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**Sample Paper Term 1 Class 12 Mathematics With Solutions Set C**

**SECTION-A**

**In this section, attempt any 16 questions out of Questions 1 –20.****Each Question is of 1 mark weightage.**

**1. The value of tan [1/2 cos-1(√5/3)] is **

(A) 3+√5/2

(B) 3-√5/2

(C) -3+√5/2

(D) -3 – √5/2

**Answer**

B

**2. The set of points where the function f given by f(x) = |2x – 1| sin x is differentiable is **

(A) R

(B) R –{1/2}

(C) (0, ∞)

(D) none of these

**Answer**

B

**3. If A = [1 –3 5], B = **

(A) [28]

(B) [24]

(C) 28

(D) 24

**Answer**

B

**4. If A is skew symmetric matrix of order 2, then the value of |A| is **

(A) 3

(B) 9

(C) 0

(D) 27

**Answer**

C

**5. For the curve y = 10x – 2x ^{3}, if x increases at the rate of 3 units/sec, then at x = 2 the slope of curve is changing aunits/sec. **

(A) 0

(B) –72

(C) 24

(D) 48

**Answer**

B

**6. If A is any square matrix of order 3 × 3 such that |A| = 2, then the value of |adj A| is: **

(A) 3

(B) 1/3

(C) 4

(D) 27

**Answer**

C

**7. The maximum number of equivalence relations on the set A = {6, 7, 8} are **

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 5

(D) 5

**Answer**

C

**8. Which of the given values of x and y make the following pair of matrices equal **

(A) x = -1/3 , y = 7

(B) Not possible to find

(C) y = 7 , x = -2/3

(D) x = -1/3 , y = -2/3

**Answer**

C

**9. If the curve ay + 2x ^{2} = 8 and 2x^{3} = y, cut orthogonally at (2, 2), then the value of a is : **

(A) 151

(B) 0

(C) 183

(D) 192

**Answer**

D

**10. The value of cos -1(cos 3π/2) is **

(A) π/2

(B) 3π/2

(C) 5π/2

(D) 7π/2

**Answer**

A

**11. Let A = {1, 2, 3, …n} and B = {a, b}. Then the number of surjections from A into B is **

(A) nP_{2}

(B) 2^{n} – 2

(C) 2^{n} – 1

(D) None of these

**Answer**

B

**12. If y = loge(x ^{3}/e^{3}) , then d^{2}y/dx^{2} will be **

(A) -1/x

(B) -2/x

^{2}

(C) 3/x

^{2}

(D) -3/x

^{2}

**Answer**

D

**13. If A = **

(A) 0

(B) I

(C) 2I

(D) aI

**Answer**

A

**14. If y = log(1 -x ^{4}/1 +x^{4}) , then dy/dx is equal to **

(A) 4x

^{3}/1 – x

^{8}

(B) -8x

^{3}/1 – x

^{8}

(C) 1/4 – x

^{8}

(D) -4x

^{3}/1 – x

^{8}

**Answer**

B

**15. If A = **

(A) -1/21

(B) 1/21

(C) 1/20

(D) Can’t be determined

**Answer**

B

**16. The points at which the tangents to the curve y = x ^{3} – 27x + 20 are parallel to x-axis are : **

(A) (2, –2), (–2, –34)

(C) (2, 34), (–2, 0)

(B) (0, 34), (–2, 0)

(D) (3, –34), (–3, 74)

**Answer**

D

**17. If A = **

**Answer**

C

**18. If y = e ^{t}tan^{t}, x = e^{t} then dy/dx will be **

(A) sec

^{2}t + tant

(B) sec

^{2}t – tant

(C) sec

^{2}t

(D) sect + tant

**Answer**

A

**19. Z = 10x + 23y, subject to x + y ≥ 3, x + 5y ≥ 4, 3x + 3y ≥ 4, x ≥ 0, y ≥ 0. The minimum value of Z occurs at **

(A) (2.56, 3.56)

(B) (28, 8)

(C) (2.75, 0.25)

(D) (0, 1)

**Answer**

C

**20. Maximum slope of the curve y = –x ^{3} + 3x^{2} + 10x – 32 is : **

(A) 0

(B) 13

(C) 16

(D) 32

**Answer**

B

**SECTION-B**

**In this section, attempt any 16 questions out of the Questions 21 -40.****Each Question is of 1 mark weightage.**

**21. If A = {2, 3, 4}, B = {5, 6, 7, 8} and f = {(2, 5), (3, 6), (4, 7)} is a function from A to B, then f(x) is: **

(A) One-one function

(B) Many one function

(C) Onto function

(D) None

**Answer**

A

**22. Find y _{1} = dy/dx if xy^{5} + 2y + 5x = 0 ? **

(A) y

_{1}= -(y

^{5}+5)/5xy

^{4}+ 2

(B) y

_{1}= (y

^{5}+5)/5xy

^{4}+ 2

(C) y

_{1}= y

^{5}+5/5xy

^{4}– 2

(D) y

_{1}= -y

^{5}+5/-5xy

^{4}+ 2

**Answer**

A

**23. The corner point of the feasible region determined by the system of linear constraints are (0, 0), (0, 20), (10, 20), (30, 20), (40, 0). The objective function is Z = 3x + 4y.****Compare the quantity in Column A and Column B **

(A) The quantity in column A is smaller

(B) The quantity in column B is smaller

(C) The two quantities are equal

(D) The relationship cannot be determined On the basis of the information supplied

**Answer**

C

**24. If xy = 1, then dy/dx + y ^{2} is equal to : **

(A) 1/x

(B) 0

(C) -1/x

^{2}

(D) y/x

**Answer**

B

**25. The inverse of the matrix **

**Answer**

B

**26. The equation of the normal to the curve y = 3x ^{2} + 7 sin x at x = 0 is : **

(A) x – 7y = 0

(B) 7x + y = 0

(C) x + 7y = 0

(D) x – 7y = 0

**Answer**

C

**27. What is the value of sec ^{2} (tan–12) ? **

(A) 1

(B) 4

(C) 5

(D) 3

**Answer**

C

**28. If **

(A) -1/2 , 3

(B) -1/2 , 3

(C) 1/2 , 3

(D) 1/2 , -3

**Answer**

D

**29. The radius of a balloon is increasing at the rate of 12 cm/sec. At what rate is the surface area of the balloon increasing when the radius is 10 cm ? **

(A) 960 cm^{2}/sec

(B) 960 p cm^{2}/sec

(C) 980 cm^{2}/sec

(D) 980 p cm^{2}/sec

**Answer**

B

**30. The function f : R → R, f(x) = x ^{2} is : **

(A) One-one

(B) Onto

(C) Not one-one

(D) None

**Answer**

C

**31. If the function f(x) = **

**is continuous at x = 2, then the value of k is : **

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) 4

**Answer**

D

**32. If **

(A) -3/2 , -3/2

(B) 1/2 , -3/2

(C) 3/2 , -3/2

(D) -3/2 , 1/2

**Answer**

C

**33. The main criterion of the objective function of the linear programming is **

(A) It should be a constraint

(B) It should be a function that can be optimized

(C) A relation between the variables

(D) None of these

**Answer**

B

**34. Slope of the tangent to the curve y = 2x ^{2} – 3x + 8 at (2, 0) is : **

(A) 5

(B) 7

(C) 10

(D) 8

**Answer**

A

**35. If **

(A) 2

(B) –2

(C) 3

(D) 1

**Answer**

D

**36. The value of expression 2sec 2+sin ^{-1}(1/2) is **

(A) π/6

(B) 5π/6

(C) 7π/6

(D) 1

**Answer**

B

**37. Which of the following functions from Ζ into Ζ are bijections? **

(A) f(x) = x^{3}

(B) f(x) = x + 2

(C) f(x) = 2x + 1

(D) f(x) = x^{2} + 1

**Answer**

B

**38. If A = **

**Answer**

D

**39. For the curve y = 8x – 3x ^{3} , if x in creases at the rate of 2 units/sec, then at x = 4, the slope of curve is : **

(A) Decreasing by 144 unit/sec

(B) Increasing by 144 unit/sec

(C) 144 unit/sec

(D) 72 unit/sec

**Answer**

A

**40. If A = **

(A) 21/7

(B) 23/7

(C) 29/7

(D) 31/7

**Answer**

C

**SECTION-C**

**In this section, attempt any 8 questions. Each question is of 1-mark weightage.****Questions 46-50 are based on a Case-Study.**

**41. Maximize Z = 3x + 5y, subject to x ≤ 1, x + y ≤ 4, 2x – y ≤ 2, x ≥ 0, y ≥ 0 **

(A) 12 at (2, 2)

(B) 14.03 at (22, 15)

(C) 16 at (2, 1)

(D) 20 at (0,4)

**Answer**

D

**42. The line y = 3x + 5 is a tangent to the curve y ^{2} = 12x at the point : **

(A) (1/3 , 2)

(B) (2 , 1/3)

(C) (-1/3 , 2)

(D) (1/3 , -2/)

**Answer**

A

**43. The maximum value of 65 – 70x – 35x ^{2} is : **

(A) 70

(B) 80

(C) 90

(D) 100

**Answer**

D

**44. A L.P.P. is as follows : ****Maximize Z = 50x + 15y subject to, 5x + y ≤ 100, x + y ≤ 60, x, y > 0 The coordinates of the corner points of the feasible region are (0, 0), (20, 0), (10, 50) and (0, 60). The maximum value of Z is :**

(A) 1050

(B) 1150

(C) 1250

(D) 1200

**Answer**

C

**45. If A = **

**, then the value of |A – 4I| is :**(A) 18

(B) –18

(C) 20

(D) –20

**Answer**

B

**CASE-STUDY**

**II. Read the following text and answer the following questions, on the basis of the same:****An architect designs a building for a multi-national company. The floor consists of a rectangular region with semicircular ends having a perimeter of 200 m as shown below: **

**46. If x and y represents the length and breadth of the rectangular region, then the relation between the variables is : **

(A) x + πy = 100

(B) 2x + πy = 200

(C) πx + y = 50

(D) x + y = 100

**Answer**

B

**47. The area of the rectangular region A expressed as a function of x is : **

(A) 2/π (100x – x^{2})

(B) 1/π (100x – x^{2})

(C) x/π (100x – x)

(D) πy^{2} + 2/π (100x – x^{2})

**Answer**

A

**48. The maximum value of area A is : **

(A) π/3200 m^{2}

(B) 3200/π m^{2}

(C) 5000/π m^{2}

(D) 1000/π m^{2}

**Answer**

C

**49. The CEO of the multi-national company is interested in maximizing the area of the whole floor including the semi-circular ends. For this to happen the value of x should be **

(A) 0 m

(B) 30 m

(C) 50 m

(D) 80 m

**Answer**

C

**50. The extra area generated if the area of the whole floor is maximized is : **

(A) 3000/π m^{2}

(B) 5000/π m^{2}

(C) 7000/π m^{2}

(D) No change. Both areas are equal.

**Answer**

D