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Developmental Mathematics Book 3

By | Copyright Year:2015 | ISBN-13: 9780170351027

Developmental Mathematics is a unique and trusted series for Years 7 – 10 students with strong numeracy and literacy needs.

Revised for the new Australian Curriculum as well as the New South Wales syllabus Stages 4 and 5.1.

Each chapter is presented clearly on a double-page spread.

The left page contains explanations, worked examples, and if appropriate a word bank of mathematical terminology and a fact box.

The right page contains an exercise set, including multiple-choice questions, scaffolded solutions and realistic applications of mathematics.

Each chapter concludes with a language activity that reinforces mathematical terminology.

Chapter practice tests are included containing non-calculator questions on general topics and topic questions grouped by chapter subheading.

*Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.


1 Pythagoras’ theorem
2 Whole numbers and decimals
3 Integers and fractions
4 Algebra
5 Trigonometry
6 Percentages
7 Indices
8 Geometry
9 Equations
10 Earning money
11 Investigating data
12 Length and time
13 Area and volume
14 Graphing lines
15 Probability
16 Ratios and rates


Sandra Tisdell-Clifford taught at Newcastle Grammar School. She also wrote the Developmental Mathematics 7-10 series.