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http://pmt.physicsandmathstutor.com/download/Maths/A-level/C1/Papers-Edexcel/January%202005%20QP%20-%20C1%20Edexcel.pdf

 

Help me solve question number 8 part a

Rauhan  Nov 17, 2017
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We need to use the midpoint theorem here

 

[ 1 + p ] / 2  =  8

 

Multiply both sides by 2

 

1 + p  = 16     subtract  1 from both sides

 

p  = 15

 

And to find q, we have that

 

[ 7 + q ] / 2  = 2

 

Multiply both sides by 2

 

7 + q   =  4      subtract 7 from both sides

 

q  = -3

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Nov 17, 2017
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Thanks for the answer but when u said 'the midpoint theorem' is it like x1+x2/2 and y1+y2/2 ??

Rauhan  Nov 17, 2017
edited by Rauhan  Nov 17, 2017
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Exactly....!!!!

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Nov 17, 2017
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Now it makes sense, thanks dude

Rauhan  Nov 17, 2017

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