Seven tips to doing well at IB Mathematics

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The link between complex numbers and trigonometry

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Ten top tips for the GCD

The International Baccalaureate mathematics examinations require you to be familiar with a graphical display calculator. Here, I discuss the use of the GDC in Standard and Higher Level mathematics. So you’ve just been handed a brand new graphical display calculator (GDC) for your IB maths course. There’s a good chance that you have been given […]

Do you have the aptitude?

A common question asked by parents is whether their son or daughter has the ability for further study in mathematics or physics. This usually means the study of the subjects at A-level or IB level or the national equivalent. It can be difficult to judge since it often comes down to deciding whether past poor […]