# OCR Pure Maths A-Level

Outlined below are topics covered for OCR Pure Maths A-Level

It is advisable to check the official Pure Maths A-Level specification for any changes.

1. Polynomials

## Pythagoras’ Theorem

1. Pythagoras' theorem

## Functions

1. f(x) notation

## Quadratic Equations – Roots and Discriminant

1. Sketching quadratic graphs

## Algebraic Long Division

1. Algebraic long division

## Exam Questions – Straight Lines

1. Exam Questions - Straight lines

## Asymptotes

1. Asymptotes - horizontal and vertical types

## Identities – Half angle type

1. Examples using half angle identities

## Identities – Triple angle type

1. Identity for cos 3θ and sin 3θ

## Exam Questions – Mixed trigonometry

1. Exam Questions - Mixed trigonometry

## Modelling Curves of the form y=kxn and y=kax

1. Modelling curves - Converting to linear form

## More Standard Differentials

1. The trig functions, sec(x), cosec(x) and cot(x)

## The Reciprocal Function of dy/dx

1. The reciprocal function of dy/dx

## Exponential Functions

1. Differentiation: Exponential functions of the form y=ax

## Integrals of the form f[g(x)]g'(x) by inspection

1. Integrating products of the form f[g(x)]g'(x) by inspection