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# Essential Mathematics AC Year 8 (1st Ed)

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Published: 1st April 2011
For Ages: 12 - 13 years old
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Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum Year 8 is a complete teaching and learning program to support the implementation of the new curriculum.

Developed by a team of highly experienced maths educators and authors, the series builds on a proven teaching and learning formula while acknowledging the variety of preferences, learning sequences and teaching methods that worked in the state curricula.

These ESSENTIAL resources for the Australian Curriculum offer:
- Authoritative and practical support to help you implement the syllabus from planning through to delivery and assessment
- Genuine understanding of what works in your classroom to guide students of different learning abilities and styles to success
- Integration of technology as a valuable tool for enhancing teaching and learning in the maths classroom
- A suite of flexible print and digital resource options to suit the needs of every school.

The series:

Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum has been developed by a team of highly experienced maths educators and proven authors to provide a complete teaching and learning program for the new curriculum.

Essential Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum is the result of years of careful planning and research, this series is based on a deep and authoritative interpretation of the syllabus to support you and your school in the implementation of the new curriculum.

Chapter 1: Integers Â

1.1 Whole number addition and subtractionÂ

1.2 Whole number multiplication and divisionÂ

1.3 Number propertiesÂ

1.4 Divisibility and prime factorisationÂ

1.5 Negative numbersÂ

1.6 Addition and subtraction of negative integersÂ

1.7 Multiplication and division of integers

1.8 Order of operations and substitutionÂ

Chapter 2: Lines shapes and solids

2.1 Angles at a pointÂ

2.2 Parallel linesÂ

2.3 TrianglesÂ

2.4 Unique trianglesÂ

2.6 PolygonsÂ

2.7 Solids and Eulerâ€™s rule
Chapter 3: Fractions decimals and percentages
3.1 Equivalent fractionsÂ

3.2 Operations with fractionsÂ

3.3 Operations with negative fractionsÂ

3.4 Understanding decimalsÂ

3.5 Operations with decimalsÂ

3.6 Terminating, recurring and rounding decimalsÂ

3.7 PercentagesÂ

3.8 Percentages: expressing and findingÂ

3.9 Decreasing and increasing by a percentageÂ

3.10 Calculating percentage changeÂ

3.11 Percentages and the unitary methodÂ

Chapter 4: Measurement and introduction to Pythagoras' theorem
4.1 Length and perimeterÂ

4.2 Circumference of a circleÂ

4.3 AreaÂ

4.5 Area of a circleÂ

4.6 Sectors and composite shapesÂ

4.7 Surface area of a prismÂ

4.8 Volume and capacityÂ

4.9 Volume of prisms and cylindersÂ

4.10 TimeÂ

4.11 Introduction to Pythagorasâ€™ theoremÂ

4.12 Using Pythagorasâ€™ theoremÂ

4.13 Finding the length of a shorter sideÂ

Chapter 5: Algebra
5.1 The language of algebraÂ

5.2 Substitution and equivalenceÂ

5.4 Multiplying and dividing termsÂ

5.5 Adding and subtracting algebraic fractionsÂ

5.6 Multiplying and dividing algebraic fractionsÂ

5.7 Expanding bracketsÂ

5.8 Factorising expressionsÂ

5.9 Applying algebraÂ

5.10 Index laws: multiplying and dividing powersÂ

5.11 Index laws: raising powersÂ

Chapter 6: Ratios and rates
6.1 Introducing ratiosÂ

6.2 Simplifying ratiosÂ

6.3 Dividing a quantity in a given ratioÂ

6.4 Scale drawingsÂ

6.5 Introducing ratesÂ

6.6 Ratios and rates and the unitary methodÂ

6.7 Solving rate problemsÂ

6.8 SpeedÂ

Chapter 7: Equations and inequalities
7.1 Equations reviewÂ

7.2 Equivalent equationsÂ

7.3 Equations with fractionsÂ

7.4 Variables on both sides of equationsÂ

7.5 Equations with bracketsÂ

7.6 Formulas and relationshipsÂ

7.7 ApplicationsÂ

7.8 InequalitiesÂ

7.9 Solving inequalitiesÂ

Chapter 8: Probability and statistics
8.1 Interpreting graphs and tablesÂ

8.2 Frequency tables and talliesÂ

8.3 HistogramsÂ

8.4 Measures of centreÂ

8.6 Surveying and samplingÂ

8.7 ProbabilityÂ

8.8 Multiple eventsÂ

8.9 Tree diagramsÂ

8.10 Venn diagrams and two-way tablesÂ

8.11 Experimental probabilityÂ

Chapter 9: Straight line graphs
9.1 The number planeÂ

9.2 Rules, tables and graphsÂ

9.3 Finding the rule using tablesÂ

9.6 The x-interceptÂ

9.7 Applying linear graphsÂ

9.8 Non-linear graphsÂ

Chapter 10: Transformation and congruenceÂ

10.1 ReflectionÂ

10.2 Translation

10.3 RotationÂ

10.4 Congruent figuresÂ

10.5 Congruent triangles

10.6 Similar figuresÂ

10.7 Similar triangles

ISBN: 9780521178648
ISBN-10: 0521178649
Series: Essential Mathematics
Audience: Primary / High School
For Ages: 12 - 13 years old