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Broad Topics > Algebra > Solving equations graphically

### Negatively Triangular

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

How many intersections do you expect from four straight lines ? Which three lines enclose a triangle with negative co-ordinates for every point ?

### Temperature

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Water freezes at 0°Celsius (32°Fahrenheit) and boils at 100°C (212°Fahrenheit). Is there a temperature at which Celsius and Fahrenheit readings are the same?

### Intersections

##### Stage: 4 and 5 Challenge Level:

Change one equation in this pair of simultaneous equations very slightly and there is a big change in the solution. Why?

### Graphs of Changing Areas

##### Stage: 5 Challenge Level:

Use graphs to gain insights into an area and perimeter problem, or use your knowledge of area and perimeter of rectangles to gain insight into the graphs.

### Bird-brained

##### Stage: 5 Challenge Level:

How many eggs should a bird lay to maximise the number of chicks that will hatch? An introduction to optimisation.

### Which Is Bigger?

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

Which is bigger, n+10 or 2n+3? Can you find a good method of answering similar questions?

### Which Is Cheaper?

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

When I park my car in Mathstown, there are two car parks to choose from. Which car park should I use?