SSC CGL level Question Set 65, Trigonometry 6

65th SSC CGL level Question Set, topic Trigonometry 6

ssc cgl level question set 65 trigonometry 6

This is the 65th question set for the 10 practice problem exercise for SSC CGL exam and 6th on topic Trigonometry. You will find the answers to the questions along with list of related readings including the detailed conceptual solutions after the questions.

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Tutorial on Basic and rich concepts in Trigonometry and its applications.

Tutorial on Basic and rich concepts in Trigonometry part 2, proof of compound angle functions

Tutorial on Trigonometry concepts part 3, maxima or minima of Trigonometric expressions

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65th question set- 10 problems for SSC CGL exam: 6th on Trigonometry - testing time 12 mins

Problem 1.

If $2-cos^2 \theta=3sin \theta{cos \theta}$, where $sin \theta \neq cos \theta$, the value of $tan \theta$ is,

  1. $0$
  2. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}$
  3. $\displaystyle\frac{2}{3}$
  4. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{3}$

Problem 2.

If $sin \theta + cos \theta =\sqrt{2}cos(90^0- \theta)$, then $cot \theta$ is,

  1. $\sqrt{2}-1$
  2. $\sqrt{2}+1$
  3. $0$
  4. $\sqrt{2}$

Problem 3.

If $(a^2-b^2)sin \theta + 2abcos \theta=a^2+b^2$ then the value of $tan \theta$ is,

  1. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2ab}(a^2+b^2)$
  2. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}(a^2-b^2)$
  3. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}(a^2+b^2)$
  4. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2ab}(a^2-b^2)$

Problem 4.

The value of $sec \theta\left(\displaystyle\frac{1+sin \theta}{cos \theta}+\displaystyle\frac{cos \theta}{1+sin \theta}\right) - 2tan^2 \theta$ is,

  1. 4
  2. 0
  3. 2
  4. 1

Problem 5.

If $cot \theta + cosec \theta =3$, and $\theta$ an acute angle, the value of $cos \theta$ is,

  1. $1$
  2. $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}$
  3. $\displaystyle\frac{4}{5}$
  4. $\displaystyle\frac{3}{4}$

Problem 6.

If $xcos \theta - sin \theta=1$, then the value of $x^2-(1+x^2)sin \theta$ is,

  1. $1$
  2. $0$
  3. $2$
  4. $-1$

Problem 7.

If $\theta=60^0$, then the value of $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}\sqrt{1+ sin \theta} + \displaystyle\frac{1}{2}\sqrt{1- sin \theta}$ is,

  1. $cot \displaystyle\frac{\theta}{2}$
  2. $cos \displaystyle\frac{\theta}{2}$
  3. $sec \displaystyle\frac{\theta}{2}$
  4. $sin \displaystyle\frac{\theta}{2}$

Problem 8.

If $3sin \theta + 5cos \theta =5$, ($0\lt \theta \lt 90^0$), then the value of $5sin \theta-3cos \theta$ will be,

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 5
  4. 3

Problem 9.

If $tan \theta = \displaystyle\frac{1}{\sqrt{11}}$, and $0\lt \theta \lt 90^0$, then the value of $\displaystyle\frac{cosec^2 \theta - sec^2 \theta}{cosec^2 \theta + sec^2 \theta}$ is,

  1. $\displaystyle\frac{5}{6}$
  2. $\displaystyle\frac{3}{4}$
  3. $\displaystyle\frac{4}{5}$
  4. $\displaystyle\frac{6}{7}$

Problem 10.

If $tan^2 \theta=1-e^2$, then the value of $sec \theta + tan^3 \theta{cosec \theta}$ is equal to,

  1. $(2+e^2)^{\frac{3}{2}}$
  2. $(2+e^2)^{\frac{1}{2}}$
  3. $(2-e^2)^{\frac{3}{2}}$
  4. $(2-e^2)^{\frac{1}{2}}$

The answers to the questions are given below, but you will find the detailed conceptual solutions to these questions in SSC CGL level Solution Set 65 on Trigonometry 6.


Answers to the questions

Problem 1. Answer: b: $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}$.

Problem 2. Answer: a: $\sqrt{2}-1$.

Problem 3. Answer: d: $\displaystyle\frac{1}{2ab}(a^2-b^2)$.

Problem 4. Answer: Option c: 2.

Problem 5. Answer: c: $\displaystyle\frac{4}{5}$.

Problem 6. Answer: a: $1$.

Problem 7. Answer: b: $cos \displaystyle\frac{\theta}{2}$.

Problem 8. Answer: d: 3.

Problem 9. Answer: a: $\displaystyle\frac{5}{6}$.

Problem 10. Answer: c: $(2-e^2)^{\frac{3}{2}}$.


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