# Recent questions tagged calculus

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What is the maximum value of the function $f(x) = 2x^{2} – 2x + 6$ in the interval $[0,2]?$ $6$ $10$ $12$ $5,5$
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The value of the Integral $I = \displaystyle{}\int_{0}^{\pi/2} x^{2}\sin x dx$ is $(x+2)/2$ $2/(\pi-2)$ $\pi – 2$ $\pi + 2$
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The function $f\left ( x \right )=\dfrac{x^{2}-1}{x-1}$ at $x=1$ is : Continuous and differentiable Continuous but not differentiable Differentiable but not continuous Neither continuous nor differentiable
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Consider a function $f:[0,1]\rightarrow [0,1]$ which is twice differentiable in $(0,1).$ Suppose it has exactly one global maximum and exactly one global minimum inside $(0,1)$. What can you say about the behaviour of the first derivative $f'$ and and second derivative $f''$ ... $f'$ is zero at at least two points, $f''$ is zero at at least two points
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Let $a_n=\bigg( 1 – \frac{1}{\sqrt{2}} \bigg) \cdots \bigg( 1 – \frac{1}{\sqrt{n+1}} \bigg), \: n \geq 1$. Then $\underset{n \to \infty}{\lim} a_n$ equals $1$ does not exist equals $\frac{1}{\sqrt{\pi}}$ equals $0$
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$\underset{x \to \infty}{\lim} \left( \frac{3x-1}{3x+1} \right) ^{4x}$ equals $1$ $0$ $e^{-8/3}$ $e^{4/9}$
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$\underset{n \to \infty}{\lim} \dfrac{1}{n} \bigg( \dfrac{n}{n+1} + \dfrac{n}{n+2} + \cdots + \dfrac{n}{2n} \bigg)$ is equal to $\infty$ $0$ $\log_e 2$ $1$
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If $f(x)$ is a real valued function such that $2f(x)+3f(-x)=15-4x$, for every $x \in \mathbb{R}$, then $f(2)$ is $-15$ $22$ $11$ $0$
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If $f(x) = \dfrac{\sqrt{3} \sin x}{2+\cos x}$, then the range of $f(x)$ is the interval $[-1 , \sqrt{3}{/2}]$ the interval $[-\sqrt{3}{/2}, 1]$ the interval $[-1, 1]$ none of these
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The integral $\int _0^{\frac{\pi}{2}} \frac{\sin^{50} x}{\sin^{50}x +\cos^{50}x} dx$ equals $\frac{3 \pi}{4}$ $\frac{\pi}{3}$ $\frac{\pi}{4}$ none of these
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Let the function $f(x)$ be defined as $f(x)=\mid x-1 \mid + \mid x-2 \:\mid$. Then which of the following statements is true? $f(x)$ is differentiable at $x=1$ $f(x)$ is differentiable at $x=2$ $f(x)$ is differentiable at $x=1$ but not at $x=2$ none of the above
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$\underset{x \to 2}{\lim} \dfrac{1}{1+e^{\frac{1}{x-2}}}$ is $0$ $1/2$ $1$ non-existent
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It is given that $e^a+e^b=10$ where $a$ and $b$ are real. Then the maximum value of $(e^a+e^b+e^{a+b}+1)$ is $36$ $\infty$ $25$ $21$
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If $A(t)$ is the area of the region bounded by the curve $y=e^{-\mid x \mid}$ and the portion of the $x$-axis between $-t$ and $t$, then $\underset{t \to \infty}{\lim} A(t)$ equals $0$ $1$ $2$ $4$
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Suppose that the function $h(x)$ is defined as $h(x)=g(f(x))$ where $g(x)$ is monotone increasing, $f(x)$ is concave, and $g’’(x)$ and $f’’(x)$ exist for all $x$. Then $h(x)$ is always concave always convex not necessarily concave None of these
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Let $f(x) = \dfrac{2x}{x-1}, \: x \neq 1$. State which of the following statements is true. For all real $y$, there exists $x$ such that $f(x)=y$ For all real $y \neq 1$, there exists $x$ such that $f(x)=y$ For all real $y \neq 2$, there exists $x$ such that $f(x)=y$ None of the above is true
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The area enclosed by the curve $\mid\: x \mid + \mid y \mid =1$ is $1$ $2$ $\sqrt{2}$ $4$
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If $f(x) = \sin \bigg( \dfrac{1}{x^2+1} \bigg),$ then $f(x)$ is continuous at $x=0$, but not differentiable at $x=0$ $f(x)$ is differentiable at $x=0$, and $f’(0) \neq 0$ $f(x)$ is differentiable at $x=0$, and $f’(0) = 0$ None of the above
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For real $\alpha$, the value of $\int_{\alpha}^{\alpha+1} [x]dx$, where $[x]$ denotes the largest integer less than or equal to $x$, is $\alpha$ $[\alpha]$ $1$ $\dfrac{[\alpha] + [\alpha +1]}{2}$
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Let $f(x)$ be a continuous function from $[0,1]$ to $[0,1]$ satisfying the following properties. $f(0)=0$, $f(1)=1$, and $f(x_1)<f(x_2)$ for $x_1 < x_2$ with $0 < x_1, \: x_2<1$. Then the number of such functions is $0$ $1$ $2$ $\infty$
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Let $f: \bigg( – \dfrac{\pi}{2}, \dfrac{\pi}{2} \bigg) \to \mathbb{R}$ be a continuous function, $f(x) \to +\infty$ as $x \to \dfrac{\pi^-}{2}$ and $f(x) \to – \infty$ as $x \to -\dfrac{\pi^+}{2}$. Which one of the following functions satisfies the above properties of $f(x)$? $\cos x$ $\tan x$ $\tan^{-1} x$ $\sin x$
1 vote
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The function $f(x) = x^{1/x}, \: x \neq 0$ has a minimum at $x=e$; a maximum at $x=e$; neither a maximum nor a minimum at $x=e$; None of the above
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Let $f(x)=\sin x^2, \: x \in \mathbb{R}$. Then $f$ has no local minima $f$ has no local maxima $f$ has local minima at $x=0$ and $x=\pm\sqrt{(k+\frac{1}{2} ) \pi}$ for odd integers $k$ and local maxima at $x=\pm\sqrt{(k+\frac{1}{2} ) \pi}$ for even integers $k$ None of the above
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Let $f(x) = \begin{cases}\mid \:x \mid +1, & \text{ if } x<0 \\ 0, & \text{ if } x=0 \\ \mid \:x \mid -1, & \text{ if } x>0. \end{cases}$ Then $\underset{x \to a}{\lim} f(x)$ exists if $a=0$ for all $a \in R$ for all $a \neq 0$ only if $a=1$
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The function $f(x)=\sin x(1+ \cos x)$ which is defined for all real values of $x$ has a maximum at $x= \pi /3$ has a maximum at $x= \pi$ has a minimum at $x= \pi /3$ has neither a maximum nor a minimum at $x=\pi/3$
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Which of the following is true? $\log(1+x) < x- \frac{x^2}{2} + \frac{x^3}{3} \text{ for all } x>0$ $\log(1+x) > x- \frac{x^2}{2} + \frac{x^3}{3} \text{ for all } x>0$ $\log(1+x) > x- \frac{x^2}{2} + \frac{x^3}{3} \text{ for some } x>0$ $\log(1+x) < x- \frac{x^2}{2} + \frac{x^3}{3} \text{ for some } x>0$
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The maximum value of the real valued function $f(x)=\cos x + \sin x$ is $2$ $1$ $0$ $\sqrt{2}$
The value of the definite integral $\int_0^{\pi} \mid \frac{1}{2} + \cos x \mid dx$ is $\frac{\pi}{6} + \sqrt{3}$ $\frac{\pi}{6} - \sqrt{3}$ $0$ $\frac{1}{2}$
If $x$ is real, the set of real values of $a$ for which the function $y=x^2-ax+1-2a^2$ is always greater than zero is $- \frac{2}{3} < a \leq \frac{2}{3}$ $- \frac{2}{3} \leq a < \frac{2}{3}$ $- \frac{2}{3} < a < \frac{2}{3}$ None of these
Let $f(x) = \dfrac{x}{(x-1)(2x+3)}$, where $x>1$. Then the $4^{th}$ derivative of $f, \: f^{(4)} (x)$ is equal to $- \frac{24}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} – \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{24}{5} \bigg[ – \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x-3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{24}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{64}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$