What happens when you round these three-digit numbers to the nearest 100?

What two-digit numbers can you make with these two dice? What can't you make?

What happens when you round these numbers to the nearest whole number?

Use two dice to generate two numbers with one decimal place. What happens when you round these numbers to the nearest whole number?

How could you put these three beads into bags? How many different ways can you do it? How could you record what you've done?

Use the clues to work out which cities Mohamed, Sheng, Tanya and Bharat live in.

How many ways can you find to do up all four buttons on my coat? How about if I had five buttons? Six ...?

Lorenzie was packing his bag for a school trip. He packed four shirts and three pairs of pants. "I will be able to have a different outfit each day", he said. How many days will Lorenzie be away?

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?

Can you find the chosen number from the grid using the clues?

These activities lend themselves to systematic working in the sense that it helps if you have an ordered approach.

A merchant brings four bars of gold to a jeweller. How can the jeweller use the scales just twice to identify the lighter, fake bar?

Chandra, Jane, Terry and Harry ordered their lunches from the sandwich shop. Use the information below to find out who ordered each sandwich.

The challenge here is to find as many routes as you can for a fence to go so that this town is divided up into two halves, each with 8 blocks.

If these elves wear a different outfit every day for as many days as possible, how many days can their fun last?

Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Use the interactivity to help you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had.

Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?

These activities focus on finding all possible solutions so working in a systematic way will ensure none are left out.

These activities lend themselves to systematic working in the sense that it helps to have an ordered approach.

These activities focus on finding all possible solutions so if you work in a systematic way, you won't leave any out.

My coat has three buttons. How many ways can you find to do up all the buttons?

Using the cards 2, 4, 6, 8, +, - and =, what number statements can you make?

Seven friends went to a fun fair with lots of scary rides. They decided to pair up for rides until each friend had ridden once with each of the others. What was the total number rides?

This 100 square jigsaw is written in code. It starts with 1 and ends with 100. Can you build it up?

Sitting around a table are three girls and three boys. Use the clues to work out were each person is sitting.

Swap the stars with the moons, using only knights' moves (as on a chess board). What is the smallest number of moves possible?

Imagine that the puzzle pieces of a jigsaw are roughly a rectangular shape and all the same size. How many different puzzle pieces could there be?

Can you make dice stairs using the rules stated? How do you know you have all the possible stairs?

Here you see the front and back views of a dodecahedron. Each vertex has been numbered so that the numbers around each pentagonal face add up to 65. Can you find all the missing numbers?

The Zargoes use almost the same alphabet as English. What does this birthday message say?

What is the smallest number of jumps needed before the white rabbits and the grey rabbits can continue along their path?

You cannot choose a selection of ice cream flavours that includes totally what someone has already chosen. Have a go and find all the different ways in which seven children can have ice cream.

Nina must cook some pasta for 15 minutes but she only has a 7-minute sand-timer and an 11-minute sand-timer. How can she use these timers to measure exactly 15 minutes?

These activities lend themselves to systematic working in the sense that it helps to have an ordered approach.

When newspaper pages get separated at home we have to try to sort them out and get things in the correct order. How many ways can we arrange these pages so that the numbering may be different?

Can you find out in which order the children are standing in this line?

Only one side of a two-slice toaster is working. What is the quickest way to toast both sides of three slices of bread?

The Vikings communicated in writing by making simple scratches on wood or stones called runes. Can you work out how their code works using the table of the alphabet?

Six friends sat around a circular table. Can you work out from the information who sat where and what their profession were?

My briefcase has a three-number combination lock, but I have forgotten the combination. I remember that there's a 3, a 5 and an 8. How many possible combinations are there to try?

Have a go at balancing this equation. Can you find different ways of doing it?

In this calculation, the box represents a missing digit. What could the digit be? What would the solution be in each case?

In Sam and Jill's garden there are two sorts of ladybirds with 7 spots or 4 spots. What numbers of total spots can you make?

Can you work out some different ways to balance this equation?

Ana and Ross looked in a trunk in the attic. They found old cloaks and gowns, hats and masks. How many possible costumes could they make?

This challenge is about finding the difference between numbers which have the same tens digit.

Make a pair of cubes that can be moved to show all the days of the month from the 1st to the 31st.

There are to be 6 homes built on a new development site. They could be semi-detached, detached or terraced houses. How many different combinations of these can you find?