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THE STRAIGHT LINES
1. If area of triangle formed by lines x = 0: y = 0 and
3x + 4y = a is 6 sq units. Find a.
Sol: given equation of the line is 3x + 4y a=0.
the area of the triangle formed by the straight line
ax+by+c=0 with the coordinate axes = 
.


( )
.
=6
=6.2.3.4
=12.12 a=12.
2. Find the area of triangle formed by lines 3x4y+12
= 0: with the coordinate axes.
Sol: the area of the triangle formed by the straight line
ax+by+c=0 with the coordinate axes = 
.


( )
.( )
= = 12
3. Find the area of the triangle formed by the line
xcos + = .with the coordinate axes.
Sol: the area of the triangle formed by the straight line
ax+by+c=0 with the coordinate axes = 
.

 = = p
2
cosec2 sq.units.
4. If the product of intercepts made by a straight line
x + = , on the axes is equal to . Find .
Sol: : equation of the straight line in the intercept form
is + = 1
Given the product of intercepts made by a straight line is
sin .
cot cos = sin
.cos =sin
=
= 45
0
.
5. Find the value of y if the line joining (3,y) and
(2,7) is parallel to the line joining the points(
1, 4) and (0, 6).
Sol: given points A (3, y), B (2, 7), C (1, 4) and D (0, 6)
Given AB and CD are parallel
Slope of AB =slope of CD
=
7 = 2
= 7 + 2
= 9
6. Find the value of x if the slope of the line passing
through (2, 5) and (x, 3) is 2.
Sol: given points A (2, 5), B (x, 3)
And slope of AB =2
= 2
= 2
x=1+2 x=1.
7. Find the condition for the points (a, 0), (h, k) and
(0, b) when ab0 to be collinear.
Sol: given A (a, 0), B (h, k), C (0, b) are collinear
Slope of AB =slope of BC
=
K (h) = (bk) (ha)
= +
bh +ak=ab or + = 1.
8. Find distance between parallel lines given by 5x3y
4=0 and 10x6y9=0.
Sol: given 5x3y4=0 and 10x6y9=0 are parallel to each
other
10x6y9=0
5x3y4=0 10x6y8=0
Here a=10, b=6, c1=9 and c2=8
Distance between  lines =
 
.
=
 
=
 
.
9. Find the equation of the straight line perpendicular to
the line 5x3y+1=0 and passing through (4, 3).
Sol: given line 5x3y+1=0 and point (4, 3).
Eqn of a line ax + by +c=0 and passing through (x1, y1)
b ( )a( )=0
3(x4)5(y+3) =0
3x+125y15=0 3x+5y3=0.
10. Find the equation of line passing through
A(1,3) and perpendicular to the straight line
passing through B(2,5) and C(4,6)
Sol: the equation of line passing through
A(1,3) and perpendicular to the straight line passing
through B(2,5) and C(4,6)
( ) = ( ) where m=slope of BC = =
(y3) = ( 1)
11y33=2x+2
2x+11y33=0.
11. Find the equation of the straight line passing through
(4, 5) and cutting off equal intercepts on the
coordinate axis.
Sol: equation of the straight line making equal intercepts
is + = 1 or x+y=a.. (1)
Given eqn (1) is passing through (4, 5)
4+5=a a=1
the required eqn is x+y=1.
12. Find the equation of the straight line passing through
(2, 3) and making nonzero intercepts on the
coordinate axis whose sum is zero.
Sol: equation of the straight line in the intercept form
is + = 1 and a+b=0 b= a
Is + = 1 or xy=a.. (1)
Given eqn (1) is passing through (2, 3)
23=a a=1
the required eqn is xy=1or xy+1=0.
13. Find the value of k if straight lines 6x10y+3=0 and
kx5y+8=0 are parallel.
Sol: if a1x+b1y+c1=0 and a2x+b2y+c2=0 are parallel
to each other =
= k=3.
14. Find the equation of the straight line making an angle
150
0
with the positive direction of Xaxes and passing
through the point (2, 1).
Sol: required eqn of the straight line is (yy1) =m(xx1)
Where m= tan ( = 150), P (2, 1)
m= tan150=tan (90+60)
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=cot60=
Y+1=
( +2) x+3 +3 = 0.
15. If the straight line x+p=0, y2=0 and
3x+2y+5=0are concurrent, find the value of p?
Sol: given x+p=0 (1)
Y2=0 (2)
3 x+2y+5=0.. (3) are concurrent.
From eqn (2) y=2
sub y=2 in (3)
3x+2(2) +5=0
3x=9 or x=3
Sub x=3 in eqn (1)
3+p=0 p=3.
16. Find the foot of the drawn from (4, 1) upon the
straight line 3x4y+12=0.
Sol: foot of the = = =
( )
= = =
( ( ) ( ) )
= =
( )
= =
( )
=4/5
= 4/5h4 = = 1 = 16/5
h= +4 k= +1
= 8/5. = 21/5.
foot of the perpendicular( , )
17. Find length of the distance from the point (3, 4) to
the line 3x4y+10=0.
Sol: length of the perpendicular
=
 
( )
=
 ( ) ( ) 
( ( ) )
=
 
( )
=
=
.
18. If is angle between lines x/a +y/b=1&x/b+y/a=1
find the value of sin .
19. If a, b, c are in A.P, then show that eqn ax+by+c=0
represents a family of concurrent lines and find the
point of concurrency?
Sol: a, b, c are in A.P
2b=a + c
a 2b + c=0
a.1+b(2) + c=0each number of family of straight lines ax +
by + c=0 passes through the fixed point (1, 2).
Set of lines ax + by +c =0 for parametric values of a, b
and c is a family of concurrent lines.
point of concurrency is (1, 2).
20. Find the angle between the lines 2x+y+4=0 and y
3x=7.
Sol: cos =[
 
]
Here = 2, = 3, = 1, = 1
Cos
( ) .
( )( )
= .
21. Find k, if the lines3xk+4=0 and (2k1) x(8k1) y6=0
are perpendicular.
Sol: given lines are lines
Y3xk+4=0
(2k1) x(8k1) y6=0
a1a2+b1b2=0
(3k) (2k1) + (1) (8k+1) =0
6k
2
+3k8k+1=0
6k
2
+5k1=0 (k+1) (6k1) =0
s (k+1) =0 or 6k1 =0 K=1 or k= .
22. Transformed the eqn x+y+1=0 into normal form.
23. Transformed eqn x+y=4 into intercept form and
normal form
24. Find the equation of the straight line passing through
(at1
2
, 2at1), (at2
2
, 2at2).
Sol: given points (at1
2
, 2at1), (at2
2
, 2at2).
The equation of the straight line passing through A (x1,
y1), B (x2, y2) is (yy1) =
( )
( )
( )
Q.No .3
1. If (3, 2, 1), (4, 1, 1), (6, 2, 5) are three vertices
and (4, 2, 2) is the centroid of a tetrahedron, find
the fourth vertex.
Sol: let A (3, 2, 1), B (4, 1, 1), C (6, 2, 5) and D (x, y, z)
are the vertices of a tetrahedron (4, 2, 2) = ( , , )
D (x, y, z) =
(4 , 4 , 4 )
= (16346, 8212, 8+115)
= (3, 3, 3) is the coordinates of D.
2. Find the fourth vertex of the parallelogram whose
consecutive vertices are (2, 4, 1), (3, 6, 1), (4, 5,
1).
3. Sol: suppose A(2, 4, 1), B(3, 6, 1),C(4, 5, 1) and D(x, y,
z)
ABCD is a parallelogram
Mid point of AC=Mid point of BD
( , , )=( , , )
=  =  =
3+x=6  6+y=9  z1=0
X=3, y=3 and z=1
Coordinates of the fourth vertex are (3, 3, 1)
4. Find the ratio in which YZplane divides the line
joining A (2, 4, 5) and B (3, 5, 4). Also find the
point of intersection.
Sol: ratio in which the XZplane divides the line joining A
(2, 4, 5) and B (3, 5, 4) =y1:y2
=4:5.
Point of intersection ( , , )
=(
( ) ( )
,
( ) ( )
,
( ) ( )
)
=(2, 0, 41)
5. Find the x if the distance between (5, 1, 7) and (x,
5, 1) is 9 units.
Sol: A (5, 1, 7) and B (x, 5, 1) are the given points and
AB=9
AB= ( ) + ( ) + ( )
(5 ) +(1 5) +(7 1) =9
S.O.B
(5 ) + 36 + 36 = 81
(5 ) = 81 72
(5 ) = 9
5x=3
x=53=2 or x=5+3=8.
6. Show that the point A (4, 9, 6), B (1, 6, 6) and C
(0, 7, 10) form a right angled isosceles triangle.
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Sol: A (4, 9, 6), B (1, 6, 6) and C (0, 7, 10) are the
given points
AB
2
= (2+1)
2
+ (35)
2
+ (5+1)
2
=9+4+36
=49
BC
2
= (14)
2
+ (5+3)
2
+ (12)
2
=25 + 64+9
=98
AC
2
= (42)
2
+ (33)
2
+ (25)
2
=4+36+9
=49
AB
2
+ BC
2
=49+49=98=AC
2
ABC is a right angled isosceles triangle.
7. Find the coordinates of the vertex C of triangle ABC
if its centroid is the origin and the vertices A, B are
(1, 1, 1) and (2, 4, 1) respectively.
Sol: let A (1, 1, 1), B (2, 4, 1), and C (x, y, z) are the
vertices of a tringle (0, 0, 0) = ( , , )
C (x, y, z) = (3 , 4 , 4 )
= (01+2, 014, 011)
= (1, 5, 2)
8. Show that the points (3, 2, 4), (1, 1, 1) and C (1,
4, 2) are collinear.
Sol: AB= (3 1) + (2 1) + (4 1)
=4 + 9 +9
=22
BC= (1 +1) + (1 4) + (1 + 2)
=4 + 9 +9
AC= (3 +1) + (2 4) + (4 + 2)
=16 + 36 + 36
=88=222
AB+BC=22 + 22=222 =
A, B, C are collinear.
Q.No .4
1. Find intercepts of plane 4x +3y2z+2=0 on the co
ordinate axes.
Sol: Equation of the plane is 4x +3y2z+2=0
 4x  3y + 2z=2
+ = 1
( )
+
( )
+
( )
= 1
( )
+
( )
+
( )
= 1
X, Y and Zintercepts are 1/2, 2/3, 1.
2. Transform the equation 4x4y+2z5=0 into
intercept form.
Similar as (1)
3. Find the angle between planes x+2y +2z5=0,
3x+3y+2z8=0. (ii) 2xy+z=6, x+y+2z=7.
Sol: Sol: Equation of the planes are x+2y +2z5=0,
3x+3y+2z8=0.
cos =
 
.
=
 .( ) .( ) ( ). 
.
=
 
.
=
 
.
=
= cos ( ) .
4. Reduce the equation x+2y3z6=0 of the plane into
the normal form.
Sol: Equation of the plane is x + 2y 3z=6
Dividing both sides by + +
(1) +(2) +(3) =14
1
14
+
2
14
+
3
14
=
6
14
5. Find the equation of the plane whose intercepts on
X, Y, Zaxes are 1, 2, 4 respectively.
Sol: Equation of the plane in the intercept form is
+ + = 1
Here given a=1, b=2, c=3
Equation of the required plane in the intercept form is
+ + = 1
4x+2y+y=4.
6. Find equation of plane passing through point
(1,1,1) and parallel to the plane x+2y+3z7=0.
Sol: given Equation of the plane is x+2y+3z7=0.
Required parallel equation of the plane is x+2y+3z=k
This plane is passing through (1, 1, 1)
x+2y+3z=k 1+2+3=k
k=6.
Equation of the required plane is x+2y+3z=6.
7. Find equation of plane passing through point (2,
1, 3) and having (3, 5, 4). As direction ratios of its
normal.
Sol: Equation of the plane passing through (x1, y1, z1) and
having (a, b, c) as d.r.s is a(xx1) +b(yy1) +c (zz1) =0
3(x+2) 5(y1) +4(z3) =0
3x 5y +4z +6 +5 12=0
3x 5y +4z =1.
Q.No .5 and 6
1. Compute

.

'
a x
x a a x
a x
sin sin
lim
Sol:

.

'
a x
x a a x
a x
sin sin
lim
=

.

'
a x
a a x a asia a x
a x
) sin sin ( ) sin
lim
=

.

'
a x
a siax a a a x
a x
) sin ( sin ) (
lim
=lim
( )
( )
a lim
( )
( )
=sina a
lim
( ( ))
( )
=sina a
lim
2cos lim
( ( ))
( )
.
=sina acosa.
2. Compute


.

'
1 1
1 3
lim
0
x
x
x
Sol:


.

'
1 1
1 3
lim
0
x
x
x
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.

'
x
x
x
1 3
lim
0


.

'
1 1
1
lim
0
x
x
=
lim
(3 1) lim
( )
( )
( )
=lim
( )
lim
(1 + + 1)
=(log 3). (1+1)
=2(log 3).
3. Compute
2
0
1 cos 2
lim
sin
x
mx
nx


' .
Sol:
lim
=lim
=2.
(
)
( )
=2
4. Compute
x
bx a bx a
x
) sin( ) sin(
lim
0
Sol:
lim
( ) ( )
=lim
( )
=2 lim
=2 (1) = 2 .
5. Compute
Sol: lim
=lim
( )
( / /
)
=lim
( )
( / /
)
=
lim
0
( )
( )
=1
6. Compute


.

'
1 1
1
lim
0
x
e
x
x
Sol: lim
(e 1) lim
( )
( )
( )
=lim
( )
lim
(1 + + 1)
=1. (1+1)
=2
7. Compute
8 3
l i m
3 2
x
x x
x x
Sol:
= lim
 
 
=x > 0   =
= lim
 
 
= lim
= lim
=11.
8. If the function f is defined by
2
if x 1
( ) 2 1 x it is continuous on R
find k
k x k
f x
>
= <
Sol:
lim
( )=lim
2=2
lim
( ) =lim
( )=
Given f(x) is continuous at x=0
lim
( ) = lim
( )
2=
2 = 0
(k2) (k1) =0
K=2 or k=1
9. Is f defined by
f(x)=
=
if x
Continuous at x=0.
Sol: lim
( )=lim
=2
But f (0) =1
lim
( ) (0)
f is not continuous at x=o
10. Show that
2
l i m
x
x x x
=1/2
Sol: lim
( + )
=lim
( )( )
( )
=lim
( )
=lim
( )
=lim
( / )
=lim
( )
=
=
11.
.
: lim
.
=
=
=log
12. Compute
( )
.
Sol: lim
( )
.
Let x  = = +
lim
( )
=lim
( )
=1.
13. Evaluate
( )
( )
.
: lim
( )
( )
s
=lim
( )
( )( )
.
=lim
( )
( )
.im
=1.
=
14. Evaluate
( )
.
Sol:
( )
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=lim
=lim
( )
= .lim
( )
= (1)
= .
15.
( )
Sol: As 0 5 0
=lim
( )
5
= (1)5 { lim
( )
=1}
=5
Q.NO. 7 & 8
1. If f(x) = ( + ),
find f(x).
Sol: f(x) =log(sec +tan )
Differentiating w.r.t x
f(x)=
( )
(sec +tan )
=
( )
(sec tan + )
=
( )
( )
=sec .
2. If f(x)
=1+x+x
2
+x
3
+x
4
.
+x
100
, then f (1).
Sol: f(x)
=1+x+x
2
+x
3
+x
4
. +x
100
Differentiating w.r.t x
f(x)
=1+2x+3x
2
+4x
3
+..+
100x
99
f (1) =1+2+3+4+100
=
( )( )
=5050
( =
( )
).
3. Find the derivates of the
following functions.
= ( )
: =log( 5 )
Differentiating w.r.t x
= ( 5 )
= 5 (5)
=
.
=
=
=10 10 .
4. =
: =sinh
. .
=
( )
( )
=
=
.
5. =
Sol: = =
=tanh
. .
=
( )
( )
=
( )
6. = ( )
: =tan( ) tan =
. .
= ( )
=
7. = [ ( )]
8. Sol: =cos[log( )]
=sin[log( )]
([log( )])
=sin[log( )]
( )
=
[ ( )]
( )
=
[ ( )]( )
.
9. = ( )
: =sin (3 4 )
= =sin
=sin (3 4 )
=sin ( 3 )
=3 =3sin
. .
=3
.
10. ( ) =
: ( ) =
( ) =
+
.
. .
f(x) =
( )
+ ( )
= .2 +
= (2 +1).
11. = [ ( )]
: = [ ( )]
. .
=
( )
(sin( ))
=
( )
cos( ) ( )
=
( )
( ( ))
.
=
( )
( ( ))
12. = [ ( )]
: =sin[tan ( )]
. .
=
[ ( )] [ ( )]
= [ ( )]
( )
( )
= [ ( )] ( )
= [ ( )]
( )
( )
13. = ( )
: Put x=tan =tan
= ( )
= ( )
= ( )
= =2tan
. .
=
14. ( ) =
sol: f(x) =7
. .
f(x) =7 log7 (x +
3x)
=7 log7(2x+3)
15. =
:
=
=
. .
= + .
= ( ) + .1
=1+
= (1+ )
16. = ,
= , .
Sol: = =
. .
= .3. ( )
=3 .
= .3. ( )
=
.
.
= = .
17. ={ }
Sol: . .
=2{cot }
1
1+( )
.3
=
{ }
.
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Q.No.9 & 10
1. Find the approximate value of82,65, sin60
0
1, 7.8.
Sol (I). 82=81+1=81(1+1/ 81)
Here let x=81, =1, ( ) =
= ( ).
=
. =
.1
= =0.0555
( + ) ( ) =
( + ) = ( ) +
=81+0.0555
=9+0.0555
=9.0555
=9.056.
( ). =64, =1, ( ) = =
/
f(x) =
( + ) = ( ) + ( ).
= + .1
= 64+ (64)
=4+ (4 )
=4+ ( )
=4 + = =4.020
2. Find dy and if y=x
2
+3x+6, when x=10, =0.01.
Sol: =10, =0.01 = ( + ) ( )
= (10.01) (10)
=([10.01] +3[10.10] +6) (10 +3(10) +6)
= (100.2001+30.03+6)(100+30+6)
=136.2031136
=0.2301.
y=x
2
+3x+6
= ( ).
= (2x+3) (0.01) {x=10}
=23(0.01)
=0.23
3. Find dy and if y= + when x=5, =0.02.
Sol: =5, =0.02 = ( + ) ( )
= (5.02) (5)
=
.
+5.02( +5)
=
.
+0.02
= (
.
1)+0.02.
y= +
= ( ).
=( +1).
=( +1).(0.02)
4. Find dy and if y=x
2
+x, when x=10, =0.1.(h/w)
5. If the side of a square is increased from 3 to 3.01cm. find
the approximate increase in the area of the square.
6. The diameter of a sphere is measured to be 40cm, if an
error of 0.02cm. Occurs in this, find the error in volume
and surface area of the sphere?
Q.No .10
1. Verify Rolles Theorem for the function f(x) =x
2
+4 on [3, 3].
Sol: f(x) =x
2
+4. f is continuous on [3, 3].
f is differentiable on[3, 3].
And f (3) =9+4=13
f (3)=9+4=13
f(3)=f(3)
thus f satisfies all the conditions of Rolles theorem.
by rooles theorem c(3,3) such that f(c)=0
f (x)=2x =0 x=0
The point c=0 (3,3). .
2. Verify Rolles Theorem for the function f(x) =x(x+3) e
x/2
on [
3, 0].
3. Verify Rolles Theorem for the function f(x) =sinxsin2x on
[0, ].
4. Verify the conditions of the Lagranges mean value theorem
for the following functions in each case find a point c in the
interval as stated by the theorem.(i)x
2
1 on[2, 3], (ii) sinx
sin2x on [0, ].
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Q.NO.11
1. A (2, 3), B (3, 4) are two points. Find the equation
of locus of p so that the area of the triangle PAB is
8.5.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
Given two points A (2, 3), B (3, 4)
Given geometric property: PAB=8.5
X 2 3 x
Y 3 4 y
3x2y+8+93y4x=8.5
x5y+17=17
x+5y17=17 S.O.B
(x+5y17)
2
=17
2
X
2
+25y
2
+289+10xy170y34x=289.
Locus of p is X
2
+25y
2
+10xy170y34x=0.
2. Find the equation of the locus of P, if the ratio of the
distances from P to A(5, 4), and B(7, 6) is 2:3.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
Given two points A (5, 4), B (7, 6)
Given geometric property: AP: BP=2:3.
=
3AP=2PB
S.O.B
9AP
2
=4PB
2
9[(x5)
2
+(y+4)
2
] =4[(x7)
2
+(y6)
2
]
9[x
2
+2510x+y
2
+16+8y] =4[x
2
+4914x+y
2
+3612y]
9x
2
+22590x+9y
2
+144+72y =4x
2
+196
56x+4y
2
+14448y
5x
2
+5y
2
34x+120y+120y+29 =0
Locus of p is 5x
2
+5y
2
34x+120y+120y+29 =0
3. The ends of the hypotenuse of a right angled
triangle are (0, 6), and (6, 0). Find the equation of
its third vertex.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be the third vertex.
Given two points A (0, 6), B (6, 0)
Given geometric property: PAB=90
0
.
AP
2
+PB
2
=AB
2
(x0)
2
+(y6)
2
+(x6)
2
+(y0)
2
= (06)
2
+ (60)
2
x
2
+y
2
+3612y+x
2
+3612x+y
2
=36+36.
2x
2
+2y
2
12x12y=0.
Locus of p is x
2
+y
2
6x6y=0.
4. A (1, 2), B (2, 3) and C (2, 3) are three points. A
point P moves such that PA
2
+PB
2
=2PC
2
.show that
the equation of the locus of P is 7x7y +4=0.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
A(1, 2), B(2, 3) and C(2, 3)are three given points
Given geometric property: PA
2
+PB
2
=2PC
2
[(x1)
2
+(y2)
2
+(x2)
2
+(y+3)
2
]= [(x+2)
2
+ (y3)
2
]
[x
2
+12x+y
2
+44y]+[ x
2
+44x+y
2
+9+6y]
=2[x
2
+4+4x+y
2
+96y]
2x
2
+2y
2
6x+2y+18=2x
2
+2y
2
+8x12y+26
6x8x+2y+12y+1826=0.
14x+14y+8=0.
7x7y+4=0.
Locus of p is 7x7y+4=0.
5. Find the equation of locus of P, if A (4, 0), B (4, 0)
and PAPB=4.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
Given two points A(4, 0),B(4, 0)
Given condition: PAPB=4.
PA =4PB S.O.B
PA
2
= (4PB)
2
PA
2
= (4
2
+PB
2
8PB).
PA
2
4
2
PB
2
=8PB.
[(x4)
2
+(y0)
2
]16[(x+4)
2
+(y0)
2
] =8PB.
[X
2
+168x+y
2
]16[x
2
+16+8x+y
2
] =8PB.
16x16=8PB.
8(2x+2) =8PB. S.O.B
(2x+2)
2
=PB
2
4x
2
+4+8x= [(x+4)
2
+(y0)
2
]
4x
2
+4+8x=[x
2
+16+8x+y
2
]
3x
2
y
2
=12
Locus of p is 3x
2
y
2
=12.
6. Find the equation of locus of P, so that the distance
from the origin is twice the distance of P from A (1, 2).
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
Given geometric property: OP=2AP
S.O.B OP
2
=4AP
2
[(x0)
2
+(y0)
2
] =4[(x1)
2
+(y2)
2
]
[x
2
+y
2
] =4[x
2
+1+2.x.1+y
2
+4+2.y.2]
[x
2
+y
2
] =4x
2
+4+8x+4y
2
+16+16y]
3x
2
+ 3y
2
+ 8x + 16y + 20=0.
7. Find the equation of locus of P, if A (2, 3), B (2, 3)
and PA+PB=8.
Sol: Let P(x, y) be any point on the locus.
Given two points A (2, 3), B (2, 3)
Given condition: PA+PB=8.
PA =8PB S.O.B
PA
2
= (8PB)
2
PA
2
= (8
2
+PB
2
16PB).
PA
2
8
2
PB
2
=16PB.
[(x2)
2
+(y3)
2
]64[(x2)
2
+(y+3)
2
] =16PB.
[X
2
+44x+y
2
+96y64[x
2
+44x+y
2
+9+6y] =16PB.
12y64=16PB.
4(3y+16) =16PB. S.O.B
(3y+16)
2
=16PB
2
9y
2
+256+96y= 16[(x2)
2
+(y+3)
2
]
9y
2
+256+96y= 16[x
2
+44x+y
2
+9+6y]
16x
2
9y
2
64x48=0
Locus of p is 16x
2
9y
2
64x48=0.
Q.No.12
1. When the origin is shifted to the point (2, 3),the
transformed equation of the curve is
+ + = . Find the original
equation of the curve.
: Transformed equation of the curve is
+3 2 +17 7 11=0
Here X=xh=x2 and Y=yk=y3
Original eqn is
(x2)
2
+ 3(x2)(y3)2(y3)
2
+17(x2) 7(y3)11=0
x
2
4x+4+3xy9x6y+182y
2
+12y18+17x347y+21
11=0
x
2
+3xy2y
2
+4xy20=0.
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2. When the origin is shifted to the point (1, 2), by the
translation of axes. Find the transformed equation
of + + + = .
Sol: origin equation of the curve is
+ +2 4 +1=0.
x=X+h=X1 and y=Y+k=Y+2
( 1) +( +2) +2( 1) 4( +2) +1=0.
X
2
+12X+Y
2
+4+4Y+2X24Y8+1=0.
+ 4 =0 .
3. When the axes are rotated through an angle
30
0
,find the transformed equation of
+ = .
: x=Xcos Ysin and y=Xsin + Ycos
=30
Sin30= and cos30=
x=
=
y= +
=
Transformed equation is
[
] +23[
]. [
][
] =2
3 23 +
4
+
23[3 +3 3 ]
4
[
+3 +23
4
] =2
3 23 + +6 +43 6 3 23
4
=2
8X
2
8Y
2
=8a
2
X
2
Y
2
=a
2
4. When the axes are rotated through an angle
45
0
,find the transformed equation of
+ + = .
/
5. When the axes are rotated through an angle 45
0
, the
transformed equation of the curve is +
= .find the original equation of the curve.
Sol: X=xcos + Y=xsin +
Given =45
Sin45=
and cos30=
x=
+
=
y=
=
the original equation of the curve is
17X
2
16XY+17Y
2
=0
17[
] 16
+17[
] =225
[ ]
[ ]
+
[ ]
=225
=225
50 +18 =450
25 +9 =225 Or + =1 is the original eqn.
6. When the axes are rotated through an angle , find
the transformed equation of xcos + = .
Sol: the given eqn is xcos + = .
the axes are rotated through an angle
x=Xcos = +
the transformed equation is
(Xcos )cos +( + ) = .
Xcos
2
Ycos +Xsin
2
+ =
Xcos
2
+ Xsin
2
=
X (cos
2
+ sin
2
) =
the transformed eqn is X=p.
7. Show that the axes are rotated through an angle of
so as to remove the xy terms from the
equation + + = , and through the
angle , if a=b.
Sol: If the axes are rotated through an angle ,
x=Xcos = +
Therefore the given eqn transformed as
a(Xcos ) +
2h [Xcos ][ + ]+b( + ) =0
To remove XY terms from the eqn, the coeff of XY
term must be zero.
2XYco . +2hXYcos
2

2hXYsin
2
+2bXycos .sin =0
i.e, (ba) sin . + h(cos
2
2 )=0
hcos2 =
( )
2
tan2 =
= tan
If a=b hcos2 =0
2 =90 =45
Q.No.13
1. Find the value of k, if the lines 2x3y+k=0, 3x4y
13=0 and 8x11y33=0 are concurrent.
Sol: given lines are
L1:2x3y+k=0 (1)
L2: 3x4y13=0 . (2)
L3:8x11y33=0(3)
Solving (2) and (3)
3 4 13 3
8 11 33 8
(X, y)=( , )
= (11, 5)
Point of intersection of line (2) and (3) is (11, 5)
Since (1), (2) and (3) are concurrent (11, 5) (1)
2x3y+k=0
2 (11)3(5) =k 2215=k
k=7
2. If the straight lines ax + by + c =0, bx + cy + a=0 and
cx + ay +b=0 are concurrent, then prove that
a
3
+b
3
+c
3
=3abc.
Sol: given lines
ax + by + c =0
bx + cy + a=0
cx + ay +b=0 are concurrent
=0
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a (bca
2
)b (b
2
ac) +c (abc
2
) =0
abc a
3
b
3
+abc + abc c
3
=0
3abc a
3
b
3
c
3
=0
a
3
+ b
3
+ c
3
=3abc
3. Find the value of k, if the angle between the straight
lines 4x y+ 7=0 and kx 5y 9=0 is 45.
Sol: given lines4x y+ 7=0 and kx 5y 9=0
Here a1=4, b1=1, a2=k and b2=5
cos =
 
.
=
 
( ) . ( )
 
.
=
{cos45 =
}
S.O.B
2 (4k+5)
2
=17(k
2
+ 25)
2(16k
2
+25+40k) =17(k
2
+25)
32k
2
17k
2
+80k50k+50425=0
15k
2
+80k  375=0 (5)
13k
2
+16k  75=0
(k3) (3k+25) =0
K=3 or k=25/3.
4. Find the equation of lines passing from point of
intersection of lines 3x + 2y + 4 = 0; 2x + 5y = 1
and whose distance from (2, 1) is 2.
Sol:
5. Find the point on the line 3x 4y 1 =0 which are at a
constant distance of 5 units from the point(3, 2).
6. A straight line parallel to the line y=3 passes through Q
(2, 3) and cuts the line 2x + 4y 27=0 at P. find the
length of PQ.
7. A straight line through Q(3,2) makes an angle 30 with
the positive direction of the Xaxis. If the straight line
intersects the line 3 4 +8 =0 .find the distance of
PQ.
8. Find the equation of the straight line parallel to the line
7 4 3 = y x and passing through the point of intersection
of the lines 0 3 2 = y x and
0 6 3 = y x
9. If 3a+2b+4c=0, then show that ax+ by + c=0
represents a family of lines and find point of
concurrency .
10. Find the equation line perpendicular to the line
3x+4y+6=0 making an intercept 4 on the Xaxis.
11. Find the equation lines passing from point (3,2) and
making an angle 45 with the line 3xy+4=0 .
1. S.T f(x) = ( ) =
, 0
( ), =0
where a and b are
real constants, is continuous at 0.
Sol: lim
[ ]
=lim
[
( ) ( )
]
= lim
( )
. lim
( )
{ lim
= }
=2
( ) ( )
= ( )
Given f (0) = ( ),lim
( ) = (0)s
f(x) is continuous at x=0.
2. Check the continuity of f given by
( ) = ( )
, < <5 3
. , =0
= .
Sol: lim
( ) =lim
( )
=lim
( )( )
( )( )
=
= =1.5= (3)
f(x) is continuous at x=3.
3. Check the continuity of following function at 2
( ) =
( ) < <2
=
>2
Sol: lim
( ) =lim
( 4)
= (44) =0
lim
( ) =lim
(2 )
=2 =21=1
lim
( ) lim
( )
lim
( )
f(x) is not continuous at x=2.
4. Find real constants a,b so that the function f given
by f(x)=
+
+
>3
is continuous on R
Sol: lim
( ) =lim
( + )=0+a=a
: lim
( ) =lim
( ) =0
Since f(x) is continuous on R
LHS=RHS a=0.
: lim
( ) =lim
(3) =3
: lim
( ) =lim
( +3)=3b+3
Since f(x) is continuous on R
LHS=RHS 3b+3=3
3b=6
b=2
5.
,
Sol:lim
.
=lim
( )
(
)
=lim
( )
(
( )
)
=lim
( ) )
=
( )
=
6.
( )
H/W
7. Compute
x
bx a bx a
x
) sin( ) sin(
lim
0
Sol: lim
( ) ( )
=lim
( ) ( )
=2cosa.lim
( )
=2cosa.1 .b
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=2bcosa
8. s i n s i n
S h o w t h a t l i m s i n a  a c o s a
x a
x a a x
x a
Sol:
lim
[ ]
=
lim
[ ]
=lim
[
( ) ( )
]
=lim
( )
( )
alim
=sinaalim
( ) ( )
=sina a lim
( )
.lim
( )
.
=sinaacosa.
9. Compute
1 1
8 8
0
(1 ) (1 )
l i m
x
x x
x
Sol: H/W
10. Is f defined by
( ) =
, 0
2, <0
, ,
.
11. Is f defined by
( ) =
, 0
0, =0
, =0.,
Q.No.15
1. Find the derivative from First principle of
function ,cos , , sec3 ,tan2 , xsin , +1.
Logx.
(i)Sol: f(x) = and f(x + h) =cos( + ).
f
1
(x) =lim
( ) ( )
f
1
(x) =lim
( ).
=lim
( ) ( )
=lim
( ) ( / )
=lim
2sin( + ) lim
/
( / )
( )
.
( )
=2sin (ax). (1). (a/2)
=  a sin (ax).
(ii) Sol: f(x) =cos
2
x and f(x + h) = cos
2
(x + h).
f
1
(x) =lim
( ) ( )
f
1
(x) =lim
( )
[Cos
2
B cos
2
A=cos (A+B) cos (AB)]
=lim
( ) ( )
=lim
2 lim
=sin2x. (1)
=sin2x
(iii) Sol: f(x) =sec3x and f(x + h) = sec (3x+3h).
f
1
(x) =lim
( ) ( )
f
1
(x) =lim
( )
=lim
[
( )
+
( )
]
=lim
[
( ) ( )
. ( )
]
=lim
[
( )
. ( )
]
=lim
. ( )
lim
.(3/ 2)
=
.
(3/ 2)
=3tan3x.sec3x.
(iv) Sol: l: f(x) =tan2x and f(x + h) = tan (2x + 2h).
f
1
(x) =lim
( ) ( )
f
1
(x) =lim
( )
=lim
[
( )
( )
+
( )
( )
]
=lim
[
( ) ( ) ( ) ( ))
. ( )
]
=lim
[
( )
. ( )
]
=lim
(2) lim
. ( )
=
.
=
=2sec
2
2x.
(v). f(x) =xsinx [h/w]
2. If = , then show that =
( )
.
Sol: =
Applying log on both sides
log =log
ylog =( ) log
ylog =( )
y+ log =x
y (1+log ) =x
y=
( )
Diff w. r.to x
=
( ). ( )
( )
=
)
( )
=
( )
.
3. If = ( + ), then S.T =
( )
.
Sol: given sin = sin( + )
x=
( )
[(uv)= ]
Diff w. r.to y
=
( ) ( )
( )
{sin(AB) =sinAcosBcosAsinB}
=
( )
( )
=
( )
( )
=
( )
.
4. If f(x) = ,g(x)= then
differentiate f(x) with respect to g(x).
Sol: f(x) =tan
Put x=tan ,
f(x) =tan
= tan
=tan =tan
=tan =tan
=tan = =
f(x)=
( )
And g(x) =tan
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g(x)=
( )
( )
( )
=
5. If +2 + =0. then P.T =
( )
( )
.
6. If= =
( )
=
( )
.
If = , . =
( )
( )
. H
7. If y=tan +tan tan then
show that = . (Hint put x= ).
Q.No.16
1. Find the equation of tangent and normal to the
Curve y
4
=ax
3
at the point (a, a).
Sol: Given curve is y
4
=ax
3
Differentiating w.r.t x
4y
3
=3 =
Slope( ) of the tangent at (a, a) =
( , )
=
( )
( )
=
Slope of the normal at (a, a) = =
Equation of tangent at (a, a) is (yy1) =m(xx1)
ya= (xa)
4y4a=3x3a
3x4y+a=0.
Equation of normal at (a, a) is (yy1) = (xx1)
(ya) = (xa)
3y3a=4x+4a
4x+3y7a=0.
(i) xy=10 at the point (2, 5).
(ii) Y= +4 at the point (1, 3).
(iii) Curve y=5x
4
at the point (1, 5).
2. Show that length of subnormal at any point on the
curve = .{( ) = }
Sol: Given curve is =4
Differentiating w.r.t x
2y =4 = =m
Length of sub normal y. m=y. =2a (constant)
3. Find the tangent and normal to the curve y=2 at
the point where the curve meets the Yaxes.
Sol: given equation of the curve y=2
Equation of the Yaxis is x=0
y=2. =2(1) =2
Required point is (0, 2)
y=2 , Differentiating w.r.t x
=2( )
=0 =2
= =
(y ) =m(x )
(y2) = (x0)
3y6=2x
2x+3y6=0.
Equation of normal at (0, 2) is (yy1) = (xx1)
y2= (x0)
2y4=3x
3x 2y + 4=0.
4. Show that the tangent at p(x1, y1) on the curve
+ = + = .
Sol: given equation of the curve + =
Differentiating w.r.t x
+
=0
=
=
=
Slope( ) of the tangent at ( , ) =
( , )
=
Equation of the tangent is (yy1) =m(xx1)
(yy1) = (xx1)
( )
=
( )
=
+ = +
+ = .
5. Find the lengths of normal and subnormal at a point
on the curve y= ( + ).
Sol: given curve y= ( + ).
Y=a cosh
Differentiating w.r.t x
=a. sinh ( )=sinh =m
 (1+ )
= a cosh 1+ ( )
=acosh sinh
=a ( )
=  
= a cosh sinh
= sinh
6. Find the value of k so that the length of the sub
normal at any point on the curve x.y
k
=a
k+1
is a
constants.
Sol: given curve is curve x.y
k
=a
k+1
Or x=
Differentiating w.r.t x
x. k.y
k1
+ .1 =0
=
. .
(m) =
. .
Length of the sub normal= [y1.m
= y1.
. .

=
= =
Length of the subnormal at any point on the curve
Is independent of ,
k+2=0
k=02.
Q.No 17
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1. the distance time formula for the motion of
particle along straight line is s=t
3
9t
2
+24t18
find when and where velocity becomes zero.
Sol: given s=t
3
9t
2
+24t18
Differentiating w.r.tt
=3t
2
18t+24
{ = }
If Velocity becomes zero =0
3t
2
18t+24=0
3 (t
2
6t+8) =0
(t2) (t4) =0
t=2 or t=4
The velocity is zero after 2 and 4 seconds.
Case (I): Case (II):
If t=2 If t=4
S= t
3
9t
2
+24t18 S= t
3
9t
2
+24t18
= 2
3
9(2
2
) +24(2)18 S= 4
3
9(4)
2
+24(4)18
=836+4818 =64144+9618
=5654=2 =160162=2
The particle is at a distance of 2 units from the starting
point O on either side.
2. A container in the shape of an inverted cone has
height 12cm and radius 6cm at the top. If it is filled
with water at the rate of 12cm
3
/sec, what is the
rate of change in the height of water level when the
tank is filled 8cm?
Sol: Here h=OC =8cm
r=AB=6cm
=2m
3
/min
= =
r=
Volume of the cone v=
V= ( )
v=
Differentiating w.r.t t
= 3 .
= [h=8]
= .12
= cm/sec.
Hence, the rate of change of water level is cm/sec. when
the water level of the tank is 8cm.
3. A stone is dropped into a quiet lake and ripples
move in circles at the speed of 5cm/sec. at the
instant when the radius of circular ripple is 8cm.
how fast is the enclosed area increases.
Sol: suppose r is the value of the outer ripple and A be its
area.
Area of the circle A= (given r=8, =5cm/sec)
Differentiating w.r.t t
=2
=2 (8)(5)
=80 / .
4. A balloon, which always remains spherical on
inflation, is being inflated by pumping in 900c.c of
gas per second. Find the rate at which the radius of
balloon increases when the radius is 15cm.
Sol: Given r=15cm and =900c.c/sec
Volume of the sphere v=
Differentiating w.r.t t
= .3
= Where r=15
=
= = = cm/sec.
5. The radius of a circle is increasing at the rate of
0.7cm/sec. what is the rate of increases of it
circumference.
Sol: given =0.7 / .
Circumference of a circle=2
Differentiating w.r.t t
=2
=2 (0.7)
=1.4 / .
6. The radius of an air bubble is increasing at the rate
of / .at what rate is the volume of the bubble
increasing when the radius is 1cm?
Sol: given = / , radius(r) =1 cm
Volume of the sphere v=
Differentiating w.r.t t
= .3
=2 / .
7. Suppose we have a rectangular aquarium with
dimensions of length 8m, width 4m and height 3m.
Suppose we are filling the tank with water at the
rate of 0.4m
3
/sec. how fast is the height of water
changing when the water level is 2.5m?
Sol: length of aquarium l=8m
Width of aquarium b=4m
Height of aquarium h=3m
=0.4 / ,
= = (8) (4) (3) =96
=
log =log +log +log
Differentiating w.r.t t
=0+0+
= At h=2.5.
8. The volume of a cube is increasing a rate of 9 c.c per
second. How fast is the surface area increasing
when the length of the edge is 10c.ms?
Sol: suppose a is the edge of the cube and v be the
volume of the cube.
V=a
3
Given =8 / and a=12cm
Surface area of cube(S) =6a
2
Differentiating w.r.t t
=12 . (1)
Amis tutorial 1st year Mathematics 1B.
13
V=a
3
Differentiating w.r.t t
=3
8=3(144)
=
/ (2)
=12
=12(12)
= / .
9. Let a kind of bacteria grow in such a way that at
time t sec. there are t
3/2
bacteria. Find the rate of
growth at time t=4 hours.
Sol: let g be the amount of growth of bacteria at t then g
(t) =t
3/2
The growth rate at time is given by g (t) =
Given t=4hr
g (t) = (46060)
= (260)=180.