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Oxford Mathematics for the Caribbean 3

Mathematics course for Caribbean students

Authors: Nicholas Goldberg and Neva Cameron-Edwards

Suitable for:  Caribbean Secondary Schools 11-14 year olds

Price:  £19.50 +VAT

ISBN: 978-0-19-913919-4
Publication date: 24/06/2010
Pack: 288 pages
Dimensions: 246x189mm

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Description

Bringing mathematics to life in full colour with plenty of examples from the Caribbean. It also includes a companion CD with extra practice exercises, worked examples, and animations.


Features

  • Accompanying CD with further practice exercises, animations, and full worked solutions
  • 'What's the point?' feature emphasises the relevance of mathematics in the real world
  • Full colour text design with useful illustrations to help explain concepts
  • Fresh and up-to-date content with Caribbean examples
  • Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter
  • Consolidation material for each unit to reinforce key knowledge
  • Fully differentiated exercises to cater for a wide range of abilities
  • Regular revision exercises to help monitor progress

This page was last updated on 20 January 2019 at 04:30 GMT

Table of Contents

1. Computation
1.1: Working with fractions
1.2: Working with decimals
1.3: Fraction, decimals and percentages
1.4: Estimation
1.5: Rounding numbers
1.6: Standard form
1.7: Calculations and computers
Consolidation
Summary
2. Measurement 1
2.1: Perimeter
2.2: Basics of area
2.3: Area of composite shapes
2.4: Areas of parallelograms and trapeziums
2.5: Circles, arcs and sectors
Consolidation
Summary
3. Ratio and proportion
3.1: Making comparisons
3.2: More about ratios
3.3: Simplifying ratios
3.4: Proportion
Consolidation
Summary
4. Algebra
4.1: Basic Algebra
4.2: Solving linear equations
4.3: Forming and solving equations
4.4: Linear inequalities
4.5: Simultaneous equations
Consolidation
Summary
Revision Exercise 1
5. Geometry
5.1: All about angles
5.2: Classifying polygons
5.3: Construction geometry
Consolidation
Summary
6. Trigonometry
6.1: Right angled triangles
6.2: Pythagoras theorem
6.3: Naming sides
6.4: The tangent of an angle
6.5: Working with tangents
6.6: The sine of an angle
6.7: The centre of an angle
Consolidation
Summary

7. Negative numbers
7.1: Adding negative numbers
7.2: Subtracting negative numbers
7.3: Multiplying negative numbers
7.4: Division of negative numbers
7.5: Using your knowledge
Consolidation
Summary
8. Measurement 2
8.1: Estimation
8.2: Volume basics
8.3: Volume of prisms and cylinders
8.4: Surface areas
Consolidation
Summary
Revision Exercise 2
9. Graphs
9.1: Plotting graphs
9.2: Reading graphs
9.3: Drawing graphs
9.4: Linear graphs
9.5: Graphs of quadratics
Consolidation
Summary
10. Transformations
10.1: Reflections
10.2: Rotation
10.3: Translation
10.4: Enlargement
Consolidation
Summary
11. Consumer Arithmetic
11.1: Fractions and percentages
11.2: Loans and interest
11.3: Hire purchase
11.4: Currency conversions
Consolidation
Summary
12. Statistics and probability
12.1: Bar charts and pie charts
12.2: Histograms
12.3: Averages
12.4: Frequency tables and means
12.5: Using statistics
12.6: Probability
Consolidation
Summary
Revision Exercise 3
Glossary
Answers
Index