This big box adds something to any number that goes into it. If you know the numbers that come out, what addition might be going on in the box?

Sam got into an elevator. He went down five floors, up six floors, down seven floors, then got out on the second floor. On what floor did he get on?

Can you work out how many flowers there will be on the Amazing Splitting Plant after it has been growing for six weeks?

There were 22 legs creeping across the web. How many flies? How many spiders?

Arrange the numbers 1 to 6 in each set of circles below. The sum of each side of the triangle should equal the number in its centre.

I was looking at the number plate of a car parked outside. Using my special code S208VBJ adds to 65. Can you crack my code and use it to find out what both of these number plates add up to?

There are three baskets, a brown one, a red one and a pink one, holding a total of 10 eggs. Can you use the information given to find out how many eggs are in each basket?

Can you arrange fifteen dominoes so that all the touching domino pieces add to 6 and the ends join up? Can you make all the joins add to 7?

A game for 2 or more players. Practise your addition and subtraction with the aid of a game board and some dried peas!

Annie and Ben are playing a game with a calculator. What was Annie's secret number?

Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.

Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.

Fill in the numbers to make the sum of each row, column and diagonal equal to 15.

At the beginning of May Tom put his tomato plant outside. On the same day he sowed a bean in another pot. When will the two be the same height?

This problem is based on a code using two different prime numbers less than 10. You'll need to multiply them together and shift the alphabet forwards by the result. Can you decipher the code?

A game for 2 players. Practises subtraction or other maths operations knowledge.

A game for 2 people. Use your skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to blast the asteroids.

In this game for two players, the idea is to take it in turns to choose 1, 3, 5 or 7. The winner is the first to make the total 37.

Can you each work out the number on your card? What do you notice? How could you sort the cards?

In this game for two players, the aim is to make a row of four coins which total one dollar.

Use five steps to count forwards or backwards in 1s or 10s to get to 50. What strategies did you use?

This task combines spatial awareness with addition and multiplication.

Strike it Out game for an adult and child. Can you stop your partner from being able to go?

On Planet Plex, there are only 6 hours in the day. Can you answer these questions about how Arog the Alien spends his day?

Use your addition and subtraction skills, combined with some strategic thinking, to beat your partner at this game.

Twizzle, a female giraffe, needs transporting to another zoo. Which route will give the fastest journey?

As you come down the ladders of the Tall Tower you collect useful spells. Which way should you go to collect the most spells?

In sheep talk the only letters used are B and A. A sequence of words is formed by following certain rules. What do you notice when you count the letters in each word?

Place the numbers 1 to 6 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.

Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?

Woof is a big dog. Yap is a little dog. Emma has 16 dog biscuits to give to the two dogs. She gave Woof 4 more biscuits than Yap. How many biscuits did each dog get?

Can you find 2 butterflies to go on each flower so that the numbers on each pair of butterflies adds to the same number as the one on the flower?

The picture shows a lighthouse and many underwater creatures. If you know the markings on the lighthouse are 1m apart, can you work out the distances between some of the different creatures?

Claire thinks she has the most sports cards in her album. "I have 12 pages with 2 cards on each page", says Claire. Ross counts his cards. "No! I have 3 cards on each of my pages and there are. . . .

If you hang two weights on one side of this balance, in how many different ways can you hang three weights on the other side for it to be balanced?

Here are the prices for 1st and 2nd class mail within the UK. You have an unlimited number of each of these stamps. Which stamps would you need to post a parcel weighing 825g?

Cherri, Saxon, Mel and Paul are friends. They are all different ages. Can you find out the age of each friend using the information?

In this problem you have to place four by four magic squares on the faces of a cube so that along each edge of the cube the numbers match.

The Scot, John Napier, invented these strips about 400 years ago to help calculate multiplication and division. Can you work out how to use Napier's bones to find the answer to these multiplications?

This problem is based on the story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Investigate the different numbers of people and rats there could have been if you know how many legs there are altogether!

Mrs Morgan, the class's teacher, pinned numbers onto the backs of three children. Use the information to find out what the three numbers were.

These two group activities use mathematical reasoning - one is numerical, one geometric.

Use your logical-thinking skills to deduce how much Dan's crisps and ice-cream cost altogether.

Can you arrange 5 different digits (from 0 - 9) in the cross in the way described?

Choose four of the numbers from 1 to 9 to put in the squares so that the differences between joined squares are odd.