Title Cambridge International AS & A Level Further Mathematics
Subtitle Further Mechanics
Author Sophie Goldie, Jean-Paul Muscat
ISBN 9781510421806
List price GBP 24.99
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 192
Book size 191 X 248 mm
Publishing year 2018
Original publisher Hodder Education
Published in India by .
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
About the book

This resource is endorsed by Cambridge Assessment International Education.

Take mathematical understanding to the next level with this accessible series, written by experienced authors, examiners and teachers.

  • Improve confidence as a mathematician with clear explanations, worked examples, diverse activities and engaging discussion points.
  • Advance problem-solving, interpretation and communication skills through a wealth of questions that promote higher-order thinking.
  • Prepare for further study or life beyond the classroom by applying mathematics to other subjects and modelling real-world situations.
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This book covers the syllabus content for Further Mechanics [9231], including motion of a projectile, equilibrium of a rigid body, circular motion, Hooke’s law, linear motion under a variable force and momentum.



How to use this book

The Cambridge International AS & A Level Further Mathematics 9231 syllabus

Chapter 1: Motion of a projectile • Modelling assumptions for projectile motion • Projectile problems • Further examples • The path of a projectile • General equations

Chapter 2: Moments of forces • Rigid bodies • Moments • Couples • Equilibrium revisited

Chapter 3: Centre of mass • Centre of mass of a one-dimensional body • Centre of mass of two- and three-dimensional bodies • Sliding and toppling

Chapter 4: Circular motion • Notation • Angular speed • Velocity and acceleration • The forces required for circular motion • Circular motion in a horizontal circle • Motion in a vertical circle

Chapter 5: Hooke’s law • Strings and springs • Hooke’s law • Using Hooke’s law with more than one spring or string • Work and energy • Vertical motion

Chapter 6: Linear motion under a variable force • Newton’s second law as a differential equation • Variable force examples

Chapter 7: Momentum • Impulse • Conservation of momentum • Newton’s experimental law • Oblique impact of a sphere on a plane • Oblique impact of smooth elastic spheres


Target Audience:

This textbook is written for the latest Cambridge International AS & A Level Further Mathematics syllabus (9231).


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