Supporting achievement in the latest syllabus, this stretching course builds the advanced skills students will need for Cambridge assessment and 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 skills. A Worked Solutions Manual is also available, covering Pure Mathematics, Mechanics, and Statistics, to comprehensively support understanding.
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