UPMINSTER MATHS TUITION

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TUITION

UPMINSTER MATHS

## COURSE OUTLINE

The emphasis given to each topic will vary according to the ability of the students in the groups. It is essential that students give as much information as possible on the pre-course questionnaire and any particular topics of concern, so these can be incorporated in the course. The main course topics include:

### Number and Algebra

- Index Notation
- Completing the square
- Iteration
- Linear Equations
- Quadratic inequalities
- Nth Term
- Simultaneous Equations
- Simultaneous Equations with Quadratic
- Equation of a straight line
- Inequalities
- Indices (fractional & negative)
- Product of 3 Binomials
- Proof
- Quadratic Equations
- Recurring decimals to fractions
- Surds
- Upper & Lower Bounds

### Ratio, Proportion & Rates of Change

- Compound Interest
- Percentages
- Ratio & Proportion
- Depreciation
- Direct and inverse proportion
- Rates of Change

### Geometry & Measure

- Angle Properties
- Enlargement & negative scale factor
- Equation of a circle
- Polygons
- Pythagoras’ Theorum
- Areas & Volume of sphere, pyramid, cone & frustrum
- Pythagoras in 3D
- Similarity – area and volume
- Sine & Cosine rules
- Trigonometry (Sin, Cos, Tan)

**Tuition at Upminster Maths**

- Very small class size
- Experienced tutor with proven record of exam success
- Consolidate knowledge and understanding
- Individual personalised programme of study
- Confidence and skill to ask relevant questions
- Mock examinations with feedback
- We excel at meeting the needs of the individual
- Our knowledge, flexibility and commitment means that remarkable improvements can be made, worries resolved and confidence boosted.