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**CBSE Sample Paper for Class 12 Mathematics Term 1 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 principal value of cot-1 (-1/√3) is **

(A) 3π/4

(B) 2π/3

(C) π/6

(D) π/3

**Answer**

B

**2. The derivative of the function y =x ^{sin2}x is **

**Answer**

A

**3. If A = **

**,then –A ^{2} + 6A is :**

(B) 2I

(C) 3I

(D) 4I

**Answer**

B

**4. The value of determinant **

(A) – 81

(B) 0

(C) 79

(D) None of the above

**Answer**

B

**5. Absolute maximum of the function 3x + 5 in [6, 12] is: **

(A) 40

(B) 10

(C) 20

(D) 41

**Answer**

D

**6. If x **

**, then the values of x and y are: **

(A) 5, 5/2

(B) -5, 5/2

(C) 5, -5/2

(D) -5, 5/2

**Answer**

C

**7. Given set A = {2, 3, 5}. An identity relation in set A is: **

(A) R= {(2, 3), (2, 5)}

(B) R= {(2, 2), (3, 3), (5, 5)}

(C) R= {(2, 2), (3, 3), (5, 5), (2, 5)}

(D) R= {(5, 2), (3, 2), (2, 2)}

**Answer**

B

**8. The value of If A = **

**Answer**

B

**9. What is the absolute minimum of the function |x – 4| in the interval [6, 9] ? **

(A) 5

(B) 4

(C) 6

(D) 8

**Answer**

A

**10. The value of cos-1 (cos 7π/6) will be **

(A) 7π/6

(B) 5π/6

(C) π/5

(D) π/6

**Answer**

B

**11. Let R be relation from R to R the set of real numbers defined by R = {(x, y): x, y Î R and x – y + 5 is an irrational number}. Then, R is: **

(A) Reflexive

(B) Transitive

(C) Symmetric

(D) An equivalence relation

**Answer**

D

**12. If f(x) = x ^{4}, then f'(-1/2) = **

(A) 1/2

(B) 3/2

(C) 0

(D) – 1/2

**Answer**

D

**13. If all the elements of a matrix are zero, the matrix is called: **

(A) Zero matrix

(B) Row matrix

(C) Scalar matrix

(D) Column matrix

**Answer**

A

**14. If y = cos x log x then the value of dy/dx is **

(A) sin x log x – 1

(B) sin x /x + cos x log x

(C) cos x /x – sin x log x

(D) 1/x + cos x log x

**Answer**

C

**15. For Matrix A = **

**Answer**

C

**16. The slope of the perpendicular to the tangent to curve y = x ^{2} – 5 at x = 1 is : **

(A) -1/2

(B) 2

(C) 1/2

(D) –2

**Answer**

A

**17. The value of x such that **

(A) 8.5

(B) –8.5

(C) 0

(D) No such value exist

**Answer**

A

**18. If y = √cos x + y , then dy/dx is equal to **

(A) cos x/2y – 1

(B) cos x/1 – 2y

(C) sin x/1 – 2y

(D) sin x/2y – 1

**Answer**

B

**19. Z = x – 5y + 20 subject to x – y ³ 0, –x + 2y ³ 2, x ³ 3, y £ 4; x, y ³ 0 and the corner points of the feasible region are (3 , 5/2) , (6, 4), (4, 4), (3, 3). Then the minimum value of Z is : **

(A) 8

(B) 4

(C) 6

(D) 3

**Answer**

B

**20. Which of the following is true for the given function? **

(A) Continuous at x = 0

(B) Not continuous at x = 0

(C) differentiable at x = 0

(D) None of the above

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

(A) f(x) = x^{5}

(B) f(x) = x + 7

(C) f(x) = 6x + 5

(D) f(x) = x^{2} + 9

**Answer**

B

**22. If y = log (1-x ^{3}/1+x^{3}) , then dy/dx is equal to **

(A) 4x

^{3}/1-x

^{6}

(B) -6x

^{2}/1-62

(C) 1/4-x6

(D) -4x

^{3}/1-x

^{6}

**Answer**

B

**23. A set of values of the variables x _{1}, x_{2}, x_{3}, ……….., xn satisfying the constraints of a L.P.P. is called a: **

(A) Feasible solution of L.P.P.

(B) Solution of L.P.P.

(C) Both A and B

(D) None

**Answer**

B

**24. If y = 2 sinx + 3 cosx, then y + d ^{2}y/dx^{2} is : **

(A) 2 sin x + 3 cos x

(B) 1

(C) 0

(D) none of these

**Answer**

C

**25. If **

(A) 5

(B) ± 5

(C) –5

(D) 0

**Answer**

D

**26. The points on the curve y = x ^{3} – 8x + 10 at which the tangent is y = x – 15 are : **

(A) ( √3, √3 -15) and (- √3, – √3 -15)

(B) (3, – 12) and (–3, –18)

(C) (3, 12) and (–3, – 12)

(D) None of these

**Answer**

A

**27. If R = {(1, 2), (2, 1)}, then R–1 is: **

(A) {(2, 1), (2, 2)}

(B) {(1, 1), (2, 2)}

(C) {(1, 2), (1, 1)}

(D) {(2, 1), (1, 2)}

**Answer**

D

**28. If **

**Answer**

C

**29. The tangent to the curve y = e3x at the point (0, 2) meets x-axis at : **

(A) (0, 1)

(B) (-2/3 , 0)

(C) (2, 0)

(D) (0, 2)

**Answer**

B

**30. Consider the set A = {3, 5, 7}. The number of reflexive relations on set A is : **

(A) 2^{12}

(B) 12^{2}

(C) 2^{8}

(D) 4^{2}

**Answer**

C

**31. If the equation of tangent at (2, 3) on the curve y ^{2} = ax^{3} + b is y = 4x – 5. Then the value of a is : **

(A) 2

(B) –2

(C) ±2

(D) √2

**Answer**

C

**32. If A = **

**Answer**

B

**33. A feasible solution of a L.P.P. is said to be: **

(A) Constraints

(B) Optimal

(C) Variables

(D) None

**Answer**

B

**34. The slope of tangent at y = 8x ^{3} – 4x – 15 sinx at x = 0, is: **

(A) 19

(B) –19

(C) –18

(D) 18

**Answer**

B

**35. If A =**

**Answer**

A

**36. The principal value of sin -1(1/√2) is : **

(A) π/3

(B) π/4

(C) 2π/3

(D) π/6

**Answer**

B

**37. Let R be the relation in the set of integers Z given by R = {(a, b); 2 divides a – b}, then R is : **

(A) Symmetric

(B) Transitive

(C) Reflexive

(D) None of these

**Answer**

C

**38. The value of x for the given determinant**

(A) 1/2 or -3

(B) 1/2 or 3

(C) -1/2 or 3

(B) -1/2 or 3

**Answer**

A

**39. The point at which the tangents to the curve y = x ^{4} – 32x + 37 are parallel to x-axis, is: **

(A) (2, 11)

(B) (–2, 11)

(C) (–2, –11)

(D) (2, –11)

**Answer**

D

**40. If matrix A = [3 4 5]. Then A A’ will be (‘where A’ is the transpose of matrix A). **

(A) 4

(B) 21

(C) 50

(D) 28

**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. In LPP, if Z = 6x + 10y, subject to x + 2y ≥ 10, 2x + 2y ≥ 12, 3x + y ≥ 8, x ≥ 0, y ≥ 0. ****Then the minimum value of Z occurs at :**

(A) (10, 0)

(B) (1, 5)

(C) (0, 8)

(D) (2, 4)

**Answer**

D

**42. Maximum slope of the curve y = –2x ^{3} + x^{2} + 8x – 25 is : **

(A) 0

(B) 4

(C) 16

(D) 32

**Answer**

B

**43. The slope of the normal to the curve y = 8x ^{3} at x = 2; is **

(A) -1/95

(B) -1/96

(C) 1/95

(D) -1/90

**Answer**

B

**44. The corner points of the feasible region determined by the system of linear constraints are (40, 0), (20, 30), (60, 20), (60, 0). The objective function is Z = 5x + 3y.****Compare the quantity in Column A and Column B **

(A) The quantity in column A is greater.

(B) The quantity in column B is greater.

(C) The two quantities are equal.

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

**Answer**

B

**45. The value of x for determinant **

(A) -1/2

(B) -1/4

(C) -1/3

(D) -1/5

**Answer**

B

**CASE-STUDY**

**A right circular cylinder is inscribed in a cone. **

**S = Curved Surface Area of Cylinder.**

**46. r/r1 = ? **

(A) h – h_{1}/h_{1}

(B) h_{1} – h/h_{1}

(C) h – h_{1}/h_{1}

(D) h + h_{1}/h_{1}

**Answer**

B

**47. The value of ‘S’ is: **

(A) 2πr/h (h_{1} – h)h

(B) 2πr/h_{1}(h_{1} – h)h

(C) 2πr_{1}/h_{1}(h_{1} – h)h

(D) 2πr_{1}/h_{1}(h_{1}+ h)h

**Answer**

C

**48. The value of dS/dh is: **

(A) 2πr_{1}/h (h_{1} – 2h)

(B) 2πr_{1}/h_{1}(h – 2h_{1})

(C) 2πr/h(h_{1} – 2h)

(D) 2πr_{1}/h_{1} (h_{1} – 2h)

**Answer**

D

**49. The value of d ^{2}s/dh^{2} is: **

(A) – 4πr

_{1}/h

_{1}

(B) – 4πr/h

(C) – 4πr

_{1}/h

(D) 4πr

_{1}/h

**Answer**

A

**50. The relation between r1 and r is: **

(A) r_{1} = r/2

(B) 2r_{1} = 3r

(C) r_{1} = 2r

(D) r_{1}/2 = r/3

**Answer**

C