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Try this: Soma cube

Safety: This activity uses hot glue. Younger mathematicians should ask an adult to help.

You will need

  • 27 small cubes – cheap dice are good
  • Hot melt glue

Making the puzzle

  1. This puzzle consists of seven pieces arranged to form one large cube. Each piece is made of three or four smaller cubes glued to form shapes. Click here to download a diagram showing all the pieces you will need to make.
  2. Clean your cubes with detergent and dry them thoroughly – this will make the glue stick better. Continue reading Try this: Soma cube