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Maths Item of the Month Curriculum Mapping

The MEI Maths Item of the Month is a monthly problem aimed at teachers and students of GCSE/A level Mathematics. The problems can be used for enrichment, problem solving or as a way to encourage mathematical thinking/proof.

A curriculum mapping is given below. This is not intended to be comprehensive - for example many of the algebra or geometry problems can be used with GCSE or A level students. There are also a number of problems that have been categorised as Miscellaneous at the end of the list.


GCSE Mathematics

Number Operations and Integers

Fractions

Algebra

Geometry

A level Mathematics: Pure Maths (AS)

Quadratic functions

Coordinate geometry

Trigonometry

Polynomials

Differentiation

Exponentials and logarithms

A level Mathematics: Pure Maths (A level only)

Proof

Trigonometry

Sequences and series

Functions

Algebra

Differentiation

Exponentials and natural logarithms

Parametric equations

A level Further Mathematics: Pure Maths

Complex Numbers

Matrices

Series

Proof by Induction

Differential Geometry

A level Mathematics: Statistics

Probability

Permuations and combinations

A level Further Mathematics: Decision Maths

Miscellaneous problems

Number

Shape

Other