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Studying Effectively: Maths, Numeracy and Statistics

A comprehensive resource from Loughborough University featuring quick reference guides, exercises, video tutorials and more. Self-directed study, targeted to the needs of your individual subject.

Cisco Binary Game

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The Cisco Binary Game is the best way to learn and practice the binary number system. It is great for classes, students and teachers in science, math, digital electronics, computers, programming, logic and networking. It is also a LOT of fun to play for anyone who likes to play fast-paced arcade games.

Maths and Numeracy - Anglia Ruskin University

Help with basic Maths skills.

Confidence with numbers

Based on the work of expert Stella Cottrell, international bestselling author of The Study Skills Handbook, this interactive resource will help you hone and develop your study skills at your own pace. Each module has been carefully designed so you can assess your current proficiency, track your progress, become more confident and get the most out of your course.

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SPSS is a statistical software package that enables you to manipulate data and carry out statistical tests. IT skills provide basic support for using the SPSS software, and your school provides more specific guidance on how to design your research and which statistical tests are appropriate. We have listed ways to access this support below along with useful online resources.

To download the SPSS software from the P Drive please follow the instructions on the Library webpages. For help and support please call the IT Support Line on 01202 965515.

Useful books

Millennium Maths Project

The Millennium Maths Project is a maths education initiative based at the University of Cambridge. It includes a variety of resources and activities to promote mathematics skills and understanding.

Learn Higher Maths Resources

The Learn Higher site has a range of resources to help you improve your maths and stats skills.

Maths Solutions - Leeds University

Maths Solutions features experienced teachers demonstrating solutions to a series of maths problems that are known to challenge students.

The solutions are presented as a series of short video clips displayed on the screen in a step-by-step format; in the same way as a teacher writing on a page or whiteboard.

Khan Academy

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Khan Academy includes videos covering a wide range of mathematics topics at a range of levels.