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## Continuity and Differentiability Class 12 MCQ Questions with Answers

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**Question. If f (x) = 2x and g(x) = (x ^{2}/2)+1 then which of the following can be a discontinuous function?**(a) f(x) + g (x)

(b) f(x) – g(x)

(c) f(x)

**·**g (x)

(d) g(x)/f(x)

**Answer**

D

**Question.**

(a) k=e(1-1/a)

(b) k= e (1+a)

(c) k=e(2-a)

(d) the equality is not possible

**Answer**

A

**Question. Let f: R→ R be a differentiable function having/**

(a) 12

(b) 18

(c) 24

(d) 36

**Answer**

B

**Question. is equal to**

(a) 0

(b) 1/2

(c) log2

(d) e^{4 }

**Answer**

C

**Question. Let f (x)**

**points of discontinuity of f g (x)= sin x + cos x, then points of discontinuity of f{g(x)} in (0,2π) is**

(a) {π/2,3π/4}

(b) {3π/4,7π/4}

(c) {2π/3, 5π/3}

(d) {5π/4,7π/3}

**Answer**

B

**Question. The domain of the derivative of the function**

(a) R −{-1 }

(b) R

(c) R − {-3}

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**Question.**

**is**

(a) 1

(b) sin x/x

(c) x/sin x

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. f (x)= [ x] +√{x}, where [.] and {.} denotes the greatest integer function and fractional part respectively, then**

(a) f (x) is continuous but non-differentiable at x = 1

(b) f(x) is differentiable at x = 1

(c) f (x) is discontinuous at x = 1

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

A

**Question. The value of the constant α and β such that lim**

(a) (1,1 )

(b) (-1,1)

(c) (1,-1)

(d) (0,1)

**Answer**

C

**Question. The value of**

(a) (abc)^{3}

(b) abc

(c) (abc)^{1/3}

(d) None of these

**Answer**

D

**Question.**

(a) 8/πf( 2)

(b) 2/πf( 2)

(c) 2/π f(1/2)

(d) 4f(2 )

**Answer**

A

**Question. f (x)= [sin x] +[cos x]x ∈ [0,2π], where [.] denotes the greatest integer function. Total number of points, where f x( ) is non-differentiable is equal to**

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 5

(d) 4

**Answer**

C

**Question. **

** non-zero real number, then a is equal to**

(a) 0

(b) n+1/n

(c) n

(d) n+1/n

**Answer**

D

**Question. Let f be twice differentiable function satisfying f(1)=1, f(2) = 4, f(3)=9, then**

(a)f’ (x) = 2∀ x∈ (R)

(b) f'(x)=5,f(x) for some x∈(1,3)

(c) there exists atleast one x ∈( 1,3) such that f'(x)=2

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

C

**Question**.

**Answer**

A

**Question. Let f : R→ R be any function. Define g: R→ by g (x)|(x)| for all x. Then, g is**

(a) onto, if f is onto

(b) one-one, if f is one-one

(c) continuous, if f is continuous

(d) differentiable, if f is differentiable

**Answer**

C

**Question. The limit of the following is**

(a) − (2)^{3/2}

(b) (2)^{1/2}

(c) (2) ^{-3/2}

(d) 3

**Answer**

A

**Question. If {x } and [x ] x are the fractional part function and greatest integer functions of x respectively, then**

(a) 0

(b) 1/2

(c) e − 2

(d) does not exist

**Answer**

D

**Question.**

(a) 10

(b) 10^{2}

(c) 10^{3}

(d) 10^{4 }

**Answer**

C

**Question.**

(a) 0

(b) 1/2

(c) π/2

(d) 5/6

**Answer**

D

**Question.**

**Answer**

C

**Question. If f (x)=**

(a) f(x) is continuous in R~ I

(b) f(x) is continuous in R~ Q

(c) f x) is continuous in R but not differentiable in R

(d) f(x) is neither continuous nor differentiable in R

**Answer**

D

**Question. **

(a) f(x)/x is differentiable in R

(b) f (x)/x is continuous but not differentiable in R

(c) f (x) is continuous in R

(d) f (x) is bounded in R

**Answer**

C

**Question. if**

**denotes the greatest integer function), then**(a) f(x ) is continuous in R

(b) f (x) is continuous in R but not differentiable in R

(c) f ‘(x) exists everywhere but f’ (x) does not exist at some x ∈R

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

A

**Question. If**

**exists and has non-zero value,** **then**

(a) a, b, c are in AP

(b) a, b, c are in GP

(c) a, b, c are in HP

(d) None of these

**Answer**

D

**Question. The values of p and q so that are**

(a) p = 3 and q = 5

(b) p = 5 and q = 3

(c) p = 2 and q = 4

(d) p = 4 and q = 2

**Answer**

A

**Question. If the function**

**is continuous in the interval[ , ], 0 π then the values of**

(a ,b) are

(a) (-1,-1)

(b) (0, 0)

(c) (-1,1)

(d) (1, 1)

## Answer

(B,D)

**Question. If f (x) is a twice differentiable function, then between two consecutive roots of the equation****f (x) = 0, there exists**

(a) at least one root of f(x) = 0

(b) at most one root of f(x) = 0

(c) exactly one root of f(x) = 0

(d) at most one root of f'(x)= 0

## Answer

B

**Question.**

(a) discontinuous at only one point

(b) discontinuous at exactly two points

(c) discontinuous at exactly three points

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

C

**Question.** 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

**Question.** The function f (x) = cot x is discontinuous on the set

**Answer**

A

** Question. The function f (x) = e^{|x|} is**(a) continuous everywhere but not differentiable at x = 0

(b) continuous and differentiable everywhere

(c) not continuous at x = 0

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

A

**Question.** If f (x) = x^{2} sin 1/x where x ≠ 0, then the value of the function f at x = 0, so that the function is continuous at x = 0, is

(a) 0

(b) -1

(c) 1

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**Question.**

**Answer**

C

**Question.** If f (x) =|sin x|, then

(a) f is everywhere differentiable

(b) f is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at x = nπ, n ∈ Z

(c) f is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at x = (2n + 1) π/2. n ∈ Z

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

B

**Question.**

**Answer**

B

**Question.**

**Answer**

A

**Question. The derivative of cos^{-1} (2x – 1 ) w.r.t. cos^{-1} x is**

**Answer**

A

** Question. If x = t^{2} and y = t^{3}, then d^{2}y/dx^{2} is equal to**(a) 3/2

(b) 3/4t

(c) 3/2t

(d) 3/2t

**Answer**

B

**Question.** The value of c in Rolle’s theorem for the function f (x) = x^{3} – 3x in the

interval [0, √3] is

(a) 1

(b) -1

(c) 3/2

(d) 1/3

**Answer**

A

** Question. For the function f (x) = x + (1/x), x ∈ [1, 3], the value of c for mean value theorem is**(a) 1

(b) √3

(c) 2

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. **

(a) differentiable at x = 2

(b) not differentiable at x = 2

(c) continuous at x = 2

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Question. **

(a) 1

(b) – 1

(c) 2

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. If x ^{2 }+ y^{2} = 1, then**

(a) yy’– (2y’)

^{2}+1 = 0

(b) yy’ – (y’)

^{2}+1 = 0

(c) yy’ – (y’)

^{2}–1 = 0

(d) yy’ – 2(y’)

^{2}+1 = 0

**Answer**

B

**Question. If y = a ^{x} . b^{2x–1} , then d^{2}y/dx^{2} is**

(a) y

^{2}.log ab

^{2}

(b) y.log ab

^{2}

(c) y. (log ab

^{2})

^{2}

(d) y. (log a

^{2}b)

^{2}

**Answer**

C

**Question. The number of points at which the function f (x) = 1/log | x | is discontinuous is**

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

**Answer**

C

**Question. **

**If f(x) is continuous at x = 0, then f(0) =**

(a) a – b

(b) a + b

(c) b – a

(d) ln a + ln b

**Answer**

B

**Question. A real function f is said to be continuous, if it is continuous at every point in the**

(a) domain of f

(b) codomain of f

(c) range of f

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. Let f(x) satisfy the requirements of Lagrange’s mean value theorem in [0, 2]. If f(0) = 0 and f’ (x) ≤ 1/2 for all x in [0, 2], then**

(a) f (x) ≤ 2

(b) f(x) ≤ 1

(c) f(x) = 2x

(d) f(x) = 3 for atleast one x in [0, 2]

**Answer**

B

**Question. If f (x) = ae ^{|x|} + b|x|^{2} , a b ∈ R and f(x) is differentiable at x = 0. Then, a and b are**

(a) a = 0, b ∈ R

(b) a = 1, b = 2

(c) b = 0, a ∈ R

(d) a = 4, b = 5

**Answer**

A

**Question. If y = a cos x – b sin x and d ^{n}y/dx^{n} = a cos x + b sin x , then n =**

(a) 2

(b) 4

(c) 6

(d) 8

**Answer**

A

**Question. If a function f(x) is defined as**

(a) f(x) is continuous at x = 0 but not differentiable at x = 0

(b) f(x) is continuous as well as differentiable at x = 0

(c) f(x) is discontinuous at x = 0

(d) None of these.

**Answer**

C

**Question. If x ^{x} = y^{y}, then dy/dx is equal to**

(a) – y/x

(b) – x/y

(c) 1+log (x/y)

(d) 1+log x/1+log y

**Answer**

D

**Question. **

**Answer**

A

**Question. Match the terms given in column-I with the terms given in column-II and choose the correct option from the codes given below. **

Codes

A B C D E

(a) 2 3 4 1 5

(b) 1 2 4 3 5

(c) 3 1 4 2 5

(d) 4 5 1 2 3

**Answer**

A

**Question. The set of the points where f(x) = x | x | is twice differentiable, will be**

(a) R

(b) R_{0}

(c) R^{+}

(d) R^{– }

**Answer**

B

**Question. **

**is continuous at x = 3, then the value of λ is equal to :**

(a) 1

(b) – 1

(c) 0

(d) does not exist

**Answer**

A

**Question. **

**is continuous at π/4, then a is equal to**

(a) 4

(b) 2

(c) 1

(d) 1/4

**Answer**

D

**Question. If y ^{x} = e^{y – x}, then dy/dx is equal to **

(a) 1 + log y / y log y

(b) (1+ log y)

^{2}/y log y

(c) 1+ log y / (log y)

^{2}

(d) (1 + log y)

^{2 }/ log y

**Answer**

D

**Question. **

**Answer**

C

**Question. The 2 ^{nd} derivative of a sin^{3}t with respect to a cos^{3}t at t = π/4** is

(a) 4√2/3a

(b) 2

(c) 1/12a

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**True/False**

**Question.** Rolle’s theorem is applicable for the function f (x) =|x – 1| in [ 0, 2 ].

**Answer**

False

**Question.** If f is continuous on its domain D, then | f | is also continuous on D.

**Answer**

True

**Question.** The composition of two continuous function is a continuous function.

**Answer**

True

**Question.** Trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions are differentiable in their respective domain.

**Answer**

True

**Question.** If f × g is continuous at x = a, then f and g are separately continuous at x = a.

**Answer**

False