## Edexcel GCSE mathematics (9-1) (NEW SPEC)

#### June 18

#### November 17

#### June 17

#### Sample Materials

#### Set 1

#### Set 2

## Edexcel A Higher Paper 1 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel A Foundation Paper 1 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel A Higher Paper 2 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel A Foundation Paper 2 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Higher Paper 1 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Foundation Paper 1 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Higher Paper 2 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Foundation Paper 2 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Higher Paper 3 (Old Specification)

## Edexcel B Foundation Paper 3 (Old Specification)

**Edexcel GCSE Maths Specification at a Glance**

The Edexcel GCSE maths assessments will cover the following content headings:

· 1 Number

· 2 Algebra

· 3 Ratio, proportion and rates of change

· 4 Geometry and measures

· 5 Probability

· 6 Statistics

These content headings are covered by specific topics below which collectively make up the entire Edexcel specification.

**Topic Weightings in each exam**

Tier Topic area Weighting Foundation Number 22 – 28% Algebra 17 – 23% Ratio, Proportion and Rates of change 22 – 28% Geometry and Measures 12 – 18% Statistics & Probability 12 – 18%

Higher Number 12 – 18% Algebra 27 – 33% Ratio, Proportion and Rates of change 17 – 23% Geometry and Measures 17 – 23% Statistics & Probability 12 – 18%

**Edexcel GCSE exams**

The GCSE maths qualification consists of three equally-weighted written examination papers at either Foundation tier (4-1) or Higher tier (9-4). The papers have the following features:

· Paper 1 is a non-calculator assessment and a calculator is allowed for Paper 2 and Paper 3.

· Each paper is 1 hour and 30 minutes long.

· Each paper has 80 marks.

· The content outlined for each tier will be assessed across all three papers.

· Each paper has a range of question types; some questions will be set in both mathematical and non-mathematical contexts.

__GCSE maths topics covered in the GCSE maths Edexcel 9-1 specification__