# HSC General Mathematics 2009 Quick Answers ```HSC General Mathematics 2009
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Section 2
These answers are intended as a quick guide
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Question 23
(a) (ii) 17&deg;.
(b) (i) 10 000
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(ii) 2000
or 0.0005 or 0.05%.
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(c) (i) 13.77 m2.
(ii) \$880.
€
(d) (i) \$12.50
(ii) \$3
Question 24
(a) (i) 78
(ii) 46.
(b) (i) \$8 million.
(ii) \$4 million.
(c) Many possible answers. For example, the
government might decide to open a new
school in an area with a large number of
school age children.
(d) (i)
€
y = −x + 200 or x + y = 200 .
(ii) Because the maximum number of
pairs of boots made each week is
120, and€the maximum number of
pairs of sandals made each week is
150.
(iii) Profit at B is \$3450 and the profit at
C is \$4080. The profit is greater at C.
(e) (i) \$1200
(ii) Each year the computer would be
30% less than the year before, which
will always be a positive amount,
and therefore it will never be worth
nothing.
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Question 25
Question 27
(a) (i) −2x − 9
(a) (i) \$32 342.
(ii) \$50 000.
(b) 2 &times; 10 −8 grams.
€
(c) (i) 508 m2.
€
(iii) \$285.70
(ii) 76 200.
(b) (i) 312&deg;.
(d) (i) 21.6&deg;C.
(ii) Approximately 2.8 km.
(ii) 83.85% of spring days.
(iii) Approximately 2.3 km2.
(c) Mary. (0.02 compared to 0.0199)
Question 26
(a) (i) 4 hours.
Question 28
(ii) 75% of girls.
(a) (ii) 54 metres.
(iii) If 25% of boys was the same as 25%
of girls, which is when the total
number of boys and girls are the
same.
(b) (i) There is a positive correlation
between the height and mass of the
child.
(ii) M = 0.23H − 8.05
(b) (i) 16
(ii) 1 pm on Tuesday.
(c) 17.8 metres.
€(d) Yes, Juan is correct.
(iii) 8 am on Thursday.
(c) (i) \$528 000.
(ii) A = \$1496.50
B = \$298 596.50
⎧ 1.005 240 −1 ⎫
(iii) (1) 300 000 = M ⎨
240 ⎬
⎩ 0.005(1.005) ⎭
(2) \$2149.29
€
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