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The number of real roots of the equation $1+\cos ^2x+\cos ^3 x – \cos^4x=5$ is equal to $0$ $1$ $3$ $4$
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Numerical Ability Arjun 145 views
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The number of real roots of the equation $2 \cos \left( \frac{x^2+x}{6} \right) = 2^x +2^{-x} \text{ is }$ $0$ $1$ $2$ infinitely many
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Numerical Ability Arjun 100 views
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Let $\cos ^6 \theta = a_6 \cos 6 \theta + a_5 \cos 5 \theta + a_4 \cos 4 \theta + a_3 \cos 3 \theta + a_2 \cos 2 \theta + a_1 \cos \theta +a_0$. Then $a_0$ is $0$ $1/32$ $15/32$ $10/32$
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Numerical Ability Arjun 122 views
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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 the above
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Calculus Arjun 94 views
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If $f(x)=x^2$ and $g(x)= x \sin x + \cos x$ then $f$ and $g$ agree at no points $f$ and $g$ agree at exactly one point $f$ and $g$ agree at exactly two points $f$ and $g$ agree at more than two points
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Geometry Arjun 88 views
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The polar equation $r=a \cos \theta$ represents a spiral a parabola a circle none of the above
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Geometry Arjun 68 views
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Let the position of a particle in three dimensional space at time $t$ be $(t, \cos t, \sin t)$. Then the length of the path traversed by the particle between the times $t=0$ and $t=2 \pi$ is $2 \pi$ $2 \sqrt{2 \pi}$ $\sqrt{2 \pi}$ none of the above
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Geometry Arjun 55 views
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The smallest positive number $K$ for which the inequality $\mid \sin ^2 x – \sin ^2 y \mid \leq K \mid x-y \mid$ holds for all $x$ and $y$ is $2$ $1$ $\frac{\pi}{2}$ there is no smallest positive value of $K$; any $K>0$ will make the inequality hold.
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Others Arjun 62 views
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The coordinates of a moving point $P$ satisfy the equations $\frac{dx}{dt} = \tan x, \:\:\:\: \frac{dy}{dt}=-\sin^2x, \:\:\:\:\: t \geq 0.$ If the curve passes through the point $(\pi/2, 0)$ when $t=0$, then the equation of the curve in rectangular co-ordinates is $y=1/2 \cos ^2 x$ $y=\sin 2x$ $y=\cos 2x+1$ $y=\sin ^2 x-1$
asked Sep 23, 2019 in Geometry Arjun 99 views
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If $\tan x=p+1$ and $\tan y=p-1$, then the value of $2 \cot (x-y)$ is $2p$ $p^2$ $(p+1)(p-1)$ $\frac{2p}{p^2-1}$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 93 views
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The equations $x=a \cos \theta + b \sin \theta$ and $y=a \sin \theta + b \cos \theta$, $( 0 \leq \theta \leq 2 \pi$ and $a,b$ are arbitrary constants) represent a circle a parabola an ellipse a hyperbola
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 87 views
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If in a $\Delta ABC$, $\angle B = \frac{2 \pi}{3}$, then $\cos A + \cos C$ lies in $[\:- \sqrt{3}, \sqrt{3}\:]$ $(\: – \sqrt{3}, \sqrt{3}\:]$ $(\:\frac{3}{2}, \sqrt{3}\:)$ $(\:\frac{3}{2}, \sqrt{3}\:]$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 53 views
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The value of $\sin^6 \frac{\pi}{81} + \cos^6 \frac{\pi}{81}-1+3 \sin ^2 \frac{\pi}{81} \cos^2 \frac{\pi}{81}$ is $\tan ^6 \frac{\pi}{81}$ $0$ $-1$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 46 views
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The number of values of $x$ for which the equation $\cos x = \sqrt{\sin x} – \dfrac{1}{\sqrt{\sin x}}$ is satisfied, is $1$ $2$ $3$ more than $3$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 38 views
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If $\sin^{-1} \frac{1}{\sqrt{5}}$ and $\cos ^{-1} \frac{3}{\sqrt{10}}$ lie in $\bigg[0, \dfrac{\pi}{2}\bigg]$, their sum is equal to $\frac{\pi}{6}$ $\frac{\pi}{3}$ $ \sin^ {-1}\frac{1}{\sqrt{50}}$ $\frac{\pi}{4}$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 32 views
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If $\cos 2 \theta = \sqrt{2}(\cos \theta – \sin \theta)$ then $\tan \theta$ equals $1$ $1$ or $-1$ $\frac{1}{\sqrt{2}}, – \frac{1}{\sqrt{2}}$ or $1$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 44 views
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The value of $\sin ^2 5^{\circ} + \sin ^2 10^{\circ} + \sin ^2 15^{\circ} + \dots + \sin^2 90^{\circ}$ is $8$ $9$ $9.5$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 46 views
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If $\sin(\sin^{-1} \frac{2}{5} + \cos ^{-1} x) =1$, then $x$ equals $1$ $\frac{2}{5}$ $\frac{3}{5}$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 40 views
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If $\tan\: x=p+1$ and $\tan\; y=p-1,$ then the value of $2\:\cot\:(x-y)$ is $2p$ $p^{2}$ $(p+1)(p-1)$ $\frac{2p}{p^{2}-1}$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 58 views
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The equations $x=a\cos\theta+b\sin\theta$ and $y=a\sin\theta+b\cos\theta,(0\leq\theta\leq2\pi$ and $a,b$ are arbitrary constants$)$ represent a circle a parabola an ellipse a hyperbola
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 34 views
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If in a $\triangle ABC,\angle B=\dfrac{2\pi}{3},$ then $\cos A+\cos C$ lies in $\left[\:-\sqrt{3},\sqrt{3}\:\right]$ $\left(\:-\sqrt{3},\sqrt{3}\:\right]$ $\left(\:\frac{3}{2},\sqrt{3}\:\right)$ $\left(\:\frac{3}{2},\sqrt{3}\:\right]$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 35 views
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The value of $\sin^{6}\frac{\pi}{81}+\cos^{6}\frac{\pi}{81}-1+3\sin^{2}\frac{\pi}{81}\:\cos^{2}\frac{\pi}{81}$ is $\tan^{6}\frac{\pi}{81}$ $0$ $-1$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 36 views
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The number of values of $x$ for which the equation $\cos x=\sqrt{\sin x}-\frac{1}{\sqrt{\sin x}}$ is satisfied is $1$ $2$ $3$ more than $3$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 26 views
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If $\sin^{-1}\frac{1}{\sqrt{5}}$ and $\cos^{-1}\frac{3}{\sqrt{10}}$ lie in $\left[0,\frac{\pi}{2}\right],$ their sum is equal to $\frac{\pi}{6}$ $\frac{\pi}{3}$ $\sin^{-1}\frac{1}{\sqrt{50}}$ $\frac{\pi}{4}$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 61 views
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If $\cos2\theta=\sqrt{2}(\cos\theta-\sin\theta)$ then $\tan\theta$ equals $1$ $1$ or $-1$ $\frac{1}{\sqrt{2}},-\frac{1}{\sqrt{2}}$ or $1$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 39 views
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The value of $\sin^{2}5^{\circ}+\sin^{2}10^{\circ}+\sin^{2}15^{\circ}+\cdots+\sin^{2}90^{\circ}$ is $8$ $9$ $9.5$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 56 views
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If $\sin(\sin^{-1}\frac{2}{5}+\cos^{-1}x)=1,$ then $x$ is $1$ $\frac{2}{5}$ $\frac{3}{5}$ None of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Geometry gatecse 31 views
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If $\cos x = \dfrac{1}{2}$, the value of the expression $\dfrac{\cos 6x+6 \cos 4x+15 \cos 2x +10}{\cos 5x+5 \cos 3x +10 \cos x}$ is $\frac{1}{2}$ $1$ $\frac{1}{4}$ $0$
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 37 views
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If $\cos ^{2}x+ \cos ^{4} x=1$, then $\tan ^{2} x+ \tan ^{4} x$ is equal to $1$ $0$ $2$ none of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 36 views
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If $a,b,c$ are the sides of $\Delta ABC$, then $\tan \frac{B-C}{2} \tan \frac{A}{2}$ is equal to $\frac{b+c}{b-c}$ $\frac{b-c}{b+c}$ $\frac{c-b}{c+b}$ none of these
asked Sep 18, 2019 in Numerical Ability gatecse 50 views
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