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# Chapter 1Linear functionsTest B

SECTION A
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Name: ___________________________

4 3 2 x
12 0 .
x

## The volume (V) of a sphere can be found using

4
3
the formula V R , where R is the radius of
3
the sphere. Calculate the radius of a sphere
(exactly) that has a volume of 64 cm 3 .

## Telephone accounts are composed of a monthly

rent of \$40 and 25 cents for each phone call. A
telephone account at the end of three months is
\$180. How many phone calls were made?

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lines?
(i) 2x 3y 3 = 0

(ii)

## A line that joins the points (6, 2)

and (3, 4)

(iii) 6y = 4x + 1

(iv)

## Sketch the graphs of the following equations.

Clearly show x- and y-intercepts.
(a) x + 2y 6 = 0

(b) 3x + y = 0

(c) 5x + 10 = 0

(d) y = x + 1

2x 3y = 13
5x + 2y = 23

## A farmer has a combined total of 25 pigs and

ducks. If there is a combined total of 64 legs,
how many of each animal are there?

## Find the equation of the line perpendicular to

the line that has equation 2x 4y + 3 = 0 and
passes through (1, 2).

## Chapter 1Linear functionsTest B

SECTION B
Multiple choice
Technology-enabled
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3 x 2
2 2x
2x 5
equation
is:
7
14
A
2

B
3

3
C
7
D

2
7

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## The gradient of the straight line passing

through the points (3, 2) and (1, 6) is:
A
2

B
2
C
0.5
D 0.5
E
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The graph of the equation
2x + 3y 4 = 0 has a gradient and
y-intercept respectively of:
A 2, 2
3

3, 2

## The equation of the graph above is:

A 2x + 3y 6 = 0
B 2x 3y + 6 = 0
C 3x + 2y + 6 = 0
D 2x 3y 6 = 0
E 3x 2y 6 = 0
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## The solution to the simultaneous

equations 3x 3y = 6 and x + 4y = 0 is:
A (1, 1)
B (4, 1)
C (1.6, 0.4)
D (4, 2)
E (2, 0)

## Which two of the following equations

are perpendicular?
I
3x y 1 = 0
II
2x y + 1 = 0
III x 2y 4 = 0
IV 2x + y 3 = 0
A I and II
B I and III
C I and IV
D II and III
E III and IV

## The equation of the line passing

through the points (1, 3) and (3, 4) is:
A 4x + 7y + 25 = 0
B 4x 7y + 5 = 0
C 4x 7y 17 = 0
D 7x 4y + 17 = 0
E 7x 4y 5 = 0

, 2

2 4
,
3 3
2 4
,
3 3

5

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## What are the three possible equations for the

lines that could pass through two of the three
points A (2, 6), B (2, 1) and C (3, 3)?

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## The Red Phone Company charges \$50 monthly

rent plus \$0.25 per phone call, whereas the
Black Phone Company charges \$20 monthly
rent plus \$0.30 per phone call.
(a) Write a general equation to represent the
charge of each company (let p represent
phone calls).
(b) What will each company charge for
400 phone calls made in a month?

## (c) If a kindergarten has a phone budget of

\$80 for a month, how many phone calls
could the kindergarten staff make with
each company?

## (d) Use simultaneous equations to calculate

the number of phone calls that would
need to be made for the two companies to
charge the same fee. What is this fee?

## (e) What other considerations would be made

before choosing a company?

5(3 x 2)

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Factorise:

27 x 75 y z
2

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Factorise:

( 2 x 3) 2 7

12

Factorise:

x 3x 1
2

13

6 x2 5x 4 0

14

6x x 6
2

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## Convert the following quadratic into turning

point form to determine the coordinates of the
turning point.
y x 2 4x 7

SECTION B
Multiple choice
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## An expression that represents the

expansion of 2 x 3 3 x 2 is:
A 5x 2 5x 5
B
6 x 2 13 x 6
C
6 x 2 5x 6
D
6 x 2 5x 6
E
6 x 2 13x 6

## The factorised form of 12 x 2 18 x 12 E

is:
2 x 6 6 x 2
A
3 x 4 4 x 3
B
x 12 12 x 1
C
3 x 4 4 x 3
D
6 2 x 1 x 2
E
The factorised form of x 2 6 x 5 is:
x 3 14 x 3 14
A
x 3 5 x 3 5
B
x 5 x 1
C

x 1 x 5
D
E Cannot be factorised

2 x 2 x 10 are:
1

x 2, 2
A
2

x 2,5
B
1

x 2, 2
C
2

x 2,5
D

x 2, 5

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2 x 2 10 are:

x 2.5, 2.5

2 10, 2 10

5, 5

2 5, 2 5
10, 10

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## In the quadratic equation 5 2 x 2 4 , B

the coefficients of x2, x and the constant
term respectively are:
A 29, 20, 4
B 4, 20, 29
C 25, 4, 4
D 4, 0, 29
E 4, 20, 29

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3x 2 8 x 2 is:
A
2 11
B 44
C
2 22
D 88
E 73

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## The graph with equation y x 3 2 6 E

can be represented by
A

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## The graph with equation y x 2 6 x 7 D

has x-intercepts of:
x 3 7, 3 7
A

x 3

B
C

x 3 7,3 7

x 1, 6

2 ,3

3 2, 3 2

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## If the graphs y x 6 and

y x 2 mx 10 intersect at one point
only, then m must equal:
A 7 or 9
B 7 or 9
C 7 or 9
D 7 or 9
E 9