Supporting achievement in the syllabus, this stretching course builds the advanced skills students will need for the Cambridge syllabus for final assessment in 2019and for higher education. Engaging, real world applications are included throughout, making mathematics relevant to real life. The series is edited by David Rayner, whose clear, practice-based approach is trusted around the world to build students' mathematical and analytical
A Worked Solutions Manual is also available, covering Pure Mathematics, Mechanics, and Statistics, to comprehensively support understanding. A new edition for the latest Cambridge syllabus, for examination from 2020, will be available in 2018.
1. Introduction to statistical thinking ; 2. Measures of location and spread ; 3. Representing and analysing data ; Review exercise A ; Maths in real-life: Seeing the wood and the trees ; 4. Probability ; 5. Probability distributions and discrete random variables ; 6. Permutations and combinations ; Review exercise B ; Maths in real-life: Sporting statistics ; 7. The binomial distribution ; 8. The normal distribution ; 9. The normal approximation to the binomial distribution ; Review exercise B ; Maths in real-life: Statistics is definitely not a lonely world ; Exam-style paper A ; Exam-style paper B ; Answers ; Data sets