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(2)

(1)

(2)

(Total 5 marks)

2 1

2. A line L passes through A(1, –1, 2) and is parallel to the line r = 1 s 3 .

5 2

(2)

(b) Find

(i) OP ;

(ii) OP .

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

x2

P(X = x) = , x {1, 2, k}, where k > 0.

14

(1)

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(b) Show that k = 3.

(4)

(2)

(Total 7 marks)

ln x

4. Let g(x) = , for x > 0.

x2

1 2 ln x

(a) Use the quotient rule to show that g ( x) .

x3

(4)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

(Total 7 marks)

6. Consider f(x) = 2kx2 – 4kx + 1, for k ≠ 0. The equation f(x) = 0 has two equal roots.

(5)

(b) The line y = p intersects the graph of f. Find all possible values of p.

(2)

(Total 7 marks)

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7. In a group of 16 students, 12 take art and 8 take music. One student takes neither art nor music.

The Venn diagram below shows the events art and music. The values p, q, r and s represent

numbers of students.

(5)

(b) (i) A student is selected at random. Given that the student takes music, write down the

probability the student takes art.

(ii) Hence, show that taking music and taking art are not independent events.

(4)

(c) Two students are selected at random, one after the other. Find the probability that the first

student takes only music and the second student takes only art.

(4)

(Total 13 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 3

8. The following diagram shows the obtuse-angled triangle ABC such that

3 2

AB 0 and AC 2 .

4 6

(ii) Find BC .

(3)

(ii) Hence, find sin ABC .

(7)

4

The point D is such that CD 5 , where p > 0.

p

(6)

(Total 16 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 4

9. The velocity v m s–1 of a particle at time t seconds, is given by v = 2t + cos2t, for 0 ≤ t ≤ 2.

(1)

π

(b) (i) Show that k = .

4

π

(ii) Find the exact velocity when t = .

4

(8)

π dv π dv

(c) When t < , > 0 and when t > , > 0.

4 dt 4 dt

(4)

(3)

(Total 16 marks)

(a) Find d.

(2)

(2)

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 5

11. The Venn diagram below shows events A and B where P(A) = 0.3, P( A B) = 0.6 and

P(A ∩ B) = 0.1. The values m, n, p and q are probabilities.

(4)

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

3 4

12. The following diagram shows quadrilateral ABCD, with AD BC, AB and AC .

1 4

(a) Find BC .

(2)

(2)

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(c) Show that vectors BD and CA are perpendicular.

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

6x

13. Let h(x) = . Find h′(0).

cos x

(Total 6 marks)

+

(a) Express g(x) in the form f(x) + ln a, where a .

(4)

(b) The graph of g is a transformation of the graph of f. Give a full geometric description of

this transformation.

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

15. A scientist has 100 female fish and 100 male fish. She measures their lengths to the nearest cm.

These are shown in the following box and whisker diagrams.

IB Questionbank Maths SL 7

(a) Find the range of the lengths of all 200 fish.

(3)

Which graph is the best representation of the lengths of the female fish?

(2)

(Total 5 marks)

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16. The following diagram shows part of the graph of the function f(x) = 2x2.

(5)

(2)

(c) The shaded region R is enclosed by the graph of f, the line T, and the x-axis.

(9)

(Total 16 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 9

17. The following diagram shows part of the graph of a quadratic function f.

The x-intercepts are at (–4, 0) and (6, 0) and the y-intercept is at (0, 240).

(a) Write down f(x) in the form f(x) = –10(x – p)(x – q).

(2)

(b) Find another expression for f(x) in the form f(x) = –10(x – h)2 + k.

(4)

(c) Show that f(x) can also be written in the form f(x) = 240 + 20x – 10x2.

(2)

A particle moves along a straight line so that its velocity, v m s–1, at time t seconds is given by

v = 240 + 20t – 10t2, for 0 ≤ t ≤ 6.

(d) (i) Find the value of t when the speed of the particle is greatest.

(ii) Find the acceleration of the particle when its speed is zero.

(7)

(Total 15 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 10

18. The following diagram represents a large Ferris wheel, with a diameter of 100 metres.

Let P be a point on the wheel. The wheel starts with P at the lowest point, at ground level. The

wheel rotates at a constant rate, in an anticlockwise (counterclockwise) direction. One

revolution takes 20 minutes.

(i) 10 minutes;

(ii) 15 minutes.

(2)

Let h(t) metres be the height of P above ground level after t minutes. Some values of h(t) are

given in the table below.

t h(t)

0 0.0

1 2.4

2 9.5

3 20.6

4 34.5

5 50.0

(4)

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(c) Sketch the graph of h, for 0 ≤ t ≤ 40.

(3)

(d) Given that h can be expressed in the form h(t) = a cos bt + c, find a, b and c.

(5)

(Total 14 marks)

(4)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

(3)

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1

(b) Hence, find the term in x2 in (2 + x)4 1 2 .

x

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

3

21. The straight line with equation y = x makes an acute angle θ with the x-axis.

4

(1)

(6)

(Total 7 marks)

22. Consider the events A and B, where P(A) = 0.5, P(B) = 0.7 and P(A ∩ B) = 0.3.

The Venn diagram below shows the events A and B, and the probabilities p, q and r.

IB Questionbank Maths SL 13

(a) Write down the value of

(i) p;

(ii) q;

(iii) r.

(3)

(2)

(c) Hence, or otherwise, show that the events A and B are not independent.

(1)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 14

23. The graph of f(x) = 16 4 x 2 , for –2 ≤ x ≤ 2, is shown below.

The region enclosed by the curve of f and the x-axis is rotated 360° about the x-axis.

Find the volume of the solid formed.

(Total 6 marks)

(2)

(1)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 15

Let g(x) = log3 x, for x > 0.

(4)

(Total 7 marks)

1 3

25. Let f(x) = x x 2 3x . Part of the graph of f is shown below.

3

(8)

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(b) Write down the coordinates of

2

(ii) the image of B after translation by the vector ;

5

(iii) the image of B after reflection in the x-axis followed by a horizontal stretch with

1

scale factor .

2

(6)

(Total 14 marks)

cos x

26. Let f(x) = , for sin x ≠ 0.

sin x

1

(a) Use the quotient rule to show that f′(x) = .

sin 2 x

(5)

(3)

π π

In the following table, f′ = p and f′′ = q. The table also gives approximate values of

2 2

π

f′(x) and f′′(x) near x = .

2

π π π

x 0.1 0.1

2 2 2

f′(x) –1.01 p –1.01

f″(x) 0.203 q –0.203

(3)

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(d) Use information from the table to explain why there is a point of inflexion on the graph of

π

f where x = .

2

(2)

(Total 13 marks)

3 2

27. The line L1 is represented by the vector equation r = 1 p 1 .

25 8

A second line L2 is parallel to L1 and passes through the point B(–8, –5, 25).

(2)

5 7

A third line L3 is perpendicular to L1 and is represented by r = 0 q 2 .

3 k

(5)

(6)

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6

The lines L2 and L3 intersect at point C where BC 3 .

24

(5)

(Total 18 marks)

28. Let f(x) = p(x – q)(x – r). Part of the graph of f is shown below.

The graph passes through the points (–2, 0), (0, –4) and (4, 0).

(2)

(1)

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 19

6 2

29. Let AB 2 and AC 3 .

3 2

(2)

(3)

(3)

(Total 8 marks)

π

(a) Find f .

2

(2)

π

(b) Find (g ° f) .

2

(2)

(c) Given that (g ° f)(x) can be written as cos (kx), find the value of k, k .

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

31. Let f(x) = kx4. The point P(1, k) lies on the curve of f. At P, the normal to the curve is parallel to

1

y = x . Find the value of k.

8

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 7 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 20

33. A function f is defined for –4 ≤ x ≤ 3. The graph of f is given below.

The graph has a local maximum when x = 0, and local minima when x = –3, x = 2.

(a) Write down the x-intercepts of the graph of the derivative function, f′.

(2)

(2)

(c) At point D on the graph of f, the x-coordinate is –0.5. Explain why f′′(x) < 0 at D.

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

34. Consider the function f with second derivative f′′(x) = 3x – 1. The graph of f has a minimum

4 358

point at A(2, 4) and a maximum point at B , .

3 27

(3)

3 2

(b) Given that f′ = x – x + p, show that p = –4.

2

(4)

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(c) Find f(x).

(7)

(Total 14 marks)

1

35. José travels to school on a bus. On any day, the probability that José will miss the bus is .

3

7

If he misses his bus, the probability that he will be late for school is .

8

3

If he does not miss his bus, the probability that he will be late is .

8

Let E be the event “he misses his bus” and F the event “he is late for school”.

The information above is shown on the following tree diagram.

(a) Find

(ii) P(F).

(4)

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(b) Find the probability that

(i) José misses his bus and is not late for school;;

(ii) José missed his bus, given that he is late for school.

(5)

The cost for each day that José catches the bus is 3 euros. José goes to school on Monday and

Tuesday.

X (cost in euros) 0 3 6

1

P (X)

9

(3)

(d) Find the expected cost for José for both days.

(2)

(Total 14 marks)

The shaded region is enclosed by the curve of f, the x-axis, and the y-axis.

IB Questionbank Maths SL 23

(a) Solve for 0 ≤ x < 2π.

(i) 6 + 6sin x = 6;

(ii) 6 + 6 sin x = 0.

(5)

(b) Write down the exact value of the x-intercept of f, for 0 ≤ x < 2.

(1)

(c) The area of the shaded region is k. Find the value of k, giving your answer in terms of π.

(6)

π

Let g(x) = 6 + 6sin x . The graph of f is transformed to the graph of g.

2

(2)

3π

p

(e) Given that

p

2 g ( x)dx = k and 0 ≤ p < 2π, write down the two values of p.

(3)

(Total 17 marks)

37. The first three terms of an infinite geometric sequence are 32, 16 and 8.

(1)

(2)

(2)

(Total 5 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 24

38. Let g(x) = 2x sin x.

(4)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

The radius of the smaller circle is 8 cm and the radius of the larger circle is 10 cm.

π

Points A, B and C are on the circumference of the larger circle such that AÔB is radians.

3

(2)

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 25

40. The diagram below shows the probabilities for events A and B, with P(A′) = p.

(1)

(3)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

(2)

(5)

(Total 7 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 26

3

42. The graph of the function y = f(x) passes through the point , 4 . The gradient function of f is

2

given as f′(x) = sin (2x – 3). Find f(x).

(Total 6 marks)

43. The diagram shows quadrilateral ABCD with vertices A(1, 0), B(1, 5), C(5, 2) and D(4, –1).

2

(ii) Find BD .

(5)

(4)

The lines (AC) and (BD) intersect at the point P(3, k).

IB Questionbank Maths SL 27

(c) Show that k = 1.

(3)

(5)

(Total 17 marks)

(2)

3

The vector translates the graph of (f ° g) to the graph of h.

1

(3)

(2)

(d) The line y = 2x – 6 is a tangent to the graph of h at the point P. Find the x-coordinate of P.

(5)

(Total 12 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 28

45. Let f(x) = x3. The following diagram shows part of the graph of f.

The point P (a, f(a)), where a > 0, lies on the graph of f. The tangent at P crosses the x-axis at

2

the point Q , 0 . This tangent intersects the graph of f at the point R(–2, –8).

3

a3

(a) (i) Show that the gradient of [PQ] is .

2

a

3

(7)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 29

The equation of the tangent at P is y = 3x – 2. Let T be the region enclosed by the graph of f, the

tangent [PR] and the line x = k, between x = –2 and x = k where –2 < k < 1. This is shown in the

diagram below.

(b) Given that the area of T is 2k + 4, show that k satisfies the equation k4 – 6k2 + 8 = 0.

(9)

(Total 16 marks)

46. The letters of the word PROBABILITY are written on 11 cards as shown below.

Let A be the event the first card drawn is the letter A.

Let B be the event the second card drawn is the letter B.

(1)

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(b) Find P(B│A).

(2)

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

47. Let f(x) = ex cos x. Find the gradient of the normal to the curve of f at x = π.

(Total 6 marks)

48. The following diagram shows the graphs of the displacement, velocity and acceleration of a

moving object as functions of time, t.

(a) Complete the following table by noting which graph A, B or C corresponds to each

function.

Function Graph

displacement

acceleration

(4)

(2)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 31

(Total 6 marks)

(a) The graph of g can be obtained from the graph of f using two transformations.

Give a full geometric description of each of the two transformations.

(2)

3

(b) The graph of g is translated by the vector to give the graph of h.

2

The point (–1, 1) on the graph of f is translated to the point P on the graph of h.

Find the coordinates of P.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

(3)

1

(b) Solve the equation f–1(x) = ln .

x

(4)

(Total 7 marks)

51. The graph of y = x between x = 0 and x = a is rotated 360° about the x-axis.

The volume of the solid formed is 32π. Find the value of a.

(Total 7 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 32

52. A rectangle is inscribed in a circle of radius 3 cm and centre O, as shown below.

The point P(x, y) is a vertex of the rectangle and also lies on the circle. The angle between (OP)

π

and the x-axis is θ radians, where 0 ≤ θ ≤ .

2

(i) x;

(ii) y.

(2)

(3)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 33

dA

(c) (i) Find .

d

(ii) Hence, find the exact value of θ which maximizes the area of the rectangle.

(iii) Use the second derivative to justify that this value of θ does give a maximum.

(8)

(Total 13 marks)

53. The vertices of the triangle PQR are defined by the position vectors

4 3 6

OP 3 , OQ 1 and OR 1 .

1 2 5

(a) Find

(i) PQ ;

(ii) PR .

(3)

1

(b) Show that cos RP̂Q .

2

(7)

(ii) Hence, find the area of triangle PQR, giving your answer in the form a 3 .

(6)

(Total 16 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 34

ax

54. Let f(x) = 2

, –8 ≤ x ≤ 8, a . The graph of f is shown below.

x 1

(2)

2ax( x 2 3)

(b) Given that f′′(x) = , find the coordinates of all points of inflexion.

( x 2 1) 3

(7)

a

f ( x)dx 2 ln(x

2

(c) It is given that 1) C .

(i) Find the area of the shaded region, giving your answer in the form p ln q.

8

(ii) Find the value of 2 f ( x 1)dx .

4

(7)

(Total 16 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 35

55. Let f(x) = x2 and g(x) = 2x – 3.

(2)

(3)

(Total 5 marks)

56. Find the cosine of the angle between the two vectors 3i + 4j + 5k and 4i – 5j – 3k.

(Total 6 marks)

10

57. The fifth term in the expansion of the binomial (a + b)n is given by p 6 (2q) 4 .

4

(1)

(2)

(c) Write down an expression for the sixth term in the expansion.

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

(1)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 36

32 x

(b) Given that log2 y can be written as px + qy, find the value of p and of q.

8

(4)

(Total 5 marks)

(2)

(1)

(c) The point P on the graph of f has x-coordinate 3. Explain why P is not a point of

inflexion.

(2)

(Total 5 marks)

π 1

60. Let f(x) = 3e 2 x sin x + e2x cos x, for 0 ≤ x ≤ π. Given that tan , solve the equation

6 3

f(x) = 0.

(Total 6 marks)

π

61. Let f(x) = e–3x and g(x) = sin x .

3

(i) f′(x);

(ii) g′(x).

(2)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 37

π π

(b) Let h(x) = e–3x sin x . Find the exact value of h′ .

3 3

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

(a) Copy and complete the table below to show all nine equally likely outcomes.

3, 9

3, 10

3, 10

(2)

(2)

(2)

(3)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 38

(e) Anna plays a game where she wins $50 if S is even and loses $30 if S is odd.

Anna plays the game 36 times. Find the amount she expects to have at the end of the 36

games.

(3)

(Total 12 marks)

8

63. The line L1 is parallel to the z-axis. The point P has position vector 1 and lies on L1.

0

(2)

The line L2 has equation r = 4 s 1 . The point A has position vector 2 .

1 5 9

(4)

9

(c) (i) Show that OB 1 .

14

(ii) Find AB .

(7)

(d) The point C is at (2, 1, –4). Let D be the point such that ABCD is a parallelogram.

Find OD .

(3)

(Total 16 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 39

64. In this question s represents displacement in metres and t represents time in seconds.

(6)

Trains approaching a station start to slow down when they pass a point P. As a train slows

down, its velocity is given by v = 40 – at, where t = 0 at P. The station is 500 m from P.

(i) Find the time it takes train M to come to a stop, giving your answer in terms of a.

8

(ii) Hence show that a = .

5

(6)

Show that this train will stop before it reaches the station.

(5)

(Total 17 marks)

(5)

(3)

(Total 8 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 40

2 3

66. (a) Let u = 3 and w = 1 . Given that u is perpendicular to w, find the value of p.

1 p

(3)

1

(b) Let v = q . Given that v 42 , find the possible values of q.

5

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

67. Let X be normally distributed with mean 100 cm and standard deviation 5 cm.

(a) On the diagram below, shade the region representing P(X > 105).

(2)

(b) Given that P(X < d) = P(X > 105), find the value of d.

(2)

(c) Given that P(X > 105) = 0.16 (correct to two significant figures), find P(d < X < 105).

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 41

68. The diagram below shows the graph of a function f(x), for –2 ≤ x ≤ 4.

IB Questionbank Maths SL 42

(a) Let h(x) = f(–x). Sketch the graph of h on the grid below.

(2)

1

(b) Let g(x) = f(x – 1). The point A(3, 2) on the graph of f is transformed to the point P on

2

the graph of g. Find the coordinates of P.

(3)

(Total 5 marks)

p

69. Consider f(x) = x2 + , x ≠ 0, where p is a constant.

x

(2)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 43

(b) There is a minimum value of f(x) when x = –2. Find the value of p.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 7 marks)

(3)

2

(b) Find f–1 .

3

(4)

(Total 7 marks)

72. In a class of 100 boys, 55 boys play football and 75 boys play rugby. Each boy must play at

least one sport from football and rugby.

(a) (i) Find the number of boys who play both sports.

(ii) Write down the number of boys who play only rugby.

(3)

(ii) Given that the boy selected plays only one sport, find the probability that he plays

rugby.

(4)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 44

Let A be the event that a boy plays football and B be the event that a boy plays rugby.

(2)

(3)

(Total 12 marks)

20

73. Let f(x) = 3 + 2

, for x ≠ ±2. The graph of f is given below.

x 4

(7)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 45

40(3x 2 4)

(b) The second derivative f′′(x) = . Use this to

( x 2 4) 3

(ii) explain why the graph of f does not have a point of inflexion.

(6)

(1)

(2)

(Total 16 marks)

74. Let f(x) = x . Line L is the normal to the graph of f at the point (4, 2).

(4)

(2)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 46

In the diagram below, the shaded region R is bounded by the x-axis, the graph of f and the

line L.

(3)

(d) The region R is rotated 360° about the x-axis. Find the volume of the solid formed, giving

your answer in terms of π.

(8)

(Total 17 marks)

75. Let p = sin40 and q = cos110. Give your answers to the following in terms of p and/or q.

(i) sin140;

(ii) cos70.

(2)

(3)

(1)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 47

76. Consider the arithmetic sequence 2, 5, 8, 11, ....

(3)

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

(1)

y

4

3

2

1

0 x

π π 3π 2π

–1 2 2

–2

–3

–4

(3)

(c) Write down the number of solutions to the equation g (x) = 2, for 0 x 2.

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 48

1

78. (a) Find 2 x 3 dx.

(2)

3 1

(b) Given that

0 2x 3

dx = ln P , find the value of P.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

79. A particle moves along a straight line so that its velocity, v m s−1 at time t seconds is given by

v = 6e3t + 4. When t = 0, the displacement, s, of the particle is 7 metres. Find an expression for s

in terms of t.

(Total 7 marks)

(4)

(b) Find (g ◦ f) (x), giving your answer in the form ax + b, where a, b, .

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 49

1 3

81. Consider f (x) = x + 2x2 – 5x. Part of the graph of f is shown below. There is a maximum

3

point at M, and a point of inflexion at N.

(3)

(4)

(3)

(d) The line L is the tangent to the curve of f at (3, 12). Find the equation of L in the form

y = ax + b.

(4)

(Total 14 marks)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 50

82. Let f (x) = 3(x + 1)2 – 12.

(2)

(8)

(2)

(d) Let g (x) = x2. The graph of f may be obtained from the graph of g by the two

transformations:

followed by

p

a translation of .

q

p

Find and the value of t.

q

(3)

(Total 15 marks)

83. A four-sided die has three blue faces and one red face. The die is rolled.

Let B be the event a blue face lands down, and R be the event a red face lands down.

(i) P (B);

(ii) P (R).

(2)

IB Questionbank Maths SL 51

(b) If the blue face lands down, the die is not rolled again. If the red face lands down, the die

is rolled once again. This is represented by the following tree diagram, where p, s, t are

probabilities.

(2)

Guiseppi plays a game where he rolls the die. If a blue face lands down, he scores 2 and is

finished. If the red face lands down, he scores 1 and rolls one more time. Let X be the total score

obtained.

3

(c) (i) Show that P (X = 3) = .

16

(3)

(5)

(e) If the total score is 3, Guiseppi wins $10. If the total score is 2, Guiseppi gets nothing.

Guiseppi plays the game twice. Find the probability that he wins exactly $10.

(4)

(Total 16 marks)

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84. A box contains 100 cards. Each card has a number between one and six written on it.

The following table shows the frequencies for each number.

Number 1 2 3 4 5 6

Frequency 26 10 20 k 29 11

(2)

(b) Find

(5)

(Total 7 marks)

85. The following diagram shows part of the graph of f, where f (x) = x2 − x − 2.

(4)

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

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1 π

86. (a) Given that cos A = and 0 A , find cos 2A.

3 2

(3)

2 π

(b) Given that sin B = and B , find cos B.

3 2

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

–2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 x

–1

–2

–3

–4

(2)

(ii) Describe fully the transformation that maps the graph of f to the graph of g.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

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88. There are 20 students in a classroom. Each student plays only one sport. The table below gives

their sport and gender.

Female 5 3 3

Male 4 2 3

(i) Calculate the probability that the student is a male or is a tennis player.

(ii) Given that the student selected is female, calculate the probability that the student

does not play football.

(4)

(b) Two students are selected at random. Calculate the probability that neither student plays

football.

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

5

89. Let

1

3 f ( x) dx 12.

1

(a) Show that 5

f ( x) dx 4.

(2)

2 5

(b) Find the value of x f ( x) dx x f ( x) dx.

1 2

(5)

(Total 7 marks)

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90. Consider the points A (1, 5, 4), B (3, 1, 2) and D (3, k, 2), with (AD) perpendicular to (AB).

(a) Find

(i) AB ;

(3)

(3)

1

The point C is such that BC = AD.

2

(4)

(3)

(Total 13 marks)

(ii) Consider f (x) =1, 0 x 2. Write down the number of solutions to this equation.

Justify your answer.

(5)

(b) Find f ′ (x), giving your answer in the form a sinp x cosq x where a, p, q .

(2)

1

π

(c) Let g (x) = 3 sin x (cos x) 2 for 0 x

. Find the volume generated when the curve

2

of g is revolved through 2 about the x-axis.

(7)

(Total 14 marks)

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92. The following diagram shows a semicircle centre O, diameter [AB], with radius 2.

Let P be a point on the circumference, with PÔB = radians.

(2)

(b) Explain why the area of triangle OPA is the same as the area triangle OPB.

(3)

Let S be the total area of the two segments shaded in the diagram below.

(3)

(d) Find the value of when S is a local minimum, justifying that it is a minimum.

(8)

(2)

(Total 18 marks)

(a) Write down the 10th term of the sequence. Do not simplify your answer.

(1)

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(b) Find the sum of the infinite sequence.

(4)

(Total 5 marks)

94. A particle is moving with a constant velocity along line L. Its initial position is A(6, –2, 10).

After one second the particle has moved to B(9, –6, 15).

(4)

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

95. Let f be the function given by f(x) = e0.5x, 0 ≤ x ≤ 3.5. The diagram shows the graph of f.

(3)

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(b) Write down the range of f–1.

(1)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

96. Let A and B be independent events, where P(A) = 0.6 and P(B) = x.

(1)

(i) find x;

(4)

(1)

(Total 6 marks)

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97. The diagram shows part of the graph of y = f′(x). The x-intercepts are at points A and C.

There is a minimum at B, and a maximum at D.

(ii) Hence, show that C corresponds to a minimum on the graph of f, i.e. it has the

same x-coordinate.

(3)

(1)

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

π

98. Let f(x) = sin3 x + cos3 x tan x, < x < π.

2

(2)

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2 4 5

(b) Let sin x = . Show that f(2x) = .

3 9

(5)

(Total 7 marks)

99. Two standard six-sided dice are tossed. A diagram representing the sample space is shown

below.

1 2 3 4 5 6

1 • • • • • •

2 • • • • • •

Score on first die 3 • • • • • •

4 • • • • • •

5 • • • • • •

6 • • • • • •

(a) Find

(6)

If the sum is greater than 6, she wins 1 point.

If the sum is less than 6, she loses k points.

Find the value of k for which Elena’s expected number of points is zero.

(7)

(Total 13 marks)

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100. The acceleration, a m s–2, of a particle at time t seconds is given by a = 2t + cost.

(2)

(b) Find the velocity, v, at time t, given that the initial velocity of the particle is 2 m s–1.

(5)

3

(c) Find vdt , giving your answer in the form p – q cos 3.

0

(7)

(d) What information does the answer to part (c) give about the motion of the particle?

(2)

(Total 16 marks)

101. Let f(t) = a cos b (t – c) + d, t ≥ 0. Part of the graph of y = f(t) is given below.

When t = 9 , there is a minimum value of 15.

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(a) (i) Find the value of a.

π

(ii) Show that b = .

6

(7)

1

The transformation P is given by a horizontal stretch of a scale factor of , followed by a

2

3

translation of .

10

(2)

(4)

(d) Give a full geometric description of the transformation that maps the graph of g to the

graph of f.

(3)

(Total 16 marks)

(a) Find

(4)

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(b) Find S10.

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

(3)

20

(b) Find (3 2n) .

n 1

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

(a) Find

(i) f(11);

(ii) f(86);

(iii) f(5).

(3)

(2)

(2)

(Total 7 marks)

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105. The quadratic function f is defined by f(x) = 3x2 – 12x + 11.

(3)

(b) The graph of f is translated 3 units in the positive x-direction and 5 units in the positive

y-direction. Find the function g for the translated graph, giving your answer in the form

g(x) = 3(x – p)2 + q.

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

106. The graph of a function of the form y = p cos qx is given in the diagram below.

(2)

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

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π 12

107. Given that π and that cosθ = , find

2 13

(a) sin θ;

(3)

(3)

(1)

(Total 7 marks)

108. (a) Given that 2 sin2 θ + sinθ – 1 = 0, find the two values for sin θ.

(4)

(b) Given that 0° ≤ θ ≤ 360° and that one solution for θ is 30°, find the other two possible

values for θ.

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

109. Consider the points A(5, 8), B(3, 5) and C(8, 6).

(a) Find

(i) AB ;

(ii) AC .

(3)

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

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110. A test marked out of 100 is written by 800 students. The cumulative frequency graph for the

marks is given below.

(a) Write down the number of students who scored 40 marks or less on the test.

(2)

(b) The middle 50 % of test results lie between marks a and b, where a < b.

Find a and b.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

111. A random variable X is distributed normally with a mean of 100 and a variance of 100.

(a) Find the value of X that is 1.12 standard deviations above the mean.

(4)

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(b) Find the value of X that is 1.12 standard deviations below the mean.

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

112. In a game a player rolls a biased four-faced die. The probability of each possible score is shown

below.

Score 1 2 3 4

1 2 1

Probability x

5 5 10

(2)

(3)

(c) The die is rolled twice. Find the probability of obtaining two scores of 3.

(2)

(Total 7 marks)

113. Find the equation of the tangent to the curve y = e2x at the point where x = 1.

Give your answer in terms of e2.

(Total 6 marks)

2

114. (a) Find

1

(3x 2 2) dx.

(4)

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1

2e

2x

(b) Find dx .

0

(3)

(Total 7 marks)

115. The velocity v m s–1 of a moving body at time t seconds is given by v = 50 – 10t.

(2)

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

(a) logx 49 = 2

(3)

(b) log2 8 = x

(2)

1

(c) log25 x =

2

(3)

(5)

(Total 13 marks)

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117. Let f (x) = 2x2 – 12x + 5.

(3)

(2)

(c) Write down the equation of the axis of symmetry of the graph of f.

(1)

(2)

p q

(e) The x-intercepts of f can be written as , where p, q, r .

r

Find the value of p, of q, and of r.

(7)

(Total 15 marks)

1

118. Let f(x) = , x ≠ 0.

x

(2)

2

The graph of f is transformed to the graph of g by a translation of .

3

(2)

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(c) (i) Find the intercepts of g.

(10)

(Total 14 marks)

119. A spring is suspended from the ceiling. It is pulled down and released, and then oscillates up

and down. Its length, l centimetres, is modelled by the function l = 33 + 5cos((720t)°), where t is

time in seconds after release.

(2)

(3)

(3)

(2)

(Total 10 marks)

9 2 1 6

120. Two lines L1 and L2 are given by r1 = 4 s 6 and r2 = 20 t 10 .

6 10 2 2

52

(a) Let θ be the acute angle between L1 and L2. Show that cosθ = .

140

(5)

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(b) (i) P is the point on L1 when s = 1. Find the position vector of P.

(8)

6

(c) A third line L3 has direction vector x . If L1 and L3 are parallel, find the value of x.

30

(3)

(Total 16 marks)

121. The heights of trees in a forest are normally distributed with mean height 17 metres. One tree is

selected at random. The probability that a selected tree has a height greater than 24 metres is

0.06.

(a) Find the probability that the tree selected has a height less than 24 metres.

(2)

(b) The probability that the tree has a height less than D metres is 0.06.

Find the value of D.

(3)

(c) A woodcutter randomly selects 200 trees. Find the expected number of trees whose height

lies between 17 metres and 24 metres.

(4)

(Total 9 marks)

1

122. The probability of obtaining heads on a biased coin is .

3

(a) Sammy tosses the coin three times. Find the probability of getting

(5)

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(b) Amir plays a game in which he tosses the coin 12 times.

(ii) Amir wins $ 10 for each head obtained, and loses $ 6 for each tail.

Find his expected winnings.

(5)

(Total 10 marks)

(a) Find the two values of x at which the tangent to the graph of g is horizontal.

(8)

(6)

(Total 14 marks)

124. The diagram below shows part of the graph of y = sin 2x. The shaded region is between x = 0

and x = m.

(2)

(2)

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(c) Find the area of the shaded region.

(6)

(Total 10 marks)

125. Consider the infinite geometric sequence 25, 5, 1, 0.2, … .

(b) Find

(Total 6 marks)

2 1 7

126. Consider the events A and B, where P(A) = , P(B′) = and P(A B) = .

5 4 8

(Total 6 marks)

Calculate

(Total 6 marks)

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128. The cumulative frequency graph below shows the heights of 120 girls in a school.

130

120

110

100

90

Cumulative frequency

80

70

60

50

40

30

20

10

0

150 155 160 165 170 175 180 185

Height in centimetres

(b) Given that 60 of the girls are taller than a cm, find the value of a.

(Total 6 marks)

129. Given that p = loga 5, q = loga 2, express the following in terms of p and/or q.

(a) loga 10

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(b) loga 8

(Total 6 marks)

130. The following diagram shows a triangle ABC, where AĈB is 90, AB = 3, AC = 2 and BÂC

is .

5

(a) Show that sin = .

3

4 5

(b) Show that sin 2 = .

9

(Total 6 marks)

131. The functions f (x) and g (x) are defined by f (x) = ex and g (x) = ln (1+ 2x).

(Total 6 marks)

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132. The velocity v of a particle at time t is given by v = e−2t + 12t. The displacement of the particle

at time t is s. Given that s = 2 when t = 0, express s in terms of t.

(Total 6 marks)

133. The heights of boys at a particular school follow a normal distribution with a standard deviation

of 5 cm. The probability of a boy being shorter than 153 cm is 0.705.

(b) Find the probability of a boy being taller than 156 cm.

(Total 6 marks)

(i) f ′ (1);

(ii) f ′ (3).

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(b) On the diagram below, draw the graph of y = 3 f (−x).

(Total 6 marks)

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135. Consider the expansion of the expression (x3 − 3x)6.

(Total 6 marks)

The tangents to the curve of f at the points P and Q are parallel to the x-axis, where P is to the

left of Q.

(Total 6 marks)

3

137. It is given that

1

f (x)dx = 5.

3

(a) Write down

1

2 f (x)dx.

3

(b) Find the value of 1

(3x2 + f (x))dx.

(Total 6 marks)

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138. (a) Given that (2x)2 + (2x) −12 can be written as (2x + a)(2x + b), where a, b , find the

value of a and of b.

(b) Hence find the exact solution of the equation (2x)2 + (2x) −12 = 0, and explain why there

is only one solution.

(Total 6 marks)

139. The population of a city at the end of 1972 was 250 000. The population increases by 1.3 per

year.

(Total 6 marks)

140. One of the terms of the expansion of (x + 2y)10 is ax8 y2. Find the value of a.

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

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142. The eye colour of 97 students is recorded in the chart below.

Male 21 16 9

Female 19 19 13

(b) Write down the probability that the student has green eyes, given that the student is a

female.

(c) Find the probability that the student has green eyes or is male.

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

145. The weights of a group of children are normally distributed with a mean of 22.5 kg and a

standard deviation of 2.2 kg.

(a) Write down the probability that a child selected at random has a weight more than 25.8

kg.

(b) Of the group 95 weigh less than k kilograms. Find the value of k.

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(c) The diagram below shows a normal curve.

On the diagram, shade the region that represents the following information:

(Total 6 marks)

146. The velocity, v, in m s−1 of a particle moving in a straight line is given by v = e3t−2, where t is

the time in seconds.

(b) At what value of t does the particle have a velocity of 22.3 m s−1?

(Total 6 marks)

18, 18, 19, 19, 20, 22, 22, 23, 27, 28, 28, 31, 34, 34, 36.

The box and whisker plot for this data is shown below.

(Total 6 marks)

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148. The following diagram shows a sector of a circle of radius r cm, and angle at the centre. The

perimeter of the sector is 20 cm.

20 2r

(a) Show that = .

r

(Total 6 marks)

149. Consider two different quadratic functions of the form f (x) = 4x2 − qx + 25. The graph of each

function has its vertex on the x-axis.

(c) Find the coordinates of the point of intersection of the two graphs.

(Total 6 marks)

(c) Find the coordinates of the point of intersection of the graphs of f and g.

(Total 6 marks)

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151. The graph of a function f is shown in the diagram below. The point A (–1, 1) is on the graph,

and y = −1 is a horizontal asymptote.

(c) Let A′ be the point on the graph of g corresponding to point A. Write down the

coordinates of A′.

(Total 6 marks)

π 3π

(b) In the interval x , one normal to the graph of f has equation x = k.

4 4

Find the value of k.

(Total 6 marks)

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153. The histogram below represents the ages of 270 people in a village.

Mid-interval

Age range Frequency

value

0 age 20 40 10

20 ≤ age 40

40 ≤ age 60

60 ≤ age 80

80 ≤ age ≤100

(2)

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

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154. The Venn diagram below shows information about 120 students in a school. Of these, 40 study

Chinese (C), 35 study Japanese (J), and 30 study Spanish (S).

A student is chosen at random from the group. Find the probability that the student

(1)

(2)

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

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155. A bag contains four apples (A) and six bananas (B). A fruit is taken from the bag and eaten.

Then a second fruit is taken and eaten.

(a) Complete the tree diagram below by writing probabilities in the spaces provided.

(3)

(b) Find the probability that one of each type of fruit was eaten.

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

156. The following diagram shows part of the graph of y = cos x for 0 x 2. Regions A and B are

shaded.

(1)

(1)

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(c) Find the total area of the shaded regions.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

157. The first four terms of a sequence are 18, 54, 162, 486.

(a) Use all four terms to show that this is a geometric sequence.

(2)

(b) (i) Find an expression for the nth term of this geometric sequence.

(ii) If the nth term of the sequence is 1062 882, find the value of n.

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

158. (a) Write down the first three terms of the sequence un = 3n, for n 1.

(1)

(b) Find

20

(i) 3n ;

n 1

100

(ii) 3n .

n 21

(5)

(Total 6 marks)

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159. Let f (x) = loga x, x 0.

(i) f (a);

(ii) f (1);

(iii) f (a4 ).

(3)

y

1

f

–2 –1 0 1 2 x

–1

–2

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

160. Consider the function f (x) = 4x3 + 2x. Find the equation of the normal to the curve of f at the

point where x =1.

(Total 6 marks)

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161. Differentiate each of the following with respect to x.

(a) y = sin 3x

(1)

(b) y = x tan x

(2)

ln x

(c) y=

x

(3)

(Total 6 marks)

x

162. The diagram below shows the graph of f (x) = 1 + tan for −360 x 360.

2

(2)

(2)

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(c) Solve f (x) = 0 for −360 x 360.

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

163. The following diagram shows part of the graph of f (x) = 5 − x2 with vertex V (0, 5).

h

Its image y = g (x) after a translation with vector has vertex T (3, 6).

k

(i) h;

(ii) k.

(2)

(2)

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

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164. A discrete random variable X has a probability distribution as shown in the table below.

x 0 1 2 3

(2)

(4)

(Total 6 marks)

4

1

165. (a) Expand e in terms of e.

e

(4)

4 4

1 1

(b) Express e + e as the sum of three terms.

e e

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

166. The area A km2 affected by a forest fire at time t hours is given by A = A0 ekt.

When t = 5, the area affected is 1 km2 and the rate of change of the area is 0.2 km2 h−1.

(4)

1

(b) Given that A0 = , find the value of t when 100 km2 are affected.

e

(2)

(Total 6 marks)

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167. On the axes below, sketch a curve y = f (x) which satisfies the following conditions.

−2 x 0 negative positive

0 –1 0 positive

0 x 1 positive positive

1 2 positive 0

(Total 6 marks)

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168. Let A and B be independent events such that P(A) = 0.3 and P(B) = 0.8.

(Total 6 marks)

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169. The following diagram shows part of the graph of f (x).

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(c) Which diagram is the graph of f (–x)

(Total 6 marks)

170. The heights of a group of students are normally distributed with a mean of 160 cm and a

standard deviation of 20 cm.

(a) A student is chosen at random. Find the probability that the student’s height is greater

than 180 cm.

(b) In this group of students, 11.9 have heights less than d cm. Find the value of d.

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

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174. Consider the four numbers a, b, c, d with a b c ≤ d, where a, b, c, d .

The mean of the four numbers is 4.

The mode is 3.

The median is 3.

The range is 6.

(Total 6 marks)

175. (a) Let logc 3 = p and logc 5 = q. Find an expression in terms of p and q for

1

(b) Find the value of d if log d 6 = .

2

(Total 6 marks)

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176. The following diagram shows part of the curve of a function ƒ. The points A, B, C, D and E lie

on the curve, where B is a minimum point and D is a maximum point.

(a) Complete the following table, noting whether ƒ′(x) is positive, negative or zero at the

given points.

A B E

f ′ (x)

(b) Complete the following table, noting whether ƒ′′(x) is positive, negative or zero at the

given points.

A C E

ƒ′′ (x)

(Total 6 marks)

177. The velocity, v m s−1, of a moving object at time t seconds is given by v = 4t3 − 2t.

When t = 2, the displacement, s, of the object is 8 metres.

(Total 6 marks)

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178. The following diagram shows a circle with radius r and centre O. The points A, B and C are on

the circle and AÔC =.

4 2

The area of sector OABC is and the length of arc ABC is .

3 3

(Total 6 marks)

179. Let ƒ (x) = a sin b (x − c). Part of the graph of ƒ is given below.

(Total 6 marks)

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180. Let ƒ (x) = 3 sin 2x, for 1 x 4 and g (x) = −5x2 + 27x − 35 for 1 x 4. The graph of ƒ is

shown below.

(b) One solution of ƒ (x) = g (x) is 1.89. Write down the other solution.

(c) Let h (x) = g (x) − ƒ (x). Given that h (x) 0 for p x q, write down the value of p and

of q.

(Total 6 marks)

181. Consider the infinite geometric series 405 + 270 + 180 +....

(a) For this series, find the common ratio, giving your answer as a fraction in its simplest

form.

(c) Find the exact value of the sum of the infinite series.

(Total 6 marks)

182. The points P(−2, 4), Q (3, 1) and R (1, 6) are shown in the diagram below.

(b) Find a vector equation for the line through R parallel to the line (PQ).

(Total 6 marks)

(i) r;

(ii) s.

(Total 6 marks)

(a) ln (x + 2) = 3.

(Total 6 marks)

185. The probability distribution of the discrete random variable X is given by the following table.

x 1 2 3 4 5

(Total 6 marks)

The gradient of the curve has its maximum value at point B and its minimum value at point D.

The tangent is horizontal at points C and E.

(a) Complete the table below, by stating whether the first derivative g′ is positive or negative,

and whether the second derivative g′′ is positive or negative.

Interval g′ g′′

axb

exƒ

(b) Complete the table below by noting the points on the graph described by the following

conditions.

Conditions Point

(Total 6 marks)

The graph of y = x2 is transformed into the graph of y = 2x2 – 12x + 23 by the transformations

a horizontal translation of p units followed by

a vertical translation of q units.

(i) k;

(ii) p;

(iii) q.

(Total 6 marks)

188. The diagram below shows a circle of radius r and centre O. The angle AÔB = .

The length of the arc AB is 24 cm. The area of the sector OAB is 180 cm2.

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

190. Consider the function ƒ : x 3x2 – 5x + k.

The equation of the tangent to the graph of ƒ at x = p is y = 7x – 9. Find the value of

(b) p;

(c) k.

(Total 6 marks)

191. In a class, 40 students take chemistry only, 30 take physics only, 20 take both chemistry and

physics, and 60 take neither.

(a) Find the probability that a student takes physics given that the student takes chemistry.

(b) Find the probability that a student takes physics given that the student does not take

chemistry.

(c) State whether the events “taking chemistry” and “taking physics” are mutually exclusive,

independent, or neither. Justify your answer.

(Total 6 marks)

192. The diagram below shows the graph of ƒ (x) = x2 e–x for 0 x 6. There are points of inflexion

at A and C and there is a maximum at B.

(a) Using the product rule for differentiation, find ƒ′ (x).

(c) The second derivative of ƒ is ƒ′′ (x) = (x2 – 4x + 2) e–x. Use this result to find the exact

value of the x-coordinate of C.

(Total 6 marks)

(c) Find the value of t when the maximum value of a first occurs.

(Total 6 marks)

194. The four populations A, B, C and D are the same size and have the same range.

Frequency histograms for the four populations are given below.

(a) Each of the three box and whisker plots below corresponds to one of the four populations.

Write the letter of the correct population under each plot.

(b) Each of the three cumulative frequency diagrams below corresponds to one of the four

populations. Write the letter of the correct population under each diagram.

(Total 6 marks)

195. Let ln a = p, ln b = q. Write the following expressions in terms of p and q.

(a) ln a3b

a

(b) ln

b

(Total 6 marks)

196. The box and whisker diagram shown below represents the marks received by 32 students.

(c) Estimate the number of students who received a mark greater than 6.

(Total 6 marks)

197. The following diagram shows the graph of a function f.

Complete the table below, noting which one of the diagrams above represents the graph of

(a) f ′(x);

(b) f ′′(x).

Graph Diagram

(a) f ′ (x)

(Total 6 marks)

2 1

198. Events E and F are independent, with P(E) = and P(E F) = . Calculate

3 3

(a) P(F);

(Total 6 marks)

199. Part of the graph of the function y = d (x −m)2 + p is given in the diagram below.

The x-intercepts are (1, 0) and (5, 0). The vertex is V(m, 2).

(i) m;

(ii) p.

(b) Find d.

(Total 6 marks)

200. The line L passes through the points A (3, 2, 1) and B (1, 5, 3).

(b) Write down a vector equation of the line L in the form r = a + tb.

(Total 6 marks)

201. Find the exact value of x in each of the following equations.

(Total 6 marks)

5x

202. Let g (x) = 3x – 2, h (x) = , x 4.

x4

(Total 6 marks)

203. The velocity v in m s−1 of a moving body at time t seconds is given by v = e2t−1. When t = 0 5.

the displacement of the body is 10 m. Find the displacement when t =1.

(Total 6 marks)

204. The line L passes through A (0, 3) and B (1, 0). The origin is at O. The point R (x, 3 − 3x) is on

L, and (OR) is perpendicular to L.

(Total 6 marks)

205. A fair coin is tossed five times. Calculate the probability of obtaining

(Total 6 marks)

π

206. The function f is defined by f : x 30 sin 3x cos 3x, 0 x .

3

(a) Write down an expression for f (x) in the form a sin 6x, where a is an integer.

(Total 6 marks)

207. The heights of certain flowers follow a normal distribution. It is known that 20 of these

flowers have a height less than 3 cm and 10 have a height greater than 8 cm.

(Total 6 marks)

208. The shaded region in the diagram below is bounded by f (x) = x , x = a, and the x-axis. The

shaded region is revolved around the x-axis through 360. The volume of the solid formed is

0.845.

(Total 6 marks)

209. A test marked out of 100 is written by 800 students. The cumulative frequency graph for the

marks is given below.

800

700

600

Number

of 500

candidates

400

300

200

100

10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100

Mark

(a) Write down the number of students who scored 40 marks or less on the test.

(b) The middle 50% of test results lie between marks a and b, where a < b. Find a and b.

(Total 6 marks)

210. A theatre has 20 rows of seats. There are 15 seats in the first row, 17 seats in the second row,

and each successive row of seats has two more seats in it than the previous row.

(Total 6 marks)

211. The function f is given by f (x) = 2sin (5x – 3).

(Total 6 marks)

212. The diagram shows a cube, OABCDEFG where the length of each edge is 5cm. Express the

following vectors in terms of i, j and k.

E

G

y

F

C

k

j

O

i B

(a) OG ;

(b) BD ;

(c) EB .

(Total 6 marks)

213. The graph of a function of the form y = p cos qx is given in the diagram below.

y

40

30

20

10

x

/2

–10

–20

–30

–40

(Total 6 marks)

214. The velocity v m s–1 of a moving body at time t seconds is given by v = 50 – 10t.

(Total 6 marks)

(Total 6 marks)

216. A sum of $5000 is invested at a compound interest rate of 6.3% per annum.

(a) Write down an expression for the value of the investment after n full years.

(b) What will be the value of the investment at the end of five years?

(c) The value of the investment will exceed $10000 after n full years,

(Total 6 marks)

3

217. The function f is defined by f ( x) , for –3 < x < 3.

9 – x2

(Total 6 marks)

218. A triangle has its vertices at A(–1, 3), B(3, 6) and C(–4, 4).

(Total 6 marks)

219. A factory makes calculators. Over a long period, 2% of them are found to be faulty. A random

sample of 100 calculators is tested.

(a) Write down the expected number of faulty calculators in the sample.

(c) Find the probability that more than one calculator is faulty.

(Total 6 marks)

(b) The graph of f is translated 3 units in the positive x-direction and 5 units in the positive

y-direction. Find the function g for the translated graph, giving your answer in the form

g (x) = 3(x – p)2 + q.

(Total 6 marks)

221. The speeds of cars at a certain point on a straight road are normally distributed with mean and

standard deviation . 15% of the cars travelled at speeds greater than 90 km h–1 and 12% of

them at speeds less than 40 km h–1. Find and .

(Total 6 marks)

222. Let Sn be the sum of the first n terms of an arithmetic sequence, whose first three terms are u1,

u2 and u3. It is known that S1 = 7, and S2 = 18.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

223. Consider the line L with equation y + 2x = 3. The line L1 is parallel to L and passes through the

point (6, –4).

(c) Find the x-coordinate of the point where line L1 crosses the x-axis.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

224. Consider the expansion of (x2 – 2)5.

(b) The first four terms of the expansion in descending powers of x are

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

225. The following diagram shows a circle of centre O, and radius r. The shaded sector OACB has

an area of 27 cm2. Angle AÔB = θ = 1.5 radians.

A

C

B

r

O

(a) Find the radius.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

226. Two unbiased 6-sided dice are rolled, a red one and a black one. Let E and F be the events

Find

(a) P(E);

(b) P(F);

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

227. Let f (x) = (3x + 4)5. Find

(a) f (x);

(b) f (x)dx.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answer:

....……………………………………..........

(Total 6 marks)

229. The curve y = f (x) passes through the point (2, 6).

dy

Given that = 3x2 – 5, find y in terms of x.

dx

Working:

Answer:

....……………………………………..........

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

3 2

231. Find the cosine of the angle between the two vectors and .

4 1

Working:

Answer:

....……………………………………..........

(Total 6 marks)

232. The 45 students in a class each recorded the number of whole minutes, x, spent doing

experiments on Monday. The results are x = 2230.

(a) Find the mean number of minutes the students spent doing experiments on Monday.

Two new students joined the class and reported that they spent 37 minutes and 30 minutes

respectively.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

(a) Find f –1(x).

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

y

2

–2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 x

–1

–2

(a) On each of the following diagrams draw the required graph,

(i) y = 2 f (x);

y

2

–2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 x

–1

–2

(ii) y = f (x – 3).

y

2

–2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 x

–1

–2

(b) The point A (3, –1) is on the graph of f. The point A is the corresponding point on the

graph of y = –f (x) + 1. Find the coordinates of A.

Working:

Answer:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

9

(a) The graph of y intersects the x-axis at point A. Find the x-coordinate of A, where

0 x π.

9 2

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

236. The table below shows some values of two functions, f and g, and of their derivatives f and g .

x 1 2 3 4

f (x) 5 4 –1 3

g (x) 1 –2 2 –5

f (x) 5 6 0 7

g (x) –6 –4 –3 4

dx

3

(b) g'( x) 6dx .

1

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

237. In triangle PQR, PQ is 10 cm, QR is 8 cm and angle PQR is acute. The area of the triangle is 20

cm2. Find the size of angle PQ̂R.

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

238. A class contains 13 girls and 11 boys. The teacher randomly selects four students. Determine

the probability that all four students selected are girls.

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

239. Given that 3 7

3

= p + q 7 where p and q are integers, find

(a) p;

(b) q.

Working:

Answers:

(a) .................................................

(b) .................................................

(Total 6 marks)

240. The following table shows the mathematics marks scored by students.

Mark 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Frequency 0 4 6 k 8 6 6

Working:

Answers:

(a) .................................................

(b) .................................................

(Total 6 marks)

241. Part of the graph of f (x) = (x – p) (x – q) is shown below.

Working:

Answers:

(a) .....................................................

(b) .....................................................

(c) .....................................................

(Total 6 marks)

1

242. Consider the functions f (x) = 2x and g (x) = , x 3.

x 3

Working:

Answers:

(a) .....................................................

(b) .....................................................

(c) .....................................................

(Total 6 marks)

243. The first term of an infinite geometric sequence is 18, while the third term is 8. There are two

possible sequences. Find the sum of each sequence.

Working:

Answers:

.........................................................

.........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

k 1

244. Given 3 x2

dx = ln 7, find the value of k.

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

245. A machine was purchased for $10000. Its value V after t years is given by V =100000e−0.3t. The

machine must be replaced at the end of the year in which its value drops below $1500.

Determine in how many years the machine will need to be replaced.

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

246. Let f (x) = 6 sin x , and g (x) = 6e–x – 3 , for 0 x 2. The graph of f is shown on the diagram

below. There is a maximum value at B (0.5, b).

y

B

x

0 1 2

Working:

Answers:

(a) .................................................

(b) .................................................

(Total 6 marks)

247. Let f (x) = (2x + 7)3 and g (x) cos2 (4x). Find

(a) f ′ (x);

(b) g′ (x).

Working:

Answers:

(b) .................................................

(Total 6 marks)

248. The events A and B are independent such that P(B) = 3P(A) and P(AB) = 0.68. Find P(B)

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

249. A boat B moves with constant velocity along a straight line. Its velocity vector is given by

4

v = .

3

(c) Write down a vector equation representing the position of B, giving your answer in the

form r = a + tb.

Working:

Answers:

(a) .....................................................

(b) .....................................................

(c) .....................................................

(Total 6 marks)

250. Consider the equation 3 cos 2x + sin x = 1

(a) Write this equation in the form f (x) = 0 , where f (x) = p sin2 x + q sin x + r , and p , q , r

.

Working:

Answers:

(b) .....................................................

(c) .....................................................

(Total 6 marks)

251. The following diagram shows a rectangular area ABCD enclosed on three sides by 60 m of

fencing, and on the fourth by a wall AB.

Find the width of the rectangle that gives its maximum area.

Working:

Answers:

........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

252. Let f (x) = x3 – 2x2 – 1.

(b) Find the gradient of the curve of f (x) at the point (2, –1).

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………

(b) …………………………………………

(Total 6 marks)

253. The diagram below shows two circles which have the same centre O and radii 16 cm and 10 cm

respectively. The two arcs AB and CD have the same sector angle = 1.5 radians.

A B

C D

Find the area of the shaded region.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

254. The cumulative frequency curve below shows the marks obtained in an examination by a group

of 200 students.

200

190

180

170

160

150

140

Number

of 130

students

120

110

100

90

80

70

60

50

40

30

20

10

0

10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100

Mark obtained

(a) Use the cumulative frequency curve to complete the frequency table below.

Number of

22 20

students

(b) Forty percent of the students fail. Find the pass mark.

Working:

Answer:

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

255. Let f (x) = 2x + 1.

(b) Let g (x) = f (x +3) –2. On the grid below draw the graph of g (x) for –3 x –1.

y

6

–6 –5 –4 –3 –2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 x

–1

–2

–3

–4

–5

–6

Working:

(Total 6 marks)

1 3 7

256. Let A and B be events such that P(A) = , P(B) = and P(A B) = .

2 4 8

(c) Are the events A and B independent? Give a reason for your answer.

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(c) ……………………………………..........

(Total 6 marks)

257. Let f (x) = sin (2x + 1), 0 x π.

y

2

1.5

0.5

0

0.5 1 1.5 2 2.5 3 3.5 x

–0.5

–1

–1.5

–2

(b) Find the x-coordinates of the maximum and minimum points of f (x), giving your answers

correct to one decimal place.

Working:

Answer:

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

258. Let p = log10 x, q = log10 y and r = log10 z.

x

Write the expression log10 2 in terms of p, q and r.

y z

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

259. In a triangle ABC, AB = 4 cm, AC = 3 cm and the area of the triangle is 4.5 cm2.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

260. Solve the equation 2 cos2 x = sin 2x for 0 x π, giving your answers in terms of π.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

261. A car starts by moving from a fixed point A. Its velocity, v m s–1 after t seconds is given by

v = 4t + 5 – 5e–t. Let d be the displacement from A when t = 4.

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

262. The following table shows four series of numbers. One of these series is geometric, one of the

series is arithmetic and the other two are neither geometric nor arithmetic.

(a) Complete the table by stating the type of series that is shown.

(i) 1 11 111 1111 11111 …

(ii) 3 9 27

1 …

4 16 64

(iii) 0.9 0.875 0.85 0.825 0.8 …

(iv) 1 2 3 4 5

2 3 4 5 6

(b) The geometric series can be summed to infinity. Find this sum.

Working:

Answer:

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

263. The table below shows the marks gained in a test by a group of students.

Mark 1 2 3 4 5

Number of students 5 10 p 6 2

The median is 3 and the mode is 2. Find the two possible values of p.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

L1 : r = 2i + 3j + t(i– 3j)

L2 : r = i + 2j + s(i – j)

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

265. The equation x2 – 2kx + 1 = 0 has two distinct real roots. Find the set of all possible values of k.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

266. When the expression (2 + ax)10 is expanded, the coefficient of the term in x3 is 414 720. Find

the value of a.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

267. The following diagram shows a triangle ABC, where BC = 5 cm, B̂ = 60°, Ĉ = 40°.

60° 40°

B C

5 cm

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

268. Let f (x) = 6 3 x 2 . Find f (x).

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………........

(Total 6 marks)

269. The cumulative frequency curve below shows the heights of 120 basketball players in

centimetres.

120

110

100

90

80

70

60

Number of players

50

40

30

20

10

0

160 165 170 175 180 185 190 195 200

Height in centimetres

Use the curve to estimate

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………........

(Total 6 marks)

271. The following diagram shows a circle divided into three sectors A, B and C. The angles at the

centre of the circle are 90°, 120° and 150°. Sectors A and B are shaded as shown.

C 90°

150°

120°

The arrow is spun. It cannot land on the lines between the sectors. Let A, B, C and S be the

events defined by

B: Arrow lands in sector B

C: Arrow lands in sector C

S: Arrow lands in a shaded region.

Find

(a) P(B);

(b) P(S);

(c) P(AS).

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(c) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

x2 y

Write log 3 in terms of a, b and c.

z

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………........

(Total 6 marks)

273. Let a, b, c and d be integers such that a < b, b < c and c = d.

The range of these four numbers is 8.

The mean of these four numbers is 8.

Working:

Answers:

a = ............................., b = .............................

c = ............................., d = .............................

(Total 6 marks)

274. Let f (x) = 2x + 1 and g (x) = 3x2 – 4.

Find

(a) f –1(x);

(b) (g f ) (–2);

(c) ( f g) (x).

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(c) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

275. The displacement s metres of a car, t seconds after leaving a fixed point A, is given by

s = 10t – 0.5t2.

(c) Calculate the displacement of the car from A when the velocity is zero.

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(c) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

276. Let f (x) = 2 + cos (2x) – 2 sin (0.5x) for 0 x 3, where x is in radians.

(a) On the grid below, sketch the curve of y = f (x), indicating clearly the point P on the curve

where the derivative is zero.

y

4

3

2

1

0

0.5 1 1.5 2 2.5 3 x

–1

–2

–3

–4

(b) Write down the solutions of f (x) = 0.

Working:

Answer:

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

Calculate

Working:

Answers:

(a) …………………………………………..

(b) …………………………………………..

(Total 6 marks)

1

278. The derivative of the function f is given by f (x) = e–2x + , x < 1.

1 x

The graph of y = f (x) passes through the point (0, 4). Find an expression for f (x).

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………........

(Total 6 marks)

3

279. Let f be a function such that

0

f ( x ) dx 8 .

3

(i) 0

2 f ( x) dx;

3

(ii) f ( x) 2dx.

0

d

(b) If

c

f ( x 2)dx 8 , write down the value of c and of d.

Working:

Answers:

(ii) .......................................................

(b) c = ......................., d = .......................

(Total 6 marks)

280. The diagram below shows a circle of radius 5 cm with centre O. Points A and B are on the

circle, and AÔB is 0.8 radians. The point N is on [OB] such that [AN] is perpendicular to

[OB].

5 cm

0.8

O B

N

Find the area of the shaded region.

Working:

Answer:

…………………………………………........

(Total 6 marks)

281. Part of the graph of the periodic function f is shown below. The domain of f is 0 x 15 and

the period is 3.

f(x)

4

0 x

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

(a) Find

(i) f (2);

(b) How many solutions are there to the equation f (x) = 1 over the given domain?

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ………………………………………

(iii) ………………………………………

(b) ……………………………………………

(Total 6 marks)

282. Gwendolyn added the multiples of 3, from 3 to 3750 and found that

3 + 6 + 9 + … + 3750 = s.

Calculate s.

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

284. The number of hours of sleep of 21 students are shown in the frequency table below.

4 2

5 5

6 4

7 3

8 4

10 2

12 1

Find

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

285. Part of the graph of y = p + q cos x is shown below. The graph passes through the points (0, 3)

and (, –1).

0

2 x

–1

(a) p;

(b) q.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

x

286. Let f (x) = e 3 + 5 cos 2x. Find f (x).

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

287. Find all solutions of the equation cos 3x = cos (0.5x), for 0 x .

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

288. The vector equations of two lines are given below.

5 3 – 2 4

r1 = + , r2 = + t

1 – 2 2 1

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

289. Consider events A, B such that P (A) 0, P (A) 1, P (B) 0, and P (B) 1.

In each of the situations (a), (b), (c) below state whether A and B are

independent (I);

neither (N).

(b) P(A B) = 0

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

3

290. Given that 1

g ( x)dx = 10, deduce the value of

3 1

(a) 1 2

g ( x)dx;

3

(b) 1

( g ( x) 4)dx.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

291. Given that log5 x = y, express each of the following in terms of y.

(a) log5 x2

(b) log5 1

x

(c) log25 x

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

x

292. Let f (x) = e–x, and g (x) = , x –1. Find

1 x

(a) f –1 (x);

(b) (g ° f ) (x).

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 2 marks)

294. A family of functions is given by

One of these functions is chosen at random. Calculate the probability that the curve of this

function crosses the x-axis.

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

295. The diagram below shows a triangle and two arcs of circles.

The triangle ABC is a right-angled isosceles triangle, with AB = AC = 2. The point P is the

midpoint of [BC].

E

B

P

2

A 2 C

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

296. Consider the following relations between two variables x and y.

A. y = sin x

B. y is directly proportional to x

C. y = 1 + tan x

E. y = 2x

Each sketch below could represent exactly two of the above relations on a certain interval.

y y y

x x x

Complete the table below, by writing the letter for the two relations that each sketch could

represent.

(i)

(ii)

(iii)

297. A student measured the diameters of 80 snail shells. His results are shown in the following

cumulative frequency graph. The lower quartile (LQ) is 14 mm and is marked clearly on the

graph.

90

80

70

Cumulative frequency

60

50

40

30

20

10

0

0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45

LQ = 14

Diameter (mm)

(a) On the graph, mark clearly in the same way and write down the value of

Working:

Answer:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

298. The graph of the function f (x) = 3x – 4 intersects the x-axis at A and the y-axis at B.

(i) A;

(ii) B.

(b) Let O denote the origin. Find the area of triangle OAB.

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ...........................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

299. The equation kx2 + 3x + 1 = 0 has exactly one solution. Find the value of k.

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

300. A painter has 12 tins of paint. Seven tins are red and five tins are yellow. Two tins are chosen at

random. Calculate the probability that both tins are the same colour.

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

(2 + ax)4 = 16 + 32ax + …

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

302. Arturo goes swimming every week. He swims 200 metres in the first week. Each week he

swims 30 metres more than the previous week. He continues for one year (52 weeks).

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

4 3

303. A vector equation for the line L is r = + t .

4 1

Which of the following are also vector equations for the same line L?

4 2

A. r = + t .

4 1

4 6

B. r = + t .

4 2

0 1

C. r = + t .

1 3

7 3

D. r = + t .

5 1

Working:

Answer:

……..................................................................

……..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

q

304. (a) The diagram shows part of the graph of the function f (x) = . The curve passes

x– p

through the point A (3, 10). The line (CD) is an asymptote.

y

C

15

10 A

–15 –10 –5 0 5 10 15 x

-5

-10

-15

D

(i) p;

(ii) q.

(b) The graph of f (x) is transformed as shown in the following diagram. The point A is

transformed to A (3, –10).

y

C

15

10

–15 –10 –5 0 5 10 15 x

–5

–10

A

–15

D

Give a full geometric description of the transformation.

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ...........................................................

(b) ..................................................................

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

60 – 30

305. (a) Find the scalar product of the vectors and .

25 40

(b) Two markers are at the points P (60, 25) and Q (–30, 40). A surveyor stands at O (0, 0)

and looks at marker P. Find the angle she turns through to look at marker Q.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

306. The mass m kg of a radio-active substance at time t hours is given by

m = 4e–0.2t.

(b) The mass is reduced to 1.5 kg. How long does this take?

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

dy

307. It is given that = x3+2x – 1 and that y = 13 when x = 2.

dx

Find y in terms of x.

Working:

Answer:

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

308. The function f is given by f (x) = x2 – 6x + 13, for x 3.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

309. (a) Factorize the expression 3 sin2 x – 11 sin x + 6.

(i) Find the two values of sin x which satisfy this equation,

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) (i) ...........................................................

(ii) ...........................................................

(Total 6 marks)

310. (a) Find (1 + 3 sin (x + 2))dx.

(b) The diagram shows part of the graph of the function f (x) = 1 + 3 sin (x + 2).

a

The area of the shaded region is given by 0

f ( x)dx .

–4 –2 0 2 4 x

–2

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

311. The diagram shows the graph of y = f (x).

y

0 x

On the grid below sketch the graph of y = f (x).

y

0 x

(Total 6 marks)

312. From January to September, the mean number of car accidents per month was 630. From

October to December, the mean was 810 accidents per month.

What was the mean number of car accidents per month for the whole year?

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

313. In an arithmetic sequence, the first term is –2, the fourth term is 16, and the nth term is 11 998.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

x

314. Let f (x) = 2x, and g (x) = , (x 2).

x–2

Find

(a) (g f ) (3);

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

315. The following diagram shows a circle of centre O, and radius 15 cm. The arc ACB subtends an

angle of 2 radians at the centre O.

C

A B

15

Diagram not to scale

cm

2 rad

O AÔB = 2 radians

OA = 15 cm

Find

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

x 1 – 2

316. A vector equation of a line is t , t .

y 2 3

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

317. Two boats A and B start moving from the same point P. Boat A moves in a straight line at

20 km h–1 and boat B moves in a straight line at 32 km h–1. The angle between their paths is

70°.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

9

1

318. Consider the expansion of 3x 2 – .

x

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

319. Let f (x) = sin 2x and g (x) = sin (0.5x).

3π

Find the number of solutions to this equation, for 0 x .

2

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ..........................................................

(b) .................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

320. Solve the equation log27 x = 1 – log27 (x – 0.4).

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

1

321. The derivative of the function f is given by f (x) = – 0.5 sin x, for x –1.

1 x

The graph of f passes through the point (0, 2). Find an expression for f (x).

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

322. A box contains 22 red apples and 3 green apples. Three apples are selected at random, one after

the other, without replacement.

(a) The first two apples are green. What is the probability that the third apple is red?

(b) What is the probability that exactly two of the three apples are red?

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

323. The diagram shows part of the graph of y = a (x – h)2 + k. The graph has its vertex at P, and

passes through the point A with coordinates (1, 0).

y

P

2

A

–1 0 1 x

(i) h;

(ii) k.

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ..........................................................

(b) .................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

324. Figure 1 shows the graphs of the functions f1, f2, f3, f4.

Figure 2 includes the graphs of the derivatives of the functions shown in Figure 1, eg the

derivative of f1 is shown in diagram (d).

Figure 1 Figure 2

y y

f1 (a)

O x

x

O

y y

f2 (b)

x O x

O

y y

f3 (c)

x O x

O

y y

f4 (d)

O

x O x

y

(e)

O x

Complete the table below by matching each function with its derivative.

f1 (d)

f2

f3

f4

Working:

(Total 6 marks)

π π

C: – arctan x .

2 2

(a) Determine which statements are true for all real numbers x. Write your answers (yes or

no) in the table below.

Statement (a) Is the statement true for all (b) If not true, example

real numbers x? (Yes/No)

A

B

C

(b) If a statement is not true for all x, complete the last column by giving an example of one

value of x for which the statement is false.

Working:

(Total 6 marks)

(a) f (x);

(b) f ( x)dx.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

327. In triangle ABC, AC = 5, BC = 7, Â = 48°, as shown in the diagram.

48°

A B

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

328. Consider the function f (x) = 2x2 – 8x + 5.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

330. Solve the equation ex = 5 – 2x, giving your answer correct to four significant figures.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

1

331. Given that sin x = , where x is an acute angle, find the exact value of

3

(a) cos x;

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

3 4

332. For events A and B, the probabilities are P (A) = , P (B) = .

11 11

6

(a) P (A B) = ;

11

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

333. The graph of y = x3 – 10x2 +12x + 23 has a maximum point between x = –1 and x = 3. Find the

coordinates of this maximum point.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

334. Three positive integers a, b, and c, where a < b < c, are such that their median is 11, their mean

is 9 and their range is 10. Find the value of a.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

6–x

335. Consider the functions f : x 4(x – 1) and g : x .

2

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

336. Calculate the acute angle between the lines with equations

4 4 2 1

r = + s and r = + t

– 1 3 4 – 1

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

337. The diagram shows part of the curve y = sin x. The shaded region is bounded by the curve and

3π

the lines y = 0 and x = .

4

y

3 x

4

3π 2 3π 2

Given that sin = and cos =– , calculate the exact area of the shaded

4 2 4 2

region.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

338. $1000 is invested at 15% per annum interest, compounded monthly. Calculate the minimum

number of months required for the value of the investment to exceed $3000.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

(a) Write this equation in the form f (x) = 0, where f (x) = a cos2 x + b cos x + c,

and a, b, c .

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

340. The sketch shows part of the graph of y = f (x) which passes through the points A(–1, 3), B(0,

2), C(l, 0), D(2, 1) and E(3, 5).

6

E

5

4

A

3

B

2

D

1

C

–4 –3 –2 –1 0 1 2 3 4 5

–1

–2

(b) On the same axes, sketch the graph of the function g (x).

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

..................................................................

(Total 6 marks)

(a) the median;

Number (x) 1 2 3 4 5 6

Frequency (f ) 5 9 16 18 20 7

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

342. The diagram shows part of the graph with equation y = x2 + px + q. The graph cuts the x-axis at

–2 and 3.

x

–3 –2 –1 0 1 2 3 4

–2

–4

–6

Find the value of

(a) p;

(b) q.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

343. Each year for the past ﬁve years the population of a certain country has increased at a steady

rate of 2.7% per annum. The present population is 15.2 million.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

344. The following diagram shows a triangle with sides 5 cm, 7 cm, 8 cm.

5 7

Diagram not to scale

Find

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

345. The point P ( 1 , 0 ) lies on the graph of the curve of y = sin (2x –1).

2

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

347. A bag contains 10 red balls, 10 green balls and 6 white balls. Two balls are drawn at random

from the bag without replacement. What is the probability that they are of different colours?

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

348. Find

e

–4 x

(b) dx .

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

349. Find the angle between the following vectors a and b, giving your answer to the nearest degree.

a = –4i – 2j

b = i – 7j

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

350. (a) On the following diagram, sketch the graphs of y = ex and y = cos x

for –2 x 1.

y

2

x

–2 –1 0 1

–1

–2

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

351. The function f is deﬁned by

3

f :xa 3 – 2x , x .

2

Evaluate f –1(5).

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

352. (a) Write the expression 3 sin2 x + 4 cos x in the form a cos2 x + b cos x + c.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

353. The following diagram shows the graph of y = f (x). It has minimum and maximum points at

1

(0, 0) and ( 1, ).

2

3.5

2.5

1.5

0.5

–2 –1 0 1 2 3 x

–0.5

–1

–1.5

–2

–2.5

3

(a) On the same diagram, draw the graph of y f ( x – 1) .

2

(b) What are the coordinates of the minimum and maximum points of

3

y f ( x – 1) ?

2

Working:

Answer:

(b) ................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

354. In the following diagram, O is the centre of the circle and (AT) is the tangent to the circle at T.

O A

If OA = 12 cm, and the circle has a radius of 6 cm, ﬁnd the area of the shaded region.

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

355. The first three terms of an arithmetic sequence are 7, 9.5, 12.

(b) What is the sum of the first 101 terms of the sequence?

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

356. The diagram below shows a line passing through the points (1, 3) and (6, 5).

y

(6,5)

(1,3)

0 x

Find a vector equation for the line, giving your answer in the form

x a c

t , where t is any real number.

y b d

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

357. The diagram shows parts of the graphs of y = x2 and y = 5 – 3(x – 4)2.

y = x2

8

6 2

y = 5 – 3(x–4)

x

–2 0 2 4 6

The graph of y = x2 may be transformed into the graph of y = 5 – 3(x – 4)2 by these

transformations.

a vertical stretch with scale factor k followed by

a horizontal translation of p units followed by

a vertical translation of q units.

(a) k;

(b) p;

(c) q.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

358. The diagram below shows a sector AOB of a circle of radius 15 cm and centre O. The angle at

the centre of the circle is 2 radians.

A B

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

1

359. Solve the equation log9 81 + log9 + log9 3 = log9 x.

9

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

360. The following Venn diagram shows the universal set U and the sets A and B.

U B

A

(a) Shade the area in the diagram which represents the set B A'.

(c) An element is selected at random from U. What is the probability that this element is

in B A′ ?

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

361. Consider the function f (x) = k sin x + 3x, where k is a constant.

(b) When x = , the gradient of the curve of f (x) is 8. Find the value of k.

3

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

x

362. The diagram below shows the graph of y = x sin , for 0 x < m, and 0 y < n, where x is in

3

radians and m and n are integers.

y

n

n–1

0 m–1 m x

(a) m;

(b) n.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

363. Given that f (x) = 2e3x, find the inverse function f –1(x).

Working:

Answer:

.......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

4 4 4

364. Consider the binomial expansion (1 x) 4 1 x x 2 x 3 x 4 .

1 2 3

4 4 4

(a) By substituting x = 1 into both sides, or otherwise, evaluate .

1 2 3

9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9

(b) Evaluate .

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2x x 1

365. The vectors and are perpendicular for two values of x.

x – 3 5

(a) Write down the quadratic equation which the two values of x must satisfy.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

366. The diagrams below show two triangles both satisfying the conditions

Diagrams not

to scale

Triangle 1 Triangle 2

A A

B C B C

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

367. The events B and C are dependent, where C is the event “a student takes Chemistry”, and B is

the event “a student takes Biology”. It is known that

Chemistry Biology

0.4 C

B

C

B

(c) Given that a student takes Biology, what is the probability that the student takes

Chemistry?

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

368. The depth, y metres, of sea water in a bay t hours after midnight may be represented by the

function

2

y a b cos t , where a, b and k are constants.

k

The water is at a maximum depth of 14.3 m at midnight and noon, and is at a minimum depth of

10.3 m at 06:00 and at 18:00.

(a) a;

(b) b;

(c) k.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

369. (a) Express f (x) = x2 – 6x + 14 in the form f (x) = (x – h)2 + k, where h and k are to be

determined.

(b) Hence, or otherwise, write down the coordinates of the vertex of the parabola with

equation y – x2 – 6x + 14.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

371. Town A is 48 km from town B and 32 km from town C as shown in the diagram.

32km

A

48km B

Given that town B is 56 km from town C, find the size of angle CÂB to the nearest degree.

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

372. In a survey of 200 people, 90 of whom were female, it was found that 60 people were

unemployed, including 20 males.

Unemployed

Employed

Totals 200

(b) If a person is selected at random from this group of 200, find the probability that this

person is

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ..........................................................

(Total 4 marks)

1 6

373. Find the size of the angle between the two vectors and . Give your answer to the

2 – 8

nearest degree.

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

374. A group of ten leopards is introduced into a game park. After t years the number of leopards, N,

is modelled by N = 10 e0.4t.

(b) How long will it take for the number of leopards to reach 100? Give your answers to an

appropriate degree of accuracy.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

375. Given the function f (x) = x2 – 3bx + (c + 2), determine the values of b and c such that f (1) = 0

and f (3) = 0.

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2

376. A line passes through the point (4,–1) and its direction is perpendicular to the vector . Find

3

the equation of the line in the form ax + by = p, where a, b and p are integers to be determined.

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2

P

378. Let log10P = x , log10Q = y and log10R = z. Express log10

3

in terms of x , y and z.

QR

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

379. The diagram shows the graph of y = f (x), with the x-axis as an asymptote.

B(5, 4)

A(–5, –4)

(a) On the same axes, draw the graph of y =f (x + 2) – 3, indicating the coordinates of the

images of the points A and B.

(b) Write down the equation of the asymptote to the graph of y = f (x + 2) – 3.

Working:

Answer:

(b)

...................................................................

.

(Total 4 marks)

(b) Solve the equation 2 cos2 x + sin x = 2 for x in the interval 0 x , giving your answers

exactly.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

381. Each day a runner trains for a 10 km race. On the first day she runs 1000 m, and then increases

the distance by 250 m on each subsequent day.

(b) What is the total distance she will have run in training by the end of that day? Give your

answer exactly.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

9

2

382. Determine the constant term in the expansion of x – 2 .

x

Working:

Answer:

....................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

383. (a) Sketch, on the given axes, the graphs of y = x2 and y – sin x for –1 x 2.

(b) Find the positive solution of the equation

x2 = sin x,

Working:

Answer:

(b)

...................................................................

.

(Total 4 marks)

384. In an arithmetic sequence, the first term is 5 and the fourth term is 40. Find the second term.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

385. Two functions f, g are defined as follows:

f : x 3x + 5

g : x 2(1 – x)

Find

(a) f –1(2);

(b) (g f )(–4).

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

386. In a survey, 100 students were asked “do you prefer to watch television or play sport?” Of the

46 boys in the survey, 33 said they would choose sport, while 29 girls made this choice.

Television

Sport 33 29

Total 46 100

(b) a student prefers to watch television, given that the student is a boy.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

387. The vectors u, v are given by u = 3i + 5j, v = i – 2j.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

(a) log2 5;

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

389. Solve the equation 3 cos x = 5 sin x, for x in the interval 0° x 360°, giving your answers to

the nearest degree.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

390. Find a vector equation of the line passing through (–1, 4) and (3, –1). Give your answer in the

form r = p + td, where t .

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

391. Find the coordinates of the point on the graph of y = x2 – x at which the tangent is parallel to the

line y = 5x.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

393. Find the sum of the infinite geometric series

2 4 8 16 ...

3 9 27 81

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

395. If A is an obtuse angle in a triangle and sin A = 5 , calculate the exact value of sin 2A.

13

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

396. The quadratic equation 4x2 + 4kx + 9 = 0, k > 0 has exactly one solution for x.

Find the value of k.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

397. The diagram shows three graphs.

B

y

A

Write down

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

398. Let f (x) = x3.

f (5 h) f (5)

(a) Evaluate for h = 0.1.

h

f (5 h) f (5)

(b) What number does approach as h approaches zero?

h

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

399. Two ordinary, 6-sided dice are rolled and the total score is noted.

(a) Complete the tree diagram by entering probabilities and listing outcomes.

Outcomes

6 ...............

.......

6

.......

....... not 6 ...............

6 ...............

....... .......

not 6

(b) Find the probability of getting one or more sixes.

Working:

Answer:

(b) ...............................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Score 10 20 30 40 50

Number of competitors

1 2 5 k 3

with this score

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

401. A curve with equation y =f (x) passes through the point (1, 1). Its gradient function is

f (x) = –2x + 3.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

3

402. Given that sin θ = 1 , cos θ = – and 0° ≤ θ ≤ 360°,

2 2

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

403. The line L passes through the origin and is parallel to the vector 2i + 3j.

Write down a vector equation for L.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

404. The following Venn diagram shows a sample space U and events A and B.

U A B

(b) Find

Working:

Answers:

(ii) ...........................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

405. The diagram shows a vertical pole PQ, which is supported by two wires fixed to the horizontal

ground at A and B.

36 B

30

Q 70

A

BQ = 40 m

PB̂Q = 36°

BÂQ = 70°

AB̂Q = 30°

Find

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

406. Given that f (x) = (2x + 5)3 find

(a) f (x);

(b) f ( x)dx.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

407. The diagrams show how the graph of y = x2 is transformed to the graph of y = f (x) in three

steps.

y y

(a)

1

0 x 0 x

y=x2 1

(b) (c) 7

y

0 1 x 0 1 x

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

408. The diagram shows a circle of radius 5 cm.

1 radian

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

409. f (x) = 4 sin 3x .

2

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

410. $1000 is invested at the beginning of each year for 10 years.

The rate of interest is fixed at 7.5% per annum. Interest is compounded annually.

(a) how much the first $1000 is worth at the end of the ten years;

(b) the total value of the investments at the end of the ten years.

Working:

Answers:

(a) ..................................................................

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

411. The triangle ABC is defined by the following information

2 3 0

OA = , AB = , AB BC = 0, AC is parallel to .

3 4 1

O x

–2 –1 1 2 3 4 5 6

–1

–2

–3

–4

(b) Write down the vector OC .

Working:

Answer:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

y

Complete the table below to show whether each expression is positive, negative or zero.

a

c

b2 – 4ac

b

Working:

(Total 4 marks)

413. The diagram shows the graph of the function y = 1 + 1 , 0 < x 4. Find the exact value of the

x

area of the shaded region.

4

1

y = 1+ –

x

3

2

1 13

1

0 1 2 3 4

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

414. (a) Factorize x2 – 3x – 10.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

f : x (x – p)(x – q).

y

– 12 2 x

(b) The function has a minimum value at the point C. Find the x-coordinate of C.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

416. Find the equation of the normal to the curve with equation

y = x3 + 1

Working:

Answer:

.........................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

417. Find the sum of the arithmetic series

17 + 27 + 37 +...+ 417.

Working:

Answer:

.........................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

418. A triangle has sides of length 4, 5, 7 units. Find, to the nearest tenth of a degree, the size of the

largest angle.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

419. The graph represents the function

f : x p cos x, p .

y

3

x

–3

Find

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2p 3

420. If A = and det A = 14, find the possible values of p.

4 p p

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

421. O is the centre of the circle which has a radius of 5.4 cm.

A B

The area of the shaded sector OAB is 21.6 cm2. Find the length of the minor arc AB.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

D C

A O B

(a) CD

(b) OA

(c) AD

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

2x

423. Solve the equation 9x–1 = 1 .

3

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

424. Find the coefficient of x5 in the expansion of (3x – 2)8.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

(a) 3 4x

(b) esin x

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

426. The vectors i , j are unit vectors along the x-axis and y-axis respectively.

The vectors u = – i + 2 j and v = 3 i + 5 j are given.

(a) Find u + 2 v in terms of i and j .

A vector w has the same direction as u + 2 v , and has a magnitude of 26.

(b) Find w in terms of i and j .

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

427. Two functions f and g are defined as follows:

g (x) = 2x + 1, x .

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

428. An arithmetic series has five terms. The first term is 2 and the last term is 32. Find the sum of

the series.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

429. The diagram shows the parabola y = (7 – x)(l + x). The points A and C are the x-intercepts and

the point B is the maximum point.

A 0 C x

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

430. For the events A and B, p(A) = 0.6, p(B) = 0.8 and p(A B) = 1.

Find

(a) p(AB);

(b) p( A B).

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

431. At a conference of 100 mathematicians there are 72 men and 28 women. The men have a mean

height of 1.79 m and the women have a mean height of 1.62 m. Find the mean height of the 100

mathematicians.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

432. The diagram shows part of the graph of y = 12x2(1 – x).

0 x

(a) Write down an integral which represents the area of the shaded region.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

433. Differentiate with respect to x:

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

25

434. The mean of the population x1, x2, ........ , x25 is m. Given that x

i 1

i = 300 and

25

( x – m)

i 1

i

2

= 625, find

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

5 2 11 2

436. A and B are 2 × 2 matrices, where A = and BA = . Find B.

2 0 44 8

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

437. The quadrilateral OABC has vertices with coordinates O(0, 0), A(5, 1), B(10, 5) and C(2, 7).

(b) Find the angle between the diagonals of the quadrilateral OABC.

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

438. Find the coefficient of a3b4 in the expansion of (5a + b)7.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

439. Three of the following diagrams I, II, III, IV represent the graphs of

(a) y = 3 + cos 2x

(b) y = 3 cos (x + 2)

(c) y = 2 cos x + 3.

Identify which diagram represents which graph.

I y II y

4

2

1

2

x

–

– –

–

–

–1

x

–

– –

–

– –2

y y

III IV

3

5

2

4

1

3

x

2

– – – – –

1

x

–

– –

–

–

–3

Working:

Answers:

(b) ..................................................................

(c) ..................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

440. Solve the equation 43x–1 = 1.5625 × 10–2.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

441. The diagram shows part of the graph of y = 1 . The area of the shaded region is 2 units.

x

y

0 1 a x

Find the exact value of a.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

442. The function f is given by f (x) = 1n ( x 2) . Find the domain of the function.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

443. A population of bacteria is growing at the rate of 2.3% per minute. How long will it take for the

size of the population to double? Give your answer to the nearest minute.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

(f –1 g)(x) = 0.25.

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

445. The diagrams show a circular sector of radius 10 cm and angle θ radians which is formed into a

cone of slant height 10 cm. The vertical height h of the cone is equal to the radius r of its base.

Find the angle θ radians.

10cm

10cm

h

Working:

Answer:

......................................................................

(Total 4 marks)

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