Student Solutions

Take a look at students' solutions to these recently solved problems.

Matching Triangles

Age 5 to 7
Challenge Level

Can you sort these triangles into three different families and explain how you did it?

Always, Sometimes or Never? KS1

Age 5 to 7
Challenge Level

Are these statements relating to calculation and properties of shapes always true, sometimes true or never true?

Square Corners

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

What is the greatest number of counters you can place on the grid below without four of them lying at the corners of a square?

Egyptian Rope

Age 7 to 11
Challenge Level

The ancient Egyptians were said to make right-angled triangles using a rope with twelve equal sections divided by knots. What other triangles could you make if you had a rope like this?