Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.
Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.
Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.
An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!
Match the cards of the same value.
The aim of the game is to slide the green square from the top right hand corner to the bottom left hand corner in the least number of moves.
This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
A tool for generating random integers.
How good are you at estimating angles?
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.
A collection of our favourite pictorial problems, one for each day of Advent.
Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.
Can you beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?
Start with any number of counters in any number of piles. 2 players take it in turns to remove any number of counters from a single pile. The winner is the player to take the last counter.
Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?
Given the nets of 4 cubes with the faces coloured in 4 colours, build a tower so that on each vertical wall no colour is repeated, that is all 4 colours appear.
A simple spinner that is equally likely to land on Red or Black. Useful if tossing a coin, dropping it, and rummaging about on the floor have lost their appeal. Needs a modern browser; if IE then at. . . .
Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the robber in the minimum number of guesses?
A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.
A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.
Can you discover whether this is a fair game?
Use this animation to experiment with lotteries. Choose how many balls to match, how many are in the carousel, and how many draws to make at once.
Can you be the first to complete a row of three?
Can you make a cycle of pairs that add to make a square number using all the numbers in the box below, once and once only?
Try this interactive strategy game for 2
These formulae are often quoted, but rarely proved. In this article, we derive the formulae for the volumes of a square-based pyramid and a cone, using relatively simple mathematical concepts.
Can you locate the lost giraffe? Input coordinates to help you search and find the giraffe in the fewest guesses.
Find out how we can describe the "symmetries" of this triangle and investigate some combinations of rotating and flipping it.
A and B are two interlocking cogwheels having p teeth and q teeth respectively. One tooth on B is painted red. Find the values of p and q for which the red tooth on B contacts every gap on the. . . .
Have a go at this well-known challenge. Can you swap the frogs and toads in as few slides and jumps as possible?
You can move the 4 pieces of the jigsaw and fit them into both outlines. Explain what has happened to the missing one unit of area.
Cellular is an animation that helps you make geometric sequences composed of square cells.
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?
Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.
When number pyramids have a sequence on the bottom layer, some interesting patterns emerge...
Try entering different sets of numbers in the number pyramids. How does the total at the top change?
Place the numbers 1 to 10 in the circles so that each number is the difference between the two numbers just below it.
Can you find all the 4-ball shuffles?
Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be?
Can you coach your rowing eight to win?
Can you set the logic gates so that the number of bulbs which are on is the same as the number of switches which are on?
Triangular numbers can be represented by a triangular array of squares. What do you notice about the sum of identical triangle numbers?