# Functions and Graphs - Short Problems

This is part of our collection of Short Problems.

You may also be interested in our longer problems on Functions and Graphs Age 11-14 and Age 14-16.

Printable worksheets containing selections of these problems are available here. ### Spiral Snail

##### Age 11 to 14 Short Challenge Level:

A snail slithers around on a coordinate grid. At what position does he finish? ### Straight Line Spin

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Can you draw the graph of $y=x$ after it has been rotated $90$ degrees clockwise about $(1,1)$? ### Bucket of Water

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Lisa's bucket weighs 21 kg when full of water. After she pours out half the water it weighs 12 kg. What is the weight of the empty bucket? ### Circumference and Diameter

##### Age 11 to 14 Short Challenge Level:

Which of these graphs could be the graph showing the circumference of a circle in terms of its diameter ? ### Paper Weight

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How could you use this graph to work out the weight of a single sheet of paper? ### Linear Area

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Find the area of the triangle enclosed by these lines. ### Lattice Points on a Line

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How many lattice points are there in the first quadrant that lie on the line 3x + 4y = 59 ? ### Graph Area

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Can you find the area between this graph and the x-axis, between x=3 and x=7? ### Point in Between

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Find the point on the line segment AB that is twice as far from B as it is from A. ### Graphical Triangle

##### Age 14 to 16 Short Challenge Level:

What is the area of the triangle formed by these three lines? ### Inside a Parabola

##### Age 14 to 16 Short Challenge Level:

A triangle of area 64 square units is drawn inside the parabola $y=k^2-x^2$. Find the value of $k$. ##### Age 14 to 16 Short Challenge Level:

The curve $y=x^2−6x+11$ is rotated through $180^\circ$ about the origin. What is the equation of the new curve? ### Sketchorama

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Sketch the graph of the curve $y^2 = x(2−x)$ ### Triangular Slope

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Can you find the gradients of the lines that form a triangle? ### Graph Triangles

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Use the information about the triangles on this graph to find the coordinates of the point where they touch. ### Closer to Home

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Which of these lines comes closer to the origin?