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LOGICAL GAMES AND PUZZLES

David Lovelock
Department of Mathematics
University of Arizona

These three self-extracting files contain a number of logical and mathematical games and puzzles some of which can be used to illustrate mathematical ideas to students in grade 6 and above. The following is a list of the games and puzzles in each file together with the mathematical concept which is illustrated in that game or puzzle.

logic.exe (Version 1.07)

  • Factor Game - Factors of numbers
  • Factor Game for 2 - Factors of numbers
  • Flower - Sums of numbers
  • Secret Sentence - Inequalities
  • Hurkle 1 - Coordinates and compass directions
  • Hurkle 2
  • Get Point - Coordinates
  • Get Point - Random
  • Rainbow Logic
  • Blackbox
  • Mastermind
  • Not One - Probability

logic2.exe (Version 1.06)

  • Prime Number Game - Prime numbers
  • 3 Digits
  • Lockers
  • Add and Multiply - Final numbers
  • Reverse
  • Coin Swap
  • Coin Piles
  • Slither 1 - Patterns of numbers
  • Slither 2 - "
  • Slither 3 - "
  • Slither 4 - "
  • Word Arithmetic - Long division and codes
  • Quadratic Bingo - Factors of a quadratic
  • Grocery Bingo - Multiplication

logic3.exe (Version 1.01)

  • Number Puzzle - Find a number from clues
  • Tax Collector - Factors
  • Beans
  • Think-A-Dot
Download logic.exe [307 KB].

Download logic2.exe [327 KB].

Download logic3.exe [133 KB].

Look at other programs in the University of Arizona collection.

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