# Maths

## Maths

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Edexcel GCSE

Mathematics A
Paper 1 (Non-Calculator)
Higher Tier
Tuesday 6 November 2012 – Morning
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes

Paper Reference

1MA0/1H

You must have: Ruler graduated in centimetres and millimetres,
protractor, pair of compasses, pen, HB pencil, eraser. Tracing
paper may be used.

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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 must not be used.

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The total mark for this paper is 100
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
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Keep an eye on the time.
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GCSE Mathematics 1MA0
Formulae: Higher Tier
You must not write on this formulae page.
Anything you write on this formulae page will gain NO credit.

Volume of prism = area of cross section × length

Area of trapezium =

1
(a + b)h
2

a
cross
section

h
b

h

lengt

Volume of sphere =

4 3
ʌU
3

Volume of cone =

1 2
ʌU h
3

Curved surface area of cone = ʌUO

Surface area of sphere = 4ʌU 2
r

l

h
r

In any triangle ABC

The Quadratic Equation
The solutions of ax2 + bx + c = 0
where D  0, are given by

C
b
A

Sine Rule

a

x=
B

c

−b ± (b 2 − 4ac)
2a

a
b
c
=
=
sin A sin B sin C

Cosine Rule a2 = b2 + c 2 – 2bc cos A
Area of triangle =

2

1
ab sin C
2...