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Use Euclid’s division algorithm to find the HCF of :

(i) 196 and 38220 (ii) 867 and 255

2. Use Euclid’s division lemma to show that the square of any positive integer is
either of the form 3m or 3m + 1 for some integer m.

3. Find the HCF of 96 and 404 by the prime factorisation method. Hence,
Find their LCM.
4. Given that HCF (306, 657) = 9, find LCM (306, 657).

5. Check whether 6n can end with the digit 0 for any natural number n.
6. Prove that 3 2 5 is irrational.

7. Find the zeroes of the quadratic polynomial x2 + 7x + 10, and verify the
relationship between the zeroes and the coefficients.

8. Divide the polynomial p(x) by the polynomial g(x) and find the quotient and
(i) p(x) = x4 – 3x2 + 4x + 5, g(x) = x2 + 1 – x
(ii) p(x) = x4 – 5x + 6, g(x) = 2 – x2

9. Obtain all other zeroes of 3x4 + 6x3 – 2x2 – 10x – 5, if two of its zeroes are

10.Aftab tells his daughter, “Seven years ago, I was seven times as old as you were
then. Also, three years from now, I shall be three times as old as you will be.”find
there ages

11.5 pencils and 7 pens together cost Rs 50, whereas 7 pencils and 5 pens together
cost Rs 46. Find the cost of one pencil and that of one pen.

12.Half the perimeter of a rectangular garden, whose length is 4 m more than its
width, is 36 m. find the dimensions of the garden.

13.Solve the following pair of linear equations by the substitution method.

14.The coach of a cricket team buys 7 bats and 6 balls for Rs 3800. Later, she buys 3
bats and 5 balls for Rs 1750. Find the cost of each bat and each ball.

15.Five years hence, the age of Jacob will be three times that of his son. Five years
ago, Jacob’s age was seven times that of his son. What are their present ages?

16.Five years ago, Nuri was thrice as old as Sonu. Ten years later, Nuri will be twice
as old as Sonu. How old are Nuri and Sonu?

17.Yash scored 40 marks in a test, getting 3 marks for each right answer and losing 1
mark for each wrong answer. Had 4 marks been awarded for each correct answer
and 2 marks been deducted for each incorrect answer, then Yash would have
scored 50 marks. How many questions were there in the test?