STUDENTS AND PARENTS
At A-level you’ll be learning areas of maths you’ve not yet encountered. There will be new and more complex types of calculation. You will need at least an advanced scientific calculator to cover the minimum syllabus requirements.
Maths is a visual subject, and graphs form a significant part of A-level. A graphic calculator allows you to draw and analyse graphs. This will give you a significant advantage in lessons and exams. Our recommended graphic calculator is the fx-CG50.
Explore more about the calculators below.
SCIENTIFIC OR GRAPHIC CALCULATOR?
There are two main types of
All Casio scientific and
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Further Maths A-level takes you beyond Maths A-level to discover entirely new types of number, new types of graph, advanced statistics and advanced mechanics. There is so much to discover that a graphical calculator is almost a must have.
The minimum specification you require is an advanced scientific calculator.
WHY CHOOSE A GRAPHICAL CALCULATOR?
Graphical calculators don’t just display graphs; they allow you to interact with them.