School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Maths Challenge

Maths Challenge

The Newcastle Maths Challenges for 2019 are now closed.

This is for Year 8 (Maths Challenge) and Year 10 (Senior Maths Challenge) Mathematicians. The prize-giving ceremony will be held at the University on the evening of Wednesday 1 May 2019.

Challenge questions

Challenge solutions

Please visit the following links which show the solutions for the junior and senior maths challenges. 

Contact us
For more information, or to be added to the list of schools who receive the Challenge questions each year, please email the Maths Challenge team at