$24.99

# Oxford Mathematics for the Caribbean CSEC

By Nicholas Goldberg, Neva Cameron-Edwards

US$ 24.99

Book Description

This best-selling title is now in its sixth edition. Written by Maths guru, Nicholas Goldberg, this book has been updated to cover the latest CSEC syllabus and provides extensive worked examples and practice in the types of questions that feature in the examination. It now also features a chapter focusing specifically on the SBA. With a clear, discovery oriented approach that brings mathematics to life, this is a title that can be relied upon.

Table of Contents

- Front Cover
- Title Page
- Contents
- Introduction
- Computation and number 1
- 1.1 Operations with whole numbers
- 1.2 Some number theory
- 1.3 negative numbers
- 1.4 Calculating withfractions
- 1.5 Calculating with decimals
- 1.6 Fractions and decimals
- 1.7 rounding off numbers
- 1.8 indices
- 1.9 Standard form
- 1.10 arithmetical rulesand laws
- 1.11 number bases
- 1.12 ratio and proportion
- 1 Consolidation
- Summary

- 2 Measurement
- 2.1 Length
- 2.2 Area
- 2.3 Areas of triangles and quadrilaterals
- 2.4 Circles
- 2.5 Arcs and sectors
- 2.6 Surface area
- 2.7 Volume
- 2.8 Measurement and scales
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 3 Consumer arithmetic
- 3.1 Money management
- 3.2 Profit and loss
- 3.3 Interest and investment
- 3.4 Hire purchase and mortgages
- 3.5 Rates and taxes
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 4 Algebra 1
- 4.1 Basic algebra
- 4.2 Binary operations
- 4.3 Linear equations
- 4.4 Linear inequalities
- 4.5 Simultaneous equations
- 4.6 Word problems
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 5 Investigations and problem solving
- 5.1 Patterns and sequences
- 5.2 Investigations
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 6 Sets
- 6.1 Union, intersection and complement
- 6.2 Drawing and using Venn diagrams
- 6.3 Finding the number of subsets
- 6.4 Numbers and sets
- 6.5 Solving problems
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 7 Geometry
- 7.1 Angles
- 7.2 Symmetry
- 7.3 Classifying shapes
- 7.4 Polygons
- 7.5 Constructions
- 7.6 Solids
- 7.7 Circle theorems
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 8 Functions 1
- 8.1 Mapping diagrams
- 8.2 Function notation
- 8.3 Functions, relations and graphs
- 8.4 Working with functions – conversions
- Consolidation
- Summary

- 9 Graphs 1
- 9.1 Reading and plotting graphs
- 9.2 Linear relations
- 9.3 Equations of lines
- 9 Consolidation
- Summary

- 10 Trigonometry 1
- 10.1 Right-angled triangles and Pythagoras’ theorem
- 10.2 Sines, cosines and tangents
- 10.3 Angles of elevation and depression
- 10.4 Bearings
- 10.5 The sine and cosine rules
- 10.6 Areas of triangles and parallelograms
- 10 Consolidation
- Summary

- 11 Statistics
- 11.1 Collecting data
- 11.2 Organising data
- 11.3 Displaying data
- 11.4 Averages –measures of central tendency
- 11.5 Measures of dispersion
- 11 Consolidation
- Summary

- 12 Probability
- 12.1 The idea of probability
- 12.2 Experimental probability
- 12.3 Theoretical probability
- 12 Consolidation
- Summary

- 13 Transformations 1
- 13.1 Translations
- 13.2 Rotations
- 13.3 Reflections
- 13.4 Enlargements
- 13.5 Similar triangles
- 13.6 Congruency
- 13 Consolidation
- Summary

- 14 Functions 2
- 14.1 The inverse of a function
- 14.2 The composition of mappings and functions
- 14.3 Composition and inverses
- 14 Consolidation
- Summary

- 15 Algebra 2
- 15.1 Indices
- 15.2 Changing the subject of a formula
- 15.3 The product of two brackets
- 15.4 Factorising quadratic expressions
- 15.5 Solving quadratic equations
- 15.6 Equations in two variables
- 15.7 Word problems
- 15.8 Variation
- 15 Consolidation
- Summary

- 16 Graphs 2
- 16.1 Quadratic graphs
- 16.2 Maximum and minimum values for quadratic functions
- 16.3 Gradients of curves
- 16.4 Plotting other graphs
- 16.5 Distance–time and speed–time graphs
- 16 Consolidation
- Summary

- 17 Vectors and matrices 1
- 17.1 Vectors
- 17.2 Using vectors in geometry
- 17.3 Position vectors
- 17.4 Matrices
- 17.5 Multiplying matrices
- 17 Consolidation
- Summary

- 18 Transformations 2
- 18.1 More on reflections
- 18.2 More on rotations
- 18.3 Combining transformations
- 18 Consolidation
- Summary

- 19 Graphs 3
- 19.1 Solving simultaneous equations graphically
- 19.2 Solving quadratic equations graphically
- 19.3 Graphs of inequalities
- 19.4 Linear programming
- 19 Consolidation
- Summary

- 20 Vectors and matrices 2
- 20.1 The inverse of a matrix
- 20.2 Simultaneous equations
- 20.3 Transformation matrices
- 20.4 Combining transformations
- 20 Consolidation
- Summary

- 21 CSEC Mathematics SBA
- What is the SBA?
- What is the process for completing the SBA?
- How is the SBA marked?
- What are some examples of projects?
- How should the SBA be written?

- Practice Papers for CSEC Examination
- Answers
- Index
- Back Cover

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