A level Problem Solving Resources


A Level Groupwork Problems

Here are eight activities that can be used with groups of 4 to improve problem solving skills and reinforce A level concepts.


Binomial 1

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Binomial 2

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Line Design 1

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Line Design 2

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Circle Design 1

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Circle Design 2

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Circle Design 3
(Challenging)

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Circle Design 4
(Very challenging)

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Year 12 Problem Solving Practice

These sheets form a series designed for use by students during year 12. None of the questions assume any substantial knowledge of year 12 mathematics.


Number I

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Angles and Shape

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Quadratics and Cubics

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Counting

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Sequence and Series

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Number II

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Algebra

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Coordinate Geometry

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Trigonometry

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Functions

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Summer of Year 12 and Year 13 Problem Solving Masterclasses

Below are a series of resources for problem solving masterclasses generally suitable for use with students at the end of year 12 or during year 13.

Curve Sketching

Number

Proof

Quadratics and Cubics

Trigonometry


The FMSP organises events for students and teachers to practice and develop problem-solving skills in mathematics. Details of these can be found in the events section and here Problem-solving events.

Additional resources to support post-16 problem-solving can be found at:



Mathematics for Higher Education Postcard


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