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## Karnataka 2nd PUC Maths Previous Year Question Paper March 2017

Time: 3 Hrs 15 Min

Max. Marks: 100

Instructions

- The question paper has five parts namely A, B, C, D, and E. Answer all the parts.
- Use the graph sheet for the question on Linear programming in Part – E

Part – A

Answer ALL the following questions: (10 × 1 = 10)

Question 1.

Let * be the binary operation on N, given by a * b = LCM of a and b. Find 20 * 16.

Solution:

20 * 16 = LCM of 20 and 16 = 80

Question 2.

Find the principal value of cosec^{-1} (-√2)

Solution:

cosec^{-1} (-√2) = -cosec √2 =

Question 3.

Construct a 2 × 2 matrix, A = [a_{ij}], where elements are given by, a_{ij} =

Solution:

a_{11} = = 1

a_{12} =

a_{21} = = 2

a_{22} = = 1

∴ A =

Question 4.

If A is a square matrix with |A| = 8 then find the value of |AA’|.

Solution:

|AA’| = |A| |A’| = (8) (8) = 64

Question 5.

If y = cos√x, find

Solution:

Question 6.

Find

Solution:

Question 7.

Define collinear vectors.

Solution:

Collinear vectors Two or moe non-zero vectors are said to be collinear if they are parallel to the same line. Two vectors a and b are collinear if a = λb for some scalar λ.

Question 8.

Find the direction cosines of a line which makes equal angles with the positive co-ordinates axes.

Solution:

α = β = r

Question 9.

Define a feasible region in a linear programming problem.

Solution:

The region containing the set of points satisfying all the constraints of an LPP is called the feasible region.

Question 10.

If A and B are independent events, P(A) = and P(B) = then find P(A∩B).

Solution:

P(A∩B) = P(A) . P(B) =

Part – B

Answer any TEN questions: (10 × 2 = 20)

Question 11.

If f : R → R defined by f(x) = 1 + x^{2}, then show that f is neither 1-1 nor onto.

Solution:

f(1) = 1 + 1^{2} = 2

f(-1) = 1 + (-1)^{2} = 2

∴ f(1) = f(-1) But 1 ≠ -1

∴ f is not one-one

Let y ∈ R ∃ x ∈ R such that

f(x) = y

⇒ 1 + x^{2} = y

⇒ x^{2} = y – 1

⇒ x =

if y = 0 then x =

∴ 0 has no pre-image

∴ f is not onto.

Question 12.

Solution:

Question 13.

Solve the equaton

Solution:

Question 14.

Find the values of k, if the area of the triangle is 4 sq. units and vertices are (k, 0), (4, 0) and (0, 2) using determinant.

Solution:

⇒ -2k + 8 = 8

⇒ 2k =

⇒ k = 0

on taking -ve sign we get -2k + 8 = -8

⇒ 2k = 16

⇒ k = 8

∴ k = 0, 8.

Question 15.

If ax + by^{2} = cos y, find

Solution:

Question 16.

Verify Rolle’s theorem for the function f(x) = x^{2} + 2x – 8, x ∈ [-4, 2]

Solution:

f(x) is a polynomial in x. Flence it is continuous over {-4, 2} and differentiable over (-4, 2).

f(-4) = (-4)^{2} + 2(-4) – 8 = 16 – 8 – 8 = 0

f(2) = 4 + 4 – 8 = 0

∴ f(-4) = f(2)

∴ All the conditions of the Rolle’s theorem are satisfied.

∴ there exists a c ∈ [-4, 2] such that

f'(c) = 0

f'(x) = 2x + 2

f'(c) = 2c + 2

f'(c) = 0

⇒ 2c + 2 = 0

⇒2c = -2

⇒ c = -1 ∈ [-4, 2]

∴ Rolle’s theorem is verified.

Question 17.

Find the approximate change in the volume of a cube of side x metres caused by increasing the side by 3%.

Solution:

v = x^{3}

∆x = 3% of x = (0.03)x

= 3x^{2}

∆v = . ∆x

= (3x^{2}) (0.03) x

= 0.09 x^{3} m^{3}

Question 18.

Integrate with respect to x.

Solution:

Question 19.

Evaluate

Solution:

Question 20.

Find the order and degree of the differential equation

Solution:

Order = 1, Degree = 2.

Question 21.

Find the position vector of a point R which divides the lipe joining two points P and Q whose position vectors are and respectively in theratio 2 : 1

(i) Internally.

(ii) Externally.

Solution:

The position vector of a point R divided the line segment joining two points P and Q in the ratio m : n is given by

Question 22.

Find the area of the parallelogram whose adjacent sides are determined by the vector and

Solution:

Area of the parallelogram = = √450 sq units.

Question 23.

Find the vector and Cartesian equation of the line that passes through the points (3, -2, 5) and (3, -2, 6).

Solution:

Let a and b be the position vectors of points (3, -2, -5), and (3, -2, 6) respectively.

and

We know that the vector equation of a line passing through the points having position vectors a and b is

Question 24.

Find the probability distribution of the number of heads in two tosses of a coin.

Solution:

When one coin is tossed twice, the sample space is

S = {HH, HT, TH, TT}.

Let X denotes, the number of heads in any outcome in S,

X(HH) = 2, X(HT) = 1, X(TH) = 1 and X(TT) = 0

Therefore, X can take the value of 0, 1 or 2. It is known that

P(HH) = P(HT) = P(TH) = P(TT) =

P(X = 0) = P (tail occurs on both tosses) = P({TT}) =

P(X = 1) = P(one head and one tail occurs) = P({TH, HT}) = =

and P(X = 2) = P (head occurs on both tosses) = P({HH}) =

Thus, the required probability distribution is as follows.

Part – C

Anstver any TEN questions: (10 × 3 = 30)

Question 25.

Show that the relation R in R (set of real numbers) is defined as R = {(a, b) : a ≤ b} is reflexive and transitive but not symmetric.

Solution:

a ≤ a is always true

∴ (a, a) R a R

∴ R is reflexive

Let (a, b) ∈ R ⇒ a ≤ b which does not imply b ≤ a

∴ (b, a) ∉ R

∴ R is not symmetric

Let (a, b) ∈ R and (b, c) ∈ R

⇒ a ≤ b and b ≤ c

⇒ a ≤ c

⇒ (a, c) ∈ R

∴ R is transitive

Question 26.

Write , x ≠ 0 in the simplest form.

Solution:

Question 27.

If A and B are symmetric matrices of the same order, then show that AB is symmetric if and only if AB = BA.

Solution:

Let A and B are symmetric

∴ A’ = A and B’ = B

Let AB is symmetric

∴ (AB)’ = AB, B’A’ = AB, BA = AB

Conversely, Let AB = BA

(AB)’ = B’A’ = BA = AB

∴ AB is symmetric

Question 28.

Differentiate (log x) cos x with respect to x.

Solution:

Let cos x

y = (log x) cos x

log y = log (log x)

log y = cos x (log x)

Question 29.

Differentiate sin^{2} x with respect to e^{cos x}.

Solution:

Question 30.

Find two positive numbers x and y such that x + y = 60 and xy^{3} is maximum.

Solution:

Let the two numbers be x, y and P = xy^{3}

Given x + y = 60 ⇒ x = 60 – y

On putting this value in P = xy^{3}, we get

P = (60 – y) y^{3} ⇒ P = 60y^{3} – y^{4}

On differentiating twice w.r.t. y, we get

= 180y^{2} – 4y^{3}

and = 360y – 12y^{2}

For maxima, we must have = 0

⇒ 180y^{2} – 4y^{3} = 0

⇒ 4y^{2}(45 – y) = 0

⇒ y = 0, 45

But y ≠ 0, so y = 45

At y = 45, = 360 × 45 – 12 × (45)^{2}

=16200 – 24300

= -8100 < 0

⇒ P has afocal maxima at y = 45

∴ By second derivative test, x = 45 is a point of local maxima of P. Thus, the function xy^{3} is maximum when y = 45 and x = 60 – 45 = 15.

Hence, the required numbers are 15 and 45.

Question 31.

Evaluate

Solution:

Question 32.

Evaluate ∫e^{x} sin x dx.

Solution:

Question 33.

Find the area of the region bounded by the curve y^{2} = 4x, y-axis and the line y = 3.

Solution:

Question 34.

Form the differential equation of the family of circles having a centre on y-axis and radius 3 units.

Solution:

The equation of the family circles having centre on y-axis and radius 3 unit is

x^{2} + (y – b)^{2} = 9 …….(i)

On differentiating Eq. (i) w.r.t x, we get

2x + 2(y – b) y’ = 0

⇒ y – b = ……. (ii)

On substituting this value of (y – b) in Eq. (i) we get

⇒ x^{2}[(y’)^{2} + 1] = 9(y’)^{2}

⇒ (x^{2} – 9)(y’)^{2} + x^{2} = 0

which is the required differential equation.

Question 35.

Find x, such that the four points A (3, 2, 1), B(4, x, 5), C(4, 2, -2) and D (6, 5, -1) are coplanar.

Solution:

Question 36.

Solution:

Question 37.

Find the shortest distance between the lines and

Solution:

Question 38.

Given that the two numbers appearing on throwing two dice are different. Find the probability of the event ‘the sum of numbers on the dice is 4’.

Solution:

When dice is thrown, number of observations in the sample space S = 6 × 6 = 36 (equally likely sample events)

i.e., n(S) = 36

Let E : set of numbers in which numbers appearing on the two dice are different

Then, E = {(1, 3), (2, 2), (3, 1)}

⇒ n(E) = 3

n(F) = 30

Here, F contains all points of S except {(1, 1), (2, 2), (3, 3),(4, 4), (5, 5), (6, 6)}

E ∩ F = {(1, 3), (3, 1)}

Part – D

Answer any SIX questions: (6 × 5 = 30)

Question 39.

Let f : N → R be a function defined as f(x) = 4x^{2} + 12x + 15. Show that f : N → S, where S is the range of f, is invertible. Find the inverse of f.

Solution:

Question 40.

If A = prove that A^{3} – 6A^{2} + 7A + 2I = 0.

Solution:

Question 41.

Solve the following system of linear equations by matrix method.

x – y + 2z = 1, 2y – 3z = 1 and 3x – 2y + 4z = 2.

Solution:

Question 42.

If y = (tan^{-1} x)^{2}. Show that (x^{2} + 1)^{2} y_{2} + 2x(x^{2} + 1) y_{1} = 2.

Solution:

Question 43.

The length x of a rectangle is decreasing at the rate of 5 cm/minute and the width y is increasing at the rate of 4 cm/minute when x = 8 cm and y = 6 cm, find the rate of change of

(i) The perimeter and

(ii) The are of the rectangle.

Solution:

At any instant of time t, let length, breadth, perimeter and area of the rectangle are x, y, P and A respectively, then

P = 2(x + y) and A = xy …… (i)

It is given that = -5 cm/mm and = -5 = 4 cm/min

(-ve sign shows that the length is decreasing)

(i) Now, P = 2(x + y).

On differentiating w.r.t. t, we get Rate of change of pert meter

= 2(-5 + 4) cm/min

= -2 cm/min [∴ = -5 and = 4]

Hence, perimeter of the rectangle is decreasing (-ve sign) at the rate of 2 cm/min.

(ii) Here, area of rectangle A = xy.

On differentiating w.r.t. t, we get

Rate of change

= 8 × 4 + 6 × (5) [∴ = -5 and = 4]

= 32 – 30

= 2 cm^{2}/min

Hence, area of the rectangle is increasing at the rate of 2 cm^{2}/min.

Note: It rate of change is increasing, we take positive sign and if the rate of change is decreasing, then we take a negative sign.

Question 44.

Find the integral of with respect to x and hence evaluate dx

Solution:

Question 45.

Using integration find the area of the triangular region whose sides have the equations y = 2x + 1, y = 3x + 1 and x = 4.

Solution:

Given equation of sides of the triangle are y = 2x + 1, y = 3x + 1 and x = 4.

On solving these equations, we obtain the vertices of the triangle as A(0, 1), B(4, 13) and C(4, 9).

Required area (shown in the shaded region)

= Area (OLBAO) – Area (OLCAO)

= 8 sq.units

Question 46.

Solve the differential equation

Solution:

Question 47.

Derive the equation of a plane perpendicular to a given vector and passing through a given point both in vector and Cartesian form.

Solution:

Vector Form

Let a plane pass through a point A with position vector and perpendicular to the vector

Let be the position vector of any point P(x, y, z) in the plane.

Then the point P lies in the plane if and only if is perpendicular to

i.e.

But

Therefore …….. (1)

This is the vector equation of the plane.

Cartesian form

Let the given point A be (x_{1}, y_{1}, z_{1}), P be (x, y, z) and direction ratios of

are A, B and C. Then

and

Question 48.

The probability that a bulb produced by a factory will fuse after 150 days of use is 0.05. Find the probability that out of 5 such bulbs.

(i) none

(ii) not more than one

(iii) more than one will fuse after 150 days of use.

Solution:

Let X represents the number of bulbs that will fuse after 150 days of use in an experiment of 5 trials. The trials are Bernoulli trials, n = 5p = p (success) = 0.05, q = 1 – p = 1 – 0.05 = 0.95

Part – E

Answer ary ONE question: (1 × 10 = 10)

Question 49(a).

Solution:

Question 49(b).

Show that = (x – y) (y – z) (z – x) (xy + yz + zx)

Solution:

= (y + x)(y – x)(z – x)(z^{3} + x^{2} + xz) – (z + x)(z – x)(y – x)(y^{2} + x^{2} + xy)

= (y – x)(z – x)[(y – x)(z^{3} + x^{2} + xz) – (z + x)(y^{2} + x^{2} + xy)]

= (y – x)(z – x) [(yz^{2} + yx^{2} + xyz + xz^{2} + x^{3} + x^{2}z – zy^{2} – zx^{2} – xyz – xy^{2} – x^{3} – x^{2}y]

= (y – x)(z – x)[yz^{2} + zy^{2} + xz^{2} – xy^{2}]

= (y – x) (z – x) [yz (z – y) + x (z – y)(z + y)]

= (y – x) (z – x) [(z – y) (xy + yz + zx)]

= (x – y) (y – z) (z – x) (xy + yz + zx)

= RHS

Hence proved.

Question 50(a).

Minimize and maximize z = 600x + 400y

Subject to the constraints:

x + 2y ≤ 12

2x + y ≤ 12

4x + 5y ≥ 20 and x ≥ 0, y ≥ 0 by graphical method.

Solution:

x + 2y = 12

y = 0 ⇒ x = 12 ∴ P (12, 0)

x = 0 ⇒ y = 6 ∴ D (0, 6)

2x + 2y = 12

y = 0 ⇒ x = 6 ∴ B (6, 0)

x = 0 ⇒ y = 12 ∴ F (0, 12)

4x + 5y = 20

y = 0 ⇒ x = 5 ∴ A (5, 0)

x = 0 ⇒ y = 4 ∴ E (0, 4)

Question 50(b).

Find the value of k, if

Solution: