## Arithmetic Progression MCQ

Q1. How many three-digit numbers are divisible by 6?

a) 196

b) 149

c) 150

d) 151

Ans: c ) 150

Q2. If a, b, c are in arithmetic progression then:

i) 2a = b + c

ii) 2c = a + b

iii) 3b = 2a + 3c

iv) 2b = a + c

Ans: d) 2b = a + c

Q3. For which value of k; the series 2, 3 + k and 6 are in A.P.?

a) 4

b) 3

c) 1

d) 2

Ans: c) 1

Q4. How many terms are there in 20, 25, 30 . . . . . . 140?

A. 22

B. 25

C. 23

D. 24

Answer: Option B

Q5. Find the first term of an AP whose 8th and 12th terms are respectively 39 and 59.

A. 5

B. 6

C. 4

D. 3

E. 7

Answer: Option C

Q6. The sum of the first 16 terms of an AP whose first term and third term are 5 and 15 respectively is

A.600

B.765

C.640

D.680

E.690

Answer: Option D

Q7. The 7^{th} and 21^{st} terms of an AP are 6 and -22 respectively. Find the 26^{th} term

A.-34

B.-32

C.-12

D.-10

E.-16

Answer: Option B

Q8. What is the sum of the first 12 terms of an arithmetic progression if the first term is -19 and last term is 36?

A.192

B.230

C.102

D.214

Answer: Option C

Q9. The 3^{rd} and 7^{th} terms of an arithmetic progression are -9 and 11 respectively. What is the 15^{th} term?

A.28

B.87

C.51

D.17

Answer: Option C

Q10. What is the sum of the first 12 terms of an arithmetic progression if the 3^{rd} term is -13 and the 6^{th} term is -4?

A. 67

B. 45

C. -30

D. -48

Answer: Option C

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