# NECO Mathematics Questions and Answers 2020-Essay and Theory | Free PDF

**NECO Mathematics Questions and Answers 2020-Essay and Theory | Free PDF.**

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The National Examinations Council (NECO) is an examination body in Nigeria that conducts the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination and the General Certificate in Education in June/July and December/January respectively.

**NECO Mathematics Questions and Answers 2020**

**NECO Mathematics Questions and Answers 2020**

1a)

(2x+1)/(3-4x)=2/3

3(2x+1)=2(3-4x)

6x+3=6-8x

6x+8x=6-3

14x/14=3/14

x=3/14

1bi)

E=MV^2/2

2E/M =MV^2/M

V^2=2E/M

V=sqr2E/M

1bii)

Vsqr2E/M

Vsqr2*64/2

Vsqr64

V=8

2 a )

number of sides =12

radius of circle =10 cm

area =?

n ×© 2= 360

12 © 2= 360

© 2 = 360 / 12 =30 °

© 1 + © 2= 180 – 30

© 1 = 150

When © 1 and © 2 are interior and exterior angle

of a polygon A sector has are .

Area of sector =© / 360 × rot 8 ^2

= 150 / 360 ×22 / 7× 100 / 1

A =130 – 95 cm^2

2 b )

1 /2 ( 2x + 1 ) – 2 /5 ( x – 2 )= 3

2 x +1/ 3 – 2 x – 4/ 3= 3

10 x +5 – 6x + 12 / 15 =3 / 1

Cross multiple

4 x +17 =45

4 x /4 =28 / 4

x = 7.

3 )

Apply 5m rule to find C P

t / sin T = P /sin P

t / sin 110 = 6/ sin 40

t =6 * 0. 9396 / 0. 6428

= 56376 / 6. 6428

= 87704

= 877 km

4 )

Total Fruit = 80 + 60 = 140

( a)

( i ) Pr one of each fruit is picked

( 79 / 140 * 60 / 139 ) + ( 59 / 140 * 80 / 139 )

= 4740 / 19, 460 + 4720 / 19 , 460

= 9460 / 19, 460 = 0.486

4 aii )

Pr one type of fruit is picked

( 79 / 140 * 78 / 139 ) + ( 39 / 140 * 5 p/ 139 )

= 6162 / 19, 460 + 3422 / 19 , 460

= 9584 / 19 , 460 = 0.492

4 b )

5 X / 8 – 1 / 6 ≤ X / 3 + 7 /24

Multiply through by 24 i : e

15 X – 4≤ 8X + 7

15 X – 8X ≤ 7 + 4

7 X = 11

X ≤ 11 / 7 ===> X ≤ 1 4 / 9

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5 a )

3 /X + 2 – 6 /3 X – 1

3 ( 3 X – 1) – 6 ( X + 2) / ( X + 2) ( 3X – 1)

9 X – 3 – 6X – 12 /( X + 2) ( 3X – 1)

3 X – 15 / ( X + 2) ( 3X – 1)

5 b )

C .I= P [1 +r / 100 ]^

= 25000 [ 1+ 12/ 100 ]^ 3

= 25000 [ 1+ 0. 12 ]^ 3

= 25000 * 1 . 4049

= 35122 . 50

= N 35 ,122 . 50

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6 a )

X +- 3/ 2

X =2/ 3 or X =2

( X + 3/ 2)^ 2 or ( X – 2 )

( X + 3/ 2) ( X – 2 )

X ( X – 2) + 3 / 2 ( X – 2)

X ^2 – 2X + 3 X / 2 – 3

2 X ^2 – 4X + 3X – 6

2 X ^2 – X – 6

6 b )

h /h +8 = 6 / 10

10 h = 6 h + 48

h = 12

H = h + 8

H = 12 + 8

H = 20

Volume = 1 /3 A . h

= 1 / 3 ( 10 * 10 ) * 20 – 432 / 3

= 200 / 3 – 432 /3

= 1568 / 3

= 522 . 67 cm3

7 a )

titan / 360 ×2 pie r cos t

d = 55 / 360 ×2 ×22 / 7×640 cos 4

d = 55 × 44 × 6400 cos 4/ 2520

d = 55 × 44 × 6400 ×0496 / 2520

d = 15 , 449 . 28 / 2520

d = 6130. 67

d ~ 6130 km .

ii ) distance along gent circle

D = tita / 360 ×2 pie r

D = 55 / 360 × 2/ 7× 22 /7 × 6400/ 1

D = 55 × 44 ×6400 / 2520

D = 15 , 488 ×6400 / 2520

D = 6144 .03

D =~ 6146 km .

7 b )

Length of sector tita/ 360 × 2 pie r

L= 120 / 360 ×2 /1 × 22 / 7× 42/ 1

L= 120 ×44 ×42 / 2520

L= 221760 / 2520

L= 88cm

L= 2pie r

Where r is the radius of circumference

88 =2 × 22 / 7× r

88 ×7 = 44 r

R =88 ×7 /44

R =616 / 44

R =14 cm.

Curved surface area

= pie rc

A =22 / 7 ×14 × 42 / 1

A =22 ×14 ×4 ^2 /7

A =12936 /7

A =1848 cm^ 2.

8 a )

X =60 / t — – – – – – – – – > ( i )

Y = 180 / t – – – – – — – – – > ( ii )

T 1=60 / X

T 2=100 /Y

T 1+T 2= 5

60 / X + 180 / Y = 300 – — – – – – – – – > ( i )

180 / X + 60 / Y = 260 – – – – – – – – — > ( ii )

Let P =1 / X

2 = 1 / Y

60 p + 180 Q = 300

180 p + 6Q = 200

P + 3 Q =5

9 P + 3Q = 13

Substract ( i ) from ( ii )

8 p = 8

P = 8 / 8 ÷ P = 1

Subtract P into ( i )

P + 3 Q =5

1 + 3 Q = 5

3 Q =5 – 1

3 Q =4

Q = 4/ 3

P = 1 ÷ 1 = 1/ X ÷ X = 1

4 /3 = 1/ Y ÷ Y = 3/ 4

8 b )

2001 – – – – – — – – 25 , 700

2002 – – – – – — – – 15 / 100 X 25, 700 + 25,

700 = 29 , 555

Amount of tax in 2002

= 29 , 555 * 12 .5 /100

= N 3694 .375

= N 3690

8 c )

Log 25

Log 16 25 / 100

Log 16 2/ 4

Log 4 6 – 1

– 1/ 2 Log 4^4

– 1/ 2

9 ai)

W= K +C / 2

24 = k + C / 16

384 = 16 K + C – — – – – – ( i )

18 = K + C / 4

72 + 4K + C – – – – – – – — ( ii )

16 K + C = 384

4 K + C = 72

Substact ( ii ) from ( i )

12 k / 12 = 312 /12

K = 26

Substract K into ( i )

16 k + C = 384

C = 384 – 416

C = – 32

W= k +C / t 2

W= 26- 32 / t 2

( 9aii )

When W= – 46, t =?

– 46 = 26 – 32 / t 2

t 2 = – 32 / -72

t = Sqrt 16 / 36 = 4 /6

= 2 / 3

9 b )

V = Pie r 2 . d = 14 , r = 7cm

1232 = 22 / 7 * 7 ^2 * h

h = 7 * 1232/ 22* 49

h = 8624 /1074

h = 8 cm

11 a)

y ^ 1 =x ^2 ( 3x +1 )^ 2

v = ( 2x + 1 )^ 2

v = m ^2

dm / dx =2

dv / dm =2 m

dy /dx = dv / dm ×dm / dx

= 2 m× 2

= 4 m

dy /dx = 4( 2x + 1)

dy /dx = udv /dx +v whole no . dy / dx

= x ^2 4( xx + 1)^ 2, × 3x

= 4 x ^2 ( 2x +1) + 2x ( 2x + 1)^ 2.

11 b)

[ 3 3 -1 ] [ 1 0 2] [ 3 – 2 3] + 2 [0 – ( – 4) – 3[ 63 ] + – 1 ( – 2)

8 + 9+ 2

= 19 .

11 c )

m= y 2- y 1 /x 2- x 1

y – y 1 = m ( x – x 2)

m= 4- 3/ – 1- 2

m= – 1/ 3

y 1 -y 2=- 1 /3 ( x – x 2)

y – 3= 1/ 3 ( x – 2)

y – 3= – 4/ 3 + 2/ 3

3 y =- x + 1[truncated by WhatsApp]

MATHEMATICS OBJ 100% VERIFIED :

1-10: ADADDDCEBE

11-20: CCDCAACECA

21-30: DCDAECAEED

31-40: EAADBEEADC

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8a)

|AD|^2=13^2-5^2

|AD|^2=169-25

|AD|^2=144

AD=sqr144

AD=12CM

|AD|=12-r

r^2=(12-r)^2 – 5^2

r^2=(12-r)(12-r)+25

r^2=144-24r+25

r^2=169-24r

r^2+24r-169=0

r^2+24r=169

r^2+24r+14^2=169+14^2

(r+14)^2=169+196

(r+14)^2=365

(r+14=sqr365

r+14=19.105

r=19.105-14

r=5.105

r=5.1cm

8aii)

circumfrenece of a circle=2pie R

C=2×22/2*(5.1)^2

C=1144.44/7

C=163.4914cm

C=163.5cm

8b)

y2-y1/x2-x1=y-y1/x-x1

6-2/2-(-1)=y-2/x-(-1)

4/2+1 = y-2/x+1

4/3=y-2/x+1

3(y-2)=4(x+1)

3y-6=4x+4

3y-4x=4+6

3y-4x=10

y=4x/3+10/3

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9a)

let Xy represent the two digit number

x-y=5 —–(i)

3xy – (10x +y)=14

3xy – 10x – y =14 —-(ii)

from eqn (i)

x=5+y

3y(5+y)-10(5+y)-y=14

15y+3y^2 – 50 – 10y – y =14

3y^2 + 4y -50 = 14

3y^2 + 4y -50 – 14 =0

3y^2 + 4y – 64 =0

3y^2 + 12y + 16y – 64 =0

(3y^2 – 12y) (+16y – 64)=0

by

(y-4)+16(y-4)=0

(y-4)=0

9aii)

(3y+16)(y-4)=0

3y+16=0 or y-4=0

3y=-16 or y=4

y=-16/3 or y=4

when y=4

x=5+y

x=5+4

x=9

the no is 94

9b)u

3-2x/4 + 2x-3/3

=3(3-2x)+4(2x-3)/12

=9-6x+8x-12/12

=2x-2/12

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## Tips on How to Pass NECO Examination 2020

If you want to Past the NECO Examination this year, you will need to follow the instructions below.

- Practice daily with NECO Past Questions and Answers
- Write out your subjects, the dates and time.
- Engage in general revision few days to the examination and dwell more on the subjects you find difficult.
- Focus on only your first paper a week to the exam. This would make it sweet and you will have energy to read for other papers.
- Don’t read any other subject when it is two days to a particular subject.
- When you have two papers that are separated by only one day, read the second one first before going to the subject you have first.
- Ensure to be in the NECO examination venue at least two hours to the examination so that you would be balanced.
- Try to be up to date in cases of changes in the timetable.
- Have a personal copy of the NECO timetable and syllabus.
- Go through your timetable daily so that you don’t miss any paper.
- Don’t go to the hall when you are not having paper that day.

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