## Level

Instructions.

Check Try Again

Drag the cat and release to see it fly up to the shelves!

#### Hi-Low Predict

A version of the Play Your Cards Right TV programme. Calculate the probabilities of cards being higher or lower than the one shown. a fun way to practise applying probability and using fractions.

This game is intended to provide a little bit of fun with a loose mathematical connection. There is of course mathematics involved in knowing the angle and stretch required to get the cat to the correct shelf. There is also mathematics involved in following the instructions about the number sequences.

The sequences appear here for those who have a Transum Subscription.

Comment recorded on the 1 May 'Starter of the Day' page by Phil Anthony, Head of Maths, Stourport High School:

"What a brilliant website. We have just started to use the 'starter-of-the-day' in our yr9 lessons to try them out before we change from a high school to a secondary school in September. This is one of the best resources on-line we have found. The kids and staff love it. Well done an thank you very much for making my maths lessons more interesting and fun."

Comment recorded on the 11 January 'Starter of the Day' page by S Johnson, The King John School:

"We recently had an afternoon on accelerated learning.This linked really well and prompted a discussion about learning styles and short term memory."

#### Likelihood

Arrange some statements in order according to the probability of them happening. Compare your opinion with thousands of others. So far this activity has been accessed 3290 times and it is ready for you to enjoy!

Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for those learning Mathematics anywhere in the world. Click here to enter your comments.

## If you liked this you may also like:

#### Cliff Diving Monkeys

Test your timing skills by clicking on the monkeys so that they jump off the cliff at just the right time to land in the boat.

Transum.org/go/?to=monkeys

#### Discombobulated

A fun game requiring you to find numbers which add up to the target number as quickly as possible.

Transum.org/go/?to=danumber

##### Quite a challenge

Do you have quick reflexes? Rotate the cogs to catch the flying numbers in the correct sections.