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The total energy of a particle, executing simple harmonic motion is

  • Option 1)

    \alpha \; x

    where x is the displacement from the mean position.

  • Option 2)

    \alpha \, \, x^{2}

     

    where x is the displacement from the mean position.

  • Option 3)

    independent of  x

    where x is the displacement from the mean position.

  • Option 4)

    \alpha \, \, x^{1/2}

    where x is the displacement from the mean position.

 
Under simple harmonic motion, total energy Total energy is independent of . Total energy of s.u.w = i.e total energy is indepedent of x Option 1) where is the displacement from the mean position. Incorrect option Option 2)   where is the displacement from the mean position. Incorrect option Option 3) independent of  where is the displacement from the mean position. Correct...
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In forced oscillation of a particle the amplitude is maximum for a frequency \omega _{1}  of the force, while the energy is maximum for a frequency \omega _{2} of the force, then

  • Option 1)

    \omega _{1}= \omega _{2}

  • Option 2)

    \omega _{1}> \omega _{2}

  • Option 3)

    \omega _{1}< \omega _{2}  when damping is small and  \omega _{1}> \omega _{2}  when damping is large 

  • Option 4)

    \omega _{1}< \omega _{2}

 
(i) The amplitude is maximum at resonance (ii) The energy is maximum at resonance Option 1) This option is correct. Option 2) This option is incorrect. Option 3)   when damping is small and    when damping is large  This option is incorrect. Option 4) This option is incorrect.
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A particle of mass  m  is attached to a spring (of spring constant k)  and has a natural angular frequency  \omega _{0}  . An external force   F(t)   proportional to \cos \omega t\left ( \omega \neq \omega _{0} \right )  is applied to the oscillator . The time displacement of the oscillator will be proportional to

  • Option 1)

    \frac{m}{\omega {_{0}}^{2}-\omega ^{2}}

  • Option 2)

    \frac{1}{m\left ( {\omega _{0}}^{2}-\omega ^{2} \right )}

  • Option 3)

    \frac{1}{m\left ( {\omega _{0}}^{2}+\omega ^{2} \right )}

  • Option 4)

    \frac{m}{\omega {_{0}}^{2}+\omega ^{2}}

 
As we discussed in @7249 where         x is proportional to     Option 1) This answer is incorrect. Option 2) This answer is correct. Option 3) This answer is incorrect. Option 4) This answer is incorrect.
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A person standing on the bank of a river observes that the angle of elevation of the top of a tree on the opposite bank of the river is 60^{\circ} and when he retires 40 meters away from the tree the angle of   elevation becomes 30^{\circ}. The breadth of the river is  

  • Option 1)

    40m

  • Option 2)

    30 m

  • Option 3)

    20m

  • Option 4)

    60m

 
As we learnt in  Height and Distances - The height or length of an object or the distance between two distant objects can be determined with the help of trigonometric ratios. -  Let OB represent bank, OA=height=h          Option 1) This option is incorrect Option 2) This option is incorrect Option 3) This option is correct Option 4) This option is incorrect
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Let \alpha ,\beta   be such that  \pi < \alpha -\beta < 3\pi .If  \sin \alpha +\sin \beta = -21/65,  and 

\cos \alpha +\cos \beta = -27/65 then the value of  \cos \frac{\alpha -\beta }{2} is :

  • Option 1)

    \frac{6}{65}

  • Option 2)

    \frac{3}{\sqrt{130}}

  • Option 3)

    -\frac{3}{\sqrt{130}}

  • Option 4)

    \frac{-6}{65}

 
As we learnt in  Trigonometric Ratios of Submultiples of an Angle - - wherein This shows the formulae for half angles and their doubles.        -----------------(i) -------------------(ii) Squaring and adding,   Option 1) This is incorrect option Option 2) This is incorrect option Option 3) This is correct option Option 4) This is incorrect option
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The domain of the function f\left ( x \right )= \frac{\sin ^{-1}\left ( x-3 \right )}{\sqrt{9-x^{2}}} is

  • Option 1)

    \left [ 1,2 \right ]

  • Option 2)

    \left [ 2,3 \right \left \right )

  • Option 3)

    \left [ 2,3 \right ]

  • Option 4)

    \left [ 1,2 \right \left \right )

 
As we learnt in  Domains and Ranges of Inverse Trigonometric Functions - For  Domain  Range  -     For expression to be defined, Combining, we get  Option 1) This option is incorrect Option 2) This option is correct Option 3) This option is incorrect Option 4) This option is incorrect
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Let \vec{a},\vec{b}\; \; and\; \; \vec{c} be three non­-zero vectors such that no two of these are collinear. If the vector \vec{a}+2\vec{b}\; is collinear with \vec{c}\; \; and\; \; \vec{b}\;+3\vec{c}\; is collinear with \vec{a}\; (\lambda being some non-­zero scalar) then \vec{a}+2\vec{b}+6\vec{c} equals

  • Option 1)

    \lambda \vec{c}\;

  • Option 2)

    \; \; \lambda \vec{b}\;

  • Option 3)

    \; \; \lambda \vec{a}

  • Option 4)

    0

 
As we learnt in  Collinear Vectors - Two vectors are said to be collinear if their directed line segments are parallel disregards to their direction.  - wherein If  and  are collinear , then  where K  R     is collinear with  Similarily  Eliminating  we get  Thus  Now Option 1) Incorrect Option 2) Incorrect Option 3) Incorrect Option 4) Correct
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A particle is acted upon by constant forces 4\hat{i}+\hat{j}-3\hat{k}\; and\; 3\hat{i}+\hat{j}-\hat{k}\; which displace it from a point \hat{i}+2\hat{j}+3\hat{k}\; to the point 5\hat{i}+4\hat{j}+\hat{k}\; . The work done in standard units by the forces is given by

  • Option 1)

    25

  • Option 2)

    30

  • Option 3)

    40

  • Option 4)

    15

 
As we learnt in  Applications of Vectors - - wherein Work done against a constant force  over a displacement      Work done by forces  Work done =  Option 1) 25 Incorrect Option 2) 30 Incorrect Option 3) 40 Correct Option 4) 15 Incorrect
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If  \vec{a},\vec{b},\vec{c} are non-­coplanar vectors and \lambda is a real number, then the vectors \vec{a}+2\vec{b}+3\vec{c},\; \lambda\vec{b}+4\vec{c}\; \; and\; \; (2\lambda -1)\vec{c} are non-­coplanar for

  • Option 1)

    all except two values of \lambda

  • Option 2)

    all except one values of \lambda

  • Option 3)

    all values of  \lambda

  • Option 4)

    no value of   \lambda

 
As we learnt in  Coplanar vectors - - wherein ,  and  are three vectors.    Condition for given three vectors to be Coplanar is  They are non coplanar for all real  except  Option 1) all except two values of Correct Option 2) all except one values of Incorrect Option 3) all values of  Incorrect Option 4) no value of   Incorrect
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If x=e^{y+e^{y+..to\; \infty }},x> 0\; then\; \frac{dy}{dx}\; \;    is

  • Option 1)

    \frac{1-x}{x}\;

  • Option 2)

    \; \frac{1}{x}\;

  • Option 3)

    \; \frac{x}{1+x}\;

  • Option 4)

    \; \frac{1+x}{x}

 
As we learnt in  Differential Equations - An equation involving independent variable (x), dependent variable (y) and derivative of dependent variable with respect to independent variable  - wherein eg:          Option 1) This option is correct Option 2) This option is incorrect Option 3) This option is incorrect Option 4) This option is incorrect
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The differential equation for the family of curves x^{2}+y^{2}-2ay=0, where a is an arbitrary constant is

  • Option 1)

    (x^{2}-y^{2})y'=2xy

  • Option 2)

    2(x^{2}+y^{2})y'=xy

  • Option 3)

    2(x^{2}-y^{2})y'=xy

  • Option 4)

    (x^{2}+y^{2})y'=2xy

 
As we learnt in  Formation of Differential Equations - A differential equation can be derived from its equation by the process of differentiation and other algebraical process of elimination -       Option 1) Correct option Option 2) Incorrect option Option 3) Incorrect option Option 4) Incorrect option
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The solution of the differential equation ydx+(x+x^{2}y)dy=0  is

  • Option 1)

    \frac{1}{xy}+\log y=C\;

  • Option 2)

    \; -\frac{1}{xy}+\log y=C\;

  • Option 3)

    \;-\frac{1}{xy}=C\;

  • Option 4)

    \; \log y=Cx

 
As we learnt in  Bernoulli's Equation - - wherein     Divided by  Put    Option 1) Incorrect option Option 2) Correct option Option 3) Incorrect option Option 4) Incorrect option
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A line with direction cosines proportional to 2, 1, 2 meets each of the lines x=y+a=z  and x+a=2y=2z. The co­ordinates of each of the points of intersection are given by

  • Option 1)

    (3a,2a,3a),(a,a,2a)

  • Option 2)

    (3a,2a,3a),(a,a,a)

  • Option 3)

    (3a,3a,3a),(a,a,a)

  • Option 4)

    (2a,3a,3a),(2a,a,a)

 
As we learnt in  Direction Cosines - i)    ii)    If OP =r then the co-ordinates of P will be (lr,mr,nr) iii)    Direction cosines of X-axis are (1,0,0) iv)    Direction cosines of Y-axis are (0,1,0) v)    Direction cosines of Z-axis are (0,0,1) -     Cartesian eqution of a line - The equation of a line passing through two points and parallel to vector having direction ratios as is given by...
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The intersection of the spheres x^{2}+y^{2}+z^{2}+7x-2y-z=13 and x^{2}+y^{2}+z^{2}-3x+3y+4z=8  s the same as the intersection of one of the sphere and the plane

  • Option 1)

    x-y-2z=1

  • Option 2)

    x-2y-z=1

  • Option 3)

    x-y-z=1

  • Option 4)

    2x-y-z=1

 
As we learnt in  General equation (cartesian form ) - -    Intersection of spheres will give a  plane We get 2x-y-z=1 Option 1) Incorrect Option Option 2) Incorrect Option Option 3) Incorrect Option Option 4) Correct Option
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Distance between two parallel planes 2x+y+2z=8\; and\; 4x+2y+4z+5=0\; is

  • Option 1)

    7/2

  • Option 2)

    5/2

  • Option 3)

    3/2

  • Option 4)

    9/2

 
As we learnt in  Distance of a point from plane (Cartesian form) - The length of perpendicular from to the plane is given by    -       Option 1) 7/2 Correct option  Option 2) 5/2 Incorrect option Option 3) 3/2 Incorrect option Option 4) 9/2 Incorrect option
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A line makes the same angle \Theta , with each of the x\; and\; z\; axis. If the angle \beta , which it makes with y-axis, is such that \sin ^{2}\beta =3\sin ^{2}\Theta ,then\; \cos ^{2}\Theta equals:

  • Option 1)

    3/5

  • Option 2)

    1/5

  • Option 3)

    2/3

  • Option 4)

    2/5

 
As we learnt in Direction Cosines - If are the angles which a vector makes with positive X-axis,Y-axis and Z-axis respectively then are known as diresction cosines, generally denoted by (l,m,n). - wherein     Given  Also,    Option 1) 3/5 Correct option Option 2) 1/5 Incorrect option Option 3) 2/3 Incorrect option Option 4) 2/5 Incorrect option
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if  a_{1},a_{2},a_{3},......,a_{n},.... are G.P. then the value of the determinant

  is

  • Option 1)

    2

  • Option 2)

    1

  • Option 3)

    0

  • Option 4)

    -2

 

As we learnt in 

Property of determinant -

If each element in a row ( or column ) of a determinant is written as the sum of two or more terms then the determinant can be written as the sum of two or more determinants

- wherein

 

 \begin{vmatrix} \log a_{n} &\log a_{n+1} &\log a_{n+2} \\ \log a_{n+3}&\log a_{n+4} &\log a_{n+5} \\ \log a_{n+6} &\log a_{n+7} &\log a_{n+8} \end{vmatrix}

 

\Rightarrow C_2\rightarrow C_2-C_1\ and\ C_3=C_3-C_2

\begin{vmatrix} \log a_{n} &\log\frac{a_{n+1}}{a_n} &\log\frac{a_{n+2}}{a_{n+1}} \\ \log a_{n+3}&\log\frac{a_{n+4}}{a_{n+3}} & \log\frac{a_{n+5}}{a_{n+4}} \\ \log a_{n+6} &\log\frac{a_{n+7}}{a_{n+6}} &\log\frac{a_{n+8}}{a_{n+7}} \end{vmatrix}

Now \frac{a_{n+2}}{a_{n}}= r

similarly \frac{a_{n+2}}{a_{n+1}}= r

and so on.

\begin{vmatrix} \log a_n &r &r \\ \log a_{n+3}&r &r \\ \log a_{n+6}& r &r \end{vmatrix}= 0

 


Option 1)

2

Incorrect option

Option 2)

1

Incorrect option

Option 3)

0

Correct option

Option 4)

-2

Incorrect option

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Let and

  If B is the inverse of matrix  A , then \alpha is

  • Option 1)

    2

  • Option 2)

    -1

  • Option 3)

    -2

  • Option 4)

    5

 
As we learnt in  Inverse of a matrix -   -     and B is the inverse of A. So  Now  Option 1) 2 Incorrect answer Option 2) -1 Incorrect answer Option 3) -2 Incorrect answer Option 4) 5 Correct answer
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Let   .The only correct statement about the matrix A is

  • Option 1)

    A^{-1}  does not exist

  • Option 2)

    A=(-1)I,where\, I is a unit matrix

  • Option 3)

    A is a zero matrix

  • Option 4)

    A^{2}=I

 

As we learnt in 

Multiplication of matrices -

-

 

 A= \begin{bmatrix} 0&0 &-1 \\ 0& -1 &0 \\ -1&0 &0 \end{bmatrix}

A^{2}= \begin{bmatrix} 0&0 &-1 \\ 0& -1 &0 \\ -1&0 &0 \end{bmatrix} \begin{bmatrix} 0&0 &-1 \\ 0& -1 &0 \\ -1&0 &0 \end{bmatrix}= \begin{bmatrix} 1&0 &0 \\ 0& 1 &0 \\ 0&0 &1 \end{bmatrix}=I

 


Option 1)

A^{-1}  does not exist

Incorrect option

Option 2)

A=(-1)I,where\, I is a unit matrix

Incorrect option

Option 3)

A is a zero matrix

Incorrect option

Option 4)

A^{2}=I

Correct option

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If   2a+3b+6c= 0,   then at least one root of the  equation

ax^{2}+bx+c= 0, lies in the interval

  • Option 1)

    \left ( 2,3 \right )

  • Option 2)

    \left ( 1,2 \right )

  • Option 3)

    \left ( 0,1 \right )

  • Option 4)

    \left ( 1,3 \right )

 
As we learnt in  Rolle's Theorems - Let f(x) be a function of x subject to the following conditions. 1.  f(x) is continuous function of     2.  f'(x) is exists for every point :   3.   -    Let now and So having at least one root between (0,1) by Rollers Rule. Option 1) Incorrect option Option 2) Incorrect option Option 3) Correct option Option 4) Incorrect option
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