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This paper has 2 sections. All questions are compulsory SECTION A (50m)
1. Simplify the following:
a. 5.43 7.233 + 3.85 b. 7.21 × 4.84 ÷ 2.2 c. 14 ÷ 3 × 6 - 5 + 9 (To 2 decimal places) (To 2 significant figures) (2m) (2m) (2m) (4m)
d. (-10 4) +4(6 ÷ ) 2. Compute the percentages: a. Convert to a percentage.
(3m) b. 60% of a number is 80. What is the number? (3m) c. 1,200 runners entered the New York marathon. 15% of the runners were from Kenya, 20% of the runners were female. How many male runners entered the race? (4m)
(To 1 decimal place)
3. Simplify the following:
a. (x 3y).(-3y 3x) b. -3(x + 2y).(2x + y) c. (x + y).(4/x) (4m) (4m) (2m)
4. Solve for x:
a. 5x + 21 = 1 b. -3x - 5 = 2x - 8 c. 4x 6 = 2x + 5 3 4 3 (2m) (4m) (4m)
5. Using ratios:
a. The top 3 students marks in an exam were in the ratio 3:4:5. There total marks were 240. What were their individual marks? (4m) b. Bunny, Hinn and Isaac received an inheritance from Moses - their grandfather. The total amount of the inheritance was three million and five hundred thousand dollars ($3,500,000.00). Bunny received , Hinn got half the amount bunny received and Isaac got the balance. How much did Hinn and Isaac received? (6m)
Hezekiah's bill for breakfast at a restaurant was $50 including the tip. What was the cost of Hezekiah's breakfast. How much is the interest after 4 years? c. a. Jane deposited $3000 into a bank account and the annual interest rate is 5%. -4xy2 . The depreciation rate is 25% on the reduced balance. 36y2p . 6m2n + 18m2n2 e.3x3y c.y2x d. if the total interest received is $4000. Using simple interest compute the principal. Jan 1st 2007. James bought a desktop computer for $6000. Draw the following graphs represented by the linear equations below. and the investment period was 3 years. 5x + 2y = 15 b. He left a 10 % tip on the cost of his breakfast. x3y . What is the Jan 1st 2009 accumulated depreciation? e. excluding the tip? (25m) 8. -2x + 3y = (25m) 7. Factor the following: a. the rate of interest is 15%.9y3p2 END OF MIDTERM EXAM . Find the sale price for an item that has a list price of 400 dollars and a discount rate of 25 %. Using maths to solve everyday consumer problems: (25m) a. b. d. 3ab2 + 6ab2c + 3ab b.DEVELOPMENTAL MATHS MAT 001 SECTION B (75m ) 6.