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# MATH23X

EXIT EXAMINATION
3rd Quarter SY 20122013

DIRECTIONS: Solve each problem and choose the best answer from the choices given.
Detailed solution should be shown and all final answers should be encircled. Write out

Sample Item:

1. What is the x-intercept of the line passing through A(1,4) and B(4,1)?
a. 4
b. 4.5
c. 5
d. 6

1. C
Solution:
A (1, 4) x 1 = 1 y1 = 4
B(4, 1) x 2 = 4 y 2 = 1

## using two point form :

y - y1 y 2 - y1

x - x1 x 2 - x1
y - y1 y 2 - y1 x - x1
x 2 - x1
y - 4 1- 4 x -1
4 -1
y - 4 x -1
x y 5

x5

## EXAMINATION STARTS HERE!

1. Determine the equation whose roots are the reciprocals of the roots of the equation
3x2 - 13x - 10 = 0.
a) 10x2 + 13x 3 = 0 b) 10x2 + 13x + 3 = 0 c) 8x2 - 13x 3 = 0 d) 10x2 + 10x 3 = 0

2. Six years ago, Romel was five times as old as Lejon. In five years, Romel will be three times as old as
Lejon. What is the present age of Lejon?
a) 13 years old b) 15 years old c) 16 years old d) 17 years old

3. How many liters of 10% salt solution must be added to 20% salt solution in order to obtain 10 liters
of 12% salt solution?
a) 6 liters b) 7 liters c) 8 liters d) 10 liters
4. Find the value of x from the following equations.
Equation (1)
Equation (2)
Equation (3)
a) 1 b) 2 c) 3 d) 4

5. The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 34 cm. Find the length of the shortest leg if it is 14 cm shorter
than the other leg.
a) 15 cm b) 16 cm c) 30 cm d) 32 cm

## 6. Find the supplement of an angle whose compliment is 620.

a) 280 b) 1180 c) 1520 d) none of these

## 7. Which of the following is correct?

I. (log x)2 = log x2
II. log z4 = 2 log z2
III. (log y)2 = log(log y)
IV. log (x/y) = log x log y
a) I and II b) II and III c) II and IV d) III and IV

## 8. Find the value of sin (900 + A)

a) cos A b) cos A c) sin A d) sin A

## 9. Find the center of the ellipse described by 4x2 + y2 16x 6y 43 = 0.

a) (2, 3) b) (4, -6) c) (1, 9) d) (-2, -5)

10. What is the equation of the line that passes through (4, 0) and is parallel to the line x - y - 2 = 0?
a) y + x - 4 = 0 b) y x + 4 = 0 c) y x - 4 = 0 d) y + x 4 = 0

11. Find the area of the circle whose center is at (2, -5) and tangent to the line 4x + 3y 8 = 0.
a) 3 b) 6 c) 9 d) 12

12. Find the eccentricity of the conic section in described by the equation x2 + y2 4x + 2y 24 = 0.
a) 0 b) 1 c) 1.25 d) 0.80

13. If a steel ball is immersed in an 8 cm diameter cylinder, it displaces water to a depth of 2.25 cm.
The radius of the ball is
a) 2 cm. b) 3 cm. c) 4 cm. d) 6 cm.

14. The perimeter of the sector is 9 cm and its radius is 3 cm. What is the area of the sector?
a) 4.5 cm2 b) 5.5 cm2 c) 6.5 cm2 d) 13.5 cm2

15. A conical container has a height of 20 cm and a base diameter of 12 cm. It holds water to depth of
10 cm above its vertex. Find the volume of its content.
a) 20 cm3 b) 30 cm3 c) 40 cm3 d) 60 cm3

16. 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) 2.035 m c) 1.837 m d) 1.125 cm
17. A particle is moving along the parabola = 2 . At what point on its path where the abscissa and
the ordinate of the particle changing at the same rate?
1 1 1 1 1 1
a) ( , ) b) ( , ) c) ( , ) d) ( , )
4 16 3 9 4 2

18. Find the dimensions (height h, and length l) of the rectangle of greatest area that can be inscribed
in a semicircle of radius 2.
a) h = 2, l = 4 b) h = , l = 2 c) = , = d) h = 2, l = 8

19. A balloon leaving the ground 18 m from an observer rises 3 m/s. How fast is the angle of elevation
of the line of sight increasing after 8 seconds?

20. Water is flowing into a conical vessel 15 cm deep and of radius 3.75 cm across the top. If the rate
at which the water rises is 2 cm/sec, how fast is the water flowing into the conical vessel when the
water is 4 cm deep?
a) 6.28 cm3/sec b)2.37 cm3/sec c) 4.57 cm3/sec d) 5.73 cm3/sec

3 +3+1
21. Find ( 2 + 1)

3 +3+1 ++ 2 +3 2 +3
a) + b) + c) 3 + d) 2 3 +

22. A cup is made by rotating the area between y = 2x2 and y = x + 1 with x 0 around the x-axis. Find
the volume of the material needed to make the cup.
a) 4.82 cu. Units b) 8.23 cu. units c)12.33 cu. units d) 2.33 cu. units

## 23. Find the area between the two curves = + 2 and = 2 .

a) 3.8 sq. units b) 4.5 sq. units c) 8 sq. units d) 11 sq. units

24. Evaluate 1 2
0
a) 1/3 b) 1/2 c) 1/6 d) 2/3

25. Evaluate the integral of integral of (3x2 + 9y2) dxdy if the interior limits has an upper limit of y and
a lower limit of 0, and whose outer limit has an upper limit of 2 and lower limit of 0.
a) 40 b) 30 c) 20 d) 10