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Mathematics Year 8 work sample portfolio – ACARA

Refer to Work sample 12: number and measurement – investigating circles, and the related tasks for guidance in assessing students’ understanding of circles, including the formula to calculate the area of a circle and identifying its diameter and circumference. This work sample is for a satisfactory level. Work samples for above and below level are also available from ACARA.

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Year level(s) Year 7, Year 8
Audience Teacher
Purpose Assessment task
Format Downloadable resources
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Keywords Assess, Annotated work samples

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Angles and geometric reasoning
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions

Describe the relationship between π and the features of circles including the circumference, radius and diameter


Recognise irrational numbers in applied contexts, including square roots and Π

Numeracy progression Understanding units of measurement (P9)

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