# Resources tagged with: Quadratic equations

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### There are 15 results ### Partly Circles

##### Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

What is the same and what is different about these circle questions? What connections can you make? ### Square Mean

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Is the mean of the squares of two numbers greater than, or less than, the square of their means? ### Pent

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The diagram shows a regular pentagon with sides of unit length. Find all the angles in the diagram. Prove that the quadrilateral shown in red is a rhombus. ### Golden Thoughts

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Rectangle PQRS has X and Y on the edges. Triangles PQY, YRX and XSP have equal areas. Prove X and Y divide the sides of PQRS in the golden ratio. ### Pareq Calc

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Triangle ABC is an equilateral triangle with three parallel lines going through the vertices. Calculate the length of the sides of the triangle if the perpendicular distances between the parallel. . . . ### Xtra

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Find the sides of an equilateral triangle ABC where a trapezium BCPQ is drawn with BP=CQ=2 , PQ=1 and AP+AQ=sqrt7 . Note: there are 2 possible interpretations. ### Pentakite

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ABCDE is a regular pentagon of side length one unit. BC produced meets ED produced at F. Show that triangle CDF is congruent to triangle EDB. Find the length of BE. ### Darts and Kites

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Explore the geometry of these dart and kite shapes! ### Interactive Number Patterns

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How good are you at finding the formula for a number pattern ? ##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Surprising numerical patterns can be explained using algebra and diagrams... ### How Old Am I?

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In 15 years' time my age will be the square of my age 15 years ago. Can you work out my age, and when I had other special birthdays? ### A Third of the Area

##### Age 14 to 16 Short Challenge Level:

The area of the small square is $\frac13$ of the area of the large square. What is $\frac xy$? ### Always Two

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Find all the triples of numbers a, b, c such that each one of them plus the product of the other two is always 2. ### Two Cubes

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Two cubes, each with integral side lengths, have a combined volume equal to the total of the lengths of their edges. How big are the cubes? [If you find a result by 'trial and error' you'll need to. . . . ### Proof Sorter - Quadratic Equation

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

This is an interactivity in which you have to sort the steps in the completion of the square into the correct order to prove the formula for the solutions of quadratic equations.