# F.

3 Mathematics – Quiz 1 (Answer)

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Kwok Tak Seng Catholic Secondary School
F.3 Mathematics
Quiz 1 – Integral Indices and Surds (Answer)
1.

9a6b2 ÷ 10a3b8
9
= a 6 − 3 b 2 −8
10

= 3 4 a 2×4 b 3×4 × a 3 b 5×3 c 7×3
= 3 4 a 2×4 b 3×4 × a 3 b 5×3 c 7×3
= 3 4 a 8+ 3 b12 +15 c 21

9
= a 3b −6
10

=

= 81a 11b 27 c 21

9a 3
10b 6
(a–3b4)–2 ÷ (ab–3)4

3.

4.

= a −3×−2 b 4×−2 ÷ a 4 b −3×4
= a 6 b −8 ÷ a 4 b −12
= a 6 − 4 b −8− ( −12 )
= a 6 − 4 b −8− ( −12 )
= a 2b 4

u −6 v 3
(2u − 4 v 2 ) − 2

5.
=

u −6 v 3
2 − 2 u − 4×−2 v 2×−2

= 3 − 4 a 12 b −8 ×

= 4u −14 v 7

a 4 −3
)
9b − 2
a 4×−3
3 2×−3 b − 2×−3

a −12
3 −6 b 6

= 3 −4 a 12 b −8 × a −12 ÷ 3 −6 b 6
= 3 −4 −( −6 ) a 12 + ( −12 ) b −8− 6

4v 7
u 14

= 3 2 a 0 b −14
9
= 14
b

75 + 45 + 48 − 243
= 5 3 +3 5 +4 3 −9 3
=3 5

( 6 − 3 )( 6 + 2 )

9.

(3a −3 b 2 ) − 4 × (

= 3 − 4 a −3×−4 b 2×−4 ×

= 2 2 u −6 − 8 v 3 − ( −4 )

7.

(5p2q–3)–1(3p–3q)0
= (5 p 2 q −3 ) −1 (1)
= 5 −1 p 2×−1 q −3×−1
= 5 −1 p −2 q 3
q3
=
5p2

6.

= u − 6 v 3 ÷ 2 −2 u 8 v −4

=

(3a2b3)4 × (ab5c7)3

2.

8.

4 96 × 12
= 4 16 × 6 × 4 × 3
= 16 6 × 2 3
= 32 6 × 3
= 32 9 × 2
= 96 2
( 8 − 2)2

10.

= 6× 6 + 6× 2 − 3× 6 − 3× 2
= 36 + 12 − 18 − 6
= 6 + 4×3 − 9× 2 − 6
= 6+2 3 −3 2 − 6

= ( 8 ) 2 − 2( 8 )( 2 ) + ( 2 ) 2
= 8 − 2( 8 × 2 ) + 2

= 10 − 2 16
= 10 − 2 × 4
=2

10

11.

3 5
=
=

10
3 5

1

12.
×

10 × 5
3× 5

5
5

3 3+4 2
=

1
3 3+4 2

×

3 3−4 2
3 3−4 2

F.3 Mathematics – Quiz 1 (Answer)

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2 5
3

=

=

13.

5
3−2 7
=

=

=

=

5
3−2 7

×

3+ 2 7
3+ 2 7

5(3 + 2 7 )
(3 − 2 7 )(3 + 2 7 )
5(3 + 2 7 )
(3 − 2 7 )(3 + 2 7 )
5(3 + 2 7 )
(3 2 ) − (2 7 ) 2

=

15 + 10 7
9 − 28

=

15 + 10 7
− 19

=−

15 + 10 7
19

14. (a)

4ab(−2a) + 10a2 (

= −8 a 2 b +

10 × −3 2
7
a b− a
5
3

= −8 a 2 b − 6 a 2 b −
= −14a 2 b −

(b)

−3
−7
b) + (
a)
5
3

7
a
3

7
a ------(**)
3

Substitute a = 3 and b = −
1 7
− 14(3) 2 (− ) − (3)
3 3

1 7
= 14(9)( ) − (3)
3 3

= 42 − 7
= 35

1
into (**),
3

3 3−4 2
(3 3 + 4 2 )(3 3 − 4 2 )
3 3−4 2
(3 3 ) 2 − (4 2 ) 2

=

3 3−4 2
27 − 32

=

3 3−4 2
−5

=

4 2 −3 3
5