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# JEE Main 2020 Maths Paper With Solutions Shift 1 Sept 4

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## JEE Main 2020 Maths Paper With Solutions Sep 4 Shift 1

September 4 Shift 1 – Maths
Question 1.Let y = y(x) be the solution of the differential equation, xy’-y = x2(xcosx+sinx),x > 0. If y(π) = π, then y’’(π/2)+y(π/2) is equal to:
a) 2+(π/2)+(π2/4)
b) 2+(π/2)
c) 1+(π/2)
d) 1+(π/2)+ (π2/4)

xy’-y = x2(x cosx + sinx) x > 0, y(π) =π

y’-(1/x)y = x(x cosx+sin x)

I.F =

$$\begin{array}{l}e^{-\int\frac{1}{x}dx }\end{array}$$

= e– ln x

= 1/x

y(1/x) = ∫(1/x)x(x cos x+sin x) dx

(y/x) = ∫(x cos x+ sin x) dx

(y/x) = ∫ (d/dx)(x sin x) dx

(y/x) = x sin x+C

y = x2 sin x+Cx

x = π, y = π

π = πC

C = 1

y = x2 sin x+x

y(π/2) = (π2/4)+(π/2)

y’ = 2x sinx+x2cosx+1

y’’ = 2sinx+2xcosx+2x cosx-x2sinx

y’’(π/2) = 2-(π2/4)

y(π/2)+ y’’(π/2) = 2+π/2

Question 2. The value of
$$\begin{array}{l}\sum_{r=0}^{20} \: ^{50-r}C_{6}\end{array}$$
is equal to:

a) 51C730C7
b) 51C7+30C7
c) 50C730C7
d) 50C630C6

$$\begin{array}{l}\sum_{r=0}^{20} \: ^{50-r}C_{6}\end{array}$$

= 50C6+49C6+48C6+…+31C6+30C6

Add and subtract 30C7

Using nCr+ nCr-1 = n+1Cr

30C6+30C7 = 31C7

31C6+31C7 = 32C7

Similarly solving

51C730C7

Question 3. Let [t] denote the greatest integer ≤ t. Then the equation in x, [x]2+2[x+2]-7 = 0 has:

a) exactly four integral solutions.
b) infinitely many solutions.
c) no integral solution.
d) exactly two solutions.

[x]2+2[x+2]-7 = 0

[x]2 +2[x]-3 = 0

let [x] = y

y2+3y-y -3 = 0

(y -1)(y+3) = 0

[x] = 1 or [x] = -3

x ∈ [1,2) or x ∈ [-3,-2)

Question 4. Let P(3, 3) be a point on the hyperbola, (x2/a2)-(y2/b2) = 1. If the normal to it at P intersects the x-axis at (9, 0) and e is its eccentricity, then the ordered pair (a2, e2) is equal to:
a) (9, 3)
b) (9/2, 2)
c) (9/2, 3)
d) (3/2, 2)

(x2/a2)-(y2/b2) = 1

Point P(3, 3) on hyperbola.

(9/a2)-(9/b2) = 1 ..(i)

Equation of normal (a2x/3)+(b2y)/3 = a2e2

At x axis y = 0

a2x/3 = a2e2

x = 3e2 = 9

3e2 = 9

e2 = 3

e = √3

e2 = 1+b2/a2 = 3

b2 = 2a2 ..(ii)

Put in equation 1

(9/a2)-(9/2a2) = 1

(9/2a2) = 1

a2 = 9/2

(a2, e2) = (9/2,3)

Question 5. Let (x2/a2)+(y2/b2) = 1 (a>b) be a given ellipse, length of whose latus rectum is 10. If its eccentricity is the maximum value of the function, Φ(t) = (5/12)+t-t2, then a2+b2 is equal to:
a) 135
b) 116
c) 126
d) 145

L.R = 2b2/a = 10 ..(i)

Φ(t) = (5/12)-(t-1/2)2+(1/4)

= (8/12)-(t-1/2)2

Φ(t)max = 2/3 = e

e2 = 1-(b2/a2)

= 4/9

b2/a2 = 5/9

From (i)

b2/a.a = 5/9

5/a = 5/9

a = 9

b2 = 45

a2+b2 = 81+45 = 126

Question 6. Let
$$\begin{array}{l}f(x) = \int \frac{\sqrt{x}}{(1+x)^{2}}dx\end{array}$$
, x≥0. Then f(3)-f(1) is equal to:

a) (-π/6)+(1/2)+(√3/4)
b) (π/6)+(1/2)-(√3/4)
c) (-π/12)+(1/2)+(√3/4)
d) (π/12)+(1/2)-(√3/4)

$$\begin{array}{l}f(x) = \int \frac{\sqrt{x}}{(1+x)^{2}}dx\end{array}$$

Substituting x = tan2t

dx = 2tan t sec2t dt

f(x) =

$$\begin{array}{l}\int \frac{\tan t. 2\tan t\sec ^{2}t}{\sec ^{4}t}dt\end{array}$$

f(x) = 2∫sin2t dt

x = 3 t = π/3

x = 1 t = π/4

Question 7. If 1+(1-22×1)+(1-42×3)+(1-62×5)+……+(1-202×19) = α – 220β, then an ordered pair (α, β) is equal to:
a) (10,97)
b) (11,103)
c) (11,97)
d) (10,103)

Tn = 1-(2n)2(2n-1)

= 1-4n2(2n-1)

= 1-8n3+4n2

Sn =

$$\begin{array}{l}\sum_{n=1}^{10}T_{n}\end{array}$$

= n-∑8n3+∑4n2

= n-8×(n2(n+1)2/4)+4n(n+1)(2n+1)/6

S10 = 10-2×100×121 +(2/3)×10×11×21

= 10-24200+1540

= 10-22660

Sum of series = 11-220×103

= α – 220β

α = 11

β = 103

Question 8. The integral
$$\begin{array}{l}\int \left ( \frac{x}{x\sin x+\cos x} \right )^{2}dx\end{array}$$
is equal to: (where C is a constant of integration)

a) tan x-(x sec x/(x sin x+cos x))+C
b) sec x-(x tan x/(x sin x+cos x))+C
c) sec x+(x tan x/(x sin x+cos x))+C
d) tan x+(x sec x/(x sin x+cos x))+C

$$\begin{array}{l}\int \left ( \frac{x}{x\sin x+\cos x} \right )^{2}dx\end{array}$$

= tan x-(x sec x/(x sin x+cos x))+C

Question 9. Let f(x)= |x-2| and g(x) = f(f(x)) ,x∈0,4]. Then
$$\begin{array}{l}\int_{0}^{3}(g(x)-f(x))dx\end{array}$$
is equal to:

a) 1/2
b) 0
c) 1
d) 3/2

f(x) = |x-2| =

$$\begin{array}{l}\left\{\begin{matrix} x-2, & x\geq 2\\ 2-x, & x< 2 \end{matrix}\right.\end{array}$$

g(x) = ||x-2|-2| =

$$\begin{array}{l}\left\{\begin{matrix} \left | x-4 \right |, & x\geq 2\\ \left | x \right |, & x< 2 \end{matrix}\right.\end{array}$$

=

$$\begin{array}{l}\left\{\begin{matrix} 4-x, & x\in [2,4)\\ x-4 ,&x\geq 4 \\ x, & x\in [0,2) \end{matrix}\right.\end{array}$$
$$\begin{array}{l}\int_{0}^{3}(g(x)-f(x))dx\end{array}$$

=

$$\begin{array}{l}\int_{0}^{3}g(x)dx-\int_{0}^{3}f(x)dx\end{array}$$

= [(1/2)×2×2+1+(1/2)×1×1]-[(1/2)×2×2+(1/2)×1×1)]

= (7/2)-(5/2)

= 1

Question 10. Let x0 be the point of local maxima of f(x) =
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}.(\vec{b}\times \vec{c})\end{array}$$
where
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}= x\hat{i}-2\hat{j}+3\hat{k}\end{array}$$
,
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{b}= -2\hat{i}+x\hat{j}-\hat{k}\end{array}$$
and
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{c}= 7\hat{i}-2\hat{j}+x\hat{k}\end{array}$$
. Then the value of
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}.\vec{b}+\vec{b}.\vec{c}+\vec{c}.\vec{a}\end{array}$$
at x = x0 is:

a) -22
b) -4
c) -30
d) 14

$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}.(\vec{b}\times \vec{c})\end{array}$$

=

$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{vmatrix} x & -2 & 3\\ -2 & x & -1\\ 7 & -2 & x \end{vmatrix}\end{array}$$

= x(x2-2)+2(-2x+7)+ 3(4-7x)

= x3-2x- 4x+14+12-21x

f(x) = x3– 27x+26

f’(x) = 3x2-27 = 0

x = 3

f’’(x) = 6x

at x = 3, f” (3) = 6×3= 18 > 0

at x = -3, f” (-3) = 6×3 = -18 < 0

Max at x0 = -3

$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}= (-3,-2,3)\end{array}$$
,
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{b}= (-2,-3,-1)\end{array}$$
,
$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{c}= (7,-2,-3)\end{array}$$

So

$$\begin{array}{l}\vec{a}.\vec{b}+\vec{b}.\vec{c}+\vec{c}.\vec{a}\end{array}$$

= 6+6-3-14+6+3-21+4-9

= 25-47

= -22

Question 11.A triangle ABC lying in the first quadrant has two vertices as A(1,2) and B(3,1). If BAC = 900 and ar(ΔABC) = 5√5 s units, then the abscissa of the vertex C is:
a) 1+√5
b) 1+2√ 5
c) 2√5-1
d) 2+√5

AB = √(4+1) = √5

(1/2)×√5×x = 5√5

x = 10

mAB = -1/2

mAC = 2 = tanθ

Since sinθ = 2/√5

cosθ = 1/√5

by parametric co-ordinates

a = 1+ xcosθ = 1+10×1/√5

= 1+2√5

Question 12.Let f be a twice differentiable function on (1,6). If f(2) = 8, f’(2) = 5, f’(x) ≥1 and f’’(x) ≥4, for all x ∈ (1,6), then:
a) f(5)+f’(5) ≥28
b) f’(5)+f’’(5) ≤20
c) f(5) ≤10
d) f(5)+f’(5) ≤26

f(2) = 8, f’(2) = 5, f’(x) ≥1 and f’’(x) ≥4,

x∈(1,6)

adding (1) and (2) we get,

f(5)+f’(5) ≥28

Question 13.Let α and β be the roots of x2-3x+p = 0 and 1/γ and 1/δ be the roots of x2-6x+q = 0. If α, β, γ, δ form a geometric progression. Then ratio (2q+p): (2q-p) is:
a) 33 :31
b) 9 : 7
c) 3 : 1
d) 5 : 3

Roots of x2-3x+p = 0 are α and β.

The roots of x2-6x+q = 0 are γ and δ.

α + β = 3

γ + δ = 6

α = a , β = ar, γ = ar2, δ = ar3

a(1+r) = 3 …(i)

ar2(1+r) = 6 …(ii)

Divide (ii) by (i)

r2 = 2

α.β = p = a2r

γ.δ = q = a2r5

(2q+p)/(2q-p) = (2r4+1)/( 2r4-1)

= (2×22+1)/( 2×22-1) = 9/7

Question 14. Let u = (2z+i)/(z-ki), z = x+iy and k>0. If the curve represented by Re(u) +Im(u) =1 intersects the y-axis at the points P and Q where PQ =5, then the value of k is:
a) 4
b) 1/2
c) 2
d) 3/2

u = (2z+i)/(z-ki)

z = x+iy

Re(u)+Img(u) = 1

2x2+(2y+1)(y -k )+x+2xk = x2 + (y-k)2

at y – axis, x = 0

(2y +1)(y- k) = (y- k )2

2y2 +y- 2yk- k = y2+k2-2yk

Roots of y2+y-(k +k2) = 0 are y1 and y2

Diff. of roots = 5

√(1+4k+4k2) = 5

4k2+4k = 24

k2+k-6 = 0

(k +3)(k-2) = 0

k = 2

Question 15. If A =
$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{bmatrix} \cos \theta & i\sin \theta \\ i\sin \theta & \cos \theta \end{bmatrix}\end{array}$$
, (θ = π/24) and A5 =
$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{bmatrix} a & b\\ c& d \end{bmatrix}\end{array}$$
, where i = √-1, then which one of the following is not true?

a) a2-d2 = 0
b) a2-c2 = 1
c) 0 ≤a2+b2 ≤1
d) a2-b2 = 1/2

A =

$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{bmatrix} \cos \theta & i\sin \theta \\ i\sin \theta & \cos \theta \end{bmatrix}\end{array}$$

A2 =

$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{bmatrix} \cos \theta & i\sin \theta \\ i\sin \theta & \cos \theta \end{bmatrix} \begin{bmatrix} \cos \theta & i\sin \theta \\ i\sin \theta & \cos \theta \end{bmatrix}\end{array}$$

a = d = cos (5θ)

b = c = i sin (5θ)

a2-b2 = cos25θ + sin2

= 1

Question 16. The mean and variance of 8 observations are 10 and 13.5, respectively. If 6 of these observations are 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 15, then the absolute difference of the remaining two observations is:
a) 3
b) 9
c) 7
d) 5

(5+7+10+12+14+15+x+y)/8 = 10

x+y = 17 ..(i)

Variance = (52+72+102+122+142+152+x2+y2)/8 -100 = 13.5

(739+x2+y2)/8 – 100 = 13.5

x2+y2 = 169 ..(ii)

∴ x = 12, y = 5

|x-y| = 7

Question 17. A survey shows that 63% of the people in a city read newspaper A whereas 76% read newspaper B. If x% of the people read both the newspapers, then a possible value of x can be:
a) 37
b) 29
c) 65
d) 55

n(B) ≤n(A∪B) ≤n(U)

76 ≤76+63-x ≤100

-63 ≤-x ≤-39

63 ≥x ≥ 39

Question 18.Given the following two statements

(S1): (q˅p)→(p ↔ ~q) is a tautology.

(S2): ~q ˄ (~p ↔ q) is a fallacy. Then:

a) only (S1) is correct.
b) both (S1) and (S2) are correct.
c) only (S2) is correct
d) both (S1) and (S2) are not correct.

Question 19. Two vertical poles AB = 15 m and CD = 10 m are standing apart on a horizontal ground with points A and C on the ground. If P is the point of intersection of BC and AD, then the height of P (in m) above the line AC is:
a) 5
b) 20/3
c) 10/3
d) 6

Using similar triangle concept

tan θ1 = 10/x = H/x1

x1 = Hx/10

tan θ2 = 15/x = H/x2

x2 = Hx/15

Since x1+x2 = x

(Hx/10)+( Hx/15) = x

15H+10H = 150

H = 150/25 = 6 m

Question 20. If (a+√2b cos x)( a-√2b cos y) = a2-b2, where a>b>0, then dy/dx at (π/4, π/4) is:
a) (a+b)/(a-b)
b) (a-2b)/(a+2b)
c) (a-b)/(a+b)
d) (2a+b)/(2a-b)

(a+√2b cos x)( a-√2b cos y) = a2-b2

Differentiating both sides w.r.t.y

-√2b sin x (dx/dy)(a-√2b cos y)+ (a+√2b cos x)(√2b sin y) = 0

x = y = π/4

-b(dx/dy) (a-b)+(a+b)b = 0

dx/dy = (a+b)/(a-b)

Question 21. Suppose a differentiable function f(x) satisfies the identity f(x+y) = f(x)+f(y)+xy2+x2y,for all real x and y. If
$$\begin{array}{l}\lim_{x\to0}\frac{f(x)}{x}=1\end{array}$$
then f’(3) is equal to:

f(x+y) = f(x)+f(y)+xy2+x2y

x = y = 0

f(0) = 2f(0)

f(0) = 0

Now,

f’(x) = 1+0+x2

f’(x) = 1+x2

f’(3) = 10

Question 22.If the equation of a plane P, passing through the intersection of the planes, x+4y-z+7 = 0 and 3x+y+5z = 8 is ax+by+6z = 15 for some a, b∈R, then the distance of the point (3,2,-1) from the plane P is ….. units.

p1+λp2 = 0

(x +4y-z+7)+λ(3x+y+5z-8) = ax+by+6z-15

(1+3λ)/a = (4+λ)/b = (-1+5λ)/6 = (7-8λ)/-15

∴ 15-75λ = 42-48λ

-27 = 27λ

= -1

∴ plane is -2x+3y-6z+15 = 0

d = |-6+6+6+15)/√(4+9+36)|

= 3 units

Question 23. If the system of equations

x-2y+3z = 9

2x+y+z = b

x-7y+az = 24, has infinitely many solutions, then a-b is equal to:

D = 0

$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{vmatrix} 1 & -2& 3\\ 2 & 1 & 1\\ 1& -7 & a \end{vmatrix}\end{array}$$
= 0

1(a +7)+2(2a -1)+3(-14-1) = 0

a+7+4a-2-45 = 0

5a = 40

a = 8

D1 =

$$\begin{array}{l}\begin{vmatrix} 9 & -2& 3\\ b & 1 & 1\\ 24& -7 & 8 \end{vmatrix} = 0\end{array}$$

9(8+7)+2(8b-24)+3(-7b-24) = 0

135+16b-48-21b-72 = 0

15 = 5b

b = 3

Hence a – b = 8-3 = 5

Question 24.Let (2x2+3x+4)10 =
$$\begin{array}{l}\sum_{r =0}^{20}a_{r}x^{r}\end{array}$$
. Then a7/a13 is equal to:

Given (2x2+3x+4)10 =

$$\begin{array}{l}\sum_{r =0}^{20}a_{r}x^{r}\end{array}$$

Replace x by 2/x in above identity:

Now, comparing coefficient of x7 from both sides

(take r = 7 in L.H.S. and r = 13 in R.H.S)

210a7 = a13213

a7/a13 = 23 = 8

Question 25.The probability of a man hitting a target is 1/10. The least number of shots required, so that the probability of his hitting the target at least once is greater than 1/4 is:

Probability of hitting, P(H) = 1/10

probability of missing, P(M) = 9/10

We have, 1-(probability of all shots result in failure ) >1/4

= 1-P(M)n > 1/4

= 1-(9/10)n > 1/4

(9/10)n <3/4

n≥3