# Maths Matters Student's Book 2

Maths Matters is a comprehensive four-level series for Caribbean students, which provide a thorough preparation for lower secondary and CSEC. The books are suitable for use either in the classroom or at home.The series adopts a lively approach and offers:• Thorough coverage of national syllabi shown in scope and sequence charts• A clear exposition of methods through worked examples• Revision material where relevant• Many exercises for practice, revision, homework and examination (CSEC text)• A carefully graded approach for all abilities• Activities throughout that encourage a practical approach to learning• Navigation of each unit made simple with key skills, summaries and indexes• Glossaries that cover all important termsThe books are designed to be relevant to modern daily life and the experiences of students while retaining knowledge of traditional methods and practices. The texts are supported by Workbooks, Teacher’s Books and online resources.Please note that this is an eBook version of this title and can NOT be printed. For more information about eBooks, including how to download the software you’ll need, see our FAQs page.

- Cover
- Title
- Copyright
- Contents
- Introduction
- Scope and sequence
- 1 Number bases
- 1.1 Binary numbers
- 1.2 Arithmetic in binary
- 1.3 Base 5

- 2 Operations on numbers
- 2.1 Decimals and fractions
- 2.2 Using a calculator
- 2.3 Order of operations (BODMAS)
- 2.4 Fractions and ratios
- 2.5 Comparing and ordering numbers
- 2.6 Number patterns

- 3 Sets
- 3.1 Notation for sets
- 3.2 Operations on sets
- 3.3 Word problems

- 4 Squares, square roots and indices
- 4.1 Squares
- 4.2 Square roots
- 4.3 Index notation

- 5 Circles
- 5.1 Parts of a circle
- 5.2 Circumference and diameter
- 5.3 Area of circle

- 6 Areas
- 6.1 Units of area
- 6.2 Area of a triangle
- 6.3 Compound shapes

- 7 Shapes and angles
- 7.1 Measuring and drawing angles
- 7.2 Sum of angles
- 7.3 Equal angles
- 7.4 Types of triangle
- 7.5 Angles in a triangle
- 7.6 Angles in a quadrilateral
- 7.7 Angles in a polygon

- 8 Solids
- 8.1 Nets of solids
- 8.2 Units for volume and capacity
- 8.3 Volumes of solids
- 8.4 Estimating volume

- 9 Transformations
- 9.1 Reflection
- 9.2 Translation
- 9.3 Rotation
- 9.4 Congruence
- 9.5 Similar shapes

- 10 Statistics
- 10.1 Surveys
- 10.2 Misleading diagrams
- 10.3 Line graphs
- 10.4 Averages
- 10.5 Probability experiments

- 11 Mappings
- 11.1 Relations
- 11.2 Mappings
- 11.3 Tables for mappings
- 11.4 One-to-one mappings
- 11.5 Rules for mappings

- 12 Equations
- 12.1 Equations with one operation
- 12.2 Equations with more than one operation
- 12.3 When the unknown occurs twice
- 12.4 Problems in real life

- 13 Consumer arithmetic
- 13.1 Banking
- 13.2 Interest
- 13.3 Commission
- 13.4 Tax
- 13.5 Utility bills

- 14 Mappings and graphs
- 14.1 Types of relation
- 14.2 Graphs
- 14.3 Gradient and intercept
- 14.4 Simultaneous equations

- Homework and practice exercises
- Glossary
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- Index
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- Back Cover