Unit 11 : Ratio and proportion
Simplifying ratios
Writing a ratio in the form 1 : n or n : 1
Dividing in a given ratio
Solving problems with ratio
Combining ratios
Direct and inverse proportion
Unitary method
Conversion graphs
Currency
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Unit 14 : Powers and types of number
Square numbers
Cube numbers
Multiples, factors, lowest common multiples and highest common factors
Prime numbers
Expressing a number as a product of its prime factors
Calculating with powers of 1, 0 and 1
Roots and cube roots
Simplifying a calculation involving powers

Unit 12 : Sequences
Picture sequences
Special types of sequence
Using the nth term
Finding the nth term of a linear sequence
Using the nth term of a quadratic sequence
Continuing an algebraic sequence
Fibonacci style sequences

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Unit 13: Pythagoras
Finding the hypotenuse
Finding a shorter side 3,4,5 and 5, 12, 13 triangles
Deciding if a triangle is right angled

Unit 15 : Perimeter, area and volume
Calculating perimeter
Calculating the area of squares, rectangles, triangles, parallelograms, trapeziums and composite shapes
Circumference and area of a circle
Calculating the area and perimeter of semi circles and a quarter of a circle
Volume of cubes, cuboids and prisms
Plans and elevations
Surface area
Algebraic perimeter and area
Problem solving with perimeter, area and volume
