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WHATSAPP/SMS/ CALL MR [email protected] FOR MORE REVISION MATERIALS AND END TERM EXAMS ACCOMPANIED WITH THERE MARKING SCHEMES MATHEMATICS K.C.S.E PAPER 1995-2016 QUESTIONS
WHATSAPP/SMS/ CALL MR [email protected] FOR MORE REVISION MATERIALS AND END TERM EXAMS ACCOMPANIED WITH THERE MARKING SCHEMES QUESTIONS SECTION 1 (52 MKS) Answer all the questions in this section 1. Without using logarithms tables evaluate ( 3 mks) 384.16 x 0.0625 96.04 2. Simplify ( 3 mks) 2x 2 ÷ x 1 6x 2 x 12 2x 3 3. Every week the number of absentees in a school was recorded. This was done for 39 weeks these observations were tabulated as shown below Number of absentees 0.3 4 -7 8 -11 12 - 15 16 - 19 20 - 23 (Number of weeks) 6 9 8 11 3 2 Estimate the median absentee rate per week in the school ( 2 mks) 4. Manyatta village is 74 km North West of Nyangata village. Chamwe village is 42 km west of Nyangate. By using an appropriate scale drawing, find the bearing of Chamwe from Manyatta ( 2 mks) 5. A perpendicular to the line -4x + 3 = 0 passes through the point ( 8, 5) Determine its equation ( 2 mks) 6. The volume Vcm 3 of an object is given by V = 2 π r 3 1 2 3 sc 2 Express in ter m of π r, s and V ( 3 mks) 8. Two baskets A and B each contains a mixture of oranges and lemons. Basket A contains 26 oranges and 13 lemons. Basket B contains 18 oranges and 15 lemons. A child selected basket at random and picked at random a fruit from it. Determine the probability that the fruit picked was an orange. 9. A solid cone of height 12cm and radius 9 cm is recast into a solid sphere. Calculate the surface area of the sphere. ( 4 mks)
WHATSAPP/SMS/ CALL MR [email protected] FOR MORE REVISION MATERIALS AND END TERM EXAMS ACCOMPANIED WITH THERE MARKING SCHEMES 10. The first, the third and the seventh terms of an increasing arithmetic progression are three consecutive terms of a geometric progression. In the first term of the arithmetic progression is10 find the common difference of the arithmetic progression. ( 4 mks) 11. Akinyi bought and beans from a wholesaler. She then mixed the maize and beans the ratio 4:3 she brought the maize as Kshs. 12 per kg and the beans 4 per kg. If she was to make a profit of 30% what should be the selling price of 1 kg of the mixture? ( 4 mks) 12. A clothes dealer sold 3 shirts and 2 trousers for Kshs. 840 and 4 shirts and 5 trousers for Kshs1680. Form a matrix equation to represent the above information. Hence find the cost of 1 shirt and the cost of 1 trouser. ( 4 mks) 13. Water flows from a tap. At the rate 27cm 3 per second, into a rectangular container of length 60cm, breath 30 cm and height 40 cm. If at 6.00 p.m. the container was half full, what will be the height of water at 6.04 pm? ( 3 mks) 14. In the diagram below < CAD, = 20 0 , < AFE = 120 0 and BCDF is a cyclic quadrilateral. Find < FED. ( 3 mks) 15. The cash prize of a television is Kshs 25000. A customer paid a deposits of Kshs 3750. He repaid the amount owing in 24 equal monthly installments.