Mathematics - Research News

Sticky Triangles

 Mathematics - Research News
 24 May 2022
Can you continue this pattern of triangles and begin to predict how many sticks are used for each new "layer"?...

Chain of Changes

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Arrange the shapes in a line so that you change either colour or shape in the next piece along. Can you find several ways to start with a blue triangle and end with a red circle?...

Plants

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Three children are going to buy some plants for their birthdays. They will plant them within circular paths. How could they do this?...

Circle Panes

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Look at the mathematics that is all around us - this circular window is a wonderful example....

Timber!

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
How can the school caretaker be sure that the tree would miss the school buildings if it fell?...

Growing Garlic

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Ben and his mum are planting garlic. Can you find out how many cloves of garlic they might have had?...

Street Sequences

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Investigate what happens when you add house numbers along a street in different ways....

Can You Do it Too?

 Mathematics - Research News
 23 May 2022
Try some throwing activities and see whether you can throw something as far as the Olympic hammer or discus throwers....

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