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MATHEMATICS 9709

Cambridge International AS and A Level

Name of student Date
Adm. number Year/grade Stream
Subject Pure Mathematics 1 (P1) Variant(s) P11, P12, P13
Start time Duration Stop time

Qtn No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Total
Marks 4 4 5 5 6 4 7 5 6 9 11 7 73
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Question 1 Code: 9709/11/M/J/20/1, Topic: Series

The sum of the first nine terms of an arithmetic progression is 117. The sum of the next four terms is 91.

Find the first term and the common difference of the progression. $[4]$

Question 2 Code: 9709/13/M/J/20/1, Topic: Quadratics

Find the set of values of $m$ for which the line with equation $y=m x+1$ and the curve with equation $y=3 x^{2}+2 x+4$ intersect at two distinct points. $[4]$

Question 3 Code: 9709/11/M/J/10/2, Topic: Series

$\text{(i)}$ Find the first 3 terms in the expansion of $\displaystyle \left(2 x-\frac{3}{x}\right)^{5}$ in descending powers of $x$. $[3]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Hence find the coefficient of $x$ in the expansion of $\displaystyle \left(1+\frac{2}{x^{2}}\right)\left(2 x-\frac{3}{x}\right)^{5}$ $[2]$

Question 4 Code: 9709/12/M/J/13/2, Topic: Series

Find the coefficient of $x^{2}$ in the expansion of

$\text{(i)}$ $\displaystyle\left(2 x-\frac{1}{2 x}\right)^{6}$, $[2]$

$\text{(ii)}$ $\displaystyle\left(1+x^{2}\right)\left(2 x-\frac{1}{2 x}\right)^{6}$. $[3]$

Question 5 Code: 9709/12/M/J/17/3, Topic: Trigonometry

$\text{(i)}$ Prove the identity $\displaystyle\left(\frac{1}{\cos \theta}-\tan \theta\right)^{2} \equiv \frac{1-\sin \theta}{1+\sin \theta}$. $[3]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Hence solve the equation $\displaystyle\left(\frac{1}{\cos \theta}-\tan \theta\right)^{2}=\frac{1}{2}$, for $0^{\circ} \leqslant \theta \leqslant 360^{\circ}$. $[3]$

Question 6 Code: 9709/11/M/J/19/3, Topic: Circular measure

A sector of a circle of radius $r \mathrm{~cm}$ has an area of $A \mathrm{~cm}^{2}$. Express the perimeter of the sector in terms of $r$ and $A$. $[4]$

Question 7 Code: 9709/12/M/J/13/4, Topic: Circular measure

 

The diagram shows a square $A B C D$ of side $10 \mathrm{~cm}$. The mid-point of $A D$ is $O$ and $B X C$ is an arc of a circle with centre $O$.

$\text{(i)}$ Show that angle $B O C$ is $0.9273$ radians, correct to 4 decimal places. $[2]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Find the perimeter of the shaded region. $[3]$

$\text{(iii)}$ Find the area of the shaded region. $[2]$

Question 8 Code: 9709/12/M/J/15/5, Topic: Trigonometry

$\text{(i)}$ Prove the identity $\displaystyle\frac{\sin \theta-\cos \theta}{\sin \theta+\cos \theta} \equiv \frac{\tan \theta-1}{\tan \theta+1}$. $[1]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Hence solve the equation $\displaystyle\frac{\sin \theta-\cos \theta}{\sin \theta+\cos \theta}=\frac{\tan \theta}{6}$, for $0^{\circ} \leqslant \theta \leqslant 180^{\circ}$. $[4]$

Question 9 Code: 9709/11/M/J/20/5, Topic: Quadratics

The equation of a line is $y=m x+c$, where $m$ and $c$ are constants, and the equation of a curve is $x y=16$

$\text{(a)}$ Given that the line is a tangent to the curve, express $m$ in terms of $c$. $[3]$

$\text{(b)}$ Given instead that $m=-4$, find the set of values of $c$ for which the line intersects the curve at two distinct points. $[3]$

Question 10 Code: 9709/11/M/J/11/9, Topic: Circular measure

 

In the diagram, $O A B$ is an isosceles triangle with $O A=O B$ and angle $A O B=2 \theta$ radians. Arc $P S T$ has centre $O$ and radius $r$, and the line $A S B$ is a tangent to the $\operatorname{arc} P S T$ at $S$.

$\text{(i)}$ Find the total area of the shaded regions in terms of $r$ and $\theta$. $[4]$

$\text{(ii)}$ In the case where $\theta=\frac{1}{3} \pi$ and $r=6$, find the total perimeter of the shaded regions, leaving your answer in terms of $\sqrt{3}$ and $\pi$. $[5]$

Question 11 Code: 9709/12/M/J/12/9, Topic: Coordinate geometry, Integration

 

The diagram shows part of the curve $y=-x^{2}+8 x-10$ which passes through the points $A$ and $B$. The curve has a maximum point at $A$ and the gradient of the line $B A$ is 2.

$\text{(i)}$ Find the coordinates of $A$ and $B$. $[7]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Find $\displaystyle\int y \mathrm{~d} x$ and hence evaluate the area of the shaded region. $[4]$

Question 12 Code: 9709/11/M/J/14/9, Topic: Trigonometry

$\text{(i)}$ Prove the identity $\displaystyle\frac{\sin \theta}{1-\cos \theta}-\frac{1}{\sin \theta} \equiv \frac{1}{\tan \theta}$. $[4]$

$\text{(ii)}$ Hence solve the equation $\displaystyle\frac{\sin \theta}{1-\cos \theta}-\frac{1}{\sin \theta}=4 \tan \theta$ for $0^{\circ} < \theta < 180^{\circ}$. $[3]$

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