This document provides links to stemNRICH problems mapped to maths, science and technology curriculum topics.

Challenge Level

This collection of resources is designed for developing STEM at Post-16.

Scientists are interested in how things grow and decay. Maths provides the tools!

Planning a complex task is often what makes the difference between success and failure.

Explore the contribution maths makes to engineering projects.

Is my container big enough? How should I pack a container? How quickly will it fill up?

Why do I need to learn trigonometry? Plenty of reasons - and here are some examples!

Modern astronomy starts with observation - maths provides the tools to understand what we see.

Big numbers, small numbers, calculations - all part of discovering more about the living world.

Understanding ratio and proportion is vital in science and in design technology.

These problems introduce key mathematical skills which are needed to understand chemical processes.

Explore the maths of the environmental and geological sciences.

Graphs are a crucial tool in dealing with the data that science generates.

Without scale and measurement, science, design and engineering would not exist!

If you want to do interesting things with a computer, why not learn to program?