You can be a creative mathematician, you can be someone who has your own mathematical ideas. Find your own interesting facts about 2021 and calculations that have the […]
This is a game for 2 players. You need a pack of 52 playing cards. Shuffle the cards. One player is dealer and turns the cards face up one at a time. Before seeing the card, the other player must say ‘red’ or ‘black’ and wins the card […]
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Two dice are RED and one is GREEN.
So if one RED is 4 and the other RED is 5 and the GREEN is 3 we should add together 4 and 5 to […]
How many green rectangles make one unit?
How many small red squares make one unit?
How many small blue rectangles make one unit?
How many small pink rectangles make one unit?
The aim of the game is to make a number as close to half a million as possible. Which of the numbers in the table is closest to half a million?
Each player […]
Watch the video about the Metre Cube and Scale.
How many children can fit inside a metre cube (1 metre by 1 metre by 1 metre)? How many adults?
How many cubic centimetres (1 centimetre by 1 centimetre by 1 centimetre) can fit inside a metre cube?
Including February 29th how many different birthdays can there be? Start with any 3 people A, B and C. What is the probability that B has a different birthday from […]
The probability that there are two people in a group with birthdays in the same month depends on the size of the group.
What if the group has more than twelve people?
What about a group of 2 people? What is the probability they have birthdays in different months?