Can you sort these triangles into three different families and explain how you did it?
How many triangles can you make using sticks that are 3cm, 4cm and 5cm long?
Can you find all the different triangles on these peg boards, and find their angles?
Investigate the smallest number of moves it takes to turn these mats upside-down if you can only turn exactly three at a time.
How many different ways can you find to join three equilateral triangles together? Can you convince us that you have found them all?
Choose a symbol to put into the number sentence.
Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.
Use the clues to colour each square.
Use your mouse to move the red and green parts of this disc. Can you make images which show the turnings described?
Use the interactivity to find all the different right-angled triangles you can make by just moving one corner of the starting triangle.
If you can post the triangle with either the blue or yellow colour face up, how many ways can it be posted altogether?
How many different triangles can you make on a circular pegboard that has nine pegs?
Use the interactivity to investigate what kinds of triangles can be drawn on peg boards with different numbers of pegs.
What happens when you try and fit the triomino pieces into these two grids?
Make one big triangle so the numbers that touch on the small triangles add to 10.
In your bank, you have three types of coins. The number of spots shows how much they are worth. Can you choose coins to exchange with the groups given to make the same total?
You have 4 red and 5 blue counters. How many ways can they be placed on a 3 by 3 grid so that all the rows columns and diagonals have an even number of red counters?
A tetromino is made up of four squares joined edge to edge. Can this tetromino, together with 15 copies of itself, be used to cover an eight by eight chessboard?
Can you find all the different ways of lining up these Cuisenaire rods?
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?
Can you make a train the same length as Laura's but using three differently coloured rods? Is there only one way of doing it?
Can you put these shapes in order of size? Start with the smallest.
Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be?
Hover your mouse over the counters to see which ones will be removed. Click to remove them. The winner is the last one to remove a counter. How you can make sure you win?
Start by putting one million (1 000 000) into the display of your calculator. Can you reduce this to 7 using just the 7 key and add, subtract, multiply, divide and equals as many times as you like?
Can you cover the camel with these pieces?
Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.
This was a problem for our birthday website. Can you use four of these pieces to form a square? How about making a square with all five pieces?
Cut four triangles from a square as shown in the picture. How many different shapes can you make by fitting the four triangles back together?
Sort the houses in my street into different groups. Can you do it in any other ways?
First Connect Three game for an adult and child. Use the dice numbers and either addition or subtraction to get three numbers in a straight line.
Place six toy ladybirds into the box so that there are two ladybirds in every column and every row.
Can you put the numbers from 1 to 15 on the circles so that no consecutive numbers lie anywhere along a continuous straight line?
How many different triangles can you draw on the dotty grid which each have one dot in the middle?
Can you put the numbers 1 to 8 into the circles so that the four calculations are correct?
Try out the lottery that is played in a far-away land. What is the chance of winning?
Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?
Board Block game for two. Can you stop your partner from being able to make a shape on the board?
If you have only four weights, where could you place them in order to balance this equaliser?
Find out what a "fault-free" rectangle is and try to make some of your own.
Terry and Ali are playing a game with three balls. Is it fair that Terry wins when the middle ball is red?
How many trains can you make which are the same length as Matt's, using rods that are identical?
Take it in turns to make a triangle on the pegboard. Can you block your opponent?
Use the number weights to find different ways of balancing the equaliser.
Use the interactivity to help get a feel for this problem and to find out all the possible ways the balls could land.
Can you work out how to balance this equaliser? You can put more than one weight on a hook.
Here are some rods that are different colours. How could I make a dark green rod using yellow and white rods?
Is it possible to place 2 counters on the 3 by 3 grid so that there is an even number of counters in every row and every column? How about if you have 3 counters or 4 counters or....?
Three beads are threaded on a circular wire and are coloured either red or blue. Can you find all four different combinations?
Imagine a wheel with different markings painted on it at regular intervals. Can you predict the colour of the 18th mark? The 100th mark?