Formula for Foundation GCSE

  1. Formula for area of a rectangle?
    Area = length x width

    A = L x W
  2. Formula for area of a triangle?
    Area = Image Upload 1 x base x perpendicular height

    A = Image Upload 2bh
  3. Formula for area of a parallelogram?
    Area = base x perpendicular height

    A = b x h
  4. Formula for area of a trapezium?
    • A = Image Upload 3(a + b)h
    • Image Upload 4
    • This formula is on the formula sheet at the front of the exam paper.
  5. Formula for area of a circle?
    Area = pi x radius2

    • A = π x Image Upload 5
  6. Formula for circumference of a circle?
    Circumference = pi x diameter

    C = π x d
  7. Formula for the Volume of a cuboid (or cube)?
    Volume = length x width x height

    V = l x w x h
  8. How to find volume of any prism?
    Multiply the cross sectional area by the length

    This formula is on the formula sheet at the front of the exam paper
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Formula for Foundation GCSE
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Formulas you need to know for Foundation Maths GCSE
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