# Recent questions tagged differentiation 1
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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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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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 $- \frac{24}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} – \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{24}{5} \bigg[ – \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x-3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{24}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$ $\frac{64}{5} \bigg[ \frac{1}{(x-1)^5} + \frac{48}{(2x+3)^5} \bigg]$
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Consider the function $f(x) = \begin{cases} \int_0^x \{5+ \mid 1-y \mid \} dy & \text{ if } x>2 \\ 5x+2 & \text{ if } x \leq 2 \end{cases}$ Then $f$ is not continuous at $x=2$ $f$ is continuous and differentiable everywhere $f$ is continuous everywhere but not differentiable at $x=1$ $f$ is continuous everywhere but not differentiable at $x=2$
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The map $f(x) = a_0 \cos \mid x \mid +a_1 \sin \mid x \mid +a_2 \mid x \mid ^3$ is differentiable at $x=0$ if and only if $a_1=0$ and $a_2=0$ $a_0=0$ and $a_1=0$ $a_1=0$ $a_0, a_1, a_2$ can take any real value
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$f(x)$ is a differentiable function on the real line such that $\underset{x \to \infty=}{\lim} f(x) =1$ and $\underset{x \to \infty=}{\lim} f’(x) =\alpha$. Then $\alpha$ must be $0$ $\alpha$ need not be $0$, but $\mid \alpha \mid <1$ $\alpha >1$ $\alpha < -1$
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Let $f$ and $g$ be two differentiable functions such that $f’(x)\leq g’(x)$for all $x<1$ and $f’(x) \geq g’(x)$ for all $x>1$. Then if $f(1) \geq g(1)$, then $f(x) \geq g(x)$ for all $x$ if $f(1) \leq g(1)$, then $f(x) \leq g(x)$ for all $x$ $f(1) \leq g(1)$ $f(1) \geq g(1)$
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Let $y=\lfloor x \rfloor$, where $\lfloor x \rfloor$ is greatest integer less than or equal to $x$. Then $y$ is continuous and many-one $y$ is not differentiable and many-one $y$ is not differentiable $y$ is differentiable and many-one
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Let $y=\left \lfloor x \right \rfloor$ where $\left \lfloor x \right \rfloor$ is greatest integer less than or equal to $x$. Then $y$ is continuous and many-one. $y$ is not differentiable and many-one. $y$ is not differentiable. $y$ is differentiable and many-one.
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If $f(x)=e^{5x}$ and $h(x)=f’’(x)+2f’(x)+f(x)+2$ then $h(0)$ equals $38$ $8$ $4$ $0$
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Let $f(x)=1+x+\dfrac{x^2}{2}+\dfrac{x^3}{3}...+\dfrac{x^{2018}}{2018}.$ Then $f’(1)$ is equal to $0$ $2017$ $2018$ $2019$
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Let $f’(x)=4x^3-3x^2+2x+k,$ $f(0)=1$ and $f(1)=4.$ Then $f(x)$ is equal to $4x^4-3x^3+2x^2+x+1$ $x^4-x^3+x^2+2x+1$ $x^4-x^3+x^2+2(x+1)$ none of these
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Let $[x]$ denote the largest integer less than or equal to $x.$ The number of points in the open interval $(1,3)$ in which the function $f(x)=a^{[x^2]},a\gt1$ is not differentiable, is $0$ $3$ $5$ $7$
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Let $f(x)=(x-1)(x-2)(x-3)g(x); \: x\in \mathbb{R}$ where $g$ is twice differentiable function. Then there exists $y\in(1,3)$ such that $f’’(y)=0.$ there exists $y\in(1,2)$ such that $f’’(y)=0.$ there exists $y\in(2,3)$ such that $f’’(y)=0.$ none of the above is true.
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Which of the following functions is not differentiable in the domain $[-1,1]$ ? (a) $f(x) = x^2$ (b) $f(x) = x-1$ (c) $f(x) = 2$ (d) $f(x) = Maximum (x,-x)$
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If $y = f(x)$ is a solution of $d^2y/dx^2 = 0$ , with boundary conditions $y=8$ at $x=0$ and $dy/dx =4$ at $x=16$, Find the value of $f(-2)$ When they say, $y = f(x)$ is a solution of $d^2y/dx^2 = 0$ What does that mean?
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If $u=f(y-z, \: \: z-x, \: \: x-y)$, then $\frac{ \partial u}{ \partial x} + \frac{ \partial u}{ \partial y} + \frac{ \partial u}{ \partial z}$ is equal to: $x+y+z$ $1+x+y+z$ $1$ $0$
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If $w=f(z)=u(x,y)+i \: v(x,y)$ is an analytic function, then $\frac{dw}{dz}$ is: $\frac{ \partial u } {\partial x}- i \frac{ \partial u}{\partial y}$ $\frac{ \partial u } {\partial x}+ i \frac{ \partial v}{\partial y}$ $\frac{ \partial u } {\partial x}- i \frac{ \partial v}{\partial x}$ $\frac{ \partial u } {\partial x}+ i \frac{ \partial u}{\partial y}$
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Let $\lceil x \rfloor$ denote the integer nearest to $x$. For example, $\lceil 1.1 \rfloor =1, \lceil 1.5 \rfloor =1$ and $\lceil 1.6 \rfloor$ =2. Draw the graph of the function $y= \mid x - \lceil x \rfloor \mid$ for $0 \leq x \leq 4$. Find all the points $x, \: 0 \leq x \leq 4$, where the function is not differentiable. Justify your answer.
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An even function $f(x)$ has left derivative $5$ at $x=0$. Then the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ need not exist the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ exists and is equal to $5$ the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ exists and equal to $-5$ none of the above is necessarily true
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Let $g: \mathbb{R} \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ be differentiable with $g'(x^2)=x^3$ for all $x>0$ and $g(1) =1$. Then $g(4)$ equals $64/5$ $32/5$ $37/5$ $67/5$
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Let $f: \mathbb{R} \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ be a strictly increasing function. Then which one the following is always true? The limits $\lim_{x \rightarrow a+} f(x)$ and $\lim_{x \rightarrow a-} f(x)$ exist for all real numbers $a$ If $f$ is differentiable at $a$ ... number $B$ such that $f(x)<B$ for all real $x$ There cannot be any real number $L$ such that $f(x)>L$ for all real $x$
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Let $x$ and $y$ be real numbers satisfying $9x^2+16y^2=1$. Then $(x+y)$ is maximum when $y=9x/16$ $y=-9x/16$ $y=4x/3$ $y=-4x/3$
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Consider the function $f(x) = \dfrac{e^{- \mid x \mid}}{\text{max}\{e^x, e^{-x}\}}, \: \: x \in \mathbb{R}$. Then $f$ is not continuous at some points $f$ is continuous everywhere, but not differentiable anywhere $f$ is continuous everywhere, but not differentiable at exactly one point $f$ is differentiable everywhere
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Why is a function not differentiable at x=k when f'(x) limits to infinity? Limit can be infinite too?
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An even function $f(x)$ has left derivative $5$ at $x=0$. Then the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ need not exist the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ exists and is equal to $5$ the right derivative of $f(x)$ at $x=0$ exists and is equal to $-5$ none of the above is necessarily true
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Let $f$ be a real-valued function of a real variable defined as $f(x) = x^{2}$ for $x\geq0$ and $f(x) = -x^{2}$ for $x < 0$.Which one of the following statements is true? $f(x) \text{is discontinuous at x = 0}$ ... $f(x) \text{is differentiable but its first derivative is not differentiable at x = 0}$
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Which of the following id the derivative of $f(x)=x^{x}$ when $x>0$ ? $x^{x}$ $x^{x} \ln \;x$ $x^{x}+x^{x}\ln\;x$ $(x^{x}) (x^{x}\ln\;x)$ $\text{None of the above;function is not differentiable for }x>0$