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SSC CGL level Question Set 33, Algebra

33rd SSC CGL level Question Set, 9th on Algebra

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This is the 33rd question set of 10 practice problem exercise for SSC CGL exam and 9th on topic Algebra.

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33rd question set - 10 problems for SSC CGL exam: 9th on topic Algebra - answering time 15 mins

Q1. If $x = 2.361$, $y=3.263$, and $z=5.624$, then the value of $x^3 + y^3 - z^3 + 3xyz$ is,

  1. 35.621
  2. 1
  3. 0
  4. 19.277

Q2. If $6 + \displaystyle\frac{1}{x}=x$, then the value of $x^4 + \displaystyle\frac{1}{x^4}$ is,

  1. 1444
  2. 1442
  3. 1448
  4. 1446

Q3. If $x^2 + \displaystyle\frac{1}{x^2} = 66$, then the value of $\displaystyle\frac{x^2 - 1 + 2x}{x}$ is,

  1. $\pm{8}$
  2. $6, -10$
  3. $10, -6$
  4. $\pm{4}$

Q4. Find the minimum value of $2x^2 - (x - 3)(x + 5)$, where $x$ is real,

  1. 20
  2. 14
  3. -12
  4. 8

Q5. If $x+y=7$ then the value of $x^3 + y^3 + 21xy$ is,

  1. 243
  2. 143
  3. 443
  4. 343

Q6. If $x=\displaystyle\frac{\sqrt{3}}{2}$ then the value of $\displaystyle\frac{\sqrt{1+x} + \sqrt{1-x}}{\sqrt{1+x} - \sqrt{1-x}}$ will be,

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

Q7. If $p^3 + 3p^2 + 3p = 7$ then the value of $p^2 + 2p$ is,

  1. 3
  2. 4
  3. 5
  4. 6

Q8. If $\left(x + \displaystyle\frac{1}{x}\right)^2 = 3$ then the value of $(x^{72} + x^{66} + x^{54} + x^{36} + x^{24} + x^6 + 1)$ is,

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

Q9. If $a^2 + b^2 + c^2 = 2(a -b -c) -3$, then $4a - 3b + 5c$ is,

  1. 3
  2. 2
  3. 5
  4. 6

Q10. If $3x + \displaystyle\frac{1}{2x} = 5$, then the value of $8x^3 + \displaystyle\frac{1}{27x^3}$ is,

  1. $118\frac{1}{2}$
  2. $0$
  3. $30\frac{10}{27}$
  4. $1$

Solutions to the problems

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