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  • 5 years ago

Does anyone have any fun maths puzzles i could use? Not too difficult - for a group of fairly bright 14 year olds :)

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  1. anonymous
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    Yes, what what happens when an unstoppable force collides with an immovable object?

  2. anonymous
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    ^Not math ik

  3. anonymous
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    haha that's funny :') but yeah i need them to be more maths related :)

  4. anonymous
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    Try answering my alg. 2 test question im re-doing: Write an equation for the parabola with a vertex at (2, -1) and y-intercept 5.

  5. anonymous
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    Oh "FUN" Didn't catch that.

  6. anonymous
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    Haha! Yes quite short and fun please!

  7. anonymous
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    What is i^27?

  8. anonymous
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    the majority of my class won't know what i is :(

  9. anonymous
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    Any particular type of math puzzle? Geometry? Probability?

  10. anonymous
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    Nothing in particular really.. one of the ones i'm doing, is \[x=\sqrt{6+\sqrt{6+\sqrt{6...}}}\]

  11. anonymous
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    Prove Pythagorean theorem. :D

  12. anonymous
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    I would but we've actually done that too many times now!

  13. anonymous
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    Someone else did the question about the childrens ages, where the eldest child has a cat with a wooden leg, if you know that one?

  14. anonymous
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    So a worded problem could be good :)

  15. anonymous
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    How about this: a bear is facing south. He walks forward for a mile, then turns right 90 degrees. He then walks forward another mile, then turns right 90 degrees again. He then walks a final mile forward. The bear is still facing south. What color is the bear?

  16. anonymous
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    Oh yes thankyou! I like that one :) Thanks for your help!

  17. anonymous
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    No problem :) Feel free to ask if you need any more!

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