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TOPIC CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY

Part 1: Subjective Questions

1. Discuss the continuity of f(x) = [

Ans. f(x) is discontinuous when x

{

], where [.] denotes the greatest integer function. }

2. Let y = f(x) be defined parametrically as y =

discuss continuity.

, x

Ans. f(x) =

0

= f(x) is continuous for all real x

,

0

x

<

0

|

|

|

|

Then, at x = 0, find f(x) and

3. Discuss the continuity of the function

F(x) = Ans. F(x) is discontinuous at x = 1

at x = 1

4. Let f(x) = | | | | , = b , x = 0
4. Let f(x) =
|
| |
|
,
=
b
,
x = 0
=
,
0 < x <

Determine a and b such that f(x) is continuous at x=0.

Ans. a=

and b=

5. Let f(x+y) = f(x) + f(y)

x, y

R. If f(x) is continuous at x =0, show that f(x) is continuous for all real x.

6. Find the points of discontinuity of y =

, where u =

.

Ans. Discontinuous at x =

, 1, 2

7.

Let f(x) = 1 + x, 0 = 3 x, 2 < x

x

2

3

Determine the function g(x) = f( f(x) ) and hence find the points of discontinuity of g, if any.

Ans. g(x) = 2+x , 0

x < 1

= 2x, 1 < x

2

= 4x , 2< x

3

g(x) is continuous in [0, 3] {1, 2}

8. Find the left hand derivative of f(x) = [x] sin (

greatest integer function. Ans. LHD (x=k) = (1) k (k1)

x) at x = k, where k is an integer and [.] denotes the

9. If f(x) = x3,

x<0

= x 2 3x+2, x

0 and let

g(x) = f(| |) + | | Discuss the continuity and differentiability of g(x). Ans. g(x) is continuous in R-{0} and differentiable in R {0, 1, 2}.

10. Let f(x) = ||

at

|

|, find fof (x) and discuss its continuity and differentiability. Also, find derivative of

Ans. fof(x) = x 2

,

x < 2

= x + 2

,

2

x < 1

= 1

x

,

x < 0

= x

,

0

x < 1

= 2 x

,

1

x < 2

= x > 2

x 2

,

 

fof(x) is continuous

x

R and differentiable in R {2, 1, 0, 1, 2}.

11. Find the number of points of non differentiability of f(x) = max { sin x, cos x, 0} in (0, 2n

Ans. 3n

12. If f(x)

=

2|

| and

g(x) =

min

{ f(t) : 2

t

x, 2

x

0}

=

max

{f(t) : 0

t

x, 0

x

3}

(i) Draw the graph of f(x) and discuss its continuity and differentiability.

(ii) Find and draw the graph of g(x). Also, discuss its continuity and differentiability.

Ans. f(x) is continuous

x

R and differentiable in R-{0}

g(x) =

2

x

1

=

1

,

1

x < 0

=

0

,

0

x

< 2

=

x

2

)

g(x) is continuous in R {0} and differentiable in R {0, 2}.

13. Let f(x) = max {4, 1 +

Ans. x =

},

14. Find a and b so that the function

f(x) = x + a

sin x,

0

x <

=

2x cot x + b ,

x

= a cos2 x b sinx,

< x

is continuous

Ans. a =

x

,

b =

[0,

].

15. Let f

x, y

x

R. Find the points where f(x) is not differentiable

R. If f’ exists and is equal to a d f = , fi d f’ x .

A s. f’ x = –1

16. If f(x) + f(y) = f

Ans. f

a d f’ =

x, y

R (xy

and

2. Find f

a d f’

17. Let f(x) = g(x) = min f(x) ; x

t

x + 1,

and

1

x

1

= x 10 ;

x

1

Discuss the continuity and differentiability of g(x) in [1,

Ans. g(x) is continuous g(x) is differentiable

).

x

[1,

)

x

[1,

 

) {1}.

is continuous at x = 1 and g(1) =

18. If g(x) =

value of 2g(1) + 2f(1) h(1). Assume that f(x) and h(x) are continuous at x = 1. Ans. 2g(1) + 2f(1) h(1) = 1

(

)

, then find the

19. Let

R R which is continuous at x =

f(x) f(

R. Prove that a function f: R

)

x

R.

R is differentiable at x =

and satisfies

) = g(x) (x

, if and only if there is a function g:

20. Let f be a function such that f(xy) = f(x) f(y)

= 0. Find the value of

Ans.

log

x, y

R and f(1 + x) = 1 + x (1 + g(x) ), where

g(x)

TOPIC CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY

Part 2: Objective Questions Level 1

 

f(x) exists where f(x) =

 

 

1. If

 

, x < 0

 

0,

 

=

Then P equals

 

, x

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

2. If f(x) = [

], where [.] denotes the greatest integer function, then

(a)

f(x) is continuous at x = 0

(b) f(x) is differentiable at x =

(c)

f(x) is continuous in

(d) f(x) is differentiable in

3. Let f(x) =

The value to be assigned to f(x) at x = 0 so that f(x) is continuous at x = 0, is

(a) a b

(b) a

+

b

(c) ln(ab)

(d) None of these

[

] , where [x] is the greatest integer function,

4. The function f(x) =

(a) is discontinuous at some x

f’ x exists fo all x f’ x exists fo all x ut f” x does ot exist d is o ti uous fo all x ut f’ x does ot exist fo so e x.

[

]

5.

If f(x) = x (

), then

(a)

f(x) is continuous but not differentiable at x=0

f’ exists (d) None of these

(c)

f(x) is non-differentiable at x=0

 

6.

The set of points where f(x) =

| | is differentiable, is

(a)

(

)

(b) (0,

(c) (

, 0)

(0,

(d) None of these

7.

If f(x) =

cos

, x

0 and f(0)=0, then f(x) will be continuous and differentiable at x=0 if

(a)

p>0

(b) p>1

 

(c) 0<p<1

(d) p>

 

8. The values of a, b and c which make the function f(x) =

, x < 0

 

= c

, x = 0

=

, x > 0

continuous at x = 0, are

 

(a)

a =

, b = 0, c =

(b) a =

, b

0, c =

(c)

a =

, b

0, c =

(d) None of these

 
   

9.

The set of points of discontinuity of the function f(x) =

 

is given by

(a)

n

, n

I

(b) n

, n

I

(c)

n

, n

I

(d) n

, n

I

10. Let f(x) = [3 + 2cos x], x

points of discontinuity of f(x) is

, where [.] denotes the greatest integer function. The number of

(a) 3

11. If f(x) =

=

(b) 2

|

|

,

|

|

,

|

|

|

|

1 ,

1

(c) 5

then f(x) is

(d) None of these

(a)

discontinuous and non differentiable at x = 1, 0, 1

(b)

discontinuous and non differentiable at x = 1, whereas continuous and differentiable at x = 0 and

x = 1

(c) discontinuous and non differentiable at x = 1 and x = 1, whereas continuous and differentiable at

x = 0

(d)

None of these

12.

If f(x) =

, then at x = 0

(a)

f(x) is continuous as well as differentiable

(b) f(x) is differentiable but not continuous (d) f(x) is neither continuous nor differentiable

(c)

f(x) is continuous but not differentiable

13. If f(x) = x[x],

0

= (x1) [2], 2

x

x < 2,

3

where [.] denotes the greatest integer function, then

a oth f’ a d f’ ) do not exist f’ exists ut f’ does ot exist

f’ exists ut f’ does ot exist d oth f’ a d f’ exists

14.

Let f(x +y) = f(x) f(y)

x,y where f(0)

. If f 5 = a d f’ = , the f’ 5 e uals

(a)

6

(b) 0

(c) 1

(d) 3

15.

Let f(x) = [x] and g(x) = 0, x

I

=

,

, where

I

[.] denotes the greatest integer function. Then,

(a)

gof is continuous

 

(b) gof is differentiable (d) fog is differentiable at all x except x =

 

(c)

fog is continuous

n

N

16.

Which of the following functions is differentiable at x = 0?

 

(a)

cos |

|

|

|

(b) cos |

|

|

|

(c)

sin |

|

|

|

(d) sin |

|

|

|

 

{

} , x

 

17.

If f(x) =

If f(x) =

,

= 1 , x where {.} denotes the fractional part function, then

(a)

f(x) is continuous at x

(b)

f(x) exists, but f(x) is not continuous at x =

(c)

f(x) does not exist

(d)

f(x) = 1

18. If

,

(

<

) are the points of discontinuity of the function f( f(x) ), where f(x) =

, then the set of

values of a for which the points (

,

) and

(a,

) lie on the same side of the line x + 2y 3 = 0, is

(a)

(b)

(c) (1,

 

)

(d)

19.

If f(x) = x + tan x and g(x) is the inverse of f(x), then g’ x is e ual to

(a)

(b)

(c)

 

(d)

 
 

 

20.

The function f(x) =

is

(a)

continuous in R

 

(b)

discontinuous at x =

,

 

(c)

non differentiable at x = (2n +1)

, n

I su h that f’ x =

{

}

(d) co ti uous a d diffe e tia le i R su h that f’ x =

x.

TOPIC CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY

Part 3: Objective Questions Level II

1. The function y=f(x), defined parametrically, x=2t |

| and y =

| | is non differentiable at x=

(a)

0

(b) 1

(c) 2

(d) 3

 

2.

Let f: R

R is a function which satisfies f

f(x) + (

)

x, y

R. If f’

0, then f(10)

equals

 

(a)

5

(b) 10

(c) 20

(d) 10

 

3.

Let f(x) =

and g(x) = max f(t), 0

t

x & 0

x

1

= 3 x Then g(x) is non differentiable at x =

, 1 < x

2

(a)

(b)

(c) 1

(d)

4.

Let y = f(x) be a differentiable function

x

R and satisfies f(x) = x +

 

z f(z) dz +

f(z) dz. Then

f(119) equals

(a)

9,500

(b) 9,700

(c) 9,800

(d) 9,900

5.

Let f be a differentiable function such that f(x) =

f(xt)dt. Then f(x) equals

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

6.

Let g(x) = ln f(x), where f(x) is a twice differentiable positive function on (0,

) such that f(x+1) = xf(x).

The , fo N= , , , …… g” (a) 4 {

}

(c) 4 {

}

g”

is equal to (b) 4 {

(d) 4 {

7. Let f be a real valued function defined on the interval (0,

which of the following statements is/are true?

}

}

), by f(x) = lnx +

dt. Then,

a f” x exists fo all x

 

(0 ,

)

(b)

f’ x exists fo all x

(0 ,

a d f’ is o ti uous o ,

)

(c)

There exists

1 such that |

|

|

| for all x

x

) but not differentiable in (0 , )

(0 ,

(0 ,

(d)

There exists

such that |

|

|

|

)

8.

If f(x) = max |

|

then

 

(a)

f(x) is continuous

x

R

(b) f(x) is differentiable

x

R

(c)

f(x) is non-differentiable at three points only

(d) f(x) is non-differentiable at four points only.

9.

If f:R

R be a one-one, onto and differentiable function and the graph of y=f(x) is symmetrical about

the point (4,0), then

(a)

(2010) +

(-2010)

8

(b)

f(x) dx = 0

If f’ 100)>0, then roots of

 

may be non-real

d if f’ = , the f’ 2) = 20

10. If f(x) =

[

]

[

] where [.] represents the greatest integer function, then

}

(a)

domain of f(x) = (ln2, ln2)

(b) range of f(x) = {

(c)

f(x) has a removable discontinuity at x = 0

(d) f(x) =

has only one solution

11. Let f: R

R be a differentiable function satisfying f(x) = f(y) f(xy)

{.} de otes the f a tio al pa t fu tio a d f’ 3) =

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

. Then |

x, y

R and f’ =

| is equal to

12. Let f(x) = max{|

(a)both f(x) and g(x) are non-differentiable at 5 points

|

||

|

|} and g(x) = min{|

|

||

|

|}, then

{

} dx, where

(b)

f(x) is not differentiable at 5 points whereas g(x) is non-differentiable at 7 points.

(c)

number of points of non-differentiability for f(x) and g(x) are 7 and 5 respectively.

13. Let f(x) be continuous and differentiable for all x

the f’ x e uals

R and f(x+y) = f(x) + f(y) 3xy. If

7,

(a)

3x

(b) 7

(c) 3x + 7

(d) 2f(x) + 7

14.

Let f(x) =

sin

, x

0

 

, n

I, then

 

= 0

, x = 0

 

(a)

f(x) exists for every n

 

1

(b) f is continuous at x = 0 for n

1

(c)

f is differentiable at x = 0 for n

 

1

(d) None of these

15.

Let f(x) =

|

| dt, then

 

(a)

f(x) is continuous in [1, 1]

 

(b) f(x) is differentiable in [1, 1] d f’ x is diffe e tia le i [–1, 1]

 

f’ x is o ti uous i [–1, 1]

 

16.

A function f(x) satisfies the relation f(x+y) = f(x) + f(y) + xy(x+y)

x, y

R. If f’(0) = 1, then

(a)

f(x) is a polynomial function

(b) f(x) is an exponential function

R

(c)

f(x) is twice differentiable

x

d f’ = 8

17.If f(x)

atu al u e . If f’

0 be a real valued function satisfying

0 then f(5) + f(10) equals

(

)

and

is a

(a)

5

(b) 6

(c) 7

(d) 8

 

18.

Let f(x) be a function satisfying f(x+y) = f(x) f(y)

 

x, y

R. If f(x) = 1+x

(x) +

(x)

(x) where

 

(x) = a and

 

x = , the f’ x is e ual to

 

(a)

(a+b) f(x)

 

(b) af(x)

(c) bf (x)

 

(d) None of these

19.

If f(x) =

is such that | ] is

|

|

|

1 and |

|

, then least value of K, such

that |

|

K

x

[

 

(a)

(b) 1

(c)

(d)

 

20.

If

(a is a finite number), then which of the following is/are true?

 

(a)

f’

(b)

f’

(c)

f”

(d)

f”’

ANSWER KEY’S

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Part 2: Objective Questions Level 1

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TOPIC CONTINUITY AND DIFFERENTIABILITY

Part 3: Objective Questions Level 2

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