Resources tagged with: Representing

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Broad Topics > Thinking Mathematically > Representing

Finding 3D Stacks

Age 7 to 11
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Can you find a way of counting the spheres in these arrangements?

3D Stacks

Age 7 to 14
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Can you find a way of representing these arrangements of balls?

Dodecamagic

Age 7 to 11
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Here you see the front and back views of a dodecahedron. Each vertex has been numbered so that the numbers around each pentagonal face add up to 65. Can you find all the missing numbers?

What Is the Question?

Age 11 to 16
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These pictures and answers leave the viewer with the problem "What is the Question". Can you give the question and how the answer follows?

28 - Upward and Onward

Age 7 to 11
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Can you find ways of joining cubes together so that 28 faces are visible?

Charting More Success

Age 11 to 16
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Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

Dice in a Corner

Age 7 to 11
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How could you arrange at least two dice in a stack so that the total of the visible spots is 18?

Rod Area

Age 7 to 11

This task challenges you to create symmetrical U shapes out of rods and find their areas.

Primary Children's Mathematical Recording

Age 3 to 11

This article for teachers outlines different types of recording, depending on the purpose and audience.

Sweetie Box

Age 5 to 11
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Max and Bryony both have a box of sweets. What do you know about the number of sweets they each have?

Charting Success

Age 11 to 16
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Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

That Number Square!

Age 5 to 11
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Exploring the structure of a number square: how quickly can you put the number tiles in the right place on the grid?

Different Sizes

Age 5 to 11
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A simple visual exploration into halving and doubling.

Let Us Divide!

Age 7 to 11
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Look at different ways of dividing things. What do they mean? How might you show them in a picture, with things, with numbers and symbols?

Olympic Turns

Age 7 to 11
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This task looks at the different turns involved in different Olympic sports as a way of exploring the mathematics of turns and angles.

A Flying Holiday

Age 7 to 11 Short
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Follow the journey taken by this bird and let us know for how long and in what direction it must fly to return to its starting point.

Going for Gold

Age 7 to 11
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Looking at the 2012 Olympic Medal table, can you see how the data is organised? Could the results be presented differently to give another nation the top place?

Picture Your Method

Age 7 to 11
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Can you match these calculation methods to their visual representations?