Billiards, pool and snooker – they are all about learning about angles and force. Test your skills of these here in this free online billiards game. There are six increasingly challenging levels – how many will you complete?
Instructions: Use your mouse to position the cue carefully and line up your shot. The left click to take your shot – the longer you hold the button down the more force you will hit the cue ball with.
Learning objective: To consider the angles in billiards games.
(i) If you want a ball to move to the left, where should you aim to hit it?
(ii) When a ball hits a cushion at the side of the table, what angle does it bounce off at?