Students learn how to calculate the total surface area and volume of cuboids, prisms and convergent shapes. Throughout the topic students develop their algebraic notation, and application of Pythagoras’ Theorem to aid their problem solving skills. This topic takes place in Year 11 Term 2 for Foundation students and Year 10 Term 5 at higher level.
Students are challenged to apply their understanding of the mean, mode, median and range to calculate datasets by setting up and solving equations.
Five, real-life and functional problem solving questions on compound percentage changes.
Home learning project teaching how to create pull up nets for 3D shapes.