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Math s Paper 2 Stpm 2011 Trial Sabah

Math s Paper 2 Stpm 2011 Trial Sabah

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CONFIDENTIAL*/SULIT*950/2Mathematics SPaper 2Ogos 2011
JABATAN PELAJARAN NEGERI SABAHPROGRAM EXCEL STPM TAHUN 2011
MATHEMATICS S (MATKEMATIK S)
PAPER 2 (KERTAS 2)Three hours (Tiga jam)
___________________________________________________________________________
Instructions to candidates:
 Answer 
all
 
questions. Answers may be written in either English or Malay. All necessary working should be shown clearly. Non-exact numerical answers may be given correct to three significant figures, or onedecimal place in the case of angles in degrees, unless a different level of accuracy isspecified in the question. Mathematical tables, a list of mathematical formulae and graph paper are provided.
This question paper consists of 5 printed pages.
© Jabatan Pelajaran Negeri Sabah 2011
STPM 950/2 [Turn over
* This question paper is CONFIDENTIAL until the examination is over.
CONFIDENTIAL *
 
 
CONFIDENTIAL *
 
1.
A school has 120 Form Six students. 40% of them are males and the rest are females. 20of the male students are wearing spectacles. From all of the female students, 30 of themwithout glasses. A student is selected at random from the school.(
a
) If it is known that the student selected is wearing spectacles.What is the probability that the student is a male? [2
marks
](
b
) Let
 A
be the event that a student who wears spectacles is selected and
 B
be the eventthat a female student is selected.Are events
 A
and
 B
independent? Give a reason for your answer. [3
marks
]
2.
The following table shows the heights (in inch)
 X 
,
and
 Z 
respectively of a sample of 12 fathers, mothers and their youngest sons.
 x
68 65 67 64 68 66 70 66 71 67 69 71
 y
66 63 61 64 68 66 65 61 63 64 63 64
 z
68 66 68 65 69 66 69 65 71 67 68 70(
a
) Plot scatter diagrams to show the relationship between(i)
 
Son’s height and his father’s height,
[2
marks
](ii)
 
Son’s height and his mother’s height.
[2
marks
](
b
) Based on the scatter diagram in (
a
), which variable has a strong linear relationshipwith the
son’s height? Give a reason for your answer.
[2
marks
]
3.
A normal population has mean
and standard deviation 5. An independent randomsample is taken from the population. Determine the size of the sample needed so that thesample mean lies within a range of 0.4 from
with a probability of 0.95. [5
marks
]
4.
Data below shows the maximum temperature (

for each day from 8
th
September to30
th
September in a town.65 63 64 64 76 5968 69 67 72 51 6464 62 70 72 68 7769 64 73 63 68(
a
) Draw a draw a stem plot for data above and find the median. [3
marks
](
b
) Draw a box plot to represent the data and identify possible outliers [4
marks
]
5.
There are 8 telephones in an office. The probability that a telephone reminds free at11 a.m. on a particular Monday is
.(
a
) Find the most likely number of free telephones at that time. [5
marks
](
b
) Find, correct to 3 decimal places, the probability that at 11 a.m. that Monday(i) exactly 6 telephones are used, [2
marks
](ii) at least 2 telephones are free. [2
marks
]
 
CONFIDENTIAL *
 
6.
A company has a total of 400 workers with a mean age of 32.5 years and a standarddeviation of 9.2 years. If a sample of 50 workers is chosen at random from theseworkers, what is the probability that this sample will yield an average age less than 35years? [5
marks
]
7.
The weekly advertising expense,
 x
(in thousand RM) and the sales,
 y
(in thousand RM)per week for 6 consecutive weeks are recorded. The results obtained are summarised asbelow.
 x
= 47,
 y
= 550,
2
 x
= 433,
2
 y
= 50 764,
 xy
= 4454(
a
) Calculate the Pearson correlation coefficient between the weekly advertising expenseand the sales. Interpret your answer. [4
marks
](
b
) Find the equation of the least squares regression line of the sales on the weeklyadvertising expense. Interpret the slope of the regression line. [6
marks
]
8.
The following table shows the heights (in cm) of 400 students chosen at random.
Height (cm) Frequency
100
 27110
 58120
 130130
 105140
 50150
 25160
 5(
a
) Plot the cumulative frequency curve for the data. [3
marks
](
b
) Hence, estimate the median and semi-interquartile range of the height of thestudents. [5
marks
](
c
) Calculate the mean and standard deviation of the height of the students. [4
marks
]

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