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**CBSE Sample Paper for Class 12 Mathematics Term 1 Set **D

**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 branch of cosec–1 is …A… Here, A refers to **

(a) (-π/2 , π/2)

(b) [-π/2 , π/2]

(c) [-π/2 , π/2] – {0}

(d) (-π/2 , π/2) – {0}

**Answer**

C

**2. The value of sin{1/2 cot-1(tan cos-1√3/2)} is **

(a) √3/2

(b) 1/√2

(c) 1/2

(d) None of these

**Answer**

C

**3. If A is an invertible matrix of order 3 and|A|= 2, then the value of det (A -1) is **

(a) -1/2

(b) 1/4

(c) 2/3

(d) 1/2

**Answer**

D

**4. If a _{ij} = 1/2(3i + 2i) and A = [a_{ij}] _{2×2} , then a_{21} + a_{22} is equal to **

(a) 1

(b) 8

(c) 9

(d) -1

**Answer**

C

**5. The points on the curve y = x ^{3} at which the slope of the tangent is equal to the y-coordinate of the points, are **

(a) (0, 0) and (27,3)

(b) (0, 0) and (3, 27)

(c) (2, 3) and (27, 14)

(d) (3 , 2) and (14, 27)

**Answer**

B

**6. The region represented by the system of inequation x, y ≥ 0, x + 2y ≤ 2 and x + 2y ≤ 8 is **

(a) unbounded in Ist quadrant

(b) unbounded in Ist and IInd quadrant

(c) bounded in Ist quadrant

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

C

**7. If A = **

**then k is equal to**

(a) -1

(b) 0

(c) 2

(d) 1

**Answer**

D

**8. If A = **

**then the value of det (AB) is**

(a) 28

(b) 7

(c) – 28

(d) 4

**Answer**

C

**9. The value of cos-1(cos 7π/6) is **

(a) π/6

(b) -π/6

(c) 7π/6

(d) 5π/6

**Answer**

D

**10. Let R be the relation in the set {1, 2, 3, 4} given by R = {(1, 2), (2, 2), (1, 1), (4, 4), (1, 3), (3, 3), (3, 2)} Choose the correct answer. **

(a) R is reflexive and symmetric but not transitive

(b) R is reflexive and transitive but not symmetric

(c) R is symmetric and transitive but not reflexive

(d) R is an equivalence relation

**Answer**

B

**11. The minimum value of Z, where Z = 2x + 3y, subject to constraints 2x + y ≥ 23, x + 3y ≤ 24 and x, y ≥ 0, is **

(a) 10

(b) 23

(c) 33

(d) 48

**Answer**

B

**12. The slope of the tangent to the curve y = x ^{3} – x at x = 2 is **

(a) 5

(b) 6

(c) 7

(d) 11

**Answer**

D

**13. If A is any square matrix of order 3 x 3 such that|A|= 9, then the value of|adj A|is **

(a) 3

(b) 81

(c) 9

(d) 27

**Answer**

B

**14. Let f : Z → Z be a function given by f (x) = x + 2. Then, f (x) is **

(a) one-one

(b) one-one and onto

(c) neither one-one nor onto

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**15. The feasible region of a LPP is shown in following figure. Let Z = 3x – 2y be the objective function. Minimum of Z occurs at **

(a) (4, 0)

(b) (0, 5)

(c) (5, 4)

(d) (0, 0)

**Answer**

B

**16. If A’ is the transpose of a square matrix A, then **

(a) |A|¹|A’|

(b) |A|=|A’|

(c) |A|+|A’|= 0

(d) |A|=|A’|only, when Ais symmetric

**Answer**

B

**17. If y = log (tan x), then dy/dx at x = π/4 is equal to **

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

**Answer**

B

**18. If 2 **

**then (x – y) is equal to**

(a) 2

(b) -1

(c) 1

(d) 0

**Answer**

D

**19. The feasible region for an LPP is shown in the following figure. Minimum of Z = 2x + y is **

(a) 11

(b) 6

(c) 3

(d) 8

**Answer**

D

**20. The equation of normal to the curve y = (x – 1)2 at (2, 1) is given by **

(a) x +2y = -4

(b) x +2y = 4

(c) x -2y = 4

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Section B**

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

**21. If the relation R be defined on the set A = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5} by R = {(a, b) :|a – b |< } 2 2 8 , then number of elements in R is **

(a) 8

(b) 9

(c) 10

(d) 11

**Answer**

D

**22. The value of k for which the following function is continuous at x = 3 **

(a) 1

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 12

**Answer**

A

**23. If the following function f (x) is continuous at x = 0, then the value of k is **

(a) 5/2

(b) 1/2

(c) 3/2

(d) 0

**Answer**

A

**24. The principal value of sec-1 2 is ..A.. Here, A refers to **

(a) π/3

(b) π/6

(c) -π/3

(d) 2π/3

**Answer**

A

**25. The function given by f(x) = log x/x has maximum at **

(a) x = e

(b) x = 1

(c) x = 2

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**26. If the function f be given by f(x) = (x+2)e-x , then **

(a) f is increasing in (- ∞, – 1]

(b) f is decreasing in [- 1, ∞)

(c) Both (a) and (b) are true

(d) Both (a) and (b) are false

**Answer**

C

**27. The equation of the normal to the curve y = x (2 – x) at the point (2, 0) is **

(a) x +2y = 2

(b) x -2y = 2

(c) 2x + y = 4

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

B

**28. If the graphical form of an LPP is as follows **

**The coordinate of the corner point A of the feasible region of the LPP is**

(a) (40, 15)

(b) (15, 15)

(c) (2, 70)

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**29. The point on the curve x ^{2} + y^{2} = a^{2} and y ≥ 0 at which the tangent is parallel to X-axis, is **

(a) (0, a)

(b) (a , 0)

(c) (a/2 , √3/2 a)

(d) (- a, 0)

**Answer**

A

**30. The feasible region of an LPP is given below **

**The square root of maximum of Z, where Z = x + 2y, is**

(a) 20

(b) 21

(c) 24

(d) 25

**Answer**

A

**31. If A = **

**then A ^{2} – 4A is equal to**

(a) 2 I

_{3}

(b) 3 I

_{3}

(c) 4I

_{3}

(d) 5I3

**Answer**

D

**32. The line y = x + 1 is a tangent to the curve y2 = 4x , then the point of contact is **

(a) (1, 2)

(b) (2, 1)

(c) (1, – 2)

(d) (- 1, 2)

**Answer**

A

**33. If **

**then the value of x is**

(a) 0

(b) 2/3

(c) 5/4

(d) -5/4

**Answer**

C

**34. The area of a triangle with vertices (-3, 0), (3, 0) and (0, k) is 9 sq units. Then, the value of k will be **

(a) 9

(b) 3

(c) -9

(d) 6

**Answer**

B

**35. Let us define a relation R in R as aRb, if a ≥ b. Then, R is **

(a) an equivalence relation

(b) reflexive, transitive but not symmetric

(c) symmetric, transitive but not reflexive

(d) neither transitive nor reflexive but symmetric

**Answer**

B

**36. Is g = {(1, 1), (2, 3), (3, 5), (4, 7)} a function? If g is described by g(x) = ax + b, then the value which should be assigned to a and b is **

(a) g is a function and α = 2 and β = -1

(b) g is a function and α = -1 and β = 2

(c) g is a function and α = 1 and β = -1

(d) g is not a function

**Answer**

A

**37. If a and b are positive numbers such that a > b, then the minimum value of a secθ – b tanθ, (0<θ < π/2) is **

(a) √a^{2} – b^{2}

(b) √a^{2} + b^{2}

(c) 1/√a^{2} – b^{2}

(d) 1/√a^{2} + b^{2}

**Answer**

A

**38. If 12 is divided into two parts such that the product of the square of one part and the fourth power of the second part is maximum, then its parts are **

(a) 5 and 7

(b) 6 and 6

(c) 3 and 9

(d) 4 and 8

**Answer**

D

**39. If y = sec (tan ^{-1} x) , then dy/dx is equal to **

(a) xy/1+x

^{2}

(b) xy√1+x

^{2}

(c) x/√1+x

^{2}

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**40. If A = {1, 2, 3,K, n} and B = {a, b}. Then, the number of surjections from A into B is **

(a) ^{n}P_{2}

(b) 2^{n} -2

(c) 2^{n} -1

(d) None of these

**Answer**

B

**Section C**

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

**41. If f : (-1, 1) → R be a differentiable function with f (0) = – 1 and f ‘ (0) = 1. Let g(x) = [ f(2f (x) + 2)] ^{ 2} . Then, g’ (0) is equal to **

(a) 4

(b) -4

(c) 0

(d) -2

**Answer**

B

**42. If x ^{2/3} + y^{2/3} = a^{2/3} , then dy/dx is equal to **

(a) -3√y/x

(b) 3√y/x

(c) y/x

(d) None of these

**Answer**

A

**43. If B = **

**Answer**

A

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

**is continuous at x = 0, then the value of k is**

(a) 1

(b) -2

(c) 2

(d) 1/2

**Answer**

C

**45. The maximum value of [x(x-1) + ] ^{1/3} , where 0 ≤ x ≤ 1 is **

(a) (1/3)

^{1/3}

(b) 1/2

(c) 1

(d) zero

**Answer**

C

**CASE STUDY**

If A = [a_{ij} ] be an m´ nmatrix, then the matrix obtained by interchanging the rows and columns of Ais called the transpose of A.

A square matrix A = [a_{ij} ] is said to be symmetric, if AT = A for all possible values of i and j.

A square matrix A = [a_{ij} ] is said to be skew-symmetric, if AT = -A for all possible values of i and j.

Based on above information, answer the following questions.

**46. The transpose of matrix [1 – 2 – 5] is **

**Answer**

A

**47. (ABC)T is equal to **

(a) C^{T} B^{T} A^{T}

(b) A^{T} B^{T} C

(c) A^{T} B^{T} C^{T }

(d) B^{T} C^{T} A^{T}

**Answer**

A

**48. For any square matrix A with real number entries **

(a) A A+^{ T} is skew-symmetric matrix

(b) A A+ ^{T} is symmetric matrix

(c) A A+^{ T} is symmetric as well as skew-symmetric matrix

(d) None of the above

**Answer**

B

**49. Any square matrix can be expressed as **

(a) difference of a symmetric and a skew-symmetric matrix

(b) sum of two symmetric matrices

(c) sum of a symmetric and a skew-symmetric matrix

(d) sum of two skew-symmetric matrices

**Answer**

C

**50. If A = **

**Answer**

C