Note that Maths in Focus Extension 2 Year 12 is a print-only title. There are no accompanying digital resources for students.
Maths in Focus Extension 2 Year 12 is a new title written for the new Mathematics Extension 2 course with the first HSC in 2020.
Each chapter begins with a table of contents, chapter objectives and a Terminology glossary.
Graded exercises include HSC-style questions and realistic applications.
Investigations explore the syllabus in more detail, providing ideas for research projects and modelling activities.
Did you know? sections contain interesting facts and applications of the mathematics learned in a chapter.
Each chapter ends with a Test Yourself revision set.
Practice sets (after several chapters) include exam-style questions from various chapters.
Includes syllabus grids and codes, answers and an index.
1. Complex numbers
2. Mathematical proof
3. 3D vectors
4. Applying complex numbers
Practice set 1
5. Further mathematical induction
6. Further integration
Practice set 2
About the Authors
Jim Green is Head of Mathematics at Trinity Catholic College, Lismore and has been teaching mathematics for over 35 years. He has taught pre-service teachers at Southern Cross University, written HSC examinations and syllabus writing drafts, composed questions for the Australian Mathematics Competition and recently co-authored Nelson Senior Maths 11-12 Specialist Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum.
Janet Hunter is Head of Mathematics at Ascham School, Edgecliff and has worked in the finance sector and in tertiary/ adult education as a lecturer. She has been a senior HSC examiner and judge, an HSC Advice Line adviser, served on the editorial team for the MANSW journal, Reflections, and recently co-authored Nelson Senior Maths 11-12 Specialist Mathematics for the Australian Curriculum.