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# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2013 | Oct-Nov | (P2-9709/23) | Q#4

Hits: 69   Question i.       The polynomial , where a is a and b are constants, is denoted by . It is given that when p(x) is divided by (x – 3) the remainder is 14, and that when p(x)  is divided by (x +  2) the remainder is 24. Find the values of a […]

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Hits: 42 Question i.       The polynomial , where a is a and b are constants, is denoted by . It is  given that  and (x + 2) are factors of p(x). Find the values of a and b.  ii.       When a and b have these values, factorise p(x) completely. Solution      i.   We are […]

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Hits: 60 Question     i.       The polynomial , where a is a and b are constants, is denoted by . It is  given that when p(x) is divided by (x – 3) the remainder is 14, and that when p(x)  is divided by (x +  2) the remainder is 24. Find the values of a […]

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Hits: 41   Question The polynomial , where  and  are constants, is denoted by . It is given that   is a factor of , and that when  is divided by  the remainder is 8. i.       Find the values of a and b. ii.       When a and b have these values, factorise p(x) completely. […]

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Hits: 212   Question    i.       The polynomial , where  is a constant, is denoted by . It is given that   is a factor of . Find the value of .    ii.       When  has this value, find the remainder when  is divided by . Solution      i.  We are given that; We […]

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Hits: 109   Question The polynomial , where  and  are constants, is denoted by . It is given that   is a factor of , and that when  is divided by  the remainder is 8. i.       Find the values of a and b. ii.       When a and b have these values, factorise p(x) completely. […]