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CambridgeMaths GOLD NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Year 8


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CambridgeMATHS GOLD NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum is a complete teaching and learning package for students who may need additional support studying mathematics.

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  • Interactive Textbook
  • PDF Textbook

If a teacher activates this student text code in their teacher account, they will also have access to the additional free teaching resources including Teaching Programs.

The Teacher Resource Package is available for purchase separately. Resources are accessed through a Cambridge GO teacher account using a unique access code supplied on purchase. 

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Full PDF Textbook

  • Complete textbook [PDF 35.1Mb]

PDF Textbook chapters

  • Preliminary pages [PDF 6.7Mb]

  • Chapter 1 - Algebraic techniques 2 and indices [PDF 3.6Mb]

  • Chapter 2 - Equations 2 [PDF 4.3Mb]

  • Chapter 3 - Measurement and Pythagoras' Theorem [PDF 5.3Mb]

  • Chapter 4 - Fractions, decimals, percentages and financial mathematics [PDF 3.9Mb]

  • Chapter 5 - Ratios and rates [PDF 4.3Mb]

  • Semester review 1 [PDF 0.9Mb]

  • Chapter 6 - Angle relationships and properties of geometrical figures 1 [PDF 3.3Mb]

  • Chapter 7 - Linear relationships 1 [PDF 3.7Mb]

  • Chapter 8 - Transformations and congruence [PDF 3.1Mb]

  • Chapter 9 - Data collection, representation and analysis [PDF 4.2Mb]

  • Semester review 2 [PDF 0.9Mb]

  • Appendix 1 - Computation with integers [PDF 3.7Mb]

  • Answers [PDF 1.3Mb]

  • Index [PDF 0.6Mb]

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    Please note this is a preview for Year 7

    Full title now available. You must log in and have a subscription to access the full product.

    Drilling for Gold

    Drilling for Gold Chapters 1-9 [Zipped Word, Excel and GeoGebra docs 200.8Mb]

    Drilling for Gold Chapters 1-9 - PDF version [Zipped PDFs 80.3Mb]

    These Drilling for Gold PDFs are the same as those in the Interactive Textbook.

    Teaching programs

    Teaching programs [Zipped Word docs 0.3Mb]

    Teaching programs - PDF Version [Zipped PDFs, 1.2Mb]

    Please note: The Teacher resource package does not include access to the PDF textbook. Please use the 16 character code in the front of your textbook to access the PDF textbook.

    Teacher Resource Package now available. It comprises:

    • Chapter tests and answers
    • Worksheets and answers
    • Maths literacy worksheets and answers
    • Skillsheets and answers
    • Additional puzzles and games
    • Chapter summary posters

    Full package

    Preview pages

    Chapter 1 Test [Word doc 0.4mb]

    Chapter 1 Test Answers [Word doc 0.4mb]

    Skillsheet 1A [Word doc 1.7mb]

    Skillshee 1A Answers [Word doc 0.7mb]

    Unit 1 Teaching Program [PDF 0.1mb]


    Stuart Palmer, David Greenwood, Bryn Humberstone, Jennifer Goodman, Karen McDaid, Jennifer Vaughan, Margaret Powell