Foundation Tier - Important Links To Help You Get A Grade C

Foundation Tier: How To Get A Grade C

 

Working through the links below and understanding them will enable you to get a GCSE grade C. All of these resources are from BBC Bitesize and MyMaths.

 

TOPIC

Grade

Links

Factors and Primes

C/D

HCF, prime factorsLCM,  BBC BITESIZE NUMBER

Indices

D

Indices 1

Fractions, Decimals, Percentages

C/D

 +-decimalsordering decimalsx decimals by 10, 100, 1000x decimals by whole numbersx decimals together,divide decimals by whole numbersequivalent fractions,fractions to decimals+-fractionsx or divide fractions by a whole numberx fractions togetherdividing fractions,Mixed numbersComparing fractions% of amounts,fractions to decimals to percentages,  change as a %

% change,

C/D

% change 1% change 2

Rounding and estimation

C/D

significant figuresbasic estimationharder estimation,

Ratio and Proportion

C/D

Dividing in a ratioproportion

Algebraic expressions

C-E

Simplifying 1simplifiying 2solving equationsBBC BITESIZE ALGEBRA

Sequences

C

nth terms

Expanding brackets

D

single brackets

Factorising

D

factorising into 1 bracket

Linear equations

C/D

y=mx+cfinding the equation of a line

Straight-line graphs

C/D

co-ordinatesdrawing graphs

Formulae

D

substituting into formulae

Inequalities

C

inequalities

Trial and improvement

C

trial and improvement

Angle properties

C/D

angles in parallel linesangle proofsBBC BITESIZE SHAPE, SPACE AND MEASURES

Angles in polygons

C/D

interior and exterior anglesangles in a polygon

Plans and Elevations

C/D

plans and elevations

Perimeter and Area

C/D

area of a parallelogramarea of a trianglearea of a trapezium (formula given in exam!)

Circles and cylinders

C/D

circumferenceareavolume of cylinders

Pythagoras

C

Pythagoras

Converting Units

C/D

converting units

Speed, Density

C/D

speeddensity

Bearings

C/D

bearings

Scale drawings

C/D

scale drawingmap scales

Constructions

C/D

constructing trianglesperpendicular bisectors, angle bisectors etc

Loci

C

loci

Translations, rotations and reflections

C/D

rotationsreflectionstranslationstransformations

Enlargements

D

enlargements

Collecting Data

C/D

Types of dataquestionnairesBBC BITESIZE HANDLING DATA

Two-way tables

C/D

two-way tables

Mean, median and mode

C/D

comparing data using averages

Frequency table averages

C/D

Grouping dataaveragesmean from frequency tables

Scatter graphs

D

scatter graphsline of best fit

Probability

C/D

listing outcomesrelative frequencygeneral probability revisionmutually exclusive events

 

 


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