National 5 Course
National 5 course consists of 3 units:

Expressions & Formulae

Relationships

Applications
and concludes with an exam (noncalculator and calculator)
Pupils are expected to use their textbooks to finish off work every night and complete regular homework.
The content of each unit is as follows:
Expressions & Formulae:

Surds and indices

Fractions

Algebra

Gradient

Area and Volume
Relationships:

The straight line

Equations and inequalities

Simultaneous equations

Subject of the formula

Quadratic function

Angles

Pythagoras theorem

Similarity

Trigonometric graphs and identities
Applications:

Sine and cosine rule

Vectors

Appreciation and depreciation

Statistics
SQA past papers can be found at:
http://www.sqa.org.uk/pastpapers/findpastpaper.htm?subject=Mathematics&level=N5
Additional resources, notes and exam solutions can be found at: