The geography exam for grade 7 consists of two sections and covers work done during the first and second term.

Map Skills / Mapwork – Reading keys from the map – Locating buildings on the map – Discovering streets and pinpoints – Closes to a place of interest – Finding suburbs – directions – co-ordinates – Latitude and Longitude – The naming of oceans and countries

Natural disasters – earth’s core, mantle, and crust – earthquakes – temperature – damage control – volcanic eruptions

Total marks for the June examination is 70 marks and 1 hour to write the exam.

Gr. 7 Rainbow Maths Book 1 Index Represent nine-digit numbers Compare and order whole numbers Prime numbers Rounding off to the nearest 5, 10, 100 and 1 000 Calculating whole numbers Factors and multiples Fractions Decimals Patterns 2-D shapes and 3-D objects Transformations Area, perimeter and volume Time Temperature, length, mass and capacity Probability Data

Commutative property of addition and multiplication Associative property of addition and multiplication Distributive property of multiplication over addition Zero as the identity of addition, one as the identity of multiplication, and other properties of numbers Multiples Divisibility and factors Ratio Rate Money in South Africa Finances – Profit, loss and discount Finances – Budget Finances – Loans and Interest Finances

Square and cube numbers Square and cube roots Exponential notation Estimate and calculate exponents Estimate and calculate more exponents Numbers in exponential form Construction of geometric figures Angles and sides Size of angles Using a protractor Parallel and perpendicular lines

Construct angles and a triangle Circles Triangles Polygons Congruent and similar shapes Fractions Equivalent fractions Simplest form Add common fractions with the same and different denominators Multiply unit fractions by unit fractions Multiply common fractions by common fractions with the same and different denominators Multiply whole numbers by common fractions Multiply common fractions and simplify Solve fraction problems Solve more fraction problems Fractions, decimals and percentages

Percentage increase and decrease Place value, and ordering and comparing decimals Writing common fractions as decimals Decimal fractions Addition and subtraction with decimal fractions Multiplication of decimal fractions Division, rounding off and flow diagrams Flow diagrams Tables Input and output values Perimeter and area Area of triangles Area conversion Understanding the volume of cubes Volume of cubes Volume of rectangular prisms Volume problems Volume and capacity Surface area of a cube Surface area of rectangular prisms Surface area problem solving