Can you coach your rowing eight to win?
Can you make a right-angled triangle on this peg-board by joining up three points round the edge?
When number pyramids have a sequence on the bottom layer, some interesting patterns emerge...
7 balls are shaken in a container. You win if the two blue balls touch. What is the probability of winning?
Can you find a relationship between the number of dots on the circle and the number of steps that will ensure that all points are hit?
A tilted square is a square with no horizontal sides. Can you devise a general instruction for the construction of a square when you are given just one of its sides?
Six balls of various colours are randomly shaken into a trianglular arrangement. What is the probability of having at least one red in the corner?
Try entering different sets of numbers in the number pyramids. How does the total at the top change?
We can show that (x + 1)² = x² + 2x + 1 by considering the area of an (x + 1) by (x + 1) square. Show in a similar way that (x + 2)² = x² + 4x + 4
Find the frequency distribution for ordinary English, and use it to help you crack the code.
Can you locate the lost giraffe? Input coordinates to help you search and find the giraffe in the fewest guesses.
Could games evolve by natural selection? Take part in this web experiment to find out!
Semi-regular tessellations combine two or more different regular polygons to fill the plane. Can you find all the semi-regular tessellations?
Interactive game. Set your own level of challenge, practise your table skills and beat your previous best score.
Use your skill and knowledge to place various scientific lengths in order of size. Can you judge the length of objects with sizes ranging from 1 Angstrom to 1 million km with no wrong attempts?
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.
Practise your diamond mining skills and your x,y coordination in this homage to Pacman.
Can you spot the similarities between this game and other games you know? The aim is to choose 3 numbers that total 15.
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.
Can you work out which spinners were used to generate the frequency charts?
This article gives you a few ideas for understanding the Got It! game and how you might find a winning strategy.
An animation that helps you understand the game of Nim.
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?
It's easy to work out the areas of most squares that we meet, but what if they were tilted?
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.
A game for 2 players. Can be played online. One player has 1 red counter, the other has 4 blue. The red counter needs to reach the other side, and the blue needs to trap the red.
Slide the pieces to move Khun Phaen past all the guards into the position on the right from which he can escape to freedom.
Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.
What are the areas of these triangles? What do you notice? Can you generalise to other "families" of triangles?
Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?
Two engines, at opposite ends of a single track railway line, set off towards one another just as a fly, sitting on the front of one of the engines, sets off flying along the railway line...
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. . . .
Triangular numbers can be represented by a triangular array of squares. What do you notice about the sum of identical triangle numbers?
Learn how to use the Shuffles interactivity by running through these tutorial demonstrations.
Is this a fair game? How many ways are there of creating a fair game by adding odd and even numbers?
The number of plants in Mr McGregor's magic potting shed increases overnight. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of his gardens, planting one garden each day. How can he do it?
Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.
Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.
Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.
Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.
An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.
Can you explain the strategy for winning this game with any target?
Here is a solitaire type environment for you to experiment with. Which targets can you reach?
Imagine picking up a bow and some arrows and attempting to hit the target a few times. Can you work out the settings for the sight that give you the best chance of gaining a high score?
Mo has left, but Meg is still experimenting. Use the interactivity to help you find out how she can alter her pouch of marbles and still keep the two pouches balanced.
A game for 1 person to play on screen. Practise your number bonds whilst improving your memory
A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.
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.
A group of interactive resources to support work on percentages Key Stage 4.
Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.