# CBSE 10th Maths Exam 2021: Important MCQs from Chapter-2 Polynomials with Detailed Solutions

Check the important MCQ questions with answers from Class 10 Maths Chapter 2 - Polynomials. PDF of all questions is also provided for download.

*CBSE 10th Maths Exam 2020: Important MCQs from Chapter-2 Polynomials with Detailed Solutions*

Get here MCQs on Class 10 Maths Chapter 2- Polynomials. All these questions are provided with answers and detailed solutions. Students can also download all the solved MCQs in PDF format so that they may practice with these questions in offline mode as well. All these questions are quite important for the upcoming CBSE Class 10 Maths Board Exam 2021.

**Note- Following topics have been excluded from the revised CBSE Class 10 Maths Syllabus:**

Statement and simple problems on division algorithm for polynomials with real coefficients.

Students must prepare according to the revised syllabus only.

**Check below the solved MCQs from Class 10 Maths Chapter 2 Polynomials****:**

**1.** The zeroes of the quadratic polynomial x^{2} + 99x + 127are

(A) both positive

(B) both negative

(C) one positive and one negative

(D) both equal

**Answer: (B)**

**2.** If the zeroes of the quadratic polynomial x^{2} + bx + c , c ≠ 0are equal, then

(A) c and a have opposite signs

(B) c and b have opposite signs

(C) c and a have the same sign

(D) c and b have the same sign

**Answer: (C)**

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**3.** The number of polynomials having zeroes as –2 and 5 is

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) more than 3

**Answer: (D)**

**4.** The degree of the polynomial (x + 1)(x^{2} – x – x^{4} +1) is:

(A)2

(B) 3

(C) 4

(D) 5

**Answer: (D)**

**Explanation:** Since the highest degree variable in first bracket is x and in second bracket is x^{4} on multiplying x with x^{4}.the highest power we obtain is 5.

**5.** If the zeroes of the quadratic polynomial x^{2} + (a + 1)x + b are 2 and –3, then

(A) a = –7, b = –1

(B) a = 5, b = –1

(C) a = 2, b = – 6

(D) a = 0, b = – 6

**Answer: (D)**

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**6.** Given that one of the zeroes of the cubic polynomial ax^{3} + bx^{2} + cx + d is zero, the product of the other two zeroes is

(A) –c/a

(B) c/a

(C) 0

(D) 3

**Answer: (B)**

**7.** If one of the zeroes of the cubic polynomial x^{3} + ax^{2} + bx + c is –1, then the

Product of the other two zeroes is

(A) b – a + 1

(B) b – a – 1

(C) a – b + 1

(D) a – b –1

**Answer: (A)**

**8.** If one of the zeroes of the quadratic polynomial (k – 1)x^{2} + kx + 1 is –3, then the value of k is

(A) 4/3

(B) – 4/3

(C) 2/3

(D) – 2/3

**Answer: (A)**

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**10.** The value of p for which the polynomial x^{3} + 4x^{2} –px + 8 is exactly divisible by (x – 2) is:

(A) 0

(B) 3

(C) 5

(D) 16

**Answer: (D)**

**11.** If sum of the squares of zeroes of the quadratic polynomial 6x^{2} + x + k is 25/36, the value of k is:

(A) 4

(B) – 4

(C) 2

(D) – 2

**Answer: (D)**

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**12.** If α and β are zeroes of x^{2} – 4x + 1, then 1/α + 1/β – αβ is

(A) 3

(B) 5

(C) –5

(D) –3

**Answer: (A)**

**13.** If (x + 1) is a factor of x^{2}− 3ax +3a − 7, then the value of a is:

(A) 1

(B) –1

(C) 0

(D) –2

**Answer: (A)**

**14.** If one of the zeroes of a quadratic polynomial of the form x^{2} + ax + b is the negative of the other, then it

(A) has no linear term and the constant term is negative.

(B) has no linear term and the constant term is positive.

(C) can have a linear term but the constant term is negative.

(D) can have a linear term but the constant term is positive

**Answer: (A)**

**15.** If α, β are zeroes of x^{2} –6x + k, what is the value of k if 3α + 2β = 20?

(A)–16

(B) 8

(C) 2

(D) –8

**Answer: (A)**

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