This collection from Teachers TV features videos, covering a wide range of mathematics topics, which are intended to be shown in class. Often ideal for use as as a lesson starter, some show practical applications of mathematical principles which pose problems for students to solve. Areas covered include:

*algebra to solve real problems
*surface area of different shapes
*averages
*continuous data
*estimation
*nets
*ratio and proportion
*distance/time graphs
*equations
*golden ratio
*probability
*mathematics applied in business

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Areas of Circles and Composite Shapes

This video resource from Teachers TV is presented by Fran and Dave, who demonstrate practical applications of mathematics as they investigate the surface area of different shapes and the cost of tiling a bathroom.

Different methods for calculating the area of the bathroom walls are explained, while...

Enlargement

This video resource from Teachers TV is presented by Fran and Dave who demonstrate practical applications of mathematics as they investigate how to use a scale factor to work out new dimensions and enlarge different shapes.

Graphics are used to show techniques for drawing enlargements of 2D shapes from a...

Straight-line Graphs

This video resource from Teachers TV is presented by Fran and Dave, who demonstrate practical applications of mathematics as they investigate how straight line graphs can be used to compare the price difference of two mobile phone deals.

Formulae are developed and graphs drawn to show how the cost of '...

Distance/Time Graphs

This video resource from Teachers TV is presented by Fran and Dave, who demonstrate practical applications of mathematics as they investigate how distance/time graphs can be used to measure sporting fitness.

Graphics demonstrate how the speed at different stages of a journey is calculated. Data, collected...

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