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The value of the deterrninant
lcos{nx1
lsin(nx)
(B) a
(c)
(D)
a,
n and x
ttR=
(A)
[r
rl li il anddet. Lr ^l
1In,neNhenthevalueof l,is
(c) 3
o=
Io
r'l
A
will be
(B)
Ar
z
(D)A2
I t
O
cos(pcr)
I
cos(y cos(T
lcos(crP)
(B)
a) P)
lcos(o1) cos(Py)
cosc cosp
zeto
lt.lj$
^
(c)qr 3l U
(c) 377
Ji
16.
lf the product of n
matric*
[;
lj[l?][;
Il
fr 37sl [o tJ
letn=l
h .;l io q r
i Lx y zj
=
g= [1,.  4Y 14,
iAldet{8)
detiB) =  16
(B)det1a1=g
(D) det(B) = $
2
P
2ap I Zaq I
z^dl'l
Lr
(B) A, =
\/l
KJ
2At
\=2d.
(D)4 +24=0
Zar
(A) A., = A,
dr
'o
lf an idempotent matrix is also skew symmetric then it must be (B) an identi$ matrix (A) an involutiary matrix a nullmatrix. (C) an orthogonal matrix
flo PflI
Vibri
(A)2
Let f(x) =
Ir

I
()2
+
ftfo ,.6
g
+Ar
' fl
(B)(Ar)r=A
(D) (kA)r = kAr (k is a scalar)
=lJ t _ \ n
,'oll yqf
(D)
is not coi'rect
)l1
lr ftt
g{
of a 3 x 3 matrixA= (a,,) is
defin follo
?r+
ways hold?
tu_
"9 fil
rr(A+ts)=T..(A)+Tn(B)
T,(A2) = (T,(A) )2
Put )t=o
(A)
33
(B) 0
16.
'r]
lf Aand B are difiere'rt matrices satisfying As = (A) det (A2 + 82) must be zero. (B) det (A  B) must be zerc. (C) det (A2 + 82) as well as det (A  B) must be (D) At least one of det (A2 + 82) or det (A B) must be zero.
(A)1,=5,p=13
has no solution if
tfll.=S,p+i3
p=
(B)1,=5 (D)p=13
I
(B)tr(cA)=ot(A),aeR
ofO
of
0&Q
both t3l
A' (  A Which of the following statements is incorrect for a square matrix (A) lf A is a diagonal matrix, A1 will also be.a diagonal T_?J'I_^,..
 + 0)
fr
(/
I
dr2 ert
of Ao and and let A" denote the determinant formed by the cofactors of elements
A^ denote the determinant formed by the cofactor at at An., then the determinant value of An is
tn
(A)
A2o'
(c)
(D)
^1
^i;
^1
o sin a cos cr I t l cos2 p sin B cos p I lf A= ,ino.oro sin2cr  I ' = lsinp cosp sin2p i [
.or'
"r"
(B) p
integral ,r"ln that, AB is a null matrix, then which of the following should necessarily be an odd
(D)c+P
cos
gq a"n cL
sin
(x+y)
sin (Y+z)
')''
x)
*'>
1l
, ' nel
I
,{
R,rRr+
/\
tei i
+yz+ zx\ tx+ y) + b (y + z) + c(z+ x)  (xy (ab+ bc+ca) iCi x(a * 6) * y(b+ c) + z(c+ a) (D) none oftheEe
lf A is matrix such
 3(ax+by+cz)
th
IO
2
1 \J%n'= ; {n+ l)
)
(D)A1
I'
(A+ l)
ere
A+
It
&ftl
=Q
t4l
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Let A+2'.=
then Tr (A) (A) 0
[_L
a
+ f] .,,0
(B)
1
,o'=
lz r
[B
2
lt t)
(D) none
sl
rts of Ao and
.*91 aol
+bl
and D, =
wnere b
0 and
rmed bythe
ad
bc, is
(B) 0
The number of solutions of the matrix equation X2 =l other than I, is (c)2 (B) 1 (A) (where I is the 2 x 2 unit matrix )
dd integral
(B)
o,u"no=
,%"3X4=0 Thevaluesof0,l.forwhichthefollowingequations n A " L' sinOxcos0y+(I+1)z=0; cos0x+sin0Y :=0; l.x+(l+1)y+@s0z=0 U have non trivial solution, is
(A)i'e0
[l t] ;l = [l
?]
'tor.risasinsurarmatrixthen
(C)1,2+32,,+4=0 (D)).,23i,6=0
G)g=2nn,L isanyrationalnumber
=(2n+1);,1eR,nel
el
=l
Let A=
I t
sino 1l
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h=o v
;ST
gT
I ll
S3=S 52=Sa
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m of equations,
0'
(A)o
O
ax+ (2a
1)y = as
(B)l
L\
1o{
e_"=
D =O ^
possess no solution is
Dl =o
tsfz
(D)infinite
Dl u
0
I t
tan*l ^i ^.] then let us define a function f (x) = 691. (ArAt ) then which of the following can not be * * [_
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$1
tn)
(o)
*",
\x, 3 '
Fr^U_wz(
A= 3
od f,"=9
:
3
"A
41.
Thefollowingsystemofequations 3x7y+52=3;
3x+Y+52=7and2x+3y+52=5are
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sG
(B) consistentwith unique non trivial solution (D) inconsistent with no solution
as
..
(A)
lArl = k l B11
(B) lA11 =
pl Brl \.19f1
lx
The number of real values of x satisfyin
(A)
tltr^t,
(B) o
1oB
(B)1
l+ 2 o = l't 2 L'
21
ct 3l
I
(c)2
xl 45.
D(x)= ^ 1 x
v
(A) 5
(B)2
(c)6
(D)o
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(A)nAl
(B)2n1A(n1)l (C)nA(n1)l
(D)2n1Al
L
g can not be
3x+y+22 =Q
e
,,
0
}ng,t
0 < e < 2n , has non trivial solution(s) 119tfor no value of l. and (C) for all values of l. and only two values of
(B) for all values of I and 0 (D) for only one value of l. and all values of 0
letA=
VA)
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lf a, b, c are real then the value of determinant
(A)a+b+c=0
(B)a+b+c=1
(C)a+b+c=1
a=b=c0
.3
612 (A); ))
(B);
(C)
12
(D)none
A isa2x2matrixsuchth
ele
(A)1
(B
h=leL b \
t_.c
16l .
(^
t rl
cL),
af,=
Cd_ =
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liL 2
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itix 
3 l. 2 2 2 l+1.
=Q
is
1l
Thet
LI
Sr
SE
,,r{
For a
matrixo=
[l
t'it],
(^l
the varue
(A)
Ir tool r
Lo
.J
t]
(q
25ool
2
l+z
(A) (1 + xy + Yz * zx)' (C) (xV + yz + zx)3
(B)
(D)
z2\"
z")'
considera matrixA(o) =
(A) A(0) is symmetric
lttge
!1,i3]
*.'
(B) A(0) is skew sYmmetric
(*
(D) A2(o) =
tlZ{x'Pl=A(no)
^[;
\  ,t,J
*, o =f o
to*'' I L f+i"'l
and B
=[';'
,..,0,.'l =orrtion
tr(AB) =
\x,
5 4 5 l=0vt.R 10 12 3ol
{at(c)(11)
(D)(17)
he equation
the elements Let g(x) )
lf(x+c1
Vr,fo
LetSn=cr,n+ 9n,
./
f(c)  f'(c)
I
,l!f Y
&:t\tt)
,.
"ou!,,o
(B)
1
It+s6 1+s1
(c)
(D) f(c)
Letcr+1,F+l,bethedistinctnonzerorealrootsoftheequationax2+bx+c=0,wherea,b,ceR,a+0.
rfl rlrag
oots are
l1+52 1+53
(A) r<0 (B) A>0
(c) A<0
(D) A=0
ry
Stagnent2 Pr1=
br every mabix P wttich is invertible. (A) ffirnent1 b Uue. ffirnent2 b fue and StsEment2 is conect explanation for Statement1 (B) ftnent1 bfue. Sdernentr2 btLeand Stabment2 is NOTconectexplanation brStatementl
I=
F1
Srnent1
LetAbeany3x2matrix
Statementl Statement2
l6fsatement1
(B) $atement1 is fue, Statement2 is fue and Statement2 is NOTconect explanation for Statement (C) $atement1 is true, Statement2 is false
l\
A1
"\
of order'm'
tlzI Irlz o F)lIl2  3121 Ll I 1 I o rlzf Irlz p)lrl2  L1 1 l_l
312'
\a, 0\ \ \ \
\ \
t\
q
ot
t
teI
[8]
'
if B = 0 then tl'a value of 'a'for which AX = B have non trivial solution, is (c) 1 (B) 3 2
(D) none
(c)A (c)A
(D) B
(D) B
(D) B
22.
?3. ;4.
det.
(\.
Eo
80CI0
(A)
(c)498c
(D)491
For a vatlable matiix X the equation AoX = Bo will have (B) infinite solution (A) unique solutian (D) no solution (C) firiieiy many soiuiion
l<i. j<3
Iu,, isnotequaito
i.
+
\f 'l'
I ct;l  Qt
(A) t.' +
A. is
1,
(B)
zero
(c) (det(A))2
(B) symmetric
(A)1
is
(BiI
\9rlA'
orthogonai
for
A: is orthogonal
+
79/ \./ ^
ThesetofequationsNy 3z=2,2xy
(A) unique soiuton oniy
=S (C) inflnite number of solutions for a =
( pYLl
V,b,
(B) k = lAl
B) then
l^' a2  1bc;t b.l ant lu' b2  (ca)z ."1 it oiui l.t c2  1ab;2 ubl
c2
Zt*t^=[i i
?]
A51.=9
(C) Aa is not invertible
Ar
I = 5 (A4ls)
invertible
is not true? or every matrix A of order 3 x 3
VPln'is
follo
if exists is a scalar
matrix
and 0 <A<
ese
The value of
0 lying between
2sin 2sin
;and
l+sin2
brnents
g
are
:
l+2si
F>,Rr
,, R r
tra C*?
=J
' Qli
t iIfriFo
0g
he det,
\/
the following hold(s) true? The two matrices X and y are such that XA = B and AY = B then which of
LZ
1a1v=5[+ oj
?2\by=a2b
&
1[l
t D ) =G 0,
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lfthesystemof equations'
a=1, b=1
matrix then nd B are two 3 x 3 matices such that their productAB is a null B must be a null matrix' et. A*
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