Some practice exercises, mixing Achieved, Merit and Excellence.

Scope of the Topic pdf file

Notes on the techniques required for solving simultaneous equations, and in particular non-linear simultaneous equations of lines intersecting circles, hyperbolas and parabolas.

Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3

Practice 4 Practice 5 Practice 6 pdf files

Some practice exercises. The first three are mostly Achieved, with a page of worked answers, and the second three are Merit and Excellence, with two pages of worked answers.

Notes on the techniques required for solving simultaneous equations, and in particular non-linear simultaneous equations of lines intersecting circles, hyperbolas and parabolas.

Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3

Practice 4 Practice 5 Practice 6 pdf files

Some practice exercises at each grade level. One page, plus a page of worked answers.

Download Mahobe Booklet from the MathsCentre site.

A booklet written for this topic. Many of the exercises in this are in context, which is useful practice because the assessment itself will be. Also useful is that the answers are worked out in full.

Excel sheet zip file

Allows you to practice the core basic skills.

Achieved 1 Achieved 2 Achieved 3

Achieved 4 Achieved 5 Achieved 6 pdf files

Each is one page of questions, plus one of worked answers. Each represents the Achieved and sometimes lower Merit skills.

Merit+ 1 Merit+ 2 Merit+ 3

Merit+ 4 Merit+ 5 Merit+ 6 pdf files

Each is one page of questions, plus one of worked answers. Each starts at the normal run of Merit and moves into the Excellence range.

Trial 1 is a bit short, being intended to give an overall feel of what an assessment might look like.

Trial 2 is for practice organising your work in a coherent way when there are a lot of points.

Trial 3 has a very hard Excellence part.

Notes on the terminology and skills required. You should start learning this material early in the unit. Trying to cram it all in just towards the end is unlikely to be successful, as there is too much.

Checklist Marking Schedule pdf files

A guide to help ensure you do not miss any part of any analysis and a marking schedule, of the sort that your teacher might use, to indicate what each grade level requires.

Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3 pdf files

Some data sets to work with.

Notes of the key features of the graphs required.

Excel sheet zip file

Allows you to practice the basic skills, especially writing equations.

Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3 pdf files

These are one page worksheets, with a page of answers. There are a few questions at each level, but mostly not too difficult. These worksheets completely exclude trig graphs (sine, cosine, tangent) which we will do separately at the end of the topic.

Practice Paper #1 with Answers and Marking Schedule pdf files

Practice Paper #2 with Answers and Marking Schedule

An indication of the way the questions will be posed in a context, rather than given as isolated examples. For best results students need to understand that they must explain all their steps, and actively suggest alternatives, rather than just write bare answers.

Graphical Calculator notes for this topic pdf file

Students should be comfortable with graphing all the relevant graphs, as this allows them to check their answers very quickly.

Notes on the techniques required for solving networks to Achieved at Level 2.

Practice 1 Practice 2 Practice 3 pdf files

Some worksheets at Achieved and Merit. One page, plus a page of worked answers.