# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 1 (P1-9709/01) | Year 2017 | Oct-Nov | (P1-9709/12) | Q#10

Question The diagram shows part of the curve and the normal to the curve at the point P(2, 3). This normal meets the x-axis at Q. i. Find the equation of the normal at P. ii. Find, showing all necessary working, the area of the shaded region. Solution i. We are required to find the equation of the normal […]