Welcome to Wyvern College’s Maths Revision Website. Here you will find out about all the resources available to you to help you revise for your GCSE exams.

## What can I use to help me revise?

### Revision Books

There are two revision books you can buy, the * revision guide* and the

*. Definitely get a revision guide. The workbook is a nice optional extra if you want questions to practise. Both books are available for order via the Wyvern online payment system and for collection from the Finance Office.*

**revision workbook**### MyMaths

MyMaths is a brilliant revision tool that you should be using regularly. Use the * online lessons* and

*to revise individual topics. Use the*

**online homeworks***to revise a variety of topics at a certain grade. Choose the right booster pack for you.*

**booster packs**### BBC Bitesize

* BBC Bitesize GCSE Maths* is a superb website specifically designed for revision. You will find short explanations and videos about topics and also test questions. Make the most of this superb website.

### MathsWatch

Every student at Wyvern has a free login for * MathsWatch*. It features a video lesson and practice questions for every topic on the maths GCSE. There is also a free iOS app you can download if you have a iPhone/iPad. Speak to your teacher if you’ve lost your login.

# MathsWatch clips linked to topics

## Higher Tier

Make sure you go click to go to the **MathsWatch GCSE New 2015** Spec clips.

## Foundation Tier

Make sure you go click to go to the **MathsWatch GCSE New 2015** Spec clips.

Topic |
Sub-Topic |
Mathswatchvle.com clip number- NEW 2015 SPEC |

1a. Integers & Place Value | Place Value | 1 |

Ordering Integers | 2 | |

Simple Maths Notation | 5 | |

Adding & Subtracting Integers and Decimals | 17 & 18 | |

Multiplying Integers | 19 | |

Dividing Integers | 20 | |

Multiply & Divide by Powers of 10 | 30 | |

Multiply & Divide Negative Numbers | 68 | |

BIDMAS/BODMAS | 75 | |

Rounding to Powers of 10 | 31 & 32 | |

Checking Answers by Inverse Operations | 21 | |

1b. Decimals | Using Decimals & Place Value | 1 |

Ordering Decimals | 3 | |

Adding & Subtracting Decimals | 17 & 18 | |

Multiplying Decimals | 66 | |

Dividing Decimals | 67 | |

Rounding Decimals | 31 & 32 | |

Rounding to Significant Figures | 90 | |

Estimating Calculations | 91 | |

1c. Indices, Powers & Roots | Squares, Cubes & Roots | 81 |

Working with Indices | 29 & 82 | |

Index Notation | 131 | |

Negative Indices | 154 | |

Use Calculator with Indices | 77 | |

1d. Factors, Multiples & Primes | Identify Factors, Multiples & Primes | 28 |

Prime Factor Form | 78 | |

HCF & LCM | 79 & 80 | |

2a. Algebra Basics | Algebraic Notation | 7 |

Simplifying by Collecting Like Terms | 33 | |

Multiplying Expressions | 34 | |

Dividing Expressions | 35 | |

Index Notation | 131 | |

2b. Brackets | Multiplying a Single Bracket | 93 |

Expanding & Simplifying a Single Bracket | 134 | |

Factorising into a Single Bracket | 94 | |

2c. Substitution into Algebraic Expressions & Formulae | Forming Formulae & Equations | 137 |

Substitution into Simple Formulae | 36 | |

Substitution using Integers, Decimals & Negative Numbers | 95 | |

3a. Tables | Reading Scales | 4 |

Mileage Charts & Timetables | 6 | |

Tally Charts | 15 | |

Two-Way Tables | 61 | |

Discrete & Continuous Data | 63 | |

Frequency Tables & Diagrams | 65 | |

3b. Charts & Graphs | Bar Charts | 15 |

Pictograms | 16 | |

Vertical Line Charts | 64 | |

Co-ordinates | 8 | |

3c. Pie Charts | Pie Charts | 128 |

3d. Scatter Graphs | Scatter Diagrams | 129 |

4a. Fractions | Fraction Diagrams | 24 |

Equivalent Fractions | 25 | |

Simplifying Fractions | 26 | |

Comparing Fractions | 70 | |

Adding & Subtracting Fractions including Mixed Numbers | 71 | |

Multiplying Fractions | 73 | |

Dividing Fractions | 74 | |

Fractions of an Amount | 72 | |

4b. Fractions, Decimals & Percentages | Fractions to Decimals | 84 |

Decimals & Fractions to Percentages | 85 | |

4c. Percentages | Percentages of an Amount (calc.) | 86 |

Percentages of an Amount (non-calc.) | 87 | |

Writing an Amount as a Percentage of Another (calc.) | 88 | |

Writing an Amount as a Percentage of Another (calc.) | 89 | |

Increase/Decrease by a Percentage | 108 | |

Percentage Change | 109 | |

Simple Interest | 111 | |

5a. Equations | Forming Formulae & Equations | 137 |

Solving Equations Using Flow-Charts | 100 | |

Solving Equations | 135 | |

Rearranging Formulae | 101 & 136 | |

Substitution | 95 | |

5b. Inequalities | Inequalities on a number line | 138 |

Solving Linear Equalities | 139 | |

5c. Sequences | Generating a Sequence – Term to term | 37 |

Function Machines | 36 | |

Generate a Sequence from nth term | 102 | |

Finding the nth term | 103 | |

Special sequences | 104 | |

Fibonacci Sequences | 141 | |

Geometric Progressions | 163 | |

6a. Angles, lines and symmetry | Simple Geometric Definitions | 9 |

Symmetries | 11 | |

Names of Angles | 13 | |

Angles on a line and at a point | 45 | |

Measuring and Drawing Angles | 46 | |

6b. Polygons and parallel lines | Naming Polygons | 10 |

Angles in a Triangle | 121 | |

Properties of Special Triangles | 122 | |

Angles and Parallel Lines | 120 | |

6c. Interior &Exterior Angles of Polygons | Angle Sum of Polygons | 123 |

Tessellations & Congruent Shapes | 12 | |

7a. Statistics & Questionnaires | Discrete & Continuous Data | 63 |

Sampling Populations | 152 | |

7b. The Averages | Averages & the Range | 62 |

Averages from a table | 130 | |

8a. Perimeter & Area | Reading Scales | 4 |

Metric Unit Conversions | 112 | |

Perimeters | 52 | |

Area of Rectangles | 53 | |

Area of Triangles | 54 | |

Area of Parallelograms | 55 | |

Area of Trapeziums | 56 | |

Surface Area of Prisms | 114 | |

8b. 3D Forms & Volume | Properties of Solids | 43 |

Nets | 44 | |

Volume of Cuboids | 115 | |

Volume of Prisms | 119 | |

9a. Real Life Graphs | Coordinates | 8 |

Problems on Coordinate Axes | 113 | |

Mid-Point of a Line on a Graph | 133 | |

Distance-Time Graphs | 143 | |

9b. Straight Line Graphs | Straight Line Graphs | 96 |

Gradient of a Line | 97 | |

10a. Rotations & Translations | Rotations | 49 |

Translations | 50 | |

10b. Reflections & Enlargements | Reflections | 48 |

Enlargements | 148 | |

11a. Ratio | Introduction to Ratio | 38 |

Recipe Ratios | 39 | |

Exchanging Money | 105 | |

Sharing using a Ratio | 106 | |

11b. Proportion | Value for Money | 41 |

Introduction to Proportion | 42 | |

Ratios, Fractions and Graphs | 107 | |

Direct & Inverse Proportion | 199 | |

12a. Right Angled Triangles: Pythagoras & Trigonometry | Pythagoras Theorem | 150 |

Trigonometry | 168 | |

Exact Trigonometric values | 173 | |

13a. Probability 1 | The Probability Scale | 14 |

Listing Outcomes | 58 | |

Two way tables | 61 | |

Experimental probabilities | 125 | |

Mutually exclusive events | 60 | |

Possibility spaces | 126 | |

13b. Probability 2 | Venn Diagrams | 127 |

Probability using Venn Diagrams | 185 | |

Simple tree diagrams | 151 | |

Harder tree diagrams | 175 | |

14a. Multiplicative Reasoning | Reading Scales | 4 |

Compound Units | 142 | |

Percentage Change | 109 | |

Reverse Percentage problems | 110 | |

Compound Interest & Depreciation | 164 | |

Exchanging Money | 105 | |

Value for Money | 41 | |

Direct & Inverse Proportion | 199 | |

15a. Plans, elevations & nets | Nets | 44 |

Plans and elevations | 51 | |

Properties of Solids | 43 | |

Measuring & drawing angles | 46 | |

Drawing a triangle using a protractor | 47 | |

15b. Constructions, loci and bearings | Drawing a triangle using compasses | 147 |

Congruent triangles | 166 | |

Bisecting an angle | 145 | |

Constructing perpendiculars | 146 | |

Loci | 165 | |

Bearings | 124 | |

16a. Quadratic equations: expanding & factorising | Expanding brackets | 93 |

Simple factorisation | 94 | |

Factorising and solving quadratics | 157 | |

Difference of two squares | 158 | |

Rearrange simple formulae | 136 | |

Rearranging difficult formulae | 190 | |

16b. Quadratic equations: graphs | Drawing quadratic graphs | 98 |

Sketching functions | 99 | |

Roots and turning points of quadratics | 160 | |

17a. Perimeter, area and volume 2: circles, cylinders, cones and spheres | Circle definitions | 116 |

Circumference of a circle | 118 | |

Area of a circle | 117 | |

Sectors of a circle | 167 | |

Tangents, arcs, sectors and segments | 149 | |

Spheres | 169 | |

Pyramids | 170 | |

Cones | 171 | |

Volume of a prism | 119 | |

18a. Fractions | Adding and subtracting fractions | 71 |

Multiplying fractions | 73 | |

Dividing fractions | 74 | |

Negative indices | 154 | |

Reciprocals | 76 | |

18b. Indices and standard form | Index notation | 131 |

Negative indices | 154 | |

Standard form | 83 | |

19a. Similarity & congruence in 2D | Congruent triangles | 166 |

Similar shapes | 144 | |

Enlargement | 148 | |

19b. Vectors | Introduction to vectors | 174 |

Vectors | 219 | |

20a. Rearranging equations: graphs of cubic and reciprocal functions and simultaneous equations | Rearranging simple formulae | 136 |

Rearranging difficult formulae | 190 | |

Finding the equation of a straight line | 159 | |

Cubic and reciprocal graphs | 161 | |

Simultaneous equations algebraically | 162 | |

Simultaneous equations graphically | 140 |