General Mathematics

Stage 2 General Mathematics consists of the following six topics:

  1. Modelling with Linear Relationships
  2. Modelling with Matrices
  3. Statistical Models
  4. Financial Models
  5. Discrete Models
  6. Open Topic

 

Class Note 

Linear Relationships

TOPIC ONE: MODELLING WITH LINEAR RELATIONSHIPS    chapter 7 linear modelling

How to represent linear functions (Review from Stage 1)

• Contextual description

• Numerical sequence

• Graph

• Algebraic formula How to represent linear functions (Review from Stage 1)

• Contextual description

• Numerical sequence

• Graph

• Algebraic formula

Text Book page 10-14

Simultaneous equations

• Trial by error solving Simultaneous equations

• Graphically

• Equation solver Simultaneous equations

• Non-unique solutions

TEXT BOOK page 14-24

Questions 1B,C,D

REVIEW SET 1A, 1B

 Topic 1 – Modelling with Linear Relationships (2).docx 

Example Test – Linear Functions

 Program 2 – aligns with pre-approved LAP 02 (2).docx u

Stage 2 General Mathematics Program for 2017

Introduction to linear programming

(practical problem that students attempt to solve without using linear programming techniques)

Introduction to linear programming

(practical problem that students attempt to solve without using linear programming techniques)

Going from solving by trial and error to using linear programming techniques

• How to set up constraints

• How to graph constraints and the feasible region

• Vertices

• Creating the objective function

• Finding the optimal solution