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MATHEMATICS
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MATHEMATICS
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Question bank on Application of Derivative
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 Suppose x
1
& x
2
are the point of maximum and the point of minimum respectively of the function
f(x) = 2x
3
− 9

ax
2
+ 12

a
2
x + 1

respectively, then for the equality

2
1
x = x
2
to be true the value of 'a' must be
(A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 1/4
Q.2 Point 'A' lies on the curve
2
x
e y

= and has the coordinate (x,
2
x
e

) where x > 0. Point B has the
coordinates (x, 0). If 'O' is the origin then the maximum area of the triangle AOB is
(A)
e 2
1
(B)
e 4
1
(C)
e
1
(D)
e 8
1
Q.3 The angle at which the curve y = Ke
Kx

intersects the y-axis is :
(A) tan
−1
k
2
(B) cot
−1
(k
2
) (C) sec
−1
1
4
+
|
\

|
¹
|
k
(D) none
Q.4 {a
1
, a
2
, ....., a
4
, ......} is a progression where a
n
=
n
n
2
3
200 +
. The largest term of this progression

is :
(A) a
6
(B) a
7
(C) a
8
(D) none
Q.5 The angle between the tangent lines to the graph of the function f (x) =

x
2
dt ) 5 t 2 ( at the points where
the graph cuts the x-axis is
(A) π/6 (B) π/4 (C) π/3 (D) π/2
Q.6 The minimum value of the polynomial x(x + 1) (x + 2) (x + 3) is :
(A) 0 (B) 9/16 (C) −

1 (D) −

3/2
Q.7 The minimum value of
( )
tan
tan
x
x
+
π
6
is :
(A) 0 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 3
Q.8 The difference between the greatest and the least values of the function, f (x) = sin2x – x on

π π

2
,
2
(A) π (B) 0 (C)
3 2
3 π
+ (D)
3
2
2
3 π
+ −
Q.9 The radius of a right circular cylinder increases at the rate of 0.1 cm/min, and the height decreases at the
rate of 0.2 cm/min. The rate of change of the volume of the cylinder, in cm
3
/min, when the radius is 2 cm
and the height is 3 cm is
(A) – 2π (B) –
5

(C) –
5

(D)
5

Q.10 If a variable tangent to the curve x
2
y = c
3
makes intercepts a, b on x and y axis respectively, then the
value of a
2
b is
(A) 27 c
3
(B)
3
c
27
4
(C)
3
c
4
27
(D)
3
c
9
4
Q.11 Difference between the greatest and the least values of the function
f (x) = x(ln x – 2) on [1, e
2
] is
(A) 2 (B) e (C) e
2
(D) 1
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Q.12 Let f (x) =

=
n 2
0 r
r
n
x tan
x tan
, n ∈ N, where x ∈
|
¹
|

π
2
, 0
(A) f (x) is bounded and it takes both of it's bounds and the range of f (x) contains exactly one integral point.
(B) f (x) is bounded and it takes both of it's bounds and the range of f (x) contains more than one integral point.
(C) f (x) is bounded but minimum and maximum does not exists.
(D) f (x) is not bounded as the upper bound does not exist.
Q.13 If f (x) = x
3
+ 7x – 1 then f (x) has a zero between x = 0 and x = 1. The theorem which best describes
this, is
(A) Squeeze play theorem (B) Mean value theorem
(C) Maximum-Minimum value theorem (D) Intermediate value theorem
Q.14 Consider the function f (x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
=
>
π
0 x for 0
0 x for
x
sin x
then the number of points in (0, 1) where the
derivative f ′(x) vanishes , is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite
Q.15 The sum of lengths of the hypotenuse and another side of a right angled triangle is given. The area of the
triangle will be maximum if the angle between them is :
(A)
π
6
(B)
π
4
(C)
π
3
(D)
5
12
π
Q.16 In which of the following functions Rolle’s theorem is applicable?
(A) f(x) =
¹
´
¦
=
< ≤
1 x , 0
1 x 0 , x
on [0, 1] (B) f(x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
=
< ≤ π −
0 x , 0
0 x ,
x
x sin
on [– π, 0]
(C) f(x) =
1 x
6 x x
2

− −
on [–2,3] (D) f(x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
= −
− ≠

+ − −
1 x if 6
] 3 , 2 [ on , 1 x if
1 x
6 x 5 x 2 x
2 3
Q.17 Suppose that f (0) = – 3 and f ' (x) ≤ 5 for all values of x. Then the largest value which f (2) can attain is
(A) 7 (B) – 7 (C) 13 (D) 8
Q.18 The tangent to the graph of the function y = f(x) at the point with abscissa x = a forms with the x-axis
an angle of π/3 and at the point with abscissa x = b at an angle of π/4, then the value of the integral,
a
b

f

′ (x) . f

′′ (x) dx is equal to
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C)
3 −
(D) –1
[ assume f

′′ (x) to be continuous ]
Q.19 Let C be the curve y = x
3
(where x takes all real values). The tangent at A meets the curve again at B. If
the gradient at B is K times the gradient at A then K is equal to
(A) 4 (B) 2 (C) – 2 (D) 1/4
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Q.20 The vertices of a triangle are (0, 0), (x, cos x) and (sin
3
x, 0) where 0 < x <
2
π
. The maximum area for
such a triangle in sq. units, is
(A)
32
3 3
(B)
32
3
(C)
32
4
(D)
32
3 6
Q.21 The subnormal at any point on the curve xy
n
= a
n + 1
is constant for :
(A) n = 0 (B) n = 1 (C) n = −

2 (D) no value of n
Q.22 Equation of the line through the point (1/2, 2) and tangent to the parabola y =
− x
2
2
+ 2 and secant to
the curve y =
4
2
− x
is :
(A) 2x + 2y − 5 = 0 (B) 2x + 2y − 3 = 0 (C) y − 2 = 0 (D) none
Q.23 The lines y = −
3
2
x and y = −
2
5
x intersect the curve 3x
2
+ 4xy + 5y
2
− 4 = 0 at the points P and Q respectively.
The tangents drawn to the curve at P and Q
(A) intersect each other at angle of 45º
(B) are parallel to each other
(C) are perpendicular to each other
(D) none of these
Q.24 The least value of 'a' for which the equation,
4 1
1 sin sin x x
+

= a has atleast one solution on the interval (0, π/2) is :
(A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9
Q.25 If f(x) = 4x
3
− x
2
− 2x + 1 and g(x) = [
{ } Min f t t x x
x x
( ) : ;
;
0 0 1
3 1 2
≤ ≤ ≤ ≤
− < ≤
then
g
1
4
|
\

|
¹
| + g
3
4
|
\

|
¹
| + g
5
4
|
\

|
¹
| has the value equal to :
(A)
7
4
(B)
9
4
(C)
13
4
(D)
5
2
Q.26 Given : f (x) =
3 / 2
x
2
1
4 |
¹
|

\
|
− −
g (x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
=

0 x , 1
0 x ,
x
] x [ n ta
h (x) = {x} k (x) =
) 3 x ( log
2
5
+
then in [0, 1] Lagranges Mean Value Theorem is NOT applicable to
(A) f, g, h (B) h, k (C) f, g (D) g, h, k
Q.27 Two curves C
1
: y = x
2
– 3 and C
2
: y = kx
2
, R k∈ intersect each other at two different points. The
tangent drawn to C
2
at one of the points of intersection A≡ (a,y
1
) , (a > 0) meets C
1
again at B(1,y
2
)
( )
2 1
y y ≠ . The value of ‘a’ is
(A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 1
Q.28 f (x) =
dx
x 1
1
x 1
1
2
2
2 ∫
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

+

then f is
(A) increasing in (0, ∞) and decreasing in (– ∞, 0) (B) increasing in (– ∞, 0) and decreasing in (0, ∞)
(C) increasing in (– ∞ , ∞) (D) decreasing in (– ∞ , ∞)
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Q.29 The lower corner of a leaf in a book is folded over so as to just reach the inner edge of the page. The
fraction of width folded over if the area of the folded part is minimum is :
(A) 5/8 (B) 2/3 (C) 3/4 (D) 4/5
Q.30 A rectangle with one side lying along the x-axis is to be inscribed in the closed region of the xy plane
bounded by the lines y = 0, y = 3x, and y = 30 – 2x. The largest area of such a rectangle is
(A)
8
135
(B) 45 (C)
2
135
(D) 90
Q.31 Which of the following statement is true for the function

< −
≤ ≤

=
0 x x 4
3
x
1 x 0 x
1 x x
) x ( f
3
3
(A) It is monotonic increasing R x ∈ ∀
(B) f ′ (x) fails to exist for 3 distinct real values of x
(C) f ′ (x) changes its sign twice as x varies from (–∞ ,∞ )
(D) function attains its extreme values at x
1
& x
2
, such that x
1
, x
2
> 0
Q.32 A closed vessel tapers to a point both at its top E and its bottom F and is fixed with EF vertical when the
depth of the liquid in it is

x cm, the volume of the liquid in it is, x
2
(15 − x) cu. cm. The length EF is:
(A) 7.5 cm (B) 8 cm (C) 10 cm (D) 12 cm
Q.33 Coffee is draining from a conical filter, height and diameter both 15 cms into a cylinderical coffee pot
diameter 15 cm. The rate at which coffee drains from the filter into the pot is 100 cu cm /min.
The rate in cms/min at which the level in the pot is rising at the instant when the coffee in the pot is 10 cm, is
(A)
π 16
9
(B)
π 9
25
(C)
π 3
5
(D)
π 9
16
Q.34 Let f (x) and g (x) be two differentiable function in R and f (2) = 8, g (2) = 0, f (4) = 10 and g (4) = 8
then
(A) g ' (x) > 4 f ' (x) ∀ x ∈ (2, 4) (B) 3g ' (x) = 4 f ' (x) for at least one x ∈ (2, 4)
(C) g (x) > f (x) ∀ x ∈ (2, 4) (D) g ' (x) = 4 f ' (x) for at least one x ∈ (2, 4)
Q.35 Let m and n be odd integers such that o < m < n. If f(x) = x
m
n
for x ∈ R, then
(A) f(x) is differentiable every where (B) f ′ (0) exists
(C) f increases on (0, ∞) and decreases on (–∞, 0) (D) f increases on R
Q.36 A horse runs along a circle with a speed of 20 km/hr . A lantern is at the centre of the circle . A fence is
along the tangent to the circle at the point at which the horse starts . The speed with which the shadow of
the horse move along the fence at the moment when it covers

1/8 of the circle in km/hr is
(A) 20 (B)40 (C) 30 (D) 60
Q.37 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. Use T if statement is true and F if it is
false.

Statement-1: If f : R → R and c ∈ R is such that f is increasing in (c – δ, c) and f is decreasing in
(c, c + δ) then f has a local maximum at c. Where δ is a sufficiently small positive quantity.
Statement-2 : Let f : (a, b) → R, c ∈ (a, b). Then f can not have both a local maximum and a point of
inflection at x = c.
Statement-3 : The function f (x) = x
2
| x | is twice differentiable at x = 0.
Statement-4 : Let f : [c – 1, c + 1] → [a, b] be bijective map such that f is differentiable at c then f
–1
is also differentiable at f (c).
(A) FFTF (B) TTFT (C) FTTF (D) TTTF
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Q.38 Let f : [–1, 2] → R be differentiable such that 0 ≤ f ' (t) ≤ 1 for t ∈ [–1, 0] and – 1 ≤ f ' (t) ≤ 0 for
t ∈ [0, 2]. Then
(A) – 2 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 1 (B) 1 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 2
(C) – 3 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 0 (D) – 2 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 0
Q.39 A curve is represented by the equations, x = sec
2
t and y = cot t where

t

is a parameter. If the tangent
at the point P on the curve where t = π/4 meets the curve again at the point Q then PQ is equal to:
(A)
5 3
2
(B)
5 5
2
(C)
2 5
3
(D)
3 5
2
Q.40 For all a, b ∈ R the function f (x) = 3x
4
− 4x
3
+ 6x
2
+ ax + b has :
(A) no extremum (B) exactly one extremum
(C) exactly two extremum (D) three extremum .
Q.41 The set of values of

p

for which the equation

ln x − px = 0 possess three distinct roots is
(A)
|
¹
|

\
|
e
1
, 0
(B) (0, 1) (C) (1,e) (D) (0,e)
Q.42 The sum of the terms of an infinitely decreasing geometric progression is equal to the greatest value of
the function f (x) = x
3
+ 3x – 9 on the interval [– 2, 3]. If the difference between the first and the second
term of the progression is equal to f ' (0) then the common ratio of the G.P. is
(A) 1/3 (B) 1/2 (C) 2/3 (D) 3/4
Q.43 The lateral edge of a regular hexagonal pyramid is 1 cm. If the volume is maximum, then its height must
be equal to :
(A)
1
3
(B)
2
3
(C)
1
3
(D) 1
Q.44 The lateral edge of a regular rectangular pyramid is 'a' cm long . The lateral edge makes an angle α with
the plane of the base. The value of α for which the volume of the pyramid is greatest, is :
(A)
π
4
(B) sin
−1
2
3
(C) cot
−1
2
(D)
π
3
Q.45 In a regular triangular prism the distance from the centre of one base to one of the vertices of the other
base is l. The altitude of the prism for which the volume is greatest :
(A)

2
(B)

3
(C)

3
(D)

4
Q.46 Let f (x) =

1 x if ) 2 x (
1 x if x
3
5 3
> − −

then the number of critical points on the graph of the function is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.47 The curve y − e
xy
+ x = 0 has a vertical tangent at :
(A) (1, 1) (B) (0, 1) (C) (1, 0) (D) no point
Q.48 Number of roots of the equation x
2
. e
2 − x
= 1 is :
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) zero
Q.49 The point(s) at each of which the tangents to the curve y = x
3
− 3x
2
− 7x + 6 cut off on the positive
semi axis OX a line segment half that on the negative semi axis OY then the co-ordinates the point(s) is/
are given by :
(A) (−

1, 9) (B) (3, −

15) (C) (1, −

3) (D) none
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Q.50 A curve with equation of the form y = ax
4
+ bx
3
+ cx + d has zero gradient at the point (0, 1) and also
touches the x-axis at the point (−

1, 0) then the values of x for which the curve has a negative gradient are
(A) x > −

1 (B) x < 1 (C) x < −

1 (D) −

1 ≤ x ≤ 1
Q.51 Number of solution(s) satisfying the equation, 3x
2
− 2x
3
= log
2
(x
2
+ 1) − log
2
x is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.52 Consider the function
f (x) = x cos x – sin x, then identify the statement which is correct .
(A) f is neither odd nor even (B) f is monotonic decreasing at x = 0
(C) f has a maxima at x = π (D) f has a minima at x = – π
Q.53 Consider the two graphs y = 2x and x
2
– xy + 2y
2
= 28. The absolute value of the tangent of the angle
between the two curves at the points where they meet, is
(A) 0 (B) 1/2 (C) 2 (D) 1
Q.54 The x-intercept of the tangent at any arbitrary point of the curve
2 2
y
b
x
a
+ = 1 is proportional to:
(A) square of the abscissa of the point of tangency
(B) square root of the abscissa of the point of tangency
(C) cube of the abscissa of the point of tangency
(D) cube root of the abscissa of the point of tangency.
Q.55 For the cubic, f (x) = 2x
3
+ 9x
2
+ 12x + 1 which one of the following statement, does not hold good?
(A) f (x) is non monotonic
(B) increasing in (– ∞, – 2) ∪ (–1, ∞) and decreasing is (–2, –1)
(C) f : R → R is bijective
(D) Inflection point occurs at x = – 3/2
Q.56 The function 'f' is defined by f(x) = x
p
(1 − x)
q
for all x ∈ R, where p,q are positive integers, has a
maximum value, for x equal to :
(A)
pq
p q +
(B) 1 (C) 0 (D)
p
p q +
Q.57 Let h be a twice continuously differentiable positive function on an open interval J. Let
g(x) = ln( ) ) x ( h for each x ∈ J
Suppose
( )
2
) x ( ' h
> h''(x) h(x) for each x ∈ J. Then
(A) g is increasing on J (B) g is decreasing on J
(C) g is concave up on J (D) g is concave down on J
Q.58 Let f (x) =

2
1
x if 0
2
1
x if
1 x 2
) 1 x 6 )( 1 x (
=

− −
then at x =
2
1
(A) f has a local maxima (B) f has a local minima
(C) f has an inflection point (D) f has a removable discontinuity
Q.59 Let f (x) and g (x) be two continuous functions defined from R → R, such that f (x
1
) > f (x
2
) and
g (x
1
) < g (x
2
), ∀ x
1
> x
2
, then solution set of
( ) ) 2 ( g f
2
α − α
> ( ) ) 4 3 ( g f − α is
(A) R (B) φ (C) (1, 4) (D) R – [1, 4]
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Q.60 If f(x) =
x
x
2

(t − 1) dt

, 1 ≤ x ≤ 2, then global maximum value of f(x) is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) 5
Q.61 A right triangle is drawn in a semicircle of radius 1/2 with one of its legs along the diameter. The maximum
area of the triangle is
(A)
4
1
(B)
32
3 3
(C)
16
3 3
(D)
8
1
Q.62 At any two points of the curve represented parametrically by x = a (2 cos t − cos 2t) ;
y = a (2 sin t − sin 2t) the tangents are parallel to the axis of x

corresponding to the values of the
parameter

t

differing from each other by :
(A) 2π/3 (B) 3π/4 (C) π/2 (D) π/3
Q.63 Let x be the length of one of the equal sides of an isosceles triangle, and let θ be the angle between them.
If x is increasing at the rate (1/12) m/hr, and θ is increasing at the rate of π/180 radians/hr then the rate
in m
2
/hr at which the area of the triangle is increasing when x = 12 m and θ = π/4
(A) 2
1/2
|
¹
|

\
| π
+
5
2
1
(B)
2
73
· 2
1/2
(C)
5 2
3
2 1
π
+ (D) 2
1/2
|
¹
|

\
| π
+
5 2
1
Q.64 If the function f (x) =
4 x
x x 3 t
2

− +
, where 't' is a parameter has a minimum and a maximum then the
range of values of 't' is
(A) (0, 4) (B) (0, ∞) (C) (– ∞, 4) (D) (4, ∞)
Q.65 The least area of a circle circumscribing any right triangle of area S is :
(A) π

S (B) 2 π

S (C)
2
π

S (D) 4 π

S
Q.66 A point is moving along the curve y
3
= 27x. The interval in which the abscissa changes at slower rate than
ordinate, is
(A) (–3 , 3) (B) (– ∞ , ∞ ) (C) (–1, 1) (D) (–∞ , –3)

(3,∞ )
Q.67 Let f (x) and g (x) are two function which are defined and differentiable for all x ≥ x
0
. If f (x
0
) = g (x
0
) and
f ' (x) > g ' (x) for all x > x
0
then
(A) f (x) < g (x) for some x > x
0
(B) f (x) = g (x) for some x > x
0
(C) f (x) > g (x) only for some x > x
0
(D) f (x) > g (x) for all x > x
0
Q.68 P and Q are two points on a circle of centre C and radius α, the angle PCQ being 2θ then the radius of
the circle inscribed in the triangle CPQ is maximum when
(A)
2 2
1 3
sin

= θ
(B)
2
1 5
sin

= θ (C)
2
1 5
sin
+
= θ (D)
4
1 5
sin

= θ
Q.69 The line which is parallel to x-axis and crosses the curve y =
x
at an angle of
π
4
is
(A) y = − 1/2 (B) x = 1/2 (C) y = 1/4 (D) y = 1/2
Q.70 The function S(x) =

|
|
¹
|

\
|
π
x
0
2
dt
2
t
sin has two critical points in the interval [1, 2.4]. One of the critical
points is a local minimum and the other is a local maximum. The local minimum occurs at x =
(A) 1 (B)
2
(C) 2 (D)
2
π
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Q.71 For a steamer the consumption of petrol (per hour) varies as the cube of its speed (in km). If the speed
of the current is steady at C km/hr then the most economical speed of the steamer going against the
current will be
(A) 1.25 C (B) 1.5 C (C) 1.75C (D) 2 C
Q.72 Let f

and

g be increasing and decreasing functions, respectively from [0

,

∞) to [0

,

∞). Let
h

(x) = f [g

(x)] . If h

(0) = 0, then h

(x) − h

(1) is :
(A) always zero (B) strictly increasing (C) always negative (D) always positive
Q.73 The set of value(s) of 'a' for which the function f (x) =
a x
3
3
+ (a + 2) x
2
+ (a − 1) x + 2 possess a
negative point of inflection .
(A) (− ∞, −

2)

∪ (0, ∞) (B) {−

4/5

}
(C) (− 2, 0) (D) empty set
Q.74 A function y = f

(x) is given by x =
1
1
2
+ t
& y =
1
1
2
t t ( ) +
for all t > 0 then f is :
(A) increasing in (0, 3/2) & decreasing in (3/2, ∞)
(B) increasing in (0, 1)
(C) increasing in (0, ∞)
(D) decreasing in (0, 1)
Q.75 The set of all values of

'

a

' for which the function

,
f

(x) = (a
2
− 3

a + 2) cos sin
2 2
4 4
x x

|
\

|
¹
|

+

(a − 1) x + sin 1 does not possess critical points is:
(A) [1, ∞) (B) (0, 1)

(1, 4) (C) (−

2, 4) (D) (1, 3)

(3, 5)
Q.76 Read the following mathematical statements carefully:

f

' with maximum at x = c ⇒ f ''(c)

<

0.
II. Antiderivative of a periodic function is also a periodic function.
III. If f has a period T then for any a ∈ R.

T
0
dx ) x ( f
=

+
T
0
dx ) a x ( f
IV. If f

(x) has a maxima at x = c

, then 'f

' is increasing in (c – h, c) and decreasing in (c, c + h)
as h → 0 for h > 0.
Now indicate the correct alternative.
(A) exactly one statement is correct. (B) exactly two statements are correct.
(C) exactly three statements are correct. (D) All the four statements are correct.
Q.77 If the point of minima of the function, f(x) = 1 + a
2
x – x
3
satisfy the inequality
x x
x x
2
2
2
5 6
+ +
+ +
< 0, then 'a' must lie in the interval:
(A)
( )
−3 3 3 3 ,
(B)
( )
− − 2 3 3 3 ,
(C)
( )
2 3 3 3 ,
(D)
( ) ( )
− − 3 3 2 3 2 3 3 3 , , ∪
Q.78 The radius of a right circular cylinder increases at a constant rate. Its altitude is a linear function of the
radius and increases three times as fast as radius. When the radius is 1cm the altitude is 6 cm. When the
radius is 6cm, the volume is increasing at the rate of 1Cu cm/sec. When the radius is 36cm, the volume
is increasing at a rate of n cu. cm/sec. The value of 'n' is equal to:
(A) 12 (B) 22 (C) 30 (D) 33
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Q.79 Two sides of a triangle are to have lengths 'a' cm & 'b' cm. If the triangle is to have the maximum area,
then the length of the median from the vertex containing the sides 'a' and 'b' is
(A)
1
2
2 2
a b + (B)
2
3
a b +
(C)
a b
2 2
2
+
(D)
a b + 2
3
Q.80 Let a > 0 and f be continuous in [– a, a]. Suppose that f ' (x) exists and f ' (x) ≤ 1 for all x ∈ (– a, a). If
f (a) = a and f (– a) = – a then f (0)
(A) equals 0 (B) equals 1/2 (C) equals 1 (D) is not possible to determine
Q.81 The lines tangent to the curves y
3
– x
2
y + 5y – 2x = 0 and x
4
– x
3
y
2
+ 5x + 2y = 0 at the origin intersect
at an angle θ equal to
(A) π/6 (B) π/4 (C) π/3 (D) π/2
Q.82 The cost function at American Gadget is C(x) = x
3
– 6x
2
+ 15x (x in thousands of units and x > 0)
The production level at which average cost is minimum is
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) none
Q.83 A rectangle has one side on the positive y-axis and one side on the positive x - axis. The upper right hand
vertex on the curve y =
nx
x
2
. The maximum area of the rectangle is
(A) e
–1
(B) e
– ½
(C) 1 (D) e
½
Q.84 A particle moves along the curve y = x
3/2
in the first quadrant in such a way that its distance from the
origin increases at the rate of 11 units per second. The value of dx/dt when x = 3 is
(A) 4 (B)
9
2
(C)
3 3
2
(D) none
Q.85 Number of solution of the equation 3tanx + x
3
= 2 in
|
¹
|

\
| π
4
, 0
is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.86 Let f (x) = ax
2
– b | x |, where a and b are constants. Then at x = 0, f (x) has
(A) a maxima whenever a > 0, b > 0 (B) a maxima whenever a > 0, b < 0
(C) minima whenever a > 0, b > 0 (D) neither a maxima nor minima whenever a > 0, b < 0
Q.87 Let f (x) =

|
¹
|

\
|

x
1
dt
t
t n
) t ( n t
l
l (x > 1) then
(A) f (x) has one point of maxima and no point of minima.
(B) f ' (x) has two distinct roots
(C) f (x) has one point of minima and no point of maxima
(D) f (x) is monotonic
Q.88 Consider f (x) = | 1 – x | 1 ≤ x ≤ 2 and
g (x) = f (x) + b sin
2
π
x, 1 < x < 2
then which of the following is correct?
(A) Rolles theorem is applicable to both f, g and b = 3/2
(B) LMVT is not applicable to f and Rolles theorem if applicable to g with b = 1/2
(C) LMVT is applicable to f and Rolles theorem is applicable to g with b = 1
(D) Rolles theorem is not applicable to both f, g for any real b.
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Q.89 Consider f (x) = ∫
|
¹
|

\
|
+
x
0
dt
t
1
t
and g (x) = f ′ (x) for x

∈ 3 ,
2
1
If P is a point on the curve y = g(x) such that the tangent to this curve at P is parallel to a chord joining
the points
|
|
¹
|

\
|
|
¹
|

\
|
2
1
g ,
2
1
and (3, g(3) ) of the curve, then the coordinates of the point P
(A) can't be found out (B)
|
¹
|

\
|
28
65
,
4
7
(C) (1, 2) (D)
|
|
¹
|

\
|
6
5
,
2
3
Q.90 The co-ordinates of the point on the curve 9y
2
= x
3
where the normal to the curve makes equal
intercepts with the axes is
(A)
|
¹
|

\
|
3
1
, 1
(B)
( ) 3 , 3
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|
3
8
, 4
(D)
|
|
¹
|

\
|
5
6
5
2
,
5
6
Q.91 The angle made by the tangent of the curve x = a (t + sint cost) ; y = a (1 + sint)
2
with the x-axis at any
point on it is
(A)
( ) t 2
4
1
+ π
(B)
t cos
t sin 1−
(C)
( ) π − t 2
4
1
(D)
t 2 cos
t sin 1+
Q.92 If f (x) = 1 + x +
( )

+
x
1
2
dt nt 2 t n l l , then f (x) increases in
(A) (0, ∞) (B) (0, e
–2
) ∪ (1, ∞) (C) no value (D) (1, ∞)
Q.93 The function f

(x) =
) x e ( n
) x ( n
+
+ π
l
l
is :
(A) increasing on [0, ∞) (B) decreasing on [0, ∞)
(C) increasing on [0, π/e) & decreasing on [π/e, ∞) (D) decreasing on [0, π/e) & increasing on [π/e, ∞)
Directions for Q.94 to Q.96
Suppose you do not know the function f (x), however some information about f (x) is listed below. Read
the following carefully before attempting the questions
(i) f (x) is continuous and defined for all real numbers
(ii) f '(–5) = 0 ; f '(2) is not defined and f '(4) = 0
(iii) (–5, 12) is a point which lies on the graph of f (x)
(iv) f ''(2) is undefined, but f ''(x) is negative everywhere else.
(v) the signs of f '(x) is given below
Q.94 On the possible graph of y = f (x) we have
(A) x = – 5 is a point of relative minima.
(B) x = 2 is a point of relative maxima.
(C) x = 4 is a point of relative minima.
(D) graph of y = f (x) must have a geometrical sharp corner.
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Q.95 From the possible graph of y = f (x), we can say that
(A) There is exactly one point of inflection on the curve.
(B) f (x) increases on – 5 < x < 2 and x > 4 and decreases on – ∞ < x < – 5 and 2 < x < 4.
(C) The curve is always concave down.
(D) Curve always concave up.
Q.96 Possible graph of y = f (x) is
(A) (B)
(C) (D)
Directions for Q.97 to Q.100
Consider the function f (x) =
x
x
1
1
|
¹
|

\
|
+
then
Q.97 Domain of f (x) is
(A) (–1, 0) ∪ (0, ∞) (B) R – { 0 } (C) (–∞, –1) ∪ (0, ∞) (D) (0, ∞)
Q.98 Which one of the following limits tends to unity?
(A)
) x ( Lim
x
f
∞ →
(B)
) x ( Lim
0 x
f
+

(C)
) x ( Lim
1 x
f

− →
(D)
) x ( Lim
x
f
−∞ →
Q.99 The function f (x)
(A) has a maxima but no minima (B) has a minima but no maxima
(C) has exactly one maxima and one minima (D) has neither a maxima nor a minima
Q.100 Range of the function f (x) is
(A) (0, ∞) (B) (– ∞, e) (C) (1, ∞) (D) (1, e) ∪ (e, ∞)
Q.101 A cube of ice melts without changing shape at the uniform rate of 4 cm
3
/min. The rate of change of the
surface area of the cube, in cm
2
/min, when the volume of the cube is 125 cm
3
, is
(A) – 4 (B) – 16/5 (C) – 16/6 (D) – 8/15
Q.102 Let f (1) = – 2 and f ' (x) ≥ 4.2 for 1 ≤ x ≤ 6. The smallest possible value of f (6), is
(A) 9 (B) 12 (C) 15 (D) 19
Q.103 Which of the following six statements are true about the cubic polynomial
P(x) = 2x
3
+ x
2
+ 3x – 2?
(i) It has exactly one positive real root.
(ii) It has either one or three negative roots.
(iii) It has a root between 0 and 1.
(iv) It must have exactly two real roots.
(v) It has a negative root between – 2 and –1.
(vi) It has no complex roots.
(A) only (i), (iii) and (vi) (B) only (ii), (iii) and (iv)
(C) only (i) and (iii) (D) only (iii), (iv) and (v)
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Q.104 Given that f (x) is continuously differentiable on a ≤ x ≤ b where a < b, f (a) < 0 and f (b) > 0, which of
the following are always true?
(i) f (x) is bounded on a ≤ x ≤ b.
(ii) The equation f (x) = 0 has at least one solution in a < x < b.
(iii) The maximum and minimum values of f (x) on a ≤ x ≤ b occur at points where f ' (c) = 0.
(iv) There is at least one point c with a < c < b where f ' (c) > 0.
(v) There is at least one point d with a < d < b where f ' (c) < 0.
(A) only (ii) and (iv) are true (B) all but (iii) are true
(C) all but (v) are true (D) only (i), (ii) and (iv) are true
Q.105 Consider the function f (x) = 8x
2
– 7x + 5 on the interval [–6, 6]. The value of c that satisfies the
conclusion of the mean value theorem, is
(A) – 7/8 (B) – 4 (C) 7/8 (D) 0
Q.106 Consider the curve represented parametrically by the equation
x = t
3
– 4t
2
– 3t and
y = 2t
2
+ 3t – 5 where t ∈ R.
If H denotes the number of point on the curve where the tangent is horizontal and V the number of point
where the tangent is vertical then
(A) H = 2 and V = 1 (B) H = 1 and V = 2
(C) H = 2 and V = 2 (D) H = 1 and V = 1
Q.107 At the point P(a, a
n
) on the graph of y = x
n
(n ∈ N) in the first quadrant a normal is drawn. The normal
intersects the y-axis at the point (0, b). If
2
1
b Lim
0 a
=

, then n equals
(A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.108 Suppose that f is a polynomial of degree 3 and that f ''(x) ≠ 0 at any of the stationary point. Then
(A) f has exactly one stationary point. (B) f must have no stationary point.
(C) f must have exactly 2 stationary points. (D) f has either 0 or 2 stationary points.
Q.109 Let f (x) =

0 x for 8 x
0 x for x
2
2
≥ +
< −
. Then x intercept of the line that is tangent to the graph of f (x) is
(A) zero (B) – 1 (C) –2 (D) – 4
Q.110 Suppose that f is differentiable for all x and that f '(x) ≤ 2 for all x. If f (1) = 2 and f (4) = 8 then f (2)
has the value equal to
(A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8
Q.111 There are 50 apple trees in an orchard. Each tree produces 800 apples. For each additional tree planted
in the orchard, the output per additional tree drops by 10 apples. Number of trees that should be added
to the existing orchard for maximising the output of the trees, is
(A) 5 (B) 10 (C) 15 (D) 20
Q.112 The ordinate of all points on the curve y =
x cos 3 x sin 2
1
2 2
+
where the tangent is horizontal, is
(A) always equal to 1/2
(B) always equal to 1/3
(C) 1/2 or 1/3 according as n is an even or an odd integer.
(D) 1/2 or 1/3 according as n is an odd or an even integer.
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Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.113 The equation of the tangent to the curve
x
a
y
b
n n
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
| = 2 (n ∈ N) at the point with abscissa equal to
'a'

can be :
(A)
x
a
y
b
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
= 2 (B)
x
a
y
b
|
\

|
¹
|

|
\

|
¹
|
= 2 (C)
x
a
y
b
|
\

|
¹
|

|
\

|
¹
|
= 0 (D)
x
a
y
b
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
= 0
Q.114 The function y =
2 1
2
x
x

(x ≠ 2) :
(A) is its own inverse (B) decreases for all values of x
(C) has a graph entirely above x-axis (D) is bound for all

x.
Q.115 If
x
a
y
b
+ = 1 is a tangent to the curve x = Kt, y =
K
t
, K > 0 then :
(A) a > 0, b > 0 (B) a > 0, b < 0 (C) a < 0, b > 0 (D) a < 0, b < 0
Q.116 The extremum values of the function f(x) =
1
4
1
4 sin cos x x + −
− , where x ∈ R is :
(A)
4
8 2 −
(B)
2 2
8 2 −
(C)
2 2
4 2 1 +
(D)
4 2
8 2 +
Q.117 The function f(x) = 1
4
0

t
x
dt is such that :
(A) it is defined on the interval [−

1, 1] (B) it is an increasing function
(C) it is an odd function (D) the point (0, 0) is the point of inflection
Q.118 Let g(x) = 2

f (x/2) + f

(1 − x) and f

′′

(x) < 0 in 0 ≤ x ≤ 1 then g(x) :
(A) decreases in [0, 2/3) (B) decreases in (2/3, 1]
(C) increases in [0, 2/3) (D) increases in (2/3, 1]
Q.119 The abscissa of the point on the curve

xy = a + x, the tangent at which cuts off equal intersects from
the co-ordinate axes is : ( a > 0)
(A)
a
2
(B) −
a
2
(C) a
2
(D) − a
2
Q.120 The function
sin ( )
sin ( )
x a
x b
+
+
has no maxima or minima if :
(A) b − a = n

π , n ∈ I (B) b − a = (2n + 1) π , n ∈ I
(C) b − a = 2n

π , n ∈ I (D) none of these .
Q.121 The co-ordinates of the point P on the graph of the function y = e
–|x|
where the portion of the tangent
intercepted between the co-ordinate axes has the greatest area, is
(A)
1
1
,
e
|
\

|
¹
| (B)

|
\

|
¹
|
1
1
,
e
(C) (e, e
–e
) (D) none
Q.122 Let f(x) = (x
2
− 1)
n
(x
2
+ x + 1) then

f(x) has local extremum at x = 1 when :
(A) n = 2 (B) n = 3 (C) 4 (D) n = 6
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Q.123 For the function f(x) = x
4
(12

ln

x − 7)
(A) the point (1, −

7) is the point of inflection (B) x = e
1/3
is the point of minima
(C) the graph is concave downwards in (0, 1) (D) the graph is concave upwards in (1, ∞)
Q.124 The parabola y = x
2
+ px + q cuts the straight line y = 2x − 3

at a point with abscissa 1. If the distance
between the vertex of the parabola and the x

axis is least then :
(A) p = 0 & q = −

2
(B) p = −

2 & q = 0
(C) least distance between the parabola and x

axis is 2
(D) least distance between the parabola and x

axis is 1
Q.125 The co-ordinates of the point(s) on the graph of the function, f(x) =
x x
3 2
3
5
2
− + 7x - 4 where the
tangent drawn cut off intercepts from the co-ordinate axes which are equal in magnitude but opposite in
sign, is
(A) (2, 8/3) (B) (3, 7/2) (C) (1, 5/6) (D) none
Q.126 On which of the following intervals, the function x
100
+ sin x − 1 is strictly increasing.
(A) (−

1, 1) (B) (0, 1) (C) (π/2, π) (D) (0, π/2)
Q.127 Let f(x) = 8x
3
– 6x
2
– 2x + 1, then
(A) f(x) = 0 has no root in (0,1) (B) f(x) = 0 has at least one root in (0,1)
(C) f ′(c) vanishes for some ) 1 , 0 ( c∈ (D) none
Q.128 Equation of a tangent to the curve y cot x = y
3
tan

x at the point where the abscissa is
π
4
is :
(A) 4x + 2y = π + 2 (B) 4x − 2y = π + 2 (C) x = 0 (D) y = 0
Q.129 Let h

(x) = f

(x) − {f

(x)}
2
+ {f

(x)}
3
for every real number '

x

' , then :
(A) '

h

' is increasing whenever

'

f

'

is increasing
(B) '

h

' is increasing whenever

'

f

'

is decreasing
(C) '

h

' is decreasing whenever

'

f

'

is decreasing
(D) nothing can be said in general.
Q.130 If the side of a triangle vary slightly in such a way that its circum radius remains constant, then,
da
A
d b
B
d c
C cos cos cos
+ + is equal to:
(A) 6

R (B) 2

R (C) 0 (D) 2R(dA + dB + dC)
Q.131 In which of the following graphs x = c is the point of inflection .
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Q.132 An extremum value of y =
0
x

(t − 1) (t − 2) dt is :
(A) 5/6 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 2
Q . 1 B Q . 2 D Q . 3 B Q . 4 B Q . 5 D Q . 6 C Q . 7 D
Q . 8 A Q . 9 D Q . 1 0 C Q . 1 1 B Q . 1 2 A Q . 1 3 D Q . 1 4 D
Q . 1 5 C Q . 1 6 D Q . 1 7 A Q . 1 8 D Q . 1 9 A Q . 2 0 A Q . 2 1 C
Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 C Q . 2 4 D Q . 2 5 D Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 B Q . 2 8 C
Q . 2 9 B Q . 3 0 C Q . 3 1 C Q . 3 2 C Q . 3 3 D Q . 3 4 D Q . 3 5 D
Q . 3 6 B Q . 3 7 A Q . 3 8 A Q . 3 9 D Q . 4 0 B Q . 4 1 A Q . 4 2 C
Q . 4 3 C Q . 4 4 C Q . 4 5 B Q . 4 6 C Q . 4 7 C Q . 4 8 B Q . 4 9 B
Q . 5 0 C Q . 5 1 A Q . 5 2 B Q . 5 3 C Q . 5 4 C Q . 5 5 C Q . 5 6 D
Q . 5 7 D Q . 5 8 C Q . 5 9 C Q . 6 0 C Q . 6 1 B Q . 6 2 A Q . 6 3 D
Q . 6 4 C Q . 6 5 A Q . 6 6 C Q . 6 7 D Q . 6 8 B Q . 6 9 D Q . 7 0 C
Q . 7 1 B Q . 7 2 A Q . 7 3 A Q . 7 4 B Q . 7 5 B Q . 7 6 A Q . 7 7 D
Q . 7 8 D Q . 7 9 A Q . 8 0 A Q . 8 1 D Q . 8 2 B Q . 8 3 A Q . 8 4 A
Q . 8 5 B Q . 8 6 A Q . 8 7 D Q . 8 8 C Q . 8 9 D Q . 9 0 C Q . 9 1 A
Q . 9 2 A Q . 9 3 B Q . 9 4 D Q . 9 5 C Q . 9 6 C Q . 9 7 C Q . 9 8 B
Q . 9 9 D Q . 1 0 0 D Q . 1 0 1 B Q . 1 0 2 D Q . 1 0 3 C Q . 1 0 4 D Q . 1 0 5 D
Q . 1 0 6 B Q . 1 0 7 C Q . 1 0 8 D Q . 1 0 9 B Q . 1 1 0 B Q . 1 1 1 C Q . 1 1 2 D
Q . 1 1 3 A , B Q . 1 1 4 A , B Q . 1 1 5 A , D Q . 1 1 6 A , C Q . 1 1 7 A , B , C , D Q . 1 1 8 B , C
Q . 1 1 9 A , B Q . 1 2 0 A , B , C Q . 1 2 1 A , B Q . 1 2 2 A , C , D Q . 1 2 3 A , B , C , D Q . 1 2 4 B , D
Q . 1 2 5 A , B Q . 1 2 6 B , C , D Q . 1 2 7 B , C Q . 1 2 8 A , B , D Q . 1 2 9 A , C Q . 1 3 0 C , D
Q . 1 3 1 A , B , D Q . 1 3 2 A , B
DEFINITE & INDEFINITE
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There are 168 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 The value of the definite integral,

− − +
+
1
1 x 3 1 x
dx ) e e ( is
(A)
2
e 4
π
(B)
e 4
π
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|

π

e
1
tan
2 e
1
1
2
(D)
2
e 2
π
Q.2 The value of the definite integral, dx e x 2 · e cos
2 2
x
2
n
0
x

|
¹
|

\
| π
|
¹
|

\
|
l
is
(A) 1 (B) 1 + (sin 1) (C) 1 – (sin 1) (D) (sin 1) – 1
Q.3 Value of the definite integral

− −
− − −
2 1
2 1
3 1 3 1
dx ) ) x 3 x 4 ( cos ) x 4 x 3 ( sin (
(A) 0 (B)
2
π

(C)
2

(D)
2
π
Q.4 Let f (x) = ∫
+
x
2
4
t 1
dt
and g be the inverse of f. Then the value of g'(0) is
(A) 1 (B) 17 (C)
17
(D) none of these
Q.5

x
x 1
e
) e ( cot
dx is equal to :
(A)
2
1

ln (e
2x
+ 1) −
x
x 1
e
) e ( cot

+ x + c (B)
2
1

ln (e
2x
+ 1) +
x
x 1
e
) e ( cot

+ x + c
(C)
2
1

ln (e
2x
+ 1) −
x
x 1
e
) e ( cot

− x + c (D)
2
1

ln (e
2x
+ 1) +
x
x 1
e
) e ( cot

− x + c
Q.6

+

k
0
x
1
0 k
dx ) x 2 sin 1 (
k
1
Lim
(A) 2 (B) 1 (C) e
2
(D) non existent
Q.7

+

5 n
0
x
x x
3 e
1 e e
l
dx =
(A) 4

π (B) 6

π (C) 5

π (D) None
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Q.8 If x satisfies the equation
2
1
0
2
x
1 cos t 2 t
dt
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+ α +

– x dt
1 t
t 2 sin t
3
3
2
2
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

– 2 = 0 (0 < α < π), then the
value x is
(A) ±
α
α
sin 2
(B) ±
α
α sin 2
(C) ±
α
α
sin
(D) ±
α
α sin
2
Q.9 If f (x) = e
g(x)
and g(x) =
2
x

t dt
t 1
4
+
then f

(2) has the value equal to :
(A) 2/17 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) cannot be determined
Q.10

e
tan θ
(sec

θ – sin

θ)

dθ equals :
(A) − e
tan θ
sin θ + c (B) e
tan θ
sin θ + c (C) e
tan θ
sec θ + c (D) e
tan θ
cos θ + c
Q.11

π
0
(x · sin
2
x · cos

x) dx =
(A) 0 (B) 2/9 (C) −

2/9 (D) −

4/9
Q.12 The value of
( )

=
=
∞ →
+
n 4 r
1 r
2
n
n 4 r 3 r
n
Lim is equal to
(A)
35
1
(B)
14
1
(C)
10
1
(D)
5
1
Q.13

+
c b
c a
dx ) c x ( f =
(A)

b
a
dx ) x ( f (B)

+
b
a
dx ) c x ( f (C)

c 2 b
c 2 a
dx ) x ( f (D)

+
b
a
dx ) c 2 x ( f
Q.14 Let I
1
=

π
+

2 /
0
dx
x cos . x sin 1
x cos x sin
; I
2
=

π 2
0
6
dx ) x cos ( ; I
3
=

π
π −
2 /
2 /
3
dx ) x (sin & I
4
=

|
¹
|

\
|

1
0
dx 1
x
1
n l then
(A) I
1
= I
2
= I
3
= I
4
= 0 (B) I
1
= I
2
= I
3
= 0 but I
4
≠ 0
(C) I
1
= I
3
= I
4
= 0 but I
2
≠ 0 (D) I
1
= I
2
= I
4
= 0 but I
3
≠ 0
Q.15

+

) x 1 ( x
x 1
7
7
dx equals :
(A) ln

x +
7
2
ln (1 + x
7
) + c (B) ln

x −
7
2
ln (1 − x
7
) + c
(C) ln

x −
7
2
ln (1 + x
7
) + c (D) ln

x +
7
2
ln (1 − x
7
) + c
Q.16

π
+
n 2 /
0
n
nx tan 1
dx
=
(A) 0 ( B )
n 4
π
(C)
4

(D)
n 2
π
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Q.17 f

(x) =

− −
x
0
dt ) 2 t ( ) 1 t ( t takes on its minimum value when:
(A) x

=

0 ,

1 (B) x = 1

,

2 (C) x =

0 ,

2 (D) x =
3 3
3
+
Q.18

a
a
dx ) x ( f =
(A) [ ]

− +
a
0
dx ) x ( f ) x ( f (B)
[ ]

− −
a
0
dx ) x ( f ) x ( f
(C) 2

a
0
dx ) x ( f
(D) Zero
Q.19 Let f (x) be a function satisfying f ' (x) = f (x) with f (0) = 1 and g be the function satisfying f (x) + g (x) = x
2
.
The value of the integral

1
0
dx ) x ( g ) x ( f is
(A) e –
2
1
e
2

2
5
(B) e – e
2
– 3 (C)
2
1
(e – 3) (D) e –
2
1
e
2

2
3
Q.20 ∫
+ | x | n 1 x
| x | n
l
l
dx equals :
(A)
| x | n 1
3
2
l +
(lnx − 2) + c (B)
| x | n 1
3
2
l +
(lnx

+ 2) + c
(C)
| x | n 1
3
1
l +
(lnx − 2) + c (D) | x | n 1 2 l + (3 lnx − 2) + c
Q.21 ( )

)
`
¹
¹
´
¦
− − + −
2
1
3
2
1
dx 4 | x 1 | | 3 x |
2
1
equals:
(A)
2
3

(B)
8
9
(C)
4
1
(D)
2
3
Where {*} denotes the fractional part function.
Q.22 ∫
π / 4
0
|
¹
|

\
|

x
1
cos . x
x
1
sin . x 3
2
dx has the value :
(A)
8 2
3
π
(B)
24 2
3
π
(C)
32 2
3
π
(D) None
Q.23

+
π
− + +
|
¹
|

\
| π
+
|
¹
|

\
| π π
∞ → 3
4
n 6
) 1 n ( sec .....
n 6
· 2 sec
n 6
sec
n 6
Lim
2 2 2
n
has the value equal to
(A)
3
3
(B)
3
(C) 2 (D)
3
2
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Q.24 Suppose that F (x) is an antiderivative of f (x) =
x
x sin
, x > 0 then ∫
3
1
dx
x
x 2 sin
can be expressed as
(A) F (6) – F (2) (B)
2
1
( F (6) – F (2) ) (C)
2
1
( F (3) – F (1) ) (D) 2( F (6) – F (2) )
Q.25 Primitive of
2 4
4
) 1 x x (
1 x 3
+ +

w.r.t. x is :
(A)
1 x x
x
4
+ +
+ c (B) −

1 x x
x
4
+ +
+ c (C)
1 x x
1 x
4
+ +
+
+ c (D) −

1 x x
1 x
4
+ +
+
+ c
Q.26
∞ → n
Lim
π π π π
2
1
2
2
2
1
2 n n n
n
n
+ + + +
− |
\

|
¹
|
cos cos ..... cos
( )
equal to
(A) 1 (B)
1
2
(C) 2 (D) none
Q.27
( )
log
log
x
x
n
2
2
2
2
2
4

dx =
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.28 If m & n are integers such that (m

n) is an odd integer then the value of the definite integral

π
0
dx nx ·sin mx cos
=
(A) 0 (B)
2 2
m n
n 2

(C)
2 2
m n
m 2

(D) none
Q.29 Let y={x}
[x]
where {x}denotes the fractional part of x & [x] denotes greatest integer ≤ x, then

3
0
dx y =
(A) 5/6 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 11/6
Q.30 If
( )

+
+
2
2
4
1 x x
1 x
dx = A ln x

+
2
x 1
B
+
+ c , where c is the constant of integration then :
(A) A = 1 ; B = −

1 (B) A = −

1 ; B = 1 (C) A = 1 ; B = 1 (D) A = −

1 ; B = −

1
Q.31

π
π

2 /
x cos 1
x sin 1
dx =
(A) 1

ln

2 (B) ln

2 (C) 1

+ ln

2 (D) none
Q.32 Let f : R → R be a differentiable function & f

(1) = 4

, then the value of ;
1 x
Lim

) x ( f
4
1 x
dt t 2
is :
(A) f

(1) (B) 4

f

(1) (C) 2

f

(1) (D) 8

f

(1)
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Q.33 If ∫
) x ( f
0
2
dt t
= x cos πx , then f ' (9)
(A) is equal to –
9
1
(B) is equal to –
3
1
(C) is equal to
3
1
(D) is non existent
Q.34

π
3 / 1
) 2 / (
0
3 5
dx x ·sin x

=
(A) 1 (B) 1/2 (C) 2 (D) 1/3
Q.35 Integral

of ) x ec cos x (cot x cot 2 1 + + w.r.t. x is :
(A) 2 ln cos
2
x
+ c (B) 2 ln sin
2
x
+ c
(C)
2
1
ln cos
2
x
+ c (D) ln sin x − ln(cosec x − cot x) + c
Q.36 If f

(x) = x

+ x

1

+ x

2

, x ∈ R then

3
0
dx ) x ( f
=
(A) 9/2 (B) 15/2 (C) 19/2 (D) none
Q.37 Number of values of x satisfying the equation

|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
x
1
2
dt 4 t
3
28
t 8 =
( )
1 x log
1 x
) 1 x (
2
3
+
+
+
, is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.38

1
0
1
dx
x
x tan
=
(A)

π 4 /
0
dx
x
x sin
(B)

π 2 /
0
dx
x sin
x
(C)

π 2 /
0
dx
x sin
x
2
1
(D)

π 4 /
0
dx
x sin
x
2
1
Q.39 Domain of definition of the function f (x) = ∫
+
x
0
2 2
t x
dt
is
(A) R (B) R
+
(C) R
+
∪ {0} (D) R – {0}
Q.40 If

e
3x
cos

4x

dx = e
3x
(A sin

4x + B cos

4x) + c then :
(A) 4A = 3B (B) 2A = 3B (C) 3A = 4B (D) 4B + 3A = 1
Q.41 If f (a

+

b

x) = f

(x)

, then

− +
b
a
dx ) x b a ( f . x
=
(A) 0 (B)
2
1
(C)

+
b
a
dx ) x (
2
b a
f (D)

b
a
dx ) x (
2
b a
f
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Q.42 The set of values of 'a' which satisfy the equation

2
0
2
dt ) a log t ( = log
2
|
¹
|

\
|
2
a
4
is
( A ) a ∈ R (B) a ∈ R
+
(C) a < 2 (D) a > 2
Q.43 The value of the definite integral dx ) 5 x 4 ( 5 x 2 ) 5 x 4 ( 5 x 2
3
2

− + + − −

=
(A)
7 3 3 5
3 2
+
(B)
4 2
(C) 4 3 +
4
3
(D)
7 7 2 5
3 2

Q.44 Number of ordered pair(s) of (a, b) satisfying simultaneously the system of equation
0 dx x
b
a
3
=

and
3
2
dx x
b
a
2
=

is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.45
∫ − −
− −
+

x cot x tan
x cot x tan
1 1
1 1
dx is equal to :
(A)
π
4
x tan
−1
x +
π
2
ln (1 + x
2
) − x + c (B)
π
4
x tan
−1
x −
π
2
ln (1 + x
2
) + x + c
(C)
π
4
x tan
−1
x +
π
2
ln (1 + x
2
) + x + c (D)
π
4
x tan
−1
x −
π
2
ln (1 + x
2
) − x + c
Q.46 Variable x and y are related by equation x =

+
y
0
2
t 1
dt
. The value of
2
2
dx
y d
is equal to
(A)
2
y 1
y
+
(B) y (C)
2
y 1
y 2
+
(D) 4y
Q.47 Let f (x) =

+

+ +
h x
x
2
0 h
t 1 t
dt
h
1
Lim , then ) x ( · x Lim
x
f
∞ − →
is
(A) equal to 0 (B) equal to
2
1
(C) equal to 1 (D) non existent
Q.48 If the primitive of f (x) = π sin πx + 2x −

4, has the value 3 for x = 1, then the set of x for which the
primitive of f

(x) vanishes is :
(A) {1, 2, 3} (B) (2, 3) (C) {2} (D) {1, 2, 3, 4}
Q.49 If f & g are continuous functions in [0, a] satisfying f

(x) = f

(a

x) & g

(x) + g

(a

x) = 4 then

a
0
dx ) x ( g . ) x ( f
=
(A)

a
0
2
1
f (x)dx (B)

a
0
2 f (x)dx (C)

a
0
f (x)dx (D)

a
0
4 f (x)dx
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Q.50

x .
2
2
x 1
x 1 x n
+
|
¹
|

\
|
+ + l
dx equals :
(A)
2
x 1+
ln
|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
2
x 1 x
− x + c (B)
2
x
. ln
2
|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
2
x 1 x

2
x 1
x
+
+ c
(C)
2
x
. ln
2
|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
2
x 1 x
+
2
x 1
x
+
+ c (D)
2
x 1+
ln
|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
2
x 1 x
+ x + c
Q.51 If f (x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
2 x 1 ) 6 x 7 (
1 x 0 x 1
3 1
≤ < −
≤ ≤ −

, then

2
0
dx ) x ( f
is equal to
(A)
6
31
(B)
21
32
(C)
42
1
(D)
42
55
Q.52 The value of the definite integral

+
1
0
x e
dx ) e · x 1 ( e
x
is equal to
(A) e
e
(B) e
e
– e (C) e
e
– 1 (D) e
Q.53

|
¹
|

\
|

2
2 / 1
dx
x
1
x sin
x
1
has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B)
4
3
(C)
4
5
(D) 2
Q.54 The value of the integral

0
e
−2x
(sin 2x + cos

2x) dx =
(A) 1 (B) −

2 (C) 1/2 (D) zero
Q.55 The value of definite integral

0
z 2
z
dz
e 1
e z
.
(A) –
2 n
2
l
π
(B)
2 n
2
l
π
(C) – π ln 2 (D) π ln 2
Q.56 A differentiable function satisfies
3f
2
(x) f '(x) = 2x. Given f (2) = 1 then the value of f (3) is
(A)
3
24
(B)
3
6
(C) 6 (D) 2
Q.57 For I
n
=

e
1
(ln x)
n
dx,

n ∈ N; which of the following holds good?
(A) I
n
+ (n + 1) I
n + 1
= e (B) I
n + 1
+ n I
n
= e
(C) I
n + 1
+ (n +1) I
n
= e (D) I
n + 1
+ (n – 1) I
n
= e
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Q.58 Let f be a continuous functions satisfying f ' (ln x) =

1 x x for
1 x 0 for 1
>
≤ <
and f (0) = 0 then f (x) can be
defined as
(A) f (x) =

0 if x e 1
0 if x 1
x
> −

(B) f (x) =

0 if x 1 e
0 if x 1
x
> −

(C) f (x) =

0 if x e
0 if x x
x
>
<
(D) f (x) =

0 if x 1 e
0 if x x
x
> −

Q.59 Let f : R → R be a differentiable function such that f

(2) = 2. Then the value of
Limit
x → 2

4
2
3
2
t
x
f x

( )
dt is
(A) 6 f

(2) (B) 12 f

(2) (C) 32 f

(2) (D) none
Q.60 ∫
π
+
2 /
0
2 2
x sin a 1
dx
has the value :
(A)
π
2 1
2
+a
(B)
π
1
2
+a
(C)
2
1
2
π
+a
(D) none
Q.61 Let f (x) = |
¹
|

\
|
x
e
x
n
x
1
l
then its primitive w.r.t. x is
(A)
2
1
e
x
– ln x + C (B)
2
1
ln x – e
x
+ C (C)
2
1
ln
2
x – x + C (D)
x 2
e
x
+ C
Q.62

=
∞ →
+
n
1 k
2 2 2
n
x k n
n
Lim
, x > 0 is equal to
(A) x tan
–1
(x) (B) tan
–1
(x) (C)
x
) x ( tan
1 −
(D)
2
1
x
) x ( tan

Q.63 Let f

(x) =
2 2
2 2
0
2
2
cos sin( ) sin
sin sin cos
sin cos
x x x
x x x
x x

then
0
2 π/

[f

(x) + f

(x)] dx =
(A) π (B) π/2 (C) 2

π (D) zero
Q.64 The absolute value of
sinx
x 1
8
10
19
+

is less than :
(A) 10
−10
(B) 10
−11
(C) 10
−7
(D) 10
−9
Q.65 The value of the integral

π
π
(cos px − sin qx)
2
dx where p, q are integers, is equal to :
(A) −

π (B) 0 (C) π (D) 2

π
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Q.66 Primitive of f (x) =
) 1 x ( n
2
2 · x
+ l
w.r.t. x is
(A)
) 1 x ( 2
2
2
) 1 x ( n
2
+
+ l
+ C (B)
1 2 n
2 ) 1 x (
) 1 x ( n 2
2
+
+
+
l
l
+ C
(C)
) 1 2 n ( 2
) 1 x (
1 2 n 2
+
+
+
l
l
+ C (D)
) 1 2 n ( 2
) 1 x (
2 n 2
+
+
l
l
+ C
Q.67

|
¹
|

\
|
+
+
∞ →
2
0
n
n
dt
1 n
t
1 Lim is equal to
(A) 0 (B) e
2
(C) e
2
– 1 (D) does not exist
Q.68
Limit
h →0
n t dt n t dt
h
a
x h
a
x
2 2
+
∫ ∫

=
(A) 0 (B) ln
2
x (C)
2nx
x
(D) does not exist
Q.69 Let a, b, c be non−zero real numbers such that ;
0
1

(1

+ cos
8
x) (ax
2
+ bx

+

c) dx =
0
2

(1

+ cos
8
x) (ax
2
+ bx

+

c) dx , then the quadratic equation
ax
2
+

bx

+ c = 0 has :
(A) no root in (0, 2) (B) atleast one root in (0, 2)
(C) a double root in (0, 2) (D) none
Q.70 Let I
n
=
0
4 π/

tan
n
x dx

, then
1 1 1
2 4 3 5 4 6
I I I I I I + + +
, , ,.... are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.71 Let g (x) be an antiderivative for f (x). Then ln
( ) ( )
2
) x ( g 1+
is an antiderivative for
(A)
( )
2
) x ( 1
) x ( ) x ( 2
f
g f
+
(B)
( )
2
) x ( 1
) x ( ) x ( 2
g
g f
+
(C)
( )
2
) x ( 1
) x ( 2
f
f
+
(D) none
Q.72
0
4 π/

(cos 2x)
3/2
. cos

x dx =
(A)
3
16
π
(B)
3
32
π
(C)
3
16 2
π
(D)
3 2
16
π
Q.73 The value of the definite integral ∫
− + −
2 1
0
2 2
2
) x 1 1 ( x 1
dx x
is
(A)
4
π
(B)
2
1
4
+
π
(C)
2
1
4

π
(D) none
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Q.74 The value of the definite integral ( )

π +
37
19
2
dx ) x 2 (sin 3 } x { where { x } denotes the fractional part function.
(A) 0 (B) 6 (C) 9 (D) can not be determined
Q.75 The value of the definite integral

π 2
0
dx x tan , is
(A)
π 2
(B)
2
π
(C)
π 2 2
(D)
2 2
π
Q.76 Evaluate the integral :

dx
x
) x 6 ( n
2
l
(A)
3 2
)] x 6 ( n [
8
1
l
+ C (B)
)] x 6 ( n [
4
1
2 2
l
+ C
(C)
)] x 6 ( n [
2
1
2
l
+ C (D)
4 2
)] x 6 ( n [
16
1
l
+ C
Q.77

π
π
θ |
¹
|

\
|
θ + − θ
6 5
6
2 2
d ) sin 1 (
2
1
) sin 3 (
2
1
(A) π –
3
(B) π (C) π –
3 2
(D) π +
3
Q.78 Let l = ∫
∞ →
x 2
x
x t
dt
Lim
and m =
∞ → x
Lim

x
1
dt t n
x n x
1
l
l
then the correct statement is
(A) l m = l (B) l m = m (C) l = m (D) l > m
Q.79 If f (x) = e
–x
+ 2 e
–2x
+ 3 e
– 3x
+...... + ∞ , then

3 n
2 n
dx ) x ( f
l
l
=
(A) 1 (B)
2
1
(C)
3
1
(D) ln 2
Q.80 If I = n x (sin )
/
0
2 π

dx then n x x (sin cos )
/
/
+

π
π
4
4
dx =
(A)
I
2
(B)
I
4
(C)
I
2
(D) I
Q.81 The value of

∑ ∏
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+
= =
1
0
n
1 k
n
1 r
dx
k x
1
) r x ( equals
(A) n (B) n ! (C) (n + 1) ! (D) n · n !
Q.82

+
+
x sin x sin
x cos x cos
4 2
5 3
dx
(A) sin

x − 6 tan
−1
(sin

x) + c (B) sin x − 2 sin
−1
x + c
(C) sin

x − 2 (sin

x)
−1
− 6 tan
−1
(sin x) + c (D) sin

x − 2 (sin

x)
−1
+ 5 tan
−1
(sin

x) + c
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Q.83
0
3

1
4 4
4 4
2
2
x x
x x
+ +
+ − +
|
\

|
¹
|
|
dx =
(A) ln

5
2
3
2
− (B) ln
5
2
3
2
+ (C) ln

5
2
5
2
+ (D) none
Q.84 The value of the function f

(x) = 1

+ x

+
1
x

(ln
2
t + 2

lnt) dt where f

(x) vanishes is :
(A) e
−1
(B) 0 (C) 2

e
−1
(D) 1

+

2

e
−1
Q.85
Limit
n → ∞
1
1
1 2 3 3 1 n
n
n
n
n
n
n
n
n n
+
+
+
+
+
+
+ +
+ −

.......
( )
has the value equal to
(A) 2 2 (B) 2 2 − 1 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.86 Let a function h(x) be defined as h(x) = 0, for all x ≠ 0. Also

∞ −
dx ) x ( · ) x ( f h
= f (0), for every
function f (x). Then the value of the definite integral

∞ −
dx x sin · ) x ( ' h , is
(A) equal to zero (B) equal to 1 (C) equal to – 1 (D) non existent
Q.87
0
4 π/
∫ (tan
n
x + tan
n − 2
x)d(x − [x]) is : ( [
.
] denotes greatest integer function)
(A)
1
1 n −
(B)
1
2 n +
(C)
2
1 n −
(D) none of these
Q.88
λ
λ
→ λ
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

1
1
0
0
dx ) x 1 ( Lim is equal to
(A) 2 ln 2 (B)
e
4
(C) ln
e
4
(D) 4
Q.89 Which one of the following is TRUE.
(A) C | x | n x
x
dx
. x + =

l (B) Cx | x | n x
x
dx
. x + =

l
(C)
C x tan dx x cos .
x cos
1
+ =

(D)
C x dx x cos .
x cos
1
+ =

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Q.90
0

x
2n + 1
· e
x −
2
dx is equal to (n ∈ N).
(A) n ! (B) 2 (n !) (C)
n !
2
(D)
2
)! 1 n ( +
Q.91 The true set of values of 'a' for which the inequality

0
a
(3
−2x
− 2. 3
−x
) dx ≥ 0 is true is:
(A) [0

,

1] (B) (− ∞

,

1] (C) [0, ∞) (D) (− ∞

,

1] ∪ [0, ∞)
Q.92 If α ∈ (2

,

3) then number of solution of the equation

α
0
cos

(x + α
2
) dx = sin

α is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4.
Q.93 If x · sin πx =

2
x
0
dt ) t ( f where f is continuous functions then the value of f (4) is
(A)
2
π
(B) 1 (C)
2
1
(D) can not be determined
Q.94 ∫
+ +
+
dx
) 1 x 4 x (
) 1 x 2 (
2 / 3 2
(A)
C
) 1 x 4 x (
x
2 / 1 2
3
+
+ +
(B)
C
) 1 x 4 x (
x
2 / 1 2
+
+ +
(C)
C
) 1 x 4 x (
x
2 / 1 2
2
+
+ +
(D)
C
) 1 x 4 x (
1
2 / 1 2
+
+ +
Q.95 If the value of the integral
e
x
2
1
2

dx is α

, then the value of nx
e
e
4

dx is :
(A) e
4
− e − α (B) 2

e
4
− e − α (C) 2

(e
4
− e) − α (D) 2 e
4
– 1 – α
Q.96
|
¹
|

\
|

2
x 1
x 2
1
tan
dx
d
2
1
3
0
equals
(A)
3
π
(B)
6
π

(C)
2
π
(D)
4
π
Q.97 Let A =
0
1

e dt
t
t
1 +
then

− −
a
1 a
t
1 a t
dt e
has the value
(A) Ae
−a
(B) −

Ae
−a
(C) −

ae
−a
(D) Ae
a
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Q.98 sin
/
2
0
2
θ
π

sin

θ dθ is equal to :
(A) 0 (B) π/4 (C) π/2 (D) π
Q.99 dx
4 x
2 x
4
2

+
+
is equal to
(A) C
x 2
2 x
tan
2
1
2
1
+
+

(B)
C ) 2 x ( tan
2
1
2 1
+ +

(C)
C
2 x
x 2
tan
2
1
2
1
+

(D) C
x 2
2 x
tan
2
1
2
1
+

Q.100 If β + 2 x e
x 2
0
1
2

dx = e
x −

2
0
1
dx then the value of β is
(A) e
−1
(B) e (C) 1/2e (D) can not be determined
Q.101 A quadratic polynomial P(x) satisfies the conditions, P(0) = P(1) = 0 &
0
1

P(x) dx = 1. The leading
coefficient of the quadratic polynomial is :
(A) 6 (B) −

6 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.102 Which one of the following functions is not continuous on (0,π)?
(A) f(x)= cotx (B) g(x) = ∫
x
0
dt
t
1
sin t
(C) h (x) =

π < <
π
π
≤ <
x
4
3
x
9
2
sin 2
4
3
x 0 1
(D) l (x) =

π < <
π
π +
π
π
≤ <
x
2
, ) x sin(
2
2
x 0 , x sin x
Q.103 If f (x) =∫
π
+
0
2 2
t sin x tan 1
dt t sin t
for 0 < x <
2
π
(A) f (0
+
) = – π (B)
8 4
f
2
π
= |
¹
|

\
| π
(C) f is continuous and differentiable in
|
¹
|

\
| π
2
, 0
(D) f is continuous but not differentiable in
|
¹
|

\
| π
2
, 0
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Q.104 Consider f(x) =
x
x
2
3
1+
; g(t) =
f t dt ( )

. If g(1) = 0 then g(x) equals
(A)
1
3
1
3
n x ( ) +
(B)
1
3
1
2
3
n
x + |
\

|
¹
|
(C)
1
2
1
3
3
n
x + |
\

|
¹
|
(D)
1
3
1
3
3
n
x + |
\

|
¹
|
Q.105 The value of the definite integral,

100
0
x
dx
e
x
2
is equal to
( A )
2
1
(1 – e
–10
) (B) 2(1 – e
–10
) (C)
2
1
(e
–10
– 1) (D)
2
1
|
¹
|

\
|

4
10
e 1
Q.106
0

∫ [2 e
−x
] dx where [x] denotes the greatest integer function is
(A) 0 (B) ln 2 (C) e
2
(D) 2/e
Q.107 The value of ∫

1
1
| x |
dx
is
(A)
2
1
(B) 2 (C) 4 (D) undefined
Q.108
x n
x
dx l 1
2
0
1
+
|
\

|
¹
|
∫ =
(A)
3
4
1 2
3
2

|
\

|
¹
|
ln
(B)
3
2
7
2
3
2
− ln
(C)
3
4
1
2
1
54
+ ln
(D)
1
2
27
2
3
4
ln −
Q.109 The evaluation of
p x q x
x x
dx
p q q
p q p q
+ − −
+ +

+ +
z
2 1 1
2 2
2 1
is
(A) –
x
x
C
p
p q +
+
+
1
(B)
x
x
C
q
p q +
+
+
1
(C)

+
+
+
x
x
C
q
p q
1
(D)
x
x
C
p
p q +
+
+
1
Q.110
x x
x x
3
2
1
1
1
2 1
+ +
+ +

| |
| |
dx = a ln 2 + b then :
(A) a = 2 ; b = 1 (B) a = 2 ; b = 0 (C) a = 3 ; b = −

2 (D) a = 4 ; b = −

1
Q.111
a
b

[x] dx +
a
b

[

x] dx where [. ] denotes greatest integer function is equal to :
(A) a + b (B) b − a (C) a − b (D)
a b +
2
Q.112 If
0
2
∫ 375 x
5
(1 + x
2
)
−4
dx = 2
n
then the value of n is :
(A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D) 7
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Q.113

+

2 / 1
0
2
x 1
x 1
n
x 1
1

dx is equal to :
(A)
3
1
n
4
1
2

(B)
2
1
ln
2
3 (C) −
4
1
ln
2
3 (D) cannot be evaluated.
Q.114 If

+ − dx e ) 5 x 2 x (
x 3 2 3
= e
3x
(Ax
3
+ Bx
2
+ Cx + D) then the statement which is incorrect is
(A) C + 3D = 5 (B) A + B + 2/3 = 0
(C) C + 2B = 0 (D) A + B + C = 0
Q.115 Given ∫
π
+ +
2 /
0
x cos x sin 1
dx
= ln 2, then the value of the def. integral. ∫
π
+ +
2 /
0
x cos x sin 1
x sin
dx is equal to
(A)
2
1
ln 2 (B)
2
π
− ln 2 (C)
4
π

2
1
ln 2 (D)
2
π
+ ln 2
Q.116 A function f satisfying f

(sin

x) = cos
2
x for all x and f(1) = 1 is :
(A) f(x) = x +
3
1
3
x
3
− (B) f(x) =
3
2
3
x
3
+
(C) f(x) = x −
3
1
3
x
3
+ (D) f(x) = x −
3
1
3
x
3
+
Q.117 For 0 < x <
π
2
,
1 2
3 2
/
/

ln (e
cos x
). d (sin

x) is equal to :
(A)
12
π
(B)
6
π
(C)
( ) ( ) [ ] 1 sin 3 sin 1 3
4
1
− + −
(D)
( ) ( ) [ ] 1 sin 3 sin 1 3
4
1
− − −
Q.118
( )

π
+
0
2
x sin 1
x cos x
dx is equal to :
(A) π − 2 (B) − (2 + π) (C) zero (D) 2 − π
Q.119

( ) dx x x
x
e
x
+
(A) 2 [ ] 1 x x e
x
+ − + C (B)
[ ] 1 x 2 x e
x
+ −
(C)
( ) C x x e
x
+ +
(D)
( ) C 1 x x e
x
+ + +
Q.120
dx
x x cos sin
/
6 6
0
2
+

π
is equal to :
(A) zero (B) π (C) π/2 (D) 2

π
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Q.121 The true solution set of the inequality,
|
|
¹
|

\
|
π
+ − −

x
0
2
dz
2
x 6 x 5 >

π
0
2
dx x sin x is :
(A) R (B) (

1, 6) ( C ) ( −

6, 1) (D) (2, 3)
Q.122 If ∫

1
0
2
x 1
x n
dx = k
0
π

ln (1 + cos

x) dx then the value of k is :
(A) 2 (B) 1/2 (C) −

2 (D) −

1/2
Q.123 Let a, b and c be positive constants. The value of 'a' in terms of 'c' if the value of integral

+ +
+
1
0
5 b 3 3 1 b
dx ) bx a acx (
is independent of b equals
(A)
2
c 3
(B)
3
c 2
(C)
3
c
(D)
c 2
3
Q.124 θ θ + θ θ

d ) tan (sec sec
2 2
(A)
C )] tan (sec tan 2 [
2
) tan (sec
+ θ + θ θ +
θ + θ
(B)
C )] tan (sec tan 4 2 [
3
) tan (sec
+ θ + θ θ +
θ + θ
(C)
C )] tan (sec tan 2 [
3
) tan (sec
+ θ + θ θ +
θ + θ
(D)
C )] tan (sec tan 2 [
2
) tan (sec 3
+ θ + θ θ +
θ + θ
Q.125

+
+
2
1
4
2
1 x
1 x
dx is equal to:
(A)
1
2
tan
−1
2
(B)
1
2
cot
−1
2 (C)
1
2
tan
−1

1
2
(D)
1
2
tan
−1
2
Q.126
1
x x
Limit

1
x x
x

x
x
1
f(t) dt is equal to :
(A)
( ) f x
x
1
1
(B) x
1
f

(x
1
) (C) f

(x
1
) (D) does not exist
Q.127 Which of the following statements could be true if, f

′′

(x) = x
1/3
.
I II III IV
f

(x) =
28
9

x
7/3
+ 9 f

(x) =
28
9

x
7/3
− 2 f

(x) =
4
3

x
4/3
+ 6 f

(x) =
4
3

x
4/3
− 4
(A) I only (B) III only (C) II & IV only (D) I & III only
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Q.128 The value of the definite integral
0
2 π/

sin

x sin

2x sin

3x dx is equal to :
(A)
1
3
(B) −
2
3
(C) −
1
3
(D)
1
6
Q.129
dx
x 1
x 1
cos x 1 sec
) x 1 (
e
2
2
1
2
2 1
2
x
1
tan

|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

+ |
¹
|

\
|
+
+
− −

(x > 0)
(A)
C x tan . e
1 x
1
tan
+

(B)
( )
C
2
x tan . e
2
1 x
1
tan
+

(C)
C x 1 sec . e
2
2 1 x
1
tan
+
|
¹
|

\
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

(D)
C x 1 ec cos . e
2
2 1 x
1
tan
+
|
¹
|

\
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

Q.130 Number of positive solution of the equation,
{ } ( )
t t
x

2
0
dt = 2 (x − 1) where { } denotes the fractional
part function is :
(A) one (B) two (C) three (D) more than three
Q.131 If f (x) = cos(tan
–1
x) then the value of the integral dx ) x ( ' ' f x
1
0

is
(A)
2
2 3−
(B)
2
2 3+
(C) 1 (D)
2 2
3
1−
Q.132 If

+
2
x
sin 1
dx = A sin |
¹
|

\
| π

4 4
x
then value of A is:
(A) 2 2 (B) 2 (C)
1
2
(D) 4 2
Q.133 For U
n
=
0
1

x
n
(2 − x)
n
dx; V
n
=
0
1

x
n
(1 − x)
n
dx n ∈ N, which of the following statement(s)
is/are ture?
(A) U
n
= 2
n
V
n
(B) U
n
= 2
−n
V
n
(C) U
n
= 2
2n
V
n
(D) U
n
= 2
− 2n
V
n
Q.134

|
|
¹
|

\
|
+
+ +

x
1 x
tan ) 1 x 3 x (
dx ) 1 x (
2
1 2 4
2
= ln | f (x) | + C then f (x) is
(A) ln
|
¹
|

\
|
+
x
1
x
(B) tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
+
x
1
x
(C) cot
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
+
x
1
x
(D) ln
|
|
¹
|

\
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+

x
1
x tan
1
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Q.135 Let f

(x) be integrable over (a, b) , b > a > 0. If I
1
=
π
π
/
/
6
3

f (tan θ + cot θ). sec
2
θ d

θ &
I
2
=
π
π
/
/
6
3

f (tan θ + cot θ). cosec
2
θ d

θ , then the ratio
I
I
1
2
:
(A) is a positive integer (B) is a negative integer
(C) is an irrational number (D) cannot be determined.
Q.136 f

(x) =
cos
sin
x
x

(1 − t + 2

t
3
) d

t has in [

0, 2

π

]
(A) a maximum at
π
4
& a minimum at
3
4
π
(B) a maximum at
3
4
π
& a minimum at
7
4
π
(C) a maximum at
5
4
π
& a minimum at
7
4
π
(D) neither a maxima nor minima
Q.137 Let S (x) =
x
x
2
3

l

n t d

t (x > 0) and H

(x) =
′ S x
x
( )
. Then H(x) is :
(A) continuous but not derivable in its domain
(B) derivable and continuous in its domain
(C) neither derivable nor continuous in its domain
(D) derivable but not continuous in its domain.
Q.138 Number of solution of the equation
d
dx

x sin
x cos
dt
t 1
2

= 2 2 in [0, π] is
(A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 0
Q.139 Let f (x) =
x cos
1 x sin 2
2

+
x sin 1
) 1 x sin 2 ( x cos
+
+
then
( )

+ dx ) x ( ' f ) x ( f e
x
(where c is the constant of integeration)
(A) e
x
tanx + c (B) e
x
cotx + c (C) e
x
cosec
2
x + c (D) e
x
sec
2
x + c
Q.140 The value of x that maximises the value of the integral t t dt
x
x
( ) 5
3

+

is
(A) 2 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) none
Q.141 For a sufficiently large value of n the sum of the square roots of the first n positive integers
i.e.
1 2 3 + + + + ...................... n
is approximately equal to
(A)
1
3
3 2
n
/
(B)
2
3
3 2
n
/
(C)
1
3
1 3
n
/
(D)
2
3
1 3
n
/
Q.142 The value of ∫

2
0
2
) x 1 (
dx
is
(A) –2 (B) 0 (C) 15 (D) indeterminate
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Q.143 If
∫ ∫
π
θ
θ
θ
=
+ +
8 /
0
a
0
d
2 sin
tan 2
x a x
dx
, then the value of 'a' is equal to (a > 0)
(A)
4
3
(B)
4
π
(C)
4

(D)
16
9
Q.144 The value of the integral
( )

+
+
dx
1 x
) x 2 2 ( n sin l
is
(A) – cos ln (2x + 2) + C (B) ln
|
¹
|

\
|
+1 x
2
sin
+ C
(C) cos
|
¹
|

\
|
+1 x
2
+ C (D) sin
|
¹
|

\
|
+1 x
2
+ C
Q.145 If f(x) = A sin |
¹
|

\
| π
2
x
+ B , f′ |
¹
|

\
|
2
1
= 2 and ∫
1
0
f(x) dx =
π
A 2
, Then the constants A and B are
respectively.
(A)
2
&
2
π π
(B)
π π
3
&
2
(C)
π

4
& 0 (D) 0 &
4
π
Q.146 Let I
1
=

π

2
0
x
dx ) x sin( e
2
; I
2
=

π

2
0
x
dx e
2
; I
3
=

π

+
2
0
x
dx ) x 1 ( e
2
and consider the statements
I I
1
< I
2
II I
2
< I
3
III I
1
= I
3
Which of the following is(are) true?
(A) I only (B) II only
(C) Neither I nor II nor III (D) Both I and II
Q.147 Let f (x) =
x
x sin
, then

π
|
¹
|

\
|

π
2
0
dx x
2
f ) x ( f =
(A) ∫
π
π
0
dx ) x ( f
2
(B) ∫
π
0
dx ) x ( f
(C) ∫
π
π
0
dx ) x ( f
(D) ∫
π
π
0
dx ) x ( f
1
Q.148 Let u =

+
+
1
0
2
dx
1 x
) 1 x ( n l
and v =

π 2
0
dx ) x 2 (sin n l then
(A) u = 4v (B) 4u + v = 0 (C) u + 4v = 0 (D) 2u + v = 0
Q.149 If ( ) θ
θ +
θ
=

π
d .
cos 1
·sin x sin
x
2
16 /
2
x
2
f then the value of f '
|
¹
|

\
| π
2
, is
(A) π (B) – π (C) 2π (D) 0
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Q.150 The value of the definite integral, ∫
π 2
0
dx
x sin
x 5 sin
is
(A) 0 (B)
2
π
(C) π (D) 2π
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.151 dx x sgn
b
a

= (where a, b∈ R)
(A) | b | – | a | (B) (b–a) sgn (b–a) (C) b sgnb – a sgna (D) | a | – | b |
Q.152

+ x cos 4 5
dx
= λ tan
−1
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
tan m
+ C then :
(A) λ = 2/3 (B) m = 1/3 (C) λ = 1/3 (D) m = 2/3
Q.153 Which of the following are true ?
(A)
x f x
a
a
. (sin )
π−

dx =
π
2
.
f x
a
a
(sin )
π −

dx (B)
f x
a
a
( )
2

dx = 2. f x
a
( )
2
0

dx
(C) ( )
f x
n
cos
2
0
π

dx = n.
( )
f x cos
2
0
π

dx (D)
f x c
b c
( ) +

0

dx = f x
c
b
( )

dx
Q.154 The value of
( )
2 3 3
1 2 2
2
2
0
1
x x
x x x
+ +
+ + +

( )
dx is :
(A)
π
4
+ 2 ln2

tan
−1
2 (B)
π
4
+ 2 ln2

tan
−1
1
3
(C) 2 ln2

cot
−1
3 (D) −
π
4
+ ln4

+

cot
−1
2
Q.155
x x
x
2 2
2
1
+
+

cos
cosec
2
x dx is equal to :
(A) cot x − cot
−1
x + c (B) c − cot x + cot
−1
x
(C) − tan
−1
x −
cos
sec
ec x
x
+ c (D) − e
n x tan
−1
− cot x + c
where 'c' is constant of integration .
Q.156 Let f

(x) =
sint
t
x
0

dt (x > 0) then f

(x) has :
(A) Maxima if x = n

π where n = 1, 3, 5,.....
(B) Minima if x = n

π where n = 2, 4, 6,......
(C) Maxima if x = n

π where n = 2, 4, 6,......
(D) The function is monotonic
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Q.157 If I
n
=
( )
dx
x
n
1
2
0
1
+
∫ ; n ∈ N, then which of the following statements hold good ?
(A) 2n I
n + 1
= 2
−n
+ (2n − 1) I
n
(B) I
2
=
π
8
1
4
+
(C) I
2
=
π
8
1
4

(D) I
3
=
π
16
5
48

Q.158
1
1
1
1
2
x
n
x
x
dx

+
z

equals :
(A)
1
2
ln
2

x
x

+
1
1
+ c (B)
1
4
ln
2

x
x

+
1
1
+ c (C)
1
2
ln
2

x
x
+

1
1
+ c (D)
1
4
ln
2

x
x
+

1
1
+ c
Q.159 If A
n
=
0
2 π/

sin ( )
sin
2 1 n x
x

d

x ;

B
n
=
0
2 π/

sin
sin
nx
x
|
\

|
¹
|
2

d

x ; for n ∈ N , then :
(A) A
n + 1
= A
n
(B) B
n + 1
= B
n
(C) A
n + 1
− A
n
= B
n + 1
(D) B
n + 1
− B
n
= A
n + 1
Q.160
0

x
x x ( ) ( ) 1 1
2
+ +
d

x :
(A)
π
4
(B)
π
2
(C) is same as
0

dx
x x ( ) ( ) 1 1
2
+ +
(D) cannot be evaluated
Q.161 1 +

cscx dx equals
(A) 2 sin
−1
sinx + c (B) 2 cos
−1
cosx + c
(C) c − 2 sin
−1
(1 − 2 sin x) (D) cos
−1
(1 − 2 sin x) + c
Q.162 If f

(x) =
0
2 π/

n x ( ) sin
sin
1
2
2
+ θ
θ

d θ , x ≥ 0 then :
(A) f (t) = π
( )
t + − 1 1
(B) f

′ (t) =
π
2 1 t +
(C) f

(x) cannot be determined (D) none of these.
Q.163 If a, b, c ∈ R and satisfy 3

a + 5

b + 15 c = 0 , the equation ax
4
+ b

x
2
+ c = 0

has :
(A) atleast one root in (−

1, 0) (B) atleast one root in (0, 1)
(C) atleast two roots in (−

1, 1) (D) no root in (−

1, 1)
Q.164 Let u = ∫

+ +
0
2 4
1 x 7 x
dx

& v = ∫

+ +
0
2 4
2
1 x 7 x
dx x
then :
(A) v > u (B) 6 v = π (C) 3u + 2v = 5π/6 (D) u + v = π/3
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Q.165 If

e
u
. sin 2x dx can be found in terms of known functions of x then u can be :
(A) x (B) sin x (C) cos x (D) cos 2x
Q.166 If f(x) =
n t
t
x
1
1
+

dt where x > 0 then the value(s) of x satisfying the equation,
f(x) + f(1/x) = 2 is :
(A) 2 (B) e (C) e
−2
(D) e
2
Q.167 A polynomial function f(x) satisfying the conditions f(x) = [f

(x)]
2
&
0
1
∫ f(x) dx =
12
19
can be:
(A)
4
9
x
2
3
4
x
2
+ + (B)
4
9
x
2
3
4
x
2
+ − (C)
4
x
2
− x + 1 (D)
4
x
2
+ x + 1
Q.168 A continuous and differentiable function '

f

' satisfies the condition ,
0
x
∫ f

(t) d

t = f
2
(x) − 1 for all real '

x

'. Then :
(A) '

f

' is monotonic increasing ∀ x ∈ R
(B) '

f

' is monotonic decreasing ∀ x ∈ R
(C) '

f

' is non monotonic
(D) the graph of y = f

(x) is a straight line.
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Q . 1 A Q . 2 C Q . 3 B Q . 4 C Q . 5 C
Q . 6 C Q . 7 A Q . 8 D Q . 9 A Q . 1 0 D
Q . 1 1 D Q . 1 2 C Q . 1 3 A Q . 1 4 C Q . 1 5 C
Q . 1 6 B Q . 1 7 C Q . 1 8 A Q . 1 9 D Q . 2 0 A
Q . 2 1 C Q . 2 2 C Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 A Q . 2 5 B
Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 A Q . 2 8 B Q . 2 9 D Q . 3 0 C
Q . 3 1 A Q . 3 2 D Q . 3 3 A Q . 3 4 D Q . 3 5 B
Q . 3 6 C Q . 3 7 B Q . 3 8 C Q . 3 9 D Q . 4 0 C
Q . 4 1 C Q . 4 2 B Q . 4 3 D Q . 4 4 B Q . 4 5 D
Q . 4 6 B Q . 4 7 D Q . 4 8 C Q . 4 9 B Q . 5 0 A
Q . 5 1 D Q . 5 2 A Q . 5 3 A Q . 5 4 C Q . 5 5 A
Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 C Q . 5 8 D Q . 5 9 C Q . 6 0 A
Q . 6 1 C Q . 6 2 C Q . 6 3 A Q . 6 4 C Q . 6 5 D
Q . 6 6 C Q . 6 7 C Q . 6 8 B Q . 6 9 B Q . 7 0 A
Q . 7 1 B Q . 7 2 C Q . 7 3 C Q . 7 4 B Q . 7 5 B
Q . 7 6 B Q . 7 7 B Q . 7 8 A Q . 7 9 B Q . 8 0 A
Q . 8 1 D Q . 8 2 C Q . 8 3 C Q . 8 4 D Q . 8 5 C
Q . 8 6 C Q . 8 7 A Q . 8 8 B Q . 8 9 B Q . 9 0 C
Q . 9 1 D Q . 9 2 B Q . 9 3 A Q . 9 4 B Q . 9 5 B
Q . 9 6 A Q . 9 7 B Q . 9 8 B Q . 9 9 D Q . 1 0 0 A
Q . 1 0 1 B Q . 1 0 2 D Q . 1 0 3 C Q . 1 0 4 B Q . 1 0 5 D
Q . 1 0 6 B Q . 1 0 7 C Q . 1 0 8 A Q . 1 0 9 C Q . 1 1 0 B
Q . 1 1 1 C Q . 1 1 2 B Q . 1 1 3 A Q . 1 1 4 C Q . 1 1 5 C
Q . 1 1 6 C Q . 1 1 7 A Q . 1 1 8 D Q . 1 1 9 A Q . 1 2 0 B
Q . 1 2 1 D Q . 1 2 2 B Q . 1 2 3 A Q . 1 2 4 C Q . 1 2 5 B
Q . 1 2 6 B Q . 1 2 7 D Q . 1 2 8 D Q . 1 2 9 C Q . 1 3 0 B
Q . 1 3 1 D Q . 1 3 2 D Q . 1 3 3 C Q . 1 3 4 B Q . 1 3 5 A
Q . 1 3 6 B Q . 1 3 7 B Q . 1 3 8 C Q . 1 3 9 A Q . 1 4 0 C
Q . 1 4 1 B Q . 1 4 2 D Q . 1 4 3 D Q . 1 4 4 A Q . 1 4 5 D
Q . 1 4 6 D Q . 1 4 7 A Q . 1 4 8 B Q . 1 4 9 A Q . 1 5 0 B
Q . 1 5 1 A , C Q . 1 5 2 A , B Q . 1 5 3 A , B , C , D Q . 1 5 4 A , C , D
Q . 1 5 5 B , C , D Q . 1 5 6 A , B Q . 1 5 7 A , B Q . 1 5 8 B , D
Q . 1 5 9 A , D Q . 1 6 0 A , C Q . 1 6 1 A , D Q . 1 6 2 A , B
Q . 1 6 3 A , B , C Q . 1 6 4 B , C , D Q . 1 6 5 A , B , C , D Q . 1 6 6 C , D
Q . 1 6 7 B , D
Q . 1 6 8 A , D
AREA UNDER THE CURVE
&
DIFFERENTIAL EQUATION
MATHEMATICS
TARGET IIT JEE
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Quest
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 Area common to the curve y = 9
2
−x & x² + y² = 6

x is :
(A)
π+ 3
4
(B)
π− 3
4
(C) 3

π +
|
\

|
¹
|
|
3
4
(D) 3

π −
|
\

|
¹
|
|
3 3
4
Q.2 Spherical rain drop evaporates at a rate proportional to its surface area. The differential equation
corresponding to the rate of change of the radius of the rain drop if the constant of proportionality is
K > 0, is
(A)
dr
dt
+

K = 0 (B)
dr
dt

K = 0 (C)
dr
dt
=

Kr (D) none
Q.3 If y = 2 sin

x + sin 2

x for 0 ≤ x ≤ 2

π

, then the area enclosed by the curve and the x-axis is :
(A) 9/2 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 4
Q.4 Number of values of m ∈ N for which y = e
mx
is a solution of the differential equation
D
3
y – 3D
2
y – 4Dy + 12y = 0, is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) more than 2
Q.5 The area bounded by

the curve y = x
2
+ 4x + 5

, the axes of

co-ordinates & the minimum ordinate is:
(A) 3
2
3
(B) 4
2
3
(C) 5
2
3
(D) none
Q.6 The general solution of the differential equation, y

′ + y

φ

′ (x) − φ

(x) . φ

(x) = 0 where φ

(x) is a known
function is :
(A) y = ce
− φ (x)
+ φ

(x) − 1 (B) y = ce
+ φ (x)
+ φ

(x) − 1
(C) y = ce
− φ (x)
− φ

(x) + 1 (D) y = ce
− φ (x)
+ φ

(x) + 1
where

c

is an arbitrary constant .
Q.7 The area bounded by the curve y = x
2
− 1 & the

straight

line x + y = 3 is :
(A)
9
2
(B) 4 (C)
2
17 7
(D)
6
17 17
Q.8 Orthogonal trajectories of family of the curve
3 2 3 2 3 2
a y x = +
, where 'a' is any arbitrary constant, is
(A)
c y x
3 2 3 2
= −
(B)
c y x
3 4 3 4
= −
(C)
c y x
3 4 3 4
= +
(D)
c y x
3 1 3 1
= −
Q.9 The area enclosed by the curve

y
2
+ x
4
= x
2
is :
(A)
2
3
(B)
4
3
(C)
8
3
(D)
3
10
Q.10 Equation of a curve passing through the origin if the slope of the tangent drawn at any of its point (x, y)
is cos(x + y) + sin(x + y), is
(A) y = 2 tan
–1
(e
x
– 1) + x (B) y = 2 tan
–1
(e
x
– 1) – x
(C) y = 2 tan
–1
(e
x
) – x (D) y = 2 tan
–1
(e
x
) + x
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Q.11 The area enclosed between the curves y = sin

x

, y = cos

x

&

the x-axis

if 0 ≤ x ≤
π
2
is :
(A) 2 1 − (B) 2 2 − (C)
2
(D)
( ) 1 2 2 −
Q.12 The differential equation of all parabolas having their axis of symmetry coinciding with the axis of

x

has
its order and degree respectively:
(A) (2, 1) (B) (2, 2) (C) (1, 2) (D) (1, 1)
Q.13 The area bounded by the curve y = x²

+

1

&

the tangents to it drawn from the origin is
(A)
2
3
(B)
4
3
(C)
1
3
(D) 1
Q.14 Which one of the following functions is not homogeneous?
(A) f (x, y) =
2 2
y x
y x
+

(B) f (x, y) =
y
x
tan y · x
1
3
2
3
1

(C) f (x, y) = x (ln
2 2
y x +
– ln y)+ye
x/y
(D) f(x,y)=x

+ −
+
) y x ( n
x
y x 2
n
2 2
l l
+y
2
tan
y x 3
y 2 x

+
Q.15 The area enclosed by the curve y = x & x = – y , the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 2 above the x-axis, is
(A)
π
4
(B)
3
2
π
(C) π (D)
π
2
Q.16 Water is drained from a vertical cylindrical tank by opening a valve at the base of the tank. It is known
that the rate at which the water level drops is proportional to the square root of water depth y, where the
constant of proportionality k > 0 depends on the acceleration due to gravity and the geometry of the
hole. If t is measured in minutes and k =
15
1
then the time to drain the tank if the water is 4 meter deep
(A) 30 min (B) 45 min (C) 60 min (D) 80 min
Q.17 The area bounded by

+

2

x = 0 & y = sin

πx
2
in the upper half of the circle is :
(A)
π
π 2
4

(B)
π
π 4
2

(C) π
π

8
(D)
π

π 2
2
Q.18 The solution to the differential equation y lny + xy' = 0, where y (1) = e, is
(A) x (ln y) = 1 (B) xy (ln y) = 1 (C) (ln y)
2
= 2 (D) ln y + y
2
x
2
|
|
¹
|

\
|
= 1
Q.19 The ratio in which the x-axis divides the area of the region bounded by the curves y = x
2

4

x &
y = 2

x

x
2
is :
(A)
4
23
(B)
4
27
(C)
4
19
(D) none
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Q.20 A curve passes through the point 1
4
,
π |
\

|
¹
|
& its slope at any point is given by
y
x
− cos
2
y
x
|
\

|
¹
| . Then the
curve has the equation
(A) y=x tan
–1
(ln
x
e
) (B) y=x tan
–1
(ln + 2) (C) y =
x
1
tan
–1
(ln
x
e
) (D) none
Q.21 The area enclosed by the curve y = (x

1) (x

2) (x

3) between the co-ordinate axes and the
ordinate at x = 3 is :
(A)
9
2
(B)
11
3
(C)
11
4
(D)
4
9
Q.22 The x-intercept of the tangent to a curve is equal to the ordinate of the point of contact. The equation of
the curve through the point (1, 1) is
(A) e e y
y
x
= (B) e e x
y
x
= (C) e e x
x
y
= (D) e e y
x
y
=
Q.23 The line y = mx bisects the area enclosed by the curve y = 1

+

4x

x
2
& the lines x = 0, x =
3
2
&
y = 0. Then the value of

m

is:
(A)
13
6
(B)
6
13
(C)
3
2
(D) 4
Q.24 The differential equation of all parabolas each of which has a latus rectum '4a' & whose axes are parallel
to x-axis is :
(A) of order 1 & degree 2 (B) of order 2 & degree 3
(C) of order 2 and degree 1 (D) of order 2 and degree 2
Q.25 The area bounded by the curve y = f

(x), the x-axis & the ordinates x =1 & x = b is
(b

1)sin(3b

+ 4). Then f

(x) is:
(A) (x

1) cos

(3x

+

4) (B) sin

(3x

+

4)
(C) sin

(3x

+

4) + 3

(x

1) . cos

(3x

+

4) (D) none
Q.26 The foci of the curve which satisfies the differential equation (1 + y
2
) dx − xy dy = 0 and passes through
the point (1 , 0) are :
(A)
( ) 0 , 2 ±
(B)
( ) 2 , 0 ±
(C) (0, ± 1) (D) (± 2, 0)
Q.27 The area of the region for which 0 < y < 3 − 2x − x
2
& x > 0 is :
(A)
( )
3 2
2
1
3
− −

x x dx (B)
( )
3 2
2
0
3
− −

x x dx
(C)
( )
3 2
2
0
1
− −

x x dx (D)
( )
3 2
2
1
3
− −

x x dx
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Q.28 A function y = f (x) satisfies the condition f '(x) sin x + f (x) cos x = 1, f (x) being bounded when x → 0.
If I =

π 2
0
dx ) x ( f then
(A)
2
π
< I <
4
2
π
(B)
4
π
< I <
2
2
π
(C) 1 < I <
2
π
(D) 0 < I < 1
Q.29 The area bounded by the curve

y = f(x)

, the co-ordinate axes &

the line x = x
1
is given by x
1
.
1
x
e
.
Therefore f

(x) equals:
(A) e
x
(B) x

e
x
(C)

xe
x

e
x
(D) x

e
x
+ e
x
Q.30 A curve is such that the area of the region bounded by the co-ordinate axes, the curve & the ordinate of
any point on it is equal to the cube of that ordinate. The curve represents
(A) a pair of straight lines (B) a circle
(C) a parabola (D) an ellipse
Q.31 The limit of the area under the curve y = e
−x
from x = 0 to x = h as h → ∞ is :
(A) 2 (B) e (C)
1
e
(D) 1
Q.32 Degree of the differential equation y = a
( )
a x
e 1

, a being the parameter is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) not applicables
Q.33 The slope of the tangent to a curve

y = f

(x) at (x

, f

(x)) is 2x +

1 .

If the curve passes through the
point (1

, 2) then

the

area

of

the

region

bounded

by

the

curve , the x-axis and the line

x = 1 is :
(A)
5
6
(B)
6
5
(C)
1
6
(D) 1
Q.34 A curve satisfying the initial condition, y(1) = 0, satisfies the differential equation, x
dy
dx
= y – x
2
. The area
bounded by the curve and the x-axis is
(A)
2
1
(B)
3
1
(C)
4
1
(D)
6
1
Q.35 The graphs of f (x) = x
2
& g(x) = cx
3
(c > 0) intersect at the points (0, 0) &
|
¹
|

\
|
2
c
1
,
c
1
. If the region which
lies between these graphs & over the interval [0, 1/c] has the area equal to 2/3 then the value of c is
(A) 1 (B) 1/3 (C) 1/2 (D) 2
Q.36 Number of straight lines which satisfy the differential equation
dy
dx
+ x
dy
dx
|
\

|
¹
|
2
− y = 0 is:
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
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Q.37 The area bounded by the curves y = −

−x and x = −

−y where x, y ≤ 0
(A) cannot be determined
(B) is 1/3
(C) is 2/3
(D) is same as that of the figure bounded by the curves y = −x ; x ≤ 0 and x = −y ; y ≤ 0
Q.38 The solution of the differential equation, (x + 2y
3
)

dy
dx
= y is :
(A)
x
y
2
= y + c (B)
x
y
= y
2
+ c (C)
x
y
2
= y
2
+ c (D)
y
x
= x
2
+ c
Q.39 The area bounded by the curves y = x (1 − ln

x) ; x = e
−1

and positive X-axis between x = e
−1
and
x = e is :
(A)
e e
2 2
4
5

|
\

|
¹
|

(B)
e e
2 2
5
4

|
\

|
¹
|

(C)
4
5
2 2
e e −
|
\

|
¹
|

(D)
5
4
2 2
e e −
|
\

|
¹
|

Q.40 The real value of m for which the substitution, y = u
m
will transform the differential equation,
2x
4
y
dy
dx
+ y
4
= 4x
6
into a homogeneous equation is :
(A) m = 0 (B) m = 1 (C) m = 3/2 (D) no value of m
Q.41 The area bounded by the curves y = x (x − 3)
2
and y = x is (in sq. units) :
(A) 28 (B) 32 (C) 4 (D) 8
Q.42 The solution of the differential equation, x
2
dy
dx
.cos
1
x
− y sin
1
x
= −

1, where y → −

1 as x → ∞ is
(A) y = sin
1
x
– cos
1
x
(B) y =
x
x
x
+ 1
1
sin
(C) y = cos
1
x
+ sin
1
x
(D) y =
x
x
x
+ 1
1
cos
Q.43 The positive values of the parameter 'a' for which the area of the figure bounded by the curve
y = cos ax, y = 0, x =
π
6a
, x =
5
6
π
a
is greater than 3 are :
(A) φ (B) (0, 1/3) (C) (3, ∞) (D) none of these
Q.44 The equation of a curve passing through (1, 0) for which the product of the abscissa of a point P & the
intercept made by a normal at P on the x-axis equals twice the square of the radius vector of the point P, is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= x
4
(B) x
2
+ y
2
= 2

x
4
(C) x
2
+ y
2
= 4

x
4
(D) none
Q.45 The curvilinear trapezoid is bounded by the curve y = x
2
+ 1 and the straight lines x=1 and x=2. The
co-ordinates of the point ( on the given curve) with abscissa x∈ [1,2] where tangent drawn cut off from
the curvilinear trapezoid an ordinary trapezium of the greatest area, is
(A) (1,2) (B) (2,5) (C)
|
¹
|

\
|
4
13
,
2
3
(D) none
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Q.46 The latus rectum of the conic passing through the origin and having the property that normal at each point
(x, y) intersects the

x

axis at ((x

+

1), 0)

is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) none
Q.47 The value of 'a' (a>0) for which the area bounded by the curves y =
2
x
1
6
x
+
, y = 0, x = a and
x = 2a has the least value, is
(A) 2 (B)
2
(C)
3 / 1
2
(D) 1
Q.48 The solution of the differential equation, 2

x
2
y

dy
dx
= tan (x
2
y
2
) − 2xy
2
given y(1) =
π
2
is
(A) sinx
2
y
2
= e
x–1
(B) sin(x
2
y
2
) = x (C) cosx
2
y
2
+ x = 0 (D) sin(x
2
y
2
) = e.e
x
Q.49 Area of the region enclosed between the curves x = y
2
– 1 and x = |y|
2
y 1−
is
(A) 1 (B) 4/3 (C) 2/3 (D) 2
Q.50 Solution of the differential equation,
dx
dy
=
x 2 y 1
x 4 y 2 1
+ +
− −

is
(A) 4x
2
+ 4xy + y
2
− 2x + 2y + c = 0 (B) 4x
2
– 4xy – y
2
− 2x − 2y + c = 0
(C) 4x
2
+ 4xy + y
2
+ 2x + 2y + c = 0 (D) 4x
2
+ 4xy – y
2
− 2x + 2y + c = 0
Q.51 Let y = g (x) be the inverse of a bijective mapping f : R → R f (x) = 3x
3
+ 2x. The area bounded by the
graph of g (x), the x-axis and the ordinate at x = 5 is :
(A)
4
5
(B)
4
7
(C)
4
9
(D)
4
13
Q.52 The solution of the differential equation,
dy
dx
=
y x
y x

− − 1
, given y

(−

5) = −

5

represents
(A) a pair of straight lines (B) a circle
(C) parabola (D) hyperbola
Q.53 Area enclosed by the curves y = lnx ; y = ln | x | ; y = | ln x | and y = | ln | x | | is equal to
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 8 (D) cannot be determined
Q.54 If y =
| x c | n
x
l
(where c is an arbitrary constant) is the general solution of the differential equation
dx
dy
=
x
y
+
|
|
¹
|

\
|
φ
y
x
then the function
|
|
¹
|

\
|
φ
y
x
is :
(A)
2
2
y
x
(B) –
2
2
y
x
(C)
2
2
x
y
(D) –
2
2
x
y
Q.55 If the tangent to the curve y = 1 – x
2
at x = α, where 0 < α < 1, meets the axes at P and Q. Also α
varies, the minimum value of the area of the triangle OPQ is k times the area bounded by the axes and the
part of the curve for which 0 < x < 1 , then k is equal to
(A)
3
2
(B)
16
75
(C)
18
25
(D)
3
2
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Q.56 If the function y = e
4x
+ 2e
–x
is a solution of the differential equation K
y
dx
dy
13
dx
y d
3
3
=

then the value of
K is
(A) 4 (B) 6 (C) 9 (D) 12
Q.57 If (a, 0); a > 0 is the point where the curve y = sin2x –
3
sinx cuts the x-axis first, A is the area
bounded by this part of the curve , the origin and the positive x-axis, then
(A) 4A + 8 cosa = 7 (B) 4A + 8 sina = 7
(C) 4A – 8 sina = 7 (D) 4A – 8 cosa = 7
Q.58 A function y = f (x) satisfies (x + 1) . f ′ (x) – 2 (x
2
+ x) f (x) =
) 1 x (
e
2
x
+
, 1 x − > ∀
If f (0) = 5 , then f (x) is
(A)
2
x
e .
1 x
5 x 3
|
¹
|

\
|
+
+
(B)
2
x
e .
1 x
5 x 6
|
¹
|

\
|
+
+
(C)
2
x
2
e .
) 1 x (
5 x 6
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+
+
(D)
2
x
e .
1 x
x 6 5
|
¹
|

\
|
+

Q.59 The curve y = ax
2
+ bx + c passes through the point (1, 2) and its tangent at origin is the line y = x. The
area bounded by the curve, the ordinate of the curve at minima and the tangent line is
(A)
24
1
(B)
12
1
(C)
8
1
(D)
6
1
Q.60 The differential equation whose general solution is given by,
y = ( ) ) x sin c ( e c ) c x cos( c
5
) c x (
3 2 1
) (
4
+ − +
+ −
, where c
1
, c
2
, c
3
, c
4
, c
5
are arbitrary constants, is
(A)
0 y
dx
y d
dx
y d
2
2
4
4
= + −
(B)
0 y
dx
dy
dx
y d
dx
y d
2
2
3
3
= + + +
(C)
0 y
dx
y d
5
5
= +
(D)
0 y
dx
dy
dx
y d
dx
y d
2
2
3
3
= − + −
Q.61 A function y = f (x) satisfies the differential equation
dx
dy
– y = cos x – sin x with initial condition that y is
bounded when x → ∞. The area enclosed by y = f (x), y = cos x and the y-axis is
(A)
1 2 −
(B)
2
(C) 1 (D)
2
1
Q.62 The curve, with the property that the projection of the ordinate on the normal is constant and has a length
equal to 'a', is
(A)
c y a y n a x
2 2
= |
¹
|

\
|
+ − + l
(B)
c y a x
2 2
= − +
(C) (y – a)
2
= cx (D) ay = tan
–1
(x + c)
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Q.63 Area bounded by the curve y = min {sin
2
x, cos
2
x}and x-axis between the ordinates x = 0 and x =
4

is
(A)
2

square units (B)
4
) 2 ( 5 − π
square units
(C)
8
) 2 ( 5 − π
square units (D)
|
¹
|

\
|

π
2
1
8
square units
Q.64 The equation to the orthogonal trajectories of the system of parabolas y = ax
2
is
(A)
2
2
y
2
x
+ = c (B)
2
y
x
2
2
+ = c (C)
2
2
y
2
x
− = c (D)
2
y
x
2
2
− = c
Q.65 If

x
a
dt ) t ( y t
= x
2
+ y (x) then y as a function of x is
(A) y = 2 – (2 + a
2
)
2
a x
2 2
e

(B) y = 1 – (2 + a
2
)
2
a x
2 2
e

(C) y = 2 – (1 + a
2
)
2
a x
2 2
e

(D) none
Q.66 A curve y = f (x) passing through the point
|
¹
|

\
|
e
1
, 1
satisfies the differential equation
dx
dy
+
2
x
2
e x

=0.
Then which of the following does not hold good?
(A) f (x) is differentiable at x = 0.
(B) f (x) is symmetric w.r.t. the origin.
(C) f (x) is increasing for x < 0 and decreasing for x > 0.
(D) f (x) has two inflection points.
Q.67 The substitution y = z
α
transforms the differential equation (x
2
y
2
– 1)dy + 2xy
3
dx = 0 into a homogeneous
differential equation for
(A) α = – 1 (B) 0 (C) α = 1 (D) no value of α.
Q.68 A curve passing through (2, 3) and satisfying the differential equation ∫
x
0
dt ) t ( y t
= x
2
y (x), (x >0) is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 13 (B) y
2
=
2
9
x (C) 1
18
y
8
x
2 2
= + (D) xy = 6
Q.69 Which one of the following curves represents the solution of the initial value problem
Dy = 100 – y, where y (0) = 50
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Q.70 Solution of the differential equation
dx
dy
y e e
2 2
y x
|
¹
|

\
|
+
+
) x xy ( e
2 x
2

= 0, is
(A)
2
x
e (y
2
– 1) +
2
y
e = C (B)
2
y
e (x
2
– 1) +
2
x
e = C
(C)
2
y
e (y
2
– 1) +
2
x
e = C (D)
2
x
e (y – 1) +
2
y
e = C
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Direction for Q.71 to Q.73 (3 question together)
Consider the function
f (x) = x
3
– 8x
2
+ 20x – 13
Q.71 Number of positive integers x for which f (x) is a prime number, is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.72 The function f (x) defined for R → R
(A) is one one onto
(B) is many one onto
(C) has 3 real roots
(D) is such that f (x
1
) · f(x
2
) < 0 where x
1
and x
2
are the roots of f ' (x) = 0
Q.73 Area enclosed by y = f (x) and the co-ordinate axes is
(A)
12
65
(B)
12
13
(C)
12
71
(D) none
Q.74 The area enclosed by the curves y = cos x, y = 1 + sin 2x and x =
2

equals
(A)
2

– 2 (B)
2

(C) 2 +
2

(D) 1 +
2

Q.75 The area of the region under the graph of y = xe
–ax
as x varies from 0 to ∞, where 'a' is a positive
constant, is
(A)
a
1
(B)
2
a
1
a
1
+
(C)
2
a
1
a
1

(D)
2
a
1
Q.76 The polynomial f (x) satisfies the condition f (x + 1) = x
2
+ 4x. The area enclosed by y = f (x – 1) and the
curve x
2
+ y = 0, is
(A)
3
2 16
(B)
3
16
(C)
3
2 8
(D) none
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.77 Family of curves whose tangent at a point with its intersection with the curve xy = c
2
form an angle of
π
4
is
(A) y
2
− 2xy − x
2
= k (B) y
2
+ 2xy − x
2
= k
(C) y = x - 2

c tan
−1
x
c
|
\

|
¹
| + k (D) y = c ln
c x
c x
+

− x + k
where k is an arbitrary constant .
Q.78 The general solution of the differential equation, x

dy
dx
|
\

|
¹
| = y

. ln
y
x
|
\

|
¹
| is :
(A) y = xe
1 − cx
(B) y = xe
1 + cx
(C) y = ex . e
cx
(D) y = xe
cx
where c

is an arbitrary constant.
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Q.79 Which of the following equation(s) is/are linear.
(A)
dy
dx
+
y
x
= ln

x (B) y

dy
dx
|
\

|
¹
| + 4x = 0 (C) dx + dy = 0 (D)
d y
dx
2
2
= cos

x
Q.80 The function f(x) satisfying the equation, f
2
(x) + 4 f

(x) . f(x) + [f

(x)]
2
= 0 .
(A) f(x) = c .
( )
e
2 3 - x
(B) f(x) = c .
( )
e
2+ 3 x
(C) f(x) = c .
( )
e
3 − 2 x
(D) f(x) = c .
( )
e
2+ 3 − x
where

c

is an arbitrary constant.
Q.81 The equation of the curve passing through (3 , 4) & satisfying the differential equation,
y
2
dx
dy
|
¹
|

\
|
+ (x − y)
dx
dy
– x = 0 can be
(A) x

y + 1 = 0 (B) x
2
+

y
2
= 25 (C) x
2
+

y
2
− 5x

10 = 0 (D) x

+

y − 7 = 0
Q.82 The area bounded by a curve, the axis of co-ordinates & the ordinate of some point of the curve is equal
to the length of the corresponding arc of the curve. If the curve passes through the point

P

(0, 1) then the
equation of this curve can be
(A) y =
2
1
(e
x
− e
– x
+ 2) (B) y =
2
1
(e
x
+ e
−x
)
(C) y = 1 (D) y =
x x
e e
2

+
Q.83 Identify the statement(s) which is/are True.
(A) f(x , y) = e
y/x
+ tan

y
x
is homogeneous of degree zero
(B) x . ln

y
x
dx +
y
x
2
sin
−1
y
x
dy = 0 is homogeneous of degree one
(C) f(x , y) = x
2
+ sin x . cos

y is not homogeneous
(D) (x
2
+ y
2
) dx - (xy
2
− y
3
) dy = 0 is a homegeneous differential equation .
Q.84 The graph of the function y = f (x) passing through the point (0 , 1) and satisfying the differential equation
dx
dy
+ y cos x = cos x is such that
(A) it is a constant function (B) it is periodic
(C) it is neither an even nor an odd function (D) it is continuous & differentiable for all x .
Q.85 A function y = f (x) satisfying the differential equation
dx
dy
·sin x – y cos x +
2
2
x
x sin
= 0 is such that,
y → 0 as x → ∞ then the statement which is correct is
(A)
0 x
Lim

f(x) = 1 (B)
0
2 π/

f(x) dx is less than
π
2
(C)
0
2 π/

f(x) dx is greater than unity (D) f(x) is an odd function
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S e l e c t t h e c o r r e c t a l t e r n a t i v e : ( O n l y o n e i s c o r r e c t )
Q . 1 D Q . 2 A Q . 3 B Q . 4 C Q . 5 B Q . 6 A Q . 7 D
Q . 8 B Q . 9 B Q . 1 0 B Q . 1 1 B Q . 1 2 A Q . 1 3 A Q . 1 4 D
Q . 1 5 D Q . 1 6 C Q . 1 7 A Q . 1 8 A Q . 1 9 A Q . 2 0 A Q . 2 1 C
Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 C Q . 2 5 C Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 C Q . 2 8 A
Q . 2 9 D Q . 3 0 C Q . 3 1 D Q . 3 2 D Q . 3 3 A Q . 3 4 D Q . 3 5 C
Q . 3 6 B Q . 3 7 B Q . 3 8 B Q . 3 9 B Q . 4 0 C Q . 4 1 D Q . 4 2 A
Q . 4 3 B Q . 4 4 A Q . 4 5 C Q . 4 6 B Q . 4 7 D Q . 4 8 A Q . 4 9 D
Q . 5 0 A Q . 5 1 D Q . 5 2 C Q . 5 3 B Q . 5 4 D Q . 5 5 A Q . 5 6 D
Q . 5 7 A Q . 5 8 B Q . 5 9 A Q . 6 0 B Q . 6 1 A Q . 6 2 A Q . 6 3 C
Q . 6 4 A Q . 6 5 A Q . 6 6 B Q . 6 7 A Q . 6 8 D Q . 6 9 B Q . 7 0 A
Q . 7 1 C Q . 7 2 B Q . 7 3 A Q . 7 4 C Q . 7 5 D Q . 7 6 A
S e l e c t t h e c o r r e c t a l t e r n a t i v e s : ( M o r e t h a n o n e a r e c o r r e c t )
Q . 7 7 A , B , C , D Q . 7 8 A , B , C Q . 7 9 A , C , D Q . 8 0 C , D
Q . 8 1 A , B Q . 8 2 B , C Q . 8 3 A , B , C Q . 8 4 A , B , D
Q . 8 5 A , B , C
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&
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Question bank on Determinant & Matrices
There are 102 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 The value of the determinant
a a
nx n x n x
nx n x n x
2
1
1 2
1 2
cos( ) cos( ) cos( )
sin( ) sin( ) sin( )
+ +
+ +
is independent of :
(A) n (B) a (C) x (D) a , n and x
Q.2 A is an involutary matrix given by A =

4 3 3
4 3 4
1 1 0
then the inverse of
2
A
will be
(A) 2A (B)
2
A
1 −
(C)
2
A
(D) A
2
Q.3 If

a, b, c

are all different from zero &
1 1 1
1 1 1
1 1 1
+
+
+
a
b
c
= 0 , then the value of a
−1
+ b
−1
+ c
−1
is
(A) abc (B) a
−1
b
−1
c
−1
(C) −a

b

c (D) −

1
Q.4 If A and B are symmetric matrices, then ABA is
(A) symmetric matrix (B) skew symmetric
(C) diagonal matrix (D) scalar matrix
Q.5 If α, β & γ are real numbers

, then D =
1
1
1
cos( ) cos( )
cos( ) cos( )
cos( ) cos( )
β α γ α
α β γ β
α γ β γ
− −
− −
− −
=
(A) −

1 (B) cos

α

cos

β

cos

γ
(C) cos

α + cos

β + cos

γ (D) zero
Q.6 If A =
cos sin
sin cos
θ θ
θ θ

L
N
M
O
Q
P , AA
–1
is given by
(A) –A (B) A
T
(C) –A
T
(D) A
Q.7 If the system of equations ax

+

y

+

z = 0 , x

+

by

+

z = 0 & x

+

y

+

cz = 0 (a, b, c ≠ 1) has a

non-trivial
solution,

then

the

value

of
1
1
1
1
1
1 −
+

+
− a b c
is :
(A) −

1 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) none of these
Q.8 Consider the matrices A =

5 2 1
2 0 3
1 6 4
, B =

− 2 1
1 0
4 2
, C =

2
1
3
. Out of the given matrix products
(i) (AB)
T
C (ii) C
T
C(AB)
T
(iii) C
T
AB and (iv) A
T
ABB
T
C
(A) exactly one is defined (B) exactly two are defined
(C) exactly three are defined (D) all four are defined
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Q.9 The value

of

a

for which the system of equations

; a
3
x

+

(a

+1)
3
y +

(a

+

2)
3
z = 0 ,
ax

+

(a

+

1)

y + (a

+

2)

z

= 0 & x

+

y

+

z = 0 has a non-zero solution is :
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) −

1 (D) none of these
Q.10 If A =
1
0 1
a
F
H
G
I
K
J , then AA
n
(where n ∈ N) equals
(A)
1
0 1
na
F
H
G
I
K
J (B)
1
0 1
2
n a F
H
G
I
K
J (C)
1
0 0
na
F
H
G
I
K
J (D)
n na
n 0
F
H
G
I
K
J
Q.11 Let f

(x) =
1 4 2
1 4 2
1 4 2
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
x x x
x x x
x x x
, then the maximum value of f

(x) =
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8
Q.12 If A =
3 4
1 6 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P and B =

L
N
M
O
Q
P
2 5
6 1
then X such that A + 2X = B equals
(A)
2 3
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (B)
3 5
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (C)
5 2
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (D) none of these
Q.13 If px
4
+ qx
3
+ rx
2
+ sx

+ t ≡
x x x x
x x x
x x x
2
3 1 3
1 2 3
3 4 3
+ − +
+ − −
− +
then t =
(A) 33 (B) 0 (C) 21 (D) none
Q.14 If A and B are invertible matrices, which one of the following statements is not correct
(A) Adj. A = |A| A
–1
(B) det (A
–1
) = |det (A)|
–1
(C) (A + B)
–1
= B
–1
+ A
–1
(D) (AB)
–1
= B
–1
A
–1
Q.15 If D =
a ab ac
ba b bc
ca cb c
2
2
2
1
1
1
+
+
+
then D =
(A) 1

+ a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
(B) a
2
+

b
2
+ c
2
(C) (a

+

b +

c)
2
(D) none
Q.16 If A =
a b
c d
F
H
G
I
K
J satisfies the equation x
2
– (a + d)x + k = 0, then
(A) k = bc (B) k = ad (C) k = a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
+ d
2
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Q.17 If a, b, c > 0 & x, y, z ∈ R

, then the determinant
( ) ( )
( ) ( )
( ) ( )
a a a a
b b b b
c c c c
x x x x
y y y y
z z z z
+ −
+ −
+ −
− −
− −
− −
2 2
2 2
2 2
1
1
1

=
(A) a
x
b
y
c
z
(B) a
−x
b
−y
c
−z
(C) a
2x
b
2y
c
2z
(D) zero
Q.18 Identify the incorrect statement in respect of two square matrices A and B conformable for sum and
product.
(A) t
r
(A + B) = t
r
(A) + t
r
(B) (B) t
r
(αA) = α t
r
(A), α ∈ R
(C) t
r
(A
T
) = t
r
(A) (D) t
r
(AB) ≠ t
r
(BA)
Q.19 The determinant
cos ( ) sin ( ) cos
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
θ φ θ φ φ
θ θ φ
θ θ φ
+ − +

2
is :
(A) 0 (B) independent of θ
(C) independent of φ (D) independent of θ & φ both
Q.20 If A and B are non singular Matrices of same order then Adj. (AB) is
Q.21 If
a a a p
a a a q
a a a r
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
1 2
2 3
3 4
= 0 , then p, q, r are in

:
(A) AP (B) GP (C) HP (D) none
Q.22 Let A =
x x x
x x x
x x x
+
+
+
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
λ
λ
λ
, then A A
–1
exists if
(A) x ≠ 0 (B) λ ≠ 0
(C) 3x + λ ≠ 0, λ ≠ 0 (D) x ≠ 0, λ ≠ 0
Q.23 For positive numbers x, y & z the numerical value of the determinant
1
1
1
log log
log log
log log
x x
y y
z z
y z
x z
x y
is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.24 If K ∈ R
0
n
)} is equal to
(A) K
n – 1
(B) K
n(n – 1)
(C) K
n
(D) K
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Q.25 The determinant
b c c a a b
b c c a a b
b c c a a b
1 1 1 1 1 1
2 2 2 2 2 2
3 3 3 3 3 3
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
=
(A)
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(B) 2
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(C) 3
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(D) 4
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
Q.26 Which of the following is an orthogonal matrix
(A)

7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(B)

7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(C)

− − −
7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(D)

7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
Q.27 The determinant
1
1
1
+ + + +
+ + + +
+ + + +
a x a y a z
b x b y b z
c x c y c z
=
(A) (1

+

a

+

b

+

c) (1

+

x

+

y

+

z) − 3

(ax

+

by

+

cz)
(B) a

(x

+

y) + b

(y

+

z) + c

(z

+

x) − (xy

+

yz

+

zx)
(C) x

(a

+

b) + y

(b

+

c) + z

(c

+

a) − (ab

+

bc

+

ca)
(D) none of these
Q.28 Which of the following statements is incorrect for a square matrix A. ( | A | ≠ 0)
(A) If A is a diagonal matrix, A
–1
will also be a diagonal matrix
(B) If A is a symmetric matrix, A
–1
will also be a symmetric matrix
(C) If A
–1
= A ⇒ A is an idempotent matrix
(D) If A
–1
= A ⇒ A is an involutary matrix
Q.29 The determinant
x x x
y y y
z z z
C C C
C C C
C C C
1 2 3
1 2 3
1 2 3
=
(A)
1
3

xyz (x

+

y) (y

+

z) (z

+

x) (B)
1
4

xyz (x

+

y

z) (y

+

z

x)
(C)
1
12

xyz (x

y) (y

z) (z

x) (D) none
Q.30 Which of the following is a nilpotent matrix
(A)

1 0
0 1
(B)

θ θ
θ − θ
cos sin
sin cos
(C)

0 1
0 0
(D)

1 1
1 1
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Q.31 If a, b, c

are all different and
a a a
b b b
c c c
3 4
3 4
3 4
1
1
1

= 0

, then :
(A) abc

(ab

+

bc

+

ca) = a

+

b

+

c (B) (a

+

b

+

c) (ab

+

bc

+

ca) = abc
(C) abc

(a

+

b

+

c) = ab

+

bc

+

ca (D) none of these
Q.32 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. Use T if statement is true and F if it is
false.
Statement-1 : If A is an invertible 3 × 3 matrix and B is a 3 × 4 matrix, then A
–1
B is defined
Statement-2 : It is never true that A + B, A – B, and AB are all defined.
Statement-3 : Every matrix none of whose entries are zero is invertible.
Statement-4 : Every invertible matrix is square and has no two rows the same.
(A) TFFF (B) TTFF (C) TFFT (D) TTTF
Q.33 If ω

is one of the imaginary cube roots of unity, then the value of the determinant
1
1
1
3 2
3
2
ω ω
ω ω
ω ω
=
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.34 Identify the correct statement :
(A) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution, then coefficient matrix is singular
(B) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution, then coefficient matrix is non
singular
(C) If A
–1
–1
may or may not exist
(D) F(x) =

0 0 0
0 x cos x sin
0 x sin x cos
, then F(x) . F(y) = F(x – y)
Q.35 If the determinant
a p x u f
b q m y v g
c r n z w h
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
1
splits into exactly K determinants of order 3, each element of
which contains only one term, then the value of K, is
(A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 12
Q.36 A and B are two given matrices such that the order of A is 3×4 , if A′ B and BA′ are both defined
then
(A) order of B′ is 3 × 4 (B) order of B′A is 4 × 4
(C) order of B′A is 3 × 3 (D) B′A is undefined
Q.37 If the system of equations x

+

2y

+

3z = 4

, x

+

py

+

2z = 3

, x

+

4y

+

µz = 3 has an infinite number of
solutions

, then :
(A) p = 2 , µ = 3 (B) p = 2 , µ = 4 (C) 3

p = 2

µ (D) none of these
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Q.38 If A =

α α α
α α α
2
2
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
; B =

β β β
β β β
2
2
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
are such that, AB is a null matrix, then which of the following should necessarily be an odd integral
multiple of
2
π
.
(A) α (B) β (C) α – β (D) α + β
Q.39 Let D
1
=
b a b a
d c d c
b a b a

+
+
and D
2
=
c b a c a
d b d b
c a c a
+ +
+
+
then the value of
2
1
D
D
where b ≠ 0 and
(A) – 2 (B) 0 (C) – 2b (D) 2b
Q.40 For a given matrix A =

θ θ
θ − θ
cos sin
sin cos
which of the following statement holds good?
(A) A = A
–1
R ∈ θ ∀ (B) A is symmetric, for θ = (2n + 1)
2
π
, I n∈
(C) A is an orthogonal matrix for θ ∈ R (D) A is a skew symmetric, for θ = nπ ; n ∈ I
Q.41 If a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
= – 2 and f (x) =
x c 1 x ) b 1 ( x ) a 1 (
x ) c 1 ( x b 1 x ) a 1 (
x ) c 1 ( x ) b 1 ( x a 1
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
then f (x) is a polynomial of degree
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.42 Matrix A =

z 2 2
4 y 1
2 3 x
, if x y z = 60 and 8x + 4y + 3z = 20 , then A (adj A) is equal to
(A)

64 0 0
0 64 0
0 0 64
(B)

88 0 0
0 88 0
0 0 88
(C)

68 0 0
0 68 0
0 0 68
(D)

34 0 0
0 34 0
0 0 34
Q.43 The values of θ, λ for which the following equations
sinθx – cosθy + (λ+1)z = 0; cosθx + sinθy – λz = 0; λx +(λ + 1)y + cosθ z = 0
have non trivial solution, is
(A) θ = nπ, λ ∈ R – {0} (B) θ = 2nπ, λ is any rational number
(C) θ = (2n + 1)π, λ ∈ R
+
, n ∈ I (D) θ = (2n + 1)
π
2
, λ ∈ R, n ∈ I
Q.44 If A is matrix such that A
2
+ A + 2I = O, then which of the following is INCORRECT ?
(A) A is non-singular (B) A ≠ O (C) A is symmetric (D) A
–1
= –
2
1
(A + I)
(Where I is unit matrix of order 2 and O is null matrix of order 2 )
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Q.45 The system of equations :
2x cos
2
θ + y sin2θ – 2sinθ = 0
x sin2θ + 2y sin
2
θ = – 2 cosθ
x sinθ – y cosθ = 0 , for all values of θ, can
(A) have a unique non - trivial solution (B) not have a solution
(C) have infinite solutions (D) have a trivial solution
Q.46 The number of solution of the matrix equation X
2
=
|
|
¹
|

\
|
3 2
1 1
is
(A) more than 2 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.47 If x, y, z are not all simultaneously equal to zero, satisfying the system of equations
(sin

3

θ)

x − y + z = 0
(cos

2

θ)

x + 4

y + 3

z = 0
2

x + 7

y + 7

z = 0
then the number of principal values of θ is
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6
Q.48 Let A + 2B =

1 3 5
3 3 6
0 2 1
and 2A – B =

2 1 0
6 1 2
5 1 2
then Tr (A) – Tr

(B) has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) none
Q.49 For a non - zero, real a, b and c
b
a c
b b
a
a
c b
a
c c
c
b a
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
= α abc, then the values of α is
(A) – 4 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.50 Given A =

2 2
3 1
; I =

1 0
0 1
. If A – λI is a singular matrix then
(A) λ ∈ φ (B) λ
2
– 3λ – 4 = 0 (C) λ
2
+ 3λ + 4 = 0 (D) λ
2
– 3λ – 6 = 0
Q.51 If the system of equations, a
2
x − ay = 1 − a & bx + (3 − 2b)

y = 3 + a possess a unique solution x = 1,
y = 1 then :
(A) a = 1 ; b = −

1 (B) a = −

1 , b = 1
(C) a = 0 , b = 0 (D) none
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Q.52 Let A =

θ − −
θ θ −
θ
1 sin 1
sin 1 sin
1 sin 1
, where 0 ≤ θ < 2π, then
(A) Det (A) = 0 (B) Det A ∈ (0, ∞) (C) Det (A) ∈ [2, 4] (D) Det A ∈ [2, ∞)
Q.53 Number of value of 'a' for which the system of equations,
a
2
x + (2 − a)

y = 4 + a
2
a

x + (2

a − 1)

y = a
5
− 2 possess no solution is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite
Q.54 If A =

1 a 3
3 2 1
2 1 0
, AA
–1
=

2 / 1 2 / 3 2 / 5
c 3 4
2 / 1 2 / 1 2 / 1
, then
(A) a = 1, c = – 1 (B) a = 2, c = –
2
1
(C) a = – 1, c = 1 (D) a =
2
1
, c =
2
1
Q.55 Number of triplets of a, b & c for which the system of equations,
ax − by = 2a − b and (c + 1)

x + cy = 10 − a + 3

b
has infinitely many solutions and x = 1, y = 3 is one of the solutions, is :
(A) exactly one (B) exactly two
(C) exactly three (D) infinitely many
Q.56 D is a 3 x 3 diagonal matrix. Which of the following statements is not true?
(A) D′ = D (B) AD = DA for every matrix A of order 3 x 3
(C) D
–1
if exists is a scalar matrix (D) none of these
Q.57 The following system of equations 3x – 7y + 5z = 3; 3x + y + 5z = 7 and 2x + 3y + 5z = 5 are
(A) consistent with trivial solution (B) consistent with unique non trivial solution
(C) consistent with infinite solution (D) inconsistent with no solution
Q.58 If A
1
, A
3
, ..... A
2n – 1
are n skew symmetric matrices of same order then B =

=

n
1 r
1 r 2
1 r 2
) A )( 1 r 2 ( will
be
(A) symmetric (B) skew symmetric
(C) neither symmetric nor skew symmetric (D) data is adequate
Q.59 The number of real values of x satisfying
1 x 12 6 x 17 2 x 7
1 x 3 x 4 1 x 2
1 x 2 2 x 3 x
− + −
+ −
− +
= 0 is
(A) 3 (B) 0 (C) more than 3 (D) 1
Q.60 Number of real values of λ for which the matrix A =

+ λ − λ + λ

+ λ λ − λ
7 2 3
3 1 2
1 1
has no inverse
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite
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Q.61 If D =
1 1
1 1
2
2
2
2 2
z z
x y
z
y z
x x x
y y z
x z
x y z
xz
y x y
xz

+

+

+ + +

+
( )
( )
( ) ( )
then, the incorrect statement is
(A) D is independent of x (B) D is independent of y
(C) D is independent of z (D) D is dependent on x, y, z
Q.62 If every element of a square non singular matrix A is multiplied by k and the new matrix is denoted by B
then | A
–1
| and | B
–1
| are related as
(A) | A
–1
| = k | B
–1
| (B) | A
–1
| =
k
1
| B
–1
| (C) | A
–1
| = k
n
| B
–1
| (D) | A
–1
| = k
–n
| B
–1
|
where n is order of matrices.
Q.63 If f ′ (x) =
p n 2 mx p n 2 mx n 2 mx
p n p n n
p mx p mx mx
− + + + +
− +
+ −
then y = f(x) represents
(A) a straight line parallel to x- axis (B) a straight line parallel to y- axis
(C) parabola (D) a straight line with negative slope
Q.64 Let A =

1 1 1
3 1 2
1 1 1
and 10B =

α −
3 2 1
0 5
2 2 4
. If B is the inverse of matrix A, then α is
(A) – 2 (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D) 5
Q.65 If D(x) =
3 2
3 2
3 2
) 1 x ( ) 1 x ( x
) 1 x ( x 1 x
x ) 1 x ( 1 x
+ +
+ −
− −
then the coefficient of x in D(x) is
(A) 5 (B) – 2 (C) 6 (D) 0
Q.66 The set of equations
λx – y + (cosθ) z = 0
3x + y + 2z = 0
(cosθ)x + y + 2z = 0
0 < θ < 2π , has non- trivial solution(s)
(A) for no value of λ and θ (B) for all values of λ and θ
(C) for all values of λ and only two values of θ
(D) for only one value of λ and all values of θ
Q.67 Matrix A satisfies A
2
= 2A – I where I is the identity matrix then for n ≥ 2, A
n
is equal to (n ∈ N)
(A) nA – I (B) 2
n – 1
A – (n – 1)I (C) nA – (n – 1)I (D) 2
n – 1
A – I
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Q.68 If a, b, c are real then the value of determinant
1 c bc ac
bc 1 b ab
ac ab 1 a
2
2
2
+
+
+
= 1 if
(A) a + b + c = 0 (B) a + b + c = 1 (C) a + b + c = –1 (D) a = b = c = 0
Q.69 Read the following mathematical statements carefully:
I. There can exist two triangles such that the sides of one triangle are all less than 1 cm while the
sides of the other triangle are all bigger than 10 metres, but the area of the first triangle is larger
than the area of second triangle.
II. If x, y, z

are all different real numbers, then
2 2 2
) x z (
1
) z y (
1
) y x (
1

+

+

=
2
x z
1
z y
1
y x
1
|
|
¹
|

\
|

+

+

.
III. log
3
x · log
4
x · log
5
x = (log
3
x · log
4
x) + (log
4
x · log
5
x) + (log
5
x · log
3
x) is true for exactly for one
real value of x.
IV. A matrix has 12 elements. Number of possible orders it can have is six.
Now indicate the correct alternatively.
(A) exactly one statement is INCORRECT.
(B) exactly two statements are INCORRECT.
(C) exactly three statements are INCORRECT.
(D) All the four statements are INCORRECT.
Q.70 The system of equations (sinθ)x + 2z = 0, (cosθ)x + (sinθ)y = 0 , (cosθ)y + 2z = a has
(A) no unique solution
(B) a unique solution which is a function of a and θ
(C) a unique solution which is independent of a and θ
(D) a unique solution which is independent of θ only
Q.71 Let A =

1 2 0
5 0 2
3 2 1
and b =

1
3
0
. Which of the following is true?
(A) Ax = b has a unique solution. (B) Ax = b has exactly three solutions.
(C) Ax = b has infinitely many solutions. (D) Ax = b is inconsistent.
Q.72 The number of positive integral solutions of the equation
1 z yz xz
z y 1 y xy
z x y x 1 x
3 2 2
2 3 2
2 2 3
+
+
+
= 11 is
(A) 0 (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 12
Q.73 If A, B and C are n × n matrices and det(A) = 2, det(B) = 3 and det(C) = 5, then the value of the
det(A
2
BC
–1
) is equal to
(A)
5
6
(B)
5
12
(C)
5
18
(D)
5
24
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Q.74 The equation
x 3 2 x 2 1 x
x 5 1 x 3 1 x 2
) x 2 ( ) x 1 ( ) x 1 (
2 2 2
− +
− +
+ − − +
+
3 x 2 2 x 3 x 2 1
x 2 x 3 ) x 1 (
1 x 1 x 2 ) x 1 (
2
2
− − −

+ + +
= 0
(A) has no real solution (B) has 4 real solutions
(C) has two real and two non-real solutions (D) has infinite number of solutions , real or non-real
Q.75 The value of the determinant
a b 2 a b a
b a a b 2 a
b 2 a b a a
+ +
+ +
+ +
is
(A) 9a
2
(a + b) (B) 9b
2
(a + b) (C) 3b
2
(a + b) (D) 7a
2
(a + b)
Q.76 Let three matrices A =

1 4
1 2
; B =

3 2
4 3
and C =

3 2
4 3
then
t
r
(A) + t
r
|
¹
|

\
|
2
ABC
+ t
r
|
|
¹
|

\
|
4
) BC ( A
2
+ t
r
|
|
¹
|

\
|
8
) BC ( A
3
+ ....... + ∞ =
(A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 (D) none
Q.77 The number of positive integral solutions
λ + −
− λ −
λ −
1 2 2
2 3
1 2 1
= 0 is
(A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 1
Q.78 P is an orthogonal matrix and A is a periodic matrix with period 4 and Q = PAP
T
then X = P
T
Q
2005
P will
be equal to
(A) A (B) A
2
(C) A
3
(D) A
4
Q.79 If x = a + 2b satisfies the cubic (a, b∈R) f (x)=
x a b b
b x a b
b b x a

=0, then its other two roots are
(A) real and different (B) real and coincident
(C) imaginary (D) such that one is real and other imaginary
Q.80 A is a 2 × 2 matrix such that A

−1
1
=

2
1
and AA
2

−1
1
=

0
1
. The sum of the elements of A, is
(A) –1 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 5
Q.81 Three digit numbers x17, 3y6 and 12z where x, y, z are integers from 0 to 9, are divisible by a fixed
constant k. Then the determinant
2 y 1
z 6 7
1 3 x
must be divisible by
(A) k (B) k
2
(C) k
3
(D) None
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Q.82 In a square matrix A of order 3, a
i i
's are the sum of the roots of the equation x
2
– (a + b)x + ab= 0;
a
i , i + 1
's are the product of the roots, a
i , i – 1
's are all unity and the rest of the elements are all zero. The
value of the det. (A) is equal to
(A) 0 (B) (a + b)
3
(C) a
3
– b
3
(D) (a
2
+ b
2
)(a + b)
Q.83 Let N =
83 47 56
65 38 42
38 25 28
, then the number of ways is which N can be resolved as a product of two
divisors which are relatively prime is
(A) 4 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 16
Q.84 If A, B, C are the angles of a triangle and
C sin C sin B sin B sin A sin A sin
C sin 1 B sin 1 A sin 1
1 1 1
2 2 2
+ + +
+ + +
= 0, then
the triangle is
(A) a equilateral (B) an isosceles
(C) a right angled triangle (D) any triangle
Q.85 Let a =
x n x
1
x n
x
Lim
1 x l l

; b =
2
3
0 x
x x 4
x 16 x
Lim
+

; c =
x
) x sin 1 ( n
Lim
0 x
+

l
and
d =
( ) ) 1 x ( ) 1 x sin( 3
) 1 x (
Lim
3
1 x + − +
+
− →
, then the matrix

d c
b a
is
(A) Idempotent (B) Involutary (C) Non singular (D) Nilpotent
Q.86 If the system of linear equations
x + 2ay + az = 0
x + 3by + bz = 0
x + 4cy + cz = 0
has a non-zero solution, then a, b, c
(A) are in G..P. (B) are in H.P.
(C) satisfy a + 2b + 3c = 0 (D) are in A.P.
Q.87 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. Use T if statement is true and F if it is
false.
Statement-1 : If the graphs of two linear equations in two variables are neither parallel nor the same,
then there is a unique solution to the system.
Statement-2 : If the system of equations ax + by = 0, cx + dy = 0 has a non-zero solution, then it has
infinitely many solutions.
Statement-3 : The system x + y + z = 1, x = y, y = 1 + z is inconsistent.
Statement-4 : If two of the equations in a system of three linear equations are inconsistent, then the
whole system is inconsistent.
(A) FFTT (B) TTFT (C) TTFF (D) TTTF
Q.88 Let A =

− − + − +
+ − − + −
− + − − +
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
y x z 1 ) x yz ( 2 ) y zx ( 2
) x yz ( 2 x z y 1 ) z xy ( 2
) y zx ( 2 ) z xy ( 2 z y x 1
then det. A is equal to
(A) (1 + xy + yz + zx)
3
(B) (1 + x
2
+ y
2
+ z
2
)
3
(C) (xy + yz + zx)
3
(D) (1 + x
3
+ y
3
+ z
3
)
2
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Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.89 The set of equations x – y + 3z = 2 , 2x – y + z = 4 , x – 2y + αz = 3 has
(A) unique soluton only for α = 0 (B) unique solution for α

8
(C) infinite number of solutions for α = 8 (D) no solution for α = 8
Q.90 Suppose a
1
, a
2
, ....... real numbers, with a
1
≠ 0. If a
1
, a
2
, a
3
, ..........are in A.P. then
(A) A =
a a a
a a a
a a a
1 2 3
4 5 6
5 6 7
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
is singular
(B) the system of equations a
1
x + a
2
y + a
3
z = 0, a
4
x + a
5
y + a
6
z = 0, a
7
x + a
8
y + a
9
z = 0 has infinite
number of solutions
(C) B =
a ia
ia a
1 2
2 1
L
N
M
O
Q
P is non singular ; where i =
1 −
(D) none of these
Q.91 The determinant
a a b c bc
b b c a ca
c c a b ab
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
− −
− −
− −
( )
( )
( )
is divisible by :
(A) a

+

b

+

c (B) (a

+

b) (b

+

c) (c

+

a)
(C) a
2
+

b
2
+

c
2
(D) (a

b) (b

c) (c

a)
Q.92 If A and B are 3 × 3 matrices and | A | ≠ 0, then which of the following are true?
(A) | AB | = 0 ⇒ | B | = 0 (B) | AB | = 0 ⇒ B = 0
(C) | A
–1
| = | A |
–1
(D) | A + A | = 2 | A |
Q.93 The value of

θ

lying between −
π
4
&
π
2
and 0 ≤ A A ≤
π
2
and satisfying the equation
1 2 4
1 2 4
1 2 4
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
A A
A A
A A
θ
θ
θ
= 0 are :
(A) A =
π
4
, θ = −
π
8
(B) A =
3
8
π
= θ
(C) A =
π
5
, θ = −
π
8
(D) A =
π
6
, θ =
3
8
π
Q.94 If AB = A and BA = B, then
(A) A
2
B = A
2
(B) B
2
A = B
2
(C) ABA = A (D) BAB = B
Q.95 The solution(s) of the equation
x a b
a x a
b b x
= 0 is/are :
(A) x = −

(a

+

b) (B) x = a (C) x = b (D) −

b
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Q.96 If D
1
and D
2
are two 3 x 3 diagonal matrices, then
(A) D
1
D
2
is a diagonal matrix (B) D
1
D
2
= D
2
D
1
(C) D
1
2
+ D
2
2
is a diagonal matrix (D) none of these
Q.97 If
1
1
2
2
2 2
a a
x x
b ab a
= 0 , then
(A) x = a (B) x = b (C) x =
1
a
(D) x =
a
b
Q.98 Which of the following determinant(s) vanish(es)?
(A)
1
1
1
bc bc b c
ca ca c a
a b a b a b
( )
( )
( )
+
+
+
(B)
1
1 1
1
1 1
1
1 1
a b
a
b
bc
b
c
ca
c a
+
+
+
(C)
0
0
0
a b a c
b a b c
c a c b
− −
− −
− −
(D)
log log log
log log
log log
x x x
y y
z z
xyz y z
xyz z
xyz y
1
1
Q.99 If A =
a b
c d
L
N
M
O
Q
P (where bc ≠ 0) satisfies the equations x
2
+ k = 0, then
(A) a + d = 0 (B) k = –|A| (C) k = |A| (D) none of these
Q.100 The value of θ lying between θ = 0 & θ = π/2 & satisfying the equation :
θ + θ θ
θ θ + θ
θ θ θ +
4 sin 4 1 cos sin
4 sin 4 cos 1 sin
4 sin 4 cos sin 1
2 2
2 2
2 2
= 0 are :
(A)
7
24
π
(B)
5
24
π
(C)
11
24
π
(D)
π
24
Q.101 If p, q, r, s are in A.P. and f

(x)

=

p x q x p r x
q x r x x
r x s x s q x
+ + − +
+ + − +
+ + − +
sin sin sin
sin sin sin
sin sin sin
1
such that
0
2
∫ f

(x)dx = – 4 then
the common difference of the A.P. can be :
(A) − 1 (B)
1
2
(C) 1 (D) none
Q.102 Let A =
1 2 2
2 1 2
2 2 1
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
, then
(A) A
2
– 4A – 5I
3
= 0 (B) A
–1
=
1
5
(A – 4I
3
)
(C) A
3
is not invertible (D) A
2
is invertible
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Q . 1 A Q . 2 A Q . 3 D Q . 4 A Q . 5 D
Q . 6 B Q . 7 C Q . 8 C Q . 9 C Q . 1 0 A
Q . 1 1 C Q . 1 2 D Q . 1 3 C Q . 1 4 C Q . 1 5 A
Q . 1 6 D Q . 1 7 D Q . 1 8 D Q . 1 9 B Q . 2 0 B
Q . 2 1 A Q . 2 2 C Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 B Q . 2 5 B
Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 A Q . 2 8 C Q . 2 9 C Q . 3 0 C
Q . 3 1 A Q . 3 2 C Q . 3 3 C Q . 3 4 B Q . 3 5 B
Q . 3 6 B Q . 3 7 D Q . 3 8 C Q . 3 9 A Q . 4 0 C
Q . 4 1 C Q . 4 2 C Q . 4 3 D Q . 4 4 C Q . 4 5 B
Q . 4 6 A Q . 4 7 C Q . 4 8 C Q . 4 9 D Q . 5 0 B
Q . 5 1 A Q . 5 2 C Q . 5 3 C Q . 5 4 A Q . 5 5 B
Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 B Q . 5 8 B Q . 5 9 C Q . 6 0 D
Q . 6 1 D Q . 6 2 C Q . 6 3 A Q . 6 4 D Q . 6 5 A
Q . 6 6 A Q . 6 7 C Q . 6 8 D Q . 6 9 A Q . 7 0 B
Q . 7 1 A Q . 7 2 B Q . 7 3 B Q . 7 4 D Q . 7 5 B
Q . 7 6 A Q . 7 7 C Q . 7 8 A Q . 7 9 B Q . 8 0 D
Q . 8 1 A Q . 8 2 D Q . 8 3 B Q . 8 4 B Q . 8 5 D
Q . 8 6 B Q . 8 7 B Q . 8 8 B
Q . 8 9 B , D Q . 9 0 A , B , C Q . 9 1 A , C , D Q . 9 2 A , C
Q . 9 3 A , B , C , D Q . 9 4 A , B , C , D Q . 9 5 A , B , C Q . 9 6 A , B , C
Q . 9 7 A , D Q . 9 8 A , B , C , D Q . 9 9 A , C Q . 1 0 0 A , C
Q . 1 0 1 A , C Q . 1 0 2 A , B , D
DETERMINANT
&
MATRICES
MATHEMATICS
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Question bank on Determinant & Matrices
There are 102 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 The value of the determinant
a a
nx n x n x
nx n x n x
2
1
1 2
1 2
cos( ) cos( ) cos( )
sin( ) sin( ) sin( )
+ +
+ +
is independent of :
(A) n (B) a (C) x (D) a , n and x
Q.2 A is an involutary matrix given by A =

4 3 3
4 3 4
1 1 0
then the inverse of
2
A
will be
(A) 2A (B)
2
A
1 −
(C)
2
A
(D) A
2
Q.3 If

a, b, c

are all different from zero &
1 1 1
1 1 1
1 1 1
+
+
+
a
b
c
= 0 , then the value of a
−1
+ b
−1
+ c
−1
is
(A) abc (B) a
−1
b
−1
c
−1
(C) −a

b

c (D) −

1
Q.4 If A and B are symmetric matrices, then ABA is
(A) symmetric matrix (B) skew symmetric
(C) diagonal matrix (D) scalar matrix
Q.5 If α, β & γ are real numbers

, then D =
1
1
1
cos( ) cos( )
cos( ) cos( )
cos( ) cos( )
β α γ α
α β γ β
α γ β γ
− −
− −
− −
=
(A) −

1 (B) cos

α

cos

β

cos

γ
(C) cos

α + cos

β + cos

γ (D) zero
Q.6 If A =
cos sin
sin cos
θ θ
θ θ

L
N
M
O
Q
P , AA
–1
is given by
(A) –A (B) A
T
(C) –A
T
(D) A
Q.7 If the system of equations ax

+

y

+

z = 0 , x

+

by

+

z = 0 & x

+

y

+

cz = 0 (a, b, c ≠ 1) has a

non-trivial
solution,

then

the

value

of
1
1
1
1
1
1 −
+

+
− a b c
is :
(A) −

1 (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) none of these
Q.8 Consider the matrices A =

5 2 1
2 0 3
1 6 4
, B =

− 2 1
1 0
4 2
, C =

2
1
3
. Out of the given matrix products
(i) (AB)
T
C (ii) C
T
C(AB)
T
(iii) C
T
AB and (iv) A
T
ABB
T
C
(A) exactly one is defined (B) exactly two are defined
(C) exactly three are defined (D) all four are defined
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Q.9 The value

of

a

for which the system of equations

; a
3
x

+

(a

+1)
3
y +

(a

+

2)
3
z = 0 ,
ax

+

(a

+

1)

y + (a

+

2)

z

= 0 & x

+

y

+

z = 0 has a non-zero solution is :
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) −

1 (D) none of these
Q.10 If A =
1
0 1
a
F
H
G
I
K
J , then AA
n
(where n ∈ N) equals
(A)
1
0 1
na
F
H
G
I
K
J (B)
1
0 1
2
n a F
H
G
I
K
J (C)
1
0 0
na
F
H
G
I
K
J (D)
n na
n 0
F
H
G
I
K
J
Q.11 Let f

(x) =
1 4 2
1 4 2
1 4 2
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
x x x
x x x
x x x
, then the maximum value of f

(x) =
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8
Q.12 If A =
3 4
1 6 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P and B =

L
N
M
O
Q
P
2 5
6 1
then X such that A + 2X = B equals
(A)
2 3
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (B)
3 5
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (C)
5 2
1 0 −
L
N
M
O
Q
P (D) none of these
Q.13 If px
4
+ qx
3
+ rx
2
+ sx

+ t ≡
x x x x
x x x
x x x
2
3 1 3
1 2 3
3 4 3
+ − +
+ − −
− +
then t =
(A) 33 (B) 0 (C) 21 (D) none
Q.14 If A and B are invertible matrices, which one of the following statements is not correct
(A) Adj. A = |A| A
–1
(B) det (A
–1
) = |det (A)|
–1
(C) (A + B)
–1
= B
–1
+ A
–1
(D) (AB)
–1
= B
–1
A
–1
Q.15 If D =
a ab ac
ba b bc
ca cb c
2
2
2
1
1
1
+
+
+
then D =
(A) 1

+ a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
(B) a
2
+

b
2
+ c
2
(C) (a

+

b +

c)
2
(D) none
Q.16 If A =
a b
c d
F
H
G
I
K
J satisfies the equation x
2
– (a + d)x + k = 0, then
(A) k = bc (B) k = ad (C) k = a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
+ d
2
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Q.17 If a, b, c > 0 & x, y, z ∈ R

, then the determinant
( ) ( )
( ) ( )
( ) ( )
a a a a
b b b b
c c c c
x x x x
y y y y
z z z z
+ −
+ −
+ −
− −
− −
− −
2 2
2 2
2 2
1
1
1

=
(A) a
x
b
y
c
z
(B) a
−x
b
−y
c
−z
(C) a
2x
b
2y
c
2z
(D) zero
Q.18 Identify the incorrect statement in respect of two square matrices A and B conformable for sum and
product.
(A) t
r
(A + B) = t
r
(A) + t
r
(B) (B) t
r
(αA) = α t
r
(A), α ∈ R
(C) t
r
(A
T
) = t
r
(A) (D) t
r
(AB) ≠ t
r
(BA)
Q.19 The determinant
cos ( ) sin ( ) cos
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
θ φ θ φ φ
θ θ φ
θ θ φ
+ − +

2
is :
(A) 0 (B) independent of θ
(C) independent of φ (D) independent of θ & φ both
Q.20 If A and B are non singular Matrices of same order then Adj. (AB) is
Q.21 If
a a a p
a a a q
a a a r
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
1 2
2 3
3 4
= 0 , then p, q, r are in

:
(A) AP (B) GP (C) HP (D) none
Q.22 Let A =
x x x
x x x
x x x
+
+
+
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
λ
λ
λ
, then A A
–1
exists if
(A) x ≠ 0 (B) λ ≠ 0
(C) 3x + λ ≠ 0, λ ≠ 0 (D) x ≠ 0, λ ≠ 0
Q.23 For positive numbers x, y & z the numerical value of the determinant
1
1
1
log log
log log
log log
x x
y y
z z
y z
x z
x y
is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.24 If K ∈ R
0
n
)} is equal to
(A) K
n – 1
(B) K
n(n – 1)
(C) K
n
(D) K
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Q.25 The determinant
b c c a a b
b c c a a b
b c c a a b
1 1 1 1 1 1
2 2 2 2 2 2
3 3 3 3 3 3
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
=
(A)
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(B) 2
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(C) 3
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
(D) 4
a b c
a b c
a b c
1 1 1
2 2 2
3 3 3
Q.26 Which of the following is an orthogonal matrix
(A)

7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(B)

7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(C)

− − −
7 / 2 7 / 6 7 / 3
7 / 6 7 / 3 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
(D)

7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 2
7 / 3 7 / 2 7 / 6
Q.27 The determinant
1
1
1
+ + + +
+ + + +
+ + + +
a x a y a z
b x b y b z
c x c y c z
=
(A) (1

+

a

+

b

+

c) (1

+

x

+

y

+

z) − 3

(ax

+

by

+

cz)
(B) a

(x

+

y) + b

(y

+

z) + c

(z

+

x) − (xy

+

yz

+

zx)
(C) x

(a

+

b) + y

(b

+

c) + z

(c

+

a) − (ab

+

bc

+

ca)
(D) none of these
Q.28 Which of the following statements is incorrect for a square matrix A. ( | A | ≠ 0)
(A) If A is a diagonal matrix, A
–1
will also be a diagonal matrix
(B) If A is a symmetric matrix, A
–1
will also be a symmetric matrix
(C) If A
–1
= A ⇒ A is an idempotent matrix
(D) If A
–1
= A ⇒ A is an involutary matrix
Q.29 The determinant
x x x
y y y
z z z
C C C
C C C
C C C
1 2 3
1 2 3
1 2 3
=
(A)
1
3

xyz (x

+

y) (y

+

z) (z

+

x) (B)
1
4

xyz (x

+

y

z) (y

+

z

x)
(C)
1
12

xyz (x

y) (y

z) (z

x) (D) none
Q.30 Which of the following is a nilpotent matrix
(A)

1 0
0 1
(B)

θ θ
θ − θ
cos sin
sin cos
(C)

0 1
0 0
(D)

1 1
1 1
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Q.31 If a, b, c

are all different and
a a a
b b b
c c c
3 4
3 4
3 4
1
1
1

= 0

, then :
(A) abc

(ab

+

bc

+

ca) = a

+

b

+

c (B) (a

+

b

+

c) (ab

+

bc

+

ca) = abc
(C) abc

(a

+

b

+

c) = ab

+

bc

+

ca (D) none of these
Q.32 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. Use T if statement is true and F if it is
false.
Statement-1 : If A is an invertible 3 × 3 matrix and B is a 3 × 4 matrix, then A
–1
B is defined
Statement-2 : It is never true that A + B, A – B, and AB are all defined.
Statement-3 : Every matrix none of whose entries are zero is invertible.
Statement-4 : Every invertible matrix is square and has no two rows the same.
(A) TFFF (B) TTFF (C) TFFT (D) TTTF
Q.33 If ω

is one of the imaginary cube roots of unity, then the value of the determinant
1
1
1
3 2
3
2
ω ω
ω ω
ω ω
=
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.34 Identify the correct statement :
(A) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution, then coefficient matrix is singular
(B) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution, then coefficient matrix is non
singular
(C) If A
–1
–1
may or may not exist
(D) F(x) =

0 0 0
0 x cos x sin
0 x sin x cos
, then F(x) . F(y) = F(x – y)
Q.35 If the determinant
a p x u f
b q m y v g
c r n z w h
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
1
splits into exactly K determinants of order 3, each element of
which contains only one term, then the value of K, is
(A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 12
Q.36 A and B are two given matrices such that the order of A is 3×4 , if A′ B and BA′ are both defined
then
(A) order of B′ is 3 × 4 (B) order of B′A is 4 × 4
(C) order of B′A is 3 × 3 (D) B′A is undefined
Q.37 If the system of equations x

+

2y

+

3z = 4

, x

+

py

+

2z = 3

, x

+

4y

+

µz = 3 has an infinite number of
solutions

, then :
(A) p = 2 , µ = 3 (B) p = 2 , µ = 4 (C) 3

p = 2

µ (D) none of these
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Q.38 If A =

α α α
α α α
2
2
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
; B =

β β β
β β β
2
2
sin cos sin
cos sin cos
are such that, AB is a null matrix, then which of the following should necessarily be an odd integral
multiple of
2
π
.
(A) α (B) β (C) α – β (D) α + β
Q.39 Let D
1
=
b a b a
d c d c
b a b a

+
+
and D
2
=
c b a c a
d b d b
c a c a
+ +
+
+
then the value of
2
1
D
D
where b ≠ 0 and
(A) – 2 (B) 0 (C) – 2b (D) 2b
Q.40 For a given matrix A =

θ θ
θ − θ
cos sin
sin cos
which of the following statement holds good?
(A) A = A
–1
R ∈ θ ∀ (B) A is symmetric, for θ = (2n + 1)
2
π
, I n∈
(C) A is an orthogonal matrix for θ ∈ R (D) A is a skew symmetric, for θ = nπ ; n ∈ I
Q.41 If a
2
+ b
2
+ c
2
= – 2 and f (x) =
x c 1 x ) b 1 ( x ) a 1 (
x ) c 1 ( x b 1 x ) a 1 (
x ) c 1 ( x ) b 1 ( x a 1
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
+ + +
+ + +
+ + +
then f (x) is a polynomial of degree
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.42 Matrix A =

z 2 2
4 y 1
2 3 x
, if x y z = 60 and 8x + 4y + 3z = 20 , then A (adj A) is equal to
(A)

64 0 0
0 64 0
0 0 64
(B)

88 0 0
0 88 0
0 0 88
(C)

68 0 0
0 68 0
0 0 68
(D)

34 0 0
0 34 0
0 0 34
Q.43 The values of θ, λ for which the following equations
sinθx – cosθy + (λ+1)z = 0; cosθx + sinθy – λz = 0; λx +(λ + 1)y + cosθ z = 0
have non trivial solution, is
(A) θ = nπ, λ ∈ R – {0} (B) θ = 2nπ, λ is any rational number
(C) θ = (2n + 1)π, λ ∈ R
+
, n ∈ I (D) θ = (2n + 1)
π
2
, λ ∈ R, n ∈ I
Q.44 If A is matrix such that A
2
+ A + 2I = O, then which of the following is INCORRECT ?
(A) A is non-singular (B) A ≠ O (C) A is symmetric (D) A
–1
= –
2
1
(A + I)
(Where I is unit matrix of order 2 and O is null matrix of order 2 )
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Q.45 The system of equations :
2x cos
2
θ + y sin2θ – 2sinθ = 0
x sin2θ + 2y sin
2
θ = – 2 cosθ
x sinθ – y cosθ = 0 , for all values of θ, can
(A) have a unique non - trivial solution (B) not have a solution
(C) have infinite solutions (D) have a trivial solution
Q.46 The number of solution of the matrix equation X
2
=
|
|
¹
|

\
|
3 2
1 1
is
(A) more than 2 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.47 If x, y, z are not all simultaneously equal to zero, satisfying the system of equations
(sin

3

θ)

x − y + z = 0
(cos

2

θ)

x + 4

y + 3

z = 0
2

x + 7

y + 7

z = 0
then the number of principal values of θ is
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6
Q.48 Let A + 2B =

1 3 5
3 3 6
0 2 1
and 2A – B =

2 1 0
6 1 2
5 1 2
then Tr (A) – Tr

(B) has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) none
Q.49 For a non - zero, real a, b and c
b
a c
b b
a
a
c b
a
c c
c
b a
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
= α abc, then the values of α is
(A) – 4 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.50 Given A =

2 2
3 1
; I =

1 0
0 1
. If A – λI is a singular matrix then
(A) λ ∈ φ (B) λ
2
– 3λ – 4 = 0 (C) λ
2
+ 3λ + 4 = 0 (D) λ
2
– 3λ – 6 = 0
Q.51 If the system of equations, a
2
x − ay = 1 − a & bx + (3 − 2b)

y = 3 + a possess a unique solution x = 1,
y = 1 then :
(A) a = 1 ; b = −

1 (B) a = −

1 , b = 1
(C) a = 0 , b = 0 (D) none
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Q.52 Let A =

θ − −
θ θ −
θ
1 sin 1
sin 1 sin
1 sin 1
, where 0 ≤ θ < 2π, then
(A) Det (A) = 0 (B) Det A ∈ (0, ∞) (C) Det (A) ∈ [2, 4] (D) Det A ∈ [2, ∞)
Q.53 Number of value of 'a' for which the system of equations,
a
2
x + (2 − a)

y = 4 + a
2
a

x + (2

a − 1)

y = a
5
− 2 possess no solution is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite
Q.54 If A =

1 a 3
3 2 1
2 1 0
, AA
–1
=

2 / 1 2 / 3 2 / 5
c 3 4
2 / 1 2 / 1 2 / 1
, then
(A) a = 1, c = – 1 (B) a = 2, c = –
2
1
(C) a = – 1, c = 1 (D) a =
2
1
, c =
2
1
Q.55 Number of triplets of a, b & c for which the system of equations,
ax − by = 2a − b and (c + 1)

x + cy = 10 − a + 3

b
has infinitely many solutions and x = 1, y = 3 is one of the solutions, is :
(A) exactly one (B) exactly two
(C) exactly three (D) infinitely many
Q.56 D is a 3 x 3 diagonal matrix. Which of the following statements is not true?
(A) D′ = D (B) AD = DA for every matrix A of order 3 x 3
(C) D
–1
if exists is a scalar matrix (D) none of these
Q.57 The following system of equations 3x – 7y + 5z = 3; 3x + y + 5z = 7 and 2x + 3y + 5z = 5 are
(A) consistent with trivial solution (B) consistent with unique non trivial solution
(C) consistent with infinite solution (D) inconsistent with no solution
Q.58 If A
1
, A
3
, ..... A
2n – 1
are n skew symmetric matrices of same order then B =

=

n
1 r
1 r 2
1 r 2
) A )( 1 r 2 ( will
be
(A) symmetric (B) skew symmetric
(C) neither symmetric nor skew symmetric (D) data is adequate
Q.59 The number of real values of x satisfying
1 x 12 6 x 17 2 x 7
1 x 3 x 4 1 x 2
1 x 2 2 x 3 x
− + −
+ −
− +
= 0 is
(A) 3 (B) 0 (C) more than 3 (D) 1
Q.60 Number of real values of λ for which the matrix A =

+ λ − λ + λ

+ λ λ − λ
7 2 3
3 1 2
1 1
has no inverse
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite
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Q.61 If D =
1 1
1 1
2
2
2
2 2
z z
x y
z
y z
x x x
y y z
x z
x y z
xz
y x y
xz

+

+

+ + +

+
( )
( )
( ) ( )
then, the incorrect statement is
(A) D is independent of x (B) D is independent of y
(C) D is independent of z (D) D is dependent on x, y, z
Q.62 If every element of a square non singular matrix A is multiplied by k and the new matrix is denoted by B
then | A
–1
| and | B
–1
| are related as
(A) | A
–1
| = k | B
–1
| (B) | A
–1
| =
k
1
| B
–1
| (C) | A
–1
| = k
n
| B
–1
| (D) | A
–1
| = k
–n
| B
–1
|
where n is order of matrices.
Q.63 If f ′ (x) =
p n 2 mx p n 2 mx n 2 mx
p n p n n
p mx p mx mx
− + + + +
− +
+ −
then y = f(x) represents
(A) a straight line parallel to x- axis (B) a straight line parallel to y- axis
(C) parabola (D) a straight line with negative slope
Q.64 Let A =

1 1 1
3 1 2
1 1 1
and 10B =

α −
3 2 1
0 5
2 2 4
. If B is the inverse of matrix A, then α is
(A) – 2 (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D) 5
Q.65 If D(x) =
3 2
3 2
3 2
) 1 x ( ) 1 x ( x
) 1 x ( x 1 x
x ) 1 x ( 1 x
+ +
+ −
− −
then the coefficient of x in D(x) is
(A) 5 (B) – 2 (C) 6 (D) 0
Q.66 The set of equations
λx – y + (cosθ) z = 0
3x + y + 2z = 0
(cosθ)x + y + 2z = 0
0 < θ < 2π , has non- trivial solution(s)
(A) for no value of λ and θ (B) for all values of λ and θ
(C) for all values of λ and only two values of θ
(D) for only one value of λ and all values of θ
Q.67 Matrix A satisfies A
2
= 2A – I where I is the identity matrix then for n ≥ 2, A
n
is equal to (n ∈ N)
(A) nA – I (B) 2
n – 1
A – (n – 1)I (C) nA – (n – 1)I (D) 2
n – 1
A – I
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Q.68 If a, b, c are real then the value of determinant
1 c bc ac
bc 1 b ab
ac ab 1 a
2
2
2
+
+
+
= 1 if
(A) a + b + c = 0 (B) a + b + c = 1 (C) a + b + c = –1 (D) a = b = c = 0
Q.69 Read the following mathematical statements carefully:
I. There can exist two triangles such that the sides of one triangle are all less than 1 cm while the
sides of the other triangle are all bigger than 10 metres, but the area of the first triangle is larger
than the area of second triangle.
II. If x, y, z

are all different real numbers, then
2 2 2
) x z (
1
) z y (
1
) y x (
1

+

+

=
2
x z
1
z y
1
y x
1
|
|
¹
|

\
|

+

+

.
III. log
3
x · log
4
x · log
5
x = (log
3
x · log
4
x) + (log
4
x · log
5
x) + (log
5
x · log
3
x) is true for exactly for one
real value of x.
IV. A matrix has 12 elements. Number of possible orders it can have is six.
Now indicate the correct alternatively.
(A) exactly one statement is INCORRECT.
(B) exactly two statements are INCORRECT.
(C) exactly three statements are INCORRECT.
(D) All the four statements are INCORRECT.
Q.70 The system of equations (sinθ)x + 2z = 0, (cosθ)x + (sinθ)y = 0 , (cosθ)y + 2z = a has
(A) no unique solution
(B) a unique solution which is a function of a and θ
(C) a unique solution which is independent of a and θ
(D) a unique solution which is independent of θ only
Q.71 Let A =

1 2 0
5 0 2
3 2 1
and b =

1
3
0
. Which of the following is true?
(A) Ax = b has a unique solution. (B) Ax = b has exactly three solutions.
(C) Ax = b has infinitely many solutions. (D) Ax = b is inconsistent.
Q.72 The number of positive integral solutions of the equation
1 z yz xz
z y 1 y xy
z x y x 1 x
3 2 2
2 3 2
2 2 3
+
+
+
= 11 is
(A) 0 (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 12
Q.73 If A, B and C are n × n matrices and det(A) = 2, det(B) = 3 and det(C) = 5, then the value of the
det(A
2
BC
–1
) is equal to
(A)
5
6
(B)
5
12
(C)
5
18
(D)
5
24
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Q.74 The equation
x 3 2 x 2 1 x
x 5 1 x 3 1 x 2
) x 2 ( ) x 1 ( ) x 1 (
2 2 2
− +
− +
+ − − +
+
3 x 2 2 x 3 x 2 1
x 2 x 3 ) x 1 (
1 x 1 x 2 ) x 1 (
2
2
− − −

+ + +
= 0
(A) has no real solution (B) has 4 real solutions
(C) has two real and two non-real solutions (D) has infinite number of solutions , real or non-real
Q.75 The value of the determinant
a b 2 a b a
b a a b 2 a
b 2 a b a a
+ +
+ +
+ +
is
(A) 9a
2
(a + b) (B) 9b
2
(a + b) (C) 3b
2
(a + b) (D) 7a
2
(a + b)
Q.76 Let three matrices A =

1 4
1 2
; B =

3 2
4 3
and C =

3 2
4 3
then
t
r
(A) + t
r
|
¹
|

\
|
2
ABC
+ t
r
|
|
¹
|

\
|
4
) BC ( A
2
+ t
r
|
|
¹
|

\
|
8
) BC ( A
3
+ ....... + ∞ =
(A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 (D) none
Q.77 The number of positive integral solutions
λ + −
− λ −
λ −
1 2 2
2 3
1 2 1
= 0 is
(A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 1
Q.78 P is an orthogonal matrix and A is a periodic matrix with period 4 and Q = PAP
T
then X = P
T
Q
2005
P will
be equal to
(A) A (B) A
2
(C) A
3
(D) A
4
Q.79 If x = a + 2b satisfies the cubic (a, b∈R) f (x)=
x a b b
b x a b
b b x a

=0, then its other two roots are
(A) real and different (B) real and coincident
(C) imaginary (D) such that one is real and other imaginary
Q.80 A is a 2 × 2 matrix such that A

−1
1
=

2
1
and AA
2

−1
1
=

0
1
. The sum of the elements of A, is
(A) –1 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 5
Q.81 Three digit numbers x17, 3y6 and 12z where x, y, z are integers from 0 to 9, are divisible by a fixed
constant k. Then the determinant
2 y 1
z 6 7
1 3 x
must be divisible by
(A) k (B) k
2
(C) k
3
(D) None
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Q.82 In a square matrix A of order 3, a
i i
's are the sum of the roots of the equation x
2
– (a + b)x + ab= 0;
a
i , i + 1
's are the product of the roots, a
i , i – 1
's are all unity and the rest of the elements are all zero. The
value of the det. (A) is equal to
(A) 0 (B) (a + b)
3
(C) a
3
– b
3
(D) (a
2
+ b
2
)(a + b)
Q.83 Let N =
83 47 56
65 38 42
38 25 28
, then the number of ways is which N can be resolved as a product of two
divisors which are relatively prime is
(A) 4 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 16
Q.84 If A, B, C are the angles of a triangle and
C sin C sin B sin B sin A sin A sin
C sin 1 B sin 1 A sin 1
1 1 1
2 2 2
+ + +
+ + +
= 0, then
the triangle is
(A) a equilateral (B) an isosceles
(C) a right angled triangle (D) any triangle
Q.85 Let a =
x n x
1
x n
x
Lim
1 x l l

; b =
2
3
0 x
x x 4
x 16 x
Lim
+

; c =
x
) x sin 1 ( n
Lim
0 x
+

l
and
d =
( ) ) 1 x ( ) 1 x sin( 3
) 1 x (
Lim
3
1 x + − +
+
− →
, then the matrix

d c
b a
is
(A) Idempotent (B) Involutary (C) Non singular (D) Nilpotent
Q.86 If the system of linear equations
x + 2ay + az = 0
x + 3by + bz = 0
x + 4cy + cz = 0
has a non-zero solution, then a, b, c
(A) are in G..P. (B) are in H.P.
(C) satisfy a + 2b + 3c = 0 (D) are in A.P.
Q.87 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. Use T if statement is true and F if it is
false.
Statement-1 : If the graphs of two linear equations in two variables are neither parallel nor the same,
then there is a unique solution to the system.
Statement-2 : If the system of equations ax + by = 0, cx + dy = 0 has a non-zero solution, then it has
infinitely many solutions.
Statement-3 : The system x + y + z = 1, x = y, y = 1 + z is inconsistent.
Statement-4 : If two of the equations in a system of three linear equations are inconsistent, then the
whole system is inconsistent.
(A) FFTT (B) TTFT (C) TTFF (D) TTTF
Q.88 Let A =

− − + − +
+ − − + −
− + − − +
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
y x z 1 ) x yz ( 2 ) y zx ( 2
) x yz ( 2 x z y 1 ) z xy ( 2
) y zx ( 2 ) z xy ( 2 z y x 1
then det. A is equal to
(A) (1 + xy + yz + zx)
3
(B) (1 + x
2
+ y
2
+ z
2
)
3
(C) (xy + yz + zx)
3
(D) (1 + x
3
+ y
3
+ z
3
)
2
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Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.89 The set of equations x – y + 3z = 2 , 2x – y + z = 4 , x – 2y + αz = 3 has
(A) unique soluton only for α = 0 (B) unique solution for α

8
(C) infinite number of solutions for α = 8 (D) no solution for α = 8
Q.90 Suppose a
1
, a
2
, ....... real numbers, with a
1
≠ 0. If a
1
, a
2
, a
3
, ..........are in A.P. then
(A) A =
a a a
a a a
a a a
1 2 3
4 5 6
5 6 7
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
is singular
(B) the system of equations a
1
x + a
2
y + a
3
z = 0, a
4
x + a
5
y + a
6
z = 0, a
7
x + a
8
y + a
9
z = 0 has infinite
number of solutions
(C) B =
a ia
ia a
1 2
2 1
L
N
M
O
Q
P is non singular ; where i =
1 −
(D) none of these
Q.91 The determinant
a a b c bc
b b c a ca
c c a b ab
2 2 2
2 2 2
2 2 2
− −
− −
− −
( )
( )
( )
is divisible by :
(A) a

+

b

+

c (B) (a

+

b) (b

+

c) (c

+

a)
(C) a
2
+

b
2
+

c
2
(D) (a

b) (b

c) (c

a)
Q.92 If A and B are 3 × 3 matrices and | A | ≠ 0, then which of the following are true?
(A) | AB | = 0 ⇒ | B | = 0 (B) | AB | = 0 ⇒ B = 0
(C) | A
–1
| = | A |
–1
(D) | A + A | = 2 | A |
Q.93 The value of

θ

lying between −
π
4
&
π
2
and 0 ≤ A A ≤
π
2
and satisfying the equation
1 2 4
1 2 4
1 2 4
2 2
2 2
2 2
+
+
+
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
sin cos sin
A A
A A
A A
θ
θ
θ
= 0 are :
(A) A =
π
4
, θ = −
π
8
(B) A =
3
8
π
= θ
(C) A =
π
5
, θ = −
π
8
(D) A =
π
6
, θ =
3
8
π
Q.94 If AB = A and BA = B, then
(A) A
2
B = A
2
(B) B
2
A = B
2
(C) ABA = A (D) BAB = B
Q.95 The solution(s) of the equation
x a b
a x a
b b x
= 0 is/are :
(A) x = −

(a

+

b) (B) x = a (C) x = b (D) −

b
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Q.96 If D
1
and D
2
are two 3 x 3 diagonal matrices, then
(A) D
1
D
2
is a diagonal matrix (B) D
1
D
2
= D
2
D
1
(C) D
1
2
+ D
2
2
is a diagonal matrix (D) none of these
Q.97 If
1
1
2
2
2 2
a a
x x
b ab a
= 0 , then
(A) x = a (B) x = b (C) x =
1
a
(D) x =
a
b
Q.98 Which of the following determinant(s) vanish(es)?
(A)
1
1
1
bc bc b c
ca ca c a
a b a b a b
( )
( )
( )
+
+
+
(B)
1
1 1
1
1 1
1
1 1
a b
a
b
bc
b
c
ca
c a
+
+
+
(C)
0
0
0
a b a c
b a b c
c a c b
− −
− −
− −
(D)
log log log
log log
log log
x x x
y y
z z
xyz y z
xyz z
xyz y
1
1
Q.99 If A =
a b
c d
L
N
M
O
Q
P (where bc ≠ 0) satisfies the equations x
2
+ k = 0, then
(A) a + d = 0 (B) k = –|A| (C) k = |A| (D) none of these
Q.100 The value of θ lying between θ = 0 & θ = π/2 & satisfying the equation :
θ + θ θ
θ θ + θ
θ θ θ +
4 sin 4 1 cos sin
4 sin 4 cos 1 sin
4 sin 4 cos sin 1
2 2
2 2
2 2
= 0 are :
(A)
7
24
π
(B)
5
24
π
(C)
11
24
π
(D)
π
24
Q.101 If p, q, r, s are in A.P. and f

(x)

=

p x q x p r x
q x r x x
r x s x s q x
+ + − +
+ + − +
+ + − +
sin sin sin
sin sin sin
sin sin sin
1
such that
0
2
∫ f

(x)dx = – 4 then
the common difference of the A.P. can be :
(A) − 1 (B)
1
2
(C) 1 (D) none
Q.102 Let A =
1 2 2
2 1 2
2 2 1
L
N
M
M
M
O
Q
P
P
P
, then
(A) A
2
– 4A – 5I
3
= 0 (B) A
–1
=
1
5
(A – 4I
3
)
(C) A
3
is not invertible (D) A
2
is invertible
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Q . 1 A Q . 2 A Q . 3 D Q . 4 A Q . 5 D
Q . 6 B Q . 7 C Q . 8 C Q . 9 C Q . 1 0 A
Q . 1 1 C Q . 1 2 D Q . 1 3 C Q . 1 4 C Q . 1 5 A
Q . 1 6 D Q . 1 7 D Q . 1 8 D Q . 1 9 B Q . 2 0 B
Q . 2 1 A Q . 2 2 C Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 B Q . 2 5 B
Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 A Q . 2 8 C Q . 2 9 C Q . 3 0 C
Q . 3 1 A Q . 3 2 C Q . 3 3 C Q . 3 4 B Q . 3 5 B
Q . 3 6 B Q . 3 7 D Q . 3 8 C Q . 3 9 A Q . 4 0 C
Q . 4 1 C Q . 4 2 C Q . 4 3 D Q . 4 4 C Q . 4 5 B
Q . 4 6 A Q . 4 7 C Q . 4 8 C Q . 4 9 D Q . 5 0 B
Q . 5 1 A Q . 5 2 C Q . 5 3 C Q . 5 4 A Q . 5 5 B
Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 B Q . 5 8 B Q . 5 9 C Q . 6 0 D
Q . 6 1 D Q . 6 2 C Q . 6 3 A Q . 6 4 D Q . 6 5 A
Q . 6 6 A Q . 6 7 C Q . 6 8 D Q . 6 9 A Q . 7 0 B
Q . 7 1 A Q . 7 2 B Q . 7 3 B Q . 7 4 D Q . 7 5 B
Q . 7 6 A Q . 7 7 C Q . 7 8 A Q . 7 9 B Q . 8 0 D
Q . 8 1 A Q . 8 2 D Q . 8 3 B Q . 8 4 B Q . 8 5 D
Q . 8 6 B Q . 8 7 B Q . 8 8 B
Q . 8 9 B , D Q . 9 0 A , B , C Q . 9 1 A , C , D Q . 9 2 A , C
Q . 9 3 A , B , C , D Q . 9 4 A , B , C , D Q . 9 5 A , B , C Q . 9 6 A , B , C
Q . 9 7 A , D Q . 9 8 A , B , C , D Q . 9 9 A , C Q . 1 0 0 A , C
Q . 1 0 1 A , C Q . 1 0 2 A , B , D
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COMPOUND ANGLES
TRIGONOMETRIC EQUATIONS
& INEQUATIONS
SOLUTION OF TRIANGLES
SEQUENCES & PROGRESSION
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Question bank on Compound angles, Trigonometric eq
n
and ineq
n
,
Solutions of Triangle, Sequence & Progression
There are 132 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 If x + y = 3 – cos4θ and x – y = 4 sin2θ then
(A) x
4
+ y
4
= 9 (B) 16 y x = +
(C) x
3
+ y
3
= 2(x
2
+ y
2
) (D) 2 y x = +
Q.2 If in a triangle ABC, b cos
2
A
2
+ a cos
2
B
2
=
3
2
c then a, b, c are :
(A) in A.P. (B) in G.P. (C) in H.P. (D) None
Q.3 If tanB =
A cos n 1
A cos A sin n
2

then tan(A + B) equals
(A)
A cos ) n 1 (
A sin

(B)
A sin
A cos ) 1 n ( −
(C)
A cos ) 1 n (
A sin

(D)
A cos ) 1 n (
A sin
+
Q.4 Given a
2
+ 2a + cosec
2

π
2
( ) a x +
F
H
G
I
K
J
= 0 then, which of the following holds good?
(A) a = 1 ;
x
I
2

(B) a = –1 ;
x
I
2

(C) a

R ; x

φ (D) a , x are finite but not possible to find
Q.5 If A is the area and 2s the sum of the 3 sides of a triangle, then :
(A) A ≤
s
2
3 3
(B) A =
s
2
2
(C) A >
s
2
3
(D) None
Q.6 The exact value of
cos cos cos cos cos cos
2
28
3
28
6
28
9
28
18
28
27
28
π π π π π π
ec ec ec + +
is equal to
(A) – 1/2 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.7 In any triangle ABC, (a + b)
2
sin
2
C
2
+ (a − b)
2
cos
2
C
2
=
(A) c (a + b) (B) b (c + a) (C) a (b + c) (D) c
2
Q.8
( ) ( ) ( )
( ) ( )
tan . cos sin
cos . tan
x x x
x x
− + − −
− +
π π π
π π
2
3
2
7
2
2
3
2
3
when simplified reduces to :
(A) sin

x

cos

x (B) −

sin
2
x (C) −

sin

x

cos

x (D) sin
2
x
Q.9 If in a ∆ ABC, sin
3
A + sin
3
B + sin
3
C = 3 sinA · sinB · sinC then
(A) ∆ ABC may be a scalene triangle (B) ∆ ABC is a right triangle
(C) ∆ ABC is an obtuse angled triangle (D) ∆ ABC is an equilateral triangle
Q.10 In a triangle ABC, CH and CM are the lengths of the altitude and median to the base AB. If a = 10,
b = 26, c = 32 then length (HM)
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(A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) none
Q.11 The value of
1 tan
cos sin
cos sin
sin
2
2
− θ
θ + θ

θ − θ
θ
for all permissible vlaues of θ
(A) is less than – 1 (B) is greater than 1
(C) lies between – 1 and 1 including both (D) lies between –
2
and
2
Q.12 sin 3θ = 4 sin θ sin 2θ sin 4θ in 0

θ

π

has

:
(A) 2 real solutions (B) 4 real solutions
(C) 6 real solutions (D) 8 real solutions.
Q.13 In a triangle ABC, CD is the bisector of the angle C. If

cos
C
2
has the value
1
3
and l

(CD) = 6, then
1 1
a b
+
|
\

|
¹
|
has the value equal to
(A)
1
9
(B)
1
12
(C)
1
6
(D) none
Q.14 The set of angles btween 0 & 2π satisfying the equation 4 cos
2
θ − 2
2
cos

θ − 1 = 0 is
(A)
π π π π
12
5
12
19
12
23
12
, , ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
(B)
π π π π
12
7
12
17
12
23
12
, , ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
(C)
5
12
13
12
19
12
π π π
, ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
(D)
π π π π
12
7
12
19
12
23
12
, , ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
Q.15 If the median of a triangle ABC through A is perpendicular to AB then
tan
tan
A
B
has the value equal to
(A)
1
2
(B) 2 (C) − 2 (D) −
1
2
Q.16 If cos

(α + β) = 0 then sin

(α + 2β) =
(A) sin

α (B) −

sin

α (C) cos

β (D) −

cos

β
Q.17 With usual notations, in a triangle ABC, a cos(B – C) + b cos(C – A) + c cos(A – B) is equal to
(A)
2
R
abc
(B)
2
R 4
abc
(C)
2
R
abc 4
(D)
2
R 2
abc
Q.18
sin cos
sin cos
3 3
θ θ
θ θ

cos
cot
θ
θ 1
2
+
− 2 tan

θ

cot

θ = −

1 if :
(A) θ ∈

0
2
,
π |
\

|
¹
|
(B) θ ∈

π
π
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(C) θ ∈

π
π
,
3
2
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) θ ∈

3
2
2
π
π ,
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.19 With usual notations in a triangle ABC, ( I I
1
) · ( I I
2
) · ( I I
3
) has the value equal to
(A) R
2
r (B) 2R
2
r (C) 4R
2
r (D) 16R
2
r
Q.20 In a triangle ABC, angle B < angle C and the values of B & C satisfy the equation
2 tan

x - k (1 + tan
2
x) = 0 where (0 < k < 1) . Then the measure of angle A is :
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(A) π/3 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/2 (D) 3π/4
Q.21 If cos

α =
2 1
2
cos
cos
β
β

then

tan
α
2
cot
β
2
has the value equal to, where(0 < α < π and 0 < β < π)
(A) 2 (B)
2
(C) 3 (D)
3
Q.22 In a ∆ ABC, if the median, bisector and altitude drawn from the vertex A divide the angle at the vertex
into four equal parts then the angles of the ∆ ABC are :
(A)
2
3 4 12
π π π
, ,
(B)
π π π
2 3 6
, ,
(C)
π π π
2
3
8 8
, ,
(D)
π π π
2
3
10 5
, ,
Q.23 If A + B + C = π & sin A
C
+
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= k sin
C
2
, then tan
A
2
tan
B
2
=
(A)
k
k

+
1
1
(B)
k
k
+

1
1
(C)
k
k + 1
(D)
k
k
+ 1
Q.24 The equation, sin
2
θ

4
1
3
sin θ −

=

1

4
1
3
sin θ −
has :
(A) no root (B) one root (C) two roots (D) infinite roots
Q.25 With usual notation in a

∆ ABC
1 1 1 1 1 1
1 2 2 3 3 1
r r r r r r
+
|
\

|
¹
| +
|
\

|
¹
| +
|
\

|
¹
| =
K R
a b c
3
2 2 2
where K has the value
equal to :
(A) 1 (B) 16 (C) 64 (D) 128
Q.26 If
5
2
3
π
π < < x
, then the value of the expression
1 1
1 1
− + +
− − +
sin sin
sin sin
x x
x x
is
(A) –cot
x
2
(B) cot
x
2
(C) tan
x
2
(D) –tan
x
2
Q.27 If x sin

θ = y sin θ
π
+
|
\

|
¹
|
2
3
= z sin θ
π
+
|
\

|
¹
|
4
3
then :
(A) x + y + z = 0 (B) xy + yz + zx = 0 (C) xyz + x + y + z = 1 (D) none
Q.28 In a ∆ ABC, the value of
a A b B c C
a b c
cos cos cos + +
+ +
is equal to :
(A)
r
R
(B)
R
r 2
(C)
R
r
(D)
2r
R
Q.29 The value of cos
π
10
cos
2
10
π
cos
4
10
π
cos
8
10
π
cos
16
10
π
is :
(A)
1
32
(B)
1
16
(C)
( ) cos / π 10
16
(D) −

10 2 5
64
+
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Q.30 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC, if R = k

( ) ( ) ( ) r r r r r r
r r r r r r
1 2 2 3 3 1
1 2 2 3 3 1
+ + +
+ +
where k has the value equal to:
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 1/4 (D) 4
Q.31 If a cos
3
α + 3a cos

α sin
2
α = m and a sin
3
α + 3a cos
2
α sin

α = n . Then
(m + n)
2/3
+ (m − n)
2/3
is equal to :
(A) 2

a
2
(B) 2 a
1/3
(C) 2

a
2/3
(D) 2

a
3
Q.32 In a triangle ABC , AD is the altitude from A . Given b > c , angle C = 23° & AD =
a bc
b c
2 2

then angle B = [JEE ’94, 2]
(A) 157° (B) 113° (C) 147° (D) none
Q.33 The value of cot

x + cot

(60º + x) + cot

(120º + x) is equal to :
(A) cot

3x (B) tan

3x (C) 3 tan

3x (D)
3 9
3
2
3

tan
tan tan
x
x x
Q.34 In a ∆ ABC, cos 3A + cos 3B + cos 3C = 1 then :
(A) ∆ ABC is right angled
(B) ∆ ABC is acute angled
(C) ∆ ABC is obtuse angled
(D) nothing definite can be said about the nature of the ∆.
Q.35 The value of
3 76 16
76 16
+ ° °
° + °
cot cot
cot cot
is :
(A) cot

44º (B) tan

44º (C) tan

2º (D) cot

46º
Q.36 If the incircle of the ∆ ABC touches its sides respectively at L, M and N and if x, y, z be the circumradii
of the triangles MIN, NIL and LIM where I is the incentre then the product xyz is equal to :
(A) R

r
2
(B) r

R
2
(C)
1
2
R

r
2
(D)
1
2
r

R
2
Q.37 The number of solutions of tan (5π cos

θ) = cot (5

π sin

θ) for θ in (0, 2π) is :
(A) 28 (B) 14 (C) 4 (D) 2
Q.38 If A = 340
0
then 2
2
sin
A
is identical to
(A)
1 1 + + − sin sin A A
(B)
− + − − 1 1 sin sin A A
(C)
1 1 + − − sin sin A A
(D)
− + + − 1 1 sin sin A A
Q.39 AD, BE and CF are the perpendiculars from the angular points of a ∆ ABC upon the opposite sides.
The perimeters of the ∆ DEF and ∆ ABC are in the ratio :
(A)
2r
R
(B)
r
R 2
(C)
r
R
(D)
r
R 3
where r is the in radius and R is the circum radius of the ∆ ABC
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Q.40 The value of cosec
π
18

3
sec
π
18
is a
(A) surd (B) rational which is not integral
(C) negative natural number (D) natural number
Q.41 In a ∆ ABC if b + c = 3a then cot
B
2
· cot
C
2
has the value equal to :
(A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 1
Q.42 The set of values of ‘a’ for which the equation, cos 2x + a sin x = 2a − 7 possess a solution is :
(A) (− ∞, 2) (B) [2, 6] (C) (6, ∞) (D) (− ∞, ∞)
Q.43 In a right angled triangle the hypotenuse is 2 2 times the perpendicular drawn from the opposite vertex.
Then the other acute angles of the triangle are
(A)
π
3
&
π
6
(B)
π
8
&
3
8
π
(C)
π
4
&
π
4
(D)
π
5
&
3
10
π
Q.44 Let f, g, h be the lengths of the perpendiculars from the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC on the sides a, b and
c respectively . If
a
f
b
g
c
h
+ + = λ
a b c
f g h
then the value of λ is :
(A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 2
Q.45 In ∆ ABC, the minimum value of

2
A
cot
2
B
cot .
2
A
cot
2
2 2
is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) non existent
Q.46 If the orthocentre and circumcentre of a triangle ABC be at equal distances from the side BC and lie on
the same side of BC then tanB tanC has the value equal to :
(A) 3 (B)
3
1
(C) – 3 (D) –
3
1
Q.47 The general solution of sin x + sin 5x = sin 2x + sin 4x is :
(A) 2nπ (B) nπ (C) nπ/3 (D) 2 nπ/3
where n ∈ I
Q.48 The product of the distances of the incentre from the angular points of a ∆ ABC is :
(A) 4 R
2
r (B) 4 Rr
2
(C)
( ) a b c R
s
(D)
( )
R
s c b a
Q.49 Number of roots of the equation cos sin
2
3 1
2
3
4
1 0 x x +
+
− − = which lie in the interval
[−π, π] is
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8
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Q.50
sec
sec
8 1
4 1
θ
θ

is equal to
(A) tan 2θ cot 8θ (B) tan 8θ tan 2θ (C) cot 8θ cot 2θ (D) tan 8θ cot 2θ
Q.51 In a ∆ABC if b = a
( ) 1 3 −
and ∠C = 30
0
then the measure of the angle A is
(A) 15
0
(B) 45
0
(C) 75
0
(D) 105
0
Q.52 Number of values of θ π ∈[ , ] 0 2 satisfying the equation cotx – cosx = 1 – cotx. cosx
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.53 The exact value of cos
2
73º + cos
2
47º + (cos73º . cos47º)

is
(A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C)3/4 (D) 1
Q.54 In a ∆ABC, a = a
1
= 2 , b = a
2
, c = a
3
such that a
p+1
= |
¹
|

\
| −

p
p
p 2
p
p 2
p
a
5
2 p 4
2 a
3
5
where p = 1,2 then
(A) r
1
= r
2
(B) r
3
= 2r
1
(C) r
2
= 2r
1
(D) r
2
= 3r
1
Q.55 The expression,
( ) ( )
tan cos
cos( )
3
2
3
2
2
π π
α α
π α
− −

+ cos
α
π

|
\

|
¹
|
2
sin

(π − α) + cos

(π + α)

sin
α
π

|
\

|
¹
|
2
when
simplified reduces to :
(A) zero (B) 1 (C) −

1 (D) none
Q.56 The expression [1 − sin

(3π − α) + cos

(3π + α)] 1
3
2
5
2
− −
|
\

|
¹
|
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|

sin cos
π
α
π
α when simplified
reduces to :
(A) sin 2α (B) − sin 2α (C) 1 − sin 2α (D) 1 + sin 2α
Q.57 If ‘O’ is the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC and R
1
, R
2
and R
3
are the radii of the circumcircles of triangles
OBC, OCA and OAB respectively then
a
R
b
R
c
R
1 2 3
+ + has the value equal to:
(A)
a bc
R 2
3
(B)
R
a bc
3
(C)
4
2

R
(D)
2
R 4

Q.58 The maximum value of ( 7 cosθ + 24 sinθ ) × ( 7 sinθ – 24 cosθ ) for every R ∈ θ .
(A) 25 (B) 625 (C)
2
625
(D)
4
625
Q.59 4 sin5
0
sin55
0
sin65
0
has the values equal to
(A)
3 1
2 2
+
(B)
3 1
2 2

(C)
3 1
2

(D)
3 3 1
2 2

d i
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Q.60 If x, y and z are the distances of incentre from the vertices of the triangle ABC respectively then
z y x
c b a
is equal to
(A)

2
A
tan
(B)

2
A
cot
(C)

2
A
tan
(D)

2
A
sin
Q.61 The medians of a ∆ ABC are 9 cm, 12 cm and 15 cm respectively . Then the area of the triangle is
(A) 96 sq cm (B) 84 sq cm (C) 72 sq cm (D) 60 sq cm
Q.62 If x =

2
, satisfies the equation sin
x
2
− cos
x
2
= 1 − sin

x

& the inequality
x
2 2
3
4
− ≤
π π
, then:
(A) n = −1, 0, 3, 5 (B) n = 1, 2, 4, 5
(C) n = 0, 2, 4 (D) n = −1, 1, 3, 5
Q.63 The value of
1
9
1
3
9
1
5
9
1
7
9
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
cos cos cos cos
π π π π
is
(A)
9
16
(B)
10
16
(C)
12
16
(D)
5
16
Q.64 The number of all possible triplets (a
1
, a
2
, a
3
) such that a
1
+ a
2
cos

2x + a
3
sin² x = 0 for all x is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) infinite
Q.65 In a ∆ABC, a semicircle is inscribed, whose diameter lies on the side c. Then the radius of the semicircle
is
(A)
b a
2
+

(B)
c b a
2
− +

(C)
s
2∆
(D)
2
c
Where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC.
Q.66 For each natural number k , let C
k
denotes the circle with radius k centimeters and centre at the origin.
On the circle C
k
, a particle moves k centimeters in the counter- clockwise direction. After completing its
motion on C
k
, the particle moves to C
k+1
in the radial direction. The motion of the particle continues in
this manner .The particle starts at (1, 0).If the particle crosses the positive direction of the x- axis for the
first time on the circle C
n
then n equal to
(A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9
Q.67 If in a ∆ ABC,
cos cos cos A
a
B
b
C
c
= =
then the triangle is
(A) right angled (B) isosceles (C) equilateral (D) obtuse
Q.68 If cos A + cosB + 2cosC = 2 then the sides of the ∆ ABC are in
(A) A.P. (B) G.P (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.69 If A and B are complimentary angles, then :
(A) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
tan tan
A B
= 2 (B) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
cot cot
A B
= 2
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(C) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
sec cos
A
ec
B
= 2 (D) 1
2
1
2

|
\

|
¹
|

|
\

|
¹
|
tan tan
A B
= 2
Q.70 The value of , 3 cosec

20° − sec

20° is :
(A) 2 (B)
2 20
40
sin
sin
°
°
(C) 4 (D)
4 20
40
sin
sin
°
°
Q.71 If in a ∆ ABC, cosA·cosB + sinA sinB sin2C = 1 then, the statement which is incorrect, is
(A) ∆ ABC is isosceles but not right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled
(C) ∆ ABC is right angled (D) least angle of the triangle is
π
4
Q.72 The set of values of

x

satisfying the equation,
( )
4
x tan
2
π

− 2 ( )
( )
x 2 cos
4
2
sin x
25 . 0
π

+ 1 = 0, is :
(A) an empty set (B) a singleton
(C) a set containing two values (D) an infinite set
Q.73 The product of the arithmetic mean of the lengths of the sides of a triangle and harmonic mean of the
lengths of the altitudes of the triangle is equal to :
(A) ∆ (B) 2 ∆ (C) 3 ∆ (D) 4 ∆
[ where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC ]
Q.74 If in a triangle sin A : sin C = sin (A − B)

:

sin (B − C) then a
2
: b
2
: c
2
(A) are in A.P. (B) are in G.P.
(C) are in H.P. (D) none of these
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Q.75 The number of solution of the equation,

=
5
1 r
) x r cos( = 0 lying in (0, p) is :
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) more than 5
Q.76 If θ = 3 α

and sin θ

=

a
a b
2 2
+
. The value of the expression

,

a cosec α − b sec α is
(A)
1
2 2
a b +
(B) 2 a b
2 2
+ (C) a + b (D) none
Q.78 The value of cot 7
1
2
0
+ tan 67
1
2
0
– cot 67
1
2
0
– tan7
1
2
0
is :
(A) a rational number (B) irrational number (C) 2(3 + 2 3 ) (D) 2 (3 –
3
)
Q.79 If in a triangle ABC
2 2 cos cos cos A
a
B
b
C
c
a
bc
b
ca
+ + = + then the value of the angle A is :
(A)
8
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D)
2
π
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Q.80 The value of the expression (sinx + cosecx)
2
+ (cosx + secx)
2
– ( tanx + cotx)
2
wherever defined is
equal to
(A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9
Q.81 If A = 580
0
then which one of the following is true
(A)
A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − − + = |
¹
|

\
|
(B) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − + + − =
|
¹
|

\
|
(C) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − − + − =
|
¹
|

\
|
(D) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − + + =
|
¹
|

\
|
Q.82 With usual notations in a triangle ABC, if r
1
= 2r
2
= 2r
3
then
(A) 4a = 3b (B) 3a = 2b (C) 4b = 3a (D) 2a = 3b
Q.83 If tan α =
1 x x
x x
2
2
+ −

and tan β =
1 x 2 x 2
1
2
+ −
(x ≠ 0, 1), where 0 < α, β <
2
π
, then tan
(α + β) has the value equal to :
(A) 1 (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D)
4
3
Q.84 If r
1
, r
2
, r
3
be the radii of excircles of the triangle ABC, then

2 1
1
r r
r
is equal to :
(A)

2
A
cot
(B)
2
B
cot
2
A
cot

(C)

2
A
tan
(D)

2
A
tan
Q.85 Minimum value of 8cos
2
x + 18sec
2
x ∀ x ∈ R wherever it is defined, is :
(A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 26 (D) 18
Q.86 In a ∆ABC
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+ +
C sin
c
B sin
b
A sin
a
2 2 2
. sin
2
A
sin
2
B
sin
2
C
simplifies to
(A) 2∆ (B) ∆ (C)
2

(D)
4

where ∆ is the area of the triangle
Q.87 If θ is eliminated from the equations x = a cos(θ – α) and y = b cos (θ – β) then
) cos(
ab
xy 2
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
β − α − +
is equal to
(A) cos
2
( α – β) (B) sin
2
(α – β) (C) sec
2
( α – β) (D) cosec
2
(α – β)
Q.88 The general solution of the trigonometric equation
tan x + tan 2x + tan 3x = tan x · tan 2x · tan 3x is
(A) x = nπ (B) nπ ±
3
π
(C) x = 2nπ (D) x =
3

where n ∈ I
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Q.89 If log
a
b + log
b
c + log
c
a vanishes where a, b and c are positive reals different than unity then the value
of (log
a
b)
3
+ (log
b
c)
3
+ (log
c
a)
3
is
(A) an odd prime (B) an even prime
(C) an odd composite (D) an irrational number
Q.90 If the arcs of the same length in two circles S
1
and S
2
subtend angles 75° and 120° respectively at the
centre. The ratio
2
1
S
S
is equal to
(A)
5
1
(B)
16
81
(C)
25
64
(D)
64
25
Q.91 Number of principal solution of the equation
tan 3x – tan 2x – tan x = 0, is
(A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) more than 7
Q.92 The expression
° °
° − °
20 sin · 20 tan
20 sin 20 tan
2 2
2 2
simplifies to
(A) a rational which is not integral (B) a surd
(C) a natural which is prime (D) a natural which is not composite
Q.93 The value of x that satisfies the relation
x = 1 – x + x
2
– x
3
+ x
4
– x
5
+ ......... ∞
(A) 2 cos36° (B) 2 cos144° (C) 2 sin18° (D) none
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.94 If sin

θ = sin

α then sin
θ
3
=
(A) sin
α
3
(B) sin
π α
3 3

|
\

|
¹
|
(C) sin
π α
3 3
+
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) −

sin
π α
3 3
+
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.95 Choose the INCORRECT statement(s).
(A sin 82
1
2
°
. cos 37
1
2
°
and sin 127
1
2
°
. sin 97
1
2
°
have the same value.
(B) If tan

A =
3
4 3 −
&

tan

B =
3
4 3 +
then tan

(A − B) must be irrational.
(C) The sign of the product sin

2 . sin

3 . sin

5 is positive.
(D) There exists a value of θ between 0 & 2

π which satisfies the equation ;
sin
4
θ – sin
2
θ – 1 = 0.
Q.96 Which of the following functions have the maximum value unity ?
(A) sin
2
x − cos
2
x (B)
sin cos 2 2
2
x x −
(C) −

sin cos 2 2
2
x x −
(D)
6
5
1
2
1
3
sin cos x x +
|
\

|
¹
|
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Q.97 If the sides of a right angled triangle are {cos2α + cos2β + 2cos(α + β)} and
{sin2α + sin2β + 2sin(α + β)}, then the length of the hypotenuse is :
(A) 2[1+cos(α − β)] (B) 2[1 − cos(α + β)]
(C) 4 cos
2
α β −
2
(D) 4sin
2
α β +
2
Q.98 An extreme value of 1 + 4 sin

θ + 3 cos

θ is :
(A) −

3 (B) −

4 (C) 5 (D) 6
Q.99 The sines of two angles of a triangle are equal to
5
13
&
99
101
. The cosine of the third angle is :
(A) 245/1313 (B) 255/1313 (C) 735/1313 (D) 765/1313
Q.100 It is known that sin

β =
4
5
& 0 < β < π then the value of
3
2
6
sin( ) cos( )
sin
cos
α β α β
α
π
+ − +
is:
(A) independent of α for all β in (0, π/2) (B)
5
3
for tan β > 0
(C)
3 7 24
15
( cot ) + α
for tan

β < 0 (D) none
Q.101 If x = sec

φ − tan

φ & y = cosec

φ + cot

φ then :
(A) x =
y
y
+

1
1
(B) y =
1
1
+

x
x
(C) x =
y
y

+
1
1
(D) xy + x − y + 1 = 0
Q.102 If 2 cosθ + sinθ = 1, then the value of 4 cosθ + 3sinθ is equal to
(A) 3 (B) –5 (C)
7
5
(D) –4
Q.103 If sin

t + cos

t =
1
5
then

tan
t
2
is equal to :
(A) −1 (*B) –
1
3
(C) 2 (D) −

1
6
SEQUENCE & PROGRESSION
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.104 If a, b, c be in A.P., b, c, d in G.P. & c, d, e in H.P., then a, c, e will be in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none of these
Q.105 If a, b, c are in H.P., then a, a − c, a − b are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none of these
Q.106 If three positive numbers a , b, c are in H.P. then
e
n a c n a b c ( ) ( ) + + − + 2
simplifies to
(A) (a – c)
2
(B) zero (C) ( a – c) (D) 1
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Q.107 The sum
1
1
2
2
r
r

=

∑ is equal to :
(A) 1 (B) 3/4 (C) 4/3 (D) none
Q.108 In a potato race , 8 potatoes are placed 6 metres apart on a straight line, the first being 6 metres from the
basket which is also placed in the same line. A contestant starts from the basket and puts one potato at
a time into the basket. Find the total distance he must run in order to finish the race.
(A) 420 (B) 210 (C) 432 (D) none
Q.109 If the roots of the cubic x
3
– px
2
+ qx – r = 0 are in G.P. then
(A) q
3
= p
3
r (B) p
3
= q
3
r (C) pq = r (D) pr = q
Q.110 Along a road lies an odd number of stones placed at intervals of 10 m. These stones have to be assembled
around the middle stone. A person can carry only one stone at a time. A man carried out the job starting
with the stone in the middle, carrying stones in succession, thereby covering a distance of 4.8 km. Then
the number of stones is
(A) 15 (B) 29 (C) 31 (D) 35
Q.111 If 2 log
) 1 2 . 5 (
x
+
; 4 log
) 1 2 (
x 1
+

and 1 are in Harmonical Progression then
(A) x is a positive real (B) x is a negative real
(C) x is rational which is not integral (D) x is an integer
Q.112 If a, b, c are in G.P., then the equations, ax
2
+ 2bx + c = 0 & dx
2
+ 2ex + f = 0 have a common root, if
d
a
,
e
b
,
f
c
are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.113 If the sum of the roots of the quadratic equation, ax
2
+ bx + c = 0 is equal to sum of the squares of their
reciprocals, then
a
c
,
b
a
,
c
b
are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.114 If for an A.P. a
1
, a
2
, a
3
,.... , a
n
,....
a
1
+ a
3
+ a
5
= – 12 and a
1
a
2
a
3
= 8
then the value of a
2
+ a
4
+ a
6
equals
(A) – 12 (B) – 16 (C) – 18 (D) – 21
[ Apex : Q.62 of Test - 1 Scr. 2004 ]
Q . 1 1 5 G i v e n f o u r p o s i t i v e n u m b e r i n A . P . I f 5 , 6 , 9 a n d 1 5 a r e a d d e d r e s p e c t i v e l y t o t h e s e n u m b e r s , w e g e t
a G . P . , t h e n w h i c h o f t h e f o l l o w i n g h o l d s ?
( A ) t h e c o m m o n r a t i o o f G . P . i s 3 / 2
( B ) c o m m o n r a t i o o f G . P . i s 2 / 3
( C ) c o m m o n d i f f e r e n c e o f t h e A . P . i s 3 / 2
( D ) c o m m o n d i f f e r e n c e o f t h e A . P . i s 2 / 3
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Q.116 Consider an A.P. with first term 'a' and the common difference d. Let S
k
denote the sum of the first K
terms. Let
S
S
kx
x
is independent of x, then
(A) a = d/2 (B) a = d (C) a = 2d (D) none
Q.117 Concentric circles of radii 1, 2, 3......100 cms are drawn. The interior of the smallest circle is coloured
red and the angular regions are coloured alternately green and red, so that no two adjacent regions are
of the same colour. The total area of the green regions in sq. cm is equal to
(A) 1000π (B) 5050π (C) 4950π (D) 5151π
Q.118 Consider the A.P. a
1
, a
2
,..... , a
n
,....
the G.P. b
1
, b
2
,....., b
n
,.....
such that a
1
= b
1
= 1 ; a
9
= b
9
and 369 a
9
1 r
r
=

=
then
(A) b
6
= 27 (B) b
7
= 27 (C) b
8
= 81 (D) b
9
= 18
[ Apex : Q.68 of Test - 1 Scr. 2004 ]
Q.119 For an increasing A.P. a
1
, a
2
, ...... a
n
if a
1
+ a
3
+ a
5
= – 12 : a
1
a
3
a
5
= 80 then which of the following does
not hold?
(A) a
1
= – 10 (B) a
2
= – 1 (C) a
3
= – 4 (D) a
5
= 2
Q.120 Consider a decreasing G.P. : g
1
, g
2
, g
3
, ...... g
n
....... such that g
1
+ g
2
+ g
3
= 13 and
2
3
2
2
2
1
g g g + + =91
then which of the following does not hold?
(A) The greatest term of the G.P. is 9. (B) 3g
4
= g
3
(C) g
1
= 1 (D) g
2
= 3
Q.121 If p , q, r in H.P. and p & r be different having same sign then the roots of the equation px
2
+ qx + r = 0
are
(A) real & equal (B) real & distinct (C) irrational (D) imaginary
Q.122 The point A(x
1
, y
1
) ; B(x
2
, y
2
) and C(x
3
, y
3
) lie on the parabola y = 3x
2
. If x
1
, x
2
, x
3
are in A.P. and y
1
,
y
2
, y
3
are in G.P. then the common ratio of the G.P. is
(A) 3 + 2 2 (B) 3 + 2 (C) 3 – 2 (D) 3 – 2 2
Q.123 If a, b, c are in A.P., then a
2
(b + c) + b
2
(c + a) + c
2
(a + b) is equal to :
(A)
( ) a b c + +
3
8
(B)
2
9
(a + b + c)
3
(C)
3
10
(a + b + c)
3
(D)
1
9
(a + b + c)
3
Q.124 If S
n
=
1
1
1 2
1 2
3 3 3
+
+
+
+...... +
1 2 3
1 2 3
3 3 3 3
+ + + +
+ + + +
......
......
n
n
, n = 1, 2, 3,...... Then S
n
is not greater than:
(A) 1/2 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.125 If S
n
denotes the sum of the first n terms of a G.P. , with the first term and the common ratio both positive,
then
(A) S
n
, S
2n
, S
3n
form a G.P. (B) S
n
, S
2n
, – S
n
, S
3n
, –S
2n
form a G.P.
(C) S
2n
– S
n
, S
3n
– S
2n
, S
3n
– S
n
form a G.P. (D) S
2n
–S
n
, S
3n
–S
2n
, S
3n
–S
n
form a G.P.
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Q.126
to equal is ...... ..........
10 . 8 . 6 . 4 . 2
7 . 5 . 3 . 1
8 . 6 . 4 . 2
5 . 3 . 1
6 . 4 . 2
3 . 1
4 . 2
1
∞ + + + +
(A)
4
1
(B)
3
1
(C)
2
1
(D) 1
Q.127 Consider an A.P. a
1
, a
2
, a
3
,......... such that a
3
+ a
5
+ a
8
= 11 and a
4
+ a
2
= –2, then the value of
a
1
+ a
6
+ a
7
is
(A) –8 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9
Q.128 A circle of radius r is inscribed in a square. The mid points of sides of the square have been connected by
line segment and a new square resulted. The sides of the resulting square were also connected by
segments so that a new square was obtained and so on, then the radius of the circle inscribed in the n
th
square is
(A)
r 2
2
n 1

(B)
r 2
2
n 3 3

(C)
r 2
2
n

(D)
r 2
2
n 3 5

Q.129 The sum

=
+
1 k
k
2 k
3
2
equal to
(A) 12 (B) 8 (C) 6 (D) 4
Q.130 The sum

=

+
1 n
2 n
2 n
4
2
5 is equal to
(A) 1372 (B) 440 (C) 320 (D) 388
Q.131 Given a
m+n
= A ; a
m–n
= B as the terms of the G.P. a
1
, a
2
, a
3
,............. then for A

0 which of the
following holds?
(A)
AB a
m
=
(B)
n 2 n n
n
B A a =
(C)
n m
mn n m m
1 m
2
B
A
a a
+
− − −
|
¹
|

\
|
= (D)
n m
n n m m
1 n
2 2
B
A
a a
+
− − −
|
¹
|

\
|
=
Q.132 The sum of the infinite series, 1
2

2
5
3
5
4
5
5
5
6
5
2 2
2
2
3
2
4
2
5
+ − + − +........ is :
(A)
1
2
(B)
25
24
(C)
25
54
(D)
125
252
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Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 D Q.2 D Q.3 A Q.4 B Q.5 A Q.6 D Q.7 D
Q.8 D Q.9 D Q.10 C Q.11 D Q.12 D Q.13 A Q.14 B
Q.15 C Q.16 A Q.17 A Q.18 B Q.19 D Q.20 C Q.21 D
Q.22 C Q.23 A Q.24 D Q.25 C Q.26 D Q.27 B Q.28 A
Q.29 D Q.30 C Q.31 C Q.32 B Q.33 D Q.34 C Q.35 A
Q.36 C Q.37 A Q.38 D Q.39 C Q.40 D Q.41 C Q.42 B
Q.43 B Q.44 A Q.45 A Q.46 A Q.47 C Q.48 B Q.49 B
Q.50 D Q.51 D Q.52 B Q.53 C Q.54 D Q.55 A Q.56 B
Q.57 C Q.58 C Q.59 B Q.60 B Q.61 C Q.62 B Q.63 A
Q.64 D Q.65 A Q.66 B Q.67 C Q.68 A Q.69 A Q.70 C
Q.71 C Q.72 A Q.73 B Q.74 A Q.75 C Q.76 B Q.78 B
Q.79 D Q.80 B Q.81 C Q.82 C Q.83 A Q.84 C Q.85 C
Q.86 B Q.87 B Q.88 D Q.89 A Q.90 C Q.91 C Q.92 D
Q.93 C
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.94 ABD Q.95 BCD Q.96 ABCD Q.97 AC Q.98 BD Q.99 BC
Q.100 ABC Q.101 BCD Q.102 AC Q.103 BC
SEQUENCE & PROGRESSION
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.104 B Q.105 C Q.106 A Q.107 B Q.108 C
Q.109 A Q.110 C Q.111 B Q.112 A Q.113 C
Q.114 D Q.115 A Q.116 A Q.117 B Q.118 B
Q.119 B Q.120 C Q.121 D Q.122 A Q.123 B
Q.124 C Q.125 B Q.126 C Q.127 C Q.128 A
Q.129 B Q.130 c Q.131 A Q.132 C
TARGET IIT JEE
MATHEMATICS
STRAIGHT LINES
&
CIRCLES - I
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Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 If the lines x + y + 1 = 0 ; 4x + 3y + 4 = 0 and x + αy + β = 0, where α
2
+ β
2
= 2, are concurrent then
(A) α = 1, β = – 1 (B) α = 1, β = ± 1 (C) α = – 1, β = ± 1 (D) α = ± 1, β = 1
Q.2 The axes are translated so that the new equation of the circle x²

+

5x

+

2y –

5 = 0 has no first degree
terms. Then the new equation is :
(A) x
2
+

y
2
= 9 (B) x
2
+

y
2
=
49
4
(C) x
2
+

y
2
=
81
16
(D) none of

these
Q.3 Given the family of lines, a

(3x + 4y + 6) + b

(x + y + 2) = 0 . The line of the family situated at the greatest
distance from the point P (2, 3) has equation :
(A) 4x + 3y + 8 = 0 (B) 5x + 3y + 10 = 0 (C) 15x + 8y + 30 = 0 (D) none
Q.4 The ends of a quadrant of a circle have the coordinates (1, 3) and (3, 1) then the centre of the such a
circle is
(A) (1, 1) (B) (2, 2) (C) (2, 6) (D) (4, 4)
Q.5 The straight line, ax + by = 1

makes with the curve px
2
+ 2a

xy + qy
2
= r

a chord which subtends a right
angle at the origin . Then :
(A) r (a
2
+ b
2
) = p + q (B) r (a
2
+ p
2
) = q + b
(C) r (b
2
+ q
2
) = p + a (D) none
Q.6 The

circle described

on the line joining the points (0

,

1)

, (a

,

b) as diameter cuts the x−axis

in

points
whose

abscissae

are

roots

of

the

equation :
(A) x²

+ ax + b = 0 (B) x²

ax

+ b = 0 (C) x²

+

ax

b = 0 (D) x²

ax

b = 0
Q.7 Centroid of the triangle, the equations of whose sides are 12x
2
– 20xy + 7y
2
= 0 and 2x – 3y + 4=0 is
(A) (3, 3) (B)
|
¹
|

\
|
3
8
,
3
8
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|
3
8
, 3
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
3 ,
3
8
Q.8 The line 2x – y + 1 = 0 is tangent to the circle at the point (2, 5) and the centre of the circles lies on
x – 2y = 4. The radius of the circle is
(A)
5 3
(B)
3 5
(C)
5 2
(D)
2 5
Q.9 The line x + 3y − 2 = 0

bisects the angle between a pair of straight lines of which one has equation
x − 7y + 5 = 0 . The equation of the other line is :
(A) 3x + 3y − 1 = 0 (B) x − 3y + 2 = 0 (C) 5x + 5y − 3 = 0 (D) none
Q.10 Given two circles x²

+ y²

− 6x

− 2y

+ 5 = 0 & x²

+ y²

+ 6x

+ 22y

+ 5 = 0. The

tangent at (2, −1) to
the

first

circle :
(A) passes

outside

the

second

circle
(B) touches

the

second

circle
(C) intersects

the

second

circle

in

2 real

points
(D) passes through the centre of

the

second

circle.
Q.11 A variable rectangle PQRS has its sides parallel to fixed directions. Q & S lie respectively on the lines
x = a, x = −

a &

P lies on the x

axis . Then the locus of R is :
(A) a straight line (B) a circle (C) a parabola (D) pair of straight lines
Q.12 To which of the following circles, the line y

x

+

3 = 0 is normal at the point
3
3
2
3
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
,
?
(A)

x y − −
|
\

|
¹
|
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|
= 3
3
2
3
2
9
2 2
(B) x y −
|
\

|
¹
|
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|
=
3
2
3
2
9
2 2
(C) x²

+ (y

3)² = 9 (D) (x

3)² + y² = 9
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Q.13 On the portion of the straight line,

x + 2y = 4 intercepted between the axes, a square is constructed on
the side of the line away from the origin. Then the point of intersection of its diagonals has co-ordinates
(A) (2, 3) (B) (3, 2) (C) (3, 3) (D) (2, 2)
Q.14 The locus of the mid point of a chord of the circle x²

+

y² = 4 which subtends a right angle at the
origin is
(A)

x

+

y = 2 (B)

+

y² = 1 (C)

+

y² = 2 (D)

x

+

y = 1
Q.15 Given the family of lines, a

(2x + y + 4) + b

(x − 2y − 3) = 0 . Among the lines of the family, the number
of lines situated at a distance of 10 from the point M

(2, −

3) is :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) ∞
Q.16 The equation of the line passing through the points of intersection of the circles ;
3x²

+

3y²

2x

+

12y

9 = 0 & x²

+

+ 6x

+ 2y

15 = 0 is :
(A)

10x

3y

18 = 0 (B)

5x

+

3y

18 = 0
(C)

5x

3y

18 = 0 (D) 10x

+

3y

+

1 = 0
Q.17 Through a point A on the x-axis a straight line is drawn parallel to y-axis so as to meet the pair of straight
lines ax
2
+ 2hxy + by
2
= 0 in B and C. If AB = BC then
(A) h
2
= 4ab (B) 8h
2
= 9ab (C) 9h
2
= 8ab (D) 4h
2
= ab
Q.18 The number of common tangent(s) to the circles x
2
+

y
2
+

2x

+

8y –

23 = 0 and
x
2
+

y
2
– 4x –

10y

+

19 = 0 is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.19 A, B and C are points in the xy plane such that A(1, 2) ; B (5, 6) and AC = 3BC. Then
(A) ABC is a unique triangle (B) There can be only two such triangles.
(C) No such triangle is possible (D) There can be infinite number of such triangles.
Q.20 From

the

point A

(0

, 3) on the circle x² +

4x

+

(y

3)² = 0 a chord AB is drawn

& extended to
a point

M such that

AM = 2

AB. The equation of the locus of M is :
(A)

+

8x

+ y² = 0 (B)

+

8x

+ (y

3)² = 0
(C)

(x

3)²

+

8x

+

y² = 0 (D)

+

8x

+

8y² = 0
Q.21 If A (1, p
2
) ; B (0, 1) and C (p, 0) are the coordinates of three points then the value of p for which the
area of the triangle ABC is minimum, is
(A)
3
1
(B) –
3
1
(C)
3
1
or –
3
1
(D) none
Q.22 The area of the quadrilateral formed by the tangents from the point (4

, 5) to the circle

+ y²

− 4x

2y

11 = 0 with the pair of radii through the points of contact of the tangents is :
(A) 4 sq.units (B) 8 sq.units (C) 6 sq.units (D) none
Q.23 The area of triangle formed by the lines x + y – 3 = 0 , x – 3y + 9 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 1= 0
(A)
7
16
sq. units (B)
7
10
sq. units (C) 4 sq. units (D) 9 sq. units
Q.24 Two circles of radii 4

cms & 1

cm touch each other externally and θ is the angle contained

by

their
direct

common

tangents. Then sin

θ =
(A)
25
24
(B)
25
12
(C)
4
3
(D) none
Q.25 The set of lines ax + by + c = 0, where 3a + 2b + 4c = 0, is concurrent at the point :
(A)
3
4
3
4
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(B)
1
2
1
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(C)
3
4
1
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) (1, 1)
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Q.26 The locus of poles whose polar with respect to x²

+

y² = a² always passes through (K

, 0) is
(A)

Kx

a² = 0 (B)

Kx

+

a² = 0 (C)

Ky

+

a² = 0 (D)

Ky

a² = 0
Q.27 The co−ordinates of the point of reflection of the origin (0, 0) in the line 4x − 2y − 5 = 0 is

:
(A) (1, −

2) (B) (2, −

1) (C)
4
5
2
5
, −
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) (2, 5)
Q.28 The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x
2
+ y
2

ax

by = 0 which subtend a right angle
at
a
2
b
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
is
(A)

ax

+

by = 0 (B)

ax

+

by = a
2
+

b
2
(C) x
2
+

y
2

ax

by

+

8
b a
2 2
+
= 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2

ax

by −

8
b a
2 2
+
= 0
Q.29 A ray of light passing through the point

A

(1, 2) is reflected at a point B on the x

axis and then passes
through (5, 3) . Then the equation of AB is :
(A) 5x + 4y = 13 (B) 5x − 4y = −

3 (C) 4x + 5y = 14 (D) 4x − 5y = − 6
Q.30 From (3, 4) chords are drawn to the circle x² + y²

4x = 0. The

locus of

the mid points of

the

chords

is
(A) x² + y²

5x

4y + 6 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x

4y + 6 = 0
(C) x² + y²

5x + 4y + 6 = 0 (D) x² + y²

5x

4y

6 = 0
Q.31 m, n are integer with 0 < n < m. A is the point (m, n) on the cartesian plane. B is the reflection of A in the
line y = x. C is the reflection of B in the y-axis, D is the reflection of C in the x-axis and E is the reflection
of D in the y-axis. The area of the pentagon ABCDE is
(A) 2m(m + n) (B) m(m + 3n) (C) m(2m + 3n) (D) 2m(m + 3n)
Q.32 Which one of the following is false ?
The

circles x²

+ y²

6x

6y

+ 9 = 0 & x²

+

+ 6x

+ 6y

+ 9 = 0 are such that :
(A) they do not intersect
(B) they touch each other
(C) their exterior common tangents are parallel
(D) their interior common tangents are perpendicular.
Q.33 The lines y − y
1
= m (x − x
1
) ± a 1
2
+ m are tangents to the same circle . The radius of the circle is
(A) a/2 (B) a (C) 2a (D) none
Q.34 The centre of the smallest circle touching the circles x² + y²

2y

3 = 0 and
x² + y²

8x

18y + 93 = 0 is :
(A) (3

, 2) (B) (4

, 4) (C) (2

, 7) (D) (2

, 5)
Q.35 The ends of the base of an isosceles triangle are at (2, 0) and (0, 1) and the equation of one side is x = 2
then the orthocentre of the triangle is
(A)
|
¹
|

\
|
2
3
,
4
3
(B)
|
¹
|

\
|
1 ,
4
5
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|
1 ,
4
3
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
12
7
,
3
4
Q.36 A rhombus is inscribed in the region common to the two circles x
2
+ y
2

4x

12 = 0 and
x
2
+ y
2
+ 4x

12 = 0 with two of its vertices on the line joining the centres of the circles. The area of the
rhombous is
(A) 8 3 sq.units (B) 4 3 sq.units (C) 16 3 sq.units (D) none
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Q.37 A variable straight line passes through a fixed point (a, b) intersecting the co−ordinates axes at A & B. If
'O' is the origin then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is :
(A) bx + ay − 3xy = 0 (B) bx + ay − 2xy = 0
(C) ax + by − 3xy = 0 (D) none
Q.38 The

angle

between the two tangents from the origin to the circle (x

7)
2
+ (y

+

1)
2
= 25 equals
(A)
π
4
(B)
π
3
(C)
π
2
(D) none
Q.39 If P = (1, 0); Q = (−1, 0)

& R = (2, 0) are three given points, then the locus of the points S satisfying
the relation,

SQ
2
+ SR
2
= 2

SP
2

is :
(A) a straight line parallel to x−axis (B) a circle passing through the origin
(C) a circle with the centre at the origin (D) a straight line parallel to y−axis .
Q.40 The equation of the circle having normal at (3

, 3) as the straight line y = x and passing through the
point (2

, 2) is :
(A) x² + y²

5x + 5y + 12 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x

5y + 12 = 0
(C) x² + y²

5x

5y

12 = 0 (D) x² + y²

5x

5y + 12 = 0
Q.41 The equation of the base of an equilateral triangle ABC is

x + y = 2 and the vertex is (2, −

1) . The area
of the triangle ABC is :
(A)
2
6
(B)
3
6
(C)
3
8
(D) none
Q.42 In a right triangle ABC, right angled at A, on the leg AC as diameter, a semicircle is described. The chord
joining A with the point of intersection D of the hypotenuse and the semicircle, then the length AC equals to
(A)

+
2 2
(B)

+
(C)
(D)

2 2
Q.43 The equation of the pair of bisectors of the angles between two straight lines is,
12x
2
− 7xy − 12y
2
= 0. If the equation of one line is 2y − x = 0 then the equation of the other line is :
(A) 41x − 38y = 0 (B) 38x − 41y = 0 (C) 38x + 41y = 0 (D) 41x + 38y = 0
Q.44 If the circle C
1
: x
2
+ y
2
= 16 intersects another circle C
2
of radius 5 in such a manner that the
common chord is of maximum length and has a slope equal to 3/4, then the co-ordinates of the centre of
C
2
are :
(A) ± ±
|
\

|
¹
|
9
5
12
5
, (B) ±
|
\

|
¹
|
9
5
12
5
, ∓ (C) ± ±
|
\

|
¹
|
12
5
9
5
, (D) ±
|
\

|
¹
|
12
5
9
5
, ∓
Q.45 Area of the rhombus bounded by the four lines, ax ± by ± c = 0 is :
(A)
c
ab
2
2
(B)
2
2
c
ab
(C)
4
2
c
ab
(D)
ab
c 4
2
Q.46 Two lines p
1
x + q
1
y + r
1
= 0 & p
2
x + q
2
y + r
2
= 0 are conjugate lines w.r.t. the circle x² + y² = a² if
(A) p
1
p
2
+ q
1
q
2
= r
1
r
2
(B) p
1
p
2
+ q
1
q
2
+ r
1
r
2
= 0
(C) a²(p
1
p
2
+ q
1
q
2
) = r
1
r
2
(D) p
1
p
2
+ q
1
q
2
= a²

r
1
r
2
Q.47 Area of the quadrilateral formed by the lines x + y = 2 is :
(A) 8 (B) 6 (C) 4 (D) none
Q.48 If the two circles (x

1)² + (y

3)² = r² & x²

+

8x

+

2y + 8 = 0 intersect in two distinct points then
(A) 2 < r < 8 (B) r < 2 (C) r = 2 (4) r > 2
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Q.49 Let the algebraic sum of the perpendicular distances from the points (3, 0), (0, 3) & (2, 2) to a variable
straight line be zero, then the line passes through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are :
(A) (3, 2) (B) (2, 3) (C)
3
5
3
5
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(D)
5
3
5
3
,
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.50 If a circle passes through the point (a

, b) & cuts the circle x²

+ y² = K² orthogonally, then the
equation of the locus of its centre is :
(A) 2ax

+ 2by

(a²

+ b²

+ K²) = 0 (B) 2ax

+ 2by

(a²

+

K²) = 0
(C) x²

+

3ax

4by

+

(a²

+

K²) = 0 (D) x²

+

2ax

3by

+

(a²

K²) = 0
Q.51 Consider a quadratic equation in Z with parameters x and y as
Z
2
– xZ + (x – y)
2
= 0
The parameters x and y are the co-ordinates of a variable point P w.r.t. an orthonormal co-ordinate
system in a plane. If the quadratic equation has equal roots then the locus of P is
(A) a circle
(B) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 1/2 and 2/3
(C) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 3/2 and 2
(D) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 3/2 and 1/2
Q.52 Consider the circle S ≡ x
2
+ y
2
– 4x – 4y + 4 = 0. If another circle of radius 'r' less than the radius of the
circle S is drawn, touching the circle S, and the coordinate axes, then the value of 'r' is
(A) 3 – 2 2 (B) 4 – 2 2 (C) 7 – 2 4 (D) 6 – 2 4
Q.53 Vertices of a parallelogram ABCD are A(3, 1), B(13, 6), C(13, 21) and D(3, 16). If a line passing
through the origin divides the parallelogram into two congruent parts then the slope of the line is
(A)
12
11
(B)
8
11
(C)
8
25
(D)
8
13
Q.54 The distance between the chords of contact of tangents to the

circle ; x
2
+

y
2
+

2gx

+

2fy

+ c = 0 from
the origin

& the point (g

, f) is :
(A) g f
2 2
+ (B)
g f c
2 2
2
+ −
(C)
g f c
g f
2 2
2 2
2
+ −
+
(D)
g f c
g f
2 2
2 2
2
+ +
+
Q.55 Two mutually perpendicular straight lines through the origin from an isosceles triangle with the line
2x + y = 5. Then the area of the triangle is
(A) 5 (B) 3 (C) 5/2 (D) 1
Q.56 The locus of the centers of the circles which cut the circles x
2
+

y
2
+

4x

6y + 9 = 0 and
x
2
+

y
2

5x

+

4y

2 = 0 orthogonally is
(A) 9x

+

10y

7 = 0 (B) x

y

+

2 = 0 (C) 9x

10y

+

11=0 (D) 9x

+

10y

+

7 = 0
Q.57 Distance between the two lines represented by the line pair,
x
2
− 4xy + 4y
2
+ x − 2y − 6 = 0 is :
(A)
1
5
(B)
5
(C) 2
5
(D) none
Q.58 The locus of the center of the circles such that the point (2

,

3) is the mid point of the chord
5x

+

2y = 16 is :
(A) 2x

5y + 11 = 0 (B) 2x

+

5y

11 = 0
(C) 2x

+

5y

+

11 = 0 (D) none
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Q.59 The distance between the two parallel lines is 1 unit. A point 'A' is chosen to lie between the lines at a
distance 'd' from one of them. Triangle ABC is equilateral with B on one line and C on the other parallel
line . The length of the side of the equilateral triangle is
(A)
1 d d
3
2
2
+ +
(B)
3
1 d d
2
2
+ −
(C)
1 d d 2
2
+ −
(D)
1 d d
2
+ −
Q.60 The

locus

of

the

mid points of the

chords of the circle x²

+

+

4x

6y

12 = 0 which subtend an angle
of
π
3
radians at its circumference is :
(A) (x

2)² + (y + 3)² = 6.25 (B) (x + 2)² + (y

3)² = 6.25
(C) (x + 2)² + (y

3)² = 18.75 (D) (x + 2)² + (y + 3)² = 18.75
Q.61 Given A(0, 0) and B(x, y) with x ∈ (0, 1) and y > 0. Let the slope of the line AB equals m
1
. Point C lies
on the line x = 1 such that the slope of BC equals m
2
where 0 < m
2
< m
1
. If the area of the triangle ABC
can be expressed as (m
1
– m
2
) f (x), then the largest possible value of f (x) is
(A) 1 (B) 1/2 (C) 1/4 (D) 1/8
Q.62 If two chords of the circle x
2
+ y
2
− ax − by = 0, drawn from the point (a, b) is divided by the
x

axis in the ratio 2 : 1 then:
(A) a
2
> 3

b
2
(B) a
2
< 3

b
2
(C) a
2
> 4 b
2
(D) a
2
< 4 b
2
Q.63 P lies on the line y = x and Q lies on y = 2x. The equation for the locus of the mid point of PQ, if
| PQ | = 4, is
(A) 25x
2
+ 36xy + 13y
2
= 4 (B) 25x
2
– 36xy + 13y
2
= 4
(C) 25x
2
– 36xy – 13y
2
= 4 (D) 25x
2
+ 36xy – 13y
2
= 4
Q.64 The points (x
1
, y
1
)

, (x
2
, y
2
)

, (x
1
, y
2
) & (x
2
, y
1
) are always :
(A) collinear (B) concyclic
(C) vertices of a square (D) vertices of a rhombus
Q.65 If the vertices P and Q of a triangle PQR are given by (2, 5) and (4, –11) respectively, and the point R
moves along the line N: 9x + 7y + 4 = 0, then the locus of the centroid of the triangle PQR is a straight
line parallel to
(A) PQ (B) QR (C) RP (D) N
Q.66 The angle at which the circles (x – 1)
2
+ y
2
= 10 and x
2
+ (y – 2)
2
= 5 intersect is
(A)
6
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D)
2
π
Q.67 The co−ordinates of the points A, B, C are (−

4, 0) , (0, 2) & (−

3, 2) respectively. The point of
intersection of the line which bisects the angle CAB internally and the line joining C to the middle point of
AB is
(A) −
|
\

|
¹
|
7
3
4
3
, (B) −
|
\

|
¹
|
5
2
13
2
, (C)
7
3
10
3
, −
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) −
|
\

|
¹
|
5
2
3
2
,
Q.68 Two congruent circles with centres at (2, 3) and (5, 6) which intersect at right angles has radius equal to
(A)
2 2
(B) 3 (C) 4 (D) none
Q.69 Three lines x + 2y + 3 = 0 ; x + 2y – 7 = 0 and 2x – y – 4 = 0 form the three sides of two squares. The
equation to the fourth side of each square is
(A) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 (B) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0
(C) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (D) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0
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Q.70 A circle of radius unity is centred at origin. Two particles start moving at the same time from the point
(1, 0) and move around the circle in opposite direction. One of the particle moves counterclockwise
with constant speed v and the other moves clockwise with constant speed 3v. After leaving (1, 0), the
two particles meet first at a point P, and continue until they meet next at point Q. The coordinates of the
point Q are
(A) (1, 0) (B) (0, 1) (C) (0, –1) (D) (–1, 0)
Q.71 The points A(a, 0), B(0, b), C(c, 0) & D(0, d) are such that ac = bd & a, b, c, d are all non−zero. The
the points
(A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle
(C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic
Q.72 The value of 'c' for which the set, {(x, y)x
2
+ y
2
+ 2x ≤ 1} ∩

{(x, y)x − y + c ≥ 0} contains only
one point in common is :
(A) (−

∞, −

1] ∪ [3, ∞) (B) {−

1, 3}
(C) {−

3} (D) {−

1 }
Q.73 Given A ≡ (1, 1) and AB is any line through it cutting the x-axis in B. If AC is perpendicular to AB and
meets the y-axis in C, then the equation of locus of mid- point P of BC is
(A) x + y = 1 (B) x + y = 2 (C) x + y = 2xy (D) 2x + 2y = 1
Q.74 A circle is inscribed into a rhombous ABCD with one angle 60º. The distance from the centre of the
circle to the nearest vertex is equal to 1 . If P is any point of the circle, then
PA PB PC PD
2 2 2 2
+ + + is equal to :
(A) 12 (B) 11 (C) 9 (D) none
Q.75 The number of possible straight lines , passing through (2, 3) and forming a triangle with coordinate axes,
whose area is 12 sq. units , is
(A) one (B) two (C) three (D) four
Q.76 P is a point (a, b) in the first quadrant. If the two circles which pass through P and touch both the
co-ordinate axes cut at right angles, then :
(A) a
2
− 6ab + b
2
= 0 (B) a
2
+ 2ab − b
2
= 0
(C) a
2
− 4ab + b
2
= 0 (D) a
2
− 8ab + b
2
= 0
Q.77 In a triangle ABC , if A (2, – 1) and 7x – 10y + 1 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 5 = 0 are equations of an altitude
and an angle bisector respectively drawn from B, then equation of BC is
(A) x + y + 1 = 0 (B) 5x + y + 17 = 0 (C) 4x + 9y + 30 = 0 (D) x – 5y – 7 = 0
Q.78 The range of values of 'a' such that the angle

θ

between the pair of tangents drawn from the point
(a, 0) to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 1 satisfies
π
2
< θ < π is :
(A) (1, 2) (B)
( )
1 2 ,
(C)
( )
− − 2 1 ,
(D)
( )
− − 2 1 ,

( )
1 2 ,
Q.79 Distance of the point (2, 5) from the line 3x + y + 4 = 0 measured parallel to the line
3x − 4y + 8 = 0 is
(A) 15/2 (B) 9/2 (C) 5 (D) None
Q.80 Three concentric circles of which the biggest is x
2
+ y
2
= 1, have their radii in A.P. If the line y = x + 1 cuts
all the circles in real and distinct points. The interval in which the common difference of the A.P. will lie is
(A) 0
1
4
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(B)
0
1
2 2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(C) 0
2 2
4
,

|
\

|
¹
|
|
(D) none
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Q.81 The co-ordinates of the vertices P, Q, R & S of square PQRS inscribed in the triangle ABC with vertices
A ≡ (0, 0) , B ≡ (3, 0) & C ≡ (2, 1) given that two of its vertices P, Q are on the side AB are respectively
(A)
1
4
0
3
8
0
3
8
1
8
1
4
1
8
, , , , , & ,
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
(B)
1
2
0
3
4
0
3
4
1
4
1
2
1
4
, , , , , & ,
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
(C) (1, 0) ,
3
2
0
3
3
1
2
1
1
2
, , , & ,
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
(D)
3
2
0
9
4
0
9
4
3
4
3
2
3
4
, , , , , & ,
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.82 A tangent at a point on the circle x
2
+ y
2
= a
2
intersects a concentric circle C at two points P and Q. The
tangents to the circle X at P and Q meet at a point on the circle x
2
+ y
2
= b
2
then the equation of circle is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= ab (B) x
2
+ y
2
= (a – b)
2
(C) x
2
+ y
2
= (a + b)
2
(D) x
2
+ y
2
= a
2
+ b
2
Q.83 AB is the diameter of a semicircle k, C is an arbitrary point on the
semicircle (other than A or B) and S is the centre of the circle inscribed
into triangle ABC, then measure of
(A) angle ASB changes as C moves on k.
(B) angle ASB is the same for all positions of C but it cannot be determined without knowing the radius.
(C) angle ASB = 135° for all C.
(D) angle ASB = 150° for all C.
Q.84 Tangents are drawn to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 1 at the points where it is met by the circles,
x
2
+ y
2
− (λ + 6)

x + (8 − 2

λ) y − 3 = 0 . λ

being the variable . The locus of the point of intersection of
these tangents is :
(A) 2x

y

+

10 = 0 (B) x

+

2y

10 = 0 (C) x

2y

+

10 = 0 (D) 2x

+

y

10 = 0
Q.85 Given
x
a
y
b
+
= 1 and ax + by = 1 are two variable lines, 'a' and 'b' being the parameters connected by
the relation a
2
+ b
2
= ab. The locus of the point of intersection has the equation
(A) x
2
+ y
2
+ xy − 1 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
– xy + 1 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
+ xy + 1 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
– xy – 1 = 0
Q.86 B & C are fixed points having co−ordinates (3, 0) and (−

3, 0) respectively. If the vertical angle BAC is
90º, then the locus of the centroid of the ∆ ABC has the equation :
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 1 (B) x
2
+ y
2
= 2 (C) 9

(x
2
+ y
2
) = 1 (D) 9

(x
2
+ y
2
) = 4
Q.87 The set of values of 'b' for which the origin and the point (1, 1) lie on the same side of the straight line,
a
2
x + a

by + 1 = 0 ∀ a ∈ R, b > 0 are :
(A) b ∈ (2, 4) (B) b ∈ (0, 2) (C) b ∈ [0, 2] (D) (2, ∞)
Q.88 If a
a
,
1 |
\

|
¹
| , b
b
,
1 |
\

|
¹
| , c
c
,
1 |
\

|
¹
| & d
d
,
1 |
\

|
¹
| are four distinct points on a circle of radius 4 units then,
abcd is equal to
(A) 4 (B) 1/4 (C) 1 (D) 16
Q.89 Triangle formed by the lines x + y = 0 , x – y = 0 and lx + my = 1. If l and m vary subject to the
condition l
2
+ m
2
= 1 then the locus of its circumcentre is
(A) (x
2
– y
2
)
2
= x
2
+ y
2
(B) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
= (x
2
– y
2
)
(C) (x
2
+ y
2
) = 4x
2
y
2
(D) (x
2
– y
2
)
2
= (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
Q.90 Tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin from each point on the line 2x + y = 4. Then
the equation to the locus of the middle point of the chord of contact is
(A) 2 (x
2
+ y
2
) = x + y (B) 2 (x
2
+ y
2
) = x + 2

y
(C) 4 (x
2
+ y
2
) = 2x + y (D) none
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Q.91 The co−ordinates of three points A(−4, 0) ; B(2, 1) and C(3, 1) determine the vertices of an equilateral
trapezium ABCD. The co−ordinates of the vertex D are :
(A) (6, 0) (B) (−

3, 0) (C) (−

5, 0) (D) (9, 0)
Q.92 ABCD is a square of unit area. A circle is tangent to two sides of ABCD and passes through exactly one
of its vertices. The radius of the circle is
(A)
2 2 −
(B)
1 2 −
(C)
2
1
(D)
2
1
Q.93 A parallelogram has 3 of its vertices as (1, 2), (3, 8) and (4, 1). The sum of all possible x-coordinates for
the 4
th
vertex is
(A) 11 (B) 8 (C) 7 (D) 6
Q.94 A pair of tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin and these tangents intersect at A
enclosing an angle of 60°. The area enclosed by these tangents and the arc of the circle is
(A)
3
2

6
π
(B)
3

3
π
(C)
3
π

6
3
(D) |
¹
|

\
| π

6
1 3
Q.95 The image of the pair of lines represented by ax
2
+ 2h xy + by
2
= 0 by the line mirror y = 0 is
(A) ax
2
− 2h xy − by
2
= 0 (B) bx
2
− 2h xy + ay
2
= 0
(C) bx
2
+ 2h xy + ay
2
= 0 (D) ax
2
− 2h xy + by
2
= 0
Q.96 A straight line with slope 2 and y-intercept 5 touches the circle, x
2
+ y
2
+ 16x + 12y + c = 0 at a point
Q. Then the coordinates of Q are
(A) (–6, 11) (B) (–9, –13) (C) (–10, – 15) (D) (–6, –7)
Q.97 The acute angle between two straight lines passing through the point M(−

6, −

8) and the points in which
the line segment 2x + y + 10 = 0 enclosed between the co-ordinate axes is divided in the ratio
1 : 2 : 2 in the direction from the point of its intersection with the x-axis to the point of intersection with the
y-axis is
(A) π/3 (B) π/4 (C) π/6 (D) π/12
Q.98 A variable circle cuts each of the circles x
2
+ y
2
− 2x = 0 & x
2
+ y
2
− 4x − 5 = 0 orthogonally. The
variable circle passes through two fixed points whose co−ordinates are :
(A)
− ±
|
\

|
¹
|
|
5 3
2
0 , (B)
− ±
|
\

|
¹
|
|
5 3 5
2
0 ,
(C)
− ±
|
\

|
¹
|
|
5 5 3
2
0 ,
(D)
− ±
|
\

|
¹
|
|
5 5
2
0 ,
Q.99 If in triangle ABC

, A ≡ (1, 10) , circumcentre

( )

1
3
2
3
,
and orthocentre

( )
11
3
4
3
,
then the
co-ordinates of mid-point of side opposite to A is :
(A) (1, −

11/3) (B) (1, 5) (C) (1, −

3) (D) (1, 6)
Q.100 The radical centre of three circles taken in pairs described on the sides of a triangle ABC as diametres is the
(A) centroid of the ∆ ABC (B) incentre of the ∆ ABC
(C) circumcentre o the ∆ ABC (D) orthocentre of the ∆ ABC
Q.101 The line x + y = p meets the axis of x & y at A & B respectively . A triangle APQ is inscribed in the
triangle OAB, O being the origin, with right angle at Q . P and Q lie respectively on OB and AB. If the
area of the triangle APQ is 3/8
th

of the area of the triangle OAB, then

AQ
BQ
is equal to :
(A) 2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1/3 (D) 3
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Q.102 Two circles are drawn through the points (1, 0) and (2, −

1) to touch the axis of y. They intersect at an angle
(A) cot
–1

3
4
(B) cos
−1
4
5
(C)
π
2
(D) tan
−1
1
Q.103 In a triangle ABC, side AB has the equation 2

x + 3

y = 29 and the side AC has the equation,
x + 2

y

= 16 . If the mid

point of BC is (5, 6) then the equation of BC is :
(A) x − y = − 1 (B) 5

x − 2

y = 13 (C) x + y = 11 (D) 3

x − 4

y = − 9
Q.104 If the line x cos

θ + y sin

θ = 2 is the equation of a transverse common tangent to the circles
x
2
+ y
2
= 4 and x
2
+ y
2
− 6 3

x − 6y + 20 = 0, then the value of θ is :
(A) 5π/6 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/3 (D) π/6
Q.105 ABC is an isosceles triangle. If the co-ordinates of the base are (1, 3) and (− 2, 7)

, then co-ordinates
of vertex A can be :
(A)
( )

1
2
5 , (B)
( )

1
8
5 , (C)
( )
5
6
5 , − (D)
( )
−7
1
8
,
Q.106 A circle is drawn with y-axis as a tangent and its centre at the point which is the reflection of (3, 4) in the
line y = x. The equation of the circle is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
– 6x – 8y + 16 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
– 8x – 6y + 16 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
– 8x – 6y + 9 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
– 6x – 8y + 9 = 0
Q.107 A is a point on either of two lines y +
3
x = 2 at a distance of
4
3
units from their point of intersection.
The co-ordinates of the foot of perpendicular from A on the bisector of the angle between them are
(A) −
|
\

|
¹
|
2
3
2 , (B) (0, 0) (C)
2
3
2 ,
|
\

|
¹
| (D) (0, 4)
Q.108 A circle of constant radius '

a

' passes through origin '

O

' and cuts the axes of co−ordinates in points P
and Q, then the equation of the locus of the foot of perpendicular from O to PQ is :
(A) (x
2
+ y
2
)
1 1
2 2
x y
+
|
\

|
¹
| = 4

a
2
(B) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2

1 1
2 2
x y
+
|
\

|
¹
| = a
2
(C) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2

1 1
2 2
x y
+
|
\

|
¹
| =

4

a
2
(D) (x
2
+ y
2
)
1 1
2 2
x y
+
|
\

|
¹
| = a
2
Q.109 Three straight lines are drawn through a point P lying in the interior of the ∆ ABC and parallel to its sides.
The areas of the three resulting triangles with P as the vertex are s
1
, s
2
and s
3
. The area of the triangle
in terms of s
1
, s
2
and s
3
is :
(A) s s s s s s
1 2 2 3 3 1
+ + (B) s s s
1 2 3
3
(C)
( )
s s s
1 2 3
2
+ + (D) none
Q.110 The circle passing through the distinct points (1, t)

, (t, 1)

&

(t, t) for all values of '

t

' , passes through
the point :
(A) (−

1, −

1) (B) (−

1, 1) (C) (1, −

1) (D) (1, 1)
Q.111 The sides of a ∆ ABC are 2x − y + 5 = 0 ; x + y − 5 = 0 and x − 2y − 5 = 0 . Sum of the tangents
of its interior angles is :
(A) 6 (B) 27/4 (C) 9 (D) none
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Q.112 If a circle of constant radius 3k passes through the origin 'O' and meets co-ordinate axes at A and B
then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= (2k)
2
(B) x
2
+ y
2
= (3k)
2
(C) x
2
+ y
2
= (4k)
2
(D) x
2
+ y
2
= (6k)
2
Q.113 Chords of the curve 4x
2
+ y
2
− x + 4y = 0 which subtend a right angle at the origin pass through a fixed
point whose co-ordinates are
(A)
1
5
4
5
, −
|
\

|
¹
| (B) −
|
\

|
¹
|
1
5
4
5
, (C)
1
5
4
5
,
|
\

|
¹
| (D) − −
|
\

|
¹
|
1
5
4
5
,
Q.114 Let x & y be the real numbers satisfying the equation x
2
− 4x + y
2
+ 3 = 0. If the maximum and minimum
values of x
2
+ y
2
are M & m respectively, then the numerical value of M − m is :
(A) 2 (B) 8 (C) 15 (D) none of these
Q.115 If the straight lines joining the origin and the points of intersection of the curve
5x
2
+ 12xy − 6y
2
+ 4x − 2y + 3 = 0 and x + ky − 1 = 0
are equally inclined to the co-ordinate axes then the value of k :
(A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to −

1
(C) is equal to 2 (D) does not exist in the set of real numbers .
Q.116 A line meets the co-ordinate axes in A & B. A circle is circumscribed about the triangle OAB. If
d
1
& d
2
are the distances of the tangent to the circle at the origin O from the points A and B respectively,
the diameter of the circle is :
(A)
2
d d 2
2 1
+
(B)
2
d 2 d
2 1
+
(C) d
1
+ d
2
(D)
2 1
2 1
d d
d d
+
Q.117 A pair of perpendicular straight lines is drawn through the origin forming with the line 2x + 3y = 6 an
isosceles triangle right angled at the origin. The equation to the line pair is :
(A) 5x
2
− 24xy − 5y
2
= 0 (B) 5x
2
− 26xy − 5y
2
= 0
(C) 5x
2
+ 24xy − 5y
2
= 0 (D) 5x
2
+ 26xy − 5y
2
= 0
Q.118 The equation of a line inclined at an angle
π
4
to the axis X, such that the two circles
x
2
+ y
2
= 4, x
2
+ y
2
– 10x – 14y + 65 = 0 intercept equal lengths on it, is
(A) 2x – 2y – 3 = 0 (B) 2x – 2y + 3 = 0 (C) x – y + 6 = 0 (D) x – y – 6 = 0
Q.119 If the line y = mx bisects the angle between the lines ax
2
+ 2h xy + by
2
= 0 then m is a root of the
(A) hx
2
+ (a − b)

x − h = 0 (B) x
2
+ h

(a − b)

x − 1 = 0
(C) (a − b)

x
2
+ hx − (a − b) = 0 (D) (a − b)

x
2
− hx − (a − b) = 0
Q.120 Tangents are drawn from any point on the circle x
2
+ y
2
= R
2
to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= r
2
. If the line joining
the points of intersection of these tangents with the first circle also touch the second, then R equals
(A) 2 r (B) 2r (C)
2
2 3
r

(D)
4
3 5
r

Q.121 An equilateral triangle has each of its sides of length 6 cm . If (x
1
, y
1
); (x
2
, y
2
) & (x
3
, y
3
) are its vertices
then the value of the determinant,
2
3 3
2 2
1 1
1 y x
1 y x
1 y x
is equal to :
(A) 192 (B) 243 (C) 486 (D) 972
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Q.122 A variable circle C has the equation
x
2
+ y
2
– 2(t
2
– 3t + 1)x – 2(t
2
+ 2t)y + t = 0, where t is a parameter.
If the power of point P(a,b) w.r.t. the circle C is constant then the ordered pair (a, b) is
(A)
|
¹
|

\
|

10
1
,
10
1
(B)
|
¹
|

\
|

10
1
,
10
1
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|
10
1
,
10
1
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
− −
10
1
,
10
1
Q.123 Points A & B are in the first quadrant; point 'O' is the origin . If the slope of OA is 1, slope of OB is 7 and
OA = OB, then the slope of AB is:
(A) − 1/5 (B) − 1/4 (C) − 1/3 (D) − 1/2
Q.124 Let C be a circle with two diameters intersecting at an angle of 30 degrees. A circle S is tangent to both
the diameters and to C, and has radius unity. The largest radius of C is
(A) 1 +
2 6 +
(B) 1 +
2 6 −
(C)
2 6 +
– 1 (D) none of these
Q.125 The co-ordinates of a point P on the line 2x − y + 5 = 0 such that PA − PB is maximum where A
is (4, −

2) and B is (2, −

4) will be :
(A) (11, 27) (B) (−

11, −

17) (C) (− 11, 17) (D) (0, 5)
Q.126 A straight line l
1
with equation x – 2y + 10 = 0 meets the circle with equation x
2
+ y
2
= 100 at B in the
first quadrant. A line through B, perpendicular to l
1
cuts the y-axis at P (0, t). The value of 't' is
(A) 12 (B) 15 (C) 20 (D) 25
Q.127 A variable circle C has the equation
x
2
+ y
2
– 2(t
2
– 3t + 1)x – 2(t
2
+ 2t)y + t = 0, where t is a parameter.
The locus of the centre of the circle is
(A) a parabola (B) an ellipse (C) a hyperbola (D) pair of straight lines
Q.128 Let a and b represent the length of a right triangle's legs. If d is the diameter
of a circle inscribed into the triangle, and D is the diameter of a circle
superscribed on the triangle, then d + D equals
(A) a + b (B) 2(a + b)
(C)
2
1
(a + b) (D)
2 2
b a +
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.129 The area of triangle ABC is 20 cm
2
. The co−ordinates of vertex A are (−

5, 0) and B are (3, 0). The
vertex C lies on the line,

x − y = 2 . The co−ordinates of C are
(A) (5, 3) (B) (−

3, −

5) (C) (−

5, −

7) (D) (7, 5)
Q.130 A point (x
1
, y
1
) is outside the circle, x
2
+ y
2
+ 2gx + 2fg + c = 0 with centre at the origin and AP, AQ are
tangents to the circle. Then :
(A) area of the quadriletral formed by the pair of tangents and the corresponding radii through the points
of contact is
( )( )
g f c x y gx fy c
2 2
1
2
1
2
1 1
2 2 + − + + + +
(B) equation of the circle circumscribing the ∆APQ is, x
2
+ y
2
+ x(g – x
1
) + y(f − y
1
) – (gx
1
+ fy
1
) = 0
(C) least radius of a circle passing through the points 'A' & the origin is,
( ) ( ) x g y f
1
2
1
2
+ + +
(D) the ∠ between the two tangent is,
( )( )
1
2
2 2 2
1
2 2
1
2
1
2
1 1
1
2
1
2
sin
( ) ( )

+ − + + + +
+ + +

g f c x y gx fy c
x g y f
Q.131 Let u ≡ ax + by + a

b
3
= 0 v ≡ bx − ay + b

a
3
= 0 a, b ∈ R be two straight lines. The equation of
the bisectors of the angle formed by k
1
u − k
2
v = 0 & k
1
u + k
2
v = 0 for non zero real k
1
& k
2
are:
(A) u = 0 (B) k
2
u + k
1
v = 0 (C) k
2
u − k
1
v = 0 (D) v = 0
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Q.132
x x −
1
cosθ
=
y y −
1
sinθ
= r

, represents :
(A) equation of a straight line, if θ

is constant &

r

is variable
(B) equation of a circle, if r is constant & θ is a variable
(C) a

straight line passing through a fixed point & having a known slope
(D) a

circle with a known centre & a given radius.
Q.133 All the points lying inside the triangle formed by the points (1, 3), (5, 6) & (−

1, 2) satisfy
(A) 3x + 2y ≥ 0 (B) 2x + y + 1 ≥ 0 (C) 2x + 3y − 12 ≥ 0 (D) −

2x + 11 ≥ 0
Q.134 The equations of the tangents drawn from the origin to the circle, x² + y² − 2rx − 2hy + h² = 0 are
(A) x = 0 (B) y = 0
(C) (h² − r²) x − 2rhy = 0 (D) (h² − r²)x + 2rhy = 0
Q.135 The co-ordinates of the fourth vertex of the parallelogram where three of its vertices are (−

3, 4);
(0, −

4) & (5, 2) can be :
(A) (8, −

6) (B) (2, 10) (C) (−

8, −

2) (D) none
Q.136 The equation of a circle with centre (4, 3) and touching the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 1 is :
(A) x
2
+ y
2
− 8x − 6y − 9 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
− 8x − 6y + 11 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
− 8x − 6y − 11 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
− 8x − 6y + 9 = 0
Q.137 Two vertices of the ∆ ABC are at the points A(−

1, −

1) and B(4, 5) and the third vertex lines on the
straight line y = 5(x − 3) . If the area of the ∆ is 19/2 then the possible co−ordinates of the vertex C are:
(A) (5, 10) (B) (3, 0) (C) (2, −

5) (D) (5, 4)
Q.138 A circle passes through the points (−

1, 1) , (0, 6) and (5, 5) . The point(s) on this circle, the tangent(s)
at which is/are parallel to the straight line joining the origin to its centre is/are :
(A) (1, −

5) (B) (5, 1) (C) (−

5, −

1) (D) (−

1, 5)
Q.139 Line
x
a
y
b
+
= 1 cuts the co−ordinate axes at A(a, 0) & B (0, b) & the line
x
a
y
b ′
+

= − 1 at
A′ (−a′, 0) & B′ (0, −b′). If the points A, B, A′, B′ are concyclic then the orthocentre of the triangle
ABA′ is:
(A) (0, 0) (B) (0, b') (C) 0 ,
aa
b
′ |
\

|
¹
|
(D) 0 ,
' bb
a
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.140 Point

M

moved along the circle (x − 4)
2
+ (y − 8)
2
= 20 . Then it broke away from it and moving along
a tangent to the circle, cuts the x−axis at the point (−

2, 0) . The co−ordinates of the point on the circle
at which the moving point broke away can be :
(A)

|
\

|
¹
|
3
5
46
5
,
(B) −
|
\

|
¹
|
2
5
44
5
, (C) (6, 4) (D) (3, 5)
Q.141 If one vertex of an equilateral triangle of side 'a' lies at the origin and the other lies on the line
x −
3

y = 0 then the co-ordinates of the third vertex are :
(A) (0, a) (B)
3
2 2
a a
, −
|
\

|
¹
|
|
(C) (0, − a) (D)

|
\

|
¹
|
|
3
2 2
a a
,
Q.142 The circles x
2
+ y
2
+ 2x + 4y − 20 = 0 & x
2
+ y
2
+ 6x − 8y + 10 = 0
(A) are such that the number of common tangents on them is 2
(B) are not orthogonal
(C) are such that the length of their common tangent is 5

(12/5)
1/4
(D) are such that the length of their common chord is 5
3
2
.
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Q.143 Two straight lines u = 0 and v = 0 passes through the origing forming an angle of
tan
−1
(7/9) with each other . If the ratio of the slopes of u = 0 and v = 0 is 9/2 then their equations are:
(A) y = 3x & 3y = 2x (B) 2y = 3x & 3y = x
(C) y + 3x = 0 & 3y + 2x = 0 (D) 2y + 3x = 0 & 3y + x = 0
Q.144 The centre(s) of the circle(s) passing through the points (0, 0) , (1, 0) and touching the circle
x
2
+ y
2
=9 is/are :
(A)
3
2
1
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(B)
1
2
3
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(C)
1
2
2
1 2
,
/
|
\

|
¹
|
(D)
1
2
2
1 2
,
/

|
\

|
¹
|
Q.145 Given two straight lines x − y − 7 = 0 and x − y + 3 = 0. Equation of a line which divides the distance
between them in the ratio 3 : 2 can be :
(A) x − y − 1 = 0 (B) x − y − 3 = 0 (C) y = x (D) x − y + 1 = 0
Q.146 The circles x
2
+ y
2
− 2x − 4y + 1 = 0 and x
2
+ y
2
+ 4x + 4y − 1 = 0
(A) touch internally
(B) touch externally
(C) have 3x + 4y − 1 = 0 as the common tangent at the point of contact.
(D) have 3x + 4y + 1 = 0 as the common tangent at the point of contact.
Q.147 Three vertices of a triangle are A(4, 3) ; B(1, −

1) and C(7, k) . Value(s) of k for which centroid,
orthocentre, incentre and circumcentre of the ∆ ABC lie on the same straight line is/are :
(A) 7 (B) −

1 (C) −

19/8 (D) none
Q.148 A and B are two fixed points whose co-ordinates are (3, 2) and (5, 4) respectively. The co-ordinates of
a point P if ABP is an equilateral triangle, is/are :
(A)
( )
4 3 3 3 − + ,
(B)
( )
4 3 3 3 + − ,
(C)
( )
3 3 4 3 − + ,
(D)
( )
3 3 4 3 + − ,
Q.149 Which of the following lines have the intercepts of equal lengths on the circle, x
2
+ y
2
− 2x + 4y = 0?
(A) 3x − y = 0 (B) x + 3y = 0 (C) x + 3y + 10 = 0 (D) 3x − y − 10 = 0
Q.150 Straight lines 2x + y = 5 and x − 2y = 3 intersect at the point A . Points B and C are chosen on these
two lines such that AB = AC . Then the equation of a line BC passing through the point (2, 3) is
(A) 3x − y − 3 = 0 (B) x + 3y − 11 = 0
(C) 3x + y − 9 = 0 (D) x − 3y + 7 = 0
Q.151 Equation of a straight line passing through the point (2, 3) and inclined at an angle of
arc

tan

1
2
with the line y + 2x = 5 is:
(A) y = 3 (B) x = 2 (C) 3x + 4y − 18 = 0 (D) 4x + 3y − 17 = 0
Q.152 The x

co-ordinates of the vertices of a square of unit area are the roots of the equation
x
2
− 3x + 2 = 0 and the y

co-ordinates of the vertices are the roots of the equation
y
2
− 3y + 2 = 0 then the possible vertices of the square is/are :
(A) (1, 1), (2, 1), (2, 2), (1, 2) (B) (−

1, 1), (−

2, 1), (−

2, 2), (−

1, 2)
(C) (2, 1), (1, −

1), (1, 2), (2, 2) (D) (−

2, 1), (−

1, −

1), (−

1, 2), (−

2, 2)
Q.153 Consider the equation y − y
1
= m (x − x
1
). If

m & x
1
are fixed and different lines are drawn for different
values of y
1
, then
(A) the lines will pass through a fixed point (B) there will be a set of parallel lines
(C) all the lines intersect the line x = x
1
(D) all the lines will be parallel to the line y = x
1
.
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Q.1 D Q.2 B Q.3 A Q.4 A Q.5 A Q.6 B Q.7 B
Q.8 A Q.9 C Q.10 B Q.11 A Q.12 D Q.13 C Q.14 C
Q.15 B Q.16 A Q.17 B Q.18 C Q.19 D Q.20 B Q.21 D
Q.22 B Q.23 B Q.24 A Q.25 C Q.26 A Q.27 B Q.28 C
Q.29 A Q.30 A Q.31 B Q.32 B Q.33 B Q.34 D Q.35 B
Q.36 A Q.37 A Q.38 C Q.39 D Q.40 D Q.41 B Q.42 D
Q.43 A Q.44 B Q.45 B Q.46 C Q.47 A Q.48 A Q.49 D
Q.50 A Q.51 D Q.52 D Q.53 B Q.54 C Q.55 A Q.56 C
Q.57 B Q.58 A Q.59 B Q.60 B Q.61 D Q.62 A Q.63 B
Q.64 B Q.65 D Q.66 B Q.67 D Q.68 B Q.69 D Q.70 D
Q.71 D Q.72 D Q.73 A Q.74 B Q.75 C Q.76 C Q.77 B
Q.78 D Q.79 C Q.80 C Q.81 D Q.82 A Q.83 C Q.84 A
Q.85 A Q.86 A Q.87 B Q.88 C Q.89 A Q.90 C Q.91 D
Q.92 A Q.93 D Q.94 B Q.95 D Q.96 D Q.97 B Q.98 B
Q.99 A Q.100 D Q.101 D Q.102 A Q.103 C Q.104 D Q.105 D
Q.106 C Q.107 B Q.108 C Q.109 C Q.110 D Q.111 B Q.112 A
Q.113 A Q.114 B Q.115 B Q.116 C Q.117 A Q.118 A Q.119 A
Q.120 B Q.121 D Q.122 B Q.123 D Q.124 A Q.125 B Q.126 C
Q.127 A Q.128 A
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.129 B,D Q.130 A,B,D Q.131 A,D Q.132 A,B,C,D
Q.133 A,B,D Q.134 A,C Q.135 A,B,C Q.136 C,D
Q.137 A,B Q.138 B,D Q.139 B,C Q.140 B,C
Q.141 A,B,C,D Q.142 A,C,D Q.143 A,B,C,D Q.144 C,D
Q.145 A,B Q.146 B,C Q.147 B,C Q.148 A,B
Q.149 A,B,C,D Q.150 A,B Q.151 B,C Q.152 A,B
Q.153 B,C
MATHEMATICS
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&
CIRCLES.
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Circle & Straight line
There are 125 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 Coordinates of the centre of the circle which bisects the circumferences of the circles
x
2
+ y
2
= 1 ; x
2
+ y
2
+ 2x – 3 = 0 and x
2
+ y
2
+ 2y – 3 = 0 is
(A) (–1, –1) (B) (3, 3) (C) (2, 2) (D) (– 2, – 2)
Q.2 One side of a square is inclined at an acute angle α with the positive x-axis, and one of its extremities is
at the origin. If the remaining three vertices of the square lie above the x-axis and the side of a square is
4, then the equation of the diagonal of the square which is not passing through the origin is
(A) (cos α + sin α) x + (cos α – sin α) y = 4 (B) (cos α + sin α) x – (cos α – sin α) y = 4
(C) (cos α – sin α) x + (cos α + sin α) y = 4 (D) (cos α – sin α) x – (cos α + sin α) y = 4 cos 2α
Q.3 The line 2x – y + 1 = 0 is tangent to the circle at the point (2, 5) and the centre of the circles lies on
x – 2y = 4. The radius of the circle is
(A)
5 3
(B)
3 5
(C)
5 2
(D)
2 5
Q.4 Given the family of lines, a

(2x + y + 4) + b

(x − 2y − 3) = 0 . Among the lines of the family, the number
of lines situated at a distance of 10 from the point M

(2, −

3) is :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) ∞
Q.5 The co-ordinate of the point on the circle x²

+

− 12x

− 4y

+ 30 = 0, which is

farthest from

the
origin are :
(A) (9

, 3) (B) (8

, 5) (C) (12

, 4) (D) none
Q.6 The area of triangle formed by the lines x + y – 3 = 0 , x – 3y + 9 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 1= 0
(A)
7
16
sq. units (B)
7
10
sq. units (C) 4 sq. units (D) 9 sq. units
Q.7 The number of common tangent(s) to the circles x²

+

+

2x

+

8y

23 = 0 and

+

4x

10y

+

19 = 0 is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.8 The four points whose co−ordinates are (2, 1), (1, 4), (4, 5), (5, 2) form :
(A) a rectangle which is not a square (B) a trapezium which is not a parallelogram
(C) a square (D) a rhombus which is not a square.
Q.9 From

the

point A

(0

, 3) on the circle x² +

4x

+

(y

3)² = 0 a chord AB is drawn

& extended to
a point

M such that

AM = 2

AB. The equation of the locus of M is :
(A)

+

8x

+ y² = 0 (B)

+

8x

+ (y

3)² = 0
(C)

(x

3)²

+

8x

+

y² = 0 (D)

+

8x

+

8y² = 0
Q.10 A ray of light passing through the point

A

(1, 2) is reflected at a point B on the x

axis and then passes
through (5, 3) . Then the equation of AB is :
(A) 5x + 4y = 13 (B) 5x − 4y = −

3
(C) 4x + 5y = 14 (D) 4x − 5y = − 6
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Q.11 Two circles of radii 4

cms & 1

cm touch each other externally and θ is the angle contained

by

their
direct

common

tangents. Then sin

θ =
(A)
24
25
(B)
12
25
(C)
3
4
(D) none
Q.12 If A & B are the points (−

3, 4) and (2, 1), then the co−ordinates of the point C on AB produced such
that AC = 2

BC

are :
(A) (2, 4) (B) (3, 7) (C) (7, −2) (D) −

1
2
5
2
,
Q.13 The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x
2
+ y
2

ax

by = 0 which subtend a right angle
at
a
2
b
2
,

is :
(A)

ax

+

by = 0 (B)

ax

+

by = a
2
+

b
2
(C) x
2
+

y
2

ax

by

+

8
b a
2 2
+
= 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2

ax

by −

8
b a
2 2
+
= 0
Q.14 The base BC of a triangle ABC is bisected at the point (p, q) and the equation to the side AB & AC are
px + qy = 1 & qx + py = 1 . The equation of the median through A is :
(A) (p − 2q)

x + (q − 2p)

y + 1 = 0
(B) (p + q) (x + y) − 2 = 0
(C) (2pq − 1) (px + qy − 1) = (p
2
+ q
2
− 1) (qx + py − 1)
(D) none
Q.15 From (3

, 4) chords are drawn to the circle x² + y²

4x = 0 . The

locus of

the mid points of

the
chords

is :
(A) x² + y²

5x

4y + 6 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x

4y + 6 = 0
(C) x² + y²

5x + 4y + 6 = 0 (D) x² + y²

5x

4y

6 = 0
Q.16 The lines y − y
1
= m (x − x
1
) ± a 1
2
+ m are tangents to the same circle . The radius of the circle is :
(A) a/2 (B) a (C) 2a (D) none
Q.17 The centre of the smallest circle touching the circles x² + y²

2y

3 = 0 and
x² + y²

8x

18y + 93 = 0 is :
(A) (3

, 2) (B) (4

, 4) (C) (2

, 7) (D) (2

, 5)
Q.18 If a, b, c

are in harmonical progression then the line, bcx + cay + ab = 0 passes through a fixed point
whose co−ordinates are :
(A) (1, 2) (B) (−

1, 2) (C) (−

1, −

2) (D) (1, −

2)
Q.19 A rhombus is inscribed in the region common to the two circles x
2
+ y
2

4x

12 = 0 and
x
2
+ y
2
+ 4x

12 = 0 with two of its vertices on the line joining the centres of the circles. The area of the
rhombous is :
(A) 8 3 sq.units (B) 4 3 sq.units (C) 16 3 sq.units (D) none
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Q.20 A variable straight line passes through the points of intersection of the lines, x + 2y = 1 and
2x − y = 1 and meets the co−ordinate axes in A & B . The locus of the middle point of AB is :
(A) x + 3y − 10xy = 0 (B) x − 3y + 10xy = 0
(C) x + 3y + 10xy = 0 (D) none
Q.21 In a right triangle ABC, right angled at A, on the leg AC as diameter, a semicircle is described. The chord
joining A with the point of intersection D of the hypotenuse and the semicircle, then the length AC equals
to
(A)

+
2 2
(B)

+
(C)
(D)

2 2
Q.22 A variable straight line passes through a fixed point (a, b) intersecting the co−ordinates axes at A & B. If
'O' is the origin then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is :
(A) bx + ay − 3xy = 0 (B) bx + ay − 2xy = 0
(C) ax + by − 3xy = 0 (D) none
Q.23 The equation of the circle having the lines y
2

2y

+

4x

2xy = 0 as its normals & passing through the
point (2

, 1) is :
(A) x
2
+

y
2

2x

4y + 3 = 0 (B) x
2
+

y
2

2x

+

4y

5 = 0
(C) x
2
+

y
2
+

2x

+

4y

13 = 0 (D) none
Q.24 If P = (1, 0) ; Q = (−1, 0)

& R = (2, 0) are three given points, then the locus of the points S satisfying
the relation,

SQ
2
+ SR
2
= 2

SP
2

is :
(A) a straight line parallel to x−axis (B) a circle passing through the origin
(C) a circle with the centre at the origin (D) a straight line parallel to y−axis .
Q.25 If a circle passes through the point (a

, b) & cuts the circle x²

+ y² = K² orthogonally, then the
equation of the locus of its centre is :
(A) 2ax

+ 2by

(a²

+ b²

+ K²) = 0 (B) 2ax

+ 2by

(a²

+

K²) = 0
(C) x²

+

3ax

4by

+

(a²

+

K²) = 0 (D) x²

+

2ax

3by

+

(a²

K²) = 0
Q.26 The co−ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle bounded by the lines, 4x

7y

+

10 = 0; x + y=5 and
7x + 4y = 15 is :
(A) (2, 1) (B) (−

1, 2) (C) (1, 2) (D) (1, −

2)
Q.27 The distance between the chords of contact of tangents to the

circle ; x
2
+

y
2
+

2gx+2fy+ c=0 from
the origin

& the point (g

, f) is :
(A) g f
2 2
+ (B)
g f c
2 2
2
+ −
(C)
g f c
g f
2 2
2 2
2
+ −
+
(D)
g f c
g f
2 2
2 2
2
+ +
+
Q.28 The equation of the pair of bisectors of the angles between two straight lines is,
12x
2
− 7xy − 12y
2
= 0 . If the equation of one line is 2y − x = 0 then the equation of the other line is :
(A) 41x − 38y = 0 (B) 38x − 41y = 0 (C) 38x + 41y = 0 (D) 41x + 38y = 0
Q.29 The points A

(a

, 0)

,

B

(0

, b)

,

C (c

,

0) & D

(0

, d) are such that ac = bd & a, b, c, d are all non-zero.
Then the points :
(A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle
(C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic
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Q.30 The line joining two points A

(2, 0) ; B

(3, 1)

is rotated about A in the anticlock wise direction through
an angle of 15º . The equation of the line in the new position is :
(A) x − 3 y − 2 = 0 (B) x − 2y − 2 = 0 (C) 3 x − y − 2 3 = 0 (D) none
Q.31 The locus of the centers of the circles which cut the circles x
2
+

y
2
+

4x

6y + 9 = 0 and
x
2
+

y
2

5x

+

4y

2 = 0 orthogonally is
(A) 9x

+

10y

7 = 0 (B) x

y

+

2 = 0
(C) 9x

10y

+

11 = 0 (D) 9x

+

10y

+

7 = 0
Q.32 Area of the rhombus bounded by the four lines, ax ± by ± c = 0 is :
(A)
c
ab
2
2
(B)
2
2
c
ab
(C)
4
2
c
ab
(D)
ab
c 4
2
Q.33 Given A ≡ (1, 1) and AB is any line through it cutting the x-axis in B. If AC is perpendicular to AB and
meets the y-axis in C, then the equation of locus of mid- point P of BC is
(A) x + y = 1 (B) x + y = 2 (C) x + y = 2xy (D) 2x + 2y = 1
Q.34 The locus of the centers of the circles such that the point (2

,

3) is the mid point of the chord
5x

+

2y = 16 is :
(A) 2x

5y + 11 = 0 (B) 2x

+

5y

11 = 0
(C) 2x

+

5y

+

11 = 0 (D) none
Q.35 A stick of length 10 units rests against the floor & a wall of a room . If the stick begins to slide on the floor
then the locus of its middle point is :
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 2.5 (B) x
2
+ y
2
= 25 (C) x
2
+ y
2
= 100 (D) none
Q.36 The

locus

of

the

mid points of the

chords of the circle x²

+

+

4x

6y

12 = 0 which subtend an angle
of
π
3
radians at its circumference is :
(A) (x

2)² + (y + 3)² = 6.25 (B) (x + 2)² + (y

3)² = 6.25
(C) (x + 2)² + (y

3)² = 18.75 (D) (x + 2)² + (y + 3)² = 18.75
Q.37 Through a given point P

(a, b) a straight line is drawn to meet the axes at Q & R. If the parallelogram
OQSR is completed then the equation of the locus of S is
(given 'O' is the origin) :
(A)
a
x
+
b
y
= 1 (B)
a
y
+
b
x
= 1 (C)
a
x
+
b
y
= 2 (D)
a
y
+
b
x
= 2
Q.38 The points (x
1
, y
1
)

, (x
2
, y
2
)

, (x
1
, y
2
) & (x
2
, y
1
) are always :
(A) collinear (B) concyclic
(C) vertices of a square (D) vertices of a rhombus
Q.39 The number of possible straight lines , passing through (2, 3) and forming a triangle with coordinate axes,
whose area is 12 sq. units , is
(A) one (B) two (C) three (D) four
Q.40 Two mutually perpendicular straight lines through the origin from an isosceles triangle with the line
2x + y = 5 . Then the area of the triangle is :
(A) 5 (B) 3 (C) 5/2 (D) 1
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Q.41 The angle at which the circles (x – 1)
2
+ y
2
= 10 and x
2
+ (y – 2)
2
= 5 intersect is
(A)
6
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D)
2
π
Q.42 A pair of straight lines x
2
– 8x + 12 = 0 and y
2
– 14y + 45 = 0 are forming a square.
Co-ordinates of the centre of the circle inscribed in the square are
(A) (3, 6) (B) (4, 7) (C) (4, 8) (D) none
Q.43 The value of 'c' for which the set, {(x, y)x
2
+ y
2
+ 2x ≤ 1} ∩

{(x, y)x − y + c ≥ 0} contains only
one point in common is :
(A) (−

∞, −

1] ∪ [3, ∞) (B) {−

1, 3}
(C) {−

3} (D) {−

1 }
Q.44 Co-ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle whose vertices are A(0, 0) , B(3, 4) and C(4, 0) is
(A) (3, 1) (B) (3, 4) (C) (3, 3) (D)

4
3
, 3
Q.45 Three lines x + 2y + 3 = 0 ; x + 2y – 7 = 0 and 2x – y – 4 = 0 form the three sides of two squares. The
equation to the fourth side of each square is
(A) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 (B) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0
(C) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (D) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0
Q.46 P is a point (a, b) in the first quadrant. If the two circles which pass through P and touch both the
co-ordinate axes cut at right angles, then :
(A) a
2
− 6ab + b
2
= 0 (B) a
2
+ 2ab − b
2
= 0
(C) a
2
− 4ab + b
2
= 0 (D) a
2
− 8ab + b
2
= 0
Q.47 If the vertices P and Q of a triangle PQR are given by (2, 5) and (4, –11) respectively, and the point R
moves along the line N: 9x + 7y + 4 = 0, then the locus of the centroid of the triangle PQR is a straight
line parallel to
(A) PQ (B) QR (C) RP (D) N
Q.48 The range of values of 'a' such that the angle

θ

between the pair of tangents drawn from the point
(a, 0) to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 1 satisfies
π
2
< θ < π is :
(A) (1, 2) (B)
( )
1 2 ,
(C)
( )
− − 2 1 ,
(D)
( )
− − 2 1 ,

( )
1 2 ,
Q.49 The points A(a, 0), B(0, b), C(c, 0) & D(0, d) are such that ac = bd & a, b, c, d are all non−zero. The
the points :
(A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle
(C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic
Q.50 If (α, β) is a point on the circle whose centre is on the x -axis and which touches the line x + y = 0 at
(2, –2), then the greatest value of α is
(A) 4 –
2
(B) 6 (C) 4 + 2
2
(D) 4 +
2
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Q.51 Distance of the point (2, 5) from the line 3x + y + 4 = 0 measured parallel to the line 3x − 4y + 8 = 0 is
(A) 15/2 (B) 9/2 (C) 5 (D) None
Q.52 Three concentric circles of which the biggest is x
2
+ y
2
= 1, have their radii in A.P. If the line
y = x + 1 cuts all the circles in real and distinct points. The interval in which the common difference of the
A.P. will lie is
(A) 0
1
4
,

(B)
0
1
2 2
,

(C) 0
2 2
4
,

(D) none
Q.53 Given
x
a
y
b
+
= 1 and ax + by = 1 are two variable lines, 'a' and 'b' being the parameters connected by
the relation a
2
+ b
2
= ab. The locus of the point of intersection has the equation
(A) x
2
+ y
2
+ xy − 1 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
– xy + 1 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
+ xy + 1 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
– xy – 1 = 0
Q.54 The chord of contact of the tangents drawn from a point on the circle, x
2
+ y
2
= a
2
to the circle
x
2
+ y
2
= b
2

touches the circle x
2
+ y
2
= c
2
then a, b, c are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) A.G.P.
Q.55 A light beam emanating from the point A(3, 10) reflects from the line 2x + y - 6 = 0 and then passes
through the point B(5, 6) . The equation of the incident and reflected beams are

respectively :
(A) 4

x − 3

y + 18 = 0 & y = 6 (B) x − 2

y + 8 = 0 & x = 5
(C) x + 2

y − 8 = 0 & y = 6 (D) none of these
Q.56 If the two circles, x
2
+ y
2
+ 2 g
1
x + 2 f
1
y = 0 & x
2
+ y
2
+ 2 g
2
x + 2 f
2
y = 0 touch each then:
(A) f
1
g
1
= f
2
g
2
(B)
f
g
1
1
=
f
g
2
2
(C) f
1
f
2
= g
1
g
2
(D) none
Q.57 If P ≡
1
x
p
p
,

; Q =
1
x
q
q
,

; R =
1
x
r
r
,

 where x
k
≠ 0, denotes the

kth term of an H.P. for
k ∈ N, then :
(A) Ar. (∆ PQR) =
p q r
p q q r r p
2 2 2
2 2 2
2
( ) ( ) ( ) − + − + −
(B) ∆ PQR is a right angled triangle
(C) the points P, Q, R are collinear
(D) none
Q.58 Tangents are drawn to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 1 at the points where it is met by the circles,
x
2
+ y
2
− (λ + 6)

x + (8 − 2

λ) y − 3 = 0 . λ

being the variable . The locus of the point of intersection of
these tangents is :
(A) 2x

y

+

10 = 0 (B) x

+

2y

10 = 0 (C) x

2y

+

10 = 0 (D) 2x

+

y

10 = 0
Q.59 The acute angle between two straight lines passing through the point M(−

6, −

8) and the points in which
the line segment 2x + y + 10 = 0 enclosed between the co-ordinate axes is divided in the ratio
1 : 2 : 2 in the direction from the point of its intersection with the x

axis to the point of intersection with
the y

axis is :
(A) π/3 (B) π/4 (C) π/6 (D) π/12
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Q.60 B & C are fixed points having co−ordinates (3, 0) and (−

3, 0) respectively . If the vertical angle BAC
is 90º, then the locus of the centroid of the ∆ ABC has the equation :
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 1 (B) x
2
+ y
2
= 2 (C) 9

(x
2
+ y
2
) = 1 (D) 9

(x
2
+ y
2
) = 4
Q.61 Chords of the curve 4x
2
+ y
2
− x + 4y = 0 which subtend a right angle at the origin pass through a fixed
point whose co-ordinates are :
(A)
1
5
4
5
, −

 (B) −

1
5
4
5
, (C)
1
5
4
5
,

 (D) − −

1
5
4
5
,
Q.62 If a
a
,
1 

 , b
b
,
1 

 , c
c
,
1 

 & d
d
,
1 

 are four distinct points on a circle of radius 4 units then,
abcd is equal to
(A) 4 (B) 1/4 (C) 1 (D) 16
Q.63 The pair of straight lines x
2
− 4xy + y
2
= 0 together with the line x + y + 4
6
= 0 form a triangle which
is :
(A) right angled but not isosceles (B) right isosceles
(C) scalene (D) equilateral
Q.64 If two chords, each bisected by the

x

axis can be drawn to the circle,
2 (x
2
+ y
2
) − 2ax − by = 0 (a ≠ 0 , b ≠ 0) from the point (a, b/2) then :
(A) a
2
> 8b
2
(B) b
2
> 2a
2
(C) a
2
> 2b
2
(D) a
2
= 2b
2
Q.65 If the line y = mx bisects the angle between the lines ax
2
+ 2h xy + by
2
= 0 then m is a root of the
(A) hx
2
+ (a − b)

x − h = 0 (B) x
2
+ h

(a − b)

x − 1 = 0
(C) (a − b)

x
2
+ hx − (a − b) = 0 (D) (a − b)

x
2
− hx − (a − b) = 0
Q.66 Tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin from each point on the line 2x + y = 4. Then
the equation to the locus of the middle point of the chord of contact is
(A) 2 (x
2
+ y
2
) = x + y (B) 2 (x
2
+ y
2
) = x + 2

y
(C) 4 (x
2
+ y
2
) = 2x + y (D) none
Q.67 An equilateral triangle has each of its sides of length 6 cm . If (x
1
, y
1
) ; (x
2
, y
2
) & (x
3
, y
3
) are its vertices
then the value of the determinant,
2
3 3
2 2
1 1
1 y x
1 y x
1 y x
is equal to :
(A) 192 (B) 243 (C) 486 (D) 972
Q.68 Two circles whose radii are equal to 4 and 8 intersect at right angles. The length of their common chord is
(A)
16
5
(B) 8 (C) 4
6
(D)
8 5
5
Q.69 Points A & B are in the first quadrant ; point 'O' is the origin . If the slope of OA is 1, slope of OB is 7
and OA = OB, then the slope of AB is :
(A) − 1/5 (B) − 1/4 (C) − 1/3 (D) − 1/2
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Q.70 T h e c o m m o n c h o r d o f t w o i n t e r s e c t i n g c i r c l e s c
1
& c
2

can be seen from their centres at the angles of
90º and 60º respectively . If the distance between their centres is equal to
3
+ 1 then the radii of c
1
& c
2
are :
(A)
3
& 3 (B)
2
& 2
2
(C)
2
& 2 (D) 2
2
& 4
Q.71 The co-ordinates of a point P on the line 2x − y + 5 = 0 such that PA − PB is maximum where A
is (4, −

2) and B is (2, −

4) will be :
(A) (11, 27) (B) (−

11, −

17) (C) (− 11, 17) (D) (0, 5)
Q.72 Three circles lie on a plane so that each of them externally touches the other two. Two of them has radius
3, the third having radius unity . If A, B & C are the points of tangency of the circles then the area of the
triangle ABC is
(A)
4
7 9
(B)
8
7 9
(C)
16
3 9
(D) none
Q.73 Let the co-ordinates of the two points

A & B be (1, 2) and (7, 5) respectively. The line AB is rotated
through 45º

in anti clockwise direction about the point of trisection of AB which is nearer to B. The
equation of the line in new position is :
(A) 2x − y − 6 = 0 (B) x − y − 1 = 0
(C) 3x − y − 11 = 0 (D) none of these
Q.74 A pair of tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin and these tangents intersect at A
enclosing an angle of 60°. The area enclosed by these tangents and the arc of the circle is
(A)
3
2

6
π
(B)
3

3
π
(C)
3
π

6
3
(D) 

 π

6
1 3
Q.75 The true set of real values of

λ

for which the point P with co-ordinate (λ, λ
2
) does not lie inside the
triangle formed by the lines, x − y = 0 ; x + y − 2 = 0 & x + 3 = 0 is :
(A) (−

∞, −

2] (B) [0, ∞] (C) [−

2, 0] (D) (−

∞, −

2] ∪ [0, ∞]
Q.76 If the line x cos

θ + y sin

θ = 2 is the equation of a transverse common tangent to the circles
x
2
+ y
2
= 4 and x
2
+ y
2
− 6 3

x − 6y + 20 = 0, then the value of θ is :
(A) 5π/6 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/3 (D) π/6
Q.77 The graph of the function, cos

x cos (x

+ 2) − cos
2
(x

+

1) is :
(A) a straight line passing through (0

, −

sin
2
1) with slope 2
(B) a straight line passing through (0 , 0)
(C) a parabola with vertex (1

, − sin
2
1)
(D) a straight line passing through the point
π
2
1
2
, sin −

& parallel to the x−axis .
Q.78 A circle is drawn with y-axis as a tangent and its centre at the point which is the reflection of (3, 4) in the
line y = x. The equation of the circle is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
– 6x – 8y + 16 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
– 8x – 6y + 16 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
– 8x – 6y + 9 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
– 6x – 8y + 9 = 0
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Q.79 Let PQR be a right angled isosceles triangle, right angled at P (2, 1). If the equation of the line QR is
2x + y = 3, then the equation representing the pair of lines PQ and PR is
(A) 3x
2

3y
2
+

8xy +

20x

+

10y + 25 = 0 (B) 3x
2

3y
2
+

8xy

20x

10y + 25 = 0
(C) 3x
2

3y
2
+ 8xy

+

10x

+

15y + 20 = 0 (D) 3x
2

3y
2
− 8xy

10x

15y − 20 = 0
Q.80 A circle of constant radius '

a

' passes through origin '

O

' and cuts the axes of co−ordinates in points P
and Q, then the equation of the locus of the foot of perpendicular from O to PQ is :
(A) (x
2
+ y
2
)
1 1
2 2
x y
+

 = 4

a
2
(B) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2

1 1
2 2
x y
+

 = a
2
(C) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2

1 1
2 2
x y
+

 =

4

a
2
(D) (x
2
+ y
2
)
1 1
2 2
x y
+

 = a
2
Q.81 A is a point on either of two lines y +
3
x = 2 at a distance of
4
3
units from their point of intersection.
The co-ordinates of the foot of perpendicular from A on the bisector of the angle between them are
(A) −

2
3
2 , (B) (0, 0) (C)
2
3
2 ,

 (D) (0, 4)
Q.82 The circle passing through the distinct points (1, t)

, (t, 1)

&

(t, t) for all values of '

t

' , passes through
the point :
(A) (−

1, −

1) (B) (−

1, 1) (C) (1, −

1) (D) (1, 1)
Q.83 In a triangle ABC, side AB has the equation 2

x + 3

y = 29 and the side AC has the equation

,
x + 2

y

= 16 . If the mid

point of BC is (5, 6) then the equation of BC is :
(A) x − y = − 1 (B) 5

x − 2

y = 13 (C) x + y = 11 (D) 3

x − 4

y = − 9
Q.84 If a circle of constant radius 3k passes through the origin 'O' and meets co-ordinate axes at A and B
then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= (2k)
2
(B) x
2
+ y
2
= (3k)
2
(C) x
2
+ y
2
= (4k)
2
(D) x
2
+ y
2
= (6k)
2
Q.85 The circumcentre of the triangle formed by the lines

, x

y + 2

x + 2

y + 4 = 0 and x + y + 2 = 0 is
(A) (− 2, − 2) (B) (− 1, − 1) (C) (0, 0) (D) (− 1, − 2)
Q.86 The locus of the mid−points of the chords of the circle x
2
+ y
2
− 2x − 4y − 11 = 0 which subtend 60
0
at
the centre is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
− 4x − 2y − 7 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
+ 4x + 2y − 7 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
− 2x − 4y − 7 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
+ 2x + 4y + 7 = 0
Q.87 ABC is an isosceles triangle . If the co-ordinates of the base are (1, 3) and (− 2, 7)

,
then co-ordinates of vertex A can be :
(A)
( )

1
2
5 , (B)
( )

1
8
5 , (C)
( )
5
6
5 , − (D)
( )
−7
1
8
,
Q.88 Tangents are drawn from (4, 4) to the circle x
2
+ y
2
− 2x − 2y − 7 = 0 to meet the circle at A and B. The
length of the chord AB is
(A) 2 3 (B) 3 2 (C) 2 6 (D) 6 2
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Q.89 The line x + y = p meets the axis of x & y at A & B respectively . A triangle APQ is inscribed in the
triangle OAB, O being the origin, with right angle at Q . P and Q lie respectively on OB and AB . If the
area of the triangle APQ is 3/8
th

of the area of the triangle OAB, then

AQ
BQ
is equal to :
(A) 2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1/3 (D) 3
Q.90 The equation of the image of the circle x
2
+ y
2
+ 16x − 24y + 183 = 0 by the line mirror
4x + 7y + 13 = 0 is:
(A) x
2
+ y
2
+ 32x − 4y + 235 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
+ 32x + 4y − 235 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
+ 32x − 4y − 235 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
+ 32x + 4y + 235 = 0
Q.91 If in triangle ABC

, A ≡ (1, 10) , circumcentre

( )

1
3
2
3
,
and orthocentre

( )
11
3
4
3
,
then the
co-ordinates of mid-point of side opposite to A is :
(A) (1, −

11/3) (B) (1, 5) (C) (1, −

3) (D) (1, 6)
Q.92 Let x & y be the real numbers satisfying the equation x
2
− 4x + y
2
+ 3 = 0. If the maximum and minimum
values of x
2
+ y
2
are M & m respectively, then the numerical value of M − m is :
(A) 2 (B) 8 (C) 15 (D) none of these
Q.93 If the straight lines

, ax + amy + 1 = 0 , b

x + (m + 1) b

y + 1 = 0 and cx + (m + 2)cy + 1 = 0,
m

≠ 0 are concurrent then a, b, c are in :
(A) A.P. only for m = 1 (B) A.P. for all m
(C) G.P. for all m (D) H.P. for all m.
Q.94 A line meets the co-ordinate axes in A & B. A circle is circumscribed about the triangle OAB. If d
1
& d
2
are the distances of the tangent to the circle at the origin O from the points A and B respectively, the
diameter of the circle is :
(A)
2
2
1 2
d d +
(B)
d d
1 2
2
2
+
(C) d
1
+ d
2
(D)
d d
d d
1 2
1 2
+
Q.95 If

x
1
, y
1

are the roots of x
2
+ 8 x

− 20 =

0

,

x
2
, y
2
are the roots of 4

x
2
+ 32

x − 57 = 0 and
x
3
, y
3

are the roots of 9

x
2
+ 72

x − 112

=

0

, then the points, (x
1
, y
1
) , (x
2
, y
2
) & (x
3
, y
3
)
(A) are collinear (B) form an equilateral triangle
(C) form a right angled isosceles triangle (D) are concyclic
Q.96 Two concentric circles are such that the smaller divides the larger into two regions of equal area. If the
radius of the smaller circle is 2

,

then the length of the tangent from any point '

P

' on the larger circle to
the smaller circle is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 2 (D) none
Q.97 Triangle formed by the lines x + y = 0 , x – y = 0 and lx + my = 1. If l and m vary subject to the
condition l
2
+ m
2
= 1 then the locus of its circumcentre is
(A) (x
2
– y
2
)
2
= x
2
+ y
2
(B) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
= (x
2
– y
2
)
(C) (x
2
+ y
2
) = 4x
2
y
2
(D) (x
2
– y
2
)
2
= (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
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Q.98 The equation of a line inclined at an angle
π
4
to the axis X, such that the two circles
x
2
+ y
2
= 4, x
2
+ y
2
– 10x – 14y + 65 = 0 intercept equal lengths on it, is
(A) 2x – 2y – 3 = 0 (B) 2x – 2y + 3 = 0 (C) x – y + 6 = 0 (D) x – y – 6 = 0
Q.99 The co−ordinates of three points A(−4, 0) ; B(2, 1) and C(3, 1) determine the vertices of an equilateral
trapezium ABCD . The co−ordinates of the vertex D are :
(A) (6, 0) (B) (−

3, 0) (C) (−

5, 0) (D) (9, 0)
Q.100 Tangents are drawn from any point on the circle x
2
+ y
2
= R
2
to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= r
2
. If the line joining
the points of intersection of these tangents with the first circle also touch the second, then R equals
(A) 2 r (B) 2r (C)
2
2 3
r

(D)
4
3 5
r

Q.101 The image of the pair of lines represented by ax
2
+ 2h xy + by
2
= 0 by the line mirror y = 0 is
(A) ax
2
− 2h xy − by
2
= 0 (B) bx
2
− 2h xy + ay
2
= 0
(C) bx
2
+ 2h xy + ay
2
= 0 (D) ax
2
− 2h xy + by
2
= 0
Q.102 Pair of tangents are drawn from every point on the line 3x + 4y = 12 on the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 4. Their
variable chord of contact always passes through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are
(A)

4
3
,
3
4
(B)

4
3
,
4
3
(C) (1, 1) (D)

3
4
, 1
Q.103 The set of values of 'b' for which the origin and the point (1, 1) lie on the same side of the straight line,
a
2
x + a

by + 1 = 0 ∀ a ∈ R, b > 0 are :
(A) b ∈ (2, 4) (B) b ∈ (0, 2) (C) b ∈ [0, 2] (D) (2, ∞)
Q.104 The equation of the circle symmetric to the circle x
2
+ y
2
– 2x – 4y + 4 = 0 about the line
x – y = 3 is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
– 10x + 4y + 28 = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
+ 6x + 8 = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
– 14x – 2y + 49 = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
+ 8x + 2y + 16 = 0
Q.105 Which one of the following statement is True ?
(A) The lines 2x + 3y + 19 = 0

and

9x + 6y − 17 = 0 cut the coordinate axes in concyclic points.
(B) The circumcentre, orthocentre, incentre and centroid of the triangle formed by the points A(1, 2) ,
B(4, 6) , C(−

2, −

1) are colinear .
(C) The mid point of the sides of a triangle are (1, 2) , (3, 1)

&

(5, 5) . The orthocentre of the triangle
has the co−ordinates (3, 1) .
(D) Equat ion of t he line pair t hrough the origin and perpendicular t o t he line pair
x

y − 3

y
2
+ y − 2

x + 10

=

0 is 3

y
2
+ x

y = 0
Q.106 The locus of the centre of a circle which touches externally the circle ,
x² + y² − 6x − 6y + 14 = 0 & also touches the y-axis is given by the equation :
(A) x² − 6x − 10y + 14 = 0 (B) x² − 10x − 6y + 14 = 0
(C) y² − 6x − 10y + 14 = 0 (D) y² − 10x − 6y + 14 = 0
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Q.107 The co-ordinates of the vertices P, Q, R & S of square PQRS inscribed in the triangle ABC with vertices
A ≡ (0, 0) , B ≡ (3, 0) & C ≡ (2, 1) given that two of its vertices P, Q are on the side AB are respectively
(A)
1
4
0
3
8
0
3
8
1
8
1
4
1
8
, , , , , & ,

(B)
1
2
0
3
4
0
3
4
1
4
1
2
1
4
, , , , , & ,

(C) (1, 0) ,
3
2
0
3
3
1
2
1
1
2
, , , & ,

(D)
3
2
0
9
4
0
9
4
3
4
3
2
3
4
, , , , , & ,

Q.108 The equation of the locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle
4x
2
+ 4y
2
− 12x + 4y + 1 = 0 that subtend an angle of
3

at its centre is
(A) 16(x² + y²) − 48x + 16y + 31 = 0 (B) 16(x² + y²) − 48x – 16y + 31 = 0
(C) 16(x² + y²) + 48x + 16y + 31 = 0 (D) 16(x² + y²) + 48x – 16y + 31 = 0
Q.109 The line 2x + 3y = 12 meets the x

-

axis at A and the y

-

axis at B . The line through (5, 5) perpendicular
to AB meets the x

-

axis, y

-

axis & the line AB at C, D, E respectively. If O is the origin, then the area of
the OCEB is :
(A)
3
20
sq. units (B)
3
23
sq. units (C)
3
26
sq. units (D)
9
52 5
sq. units
Q.110 In the xy plane, the segment with end points (3, 8) and (–5, 2) is the diameter of the circle. The point
(k, 10) lies on the circle for
(A) no value of k (B) exactly one integral k
(C) exacly one non integral k (D) two real values of k
Q.111 Let A ≡ (3, 2) and B ≡ (5, 1). ABP is an equilateral triangle is constructed on the side of AB remote from
the origin then the orthocentre of triangle ABP is
(A)
4
1
2
3
3
2
3 − −

,
(B)
4
1
2
3
3
2
3 + +

,
(C)
4
1
6
3
3
2
1
3
3 − −

,
(D)
4
1
6
3
3
2
1
3
3 + +

,
Q.112 The vertex of a right angle of a right angled triangle lies on the straight line 2x + y – 10 = 0 and the two
other vertices, at points (2, –3) and (4, 1) then the area of triangle in sq. units is
(A)
10
(B) 3 (C)
33
5
(D) 11
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Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.113 Let u ≡ ax + by + a

b
3
= 0 v ≡ bx − ay + b

a
3
= 0 a, b ∈ R be two straight lines. The equation of
the bisectors of the angle formed by k
1
u − k
2
v = 0 & k
1
u + k
2
v = 0 for non zero real k
1
& k
2
are:
(A) u = 0 (B) k
2
u + k
1
v = 0 (C) k
2
u − k
1
v = 0 (D) v = 0
Q.114 A tangent drawn from the point (4, 0) to the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 8 touches it at a point

The co−ordinates of another point B on the circle such that l

(AB) = 4 are :
(A) (2, −

2) (B) (−

2, 2) (C)
( )
−2 2 0 ,
(D)
( )
0 2 2 , −
Q.115 Consider the equation y − y
1
= m (x − x
1
) . If

m & x
1
are fixed and different lines are drawn for different
values of y
1
, then :
(A) the lines will pass through a fixed point (B) there will be a set of parallel lines
(C) all the lines intersect the line x = x
1
(D) all the lines will be parallel to the line y = x
1
.
Q.116 A circle passes through the points (−

1, 1) , (0, 6) and (5, 5) . The point(s) on this circle, the tangent(s)
at which is/are parallel to the straight line joining the origin to its centre is/are :
(A) (1, −

5) (B) (5, 1) (C) (−

5, −

1) (D) (−

1, 5)
Q.117 If one vertex of an equilateral triangle of side 'a' lies at the origin and the other lies on the line
x −
3

y = 0 then the co-ordinates of the third vertex are :
(A) (0, a) (B)
3
2 2
a a
, −

 (C) (0, − a) (D)

3
2 2
a a
,
Q.118 Equation of a line through (7, 4) and touching the circle, x
2
+ y
2
− 6x + 4y − 3 = 0 is :
(A) 5x − 12y + 13 = 0 (B) 12x − 5y − 64 = 0
(C) x − 7 = 0 (D) y = 4
Q.119 Three vertices of a triangle are A(4, 3) ; B(1, −

1) and C(7, k) . Value(s) of k for which centroid,
orthocentre, incentre and circumcentre of the ∆ ABC lie on the same straight line is/are :
(A) 7 (B) −

1 (C) −

19/8 (D) none
Q.120 Point

M

moved along the circle (x − 4)
2
+ (y − 8)
2
= 20 . Then it broke away from it and moving along
a tangent to the circle, cuts the x−axis at the point (−

2, 0) . The co−ordinates of the point on the circle
at which the moving point broke away can be :
(A)

3
5
46
5
,
(B) −

2
5
44
5
, (C) (6, 4) (D) (3, 5)
Q.121 Straight lines 2x + y = 5 and x − 2y = 3 intersect at the point A . Points B and C are chosen on these
two lines such that AB = AC . Then the equation of a line BC passing through the point (2, 3) is
(A) 3x − y − 3 = 0 (B) x + 3y − 11 = 0
(C) 3x + y − 9 = 0 (D) x − 3y + 7 = 0
Q.122 The centre(s) of the circle(s) passing through the points (0, 0) , (1, 0) and touching the circle
x
2
+ y
2
= 9 is/are :
(A)
3
2
1
2
,

 (B)
1
2
3
2
,

 (C)
1
2
2
1 2
,
/

 (D)
1
2
2
1 2
,
/

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Q.123 The x

co-ordinates of the vertices of a square of unit area are the roots of the equation
x
2
− 3x + 2 = 0 and the y

co-ordinates of the vertices are the roots of the equation
y
2
− 3y + 2 = 0 then the possible vertices of the square is/are :
(A) (1, 1), (2, 1), (2, 2), (1, 2) (B) (−

1, 1), (−

2, 1), (−

2, 2), (−

1, 2)
(C) (2, 1), (1, −

1), (1, 2), (2, 2) (D) (−

2, 1), (−

1, −

1), (−

1, 2), (−

2, 2)
Q.124 A circle passes through the point

3
7
2
,

and touches the line pair x
2
− y
2
− 2x + 1 = 0. The
co-ordinates of the centre of the circle are :
(A) (4, 0) (B) (5, 0) (C) (6, 0) (D) (0, 4)
Q.125 P

(x, y) moves such that the area of the triangle formed by P, Q (a , 2

a) and R (−

a, − 2

a) is equal to
the area of the triangle formed by P, S (a, 2

a) & T (2

a, 3

a). The locus of 'P' is a straight line given
by :
(A) 3x − y = a (B) 5x − 3y + a = 0 (C) y = 2ax (D) 2y

= ax
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Q . 1 D Q . 2 C Q . 3 A Q . 4 B Q . 5 A
Q . 6 B Q . 7 C Q . 8 C Q . 9 B Q . 1 0 A
Q . 1 1 A Q . 1 2 C Q . 1 3 C Q . 1 4 C Q . 1 5 A
Q . 1 6 B Q . 1 7 D Q . 1 8 D Q . 1 9 A Q . 2 0 A
Q . 2 1 D Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 D Q . 2 5 A
Q . 2 6 C Q . 2 7 C Q . 2 8 A Q . 2 9 D Q . 3 0 C
Q . 3 1 C Q . 3 2 B Q . 3 3 A Q . 3 4 A Q . 3 5 B
Q . 3 6 B Q . 3 7 A Q . 3 8 B Q . 3 9 C Q . 4 0 A
Q . 4 1 B Q . 4 2 B Q . 4 3 D Q . 4 4 D Q . 4 5 D
Q . 4 6 C Q . 4 7 D Q . 4 8 D Q . 4 9 D Q . 5 0 C
Q . 5 1 C Q . 5 2 C Q . 5 3 A Q . 5 4 B Q . 5 5 A
Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 C Q . 5 8 A Q . 5 9 B Q . 6 0 A
Q . 6 1 A Q . 6 2 C Q . 6 3 D Q . 6 4 C Q . 6 5 A
Q . 6 6 C Q . 6 7 D Q . 6 8 A Q . 6 9 D Q . 7 0 C
Q . 7 1 B Q . 7 2 C Q . 7 3 C Q . 7 4 B Q . 7 5 D
Q . 7 6 D Q . 7 7 D Q . 7 8 C Q . 7 9 B Q . 8 0 C
Q . 8 1 B Q . 8 2 D Q . 8 3 C Q . 8 4 A Q . 8 5 B
Q . 8 6 C Q . 8 7 D Q . 8 8 B Q . 8 9 D Q . 9 0 D
Q . 9 1 A Q . 9 2 B Q . 9 3 D Q . 9 4 C Q . 9 5 A
Q . 9 6 C Q . 9 7 A Q . 9 8 A Q . 9 9 D Q . 1 0 0 B
Q . 1 0 1 D Q . 1 0 2 D Q . 1 0 3 B Q . 1 0 4 A Q . 1 0 5 A
Q . 1 0 6 D Q . 1 0 7 D Q . 1 0 8 A Q . 1 0 9 B Q . 1 1 0 B
Q . 1 1 1 D Q . 1 1 2 B Q . 1 1 3 A , D Q . 1 1 4 A , B Q . 1 1 5 B , C
Q . 1 1 6 B , D Q . 1 1 7 A , B , C , D Q . 1 1 8 A , C Q . 1 1 9 B , C Q . 1 2 0 B , C
Q . 1 2 1 A , B Q . 1 2 2 C , D Q . 1 2 3 A , B Q . 1 2 4 A , C Q . 1 2 5 A , B
CONIC SECTION
(Parabola, Ellipse & Hyperbola)
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Parabola, Ellipse & Hyperbola
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 Two mutually perpendicular tangents of the parabola y
2
= 4ax meet the axis in P
1
and P
2
. If S is the focus
of the parabola then
) SP (
1
) SP (
1
2 1
l l
+ is equal to
(A)
a
4
(B)
a
2
(C)
a
1
(D)
a 4
1
Q.2 Which one of the following equations represented parametrically, represents equation to a parabolic
profile ?
(A) x = 3

cos

t ; y = 4

sin

t (B) x
2
− 2 = −

2

cos

t ; y = 4 cos
2
t
2
(C) x = tan

t ;
y
= sec

t (D) x = 1 − sint ; y = sin
t
2
+ cos

t
2
Q.3 The magnitude of the gradient of the tangent at an extremity of latera recta of the hyperbola
1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
= −
is equal to (where e is the eccentricity of the hyperbola)
(A) be (B) e (C) ab (D) ae
Q.4 Let 'E' be the ellipse
x
2
9
+
y
2
4
= 1 & 'C' be the circle x
2
+ y
2
= 9. Let P & Q be the points (1 , 2) and
(2, 1) respectively. Then :
(A) Q lies inside C but outside E (B) Q lies outside both C & E
(C) P lies inside both C & E (D) P lies inside C but outside E.
Q.5 Let S be the focus of y
2
= 4x and a point P is moving on the curve such that it's abscissa is increasing at
the rate of 4 units/sec, then the rate of increase of projection of SP on x + y = 1 when P is at (4, 4) is
(A)
2
(B) – 1 (C) –
2
(D) –
2
3
Q.6 Eccentricity of the hyperbola conjugate to the hyperbola 1
12
y
4
x
2 2
= − is
(A)
3
2
(B) 2 (C)
3
(D)
3
4
Q.7 The points of contact Q and R of tangent from the point P (2, 3) on the parabola y
2
= 4x are
(A) (9, 6) and (1, 2) (B) (1, 2) and (4, 4) (C) (4, 4) and (9, 6) (D) (9, 6) and (
4
1
, 1)
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Q.8 The eccentricity of the ellipse (x – 3)
2
+ (y – 4)
2
=
9
y
2
is
(A)
2
3
(B)
3
1
(C)
2 3
1
(D)
3
1
Q.9 The asymptote of the hyperbola
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2

= 1 form with any tangent to the hyperbola a triangle whose
area is a
2
tan

λ in magnitude then its eccentricity is :
(A) secλ (B) cosecλ (C) sec
2
λ (D) cosec
2
λ
Q.10 A tangent is drawn to the parabola y
2
= 4x at the point 'P' whose abscissa lies in the interval [1,4]. The
maximum possible area of the triangle formed by the tangent at 'P' , ordinate of the point 'P' and the
x-axis is equal to
(A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 24 (D) 32
Q.11 From an external point P, pair of tangent lines are drawn to the parabola, y
2
= 4x. If θ
1
& θ
2
are the
inclinations of these tangents with the axis of x such that, θ
1
+ θ
2
=
π
4
, then the locus of P is :
(A) x − y + 1 = 0 (B) x + y − 1 = 0 (C) x − y − 1 = 0 (D) x + y + 1 = 0
Q.12 The equation
p 29
x
2

+
p 4
y
2

= 1 (p ≠ 4, 29) represents
(A) an ellipse if p is any constant greater than 4.
(B) a hyperbola if p is any constant between 4 and 29.
(C) a rectangular hyperbola if p is any constant greater than 29.
(D) no real curve if p is less than 29.
Q.13 For an ellipse 1
4
y
9
x
2 2
= + with vertices A and A', tangent drawn at the point P in the first quadrant meets
the y-axis in Q and the chord A'P meets the y-axis in M. If 'O' is the origin then OQ
2
– MQ
2
equals to
(A) 9 (B) 13 (C) 4 (D) 5
Q.14 Length of the normal chord of the parabola, y
2
= 4x, which makes an angle of
4
π
with the axis of x is:
(A) 8 (B) 8 2 (C) 4 (D) 4 2
Q.15 An ellipse and a hyperbola have the same centre origin, the same foci and the minor-axis of the one is the
same as the conjugate axis of the other. If e
1
, e
2
be their eccentricities respectively, then
2
2
2
1
e e
− −
+
equals
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.16 The coordiantes of the ends of a focal chord of a parabola y
2
= 4ax are (x
1
, y
1
) and (x
2
, y
2
) then
x
1
x
2
+ y
1
y
2
has the value equal to
(A) 2a
2
(B) – 3a
2
(C) – a
2
(D) 4a
2
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Q.17 The line, lx + my + n = 0 will cut the ellipse
x
a
2
2
+
y
b
2
2
= 1 in points whose eccentric angles differ by
π/2 if :
(A) a
2
l
2
+ b
2
n
2
= 2

m
2
(B) a
2
m
2
+ b
2
l
2
= 2

n
2
(C) a
2
l
2
+ b
2
m
2
= 2

n
2
(D) a
2
n
2
+ b
2
m
2
= 2

l
2
Q.18 Locus of the feet of the perpendiculars drawn from either foci on a variable tangent to the hyperbola
16y
2
– 9x
2
= 1 is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 9 (B) x
2
+ y
2
= 1/9 (C) x
2
+ y
2
=7/144 (D) x
2
+ y
2
= 1/16
Q.19 If the normal to a parabola y
2
= 4ax at P meets the curve again in Q and if PQ and the normal at Q makes
angles α and β respectively with the x-axis then tan α (tan α + tan β) has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B) – 2 (C) –
2
1
(D) – 1
Q.20 If the normal to the parabola y
2
= 4ax at the point with parameter t
1
, cuts the parabola again at the point
with parameter t
2
, then
(A) 2 <
2
2
t
< 8 (B) 2 <
2
2
t
< 4 (C)
2
2
t
> 4 (D)
2
2
t
> 8
Q.21 The locus of the point of instruction of the lines 3x − y − 4 3 t = 0 & 3tx + ty − 4 3 = 0
(where t is a parameter) is a hyperbola whose eccentricity is
(A)
3
(B) 2 (C)
3
2
(D)
3
4
Q.22 The equation to the locus of the middle point of the portion of the tangent to the ellipse
x
2
16
+
y
2
9
= 1
included between the co-ordinate axes is the curve :
(A) 9x
2
+ 16y
2
= 4 x
2
y
2
(B) 16x
2
+ 9y
2
= 4 x
2
y
2
(C) 3x
2
+ 4y
2
= 4 x
2
y
2
(D) 9x
2
+ 16y
2
= x
2
y
2
Q.23 A parabola y = ax
2
+ bx + c crosses the x

axis at (α

, 0) (β

, 0) both to the right of the origin. A circle
also passes through these two points. The length of a tangent from the origin to the circle is :
(A)
bc
a
(B) ac
2
(C)
b
a
(D)
c
a
Q.24 Two parabolas have the same focus. If their directrices are the x

axis & the y

axis respectively, then
the slope of their common chord is :
(A) ± 1 (B) 4/3 (C) 3/4 (D) none
Q.25 The locus of a point in the Argand plane that moves satisfying the equation,
z − 1 + i − z − 2 − i = 3
(A) is a circle with radius 3 & centre at z = 3/2
(B) is an ellipse with its foci at 1 − i and 2 + i and major axis = 3
(C) is a hyperbola with its foci at 1 − i and 2 + i and its transverse axis = 3
(D) is none of the above .
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Q.26 A circle has the same centre as an ellipse & passes through the foci F
1
& F
2
of the ellipse, such that the
two curves intersect in 4 points. Let 'P' be any one of their point of intersection. If the major axis of the
ellipse is 17 & the area of the triangle PF
1
F
2
is 30, then the distance between the foci is :
(A) 11 (B) 12 (C) 13 (D) none
Q.27 The straight line joining any point P on the parabola y
2
= 4ax to the vertex and perpendicular from the
focus to the tangent at P, intersect at R, then the equaiton of the locus of R is
(A) x
2
+ 2y
2
– ax = 0 (B) 2x
2
+ y
2
– 2ax = 0
(C) 2x
2
+ 2y
2
– ay = 0 (D) 2x
2
+ y
2
– 2ay = 0
Q.28 A normal chord of the parabola y
2
= 4x subtending a right angle at the vertex makes an acute angle θ with
the x-axis, then θ equals to
(A) arc tan

2 (B) arc sec 3 (C) arc cot
2
(D) none
Q.29 If the eccentricity of the hyperbola x
2
− y
2
sec
2
α = 5 is
3
times the eccentricity of the ellipse
x
2
sec
2
α + y
2
= 25, then a value of α

is :
(A) π/6 (B) π/4 (C) π/3 (D) π/2
Q.30 Point 'O' is the centre of the ellipse with major axis AB & minor axis CD. Point F is one focus of the
ellipse. If OF = 6 & the diameter of the inscribed circle of triangle OCF is 2, then the product
(AB) (CD) is equal to
(A) 65 (B) 52 (C) 78 (D) none
Q.31 Locus of the feet of the perpendiculars drawn from vertex of the parabola y
2
= 4ax upon all such chords
of the parabola which subtend a right angle at the vertex is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
– 4ax = 0 (B) x
2
+ y
2
– 2ax = 0
(C) x
2
+ y
2
+ 2ax = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
+ 4ax = 0
Q.32 For all real values of m, the straight line y = mx + 9 4
2
m − is a tangent to the curve :
(A) 9x
2
+ 4y
2
= 36 (B) 4x
2
+ 9y
2
= 36 (C) 9x
2
− 4y
2
= 36 (D) 4x
2
− 9y
2
= 36
Q.33 C is the centre of the circle with centre (0, 1) and radius unity. P is the parabola y = ax
2
. The set of values
of 'a' for which they meet at a point other than the origin, is
(A) a > 0 (B) a ∈

2
1
, 0
(C)

2
1
,
4
1
(D)

∞ ,
2
1
Q.34 A tangent having slope of −
4
3
to the ellipse
x
2
18
+
y
2
32
= 1 intersects the major & minor axes in points AA
& B respectively. If C is the centre of the ellipse then the area of the triangle ABC is :
(A) 12 sq. units (B) 24 sq. units (C) 36 sq. units (D) 48 sq. units
Q.35 The foci of the ellipse
1
b
y
16
x
2
2 2
= +
and the hyperbola
25
1
81
y
144
x
2 2
= − coincide. Then the value of b
2
is
(A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) 4
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Q.36 TP & TQ are tangents to the parabola, y
2
= 4ax at P & Q. If the chord PQ passes through the fixed point
(−

a, b) then the locus of T is :
(A) ay = 2b (x − b) (B) bx = 2a (y − a)
(C) by = 2a (x − a) (D) ax = 2b (y − b)
Q.37 Through the vertex O of the parabola, y
2
= 4ax two chords OP & OQ are drawn and the circles on OP
& OQ as diameters intersect in R. If θ
1
, θ
2
& φ are the angles made with the axis by the tangents at P &
Q on the parabola & by OR then the value of, cot θ
1
+ cot θ
2
=
(A) −

2 tan

φ (B) −

2

tan (π − φ) (C) 0 (D) 2

cot

φ
Q.38 Locus of the middle points of the parallel chords with gradient

m of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c
2

is
(A) y + mx = 0 (B) y − mx = 0 (C) my − x = 0 (D) my + x = 0
Q.39 If the chord through the point whose eccentric angles are θ & φ on the ellipse,
(x
2
/a
2
) + (y
2
/b
2
) = 1 passes through the focus, then the value of (1

+

e) tan(θ/2) tan(φ/2) is
(A) e + 1 (B) e − 1 (C) 1 − e (D) 0
Q.40 The given circle x
2
+ y
2
+ 2px = 0, p ∈ R touches the parabola y
2
= 4x externally, then
(A) p < 0 (B) p > 0 (C) 0 < p < 1 (D) p < – 1
Q.41 The locus of the foot of the perpendicular from the centre of the hyperbola

xy = c
2
on a variable tangent
is :
(A) (x
2
− y
2
)
2
= 4c
2
xy (B) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
= 2c
2
xy
(C) (x
2
+ y
2
) = 4x
2
xy (D) (x
2
+ y
2
)
2
= 4c
2
xy
Q.42 The tangent at P to a parabola y
2
= 4ax meets the directrix at U and the latus rectum at V then SUV
(where S is the focus) :
(A) must be a right triangle (B) must be an equilateral triangle
(C) must be an isosceles triangle (D) must be a right isosceles triangle.
Q.43 Given the base of a triangle and sum of its sides then the locus of the centre of its incircle is
(A) straight line (B) circle (C) ellipse (D) hyperbola
Q.44 P is a point on the hyperbola
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2

= 1, N is the foot of the perpendicular from P on the transverse
axis. The tangent to the hyperbola at P meets the transverse axis at T . If O is the centre of the hyperbola,
the OT. ON is equal to :
(A) e
2
(B) a
2
(C) b
2
(D)b
2
/a
2
Q.45 Two parabolas y
2
= 4a(x - l
1
) and x
2
= 4a (y – l
2
) always touch one another, the quantities l
1
and l
2
are
both variable. Locus of their point of contact has the equation
(A) xy = a
2
(B) xy = 2a
2
(C) xy = 4a
2
(D) none
Q.46 If a normal to a parabola y
2
= 4ax make an angle φ with its axis, then it will cut the curve again at an angle
(A) tan
–1
(2 tanφ) (B) tan
−1
1
2
tanφ

 (C) cot
–1
1
2
tanφ

 (D) none
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Q.47 If PN is the perpendicular from a point on a rectangular hyperbola x
2
− y
2
= a
2
on any of its asymptotes,
then the locus of the mid point of PN is :
(A) a circle (B) a parabola (C) an ellipse (D) a hyperbola
Q.48 Which one of the following is the common tangent to the ellipses,
x
a b
y
b
2
2 2
2
2
+
+
= 1 &
x
a
y
a b
2
2
2
2 2
+
+
=1?
(A) ay = bx +
a a b b
4 2 2 4
− +
(B) by = ax −
a a b b
4 2 2 4
+ +
(C) ay = bx −
a a b b
4 2 2 4
+ +
(D) by = ax +
a a b b
4 2 2 4
− +
Q.49 The vertex of a parabola is (2,2) and the co-ordinates of its two extrimities of the latus rectum are (–2,0)
and (6,0). The equation of the parabola is
(A) y
2
– 4y + 8x – 12 = 0
(B) x
2
+ 4x – 8y – 12 = 0
(C) x
2
– 4x + 8y – 12 = 0
(D) x
2
– 8y – 4x + 20 = 0
Q.50 The equation to the chord joining two points (x
1
, y
1
) and (x
2
, y
2
) on the rectangular hyperbola xy = c
2
is
(A)
x
x x
1 2
+
+
y
y y
1 2
+
= 1 (B)
x
x x
1 2

+
y
y y
1 2

= 1
(C)
x
y y
1 2
+
+
y
x x
1 2
+
= 1 (D)
x
y y
1 2

+
y
x x
1 2

= 1
Q.51 The length of the chord of the parabola y
2
= x which is bisected at the point (2, 1) is
(A)
3 2
(B)
3 4
(C)
2 3
(D)
5 2
Q.52 The normal at a variable point P on an ellipse
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2
+
= 1 of eccentricity e meets the axes of the ellipse
in Q and R then the locus of the mid-point of QR is a conic with an eccentricity e

′ such that :
(A) e

′ is independent of e (B) e

′ = 1
(C) e

′ = e (D) e

′ = 1/e
Q.53 If the tangents & normals at the extremities of a focal chord of a parabola intersect at (x
1
, y
1
) and
(x
2
, y
2
) respectively, then :
(A) x
1
= x
2
(B) x
1
= y
2
(C) y
1
= y
2
(D) x
2
= y
1
Q.54 If P(x
1
, y
1
), Q(x
2
, y
2
), R(x
3
, y
3
) & S(x
4
, y
4
) are 4 concyclic points on the rectangular hyperbola
x y = c
2
, the co-ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle PQR are :
(A) (x
4
, −

y
4
) (B) (x
4
, y
4
) (C) (−

x
4
, −

y
4
) (D) (−

x
4
, y
4
)
Q.55 If the chord of contact of tangents from a point P to the parabola y
2
= 4ax touches the parabola x
2
= 4by,
the locus of P is :
(A) circle (B) parabola (C) ellipse (D) hyperbola
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Q.56 An ellipse is drawn with major and minor axes of lengths 10 and 8 respectively. Using one focus as
centre, a circle is drawn that is tangent to the ellipse, with no part of the circle being outside the ellipse.
The radius of the circle is
(A)
3
(B) 2 (C)
2 2
(D)
5
Q.57 The latus rectum of a parabola whose focal chord PSQ is such that SP = 3 and SQ = 2 is given by
(A) 24/5 (B) 12/5 (C) 6/5 (D) none of these
Q.58 The chord PQ of the rectangular hyperbola xy = a
2
meets the axis of

x at A ; C is the mid point of PQ
& 'O' is the origin. Then the ∆ ACO is :
(A) equilateral (B) isosceles
(C) right angled (D) right isosceles.
Q.59 The circle x
2
+ y
2
= 5 meets the parabola y
2
= 4x at P & Q. Then the length PQ is equal to
(A) 2 (B) 2 2 (C) 4 (D) none
Q.60 A common tangent to 9x
2
+ 16y
2
= 144 ; y
2
− x + 4 = 0 & x
2
+ y
2
− 12x + 32 = 0 is
(A) y = 3 (B) x = −

4 (C) x = 4 (D) y = −

3
Q.61 A conic passes through the point (2, 4) and is such that the segment of any of its tangents at any point
contained between the co-ordinate axes is bisected at the point of tangency. Then the foci of the conic
are
(A)
( )
2 2 0 , &
( )
−2 2 0 , (B)
( )
2 2 2 2 , &
( )
− − 2 2 2 2 ,
(C) (4, 4) & (−

4, −

4) (D)
( )
4 2 4 2 , &
( )
− − 4 2 4 2 ,
Q.62 If two normals to a parabola y
2
= 4ax intersect at right angles then the chord joining their feet passes
through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are
(A) (−

2a, 0) (B) (a, 0) (C) (2a, 0) (D) none
Q.63 The equation of a straight line passing through the point (3, 6) and cutting the curve y =
x
orthogonally
is
(A) 4x + y – 18 =0 (B) x + y – 9 = 0 (C) 4x – y – 6 = 0 (D) none
Q.64 Latus rectum of the conic satisfying the differential equation,

x

dy + y

dx = 0 and passing through the
point (2, 8) is
(A) 4 2 (B) 8 (C) 8 2 (D) 16
Q.65 The area of the rectangle formed by the perpendiculars from the centre of the standard ellipse to the
tangent and normal at its point whose eccentric angle is π/4 is
(A)
( )
a b ab
a b
2 2
2 2

+
(B)
( )
( )ab b a
b a
2 2
2 2
+

(C)
( )
( )
a b
ab a b
2 2
2 2

+
(D)
( )
a b
a b ab
2 2
2 2
+

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Q.66 PQ is a normal chord of the parabola y
2
= 4ax at P, A being the vertex of the parabola. Through P a line
is drawn parallel to AQ meeting the x−axis in R. Then the length of AR is :
(A) equal to the length of the latus rectum
(B) equal to the focal distance of the point P
(C) equal to twice the focal distance of the point P
(D) equal to the distance of the point P from the directrix.
Q.67 If the normal to the rectangular hyperbola xy = c
2
at the point 't' meets the curve again at 't
1
' then t
3
t
1
has the value equal to
(A) 1 (B) – 1 (C) 0 (D) none
Q.68 Locus of the point of intersection of the perpendicular tangents of the curve
y
2
+ 4y − 6x − 2 = 0 is :
(A) 2x − 1 = 0 (B) 2x + 3 = 0 (C) 2y + 3 = 0 (D) 2x + 5 = 0
Q.69 If tan

θ
1
.
tan

θ
2
= −
a
b
2
2
then the chord joining two points θ
1
& θ
2
on the ellipse
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2
+
= 1 will subtend
a right angle at :
(A) focus (B) centre
(C) end of the major axis (D) end of the minor axis
Q.70 With one focus of the hyperbola 1
16
y
9
x
2 2
= − as the centre , a circle is drawn which is tangent to the
hyperbola with no part of the circle being outside the hyperbola. The radius of the circle is
(A) less than 2 (B) 2 (C)
3
11
(D) none
Q.71 Length of the focal chord of the parabola y
2
= 4ax at a distance p from the vertex is :
(A)
2
2
a
p
(B)
a
p
3
2
(C)
4
3
2
a
p
(D)
p
a
2
Q.72 The locus of a point such that two tangents drawn from it to the parabola y
2
= 4ax are such that the slope
of one is double the other is :
(A) y
2
=
9
2
ax (B) y
2
=
9
4
ax (C) y
2
= 9 ax (D) x
2
= 4 ay
Q.73 AB is a double ordinate of the hyperbola
1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
= −
such that ∆AOB (where 'O' is the origin) is an
equilateral triangle, then the eccentricity e of the hyperbola satisfies
(A) e >
3
(B) 1 < e <
3
2
(C) e =
3
2
(D) e >
3
2
Q.74 An ellipse is inscribed in a circle and a point within the circle is chosen at random. If the probability that
this point lies outside the ellipse is 2/3 then the eccentricity of the ellipse is :
(A)
2 2
3
(B)
5
3
(C)
8
9
(D)
2
3
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Q.75 The triangle PQR of area 'A' is inscribed in the parabola y
2
= 4ax such that the vertex P lies at the vertex
of the parabola and the base QR is a focal chord. The modulus of the difference of the ordinates of the
points Q and R is :
(A)
A
a 2
(B)
A
a
(C)
2A
a
(D)
4A
a
Q.76 If the product of the perpendicular distances from any point on the hyperbola
1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
= −
of eccentricity
e =
3
from its asymptotes is equal to 6, then the length of the transverse axis of the hyperbola is
(A) 3 (B) 6 (C) 8 (D) 12
Q.77 The point(s) on the parabola y
2
= 4x which are closest to the circle,
x
2
+ y
2
− 24y + 128 = 0 is/are :
(A) (0, 0) (B)
( )
2 2 2 ,
(C) (4, 4) (D) none
Q.78 A point P moves such that the sum of the angles which the three normals makes with the axis drawn from
P on the standard parabola, is constant. Then the locus of P is :
(A) a straight line (B) a circle (C) a parabola (D) a line pair
Q.79 If x + iy = ψ + φ i where i =
1 −
and φ and ψ are non zero real parameters then φ = constant and
ψ = constant, represents two systems of rectangular hyperbola which intersect at an angle of
(A)
6
π
(B)
3
π
(C)
4
π
(D)
2
π
Q.80 Three normals drawn from any point to the parabola y
2
= 4ax cut the line x = 2a in points whose
ordinates are in arithmetical progression. Then the tangents of the angles which the normals make the
axis of the parabola are in :
(A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.81 A circle is described whose centre is the vertex and whose diameter is three-quarters of the latus rectum
of the parabola y
2
= 4ax. If PQ is the common chord of the circle and the parabola and L
1
L
2
is the latus
rectum, then the area of the trapezium PL
1
L
2
Q is :
(A) 3
2
a
2
(B)
2
a
2
1 2

+
(C) 4a
2
(D)
2 2
2
+

a
2
Q.82 The tangent to the hyperbola xy = c
2
at the point P intersects the x-axis at T and the y-axis at T′. The
normal to the hyperbola at P intersects the x-axis at N and the y-axis at N′. The areas of the triangles
PNT and PN'T' are ∆ and ∆' respectively, then
'
1 1

+

is
(A) equal to 1 (B) depends on t (C) depends on c (D) equal to 2
Q.83 If y = 2

x − 3 is a tangent to the parabola y
2
= 4a
x −

1
3

, then '

a

' is equal to :
(A)
3
22
(B) −

1 (C)
14
3
(D)
− 14
3
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Q.84 An ellipse having foci at (3, 3) and (– 4, 4) and passing through the origin has eccentricity equal to
(A)
7
3
(B)
7
2
(C)
7
5
(D)
5
3
Q.85 T h e e l l i p s e 4 x
2
+ 9y
2
= 36 and the hyperbola 4x
2
– y
2
= 4 have the same foci and they intersect at right
angles then the equation of the circle through the points of intersection of two conics is
(A) x
2
+ y
2
= 5 (B)
5
(x
2
+ y
2
) – 3x – 4y = 0
(C)
5
(x
2
+ y
2
) + 3x + 4y = 0 (D) x
2
+ y
2
= 25
Q.86 Tangents are drawn from the point (−

1, 2) on the parabola y
2
= 4

x. The length

, these tangents will
intercept on the line x = 2 is :
(A) 6 (B) 6 2 (C) 2 6 (D) none of these
Q.87 The curve describes parametrically by x = t
2
– 2t + 2, y = t
2
+ 2t + 2 represents
(A) straight line (B) pair of straight lines
(C) circle (D) parabola
Q.88 At the point of intersection of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c
2
and the parabola y
2
= 4ax tangents to
the rectangular hyperbola and the parabola make an angle θ and φ respectively with the axis of X, then
(A) θ = tan
–1
(– 2 tanφ ) (B) φ = tan
–1
(– 2 tanθ )
(C) θ =
2
1
tan
–1
(– tanφ ) (D) φ =
2
1
tan
–1
(– tanθ )
Q.89 The tangent and normal at P(t), for all real positive t, to the parabola y
2
= 4ax meet the axis of the
parabola in T and G respectively, then the angle at which the tangent at P to the parabola is inclined to the
tangent at P to the circle passing through the points P, T and G is
(A) cot
–1
t (B) cot
–1
t
2
(C) tan
–1
t (D) tan
–1
t
2
Q.90 Area of the quadrilateral formed with the foci of the hyperbola
1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
= −
and
1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
− = −
is
(A) 4(a
2
+ b
2
) (B) 2(a
2
+ b
2
) (C) (a
2
+ b
2
) (D)
2
1
(a
2
+ b
2
)
Q.91 A bar of length 20 units moves with its ends on two fixed straight lines at right angles. A point P marked
on the bar at a distance of 8 units from one end describes a conic whose eccentricity is
(A)
9
5
(B)
3
2
(C)
9
4
(D)
3
5
Q.92 In a square matrix A of order 3, a
i i
= m
i
+ i where i = 1, 2, 3 and m
i
's are the slopes (in increasing order
of their absolute value) of the 3 normals concurrent at the point (9, – 6) to the parabola y
2
= 4x. Rest all
other entries of the matrix are one. The value of det. (A) is equal to
(A) 37 (B) – 6 (C) – 4 (D) – 9
Q.93 An equation for the line that passes through (10, –1) and is perpendicular to y = 2
4
x
2
− is
(A) 4x + y = 39 (B) 2x + y = 19 (C) x + y = 9 (D) x + 2y = 8
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Direction for Q.94 to Q.97. (4 questions together)
A quadratic polynomial y = f (x) with absolute term 3 neither touches nor intersects the abscissa axis and
is symmetric about the line x = 1. The coefficient of the leading term of the polynomial is unity. A point
A(x
1
, y
1
) with abscissa x
1
= 1 and a point B(x
2
, y
2
) with ordinate y
2
= 11 are given in a cartisian
rectangular system of co-ordinates OXY in the first quadrant on the curve y = f (x) where 'O' is the
origin. Now answer the following questions:
Q.94 Vertex of the quadratic polynomial is
(A) (1, 1) (B) (2, 3) (C) (1, 2) (D) none
Q.95 The scalar product of the vectors

OA and

OBis
(A) –18 (B) 26 (C) 22 (D) –22
Q.96 The area bounded by the curve y = f(x) and a line y = 3 is
(A) 4/3 (B) 5/3 (C) 7/3 (D) 28/3
Q.97 The graph of y = f(x) represents a parabola whose focus has the co-ordinates
(A) (1, 7/4) (B) (1, 5/4) (C) (1, 5/2) (D) (1, 9/4)
Direction for Q.98 to Q.66. (3 questions together)
The graph of the conic x
2
– (y – 1)
2
= 1 has one tangent line with positive slope that passes through the
origin. the point of tangency being (a, b). Then
Q.98 The value of sin
–1

b
a
is
(A)
12

(B)
6
π
(C)
3
π
(D)
4
π
Q.99 Length of the latus rectum of the conic is
(A) 1 (B)
2
(C) 2 (D) none
Q.100 Eccentricity of the conic is
(A)
3
4
(B)
3
(C) 2 (D) none
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.101 Consider a circle with its centre lying on the focus of the parabola, y
2
= 2

px such that it touches the
directrix of the parabola. Then a point of intersection of the circle & the parabola is :
(A)
p
p
2
,

(B)
p
p
2
, −

 (C) −

p
p
2
, (D) − −

p
p
2
,
Q.102 Identify the statements which are True.
(A) the equation of the director circle of the ellipse, 5x
2
+ 9y
2
= 45 is x
2
+ y
2
= 14.
(B) the sum of the focal distances of the point (0

, 6) on the ellipse
x
2
25
+
y
2
36
= 1 is 10.
(C) the point of intersection of any tangent to a parabola & the perpendicular to it from the focus lies on
the tangent at the vertex.
( D ) P & Q a r e t h e p o i n t s w i t h e c c e n t r i c a n g l e s θ & θ + α on the ellipse
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2
+
= 1, then the area of the
triangle OPQ is independent of θ.
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Q.103 For the hyperbola
x y
2 2
9 3
− = 1 the incorrect statement is :
(A) the acute angle between its asymptotes is 60º
(B) its eccentricity is 4/3
(C) length of the latus rectum is 2
(D) product of the perpendicular distances from any point on the hyperbola on its asymptotes is less than
the length of its latus rectum .
Q.104 The locus of the mid point of the focal radii of a variable point moving on the parabola, y
2
= 4ax is a
parabola whose
(A) Latus rectum is half the latus rectum of the original parabola
(B) Vertex is (a/2, 0)
(C) Directrix is y-axis
(D) Focus has the co-ordinates (a, 0)
Q.105 P is a point on the parabola y
2
= 4ax (a > 0) whose vertex is A. PA is produced to meet the directrix in
D and M is the foot of the perpendicular from P on the directrix. If a circle is described on MD as a
diameter then it intersects the x−axis at a point whose co−ordinates are :
(A) (−

3a, 0) (B) (−

a, 0) (C) (−

2a, 0) (D) (a, 0)
Q.106 If the circle x
2
+ y
2
= a
2
intersects the hyperbola xy = c
2
in four points P(x
1
, y
1
), Q(x
2
, y
2
), R(x
3
, y
3
),
S(x
4
, y
4
), then
(A) x
1
+ x
2
+ x
3
+ x
4
= 0 (B) y
1
+ y
2
+ y
3
+ y
4
= 0
(C) x
1
x
2
x
3
x
4
= c
4
(D) y
1
y
2
y
3
y
4
= c
4
Q.107 Extremities of the latera recta of the ellipses 1
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
= + (a > b) having a given major axis 2a lies on
(A) x
2
= a(a – y) (B) x
2
= a (a + y) (C) y
2
= a(a + x) (D) y
2
= a (a – x)
Q.108 Let y
2
= 4ax be a parabola and x
2
+ y
2
+ 2 bx = 0 be a circle. If parabola and circle touch each other
externally then :
(A) a > 0, b > 0 (B) a > 0, b < 0 (C) a < 0, b > 0 (D) a < 0, b < 0
Q.109 The tangent to the hyperbola,

x
2
− 3y
2
= 3

at the point
( )
3 0 ,
when associated with two asymptotes
constitutes :
(A) isosceles triangle (B) an equilateral triangle
(C) a triangles whose area is 3 sq. units (D) a right isosceles triangle .
Q.110 Let P, Q and R are three co-normal points on the parabola y
2
= 4ax. Then the correct statement(s) is/are
(A) algebraic sum of the slopes of the normals at P, Q and R vanishes
(B) algebraic sum of the ordinates of the points P, Q and R vanishes
(C) centroid of the triangle PQR lies on the axis of the parabola
(D) circle circumscribing the triangle PQR passes through the vertex of the parabola
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Q.111 A variable circle is described to pass through the point (1, 0) and tangent to the curve
y = tan (tan
−1
x). The locus of the centre of the circle is a parabola whose :
(A) length of the latus rectum is 2
2
(B) axis of symmetry has the equation x + y = 1
(C) vertex has the co-ordinates (3/4, 1/4)
(D) none of these
Q.112 Which of the following equations in parametric form can represent a hyperbola, where 't' is a parameter.
(A) x =
a
2

t
t
+

1
& y =
b
2

t
t

1
(B)
tx
a

y
b
+ t = 0 &
x
a
+
ty
b
− 1 = 0
(C) x = e
t
+ e
−t

& y = e
t
− e
−t
(D) x
2
− 6 = 2 cos

t & y
2
+ 2 = 4 cos
2
t
2
Q.113 The equations of the common tangents to the ellipse, x
2
+ 4y
2
= 8 & the parabola y
2
= 4x can be
(A) x + 2y + 4 = 0 (B) x – 2y + 4 = 0 (C) 2x + y – 4 = 0 (D) 2x – y + 4 = 0
Q.114 Variable chords of the parabola y
2
= 4ax subtend a right angle at the vertex. Then :
(A) locus of the feet of the perpendiculars from the vertex on these chords is a circle
(B) locus of the middle points of the chords is a parabola
(C) variable chords passes through a fixed point on the axis of the parabola
(D) none of these
Q.115 Equations of a common tangent to the two hyperbolas
x
a
y
b
2
2
2
2

= 1 &
y
a
x
b
2
2
2
2
− = 1 is :
(A) y = x +
a b
2 2

(B) y = x −
a b
2 2

(C) y = −

x +
a b
2 2

(D) −

x −
a b
2 2

Q.116 The equation of the tangent to the parabola y = (x − 3)
2
parallel to the chord joining the points (3, 0) and
(4, 1) is :
(A) 2

x − 2

y + 6 = 0 (B) 2

y − 2

x + 6 = 0
(C) 4

y − 4

x + 13 = 0 (D) 4

x − 4

y = 13
Q.117 Let A be the vertex and L the length of the latus rectum of the parabola, y
2
− 2

y − 4

x − 7 = 0. The
equation of the parabola with A as vertex, 2L the length of the latus rectum and the axis at right angles to
that of the given curve is :
(A) x
2
+ 4

x + 8

y − 4 = 0 (B) x
2
+ 4

x − 8

y + 12 = 0
(C) x
2
+ 4

x + 8

y + 12 = 0 (D) x
2
+ 8

x − 4

y + 8 = 0
Q.118 The differential equation
dx
dy
=
3
2
y
x
represents a family of hyperbolas (except when it represents a pair
of lines) with eccentricity :
(A)
3
5
(B)
5
3
(C)
2
5
(D)
5
2
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Q.119 If a number of ellipse be described having the same major axis 2a but a variable minor axis then the
tangents at the ends of their latera recta pass through fixed points which can be
(A) (0, a) (B) (0, 0) (C) (0, – a) (D) (a, a)
Q.120 The straight line y + x = 1 touches the parabola :
(A) x
2
+ 4 y = 0 (B) x
2
− x + y = 0
(C) 4

x
2
− 3

x + y = 0 (D) x
2
− 2

x + 2

y = 0
Q.121 Circles are drawn on chords of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c
2
parallel to the line y = x as
diameters. All such circles pass through two fixed points whose co-ordinates are :
(A) (c, c) (B) (c, −

c) (C) (−

c, c) (D) (−

c, −

c)
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S e l e c t t h e c o r r e c t a l t e r n a t i v e : ( O n l y o n e i s c o r r e c t )
Q . 1 C Q . 2 B Q . 3 B Q . 4 D Q . 5 C Q . 6 A
Q . 7 B Q . 8 B Q . 9 A Q . 1 0 B Q . 1 1 C Q . 1 2 B
Q . 1 3 C Q . 1 4 B Q . 1 5 B Q . 1 6 B Q . 1 7 C Q . 1 8 D
Q . 1 9 B Q . 2 0 D Q . 2 1 B Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 D Q . 2 4 A
Q . 2 5 D Q . 2 6 C Q . 2 7 B Q . 2 8 B Q . 2 9 B Q . 3 0 A
Q . 3 1 A Q . 3 2 D Q . 3 3 D Q . 3 4 B Q . 3 5 B Q . 3 6 C
Q . 3 7 A Q . 3 8 A Q . 3 9 B Q . 4 0 B Q . 4 1 D Q . 4 2 C
Q . 4 3 C Q . 4 4 B Q . 4 5 C Q . 4 6 B Q . 4 7 D Q . 4 8 B
Q . 4 9 C Q . 5 0 A Q . 5 1 D Q . 5 2 C Q . 5 3 C Q . 5 4 C
Q . 5 5 D Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 A Q . 5 8 B Q . 5 9 C Q . 6 0 C
Q . 6 1 C Q . 6 2 B Q . 6 3 A Q . 6 4 C Q . 6 5 A Q . 6 6 C
Q . 6 7 B Q . 6 8 D Q . 6 9 B Q . 7 0 B Q . 7 1 C Q . 7 2 A
Q . 7 3 D Q . 7 4 A Q . 7 5 C Q . 7 6 B Q . 7 7 C Q . 7 8 A
Q . 7 9 D Q . 8 0 B Q . 8 1 D Q . 8 2 C Q . 8 3 D Q . 8 4 C
Q . 8 5 A Q . 8 6 B Q . 8 7 D Q . 8 8 A Q . 8 9 C Q . 9 0 B
Q . 9 1 D Q . 9 2 C Q . 9 3 D Q . 9 4 C Q . 9 5 B Q . 9 6 A
Q . 9 7 D Q . 9 8 D Q . 9 9 C Q . 1 0 0 D
S e l e c t t h e c o r r e c t a l t e r n a t i v e s : ( M o r e t h a n o n e a r e c o r r e c t )
Q . 1 0 1 A , B Q . 1 0 2 A , C , D Q . 1 0 3 B , D Q . 1 0 4 A , B , C , D
Q . 1 0 5 A , D Q . 1 0 6 A , B , C , D Q . 1 0 7 A , B Q . 1 0 8 A , D
Q . 1 0 9 B , C Q . 1 1 0 A , B , C , D Q . 1 1 1 B , C Q . 1 1 2 A , C , D
Q . 1 1 3 A , B Q . 1 1 4 A , B , C Q . 1 1 5 A , B , C , D Q . 1 1 6 C , D
Q . 1 1 7 A , B Q . 1 1 8 B , D Q . 1 1 9 A , C Q . 1 2 0 A , B , C
Q . 1 2 1 A , D
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Question bank on Compound angles, Trigonometric eq
n
and ineq
n
, Solutions of Triangle & Binomial
There are 142 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 If x + y = 3 – cos4θ and x – y = 4 sin2θ then
(A) x
4
+ y
4
= 9 (B) 16 y x = +
(C) x
3
+ y
3
= 2(x
2
+ y
2
) (D) 2 y x = +
Q.2 If in a triangle ABC, b cos
2
A
2
+ a cos
2
B
2
=
3
2
c then a, b, c are :
(A) in A.P. (B) in G.P. (C) in H.P. (D) None
Q.3 If tanB =
A cos n 1
A cos A sin n
2

then tan(A + B) equals
(A)
A cos ) n 1 (
A sin

(B)
A sin
A cos ) 1 n ( −
(C)
A cos ) 1 n (
A sin

(D)
A cos ) 1 n (
A sin
+
Q.4 Given a
2
+ 2a + cosec
2

π
2
( ) a x +
F
H
G
I
K
J
= 0 then, which of the following holds good?
(A) a = 1 ;
x
I
2

(B) a = –1 ;
x
I
2

(C) a

R ; x

φ (D) a , x are finite but not possible to find
Q.5 If A is the area and 2s the sum of the 3 sides of a triangle, then :
(A) A ≤
s
2
3 3
(B) A =
s
2
2
(C) A >
s
2
3
(D) None
Q.6 The exact value of
cos cos cos cos cos cos
2
28
3
28
6
28
9
28
18
28
27
28
π π π π π π
ec ec ec + +
is equal to
(A) – 1/2 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.7 In any triangle ABC, (a + b)
2
sin
2
C
2
+ (a − b)
2
cos
2
C
2
=
(A) c (a + b) (B) b (c + a) (C) a (b + c) (D) c
2
Q.8
( ) ( ) ( )
( ) ( )
tan . cos sin
cos . tan
x x x
x x
− + − −
− +
π π π
π π
2
3
2
7
2
2
3
2
3
when simplified reduces to :
(A) sin

x

cos

x (B) −

sin
2
x (C) −

sin

x

cos

x (D) sin
2
x
Q.9 If in a ∆ ABC, sin
3
A + sin
3
B + sin
3
C = 3 sinA · sinB · sinC then
(A) ∆ ABC may be a scalene triangle (B) ∆ ABC is a right triangle
(C) ∆ ABC is an obtuse angled triangle (D) ∆ ABC is an equilateral triangle
Q.10 In a triangle ABC, CH and CM are the lengths of the altitude and median to the base AB. If a = 10,
b = 26, c = 32 then length (HM)
(A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) none
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Q.11 The value of
1 tan
cos sin
cos sin
sin
2
2
− θ
θ + θ

θ − θ
θ
for all permissible vlaues of θ
(A) is less than – 1 (B) is greater than 1
(C) lies between – 1 and 1 including both (D) lies between –
2
and
2
Q.12 sin 3θ = 4 sin θ sin 2θ sin 4θ in 0

θ

π

has

:
(A) 2 real solutions (B) 4 real solutions
(C) 6 real solutions (D) 8 real solutions.
Q.13 In a triangle ABC, CD is the bisector of the angle C. If

cos
C
2
has the value
1
3
and l

(CD) = 6, then
1 1
a b
+
|
\

|
¹
|
has the value equal to
(A)
1
9
(B)
1
12
(C)
1
6
(D) none
Q.14 The set of angles btween 0 & 2π satisfying the equation 4 cos
2
θ − 2
2
cos

θ − 1 = 0 is
(A)
π π π π
12
5
12
19
12
23
12
, , ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
(B)
π π π π
12
7
12
17
12
23
12
, , ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
(C)
5
12
13
12
19
12
π π π
, ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
(D)
π π π π
12
7
12
19
12
23
12
, , ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
Q.15 If the median of a triangle ABC through A is perpendicular to AB then
tan
tan
A
B
has the value equal to
(A)
1
2
(B) 2 (C) − 2 (D) −
1
2
Q.16 If cos

(α + β) = 0 then sin

(α + 2β) =
(A) sin

α (B) −

sin

α (C) cos

β (D) −

cos

β
Q.17 With usual notations, in a triangle ABC, a cos(B – C) + b cos(C – A) + c cos(A – B) is equal to
(A)
2
R
abc
(B)
2
R 4
abc
(C)
2
R
abc 4
(D)
2
R 2
abc
Q.18
sin cos
sin cos
3 3
θ θ
θ θ

cos
cot
θ
θ 1
2
+
− 2 tan

θ

cot

θ = −

1 if :
(A) θ ∈

0
2
,
π |
\

|
¹
|
(B) θ ∈

π
π
2
,
|
\

|
¹
|
(C) θ ∈

π
π
,
3
2
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) θ ∈

3
2
2
π
π ,
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.19 With usual notations in a triangle ABC, ( I I
1
) · ( I I
2
) · ( I I
3
) has the value equal to
(A) R
2
r (B) 2R
2
r (C) 4R
2
r (D) 16R
2
r
Q.20 In a triangle ABC, angle B < angle C and the values of B & C satisfy the equation
2 tan

x - k (1 + tan
2
x) = 0 where (0 < k < 1) . Then the measure of angle A is :
(A) π/3 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/2 (D) 3π/4
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Q.21 If cos

α =
2 1
2
cos
cos
β
β

then

tan
α
2
cot
β
2
has the value equal to, where(0 < α < π and 0 < β < π)
(A) 2 (B)
2
(C) 3 (D)
3
Q.22 In a ∆ ABC, if the median, bisector and altitude drawn from the vertex A divide the angle at the vertex
into four equal parts then the angles of the ∆ ABC are :
(A)
2
3 4 12
π π π
, ,
(B)
π π π
2 3 6
, ,
(C)
π π π
2
3
8 8
, ,
(D)
π π π
2
3
10 5
, ,
Q.23 If A + B + C = π & sin A
C
+
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= k sin
C
2
, then tan
A
2
tan
B
2
=
(A)
k
k

+
1
1
(B)
k
k
+

1
1
(C)
k
k + 1
(D)
k
k
+ 1
Q.24 The equation, sin
2
θ

4
1
3
sin θ −

=

1

4
1
3
sin θ −
has :
(A) no root (B) one root (C) two roots (D) infinite roots
Q.25 With usual notation in a

∆ ABC
1 1 1 1 1 1
1 2 2 3 3 1
r r r r r r
+
|
\

|
¹
| +
|
\

|
¹
| +
|
\

|
¹
| =
K R
a b c
3
2 2 2
where K has the value
equal to :
(A) 1 (B) 16 (C) 64 (D) 128
Q.26 If
5
2
3
π
π < < x
, then the value of the expression
1 1
1 1
− + +
− − +
sin sin
sin sin
x x
x x
is
(A) –cot
x
2
(B) cot
x
2
(C) tan
x
2
(D) –tan
x
2
Q.27 If x sin

θ = y sin θ
π
+
|
\

|
¹
|
2
3
= z sin θ
π
+
|
\

|
¹
|
4
3
then :
(A) x + y + z = 0 (B) xy + yz + zx = 0 (C) xyz + x + y + z = 1 (D) none
Q.28 In a ∆ ABC, the value of
a A b B c C
a b c
cos cos cos + +
+ +
is equal to :
(A)
r
R
(B)
R
r 2
(C)
R
r
(D)
2r
R
Q.29 The value of cos
π
10
cos
2
10
π
cos
4
10
π
cos
8
10
π
cos
16
10
π
is :
(A)
1
32
(B)
1
16
(C)
( ) cos / π 10
16
(D) −

10 2 5
64
+
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Q.30 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC, if R = k

( ) ( ) ( ) r r r r r r
r r r r r r
1 2 2 3 3 1
1 2 2 3 3 1
+ + +
+ +
where k has the value equal to:
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 1/4 (D) 4
Q.31 If a cos
3
α + 3a cos

α sin
2
α = m and a sin
3
α + 3a cos
2
α sin

α = n . Then
(m + n)
2/3
+ (m − n)
2/3
is equal to :
(A) 2

a
2
(B) 2 a
1/3
(C) 2

a
2/3
(D) 2

a
3
Q.32 In a triangle ABC , AD is the altitude from A . Given b > c , angle C = 23° & AD =
a bc
b c
2 2

then angle B = [JEE ’94, 2]
(A) 157° (B) 113° (C) 147° (D) none
Q.33 The value of cot

x + cot

(60º + x) + cot

(120º + x) is equal to :
(A) cot

3x (B) tan

3x (C) 3 tan

3x (D)
3 9
3
2
3

tan
tan tan
x
x x
Q.34 In a ∆ ABC, cos 3A + cos 3B + cos 3C = 1 then :
(A) ∆ ABC is right angled
(B) ∆ ABC is acute angled
(C) ∆ ABC is obtuse angled
(D) nothing definite can be said about the nature of the ∆.
Q.35 The value of
3 76 16
76 16
+ ° °
° + °
cot cot
cot cot
is :
(A) cot

44º (B) tan

44º (C) tan

2º (D) cot

46º
Q.36 If the incircle of the ∆ ABC touches its sides respectively at L, M and N and if x, y, z be the circumradii
of the triangles MIN, NIL and LIM where I is the incentre then the product xyz is equal to :
(A) R

r
2
(B) r

R
2
(C)
1
2
R

r
2
(D)
1
2
r

R
2
Q.37 The number of solutions of tan (5π cos

θ) = cot (5

π sin

θ) for θ in (0, 2π) is :
(A) 28 (B) 14 (C) 4 (D) 2
Q.38 If A = 340
0
then 2
2
sin
A
is identical to
(A)
1 1 + + − sin sin A A
(B)
− + − − 1 1 sin sin A A
(C)
1 1 + − − sin sin A A
(D)
− + + − 1 1 sin sin A A
Q.39 AD, BE and CF are the perpendiculars from the angular points of a ∆ ABC upon the opposite sides.
The perimeters of the ∆ DEF and ∆ ABC are in the ratio :
(A)
2r
R
(B)
r
R 2
(C)
r
R
(D)
r
R 3
where r is the in radius and R is the circum radius of the ∆ ABC
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Q.40 The value of cosec
π
18

3
sec
π
18
is a
(A) surd (B) rational which is not integral
(C) negative natural number (D) natural number
Q.41 In a ∆ ABC if b + c = 3a then cot
B
2
· cot
C
2
has the value equal to :
(A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 1
Q.42 The set of values of ‘a’ for which the equation, cos 2x + a sin x = 2a − 7 possess a solution is :
(A) (− ∞, 2) (B) [2, 6] (C) (6, ∞) (D) (− ∞, ∞)
Q.43 In a right angled triangle the hypotenuse is 2 2 times the perpendicular drawn from the opposite vertex.
Then the other acute angles of the triangle are
(A)
π
3
&
π
6
(B)
π
8
&
3
8
π
(C)
π
4
&
π
4
(D)
π
5
&
3
10
π
Q.44 Let f, g, h be the lengths of the perpendiculars from the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC on the sides a, b and
c respectively . If
a
f
b
g
c
h
+ + = λ
a b c
f g h
then the value of λ is :
(A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 2
Q.45 In ∆ ABC, the minimum value of

2
A
cot
2
B
cot .
2
A
cot
2
2 2
is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) non existent
Q.46 If the orthocentre and circumcentre of a triangle ABC be at equal distances from the side BC and lie on
the same side of BC then tanB tanC has the value equal to :
(A) 3 (B)
3
1
(C) – 3 (D) –
3
1
Q.47 The general solution of sin x + sin 5x = sin 2x + sin 4x is :
(A) 2nπ (B) nπ (C) nπ/3 (D) 2 nπ/3
where n ∈ I
Q.48 The product of the distances of the incentre from the angular points of a ∆ ABC is :
(A) 4 R
2
r (B) 4 Rr
2
(C)
( ) a b c R
s
(D)
( )
R
s c b a
Q.49 Number of roots of the equation cos sin
2
3 1
2
3
4
1 0 x x +
+
− − = which lie in the interval
[−π, π] is
(A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8
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Q.50
sec
sec
8 1
4 1
θ
θ

is equal to
(A) tan 2θ cot 8θ (B) tan 8θ tan 2θ (C) cot 8θ cot 2θ (D) tan 8θ cot 2θ
Q.51 In a ∆ABC if b = a
( ) 1 3 −
and ∠C = 30
0
then the measure of the angle A is
(A) 15
0
(B) 45
0
(C) 75
0
(D) 105
0
Q.52 Number of values of θ π ∈[ , ] 0 2 satisfying the equation cotx – cosx = 1 – cotx. cosx
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.53 The exact value of cos
2
73º + cos
2
47º + (cos73º . cos47º)

is
(A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C)3/4 (D) 1
Q.54 I n a ∆ABC, a = a
1
= 2 , b = a
2
, c = a
3
such that a
p+1
= |
¹
|

\
| −

p
p
p 2
p
p 2
p
a
5
2 p 4
2 a
3
5
where p = 1,2 then
(A) r
1
= r
2
(B) r
3
= 2r
1
(C) r
2
= 2r
1
(D) r
2
= 3r
1
Q.55 The expression,
( ) ( )
tan cos
cos( )
3
2
3
2
2
π π
α α
π α
− −

+ cos
α
π

|
\

|
¹
|
2
sin

(π − α) + cos

(π + α)

sin
α
π

|
\

|
¹
|
2
when
simplified reduces to :
(A) zero (B) 1 (C) −

1 (D) none
Q.56 The expression [1 − sin

(3π − α) + cos

(3π + α)] 1
3
2
5
2
− −
|
\

|
¹
|
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|

sin cos
π
α
π
α when simplified
reduces to :
(A) sin 2α (B) − sin 2α (C) 1 − sin 2α (D) 1 + sin 2α
Q.57 If ‘O’ is the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC and R
1
, R
2
and R
3
are the radii of the circumcircles of triangles
OBC, OCA and OAB respectively then
a
R
b
R
c
R
1 2 3
+ + has the value equal to:
(A)
a bc
R 2
3
(B)
R
a bc
3
(C)
4
2

R
(D)
2
R 4

Q.58 The maximum value of ( 7 cosθ + 24 sinθ ) × ( 7 sinθ – 24 cosθ ) for every R ∈ θ .
(A) 25 (B) 625 (C)
2
625
(D)
4
625
Q.59 4 sin5
0
sin55
0
sin65
0
has the values equal to
(A)
3 1
2 2
+
(B)
3 1
2 2

(C)
3 1
2

(D)
3 3 1
2 2

d i
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Q.60 If x, y and z are the distances of incentre from the vertices of the triangle ABC respectively then
z y x
c b a
is equal to
(A)

2
A
tan
(B)

2
A
cot
(C)

2
A
tan
(D)

2
A
sin
Q.61 The medians of a ∆ ABC are 9 cm, 12 cm and 15 cm respectively . Then the area of the triangle is
(A) 96 sq cm (B) 84 sq cm (C) 72 sq cm (D) 60 sq cm
Q.62 If x =

2
, satisfies the equation sin
x
2
− cos
x
2
= 1 − sin

x

& the inequality
x
2 2
3
4
− ≤
π π
, then:
(A) n = −1, 0, 3, 5 (B) n = 1, 2, 4, 5
(C) n = 0, 2, 4 (D) n = −1, 1, 3, 5
Q.63 The value of
1
9
1
3
9
1
5
9
1
7
9
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
+
F
H
G
I
K
J
cos cos cos cos
π π π π
is
(A)
9
16
(B)
10
16
(C)
12
16
(D)
5
16
Q.64 The number of all possible triplets (a
1
, a
2
, a
3
) such that a
1
+ a
2
cos

2x + a
3
sin² x = 0 for all x is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) infinite
Q.65 In a ∆ABC, a semicircle is inscribed, whose diameter lies on the side c. Then the radius of the semicircle
is
(A)
b a
2
+

(B)
c b a
2
− +

(C)
s
2∆
(D)
2
c
Where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC.
Q.66 For each natural number k , let C
k
denotes the circle with radius k centimeters and centre at the origin.
On the circle C
k
, a particle moves k centimeters in the counter- clockwise direction. After completing its
motion on C
k
, the particle moves to C
k+1
in the radial direction. The motion of the particle continues in
this manner .The particle starts at (1, 0).If the particle crosses the positive direction of the x- axis for the
first time on the circle C
n
then n equal to
(A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9
Q.67 If in a ∆ ABC,
cos cos cos A
a
B
b
C
c
= =
then the triangle is
(A) right angled (B) isosceles (C) equilateral (D) obtuse
Q.68 If cos A + cosB + 2cosC = 2 then the sides of the ∆ ABC are in
(A) A.P. (B) G.P (C) H.P. (D) none
Q.69 If A and B are complimentary angles, then :
(A) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
tan tan
A B
= 2 (B) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
cot cot
A B
= 2
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(C) 1
2
1
2
+
|
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
sec cos
A
ec
B
= 2 (D) 1
2
1
2

|
\

|
¹
|

|
\

|
¹
|
tan tan
A B
= 2
Q.70 The value of , 3 cosec

20° − sec

20° is :
(A) 2 (B)
2 20
40
sin
sin
°
°
(C) 4 (D)
4 20
40
sin
sin
°
°
Q.71 If in a ∆ ABC, cosA·cosB + sinA sinB sin2C = 1 then, the statement which is incorrect, is
(A) ∆ ABC is isosceles but not right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled
(C) ∆ ABC is right angled (D) least angle of the triangle is
π
4
Q.72 The set of values of

x

satisfying the equation,
( )
4
x tan
2
π

− 2 ( )
( )
x 2 cos
4
2
sin x
25 . 0
π

+ 1 = 0, is :
(A) an empty set (B) a singleton
(C) a set containing two values (D) an infinite set
Q.73 The product of the arithmetic mean of the lengths of the sides of a triangle and harmonic mean of the
lengths of the altitudes of the triangle is equal to :
(A) ∆ (B) 2 ∆ (C) 3 ∆ (D) 4 ∆
[ where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC ]
Q.74 If in a triangle sin A : sin C = sin (A − B)

:

sin (B − C) then a
2
: b
2
: c
2
(A) are in A.P. (B) are in G.P.
(C) are in H.P. (D) none of these
[ Y G ‘99 Tier - I ]
Q.75 The number of solution of the equation,

=
5
1 r
) x r cos( = 0 lying in (0, p) is :
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) more than 5
Q.76 If θ = 3 α

and sin θ

=

a
a b
2 2
+
. The value of the expression

,

a cosec α − b sec α is
(A)
1
2 2
a b +
(B) 2 a b
2 2
+ (C) a + b (D) none
Q.78 The value of cot 7
1
2
0
+ tan 67
1
2
0
– cot 67
1
2
0
– tan7
1
2
0
is :
(A) a rational number (B) irrational number (C) 2(3 + 2 3 ) (D) 2 (3 –
3
)
Q.79 If in a triangle ABC
2 2 cos cos cos A
a
B
b
C
c
a
bc
b
ca
+ + = + then the value of the angle A is :
(A)
8
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D)
2
π
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Q.80 The value of the expression (sinx + cosecx)
2
+ (cosx + secx)
2
– ( tanx + cotx)
2
wherever defined is
equal to
(A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9
Q.81 If A = 580
0
then which one of the following is true
(A)
A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − − + = |
¹
|

\
|
(B) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − + + − =
|
¹
|

\
|
(C) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − − + − =
|
¹
|

\
|
(D) A sin 1 A sin 1
2
A
sin 2 − + + =
|
¹
|

\
|
Q.82 With usual notations in a triangle ABC, if r
1
= 2r
2
= 2r
3
then
(A) 4a = 3b (B) 3a = 2b (C) 4b = 3a (D) 2a = 3b
Q.83 If tan α =
1 x x
x x
2
2
+ −

and tan β =
1 x 2 x 2
1
2
+ −
(x ≠ 0, 1), where 0 < α, β <
2
π
, then tan
(α + β) has the value equal to :
(A) 1 (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D)
4
3
Q.84 If r
1
, r
2
, r
3
be the radii of excircles of the triangle ABC, then

2 1
1
r r
r
is equal to :
(A)

2
A
cot
(B)
2
B
cot
2
A
cot

(C)

2
A
tan
(D)

2
A
tan
Q.85 Minimum value of 8cos
2
x + 18sec
2
x ∀ x ∈ R wherever it is defined, is :
(A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 26 (D) 18
Q.86 In a ∆ABC
|
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\
|
+ +
C sin
c
B sin
b
A sin
a
2 2 2
. sin
2
A
sin
2
B
sin
2
C
simplifies to
(A) 2∆ (B) ∆ (C)
2

(D)
4

where ∆ is the area of the triangle
Q.87 If θ is eliminated from the equations x = a cos(θ – α) and y = b cos (θ – β) then
) cos(
ab
xy 2
b
y
a
x
2
2
2
2
β − α − +
is equal to
(A) cos
2
( α – β) (B) sin
2
(α – β) (C) sec
2
( α – β) (D) cosec
2
(α – β)
Q.88 The general solution of the trigonometric equation
tan x + tan 2x + tan 3x = tan x · tan 2x · tan 3x is
(A) x = nπ (B) nπ ±
3
π
(C) x = 2nπ (D) x =
3

where n ∈ I
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Q.89 If log
a
b + log
b
c + log
c
a vanishes where a, b and c are positive reals different than unity then the value
of (log
a
b)
3
+ (log
b
c)
3
+ (log
c
a)
3
is
(A) an odd prime (B) an even prime
(C) an odd composite (D) an irrational number
Q.90 If the arcs of the same length in two circles S
1
and S
2
subtend angles 75° and 120° respectively at the
centre. The ratio
2
1
S
S
is equal to
(A)
5
1
(B)
16
81
(C)
25
64
(D)
64
25
Q.91 Number of principal solution of the equation
tan 3x – tan 2x – tan x = 0, is
(A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) more than 7
Q.92 The expression
° °
° − °
20 sin · 20 tan
20 sin 20 tan
2 2
2 2
simplifies to
(A) a rational which is not integral (B) a surd
(C) a natural which is prime (D) a natural which is not composite
Q.93 The value of x that satisfies the relation
x = 1 – x + x
2
– x
3
+ x
4
– x
5
+ ......... ∞
(A) 2 cos36° (B) 2 cos144° (C) 2 sin18° (D) none
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.94 If sin

θ = sin

α then sin
θ
3
=
(A) sin
α
3
(B) sin
π α
3 3

|
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|
(C) sin
π α
3 3
+
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) −

sin
π α
3 3
+
|
\

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¹
|
Q.95 Choose the INCORRECT statement(s).
(A sin 82
1
2
°
. cos 37
1
2
°
and sin 127
1
2
°
. sin 97
1
2
°
have the same value.
(B) If tan

A =
3
4 3 −
&

tan

B =
3
4 3 +
then tan

(A − B) must be irrational.
(C) The sign of the product sin

2 . sin

3 . sin

5 is positive.
(D) There exists a value of θ between 0 & 2

π which satisfies the equation ;
sin
4
θ – sin
2
θ – 1 = 0.
Q.96 Which of the following functions have the maximum value unity ?
(A) sin
2
x − cos
2
x (B)
sin cos 2 2
2
x x −
(C) −

sin cos 2 2
2
x x −
(D)
6
5
1
2
1
3
sin cos x x +
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Q.97 If the sides of a right angled triangle are {cos2α + cos2β + 2cos(α + β)} and
{sin2α + sin2β + 2sin(α + β)}, then the length of the hypotenuse is :
(A) 2[1+cos(α − β)] (B) 2[1 − cos(α + β)]
(C) 4 cos
2
α β −
2
(D) 4sin
2
α β +
2
Q.98 An extreme value of 1 + 4 sin

θ + 3 cos

θ is :
(A) −

3 (B) −

4 (C) 5 (D) 6
Q.99 The sines of two angles of a triangle are equal to
5
13
&
99
101
. The cosine of the third angle is :
(A) 245/1313 (B) 255/1313 (C) 735/1313 (D) 765/1313
Q.100 It is known that sin

β =
4
5
& 0 < β < π then the value of
3
2
6
sin( ) cos( )
sin
cos
α β α β
α
π
+ − +
is:
(A) independent of α for all β in (0, π/2) (B)
5
3
for tan β > 0
(C)
3 7 24
15
( cot ) + α
for tan

β < 0 (D) none
Q.101 If x = sec

φ − tan

φ & y = cosec

φ + cot

φ then :
(A) x =
y
y
+

1
1
(B) y =
1
1
+

x
x
(C) x =
y
y

+
1
1
(D) xy + x − y + 1 = 0
Q.102 If 2 cosθ + sinθ = 1, then the value of 4 cosθ + 3sinθ is equal to
(A) 3 (B) –5 (C)
7
5
(D) –4
Q.103 If sin

t + cos

t =
1
5
then

tan
t
2
is equal to :
(A) −1 (*B) –
1
3
(C) 2 (D) −

1
6
BINOMIAL
There are 39 questions in this question bank.
Q.104 Given that the term of the expansion (x
1/3
− x
−1/2
)
15
which does not contain

x is 5

m where m ∈ N

,
then

m =
(A) 1100 (B) 1010 (C) 1001 (D) none
Q.105 In the binomial (2
1/3
+

3
−1/3
)
n
, if the ratio of the seventh term from the beginning of the expansion to
the seventh term from its end is 1/6

, then n =
(A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 (D) 15
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Q.106 If the coefficients of

x
7
&

x
8
in the expansion of 2
3
+

x
n
are equal

, then the value of

n is

:
(A) 15 (B) 45 (C) 55 (D) 56
Q.107 The coefficient of x
49
in the expansion of (x – 1)
|
¹
|

\
|

2
1
x |
¹
|

\
|

2
2
1
x
.....
|
¹
|

\
|

49
2
1
x
is equal to
(A) – 2
|
¹
|

\
|

50
2
1
1 (B) + ve coefficient of x
(C) – ve coefficient of x (D) – 2
|
¹
|

\
|

49
2
1
1
Q.108 The last digit of (3
P
+

2) is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) 5
where P = 3
4n
and n ∈ N
Q.109 The sum of the binomial coefficients of 2
1
x
x
n
+

is equal to 256 . The constant term in the
expansion is
(A) 1120 (B) 2110 (C) 1210 (D) none
Q.110 The

coefficient

of x
4

in

x
x 2
3
2
10

is

:
(A)
405
256
(B)
504
259
(C)
450
263
(D)
405
512
Q.111 The remainder, when (15
23
+ 23
23
) is divided by 19, is
(A) 4 (B) 15 (C) 0 (D) 18
Q.112 Let
n
) 3 4 7 ( +
= p + β when n and p are positive integers and β ∈ (0, 1) then (1 – β) (p + β) is
(A) rational which is not an integer (B) a prime
(C) a composite (D) none of these
Q.113 If (11)
27
+ (21)
27
when divided by 16 leaves the remainder
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 14
Q.114 Last three digits of the number N = 7
100
– 3
100
are
(A) 100 (B) 300 (C) 500 (D) 000
Q.115 The last

two digits of

the

number 3
400
are :
(A) 81 (B) 43 (C) 29 (D) 01
Q.116 If (1

+

x

+

x²)
25
= a
0

+ a
1
x + a
2
x² +

.....

+ a
50
.

x
50
then a
0
+ a
2
+ a
4
+ ..... + a
50
is :
(A) even (B) odd & of the form 3n
(C) odd & of the form (3n

1) (D) odd & of the form (3n

+

1)
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Q.117 The sum of the series (1²

+

1).1! + (2²

+

1).2! + (3²

+

1). 3! + ..... + (n²

+

1). n! is :
(A) (n

+

1). (n+2)! (B)

n.(n+1)! (C) (n

+

1). (n+1)! (D) none of these
Q.118 Let

P
m

stand

for
n
P
m
. Then the expression 1

.

P
1

+ 2

.

P
2
+ 3

.

P
3
+ ..... + n

.

P
n
=
(A) (n

+

1)

! −

1 (B) (n

+

1)

! + 1 (C) (n

+

1)

! (D) none

of

these
Q.119 The

expression

1
4 1
1 4 1
2
1 4 1
2
7 7
x
x x
+
+ +

− +

is

a

polynomial

in x

of

degree
(A) 7 (B) 5 (C) 4 (D) 3
Q.120 If the second term of the expansion a
a
a
n
1 13
1
/
+

is 14a
5/2
then the value of
n
n
C
C
3
2
is :
(A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 12 (D) 6
Q.121 If (1 + x) (1 + x + x
2
) (1 + x + x
2
+ x
3
) ...... (1 + x + x
2
+ x
3
+ ...... + x
n
)
≡ a
0
+ a
1
x + a
2
x
2
+ a
3
x
3
+ ...... + a
m
x
m
then
a
r
r
m
=

0
has the value equal to
(A) n! (B) (n + 1)

! (C) (n – 1)! (D) none
Q.122 The value of 4 {
n
C
1
+ 4 .
n
C
2
+ 4
2
.
n
C
3
+ ...... + 4
n − 1
} is :
(A) 0 (B) 5
n
+ 1 (C) 5
n
(D) 5
n
− 1
Q.123 If n be a positive integer such that n ≥ 3, then the value of the sum to n terms of the series
1 . n −
( ) n−1
1!
(n − 1) +
( ) ( ) n n − − 1 2
2 !
(n − 2) –
( ) ( ) ( ) n n n − − − 1 2 3
3!
(n − 3) + ...... is :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) – 1 (D) none of these
Q.124 In the expansion of (1 + x)
43

if the co−efficients of the (2r + 1)
th
and the (r + 2)
th
terms are equal, the
value of r is :
(A) 12 (B) 13 (C) 14 (D) 15
Q.125 The positive value of a so that the co−efficient of x
5
is equal to that of x
15
in the expansion of x
a
x
2
3
10
+
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|
is
(A)
1
2 3
(B)
1
3
(C) 1 (D) 2
3
Q.126 In the expansion of
x
x x
x
x x
+
− +

|
\

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¹
|
1
1
1
2 3 1 3 1 2
10
/ / /
, the term which does not contain x is :
(A)
10
C
0
(B)
10
C
7
(C)
10
C
4
(D) none
Q.127 If the 6
th
term in the expansion of the binomial
1
8 3
2
10
8
x
x x
/
log +

is 5600, then x equals to
(A) 5 (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 100
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Q.128 Co-efficient of α
t
in the expansion of,
(α + p)
m − 1
+ (α + p)
m − 2
(α + q) + (α + p)
m − 3
(α + q)
2
+ ...... (α + q)
m − 1
where α ≠ − q and p ≠ q is :
(A)
( )
m
t
t t
C p q
p q

(B)
( )
m
t
m t m t
C p q
p q
− −

(C)
( )
m
t
t t
C p q
p q
+

(D)
( )
m
t
m t m t
C p q
p q
− −
+

Q.129 (1 + x) (1 + x + x
2
) (1 + x + x
2
+ x
3
) ...... (1 + x + x
2
+ ...... + x
100
) when written in the ascending power
of

x

then the highest exponent of

x is ______ .
(A) 4950 (B) 5050 (C) 5150 (D) none
Q.130 Let
( )
5 2 6 +
n
= p + f where n ∈ N and p ∈ N and 0 < f < 1 then the value of, f
2
− f + pf − p is
(A) a natural number (B) a negative integer
(C) a prime number (D) are irrational number
Q.131 Number of rational terms in the expansion of
( )
2 3
4
100
+ is :
(A) 25 (B) 26 (C) 27 (D) 28
Q.132 The greatest value of the term independent of x in the expansion of
10
x
cos
sin x
|
¹
|

\
| θ
+ θ
is
(A)
10
C
5
(B) 2
5
(C) 2
5
·
10
C
5
(D)
5
5
10
2
C
Q.133 If (1 + x – 3x
2
)
2145
= a
0
+ a
1
x + a
2
x
2
+ ......... then a
0
– a
1
+ a
2
– a
3
+ ..... ends with
(A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 7 (D) 9
Q.134 Coefficient of x
6
in the binomial expansion
9
2
x 2
3
3
x 4
|
|
¹
|

\
|

is
(A) 2438 (B) 2688 (C) 2868 (D) none
Q.135 The term independent of '

x

'

in the expansion of 9
1
3
18
x
x

|
\

|
¹
|

,

x

>

0 , is

α

times the corresponding
binomial co-efficient . Then

'

α

' is :
(A) 3 (B)
1
3
(C) −
1
3
(D) 1
Q.136 The expression [x + (x
3
−1)
1/2
]
5
+ [x − (x
3
−1)
1/2
]
5
is a polynomial of degree :
(A) 5 (B) 6 (C) 7 (D) 8 [JEE’92, 6 + 2]
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Q.137 Given (1 – 2x + 5x
2
– 10x
3
) (1 + x)
n
= 1 + a
1
x + a
2
x
2
+ .... and that
2
1
a
= 2a
2
then the value of n is
(A) 6 (B) 2 (C) 5 (D) 3
Q.138 The sum of the series aC
0
+ (a + b)C
1
+ (a + 2b)C
2
+ ..... + (a + nb)C
n
is
where Cr's denotes combinatorial coefficient in the expansion of (1 + x)
n
, n ∈ N
(A) (a + 2nb)2
n
(B) (2a + nb)2
n
(C) (a +nb)2
n – 1
(D) (2a + nb)2
n – 1
Q.139 The coefficient of the middle term in the binomial expansion in powers of x of (1 + αx)
4
and of
(1 – αx)
6
is the same if α equals
(A) –
3
5
(B)
3
10
(C) –
10
3
(D)
5
3
Q.140 (2n

+

1) (2n

+

3) (2n

+

5) ....... (4n

1) is equal to :
(A)
( ) !
. ( ) ! ( ) !
4
2 2 2
n
n n
n
(B)
( ) ! !
. ( ) ! ( ) !
4
2 2 2
n n
n n
n
(C)
( ) ! !
( ) ! ( ) !
4
2 2
n n
n n
(D)
( ) ! !
! ( ) !
4
2 2
n n
n
n
Q.141 If S
n
=

=
n
0 r
r
n
C
1
and T
n
=

=
n
0 r
r
n
C
r
then
n
n
S
T
is equal to
(A)
2
n
(B)
1
2
n

(C) n – 1 (D)
2
1 n 2 −
Q.142 The coefficient of x
r
(0 ≤ r ≤ n

1) in the expression :
(x

+

2)
n−1
+ (x

+

2)
n−2
. (x

+

1) + (x

+

2)
n−3
. (x

+

1)² + ...... + (x

+

1)
n−1
is :
(A)
n
C
r
(2
r

1) (B)
n
C
r
(2
n−r

1) (C)
n
C
r
(2
r
+

1) (D)
n
C
r
(2
n−r
+

1)
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Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 D Q.2 D Q.3 A Q.4 B Q.5 A Q.6 D Q.7 D
Q.8 D Q.9 D Q.10 C Q.11 D Q.12 D Q.13 A Q.14 B
Q.15 C Q.16 A Q.17 A Q.18 B Q.19 D Q.20 C Q.21 D
Q.22 C Q.23 A Q.24 D Q.25 C Q.26 D Q.27 B Q.28 A
Q.29 D Q.30 C Q.31 C Q.32 B Q.33 D Q.34 C Q.35 A
Q.36 C Q.37 A Q.38 D Q.39 C Q.40 D Q.41 C Q.42 B
Q.43 B Q.44 A Q.45 A Q.46 A Q.47 C Q.48 B Q.49 B
Q.50 D Q.51 D Q.52 B Q.53 C Q.54 D Q.55 A Q.56 B
Q.57 C Q.58 C Q.59 B Q.60 B Q.61 C Q.62 B Q.63 A
Q.64 D Q.65 A Q.66 B Q.67 C Q.68 A Q.69 A Q.70 C
Q.71 C Q.72 A Q.73 B Q.74 A Q.75 C Q.76 B Q.78 B
Q.79 D Q.80 B Q.81 C Q.82 C Q.83 A Q.84 C Q.85 C
Q.86 B Q.87 B Q.88 D Q.89 A Q.90 C Q.91 C Q.92 D
Q.93 C
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.94 ABD Q.95 BCD Q.96 ABCD Q.97 AC Q.98 BD Q.99 BC
Q.100 ABC Q.101 BCD Q.102 AC Q.103 BC
BINOMIAL
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.104 C Q.105 B Q.106 C Q.107 A Q.108 D Q.109 A Q.110 A
Q.111 C Q.112 D Q.113 A Q.114 D Q.115 D Q.116 A Q.117 B
Q.118 A Q.119 D Q.120 A Q.121 B Q.122 D Q.123 A Q.124 C
Q.125 A Q.126 C Q.127 C Q.128 B Q.129 B Q.130 B Q.131 B
Q.132 D Q.133 B Q.134 B Q.135 D Q.136 C Q.137 A Q.138 D
Q.139 C Q.140 B Q.141 A Q.142 B
FUNCTION, LIMIT, CONTINUITY &
DERIVABILITY
MATHEMATICS
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Question bank on function limit continuity & derivability
There are 105 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 If both f(x) & g(x) are differentiable functions at

x = x
0
, then the function defined as,
h(x) = Maximum {f(x), g(x)}
(A) is always differentiable at x = x
0
(B) is never differentiable at x = x
0
(C) is differentiable at x = x
0
provided f(x
0
) ≠ g(x
0
)
(D) cannot be differentiable at

x = x
0
if f(x
0
) = g(x
0
) .
Q.2 If
0 x
Lim

(x
−3
sin 3x + ax
−2
+ b) exists and is equal to zero then :
(A) a = −

3

& b = 9/2 (B) a = 3

& b = 9/2
(C) a = −

3

& b = −

9/2 (D) a = 3

& b = −

9/2
Q.3 A function

f(x) is defined as

f(x) =
x x m N
if x
m
x
sin ,
1
0
0 0
≠ ∈
=

. The least value of m for which f

(x) is
continuous at

x = 0 is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.4 For x > 0, let

h(x) =
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
> = integers prime relatively are 0 q & p where
irrational is x if 0
x if
q
p
q
1
then which one does not hold good?
(A) h(x) is discontinuous for all x in (0, ∞)
(B) h(x) is continuous for each irrational in (0, ∞)
(C) h(x) is discontinuous for each rational in (0, ∞)
(D) h(x) is not derivable for all x in (0, ∞) .
Q.5 The value of
n
e
1
x
e
1
x
x
x
3 2
Limit
x n
x
n
|
¹
|

\
|

|
¹
|

\
|
∞ →
(where N n∈ ) is
(A) ln
|
¹
|

\
|
3
2
(B) 0 (C) n ln
|
¹
|

\
|
3
2
(D) not defined
Q.6 For a certain value of c,
−∞ → x
Lim
[(x
5
+ 7x
4
+ 2)
C
- x]

is finite &

non zero. The value of c and the value
of the limit is
(A) 1/5, 7/5 (B) 0, 1 (C) 1, 7/5 (D) none
Q.7 Consider the piecewise defined function
f (x) =

4 x if 4 x
4 x 0 if 0
0 x if x
> −
≤ ≤
< −
choose the answer which best describes the continuity of this function
(A) The function is unbounded and therefore cannot be continuous.
(B) The function is right continuous at x = 0
(C) The function has a removable discontinuity at 0 and 4, but is continuous on the rest of the real line.
(D) The function is continuous on the entire real line
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Q.8 If α, β are the roots of the quadratic equation ax
2
+ bx + c = 0 then
α → x
Lim
( )
1
2
2
− + +

cos
( )
ax bx c
x α
equals
(A) 0 (B)
1
2

β)
2
(C)
a
2
2

β)
2
(D) −

a
2
2

β)
2
Q.9 Which one of the following best represents the graph of the function f(x) =
( ) nx tan
2
Lim
1
n

∞ →
π
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Q.10
1 x
Lim

( )
4 1 3
1
3 1
2 1
2
3
1 4
3 1
x x
x x
x
x
x x −

− +

+

.
=
(A)
1
3
(B) 3 (C)
1
2
(D) none
Q.11 ABC is an isosceles triangle inscribed in a circle of radius r . If AB = AC & h is the altitude from A to BC
and P be the perimeter of ABC then
0 h
Lim

3
P

equals (where ∆ is the area of the triangle)
(A)
r 32
1
(B)
r 64
1
(C)
r 128
1
(D) none
Q.12 Let the function f, g and h be defined as follows :
f (x) =
¹
´
¦
0 x for 0
0 x and 1 x 1 for
x
1
sin x
=
≠ ≤ ≤ − |
¹
|

\
|
g (x) =
¹
´
¦
0 x for 0
0 x and 1 x 1 for
x
1
sin x
2
=
≠ ≤ ≤ −
|
¹
|

\
|
h (x) = | x |
3
for – 1 ≤ x ≤ 1
Which of these functions are differentiable at x = 0?
(A) f and g only (B) f and h only (C) g and h only (D) none
Q.13 If [x] denotes the greatest integer ≤ x, then
Limit
n → ∞
1
4
n
[ ] [ ] [ ] ( )
1 2
3 3 3
x x n x + + + ......
equals
(A) x/2 (B) x/3 (C) x/6 (D) x/4
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Q.14 Let f (x) =
) x (
) x (
h
g
, where g and h are cotinuous functions on the open interval (a, b). Which of the
following statements is true for a < x < b?
(A) f is continuous at all x for which x is not zero.
(B) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) = 0
(C) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) is not equal to zero.
(D) f is continuous at all x for which h (x) is not equal to zero.
Q.15 The period of the function f (x) =
| x cos x sin |
| x cos | | x sin |

+
is
(A) π/2 (B) π/4 (C) π (D) 2π
Q.16 If f(x) =
2
x
x
x 2 cos e x + −
, x ≠ 0 is continuous at x = 0, then
(A) f (0) =
2
5
(B) [f(0)] = – 2 (C) {f(0)} = –0.5 (D) [f(0)] . {f(0)} = –1.5
where [x] and {x} denotes greatest integer and fractional part function
Q.17 The value of the limit

=
|
¹
|

\
|

2 n
2
n
1
1 is
(A) 1 (B)
4
1
(C)
3
1
(D)
2
1
Q.18 The function g (x) =

0 x , x cos
0 x , b x

< +
can be made differentiable at x = 0.
(A) if b is equal to zero (B) if b is not equal to zero
(C) if b takes any real value (D) for no value of b
Q.19 Let f be differentiable at x = 0 and f ' (0) = 1. Then
h
) h 2 ( ) h (
Lim
0 h
− −

f f
=
(A) 3 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) – 1
Q.20 If f (x) = sin
–1
(sinx) ; R x∈ then f is
(A) continuous and differentiable for all x
(B) continuous for all x but not differentiable for all x = (2k + 1)
2
π
, I k∈
(C) neither continuous nor differentiable for x = (2k – 1)
2
π
; I k∈
(D) neither continuous nor differentiable for ] 1 , 1 [ R x − − ∈
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Q.21

π

) x 3 sin x sin 3 (
4
1
cos
x sin
Limit
1
2
x
where [ ] denotes greatest integer function , is
(A)
π
2
(B) 1 (C)
π
4
(D) does not exist
Q.22 If
0 x
Lim

x
) x 3 ( n ) x 3 ( n − − + l l
= k , the value of k is
(A)
3
2
(B) –
3
1
(C) –
3
2
(D) 0
Q.23 The function f (x) =
1 x
1 x
Lim
n 2
n 2
n
+

∞ →
is identical with the function
(A) g (x) = sgn(x – 1) (B) h (x) = sgn (tan
–1
x)
(C) u (x) = sgn( | x | – 1) (D) v (x) = sgn (cot
–1
x)
Q.24 The functions defined by f(x) = max {x
2
, (x − 1)
2
, 2x (1 − x)}, 0 ≤ x ≤ 1
(A) is differentiable for all x
(B) is differentiable for all x excetp at one point
(C) is differentiable for all x except at two points
(D) is not differentiable at more than two points.
Q.25 f (x) =
nx
x
l
and g (x) =
x
nx l
. Then identify the CORRECT statement
(A)
) x ( g
1
and f (x) are identical functions (B)
) x ( f
1
and g (x) are identical functions
(C) f (x) . g (x) = 1 0 x > ∀ (D) 1
) x ( g . ) x ( f
1
= 0 x > ∀
Q.26 If f(3) = 6

& f

(3) = 2, then
Limit
x →3
x f f x
x
( ) ( ) 3 3
3

is given by :
(A) 6 (B) 4 (C) 0 (D) none of these
Q.27 Which one of the following functions is continuous everywhere in its domain but has atleast one point
where it is not differentiable?
(A) f (x) = x
1/3
(B) f (x) =
x
| x |
(C) f (x) = e
–x
(D) f (x) = tan x
Q.28 The limiting value of the function f(x) =
x 2 sin 1
) x sin x (cos 2 2
3

+ −
when x →
4
π
is
(A)
2
(B)
1
2
(C) 3
2
(D)
3
2
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Q.29 Let f (x) =

<
− −

>

− +
− −

2 x if
2 x 3 x
4 x
2 x if
2 2
6 2 2
2
x 1 x
x 3 x
then
(A) f (2) = 8 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2 (B) f (2) = 16 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2
(C) f (2

) ≠ f (2
+
) ⇒ f is discontinuous (D) f has a removable discontinuity at x = 2
Q.30 On the interval I = [−

2, 2], the function f(x) =
[ ]
( ) ( )
( )
| |
x e x
x
x x
+ ≠
=
¦
´
¦
¹
¦
− +
1 0
0 0
1 1
then which one of the following does not hold good?
(A) is continuous for all values of x ∈ I
(B) is continuous for x ∈ I − (0)
(C) assumes all intermediate values from f(−

2) & f(2)
(D) has a maximum value equal to

3/e .
Q.31 Which of the following function is surjective but not injective
(A) f : R → R f (x) = x
4
+ 2x
3
– x
2
+ 1 (B) f : R → R f (x) = x
3
+ x + 1
(C) f : R → R
+
f (x) =
2
x 1+
(D) f : R → R f (x) = x
3
+ 2x
2
– x + 1
Q.32 Consider the function f (x) =

3 x 2 if x 6
2 x if 1
2 x 1 if
] x [
x
≤ < −
=
< ≤
where [x] denotes step up function then at x = 2 function
(A) has missing point removable discontinuity
(B) has isolated point removable discontinuity
(C) has non removable discontinuity finite type
(D) is continuous
Q.33 Suppose that f is continuous on [a, b] and that f (x) is an integer for each x in [a, b]. Then in [a, b]
(A) f is injective
(B) Range of f may have many elements
(C) {x} is zero for all x ∈ [a, b] where { } denotes fractional part function
(D) f (x) is constant
Q.34 The graph of function f contains the point P (1, 2) and Q(s, r). The equation of the secant line through
P and Q is y =
|
|
¹
|

\
|

− +
1 s
3 s 2 s
2
x – 1 – s. The value of f ' (1), is
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) non existent
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Q.35 The range of the function f(x) =
12 x 11 x 2
) 10 x 7 x ( 5 x n e
2
2 ) 2 x ( x
2
+ −
+ −
+
l
is
(A) ) , ( ∞ −∞ (B) ) , 0 [ ∞ (C)
|
¹
|

\
|
∞ ,
2
3
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
4 ,
2
3
Q.36 C o n s i d e r f ( x ) =
( )
( )
2
2
3 3
3 3
sin sin sin sin
sin sin sin sin
x x x x
x x x x
− + −
− − −

, x ≠
π
2
for x ∈ (0, π)
f(π/2) = 3 where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function then,
(A) f is continuous & differentiable at x = π/2
(B) f is continuous but not differentiable at x = π/2
(C) f is neither continuous nor differentiable at x = π/2
(D) none of these
Q.37 The number of points at which the function, f(x) = x – 0.5 + x – 1 + tan

x does not have a
derivative in the interval (0, 2) is :
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.38 Let [x] denote the integral part of x ∈ R. g(x) = x − [x]. Let

f(x) be any continuous function with

f(0) = f(1)

then the function

h(x) = f(g(x)) :
(A) has finitely many discontinuities (B) is discontinuous at some x = c
(C) is continuous on R (D) is a constant function .
Q.39 Given the function f(x) = 2x x
3
1 − + 5
x
1
4
− x + 7x
2
x − 1
+ 3x + 2 then :
(A) the function is continuous but not differentiable at x = 1
(B) the function is discontinuous at x = 1
(C) the function is both cont. & differentiable at x = 1
(D) the range of f(x) is R
+
.
Q.40 If f (x + y) = f (x) + f (y) + | x | y + xy
2
, ∀ x, y ∈ R and f ' (0) = 0, then
(A) f need not be differentiable at every non zero x
(B) f is differentiable for all x ∈ R
(C) f is twice differentiable at x = 0
(D) none
Q.41 For
} x 10 {
} 10 x sin{
Lim
8 x −

(where { } denotes fractional part function)
(A) LHL exist but RHL does not exist (B) RHL exist but LHL does not exist.
(C) neither LHL nor RHL does not exist (D) both RHL and LHL exist and equals to 1
Q.42
∞ → n
Lim
3 3 3 3
2 2 2 2
n ...... 3 2 1
1 . n ..... ) 2 n ( 3 ) 1 n ( 2 n 1
+ + + +
+ + − + − +
is equal to :
(A)
1
3
(B)
2
3
(C)
1
2
(D)
1
6
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Q.43 T h e d o m a i n o f d e f i n i t i o n o f t h e f u n c t i o n f ( x ) = | 6 x x | log
2
x
1
x
− −

+
+
16–x
C
2x–1
+
20–3x
P
2x–5
is
(A) {2} (B)
} 3 , 2 { ,
4
3

(C) {2, 3} (D)
|
¹
|

\
|
∞ − ,
4
1
Where [x] denotes greatest integer function.
Q.44 If f (x) =
10 x 7 x
25 bx x
2
2
+ −
+ −
for x ≠ 5 and f is continuous at x = 5, then f (5) has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 10 (D) 25
Q.45 Let f be a differentiable function on the open interval (a, b). Which of the following statements must be
true?
I. f is continuous on the closed interval [a, b]
II. f is bounded on the open interval (a, b)
III. If a<a
1
<b
1
<b, and f (a
1
)<0< f (b
1
), then there is a number c such that a
1
<c< b
1
and f (c)=0
(A) I and II only (B) I and III only (C) II and III only (D) only III
Q.46 The value of
( )
( ) a log a sec
x log x cot
x
x 1
a
a 1
x
Limit

− −
∞ →
(a > 1) is equal to
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) π/2 (D) does not exist
Q.47 Let f : (1, 2 ) → R satisfies the inequality
2 x
| 8 x 4 | x
) x ( f
2
33 ) 4 x 2 cos(
2

< <
− −
, ) 2 , 1 ( x ∈ ∀ . Then ) x ( f Lim
2 x

is equal to
(A) 16
(B) –16
(C) cannot be determined from the given information
(D) does not exists
Q.48 Let a = min [x
2
+ 2x + 3, x ∈ R] and b =
x x
0 x
e e
x cos x sin
Lim

. Then the value of

=

n
0 r
r n r
b a is
(A)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 2 +
+
(B)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 2 −
+
(C)
n
n
2 · 3
1 2 −
(D)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 4 −
+
Q.49 Period of f(x) = nx + n − [nx + n], (n ∈ N where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function is :
(A) 1 (B) 1/n (C) n (D) none of these
Q.50 Let f be a real valued function defined by f(x) = sin
−1
1
3
− |
\

|
¹
|
x
+ cos
−1
x − |
\

|
¹
|
3
5
. Then domain of f(x)
is given by :
(A) [−

4, 4] (B) [0, 4] (C) [−

3, 3] (D) [−

5, 5]
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Q.51 For the function f (x) =
) x ( sin n 1
1
Lim
2
n
π +
∞ →
, which of the following holds?
(A) The range of f is a singleton set (B) f is continuous on R
(C) f is discontinuous for all x ∈ I (D) f is discontinuous for some x ∈ R
Q.52 Domain of the function f(x) =
x cot n
1
1 −
l
is
(A) (cot1 , ∞ ) (B) R – {cot1} (C) (– ∞,0)

(0,cot1) (D) (– ∞, cot1)
Q.53 The function

∉ + −
∈ +
=
Q x , 5 x 2 x
Q x , 1 x 2
) x ( f
2
is
(A) continuous no where
(B) differentiable no where
(C) continuous but not differentiable exactly at one point
(D) differentiable and continuous only at one point and discontinuous elsewhere
Q.54 For the function f (x) =
) 2 x (
1
2 x
1

+
, x ≠ 2 which of the following holds?
(A) f (2) = 1/2 and f is continuous at x =2 (B) f (2) ≠ 0, 1/2 and f is continuous at x = 2
(C) f can not be continuous at x = 2 (D) f (2) = 0 and f is continuous at x = 2.
Q.55
) x tan(sin 1
) x cos(sin x
Lim
1
1
2 1 x

is
(A)
2
1
(B) –
2
1
(C)
2
(D) –
2
Q.56 Which one of the following is not bounded on the intervals as indicated
(A) f(x) =
1 x
1
2

on (0, 1) (B) g(x) = x cos
1
x
on (–∞, ∞)
(C) h(x) = xe
–x
on (0, ∞) (D) l (x) = arc tan2
x
on (–∞, ∞)
Q.57 The domain of the function f(x) =
[ ]
arc x
x x
cot
2 2

, where

[x] denotes the greatest integer not greater than
x, is :
(A) R (B) R − {0}
(C) R

{ }
± ∈ ∪
+
n n I : { } 0 (D) R

{n : n ∈ I}
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Q.58 If f(x)

= cos

x, x = n π , n = 0, 1, 2, 3, .....
= 3, otherwise and
φ(x) =
x when x x
when x
when x
2
1 3 0
3 0
5 3
+ ≠ ≠
=
=

,
then
Limit
x →0
f(φ(x)) =
(A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) none
Q.59 Let
0 x
Lim

sec
–1
x
x sin
|
\

|
¹
| = l and
0 x
Lim

sec
–1
x
x tan
|
\

|
¹
| = m, then
(A) l exists but m does not (B) m exists but l does not
(C) l and m both exist (D) neither l nor m exists
Q.60 Range of the function f (x) =
2
2
x 1
1
) e x ( n
1
+
+

+ l
is , where [*] denotes the greatest integer
function and e =
α
→ α
α +
/ 1
0
) 1 ( Limit
(A)
|
¹
|

\
| +
e
1 e
, 0
∪{2} (B) (0, 1) (C) (0, 1] ∪ {2} (D) (0, 1) ∪ {2}
Q.61 ] x [tan sin Lim
1
0 x

= l then { l } is equal to
(A) 0 (B)
2
1
π

(C)
1
2

π
(D)
2
2
π

where [ ] and { } denotes greatest integer and fractional part function.
Q.62 Number of points where the function f (x) = (x
2
– 1) | x
2
– x – 2 | + sin( | x | ) is not differentiable, is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3
Q.63
( )
¦
)
¦
`
¹
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
|
¹
|

\
|

+
− +

∞ →
x
1
1
x
1 x
1 x 2
sec
x 1 x cot
Limit
is equal to
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) π/2 (D) non existent
Q.64 If f (x) =

> +

0
0
2
x x if b ax
x x if x
derivable R x∈ ∀ then the values of a and b are respectively
(A) 2x
0
, –
2
0
x (B) – x
0
, 2
2
0
x (C) – 2x
0
, –
2
0
x (D) 2
2
0
x , – x
0
Q.65 Let f

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

<
=

+ − −
>

cos
sin
,
,
,
π
π
x
x
x
p x
x
x
x
. If f

(x) is discontinuous at x =
1
2

, then
(A) p

R − {4} (B) p

R −
1
4
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
(C) p

R
0
(D) p

R
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Q.66 Let f(x) be a differentiable function which satisfies the equation
f(xy) = f(x) + f(y) for all x > 0, y > 0 then
f ′ (x) is equal to
(A)
f
x
' ( ) 1
(B)
1
x
(C) f ′ (1) (D) f ′(1).(lnx)
Q.67 Given f(x) = b ([x]
2
+ [x]) + 1 for x ≥ −1

= Sin (π (x+a) ) for

x < −1
where [x] denotes the integral part of x, then for what values of a, b the function is continuous at
x = −1?
(A) a = 2n + (3/2) ; b ∈ R ; n ∈ I (B) a = 4n + 2 ; b ∈ R ; n ∈ I
(C) a = 4n + (3/2) ; b ∈ R
+
; n ∈ I (D) a = 4n + 1 ; b ∈ R
+
; n ∈ I
Q.68 Let f(x) =
) e x ( n
) e x ( n
x 2 4
x 2
+
+
l
l
. If
Limit
x → ∞
f(x) = l and
Limit
x → −∞
f(x) = m then :
(A) l = m (B) l = 2m (C) 2

l = m (D) l + m = 0
Q.69
∞ → n
Lim
cos
|
¹
|

\
|
+ π n n
2
when n is an integer :
(A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to − 1 (C) is equal to zero (D) does not exist
Q.70
0 x
Limit

x sin 3 ) x (sin ) x .(tan 7
x ) x 2 cos 1 ( ) x tan x (sin
5 6 1 7 1
5 4 2
+ +
+ − − −
− −
is equal to
(A) 0 (B)
7
1
(C)
3
1
(D) 1
Q.71 Range of the function , f

(x)

= cot
−1

( )
log
/
( )
4 5
2
5 8 4 x x − +
is :
(A) (0

, π) (B)
π
π
4
,

|
¹
| (C) 0
4
,
π |
\

(D) 0
2
,
π |
\

|
¹
|
Q.72 Let
Limit
x → 0

[ ] x
x
2
2
= l &
Limit
x → 0

[ ] x
x
2
2
= m , where [ ] denotes greatest integer , then:
(A) l exists but m does not (B) m exists but l does not
(C) l

&

m both exist (D) neither l nor m exists .
Q.73 The value of
Limit
x → 0

( ) ( )
( )
tan { } sin { }
{ } { }
x x
x x

1
1
where {

x

} denotes the fractional part function:
(A) is 1 (B) is tan 1 (C) is sin 1 (D) is non existent
Q.74 If f

(x)

=
n
x
e x
x
2
2 +
|
\

|
¹
|
tan
is continuous at x = 0 , then f (0) must be equal to :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) e
2
(D) 2
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Q.75
∞ → x
Lim

x sin
e ) x 2 sin x 2 (
x 2 sin x 2 2
+
+ +
is :
(A) equal to zero (B) equal to 1 (C) equal to −

1 (D) non existent
Q.76 The value of
( )
x
ec bx
ax
→0
2
lim cos
cos is
(A)
e
b
a

|
\

|
¹
|
|
8
2
2
(B)
e
a
b

|
\

|
¹
|
|
8
2
2
(C)
e
a
b

|
\

|
¹
|
|
2
2
2
(D) e
b
a

|
\

|
¹
|
|
2
2
2
Select the correct alternative : (More than one are correct)
Q.77
c x
Lim

f(x) does not exist when :
(A) f(x) = [[x]] − [2x

1], c = 3 (B) f(x) = [x] − x, c = 1
(C) f(x) = {x}
2
− {−x}
2
, c = 0 (D) f(x) =
tan (sgn )
sgn
x
x
, c = 0 .
where [x] denotes step up function & {x} fractional part function.
Q.78 Let f

(x) =
tan { }
[ ]
{ } cot { }
2
2 2
1
0
0
0
x
x x
x x
for x
for x
for x

>
=
<
where [

x

] is the step up function and {

x

} is the fractional
part function of x , then :
(A)
Limit
x →
+
0

f

(x)

= 1 (B)
Limit
x →

0

f

(x)

=

1
(C) cot
-1

Limit f x
x →

|
\

|
¹
|
0
2
( )
= 1 (D) f is continuous at x = 1 .
Q.79 If f(x) = ( )
x n x
n x
x
x
. (cos )
1
2
0
0 0
+

=
¦
´
¦
¹
¦
then :
(A) f is continuous at x = 0 (B) f is continuous at x = 0 but not differentiable at x=0
(C) f is differentiable at x = 0 (D) f is not continuous at x = 0.
Q.80 Which of the following function (s) is/are Transcidental?
(A) f (x) = 5 sin
x
(B) f (x) =
2 3
2 1
2
sin x
x x + −
(C) f (x) =
x x
2
2 1 + +
(D) f (x) = (x
2
+ 3).2
x
Q.81 Which of the following function(s) is/are periodic?
(A) f(x) = x − [x] (B) g(x) = sin

(1/x) , x ≠ 0 & g(0) = 0
(C) h(x) = x cos

x (D) w(x) = sin
−1
(sin

x)
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Q.82 Which of following pairs of functions are identical :
(A) f(x) = e
n x sec
−1
& g(x) = sec
−1
x
(B) f(x) = tan

(tan
−1
x) & g(x) = cot

(cot
1
x)
(C) f(x) = sgn

(x)

& g(x) = sgn

(sgn

(x))
(D) f(x) = cot
2
x.cos
2
x & g(x)= cot
2
x − cos
2
x
Q.83 Which of the following functions are homogeneous ?
(A) x sin

y + y sin

x (B) x e
y/x
+ y e
x/y
(C) x
2
− xy (D) arc sin

xy
Q.84 If

θ

is small & positive number then which of the following is/are correct ?
(A)
sinθ
θ
= 1 (B) θ < sin

θ < tan

θ (C) sin

θ < θ < tan

θ (D)
tanθ
θ
>
sinθ
θ
Q.85 Let f(x) =
x x
x
x
.
cos
2
1

& g(x) = 2
x
sin
n
x
2
2
|
\

|
¹
| then :
(A)
Limit
x →0
f(x) = ln 2 (B)
Limit
x → ∞
g(x) = ln 4
(C)
Limit
x →0
f(x) = ln 4 (D)
Limit
x → ∞
g(x) = ln 2
Q.86 Let f(x) =
x
x x

− +
1
2 7 5
2
. Then :
(A)
Limit
x →1
f(x) = −
1
3
(B)
Limit
x →0

f(x) = −

1
5
(C)
Limit
x → ∞
f(x) = 0 (D)
Limit
x → 5 2 /

does not exist
Q.87 Which of the following limits vanish?
(A)
Limit
x → ∞

x
1
4
sin

1
x
(B)
Limit
x → π/ 2
(1 − sin

x) . tan

x
(C) Limit
x → ∞
2 3
5
2
2
x
x x
+
+ −
. sgn

(x) (D)
Limit
x →
+
3
[ ] x
x
2
2
9
9

where [ ] denotes greatest integer function
Q.88 If

x

is a real number in [0, 1] then the value of
Limit
m → ∞
Limit
n → ∞
[1 + cos
2m
(n

! π x)] is given by
(A) 1 or 2 according as

x

is rational or irrational
(B) 2 or 1 according as

x

is rational or irrational
(C) 1 for all

x
(D) 2 for all

x .
Q.89 If f(x) is a polynomial function satisfying the condition f(x) . f(1/x) = f(x) + f(1/x) and f(2) = 9 then :
(A) 2 f(4) = 3 f(6) (B) 14 f(1) = f(3) (C) 9 f(3) = 2 f(5) (D) f(10) = f(11)
Q.90 Which of the following function(s) not defined at x = 0 has/have removable discontinuity at x = 0 ?
(A) f(x) =
1
1 2 +
cot x
(B) f(x)=cos
|
¹
|

\
|
x
| x sin |
(C) f(x) = x sin
π
x
(D) f(x) =
1
n x
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Q.91 The function f(x) =
( ) ( ) ( )
x x
x
x
x
− ≥
− + <

3 1
1
2
4
3
2
13
4
,
,
is :
(A) continuous at x = 1 (B) diff. at x = 1
(C) continuous at x = 3 (D) differentiable at x = 3
Q.92 If f(x) = cos

π
x

cos
( )
π
2
1 x −
|
\

|
¹
| ; where [x] is the greatest integerr function of x, then f(x) is
continuous at :
(A) x = 0 (B) x = 1 (C) x = 2 (D) none of these
Q.93 Identify the pair(s) of functions which are identical .
(A) y = tan (cos
−1
x); y =
1
2
− x
x
(B) y = tan (cot
−1
x); y =
1
x
(C) y = sin (arc tan x); y =
x
x 1
2
+
(D) y = cos (arc tan x); y = sin (arc cot x)
Q.94 The function, f

(x) = [x] − [x] where [

x

] denotes greatest integer function
(A) is continuous for all positive integers
(B) is discontinuous for all non positive integers
(C) has finite number of elements in its range
(D) is such that its graph does not lie above the x

axis.
Q.95 Let f (x + y)

=

f

(x) + f

(y) for all x , y

R. Then :
(A) f

(x) must be continuous ∀ x

R (B) f

(x) may be continuous ∀ x

R
(C) f

(x) must be discontinuous ∀ x

R (D) f

(x) may be discontinuous ∀ x

R
Q.96 The function f(x) =
1 1
2
− −x
(A) has its domain –1 < x < 1.
(B) has finite one sided derivates at the point x = 0.
(C) is continuous and differentiable at x = 0.
(D) is continuous but not differentiable at x = 0.
Q.97 Let f(x) be defined in [–2, 2] by
f(x) = max (4 – x
2
, 1 + x
2
), –2 < x < 0
= min (4 – x
2
, 1 + x
2
), 0 < x < 2
The f(x)
(A) is continuous at all points
(B) has a point of discontinuity
(C) is not differentiable only at one point.
(D) is not differentiable at more than one point
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Q.98 The function f(x) = sgnx.sinx is
(A) discontinuous no where. (B) an even function
(C) aperiodic (D) differentiable for all x
Q.99 The function f(x) =
x n
1
x
l
(A) is a constant function (B) has a domain (0, 1) U (e, ∞)
(C) is such that limit
x→1
f(x) exist (D) is aperiodic
Q.100 Which pair(s) of function(s) is/are equal?
(A) f(x) = cos(2tan
–1
x) ; g(x) =
1
1
2
2

+
x
x
(B) f(x) =
2
1
2
x
x +
; g(x) = sin(2cot
–1
x)
(C) f(x) = e
n x (sgn cot )
−1
; g(x) =
{ } [ ]
e
n x 1+
(D) f(x) =
a
X
, a > 0; g(x) =
a
x
1
, a > 0
where {x} and [x] denotes the fractional part & integral part functions.
Fill in the blanks:
Q.101 A function

f

is defined as follows, f(x) =
sinx if x c
ax b if x c

+ >
¦
´
¹
where

c is a known quantity. If

f is derivable
at x = c, then the values of 'a' & 'b' are _____ &______ respectively .
Q.102 A weight hangs by a spring & is caused to vibrate by a sinusoidal force . Its displacement s(t) at time

t
is given by an equation of the form, s(t) =
A
c k
2 2

(sin kt

− sin ct)

where

A, c & k are positive constants
with c ≠ k, then the limiting value of the displacement as c → k is ______.
Q.103
Limit
x → 4
(cos ) (sin ) cos α α α
x x
x
− −

2
4
where 0 < α <
π
2
is ______ .
Q.104
Limit
x →0

( ) cos
/
2
3
2
x
x
has the value equal to ______ .
Q.105 If f(x) = sin x, x ≠ nπ , n = 0, ±1, ±2, ±3,....
= 2, otherwise
and g(x) = x² + 1, x ≠ 0, 2
= 4, x = 0
= 5, x = 2
then
Limit
x→0
g [f(x)] is ______
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Q . 1 C Q . 2 A Q . 3 C Q . 4 A Q . 5 B
Q . 6 A Q . 7 D Q . 8 C Q . 9 A Q . 1 0 B
Q . 1 1 C Q . 1 2 C Q . 1 3 D Q . 1 4 D Q . 1 5 C
Q . 1 6 D Q . 1 7 D Q . 1 8 D Q . 1 9 A Q . 2 0 B
Q . 2 1 A Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 C Q . 2 4 C Q . 2 5 A
Q . 2 6 C Q . 2 7 A Q . 2 8 D Q . 2 9 C Q . 3 0 A
Q . 3 1 D Q . 3 2 B Q . 3 3 D Q . 3 4 C Q . 3 5 A
Q . 3 6 A Q . 3 7 C Q . 3 8 C Q . 3 9 B Q . 4 0 B
Q . 4 1 B Q . 4 2 A Q . 4 3 A Q . 4 4 A Q . 4 5 D
Q . 4 6 A Q . 4 7 B Q . 4 8 D Q . 4 9 B Q . 5 0 A
Q . 5 1 C Q . 5 2 D Q . 5 3 D Q . 5 4 C Q . 5 5 B
Q . 5 6 B Q . 5 7 C Q . 5 8 B Q . 5 9 A Q . 6 0 D
Q . 6 1 D Q . 6 2 C Q . 6 3 A Q . 6 4 A Q . 6 5 A
Q . 6 6 A Q . 6 7 A Q . 6 8 A Q . 6 9 C Q . 7 0 C
Q . 7 1 B Q . 7 2 B Q . 7 3 D Q . 7 4 D Q . 7 5 D
Q . 7 6 C
Q . 7 7 B , C Q . 7 8 A , C Q . 7 9 A , C Q . 8 0 A , B , D
Q . 8 1 A , D Q . 8 2 B , C , D Q . 8 3 B , C Q . 8 4 C , D
Q . 8 5 C , D Q . 8 6 A , B , C , D Q . 8 7 A , B , D Q . 8 8 B , D
Q . 8 9 B , C Q . 9 0 B , C , D Q . 9 1 A , B , C Q . 9 2 B , C
Q . 9 3 A , B , C , D Q . 9 4 A , B , C , D Q . 9 5 B , D Q . 9 6 A , B , D
Q . 9 7 B , D Q . 9 8 A , B , C Q . 9 9 A , C Q . 1 0 0 A , B , C
Q . 1 0 1 c o s

c & s i n c - c c o s

c Q . 1 0 2
Q . 1 0 3 c o s
4
α l n c o s α − s i n
4
α l n s i n

α Q . 1 0 4 e
- 6
Q . 1 0 5 1
FUNCTION, LIMIT, CONTINUITY
& DERIVABILITY
METHOD OF DIFFERENTIATION
INVERSE TRIGONOMETRIC FUNCTION
MATHEMATICS
TARGET IIT JEE
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Definite, Indefinite Integration, MOD & ITF
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 Minimum period of the function, f (x) = | sin
3
2x | + | cos
3
2x | is
(A) π (B)
2
π
(C)
4
π
(D)
4

Q.2 If
0 x
Lim

(x
−3
sin 3x + ax
−2
+ b) exists and is equal to zero then :
(A) a = −

3

& b = 9/2 (B) a = 3

& b = 9/2
(C) a = −

3

& b = −

9/2 (D) a = 3

& b = −

9/2
Q.3 If

g

is the inverse of

f & f

(x) =
1
1
5
+x
then g

(x) =
(A) 1 + [g(x)]
5
(B)
1
1
5
+ [ ( )] g x
(C) −
1
1
5
+ [ ( )] g x
(D) none
Q.4 A function

f(x) is defined as

f(x) =
x x m N
if x
m
x
sin ,
1
0
0 0
≠ ∈
=

. The least value of m for which f

(x) is
continuous at

x = 0 is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none
Q.5 The number k is such that { } ) k 20 tan( arc ) 2 tan( arc tan + = k. The sum of all possible values of k is
(A) –
40
19
(B) –
40
21
(C) 0 (D)
5
1
Q.6 Let f
1
(x) =

otherwise for 0
1 x for 1
1 x 0 for x
>
≤ ≤
and f
2
(x) = f
1
(– x) for all x
f
3
(x) = – f
2
(x) for all x
f
4
(x) = f
3
(– x) for all x
Which of the following is necessarily true?
(A) f
4
(x) = f
1
(x) for all x (B) f
1
(x) = – f
3
(–x) for all x
(C) f
2
(–x) = f
4
(x) for all x (D) f
1
(x) + f
3
(x) = 0 for all x
Q.7 If y = f
3 4
5 6
x
x
+
+
|
\

|
¹
| & f

(x) = tan

x
2
then
dy
dx
=
(A) tan

x
3
(B) −

2 tan
3 4
5 6
2
x
x
+
+

.
1
5 6
2
( ) x +
(C) f
3 4
5 6
2
2
tan
tan
x
x
+
+
|
\

|
¹
|

tan

x
2
(D) none
Q.8 The value of
n
e
1
x
e
1
x
x
x
3 2
Limit
x n
x
n
|
¹
|

\
|

|
¹
|

\
|
∞ →
( where N n∈ ) is
(A) ln
|
¹
|

\
|
3
2
(B) 0 (C) n ln
|
¹
|

\
|
3
2
(D) not defined
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Q.9 Which one of the following depicts the graph of an odd function?
(A) (B)
(C) (D)
Q.10 If sinθ =
13
12
, cosθ = –
13
5
, 0 < θ < 2π. Consider the following statements.
I. θ = cos
–1
|
¹
|

\
|

13
5
II. θ = sin
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
13
12
III. θ = π – sin
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
13
12
IV. θ = tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|

5
12
V. θ = π – tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
5
12
then which of the following statements are true?
(A) I, II and IV only (B) III and V only
(C) I and III only (D) I, III and V only
Q.11 Let

g

is the inverse function of

f & f

(x) =
( )
x
x
10
2
1 +
. If g(2) = a then g

(2) is equal to
(A)
5
2
10
(B)
1
2
10
+ a
a
(C)
a
a
10
2
1 +
(D)
1
10
2
+ a
a
Q.12 For a certain value of c,
−∞ → x
Lim
[(x
5
+ 7x
4
+ 2)
C
- x]

is finite &

non zero. The value of c and the value of
the limit is
(A) 1/5, 7/5 (B) 0, 1 (C) 1, 7/5 (D) none
Q.13 Which one of the following best represents the graph of the function f(x) =
( ) nx tan
2
Lim
1
n

∞ →
π
(A) (B) (C) (D)
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Q.14 If y
2
= P(x), is a polynomial of degree 3, then 2

d
dx
|
\

|
¹
|
y
d y
dx
3
2
2
.
|
\

|
¹
| equals :
(A) P

′′′

(x) + P

(x) (B) P

′′

(x) . P

′′′

(x) (C) P

(x) . P

′′′

(x) (D) a constant
Q.15 The sum
n =

1
tan
−1
3
1
2
n n + −
is equal to
(A)
2 cot
4
3
1 −
+
π
(B)
3 cot
2
1 −
+
π
(C) π (D)
2 tan
2
1 −
+
π
Q.16 If f (x) is a diffrentiable function and f ′(2) = 6 , f ′(1) = 4, f ′(x) represents the diffrentiation of f (x)
w.r.t. x then
) 1 ( f ) h h 1 ( f
) 2 ( f ) h h 2 2 ( f
Limit
2
2
0 h
− + +
− + +

=
(A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 14
Q.17
1 x
Lim
− →
| x | x
x 2 cos 2 cos
2

=
(A) 2 cos

2 (B) −

2 cos

2 (C) 2 sin

2 (D) −

2 sin

2
Q.18 Let f(x) =
g x if x
if x
x
( ) . cos
1
0
0 0

=

where g(x) is an even function differentiable at x = 0, passing
through the origin . Then f

(0) :
(A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to 0 (C) is equal to 2 (D) does not exist
Q.19 The domain of definition of the function

, f

(x)

=

arc cos
3 7 8
1
2
2
x x
x
− +
+

where [

*] denotes the greatest
integer function, is :
(A) (1, 6) (B) [0, 6) (C) [0, 1] (D) (−

2, 5]
Q.20 The sum of the infinite terms of the series
cot
−1
1
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + cot
−1
2
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + cot
−1
3
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + ..... is equal to :
(A) tan
–1
(1) (B) tan
–1
(2) (C) tan
–1
(3) (D) tan
–1
(4)
Q.21 Let the function f, g and h be defined as follows :
f (x) =
¹
´
¦
0 x for 0
0 x and 1 x 1 for
x
1
sin x
=
≠ ≤ ≤ − |
¹
|

\
|
g (x) =
¹
´
¦
0 x for 0
0 x and 1 x 1 for
x
1
sin x
2
=
≠ ≤ ≤ − |
¹
|

\
|
h (x) = | x |
3
for – 1 ≤ x ≤ 1
Which of these functions are differentiable at x = 0?
(A) f and g only (B) f and h only (C) g and h only (D) none
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Q.22 Let f (x) =
3 2 1
6 5 1
4
2
2
1
3
1
3
x x
x x
for x
for x
+ −
− +

− =

then f

1
3
|
\

|
¹
|
:
(A) is equal to −

9 (B) is equal to −

27 (C) is equal to 27 (D) does not exist
Q.23
n
n
n
1
sin
1 n
n
Lim
|
|
¹
|

\
|
+ |
¹
|

\
|
+
α
∞ →
when Q ∈ α is equal to
(A) e
–α
(B) – α (C) e
1 – α
(D) e
1 + α
Q.24 Let f (x) =
) x (
) x (
h
g
, where g and h are cotinuous functions on the open interval (a, b). Which of the
following statements is true for a < x < b?
(A) f is continuous at all x for which x is not zero.
(B) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) = 0
(C) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) is not equal to zero.
(D) f is continuous at all x for which h (x) is not equal to zero.
Q.25 The value of

tan
−1
1
2
2 tan A
|
\

|
¹
|
+

tan
−1
(cot

A)

+

tan
−1
(cot
3
A) for 0 < A < (π/4) is
(A) 4 tan
−1
(1) (B) 2 tan
−1
(2) (C) 0 (D) none
Q.26 If y =
1
1 + +
− −
x x
n m p m
+
1
1 + +
− −
x x
m n p n
+
1
1 + +
− −
x x
m p n p
then
dy
dx
at e
m
n
p
is equal to:
(A) e
mnp
(B) e
mn/p
(C) e
np/m
(D) none
Q.27 Given f (x) =
x 1
8
x 1
8
+
+

and g (x) =
) x (cos f
4
) x (sin f
4
+
then g(x) is
(A) periodic with period π/2 (B) periodic with period π
(C) periodic with period 2π (D) aperiodic
Q.28 The period of the function f (x) =
| x cos x sin |
| x cos | | x sin |

+
is
(A) π/2 (B) π/4 (C) π (D) 2π
Q.29 Let f(x) =
cos sin cos
cos sin cos
cos sin cos
x x x
x x x
x x x
2 2 2 2
3 3 3 3
then f

π
2
|
\

|
¹
| =
(A) 0 (B) – 12 (C) 4 (D) 12
Q.30 α

=

sin
−1

( ) ( )
cos sin
−1
x
and β

=

cos
−1

( ) ( )
sin cos
−1
x
, then :
(A) tan α = cot β (B) tan α = − cot β (C) tan α = tan β (D) tan α = − tan β
Q.31 If f(x) =
2
x
x
x 2 cos e x + −
, x ≠ 0 is continuous at x = 0, then
(A) f (0) =
2
5
(B) [f(0)] = – 2 (C) {f(0)} = –0.5 (D) [f(0)] . {f(0)} = –1.5
where [x] and {x} denotes greatest integer and fractional part function
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Q.32 The function g (x) =

0 x , x cos
0 x , b x

< +
can be made differentiable at x = 0.
(A) if b is equal to zero (B) if b is not equal to zero
(C) if b takes any real value (D) for no value of b
Q.33 People living at Mars, instead of the usual definition of derivative D f(x), define a new kind of derivative,
D*f(x) by the formula
D*f(x) =
Limit
h
f x h f x
h →
+ −
0
2 2
( ) ( )
where f
2
(x) means [f(x)]
2
. If f(x) = x lnx then
D f x
x e
* ( )
=
has the value
(A) e (B) 2e (C) 4e (D) none
Q.34 Which one of the following statement is meaningless?
(A) cos
−1
|
|
¹
|

\
|
|
¹
|

\
| +
3
4 e 2
n l
(B) cosec
−1
|
¹
|

\
| π
3
(C) cot
−1
|
¹
|

\
| π
2
(D) sec
−1
(π)
Q.35

π

) x 3 sin x sin 3 (
4
1
cos
x sin
Limit
1
2
x
where [ ] denotes greatest integer function , is
(A)
π
2
(B) 1 (C)
π
4
(D) does not exist
Q.36 Which one of the following statement is true?
(A) If ) x ( g · ) x ( f Lim
c x→
and ) x ( f Lim
c x→
exist, then ) x ( g Lim
c x→
exists.
(B) If ) x ( g · ) x ( f Lim
c x→
exists, then ) x ( f Lim
c x→
and ) x ( g Lim
c x→
exist.
(C) If ( ) ) x ( g ) x ( f Lim
c x
+

and
) x ( f Lim
c x→
exist, then
) x ( g Lim
c x→
exist.
(D) If ( ) ) x ( g ) x ( f Lim
c x
+

exists, then ) x ( f Lim
c x→
and ) x ( g Lim
c x→
exist.
Q.37 If f(4) = g(4) = 2 ; f

(4) = 9 ; g

(4) = 6 then
Limit
x → 4
f x g x
x
( ) ( ) −
− 2
is equal to :
(A) 3 2 (B)
3
2
(C) 0 (D) none
Q.38 f (x) =
nx
x
l
and g (x) =
x
nx l
. Then identify the CORRECT statement
(A)
) x ( g
1
and f (x) are identical functions (B)
) x ( f
1
and g (x) are identical functions
(C) f (x) . g (x) = 1 0 x > ∀ (D) 1
) x ( g . ) x ( f
1
= 0 x > ∀
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Q.39 Which one of the following functions is continuous everywhere in its domain but has atleast one point
where it is not differentiable?
(A) f (x) = x
1/3
(B) f (x) =
x
| x |
(C) f (x) = e
–x
(D) f (x) = tan x
Q.40 If x = tan
−1
1 − cos
−1

|
\

|
¹
|
1
2
+ sin
−1
1
2
; y = cos
1
2
1
8
1
cos

|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
then :
(A) x = πy (B) y = πx (C) tan

x = −

(4/3)

y (D) tan

x = (4/3)

y
Q.41 If f(x) is a differentiable function of

x

then
Limit
h →0
f x h f x h
h
( ) ( ) + − − 3 2
=
(A) f

(x) (B) 5f

(x) (C) 0 (D) none
Q.42 Let f be a function satisfying f (xy) =
y
) x ( f
for all positive real numbers x and y. If f (30) = 20, then the
value of f (40) is
(A) 15 (B) 20 (C) 40 (D) 60
Q.43 Let f (x) =
} x sgn e {
| x |
e and g (x) =
] x sgn e [
| x |
e
, x ∈ R where { x } and [ ] denotes the fractional part and
integral part functions respectively. Also h (x) = ln ( ) ) x ( f + ln( ) ) x ( g then for all real x, h (x) is
(A) an odd function (B) an even function
(C) neither an odd nor an even function (D) both odd as well as even function
Q.44 If y = x + e
x
then
d x
dy
2
2
is :
(A) e
x
(B) −

( )
e
e
x
x
1
3
+
(C) −

( )
e
e
x
x
1
2
+
(D)
( )

+
1
1
3
e
x
Q.45 cos cos cos tan tan
− −
8 |
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
1 1
7
8
7
π π
has the value equal to
(A) 1 (B) –1 (C)
cos
π
7
(D) 0
Q.46 Let f (x) =

<
− −

>

− +
− −

2 x if
2 x 3 x
4 x
2 x if
2 2
6 2 2
2
x 1 x
x 3 x
then
(A) f (2) = 8 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2 (B) f (2) = 16 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2
(C) f (2

) ≠ f (2
+
) ⇒ f is discontinuous (D) f has a removable discontinuity at x = 2
Q.47 Which of the following function is surjective but not injective
(A) f : R → R f (x) = x
4
+ 2x
3
– x
2
+ 1 (B) f : R → R f (x) = x
3
+ x + 1
(C) f : R → R
+
f (x) =
2
x 1+
(D) f : R → R f (x) = x
3
+ 2x
2
– x + 1
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Q.48 If f is twice differentiable such that
[ ] [ ]
′′ = − ′ =
′ = +
= =
f x f x f x g x
h x f x g x and
h h
( ) ( ), ( ) ( )
( ) ( ) ( )
( ) , ( )
2 2
0 2 1 4
then the equation y = h(x) represents :
(A) a curve of degree 2 (B) a curve passing through the origin
(C) a straight line with slope 2 (D) a straight line with y intercept equal to −

2 .
Q.49 The graph of function f contains the point P (1, 2) and Q(s, r). The equation of the secant line through
P and Q is y =
|
|
¹
|

\
|

− +
1 s
3 s 2 s
2
x – 1 – s. The value of f ' (1), is
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) non existent
Q.50 If f (x) = 2x
3
+ 7x – 5 then f
–1
(4) is
(A) equal to 1 (B) equal to 2 (C) equal to 1/3 (D) non existent
Q.51 The range of the function f(x) =
12 x 11 x 2
) 10 x 7 x ( 5 x n e
2
2 ) 2 x ( x
2
+ −
+ −
+
l
is
(A) ) , ( ∞ −∞ (B) ) , 0 [ ∞ (C)
|
¹
|

\
|
∞ ,
2
3
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
4 ,
2
3
Q.52 If f(x) is a twice differentiable function, then between two consecutive roots of the equation
f

(x) = 0, there exists :
(A) atleast one root of f(x) = 0 (B) atmost one root of f(x) = 0
(C) exactly one root of f(x) = 0 (D) atmost one root of f

′′

(x) = 0
Q.53
Limit
n → ∞
( )( )( )

|
¹
|

\
|
+ + + +
n
2 4 2
x 1 ...... x 1 x 1 x 1 if x < 1 has the value equal to :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 1 − x (D) (1 − x)
−1
Q.54
∞ → n
Lim
3 3 3 3
2 2 2 2
n ...... 3 2 1
1 . n ..... ) 2 n ( 3 ) 1 n ( 2 n 1
+ + + +
+ + − + − +
is equal to :
(A)
1
3
(B)
2
3
(C)
1
2
(D)
1
6
Q.55 If x = cos
–1
(cos 4) ; y = sin
–1
(sin 3) then which of the following holds ?
(A) x – y = 1 (B) x + y + 1 = 0 (C) x + 2y = 2 (D) tan (x + y) = – tan7
Q.56 Let f (x) =
x tan 3
1 x tan 9 x tan 9 x tan
3
2 4 6
− − +
, if f ' (x) = λ cosec
4
(2x) then the value of λ equals
(A) 4 (B) 9 (C) 16 (D) 64
Q.57 If f (x) =
10 x 7 x
25 bx x
2
2
+ −
+ −
for x ≠ 5 and f is continuous at x = 5, then f (5) has the value equal to
(A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 10 (D) 25
Q.58 Let f be a differentiable function on the open interval (a, b). Which of the following statements must be
true?
I. f is continuous on the closed interval [a, b]
II. f is bounded on the open interval (a, b)
III. If a<a
1
<b
1
<b, and f (a
1
)<0< f (b
1
), then there is a number c such that a
1
<c< b
1
and f (c)=0
(A) I and II only (B) I and III only (C) II and III only (D) only III
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Q.59 If y = (sinx)
ln x
cosec (e
x
(a + bx)) and a + b =
π
2e
then the value of
dy
dx
at x = 1 is
(A) (sin1) ln sin1 (B) 0 (C) ln sin1 (D) indeterminate
Q.60 The number of solutions of the equation tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
3
x

+ tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
= tan
–1
x is
(A) 3 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.61 Let f (x) =
3 / 2
x sin 1
x cos 1
.
x 2 sin x cos 2
x 2 sin x sin 2
|
|
¹
|

\
|

+
+
; R x ∈
Consider the following statements
(I) Domain of f is R (II) Range of f is R
(III) Domain of f is R – (4n +1)
2
π
, I n∈ (IV) Domain of f is R – (4n – 1)
2
π
, I n∈
Which of the following is correct?
(A) (I) and (II) (B) (II) and (III)
(C) (III) and (IV) (D) (II) , (III) and (IV)
Q.62 The value of
( )
( ) a log a sec
x log x cot
x
x 1
a
a 1
x
Limit

− −
∞ →
(a > 1) is equal to
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) π/2 (D) does not exist
Q.63 The derivative of the function,
f(x)=cos
-1
1
13
2 3 ( cos sin ) x x −
R
S
T
U
V
W
+ sin
−1
1
13
2 3 ( cos sin ) x x +
R
S
T
U
V
W
w.r.t. 1
2
+ x at x =
3
4
is
(A)
3
2
(B)
5
2
(C)
10
3
(D) 0
Q.64 Let f : (1, 2 ) → R satisfies the inequality
2 x
| 8 x 4 | x
) x ( f
2
33 ) 4 x 2 cos(
2

< <
− −
, ) 2 , 1 ( x ∈ ∀ . Then ) x ( f Lim
2 x

is equal to
(A) 16
(B) –16
(C) cannot be determined from the given information
(D) does not exists
Q.65 Which of the following is the solution set of the equation 2 cos
–1
x = cot
–1

|
|
¹
|

\
|

2
2
x 1 x 2
1 x 2
?
(A) (0, 1) (B) (–1, 1) – {0} (C) (–1, 0) (D) [–1, 1]
Q.66 Let a = min [x
2
+ 2x + 3, x ∈ R] and b =
x x
0 x
e e
x cos x sin
Lim

. Then the value of

=

n
0 r
r n r
b a is
(A)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 2 +
+
(B)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 2 −
+
(C)
n
n
2 · 3
1 2 −
(D)
n
1 n
2 · 3
1 4 −
+
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Q.67 The solution set of

f

(x) > g

(x), where f(x) =
1
2
(5
2x + 1
) &

g(x) = 5
x
+ 4x (ln

5) is :
(A) x > 1 (B) 0 < x < 1 (C) x ≤ 0 (D) x > 0
Q.68 Let f(x) = sin [ ] a x (where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function) . If f is periodic with fundamental
period π, then

a

belongs to :
(A) [2, 3) (B) {4, 5} (C) [4, 5] (D) [4, 5)
Q.69 If f(x) = e
sin (x − [x]) cos πx
, then f(x) is ([x] denotes the greatest integer function)
(A) non

periodic (B) periodic with no fundamental period
(C) periodic with period 2 (D) periodic with period π .
Q.70 If y =
x
a
x
b
x
a
x
b
x
a
x
b + + + + + +
...... ∞ then
dy
dx
=
(A)
a
ab ay + 2
(B)
b
ab by + 2
(C)
a
ab by + 2
(D)
b
ab ay + 2
Q.71 The value of

tan tan
− −

+

1 1
1
2
5 2 6
1 6
is equal :
(A)
6
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D) none
Q.72 For the function f (x) =
) x ( sin n 1
1
Lim
2
n
π +
∞ →
, which of the following holds?
(A) The range of f is a singleton set (B) f is continuous on R
(C) f is discontinuous for all x ∈ I (D) f is discontinuous for some x ∈ R
Q.73
0 x
Lim

|
¹
|

\
|

|
¹
|

\
| π
π + 1
x sec 4
tan x cos sec
) x 2 )(csc x (cot x 6
2
has the value equal to
(A) 6 (B) – 6 (C) 0 (D) – 3
Q.74 If x
2
+ y
2
= R
2
(R > 0) then k =
( )
′′
+ ′
y
y 1
2
3
where k

in terms of R

alone is equal to
(A) –
2
R
1
(B) –
R
1
(C)
R
2
(D) –
2
R
2
Q.75 The range of the function, f(x) = tan
−1
1
1
+

x
x
− tan
−1
x

is

:
(A) {π/4} (B) {−

(π/4)

, 3π/4} (C) {π/4

, −

(3π/4)} (D) {3π/4}
Q.76 The domain of the function f(x) =
[ ]
arc x
x x
cot
2 2

, where [x] denotes the greatest integer not greater than x, is
(A) R (B) R − {0}
(C) R

{ }
± ∈ ∪
+
n n I : { } 0 (D) R

{n : n ∈ I}
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Q.77 cos
–1
)
`
¹
¹
´
¦
|
¹
|

\
| π

π
5
2
sin
5
7
cos
2
1
is equal to
(A)
20
23π
(B)
20
13π
(C)
20
33π
(D)
20
17π
Q.78 Given f(x) = −

x
3
3
+ x
2
sin 1.5 a − x sin a . sin 2a − 5 arc sin (a
2
− 8a + 17) then :
(A) f(x) is not defined at x = sin 8 (B) f

(sin

8) > 0
(C) f

(x) is not defined at x = sin 8 (D) f

(sin

8) < 0
Q.79 Range of the function f (x) =
2
2
x 1
1
) e x ( n
1
+
+

+ l
is , where [*] denotes the greatest integer
function and e =
α
→ α
α +
/ 1
0
) 1 ( Limit
(A)
|
¹
|

\
| +
e
1 e
, 0
∪{2} (B) (0, 1) (C) (0, 1] ∪ {2} (D) (0, 1) ∪ {2}
Q.80 The range of the function, f(x) = cot
–1
( )
log
. 0 5
4 2
2 3 x x − + is:
(A) (0, π) (B)
0
3
4
,
π |
\

(C)
3
4
π
π ,

|
¹
| (D)
π π
2
3
4
,

Q.81 Given: f(x) = 4x
3
− 6x
2
cos 2a + 3x sin 2a . sin 6a +
( )
n a a 2
2
− then
(A) f(x) is not defined at x = 1/2 (B) f

(1/2) < 0
(C) f

′(x) is not defined at x = 1/2 (D) f

(1/2) > 0
Q.82 The period of the function f (x) = sin (x + 3 – [x + 3 ] ), where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function is
(A) 2π + 3 (B) 2π (C) 1 (D) 3
Q.83 Sum of the roots of the equation, arc cot x – arc cot (x + 2) =
12
π
is
(A)
3
(B) 2 (C) – 2 (D) –
3
Q.84 Which one of the following functions best represent the graph as shown
(A) f(x) =
1
1
2
+ x
(B) f(x) =
1
1+ | | x

(C) f(x) = e
–|x|
(D) f(x) = a
|x|
(a > 1)
Q.85 If y = (A + Bx) e
mx
+ (m − 1)
−2
e
x
then
d y
dx
2
2
− 2m
dy
dx
+ m
2
y is equal to :
(A) e
x
(B) e
mx
(C) e
−mx
(D) e
(1 − m) x
Q.86
Limit
x →0
3
1 4 + +
|
\

|
¹
|
|
x
ecx cos
has the value equal to :
(A) e
−1/12
(B) e
−1/6
(C) e
−1/4
(D) e
−1/3
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Q.87
( )
¦
)
¦
`
¹
¦
¹
¦
´
¦
|
¹
|

\
|

+
− +

∞ →
x
1
1
x
1 x
1 x 2
sec
x 1 x cot
Limit
is equal to
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) π/2 (D) non existent
Q.88 Suppose f (x) = e
ax
+ e
bx
, where a ≠ b, and that f '' (x) – 2 f ' (x) – 15 f (x) = 0 for all x. Then the product
ab is equal to
(A) 25 (B) 9 (C) – 15 (D) – 9
Q.89 There exists a positive real number x satisfying cos(tan
–1
x) = x. The value of cos
–1
|
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
2
is
(A)
10
π
(B)
5
π
(C)
5

(D)
5

Q.90 The solution set for [x] {x} = 1 where {x} and [x] are fractional part & integral part of x, is
(A) R
+
– (0, 1) (B) R
+
– {1}
(C)
m
m
m I + ∈ −
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
1
0 / { }
(D)
m
m
m N + ∈ −
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
1
1 / { }
Q.91 ( )
2
x 1
1 x
) x cos arc ( 1 Limit

+ has the value equal to
(A) 4 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.92 Let f(x) = x
n
, n being a non-negative integer . The number of values of n for which
f

(p + q) = f

(p) + f

(q) is valid for all p, q > 0 is :
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) none of these
Q.93
∞ − → x
Lim

3
2
x
1
4
| x | 1
x sin x
+
+
is equal to
(A) 1 (B) – 1 (C) 0 (D) non existent
Q.94 The range of values of p for which the equation sin cos
–1

( )
cos(tan )
−1
x = p has a solution is:
(A)

|
\

1
2
1
2
,
(B) [0, 1) (C)
1
2
1 ,

|
¹
|
(D) (– 1, 1)
Q.95 Let f(x) be a differentiable function which satisfies the equation
f(xy) = f(x) + f(y) for all x > 0, y > 0 then
f ′ (x) is equal to
(A)
f
x
' ( ) 1
(B)
1
x
(C) f ′ (1) (D) f ′(1).(lnx)
Q.96 Let e
f(x)
= ln x . If g(x) is the inverse function of f(x) then g

(x) equals to :
(A) e
x
(B) e
x
+ x (C)
e
x e
x
( ) +
(D) e
(x + ln x)
Q.97 The domain of definition of the function : f (x) = ln (
x x
2
5 24 − −
– x – 2) is
(A) (–∞, –3] (B) (–∞, –3 ] U [8, ∞) (C)
−∞ −
|
\

|
¹
|
,
28
9
(D) none
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Q.98 If f x x x ( ) tan cos = + − 2 3 5 1 6

; g(x) is a function having the same time period as that of f(x), then which
of the following can be g(x).
(A) (sec
2
3x + cosec
2
3x)tan
2
3x (B) 2 sin3x + 3cos3x
(C) 2
1 3
2
− cos x
+ cosec3x (D) 3 cosec3x

+ 2 tan3x
Q.99 2 cot
( ) ) 21 ( cot ) 13 ( cot ) 7 ( cot ) 3 ( cot
1 1 1 1 − − − −
+ + +
has the value equal to
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4
Q.100 The equation y
2
e
xy
= 9e
–3
·x
2
defines y as a differentiable function of x. The value of
dx
dy
for
x = – 1 and y = 3 is
(A) – 15/2 (B) – 9/5 (C) 3 (D) 15
Q.101 Let f(x) =
) e x ( n
) e x ( n
x 2 4
x 2
+
+
l
l
. If
Limit
x → ∞
f(x) = l and
Limit
x → −∞
f(x) = m then :
(A) l = m (B) l = 2m (C) 2

l = m (D) l + m = 0
Q.102 Which one of the following statements is NOT CORRECT ?
(A) The derivative of a diffrentiable periodic function is a periodic function with the same period.
(B) If f (x) and g (x) both are defined on the entire number line and are aperiodic then the function
F(x) = f (x) . g (x) can not be periodic.
(C) Derivative of an even differentiable function is an odd function and derivative of an odd differentiable
function is an even function.
(D) Every function f (x) can be represented as the sum of an even and an odd function
Q.103
∞ → n
Lim
cos
|
¹
|

\
|
+ π n n
2
when n is an integer :
(A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to − 1 (C) is equal to zero (D) does not exist
Q.104 The value of tan
−1

a a b c
b c
( ) + +

+

tan
−1

b a b c
c a
( ) + +

+

tan
−1

c a b c
a b
( ) + +
is :
(where a, b, c > 0)
(A) π/4 (B) π/2 (C) π (D) 0
Q.105 The function f(x) = e
x
+ x, being differentiable and one to one, has a differentiable inverse f
–1
(x). The
value of
d
dx
(f
–1
) at the point f(l n2) is
(A)
1
2 n
(B)
1
3
(C)
1
4
(D) none
Q.106 Given the graphs of the two functions, y = f(x) & y = g(x). In the
adjacent figure from point A on the graph of the function y = f(x)
corresponding to the given value of the independent variable (say

x
0
), a
straight line is drawn parallel to the X-axis to intersect the bisector of
the first and the third quadrants at point B . From the point B a straight
line parallel to the Y-axis is drawn to intersect the graph of the function
y = g(x) at C. Again a straight line is drawn from the point C parallel to
the X-axis, to intersect the line NN

′ at D . If the straight line NN

′ is
parallel to Y-axis, then the co-ordinates of the point D are
(A) f(x
0
), g(f(x
0
)) (B) x
0
, g(x
0
)
(C) x
0
, g(f(x
0
)) (D) f(x
0
), f(g

(x
0
))
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Q.107 A function f : R → R, f(x) =
2
1
2
x
x +
is
(A) injective by not surjective (B) surjective but not injective
(C) injective as well as surjective (D) neither injective nor surjective
Q.108 Let
Limit
x → 0

[ ] x
x
2
2
= l &
Limit
x → 0

[ ] x
x
2
2
= m , where [ ] denotes greatest integer , then:
(A) l exists but m does not (B) m exists but l does not
(C) l

&

m both exist (D) neither l nor m exists .
Q.109 Which of the following is the solution set of the equation sin
–1
x = cos
–1
x + sin
–1
(3x – 2)?
(A)
1
2
1 ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
(B)
1
2
1 ,

(C)
1
3
1 ,

(D)
1
3
1 ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
Q.110 If y is a function of x then
d y
dx
2
2
+ y
dy
dx
= 0 . If x is a function of y then the equation becomes
(A)
d x
dy
2
2
+ x
dx
dy
= 0 (B)
d x
dy
2
2
+ y
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
3
= 0
(C)
d x
dy
2
2
− y
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= 0 (D)
d x
dy
2
2
− x
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= 0
Q.111
Limit
x → 0

1
2
2
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| log cos
cos
x
x
(A) is equal to 4 (B) is equal to 9 (C) is equal to 289 (D) is non existent
Q.112 If y =
1 x 3 x
1 x x
2
2 4
+ +
+ −
and
dx
dy
= ax + b then the value of a + b is equal to
(A) cot
8

(B) cot
12

(C) tan
12

(D) tan
8

Q.113 The value of
Limit
x → 0

( ) ( )
( )
tan { } sin { }
{ } { }
x x
x x

1
1
where {

x

} denotes the fractional part function:
(A) is 1 (B) is tan 1 (C) is sin 1 (D) is non existent
Q.114 If f(x) = cosec
–1
(cosecx) and cosec(cosec
–1
x) are equal functions then maximum range of values of x is
(A)

π

π

2
, 1 1 ,
2
(B)

π

π

2
, 0 0 ,
2
(C) ( ] [ ) ∞ ∪ − ∞ − , 1 1 , (D) [ ) [ ) 1 , 0 0 , 1 ∪ −
Q.115 A function f

(x) satisfies the condition, f

(x) = f

(x) + f

′′

(x) + f

′′′

(x) + ...... ∞ where f (x) is a
differentiable function indefinitely and dash denotes the order of derivative . If f

(0) = 1, then f

(x)

is :
(A) e
x/2
(B) e
x
(C) e
2x
(D) e
4x
Q.116 Let f : R → R f

(x) =
x
x 1 + | |
. Then f

(x) is :
(A) injective but not surjective (B) surjective but not injective
(C) injective as well as surjective (D) neither injective nor surjective .
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Q.117 The solution set of the equation sin
–1
1
2
− x
+ cos
–1
x = cot
–1
1
2

|
\

|
¹
|
|
x
x
– sin
–1
x
(A) [–1, 1] – {0} (B) (0, 1] U {–1} (C) [–1, 0) U {1} (D) [–1, 1]
Q.118 Suppose the function f (x) – f (2x) has the derivative 5 at x = 1 and derivative 7 at x = 2. The derivative
of the function f (x) – f (4x) at x = 1, has the value equal to
(A) 19 (B) 9 (C) 17 (D) 14
Q.119
∞ → x
Lim

x sin
e ) x 2 sin x 2 (
x 2 sin x 2 2
+
+ +
is :
(A) equal to zero (B) equal to 1 (C) equal to −

1 (D) non existent
Q.120 Let y = f(x) =
e if x
if x
x

=

1
2
0
0 0
Then which of the following can best represent the graph of y = f(x) ?
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Q.121 The value of
( )
x
ec bx
ax
→0
2
lim cos
cos is
(A)
e
b
a

|
\

|
¹
|
|
8
2
2
(B)
e
a
b

|
\

|
¹
|
|
8
2
2
(C)
e
a
b

|
\

|
¹
|
|
2
2
2
(D) e
b
a

|
\

|
¹
|
|
2
2
2
Q.122 The set of values of x for which the equation cos
–1
x + cos
–1
x
x
2
1
2
3 3
2
+ −
|
\

|
¹
| =
π
3
holds good is
(A) [0, 1] (B)
0
1
2
,

(C)

1 ,
2
1
(D) {–1, 0, 1}
Q.123
Limit
x →
+
0
1
x x
a arc
x
a
b arc
x
b
tan tan −
|
\

|
¹
|
|
has the value equal to
(A)
a b −
3
(B) 0 (C)
( ) a b
a b
2 2
2 2
6

(D)
a b
a b
2 2
2 2
3

Q.124 If f (x) is a function from R → R, we say that f (x) has property
I if f (f (x) ) = x for all real number x, and we say that f (x) has property
II if f (–f(x)) = – x for all real number x.
How many linear functions, have both property I and II?
(A) exactly one (B) exactly two (C) exactly three (D) infinite
Q.125 Diffrential coefficient of
x x x
m
m n
n
m n
n
m
n
m
m n

+

+

+

|
\

|
¹
|
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
1 1 1
. .
w.r.t. x is
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) – 1 (D)
x
mn
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Q.126 Let f (x) =
x 1
x
+
and let g(x)=
x 1
x r

. Let S be the set of all real numbers r such that f (g(x)) = g (f (x))
for infinitely many real number x. The number of elements in set S is
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 5
Q.127 Let f (x) be a linear function with the properties that f (1) ≤ f (2), f (3) ≥ f (4), and f (5) = 5. Which of
the following statements is true?
(A) f (0) < 0 (B) f (0) = 0 (C) f (1) < f (0) < f (–1) (D) f (0) = 5
Q.128 Let f (x) be diffrentiable at x = h then
Lim
x h f x h f h
x h x h →
+ −

b g ( ) ( ) 2
is equal to
(A) f(h) + 2hf '(h) (B) 2 f(h) + hf '(h) (C) hf(h) + 2f '(h) (D) hf(h) – 2f '(h)
Q.129 If

x

is a real number in [0, 1] then the value of
Limit
m → ∞
Limit
n → ∞
[1 + cos
2m
(n

! π x)] is given by
(A) 1 or 2 according as

x

is rational or irrational
(B) 2 or 1 according as

x

is rational or irrational
(C) 1 for all

x
(D) 2 for all

x .
Q.130 If y = at
2
+ 2bt + c and t = ax
2
+ 2bx + c, then
d y
dx
3
3
equals
(A) 24 a
2
(at + b) (B) 24 a (ax + b)
2
(C) 24 a (at + b)
2
(D) 24 a
2
(ax + b)
Direction for Q.131 and Q.132
The graph of a relation is
(i) Symmetric with respect to the x-axis provided that whenever (a, b) is a point on the graph, so is
(a, – b)
(ii) Symmetric with respect to the y-axis provided that whenever (a, b) is a point on the graph, so is
(– a, b)
(iii) Symmetric with respect to the origin provided that whenever (a, b) is a point on the graph, so is
(– a, – b)
(iv) Symmetric with respect to the line y = x, provided that whenever (a, b) is a point on the graph,
so is (b, a)
Q.131 The graph of the relation x
4
+ y
3
= 1 is symmetric with respect to
(A) the x-axis (B) the y-axis (C) the origin (D) the line y = x
(E) both the x-axis and y-axis
Q.132 Suppose R is a relation whose graph is symmetric to both the x-axis and y-axis, and that the point
(1, 2) is on the graph of R. Which one of the following points is NOT necessarily on the graph of R?
(A) (–1, 2) (B) (1, – 2) (C) (–1, –2) (D) (2, 1)
(E) all of these points are on the graph of R.
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.133 If y = tan

x

tan

2x

tan

3x then
dy
dx
has the value equal to :
(A) 3 sec
2
3x

tan

x

tan

2x + sec
2
x

tan

2x

tan

3x + 2 sec
2
2x

tan

3x

tan

x
(B) 2y

(cosec

2x + 2 cosec

4x + 3 cosec

6x)
(C) 3 sec
2
3x − 2 sec
2
2x − sec
2
x
(D) sec
2
x + 2 sec
2
2x + 3 sec
2
3x
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Q.134
c x
Lim

f(x) does not exist when :
(A) f(x) = [[x]] − [2x

1], c = 3 (B) f(x) = [x] − x, c = 1
(C) f(x) = {x}
2
− {−x}
2
, c = 0 (D) f(x) =
tan (sgn )
sgn
x
x
, c = 0 .
where [x] denotes step up function & {x} fractional part function.
Q.135 Let f

(x) =
tan { }
[ ]
{ } cot { }
2
2 2
1
0
0
0
x
x x
x x
for x
for x
for x

>
=
<
where [

x

] is the step up function and {

x

} is the fractional
part function of x , then :
(A)
Limit
x →
+
0

f

(x)

= 1 (B)
Limit
x →

0

f

(x)

=

1
(C) cot
-1

Limit f x
x →

|
\

|
¹
|
0
2
( )
= 1 (D) f is continuous at x = 1 .
Q.136 Which of the following function (s) is/are Transcidental?
(A) f (x) = 5 sin
x
(B) f (x) =
2 3
2 1
2
sin x
x x + −
(C) f (x) =
x x
2
2 1 + +
(D) f (x) = (x
2
+ 3).2
x
Q.137 If 2
x
+ 2
y
= 2
x + y
then
dy
dx
has the value equal to :
(A) −

2
2
y
x
(B)
1
1 2 −
x
(C) 1 − 2
y
(D)
( )
( )
2 1 2
2 2 1
x y
y x

Q.138 Given f(x) =
{ } ( )
3 0
0
1
2 1
2 3
3
2

|
\

|
¹
|

>
<

cot
cos
/
x
x
for x
x e for x
x
where {

} & [

] denotes the fractional part and the
integral part functions respectively, then which of the following statement does not hold good.
( A ) f ( 0

) = 0 (B) f(0
+
) = 3
(C) f(0) = 0 ⇒ continuity of f at

x = 0 (D) irremovable discontinuity of f at x = 0
Q.139 The graphs of which of the following pairs differ .
(A) y =
sin
tan
x
x 1
2
+

+

cos
cot
x
x 1
2
+
; y = sin

2x
(B) y = tan

x

cot

x ; y = sin

x

cosec

x
(C) y = cos x + sin x ; y =
sec cos
sec cos
x ecx
x ecx
+
(D) none of these
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Q.140 The value of cos

1
2
14
5
1
cos cos

|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|

π
is :
(A) cos

|
\

|
¹
|
7
5
π
(B) sin
π
10
|
\

|
¹
| (C) cos
2
5
π |
\

|
¹
|
(D) − cos

3
5
π |
\

|
¹
|
Q.141 Which of the following functions are homogeneous ?
(A) x sin

y + y sin

x (B) x e
y/x
+ y e
x/y
(C) x
2
− xy (D) arc sin

xy
Q.142 Let f

(x) =
x x
x
− −
− −
2 1
1 1
.

x then :
(A) f

(10) = 1 (B) f

(3/2) = − 1
(C) domain of f (x) is x ≥ 1 (D) none
Q.143 If

θ

is small & positive number then which of the following is/are correct ?
(A)
θ
θ sin
= 1 (B) θ < sin

θ < tan

θ (C) sin

θ < θ < tan

θ (D)
θ
θ tan
>
θ
θ sin
Q.144 Let f(x) =
x
x x

− +
1
2 7 5
2
. Then :
(A)
Limit
x →1
f(x) = −
1
3
(B)
Limit
x →0

f(x) = −

1
5
(C)
Limit
x → ∞
f(x) = 0 (D)
Limit
x → 5 2 /

does not exist
Q.145 If f(x) is a polynomial function satisfying the condition f(x) . f(1/x) = f(x) + f(1/x) and f(2) = 9 then :
(A) 2 f(4) = 3 f(6) (B) 14 f(1) = f(3) (C) 9 f(3) = 2 f(5) (D) f(10) = f(11)
Q.146 Two functions

f & g have first & second derivatives at

x = 0 & satisfy the relations,
f(0) =
2
0 g( )
, f

(0) = 2

g

(0) = 4g (0) , g

′′

(0) = 5 f

′′

(0) = 6 f(0) = 3 then :
(A) if h(x) =
f x
g x
( )
( )
then

h

(0) =
15
4
(B) if k(x) = f(x) . g(x) sin

x then k

(0) = 2
(C)
Limit
x →0

g x
f x
( )
( )
=
1
2
(D) none
Q.147 Which of the following function(s) not defined at x = 0 has/have removable discontinuity at x = 0 ?
(A) f(x) =
1
1 2 +
cot x
(B) f(x)=cos
|
¹
|

\
|
x
| x sin |
(C) f(x) = x sin
π
x
(D) f(x) =
1
n x
Q.148 For the equation 2x = tan(2tan
–1
a) + 2tan(tan
–1
a + tan
–1
a
3
), which of the following is invalid?
(A) a
2
x + 2a = x (B) a
2
+ 2ax + 1 = 0 (C) a ≠ 0 (D) a ≠ –1, 1
Q.149 The function f(x) =
( ) ( ) ( )
x x
x
x
x
− ≥
− + <

3 1
1
2
4
3
2
13
4
,
,
is :
(A) continuous at x = 1 (B) diff. at x = 1
(C) continuous at x = 3 (D) differentiable at x = 3
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Q.150 Identify the pair(s) of functions which are identical .
(A) y = tan (cos
−1
x); y =
1
2
− x
x
(B) y = tan (cot
−1
x) ; y =
1
x
(C) y = sin (arc tan x); y =
x
x 1
2
+
(D) y = cos (arc tan x) ; y = sin (arc cot x)
Q.151 If y =
) x n ( n
) x n (
x

, then
dy
dx
is equal to :
(A)
y
x
( ) ( )

nx nx n nx
nx −
+
1
2 (B)
y
x
(ln x)
ln (ln x)
(2 ln (ln x) + 1)
(C)
y
x nx
((ln x)
2
+ 2 ln (ln x)) (D)
y ny
x nx

(2 ln (ln x) + 1)
Q.152 The function, f

(x) = [x] − [x] where [

x

] denotes greatest integer function
(A) is continuous for all positive integers
(B) is discontinuous for all non positive integers
(C) has finite number of elements in its range
(D) is such that its graph does not lie above the x

axis.
Q.153 The graph of a function y = f(x) defined in [–1, 3] is as shown. Then which of the following statement(s)
is(are) True?
(A) f is continuous at x = –1.
(B) f has an isolated discontinuity at x = 1.
(C) f has a missing point discontinuity at x = 2.
(D) f has a non removable discontinuity at the origin.
Q.154 Which of the following function(s) has/have the same range?
(A) f(x) =
1
1+ x
(B) f(x) =
1
1
2
+ x
(C) f(x) =
1
1+ x
(D) f(x) =
1
3− x
Q.155 The function f(x) = (sgn x) (sin x) is
(A) discontinuous no where. (B) an even function
(C) aperiodic (D) differentiable for all x
Q.156 If cos
–1
x + cos
–1
y + cos
–1
z = π, then
(A) x
2
+ y
2
+ z
2
+ 2xyz = 1
(B) 2(sin
–1
x + sin
–1
y + sin
–1
z) = cos
–1
x + cos
–1
y + cos
–1
z
(C) xy + yz + zx = x + y + z – 1
(D)
x
x
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
+
y
y
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
+
z
z
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
> 6
Q.157 The function f(x) =
x n
1
x
l
(A) is a constant function (B) has a domain (0, 1) U (e, ∞)
(C) is such that
1 x
Lim

f(x) exist (D) is aperiodic
[20]
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Q.1 C Q.2 A Q.3 A Q.4 C Q.5 A Q.6 B Q.7 B
Q.8 B Q.9 D Q.10 D Q.11 B Q.12 A Q.13 A Q.14 C
Q.15 A Q.16 A Q.17 C Q.18 B Q.19 A Q.20 B Q.21 C
Q.22 B Q.23 C Q.24 D Q.25 A Q.26 D Q.27 A Q.28 C
Q.29 C Q.30 A Q.31 D Q.32 D Q.33 C Q.34 A Q.35 A
Q.36 C Q.37 A Q.38 A Q.39 A Q.40 C Q.41 B Q.42 A
Q.43 A Q.44 B Q.45 B Q.46 C Q.47 D Q.48 C Q.49 C
Q.50 A Q.51 A Q.52 B Q.53 D Q.54 A Q.55 D Q.56 C
Q.57 A Q.58 D Q.59 C Q.60 A Q.61 C Q.62 A Q.63 C
Q.64 B Q.65 A Q.66 D Q.67 D Q.68 D Q.69 C Q.70 D
Q.71 A Q.72 C Q.73 D Q.74 B Q.75 C Q.76 C Q.77 D
Q.78 D Q.79 D Q.80 C Q.81 D Q.82 C Q.83 C Q.84 C
Q.85 A Q.86 A Q.87 A Q.88 C Q.89 C Q.90 D Q.91 A
Q.92 C Q.93 B Q.94 B Q.95 A Q.96 C Q.97 A Q.98 A
Q.99 C Q.100 D Q.101 A Q.102 B Q.103 C Q.104 C Q.105 B
Q.106 C Q.107 D Q.108 B Q.109 A Q.110 C Q.111 C Q.112 B
Q.113 D Q.114 A Q.115 A Q.116 A Q.117 C Q.118 A Q.119 D
Q.120 C Q.121 C Q.122 C Q.123 D Q.124 B Q.125 B Q.126 B
Q.127 D Q.128 A Q.129 B Q.130 D Q.131 B Q.132 D
Q.133 A,B,C Q.134 B,C Q.135 A,C
Q.136 A,B,D Q.137 A,B,C,D Q.138 B,D
Q.139 A,B,C Q.140 B,C,D Q.141 B,C
Q.142 A,B Q.143 C,D Q.144 A,B,C,D
Q.145 B,C Q.146 A,B,C Q.147 B,C,D
Q.148 B,C Q.149 A,B,C Q.150 A,B,C,D
Q.151 B,D Q.152 A,B,C,D Q.153 A,B,C,D
Q.154 B,C Q.155 A,B,C Q.156 A,B
Q.157 A,C
MATHEMATICS
TARGET IIT JEE
FUNCTIONS AND INVERSE
TRIGONOMETRIC FUNCTION
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There are 95 questions in this question bank.
Only one alternative is correct.
Q.1 Let f be a real valued function such that
f (x) +
|
¹
|

\
|
x
2002
f 2
= 3x
for all x > 0. Find f (2).
(A) 1000 (B) 2000 (C) 3000 (D) 4000
Q.2 Solution set of the equation

, cos
−1
x – sin
−1
x

= cos
−1
(x

3 )
(A) is a unit set (B) consists of two elements
(C) consists of three elements (D) is a void set
Q.3 If f x x x ( ) tan cos = + − 2 3 5 1 6

; g(x) is a function having the same time period as that of f(x), then which
of the following can be g(x).
(A) (sec
2
3x + cosec
2
3x)tan
2
3x (B) 2 sin3x + 3cos3x
(C) 2
1 3
2
− cos x
+ cosec3x (D) 3 cosec3x

+ 2 tan3x
Q.4 Which one of the following depicts the graph of an odd function?
(A) (B)
(C) (D)
Q.5 The sum of the infinite terms of the series
cot
−1
1
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + cot
−1
2
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + cot
−1
3
3
4
2
+
|
\

|
¹
| + ..... is equal to :
(A) tan
–1
(1) (B) tan
–1
(2) (C) tan
–1
(3) (D) tan
–1
(4)
Q.6 Domain of definition of the function f (x) = log
1 9 3 · 10
1 x 2 x
− −
− −
+
) x 1 ( cos
1

is
(A) [0, 1] (B) [1, 2] (C) (0, 2) (D) (0, 1)
Q.7 The value of

tan
−1
1
2
2 tan A
|
\

|
¹
|
+

tan
−1
(cot

A)

+

tan
−1
(cot
3
A) for 0 < A < (π/4) is
(A) 4 tan
−1
(1) (B) 2 tan
−1
(2) (C) 0 (D) none
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Q.8 Let { }
{ }
[ ]
f x t t x
g x t t x
and h x f x g x
( ) max. sin :
( ) min. sin :
( ) ( ) ( )
= ≤ ≤
= ≤ ≤
= −
0
0
where [ ] denotes greatest integer function, then the range of h(x) is
(A) {0, 1} (B) {1, 2}
(C) {0, 1, 2} (D) {−3, −2, −1, 0, 1, 2, 3}
Q.9 The period of the function f(x) = sin 2πx + sin
πx
3
|
\

|
¹
| + sin
πx
5
|
\

|
¹
| is
(A) 2 (B) 6 (C) 15 (D) 30
Q.10 The value of sec sin sin cos cos
− −

|
\

|
¹
|
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|

1 1
50
9
31
9
π π
is equal to
(A) sec
10
9
π
(B) sec
π
9
(C) 1 (D) –1
Q.11 The domain of definition of the function

, f

(x)

=

arc

cos

3 7 8
1
2
2
x x
x
− +
+

where [

*] denotes the
greatest integer function, is :
(A) (1, 6) (B) [0, 6) (C) [0, 1] (D) (−

2, 5]
Q.12 α

=

sin
−1
( ) ( )
cos sin
−1
x
and β

=

cos
−1
( ) ( )
sin cos
−1
x
, then :
(A) tan α = cot β (B) tan α = − cot β (C) tan α = tan β (D) tan α = − tan β
Q.13 Given f (x) =
x 1
8
x 1
8
+
+

and g (x) =
) x (cos f
4
) x (sin f
4
+
then g(x) is
(A) periodic with period π/2 (B) periodic with period π
(C) periodic with period 2π (D) aperiodic
Q.14 If x = tan
−1
1 − cos
−1

|
\

|
¹
|
1
2
+ sin
−1
1
2
; y = cos
1
2
1
8
1
cos

|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
then :
(A) x = πy (B) y = πx (C) tan

x = −

(4/3)

y (D) tan

x = (4/3)

y
Q.15 In the square ABCD with side AB = 2 , two points M & N are on the adjacent sides of the square such
that MN is parallel to the diagonal BD. If x is the distance of MN from the vertex A and
f (x) = Area (∆ AMN) , then range of f (x) is :
(A)
( ]
0 2 ,
(B) (0 , 2

] (C)
( ]
0 2 2 ,
(D)
( ]
0 2 3 ,
Q.16 cos cos cos tan tan
− −
8 |
\

|
¹
|
+
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
1 1
7
8
7
π π
has the value equal to
(A) 1 (B) –1 (C)
cos
π
7
(D) 0
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Q.17 The domain of the definition of the function f(x) = sin
−1
x − |
\

|
¹
|
5
2
+ [ ]
log ( )
10
1
6−

x is :
(A) (7, 7) (B) (−

7, −

3) ∪ (−

3, 7)
(C) [−

7, −

3] ∪ [3, 5) ∪ (5, 6) (D) (−

3, 3) ∪ (5, 6)
Q.18 The value of
tan sin tan sin
π π
4
1
2 4
1
2
1 1
1
+
|
\

|
¹
|
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
+ −
|
\

|
¹
|
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)

− −

a
b
a
b
, where (0 < a < b), is
(A)
b
a 2
(B)
a
b 2
(C)
b a
b
2 2
2

(D)
b a
a
2 2
2

Q.19 Let f be a function satisfying f (xy) =
y
) x ( f
for all positive real numbers x and y. If f (30) = 20, then the
value of f (40) is
(A) 15 (B) 20 (C) 40 (D) 60
Q.20 Number of real value of x satisfying the equation, arc

tan
( ) x x +1 + arc

sin
( ) x x + + 1 1 =
π
2
is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) more than 2
Q.21 Let f (x) = sin
2
x + cos
4
x + 2 and g (x) = cos (cos x) + cos (sin x) also let period of f (x) and g (x) be
T
1
and T
2
respectively then
(A) T
1
= 2T
2
(B) 2T
1
= T
2
(C) T
1
= T
2
(D) T
1
= 4T
2
Q.22 Number of solutions of the equation 2 cot
–1
2 + cos
–1
(3/5) = cosec
–1
x is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) more than 2
Q.23 The domain of definition of the function : f (x) = ln (
x x
2
5 24 − −
– x – 2) is
(A) (–∞, –3] (B) (–∞, –3 ]∪[8, ∞) (C)
−∞ −
|
\

|
¹
|
,
28
9
(D) none
Q.24 The period of the function f(x) = sin
cos
x
2
|
\

|
¹
| + cos(sinx) equal
(A)
π
2
(B) 2π (C) π (D) 4π
Q.25 If x = cos
–1
(cos 4) ; y = sin
–1
(sin 3) then which of the following holds ?
(A) x – y = 1 (B) x + y + 1 = 0
(C) x + 2y = 2 (D) tan (x + y) = – tan7
Q.26 Let f (x) =
} x sgn e {
| x |
e and g (x) =
] x sgn e [
| x |
e
, x ∈ R where { x } and [ ] denotes the fractional part and
integral part functions respectively. Also h (x) = ln ( ) ) x ( f + ln( ) ) x ( g then for all real x, h (x) is
(A) an odd function (B) an even function
(C) neither an odd nor an even function (D) both odd as well as even function
Q.27 The number of solutions of the equation tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
3
x

+ tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
= tan
–1
x is
(A) 3 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
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Q.28 Which of the following is the solution set of the equation 2 cos
–1
x = cot
–1

|
|
¹
|

\
|

2
2
x 1 x 2
1 x 2
?
(A) (0, 1) (B) (–1, 1) – {0} (C) (–1, 0) (D) [–1, 1]
Q.29 Suppose that f is a periodic function with period
2
1
and that f (2) = 5 and f ( ) 4 9 = 2 then
f (–3) – f ( ) 4 1 has the value equal to
(A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) 7
Q.30 The value of

tan tan
− −

+

1 1
1
2
5 2 6
1 6
is equal :
(A)
6
π
(B)
4
π
(C)
3
π
(D) none
Q.31 Given f (x) =
(x+1)
C
(2x– 8)
; g (x) =
(2x – 8)
C
(x + 1)
and h (x) = f (x) . g (x) , then which of the following
holds ?
(A) The domain of 'h' is φ
(B) The range of 'h' is {– 1}
(C) The domain of 'h' is {x / x > 3 or x < – 3 ; I x∈
(D) The range of 'h' is {1}
Q.32 The sum
n =

1
tan
−1
4
2 2
4 2
n
n n − +
is equal to :
(A) tan
−1
2
1
+ tan
−1
3
2
(B) 4 tan
−1
1 (C)
π
2
(D) sec
−1
( )
− 2
Q.33 Range of the function f (x) = tan
–1

[ ] [ ] | | x x x
x
+ − + − + 2
1
2
is
where [*] is the greatest integer function.
(A)
1
4
, ∞
L
N
M
I
K
J
(B)
1
4
2
R
S
T
U
V
W
∪ ∞ , g
(C)
1
4
2 ,
R
S
T
U
V
W
(D)
1
4
2 ,
L
N
M
O
Q
P
Q.34 Let [x] denote the greatest integer in x . Then in the interval [0, 3] the number of solutions of the equation,
x
2
− 3x + [x] = 0 is :
(A) 6 (B) 4 (C) 2 (D) 0
Q.35 The range of values of p for which the equation, sin cos
–1
( )
cos(tan )
−1
x = p has a solution is:
(A)

|
\

1
2
1
2
,
(B) [0, 1) (C)
1
2
1 ,

|
¹
|
(D) (– 1, 1)
Q.36 Let f (x) =

irrational is x if x
rational is x if 0
and g (x) =

rational is x if x
irrational is x if 0
Then the function (f – g) x is
(A) odd (B) even
(C) neither odd nor even (D) odd as well as even
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Q.37 Number of value of x satisfying the equation sin
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
x
5
+ sin
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
x
12
=
2
π
is
(A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) more than 2
Q.38 Consider a real valued function f(x) such that
1
1

+
e
e
f x
f x
( )
( )
= x. The values of 'a' and 'b' for which
f (a) + f (b) = f
a b
ab
+
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
is satisfied are
(A) a ∈ (–∞, 1); b ∈ R (B) a ∈ (– ∞, 1); b ∈ (–1, ∞)
(C) a ∈ (–1, 1) ; b ∈ [–1, 1] (D) a ∈ (–1, 1); b ∈ (–1, 1)
Q.39 The value of tan
|
¹
|

\
|

) 3 ( cot
2
1
1
equals
(A)
( )
1
10 3

+
(B)
( )
1
3 10

+
(C)
( ) 10 3+
(D)
( ) 3 10 +
Q.40 The period of the function cos
2
x + cos

2x is :
(A) π (B) π
2
(C) 2π (D) none of these
Q.41 The real values of x satisfying tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
+
x
2
x
– tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|
x
4
– tan
–1
|
¹
|

\
|

x
2
x
= 0 are
(A) ±
2
1
(B) ±
2
(C) ±
2 4
(D) ± 2
Q.42 Which of the following is true for a real valued function y = f (x) , defined on [ – a , a]?
(A) f (x) can be expressed as a sum or a difference of two even functions
(B) f (x) can be expressed as a sum or a difference of two odd functions
(C) f (x) can be expressed as a sum or a difference of an odd and an even function
(D) f (x) can never be expressed as a sum or a difference of an odd and an even function
Q.43

cos
2
1
7
1
tan

|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
equals
(A) sin (4cot
–1
3) (B) sin(3cot
–1
4) (C) cos(3cot
–1
4) (D) cos(4cot
–1
3)
Q.44 Let f(x) = sin [ ] a x (where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function) . If f is periodic with fundamental
period π, then

a

belongs to :
(A) [2, 3) (B) {4, 5} (C) [4, 5] (D) [4, 5)
Q.45 The range of the function, f(x) = cot
–1
( )
log
. 0 5
4 2
2 3 x x − + is:
(A) (0, π) (B)
0
3
4
,
π |
\

(C)
3
4
π
π ,

|
¹
| (D)
π π
2
3
4
,

Q.46 Which of the following is the solution set of the equation sin
–1
x = cos
–1
x + sin
–1
(3x – 2)?
(A)
1
2
1 ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
(B)
1
2
1 ,

(C)
1
3
1 ,

(D)
1
3
1 ,
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
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Q.47 Which of the following functions are not homogeneous ?
(A) x + y cos
y
x
(B)
xy
x y +
2
(C)
y x sin y
x cos y x
+
+
(D)
x
y

ln
y
x
|
\

|
¹
| +
y
x
ln
x
y
|
\

|
¹
|
Q.48 Which of the following is the solution set of the equation 3cos
–1
x = cos
–1
(4x
3
– 3x)?
(A) [–1, 1] (B)

1
3
1
3
,
(C)
1
3
1 ,

(D)
1
2
1 ,

Q.49 The function f : R → R, defined as f(x) =
x x
x x
2
2
6 10
3 3
− +
− −
is :
(A) injective but not surjective (B) surjective but not injective
(C) injective as well as surjective (D) neither injective nor surjective
Q.50 The solution of the equation 2cos
–1
x = sin
–1
(2x 1
2
− x )
(A) [–1, 0] (B) [0, 1] (C) [–1, 1] (D)

1 ,
2
1
Q.51 The period of the function f (x) = sin(x + 3 – [x + 3 ] ), where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function is
(A) 2π + 3 (B) 2π (C) 1 (D) 3
Q.52 If tan
–1
x + tan
–1
2x + tan
–1
3x = π, then
(A) x = 0 (B) x = 1 (C) x = –1 (D) x ∈ φ
Q.53 If f(x + ay, x − ay) = axy then f(x, y) is equal to :
(A)
x y
2 2
4

(B)
x y
2 2
4
+
(C) 4

xy (D) none
Q.54 The set of values of x for which the equation cos
–1
x + cos
–1
x
x
2
1
2
3 3
2
+ −
|
\

|
¹
| =
π
3
holds good is
(A) [0, 1] (B)
0
1
2
,

(C)

1 ,
2
1
(D) {–1, 0, 1}
Q.55 The range of the function y =
2
x 9
8

is
(A) (– ∞, ∞) – {± 3} (B)
|
¹
|

∞ ,
9
8
(C)
|
¹
|

\
|
9
8
, 0
(D) (– ∞, 0)∪
|
¹
|

∞ ,
9
8
Q.56 The domain of definition of the function f (x) =
log
cot
cos
log
tan
sec
1
2
2
2
1
2
2
2
2 5 3 5
x
ec x
x
x +
|
\

|
¹
| +
+
|
\

|
¹
|
is
(A) R – {nπ, n ∈ I} (B) R – {(2n + 1)
π
2
, n ∈ I}
(C) R – {nπ, (2n + 1)
π
2
, n ∈ I} (D) none
Q.57 The solution set of the equation sin
–1
1
2
− x
+ cos
–1
x = cot
–1
1
2

|
\

|
¹
|
|
x
x
– sin
–1
x
(A) [–1, 1] – {0} (B) (0, 1] U {–1} (C) [–1, 0) U {1} (D) [–1, 1]
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Q.58 Given the graphs of the two functions, y = f(x) & y = g(x). In the
adjacent figure from point A on the graph of the function y = f(x)
corresponding to the given value of the independent variable (say

x
0
), a
straight line is drawn parallel to the X-axis to intersect the bisector of
the first and the third quadrants at point B . From the point B a straight
line parallel to the Y-axis is drawn to intersect the graph of the function
y = g(x) at C. Again a straight line is drawn from the point C parallel to
the X-axis, to intersect the line NN

′ at D . If the straight line NN

′ is
parallel to Y-axis, then the co-ordinates of the point D are
(A) f(x
0
), g(f(x
0
)) (B) x
0
, g(x
0
)
(C) x
0
, g(f(x
0
)) (D) f(x
0
), f(g

(x
0
))
Q.59 The value of sin
–1
(sin(2cot
–1
( 2 – 1))) is
(A) –
π
4
(B)
π
4
(C)
3
4
π
(D)
7
4
π
Q.60 The function f : [2, ∞) → Y defined by f(x) = x
2
− 4x + 5 is both one-one and onto if :
(A) Y = R (B) Y = [1, ∞) (C) Y = [4, ∞) (D) [5, ∞)
Q.61 If f(x) = cosec
–1
(cosecx) and cosec(cosec
–1
x) are equal functions then maximum range of values of x is
(A)

π

π

2
, 1 1 ,
2
(B)

π

π

2
, 0 0 ,
2
(C) ( ] [ ) ∞ ∪ − ∞ − , 1 1 , (D) [ ) [ ) 1 , 0 0 , 1 ∪ −
Q.62 If 2 f(x
2
) + 3 f(1/x
2
) = x
2
− 1 (x ≠ 0) then f(x
2
) is :
(A)
1
5
4
2
− x
x
(B)
1
5
2
− x
x
(C)
5
1
2
4
x
x −
(D) −
2 3
5
4 2
2
x x
x
+ −
Q.63 Sum of the roots of the equation, arc cot x – arc cot (x + 2) =
12
π
is
(A)
3
(B) 2 (C) – 2 (D) –
3
Q.64 Range of the function f (x) =
} x { 1
} x {
+
where {x} denotes the fractional part function is
(A) [0 , 1) (B)

2
1
, 0
(C)
|
¹
|

2
1
, 0
(D)
|
¹
|

\
|
2
1
, 0
Q.65 Range of the function sgn [ ln (x
2
– x + 1) ] is
(A) {–1, 0, 1} (B) {–1, 0} (C) – {1} (D) {–1, 1}
Q.66 Number of solution(s) of the equation cos
–1
(1 – x) – 2cos
–1
x =
2
π
is
(A) 3 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0
Q.67 Let f (x) and g (x) be functions which take integers as arguments. Let f (x + y) = f (x) + g (y) + 8 for
all integer x and y. Let f (x) = x for all negative integers x, and let g (8) = 17. The value of f (0) is
(A) 17 (B) 9 (C) 25 (D) – 17
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Q.68 T h e r e e x i s t s a p o s i t i v e r e a l n u m b e r x s a t i s f y i n g c o s ( t a n
–1
x) = x. The value of cos
–1
|
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
2
is
(A)
10
π
(B)
5
π
(C)
5

(D)
5

Q.69 The domain of the function, f(x) = ( )
3 x 4
2
x 4
3 x 2
2
x
x 5 . 0
log
5 . 0 x
− −
− +
+
+ is :
(A) − ∞
|
\

|
¹
|
1
2
, (B) [1, 3]
(C)
1
2
1
3
2
, ,
|
\

|
¹
|
∪ ∞
|
\

|
¹
|
(D) −
|
\

|
¹
|

|
\

|
¹
|
∪ ∞
|
\

|
¹
|
1
2
1
2
1
2
1
3
2
, , ,
Q.70 cos
–1
)
`
¹
¹
´
¦
|
¹
|

\
| π

π
5
2
sin
5
7
cos
2
1
is equal to
(A)
20
23π
(B)
20
13π
(C)
20
33π
(D)
20
17π
Q.71 Let f (x) be a function with two properties
(a) for any two real number x and y, f (x + y) = x + f (y) and
(b) f (0) = 2.
The value of f (100), is
(A) 2 (B) 98 (C) 102 (D) 100
Q.72 Let f be a function such that f (3) = 1 and f (3x) = x + f (3x – 3) for all x. Then the value of f (300) is
(A) 5050 (B) 4950 (C) 5151 (D) none
Q.73 If f (x) is an invertible function, and g (x) = 2 f (x) + 5, then the value of g
–1
(x), is
(A) 2 f
–1
(x) – 5 (B)
5 ) x ( 2
1
1
+

f
(C)
5 ) x (
2
1
1
+

f
(D)
|
¹
|

\
| −

2
5 x
1
f
Q.74 If f (2x + 1) = 4x
2
+ 14x, then the sum of the roots of f (x) = 0, is
(A) 9/4 (B) 5 (C) – 9/4 (D) – 5
Q.75 If y = f (x) is a one-one function and (5, 1) is a point on its graph, which one of the following statements
is correct?
(A) (1, 5) is a point on the graph of the inverse function y = f
–1
(x)
(B) f (5) = f (1)
(C) the graph of the inverse function y = f
–1
(x) will be symmetric about the y-axis
(D)
( ) ) 5 (
1 −
f f
= 1
Q.76 Domain of definition of the function f (x) =
4 x 3 x
4 3
2
x x
− −

is
(A) (– ∞, 0] (B) [0, ∞)
(C) (– ∞, –1) ∪ [0, 4) (D) (– ∞, 1) ∪ (1, 4)
Q.77 Suppose f and g are both linear functions, with f (x) = – 2x + 1 and ( ) ) x ( g f = x. The sum of the slope
and the y-intercept of g, is
(A) – 2 (B) – 1 (C) 0 (D) 1
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Q.78 The range of the function f (x) =
5 x
3 4 x

− +
is
(A)

\
|
3
1
, 0
(B)

\
|
∪ |
¹
|

\
|
3
1
,
6
1
6
1
, 0
(C) (– ∞, 0) ∪ (0, ∞) (D) (0, ∞)
Q.79 If f (x, y) =
( )
) y , x min(
) y , x max(
and g (x, y) = max(x, y) – min(x, y), then
|
|
¹
|

\
|
− − |
¹
|

\
|
− − ) 75 . 1 , 4 ( ,
2
3
, 1 g g f
equals
(A) – 0.5 (B) 0.5 (C) 1 (D) 1.5
Q.80 The domain and range of the function f(x) = cosec
–1 log
sec
sec
3 4
1 2
2

x
x
are respectively
(A) R ;

|
\

|
¹
|
π π
2 2
,
(B) R
+
;
0
2
,
π |
\

|
¹
|
(C)
|
¹
|

\
| π
π − |
¹
|

\
| π
+ π
π
− π
2
, 0 }; n 2 {
2
n 2 ,
2
n 2
(D)
} 0 {
2
,
2
}; n 2 {
2
n 2 ,
2
n 2 − |
¹
|

\
| π π
− π − |
¹
|

\
| π
+ π
π
− π
More than one alternatives are correct.
Q.81 The values of x in [–2π, 2π], for which the graph of the function y =
1
1
+

sin
sin
x
x
– secx and
y = –
1
1

+
sin
sin
x
x
+ secx, coincide are
(A)
− −

|
¹
|
|
\

2
3
2
3
2
2 π
π π
π , , ∪
(B)
− −
|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|
3
2 2 2
3
2
π π π π
, , ∪
(C)

|
\

|
¹
|
π π
2 2
,
(D) [–2π, 2π] –
± ±
¦
´
¹
¹
`
)
π π
2
3
2
,
Q.82 sin
-1
(sin3) + sin
-1
(sin4) + sin
-1
(sin5) when simplified reduces to
(A) an irrational number (B) a rational number
(C) an even prime (D) a negative integer
Q.83 The graphs of which of the following pairs differ .
(A) y =
sin
tan
x
x 1
2
+

+

cos
cot
x
x 1
2
+
; y = sin

2x
(B) y = tan

x

cot

x ; y = sin

x

cosec

x
(C) y = cos x + sin x ; y =
sec cos
sec cos
x ecx
x ecx
+
(D) none of these
Q.84 If f(x) = cos
1
2
2
π

x + sin −

1
2
2
π x

, [x] denoting the greatest integer function, then
(A) f (0) = 1 (B) f
π
3
|
\

|
¹
| =
1
3 1 +
(C) f
π
2
|
\

|
¹
|
= 0 (D) f(π) = 0
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Q.85 The value of cos

1
2
14
5
1
cos cos

|
\

|
¹
|
|
\

|
¹
|

π
is :
(A) cos

|
\

|
¹
|
7
5
π
(B) sin
π
10
|
\

|
¹
| (C) cos
2
5
π |
\

|
¹
|
(D) − cos

3
5
π |
\

|
¹
|
Q.86 The functions which are aperiodic are :
(A) y = [x + 1] (B) y = sin x
2
(C) y = sin
2
x (D) y = sin
−1
x
where [x] denotes greatest integer function
Q.87 tan
−1
x

, tan
−1
y

, tan
−1
z are in A.P. and x

,

y

,

z are also in A.P. (y

0

, 1

, −

1) then
(A) x

,

y

,

z are in G.P. (B) x

,

y

,

z are in H.P.
(C) x

=

y

=

z (D) (x − y)
2

+

(y − z)
2

+

(z − x)
2

=

0
Q.88 Which of the following function(s) is/are periodic with period π .
(A) f(x) = sin

x (B) f(x) = [x + π] (C) f(x) = cos

(sin

x) (D) f(x) = cos
2
x
(where

[

.

] denotes the greatest integer function)
Q.89 For the equation 2x = tan(2tan
–1
a) + 2tan(tan
–1
a + tan
–1
a
3
), which of the following is invalid?
(A) a
2
x + 2a = x (B) a
2
+ 2ax + 1 = 0 (C) a ≠ 0 (D) a ≠ –1, 1
Q.90 Which of the functions defined below are one-one function(s) ?
(A) f(x) = (x

+

1) , ( x ≥ −

1) (B) g(x) = x

+

(1/x) ( x > 0)
(C) h(x) = x
2
+ 4x − 5, (x > 0) (D) f(x) = e
−x
, ( x ≥ 0)
Q.91 If cos
–1
x + cos
–1
y + cos
–1
z = π, then
(A) x
2
+ y
2
+ z
2
+ 2xyz = 1
(B) 2(sin
–1
x + sin
–1
y + sin
–1
z) = cos
–1
x + cos
–1
y + cos
–1
z
(C) xy + yz + zx = x + y + z – 1
(D)
x
x
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
+
y
y
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
+
z
z
+
|
\

|
¹
|
1
> 6
Q.92 Which of the following homogeneous functions are of degree zero ?
(A)
x
y

ln
y
x
+
y
x

ln
x
y
(B)
x x y
y x y
( )
( )

+
(C)
xy
x y
2 2
+
(D) x sin

y
x
− y cos

y
x
Q.93 The value of tan
–1

x
x
sin
cos
α
α 1−
|
\

|
¹
| – tan
–1
x − |
\

|
¹
|
cos
sin
α
α
is, for α ∈
0
2
,
π |
\

|
¹
| ; x ∈ R
+
, is
(A) independent of x (B) independent of α
(C)
π
2
– α (D) none of these
Q.94 D ≡ [−

1, 1] is the domain of the following functions, state which of them has the inverse.
(A) f(x) = x
2
(B) g(x) = x
3
(C) h(x) = sin 2x (D) k(x)= sin (πx/2)
Q.95 Which of the following function(s) have no domain?
(A) f(x) = log
x – 1
(2 – [x] – [x]
2
) where [x] denotes the greatest integer function.
(B) g(x) = cos
–1
(2–{x}) where {x} denotes the fractional part function.
(C) h(x) = ln ln(cosx)
(D) f(x) =
( ) ( )
1
sec
-1
sgn e
x −
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Q . 1 B Q . 2 C Q . 3 A Q . 4 D Q . 5 B
Q . 6 C Q . 7 A Q . 8 C Q . 9 D Q . 1 0 D
Q . 1 1 A Q . 1 2 A Q . 1 3 A Q . 1 4 C Q . 1 5 B
Q . 1 6 B Q . 1 7 C Q . 1 8 C Q . 1 9 A Q . 2 0 C
Q . 2 1 C Q . 2 2 A Q . 2 3 A Q . 2 4 D Q . 2 5 D
Q . 2 6 A Q . 2 7 A Q . 2 8 A Q . 2 9 B Q . 3 0 A
Q . 3 1 D Q . 3 2 D Q . 3 3 C Q . 3 4 C Q . 3 5 B
Q . 3 6 A Q . 3 7 B Q . 3 8 D Q . 3 9 A Q . 4 0 D
Q . 4 1 B Q . 4 2 C Q . 4 3 A Q . 4 4 D Q . 4 5 C
Q . 4 6 A Q . 4 7 B , C Q . 4 8 D Q . 4 9 D Q . 5 0 D
Q . 5 1 C Q . 5 2 B Q . 5 3 A Q . 5 4 C Q . 5 5 D
Q . 5 6 C Q . 5 7 C Q . 5 8 C Q . 5 9 B Q . 6 0 B
Q . 6 1 A Q . 6 2 D Q . 6 3 C Q . 6 4 C Q . 6 5 A
Q . 6 6 C Q . 6 7 A Q . 6 8 C Q . 6 9 D Q . 7 0 D
Q . 7 1 C Q . 7 2 A Q . 7 3 D Q . 7 4 D Q . 7 5 A
Q . 7 6 C Q . 7 7 C Q . 7 8 B Q . 7 9 D Q . 8 0 C
Q . 8 1 A , C Q . 8 2 B , D Q . 8 3 A , B , C Q . 8 4 A , B , C Q . 8 5

B , C , D
Q . 8 6 A , B , D Q . 8 7 A , B , C , D Q . 8 8 A , C , D Q . 8 9 B , C Q . 9 0

A , C , D
Q . 9 1 A , B Q . 9 2 A , B , C Q . 9 3 A , C Q . 9 4 B , D Q . 9 5

A , B , C , D
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Question bank on Method of differentiation
There are 72 questions in this question bank.
Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
Q.1 If

g

is the inverse of

f & f

(x) =
1
1
5
+x
then g

(x) =
(A) 1 + [g(x)]
5
(B)
1
1
5
+ [ ( )] g x
(C) −
1
1
5
+ [ ( )] g x
(D) none
Q.2 If y = tan
−1

n
nex
e
x
2
2
|
\

|
¹
|
|
+ tan
−1

3 2
1 6
+

nx
nx
then
d y
dx
2
2
=
(A) 2 (B) 1 (C) 0 (D) −

1
Q.3 If y = f
3 4
5 6
x
x
+
+
|
\

|
¹
| & f

(x) = tan

x
2
then
dy
dx
=
(A) tan

x
3
(B) −

2 tan
3 4
5 6
2
x
x
+
+

.
1
5 6
2
( ) x +
(C) f
3 4
5 6
2
2
tan
tan
x
x
+
+
|
\

|
¹
|

tan

x
2
(D) none
Q.4 If y = sin
−1
x x x x 1 1
2
− + −
|
\

|
¹
| &
dy
dx
=
1
2 1 x x ( ) −
+ p, then p =
(A) 0 (B) sin
−1
x (C) sin
−1
x (D) none of these
Q.5 If y = f
2 1
1
2
x
x

+
|
\

|
¹
| & f

(x) = sin

x

then
dy
dx
=
(A)
( )
1
1
2
2
2
+ −
+
x x
x
sin
2 1
1
2
x
x

+
|
\

|
¹
| (B)
( )
( )
2 1
1
2
2
2
+ −
+
x x
x
sin
2 1
1
2
x
x

+
|
\

|
¹
|
(C)
( )
1
1
2
2
2
− +
+
x x
x
sin
2 1
1
2
x
x

+
|
\

|
¹
| (D) none
Q.6 Let

g

is the inverse function of

f & f

(x) =
( )
x
x
10
2
1 +
. If g(2) = a then g

(2) is equal to
(A)
5
2
10
(B)
1
2
10
+ a
a
(C)
a
a
10
2
1 +
(D)
1
10
2
+ a
a
Q.7 If sin

(xy) + cos

(xy) = 0 then
dy
dx
=
(A)
y
x
(B) −
y
x
(C) −
x
y
(D)
x
y
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Q.8 If y = sin
−1
2
1
2
x
x +
then
dy
dx
x

= −2
is :
(A)
2
5
(B)
2
5
(C) −
2
5
(D) none
Q.9 The derivative of sec
−1
1
2 1
2
x −
|
\

|
¹
| w.r.t. 1
2
− x at x =
1
2
is :
(A) 4 (B) 1/4 (C) 1 (D) none
Q.10 If y
2
= P(x), is a polynomial of degree 3, then 2

d
dx
|
\

|
¹
|
y
d y
dx
3
2
2
.
|
\

|
¹
| equals :
(A) P

′′′

(x) + P

(x) (B) P

′′

(x) . P

′′′

(x) (C) P

(x) . P

′′′

(x) (D) a constant
Q.11 Let f(x) be a quadratic expression which is positive for all real

x . If
g(x) = f(x) + f

(x) + f

′′

(x), then for any real x, which one is correct .
(A) g(x) < 0 (B) g(x) > 0 (C) g(x) = 0 (D) g(x) ≥ 0
Q.12 If x
p
. y
q
= (x + y)
p + q
then
dy
dx
is :
(A) independent of p but dependent on q (B) dependent on p but independent of q
(C) dependent on both p & q (D) independent of p & q both .
Q.13 Let f(x) =
g x if x
if x
x
( ) . cos
1
0
0 0

=

where g(x) is an even function differentiable at x = 0, passing
through the origin . Then f

(0) :
(A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to 0 (C) is equal to 2 (D) does not exist
Q.14 If y =
1
1 + +
− −
x x
n m p m
+
1
1 + +
− −
x x
m n p n
+
1
1 + +
− −
x x
m p n p
then
dy
dx
at e
m
n
p
is equal to:
(A) e
mnp
(B) e
mn/p
(C) e
np/m
(D) none
Q.15
Lim
x→0

log cos
log cos
sin
sin
2
2
2
2
x
x
x
x
has the value equal to
(A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) none of these
Q.16 If

f

is differentiable in (0, 6) & f

(4) = 5

then
Limit
x →2

f f x
x
( ) 4
2
2

c h
=
(A) 5 (B) 5/4 (C) 10 (D) 20
Q.17 Let l =
Lim
x→
+
0
x
m
(ln x)
n
where m, n ∈ N then :
(A) l is independent of m and n (B) l is independent of m and depends on m
(C) l is independent of n and dependent on m (D) l is dependent on both m and n
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Q.18 Let f(x) =
cos
sin
tan
x x
x x x
x x
1
2 2
1
2
. Then
Limit
x →0
′ f x
x
( )
=
(A) 2 (B) −

2 (C) −

1 (D) 1
Q.19 Let f(x) =
cos sin cos
cos sin cos
cos sin cos
x x x
x x x
x x x
2 2 2 2
3 3 3 3
then f

π
2
|
\

|
¹
| =
(A) 0 (B) – 12 (C) 4 (D) 12
Q.20 People living at Mars, instead of the usual definition of derivative D f(x), define a new kind of derivative,
D*f(x) by the formula
D*f(x) = Limit
h
f x h f x
h →
+ −
0
2 2
( ) ( )
where f
2
(x) means [f(x)]
2
. If f(x) = x lnx then
D f x
x e
* ( )
=
has the value
(A) e (B) 2e (C) 4e (D) none
Q.21 If f(4) = g(4) = 2 ; f

(4) = 9 ; g

(4) = 6 then
Limit
x → 4
f x g x
x
( ) ( ) −
− 2
is equal to :
(A) 3 2 (B)
3
2
(C) 0 (D) none
Q.22 If f(x) is a differentiable function of

x

then
Limit
h →0
f x h f x h
h
( ) ( ) + − − 3 2
=
(A) f

(x) (B) 5f

(x) (C) 0 (D) none
Q.23 If y = x + e
x
then
d x
dy
2
2
is :
(A) e
x
(B) −

( )
e
e
x
x
1
3
+
(C) −

( )
e
e
x
x
1
2
+
(D)
( )

+
1
1
3
e
x
Q.24 If x
2
y + y
3
= 2 then the value of
d y
dx
2
2
at the point (1, 1) is :
(A) −

3
4
(B) −

3
8
(C) −

5
12
(D) none
Q.25 If f(a) = 2, f

(a) = 1, g(a) = −

1, g

(a) = 2 then the value of
Limit
x a →
g x f a g a f x
x a
( ) . ( ) ( ) . ( ) −

is:
(A) −

5 (B) 1/5 (C) 5 (D) none
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Q.26 If f is twice differentiable such that
[ ] [ ]
′′ = − ′ =
′ = +
= =
f x f x f x g x
h x f x g x and
h h
( ) ( ), ( ) ( )
( ) ( ) ( )
( ) , ( )
2 2
0 2 1 4
then the equation y = h(x) represents :
(A) a curve of degree 2 (B) a curve passing through the origin
(C) a straight line with slope 2 (D) a straight line with y intercept equal to −

2.
Q.27 The derivative of the function, f(x)=cos
-1
1
13
2 3 ( cos sin ) x x −
R
S
T
U
V
W
+ sin
−1
1
13
2 3 ( cos sin ) x x +
R
S
T
U
V
W
w.r.t.
1
2
+ x

at x =
3
4
is :
(A)
3
2
(B)
5
2
(C)
10
3
(D) 0
Q.28 Let f(x) be a polynomial in

x . Then the second derivative of f(e
x
), is :
(A) f

′′

(e
x
) . e
x
+ f

(e
x
) (B) f

′′

(e
x
) . e
2x
+ f

(e
x
) . e
2x
(C) f

′′

(e
x
) e
2x
(D) f

′′

(e
x
) . e
2x
+ f

(e
x
) . e
x
Q.29 The solution set of

f

(x) > g

(x), where f(x) =
1
2
(5
2x + 1
) &

g(x) = 5
x
+ 4x (ln

5) is :
(A) x > 1 (B) 0 < x < 1 (C) x ≤ 0 (D) x > 0
Q.30 If y = sin
−1
x
x
2
2
1
1

+
+ sec
−1
x
x
2
2
1
1
+

, x > 1 then
dy
dx
is equal to :
(A)
x
x
4
1 −
(B)
x
x
2
4
1 −
(C) 0 (D) 1
Q.31 If y =
x
a
x
b
x
a
x
b
x
a
x
b + + + + + +
...... ∞ then
dy
dx
=
(A)
a
ab ay + 2
(B)
b
ab by + 2
(C)
a
ab by + 2
(D)
b
ab ay + 2
Q.32 Let f (x) be a polynomial function of second degree. If f (1) = f (–1) and a, b, c are in A.P., then f '(a),
f '(b) and f '(c) are in
(A) G.P. (B) H.P. (C) A.G.P. (D) A.P.
Q.33 If y = sin

mx then the value of
y y y
y y y
y y y
1 2
3 4 5
6 7 8
(where subscripts of

y

shows the order of derivatiive) is:
(A) independent of

x

but dependent on

m (B) dependent of

x

but independent of

m
(C) dependent on both

m & x (D) independent of

m & x .
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Q.34 If x
2
+ y
2
= R
2
(R > 0) then k =
( )
′′
+ ′
y
y 1
2
3
where k

in terms of R

alone is equal to
(A) –
2
R
1
(B) –
R
1
(C)
R
2
(D) –
2
R
2
Q.35 If f & g are differentiable functions such that g

(a) = 2 & g(a) = b and if fog is an identity function then
f

(b)

has the value equal to :
(A) 2/3 (B) 1 (C) 0 (D) 1/2
Q.36 Given f(x) = −

x
3
3
+ x
2
sin 1.5 a − x sin a . sin 2a − 5 arc sin (a
2
− 8a + 17) then :
(A) f(x) is not defined at x = sin 8 (B) f

(sin

8) > 0
(C) f

(x) is not defined at x = sin 8 (D) f

(sin

8) < 0
Q.37 A function

f, defined for all positive real numbers, satisfies the equation

f(x
2
) = x
3
for every x > 0 . Then
the value of f

(4) =
(A) 12 (B) 3 (C) 3/2 (D) cannot be determined
Q.38 Given : f(x) = 4x
3
− 6x
2
cos 2a + 3x sin 2a . sin 6a +
( )
n a a 2
2
− then :
(A) f(x) is not defined at x = 1/2 (B) f

(1/2) < 0
(C) f

(x) is not defined at x = 1/2 (D) f

(1/2) > 0
Q.39 If y = (A + Bx) e
mx
+ (m − 1)
−2
e
x
then
d y
dx
2
2
− 2m
dy
dx
+ m
2
y is equal to :
(A) e
x
(B) e
mx
(C) e
−mx
(D) e
(1 − m) x
Q.40 Suppose f (x) = e
ax
+ e
bx
, where a ≠ b, and that f '' (x) – 2 f ' (x) – 15 f (x) = 0 for all x. Then the product
ab is equal to
(A) 25 (B) 9 (C) – 15 (D) – 9
Q.41 Let h (x) be differentiable for all x and let f (x) = (kx + e
x
) h(x) where k is some constant. If h (0) = 5,
h ' (0) = – 2 and f ' (0) = 18 then the value of k is equal to
(A) 5 (B) 4 (C) 3 (D) 2.2
Q.42 Let e
f(x)
= ln x . If g(x) is the inverse function of f(x) then g

(x) equals to :
(A) e
x
(B) e
x
+ x (C)
e
x e
x
( ) +
(D) e
(x + ln x)
Q.43 The equation y
2
e
xy
= 9e
–3
·x
2
defines y as a differentiable function of x. The value of
dx
dy
for
x = – 1 and y = 3 is
(A) –
2
15
(B) –
5
9
(C) 3 (D) 15
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Q.44 Let f(x) =
( )
x
x
x
and g(x) =
( )
x
x
x
then :
(A) f

(1) = 1 and g

(1) = 2 (B) f

(1) = 2 and g

(1) = 1
(C) f

(1) = 1 and g

(1) = 0 (D) f

(1) = 1 and g

(1) = 1
Q.45 The function f(x) = e
x
+ x, being differentiable and one to one, has a differentiable inverse f
–1
(x). The
value of
d
dx
(f
–1
) at the point f(l n2) is
(A)
1
2 n
(B)
1
3
(C)
1
4
(D) none
Q.46 If f (x) =
|
¹
|

\
|
2
x
cos log
x cos log
3
| x 3 | sin
3
| x | sin
for |x| <
π
3
x ≠ 0
= 4 for x = 0
then, the number of points of discontinuity of f in

|
\

|
¹
|
π π
3 3
,
is
(A) 0 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 4
Q.47 If y =
( ) ( ) a x a x b x x b
a x x b
− − − − −
− + −
then
dy
dx
wherever it is defined is equal to :
(A)
x a b
a x x b
+ +
− −
( )
( ) ( )
(B)
2
2
x a b
a x x b
− +
− −
( )
( ) ( )
(C) −
( )
( ) ( )
a b
a x x b
+
− − 2
(D)
2
2
x a b
a x x b
+ +
− −
( )
( ) ( )
Q.48 If y is a function of x then
d y
dx
2
2
+ y
dy
dx
= 0 . If x is a function of y then the equation becomes :
(A)
d x
dy
2
2
+ x
dx
dy
= 0 (B)
d x
dy
2
2
+ y
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
3
= 0
(C)
d x
dy
2
2
− y
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= 0 (D)
d x
dy
2
2
− x
dx
dy
|
\

|
¹
|
2
= 0
Q.49 A function f

(x) satisfies the condition, f

(x) = f

(x) + f

′′

(x) + f

′′′

(x) + ...... ∞ where f (x) is a
differentiable function indefinitely and dash denotes the order of derivative . If f

(0) = 1, then f

(x)

is :
(A) e
x/2
(B) e
x
(C) e
2x
(D) e
4x
Q.50 If y =
cos cos cos
cos cos cos
6 6 4 15 2 10
5 5 3 10
x x x
x x x
+ + +
+ +
, then
dy
dx
=
(A) 2 sinx + cosx (B) –2sinx (C) cos2x (D) sin2x
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Q.51 If
d x
dy
dy
dx
2
2
3
|
\

|
¹
| +
d y
dx
2
2
= K then the value of K is equal to
(A) 1 (B) –1 (C) 2 (D) 0
Q.52 If f(x) = ( )
2 1 2 1
1 1
sin sin ( )
− −
− + − x x x
where
x ∈
|
\

|
¹
|
0
1
2
,
then f ' (x) has the value equal to
(A)
2
1 x x ( ) −
(B) zero (C)

2
1 x x ( )
(D) π
Q.53 Let y = f(x) =
e if x
if x
x

=

1
2
0
0 0
Then which of the following can best represent the graph of y = f(x) ?
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Q.54 Diffrential coefficient of
x x x
m
m n
n
m n
n
m
n
m
m n

+

+

+

|
\

|
¹
|
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
|
\

|
¹
|
|
1 1 1
. .
w.r.t. x is
(A) 1 (B) 0 (C) – 1 (D)
x
mn
Q.55 Let f (x) be diffrentiable at x = h then
Lim
x h f x h f h
x h x h →
+ −

b g ( ) ( ) 2
is equal to
(A) f(h) + 2hf '(h) (B) 2 f(h) + hf '(h) (C) hf(h) + 2f '(h) (D) hf(h) – 2f '(h)
Q.56 If y = at
2
+ 2bt + c and t = ax
2
+ 2bx + c, then
d y
dx
3
3
equals
(A) 24 a
2
(at + b) (B) 24 a (ax + b)
2
(C) 24 a (at + b)
2
(D) 24 a
2
(ax + b)
Q.57
Limit
x →
+
0
1
x x
a arc
x
a
b arc
x
b
tan tan −
|
\

|
¹
|
|
has the value equal to
(A)
a b −
3
(B) 0 (C)
( ) a b
a b
2 2
2 2
6

(D)
a b
a b
2 2
2 2
3

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Q.58 Let f

(x) be defined for all x > 0 & be continuous. Let f(x) satisfy ) y ( ) x (
y
x
f f f − =
|
|
¹
|

\
|
for all x, y &
f(e) = 1. Then :
(A) f(x) is bounded (B) f
x
1
0
|
\

|
¹
|
→ as x → 0
(C) x.f(x)→1 as x→ 0 (D) f(x) = ln x
Q.59 Suppose the function f (x) – f (2x) has the derivative 5 at x = 1 and derivative 7 at x = 2. The derivative
of the function f (x) – f (4x) at x = 1, has the value equal to
(A) 19 (B) 9 (C) 17 (D) 14
Q.60 If y =
1 x 3 x
1 x x
2
2 4
+ +
+ −
and
dx
dy
= ax + b then the value of a + b is equal to
(A) cot
8

(B) cot
12

(C) tan
12

(D) tan
8

Q.61 Suppose that h (x) = f (x)·g(x) and F(x) = ( ) ) x ( g f , where f (2) = 3 ; g(2) = 5 ; g'(2) = 4 ;
f '(2) = –2 and f '(5) = 11, then
(A) F'(2) = 11 h'(2) (B) F'(2) = 22h'(2) (C) F'(2) = 44 h'(2) (D) none
Q.62 Let f (x) = x
3
+ 8x + 3
which one of the properties of the derivative enables you to conclude that f (x) has an inverse?
(A) f ' (x) is a polynomial of even degree. (B) f ' (x) is self inverse.
(C) domain of f ' (x) is the range of f ' (x). (D) f ' (x) is always positive.
Q.63 Which one of the following statements is NOT CORRECT ?
(A) The derivative of a diffrentiable periodic function is a periodic function with the same period.
(B) If f (x) and g (x) both are defined on the entire number line and are aperiodic then the function F(x)
= f (x) . g (x) can not be periodic.
(C) Derivative of an even differentiable function is an odd function and derivative of an odd differentiable
function is an even function.
(D) Every function f (x) can be represented as the sum of an even and an odd function
Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.64 If y = tan

x

tan

2x

tan

3x then
dy
dx
has the value equal to :
(A) 3 sec
2
3x

tan

x

tan

2x + sec
2
x

tan

2x

tan

3x + 2 sec
2
2x

tan

3x

tan

x
(B) 2y

(cosec

2x + 2 cosec

4x + 3 cosec

6x)
(C) 3 sec
2
3x − 2 sec
2
2x − sec
2
x
(D) sec
2
x + 2 sec
2
2x + 3 sec
2
3x
Q.65 If y =
e e
x x
+

then
dy
dx
equals
(A)
e e
x
x x

2
(B)
e e
x
x x

2
(C)
1
2
4
2
x
y −
(D)
1
2
4
2
x
y +
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Q.66 If y = x
x
2
then
dy
dx
=
(A) 2 ln x . x
x
2
(B) (2 ln

x + 1). x
x
2
(C) (2 ln x + 1). x
x
2
1 +
(D) x
x
2
1 +
. ln ex
2
Q.67 Let y = x x x + + + ∞ ...... then
dy
dx
=
(A)
1
2 1 y −
(B)
x
x y + 2
(C)
1
1 4 + x
(D)
y
x y 2 +
Q.68 If 2
x
+ 2
y
= 2
x + y
then
dy
dx
has the value equal to :
(A) −

2
2
y
x
(B)
1
1 2 −
x
(C) 1 − 2
y
(D)
( )
( )
2 1 2
2 2 1
x y
y x

Q.69 The functions u = e
x
sin

x ; v = e
x
cos

x satisfy the equation :
(A) v
du
dx
− u
dv
dx
= u
2
+ v
2
(B)
d u
dx
2
2
= 2

v
(C)
d v
dx
2
2
= − 2

u (D) none of these
Q.70 Let f

(x) =
x x
x
− −
− −
2 1
1 1
.

x then :
(A) f

(10) = 1 (B) f

(3/2) = − 1
(C) domain of f (x) is x ≥ 1 (D) none
Q.71 Two functions

f & g have first & second derivatives at

x = 0 & satisfy the relations,
f(0) =
2
0 g( )
, f

(0) = 2

g

(0) = 4g (0) , g

′′

(0) = 5 f

′′

(0) = 6 f(0) = 3 then :
(A) if h(x) =
f x
g x
( )
( )
then

h

(0) =
15
4
(B) if k(x) = f(x) . g(x) sin

x then k

(0) = 2
(C)
Limit
x →0

g x
f x
( )
( )
=
1
2
(D) none
Q.72 If y =
) x n ( n
) x n (
x

, then
dy
dx
is equal to :
(A)
y
x
( ) ( )

nx nx n nx
nx −
+
1
2 (B)
y
x
(ln x)
ln (ln x)
(2 ln (ln x) + 1)
(C)
y
x nx
((ln x)
2
+ 2 ln (ln x)) (D)
y ny
x nx

(2 ln (ln x) + 1)
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Q . 1 A Q . 2 C Q . 3 B Q . 4 D Q . 5 B
Q . 6 B Q . 7 B Q . 8 C Q . 9 A Q . 1 0 C
Q . 1 1 B Q . 1 2 D Q . 1 3 B Q . 1 4 D Q . 1 5 C
Q . 1 6 D Q . 1 7 A Q . 1 8 B Q . 1 9 C Q . 2 0 C
Q . 2 1 A Q . 2 2 B Q . 2 3 B Q . 2 4 B Q . 2 5 C
Q . 2 6 C Q . 2 7 C Q . 2 8 D Q . 2 9 D Q . 3 0 C
Q . 3 1 D Q . 3 2 D Q . 3 3 D Q . 3 4 B Q . 3 5 D
Q . 3 6 D Q . 3 7 B Q . 3 8 D Q . 3 9 A Q . 4 0 C
Q . 4 1 C Q . 4 2 C Q . 4 3 D Q . 4 4 D Q . 4 5 B
Q . 4 6 C Q . 4 7 B Q . 4 8 C Q . 4 9 A Q . 5 0 B
Q . 5 1 D Q . 5 2 B Q . 5 3 C Q . 5 4 B Q . 5 5 A
Q . 5 6 D Q . 5 7 D Q . 5 8 D Q . 5 9 A Q . 6 0 B
Q . 6 1 B Q . 6 2 D Q . 6 3 B
Q . 6 4 A , B , C Q . 6 5 A , C Q . 6 6 C , D Q . 6 7 A , C , D
Q . 6 8 A , B , C , D Q . 6 9 A , B , C Q . 7 0 A , B Q . 7 1 A , B , C Q . 7 2 B , D

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Question bank on Application of Derivative Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.1 Suppose x1 & x2 are the point of maximum and the point of minimum respectively of the function
2 f(x) = 2x3 − 9 ax2 + 12 a2x + 1 respectively, then for the equality x1 = x2 to be true the value of 'a' must be (A) 0 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 1/4

Q.2

Point 'A' lies on the curve y = e − x and has the coordinate (x, e − x ) where x > 0. Point B has the coordinates (x, 0). If 'O' is the origin then the maximum area of the triangle AOB is
2

2

(A) Q.3

1 2e

(B)

1 4e

(C)

1 e

(D)

1 8e

The angle at which the curve y = KeKx intersects the y-axis is : (A) tan−1 k2 (B) cot−1 (k2) (C) sec−1  1 + k 4      (D) none

Q.4

n2 {a1, a2, ....., a4, ......} is a progression where an = 3 . The largest term of this progression is : n + 200

(A) a6 Q.5

The angle between the tangent lines to the graph of the function f (x) = ∫ ( 2 t − 5) dt at the points where
2

the graph cuts the x-axis is (A) π/6 (B) π/4 Q.6

The minimum value of the polynomial x(x + 1) (x + 2) (x + 3) is : (A) 0 (B) 9/16 (C) − 1
tan x + π 6 The minimum value of is : tan x

Q.7

Quest
x

(B) a7

(C) a8

(D) none

(C) π/3

(D) π/2

(D) − 3/2

(

)

(A) 0 Q.8

 π π The difference between the greatest and the least values of the function, f (x) = sin2x – x on − ,   2 2 3 π 3 2π + + (A) π (B) 0 (C) (D) − 2 3 2 3

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The radius of a right circular cylinder increases at the rate of 0.1 cm/min, and the height decreases at the rate of 0.2 cm/min. The rate of change of the volume of the cylinder, in cm3/min, when the radius is 2 cm and the height is 3 cm is (A) – 2π (B) –
8π 5 (C) – 3π 5 (D) 2π 5

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If a variable tangent to the curve x2y = c3 makes intercepts a, b on x and y axis respectively, then the value of a2b is (A) 27 c3 (B) 4 3 c 27 (C) 27 3 c 4 (D) 4 3 c 9

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Difference between the greatest and the least values of the function f (x) = x(ln x – 2) on [1, e2] is (A) 2 (B) e (C) e2

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n ∈ N. f ′′ (x) dx is equal to (C) − 3 (D) –1 (A) 1 (B) 0 [ assume f ′′ (x) to be continuous ] Q. Ph. is (A) Squeeze play theorem (B) Mean value theorem (C) Maximum-Minimum value theorem (D) Intermediate value theorem π x sin for x > 0  x   Consider the function f (x) = then the number of points in (0.   2 (A) f (x) is bounded and it takes both of it's bounds and the range of f (x) contains exactly one integral point.3] x −1 2 Suppose that f (0) = – 3 and f ' (x) ≤ 5 for all values of x. where x ∈ 0. The tangent at A meets the curve again at B. (D) f (x) is not bounded as the upper bound does not exist.17 Q. New Delhi. then the value of the integral. The theorem which best describes this.19 Let C be the curve y = x3 (where x takes all real values). b ∫ a f ′ (x) . (C) f (x) is bounded but minimum and maximum does not exists. Q. Sector-8.3]   x −1 (D) f(x) =   −6  if x = 1 (C) f(x) = Q. on [ −2. (B) f (x) is bounded and it takes both of it's bounds and the range of f (x) contains more than one integral point. Rohini. is (A) 0 (B) 1 Q.14 The sum of lengths of the hypotenuse and another side of a right angled triangle is given. If the gradient at B is K times the gradient at A then K is equal to (A) 4 (B) 2 (C) – 2 (D) 1/4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The area of the triangle will be maximum if the angle between them is : (A) π 6 Q. 0] 0  .15 Q.12 Let f (x) = tan n x ∑ tan r x r =0 2n  π . 1) where the  0 for x = 0 derivative f ′(x) vanishes . Then the largest value which f (2) can attain is (A) 7 (B) – 7 (C) 13 (D) 8 The tangent to the graph of the function y = f(x) at the point with abscissa x = a forms with the x-axis an angle of π/3 and at the point with abscissa x = b at an angle of π/4. 65395439 [3] . 1] 0 .Q. x =1 Quest (C) 2 (D) infinite (B) π 4 (C) π 3 (D) 5π 12 sin x  x . x =0 x 3 − 2 x 2 − 5x + 6 if x ≠ 1.16 In which of the following functions Rolle’s theorem is applicable? x .− π≤ x < 0  (B) f(x) =  on [– π. 0≤ x < 1  (A) f(x) =  on [0.13 If f (x) = x3 + 7x – 1 then f (x) has a zero between x = 0 and x = 1.18 x −x −6 on [–2.

(x. cos x) and (sin3x. is (A) 3 3 32 (B) 3 32 (C) 4 32 (D) 6 3 32 Q. The tangent drawn to C2 at one of the points of intersection A ≡ (a. g Q.20 π The vertices of a triangle are (0. ∞) (C) increasing in (– ∞ .21 Q. The maximum area for 2 such a triangle in sq. x =0  h (x) = {x} k (x) = 5log2 ( x + 3) then in [0. 0). h (B) h. 65395439 [4] .24 The least value of 'a' for which the equation.25 If f(x) = 4x3 − x2 − 2x + 1 and g(x) =  1  4  3  4  5  4 Quest (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9 [ Min x{f ( t) : 0 ≤ t ≤ x} 3− (C) 13 4 . Rohini. 0≤ x≤1 . ∞) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Ph. 1] Lagranges Mean Value Theorem is NOT applicable to (A) f. 2) and tangent to the parabola y = the curve y = 4 − x 2 is : (A) 2x + 2y − 5 = 0 (B) 2x + 2y − 3 = 0 (C) y − 2 = 0 (D) none Q.22 The subnormal at any point on the curve xyn = an + 1 is constant for : (A) n = 0 (B) n = 1 (C) n = − 2 (D) no value of n − x2 + 2 and secant to 2 Equation of the line through the point (1/2. x ≠0  x g (x) =  1 .28 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) 1  1  2 − 1 −  dx then f is f (x) = ∫  2  1+ x2 1+ x   (A) increasing in (0. 0) where 0 < x < . Sector-8. k Two curves C1 : y = x2 – 3 and C2 : y = kx2 . New Delhi.27 (D) g. 0) (B) increasing in (– ∞. 1< x ≤ 2 then g   + g   + g   has the value equal to : (A) 7 4 (B) 9 4 2/3 (D) 5 2 Q. π/2) is : sin x 1 − sin x (A) 3 Q. 4 1 + = a has atleast one solution on the interval (0.y1) .y2) (y1 ≠ y 2 ) . The tangents drawn to the curve at P and Q (A) intersect each other at angle of 45º (B) are parallel to each other (C) are perpendicular to each other (D) none of these Q. g. h. ∞) and decreasing in (– ∞. k∈ R intersect each other at two different points.26 1  Given : f (x) = 4 −  − x  2  ta n [ x]  . (a > 0) meets C1 again at B(1. 0) and decreasing in (0. k (C) f. ∞) (D) decreasing in (– ∞ .Q. The value of ‘a’ is (A) 4 Q.23 The lines y = − 3 2 x and y = − x intersect the curve 3x2 2 5 + 4xy + 5y2 − 4 = 0 at the points P and Q respectively. units.

36 Q. c) and f is decreasing in (c. g (2) = 0.32 Q.30 Q. Rohini. 4) (C) g (x) > f (x) ∀ x ∈ (2. b) → R. ∞) and decreases on (–∞.5 cm (B) 8 cm (C) 10 cm (D) 12 cm Coffee is draining from a conical filter.33 Q. 0) (D) f increases on R A horse runs along a circle with a speed of 20 km/hr . Use T if statement is true and F if it is false. then (A) f(x) is differentiable every where (B) f ′ (0) exists (C) f increases on (0. If f(x) = x for x ∈ R. Then f can not have both a local maximum and a point of inflection at x = c. b). Statement-1: If f : R → R and c ∈ R is such that f is increasing in (c – δ. (A) FFTF (B) TTFT (C) FTTF (D) TTTF Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. such that x1.Q.29 The lower corner of a leaf in a book is folded over so as to just reach the inner edge of the page. the volume of the liquid in it is. f (4) = 10 and g (4) = 8 then (A) g ' (x) > 4 f ' (x) ∀ x ∈ (2. 65395439 m n Quest Q. The largest area of such a rectangle is (A) 135 8 (B) 45 (C) 135 2 (D) 90 Q. The speed with which the shadow of the horse move along the fence at the moment when it covers 1/8 of the circle in km/hr is (A) 20 (B)40 (C) 30 (D) 60 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. 4) Let m and n be odd integers such that o < m < n. c + 1] → [a. x2 > 0 A closed vessel tapers to a point both at its top E and its bottom F and is fixed with EF vertical when the depth of the liquid in it is x cm. 4) (B) 3g ' (x) = 4 f ' (x) for at least one x ∈ (2. height and diameter both 15 cms into a cylinderical coffee pot diameter 15 cm.37 [5] . Ph. The rate in cms/min at which the level in the pot is rising at the instant when the coffee in the pot is 10 cm. and y = 30 – 2x. A lantern is at the centre of the circle . Statement-3 : The function f (x) = x2 | x | is twice differentiable at x = 0. c ∈ (a. cm.∞ ) (D) function attains its extreme values at x1 & x2 . The length EF is: (A) 7. x2 (15 − x) cu. y = 3x.31 x x ≥1   3 0≤ x ≤1 Which of the following statement is true for the function f ( x ) =  x   3  x − 4x x < 0 (A) It is monotonic increasing ∀ x ∈ R  3 (B) f ′ (x) fails to exist for 3 distinct real values of x (C) f ′ (x) changes its sign twice as x varies from (–∞ . The fraction of width folded over if the area of the folded part is minimum is : (A) 5/8 (B) 2/3 (C) 3/4 (D) 4/5 A rectangle with one side lying along the x-axis is to be inscribed in the closed region of the xy plane bounded by the lines y = 0. b] be bijective map such that f is differentiable at c then f–1 is also differentiable at f (c). New Delhi. A fence is along the tangent to the circle at the point at which the horse starts . Sector-8. Statement-4 : Let f : [c – 1. The rate at which coffee drains from the filter into the pot is 100 cu cm /min. 4) (D) g ' (x) = 4 f ' (x) for at least one x ∈ (2. c + δ) then f has a local maximum at c.35 Q.34 Let f (x) and g (x) be two differentiable function in R and f (2) = 8. Statement-2 : Let f : (a. Where δ is a sufficiently small positive quantity. is (A) 9 16 π (B) 25 9π (C) 5 3π (D) 16 9π Q.

x = sec2 t and y = cot t where t is a parameter. b ∈ R the function f (x) = 3x4 − 4x3 + 6x2 + ax + b has : (A) no extremum (B) exactly one extremum (C) exactly two extremum (D) three extremum .42 The sum of the terms of an infinitely decreasing geometric progression is equal to the greatest value of the function f (x) = x3 + 3x – 9 on the interval [– 2.e) (D) (0. Sector-8. 2] → R be differentiable such that 0 ≤ f ' (t) ≤ 1 for t ∈ [–1. 1) (C) (1. 0) Number of roots of the equation (A) 2 (B) 4 x2 .Q. The value of α for which the volume of the pyramid is greatest.   e (B) (0.44 The lateral edge of a regular rectangular pyramid is 'a' cm long .45 In a regular triangular prism the distance from the centre of one base to one of the vertices of the other base is l. New Delhi.41 Q.47 Q.39 (B) 5 5 2 (C) 2 5 3 (D) 3 5 2 Q. 3].40 For all a. Then (A) – 2 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 1 (B) 1 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 2 (C) – 3 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 0 (D) – 2 ≤ f (2) – f (–1) ≤ 0 A curve is represented by the equations. 1) (B) (0. e2 − x = 1 is : (C) 6 The point(s) at each of which the tangents to the curve y = x3 − 3x2 − 7x + 6 cut off on the positive semi axis OX a line segment half that on the negative semi axis OY then the co-ordinates the point(s) is/ are given by : (A) (− 1.43 Q.46 x3 5 if x ≤ 1  Let f (x) =   − ( x − 2)3 if x > 1 then the number of critical points on the graph of the function is (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (D) no point (D) zero Q. Rohini.e) Q. The altitude of the prism for which the volume is greatest : (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 3 (D) 4 Q. 1) (C) (1. Ph. 0] and – 1 ≤ f ' (t) ≤ 0 for t ∈ [0.38 Let f : [–1. The lateral edge makes an angle α with the plane of the base. The set of values of p for which the equation ln x − px = 0 possess three distinct roots is  1 (A)  0. If the difference between the first and the second term of the progression is equal to f ' (0) then the common ratio of the G.49 The curve y − exy + x = 0 has a vertical tangent at : (A) (1. − 3) (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. − 15) (C) (1. then its height must be equal to : (A) 1 3 Q. 2]. is : (A) π 4 Quest (B) 2 3 (C) 1 (D) 1 3 (B) sin−1 2 3 (C) cot−1 2 (D) π 3 Q.P. 65395439 [6] . If the tangent at the point P on the curve where t = π/4 meets the curve again at the point Q then PQ is equal to: (A) 5 3 2 Q. 9) (B) (3. is (A) 1/3 (B) 1/2 (C) 2/3 (D) 3/4 The lateral edge of a regular hexagonal pyramid is 1 cm. If the volume is maximum.48 Q.

50 A curve with equation of the form y = ax4 + bx3 + cx + d has zero gradient at the point (0. then solution set of f g (α 2 − 2α ) > f ( g(3α − 4) ) is (A) R (B) φ (C) (1. has a maximum value. Sector-8. 4] Let f (x) and g (x) be two continuous functions defined from R → R. –1) (C) f : R → R is bijective (D) Inflection point occurs at x = – 3/2 The function 'f' is defined by f(x) = xp (1 − x)q for all x ∈ R.51 Q. ∞) and decreasing is (–2. 1) and also touches the x-axis at the point (− 1. Ph.53 Q. 3x2 − 2x3 = log2 (x2 + 1) − log2 x is : (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none Consider the function f (x) = x cos x – sin x. New Delhi.55 For the cubic.54 Q. 0) then the values of x for which the curve has a negative gradient are (A) x > − 1 (B) x < 1 (C) x < − 1 (D) − 1 ≤ x ≤ 1 Number of solution(s) satisfying the equation. Let g(x) = ln (h ( x ) ) for each x ∈ J Suppose (h ' ( x ) )2 > h''(x) h(x) for each x ∈ J. The absolute value of the tangent of the angle between the two curves at the points where they meet. ∀ x1 > x2 . is (A) 0 (B) 1/2 (C) 2 (D) 1 The x-intercept of the tangent at any arbitrary point of the curve (A) square of the abscissa of the point of tangency (B) square root of the abscissa of the point of tangency (C) cube of the abscissa of the point of tangency (D) cube root of the abscissa of the point of tangency. – 2) ∪ (–1. such that f (x1) > f (x2) and Q. 4) (D) R – [1.57 Let h be a twice continuously differentiable positive function on an open interval J. 65395439 [7] . where p. then identify the statement which is correct . a b + 2 = 1 is proportional to: x2 y Q.Q. (A) f is neither odd nor even (B) f is monotonic decreasing at x = 0 (C) f has a maxima at x = π (D) f has a minima at x = – π Consider the two graphs y = 2x and x2 – xy + 2y2 = 28.56 Quest (B) 1 (C) 0 (D) p p+q Q.52 Q. for x equal to : (A) pq p+q Q. f (x) = 2x3 + 9x2 + 12x + 1 which one of the following statement.59 ( ) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Rohini. does not hold good? (A) f (x) is non monotonic (B) increasing in (– ∞.58 ( x − 1)(6 x − 1) 1 if x ≠  1 2x − 1 2 Let f (x) =  then at x = 2  1  0 if x = 2 (A) f has a local maxima (B) f has a local minima (C) f has an inflection point (D) f has a removable discontinuity g (x1) < g (x2).q are positive integers. Then (B) g is decreasing on J (D) g is concave down on J (A) g is increasing on J (C) g is concave up on J Q.

∞) (D) 4 π S 3 −1 2 2 (B) sin θ = 5 −1 2 (C) sin θ = 5 +1 2 (D) sin θ = π is 4 73 1/2 ·2 2 31 2 π + 2 5 1 π (D) 21/2  +  2 5 t + 3x − x 2 . ∞) Q. The local minimum occurs at x = π (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 2 (D) 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.69 The line which is parallel to x-axis and crosses the curve y = x at an angle of (A) y = − 1/2 x (B) x = 1/2 (C) y = 1/4 (D) y = 1/2 Q. 1 ≤ x ≤ 2. and let θ be the angle between them. 1) (D) (–∞ .61 A right triangle is drawn in a semicircle of radius 1/2 with one of its legs along the diameter. 3) (B) (– ∞ . Rohini. 4) (D) (4. 2. 65395439 [8] . If f (x0) = g (x0) and f ' (x) > g ' (x) for all x > x0 then (A) f (x) < g (x) for some x > x0 (B) f (x) = g (x) for some x > x0 (C) f (x) > g (x) only for some x > x0 (D) f (x) > g (x) for all x > x0 P and Q are two points on a circle of centre C and radius α. ∞ ) (C) (–1. The interval in which the abscissa changes at slower rate than ordinate.62 At any two points of the curve represented parametrically by x = a (2 cos t − cos 2t) .60 If f(x) = (A) 1 ∫ (t − 1) dt . and θ is increasing at the rate of π/180 radians/hr then the rate in m2/hr at which the area of the triangle is increasing when x = 12 m and θ = π/4 Q. If x is increasing at the rate (1/12) m/hr.66 (A) π S The least area of a circle circumscribing any right triangle of area S is : (B) 2 π S (C) 2 πS Quest (B) (C) (C) (– ∞. One of the critical   0 points is a local minimum and the other is a local maximum. Ph.64 If the function f (x) = range of values of 't' is (A) (0. the angle PCQ being 2θ then the radius of the circle inscribed in the triangle CPQ is maximum when (A) sin θ = 5 −1 4 Q. –3) ∪ (3. Sector-8.65 Q. y = a (2 sin t − sin 2t) the tangents are parallel to the axis of x corresponding to the values of the parameter t differing from each other by : (A) 2π/3 (B) 3π/4 (C) π/2 (D) π/3 Let x be the length of one of the equal sides of an isosceles triangle. New Delhi. is (A) (–3 .70  πt 2   The function S(x) = ∫ sin   2  dt has two critical points in the interval [1.x2 Q.67 Q.∞ ) Let f (x) and g (x) are two function which are defined and differentiable for all x ≥ x0.63  2π   (A) 21/2 1 + 5   Q. where 't' is a parameter has a minimum and a maximum then the x−4 A point is moving along the curve y3 = 27x.4].68 Q. then global maximum value of f(x) is : x (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) 5 Q. The maximum area of the triangle is (A) 1 4 (B) 3 3 32 (C) 3 3 16 (D) 1 8 Q. 4) (B) (0.

3) ∪ (3. ∞) (B) increasing in (0. cm/sec. (D) All the four statements are correct. 0) a x3 + (a + 2) x2 + (a − 1) x + 2 possess a 3 Q. ∞).71 For a steamer the consumption of petrol (per hour) varies as the cube of its speed (in km). 3 3 ) Q. Ph.74 A function y = f (x) is given by x = (A) increasing in (0. T Quest (B) (0. ∞) to [0 . 3/2) & decreasing in (3/2. Let h (x) = f [g (x)] .75C (D) 2 C Let f and g be increasing and decreasing functions. 4) (C) (− 2.Q. Adifferentiable function ' f ' with maximum at x = c ⇒ f ''(c) < 0. New Delhi. The value of 'n' is equal to: (A) 12 (B) 22 (C) 30 (D) 33 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. ∫ f (x ) dx = ∫ f ( x + a ) dx 0 0 T If f (x) has a maxima at x = c . 65395439 [9] . f (x) = (a2 − 3 a + 2)  cos2 (A) [1. (A) exactly one statement is correct. then h (x) − h (1) is : (A) always zero (B) strictly increasing (C) always negative (D) always positive The set of value(s) of 'a' for which the function f (x) = negative point of inflection . 1) Q. c) and decreasing in (c.76 Read the following mathematical statements carefully: I. 1) ∪ (1. When the radius is 6cm.25 C (B) 1. then 'f ' is increasing in (c – h. If h (0) = 0. the volume is increasing at the rate of 1Cu cm/sec.78 The radius of a right circular cylinder increases at a constant rate.75   x − sin 2 4 The set of all values of ' a ' for which the function . − 2 ) ( (D) ( −3 ) 3 ) ∪ (2 3. respectively from [0 . x  + (a − 1) x + sin 1 does not possess critical points is: 4 (D) (1.73 (B) {− 4/5 } (D) empty set 1 1 & y= for all t > 0 then f is : 2 1+ t t (1 + t 2 ) Q. Antiderivative of a periodic function is also a periodic function. If the speed of the current is steady at C km/hr then the most economical speed of the steamer going against the current will be (A) 1. ∞) (C) (− 2. (B) exactly two statements are correct. 1) (C) increasing in (0. When the radius is 36cm. Sector-8. II. 4) If f has a period T then for any a ∈ R. 3 3 ( (C) (2 x2 + x + 2 < 0. 5) III. ∞) Q. Its altitude is a linear function of the radius and increases three times as fast as radius.72 Q. When the radius is 1cm the altitude is 6 cm. Rohini.5 C (C) 1. f(x) = 1 + a2x – x3 satisfy the inequality (A) −3 3. ∞) (D) decreasing in (0. (C) exactly three statements are correct. (A) (− ∞. 3 3 3. − 2) ∪ (0. the volume is increasing at a rate of n cu. Now indicate the correct alternative. Q. − 3 3 3. IV. then 'a' must lie in the interval: x 2 + 5x + 6 ) (B) −2 3.77 If the point of minima of the function. c + h) as h → 0 for h > 0.

New Delhi. where a and b are constants. Suppose that f ' (x) exists and f ' (x) ≤ 1 for all x ∈ (– a. The upper right hand nx vertex on the curve y = 2 .81 Q. The value of dx/dt when x = 3 is (A) 4 (B) Q. 2 then which of the following is correct? (A) Rolles theorem is applicable to both f.88 f (x) = | 1 – x | 1 ≤ x ≤ 2 and π 1<x<2 g (x) = f (x) + b sin x. a]. If the triangle is to have the maximum area. b < 0 (C) minima whenever a > 0.  is  4 (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 Quest 9 2 (C) 3 3 2 (D) none (D) 3 x Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Ph. Then at x = 0.80 2a + b (B) 3 (C) a 2 + b2 2 (D) a + 2b 3 Let a > 0 and f be continuous in [– a.87 (A) f (x) has one point of maxima and no point of minima. Consider [10] .Q.83 Q.85  π Number of solution of the equation 3tanx + x3 = 2 in  0.86 Let f (x) = ax2 – b | x |.79 Two sides of a triangle are to have lengths 'a' cm & 'b' cm.84 Q. 65395439 Q. a). Sector-8.axis. f (x) has (A) a maxima whenever a > 0. then the length of the median from the vertex containing the sides 'a' and 'b' is 1 2 a + b2 (A) 2 Q.82 Q. The maximum area of the rectangle is x (A) e–1 (B) e – ½ (C) 1 (D) e½ A particle moves along the curve y = x3/2 in the first quadrant in such a way that its distance from the origin increases at the rate of 11 units per second. b < 0 ln t   Let f (x) = ∫  t ln ( t ) −  dt (x > 1) then t  1 Q. g for any real b. b > 0 (D) neither a maxima nor minima whenever a > 0. b > 0 (B) a maxima whenever a > 0. If f (a) = a and f (– a) = – a then f (0) (A) equals 0 (B) equals 1/2 (C) equals 1 (D) is not possible to determine The lines tangent to the curves y3 – x2y + 5y – 2x = 0 and x4 – x3y2 + 5x + 2y = 0 at the origin intersect at an angle θ equal to (A) π/6 (B) π/4 (C) π/3 (D) π/2 The cost function at American Gadget is C(x) = x3 – 6x2 + 15x (x in thousands of units and x > 0) The production level at which average cost is minimum is (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 5 (D) none A rectangle has one side on the positive y-axis and one side on the positive x . g and b = 3/2 (B) LMVT is not applicable to f and Rolles theorem if applicable to g with b = 1/2 (C) LMVT is applicable to f and Rolles theorem is applicable to g with b = 1 (D) Rolles theorem is not applicable to both f. Rohini. (B) f ' (x) has two distinct roots (C) f (x) has one point of minima and no point of maxima (D) f (x) is monotonic Q.

 4 28  Q. π/e) & decreasing on [π/e. ∞) (B) decreasing on [0. ∞) Q. New Delhi. ∞) (C) no value (D) (1. then f (x) increases in ) (B) (0. f '(2) is not defined and f '(4) = 0 (iii) (–5. (B) x = 2 is a point of relative maxima. Read the following carefully before attempting the questions (i) f (x) is continuous and defined for all real numbers (ii) f '(–5) = 0 . (v) the signs of f '(x) is given below Q. but f ''(x) is negative everywhere else.92 1 (π + 2t ) 4 If f (x) = 1 + x + (A) (0.   3 Q. 2)  3 5   (D)  2 .94 On the possible graph of y = f (x) we have (A) x = – 5 is a point of relative minima. ∞) The function f (x) = Quest (B) 1− sin t cos t (C) 1 (2t − π) 4 (D) 1+ sin t cos 2 t ∫ ( ln x 1 2 t + 2lnt dt .90 (C) (1. ∞) Directions for Q. (D) graph of y = f (x) must have a geometrical sharp corner.   3 (B) 3. 65395439 [11] . Ph.Q. ∞) (C) increasing on [0. y = a (1 + sint)2 with the x-axis at any point on it is  1 (A) 1. 3 2  If P is a point on the curve y = g(x) such that the tangent to this curve at P is parallel to a chord joining  1 Consider f (x) = ∫  t + t  dt and g (x) = f ′ (x)  0 x  1  1  the points  . ∞) (D) decreasing on [0. Sector-8. 5 5      The angle made by the tangent of the curve x = a (t + sint cost) . Rohini.93 ln ( π + x ) is : ln ( e + x ) (A) increasing on [0. then the coordinates of the point P 2   2    7 65   (A) can't be found out (B)  . (C) x = 4 is a point of relative minima.94 to Q. g   and (3.  6    The co-ordinates of the point on the curve 9y2 = x3 where the normal to the curve makes equal intercepts with the axes is 6 2 6  (D)  5 . N o rth D e lh i : Quest Tutorials E-16/289. however some information about f (x) is listed below.89 1  for x ∈  . g(3) ) of the curve. e–2) ∪ (1. π/e) & increasing on [π/e. 3 ( )  8 (C)  4 .96 Suppose you do not know the function f (x).91 (A) Q. 12) is a point which lies on the graph of f (x) (iv) f ''(2) is undefined.

65395439 [12] . (D) Curve always concave up. ∞) (B) (– ∞.101 A cube of ice melts without changing shape at the uniform rate of 4 cm3/min. Rohini. New Delhi. The rate of change of the surface area of the cube. ∞) (D) (0.97 Q. is (A) – 4 (B) – 16/5 (C) – 16/6 (D) – 8/15 Q.100 Range of the function f (x) is (A) (0. (ii) It has either one or three negative roots.99 The function f (x) (A) has a maxima but no minima (C) has exactly one maxima and one minima (B) has a minima but no maxima (D) has neither a maxima nor a minima (C) (1. ∞) Which one of the following limits tends to unity? (A) Lim f ( x ) x →∞ Lim (B) x →0+ f ( x ) (C) xLim− f ( x ) →−1 Quest x (D) xLim f ( x ) →−∞ Q.97 to Q. (B) f (x) increases on – 5 < x < 2 and x > 4 and decreases on – ∞ < x < – 5 and 2 < x < 4. Sector-8. e) Q. e) ∪ (e.100 Q. 0) ∪ (0.103 Which of the following six statements are true about the cubic polynomial P(x) = 2x3 + x2 + 3x – 2? (i) It has exactly one positive real root.96 (A) (B) (C) (D) Directions for Q. we can say that (A) There is exactly one point of inflection on the curve. is (A) 9 (B) 12 (C) 15 (D) 19 Q. The smallest possible value of f (6). Possible graph of y = f (x) is Q. (iii) and (vi) (B) only (ii). when the volume of the cube is 125 cm3. Ph. (iv) and (v) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (iv) It must have exactly two real roots. (C) The curve is always concave down.102 Let f (1) = – 2 and f ' (x) ≥ 4.Q.95 From the possible graph of y = f (x). ∞) (B) R – { 0 } (C) (–∞. (iii) It has a root between 0 and 1.2 for 1 ≤ x ≤ 6. (v) It has a negative root between – 2 and –1. (iii) and (iv) (C) only (i) and (iii) (D) only (iii). ∞) Q. in cm2/min. ∞) (D) (1. (A) only (i).98  1 Consider the function f (x) = 1 +  then  x Domain of f (x) is (A) (–1. (vi) It has no complex roots. –1) ∪ (0.

105 Consider the function f (x) = 8x2 – 7x + 5 on the interval [–6. 65395439 1 where the tangent is horizontal. Ph.104 Given that f (x) is continuously differentiable on a ≤ x ≤ b where a < b. Number of trees that should be added to the existing orchard for maximising the output of the trees. If Lim b = (A) 1 (B) 3 1 . If f (1) = 2 and f (4) = 8 then f (2) has the value equal to (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8 Q. is (A) 5 (B) 10 (C) 15 (D) 20 Q.110 Suppose that f is differentiable for all x and that f '(x) ≤ 2 for all x.109 Let f (x) =  . (iii) The maximum and minimum values of f (x) on a ≤ x ≤ b occur at points where f ' (c) = 0. b). f (a) < 0 and f (b) > 0. (A) only (ii) and (iv) are true (B) all but (iii) are true (C) all but (v) are true (D) only (i). (iv) There is at least one point c with a < c < b where f ' (c) > 0.106 Consider the curve represented parametrically by the equation x = t3 – 4t2 – 3t and y = 2t2 + 3t – 5 where t ∈ R.107 At the point P(a. Each tree produces 800 apples.111 There are 50 apple trees in an orchard. The value of c that satisfies the conclusion of the mean value theorem.108 Suppose that f is a polynomial of degree 3 and that f ''(x) ≠ 0 at any of the stationary point. is 2 sin x + 3 cos 2 x (A) always equal to 1/2 (B) always equal to 1/3 (C) 1/2 or 1/3 according as n is an even or an odd integer. For each additional tree planted in the orchard. Rohini. Sector-8.112 The ordinate of all points on the curve y = Quest (D) 4 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (B) f must have no stationary point. (ii) The equation f (x) = 0 has at least one solution in a < x < b. The normal intersects the y-axis at the point (0. the output per additional tree drops by 10 apples. is (A) – 7/8 (B) – 4 (C) 7/8 (D) 0 Q. − x 2 for x < 0  Q. Then x intercept of the line that is tangent to the graph of f (x) is  x 2 + 8 for x ≥ 0 (A) zero (B) – 1 (C) –2 (D) – 4 Q. (ii) and (iv) are true Q. Then (A) f has exactly one stationary point. New Delhi. (C) f must have exactly 2 stationary points. then n equals a →0 2 (C) 2 Q. (v) There is at least one point d with a < d < b where f ' (c) < 0.Q. an) on the graph of y = xn (n ∈ N) in the first quadrant a normal is drawn. 6]. If H denotes the number of point on the curve where the tangent is horizontal and V the number of point where the tangent is vertical then (A) H = 2 and V = 1 (B) H = 1 and V = 2 (C) H = 2 and V = 2 (D) H = 1 and V = 1 Q. (D) f has either 0 or 2 stationary points. [13] . (D) 1/2 or 1/3 according as n is an odd or an even integer. which of the following are always true? (i) f (x) is bounded on a ≤ x ≤ b.

Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)  x  y Q. 2/3) (B) decreases in (2/3.120 The function sin (x + a ) has no maxima or minima if : sin (x + b) (A) b − a = n π .115 If (B) decreases for all values of x (D) is bound for all x.121 The co-ordinates of the point P on the graph of the function y = e–|x| where the portion of the tangent intercepted between the co-ordinate axes has the greatest area. 65395439 [14] .113 The equation of the tangent to the curve   +   = 2 (n ∈ N) at the point with abscissa equal to a  b n n 'a' can be : (A)   +   = 2 (B)   −   = 2 2x − 1 (x ≠ 2) : x−2  x  a  y  b  x  a  y  b (C)   −   = 0  x a  y  b (D)   +   = 0  x  a  y  b Q.122 Let f(x) = (x2 − 1)n (x2 + x + 1) then f(x) has local extremum at x = 1 when : (A) n = 2 (B) n = 3 (C) 4 (D) n = 6 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. K > 0 then : a b t (A) a > 0. 0) is the point of inflection Q. where x ∈ R is : sin x + 4 cos x − 4 (C) 2 2 4 2 +1 (D) 4 2 8+ 2 x ∫ 0 1 − t 4 dt is such that : xy = a + x. b < 0 (C) a < 0.   e 1  (B)  −1. b > 0 (D) a < 0. e–e) (D) none Q. b > 0 (B) a > 0. n∈I Q. New Delhi. 2/3) (D) increases in (2/3. Sector-8.118 Let g(x) = 2 f (x/2) + f (1 − x) and f ′′ (x) < 0 in 0 ≤ x ≤ 1 then g(x) : (A) decreases in [0. n ∈ I (C) b − a = 2n π .117 The function f(x) = (A) it is defined on the interval [− 1. is  1 (A) 1.116 The extremum values of the function f(x) = 4 2 2 (A) 8− 2 Q.119 The abscissa of the point on the curve the co-ordinate axes is : ( a > 0) (A) a 2 Quest (B) 8− 2 1 1 − . 1] (B) it is an increasing function (C) it is an odd function (D) the point (0. n ∈ I (B) b − a = (2n + 1) π .114 The function y = (A) is its own inverse (C) has a graph entirely above x-axis Q. 1] (C) increases in [0. b < 0 Q. y = . the tangent at which cuts off equal intersects from (B) − a 2 (C) a 2 (D) − a 2 Q. 1] Q. Ph. Rohini. (D) none of these .   e (C) (e. K x y + = 1 is a tangent to the curve x = Kt.

1) (C) f ′(c) vanishes for some c ∈(0. − 7) is the point of inflection (B) x = e1/3 is the point of minima (C) the graph is concave downwards in (0. 5/6) (D) none Q. da db dc is equal to: + + cos A cos B cos C Quest (B) f(x) = 0 has at least one root in (0.4 where the 3 2 tangent drawn cut off intercepts from the co-ordinate axes which are equal in magnitude but opposite in sign. If the distance between the vertex of the parabola and the x − axis is least then : (A) p = 0 & q = − 2 (B) p = − 2 & q = 0 (C) least distance between the parabola and x − axis is 2 (D) least distance between the parabola and x − axis is 1 Q. (A) 6 R (D) 2R(dA + dB + dC) Q. then : (A) ' h ' is increasing whenever ' f ' is increasing (B) ' h ' is increasing whenever ' f ' is decreasing (C) ' h ' is decreasing whenever ' f ' is decreasing (D) nothing can be said in general.126 On which of the following intervals. New Delhi. f(x) = x3 5x2 − + 7x .123 For the function f(x) = x4 (12 ln x − 7) (A) the point (1. (A) Q.124 The parabola y = x2 + px + q cuts the straight line y = 2x − 3 at a point with abscissa 1. Rohini. 7/2) (C) (1. 65395439 [15] .127 Let f(x) = 8x3 – 6x2 – 2x + 1.1) Q. Ph.125 The co-ordinates of the point(s) on the graph of the function. ∞) Q. (A) (− 1. 1) (D) the graph is concave upwards in (1.Q.129 Let h (x) = f (x) − {f (x)}2 + {f (x)}3 for every real number ' x ' . then. π/2) Q. 1) (B) (0.130 If the side of a triangle vary slightly in such a way that its circum radius remains constant.131 In which of the following graphs x = c is the point of inflection .128 Equation of a tangent to the curve y cot x = y3 tan x at the point where the abscissa is (A) 4x + 2y = π + 2 (B) 4x − 2y = π + 2 (C) x = 0 (D) y = 0 Q. 1) (C) (π/2. then (A) f(x) = 0 has no root in (0.1) (D) none (B) 2 R (C) 0 (B) (C) (D) x π is : 4 Q. π) (D) (0. is (A) (2. Sector-8.132 An extremum value of y = (A) 5/6 ∫ 0 (t − 1) (t − 2) dt is : (C) 1 (D) 2 (B) 2/3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. the function x100 + sin x − 1 is strictly increasing. 8/3) (B) (3.

22 Q.74 B Q.D Q.24 Q.C.114 A.29 Q.54 Q.11 B B Q.39 D Q.80 Q.46 C Q.D Q.31 Q.60 C Q.52 Q.1 Q.63 Q.77 Q.B.36 Q.6 Q.B.64 Q.45 Q.93 D D D C C A C A C A A A A B Q.B Q.26 Q.12 Q.43 Q.129 A.33 Q.103 C Q.C Q.19 Q.95 C Q.49 Q.C.D Q.112 D Q.82 Q.105 D Q.97 C D A B D A B C A D A A C C Q.B.65 Q.132 A.15 Q.119 A.57 Q.94 B C A D C A B B C C A A D D Q.37 Q.88 C Q.17 Q.68 Q.91 Q.D Q.107 C Q.27 Q.D Q.23 Q.115 A.128 A.B Q.B.66 Q.B Q.18 D Q.14 Q.13 Q.84 Q.53 C Q.35 Q.28 Q.130 C.56 Q.48 Q.32 C Q.55 Q.73 Q.7 Q.3 Q.47 Q.113 A.126 B.67 D Q.99 B A C A B B C C D C B D B A D Q.89 Q.69 Q.B.71 Q.C Q.131 A.51 Q.96 D A A A D B C C B B B B D C Q.20 Q.4 Q.101 B Q.30 Q.104 D Q.61 Q.9 Q.58 Q.B Q.111 C Q.85 Q.72 Q.108 D Q.44 Q.100 D Q.16 Q.86 Q.B ANSWER KEY .127 B.D Q.116 A.C Q.50 Q.120 A.90 Q.Q.118 B.38 Q.62 Q.83 Q.C.D Q.102 D Q.C Q.8 Q.C.78 Q.123 A.109 B Q.75 Q.C Q.76 Q.121 A.D Q.124 B.42 Q.21 Q.106 B Q.2 Q.79 Q.5 Q.87 Q.34 Q.117 A.41 Q.10 Q.25 D Q.92 Q.122 A.B Q.D Q.110 B Q.40 Q.81 D Q.98 D D C C D C B D D C D A A B Q.59 Q.125 A.70 Q.

TARGET IIT JEE MATHEMATICS DEFINITE & INDEFINITE INTEGRATION .

∫ 0 2 2 cos e x  · 2 x e x dx is     (A) 1 (B) 1 + (sin 1) 12 (C) 1 – (sin 1) (D) (sin 1) – 1 Q.5 cot −1 (e x ) ∫ e x dx is equal to : 1 cot −1 (e x ) 2x + 1) − (A) ln (e +x+c 2 ex (C) 1 cot −1 (e x ) ln (e2x + 1) − −x+c 2 ex 1 cot −1 (e x ) 2x + 1) + (B) ln (e +x+c 2 ex (D) 1 cot −1 (e x ) ln (e2x + 1) + −x+c 2 ex Q. ∫ (e + e ) dx is 1 ∞ (A) π 4e 2 (B) π 4e π ln   2 (C) π 1 1 π − tan −1  (D) 2 2  e e 2 2e Q.1 x +1 3− x −1 The value of the definite integral. New Delhi. Sector-8. Then the value of g'(0) is (B) 17 (C) 17 (D) none of these Q. Ph.3 Value of the definite integral (B) − (A) 0 Q.2 The value of the definite integral. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.7 ∫ 0 e x e x −1 e x +3 dx = (B) 6 − π (C) 5 − π (D) None (A) 4 − π Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.Question bank on Definite & Indefinite Integration There are 168 questions in this question bank.4 Let f (x) = (A) 1 Quest π 2 −12 ∫ ( sin −1 (3x − 4x 3 ) − cos−1 (4x 3 − 3x ) ) dx (C) 7π 2 (D) π 2 x ∫ 2 dt 1+ t4 and g be the inverse of f. 65395439 [2] .6 Lim k →0 1 (1 + sin 2x ) x dx k∫ 0 (B) 1 (C) e2 (D) non existent k 1 (A) 2 ln 5 Q. Rohini.

16 ∫ 0 dx 1+ tan n nx (A) 0 π 4n (C) nπ 4 π (D) 2n Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.14 Let I1 = ∫ 0 sin x − cos x dx .9 If f α 2 sin α (B) ± x 2 sin α α (C) ± α sin α (D) ± 2 sin α α (x) = eg(x) and g(x) = ∫ 2 t dt then f ′ (2) has the value equal to : 1 + t4 (A) 2/17 Q. then the  t + 2 t cos α + 1   ∫ t2 +1  0   −3  value x is (A) ± Q. cos x 2π ∫ (cos x )dx . I3 = 6 0 3 1  ∫ (sin x )dx & I4 = ∫ ln x − 1 dx then  −π/ 2 0  (A) I1 = I2 = I3 = I4 = 0 (C) I1 = I3 = I4 = 0 but I2 ≠ 0 Q. Sector-8.8 1  2  3 t 2 sin 2 t  dt  x –  If x satisfies the equation ∫ 2 dt  x – 2 = 0 (0 < α < π).11 ∫ 0 π (x · sin2x · cos x) dx = (A) 0 Q.12 The value of Lim n →∞ (A) b−c 1 35 Q.13 a −c ∫ f ( x + c)dx b a Quest r =4 n (B) 2/9 (C) − 2/9 (D) − 4/9 ∑ r =1 r 3 r +4 n 1 14 ( n ) 2 is equal to (B) (C) 1 10 (D) 1 5 = (A) ∫ f ( x )dx π/ 2 (B) ∫ f ( x+c)dx a b b−2c (C) a −2c ∫ f (x )dx π/ 2 (D) ∫ f ( x+2c)dx a 1 b Q.15 (B) I1 = I2 = I3 = 0 but I4 ≠ 0 (D) I1 = I2 = I4 = 0 but I3 ≠ 0 ∫ 1− x7 dx equals : x (1 + x 7 ) 2 ln (1 + x7) + c 7 2 ln (1 + x7) + c 7 = ( B ) (A) ln x + (C) ln x − π/ 2 n (B) ln x − (D) ln x + 2 ln (1 − x7) + c 7 2 ln (1 − x7) + c 7 Q.Q. New Delhi. Rohini.10 (B) 0 (B) etan θ sin θ + c (C) 1 (C) etan θ sec θ + c (D) cannot be determined (D) etan θ cos θ + c ∫ etan θ (sec θ – sin θ) dθ equals : (A) − etan θ sin θ + c Q. Ph. I2 = 1 + sin x. 65395439 [3] .

Sector-8.Q.20 ∫x (A) ln | x | 1 + ln | x | dx equals : 2 1 + ln | x | (lnx − 2) + c 3 1 1 + ln | x | (lnx − 2) + c (C) 3 3 1 2 Quest (B) 2 1 + ln | x | (lnx + 2) + c 3 (D) 2 1 + ln | x | (3 lnx − 2) + c 1 2 5 e – 2 2 (B) e – e2 – 3 (C) 1 (e – 3) 2 (D) e – 1 2 3 e – 2 2 Q.19 Let f (x) be a function satisfying f ' (x) = f (x) with f (0) = 1 and g be the function satisfying f (x) + g (x) = x2.sin − x. New Delhi. 2 (C) x = 0 . 1 Q..21 ∫  2 (| x − 3 | + | 1 − x | − 4) dx equals:  1 2 1  (A) − 3 9 1 (B) (C) 2 8 4 Where {*} denotes the fractional part function.. + sec (n − 1) 6n + 3  has the value equal to 6n       3 3 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) (A) 2 3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Ph..22 ∫ 0 1 1  2  3x . 2 (D) x = 3+ 3 3 −a ∫ f (x ) dx = a a (A) ∫ [f ( x )+f ( −x )]dx 0 (B) ∫ [f ( x )−f (−x )]dx 0 a (C) 2 ∫ f ( x ) dx 0 a (D) Zero Q.18 (B) x = 1 . 4/π (D) 3 2 Q.23 (B) 24 2 π3 (C) 32 2 π3 (D) None n →∞ Lim π  2 π  π  π 4 2 2 sec  6n  + sec  2 · 6n  + .17 f (x) = ∫ t( t −1)( t−2) dt takes on its minimum value when: 0 x (A) x = 0 . The value of the integral ∫ f ( x )g ( x ) dx is 0 1 (A) e – Q.cos  dx has the value : x x  8 2 π3 (A) Q. 65395439 [4] . Rohini..

+ cos ( n − 1) π  equal to n →∞ 2n 2n  (A) 1 4 (B) 1 2 (C) 2 (D) none Q.. Rohini. B = 1 ∫ π (A) 1 − ln 2 Q.. then (A) 5/6 (B) 2/3 (C) 1 (D) 11/6 ∫ y dx = 0 3 Q. where c is the constant of integration then : (C) A = 1 .29 Let y={x}[x] where {x}denotes the fractional part of x & [x] denotes greatest integer ≤ x.28 If m & n are integers such that (m − n) is an odd integer then the value of the definite integral ∫ cos mx ·sin nx dx 0 π Quest (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4 = (B) (A) 0 2n n −m 2 2 (C) 2m n − m2 2 (D) none Q..t.r.30 If ∫ x x2 +1 ( x4 +1 ) 2 dx = A ln x + B 1+ x2 + c . B = − 1 Q. Lim (A) f ′ (1) (B) 4 f ′ (1) (C) 2 f ′ (1) 2t dt is : x →1 x −1 4 (D) 8 f ′ (1) f (x) ∫ Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. x > 0 then ∫ x dx can be expressed as Suppose that F (x) is an antiderivative of f (x) = x 1 (A) F (6) – F (2) (B) 1 1 ( F (6) – F (2) ) (C) ( F (3) – F (1) ) (D) 2( F (6) – F (2) ) 2 2 3 Q.31 1 − sin x dx = 1 − cos x π/ 2 (B) A = − 1 .27 ∫ 2  (logx 2)2  logx 2 −  dx = n2     (A) 0 Q. Ph..Q. x is : ( x 4 + x + 1) 2 (A) Q. New Delhi. 65395439 [5] .24 sin 2x sin x . B = 1 (D) A = − 1 .25 Primitive of 3x 4 − 1 w. B = − 1 (A) A = 1 .26 x +c x 4 + x +1 2n  2n (B) − x +c x + x +1 4 (C) x +1 +c x + x +1 4 (D) − x +1 +c x + x +1 4   Lim π  1 + cos π + cos 2 π + . then the value of .32 (B) ln 2 (C) 1 + ln 2 (D) none Let f : R → R be a differentiable function & f (1) = 4 .

33 If ∫t 0 2 dt = x cos πx . then f ' (9) 1 9 1 3 1 3 (A) is equal to – ( π / 2 )1/ 3 5 (B) is equal to – (C) is equal to (D) is non existent Q. 65395439 [6] .39 Domain of definition of the function f (x) = (A) R (B) R+ ∫ 0 x is x + t2 (C) R+ ∪ {0} 2 dt (D) R – {0} Q.35 Integral of (A) 2 ln cos (C) 1+2cotx(cotx +cos ecx ) w. Ph.37 (3 )x + 1  2 28  2 Number of values of x satisfying the equation ∫  8t + t + 4  dt = .t.40 If ∫ e3x cos 4x dx = e3x (A sin 4x + B cos 4x) + c then : (A) 4A = 3B (B) 2A = 3B (C) 3A = 4B If f (a + b − x) = f (x) . is 3 log ( x +1) x + 1   −1 x (A) 0 1 Quest ∫ f (x ) dx = 0 3 (D) ln sin x − ln(cosec x − cot x) + c (C) 19/2 (D) none (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 Q.36 If f (x) = x + x − 1 + x − 2 . Sector-8. then ∫ x.f (a + b − x ) dx = a b (D) 4B + 3A = 1 Q.38 tan −1 x ∫ x dx = 0 π/4 (A) ∫ 0 sin x dx x π/2 (B) ∫ 0 x dx sin x 1 (C) 2 π/2 ∫ 0 x dx sin x 1 (D) 2 π/ 4 ∫ 0 x dx sin x Q. Rohini. x ∈ R then (A) 9/2 (B) 15/2 Q.r. New Delhi. x is : x +c 2 (B) 2 ln sin x +c 2 1 x ln cos + c 2 2 Q.34 ∫x 0 ·sin x 3 dx = (B) 1/2 (C) 2 (D) 1/3 (A) 1 Q.41 (A) 0 1 (B) 2 a+b f ( x ) dx (C) 2 ∫ a b a−b f ( x ) dx (D) 2 ∫ a b Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.f (x) Q.

4} If f & g are continuous functions in [0. Ph. has the value 3 for x = 1.g( x )dx = 0 a 1 (A) ∫ f (x)dx 20 a (B) 2∫ f (x)dx 0 a (C) ∫ 0 a f (x)dx (D) 4∫ f (x)dx 0 a Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.46 4 2 x tan−1 x + ln (1 + x2) − x + c π π 4 2 x tan−1 x + ln (1 + x2) + x + c π π Variable x and y are related by equation x = Quest (B) 4 2 x tan−1 x − ln (1 + x2) + x + c π π (D) dt 4 2 x tan−1 x − ln (1 + x2) − x + c π π y ∫ 0 1+ t2 . 2. 65395439 [7] .42  4  The set of values of 'a' which satisfy the equation ∫ ( t − log 2 a ) dt = log2  2  is a  0 ( A ) a 2 ∈R (B) a ∈ R+ 3 2 (C) a < 2 (D) a > 2 Q.43 The value of the definite integral ∫  2 x − 5(4 x − 5) + 2 x + 5(4 x − 5)  dx =     (A) 7 3+3 5 3 2 b a (B) 4 2 (C) 4 3 + 4 3 (D) 7 7−2 5 3 2 Q. b) satisfying simultaneously the system of equation ∫ x dx = 0 3 2 and ∫ x dx = a b 2 is 3 (A) 0 Q. 3} (B) (2. then the set of x for which the primitive of f (x) vanishes is : (A) {1. Sector-8.47 1 Let f (x) = Lim h →0 h ∫ x dt t + 1+ t2 . 3) (C) {2} (D) {1.Q.49 ∫ f (x ).48 (B) equal to 1 2 (C) equal to 1 (D) non existent If the primitive of f (x) = π sin πx + 2x − 4.45 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4 ∫ tan −1 x −cot −1 x dx is equal to : tan −1 x +cot −1 x (A) (C) Q. 2. New Delhi. Rohini.44 Number of ordered pair(s) of (a. 3. a] satisfying f (x) = f (a − x) & g (x) + g (a − x) = 4 then Q. The value of d2y dx 2 is equal to y (A) 2y 2 x +h 1+ y (B) y (C) 1 + y2 (D) 4y Q. then Lim x · f ( x ) is x → −∞ (A) equal to 0 Q.

56 (B) π ln 2 2 (C) – π ln 2 (D) π ln 2 A differentiable function satisfies 3f 2(x) f '(x) = 2x. ln  x + 1+x 2      1+x 2 1+ x 2 dx equals : x .54 Quest (B) ee –e (C) ee – 1 (D) e (B) ∞ 3 4 (C) 5 4 (D) 2 The value of the integral (A) 1 ∫ 0 e −2x (sin 2x + cos 2x) dx = (C) 1/2 z e−z 1 − e −2z dz . then ∫ f (x ) dx is equal to 0 (C) 1 42 (D) 55 42 Q.53 1  1 sin  x −  dx has the value equal to x  x 1/ 2 ∫ (A) 0 Q. n ∈ N.52 e x The value of the definite integral ∫ e (1 + x · e )dx is equal to 0 (A) 2 ee Q.51 If f (x) =   (7 x − 6) −1 3  (A) 31 6 (B) 0 ≤ x ≤1 1< x ≤ 2 32 21 1 x .Q. which of the following holds good? (B) In + 1 + n In = e (D) In + 1 + (n – 1) In = e (A) In + (n + 1) In + 1 = e (C) In + 1 + (n +1) In = e Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Ph.57 For In = ∫ 1 e (ln x)ndx. Sector-8. Rohini. (B) − 2 (D) zero Q.55 The value of definite integral π ln 2 2 ∞ ∫ 0 (A) – Q.50 ∫ x. 65395439 [8] . ln2 2 (A) 2  ln  x + 1+x  − x + c   (B)  x + 1+x 2   −   x 1+ x 2 +c (C) x 2  . ln2  x + 1+x  +   2 x 1+ x 2 +c (D) 2 2  1+ x 2 ln  x + 1+x  + x + c    1− x  Q. New Delhi. Given f (2) = 1 then the value of f (3) is (A) 3 24 (B) 3 6 (C) 6 (D) 2 Q.

59 Let f : R → R be a differentiable function such that f (2) = 2.Q. is equal to : (C) π (D) 2 π (B) 0 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Rohini.60 ∫ 0 dx has the value : 1+a sin 2 x 2 (A) 2 1+ a Q.61 Let f (x) = (A) Lim 1 x e – ln x + C 2 n Quest π 2 (B) π 1+ a 2 (C) 2π 1+ a 2 (D) none 1  x  ln  then its primitive w.65 (B) 10 −11 (C) 10 −7 (D) 10 −9 The value of the integral (A) − π −π ∫ (cos px − sin qx)2 dx where p.58 1 for 0 < x ≤ 1  Let f be a continuous functions satisfying f ' (ln x) =  and f (0) = 0 then f (x) can be  x for x > 1 defined as 1 if x ≤ 0  (A) f (x) =   1 − e x if x > 0 1 if x ≤ 0  (B) f (x) =  x  e − 1 if x > 0 x if x ≤ 0  (D) f (x) =  x  e − 1 if x > 0 f (x ) x  (C) f (x) =  x  e if x < 0 if x > 0 Q. q are integers. x > 0 is equal to n →∞ k =1 n (A) x tan–1(x) (B) tan–1(x) π /2 tan −1 ( x ) (C) x (D) tan −1 ( x ) x2 Q.64 19 The absolute value of ∫ sin x8 is less than : 10 1+ x π (A) 10 −10 Q. Sector-8. Ph.62 ∑ n 2 + k 2 x 2 .t.r. x is x  ex  (B) 1 ln x – ex + C 2 (C) 1 2 ln x – x + C 2 (D) ex +C 2x Q. New Delhi. Then the value of Limit x→2 ∫ 2 4 t3 dt is x−2 (A) 6 π/2 f ′ (2) (B) 12 f ′ (2) (C) 32 f ′ (2) (D) none Q.63 2 cos 2 x sin (2x) − sin x Let f (x) = sin 2x 2 sin 2 x cos x then sin x − cos x 0 ∫ 0 [f (x) + f ′ (x)] dx = (C) 2 π (D) zero (A) π (B) π/2 Q. 65395439 [9] .

∫ 0 tann x dx . b.P. New Delhi.. I2 + I 4 I3 + I5 I 4 + I6 (B) G. (D) none Q..69 Let a. 2) (D) none Q. Then ln 1+ (g( x ) )2 is an antiderivative for (A) π/ 4 ( ) 1 + ( f ( x ) )2 2 f (x ) g (x ) (B) 1 + ( g ( x ) )2 2 f (x) g (x ) (C) 1 + ( f ( x ) )2 2 f (x ) (D) none Q.71 Let g (x) be an antiderivative for f (x).r.t. cos x dx = 3π 16 3π 32 1 2 (A) (B) (C) 3π 16 2 (D) 3π 2 16 Q.. Sector-8. Rohini. x is ( x 2 + 1)2ln ( x (B) ln 2 + 1 2 +1) +1) 2( x 2 + 1) +C +C ( x 2 + 1)ln 2+1 (C) +C 2(ln 2 + 1) Q.P. 2) (C) a double root in (0.66 Primitive of f (x) = x · 2ln ( x (A) 2ln ( x 2 2 +1) w. (C) H. then 1 1 1 . . Ph. then the quadratic equation (B) atleast one root in (0. are in : .68 Limit h→0 n 2 t dt − h ∫ a n 2 t dt a = (B) ln2 x (C) 2 nx x (A) 0 Q.70 Let In = (A) A. 2) π/ 4 ax2 + bx + Quest (D) does not exist 2 ∫ 0 (1 + cos8x) (ax2 + bx + c) dx .72 ∫ 0 (cos 2x)3/2.Q..73 The value of the definite integral π 4 ∫ 0 x 2 dx 1 − x 2 (1 + 1 − x 2 ) (C) is (A) (B) π 1 + 4 2 π 1 − 4 2 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.P.67 t   Lim ∫ 1 +  dt is equal to n →∞  n +1 0 2 n ( x 2 + 1)ln 2 (D) +C 2(ln 2 + 1) (A) 0 x+ h x (B) e2 (C) e2 – 1 (D) does not exist ∫ Q. c be non−zero real numbers such that . 65395439 [10] . 1 ∫ 0 (1 + cos8x) (ax2 + bx + c) dx = c = 0 has : (A) no root in (0.

) 19 (C) 9 (D) can not be determined Q. Rohini..82 cos 3 x +cos5 x ∫ sin 2 x+sin 4 x dx (A) sin x − 6 tan−1 (sin x) + c (C) sin x − 2 (sin x)−1 − 6 tan−1 (sin x) + c (B) sin x − 2 sin−1 x + c (D) sin x − 2 (sin x)−1 + 5 tan−1 (sin x) + c Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.81  n  n 1    The value of ∫  ∏ ( x + r )   ∑  x + k  dx equals     k =1 0  r =1 (A) n (B) n ! (C) (n + 1) ! (D) n · n ! Q. then ∫ f (x) dx 1 3 = ln 2 (A) 1 π /2 (B) (C) n (sin x + cos x) dx = (D) ln 2 π/ 4 Q...77 π6 ∫  2 (3 sin θ)  3 (A) π – Q. 65395439 [11] ..78 Let l = Lim x →∞ (A) l m = l Quest 1  − (1 + sin θ) 2  dθ 2  (B) π (C) π – 2 3 (D) π + 3 2x dt 1 ∫ t and m = Lim x ln x x →∞ x (B) l m = m ∫ ln t dt then the correct statement is 1 x (C) l = m ln 3 (D) l > m Q.79 If f (x) = e–x +2 e–2x +3 e– 3x 1 2 +. + ∞ . New Delhi.74 The value of the definite integral (A) 0 (B) 6 ∫ ({x} π2 2 + 3(sin 2πx ) dx where { x } denotes the fractional part function.80 If I = I 2 ∫ 0 n (sin x) dx then − π/ 4 ∫ (A) (B) 1 I 4 (C) I 2 (D) I Q.. Sector-8. is (C) 2 2 π (D) π 2 2 (B) π 2 Q. Ph.75 The value of the definite integral (A) 2π ∫ 0 tan x dx .76 Evaluate the integral : (A) (C) 5π 6 ln ( 6 x 2 ) ∫ x dx 1 [ln (6 x 2 )]3 + C 8 1 [ln (6 x 2 )] + C 2 1 2 (B) (D) 1 2 [ln (6 x 2 )] + C 4 1 [ln (6 x 2 )]4 + C 16 Q.37 Q.

for all x ≠ 0. is −∞ ∫ h(x ) · f (x ) dx = f (0).. Also ∞ function f (x). (D) non existent for every (B) equal to 1 (C) equal to – 1 (B) 1 n+2 (C) 2 n−1 (D) none of these Q..89 Which one of the following is TRUE..85 Limit 1  1 +  n→∞ n   (A) 2 2 Q.88 1  Lim  ∫ (1 + x ) λ dx   λ →0  0  (A) 2 ln 2 1λ is equal to 4 e 4 e (B) (C) ln (D) 4 Q. Then the value of the definite integral (A) equal to zero π/ 4 Q. cos x dx = tan x + C cos x ∫ 1 . Sector-8. (A) x .84 5 3 − 2 2 (B) ln + 5 2 3 2 x (C) ln 5 5 + 2 2 (D) none The value of the function f (x) = 1 + x + (A) e−1 (B) 0 n + n+1 n + n+2 ∫ (ln2t + 2 lnt) dt where f ′ (x) vanishes is : 1 (C) 2 e−1 n + . Ph. ] denotes greatest integer function) 1 n −1 (A) Quest −∞ ∫ h' ( x ) · sin x dx . 65395439 [12] .86 (B) 2 2 − 1 (C) 2 ∞ (D) 4 Let a function h(x) be defined as h(x) = 0. cos x dx = x + C cos x ∫ Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. New Delhi. ∫ (C) dx = x ln | x | + C x (B) x .87 ∫ 0 (tann x + tann − 2 x)d(x − [x]) is : ( [..Q. ∫ (D) dx = x ln | x | + Cx x 1 ..83 ∫ 0 3  1  +  x2 + 4 x + 4   x 2 − 4 x + 4  dx =   (A) ln Q.. + n+3 (D) 1 + 2 e−1  n  has the value equal to n + 3 (n − 1)   Q. Rohini.

− 1] ∫ a α 0 (3 −2x − 2. New Delhi. Sector-8.90 ∫ 0 x2n + 1· e − x dx is equal to (n ∈ N). ∞) (C) [0. Ph.∞ Q. (B) 2 (C) 3 Q.97 (B) − π 6 (C) π 2 (D) π 4 Let A = ∫ 0 et d t then 1+ t e − t dt ∫ t−a−1 has the value a −1 a (A) Ae−a (B) − Ae−a (C) − ae−a (D) Aea Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.96 ∫ 0 1 d   tan 2 dx  π 3 1 −1 2 x  2  equals 1− x  (A) Q. 3−x) dx ≥ 0 is true is: (D) (− ∞ . then the value of ∫ 1 e n x dx is : (A) e4 − e − α 3 (B) 2 e4 − e − α (C) 2 (e4 − e) − α (D) 2 e4 – 1 – α Q. ∞) Q. − 1] ∪ [0.93 If x · sin πx = (A) π 2 Q. 65395439 [13] .95 x If the value of the integral ∫ e dx is α . Rohini. 2 (A) n ! (B) 2 (n !) (C) n! 2 (D) (n + 1)! 2 Q.94 ∫ ( x 2 + 4x + 1)3 / 2 (2x + 1) x3 +C (A) 2 ( x + 4x + 1)1 / 2 x2 +C (C) 2 ( x + 4x + 1)1 / 2 Quest 0 ∫ f ( t ) dt where f is continuous functions then the value of f (4) is (B) 1 (C) 1 2 (D) can not be determined dx x (B) ( x 2 + 4x + 1)1/ 2 1 +C (D) 2 2 ( x + 4x + 1)1/ 2 2 e4 +C Q. 1] (B) (− ∞ .92 If α ∈ (2 .91 The true set of values of 'a' for which the inequality (A) [0 . 3) then number of solution of the equation (A) 1 x2 ∫ 0 cos (x + α2) dx = sin α is : (D) 4.

101 A quadratic polynomial P(x) satisfies the conditions. Ph. The leading (C) 2 (D) 3 1 (B) g(x) = ∫ t sin t dt 0  (C) h (x) =    2 sin 2 x 9 Q.98 ∫ 0 sin 2θ sin θ dθ is equal to : (A) 0 (B) π/4 (C) π/2 (D) π Q.100 If β + 2 ∫ x 2 e − x dx = ∫ e − x dx then the value of β is 0 0 (A) e−1 (B) e (C) 1/2e (D) can not be determined 1 Q.π)? x (A) f(x)= cotx Quest 0 ∫ P(x) dx = 1.99 x2 + 2 ∫ x 4 + 4 dx is equal to (A) (C) 1 x2 + 2 tan −1 +C 2 2x (B) (D) 2 1 tan −1 ( x 2 + 2) + C 2 1 x2 − 2 tan −1 +C 2 2x 1 2x tan −1 2 +C 2 x −2 1 1 2 Q.π/2 Q. Rohini. 0<x≤ π 2 π π sin( x + π) . P(0) = P(1) = 0 & coefficient of the quadratic polynomial is : (A) 6 (B) − 6 Q. < x < π 2 2 t sin t dt 1 + tan x sin t 2 2 for 0 < x < π 2 π π (B) f   = 4 8 2 (A) f (0+) =–π  π (C) f is continuous and differentiable in  0.   2  π (D) f is continuous but not differentiable in  0. Sector-8. New Delhi.102 Which one of the following functions is not continuous on (0.103 If f (x) = ∫ 0 π 1 0<x≤ 3π 4 3π < x<π 4  (D) l (x) =    x sin x . 65395439 [14] .   2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.

104 Consider f(x) = x2 . b = 1 b b a (B) a = 2 . g(t) = ∫ f (t ) dt . If g(1) = 0 then g(x) equals 1 + x3 1  1 + x3  (B) 3 n 2    100 1 n(1 + x 3 ) (A) 3 1  1 + x3  (C) 2 n 3    dx is equal to 1  1 + x3  (D) 3 n 3    Q.110 −1 ∫ x 3 + | x| + 1 dx = a ln 2 + b then : x 2 + 2 | x| + 1 (A) a = 2 . Ph.Q. New Delhi. ] denotes greatest integer function is equal to : a (A) a + b 2 (B) b − a (C) a − b (D) a+b 2 Q. Sector-8. b = 0 (C) a = 3 .111 ∫ [x] dx + ∫ [ − x] dx where [.106 ∫ [2 e−x] dx where [x] denotes the greatest integer function is 0 (A) 0 Q.105 The value of the definite integral. 1 (1 – e–10) 2 ∫ 0 x ex 2 ( A ) (B) 2(1 – e–10) (C) 1 –10 (e – 1) 2 (D) 1 −104  1 − e   2 ∞ Q.108 ∫ x ln 1 + 2  dx =   0  (A) 3 3  1 − 2ln  4 2 Quest −1 ∫ 1 dx is |x| (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) undefined x (B) 3 7 3 − ln 2 2 2 (C) 3 1 1 + ln 4 2 54 (D) 1 27 3 ln − 2 2 4 Q. b = − 2 (D) a = 4 . 65395439 [15] . Rohini.112 If ∫ 375 x5 (1 + x2) −4 dx = 2n then the value of n is : 0 (A) 4 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D) 7 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.107 The value of 1 2 (B) ln 2 (C) e2 (D) 2/e (A) 1 Q.109 The evaluation of xp x p+q + 1 z p x p + 2 q −1 − q x q −1 dx is x 2 p + 2 q + 2 x p +q + 1 (B) xq x p+q + 1 +C (A) – 1 +C (C) − xq x p +q + 1 +C (D) xp x p+ q + 1 +C Q. b = − 1 Q.

2 3 /2 Quest x3 2 + 3 3 x3 1 + (D) f(x) = x − 3 3 ∫ ln (ecos x). 65395439 [16] . then the value of the def. integral.120 ∫ 0 dx is equal to : cos x + sin6 x (A) zero (B) π (C) π/2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.119 ∫ e x x (x + x ) dx x x (A) 2 e (C) e π/2 (x + x ) + C 6 [x − x +1 + C ] (B) e (D) e x x [x − 2 x + 1 ] (x + x +1) + C (D) 2 π Q.117 For 0 < x < . Sector-8. Rohini.114 If ∫ (x 3 − 2 x 2 + 5)e3 x dx = e3x (Ax3 + Bx2 + Cx + D) then the statement which is incorrect is (A) C + 3D = 5 (C) C + 2B = 0 π/2 (B) A + B + 2/3 = 0 (D) A + B + C = 0 π/2 Q.116 A function f satisfying f ′ (sin x) = cos2 x for all x and f(1) = 1 is : (A) f(x) = x + x3 1 − 3 3 (B) f(x) = x3 1 (C) f(x) = x − + 3 3 π Q.113 ∫ 0 1 1+x n dx is equal to : 2 1−x 1− x 1 21 n 4 3 (B) 1 2 ln 3 2 (C) − 1 2 ln 3 4 (D) cannot be evaluated. New Delhi. Ph.118 ∫ (1 + sin x )2 dx is equal to : 0 x cos x (A) π − 2 (B) − (2 + π) (C) zero (D) 2 − π Q.115 Given ∫ 0 dx 1 + sin x + cos x = ln 2. ∫ 0 sin x 1 + sin x + cos x dx is equal to 1 (A) ln 2 2 (B) π − ln 2 2 (C) π 1 – ln 2 4 2 (D) π + ln 2 2 Q. (A) Q. d (sin x) is equal to : (B) 1/ 2 (A) (C) π π 12 1 4 π 6 1 4 [( 3−1 + sin 3−sin1 )( )] (D) [( 3−1 − sin 3−sin1 )( )] Q.1/ 2 Q.

(A) R Q.127 Which of the following statements could be true if.123 Let a. Rohini.125 ∫ 1 2 x 2 +1 x 4 +1 (A) 1 tan−1 2 2 x 1 cot−1 2 2 (C) 1 1 tan−1 2 2 (D) 1 tan−1 2 2 x Q. The value of 'a' in terms of 'c' if the value of integral ∫ (acx 0 1 b +1 + a 3bx 3b+5 ) dx is independent of b equals (A) 3c 2 2 (B) 2c 3 (C) c 3 (D) 3 2c Q. 6) nx 1− x 2 dx = k π π πx  5x −6− x 2 +  ∫ dz  > x ∫ sin 2 x dx is : 2   0  0 − 6. 3) ( C ) ( ∫ 0 1 ∫ ln (1 + cos x) dx then the value of k is : 0 (A) 2 (B) 1/2 (C) − 2 (D) − 1/2 Q. f ′′ (x) = x1/3. 65395439 [17] .124 ∫ sec (A) (B) (sec θ + tan θ) [ 2 + tan θ (sec θ + tan θ)] + C 2 (sec θ + tan θ) [2 + 4 tan θ (sec θ + tan θ)] + C 3 (sec θ + tan θ) [2 + tan θ (sec θ + tan θ)] + C (C) 3 (D) Quest θ (sec θ + tan θ) 2 dθ dx is equal to: (B) 3 (sec θ + tan θ) [2 + tan θ (sec θ + tan θ)] + C 2 Q. New Delhi. I f (x) = 9 7/3 x +9 28 (A) I only f ′ (x) = II 9 7/3 x −2 28 (B) III only f ′ (x) = III IV 3 4/3 3 x + 6 f (x) = x4/3 − 4 4 4 (C) II & IV only (D) I & III only Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. b and c be positive constants.126 Limit x −x x →x1 1 (A) f (x 1) x1 ∫ x1 f(t) dt is equal to : (B) x1 f (x1) (C) f (x1) (D) does not exist Q. Ph.121 The true solution set of the inequality. 1) (D) (2. Sector-8.122 If (B) ( 1.Q.

128 The value of the definite integral (A) 1 3 −1 ∫ sin x sin 2x sin 3x dx is equal to : 0 (B) − 2 3 (C) − 1 3 (D) 1 6 e tan x Q.π/2 Q.133 For Un = ∫ 0 xn (2 − x)n dx.  cos ec −1  1 + x 2   + C       Q.131 If f (x) = cos(tan–1x) then the value of the integral 3− 2 2 3+ 2 2 (A) Quest 0 2 (B) two (C) three 1 (D) more than three ∫ x f ' ' ( x ) dx is 0 (B) (C) 1 (D) 1 − 3 2 2 Q.  sec−1  1 + x 2   + C       x (B) 2 e tan . tan −1 x + C . tan −1 x 2 ( ) 2 +C 2 tan (C) e −1 x tan (D) e −1 x . which of the following statement(s) 0 is/are ture? (A) Un = 2n Vn (B) Un = 2 −n Vn (C) Un = 22n Vn (D) Un = 2 − 2n Vn Q. ∫ ( t − {t}) dt = 2 (x − 1) where { } denotes the fractional part function is : (A) one Q.130 Number of positive solution of the equation.129 ∫ (1 + x 2 ) 2  2   sec −1 1 + x 2  + cos −1  1 − x  dx      1+ x2        (x > 0) −1 x (A) e tan −1 x . New Delhi. 65395439 [18] .132 If ∫ 1 + sin x  x π dx = A sin  −  then value of A is: 2 4 4 (B) 2 1 (A) 2 2 1 (C) 1 2 (D) 4 2 Q. Ph.134 ∫ ( x 2 − 1) dx  x2 +1  ( x + 3x + 1) tan −1  4 2 = ln | f (x) | + C then f (x) is   x   1  (A) ln  x +  x  1  (B) tan–1  x +  x  1   (C) cot–1  x +  x    1  (D) ln  tan −1  x +  x       Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Vn = ∫ xn (1 − x)n dx n ∈ N. Sector-8. Rohini.

. Sector-8.. then the ratio (A) is a positive integer (C) is an irrational number sin x (B) is a negative integer (D) cannot be determined. Rohini.139 Let f (x) = 2 sin 2 x − 1 cos x (2 sin x + 1) then + 1 + sin x cos x (where c is the constant of integeration) (B) excotx + c (C) ex cosec2x + c x +3 x ∫ e (f (x ) + f ' ( x ))dx (A) ex tanx + c (D) exsec2x + c Q....141 For a sufficiently large value of n the sum of the square roots of the first n positive integers i. New Delhi...135 Let f (x) be integrable over (a. If I1 = π/3 π/6 ∫ f (tan θ + cot θ). 1 + 2 + 3 +. 65395439 [19] .142 The value of ∫ (A) –2 (B) 0 (C) 15 (D) indeterminate Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289....π/3 Q. Q. π] is 1− t2 (C) 2 (D) 0 Q. b > a > 0.. d Q..138 Number of solution of the equation dx (A) 4 (B) 3 Quest x2 ∫ l n t d t (x > 0) and H (x) = sin x ∫ cos x dt = 2 2 in [0.. 2 π ] cos x (A) a maximum at (C) a maximum at x3 π 3π & a minimum at 4 4 5π 7π & a minimum at 4 4 (B) a maximum at 3π 7π & a minimum at 4 4 (D) neither a maxima nor minima S′ (x) .... b) . Ph. cosec2 θ d θ ..136 f (x) = ∫ (1 − t + 2 t3) d t has in [ 0...e.. sec2 θ d θ & I1 : I2 I2 = π /6 ∫ f (tan θ + cot θ).137 Let S (x) = (A) continuous but not derivable in its domain (B) derivable and continuous in its domain (C) neither derivable nor continuous in its domain (D) derivable but not continuous in its domain.140 The value of x that maximises the value of the integral (A) 2 (B) 0 (C) 1 ∫ t (5 − t ) dt is x (D) none Q..+ n is approximately equal to (A) 1 3/ 2 n 3 2 (B) dx is (1 − x ) 2 0 2 3/ 2 n 3 (C) 1 1/ 3 n 3 2 1/ 3 (D) n 3 Q. Then H(x) is : x Q.

Sector-8. I = 2 ∫e 0 −x 2 dx . Then the constants A and B are π respectively.Q. Rohini.146 Let I1 = and consider the statements I I1 < I2 Which of the following is(are) true? (A) I only (C) Neither I nor II nor III sin x .149 If f (x ) = (A) π x2 (B) 4u + v = 0 (C) u + 4v = 0 (D) 2u + v = 0 π sin x ·sin θ .143 If ∫ 0 a dx = x+a + x 3 4 π/8 ∫ 0 2 tan θ dθ .145 If f(x) = A sin   + B . (A) π π & 2 2 Q. Ph.147 Let f (x) = π ∫ f (x ) f  2 − x  dx =   0 π  2 (A) π ∫ f ( x ) dx 0 1 (B) ∫ f ( x ) dx 0 π (C) π ∫ f ( x ) dx 0 π 1 (D) π ∫ f ( x ) dx 0 π ln ( x + 1) dx and v = Q. f′   =   2  2   2   +C (D) sin   x +1  2 and ∫ 0 1 f(x) dx = 2 A .dθ then the value of f '   . 65395439 [20] . is 2 1 + cos2 θ π 2 /16 ∫ (B) – π (C) 2π (D) 0 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.144 The value of the integral ∫ sin (ln ( 2 + 2 x ) ) dx is x +1 (A) – cos ln (2x + 2) + C 2    +C (B) ln  sin x +1    2   +C (C) cos   x +1  πx 1 Q. New Delhi. then x π2 Quest (B) 2 3 & π π (C) 0 & − π2 4 π (D) 4 &0 π π2 ∫e 0 −x 2 π2 sin(x )dx .148 Let u = ∫ 2 x +1 0 π2 ∫ ln (sin 2x) dx then 0 (A) u = 4v Q. I = 3 ∫e 0 −x 2 (1 + x) dx II I2 < I3 III I1 = I3 (B) II only (D) Both I and II Q. then the value of 'a' is equal to (a > 0) sin 2θ π 4 (C) 3π 4 (D) 9 16 (A) (B) Q.

... 6..152 x  dx = λ tan−1  m tan  + C then : ∫ 5 + 4 cos x 2  (A) λ = 2/3 (B) m = 1/3 (C) λ = 1/3 (D) m = 2/3 Q.. New Delhi.150 The value of the definite integral. (D) The function is monotonic Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. π 2 ∫ 0 sin 5x dx is sin x (C) π (D) 2π (A) 0 (B) Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.155 (D) − ∫ x 2 + cos 2 x cosec2 x dx is equal to : 1 + x2 (A) cot x − cot −1 x + c (C) − tan −1 x − sec x + c where 'c' is constant of integration . 4. b∈ R) a b (A) | b | – | a | (B) (b–a) sgn (b–a) (C) b sgnb – a sgna (D) | a | – | b | Q.. 2 ∫ f (x) dx 0 ( ) π ( ) b− c (D) ∫ f (x + c) dx = ∫ f (x) dx 0 c b 1 2x 2 + 3x + 3 (x + 1) x 2 + 2x + 2 ( ) dx is : (A) π + 2 ln2 − tan−1 2 4 (B) π 1 + 2 ln2 − tan−1 4 3 π + ln4 + cot−1 2 4 (C) 2 ln2 − cot−1 3 Q. f (sin x) dx = . 3. 65395439 [21] . 6.154 The value of ∫ 0 Quest π x . (B) Minima if x = n π where n = 2.... ∫ f cos 2 x dx 0 Q... 4. (C) Maxima if x = n π where n = 2. Ph...151 ∫ sgn x dx = (where a.π2 Q. x (B) c − cot x + cot −1 x (D) − e n tan −1 x cos ec x − cot x + c Q.. 5.. 2 π−a a ∫ a f (sin x ) dx (B) −a ∫ f (x) 2 a dx = 2..156 Let f (x) = ∫ 0 sin t dt (x > 0) then f (x) has : t (A) Maxima if x = n π where n = 1..153 Which of the following are true ? π −a (A) ∫ a nπ (C) ∫ 0 f cos 2 x dx = n. Rohini.

n ∈ N. then which of the following statements hold good ? π 1 + 8 4 π 5 − (D) I3 = 16 48 (A) 2n In + 1 = 2 −n + (2n − 1) In (C) I2 = Q.162 If f (x) = ∫ 0 n (1 + x sin 2 θ) d θ . Rohini. the equation ax4 + b x2 + c = 0 has : (A) atleast one root in (− 1. b. Bn = sin x π/2 ∫ 0  sin n x     sin x  2 d x . 1) (C) atleast two roots in (− 1.158 π 1 − 8 4 (B) I2 = z 1 x −1 2 n x −1 dx equals : x +1 (A) 1 2 x −1 1 2 x −1 1 2 x+1 1 2 x +1 ln + c (B) ln + c (C) ln + c (D) ln +c x +1 x +1 x −1 x −1 2 4 2 4 π /2 Q. c ∈ R and satisfy 3 a + 5 b + 15 c = 0 . 0) (B) atleast one root in (0. New Delhi. 1) (D) no root in (− 1.163 If a. Q. 65395439 [22] . x ≥ 0 then : sin 2 θ (A) f (t) = π ( t +1−1 ) (B) f ′ (t) = π 2 t +1 (C) f (x) cannot be determined (D) none of these. Sector-8. 1) dx x 2 dx Q. then : (A) An + 1 = An (C) An + 1 − An = Bn + 1 ∞ (B) Bn + 1 = Bn (D) Bn + 1 − Bn = An + 1 Q.160 ∫ 0 x dx: (1 + x) (1 + x 2 ) π 4 (A) (C) is same as Q.Q.157 If In = ∫ 1 0 (1 + x ) 2 dx n . for n ∈ N . Ph.161 ∫ 1 + cscx dx equals Quest (B) π 2 ∞ ∫ 0 dx (1 + x) (1 + x 2 ) (D) cannot be evaluated (A) 2 sin −1 sin x + c (C) c − 2 sin −1 (1 − 2 sin x) π/2 (B) 2 cos −1 cosx + c (D) cos −1 (1 − 2 sin x) + c Q.164 Let u = ∫ 4 &v=∫ 4 then : 2 2 0 x + 7 x +1 0 x + 7 x +1 ∞ ∞ (A) v > u (B) 6 v = π (C) 3u + 2v = 5π/6 (D) u + v = π/3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.159 If An = ∫ 0 sin (2 n − 1) x d x .

1+ t (A) 2 f(x) + f(1/x) = 2 is : (B) e (C) e −2 1 (D) e2 Q. Rohini. Sector-8. sin 2x dx can be found in terms of known functions of x then u can be : (A) x (B) sin x (C) cos x (D) cos 2x x Q.166 If f(x) = ∫ 1 nt dt where x > 0 then the value(s) of x satisfying the equation.Q. Quest ∫ 0 x f (t) d t = f2 (x) − 1 for all real ' x '. Ph.165 If ∫ eu . 65395439 [23] . Then : Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.167 A polynomial function f(x) satisfying the conditions f(x) = [f ′ (x)]2 & (A) x2 3 9 + x+ 4 2 4 (B) x2 3 9 − x+ 4 2 4 (C) x2 −x+1 4 ∫ 0 f(x) dx = (D) 19 can be: 12 x2 +x+1 4 Q. New Delhi. (A) ' f ' is monotonic increasing ∀ x ∈ R (B) ' f ' is monotonic decreasing ∀ x ∈ R (C) ' f ' is non monotonic (D) the graph of y = f (x) is a straight line.168 A continuous and differentiable function ' f ' satisfies the condition .

52 Q.165 A.4 Q.115 C Q.95 C D C A B C B C D A A A D A B A C C B Q.156 A.73 C Q.69 Q.65 Q.92 Q.168 A.161 A.37 Q.118 D Q.64 Q.D Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.164 B.32 Q.75 Q.39 Q.36 Q.119 A Q.30 Q.108 A Q.162 A.D Q.103 C Q.124 C Q.1 Q.100 A Q.134 B Q.90 Q.98 B Q.53 A Q.137 B Q.58 D Q.16 Q.B Q.15 Q.42 Q.D Q.47 Q.153 A.114 C Q.106 B Q.27 Q.21 Q.151 A.159 A.152 A.141 B Q.167 B.112 B Q.B.66 Q.83 C Q.105 D Q.3 Q.8 B D Q.111 C Q.136 B Q.133 C Q.50 Q.70 Q.26 Q.143 D Q.2 Q.C Q.17 Q.38 C Q.18 A Q.C.63 A Q.6 Q.94 B B Q.80 Q.154 A.86 Q.49 Q.60 Q.44 Q.12 Q.146 D Q.46 Q.76 Q.125 B Q.79 Q.48 C Q.96 A C D B C A A C C B D B C C B B D C D A Q.99 D Q.147 A Q.B Q.28 B Q.107 C Q.23 A Q.160 A.148 B Q.C.14 Q.34 Q.150 B .122 B Q.88 B Q.D Q.101 B Q.128 D Q.56 Q.117 A Q.B Q.84 C A C D A D D D B B C C C B B B D Q.74 Q.7 Q.104 B Q.31 Q.D Quest A Q.91 Q.72 Q.132 D Q.78 A Q.D Q.82 Q.89 B B Q.102 D Q.D Q.22 Q. 65395439 ANSWER KEY [24] C A C C C A D B B D A C C C C B C Q.77 Q.10 Q.71 Q.123 A Q.40 Q.B.B Q.158 B.139 A Q. New Delhi.130 B Q.81 Q.11 Q.D Q.33 A Q.138 C Q.109 C Q.121 D Q.61 Q.C Q.145 D Q.116 C Q.144 A Q.68 B Q.51 Q.20 Q.87 Q.C.55 Q.57 Q.85 Q.D Q.142 D Q.41 Q.131 D Q.59 Q.157 A. Rohini.140 C Q.149 A Q.129 C Q.135 A Q.127 D Q.113 A Q.Q.35 Q.C.93 A Q.D Q.126 B Q. Ph.B.9 Q.97 Q.155 B.13 A Q.67 Q.163 A.43 D Q.D Q.166 C.110 B Q.19 Q.25 Q.54 Q. Sector-8.C Q.29 Q.62 Q.5 Q.24 Q.45 Q.120 B Q.C.

TARGET IIT JEE MATHEMATICS AREA UNDER THE CURVE & DIFFERENTIAL EQUATION .

is (A) x 2 3 − y 2 3 = c (B) x 4 3 − y 4 3 = c (C) x 4 3 + y 4 3 = c (D) x1 3 − y1 3 = c Q.10 Equation of a curve passing through the origin if the slope of the tangent drawn at any of its point (x.1 Area common to the curve y = 9 − x 2 & x² + y² = 6 x is : (A) π+ 3 4 (B) π− 3 4 (C) 3  π +    3  4   (D) 3  π −    3 3  4   Q.4 Q. Ph.8 Orthogonal trajectories of family of the curve x 2 3 + y 2 3 = a 2 3 . y) is cos(x + y) + sin(x + y).9 The area enclosed by the curve y2 + x4 = x2 is : (A) 2 3 (B) 4 3 (C) 8 3 (D) 10 3 Q. New Delhi. φ ′ (x) = 0 where φ (x) is a known function is : (B) y = ce+ φ (x) + φ (x) − 1 (A) y = ce− φ (x) + φ (x) − 1 (C) y = ce− φ (x) − φ (x) + 1 (D) y = ce− φ (x) + φ (x) + 1 where c is an arbitrary constant .5 The area bounded by the curve y = x2 + 4x + 5 .3 If y = 2 sin x + sin 2 x for 0 ≤ x ≤ 2 π .6 The general solution of the differential equation. then the area enclosed by the curve and the x-axis is : (A) 9/2 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 4 Number of values of m ∈ N for which y = emx is a solution of the differential equation D3y – 3D2y – 4Dy + 12y = 0. the axes of co-ordinates & the minimum ordinate is: (A) 3 2 3 Q.Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.2 Spherical rain drop evaporates at a rate proportional to its surface area. Sector-8. is (A) y = 2 tan–1(ex – 1) + x (B) y = 2 tan–1(ex – 1) – x –1(ex) – x (C) y = 2 tan (D) y = 2 tan–1(ex) + x Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. is (A) dr +K = 0 dt (B) dr −K= 0 dt (C) dr = Kr dt (D) none Q. is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) more than 2 Q.7 (B) 4 (C) 7 17 2 (D) 17 17 6 Q. Rohini. y ′ + y φ ′ (x) − φ (x) . The differential equation corresponding to the rate of change of the radius of the rain drop if the constant of proportionality is K > 0. 65395439 [2] . where 'a' is any arbitrary constant. The area bounded by the curve y = x2 − 1 & the straight line x + y = 3 is : (A) 9 2 Quest (B) 4 2 3 (C) 5 2 3 (D) none Q.

Q.17 The area bounded by x² + y² − 2 x = 0 & y = sin (A) π 4 − 2 π πx in the upper half of the circle is : 2 (B) π 2 − 4 π (C) π − 8 π (D) π 2 − 2 π Q. It is known that the rate at which the water level drops is proportional to the square root of water depth y.19 The ratio in which the x-axis divides the area of the region bounded by the curves y = x2 − 4 x & y = 2 x − x2 is : (A) 4 23 (B) 4 27 (C) 4 19 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.15 The area enclosed by the curve y = x & x = – y . 2) (C) (1.12 The differential equation of all parabolas having their axis of symmetry coinciding with the axis of x has its order and degree respectively: (A) (2. If t is measured in minutes and k = to start with is (A) 30 min (B) 45 min 1 then the time to drain the tank if the water is 4 meter deep 15 (C) 60 min (D) 80 min Quest 2 2 – ln y)+yex/y  2x 2 + y 2  x + 2y − ln ( x + y)  +y2tan (D) f(x.14 Which one of the following functions is not homogeneous? x−y (A) f (x. Rohini.13 (B) 4 3 (C) 1 3 (D) 1 Q. New Delhi. is (A) π 4 Q. 65395439 [3] . 2) (D) (1. Sector-8. y) = x +y 2 2 (B) f (x. y = cos x & the x-axis if 0 ≤ x ≤ (A) 2 −1 π is : 2 (B) 2 − 2 (C) 2 (D) 2 2 − 1 ( ) Q. 1) (B) (2. 1) The area bounded by the curve y = x² + 1 & the tangents to it drawn from the origin is (A) 2 3 Q. is (A) x (ln y) = 1 (B) xy (ln y) = 1 (C) (ln y)2 =2  x2  (D) ln y +   y = 1  2    Q. the circle x2 + y2 = 2 above the x-axis.18 The solution to the differential equation y lny + xy' = 0. Ph.y)=x ln x 3x − y   (B) 3π 2 (C) π (D) π 2 Q. y) = 1 2 − 3 ·y 3 x tan −1 x y (C) f (x. y) = x (ln x + y Q.11 The area enclosed between the curves y = sin x . where the constant of proportionality k > 0 depends on the acceleration due to gravity and the geometry of the hole.16 Water is drained from a vertical cylindrical tank by opening a valve at the base of the tank. where y (1) = e.

Then the  x 1 –1 e tan (ln ) (D) none x x Q. The equation of the curve through the point (1.24 The differential equation of all parabolas each of which has a latus rectum '4a' & whose axes are parallel to x-axis is : (A) of order 1 & degree 2 (B) of order 2 & degree 3 (C) of order 2 and degree 1 (D) of order 2 and degree 2 The area bounded by the curve y = f (x). the x-axis & the ordinates x =1 & x = b is (b − 1)sin(3b + 4). Ph. x = y = 0. 0) Q. 1) is (A) y e = e x y (B) x e = e x y (C) y x xe =e (D) y x ye =e 3 & 2 Q. Rohini. ± 1) (D) (± 2. Then the value of m is: (A) 13 6 Q.27 The area of the region for which 0 < y < 3 − 2x − x2 & x > 0 is : (A) ∫( 1 3 3 − 2 x − x 2 dx (B) ∫ (3 − 2 x − x 0 3 3 2 ) dx ) dx (C) ∫ (3 − 2 x − x 0 1 2 ) dx (D) ∫ (3 − 2 x − x 1 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8.26 ( ) ) (B) 0. 0 Quest (B) 6 13 (C) 3 2 (D) 4 Q.  & its slope at any point is given by curve has the equation (A) y=x tan–1(ln e ) x (B) y=x tan–1(ln + 2) (C) y =   π 4 y − cos2 x  y   . 65395439 [4] . Then f (x) is: (A) (x − 1) cos (3x + 4) (B) sin (3x + 4) (C) sin (3x + 4) + 3 (x − 1) . ± 2 ( ) (C) (0. New Delhi. cos (3x + 4) (D) none The foci of the curve which satisfies the differential equation (1 + y2) dx − xy dy = 0 and passes through the point (1 . 0) are : (A) ± 2 .21 The area enclosed by the curve y = (x − 1) (x − 2) (x − 3) between the co-ordinate axes and the ordinate at x = 3 is : (A) 9 2 (B) 11 3 (C) 11 4 (D) 9 4 Q.22 The x-intercept of the tangent to a curve is equal to the ordinate of the point of contact.25 Q.Q.20 A curve passes through the point  1 .23 The line y = mx bisects the area enclosed by the curve y = 1 + 4x − x2 & the lines x = 0.

33 The slope of the tangent to a curve y = f (x) at (x . the x-axis and the line x = 1 is : (A) 5 6 Quest ( ) (B) 6 5 (C) 1 6 (D) 1 Q. New Delhi. y(1) = 0.31 Q. 2  . Ph.35 1 1  The graphs of f (x) = x2 & g(x) = cx3 (c > 0) intersect at the points (0. The area dx Q. Therefore f (x) equals: (A) ex (B) x ex (C) xex − ex (D) x ex + ex A curve is such that the area of the region bounded by the co-ordinate axes. x bounded by the curve and the x-axis is (A) 1 2 (B) 1 3 (C) 1 4 (D) 1 6 dy = y – x2. If the curve passes through the point (1 . satisfies the differential equation.29 π π2 (B) < I < 4 2 (C) 1 < I < π 2 (D) 0 < I < 1 The area bounded by the curve y = f(x) . Sector-8. a being the parameter is (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) not applicables Q. 2) then the area of the region bounded by the curve .34 A curve satisfying the initial condition. If the region which c c  lies between these graphs & over the interval [0.36 (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.32 Q.28 A function y = f (x) satisfies the condition f '(x) sin x + f (x) cos x = 1. the curve & the ordinate of any point on it is equal to the cube of that ordinate.30 Q. e x1 . π2 If I = ∫ f ( x ) dx then 0 π π2 (A) < I < 2 4 Q. 1/c] has the area equal to 2/3 then the value of c is (A) 1 (B) 1/3 (C) 1/2 (D) 2 dy Number of straight lines which satisfy the differential equation +x dx  dy    − y = 0 is:  dx  2 Q. 65395439 [5] .Q. f (x)) is 2x + 1 . 0) &  . The curve represents (A) a pair of straight lines (B) a circle (C) a parabola (D) an ellipse The limit of the area under the curve y = e−x from x = 0 to x = h as h → ∞ is : 1 (A) 2 (B) e (C) (D) 1 e Degree of the differential equation y = a 1 − e − x a . Rohini. the co-ordinate axes & the line x = x1 is given by x1 . f (x) being bounded when x → 0.

38 The solution of the differential equation. 0) for which the product of the abscissa of a point P & the intercept made by a normal at P on the x-axis equals twice the square of the radius vector of the point P. is (A) x2 + y2 = x4 (B) x2 + y2 = 2 x4 (C) x2 + y2 = 4 x4 (D) none The curvilinear trapezoid is bounded by the curve y = x2 + 1 and the straight lines x=1 and x=2. x ≤ 0 and x = − y .39 The area bounded by the curves y = x (1 − ln x) . y = 0. New Delhi. x2 (A) y = sin 1 1 – cos x x 1 1 + sin x x Q. Ph.x= is greater than 3 are : 6a 6a (B) (0.5) Q. ∞) (D) none of these Q. 1/3) (C) (3. x = (A) φ π 5π .2] where tangent drawn cut off from the curvilinear trapezoid an ordinary trapezium of the greatest area.40 The real value of m for which the substitution. 2x4y dy + y4 = 4x6 into a homogeneous equation is : dx (A) m = 0 Q.cos − y sin = − 1.2) (B) (2. Rohini. 65395439 [6] . units) : (A) 28 (B) 32 (C) 4 (D) 8 The solution of the differential equation.Q.43 x +1 1 x cos x The positive values of the parameter 'a' for which the area of the figure bounded by the curve y = cos ax. The co-ordinates of the point ( on the given curve) with abscissa x∈ [1.45  3 13  (C)  .44 The equation of a curve passing through (1.41 The area bounded by the curves y = x (x − 3)2 and y = x is (in sq. where y → − 1 as x → ∞ is dx x x (C) y = cos Q. y = um will transform the differential equation.42 Quest (B) m = 1 (C) m = 3/2 (B) y = (D) y = x+1 1 x sin x (D) no value of m dy 1 1 .37 The area bounded by the curves y = − − x and x = − − y where x. is (A) (1.  2 4  (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (x + 2y3) (A) x = y+ c y2 dy = y is : dx x2 = y2 + c y (B) x = y2 + c y (C) (D) y = x2 + c x Q. Sector-8. x = e−1 and positive X-axis between x = e−1 and x = e is : (A)   e 2 − 4 e −2   5   (B)   e 2 − 5 e −2   4   (C)   4 e 2 − e −2   5   (D)   5 e 2 − e −2   4   Q. y ≤ 0 Q. y ≤ 0 (A) cannot be determined (B) is 1/3 (C) is 2/3 (D) is same as that of the figure bounded by the curves y = − x .

then k is equal to (A) 2 3 (B) 75 16 (C) 25 18 (D) 2 3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. the minimum value of the area of the triangle OPQ is k times the area bounded by the axes and the part of the curve for which 0 < x < 1 .ex Q. 2 x2y (A) sinx2y2 = ex–1 (B) sin(x2y2) = x dy = tan (x2y2) − 2xy2 given y(1) = dx (C) cosx2y2 + x = 0 (D) sin(x2y2) = e.55 y2 x2 (D) – y2 x2 If the tangent to the curve y = 1 – x2 at x = α.Q. Ph. meets the axes at P and Q.49 Area of the region enclosed between the curves (A) 1 (B) 4/3 x = y2 – 1 and x = |y| 1 − y 2 is (D) 2 (C) 2/3 Q.52 The solution of the differential equation.47 x 1 + .48 The solution of the differential equation. Rohini. The area bounded by the graph of g (x). 0) is : (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 4 (D) none The value of 'a' (a>0) for which the area bounded by the curves y = x = 2a has the least value. given y (− 5) = − 5 represents dx y −x −1 Q. y = 0. where 0 < α < 1.51 Let y = g (x) be the inverse of a bijective mapping f : R → R f (x) = 3x3 + 2x. Q. y = ln | x | . New Delhi.54 x x dy y = + φ  then the function φ  is :  y y dx x     x2 (A) 2 y Q. y) intersects the x − axis at ((x + 1).46 The latus rectum of the conic passing through the origin and having the property that normal at each point (x. 65395439 [7] . x = a and 6 x2 (C) 21/ 3 (D) 1 π is 2 Q. Sector-8.53 Area enclosed by the curves y = lnx . y = | ln x | and y = | ln | x | | is equal to (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 8 (D) cannot be determined x If y = ln | c x | (where c is an arbitrary constant) is the general solution of the differential equation Q.50 dy 1 − 2 y − 4 x = is dx 1 + y + 2 x (A) 4x2 + 4xy + y2 − 2x + 2y + c = 0 (B) 4x2 – 4xy – y2 − 2x − 2y + c = 0 2 + 4xy + y2 + 2x + 2y + c = 0 (C) 4x (D) 4x2 + 4xy – y2 − 2x + 2y + c = 0 Solution of the differential equation. (A) a pair of straight lines (C) parabola dy y−x = . Also α varies. is (A) 2 (B) 2 Q. the x-axis and the ordinate at x = 5 is : (A) 5 4 (B) 7 4 (C) 9 4 (D) 13 4 Quest (B) a circle (D) hyperbola x2 (B) – 2 y (C) Q.

A is the area bounded by this part of the curve . c2. New Delhi. The area enclosed by y = f (x).58  3x + 5  x 2 .e (D)   x +1  (D) 1 6 d4y dx 4 − d2y dx 2 + y=0 (B) d3 y dx 3 + d2y dx 2 + dy + y=0 dx dy − y=0 dx (C) d5y dx 5 + y=0 (D) d3 y dx 3 − d2y dx 2 + Q. 0).57 If (a. y = cos x and the y-axis is (A) 2 −1 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 1 2 Q. The area bounded by the curve.56 d3y dy − 13 3 dx = K then the value of If the function y = e4x + 2e–x is a solution of the differential equation dx y K is (A) 4 (B) 6 (C) 9 (D) 12 Q.Q. 65395439 [8] . c3.e (B)   x +1   6x + 5  x 2  (C)   ( x + 1) 2  . Sector-8. ∀ x > −1 ( x + 1) 2 Q.62 The curve. a > 0 is the point where the curve y = sin2x – 3 sinx cuts the x-axis first.60 The differential equation whose general solution is given by. 2) and its tangent at origin is the line y = x.59 The curve y = ax2 + bx + c passes through the point (1. then f (x) is 2 (x2 ex + x) f (x) = . c4.e (A)   x +1  Q. with the property that the projection of the ordinate on the normal is constant and has a length equal to 'a'. y = (c1 cos( x + c 2 ) ) − (c3e ( − x +c 4 ) ) + (c 5 sin x ) . e    5 − 6x  x2 . where c1. Rohini. f ′ (x) – If f (0) = 5 . the origin and the positive x-axis. Ph. then (A) 4A + 8 cosa = 7 (B) 4A + 8 sina = 7 (C) 4A – 8 sina = 7 (D) 4A – 8 cosa = 7 A function y = f (x) satisfies (x + 1) . is  2 2  (A) x + a ln  y − a + y  = c   2 = cx (C) (y – a) (B) x + a 2 − y2 = c (D) ay = tan–1 (x + c) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.61 A function y = f (x) satisfies the differential equation dy – y = cos x – sin x with initial condition that y is dx bounded when x → ∞. the ordinate of the curve at minima and the tangent line is (A) 1 24 (B) 1 12 Q. is (A) Quest (C) 1 8  6x + 5  x 2 . c5 are arbitrary constants.

Rohini. is     dx (A) e x (y2 – 1) + e y = C (C) e y (y2 – 1) + e x = C 2 2 2 2 (B) e y (x2 – 1) + e x = C (D) e x (y – 1) + e y = C 2 2 2 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. New Delhi. the origin. 3) and satisfying the differential equation (A) x2 + y2 = 13 (B) y2 = 9 x 2 (C) x 2 y2 + =1 8 18 Quest x 0 a2) x −a e 2 2 2 x2 2 =0.67 The substitution y = zα transforms the differential equation (x2y2 – 1)dy + 2xy3dx = 0 into a homogeneous differential equation for (A) α = – 1 (B) 0 (C) α = 1 (D) no value of α.66 (B) y = 1 – (2 + (D) none x 2 −a 2 a2) e 2 −  1  dy  satisfies the differential equation A curve y = f (x) passing through the point 1.r.64 The equation to the orthogonal trajectories of the system of parabolas y = ax2 is x2 + y2 = c (A) 2 x a x2 − y2 = c (C) 2 y2 (D) x − =c 2 2 Q. (x >0) is (D) xy = 6 Q. Sector-8. (B) f (x) is symmetric w. + xe e dx  Then which of the following does not hold good? (A) f (x) is differentiable at x = 0.Q. cos2x}and x-axis between the ordinates x = 0 and x = (A) (C) 5π square units 2 5(π − 2) square units 8 y2 (B) x + =c 2 2 5π is 4 (B) 5(π − 2) square units 4 π 1 (D)  −  square units  8 2 Q. Ph.70 (B) (C) (D) Solution of the differential equation  e x 2 + e y2  y dy + e x 2 ( xy 2 − x ) = 0.t. (D) f (x) has two inflection points.63 Area bounded by the curve y = min {sin2x. Q.65 If ∫ t y(t )dt = x2 + y (x) then y as a function of x is x 2 −a 2 a2) e 2 (A) y = 2 – (2 + (C) y = 2 – (1 + Q.68 ∫ t y(t ) dt = x2y (x). where y (0) = 50 (A) Q. 65395439 [9] . Q. (C) f (x) is increasing for x < 0 and decreasing for x > 0. A curve passing through (2.69 Which one of the following curves represents the solution of the initial value problem Dy = 100 – y.

ecx (D) y = xecx where c is an arbitrary constant.71 to Q. New Delhi.2 c tan−1   + k  c where k is an arbitrary constant . is (A) 1 a (B) Quest 3π 2 1 1 + a a2 (C) 1 1 − a a2 (D) 1 a2 Q. Ph. ln   is :  dx   x (C) y = ex .78 The general solution of the differential equation.74 The area enclosed by the curves y = cos x. is (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 Q.73 Q. The area enclosed by y = f (x – 1) and the curve x2 + y = 0.Direction for Q.75 The area of the region under the graph of y = xe–ax as x varies from 0 to ∞. Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. is (A) 16 2 3 (B) 16 3 (C) 8 2 3 (D) none Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q. Sector-8.71 Number of positive integers x for which f (x) is a prime number.72 The function f (x) defined for R → R (A) is one one onto (B) is many one onto (C) has 3 real roots (D) is such that f (x1) · f(x2) < 0 where x1 and x2 are the roots of f ' (x) = 0 Area enclosed by y = f (x) and the co-ordinate axes is (A) 65 12 (B) 13 12 (C) 71 12 (D) none 3π equals 2 3π (D) 1 + 2 Q. x  (A) y = xe1 − cx (B) y = xe1 + cx  dy   y  = y . Rohini. y = 1 + sin 2x and x = (A) 3π –2 2 (B) 3π 2 (C) 2 + Q. 65395439 [10] . where 'a' is a positive constant.76 The polynomial f (x) satisfies the condition f (x + 1) = x2 + 4x.73 (3 question together) Consider the function f (x) = x3 – 8x2 + 20x – 13 Q.  x π 4 (B) y2 + 2xy − x2 = k (D) y = c ln c+x −x+k c−x Q.77 Family of curves whose tangent at a point with its intersection with the curve xy = c2 form an angle of is (A) y2 − 2xy − x2 = k (C) y = x .

80 The function f(x) satisfying the equation. 1) and satisfying the differential equation dy + y cos x = cos x is such that dx (A) it is a constant function (C) it is neither an even nor an odd function Q. 4) & satisfying the differential equation. f(x) + [f ′ (x)]2 = 0 . e ( 2+ 3 ) x − 2+ 3 x ) (C) f(x) = c . 1) then the equation of this curve can be (A) y = (C) y = 1 Q.84 The graph of the function y = f (x) passing through the point (0 . Q. e ( 2.81 (D) f(x) = c . New Delhi. (A) f(x . f2(x) + 4 f ′ (x) . (A) f(x) = c . y) = ey/x + tan (B) x . cos y is not homogeneous (D) (x2 + y2) dx . Q. e( where c is an arbitrary constant. Ph. y) = x2 + sin x .79 Which of the following equation(s) is/are linear. dy  dy  y   + (x − y) – x = 0 can be dx  dx  (A) x − y + 1 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 = 25 2 (C) x2 + y2 − 5x − 10 = 0 (D) x + y − 7 = 0 Q. 65395439 [11] . dy sin 2 x ·sin x – y cos x + = 0 is such that. If the curve passes through the point P (0. dy y (A) + = ln x dx x  dy  (B) y   + 4x = 0  dx  (C) dx + dy = 0 d 2y (D) 2 = cos x dx Q.(xy2 − y3) dy = 0 is a homegeneous differential equation . ln Quest 1 x (e − e – x + 2) 2 (B) y = 1 x −x (e + e ) 2 (D) y = 2 e + e −x x y is homogeneous of degree zero x y y y2 dx + sin−1 dy = 0 is homogeneous of degree one x x x (C) f(x . the axis of co-ordinates & the ordinate of some point of the curve is equal to the length of the corresponding arc of the curve.Q.3 ) x 3−2 x (B) f(x) = c .85 (B) it is periodic (D) it is continuous & differentiable for all x .83 Identify the statement(s) which is/are True. Rohini.82 The area bounded by a curve. Sector-8. A function y = f (x) satisfying the differential equation dx x2 y → 0 as x → ∞ then the statement which is correct is π/ 2 (A) Lim f(x) = 1 x →0 π/ 2 (B) ∫ f(x) dx is less than 0 π 2 (C) ∫ f(x) dx is greater than unity 0 (D) f(x) is an odd function Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. e ( ) The equation of the curve passing through (3 .

81 Q.60 B Q.19 B A A Q.13 Q.22 Q.76 A A B A Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.35 Q.46 B D Q.49 Q.D A.84 C.70 D D C A C A D D C A Q.17 B B A Q.24 C Q.34 D Q.14 Q.75 D A D D Q. Sector-8.82 A.83 A.B.D A. New Delhi.C Q.B.31 D Q.71 D B D A D B B A A A C Q.33 A Q.25 C Q.C.8 Q.77 Q.44 A Q.32 D Q.29 Q. 65395439 ANSWER KEY [12] .72 D B A B Q.68 Q.51 Q.79 Q.21 Q.52 Q.D Quest Q.43 Q.27 C Q.38 B Q.58 Q.C Q.53 B Q.9 Q.B A.C.3 Q.D A.1 Q.66 Q.40 Q.C Q.50 Q.5 Q.15 Q.20 A A A Q.39 B Q.61 Q.2 Q.12 Q.41 D Q.64 Q.73 C A B A Q.55 Q.57 Q.47 C Q.16 A B C Q.74 C Q.56 Q.26 A Q.37 B Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.45 C Q.28 Q.18 A Q.B.7 Q.85 A.4 Q. Ph.6 Q.62 Q.69 Q.C B.23 A Q.48 A Q.78 Q.42 Q.36 Q.11 C B Q.63 Q.10 Q. Rohini.80 Q.67 A Q.B.59 Q.B.Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.65 Q.54 Q.30 C Q.

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Ph. 65395439 [2] . then ABA is (A) symmetric matrix (B) skew symmetric (C) diagonal matrix (D) scalar matrix Q. A cos θ Q –1 is given by (C) –AT (D) A (A) –A Q.Question bank on Determinant & Matrices There are 102 questions in this question bank. b. x + by + z = 0 & x + y + cz = 0 (a. New Delhi. then the value of a−1 + b−1 + c−1 is 1 1 1+ c (A) abc Q.7 (B) AT If the system of equations ax + y + z = 0 . C = 1 .5 1 cos (β − α ) cos (γ − α ) If α.1 (A) n Q.3 1+ a 1 1 If a.6 If A = LMcos θ Nsin θ − sin θ OP . B =  0 1 . c ≠ 1) has a non-trivial solution. c are all different from zero & 1 1 + b 1 = 0 . Rohini.4 If A and B are symmetric matrices.8  3 4 6 − 1  2 4 3 0 2  .2 (B) a (C) x (D) a . then the value of (A) − 1 1 1 1 + + is : 1− a 1− b 1− c (B) 0 (C) 1 (D) none of these Q. β & γ are real numbers . Out of the given matrix products Consider the matrices A =   2 1 − 2 5   − 1 2       TC TC(AB)T TAB (i) (AB) (ii) C (iii) C and (iv) ATABBTC (A) exactly one is defined (B) exactly two are defined (C) exactly three are defined (D) all four are defined Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. b. n and x 0 1 − 1 A A is an involutary matrix given by A = 4 − 3 4  then the inverse of will be 2 3 − 3 4    (A) 2A (B) A −1 2 (C) A 2 (D) A2 Q. Sector-8. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) a2 a 1 The value of the determinant cos (nx) cos(n + 1) x cos( n + 2) x is independent of : sin ( nx) sin (n + 1) x sin (n + 2) x Q. then D = cos(α − β) 1 cos(γ − β) = cos(α − γ ) cos(β − γ ) 1 Quest (B) a−1 b−1 c−1 (C) −a − b − c (D) − 1 (B) cos α cos β cos γ (D) zero (A) − 1 (C) cos α + cos β + cos γ Q.

then H c dK (B) k = ad (C) k = a2 + b2 + c2 + d2 (D) ad–bc (A) k = bc Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. ax + (a + 1) y + (a + 2) z = 0 & x + y + z = 0 has a non-zero solution is : (A) 1 (B) 0 (C) − 1 (D) none of these If A = Q. Ph. 65395439 [3] . then the maximum value of f (x) = sin 2 x cos 2 x 1 + 4 sin 2x (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8 Q. A = |A| A–1 (B) det (A–1) = |det (A)|–1 (C) (A + B)–1 = B–1 + A–1 (D) (AB)–1 = B–1A–1 a2 + 1 ab ac 2 If D = ba b +1 bc then D = 2 ca cb c +1 Q.Q. Rohini.15 (A) 1 + a2 + b2 + c2 Q.16 If A = FG a bIJ satisfies the equation x – (a + d)x + k = 0.11 1 + sin 2 x cos 2 x 4 sin 2x Let f (x) = sin 2 x 1 + cos 2 x 4 sin 2x .14 If A and B are invertible matrices. then A (where n ∈ N) equals H 0 1K F 1 n aI F 1 naIJ F 1 naIJ JK (A) G (B) G (C) G H0 1 K H0 0 K H0 1 n 2 (D) FG n naIJ H0 n K Q. New Delhi. Sector-8. a3x + (a +1)3 y + (a + 2)3 z = 0 .12 LM3 4 OP and B = LM−2 5OP then X such that A + 2X = B equals N1 −6Q N 6 1Q L 2 3OP L 3 5OP L 5 2OP (A) M (B) M (C) M (D) none of these N − 1 0Q N − 1 0Q N −1 0 Q If A = x 2 + 3x x − 1 x + 3 If px4 + qx3 + rx2 + sx + t ≡ x + 1 2 − x x − 3 then t = x − 3 x + 4 3x Q.10 FG 1 aIJ .9 The value of a for which the system of equations .13 Quest (B) 0 (C) 21 (D) none (B) a2 + b2 + c2 (C) (a + b + c)2 (D) none 2 (A) 33 Q. which one of the following statements is not correct (A) Adj.

20 If A and B are non singular Matrices of same order then Adj. b. {adj (KIn)} is equal to (A) Kn – 1 (B) Kn(n – 1) (C) Kn (D) K Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. r are in : a +3 a +4 a+r Quest (B) GP (C) HP (D) none (B) independent of θ (D) independent of θ & φ both (A) AP Q.23 1 logx y logx z 1 logy z is For positive numbers x. A) (C) Adj. then p. B (D) none of these a +1 a + 2 a + p Q. z ∈ R . (A) (Adj. y. q.21 If a + 2 a + 3 a + q = 0 . Rohini. Ph. Sector-8.Q. then the determinant (a (b (c x y z + a −x + b −y + c− z ) (a ) (b ) (c 2 2 2 x y z − a −x − b −y − c− z ) ) ) 2 2 1 1 = 1 2 (A) axbycz Q.24 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) none If K ∈ R0 then det. c > 0 & x. (B) tr(αA) = α tr(A). then A–1 exists if x+λ (B) λ ≠ 0 (D) x ≠ 0. α ∈ R (A) tr(A + B) = tr(A) + tr(B) T) = t (A) (C) tr(A (D) tr(AB) ≠ tr(BA) r cos (θ + φ) − sin (θ + φ) cos 2φ Q. y & z the numerical value of the determinant logy x log z x log z y 1 (A) 0 Q.17 If a.18 (B) a−xb−yc−z (C) a2xb2yc2z (D) zero Identify the incorrect statement in respect of two square matrices A and B conformable for sum and product. B) (B) (Adj.19 The determinant sin θ − cos θ cos θ sin θ sin φ is : cos φ (A) 0 (C) independent of φ Q. λ ≠ 0 OP PP Q (A) x ≠ 0 (C) 3x + λ ≠ 0. New Delhi. 65395439 [4] . A + Adj. λ ≠ 0 Q. (AB) is (A) Adj.22 LMx + λ Let A = M x MN x x x+λ x x x . B) (Adj.

28 Quest x x Which of the following statements is incorrect for a square matrix A.25 b1 + c1 The determinant b 2 + c2 b 3 + c3 a1 a3 b1 b3 c1 c3 c1 + a 1 c2 + a 2 c3 + a 3 b1 b2 b3 a 1 + b1 a 2 + b2 = a 3 + b3 c1 c2 c3 a1 a3 b1 b3 c1 c3 a1 (D) 4 a 2 a3 b1 b2 b3 c1 c2 c3 (A) a 2 b 2 c2 a1 (B) 2 a 2 a3 (C) 3 a 2 b 2 c2 Q. Ph. Sector-8. A–1 will also be a symmetric matrix (C) If A–1 = A ⇒ A is an idempotent matrix (D) If A–1 = A ⇒ A is an involutary matrix C1 y The determinant C1 z C1 C2 y C2 z C2 x y Q. A–1 will also be a diagonal matrix (B) If A is a symmetric matrix. ( | A | ≠ 0) (A) If A is a diagonal matrix.30 1 xyz (x + y) (y + z) (z + x) 3 1 xyz (x − y) (y − z) (z − x) 12 (B) 1 xyz (x + y − z) (y + z − x) 4 (D) none Which of the following is a nilpotent matrix 1 0 (A)   0 1  cos θ − sin θ (B)    sin θ cos θ  0 0  (C)   1 0 1 1 (D)   1 1 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.Q.26 Which of the following is an orthogonal matrix 6 / 7 2 / 7 − 3 / 7  6/7  (A) 2 / 7 3 / 7 3 / 7 − 6 / 7 2 / 7    − 6 / 7 − 2 / 7 − 3 / 7  3/ 7 6/7  (C)  2 / 7 − 3 / 7 6 / 7 2/7    1+ a + x a +y a+z The determinant b + x 1 + b + y b + z = c+ x c+ y 1+ c + z 3/ 7  6 / 7 2 / 7 2 / 7 − 3 / 7 6 / 7  (B) 3 / 7 6 / 7 − 2 / 7     6 / 7 − 2/ 7 3/ 7  2 / 7 − 3 / 7 (D)  2 / 7 − 6 / 7 2 / 7 3/ 7    Q. Rohini. New Delhi.27 (A) (1 + a + b + c) (1 + x + y + z) − 3 (ax + by + cz) (B) a (x + y) + b (y + z) + c (z + x) − (xy + yz + zx) (C) x (a + b) + y (b + c) + z (c + a) − (ab + bc + ca) (D) none of these Q. 65395439 [5] .29 C3 C3 = z C3 (A) (C) Q.

b. if A′ B and BA′ are both defined then (A) order of B′ is 3 × 4 (B) order of B′A is 4 × 4 (C) order of B′A is 3 × 3 (D) B′A is undefined If the system of equations x + 2y + 3z = 4 .31 a a3 If a.35 a + p 1+ x u + f If the determinant b + q m + y v + g splits into exactly K determinants of order 3. New Delhi. then coefficient matrix is singular (B) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution. Ph.32 (B) (a + b + c) (ab + bc + ca) = abc (D) none of these Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. c are all different and b b 3 c c3 a 4 −1 b 4 − 1 = 0 . x + py + 2z = 3 .37 [6] .33 (A) 1 Q. x + 4y + µz = 3 has an infinite number of solutions . Rohini. then coefficient matrix is non singular (C) If A–1 exists . then : c4 − 1 (A) abc (ab + bc + ca) = a + b + c (C) abc (a + b + c) = ab + bc + ca Q.36 A and B are two given matrices such that the order of A is 3×4 . F(y) = F(x – y)  0 0 0   Q. then : (A) p = 2 . each element of c+ r n + z w + h which contains only one term. µ = 3 (B) p = 2 . then the value of the determinant ω 3 ω2 Q.Q. Statement-3 : Every matrix none of whose entries are zero is invertible. (A) TFFF (B) TTFF (C) TFFT (D) TTTF 1 If ω is one of the imaginary cube roots of unity. then the value of K. (adjA)–1 may or may not exist Quest (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none (D) 12 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. A – B. Statement-4 : Every invertible matrix is square and has no two rows the same. 65395439 ω3 ω2 1 ω = ω 1 cos x − sin x 0   (D) F(x) =  sin x cos x 0 . Statement-1 : If A is an invertible 3 × 3 matrix and B is a 3 × 4 matrix. then A–1B is defined Statement-2 : It is never true that A + B. µ = 4 (C) 3 p = 2 µ (D) none of these Q. is (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 Q. then F(x) . and AB are all defined.34 Identify the correct statement : (A) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution. Use T if statement is true and F if it is false.

is (B) θ = 2nπ. n ∈ I (D) θ = (2n + 1) π .Q.44 If A is matrix such that A2 + A + 2I = O. for θ = (2n + 1) π . 2 (A) α (B) β (C) α – β (D) α + β Q. cosθx + sinθy – λz = 0. n ∈ I Q. then which of the following is INCORRECT ? (A) A is non-singular (B) A ≠ O (C) A is symmetric (D) A–1 = – 1 (A + I) 2 (Where I is unit matrix of order 2 and O is null matrix of order 2 ) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. λ ∈ R – {0} (C) θ = (2n + 1)π. for θ = nπ . if x y z = 60 and 8x + 4y + 3z = 20 .43  88 0 0  (B)  0 88 0   0 0 88     68 0 0  (C)  0 68 0   0 0 68     34 0 0  (D)  0 34 0   0 0 34    The values of θ. λx +(λ + 1)y + cosθ z = 0 have non trivial solution. λ is any rational number (A) θ = nπ.42 x 3 2 Matrix A =  1 y 4  . 65395439 [7] .40  cos θ − sin θ  For a given matrix A =  which of the following statement holds good?  sin θ cos θ   (A) A = A–1 ∀ θ∈ R (C) A is an orthogonal matrix for θ ∈ R Q. B=   If A = sin 2 α  sin 2 β   sin α cos α  sin β cos β are such that. then A (adj A) is equal to 2 2 z    64 0 0  (A)  0 64 0   0 0 64    Q.38  cos 2 α  cos 2 β sin α cos α  sin β cos β    . Ph.39 a b a+b a c a +c D1 b+d Let D1 = c d c + d and D2 = b d then the value of where b ≠ 0 and D2 a b a−b a c a+b+c ad ≠ bc. is (A) – 2 (B) 0 (C) – 2b (D) 2b Q. then which of the following should necessarily be an odd integral π multiple of . AB is a null matrix. n∈ I 2 (D) A is a skew symmetric. λ for which the following equations sinθx – cosθy + (λ+1)z = 0. n ∈ I 2 Q. Rohini. λ ∈ R. New Delhi. λ ∈ R+.41 1 + a 2 x (1 + b 2 ) x (1 + c 2 ) x 2 2 2 If a2 + b2 + c2 = – 2 and f (x) = (1 + a ) x 1 + b x (1 + c ) x then f (x) is a polynomial of degree (1 + a 2 ) x (1 + b 2 ) x 1 + c 2 x (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 Quest (B) A is symmetric. Sector-8.

Ph.zero. b and c c b 2 + c2 a b (C) 2 c a c2 + a 2 b (D) 4 = α abc. y = 1 then : (A) a = 1 . for all values of θ. y. real a.50 1 3  1 0 Given A = 2 2 . Rohini. Sector-8. 65395439 [8] .Q.49 For a non .trivial solution (C) have infinite solutions (B) not have a solution (D) have a trivial solution Q. b = − 1 (B) a = − 1 .46 1 1 The number of solution of the matrix equation X2 =   2 3  is    (A) more than 2 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0 Q.48 Let A + 2B =  − 5 3 1  0 1 2     then Tr (A) – Tr (B) has the value equal to (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 Quest (D) none a 2 + b2 c Q. can (A) have a unique non . z are not all simultaneously equal to zero. a2 x − ay = 1 − a & bx + (3 − 2b) y = 3 + a possess a unique solution x = 1.47 If x. then the values of α is a b (A) – 4 (B) 0 Q. satisfying the system of equations (sin 3 θ) x − y + z = 0 (cos 2 θ) x + 4 y + 3 z = 0 2x + 7y+ 7z = 0 then the number of principal values of θ is (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 2 0 1  2 − 1 5  6 − 3 3 and 2A – B = 2 − 1 6 Q. New Delhi. I = 0 1 .51 If the system of equations. b = 0 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. If A – λI is a singular matrix then     2 – 3λ – 4 = 0 (A) λ ∈ φ (B) λ (C) λ2 + 3λ + 4 = 0 (D) λ2 – 3λ – 6 = 0 Q. b = 1 (C) a = 0 .45 The system of equations : 2x cos2θ + y sin2θ – 2sinθ = 0 x sin2θ + 2y sin2θ = – 2 cosθ x sinθ – y cosθ = 0 .

54 0 1 2  1 / 2 − 1 / 2 1 / 2 3 c  .59 The number of real values of x satisfying 7 x − 2 17 x + 6 12x − 1 (A) 3 (B) 0 (C) more than 3 (D) 1 λ λ + 1 λ −1 2 −1 3  has no inverse Q. c = 1 (D) a = 1 1 .sin θ 1   1 − sin θ 1 sin θ . Which of the following statements is not true? (A) D′ = D (B) AD = DA for every matrix A of order 3 x 3 –1 if exists is a scalar matrix (C) D (D) none of these The following system of equations 3x – 7y + 5z = 3.57 Q.53 Number of value of 'a' for which the system of equations.c= 2 2 Q. Rohini..60 Number of real values of λ for which the matrix A =  λ + 3 λ − 2 λ + 7    (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. A3. ∞) (C) Det (A) ∈ [2. b & c for which the system of equations. c = – 1 2 (C) a = – 1. New Delhi. ax − by = 2a − b and (c + 1) x + cy = 10 − a + 3 b has infinitely many solutions and x = 1.. then If A = 1 2 3 .55 Number of triplets of a. 65395439 [9] . Sector-8.. c = – 1 (B) a = 2. 4] Q.58 If A1.56 D is a 3 x 3 diagonal matrix. Ph. . y = 3 is one of the solutions. then Q. ∞) (D) infinite Q. a2 x + (2 − a) y = 4 + a2 a x + (2 a − 1) y = a5 − 2 possess no solution is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) Det A ∈ [2.. is : (A) exactly one (B) exactly two (C) exactly three (D) infinitely many Q.52 Let A =   −1 − sin θ 1    (A) Det (A) = 0 (B) Det A ∈ (0. A–1 =  − 4 3 a 1  5 / 2 − 3 / 2 1 / 2     (A) a = 1. 3x + y + 5z = 7 and 2x + 3y + 5z = 5 are (A) consistent with trivial solution (B) consistent with unique non trivial solution (C) consistent with infinite solution (D) inconsistent with no solution Quest n r =1 Q. where 0 ≤ θ < 2π. A2n – 1 are n skew symmetric matrices of same order then B = be (A) symmetric (C) neither symmetric nor skew symmetric (B) skew symmetric (D) data is adequate ∑ (2r − 1)(A 2r −1 ) 2r −1 will x 3x + 2 2x − 1 2x − 1 4x 3x + 1 = 0 is Q.

65395439 [10] .62 If every element of a square non singular matrix A is multiplied by k and the new matrix is denoted by B then | A–1| and | B–1| are related as (A) | A–1| = k | B–1| (B) | A–1| = 1 –1 |B | k (C) | A–1| = kn | B–1| (D) | A–1| = k–n | B–1| where n is order of matrices.axis (D) a straight line with negative slope 2 2 4 − 5 0 α  . Ph. the incorrect statement is y(x + y) − xz 2 − (B) D is independent of y (D) D is dependent on x.63 If f ′ (x) = (A) a straight line parallel to x. Q.1 z (y + z) − x2 Q. z (A) D is independent of x (C) D is independent of z Q.axis (C) parabola 1 − 1 1  Q. then α is  1 − 2 3   (C) 2 (D) 5 then the coefficient of x in D(x) is (C) 6 (D) 0 (B) – 2 The set of equations λx – y + (cosθ) z = 0 3x + y + 2z =0 (cosθ)x + y + 2z = 0 0 < θ < 2π .67 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. New Delhi. If B is the inverse of matrix A.trivial solution(s) (A) for no value of λ and θ (B) for all values of λ and θ (C) for all values of λ and only two values of θ (D) for only one value of λ and all values of θ Matrix A satisfies A2 = 2A – I where I is the identity matrix then for n ≥ 2.61 If D = y(y + z) − x2z 1 z 1 x x + 2y + z xz (x + y) z2 1 x then.65 If D(x) = (A) 5 Q. Rohini. Sector-8.64 Let A = 2 1 − 3 and 10B = 1 1 1   (A) – 2 (B) – 1 x − 1 ( x − 1) 2 Q. An is equal to (n ∈ N) (A) nA – I (B) 2n – 1A – (n – 1)I (C) nA – (n – 1)I (D) 2n – 1A – I Q. y.66 x −1 x x2 ( x + 1) 2 x3 ( x + 1)3 ( x + 1)3 Quest mx n mx − p n+p mx + p n−p then y = f(x) represents mx + 2n mx + 2n + p mx + 2n − p (B) a straight line parallel to y. has non.

(cosθ)y + 2z = a has (A) no unique solution (B) a unique solution which is a function of a and θ (C) a unique solution which is independent of a and θ (D) a unique solution which is independent of θ only Quest (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 12 (B) 12 5 (C) 18 5 (D) 24 5 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. There can exist two triangles such that the sides of one triangle are all less than 1 cm while the sides of the other triangle are all bigger than 10 metres. 65395439 1 2 3  0 2 0 5 and b = − 3 . log3x · log4x · log5x = (log3x · log4x) + (log4x · log5x) + (log5x · log3x) is true for exactly for one real value of x. y. Sector-8. then 1 1 1  1 1 1  + +   .70 The system of equations (sinθ)x + 2z = 0. (cosθ)x + (sinθ)y = 0 . det(B) = 3 and det(C) = 5. Q. Number of possible orders it can have is six. (C) Ax = b has infinitely many solutions. z are all different real numbers. then the value of the det(A2BC–1) is equal to (A) 6 5 [11] . but the area of the first triangle is larger than the area of second triangle.69 (B) a + b + c = 1 ab ac ab 2 ac b + 1 bc = 1 if bc c2 + 1 (D) a = b = c = 0 (C) a + b + c = –1 Read the following mathematical statements carefully: I.71 Let A = 0 2 1  1     (A) Ax = b has a unique solution. (A) exactly one statement is INCORRECT.a2 +1 Q. c are real then the value of determinant (A) a + b + c = 0 Q.73 If A.68 If a. + + 2 2 2 =   ( x − y) ( y − z) (z − x ) x−y y−z z−x III. (D) Ax = b is inconsistent. IV. Which of the following is true? Q. (C) exactly three statements are INCORRECT. Rohini. b. II. A matrix has 12 elements. (B) Ax = b has exactly three solutions. Now indicate the correct alternatively. New Delhi. (B) exactly two statements are INCORRECT. 2 Q. If x. B and C are n × n matrices and det(A) = 2.72 The number of positive integral solutions of the equation x3 +1 x 2 y x 2z xy 2 y3 + 1 y 2 z = 11 is xz 2 yz 2 z 3 + 1 (A) 0 Q. (D) All the four statements are INCORRECT. Ph.

80  1  − 1  1  1  A is a 2 × 2 matrix such that A − 1 =  2  and A2 − 1 = 0 .. Then the determinant 7 6 z must be divisible by 1 y 2 (A) k [12] . then its other two roots are Q. New Delhi. real or non-real Q. z are integers from 0 to 9. + ∞ =   + tr  tr(A) + tr   r  4 8  2      (A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 Q.(1 + x ) 2 (1 − x ) 2 3x 2x − (2 + x 2 ) 1 − 5x 2 − 3x (1 + x ) 2 2 + (1 − x ) 1 − 2x 2x + 1 3x x +1 2x =0 Q..78 (B) 2 Quest (D) none (C) 3 (D) 1 (B) real and coincident (D) such that one is real and other imaginary (B) k2 (C) k3 (D) None Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.76 2 1  3 4  3 − 4 Let three matrices A = 4 1 . 65395439 P is an orthogonal matrix and A is a periodic matrix with period 4 and Q = PAPT then X = PTQ2005P will be equal to (A) A (B) A2 (C) A3 (D) A4 a−x b b a−x b =0.79 If x = a + 2b satisfies the cubic (a. are divisible by a fixed x 3 1 constant k. b∈R) f (x)= b b b a−x (A) real and different (C) imaginary Q...75 a a + b a + 2b a + 2b a a+b The value of the determinant is a + b a + 2b a (A) 9a2 (a + b) (B) 9b2 (a + b) (C) 3b2 (a + b) (D) 7a2 (a + b) Q.77 The number of positive integral solutions 1− λ 2 1 −3 λ − 2 = 0 is 2 − 2 1+ λ (A) 0 Q. Ph.. B = 2 3 and C = − 2 3  then       3  A ( BC) 2    ABC   + t  A ( BC)  + . y. Rohini.81 Three digit numbers x17. The sum of the elements of A.. 3y6 and 12z where x.74 The equation 2 x + 1 x +1 3x − 2 2 x − 3 (A) has no real solution (C) has two real and two non-real solutions (B) has 4 real solutions (D) has infinite number of solutions . is         (A) –1 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 5 Q. Sector-8.

c = x →0 x →0 4 x + x x d = Lim ( x + 1) 3 a b  . then there is a unique solution to the system. The value of the det. then the matrix c d  is x →−1 3(sin( x + 1) − ( x + 1) )   (A) Idempotent (B) Involutary (C) Non singular Q.82 In a square matrix A of order 3. b = Lim 2 . then If A. (B) (1 + x2 + y2 + z2)3 (D) (1 + x3 + y3 + z3)2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (A) FFTT (B) TTFT (C) TTFF (D) TTTF Q. cx + dy = 0 has a non-zero solution. Statement-2 : If the system of equations ax + by = 0. then a.P. New Delhi.P.Q. Statement-4 : If two of the equations in a system of three linear equations are inconsistent. b. i + 1's are the product of the roots. i – 1's are all unity and the rest of the elements are all zero.84 1 1 1 1 + sin A 1 + sin B 1 + sin C = 0. c (A) are in G. ai . Sector-8.. then the whole system is inconsistent. Statement-3 : The system x + y + z = 1. Statement-1 : If the graphs of two linear equations in two variables are neither parallel nor the same. y = 1 + z is inconsistent.85 x 1 ln (1 + sin x ) x 3 − 16x Lim − Lim and Let a = x →1 ln x x ln x .88 1 + x 2 − y 2 − z 2 2( xy + z ) 2( zx − y)    2 2 2 1+ y − z − x 2( yz + x )  then det. (D) are in A.P.87 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. (C) satisfy a + 2b + 3c = 0 Quest (D) Nilpotent (B) are in H. x = y. A is equal to Let A =  2( xy − z )  2( zx + y) 2( yz − x ) 1 + z2 − x 2 − y2    (A) (1 + xy + yz + zx)3 (C) (xy + yz + zx)3 [13] . B. then the number of ways is which N can be resolved as a product of two 56 47 83 divisors which are relatively prime is (A) 4 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 16 Q.86 If the system of linear equations x + 2ay + az = 0 x + 3by + bz = 0 x + 4cy + cz = 0 has a non-zero solution. C are the angles of a triangle and sin A + sin 2 A sin B + sin 2 B sin C + sin 2 C the triangle is (A) a equilateral (C) a right angled triangle (B) an isosceles (D) any triangle Q.83 28 25 38 Let N = 42 38 65 . then it has infinitely many solutions. Ph. Rohini. Use T if statement is true and F if it is false. (A) is equal to (A) 0 (B) (a + b) 3 (C) a3 – b3 (D) (a2 + b2)(a + b) Q. ai . 65395439 Q. ai i's are the sum of the roots of the equation x2 – (a + b)x + ab= 0.

2x – y + z = 4 ...90 LMa (A) A = Ma MNa (C) B = 1 4 5 a2 a5 a6 OP a P is singular a P Q a3 6 7 (B) the system of equations a1x + a2y + a3z = 0. θ = − 4 8 π π . a3..Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.91 a2 The determinant b 2 c2 (A) a + b + c (C) a2 + b2 + c2 Q. x – 2y + αz = 3 has (A) unique soluton only for α = 0 (B) unique solution for α ≠ 8 (C) infinite number of solutions for α = 8 (D) no solution for α = 8 Suppose a1. a4x + a5y + a6z = 0.. then which of the following are true? (A) | AB | = 0 ⇒ | B | = 0 (B) | AB | = 0 ⇒ B = 0 –1 | = | A |–1 (C) | A (D) | A + A | = 2 | A | The value of θ lying between − Quest (B) (a + b) (b + c) (c + a) (D) (a − b) (b − c) (c − a) π π π & and 0 ≤ A ≤ and satisfying the equation 4 2 2 π π ..... a2.95 x a b The solution(s) of the equation a x a = 0 is/are : b b x (A) x = − (a + b) (B) x = a (C) x = b (D) − b Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. New Delhi.. a7x + a8y + a9z = 0 has infinite number of solutions LM a Nia 1 2 ia 2 a1 OP Q is non singular . where i = −1 (D) none of these Q. then (A) A2B = A2 (B) B2A = B2 (C) ABA = A (D) BAB = B Q.93 1 + sin 2 A cos 2 A 2 sin 4θ 2 2 sin A 1 + cos A 2 sin 4θ = 0 are : 2 2 sin A cos A 1 + 2 sin 4θ (A) A = (C) A = Q. real numbers. a2. 65395439 [14] ... . then Q.P.. θ= 6 8 If AB = A and BA = B.. Ph.89 The set of equations x – y + 3z = 2 .are in A. Rohini.92 If A and B are 3 × 3 matrices and | A | ≠ 0. Sector-8. . with a1 ≠ 0. If a1.. θ= − 5 8 a 2 − ( b − c) 2 b 2 − (c − a )2 c2 − (a − b) 2 bc ca is divisible by : ab Q.94 (B) A = (D) A = 3π =θ 8 π 3π ..

Q.96

If D1 and D2 are two 3 x 3 diagonal matrices, then (A) D1D2 is a diagonal matrix (B) D1D2 = D2D1 2 + D 2 is a diagonal matrix (C) D1 (D) none of these 2
1 If 1 b2 a a2 x x 2 = 0 , then ab a 2

Q.97

(A) x = a Q.98

(B) x = b

(C) x =

1 a

(D) x =

a b

Which of the following determinant(s) vanish(es)?
1 b c b c (b + c) (A) 1 ca ca (c + a ) 1 a b a b (a + b)

1 ab

(B) 1 b c
1 ca

1 1 a + b 1+1 b c 1+1 c a

(C)

0 a−b a−c b−a 0 b−c c−a c−b 0

Q.99

If A =

(A) a + d = 0

Q.100 The value of θ lying between θ = 0 & θ = π/2 & satisfying the equation :

Quest
LMa bOP (where bc ≠ 0) satisfies the equations x + k = 0, then Nc d Q
2

logx x y z logx y logx z 1 logy z (D) logy x y z log z xy z log z y 1

(B) k = –|A|

(C) k = |A|

(D) none of these

1+sin 2 θ cos 2 θ 4sin4θ 2 2 sin θ 1+cos θ 4sin4θ = 0 are : sin 2 θ cos 2 θ 1+4sin4θ (A)
7π 24

(B)

5π 24

(C)

11 π 24

(D)

π 24
2

p + sin x q + sin x p − r + sin x Q.101 If p, q, r, s are in A.P. and f (x) = q + sin x r + sin x − 1 + sin x such that r + sin x s + sin x s − q + sin x

∫ f (x)dx = – 4 then
0

the common difference of the A.P. can be : (A) − 1 (B) 2 2 1 2 , then 2
1 2

(C) 1

(D) none

LM1 Q.102 Let A = 2 MM N2

OP PP 1Q

(A) A2 – 4A – 5I3 = 0 (C) A3 is not invertible

1 (A – 4I3) 5 (D) A2 is invertible (B) A–1 =
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A B C D A A A B C A A B D A A A A B B, D A,B,C,D A,D

Q.2 Q.7 Q.12 Q.17 Q.22 Q.27 Q.32 Q.37 Q.42 Q.47

Q.52

Q.57

Q.62

Q.101 A,C

Quest
C Q.48 C Q.49 D C Q.53 C Q.54 A B Q.58 B Q.59 C C Q.63 A Q.64 D Q.67 C Q.68 D Q.69 A Q.72 Q.77 Q.82 Q.87 Q.90 Q.94 Q.98 B C D B A,B,C A,B,C,D A,B,C,D Q.73 B Q.78 A Q.83 B Q.88 B Q.91 A,C,D Q.95 A,B,C Q.99 A,C Q.92 Q.96 A,C A,B,C Q.74 Q.79 Q.84 D B B Q.100 A,C Q.102 A,B,D

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Q.3 Q.8

D C

Q.4 Q.9 Q.14 Q.19 Q.24 Q.29 Q.34 Q.39 Q.44

A C C B B C B A C

Q.5 Q.10 Q.15 Q.20 Q.25 Q.30 Q.35 Q.40 Q.45 Q.50 Q.55 Q.60 Q.65 Q.70 Q.75 Q.80 Q.85

D A A B B C B C B B B D A B B D D

Q.13 C Q.18 D Q.23 A Q.28 C Q.33 C Q.38 C Q.43 D

TARGET IIT JEE

MATHEMATICS

DETERMINANT & MATRICES

Question bank on Determinant & Matrices There are 102 questions in this question bank. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct)
a2 a 1 The value of the determinant cos (nx) cos(n + 1) x cos( n + 2) x is independent of : sin ( nx) sin (n + 1) x sin (n + 2) x

Q.1

(A) n Q.2

(B) a

(C) x

(D) a , n and x

0 1 − 1 A A is an involutary matrix given by A = 4 − 3 4  then the inverse of will be 2 3 − 3 4   
(A) 2A (B)

A −1 2

(C)

A 2

(D) A2

Q.3

1+ a 1 1 If a, b, c are all different from zero & 1 1 + b 1 = 0 , then the value of a−1 + b−1 + c−1 is 1 1 1+ c

(A) abc Q.4

If A and B are symmetric matrices, then ABA is (A) symmetric matrix (B) skew symmetric (C) diagonal matrix (D) scalar matrix

Q.5

1 cos (β − α ) cos (γ − α ) If α, β & γ are real numbers , then D = cos(α − β) 1 cos(γ − β) = cos(α − γ ) cos(β − γ ) 1

Quest
(B) a−1 b−1 c−1 (C) −a − b − c (D) − 1 (B) cos α cos β cos γ (D) zero

(A) − 1 (C) cos α + cos β + cos γ

Q.6

If A =

LMcos θ Nsin θ

− sin θ

OP , A cos θ Q

–1

is given by (C) –AT (D) A

(A) –A Q.7

(B) AT

If the system of equations ax + y + z = 0 , x + by + z = 0 & x + y + cz = 0 (a, b, c ≠ 1) has a non-trivial solution, then the value of (A) − 1
1 1 1 + + is : 1− a 1− b 1− c

(B) 0

(C) 1

(D) none of these

Q.8

 3 4 6 − 1  2 4 3 0 2  , B =  0 1 , C = 1 . Out of the given matrix products Consider the matrices A =   2 1 − 2 5   − 1 2       TC TC(AB)T TAB (i) (AB) (ii) C (iii) C and (iv) ATABBTC (A) exactly one is defined (B) exactly two are defined (C) exactly three are defined (D) all four are defined
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Sector-8.16 If A = FG a bIJ satisfies the equation x – (a + d)x + k = 0.15 (A) 1 + a2 + b2 + c2 Q.9 The value of a for which the system of equations .Q.13 Quest (B) 0 (C) 21 (D) none (B) a2 + b2 + c2 (C) (a + b + c)2 (D) none 2 (A) 33 Q. 65395439 [3] . then A (where n ∈ N) equals H 0 1K F 1 n aI F 1 naIJ F 1 naIJ JK (A) G (B) G (C) G H0 1 K H0 0 K H0 1 n 2 (D) FG n naIJ H0 n K Q. a3x + (a +1)3 y + (a + 2)3 z = 0 .10 FG 1 aIJ . then the maximum value of f (x) = sin 2 x cos 2 x 1 + 4 sin 2x (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 6 (D) 8 Q. New Delhi.12 LM3 4 OP and B = LM−2 5OP then X such that A + 2X = B equals N1 −6Q N 6 1Q L 2 3OP L 3 5OP L 5 2OP (A) M (B) M (C) M (D) none of these N − 1 0Q N − 1 0Q N −1 0 Q If A = x 2 + 3x x − 1 x + 3 If px4 + qx3 + rx2 + sx + t ≡ x + 1 2 − x x − 3 then t = x − 3 x + 4 3x Q. A = |A| A–1 (B) det (A–1) = |det (A)|–1 (C) (A + B)–1 = B–1 + A–1 (D) (AB)–1 = B–1A–1 a2 + 1 ab ac 2 If D = ba b +1 bc then D = 2 ca cb c +1 Q.14 If A and B are invertible matrices.11 1 + sin 2 x cos 2 x 4 sin 2x Let f (x) = sin 2 x 1 + cos 2 x 4 sin 2x . which one of the following statements is not correct (A) Adj. Ph. Rohini. then H c dK (B) k = ad (C) k = a2 + b2 + c2 + d2 (D) ad–bc (A) k = bc Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. ax + (a + 1) y + (a + 2) z = 0 & x + y + z = 0 has a non-zero solution is : (A) 1 (B) 0 (C) − 1 (D) none of these If A = Q.

y & z the numerical value of the determinant logy x log z x log z y 1 (A) 0 Q. α ∈ R (A) tr(A + B) = tr(A) + tr(B) T) = t (A) (C) tr(A (D) tr(AB) ≠ tr(BA) r cos (θ + φ) − sin (θ + φ) cos 2φ Q. q. λ ≠ 0 OP PP Q (A) x ≠ 0 (C) 3x + λ ≠ 0. A + Adj.21 If a + 2 a + 3 a + q = 0 . then p. New Delhi. A) (C) Adj. {adj (KIn)} is equal to (A) Kn – 1 (B) Kn(n – 1) (C) Kn (D) K Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.20 If A and B are non singular Matrices of same order then Adj. (AB) is (A) Adj. Ph.Q. (A) (Adj. r are in : a +3 a +4 a+r Quest (B) GP (C) HP (D) none (B) independent of θ (D) independent of θ & φ both (A) AP Q. λ ≠ 0 Q. Rohini.19 The determinant sin θ − cos θ cos θ sin θ sin φ is : cos φ (A) 0 (C) independent of φ Q. (B) tr(αA) = α tr(A). then A–1 exists if x+λ (B) λ ≠ 0 (D) x ≠ 0. z ∈ R . B) (Adj.17 If a.24 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) none If K ∈ R0 then det. Sector-8. b.18 (B) a−xb−yc−z (C) a2xb2yc2z (D) zero Identify the incorrect statement in respect of two square matrices A and B conformable for sum and product. then the determinant (a (b (c x y z + a −x + b −y + c− z ) (a ) (b ) (c 2 2 2 x y z − a −x − b −y − c− z ) ) ) 2 2 1 1 = 1 2 (A) axbycz Q. B) (B) (Adj. B (D) none of these a +1 a + 2 a + p Q.23 1 logx y logx z 1 logy z is For positive numbers x. y. c > 0 & x. 65395439 [4] .22 LMx + λ Let A = M x MN x x x+λ x x x .

29 C3 C3 = z C3 (A) (C) Q.30 1 xyz (x + y) (y + z) (z + x) 3 1 xyz (x − y) (y − z) (z − x) 12 (B) 1 xyz (x + y − z) (y + z − x) 4 (D) none Which of the following is a nilpotent matrix 1 0 (A)   0 1  cos θ − sin θ (B)    sin θ cos θ  0 0  (C)   1 0 1 1 (D)   1 1 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.26 Which of the following is an orthogonal matrix 6 / 7 2 / 7 − 3 / 7  6/7  (A) 2 / 7 3 / 7 3 / 7 − 6 / 7 2 / 7    − 6 / 7 − 2 / 7 − 3 / 7  3/ 7 6/7  (C)  2 / 7 − 3 / 7 6 / 7 2/7    1+ a + x a +y a+z The determinant b + x 1 + b + y b + z = c+ x c+ y 1+ c + z 3/ 7  6 / 7 2 / 7 2 / 7 − 3 / 7 6 / 7  (B) 3 / 7 6 / 7 − 2 / 7     6 / 7 − 2/ 7 3/ 7  2 / 7 − 3 / 7 (D)  2 / 7 − 6 / 7 2 / 7 3/ 7    Q. 65395439 [5] .27 (A) (1 + a + b + c) (1 + x + y + z) − 3 (ax + by + cz) (B) a (x + y) + b (y + z) + c (z + x) − (xy + yz + zx) (C) x (a + b) + y (b + c) + z (c + a) − (ab + bc + ca) (D) none of these Q. Ph. ( | A | ≠ 0) (A) If A is a diagonal matrix.Q. New Delhi. A–1 will also be a diagonal matrix (B) If A is a symmetric matrix.25 b1 + c1 The determinant b 2 + c2 b 3 + c3 a1 a3 b1 b3 c1 c3 c1 + a 1 c2 + a 2 c3 + a 3 b1 b2 b3 a 1 + b1 a 2 + b2 = a 3 + b3 c1 c2 c3 a1 a3 b1 b3 c1 c3 a1 (D) 4 a 2 a3 b1 b2 b3 c1 c2 c3 (A) a 2 b 2 c2 a1 (B) 2 a 2 a3 (C) 3 a 2 b 2 c2 Q. A–1 will also be a symmetric matrix (C) If A–1 = A ⇒ A is an idempotent matrix (D) If A–1 = A ⇒ A is an involutary matrix C1 y The determinant C1 z C1 C2 y C2 z C2 x y Q.28 Quest x x Which of the following statements is incorrect for a square matrix A. Sector-8. Rohini.

Statement-1 : If A is an invertible 3 × 3 matrix and B is a 3 × 4 matrix. then the value of K. c are all different and b b 3 c c3 a 4 −1 b 4 − 1 = 0 . is (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 Q. if A′ B and BA′ are both defined then (A) order of B′ is 3 × 4 (B) order of B′A is 4 × 4 (C) order of B′A is 3 × 3 (D) B′A is undefined If the system of equations x + 2y + 3z = 4 . Rohini.36 A and B are two given matrices such that the order of A is 3×4 . then coefficient matrix is non singular (C) If A–1 exists . then : (A) p = 2 . then coefficient matrix is singular (B) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution. Use T if statement is true and F if it is false. and AB are all defined. x + 4y + µz = 3 has an infinite number of solutions . b. then the value of the determinant ω 3 ω2 Q. then : c4 − 1 (A) abc (ab + bc + ca) = a + b + c (C) abc (a + b + c) = ab + bc + ca Q. Sector-8. 65395439 ω3 ω2 1 ω = ω 1 cos x − sin x 0   (D) F(x) =  sin x cos x 0 . x + py + 2z = 3 . µ = 3 (B) p = 2 . F(y) = F(x – y)  0 0 0   Q. (adjA)–1 may or may not exist Quest (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) none (D) 12 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.32 (B) (a + b + c) (ab + bc + ca) = abc (D) none of these Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements. then A–1B is defined Statement-2 : It is never true that A + B.34 Identify the correct statement : (A) If system of n simultaneous linear equations has a unique solution. New Delhi. Ph. then F(x) . each element of c+ r n + z w + h which contains only one term.33 (A) 1 Q.37 [6] . (A) TFFF (B) TTFF (C) TFFT (D) TTTF 1 If ω is one of the imaginary cube roots of unity. µ = 4 (C) 3 p = 2 µ (D) none of these Q. A – B.31 a a3 If a. Statement-3 : Every matrix none of whose entries are zero is invertible.35 a + p 1+ x u + f If the determinant b + q m + y v + g splits into exactly K determinants of order 3. Statement-4 : Every invertible matrix is square and has no two rows the same.Q.

38  cos 2 α  cos 2 β sin α cos α  sin β cos β    .40  cos θ − sin θ  For a given matrix A =  which of the following statement holds good?  sin θ cos θ   (A) A = A–1 ∀ θ∈ R (C) A is an orthogonal matrix for θ ∈ R Q. n ∈ I (D) θ = (2n + 1) π . for θ = nπ . cosθx + sinθy – λz = 0. for θ = (2n + 1) π . n∈ I 2 (D) A is a skew symmetric. then A (adj A) is equal to 2 2 z    64 0 0  (A)  0 64 0   0 0 64    Q. λ ∈ R+.44 If A is matrix such that A2 + A + 2I = O. 2 (A) α (B) β (C) α – β (D) α + β Q. AB is a null matrix. then which of the following is INCORRECT ? (A) A is non-singular (B) A ≠ O (C) A is symmetric (D) A–1 = – 1 (A + I) 2 (Where I is unit matrix of order 2 and O is null matrix of order 2 ) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. n ∈ I Q. New Delhi. λ for which the following equations sinθx – cosθy + (λ+1)z = 0. is (B) θ = 2nπ. if x y z = 60 and 8x + 4y + 3z = 20 .43  88 0 0  (B)  0 88 0   0 0 88     68 0 0  (C)  0 68 0   0 0 68     34 0 0  (D)  0 34 0   0 0 34    The values of θ.39 a b a+b a c a +c D1 b+d Let D1 = c d c + d and D2 = b d then the value of where b ≠ 0 and D2 a b a−b a c a+b+c ad ≠ bc. Rohini. Sector-8. is (A) – 2 (B) 0 (C) – 2b (D) 2b Q. λ ∈ R – {0} (C) θ = (2n + 1)π. 65395439 [7] .Q. λ ∈ R. B=   If A = sin 2 α  sin 2 β   sin α cos α  sin β cos β are such that. Ph.42 x 3 2 Matrix A =  1 y 4  . λ is any rational number (A) θ = nπ. λx +(λ + 1)y + cosθ z = 0 have non trivial solution.41 1 + a 2 x (1 + b 2 ) x (1 + c 2 ) x 2 2 2 If a2 + b2 + c2 = – 2 and f (x) = (1 + a ) x 1 + b x (1 + c ) x then f (x) is a polynomial of degree (1 + a 2 ) x (1 + b 2 ) x 1 + c 2 x (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 Quest (B) A is symmetric. n ∈ I 2 Q. then which of the following should necessarily be an odd integral π multiple of .

b and c c b 2 + c2 a b (C) 2 c a c2 + a 2 b (D) 4 = α abc. y.50 1 3  1 0 Given A = 2 2 .trivial solution (C) have infinite solutions (B) not have a solution (D) have a trivial solution Q. b = 1 (C) a = 0 . I = 0 1 . b = 0 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. a2 x − ay = 1 − a & bx + (3 − 2b) y = 3 + a possess a unique solution x = 1.Q. y = 1 then : (A) a = 1 . If A – λI is a singular matrix then     2 – 3λ – 4 = 0 (A) λ ∈ φ (B) λ (C) λ2 + 3λ + 4 = 0 (D) λ2 – 3λ – 6 = 0 Q. Sector-8. real a.51 If the system of equations.45 The system of equations : 2x cos2θ + y sin2θ – 2sinθ = 0 x sin2θ + 2y sin2θ = – 2 cosθ x sinθ – y cosθ = 0 . b = − 1 (B) a = − 1 . Ph.zero. satisfying the system of equations (sin 3 θ) x − y + z = 0 (cos 2 θ) x + 4 y + 3 z = 0 2x + 7y+ 7z = 0 then the number of principal values of θ is (A) 2 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 2 0 1  2 − 1 5  6 − 3 3 and 2A – B = 2 − 1 6 Q. Rohini. then the values of α is a b (A) – 4 (B) 0 Q. for all values of θ. New Delhi.46 1 1 The number of solution of the matrix equation X2 =   2 3  is    (A) more than 2 (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) 0 Q.47 If x. 65395439 [8] . can (A) have a unique non . z are not all simultaneously equal to zero.48 Let A + 2B =  − 5 3 1  0 1 2     then Tr (A) – Tr (B) has the value equal to (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 Quest (D) none a 2 + b2 c Q.49 For a non .

ax − by = 2a − b and (c + 1) x + cy = 10 − a + 3 b has infinitely many solutions and x = 1. ∞) (D) infinite Q.c= 2 2 Q. where 0 ≤ θ < 2π. a2 x + (2 − a) y = 4 + a2 a x + (2 a − 1) y = a5 − 2 possess no solution is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) Det A ∈ [2.55 Number of triplets of a. Ph. c = 1 (D) a = 1 1 . 3x + y + 5z = 7 and 2x + 3y + 5z = 5 are (A) consistent with trivial solution (B) consistent with unique non trivial solution (C) consistent with infinite solution (D) inconsistent with no solution Quest n r =1 Q. A3. Sector-8. A–1 =  − 4 3 a 1  5 / 2 − 3 / 2 1 / 2     (A) a = 1.56 D is a 3 x 3 diagonal matrix. 4] Q. then If A = 1 2 3 .57 Q. Which of the following statements is not true? (A) D′ = D (B) AD = DA for every matrix A of order 3 x 3 –1 if exists is a scalar matrix (C) D (D) none of these The following system of equations 3x – 7y + 5z = 3. ∞) (C) Det (A) ∈ [2. Rohini.54 0 1 2  1 / 2 − 1 / 2 1 / 2 3 c  .60 Number of real values of λ for which the matrix A =  λ + 3 λ − 2 λ + 7    (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) infinite Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.52 Let A =   −1 − sin θ 1    (A) Det (A) = 0 (B) Det A ∈ (0. y = 3 is one of the solutions..sin θ 1   1 − sin θ 1 sin θ . c = – 1 2 (C) a = – 1.53 Number of value of 'a' for which the system of equations. 65395439 [9] . b & c for which the system of equations. c = – 1 (B) a = 2. is : (A) exactly one (B) exactly two (C) exactly three (D) infinitely many Q.59 The number of real values of x satisfying 7 x − 2 17 x + 6 12x − 1 (A) 3 (B) 0 (C) more than 3 (D) 1 λ λ + 1 λ −1 2 −1 3  has no inverse Q... A2n – 1 are n skew symmetric matrices of same order then B = be (A) symmetric (C) neither symmetric nor skew symmetric (B) skew symmetric (D) data is adequate ∑ (2r − 1)(A 2r −1 ) 2r −1 will x 3x + 2 2x − 1 2x − 1 4x 3x + 1 = 0 is Q. New Delhi. .58 If A1. then Q..

1 z (y + z) − x2 Q. z (A) D is independent of x (C) D is independent of z Q.62 If every element of a square non singular matrix A is multiplied by k and the new matrix is denoted by B then | A–1| and | B–1| are related as (A) | A–1| = k | B–1| (B) | A–1| = 1 –1 |B | k (C) | A–1| = kn | B–1| (D) | A–1| = k–n | B–1| where n is order of matrices. has non.66 x −1 x x2 ( x + 1) 2 x3 ( x + 1)3 ( x + 1)3 Quest mx n mx − p n+p mx + p n−p then y = f(x) represents mx + 2n mx + 2n + p mx + 2n − p (B) a straight line parallel to y.axis (C) parabola 1 − 1 1  Q. the incorrect statement is y(x + y) − xz 2 − (B) D is independent of y (D) D is dependent on x. Ph.61 If D = y(y + z) − x2z 1 z 1 x x + 2y + z xz (x + y) z2 1 x then. then α is  1 − 2 3   (C) 2 (D) 5 then the coefficient of x in D(x) is (C) 6 (D) 0 (B) – 2 The set of equations λx – y + (cosθ) z = 0 3x + y + 2z =0 (cosθ)x + y + 2z = 0 0 < θ < 2π .axis (D) a straight line with negative slope 2 2 4 − 5 0 α  . y. Q. If B is the inverse of matrix A. New Delhi.64 Let A = 2 1 − 3 and 10B = 1 1 1   (A) – 2 (B) – 1 x − 1 ( x − 1) 2 Q. Sector-8. Rohini.trivial solution(s) (A) for no value of λ and θ (B) for all values of λ and θ (C) for all values of λ and only two values of θ (D) for only one value of λ and all values of θ Matrix A satisfies A2 = 2A – I where I is the identity matrix then for n ≥ 2. An is equal to (n ∈ N) (A) nA – I (B) 2n – 1A – (n – 1)I (C) nA – (n – 1)I (D) 2n – 1A – I Q.67 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.65 If D(x) = (A) 5 Q.63 If f ′ (x) = (A) a straight line parallel to x. 65395439 [10] .

73 If A. Rohini. 65395439 1 2 3  0 2 0 5 and b = − 3 . IV. z are all different real numbers. A matrix has 12 elements. Q. but the area of the first triangle is larger than the area of second triangle. log3x · log4x · log5x = (log3x · log4x) + (log4x · log5x) + (log5x · log3x) is true for exactly for one real value of x. B and C are n × n matrices and det(A) = 2. c are real then the value of determinant (A) a + b + c = 0 Q. b. II. + + 2 2 2 =   ( x − y) ( y − z) (z − x ) x−y y−z z−x III. If x.71 Let A = 0 2 1  1     (A) Ax = b has a unique solution. (cosθ)x + (sinθ)y = 0 . Sector-8.68 If a.69 (B) a + b + c = 1 ab ac ab 2 ac b + 1 bc = 1 if bc c2 + 1 (D) a = b = c = 0 (C) a + b + c = –1 Read the following mathematical statements carefully: I. Which of the following is true? Q. New Delhi. (cosθ)y + 2z = a has (A) no unique solution (B) a unique solution which is a function of a and θ (C) a unique solution which is independent of a and θ (D) a unique solution which is independent of θ only Quest (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 12 (B) 12 5 (C) 18 5 (D) 24 5 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. then the value of the det(A2BC–1) is equal to (A) 6 5 [11] . then 1 1 1  1 1 1  + +   . (D) All the four statements are INCORRECT. There can exist two triangles such that the sides of one triangle are all less than 1 cm while the sides of the other triangle are all bigger than 10 metres. 2 Q. (D) Ax = b is inconsistent. Number of possible orders it can have is six. y. (A) exactly one statement is INCORRECT. Now indicate the correct alternatively.72 The number of positive integral solutions of the equation x3 +1 x 2 y x 2z xy 2 y3 + 1 y 2 z = 11 is xz 2 yz 2 z 3 + 1 (A) 0 Q. Ph.a2 +1 Q. (C) Ax = b has infinitely many solutions. (B) Ax = b has exactly three solutions.70 The system of equations (sinθ)x + 2z = 0. det(B) = 3 and det(C) = 5. (C) exactly three statements are INCORRECT. (B) exactly two statements are INCORRECT.

. 3y6 and 12z where x. 65395439 P is an orthogonal matrix and A is a periodic matrix with period 4 and Q = PAPT then X = PTQ2005P will be equal to (A) A (B) A2 (C) A3 (D) A4 a−x b b a−x b =0. The sum of the elements of A. Sector-8. + ∞ =   + tr  tr(A) + tr   r  4 8  2      (A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 Q.74 The equation 2 x + 1 x +1 3x − 2 2 x − 3 (A) has no real solution (C) has two real and two non-real solutions (B) has 4 real solutions (D) has infinite number of solutions .77 The number of positive integral solutions 1− λ 2 1 −3 λ − 2 = 0 is 2 − 2 1+ λ (A) 0 Q. Ph.76 2 1  3 4  3 − 4 Let three matrices A = 4 1 . real or non-real Q.81 Three digit numbers x17.80  1  − 1  1  1  A is a 2 × 2 matrix such that A − 1 =  2  and A2 − 1 = 0 .(1 + x ) 2 (1 − x ) 2 3x 2x − (2 + x 2 ) 1 − 5x 2 − 3x (1 + x ) 2 2 + (1 − x ) 1 − 2x 2x + 1 3x x +1 2x =0 Q.. Rohini. B = 2 3 and C = − 2 3  then       3  A ( BC) 2    ABC   + t  A ( BC)  + . is         (A) –1 (B) 0 (C) 2 (D) 5 Q. Then the determinant 7 6 z must be divisible by 1 y 2 (A) k [12] ....75 a a + b a + 2b a + 2b a a+b The value of the determinant is a + b a + 2b a (A) 9a2 (a + b) (B) 9b2 (a + b) (C) 3b2 (a + b) (D) 7a2 (a + b) Q. are divisible by a fixed x 3 1 constant k. then its other two roots are Q.79 If x = a + 2b satisfies the cubic (a. y. b∈R) f (x)= b b b a−x (A) real and different (C) imaginary Q..78 (B) 2 Quest (D) none (C) 3 (D) 1 (B) real and coincident (D) such that one is real and other imaginary (B) k2 (C) k3 (D) None Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. New Delhi. z are integers from 0 to 9.

(D) are in A. (B) (1 + x2 + y2 + z2)3 (D) (1 + x3 + y3 + z3)2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. y = 1 + z is inconsistent. x = y. then it has infinitely many solutions.85 x 1 ln (1 + sin x ) x 3 − 16x Lim − Lim and Let a = x →1 ln x x ln x . Ph. then the matrix c d  is x →−1 3(sin( x + 1) − ( x + 1) )   (A) Idempotent (B) Involutary (C) Non singular Q. then If A. then the whole system is inconsistent. i + 1's are the product of the roots. 65395439 Q.86 If the system of linear equations x + 2ay + az = 0 x + 3by + bz = 0 x + 4cy + cz = 0 has a non-zero solution. b. then the number of ways is which N can be resolved as a product of two 56 47 83 divisors which are relatively prime is (A) 4 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 16 Q. Use T if statement is true and F if it is false. ai i's are the sum of the roots of the equation x2 – (a + b)x + ab= 0. i – 1's are all unity and the rest of the elements are all zero.P.84 1 1 1 1 + sin A 1 + sin B 1 + sin C = 0.Q. c (A) are in G.P. ai .87 Give the correct order of initials T or F for following statements.P. The value of the det. Statement-3 : The system x + y + z = 1. (C) satisfy a + 2b + 3c = 0 Quest (D) Nilpotent (B) are in H. Statement-1 : If the graphs of two linear equations in two variables are neither parallel nor the same. Rohini. B. A is equal to Let A =  2( xy − z )  2( zx + y) 2( yz − x ) 1 + z2 − x 2 − y2    (A) (1 + xy + yz + zx)3 (C) (xy + yz + zx)3 [13] . (A) FFTT (B) TTFT (C) TTFF (D) TTTF Q. New Delhi. cx + dy = 0 has a non-zero solution. b = Lim 2 . ai . Statement-4 : If two of the equations in a system of three linear equations are inconsistent.88 1 + x 2 − y 2 − z 2 2( xy + z ) 2( zx − y)    2 2 2 1+ y − z − x 2( yz + x )  then det.83 28 25 38 Let N = 42 38 65 . c = x →0 x →0 4 x + x x d = Lim ( x + 1) 3 a b  . (A) is equal to (A) 0 (B) (a + b) 3 (C) a3 – b3 (D) (a2 + b2)(a + b) Q. then there is a unique solution to the system. Statement-2 : If the system of equations ax + by = 0.. C are the angles of a triangle and sin A + sin 2 A sin B + sin 2 B sin C + sin 2 C the triangle is (A) a equilateral (C) a right angled triangle (B) an isosceles (D) any triangle Q. then a.82 In a square matrix A of order 3.

. Sector-8.90 LMa (A) A = Ma MNa (C) B = 1 4 5 a2 a5 a6 OP a P is singular a P Q a3 6 7 (B) the system of equations a1x + a2y + a3z = 0. If a1. a7x + a8y + a9z = 0 has infinite number of solutions LM a Nia 1 2 ia 2 a1 OP Q is non singular .P. then Q. 65395439 [14] .93 1 + sin 2 A cos 2 A 2 sin 4θ 2 2 sin A 1 + cos A 2 sin 4θ = 0 are : 2 2 sin A cos A 1 + 2 sin 4θ (A) A = (C) A = Q.Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q. a4x + a5y + a6z = 0..91 a2 The determinant b 2 c2 (A) a + b + c (C) a2 + b2 + c2 Q. . 2x – y + z = 4 . x – 2y + αz = 3 has (A) unique soluton only for α = 0 (B) unique solution for α ≠ 8 (C) infinite number of solutions for α = 8 (D) no solution for α = 8 Suppose a1... . θ = − 4 8 π π . a3...95 x a b The solution(s) of the equation a x a = 0 is/are : b b x (A) x = − (a + b) (B) x = a (C) x = b (D) − b Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. where i = −1 (D) none of these Q... a2.. θ= − 5 8 a 2 − ( b − c) 2 b 2 − (c − a )2 c2 − (a − b) 2 bc ca is divisible by : ab Q.89 The set of equations x – y + 3z = 2 .. Ph.. then which of the following are true? (A) | AB | = 0 ⇒ | B | = 0 (B) | AB | = 0 ⇒ B = 0 –1 | = | A |–1 (C) | A (D) | A + A | = 2 | A | The value of θ lying between − Quest (B) (a + b) (b + c) (c + a) (D) (a − b) (b − c) (c − a) π π π & and 0 ≤ A ≤ and satisfying the equation 4 2 2 π π .are in A..92 If A and B are 3 × 3 matrices and | A | ≠ 0. real numbers. a2. Rohini.. with a1 ≠ 0. θ= 6 8 If AB = A and BA = B. then (A) A2B = A2 (B) B2A = B2 (C) ABA = A (D) BAB = B Q. New Delhi...94 (B) A = (D) A = 3π =θ 8 π 3π .

q.101 If p. New Delhi. Sector-8.Q. then (A) D1D2 is a diagonal matrix (B) D1D2 = D2D1 2 + D 2 is a diagonal matrix (C) D1 (D) none of these 2 1 If 1 b2 a a2 x x 2 = 0 . 65395439 [15] .96 If D1 and D2 are two 3 x 3 diagonal matrices.P. can be : (A) − 1 (B) 2 2 1 2 .P. Ph. r.97 (A) x = a Q. then ab a 2 Q. then 2 1 2 (C) 1 (D) none LM1 Q. then Nc d Q 2 logx x y z logx y logx z 1 logy z (D) logy x y z log z xy z log z y 1 (B) k = –|A| (C) k = |A| (D) none of these 1+sin 2 θ cos 2 θ 4sin4θ 2 2 sin θ 1+cos θ 4sin4θ = 0 are : sin 2 θ cos 2 θ 1+4sin4θ (A) 7π 24 (B) 5π 24 (C) 11 π 24 (D) π 24 2 p + sin x q + sin x p − r + sin x Q. s are in A.99 If A = (A) a + d = 0 Q.98 (B) x = b (C) x = 1 a (D) x = a b Which of the following determinant(s) vanish(es)? 1 b c b c (b + c) (A) 1 ca ca (c + a ) 1 a b a b (a + b) 1 ab (B) 1 b c 1 ca 1 1 a + b 1+1 b c 1+1 c a (C) 0 a−b a−c b−a 0 b−c c−a c−b 0 Q.100 The value of θ lying between θ = 0 & θ = π/2 & satisfying the equation : Quest LMa bOP (where bc ≠ 0) satisfies the equations x + k = 0.102 Let A = 2 MM N2 OP PP 1Q (A) A2 – 4A – 5I3 = 0 (C) A3 is not invertible 1 (A – 4I3) 5 (D) A2 is invertible (B) A–1 = Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Rohini. and f (x) = q + sin x r + sin x − 1 + sin x such that r + sin x s + sin x s − q + sin x ∫ f (x)dx = – 4 then 0 the common difference of the A.

62 Q.74 Q.40 Q.C.84 D B B Q.31 Q.64 D Q.57 Q.5 Q.102 A.91 A. Ph.83 B Q.29 Q.50 Q.49 D C Q.10 Q.79 Q.32 Q. Sector-8.C.80 Q.37 Q. 65395439 ANSWER KEY [16] A C D D C A C D C Q.39 Q.96 A.4 Q.21 Q.48 C Q.13 C Q.18 D Q.27 Q.68 D Q.11 Q.78 A Q. D A.3 Q.D A.20 Q.35 Q.66 Q.C Q. New Delhi.D Q.65 Q.98 B C D B A.90 Q.23 A Q.89 Q.38 C Q.8 D C Q.58 B Q.B.36 Q.94 Q.92 Q.12 Q.2 Q.47 Q.70 Q.100 A.53 C Q.30 Q.69 A Q.1 Q.7 Q.33 C Q.B.B.C Quest C Q.86 Q.B.15 Q.C A.B.D Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.41 Q.C.C Q.55 Q.63 A Q.85 D A A B B C B C B B B D A B B D D Q.76 Q.75 Q.C.26 Q.D Q.6 Q.Q.61 Q.9 Q.D Q.95 A.54 A B Q.81 Q.B.87 Q.C A.73 B Q.56 Q.93 Q.99 A.C Q.67 C Q. Rohini.82 Q.25 Q.88 B Q.22 Q.34 Q.72 Q.59 C C Q.52 Q.51 Q.28 C Q.19 Q.101 A.45 Q.77 Q.D A.14 Q.17 Q.46 Q.42 Q.44 A C C B B C B A C Q.97 A B C D A A A B C A A B D A A A A B B.71 Q.16 Q.60 Q.43 D .C Q.24 Q.B.

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9 If in a ∆ ABC. which of the following holds good? H2 K (B) a = –1 .7 In any triangle ABC. 65395439 Q.P. CH and CM are the lengths of the altitude and median to the base AB. then : (A) A ≤ s2 3 3 Quest FG π (a + x)IJ = 0 then. (B) (D) x + y =16 x + y =2 A B 3 + a cos2 = c then a. x are finite but not possible to find (B) A = s2 2 (B) (n − 1) cos A sin A (C) sin A (n − 1) cos A (D) sin A (n + 1) cos A (C) A > s2 3 (D) None Q. c = 32 then length (HM) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. b = 26.10 [2] . x ∈φ (A) a = 1 . Solutions of Triangle.5 If A is the area and 2s the sum of the 3 sides of a triangle. New Delhi. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. b cos2 (A) in A.2 If in a triangle ABC. Sector-8. (D) None Q.Question bank on Compound angles. Trigonometric eqn and ineqn. (C) in H.3 If tanB = (A) n sin A cos A then tan(A + B) equals 1 − n cos2 A sin A (1 − n ) cos A Q. Ph.P.P. sin3A + sin3B + sin3C = 3 sinA · sinB · sinC then (A) ∆ ABC may be a scalene triangle (B) ∆ ABC is a right triangle (C) ∆ ABC is an obtuse angled triangle (D) ∆ ABC is an equilateral triangle In a triangle ABC. c are : 2 2 2 (B) in G.1 If x + y = 3 – cos4θ and x – y = 4 sin2θ then (A) x4 + y4 = 9 (C) x3 + y3 = 2(x2 + y2) Q. (a + b)2 sin2 (A) c (a + b) tan ( x − π 2 (B) b (c + a) (C) a (b + c) (D) c2 Q. If a = 10.6 The exact value of cos (A) – 1/2 2π 3π 6π 9π 18π 27 π cos ec + cos cos ec + cos cos ec is equal to 28 28 28 28 28 28 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 0 C C + (a − b)2 cos2 = 2 2 Q. cos ( 32π + x) − sin3 ( 72π − x) when simplified reduces to : π cos ( x − π ) . Q. Rohini. x ∈I 2 (D) a . b.8 ) . tan ( 32 + x) 2 (B) − sin2 x (C) − sin x cos x (D) sin2x (A) sin x cos x Q. Sequence & Progression There are 132 questions in this question bank.4 Given a2 + 2a + cosec2 x ∈I 2 (C) a ∈ R .

π (C) θ ∈  π .11 The value of (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) none sin 2 θ sin θ + cos θ − for all permissible vlaues of θ sin θ − cos θ tan 2 θ − 1 (A) is less than – 1 (B) is greater than 1 (C) lies between – 1 and 1 including both (D) lies between – 2 and sin 3θ = 4 sin θ sin 2θ sin 4θ in 0 ≤ θ ≤ π has : (A) 2 real solutions (B) 4 real solutions (C) 6 real solutions (D) 8 real solutions.13 C 1 has the value and l (CD) = 6. 13π .19   π 2 (B) θ ∈  . angle B < angle C and the values of B & C satisfy the equation 2 tan x . .15 If the median of a triangle ABC through A is perpendicular to AB then (A) (B) 2 (C) − 2 (C) cos β Quest π 7π 17π 23π  (B)  . In a triangle ABC.16 If cos (α + β) = 0 then sin (α + 2β) = (A) sin α (B) − sin α (D) − cos β Q. (D) 12 12 12 12 1 9 (B) 1 12 (C) 1 6 (D) none R S T U V W tan A has the value equal to tan B (D) − 1 2 Q. Rohini.   12 12 12 12  π 7 π 19 π 23π . Then the measure of angle A is : Q. Ph. Sector-8.14 The set of angles btween 0 & 2π satisfying the equation 4 cos2 θ − 2 2 cos θ − 1 = 0 is (A) R π . 5π .   3π   2 (D) θ ∈   3π  .12 Q.  Q.17 With usual notations. 19π U (C) S T 12 12 12 V W 1 2 Q.20 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. a cos(B – C) + b cos(C – A) + c cos(A – B) is equal to (A) abc R2 (B) cos θ abc 4R 2 (C) 4abc R2 (D) abc 2R 2 Q. New Delhi. CD is the bisector of the angle C. 65395439 [3] . 19π . in a triangle ABC.18 sin 3 θ − cos 3 θ − sin θ − cos θ 1 + cot 2 θ − 2 tan θ cot θ = − 1 if : π 2   (A) θ ∈  0 . 23π U S12 12 12 12 V T W R 5π .k (1 + tan2 x) = 0 where (0 < k < 1) . . If cos  1 1  +  has the value equal to  a b 2 Q. 2 π  2  With usual notations in a triangle ABC.(A) 5 Q. . then 2 3 (A) Q. . ( I I1 ) · ( I I2 ) · ( I I3 ) has the value equal to (A) R2r (B) 2R2r (C) 4R2r (D) 16R2r In a triangle ABC.

bisector and altitude drawn from the vertex A divide the angle at the vertex into four equal parts then the angles of the ∆ ABC are : (A) 2π π π . 2 10 5 Q. . . New Delhi. then the value of the expression is 2 1 − sin x − 1 + sin x x x x x (A) –cot (B) cot (C) tan (D) –tan 2 2 2 2   2π 4 π   = z sin  θ +  then :  3 3 Quest (B) one root (C) two roots (D) infinite roots (B) 16 (C) 64 (D) 128 4 4 =1− has : 3 sin θ − 1 sin θ − 1 3  1 1  1 1  1 1 +   +   +  = KR where K has the value  r1 r2   r2 r3   r3 r1  a 2 b2 c2 Q. . the value of (A) r R a cos A + b cos B + c cos C is equal to : a+b+c (B) R 2r (C) R r (D) 2r R Q. 65395439 [4] .28 In a ∆ ABC. Rohini. 2 3 6 (C) π 3π π .22 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/2 (D) 3π/4 α β 2 cos β − 1 then tan cot has the value equal to. Ph.24 The equation. 3 4 12 (B)   π π π .29 The value of cos (A) 1 32 π 2π 4π 8π 16 π cos cos cos cos is : 10 10 10 10 10 (B) 1 16 (C) cos ( π / 10 ) 16 (D) − 10 + 2 5 64 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. then tan tan = 2 2 2 2 (B) k +1 k −1 3 (C) k k+1 (D) k+1 k Q. if the median.(A) π/3 Q.26 If 1 − sin x + 1 + sin x 5π < x < 3π .27 If x sin θ = y sin  θ + (A) x + y + z = 0 (B) xy + yz + zx = 0 (C) xyz + x + y + z = 1 (D) none Q.21 If cos α = (A) 2 Q. . Sector-8. sin2 θ − (A) no root Q. where(0 < α < π and 0 < β < π) 2 2 2 − cos β (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 3 In a ∆ ABC.25 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC  equal to : (A) 1 Q. 2 8 8 (D) π 3π π .23 If A + B + C = π & sin  A + (A) k −1 k +1 C A B C  = k sin .

y. 65395439 [5] .34 In a ∆ ABC. The value of (A) cot 44º 3 + cot 76° cot 16° is : cot 76° + cot 16° Q. Given b > c .36 If the incircle of the ∆ ABC touches its sides respectively at L. 2] (D) none a bc b 2 − c2 Q. AD is the altitude from A .Q. cos 3A + cos 3B + cos 3C = 1 then : (A) ∆ ABC is right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled (C) ∆ ABC is obtuse angled (D) nothing definite can be said about the nature of the ∆. Then (m + n)2/3 + (m − n)2/3 is equal to : (A) 2 a2 (B) 2 a1/3 (C) 2 a2/3 (D) 2 a3 In a triangle ABC .33 The value of cot x + cot (60º + x) + cot (120º + x) is equal to : (A) cot 3x (B) tan 3x (C) 3 tan 3x 3 − 9 tan 2 x (D) 3 tan x − tan 3 x Q. New Delhi.38 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A Q.37 The number of solutions of tan (5π cos θ) = cot (5 π sin θ) for θ in (0. Sector-8.39 AD. z be the circumradii of the triangles MIN.32 Q.31 If a cos3 α + 3a cos α sin2 α = m and a sin3 α + 3a cos2 α sin α = n . Ph. The perimeters of the ∆ DEF and ∆ ABC are in the ratio : (A) 2r R (B) r 2R (C) r R (D) r 3R where r is the in radius and R is the circum radius of the ∆ ABC Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. if R = k (A) 1 (B) 2 (r1 + r2 ) ( r2 + r3 ) ( r3 + r1 ) r1 r2 + r2 r3 + r3 r1 where k has the value equal to: (D) 4 (C) 1/4 Q. angle C = 23° & AD = then angle B = (A) 157° (B) 113° (C) 147° [JEE ’94. M and N and if x. BE and CF are the perpendiculars from the angular points of a ∆ ABC upon the opposite sides. Rohini.35 Quest (B) tan 44º (C) tan 2º (D) cot 46º (B) r R2 (C) 1 R r2 2 Q. 2π) is : (A) 28 (B) 14 (C) 4 (D) 2 If A = 3400 then 2 sin (A) (C) A is identical to 2 (B) − 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A (D) − 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A Q.30 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC. NIL and LIM where I is the incentre then the product xyz is equal to : (A) R r2 (D) 1 r R2 2 Q.

44 Let f. If (A) 1/4 abc a b c then the value of λ is : + + =λ fgh f g h Q. cos 2x + a sin x = 2a − 7 possess a solution is : (A) (− ∞. Ph. 2) (B) [2.49 2 Number of roots of the equation cos x + 3 +1 3 sin x − − 1 = 0 which lie in the interval 2 4 (C) 6 (D) 8 [−π.40 The value of cosec π – 18 π 3 sec 18 is a (A) surd (C) negative natural number Q.41 In a ∆ ABC if b + c = 3a then cot (A) 4 Q. Then the other acute angles of the triangle are (A) Q.47 The general solution of sin x + sin 5x = sin 2x + sin 4x is : (A) 2nπ (B) nπ (C) nπ/3 where n ∈ I (D) 2 nπ/3 Q. h be the lengths of the perpendiculars from the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC on the sides a.43 π π & 3 6 (B) π 3π & 8 8 (C) π π & 4 4 (D) π 3π & 5 10 Q. 6] (C) (6. π] is (A) 2 (B) 4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. cot 2 2 ∏ cot 2 A 2 (C) 3 A is (A) 1 Q. Sector-8.46 (B) 2 (D) non existent If the orthocentre and circumcentre of a triangle ABC be at equal distances from the side BC and lie on the same side of BC then tanB tanC has the value equal to : (A) 3 (B) 1 3 (C) – 3 (D) – 1 3 Q. the minimum value of Quest (B) 1/2 (C) 1 B (D) 2 ∑ cot 2 2 . Rohini.42 (B) 3 (B) rational which is not integral (D) natural number B C · cot has the value equal to : 2 2 (C) 2 (D) 1 The set of values of ‘a’ for which the equation. g. ∞) In a right angled triangle the hypotenuse is 2 2 times the perpendicular drawn from the opposite vertex.48 The product of the distances of the incentre from the angular points of a ∆ ABC is : (A) 4 R2 r (B) 4 Rr2 (C) (a b c) R s (D) (a bc )s R Q. 65395439 [6] .Q. ∞) (D) (− ∞. New Delhi.45 In ∆ ABC. b and c respectively .

cos47º) is (A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C)3/4 In a ∆ABC.53 (D) 1 Q. Sector-8.57 (B) − sin 2α (C) 1 − sin 2α (D) 1 + sin 2α If ‘O’ is the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC and R1.50 sec 8θ − 1 sec 4θ − 1 is equal to (A) tan 2θ cot 8θ (B) tan 8θ tan 2θ (C) cot 8θ cot 2θ (D) tan 8θ cot 2θ Q. OCA and OAB respectively then a bc 2 R3 R3 a bc a b c + + has the value equal to: R1 R2 R 3 (A) (B) (C) 4∆ R2 (D) ∆ 4R 2 Q.58 The maximum value of ( 7 cosθ + 24 sinθ ) × ( 7 sinθ – 24 cosθ ) for every θ ∈ R .Q.56 The expression [1 − sin (3π − α) + cos (3π + α)] 1 − sin   Quest (C) r2 = 2r1 ( 3π ) ( 3π ) (C) − 1  (D) none  3π   5π  − α + cos  − α  when simplified  2   2  reduces to : (A) sin 2α Q.54 5p 4p − 2   a 22 − p − ap  2−p p  3 5p   (D) r2 = 3r1 Q. R2 and R3 are the radii of the circumcircles of triangles OBC. cosx (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 The exact value of cos273º + cos247º + (cos73º .52 Q. b = a2 . (A) 25 (B) 625 (C) 625 2 (D) 625 4 Q. Rohini.2 then (A) r1 = r2 (B) r3 = 2r1 ( ) Q. 65395439 . a = a1 = 2 . Ph.51 In a ∆ABC if b = a 3 − 1 and ∠C = 300 then the measure of the angle A is (A) 150 (B) 450 (C) 750 (D) 1050 Number of values of θ ∈ [ 0 . New Delhi. + cos  α −  sin (π − α) + cos (π + α) sin  α −  when   2 2 cos(2 π − α ) simplified reduces to : (A) zero (B) 1 Q.59 4 sin50 sin550 sin650 has the values equal to (A) 3 +1 2 2 (B) 3 −1 2 2 (C) 3 −1 2 (D) 3 3−1 2 2 d i [7] Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. c = a3 such that ap+1 = where p = 1.55 tan 2 − α cos 2 − α π π   The expression. 2 π] satisfying the equation cotx – cosx = 1 – cotx.

2. Ph. The motion of the particle continues in this manner . Rohini.Q.If the particle crosses the positive direction of the x. satisfies the equation sin − cos = 1 − sin x & the inequality − ≤ .P. a particle moves k centimeters in the counter. Sector-8. 65395439 [8] . After completing its motion on Ck . a3) such that a1+ a2 cos 2x + a3 sin² x = 0 for all x is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) infinite In a ∆ABC.64 9 16 FG H π 9 IJ FG1 + cos 3π IJ FG1+ cos 5π IJ FG1+ cos 7π IJ is KH 9K H 9KH 9K (B) 10 16 (C) 12 16 (D) 5 16 (B) n = 1. New Delhi. If A and B are complimentary angles. 1.62 If x = (A) n = −1. the particle moves to Ck+1 in the radial direction. 3. 4 Q.66 For each natural number k .The particle starts at (1.65 Quest cos A cos B cos C = = a b c Q. whose diameter lies on the side c. (A) right angled then the triangle is (C) equilateral (D) obtuse (B) isosceles Q. then: 2 2 2 2 2 4 Q. y and z are the distances of incentre from the vertices of the triangle ABC respectively then a bc x y z is equal to (A) ∏ tan 2 A (B) ∑ cot 2 A (C) ∑ tan 2 A (D) ∑ sin 2 A Q. 5 (D) n = −1.axis for the first time on the circle Cn then n equal to (A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9 Q.61 The medians of a ∆ ABC are 9 cm.63 The value of 1 + cos (A) Q. then : (A) 1 + tan   1 + tan  = 2   A  2  B 2 (D) none Q. a2 . On the circle Ck . Then the radius of the semicircle is 2∆ 2∆ (B) a+b a +b−c Where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC.P. 5 The number of all possible triplets (a1 . Then the area of the triangle is (A) 96 sq cm (B) 84 sq cm (C) 72 sq cm (D) 60 sq cm nπ x x x π 3π .68 If cos A + cosB + 2cosC = 2 then the sides of the ∆ ABC are in (A) A. a semicircle is inscribed.P (C) H. 2.60 If x. 0). let Ck denotes the circle with radius k centimeters and centre at the origin. 12 cm and 15 cm respectively . 0.67 If in a ∆ ABC. 5 (C) n = 0.69 (B) 1 + cot  1 + cot  = 2   A  2  B 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 4. (A) (C) 2∆ s (D) c 2 Q. (B) G.clockwise direction. 3.

Ph. the statement which is incorrect.P. 65395439 [9] . is (A) ∆ ABC is isosceles but not right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled (C) ∆ ABC is right angled (D) least angle of the triangle is tan x − π 4 π 4 Q. p) is : (D) more than 5 (B) 3 a a + b2 2 (C) 5 Q.72 The set of values of x satisfying the equation.76 .25)sincosx2− 4 ) + 1 = 0. 2 (A) an empty set (B) a singleton (C) a set containing two values (D) an infinite set 2 ( π ( ) − 2 (0. (D) none of these Q. is x : Q.71 If in a ∆ ABC.75 The number of solution of the equation.78 The value of cot 7 10 10 10 10 + tan 67 – cot 67 – tan7 is : 2 2 2 2 (C) 2(3 + 2 3 ) (D) 2 (3 – 3 ) (A) a rational number (B) irrational number Q. a cosec α − b sec α is (A) (B) 2 a 2 + b 2 (C) a + b (D) none Q.I ] Q. New Delhi.73 The product of the arithmetic mean of the lengths of the sides of a triangle and harmonic mean of the lengths of the altitudes of the triangle is equal to : (A) ∆ (B) 2 ∆ (C) 3 ∆ (D) 4 ∆ [ where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC ] If in a triangle sin A : sin C = sin (A − B) : sin (B − C) then a2 : b2 : c2 (A) are in A. (C) are in H. (A) 2 If θ = 3 α and sin θ = 1 a +b 2 2 lying in (0. cosA·cosB + sinA sinB sin2C = 1 then. Rohini.74 Quest ∑ cos(r x) = 0 r =1 5 [ Y G ‘99 Tier . 3 cosec 20° − sec 20° is : (A) 2 (B) sin 40° 2 sin 20° (C) 4 (D) sin 40° 4 sin 20° Q.P.70 The value of . Sector-8. The value of the expression .A B (C) 1 + sec  1 + cos ec  = 2     2  2 (D)  1 − tan   1 − tan  = 2   A  2  B 2 Q.P.79 If in a triangle ABC (A) π 8 2 cos A cos B 2 cos C a b + + = + then the value of the angle A is : a b c b c ca (B) π 4 (C) π 3 (D) π 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (B) are in G.

81 Q. Rohini. is : (A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 26 (D) 18  a2 b2 c2  A B C   + +  sin A sin B sin C  .88 The general solution of the trigonometric equation tan x + tan 2x + tan 3x = tan x · tan 2x · tan 3x is π (A) x = nπ (B) nπ ± (C) x = 2nπ 3 where n ∈ I Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. r2. sin 2 sin 2 sin 2 simplifies to   Q.82 With usual notations in a triangle ABC.Q. where 0 < α. 1).83 If tan α = 2 and tan β = (x ≠ 0.84 If r1. then tan 2 2 2x − 2x + 1 x − x +1 (α + β) has the value equal to : (A) 1 Q. if r1 = 2r2 = 2r3 then (A) 4a = 3b (B) 3a = 2b (C) 4b = 3a (D) 2a = 3b 1 π x2 − x Q. Ph. 65395439 (D) x = nπ 3 [10] .86 In a ∆ABC (A) 2∆ (B) ∆ (C) ∆ 2 (D) ∆ 4 where ∆ is the area of the triangle Q. New Delhi. then (A) ∑ cot 2 Quest (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 4 ∑ r1 ∑ r1r2 is equal to : A (B) ∑ cot 2 cot 2 A B (C) ∑ tan 2 A (D) ∏ tan 2 A Q.80 The value of the expression (sinx + cosecx)2 + (cosx + secx)2 – ( tanx + cotx)2 wherever defined is equal to (A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9 If A = 5800 then which one of the following is true A (A) 2 sin   = 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A   2 A (C) 2 sin   = − 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A 2 A (B) 2 sin   = − 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A 2 A (D) 2 sin   = 2 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A Q. β < .87 If θ is eliminated from the equations x = a cos(θ – α) and y = b cos (θ – β) then 2xy cos(α − β) is equal to ab a b (A) cos2 ( α – β) (B) sin2 (α – β) 2 x2 + y2 2 − (C) sec2 ( α – β) (D) cosec2 (α – β) Q.85 Minimum value of 8cos2x + 18sec2x ∀ x ∈ R wherever it is defined. r3 be the radii of excircles of the triangle ABC.

(A (B) (C) (D) 1 1 1 1 sin 82 . sin 5 is positive..94 If sin θ = sin α then sin (A) sin Q.. sin 3 ... ∞ (A) 2 cos36° (B) 2 cos144° (C) 2 sin18° Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.89 If logab + logbc + logca vanishes where a.95 θ = 3 Quest (B) a surd (D) a natural which is not composite (D) none tan 2 20° − sin 2 20° simplifies to tan 2 20° · sin 2 20° α 3 (B) sin  −  π 3 α 3 (C) sin  +  π 3 α 3 (D) − sin  +  π 3 α 3 Choose the INCORRECT statement(s).93 The value of x that satisfies the relation x = 1 – x + x2 – x3 + x4 – x5 + . b and c are positive reals different than unity then the value of (logab)3 + (logbc)3 + (logca)3 is (A) an odd prime (B) an even prime (C) an odd composite (D) an irrational number If the arcs of the same length in two circles S1 and S2 subtend angles 75° and 120° respectively at the S centre. sin 2x − cos 2x 2 Q.. There exists a value of θ between 0 & 2 π which satisfies the equation . sin4 θ – sin2 θ – 1 = 0. cos 37 and sin 127 . Rohini.Q. sin 97 have the same value. is (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) more than 7 Q.92 The expression (A) a rational which is not integral (C) a natural which is prime Q. Sector-8. The ratio 1 is equal to S2 (A) 1 5 (B) 81 16 (C) 64 25 (D) 25 64 Q.90 Q. 2 2 2 2 ° ° ° ° If tan A = 3 4− 3 & tan B = 3 4+ 3 then tan (A − B) must be irrational. 65395439 [11] ...96 Which of the following functions have the maximum value unity ? (A) sin2 x − cos2 x (C) − sin 2x − cos 2x 2 (B) (D) 6  1 sin x + 1 cos x    3 5  2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.91 Number of principal solution of the equation tan 3x – tan 2x – tan x = 0.. Ph. The sign of the product sin 2 . New Delhi.

then a. Ph. e will be in : (A) A. (B) G.102 If 2 cosθ + sinθ = 1. b.103 If sin t + cos t = (A) −1 (B) –5 1 t then tan is equal to : 5 2 (C) 7 5 (D) –4 (*B) – 1 3 (C) 2 (D) − 1 6 SEQUENCE & PROGRESSION Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. b.P.P. then a. d. & c. c are in H.P. a − c. New Delhi.105 If a. b. e in H.P.P.99 The sines of two angles of a triangle are equal to (A) 245/1313 (B) 255/1313 5 99 & .Q.P.98 An extreme value of 1 + 4 sin θ + 3 cos θ is : (A) − 3 (B) − 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 Q. a − b are in : (A) A. c. d in G. then the value of 4 cosθ + 3sinθ is equal to (A) 3 Q. π/2) (C) 3 (7 + 24 cot α ) for tan β < 0 15 Q. The cosine of the third angle is : 13 101 (C) 735/1313 (D) 765/1313 4 Q. 65395439 [12] . (C) H.104 If a. Rohini.P.P.100 It is known that sin β = & 0 < β < π then the value of 5 2 3 sin (α + β) − cos π cos(α + β) 6 is: sin α (A) independent of α for all β in (0. c are in H. (C) H..P.97 If the sides of a right angled triangle are {cos2α + cos2β + 2cos(α + β)} and {sin2α + sin2β + 2sin(α + β)}.101 If x = sec φ − tan φ & y = cosec φ + cot φ then : (A) x = y +1 y −1 Quest 3 (B) 5 for tan β > 0 (D) none (B) y = 1+ x 1− x (C) x = y−1 y+1 (D) xy + x − y + 1 = 0 Q. (D) none of these Q. then the length of the hypotenuse is : (A) 2[1+cos(α − β)] (B) 2[1 − cos(α + β)] (C) 4 cos2 α−β 2 (D) 4sin2 α+β 2 Q.P. b.P. (B) G. then e n ( a + c ) + n ( a − 2 b + c ) simplifies to (A) (a – c)2 (B) zero (C) ( a – c) (D) 1 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (D) none of these Q.106 If three positive numbers a .. c be in A. Sector-8.. c.

.113 If the sum of the roots of the quadratic equation. A man carried out the job starting with the stone in the middle. . 6 . if d e f .. (C) H. P .. . then (A) A. t h e n w h i c h o f t h e f o l l o w i n g h o l d s ? ( A ) t h e c o m m o n r a t i o o f G .P. ax2 + bx + c = 0 is equal to sum of the squares of their reciprocals. . log ( 21− x +1) 4 and 1 are in Harmonical Progression then (A) x is a positive real (C) x is rational which is not integral (B) x is a negative real (D) x is an integer Q.P. b.107 The sum (A) 1 ∑ r=2 ∞ 1 is equal to : r −1 2 (B) 3/4 (C) 4/3 (D) none Q. (A) 420 (B) 210 (C) 432 (D) none Q.. Ph.P. P .Q. c are in G. P . . 65395439 [13] . i s 2 / 3 ( C ) c o m m o n d i f f e r e n c e o f t h e A .. Then the number of stones is (A) 15 (B) 29 (C) 31 (D) 35 Q. i s 3 / 2 ( D ) c o m m o n d i f f e r e n c e o f t h e A . Quest (B) G. 8 potatoes are placed 6 metres apart on a straight line.1 Scr. a1 + a3 + a5 = – 12 and a1 a2 a3 = 8 then the value of a2 + a4 + a6 equals (A) – 12 (B) – 16 (C) – 18 (D) – 21 [ Apex : Q.109 If the roots of the cubic x3 – px2 + qx – r = 0 are in G. ax2 + 2bx + c = 0 & dx2 + 2ex + f = 0 have a common root.8 km. A contestant starts from the basket and puts one potato at a time into the basket. 9 a n d 1 5 a r e a d d e d r e s p e c t i v e l y t o t h e s e n u m b e r s . P .P.110 Along a road lies an odd number of stones placed at intervals of 10 m. are in : c a b Q. an . P . a2 . P .114 If for an A.P.P.. i s 3 / 2 ( B ) c o m m o n r a t i o o f G . then (A) q3 = p3r (B) p3 = q3r (C) pq = r (D) pr = q Q. thereby covering a distance of 4. (C) H. a1 ..111 If log (5.62 of Test .. 2004 ] .P. the first being 6 metres from the basket which is also placed in the same line. Rohini. These stones have to be assembled around the middle stone. carrying stones in succession. New Delhi. then the equations. 1 1 5 G i v e n f o u r p o s i t i v e n u m b e r i n A . w e g e t Q . are in : a b c (A) A. Find the total distance he must run in order to finish the race. Sector-8.P. (D) none a b c .112 If a. I f 5 a G . 2x +1) 2 . (D) none Q.P. A person can carry only one stone at a time.108 In a potato race . a3 . (B) G. i s 2 / 3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289..

P. with the first term and the common ratio both positive. is (A) 3 + 2 2 2 (C) 3 – 2 (D) 3 – 2 2 Q.P. + n + 3 3 +. y2) and C(x3. S3n form a G.. The total area of the green regions in sq... 2004 ] Q.. – Sn .. B(x2. a9 = b9 and ∑ a r = 369 then r =1 (A) b6 = 27 (B) b7 = 27 Q.. S3n – Sn form a G.123 If a.P.100 cms are drawn.. then a2 (b + c) + b2 (c + a) + c2 (a + b) is equal to : (A) (a + b + c ) 3 8 (B) 2 (a + b + c)3 9 (C) 3 (a + b + c)3 10 (D) 1 (a + b + c)3 9 Q.P. The interior of the smallest circle is coloured red and the angular regions are coloured alternately green and red. 65395439 [14] .P. S3n – S2n .... y3 are in G.P.121 If p ... y3) lie on the parabola y = 3x2. n = 1.119 For an increasing A.. q. 2.Q.124 If Sn = 1 1+ 2 1 + 2 + 3 + . a1. (C) g1 = 1 Quest (B) 3g4 = g3 (D) g2 = 3 (B) 3 + (C) b8 = 81 (D) b9 = 18 [ Apex : Q. Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.. + n 3 (A) 1/2 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 4 Q. b1 . 2.P.. ..P.. an . 9 such that a1 = b1 = 1 .. such that g1 + g2 + g3 = 13 and g1 + g 2 + g 3 =91 2 then which of the following does not hold? (A) The greatest term of the G.. an if a1 + a3 + a5 = – 12 : a1a3a5 = 80 then which of the following does not hold? (B) a2 = – 1 (C) a3 = – 4 (D) a5 = 2 (A) a1 = – 10 2 2 Q... x3 are in A.. New Delhi. is 9...P...P.. b. bn . .. S3n–S2n .. . gn . and y1. Sector-8.. (C) S2n – Sn ..122 The point A(x1. Let S is independent of x....120 Consider a decreasing G.P. (D) S2n–Sn .P. with first term 'a' and the common difference d..P. . S3n–Sn form a G.P. b2 ..125 If Sn denotes the sum of the first n terms of a G... 3. and p & r be different having same sign then the roots of the equation px2 + qx + r = 0 are (A) real & equal (B) real & distinct (C) irrational (D) imaginary Q.. (B) Sn ..117 Concentric circles of radii 1.. : g1. then the common ratio of the G.. S3n .1 Scr. a2.... r in H..68 of Test . a2 .. S2n .. Then Sn is not greater than: 3 1 1 +2 1 + 2 + 3 + .. g3.. so that no two adjacent regions are of the same colour.. c are in A. –S2n form a G. If x1.. then (A) Sn .118 Consider the A. y1) . S2n . the G. y2.. 3. Ph...116 Consider an A. g2... then x (A) a = d/2 (B) a = d (C) a = 2d (D) none Q. x2. Let Sk denote the sum of the first K Skx terms.. a1 .P..P. cm is equal to (A) 1000π (B) 5050π (C) 4950π (D) 5151π Q. Rohini.... + 3 3 3 ..

129 The sum (A) 12 Q... am–n = B as the terms of the G.6....5 1 ..5 .6 2.. Rohini. 65395439 [15] ..∞ is equal to 2..... New Delhi.....6. Ph.8.132 The sum of the infinite series. then the value of a1 + a6 + a7 is (A) –8 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9 Q.3 ..130 The sum 5 ∑ 2n+2 is equal to n −2 n =1 4 (A) 1372 (B) 440 ∞ Quest 2k + 2 ∑ 3k equal to k =1 (B) 8 (C) 6 (D) 4 (C) 320 (D) 388 (B) a n = 2 n A n Bn A (D) a n = a1    B m 2 −m −n − n 2  m+n Q.. a3 . such that a3 + a5 + a8 = 11 and a4 + a2 = –2. is : 5 5 5 5 5 (B) 25 24 (C) 25 54 (D) 125 252 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.10 (A) 1 4 (B) 1 3 (C) 1 2 (D) 1 Q....4..4 2.. a3 .3 . a2 ......128 A circle of radius r is inscribed in a square. then for A ≠ 0 which of the following holds? (A) a m = AB (C) a m = a1   B m 2 − m − n − mn  A  m+n Q.. a1 .7 + + + + .. then the radius of the circle inscribed in the nth square is  1− n  2 (A) 2  r     ∞  3−3n  2 r (B) 2      −n  2 (C) 2  r      − 5 −3 n  2 r (D) 2     Q.4.. The mid points of sides of the square have been connected by line segment and a new square resulted.131 Given am+n = A . a1 .P.8 2.Q... a2 ..P..3 1 . The sides of the resulting square were also connected by segments so that a new square was obtained and so on.......4. 12 − (A) 1 2 22 32 4 2 52 6 2 + 2 − 3 + 4 − 5 +. Sector-8.127 Consider an A...126 1 1 ..

103 BC A D D D D D C D C A C A C Q.19 Q.116 A Q.106 A Q.79 D Q.86 B Q.Answers Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.20 Q.109 A Q.49 Q.82 C Q.71 C Q.132 Quest B A B A C C Q. Sector-8.69 Q.25 C Q.43 B Q.50 D Q.97 AC Q.5 Q.61 Q.100 ABC Q.95 BCD Q.2 D Q.84 Q.23 A Q.99 BC C C B B A [16] .115 A Q.112 Q.9 D Q.98 BD Q.52 B Q.62 Q.22 C Q.108 Q.26 Q.93 C Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.70 Q.88 D Q.114 D Q.42 Q.91 D A C B C C B A B A B C C Q.48 Q.21 Q.80 B Q.130 c Q.68 Q.40 Q.39 C Q.127 Q.24 D Q. Ph.117 Q.10 C Q.17 A Q.15 C Q.83 Q.74 A Q.18 B Q. New Delhi.4 B Q.30 C Q.16 A Q.102 AC Q.55 Q.3 A Q.66 B Q.89 A Q.125 B Q.101 BCD Q.87 B Q.63 Q.85 Q.13 Q.57 C Q.32 B Q.72 A Q.6 Q.27 Q.96 ABCD Q.119 B Q.64 D Q.122 Q.36 C Q.104 B Q.131 A Q.35 Q.110 C Q.33 Q.46 A Q.1 D Q.45 A Q.53 C Q.107 Q.129 B Q.37 A Q.65 A Q.47 Q. Rohini.11 D Q.124 C Q.8 D Q.67 C Q.12 Q.60 B Q.44 A Q.81 C Q.54 Q.38 D Q.58 C Q.123 Q.78 Q.41 Q.7 Q.92 D B D A A B B B A C B C D SEQUENCE & PROGRESSION Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.118 Q.90 Q.76 Q.111 B Q.105 C Q.126 C Q.113 Q.31 C Q.14 Q.75 Q.56 Q.29 D Q.28 Q.120 C Q.51 D Q.73 B Q.121 D Q.94 ABD Q.34 Q. 65395439 Q.128 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.59 B Q.

I .TARGET IIT JEE MATHEMATICS STRAIGHT LINES & CIRCLES .

β = 1 The axes are translated so that the new equation of the circle x² + y² − 5x + 2y – 5 = 0 has no first degree terms. 3) and (3.9 Q. The tangent at (2. 3  3  Q. 2) (C) (2. b) as diameter cuts the x−axis in points whose abscissae are roots of the equation : (A) x² + ax + b = 0 (B) x² − ax + b = 0 (C) x² + ax − b = 0 (D) x² − ax − b = 0 Centroid of the triangle.11 Q.2 If the lines x + y + 1 = 0 . −1) to the first circle : (A) passes outside the second circle (B) touches the second circle (C) intersects the second circle in 2 real points (D) passes through the centre of the second circle. β = ± 1 (C) α = – 1. 65395439 [2] . β = ± 1 (D) α = ± 1. (a . Then the locus of R is : (A) a straight line (B) a circle (C) a parabola (D) pair of straight lines   To which of the following circles. Then the new equation is : (A) x2 + y2 = 9 Q. the equations of whose sides are 12x2 – 20xy + 7y2 = 0 and 2x – 3y + 4=0 is (A) (3. 6) (D) (4. 3  ? 2 Q. 3) has equation : (A) 4x + 3y + 8 = 0 (B) 5x + 3y + 10 = 0 (C) 15x + 8y + 30 = 0 (D) none The ends of a quadrant of a circle have the coordinates (1. 4) The straight line. The radius of the circle is (A) 3 5 The line x + 3y − 2 = 0 bisects the angle between a pair of straight lines of which one has equation x − 7y + 5 = 0 . 1) (B) (2. The line of the family situated at the greatest distance from the point P (2. 4x + 3y + 4 = 0 and x + αy + β = 0. 3) 8 8 (B)  .7 Quest (B) 5 3 (C) 2 5 (D) 5 2  2  3  3   + y −  =9  2 2 2 2 Q. ax + by = 1 makes with the curve px2 + 2a xy + qy2 = r a chord which subtends a right angle at the origin .8 The line 2x – y + 1 = 0 is tangent to the circle at the point (2.3 (B) x2 + y2 = 49 4 (C) x2 + y2 = 81 16 (D) none of these Given the family of lines. Rohini.5 Q.1 Q. x = − a & P lies on the x − axis . New Delhi. 5) and the centre of the circles lies on x – 2y = 4. Ph. the line y − x + 3 = 0 is normal at the point  3 + 3 . Sector-8. Then : (A) r (a2 + b2) = p + q (B) r (a2 + p2) = q + b 2 + q2 ) = p + a (C) r (b (D) none The circle described on the line joining the points (0 . are concurrent then (A) α = 1. A variable rectangle PQRS has its sides parallel to fixed directions. where α2 + β2 = 2. 1) .10 Q.Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.6 Q.   3 8  (D)  . β = – 1 (B) α = 1.  3 3  8 (C)  3. 1) then the centre of the such a circle is (A) (1.12 (A)  x − 3 −   (B)  x −    3  3   + y −  =9  2 2 2 2 (C) x² + (y − 3)² = 9 (D) (x − 3)² + y² = 9 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Q & S lie respectively on the lines x = a. The equation of the other line is : (A) 3x + 3y − 1 = 0 (B) x − 3y + 2 = 0 (C) 5x + 5y − 3 = 0 (D) none Given two circles x² + y² − 6x − 2y + 5 = 0 & x² + y² + 6x + 22y + 5 = 0.4 Q. a (3x + 4y + 6) + b (x + y + 2) = 0 .

 (C)  .13 On the portion of the straight line. 1) and C (p. a square is constructed on the side of the line away from the origin.17 Q. where 3a + 2b + 4c = 0. is (A) Q. 2) (C) (3.24 (A) Q.units (B) 8 sq. − 3) is : (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) ∞ Q. a (2x + y + 4) + b (x − 2y − 3) = 0 . 5) to the circle x² + y² − 4x − 2y − 11 = 0 with the pair of radii through the points of contact of the tangents is : (A) 4 sq. From the point A (0 . 2) . Then sin θ = Q. Among the lines of the family.21 1 3 1 3 (C) 1 1 or – 3 3 (D) none Q.units (C) 6 sq. 3) (D) (2. units (C) 4 sq. x – 3y + 9 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 1= 0 16 10 sq. (C) No such triangle is possible (D) There can be infinite number of such triangles. 1) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. p2) .15 Q. B and C are points in the xy plane such that A(1.units (D) none The area of triangle formed by the lines x + y – 3 = 0 . If AB = BC then (A) h2 = 4ab (B) 8h2 = 9ab (C) 9h2 = 8ab (D) 4h2 = ab The number of common tangent(s) to the circles x2 + y2 + 2x + 8y – 23 = 0 and x2 + y2 – 4x – 10y + 19 = 0 is (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 Q. B (5. the number of lines situated at a distance of 10 from the point M (2.19 A. Rohini.Q.16 The equation of the line passing through the points of intersection of the circles . New Delhi. is concurrent at the point : (A)  . 3) (B) (3. 3x² + 3y² − 2x + 12y − 9 = 0 & x² + y² + 6x + 2y − 15 = 0 is : (A) 10x − 3y − 18 = 0 (B) 5x + 3y − 18 = 0 (C) 5x − 3y − 18 = 0 (D) 10x + 3y + 1 = 0 Through a point A on the x-axis a straight line is drawn parallel to y-axis so as to meet the pair of straight lines ax2 + 2hxy + by2 = 0 in B and C. 6) and AC = 3BC. Then the point of intersection of its diagonals has co-ordinates (A) (2. 0) are the coordinates of three points then the value of p for which the area of the triangle ABC is minimum. 3) on the circle x² + 4x + (y − 3)² = 0 a chord AB is drawn & extended to a point M such that AM = 2 AB. Then (A) ABC is a unique triangle (B) There can be only two such triangles. units (D) 9 sq. B (0. units (B) sq. x + 2y = 4 intercepted between the axes. The equation of the locus of M is : (A) x² + 8x + y² = 0 (B) x² + 8x + (y − 3)² = 0 (C) (x − 3)² + 8x + y² = 0 (D) x² + 8x + 8y² = 0 If A (1.23 (A) Q.20 Quest (B) – Q.  (B)  . 65395439 [3] .18 Q. Sector-8.  (D) (1.22 The area of the quadrilateral formed by the tangents from the point (4 . units 7 7 Two circles of radii 4 cms & 1 cm touch each other externally and θ is the angle contained by their direct common tangents.14 Q. 2) The locus of the mid point of a chord of the circle x² + y² = 4 which subtends a right angle at the origin is (A) x + y = 2 (B) x² + y² = 1 (C) x² + y² = 2 (D) x + y = 1 Given the family of lines.25 24 25  3 3  4 4 (B) 12 25  1 1  2 2 (C) 3 4  3 1  4 2 (D) none The set of lines ax + by + c = 0. Ph.

3) . 1) and the equation of one side is x = 2 then the orthocentre of the triangle is 3 3  5  3  4 7  (A)  .32 Quest (B) 4 3 sq. n) on the cartesian plane.27 The locus of poles whose polar with respect to x² + y² = a² always passes through (K .28 The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x2 + y2 − ax − by = 0 which subtend a right angle at  . Ph. 4) (C) (2 .1  (D)  . Then the equation of AB is : (A) 5x + 4y = 13 (B) 5x − 4y = − 3 (C) 4x + 5y = 14 (D) 4x − 5y = − 6 From (3. B is the reflection of A in the line y = x. 2) (B) (4 . The area of the rhombous is (A) 8 3 sq. Q. −  4 5 2 5 (D) (2. − 2) (B) (2. Rohini.29 A ray of light passing through the point A (1. 0) and (0. Sector-8.units Q.  (B)  . The area of the pentagon ABCDE is (A) 2m(m + n) (B) m(m + 3n) (C) m(2m + 3n) (D) 2m(m + 3n) Which one of the following is false ? The circles x² + y² − 6x − 6y + 9 = 0 & x² + y² + 6x + 6y + 9 = 0 are such that : (A) they do not intersect (B) they touch each other (C) their exterior common tangents are parallel (D) their interior common tangents are perpendicular. C is the reflection of B in the y-axis.35 Q. 0) in the line 4x − 2y − 5 = 0 is : (A) (1.1  (C)  . The radius of the circle is (A) a/2 (B) a (C) 2a (D) none The centre of the smallest circle touching the circles x² + y² − 2y − 3 = 0 and x² + y² − 8x − 18y + 93 = 0 is : (A) (3 . D is the reflection of C in the x-axis and E is the reflection of D in the y-axis. New Delhi.33 Q.units (C) 16 3 sq. 2) is reflected at a point B on the x − axis and then passes through (5.31 Q. 7) (D) (2 .36 [4] . − 1) (C)  .  is (A) ax + by = 0 (C) x2 + y2 − ax − by + a 2 +b 2 =0 8 (B) ax + by = a2 + b2 (D) x2 + y2 − ax − by − a 2 +b 2 =0 8  a b  2 2 Q.  4 2  4  4   3 12  A rhombus is inscribed in the region common to the two circles x2 + y2 − 4x − 12 = 0 and x2 + y2 + 4x − 12 = 0 with two of its vertices on the line joining the centres of the circles. 4) chords are drawn to the circle x² + y² − 4x = 0.30 Q.26 Q. n are integer with 0 < n < m. 5) The ends of the base of an isosceles triangle are at (2. 65395439 Q. 5) Q.Q.34 The lines y − y1 = m (x − x1) ± a 1 + m 2 are tangents to the same circle . The locus of the mid points of the chords is (A) x² + y² − 5x − 4y + 6 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x − 4y + 6 = 0 (C) x² + y² − 5x + 4y + 6 = 0 (D) x² + y² − 5x − 4y − 6 = 0 m. A is the point (m. 0) is (A) Kx − a² = 0 (B) Kx + a² = 0 (C) Ky + a² = 0 (D) Ky − a² = 0 The co−ordinates of the point of reflection of the origin (0.units (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.

on the leg AC as diameter. the circle x² + y² = a² if (A) p1p2 + q1q2 = r1r2 (B) p1p2 + q1q2 + r1r2 = 0 (C) a²(p1p2 + q1q2) = r1r2 (D) p1p2 + q1q2 = a² r1r2 Area of the quadrilateral formed by the lines x + y = 2 is : (A) 8 (B) 6 (C) 4 (D) none Q. 2) is : (A) x² + y² − 5x + 5y + 12 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x − 5y + 12 = 0 (C) x² + y² − 5x − 5y − 12 = 0 (D) x² + y² − 5x − 5y + 12 = 0 The equation of the base of an equilateral triangle ABC is x + y = 2 and the vertex is (2. If 'O' is the origin then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is : (A) bx + ay − 3xy = 0 (B) bx + ay − 2xy = 0 (C) ax + by − 3xy = 0 (D) none The angle between the two tangents from the origin to the circle (x − 7)2 + (y + 1)2 = 25 equals (A) π 4 π 3 π 2 Q. 0). The area of the triangle ABC is : (A) 2 6 Q. The chord joining A with the point of intersection D of the hypotenuse and the semicircle. The equation of the circle having normal at (3 . New Delhi. Rohini.42 In a right triangle ABC.38 (B) (C) (D) none Q. then the co-ordinates of the centre of C2 are : (A)  ± .40 Q.t.r. 0) are three given points. SQ2 + SR2 = 2 SP2 is : (A) a straight line parallel to x−axis (B) a circle passing through the origin (C) a circle with the centre at the origin (D) a straight line parallel to y−axis .39 If P = (1.47 Q. ±  9  5 Q. right angled at A. then the locus of the points S satisfying the relation. a semicircle is described.±   5 5 (D)  ±  12 . 0) & R = (2. Ph.  5 9  5 Q.45 Area of the rhombus bounded by the four lines.46 Two lines p1x + q1y + r1 = 0 & p2x + q2y + r2 = 0 are conjugate lines w.44 12   5 (B)  ± . 3) as the straight line y = x and passing through the point (2 . 12x2 − 7xy − 12y2 = 0. b) intersecting the co−ordinates axes at A & B. If the equation of one line is 2y − x = 0 then the equation of the other line is : (A) 41x − 38y = 0 (B) 38x − 41y = 0 (C) 38x + 41y = 0 (D) 41x + 38y = 0 If the circle C1 : x2 + y2 = 16 intersects another circle C2 of radius 5 in such a manner that the common chord is of maximum length and has a slope equal to 3/4.43 AB + AD Quest (B) 3 6 (C) 3 8 (D) none 2 (B) AB ⋅ AD AB + AD (C) AB ⋅ AD AB ⋅ AD (D) AB2 − AD2 The equation of the pair of bisectors of the angles between two straight lines is. then the length AC equals to AB ⋅ AD 2 (A) Q.41 Q.37 A variable straight line passes through a fixed point (a.  9  5 12   5 (C)  ± 9  12 .48 If the two circles (x − 1)² + (y − 3)² = r² & x² + y² − 8x + 2y + 8 = 0 intersect in two distinct points then (A) 2 < r < 8 (B) r < 2 (C) r = 2 (4) r > 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. 65395439 [5] . − 1) . Q = (−1. ax ± by ± c = 0 is : (A) c2 2 ab (B) 2 c2 ab (C) 4 c2 ab (D) ab 4 c2 Q.Q.

58 The locus of the center of the circles such that the point (2 . Then the area of the triangle is (A) 5 (B) 3 (C) 5/2 (D) 1 The locus of the centers of the circles which cut the circles x2 + y2 + 4x − 6y + 9 = 0 and x2 + y2 − 5x + 4y − 2 = 0 orthogonally is (C) 9x − 10y + 11=0 (D) 9x + 10y + 7 = 0 (A) 9x + 10y − 7 = 0 (B) x − y + 2 = 0 Distance between the two lines represented by the line pair. touching the circle S. 2) (B) (2. Ph. then the equation of the locus of its centre is : (A) 2ax + 2by − (a² + b² + K²) = 0 (B) 2ax + 2by − (a² − b² + K²) = 0 (C) x² + y² − 3ax − 4by + (a² + b² − K²) = 0 (D) x² + y² − 2ax − 3by + (a² − b² − K²) = 0 Consider a quadratic equation in Z with parameters x and y as Z2 – xZ + (x – y)2 = 0 The parameters x and y are the co-ordinates of a variable point P w. Rohini.   5 5  5 5 (D)  .52 Q.55 Two mutually perpendicular straight lines through the origin from an isosceles triangle with the line 2x + y = 5. If the quadratic equation has equal roots then the locus of P is (A) a circle (B) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 1/2 and 2/3 (C) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 3/2 and 2 (D) a line pair through the origin of co-ordinates with slope 3/2 and 1/2 Consider the circle S ≡ x2 + y2 – 4x – 4y + 4 = 0. 65395439 [6] .t. If another circle of radius 'r' less than the radius of the circle S is drawn.56 Q.49 Let the algebraic sum of the perpendicular distances from the points (3. New Delhi. f) is : (A) g2 + f 2 (B) g2 + f 2 − c 2 Quest (B) 4 – 2 2 (C) 7 – 4 2 (D) 6 – 4 2 (B) 11 8 (C) 25 8 (D) 13 8 (C) g2 + f 2 − c 2 g2 + f 2 (D) g2 + f 2 + c 2 g2 + f 2 Q.Q. then the value of 'r' is (A) 3 – 2 2 Q.50 If a circle passes through the point (a . 21) and D(3.51 Q.   3 3 Q. Sector-8. 3) is the mid point of the chord 5x + 2y = 16 is : (A) 2x − 5y + 11 = 0 (B) 2x + 5y − 11 = 0 (C) 2x + 5y + 11 = 0 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 3) & (2. 0). an orthonormal co-ordinate system in a plane. 6). then the line passes through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are : (A) (3.r. B(13. 2) to a variable straight line be zero. If a line passing through the origin divides the parallelogram into two congruent parts then the slope of the line is (A) 11 12 Q. and the coordinate axes.54 The distance between the chords of contact of tangents to the circle . x2 − 4xy + 4y2 + x − 2y − 6 = 0 is : (A) 1 5 Q.53 Vertices of a parallelogram ABCD are A(3. 1). x2+ y2 + 2gx + 2fy + c = 0 from the origin & the point (g . b) & cuts the circle x² + y² = K² orthogonally.57 (B) 5 (C) 2 5 (D) none Q. (0. 3)  3 3 (C)  . 16). C(13.

62 Q. 5) and (4. Rohini. (0.60 The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x² + y² + 4x − 6y − 12 = 0 which subtend an angle of (A) (x − 2)² + (y + 3)² = 6. 65395439 Q.66 Q.  (A)  − .75 Q. b) is divided by the x − axis in the ratio 2 : 1 then: (A) a2 > 3 b2 (B) a2 < 3 b2 (C) a2 > 4 b2 (D) a2 < 4 b2 P lies on the line y = x and Q lies on y = 2x. y) with x ∈ (0. Point C lies on the line x = 1 such that the slope of BC equals m2 where 0 < m2 < m1. (x1. New Delhi. 0) and B(x. A point 'A' is chosen to lie between the lines at a distance 'd' from one of them.68 Q. Triangle ABC is equilateral with B on one line and C on the other parallel line . The point of intersection of the line which bisects the angle CAB internally and the line joining C to the middle point of AB is 10  5 3  7 4  5 13 7 (B)  − .     2 2  3 3 3   2 2 3 Two congruent circles with centres at (2. –11) respectively. Ph.25 (D) (x + 2)² + (y + 3)² = 18. then the largest possible value of f (x) is (A) 1 (B) 1/2 (C) 1/4 (D) 1/8 If two chords of the circle x2 + y2 − ax − by = 0. B.63 Q. (x2.59 The distance between the two parallel lines is 1 unit. 2) & (− 3.61 Given A(0. if | PQ | = 4. The length of the side of the equilateral triangle is (A) 2 2 d + d +1 3 (B) 2 d2 − d +1 3 (C) 2 d 2 − d + 1 (D) d2 − d +1 Q. y2) . y1) .67 Q.25 (C) (x + 2)² + (y − 3)² = 18. then the locus of the centroid of the triangle PQR is a straight line parallel to (A) PQ (B) QR (C) RP (D) N The angle at which the circles (x – 1)2 + y2 = 10 and x2 + (y – 2)2 = 5 intersect is π π π π (A) (B) (C) (D) 6 4 3 2 The co−ordinates of the points A. drawn from the point (a. is (A) 25x2 + 36xy + 13y2 = 4 (B) 25x2 – 36xy + 13y2 = 4 (C) 25x2 – 36xy – 13y2 = 4 (D) 25x2 + 36xy – 13y2 = 4 The points (x1. 0) .Q. −  (D)  − .69 Three lines x + 2y + 3 = 0 .75 π radians at its circumference is : 3 (B) (x + 2)² + (y − 3)² = 6. y1) are always : (A) collinear (B) concyclic (C) vertices of a square (D) vertices of a rhombus Q.64 Quest (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Let the slope of the line AB equals m1. 6) which intersect at right angles has radius equal to (A) 2 2 Q. 2) respectively. If the area of the triangle ABC can be expressed as (m1 – m2) f (x).65 If the vertices P and Q of a triangle PQR are given by (2. 3) and (5. and the point R moves along the line N: 9x + 7y + 4 = 0. C are (− 4. y2) & (x2. The equation for the locus of the mid point of PQ.  (C)  . x + 2y – 7 = 0 and 2x – y – 4 = 0 form the three sides of two squares. Sector-8. 1) and y > 0. The equation to the fourth side of each square is (A) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 (B) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (C) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (D) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 [7] .

If the line y = x + 1 cuts all the circles in real and distinct points. {(x. Two particles start moving at the same time from the point (1. b. 2 ( ) ( ) Q.point P of BC is (A) x + y = 1 (B) x + y = 2 (C) x + y = 2xy (D) 2x + 2y = 1 A circle is inscribed into a rhombous ABCD with one angle 60º. 2) (B) 1 . the two particles meet first at a point P.    2 − 2  4   (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 5) from the line 3x + y + 4 = 0 measured parallel to the line 3x − 4y + 8 = 0 is (A) 15/2 (B) 9/2 (C) 5 (D) None Three concentric circles of which the biggest is x2 + y2 = 1. 1) (C) (0. Sector-8. will lie is (A)  0 . d are all non−zero. B(0. 0) (B) (0. 65395439 [8] . If AC is perpendicular to AB and meets the y-axis in C.P. 0) The points A(a.    Q.79 Distance of the point (2.78 ( ) (C) − 2 . 3} (C) {− 3} (D) {− 1 } Given A ≡ (1. b) in the first quadrant. 0) & D(0.P.Q. d) are such that ac = bd & a. y)x2 + y2 + 2x ≤ 1} ∩ {(x. Rohini. passing through (2. The interval in which the common difference of the A. The coordinates of the point Q are (A) (1. 2 π < θ < π is : 2 Quest is equal to : (B) 11 (C) 9 (D) none Q. After leaving (1. − 1 ( ) (D) − 2 . 0). 0) and move around the circle in opposite direction.73 Q. – 1) and 7x – 10y + 1 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 5 = 0 are equations of an altitude and an angle bisector respectively drawn from B. If the two circles which pass through P and touch both the co-ordinate axes cut at right angles.76 Q. units . –1) (D) (–1. If P is any point of the circle.80 1 4 (B)  0 . ∞) (B) {− 1. C(c. and continue until they meet next at point Q.74 (A) 12 Q. then equation of BC is (A) x + y + 1 = 0 (B) 5x + y + 17 = 0 (C) 4x + 9y + 30 = 0 (D) x – 5y – 7 = 0 The range of values of 'a' such that the angle θ between the pair of tangents drawn from the point (a. 0). − 1 ∪ 1 . b). then PA + PB + PC + PD 2 2 2 2 Q. 3) and forming a triangle with coordinate axes. The the points (A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle (C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic The value of 'c' for which the set. One of the particle moves counterclockwise with constant speed v and the other moves clockwise with constant speed 3v. is (A) one (B) two (C) three (D) four P is a point (a. 1) and AB is any line through it cutting the x-axis in B. 0) to the circle x2 + y2 = 1 satisfies (A) (1. − 1] ∪ [3. then : (A) a2 − 6ab + b2 = 0 (B) a2 + 2ab − b2 = 0 2 − 4ab + b2 = 0 (C) a (D) a2 − 8ab + b2 = 0 In a triangle ABC . have their radii in A. Ph.75 The number of possible straight lines . then the equation of locus of mid.72 Q.71 Q. The distance from the centre of the circle to the nearest vertex is equal to 1 .   1   2 2 (C)  0 .77 Q.70 A circle of radius unity is centred at origin. y)x − y + c ≥ 0} contains only one point in common is : (A) (− ∞. if A (2. whose area is 12 sq. New Delhi. c.

0) .87 Q. b > 0 are : (A) b ∈ (2. Tangents are drawn to the circle x2 + y2 = 1 at the points where it is met by the circles.  .  &  d .90 [9] . 0) and (− 3. 2] (D) (2. Rohini.  c .  . If the vertical angle BAC is 90º. ∞) If  a .  . abcd is equal to (A) 4 (B) 1/4 (C) 1 (D) 16   Q. (C) angle ASB = 135° for all C.  3 2   3 1   3 2   1 2 1 4  3  8   3 1   8 8  1 1  4 8 1  3 3 1  1 1 (B)  . 'a' and 'b' being the parameters connected by a b Q.89 Triangle formed by the lines x + y = 0 .     2  4   4 4  2 4 3 9  9 3  3 3 (D)  .  &  . a2x + a by + 1 = 0 ∀ a ∈ R.88   1  b  1 c   1 d Q. 0 .  & 1 . The tangents to the circle X at P and Q meet at a point on the circle x2 + y2 = b2 then the equation of circle is (A) x2 + y2 = ab (B) x2 + y2 = (a – b)2 2 + y2 = (a + b)2 (C) x (D) x2 + y2 = a2 + b2 AB is the diameter of a semicircle k.  &  .84 Q. then the locus of the centroid of the ∆ ABC has the equation : (A) x2 + y2 = 1 (B) x2 + y2 = 2 (C) 9 (x2 + y2) = 1 (D) 9 (x2 + y2) = 4 The set of values of 'b' for which the origin and the point (1. (D) angle ASB = 150° for all C. Sector-8. 0) & C ≡ (2. 1) lie on the same side of the straight line. Ph.Q. Q are on the side AB are respectively (A)  . The locus of the point of intersection of these tangents is : (A) 2x − y + 10 = 0 (B) x + 2y − 10 = 0 (C) x − 2y + 10 = 0 (D) 2x + y − 10 = 0 Given x y + = 1 and ax + by = 1 are two variable lines.  .  . 0 . 0) respectively. (B) angle ASB is the same for all positions of C but it cannot be determined without knowing the radius. 0) . 0 .81 The co-ordinates of the vertices P. x – y = 0 and lx + my = 1.       2  4   4 4  2 4 Q. x2 + y2 − (λ + 6) x + (8 − 2 λ) y − 3 = 0 . Q.  . 0 . B ≡ (3. 4) (B) b ∈ (0.86 Quest 1 a B & C are fixed points having co−ordinates (3. New Delhi. 2) (C) b ∈ [0. 0 . R & S of square PQRS inscribed in the triangle ABC with vertices A ≡ (0.  .  . 1) given that two of its vertices P. λ being the variable . then measure of (A) angle ASB changes as C moves on k.  (C) (1.  are four distinct points on a circle of radius 4 units then.  b .  . If l and m vary subject to the condition l 2 + m2 = 1 then the locus of its circumcentre is (A) (x2 – y2)2 = x2 + y2 (B) (x2 + y2)2 = (x2 – y2) 2 + y2) = 4x2 y2 (C) (x (D) (x2 – y2)2 = (x2 + y2)2 Tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin from each point on the line 2x + y = 4.82 A tangent at a point on the circle x2 + y2 = a2 intersects a concentric circle C at two points P and Q.83 Q.85 the relation a2 + b2 = ab. Then the equation to the locus of the middle point of the chord of contact is (A) 2 (x2 + y2) = x + y (B) 2 (x2 + y2) = x + 2 y (C) 4 (x2 + y2) = 2x + y (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The locus of the point of intersection has the equation (A) x2 + y2 + xy − 1 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 – xy + 1 = 0 (C) x2 + y2 + xy + 1 = 0 (D) x2 + y2 – xy – 1 = 0 Q. 0 .  . C is an arbitrary point on the semicircle (other than A or B) and S is the centre of the circle inscribed into triangle ABC. 0 . 65395439 Q.  &  .

– 15) (D) (–6.94 2 π – 3 6 (B) π 3 – 3 (C) π 3 – 3 6 π  (D) 3 1 −  6  Q. − 8) and the points in which the line segment 2x + y + 10 = 0 enclosed between the co-ordinate axes is divided in the ratio 1 : 2 : 2 in the direction from the point of its intersection with the x-axis to the point of intersection with the y-axis is (A) π/3 (B) π/4 (C) π/6 (D) π/12 A variable circle cuts each of the circles x2 + y2 − 2x = 0 & x2 + y2 − 4x − 5 = 0 orthogonally. 0) (C) (− 5. B(2. 4 then the 3 3 (D) (1. then (A) 2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1/3 AQ is equal to : BQ (D) 3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The co−ordinates of the vertex D are : (A) (6. A triangle APQ is inscribed in the triangle OAB. with right angle at Q . 5) (C) (1.100 The radical centre of three circles taken in pairs described on the sides of a triangle ABC as diametres is the (A) centroid of the ∆ ABC (B) incentre of the ∆ ABC (C) circumcentre o the ∆ ABC (D) orthocentre of the ∆ ABC Q. x2 + y2 + 16x + 12y + c = 0 at a point Q. 11) (B) (–9.99 If in triangle ABC .101 The line x + y = p meets the axis of x & y at A & B respectively . 1). (3.98 (C)    −5 ± 5 3  . Ph. 0  2   (D)    −5 ± 5  . 8) and (4. 2 3 3 co-ordinates of mid-point of side opposite to A is : (A) (1.92 2 −1 (C) 1 2 (D) 1 2 Q.97 Quest (B)    −5 ± 3 5  . –13) (C) (–10. 0) . O being the origin. –7) The acute angle between two straight lines passing through the point M(− 6. 10) . 0  2   Q. circumcentre ≡ − 1 . 0  2   Q. P and Q lie respectively on OB and AB.93 A parallelogram has 3 of its vertices as (1. 1) determine the vertices of an equilateral trapezium ABCD. − 11/3) (B) (1. The variable circle passes through two fixed points whose co−ordinates are : (A)    −5 ± 3  . Rohini. 6) ( ) Q. A circle is tangent to two sides of ABCD and passes through exactly one of its vertices.91 The co−ordinates of three points A(−4.Q. 0  2   Q. If the area of the triangle APQ is 3/8th of the area of the triangle OAB. New Delhi. 65395439 [10] . 1) and C(3. A ≡ (1. Then the coordinates of Q are (A) (–6. 2). − 3) ( ) and orthocentre ≡ 11 . The sum of all possible x-coordinates for the 4th vertex is (A) 11 (B) 8 (C) 7 (D) 6 A pair of tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin and these tangents intersect at A enclosing an angle of 60°. The area enclosed by these tangents and the arc of the circle is (A) Q.95 The image of the pair of lines represented by ax2 + 2h xy + by2 = 0 by the line mirror y = 0 is (A) ax2 − 2h xy − by2 = 0 (B) bx2 − 2h xy + ay2 = 0 (C) bx2 + 2h xy + ay2 = 0 (D) ax2 − 2h xy + by2 = 0 A straight line with slope 2 and y-intercept 5 touches the circle. Sector-8.96 Q. 0) (D) (9. The radius of the circle is (A) 2 − 2 (B) Q. 0) ABCD is a square of unit area. 0) (B) (− 3.

105 ABC is an isosceles triangle. x + 2 y = 16 .109 Three straight lines are drawn through a point P lying in the interior of the ∆ ABC and parallel to its sides. (t. 5 8 ( ) (C) 5 ( 6 .107 A is a point on either of two lines y + 3 x = 2 at a distance of units from their point of intersection. The areas of the three resulting triangles with P as the vertex are s1. then co-ordinates of vertex A can be : (A) − 1 . If the mid − point of BC is (5. 2  3  (D) (0.108 A circle of constant radius ' a ' passes through origin ' O ' and cuts the axes of co−ordinates in points P and Q.110 The circle passing through the distinct points (1. 65395439 [11] . then the value of θ is : (A) 5π/6 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/3 (D) π/6 Q. x + y − 5 = 0 and x − 2y − 5 = 0 . − 5) (D) − 7 . 1) Q. 4) in the line y = x.103 In a triangle ABC. passes through the point : (A) (− 1. If the co-ordinates of the base are (1. The area of the triangle in terms of s1. − 1) to touch the axis of y. side AB has the equation 2 x + 3 y = 29 and the side AC has the equation. Ph. The equation of the circle is (B) x2 + y2 – 8x – 6y + 16 = 0 (A) x2 + y2 – 6x – 8y + 16 = 0 (C) x2 + y2 – 8x – 6y + 9 = 0 (D) x2 + y2 – 6x – 8y + 9 = 0 Q. 1) (C) (1. 5 2 ( ) (B) − 1 . t) for all values of ' t ' . − 1) (D) (1.111 The sides of a ∆ ABC are 2x − y + 5 = 0 . t) . 0) and (2. Rohini.102 Two circles are drawn through the points (1. 3 The co-ordinates of the foot of perpendicular from A on the bisector of the angle between them are (A)  −   Quest 4 2  . s2 and s3 is : (A) (C) s1 s 2 + s 2 s 3 + s 3 s1 (B) 3 s1 s 2 s 3 ( s1 + s 2 + s 3 ) 2 (D) none Q. 2 3  (B) (0.104 If the line x cos θ + y sin θ = 2 is the equation of a transverse common tangent to the circles x2 + y2 = 4 and x2 + y2 − 6 3 x − 6y + 20 = 0.106 A circle is drawn with y-axis as a tangent and its centre at the point which is the reflection of (3. Sector-8. They intersect at an angle (A) cot–1 3 4 (B) cos −1 4 5 (C) π 2 (D) tan−1 1 Q. 1) & (t. − 1) (B) (− 1. s2 and s3. New Delhi. 4) Q. 0) (C)   2  . 6) then the equation of BC is : (A) x − y = − 1 (B) 5 x − 2 y = 13 (C) x + y = 11 (D) 3 x − 4 y = − 9 Q. Sum of the tangents of its interior angles is : (A) 6 (B) 27/4 (C) 9 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 1 8 ( ) Q. 7) . then the equation of the locus of the foot of perpendicular from O to PQ is :  2  (A) (x2 + y2)  1 + 1  = 4 a2 x y2   2  (C) (x2 + y2)2  1 + 1  = 4 a2 x y2   2  (B) (x2 + y2)2  1 + 1  = a2 x y2   2  (D) (x2 + y2)  1 + 1  = a2 x y2  Q.Q. 3) and (− 2.

−  1 5 4 5 (B)  − . If (x1. y1).   1 4  5 5 (D)  − . such that the two circles 4 x2 + y2 = 4. y2) & (x3. is (A) 2x – 2y – 3 = 0 (B) 2x – 2y + 3 = 0 (C) x – y + 6 = 0 (D) x – y – 6 = 0 (A) 2d1 + d 2 Quest (B) d1 + 2d 2 (C) d1 + d2 d1d 2 (D) d + d 1 2 Q. then R equals (A) 2r (B) 2r (C) 2r 2− 3 (D) 4r 3− 5 Q.120 Tangents are drawn from any point on the circle x2 + y2 = R2 to the circle x2 + y2 = r2. New Delhi.121 An equilateral triangle has each of its sides of length 6 cm .114 Let x & y be the real numbers satisfying the equation x2 − 4x + y2 + 3 = 0. Ph. The equation to the line pair is : (B) 5x2 − 26xy − 5y2 = 0 (A) 5x2 − 24xy − 5y2 = 0 2 + 24xy − 5y2 = 0 (C) 5x (D) 5x2 + 26xy − 5y2 = 0 Q. the diameter of the circle is : 2 2 Q.Q. If d1 & d2 are the distances of the tangent to the circle at the origin O from the points A and B respectively. then the numerical value of M − m is : (A) 2 (B) 8 (C) 15 (D) none of these Q. Sector-8. 65395439 [12] .117 A pair of perpendicular straight lines is drawn through the origin forming with the line 2x + 3y = 6 an isosceles triangle right angled at the origin. Rohini. (x2. y3) are its vertices then the value of the determinant. If the maximum and minimum values of x2 + y2 are M & m respectively.112 If a circle of constant radius 3k passes through the origin 'O' and meets co-ordinate axes at A and B then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is (A) x2 + y2 = (2k)2 (B) x2 + y2 = (3k)2 (C) x2 + y2 = (4k)2 (D) x2 + y2 = (6k)2 Q. x2 + y2 – 10x – 14y + 65 = 0 intercept equal lengths on it. Q.119 If the line y = mx bisects the angle between the lines ax2 + 2h xy + by2 = 0 then m is a root of the quadratic equation : (A) hx2 + (a − b) x − h = 0 (B) x2 + h (a − b) x − 1 = 0 (C) (a − b) x2 + hx − (a − b) = 0 (D) (a − b) x2 − hx − (a − b) = 0 Q.   1 4  5 5 (C)  . x1 x2 x3 y1 1 y2 1 y3 1 2 is equal to : (B) 243 (C) 486 (D) 972 (A) 192 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.118 The equation of a line inclined at an angle π to the axis X.116 A line meets the co-ordinate axes in A & B.115 If the straight lines joining the origin and the points of intersection of the curve 5x2 + 12xy − 6y2 + 4x − 2y + 3 = 0 and x + ky − 1 = 0 are equally inclined to the co-ordinate axes then the value of k : (A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to − 1 (C) is equal to 2 (D) does not exist in the set of real numbers . A circle is circumscribed about the triangle OAB. If the line joining the points of intersection of these tangents with the first circle also touch the second. −   1  5 4 5 Q.113 Chords of the curve 4x2 + y2 − x + 4y = 0 which subtend a right angle at the origin pass through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are (A)  .

The co−ordinates of vertex A are (− 5.130 A point (x1. A line through B.122 A variable circle C has the equation x2 + y2 – 2(t2 – 3t + 1)x – 2(t2 + 2t)y + t = 0. x2 + y2 + x(g – x1) + y(f − y1) – (gx1 + fy1) = 0 (C) least radius of a circle passing through the points 'A' & the origin is. − 2) and B is (2.   10 10  1  1 (D)  − .131 Let u ≡ ax + by + a 3 b = 0 v ≡ bx − ay + b 3 a = 0 a.126 A straight line l1 with equation x – 2y + 10 = 0 meets the circle with equation x2 + y2 = 100 at B in the first quadrant. The value of 't' is (A) 12 (B) 15 (C) 20 (D) 25 Q.129 The area of triangle ABC is 20 cm2. x2 + y2 + 2gx + 2fg + c = 0 with centre at the origin and AP. slope of OB is 7 and OA = OB. where t is a parameter. − 7) (D) (7. sin  2 (x1 + g) 2 + (y1 + f )2   ( )( )     Q.t. 3) (B) (− 3. 0).b) w. the circle C is constant then the ordered pair (a. 2 2 2 2  1 −1  2 g + f − c x1 + y1 + 2gx1 + 2fy1 + c (D) the ∠ between the two tangent is. x − y = 2 . 65395439 [13] .125 The co-ordinates of a point P on the line 2x − y + 5 = 0 such that PA − PB is maximum where A is (4. and D is the diameter of a circle superscribed on the triangle.124 Let C be a circle with two diameters intersecting at an angle of 30 degrees. If d is the diameter of a circle inscribed into the triangle. − 17) (C) (− 11. where t is a parameter. 0) and B are (3.Q. then the slope of AB is: (A) − 1/5 (B) − 1/4 (C) − 1/3 (D) − 1/2 Q. y1) is outside the circle. b ∈ R be two straight lines.128 Let a and b represent the length of a right triangle's legs.   10 10  1 1 (C)  . Sector-8. − 5) (C) (− 5. AQ are tangents to the circle. If the power of point P(a. b) is 1 1 (A)  . The largest radius of C is (A) 1 + 6+ 2 (B) 1 + 6− 2 (C) 6+ 2 –1 (D) none of these Q.127 A variable circle C has the equation x2 + y2 – 2(t2 – 3t + 1)x – 2(t2 + 2t)y + t = 0. The co−ordinates of C are (A) (5. A circle S is tangent to both the diameters and to C. New Delhi. then d + D equals (A) a + b (B) 2(a + b) 1 (C) (a + b) (D) a 2 + b 2 2 Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Quest (g 2 2 2 + f 2 − c x1 + y1 + 2gx1 + 2fy1 + c Q. t). 17) (D) (0. Rohini. Ph. −  10   10  1 1 (B)  − . 27) (B) (− 11. The locus of the centre of the circle is (A) a parabola (B) an ellipse (C) a hyperbola (D) pair of straight lines Q.123 Points A & B are in the first quadrant.r. 5) Q. If the slope of OA is 1. Then : (A) area of the quadriletral formed by the pair of tangents and the corresponding radii through the points of contact is )( ) (x1 + g)2 + (y1 + f )2 (B) equation of the circle circumscribing the ∆APQ is. The equation of the bisectors of the angle formed by k1u − k2v = 0 & k1u + k2v = 0 for non zero real k1 & k2 are: (A) u = 0 (B) k2u + k1v = 0 (C) k2u − k1v = 0 (D) v = 0 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. −   10 10  Q. point 'O' is the origin . 5) Q. and has radius unity. perpendicular to l1 cuts the y-axis at P (0. − 4) will be : (A) (11. The vertex C lies on the line.

B. The co−ordinates of the point on the circle at which the moving point broke away can be : (A)  − 3 . 0) . 0) & B′ (0. (5. 1) (C) (− 5.136 The equation of a circle with centre (4. − 5) (B) (5. represents : sinθ cosθ Q. − 6) (B) (2.142 The circles x (A) are such that the number of common tangents on them is 2 (B) are not orthogonal (C) are such that the length of their common tangent is 5 (12/5)1/4 (A) (0. Ph.137 Two vertices of the ∆ ABC are at the points A(− 1. 3) and touching the circle x2 + y2 = 1 is : (A) x2 + y2 − 8x − 6y − 9 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 − 8x − 6y + 11 = 0 2 + y2 − 8x − 6y − 11 = 0 (C) x (D) x2 + y2 − 8x − 6y + 9 = 0 y − y1 x − x1 = = r . − 4) & (5. − 1) and B(4. − a) (D)  − 2 .140 Point M moved along the circle (x − 4)2 + (y − 8)2 = 20 .139 Line x y x y + = 1 cuts the co−ordinate axes at A(a. Q. B′ are concyclic then the orthocentre of the triangle ABA′ is: (A) (0. 4) Q. if r is constant & θ is a variable (C) a straight line passing through a fixed point & having a known slope (D) a circle with a known centre & a given radius. If the area of the ∆ is 19/2 then the possible co−ordinates of the vertex C are: (A) (5. The point(s) on this circle. Sector-8. 10) (B) (3.138 A circle passes through the points (− 1. −b′). a) (D) are such that the length of their common chord is 5 3 .141 If one vertex of an equilateral triangle of side 'a' lies at the origin and the other lies on the line x − 3 y = 0 then the co-ordinates of the third vertex are : (B)  2 . if θ is constant & r is variable (B) equation of a circle. 2) can be : (A) (8. 6) & (− 1. 0) & B (0. 4). Rohini. 5) Q. 65395439 [14] . 6) and (5. 5) Q. the tangent(s) at which is/are parallel to the straight line joining the origin to its centre is/are : (A) (1. b) & the line + = − 1 at a b a ′ b′ Quest (B) (0. (0.   b b'   a  Q.132 (A) equation of a straight line. − 2) (D) none Q. − 1) (D) (− 1. 1) . 10) (C) (− 8. − 5) (D) (5.133 All the points lying inside the triangle formed by the points (1.135 The co-ordinates of the fourth vertex of the parallelogram where three of its vertices are (− 3.   A′ (−a′. 3). 2          2 + y2 + 2x + 4y − 20 = 0 & x2 + y2 + 6x − 8y + 10 = 0 Q. A′.134 The equations of the tangents drawn from the origin to the circle. 2) satisfy (A) 3x + 2y ≥ 0 (B) 2x + y + 1 ≥ 0 (C) 2x + 3y − 12 ≥ 0 (D) − 2x + 11 ≥ 0 Q. 5) and the third vertex lines on the straight line y = 5(x − 3) . 4) (D) (3. − 2  (C) (0. New Delhi. 2  3a a  3a a Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 0) (C) (2.Q. 46     5 5 2 44 (B)  − . Then it broke away from it and moving along a tangent to the circle. x² + y² − 2rx − 2hy + h² = 0 are (A) x = 0 (B) y = 0 (C) (h² − r²) x − 2rhy = 0 (D) (h² − r²)x + 2rhy = 0 Q. 0)  b  (D)  0 . b') aa ′  (C)  0 . cuts the x−axis at the point (− 2. (0.     5 5 (C) (6. If the points A. 5) .

then (A) the lines will pass through a fixed point (B) there will be a set of parallel lines (C) all the lines intersect the line x = x1 (D) all the lines will be parallel to the line y = x1. 4) respectively. (D) have 3x + 4y + 1 = 0 as the common tangent at the point of contact. 3 − 3 ( ) (C) 3 − 3 . Points B and C are chosen on these two lines such that AB = AC .146 The circles x2 + y2 − 2x − 4y + 1 = 0 and x2 + y2 + 4x + 4y − 1 = 0 (A) touch internally (B) touch externally (C) have 3x + 4y − 1 = 0 as the common tangent at the point of contact. 3) is (A) 3x − y − 3 = 0 (B) x + 3y − 11 = 0 (C) 3x + y − 9 = 0 (D) x − 3y + 7 = 0 Q. 2). 1). 2) and (5.151 Equation of a straight line passing through the point (2. (1. 0) . If the ratio of the slopes of u = 0 and v = 0 is 9/2 then their equations are: (A) y = 3x & 3y = 2x (B) 2y = 3x & 3y = x (C) y + 3x = 0 & 3y + 2x = 0 (D) 2y + 3x = 0 & 3y + x = 0 Q. − 21/ 2  1 2   Q.145 Given two straight lines x − y − 7 = 0 and x − y + 3 = 0. is/are : (A) 4 − 3 . 2). 3) and inclined at an angle of arc tan 1 with the line y + 2x = 5 is: 2 Quest ) (B) 4 + 3 . (2.149 Which of the following lines have the intercepts of equal lengths on the circle. (− 2. (2. 1). Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (1.150 Straight lines 2x + y = 5 and x − 2y = 3 intersect at the point A . − 1) and C(7. 3 + 3 ( Q. 3) . (1. k) . 2) (D) (− 2. x2 + y2 − 2x + 4y = 0? (A) 3x − y = 0 (B) x + 3y = 0 (C) x + 3y + 10 = 0 (D) 3x − y − 10 = 0 Q. If m & x1 are fixed and different lines are drawn for different values of y1. 1). (− 1. (− 1. Rohini. B(1. Equation of a line which divides the distance between them in the ratio 3 : 2 can be : (A) x − y − 1 = 0 (B) x − y − 3 = 0 (C) y = x (D) x − y + 1 = 0 Q. 1).153 Consider the equation y − y1 = m (x − x1). (− 2. 1). Q.143 Two straight lines u = 0 and v = 0 passes through the origing forming an angle of tan −1 (7/9) with each other .148 A and B are two fixed points whose co-ordinates are (3. 2) Q. 21/ 2    2  (D)  . 65395439 [15] . Then the equation of a line BC passing through the point (2. (− 2. orthocentre. Sector-8. 4 + 3 ( ) (D) 3 + 3 . − 1). 1     2 2 1 3 (B)  . The co-ordinates of a point P if ABP is an equilateral triangle. 0) and touching the circle x2 + y2=9 is/are : (A)  3 . 2) (C) (2. Ph. (2. Value(s) of k for which centroid. 2). 4 − 3 ( ) (A) y = 3 (B) x = 2 (C) 3x + 4y − 18 = 0 (D) 4x + 3y − 17 = 0 Q.147 Three vertices of a triangle are A(4. − 1). (− 1.Q.152 The x − co-ordinates of the vertices of a square of unit area are the roots of the equation x2 − 3x + 2 = 0 and the y − co-ordinates of the vertices are the roots of the equation y2 − 3y + 2 = 0 then the possible vertices of the square is/are : (A) (1. 1). 2). (1. New Delhi.     2 2 1 (C)  .144 The centre(s) of the circle(s) passing through the points (0. incentre and circumcentre of the ∆ ABC lie on the same straight line is/are : (A) 7 (B) − 1 (C) − 19/8 (D) none Q. 2) (B) (− 1.

124 A Q.90 Q.109 C Q.77 B C D C B D D C B D B A D B Q.4 Q.148 A.5 Q.95 Q.113 A Q.C Q.D Q.80 C Q.15 Q.44 Q.72 Q.76 B C B B D B A A A D C Q.123 D Q.D Q.30 Q.10 Q.78 Q.D Q.13 Q.122 B Q.73 A B B A B C B D B B Q.9 Q.B.101 D Q.144 C.27 Q.32 Q.120 B Q. Ph.2 Q.D Q.41 Q.145 A.59 Q.B.83 C A D Q.79 Q.133 A.B Q.143 A. New Delhi.8 Q.38 Q.98 Q.118 A Q.B Q.42 Q.117 A Q.28 Q.65 B C A B A A B D A D D C Q.70 Q.88 Q.B Q.C.20 Q.54 Q.75 A D D A B D A C D B C Q.57 Q.94 B B Q.102 A Q.92 Q.D Q.138 B.110 D Q.93 A Q.C Q.D Q.97 C B D Q.D Q.71 Q.111 B Q.137 A.146 B. 65395439 Q.121 D Q.7 Q.84 Q.63 Q.C Q.116 C Q.142 A.96 A D Q.105 D Q.23 Q.141 A.37 Q.12 Q.60 Q.B.69 Q.B.1 Q.62 Q.87 Q.26 Q.11 Q.126 C Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.51 Q.119 A Q.61 Q.136 C.151 B.58 Q.91 Q.33 Q.150 A.68 Q.19 Q.66 Q.6 Q.B.C Q.56 Q.106 C Q.16 Q.D Q.47 Q.D Q.132 A.125 B Q.152 A.C.85 Q.45 Q.131 A.B.99 D A B B A A A A B B D D A A A Q. Rohini.86 Q.22 Q.36 Q.46 Q.40 Q.14 Q.D Q.18 Q.114 B Q.82 A Q.B Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.64 Q.39 Q.67 Q.C [16] .112 A Q.B Q.C Q. Sector-8.147 B.108 C Q.129 B.C Q.3 Q.153 B.24 Q.100 D Q.29 Q.127 A Quest Q.25 Q.48 Q.D Q.31 Q.C.35 Q.C Q.74 A A C C B D C B B D B Q.128 A Q.49 Q.B.149 A.52 Q.115 B Q.43 Q.103 C Q.135 A.C.ANSWER KEY Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.81 D C Q.55 Q.104 D Q.D Q.17 Q.130 A.C.107 B Q.34 Q.89 Q.50 Q.21 Q.139 B.53 Q.140 B.134 A.

TARGET IIT JEE MATHEMATICS STRAIGHT LINES & CIRCLES. .

units Quest Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. the number of lines situated at a distance of 10 from the point M (2. 3) on the circle x² + 4x + (y − 3)² = 0 a chord AB is drawn & extended to a point M such that AM = 2 AB. x – 3y + 9 = 0 and 3x – 2y + 1= 0 (A) 16 sq. From the point A (0 . (4.9 Q. 4) (D) none The area of triangle formed by the lines x + y – 3 = 0 .1 Coordinates of the centre of the circle which bisects the circumferences of the circles x2 + y2 = 1 . The radius of the circle is (A) 3 5 Q. – 2) One side of a square is inclined at an acute angle α with the positive x-axis.3 Given the family of lines. 2) is reflected at a point B on the x − axis and then passes through (5. and one of its extremities is at the origin. Then the equation of AB is : (A) 5x + 4y = 13 (B) 5x − 4y = − 3 (C) 4x + 5y = 14 (D) 4x − 5y = − 6 Q. 3) (B) (8 .Circle & Straight line There are 125 questions in this question bank. New Delhi. Rohini. 2) (D) (– 2. − 3) is : (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) ∞ Q. Ph.5 The co-ordinate of the point on the circle x² + y² − 12x − 4y + 30 = 0. If the remaining three vertices of the square lie above the x-axis and the side of a square is 4. units (D) 9 sq. which is farthest from the origin are : (A) (9 .7 The number of common tangent(s) to the circles x² + y² + 2x + 8y − 23 = 0 and x² + y² − 4x − 10y + 19 = 0 is : (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 The four points whose co−ordinates are (2.10 [2] . x2 + y2 + 2x – 3 = 0 and x2 + y2 + 2y – 3 = 0 is (A) (–1. 5). 5) (C) (12 . –1) (B) (3. 3) . Among the lines of the family.2 Q. a (2x + y + 4) + b (x − 2y − 3) = 0 . units 7 (C) 4 sq. (5. 4). Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. 2) form : (A) a rectangle which is not a square (B) a trapezium which is not a parallelogram (C) a square (D) a rhombus which is not a square. The equation of the locus of M is : (A) x² + 8x + y² = 0 (B) x² + 8x + (y − 3)² = 0 (C) (x − 3)² + 8x + y² = 0 (D) x² + 8x + 8y² = 0 A ray of light passing through the point A (1. 5) and the centre of the circles lies on x – 2y = 4. (1. 65395439 Q. then the equation of the diagonal of the square which is not passing through the origin is (A) (cos α + sin α) x + (cos α – sin α) y = 4 (B) (cos α + sin α) x – (cos α – sin α) y = 4 (C) (cos α – sin α) x + (cos α + sin α) y = 4 (D) (cos α – sin α) x – (cos α + sin α) y = 4 cos 2α The line 2x – y + 1 = 0 is tangent to the circle at the point (2. 3) (C) (2.4 (B) 5 3 (C) 2 5 (D) 5 2 Q.8 Q. Sector-8. units 7 (B) 10 sq.6 Q. 1).

2) (C) (− 1. − 2) A rhombus is inscribed in the region common to the two circles x2 + y2 − 4x − 12 = 0 and x2 + y2 + 4x − 12 = 0 with two of its vertices on the line joining the centres of the circles. −2) (D)  − .  is : (A) ax + by = 0 (C) x2 + y2 − ax − by + (B) ax + by = a2 + b2  a b  2 2 Q.12 If A & B are the points (− 3. q) and the equation to the side AB & AC are px + qy = 1 & qx + py = 1 . then the co−ordinates of the point C on AB produced such that AC = 2 BC are : (A) (2. 4) chords are drawn to the circle x² + y² − 4x = 0 . The locus of the mid points of the chords is : (A) x² + y² − 5x − 4y + 6 = 0 (B) x² + y² + 5x − 4y + 6 = 0 (C) x² + y² − 5x + 4y + 6 = 0 (D) x² + y² − 5x − 4y − 6 = 0 The lines y − y1 = m (x − x1) ± a 1 + m 2 are tangents to the same circle . − 2) (D) (1.18 Q. Rohini. Ph. bcx + cay + ab = 0 passes through a fixed point whose co−ordinates are : (A) (1.15 Quest Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The area of the rhombous is : (A) 8 3 sq.19 [3] . 2) (B) (4 .13 The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x2 + y2 − ax − by = 0 which subtend a right angle at  . Then sin θ = (A) 24 25 (B) 12 25 (C) 3 4 (D) none Q. 7) (D) (2 . 4) (C) (2 .units (B) 4 3 sq.units (D) none Q. 4) (B) (3.11 Two circles of radii 4 cms & 1 cm touch each other externally and θ is the angle contained by their direct common tangents.17 Q.16 Q. 65395439 a 2 +b 2 =0 8 (D) x2 + y2 − ax − by − a 2 +b 2 =0 8 Q.Q. c are in harmonical progression then the line. 5) If a. Sector-8. 7) (C) (7. 1).units (C) 16 3 sq. 4) and (2.   1 5  2 2 Q. The radius of the circle is : (A) a/2 (B) a (C) 2a (D) none The centre of the smallest circle touching the circles x² + y² − 2y − 3 = 0 and x² + y² − 8x − 18y + 93 = 0 is : (A) (3 . New Delhi. 2) (B) (− 1. The equation of the median through A is : (A) (p − 2q) x + (q − 2p) y + 1 = 0 (B) (p + q) (x + y) − 2 = 0 (C) (2pq − 1) (px + qy − 1) = (p2 + q2 − 1) (qx + py − 1) (D) none From (3 . b.14 The base BC of a triangle ABC is bisected at the point (p.

SQ2 + SR2 = 2 SP2 is : (A) a straight line parallel to x−axis (B) a circle passing through the origin (C) a circle with the centre at the origin (D) a straight line parallel to y−axis . then the equation of the locus of its centre is : (A) 2ax + 2by − (a² + b² + K²) = 0 (B) 2ax + 2by − (a² − b² + K²) = 0 (C) x² + y² − 3ax − 4by + (a² + b² − K²) = 0 (D) x² + y² − 2ax − 3by + (a² − b² − K²) = 0 The co−ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle bounded by the lines. 0) & R = (2. b) & cuts the circle x² + y² = K² orthogonally.20 A variable straight line passes through the points of intersection of the lines. 1) is : (A) x2 + y2 − 2x − 4y + 3 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 − 2x + 4y − 5 = 0 2 + y2 + 2x + 4y − 13 = 0 (C) x (D) none If P = (1. Sector-8. then the locus of the points S satisfying the relation.28 The equation of the pair of bisectors of the angles between two straight lines is. d are all non-zero.29 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Then the points : (A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle (C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic Q. B (0 . − 2) The distance between the chords of contact of tangents to the circle .22 A variable straight line passes through a fixed point (a. 65395439 [4] . If a circle passes through the point (a . 2) (D) (1. 0) & D (0 . C (c .25 Q. 0) are three given points. 4x − 7y + 10 = 0.27 (D) g2 + f 2 + c 2 g2 + f 2 Q. right angled at A. 0) . c.23 Q. a semicircle is described. New Delhi.Q. b) . Ph. 12x2 − 7xy − 12y2 = 0 .26 Q. The locus of the middle point of AB is : (A) x + 3y − 10xy = 0 (B) x − 3y + 10xy = 0 (C) x + 3y + 10xy = 0 (D) none In a right triangle ABC. Rohini. x2+ y2 + 2gx+2fy+ c=0 from the origin & the point (g . If the equation of one line is 2y − x = 0 then the equation of the other line is : (A) 41x − 38y = 0 (B) 38x − 41y = 0 (C) 38x + 41y = 0 (D) 41x + 38y = 0 The points A (a .21 AB ⋅ AD AB + AD (C) AB ⋅ AD AB ⋅ AD (D) AB2 − AD2 Q. d) are such that ac = bd & a. x + y=5 and 7x + 4y = 15 is : (A) (2. b.24 Quest (C) g2 + f 2 − c 2 g2 + f 2 Q. 0) . b) intersecting the co−ordinates axes at A & B. x + 2y = 1 and 2x − y = 1 and meets the co−ordinate axes in A & B . If 'O' is the origin then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is : (A) bx + ay − 3xy = 0 (B) bx + ay − 2xy = 0 (C) ax + by − 3xy = 0 (D) none The equation of the circle having the lines y2 − 2y + 4x − 2xy = 0 as its normals & passing through the point (2 . The chord joining A with the point of intersection D of the hypotenuse and the semicircle. then the length AC equals to AB ⋅ AD (A) AB 2 + AD 2 (B) Q. 1) (B) (− 1. f) is : (A) g2 + f 2 (B) g2 + f 2 − c 2 Q. Q = (−1. on the leg AC as diameter. 2) (C) (1.

point P of BC is (A) x + y = 1 (B) x + y = 2 (C) x + y = 2xy (D) 2x + 2y = 1 The locus of the centers of the circles such that the point (2 .35 Q.25 (C) (x + 2)² + (y − 3)² = 18.Q. If the stick begins to slide on the floor then the locus of its middle point is : (A) x2 + y2 = 2. y2) & (x2.33 Q. Ph. 1) and AB is any line through it cutting the x-axis in B.25 (D) (x + 2)² + (y + 3)² = 18. 3) is the mid point of the chord 5x + 2y = 16 is : (A) 2x − 5y + 11 = 0 (B) 2x + 5y − 11 = 0 (C) 2x + 5y + 11 = 0 (D) none A stick of length 10 units rests against the floor & a wall of a room .36 Quest (B) (x + 2)² + (y − 3)² = 6. ax ± by ± c = 0 is : (A) c2 2 ab Q.31 The locus of the centers of the circles which cut the circles x2 + y2 + 4x − 6y + 9 = 0 and x2 + y2 − 5x + 4y − 2 = 0 orthogonally is (A) 9x + 10y − 7 = 0 (B) x − y + 2 = 0 (C) 9x − 10y + 11 = 0 (D) 9x + 10y + 7 = 0 Area of the rhombus bounded by the four lines. units .75 π radians at its circumference is : 3 Q.32 (B) 2 c2 ab (C) 4 c2 ab (D) ab 4 c2 Q. whose area is 12 sq. Rohini.34 Given A ≡ (1. y1) . Sector-8. (x1. 1) is rotated about A in the anticlock wise direction through an angle of 15º . The equation of the line in the new position is : (A) x − 3 y − 2 = 0 (B) x − 2y − 2 = 0 (C) 3x−y−2 3 =0 (D) none Q. 3) and forming a triangle with coordinate axes. New Delhi. 65395439 [5] . b) a straight line is drawn to meet the axes at Q & R.30 The line joining two points A (2.39 Q. Then the area of the triangle is : (A) 5 (B) 3 (C) 5/2 (D) 1 Q. If the parallelogram OQSR is completed then the equation of the locus of S is (given 'O' is the origin) : (A) a b + =1 x y (C) a b + =2 x y (D) a b + =2 y x Q. If AC is perpendicular to AB and meets the y-axis in C. y2) . then the equation of locus of mid.37 Through a given point P (a.40 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. B (3.5 (B) x2 + y2 = 25 (C) x2 + y2 = 100 (D) none The locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle x² + y² + 4x − 6y − 12 = 0 which subtend an angle of (A) (x − 2)² + (y + 3)² = 6. 0) . passing through (2.38 The points (x1. y1) are always : (A) collinear (B) concyclic (C) vertices of a square (D) vertices of a rhombus The number of possible straight lines . (x2.75 (B) a b + =1 y x Q. is (A) one (B) two (C) three (D) four Two mutually perpendicular straight lines through the origin from an isosceles triangle with the line 2x + y = 5 .

− 1 ∪ 1 . 0) . Co-ordinates of the centre of the circle inscribed in the square are (A) (3.48 ( ) (D) − 2 . b). 3} (C) {− 3} (D) {− 1 } Co-ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle whose vertices are A(0. d are all non−zero. 4) and C(4.   4 Q. 0) to the circle x2 + y2 = 1 satisfies (A) (1. New Delhi. β) is a point on the circle whose centre is on the x -axis and which touches the line x + y = 0 at (2. 2 π < θ < π is : 2 Q. 65395439 [6] . ∞) (B) {− 1. B(0. –11) respectively. − 1] ∪ [3. {(x.47 Q. 1) (B) (3. 4) (C) (3.Q.44 Q. B(3.42 Q. d) are such that ac = bd & a. c.46 Quest ( ) (C) − 2 . Ph. b. –2).45 Three lines x + 2y + 3 = 0 . 0) & D(0. The the points : (A) form a parallelogram (B) do not lie on a circle (C) form a trapezium (D) are concyclic If (α. y)x2 + y2 + 2x ≤ 1} ∩ {(x. then : (B) a2 + 2ab − b2 = 0 (A) a2 − 6ab + b2 = 0 (C) a2 − 4ab + b2 = 0 (D) a2 − 8ab + b2 = 0 If the vertices P and Q of a triangle PQR are given by (2. and the point R moves along the line N: 9x + 7y + 4 = 0. 6) (B) (4.41 The angle at which the circles (x – 1)2 + y2 = 10 and x2 + (y – 2)2 = 5 intersect is π π π π (A) (B) (C) (D) 6 4 3 2 A pair of straight lines x2 – 8x + 12 = 0 and y2 – 14y + 45 = 0 are forming a square. The equation to the fourth side of each square is (A) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 (B) 2x – y + 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (C) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y – 6 = 0 (D) 2x – y – 14 = 0 & 2x – y + 6 = 0 P is a point (a. 2) (B) 1 . If the two circles which pass through P and touch both the co-ordinate axes cut at right angles. 5) and (4.49 The points A(a. Rohini. then the locus of the centroid of the triangle PQR is a straight line parallel to (A) PQ (B) QR (C) RP (D) N The range of values of 'a' such that the angle θ between the pair of tangents drawn from the point (a. y)x − y + c ≥ 0} contains only one point in common is : (A) (− ∞.43 Q. then the greatest value of α is (A) 4 – 2 Q. − 1 Q. 0). 3)  3 (D)  3. 8) (D) none The value of 'c' for which the set. 0) is (A) (3. 7) (C) (4. 2 ( ) ( ) Q. x + 2y – 7 = 0 and 2x – y – 4 = 0 form the three sides of two squares. b) in the first quadrant.50 (B) 6 (C) 4 + 2 2 (D) 4 + 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. C(c. Sector-8.

Q. c are in : (A) A.Q. Ph. R =  x .    2 − 2  4   (D) none Q.P. λ being the variable . The equation of the incident and reflected beams are respectively : (A) 4 x − 3 y + 18 = 0 & y = 6 (B) x − 2 y + 8 = 0 & x = 5 (C) x + 2 y − 8 = 0 & y = 6 (D) none of these If the two circles. If the line y = x + 1 cuts all the circles in real and distinct points.P.P. x2 + y2 − (λ + 6) x + (8 − 2 λ) y − 3 = 0 . have their radii in A. (B) G. r where xk ≠ 0. The locus of the point of intersection has the equation (A) x2 + y2 + xy − 1 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 – xy + 1 = 0 2 + y2 + xy + 1 = 0 (C) x (D) x2 + y2 – xy – 1 = 0 Q.57 If P ≡   (B) f1 f = 2 g1 g2 Q. x2 + y2 + 2 g1x + 2 f1y = 0 & x2 + y2 + 2 g2x + 2 f2y = 0 touch each then: (A) f1 g1 = f2 g2 Q. Q =   xp  ( p − q) 2 + (q − r ) 2 + ( r − p ) 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The interval in which the common difference of the A.58 Tangents are drawn to the circle x2 + y2 = 1 at the points where it is met by the circles.   1   2 2 (C)  0 .    1 4 Q.53 Given x y + = 1 and ax + by = 1 are two variable lines.P. p .52 (B)  0 . will lie is (A)  0 . (D) A. 10) reflects from the line 2x + y .6 = 0 and then passes through the point B(5. x2 + y2 = a2 to the circle x2 + y2 = b2 touches the circle x2 + y2 = c2 then a. q .54 The chord of contact of the tangents drawn from a point on the circle. denotes the kth term of an H. Sector-8. for   r   q  (B) ∆ PQR is a right angled triangle (C) the points P. 5) from the line 3x + y + 4 = 0 measured parallel to the line 3x − 4y + 8 = 0 is (A) 15/2 (B) 9/2 (C) 5 (D) None Three concentric circles of which the biggest is x2 + y2 = 1. b. (∆ PQR) = 2 Q.59 [7] . 6) . The locus of the point of intersection of these tangents is : (A) 2x − y + 10 = 0 (B) x + 2y − 10 = 0 (C) x − 2y + 10 = 0 (D) 2x + y − 10 = 0 The acute angle between two straight lines passing through the point M(− 6.P.56 Quest (C) f1 f2 = g1 g2 (D) none  1  . then :  1   1    x .G. Rohini.P. (C) H. A light beam emanating from the point A(3.51 Distance of the point (2. − 8) and the points in which the line segment 2x + y + 10 = 0 enclosed between the co-ordinate axes is divided in the ratio 1 : 2 : 2 in the direction from the point of its intersection with the x − axis to the point of intersection with the y − axis is : (A) π/3 (B) π/4 (C) π/6 (D) π/12 p2 q2 r2 (A) Ar. 'a' and 'b' being the parameters connected by a b the relation a2 + b2 = ab. R are collinear (D) none Q. 65395439 k ∈ N. New Delhi.P.55 Q.

62 If  a . 0) and (− 3. then the slope of AB is : (A) − 1/5 (B) − 1/4 (C) − 1/3 (D) − 1/2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. y2) & (x3.  c . If (x1.63 The pair of straight lines x2 − 4xy + y2 = 0 together with the line x + y + 4 6 = 0 form a triangle which is : (A) right angled but not isosceles (B) right isosceles (C) scalene (D) equilateral If two chords. If the slope of OA is 1.60 B & C are fixed points having co−ordinates (3.67 Q. x1 x2 x3 (A) 192 y1 1 y2 1 y3 1 2 Quest is equal to : (B) 243 (C) 486 (D) 972 5 Q. b/2) then : (A) a2 > 8b2 (B) b2 > 2a2 (C) a2 > 2b2 (D) a2 = 2b2 Q.65 If the line y = mx bisects the angle between the lines ax2 + 2h xy + by2 = 0 then m is a root of the quadratic equation : (A) hx2 + (a − b) x − h = 0 (B) x2 + h (a − b) x − 1 = 0 (C) (a − b) x2 + hx − (a − b) = 0 (D) (a − b) x2 − hx − (a − b) = 0 Tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin from each point on the line 2x + y = 4. y3) are its vertices then the value of the determinant.69 Points A & B are in the first quadrant .Q. slope of OB is 7 and OA = OB. New Delhi.68 Two circles whose radii are equal to 4 and 8 intersect at right angles.  are four distinct points on a circle of radius 4 units then.  &  d . (x2.66 Q. point 'O' is the origin .61 (B)  − . abcd is equal to (A) 4 (B) 1/4 (C) 1 (D) 16   1 a Q. −  1 5 4 5   1 b   Q. 65395439 [8] . Sector-8. 2 (x2 + y2) − 2ax − by = 0 (a ≠ 0 .  . The length of their common chord is (A) 16 (B) 8 (C) 4 6 (D) 8 5 5 Q.   1 4  5 5 (D)  − . b ≠ 0) from the point (a. Ph.64 Q. each bisected by the x − axis can be drawn to the circle.  1 c   1 d  1 4  5 5 (C)  . If the vertical angle BAC is 90º. y1) . then the locus of the centroid of the ∆ ABC has the equation : (A) x2 + y2 = 1 (B) x2 + y2 = 2 (C) 9 (x2 + y2) = 1 (D) 9 (x2 + y2) = 4 Chords of the curve 4x2 + y2 − x + 4y = 0 which subtend a right angle at the origin pass through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are : (A)  . 0) respectively .  . Rohini.  b . −   1  5 4 5 Q. Then the equation to the locus of the middle point of the chord of contact is (A) 2 (x2 + y2) = x + y (B) 2 (x2 + y2) = x + 2 y (C) 4 (x2 + y2) = 2x + y (D) none An equilateral triangle has each of its sides of length 6 cm .

27) (B) (− 11.71 3 &3 2 &2 (B) 2 & 2 2 (D) 2 2 & 4 The co-ordinates of a point P on the line 2x − y + 5 = 0 such that PA − PB is maximum where A is (4. − 2) and B is (2. ∞] (C) [− 2. − 2] (B) [0.72 Q. − sin2 1) π (D) a straight line passing through the point  . New Delhi. Two of them has radius 3. ∞] If the line x cos θ + y sin θ = 2 is the equation of a transverse common tangent to the circles x2 + y2 = 4 and x2 + y2 − 6 3 x − 6y + 20 = 0. λ2) does not lie inside the triangle formed by the lines. − sin2 1) with slope 2 (B) a straight line passing through (0 . then the value of θ is : (A) 5π/6 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/3 (D) π/6 The graph of the function. 0) (C) a parabola with vertex (1 . The area enclosed by these tangents and the arc of the circle is (A) Q.74 2 π – 3 6 Quest (B) π 3 – 3 (C) π 3 – 3 6 π  (D) 3 1 −  6  Q. Sector-8. the third having radius unity . x − y = 0 . − 2] ∪ [0.78 A circle is drawn with y-axis as a tangent and its centre at the point which is the reflection of (3. The equation of the circle is (A) x2 + y2 – 6x – 8y + 16 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 – 8x – 6y + 16 = 0 (C) x2 + y2 – 8x – 6y + 9 = 0 (D) x2 + y2 – 6x – 8y + 9 = 0 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. x + y − 2 = 0 & x + 3 = 0 is : (A) (− ∞. The equation of the line in new position is : (A) 2x − y − 6 = 0 (B) x − y − 1 = 0 (C) 3x − y − 11 = 0 (D) none of these A pair of tangents are drawn to a unit circle with centre at the origin and these tangents intersect at A enclosing an angle of 60°.77 2  Q.70 T can be seen from their centres at the angles of 90º and 60º respectively . If A. Rohini. 5) respectively. − 17) (C) (− 11. 65395439 [9] . The line AB is rotated through 45º in anti clockwise direction about the point of trisection of AB which is nearer to B. 2) and (7. cos x cos (x + 2) − cos2 (x + 1) is : (A) a straight line passing through (0 . 5) Three circles lie on a plane so that each of them externally touches the other two. 4) in the line y = x.75 The true set of real values of λ for which the point P with co-ordinate (λ. 0] (D) (− ∞.76 Q.73 Let the co-ordinates of the two points A & B be (1.   Q. − 4) will be : (A) (11. Ph. B & C are the points of tangency of the circles then the area of the triangle ABC is (A) 9 7 4 (B) 9 7 8 (C) 9 3 16 (D) none Q.Q. If the distance between their centres is equal to h e c o m m o n c h o r d o f t w o i n t e r s e c t i n g c i r c l e s c 1 & c2 3 + 1 then the radii of c1 & c2 are : (A) (C) Q. − sin 2 1 & parallel to the x−axis . 17) (D) (0.

x + 2 y = 16 .85 Q. x y + 2 x + 2 y + 4 = 0 and x + y + 2 = 0 is (A) (− 2.81  2  (B) (x2 + y2)2  1 + 1  = a2 x y2   2  (D) (x2 + y2)  1 + 1  = a2 x y2  4 A is a point on either of two lines y + 3 x = 2 at a distance of units from their point of intersection. Rohini. 1) (C) (1. (t. Sector-8.79 Let PQR be a right angled isosceles triangle. − 5) (D) − 7 . 2 3  (B) (0. − 2) The locus of the mid−points of the chords of the circle x2 + y2 − 2x − 4y − 11 = 0 which subtend 600 at the centre is (B) x2 + y2 + 4x + 2y − 7 = 0 (A) x2 + y2 − 4x − 2y − 7 = 0 2 + y2 − 2x − 4y − 7 = 0 (C) x (D) x2 + y2 + 2x + 4y + 7 = 0 ABC is an isosceles triangle . side AB has the equation 2 x + 3 y = 29 and the side AC has the equation . − 2) (B) (− 1. then the equation of the locus of the foot of perpendicular from O to PQ is : Q. 3 The co-ordinates of the foot of perpendicular from A on the bisector of the angle between them are (A)  −   2 Q. passes through the point : (B) (− 1. 1 8 ( ) Q. 0) (D) (− 1. New Delhi.84 Q. then the equation representing the pair of lines PQ and PR is (A) 3x2 − 3y2 + 8xy + 20x + 10y + 25 = 0 (B) 3x2 − 3y2 + 8xy − 20x − 10y + 25 = 0 2 − 3y2 + 8xy + 10x + 15y + 20 = 0 (C) 3x (D) 3x2 − 3y2 − 8xy − 10x − 15y − 20 = 0 A circle of constant radius ' a ' passes through origin ' O ' and cuts the axes of co−ordinates in points P and Q. right angled at P (2. 1) (A) (− 1. 0) (C)   2  . 6) then the equation of BC is : (A) x − y = − 1 (B) 5 x − 2 y = 13 (C) x + y = 11 (D) 3 x − 4 y = − 9 If a circle of constant radius 3k passes through the origin 'O' and meets co-ordinate axes at A and B then the locus of the centroid of the triangle OAB is (A) x2 + y2 = (2k)2 (B) x2 + y2 = (3k)2 (C) x2 + y2 = (4k)2 (D) x2 + y2 = (6k)2 The circumcentre of the triangle formed by the lines . then co-ordinates of vertex A can be : (A) − 1 . If the mid − point of BC is (5. 4) Q. Ph.86 Q. 7) . 5 2 Q. If the co-ordinates of the base are (1. 3) and (− 2. 5 8  . t) for all values of ' t ' .80  2  (A) (x2 + y2)  1 + 1  = 4 a2 x y2   2  (C) (x2 + y2)2  1 + 1  = 4 a2 x y2  Q. − 1) (C) (0. − 1) (D) (1. 65395439 [10] . 2  3  (D) (0.83 Quest ) (B) − 1 . 1) & (t. 4) to the circle x2 + y2 − 2x − 2y − 7 = 0 to meet the circle at A and B.Q.87 ( ( ) (C) 5 ( 6 . − 1) In a triangle ABC.88 Tangents are drawn from (4. The length of the chord AB is (A) 2 3 (B) 3 2 (C) 2 6 (D) 6 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. If the equation of the line QR is 2x + y = 3.82 The circle passing through the distinct points (1. 1). t) .

P. b. Sector-8. A triangle APQ is inscribed in the triangle OAB. 10) . (x2 . y1) . c are in : (A) A. y1 are the roots of x2 + 8 x − 20 = 0 . If the radius of the smaller circle is 2 .93 Q. 65395439 [11] . the diameter of the circle is : (A) 2d1 + d 2 2 Q. circumcentre ≡ − 1 . y3) (A) are collinear (B) form an equilateral triangle (C) form a right angled isosceles triangle (D) are concyclic Two concentric circles are such that the smaller divides the larger into two regions of equal area. then the length of the tangent from any point ' P ' on the larger circle to the smaller circle is : (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 2 (D) none Q.Q. Rohini. x2 .P. P and Q lie respectively on OB and AB . y3 are the roots of 9 x2 + 72 x − 112 = 0 . for all m. 5) (C) (1. A ≡ (1. then (A) 2 (B) 2/3 (C) 1/3 AQ is equal to : BQ (D) 3 Q.P. (x1 .95 If x1 . 4 then the 3 3 (D) (1. with right angle at Q . A line meets the co-ordinate axes in A & B. y2) & (x3 . for all m (D) H.91 ( ) and orthocentre ≡ 11 . − 11/3) Q. y2 are the roots of 4 x2 + 32 x − 57 = 0 and x3 . − 3) (A) (1. O being the origin. If the maximum and minimum values of x2 + y2 are M & m respectively. A circle is circumscribed about the triangle OAB. x – y = 0 and lx + my = 1. for all m (C) G. If d1 & d2 are the distances of the tangent to the circle at the origin O from the points A and B respectively. then the points.97 Triangle formed by the lines x + y = 0 . 2 3 3 co-ordinates of mid-point of side opposite to A is : (B) (1. ax + amy + 1 = 0 . 6) ( ) Q. If l and m vary subject to the condition l 2 + m2 = 1 then the locus of its circumcentre is (A) (x2 – y2)2 = x2 + y2 (B) (x2 + y2)2 = (x2 – y2) (C) (x2 + y2) = 4x2 y2 (D) (x2 – y2)2 = (x2 + y2)2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.94 Quest (B) d1 + 2d 2 2 (C) d1 + d2 (D) d + d 1 2 d1d 2 Q.92 Let x & y be the real numbers satisfying the equation x2 − 4x + y2 + 3 = 0.90 The equation of the image of the circle x2 + y2 + 16x − 24y + 183 = 0 by the line mirror 4x + 7y + 13 = 0 is: (A) x2 + y2 + 32x − 4y + 235 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 + 32x + 4y − 235 = 0 (C) x2 + y2 + 32x − 4y − 235 = 0 (D) x2 + y2 + 32x + 4y + 235 = 0 If in triangle ABC . only for m = 1 (B) A. b x + (m + 1) b y + 1 = 0 and cx + (m + 2)cy + 1 = 0. Ph. If the area of the triangle APQ is 3/8th of the area of the triangle OAB. then the numerical value of M − m is : (A) 2 (B) 8 (C) 15 (D) none of these If the straight lines .89 The line x + y = p meets the axis of x & y at A & B respectively . New Delhi.96 Q. m ≠ 0 are concurrent then a.P.

x² + y² − 6x − 6y + 14 = 0 & also touches the y-axis is given by the equation : (A) x² − 6x − 10y + 14 = 0 (B) x² − 10x − 6y + 14 = 0 (C) y² − 6x − 10y + 14 = 0 (D) y² − 10x − 6y + 14 = 0 Quest 3 3 (B)  . is (A) 2x – 2y – 3 = 0 (B) 2x – 2y + 3 = 0 (C) x – y + 6 = 0 (D) x – y – 6 = 0 Q. New Delhi.   3 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 6) . 2) (C) b ∈ [0.101 The image of the pair of lines represented by ax2 + 2h xy + by2 = 0 by the line mirror y = 0 is (A) ax2 − 2h xy − by2 = 0 (B) bx2 − 2h xy + ay2 = 0 (C) bx2 + 2h xy + ay2 = 0 (D) ax2 − 2h xy + by2 = 0 Q. Ph. 0) . 0) (C) (− 5.104 The equation of the circle symmetric to the circle x2 + y2 – 2x – 4y + 4 = 0 about the line x – y = 3 is (A) x2 + y2 – 10x + 4y + 28 = 0 (B) x2 + y2 + 6x + 8 = 0 (C) x2 + y2 – 14x – 2y + 49 = 0 (D) x2 + y2 + 8x + 2y + 16 = 0 Q. x2 + y2 – 10x – 14y + 65 = 0 intercept equal lengths on it. B(2. incentre and centroid of the triangle formed by the points A(1. 1) and C(3. 2) . then R equals (A) 2r (B) 2r (C) 2r 2− 3 (D) 4r 3− 5 Q. The orthocentre of the triangle has the co−ordinates (3. ∞) Q. Their variable chord of contact always passes through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are 4 3 (A)  . 0) (B) (− 3. 0) (D) (9. 1) lie on the same side of the straight line. (D) Equation of the line pair through the origin and perpendicular to the line pair x y − 3 y2 + y − 2 x + 10 = 0 is 3 y2 + x y = 0 Q.102 Pair of tangents are drawn from every point on the line 3x + 4y = 12 on the circle x2 + y2 = 4. a2x + a by + 1 = 0 ∀ a ∈ R. (B) The circumcentre.103 The set of values of 'b' for which the origin and the point (1. The co−ordinates of the vertex D are : (A) (6.  4 4 (C) (1. − 1) are colinear .100 Tangents are drawn from any point on the circle x2 + y2 = R2 to the circle x2 + y2 = r2. 1) & (5. 5) . (C) The mid point of the sides of a triangle are (1. 1) determine the vertices of an equilateral trapezium ABCD . If the line joining the points of intersection of these tangents with the first circle also touch the second.Q.99 The co−ordinates of three points A(−4. 2] (D) (2. C(− 2. b > 0 are : (A) b ∈ (2. B(4. (3. 65395439 [12] . 2) . 0) Q. Sector-8. orthocentre.106 The locus of the centre of a circle which touches externally the circle . such that the two circles 4 x2 + y2 = 4. Rohini. 1)  4 (D) 1.105 Which one of the following statement is True ? (A) The lines 2x + 3y + 19 = 0 and 9x + 6y − 17 = 0 cut the coordinate axes in concyclic points.98 The equation of a line inclined at an angle π to the axis X. 4) (B) b ∈ (0.  3 4 Q. 1) .

 .108 The equation of the locus of the mid points of the chords of the circle 2π 4x2 + 4y2 − 12x + 4y + 1 = 0 that subtend an angle of at its centre is 3 (A) 16(x² + y²) − 48x + 16y + 31 = 0 (B) 16(x² + y²) − 48x – 16y + 31 = 0 (C) 16(x² + y²) + 48x + 16y + 31 = 0 (D) 16(x² + y²) + 48x – 16y + 31 = 0 Q.  .         2  4   4 4  2 4  3 3  2 4 (D)  . units 9 1 3   3. Q. 0) & C ≡ (2. B ≡ (3. 0 .  .  &  .  &  .  . 0 . The point (k. –3) and (4. then the area of the OCEB is : (A) 20 sq. 2) is the diameter of the circle. + 3 (D)  4 +  6 2 3  Q. units 3 (D) 5 52 sq. Ph. 1) then the area of triangle in sq. 0 .  &  . y . at points (2. 0 . 0 .107 The co-ordinates of the vertices P.axis at A and the y . units 3 Q. If O is the origin.  (C) (1. 1).109 The line 2x + 3y = 12 meets the x . Rohini. Sector-8.112 The vertex of a right angle of a right angled triangle lies on the straight line 2x + y – 10 = 0 and the two other vertices. ABP is an equilateral triangle is constructed on the side of AB remote from the origin then the orthocentre of triangle ABP is Quest (B) 23 sq. 10) lies on the circle for (A) no value of k (B) exactly one integral k (C) exacly one non integral k (D) two real values of k Q.  3 2   3 1   3 2   1 2 1 4  3  8   3 1   8 8  1 1  4 8 1 3 3 1 1 1 (B)  . − 3 (C)  4 −  6 2 3  1 3   3. units is (A) 10 (B) 3 (C) 33 5 (D) 11 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. E respectively. R & S of square PQRS inscribed in the triangle ABC with vertices A ≡ (0.  .111 Let A ≡ (3. 5) perpendicular to AB meets the x . + 3 (B)  4 +   2 2 1 3 1   3. 1) given that two of its vertices P. New Delhi. D. The line through (5.110 In the xy plane. 0) .  3 2  9  4   9 3   4 4 Q. the segment with end points (3.  . 0) .  .  &  1 . 8) and (–5.axis & the line AB at C. 2) and B ≡ (5. 0 .axis.Q. − 3 (A)  4 −   2 2 1 3 1   3. 0 . units 3 (C) 26 sq. Q are on the side AB are respectively (A)  . 65395439 [13] .  .axis at B .

    1 3 2 2 1/ 2 1/ 2 (C)  . incentre and circumcentre of the ∆ ABC lie on the same straight line is/are : (A) 7 (B) − 1 (C) − 19/8 (D) none Q.  2 44    5 5 (C) (6.113 Let u ≡ ax + by + a 3 b = 0 v ≡ bx − ay + b 3 a = 0 a. If m & x1 are fixed and different lines are drawn for different values of y1. 2  (D)  . − 2 2 ( ) Q. k) . 5) . 1) (C) (− 5.118 Equation of a line through (7. Value(s) of k for which centroid. − 1) (D) (− 1. (1.116 A circle passes through the points (− 1. Ph. 5) Q. 65395439 [14] . 2) (C) − 2 2 . Rohini. 0) to the circle x2 + y2 = 8 touches it at a point A in the first quadrant. 3) . The point(s) on this circle. 5) Q. − 2  2  2  1  1  Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. The co−ordinates of the point on the circle at which the moving point broke away can be : (A)  − 3 . B(1. x2 + y2 − 6x + 4y − 3 = 0 is : (A) 5x − 12y + 13 = 0 (B) 12x − 5y − 64 = 0 (C) x − 7 = 0 (D) y = 4 Quest (C) (0.117 If one vertex of an equilateral triangle of side 'a' lies at the origin and the other lies on the line x − 3 y = 0 then the co-ordinates of the third vertex are : (A) (0. − 2       3a a  3a a Q. 6) and (5. 4) and touching the circle.119 Three vertices of a triangle are A(4. Points B and C are chosen on these two lines such that AB = AC .115 Consider the equation y − y1 = m (x − x1) . − 1) and C(7. the tangent(s) at which is/are parallel to the straight line joining the origin to its centre is/are : (A) (1. 0) . orthocentre. 0) and touching the circle x2 + y2 = 9 is/are : (A)  . − 5) (B) (5. 3) is (A) 3x − y − 3 = 0 (B) x + 3y − 11 = 0 (C) 3x + y − 9 = 0 (D) x − 3y + 7 = 0 Q. Q. The equation of the bisectors of the angle formed by k1u − k2v = 0 & k1u + k2v = 0 for non zero real k1 & k2 are: (A) u = 0 (B) k2u + k1v = 0 (C) k2u − k1v = 0 (D) v = 0 Q. a) (B)  2 .114 A tangent drawn from the point (4. New Delhi. then : (A) the lines will pass through a fixed point (B) there will be a set of parallel lines (C) all the lines intersect the line x = x1 (D) all the lines will be parallel to the line y = x1. cuts the x−axis at the point (− 2.Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q. Then the equation of a line BC passing through the point (2. 2      5 Q. 4) (D) (3. 0) .121 Straight lines 2x + y = 5 and x − 2y = 3 intersect at the point A .120 Point M moved along the circle (x − 4)2 + (y − 8)2 = 20 .     3 1 2 2 (B)  . 1) . Sector-8. The co−ordinates of another point B on the circle such that l (AB) = 4 are : (A) (2. b ∈ R be two straight lines. (0. Then it broke away from it and moving along a tangent to the circle. − a) (D)  − 2 . 46     5 (B)  − . 0 ( ) (D) 0 .122 The centre(s) of the circle(s) passing through the points (0. − 2) (B) (− 2.

123 The x − co-ordinates of the vertices of a square of unit area are the roots of the equation x2 − 3x + 2 = 0 and the y − co-ordinates of the vertices are the roots of the equation y2 − 3y + 2 = 0 then the possible vertices of the square is/are : (A) (1. 2) (D) (− 2. The locus of 'P' is a straight line given by : (A) 3x − y = a (B) 5x − 3y + a = 0 (C) y = 2ax (D) 2y = ax Quest Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (2. New Delhi. − 1). 2). (2.  co-ordinates of the centre of the circle are : (A) (4. S (a. (1. 2) (B) (− 1. y) moves such that the area of the triangle formed by P. 2 a) & T (2 a. Sector-8. 2). 0) (C) (6. (− 1. 1). Rohini.124 A circle passes through the point  3 .Q. 0) (D) (0. 4) Q. (− 2. 1). 2 a) and R (− a. 1). (1. − 2 a) is equal to the area of the triangle formed by P. 1). 2)   7  and touches the line pair x2 − y2 − 2x + 1 = 0. (− 1. (− 2. 65395439 [15] . 2). 2).125 P (x. Ph. 2) (C) (2. Q (a . (− 2. 0) (B) (5. The 2  Q. 1). (2. − 1). 1). (− 1. (1. 3 a).

101 D Q.3 Q.102 D Q.12 Q.44 Q. 65395439 ANSWER KEY [16] C C C D A C B A B D C C Q.108 A Q.91 Q.38 B Q.85 Q.18 D Q.34 Q.73 C Q.125 A.96 D B A B D C C B B C C B A C B D B C A C Q.90 Q.117 A. B.103 B Q. C.23 A Q.16 Q.104 A Q.64 C D Q.7 Q.17 Q.109 B Q.120 B.33 A Q.41 Q.29 Q.65 Q.79 B Q.50 Q.106 D Q.67 Q.51 Q.Q.80 Q.2 Q.22 Q.13 C Q.11 Q.87 Q.58 A Q.42 Q.92 Q.89 Q. C Q.39 Q.59 B B C A D D A C D D B B Q. Sector-8.71 Q.99 D C D Q.66 Q.118 A.52 Q.124 A.8 A C Q.113 A.115 B.37 Q.35 Q.76 Q. C Q.45 Q.56 Q.20 Q.15 Q. B Quest C Q.77 Q. D Q.49 Q.98 A Q.123 A.26 Q.43 D Q.14 Q.63 D Q.78 C Q.114 A.5 Q.74 B D Q. C Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.1 Q.31 Q.107 D Q. D Q.116 B.61 Q.54 Q.27 Q.100 B Q.110 B Q.9 Q.84 A Q.47 Q. Rohini. D Q.32 Q.88 B Q.75 Q. New Delhi.6 Q.86 Q.81 Q. C Q. B Q.21 Q.28 A Q.30 Q. B .24 Q.105 A Q.112 B Q.121 A.25 Q.62 Q.72 Q. C Q.82 D Q.95 A A A A A C B A D C A A A C D C B D A Q.10 Q. B Q.60 Q.83 C Q.93 D Q.36 Q.122 C.69 D C Q.4 Q.68 A Q.53 A Q.119 B.97 D B A Q.48 D Q.111 D Q.70 Q.19 Q.57 Q.55 Q.46 Q. D Q.40 Q.94 Q. Ph.

TARGET IIT JEE MATHEMATICS CONIC SECTION (Parabola. Ellipse & Hyperbola) .

Then : (A) Q lies inside C but outside E (C) P lies inside both C & E Q.3 x 2 y2 The magnitude of the gradient of the tangent at an extremity of latera recta of the hyperbola 2 − 2 = 1 a b is equal to (where e is the eccentricity of the hyperbola) (A) be (B) e (C) ab (D) ae x2 y2 + = 1 & 'C' be the circle x2 + y2 = 9. y = 4 sin t (C) x = tan t . y = 4 cos2 (D) x = 1 − sin t . Sector-8. represents equation to a parabolic profile ? (A) x = 3 cos t . 2) and Let 'E' be the ellipse 9 4 Q. (B) – 1 (C) – (2. 4) and (9. If S is the focus of the parabola then 4 a 1 1 + is equal to l (SP1 ) l (SP2 ) (B) 2 a (C) 1 a (D) 1 4a (A) Q. 2) (B) (1. y = sin t 2 t t + cos 2 2 Q.2 Which one of the following equations represented parametrically. 65395439 [2] . 2) and (4.7 The points of contact Q and R of tangent from the point P (2. 4) (C) (4.6 x 2 y2 Eccentricity of the hyperbola conjugate to the hyperbola − = 1 is 4 12 (A) 2 3 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 3 Q. Ellipse & Hyperbola Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. New Delhi. then the rate of increase of projection of SP on x + y = 1 when P is at (4.4 Quest (B) Q lies outside both C & E (D) P lies inside C but outside E. 1) respectively. 6) and (1.Parabola. Rohini. 1) 4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 3) on the parabola y2 = 4x are (A) (9. y = sec t (B) x2 − 2 = − 2 cos t . 6) and ( 1 . 6) (D) (9. 4) is (A) 2 2 (D) – 3 2 Q.5 Let S be the focus of y2 = 4x and a point P is moving on the curve such that it's abscissa is increasing at the rate of 4 units/sec.1 Two mutually perpendicular tangents of the parabola y2 = 4ax meet the axis in P1 and P2. Ph. Let P & Q be the points (1 .

y1) and (x2. (C) a rectangular hyperbola if p is any constant greater than 29.10 x2 y2 The asymptote of the hyperbola 2 − 2 = 1 form with any tangent to the hyperbola a triangle whose a b (D) cosec2λ A tangent is drawn to the parabola y2 = 4x at the point 'P' whose abscissa lies in the interval [1.4]. Rohini. y2 = 4x. If θ1 & θ2 are the inclinations of these tangents with the axis of x such that. New Delhi. 29) represents 29 − p 4 − p (A) an ellipse if p is any constant greater than 4.13 x 2 y2 + = 1 with vertices A and A'. (B) a hyperbola if p is any constant between 4 and 29.8 The eccentricity of the ellipse (x – 3)2 + (y – 4)2 = (A) 3 2 (B) y2 is 9 1 3 (C) 1 3 2 (D) 1 3 Q.14 Q.9 area is a2tan λ in magnitude then its eccentricity is : (A) secλ (B) cosecλ (C) sec2λ Q. then e1 2 + e 22 equals (A) 1 Q.11 Q. which makes an angle of (A) 8 π with the axis of x is: 4 Q.12 Quest (D) x + y + 1 = 0 (B) 8 2 (C) 4 (D) 4 2 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Ph. the same foci and the minor-axis of the one is the − − same as the conjugate axis of the other. tangent drawn at the point P in the first quadrant meets 9 4 the y-axis in Q and the chord A'P meets the y-axis in M. y2) then x1x2 + y1y2 has the value equal to (A) 2a2 (B) – 3a2 (C) – a2 (D) 4a2 [3] . then the locus of P is : 4 Q. The maximum possible area of the triangle formed by the tangent at 'P' . 65395439 π .Q. The equation For an ellipse Q. θ1 + θ2 = (A) x − y + 1 = 0 (B) x + y − 1 = 0 (C) x − y − 1 = 0 x2 y2 + = 1 (p ≠ 4. Sector-8. pair of tangent lines are drawn to the parabola. y2 = 4x. If 'O' is the origin then OQ2 – MQ2 equals to (A) 9 (B) 13 (C) 4 (D) 5 Length of the normal chord of the parabola. If e1.15 An ellipse and a hyperbola have the same centre origin.16 The coordiantes of the ends of a focal chord of a parabola y2 = 4ax are (x1. ordinate of the point 'P' and the x-axis is equal to (A) 8 (B) 16 (C) 24 (D) 32 From an external point P. (D) no real curve if p is less than 29. e2 be their eccentricities respectively.

0) both to the right of the origin.25 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 65395439 [4] . Rohini. then the slope of their common chord is : (A) ± 1 (B) 4/3 (C) 3/4 (D) none The locus of a point in the Argand plane that moves satisfying the equation. If their directrices are the x − axis & the y − axis respectively. cuts the parabola again at the point with parameter t2 . Sector-8.24 Two parabolas have the same focus. 0) (β . z − 1 + i − z − 2 − i = 3 (A) is a circle with radius 3 & centre at z = 3/2 (B) is an ellipse with its foci at 1 − i and 2 + i and major axis = 3 (C) is a hyperbola with its foci at 1 − i and 2 + i and its transverse axis = 3 (D) is none of the above . A circle also passes through these two points. The length of a tangent from the origin to the circle is : (A) bc a (B) ac2 (C) b a (D) c a Q.21 The locus of the point of instruction of the lines 3 x − y − 4 3 t = 0 & 3 tx + ty − 4 3 = 0 (where t is a parameter) is a hyperbola whose eccentricity is (A) 3 (B) 2 (C) Quest (B) 2 < t 2 < 4 2 (C) t 2 > 4 2 (D) t 2 > 8 2 2 3 (D) 4 3 Q. lx + my + n = 0 will cut the ellipse π/2 if : (A) a2l2 + b2n2 = 2 m2 (C) a2l2 + b2m2 = 2 n2 x2 y2 + = 1 in points whose eccentric angles differ by a 2 b2 (B) a2m2 + b2l2 = 2 n2 (D) a2n2 + b2m2 = 2 l2 Q.20 If the normal to the parabola y2 = 4ax at the point with parameter t1 .17 The line.23 A parabola y = ax2 + bx + c crosses the x − axis at (α . then (A) 2 < t 2 < 8 2 Q. New Delhi.19 Q.Q.22 The equation to the locus of the middle point of the portion of the tangent to the ellipse included between the co-ordinate axes is the curve : (A) 9x2 + 16y2 = 4 x2y2 (B) 16x2 + 9y2 = 4 x2y2 2 + 4y2 = 4 x2y2 (C) 3x (D) 9x2 + 16y2 = x2y2 x2 y2 + =1 16 9 Q. Q.18 Locus of the feet of the perpendiculars drawn from either foci on a variable tangent to the hyperbola 16y2 – 9x2 = 1 is (A) x2 + y2 = 9 (B) x2 + y2 = 1/9 (C) x2 + y2 =7/144 (D) x2 + y2 = 1/16 If the normal to a parabola y2 = 4ax at P meets the curve again in Q and if PQ and the normal at Q makes angles α and β respectively with the x-axis then tan α (tan α + tan β) has the value equal to (A) 0 (B) – 2 (C) – 1 2 (D) – 1 Q. Ph.

 4 2 1  (D)  . units (B) 24 sq. then the equaiton of the locus of R is (A) x2 + 2y2 – ax = 0 (B) 2x2 + y2 – 2ax = 0 2 + 2y2 – ay = 0 (C) 2x (D) 2x2 + y2 – 2ay = 0 A normal chord of the parabola y2 = 4x subtending a right angle at the vertex makes an acute angle θ with the x-axis. Point F is one focus of the ellipse. then the distance between the foci is : (A) 11 (B) 12 (C) 13 (D) none The straight line joining any point P on the parabola y2 = 4ax to the vertex and perpendicular from the focus to the tangent at P.33 Q.29 If the eccentricity of the hyperbola x2 − y2 sec2 α = 5 is x2 sec2 α + y2 = 25. ∞  2  Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.28 Q. Rohini. the straight line y = mx + 9 m2 − 4 is a tangent to the curve : (C) 9x2 − 4y2 = 36 (D) 4x2 − 9y2 = 36 (A) 9x2 + 4y2 = 36 (B) 4x2 + 9y2 = 36 C is the centre of the circle with centre (0. P is the parabola y = ax2. If C is the centre of the ellipse then the area of the triangle ABC is : (A) 12 sq. 65395439 (D) π/2 Q. The set of values of 'a' for which they meet at a point other than the origin. Sector-8. units (C) 36 sq.   2 1 1 (C)  . If OF = 6 & the diameter of the inscribed circle of triangle OCF is 2. 1) and radius unity. Let 'P' be any one of their point of intersection.35 The foci of the ellipse coincide.31 Quest  1 (B) a ∈  0. then the product (AB) (CD) is equal to (A) 65 (B) 52 (C) 78 (D) none Locus of the feet of the perpendiculars drawn from vertex of the parabola y2 = 4ax upon all such chords of the parabola which subtend a right angle at the vertex is (B) x2 + y2 – 2ax = 0 (A) x2 + y2 – 4ax = 0 2 + y2 + 2ax = 0 (C) x (D) x2 + y2 + 4ax = 0 For all real values of m. If the major axis of the ellipse is 17 & the area of the triangle PF1F2 is 30. then θ equals to (A) arc tan 2 (B) arc sec 3 (C) arc cot 2 (D) none Q. units x 2 y2 x 2 y2 1 + 2 = 1 and the hyperbola − = Q.26 A circle has the same centre as an ellipse & passes through the foci F1 & F2 of the ellipse. Then the value of b2 is 16 b 144 81 25 (A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) 4 [5] .34 A tangent having slope of − 4 x2 y2 to the ellipse + = 1 intersects the major & minor axes in points A 3 18 32 & B respectively. such that the two curves intersect in 4 points. New Delhi.30 Point 'O' is the centre of the ellipse with major axis AB & minor axis CD. units (D) 48 sq. then a value of α is : (A) π/6 (B) π/4 (C) π/3 3 times the eccentricity of the ellipse Q.32 Q. Ph. is (A) a > 0 Q.27 Q.Q. intersect at R.

the OT. then it will cut the curve again at an angle (A) tan–1(2 tanφ) (C) cot–1  tan φ 1 2   Q. ON is equal to : (A) e2 (B) a2 (C) b2 (D)b2/a2 Q.38 Q. p ∈ R touches the parabola y2 = 4x externally. If the chord PQ passes through the fixed point (− a. Rohini. Locus of their point of contact has the equation (A) xy = a2 (B) xy = 2a2 (C) xy = 4a2 (D) none If a normal to a parabola y2 = 4ax make an angle φ with its axis.45 Two parabolas y2 = 4a(x . If O is the centre of the hyperbola.39 Q. then the value of (1 + e) tan(θ/2) tan(φ/2) is (A) e + 1 (B) e − 1 (C) 1 − e (D) 0 The given circle x2 + y2 + 2px = 0. then (A) p < 0 (B) p > 0 (C) 0 < p < 1 (D) p < – 1 Q. b) then the locus of T is : (A) ay = 2b (x − b) (B) bx = 2a (y − a) (C) by = 2a (x − a) (D) ax = 2b (y − b) Through the vertex O of the parabola. the quantities l1 and l2 are both variable. 65395439 [6] . New Delhi. Given the base of a triangle and sum of its sides then the locus of the centre of its incircle is (A) straight line (B) circle (C) ellipse (D) hyperbola x2 y2 − = 1.42 Quest (B) tan−1  tan φ 1 2   Q. cot θ1 + cot θ2 = (A) − 2 tan φ (B) − 2 tan (π − φ) (C) 0 (D) 2 cot φ Locus of the middle points of the parallel chords with gradient m of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c2 is (A) y + mx = 0 (B) y − mx = 0 (C) my − x = 0 (D) my + x = 0 If the chord through the point whose eccentric angles are θ & φ on the ellipse.46 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.36 TP & TQ are tangents to the parabola.44 P is a point on the hyperbola axis. N is the foot of the perpendicular from P on the transverse a 2 b2 Q. Ph. (x2/a2) + (y2/b2) = 1 passes through the focus. y2 = 4ax at P & Q. y2 = 4ax two chords OP & OQ are drawn and the circles on OP & OQ as diameters intersect in R. Sector-8.41 The locus of the foot of the perpendicular from the centre of the hyperbola xy = c2 on a variable tangent is : (A) (x2 − y2)2 = 4c2 xy (B) (x2 + y2)2 = 2c2 xy 2 + y2) = 4x2 xy (C) (x (D) (x2 + y2)2 = 4c2 xy The tangent at P to a parabola y2 = 4ax meets the directrix at U and the latus rectum at V then SUV (where S is the focus) : (A) must be a right triangle (B) must be an equilateral triangle (C) must be an isosceles triangle (D) must be a right isosceles triangle.Q. The tangent to the hyperbola at P meets the transverse axis at T .37 Q.40 Q.l1) and x2 = 4a (y – l2) always touch one another.43 Q. θ2 & φ are the angles made with the axis by the tangents at P & Q on the parabola & by OR then the value of. If θ1.

− y4) (B) (x4. Rohini.52 The normal at a variable point P on an ellipse in Q and R then the locus of the mid-point of QR is a conic with an eccentricity e ′ such that : (A) e ′ is independent of e (B) e ′ = 1 (C) e ′ = e (D) e ′ = 1/e Q. y2) on the rectangular hyperbola xy = c2 is (A) (C) y x + =1 y1 + y 2 x1 + x 2 y x + =1 x1 + x 2 y1 + y 2 Q. y1) and (x2. 65395439 [7] . Ph. Sector-8. then the locus of the mid point of PN is : (A) a circle (B) a parabola (C) an ellipse (D) a hyperbola Which one of the following is the common tangent to the ellipses.0). y2) respectively.55 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 1) is (A) 2 3 (C) 3 2 (B) 4 3 Quest (B) y x + =1 y1 − y 2 x1 − x 2 (D) y x + =1 x1 − x 2 y1 − y 2 (D) 2 5 x2 y2 + = 1 of eccentricity e meets the axes of the ellipse a 2 b2 Q.51 The length of the chord of the parabola y2 = x which is bisected at the point (2.48 x2 y2 x2 y2 + 2 =1& 2 + 2 =1? a 2 + b2 b a a + b2 (B) by = ax − a 4 + a 2 b 2 + b 4 (D) by = ax + a 4 − a 2 b 2 + b 4 Q. the locus of P is : (A) circle (B) parabola (C) ellipse (D) hyperbola Q.50 Q. y1) and (x2.47 If PN is the perpendicular from a point on a rectangular hyperbola x2 − y2 = a2 on any of its asymptotes. R(x3.49 The vertex of a parabola is (2. y2).Q.54 Q. y4) If the chord of contact of tangents from a point P to the parabola y2 = 4ax touches the parabola x2 = 4by. then : (A) x1 = x2 (B) x1 = y2 (C) y1 = y2 (D) x2 = y1 If P(x1. New Delhi.0) and (6. y4) (C) (− x4. y4) are 4 concyclic points on the rectangular hyperbola x y = c2. y1). Q(x2. The equation of the parabola is (A) y2 – 4y + 8x – 12 = 0 (B) x2 + 4x – 8y – 12 = 0 (C) x2 – 4x + 8y – 12 = 0 (D) x2 – 8y – 4x + 20 = 0 The equation to the chord joining two points (x1. − y4) (D) (− x4. the co-ordinates of the orthocentre of the triangle PQR are : (A) (x4. (A) ay = bx + a 4 − a 2 b 2 + b 4 (C) ay = bx − a 4 + a 2 b2 + b 4 Q.2) and the co-ordinates of its two extrimities of the latus rectum are (–2.53 If the tangents & normals at the extremities of a focal chord of a parabola intersect at (x1. y3) & S(x4.

Then the length PQ is equal to (A) 2 (B) 2 2 (C) 4 (D) none Q.59 Q. The circle x2 + y2 = 5 meets the parabola y2 = 4x at P & Q. 0) (C) (2a.63 Q. Sector-8. New Delhi. 0 (C) (4. 4) & (− 4. a circle is drawn that is tangent to the ellipse. y2 − x + 4 = 0 & x2 + y2 − 12x + 32 = 0 is (A) y = 3 (B) x = − 4 (C) x = 4 (D) y = − 3 Q.57 The latus rectum of a parabola whose focal chord PSQ is such that SP = 3 and SQ = 2 is given by (A) 24/5 (B) 12/5 (C) 6/5 (D) none of these The chord PQ of the rectangular hyperbola xy = a2 meets the axis of x at A . − 4) ( Quest ) ( ) (B) 2 2 . 0) The equation of a straight line passing through the point (3.64 Q. 0) (D) none (A) (− 2a. Ph. C is the mid point of PQ & 'O' is the origin. 2 2 & − 2 2 .62 If two normals to a parabola y2 = 4ax intersect at right angles then the chord joining their feet passes through a fixed point whose co-ordinates are (B) (a. −4 ( (D) ( 4 ) ( 2) & (− 4 ) 2) Q. 6) and cutting the curve y = x orthogonally is (A) 4x + y – 18 =0 (B) x + y – 9 = 0 (C) 4x – y – 6 = 0 (D) none Latus rectum of the conic satisfying the differential equation. The radius of the circle is (A) 3 (B) 2 (C) 2 2 (D) 5 Q.56 An ellipse is drawn with major and minor axes of lengths 10 and 8 respectively. 65395439 [8] . Rohini.4 2 . 8) is (A) 4 2 (B) 8 (C) 8 2 (D) 16 Q.60 A common tangent to 9x2 + 16y2 = 144 . − 2 2 2. with no part of the circle being outside the ellipse. Then the ∆ ACO is : (A) equilateral (B) isosceles (C) right angled (D) right isosceles.58 Q.61 A conic passes through the point (2.Q.65 The area of the rectangle formed by the perpendiculars from the centre of the standard ellipse to the tangent and normal at its point whose eccentric angle is π/4 is (a (A) 2 − b 2 ab ) a 2 + b2 − b2 (B) 2 a + b 2 ab ( (a 2 ) ) (a − b ) (C) ab (a + b ) 2 2 2 2 (D) (a a 2 + b2 2 − b 2 ab ) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. x dy + y dx = 0 and passing through the point (2. 0 & − 2 2 . Using one focus as centre. Then the foci of the conic are (A) 2 2 . 4) and is such that the segment of any of its tangents at any point contained between the co-ordinate axes is bisected at the point of tangency.

Q.66

PQ is a normal chord of the parabola y2 = 4ax at P, A being the vertex of the parabola. Through P a line is drawn parallel to AQ meeting the x−axis in R. Then the length of AR is : (A) equal to the length of the latus rectum (B) equal to the focal distance of the point P (C) equal to twice the focal distance of the point P (D) equal to the distance of the point P from the directrix. If the normal to the rectangular hyperbola xy = c2 at the point 't' meets the curve again at 't1' then t3 t1 has the value equal to (A) 1 (B) – 1 (C) 0 (D) none Locus of the point of intersection of the perpendicular tangents of the curve y2 + 4y − 6x − 2 = 0 is : (A) 2x − 1 = 0 (B) 2x + 3 = 0 (C) 2y + 3 = 0 (D) 2x + 5 = 0 If tan θ1. tan θ2 = −
a2 x2 y2 then the chord joining two points θ1 & θ2 on the ellipse 2 + 2 = 1 will subtend b2 a b

Q.67

Q.68

Q.69

a right angle at : (A) focus (C) end of the major axis

Q.70

x2 y2 − = 1 as the centre , a circle is drawn which is tangent to the 9 16 hyperbola with no part of the circle being outside the hyperbola. The radius of the circle is With one focus of the hyperbola (A) less than 2 (B) 2 (C) 11 3 (D) none

Quest
(B) centre (D) end of the minor axis (B)
a3 p2

Q.71

Length of the focal chord of the parabola y2 = 4ax at a distance p from the vertex is : (A)
2a2 p

(C)

4a3 p2

(D)

p2 a

Q.72

The locus of a point such that two tangents drawn from it to the parabola y2 = 4ax are such that the slope of one is double the other is : (A) y2 =
9 ax 2

(B) y2 =

9 ax 4

(C) y2 = 9 ax

(D) x2 = 4 ay

Q.73

= 1 such that ∆AOB (where 'O' is the origin) is an a 2 b2 equilateral triangle, then the eccentricity e of the hyperbola satisfies 2 2 2 (A) e > 3 (B) 1 < e < (C) e = (D) e > 3 3 3
AB is a double ordinate of the hyperbola An ellipse is inscribed in a circle and a point within the circle is chosen at random. If the probability that this point lies outside the ellipse is 2/3 then the eccentricity of the ellipse is : (A)
2 2 3

x2

y2

Q.74

(B)

5 3

(C)

8 9

(D)

2 3

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Q.75

The triangle PQR of area 'A' is inscribed in the parabola y2 = 4ax such that the vertex P lies at the vertex of the parabola and the base QR is a focal chord. The modulus of the difference of the ordinates of the points Q and R is : (A)
A 2a

(B)

A a

(C)

2A a

(D)

4A a

Q.76

If the product of the perpendicular distances from any point on the hyperbola

x2 a2

y2 b2

=1 of eccentricity

e = 3 from its asymptotes is equal to 6, then the length of the transverse axis of the hyperbola is (A) 3 (B) 6 (C) 8 (D) 12 Q.77 The point(s) on the parabola y2 = 4x which are closest to the circle, x2 + y2 − 24y + 128 = 0 is/are : (A) (0, 0) Q.78 (B) 2 , 2 2

(

)

(C) (4, 4)

(D) none

A point P moves such that the sum of the angles which the three normals makes with the axis drawn from P on the standard parabola, is constant. Then the locus of P is : (A) a straight line (B) a circle (C) a parabola (D) a line pair If x + iy = φ + iψ where i = − 1 and φ and ψ are non zero real parameters then φ = constant and ψ = constant, represents two systems of rectangular hyperbola which intersect at an angle of π π π π (A) (B) (C) (D) 3 6 2 4 Three normals drawn from any point to the parabola y2 = 4ax cut the line x = 2a in points whose ordinates are in arithmetical progression. Then the tangents of the angles which the normals make the axis of the parabola are in : (A) A.P. (B) G.P. (C) H.P. (D) none A circle is described whose centre is the vertex and whose diameter is three-quarters of the latus rectum of the parabola y2 = 4ax. If PQ is the common chord of the circle and the parabola and L1 L2 is the latus rectum, then the area of the trapezium PL1 L2Q is : (A) 3 2 a2
 2 +1 2 (B)  2  a    

Q.79

Q.80

Quest
(C) 4a2 (D)  
 2 + 2  a2   2 

Q.81

Q.82

The tangent to the hyperbola xy = c2 at the point P intersects the x-axis at T and the y-axis at T′. The normal to the hyperbola at P intersects the x-axis at N and the y-axis at N′. The areas of the triangles PNT and PN'T' are ∆ and ∆' respectively, then (A) equal to 1 (B) depends on t 1 1 + is ∆ ∆' (C) depends on c

(D) equal to 2

Q.83

If y = 2 x − 3 is a tangent to the parabola y2 = 4a  x − 1  , then ' a ' is equal to :  

3

(A)

22 3

(B) − 1

(C)

14 3

(D)

− 14 3

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Q.84

An ellipse having foci at (3, 3) and (– 4, 4) and passing through the origin has eccentricity equal to 3 5 3 2 (A) (B) (C) (D) 7 5 7 7
T

Q.85

and the hyperbola 4x2 – y2 = 4 have the same foci and they intersect at right angles then the equation of the circle through the points of intersection of two conics is
h e e l l i p s e 4 x

2 + 9y2 = 36

(A) x2 + y2 = 5 (C) Q.86
5 (x2 + y2) + 3x + 4y = 0

(B)

5 (x2 + y2) – 3x – 4y = 0

(D) x2 + y2 = 25

Tangents are drawn from the point (− 1, 2) on the parabola y2 = 4 x. The length , these tangents will intercept on the line x = 2 is : (A) 6 (B) 6 2 (C) 2 6 (D) none of these

Q.87

The curve describes parametrically by x = t2 – 2t + 2, y = t2 + 2t + 2 represents (A) straight line (B) pair of straight lines (C) circle (D) parabola

Q.88

At the point of intersection of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c2 and the parabola y2 = 4ax tangents to the rectangular hyperbola and the parabola make an angle θ and φ respectively with the axis of X, then (B) φ = tan–1(– 2 tanθ ) (A) θ = tan–1(– 2 tanφ ) (C) θ = 1 tan–1(– tanφ ) 2 (D) φ = 1 tan–1(– tanθ ) 2

Q.89

The tangent and normal at P(t), for all real positive t, to the parabola y2 = 4ax meet the axis of the parabola in T and G respectively, then the angle at which the tangent at P to the parabola is inclined to the tangent at P to the circle passing through the points P, T and G is (A) cot–1t (B) cot–1t2 (C) tan–1t (D) tan–1t2 Area of the quadrilateral formed with the foci of the hyperbola (A) 4(a2 + b2) (B) 2(a2 + b2) (C) (a2 + b2)

Quest
x2 a2

Q.90

y2 b2

= 1 and
(D)

x2 a2

y2 b2

= −1 is

1 2 (a + b2) 2

Q.91

A bar of length 20 units moves with its ends on two fixed straight lines at right angles. A point P marked on the bar at a distance of 8 units from one end describes a conic whose eccentricity is (A) 5 9 (B) 2 3 (C) 4 9 (D) 5 3

Q.92

In a square matrix A of order 3, ai i = mi + i where i = 1, 2, 3 and mi's are the slopes (in increasing order of their absolute value) of the 3 normals concurrent at the point (9, – 6) to the parabola y2 = 4x. Rest all other entries of the matrix are one. The value of det. (A) is equal to (A) 37 (B) – 6 (C) – 4 (D) – 9 An equation for the line that passes through (10, –1) and is perpendicular to y = (A) 4x + y = 39 (B) 2x + y = 19 (C) x + y = 9 x2 − 2 is 4 (D) x + 2y = 8

Q.93

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Direction for Q.94 to Q.97. (4 questions together) A quadratic polynomial y = f (x) with absolute term 3 neither touches nor intersects the abscissa axis and is symmetric about the line x = 1. The coefficient of the leading term of the polynomial is unity. A point A(x1, y1) with abscissa x1 = 1 and a point B(x2, y2) with ordinate y2 = 11 are given in a cartisian rectangular system of co-ordinates OXY in the first quadrant on the curve y = f (x) where 'O' is the origin. Now answer the following questions:
Q.94 Vertex of the quadratic polynomial is (A) (1, 1) (B) (2, 3)
→ →

(C) (1, 2)

(D) none

Q.95 Q.96 Q.97

The scalar product of the vectors OA and OB is (A) –18 (B) 26 (C) 22 The area bounded by the curve y = f(x) and a line y = 3 is (A) 4/3 (B) 5/3 (C) 7/3

(D) –22 (D) 28/3

The graph of y = f(x) represents a parabola whose focus has the co-ordinates (A) (1, 7/4) (B) (1, 5/4) (C) (1, 5/2) (D) (1, 9/4)

Direction for Q.98 to Q.66. (3 questions together) The graph of the conic x2 – (y – 1)2 = 1 has one tangent line with positive slope that passes through the origin. the point of tangency being (a, b). Then
Q.98

a The value of sin–1   is b
(A) 5π 12

Q.99

Length of the latus rectum of the conic is (A) 1 (B)

Quest
(B) π 6 (C) π 3 (D) π 4

2

(C) 2

(D) none

Q.100 Eccentricity of the conic is (A) 4 3 (B) 3 (C) 2 (D) none

Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct)
Q.101 Consider a circle with its centre lying on the focus of the parabola, y2 = 2 px such that it touches the directrix of the parabola. Then a point of intersection of the circle & the parabola is : (A)  , p
p 2  

(B)  , − p

p 2

 

(C)  −

 p  , p  2 

(D)  − , − p

 p  2

 

Q.102 Identify the statements which are True. (A) the equation of the director circle of the ellipse, 5x2 + 9y2 = 45 is x2 + y2 = 14. (B) the sum of the focal distances of the point (0 , 6) on the ellipse
x2 y2 + = 1 is 10. 25 36

(C) the point of intersection of any tangent to a parabola & the perpendicular to it from the focus lies on the tangent at the vertex.
( D ) P & Q a r e t h e p o i n t s w i t h e c c e n t r i c a n g l e s

θ & θ + α on the ellipse

x2 y2 + = 1, then the area of the a 2 b2

triangle OPQ is independent of θ.
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Ph. 0) (D) (a. y1). Q and R vanishes (B) algebraic sum of the ordinates of the points P. units ( 3 . y2). then (A) x1 + x2 + x3 + x4 = 0 (B) y1 + y2 + y3 + y4 = 0 (C) x1 x2 x3 x4 = c4 (D) y1 y2 y3 y4 = c4 Q. b > 0 (B) a > 0. 0) Q. 0) (C) Directrix is y-axis (D) Focus has the co-ordinates (a. x2 − 3y2 = 3 at the point constitutes : (A) isosceles triangle (C) a triangles whose area is 3 sq. 0 when associated with two asymptotes ) (B) an equilateral triangle (D) a right isosceles triangle . 0) Q. If a circle is described on MD as a diameter then it intersects the x−axis at a point whose co−ordinates are : (B) (− a.106 If the circle x2 + y2 = a2 intersects the hyperbola xy = c2 in four points P(x1. b < 0 Q. Q.109 The tangent to the hyperbola. Q and R vanishes (C) centroid of the triangle PQR lies on the axis of the parabola (D) circle circumscribing the triangle PQR passes through the vertex of the parabola Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. If parabola and circle touch each other externally then : (A) a > 0. 0) (A) (− 3a. Sector-8. y2 = 4ax is a parabola whose (A) Latus rectum is half the latus rectum of the original parabola (B) Vertex is (a/2. Q. Then the correct statement(s) is/are (A) algebraic sum of the slopes of the normals at P. PA is produced to meet the directrix in D and M is the foot of the perpendicular from P on the directrix. Q and R are three co-normal points on the parabola y2 = 4ax.107 Extremities of the latera recta of the ellipses (A) x2 = a(a – y) (B) x2 = a (a + y) Quest x2 a2 =1 (a > b) having a given major axis 2a lies on b2 (C) y2 = a(a + x) (D) y2 = a (a – x) + y2 Q.108 Let y2 = 4ax be a parabola and x2 + y2 + 2 bx = 0 be a circle. New Delhi. 65395439 [13] .104 The locus of the mid point of the focal radii of a variable point moving on the parabola. y3).Q. y4). Rohini. R(x3.105 P is a point on the parabola y2 = 4ax (a > 0) whose vertex is A. b > 0 (D) a < 0. b < 0 (C) a < 0.110 Let P.103 For the hyperbola x2 y2 − = 1 the incorrect statement is : 9 3 (A) the acute angle between its asymptotes is 60º (B) its eccentricity is 4/3 (C) length of the latus rectum is 2 (D) product of the perpendicular distances from any point on the hyperbola on its asymptotes is less than the length of its latus rectum . S(x4. 0) (C) (− 2a. Q(x2.

113 The equations of the common tangents to the ellipse.111 A variable circle is described to pass through the point (1.115 Equations of a common tangent to the two hyperbolas (A) y = x + a 2 − b2 Quest x2 y2 y2 x2 − 2 = 1 & 2 − 2 = 1 is : a2 b a b (B) y = x − a 2 − b 2 (D) − x − a 2 − b 2 (C) y = − x + a 2 − b2 Q. 2L the length of the latus rectum and the axis at right angles to that of the given curve is : (A) x2 + 4 x + 8 y − 4 = 0 (B) x2 + 4 x − 8 y + 12 = 0 2 + 4 x + 8 y + 12 = 0 (C) x (D) x2 + 8 x − 4 y + 8 = 0 dx 3y = represents a family of hyperbolas (except when it represents a pair dy 2x Q. x2 + 4y2 = 8 & the parabola y2 = 4x can be (A) x + 2y + 4 = 0 (B) x – 2y + 4 = 0 (C) 2x + y – 4 = 0 (D) 2x – y + 4 = 0 Q. 0) and (4. New Delhi. (A) x = a  b  1 1 t +  & y = t −  2  2  t t (B) tx y x ty − +t=0 & + −1=0 a b a b t 2 (C) x = et + e−t & y = et − e−t (D) x2 − 6 = 2 cos t & y2 + 2 = 4 cos2 Q. y2 − 2 y − 4 x − 7 = 0. The equation of the parabola with A as vertex.Q. The locus of the centre of the circle is a parabola whose : (A) length of the latus rectum is 2 2 (B) axis of symmetry has the equation x + y = 1 (C) vertex has the co-ordinates (3/4.118 The differential equation of lines) with eccentricity : (A) 3 5 (B) 5 3 (C) 2 5 (D) 5 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 1) is : (A) 2 x − 2 y + 6 = 0 (B) 2 y − 2 x + 6 = 0 (C) 4 y − 4 x + 13 = 0 (D) 4 x − 4 y = 13 Q. Sector-8. 65395439 [14] . 0) and tangent to the curve y = tan (tan −1 x).112 Which of the following equations in parametric form can represent a hyperbola. 1/4) (D) none of these Q. Then : (A) locus of the feet of the perpendiculars from the vertex on these chords is a circle (B) locus of the middle points of the chords is a parabola (C) variable chords passes through a fixed point on the axis of the parabola (D) none of these Q.114 Variable chords of the parabola y2 = 4ax subtend a right angle at the vertex. Ph. where 't' is a parameter.116 The equation of the tangent to the parabola y = (x − 3)2 parallel to the chord joining the points (3.117 Let A be the vertex and L the length of the latus rectum of the parabola. Rohini.

c) (B) (c. 0) (C) (0. a) Q. Rohini. − c) Quest Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. − c) (C) (− c. All such circles pass through two fixed points whose co-ordinates are : (A) (c. New Delhi.Q. Sector-8.120 The straight line y + x = 1 touches the parabola : (A) x2 + 4 y = 0 (B) x2 − x + y = 0 (C) 4 x2 − 3 x + y = 0 (D) x2 − 2 x + 2 y = 0 Q. 65395439 [15] .119 If a number of ellipse be described having the same major axis 2a but a variable minor axis then the tangents at the ends of their latera recta pass through fixed points which can be (A) (0.121 Circles are drawn on chords of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c2 parallel to the line y = x as diameters. c) (D) (− c. – a) (D) (a. Ph. a) (B) (0.

14 Q.116 Q.24 Q. Sector-8.120 A.D A.D A.84 Q.92 Q.85 Q.89 Q.32 Q.49 Q.44 Q.C.12 Q.54 Q.38 Q.C Q.47 Q.D A. Ph.Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.78 Q.B A.114 Q.72 Q.C.60 Q.108 Q.105 Q.82 Q.25 Q.D A.56 Q.B.63 Q.102 Q.55 Q.118 A.94 Q.109 Q.96 A B D A A C C B C C C A A C B A .41 Q.33 Q.40 Q.67 Q.70 Q.103 Q.B.91 Q.34 Q.B B.112 Q.97 Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q. Rohini.D Q.113 Q.23 Q.48 Q.28 Q.15 Q. New Delhi.71 Q.B.74 Q.73 Q.110 Q.36 Q.79 Q.98 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.C A.69 Q.81 Q.C.121 A.35 Q.20 Q.22 Q.29 Q.B.83 Q.2 Q.7 Q.1 Q.95 C C C D B B D D C C A C C D C B Q.107 Q.64 Q.68 Q.51 Q.C A.C.C.10 Q.D C.C B.9 Q.101 Q.3 Q.75 Q.18 Q.104 Q.43 Q.53 Q.31 Q.C Quest ANSWER KEY C B C B D A A C C D C B D D A D D Q.D A.76 Q.30 Q.19 Q.21 Q.D A.B.B A.59 Q.42 Q.46 Q.65 Q.86 Q.99 B A B B B D B C D A A B C D D D C Q.62 Q.77 Q.16 Q.B.5 Q.27 Q.6 Q.88 Q.80 Q.58 Q.50 Q.106 Q.119 B.26 Q.100 D B B A B B B B C B C B B C A C D Q.57 Q.52 Q.115 Q.8 Q.87 Q.39 Q.C.66 Q.13 Q.D B.4 Q.17 Q.45 Q.117 Q.D A.61 Q.D Q.90 Q.B A.D A.93 Q.11 Q. 65395439 [16] B B B D C D A B A B B D A B B C D Q.37 Q.111 Q.

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cos ( 32π + x) − sin3 ( 72π − x) when simplified reduces to : π cos ( x − π ) . Trigonometric eqn and ineqn.5 If A is the area and 2s the sum of the 3 sides of a triangle.8 ) . x ∈φ (A) a = 1 .P. (B) A = s2 2 FG π (a + x)IJ = 0 then. b cos2 (A) in A.6 The exact value of cos (A) – 1/2 2π 3π 6π 9π 18π 27 π cos ec + cos cos ec + cos cos ec is equal to 28 28 28 28 28 28 (B) 1/2 (C) 1 (D) 0 C C + (a − b)2 cos2 = 2 2 Q. CH and CM are the lengths of the altitude and median to the base AB. Q. Solutions of Triangle & Binomial There are 142 questions in this question bank.1 If x + y = 3 – cos4θ and x – y = 4 sin2θ then (A) x4 + y4 = 9 (C) x3 + y3 = 2(x2 + y2) Q. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. (B) (D) x + y =16 x + y =2 A B 3 + a cos2 = c then a. b = 26.2 If in a triangle ABC. (C) in H. If a = 10. (D) None Q. (a + b)2 sin2 (A) c (a + b) tan ( x − π 2 (B) b (c + a) (C) a (b + c) (D) c2 Q.3 If tanB = (A) n sin A cos A then tan(A + B) equals 1 − n cos2 A (B) (n − 1) cos A sin A (C) sin A (1 − n ) cos A sin A (n − 1) cos A (D) sin A (n + 1) cos A Q.4 Given a2 + 2a + cosec2 x ∈I 2 (C) a ∈ R . which of the following holds good? H2 K 3 3 (C) A > s2 3 (D) None Q. 65395439 Q. Ph.P. x are finite but not possible to find (B) a = –1 . then : (A) A ≤ s2 Quest x ∈I 2 (D) a .Question bank on Compound angles.10 [2] . New Delhi. c = 32 then length (HM) (A) 5 (B) 7 (C) 9 (D) none Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. c are : 2 2 2 (B) in G.9 If in a ∆ ABC.P. b. Rohini.7 In any triangle ABC. sin3A + sin3B + sin3C = 3 sinA · sinB · sinC then (A) ∆ ABC may be a scalene triangle (B) ∆ ABC is a right triangle (C) ∆ ABC is an obtuse angled triangle (D) ∆ ABC is an equilateral triangle In a triangle ABC. Sector-8. tan ( 32 + x) 2 (B) − sin2 x (C) − sin x cos x (D) sin2x (A) sin x cos x Q.

19π U (C) S T 12 12 12 V W 1 2 Q. 23π U S12 12 12 12 V T W R 5π . In a triangle ABC. then 2 3 (A) Q. 13π .16 If cos (α + β) = 0 then sin (α + 2β) = (A) sin α (B) − sin α (D) − cos β Q. (D) 12 12 12 12 R S T U V W tan A has the value equal to tan B (D) − 1 2 Q.k (1 + tan2 x) = 0 where (0 < k < 1) .11 sin 2 θ sin θ + cos θ − The value of for all permissible vlaues of θ sin θ − cos θ tan 2 θ − 1 (A) is less than – 1 (B) is greater than 1 (C) lies between – 1 and 1 including both (D) lies between – 2 and sin 3θ = 4 sin θ sin 2θ sin 4θ in 0 ≤ θ ≤ π has : (A) 2 real solutions (B) 4 real solutions (C) 6 real solutions (D) 8 real solutions. ( I I1 ) · ( I I2 ) · ( I I3 ) has the value equal to (A) R2r (B) 2R2r (C) 4R2r (D) 16R2r In a triangle ABC. a cos(B – C) + b cos(C – A) + c cos(A – B) is equal to (A) abc R2 (B) cos θ abc 4R 2 (C) 4abc R2 (D) abc 2R 2 Q. If cos  1 1  +  has the value equal to  a b 2 Q. Then the measure of angle A is : (A) π/3 (B) 2π/3 (C) π/2 (D) 3π/4 Q.17 With usual notations. 2 π  2  With usual notations in a triangle ABC. . 19π .20 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. CD is the bisector of the angle C.   3π   2 (D) θ ∈   3π  . in a triangle ABC. Ph. New Delhi.   12 12 12 12  π 7 π 19 π 23π . . angle B < angle C and the values of B & C satisfy the equation 2 tan x . .Q. Rohini. .13 C 1 has the value and l (CD) = 6. 65395439 [3] . Sector-8.19   π 2 (B) θ ∈  .  Q.15 If the median of a triangle ABC through A is perpendicular to AB then (A) (B) 2 (C) − 2 (C) cos β Quest π 7π 17π 23π  (B)  .12 Q.14 1 9 (B) 1 12 (C) 1 6 (D) none The set of angles btween 0 & 2π satisfying the equation 4 cos2 θ − 2 2 cos θ − 1 = 0 is (A) R π .18 sin 3 θ − cos 3 θ − sin θ − cos θ 1 + cot 2 θ − 2 tan θ cot θ = − 1 if : π 2   (A) θ ∈  0 . 5π . π (C) θ ∈  π .

21 If cos α = (A) 2 α β 2 cos β − 1 then tan cot has the value equal to. Ph.26 1 − sin x + 1 + sin x 5π < x < 3π . Sector-8. New Delhi. . if the median. the value of (A) r R a cos A + b cos B + c cos C is equal to : a+b+c (B) R 2r (C) R r (D) 2r R Q.24 The equation. . then tan tan = 2 2 2 2 (B) k +1 k −1 3 (C) k k+1 (D) k+1 k Q.29 The value of cos (A) 1 32 π 2π 4π 8π 16 π cos cos cos cos is : 10 10 10 10 10 (B) 1 16 (C) cos ( π / 10 ) 16 (D) − 10 + 2 5 64 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 2 10 5 Q.28 In a ∆ ABC. 2 8 8 (D) π 3π π . 3 4 12 (B)   π π π . then the value of the expression If is 2 1 − sin x − 1 + sin x x x x x (B) cot (C) tan (D) –tan (A) –cot 2 2 2 2 If x sin θ = y sin  θ +   2π 4 π   = z sin  θ +  then :   3 3 Quest (B) 16 (C) 64 (D) 128 (B) one root (C) two roots (D) infinite roots 3  1 1  1 1  1 1 +   +   +  = KR where K has the value  r1 r2   r2 r3   r3 r1  a 2 b2 c2 Q. . Rohini.25 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC  equal to : (A) 1 Q.Q. sin2 θ − (A) no root 4 4 =1− has : 3 sin θ − 1 sin θ − 1 Q. .27 (A) x + y + z = 0 (B) xy + yz + zx = 0 (C) xyz + x + y + z = 1 (D) none Q. 65395439 [4] .23 If A + B + C = π & sin  A + (A) k −1 k +1 C A B C  = k sin . where(0 < α < π and 0 < β < π) 2 2 2 − cos β (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 3 Q. 2 3 6 (C) π 3π π . bisector and altitude drawn from the vertex A divide the angle at the vertex into four equal parts then the angles of the ∆ ABC are : (A) 2π π π .22 In a ∆ ABC.

y.38 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A Q.34 In a ∆ ABC. The value of (A) cot 44º 3 + cot 76° cot 16° is : cot 76° + cot 16° Q.30 With usual notation in a ∆ ABC.32 Q. The perimeters of the ∆ DEF and ∆ ABC are in the ratio : (A) 2r R (B) r 2R (C) r R (D) r 3R where r is the in radius and R is the circum radius of the ∆ ABC Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. NIL and LIM where I is the incentre then the product xyz is equal to : (A) R r2 (D) 1 r R2 2 Q. cos 3A + cos 3B + cos 3C = 1 then : (A) ∆ ABC is right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled (C) ∆ ABC is obtuse angled (D) nothing definite can be said about the nature of the ∆.39 AD.Q.31 If a cos3 α + 3a cos α sin2 α = m and a sin3 α + 3a cos2 α sin α = n . z be the circumradii of the triangles MIN. Then (m + n)2/3 + (m − n)2/3 is equal to : (A) 2 a2 (B) 2 a1/3 (C) 2 a2/3 (D) 2 a3 In a triangle ABC .33 The value of cot x + cot (60º + x) + cot (120º + x) is equal to : (A) cot 3x (B) tan 3x (C) 3 tan 3x 3 − 9 tan 2 x (D) 3 tan x − tan 3 x Q.36 If the incircle of the ∆ ABC touches its sides respectively at L. M and N and if x. Rohini. AD is the altitude from A . if R = k (A) 1 (B) 2 (r1 + r2 ) ( r2 + r3 ) ( r3 + r1 ) r1 r2 + r2 r3 + r3 r1 where k has the value equal to: (D) 4 (C) 1/4 Q. 2π) is : (A) 28 (B) 14 (C) 4 (D) 2 If A = 3400 then 2 sin (A) (C) A is identical to 2 (B) − 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A (D) − 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A Q.35 Quest (B) tan 44º (C) tan 2º (D) cot 46º (B) r R2 (C) 1 R r2 2 Q. Sector-8. 2] (D) none a bc b 2 − c2 Q. 65395439 [5] . angle C = 23° & AD = then angle B = (A) 157° (B) 113° (C) 147° [JEE ’94. BE and CF are the perpendiculars from the angular points of a ∆ ABC upon the opposite sides.37 The number of solutions of tan (5π cos θ) = cot (5 π sin θ) for θ in (0. Ph. Given b > c . New Delhi.

∞) In a right angled triangle the hypotenuse is 2 2 times the perpendicular drawn from the opposite vertex. 2) (B) [2. New Delhi. the minimum value of Quest (B) 1/2 (C) 1 B (D) 2 ∑ cot 2 2 . g. ∞) (D) (− ∞. 6] (C) (6.43 π π & 3 6 (B) π 3π & 8 8 (C) π π & 4 4 (D) π 3π & 5 10 Q. Then the other acute angles of the triangle are (A) Q. h be the lengths of the perpendiculars from the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC on the sides a. cos 2x + a sin x = 2a − 7 possess a solution is : (A) (− ∞. Rohini.49 2 Number of roots of the equation cos x + 3 +1 3 sin x − − 1 = 0 which lie in the interval 2 4 (C) 6 (D) 8 [−π.42 (B) 3 (B) rational which is not integral (D) natural number B C · cot has the value equal to : 2 2 (C) 2 (D) 1 The set of values of ‘a’ for which the equation.Q. 65395439 [6] .47 The general solution of sin x + sin 5x = sin 2x + sin 4x is : (A) 2nπ (B) nπ (C) nπ/3 where n ∈ I (D) 2 nπ/3 Q.44 Let f. Sector-8.45 In ∆ ABC.48 The product of the distances of the incentre from the angular points of a ∆ ABC is : (A) 4 R2 r (B) 4 Rr2 (C) (a b c) R s (D) (a bc )s R Q. π] is (A) 2 (B) 4 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. b and c respectively . cot 2 2 ∏ cot 2 A 2 (C) 3 A is (A) 1 Q. Ph.41 In a ∆ ABC if b + c = 3a then cot (A) 4 Q.46 (B) 2 (D) non existent If the orthocentre and circumcentre of a triangle ABC be at equal distances from the side BC and lie on the same side of BC then tanB tanC has the value equal to : (A) 3 (B) 1 3 (C) – 3 (D) – 1 3 Q.40 The value of cosec π – 18 π 3 sec 18 is a (A) surd (C) negative natural number Q. If (A) 1/4 abc a b c then the value of λ is : + + =λ fgh f g h Q.

Ph.55 tan 2 − α cos 2 − α π π   The expression. New Delhi. OCA and OAB respectively then a bc 2 R3 R3 a bc a b c + + has the value equal to: R1 R2 R 3 (A) (B) (C) 4∆ R2 (D) ∆ 4R 2 Q. 65395439 .54 ∆ABC. c = a3 such that ap+1 = 5p 4p − 2   a 22 − p − ap  2−p p  3 5p   (D) r2 = 3r1 where p = 1. cosx (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 The exact value of cos273º + cos247º + (cos73º . a = a1 = 2 .52 Q.56 The expression [1 − sin (3π − α) + cos (3π + α)] 1 − sin   Quest (B) r3 = 2r1 (C) r2 = 2r1 ( 3π ) ( 3π ) (C) − 1  (D) none  3π   5π  − α + cos  − α  when simplified  2   2  reduces to : (A) sin 2α Q. 2 π] satisfying the equation cotx – cosx = 1 – cotx. R2 and R3 are the radii of the circumcircles of triangles OBC.59 4 sin50 sin550 sin650 has the values equal to (A) 3 +1 2 2 (B) 3 −1 2 2 (C) 3 −1 2 (D) 3 3−1 2 2 d i [7] Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. (A) 25 (B) 625 (C) 625 2 (D) 625 4 Q. Rohini.53 (D) 1 Q. Sector-8.50 sec 8θ − 1 sec 4θ − 1 is equal to (A) tan 2θ cot 8θ (B) tan 8θ tan 2θ (C) cot 8θ cot 2θ (D) tan 8θ cot 2θ Q. b = a2 . + cos  α −  sin (π − α) + cos (π + α) sin  α −  when   2 2 cos(2 π − α ) simplified reduces to : (A) zero (B) 1 Q.57 (B) − sin 2α (C) 1 − sin 2α (D) 1 + sin 2α If ‘O’ is the circumcentre of the ∆ ABC and R1.51 In a ∆ABC if b = a 3 − 1 and ∠C = 300 then the measure of the angle A is (A) 150 (B) 450 (C) 750 (D) 1050 Number of values of θ ∈ [ 0 .2 then (A) r1 = r2 Q.Q. cos47º) is (A) 1/4 (B) 1/2 (C)3/4 I n a ( ) Q.58 The maximum value of ( 7 cosθ + 24 sinθ ) × ( 7 sinθ – 24 cosθ ) for every θ ∈ R .

4. Rohini.axis for the first time on the circle Cn then n equal to (A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9 Q. On the circle Ck . 12 cm and 15 cm respectively . 2.65 Quest cos A cos B cos C = = a b c Q. satisfies the equation sin − cos = 1 − sin x & the inequality − ≤ . (A) right angled then the triangle is (C) equilateral (D) obtuse (B) isosceles Q.64 9 16 FG H π 9 IJ FG1 + cos 3π IJ FG1+ cos 5π IJ FG1+ cos 7π IJ is KH 9K H 9KH 9K (B) 10 16 (C) 12 16 (D) 5 16 (B) n = 1. a particle moves k centimeters in the counter. a3) such that a1+ a2 cos 2x + a3 sin² x = 0 for all x is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 3 (D) infinite In a ∆ABC. 65395439 [8] .The particle starts at (1.If the particle crosses the positive direction of the x.Q.60 If x. then : (A) 1 + tan   1 + tan  = 2   A  2  B 2 (D) none Q. let Ck denotes the circle with radius k centimeters and centre at the origin. Ph. 3. (B) G. y and z are the distances of incentre from the vertices of the triangle ABC respectively then a bc x y z is equal to (A) ∏ tan 2 A (B) ∑ cot 2 A (C) ∑ tan 2 A (D) ∑ sin 2 A Q.67 If in a ∆ ABC.P (C) H. 5 (C) n = 0. 5 The number of all possible triplets (a1 .clockwise direction. (A) (C) 2∆ s (D) c 2 Q. Then the radius of the semicircle is 2∆ 2∆ (B) a+b a +b−c Where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC.68 If cos A + cosB + 2cosC = 2 then the sides of the ∆ ABC are in (A) A. a2 .P. 0. The motion of the particle continues in this manner . After completing its motion on Ck . then: 2 2 2 2 2 4 Q.66 For each natural number k . 3.61 The medians of a ∆ ABC are 9 cm. 0). If A and B are complimentary angles. whose diameter lies on the side c. a semicircle is inscribed. Then the area of the triangle is (A) 96 sq cm (B) 84 sq cm (C) 72 sq cm (D) 60 sq cm nπ x x x π 3π .62 If x = (A) n = −1. Sector-8. New Delhi.69 (B) 1 + cot  1 + cot  = 2   A  2  B 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 5 (D) n = −1. 4 Q.P.63 The value of 1 + cos (A) Q. 1. 2. the particle moves to Ck+1 in the radial direction.

3 cosec 20° − sec 20° is : (A) 2 (B) sin 40° 2 sin 20° (C) 4 (D) sin 40° 4 sin 20° Q. is x : Q.25)sincosx2− 4 ) + 1 = 0.73 The product of the arithmetic mean of the lengths of the sides of a triangle and harmonic mean of the lengths of the altitudes of the triangle is equal to : (A) ∆ (B) 2 ∆ (C) 3 ∆ (D) 4 ∆ [ where ∆ is the area of the triangle ABC ] If in a triangle sin A : sin C = sin (A − B) : sin (B − C) then a2 : b2 : c2 (A) are in A. Rohini. p) is : (D) more than 5 (B) 3 a a + b2 2 (C) 5 Q.A B (C) 1 + sec  1 + cos ec  = 2     2  2 (D)  1 − tan   1 − tan  = 2   A  2  B 2 Q.76 . (C) are in H.70 The value of .78 The value of cot 7 10 10 10 10 + tan 67 – cot 67 – tan7 is : 2 2 2 2 (C) 2(3 + 2 3 ) (D) 2 (3 – 3 ) (A) a rational number (B) irrational number Q. the statement which is incorrect. Sector-8.I ] Q. (B) are in G. cosA·cosB + sinA sinB sin2C = 1 then. a cosec α − b sec α is (A) (B) 2 a 2 + b 2 (C) a + b (D) none Q. (A) 2 If θ = 3 α and sin θ = 1 a +b 2 2 lying in (0.71 If in a ∆ ABC. 2 (A) an empty set (B) a singleton (C) a set containing two values (D) an infinite set 2 ( π ( ) − 2 (0. (D) none of these Q. 65395439 [9] . The value of the expression . is (A) ∆ ABC is isosceles but not right angled (B) ∆ ABC is acute angled (C) ∆ ABC is right angled (D) least angle of the triangle is tan x − π 4 π 4 Q.74 Quest ∑ cos(r x) = 0 r =1 5 [ Y G ‘99 Tier .P. Ph.P. New Delhi.79 If in a triangle ABC (A) π 8 2 cos A cos B 2 cos C a b + + = + then the value of the angle A is : a b c b c ca (B) π 4 (C) π 3 (D) π 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.72 The set of values of x satisfying the equation.75 The number of solution of the equation.P.

if r1 = 2r2 = 2r3 then (A) 4a = 3b (B) 3a = 2b (C) 4b = 3a (D) 2a = 3b 1 π x2 − x Q.81 Q. r2. r3 be the radii of excircles of the triangle ABC.85 Minimum value of 8cos2x + 18sec2x ∀ x ∈ R wherever it is defined. New Delhi.83 If tan α = 2 and tan β = (x ≠ 0. is : (A) 24 (B) 25 (C) 26 (D) 18  a2 b2 c2  A B C   + +  sin A sin B sin C  . Ph. where 0 < α.82 With usual notations in a triangle ABC.86 In a ∆ABC (A) 2∆ (B) ∆ (C) ∆ 2 (D) ∆ 4 where ∆ is the area of the triangle Q.88 The general solution of the trigonometric equation tan x + tan 2x + tan 3x = tan x · tan 2x · tan 3x is π (A) x = nπ (B) nπ ± (C) x = 2nπ 3 where n ∈ I Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.Q.87 If θ is eliminated from the equations x = a cos(θ – α) and y = b cos (θ – β) then 2xy cos(α − β) is equal to ab a b (A) cos2 ( α – β) (B) sin2 (α – β) 2 x2 + y2 2 − (C) sec2 ( α – β) (D) cosec2 (α – β) Q.84 If r1. then (A) ∑ cot 2 Quest (B) – 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 4 ∑ r1 ∑ r1r2 is equal to : A (B) ∑ cot 2 cot 2 A B (C) ∑ tan 2 A (D) ∏ tan 2 A Q. Rohini. sin 2 sin 2 sin 2 simplifies to   Q. 1). β < .80 The value of the expression (sinx + cosecx)2 + (cosx + secx)2 – ( tanx + cotx)2 wherever defined is equal to (A) 0 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) 9 If A = 5800 then which one of the following is true A (A) 2 sin   = 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A   2 A (C) 2 sin   = − 1 + sin A − 1 − sin A 2 A (B) 2 sin   = − 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A 2 A (D) 2 sin   = 2 1 + sin A + 1 − sin A Q. 65395439 (D) x = nπ 3 [10] . then tan 2 2 2x − 2x + 1 x − x +1 (α + β) has the value equal to : (A) 1 Q. Sector-8.

The ratio 1 is equal to S2 (A) 1 5 (B) 81 16 (C) 64 25 (D) 25 64 Q.91 Number of principal solution of the equation tan 3x – tan 2x – tan x = 0.96 Which of the following functions have the maximum value unity ? (A) sin2 x − cos2 x (C) − sin 2x − cos 2x 2 (B) (D) 6  1 sin x + 1 cos x    3 5  2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. sin4 θ – sin2 θ – 1 = 0. 65395439 [11] . b and c are positive reals different than unity then the value of (logab)3 + (logbc)3 + (logca)3 is (A) an odd prime (B) an even prime (C) an odd composite (D) an irrational number If the arcs of the same length in two circles S1 and S2 subtend angles 75° and 120° respectively at the S centre. (A (B) (C) (D) 1 1 1 1 sin 82 . sin 2x − cos 2x 2 Q...94 If sin θ = sin α then sin (A) sin Q.93 The value of x that satisfies the relation x = 1 – x + x2 – x3 + x4 – x5 + .. Sector-8. sin 5 is positive.89 If logab + logbc + logca vanishes where a.95 θ = 3 Quest (B) a surd (D) a natural which is not composite (D) none tan 2 20° − sin 2 20° simplifies to tan 2 20° · sin 2 20° α 3 (B) sin  −  π 3 α 3 (C) sin  +  π 3 α 3 (D) − sin  +  π 3 α 3 Choose the INCORRECT statement(s). sin 97 have the same value. is (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 7 (D) more than 7 Q.92 The expression (A) a rational which is not integral (C) a natural which is prime Q.. Ph.. 2 2 2 2 ° ° ° ° If tan A = 3 4− 3 & tan B = 3 4+ 3 then tan (A − B) must be irrational.. New Delhi. Rohini. The sign of the product sin 2 . There exists a value of θ between 0 & 2 π which satisfies the equation . sin 3 .Q.. cos 37 and sin 127 .90 Q.. ∞ (A) 2 cos36° (B) 2 cos144° (C) 2 sin18° Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.

Q. then the length of the hypotenuse is : (A) 2[1+cos(α − β)] (B) 2[1 − cos(α + β)] (C) 4 cos2 α−β 2 (D) 4sin2 α+β 2 Q.100 It is known that sin β = & 0 < β < π then the value of 5 2 3 sin (α + β) − cos π cos(α + β) 6 is: sin α (A) independent of α for all β in (0. Sector-8. Rohini. New Delhi. then n = (A) 6 (B) 9 (C) 12 (D) 15 N o rth D e lh i : Quest Tutorials E-16/289.99 The sines of two angles of a triangle are equal to (A) 245/1313 (B) 255/1313 5 99 & .103 If sin t + cos t = (A) −1 (B) –5 1 t then tan is equal to : 5 2 (C) 7 5 (D) –4 (*B) – 1 3 (C) 2 (D) − 1 6 BINOMIAL There are 39 questions in this question bank. then the value of 4 cosθ + 3sinθ is equal to (A) 3 Q. Ph.102 If 2 cosθ + sinθ = 1.Q. π/2) (C) 3 (7 + 24 cot α ) for tan β < 0 15 Q.97 If the sides of a right angled triangle are {cos2α + cos2β + 2cos(α + β)} and {sin2α + sin2β + 2sin(α + β)}. then m = (A) 1100 (B) 1010 (C) 1001 (D) none Q.104 Given that the term of the expansion (x1/3 − x−1/2)15 which does not contain x is 5 m where m ∈ N .105 In the binomial (21/3 + 3−1/3)n.101 If x = sec φ − tan φ & y = cosec φ + cot φ then : (A) x = y +1 y −1 Quest 3 (B) 5 for tan β > 0 (D) none (B) y = 1+ x 1− x (C) x = y−1 y+1 (D) xy + x − y + 1 = 0 Q. 65395439 [12] . The cosine of the third angle is : 13 101 (C) 735/1313 (D) 765/1313 4 Q.98 An extreme value of 1 + 4 sin θ + 3 cos θ is : (A) − 3 (B) − 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 Q. if the ratio of the seventh term from the beginning of the expansion to the seventh term from its end is 1/6 .

1) then (1 – β) (p + β) is (A) rational which is not an integer (B) a prime (C) a composite (D) none of these Q.Q...... Sector-8..108 The last digit of (3P + 2) is : (A) 1 (B) 2 4n and n ∈ N where P = 3 1   (D) – 2 1 − 49   2  (C) 4 (D) 5 Q. Ph.107 The coefficient of x49 in the expansion of (x – 1)  x −   x − 2  .109 The sum of the binomial coefficients of 2 x +  is equal to 256 . + a50 is : (A) even (B) odd & of the form 3n (C) odd & of the form (3n − 1) (D) odd & of the form (3n + 1) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.. New Delhi.  x − 49  is equal to 2 2  2    1 (A) – 2 1 − 50     2  (B) + ve coefficient of x (C) – ve coefficient of x Q.110 The coefficient of (A) 405 256 Quest  1 n (B) 2110 (C) 1210 (D) none x4 3 x in  − 2  2 x  10 is : (B) 504 259 (C) 450 263 (D) 405 512 Q. then the value of n is : 3    x n (A) 15 (B) 45 (C) 55 (D) 56 1  1  1   Q. when (1523 + 2323) is divided by 19.106 If the coefficients of x7 & x8 in the expansion of 2 +  are equal .115 The last two digits of the number 3400 are : (A) 81 (B) 43 (C) 29 (D) 14 (D) 000 (D) 01 Q.. is (A) 4 (B) 15 (C) 0 (D) 18 Q. The constant term in the x   expansion is (A) 1120 Q.112 Let (7 + 4 3 ) n = p + β when n and p are positive integers and β ∈ (0. x50 then a0 + a2 + a4 + .. + a50 . 65395439 [13] ....114 Last three digits of the number N = 7100 – 3100 are (A) 100 (B) 300 (C) 500 Q.113 If (11)27 + (21)27 when divided by 16 leaves the remainder (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 Q.111 The remainder. Rohini.116 If (1 + x + x²)25 = a0 + a1x + a2x² + .

.. the term which does not contain x is : (C) 10C 4 8 (A) Q.(n+1)! (C) (n + 1).127 10C 0 (B) 10C 7 (D) none If the 6th (A) 5  1  2 term in the expansion of the binomial  8/ 3 + x log10 x is 5600.. New Delhi..Q.125 The positive value of a so that the co−efficient of x5 is equal to that of x15 in the expansion of  x 2 + (A) 1 2 3   a  x3  10 is (B) 1 3 (C) 1 10 (D) 2 3  x+1 x −1  −  Q. (n+2)! (B) n.. n! is : (A) (n + 1)..... + amxm then (A) n! (B) (n + 1) ! Q. Sector-8..... Pn = (A) (n + 1) ! − 1 (B) (n + 1) ! + 1 (C) (n + 1) ! (D) none of these Q...n− (A) 0 ( n −1) 1! Quest r=0 ∑ m a r has the value equal to (C) (n – 1)! (D) none (D) 5n − 1 (n − 1) + ( n − 1) ( n − 2) 2! (n − 2) – (n − 1) ( n − 2) ( n − 3) 3! (n − 3) + . + xn) ≡ a0 + a1x + a2x2 + a3x3 + .. (n+1)! (D) none of these Q. the value of r is : (A) 12 (B) 13 (C) 14 (D) 15 Q....117 The sum of the series (1² + 1).122 The value of 4 {nC1 + 4 . then the value of the sum to n terms of the series 1.126 In the expansion of  2/ 3 1/ 3  x − x + 1 x − x1/ 2  . P2 + 3 . 3! + . + n . + (n² + 1)... (1 + x + x2 + x3 + .. P3 + . nC2 + 42 . P1 + 2 .124 In the expansion of (1 + x)43 if the co−efficients of the (2r + 1)th and the (r + 2)th terms are equal.. + 4n − 1} is : (A) 0 (B) 5n + 1 (C) 5n Q.119 The expression (A) 7   1 + 4x + 1  7  1 − 4x + 1  7    −   is a polynomial in x of degree 2 2 4x + 1            1 (B) 5 (C) 4 n (D) 3  Q. nC3 + .121 If (1 + x) (1 + x + x2) (1 + x + x2 + x3) .. then x equals to x  (B) 8 (C) 10 (D) 100 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.. Ph.118 Let Pm stand for nPm .. Then the expression 1 .123 If n be a positive integer such that n ≥ 3. is : (B) 1 (C) – 1 (D) none of these Q.. 65395439 [14] ..1! + (2² + 1)..... Rohini..2! + (3² + 1).120 If the second term of the expansion a 1/13 +   n a  5/2 then the value of C 3 is :  is 14a n C2  a −1  (A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 12 (D) 6 Q.

Sector-8..132 The greatest value of the term independent of x in the expansion of  x sin θ + x   10 Quest ( ) 100 is : (C) 27 (D) 28 10 (A) 10C 5 (B) 25 (C) 25 · 10C 5 (D) C5 25 Q.... 6 + 2] Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 65395439 [15] . (1 + x + x2 + .... (A) 4950 (B) 5050 (C) 5150 (D) none Q.. ends with (A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 7 (D) 9  4x 2 3   is 6 in the binomial expansion  − Q.. (α + p)m − 1 + (α + p)m − 2 (α + q) + (α + p)m − 3 (α + q)2 + .. Then ' α ' is : (A) 3 (B) 1 3 (C) − 1 3 (D) 1 Q..129 (1 + x) (1 + x + x2) (1 + x + x2 + x3) .. + x100) when written in the ascending power of x then the highest exponent of x is ______ ....128 Co-efficient of αt in the expansion of..133 If (1 + x – 3x2)2145 = a0 + a1x + a2x2 + . is α times the corresponding binomial co-efficient .Q...134 Coefficient of x  3 2x    (A) 2438 (B) 2688 (C) 2868  1   Q.. New Delhi.. Rohini. f2 − f + pf − p is (B) a negative integer (D) are irrational number 2 + 43 (A) a natural number (C) a prime number Q..135 The term independent of ' x ' in the expansion of  9 x − 3 x  18 9 (D) none . (α + q)m − 1 where α ≠ − q and p ≠ q is : m (A) Ct pt − qt p−q ( ) ) m (B) m Ct pm− t − qm− t p−q Ct p m− t + q m− t p−q ( ) ) m (C) Ct pt + q t p−q ( (D) ( Q.131 Number of rational terms in the expansion of (A) 25 (B) 26 cos θ    is Q. Ph.130 Let 5 + 2 6 ( ) n = p + f where n ∈ N and p ∈ N and 0 < f < 1 then the value of.136 The expression [x + (x3−1)1/2]5 + [x − (x3−1)1/2]5 is a polynomial of degree : (A) 5 (B) 6 (C) 7 (D) 8 [JEE’92... then a0 – a1 + a2 – a3 + .. x > 0 ....

2 Q.142 The coefficient of xr (0 ≤ r ≤ n − 1) in the expression : (x + 2)n−1 + (x + 2)n−2.139 The coefficient of the middle term in the binomial expansion in powers of x of (1 + αx)4 and of (1 – αx)6 is the same if α equals (A) – 5 3 (B) 10 3 (C) – 3 10 (D) 3 5 Q.. Rohini... + (a + nb)Cn is where Cr's denotes combinatorial coefficient in the expansion of (1 + x)n... (4n − 1) is equal to : (A) (4 n) ! 2 . (2n) ! (2n) ! n (B) n (4 n) ! n ! 2 .... (2n) ! (2n) ! n (C) ( 4 n) ! n ! (2n) ! (2n) ! (D) (4 n) ! n ! 2 n ! (2n) ! Q.... + (x + 1)n−1 is : (A) nCr (2r − 1) (B) nCr (2n−r − 1) (C) nCr (2r + 1) (D) nCr (2n−r + 1) Quest 1 r and Tn = ∑ nC r =0 r r Tn then S is equal to n (B) n −1 2 (C) n – 1 (D) 2n − 1 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.. Sector-8. 65395439 [16] . New Delhi.. n ∈ N (A) (a + 2nb)2n (B) (2a + nb)2n (C) (a +nb)2n – 1 (D) (2a + nb)2n – 1 Q. and that a1 = 2a2 then the value of n is (A) 6 (B) 2 (C) 5 (D) 3 Q... Ph.137 Given (1 – 2x + 5x2 – 10x3) (1 + x)n = 1 + a1x + a2x2 + .141 If Sn = (A) n 2 ∑ nC r =0 n Q.140 (2n + 1) (2n + 3) (2n + 5) . (x + 1)² + . (x + 1) + (x + 2)n−3 ...138 The sum of the series aC0 + (a + b)C1 + (a + 2b)C2 + ..

115 Q.93 C Select the correct alternatives : (More than one are correct) Q.15 C Q.117 Q.64 D Q.54 Q.72 A Q.76 Q.125 A Q.71 C Q.3 A Q.88 D Q.127 C Q. Ph.133 B Q.59 B Q.57 C Q.12 Q.5 Q.53 C Q.111 C Q.30 C Q.55 Q.39 C Q.78 Q.136 Q.10 C Q.83 Q.97 AC Q.99 BC Q.135 D Q.66 B Q.46 A Q.104 C Q.27 Q.112 D Q.45 A Q.52 B Q.24 D Q. 65395439 Q.9 D Q.25 C Q.102 AC Q.20 Q.123 Q.69 Q.91 D A C B C C B A B A B C C Q.26 Q.2 D Q.14 Q.49 Q.33 Q. New Delhi.42 Q.85 Q.110 Q.95 BCD Q.47 Q.118 A Q.51 D Q.80 B Q.73 B Q.82 C Q.68 Q.107 A Q.44 A Q.61 Q.84 Q.18 B Q.96 ABCD Q.109 Q.129 Q.34 Q.4 B Q.48 Q.Answers Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.67 C Q.90 Q.100 ABC Q.81 C Q.138 A B C B D [17] .8 D Q.65 A Q.16 A Q.101 BCD Q.75 Q.36 C Q.142 B A D D D D D C D C A C A C Q.119 D Q.40 Q.17 A Q.28 Q.120 A Q.62 Q.92 D B D A A B B B A C B C D Quest D D D B C Q.116 Q.106 C Q.103 BC BINOMIAL Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q.19 Q.50 D Q.38 D Q.131 Q.6 Q.1 D Q.94 ABD Q.141 A Q.63 Q.132 D Q.121 B Q.31 C Q.13 Q.41 Q.79 D Q.7 Q.56 Q.22 C Q.37 A Q.139 C Q.128 B Q.108 Q.105 B Q.32 B Q.140 B Q. Sector-8.86 B Q.98 BD Q.137 A A A B A Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.29 D Q.11 D Q.87 B Q.122 Q.134 B Q. Rohini.130 Q.60 B Q.23 A Q.124 Q.126 C Q.114 D Q.21 Q.89 A Q.74 A Q.113 A Q.43 B Q.35 Q.58 C Q.70 Q.

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(B) The function is right continuous at x = 0 (C) The function has a removable discontinuity at 0 and 4. p 1 1 Quest 2   xn x →∞ (C) 3 Q. 7/5 Q. ∞) (C) h(x) is discontinuous for each rational in (0. ∞) (B) h(x) is continuous for each irrational in (0. The least value of m for which f ′ (x) is (D) none continuous at x = 0 is (A) 1 (B) 2 Q.7 (B) 0. Rohini. 7/5 (D) none Consider the piecewise defined function   f (x) =    −x 0 x−4 if x<0 if 0 ≤ x ≤ 4 if x>4 choose the answer which best describes the continuity of this function (A) The function is unbounded and therefore cannot be continuous. let h(x) =  q 0 if x is irrational  then which one does not hold good? (A) h(x) is discontinuous for all x in (0.2 If Lim (x−3 sin 3x + ax−2 + b) exists and is equal to zero then : (A) a = − 3 & b = 9/2 (C) a = − 3 & b = − 9/2 Q. (D) The function is continuous on the entire real line Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.Question bank on function limit continuity & derivability There are 105 questions in this question bank. Ph. ∞) . ∞) (D) h(x) is not derivable for all x in (0.3 A function f(x) is defined as f(x) =   1 x m sin x x→0 (B) a = 3 & b = 9/2 (D) a = 3 & b = − 9/2 x ≠ 0.x] is finite & non zero. 1 (C) 1.6 For a certain value of c. The value of c and the value x →−∞ of the limit is (A) 1/5.1 If both f(x) & g(x) are differentiable functions at x = x0 . Lim [(x5 + 7x4 + 2)C . Sector-8. m ∈ N if x = 0 0 .5 The value of Limit 2 (A) ln   3  e −  3x n  e x       n x x (where n∈ N ) is 2 (C) n ln   3 (B) 0 (D) not defined Q. h(x) = Maximum {f(x). Q. New Delhi. Select the correct alternative : (Only one is correct) Q. g(x)} (A) is always differentiable at x = x0 (B) is never differentiable at x = x0 (C) is differentiable at x = x0 provided f(x0) ≠ g(x0) (D) cannot be differentiable at x = x0 if f(x0) = g(x0) . 65395439 [2] .4  1 if x = q where p & q > 0 are relatively prime integers For x > 0. but is continuous on the rest of the real line. then the function defined as.

.10  Lim   x →1 4 1 − 3x + x 2  −     x 2 − x −1 1 − x3   −1 + (A) Q.. New Delhi. + [n x]) equals (D) x/4 (A) x/2 (B) x/3 (C) x/6 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.. If AB = AC & h is the altitude from A to BC and P be the perimeter of ABC then Lim h →0 (A) 1 32r Quest (B) 3 (C) 1 2 3 . Rohini.8 If α. 65395439 [3] . Sector-8. g and h be defined as follows : 1 x sin    x f (x) =   0 for − 1 ≤ x ≤ 1 and x ≠ 0 for x=0 1 x 2 sin   x  g (x) =   0 for − 1 ≤ x ≤ 1 and x ≠ 0 for x=0 h (x) = | x |3 for – 1 ≤ x ≤ 1 Which of these functions are differentiable at x = 0? (A) f and g only (B) f and h only (C) g and h only Q. x4 − 1   = x 3 − x −1   ( ) (D) none ∆ equals (where ∆ is the area of the triangle) P3 (C) 1 128r (B) 1 64 r (D) none Q. β are the roots of the quadratic equation (A) 0 (B) 1 (α − β)2 2 ax2 + bx + c = 0 (C) then Lim x →α 1 − cos ax 2 + bx + c (x − α ) 2 ( ) equals a2 (α − β)2 2 (D) − a2 (α − β)2 2 Q.11 1 3 ABC is an isosceles triangle inscribed in a circle of radius r . then Limit 4 n→∞ n 3 3 (D) none 3 ([1 x] + [2 x] + . Ph.Q.13 1 If [x] denotes the greatest integer ≤ x.12 Let the function f..9 Which one of the following best represents the graph of the function f(x) = Lim n →∞ 2 tan −1 (nx ) π (A) (B) (C) (D) Q..

5 (D) [f(0)] . | sin x | + | cos x | is | sin x − cos x | (C) π Q.14 g (x ) Let f (x) = h ( x ) . (D) f is continuous at all x for which h (x) is not equal to zero. x ∈ R then f is (A) continuous and differentiable for all x (B) continuous for all x but not differentiable for all x = (2k + 1) (C) neither continuous nor differentiable for x = (2k – 1) π .17 The value of the limit (A) 1 Quest ∏ 1 − n n =2 ∞ 1  is 2  (B) 1 4 (C) 1 3 (D) 1 2 Q. (B) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) = 0 (C) f is continuous at all x for which g (x) is not equal to zero. k∈I 2 (D) neither continuous nor differentiable for x ∈ R − [ −1. Then Lim h →0 (A) 3 Q.5 2 where [x] and {x} denotes greatest integer and fractional part function (A) f (0) = Q.Q.16 If f(x) = . 65395439 [4] .18 x + b. then x2 5 (B) [f(0)] = – 2 (C) {f(0)} = –0.  cos x . Ph. New Delhi. x ≠ 0 is continuous at x = 0.1] π . b). x < 0  The function g (x) = can be made differentiable at x = 0.19 (B) if b is not equal to zero (D) for no value of b Let f be differentiable at x = 0 and f ' (0) = 1. where g and h are cotinuous functions on the open interval (a. k∈I 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8.15 The period of the function f (x) = (A) π/2 (B) π/4 (D) 2π x − e x + cos 2x Q. {f(0)} = –1. x ≥ 0  (A) if b is equal to zero (C) if b takes any real value Q.20 f (h ) − f (−2h ) = h (B) 2 (C) 1 (D) – 1 If f (x) = sin–1(sinx) . Which of the following statements is true for a < x < b? (A) f is continuous at all x for which x is not zero. Rohini.

23 2 3 x 2n − 1 is identical with the function n →∞ x 2 n + 1 (A) g (x) = sgn(x – 1) (B) h (x) = sgn (tan–1x) (C) u (x) = sgn( | x | – 1) (D) v (x) = sgn (cot–1x) The function f (x) = Lim The functions defined by f(x) = max {x2. is (A) Q. New Delhi. 0 ≤ x ≤ 1 (A) is differentiable for all x (B) is differentiable for all x excetp at one point (C) is differentiable for all x except at two points (D) is not differentiable at more than two points.22 2 π (C) 4 π (D) does not exist If Lim x→ 0 ln (3 + x ) − ln (3 − x ) = k . g (x) = 1 Q. then Limit is given by : x→3 (A) 6 Q. Ph.24 Q.27 (B) 4 (C) 0 (D) none of these Which one of the following functions is continuous everywhere in its domain but has atleast one point where it is not differentiable? (A) f (x) = x1/3 (B) f (x) = |x| x (C) f (x) = e–x (D) f (x) = tan x Q.28 The limiting value of the function f(x) = (A) 2 (B) 1 2 π 2 2 − (cos x + sin x )3 when x → is 4 1 − sin 2 x (C) 3 2 (D) 3 2 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. x lnx and g (x) = . Sector-8.21 Limit x→ π 2 sin x  cos  (3 sin x − sin 3x ) 4  (B) 1 −1  1 where [ ] denotes greatest integer function . 65395439 [5] . (x − 1)2. the value of k is x (B) – 1 3 (C) – 2 3 (D) 0 (A) Q. Rohini. 2x (1 − x)}. Then identify the CORRECT statement lnx x (B) (D) Q. g( x ) x−3 1 and g (x) are identical functions f (x) (C) f (x) .25 f (x) = (A) 1 and f (x) are identical functions g(x ) ∀ x >0 Quest 1 = 1 ∀ x>0 f (x ) .26 x f (3) − 3 f (x ) If f(3) = 6 & f ′ (3) = 2.Q.

Ph. b]. r).32 x  [x]  Consider the function f (x) =  1    6−x Quest (D) f : R → R f (x) = x3 + 2x2 – x + 1 if 1 ≤ x < 2 if x = 2 if 2 < x ≤ 3 (D) non existent Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. b] where { } denotes fractional part function (D) f (x) is constant The graph of function f contains the point P (1. 2]. b] and that f (x) is an integer for each x in [a.30  On the interval I = [− 2. The value of f ' (1). 65395439 where [x] denotes step up function then at x = 2 function (A) has missing point removable discontinuity (B) has isolated point removable discontinuity (C) has non removable discontinuity finite type (D) is continuous Q. New Delhi. is     (A) 2 (B) 3 (C) 4 Q. the function f(x) = (x + 1) e 0  [ ] (x ≠ 0) (x = 0) then which one of the following does not hold good? (A) is continuous for all values of x ∈ I (B) is continuous for x ∈ I − (0) (C) assumes all intermediate values from f(− 2) & f(2) (D) has a maximum value equal to 3/e .29 Let x2 − 4 if x < 2 x − 3x − 2 (A) f (2) = 8 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2 (C) f (2–) ≠ f (2+) ⇒ f is discontinuous   f (x) =     2 x + 23 − x − 6 2 − x − 21− x if x > 2 then (B) f (2) = 16 ⇒ f is continuous at x = 2 (D) f has a removable discontinuity at x = 2  1 − 1 +x |x | Q. Then in [a. Sector-8.33 Suppose that f is continuous on [a.31 Which of the following function is surjective but not injective (B) f : R → R f (x) = x3 + x + 1 (A) f : R → R f (x) = x4 + 2x3 – x2 + 1 (C) f : R → R+ f (x) = 1+ x 2 Q.34 [6] . Q. The equation of the secant line through  s 2 + 2s − 3  P and Q is y =  s − 1  x – 1 – s. 2) and Q(s. b] (A) f is injective (B) Range of f may have many elements (C) {x} is zero for all x ∈ [a. Rohini.Q.

f(x) = x – 0.+n 3 (C) 1 2 Q. 4  2  Q. ∀ x. then (A) f need not be differentiable at every non zero x (B) f is differentiable for all x ∈ R (C) f is twice differentiable at x = 0 (D) none For Lim x →8 Q. (C) neither LHL nor RHL does not exist (D) both RHL and LHL exist and equals to 1 12 n +22 (n−1)+32 (n−2)+.38 Q.39 Quest (B) 2 3 Q.. & differentiable at x = 1 (D) the range of f(x) is R+. 65395439 [7] .. ∞) (B) [0 . 2) is : (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 Let [x] denote the integral part of x ∈ R...42 Lim n →∞ (A) 1 3 (D) 1 6 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. x≠ 3 3 2  2 sin x − sin x − sin x − sin x    ( ( ) ) for x ∈ (0.41 sin{x − 10} (where { } denotes fractional part function) {10 − x} (A) LHL exist but RHL does not exist (B) RHL exist but LHL does not exist.36 C o n s i d e r f ( x ) =  2 sin x − sin 3 x + sin x − sin 3 x  π   . f is continuous & differentiable at x = π/2 f is continuous but not differentiable at x = π/2 f is neither continuous nor differentiable at x = π/2 none of these The number of points at which the function.35 e x ln x 5( x + 2 ) ( x 2 − 7 x + 10) The range of the function f(x) = is 2 x 2 − 11x + 12 2 (A) ( −∞ . ∞  2  3  (D)  .40 Q. ∞) 3  (C)  . y ∈ R and f ' (0) = 0. If f (x + y) = f (x) + f (y) + | x | y + xy2. New Delhi. Rohini..37 f(π/2) = 3 where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function then... Ph.. π) (A) (B) (C) (D) Q. Let f(x) be any continuous function with f(0) = f(1) then the function h(x) = f(g(x)) : (A) has finitely many discontinuities (B) is discontinuous at some x = c (C) is continuous on R (D) is a constant function . Given the function f(x) = 2x x 3 − 1 + 5 x 1 − x 4 + 7x2 x − 1 + 3x + 2 then : (A) the function is continuous but not differentiable at x = 1 (B) the function is discontinuous at x = 1 (C) the function is both cont.+n 2.1 is equal to : 13 +23 +33 +. g(x) = x − [x].5 + x – 1 + tan x does not have a derivative in the interval (0. Sector-8..Q.

Then domain of f(x)  (B) [0. 5] Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. 65395439 [8] . ∞  − {2. ∀ x ∈ (1. Then Lim f ( x ) is equal to x → 2− 2 x−2 (A) 16 (B) –16 (C) cannot be determined from the given information (D) does not exists Quest Limit x→ ∞ cot − 1 x − a log a x sec −1 x ( (a log x ) a) (a > 1) is equal to (C) π/2 (B) 0 (D) does not exist Q.50 3  .45 Let f be a differentiable function on the open interval (a. f is continuous on the closed interval [a.2) . 4] 1 − x  x −  + cos−1   3   5 Q.44 If f (x) = (A) 0 x 2 − bx + 25 x 2 − 7 x + 10 for x ≠ 5 and f is continuous at x = 5. f is bounded on the open interval (a. (A) {2} (C) {2. New Delhi.43 T h e d o m a i n o f d e f i n i t i o n o f t h e f u n c t i o n f ( x ) = log  1 x+ x    | x 2 − x − 6 | + 16–xC2x–1 + 20–3xP2x–5 is  1  (D)  − .49 2n +1 − 1 (B) 4n +1 − 1 (D) 3· 2n 3· 2n 3· 2n 3 · 2n Period of f(x) = nx + n − [nx + n]. Ph. 2 ) → R satisfies the inequality cos(2 x − 4) − 33 x 2 | 4x − 8 | < f (x ) < . and f (a1)<0< f (b1).47 Let f : (1.Q. If a<a1<b1<b. Then the value of ∑ a r b n −r r =0 n is 2 n +1 + 1 (A) Q. ∞   4  3  (B)  . 3} Q. 4] (C) [− 3. b).46 The value of (A) 1 Q. x ∈ R] and b = Lim x →0 sin x cos x e x − e−x 2n − 1 (C) . b] II. Rohini. then there is a number c such that a1<c< b1 and f (c)=0 (A) I and II only (B) I and III only (C) II and III only (D) only III Q. Sector-8. then f (5) has the value equal to (B) 5 (C) 10 (D) 25 Q. 3} 4  Where [x] denotes greatest integer function. 3] (D) [− 5. b) III. Which of the following statements must be true? I.48 Let a = min [x2 + 2x + 3. (n ∈ N where [ ] denotes the greatest integer function is : (A) 1 (B) 1/n (C) n (D) none of these Let f be a real valued function defined by f(x) = sin−1  is given by : (A) [− 4.

55 x →1 Lim 2 is (A) Q. Sector-8. cot1) (B) R – {cot1} 2x + 1 . 1/2 and f is continuous at x = 2 (D) f (2) = 0 and f is continuous at x = 2.54 For the function f (x) = 1 . ∞ ) 1 ln cot −1 x is (C) (– ∞.0) ∪ (0. New Delhi. x ≠ 2 which of the following holds? x+2 (A) f (2) = 1/2 and f is continuous at x =2 (C) f can not be continuous at x = 2 x − cos(sin −1 x ) 1 − tan(sin −1 x ) Quest 1 ( x −2) (B) f (2) ≠ 0. ∞) Q. x ∈Q  f (x ) =   x 2 − 2 x + 5 . which of the following holds? 1 + n sin 2 (πx ) (A) The range of f is a singleton set (B) f is continuous on R (C) f is discontinuous for all x ∈ I (D) f is discontinuous for some x ∈ R Q.Q. 65395439 [9] . 1) (B) g(x) = x cos (C) h(x) = xe–x on (0. x ∉Q Q.53 The function is (A) continuous no where (B) differentiable no where (C) continuous but not differentiable exactly at one point (D) differentiable and continuous only at one point and discontinuous elsewhere Q.57 The domain of the function f(x) = x.51 For the function f (x) = Lim n →∞ 1 . Q. ∞) arc cot x 1 on (–∞. ∞) x (D) l (x) = arc tan2x on (–∞. is : (A) R (C) R − ± n : n ∈ I + ∪ {0} x2 − x2 [ ] .cot1) (D) (– ∞.52 Domain of the function f(x) = (A) (cot1 . Ph. where [x] denotes the greatest integer not greater than (B) R − {0} { } (D) R − {n : n ∈ I} Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Rohini.56 1 2 (B) – 1 2 (C) 2 (D) – 2 Which one of the following is not bounded on the intervals as indicated (A) f(x) = 1 x −1 2 on (0.

2. Ph.Q. otherwise and x 2 + 1 when x ≠ 3.60   1 1 + is . – x 0 2 (D) 2 x 0 . If f (x) is discontinuous at x = . x< 1 2  1 − sin π x 1 .. x = n π . – x0 ( ) Q. x ≠ 0  when x = 0 φ(x) =  3  5 when x = 3  then Limit f(φ(x)) = x→0 (C) 5 (D) none (A) 1 Q. New Delhi. 65395439 [10] . 3... = 3. 2 x 0 2 (C) – 2x0 .63 Q. 1) ∪ {2} Number of points where the function f (x) = (x2 – 1) | x2 – x – 2 | + sin( | x | ) is not differentiable.61 x →0 − Lim sin −1[tan x ] = l then { l } is equal to (B) 1 − π π π (C) − 1 (D) 2 − 2 2 2 where [ ] and { } denotes greatest integer and fractional part function.59 (B) 3  x   x   = l and Lim sec–1   Let Lim sec–1   sin x   tan x  = m. then x →0 x →0 (A) l exists but m does not (C) l and m both exist (B) m exists but l does not (D) neither l nor m exists Q.58 If f(x) = cos x. then Let f (x) =  p 2 2  2x − 1  .65  1 + cos 2 π x  . Sector-8. is (A) 0 (B) 1 (C) 2 (D) 3 Q. n = 0. x> 1 2  4 + 2x − 1 − 2  (A) p ∈ R − {4} (B) p ∈ R −   1 4 (C) p ∈ R0 (D) p ∈ R Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. e   Q. x = 1 . Rohini. . 1. (A) 0 Q.62 Quest (B) (0.64 cot −1 x + 1 − x is equal to x x →∞  −1  2 x + 1   sec      x − 1    (A) 1 (B) 0 (C) π/2 (D) non existent 2 if x ≤ x 0 x If f (x) =  derivable ∀ x∈ R then the values of a and b are respectively  ax + b if x > x 0 Limit 2 (A) 2x0 .. – x 0 2 (B) – x0 . 1) (C) (0. where [*] denotes the greatest integer Range of the function f (x) =  2 1+ x2  ln ( x + e )  1/ α function and e = Limit (1 + α ) α →0  e +1  ∪{2} (A)  0. 1] ∪ {2} (D) (0.

then for what values of a.73 The value of Limit x→0 (A) is 1 ( tan ( {x } − 1 ) ) (B) is tan 1 {x } ( {x } − 1 ) where { x } denotes the fractional part function: (C) is sin 1 (D) is non existent Q.66 Let f(x) be a differentiable function which satisfies the equation f(xy) = f(x) + f(y) for all x > 0.74 If f (x) = (A) 0 2   n  ex + 2 x    is continuous at x = 0 . Ph.68 Let f(x) = ln ( x 2 + e x ) . then f (0) must be equal to : (C) e2 (D) 2 tan x (B) 1 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. sin {x } (A) l exists but m does not (C) l & m both exist Q. b the function is continuous at x = −1? (A) a = 2n + (3/2) .    π 2 (A) (0 . b ∈ R .67 Given f(x) = b ([x]2 + [x]) + 1 for x ≥ −1 = Sin (π (x+a) ) for x < −1 where [x] denotes the integral part of x. 65395439 [11] . where [ ] denotes greatest integer .71 2 Range of the function .   4   π [ x ]2 Let Limit 2 = l & Limit x→0 x→0 x [ x2 ] x2 = m . Rohini. n ∈ I (C) a = 4n + (3/2) . f (x) = cot −1 log 4 / 5 (5 x − 8 x + 4) ( ) is : (D)  0 . New Delhi.69 Lim cos  π n 2 + n  when n is an integer :   n →∞   (C) is equal to zero (A) is equal to 1 (B) is equal to − 1 Q. π 4  π  (C)  0 . y > 0 then f ′ (x) is equal to (A) f ' (1) x (B) 1 x (C) f ′ (1) (D) f ′(1). n ∈ I (B) a = 4n + 2 .Q. n ∈ I + .72 (B)  . then: (B) m exists but l does not (D) neither l nor m exists . b ∈ R Q.(lnx) Q.70 Limit x →0 Quest (sin x − tan x ) 2 − (1 − cos 2x ) 4 + x 5 7. b ∈ R+ . If Limit f(x) = l and Limit f(x) = m then : x→∞ x → −∞ ln ( x 4 + e 2 x ) (A) l = m (B) l = 2m (C) 2 l = m (D) l + m = 0 Q. π) Q.(tan −1 x ) 7 + (sin −1 x ) 6 + 3 sin 5 x (B) 1 7 is equal to (C) 1 3 (D) 1 (D) does not exist (A) 0 Q. n∈I (D) a = 4n + 1 . b ∈ R .

c =0. Ph. c = 3 (C) f(x) = {x}2 − {−x}2.80 Which of the following function (s) is/are Transcidental? (A) f (x) = 5 sin x (C) f (x) = x2 + 2x + 1 (B) f (x) = 2 sin 3x x + 2x − 1 2 (D) f (x) = (x2 + 3).78 part function of x . Rohini. n (cos x )  If f(x) =  n (1 + x2 ) 0  x≠0 x=0 then : (B) f is continuous at x = 0 but not differentiable at x=0 (D) f is not continuous at x = 0.76 The value of  8b2  −     a2  ( cos ax) cos ec bx is 2 (A) e (B) e  8a 2  −     b2  (C) e  a2  −     2 b2  (D) e  b2  −     2a 2  Select the correct alternative : (More than one are correct) Q. then : Limit (A) x → 0 + f (x) = 1 Quest tan2 {x } x2 − [ x ]2 1 for x > 0 for x = 0 {x } cot {x } for x < 0 Limit (B) x → 0 − f (x) = 1 where [ x ] is the step up function and { x } is the fractional (C) cot -1    Limit f (x) − x → 0  2 =1 (D) f is continuous at x = 1 . Q.Q.77 Lim f(x) does not exist when : x →c (A) f(x) = [[x]] − [2x − 1]. (A) f is continuous at x = 0 (C) f is differentiable at x = 0 Q. x ≠ 0 & g(0) = 0 (C) h(x) = x cos x (D) w(x) = sin−1 (sin x) Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. c = 1 (D) f(x) = tan (sgn x) .79  x . Sector-8. sgn x where [x] denotes step up function & {x} fractional part function.75 2 + 2 x + sin 2 x is : (2 x + sin 2 x )esin x (A) equal to zero (B) equal to 1 Lim x →∞ lim x→ 0 (C) equal to − 1 (D) non existent Q.81 Which of the following function(s) is/are periodic? (A) f(x) = x − [x] (B) g(x) = sin (1/x) .   Let f (x) =      Q. c = 0 (B) f(x) = [x] − x. 65395439 [12] .2x Q. New Delhi.

Sector-8.cos2 x & g(x)= cot2 x − cos2 x −1 Q. 1] then the value of Limit Limit [1 + cos2m (n ! π x)] is given by m→∞ n→∞ (A) 1 or 2 according as x is rational or irrational (B) 2 or 1 according as x is rational or irrational (C) 1 for all x (D) 2 for all x . 65395439 [13] . Then : 2 x − 7x + 5 1 1 (A) Limit f(x) = − (B) Limit f(x) = − x→1 x→0 5 3 Let f(x) = Q.84 If θ is small & positive number then which of the following is/are correct ? (A) sin θ =1 θ (B) θ < sin θ < tan θ (C) sin θ < θ < tan θ (D) tan θ sin θ > θ θ Q. 2x − x  n 2 & g(x) = 2x sin  x  then :  2  1 − cos x (A) Limit f(x) = ln 2 x→0 (C) Limit f(x) = ln 4 x→0 (B) Limit g(x) = ln 4 x→∞ (D) Limit g(x) = ln 2 x→∞ Q. tan x x → π /2 [x]2 − 9 (D) Limit 2 + x→3 x −9 (C) Limit x→∞ 2 x2 + 3 . New Delhi. Ph.86 x −1 . f(1/x) = f(x) + f(1/x) and f(2) = 9 then : (A) 2 f(4) = 3 f(6) (B) 14 f(1) = f(3) (C) 9 f(3) = 2 f(5) (D) f(10) = f(11) Which of the following function(s) not defined at x = 0 has/have removable discontinuity at x = 0 ? (A) f(x) = 1 1 + 2cot x π (B) f(x)=cos  | sin x |  (C) f(x) = x sin   x  x  Q. sgn (x) x2 + x − 5 where [ ] denotes greatest integer function Q.87 Which of the following limits vanish? 1 1 (A) Limit x 4 sin x→∞ Quest 2 (C) Limit f(x) = 0 x→∞ (D) Limit does not exist x → 5/ 2 x (B) Limit (1 − sin x) .83 Which of the following functions are homogeneous ? (A) x sin y + y sin x (B) x ey/x + y ex/y (C) x2 − xy (D) arc sin xy Q. Q.82 Which of following pairs of functions are identical : (A) (B) (C) (D) f(x) = e n sec x & g(x) = sec−1 x f(x) = tan (tan−1 x) & g(x) = cot (cot1 x) f(x) = sgn (x) & g(x) = sgn (sgn (x)) f(x) = cot2 x.90 (D) f(x) = 1 nx Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289.85 Let f(x) = x .Q.89 If f(x) is a polynomial function satisfying the condition f(x) .88 If x is a real number in [0. Rohini.

(B) has finite one sided derivates at the point x = 0. y = sin (arc cot x) Q. y = (C) y = sin (arc tan x). Q. Ph.95 Let f (x + y) = f (x) + f (y) for all x . 0 < x < 2 The f(x) (A) is continuous at all points (B) has a point of discontinuity (C) is not differentiable only at one point. Rohini.92 If f(x) = cos   cos  (x − 1) . (A) y = tan (cos −1 x).97 [14] . f (x) = [x] − [x] where [ x ] denotes greatest integer function (A) is continuous for all positive integers (B) is discontinuous for all non positive integers (C) has finite number of elements in its range (D) is such that its graph does not lie above the x − axis. then f(x) is 2  x  continuous at : (A) x = 0 (B) x = 1 (C) x = 2 (D) none of these Identify the pair(s) of functions which are identical .94 The function.91 The function f(x) =     x−3 x 4 2 ( )−( )+( ) 3x 2 13 4 .96 Q. (D) is continuous but not differentiable at x = 0. 2] by f(x) = max (4 – x2.93 (B) y = tan (cot −1 x). New Delhi. (D) is not differentiable at more than one point Quest Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. x <1 is : (B) diff. 1 + x2). –2 < x < 0 = min (4 – x2. Sector-8. y = 1 − x2 x Q. 1 + x2). Let f(x) be defined in [–2. at x = 1 (D) differentiable at x = 3 (A) continuous at x = 1 (C) continuous at x = 3 π π  Q. (C) is continuous and differentiable at x = 0.Q. Then : (A) f (x) must be continuous ∀ x ∈ R (B) f (x) may be continuous ∀ x ∈ R (C) f (x) must be discontinuous ∀ x ∈ R (D) f (x) may be discontinuous ∀ x ∈ R The function f(x) = 1 − 1 − x 2 (A) has its domain –1 < x < 1. where [x] is the greatest integerr function of x. 65395439 Q. y ∈ R. x ≥1 . y = 1 x x 1 + x2 (D) y = cos (arc tan x).

n = 0.100 Which pair(s) of function(s) is/are equal? (A) f(x) = cos(2tan–1x) . x=0 = 5. New Delhi. ±2. x x Limit (cos α ) − (sin α ) − cos 2α where 0 < α < π is ______ . ±1.sinx is (A) discontinuous no where.103 x → 4 2 x−4 Quest x→ 0 Quest Tutorials North Delhi : E-16/289. Sector-8. Rohini. ∞) (D) is aperiodic Q. f(x) =  at x = c. Ph.102 A weight hangs by a spring & is caused to vibrate by a sinusoidal force . then the values of 'a' & 'b' are _____ &______ respectively .. x ≠ 0. 65395439  sin x if x ≤ c where c is a known quantity..98 The function f(x) = sgnx. Its displacement s(t) at time t is given by an equation of the form. Q. then the limiting value of the displacement as c → k is ______. g(x) = a x . g(x) = e [ ] (D) f(x) = X a . s(t) = A (sin kt − sin ct) where A. a > 0. Fill in the blanks: Q. g(x) = 1 − x2 1 + x2 (B) f(x) = 2x .101 A function f is defined as follows.104 Limit ( cos 2x) has the value equal to ______ . x→0 Q. c & k are positive constants c − k2 2 with c ≠ k. 1) U (e. Q.. otherwise and g(x) = x² + 1. x ≠ nπ . x=2 then Limit g [f(x)] is ______ [15] . g(x) = sin(2cot–1x) 1 + x2 1 −1 n 1+ { x} (C) f(x) = e n (sgn cot x ) .99 The function f(x) = x (A) is a constant function (C) is such that lim it f(x) exist x→1 (B) has a domain (0. a > 0 where {x} and [x] denotes the fractional part & integral part functions. (C) aperiodic 1 ln x (B) an even function (D) differentiable for all x Q.105 If f(x) = sin x. = 2. If f is derivable ax + b if x > c 3 / x2 Q. ±3.Q. 2 = 4..</