Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2017 | June | Q#3

  Question The polynomial  is given by . where b and c are integers. a.   Given that  is a factor of  show that . b.   The remainder when  is divided by  is -30. Obtain a further equation in b and c. c.   Use equations from parts (a) and (b) to find the value of b and the value of c. Solution […]

Past Papers’ Solutions | Assessment & Qualification Alliance (AQA) | AS & A level | Mathematics 6360 | Pure Core 1 (6360-MPC1) | Year 2017 | June | Q#2

  Question A curve has the equation . The curve has a stationary point at the point M where . a.  Find the coordinates of the other stationary point of the curve. b.  Find the value of  at the point M, and hence determine, with a reason, whether M is a  minimum point or a maximum point. […]