# If r 2 r 2r 1 3r 2 n n1 a 2 1 1 n(n 1) (n 1) (n 1)(3n 4) 2 2 – – D = – – – — then the value of n 1 r r 1 – = å

Question:

If $\Delta_{r}=\left|\begin{array}{ccc}r & 2 r-1 & 3 r-2 \\ \frac{n}{2} & n-1 & a \\ \frac{1}{2} n(n-1) & (n-1)^{2} & \frac{1}{2}(n-1)(3 n-4)\end{array}\right|$

then the value of $\sum_{r=1}^{n-1} \Delta_{r}$

1. depends only on a

2. depends only on $\mathrm{n}$

3. depends both on a and $n$

4. is independent of both a and $n$

Correct Option: 4

JEE Main Previous Year 1 Question of JEE Main from Mathematics Matrices and Determinants chapter.
JEE Main Previous Year Online April 19, 2014

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