

How to Solve Unusual Exams Questions 

Stage: 5

What is an "unusual" STEP and other advanced mathematics examinations question, and how might you solve such a thing?