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LIST OF CONTENTS
2 hours
This examination pape r consists of THREE sections: Module l , Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. U nless otherw ise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be writte n correct to three significant figures.
Examination Materials
Section A (Module 1)
1. (a) (i) Complete the table below for the function I f(x) I, wheref(x) = x (2 x).
ll;lll 2
8
I
1
I
0
I
1
I
2
0
I
3
I
4
8
I
[ 2 marks]
(ii) I
Sketch the graph of f(x) I for 2 ::=:; x ::=:; 4. [ 4 marks]
(b) Find the value(s) of the real number, k, for which the equation k(x 2 + 5) = 6 + 12x x2
has equal roots. [ 6 marks]
(c) ( i) [ 4 marks]
[ 4 marks]
Total 20 marks
2. (a) Prove, by Mathematical Induction, that !On  1 ts divisible by 9 for all pos1t1ve
integers n. [ 9 marks]
px + 2y = 8
 4x + p 2y = 16
where p E R.
(i) Find the value of p for which the system has an infinite nu mber of solutions.
[ 3 marks]
x+ 4
(c) Find the set of real values of x for which x2 > 5. [ 5 ma rks]
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
(e) The centre of Q is the midpoint of its diameter AB. Find the coordinates of B.
[ 4 marks]
Total 20 ma rks
a sector, OABC, of a circle with centre at 0 and a radius of 7 em, whe re angle AOC
n rad.tans.
measures
3
a right circ ular cone with vertex 0 and a circu Jar base of radius rem which is formed when
the sector OABC is folded so that OA coincides with OC.
A B A,C
(ii) The position vectors of two points A and B relative to the origin 0 are
a = 4cos2 8i+(6cos8l)j
b = 2 cos ei  j.
By using the identity in (b) (i) above, find the value of 8, 0::; 8::; ~ , suc h that
a and b are perpendicular. [ 5 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
lim sin u
5. (a) (i) S tate the value of [ 1 mark]
u~ 0 u
(c) The diagram be low, not drawn to scale, s hows part of the curve y2 = 4x. Pi s the point
o n the curve at whi ch the line y = 2x c uts the c urve.
Find
(ii) the volu me of the solid generated by rotating the s haded area through 2rc radians
abo ut the xaxis. [ 4 marks]
Total 20 marks
(c) ( i) USe the SUbstitution t = a X tO ShOW that r j (x) cJx = fOa j (a X) dx.
[ 4 marks]
(i i) If r
f(x) dx = 12, use the substitution t =X  1 to evaluate Jl
5
3f(x 1) dx.
[ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
ENDOFTEST
If hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2, and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Examination materials
Section A (Module 1)
1. (a) G iven that 2x2 + 8x + 11 = 2(x + h) 2 + k for all values of x, find the value of EACH of
the constants h and k. [ 5 marks]
(b) (i) If p, q, r, s E R , use the fact that (p q) 2 ;::: 0 to show that p 2 + q 2 ;::: 2 pq.
[ 2 marks]
(c) A club bakes and sellsxcakes, making a profit, in dollars, that is modelled by the function
f(x) =x 2  lOx.
(i) Sketch the graph of the function f (x) =x? 1Ox . [ 8 marks]
c) the number of cakes for which the GREATEST possible loss occurs.
[ 1 mark]
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
2. (a) The straight line through the point P (4, 3) is perpendi cu lar to 3x + 2y = 5 and meets the
given line at N.
Find
(b) The table below presents data collected on the movement of the tide at various times
after midnight on a particular day.
High 0 12
Low 6 2
High 12 12
Low 18 2
The height, h metres, can be modelled by a function of the form h = p cos (qt/ + 7
where t is the time in hours after midnight. Use the data from the table to find the
values of p and q. [12 marks]
Total 20 mar ks
Section C (Module 3)
lim
3. (a) (i) Find [ 3 marks]
x71
f()  3x  l
X  x2  x  2
(b) Differentiate with respect to x, from first principles, the function x 2 + 2x.
[ 5 marks]
(c) Initially, the depth of water in a tank is 32 m. Water drains f rom the tank through a
hole c ut in the bottom. At t minutes after the water begins draini ng, the depth of water
in the tank is x metres. The depth of the water changes, w ith respect to time t, at the rate
equal to (2t 4).
(ii) Hence, determine how long it takes fo r the water to drain completely from the
tank. [ 4 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02134032/CAPE 2005
TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2005256 MAY/JUNE 2005
2 hours
Thi s examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. U nless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be writte n correct to three significant figures.
Examination Materials
Section A (Module 1)
1. (a) T he diagram below, not drawn to scale, shows two points, P( p , 0.368) and R (3.5, r),
on f (x ) = ex for x E R.
f (x) = ex
y
0 X
(i) Copy the diagram above and on the same axes, sketch the graph of g(x) = ln x .
[ 3 marks]
(ii) Descri be clearly the relationship betweenf (x) = ex and g(x) = ln x.
[ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
(ii) the gradient of the norma l to the curve at the point t = 2. 2 marks]
(b) (i)
A B
Express 22x + 1 in the form  + 2 + ____f_ , whe re A , B and C are con
stants.
x (x + 1) x x x + 1 [ 7 marks]
J
2
2x + 1
(ii) He nce, evalu ate 2( . ) dx [ 7 marks]
X X + 1
I
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
1 1 I
3. (a) (i) Use the fact that   
r+ 1
= r (r + l) to show that
1
r
(r(r 1 )=1 
n
s n =L
r=I + I) n+I .
[ 5 marks]
n
(i) L "c,. = 2" [ 2 marks]
r=O
11
(b) If xn is the nth approximation to a, use the NewtonRaphson method to show that the
(n + l)st approximation x 11 + 1 is given by
2x;': + 6
XII + I = _3_ 2_4_ . [ 8 marks]
x, +
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
5. (a) On a particular day, a certain fuel service station offered 100 c ustomers who purchased
prentium or regular gasoline, a free check of the engine oil or brake fluid in their
vehicles. The serv ices required by these customers were as follows:
15% of the customers purchased pre mium gasoline, the others purchased regular
gasoline.
20% of the customers who purchased prentium gasoline requested a check for brake fluid,
the others requested a check for engine oil.
51 of the custome rs who purchased regular gasoline requested a check for engine oil, the
others requested a check for brake fluid.
(i) Copy and complete the diagram below to represent the event space.
Premium
gasoline
Regular
51 gasoline
[ 3 marks]
b) who had requested a check of the brake fluid purchased regular gasoline
c) who had requested a check of the engine oil purchased regular gasoline.
[ 6 marks]
(b) A bag contains 12 red balls, 8 blue balls and 4 white balls. Three balls are drawn from
the bag at random without replacement.
Calculate
(i) the total number of ways of choosing the three balls [ 3 marks]
(ii) the probability that ONE ball of EACH colour is drawn [ 3 marks]
(iii) the probability that ALL THREE balls drawn are of the SAME colour.
[ 5 marks]
Total 20 marks
X 1 2
1 X 2 = 0.
2 1 x [10 marks]
(b) Twelve hundred people visited an exhibition on its opening day. Thereafter, the
attendance fell each day by 4% of the number on the previous day.
(i) Obtain an expression for the number of visitors on the n1h day. 2 marks]
(ii) Find the total number of visitors for the first n days. 3 marks]
(iii) The exhibition closed after 10 days. Determine how many people visited
during the period for which it was opened. [ 3 marks]
(iv) If the exhibition had been kept opened indefinitely, what would be the maximum
number of visitors? [ 2 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234020/CAPE 2005
TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2005257 MAY /JUNE 2005
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2, and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Examination materials
Section A (Module 1)
1. Table 1 presents data obtained from a biological investigation that involves two variables x
andy.
Table 1
X 20 30 40 50
y 890 1640 2500 3700
b) X in terms of x
c) din terms of b. [ 3 marks]
Table 2
[ 2 marks]
(c) In the graph on page 3, log 10 x is plotted against log 10 y for 1.3 :S x :S 1.7.
(i) Assuming that the ' best straight line ' is drawn to fit the data, determine
b) the value of b given that this line passes through (0, l) [ 4 ma rks]
c) the value of each of the constants, nand d, in Part (a) (i) above.
[ 2 marks]
(ii) Using the graph, or otherw ise, estimate the value of x for which y is 1800.
[ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
a
0
0
z
....,
0
~
~
'"tl
~
4
Section B (Module 2)
2. Mr John Slick takes out a n investment with a n investment company which requires
making a fixed payment of $A at the beginning of each year. At the end of the invest
ment period, John expects to receive a payout sum of money which is equal to the total
payments made, together with interest added at the end of EACH year at a rate of r % per
annum of the total sum in the fund.
The table below shows information on Mr Slick's investment for the first three years.
Amount at
Year Beginning of Year ($) Interest ($) Payout Sum$
r
1 A A X 100 A+(Ax_r)
100
= A(1+r)
100
=AR
2 A+ AR (A+ AR) X _ r_
100 (A+ AR) + [(A+ AR) X 1~0 J
= (A + AR) (1 + I ~O)
=(A+ AR) R
= AR+ AR2
2 r
3 A+AR+AR2 (A + AR + AR) x lOO (A+ AR + AR ) R
2
= AR+AR +AR3
2
(b) By using the information in the Table, or otherwise, write an expression for the
amount at the beginning of the nth year. [ 2 marks]
(c) Show that the payout sum in (b) above is $ AR (R" 1) for R > 1. [ 7 marks]
R1
(d) Find the value of A, to the nearest dollar, when n = 20, r = 5 and the payout sum in (c)
above is $500 000.00. [ 7 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
3. The output 3 x 1 matrix Yin a testing process in a chemical plant is related to the input 3 x 1 matrix
X by means of the equation Y = AX, w here
1 2
A= 2 4
(
3 5
 I
(b) Show that X= A Y. 3 marks]
1
(c) Find A [ 9 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234032/CAPE 2005
TEST CODE 02134010
FORM TP 2006257 MAY/JUNE 2006
UNIT 1  PAPER 01
2 hours
T his examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2, and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Examination materials
Section A (Module I )
n n
(b) Given that L r = ..!!_(n + 1), show that
2
L (3r + 1) =.!. n(3n + 5).
2
[ 4 marks]
r= l r=l
Total 8 marks
Total 9 ma rks
3x ax + b
3. (a) (i) Find a, b E R such that    2 =   , where x ':1; 1. [ 2 marks]
X+ 1 X+ 1
(ii) Hence, find the range of values of x E R for which ~ > 2. [ 4 marks]
X+ 1
2
4 4 
(b) Without the use of calcul ators or tables, show that = 2 (..J 2 ).
12 X 8 1/J
[ 4 marks]
Total tO ma rks
4. The diagram below (not drawn to scale) represents the graph of the function f(x) = x 2 + 1,
 1 ~ x ~ 1 and p, q E R.
f(x)
( l , p) (q, 2)
r~,,~ X
1 0 +1
(a) Find
(ii) the range of the functi onj(x) for the given domai n. [ 1 mark]
Total 6 marks
X+ 2y = 1
2x+ my= n
Total 7 marks
Section B (Module 2)
6. In the diagram below (not drawn to scale), the straight line through the point P(2, 7) and
perpendicular to the line x + 2y = 11 intersects x + 2y = 11 at the point Q.
Find
Total 7 marks
7. In the diagram below (not drawn to scale), AC = BC, AD =7 uni ts, DC =8 units,
2
angle A CB = ~ radians and angle ADC = ; radians.
D
Find the EXACT length of
(a) AC [ 5 marks]
Total 8 marks
(b)
1  cos 2.x  2
Show that 2.x = tan x. [ 3 marks]
1 + cos
Total 8 marks
(b) Find the real numbers u and v such that u + 2 i = 1 +vi. 6 marks]
3  4i
Total 8 marks
Total 9 marks
Section C (Module 3)
lim
11. (a) Find X7
[ 3 marks]
j(x) = 9 xz
(x2 3)(JxJ3)
is d iscontinuous. [ 4 marks]
Total 7 marks
2x
12. (a) The functionj(x) is defined by j(x) = ;r for x E R ,x ::f:. 0.
Total 9 marks
13. The diag ram below (not drawn to scale) is a sketch of the section of the f unction
j(x) =x (x2  12) whi ch passes through the orig in 0. A and B are the stationary poi nts on the
curve.
(A)
(B)
Find
(a) the coordinates of each of the stationary points, A a nd B 5 marks]
(b) the equation of the normal to the curvej(x) =x (x2  12) at the orig in . 4 marks]
Total 9 marks
16
14. T he di agram below (not drawn to scale) s hows the shaded area, A, bounded by the curve y = x2
and the lines y = 1
x
2
1,x = 2 and x = 3.
I
y= 2x  l
16
Y = x2
r
(a) Express the shaded area, A , as the difference of two definite integrals. 1 mark]
2
2
X d.x + d.x. 2 marks]
Total 6 marks
Total 9 marks
END OF TEST
2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. U nless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
Examination Materials
Section A (Module 1)
x 2 +xy = 6
X 3y + 1 = 0. [ 8 marks]
(b) The roots of the equation x 2 + 4x + 1 = 0 are a and 13. Without solving the equation,
Total 20 marks
II
2n
(i) Lr
r= 1
[ 2 marks]
2n
(ii) L r. [ 4 marks]
r= n + 1
2n
(c) Find n if L r = 100. [ 4 marks]
r=n+J
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
3. (a) (i) Find the coordinates of the centre and radius of the circle x 2 + 2x + y 2  4y = 4.
[ 4 marks]
(ii) By writing x + 1 = 3 sin 8, show that the parametric equations of this circle are
X= 1 + 3 Sin 8, y = 2 + 3 COS 8. [ 5 marks)
(iii) Show that the xcoordinates of the points of intersection of this circle with
the line x + y = 1 are x =  1 ~f2. [
4 marks]
(b) F ind the general solutions of the equation cos 8 = 2 sin28 1. [ 7 marks]
Total 20 marks
4. (a) Given that 4 sin x cos x = R sin (x a), R > 0 and 0 <a< 90,
(i) find the values of R and a correct to one decimal place [ 7 marks]
(ii) hence, find ONE value of x between 0 and 360 for which the curve
y = 4 sin x cos x has a stationary point. [ 2 marks]
a) 1 mark]
b) [ 3 marks]
c) [ 5 marks]
(ii) Find the quadratic equation whose roots are z 1 and z2 [ 2 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
si n ox
5. (a) (i) State the value of lim
ox~O ox . [ 1 mark]
(ii) Given that sin 2(x + 8x) sin 2x = 2 cos A sin B , find A and Bin terms of x
and/or 8x. [ 2 marks]
(b) The curve y = hx2 + ..!!:.... passes through the point P (1, 1) and has a gradie nt of 5 at P.
X
Find
(ii) the equation of the tangent to the curve at the point where x = _!.__
2
5 marks]
Total 20 marks
6. (a) In the diagram g iven below (not drawn to scale), the areaS under the line y = x, for
0 ~ x ~ 1, is divided into a set of n rectangular strips each of width.!. units.
II
2
(b) (i) Show that forf(x) = 2x
x2 + 4,
j'( )
x = 8 2x
(x2 + 4)2
[ 4 marks]
1
(ii) H ence, eva1uate f0 24  6x2 d
(x2 + ? x.
4
[ 3 marks]
2u 1 7
(c) Find the value of u > 0 if f 11
x4 dx = 192 . [ 5 marks]
Total 20 marks
ENDOFTEST
02134020/CAPE 2006
TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2006259 MAY/JUNE 2006
lf hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2, and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Examination materials
Section A (Module 1)
(ii) [ 7 marks]
(b) A coach of an athletic club has five athletes, u, v, w, x and y, in his training camp. He
makes a n assignment, f, of athletes u, v, x and y to physical activities 1, 2, 3 and 4
according to the di agram below in whic h A = {u, v, w , x, y}, B = { 1, 2, 3, 4} and
f = {(u, 1), (v, 1), (v, 3), (x, 2), (y, 4)}.
A ___!_ B
(ii) State TWO changes that the coach would need to make so that the assignment,
f, becomes a function g: A 7 B. [ 2 marks]
(iii) Express the functi on g: A 7 B in (ii) above as a set of ordered pairs.
[ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
2. (a) In an experiment, the live weight, w grams, of a hen was found to be a linear function,/,
of the number of days, d, after the hen was placed on a special diet, where 0 ::::; d::::; 50.
At the beginning of the experiment, the he n weighed 500 grams and 25 days later it
weighed 1 500 grams.
d (days) 25
w (gms) 500
[ 1 mark]
(ii) Determine
(iii) After how many days is the hen expected to weigh 2 180 grams? [ 2 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
(b) Given that J:J(x) dx =10, find J: [f(x) + 4] dx + J: f(x) dx. [ 7 marks]
(c) A bowl is formed by rotating the area between the curves y = x 2 and y = x 2  1 for x ~ 0
and 0 ~ y ~ 1 through 2n radians around the yaxis. Calculate
(i) the capacity of the bowl, that is, the amount of liquid it can hold [ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
2 hours
Thi s examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and M odule 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
Examinatio n Materials
Section A (Module 1)
(a) [ 5 marks]
(b) [ 3 marks]
Total 8 marks
y
.,
= ea+ .
(a) SID X [ 3 marks]
Total 7 marks
3. (a) Find the gradient of the curve x2 + xy = 2y2 at the point P (2, 1). [ 5 marks]
(b) He nce, find the equation of the normal to the curve at P. [ 3 marks]
Total 8 marks
4. If y = sin 2x + cos 2x ,
dy
(a) find ax [ 3 marks]
(b) [ 4 marks]
Total 7 marks
5. Use the substitution indicated in EACH case to find the following integrals:
Total 10 marks
Section B (Module 2)
(b) Write the FIRST FOUR terms of this seque nce. [ 3 marks]
Total 7 marks
7. (a)
2
1
Verify that the sum, S 11 , of the series  + _!_3 + 1_
2 25
+ ... , ton terms, is 5 11 =~ (1 
. 3 2
4).
I
[ 4 marks]
(b) Three consecutive terms, x d, x and x + d, d > 0, of an arithmetic series have sum 21
and product 3 15. Find the value of
(i) X [ 2 marks]
TotallO marks
Total 6 marks
(b) Given that the coefficient of the term in x2 is zero, find the value of u. [ 2 marks]
Total 8 marks
10.
The diagram above (not drawn to scale) shows the graphs of the two functions y=e and
y =x .
(a) State the equation in x that is satisfied at B (a, [3), the point of intersection of the two
graphs. [ 2 marks]
Total 9 m arks
Section C (Module 3)
11. A committee of 4 people is to be selected from a group consisting of 8 males and 4 females.
Determine the number of ways in which the committee may be formed if it is to contain
Total 9 marks
12. (a) The letters H, R, D , S and T are consonants. In how many ways can the letters of the
word HARDEST be arranged so that
(b) Find the probability that the event in (a) (i) above occurs. 2 marks]
Total 8 marks
1 a b+c
!:::,. = 1 b c+a
1 c a+b
Total 6 marks
14. (a) Write the following system of equations in the form AX= D.
x+y z =2
2xy+ z = 1
3x + 2z = 1 2 marks]
(b) (i) Find the matrix B, the matrix of cofactors of the matrix A. [ 5 marks]
Total10 marks
15. A closed cylinder has a fixed height, h em, but its radius, r em, is increasing at the rate of
1.5 em per second.
(a) Write down a differential equation for r with respect to time t sees. [ 1 mark ]
(b) Find, in terms of 1r, the rate of increase with respect to time t of the total surface
area, A, of the cylinder whe n the radius is 4 em and the height is 10 em.
[ 6 marks]
[A = 27rr2 + 21rrh]
Total 7 marks
END OF TEST
02234010/CAPE 2006
TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2006261 MAY/JUNE 2006
c
2 hours
This e xamination paper consists of THREE sections: Modu le 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. U nless otherw ise stated in the question , any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be writte n correct to three significant fi gures.
Examination Materia ls
Section A (Module 1)
N = 800 k E R r E R
l+kerr' ' '
where N is the number of members enrolled t years after the formation of the club.
The initial membership was 50 persons and after one year, there are 200 persons enrolled
in the club.
(i) What is the LARGEST number reached by the membership of the club?
[ 2 marks]
(iii) How many members will there be in the club 3 years after its formation?
[ 2 marks]
Total 20 marks
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
(ii) Find the sum of the first 20 terms of this series. [ 4 marks]
2m
(iii) Hence, show that L ln 3r = (2m2 + m ) ln 3. [ 3 marks]
r= 1
(i) Show, by mathematical induc tion, or otherwise, that x < .!. for all positive
II 2
integers n. [ 7 marks]
Total 20 marks
4. (a) Sketch the functions y = sin x and y = x2 on the SAME axes. [ 5 marks]
(b) Deduce that the functionf(x) =sin x x2 has EXACTLY two real roots.
[ 3 marks]
(c) Find the interval in which the nonzero root a ofj(x ) lies. [ 4 marks]
(d) Starting with a first approximation of a at x 1 = 0.7, use one ite ration of the Newton
Raphson method to obtai n a better approximation of a to 3 dec imal pl aces.
[ 8 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
5. (a) (i) How many numbers lying between 3 000 and 6 000 can be formed from the
digits, 1, 2, 3, 4 , 5, 6, if no digit is used more than once in forming the number?
[ 5 marks]
(ii) Determine the probability that a number in 5 (a) (i) above is even.
[ 5 marks]
(b) In an experiment, pis the probability of success and q is the probability of failure in a
single trial. For n trials, the probability of x successes and (n x) fai lures is represented
by nCxr q"x, n > 0. Apply this model to the following problem.
The probability that John will hit the target at a firing practice is ~. He fires 9 shots.
6
Calcu late the probability that he will hit the target
Total 20 marks
~ ~ ~ ).
2 1
6. (a) 2 ) andB = ( 1
If A= ( :
2 1 1
(b) A nursery sell s three brands of grassseed mix, P, Q and R. Each brand is made from
three types of grass, C, Z and B. The number of kilograms of each type of grass in a bag
of each brand is summarised in the table below.
Type of Grass
Grass Seed (Kilograms)
Mix
Cgrass Zgrass Bgrass
Brand P 2 2 6
Brand Q 4 2 4
Brand R 0 6 4
Blend c z b
A blend is produced by mixing p bags of Brand P, q bags of Brand Q and r bags of Brand
R.
(i) Write down an expression in terms of p, q and r, for the number of kilograms
of Zgrass in the blend. [ 1 mark ]
(iii) Rewrite the set of THREE equations in (b) (ii) above in the matrix form MX = D
where M is a 3 by 3 matrix, X and D are column matrices. [ 3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234020/CAPE 2006
TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2006262 MAY/JUNE 2006
1~ hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2, and Modu le 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Examination materials
Section A (Module 1)
1. T he rate of inc rease of the number of algae with respect to time, t days, is equal to k timesf(t),
where f (t) is the number of algae at any given time t and k E R.
(a) Obtain a differe nti al equation involvingfi:t) which may be used to model this situation.
[ 1 mark]
k=
1
2 zn 2
a) [10 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section B (Module 2)
2. (a) A car was purchased at the beginning of the year, for P dollars. The value of a car at the
end of each year is estimated to be the value at the beginning of the year multiplied by
(1.! ), q E N.
q
(i) Copy and complete the table below showing the value of the car for the first
five years after purchase.
Value at the
1 2
Beginning p P(l) P(l _1__)
q q
of Year
($)
Value at the
End of Year
($)
1
P(l)
q
(1+>[p (1t)J
= P(l)
1 2
q
[ 3 marks]
(iii) Determine, in terms of P and q, the value of the car n years after purchase.
[ 1 mark]
(b) If the original value of the car was $20 000.00 and the value at the end of the fourth year
was $8 192.00, find
(ii) the estimated value of the car after five years [ 2 marks]
(iii) the LEAST integral value of n, the number of years after purchase, for which
the estimated value of the car fal ls below $500.00. [ 7 marks]
Total 20 marks
Section C (Module 3)
3. (a) A box contains 8 green balls and 6 red balls. Five balls are selected at random. Find
the probability that
(b) Use the method of row reduction to echelon form on the augmented matrix for the
following system of equations to show that the system is inconsistent. [ 9 marks]
x + 2y + 4 z = 6
y +2z =3
x + y + 2z = 1
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
UNIT 1 PAPER 02
2 Y2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) The roots of the cubic equation x3 + 3px1 + qx + r = 0 are 1,1 and 3. Find the values of
the real constants p, q and r. (7 marks]
V~6~ < 2 .
(i) 22 ++ V
v t
T [5 marks]
V fTs VT
Total 25 marks
(ii) calculate
a) a 2 + p2 [2 marks]
b) a 3 + p3 [4 marks]
(iii) find a quadratic equation whose roots are a 3 and p3. [4 marks]
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(b) (i) Solve for x the equation x 113  4x 113 = 3. [5 marks]
[3 marks)
Total25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
3. (a) The lines y = 3x + 4 and 4y = 3x + 5 are inclined at angles a. and j3 respectively to the
xax1s.
(ii) Without using tables or calculators, find the tangent of the angle between the two
lines. [4 marks]
(iii) Hence show, without using tables or calculators, that tan 22.5 = {2  1.
[4 marks]
(c) (i) Given that A, B and Care the angles of a triangle, prove that
a) sin
A +B
= cos c
2 2 [3 marks]
A
sin A + sin B + sin C = 4 cos T cos B cos C .
2 2 [5 marks)
Total 25 marks
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4. (a) In the Cartesian plane with origin 0, the coordinates of points P and Q are (2, 0) and
(8, 8) respectively. The midpoint of PQ is M.
(i) Find the equation of the line which passes through M and is perpendicular to PQ.
[8 marks)
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, find the coordinates of the centre of the circle through P, 0
and Q. [9 marks]
(b) (i) Prove that the line y = x + 1 is a tangent to the circle x 2 + y2 + 1Ox  12y + 11 = 0.
[6 marks)
(ii) Find the coordinates of the point of contact of this tangent to the circle.
[2 marks)
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
(c) The curve C passes through the point ( 1, 0) and its gradient at any point (x, y) is given
by
~ = 3x2  6x.
(ii) Find the coordinates of the stationary points of C and determine the nature of
EACH point. [7 marks)
Total 25 marks
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I
j(x) dx = 7, evaluate J 6
I
[2  j(x)] dx. [3 marks]
(ii) The area under the curve y = x 2 + kx 5, above the xaxis and bounded by the
lines x = 1 and x = 3, is 14 ~ units 2.
(c) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) represents a can in the shape of a closed cylinder
with a hemisphere at one end. The can has a volume of 45 1t units3 .
(i) Taking r units as the radius of the cylinder and h units as its height, show that,
a) [3 marks]
_ 51tr 901t
b) A +  r , where A units is the external surface area of the can.
3
[3 marks]
(ii) Hence, find the value of r for which A is a minimum and the corresponding
minimum value of A. [5 marks]
4
[Volume of a sphere = T 1t r3, surface area of a sphere = 4 1t r2. ]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
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FORM TP 2008241 \3) MAY/JUNE 2008
1 % hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) One root of the quadratic equation x 2 + 12x + k = 0 is three times the other and k is a
constant.
Find
f(2x + 3) = 2j(x) + 3, x e R.
(c) A computer manufacturer finds that when x million dollars are spent on research, the
profit, P(x), in millions of dollars, is given by
(i) What is the profit if 6 million dollars are spent on research? [3 marks]
(ii) How much should be spent on research to make a profit of 40 million dollars?
[4 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) Find the values of x in the range 0 :=:: x :=:: 2n such that
(b) (i) Determine the value of the real number t such that the vectors p = 4i + 5j and
q = 3i  tj are perpendicular. [2 marks]
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(ii) Given that vectors u = 2i + 3j and v = i + Sj, find the acute angle 8 between
u and v. [4 marks]
(iii) Given that the vector u in (b) (ii) above represents a force F with respect to the
origin 0, and axes Ox and Oy, calculate
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
(ii) Find the equation of the normal to the curve at the point where x = 4.
[5 marks]
(c) The volume of the liquid in a container is V cm3 The liquid leaks from the container at
the rate of 30t cms3 per sec, where t is the time in seconds.
(i) Write down a differential equation for Vwith respect to timet sees. [2 marks]
(ii) Find the amount of liquid lost in the 3n1 second. [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02134032/CAPE 2008
a\ TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2008243 ~ MAY/JUNE 2008
UNIT 2  PAPER 02
2 2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
Answer BOTH questions.
(ii) In + . [4 marks]
r r
Total 25 marks
Given that the curve passes through the point (0, 1), find its equation. [5 marks]
e
(c) Evaluate J, x2 In r dr, writing your answer in terms of e. [7 marks]
trfl
J 0
.J 1 + sin x dx. (5 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
u n + 1 = u n + n, u 1 = 3, n E N.
(c) (i) Write down the first FIVE terms in the power series expansion of In (1 + x),
x
stating the range of values of for which the series is valid. [3 marks]
(ii) a) Using the result from (c) (i) above, obtain a similar expansion for ln (1  x) .
[2 marks]
b) Hence, prove that
In [ ]
1 +x = 2 (x +  1 Y? + 1
5 xs+)
.... [3 marks]
1 x 3
Total25 marks
..
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(ii) Use the NewtonRaphson method to show that hat if jt, is a first approximation
jproximation to a
imation tc
in the interval [1,2], then a second approximation to a in the interval [1, 2] is
given by
2xJ 1
x2 ~ : [5 marks]
3x 1 3
(b) (i) Use the binomial theorem or Maclaurins theorem to expand (1 +xY'A x )'A inascending
in ascending
powers o f x as far as the term in x3, stating the values of* for which
tich the expansion
is valid. [4 marks]
[4 marks]
(iii) Prove that if x is so small that x3 and higher powers o f x can be neglected, then
I 1 x . , 1 ,
J i +x * ~ x Y x '
[5ESmarks]
m ark s^
Total 25 m
marks
arks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) A cricket selection committee of 4 members is to be chosen from 5 former batsmen and
3 former bowlers.
In how many ways can this committee be selected so that the committee includes AT
LEAST
(i) ONE
ONEformer
formerbatsman?
batsman? [8 marks]
(ii)ONE
ONE
batsman
batsman
andand
ONEONE
bowler?
bowler? [3 marks]
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r 3 1 0^
r 3 1 r 00i i00 1r
1 r o0 rn
f ii
A = ii 00 1 ,1 B  1 and M = 00 003
3
00 1 00
v.
V.
1
J ^
1
1 3 1
1
J
 V~1 3 1
1 1
J
a) A  B [2 marks]
b) AM [3 marks]
(ii) deduce from (i) b) above the inverse A1 o f the matrix A [3 marks]
Total 25 marks
^ ~ in the form X (1 *). [4 marks]
5  zi
1
Given that z = where t is a variable and z denotes the complex conjugate o f z,
3 + it
show that
CO z + z = 6 zz [7 marks]
(ii) as t varies, 7Ties on a circle, and state the coordinates of the centre o f this circle.
]8 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
02234020/CAPE 2008
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FORM TP 200824 4 ~ MAY/JUNE 2008
c 1 Y2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
02234032/CAJPE 2008
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) The parametric equations of a curve are given by x = 3t2 andy = 6t.
(i) Find the value of : at the point P on the curve where y = 18. [5 marks]
(b) In an experiment it was discovered that the volume, V cm3, of a certain substance in a
room after t seconds may be determined by the equation
V = 60 e 0041
(i) Fm . terms o f t.
. d dV m [3 marks]
dt
(ii) Determine the rate at which the volume
(iii) Sketch the graph of V = 60 e 0 04 ' showing the point(s) of intersection, where they
exist, with the axes. [5 marks]
Total 20 marks
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SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) Matthew started a savings account at a local bank by depositing $5 in the first week. In
each succeeding week after the first, he added twice the amount deposited in the previous
week.
(ii) Calculate the MINIMUM number, n, of weeks it would take for the amount in the
account to exceed $1000.00 if no withdrawal is made. [3 marks]
s = 1
1
+ 3 1 + 51
8
+ 71 +
2 4 16
(i) Express S as the sum of an AP and a GP. [3 marks]
(c) (i) Use the binomial theorem to expand ~ as a power series in y as far as the
term iny". Y [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
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SECTION C (Module 3)
3. (a) (i) By considering the augmented matrix for the following system of equations,
determine the value o f k for which the system is consistent.
x + 3y + 5z = 2
x++ 4y z = 1
y 66z
z == kk [5 marks]
(ii) Find ALL the solutions to the system for the value of A: obtained in (i) above.
[4 marks]
(ii) Stating a reason in EACH case, determine whether the events owns a car and
is selfemployed are
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234032/CAPE 2008
~ TEST CODE 22134020
FORM TP 2008240 \3) MAY/JUNE 2008
UNIT 1 PAPER 02
ALGEBRA,GEOMETRYANDCALCULUS
2% hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) (i) Determine the values of the real number h for which the roots of the quadratic
equation 4.x2  2hx + (8  h) = 0 are real. [8 marks]
are 5  k, 5 and 5 + k.
(b) (i) Copy the table below and complete by inserting the values for the functions
j{x) = I x + 2 I and g(x) = 2 I x  1 1.
X 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 5
fl.x) 1 1 3 6
g(x) 8 6 2 2
[4 marks]
(ii) Using a scale of 1 em to 1 unit on both axes, draw on the same graph
(iii) Using the graphs, fmd the values of x for which.f(x) = g(x). [2 marks]
Total 25 marks
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2710 + 910
274 + 911 [8 marks]
(ii) Hence, given that y = (log, 3) (log 4) (log 5) ... (log 32), calculate the exact
value ofy. [6 marks]
fin) = 7" 1
Total 25 m arks
SECTION B (Module 2)
(c) (i) Using the formula for sinyl + sin B, show that if t = 2 cos 0 then
(iii) Using (c) (ii) above, or otherwise, find ALL solutions o f sin 3 9 = sin 0, 0 < 0 < n.
[7 marks]
Total 25 m arks
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4. (a) (i) The line x  2 y + 4 = 0 cuts the circle, x1+y2 2 x  2 0 y + 51 = 0 with centre P, at
the points A and B.
where A, is a parameter.
Find
Show that
Total 25 marks
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SECTION C (Module 3)
lim sin 4x
5. (a) Use L'Hopital's rule to obtain [3 marks]
x 7 0 sin 5x
a) fmd dy [4 marks]
dx
(ii)
d2 d
Hence, or otherwise, show that r ~ + 2 (x  y) ~ = 0. [3 marks]
(c) A rectangular box without a lid is made from thin cardboard. The sides of the base are
2x em and 3x em, and its height is h em. The total surface area of the box is 200 cm2
20 3x
(i) Show that h =    . [4 marks]
X 5
(ii) Find the height of the box for which its volume V cm3 is a maximum.
[9 marks]
Total 25 marks
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xk dx
dr [6 m arks]
6. (a) Use the substitution u = 3x1 + I to find J
x2 + i'
(b) A curve C passes through the point (3, 1 ) and has gradient x2  4x +3 at the point (x, 7 )
on C.
(c) The figure below (not d raw n to scale) shows part o f the line y + 2x = 5 and part of the
curve y = x ( 4  x ) which meet at A. The line meets Oy at B and the curve cuts Ox at C,
y
A
B s
y v
\y
X
O C
(ii) Hence find the exact value o f the area of the shaded region. [9 m arks]
Total 25 m arks
END OF TEST
22134020/CAPE 2008
a\ TESTCODE 22134032
FORM TP 2008241 ~ MAY/JUNE 2008
ALGEBRA,GEOMETRYANDCALCULUS
1 % hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
22134032/CAPE 2008
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SECTION A (M odule 1)
(ii) Solve for x the equation log2 [logj {2x  2)] = 2. [3 marks]
(b) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the graph o f the function
/M
ri,oT
HA
( 3 '>
< >
(0,2),
(ii) State the range o f values ofx in ( 00. 0] for \vhich/(x) is a decreasing function.
[2 marks]
100
Total 20 marks
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SECTION B (M odule 2)
2. The diagram below shows the path o f a com et around the sun S. The path is described by the
parametric equation x = at2 and y = 2at, where a > 0 is a constant.
y/
p
Q s R
x
p7
(a) Show that the Cartesian equation for the path is y'1 = 4ax. [2 marks]
(b) Given that the gradient m o f the tangent at any point on the path satisfies m= 2a
,,
yy
(i) (jc,, y j is y y 1l == 2a
show that the equation o f the tangent at (*,> 2 a ((x *,) in Cartesian
x + jtj)
form and ty = jc + at2 in parametric form [5 marks]
(ii) find the equation o f the normal at the point P with parameter tl
*1
[3 marks]
(iv) find the distance  QR  if the tangent at Pmeets the xaxis at Q and the normal
meets the xaxis at R. [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
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SECTION C (Module 3)
J
II
~ dx =
X
!. [3 marks]
L
2
(f{x) + 1] dx + L
4
(c) The figure below (not drawn to scale) shows a hemispherical bow l which contains liquid.
v = 31 1t h2 (24  h)
where his the greatest depth of the liquid in em. Liquid is poured into the bowl at the rate
of 100 cm3 per second.
(ii) Calculate the rate at which his increasing when h = 2 em. (Leave your answer in
terms of rt.) [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
22134032/CAPE 2008
~ TEST CODE 22234020
FORM TP 2008243 \3) MAY/JUNE 2008
UNIT 2 PAPER 02
2% hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
22234020/CAPE 2008
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_ 4 (1 +
_ +a) __ 3
_ _
an+ \i 4 + an , aa '
2 '
(iii) that
Given that an < 2for all n, show that
(b) Find the term independent o f x in the binomial expansion o f (x2 ^)15.
[You may leave your answer in the form of factorials and powers, for example, 151x8*.]
x 85.]
2!
]6 marks]
(c) Use the binomial theorem to find the difference between 2 10 and (2.002)10 correct to 5
decimal places. [6 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
(ii) Calculate the probability that a 4digit number in (a) (i) b) above is even.
[3 marks]
(b) A father and son practise shooting at basketball, and score when the ball hits the basket.
The son scores 75% o f the time and the father scores 4 out o f 7 tries. If EACH takes one
shot at the basket, calculate the probability that only ONE o f them scores. [6 marks]
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(c) (i) Find the values of h, k E R such that 3 + 4i is a root of the quadratic equation
z2 + hz + k= 0. [6 marks]
(ii) Use De Moivre's theorem for (cos e + i sin 8)3 to show that
cos 38 = 4 cos3 e 3 cos e. [6 marks]
Total 25 marks
1 1 1
X 2 1 =0.
x3 8 1 [12 marks]
(b) The Popular Taxi Service in a certain city provides transportation for tours of the city
using cars, coaches and buses. Selection of vehicles for tours of distances (in km) is as
follows:
AX=Y
x~ [H [3 marks]
(ii) LetB
~ [1 ~J 0
6
4
(iii) Hence, or otherwise, determine the number of cars and buses used in
the 34lan tours. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
22234020/CAPE 2008
a\ TEST CODE 2223403 2
FORM TP 2008244 \.3) MAY/JUNE 2008
1 % hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
22234032/CPJPE 2008
 2 
SECTION A (Module 1)
T = 60 e*' + 10
where t is the time in minutes from the moment the engine is switched off.
(i) Determine the initial temperature of the oil when the engine is first switched off.
[2 marks]
(ii) If the oil cools to 32C after three minutes, determine how long it will take for the
oil to cool to a temperature of 15C. [7 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) (i) Write the general term of the series whose first four terms are
1 + . + . +  + ... [2 marks]
1x3 3x5 5x7 7x9
(ii) Use the method of differences to find the sum of the first n terms. [5 marks]
(iii) Show that the series converges and fmd its sum to infinity. [3 marks]
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(b) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows part o f the suspension o f a bridge
A support cable POQ, is in the shape of a curve with equation
1 X3' 2
y + c, where c is a constant.
10
Starting at P, through O and finishing at Q, 51 vertical cables are bolted 1 metre apart to
the roadway and to the support cable POQ. The shortest vertical cable OAhas a length of
5 metres, where O is the lowest point of the support cable.
The cost, in dollars, o f installing the cable LH at a horizontal distance of r metres from
OA is S i00 plusS $ h V~r^ w
where h is the height of the point L above O.
P
0
Support
Cable
L,
Vertical
Cables
O
^Roadway
A H
(ii) Hence, obtain the total cost of installing the 5 1 vertical cables. [6 marks)
Total 20 marks
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SECTION C (Module 3)
3. w L c t: ( l  2 i ) a + i)
(a) L t (1 + i)
(b) Two 3 x 1 matrices X and Y satisfy the equation X = AY, where the matrix
f l 1 n
A = 3 2 4 is nonsingular.
4 1 6J
V.
Find
(i) A! [8 marks]
6
(ii) Y, when X = 4 [4 marks]
11
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
22234032/CAPE 2008
TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2009234 MAY/JUNE 2009
UNIT 1  PAPER 02
2% hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134020/CAPE 2009
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SECTION A (Module 1)
Answer BO TH questions.
1. (a) Without the use of tables or a calculator, simplify V~28 ++ V 343 in.
in the form k 'T l',
where k is an integer. [5 marks]
JC4  /
(i) Simplify [6 marks]
xy
(y+
(y
+ 1i )) 4
4_yt
/ = + 1)3 + ^ + ^2^ + ^ + i ) y 2 + y i
= (( yy+ l ) 3 + ( y + l ) 2y + 0 + l ) j 2 + y . [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
[6 marks]
(b) The coach of an athletic club trains six athletes, u, v, w, x, y and z, in his training camp.
He makes an assignment,/, of athletes u, v, x, y and z to physical activities 1, 2, 3 and 4
according to the diagram below in which A = {u, v, w, x, y, zj and B = {1, 2, 3, 4}.
A / B
u
V
1
w
2
X
y.
3
2 4
{ x
4
if x>3.
SECTION B (Module 2)
(i) State the radius and the coordinates o f the centre o f C. [2 marks]
(ii) Find the equation of the tangent at the point (6, 8) on C. [4 marks]
(iii) Calculate the coordinates o f the points o f intersection o f C with the straight line
y = 2x + 3. [7marks]
(b) The points P and Q have position vectors relative to the origin O given respectively by
p =  i + 6j and q = 3i + 8j.
(i) a) Calculate, in degrees, the size o f the acute angle G between p and q.
[5 marks]
Total 25 marks
4. (a) The diagram below, which is n o t d ra w n to scale, shows a quadrilateral ABCD in which
AB = 4 cm, BC = 9 cm, AD = x cm and z. BAD = z BCD = 0 and ^ CZM is a nghtangle.
4 cm A
e
B
9 cm x cm
e
C D
(ii) By expressing x in the form r cos (9  a), where r is positive and 0 < a < ~ n,
(b) Given that A and B are acute angles such that sin A = and cos B  , find, w ithout
using tables or calculators, the EXACT values of 5 1^
(ii) cos
cos ((A  B) [3 marks]
X + 71
tan sec x + tan x. [7 marks]
2 4
Total 25 m arks
SECTION C (Module 3)
lim x3 8
__________ [5 marks]
5. (a) Find
x >2 x2  6x + 8
ftx) = f 3 x i f x > l
_1 + x if x < 1.
(i) Sketch the graph offlx) for the domain 1 < x < 2. [2 marks]
(ii) Find
a) hm Ax) [2 marks]
x 1+
(d) The function /f,x) is such that / (x) = 3x2 + 6x + k where k is a constant.
Total 25 marks
 7
d2y
 + 4y = 0. [6 marks]
d.x2
a a
(b) Given that J o (x + 1) dx = 3 J (x 1) dx, a> 0, fmd the value of the constant a.
o [6 marks]
(c) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) represents a piece of thin cardboard 16 em by
10 em. Shaded squares, each of side x em, are removed from each comer. The remainder
is folded to form a tray.
10 em
16 em
(ii) Hence, fmd a possible value of x such that Vis a maximum. [8 marks]
Total25 marks
END OF TEST
02 134020/CAPE 2009
TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2009235 MAY/JUNE 2009
1 ~ hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
I NSTRUCTIONS T O CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact M UST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134032/CAPE 2009
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SECTION A (Module 1)
[ x  1  >  2x + 1  . [6 marks]
(b) A packaging company makes crates for special purposes. The company finds that the
unit costy(x), in thousands of dollars, of producing crates with a square base of x metres
is
f{x) = (x2  Ax)2 + 2x2  8x.
Using the substitution;1= x2  4x, find the sizes of the crates for which the unit cost is
three thousand dollars. [7 marks]
(c) (i) By taking logarithms, show that for any positive integers p and x,
pte%x  x. [4 marks]
(ii) Hence, without using calculators or tables, find the EXACT value of
(logj 6 + log, 1 5  2 logj3)
2 . [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) (i) Show that the equation of the tangent to the circle
(p + 4) (x  p) + q {y  q) = 0. [3 marks]
(ii) Show that the equation of the tangent can also be written as
px + qy + 4 (jc + p ) + 14 = 0. [2 marks]
(iii) If the tangent at (p, q) on the circle passes through thepoint (3, 3), find the
values o fp and q. [7 marks]
(b) A point moves so that at time t its distances from the coordinate axes are given by
(ii) Find the Cartesian equation o f the curve traced by the point. [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
(b) The point P (1, 5) is a point o f inflexion on the curve y = X s + bx2 + c, where b and c are
constants.
Find
(c) Scientists on an experimental station released a spherical balloon into the atmosphere.
The volume of air in the balloon is increased or decreased as required.
(i) The radius, r, of the balloon is increasing at the constant rate o f 0.02 cm/s. Find
the rate at which the volume, V cm3, is increasing when r = 3 cm. Express your
answer in terms o f n. [2 marks]
(ii) The volume, V cm3, o f the balloon decreases by 6% when the radius decreases by
p%. Find p. [5 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02134032/CAPE 2009
TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2009237 MAY/JUNE 2009
UNIT 2 PAPER 02
c 2 Yz hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS T O CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02234020/CAPE 2009
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) . d  dy 1"f
Fm
dx
(b) (i) Given that y = cos' x, where 0 :::; cos' x :::; n , prove that ddx
y =  ;=1~~
~ l x2
dy f1+t
a) Show that  = [4 marks]
dx 2
Total 25 marks
J ~ l x
1
(b) Using FIVE vertical strips, apply the trapezium rule to show that 2
dx ;::: 0. 759.
0
[6 marks]
(c) (i) Use integration by parts to show that, if I = f~2 dx, then
I = x ~ 1 x2
 I + J;:::=1= :::: dx . [9 marks]
~ l  x2
X V 1 x 2 + sin~' x
(li) Deduce that I =  + cc, where c is an arbitrary constant o f
2
integration.
(iv) Use the results in Parts (b) and (c) (iii) above to find an approximation to n.
[2 m arks]
Total 25 m arks
SECTIO N B (M odule 2)
A nswer B O T H questions.
tn +
K +>
tn+i
+ = *tn
Ii = n + 5, f\] = 11
55 (i
5> . for all n se N.
11
(i) Determine
termine tv titi and
and tA
t ., [3 m arks]
(ii) Express
press tn
t in
in terms of nn.n.
terms of [5 m arks]
(b) Find the range o f values o f jt for which the common ratio r o f a convergent geometric
2 jc 3
series is [8 m arks]
x+4 '
n .
s = xZ _____  ______
S [4 m arks]
" ,i (r+l)(r+2) '
(iii) Deduce the sum to infinity o f the series in (c) (ii) above. [2 m arks]
Total 25 m arks
(1 + 2x) 5 (1 + px) 4
(b) (i) Write down the first FOUR nonzero terms of the power series expansion of
ln (1 + 2x), stating the range of values of x for which the series is valid.
[2 marks]
(ii) Use Maclaurin's theorem to obtain the first THREE nonzero terms in the power
series expansion in x of sin 2x. [7 marks]
(iii) Hence, or otherwise, obtain the first THREE nonzero terms in the power series
expansion in x of
Total25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) A committee of 4 persons is to be chosen from 8 persons, including Mr Smith and his
wife. Mr Smith will not join the committee without his wife, but his wife will join the
committee without him.
Calculate the number of ways in which the committee of 4 persons can be formed.
[5 marks]
(b) Two balls are drawn without replacement from a bag containing 12 balls numbered 1 to
12.
(ii) the number on one ball is odd and the number on the other ball is even.
[4 marks]
(c) (i) Find complex numbers u = x + iy such that x and y are real numbers and
u2 = 1 5 + 8i. 7 marks]
z2  (3 + 2i) z + (5 + i) = 0. [5 marks]
Total 25 m arks
x  3 1 1
1 x ~ 5 1 = 0.
1 1 * 3 [10 m arks]
a) find AB ]4 marks]
x y + z 1
x 2y + 4z = 5
x + 3y + 9z = 25.
Total 25 m arks
END O F TEST
02234020/CAPE 2009
TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2009238 MAY/JUNE 2009
1% hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3 .
INSTRVCTIONS TO CANPIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02234032/CPlPE 2009
 2 
SECTION A (Module 1)
(b) A curve is being cut by an automatic machine. The x and y coordinates of the cu rv e are
connected by the differential equation
Find the equation of the curve, given that the curve passes th ro u g h the origin an d that
y = e~ e4* when x~%. [13 m arks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
r3 = n'2i{n
n n + l )2
f
r= 1 4
^
(b) An AP. with ten terms has first term 60 and last term 120. F in d the sum o f A L L the
terms. [4 marks]
GO O N T O THE N E X T PAGE
02234032/CAPE 2009
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(c) John's starting annual salary at a company is $25 000. His contract at the company states
that his annual salary in subsequent years will be increased by 2% over the salary of the
previous year.
(i) John's salary for the tenth year with the company [4 marks]
(ii) the TOTAL amount of money which the company would have paid to John at the
end of his first ten years with the company. [5 marks]
Total 20 Dtarks
SECTION C (Module 3)
3. (a) There are 6 staff members and 7 students on the sports council of a college. A committee
of 10 persons is to be selected to organize a tournament. Calculate the number of ways in
which the committee can be selected if the number of students must be greater than or
equal to the number of staff members. [6 marks]
Calculate
(iii) the probability that exactly ONE of A and B will occur. [4 IDarks]
(c) (i) Show that the locus of the complex number z such that
lz+i11=5
is a circle. [4 marks]
(ii) Find the centre and radius of the circle in (c) (i) above. [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234032/CAPE 2009
TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2010227 MAY/JUNE 2010
UNIT 1 PAPER 02
2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134020/CAPE 2010
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
2x 3
5 > 0. [5 marks]
x+1
4x 3 (2x + 1) + 8 = 0. [7 marks]
Total 25 marks
n
1
2. (a) (i) Use the fact that Sn = r = n (n + 1) to express
r=1 2
2n
S2n = r in terms of n. [2 marks]
r=1
(b) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the graph of y = x2 (3 x). The coordinates
of points P and Q are (2, 4) and (3, 0) respectively.
P
Q
0 1 2 3 x
(i) Write down the solution set of the inequality x2 (3 x) < 0. [4 marks]
(ii) Given that the equation x2 (3 x) = k has three real solutions for x, write down the
set of possible values for k. [3 marks]
a) f has an inverse
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
p = 6i + 4j
q = 8i 9j.
Total 25 marks
4. (a) (i) Solve the equation cos 3A = 0.5 for 0 < A < n. [4 marks]
(iii) The THREE roots o f the equation 4p3 3p  0.5 = 0 all lie between 1 and 1. Use
the results in (a) (i) and (ii) to find these roots. [4 marks]
(b) The following diagram, not drawn to scale, represents a painting o f height, h metres, that
is fastened to a vertical wall at a height o f d metres above, and x metres away from, the
level o f an observer, O.
Painting
hm
/\
dm
a
O v
x m
The viewing angle o f the painting is ( a  P), where a and p are respectively the angles of
inclination, in radians, from the level o f the observer to the top and base o f the painting.
hx
(i) Show that tan ( a  P) = d~ . [6 marks]
x I d (d I h)
(ii) The viewing angle o f the painting, ( a  P), is at a maximum when x = V h (d + h).
Calculate the maximum viewing angle, in radians, when d = 3h.
[5 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) Find
lim x2 9
(i) [4 marks]
x3 x3 27
lim tan x 5x
(ii) . [5 marks]
x0 sin 2x 4x
3x 7, if x > 4
f(x) =
1 + 2x, if x < 4.
(i) Find
lim
a) f(x) [2 marks]
x 4+
lim
b) f(x). [2 marks]
x 4
1 2
1
(c) (i) Evaluate 1
x
x
dx. [6 marks]
x x 2
+ 4 dx. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
x2 + 1
(ii) y = [4 marks]
x3  1
(b) ,
4
(c) In the diagram below (not drawn to scale), the line x + y = 2 intersects the curve y = x2
at the points P and Q.
2
/y = X
y/
XT
o X
x +y = 2
(ii) Calculate the area o f the shaded portion o f the diagram bounded by the curve and
the straight line. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
02134020/CAPE 2010
TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2010228 MAY/JUNE 2010
1 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134032/CAPE 2010
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) The roots of the cubic equation x3 + px2 + qx + 48 = 0 are , 2 and 3. Find
f: x 3x 2.
9n 1 is divisible by 8
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. A surveyor models the boundaries and extent of a triangular plot of land on a Cartesian plane as
shown in the diagram below (not drawn to scale). The line 2x + 3y = 6 meets the yaxis at A and
the xaxis at B.
y
2x
+
3y
=
6
A
B
0 x
(a) Find
(b) Show that the point D has coordinates (2, 8). [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
(b) Part of the curve y = x (x 1) (x 2) is shown in the figure below (not drawn to scale).
0
p q x
(ii) Hence find the area of the region enclosed by the curve and the xaxis from
x = 0 to x = q. [5 marks]
(c) A piece of wire, 60 cm long, is bent to form the shape shown in the figure below, (not
drawn to scale). The shape consists of a semicircular arc of radius r cm and three sides
of a rectangle of height x cm.
m
rc
x cm
.
A = 60r 2r2 1 + [3 marks]
4
(iii) Find the exact value of r for the stationary point of A. [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02134032/CAPE 2010
TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2010230 MAY/JUNE 2010
UNIT 2 PAPER 02
2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02234020/CAPE 2010
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) The temperature of water, x C, in an insulated tank at time, t hours, may be modelled by
the equation x = 65 + 8e0.02t. Determine the
(ii) temperature at which the water in the tank will eventually stabilize
[2 marks]
(iii) time when the temperature of the water in the tank is 70 C. [4 marks]
1 1 , show that
Given that y = etan
1(2x)
(b) (i) , where < tan1 (2x) <
2 2
dy
(1 + 4x2) = 2y. [4 marks]
dx
d 2y
(ii) Hence, show that (1 + 4x2)2 2 = 4y (1 4x). [4 marks]
dx
4
(c) Determine
e +1
dx
x
(ii) by first multiplying both the numerator and denominator of the integrand 4
ex + 1
by ex before integrating. [3 marks]
Total 25 marks
d
2. (a) (i) Given that n is a positive integer, find [x (ln x)n]. [4 marks]
dx
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, derive the reduction formula In = x (ln x)n nIn 1, where
In = (ln x) n
dx. [4 marks]
(iii)
Use the reduction formula in (a) (ii) above to determine (ln x)3 dx. [6 marks]
(b) The amount of salt, y kg, that dissolves in a tank of water at time t minutes satisfies the
dy 2y
differential equation + = 3.
dt t + 10
(i) Using a suitable integrating factor, show that the general solution of this differential
c
equation is y = t + 10 + , where c is an arbitrary constant. [7 marks]
(t + 10)2
(ii) Given that the tank initially contains 5 kg of salt in the liquid, calculate the amount
of salt that dissolves in the tank of water at t = 15. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2 x 3, 5 x 5, 8 x 7, 11 x 9.
(ii) If Sn denotes the series formed by summing the first n terms of the sequence, find
Sn in terms of n. [5 marks]
(b) The 9th term of an A.P. is three times the 3rd term and the sum of the first 10 terms is 110.
Find the first term a and the common difference d. [6 marks]
(c) (i) Use the binominal theorem to expand (1 + 2x) as far as the term in x3, stating the
values of x for which the expansion is valid. [5 marks]
x 1
(ii) Prove that = (1 + x 1 + 2x) for x > 0. [4 marks]
1 + x + 1 + 2x x
(iii) Hence, or otherwise, show that, if x is small so that the term in x3 and higher powers
of x can be neglected, the expansion in (c) (ii) above is approximately equal to
1
x (1 x). [3 marks]
2
Total 25 marks
4. (a) (i) By expressing nCr and nCr 1 in terms of factorials, prove that nCr + nCr 1 = n + 1Cr.
[6 marks]
1
(ii) a) Given that r is a positive integer and f(r) = , show that
r!
n
r
Sn = . [5 marks]
r=1 (r + 1)!
(b) (i) Show that the function f(x) = x3 6x + 4 has a root x in the closed interval [0, 1].
[5 marks]
(ii) By taking 0.6 as a first approximation of x1 in the interval [0, 1], use the Newton
Raphson method to obtain a second approximation x2 in the interval [0, 1].
[4 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) Calculate
(i) the number of different permutations of the 8 letters of the word SYLLABUS
[3 marks]
(ii) the number of different selections of 5 letters which can be made from the letters
of the word SYLLABUS. [5 marks]
(b) The events A and B are such that P(A) = 0.4, P(B) = 0.45 and P(A B) = 0.68.
(ii) Stating a reason in each case, determine whether or not the events A and B are
b) independent. [3 marks]
i1
(c) (i) Express the complex number (2 + 3i) + in the form a + ib, where a and b are
i+1
both real numbers. [4 marks]
(ii) Given that 1 i is the root of the equation z3 + z2 4z + 6 = 0, find the remaining
roots. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
x+y+z=0
2x + y z = 1
x + 2y + 4z = k
(iii) Deduce the value of k for which the system is consistent. [2 marks]
(iv) Find ALL solutions corresponding to the value of k obtained in (iii) above.
[4 marks]
(b) 0 1 1
Given A = 1 0 1 .
1 1 1
(i) Find
a) A2 [4 marks]
b) B = 3I + A A2 [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
02234020/CAPE 2010
TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2010231 MAY/JUNE 2010
1 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02234032/CAPE 2010
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
1 x2 .
[7 marks]
x (x2 + 1)
(b) The rate of change of a population of bugs is modelled by the differential equation
dy
ky = 0, where y is the size of the population at time, t, given in days, and k is the
dt
constant. Initially, the population is y0 and it doubles in size in 3 days.
a) y = y0 ekt [7 marks]
1
b) k = ln 2. [3 marks]
3
(ii) Find the proportional increase in population at the end of the second day.
[3 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) The sum to infinity of a convergent geometric series is equal to six times the first term.
Find the common ratio of the series. [5 marks]
(b) Find the sum to infinity of the series ar whose r th term ar is
r=1
2r + 1
. [8 marks]
r!
1
(c) A truck bought for $15 000 depreciates at the rate of 12 % each year. Calculate the
2
value of the truck
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
3. (a) Find the number of integers between 300 and 1 000 which can be formed by using the
digits 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9
(b) Find the probability that a number in (a) (ii) above ends with the digit 9. [3 marks]
(c) A farmer made three separate visits to the chicken farm to purchase chickens. On each
visit he paid $ x for each grade A chicken, $ y for each grade B chicken and $ z for each
grade C. His calculations are summarised in the table below.
1 20 40 60 1 120
2 40 60 80 1 720
3 60 80 120 2 480
(i) Use the information above to form a system of linear equations in x, y and z.
[3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02234032/CAPE 2010
TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2011231 MAY/JUNE 2011
UNIT 1 PAPER 02
2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134020/CAPE 2011
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
14 38 18
(ii) 27 x 9 x 81 . [3 marks]
(b) The diagram below, not drawn to scale, represents a segment of the graph of the function
f(x) = x3 + mx2 + nx + p
f(x)
(0,4)
x
Q 0 1 2
Find
x2  x  12 < 0. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
a) a + b [1 mark ]
b) a2 + b2. [4 marks]
f(2x + 3) = 2f(x) + 3, x R.
(c) Prove that the product of any two consecutive integers k and k + 1 is an even integer.
[2 marks]
(d) Prove, by mathematical induction, that n (n2 + 5) is divisible by 6 for all positive
integers n. [6 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
3. (a) (i) Let a = a1i + a2j and b = b1i + b2j with  a  = 13 and  b  = 10. Find the value of
(a + b) . (a b). [5 marks]
(b) The line L has equation x y + 1 = 0 and the circle C has equation x2 + y2 2y 15 = 0.
(iii) Find the constants a, b and c such that x = b + a cos and y = c + a sin are
parametric equations (in parameter ) of C. [3 marks]
(iv) Another circle C2, with the same radius as C, touches L at the centre of C. Find
the possible equations of C2.
[7 marks]
Total 25 marks
4. (a) By using x = cos2, or otherwise, find all values of the angle such that
(b) The diagram below, not drawn to scale, shows a rectangle PQRS with sides 6 cm and
8 cm inscribed in another rectangle ABCD.
A Q B
6 cm
P
8 cm
D S C
(i) The angle that SR makes with DC is . Find, in terms of , the length of the side
BC. [2 marks]
(iii) Is 15 a possible value for  BC ? Give a reason for your answer. [2 marks]
1 cos 2
(c) (i) Show that = tan . [3 marks]
sin 2
1 cos 4
a) = tan 2 . [3 marks]
sin 4
1 cos 6
b) = tan 3 . [2 marks]
sin 6
(iii) Using the results in (c) (i) and (ii) above, evaluate
n
S (tan r sin 2r + cos 2r )
r=1
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
lim x2 + 5x + 6
5. (a) Find . [4 marks]
x 2 x2 x 6
x2 + 1 if x > 2
f(x) =
bx + 1 if x < 2.
Determine
lim
(ii) f(x) [2 marks]
x 2+
(c) The curve y = px3 + qx2 + 3x + 2 passes through the point T (1, 2) and its gradient at T
is 7. The line x = 1 cuts the xaxis at M, and the normal to the curve at T cuts the xaxis
at N.
Find
Total 25 marks
6 . (a) The diagram below, not drawn to scale, is a sketch o f the section o f the function
f x ) = x (x2  12) which passes through the origin O. A and B are stationary points on the
curve.
y
f(x) = x(x?  1 1 )
 X
o
Find
(ii) the equation o f the normal to the curve f x ) = x (x2  12) at the origin, O
[2 marks]
(iii) the area between the curve and the positive xaxis. [6 marks]
a I* a
rn fn
to show that I x sin x dx = I (n  x) sin x dx. [2 marks]
0 0
n
0 0 0
b) x sin x dx = n. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
02134020/CAPE 2011
TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2011232 MAY/JUNE 2011
1 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02134032/CAPE 2011
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
2x + 22x = 5. [5 marks]
f: x 3x + 5 and g: x x 7.
(ii) Solve, for x, the equation f (g (2x + 1)) = f (3x 2). [4 marks]
(c) A car manufacturer finds that when x million dollars are spent on research, the profit, P(x),
in millions of dollars, is given by
(i) What is the expected profit if 12 million dollars are spent on research?
[3 marks]
(ii) How much money should be spent on research to make a profit of 30 million
dollars? [5 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
(ii) Find the point Q, other than P, at which the line L1 intersects C. [4 marks]
(ii) Given the vectors u = 2 sin i + cos 2j and = cos2 i + sin j, 0 < < p, find
the values of for which u and are perpendicular. [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
lim x3 4x
3. (a) Find . [4 marks]
x2 x2
x
. [4 marks]
3x + 4
16
(3x + 4)
dx.
2
[3 marks]
(c) A packaging company wishes to make a closed cylindrical container of thin material to
hold a volume, V, of 10 cm3. The outside surface of the container is S cm2, the radius is
r cm and the height is h cm.
20
(i) Show that S = 2p r2 + . [3 marks]
r
(ii) Hence, find the exact value of r for which S has a MINIMUM value.
[V = p r2 h, S = 2p r2 + 2p rh] [6 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
02134032/CAPE 2011
TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2011234 MAY/JUNE 2011
UNIT 2 PAPER 02
2 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
02234020/CAPE 2011
2
SECTION A (Module 1)
dy
1. (a) Find if
dx
(i) x2 + y2 2x + 2y 14 = 0 [3 marks]
1
(b) Let y = x sin , x 0.
x
Show that
dy 1
(i) x = y cos () [3 marks]
dx x
d 2y
(ii) x4 2 + y = 0. [3 marks]
dx
(c) 1 .
A curve is given by the parametric equations x = t , y t =
t
(i) Find the gradient of the tangent to the curve at the point where t = 4.
[7 marks]
(ii) Find the equation of the tangent to the curve at the point where t = 4.
[3 marks]
Total 25 marks
1
2. (a) Let Fn(x) = tn et dt .
n! 0
1
(ii) Show that Fn (x) = Fn 1 (x) xn ex. [7 marks]
n!
x2 x3 xM ) + (ex 1).
ex FM (x) = ( x + + + ... + [4 marks]
2! 3! M!
2x2 + 3
(b) (i) Express in partial fractions. [5 marks]
(x2 + 1)2
2x2 + 3
(ii) Hence, find dx. [6 marks]
(x2 + 1)2
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
1 1
3. (a) The sequence of positive terms, {xn}, is defined by xn + 1 = x2n + , x1 < , n > 1.
4 2
2 3x A B
+ . [3 marks]
(1 x) (1 2x) 1 x 1 2x
(ii) Obtain the first FOUR nonzero terms of the expansion of each of (1 x)1 and
(1 2x)1 as power series of x in ascending order. [4 marks]
(iii) Find
2 3x
(1 x) (1 2x)
is valid [2 marks]
Sn = n (3n 4).
Total 25 marks
4. (a) A Geometric Progression (G.P.) with first term a and common ratio r, 0 < r < 1, is such
1 13
(i) Show that r + 1 + = . [4 marks]
r 3
(b) Expand
2
, x<1
ex + ex
1
(c) Let f(r) = , r N.
r (r + 1)
(iii) Deduce the sum to infinity of the series in (c) (ii) above. [2 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
n
5. (a) is defined as the number of ways of selecting r distinct objects from a given set of
r
n distinct objects. From the definition, show that
n n
(i) = [2 marks]
r nr
n+1 n n
(ii) = + r1 [4 marks]
r r
8 8 8 8
+ x +
6 5 3 2
(b) (i) Find the number of 5digit numbers greater than 30 000 which can be formed with
the digits, 1, 3, 5, 6 and 8, if no digit is repeated. [3 marks]
(ii) What is the probability of one of the numbers chosen in (b) (i) being even?
[5 marks]
(c) (i) a) Show that (1 i) is one of the square roots of 2i. [2 marks]
Total 25 marks
6. (a) 1 1 1
The matrix A = 2 3 2 .
1 3 2
(ii) Matrix A is changed to form new matrices B, C and D. Write down the determinant
of EACH of the new matrices, giving a reason for your answer in EACH case.
(b) 12 1 5
Given the matrix M = 2 1 0 ,
9 2 5
Find
(i) AM [3 marks]
x + y + z = 5
2x 3y + 2z = 10
x 3y 2z = 11
(iv) a) Show that (x, y, z) = (1, 1, 1) is a solution of the following system of equations:
x + y + z = 3
2x + 2y + 2z = 6
3x + 3y + 3z = 9 [1 mark ]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2011235 MAY/JUNE 2011
1 hours
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
x = 4 3 cos t, y = 5 + 2 sin t,
Let be the angle which the tangent to the curve makes with the positive xaxis.
2
(i) Find the rate at which is increasing or decreasing when t = seconds.
3
[7 marks]
d2y dy
2 3 4y = 8x2. [10 marks]
dx dx
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) (i) Show that the equation x2 + 8x 8 = 0 has a root, , in the interval [0, 1].
[3 marks]
(ii) By taking x 0 = 0 as the first approximation for and using the formula
2
8xn
xn + 1 = three times, find a better approximation for . [3 marks]
8
(b) (i) Write down the first FOUR nonzero terms of the expansions of ln (1 x) and ex
in ascending powers of x, stating for EACH expansion the range of values of x for
which it is valid. [3 marks]
x2 x3
(ii) If 1 < x < 1 and y = x + + + ..., prove that
2 3
x = 1 ey. [2 marks]
(c) In a model for the growth of a population, pn is the number of individuals in the population
at the end of n years. Initially, the population consists of 1000 individuals. In EACH
calendar year (January to December), the population increases by 20% and on 31 December,
100 individuals leave the population.
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
3. (a) 5 6 6
Let A = 1 4 2
3 6 4
1
(ii) Deduce that A1 = (3I A). [4 marks]
2
5x 6y 6z = 10
x + 4y + 2z = 4
3x 6y 4z = 8. [3 marks]
2+i 1
(b) If z = , find the real and imaginary parts of z + . [4 marks]
1i z
1
(c) If z + is written in the form r (cos + i sin ) where r is the real and positive, find r
z
and tan . [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2012231 MAY/JUNE 2012
UNIT 1 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) The expression f (x) = 2x3 px2 + qx 10 is divisible by x 1 and has a remainder 6 when
divided by x + 1.
Find
 3x 7  < 5. [5 marks]
(ii) Show that no real solution, x, exists for the inequality  3x 7  + 5 < 0.
[2 marks]
Total 25 marks
f: x x2 3.
(iii) 2 and
obtain a quadratic equation whose roots are 2 . [5 marks]
2
2
1 3 5 7 9
(i) log10 ( ) + log10 ( ) + log10 ( ) + log10 ( ) + log10 ( )
3 5 7 9 10
[3 marks]
r
99
(ii) log10 ( ). [4 marks]
r=1 r+1
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
3. (a) (i) Given that cos (A + B) = cos A cos B sin A sin B and cos 2 = 2 cos2 1, prove
that
1
cos 3 2 cos [cos2 sin2 ]. [7 marks]
2
1
[sin 6 sin 2] (2 cos2 2 1) sin 2. [5 marks]
2
(iii) Hence, or otherwise, solve sin 6 sin 2 = 0 for 0 < < . [5 marks]
2
(b) Find ALL possible values of cos such that 2 cot2 + cos = 0. [8 marks]
Total 25 marks
4. (a) (i) Determine the Cartesian equation of the curve, C, defined by the parametric
equations y = 3 sec and x = 3 tan . [5 marks]
(ii) Find the points of intersection of the curve y = 10x with C. [9 marks]
(b) Let p and q be two position vectors with endpoints (3, 4) and (1, 6) respectively.
(iv) Let the angle between p and q be . Use the result of (iii) above to calculate in
degrees. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
x3 + 8
5. (a) (i) Find the values of x for which is discontinuous. [2 marks]
x2 4
lim x3 + 8 .
[3 marks]
x 2 x2 4
lim sin x
(iii) By using the fact that = 1, or otherwise, find,
x0 x
lim 2x3 + 4x
x0 . [5 marks]
sin 2x
x2 + 1, x > 1,
f (x) =
4 + px, x < 1.
(i) Find
lim
a) f (x) [2 marks]
x 1+
lim
b) the value of the constant p such that f (x) exists. [4 marks]
x1
(ii) Hence, determine the value of f (1) for f to be continuous at the point x = 1.
[1 mark ]
Total 25 marks
dy
6. (a) (i) Given that y = 4x2 7, show that y = 4x. [3 marks]
dx
d2y dy 2
y 2 + = 4. [3 marks]
dx dx
(b) The curve, C, passes through the point (1, 0) and its gradient at the point (x, y) is given
by
dy
= 3x2 6x.
dx
(iv) Find the coordinates of the points P and Q at which the curve C meets the xaxis.
[5 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2012232 MAY/JUNE 2012
1 hour 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
Find
1
(i) Prove that lognm = . [3 marks]
logmn
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2. (a) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the graph o f the circle,C, whose equation
is x2 + y2  6x + 2y  15 = 0.
.P(7,2)
>x
o
Q'
(i) Determine the radius and the coordinates o f the centre o f C. [3 marks]
(ii) Find the equation o f the tangent to the circle at the point P (7, 2). [5 marks]
(iii) Find the coordinates o f the point Q (Q / P) at which the diameter through P cuts
the circle. [2 marks]
(b) (i) Express f(9) = 3 V3~ cos 0  3 sin 0 in the form R cos (0 + a) where R > 0 and 00
is acute.
[4 marks]
(c) The vector PQ = i  3j is parallel to the vector OR with OR = V 5. Find scalars a and b
such that OR = a i + bj. [4 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
lim x2
. [3 marks]
x4 x4
lim x2
. [5 marks]
x4 x2 5x + 4
(b) Find the gradient of the curve y = 2x3 at the point P on the curve at which y = 16.
[3 marks]
(c) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) represents an empty vessel in the shape of a
right circular cone of semivertical angle 45. Water is poured into the vessel at the rate
of 10 cm3 per second. At time, t, seconds after the start of the pouring of water, the height
of the water in the vessel is x cm and its volume is V cm3.
(iii) Find, correct to 2 decimal places, the rate at which the water level is rising after
5 seconds. [6 marks]
Total 20 marks
1
[The volume of a right circular cone of height h and radius of base r is V = p r2 h.]
3
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2012234 MAY/JUNE 2012
UNIT 2 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
dy d2y
a) find and [5 marks]
dx dx2
dy
b) find the xcoordinates of the points at which = 0 [2 marks]
dx
d2y
c) find the xcoordinates of the points at which =0 [2 marks]
dx2
(ii) Hence , determine if the coordinates identified in (i) b) and c) above are at the
maxima, minima or points of inflection of y = x2 ex. [7 marks]
Find
(i) the gradient of a tangent to the curve at the point with parameter t [6 marks]
1
(ii) the equation of the tangent at the point where t = . [3 marks]
2
Total 25 marks
x2 3x
x x2 + x 1
3
dx. [5 marks]
(b) (i) Given that sin A cos B cos A sin B = sin (A B) show that
(ii) If Im = cos m
x sin 3x dx and
Jm = cos m
x sin 2x dx,
4 4
4 0
cos x sin 3x dx = 0
3
sin 2x dx + .
2
[2 marks]
4
(iv) Evaluate 0
sin 2x dx. [2 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
3. (a) For a particular G.P., u6 = 486 and u11 = 118 098, where un is the nth term.
(i) Calculate the first term, a, and the common ratio, r. [5 marks]
(i) Express, in terms of r, the rth term, ur, of the sequence. [2 marks]
n
1 n (n + 1) (2n + 7),
ur =
An N. [7 marks]
r=1 6
(c) (i) Use Maclaurins Theorem to find the first three nonzero terms in the power series
expansion of cos 2x. [5 marks]
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, obtain the first two nonzero terms in the power series
expansion of sin2 x. [2 marks]
Total 25 marks
n
4. (a) (i) Express in terms of factorials. [1 mark ]
r
n n
(ii) Hence, show that = nr . [3 marks]
r
8
3
(iii) Find the coefficient of x in
4
x 2
. [5 marks]
x
2n 2 2 2 2 2 n
n = c 0 + c 1 + c 3 + . . . + c n 1 + c n , where cr = r .
[8 marks]
(i) Use the intermediate value theorem to determine whether the equation f (x) has
any roots in the interval [0.2, 2]. [2 marks]
(ii) Using x1 = 0.6 as a first approximation of a root T of f (x), execute FOUR iterations
of the NewtonRaphson method to obtain a second approximation, x2, of T.
[6 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) How many 4digit even numbers can be formed from the digits 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8
(ii) if there is no restriction on the number of times a digit may appear? [3 marks]
(b) A committee of five is to be formed from among six Jamaicans, two Tobagonians and
three Guyanese.
(i) Find the probability that the committee consists entirely of Jamaicans.
[3 marks]
(ii) Find the number of ways in which the committee can be formed, given the
following restriction: There are as many Tobagonians on the committee as there
are Guyanese. [6 marks]
x 3
B y = 1 .
z 2 [3 marks]
Total 25 marks
1+i 2
where A = and B = . [6 marks]
1i 1i
(1 + 2 + i) 3 .
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, show that the argument of is EXACTLY
1i 8
[5 marks]
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2012235 MAY/JUNE 2012
1 hour 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1
x (x 1) 3
1. (a) Given that y = ,
1 + sin3 x
dy
by taking logarithms of both sides, or otherwise, find in terms of x. [4 marks]
dx
1
(b) (i) Sketch the curve y = 1 + x3 , for values of x between and 1. [3 marks]
2
0
1 + x3 dx. [5 marks]
x 2
cos x dx. [6 marks]
(ii) Hence, find the area under the curve y = x2 cos x, between x = 0 and x = .
2
[2 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
5
1
2. (a) (i) Write down the binomial expansion of 1 + x . [4 marks]
4
(i) Sketch the graphs for f (x) and g(x) on the same coordinate axes for the domain
1 < x < 2. [4 marks]
(ii) Using x1 = 0.3 as an initial approximation to the root x of f (x) g(x) = 0, execute
TWO iterations of the NewtonRaphson method to obtain a better approximation,
x3, of x correct to four decimal places. [6 marks]
(iii) Assuming that x3 is the true root of f (x) g(x) = 0, calculate the relative error of
x 1. [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
3. (a) A computer programmer is trying to break into a companys code. His program generates
a list of all permutations of any set of letters that it is given, without regard for duplicates.
For example, given the letters TTA, it will generate a list of six 3letter permutations
(words).
If the program generates a list of all 8letter permutations of TELESTEL, without regard
for duplicates,
(i) how many times will any given word be repeated in the list? [5 marks]
(ii) in how many words will the first four letters be all different? [5 marks]
1 1 1
A = 1 2 3 .
1 3 6 [5 marks]
3
A 1 = Y.
2 [2 marks]
6
BY = 2 .
4 [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2013233 MAY/JUNE 2013
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 1 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) Let p and q be two propositions. Construct a truth table for the statements
(i) pq [1 mark]
y x = y2 + x2 + 2y + x 5xy.
(c) Use mathematical induction to prove that 5n + 3 is divisible by 2 for all values of n N.
[8 marks]
Total 25 marks
(i) Find
(ii)  x + 2  = 3x + 5 [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
2 tan
3. (a) (i) Show that sin 2 = . [4 marks]
1 + tan2
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, solve sin 2 tan = 0 for 0 < < 2. [8 marks]
Total 25 marks
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(i) Show that the centre and the radius of the circle, C, are (3, 2) and 3, respectively.
[3 marks]
(ii) a) Find the equation of the normal to the circle C at the point (6, 2).
[3 marks]
b) Show that the tangent to the circle at the point (6, 2) is parallel to the
yaxis. [3 marks]
(b) Show that the Cartesian equation of the curve that has the parametric equations
x = t2 + t, y = 2t 4
(c) The points A (3, 1, 2), B (1, 2, 4) and C (1, 1, 2) are three vertices of a parallelogram
ABCD.
(i) Express the vectors AB and BC in the form xi + yj + zk. [3 marks]
(ii) Show that the vector r = 16j 8k is perpendicular to the plane through A, B
and C. [5 marks]
(iii) Hence, find the Cartesian equation of the plane through A, B and C. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
X+ 2 X< 2
5. (a) A functionf(x) is defined as f(x) = j x2 x > 2
[ x2, x>2 '
(ii) Determine whether f(x) is continuous at x = 2. Give a reason for your answer.
[2 marks]
T . x2 + 2x + 3 , dy 4x3  10x2  14x + 4
(b)Let y = 5 =3. Show that = 

 [5 marks]
v7 * (x2 + 2)3 dx
dx (x + 2)(x2 + 2)4
dy
Find jxr in terms of 0. [5 marks]
(d) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the curve y = x2 + 3 and the line y = 4x.
o X
(i) Determine the coordinates of the points P and Q at which the curve and the line
intersect. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
(b) A sports association is planning to construct a running track in the shape o f a rectangle
surmounted by a semicircle, as shown in the diagram below. The letter x represents the
length o f the rectangular section and r represents the radius o f the semicircle.
 X 
600  2x
(i) Show that r = [2 marks]
2 +n
(ii) Hence, determine the length, x, that maximises the area enclosed by the track.
[6 marks]
y = x sin x,
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
02134020/CAPE 2013
TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2013234 MAY/JUNE 2013
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
(c) The amount of impurity, A, present in a chemical depends on the time it takes to purify. It
is known that A = 3e4t 7e2t 6 at any time t minutes. Find the time at which the chemical
is free of impurity (that is when A = 0). [6 marks]
(d) On the same axes, sketch the graphs of f(x) = 2x + 3 and g(x) = 2x + 3.
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
4 3
2. (a) TO
A is an acute angle and B is an obtuse angle, where sin (A) =and cos (B) =  = y .
Without finding the values of angles A and B, calculate cos (3A). [5 marks]
(b) Solve the equation 4 cos 20  14 sin 0 = 7 for values of 0 between 0 and 2n radians.
[8 marks]
(c) An engineer is asked to build a table in the shape of two circles C and C2 which intersect
each other, as shown in the diagram below (not drawn to scale).
Cl
Q R
Cl
A leg of the table is attached at EACH of the points Q and R where the circles intersect.
Determine the coordinates of the positions of the legs of the table. [7 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
f(x)
3
2
,1
0 1 2\ 3 x
li"
a) xx ^^ o0 f x ) [1 mark]
li"
b)
b) xxx ^ 22 f(x). [2 marks]
1
(b) Differentiate f(x) = from first principles. [5 marks]
2x
(c) Find the xcoordinates of the maximum and minimum points of the curve
x2 y2
(d) A water tank is made by rotating the curve with equation + = 1 about the xaxis
4 25
between x = 0 and x = 2.
Find the volume of water that the tank can hold. [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2013236 MAY/JUNE 2013
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 2 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1. (a) Determine the derivative, with respect to x, of the function ln (x2y) sin y = 3x 2y.
[5 marks]
z f / y z
Given that = , determine in terms of x, y and z. [5 marks]
y f / z y
(d) (i) Write the complex number z = (1 + i)7 in the form rei, where r =  z  and
= arg z. [3 marks]
Total 25 marks
2
(ii) Hence, calculate
0
sin x cos 2x dx. [2 marks]
x2 ; x > 0
(b) Let f(x) = x  x  = .
x2 ; x < 0
Use the trapezium rule with four intervals to calculate the area between f(x) and the xaxis
for the domain 0.75 < x < 2.25. [5 marks]
(ii) 2x2 + 4 dx. Use the substitution x = 2 tan .
Hence, find [7 marks]
(x2 + 4)2
Total 25 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
3
3. (a) The sequence{an} is defined by a1 = 1, an+1 = 4 + 2 an .
Use mathematical induction to prove that 1 < an < 8 for all n in the set of positive
integers. [6 marks]
1
(b) Let k > 0 and let f(k) = .
k2
(i) Show that
a) 2k + 1 .
f(k) f(k + 1) = [3 marks]
k (k + 1)2
2
n
b) 1
1 = 1 1 . [5 marks]
2
k=1 k (k + 1)2 (n + 1)2
(c) (i) Obtain the first four nonzero terms of the Taylor Series expansion of cos x in
ascending powers of (x ). [5 marks]
4
(ii) Hence, calculate an approximation to cos (). [3 marks]
16
Total 25 marks
(b) Show that the coefficient of the x5 term of the product (x + 2)5 (x 2)4 is 96. [7 marks]
(c) (i) Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to prove that x3 = 25 has at least one root in
the interval [2, 3]. [3 marks]
(ii) The table below shows the results of the first four iterations in the estimation of
the root of f(x) = x3 25 = 0 using interval bisection.
The procedure used a = 2 and b = 3 as the starting points and pn is the estimate of
the root for the nth iteration.
n an bn pn f(pn)
1 2 3 2.5 9.375
......
......
Total 25 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
5. (a) Three letters from the word BRIDGE are selected one after the other without replacement.
When a letter is selected, it is classified as either a vowel (V) or a consonant (C).
Use a tree diagram to show the possible outcomes (vowel or consonant) of the THREE
selections. Show all probabilities on the diagram. [7 marks]
(b) (i) The augmented matrix for a system of three linear equations with variables x, y
and z respectively is
1 1 1 1
A= 5 1 1 2
1 5 3 3
By reducing the augmented matrix to echelon form, determine whether or not the
system of linear equations is consistent. [5 marks]
(ii) The augmented matrix for another system is formed by replacing the THIRD row
of A in (i) above with (1 5 5  3).
Determine whether the solution of the new system is unique. Give a reason for
your answer. [5 marks]
(c) A country, X, has three airports (A, B, C). The percentage of travellers that use each of the
airports is 45%, 30% and 25% respectively. Given that a traveller has a weapon in his/
her possession, the probability of being caught is, 0.7, 0.9 and 0.85 for airports A, B, and
C respectively.
(i) What is the probability that a traveller using an airport in Country X is caught with
a weapon? [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
dy
cos x + y sin x = 2x cos2 x. [7 marks]
dx
15 2 2
(ii) Hence, given that y = , when x = , determine the constant of the
32 4
integration. [5 marks]
16 4
Show that A = and B = . [3 marks]
17 17
(iii) Given that y(0) = 0.04 and y'(0) = 0, obtain the general solution of the differential
equation. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
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TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2013237 MAY/JUNE 2013
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
This examination paper consists of THREE sections: Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3.
3. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
4. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A (Module 1)
1 34
P(k(t), l(t)) = 20k 4 l
where k is the capital (in millions of dollars) and l is the labour force (in thousands of
workers).
Let l = 3 and k = 4.
Assume that the capital is DECREASING at a rate of $200 000 per year and that the labour
force is INCREASING at a rate of 60 workers per year.
dP P dk P dl dP
Given that = + , calculate . [6 marks]
dt k dt l dt dt
(b)
Let Fn(x) = cosn x dx.
1 n1
Fn(x) = cosn1 x sin x + Fn 2 (x). [6 marks]
n n
Total 20 marks
SECTION B (Module 2)
4
1
2. (a) (i) Show that the binomial expansion of 1 + x is
2
3 x2 +
1 + 2x + 1 x3 +
1 x4 . [4 marks]
2 2 16
(b) (i) Derive the first three nonzero terms in the Maclaurin expansion of ln (1 + x).
[4 marks]
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, if the series is convergent, show that S2 < 4. [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C (Module 3)
1 1 1 x 6
2 1 3 y = 9
1 2 2 z 3
8 7 3
(ii) Let the matrix C = 4 1 3
2 5 3
(b) To make new words, three letters are selected without replacement from the word TRAVEL
and are written down in the order in which they are selected.
(ii) For a threeletter word to be legal, it must have at least one vowel (that is a, e, i,
o or u). What is the probability that a legal word is formed on a single attempt?
[5 marks]
Total 20 marks
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TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2014240 MAY/JUNE 2014
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 1 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
SECTION A
Module 1
1. (a) Let p, q and r be three propositions. Construct a truth table for the statement
(p q) (r q).
[5 marks]
n
12 + 32 + 52 + ..... + (2n 1)2 = (4n2 1) for n N. [10 marks]
3
Total 25 marks
f(x) = 2x2 + 1
where 1 < x < , x R.
x1
g(x) =
2
a) f 2(x) [3 marks]
b) f [g(x)]. [3 marks]
a+b
(b) Given that a3 + b3 + 3a2b = 5ab2, show that 3 log = log a + 2 log b. [5 marks]
2
1
(i) ex + 2 = 0 [4 marks]
ex
(ii) log2 (x + 1) log2 (3x + 1) = 2 [4 marks]
31 3+1 21 2+1
+ + + = 10. [5 marks]
3+1 31 2+1 21
Total 25 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, find the possible values for y in the trigonometric equation
cot y cot x
= 1, 0 < y < 2,
cot x + cot y
when sin x = .
1 ,0<x< [8 marks]
2 2
(b) (i) Express f() = 3 sin 2 + 4 cos 2 in the form r sin (2 + ) where
r > 0 and 0 < < . [4 marks]
2
4. (a) Let L1 and L2 be two diameters of a circle C. The equations of L1 and L2 are x y + 1 = 0
and x + y 5 = 0, respectively.
(i) Show that the coordinates of the centre of the circle, C, where L1 and L2 intersect
are (2, 3). [3 marks]
(ii)
A and B are endpoints of the diameter L1. Given that the coordinates of A are
(1, 2) and that the diameters of a circle bisect each other, determine the coordinates
of B. [3 marks]
(iii) A point, p, moves in the x y plane such that its distance from C (2, 3) is always
2 units. Determine the locus of p. [3 marks]
1 t
x = and y = .
1+t 1 t2
(c) The points P (3, 2, 1), Q (1, , 5) and R (2, 1, 4) are three vertices of a triangle PQR.
(i) Express EACH of the vectors PQ, QR and RP in the form xi + yj + zk.
[4 marks]
(ii) Hence, find the value of , given that PQR is rightangled with the side PQ as
hypotenuse. [6 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
ax + 2, x < 3 .
f(x) = ax2, x > 3
(ii) x2 + 2
Let g(x) = .
2
bx + x + 4
lim lim
Given that 2g (x) = g(x), find the value of b. [5 marks]
x1 x0
dy
1 . Using first principles, find
(b) (i) Let y = . [8 marks]
x dx
x dy
(ii) If y = , determine an expression for .
1 +x dx
(c) The parametric equations of a curve are given by
dy
Find in terms of .
dx
Simplify the answer as far as possible. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
6. (a) The gradient of a curve which passes through the point (1, 4) is given by
dy
= 3x2 4x + 1.
dx
(i)
Find
(ii) Sketch the curve in (a) (i) a) above, clearly marking ALL stationary points and
intercepts. [4 marks]
(ii) Find the volume generated by rotating the area bounded by the curve in (b) (i)
above, the xaxis, and the lines x = 0 and x = 2 about the xaxis. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
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TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2014241 MAY/JUNE 2014
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A
Module 1
1. (a) The binary operation * is defined on a set {e, a, b, c, d, f} as shown in the table below.
For example, a * b = d.
* e a b c d f
e e a b c d f
a a e d f b c
b b f e d c a
c c d f e a b
d d c a b f e
f f b c a e d
(i) State, giving a reason, if * is commutative. [2 marks]
a) d
[1 mark]
b) c.
[1 mark]
1 1 1
a) + + [5 marks]
2 2 2
b) 1 +
1 +
1 [2 marks]
2 2 2 2 2 2
1 1 1
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, find the equation whose roots are , , .
2 2 2
[2 marks]
1
The diagram below shows the graph of the function g(x) = .
x1
1
_4 _3 _2 _1 1 2 3 4
x
_
1
_
2
_
3
_
4
(i)
On the answer sheet provided, sketch the graphs of g(x) and f(x) = x 1, showing
clearly the intercepts and the asymptotes. [5 marks]
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, obtain the value of x such that f(x) = g(x). [1 mark]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
2. (a) P (1, 3, 2), Q (1, 2, 3) and R (1, 3, 5) are the vertices of a triangle.
(i) Find the displacement vectors PQ and PR. [4 marks]
,
(b) Given that = show without the use of a calculator, that the EXACT value
12 3 4
is 2 3 .
of tan [5 marks]
12
Total 20 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
sin 8x
lim
3. (a) Evaluate . [4 marks]
x 0 2x
y = x3 + x2 + 2.
(i) Determine the coordinates of the points on the curve where the gradient is 1.
[6 marks]
(ii) Determine the equation of the normal which intersects the curve at (1, 2).
[4 marks]
(c) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the design of a petal drawn on a square
tile of length 1 metre.
y
1
y = x
Petal y = x2
0 x
1
The design may be modelled by the finite region enclosed by the curves y = x and
y = x2 where x and y are lengths measured in metres.
Total 20 marks
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TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2014241 MAY/JUNE 2014
PURE MATHEMATICS
4 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 x
1
2
3
4
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TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2014243 MAY/JUNE 2014
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 2 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A
Module 1
x = a cos3 t, y = a sin3 t.
(ii) Express and in the form rei, where r is the modulus and is the argument,
where < < . [4 marks]
(iv) Hence, or otherwise, obtain the quadratic equation whose roots are 3 and 3.
[3 marks]
Total 25 marks
2. (a) Let Fn (x) = (ln x)n dx.
y2 + 2y + 1
(b) (i) By decomposing into partial fractions, show that
y4 + 2y2 + 1
y2 + 2y + 1 1 2y
= + . [7 marks]
y4 + 2y2 + 1 y2 + 1 (y2 + 1)2
(ii) Hence, find y2 + 2y + 1 dy.
[8 marks]
y4 + 2y2 + 1
0
Total 25 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
1 1 1 1 1
Sn = 1 + + 2 + 3 + ...... +
n 1 = 2 n 1 . [8 marks]
2 2 2 2 2
lim
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, find S . [3 marks]
n n
Total 25 marks
4. (a) (i) For the binomial expansion of (2x + 3)20, show that the ratio of the term in x6 to
3
the term in x7 is . [5 marks]
4x
(ii) a) Determine the FIRST THREE terms of the binomial expansion of (1 + 2x)10.
n! n! (n + 1) !
(b) Show that + = . [6 marks]
(n r) !r! (n r + 1) ! (r 1) ! (n r + 1) !r!
(c) (i) Show that the function f(x) = x3 + 3x + 4 has a root in the interval [1, 3].
[3 marks]
(ii) By taking x1 = 2.1 as a first approximation of the root in the interval [1, 3], use the
NewtonRaphson method to obtain a second approximation, x2, in the interval
[1, 3]. [4 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
5. (a) (i) Five teams are to meet at a round table. Each team consists of two members AND
one leader. How many seating arrangements are possible if each team sits together
with the leader of the team in the middle? [7 marks]
(ii) In an experiment, individuals were asked to colour a shape by selecting from two
available colours, red and blue. The individuals chose one colour, two colours or
no colour.
In total, 80% of the individuals used colours and 600 individuals used no colour.
a)
Given that 40% of the individuals used red and 50% used blue, calculate the
probability that an individual used BOTH colours.
[4 marks]
1 x 1 1 2 5
A = 3 0 2 B = 2 3 4
2 1 0 1 1 2
Total 25 marks
6. (a) (i) Show that the general solution of the differential equation
2 and x = .
(ii) Hence, obtain the particular solution where y = [4 marks]
2 4
(b) A differential equation is given as y" 5y' = xe5x. Given that a particular solution is
yp(x) = Ax2 e5x + Bxe5x, solve the differential equation. [11 marks]
Total 25 marks
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TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2014244 MAY/JUNE 2014
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A
Module 1
1. (a) Let l =
1
1
1 + ex
dx.
(i) Use the trapezium rule with two trapezia of equal width to obtain an estimate of
l. [3 marks]
(b) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows an open rectangular box with a partition
in the middle.
The dimensions of the box, measured in centimetres, are x, y, and z. The volume of the
box is 384 cm3.
(i) The pieces from which the box is assembled are cut from a flat plank of wood.
Show that the TOTAL area of the pieces cut from the plank, A cm2, is given by
768 1152
A = xy + + . [5 marks]
y x
A A
(ii) The minimum value of A occurs where = 0 and = 0 simultaneously.
x y
A A
a) Determine and . [3 marks]
x y
b) A = 0 and
Hence, show that the equations A = 0 are both satisfied by
x = 12, y = 8. x y [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
1 1 2 .
2. (a) (i) Show that = [3 marks]
2r 1 2r + 1 4r2 1
n
(ii) Hence, or otherwise, show that 2
2 2n .
= [5 marks]
r=1
4r 1 2n +1
(b) An arithmetic progression is such that the fifth and tenth partial sums are S5 = 60 and
S10 = 202 respectively.
(i) Calculate the first term, a, and the common difference, d. [5 marks]
(c) (i) Show that the function f(x) = ex 2x + 3 has a root, , in the closed interval
[1, 2]. [2 marks]
(ii) Apply linear interpolation ONCE in the interval [1, 2] to find an approximation to
the root, . [3 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
3. (a) A bag contains 2 red balls, 3 blue balls and 1 white ball. In an experiment, 2 balls are
drawn at random from the bag without replacement.
(i) Use a tree diagram to show the possible events and their corresponding probabilities.
[5 marks]
(ii) Calculate the probability that the second ball drawn is blue. [4 marks]
(b) The current flow in a particular circuit is defined by the differential equation
di
L + Ri = V,
dt
where i is the current at time t, and V, R and L are constants representing the voltage,
resistance and selfinductance respectively.
(i) By solving the differential equation using an appropriate integrating factor, verify
V R t
that i = (1 e
L ).
[8 marks]
R
(ii) The steadystate current in the circuit is lim i. Use the result of (b) (i) above to
t
evaluate lim i. [3 marks]
t
Total 20 marks
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TEST CODE 02134020
FORM TP 2015265 MAY/JUNE 2015
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 1 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
5265
SECTION A
Module 1
(i) State the inverse and the contrapositive of the statement p q. [2 marks]
(ii) Copy and complete the table below to show the truth table for
p q and ~q ~p.
p q ~p ~q p q ~q ~p
T T
T F
F T
F F
[4 marks]
(iii) Hence, state whether the compound statements p q and ~q ~p are logically
equivalent. Justify your response. [2 marks]
(b) The polynomial f(x) = x3 + px2 x + q has a factor (x 5) and a remainder of 24 when
divided by (x 1).
(c) Given that S(n) = 5 + 52 + 53 + 54 + ... + 5n, use mathematical induction to prove that
Total 25 marks
2. (a) The relations f : A B and g : B C are functions which are both onetoone and onto.
Show that (g f) is
(i) 4
3 4 = 0 [7 marks]
(9)x (81)x
(ii)  5x 6  = x + 5 [5 marks]
(c) The population growth of bacteria present in a river after time, t hours, is given by
N = 300 + 5t.
Determine
SECTION B
Module 2
(b) (i) Express f(2) = 3 sin 2 + 4 cos 2 in the form r sin (2 + ) where
r > 0 and 0 < < . [6 marks]
2
4. (a) The circles C1 and C2 are defined by the parametric equations as follows:
(ii) Hence or otherwise, find the points of intersection of C1 and C2. [9 marks]
(b) A point P (x, y) moves so that its distance from the fixed point (0, 3) is two times the
distance from the fixed point (5, 2). Show that the equation of the locus of the point
P (x, y) is a circle. [12 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
sin (ax)
if x 0, a0
f(x) = x
4 if x = 0
(b) Using first principles, determine the derivative of f(x) = sin (2x). [6 marks]
2x
(c) If y = show that
1 + x2
dy y
(i)
x =
2 [7 marks]
dx 1+x
d2y 3y
(ii)
2
+
2 2
= 0. [8 marks]
dx (1 + x )
Total 25 marks
6. (a) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the region bounded by the lines
y = 3x 7, y + x = 9 and 3y = x + 3.
(a) (i) Show that the coordinates of A, B and C are (4, 5), (3, 2), and (6, 3) respectively.
[5 marks]
(ii) Hence, use integration to determine the area bounded by the lines. [6 marks]
(b) The gradient function of a curve y = f(x) which passes through the point (0, 6) is given
by 3x2 + 8x 3.
(ii) Find the coordinates and nature of the stationary point of the curve in (b) (i) above.
[8 marks]
(iii) Sketch the curve in (b) (i) by clearly labelling the stationary points. [3 marks]
Total 25 marks
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TEST CODE 02134022
FORM TP 2015317 MAY/JUNE 2015
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 1 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
SECTION A
Module 1
(i) Copy and complete the truth table below for the propositions (p q) r and
(p r) (q r).
p q r pq pr qr (p q) r (p r) (q r)
T T T
T T F
T F T
T F F
F T T
F T F
F F T
F F F
[5 marks]
(b) Use mathematical induction to prove that 10n+1 + 3(10n) + 5 is divisible by 9 for all natural
numbers. [8 marks]
Total 25 marks
1 ln a
2. (a) (i) Show that may be rewritten as , where a > 0, a 1.
logax ln x
[5 marks]
1 1 1 1
+ + + =1
log2 x log3 x log4 x log5 x
[4 marks]
(b) The diagrams below (not drawn to scale) show the graphs of f(x) = x2 4x + 3 and
g(x) = 2 3x.
(i) On the same axes, sketch the graphs  f(x)  and  g(x) . [4 marks]
SECTION B
Module 2
sin2 x tan x
3. (a) Given that tan2 x = , show that sin x = . [6 marks]
1 sin2 x 1 + tan 2 x
b) determine the maximum value of f and the smallest positive value of for
which it occurs. [3 marks]
(c)
Without the use of a calculator or tables, find the exact value of cos . [5 marks]
12
Total 25 marks
4. (a) Calculate the distance between the points of intersection of the line 3x 2y + 6 = 0 and the
circle x2 + y2 = 9. [8 marks]
(ii) Find the equation of the tangent to C at the point (0,0) . [4 marks]
SECTION C
Module 3
d2y
5. (a) Given that y = tan1 (1 x2), find 2 . [5 marks]
dx
Determine
dy
(i) in terms of t
[4 marks]
dx
(ii) the value of t for which the circle has vertical tangents. [3 marks]
6
(c) A function f is defined as f (x) = 3 +
x 2.
(i) Determine
Total 25 marks
6. (a) 1
The diagram below (not drawn to scale) shows the curve f(x) = .
x2
(ii) Calculate the volume of the solid that results from revolving the region, A, about
the xaxis. [5 marks]
y
dy = .
(b) The gradient function for a curve y = f(x) is given as
dx x
Given that the curve passes through the point (1,1), determine an expression for f(x).
[7 marks]
1 2
(c) By using the substitution, y = x2, show that y+ y3
dy =
1 + x2
dx . [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
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TEST CODE 02134032
FORM TP 2015266 MAY/JUNE 2015
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A
Module 1
p q ~p ~q p q ~p ~q (p q) (~p ~q)
T T
T F
F T
F F
[5 marks]
xy
(c) Let x, y, k R. An operation * is defined as x * y = where x + y k.
x+yk
Show that * is associative. [6 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
2. (a) ABCD is a parallelogram such that A has coordinates (0, 0). The position vectors B and
D are a and b respectively. Using vector algebra show that
Find the equation of the tangent to C1 at the point (5, 2). [6 marks]
3 4
(c) Angles 2A and 2B are obtuse angles with sin (2A) = and cos (B) = .
5 5
Without calculating the value of A and B find the EXACT value of
Total 20 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
(b) A spherical shaped ice cream is melting in such a way that its volume is decreasing at a
rate of 2 cm3 per minute. Find the rate at which the radius decreases when the diameter
is 8 cm. [6 marks]
(c) The diagram below (not drawn to scale) is a sketch of the curve y = x2 + 3 and the line
y = 4x.
(i) Find the coordinates of P and Q, the points of intersection of the curve and the
line. [5 marks]
(ii) Calculate the volume of the solid generated when the shaded region is rotated
completely about the xaxis. [5 marks]
Total 20 marks
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TEST CODE 02234020
FORM TP 2015268 MAY/JUNE 2015
PURE MATHEMATICS
UNIT 2 Paper 02
2 hours 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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SECTION A
Module 1
z3
(i) z in the form x + iy where x, y R.
Express the quotient
2
[3 marks]
(ii) Given that arg w = arg z3 [arg z1 + arg z2],  z1  = 1 and arg z1 = rewrite
12
z3
z z in the form re where r =  w  and = arg w.
i
w = [6 marks]
1 2
2+5
x2 = . [7 marks]
2
et
x = and y = sin1 t for 1 < t < 0.5.
1 t2
dy et (1 t2)
(i) Show that = . [6 marks]
dx t2 + t 1
Total 25 marks
dy 8x + 3y2 + 7
= . [5 marks]
dx 3(1 + 2xy)
18x2 + 13
f(x) =
9x2 + 4
hn+1
hn ln h dh = [1 + (n + 1) ln h] + C,
(n + 1)2
Total 25 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
2n + 1
Tn = .
n2 + 1
lim
(i) Determine T .
[5 marks]
n n
1
9 1 2
(ii) Show that T4 = 1 + . [3 marks]
4 16
1
(iii) Hence, use the binomial expansion with x = to approximate the value of T4 for
16
terms up to and including x3. Give your answer correct to two decimal places.
[4 marks]
3 4 5
2 + + + + . . .
4 9 16
(ii) Hence, given that 1 converges to 2
, show that Sn diverges as n .
2
n=1 n 6
[4 marks]
n
n(n2 1)
r(r 1) = . [7 marks]
r=1 3
Total 25 marks
(i) Obtain the Maclaurin series expansion for g(x) up to and including the term in x4.
[6 marks]
Use the intermediate value theorem to show that f has at least one root in the
interval [2, 0]. [3 marks]
(ii) Use at least three iterations of the method of interval bisection to show that
(c) Use the NewtonRaphson method with initial estimate x1 = 5.5 to approximate the root
of g(x) = sin 3x in the interval [5, 6], correct to two decimal places. [5 marks]
Total 25 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
5. (a) Ten students from across CARICOM applied for mathematics scholarships. Three of the
applicants are females and the remaining seven are males. The scholarships are awarded
to four successful students. Determine the number of possible ways in which a group of
FOUR applicants may be selected if
(b) Numbers are formed using the digits 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 without repeating any digit. Determine
(i) the greatest possible amount of numbers that may be formed [4 marks]
(ii) the probability that a number formed is greater than 100. [3 marks]
2x + 3y z = 3.5
x y + 2z = 7
1.5x + 3z = 9
(ii) Use elementary row operations to reduce the system to echelon form.
[5 marks]
(iv) Show that the system has no solution if the third equation is changed to
Total 25 marks
6. (a) Alicias chance of getting to school depends on the weather. The weather can be either rainy
or sunny. If it is a rainy day, the probability that she gets to school is 0.7. In addition, she
goes to school on 99% of the sunny school days. It is also known that 32% of all school
days are rainy.
(i) Construct a tree diagram to show the probabilities that Alicia arrives at school.
[3 marks]
(ii) What is the probability that Alicia is at school on any given school day?
[3 marks]
(iii) Given that Alicia is at school today, determine the probability that it is a rainy day.
[4 marks]
(b) (i) Show that the equation y + xy + x2 = 0 is a solution of the differential equation
dy y x2
= . [5 marks]
dx x(1 + x)
b) Hence, show that the solution which satisfies the boundary conditions
2
y (0) = 1 and y = 0 is
2
1
y =
2 e2 x + e22 x . [7 marks]
e +1
Total 25 marks
END OF TEST
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TEST CODE 02234032
FORM TP 2015269 MAY/JUNE 2015
PURE MATHEMATICS
1 hour 30 minutes
4. Write your solutions, with full working, in the answer booklet provided.
5. Unless otherwise stated in the question, any numerical answer that is not
exact MUST be written correct to three significant figures.
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2
SECTION A
Module 1
3
1. (a) A complex number z1 is such that  z1  = 2 and arg z1 = .
4
(i) Identify the coordinates of z1 on an Argand diagram. [3 marks]
(ii) On the same axes, connect z1 to the origin with a line segment and label the angle
that represents arg z1. [2 marks]
(iii) On the same axes, sketch the locus of the point z2 which moves in the complex
plane such that  z1 z2  = 1. [2 marks]
(b) Use the trapezium rule with five ordinates to find an approximate value of
2
0
4 + x3 dx.
[6 marks]
x
sin1 ()
(c) (i) Determine 2
dx.
4 x2
[5 marks]
x
1
sin1 ()
(ii) Hence, calculate 0
2 dx.
4 x2
[2 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION B
Module 2
f(x) = ex cos x
centred at up to and including the first two nonzero terms. [4 marks]
2
(ii) Hence, estimate f().
[2 marks]
6
(b) The twentieth term of an arithmetic progression is 35 and the sum of the first 19 terms is
285. Calculate the sum of the first five terms. [7 marks]
Total 20 marks
SECTION C
Module 3
3. (a) A board game involves tossing TWO fair dice and ONE fair coin. The face shown on the
coin determines the action of the next player.
If a HEAD is observed on the coin, the total on the dice is as observed. If a TAIL is
observed on the coin, the number on each die must be 3 or less. If any of the numbers is
more than 3, the die is thrown again until a 1, 2 or 3 is shown.
(i) Copy and complete the table below to show the possible totals of the throws.
DIE 1
1 2 3 4 5 6
1 2 3 4 5
2 3 4 5 6
HEAD
3 4 5 6 7
4 5 6 7 8
DIE 2
1
TAIL
[2 marks]
(ii) What is the probability that the sum of the numbers on the dice is EVEN on any
turn in the game? [2 marks]
(iii) Determine the probability of obtaining a HEAD and an EVEN total on the dice.
[4 marks]
(iv) State, giving a reason for your answer, whether the events of obtaining a HEAD
and an EVEN total on the dice are independent. [2 marks]
Total 20 marks
END OF TEST
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