Nuffield Mathematics teaching resources are for use in secondary and further education

FSMQ Level 3 Calculus - original activities

These Nuffield  activities are needed for the AQA courses in Free-Standing Maths and Use of Maths but have not been revised by Nuffield. See also the revised activities.

Area under a graph

Introduction to integration using area under velocity-time graphs  
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Containers 

Using differentiation to minimise surface area.  
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That's a lot of rock! Teacher contribution 

Students fit a curve to the cross section of a tunnel, then use integration and numerical methods to estimate the volume of rock removed and the time taken.   
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