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• estimate square roots of numbers
• solve problems involving percents greater than or equal to 0%
• express percents as fractions and decimals
• solve
• use tables, graphs, equations and words to describe number patterns
• represent 3-D objects as nets and in different views
• determine the surface area of rectangular prisms, triangular prisms and cylinders
• develop and apply formulas for the volume of rectangular prisms, triangular prisms and cylinders
• understand congruency of polygons
• interpret graphs critically

For more about Grade 8 Mathematics, refer to the program of studies.

Knowledge and Employability Mathematics

Grade 8 Knowledge and Employability students

• connect number concepts and operations to career and workplace situations
• describe quantities and represent numbers in multiple ways
• represent, compare and describe proper fractions, mixed numbers and equivalent fractions
• perform operations with whole numbers, decimals and fractions with like denominators
• understand the relationship between percents and decimals
• solve equations with one unknown and with whole numbers
• make predictions, using pattern rules
• estimate and calculate perimeter
• take measurements and convert between metric (SI) and imperial units
• understand the relationships among units of time
• identify and draw lines of symmetry on quadrilaterals and triangles
• describe motion of shapes in terms of slides, turns or flips
• plot whole number points on a grid, using ordered pairs
• create, examine and manipulate 3-D objects and 2-D shapes
• collect, interpret and display data

For more about Grade 8 Knowledge and Employability Mathematics, refer to the program of studies.