Maths Practice & Tests Years 9/10

Author: George Fisher, Publisher: Phoenix
Maths Practice & Tests has a comprehensive range of exercises for extra practice arranged by topic for Years 9 and 10 as well as a series of whole tests for practice and revision including sample School Certificate tests.

Part One of Maths Practice & Tests contains a variety of challenging exercises organised by topic, covering all topics studied in Years 9 and 10. These exercises are intended to be used by students who need extra practice in a topic.

Part Two contains a series of practice tests of increasing difficulty. Each has two parts:
  • Part A consists of short answer questions,
  • Part B includes multi-part questions requiring longer answers. In addition, there are two sample School Certificate tests.
As well as testing the student's content knowledge over a range of topics, the tests are valuable in helping students deal with the procedures, format and time limits of formal tests.

Maths Practice & Tests is:
  • flexible - provides comprehensive formal tests plus items identified by topic
  • practical - easy-to-use and easy-to-mark; answers are included
  • economical - includes a lot of material and practice for a very affordable price
  • versatile - can be used at school or at home; can be used by a whole class or individuals with particular needs
  • practice - for Year 10 tests; for Year 9 scholarship and selective school entry examinations.
Maths Practice & Tests can be used:
  • in the classroom as a source of extra material
  • as a source of homework exercises
George Fisher is an experienced maths teacher who has taught at both state and private schools and is the author of a number of maths texts for schools. He is currently teaching at Taylor College.

Maths Practice & Tests for Years 9 - 10 is complemented by Maths Practice & Tests for Years 7 – 8  which contains a comprehensive range of exercises and practice examination papers for each topic in Years 7 and 8.

Maths Practice & Tests for Years 9 -10 Contents
  • Approximation and estimation
  • Using the hand calculator
  • Algebra: substitution, simplification
  • Algebraic fractions
  • Algebraic expressions with grouping symbols
  • Binomial products
  • Algebraic squares, difference of two squares
  • Metric system
  • Solving equations
  • Perimeter and area
  • Volume and surface area
  • Solving problems with equations
  • Area and volume: problems
  • Indices
  • Inequations
  • Consumer arithmetic
  • Formulas
  • Surds
  • Coordinate geometry
  • Statistics: measures of central tendency, cumulation, grouped data
  • Simultaneous equations
  • Factorisation
  • Trigonometry
  • Three-dimensional trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Quadratic equations
  • Number-plane graphs
  • Further volume and surface area
  • Further statistics: measures of spread, range, mean and standard deviation ..
  • Probability
  • Similarity
  • Further trigonometry: sine rule, cosine rule, area of a triangle
  • Circle geometry
  • Logarithms
  • Functions and mappings
  • Polynomials
  • Matrices
  • Set theory
  • Surveying
  • Navigation
  • Practise Test 1
  • Practise Test 2
  • Practise Test 3
  • Practise Test 4
  • Practise Test 5
  • Practise Test 6
  • Practise Test 7
  • Practise Test 8
  • Sample Test 1
  • Sample Test 2
  • Answers
More Information
Year Level Year 9, Year 10
ISBN 9781876580049
Subject Maths