Chapter 2: Essential numeracy requirements for nursing

Useful websites

For free online guides and resources on basic mathematics revision, refer to the following websites.

BBC Bitesize and Skillswise

The BBC Bitesize and Skillswise websites offer many tutorials which could be used to gain more practice at a basic mathematics level.

  1. Times tables grid
  2. Multiplication methods
  3. Long multiplication and division
  4. Division using repeated subtraction
  5. Rounding
  6. Addition
  7. Subtraction


  1. Numbers, units and arithmetic
  2. Rounding and estimation