10 Mathematics

Year 8:  Full Year / 2 Semesters / Advanced Technologies Mathematics

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/mathematics

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


Topics may include

  • Money and financial mathematics
  • Patterns and algebra
  • Linear and non-linear relationships
  • Data representation and interpretation



Assessment tasks include:

Connect the compound interest formula to repeated applications of simple interest using appropriate digital technologies
Substitute values into formulas to determine an unknown
Solve problems involving linear equations, including those derived from formulas
Solve linear simultaneous equations, using algebraic and graphical techniques, including using digital technology
Construct and interpret box plots and use them to compare data sets
Compare shapes of box plots to corresponding histograms and dot plots
Use scatter plots to investigate and comment on relationships between two numerical variables
Evaluate statistical reports in the media and other places by linking claims to displays, statistics and representative data

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