Grade- 10 _ International Mathematics- Extended (0607) _ Syllabus of 1st Term Examination 2017-18

Grade- 10 _ International Mathematics- Extended (0607) _ Syllabus of 1st Term Examination 2017-18

Dear parents and students,

Please find below the details of the syllabus of International Mathematics- Extended (0607) for the 1st Term examination of 2017-2018.  

 

Topics Included:
 

1) Probability

2) Statistics

3) Functions

4) Set Theory (from Grade- 9 curriculum)

5) Quadratic Equations (from Grade- 9 curriculum)

6) Sequences (from Grade- 9 curriculum)

7) Trigonometry & Bearings (from Grade- 9 curriculum)

8) Circle Theorem (from Grade- 9 curriculum)

 
 
Note:  Apart from your Ric Pimental book, you can practice/solve questions from Haese and Harris publication book, Oxford publication book, Past years papers of IGCSE and also from Exam preparation and practice guide book of Haese and Harris publication.

There will be 3 papers in International Mathematics – Extended exam :

1. Paper 2 –45 minutes
 
Short response questions.
No calculators are permitted.
Designed to assess knowledge and use of basic skills and methods.
Any part of the syllabus content may be present in this paper but questions will focus on concepts which can be assessed without access to a calculator.
40 marks: 20% of assessment
 
 
 
2. Paper 4 – 2 hours 15 minutes
 
11–15 medium to extended response questions.
A graphics calculator is required.
Any area of the syllabus may be assessed.
Some of the questions will particularly assess the use of the graphics calculator functions described on Page 9 in syllabus guide.
120 marks: 60% of assessment
 
 
 
3. Paper 6 – 1 hour 30 minutes
 
One investigation and one modelling question.
A graphics calculator is required.
Any area of the syllabus may be assessed.
Candidates are assessed on their ability to investigate, model, and solve more open-ended problems.
Clear communication and full reasoning are especially important and mark schemes reflect this.
The time allowance given for this paper allows students to explore and communicate their ideas fully.
40 marks: 20% of assessment
 
 
Total marks: 200 marks: 100% of assessment
 
Other points to be noted:
  • All the instructions will be available on the cover page of the question booklet. Please read those instructions before attempting the paper.
  • Entire paper is to be written in the space provided in question booklet. No additional graphs or supplementary will be provided.
  • Formula list will be provided in the question paper of Paper- 2 and Paper- 4.
  • All the resources related to graph needs to be carried by you. Sharing of GDC/any resources during the examination will not be allowed.

 

Thanks and Regards,

Grade- 10 Math Team.

 
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