If you’re planning to start A Level Maths in September, a bit of preparation over the summer can ensure you get off to a really good start.
There are a few topics from GCSE that are really useful to know well before you start your A Level course.
Numbers and Indices
§ Adding fractions
§ Subtracting fractions
§ Multiplying fractions
§ Dividing fractions
§ Rewriting surds, for example √8 can be written as 2√2
§ Rationalising the denominator of a fraction such as 12/√3
§ Multiplying surds
§ The 5 basic rules for working with indices
§ Negative indices
§ Fractional indices
Further lists of topics to know before starting A level Maths will be posted over the next few weeks.