15  TRIGONOMETRY
Page 1( Answers at the end of all questions )( 1 ) In triangle PQR,
∠
R =2
π
. If tan
2Pand tan
2Qare the roots of the equationa x
2
+ b x + c = 0, a
≠
0, then( a ) a = b + c ( b ) c = a + b ( c ) b = c ( d ) b = a + c [ AIEEE 2005 ]( 2 ) In triangle ABC, let
∠
C =2
π
. If r is the inradius and R is the circumradius of thetriangle ABC, then 2 ( r + R ) equals( a ) b + c ( b ) a + b ( c ) a + b + c ( d ) c + a [ AIEEE 2005 ]( 3 ) If cos

1
x

cos

1
2y=
α
, then 4x
2

4xy cos
α
+ y
2
is equal to( a ) 2 sin 2
α
( b ) 4 ( c ) 4 sin
2
α
( d )

4 sin
2
α
[ AIEEE 2005 ]( 4 ) If in triangle ABC, the altitudes from the vertices A, B, C on opposite sides are inH.P., then sin A, sin B, sin C are in( a ) G.P. ( b ) A.P. ( c ) ArithmeticGeometric Progression ( d ) H.P. [ AIEEE 2005 ]( 5 ) Let
α
,
β
be such that
π
<
α

β
< 3
π
. If sin
α
+ sin
β
=

6521, then the value of cos2
β

is( a )

1303( b )1303( c )656( d )

656[ AIEEE 2004 ]( 6 ) If u = sin
θ
sinbsina sinbcosa
22222222
, then difference betweenthe maximum and minimum values of u
2
is given by( a ) 2 ( a
2
+ b
2
) ( b ) 2
22
b a
+
( c ) ( a + b )
2
( d ) ( a

b )
2
[ AIEEE 2004 ]( 7 ) The sides of a triangle are sin
α
, cos
α
and
cossin 1
α
for some 0 <
α
<2
π
.Then the greatest angle of the triangle is( a ) 60
°
( b ) 90
°
( c ) 120
°
( d ) 150
°
[ AIEEE 2004 ]