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Four in a row is similar to the paper game "noughts and crosses" but we have changed it into a one person maths learning / revision game. The aim of the game is to win 4 cells in a row from a grid of 16 cells.

The game will reinforce the maths you have chosen to learn by getting you to match the question to the correct answer.

*Notes*

- Do the Intermediate lessons for your topic before playing this game
- Wrong answers are ok, you just have to try again until you get them right
- There is help available for all games by clicking the question mark button

Duck shoot * The frog flies * Pong * The beetle and the bee

Four in a row * Mix and match * Sow grow

Choose or lose * Cat and mouse * Rock fall

- Select "4 in a row" on the maths games selection page.
- Take a quick look at the method text for 4 in a row.
- Click on PLAY to proceed, or change your topic with the CHANGE TOPIC button.
- On the play page you have a grid of 16 pictures (some topic picture are shown multiple times for shorter topics).
- Click on a picture cell.
- The topic question will appear along with a series of possible answers.
- Click the speaker icon to hear any particular answer (Speech enabled browsers only).
- Click the answer that corresponds to the picture question.
- If you are correct, the picture will be replaced by a tick - otherwise, a wrong sound will play.
- Continue matching picture questions to their correct answers until you have completed a line of 4 cells.
- The line can be diagonal as well as horizontal or vertical.
- 4 ticks in a row wins the game.
- Choose an option from the green sign, or click on games to choose a different game.