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Quadratic equations

This module from the AMSI 'The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project' is for teachers who wish to consolidate their content knowledge on the topic of quadratic equations, including forming and solving using different methods. There are sections that provide history and context for the topic, as well as exercises and examples of how to present and explain the concepts to students.

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Year level(s) Year 9
Audience Teacher, School Leader
Purpose Content knowledge
Format Downloadable resources
Keywords quadratic equation, factorising, completing the square, solution, explicit teaching

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Algebra
Topics Non-linear relationships
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Identify and graph quadratic functions, solve quadratic equations graphically and numerically, and solve monic quadratic equations with integer roots algebraically, using graphing software and digital tools as appropriate

Numeracy progression Number patterns and algebraic thinking (P9)

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