So You Really Want to Learn Maths Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Serena Alexander
  

So You Really Want to Learn Maths Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance

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Synopsis

So You Really Want to Learn Maths Book 3 A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Serena Alexander

The final book in the series features the very stretching material required by pupils working towards Level 3 or scholarship examinations at 13+. Topics covered include simultaneous equations, probability and trigonometry. Extensive practice exercises and extension questions will ensure pupils have understood the material covered and are sufficiently stretched so that they achieve those top grades. - Endorsed by ISEB - Covers all the topics required for Common Entrance Level 3 and scholarship examinations at 13+ - Extension exercises throughout will ensure pupils have understood the material covered and are sufficiently stretched so that they achieve those top grades - An Answer Book containing answers and a mark scheme is also available to save you time marking work

Reviews

These books provide a thorough grounding in maths. Detailed explanations are given through graded exercises, practical work, investigations and puzzles. The material is neatly laid-out, well organised with clear instructions and excellent diagrams, and very informative. The author even brings in fascinating snippets of history throughout the books: how the Egyptians wrote fractions, the history of the penny and of percentages, the origin of imperial units and much more. For instance, did you know that it was the Greeks who established the 'foot

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About the Author

Serena Alexander has taught Mathematics since 1987, originally in both maintained and independent senior schools. From 1999 she taught at St Paul's School for Boys, where she was Head of Mathematics at their preparatory school, Colet Court, before moving to Newton Preparatory School in London. She has been a member of the ISEB setting team for mathematics, is an ISI inspector and helps to run regular mathematics conferences for prep school teachers. She has a passion for maths and expects her pupils to feel the same way. After a lesson or two, they normally do!

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
448 pages

Author

Serena Alexander
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Publisher

Galore Park Publishing Ltd an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

30th October 2005

ISBN

9781902984346


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