Brain Teasers

Pit Your Wits

Brain Teasers

We hope you will have some fun doing the word search and calculating the sail areas.

Word Search

Can you find these words hidden in the box below?  You can download and print a pdf using the link further down.

BOWSPRIT
BREAKWATER
CUTTER
DOLPHIN
FRIGATE
GAFF
GANNET
GUILLEMOT
HALYARD
JOHANNA
KETCH
MATE
MIZZEN
MOOSK
PEGASUS
PLANKTON
PORT
SAILOR
SHEET
SKIPPER
STARBOARD
STERN
SUBMARINE
TAMAR
TANKER
YACHT

Maths Teaser

Use the diagram below to work out the area of each sail.  You can download and print a pdf using the link below.