### 50 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Math

How many times have you seen the same types of common mistakes occurring in your child’s Math papers? How many marks can your child save if he can avoid those common mistakes? Instead of letting your child make all those mistakes and losing precious marks in the exams, why not expose your child to these [...]

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Aug

22

### How to Help a Child Who is Failing Math

Every parent wants their child to excel in their academics. However, many children nowadays are facing problems in solving math problem sums. Many could not cope with the exams and they even failed Math during the exam. As a parent, how do you help your child who is failing Math? If your child has been [...]

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Aug

13

### 80 Useful Tricks to Solve Math Problems Easily

Does your child always struggle with problem sums? Is your child always leaving them blank, not knowing how to start solving them? Or does he have problems expressing the problem in the right mathematical statements? Many parents thought that their child may have problems understanding the question. However, the underlying problem is deeper than that. [...]

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Aug

12

### Why Can’t My Child Solve Challenging Maths Problems?

Is your child always losing many marks in challenging Maths problems? Have you ever felt baffled when your child scored 40 out of 45 marks for paper 1 and only a miserable 25 out of 55 marks for paper 2? To see how challenging our PSLE Math problems can be, download our Challenging PSLE Math [...]

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Feb

20

### P5 Math Free Test Papers

There is a great jump in difficulty from P4 Math to P5 Math problem sums. It is not uncommon to see huge drop in marks for P5 students. As P5 Math problem sums gets harder, it is essential for your child to understand concepts. Your child also needs to spot keywords and link them to [...]

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Feb

20

### Common Types of PSLE Math Questions

This page contains all the common types of PSLE Math questions and how to solve them. Make sure you Bookmark this page as I will be updating this page with more types of PSLE Math questions. Before you forget, download our PSLE Math Mind-Maps for free (for a limited time only). Click the download button below [...]

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Jul

18

### Understanding Nets of Solids (PSLE Math)

A geometry net is a 2-dimensional (2D) shape that can be folded to form a 3-dimensional (3D) shape or a solid. In other words, when you fold a 2D shape which is flat like a piece of paper, you will get a 3D solid like a piece of cube. On the other hand, if you unfold a [...]

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Jun

28

### Different Types of Rates Questions in PSLE Math Papers

Students usually stumble when they meet this type of rates questions in PSLE Math papers. You need to understand the different types of Rates questions for PSLE Math. Each type will test a different concept. Firstly, Rates is similar to Speed which means how fast something changes. Speed is how fast something moves. Working Rate [...]

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Mar

10

### 4 Must Know Concepts for PSLE Ratio

PSLE Ratio word problems consists of many marks in the exam and you cannot afford to lose them. No matter how the questions twist and turn, here are 4 PSLE Ratio concepts which the questions will test. For more concepts, check out this post on the 8 Must Know Methods for PSLE Math. 1. [...]

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Feb

15

### How to Solve Simultaneous Equations using Model and Algebra

It has been said that "If your child wants to score A star for PSLE Math, he must know how to solve Simultaneous Equations." Someone also told me that the ability to solve Simultaneous Equations is what differentiate the 'A star' students and 'A' students. To a certain extent, I think it is true. Most [...]

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