About Oxford Revise: Edexcel GCSE Mathematics, Foundation revision guide
This revision guide covers the complete Edexcel GCSE Maths Foundation paper. It will help you practice all the concepts you’ll need to know to do well in the exam.
Each topic in your Edexcel Foundation Maths course is clearly covered with retrieval questions to help you check that you’ve retained what you’re learning.
Exam-style questions and model answers give you lots of exam practice and experience to build your confidence for the Foundation exam.
GCSE Edexcel Foundation Maths
- Integers and place value
- Indices, Powers and Roots, Factors, Multiples, Primes
- Standard form
- Fractions, decimals, percentages
- Measures/Compound measures
- Algebra the basics
- Equations and inequalities/Rearranging equations
- Straight line graphs
- Real life graphs
- Simultaneous equations
- Quadratic equations: expand/factorising
- Quadratic graphs/cubic and reciprocal graphs
- Properties of shapes, parallel lines/angle facts
- Interior and exterior angles
- 3D SHAPES/Plans and elevations
- Perimeter, area, volume
- Circles, cylinders, cones, spheres
- Similarity and congruence
- Tables, charts and graphs
- Scatter graphs
- Sampling and the averages
Revise effectively with Oxford Revise
This guide covers every topic in the Edexcel GCSE Mathematics Foundation 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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Really good revision book that is well laid-out, has concise summaries of each topic and a good range of practice questions. It seems to cover the entire syllabus, which is always important! Useful.
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