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# Past Papers’ Solutions | Edexcel | AS & A level | Mathematics | Core Mathematics 1 (C1-6663/01) | Year 2012 | June | Q#4

Hits: 12 Question a.   Find , giving each term in its simplest form. b.   Find . Solution a.   We are given; We are required to find . Gradient (slope) of the curve is the derivative of equation of the curve. Hence gradient of curve  with respect to  is: Therefore; Rule for differentiation is of  is: Rule […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Edexcel | AS & A level | Mathematics | Core Mathematics 1 (C1-6663/01) | Year 2012 | January | Q#10

Hits: 67 Question Figure 2 shows a sketch of the curve C with equation  , x ≠ 0 The curve crosses the x-axis at the point A. a.   Find the coordinates of A. b.   Show that the equation of the normal to C at A can be written as 2x+8y−1=0 The normal to C at A meets C again […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Edexcel | AS & A level | Mathematics | Core Mathematics 1 (C1-6663/01) | Year 2012 | January | Q#8

Hits: 58 Question The curve  has equation a.   Find . b.   Sketch , showing the coordinates of the points where C1 meets the x-axis. c.   Find the gradient of  at each point where C1 meets the x-axis. The curve  has equation where k is a constant and . d.   Sketch , showing the coordinates of the points where […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Edexcel | AS & A level | Mathematics | Core Mathematics 1 (C1-6663/01) | Year 2012 | January | Q#1

Hits: 23 Question Given that , , find, in their simplest form, a.   b.   . Solution a.   We are given; We are required to find . Gradient (slope) of the curve is the derivative of equation of the curve. Hence gradient of curve  with respect to  is: Therefore; Rule for differentiation is of  is: Rule for differentiation is […]