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

Can you work out which drink has the stronger flavour?

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

Is there a temperature at which Celsius and Fahrenheit readings are the same?

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

Is it cheaper to cook a meal from scratch or to buy a ready meal? What difference does the number of people you're cooking for make?

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

The triathlon is a physically gruelling challenge. Can you work out which athlete burnt the most calories?

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

Imagine different shaped vessels being filled. Can you work out what the graphs of the water level should look like?

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

Explore the properties of isometric drawings.

##### Age 11 to 18

Investigate circuits and record your findings in this simple introduction to truth tables and logic.

##### Age 11 to 18

Learn about the link between logical arguments and electronic circuits. Investigate the logical connectives by making and testing your own circuits and fill in the blanks in truth tables to record. . . .

##### Age 7 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you visualise whether these nets fold up into 3D shapes? Watch the videos each time to see if you were correct.

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Can Jo make a gym bag for her trainers from the piece of fabric she has?

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

Two trains set off at the same time from each end of a single
straight railway line. A very fast bee starts off in front of the
first train and flies continuously back and forth between the. . . .

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

What shapes should Elly cut out to make a witch's hat? How can she make a taller hat?

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

When a habitat changes, what happens to the food chain?

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Explore the properties of perspective drawing.

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Simple models which help us to investigate how epidemics grow and die out.

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

Which countries have the most naturally athletic populations?

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

Can you rank these sets of quantities in order, from smallest to largest? Can you provide convincing evidence for your rankings?

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

Invent a scoring system for a 'guess the weight' competition.

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

Can you deduce which Olympic athletics events are represented by the graphs?

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

These Olympic quantities have been jumbled up! Can you put them back together again?

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

Can you sketch graphs to show how the height of water changes in different containers as they are filled?

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

Make your own pinhole camera for safe observation of the sun, and find out how it works.

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Work with numbers big and small to estimate and calculate various quantities in biological contexts.

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

If I don't have the size of cake tin specified in my recipe, will the size I do have be OK?

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Formulate and investigate a simple mathematical model for the design of a table mat.

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

Examine these estimates. Do they sound about right?

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

What shape would fit your pens and pencils best? How can you make it?