# QUIZ 52

### Quant Quiz

Directions-(Q. 1 – 5) What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series ?
Q1.18, 96, 161, 213, 252, ?
(1) 264       (2) 278      (3) 265    (4) 291    (5) None of these

Q2. 7, 13, 24, 40, 61, ?
(1) 87    (2) 92     (3) 89    (4) 93     (5) None of these

Q3. 8, 12, 21,37,62,98 ?
(1) 98     (2) 238      (3) 240     (4) 206     (5) None of these

Q4. 3, 7, 19, 39, 67, ?
(1) 107        (2) 113            (3) 109         (4) 103         (5) None of these

Q5. 759, 423, 2 55, 171, 129, ?
(1) 118           (2) 107        (3) 98          (4) 92       (5) None of these

Q6. 18935, 3780, 750, 145, 25, ?
(1) 5          (2) 2        (3) 4           (4) 3       (5) None of these

Q7. 3, 10, 32, 111, ?, 2315, 13902
(1) 512          (2) 460          (3) 424           (4) 412          (5) None of these

Q8. 16, 24, ?,  210, 945, 5197.5, 33783.75
(1) 36          (2) 40        (3) 60        (4) 58          (5) None of these

Q9. 16, 15, 21, ?, 77, 195.5, 588.5
(1) 36.5       (2) 39           (3) 37.5             (4) 36         (5) None of these

Q10. 142,  871, 1383, 1726, 1942, 2067, ?
(1) 2283          (2) 2131            (3) 2134         (4) 2192          (5) None of these

1. (2)
18+78=96
96+65=161
161+52=213
213+39=252
252+26=278

2. (1)
7+6=13
13+11=24
24+16=40
40+21=61
61+26=87

3. (5)
8+2^2  = 12
12+3^2 = 21
21 + 4^2 = 37
37 + 5^2 = 62
62 + 6^2 = 98
98 + 7^2 = 147

4. (4)
3 + 4 = 7
7 +12 = 19
19+20=39
39+28=67
67+36=103

5. (5)
759 – 336 = 423
423 – 168 = 255
255 – 84 = 171
171 – 42 = 129
129 – 21 = 108

6. (2)
18935 3780,  750,   145,   25,   (2)
-35/5  -30/5  -25/5  -20/5  -15/5

7. (2)
(3+7)*1=10,
(10+6)*2=32
(32+5)*3=111
(111+4)*4=460
(460+3)*5=2315
(2315+2)*6=13902

8.  (3)
16 * 1.5 = 24,
24 * 2.5 = 60
60 * 3.5 = 210
210 * 4.5 = 945
945 * 5.5 = 51975
51975 * 6.5 = 3378.75

9. (1)
16*0.5+7 = 15
15*1+6 = 21
21*1.5+5 = 36.5
36.5*2+4 = 77
77*2.5+3 = 195.5
195.5+3+2=588.5

10. (2)
142+729 = 871

871+512 = 1383

1383+343 = 1726

1726+216 = 1942

1942+125 = 2067

2067+64 = 2131

### Reasoning Quiz

Statement and Arguments Questions
Each of the following questions consists of a statement followed by two arguments I and II.
(A) If only argument I is strong           (B) If only argument II is strong               (C) If either I or II is strong           (D) If neither I nor II is strong and       (E) If both I and II are strong.

Q1. Statement: Should the railways immediately stop issuing free passes to all its employees?
Arguments:
I. No. The employees have the right to travel free.          II. Yes. This will help railways to provide better facility.
a.Only argument I is strong            b.Only argument II is strong            c.Either I or II is strong           d.Neither I nor II is strong
e.Both I and II are strong

Q2. Statement : Should number of holidays of government employees be reduced ?
Arguments :
I. Yes. Our government employees are having maximum number of holidays among the other countries of the world.
II. Yes. It will lead to increased productivity of government offices.
a.Only argument I is strong       b.Only argument II is strong           c.Either I or II is strong          d.Neither I nor II is strong       e.Both I and II are strong

Q3. Statement : Should there be reservation of seats and posts on communal basis ?
Arguments :
I. Yes. It will check most of the inter-communal biases.        II. No. Ours is a secular state.
a.Only argument I is strong          b.Only argument II is strong         c.Either I or II is strong          d.Neither I nor II is strong
e. Both I and II are strong

Q4. Statement : Should government stop spending huge amounts of money on international sports ?
Arguments :
I.Yes. This money can be utilised for poor.         II.No. Sports-persons will be frustrated and will not get international exposure.
a.Only argument I is strong          b.Only argument II is strong         c.Either I or II is strong          d.Neither I nor II is strong    e.Both I and II are strong

Q5. Statement : Should education be made compulsory for all children up to the age of 14 ?
Arguments :
I. Yes. This will help to eradicate the system of forced employment of children.         II. Yes. This would increase the standard of living.
a.Only argument I is strong        b.Only argument II is strong           c.Either I or II is strong            d.Neither I nor II is strong     e.Both I and II are strong

Q6. Statement : Should the tuition fees in all post graduate courses be hiked considerably ?
Arguments :
I. Yes. This will bring some kind of seriousness among the students and will improve quality.
II. No. This will force the meritorious poor students to stay away from post-graduate courses.
a.Only argument I is strong         b.Only argument II is strong         c.Either I or II is strong        d.Neither I nor II is strong        e.Both I and II are strong

Q7. Statement: Should students union in universities be abolished ?
Arguments :
I. Yes. Students can pay full attention to their career development.        II. No. All the great leaders had been students union leaders.
a.Only argument I is strong         b.Only argument II is strong       c.Either I or II is strong          d.Neither I nor II is strong        e.Both I and II are strong

Q8. Statement: Should persons convicted of criminal offences in the past be allowed to contest elections in India?
Arguments:
I. No. Such persons cannot serve the cause of the people and country.            II. Yes. It is democracy – let people decide whom to vote.
a.Only argument I is strong        b.Only argument II is strong          c.Either I or II is strong          d.Neither I nor II is strong       e.Both I and II are strong

Q9. Statement: Should cutting of trees be banned altogether?
Arguments:
I. Yes. It is very much necessary to do so to restore ecological balance.           II. No. A total ban would harm timber based industries.
a.Only argument I is strong        b.Only argument II is strong       c.Either I or II is strong         d.Neither I nor II is strong           e.Both I and II are strong

Q10. Statement: Should the political parties be banned?
Arguments:
I. Yes. It is necessary to teach a lesson to the politicians.           II. No. It will lead to an end of democracy.
a.Only argument I is strong        b.Only argument II is strong        c.Either I or II is strong        d.Neither I nor II is strong        e.Both I and II are strong

1. (D)

(Explanation:The free passes given to railway employees is a privilege for them, not their right.           So, argument I does not hol   Argument II seems to be vague.

2.(B)

3.(B)

4.(B)

(Explanation: Clearly spending money on sports can not be avoided merely for social economic            problems. But Argument II is strong. Be a sports man and then think on this question. 🙂

5.(D)

6.(B)

(Explanation: Clearly seriousness among the students is not because of fees but second argument is strong.

7.(A)

8.(A)

(Explanation: Clearly, persons with criminal background cannot stand to serve as the                     representatives of the common people. So, they should not be allowed to contest elections. Thus, only argument I holds, while II does not.

9.(E)

10.(D)(Explanation: Clearly, with the ban on political parties, candidates can independently contest elections. So, it will not end democracy. Thus, argument II does not hold. Argument I does not give a strong reason.

### English Quiz

Directions (Q. 1-10): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningful.
Once upon a time, a baby girl appeared in a Churchyard of the city. Nobody knew who was she. But she was beautiful and was a good singer also. Everybody was (1) to win her love. So she declared that she will not marry (2) man. She (3) to be a property of that city and to make all happy with her song. Days (4) away peacefully. She was named ‘Yeshu’ as she was (5) in a Churchyard. Suddenly A Prince, came to conquer the city. All the men who were living happily with the love of Yeshu, woke up and went to the war front. Yeshu was sad to see the sudden change. It revealed a hidden (6) in the minds of those men to her. When the war was going on, she was walking alone in the garden. One day, a stranger came to her. He was young and handsome. He demanded her to (7) for him. After so many days she also wished to sing. That young man lived with her for some time. At the time of his departure he asked her to come with him. But she told him that she can’t come with him as it is against her (8) given to the men of the city. then that man (9) himself. He was Prince. She was surprised, but did not change her mind. She requested him to go back, if his love is true. After some days all men returned to the city. They called Prince a coward because he ran away from the war field. On the request of the People of her city, yeshu performed for them. But her mind was not present. Finally the day came, when all came to know that yeshu went to Church and became Nun. It was a (10) by her to save her soul from the sin, it attained by denying the true love of the prince.

Q1. 1) Embrace        2) Eager         3) Emulate     4) Fathomless       5) Haggard

Q2. 1) All          2) a            3) the             4) any        5) that

Q3. 1) agreed         2) amazed             3) distress            4) affable      5) appease

Q4. 1) pass          2) spent            3) expired          4) excerpt          5) went

Q5. 1) Innate         2) lied          3) found          4) appear        5) manifest

Q6. 1) malevolence           2) beast       3) Virulence        4) bestow            5) bliss

Q7. 1) perform             2) display             3) flash          4) precede            5) preen

Q8. 1) semblance             2) prodigal          3) words       4) exoneration         5) moral

Q9. 1) unfold        2) expose           3) open out           4) divulged           5) revealed

Q10. 1) stunt            2) deed            3) cause             4) ballgame            5) byplay

Directions (Q. 11-15): In each of the following sentences there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are five pairs of words denoted by numbers 1), 2), 3), 4) and 5). Find out which pair of words can be filled up in the blanks in the sentence in the same sequence to make it meaningfully complete.

Q11. It is clear that the US does not ________ itself answerable to world ________.
1) consider, opinion         2) bow, order           3) adhere, demand           4) deemed, favour               5) recognise, fraternity

Q12. Terrorism is a ________ that still ________ us.
1) menace, strike              2) problem, evades              3) burden, load              4) misery, pain            5) bane, afflicts

Q13. Decades of uncontrolled illegal ________ from Bangladesh ________ the proportions of a demographic invasion years ago.
1) occupancy, managed            2) flow, resulted                   3) settlement, changed             4) immigration, acquired       5) entry, drove

Q14. While modernising India, the rural ________ has to be taken into ________ first.
1) folk, considered            2) area, confidence              3) population, care             4) populace, priority                 5) sector, view

Q15. The current worldwide ________ of Islamic terrorism make the task of ________ this menace immensely difficult.
1) support, avoiding                2) links, countering              3) backing, solving              4) trade, averting          5) operation, supporting

1.2        2.4        3.1        4.5           5.3      6.2          7.1             8.3       9.5         10.2         11.1        12.5        13.4           14.3       15.2

### Computer Quiz

Q1.  _____terminals (formerly known as cash registers) are often connected to complex inventory and sales computer systems.
(1) Point-of-sale (POS)         (2) Data          (3) Sales            (4) Query       (5) None of these

Q2. Smaller and less expensive PC-based servers are replacing ____ in many busi-nesses.
(1) supercomputers           (2) mainframes       (3) laptops       (4) clients        (5) None of these

Q3. DSL is an example of a(n) _____  connection.
(1) network              (2) wireless            (3) slow           (4) None of these         (5) broadband

Q4.  A term used to describe interconnected computer configuration is
(1) Micro program sequence          (2) Modulation          (3) Multiprocessing           (4) Multiprogramming          (5) None of these

Q5. What is required when more than one person uses a central computer at the same time?
(1) Light pen            (2) Mouse           (3) Terminal           (4) Digitizer        (5) None of these

Q6. Multi user systems provided cost savings for small business because they use a single pro-cessing unit to link several
(1) Personal computers           (2) Dumb terminals          (3) Workstations          (4) Mainframes         (5) None of these

Q7. A dumb terminal has
(1) An embedded micro-proces         (2) Extensive memory          (3) A keyboard and screen              (4) Independeh I processing

(5) None of these

Q8. What is the full form of USB as used in computer related activities ?
(1) Universal Serial Bus        (2) Ultra Serial Block           (3) United Service Block         (4) universal Security Block           (5) None of these

Q9. A device that connects to a network without the use pf cables is said to be—
(1) distributed          (2) open source        (3) centralized            (4) wireless             (5) None of these

Q10. A ___ is a collection of com-puters and device connected together.
(1) network          (2) memory card          (3) protocol           (4) central processing unit

(5) None of these Allahabad Bank Clerk Exam, 31.08.2008

Q11. Multiplexing involves_ path and _ channel.
(1) one, one            (2) multiple, one            (3) one, multiple          (4) multiple, multiple       (5) none of these

Q12. Which one amongst them is not an inter network ?
(1) LAN           (2) WAN           (3) MAN         (4) All are internet works         (5) None of these

Q13. A proxy server is used for which of the following ?
(1) To provide security against unauthorized users          (2) To provide TCP/IP         (3) To process client requests for datab’ase access      (4) To process client requests for Web pages          (5) None of these

Q14. The ability to easily add addi-tional users means that a net work is
(1) secure       (2) dedicated       (3) decentralized         (4) scalable         (5) None of these

Q15. If you wish to extend the length of the network without having the signal degrade, you would use a
(1) repeater       (2) switch     (3) gateway     (4) router    (5) None of these