JAMB Syllabus For Mathematics 2024/2025

JAMB Syllabus For Mathematics 2024/2025: Hey there, dear students and guardians! Preparing for JAMB can be a difficult task. With so many subjects to cover and topics to understand, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. But don’t be afraid! Here at TeezabUpdate.com.ng, we’re dedicated to making your JAMB preparation as smooth and efficient as possible. 

JAMB Syllabus For Mathematics

Today, we’re diving into the Mathematics syllabus for the 2024/2025 JAMB examinations. Whether Mathematics is your strong suit or a subject you find a bit challenging, we’re here to guide you every step of the way.

The JAMB Mathematics syllabus is structured to guide you on which topics to focus on, the depth of coverage required, and the objectives you should aim to achieve in each topic. 

Remember, understanding the syllabus is key to efficient revision and, ultimately, success in the exam.

JAMB Mathematics Syllabus for 2024/2025 UTME

This is to Inform the general public most especially those that are going to participate in the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination UTME that the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB has released the syllabus for Mathematics for the 2024 UTME.

JAMB Mathematics Syllabus 2024/2025 General Objective 

The aim of this 2024/2025 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) syllabus in Mathematics is to prepare the candidates for the Board’s examination. It is designed to test the achievement of the course objectives, which are to:

  1. Acquire computational and manipulative skills;
  2. Develop precise, logical, and formal reasoning skills;
  3. Develop deductive skills in the interpretation of graphs, diagrams, and data;
  4. Apply mathematical concepts to resolve issues in daily living

Jamb Syllabus for Mathematics 2024/2025

Part A: Number and Numeration

1. Number Base:

(a) Operations in different number bases from 2 to 10;

(b) Conversion from one base to another including fractional parts.

2. Fractions, Decimals, Approximation, and Percentage:

(a) Fractions and decimals;

(b) Significant figures;

(c) Decimal places;

(d) Percentage errors;

(e) Simple interest;

(f) Profit and loss percent;

(g) Ratio, proportion, and rate;

(h) Shares and value-added tax (VAT).

3. Indices, Logarithm, and Surds:

(a) Laws of indices;

(b) Standard form;

(c) Laws of logarithm;

(d) Logarithm of any positive number to a given base;

(e) Change of bases in logarithm and application;

(f) Relationship between indices and logarithm;

(g) Surds.

4. Sets:

(a) Types of sets

(b) Algebra of sets

(c) Venn diagrams and their applications.

Part B: Algebra

1. Polynomials;

(a) Change of subject of the formula

(b) Factor and remainder theorems

(c) Factorization of polynomials of degree not exceeding 3.

(d) Multiplication and division of polynomials

(e) Roots of polynomials not exceeding degree 3

(f) Simultaneous equations including one linear one quadratic;

(g) Graphs of polynomials of degree not greater than 3.

2. Variation;

(a) Direct

(b) Inverse

(c) Joint

(d) Partial

(e) Percentage increase and decrease.

3. Inequalities;

(a) Analytical and graphical solutions of linear inequalities;

(b) Quadratic inequalities with integral roots only.

4. Progression;

(a) nth term of a progression

(b) sum of A. P. and G. P.

5. Binary Operations;

(a) Properties of closure, commutativity, associativity, and distributivity;

(b) Identity and inverse elements (simple cases only).

6. Matrices and Determinants;

(a) Algebra of matrices not exceeding 3 x 3;

(b) Determinants of matrices not exceeding 3 x 3;

(c) Inverses of 2 x 2 matrices [excluding quadratic and higher degree equations].

Part C: Geometry and Trigonometry

1. Euclidean Geometry;

(a) Properties of angles and lines

(b) Polygons: triangles, quadrilaterals and general polygons;

(c) Circles: angle properties, cyclic quadrilaterals and intersecting chords;

(d) Construction.

2. Mensuration;

(a) Lengths and areas of plane geometrical figures;

(b) Lengths of arcs and chords of a circle;

(c) Perimeters and areas of sectors and segments of circles;

(d) Surface areas and volumes of simple solids and composite figures;

(e) The earth as a sphere:- longitudes and latitudes.

3. Locus;

(a) Locus in 2 dimensions based on geometric

(b) Principles relating to lines and curves.

4. Coordinate Geometry;

(a) Midpoint and gradient of a line segment;

(b) Distance between two points;

(c) Parallel and perpendicular lines;

(d) Equations of straight lines.

5. Trigonometry;

(a) Trigonometric ratios of angles;

(b) Angles of elevation and depression;

(c) Bearings;

(d) Areas and solutions of triangle;

(e) Graphs of sine and cosine;

(f) Sine and cosine formulae.

Part D: Calculus

1. Differentiation;

(a) Limit of a function

(b) Differentiation of explicit algebraic and simple trigonometric functions – sine, cosine and tangent.

2. Application of Differentiation;

(a) Rate of change;

(b) Maxima and minima.

3. Integration;

(a) Integration of explicit algebraic and simple trigonometric functions;

(b) area under the curve.

Part E: Statistics

1. Representation of Data;

(a) Frequency distribution;

(b) Histogram, bar chart, and pie chart.

2. Measures of Location;

(a) Mean, mode, and median of ungrouped and grouped data – (simple cases only);

(b) Cumulative frequency.

3. Measures of Dispersion;

(a) Range, mean deviation, variance and standard deviation.

4. Permutation and Combination;

(a) Linear and circular arrangements;

(b) Arrangements involving repeated objects.

5. Probability;

(a) Experimental probability (tossing of coin, throwing of a dice etc);

(b) Addition and multiplication of probabilities (mutual and independent cases).



Conclusion on JAMB Syllabus For Mathematics 2024/2025

As we wrap up this post, remember that Mathematics, like any other subject, requires consistent practice and understanding. 

The 2024/2025 JAMB Mathematics syllabus is your roadmap to success, and here at TeezabUpdate.com.ng, we’re committed to supporting you on this journey. 

Tackle each topic with determination, keep your study materials organized, and maintain a positive attitude. 

With dedication and the right resources, you’re bound to excel. All the best in your preparations, and we hope to celebrate your success when the results are out!

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