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# Coordinate Patterns

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Age 11 to 14

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How do you move from one square to the next?

What do you notice about the x coordinates of the centres?

What do you notice about the y coordinates of the centres?

Investigate how you can work out what day of the week your birthday will be on next year, and the year after...

Can you dissect a square into: 4, 7, 10, 13... other squares? 6, 9, 12, 15... other squares? 8, 11, 14... other squares?

When number pyramids have a sequence on the bottom layer, some interesting patterns emerge...