JANUARY 2OO8
SECONDARY EDUCATION CERTIFICATE
EXAMINATION
MATHEMATICS
Paper 02 _{} General Proficiency
2 hourc 40 minutes
04 JANUARY 2008 (a.m.)
INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
1. Answer ALL questions in Section I, and AI{Y TWO in Section II.
_{2}_{.} Write your _{a}_{n}_{s}_{w}_{e}_{r}_{s} in the booklet provided.
3. .":"
All working mustbe shown clearly.
4. A list of formulae is provided on page 2 of this booklet.
Examination Materials
Electronic calculator (nonprogrammable)
Geometry set
Mathematical tables (provided) _{G}_{r}_{a}_{p}_{h} _{p}_{a}_{p}_{e}_{r} (provided)
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_{L}_{I}_{S}_{T} _{O}_{F} FORMULAE
Volume of a prism
_{V}_{o}_{l}_{u}_{m}_{e} of cylinder
Volume _{o}_{f} a right pyramid
Circumference
Area _{o}_{f} a circle _{A}_{r}_{e}_{a} _{o}_{f} tapezium
_{V} _{=} Ah where A is the area of a crosssection and ft is the perpendicular length.
_{h}_{w}_{h}_{e}_{r}_{e} r is the radius _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} base and h is the perpendicular height.
enwhere A is the area of the base and h is the perpendicular
height.
_{C} _{=} _{Z}_{n}_{r} where
r is the radius of the circle.
_{A} _{=} _{n}_{f} where r is the radius of the circle.
O _{=} _{i}_{@} + b) h where a and b are the lengths of the parallel sides and ft is _{t}_{h}_{e} perpendicular distance between the parallel sides.
_{R}_{o}_{o}_{t}_{s} _{o}_{f} quadratic equations
+ bx + c _{=} O,
_{2}_{a}
Trigonometric ratios
oooosite side
^{s}^{i}^{n} ^{o} ^{=} ftotenuse
^{c}^{o}^{s}^{O} ^{=}
adiacent side
nyporcnuse
oooosite side
Adjacent
Opposite
Area of triangle
Sine rule
Cosine rule
Area
of 6 _{=} _{t}_{U}_{n}_{w}_{h}_{e}_{r}_{e} b is the length of the base and ft is the
perpendicular _{h}_{e}_{i}_{g}_{h}_{t}
_{A}_{r}_{e}_{a}
of LABC _{=} _{l}_{r}_{U} sin C
_{A}_{r}_{e}_{a} of LABC
where s _{=}
a
a
sin A
^{=}
sin C
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_{1}_{.} 
(a) 

(b) 

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SECTION I
Answer ALL the questions in this section.
AII working must be clearly _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w}_{n}_{.}
Calculate _{t}_{h}_{e} EXACT value _{o}_{f}_{t}
(ii)
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( 4 marks)
( 2 marks)
The cash price of a bicycle is _{$}_{3}_{1}_{9}_{.}_{9}_{5}_{.} It can be bought on hire purchase by making
a deposit of _{$}_{6}_{9}_{.}_{0}_{0} and 10 monthly installments _{o}_{f} _{$}_{2}_{8}_{.}_{5}_{0} _{E}_{A}_{C}_{H}_{.}
(il
(ii)
(iii)
What is _{t}_{h}_{e} TOTAL hire purchase price _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{b}_{i}_{c}_{y}_{c}_{l}_{e}_{?}
( _{2} _{m}_{a}_{r}_{k}_{s}_{)}
Calculate the difference between the total _{h}_{i}_{r}_{e} purchase price _{a}_{n}_{d} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{c}_{a}_{s}_{h} price.
Express your answer in (ii) above _{a}_{s} _{a} percentage _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{c}_{a}_{s}_{h} price.
( 2 marks)
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2. 
(i)
2x < 7 
( 2 marks) 

(ii) 
If _{}_{r} _{i}_{s} _{a} _{w}_{h}_{o}_{l}_{e} number, determine _{t}_{h}_{e} 
_{S}_{M}_{A}_{L}_{L}_{E}_{S}_{T} value that satisfies the 

inequality in (a) (i) above. 
( lmark _{)} 



(D 
*xy 
( lmark) 

(iD 
a2l 
( lmark) 

(iii) 
2p _{} 
2q _{} pz + pq 
( 2 marks) 

(c) 
The table below shows the types of cakes available at a bakery the cost of each cake 

and the number of cakes sold for a given day. 

TYPE OF CAKE cosr ($)NO. OX'CAKES SOLD 

Sponge 
(k+5) 
2 

Chocolate 
k 
10 

Fruit 
2k 
_{4} 

(i) 
Write an expression, in terms of k, for the amount of money 
collected from the 

sale of sponge _{c}_{a}_{k}_{e}_{s} _{f}_{o}_{r} _{t}_{h}_{e} day. 
( Lmark _{)} 
Write _{a}_{n} _{e}_{x}_{p}_{r}_{e}_{s}_{s}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{,} in terms of k, for the TOTAL amount of money collected.
( 2 marks)
The _{t}_{o}_{t}_{a}_{l} _{a}_{m}_{o}_{u}_{n}_{t} _{o}_{f} money collected at the bakery
for the day was $140.00.
Determine the value of k.
( 2 marks)
Total 12 marks
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3. (a) _{o}_{)}
S and T are subsets of a Universal set _{U} _{s}_{u}_{c}_{h} _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t}_{:}
U _{=} {ft,
S _{=} _{{}_{f}_{t}_{,} l,m,pl
T = {k,p,ql
(i) Draw a Venn diagram to _{r}_{e}_{p}_{r}_{e}_{s}_{e}_{n}_{t} _{t}_{h}_{i}_{s} _{i}_{n}_{f}_{o}_{r}_{m}_{a}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{.}
List, using set notation, _{t}_{h}_{e} _{m}_{e}_{m}_{b}_{e}_{r}_{s} _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{e}_{t}
s'
( _{3} marks)
( 2marks)
The
diagram below, not drawn to scale, shows _{a} quadrilateral _{A}_{B}_{C}_{D} _{w}_{i}_{t}_{h} _{A}_{B} _{=} _{A}_{D}_{,}
_{=} 90" and IT)BC _{=} _{4}_{2}_{o}_{.} _{A}_{B} _{i}_{s} parallel _{t}_{o} _{D}_{C}_{.}
Calculate, giving reasons for your answers, the size of EACH of the following angles.
(i) 
ZABC 
(iD 
ZABD 
(iiD 
ZBAD. 
( 6marks) Total 12 marks
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_{4}_{.}
(a)
_{J}_{o}_{h}_{n} _{l}_{e}_{f}_{t} _{P}_{o}_{r}_{t} _{A} _{a}_{t}_{0}_{7}_{3}_{0} hours and travels to Port B in the same time zone.
(i) _{H}_{e} _{a}_{r}_{r}_{i}_{v}_{e}_{s} _{a}_{t} _{P}_{o}_{r}_{t} B at l42O hours. How long did the journey take?
_{J}_{o}_{h}_{n} _{t}_{r}_{a}_{v}_{e}_{l}_{l}_{e}_{d} _{4}_{1}_{0} _{k}_{i}_{l}_{o}_{m}_{e}_{t}_{r}_{e}_{s}_{.} Calculate his average speed in km h1.
( 2 marks)
(b) _{T}_{h}_{e} _{d}_{i}_{a}_{g}_{r}_{a}_{m} _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w}_{,} _{n}_{o}_{t} _{d}_{r}_{a}_{w}_{n} to scale, shows a circle with centre O and a square OPQR. The radius of the circle is 3.5 cm.
_{C}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{e} the area ofi
Use n
.,,
7

( 2 marks) 

(iD 
the square OPQR 
( 2 marks) 
(iii) 
the shaded region. 
( 3 marks) 
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5. In a survey, all the boys in a Book Club were _{a}_{s}_{k}_{e}_{d} _{h}_{o}_{w}
many books they each _{r}_{e}_{a}_{d} _{d}_{u}_{r}_{i}_{n}_{g} _{t}_{h}_{e}
Easter holiday. The results _{a}_{r}_{e} _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w}_{n} _{i}_{n} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{b}_{a}_{r} _{g}_{r}_{a}_{p}_{h} _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w}_{.}
o,
o
ra
o
No. ofBooks
(a) Draw a frequency table to represent _{t}_{h}_{e} _{d}_{a}_{t}_{a} _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w}_{n} _{i}_{n} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{b}_{a}_{r} _{g}_{r}_{a}_{p}_{h}_{.}
(b) How many boys are there in the Book _{C}_{l}_{u}_{b}_{?}
(c) What is the modal number of books read?
(d) How many books did the boys read _{d}_{u}_{r}_{i}_{n}_{g} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{E}_{a}_{s}_{t}_{e}_{r} _{h}_{o}_{l}_{i}_{d}_{a}_{y}_{?}
(e) Calculate the mean number of books read.
( 3 marks) ( 2 marks)
( 2 marks) ( 2 marks)
(0
what is _{t}_{h}_{e} probability _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t} _{a} _{b}_{o}_{y} _{c}_{h}_{o}_{s}_{e}_{n} _{a}_{t} _{r}_{a}_{n}_{d}_{o}_{m} _{r}_{e}_{a}_{d} _{T}_{H}_{R}_{E}_{E} _{o}_{R} _{M}_{Q}_{R}_{E} _{b}_{o}_{o}_{k}_{s}_{?}
( 2 marks)
Total L2 marks
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_{6}_{.}
(a)
The diagram below shows a pattern made of congruent rightangled _{t}_{r}_{i}_{a}_{n}_{g}_{l}_{e}_{s}_{.} _{I}_{n}
each triangle, the sides meeting at a right angle are 1 unit and 2 units long.
+i
(i) triangle _{F}_{H}_{L}_{.}
Describe FULLY the single transformation that will map triangle BCL _{o}_{n}_{t}_{o}
( 3marks)
Describe FULLY the single transformation _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t} _{w}_{i}_{l}_{l} _{m}_{a}_{p} _{t}_{r}_{i}_{a}_{n}_{g}_{l}_{e} _{B}_{C}_{L} _{o}_{n}_{t}_{o}
triangle _{I}_{I}_{F}_{G}_{.}
_{3}_{m}_{a}_{r}_{k}_{s}_{)}
Using a ruler, a pencil and a pair of compasses, construct parallelogram WXYZ in which
WX _{=} 7.0 cm
WZ= 5.5 cm and
Measure and _{s}_{t}_{a}_{t}_{e} _{t}_{h}_{e} length _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{d}_{i}_{a}_{g}_{o}_{n}_{a}_{l} _{W}_{Y}_{.}
( Smarks) 

_{I} _{m}_{a}_{r}_{k} _{)} 

Total L2 marks 

( _{3} marks) 

( 
4 marks) 
( lmark) 

( 2 marks) 

(c) (ii). ( lmark) 
7. Given thaty _{} * _{}_{4}_{x}_{,} copy and complete the _{t}_{a}_{b}_{l}_{e} _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w}_{.}
x 

0 
I 
2 
3 
_{4} 
_{5} 
_{v} 
5 
3 
4 
_{0} 
(b) Using a scale of 2 _{c}_{m} to represent _{I} function _{l}_{=}_{*}
_{u}_{n}_{i}_{t} _{o}_{n} _{b}_{o}_{t}_{h}
axes, draw the graph of the
(c) On the same il(es used in (b) above, _{d}_{r}_{a}_{w} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{l}_{i}_{n}_{e} _{y} _{=} _{2}_{.}
State thexcoordinates _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{t}_{w}_{o} points _{a}_{t} _{w}_{h}_{i}_{c}_{h} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{c}_{u}_{r}_{v}_{e} _{m}_{e}_{e}_{t}_{s} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{l}_{i}_{n}_{e}_{.}
Hence, write the equation whose roots are the xcoordinates _{s}_{t}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{d} in
Total LL marks
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(a) The table below shows the work done by a student _{i}_{n} _{c}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{i}_{n}_{g} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{u}_{m} _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{f}_{i}_{r}_{s}_{t} _{n} natural numbers. Information is missing from some rows of the _{t}_{a}_{b}_{l}_{e}_{.} _{S}_{t}_{u}_{d}_{y} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{p}_{a}_{t}_{t}_{e}_{r}_{n} _{a}_{n}_{d} _{c}_{o}_{m}_{p}_{l}_{e}_{t}_{e}_{,} in your answer booklet, the rows marked (i) _{a}_{n}_{d} (ii).
n 
SERIES 
SI}M 

^{I} 
^{I} 
^{I} 

^{2} 
^{l}^{+}^{2} 
^{3} 

^{3} 
^{L} ^{+}^{2}^{+}^{3} 
^{6} 

4 
I +2+3 +4 
10 

(i) 
6 
l+2+3+4+5+6 

_{8} 
1+2+3+ 
... 
+8 
^{3}^{6} 

(ii) 
n 
_{I} +2+ _{3} + 
... 
+n 
FORMI]LA
( 3 marks) 

J(4t'.') 

( _{2} marks) 
o) After doing additional _{c}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{s}_{,} the student _{s}_{t}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{d} _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t}_{:}
L3 +23 +33 _{=} 36 _{=} _{6}_{2} and 13 +23 +33 +43 _{=} _{1}_{0}_{0} _{=}_{1}_{0}_{2}_{.}
Using the pattern observed in these two statements, _{d}_{e}_{t}_{e}_{r}_{m}_{i}_{n}_{e} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{u}_{m} _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} series:
(i) 13 +23+33+ _{4}_{3} _{+}_{5}_{3} _{+}_{6}_{3}_{+} _{7}_{3} +83
_{1}_{3}
+23+33+. . .
+rr3.
( 2 marks)
(c) Hence, or otherwise, determine the EXACT value _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{u}_{m} _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{e}_{r}_{i}_{e}_{s}_{:}
L3+23+33+43+
...
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( 2marks)
_{T}_{o}_{t}_{a}_{l} l0 marks
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SECTION II
_{T}_{h}_{e}_{r}_{e} _{a}_{r}_{e} _{S}_{I}_{X} questions _{i}_{n} _{t}_{h}_{i}_{s} _{s}_{e}_{c}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{.}
Answer TWO questions in _{t}_{h}_{i}_{s} _{s}_{e}_{c}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}
ALGEBRA _{A}_{N}_{D} _{R}_{E}_{L}_{A}_{T}_{I}_{O}_{N}_{S}_{,} FI.]NCTIONS _{A}_{N}_{D} _{G}_{R}_{A}_{P}_{H}_{S}
9.
(a) The volume, V, of a gas varies inversely as _{t}_{h}_{e} pressure _{P}_{,} _{w}_{h}_{e}_{n} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{t}_{e}_{m}_{p}_{e}_{r}_{a}_{t}_{u}_{r}_{e} is _{h}_{e}_{l}_{d} constant.
Write an equation relating V and P.
If V _{=} 12.8 when P _{=} 500, determine the constant of variation.
Calculate _{t}_{h}_{e} value _{o}_{f} _{V} when P _{=} _{4}_{8}_{0}_{.}
( 2 marks) ( 2 marks) ( 2 marks)
(b) The lengths, in cm, of the sides of the rightangled _{t}_{r}_{i}_{a}_{n}_{g}_{l}_{e} _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w}_{n} _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w} _{a}_{r}_{e} a, (a 7), and (a + 1).
(D
Using Pythagoras theorem, write
relationship _{a}_{m}_{o}_{n}_{g}
an equation in terms of a to represent the
( 2 marks) ( 4 marks) ( 3 marks)
(ii) 
Solve the equation for a. 
(iii) 
Hence, state the lengths of the THREE sides of the triangle. 
Total L5 marks
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A _{s}_{c}_{l}_{o}_{o}_{l} buys x balls and y _{b}_{a}_{t}_{s}_{.}
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_{i}_{h}_{e} total number of balls and bats is no more _{t}_{h}_{a}_{n} _{3}_{0}_{.}
r
t
t
(b)
(i) Write an inequality to represent this information.
( 2 mark5)
i'
The school budget allows no more than _{$}_{3}_{6}_{0} _{t}_{o} _{b}_{e} _{s}_{p}_{e}_{n}_{t} _{o}_{n} _{b}_{a}_{l}_{l}_{s} _{a}_{n}_{d} _{b}_{a}_{t}_{s}_{.}
a ball is _{$}_{6} and the cost of a _{b}_{a}_{t} is _{$}_{2}_{4}_{.}
The cost of
Write an inequality _{t}_{o} represent _{t}_{h}_{i}_{s} _{i}_{n}_{f}_{o}_{r}_{m}_{a}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{.}
( 2 marks)
(i) Using a scale of 2 cm on the raxis to represent _{L}_{0} _{b}_{a}_{l}_{l}_{s} _{a}_{n}_{d} _{2} _{c}_{m} _{o}_{n} _{t}_{h}_{e} yaxis to represent 5 bats, draw the graphs _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{l}_{i}_{n}_{e}_{s} _{a}_{s}_{s}_{o}_{c}_{i}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{d} _{w}_{i}_{t}_{h} _{t}_{h}_{e} inequalities _{a}_{t} (a) (i) _{a}_{n}_{d} (ii) _{a}_{b}_{o}_{v}_{e}_{.}
( 5 marks)
Shade the region which satisfies the two _{i}_{n}_{e}_{q}_{u}_{a}_{l}_{i}_{t}_{i}_{e}_{s} _{a}_{t} (a) (i) _{a}_{n}_{d} (ii) _{a}_{n}_{d} _{t}_{h}_{e}
inequalitiesx > _{0} _{a}_{n}_{d}_{y} > _{0}_{.}
Use your graph to write the coordinates _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{v}_{e}_{r}_{t}_{i}_{c}_{e}_{s} _{o}_{f} _{t}_{h}_{e} _{s}_{h}_{a}_{d}_{e}_{d}
region.
( 2 marks)
(c) The balls and bats are sold to students. The _{s}_{c}_{h}_{o}_{o}_{l} _{m}_{a}_{k}_{e}_{s} _{a} _{p}_{r}_{o}_{f}_{i}_{t} _{o}_{f} _{$}_{l} _{o}_{n} _{e}_{a}_{c}_{h} _{b}_{a}_{l}_{l} and _{$}_{3} on each bat. The equation
P _{=} x + 3y represents _{t}_{h}_{e} _{t}_{o}_{t}_{a}_{l} profit _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t} _{m}_{a}_{y} _{b}_{e}
collected from the sale of these items.
(i) Use the coordinates of the vertices given _{a}_{t} _{O}_{)} (iii) _{a}_{b}_{o}_{v}_{e} _{t}_{o} _{d}_{e}_{t}_{e}_{r}_{m}_{i}_{n}_{e} _{t}_{h}_{e} profit for _{e}_{a}_{c}_{h} _{o}_{f} those combinations.
( 2 marks)
Hence, state the maximum profit that may _{b}_{e} _{m}_{a}_{d}_{e}_{.}
Total L5 marks
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_{G}_{E}_{O}_{M}_{E}_{T}_{R}_{Y} _{A}_{N}_{D} TRIGONOMETRY
11. 
(a) 
In the diagram below, not drawn to scale, O is _{t}_{h}_{e} _{c}_{e}_{n}_{t}_{r}_{e} of the circle WXY and 

/Vl)(Y _{=} 500. 

_{C}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{,} giving a reason for EACH step of your _{a}_{n}_{s}_{w}_{e}_{r}_{,} 

(i) 
A'IOY 
( 2 marks) 

(ii) 
zowY 
( 2 marks) 

(b) 
(i) 
_{S}_{k}_{e}_{r}_{c}_{h} _{a} _{d}_{i}_{a}_{g}_{r}_{a}_{m} to represent the information given _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w}_{.} _{S}_{h}_{o}_{w} clearly all measurements and any northsouth lines that may be required. 
(ii)
(iii)
A, B and C are three buoys.
B is 125 m due east of A.
The bearing of C from B is 19ff.
CB=75m.
_{C}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{,} to _{o}_{n}_{e} decimal place, the distanceAC.
_{C}_{a}_{l}_{c}_{u}_{l}_{a}_{t}_{e}_{,} to the nearest degree, the _{b}_{e}_{a}_{r}_{i}_{n}_{g} _{o}_{f} _{C} from A.
( 5 marks)
( 3 marks)
( _{3} marks)
Total 15 marks
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(a) _{T}_{h}_{e} _{d}_{i}_{a}_{g}_{r}_{a}_{m} _{b}_{e}_{l}_{o}_{w}_{,} _{n}_{o}_{t} _{d}_{r}_{a}_{w}_{n} _{t}_{o} _{s}_{c}_{a}_{l}_{e}_{,} _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w}_{s} _{a} vertical pole, AD, and a vertical _{t}_{o}_{w}_{e}_{r}_{,} BC standing _{o}_{n} horizontal ground XABY. The height of the ^{p}^{o}^{l}^{e} ^{i}^{s} ^{2}^{'}^{5} ^{m}^{e}^{t}^{r}^{e}^{s}^{'}
_{t}_{h}_{e} _{a}_{n}_{g}_{l}_{e}_{o}_{f} depression of B is 5" andthe angle of elevation ^{o}^{f} ^{C} ^{i}^{s}^{2}^{0}^{"}^{}
I
I FromthepointD, _{D}_{E} _{i}_{s} _{a} horizontal line.
Calculate, to one decimal _{P}_{l}_{a}_{c}_{e}
(i) _{t}_{h}_{e} horizontal distance AB _{t}_{h}_{e} height of the tower' BC.
( 2 marks) ( _{4} marks)
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VECTORS AND MATRICES
(a) In triangle _{A}_{B}_{C}_{,} respectively.
not drawn to scale, P and _{Q} te
the midpoints of AB and BC
(i)
(ii)
Make a sketch of the diagram and _{s}_{h}_{o}_{w} _{t}_{h}_{e} points _{P} _{a}_{n}_{d} _{Q} _{.}
( _{I} _{m}_{a}_{r}_{k} _{)}
Given that AB _{=} ?x and BC _{=} 3y, _{w}_{r}_{i}_{t}_{e}_{,} _{i}_{n} _{t}_{e}_{r}_{m}_{s} _{o}_{f} _{.}_{r} _{a}_{n}_{d}_{y}_{,}
_{a}_{n} _{e}_{x}_{p}_{r}_{e}_{s}_{s}_{i}_{o}_{n} _{f}_{o}_{r}
AC
b)
PQ
Hence show that PQ _{=} _{I}_{e}_{C}
_{2}
( 2 marks)
( 2 marks)
(b) The position vectors of the points R, S and T relative to the origin are o?= [')
_{[}_{4}_{,}_{/}
(i) Express in the form
a) RT
sR
_{[}_{:}_{.}_{]}_{*}_{"} vectors
( 4 marks)
(iD
a) The pointFis _{s}_{u}_{c}_{h} thatRF= _{F}_{7}_{.} position vector of F.
Use a vector method to determine the
b) Hence, state the coordinates _{o}_{f} _{F}_{.}
( 5 marks)
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14. A, B and C are matrices _{s}_{u}_{c}_{h} _{t}_{h}_{a}_{t}_{:}
(b) Given the matrix ^ _{=} [?
,
( 5 marks)
(i) 
Show that R is nonsingular. 
( 2 marks) 

(ii) 
Find Rr, the inverse _{o}_{f} R. 
( 2 marks) 

(iii) 
Show that R Rr _{=} I 
( _{2} marks) 

(iv) 
Using a matrix method, _{s}_{o}_{l}_{v}_{e} _{t}_{h}_{e} pair _{o}_{f} _{s}_{i}_{m}_{u}_{l}_{t}_{a}_{n}_{e}_{o}_{u}_{s} _{e}_{q}_{u}_{a}_{t}_{i}_{o}_{n}_{s} 

x+3y 
7 
( 4 marks) 
END OF TEST
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