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SS1 ANALOGY

In each of the following questions, there is a certain relation between two given words on one side of : Choose the most suitable word/words to be put on the other side from the given alternatives.

Q.124. Who has been appointed in 2018 as the Principal Scientific Advisor to the Government of India?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a) S.N. Joshi
(b) Rakesh Aggarwal
(c) K. Vijay Raghavan
(d) Vinod Kumar

Q.125. Escape velocity of a rocket fired from the earth towards the moon is a velocity to get rid of the    (CLAT, 2018)
(a) Centripetal force due to Earth's revolution
(b) Earth's gravitational pull
(c) Centripetal force due to Earth's rotation
(d) Moons gravitational pull.

Q.126. Wave : crest as ____ : peak.    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) River
(b) Land
(c) Water
(d) Mountain.

Q.127. Mare is to Horse as ____    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Sow is to Boar
(b) Pony is to Donkey
(c) Geese is to Duck
(d) Deer is to Buck.

Q.128. Crumb : Bread is as    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Water : Vessel
(b) Splinter: Wood
(c) Inch: Unit
(d) Powder: Face

Q.129. COPYRIGHT : BOOK :: ____ : ____    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) tool: measurement
(c) letter: alphabet
(d) deed: property.

Q.130. SENTENCE : WORDS :: ____ : ____    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
manuscript : editor
(b) paragraph : punctuation
(c) collage : paper strips
(d) novel : index

Q. 131. Glade : ____ :: castle : mont.    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) greenish
(b) woods
(c) royalty
(d) water

Q.132. Bhubaneswar is to Odisha as Kohima is to ____.    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
Meghalaya
(b) Nagaland
(c) Assam
(d) Sikkim

Q.133. Kennel is to dog as Stable is to ____.    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) horse
(b) bird
(c) pig
(d) buffalo

SEQUENCE AND SERIES

Directions: Find out the wrong number in the series.

Q.134. 1, 2, 8, 33,148, 760, 4626    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 760
(b) 148
(c) 4626
(d) 2

Q.135.  888, 440, 216,104, 48, 22, 6    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 440
(b) 216
(c) 22
(d) 6

Directions: Complete the series.

Q.136. BAY, EDV, HGS, KJP______    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a) NMQ
(b) NMP
(c) NMM
(d) NMO

Q.137. REF, SGH,______, UKL    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a) TIJ
(b) VJT
(c) MNT
(d) VXZ

Q.138. BCB, DED, FGF, HIH ____.     (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a)
IJI
(b) JHJ
(c) JKJ
(d) HJH

Q.139. 53, 53, 40, 40, 27, 27, ____.    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a) 12
(b) 14
(c) 53
(d) 27

Q.140. E64, ____ K16, N8, Q4    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a) H32
(b) G23
(c) F32
(d) J23

Q.141. 70, 68, 66, 63, 61, 59, 56, 54, ____.     (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a)
52
(b) 51
(c) 50
(d) 53

Q.142. 192, 4 8 , _____ , 3    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a)
11
(b) 13
(c) 12
(d) 14

Q.143. Coding and decoding 9: 72 :: 8 : ?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
18
(b) 43
(c) 64
(d) 3

Q.144. In the series of alphabets given below, which is the missing alphabet series?
AX, DU, G R, ____ ML    (CLAT, 2017)

(a) JN
(b) JO
(c) IK
(d) HQ

Q.145. ST39, UV43, WX47, ?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) YZ47
(b) YZ52
(c) YZ51
(d) YZ50

Q.146. 13 (168) 13,14 (181) 13,15 (?) 13    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
196
(b) 195
(c) 190
(d) 194

Directions: Find out the wrong number.

Q.147. 5, 7.5,11.25,17.5, 29.75, 50, 91.25    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
29.75
(b) 17.5
(c) 91.25
(d) 50

Q.148.  10,13, 26, 37, 51, 85,154    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
154
(b) 51
(c) 26
(d) 13

Q.149. Fill in the missing number:    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
5, 11, ____  47
(a) 24
(b) 25
(c) 27
(d) 2

Directions: Complete the series by choosing the correct options
Q.150. 1,1, 2, 3, 5, 8,13, 21.?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) 34
(b) 35
(c) 33
(d) 3

Q.151. A - 10, E - 15 I - 20, M - 25 ____     (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
Q - 5
(b) Q - 30
(c) P - 30
(d) R - 30

Q.152. 17, 36, 74,150, ?, 606    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) 250
(b) 303
(c) 300
(d) 302

Q.153. 2,1, 4, 3, 6, 5, 8, ?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
9
(b) 10
(c) 7
(d) 8

Q.154. 1,4, 27, 256, ?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) 625
(b) 3125
(c) 3025
(d) 1225

Q.155. Complete the series: 120, 99, 80, 63, 48 ____    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a)
35
(b) 33
(c) 31
(d) 37

Q.156.  JE, LH, OL, SQ, ___    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) WV
(b) WX
(c) VW
(d) XW

Directions: Find out the missing alphabet/number.
Q.157.  D, H, L, R, ?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a)
T
(b) X
(c) I
(d) O

Q.158. 3, 7,15,31, 63, ?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a) 92
(b) 115
(c) 127
(d) 131

Q.159. D, H, L, R, ?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)

(a) T
(b) X
(c) I
(d) O

ODD ONE OUT

Directions: Find the odd one out from the following:

Q.160. ?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
Open secret
(b) Exact estimate
(c) Clearly visible
(d) Only choice.

Q.161. ?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Campaign
(c) Expedition
(d) Cruise

Directions: Select the odd one out.
Q.
162.  ?     (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) ZYAB
(b) TSGH
(c) ONLM
(d) UTFH

Q.163. ?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) JIHG
(b) RQPO
(c) WXUV
(d) UTSR

Q.164. Pick the odd one out :    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) Lake
(b) River
(c) Pond
(d) Ocean

Q.165. Pick the odd one out:    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
Lion
(b) Rabbit
(c) Dolphin
(d) Shark.

Q.166. If "VOLKSWAGEN" is written as "UQKMRYZIDP" then "SWITZERLAND" is written as ____ ?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a) RVHSYDFPMOD
(b) TXJUAFSMBOE
(c) RYHYVGQNZPE
(d) RYHVYGQNZPC

Q.167. If in a certain code language 'BETTER' is written as 'EHWQBO', then how will 'LAWYER' be written in that language?    (AI LET, 2018)
(a) ODZVBO
(b) OBZVDO
(c) DOZVBO
(d) OVZOBD

Q.168. If in a certain code language 'PERFECT' is written as '116', then how will 'DIVORCE' be written in that code?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 111
(b) 120
(c) 113
(d) 117

Q.169. If in a certain code, the word MILITARY is written as 12324567, then in the same code, the word TAIL will be written as:    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) 5432
(b) 2345
(c) 4523
(d) 3254

Q.170. If in a code language, 'ABANDON' is written as 'aramoim'; 'BORE' is written as 'rits' and 'BASIL' is written as 'rabut', then what is the original word for the code: 'bituo'?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) SOLID
(b) NASIA
(d) SOFIA

Q.171. If COURT = 50 and POLICE = 60, then LAWYER = ?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
50
(b) 60
(c) 70
(d) 45

Q.172. If AbzY : CdxW, then GhvU : ____ ?    (D.U.LL.B„ 2017)
(a) IjtS
(b) RsPq
(c) SrQp
(d) Hijk

Q.173. If 7 : 21 :: x : 123, then x is equal to which of the following?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) 41
(b) 49
(c) 34
(d) 35

Directions: Study the following information to answer the questions given below:
In a certain code 'negligence of child rights' is written as 'mi kiva se', 'education of child' is written as Td de va', 'abusive environment of child' is written as 'va li kifo' and 'effective environment of child' as 'ki li re va'.

Q.174. What is the code for 'child'?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
va
(b) ki
(c) re
(d) yu

Q.175. What is the code for 'environment'?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
li
(b) hi
(c) ki
(d) re

Q.176. What is the code for 'education'?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
ki
(b) hi
(c) va
(d) de

Q.177. What does 'ki' stand for?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) of
(b) negligence
(c) environment
(d) child

Q.178. Which of the following may represent 'effective child education'?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a)
va li mi
(b) kiva li
(c) mi ki li
(d) re va de

Q.179. On a certain day, clouds were observed in the sky. It rained later in the day. Which of the following statements are correct?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) If the sky is cloudy, it will rain.
(b) If the sky is cloudy, it is likely to rain.
(c) There is no connection between the two events.
(d) Insufficient information.

Q.180. In a measure to reduce accidents because of drunken driving, the traffic department created a campaign to create awareness. Which of the following is a convincing argument in this context?    (D.U. LL.B., 2017)
(a) Drunken driving increases the likelihood of accidents as alcohol affects physical and mental efficiency
(b) Drunken driving leads to death.
(c) Druhken driving is uncivilized
(d) Drunken driving can damage your car

Q.181. In a certain code, TEAMWORK is written as NBFUJQNV and SOME is written as PTDL How is PERSON written in that code?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a)
QDOOPT
(b) QDOMNR
(c) SFQMNR
(d) SFQOPT

Q.182. In certain code, BASKET is written as 5\$3%#1 and TRIED is written as 14*#2, How is SKIRT written in that code?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a)
3%*41
(b) 3*A
(c) 3%#41
(d) 3#4%1

Q.183. If BAD is written as YZW and SAME as HZNV, then LOVE will be coded as:    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a)
ROWN
(b) OJUC
(c) OLEV
(d) NOPL

Q.184. In a certain code, COMPUTER is written as RFUVQNPC. How is MEDICINE written in the same code?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) EOJDJEFM
(b) EOJDEJFM
(c) MFEJDjOE
(d) MFEDJJOE.

Q.185. If ROSE is coded as 6821, CHAIR is coded as 73456 and PREACH is coded as 961473, what will be the code for SEARCH?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a)
216473
(b) 246173
(c) 214673
(d) 214763

Q.186. If banana is apple, apple is grapes, grapes is mango, mango is nuts, nuts is guava, which of the following is a yellow fruit?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) Mango
(b) Guava
(c) Apple
(d) Nuts

SITTING ARRANGEMENT

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Eight friends Akash, Bunty, Chandan, Deepak, Esha, Fiza, Gazal and Hema are sitting around a circle facing the centre. Deepak is between Akash and Esha only, Fiza is second to the left of Esha. Bunty is between Chandan and Gazal only. Fiza is between Gazal and Hema only.

Q.187. Who is fourth to the right of Bunty?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) Esha
(b) Hema
(c) Gazal
(d) Deepak

Q.188. In which of the following pairs, second person is to the immediate left of the first person?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) Deepak, Akash
(b) Bunty, Gazal
(c) Bunty, Chandan
(d) Hema, Esha

Q.189. Which of the following is definitely true?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) Chandan is to the immediate right of Bunty.
(b) Esha is to the immediate left of Chandan.
(c) Deepak is second to the left of Hema.
(d) Akash is second to the right of Esha.

Q.190. Who is sitting in the immediate left of Esha?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) Fiza
(b) Hema
(c) Gazal
(d) Deepak

Q.191. Who is third to the right of Gazal?    (AILET, 2018)
(a)
Eiza
(b) Akash
(c) Hema
(d) Esha

Q.192. Renu, Sheena, Heena and Seema are sitting around a table. Renu is just right to the Sheena. Heena is left to Seema. Who amongst the following facing each other?    (D.U.LL.B., 2018)
(a) Renu - Sheena
(b) Renu - Seema
(c) Sheena - Seema
(d) Heena-Renu

Direction: Read the passage given below and answer the questions that follow:
Ten friends attended a marriage, five of them Veiikat, Manohar, Ravi, Prasanth and Tilak are sitting in a row facing North and other five friends Vidya, Maya, Divya, Keerthi and Anu are sitting in a row facing south not exactly in the same order. Each friend in a row is facing exactly one from the other row. One of them is using a Skoda Car. Manohar sits opposite to his friend who is using a Ford Car and sits at one of the extremes. The friend who uses a Honda car, is not Ravi who sits second to the right of Manohar. Venkat sits exactly in the middle of Ravi and the friend who uses a Nissan car is not Manohar. Keerthi does not sit at the extreme end but uses a Tata car and sits opposite the friend who uses a Fiat Car. The one who uses a Maruthi car sits opposite to the friend who is to the immediate left of Keerthi. The friend who uses a Toyota Car but not Anu, sits opposite Prasanth. Tilak does not sit at any of the extremes, but sits opposite the friend who uses a Chevrolet car, and is sitting adjacent to Divya and the friend who uses a Mahindia car. Vidya neither uses Chevrolet nor Toyota cars.

Q.193. Who uses the Mahindra Car?
(a) Venkat
(b) Anu
(c) Vidya
(d) Divya

Q.194. Keerthi is how many places away from the one who uses the Ford car?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a)
One
(b) Three
(c) Four
(d) Two

Q.195. Who sits third to the left of the one who uses the Chevrolet?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a)
Anu
(b) Maya
(c) Divya
(d) Vidya

Q.196. Which one does not belong to the group?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a)
Maruthi
(b) Skoda
(c) Honda
(d) Mahindra

Q.197. Which is the car used by Maya?    (CLAT, 2018)
(a) Toyoto
(b) Chevrolet
(c) Mahindra
(d) Ford

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
A couple decided to organize a party and invited a few of their friends. Only the host and hostess were sitting at the opposite ends of a rectangular table with three persons on each side. The pre-requisite of the sitting arrangement was that each person must be seated so that at least on one side he/she has a person of the opposite sex. Romeo is opposite to Sonakshi, who is not the hostess. Ruchir has a woman on his right and is sitting opposite to a woman. Jia is sitting to the hostess's right, next to Vikram. One person is seated between Mahima and Rajni, who is not the hostess. The men were Romeo, Ruchir, Vikram and Rajnikant while the women were Mahima, Rajni, Sonakshi and jia.

Q.198. . The eighth person present, Rajnikant must be     (NLU Delhi, 2017)
I. The host
II. Seated to Sonakshi's right
III. Seated opposite to Rajni
(a)
Only III
(b) I and II
(c) Only I
(d) Only II

Q.199. If each person is placed directly opposite to his/her spouse, which of the following pairs must be married?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) Ruchir and Mahima
(b) Rajni and Rajnikant
(c) Mahima and Vikram
(d) Ruchir and Jia

Q.200.  Which of the following persons is definitely not seated next to a person of same sex?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) Mahima
(b) Sonakshi
(c) Rajnikant
(d) Romeo

Q.201. If Ruchir would have exchanged his seat with a person sitting four places to his left, which of the following would have been true after the exchange?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
I. No person of the opposite sex was seated between two persons of same sex
II. One side of the table consisted entirely of persons of the same sex
III. Either the host or the hostess changed their seats

(a) Only I
(b) Only II
(c) I and II
(d) II and III

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Nine players - G , H, 1, J, K, L, M, N and O - have to be put in three teams. Each team will consist of three players and each player will appear only once in a team. The teams must be arranged according to the following conditions:
i. I and N must be in the same team.
ii. K and L must be in the same team.
iii. O and J cannot be in the same team.
iv. M must be in the second team.
v. Either J or M or both must be in the team with H.

Q.202. Which of the following cannot be true?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) M is in 1st team and H is in the 3rd
(b) O is in 3rd team
(c) I is in 2nd team
(d) H is in the 3rd team.

Q.203.  All of the following could be in the same team as K, except    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) G
(b) J
(c) I
(d) M

Q.204. If J and K are in the 3rd team, which of the following players must be in 2nd?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
L
(b) I
(c) G
(d) H

Q.205. Which of the following players could be in a team together?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) K, I, M
(b) N, I, J
(c) G,J,M
(d) G, L, O

Q.206. The 3rd team could consist of the following except    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) G, H, J
(b) K, L,J
(c) K, L, O
(d) G, I, J

A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H want to have a dinner on a round table and they have worked out the following seating arrangements.
(i) A will sit beside C
(ii) if will sit beside A
(iii) C will sit beside E
(iv) F will sit beside H
(v) E will sit beside G
(vi) D will sit beside F
(vii) G will sit beside B
(viii) B will sit beside D.

Q.207. Which of the following is wrong?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) A will be to the immediate right of C
(b) D will be to the immediate left of B
(c) E will be to the immediate right of A
(d) F will be to the immediate left of D

Q.208. Which of the following is correct?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
B will be to the immediate left of D
(b) H will be to the immediate right of A
(c) C will be to the immediate right of F
(d) B will be to the immediate left of H

Q.209. A and F will become neighbours if:    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) B agrees to change her sitting position
(b) C agrees to change her sitting position
(c) G agrees to change her sitting position
(d) H agrees to change her sitting position

Q.210. During sitting:    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
A will be directly facing C
(b) B will be directly facing C
(c) C will be directly facing B
(d) B will be directly facing D

Q.211. H will be sitting between:    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) C and B
(b) A and F
(c) D and G
(d) E and G

DIRECTIONS

Q.212. Harsh moves 15 kms in East direction, then turns towards North and moves 4 kms, From there he turns West and travels 12 kms. How far and in which direction is he from his starting point?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 5 kms, North-East
(b) 5 kms, South-West
(c) 27 kms, North-East
(d) 19 kms, North-East.

Q.213. Pratham travels 10 metres in North direction, he turns right and travels 20 metres. Again, he turns towards right and travels 25 metres. Then, he turns towards left and travels 15 metres. In which direction and how far is Pratham from his original position?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 35 metres, East
(b) 38.07 metres, South-East
(c) 25.08 metres, West
(d) 25 metres, North-East

Q.214. John wants to go the university. He starts from his house which is in the East and comes to a crossing. The road to his left ends in a theatre, straight ahead is the hospital, In which direction is the University?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) West
(b) East
(c) South
(d) North

Q.215. Two ladies and two men are playing bridge and seated at North, East, South and West of a table. No lady is facing East. Persons sitting opposite to each other are not of the same sex. One man is facing South. Which direction are the ladies facing to?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) East and West.
(b) South and East.
(c) None of these.
(d) North and West

Q.216. Sunil's school bus is facing North when it reaches his school. After starting from Sunil's house, it turned right twice and then left before reaching the school. What direction the bus was facing when it left the bus stop in front of Sunil's house?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) East
(b) South
(c) North
(d) West

Q.217. A man walks 1 km. towards East and then he turns to South and walks 5 kms. Again he turns to East and walks 2 kms. After this he turns to North and walks 9 kms. Now, how far is he from his starting point?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
5 kms.
(b) 4 kms.
(c) 9 kms.
(d) 10 kms.

Q.218. Starting from a point M, Rohit walked 18m towards South. He turned to his left and walked 25m. He then turned to his left and walked 25m. Then he turned to his left and walked 18m. He again turned to his left and walked 35m and reached a point P. What is the direction of P in respect of M?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
North
(b) East
(c) West
(d) South-East

Q.219. Rashmi starts walking towards North. After walking 15 m she turns towards South. After walking 20 m, she turns towards East and walks 10m. She then turns towards North and walks 5 m. How far is she from her original position and in which direction?     (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a)
10m, East
(b) 10m, West
(c) 10m, North
(d) 10m, South

Q.220. In a military secret service map, South-East is shown as North, North-East as West and so on. What will West become?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) South-East
(b) North-East
(c) South-West
(d) North-West

Q.221. If South-East becomes North, North-East becomes West and so on, what will West become?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) East
(b) North-West
(c) North
(d) South-East

Q.222. Shyam travels 5 km towards East and turns left and moves 6 km further. He then turns right and moves 9 km. Finally, he turns once again to his right and moves 6 km. How far is he from the starting point?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) 26 km
(b) 21 km
(c) 14 km
(d) 9 km

Q.223. A child crawls 20 feet towards North, turns right and crawls 30 feet, turns right again and crawls 35 feet. He turns left now and crawls 15 feet. He turns left again and crawls 15 feet. Finally he turns to his left to crawl another 15 feet. How far is he from his starting point and in which direction?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a) 45 feet North-East
(b) 30 feet East
(c) 30 feet West
(d) 15 feet West

Q.224. Ram is facing North-West. He turns in clockwise direction by 90, then 180 in the anti-clockwise direction and then another 90 in the same direction. Which direction is he facing now?   (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a)
South-West
(b) West
(c) South
(d) South-East

Q.225. One morning after sunrise, Vikram and Shailesh were standing in a lawn with their backs towards each other. Vikram's shadow fell exactly towards left hand side.
Which direction was Shailesh facing?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a)
East
(b) West
(c) North
(d) South

Q.226. Y is in the East of X which is the in North of Z. If P is in the South of Z, then in which direction of Y, is P?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) North
(b) South
(c) South-East
(d) None of these

Q.227. Y travels 15 kilometres due South, then 5 kilometres due West, then 18 kilometres due North, then 3 kilometres due South, then 5 kilometres due East. How far is he from the starting point?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) 6 kilometres
(b) 3 kilometres
(c) 0 kilometres
(d) 9 kilometres

Q.228. I go 100 metres towards North from my house, then I turn left and go 200 metres, then turning left I go 200 metres, then again turning left I go 100 metres, and then turning left again I go 100 metres. In which direction am I now from my house?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) West
(b) East
(c) North
(d) South

Q.229. The door of my house is towards east direction. From the backside of my house I drove straight 100 metres, then turned towards right and drove for 100 metres, then turned towards left and drove for 50 metres and reached my destination. In what direction am I from the starting point?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) North-west
(b) West
(c) North
(d) East

CALENDAR

Q.230. The birthday of Ms. Y was celebrated six days before Ms. X, who was born on 4th October 1999. The independence day of that year fell on Sunday. On which day did Ms. Y celebrate her birthday, if it was not a leap year?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Wednesday
(b) Sunday
(c) Tuesday
(d) Monday

Q.231. If 27th March, 2011 was Sunday, what was the day on 27th June, 2011?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
Sunday
(b) Saturday
(c) Monday
(d) Tuesday

Q.232. X was born on March 6, 1993. The same year Independence Day was celebrated on Friday. Find out the birth day of X.    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) Thursday
(b) Saturday
(c) Friday
(d) Wednesday

Q.233. Reaching a place of appointment on Friday, I found that I was two days earlier than the scheduled day. If I had reached on the following Wednesday, how many days late would I have been?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) One day
(b) Two days
(c) Three days
(d) Four days

Q.234. If day before yesterday was Tuesday, the day after tomorrow will be    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a)
Monday
(b) Wednesday
(c) Friday
(d) Saturday

Q.235. My brother is 562 days older to me, while my sister is 75 weeks older to him. If my sister was born on Tuesday, on what day was I born?    (NLU, Delhi, 2012)
(a)
Sunday
(b) Monday
(c) Tuesday
(d) Wednesday

Q.236. India's Republic day in 1996 fell on Friday. Which week day it will be celebrated in the year 2000?    (NLU, Delhi, 2010)
(a) Tuesday
(b) Wednesday
(c) Thursday
(d) Friday

Q.237. February 4th and March 10th fall on Monday in a particular year. Find the number of Sundays in the month of April, in the same year.    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) 5
(b) 4
(c) Cannot be determined
(d) None of the above

CLOCKS

Q.238. How many degrees are there between clock hands at 3.15?    (AILET, 2018)
(a) 0
(b) 5.5
(c) 7.5
(d) 10

Q.239. Kamala would like to complete all her home work before 10 p.m. in order to watch an important TV programme. She has 40 minutes assignment in each of her five subjects. What is the latest time at which she can start and still complete work in time for the programme?      (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a)
6.40 p.m.
(b) 6.30 p.m.
(c) 7.10 p.m.
(d) 7.20 p.m.

Q.240. A clock gains 5 minutes every hour. Then the angle traversed by the seconds hand in one minute will be    (NLU, Delhi, 2010)
(a) 390
(b) 380
(c) 360.5
(d) 360

CUBE BASED

Directions: Some information is provided in the form of statements. On the basis of that information, find the answer to the questions which follow.
1. A cube has six sides each of a different colour
2. The red side is opposite black
3. The green side is between red and black
4. The blue side is adjacent to white
5. The brown side is adjacent to blue
6. The red side is face down.

Q.241. The side opposite to brown is    (NLU, Delhi, 2009)
(a) Red
(b) Black
(c) White
(d) Green

Q.242. The four colours adjacent to green are ____    (NLU, Delhi, 2009)
(a) Red, Black, Blue and White
(b) Red, Black, Brown and Blue
(c) Red, Black, Brown and White
(d) Black, Blue, White and Red

BLOOD RELATIONS

Directions: Choose the most appropriate option for each of the following questions.
Q.243. Pointing to a girl in the photograph, Ram said, 'Her mother's brother is the only son of my mother's father. How is the girl's mother related to Ram?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Aunt
(b) Sister
(c) Grandmother
(d) Mother

Q.244. Pointing to a photograph, Prakash said, 'She is the daughter of my grandfather's only son'. How is Prakash related to the girl in the photograph?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
Brother
(b) Cousin
(c) Father
(d) Uncle

Q.245. A girl introduced a boy as the son of the daughter of the father of her uncle. The boy is girl's    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Son-in-law
(b) Son
(c) Uncle
(d) Brother

Q.246. Ravi was showing a photograph to his friend, Gopi. Pointing at a boy in the photograph, Ravi said: 'The boy sitting at the left is the son of the wife of the only son of the grand-mother of my younger brother'.
What is the relation between the boy in the photograph and Ravi?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Brothers
(b) Ravi's brother-in-law
(c) First Cousins
(d) Nephew and uncle

Q.247. When Ravi saw Ramesh, he recalled, 'He is the son of the father of my daughter'. Who is Ramesh?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Brother-in-law
(b) Cousin
(c) Brother
(d) Uncle

Q.248. If Kriti says, "Amrita's father Amar is the only son of my father-in-law, Arjun." Then how is Babita, who is the sister of Amrita, related to Arjun?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) Wife
(b) Niece
(c) Grand-daughter
(d) Sister-in-law

Q.249. Marc is Robin's mother's father. Marc has three brothers. One of them has a grandson Anurag. Krish is the son of Anurag. Krish is related to Robin as    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) Uncle
(b) Nephew
(c) Brother
(d) Cousin

Q.250. 'A + B' means A is the father of B, ‘A - B' means that A is the wife of B, 'A x B' means that A is the brother of B and 'A B' means that A is the daughter of B. If 'S T x U + Z', which of the following is true?    (NLU Delhi, 2017)
(a) S is the daughter of U
(b) Z is the aunt of S
(c) S is the aunt of Z
(d) S and Z are cousins

Directions: Each question contains a statement on relationship and a question regarding relationship based on the statement Select the correct option.
Q.251. Moni is daughter of Sheela. Sheela is wife of my wife's brother. How Moni is related to my wife?    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) Cousin
(b) Niece
(c) Sister
(d) Sister-in-law

Q.252. Annu is daughter of my mother's brother Abahi. Pari is granddaughter of my mother. Pari should call Annu as:    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
Maternal Aunt
(b) Sister
(c) Cousin
(d) Niece

Q.253. Markandey is Rajiv's mother's father. Markandey has three brothers. One of them has grandson Abhi. Rajan is son of Abhi. Rajan is related to Rajiv as:    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) Brother
(b) Nephew
(c) Cousin
(d) Uncle

Q.254. Deepak said to Nitin, "That boy playing with the football is the younger of the two brothers of the daughter of my father's wife". How is the boy playing football related to    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
Son
(b) Brother
(c) Cousin
(d) Brother-in-law

Q.255. Pointing to a woman in the photograph, Rajesh said, "The only daughter of her grandfather is my wife", How is Rajesh related to that woman?     (CLAT, 2013)
(a) Uncle
(b) Father
(c) Maternal Uncle
(d) Brother

Sunita, Rahul and Suraj are children of Mrs. and Mr. Ahuja, Rani, Rohan and Shyam are children of Mrs. and Mr. Malik. Shyam and Sunita are married and Arjun and Sohan are their children. Gunjan and Romesh are children of Mrs. and Mr. Gandhi. Gunjan is married of Suraj and has three children named Rupali, Sonu and Ravi.

Q.256. How is Rahul related to Arjun?    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a)
Brother-in-law
(b) Cousin
(c) Uncle
(d) Maternal uncle

Q.257. Rani is Sohan's    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a)
Niece
(b) Sister
(c) Aunt
(d) Sister-in-law

Q.258. Shyam and Suraj are as    (NLU, Delhi, 2013)
(a) Brother-in-law
(b) Cousin
(c) Brother
(d) Nephew

Q.259. A and B are young ones of C . If C is the father of A but B is not the son of C. How are B and C related?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) Niece and Uncle
(b) Daughter and Father
(c) Niece and Uncle
(d) Daughter and Mother.

Q.260. Three ladies X, Y and Z marry three men A, B and C. X is married to A, Y is not married engineer, Z is not married to a doctor, C is not a doctor and A is a lawyer. Then which following statements is correct?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) Y is married to C who is an engineer
(b) Z is married to C who is a doctor
(c) X is married to a doctor
(d) None of the above

Q.261. In a family there are husband, wife, two sons and two daughters. All the ladies were invited to a dinner. Both sons went out to play. Husband did not return from office. Who was at home?    (D.U. LL.B., 2013)
(a) Only wife was at home
(b) All ladies were at home
(c) Only sons were at home
(d) No body was at home

A is the father of C. But C is not his son. E is the daughter of C. F is the spouse of A. B is the brother of C. D is the son of B. G is the spouse of B, H is the father of G.

Q.262. Who is the son-in-law of H?    (NLU, Delhi 2017)
(a)
C
(b) A
(c) D
(d) B

Q.263. Who is the grand-daughter of A?    (NLU, Delhi 2017)
(a)
H
(b) D
(c) B
(d) E

Q.264. P is the brother of Q. R is the sister of Q. S is the Sister of R. How is Q related to S?   (CLAT  2017)
(a)
brother
(b) sister
(c) brother or sister
(d) son

Q.265. Ravi is the brother of Amit's son. How is Amit related to Ravi?    (CLAT 2016)
(a) Cousin
(b) Father
(c) Son
(d) Grandfather

Q.266. Pointing to a photograph, a lady tells Ram, "I am the only daughter of this lady and her son is your maternal uncle". How is the speaker related to Ram's father?    (CLAT 2016)
(a) Sister-in-law
(b) Wife
(c) Either (a) or (b)
(d) Neither (a) nor (b)

Q.267. Introducing a man, a woman said, "He is the only son of my mother. How is the woman related to the man?    (CLAT 2016)
(a) Mother
(b) Aunt
(c) Sister
(d) Niece

Q.268. Shyam said," This girl is the wife of the grandson of my mother". Who is Shyam related to the girl?    (CLAT 2016)
(a) Father
(b) Grandfather
(c) Husband
(d) Father-in-law

Q.269. Pointing to a man on the stage, Sunita said, "He is the brother of the daughter of the wife of my husband". How is the man on the stage related to Sunita?    (CLAT 2016)
(a) Son
(b) Husband
(c) Cousin
(d) Nephew

Q.270. Introducing a man to her husband, a woman said, "His brother's father is the only son of my grandfather". How is the woman related to this man?     (CLAT 2016)
(a) Mother
(b) Aunt
(c) Sister
(d) Daughter

Q.271. K is L's wife's husband's brother. M is the sister of K. N is the sister of L. How is K related to M?    (NLU, Delhi 2013)
(a) Sister-in-law
(b) Brother
(c) Daughter
(d) Wife

Q.272. Atul is the son of Zamir. Alka is the daughter of Aman. Sheela is the wife of Aman, Mohan is the son of Sheela. How is Alka related to Mohan?   (NLU, Delhi 2013)
(a)
Sister
(b) Uncle
(c) Son
(d) Father

DATA INTERPRETATION

Directions: Read the following information carefully and choose the appropriate option in the questions given below.
i. There is a group of five persons - A, B, C, D and E.
ii. One of them is a Singer, one is a Dancer, one is a Painter, one is a Teacher and one is a Doctor.
iii. Three of them - A, C and Doctor prefer rice to chapatti and two of them - B and the Painter prefer chapatti to rice.
iv. The Teacher, D and A are friends with one another but two of these prefer chapatti to rice.
v. The Singer is C's brother.

Q.273. Who is a Teacher?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a)
C
(b) E
(c) D
(d) B

Q.274. Who is a Dancer?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) C
(b) E
(c) D
(d) A

Q.275. Who is a Singer?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) B
(b) C
(c) A
(d) D

Directions: Read the following information carefully and choose the most appropriate option in the questions given below.
i. Six flats on a floor in two rows facing North and South are allotted to P, Q, R, S, T and U.
ii. Q gets a North-facing flat and is not next to S.
iii. S and U get diagonally opposite flats.
iv. R, next to U gets a South-facing flat and T gets a North-facing flat.

Q.276. If the flats of Land P are interchanged, who's flat will be next to that of U?     (CLAT, 2017)
(a) Q
(b) T
(c) R
(d) P

Q.277. Whose flat is between Q and S?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) P
(b) U
(c) R
(d) T

Q.278. Which of the following combination gets Southfacing flats?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) U.R.P.
(c) Q.T.S.
(d) U.P.T.

Q.279. 'There is no man that is not naturally good' is equivalent to the proposition:    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) All men are naturally good.
(b) Some men are not naturally good.
(c) No men are good.
(d) Some men are naturally good.

SYLLOGISMS

Q.280. No parrots are black.
All crows are black.
From the above premises which one of the following conclusions is true?    (CLAT, 2017)
(a) No conclusion can be drawn.
(b) No crows are parrots.
(c) Some parrots are not crows.
(d) Some crows are not parrots.

Directions: In each question below are given two statements numbered I and II. You have to take the two given statements as true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Q.281. I: All vegetables have gravy.
II: All lunch has vegetable.    (CLAT, 2013)

(a) All lunch has gravy
(b) All gravy has lunch
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of the above

Q.282. I: Karan Johar is a good director.
II: Directors are intelligent.    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
All intelligent are directors
(b) Karan Johar is intelligent
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of the above

Q.283. I: Some blues are green.
II: Pink is green.    (CLAT, 2013)

(a) Some blue is pink
(b) Some green is pink
(c) Either (a) or (b) follows
(d) Some pinks are blues

Q.284. I: All boys are tall.
II: All Punjabi are tall.    (CLAT, 2013)
(a) All boys are Punjabi
(b) Some boys are Punjabi
(c) Both of the above
(d) None of the above.

Q.285. I: AH girls go to the college.

II: Rina does not go to the college.    (CLAT, 2013)
(a)
Rina is not a girl
(b) Going to college is not essential to be a girl
(c) Rina is a girl
(d) None of the above

Q.286. Statements: All windows are doors. No door is wall.
Conclusions:
I. No window is wall
II. No wall is door.    (D.U., LL.B., 2013)
(a) Only conclusion I follows
(b) Only conclusion II follows
(c) Neither I nor II follows
(d) Both I and II follow.

Instructions: Each question below has two statements followed by four conclusions I, II, III and IV. You have to accept the given statements to be true, even if they appear to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two statements:
Q.287.  Statement One: All girls are students.
Statement Two: All doctors are students.
Conclusions:
I. All girls are students.

II. Some students are girls.
III. Some students are doctors.
IV. All Doctors are girls.    (CLAT, 2012)

(a) Only I follows
(b) Only I and II follow
(c) Only II and IV follow
(d) Only I and II and III follow

Q.288. Statement One: All researchers are sociologists.
Statement Two: Some researchers are professors.
Conclusions:
I. All researchers are professors.
II. Some researchers are professors.
III. Some professors are sociologists.
IV. Some sociologists are researchers.    (CLAT, 2012)
(a)
Only III and II follow
(b) Only II and IV follow
(c) Only III follows
(d) None follows

Q.289. Statement One: Some democracies are dictatorship.
Statement Two: No dictatorship is a monarchy.
Conclusions:
I. No democracy is a monarchy.
II. No dictatorship is a democracy.
III. Some democracies are monarchy.
IV. Some dictatorships are democracies.    (CLAT, 2012)
(a)
None follows
(b) Only IV follows
(c) II and III follow
(d) I and IV follow

Instructions: The following questions comprise of one or more statements. Answer the questions on the basis of the given statement(s). Accept the factual assumptions required by the question, even if you believe that the statement is false.

Q.290. Statements:
I. Cheese is bad for people with high- cholesterol.
II. Sumeet does not eat cheese.
Assuming that (i) and (ii) are true, which of the following statement follows?    (CLAT, 2012)

(a) Sumeet has high-cholesterol
(b) Cheese is bad for Sumeet
(c) People with high-Cholesterol do not eat cheese
(d) None of the above.

Q.291. Statement: I. Democrats are secularists.
Which of the following statements, if true, would show that the above statement is false?    (CLAT, 2012)
(a)
My father is secularist but he is not a democrat
(b) My father is a democrat but he is not secularist
(c) My father is a democrat and he is secularist
(d) My father is neither a democrat nor a secularist.

Q.292. Statement: "Where there is a cloud, there is a rain." Which of the following statements, if true, would show that the above statement is false?     (CLAT, 2012)
(a) Sometimes there is cloud, but there is no rain
(b) Sometimes there is rain, but there is no cloud
(c) There is no rain where there is no-cloud
(d) None of the above.

Instructions: Select the statement which logically follows the two given statements.

Q.293. Statements:
I. No athletes are vegetarians.
II. All players are athletes.
III. Therefor ____
(a)
no players are vegetarian
(b) all players are vegetarian
(c) some players are vegetarian
(d) all vegetarians are players

Q.294. Statements:
I. All persons who have done any creative work can be responsible critics
II. Z has not done any creative work
III. Therefore ____
(a) Z can be a responsible critic
(b) Z cannot be a responsible critic
(c) Z can become a responsible critic
(d) Z cannot become a responsible critic

Q.295.  Statements:
I. One who has squared a circle is not a mathematician
II. Therefore ____
(a) No one who has squared a circle is a mathematician
(b) All non-mathematicians have squared a circle
(c) Some mathematicians have squared a circle
(d) All mathematicians square a circle

Directions: Each question given below, contains six statements followed by four sets of combination of three. Choose the set in which the statements are logically related.

Q.296. Statements:
(i) X and V are siblings.
(ii) X and V do not quarrel.
(iii) Siblings are known to quarrel often.
(iv) X and V quarrel often.
(v) All those who quarrel are siblings.
(vi) X and Y cannot be siblings.
(CLAT, 2012)
(a) ii, iv, v
(b) i, iv, vi
(c) i, iii, iv
(d) i, ii, v

Q.297. Statements:
(i)
All mangoes are fruits.
(ii) All mangoes are green.
(iii) All mangoes are oval shaped.
(iv) All fruits are sweet.
(v) All mangoes are sweet.
(vi) All fruits are expensive.
(CLAT, 2012)
(a) i, ii, iii
(b) i, iv, v
(c) ii, iii, iv
(d) iv, v, vi

Q.298. Statements:
(i) All frogs are amphibians.
(ii) All amphibians are not frogs.
(iii) All amphibians are cold blooded.
(iv) All frogs lay eggs.
(v) All amphibians lay eggs.
(vi) Frogs are cold blooded.    (CLAT, 2012)
(a)
i, iii, vi
(b) i, iv, v
(c) i, ii, v
(d) ii, v, iv

Q.299. Statements:
(i) Some men are of short- height.
(ii) Short-heighted men are intelligent.
(iii) Sudhir is a man.
(iv) Sudhir is of short-height.
(v) Sudhir is intelligent.
(vi) All men are intelligent.    (CLAT, 2012)
(a)
i, ii, vi
(b) iii, iv, ii
(c) ii, iv, v
(d) ii, iv, vi

Direction: The following two questions comprise of one or more statements. Please answer the questions on the basis of the given statements. Please make the. factual assumptions required by the question even if you be lieve the statement is false.

Q.300. "Where there is smoke, there is fire".
Which of the following statements, if true, would show that the above statement is false?     (CLAT 2017)
(a)
There is sometimes smoke where there is no fire
(b) There is sometimes fire where there is no smoke
(c) There is no fire where there is no smoke
(d) None of the above.

Q.301. "Where there is poverty, there are always thieves".
Which of the following statements, if true, would show that the above statement is false?    (CLAT 2017)
(a) America is a rich country and there are thieves in America
(b) Bhutan is a poor country and there are no thieves in Bhutan
(c) Bangladesh is a poor country and there are many thieves in Bangladesh
(d) Nepal is a rich country and there are no thieves in Nepal.

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