This game challenges you to locate hidden triangles in The White Box by firing rays and observing where the rays exit the Box.
An environment that enables you to investigate tessellations of regular polygons
A tool for generating random integers.
Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Match the cards of the same value.
Match pairs of cards so that they have equivalent ratios.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!
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. . . .
Help the bee to build a stack of blocks far enough to save his friend trapped in the tower.
Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.
How good are you at estimating angles?
Can you beat Piggy in this simple dice game? Can you figure out Piggy's strategy, and is there a better one?
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.
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?
A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.
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.
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.
A metal puzzle which led to some mathematical questions.
Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?
Can you be the first to complete a row of three?
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?
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.
Can you discover whether this is a fair game?
Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the robber in the minimum number of guesses?
Euler discussed whether or not it was possible to stroll around Koenigsberg crossing each of its seven bridges exactly once. Experiment with different numbers of islands and bridges.
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.
What is the relationship between the angle at the centre and the angles at the circumference, for angles which stand on the same arc? Can you prove it?
Cellular is an animation that helps you make geometric sequences composed of square cells.
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. . . .
Learn how to use the Shuffles interactivity by running through these tutorial demonstrations.
Each light in this interactivity turns on according to a rule. What happens when you enter different numbers? Can you find the smallest number that lights up all four lights?
Choose 13 spots on the grid. Can you work out the scoring system? What is the maximum possible score?
Meg and Mo still need to hang their marbles so that they balance, but this time the constraints are different. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.
Try out the lottery that is played in a far-away land. What is the chance of winning?
This interactivity invites you to make conjectures and explore probabilities of outcomes related to two independent events.
An animation that helps you understand the game of Nim.
Can you locate the lost giraffe? Input coordinates to help you search and find the giraffe in the fewest guesses.
Practise your diamond mining skills and your x,y coordination in this homage to Pacman.
Meg and Mo need to hang their marbles so that they balance. Use the interactivity to experiment and find out what they need to do.
A circle rolls around the outside edge of a square so that its circumference always touches the edge of the square. Can you describe the locus of the centre of the circle?
Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.
A game for 2 players that can be played online. Players take it in turns to select a word from the 9 words given. The aim is to select all the occurrences of the same letter.