Multiple Choice Questions

PRE-ENTRY TEST PREPARATION ECAT MATHEMATICS

11. The quadratic equation with roots

2-

and 2+

is: (b) x2-4x+1=0 (d)x2-6x-6=0

(a) x2+4x+1=0 (c) x2-6x+6=0

1. One root of the equation x2+1=0 is i, the other is: (a) (b) (c) i2 (d) NOT 2.
(a) 1 (c) =? (b) (d) 2

12. The symmetric difference of A={1,2,3} and B={3,4,5} is: (a) {1,2,4,5} (c) {1,2} (b) {1,2,3,4,5} (d) {4,5}

13. If z1=1+2i, z2=2+i, then Im(z1+z2)=? (a) 3 (c) 2 (b) 3i (d) 2i

3. The series + is_____ (a) Arithmetic and convergent (b) Geometric and convergent (c) Only convergent (d) Only geometric
4. If X={1,2,3}, Y={2,3,4} and Z={3,4,5} then: (a) (X-Y)∩Z=∅ (c) (Z-X)∩Y=∅ (b) (Y-Z)∩X=∅ (d) NOT

14. The nth term of a sequence is n+(-1)n. Then its 7th and 8th terms are: (a) 6,9 (c)6,8 (b) 7,8 (d) 8,9

15. The solution of equation x2+x+1=0 is (a) {1,w} (c) {w,w2} (b) {1,w,w2} (d) {1,w}

5. If x3 -3x2 -6x+2 is divided by x+2, then the remainder is: (a) -18 (c) -6 (b) 9 (d) 18

16. If A be any non-empty set, if a set A has n elements. P(A) has how many elements: (a) 2n (b) 2n

6. Which of the following is an expression for in the form a+bi, where a and b are real (a) 0+ (c) 0+3 (b) 0+ (d) 0+

(c) 2n2 (d) 2n+1 17. A sequence in which any term divided by its immediate previous terms gives a constant is called: (a) geometric sequence (b) arithmetic sequence (c) real sequence (d) complex sequnce 18. 9a2+64b2 = ? (a) (3a+8b)(3a-8b) (c) (3a+b)(3a-b) 19. + (b) (9a+8b)(a-8b) (d) (3a+8bi)(3a-8bi) + =?

7. If n(A) = 4, n(b)= 7, then n(AxB) =? (a) 3 (c) 14 8. If A= (a) 0 (c) 2 (b) 11 (d) 28 and A2 = I, then x = ? (b) 1 (d) 3

9. (G,*) is a commutative or abelian group if for all a,b∈G (a) a*b ≠ b*a (c) a+b=b*a (b) a*b = b*a (d) a*b=b+a

(a) 0 (b) 120 (c) 520 (d) NOT 20. If x=3y and 3x-2y=7 then y =? (a) 0 (b) ½ (c) -1 (d) 1

10. The transpose operation on matrices satisfies the following properties except: (a) (A+B) t = At+Bt (c) (Ka) t=kAt (b) (At) t=A (d) (AB) t≠BtAt

21. {3n: n∈Z} is an abelian group under: (a) addition (b) subtraction (c) multiplication (d) division

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22. In an identity matrix, all elements except zero are: (a) One (b) Two (c) Four (d) NOT 23. R is a group w.r.t binary operation: (a) Addition (b) Multiplication (c) Subtraction (d) division 24. -1,1,-1,1,…. is: (a) geometric sequence (b) arithmetic sequence (c) alternating sequence (d) harmonic sequence 25. A non-empty set S which is closed with a binary operation is called group, if: (a) the binary operation is associative (b)there exists identity element w.r.t the binary operation (c)there exists a unique inverse of each element of S w.r.t the binary operation (d) All, (a),(b) and (c) 26. A sequence is a function whose domain is: (a) the set of rational numbers (b) the set of irrational numbers (c) the set of integers (d) the set of natural numbers 27. If set S is a group, then number of identity elements is: (a) 1 (b) 2 (c) 3 (d) equal to the number of elements of S. 28. The sum of two conjugate complex numbers is always a/an: (a) Real number (b) complex number (c) irrational number (d) natural number 29. S={1} is a trivial group under: (a) + (b) × (c) − (d) ÷

33. ax2+bx+c=0 has only one root if: (a) b=0 (c) c=0 (b) a=0 (d) ab=0

34. Which of the following property is given below: ∀ a,b,c ∈ R, a =b --> a + c= b+c , c+a=c+b (a) Reflexive property (b) Symmetric property (c) Transitive property (d) Additive property 35. The set (Q, .): (a) forms a group (b) does not forms a group (c) contains no additive identity (d) contains no additive inverse 36. The multiplicative inverse of x such that x=0 is: (a) 1/x (b) –x (c) 1 (d) does not exists 37. The last term of the 10 numbered series 1,2,4,…. is: (a) 512 (b) 256 (c) 1024 (d) NOT 38. If A, B and C are matrices with orders 3X4, 2X3 and 3X3 respectively, then the order of BCA is: (a) 3X2 (b) 2X4 (c) 4X3 (d) 3X4 39. Which term of the sequence -128 (a) 10 (c) 9

,-

is

(b) 8 (d) -9

40. The set of R-{0} is closed w.r.t: (a) Addition (c) division (b) Multiplication (d) b and c correct

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30. The sum of the infinite geometric series 0.1+0.05+0.025+….. is: (a) 0.3 (b) 0.2 (c) 0.5 (d) 0.05 31. The sum of reciprocals of fourth root of unity is: (a) 2 (b) i (c) 1 (d) 0

32. If A = (a) (c) 3x2 2x2

, then At has the order: (b) 2x3 (d) 3x3

Prepared by: Prof: Kareem Bakhsh Chandio(chandiokareem@gmail.com)