Arrange the numbers on the squares so that each of the three digit numbers formed horizontally are square numbers and each of the three digit numbers formed vertically are even.
Congratulations!
How many different ways can this puzzle be solved using these digits?
Your answer is not correct.
Press the Clear button and try again.
The numbers in the circles can be moved by dragging them using a mouse or your finger (if you have a touch screen or interactive whiteboard).
1
2
5
6
8
4
4
4
4
Tweet about this starter  Share 
Topics: Starter  Number  Problem Solving
How did you use this starter? Can you suggest
how teachers could present or develop this resource? Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive
feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for Maths teachers anywhere in the world.
Click here to enter your comments.
If you don't have the time to provide feedback we'd really appreciate it if you could give this page a score! We are constantly improving and adding to these starters so it would be really helpful to know which ones are most useful. Simply click on a button below:
This starter has scored a mean of 3.2 out of 5 based on 262 votes.
Previous Day  This starter is for 10 February  Next Day
Here are all of the possible answers:
Teacher, do your students have
access to computers? 

Here a concise URL for a version of this page without the comments.
Transum.org/go/?Start=February10
Here is the URL which will take them to a game involving square numbers.
Too difficult? Try the simplified version (two digit numbers).