1

GATE CE 2003

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The vector field $$\,F = x\widehat i - y\widehat j\,\,$$ (where $$\widehat i$$ and $$\widehat j$$ are unit vectors) is

2

GATE CE 1999

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

For the function $$\phi = a{x^2}y - {y^3}$$ to represent the velocity potential of an ideal fluid, $${\nabla ^2}\,\,\phi $$ should be equal to zero. In that case, the value of $$'a'$$ has to be

3

GATE CE 1996

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The directional derivative of the function $$f(x, y, z) = x + y$$ at the point $$P(1,1,0)$$ along the direction $$\overrightarrow i + \overrightarrow j $$ is

4

GATE CE 1995

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The derivative of $$f(x, y)$$ at point $$(1, 2)$$ in the direction of vector $$\overrightarrow i + \overrightarrow j $$ is $$2\sqrt 2 $$ and in the direction of the vector $$ - 2\overrightarrow j $$ is $$-3.$$ Then the derivative of $$f(x,y)$$ in direction $$ - \overrightarrow i - 2\overrightarrow j $$ is

Questions Asked from Vector Calculus (Marks 1)

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GATE CE Subjects

Construction Material and Management

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Engineering Mechanics

Transportation Engineering

Strength of Materials Or Solid Mechanics

Reinforced Cement Concrete

Steel Structures

Environmental Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

Structural Analysis

Geotechnical Engineering

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

General Aptitude