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1. If x 1 , find the value of x 3 3


x x
A. -2 B. -1 C.1 D. 2

2. The product of two numbers is 16. If 1 is subtracted from each number, the product is 8.
What is the sum of the two numbers?
A.6 B.8 C.9 D.10

3. If (x + 2), (2x + 3), (5x 6) are consecutive terms of an arithmetic progression, the value
of x equals
A.1 B. -1 C.5 D. 0

4. A rubber ball is dropped from a height of 27 m. Each time that it hits the ground it
bounces to a height 2/3 of that from which it fell. Find the total distance travelled
by the ball until it comes to rest?
A. 80 B. 81 C. 135 D. infinite

5. A father is three times as old as his son. Four years ago, he was four times as old as his
son. How old is his son?
A.10 B.12 C. 15 D.16

6. In two hours, the minute hand of the clock rotates through an angle of
A. 45 B. 90 C. 360 D. 720

7. Find the exact value of sin2 1 + sin2 2 + + sin2 90


A.30 B. 45 C. 45.5 D. 60

8. Solve for x:
log 5 log (x+4) log 3 log (x+4) = log 3 log 5
A. 18.89 B. 56.67 C. 23.12 D. 27.86

9. Given the triangle ABC with side AB= 210m , BC = 205m and AC = 110m. Find the
largest angle.
A. = 77 09 24 B. = 97 09 24 C. = 81 19 24 D. = 86 0944

10. What is the length of the arc intercepted by a central angle 95 in a circle whose radius is
12m?

A. 19.89 m B. 23.54 m C. 32.78 m D. 120 m

11. The slope of the line joining (2,-3) and the midpoint of the line segment joining (0,4) and
(5,-2) is
A.8 B.-8 C. 3 D.-3

12. Determine the equation of the line passing through (-1,3) and perpendicular to the line
4x-y +5=0.
A.y - 4x - 7=0 B.x + 4y - 11=0 C.x - 4y + 13=0 D.x + 4y +11=0

13. Determine the coordinates of the centre of the circle x2-4x+y2+6y+1=0.


A.(2,3) B.(-2,3) C. (2,-3) D.(-2,-3)

14. If the length of the latus rectum is 3/5 of the length of minor axis, then its eccentricity is
A.0.6 B.0.8 C. 1.25 D. 5/3

15. The collection of all points which is equidistant from the point (0,2) and the line
y = -1 is defined by what equation?
A.y2 = 6x-3. B.x2 = 6y C. x2 = 3-6y D. x2 = 6y-3

16. The surface area of a sphere increases by 20 %, then the volume of the sphere increases by
A.20% B. 30% C.31.45% D.31.5%

17. A conical tank with a capacity of 4 m3 has a height of 3m. If the volume left in the tank is
1.5m3, then the height is
A.2.165 m B. 2.163m C.1.837m D.1.125 cm

18. From an equilateral triangle, determine the ratio of the area of circumscribed circle to the
area of the inscribed circle.
A.4 B. 3 C.2.5 D.1.5

19. In an isosceles trapezoid, the length of each leg is 3, the length of each diagonal is 7 and the
length of the longer base is 8. Find the length of the shorter base.
A.4 B.4.5 C. 5 D. 6

20. Compute for the area of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in the ellipse whose
equation is 4x2 + 9 y2 = 36.
A.24 B.18 C. 12 D. 9