# National 4 Mathematics Course Summary

### National 4 Mathematics in a Nutshell

# Coursework

### The S3 course is shown in the table below. By clicking on a topic link (in blue type) you open a PDF document or video tutorial. This gives a brief summary of the topic and a selection of interactive resources that can be used to consolidate the skills required for the topic.

### The following topic was covered before the summer holidays, at the end of S2/beginning of S3.

### Integers– Integers Support Notes

## Term |
## Topics |
## Resources |

August – October |
Brackets |
Brackets Summary |

Numeracy Skills Unit 1 |
Consolidation of Numeracy Skills | |

Rounding |
Rounding Summary | |

Pythagoras Theorem |
Pythagoras Theorem Summary | |

Pythagoras Theorem Support Notes | ||

Pythagoras Theorem Practice Questions | ||

Pythagoras Theorem Introduction | ||

Pythagoras Repeated Use | ||

Pythagoras in Disguise | ||

Distance Between 2 Points |

## Term |
## Topics |
## Resources |

October – December |
Factorisation |
Factorisation Summary |

Pre-assessment Activity |
Preparation for Assessment. | |

Statistics & Probability |
Statistics & Probability Summary | |

Statistics Support Notes | ||

Scattergraph Practice Questions | ||

Probability Practice Questions | ||

Algebra Unit 2 |
Consolidation of Algebraic Skills. | |

Assessment |
Assessment |

## Term |
## Topics |
## Resources |

January – March |
Distance, Speed & Time |
Distance, Speed & Time |

Distance,Speed & Time Support Notes | ||

Distance, Speed & Time Practice Questions | ||

Numeracy Skills Unit 2 |
Consolidation of Numeracy Skills. | |

Ratio |
Ratio Summary | |

Revision |
Revision for Assessment | |

N4 Numeracy Assessment |
Assessment |

## Term |
## Topics |
## Resources |

April – June |
SOHCAHTOA |
Trigonomerty SOHCAHTOA Summary |

SOHCAHTOA support Notes | ||

Trigonometry (SOHCAHTOA) Practice Questions | ||

SOHCAHTOA – Find a Missing Side | ||

SOHCAHTOA – Find a Missing Angle | ||

Algebra Unit 3 |
Consolidation of Algebraic Skills | |

Angles & Circles |
Angles & Circles Summary | |

Gradient & Equation of a Line |
Gradient & Equation of a Line Summary | |

Drawing Straight Lines Support Notes | ||

Introduction to Gradient | ||

The Equation of a Straight Line | ||

Horizontal & Vertical Lines | ||

Handshakes Investigation |
Investigation |