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Hi there,
I’m currently in the process of applying for a higher education course in electrical installation. I have been asked at the college interview for my GCSE results in maths and English being 31 it has been many years since I studied the above if anyone has taken or knows what to expect so I can revise and get familiar with maths especially

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I do edexcel higher GCSE's maths and these are the topics that we have to learn
1 Number
Types of Number and BIDMAS
Multiples, Factors and Prime Factors
LCM and HCF
Fractions
Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
Fractions and Recurring Decimals
Rounding Numbers
Estimating
Bounds
Standard Form


2 Algebra
Powers and Roots
Multiplying Out Brackets
Factorising
Manipulating Surds
Solving Equations
Rearranging Formulas
Factorising Quadratics
The Quadratic Formula
Completing the Square
Algebraic Fractions
Sequences
Inequalities
Graphical Inequalities
Iterative Methods
Simultaneous Equations
Proof
Functions

3 Ratio, proportion and rates of change
Ratios
Direct and Inverse Proportion
Percentages
Compound Growth and Decay
Unit Conversions
Speed, Density and Pressure

4 Geometry and measures
Geometry
Parallel Lines
Geometry Problems
Polygons
Triangles and Quadrilaterals
Circle Geometry
Congruent Shapes
Similar Shapes
The Four Transformations
Area — Triangles and Quadrilaterals
Area — Circles
Shapes — Surface Area
Shapes — Volume
More Enlargements and Projections
Triangle Construction
Loci and Construction
Loci and Construction — Worked Examples
Bearings

5 Probability+statistics
Probability Basics
Counting Outcomes
Probability Experiments
The AND / OR Rules
Tree Diagrams
Conditional Probability
Sets and Venn Diagrams
Sampling and Bias
Collecting Data
Mean, Median, Mode and Range
Frequency Tables — Finding Averages
Grouped Frequency Tables
Box Plots
Cumulative Frequency
Histograms and Frequency Density
Time Series
Scatter Graphs
comparing data sets


6 Pythagoras and trigonometry
Pythagoras’ Theorem
Trigonometry — Sin, Cos, Tan
Trigonometry — Examples
Trigonometry — Common Values
The Sine and Cosine Rules
Pythagoras
Trigonometry
Vectors


7 Graphs
y = mx + c
Drawing Straight Line Graphs
Coordinates and Ratio
Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
Quadratic Graphs
Harder Graphs
Solving Equations Using Graphs
Graph Transformations
Real-Life Graphs
Distance-Time Graphs
Velocity-Time Graphs
Gradients of Real-Life Graphs
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