topics for the calculator paper

Discussion in 'Mathematics' started by pglennon, Mar 3, 2012.

1. pglennon

Anyone made an educated guess as to what's coming in the calculator paper on Monday afternoon?

2. mathsnmusic

Heres's my list, tell me what I've missed:
&bull; Trial and Improvement
&bull; Solving simple equations
&bull; Substituting into formula
&bull; Sequences - nth term
&bull; Writing expressions
&bull; Laws of indices
&bull; Area and circumference of circles
&bull; Pythagoras
&bull; Volume
&bull; Surface area
&bull; Nets
&bull; Transformations
&bull; Compound area
&bull; Bearings
&bull; Interior and exterior angles of polygons
&bull; Ratio & value for money
&bull; Speed calculations
&bull; Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages
&bull; Calculating percentages of amounts
&bull; Calculating percentage increase and decrease
&bull; Simple percentage interest
&bull; Averages and range from lists of data
&bull; Mean from frequency tables
&bull; Questionnaires
&bull; Pie charts
&bull; Scatter diagrams
&bull; Relative frequency

3. jn33

Trigonometry
Distance-time graphs
Loci and construction
Solving quadratic equations (formula and by factorising)
Calculator use