# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2014 | May-Jun | (P2-9709/23) | Q#8

Question The diagram shows the curve , for and its maximum point M. i. Show that ii. Hence find the x-coordinate of M, giving your answer correct to 2 decimal places.. Solution i. We are given that; Therefore; We apply product rule to find the derivative. If and are functions of […]