# SSC CGL Tier 1 Mock Test - 22

## 100 Questions MCQ Test SSC CGL Tier 1 - Mock Test Series 2017 | SSC CGL Tier 1 Mock Test - 22

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QUESTION: 1

### Directions (Q. Nos. 1-3) : In each of the following questions, select the related letter/word/number from the given alternatives. 335 : 216 :: 987 : ?

Solution:

As, 335 – 216 = 119
Similarly, 987 –868 = 119

QUESTION: 2

### Select the related letter/word/number from the given alternatives.  Metal : Conduction :: Plastic : ?

Solution:

As ‘Conduction’ is the property found in ‘Metal’, in t he same way ‘insulation’ is the property found in ‘Plastic’.

QUESTION: 3

### Select the related letter/word/number from the given alternatives.  BEGK : ADFJ :: PSVY : ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 4

Directions (Q. Nos. 4-6) : Find the odd word/letter/ number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

All except Chandelas were associated with ancient kingdoms in southern India, While Chandelas formed a kingdom in north India.

QUESTION: 5

Find the odd word/letter/ number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

In all others groups, the third and second letters are consecutive and first letter is 3 steps ahead of second.

QUESTION: 6

Find the odd word/letter/ number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

In all other pairs, first is essentially required to use the second.

QUESTION: 7

Which one set of letters, when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it.

a e b d _ f j g i _ k o l n _

Solution:

The sequence is

QUESTION: 8

From the given alternatives, find the word which can be formed from the letters used in word.

CONTROVERSY.

Solution:

STORY

QUESTION: 9

If GIVE is coded as 5137 and BAT is coded as 924, then how is GATE coded.

Solution:

Clearly, it can be seen that G is coded as
5, A-2, T-4, E-7. So GATE = 5247

QUESTION: 10

The animals who can walk are called swimmers, those who crawl are called flier, those living in water are called snakes and those who fly in the sky are called hunters. What will a lizard be called?

Solution:

As we know that Lizards are the animal who can crawl. So, they will be called flier.

QUESTION: 11

Four airplanes A, B, C and D of the Air Force started for a flight demonstration towards east. After flying 50 km, planes A and D flew towards right, planes B and C flew towards left. After 50 km, planes B and C flew towards their left, planes A and D also flew towards their left. In which direction are the airplanes A, B, D and C respectively flying now?

Solution:

Note : Consider all distances be 50 kms

QUESTION: 12

A number of friends decided to go for a picnic and planned to spend Rs. 96 on eatables. Unfortunately, four of them did not turn up. As a result, each had to contribute Rs. 4 extra amount. What will be eight more than the number of people who attended the picnic?

Solution:

Let the total number of friends be x and number of friends attended the meeting be x– 4. Then, we have

QUESTION: 13

When the following figure is folded to form a cube, how many dots will lie opposite to the face bearing five dots?

Solution:

When this figure is folded to form a cube then the face bearing three dots will lie opposite the face bearing five dots.

QUESTION: 14

In a row of children, Ravi is fourth from right and Shyam is second from left. When they interchange their positions, Ravi is ninth from right. What will be Shyam’s position from left?

Solution:

Shyam’s position from left
= 9 – (4 – 2)
= 9 – 2 = 7th

QUESTION: 15

What will be six more than the product of all numbers in the dial of a telephone?

Solution:

None of the above
As, 0 x 1 x 2 …. x 9 = 0
and 0 + 6 = 6

QUESTION: 16

Arrange the words given below in a meaningful sequence.

1. Caste
2. Family
3. Newly Married Couple
4. Clan
5. Species

Solution:

The correct order is :

QUESTION: 17

Anupam said to a lady sitting in a car, “The only daughter of the brother of my wife is the sister-in-law of the brother of your sister.” How is the husband of the lady related to Anupam.

Solution:

Anupam’s son-in-law is the brother of the lady who was sitting in the car. Hence, the husband is also the son-inlaw of Anupam.

QUESTION: 18

A student got twice as many sums wrong as he got right. If he solved 48 sums in all, how many did he solve correctly?

Solution:

Suppose boy got x sums right and 2x
sums wrong.
Then, we have
x+ 2x = 48
3x = 48
x = 16
So, he had solved 16 sums correctly.

QUESTION: 19

Directions (Q. Nos. 19 -20) : In the following questions, a series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series:

QAR, RAS, SAT, TAU, ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 20

4/12/11, 1/1/12, 29/1/12, 26/2/12, ?

Solution:

28 days after 26/2/12 is 25/3/12. As, in the given series the difference between two consecutive dates is 28 days. Note : 2012 was a leap year.

QUESTION: 21

Statement : A warning in a train compartment - “To stop train, pull the chain. Penalty for improper use is Rs. 500.”

Assumptions :
I. Some people misuse the alarm chain.
II. On certain occasions, people may want to stop  running train.

Solution:

Both assumptions I and II are implicit. Clearly, the penalty is imposed to prevent people from misusing the alarm chain. This means that some people misuse it. So, I is implicit. The alarm chain is provided to stop the running train at the time of urgency. So, II is also implicit.

QUESTION: 22

Which number is wrong in the given series?

9, 19, 40, 83, 170, 344

Solution:

QUESTION: 23

If A = 51 (714) 14; B = 61 (915) 15; C = 71 (1136) 16. Then, find the value of (?) in D = 81 (?) 17.

Solution:

714 = 51 x 14
915 = 61 x 15
1136 = 71 x 16
1377 = 81 x 17

QUESTION: 24

Find the number of triangles in the given figure.

Solution:

Simple triangles are EFH, BIC, GHJ, GIJ, EKD and CKD i.e. 6 in number. Triangles composed of two components are ABJ, AFJ, GCK, GEK, CED and GHI i.e. 6 in number.
Triangles composed of three components are GCD, GED, DJB and DJF i.e. 4 in number. Triangles composed of four components are ABF and GCE i.e. 2 in
number.
Triangles composed of five components are ABD and AFD i.e. 2 in number. There is only one triangle i.e. FBD composed of six components.

Total number of triangles in the figure
= 6 + 6 + 4 + 2 + 2 + 1 = 21.

QUESTION: 25

A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, ‘A’ can be represented by 01, 41 etc., and ‘R’ can be represented by 59, 78, etc. Similarly you have to identify the correct set for the word given in question 'SAME'.

Solution:
QUESTION: 26

Which one of the following dynasties was ruling over North India at the time of Alexander’s Invasion?

Solution:
QUESTION: 27

When water is heated from 0o Celsius to 100o Celsius, the volume of water-

Solution:
QUESTION: 28

The statue of Gommateshwara at Shravanabelagola was built by

Solution:

A monolithic statue of Bahubali referred to as “Gommateshvara” built by Chamundaraya ministers and commander of the Ganga dynasty is a 60 feet (18 m) monolith and is situated above a hill in Shravanabelagola, in the Hassan district of Karnataka. It was built in the 10th century AD.

QUESTION: 29

Of the following words in the Preamble of the Constitution of India, which was not inserted through the Constitution (42nd Amendment) Act, 1976

Solution:

Preamble of Indian Constitution declares India as a SOVEREIGN, SOCIALIST, SECULAR and DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC. The words Socialist, Secular and Integrity were not in the original constitution and have been inserted by the 42nd amendment act 1976.

QUESTION: 30

Which of following instrument is used to measure acid strength of an aqueous solution?

Solution:
QUESTION: 31

The base year for computation of National Income in India is

Solution:

The Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation has released the new series of national income, revising the base year 2011-2012. The base year of national income was last revised in January 2010.

QUESTION: 32

Which of the following is known for Extensive Tropical rain forest?

Solution:

The second largest tropical rain forest is found in the Congo Basin in Africa. There are five major tropical rain forest regions in the world: Central America, the Amazon Basin, Africa, Southern Asia and Australia.

QUESTION: 33

Author of “Nyaya Sutra” was :

Solution:

The book ‘Nyaya Sutra’ has been authored by Gautama. The Nyaya Sutras is a Hindu text, notable for focusing on knowledge and logic, and vedic rituals are not mentioned in this. The first book is structured as a general introduction and table of contents of sixteen categories of knowledge.

QUESTION: 34

Who among the following was the first Graduate of the Calcutta University?

Solution:

The University of Calcutta is a public state university located in Kolkata, West Bengal, India established on 24th January 1857. In 1858, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay became the first graduate of the university.

QUESTION: 35

The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed on which date?

Solution:

The Internat ional Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed every year on March 21. The theme of 2016 is “Challenges and Achievements of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action”.

QUESTION: 36

Which of the following countries are examples of highly scientific development and management of pastoral farming?

Solution:
QUESTION: 37

Which one of the following countries makes maximum use of the Geothermal Energy?

Solution:

Iceland makes the maximum use of geothermal Energy. About 85 percent of total primary energy supply in Iceland is derived from domestically produced geothermal energy sources. The main use of geothermal energy is for space heating with the heat being distributed to buildings through extensive district-heating systems. About 85% of all houses in Iceland are heated with geothermal energy.

QUESTION: 38

Which of following elements has maximum number of isotopes?

Solution:

Isotope is forms of an element with same atomic number but different mass number. Polonium has maximum number of isotopes i.e. 33.

QUESTION: 39

Iodized salt contains-

Solution:

Table salt often comes in “iodized” form which means it includes a small amount of potassium iodide or sodium iodide. Iodized salt is intended to supply us with the trace amount we need of the chemical element iodine, which is necessary for the proper functioning of our thyroid gland.

QUESTION: 40

By which of the following amendment of the Indian Constitution, Sikkim became a state of India?

Solution:

Sikkim became a state of India by the Thirty-sixth Constitution Amendment Act, 1975 on 26th April, 1975. The Sikkim State day is observed on 16th May of every year because this was the day when the first Chief Minister of Sikkim assumed the office.

QUESTION: 41

_____ is a procedure that requires user to enter an identification code and a matching password.

Solution:
QUESTION: 42

The word “Gotra”, occurred for the first in -

Solution:
QUESTION: 43

Where was the first Madrasa set up by the British in India?

Solution:

In 1781, Warren Hastings founded Madarasa ‘Alia’, it was transformed into Aliah University by the Government of India, in 2007.

QUESTION: 44

Which of the following pollutants is responsible for highest number of premature mortalities in India?

Solution:

PM 2.5 and ground level Ozone are held responsible for the maximum number of premature mortalities in India. PM 2.5 causes respiratory irritation or breathing difficulties or Asthma, and sometimes may prove fatal.

QUESTION: 45

A judge of Supreme Court of India can be removed from office by

Solution:

A judge of the Supreme Court can be removed from his office by an order of the President. The President can issue the removal order after an address by the Parliament, supported by a special majority of each House of Parliament (that is, a majority of the total membership of that House and a majority of not less than two thirds of the members of that house present and voting), has been presented to the President in the same session of Parliament for such a removal.

QUESTION: 46

Which one of the following is living fossils.

Solution:

Cycas an ancient group of seed plant first occurred in Pennsylvanian, so have existed for approximately 300 million years ago.

QUESTION: 47

Bhatnagar Prize is given in the field of

Solution:

The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology (SSB) is a scientific award in India given annually by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for notable and outstanding research, applied or fundamental, in biology, chemistry, environmental science, engineering, mathematics, medicine and Physics. The purpose of the prize is to recognize outstanding Indian work (according to the view of CSIR awarding committee) in science and technology. It is the most coveted award in multi disciplinary science in India.

QUESTION: 48

White phosphorous is represented by which among the following symbols?

Solution:

The most important form of elemental phosphorus from the perspective of applications and chemical literature is white phosphorus. It consists of tetrahedral P4 molecules, in which each atom is bound to the other three atoms by a single bond. This P4 tetrahedron is also present in liquid and gaseous phosphorus up to the temperature of 800 °C when it starts decomposing to P2 molecules.

QUESTION: 49

Jharkhand’s contribution in the total coal production in India is

Solution:
QUESTION: 50

The executive power of the state is vested in ____.

Solution:

The executive authority of a state is vested in the Governor; and Governor is the constitutional head of the state in the same way as President is the Constitutional head of the Union.

QUESTION: 51

A number is increased by 15% and then decreased by 25% and the number becomes 22 less than the original number. The original number is

Solution:

Let the number is = 100
According to the question.

QUESTION: 52

100 oranges are bought for Rs. 350 and sold at the rate of Rs. 48 per dozen. The percentage of profit or loss is :

Solution:

According to question,
CP of 100 oranges is  = Rs. 350

QUESTION: 53

A certain sum of money amount to Rs. 2200 at 5% on simple interest, Rs. 2320 at 8% on simple interest in the same period of time. The period of time is:

Solution:

2320×100=8PT+100P
2320×100=3PT+5PT+100P.....(ii)
Value of eq. (i) put in eq. (ii)
2320×100=3PT+2200×100
3PT=120×100
P T= 4000
Value of PT in eq. (i)
2200×100=5×4000+100P
220000–20000=100P

QUESTION: 54

A sum of money placed at compound interest doubles itself in 5 years. It will amount to eight times itself at the same rate of interest in

Solution:

QUESTION: 55

A can is full of a mixture of two liquids A and B in the ratio of 7 : 5. When 9 litres of mixture are drawn off from the can and replaced by the same quantity of liquid B, the ratio of A and B in the can becomes 7 : 9. The capacity of the can is

Solution:

According to the question.

QUESTION: 56

A sum of Rs. 76 is divided among A, B and C in such a way that A gets Rs. 7 more than what B gets and B gets Rs. 6 more than what C gets. The ratio of their share is

Solution:

Let C get x rupees
So B get x + 6 rupees
A get x + 6 + 7 rupees
A + B + C ⇒ (3x + 19)
3x + 19 = 76
3x = 76–19 ⇒ 57
x = 19
So A get=19+13=Rs. 32
B get =19+6=Rs. 25
C get = Rs. 19
⇒ A : B : C
32 : 25 : 19

QUESTION: 57

A and B working together can do a piece of work in 4(1/2) hours. B and C working together can do it in 3 hours. C and A working together can do it in 2(1/4)  hours. All of them begin the work at the same time. Find how much time they will take to finish the piece of work.

Solution:

QUESTION: 58

A farmer travelled a distance of 61 km in 9 hours. He travelled partly on foot at the rate 4 km/hr. and partly on bicycle at the rate 9 km/hr. The distance travelled on foot is

Solution:

According to the question.
Distance = 61 km

QUESTION: 59

The product of two numbers is 0.008. One of the number is 1/5 of the other. The smaller number is:

Solution:

QUESTION: 60

Solution:

QUESTION: 61

If a + b + c = 2s, then

Solution:

a+b+c=2s
let a=2 b=1 c=1 s=2

QUESTION: 62

In ΔABC, ∠C is an obtuse angle. The bisectors of the exterior angles at A and B meet BC and AC produced at D and E respectively. If AB = AD = BE, then ∠ACB

Solution:

QUESTION: 63

5 members of a team are weighed consecutively and their average weight calculated after each member is weighed. If the average weight increases by one kg each time, how much heavier is the last player than the first one ?

Solution:

Let the average age of 1st person=x years

=x + 8
Last player is 8 kg heavier

QUESTION: 64

The HCF and LCM of two numbers are 21 and 84 respectively. If the ratio of the two numbers is 1 : 4, then the larger of the two numbers is

Solution:

We know, LCM×HCF=Ist no.×IInd no.
Let Ist no. = K
IInd no.=4K
K×4K=21×84
K=21
Then no. =21, 84
So, Larger Number=84

QUESTION: 65

then secθ + tanθ is equal to

Solution:

QUESTION: 66

Solution:

Volume of water in conical flask= 1/3πr2

QUESTION: 67

If the height of a right circular cone is increased by 200% and the radius of the base is reduced by 50%, the volume of the cone

Solution:

QUESTION: 68

There are two vertical posts, one on each side of a road, just opposite to each other. One post is 108 metre high. From the top of this post the angle of depression of the top and foot of the other post are 30º and 60º respectively. The height of the other post (in metre) is

Solution:

QUESTION: 69

If ABCD be a cyclic quadrilateral in which ∠A = 4xº, ∠B = 7xº, ∠C = 5yº, ∠D = yº, then x : y is

Solution:

QUESTION: 70

The value of following is:

Solution:

QUESTION: 71

Total cost of production of a firm is Rs. 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purpose.

Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A = Cost of raw materials
B = Cost of packing materials
C = Cost of labour
D = Maintenance cost

Q. If the production increases to five times of the present cost, then the percentage increases of the cost is

Solution:

QUESTION: 72

Total cost of production of a firm is Rs. 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purpose.

Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A = Cost of raw materials
B = Cost of packing materials
C = Cost of labour
D = Maintenance cost

Q. Cost of packing materials and raw materials together amounts to

Solution:

QUESTION: 73

Total cost of production of a firm is Rs. 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purpose.

Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A = Cost of raw materials
B = Cost of packing materials
C = Cost of labour
D = Maintenance cost

Q. If the cost of production doubles in a period of 3 years, then the corresponding maintenance cost in rupees will be?

Solution:

QUESTION: 74

Total cost of production of a firm is Rs. 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purpose.

Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A = Cost of raw materials
B = Cost of packing materials
C = Cost of labour
D = Maintenance cost

Q. If the total maintenance cost increases from Rs. 12.5 lakh to Rs. 50 lakh, then the percentage increase of the maintenance cost is

Solution:

QUESTION: 75

Total cost of production of a firm is Rs. 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purpose.

Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A = Cost of raw materials
B = Cost of packing materials
C = Cost of labour
D = Maintenance cost

Q. If the packing cost increases by 2%, then the new packing cost will be

Solution:

QUESTION: 76

Directions (76-80): You have a passage with five questions following. Read the passage carefully and choose the best answer to each question out of the four alternatives.

PASSAGE – I

Nobody can argue that the acquisition of knowledge is more fun and cashier with computers. The mere activity of touching and exploring this device constitutes an enjoyable task for a child. This, accompanied by the relaxing attitude and software interactivity, usually contributes to a better grasping of new knowledge. At a higher educational level the availability of digital books, simulators and other academic materials provide the student with an ever accessible source of information, that otherwise would not be at hand. But, besides the increasing complexity and behaviour of intelligent software, which is usually embedded in the academic digital material, the need for human interaction in the learning process will always be present, at least in the foreseeable future. There is the necessity for a human being to be able to determine what the specific needs of each individual are. A computer, no matter how sophisticated its software is, can hardly mimic the expertise of a teacher in how to explain and adapt complex concepts to different individuals.

Q. According to the author, human intervention will always be required in order to

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QUESTION: 77

Nobody can argue that the acquisition of knowledge is more fun and cashier with computers. The mere activity of touching and exploring this device constitutes an enjoyable task for a child. This, accompanied by the relaxing attitude and software interactivity, usually contributes to a better grasping of new knowledge. At a higher educational level the availability of digital books, simulators and other academic materials provide the student with an ever accessible source of information, that otherwise would not be at hand. But, besides the increasing complexity and behaviour of intelligent software, which is usually embedded in the academic digital material, the need for human interaction in the learning process will always be present, at least in the foreseeable future. There is the necessity for a human being to be able to determine what the specific needs of each individual are. A computer, no matter how sophisticated its software is, can hardly mimic the expertise of a teacher in how to explain and adapt complex concepts to different individuals.

Q. What other factors related to computers contribute to a deeper acquisition of knowledge ?

Solution:
QUESTION: 78

Nobody can argue that the acquisition of knowledge is more fun and cashier with computers. The mere activity of touching and exploring this device constitutes an enjoyable task for a child. This, accompanied by the relaxing attitude and software interactivity, usually contributes to a better grasping of new knowledge. At a higher educational level the availability of digital books, simulators and other academic materials provide the student with an ever accessible source of information, that otherwise would not be at hand. But, besides the increasing complexity and behaviour of intelligent software, which is usually embedded in the academic digital material, the need for human interaction in the learning process will always be present, at least in the foreseeable future. There is the necessity for a human being to be able to determine what the specific needs of each individual are. A computer, no matter how sophisticated its software is, can hardly mimic the expertise of a teacher in how to explain and adapt complex concepts to different individuals.

Q. In what way are computers inadequate even inspite of their sophistication ?

Solution:
QUESTION: 79

Nobody can argue that the acquisition of knowledge is more fun and cashier with computers. The mere activity of touching and exploring this device constitutes an enjoyable task for a child. This, accompanied by the relaxing attitude and software interactivity, usually contributes to a better grasping of new knowledge. At a higher educational level the availability of digital books, simulators and other academic materials provide the student with an ever accessible source of information, that otherwise would not be at hand. But, besides the increasing complexity and behaviour of intelligent software, which is usually embedded in the academic digital material, the need for human interaction in the learning process will always be present, at least in the foreseeable future. There is the necessity for a human being to be able to determine what the specific needs of each individual are. A computer, no matter how sophisticated its software is, can hardly mimic the expertise of a teacher in how to explain and adapt complex concepts to different individuals.

Q. According to this essay, what new developments in the world of computers have helped students gain more access to information

Solution:
QUESTION: 80

Nobody can argue that the acquisition of knowledge is more fun and cashier with computers. The mere activity of touching and exploring this device constitutes an enjoyable task for a child. This, accompanied by the relaxing attitude and software interactivity, usually contributes to a better grasping of new knowledge. At a higher educational level the availability of digital books, simulators and other academic materials provide the student with an ever accessible source of information, that otherwise would not be at hand. But, besides the increasing complexity and behaviour of intelligent software, which is usually embedded in the academic digital material, the need for human interaction in the learning process will always be present, at least in the foreseeable future. There is the necessity for a human being to be able to determine what the specific needs of each individual are. A computer, no matter how sophisticated its software is, can hardly mimic the expertise of a teacher in how to explain and adapt complex concepts to different individuals.

Q. That computers make learning easier is a fact

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QUESTION: 81

Directions (81-83): In the following three questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, select “No Error”.

You must either pay the bill / at once else return / the goods immediately.

Solution:

use "or" in place of "else"

QUESTION: 82

I tried / my best to convince him / but failed.

Solution:
QUESTION: 83

A pair of two birds / were seen flying / high in the sky over the city at night.

Solution:

use "was" in place of "were"

QUESTION: 84

Directions (84-86): In the following three questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Chose the correct alternative out of the four.

Let us sit down____the shade of a tree for sometime.

Solution:

use "in" the shade of a tree

QUESTION: 85

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

The father seems relieved as he has married____both of his daughters.

Solution:

here "off" fits in the sentence

QUESTION: 86

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

Medical doctors should try to____as many patients as possible.

Solution:

heal means provide a cure for, make healthy again

QUESTION: 87

Directions (87): In the following one questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

IMPEDIMENT

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QUESTION: 88

Directions (88): In the following one questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

NEAT

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QUESTION: 89

Directions (89-91): In the following three questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

Someone who is indifferent and is careless

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QUESTION: 90

Choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

Something kept as a reminder of an event

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QUESTION: 91

Choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

That which cannot be avoided

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QUESTION: 92

Directions (92): In the following one question, four words are given in each question, out of which only one word is correctly or wrongly spelt. Find the correctly or wrongly spelt word.

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QUESTION: 93

Directions (93-95): In the following three questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/phrase underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

"Bore the palm"

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QUESTION: 94

Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Fight shy of

Solution:
QUESTION: 95

Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

Pulled up

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QUESTION: 96

Directions (96-100): In the following five questions, a sentence/a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed to select “No improvement”.

An instant later pandemonium "was broken" out.

Solution:
QUESTION: 97

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

The train may be late, "as it happened yesterday."

Solution:

use "as it was happening yesterday" in place of "as it happened yesterday"

QUESTION: 98

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

I then divested myself of "my stinking clothes" and washed my shirt.

Solution:
QUESTION: 99

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

He kept us all in "suspension" regarding his future plans.

Solution:

use "suspense" in place of "suspention"

QUESTION: 100

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

The deaf man asked me to "speak up."

Solution:
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