## How do you write an internal assessment in math?

Font/Spacing: There are no specific requirements on which font you should use, but going with Arial or Times New Roman at 12pt is generally recommended. It should be written with double line spacing. The IA may either be written in a word processing software (like Microsoft Word or Pages), or it can be handwritten!

**What is the math internal assessment?**

Introduction to Mathematics IA The Exploration. Internal assessment in mathematics SL is an individual exploration. This is a piece of written work that involves investigating an area of mathematics. It is marked according to five assessment criteria.

### What is a passing IA score?

Each IB subject is assessed on a scale of 1 – 7 with a score of 4 considered a “passing grade”. This score is calculated based on a combination of internal and external assessments throughout the 11th and 12th grade years.

**Is there a page limit for math IA?**

Structure and how to choose a topic The Maths IA forms 20% of your overall grade for Maths studies, SL and HL. The IBO recommend that it is 6-12 pages in length and includes maths that is commensurate with the level of difficulty of the course.

## How do I start my maths IA?

Introduction – Consider the background to your topic and where there is an opportunity for mathematical exploration. Rationale – Why did you chose your topic (linking this to the introduction) Aim – What you would like to achieve from your exploration.

**How many data points do you need for a math IA?**

To get a good mark, you should aim for at least 50 data points, ideally you will have between 60 to 100 data points so that you have a good amount of data to test and analyse. Some of you might be thinking of using SECONDARY DATA.

### Is math IA required for a level mathematics?

Math IA is required for Mathematics Studies, Math SL, Math HL (AA, AI) except for further math HL. Math IA accounts for 20% of the overall score.

**What is ia in IB Maths?**

IB MATH INTERNAL ASSESSMENT GUIDE Math IA is required for Mathematics Studies, Math SL, Math HL (AA, AI) except for further math HL. Math IA accounts for 20% of the overall score. It is mandatory, meaning that the students will not receive a grade for the whole subject if they do not perform it.

## How important is the relevance of the mathematics used in IA?

“If the mathematics used is relevant to the topic being explored, commensurate with the course’s level and understood by the student, then it can achieve a high level in this criterion.” HL students should show a deeper level of understanding throughout the IA.

**What are the assessment criteria for higher level essay?**

Assessment Criteria for Higher Level Essay. There are four assessment criteria at HL: Criterion A. Knowledge, understanding and interpretation. 5 marks. Criterion B. Analysis and evaluation. 5 marks. Criterion C.