Section | Level | Sub-section |
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The international system of units | Grades 10-12 |
1. Units and measurements 2. Base and derived quantities and units 3. SI base units 4. SI derived units 5. SI prefixes |

Scientific notation | Grades 10-12 |
1. What is scientific notation? 2. Converting a number to scientific notation |

Significant figures | Grades 10-12 |
1. Significant figures 2. Rounding off a number |

Dimensions | Grades 10-12 |
1. Physical quantities and their dimensions 2. Dimensional analysis |

Graphs and charts | Grades 10-12 |
1. Introduction 2. Line graphs 3. Bar graphs 4. Pie charts 5. Histograms |

Learning Outcomes | ||

After studying through the sections contained in this module, you will be familiar with the SI system of units, scientific notation, how to correctly apply significant figures in calculations, how to analyse formulas in terms of the dimensions of the physical quantities that are used, and how to represent data graphically. |