JSS 2 Mathematics Syllabus1. Squares & Square Roots:- Understanding the concept of squares and square roots
- Finding the square of a number
- Finding the square root of a perfect square
- Solving problems involving squares and square roots
2. Indices:- Understanding the concept of indices and exponents
- Evaluating expressions with indices
- Simplifying expressions with indices
- Solving problems involving indices
3. Standard Form:- Understanding the concept of standard form
- Writing numbers in standard form
- Converting numbers from standard form to decimal form
- Performing operations with numbers in standard form
4. Number Patterns:- Identifying and describing number patterns
- Finding the rule of a number pattern
- Extending number patterns
- Solving problems involving number patterns
5. Ratios, Proportions, Percentages and Rates:- Understanding the concept of ratios and proportions
- Solving problems involving ratios and proportions
- Understanding percentages and their applications
- Solving problems involving percentages
- Understanding rates and their applications
- Solving problems involving rates
6. Household Finances:- Understanding the concept of income and expenses
- Budgeting and financial planning
- Calculating profit and loss
- Managing personal finances
7. Commercial Finances:- Understanding the concept of profit and loss in business
- Calculating profit and loss in business transactions
- Understanding discounts and markups
- Solving problems involving commercial finances
8. Integers:- Understanding the concept of integers
- Ordering integers
- Performing operations with integers
- Solving problems involving integers
9. Algebraic Expressions and Identities:- Understanding the concept of algebraic expressions
- Simplifying algebraic expressions
- Evaluating algebraic expressions
- Understanding and applying algebraic identities
10. Factorisation:- Understanding the concept of factorisation
- Finding the factors of a number
- Factorising algebraic expressions
- Solving problems involving factorisation
11. Equations:- Understanding the concept of equations
- Solving linear equations
- Solving quadratic equations
- Solving word problems involving equations
12. Inequality:- Understanding the concept of inequality
- Solving linear inequalities
- Graphing inequalities on a number line
- Solving word problems involving inequalities
13. Angles:- Understanding the concept of angles
- Measuring and classifying angles
- Finding missing angles
- Solving problems involving angles
14. The Pythagorean Theorem:- Understanding the concept of the Pythagorean Theorem
- Applying the Pythagorean Theorem to find missing sides of right-angled triangles
- Solving word problems involving the Pythagorean Theorem
15. Bearings:- Understanding the concept of bearings
- Using bearings to describe direction
- Solving problems involving bearings
16. Mensuration:- Understanding the concept of mensuration
- Calculating the area and perimeter of 2D shapes
- Calculating the volume and surface area of 3D shapes
- Solving problems involving mensuration
17. Probability:- Understanding the concept of probability
- Calculating the probability of an event
- Solving problems involving probability
18. Introduction to Graphs:- Understanding the concept of graphs
- Plotting and interpreting graphs
- Solving problems involving graphs
This syllabus covers a wide range of mathematical topics for JSS 2 students. It provides a comprehensive foundation for further studies in mathematics and prepares students for higher levels of mathematical thinking and problem-solving.
This course is helpful for the following exams: JSS 2