# What tips do you have for doing well in maths GCSE, aiming for a 5. Detailed answer would be appreciated?

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### Josh Prince

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For maths in particular learning methods is how to do well, I would recommend doing lots of practice questions and making sure you understand how to do the majority of the topics for a 5

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Asked by Stephanie

Maths π―#### How do you divide double numbers such as 659 divided by 32?

Very easily: 1)how many 32s fit into 6, see the answer is 0 remainder 6, then you move the remainder 6 onto the the second digit 5 to make 65 2)how ...

Asked by Marinette

Maths π―#### Can you please explain how this sequence is answered? 0,12,10,0,-12,-20?

The best way to approach this is to actually share your attempted answer. That way, I can go through what you've done and help out if anything is mi...

Asked by Natalie

Maths π―#### Whatβs the sale price of a $64 jacket with 20% discount?

Assuming that the full price is $64, you need to work out 20% of 64. If you have a calculator, you can just o 64 x 0.2. If you need to work it out i...

Asked by Sophie

Maths π―#### A recipe for a fruit cake uses sultanas and raisins in the ratio 5:3. How many grams of sultanas sho...

What we need to do is find out what one ratio is worth. To do that you do: You know that 150 grams of raisin is the same as '3'. To work out what '1...

Asked by Tae

Maths π―#### The line y=x+1 doesnβt intersect the circle (x-1)^2 + (y+2)^2 = k. Find the possible values for k?

I helped someone out with a similar question a few years ago. I tend to use it to explain this concept. Hopefully, this can help you with your quest...

Asked by Franki

Maths π―#### What is a linear sequence?

A linear number pattern is a sequence of numbers whose difference between all the terms is the same. For example: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5...

Asked by Isla

Maths π―#### If Isla has 3x the amount of money as Jed, who has Β£2.50, how much money does Isla have?

Β£7.50, because 3 x Β£2.50 is Β£7.50.

Asked by Rose

Maths π―#### Can you change 3:45 into the 24-hour clock?

3 pm is the 15th hour of the day, so using the 24-hour clock, it will be 15:45!

Asked by Hannia

Maths π―#### Calculate the area of this triangle. 17 times 8 times 15. What is the answer and what do you do afte...

Iβm assuming the numbers you have given are the lengths of the sides. Then you use Heronβs formula. First u work out a given by equation s=(a+b+c)/2...

Asked by Rose

Maths π―#### What is half of 7 minutes and 24 seconds?

A minute is 60 seconds. 7 minutes is therefore 420 seconds. If we add 7 minutes (420 seconds) to 24 seconds, we get 444 seconds. Half of that is 222...

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