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19th February 2020
Give your views on the Deputy First Minister’s Holiday Maths Challenge
20th December 2019
If you’re looking for the solutions to this year’s Christmas Maths Challenge, you’ve come to the right place!
21st August 2019
Maths Week Scotland will be back from 30 September – 6 October 2019. You can uncover the maths we take for granted in our lives, and see maths in a whole new light during Maths Week Scotland. Even if you haven’t thought about maths since your last lesson at school, there is something for everyone….
26th July 2019
You can find the solutions to this year’s Deputy First Minster’s Summer Maths Challenge below. We hope you had a great time cheering on the Scottish Women’s National Team at their first World Cup. Enjoy the rest of your summer! DFM Summer Maths Challenge solutions
16th April 2019
We hope you enjoyed this year’s Deputy First Minster’s Easter Maths Challenge. Let us know how you got on hunting for minibeasts! Please select this link to access the solutions
15th April 2019
If you weren’t able to get out hunting minibeasts during the Easter holidays – don’t worry! Just click the image below to see how we got on and use our data to colour in your graphs.
4th January 2019
We hope you enjoyed the Deputy First Minster’s Christmas Maths Challenge – the solutions are below. Let us know how you got on with this year’s puzzles! Christmas Challenge 2018 Solutions
11th September 2018
Day Two and the pace is picking up! Maths is such a broad area and we have loved seeing so many different aspects reflected in the activities being carried out outside, online, in nurseries, schools and universities. Unleash your creative side in the maths inside photo competition which looks for maths in our surroundings, with…
10th September 2018
Let’s Get Started! Maths Week Scotland: Monday It’s finally, here. Maths Week Scotland 2018 is a go and what a start! All over the country we have been seeing how schools and communities are celebrating. There is still time to get involved with competitions, activities and online at www.nms.ac.uk/maths. If you want to find out…
10th September 2018
Room for a One More So, you’re primed and ready for the Daily Deputy First Minister challenges, you’re searching for maths inside your surroundings but you still want to squeeze a little more maths into your Maths Week? Many events have sold out but there are a few tickets left for some. Check the links…