Skills practice for GCSE 9 - 1. Students find the area under six graphs - the first four graphs involve straightforward shapes, the final two graphs require splitting the area into strips and estimating total area using trapeziums. Students are asked to include units to make them think about the outcome of finding areas (ie vertical axis units x horizontal axis units). Answers are included, plus an editable version of this resource.

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Created: Feb 13, 2017

Updated: May 8, 2017

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    user avatarjamesclegg2 months agoreport

    Really useful for a recap or consolidation. Covers all the basics and could lead to the trapezium approach for area underneath a graph nicely if you were required to teach it. Thanks for sharing.