# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2016 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/11) | Q#11

Question The point P(3,5) lies on the curve . i. Find the x-coordinate of the point where the normal to the curve at P intersects the x-axis. ii. Find the x-coordinate of each of the stationary points on the curve and determine the nature of each stationary point, justifying your answers. Solution i. The point where […]