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## Principle of Mathematical Induction Class 11 MCQ Questions with Answers

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**Question. If 4 ^{n}/n+1 < (2n)!/(n!)^{2} , then P(n) is true for**

(a) n ≥ 1

(b) n > 0

(c) n < 0

(d) n ≥ 2

**Answer**

D

**Question. If n is a natural number, then (n+1/2) ^{n }≥ n! is true when**

(a) n > 1

(b) n ≥ 1

(c) n > 2

(d) n ≥ 2

**Answer**

B

**Question. By using principle of mathematical induction for every natural number, (ab)n =**

(a) a^{n}b^{n}

(b) a^{n} b

(c) ab^{n}

(d) 1

**Answer**

A

**Question. If P(n) = 2 + 4 + 6 + …..+ 2n, n ∈ N, then P(k) = k(k + 1) + 2 ⇒ P(k + 1) = (k + 1)(k + 2) + 2 for all k ∈ N. So we can conclude that P(n) = n(n + 1) + 2 for**

(a) all n ∈ N

(b) n > 1

(c) n > 2

(d) nothing can be said

**Answer**

D

**Question. If P(n) : 2 + 4 + 6 +… + (2n), n ∈ N, then P(k) = k (k + 1) + 2 implies P (k + 1) = (k + 1) (k + 2) + 2 is true for all k ∈ N. So statement P(n) = n (n + 1) + 2 is true for:**

(a) n ≥ 1

(b) n ≥ 2

(c) n ≥ 3

(d) None of these

**Answer**

D

**Question. If m, n are any two odd positive integers with n < m, then the largest positive integer which divides all the numbers of the type m ^{2} – n^{2} is**

(a) 4

(b) 6

(c) 8

(d) 9

**Answer**

C

**Question. For all n ∈ N, (1+3/1)(1+5/4)(1+7/9)……..(1+(2n+1)/n ^{2}) is equal to**

(a) (n+1 )

^{2}/2

(b) (n+1 )

^{3}/3

(c) (n + 1)

^{2}

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. For natural number n, (n!) ^{2} > n^{n}, if**

(a) n > 3

(b) n > 4

(c) n ≥ 4

(d) n ≥ 3

**Answer**

D

**Question. The greatest positive integer, which divides n (n + 1) (n + 2) (n + 3) for all n ∈ N, is**

(a) 2

(b) 6

(c) 24

(d) 120

**Answer**

C

**Question. Let S(K) = 1+ 3+ 5…+ (2K − 1) = 3 + k ^{2} , then which of the following is true?**

(a) Principle of mathematical induction can be used to prove the formula

(b) S(K) ⇒ S(K + 1)

(c) S(K) ⇒ S(K − 1)

(d) S(1) is correct

**Answer**

B

**Question. For all n ∈ N, 1 + 1/1+2 + 1/1+2+3 + ….. + 1/1+2+3+…….+n is equal to**

(a) 3n/n + 1

(b) n/n + 1

(c) 2n/n – 1

(d) 2n/n + 1

**Answer**

D

**Question. By the principle of induction ∀ n ∈ N, 3 ^{2n} when divided by 8, leaves remainder**

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 7

(d) 1

**Answer**

D

**Question. Let P(n) be statement 2n < n!. Where n is a natural number, then P(n) is true for:**

(a) all n

(b) all n > 2

(c) all n > 3

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. For all n ∈ N, the sum of n ^{5}/5 + n^{3}/3 + 7n/15 is**

(a) a negative integer

(b) a whole number

(c) a real number

(d) a natural number

**Answer**

D

**Question. A student was asked to prove a statement P(n) by induction. He proved that P(k + 1) is true whenever P(k) is true for all k > 5 ∈ N and also that P (5) is true. On the basis of this he could conclude that P(n) is true**

(a) for all n ∈ N

(b) for all n > 5

(c) for all n ≥ 5

(d) for all n < 5

**Answer**

C

**Question. If n is a positive integer, then 5 ^{2n + 2} – 24n – 25 is divisible by**

(a) 574

(b) 575

(c) 674

(d) 576

**Answer**

D

**Question. The remainder when 5 ^{4n} is divided by 13, is**

(a) 1

(b) 8

(c) 9

(d) 10

**Answer**

A

**Question. For all n ≥ 1, 1 ^{2} + 2^{2} + 3^{2} + 4^{2} + ….. + n^{2} =**

(a) n (n+1)/6

(b) n(n+1) (2n–1)

(c) n (n–1) (2n+1)/2

(d) n (n+1) (2n+1)/6

**Answer**

D

**Question. For all n ∈ N, 1.3 + 2.3 ^{2} + 3.3^{3} + ….. + n.3^{n} is equal to **

**Answer**

B

**ASSERTION – REASON TYPE QUESTIONS**

**(a) Assertion is correct, Reason is correct; reason is a correct explanation for assertion.****(b) Assertion is correct, Reason is correct; reason is not a correct explanation for assertion****(c) Assertion is correct, Reason is incorrect****(d) Assertion is incorrect, Reason is correct.**

**Question. Assertion : 11 ^{m}+ 2 + 12^{2m+ 1} is divisible by 133 for all m ∈ N.**

**Reason : xn – yn is divisible by x + y, ∀ n ∈ N, x ≠ y.**

**Answer**

C

**Question. Assertion : For every natural number n ≥ 2, 1/√1 + 1/√2 +……. + 1/√n > √n****Reason : For every natural number n ≥ 2, n (n + 1) < n + 1. **

**Answer**

A