# Maths Revision & Practice Book 2 (Year 8)

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*Mathematics Revision and Practice* is a series of books, each one of which provides a revision and homework program covering a full year's work. Each set of skills is clearly explained with diagrams and examples and is accompanied by a page of practice exercises.

Forty revision worksheets - one for each week of the school year - test all topics and ensure that by the end of the year all work has been revised and understood.

Answers are provided to the practice exercises and revision worksheets.

Book 1 is for Yr 7, Book 2 is for Yr 8, Book 3 is for Yr 9 and Book 4 is for Yr 10.**Contents Book 2**

About this book

Overview and record sheet**Topic 1: Arithmetic skills**

Definitions

Skill 1.1: Adding whole numbers

Skill 1.2: Subtracting whole numbers

Skill 1.3: Multiplying whole numbers

Skill 1.4: Dividing whole numbers

Skill 1.5: Mixed numbers and improper fractions

Skill 1.6: Multiplying and dividing fractions

Skill 1.7: Equivalent fractions and cancelling

Skill 1.8: Adding and subtracting fractions with unequal denominators

Skill 1.9: Working with mixed numbers

Skill 1.10: Adding and subtracting decimals

Skill 1.11: Multiplying decimals.

Skill 1.12: Dividing decimals

Skill 1.13: Order of operations

Arithmetic skills practice**Topic 2: Directed Numbers**

Definitions

Skill 2.1: Adding and subtracting directed numbers

Skill 2.2: Double signs

Skill 2.3: Multiplying and dividing directed numbers

Skill 2.4: Order of operations

Directed number practice**Topic 3: Algebra & Equations**

Definitions

Skill 3.1: Adding and subtracting like terms

Skill 3.2: Multiplying algebraic terms

Skill 3.3: Dividing algebraic terms

Skill 3.4 Substitution

Skill 3..5 Expansion of brackets

Skill 3.6: Factorising algebraic expressions

Skill 3.7: Solving equations by removing one number

Skill 3.8: Solving equations by removing two numbers

Skill 3.9: Solving equations with brackets

Skill 3.10: Solving equations with pronumerals both sides

Skill 3.11: Solving equations by removing more than two numbers

Algebra and equations practice**Topic 4: Indices**

Definitions

Skill 4.1: Index notation

Skill 4.2: Multiplying index expressions

Skill 4.3: Dividing index expressions

Skill 4.4: Simplifying indices for multiplication and division

Skill 4.5: Expanding brackets with indices

Skill 4.6: Zero index

Indices practice**Topic 5: Working with numbers**

Definitions

Skill 5.1: Sharing quantities in a given ratio

Skill 5.2: Using ratios within a population

Skill 5.3: Using ratios in scale diagrams

Skill 5.4: Comparing the sizes of fractions

Skill 5.5: Finding fractions of quantities

Skill 5.6: Comparing the size of decimals

Skill 5.7: Converting decimals into fractions

Skill 5.8: Converting fractions into decimals

Skill 5.9: Making percentages into fractions

Skill 5.10: Making fractions into percentages

Skill 5.11: Expressing fractions of quantities as percentages

Skill 5.12: Finding percentages of quantities

Skill 5.13: Scientific notation

Skill 5.14: Mental calculations

Skill 5.15: Estimation

Working with numbers practice**Topic 6: The Cartesian Plane**

Definitions

Skill 6.1: Grid Construction

Skill 6.2: Locating: a point on the Cartesian plane

Skill 6.3: Finding co-ordinates from equations.

Skill 6.4: Plotting straight lines

Skill 6.5: Finding the gradient of a line

Skill 6.6: Horizontal and vertical lines

Cartesian plane practice**Topic 7: Geometry**

Definitions ~

Skill 7.1: Complementary, supplementary and vertically opposite angles

Skill 7.2: Working with angles between parallel lines

Skill 7.3 Angles in triangles

Skill 7.4: Angles in quadrilaterals

Skill 7.5: Making nets of solids

Skill 7.6: Moving shapes: rotation, reflection and translation

Skill 7 .7: Geometric Constructions

Geometry practice**Topic 8: Chance and Data**

Definitions

Skill 8.1: Tally tables

Skill 8.2: Pictographs

Skill 8.3: Bar graphs

Skill 8.4: Dot plots

Skill 8.5: Pie charts

Skill 8.6: Line graphs

Skill 8.7: Stem and leaf plots

Skill 8.8: Measures of central tendency

Skill 8.9: Measures of spread

Skill 8.10: Working with continuous data

Skill 8.11: Probability of single events

Skill 8.12: Displaying sample spaces

Skill 8.13: Probability of multiple events

Chance and data practice**Topic 9: Measurement**

Definitions

Skill 9.1: Converting length units

Skill 9.2: Comparing lengths

Skill 9.4: Area of shapes with straight sides

Skill 9.3: Perimeter of shapes with straight sides

Skill 9.5: Perimeter and area of circles

Skill 9.6: Composite areas

Skill 9.7: Surface area of solids

Skill 9.8: Volume of solids with straight sides

Skill 9.9: Conversion of mass, capacity and time units

Skill 9.10: Working with time

Measurement practice**Topic 10: Calculators**

Definitions

Skill 10.1: Estimating answers

Skill 10.2: Simple calculations

Skill 10.3: Fractions

Skill 10.4: Directed numbers

Skill 10.5: Use of the memory function

Skill 10.6: Rounding off answers

Skill 10.7: Squaring numbers

Skill 10.8: Finding the square root of a number

Skill 10.9: Making fractions into decimals

Skill 10.10: Percentages

Calculator practice

Revision & Practice Worksheets

Answers to practice sheets

Answers to Worksheets

Year Level | Year 8 |
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ISBN | 9781875695454 |

Subject | Maths |