Year 8


Past examination material

     

MS means the mark scheme (i.e. the answers).

     

The links below come from the CIMT website.

Extra exercises: additional exercises on the topic, perfect for revision purposes. Answers are included at the end of the document.

     

Activities: a collection of investigational type tasks that may be used in class or set as a homework.

     

E-lessons: include​ explanations of topics taught, as well as self-marking exercises. Completing these pages is another great way to revise.​

     

Autumn term (Sep-Dec)

     

Unit 4: Rounding and Estimating

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
4 Rules (Whole Numbers)
     
4 Rules (Decimals)
     
Order of Operations
     
Worded Arithmetic Problems
     
Rounding
     
Estimating
     
e-lessons
     
4.1 4 operations - whole numbers 4.2 4 operations - decimals
     
4.3 Order of operations 4.4 Problems in context
     
4.5 Rounding 4.6 Estimating

Unit 3: Pythagoras' Theorem

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Pythagoras Investigation (Tilted squares)
     
Calculate the Length of the Hypotenuse
     
Calculating the Lengths of Other Sides
     
Worded Pythagoras Problems
     
e-lessons
     
3.1 Pythagoras' Theorem 3.2 Calculating the hypotenuse
     
3.4 Pythagoras - problems in context

Unit 6: Nets and Surface Area

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Common 2-D and 3-D Shapes
     
2-D Representations of 3-D Shapes
     
Plans and Elevations
     
Nets and Surface Area of Cubes and Cuboids
     
Nets of Prisms and Pyramids
     
e-lessons
     
6.1 Constructions and angles 6.2 2-D and 3-D shapes

Unit 7: Ratio and proportion

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Equivalent Ratios
     
Direct Proportion
     
Division in a Given Ratio
     
Linear Conversion
     
Inverse proportion
     
e-lessons
     
7.1 Equivalent ratios 7.2 Direct proportion
     
7.3 Proportional division

Unit 9: Fractions and Percentages

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Revision of Operations with Fractions
     
Fractions in Context
     
Conversion of Fractions and Percentages
     
Finding Percentages of Quantities
     
Increasing and Decreasing by a Percentage
     
Finding Percentage Increase and Decrease
     
Reverse Percentages
     
Mixed Percentages
     
    Y8 Mixed Percentages Y8 Mixed Percentages ANSWERS
     
e-lessons
     
20.2 Fractions - add/subtract 20.3 Fractions - multiplication
     
20.4 Fractions - division

Unit 8: Algebra - Brackets

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Expansion of Single Brackets
     
Linear Equations with Brackets
     
Factorising
     
Expansion of Two Brackets
     
e-lessons
     
8.1 Expanding single Brackets 8.2 Linear equations with brackets
     
8.3 Factorising

Spring term (Jan-Apr)

     

Unit 12: Formulae

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Substitution 1
     
Substitution 2
     
Linear Equations 1
     
Linear Equations 2
     
Changing the Subject of a Formula
     
     
e-lessons
     
12.1 Substituting 1 12.2 Substituting 2
     
12.3 Linear equations 1 12.4 Linear equations 2

Unit 10: Probability of 2 Events

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Probability of One Event
     
Listing Outcomes with Two Events
     
Probabilities Using Listings
     
Independent Events and Tree Diagrams
     
     
Dependent Probability
     
e-lessons
     
10.1 Probability of one event
     
10.2 Finding outcomes with 2 experiments
     
10.3 Finding probability by listing outcomes 10.4 Independent events

Spring term (continued)

     

Unit 5: Data Analysis

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Displaying Discrete Data
     
Mean,_Median,_Mode_and_Range
     
e-lessons
     
5.1 Frequency tables 5.2 Mean, median, mode and range

Unit 11: Angles, Bearings and Maps

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Parallel and Intersecting Lines
     
Bearings
     
Scale Drawings
     
e-lessons
     
11.1 Angle measures 11.2 Parallel and intersecting lines
     
11.3 Bearings

Unit 15: Polygons

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Angle Facts (revision)
     
Angle Properties of Polygons
     
Symmetry (Reflection and Rotational)
     
Quadrilaterals
     
e-lessons
     
15.1 Angles 15.2 Angle properties of polygons
     
15.3 Symmetry 15.4 Quadrilaterals

Unit 14: Straight Line Graphs

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Plotting Points on Straight Lines
     
Plotting Graphs Given their Equations
     
Equation of a Straight Line
     
Equation of a Line Given Two Points
     
e-lessons
     
14.1 Coordinates 14.2 Plotting straight lines
     
14.3 Plotting graphs from the equation

Unit 16: Circles and Cylinders

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Introduction to Circles
     
Formulae for Circumference and Area
     
Circles (Worded Problems)
     
Volume and Surface Area of a Cylinder
     
e-lessons
     
16.1 Introduction to circles
     
16.4 Formulae for circumference and area

Unit 19: Similarity

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Enlargement
     
Similar Shapes
     
Length, Area and Volume Scale Factors
     
Converting Units of Area and Volume
     
Maps and Scale Models
     
e-lessons
     
19.1 Enlargement 19.2 Similar shapes
     
19.3 Line, area and volume scale factors

Unit 18: Speed, Distance and Time

     
Textbook Extra exercises Activities
     
Lessons
     
Speed
     
Calculating Speed, Distance and Time
     
Problems with Mixed Units
     
Distance-Time Graphs
     
Other compound measures
     
e-lessons
     
18.1 Speed 18.2 Calculating speed, distance and time
     
18.3 Problems with mixed units

Number (last topic)

     
Lessons
     
Convert Recurring Decimals to Fractions
     
Products of Prime Factors
     
HCF & LCM
     
Revision
     
Revision F2 (Number) Revision F2 (Number) MS

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