Technical Drawing - Exam Papers - Ordinary - 2001 - Paper 1
(a) In an ellipse the major axis is 130 mm and the minor axis is 94 mm. Draw the ellipse. Draw a tangent to the curve at a point 40 mm from the minor axis.
(b) Fig. 6 shows the focus of a parabola and the
direction of the axis. The position of a point P
on the curve is also shown. Show how the
directrix and vertex are located and draw a
portion of the curve to include point P.