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Author Warne, Peter

Title Essential Maths Skills for AS/a Level Design and Technology
Published London : Hodder Education Group, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (122 pages)
Contents Cover; Book title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1 Using numbers and percentages; 1.1 Units, powers, standard form and accuracy; 1.2 Working with formulae and equations; 2 Ratios and percentages; 2.1 Ratios and scaling of lengths, area and volume; 2.3 Working with percentages; 3 Calculating surface areas and volumes; 3.1 Properties and areas of two-dimensional shapes; 3.2 Surface area of three-dimensional objects; 3.3 Volume of three-dimensional objects; 3.4 Density and mass of three-dimensional objects; 4 Use of trigonometry; 4.1 Pythagoras; 4.2 Sine, cosine and tangent
4.3 Sine and cosine rules5 Use and analysis of data, charts and graphs; 5.1 Presenting data; 5.2 Statistics; 5.3 Group data, estimates, modal class and histograms; 5.4 Presenting market and user data; 5.5 Interpreting and extracting appropriate data; 5.6 Interpret statistical analyses to determine user needs; 6 Coordinates and geometry; 6.1 Coordinates in geometric shapes; 6.2 Present accurate two-dimensional and three-dimensional drawings; 7 Anthropometrics and probability; 7.1 Use data related to human scale and proportion; 7.2 Understand dimensional variations in mass-produced components
7.3 Probability of defects in batches and reliabilityAppendix; Specification coverage
Summary Don't let your students miss out on easy marks, prepare them for those Maths questions with this essential guide. Written specifically to build students' confidence in maths and to prepare them for the more challenging mathematical requirements which make up 15% of the new DT specifications. - Improve confidence with structured progression of worked examples, guided and non-guided questions, and worked solutions for every question - Strengthen students' maths skills and subject understanding with worked examples and practice questions all embedded in the subject context - Develop exam confiden
Notes Print version record
Subject Design -- Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc
Technology -- Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc
Technology -- Mathematics.
Genre/Form Problems and exercises.
Form Electronic book
Author Walker, Chris
ISBN 1510417052
9781510417052 (electronic bk.)