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Broad Topics > Calculations and Numerical Methods > Multiplication & division The Deca Tree

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Find out what a Deca Tree is and then work out how many leaves there will be after the woodcutter has cut off a trunk, a branch, a twig and a leaf. Arranging the Tables

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There are 44 people coming to a dinner party. There are 15 square tables that seat 4 people. Find a way to seat the 44 people using all 15 tables, with no empty places. A-magical Number Maze

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This magic square has operations written in it, to make it into a maze. Start wherever you like, go through every cell and go out a total of 15! Napier's Bones

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The Scot, John Napier, invented these strips about 400 years ago to help calculate multiplication and division. Can you work out how to use Napier's bones to find the answer to these multiplications? Sam's Quick Sum

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What is the sum of all the three digit whole numbers? Ducking and Dividing

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Your vessel, the Starship Diophantus, has become damaged in deep space. Can you use your knowledge of times tables and some lightning reflexes to survive? The Pied Piper of Hamelin

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This problem is based on the story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Investigate the different numbers of people and rats there could have been if you know how many legs there are altogether! The 24 Game

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There are over sixty different ways of making 24 by adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing all four numbers 4, 6, 6 and 8 (using each number only once). How many can you find? Rabbits in the Pen

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Using the statements, can you work out how many of each type of rabbit there are in these pens? How Many Eggs?

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Peter, Melanie, Amil and Jack received a total of 38 chocolate eggs. Use the information to work out how many eggs each person had. Special 24

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Find another number that is one short of a square number and when you double it and add 1, the result is also a square number. Magic Potting Sheds

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Mr McGregor has a magic potting shed. Overnight, the number of plants in it doubles. He'd like to put the same number of plants in each of three gardens, planting one garden each day. Can he do it? What Two ...?

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56 406 is the product of two consecutive numbers. What are these two numbers? X Is 5 Squares

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Can you arrange 5 different digits (from 0 - 9) in the cross in the way described? Tom's Number

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Work out Tom's number from the answers he gives his friend. He will only answer 'yes' or 'no'. How Old?

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Cherri, Saxon, Mel and Paul are friends. They are all different ages. Can you find out the age of each friend using the information? Buckets of Thinking

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There are three buckets each of which holds a maximum of 5 litres. Use the clues to work out how much liquid there is in each bucket. Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Use the information to work out how many gifts there are in each pile. Zargon Glasses

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Zumf makes spectacles for the residents of the planet Zargon, who have either 3 eyes or 4 eyes. How many lenses will Zumf need to make all the different orders for 9 families? Divide it Out

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What is the lowest number which always leaves a remainder of 1 when divided by each of the numbers from 2 to 10? Domino Numbers

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Can you see why 2 by 2 could be 5? Can you predict what 2 by 10 will be? Machines

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What is happening at each box in these machines? Forgot the Numbers

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On my calculator I divided one whole number by another whole number and got the answer 3.125. If the numbers are both under 50, what are they? Clever Santa

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All the girls would like a puzzle each for Christmas and all the boys would like a book each. Solve the riddle to find out how many puzzles and books Santa left. Clock Face

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Where can you draw a line on a clock face so that the numbers on both sides have the same total? Sending Cards

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This challenge asks you to investigate the total number of cards that would be sent if four children send one to all three others. How many would be sent if there were five children? Six? Route Product

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Find the product of the numbers on the routes from A to B. Which route has the smallest product? Which the largest? Penta Post

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Here are the prices for 1st and 2nd class mail within the UK. You have an unlimited number of each of these stamps. Which stamps would you need to post a parcel weighing 825g? Book Codes

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Look on the back of any modern book and you will find an ISBN code. Take this code and calculate this sum in the way shown. Can you see what the answers always have in common? How Much Did it Cost?

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Use your logical-thinking skills to deduce how much Dan's crisps and ice-cream cost altogether. It Was 2010!

Age 5 to 11 Challenge Level:

If the answer's 2010, what could the question be? Six Numbered Cubes

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

This task combines spatial awareness with addition and multiplication. Six Ten Total

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This challenge combines addition, multiplication, perseverance and even proof. Four Go for Two

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Four Go game for an adult and child. Will you be the first to have four numbers in a row on the number line? Surprising Split

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Does this 'trick' for calculating multiples of 11 always work? Why or why not? What Is Ziffle?

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Can you work out what a ziffle is on the planet Zargon? Square Subtraction

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Look at what happens when you take a number, square it and subtract your answer. What kind of number do you get? Can you prove it? Escape from the Castle

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Skippy and Anna are locked in a room in a large castle. The key to that room, and all the other rooms, is a number. The numbers are locked away in a problem. Can you help them to get out? Fingers and Hands

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How would you count the number of fingers in these pictures? Multiply the Addition Square

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If you take a three by three square on a 1-10 addition square and multiply the diagonally opposite numbers together, what is the difference between these products. Why? Number Tracks

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Ben’s class were cutting up number tracks. First they cut them into twos and added up the numbers on each piece. What patterns could they see? Countdown

Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game. Next Number

Age 7 to 11 Short Challenge Level:

Find the next number in this pattern: 3, 7, 19, 55 ... Today's Date - 01/06/2009

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What do you notice about the date 03.06.09? Or 08.01.09? This challenge invites you to investigate some interesting dates yourself. Being Resilient - Primary Number

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Number problems at primary level that may require resilience. Sept03 Sept03 Sept03

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This number has 903 digits. What is the sum of all 903 digits? Cows and Sheep

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Use your logical reasoning to work out how many cows and how many sheep there are in each field. Function Machines

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If the numbers 5, 7 and 4 go into this function machine, what numbers will come out? One Million to Seven

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Start by putting one million (1 000 000) into the display of your calculator. Can you reduce this to 7 using just the 7 key and add, subtract, multiply, divide and equals as many times as you like? The Money Maze

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Go through the maze, collecting and losing your money as you go. Which route gives you the highest return? And the lowest?