VITEEE Examination 2019 Question Paper With Answer Key



1. The electric resistance of a certain wire of iron is R. If its length and radius are both doubled, then

(a)   the resistance and the specific resistance, will both remain unchanged

(b)   the resistance will be doubled and the specific resistance will be halved

(c)   the resistance will be halved and the specific resistance will remain unchanged

(d)   the resistance will be halved and the specific resistance will be halved and the specific resistance will be doubled

Answer: (c)

2. Two thin lenses are in contact and the focal length of the combination is 80 cm. If the focal length of one lens is 20 cm, then the power of the other lens will be

(a)   1.66 D

(b)   4.00 D

(c)   −100 D

(d)   −3.75 D

Answer: (d)

3. If the kinetic energy of a free electron doubles, it’s de-Brogile wavelength changes by the factor.

(a)   2

(b)   1/2

(c)   √2

(d)   1/√2

Answer: (d)

4. Radioactive element decays to form a stable nuclide, then the rate of decay of reactant is shown by





Answer: (c)

5. The ratio of the energies of the hydrogen atom in its first to second excited states is

(a)   1/4

(b)   4/9

(c)   9/4

(d)   4

Answer: (c)

6.Which of the following gates will have an output of 1?

(a)   D

(b)   A

(c)   B

(d)   C

Answer: (d)

7. A point charge q is rotated along a circle in the electric field generated by another point charge Q. The work done by the electric field on the rotating charge in one complete revolution is

(a)   zero

(b)   positive

(c)   negative

(d)   zero if the charge Q is at the centre and nonzero otherwise.

Answer: (a)

8. The equivalent capacitance of the combination of the capacitors is

(a)   3.20μF

(b)   7.80μF

(c)   3.90μF

(d)   2.16μF

Answer: (a)

9. The half-life period and the mean life period of a radioactive element are denoted respectively by Tb and Tm. Then

(a)   Th = Tm

(b)   Th > Tm

(c)   Th < Tm

(d)   Tn ≥ Tm

Answer: (c)

10. In a common base mode of a transistor, the collector current is 5.488 mA for an emitter current of 5.60 mA. The value of the base current amplification factor (β) will be

(a)   49

(b)   50

(c)   51

(d)   48

Answer: (a)

11. The magnetic field at a distance r from a long wire carrying current is 0.4 tesla. The magnetic field at a distance 2r is

(a)   0.2 tesla

(b)   0.8 tesla

(c)   0.1 tesla

(d)   1.6 tesla

Answer: (a)

12. The velocity-time graph of a body moving in a straight line is shown in fig. Find the displacement and distance travelled by the body in 10 seconds.

(a)   50m, 90m

(b)   5m, 9m

(c)   9m, 5m

(d)   90m, 50m

Answer: (a)

13. An electric dipole is kept in a uniform electric field. It experiences

(a)   a force and a torque

(b)   a force, but no torque

(c)   a torque but not net force

(d)   neither a force nor a torque

Answer: (c)

14. A person swims in a river aiming to reach exactly on the opposite point on the bank of a river. His speed of swimming is 0.5 m/s at an angle of 120° with the direction of flow of water. The speed of water is

(a)   1.0 m/s

(b)   0.5 m/s

(c)   0.25 m/s

(d)   0.43 m/s

Answer: (c)

15. A rain drop of radius 0.3 mm has a terminal velocity in air is 1 m/s. The viscosity of air is 8 × 105 The viscous force on it is

(a)   45.2 × 104 dyne

(b)   101.73 × 105 dyne

(c)   16.95 × 104 dyne

(d)   16.95 × 105 dyne

Answer: (a)

16. Consider a pair of insulating blocks with thermal resistances R1 and R2 as shown in the figure. The temperature θ at the boundary between the two blocks is

(a)   (θ1θ2√R1R2)/(θ1 + θ2) (R1 + R2)

(b)   (θ1R1 + θ2R2)/(R1 + R2)

(c)   [(θ1 + θ2)R1R2]/(R12 + R22)

(d)   (θ1R2 + θ2R1)/(R1 + R2)

Answer: (d)

17. A mass of 0.5 kg moving with a speed of 1.5 m/ s on a horizontal smooth surface, collides with a nearly weightless spring of force constant k = 50 N/m. The maximum compression of the spring would be

(a)   0.5 m

(b)   0.15 m

(c)   0.12 m

(d)   1.5 m

Answer: (b)

18. A solid sphere is rotating in free space. If the radius of the sphere is increased keeping mass same which one of the following will not be affected?

(a)   Angular velocity

(b)   Angular momentum

(c)   Moment of inertia

(d)   Rotational kinetic energy

Answer: (b)

19. The Young’s modulus of a perfectly rigid body is

(a)   unity

(b)   zero

(c)   infinity

(d)   some finite non-zero constant

Answer: (c)

20.The figure below shows currents in a part of electric circuit. The current i is

(a)   1.7 amp

(b)   3.7 amp

(c)   1.3 amp

(d)   1 amp

Answer: (a)

21. In an electromagnetic wave

(a)   power is transmitted along the magnetic field

(b)   power is transmitted along the electric field

(c)   power is equally transferred along the electric and magnetic fields

(d)   power is transmitted in a direction perpendicular to both the fields

Answer: (d)

22. A particle covers half of the circle of radius r. Then the displacement and distance of the particle are respectively

(a)   2πr, 0

(b)   2r, πr

(c)   πr/2, 2r

(d)   πr, r

Answer: (b)

23. A metal ring is held horizontally and bar magnet is dropped through the ring with its length along the axis of the ring. The acceleration of the falling magnet

(a)   is equal to g

(b)   is less than g

(c)   is more than g

(d)   depends on the diameter of ring and length of magnet

Answer: (b)

24. A particle having a mass 0.5 kg is projected under gravity with a speed of 98 m/sec at an angle of 60°. The magnitude of the change in momentum (in N-sec) of the particle after 10 seconds is [g = 9.8 m/sec2]

(a)   0.5

(b)   49

(c)   98

(d)   490

Answer: (b)

25. For a series RLC circuit R = XL = 2XC. The impedance of the circuit and phase difference between V and I respectively will be



(c)   √5XC, tan1 (2)

(d)   √5R, tan1 (1/2)

Answer: (b)

26. A man holding a rifle (mass of person and rifle together is 100 kg) stands on a smooth surface and fires 10 shots horizontally in 5 sec. Each bullet has a mass 10 g with a muzzle velocity of 800 ms1. The velocity which the rifle man attains after firing 10 shots will be

(a)   8 ms1

(b)   0.8 ms1

(c)   0.08 ms1

(d)   −0.8 ms1

Answer: (d)

27. Escape velocity when a body of mass m is thrown vertically from the surface of the earth is v, what will be the escape velocity of another body of mass 4 m is thrown vertically

(a)   v

(b)   2v

(c)   4v

(d)   None of these

Answer: (a)

28. A solid cylinder of mass m and radius R rolls down inclined plane without slipping. The speed of its C.M. when it reaches the bottom is





Answer: (b)

29. A block of mass 5 kg resting on a horizontal surface is connected by a cord, passing over a light frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 5 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is 0.5. Tension in the cord is : (g = 9.8 m/sec2)

(a)   49 N

(b)   Zero

(c)   36.75 N

(d)   2.45 N

Answer: (c)

30. A and B are two wires. The radius of A is twice that B. They are stretched by the same load. Then the stress on B is

(a)   equal to that on A

(b)   four times that on A

(c)   two times that on A

(d)   half that on A

Answer: (b)

31. A liquid is allowed to flow into a tube of truncated cone shape. Identify the correct statement from the following.

(a)   The speed is high at the wider end and low at the narrow end.

(b)   The speed is low at the wider end and high at the narrow end.

(c)   The speed is same at both ends in a stream line flow.

(d)   The liquid flows with uniform velocity in the tube.

Answer: (b)

32. A planet revolves in an elliptical orbit around the sun. The semi-major and semi-minor axes are a and b. Then the square of time period, T is directly proportional to

(a)   a3

(b)   b3



Answer: (a)

33. The surface of metal is illuminated with the light of 400 nm. The kinetic energy of the ejected photoelectrons was found to be 1.68 eV. The work function of the metal is (hc = 1240 eV.nm)

(a)   3.09 eV

(b)   1.42 eV

(c)   1.51 eV

(d)   1.68 eV

Answer: (b)

34. When a system is taken from state i to state f along the path iaf, it is found that Q = 50 cal and W = 20 cal. Along the path ibf Q = 36 cal. W along the path ibf is

(a)   14 cal

(b)   6 cal

(c)   16 cal

(d)   66 cal

Answer: (b)

35. If the differential equation for a simple harmonic motion is  the time-period of the motion is 

(a)   π√2 sec



(d)   2π sec

Answer: (a)

36. Tube A has both ends open while tube B has one end closed, otherwise they are identical. The ratio of fundamental frequency of tube A and B is

(a)   1 : 2

(b)   1 : 4

(c)   2 : 1

(d)   4 : 1

Answer: (c)

37. The current in the 1 Ω resistor shown in the circuit is


(b)   3 A

(c)   6 A

(d)   2 A

Answer: (d)

38. The work done by an uniform magnetic field, on a moving charge is

(a)   zero because   

(b)   positive because   

(c)   zero because

(d)   negative because

Answer: (c)

39. In Young’s double slit experimental setup, if the wavelength alone is doubled, the bandwidth β becomes

(a)   β/2

(b)   2β

(c)   3β

(d)   β

Answer: (b)

40. In Young’s double slit experiment, the central point on the screen is

(a)   bright

(b)   dark

(c)   first bright and then dark

(d)   first dark and then bright

Answer: (a)


41. The work done in ergs for the reversible expansion of one mole of an ideal gas from a volume of 10 litres to 20 litres at 25°C is

(a)   2.303 × 298 × 0.082 log 2

(b)   298 × 107 × 8.31 × 2.303 log 2

(c)   2.303 × 298 × 0.082 log 0.5

(d)   8.31 × 107 × 298 × 2.303 log 0.5

Answer: (b)

42. A Fischer projection of (2R, 3S)-2, 3-butanediol is:-





Answer: (a)

43. Arrange the following particles in increasing order of values of e/m ratio : electron (e), proton (p), neutron (n) and α-particle (α)-

(a)   n, p, e, α

(b)   n, α, p, e

(c)   n, p, α, e

(d)   e, p, n, α

Answer: (b)

44. Acidified potassium dichromate is treated with hydrogen sulphide. In the reaction, the oxidation number of chromium

(a)   Increases from +3 to +6

(b)   Decreases from +6 to +3

(c)   Remains unchanged

(d)   Decreases from +6 to +2

Answer: (b)

45. For the reaction N2 + 3H2 → 2NH3 if  then value of  would be

(a)   1 × 104 mol L1 s1

(b)   3 × 104 mol L1 s1

(c)   4 × 104 mol L1 s1

(d)   6 × 104 mol L1 s1

Answer: (b)

46. The value of Kc for the reaction :

A + 3B ⇌ 2C at 400°C is 0.5. Calculate the value of Kp

(a)   1.64 × 104

(b)   1.64 × 106

(c)   1.64 × 105

(d)   1.64 × 103

Answer: (a)

47. Tautomerism is net exhibited by-





Answer: (d)

48. The electrode potential for

Cu2+(aq) + e → Cu+(aq)

and Cu2+(aq) + e → Cu(s)

are +0.15 V and +0.50 V, respectively. The value of  will be:

(a)   0.500 V

(b)   0.325 V

(c)   0.650 V

(d)   0.150 V

Answer: (b)

49. Deep sea divers used to respirate a mixture of

(a)   Oxygen and argon

(b)   Oxygen and helium

(c)   Oxygen and nitrogen

(d)   Oxygen and hydrogen

Answer: (b)

50. The wavelength of two photons are 2000 Å and 4000 Å respectively. What is the ratio of their energies?

(a)   1/4

(b)   4

(c)   1/2

(d)   2

Answer: (d)

51. Ethylene glycol, on oxidation with per-ioidic acid, gives

(a)   Oxalic acid

(b)   Glycol

(c)   Formaldehyde

(d)   Glycolic acid

Answer: (c)

52. What is X in the following change?

(a)   CH3OH, H2SO4


(c)   H2O/H2SO4 followed by CH3OH

(d)   CH3MgBr/H3O+

Answer: (a)

53. In a closed insulated container, a liquid is stirred with a paddle to increase its temperature. In this process, which of the following is true?

(a)   ∆E = W = Q = 0

(b)   ∆E ≠ 0, Q = W = 0

(c)   ∆E = W ≠ 0, Q = 0

(d)   ∆E = Q ≠ 0, W = 0

Answer: (c)

54. At low pressure, the van der Waal’s equation is reduced to



(c)   PVm = RT


Answer: (a)

55. Copper sulphate solution reacts with KCN to give

(a)   Cu(CN)2

(b)   CuCN

(c)   K2[Cu(CN)4]

(d)   K3[Cu(CN)4]

Answer: (d)

56. For the reaction

∆H = −285.8 kJ mol−1

∆S = −0.163 kJ mol1 K1

What is the value of free energy change at 27°C for the reaction?

(a)   −236.9 kJ mol−1

(b)   −281.4 kJ mol−1

(c)   −334.7 kJ mol−1

(d)   +334.7 kJ mol−1

Answer: (a)


the reactant A is

(a)   CH3CHOHCH3

(b)   CH3COCH3

(c)   C2H5OH

(d)   CH3COOH

Answer: (a)

58. Bragg’s law is given by the which of the following equation?

(a)   nλ = 2θ sin θ

(b)   nλ = 2d sin θ

(c)   2nλ = d sin θ


Answer: (b)

59. The reaction 2NO(g) + O2(g) → 2NO2(g) is of first order. If volume of reaction vessel is reduced to 1/3, the rate of reaction would be

(a)   1/3 times

(b)   2/3 times

(c)   3 times

(d)   6 times

Answer: (c)

60. Which are the starting materials for the preparation of?




(d)   Any of the these

Answer: (c)

61. Which element gives maximum number of oxides?

(a)   V

(b)   Cr

(c)   Mn

(d)   Fe

Answer: (c)

62. An organic compound ‘A’ has the molecular formula C3H6O, it undergoes iodoform test. When saturated with dil. HCl it gives ‘B’ of molecular formula C9H14 A and B respectively are

(a)   Propanal and mesitylene

(b)   Propanone and mesityloxide

(c)   Propanone and 2, 6-dimethyl-2, 5-heptadien-4-one

(d)   Propanone and mesitylene oxide

Answer: (c)






Answer: (b)

64. Calculate the entropy change in melting 1 mole of ice at 273 K, ∆Hf° = 6.025 kJ/mole-

(a)   11.2 JK1 mol1

(b)   22.1 JK1 mol1

(c)   15.1 JK1 mol1

(d)   5.1 JK1 mol1

Answer: (b)

65. The rate constant is doubled when temperature increases from 27°C to 37° Activation energy in kJ is

(a)   34

(b)   54

(c)   100

(d)   50

Answer: (b)

66. In the reaction,  the compound (C) is

(a)   Benzoic acid

(b)   Salicylaldehyde

(c)   Chlorobenzene

(d)   Salicylic acid

Answer: (d)

67. Starting from parpanoic acid, the following reactions were carried out

Propanoic acid

What is the compound Z?

(a)   CH3 – CH2 – Br

(b)   CH3 – CH2 – NH2


(d)   CH3 – CH2 – CH2 – NH2

Answer: (b)

68. Calculate the energy needed to convert three moles of sodium atoms in the gaseous state to sodium ions. The ionization energy of sodium is 495 kJ mol1

(a)   1485 kJ

(b)   495 kJ

(c)   148.5 kJ

(d)   None

Answer: (a)

69. The uncertainty in position and velocity of a particle are 1010 m and 5.27 × 1024 ms1 Calculate the mass of the particle is (h = 6.625 × 1034 Js)

(a)   0.099 kg

(b)   0.99 g

(c)   0.92 kg

(d)   None

Answer: (a)

70. Choose the complex which is paramagnetic

(i) [Fe(H2O)6]2+ (ii) K3[Cr(CN)6]

(ii) K3Fe(CN)6]   (iv) K2[Ni(CN)4]

(a)   (i), (ii) and (iii)

(b)   (i), (iii) and (iv)

(c)   (ii), (iii) and (iv)

(d)   (i), (ii) and (iv)

Answer: (a)

71. Phosphine is generally prepared in the laboratory.:

(a)   By heating phosphorus in a current of hydrogen

(b)   By heating white phosphorus with an aqueous solution of caustic potash

(c)   By decomposition of P2H4 at 110°C

(d)   By heating red phosphorus with an aqueous solution of caustic soda

Answer: (b)

72. In a hydrogen – oxygen fuel cell, combustion of hydrogen occurs to :

(a)   Produce high purity water

(b)   Create potential difference between the two electrodes

(c)   Generate heat

(d)   Remove adsorbed oxygen from electrode surfaces

Answer: (b)

73. Among the following molecule

(i) XeO3 (ii) XeOF4 (iii) XeF6

Those having same number of lone pairs on Xe are

(a)   (i) and (ii) only

(b)   (i) and (iii) only

(c)   (ii) and (iii) only

(d)   (i), (ii) and (iii)

Answer: (d)

74. An alkene of molecule formula C9H18 on ozonolysis gives 2, 2-dimethylpropanal & 2-butanone, then the alkene is

(a)   2, 2, 4-trimethyl-3-hexene

(b)   2, 2, 6-trimethyl-3-hexene

(c)   2, 3, 4-trimethyl-2-hexene

(d)   2, 2-dimethyl-2-heptene

Answer: (a)

75. Glucose when heated with CH3OH in presence of dry HCl gas gives α- and β-methyl glucoside because it contains:

(a)   An aldehyde group

(b)   A-CH2OH group

(c)   A ring structure

(d)   Five hydroxyl groups

Answer: (c)

76. When acetylene is passed into methanol at 160-200°C in the presence of a small amount of potassium methoxide under pressure, the following is formed-

(a)   Polyvinyl alcohol

(b)   Divinyl ether

(c)   Dimethyl ether

(d)   Methyl ether

Answer: (d)

77. Which compound can exist in a dipolar (zwitter ion) state?

(a)   C6H5CH2CH(N=CH2)COOH

(b)   (CH3)2CH.CH(NH2)COOH



Answer: (b)

78. A coordination complex compound of cobalt has the molecular formula containing five ammonia molecules, one nitro group and two chlorine atoms for one cobalt atom. One mole of this compound produces three mole ions in an aqueous solution; on reacting with excess of AgNO3, AgCl is precipitated. The ionic formula for this complex would be:

(a)   [Co(NH­3)5(NO2)]Cl2

(b)   [Co(NH3)5Cl][Cl(NO2)]

(c)   [Co(NH3)4(NO2)Cl][(NH3)Cl]

(d)   [Co(NH3)5][(NO2)2Cl2]

Answer: (a)

79. An endothermic reaction with high activation energy for the forward reaction is given by the diagram.





Answer: (c)

80. The volume of a closed reaction vessel in which the following equilibrium reaction occurs is halved :

2SO2(g) + O2(g) ⇌ 2SO3(g)

As a result,

(a)   The rates of forward and backward reactions will remain the same

(b)   The equilibrium will not shift.

(c)   The equilibrium will shift to the right.

(d)   The rate of forward reaction will become double that of reverse reaction and the equilibrium will shift to the right.

Answer: (d)


81. If tan θ = √n for some non-square natural number n, the sec 2θ is :

(a)   a rational number

(b)   a irrational number

(c)   a positive number

(d)   none of the above

Answer: (a)

82. If z = x + iy, z1/3 = a – ib, then  where k is equal to

(a)   1

(b)   2

(c)   3

(d)   4

Answer: (d)

83. If the coordinates one end of a diameter of the circle x2 + y2 – 8x – 4y + c = 0 are (−3, 2), then the coordinates at the other end are

(a)   (5, 3)

(b)   (6, 2)

(c)   (1, −8)

(d)   (11, 2)

Answer: (d)

84. The system of linear equations : x + y + z = 0, 2x + y – z = 0, 3x + 2y = 0 has :

(a)   no solution

(b)   a unique solution

(c)   an infinitely many solution

(d)   None of these

Answer: (c)

85. If  then (3 + ω + 3ω2)4 is

(a)   16

(b)   −16

(c)   16ω

(d)   16ω2

Answer: (c)

86. If the lines 3x – 4y + 4 = 0 and 6x – 8y – 7 = 0 are tangents to a circle, then radius of the circle is

(a)   3/4

(b)   2/3

(c)   1/4

(d)   5/2

Answer: (a)

87. The position vector of A and B are

The length of the internal bisector of ∠BOA of triangle AOB is



(c)   20/3


Answer: (a)

88. If 





Answer: (c)

89. If  then AB is equal to

(a)   B

(b)   A

(c)   O

(d)   I

Answer: (c)

90. A circle has radius 3 and its centre lies on the line y = x – 1. The equation of the circle, if it passes through (7, 3), is

(a)   x2 + y2 + 8x – 6y + 16 = 0

(b)   x2 + y2 – 8x + 6y + 16 = 0

(c)   x2 + y2 – 8x − 6y – 16 = 0

(d)   x2 + y2 – 8x − 6y + 16 = 0

Answer: (d)

91. At how many points between the interval (−∞, ∞) is the function f(x) = sin x is not differentiable.

(a)   0

(b)   7

(c)   9

(d)   3

Answer: (a)

92. If vector equation of the line 


 then p is equal to

(a)   0

(b)   1

(c)   2

(d)   3

Answer: (a)

93. Evaluate

(a)   17/9

(b)   17/18

(c)   34/23

(d)   26/7

Answer: (c)

94. The radius of a right circular cylinder increases at the rate of 0.1 cm/min, and the height decreases at the rate of 0.2 cm/min. The rate of change of the volume of the cylinder, in cm3/min, when the radius is 2 cm and the height is 3 cm is

(a)   −2π

(b)   −8π/5

(c)   −3π/5

(d)   2π/5

Answer: (d)

95. If a, b, c are in A.P. then the value of  is:

(a)   3

(b)   −3

(c)   0

(d)   None of these

Answer: (c)

96. The solution  is




(d)   None of these

Answer: (a)

97. The equation y2 + 3 = 2(2x + y) represents a parabola with the vertex at

(a)   (1/2, 1) and axis parallel to y-axis

(b)   (1, 1/2) and axis parallel to x-axis

(c)   (1/2, 1) and focus at (3/2, 1)

(d)   (1, 1/2) and focus at (3/2, 1)

Answer: (c)

98. If sin y = x sin (a + y), then dy/dx is equal to:



(c)   sin (a + y)

(d)   None of these

Answer: (b)

99. ∫ (27e9x + e12x)1/3 dx is equal to

(a)   (1/4) (27 + e3x)1/3 + C

(b)   (1/4) (27 + e3x)2/3 + C

(c)   (1/3) (27 + e3x)4/3 + C

(d)   (1/4) (27 + e3x)4/3 + C

Answer: (d)

100. The area under the curve y = |cos x – sin x|, 0 ≤ x ≤ π/2, and above x-axis is:

(a)   2√2

(b)   2√2 – 2

(c)   2√2 + 2

(d)   0

Answer: (b)

101. The conic represented by

x = 2(cos t + sin t), y = 5(cos t – sin t) is

(a)   a circle

(b)   a parabola

(c)   an ellipse

(d)   a hyperbola

Answer: (c)

102.If  and  is equal to

(a)   13

(b)   26

(c)   39

(d)   None of these

Answer: (a)

103. The equation of the plane which bisects the angle between the planes 3x – 6y + 2z + 5 =0 and 4x – 12y + 3z – 3 = 0 which contains the origin is

(a)   33x – 13y + 32z + 45 = 0

(b)   x – 3y + z – 5 = 0

(c)   33x + 13y + 32z + 45 = 0

(d)   None of these

Answer: (d)

104. A wire 34 cm long is to be bent in the form of a quadrilateral of which each angle is 90°. What is the maximum area which can be enclosed inside the quadrilateral?

(a)   68 cm2

(b)   70 cm2

(c)   71.25 cm2

(d)   72.25 cm2

Answer: (d)

105. If  then value of (A, B) is

(a)   (−cos α, sin α)

(b)   (cos α, sin α)

(c)   (−sin α, cos α)

(d)   (sin α, cos α)

Answer: (b)

106. The equation of the chord of the hyperbola 25x2 – 16y2 = 400 that is bisected at point (5, 3) is:

(a)   135x – 48y = 481

(b)   125x – 48y = 481

(c)   125x – 4y = 48

(d)   None of these

Answer: (b)

107. Value of  is

(a)   π/6

(b)   π/12

(c)   12/π

(d)   None of these

Answer: (b)

108. The domain of the function  is :

(a)   (−∞, 2]

(b)   (2, ∞)

(c)   (−∞, 2)

(d)   [2, ∞)

Answer: (c)

109. Six identical coins are arranged in a row. The number of ways in which the number of tails is equal to the number of heads is

(a)   20

(b)   9

(c)   120

(d)   40

Answer: (a)

110. Let f be the function defined by

(a)   The function is continuous for all values of x

(b)   The function is continuous only for x > 1

(c)   The function is continuous at x = 1

(d)   The function is not continuous at x = 1

Answer: (d)

111. If f(x) = x3 + bx2 + cx + d and 0 < b2 < c, then in (−∞, ∞),

(a)   f(x) is a strictly increasing function

(b)   f(x) has local maxima

(c)   f(x) is a strictly decreasing function

(d)   f(x) is bounded

Answer: (a)

112. The solution of the differential equation





(d)   None of these

Answer: (c)

113. The integrating factor of  is

(a)   x

(b)   log x

(c)   1/x

(d)   −x

Answer: (c)

114. It is given that the events A and B are such that  Then P(B) is

(a)   1/6

(b)   1/3

(c)   2/3

(d)   1/2

Answer: (b)

115. Let f : R → R, g : R → R be two functions such that

f(x) = 2x – 3, g(x) = x3 + 5. The function (fog)1 (x) is equal to





Answer: (d)

116. The inverse of the statement (p ⋀ ~q) → r is

(a)   ~(p ⋁ ~q) → ~r

(b)   (~p ⋀ q) → ~r

(c)   (~p ⋁ q) → ~ r

(d)   None of these

Answer: (c)

117. The value of x in the interval [4, 9] at which the function f(x) = √x satisfies the mean value theorem is

(a)   13/4

(b)   17/4

(c)   21/4

(d)   25/4

Answer: (d)

118. The value of the integral  is

(a)   4

(b)   9

(c)   2

(d)   9/2

Answer: (b)

119. Let a, b, c be in A.P. with a common difference d. Then e1/c, eb/ac, e1/a are in :

(a)   GP. with common ratio ed

(b)   GP with common ratio e1/d

(c)   GP with common ratio  

(d)   A.P.

Answer: (c)

120. If the second term in the expansion 

(a)   4

(b)   3

(c)   12

(d)   6

Answer: (a)


121. In the given sentence, find out which part has an error. The letter of that part will be your answer. If there is no error, mark (d) as your answer.

She is a brilliant teacher (a)/ but of her three children (b)/ neither has any merit. (c)/ No error (d)

Answer: (c)

122. Find the synonym of the word IMPECCABLE

(a)   Remarkable

(b)   Unbelievable

(c)   Flawless

(d)   Displeasing

Answer: (c)

123. Find the antonym of the word AMELIORATE

(a)   Improve

(b)   Depend

(c)   Soften

(d)   Worsen

Answer: (d)

124. Find the meaning of the given idiom A bold from the blue

(a)   An unpleasant event

(b)   An inexplicable event

(c)   A delayed event

(d)   An unexpected event

Answer: (d)

125. Read the passage and answer the given question There seems to be no chilly distance existing between the German students and the professor, but, on the contrary, a companionable intercourse, the opposite of chilliness and reserve. When the professor enters a beer hall in the evening where students are gathered together, these rise up and take off their caps and invite the old gentleman to sit with them and partake. He accepts, and the pleasant talk and the beer flow for an hour or two, and by and by the professor, properly charged and comfortable, gives a cordial good night, while the students stand bowing and uncovered, and then he moves on his happy way homeward with all his vast cargo of learning afloat in  his hold. Nobody finds fault or feels outraged. no harm has been done.

What does the author mean by the phrase ‘no chilly distance’?

(a)   Professor’s home is not very far from the beer hall.

(b)   Students and the professor are very friendly with each other.

(c)   The weather is not very chilly in Germany.

(d)   The professor being very strict scares the students quite a few times as in the beer hall.

Answer: (b)

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