## Level

Drag the green dice faces onto the yellow net so that when it is folded to form a cube the numbers on opposite faces

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Match the British and American words for mathematical concepts. So far this activity has been accessed 19513 times and 499 Transum Trophies have been awarded for completing it.

## Dice Net Challenge

#### Place the faces of the dice on the corresponding faces of the net of a cube. This challenge requires number and spacial awareness skills.

You can earn a trophy for completing each of the eleven Dice Net Challenges. The reason that there are eleven challenges is that there are eleven different nets for a cube; each challenge involves a different net.

When the six dice faces have been dragged onto the net the computer will check to se whether you have met the conditions in the challenge. If you get it wrong you can rarrange to dice faces until you get it right.

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## Suggestions

Thanks to everyone for their suggestions for challenges. Many of the possible situations have been built into the activity above.

Valerie Bibbons, Cornwall

Friday, March 30, 2007

"Drag the numbers onto the net so that when it is made into a cube the sum of the opposite numbers are consecutive."

Nick Moore, Sir William Robertson High School

Monday, May 14, 2007

"Drag the numbers onto the net so that when it is folded to form a cube
numbers on opposite faces add up to factors of 36."

Kaleb, North Dakota

Thursday, December 4, 2008

"Multiply the numbers so the opposite sides equal 6,10, and 24."

Josh White, Marshfields School

Monday, May 11, 2009

"Can you make each opposite number of a dice times together to create a multiple of 6?"

Reggie, Cork

Saturday, June 6, 2009

"If you add the number on the opposite faces it will be 12 or less."

Mark Lawrence, Birmingham

Thursday, October 29, 2009

"Opposite faces sums are consecutive and less than 9."

Jane Woodhams, Croydon

Sunday, June 5, 2011

"When folded into a cube one pair of opposite faces equal a prime number the other four faces do not have either an odd next to an odd or an even next to an even
example 6 opposite 5
1 opposite 3
2 opposite 4."

4R Maths Magicians, Portswood Primary School

Monday, November 7, 2011

"Drag the numbers into the boxes so the oppesite numbers so when you divide the smaller number by the bigger number the result is less than 10."

James Jig, Fred Nicholson School

Monday, March 5, 2012

"Numbers on opposite sides add up to multiples of three."

Arya, Singapore

Friday, March 30, 2012

"Drag the numbers so that when the cube is folded up, the numbers on the opposite sides add up to prime numbers."

Joe Woods, Wigan

Sunday, November 25, 2012

"Arrange the numbers so that when it is folded to make a cube, opposite faces multily to give an even number."

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Did you know that there are left-handed and right-handed dice?

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