Puzzles and Games

I enjoy puzzles, and want to be able to use puzzles and games in my classrooms. But to do that effectively I need to keep track of all the different places to find puzzles, whether new ones, or older puzzles I’ve used before. Here is my attempt to compile as many puzzles as I can.

Check the menu for specific types of puzzles, or look at the bottom of the page for a list of all puzzles stored on this website.

Below is a list of other places to look for mathematical puzzles, games, and curiosities.

This page is currently being rebuilt. The original version of this page can be found here.

Area #6
Find the exact value of the purple area.
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Area #5
Find the exact perimeter of the purple pentagram inside the unit equilateral triangle.
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Area #4
Find the exact value of the purple area.
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Area Maze #8
Find the exact value of the purple area.
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Area Maze #7
Find the purple area.
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Area 3
Find the exact value for the purple area.
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Area Maze #6
Find the shaded area. The purple point is the centre of the square.
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Area #2
If the pink and white areas are equal, what is the distance shown?
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Area #1
What is the shortest distance from the edge of the square to the edge of the circle in the centre
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Area Scramble #1
Find the area of triangle ACD.
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