Question 1 |

The security system at an IT office is composed of 10 computers of which exactly four are
working. To check whether the system is functional, the officials inspect four of the
computers picked at random (without replacement). The system is deemed functional if at
least three of the four computers inspected are working. Let the probability that the system is deemed functional be denoted by p. Then 100p= _____________.

9.2 | |

11.9 | |

15.6 | |

19.2 |

Question 1 Explanation:

Question 2 |

Each of the nine words in the sentence "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy og" is
written on a separate piece of paper. These nine pieces of paper are kept in a box. One of the pieces is drawn at random from the box. The expected length of the word drawn is
_____________. (The answer should be rounded to one decimal place)

2.5 | |

2.9 | |

3.8 | |

4.6 |

Question 2 Explanation:

Question 3 |

The maximum number of edges in a bipartite graph on 12 vertices is _____.

24 | |

36 | |

48 | |

60 |

Question 3 Explanation:

Question 4 |

If the matrix A is such that

\begin{bmatrix} 2\\ -4\\ 7 \end{bmatrix}\begin{bmatrix} 1 &9 &5 \end{bmatrix}

Then the determinant of A is equal to ________.

\begin{bmatrix} 2\\ -4\\ 7 \end{bmatrix}\begin{bmatrix} 1 &9 &5 \end{bmatrix}

Then the determinant of A is equal to ________.

0 | |

1 | |

2 | |

3 |

Question 4 Explanation:

Question 5 |

A non-zero polynomial f(x) of degree 3 has roots at x = 1,x = 2 and x = 3. Which one of the following must be TRUE?

f(0)f(4) \lt 0 | |

f(0)f(4) \gt 0 | |

f(0)+f(4) \gt 0 | |

f(0)+f(4) \lt 0 |

Question 5 Explanation:

There are 5 questions to complete.