AS Level Maths

Statistical Distributions in AS-Level Maths (from Sep 2017):

During the year that students study for an AS-Level in Maths, they will be required to cover the following topic areas in STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS:

  • discrete probability distributions including uniform and binomial

These topic areas will be tested in the AS Applied Mathematics paper: Statistics & Mechanics – Paper 2.


A Level Maths

Statistical Distributions in A-Level Maths (from Sep 2017):

In addition to the above, students studying for an A-Level in Maths will also be required to study the following areas in STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS:

  • the normal distribution and approximations using a binomial distribution
  • selecting appropriate distributions

This is done over 2 years and these additional topic areas will be tested in the A-Level Applied Mathematics paper: Statistics & Mechanics – Paper 2.