Year 8 

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INTRODUCTION Introductory and end of term gems  what is mathematics, origin of mathematics, uniqueness of, mathematics the science and art of patterns. Mathematics as recognition of patterns NUMBER Eratosthenes, his sieve and some properties of prime numbers Pythagorean brotherhood and Pythagoras MATHEMATICAL OPERATIONS Some other mathematical artefacts from the history to help calculations GEOMETRY History of representational techniques Perspective  short history Regular polyhedra and Plato Ratio and proportion  equivalent, direct, inverse Beautiful proportions  maths and art; square roots of 2, 3, and 5 and where can they be found TRIGONOMETRY Pythagoras' theorem  calculations, problems, and constructions ALGEBRA History of the name and few other things LOGIC


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