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General Aptitude

1

The straight line x + 2y = 1 meets the coordinate axes at A and B. A circle is drawn through A, B and the origin. Then the sum of perpendicular distances from A and B on the tangent to the circle at the origin is

A

$$4\sqrt 5 $$

B

$${{\sqrt 5 } \over 2}$$

C

$$2\sqrt 5 $$

D

$${{\sqrt 5 } \over 4}$$

Equation of circle

(x $$-$$ 1) (x $$-$$ 0) + (y $$-$$ 0) (y $$-$$ $${1 \over 2}$$) = 0

$$ \Rightarrow $$ x

Equation of tangent of region is 2x + y = 0

$$\ell $$

= $${{4 + 1} \over {2\sqrt 5 }} = {{\sqrt 5 } \over 2}$$

2

A square is inscribed in the circle x^{2} + y^{2}
– 6x + 8y – 103 = 0 with its sides parallel to the coordinate axes.
Then the distance of the vertex of this square which is nearest to the origin is :

A

$$\sqrt {137} $$

B

6

C

$$\sqrt {41} $$

D

13

R $$ = \sqrt {9 + 16 + 103} = 8\sqrt 2 $$

OA $$ = 13$$

OB $$ = \sqrt {265} $$

OC $$ = \sqrt {137} $$

OD $$ = \sqrt {41} $$

3

Two circles with equal radii are intersecting at the points (0, 1) and (0, –1). The tangent at the point (0, 1) to one of the circles passes through the centre of the other circle. Then the distance between the centres of these circles is :

A

$$2\sqrt 2 $$

B

$$\sqrt 2 $$

C

2

D

1

In $$\Delta $$APO

$${\left( {{{\sqrt 2 r} \over 2}} \right)^2} + {1^2} = {r^2}$$

$$ \Rightarrow $$ $$r = \sqrt 2 $$

So distance between centres $$ = \sqrt 2 r = 2$$

4

If a variable line, 3x + 4y – $$\lambda $$ = 0 is such that the two circles x^{2} + y^{2} – 2x – 2y + 1 = 0 and x^{2} + y^{2} – 18x – 2y + 78 = 0 are on its opposite sides, then the set of all values of $$\lambda $$ is the interval :

A

(23, 31)

B

(2, 17)

C

[13, 23]

D

[12, 21]

Centre of circles are opposite side of line

(3 + 4 $$-$$ $$\lambda $$) (27 + 4 $$-$$ $$\lambda $$) < 0

($$\lambda $$ $$-$$ 7) ($$\lambda $$ $$-$$ 31) < 0

$$\lambda $$ $$ \in $$ (7, 31)

distance from S_{1}

$$\left| {{{3 + 4 - \lambda } \over 5}} \right| \ge 1 \Rightarrow \lambda \in ( - \infty ,2] \cup [(12,\infty ]$$

distance from S_{2}

$$\left| {{{27 + 4 - \lambda } \over 5}} \right| \ge 2 \Rightarrow \lambda \in ( - \infty ,21] \cup [41,\infty )$$

so $$\lambda \in \left[ {12,21} \right]$$

(3 + 4 $$-$$ $$\lambda $$) (27 + 4 $$-$$ $$\lambda $$) < 0

($$\lambda $$ $$-$$ 7) ($$\lambda $$ $$-$$ 31) < 0

$$\lambda $$ $$ \in $$ (7, 31)

distance from S

$$\left| {{{3 + 4 - \lambda } \over 5}} \right| \ge 1 \Rightarrow \lambda \in ( - \infty ,2] \cup [(12,\infty ]$$

distance from S

$$\left| {{{27 + 4 - \lambda } \over 5}} \right| \ge 2 \Rightarrow \lambda \in ( - \infty ,21] \cup [41,\infty )$$

so $$\lambda \in \left[ {12,21} \right]$$

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