# RD Sharma solutions for Class 12 Maths chapter 10 - Differentiability [Latest edition]

## Chapter 10: Differentiability

Exercise 10.1Exercise 10.2Others
Exercise 10.1 [Pages 10 - 11]

### RD Sharma solutions for Class 12 Maths Chapter 10 Differentiability Exercise 10.1 [Pages 10 - 11]

Exercise 10.1 | Q 1 | Page 10

Show that f(x) = |x − 2| is continuous but not differentiable at x = 2.

Exercise 10.1 | Q 2 | Page 10

Show that f(x) = x1/3 is not differentiable at x = 0.

Exercise 10.1 | Q 3 | Page 10

Show that $f\left( x \right) =${(12x, -,13, if , x≤3),(2x^2, +,5, if x,>3):} is differentiable at x = 3. Also, find f'(3).

Exercise 10.1 | Q 4 | Page 10

Show that the function f defined as follows, is continuous at x = 2, but not differentiable thereat:

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}3x - 2, & 0 < x \leq 1 \\ 2 x^2 - x, & 1 < x \leq 2 \\ 5x - 4, & x > 2\end{cases}$
Exercise 10.1 | Q 5 | Page 10

Discuss the continuity and differentiability of the

$f\left( x \right) = \left| x \right| + \left| x - 1 \right| \text{in the interval} \left( - 1, 2 \right)$
Exercise 10.1 | Q 6 | Page 10

Find whether the function is differentiable at x = 1 and x = 2

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}x & x \leq 1 \\ \begin{array} 22 - x \\ - 2 + 3x - x^2\end{array} & \begin{array}11 \leq x \leq 2 \\ x > 2\end{array}\end{cases}$
Exercise 10.1 | Q 7 | Page 10

Show that the function

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}x^m \sin\left( \frac{1}{x} \right) & , x \neq 0 \\ 0 & , x = 0\end{cases}$

(i) differentiable at x = 0, if m > 1
(ii) continuous but not differentiable at x = 0, if 0 < m < 1
(iii) neither continuous nor differentiable, if m ≤ 0

Exercise 10.1 | Q 8 | Page 10

Find the values of a and b so that the function

$f\left( x \right)\begin{cases}x^2 + 3x + a, & \text { if } x \leq 1 \\ bx + 2 , &\text { if } x > 1\end{cases}$ is differentiable at each x ∈ R.
Exercise 10.1 | Q 9 | Page 10

Show that the function

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\left| 2x - 3 \right| \left[ x \right], & x \geq 1 \\ \sin \left( \frac{\pi x}{2} \right), & x < 1\end{cases}$ is continuous but not differentiable at x = 1.

Exercise 10.1 | Q 10 | Page 11

If $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}a x^2 - b, & \text { if }\left| x \right| < 1 \\ \frac{1}{\left| x \right|} , & \text { if }\left| x \right| \geq 1\end{cases}$  is differentiable at x = 1, find a, b.

Exercise 10.1 | Q 11 | Page 11

Find the values of a and b, if the function f defined by

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}x^2 + 3x + a & , & x \leqslant 1 \\ bx + 2 & , & x > 1\end{cases}$ is differentiable at = 1.
Exercise 10.2 [Page 16]

### RD Sharma solutions for Class 12 Maths Chapter 10 Differentiability Exercise 10.2 [Page 16]

Exercise 10.2 | Q 1 | Page 16

If f is defined by f (x) = x2, find f'(2).

Exercise 10.2 | Q 2 | Page 16

If is defined by  $f\left( x \right) = x^2 - 4x + 7$ , show that $f'\left( 5 \right) = 2f'\left( \frac{7}{2} \right)$

Exercise 10.2 | Q 3 | Page 16

Show that the derivative of the function f given by

$f\left( x \right) = 2 x^3 - 9 x^2 + 12x + 9$, at x = 1 and x = 2 are equal.
Exercise 10.2 | Q 4 | Page 16

If for the function

$\Phi \left( x \right) = \lambda x^2 + 7x - 4, \Phi'\left( 5 \right) = 97, \text { find } \lambda .$

Exercise 10.2 | Q 5 | Page 16

If  $f\left( x \right) = x^3 + 7 x^2 + 8x - 9$

, find f'(4).

Exercise 10.2 | Q 6 | Page 16

Find the derivative of the function f defined by f (x) = mx + c at x = 0.

Exercise 10.2 | Q 7 | Page 16

Examine the differentialibilty of the function f defined by

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}2x + 3 & \text { if }- 3 \leq x \leq - 2 \\ \begin{array}xx + 1 \\ x + 2\end{array} & \begin{array} i\text { if } - 2 \leq x < 0 \\\text { if } 0 \leq x \leq 1\end{array}\end{cases}$

Exercise 10.2 | Q 8 | Page 16

Write an example of a function which is everywhere continuous but fails to differentiable exactly at five points.

Exercise 10.2 | Q 9 | Page 16

Discuss the continuity and differentiability of f (x) = |log |x||.

Exercise 10.2 | Q 10 | Page 16

Discuss the continuity and differentiability of f (x) = e|x| .

Exercise 10.2 | Q 11 | Page 16

Discuss the continuity and differentiability of

$f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\left( x - c \right) \cos \left( \frac{1}{x - c} \right), & x \neq c \\ 0 , & x = c\end{cases}$
Exercise 10.2 | Q 12 | Page 16

Is |sin x| differentiable? What about cos |x|?

[Page 17]

### RD Sharma solutions for Class 12 Maths Chapter 10 Differentiability [Page 17]

Q 1 | Page 17

Define differentiability of a function at a point.

Q 2 | Page 17

Is every differentiable function continuous?

Q 3 | Page 17

Is every continuous function differentiable?

Q 4 | Page 17

Give an example of a function which is continuos but not differentiable at at a point.

Q 5 | Page 17

If f (x) is differentiable at x = c, then write the value of

$\lim_{x \to c} f \left( x \right)$
Q 6 | Page 17

If f (x) = |x − 2| write whether f' (2) exists or not.

Q 7 | Page 17

Write the points where f (x) = |loge x| is not differentiable.

Q 8 | Page 17

Write the points of non-differentiability of

$f \left( x \right) = \left| \log \left| x \right| \right| .$
Q 9 | Page 17

Write the derivative of f (x) = |x|3 at x = 0.

Q 10 | Page 17

Write the number of points where f (x) = |x| + |x − 1| is continuous but not differentiable.

Q 11 | Page 17

If  $\lim_{x \to c} \frac{f\left( x \right) - f\left( c \right)}{x - c}$  exists finitely, write the value of  $\lim_{x \to c} f\left( x \right)$

Q 12 | Page 17

Write the value of the derivative of f (x) = |x − 1| + |x − 3| at x = 2.

Q 13 | Page 17

If  $f \left( x \right) = \sqrt{x^2 + 9}$ , write the value of

$\lim_{x \to 4} \frac{f\left( x \right) - f\left( 4 \right)}{x - 4} .$
[Pages 17 - 20]

### RD Sharma solutions for Class 12 Maths Chapter 10 Differentiability [Pages 17 - 20]

Q 1 | Page 17

Let f (x) = |x| and g (x) = |x3|, then

•  f (x) and g (x) both are continuous at x = 0

• f (x) and g (x) both are differentiable at x = 0

• f (x) is differentiable but g (x) is not differentiable at x = 0

•  f (x) and g (x) both are not differentiable at x = 0

Q 2 | Page 17

The function f (x) = sin−1 (cos x) is

• discontinuous at x = 0

• continuous at x = 0

• differentiable at x = 0

• none of these

Q 3 | Page 17

The set of points where the function f (x) = x |x| is differentiable is

• $\left( - \infty , \infty \right)$

• $\left( - \infty , 0 \right) \cup \left( 0, \infty \right)$

• $\left( 0, \infty \right)$

• $\left[ 0, \infty \right]$

Q 4 | Page 17

If $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\frac{\left| x + 2 \right|}{\tan^{- 1} \left( x + 2 \right)} & , x \neq - 2 \\ 2 & , x = - 2\end{cases}$  then f (x) is

• continuous at x = − 2

• not continuous at x = − 2

• differentiable at x = − 2

• continuous but not derivable at x = − 2

Q 5 | Page 18

Let $f\left( x \right) = \left( x + \left| x \right| \right) \left| x \right|$

• f is continuous

•  f is differentiable for some x

• f' is continuous

• f'' is continuous

Q 6 | Page 18

The function f (x) = e|x| is

• continuous everywhere but not differentiable at x = 0

• continuous and differentiable everywhere

• not continuous at x = 0

• none of these

Q 7 | Page 18

The function f (x) = |cos x| is

• everywhere continuous and differentiable

• everywhere continuous but not differentiable at (2n + 1) π/2, n ∈ Z

• neither continuous nor differentiable at (2n + 1) π/2, n ∈ Z

• none of these

Q 8 | Page 18

If $f\left( x \right) = \sqrt{1 - \sqrt{1 - x^2}},\text{ then } f \left( x \right)\text { is }$

• continuous on [−1, 1] and differentiable on (−1, 1)

• continuous on [−1, 1] and differentiable on
$\left( - 1, 0 \right) \cup \left( 0, 1 \right)$

• continuous and differentiable on [−1, 1]

• none of these

Q 9 | Page 18

If $f\left( x \right) = a\left| \sin x \right| + b e^\left| x \right| + c \left| x \right|^3$

• $a = b = c = 0$

• $a = 0, b = 0; c \in R$

• $b = c = 0, a \in R$

• $c = 0, a = 0, b \in R$

Q 10 | Page 18

If $f\left( x \right) = x^2 + \frac{x^2}{1 + x^2} + \frac{x^2}{\left( 1 + x^2 \right)} + . . . + \frac{x^2}{\left( 1 + x^2 \right)} + . . . . ,$

then at x = 0, f (x)

• has no limit

• is discontinuous

• is continuous but not differentiable

• is differentiable

Q 11 | Page 18

If $f\left( x \right) = \left| \log_e x \right|, \text { then}$

• $f' \left( 1^+ \right) = 1$

• $f' \left( 1 \right) = - 1$

• $f' \left( 1 \right) = 1$

• $f' \left( 1 \right) = - 1$

Q 12 | Page 18

If $f\left( x \right) = \left| \log_e |x| \right|$

• f (x) is continuous and differentiable for all x in its domain

• f (x) is continuous for all for all × in its domain but not differentiable at x = ± 1

•  (x) is neither continuous nor differentiable at x = ± 1

• none of these

Q 13 | Page 18

Let $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\frac{1}{\left| x \right|} & for \left| x \right| \geq 1 \\ a x^2 + b & for \left| x \right| < 1\end{cases}$ If f (x) is continuous and differentiable at any point, then

• $a = \frac{1}{2}, b = - \frac{3}{2}$

• $a = - \frac{1}{2}, b = \frac{3}{2}$

• a = 1, b = − 1

• none of these

Q 14 | Page 18

The function f (x) = x − [x], where [⋅] denotes the greatest integer function is

• continuous everywhere

• continuous at integer points only

• continuous at non-integer points only

• differentiable everywhere

Q 15 | Page 18

Let $f\left( x \right)\begin{cases}a x^2 + 1, & x > 1 \\ x + 1/2, & x \leq 1\end{cases}$ . Then, f (x) is derivable at x = 1, if

• a = 2

• a = 1

• a = 0

• a = 1/2

Q 16 | Page 19

Let f (x) = |sin x|. Then,

• f (x) is everywhere differentiable.

• f (x) is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at x = n π, n ∈ Z

• f (x) is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at  $x = \left( 2n + 1 \right)\frac{\pi}{2}, n \in Z$

• none of these

Q 17 | Page 19

Let f (x) = |cos x|. Then,

• f (x) is everywhere differentable

•  f (x) is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at x = n π, n ∈ Z

• f (x) is everywhere continuous but not differentiable at $x = \left( 2n + 1 \right)\frac{\pi}{2}, n \in Z$.

• (d) none of these

Q 18 | Page 19

The function f (x) = 1 + |cos x| is

• continuous no where

• continuous everywhere

•  not differentiable at x = 0

• not differentiable at x = n π, n ∈ Z

Q 19 | Page 19

The function f (x) =  |cos x| is

• differentiable at x = (2n + 1) π/2, n ∈ Z

•  continuous but not differentiable at x = (2n + 1) π/2, n ∈ Z

• neither differentiable nor continuous at x = n ∈ Z

•  none of these

Q 20 | Page 19

The function $f\left( x \right) = \frac{\sin \left( \pi\left[ x - \pi \right] \right)}{4 + \left[ x \right]^2}$ , where [⋅] denotes the greatest integer function, is

• continuous as well as differentiable for all x ∈ R

• continuous for all x but not differentiable at some x

• differentiable for all x but not continuous at some x.

• none of these

Q 21 | Page 19

Let f (x) = a + b |x| + c |x|4, where a, b, and c are real constants. Then, f (x) is differentiable at x = 0, if

• a = 0

• b = 0

• c = 0

• none of these

Q 22 | Page 19

If f (x) = |3 − x| + (3 + x), where (x) denotes the least integer greater than or equal to x, then f (x) is

• continuous and differentiable at x = 3

• continuous but not differentiable at x = 3

• differentiable nut not continuous at x = 3

• neither differentiable nor continuous at x = 3

Q 23 | Page 19

If $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\frac{1}{1 + e^{1/x}} & , x \neq 0 \\ 0 & , x = 0\end{cases}$  then f (x) is

• continuous as well as differentiable at x = 0

• continuous but not differentiable at x = 0

• differentiable but not continuous at x = 0

• none of these

Q 24 | Page 19

If $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}\frac{1 - \cos x}{x \sin x}, & x \neq 0 \\ \frac{1}{2} , & x = 0\end{cases}$

then at x = 0, f (x) is

• continuous and differentiable

• differentiable but not continuous

• continuous but not differentiable

• neither continuous nor differentiable

Q 25 | Page 20

The set of points where the function f (x) given by f (x) = |x − 3| cos x is differentiable, is

• R

• R − {3}

• (0, ∞)

• none of these

Q 26 | Page 20

Let $f\left( x \right) = \begin{cases}1 , & x \leq - 1 \\ \left| x \right|, & - 1 < x < 1 \\ 0 , & x \geq 1\end{cases}$ Then, f is

• continuous at x = − 1

• differentiable at x = − 1

• everywhere continuous

• everywhere differentiable

## Chapter 10: Differentiability

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