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# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2010 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/13) | Q#8

Hits: 3180 Question The diagram shows a rhombus ABCD. Points P and Q lie on the diagonal AC such that BPD is an arc of a circle with centre C and BQD is an arc of a circle with centre A. Each side of the rhombus has length 5 cm and angle BAD = 1.2 radians. i.       Find the […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2010 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/12) | Q#4

Hits: 1744 Question The diagram shows points A, C, B, P on the circumference of a circle with centre O and radius 3 cm. Angle AOC = angle BOC = 2.3 radians.     i.       Find angle AOB in radians, correct to 4 significant figures.    ii. Find the area of the shaded region ACBP, correct to 3 significant figures. Solution i.   […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2010 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/11) | Q#9

Hits: 2343 Question The diagram shows two circles, C1 and C2, touching at the point T. Circle C1 has centre P and radius 8 cm; circle C2 has centre Q and radius 2 cm. Points R and S lie on C1 and C2 respectively, and RS is a tangent to both circles. i.       Show that RS=8 cm.    ii.       Find angle […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2010 | May-Jun | (P1-9709/13) | Q#7

Hits: 1979 Question The diagram shows a metal plate ABCDEF which has been made by removing the two shaded regions from a circle of radius 10 cm and centre O. The parallel edges AB and ED are both of length 12 cm.     i.        Show that angle DOE is 1.287 radians, correct to 4 significant figures.    ii.       Find […]