The Tyrrells School

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Daily Maths

Good morning! Today, you are going to warm-up with a game of ‘fishing’ before completing today’s speed test.


Then, select one of the below Tarsia puzzles to complete. If you are feeling confident, why not try the 2,5 and 10 Tarsia puzzle. Which 2D shape does this end up making?


Remember, a Tarsia puzzle is a jigsaw puzzle made up of triangular pieces. Some or all of the puzzle pieces have problems or calculations on the side and can only be placed alongside the side of another piece that holds the correct answer. To complete the puzzle the player must match each answer to the correct question to make a new shape!


This is an example of part of Tarsia puzzle based on time: