Maths B: Modelling and Problem Solving

Author: Julie Quinn and Owain Roland-Jones, Publisher: Phoenix
$32.95
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9781876580452

Each of these three titles for Maths A, Maths B and Maths C, provides a comprehensive range of questions for each topic, with an emphasis on modelling and problem solving. They are particularly valuable for Queensland senior maths students.

For each topic there are

  • fully worked solutions for each questions
  • formula test for each topic
  • general strategies for approaching questions on the topic
  • student record sheet, to record progress
  • tips for helping to solve questions

In addition there is a complete practice paper, using the format and layout of a senior maths examination, with annotations to show students how to approach the paper.

The result is a book that allows students to experience the complete range of the types of questions asked and which they can use:

  • in Year 11 and Year 12, while studying the topic in class
  • before examination and assessment for revision and final study
  • to concentrate on and improve in weaker topics

Julie Quinn is Curriculum Director at St Joseph's College Brisbane. Owain Rowland-Jones is an experienced senior maths teacher, formerly teaching at Scots College.


Contents

  • To the student
  • Using a topic approach
  • Steps to success
  • Techniques for answering questions
  • Exam techniques
  • Abbreviations, symbols
  • Sample exam paper, with annotations
  • Solutions to sample exam paper

TOPICS 

  • Functions
  • Rates of change
  • Periodic functions & applications, and trigonometry
  • Exponential & logarithmic functions, and applications
  • Optimisation using derivatives
  • Integration
  • Applied statistical analysis
More Information
Year Level Year 11, Year 12
Date of Publication 2003
ISBN 9781876580452
Subject Maths
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