​​Mathematical Methods – Exams and Examination Reports

Past Exams and Examination Reports

Past exams are made available after any copyright issues are finalised. Examination Reports are prepared by the Chief Assessor and provide feedback on student performance in past examinations. Examination Reports for written exams contain some answers.

Current Study Design

The following exams relate to the current study design.

YearPast Exam PapersExamination Reports
2018 Exam 1 (pdf - 633.12kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 997.74kb)

Exam 2 (pdf - 711.33kb) (amended 15 March 2019)
2017 Exam 1 (pdf - 647.71kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 1.49mb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 274.75kb) (amended 17 October 2018)
2016 Exam 1 (pdf - 510kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 977.87kb)
(amended 5 January 2018)

Previous Study Designs

Students and teachers should note that, with the introduction of a new study design, the following examination papers are not necessarily a guide to the current VCE examination in this study.

YearPast Exam PapersExamination Reports
2015 Exam 1 (pdf - 538.79kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 786.83kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 250.39kb)
2014
Exam 2 (pdf - 594.32kb)
Exam 1 (amended 5 November 2015)
Exam 2 (pdf - 396.3kb) (amended 2 July 2015)
2013 Exam 1 (pdf - 407.98kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 1.09mb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 341.29kb) (amended 12 March 2014)
Exam 2 (pdf - 304.72kb) (amended 26 March 2014)
2012 Exam 1 (pdf - 427.17kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 787.88kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 320.03kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 248.08kb) (amended 4 December 2014)
2011 Exam 1 (pdf - 165.53kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 204.91kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 171.94kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 171.25kb) (amended 3 April 2012)
2010 Exam 1 (pdf - 174.45kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 201.18kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 84.34kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 146.86kb)
2009 Exam 1 (pdf - 163.58kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 221.7kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 90.61kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 160.67kb)
2008 Exam 1 (pdf - 140.8kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 177.11kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 192.74kb) (amended 20 October 2015)
Exam 2 (pdf - 91.43kb) (amended 24 October 2016)
2007 Exam 1 (pdf - 180.55kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 380.55kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 144.63kb) (amended 15 September 2008)
Exam 2 (pdf - 160.02kb)
2006 Exam 1 (pdf - 130.32kb)
Exam 2 (pdf - 180.64kb)
Exam 1 (pdf - 219.3kb) (amended 23 August 2007)
Exam 2 (pdf - 343.61kb) (amended 3 July 2017)

Each year from 1997 to 2009 schools have been sent a CD ROM containing that year’s VCE exams and GAT. Please ask the librarian or the VCE Coordinator at your school about access to past exam papers on this CD ROM. Exams prior to 1997 are not available.

Other Information for VCE Mathematical Methods

Curriculum materials relating to VCE Mathematical Methods.

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