SSC CGL Tier 1 Past Year 2014 Paper


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QUESTION: 1

Directions (Q. Nos. 1-6) In the following questions, select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

Optimist : Cheerful : : Pessimist :?

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QUESTION: 2

Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

YTOJ : XSNI : : WRMH : ?

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QUESTION: 3

Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

EIGK : EACY : : RVTY : ?

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QUESTION: 4

Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

720 : 840 : : 60 : ?

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QUESTION: 5

Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

225 : 256 : : 289 : ?

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QUESTION: 6

Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

Money : Misappropriation : : Writing : ?

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QUESTION: 7

Directions (Q. Nos. 7-11) Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.

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QUESTION: 8

Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.

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QUESTION: 9

Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.

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QUESTION: 10

Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.

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QUESTION: 11

Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.

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QUESTION: 12

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

1. Seed 2. Plant 3. Germination 4. Embryo 5. Flower 6. Fruit

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QUESTION: 13

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

1. Live 2. Litter 3. Little 4. Literacy 5. Living

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QUESTION: 14

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

ipi_upog_pig_pogi_g

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QUESTION: 15

In the following series, how many KGN occur in such a way that ‘G’ is in the middle and ‘K’ and ‘N’ are adjacent to it on both sides?

A K G L M N D Q K G C S N G K T G K G N D Z P U X G K E

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QUESTION: 16

Directions (Q. Nos. 16-18) 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.

1, 0, 3, 2, 5, 6, ?, 12, 9, 20

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QUESTION: 17

Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

SHG, RIF, QJE, PKD, ?

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QUESTION: 18

Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

7, 8, 18, 57, ?, 1165

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QUESTION: 19

There are five friends – Sachin, Kamal, Mohan, Arun and Ram. Sachin is shorter than Kamal, but taller than Ram. Mohan is the tallest. Arun is a little shorter than Kamal and a little taller than Sachin. Who is the second tallest?

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QUESTION: 20

A is the brother of B, B is the daughter of C and D is the father of A. Then, how is C related to D?

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QUESTION: 21

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

DEMOCRACY

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QUESTION: 22

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

INCARCERATION

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QUESTION: 23

Mr. Mani’s age is 47 yr and John’s age is 13 yr. In how many years will Mr. Mani’s age be double of John’s age?

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QUESTION: 24

If in a certain code ‘INTELLIGENCE’ is written as ‘ETNIGILLECNE’, then how can ‘MATHEMATICAL’ be written in the same code?

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QUESTION: 25

If in a certain code ‘CHARACTER’ is written as ‘241612376’ and ‘CHILDREN’ is written as ‘24859670’, then how can ‘HIRALAL’ be written in the same code?

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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 given letters 

  

BEAST

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QUESTION: 27

In an examination, 78% of the total students who appeared were successful. If the total number of failures was 176 and 34% got first class, then how many students got first class?

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QUESTION: 28

Some letters are given with numbers from 1 to 6. Select the sequence of numbers which arranges the letters into a meaningful word

1 2 3 4  5 6

G I C O D N

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QUESTION: 29

Select the correct combination of mathematical signs to replace * signs and to balance the following equation (8 * 7 * 6) * 5 * 10   

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QUESTION: 30

If  ‘>’ stands for ‘division’, ‘v’ stands for ‘multiplication’, ‘–’ stands for ‘greater than’, ‘×’ stands for ‘less than’, ‘<’ stands for ‘addition’, ‘^’ stands for‘subtraction’, ‘+’ stands for ‘equal to’, then which of the following equation is correct?

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QUESTION: 31

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

5 * 3 = 125; 4 * 3 = 64; 8 * 2 = ?

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QUESTION: 32

Directions (Q. Nos. 32-34) In these questions, select the missing number from the given responses. 

 

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QUESTION: 33

Select the missing number from the given responses.  

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QUESTION: 34

Select the missing number from the given responses.  

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QUESTION: 35

Some statements are 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 are to decide which of the given conclusions can definitely be drawn from the given statements. Indicate your answer.

 

Statements

All files are papers.

Some papers are books.

Some books are journals.

 

Conclusions

I. All files are journals.

II. All books are not journals.

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QUESTION: 36

Pratap starts from school and walks 7 km towards East. He takes a left and walks 4 km, then takes a right and walks 2 km, again takes a right and walks 3 km. Which direction is he facing now?

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QUESTION: 37

Vijay travelled 12 km Southward, then turned right and travelled 10 km, then turned right and travelled 12 km. How far was Vijay from the starting point?

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QUESTION: 38

Fertilizer consumption in India in1984-85 was 8.21 MT. By 1990 it was 13.75 MT and by 2000 it wase xpected to reach 16 MT. What conclusion can you draw from this data?

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QUESTION: 39

How many triangles are there in the given figure? 

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QUESTION: 40

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

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QUESTION: 41

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

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QUESTION: 42

In the given figure, which letter represents those Actors who are also Dancers, Singers as well as Violinists?

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QUESTION: 43

Directions (Q. Nos. 43 and 44) In the following questions, identify the diagram that best represents the relationship among the classes given below. 

Factory, Machinery, Product

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QUESTION: 44

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

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QUESTION: 45

Directions (Q. Nos. 45 and 46) In these questions, which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure?

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QUESTION: 46

In these questions, which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure?

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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. 

  

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QUESTION: 48

From the given answer figures, select the one is which the question figure is hidden/embedded.

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QUESTION: 49

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.

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. e.g., ‘E’ can be represented by 02, 43, 68 etc., and ‘N’ can be represented by 21, 65, 95 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the number set for the word given below.
Cost

    

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QUESTION: 50

If a mirror is placed on the line MN, then which of the answer figures is the image of the question figure?

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QUESTION: 51

The famous economist Thomas Robert Malthus, in his views regarding population, is

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QUESTION: 52

Non-insurable or uncertainty riskis

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QUESTION: 53

‘Gold Bullion Standard’ refers to

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QUESTION: 54

Laws made by the executive arecalled

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QUESTION: 55

The word ‘Oikonomia’ means

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QUESTION: 56

The word ‘Economics’ is taken from which language?

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QUESTION: 57

Which of the following is a merit of the presidential form of government?

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QUESTION: 58

The two chambers of the Swiss Federal Assembly are called

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QUESTION: 59

Name the Italian traveller whovisited the Vijayanagar empire in 1420 AD.

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QUESTION: 60

Which one of the following dynasties established an independent rule in Bijapur?

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QUESTION: 61

Who regarded the second chamber as needless, useless and worse?

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QUESTION: 62

Who regarded the second chamber as needless, useless and worse?

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QUESTION: 63

Haemolymph is observed in

Solution:
QUESTION: 64

The virus without capsid but only with nucleic acids is called

Solution:
QUESTION: 65

The immunity caused by the B-lymphocytesis called

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QUESTION: 66

Who among the following enjoyed the patronage of Sultans from Balban to Ghiyas-ud-dinTughlaq?

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QUESTION: 67

The Sufi movement originally started from

Solution:
QUESTION: 68

Humayun was driven out of Hindustan in 1540 AD after the battle of

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QUESTION: 69

Poly metallic nodules (also called manganese nodules) are found in concentrations

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QUESTION: 70

Spot the odd item in the following

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QUESTION: 71

Kandla port is located at

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QUESTION: 72

Which of the following forests grows in waterlogged areas?

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QUESTION: 73

Nag Tiba and Mahabharat ranges are included in

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QUESTION: 74

Pinkmould is the common name for

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QUESTION: 75

The sleeping sickness is caused by

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QUESTION: 76

Combustion is a

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QUESTION: 77

Which of the following is not a form of carbon?

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QUESTION: 78

What is Dry Ice?

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QUESTION: 79

The gas commonly used in advertisement sign-boards and decorative lights is

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QUESTION: 80

Flow of blood in dorsal blood vessel of earthworm is

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QUESTION: 81

Which of the following is biodegradable?

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QUESTION: 82

Fungi that grow on bark are said to be

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QUESTION: 83

To an astronaut in space the sky will appear to be

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QUESTION: 84

On a rainy day, small oily films on water show brilliant colours. This is due to

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QUESTION: 85

Natural radioactivity was discovered by

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QUESTION: 86

Rainbow formation is due to

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QUESTION: 87

CAD stands for

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QUESTION: 88

Unix operating system is generally known as

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QUESTION: 89

Who holds the world record as the youngest person to climb Mount Everest?

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QUESTION: 90

Hyperplasia means

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QUESTION: 91

The part of root involved in water absorption is

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QUESTION: 92

Who is the Prime Minister of Australia?

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QUESTION: 93

Which of the parent country of mobile giant ‘Nokia’?

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QUESTION: 94

Where was the Joint G-20 Finance and Labour Ministers Meeting held on July 19, 2013?

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QUESTION: 95

Which is the largest man-made lake?

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QUESTION: 96

Who took oath as the President of Iran on August 4, 2013?

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QUESTION: 97

Who was sworn-in as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations by Joe Biden on August 1, 2013?

Solution:
QUESTION: 98

Who won the Rogers Cupwomen’s singles in lawn tennis in 2013?

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QUESTION: 99

Who was appointed as the Chairperson of the National School of Drama on August 19, 2013? 

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QUESTION: 100

To which channel did the International Olympic Committee sell the broadcasting rights for 2014 and 2016 Olympics?

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QUESTION: 101

Subhash can copy 50 pages in 10h; Subhash and Prakash can copy 300 pages in 40 h. In how much time can Prakash copy 30 pages?

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QUESTION: 102

Rajesh is in-charge of buying bread rolls and buns for a party. There are 10 buns in each box of buns and 8 bread rolls in each box of bread rolls. Rajesh wants to buy exactly the same number of buns and bread rolls. What is the smallest number of boxes he should buy for buns alone?

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QUESTION: 103

Simplify 

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QUESTION: 104

If a job is to be completed in 10 days, it requires 270 persons. If 180 persons take up the same job, they will finish it in 

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QUESTION: 105

A certain number of men can finish a piece of work in 100 days. However, if there were 10 men less, then it would take 10 days more for the work to be finished How many men were there originally?

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QUESTION: 106

A square lawn has path 4 m wide around it. If the area of the path is196 m2, then each side of the lawn is

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QUESTION: 107

A cloth merchant has announced 25% rebate on marked price. If one needs to have a rebate of Rs. 40, then how many shirts, each with a marked price of Rs. 32, should he purchase?

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QUESTION: 108

One dozen pairs of socks quoted at Rs. 160 are available at a discount of 10%. Find how many pairs of socks can be bought for Rs. 60.

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QUESTION: 109

A machine is marked at Rs. 7500 for sale. The shopkeeper allows successive discounts of 8%, 5% and 2% on it. The net selling price (in Rs.) is  

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QUESTION: 110

The surface area of two spheres are in the ratio 4 : 9. What is the ratio of their volumes?

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QUESTION: 111

On increasing the diameter of a circle by 75%, the percentage increase in the perimeter is

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QUESTION: 112

If the perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 42 cm, its area, (in sq cm) will be 

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QUESTION: 113

If  then the value of   

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QUESTION: 114

If a + b + c = 0, find the value of  

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QUESTION: 115

If x + y = 4 and 1/x + 1/y = 4 the value of x3 + y3 is  

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QUESTION: 116

(a2 + 2a)2 + 12(a2 + 2a) – 45 can beexpressed as

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QUESTION: 117

The ratio of the first and second class fares between two stations is 4 : 1 and that of the number of passengers travelling by the first and second class is 1 : 40. If Rs.11000 is collected as total fare, then the amount collected from the first class passengers is

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QUESTION: 118

The average age of three boys is15 yr. If their ages are in the ratio of 3 : 5 : 7, then the age of the youngest boy (in yr) is

Solution:
QUESTION: 119

Of three numbers, the first is twice the second and the second is thrice the third. If the average of the three numbers is 10, then the largest number is

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QUESTION: 120

A man purchased a car for Rs.135000 and spent Rs. 25000 on repairs. At what price was the car sold if he suffered 10% loss on it?

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QUESTION: 121

In the certain examination, 77% candidates passed in English and 34% failed in Mathematics. If 13% failed in both the subjects and 784 candidates passed in both the subjects, then the total number of candidates was

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QUESTION: 122

A train 120m long runs through a station at the speed of 54 km/h. The time taken by the train to pass a man standing on the platform

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QUESTION: 123

A, B and C start together from the same point to travel around a circular island 30 km in circumference. A and B are travelling in the same direction and C is in the opposite direction. If A travels 5 km, B travels 7 km and C travels 8 km in an hour, then they all come together again after 

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QUESTION: 124

At what rate will a sum of Rs. 1000 amount to Rs. 1102.50 in 2 yr at compound interest?

Solution:
QUESTION: 125

Radii of two circles are 6.3 cm and3.6 cm. If they touch each other internally then, the distance between their centres is

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QUESTION: 126

There is a circle of radius 5 cm and the perpendicular distance from the centre of the circle to the chord of the circle is 3 cm. Then, the length of the chord is

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QUESTION: 127

In a ΔABC, A – 20°, B –C = 32°. Then, the A is   

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QUESTION: 128

The bisector of BAC of ΔABC cuts BC at and D and the circumcircle of the triangle at E. If DE = 3 cm, AC = 4 cm and AD = 5cm, then the length of AB is  

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QUESTION: 129

In two ΔABC and ΔPQR,   and extended m ABC = 120° and extendedm PQS= 120°. Then, by which condition are the two triangles congruent?     

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QUESTION: 130

If an equilateral triangle ABC is inscribed in a circle with centre at 0, then BOC, COAand AOB are respectively   

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QUESTION: 131

If x = 3 + 2√2, then the values of  and  are respectively     

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QUESTION: 132

Given that a + b + c = 2 and ab + bc + ca = 1, then the value of (a + b)+ (b + c)2 + (c + a)2 is 

Solution:
QUESTION: 133

If x2 + 4x + 3 = 0, then the value of  is   

Solution:
QUESTION: 134

Find the area of the triangle formed by the graph F = 9C/5 + 32 with the F-axis and C-axis.  

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QUESTION: 135

If in a ΔABC, AB is smaller than AC, then AC – AB is

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QUESTION: 136

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QUESTION: 137

If tan θ = 3/4 and 0 < θ < π/2 and 25x sin2θ cos θ = tan2 θ, then the value of x is   

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QUESTION: 138

A kite flying at a height of 45 m from the level ground is attached to string inclined at 60° to the horizontal. The length of the string is  

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QUESTION: 139

If a sec θ = x and b tan θ = y, then how are x and y connected with a and b?

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QUESTION: 140

   

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QUESTION: 141

The angle subtended at the centre of a circle by an arc length equal in length to the radius of the circle is defined as

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QUESTION: 142

If sin x + sin2x = 1, then the value of cos2x + cos4x is

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QUESTION: 143

The value of a sector in a pie-chart is equal to  

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QUESTION: 144

In the figure, AB || CD and EF intersects them. Then, the value of x is 

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QUESTION: 145

Directions (Q. Nos. 145-150) Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

 

Q. If in the year 1998, the boxes were exported at the same rate per box as that in 1997, what would be the value (in crore of Rs.) of export in 1998?  

Solution:
QUESTION: 146

Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

 

Q. What is the difference between boxes (in lakh) exported in the years 1996 and 1997?

Solution:
QUESTION: 147

Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

Q. In which year was the value per aluminium box the minimum?

Solution:
QUESTION: 148

Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

Q. What is the difference (in lakh) between the boxes exported in the years 1997 and 1998?

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QUESTION: 149

Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

Q. What was the aproximate percentage increase in export value from the years 1995 to 1999?

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QUESTION: 150

Study the following chart and answer the questions given below the chart.  

 

 

Q. What was the percentage drop in export quantity from the years 1995 to 1996?

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QUESTION: 151

Directions (Q. Nos. 151-155) In the following questions, some parts of the sentence have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.


With our great annoyance / we found the ground / filled with broken glasses. 

Solution:
QUESTION: 152

Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

The new device / aims at eliminating / the risk of short-circuiting.

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QUESTION: 153

Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

I wish to heartily / congratulate you for / your astounding success. 

Solution:
QUESTION: 154

Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

The visitor took the vacant seat / next from mine / one of the many huge sofas in the room. 

Solution:
QUESTION: 155

Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, mark (d) as your answer.

He was / a learnt man among lords, / and a lord among learned men. 

Solution:
QUESTION: 156

Directions (Q.Nos. 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 the correct alternative out of the four.

 

The book provides an overview of European wines that should prove inviting to both the virtual ........and the experienced connoisseur.

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QUESTION: 157

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

The Sun is shining brightly, please........... the light.

Solution:
QUESTION: 158

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

This practice was brought ........... to prevent certain abuses.

Solution:
QUESTION: 159

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

This package was supposed........... yesterday.

Solution:
QUESTION: 160

Choose the correct alternative out of the four.

Her true feelings manifested themselves in her sarcastic remarks, only then was her ........revealed.

Solution:
QUESTION: 161

Directions (Q.Nos. 161-163) In the following questions out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Brutalize

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QUESTION: 162

Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Pinnacle

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QUESTION: 163

Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

Garble

Solution:
QUESTION: 164

Directions (Q.Nos. 164-166) In the following questions choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Seamy

Solution:
QUESTION: 165

Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Cease

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QUESTION: 166

Choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

Denounce

Solution:
QUESTION: 167

Directions (Q.Nos. 167-171) In the following 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.

 

Ask Mr. Das. He can give you all the news you need. He is always "in the swim."

Solution:
QUESTION: 168

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

You have been trying to solve this puzzle for a long time, be careful, so that you avoid barking up the wrong tree.

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QUESTION: 169

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

I’ll be able to do my job very well when I know the ropes.

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QUESTION: 170

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

The secretary’s thoughtless remark added fuel to the fire.

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QUESTION: 171

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

He could not get money from his master because he rubbed him up the wrong way.  

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QUESTION: 172

Directions (Q.Nos. 172-181) In the following questions sentence / a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed, your answer is (d).


The government representative "furnished the reporters all details."   

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QUESTION: 173

A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence.

It was raining so heavily yesterday that "I could not move out for may usual walk."

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QUESTION: 174

A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence.

Ram "filled ink into his pen" before leaving for school.

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QUESTION: 175

A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence.

The toys he bought for Suzy "are too to be cheap".

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QUESTION: 176

A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence.

"I did one mistake in" the dictation test today.

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QUESTION: 177

A part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part at (a), (b), (c) which may improve the sentence.

John has been detained "at a meeting."