ISBN 9780340859872,Mathematics Assessment For Learning And Teaching: Teach Yourself Mathematics

Mathematics Assessment For Learning And Teaching: Teach Yourself Mathematics



Teach Yourself Books

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9780340859872

ISBN-10 0340859873


Number of Pages 288 Pages
Language (English)

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This step-by-step introduction is written primarily for maths learners who do not have teacher support. It provides clear explanations and numerous worked examples to guide you to an understanding of essential mathematical concepts and techniques. Exercises are included to test and reinforce your understanding of the topic. The text takes account of recent developments in mathematics, such as the greater prominence of probability and statistics in maths education and general usage. It also covers: the basic arithmetical processes, algebra and geometry; problems involving percentages, profit and loss and interest calculations; expressing numbers as the products of prime factors; Pythagoras' Theorem and trigonometry; fractions and decimals; organising and illustrating data; using ratio and proportion.