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Mathematics For Class 11 Binomial Theorem Q 1 State binomial theorem for (x + a)n.

Q 2 Write the general term for (x - a)n. Q 3 Write the general term of (x2 - y)6. Q 4 Find the middle term in the expansion of

Q 5 Find the coefficient of x2 in the expansion of (x + 1)6. Q 6 Find the number of terms in the expansion of [(x + y)3(x - y)3]2. Q 7 Find

the sum of binomial coefficients in the expansion of (5x-3y)16 .


Q 8 Find

the sum of binomial coefficients in the expansion of (2x+y)11).


Q 9 Find

the number of terms in the expansion of (2x+y )32.


Q 10 Find

the number of terms in the expansion of (x+y+z) 10.


Q 11 Find the term independent of x in the expansion of

. Marks (2)

Q 12 Find a if the 17th and 18th terms of the expansion (2 + a)50 are equal. Marks (3) Q 13 Which is larger (1.1)1000 or 1000? Marks (3)

Q 14 Marks (3) Q 15 Show that 9n + 1 - 8n - 9 is divisible by 64, whenever n is a positive integer. Marks (3)

Q 16 Expand the expression: Marks (3)

Q 17 Marks (4) Q 18 Using binomial theorem prove that 6n - 5n always leaves remainder 1 when divided by 25. Marks (4)

Q 19 Find the term independent of x in the expansion of Marks (4) Q 20 The coefficients of three consecutive terms in the expansion of (1 + a)r are in the ratio 1 : 7 : 42. Find n. Marks (4)

the coefficient of x9y2 in the expansion of (x+5y)11.


Q 21 Find

Marks (4) Q 22 Expand

(2x+3)6 by using the binomial theorem.


Marks (4)

the coefficient of x8y3 in the expansion of (x-2y)11.


Q 23 Find Marks (4)

Q 24 Marks (4)

the coefficient of x9 in the expansion of (3+2x)15.


Q 25 Find Marks (4)

Q 26

Marks (4)

the expansion of (1+a)m+n, prove that coefficients of am and an are equal.


Q 27 In Marks (4)

a if the coefficients of x2 and x3 in the expansion of (3+ax)9 are equal.


Q 28 Find Marks (4) Q 29 If the coefficients of ar - 1, ar and ar + 1 in the expansion of (1 + a)n are in arithmetic progression, prove
that n2 - n(4r + 1) + 4r2 - 2 = 0.

Marks (6)

Q 30 Find n, if the ratio of the fifth term from the beginning to the fifth from the end in the expansion of

Marks (6) Q 31 Find the coefficient of x5 in the expansion of the product (1 + 2x)6(1 - x)7. Marks (6)

Q 32 Expand using binomial theorem Marks (6) Q 33 Find a, b and n in the expansion of (a + b)n, if the first three terms of the expansion are 729, 7290 and
30375, respectively.

Marks (6)

Q 34

Marks (6)

Q 35

Marks (6)

Most Important Questions Q1


Is the following true or false? The binomial coefficients which are equidistant from the beginning and end are equal.

Q 2 What is a binomial?

Q3

What is the number of terms in the expansion of

Q4 Expand

Q 5 Find the coefficient of x3 in the expansion of (1 + x + x2)3. Q 6 Expand (2x + 3y)5 using the binomial theorem.

Q 7 Find the coefficient of x5 in the expansion of (1 + 2x)6(1 - x)7. Q 8 Which number is larger: (1.01)1000000 or 10,000?

Q 9 Expand

Q 10 Find the coefficient of x4 in the expansion of (1 + 2x)6(1 - x)7.

Q 11 Expand (2 + x + x2)3. Q 12 If P be the sum of odd terms and Q that of even terms in the expansion of (x + y)n then prove that (x + y)2n + (x - y)2n = 2(P2 + Q2).

Q 13

Q 14 If P be the sum of odd terms and Q that of even terms in the expansion of (x + y)n then prove that (x2 - y2)n = P2 - Q2. Q 15 The first three terms in the expansion (1 + ax)n are 1 + 12x + 64x2. Find n and a. Q 16 Use the binomial theorem to find the exact value of (10.1)5.

Q 17 Can the binomial theorem be applied to A. negative and B. fractional indices?

Q 18 Find the tenth term in the expansion of (2x - y)11?

Q 19 Write the middle term of

Q 20 Find the general term in the expansion of (3 + x)10. Q 21 Find the coefficient of x15 in the expansion of (x - x2)10.

Q 22 Write the middle term or terms of

Q 23 Find the greatest coefficient in the expansion of (1 + x)10.

Q 24 Find the third term from the end in the expansion of

Q 25 Find the general term in the expansion of

Q 26 If the 21st and 22nd terms in the expansion of (1 + x)44 are equal then find the value
of x.

Q 27 Find the greatest coefficient in the expansion of (1 + x)11.

Q 28 If the 4th term in the expansion of


and a.

, find the values of n

Q 29 Find numerically the greatest term in the expansion of (2 - 3x)7 when x = 1.

Q 30 Find the term independent of x in the expansion of

Q 31 Prove that the middle term in the expansion of [1 + x]2n is

; n being a positive integer.

Q 32 If the coefficients of x7 and 1/x7 inare equal, prove that ab = 1.