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Fundamental Friday Worksheet 12








Q1) Use the fact that to work out the following.
a) b)

c) d)

Q2) Expand the following and simplify fully if appropriate.
a) ( ) b) ( ) c) ( )


Q3) Factorise fully the following.
a) b)

c)

Q4) Write the following numbers in standard form.
a) b) c)

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Q5) The table gives information about the ages of 160 employees of an IT
company.
Age (A) in
years
Frequency
44
56
34
19
7
a) Write down the modal class interval.

b) Complete the cumulative frequency table.
Age (A) in
years
Cumulative
Frequency






c) On the grid on the next page, draw a cumulative frequency graph for
your table.



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d) Use your graph to find an estimate for
(i) the median age of the employees
(i) the interquartile range of the ages of the employees.



Another IT company has 80 employees.
The age of the youngest employee is 24 years.
The age of the oldest employee is 54 years.
The median age is 38 years.
The lower quartile age is 30 years.
The upper quartile age is 44 years.
e) On the grid below, draw a box plot to show information about the
ages of the employees.

10 20 30 40 50 60 70
20
40
60
80
100
120
140
160
180
Age (years)
Cumulative Frequency
0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70
Age ( ) in years A


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Q6) The equation

has a solution between 2 and 3.
Find the solution to one decimal place.