Erica's Errors - A Level (Year 2) BundleQuick View

Erica's Errors - A Level (Year 2) Bundle

Erica is struggling with many aspects of the A level mathematics course and needs help from your students. What you have here is 17of her homeworks, each with mistakes in solutions which your students need to find, correct and explain where Erica has gone wrong. These are purely designed to generate discussion and to allow students to demonstrate their understanding, whilst also allowing them to show their own methods of silving problems. These are all based upon the new A level curriculum.
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Erica's Errors - AS/A Level Maths (Year 1) BundleQuick View

Erica's Errors - AS/A Level Maths (Year 1) Bundle

Erica makes mistakes; lots of mistakes. You have her homework on every topic covered in the first year of her A level mathematics course where she consistently makes mistakes. Your job, or more accurately, the students in your classes' job is to correct Erica's errors and explain where she's gone wrong so that she doesn't make the same mistakes again. These have gone down well in my classes and really encourage discussion about the mathematics and should embed a deeper understanding.
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Erica's Errors On QuadraticsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Quadratics

Erica has made some silly mistakes on her quadratics homework, involving factorising, solving , completing the square, functions and the discriminant. Your students' task is to find the errors, correct them and explain what Erica has done incorrectly. This should generate discussion in class.
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Erica's Errors On Vectors 2Quick View

Erica's Errors On Vectors 2

Erica is struggling with 3D vectors here, including unit vectors, magnitudes and areas of triangles. Designed for the new A level syllabus it doesn't get as "difficult" as they did in Core 4 but this should allow students to demonstrate their understanding.
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Erica's Errors On IntegrationQuick View

Erica's Errors On Integration

All sorts of calculus issues for Erica here! She really needs your (your class') help to correct her work and explain where she's gone wrong. There are common mistakes here for student to find and discuss in class.
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Erica's Errors On VectorsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Vectors

Vector notation this time for Erica, and the usual issues have arisen. as with all the others, can you check Erica's homework for errors, correct and explain what she did wrong. Designed for discussion etc.
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Erica's Errors On Differentiation 3Quick View

Erica's Errors On Differentiation 3

Erica got another homework to fine tune her differentiation skills regarding implicit functions, chain rule and second derivatives. Predictably it is not going entirely to plan. Can your students help Erica correct her mistakes and explain what she's done incorrectly. Designed for students to display understanding and cause discussion.
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Erica's Errors On Algebraic MethodsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Algebraic Methods

Erica is struggling with algebraic division, the factor theorem and proof. She needs your help to correct her mistakes before explaining what she's done incorrectly. This is designed to create discussion and embrace the new curriculum that likes getting students to spot mistakes.
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Erica's Errors On CirclesQuick View

Erica's Errors On Circles

Erica is tackling equations of circles but is, as usual, making errors. Can you help Erica correct the errors and explain what she has done incorrectly. designed to get students to check work carefully and discuss what has gone wrong.
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Erica's Errors On Differentiation 2Quick View

Erica's Errors On Differentiation 2

Erica is struggling whilst differentiating trigonometric functions, using the product, chain and quotient rules and parametric equations. She is desperate - please help her! Designed for students to demonstrate understanding and to encourage discussion.
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Erica's Errors On Trigonmetric ModellingQuick View

Erica's Errors On Trigonmetric Modelling

Erica is struggling with double angle formulae, compound angle formulae - the works"! Can you help her sort out her homework and explain what is going on? Designed to encourage discussion.
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Erica's Errors On Algebraic ExpressionsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Algebraic Expressions

Erica is taking A level mathematics but is making silly errors in her homework. Can your students spot and correct the errors, explaining what Erica has done wrong. These are designed to create discussion and reinforce understanding of the topics. This is thefirst A level version of "Clumsy Clive" which covers the GCSE curriculum.
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Erica's Errors On Trigonometric FunctionsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Trigonometric Functions

Erica is struggling with trigonometric functions this time. these questions invlolve sec, cosec and cot and Erica is struggling. Can your class help explain where she has gone wrong. This allows students to demonstrate understanding and discuss their thinking.
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Erica's Errors On Binomial ExpansionQuick View

Erica's Errors On Binomial Expansion

Erica is struggling with the binomial expansion; can you (and your class) help Erica correct the answers she has arrived at and explain to her what she has done incorrectly. This is designed to create discussion and help students become familiar with new style questions.
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Erica's Errors On Straight Line GraphsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Straight Line Graphs

Erica has straight line graphs homework but her answers don't agree with the answers given. Can you explain to her where she has gone wrong as well as correct her homework? This should lead to a discussion between students over common mistakes and misconceptions. My error (oh, the irony) is now corrected.
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Erica's Errors On Exponentials and LogarithmsQuick View

Erica's Errors On Exponentials and Logarithms

Erica has recently had a homework on exponentials and logarithms (including natural logarithms) and is really srtuggling. Can you help her by correcting her answers and explaining her mistakes? Designed to encourage discussion and the ability to check work carefully, as the new A level course seems to like.
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Erica's Errors On Integration 2Quick View

Erica's Errors On Integration 2

Erica is struggling with integrating e^x, is getting confused between integrating 1/(x) and 1/(x^2) and basic trigonometric integration. Can someone help her out? This is designed to help students discussion and prove their understanding.
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Erica's Errors On Binomial Expansion 3Quick View

Erica's Errors On Binomial Expansion 3

Erica's teacher thought she needed more practice on the binomial expansion with negative and fractional indices, including estimating a root using an expansion. She has, as ever, got it all wrong so needs your help. Designed to help students prove their understanding.
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