Play to Win

Play to Win

In this feature, we have chosen some games from the Play to Win pathway on wild.maths.org

Can you find a winning strategy for each game?  Do you notice anything that is the same about these games?

Here's how you can send your solutions to the Wild Maths games.


Driplets 

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:
This game follows on from Last Bead. Can you find a way to take the last drip or drips?

Seven Counters 

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:
Can you be the player to take the last counter?

Last Bead 

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:
Take turns to remove a bead from the string. Can you find a way to play so that you will always win?

Droplets 

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:
Try this slightly more challenging version of Driplets and see if you can find a winning strategy.

Escape the Vortex 

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:
Can you always reach the exit first and escape the vortex?

Got It 

Age 5 to 14 Challenge Level:
Will you be the first to reach 23? Can you find a winning strategy?