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## Skoolmaths is a completely interactive time-saving Math home learning resource for use in the classroom and at home with dynamic contents, engaging activities and stimulating assessment opportunities.

## These are the Year 8 Maths topics we cover.

- Factors and prime numbers
- Prime factors
- Index notations
- Highest Common factor and lowest common multiples
- Squares and square roots
- Revision of the four rules – Whole numbers
- Revision of the four rules – Decimals
- Order of operations
- Problems in contexts
- Rounding
- Estimating
- Calculator logics – Bracket and memory keys
- Revision of operations with fractions
- Problems in context
- Converting fractions and percentages
- Finding percentages
- Increasing and decreasing quantities by a percentage
- Percentage increase and decrease
- Reverse percentage
- Working with money

- Expanding single brackets
- Linear equations
- Common factors
- Expanding two brackets
- Substitution with simple formulae
- Substitution with complex equations
- Non-linear equations
- Changing the subject of a formula
- Coordinates
- Plotting points on straight lines
- Plotting graphs given their equations
- The equation of a straight line
- The equation of a line given two points

- Equivalent ratios
- Direct proportions
- Proportional divisions
- Linear conversions
- Inverse proportions

- Common 2-D shapes and 3-D shapes
- Isometric drawings
- Plans and elevations
- Nets and surface area of cubes and cuboids
- Nets of prisms and pyramids
- Pythagoras theorems
- Calculating the length of the hypotenuse
- Calculating the lengths of the other sides
- Problems in context
- Constructions and angles
- Parallel and intersecting lines
- 3-figure bearings
- Scale drawings
- Time – 24 hour clock
- Angle facts
- Angle properties of polygons
- Symmetry
- Quadrilaterals
- Introduction to circles
- Estimating the circumference of a circle
- Estimating the area of a circle
- Formulae for circumference and area
- Volume and surface area of a cylinder
- Estimating metric units of length, mass and capacity
- Conversion between metric units
- Estimating imperial units of length, mass and capacity
- Conversion between metric and imperial units
- Speed
- Calculating speed, distance and time
- Solving problems with mixed units
- Distance-time graphs
- Other compound measures
- Enlargement
- Similar shapes
- Line, area and volume ratios
- Maps and scale models

- Revision of basic probability of single event
- Outcome with two events
- Probability using listings
- Multiplicative law for independent event
- Conditional probability

- Frequency tables – Discreet ungrouped data
- Mean, median, mode and range
- Scatter graphs

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