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Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | January | Q#6

Hits: 60   Question a.  The polynomial  is given by .                     i.       Use the Factor Theorem to show that  is a factor of .                   ii.       Express  in the form  , where a and b are constants. b. The curve C with equation  , sketched below, crosses the x-axis at the point .                     i.       Find the gradient of the curve C at the point Q.                   ii.       Hence […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | June | Q#7

Hits: 37   Question The curve C has equation  , where k is a constant. The line L has equation . a.   Show that the x-coordinates of any points of intersection of the curve C with the line L satisfy the  equation b.   The curve C and the line L intersect in two distinct points.       […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | June | Q#3

Hits: 31   Question The curve with equation  passes through the point P, where  . a.   Find                          i.                                  ii.        b.   Verify that the point P is a stationary point of the curve. c.                                i.       Find the value of  at the point P.                           ii.       Hence, or otherwise, determine whether […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | June | Q#1

Hits: 29   Question The line AB has equation . a.                        i.       Find the gradient of AB.                   ii.       The point A has coordinates (2,1) . Find an equation of the line which passes through the  point A and which is perpendicular to AB. b.  The line AB intersects the line with equation  at the point C. Find the            coordinates of C. Solution […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | January | Q#7

Hits: 41   Question A circle with center C has equation .  a.   Express this equation in the form b.   Write down:                            i.       the coordinates of C;                          ii.       the radius of the circle c.   The point D has coordinates (7,-2).                            i.       Verify that point D lies on the circle.                          ii.       Find an equation of the normal to the circle at the point […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2009 | January | Q#1

Hits: 72   Question The points A and B have coordinates (1,6) and (5,-2) respectively. The mid-point of AB is M. a.   Find the coordinates of M. b.   Find the gradient of AB, giving your answer in its simplest form. c.   A straight line passes through M and is perpendicular to AB.                     i.       Show that this line has […]