Chemistry- CY 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test)


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QUESTION: 1

Q. 1 – Q. 5 carry one mark each.

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A student is required to demonstrate a high level of comprehension of the subject, especially in the
social sciences

The word closest in meaning to comprehension is

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QUESTION: 2

Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following
sentence.
One of his biggest ______ was his ability to forgive.

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QUESTION: 3

Rajan was not happy that Sajan decided to do the project on his own. On observing his
unhappiness, Sajan explained to Rajan that he preferred to work independently.
Which one of the statements below is logically valid and can be inferred from the above sentences?

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QUESTION: 4

If y = 5x2 + 3, then the tangent at x = 0, y = 3

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QUESTION: 5

A foundry has a fixed daily cost of Rs 50,000 whenever it operates and a variable cost of Rs 800Q,
where Q is the daily production in tonnes. What is the cost of production in Rs per tonne for a daily 
production of 100 tonnes?

 

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QUESTION: 6

Q. 6 – Q. 10 carry two marks each

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Find the odd one in the following group: ALRVX, EPVZB, ITZDF, OYEIK

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QUESTION: 7

Anuj, Bhola, Chandan, Dilip, Eswar and Faisal live on different floors in a six-storeyed building 
(the ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it 2, and so on). Anuj lives on an even-numbered 
floor. Bhola does not live on an odd numbered floor. Chandan does not live on any of the floors 
below Faisal’s floor. Dilip does not live on floor number 2. Eswar does not live on a floor 
immediately above or immediately below Bhola. Faisal lives three floors above Dilip. Which of the 
following floor-person combinations is correct?

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QUESTION: 8

The smallest angle of a triangle is equal to two thirds of the smallest angle of a quadrilateral. The
ratio between the angles of the quadrilateral is 3:4:5:6. The largest angle of the triangle is twice its
smallest angle. What is the sum, in degrees, of the second largest angle of the triangle and the
largest angle of the quadrilateral?

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QUESTION: 9

One percent of the people of country X are taller than 6 ft. Two percent of the people of country Y
are taller than 6 ft. There are thrice as many people in country X as in country Y. Taking both
countries together, what is the percentage of people taller than 6 ft?

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QUESTION: 10

The monthly rainfall chart based on 50 years of rainfall in Agra is shown in the following figure.
Which of the following are true? (k percentile is the value such that k percent of the data fall below
that value)

(i) On average, it rains more in July than in December
(ii) Every year, the amount of rainfall in August is more than that in January
(iii) July rainfall can be estimated with better confidence than February rainfall
(iv) In August, there is at least 500 mm of rainfall

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QUESTION: 11

Q. 11 – Q. 35 carry one mark each.

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The maximum non-PV work that a system can perform at constant P is

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QUESTION: 12

Consider the reaction:
A + B⇔ C
The unit of the thermodynamic equilibrium constant for the reaction is

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QUESTION: 13

The number of IR active vibrational normal modes of CO2 is _____________

 

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QUESTION: 14

The number of C2 axes in CCl4 is ______________

 

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QUESTION: 15

The value of the magnetic quantum number of a px orbital is

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QUESTION: 16

The molecular partition function for a system in which the energy levels are equispaced by ε , is

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QUESTION: 17

A monoatomic gas, X, adsorbed on a surface, follows Langmuir adsorption isotherm. A plot of the
fraction of surface coverage, θ, against the concentration of the gas [X], for VERY LOW
concentration of the gas, is described by the equation

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QUESTION: 18

At a given temperature and pressure, the ratio of the average speed of hydrogen gas to that of
helium gas is approximately ______________


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QUESTION: 19

An example of nido-borane from the following is

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QUESTION: 20

The geometries of Ni(CO)4 and [NiCl4]2−, respectively, are

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QUESTION: 21

The number of S−S bonds in H2S5O6 is ______________

 

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QUESTION: 22

In atomic absorption spectroscopy, the atomization process utilizes

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QUESTION: 23

At room temperature, the number of singlet resonances observed in the 1H NMR spectrum of
Me3CC(O)NMe2 (N,N-dimethyl pivalamide) is ______________

 

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QUESTION: 24

Amongst the following, the metal that does NOT form homoleptic polynuclear metal carbonyl is

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QUESTION: 25

The reaction of  with NaOMe yields

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QUESTION: 26

The complexes [Co(H2O)4Cl2]NO2 and [Co(H2O)4Cl(NO2)]Cl are

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QUESTION: 27

The major product of the following reaction is

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QUESTION: 28

Amongst the following, the structure of guanosine is

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QUESTION: 29

The correct order of IR stretching frequency of the C=C in the following olefins is

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QUESTION: 30

The correct order of the rate of solvolysis for the following chlorides in acetic acid is

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QUESTION: 31

Formation of the product in the following photochemical reaction involves

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QUESTION: 32

The correct order of stability for the following conformations of cyclohexane is

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QUESTION: 33

The major product formed in the following reaction is

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QUESTION: 34

The overall yield (in %) for the following reaction sequence is ______________


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QUESTION: 35

The most suitable reagent combination to effect the following conversion is

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QUESTION: 36

Q. 26 – Q. 55 carry two marks each.

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 is a proposed hydrogenic wavefunction, where Z = Atomic
number, r = radial distance from the nucleus, θ = azimuthal angle, N is a constant. The
INCORRECT statement about ψ is

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QUESTION: 37

The van der Waals constants a and b of CO2 are 3.64 L2 bar mol−2 and 0.04 L mol−1, respectively.
The value of R is 0.083 bar dm3 mol−1 K−1. If one mole of CO2 is confined to a volume of 0.15 L at
300 K, then the pressure (in bar) exerted by the gas, is ______________


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QUESTION: 38

A plot pf osmotic pressure against concentration (g L-1) of a polymer is constructed. The slop of the plot

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QUESTION: 39

A platinum electrode is im mersed in a solution containing 0.1 M Fe2+ and 0.1 M Fe3+. Its potential is found to be 0.77 V against SHE. Und er standard conditions and considering activity coefficients to be equal to unity, the potential of the electrode, when the con centration of Fe3+ is incre ased to 1 M , is ______________


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QUESTION: 40

Molybdenum crystallizes in a bcc structure with unit cell dimensions of  0.314  nm. Considering the

atomic mass of molybdenum to be 96, its density (in kg m3)  is


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QUESTION: 41

The ratio of molecules distributed between two states is 9.22 ×106 energy (in kJ m ol1) of the two states is __________ ____


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QUESTION: 42

A Carnot engine operates at 55% efficiency. If the temperature o f reject steam is 105 oC, then the

absolute temperature of input steam is ___________ ___


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QUESTION: 43

Of the following plots, the correct representation of chemical potential (µ against absolute temperature (T) for a pure substance is  denote solid, liquid and gas phases, respectively)

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QUESTION: 44

The enthalpy of fusion of ice at 273 K is 6.01 kJ mol−1 and the enthalpy of vaporization of water at 27 3 K is 44.83 kJ mol −1. The enthalpy of sublimation (in kJ mol1) of ice at 273 K, is __ _________

 


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QUESTION: 45

Su ppose ψ1 and ψ2, are two hybrid orbi tals:

The angle (in degrees) between them is __________


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QUESTION: 46

BCl3 and NH4C l were heate d at 140 oC to give compound X, which when tre ated with NaBH4 gave ano ther compo und Y. Com pounds X a nd Y are

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QUESTION: 47

The number of microstates in term 1G is ______________

 

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QUESTION: 48

The set of protons (underlined) in CH3CH2CH2OCH3 that would exhibit different splitting patterns
in high (500 MHz) and low (60 MHz) field 1H NMR, is

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QUESTION: 49

Amongst the following, the complex ion that would show strong Jahn-Teller distortion is

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QUESTION: 50

Amongst the following, the metal carbonyl species having the highest νCO stretching frequency is

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QUESTION: 51

The correct order of thermal stability for the given compounds is

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QUESTION: 52

Amongst the following, the complex ion that is expected to show the highest magnetic moment at
room temperature is

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QUESTION: 53

MnCr2O4 is

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QUESTION: 54

Mg2+ is preferred in photosynthesis by chlorophyll because

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QUESTION: 55

In Monsanto acetic acid process shown below, the role of HI is

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QUESTION: 56

Formation of the ketone II from the diazoketone I involves

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QUESTION: 57

The major products X and Y formed in the following reaction sequence are

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QUESTION: 58

The major products X and Y formed in the following reactions are

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QUESTION: 59

The major products X and Y formed in the following reaction sequence are

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QUESTION: 60

The product of the following reaction gave 6 line 13C NMR spectrum with peaks at δ 175, 52, 50, 46, 37, 33 ppm. The structure of the product is

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QUESTION: 61

The major product formed in the following reaction is

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QUESTION: 62

The major products X and Y formed in the following reaction sequence are

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QUESTION: 63

The major products X and Y formed in the following reaction sequence are

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QUESTION: 64

Given the fact that 1,3-butadiene has a UV absorption of 17 nm, the absorption wavelength (in nm) for the conjugated system shown below is ______________

(Use these absorption values for auxochromic groups:

alkyl: +5; exo-cyclic double bond: +5; every additional conjugated C=C: +30)

 

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QUESTION: 65

The m/z value of the detectable fragment formed by McLafferty like rearrangement of the following compound in mass spectrometer is ______________

 

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