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Two's Company

Age 11 to 14
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Seven balls are shaken. You win if the two blue balls end up touching. What is the probability of winning?

Which Spinners?

Age 14 to 18
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Can you work out which spinners were used to generate the frequency charts?

Red or Black Spinner

Age 3 to 16
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A simple spinner that is equally likely to land on Red or Black. Useful if tossing a coin, dropping it, and rummaging about on the floor have lost their appeal. Needs a modern browser; if IE then at. . . .

Interactive Spinners

Age 11 to 14
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This interactivity invites you to make conjectures and explore probabilities of outcomes related to two independent events.

Flippin' Discs

Age 11 to 14
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Discs are flipped in the air. You win if all the faces show the same colour. What is the probability of winning?

Cosy Corner

Age 11 to 14
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Six balls are shaken. You win if at least one red ball ends in a corner. What is the probability of winning?

Thank Your Lucky Stars

Age 14 to 16
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A counter is placed in the bottom right hand corner of a grid. You toss a coin and move the star according to the following rules: ... What is the probability that you end up in the top left-hand. . . .

Excel Interactive Resource: Long Multiplication

Age 11 to 16
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Use an Excel spreadsheet to explore long multiplication.

Cushion Ball Interactivity

Age 14 to 16
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The interactive diagram has two labelled points, A and B. It is designed to be used with the problem "Cushion Ball"

Excel Interactive Resource: Number Grid Functions

Age 11 to 16
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Use Excel to investigate the effect of translations around a number grid.

Excel Interactive Resource: the up and Down Game

Age 11 to 16
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Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to explore number in this exciting game!

Excel Interactive Resource: Equivalent Fraction Bars

Age 11 to 16
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A simple file for the Interactive whiteboard or PC screen, demonstrating equivalent fractions.

Excel Interactive Resource: Fraction Multiplication

Age 11 to 16
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Use Excel to explore multiplication of fractions.

Drips

Age 7 to 14
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An animation that helps you understand the game of Nim.

Excel Interactive Resource: Fraction Addition & Fraction Subtraction

Age 11 to 16
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Use Excel to practise adding and subtracting fractions.

Excel Interactive Resource: Haitch

Age 11 to 16
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An Excel spreadsheet with an investigation.

Excel Interactive Resource: Interactive Division

Age 11 to 16
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Use an Excel to investigate division. Explore the relationships between the process elements using an interactive spreadsheet.

Excel Interactive Resource: Multiples Chain

Age 11 to 16
Challenge Level

Use an interactive Excel spreadsheet to investigate factors and multiples.

Jam

Age 14 to 16
Challenge Level

To avoid losing think of another very well known game where the patterns of play are similar.

Colour in the Square

Age 7 to 16
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Can you put the 25 coloured tiles into the 5 x 5 square so that no column, no row and no diagonal line have tiles of the same colour in them?

Cogs

Age 11 to 14
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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. . . .

Olympic Magic

Age 14 to 16
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in how many ways can you place the numbers 1, 2, 3 … 9 in the nine regions of the Olympic Emblem (5 overlapping circles) so that the amount in each ring is the same?

Factor Lines

Age 7 to 14
Challenge Level

Arrange the four number cards on the grid, according to the rules, to make a diagonal, vertical or horizontal line.

Got It

Age 7 to 14
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A game for two people, or play online. Given a target number, say 23, and a range of numbers to choose from, say 1-4, players take it in turns to add to the running total to hit their target.

Stars

Age 11 to 14
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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?

Sliding Puzzle

Age 11 to 16
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The aim of the game is to slide the green square from the top right hand corner to the bottom left hand corner in the least number of moves.

Changing Places

Age 14 to 16
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Place a red counter in the top left corner of a 4x4 array, which is covered by 14 other smaller counters, leaving a gap in the bottom right hand corner (HOME). What is the smallest number of moves. . . .

An Unhappy End

Age 11 to 14
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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...

Square It

Age 11 to 16
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Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

Spot the Card

Age 14 to 16
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It is possible to identify a particular card out of a pack of 15 with the use of some mathematical reasoning. What is this reasoning and can it be applied to other numbers of cards?

Got a Strategy for Last Biscuit?

Age 11 to 16
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Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?

Fractions and Percentages Card Game

Age 11 to 16
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Can you find the pairs that represent the same amount of money?

Teddy Town

Age 5 to 14
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There are nine teddies in Teddy Town - three red, three blue and three yellow. There are also nine houses, three of each colour. Can you put them on the map of Teddy Town according to the rules?

Countdown

Age 7 to 14
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Here is a chance to play a version of the classic Countdown Game.

Countdown Fractions

Age 11 to 16
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Here is a chance to play a fractions version of the classic Countdown Game.

Estimating Angles

Age 7 to 14
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How good are you at estimating angles?

Instant Insanity

Age 11 to 18
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Given the nets of 4 cubes with the faces coloured in 4 colours, build a tower so that on each vertical wall no colour is repeated, that is all 4 colours appear.

Factors and Multiples Game

Age 7 to 16
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A game in which players take it in turns to choose a number. Can you block your opponent?

3D Treasure Hunt

Age 14 to 18
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Some treasure has been hidden in a three-dimensional grid! Can you work out a strategy to find it as efficiently as possible?

The Triangle Game

Age 11 to 16
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Can you discover whether this is a fair game?

Isosceles Triangles

Age 11 to 14
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Draw some isosceles triangles with an area of $9$cm$^2$ and a vertex at (20,20). If all the vertices must have whole number coordinates, how many is it possible to draw?

Matching Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Age 7 to 14
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Can you match pairs of fractions, decimals and percentages, and beat your previous scores?

First Connect Three

Age 7 to 14
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Add or subtract the two numbers on the spinners and try to complete a row of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Factors and Multiples - Secondary Resources

Age 11 to 16
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A collection of resources to support work on Factors and Multiples at Secondary level.

Treasure Hunt

Age 7 to 14
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Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the treasure in the minimum number of guesses?

Napoleon's Theorem

Age 14 to 18
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Triangle ABC has equilateral triangles drawn on its edges. Points P, Q and R are the centres of the equilateral triangles. What can you prove about the triangle PQR?

Picturing Triangular Numbers

Age 11 to 14
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Triangular numbers can be represented by a triangular array of squares. What do you notice about the sum of identical triangle numbers?

Number Pyramids

Age 11 to 14
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Try entering different sets of numbers in the number pyramids. How does the total at the top change?

More Number Pyramids

Age 11 to 14
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When number pyramids have a sequence on the bottom layer, some interesting patterns emerge...

Semi-regular Tessellations

Age 11 to 16
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Semi-regular tessellations combine two or more different regular polygons to fill the plane. Can you find all the semi-regular tessellations?