# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2010 | Oct-Nov | (P2-9709/23) | Q#7

Question The diagram shows the curve and its maximum point M.      i.       Find the exact coordinates of M.    ii.       Use the trapezium rule with three intervals to estimate the value of giving your answer correct to 2 decimal places. Solution      i.   We are required to find the […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2010 | May-Jun | (P2-9709/23) | Q#2

Question The diagram shows the part of the curve y = xe-x. The shaded region R is bounded by the curve and by the lines x = 2, x = 3 and y = 0.       i.       Use the trapezium rule with two intervals to estimate the area of R, giving your […]

# Past Papers’ Solutions | Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) | AS & A level | Mathematics 9709 | Pure Mathematics 2 (P2-9709/02) | Year 2010 | May-Jun | (P2-9709/22) | Q#2

Question The diagram shows the part of the curve y = xe-x. The shaded region R is bounded by the curve and by the lines x = 2, x = 3 and y = 0.      i.       Use the trapezium rule with two intervals to estimate the area of R, giving your answer […]