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Hands-on Maths in Practice

Sue Thomson
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Hands-on Maths in Practice

By Sue Thomson, Ian Forster
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Overview
Author
Sue Thomson
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Edition
1st
ISBN
9780582808829
Published Date
19/02/1997
Pages
398
Hands-on Maths in Practice has been designed for the Western Australian Year 11 Mathematics in Practice course. The book uses mathematics in a straightforward manner in situations that appeal to young adults. The approach includes a focus on language as the means to understand mathematics.
Features
The book caters for a range of learning styles and abilities. It features:
  • practical work
  • group work
  • individual work
  • modelling assignments
  • worksets designed to suit students' interest and abilities
  • chapter overviews and key terms
Target audience
Suitable for year 11 students.
Table of contents
  • 1. Formulating Health
  • 2. Learning to Model
  • 3. Sharpening your Skills
  • 4. Measuring your Income
  • 5. Keeping Pace
  • 6. Conserving Resources
  • 7. Recognising Shapes
  • 8. Choosing Accommodation
  • 9. Flying High
  • 10. Surveying Techniques
  • 11. Travelling by Car
  • 12. Using a Street Directory
  • 13. Following Maps
  • 14. Taking a Gamble
  • 15. Designing Games
  • 16. Exploring Pathways
  • 17. Maintaining a House
  • 18. Spending Money
  • 19. Leisure Costs

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