Applications Assessment

Applications Assessment

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N5 Maths Applications 

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Applications Practice 

ApplicationsCheck ListCourtesy of Zeta Maths
ApplicationsPractice Booklet Courtesy of Gryffe High School
ApplicationsPractice Booklet Courtesy of Larkhall Academy
ApplicationsPractice Test One
ApplicationsPractice Test One - Solutions
ApplicationsPractice Test Two
ApplicationsPractice Test Three

Expressions & Formulae Practice

Expressions & Formulae
Expressions & FormulaeCheck ListCourtesy of Zeta Maths
Expressions & FormulaePractice Booklet Courtesy of Gryffe High School
Expressions & FormulaePractice Booklet - Part OneCourtesy of Larkhall Academy
Expressions & FormulaePractice Booklet - Part TwoCourtesy of Larkhall Academy
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test One
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test One - Solutions
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test Two
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test Two - Solutions
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test Three
Expressions & FormulaePractice Test Four

Relationships Practice

RelationshipsCheck ListCourtesy of Zeta Maths
RelationshipsPractice Booklet Courtesy of Gryffe High School
RelationshipsPractice Booklet - Part OneCourtesy of Larkhall Academy
RelationshipsPractice Booklet - Part TwoCourtesy of Larkhall Academy
RelationshipsPractice Test One
RelationshipsPractice Test One - Solutions
RelationshipsPractice Test Two
RelationshipsPractice Test Three
Outcome 1.2


Applications Assessment Topics

  • Area of a Triangle (A = 1/2 absinC)
  • Cosine Rule (a² = b² + c² – 2bccosA)
  • Sine Rule (a/sinA = b/sin B = c/sinC)
  • Bearings
  • Finding & drawing the resultant vector
  • Coordinates & vectors in 3D
  • Magnitude of a vector
  • Appreciation/depreciation (compound interest)
  • Fractions
  • Reversing a % change
  • Standard deviation
  • Scatter graphs and line of best fit
  • Quartiles and averages

Expressions & Form Assessment Topics

  • Algebra
  • Expanding brackets
  • Factorising – common factor
  • Factorising – the difference of two squares
  • Factorising – trinomials
  • Algebraic fractions
  • Surds
  • Indices
  • Scientific Notation
  • Significant Figures
  • Expanding Brackets
  • Gradient
  • Gradient formula
  • Circle
  • Volume
  • Volume of a sphere, cone or pyramid
  • Significant figures
  • Sector Length
  • Sector Area

Relationships Assessment Topics

  • Equation of a straight line: y – b = m(x – a)
  • Inequations: 5x – 11 < x – 3
  • Simultaneous Equations
  • Changing the Subject
  • Find the equation given of a graph of a parabola
  • Quadratic Functions
  • Factorising Trinomials
  • Significant Figures
  • Solving Quadratics
  • Parabolas
  • Sketch a graph such as y = (x + 4)(x – 2)
  • Understand equations such as: y = (x – 4)² – 5
  • Solve equations such as (x – 3)(x + 7) = 0
  • Quadratic Formula
  • Nature of the Roots
  • Pythagoras’ Theorem and its Converse
  • Angles inside shapes
  • Similarity – Linear, Area & Volume
  • Trig Graphs
  • Trig Equations
  • How to construct an equation from a real life context

Study Guides

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