Factorising Brackets

Curriculum support15 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Factorising is to put an expression back into brackets by taking out a common factor
Full factorisation must be done or the question is incomplete
Expressions with powers can be factorised by taking out the common index
Tas ParveenHost: Tas is a Qualified Secondary Teacher specialising in Maths with a background of Accounting and Finance. She has worked in several schools over a period of 5 years - including as a numeracy co-ordinator, working with pupils aged 11-16 with gifted and talented, SEN and EAL pupils. Tas has also worked as a private Tutor with GCSE and KS3 pupils helping them to increase their grades as much as 3 steps over a space of 2 years.

Factorising Brackets is a key skills for all Maths students if they are to excel in their Maths studies. 

In this class, students will gain a clear understanding of what 'factorising' is as well as going through examples of how this new understanding can be applied in algebra to help them in their wider studies.

A fantastic class to consolidate learning or fill any gaps lost in learning. 

Related Classes

If you found this class useful, have a look at our other Maths Classes aimed at students in Years 10-11/S4-5.

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Suitable for:
This class is suitable for students who are looking to become more confident in this particular area of Maths and who are undertaking their GCSEs or N5s.

Class requirements:

You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.

What to expect:
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