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Page 1 GATE 2016 General Aptitude  GA Set4 1/3 Q. 1 – Q. 5 carry one mark each. Q.1 An apple costs Rs. 10. An onion costs Rs. 8. Select the most suitable sentence with respect to grammar and usage. (A) The price of an apple is greater than an onion. (B) The price of an apple is more than onion. (C) The price of an apple is greater than that of an onion. (D) Apples are more costlier than onions. Q.2 The Buddha said, “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burnt.” Select the word below which is closest in meaning to the word underlined above. (A) burning (B) igniting (C) clutching (D) flinging Q.3 M has a son Q and a daughter R. He has no other children. E is the mother of P and daughterin law of M. How is P related to M? (A) P is the soninlaw of M. (B) P is the grandchild of M. (C) P is the daughterin law of M. (D) P is the grandfather of M. Q.4 The number that least fits this set: (324, 441, 97 and 64) is ________. (A) 324 (B) 441 (C) 97 (D) 64 Q.5 It takes 10 s and 15 s, respectively, for two trains travelling at different constant speeds to completely pass a telegraph post. The length of the first train is 120 m and that of the second train is 150 m. The magnitude of the difference in the speeds of the two trains (in m/s) is ____________. (A) 2.0 (B) 10.0 (C) 12.0 (D) 22.0 Page 2 GATE 2016 General Aptitude  GA Set4 1/3 Q. 1 – Q. 5 carry one mark each. Q.1 An apple costs Rs. 10. An onion costs Rs. 8. Select the most suitable sentence with respect to grammar and usage. (A) The price of an apple is greater than an onion. (B) The price of an apple is more than onion. (C) The price of an apple is greater than that of an onion. (D) Apples are more costlier than onions. Q.2 The Buddha said, “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burnt.” Select the word below which is closest in meaning to the word underlined above. (A) burning (B) igniting (C) clutching (D) flinging Q.3 M has a son Q and a daughter R. He has no other children. E is the mother of P and daughterin law of M. How is P related to M? (A) P is the soninlaw of M. (B) P is the grandchild of M. (C) P is the daughterin law of M. (D) P is the grandfather of M. Q.4 The number that least fits this set: (324, 441, 97 and 64) is ________. (A) 324 (B) 441 (C) 97 (D) 64 Q.5 It takes 10 s and 15 s, respectively, for two trains travelling at different constant speeds to completely pass a telegraph post. The length of the first train is 120 m and that of the second train is 150 m. The magnitude of the difference in the speeds of the two trains (in m/s) is ____________. (A) 2.0 (B) 10.0 (C) 12.0 (D) 22.0 Q. 6 – Q. Q.6 The resp incr (A) Q.7 The Hea dog Wh (A) (B) (C) (D) Q.8 A f enj you the (A) Q.9 Fin (A) GATE 2016 10 carry tw e velocity V pect to time rease by (in ) 0 e overwhelm alth Organiz gs against rab hich of the fo ) The numb ) The numb ) Rabies can ) Stray dogs flat is shared oy some ext unger than Tr flat? ) Manu nd the area bo ) 14.95 wo marks V of a vehicl e in seconds m)? (B) ming number zation as a so bies can lead ollowing can ber of people er of people n be eradicat s are the mai by four first tra space in rideep. Pava (B) ounded by th (B) each. le along a st . At the end 3 r of people in ource of con d to a signific be logically in India infe in other part ed in India b n source of r t year underg the flat. Ma an is one mon Sravan he lines 3x+2 15.25 traight line i d of the 7 s (C) nfected with ncern. It is es cant reductio y inferred from ected with ra ts of the wor by vaccinatin rabies worldw graduate stud anu is two m nth older than (C) 2y=14, 2x3y (C) is measured seconds, how 4 h rabies in In stimated that on in the num m the above abies is high. ld who are in ng 70% of str wide. dents. They a months older n Sravan. W Trideep y=5 in the fir 15.70 in m/s and w much will (D) ndia has been t inoculating mber of peopl sentences? nfected with ray dogs. agreed to allo r than Sravan Who should oc (D) rst quadrant. (D) General Ap plotted as s l the odome 5 n flagged by g 70% of pet le infected w rabies is low ow the oldest n, who is th ccupy the ex Pavan 20.35 ptitude  GA Set4 2/3 shown with eter reading y the World ts and stray with rabies. w. t of them to hree months xtra space in 4 3 Page 3 GATE 2016 General Aptitude  GA Set4 1/3 Q. 1 – Q. 5 carry one mark each. Q.1 An apple costs Rs. 10. An onion costs Rs. 8. Select the most suitable sentence with respect to grammar and usage. (A) The price of an apple is greater than an onion. (B) The price of an apple is more than onion. (C) The price of an apple is greater than that of an onion. (D) Apples are more costlier than onions. Q.2 The Buddha said, “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burnt.” Select the word below which is closest in meaning to the word underlined above. (A) burning (B) igniting (C) clutching (D) flinging Q.3 M has a son Q and a daughter R. He has no other children. E is the mother of P and daughterin law of M. How is P related to M? (A) P is the soninlaw of M. (B) P is the grandchild of M. (C) P is the daughterin law of M. (D) P is the grandfather of M. Q.4 The number that least fits this set: (324, 441, 97 and 64) is ________. (A) 324 (B) 441 (C) 97 (D) 64 Q.5 It takes 10 s and 15 s, respectively, for two trains travelling at different constant speeds to completely pass a telegraph post. The length of the first train is 120 m and that of the second train is 150 m. The magnitude of the difference in the speeds of the two trains (in m/s) is ____________. (A) 2.0 (B) 10.0 (C) 12.0 (D) 22.0 Q. 6 – Q. Q.6 The resp incr (A) Q.7 The Hea dog Wh (A) (B) (C) (D) Q.8 A f enj you the (A) Q.9 Fin (A) GATE 2016 10 carry tw e velocity V pect to time rease by (in ) 0 e overwhelm alth Organiz gs against rab hich of the fo ) The numb ) The numb ) Rabies can ) Stray dogs flat is shared oy some ext unger than Tr flat? ) Manu nd the area bo ) 14.95 wo marks V of a vehicl e in seconds m)? (B) ming number zation as a so bies can lead ollowing can ber of people er of people n be eradicat s are the mai by four first tra space in rideep. Pava (B) ounded by th (B) each. le along a st . At the end 3 r of people in ource of con d to a signific be logically in India infe in other part ed in India b n source of r t year underg the flat. Ma an is one mon Sravan he lines 3x+2 15.25 traight line i d of the 7 s (C) nfected with ncern. It is es cant reductio y inferred from ected with ra ts of the wor by vaccinatin rabies worldw graduate stud anu is two m nth older than (C) 2y=14, 2x3y (C) is measured seconds, how 4 h rabies in In stimated that on in the num m the above abies is high. ld who are in ng 70% of str wide. dents. They a months older n Sravan. W Trideep y=5 in the fir 15.70 in m/s and w much will (D) ndia has been t inoculating mber of peopl sentences? nfected with ray dogs. agreed to allo r than Sravan Who should oc (D) rst quadrant. (D) General Ap plotted as s l the odome 5 n flagged by g 70% of pet le infected w rabies is low ow the oldest n, who is th ccupy the ex Pavan 20.35 ptitude  GA Set4 2/3 shown with eter reading y the World ts and stray with rabies. w. t of them to hree months xtra space in 4 3 GATE 2016 General Aptitude  GA Set4 3/3 Q.10 A straight line is fit to a data set (ln x, y). This line intercepts the abscissa at ln x = 0.1 and has a slope of 0.02. What is the value of y at x = 5 from the fit? (A) 0.030 (B) 0.014 (C) 0.014 (D) 0.030 END OF THE QUESTION PAPERRead More
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