Form One Mathematics Syllabus Topics

Numbers

Base Ten Numeration

Identify the place value in each digit in base ten numeration

Read numbers in base ten numeration

Write numbers in base ten numeration up to one billion

Apply numbers in daily life


Natural and Whole Number

Distinguish between natural and whole numbers

Identify even ,odd, and prime numbers

Show even , odd and prime numbers on number lines


Operations with Whole Numbers

Add whole numbers

Subtract whole numbers

Multiply whole numbers

Divide whole numbers

Use the four operations in solving word problems


Factors And Multiples Of Numbers

Find factors of a number

Find multiples of a number

Use factors to find the greatest common factors(GCF) of numbers


Integers

Identify integers

Add integers

Subtract integers

Multiply integers

Divide integers

Perform mixed operations on integers




Proper, Improper and Mixed Numbers

Describe a fraction

Distinguish proper, improper fractions and mixed numbers


Comparison of Fractions

Simplify a fraction to its lowest terms

Identify equivalent fractions

Arrange fractions in order of size


Operations and Fractions

Add fractions

Subtract fractions

Multiply fractions

Divide fractions

Perform mixed operations on fractions

Solve word problems involving fractions




Decimals

Explain the concept of decimals

Convert fractions to terminating decimals and vice versa


Operations and Decimals

Add decimals

Subtract decimals

Multiply decimals

Perform mixed operations with decimals

Solve word problems involving decimals


Percentages

Express a quantity as a percentage

Convert a fraction into percentage and vice versa

Convert a decimal into percentage and vice versa

Apply percentages in daily life




Units of Length

Convert one unit of length to another

Perform computations on metric units of length


Unit of Mass

Convert one unit of mass to another

Perform computation on metric units of mass


Units of Time

Convert one unit of time to another

Read and convert unit time of 12 hour clock to 24 hour clock and vice versa


Units of Capacity

State the standard unit of measuring capacity

Use the litre in daily life




Rounding Off Numbers

Round off whole numbers to given place values

Round off decimals to a given number of decimal place


Significant Figures

Write a number to a given number of significant figures


Approximations in Calculations

Use the knowledge of rounding off of numbers in computations involving large numbers and small numbers




Points and Lines

Explain the concept of a point

Extend the concept of a point to draw a line

Distinguish between a line, a line segment and a ray


Angles and Lines

Draw angles

Measure angles of different size using a protractor

Draw angles using a protractor


Constructions

Construct a perpendicular bisector to a line segment

Construct an angle of 60° using a pair of compasses

Bisect a given angle

Copy a given angle by construction

Construct parallel lines

Identify different types of angles formed by parallel lines and a transversal


Polygons And Regions

Describe a polygon and a region

Construct different types of triangles

Construct different quadrilaterals


Circles

Draw a circle

Describe different parts of a circle




Algebraic Operations

Use symbols to form algebraic expressions

Simplify algebraic expressions


Equations with One Unknown

Solve an equation with one unknown

Form and solve an equation from word problems


Equations with Two Unknowns

Solve simultaneous equations

Solve linear simultaneous equations from practical situations


Inequalities

Solve linear inequalities in one unknown

Form linear inequalities from practical situations




Rational Numbers

Define a rational number

Perform the basic operations on rational numbers


Irrational Numbers

Define irrational numbers


Real Numbers

Define real numbers

Find absolute value of real numbers

Solve related practical problems




Ratio

Express a ratio in its simplest form

Divide a given quantity into proportional parts


Profits and Loss

Find profit or loss

Calculate percentage profit and percentage profit and percentage loss


Simple Interest

Calculate simple interest

Solve real life problems related to simple interest




Coordinates of a Point

Read the coordinates of a point

Plot a point given its coordinates

Locate a point on the coordinates


Gradient (Slope) of a Line

Calculate the gradient of a line given two points


Equation of a Line

Find the equations of a line given the coordinates of two points on a line


Graphs of Linear Equations

Form the table of value

Draw the graph of a linear equation


Simultaneous Equations

Solve linear simultaneous equations graphically




Perimeters of Triangles and Quadrilaterals

Find the perimeters of triangles and quadrilaterals


Circumference of a Circle

Estimate the value of Pi ( Π)

Calculate the circumference of a circle


Areas of Rectangles and Triangles

Calculate the area of a rectangle


Areas of Trapezium and Parallelogram

Calculate area of a parallelogram

Calculate the area of a trapezium


Area of a Circle

Calculate areas of circle

