Problem Solving Resources


GCSE Problem Solving Resources

The FMSP produces problem solving resources for GCSE students and teachers. The majority of these can be found on the GCSE problem solving page of the KS4 Resources section of this website.
Here is a taste of our GCSE problem solving resources.

Problem Solving Business Cards

The FMSP has produced a set of business card size problems for use with GCSE problems. You can get the individual problems from your Area Coordinator or download them here:

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Problem Solving Posters and Postcards

The Problem Solving set of posters have been produced by the FMSP. These are also available as a set of postcards. If you would like copies please contact the FMSP admin team: [email protected], or you can download and print the leaflet from this page.


Hints and solutions to these problems can be found in the Competitions pages in the Teachers section of this website.



Post-16 Problem Solving Resources

The FMSP produces materials to help post-16 students develop their problem solving skills in preparation for further study at university. Many of our materials are specifically design to help students prepare for the MAT, STEP and AEA papers.

Here is a sample of our problem-solving question sheets. A complete set can be found on the A level problem solving page in the A level resources section of this website.

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