Posted on February 13th 2020
Year 6 Using their maths skills to solve the Rubix Cube
Year 6 Rubix Cube
Year 6 have been using their own time to apply their maths skills to solve the Rubix cube. This is a great way to use reasoning skill, problem solving skills and using algorithms.
People attempting to solve the cube have developed algorithms to do things like swap two edge pieces or rotate the position of three corner cubies. An algorithm is a set of simple instructions, like a recipe, to produce a result. They are the essence of programming and decision mathematics.
Take a look at the video below!