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TRIAL STPM Mathematics M 2 (NSEMBILAN) SMK TgDurahSeremban

# TRIAL STPM Mathematics M 2 (NSEMBILAN) SMK TgDurahSeremban

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tgDurahSeremban TRIAL STPM MATHEMATICS M Term 2
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TRIAL STPM Mathematics M TgDurahSEREMBAN
This question paper consists of 5 printed pages.
Section A
[45
marks
]
all
questions in this section
. 1. The electricity bills (in RM) of 60 houses in a town for a certain month are summarized in the table below Electricity bill (in RM)  Number of houses 60 < x
80 3 80 < x
100 10 100 < x
120 14 120 < x
140 20 140 < x
160 9 160 < x
200 4 (a) Display the data on a histogram. [3 marks] (b) Calculate the mean and mode of the electricity bills. [4 marks] (c) Hence, comment on the type of distribution displayed by the data. [2 marks] 2. A survey was carried out among the Form 6 students in a school. The percentage of students studying Economics is 25% and the percentage of students studying Mathematics is 50% . Out of those studying Economics, 60% of them are studying Mathematics. A student is selected at random. Find the probability that (a) the student is studying both Mathematics and Economics [4 marks] (b) the students is studying Economics but not Mathematics. [3 marks] 3. A discrete random variable
X
has the following probability distribution function
, 2, 121, 1,2120 ,
m x x x f x xotherwise
 
(a) Find the value of
m
. [2 marks] (b) Find Var (
X
) [4 marks] (d) If
= 2
X
+ 3, calculate the standard deviation of
[3 marks]

2 4. The marks for Paper 1,
x
, and Paper 2,
y
, of a Statistics test obtained by eight students are summarized as follows.
423
x
,
470
y
,
2
24479
x

,
2
29450
y

and
26520
xy

Calculate
[3 marks] (b) the coefficient of determination and explain briefly on the result obtained. [2 marks] 5. The following table shows the price per unit and the total sales of three brands of electrical products sold by an electrical company.
Electrical Item Prices per unit(RM) Total Sale ( RM 10
3
)
2008 2010 2008 2010
X
80 85 24.8 24.65
Y
150 156 63.0 71.76
Z
1350 1420 243.0 305.30 (a) By using 2008 as the base year, calculate the Laspeyres quantity index and Paasche  price index for the year 2010 [5 marks] (b) State with reasons whether price index or quantity index gives a clearer picture on the growth of the electrical company. [2 marks] 6. The following data shows the number of tourist in the years 2008, 2009 and 2010 Year 2008 2009 2010 Quarter 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4  Number of tourist (Thousands) 25 46 37 24 30 53 40 29 37 58 45 36 (a) Plot the time series and comment on the appropriateness of a linear trend. [4 marks] (b) Find the seasonal variation for each quarter by using the additive model. [4 marks]

3
Section B
[15
marks
]
one
question in this section
. 7. Box
X
contains 4 blue marbles, 2 red marbles and 6 green marbles. Box
contains 3 blue marbles and 2 green marbles. A game is played that involves rolling a fair die followed by drawing a marble from either  box
X
or box
. If the number shown on the die is greater than 4, then a marble is drawn from box
X
, and if otherwise, a marble is drawn from box
. (a)

Find the probability that (i) a blue marble is drawn (ii) the number shown on the die is greater than 4 given that a blue marble is drawn. (iii) a blue or a red marble is drawn. [10 marks] (b)

The same game is played but with two marbles drawn from either box
X
or box
. Find the probability that both marbles are blue if the first marble is drawn (i) with replacement (ii) without replacement. [5 marks] 8. The table shows the advertising expenses and sales revenues of a company selling computers for the first seven months of 2009. (a)

Plot a scatter diagram for the above data. [2 marks] (b)

Find the equation of the least square regression line
y
=
a
+
bx
, where
a
and
b
are constants. Interpret the regression coefficient,
b
, obtained. [7 marks] (c)

Estimate the sale revenue when RM 5.6 million is spent advertising [2 marks] (d)

Determine the Spearman’s coefficient of rank correlation between the