- Trusted by thousands of happy customers worldwide
We ship worldwideCustomer testimonialsHelpContact us
Click here to view your cart items
follow us

New Singapore Maths Curriculum (Scope And Sequence) For 8th Grade / Secondary 2

Our Singapore Maths books for 8th Grade / Secondary 2 are written in English and based on Singapore Math curriculum for 8th Grade / Secondary 2, which covers the following topics.

If your child uses our Singapore Maths books for 8th Grade / Secondary 2, he will be able to:


  • Arithmetic problems

    • solve problems involving measures, money, ratio, proportion, rate and speed, percentage, personal and household finance and simple financial transactions
  • Standard form

    • read and write numbers in standard form A x 10n where n is a positive or negative integer, and 1 ≤ A < 10
  • Number sequences

    • formulate the algebraic expression for the general term of a number sequence


  • Volume and surface area

    • find the volumes and surface areas of spheres, pyramids and cones
    • solve problems involving the volumes and surface areas of spheres, pyramids and cones
  • Arc length and sector area

    • express arc length as a fraction of circumference and sector area as a fraction of the area of a circle
    • find arc length and sector area
    • solve problems involving arc length and sector area


  • Algebraic manipulation and formulae

    • expand products of simple algebraic expressions
    • factorize algebraic expressions of the form:
      + ay
      + bx + kay + kby
      . b2y2
      ± 2ab + b2
      ax2 + bx + c
    • manipulate simple algebraic fractions
    • transform simple formulae
  • Solutions of equations

    • Simultaneous linear equations

      • solve simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns
      • solve problems involving simultaneous linear equations
    • Simple fractional equations

      • solve fractional equations involving numerical and linear algebraic denominators
      • solve problems involving simple fractional equations
    • Quadratic equations

      • solve quadratic equations by factorization
      • solve problems involving quadratic equations


  • Graphs of linear and quadratic functions

    • use cartesian coordinates in two dimensions
    • draw graphs of linear and quadratic functions
    • use graphical methods to solve simultaneous linear equations
  • Graphs in practical situations

    • interpret and use graphs in practical situations
    • draw graphs using data from practical situations


  • Motion geometry

    • Reflection, rotation, translation, enlargement

      • draw the reflection of a simple plane figure in horizontal or vertical lines
      • draw the rotation of a simple plane figure, about the origin of the x-y plane, or a vertex or a mid-point of an edge of the figure, through multiples of 90°
      • draw the translation of a simple plane figure in the x-y plane
      • draw an enlargement of a given plane figure
      • identify reflection, rotation, translation and enlargement of a given plane figure
      • draw the image of a figure involving combined movements
  • Similar and congruent figures

    • recognise similar and congruent figures
    • find unknown sides/angles of similar/congruent figures
  • Angle properties of polygon

    • calculate
      • the sum of interior angles of a polygon
      • the sum of exterior angles of a polygon
    • calculate unknown angles of a polygon
  • Scale drawing

    • read and make scale drawings
  • Symmetry

    • Line symmetry and rotational symmetry

      • identify line and rotational symmetry of plane figures
      • use symmetrical properties of triangles, quadrilaterals and regular polygons
      • use symmetrical properties of prisms, cylinders, pyramids and cones


  • Averages

    • find mean, median and mode


  • Pythagoras' theorem

    • state Pythagoras’ theorem
    • apply Pythagoras’ theorem to find a side of a right-angled triangle
    • solve problems applying Pythagoras’ theorem
  • Trigonometrical ratios: sine, cosine and tangent

    • state the sine, cosine and tangent ratios for an acute angle of a right-angled triangle
    • find the values of the trigonometrical ratios with a calculator
    • apply the sine, cosine or tangent ratio for an acute angle to find
      • a side of a right-angled triangle
      • an angle of a right-angled triangle
    • solve trigonometrical problems in two dimensions

Problem solving

  • Problem solving heuristics

    • use appropriate heuristics to solve problems
  • Practical uses of mathematics

    • solve mathematical problems in everyday life


Singapore Math

Recommended comprehensive packages




You Save1


S2SGBOXMSGBox Singapore Math Curriculum For 8th Grade / Secondary 2Top customer-rated , Rave customer testimonials , Editor’s PickUSD133.88USD2.08 (2%)

1 This is the total amount that you save compared to ordering the equivalent number of items in each pack separately (a la carte).

Recommended complementary products





S2MTAMath Tutor For 8th Grade / Secondary 2 Book 2AUSD27.99
S2MTBMath Tutor For 8th Grade / Secondary 2 Book 2BUSD27.99
S2MTTPMaths Topical Test Papers For 8th Grade / Secondary 2USD29.99
S2NSMNew Syllabus Mathematics For 8th Grade / Secondary 2 Package (7th Edition)Bestseller , Rave customer testimonialsUSD49.99

Secure website. Valid certificate. 128-bit SSLSecure payments via WorldPayVerified by VisaMasterCard SecureCodePayPal VerifiedPowered by Sellsa

SGBox. 10 Anson Road #05-16, International Plaza, Singapore 079903 (No walk-in customers)

About us Our trademarks Terms of use Privacy policy Store policy Returns policy

Content Copyright © 1997 - 2015 SGBox. All rights reserved.

Singapore math Singapore math books Basics Builders Bukkumon Creative Challengers Roving Rabbits Thinking Trainers Cool T-shirts Cat T-shirts
Powered by Sellsa.