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1 Find the range of values of x for which (x-8)? < 4x Bl 2 (@) Inthe diagram, itis given that €= { (x,y): 0Sx<5, 0S y<5,x,yeR} A={(%y): xS3xyER) and B= (x,y): x22 21x yeR) Reproduce the diagram twice on graph paper and construct in separate diagrams, the sets representing @ AB Gi) AUB (b). Given that & = {x : x isa positive integer } P= (x: x iseven} (x: x isamultiple of 3} {x: x isa perfect square} x: x isa multiple of 12} Copy the Venn Diagram and add to your diagram the sets Q and R. 2 P g 3. Find the value of the constant m for which 2y = mx +20 is a tangent to the curve y= 4x +12. Hence, find the coordinates of the point of contact. (5) x Crescent Girls’ Schoo! 3 Prelim Exam 2006 Sec 4 A Maths Paper 1 4 The length of the sides of an equilateral triangle is a + 63, where a and 6 are positive integers. Given that the area of the triangle is 12 + 73, find the value of a and of b (5) 5 The position of a point P is (150i+240j) km relative to the starting point O. A ship is heading from O to P witha velocity of (20i +40 j) km hr” in still water. Given that the speed of the current is ké km h"!, calculate (i _ the time taken to travel from O to P, (i) the value of k [5] 6 A particle starts from a fixed point O and moves in a straight line with a velocity of ty v=10-6e ® ms", where £ is the time in seconds after passing O (@ Find, in terms of v, an expression for the acceleration of the particle. 1B) Gi) Find the distance traveled in the first 3 seconds. (3) (iii) Sketch the graph of v =10-6¢ 2] 7 (@ Solve the equation Ig (x?-6) + 1g 2) =1- Ip 2 (4) x 5 - 125 (b) Given that log,, p = k. express, in terms of k, log, > ey P . 2x+7 8 Acurve has an equation y= — " ares (@)_ Find the coordinates of the stationary point, [5] (ii) Find the equation of the normal to the curve at the point where x = -1 BI Crescent Girls’ Schoo! 4 Prelim Exam 2006 Sec 4 A Maths Paper 1 1. Find the range of values of x for which (x-8)' s 4x BI 2 (a) Inthe diagram, it is given that = { (x,y): 0\$x<5, 0S yS5,x,yeR} A= (xy): xS3,x,yER} and B = {(x,y): x22, y2LxyeR} Reproduce the diagram twice on graph paper and construct in separate diagrams, the sets representing @ 408 Gi) AUB [4] () Given that & = {x : x isa positive integer } P= {x: x iseven} {x: x isa multiple of 3} x: x isa perfect square} x: x isa multiple of 12} Copy the Venn Diagram and add to your diagram the sets Q and R. [2] 3° Find the value of the constant m for which 2y = mx +20 isa tangent to the curve y= 4x42. Hence, find the coordinates of the point of contact. [5] * Crescent Girls’ Schoot 3 Prelim Exam 2006 Sec 4 A Maths Paper 1