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 1. (a) (i) r = − 2 A1 N1 (ii) u 15 = − 3 ( − 2) 14 (A1) = − 49152 (accept − 49200) A1 N2 (b) (i) 2, 6, 18 A1 N1 (ii) r = 3 A1 N1 (c) Setting up equation (or a sketch) M1 x + 1 2 x 8 + = (or correct sketch with relevant information) A1 x − 3 x + 1 x 2 + 2x + 1 = 2x 2 + 2x − 24 (A1) x 2 = 25 x = 5 or x = − 5 x = − 5 Notes : If “trial and error” is used, work must be documented with several trials shown. Award full marks for a correct answer with this approach. If the work is not documented, award N2 for a correct answer. A1 N2 (d) (i) r = 1 2 A1 N1 (ii) For attempting to use infinite sum formula for a GP (M1) − 8 S = 1 − 1 2 S = − 16 Note: Award M0A0 if candidates use a value of r where r > 1, or r < − 1. A1 N2



2.

evidence of using binomial expansion

(M1)

3.

eg selecting correct term,

a

8

0

b +

8

1

7

a b

8

2

+

a b 2 +

6

evidence of calculating the factors, in any order

eg 56,

3

3

, − ⎛ ⎜ 8
3

5

2 3

5

,

⎞ ⎛ 2

3

x ⎟ ⎞

3

(

3

) 5

4032x 3 (accept = 4030x 3 to 3 sf)

A1A1A1

A1

(a)

(b)

Note:

Throughout this question, the first and last terms are interchangeable.

For recognizing the arithmetic sequence u 1 = 1, n = 20, u 20 = 20 (u 1 = 1, n = 20, d = 1) Evidence of using sum of an AP

S 20 =

(

)

1 + 20 20

2

(or S =

20

2

(2

1 19 1))

× +

×

(M1)

(A1)

M1

A1

S 20 = 210

AG

Let there be n cans in bottom row

Evidence of using S n = 3240

eg

(

)

1 + n n

2

=

3240 ,

n 2 + n 6480 = 0

n

n

= 80 or n = 81 = 80

n

2

(

2

+

(

n

1

))

=

3240 ,

n

2

(2

n

+

(

n 1)( 1)) 3240

=

(M1)

A1

(A1)

A1

N2

N0

N2



(c)

(i)

(ii)

Evidence of using S = (

)

1 + n n

2

2S = n 2 + n

n 2 + n 2S = 0

METHOD 1

Substituting S = 2100

eg n 2 + n 4200 = 0,

2100 = (

1 + n

) n

2

(M1)

A1

AG

A1

N0

EITHER

A1

Any valid reason which includes reference to integer being needed, R1

n = 64.3, n = 65.3

4.

(a)

 and pointing out that integer not possible here. R1 eg n must be a (positive) integer, this equation does not have integer solutions. OR Discriminant = 16 801 A1 Valid reason which includes reference to integer being needed, R1 and pointing out that integer not possible here. R1 eg this discriminant is not a perfect square, therefore no integer solution as needed. METHOD 2 Trial and error S 64 = 2080, S 65 = 2145 A1A1 Any valid reason which includes reference to integer being needed, R1 and pointing out that integer not possible here. R1 7 terms A1

N1

N1

N1

N1



(b) A valid approach

Correct term chosen

Calculating

6

3

=

20 ,

Term is 540x 12

⎛ ⎜ 6

3

(

x

3

)

3

(

3 x

(

3 )

3 = 27

) 3

5. d = 3 evidence of substitution into u n = a + (n 1) d eg u 101 = 2 + 100 × 3 u 101 = 302

(a)

(b) correct approach eg 152 = 2 + (n 1) × 3 correct simplification eg 150 = (n 1) × 3, 50 = n 1, 152 = 1 + 3n n = 51

6.

(a)

(b)

1

5

(i)

(ii)

(0.2)

u

10

1

5

= 25 ⎜ ⎝

9

= 0.0000128

u

n

1

5

= 25 ⎜ ⎝

n 1

1 ⎟ ⎞ , 1.28 10 ,

7

5

5

×

1

78125

 (M1) A1 (A1)(A1) A1 N3  (A1) (M1) A1 N3 (M1) (A1) A1 N2  A1 N1 (M1) A1 N2 A1 N1

7.

(c) For attempting to use infinite sum formula for a GP

(a)

(b)

S =

125 =

4

3, 6, 9

31.25

(

=

31.3

to 3 s f )

(i) Evidence of using the sum of an AP

eg

20

2

2 × 3 +

20

3

n = 1

n = 630

(20 1) 3

− ×

(ii) METHOD 1

100

Correct calculation for

n = 1

3 n

eg

100

2

(2

3 99 3), 15150

× +

×

Evidence of subtraction eg 15150 630

100

n = 21

3 n 14520

=

⎜ ⎛

⎜ ⎜ 1

5

25

1

⎟ ⎟

⎠ ⎠

METHOD 2 Recognising that first term is 63, the number of terms is 80

eg

80

2

(

63

+

)

300 ,

100

n = 21

3 n 14520

=

80

2

(126

+

79 3)

×

 (M1) A1 N2  A1 N1 M1 A1 N1 (A1) (M1) A1 N2 (A1)(A1) A1 N2 
 8. (a) For taking three ratios of consecutive terms 54 = 162 486 ( 3) = 18 = 54 162 hence geometric (b) (i) r = 3 u n = 18 × 3 n − 1 (ii) For a valid attempt to solve 18 × 3 n − 1 = 1062882 eg trial and error, logs n = 11 9. Identifying the required term (seen anywhere)

eg

10

8

⎟ × 2

2

10

8

= 45

4y 2 , 2 × 2, 4 a = 180

 (M1) A1 AG N0 (A1) A1 N2 (M1) A1 N2  M1 (A1) (A2) A2 N4