**??? - 2015 JUNE Q10 ****Answers**

The gradient of a curve is given by d

(i) Find the equation of the tangent to the curve at the point (2, 9). [3]

(ii) Find the equation of the curve and the coordinates of its points of intersection with the

(iii) Find the equation of the curve after it has been stretched parallel to the

*y*/d*x*= 4*x*+ 3. The curve passes through the point (2, 9).(i) Find the equation of the tangent to the curve at the point (2, 9). [3]

(ii) Find the equation of the curve and the coordinates of its points of intersection with the

*x*-axis. Find also the coordinates of the minimum point of this curve. [7](iii) Find the equation of the curve after it has been stretched parallel to the

*x*-axis with scale factor 1/2. Write down the coordinates of the minimum point of the transformed curve. [3]