KS3 Special Number Patterns Investigation

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A KS3 investigatory activity worksheet looking at three number patterns: Kaprekar’s Sequence, Pascal’s Triangle and Fibonacci Sequence. Students investigate the patterns, and make predictions on subsequent terms.


  • Some special number patterns - activities.pdf

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Created: Aug 10, 2009

Updated: Jan 28, 2015

This resource is designed for UK teachers. View US version .

10 Reviews

  • 5
    user avatarmrbrooks8 months agoreport

    Thank you for sharing a great resource. It would be nice to have a word document as well that could be edited.

    • user avatarUsernameReply from Author8 months ago

      Sorry - an exhaustive search of my files only turns up the PDF version! If someone is able to convert it I am happy for them to go ahead.

  • 5
    user avatarannclewesa year agoreport

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    user avatarkubischka year agoreport

    Very good resource, looking forward to use it with the lower 9s.

  • 5
    user avatarHelenHutt2 years agoreport

    good clear resource to investigate some special sequences

  • 5
    user avatarsuzannerey2 years agoreport

    Brilliant, just what I needed, thank you.