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Pure Maths at A level: Quadratics
Pure Maths at A level: Quadratics is a resource designed to help with the study and teaching of quadratics at A level, in particular the 'completing the square' method.
The study of quadratics is one of the fundamental building blocks of A level maths, so knowing how to deal with quadratic equations is vital to success in this subject. This resource focuses on the 'completing the square' method, and how it can be used to:
- Solve quadratic equations
- Sketch quadratic functions
- Determine roots of a quadratic equation
This resource also contains practice questions and summary exercises that students can use to test their knowledge and see what areas they need to work on.
Developed by subject experts, these resources and teaching materials are specifically designed to meet awarding body specifications to help students prepare for exams. NEC works alongside teachers and examiners to ensure that information is accurate and up to date.
This resource is adapted from our A level Maths course - which means it is designed for self-study. Therefore, it is understandable, affordable and easy-to-use, whether you’re a teacher, a home educator, or a student yourself. It can be used as a short- or long-term solution to fill gaps in knowledge.
This product comes in the form of a downloadable PDF, which means it can be viewed offline.
Level: A level
Awarding body: Pearson Edexcel
Learning hours: 5-6
Page count: 28
This topic is part of the Pure Maths section of A level Maths.
See the full course here.