Mock exam paper C P1 Ordinary Level
Pre-Junior Certificate Examination, 2013
Mathematics – Ordinary Level
Paper I (300 marks)
Time: 2 hours
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Each question carries 50 marks.
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Q.1 (a) (i) Using the Venn diagram below, shade in the region that represents
(ii) Using the Venn diagram below, shade in the region
(b) U is the universal set.
(i) List the elements of
(ii) List the elements of A’, the complement of the set A.
(iii) List the elements of .
(iv) List the elements of
(c) A group of 24 students were asked if the enjoyed reading, computer games or watching TV to relax. The following were their answers:
13 liked reading,
16 liked playing computer games,
12 liked watching TV,
8 liked to read and play computer games,
6 liked to read and watch TV,
8 liked to play computer games and watch TV,
3 like all three activities.
(i) Represent this information in the Venn diagram below.
(ii) How many did none of the activities.
(iii) How many played computer games only?
(iv) How many read and watched TV only?
Q.2 (a) At the start of a two month period an electricity meter read 12,486 units and at the end it
read 13,181 units. If there was a fixed charge of €3.80 and each unit of electricity cost 8.4 cent, calculate the total amount of the electricity bill.
(b) (i) Divide 1,242 by 0.023, and give your answer in the form where
(ii) By rounding each of these numbers to the nearest whole number, estimate the value of
(iii) Using a calculator, or otherwise, find the value of correct to two decimal places
(c) (i) Si...