N5 Unit 3 Outcome 1.1 – Practice

N5 Unit 3 Outcome 1 - Practice

N5 Unit 3 Practice – Outcome 1

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N5 Unit 2 Outcome 1.5 – Practice

N5 Unit 2 Practice - Outcome 5

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N5 Unit 2 Outcome 1.1 – Practice

N5 Unit 2 Practice - Outcome 1

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Algebraic Operations

Importance of Algebra

In this topic you will learn how to:

  • multiply algebraic expressions involving brackets
  • factorise algebraic expressions
  • factorise trinomial expressions

Class exercises: Int2 Unit 1 – Algebraic Operations

Homework: Outcome 1.4 – Algebraic Operations – Due date TBA (will be issued in August)

If you have missed any of the topic or would like extra explanation and practice please look at these revision notes from the Maths4Scotland Int2 website:

Algebra Practice

Brackets & Equations

Difference of Two Squares

Factorising Trinomials


Please comment below if you have any questions about the homework exercise or the topic.


Algebraic Functions and Graphs

New Topic: Algebraic Functions and Graphs

By the end of this topic you will be able to:

• complete the square for quadratic functions

• recognise the probable form of a function from its graph

• draw graphs of related functions given f(x), f(x) being a simple polynomial or trigonometric function

• know the general features of the graphs of y=ax and y=logax


Factorisin Trinomial

New Topic: Factors, MiA 3³ Ch5

By the end of this topic you will be able to:

  • by first looking for a common factor
  • by recognising a difference of two squares
  • trinomials (e.g. x² -2x -3 and 2x² – 7x + 3)
  • Equations & Inequations


    New Topic: Equations & Inequations, MiA 4³ Ch5

    By the end of this topic you will have revised your basic algebra skills including:

  • gathering like terms & simplifying expressions
  • substituting values (including negative numbers)
  • evaluating expressions
  • multiplying out brackets (single and double)
  • solving equations
  • You will be able to solve:

  • equations involving expanding double brackets
  • equations with fractions
  • inequations ( etc)