Maths skills

This lesson practices the skills of calculating surface area : volume ratio, averages and uncertainty.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Select the 4 things that plants compete for:

Select four (4) boxes

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Q2.What is a structural adaptation?

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Q3.Which list contains only behavioural adaptations?

3/6

Q4.Why do desert plants tend to have spines rather than large leaves?

4/6

Q5.what is the definition of an abiotic factor?

5/6

Q6.what is an apex predator?

6/6

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Select the 4 things that plants compete for:

Select four (4) boxes

1/6

Q2.What is a structural adaptation?

2/6

Q3.Which list contains only behavioural adaptations?

3/6

Q4.Why do desert plants tend to have spines rather than large leaves?

4/6

Q5.what is the definition of an abiotic factor?

5/6

Q6.what is an apex predator?

6/6

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Worksheet

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Maths Skills

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content covered in the maths skills lesson of the ecology topic

Q1.How do you calculate the volume of a regular shape?

1/5

Q2.Which is the correct description of a modal average?

2/5

Q3.Which is the correct description of a median average?

3/5

Q4.Which is the most likely surface area : volume ratio for an animal that lives in a cold climate?

4/5

Q5.An animal has a surface area of 120,000 cm² and a volume of 40,000 cm³. What is the surface area : volume ratio?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Maths Skills

This quiz will check your knowledge of the content covered in the maths skills lesson of the ecology topic

Q1.How do you calculate the volume of a regular shape?

1/5

Q2.Which is the correct description of a modal average?

2/5

Q3.Which is the correct description of a median average?

3/5

Q4.Which is the most likely surface area : volume ratio for an animal that lives in a cold climate?

4/5

Q5.An animal has a surface area of 120,000 cm² and a volume of 40,000 cm³. What is the surface area : volume ratio?

5/5

Lesson summary: Maths skills

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