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A sound understanding of the Maclaurin Series is essential to ensure exam success.
Study at Advanced Higher Maths level will provide excellent preparation for your studies when at university. Some universities may require you to gain a pass at AH Maths to be accepted onto the course of your choice. The AH Maths course is fast paced so please do your very best to keep on top of your studies.
For students looking for extra help with the AH Maths course in 2019/20 you may wish to consider subscribing to the fantastic additional exam focused resources available in the Online Study Pack.
We hope you find this website useful and wish you the very best with your studies in 2019/20.
Please find below:
1. Links and Exam Formulae
|AH Maths - Home Page Link||HERE|
|AH Maths - Whole Course Link||HERE|
|AH Maths - Exam Formula List||HERE|
|Higher Maths - Exam Formulae List||HERE|
|AH Maths - Complete Formula List||HERE|
|SQA Full Course Content and Outline||HERE|
2. Maclaurin Series Resources
Thanks to the author(s) for making these available.
|Maclaurin Series Theory Guide 1||HERE|
|Maclaurin Series Theory Guide 2||HERE|
|Maclaurin Series HSN Summary Notes||HERE|
3. MIA Text Book Questions – Maclaurin Series
Recommended questions from the new MIA Text Book are shown below.
Worked solutions to all questions below are available in the Online Study Pack.
|Maclaurin Series for f(x)||Page 179||Exercise 10.5||Q1a,b,c,d,3a,b|
|Maclaurin Series - Composite Functions||Page 182||Exercise 10.7||Q1a,f,2a,3a,6a,7a,8a,b|
|Maclaurin Series - SQA Questions||SQA Questions & Answers|
4. About The Maclaurin Series
For a more detailed explanation, please first read the Theory Guides above.
The method is to repeatedly differentiate the function and to substitute x = 0 into each answer as shown below.
In the AH Maths exam you are given the above formulae
5. AH Maths Past & Practice Papers
Thanks to the SQA for making these available.
Worked solutions to SQA Exam Questions available in the in the Online Study Pack.
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6. AH Maths Past Paper Questions by Topic
Thanks to the SQA for making these available.
Questions and answers have been split up by topic for ease of reference.
Worked solutions to all SQA questions below available in the Online Study Pack.
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7. AH Maths Text Book – Maths In Action (2nd Edition) by Edward Mullan
A fully revised course for the new Curriculum for Excellence examination that is designed to fully support the course’s new structure and unit assessment. A part of the highly regarded Maths in Action series, it provides students with a familiar, clear and carefully structured learning experience that encourages them to build confidence and understanding.
8. Exam focused Online Study Pack
Through step-by-step worked solutions to exam questions available in the Online Study Pack we cover everything you need to know about the Maclaurin Series to pass your final exam.
As well as students studying Advanced Higher Mathematics, the resources will benefit young adults studying A-Level Mathematics and undergraduates who need a little extra help. Particular benefit will be to students who have gained a ‘Conditional’ University place and are therefore required to pass in order to gain entry onto the course of their choice.
Subscribing to the Online Study Pack may therefore be one of your best ever investments. Please click Online Study Pack to view screenshots, examples and instructions on how to subscribe.
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