An initiative of PNG Insight, the Maths Examination Resources provided on this platform are for PNG students in Grades 10 and 12.  ## Solving Quadratic Equations by Factorisation

It is concerning that many students shy away from Algebra because of the abstract nature of the topic. But Algebra, (especially Solving Quadratic Equations by Factorisation), in an interesting and stimulating concept. If taught well, students can grasp the concept. Here are attempts on solving quadratic equations by factorising by using the: ‘difference of two squares’ …

## Algebra Exam Questions in order of Difficulty

Introduction to Algebra (I) Introduction to substitution,  expanding brackets, factorising algebraic expressions and solving equations. Read about Algebra Building Blocks. More Algebra Questions (II) Using letters to represent numbers; Collecting like terms; Multiplying with numbers and letters; Dividing with numbers and letters; Expanding Brackets; Factorising; Understanding expressions, equations and formulae; and Substitution Revision Algebra (III) … ## Do Mental Maths Fast with Four Tips

Students and maths enthusiasts can do mental maths fast with these tips. The strategies for addition and subtraction, and multiplication and division are useful when dealing with large numbers. It may need MORE practice to perfect the skills you may need to do mathematics in classroom, examination questions and use generally in life. Recommended: PNG … ## Maths Mastery Approach in Schools UK, Singapore and PNG

Researchers in the article compared mathematics ‘teaching methods’ in the United Kingdom to the Singaporean method. The mastery approach to maths teaching and learning focuses on problem-solving approaches.   Maths mastery approach concentrates on problem-solving The finding in the report revealed that students taught using problem-solving mastery approach learn faster than their counterparts. And, the … ## How to do Algebra

Algebra is often regarded by many primary and secondary school students as a challenging topic to learn in mathematics. In these examples, we’ll do the 4 parts to Patterns and Algebra by using simple exam questions as illustrations. ‘Simplify’ is commonly used in many exam questions. However, it may require you to find the value …