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These resources have been chosen because they are ideal for developing knowledge and understanding of Factors and Multiples.
This problem offers a twist on the usual way of thinking about divisibility tests.
This problem encourages students to see the maths underpinning a situation. In this case it is the importance of factors and multiples in what is at first glance a geometrical setting.
This game can replace standard practice exercises on finding factors and multiples.
This puzzle provides an interesting context which challenges pupils to apply their knowledge of the properties of numbers.
This article takes the reader through divisibility tests and how they work. An article to read with pencil and paper to hand.
This problem offers students opportunities to explore the connection between primes and multiples.
This is an engaging context in which to reinforce rules of divisibility and challenge students to reason mathematically and work systematically.
This problem offers students the opportunity to explore properties of multiples and remainders.
This problem offers an engaging context in which to apply knowledge of factors, multiples and prime factor decomposition.
Some extra resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.