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Skills available for Australia year 8 maths curriculum

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ACMNA Number and Algebra

ACMMG Measurement and Geometry

  • Using units of measurement

    • ACMMG195 Choose appropriate units of measurement for area and volume and convert from one unit to another

    • ACMMG196 Find perimeters and areas of parallelograms, trapeziums, rhombuses and kites

    • ACMMG197 Investigate the relationship between features of circles such as circumference, area, radius and diameter. Use formulas to solve problems involving circumference and area

    • ACMMG198 Develop formulas for volumes of rectangular and triangular prisms and prisms in general. Use formulas to solve problems involving volume

      • Volume of prisms (8-S.7)
      • ACMMG198.a investigating the relationship between volumes of rectangular and triangular prisms

    • ACMMG199 Solve problems involving duration, including using 12- and 24-hour time within a single time zone

  • Geometric reasoning

ACMSP Statistics and Probability

  • Chance

    • ACMSP204 Identify complementary events and use the sum of probabilities to solve problems

    • ACMSP205 Describe events using language of 'at least', exclusive 'or' (A or B but not both), inclusive 'or' (A or B or both) and 'and'.

      • ACMSP205.a posing 'and', 'or' and 'not' probability questions about objects or people

    • ACMSP292 Represent events in two-way tables and Venn diagrams and solve related problems

      • ACMSP292.a using Venn diagrams and two-way tables to calculate probabilities for events, satisfying 'and', 'or' and 'not' conditions

      • ACMSP292.b understanding that representing data in Venn diagrams or two-way tables facilitates the calculation of probabilities

      • ACMSP292.c collecting data to answer the questions using Venn diagrams or two-way tables

  • Data representation and interpretation