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Investigate the area of 'slices' cut off this cube of cheese. What would happen if you had different-sized block of cheese to start with?

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Wrapping Presents

Choose a box and work out the smallest rectangle of paper needed to wrap it so that it is completely covered.

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Cubic Conundrum

Which of the following cubes can be made from these nets?


Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1
You'll find this investigation easier if you have some cubes to 'play' with.
You could take photos of your different arrangements if you're finding it difficult to draw them or record them in another way.