Maths skills

In this lesson we will develop your maths in science skills.

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Maths Skills

This quiz will test your knowledge of maths in science. These questions are all based on the infection and response topic so there may some prior knowledge questions in there too. You will need a calculator.

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Q1.Find the mean of these numbers: 10,11,12,10,12

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Q2.Find the mean of these numbers: 5.1, 5.2, 5.0, 5.5

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Q3.Which of these is the correct equation to find the area of a circle?

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Q4.When would we use the equation Area =πr²?

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Q5.All bacteria are pathogens. True or false.

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Q6.In 2007 15,000 people were diagnosed with gonorrhoea. In 2009 this rose to 16,141 cases. Calculate the percentage increase in cases from 2007 to 2009.

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Q7.In 2015 there were 500 new cases of HIV. In 2018 there was only 300 new cases. Calculate the percentage decrease in the number of new cases between 2015 and 2018.

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Quiz:

Maths Skills

This quiz will test your knowledge of maths in science. These questions are all based on the infection and response topic so there may some prior knowledge questions in there too. You will need a calculator.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Find the mean of these numbers: 10,11,12,10,12

1/7

Q2.Find the mean of these numbers: 5.1, 5.2, 5.0, 5.5

2/7

Q3.Which of these is the correct equation to find the area of a circle?

3/7

Q4.When would we use the equation Area =πr²?

4/7

Q5.All bacteria are pathogens. True or false.

5/7

Q6.In 2007 15,000 people were diagnosed with gonorrhoea. In 2009 this rose to 16,141 cases. Calculate the percentage increase in cases from 2007 to 2009.

6/7

Q7.In 2015 there were 500 new cases of HIV. In 2018 there was only 300 new cases. Calculate the percentage decrease in the number of new cases between 2015 and 2018.

7/7

Lesson summary: Maths skills

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