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CBSE UNIT TEST PAPER17
CLASS  XII (MATHS)
Time: 3Hours M.M.100
General Instructions:
(i) All questions are compulsory.
(ii) The question paper consist of 29 questions divided into three sections A, B, and C. Section
A comprises of 10 questions of one mark each, section B comprises of 07 questions of six
marks each.
(iii) All questions in Section A are to be answered in one word, one sentence or as par the
exact requirement of the question.
(iv) There is no overall choice. However, internal choice has been provided in 04 questions of
four marks each and 02 questions of six marks each. Your have to attempt only one of the
alternatives in all such questions.
(v) Use of calculators is not permitted. You may for logarithmic tables, if required.
SECTION – A
1. Cartesian equations of a line AB are:
2 1 4 1
2 7 2
x y z − − +
= =
Write the equation of a line passing through (1,2,3) parallel to AB.
[1]
2.
Evaluate :
( )
3log 4 x
e x dx
∫
[1]
3. Find the point on the curve y = x
2
7x + 12, where the tangent is parallel to xaxis. [1]
4. Write the position vector of a point dividing the line segment joining points A and B
with position vectors and a b
externally in the ratio 1:3, where
ɵ ɵ
3 a i j k = − +
ɵ
and
ɵ ɵ
2 3 . b i j k = − + +
ɵ
[1]
5. Let * be a binary operation be a * b = m2a.b7. Find 3 * 4 [1]
6. A matrix A of order 3 x 3 has determinant 3. What is the value of  adj A ? [1]
7. If B is a skew symmetric matrix, write whether the matrix (ABA) is symmetric or
skew symmetric.
[1]
8.
If A =
cos sinx
, x,
sin cos
x
find
x x
(
(
−
¸ ¸
0<x<
2
π
when A + A = I.
[1]
9.
If
ɵ ɵ ɵ ɵ
; ; , a i j b j k c k i = + = + = +
ɵ ɵ
find a unit vector in the direction of 2a b c + +
.
[1]
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10. Write the range of one branch of sin
1
x, other than the Principal Branch. [1]
SECTION – B
11. A water tank has the shape of an inverted right circular cone with its axis vertical
and Lower most. Its semi vertical angle is tan
1
1
2
 

\ ¹
. Water is poured into it at a
constant rate of 5 cubic mater per minute. Find the rate at which the level of the water
is rising at the instant when the depth of water in the tank is 10m.
Or
Discuss applicability of Rolle’s Theorem for the function f (x) = cos x + sin x in [0,2π]
and find point at which tangent is parallel to X axis.
[4]
12. Solve the following differential equation:
2
,
x y y
dy
e x e
dx
− −
= + give that y(0) = 0
[4]
13.
Evaluate
0
x
2
1 cos x
x xin
dx
π
+
+
∫
Or
Evaluate
2 2 2 2
0
cos sin
x
dx
a x b x
π
+
∫
[4]
14. If the function f:R →defined by f (x) = 2x
3
+ 7, Prove that f is oneone and onto
function. Also find the inverse of the function f and f
1
(23).
[4]
15.
Prove that cot
1
1 sin 1 sin
2 1 sin 1 sin
x x x
x x
(
+ + −
=
(
+ − −
¸ ¸
Or
Prove that:
1 1 1
1 1 1
4tan tan tan
5 70 99 4
π
− − −
− + =
[4]
16.
Find the value of which function f defined by f (x) =
0
1 cos
,
sin
0
2,
x
ax
is
x x
x
¦
¦
≠
− ¦
´
=
¦
¦
¹
continuous
at x = 0.
[4]
17.
14 If y = b tan
1
1
tan , find .
x y dy
a x dx
−
 
+

\ ¹
Or
If y = (sin x)
cos x
+ (cos x)
sin x
, find
dy
dx
[4]
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18. Solve the following differential equation
2
cos tan
dy
x y x
dx
+ =
[4]
19.
Find the values of
ɵ ɵ
( )
ɵ ɵ
( )
and if 3 6 0 i j k x i j k λ µ λ µ − + + + =
ɵ ɵ
[4]
20. Find the shortest distance between the lines, whose equations are
8 9 10 15 58 2 5
and
3 16 7 3 16 5
x y z x y z − + − − − −
= = = =
− − − −
[4]
21. Using properties of determinants prove that
( )( ) ( ) ( )
2 3
2 3 2 2 2
2 3
1
1
1
a bc a
b ca b a b b c c a a b c
c ab c
+
+ = − − − − + +
+
[4]
22. A football match may be either won, drawn or lost by the host country’s team. So
there are three ways of forecasting the result of any one match, one correct and
two incorrect. Find the probability of forecasting at least three correct results for
four matches.
[4]
SECTION  C
23.
Find the area of the region ( ) { }
2
, : x y x y x ≤ ≤
Or
Evaluate the following integral as a limit of a sum
( )
5
2
1
6 2 7 x x dx − −
∫
[6]
24. Find the equation of the plane containing the lines,
ɵ ɵ ɵ
( )
ɵ ɵ ɵ ɵ
( )
2 and 2 2 . r i j i j k r i j k i j k λ µ = + + + − = + + − − + −
ɵ ɵ ɵ ɵ
Find the distance of this plane from origin and also from the point (2,2,3).
[6]
25.
Evaluate
( )
2
3sin 2 cos
5 cos 4sin
∅− ∅
− ∅− ∅
∫
[6]
26. A company uses three machines to manufacture and sell two types of shirtshalf
sleeves and full sleeves. Machines M1, M2 and M3 take 1 hour, 2 hours and
3
1
5
hours to make a half sleeve shirt and 2 hours, 1 hours and
3
1
5
hours to make a
full sleeve shirt. The profit on each half sleeve shirt is Rs. 1.00 and on a full sleeve
shirt is Rs. 1.50. No machine can work for more than 40 hours per week. How
many shirts of each type should be made to maximize the company’s profit? Solve
the problem graphically.
[6]
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27.
For matrix
1 1 1
2 1 3 ,
1 1 1
− (
(
−
(
(
¸ ¸
find A
1
and hence solve the system of equations
X + 2y + z = 4, x+ y + z = 0, x 3y + z = 2
Or
Using elementary transformations, find the inverse of the following matrix:
3 2 3
5 5 7
2 4 5
(
(
(
( − − −
¸ ¸
[6]
28. An insurance Company insured 3000 scooter drivers, 4000 car drivers and 5000
truck drivers. The probability of an accident involving a scooter, a car and a truck
is 0.02, 0.03 and 0.1 respectively. If a driver meets an accident, What is the chance
that the person is scooter driver?
[6]
29. A square piece of tin of side 48 cm is to be made into a box without top, by cutting
a square from each corner and folding up the flaps to from the box. What should
be the side of the square to be cut off, so that the volume of the box is the
maximum possible? Also find the maximum volume.
[6]