Our centre conducts Secondary A Math Tuition for Upper Secondary students to be ready for the GCE O Level examinations. Learn more about the subject to understand the requirements.

Be informed on the examination format as well as the topics tested to be ready for the challenges that lie ahead. Our tuition programme is structured according to the latest syllabus to ensure that you can cope with the pace of study at school. For more information, please refer to the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board.

There are two papers for the Additional Mathematics syllabus: Paper 1 and Paper 2. An approved calculator may be used in **both** papers.

Paper 1 | Paper 2 |
---|---|

Duration | Duration |

2 h |
2 ½ h |

Description | Description |

There will be 11-13 questions of varying marks and lengths. Candidates must answer ALL questions. |
There will be 9-11 questions of varying marks and lengths. Candidates must answer ALL questions. |

Marks | Marks |

80 |
100 |

Weighting | Weighting |

44% |
56% |

The following features the topics tested in the Additional Mathematics syllabus. There are three overarching themes: Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry as well as Calculus.

1

Algebra

- Equations and inequalities
- Indices and surds
- Polynomials and Partial Fractions
- Binomial expansions
- Power, exponential, logarithmic, modulus functions

2

Geometry and Trigonometry

- Trigonometric functions, identities and equations
- Coordinate geometry in two dimensions
- Proofs in plane geometry
- Binomial expansions
- Power, exponential, logarithmic, modulus functions

3

Calculus

- Differentiation and integration