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Cisco Binary Game
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.
Please note that you will be required to log in to this resource using your BU login.
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.
Maths the Basics Functional Skills Edition [Google E-book] by
Publication Date: 2014
Maths The Basic Skills is part of a suite of resources accompanied by 3 workbooks and 3 worksheet packs - available to buy separately. These resources have been designed specifically for the Adult Numeracy Curriculum, covering Entry Levels 1, 2 and 3 and Levels 1 and 2.
Maths [Print book] by
Publication Date: 1998
This friendly and gentle self-help workbook covers mathematics essential for first-year undergraduate scientists and engineers. Mathematics underlies all science and engineering degrees. If your mathematics is not strong, you may have a problem. This book is the solution. Jenny Olive uses her wide experience of teaching and helping students to give you a clear and confident understanding of the core mathematics you need to start a science and engineering degree. Each topic is introduced very gently, starting with simple examples that really bring out the basics, then moving on to more challenging problems. The author takes time to give tricks of the trade and shortcuts, but is also careful to show you common errors and how to anticipate and avoid them.
Refresher in Basic Mathematics [Print book]
Publication Date: 2001
Aimed at those students who have difficulty with basic mathematics as well as those who wish to refresh their understanding of the subject (perhaps due to a prolonged absence from study), this text covers ten units, each of which consists of an introduction to the topic and a series of worked examples (graded by level of difficulty) followed by exercises. The book is suitable for use on any course in further or higher education involving a quantitative component.
Maths Made Easy [Print book] by
Publication Date: 1995
This book is aimed at students who are entering further and higher education and need to acquaint themselves with elementary mathematics or reacquaint themselves with mathematics that they might have learned a little while before and forgotten. It is written assuming virtually no previous knowledge beyond the ability to count and it has an easy conversational style. The text has copious amounts of worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises, which will enable you to test your understanding of the material. Answers to selected exercises are provided.
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 includes videos covering a wide range of mathematics topics at a range of levels.