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Oxford Revise AQA GCSE Mathematics: Higher

Revise the full specification for AQA GCSE Higher Mathematics. You'll get all the extra support you need to do well in the Higher paper, including lots of practice for Higher topics like algebraic fractions.

ISBN-10: 1382039832

ISBN-13: 9781382039833

About Oxford Revise: AQA GCSE Mathematics: Higher revision guide 

This revision guide has been designed by maths teachers to help you do well in AQA GCSE Higher Maths.

Get all the support you need to revise for the Higher paper, including Higher topics like circle geometry and algebraic fractions.

Use the worked example questions and solutions to help you understand concepts. You will work through and answer practice exam questions to build your confidence ahead of the exam.

Contents list

GCSE AQA Higher Maths

  1. Calculating with all four operations, place value, powers and indices
  2. Rounding, truncating, error intervals and estimating
  3. Factors, multiples, primes, standard form and surds
  4. Fractions, decimals, percentages
  5. Algebra basics
  6. Linear graphs and real-life graphs
  7. Solving linear inequalities in 1 or 2 variables (remove error intervals)
  8. Factorising quadratic expressions and solving quadratic equations
  9. Quadratic graphs, iterations, solving quadratic inequalities
  10. Solving simultaneous equations
  11. Sequences
  12. Cubic graphs, reciprocal graphs, exponential functions, transformation of graphs
  13. Algebraic fractions, rearranging formulae with alg frac, proof, functions and composite fns
  14. Ratio
  15. Compound measures and multiplicative reasoning
  16. Polygons, Angles and Parallel lines
  17. Area and perimeter (including circles)
  18. Surface area and volume
  19. Pythagoras and 2D trigonometry
  20. Similarity and congruence
  21. Transformations
  22. Plans, elevations, constructions, bearings, 1 trig qn out of place
  23. Trigonometry in 3D, sine & cosine rules
  24. Circle theorems and circle geometry
  25. Vectors
  26. Probability
  27. Tables, averages & range, scatter graphs
  28. Data collection, Cumulative frequency, box and whisker plots, histograms
Revise effectively with Oxford Revise

This guide covers every topic in the AQA GCSE Mathematics Higher course in depth, using clear, easy-to-understand language. Key terms boxes highlight the important words and language that you need to understand and help you to use them confidently. Revision tips give you quick ways to understand the core concepts and practice remembering them.

Each chapter has lots of exam-style questions for you to practice. These are designed to build your confidence, consolidate your knowledge and stretch your understanding. Exam tips show you how to interpret questions, what you need to do in your answers, and give you advice on how to get as many marks as possible.

The Oxford Revise approach

Oxford Revise uses a clear three-step method to get you ready for your exams.

Step 1: Knowledge – learn the facts
Everything you need to know in each chapter is summarised in an easy-to-follow Knowledge Organiser.

Step 2: Retrieval – check you’ve retained the knowledge
Quick-fire recall questions and answers make sure you have learned the knowledge you will need for your exams.

Step 3: Practice – complete questions in the style of the final exams
Practice applying your knowledge and skills with plenty of exam-style questions, featuring hints and tips from revision and subject experts.

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Paul Hunt
Victoria Trumper

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