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# AQA GCSE Mathematics

Unit Code: 8300

## How To Revise For GCSE Mathematics

This section provides revision resources for the new 9-1 GCSE mathematics specification for the AQA exam board. This specification is being taught from September 2015 with the first exams in June 2017.

The specification unit code is 8300.

### When are the GCSE Maths exams?

• The exam itself consists of three exam papers.
• Due to the Coronavirus, the 2020 exams have been cancelled.
• Paper 1: Non-Calculator 8300/1H – Higher – (May/June 2021)
• Paper 2: Calculator 8300/2H – Higher – (May/June 2021)
• Paper 3: Calculator 8300/3H – Higher – (May/June 2021)

### What topics will I be learning?

There are a total of 6 topics (chapters) within your GCSE mathematics course that you will need to learn.

The topics you will be learning include:

1. Number
2. Algebra
3. Graphs
4. Ratio, proportion and rates of change
5. Geometry and measures
6. Pythagoras
7. Trigonometry
8. Probability
9. Statistics
##### Number
• Definition of numbers
• Rational or irrational numbers
• Multiples
• Factors
• Reciprocal
• BODMAS
• Prime Numbers
• Prime Factors
• Squared and Cubed numbers
• Lowest Common Multiple
• Highest Common Factor
• Imperial and Metric Units
• Indices
• Laws of Indices
• Fractions
• Equivalent/cancelling down fractions
• Mixed numbers
• Multiplying fractions
• Dividing fractions
• Common denominators
• Finding the fraction of something
• Percentages, decimals and fractions
• Converting decimals to fractions
• Recurring/terminating numbers
• Recurring fractions to decimals
• Recurring decimals to fractions
• Rounding numbers
• Estimating
##### Algebra
• Algebra – coming soon!
##### Graphs
• Graph – coming soon!
##### Ratio, proportion and rates of change
• Ratio, proportion and rates of change – coming soon!
##### Geometry and measures
• Formulation of testable hypotheses – coming soon!
• Geometry and measures subtopics go here – coming soon!
##### Pythagoras
• Pythagoras subtopics go here – coming soon!
##### Trigonometry
• Trigonometry subtopics go here – coming soon!
##### Probability
• Probability subtopics go here – coming soon!
##### Statistics
• Statistics subtopics go here – coming soon!
##### Past Exam Papers & Mark Schemes
• AQA GCSE Mathematics Paper 1 Exam Paper 8300/1H 2019
• AQA GCSE Mathematics Paper 2 Exam Paper 8300/2H 2019
• AQA GCSE Mathematics Paper 3 Exam Paper 8300/3H 2019

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#### Past Exam Papers / Mark Schemes

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