Maths Quest 8 for Victoria: workbook

Maths Quest 8 for Victoria: workbook : VELS Value Pack

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The second edition series of Maths Quest for Victoria has been updated and revised to comprehensively cover the Victorian Essential Learning Standards. The series continues to provide award-winning features carefully designed to aid student thinking and learning with more opportunities for deep learning through guided investigations and problem solving now involved. This Value Pack includes both the Maths Quest 8 for Victoria 2E text and the Maths Quest 8 for Victoria 2E Homework Book. Text Features * An introductory set of questions at the start of each chapter to help establish the students' current level of understanding. Each question is supported with a Skillsheet to explain the concept involved and provide extra practice if needed * Carefully graded exercises with many skill and application problems, multiplechoice questions, sets of 10 Quick Questions, chapter summaries and chapter reviews to consolidate learning * Maths Quest challenge questions designed to extend students' thinking skills * Worked examples in Think/Write format that are carefully matched and crossreferenced to questions throughout the exercises * Puzzles, investigations, history of mathematics and graphics calculator tips (both TI and Casio). * A new chapter on strategies for problem solving to assist students' skills in working mathematically * Multi-level interactive problem- solving activities (eTHINKING) to encourage deeper understanding of concepts and challenge students' mathematical thinking and reasoning * Updated and revised interactive technology files to foster ICT skills and aid conceptual learning. Homework Book Features * Complements the student textbook with a variety of activities including worksheets, rich tasks and fun code puzzles. Worksheet Features * Begin with six skills practice questions based on concepts taught prior to Year 8 * Contain carefully graded skills and application questions that relate to specific content in the textbook chapters * Include a writing mathematically section for students to explain mathematical concepts in their own words * Finish with a Maths Quest challenge question to extend students' problem-solving skills. Rich Tasks Features * Encourage students to work mathematically * Contain problem-solving skills with links to real-life situations * Promote different levels of thinking with many open-ended questions. Code Puzzle Features * Present aspects of the chapters' content in an entertaining way * Provide an alternative tool to reinforce skills. Maths Quest for Victoria 2E student textbooks are now supported by eBookPLUS! What is eBookPLUS? Maths Quest 8 for Victoria 2E eBookPLUS is an electronic version of the entire student textbook as well as a complementary set of targeted digital resources. These flexible and engaging resources are available online at the jacarandaPLUS website ( www.jacplus.com.au) Your eBookPLUS resources include; * interactivities * games *skillsheets *worksheets *Test Yourself multiple-choice questionsshow more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • CD-I
  • John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd
  • Wrightbooks
  • Milton, QLD, Australia
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0731403061
  • 9780731403066

Table of contents

Text * Number skills * Positive and negative numbers * Set notation and theory * Percentages * Algebra * Equations * Ratios and rates * Geometry * Measurement * Transformations * Coordinates and graphs * Data and graphs * Probability * Networks Homework Book * Number skills * Positive and negative numbers * Set notation and theory * Percentages * Algebra * Equations * Ratios and rates * Geometry * Measurement * Transformations * Coordinates and graphs * Data and graphs * Probability * Networksshow more