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### Picturing the World

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

How can we make sense of national and global statistics involving very large numbers?

### Estimating Time

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

How well can you estimate 10 seconds? Investigate with our timing tool.

### What's the Weather Like?

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

With access to weather station data, what interesting questions can you investigate?

### Zin Obelisk

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

In the ancient city of Atlantis a solid rectangular object called a Zin was built in honour of the goddess Tina. Your task is to determine on which day of the week the obelisk was completed.

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

When Charlie retires, he's looking forward to the quiet life, whereas Alison wants a busy and exciting retirement. Can you advise them on where they should go?

### Substitution Cipher

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Find the frequency distribution for ordinary English, and use it to help you crack the code.

### Terrariums

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Build a mini eco-system, and collect and interpret data on how well the plants grow under different conditions.

### Who's the Best?

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Which countries have the most naturally athletic populations?

### Perception Versus Reality

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

Infographics are a powerful way of communicating statistical information. Can you come up with your own?

### Bird Watch

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

Do you know which birds are regular visitors where you live?

### Olympic Triathlon

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Is it the fastest swimmer, the fastest runner or the fastest cyclist who wins the Olympic Triathlon?

### Which List Is Which?

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Six samples were taken from two distributions but they got muddled up. Can you work out which list is which?

### Avalanche!

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

Investigate how avalanches occur and how they can be controlled

### Secondary Cipher Challenge Part 1

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Here is the start of a six-part challenge. Can you get to the end and crack the final message?

### Gr8 Coach

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Can you coach your rowing eight to win?

### Reaction Timer

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

This problem offers you two ways to test reactions - use them to investigate your ideas about speeds of reaction.

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

In a league of 5 football teams which play in a round robin tournament show that it is possible for all five teams to be league leaders.

### Charting More Success

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

### Substitution Transposed

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Substitution and Transposition all in one! How fiendish can these codes get?

### Charting Success

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

### Football World Cup Simulation

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

A maths-based Football World Cup simulation for teachers and students to use.

### Observing the Sun and the Moon

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

How does the time of dawn and dusk vary? What about the Moon, how does that change from night to night? Is the Sun always the same? Gather data to help you explore these questions.

### Helicopters

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Design and test a paper helicopter. What is the best design?

### May the Best Person Win

##### Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

How can people be divided into groups fairly for events in the Paralympics, for school sports days, or for subject sets?

### Bio Graphs

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

What biological growth processes can you fit to these graphs?

### Make Your Own Solar System

##### Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Making a scale model of the solar system