SSC CGL Tier 1 Past Year 2012 Paper


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QUESTION: 1

Directions (1- 9 ): In each of the following questions, select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

 9 : 80: : 100 : ?

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QUESTION: 2

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

25: 125 :: 36 : ?

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QUESTION: 3

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

335: 21 6:: 987:?

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QUESTION: 4

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

BEGK: ADFJ :: PSVY:?

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QUESTION: 5

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

AZBY: CXDW :: EVFU : ?

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QUESTION: 6

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

BDFH: SUWY :: CEGI : ?

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QUESTION: 7

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

food: man:: fuel:?

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QUESTION: 8

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

Spiritual: Belief:: Orchestral:?

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QUESTION: 9

select the related letters / words / numbers from the given alternatives.

Latter :Former :: Hazardous: ?

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QUESTION: 10

Directions (10-18): In each of t he following questions, find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 11

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 12

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 13

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 14

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 15

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 16

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 17

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 18

find the odd word/ number / letters / number pair from the given alternatives.

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QUESTION: 19

Which word will appear third in the dictionary?

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QUESTION: 20

Which word will appear last in the dictionary?

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QUESTION: 21

 Arrange the given words in a meaningful order:

1. INFANT

2. ADOLESCENT

3. CHILD

4. OLD

5. ADULT 

Solution:
QUESTION: 22

Directions (22- 23 ) : In each of the following questions, which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it ?

c _ ab _ ca _ bc _ a

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QUESTION: 23

which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it ?

_ ba _ bab _ babb _ b

Solution:
QUESTION: 24

Directions (24-27): In each of the following questions, select the missing number from the given responses. 

500, 484, 459, __?__, 374

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QUESTION: 25

select the missing number from the given responses.

MNOPWXYZRSTUBCD __?__

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QUESTION: 26

select the missing number from the given responses.

60, 69, 85, ___?__ ,146

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QUESTION: 27

select the missing number from the given responses.

46, 50, 47, 55, 49, 61, __?__

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QUESTION: 28

The average age of 25 subor din at esinan office is 30 years. If the age of Manager is added, the average age increases to 31 years. What is the age of the Manager?

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QUESTION: 29

Class A has students twice that of class B. After adding 20 students to class A and 30 students to class B, the total number of students in both th e classes is 140. Wh at is the number of students in class A in the beginning?

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QUESTION: 30

Find the lowest number which is divided by 8, 12, 15 and 20 leaves the remainder 2.

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QUESTION: 31

If B becomes A and P becomes O, what will K become in the English alphabet?

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QUESTION: 32

Th e given word is followed by 4 r espon ses, on e of wh ich cann ot be formed by using the letters of the word given ‘CAMBRIDGE’.Find out the word.

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QUESTION: 33

If SEASONAL i s writt en as ESSANOLA, how can SEPA RATE be written in that code?

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QUESTION: 34

In certain code, RAGHAVAN is written as GARVAHNA. In that code which word will be written as MATHAVAN?

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QUESTION: 35

If ‘ FRIEND ’ is coded as ‘IULHQG’, how will you code ‘ENEMY’?

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QUESTION: 36

In a coded language, if the word EQUATION is coded as GSWCVKQP, then how is the word DONKEY coded? 

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QUESTION: 37

If38 + 15 = 66 and 29 + 36 = 99, then 82 + 44 = ?

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QUESTION: 38

If + means ÷, - means x, x means +, ÷ means – , give the value for 45 + 9 - 3 × 15 ÷ 2

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QUESTION: 39

Directions (39-40): In each of t he following questions, select the missing number from the given responses.

7 8 6
4 9 5
3 2 ?
25  70  29

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QUESTION: 40

select the missing number from the given responses.

3 4 5
6 7 8
9 1 2
57 11 ?

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QUESTION: 41

Fr om the given details, estimate the number of people affected by Tuberculosis in particular locality in the year 1994.

1994 1995 1996 1997 1998

? 92 113 141 176

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QUESTION: 42

A man started from a place walked towards North for 5 km then turned 90° to his right and walked another 5 km. Then he turned 45° to his right and walked 2 km and turned 45° to his left. What is his direction now?

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QUESTION: 43

A boy running towards South, turns to his right and runs, Then he turns to his right and finally turns to his left. Towards which direction is he running now?

Solution:
QUESTION: 44

Directions (44-45): In the following qestions , one statement is given, followed by two conclusions I and II.You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts.You have to decide which of the given con clusion s, i f a n y, fol low fr om t he given statements.

 

Q.Statement

To keep myself updated, I always listen to 9 O’clock news on radio.

Conclusions:

I. The person does not read newspaper.

II. Recent news is available only on radio.

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QUESTION: 45

Statement

All wealth y people are h appy in life.

 

Conclusions:

I. Wealth and happiness are directly related.

II. Wealth leads to happiness in life.

Solution:
QUESTION: 46

Directions: In the following questions, which answer figure will complete the question figure?

Solution:
QUESTION: 47

From the given an swer figur es, select the one in which the question figure is hidden! embedded.
Question Figure.

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QUESTION: 48

Directions: In the following question, a piece of paper is folded and cut as shown below in th e question figures.From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.

 Question Figures:

 

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QUESTION: 49

Select the correct option that will be the mirror reflection of the problem figure.
Question Figure

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QUESTION: 50

Directions: In the following question, a word is repr esented 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 n umbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and n ex t by i ts colu mn , e. g., ‘ P’ can be represented by 11, 32, etc. and ‘K’ can be represented by 65, 78, etc. Similarly, you h a ve t o i d en t ify t h e set for t he wordSALM.

MATRIX-I

MATRIX· II

 

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QUESTION: 51

Which one of the following is an example for a non-economic good?

Solution:
QUESTION: 52

Whic h one of the following committee is associat ed with banking sector reforms in India ?

Solution:
QUESTION: 53

Which one of the following is not a qua lita ti ve cr edit con t rol measure of the RBI?

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QUESTION: 54

The 13th Five Year Plan will be operative for the period

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QUESTION: 55

The national income of a nation is the

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QUESTION: 56

The Constitution al Amendment Act that  as in troduced safeguar ds against th e misuse of proclamation of national emergency is the

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QUESTION: 57

The Fundamental Rights can be suspen ded by the

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QUESTION: 58

The main reason for the growth of communalism in India is:

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QUESTION: 59

A Retired Judge of a High Court is not permitted to practice as a lawyer in

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QUESTION: 60

Which one of the following does not match?

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QUESTION: 61

Who among the following was the First Viceroy of India ?

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QUESTION: 62

Prithvi Raj Chauhan was defeated in the Second Battle of Tarain by

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QUESTION: 63

The original name of Nana Phadnavis was

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QUESTION: 64

Who among the following first propounded the idea of Basic Education?

Solution:
QUESTION: 65

Arrange the following in chronological order:

I. Dandi March

II. Simon Commission

III. Poona Pact

IV. Gandhi Irwin Pact

Solution:
QUESTION: 66

Which one of the following is not correctly matched?

Solution:
QUESTION: 67

The earth is at its maximum distance from the Sun on

Solution:
QUESTION: 68

Consider the following pairs;

Tributary                   Main Piver

1.     Chambal            Yamuna

2.     Sone                  Narmada

3.     Manas                Brahmputra

Which one of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched

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QUESTION: 69

A form of condensation that reduces visibility and causes breathing problems is

Solution:
QUESTION: 70

The total population divided by available arable land area is referred to as

Solution:
QUESTION: 71

Green glands are associated with

Solution:
QUESTION: 72

During respiration, the gases enter into the blood and leave the same by the process of

Solution:
QUESTION: 73

Heart is devoid of

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QUESTION: 74

The soil salinity is measured by

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QUESTION: 75

Which of the following is a fungal disease?

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QUESTION: 76

Chickenpox is caused by

Solution:
QUESTION: 77

In struments can be shielded from outside magnetic effect s by surrounding them with

Solution:
QUESTION: 78

Find the odd one.

Solution:
QUESTION: 79

The following is a pseudo-force

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QUESTION: 80

The hydraulic brake used in automobiles is a direct application of

Solution:
QUESTION: 81

Of the following, which is the fastest?

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QUESTION: 82

A n alternate name for the completely inter connected network topology is

Solution:
QUESTION: 83

Amidescan be converted to amines by the reaction named

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QUESTION: 84

The base used as an antacid is

Solution:
QUESTION: 85

A process which is not helpful in the prevention of rusting of iron is

Solution:
QUESTION: 86

Denatured alcohol

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QUESTION: 87

Phenolics as pollutants can be removed from waste water by use of

Solution:
QUESTION: 88

The stability of a pond ecosystem depen ds on

Solution:
QUESTION: 89

Super sonic air planes create a shock wave called

Solution:
QUESTION: 90

The main factor which determines balance of nature is

Solution:
QUESTION: 91

The danger signals are red while the eye is more sensitive to yellow because

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QUESTION: 92

One of the following Chief Ministers received the High est Civilian Award “Bharat Ratna”

Solution:
QUESTION: 93

The first ‘ disabled a thelete’ to qualify for an able bodied event in the 2012 London Olympics in 400 metres race is

Solution:
QUESTION: 94

Which one of the following film actors has been conferred the Hon or ary Doctor ate in Arts and Culture by the Bedford University, London?

Solution:
QUESTION: 95

The city of Prayag was named Allahabad -the city of Allah by

Solution:
QUESTION: 96

Spot th e odd one from the following:

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QUESTION: 97

Who among the following has won the Pantaloon’s Femina Miss India World, 2012 Award?

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QUESTION: 98

Which one of the following statements is not correct a bout India’s population as per the 2011 census?

Solution:
QUESTION: 99

Who advocated the adoption of ‘PURA’ model to eradicate rural poverty ?

Solution:
QUESTION: 100

Which one of the following though called a garden is in fact, not a garden?

Solution:
QUESTION: 101

The next term of the series 1, 5, 12 24, 43 is

Solution:
QUESTION: 102

The 1 east multi ple of 13 which when divided by 4, 5, 6, 7 leaves remainder 3 in each case is

Solution:
QUESTION: 103

The simplest value of 

 

Solution:
QUESTION: 104

A and B are partners in a business. A contributes 1/4of the capital for 15 months and B received 2/3of the profit. Find for how long B’s money was used?

Solution:
QUESTION: 105

If 21 is added to a number , it becomes 7 less than thrice of the number. Then the number is

Solution:
QUESTION: 106

Two men A and B started a job in which A was thrice as good as B and therefore took 60 days less than B  to finish the job . How many days will they take to finish the job, if they take to finish the job , if they start working to gether?

Solution:
QUESTION: 107

A rectangle garden is 100 m × 80 m . There is a path along the garden and just outside it. Width of the path is 10m. The area of the path is

Solution:
QUESTION: 108

A dealer offered a machines for sale for Rs. 27,500 but even if he had charge 10% less, the would have made a profit of 10%. The actual cost of the machine is

Solution:
QUESTION: 109

An employer reduces the number of employees in the ratio 8 : 5 and increases their wages in the ratio 7 : 9. As a result, the overall wages bill is

Solution:
QUESTION: 110

The average age of a jury of 5 is 40. If a member aged 35 resigns and man aged 35 resign s and a m an aged bec ome s a m em ber, then the average age of the new jury is

Solution:
QUESTION: 111

With average speed of 40km/hour, a train reaches its destination in time. If it goes with an average speed of 35 km hour, it is late by 15 minutes. The total journey is

Solution:
QUESTION: 112

A man makes a profit of 20% on the sale by selling 20 articles for Rs. 1. The number of articles he bought by Rs. 1 is

Solution:
QUESTION: 113

The number of seats in an auditorium is increased by 25%.The price of a ticket is also in creased by 12 % . Then the increase in revenue collection will be

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QUESTION: 114

A ship is moving at a speed of 30 km/hr. To know the depth of the ocean beneath it, it sends a radio wave which travels at a speed 200 m/s. The ship receives the signal after it has moved 500 m. The depth of the ocean is

Solution:
QUESTION: 115

A person takes a loan of R s. 10,0000 partly from a bank at 8% p.a. and remaining from another bank at 10% p.a. He pays a total in te rest o f Rs. 950 per annum.Amount of loan taken from the first bank (in Rs.) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 116

 If  then the value of  will be

Solution:
QUESTION: 117

If x = 1 +  the n the value of (2x4 – 8x3 – 5x2 + 26 x – 28) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 118

If the distance between two point (0, -5) and (x, 0) is 13 unit, then x =

Solution:
QUESTION: 119

If 4x = 18y , then the value of 

Solution:
QUESTION: 120

If  then the value of 

Solution:
QUESTION: 121

f x = 2 + , y = 2 -  then the value of  is

Solution:
QUESTION: 122

 If a2 + b2 + c2 = 2 (a – b – c) – 3 then the value of 2a – 3b + 4c is

Solution:
QUESTION: 123

If  = 6, then the value of  is

Solution:
QUESTION: 124

 If  5a+  =5 the value of  9a2+ is

Solution:
QUESTION: 125

The area of the triangle formed by the line 5x + 7y = 35, 4x + 3y = 12 and x-axis is

Solution:
QUESTION: 126

If an obtuse-angled triangle ABC, ∠A is the obtuse angle and O is the orthocenter. If ∠BOC = 54°, then ∠BAC is

Solution:
QUESTION: 127

If the ratio of areas of two similar triangles is 9 : 16, then the ratio of their corresponding sides is

Solution:
QUESTION: 128

Let BE and CF be the two medians of a ΔABC and G be their intersection. Also let EF cut AG at O. Then AO : OG is

Solution:
QUESTION: 129

If S is the circumcentre of ΔABC and ∠A = 50°, then the value of ∠BCS is

Solution:
QUESTION: 130

AC and BC are two equal cords of a circle. BA is produced to any point P and CP, when joined cuts the circle at T. Then

Solution:
QUESTION: 131

PQ is a direct common tangent of two circle of radii r1 and r2 touching each other externally at A. Then the value of PQ2 is

Solution:
QUESTION: 132

BC is the chord of a circle with centre O. A is a point on major are BC as shown in the above figure.
What is the value of ∠BAC + ∠OBC ?

Solution:
QUESTION: 133

Two circles with radii 5cm and 8 cm touch each other externally at a point A. If a straight line through t h e point Acuts the circles at points P and Q respectively, the AP : AQ is

Solution:
QUESTION: 134

If I is the In-centre of ΔABC and ∠A = 6 0 ° , then the value of ∠BIC is

Solution:
QUESTION: 135

The external bisectors of ∠B and ∠C of ΔABC meet at point P. If ∠BAC = 80°, the ∠BPC is

Solution:
QUESTION: 136

When a pendulum of length 50 cm oscillates, it produces an arc of 16 cm. The angle so formed in degree measureso formed in degree measure is (approx)

Solution:
QUESTION: 137

If x, y are positive acute angles, x + y < 90° and sin (2x – 20°) = cos (2y + 20°), then the value of sec (x + y) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 138

If 5 tan q = 4, then the value of 

Solution:
QUESTION: 139

The least value of 4sec2 θ + 9cosec2 θ ) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 140

If tan (x + y) tan (x – y) = 1, then the value of tan (2x/3) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 141

If x = cosec θ - sin θ and y = sec θ - cos θ , then the value of x2y2 (x2 + y2 + 3) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 142

 , 2y cos θ = sin θ and 2x sec θ - y cosec θ = 3, then the value of x2 + 4y2 is 

Solution:
QUESTION: 143

When the angle of elevation of the sun increases from 30° to 60°, the shadow of a post is diminished by 5 metres. Then the height of the post is

Solution:
QUESTION: 144

A rail road curve is to be laid out on a circle. What radius should be used if the track is to change direction by 25° in a distance of 40 metres?

Solution:
QUESTION: 145

If sin q + sin2 θ = 1, then the value of cos12  θ + 3cos10 θ + cos6 θ - 1 is

Solution:
QUESTION: 146

Directions (146-150): Population of the five adjacent areas of a town, in the year of 2020, are represented in the following Pie-chart. The ratio of th e numbers of males to that of females in these areas are states in the table below. The total of the population in all the five areas is 72 lakh. Study the Pie-chart and the table and then answer the questions.

FIGURE

 

Q.12 lakh in the population of the area

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QUESTION: 147

Population of the five adjacent areas of a town, in the year of 2020, are represented in the following Pie-chart. The ratio of th e numbers of males to that of females in these areas are states in the table below. The total of the population in all the five areas is 72 lakh. Study the Pie-chart and the table and then answer the questions.

FIGURE

 

Q,The number of males in the areas S1 and S4 together is

Solution:
QUESTION: 148

Population of the five adjacent areas of a town, in the year of 2020, are represented in the following Pie-chart. The ratio of th e numbers of males to that of females in these areas are states in the table below. The total of the population in all the five areas is 72 lakh. Study the Pie-chart and the table and then answer the questions.

FIGURE

 

Q.The ratio of number of females in the areas S2 in the areas S5 is

Solution:
QUESTION: 149

Population of the five adjacent areas of a town, in the year of 2020, are represented in the following Pie-chart. The ratio of th e numbers of males to that of females in these areas are states in the table below. The total of the population in all the five areas is 72 lakh. Study the Pie-chart and the table and then answer the questions.

FIGURE

 

Q.If, in the year 2010, there was an increase of 5% population in the areas S1 and 8% increase in population of the are a S3 compared to the previous year, then the ratio of population in the areas S1 and S2, in the year 2009 was 

Solution:
QUESTION: 150

Population of the five adjacent areas of a town, in the year of 2020, are represented in the following Pie-chart. The ratio of th e numbers of males to that of females in these areas are states in the table below. The total of the population in all the five areas is 72 lakh. Study the Pie-chart and the table and then answer the questions.

FIGURE

 

Q.The average of female population in all the five areas is lower than the female population in each of the areas

Solution:
QUESTION: 151

Directions (151-155): In the following questions, some parts of the sen tences have errors and some h ave none, Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error then your answer is (d).

Airpollution , together with littering./ are causing many problems / Vin our cities.

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QUESTION: 152

some parts of the sen tences have errors and some h ave none, Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error then your answer is (d).

The accused refused /  to answer to the policeman /  on duty.

Solution:
QUESTION: 153

some parts of the sen tences have errors and some h ave none, Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error then your answer is (d).

 What is / the use of me / attending the session ?

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QUESTION: 154

some parts of the sen tences have errors and some h ave none, Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error then your answer is (d).

We met our prospective employer  / for a briefing session / in the Taj Hotel.

Solution:
QUESTION: 155

some parts of the sen tences have errors and some h ave none, Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error then your answer is (d).

Because of the severe snow storm and the road blocks, / the air force dropped food and /  medical supplies close to the city.

Solution:
QUESTION: 156

Directions (156-160): In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question . Choose th e correct alternative out of the four as your answer.

 

Q. ______ pollution control measures are expensive, many industries hesitate to adopt them. 

Solution:
QUESTION: 157

In the following quest ions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). 

Q.It is not for a man to be confined to the pursuit of wealth.

Solution:
QUESTION: 158

In the following quest ions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s).

Q. __ _ his being innocent of the crime, the judge sentenced him to one year imprisonment.

Solution:
QUESTION: 159

In the following quest ions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s).

Q.It is a story of twomen and a batch of armoured cars.

Solution:
QUESTION: 160

In the following quest ions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s).

Q.Although there is ________ gunfire, there is no stiff resistance to the revolutionary army,

Solution:
QUESTION: 161

Directions (161-165): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expr esses the meaning of the given ‘word as your answer.

Q.Vociferous

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QUESTION: 162

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives.

Fictional

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QUESTION: 163

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives.

Trivial

Solution:
QUESTION: 164

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives.

Impudent

Solution:
QUESTION: 165

In the following questions, out of the four alternatives.

Pompous

Solution:
QUESTION: 166

Directions (166·170) : In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word as your answer.

Cultivated

Solution:
QUESTION: 167

In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word as your answer.

Impertinent

Solution:
QUESTION: 168

In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word as your answer.

Divulge

Solution:
QUESTION: 169

In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word as your answer.

Appreciation

Solution:
QUESTION: 170

In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word as your answer.

Supple

Solution:
QUESTION: 171

Directions (171-175): In the following questions’, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and italicised in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase as your answer. -

 

Q.Once the case reached the court, the police washed their hands off it.

Solution:
QUESTION: 172

In the following questions’, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and italicised in the sentence.

 

Q.She wanted to go hitch-hiking but her mother put her foot down and now she’s ‘going by bus.

Solution:
QUESTION: 173

In the following questions’, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and italicised in the sentence.

 

Q.Adolescen ce is a period of halo cyan days.

Solution:
QUESTION: 174

In the following questions’, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and italicised in the sentence.

 

Q.My sincere advice to my maid servant fell on stony ground.

Solution:
QUESTION: 175

In the following questions’, four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase and italicised in the sentence.

 

Q.He has all his ducks in a row, he is complacent.

Solution:
QUESTION: 176

Directions (176-180): In the following questions, a part of the sentence is printed in quotes . Below aregiven alternatives to the Quotes part at (a), (b) and ( c) which may improve the sentence . Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (d).

 

Q.You "shall have attended" if the court had instructed you to do so. 

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QUESTION: 177

In the following questions, a part of the sentence is printed in quotes . Below aregiven alternatives to the quotes par