How can you put five cereal packets together to make different
shapes if you must put them face-to-face?
Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:
Friar's Grove Junior School sent in lots of solutions. These are some of them. How clever to think of balancing a cube on an edge! Look closely at the ones using thirds of faces. Do you get the same results?
The NRICH Project aims to enrich the mathematical experiences of all learners. To support this aim, members of the
NRICH team work in a wide range of capacities, including providing professional development for teachers wishing to
embed rich mathematical tasks into everyday classroom practice.