Can you match these equations to these graphs?
Here are several equations from real life. Can you work out which measurements are possible from each equation?
Can you work out which processes are represented by the graphs?
Explore the possibilities for reaction rates versus concentrations with this non-linear differential equation
This problem explores the biology behind Rudolph's glowing red nose.
Looking at small values of functions. Motivating the existence of the Taylor expansion.
Can you find the volumes of the mathematical vessels?
This is our collection of tasks on the mathematical theme of 'Population Dynamics' for advanced students and those interested in mathematical modelling.
Which pdfs match the curves?
Use vectors and matrices to explore the symmetries of crystals.
10 graphs of experimental data are given. Can you use a spreadsheet to find algebraic graphs which match them closely, and thus discover the formulae most likely to govern the underlying processes?
Match the descriptions of physical processes to these differential equations.
In this short problem, try to find the location of the roots of some unusual functions by finding where they change sign.
Explore the properties of matrix transformations with these 10 stimulating questions.
Which line graph, equations and physical processes go together?
Was it possible that this dangerous driving penalty was issued in error?
Explore the shape of a square after it is transformed by the action of a matrix.
How much energy has gone into warming the planet?
Which of these infinitely deep vessels will eventually full up?
Work out the numerical values for these physical quantities.
Work with numbers big and small to estimate and calculate various quantities in biological contexts.
What functions can you make using the function machines RECIPROCAL and PRODUCT and the operator machines DIFF and INT?
Get further into power series using the fascinating Bessel's equation.
Estimate these curious quantities sufficiently accurately that you can rank them in order of size
Can you suggest a curve to fit some experimental data? Can you work out where the data might have come from?
Many physical constants are only known to a certain accuracy. Explore the numerical error bounds in the mass of water and its constituents.
See how enormously large quantities can cancel out to give a good approximation to the factorial function.
Starting with two basic vector steps, which destinations can you reach on a vector walk?
Can you make matrices which will fix one lucky vector and crush another to zero?
Explore the meaning of the scalar and vector cross products and see how the two are related.
Can you match the charts of these functions to the charts of their integrals?
Can you sketch these difficult curves, which have uses in mathematical modelling?
Explore how matrices can fix vectors and vector directions.
Who will be the first investor to pay off their debt?
Get some practice using big and small numbers in chemistry.
Analyse these beautiful biological images and attempt to rank them in size order.
Invent scenarios which would give rise to these probability density functions.
Build up the concept of the Taylor series
Which dilutions can you make using only 10ml pipettes?
Each week a company produces X units and sells p per cent of its stock. How should the company plan its warehouse space?
Investigate circuits and record your findings in this simple introduction to truth tables and logic.
By exploring the concept of scale invariance, find the probability that a random piece of real data begins with a 1.
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?
Look at the advanced way of viewing sin and cos through their power series.
Work with numbers big and small to estimate and calulate various quantities in biological contexts.
Are these estimates of physical quantities accurate?
When you change the units, do the numbers get bigger or smaller?
Are these statistical statements sometimes, always or never true? Or it is impossible to say?
Work with numbers big and small to estimate and calculate various quantities in physical contexts.
Which units would you choose best to fit these situations?