# EDEXCEL CORE MATHEMATICS C2

PRACTICE PAPER A4 MARK SCHEME

Question
number

Scheme

Marks

1.

(a)
(b)

f(−3) = −27 − 27 + 30 + 24 = 0 ⇒ (x + 3) is factor
(x + 3)(x2 − 6x + 8)
(x + 3)(x − 2)(x − 4)

M1 A1
(2)
M1 A1
M1 A1
(4)
(6 marks)

2.

(a)
(b)

Using f (±2) = 3
Showing that p = 6 (*), with no wrong working seen.
S.C. If p = 6 used and the remainder is shown to be 3 award B1

M1

Attempt to find quotient when dividing ( n + 2) into f(n) or attempting to
equate coefficients.
Quotient = n 2 + 4n + 3 , or finding either q = 1 or r = 3
Finding both q = 1 and r = 3
The product of three consecutive numbers must be divisible by 3
Complete argument
2 sin2θ − 2 sin θ = 1 − sin θ
3 sin2θ 2 sin θ − 1 = 0
(3 sinθ + 1) (sinθ − 1) = 0

3.

(or attempt by formula)

1
sinθ =
sin θ = 1
3

(2)

M1
A1
A1
M1
A1

(3)
(2)
(7 marks)

M1
A1
M1 A1 ft
A1

θ = −19.5° −160.5° 90°

4.

A1

A1 A1ft A1 (8)
(8 marks)

(a)
shape
domain, intercept

y

B1
B1

(2)

M1 A1

(2)

1

0

x

(b) £800 × 1.0410 ≈ £1184
(c) 1.04 x = 2
ln 2
x=
≈ 18 (years)
ln1.04

cao

M1

M1 A1

(3)

(7 marks)

1

p = − 0. ≈ 53.5 (or 2 – q) Gradient of normal at P is − 15 A1. A1ft (2) M1 A1 M1 A1 (4) (11 marks) 2 .792…... 2) equation in p and q M1 dy =qe x . A1 B1 Equation of normal at P is: y – (p + 2q) = − 15 (x – ln 2) at L y = 0 ∴xL = 22.5 + 15 ln 2 or p +2q + 15 ln 2 or 4.EDEXCEL CORE MATHEMATICS C2 PRACTICE PAPER A4 MARK SCHEME Question number 5.8 3 2 1 3 3 1 x − x = 0 to find p = 6.. (5) M1. 2) on C ⇒ 2 = p + q (a) (b) (c) (d) Use of (0. A1 Solving ⇒ q = 2.5 + ln 2 or 5(p + 2q) + ln 2 or 23.19….. x=4 4  3x 2 x3  x3 x 4   − d x = − ∫ 2 4  2 16 [. (Any correct form) Solve 3x 2 3x − = 0. M1 M1 Area of triangle OLM is : 6...]60 = 63 6 4 − = 27 2 16 (Allow unsimplified versions) M: Need 6 and 0 as limits.639….. Marks 1 2 xL × yM = 53. (a) (b) Scheme (0. at M x = 0 ∴ yM = 4. A1 cso (5) (10 marks) B1 (1) M1 A1 M1 A1 (4) M1. or verify: × 62 − × 63 = 0 (*) 2 4 2 4 dy 3x 2 = 3x − dx 4 y − 0 = −9( x − 6) m = –9. at p ⇒ 5 = 2q dx M1..5.

+ x + x 4 2 16 16 5 … M1 B1. ⇒ k = 2 and n = 14 (c) (1 + (2) M1 A1 (2) (12 marks) n( n −1)(n −2) or B1 B1 3 π = 22. + 2 A1 cso * −4 Solving: 5k = 6k + 2 − 4.425 cm.EDEXCEL CORE MATHEMATICS C2 PRACTICE PAPER A4 MARK SCHEME Question number 7.88 mm 8.9 mm) or 12. A1. M1 A1 * 1 3 π). = 12 + 6(1 + (d) X: 12 + 3π = 21. (a) Scheme Marks 1 1 πd2. A1. Area of Y = (4d2)θ 2 2 1 1 Equate and divide by d2: 2 + π = 2θ. M1 A1 3 k5 ⇒ 5k = n * (3) M1 A1 M1. A1 (3) Difference = 13 mm (or 12. A1 cso (4)  14  x 14  x +  16 +  5   4   32    4 91 2 91 3 1001 4 1001 5 x + x . = 18 + π 4 2 n  x 2 n( n −1) 2k = 2 6k = n − 2 n  x 3 4! (b) k M1 M1 6k3 n = 6k + 2 n( n − 1)(n −2)(n −3) 4 = x 2 n( n − 1)(n −2)( n −3)(n −4) 5! 14  x 14  x  +  3  3    2 2 )14 = 1 + 7x +  = 1 + 7x. A1 (4) (11 marks) 3 .712 cm 2 Y: 18 + (a) f(x) = … +   2 +  3 2  k 3  k 2× (5) M1. θ = 1 + π 2 4 Area of X = 2d2 + (b) 12 + 3π (c) 4d + rθ. B1.

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