This video is about finding x in a trapezium, and is aimed at around grade 6+ GCSE maths. The question is fairly challenging and please do
– stop the video
– work through the question
– compare your solution
I hope the video helps and please leave a comment – thanks!
Download a copy of the question here:
Here's a copy of the written answers:
These problems are fairly infrequent for GCSE maths, although they tend to be high marks, and encourage you to really demonstrate your knowledge and confidence.
- Always work methodically and show your working
- Learn the area of a trapezium formula
- Learn to spot quadratic equations
- Learn the quadratic formula
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