SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper

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SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 1

### In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives. 23: 13 : : 54 : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 1

= 23: 13 : : 54 : ?

The pattern followed is = n:n−10

Eg = 23:23-10=23:13

Similarly, 54-10=44

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 2

### In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives. Seismometer : Earthquakes : : Thermometer : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 2

A Seismometer is an instrument that measures the degree of an earthquake, similarly a thermometer measure temperature.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 3

### In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives. Play : Actor : : Concert : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 3

An actor performs in a play, similarly a musician performs in a concert.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 4

In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

DLIP : FNKR : : JROV : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 4

Expression = DLIP : FNKR

The pattern followed is :

Similarly, for JROV :

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 5

In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

YAWC : UESG : : QIOK : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 5

Expression = YAWC : UESG

The pattern followed is :

Similarly, for QIOK :

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 6

In each of the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

17 : 24 : : 153 : ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 6

Expression = 17 : 24 : : 153 : ?

The pattern followed is that both the numbers are multiplied by 9

Eg : 17×9=153

Similarly,24×9=216

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 7

In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three alternatives.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 7

The words duck, avoid, dodge are synonyms which means to avoid, while flee means to run away.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 8

In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three alternatives.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 8

Except 36, all other numbers are multiples of 8, hence it is the odd one out.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 9

In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three alternatives.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 9

Except in the number pair (83, 6), in all other pairs the first digit of the first number is the second number, hence it is the odd one.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 10

In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three alternatives.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 10

(A) : L (+2 letters) = N (+1 letter) = O (+3 letters) = R

(B) : T (-2 letters) = R (-2 letters) = P (+3 letters) = S

(C) : C (+2 letters) = E (+1 letter) = F (+3 letters) = I

(D) : G (+2 letters) = I (+1 letter) = J (+3 letters) = M

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 11

In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three alternatives.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 11

Among the given birds, only eagle can fly, hence it is the odd one out.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 12

Which one of the given responses would be a meaningful order of the following colours ?

1. Indigo
2. Red
3. Violet
4. Blue
5. Green
6. Yellow
7. Orange

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 12

The correct order for colors of a rainbow is :

= Violet -> Indigo -> Blue -> Green -> Yellow -> Orange -> Red

≡ 3, 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 2

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 13

Arrange the following words as per order in the English dictionary :

1. Caricature
2. Cardinal
3. Carnivore
4. Cartoon
5. Category

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 13

As per order in the English dictionary :

= Cardinal -> Caricature -> Carnivore -> Cartoon -> Category

≡ 2, 1, 3, 4, 5

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 14

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

R_S_ PM_KSB_MRK_

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 14

In this question we need to fill the blanks in R_S_ PM_KSB_MRK_

here the pattern is RKSBPM and hence , the blanks from left to right will be filled by "KBRPS"

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 15

In the following series, how many HIG occur in such a way that “I” is in the middle and ‘H’ and ‘G’ are adjacent to it on both sides ?

GGHIHIIGGJKLMGIHIG

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 15

In the expression, we need to find HIG or GIH.

=> GGHIHIIGGJKLM GIH IG and GGHIHIIGGJKLMGI HIG

Thus, there are 2 such words.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 16

In each of the following questions, a series is given, with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

2, 2, 4, 6, ?, 10, 8, 14, 10

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 16

here the given pattern is 2, 2, 4, 6, ?, 10, 8, 14, 10

let the missing term be y

here 2 series are present

1st series : 2, 4, y, 8, 10

2nd series: 2, 6, 10, 14

as we can see that the missing term is a part of 1st series

and in 1st series difference between consecutive terms is 2

so 4-2 = y-4

y = 6

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 17

In each of the following questions, a series is given, with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

ELFA, GLHA, ILJA, ?, MLNA

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 17

here the given pattern is ELFA, GLHA, ILJA, ? , MLNA

we can see that first term of every pattern is alternative term E , G, I so first term for the missing element is K

2nd term of missing element is L in all cases. so here it is also L

3rd term in all cases is again alternative terms starting from F , and continued as H, J and hence the 3rd term of missing pattern is L

and 4th term in every case is A

so the missing pattern is KLLA

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 18

In each of the following questions, a series is given, with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

3, 8, 18, 35, ? , 98

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 18

Numbers of the form (n2+1) are added.

3 +(22+1) = 8

8 +(32+1) = 18

18 +((42+1) = 35

35 +(52+1) = 61

61 +(62+1) = 98

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 19

L, M, N and 0 are brothers. L is darker than 0, N is the fairest of all. M is fairer than 0. Who is the darkest of all ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 19

Let's take darkness as the quantity measured.

Given O<L

N is the least (since fairest implies least darkest)

M<O

This implies N<M<O<L

Hence L is the darkest

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 20

Anjali says, “He is the only son of the father of my sister’s brother.” How is that person related to Anjali ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 20

My sister's brother = My brother

Father of my brother = My father

Son of my father = My brother

Hence he is her brother

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 21

From the given alternative words, select the word which can be formed using the letters of the given word.

FUNDAMENTAL

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 21

There is no 'S' in the given word. Therefore, the words FUNDS and NOSE cannot be formed. There is no 'R' in the given word. Therefore, the word DETRIMENTAL cannot be formed.

Thus, only 'Tame' can be formed.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 22

From the given alternative words, select the word which cannot be formed using the letters of the given word.

THERMODYNAMICS

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 22

There are only one A and T in the given word. Therefore, the word MATHEMATICS cannot be formed.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 23

Joan’s age is 42 years and Kelvin’s age is 26 years. How many years ago was Kelvin’s age half of Joan’s age ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 23

Assume x years ago,Kelvin’s age was half of Joan’s age

1/2(42-x) = 26-x

Solving the above equation,we get x=10 years

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 24

In a certain code, ‘RATIONAL’ is written as ‘RTANIOLA’. How would “TRIBAL’ be written in the same code. ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 24

Given : ‘RATIONAL’ is written as ‘RTANIOLA’

The pattern followed is :

Similarly, for TRIBAL :

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 25

If ‘INDUS’ is coded as ‘03865’ and ‘TENNIS’ is coded as ‘243305’, then what will be the code for ‘STUDENT ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 25

The codes for each letter is given, eg : I = 0 , N = 3 , D = 8 , U = 6 , S = 5

Similarly, T = 2 , E = 4

Substituting above values, we get :

STUDENT = 5268432

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 26

Given below are capital letters in the first line and symbols in the second line. Symbols and letters are codes for each other. Choose the correct code for the word : HEIGHT

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 26

According to the question,

H -> =
E -> ÷
I -> (
G -> ×
H -> =
T -> II

Thus, HEIGHT : = ÷ (× =II

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 27

In a school, the bell is rung once after each half an hour. The school starts at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 1:30 p.m. The bell is rung 3 times continuously, at the time of beginning, at the time of lunch break at 10:00 and 10:30 a.m. and at the end. How many times is the bell rung every day ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 27

The bell rings 3 times at beginning of school, at the end of school and at beginning of lunch and at the end of lunch so that makes up 12 gongs.

Then it rings after every half an hour .

8.30 9.00 9:30 = 3 times

(We have already counted the bell at 10.00 and 10.30 for lunch )

11.00 11.30 12.00 12.30=5 times

So total 12+3+5=20 times

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 28

Some letters are given with numbers from 2 to 9. Select the sequence of numbers which arranges the letters into a meaningful word.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 28

The numbers in option D when converted back to letters signify EXAMINATION which is a meaningful word

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 29

Select the correct combination of mathematical signs to replace * signs and to balance the following equation :(√121 * 9) * 5 * 4 * 1

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 29

(√121 +9) ÷ 5 × 4 = 1

Hence,option B

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 30

In each of the following questions, select the missing number from the given responses.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 30

let the missing term be y

here we can see that numbers in row 3 are multiple of numbers in row 1 and row 2

48 = 8 x 6

36 = 4 x 9

and hence , y = 7 x 9 = 63

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 31

If ‘-’ stands for ‘division’, ‘+’ stands for ‘multiplication’, ‘÷’ stands for ‘subtraction’, ‘×’ stands for ‘addition’, then which one of the following equations is correct ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 31

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 32

Some equations are solved on the basis of a certain system. Find the correct answer for the unsolved equation on that basis.

5 Θ 3=-7; 3 Θ 7=-11; 7 Θ 11=?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 32

The pattern followed is that the product of the numbers is subtracted from the sum of the numbers.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 33

In each of the following questions, select the missing number from the given responses.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 34

In each of the following questions, select the missing number from the given responses.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 34

let the missing term be y

here numbers in 3rd row of every column = square of number in 2nd row in same column - square of number in 1st row in same column

33 = 72 - 42

27 = 62 - 32

21 = 52 - 22

and hence same pattern will follow in 1st column

and so, y = 92 - 22 = 77

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 35

Some statements are given followed by three conclusions I, II and III. 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 conclusions if any, follow from the given statements. Indicate your answer.

Statements :

All chickens are birds. Some chickens are hens. Female birds lay eggs.

Conclusions :

I. All birds lay eggs.
II. Some hens are birds.
III. Some chickens are not hens.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 35

The venn diagram for above statement is :

Conclusions :
I. All birds lay eggs = false (\because∵ only female birds lay eggs)
II. Some hens are birds = true
III. Some chickens are not hens = false

Thus, only conclusion II follows

=> Ans - (D)

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 36

A man is facing South. He turns 135° in the anticlockwise direction and then 180° in the clockwise direction. Which direction is he facing now ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 36

The man is initially facing south direction, after turning 135° in the anticlockwise direction, he is facing north-east and finally after turning 180° in the clockwise direction, he will face South-West direction.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 37

Raju cycled 10 km South from his house, turned right and went 5 km and again turned right and cycled 10 km and then turned left and cycled 10 km. How many kilometres will he have to cycle back to reach his house ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 37

Let Raju's intial position be at point A, he cycled 10 km south and reached B, then turned and went 5 km, he again turned right from point C and cycled for 10 km to reach D, finally he cycled for 10 km and stopped at point E.

Thus, AE = 10 + 5 = 15 km

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 38

“If a person is rich, he has a lot of influence.” What inference can you draw from the above statement ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 38

The statement indicates that, if a person is rich, he has a lot of influence, and not vice-versa, thus third option is not possible. Also, if someone's poor, it does not mean that they do not have any influence, thus second and last options are eliminated.

Only possible inference is Kamala is rich, so she has a lot of influence.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 39

How many triangles are there in the given figure ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 39

DEF AOB GPH
GHI AOC GPI
Hence there are 12 triangle

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 40

Among the four answer figures, which one can be formed from the cut out pieces given below in the question figure ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 40

In the figure, parts AOB, BOC, COD, DOA are just the figures given question.
Hence option D

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 41

Choose the cube which will be formed on folding the given question figure.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 41

Interpreting cube from question figure,option C can be formed as cube.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 42

In the given figure, which letter represents those Nurses who are Doctors as well as Pharmacists ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 42

We need to find that piece of the set nurses which intersects with the set doctors and the set pharmacists.Hence it's R.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 43

In the following questions, identify the diagram that best represents the relationship among the classes given below.

Duck, Penguin, Bird

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 43

Ducks and penguins are types of birds. This is best represented by option A.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 44

In the following questions, identify the diagram that best represents the relationship among the classes given below.

Profit, Dividend, Bonus

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 44

Bonus and Dividend are different from each other. But both these are parts of profit.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 45

In each of the following questions, which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 45

Answer figure must be reflection of first quadrant in question figure.Hence it's option D.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 46

In each of the following questions, which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 46

Answer figure must be reflection of first quadrant in question figure.Hence it is option C.

SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 47

A piece of paper is folded and cut as shown below in the question figures. From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.

Detailed Solution for SSC CGL Tier 1 (26 October) Shift 3 Past Year 2014 Paper - Question 47

The hole cut will be present in all 4 quadrants as sho