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The resources below have come from a variety of sources; they have been gathered to provide examples of the use of GCSE mathematics outside of the classroom.

Asterisked items contain exercises; italic items are on-line.

Antenna*

2-page Word document.

Benford's Law*

(comprehension exercise) - 2-pageWord document.

Bibliography of printed (and some other) materials

1-page Word document.

Computer Science

12-page Word document.

JointMoments and Muscle Forces

2-page Worddocument.

Mathematical Modelling in Crop Growth*

(worksheet) - 5-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Economics*

(worksheet) - 7-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Gambling *

(worksheet)- 8-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Heredity*

(worksheet) - 8-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Insurance*

(worksheet) - 6-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Navigation*

(worksheets) - 11-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Populations*

(worksheets) - 19-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Tournaments*

(worksheets) - 14-page Word document.

Mathematical Modelling in Traffic Flows*

(worksheet) - 7-page Word document.

Mathematics and Railway Signalling

4-page Word document.

Mathematics in Communications Engineering*

(developed from Mission Improbable)

3-page Word document.

Mathematics in the Aviation Industry*

3-page Word document

(a 4-page Word document giving a critique of this resource is available).

Mathematics in the Electronic Systems Industry*

3-page Word document.

Mission Improbable

(probability in communications engineering)

19-slide Word presentation

National Air Traffic Services

8-page Word document.

*Plus* (mathematical magazine)

http://www.plus.maths.org.uk

Random Transmitters

(developed from Mission Improbable)

2-page Word document

(a 2-page Word document giving a critique of this resource is available).

Real-Life Examples in Medical Statistics*

2-page Word document.

Sports Measurement

4-page Word document.

Telemetry

9-slide PowerPoint presentation

with 1-page Word background document.

*Tennis*

(an example of mathematics in the news) - http://news.independent.co.uk/world/science_medical/story.jsp?story=481351

Tractive Effort, Acceleration and Braking

(applications in the railway industry)

8-page Word document.

Trigonometry - Applications with Sources

(references to published material)

1-page Word document

Ventilation Systems

3-page Word document.