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# Positives and Negatives

### Up, Down, Flying Around

### Making Sense of Positives and Negatives

### Strange Bank Account

### Strange Bank Account (part 2)

### Connect Three

### Weights

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### Patterns in Number Sequences

### Reasoning Geometrically

### Reasoning with Numbers

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We have put together this collection of problems and games to help you to understand positive and negative numbers. Play the games in Up, Down, Flying Around, read the article, and then apply your understanding to investigate the different problems that use negative numbers.

Age 11 to 14

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Play this game to learn about adding and subtracting positive and negative numbers

Age 11 to 14

This article suggests some ways of making sense of calculations involving positive and negative numbers.

Age 11 to 14

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Imagine a very strange bank account where you are only allowed to do two things...

Age 11 to 14

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Investigate different ways of making Â£5 at Charlie's bank.

Age 11 to 16

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In this game the winner is the first to complete a row of three. Are some squares easier to land on than others?

Age 11 to 14

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Different combinations of the weights available allow you to make different totals. Which totals can you make?

These resources are designed to get you thinking about number sequences and patterns.

These resources are designed to get you thinking about geometrical reasoning.

These resources are designed to get you thinking about reasoning with numbers.