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# PURE MATHEMATICS UNIT 1

MODULE 2
WORKSHEET
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3. ​ ​By writing cos 3θ as cos (2θ + θ), show that cos 3θ = 4 cos 3
θ – 3 cos θ ​

4 ​ ​Prove that = tan
5 ​ ​Prove that = tan
6. ​a. ​Express f(7cos θ -24 sin θ in the form R cos(θ + α), where R and α are
constants, ​ ​ ​ such that R > 0 and 0 < α < [​ 4]
​b. ​ ind the minimum value of f(.
F [​ 1]
​c. ​ olve 7cos θ -24 sin θ = 10
S ,​ [​ 5]

7. ​a. ​By writing sin 3θ as sin (2θ + θ), show that sin 3θ = 3sinθ – 4sin3θ. ​
​b. ​Hence, or otherwise, solve 8 sin3θ – 6 sin θ + 1 = 0, for

8. ​ ​The Cartesian Equation of a line is l 1
is given by = = and the equation of a

## ​ ​line l is r = + λ , where λR. Determine whether the lines are skew.

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9. ​ ​A circle has equation (x – 5) + (y+2) = 25
2 2

## i​ . ​ ind the co-ordinates of the center, C, of the circle.

F ​
i​ i. ​ ind the length of the diameter of the circle.
F [​ 2]
i​ ii. ​Find the equation of the line which passes through C and the point Q(7,2). ​
i​ v. ​ etermine algebraically whether the line y = 2x intersects the circle.
D ​
10. ​ ​The equation of a line L is given by r = + t , t
​a. ​Write this equation in parametric form. ​
​b. ​The equation of a plane is r = 8. Write this equation in Cartesian form. ​
​c. ​Find the value of t for which the line in (a.) meets the plane in (b.) ​
​d. ​ Hence find the point of intersection of the line in (a.) with the plane in (b.) ​

11. ​ ​The centre of a circle is (-2,3) and a point B on the circumference is (-5,-1).
​a. ​Find the equation of the line joining the two points. [​ 3]
​b. ​ how that the radius of the circle is 5 units.
S [​ 2]
​c. ​Write down the equation of the circle. [​ 1]
​d. ​ etermine the equation of the tangent to the circle at the point B.
D [​ 3]
​e. ​Find the point/s of intersection of the circle above with the circle x + y 2 2
+6x -7y-
10=0 ​

## 12. ​ ​The equation of an ellipse is given by 4x 2 2

+ 9y +32x + 36y + 64 = 0
​a. ​Write the equation in the form + = 1 ​
​b. ​Write down the co-ordinates of the centre of the ellipse. ​
​c. ​Find the point of intersection of the ellipse with the line y-x = 2 ​
​d. ​ rite the equation of the ellipse in parametric form.
W [​ 4]
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13. ​ ​The parametric equations of a curve are x = 2 + cos t and y = 3 + 2sin t. Find the equation
​ ​ f the curve and describe the curve.
o [​ 8]

## 14. ​ ​Given the equation + =1,

​a. ​Find the co-ordinates of the x and y intercepts of the equation. ​
​b. ​ ind the length of the major and minor axes.
F [​ 2]
​c. ​ ketch the graph of the equation.
S [​ 2]

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