past paper unit 3 modular

past paper for the edexcel modular spec also sutible for the new linear spec

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Centre Number Candidate Number
Edexcel GCSE
Mathematics B
Unit 3: Number, Algebra, Geometry 2 (Calculator)
Higher Tier
Mock paper Paper Reference
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes 5MB3H/01
You must have: Ruler graduated in centimetres and millimetres, Total Marks
protractor, pair of compasses, pen, HB pencil, eraser, calculator. Tracing
paper may be used.
Instructions
· Use black ink or ball-point pen.
· Fill in the boxes at the top of this page with your name,
centre number and candidate number.
· Answer all questions.
· Answer the questions in the spaces provided
­ there may be more space than you need.
· Calculators may be used.
· If your calculator does not have a button, take the value of to be
3.142 unless the question instructs otherwise.
Information
· The total mark for this paper is 80.
· The marks for each question are shown in brackets
­ use this as a guide as to how much time to spend on each question.
· Questions labelled with an asterisk (*) are ones where the quality of your
written communication will be assessed.
Advice
· Keep
Read each question carefully before you start to answer it.
· Try toan eye on the time.
· Check your answers
answer every question.
· if you have time at the end.
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GCSE Mathematics 2MB01
Formulae ­ Higher Tier
You must not write on this formulae page.
Anything you write on this formulae page will gain NO credit.…read more

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Answer ALL questions.
Write your answers in the spaces provided.
You must write down all stages in your working.
1 5 identical calculators cost a total of £31.75
Work out the cost of 7 of these calculators.
£ .................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
(Total for Question 1 is 2 marks)
67.92 - 13.…read more

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Wheat biscuits of the same size can be bought in large boxes, medium boxes and
small boxes.
A large box costs £3.69 and contains 48 biscuits.
A medium box costs £1.78 and contains 24 biscuits.
A small box costs £1.14 and contains 12 biscuits.
Which size of box is the best value for money?
Explain your answer.
You must show all your working.…read more

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Solve 7(x ­ 4) = 35
x = ................................
(2)
­3 n < 4
n is an integer.
(b)Write down the possible values of n.
............. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....................
(2)
(c)Solve the inequality 5x + 3 > 3x ­ 11
............................................
(2)
(Total for Question 4 is 6 marks)
*5 Edgar had a maths test and a science test.…read more

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The diagram shows an accurate scale drawing of two towns, Middleton and Newtown.
Newtown
Middleton
Scale: 1 cm to 2 km
A new shopping centre is going to be built.
The shopping centre will be
less than 12 km from Middleton and
less than 15 km from Newtown.
On the diagram, shade the region where the shopping centre can be built.
(Total for Question 6 is 3 marks)
7Make t the subject of the formula 3t + b = a2
t = ............................................…read more

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The diagram shows a prism.
7 cm
Diagram NOT
accurately drawn
15 cm 5 cm
8 cm
12 cm
Work out the volume of the prism.
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The diagram shows the region inside a running track.
Diagram NOT
105 m
accurately drawn
64 m
105 m
This region is in the shape of a rectangle with a semi-circle at both ends.
The rectangle has a length of 105 m.
It has a width of 64 m.
The semi-circles each have a diameter of 64 m.
The groundsman is going to cover this region with grass seed.
One sack of grass seed will cover 250 m2.…read more

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The equation x3 + 6x2 = 500 has a solution between 6 and 7
Use a trial and improvement method to find this solution.
Give your answer correct to one decimal place.
You must show all your working.
x = ............................................…read more

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T
2
­6 ­4 ­2 O 2 4 6 x
­2
­4
­6
(a)Rotate triangle T 90° clockwise about the point (0, 0).…read more

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