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2007 Scoring Guidelines
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 1
2 Let R be the region bounded by the graph of y = e2 x − x and the
horizontal line y = 2, and let S be the region bounded by the graph of
2 y = e2 x − x and the horizontal lines y = 1 and y = 2, as shown above.
(a) Find the area of R.
(b) Find the area of S.
(c) Write, but do not evaluate, an integral expression that gives the
volume of the solid generated when R is rotated about the
horizontal line y = 1. 2 e 2 x − x = 2 when x = 0.446057, 1.553943
Let P = 0.446057 and Q = 1.553943 Q ⎧ 1 : integrand
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : limits
⎪ 1 : answer
⎩ ) ( 2
(a) Area of R = ⌠ e 2 x − x − 2 dx = 0.514
⌡P (b) 2 e 2 x − x = 1 when x = 0, 2 e
⌡( Area of S = ⌠ 2 0 2 x − x2 ⎧ 1 : integrand
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : limits
⎪ 1 : answer
⎩ ) − 1 dx − Area of R = 2.06016 − Area of R = 1.546
OR
P ( ) 2 ( ) ⌠ e 2 x − x 2 − 1 dx + ( Q − P ) ⋅ 1 + ⌠ e2 x − x 2 − 1 dx
⌡0
⌡Q
= 0.219064 + 1.107886 + 0.219064 = 1.546 Q ( ) 2
⌠⎛
(c) Volume = π ⎮ ⎜ e 2 x − x − 1
⌡P ⎝ 2 ⎞
− ( 2 − 1)2 ⎟ dx
⎠ 3: { 2 : integrand
1 : constant and limits © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 2
A particle moves along the xaxis so that its velocity v at time () t ≥ 0 is given by v( t ) = sin t 2 . The graph of v is shown above for 0 ≤ t ≤ 5π . The position of the particle at time t is x ( t ) and
its position at time t = 0 is x ( 0 ) = 5.
(a) Find the acceleration of the particle at time t = 3.
(b) Find the total distance traveled by the particle from time t = 0
to t = 3.
(c) Find the position of the particle at time t = 3.
(d) For 0 ≤ t ≤ 5π , find the time t at which the particle
is farthest to the right. Explain your answer. (a) a ( 3) = v′( 3) = 6cos 9 = −5.466 or −5.467 (b) Distance = 3 ∫0 1 : a( 3) v ( t ) dt = 1.702 2: OR
For 0 < t < 3, v( t ) = 0 when t = π = 1.77245 and { 1 : setup
1 : answer t = 2π = 2.50663
x( 0 ) = 5 x( π ) = 5 + ∫0 x( 2π ) = 5 +
x( 3) = 5 + π ∫0 v( t ) dt = 5.89483
2π v( t ) dt = 5.43041 3 ∫ 0 v( t ) dt = 5.77356 x( π ) − x( 0 ) + x( 2π ) − x( π (c) x( 3) = 5 + ) + x( 3) − x( 2π ) = 1.702 3 ∫ 0 v( t ) dt = 5.773 or 5.774 (d) The particle’s rightmost position occurs at time t = π = 1.772.
The particle changes from moving right to moving left at those times t for
which v( t ) = 0 with v( t ) changing from positive to negative, namely at ⎧ ⎧ 1 : integrand
⎪2 ⎨
3 : ⎨ ⎩ 1 : uses x( 0 ) = 5
⎪1 : answer
⎩
⎧ 1 : sets v( t ) = 0
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : answer
⎪ 1 : reason
⎩ t = π , 3π , 5π ( t = 1.772, 3.070, 3.963 ) .
Using x(T ) = 5 + T ∫ 0 v( t ) dt , the particle’s positions at the times it changes from rightward to leftward movement are:
T: 0
π
3π
5π
x(T ) : 5 5.895 5.788 5.752
The particle is farthest to the right when T = π .
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 3
The wind chill is the temperature, in degrees Fahrenheit ( °F ) , a human feels based on the air temperature, in
degrees Fahrenheit, and the wind velocity v, in miles per hour ( mph ) . If the air temperature is 32°F, then the
wind chill is given by W ( v ) = 55.6 − 22.1v 0.16 and is valid for 5 ≤ v ≤ 60.
(a) Find W ′( 20 ) . Using correct units, explain the meaning of W ′( 20 ) in terms of the wind chill.
(b) Find the average rate of change of W over the interval 5 ≤ v ≤ 60. Find the value of v at which the
instantaneous rate of change of W is equal to the average rate of change of W over the interval 5 ≤ v ≤ 60.
(c) Over the time interval 0 ≤ t ≤ 4 hours, the air temperature is a constant 32°F. At time t = 0, the wind
velocity is v = 20 mph. If the wind velocity increases at a constant rate of 5 mph per hour, what is the rate of
change of the wind chill with respect to time at t = 3 hours? Indicate units of measure. (a) W ′( 20 ) = −22.1 ⋅ 0.16 ⋅ 20−0.84 = −0.285 or −0.286 When v = 20 mph, the wind chill is decreasing at
0.286 °F mph. (b) The average rate of change of W over the interval
W ( 60 ) − W ( 5 )
5 ≤ v ≤ 60 is
= −0.253 or −0.254.
60 − 5
W ( 60 ) − W ( 5 )
when v = 23.011.
W ′( v ) =
60 − 5 (c) dW
dt t =3 = ( dW ⋅ dv )
dv dt t =3 = W ′( 35 ) ⋅ 5 = −0.892 °F hr OR
W = 55.6 − 22.1( 20 + 5t )0.16
dW
= −0.892 °F hr
dt t = 3 Units of °F mph in (a) and °F hr in (c) 2: { 1 : value
1 : explanation ⎧ 1 : average rate of change
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : W ′( v ) = average rate of change
⎪ 1 : value of v
⎩ ⎧ 1 : dv = 5
⎪
dt
⎪ 1 : uses v( 3) = 35,
⎪
3: ⎨
or
⎪
uses v( t ) = 20 + 5t
⎪
⎪ 1 : answer
⎩ 1 : units in (a) and (c) © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 4
Let f be a function defined on the closed interval −5 ≤ x ≤ 5
with f (1) = 3. The graph of f ′, the derivative of f, consists
of two semicircles and two line segments, as shown above.
(a) For −5 < x < 5, find all values x at which f has a
relative maximum. Justify your answer.
(b) For −5 < x < 5, find all values x at which the graph of f
has a point of inflection. Justify your answer.
(c) Find all intervals on which the graph of f is concave up
and also has positive slope. Explain your reasoning.
(d) Find the absolute minimum value of f ( x ) over the closed interval −5 ≤ x ≤ 5. Explain your reasoning.
(a) f ′( x ) = 0 at x = −3, 1, 4
f ′ changes from positive to negative at −3 and 4.
Thus, f has a relative maximum at x = −3 and at x = 4. (b) f ′ changes from increasing to decreasing, or vice versa, at
x = −4, −1, and 2. Thus, the graph of f has points of
inflection when x = −4, −1, and 2. (c) The graph of f is concave up with positive slope where f ′
is increasing and positive: −5 < x < −4 and 1 < x < 2. (d) Candidates for the absolute minimum are where f ′
changes from negative to positive (at x = 1 ) and at the
endpoints ( x = −5, 5 ).
−5
π
f ( −5 ) = 3 + ∫ f ′( x ) dx = 3 − + 2π > 3
1
2
f (1) = 3
5
3⋅2 1
f ( 5 ) = 3 + ∫ f ′( x ) dx = 3 +
− >3
1
2
2
The absolute minimum value of f on [ −5, 5] is f (1) = 3. 2: { 1 : xvalues
1 : justification 2: { 1 : xvalues
1 : justification 2: { 1 : intervals
1 : explanation ⎧ 1 : identifies x = 1 as a candidate
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : considers endpoints
⎪ 1 : value and explanation
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 5
Consider the differential equation dy
1
= x + y − 1.
dx
2 (a) On the axes provided, sketch a slope field for the given differential equation
at the nine points indicated.
(Note: Use the axes provided in the exam booklet.) d2y
in terms of x and y. Describe the region in the xyplane in
dx 2
which all solution curves to the differential equation are concave up.
(c) Let y = f ( x ) be a particular solution to the differential equation with the
initial condition f ( 0 ) = 1. Does f have a relative minimum, a relative
maximum, or neither at x = 0 ? Justify your answer. (b) Find (d) Find the values of the constants m and b, for which y = mx + b is a
solution to the differential equation.
(a)
2 : Sign of slope at each
point and relative
steepness of slope lines in
rows and columns. (b) (c) d 2 y 1 dy 1
1
=+
= x+ y−
2
2 dx 2
2
dx
Solution curves will be concave up on the halfplane above the line
1
1
y=− x+ .
2
2
d2y
dy
1
= 0 +1− > 0
= 0 + 1 − 1 = 0 and
2
2
dx ( 0, 1)
dx ( 0, 1)
Thus, f has a relative minimum at ( 0, 1) . (d) Substituting y = mx + b into the differential equation:
1
1
m = x + ( mx + b ) − 1 = m +
x + ( b − 1)
2
2
1
1
1
Then 0 = m + and m = b − 1: m = − and b = .
2
2
2 ( ) ⎧
d2y
⎪2:
3: ⎨
dx 2
⎪ 1 : description
⎩ 2: { 1 : answer
1 : justification 2: { 1 : value for m
1 : value for b © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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2007 SCORING GUIDELINES (Form B)
Question 6
Let f be a twicedifferentiable function such that f ( 2) = 5 and f ( 5) = 2. Let g be the function given by
g ( x ) = f ( f ( x )) .
(a) Explain why there must be a value c for 2 < c < 5 such that f ′ ( c ) = −1.
(b) Show that g ′ ( 2) = g ′ ( 5) . Use this result to explain why there must be a value k for 2 < k < 5 such that
g ′′ ( k ) = 0.
(c) Show that if f ′′ ( x ) = 0 for all x, then the graph of g does not have a point of inflection.
(d) Let h( x ) = f ( x ) − x. Explain why there must be a value r for 2 < r < 5 such that h( r ) = 0.
(a) The Mean Value Theorem guarantees that there is a value
c, with 2 < c < 5, so that
f (5) − f ( 2) 2 − 5
f ′( c ) =
=
= −1.
5−2
5−2
(b) g ′( x ) = f ′( f ( x ) ) ⋅ f ′( x )
g ′( 2 ) = f ′( f ( 2 ) ) ⋅ f ′( 2 ) = f ′( 5 ) ⋅ f ′( 2 )
g ′( 5 ) = f ′( f ( 5 ) ) ⋅ f ′( 5 ) = f ′( 2 ) ⋅ f ′( 5 )
Thus, g ′( 2 ) = g ′( 5 ) .
Since f is twicedifferentiable, g ′ is differentiable f ( 5) − f ( 2 )
⎧
⎪1:
2: ⎨
5−2
⎪ 1 : conclusion, using MVT
⎩ ⎧ 1 : g ′( x )
⎪
3 : ⎨ 1 : g ′( 2 ) = f ′( 5 ) ⋅ f ′( 2 ) = g ′( 5 )
⎪ 1 : uses MVT with g ′
⎩ everywhere, so the Mean Value Theorem applied to g ′ on
[ 2, 5] guarantees there is a value k, with 2 < k < 5, such
g ′( 5 ) − g ′( 2 )
that g ′′( k ) =
= 0.
5−2
(c) g ′′( x ) = f ′′( f ( x ) ) ⋅ f ′( x ) ⋅ f ′( x ) + f ′( f ( x ) ) ⋅ f ′′( x )
If f ′′( x ) = 0 for all x, then
g ′′( x ) = 0 ⋅ f ′( x ) ⋅ f ′( x ) + f ′( f ( x ) ) ⋅ 0 = 0 for all x.
Thus, there is no xvalue at which g ′′( x ) changes sign, so
the graph of g has no inflection points.
OR
If f ′′( x ) = 0 for all x, then f is linear, so g = f f is
linear and the graph of g has no inflection points. (d) Let h ( x ) = f ( x ) − x.
h ( 2) = f ( 2) − 2 = 5 − 2 = 3
h ( 5 ) = f ( 5 ) − 5 = 2 − 5 = −3
Since h ( 2 ) > 0 > h ( 5 ) , the Intermediate Value Theorem
guarantees that there is a value r, with 2 < r < 5, such
that h ( r ) = 0. ⎧ 1 : considers g ′′
2: ⎨
⎩ 1 : g ′′( x ) = 0 for all x
OR
2: { 1 : f is linear
1 : g is linear ⎧ 1 : h ( 2 ) and h ( 5 )
2: ⎨
⎩ 1 : conclusion, using IVT © 2007 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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