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In the following partial differential equation, $\theta$ is a function of $t$ and $z$, and $D$ and $K$ are functions of $\theta$ ... The above equation is a second order linear equation a second degree linear equation a second order nonlinear equation a second degree nonlinear equation
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The value of $\lim_{x\to\infty}\frac{x^25x+4}{4x^2+2x}$ is $0 \\$ $\large\frac{1}{4} \\$ $\large\frac{1}{2} \\$ $\:1$
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The true value of $\ln(2)$ is $0.69$. If the value of $\ln(2)$ is obtained by linear interpolation between $\ln(1)$ and $\ln(6)$, the percentage of absolute error (round off to the nearest integer), is $35$ $48$ $69$ $84$
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GATE2020CE14
The area of an ellipse represented by an equation $\frac{x^2}{a^2}+\frac{y^2}{b^2}=1$ is $\large\frac{\pi ab}{4}$ $\large\frac{\pi ab}{2}$ $\pi ab$ $\large\frac{4\pi ab}{3}$
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GATE2020CE118
The probability that a $50$ year flood may $\textbf{NOT}$ occur at all during $25$ years life of a project (round off to two decimal places), is _______.
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GATE2020CE126
For the Ordinary Differential Equation ${\large\frac{d^2x}{dt^2}}5{\large\frac{dx}{dt}}+6x=0$, with initial conditions $x(0)=0$ and ${\large\frac{dx}{dt}}(0)=10$, the solution is $5e^{2t}+6e^{3t}$ $5e^{2t}+6e^{3t}$ $10e^{2t}+10e^{3t}$ $10e^{2t}+10e^{3t}$
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A continuous function $f(x)$ is defined. If the third derivative at $x_i$ is to be computed by using the fourth order central finitedivideddifference scheme (with step length $=h$ ...
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GATE2020CE139
If $C$ represents a line segment between $(0,0,0)$ and $(1,1,1)$ in Cartesian coordinate system, the value (expressed as integer) of the line integral $\int_C [(y+z)dx+(x+z)dy+(x+y)dz] $ is ______
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Consider the system of equations $\begin{bmatrix}1&3&2 \\2&2&3 \\ 4&4&6 \\ 2&5&2 \end{bmatrix} \begin{bmatrix} x_1 \\ x_2 \\ x_3 \end{bmatrix} = \begin{bmatrix} 1 \\ 1 \\ 2 \\ 1 \end{bmatrix}$ The value of $x_3$(round off to the nearest integer), is ___________.
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GATE2020 CE21
The value of $\lim_{x\to\infty}\dfrac{\sqrt{9x^2+2020}}{x+7}\:\text{is}$ $\dfrac{7}{9}$ $1$ $3$ indeterminable
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The integral $\int\limits_{0}^{1} (5x^3 + 4x^2 + 3x + 2) dx$ is estimated numerically using three alternative methods namely the rectangular,trapezoidal and Simpson's rules with a common step size. In this context, which one of the following ... NONzero error. Only the rectangular rule of estimation will give zero error. Only Simpson's rule of estimation will give zero error.
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GATE2020 CE24
The following partial differential equation is defined for $u:u (x,y)$ $\dfrac{\partial u}{\partial y}=\dfrac{\partial^2 u}{\partial x^2}; \space y\geq0; \space x_1\leq x \leq x_2$ The set of auxiliary ... the equation uniquely, is three initial conditions three boundary conditions two initial conditions and one boundary condition one initial condition and two boundary conditions
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GATE2020 CE218
A fair (unbiased) coin is tossed $15$ times. The probability of getting exactly $8$ Heads (round off to three decimal places), is _______.
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GATE2020 CE224
Velocity distribution in a boundary layer is given by $\dfrac{u}{U_\infty} = \sin\large \left( \dfrac{\pi}{2}\dfrac{y}{\delta} \right)$, where $u$ is the velocity at vertical coordinate $y,\: U_\infty$ is the free stream velocity and $\delta$ is the boundary layer ... $\ s^{1}$, round off to two decimal places) at $y = 0$, is ________.
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GATE2020 CE226
An ordinary differential equation is given below $6\dfrac{d^2y}{dx^2}+\frac{dy}{dx}y=0$ The general solution of the above equation (with constants $C_1$ and $C_2$), is $y(x) = C_1e^\frac{x}{3} + C_2e^\frac{x}{2}$ $y(x) = C_1e^\frac{x}{3} + C_2e^\frac{x}{2}$ $ y(x) = C_1xe^\frac{x}{3} + C_2e^\frac{x}{2}$ $ y(x) = C_1e^\frac{x}{3} + C_2xe^\frac{x}{2}$
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GATE2020 CE227
A $4 \times 4$ matrix $[P]$ is given below $[P] = \begin{bmatrix}0 &1 &3 &0 \\2 &3 &0 &4 \\0 &0 &6 &1 \\0 &0 &1 &6 \end{bmatrix}$ The eigen values of $[P]$ are $0, 3, 6, 6$ $1, 2, 3, 4$ $3, 4, 5, 7$ $1, 2, 5, 7$
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GATE2020 CE239
The Fourier series to represent $x x^2$ for $\pi\leq x\leq \pi$ is given by $ xx^2 = \dfrac{a_0}{2} + \sum_{n=1}^{\infty} a_n\ \cos nx + \sum_{n=1}^{\infty} b_n\ \sin nx$ The value of $a_0$(round off to two decimal places), is ________.
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GATE2020 CE240
The diameter and height of a right circular cylinder are $3\: cm$ and $4\: cm$, respectively. The absolute error in each of these two measurements is $0.2\: cm$. The absolute error in the computed volume ( in $cm^3$ ,round off to three decimal places), is ________
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Consider the following simultaneous equations (with $c_1$ and $c_2$ being constants): $3x_1+2x_2=c_1$ $4x_1+x_2=c_2$ The characteristic equation for these simultaneous equation is $\lambda^2 – 4 \lambda – 5=0$ $\lambda^2 – 4 \lambda + 5=0$ $\lambda^2 + 4 \lambda – 5=0$ $\lambda^2 + 4 \lambda + 5=0$
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Let $w=f(x,y)$, where $x$ and $y$ are functions of $t$. Then, according to the chain rule, $\dfrac{dw}{dt}$ is equal to $\dfrac{dw}{dx} \dfrac{dx}{dt} + \dfrac{dw}{dy} \dfrac{dt}{dt} \\$ ... $\dfrac{d w}{dx} \dfrac{\partial x}{\partial t} + \dfrac{dw}{dy} \dfrac{\partial y}{ \partial t}$
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The divergence of the vector field $V=x^2 i + 2y^3 j + z^4 k$ at $x=1, \: y=2, \: z=3$ is ________
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GATE2017 CE220
A twofaced fair coin has its faces designated as head (H) and tail (T). This coin is tossed three times in succession to record the following outcomes: H, H, H. If the coin is tossed one more time, the probability (up to one decimal place) of obtaining H again, given the previous realizations of H, H and H, would be ________
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The tangent to the curve represented by $y=x \text{ ln }x$ is required to have $45^{\circ}$ inclination with the $x$axis. The coordinates of the tangent point would be $(1,0)$ $(0, 1)$ $(1,1)$ $(\sqrt{2}, (\sqrt{2})$
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Consider the following definite integral: $I= \int_0^1 \dfrac{(\sin ^{1}x)^2}{\sqrt{1x^2}} dx$. The value of the integral is $\dfrac{\pi ^3}{24} \\$ $\dfrac{\pi ^3}{12} \\$ $\dfrac{\pi ^3}{48} \\$ $\dfrac{\pi ^3}{64}$
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GATE2017 CE228
If $A = \begin{bmatrix} 1 & 5 \\ 6 & 2 \end{bmatrix}$ and $B= \begin{bmatrix} 3 & 7 \\ 8 & 4 \end{bmatrix}, \: AB^T$ is equal to $\begin{bmatrix} 38 & 28 \\ 32 & 56 \end{bmatrix}$ $\begin{bmatrix} 3 & 40 \\ 42 & 8 \end{bmatrix}$ $\begin{bmatrix} 43 & 27 \\ 34 & 50 \end{bmatrix}$ $\begin{bmatrix} 38 & 32 \\ 28 & 56 \end{bmatrix}$
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GATE2017 CE229
Consider the following secondorder differential equation: $y’’ – 4y’+3y =2t 3t^2$. The particular solution of the differential solution equation is $ – 2 2tt^2$ $ – 2tt^2$ $2t3t^2$ $ – 2 2t3 t^2$
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GATE2019 CE1: 1
Which one of the following is correct? $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\sin4x}{\sin2x})=2 $ and $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\tan x}{x})=1 \\$ $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\sin4x}{\sin2x})=1$ and $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\tan x}{x})=1 \\$ ... $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\sin4x}{\sin2x})=2$ and $\lim_{x\rightarrow 0} ( \dfrac{\tan x}{x})= \infty$
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Consider a twodimensional flow through isotropic soil along $x$ direction and $z$ direction. If $h$ is the hydraulic head, the Laplace's equation of continuity is expressed as $\dfrac{\partial h}{\partial x}+ \dfrac{\partial h}{\partial z} = 0 \\$ ...
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A simple massspring oscillatory system consists of a mass $m$, suspended from a spring of stiffness $k$. Considering $z$ as the displacement of the system at any time $t$, the equation of motion for the free vibration of the system is $m \ddot{z} + kz = 0$. The natural frequency of the system is $\dfrac{k}{m} \\$ $\sqrt{ \dfrac{k}{m}} \\$ $\dfrac{m}{k}\\$ $\sqrt{ \dfrac{m}{k}}$
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For a small value of $h$, the Taylor series expansion for $f(x+h)$ is $f(x)+h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2!}{f}''(x) + \dfrac{h^3}{3!}{f}'''(x)+\dots \infty \\$ $f(x)h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2!}{f}''(x)  \dfrac{h^3}{3!}{f}'''(x)+ \dots \infty \\$ ... $f(x)h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2}{f}''(x)  \dfrac{h^3}{3}{f}'''(x)+ \dots \infty $
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The probability that the annual maximum flood discharge will exceed $25000 \: m^3/s$, at least once in next $5$ years is found to be $0.25$. The return period of this flood event (in years, round off to $1$ decimal place is ________
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Which one of the following is NOT a correct statement? The function $\sqrt[x]{x}, \: (x>0)$, has the global maxima at $x=e$ The function $\sqrt[x]{x}, \: (x>0)$, has the global minima at $x=e$ The function $x^3$ has neither global minima nor global maxima The function $\mid x \mid$ has the global minima at $x=0$
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A onedimensional domain is discretized into $N$ subdomains of width $\Delta x$ with node numbers $i=0,1,2,3, \dots , N$. If the time scale is discretized in steps of $\Delta t$, the forwardtime and centeredspace finite difference approximation at i th node and n th time step, for the ...
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GATE2019 CE1: 30
Consider two functions: $x=\psi \text{ ln } \phi$ and $y= \phi \text{ ln } \psi$. Which one of the following is the correct expression for $\frac{\partial \psi}{\partial x}$? $\dfrac{x \: \text{ln } \psi}{\text{ln } \phi \text{ ln } \psi 1} \\$ ... $\dfrac{\: \text{ln } \psi}{\text{ln } \phi \text{ ln } \psi 1}$
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Consider the ordinary differential equation $x^2 \dfrac{d^2y}{dx^2} – 2x \dfrac{dy}{dx} +2y=0$. Given the values of $y(1)=0$ and $y(2)=2$, the value of $y(3)$ (round off to $1$ decimal place), is _________
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GATE2019 CE2: 1
Euclidean norm (length) of the vector $\begin{bmatrix} 4 & 2 & 6 \end{bmatrix}^T$ is $\sqrt{12}$ $\sqrt{24}$ $\sqrt{48}$ $\sqrt{56}$
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GATE2019 CE2: 2
The Laplace transform of $\sin h (\text{at})$ is $\dfrac{a}{s^2a^2} \\$ $\dfrac{a}{s^2 + a^2} \\$ $\dfrac{s}{s^2a^2} \\$ $\dfrac{s}{s^2+a^2}$
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The following inequality is true for all $x$ close to $0$. $2\dfrac{x^2}{3} < \dfrac{x \sin x}{1 \cos x} <2$ What is the value of $\underset{x \to 0}{\lim} \dfrac{x \sin x}{1 – \cos x}$? $0$ $1/2$ $1$ $2$
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What is curl of the vector field $2x^2y \textbf{i} + 5z^2 \textbf{j} – 4yz \textbf{k}$? $6z \textbf{i} + 4x \textbf{j} – 2x^2 \textbf{k}$ $6z \textbf{i}  8xy \textbf{j} + 2x^2 y\textbf{k}$ $ 14 z \textbf{i} + 6y \textbf{j} + 2x^2 \textbf{k}$ $14z \textbf{i} – 2x^2 \textbf{k}$
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The value of the function $f(x)$ is given at $n$ distinct values of $x$ and its value is to be interpolated at the point $x^*$, using all the $n$ points. The estimate is obtained first by the Lagrange polynomial, denoted by $I_L$, and then by the ... than $I_N$ $I_L$ and $I_N$ are always equal $I_L$ is always less than $I_N$ Not definite relation exists between $I_L$ and $I_N$
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