You may also like

problem icon

Plants

Three children are going to buy some plants for their birthdays. They will plant them within circular paths. How could they do this?

problem icon

Tangram Tangle

If you split the square into these two pieces, it is possible to fit the pieces together again to make a new shape. How many new shapes can you make?

problem icon

Triangle Animals

How many different ways can you find to join three equilateral triangles together? Can you convince us that you have found them all?

Rolling That Cube

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

We have a cube which is a bit like a dice, with inky marks on each face.
When it goes on paper it shows these numbers one by one.
 numerals
The cube just gradually rolls over (NO SLIDING) and prints the following (I've draw squares round each number):
 
paper
Your challenge is to find where the cube starts and what route it travels to print the numbers exactly as shown above.  You may find it useful to print off a copy of the grid on this sheet.
 
Can you also say how each face of the cube looks?