# Quiz – 249

### Reasoning Quiz

Directions(1-5): In each of the questions below are given two statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You have to take the given statements to be 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(s) from the given disregarding commonly known fact.

Q1.Statements:  a. Some cruel animals are papers              b. No paper is tree              c. All trees are ways
Conclusions: I. No cruel animal is tree              II. Some ways are trees.              III. Some papers are cruel animals.
IV. Some cruel animals are trees.
a) I and II only              b) II, III and IV only              c) Only either I or IV and III              d) I, II and III only              e) None of these

Q2.Statements: a. All buildings are windows              b. No toy is building              c. Some tigers are toys
Conclusions: I. Some tigers are buildings.               II. Some windows are tigers.              III. All toys are tigers.
IV. Some windows are toys.
a) All follow  b) None follows c) Only I and II follow               d) Only III and IV follow              e) Only I and III follow

Q3.Statements: a. No house is a school              b. All colleges are schools              c. All schools are teachers
Conclusions: I. No house is a teacher              II. All colleges are teachers              III. Some teachers are not houses
IV. No college is a house
a) Only II, III and IV follow          b) Only either I or IV follows                c) Only either I or IV and III follow              d) None follows              e) All follow

Q4. Statements: a. Some towers are flowers b. All flowers are cats c. Some cats are dogs
Conclusions: I. Some dogs are flowers              II. Some cats are flowers              III. Some cats are towers
IV. Some dogs are towers
a) All follow b) Only II follows c) Only III follows              d) Only either III or IV follows              e) None of these

Q5.Statements: a. Some leaves are flowers              b. No flower is fruit              c. Some fruits are branches
d. Some branches are stems
Conclusions: I. Some leaves are stems              II. All leaves are either stems or fruits              III. All stems are either branches or fruits
a) Only I follows                 b) Only II & III follow               c) Only III follows                d) All follow               e) None follows

Directions (5-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions :
6 lectures are scheduled in a week starting from Monday and ending on Sunday of the same week. Computer Science is not on Tuesday or Saturday. Psychology is immediately after Organisational Behaviour. Statistics  is not on Friday and there is one day gap between Statistics and  Research Methods. One day prior to the schedule of Economics there is no lecture ( as that day is the ‘off’ day is the and Monday is not the ‘off’ day.)

Q6.Which day is the ‘off’ day?
(a) Tuesday              (b) Wednesday              (c) Friday              (d) Cannot be determined              (e) saturday

Q7.Which of the following is the last lecture scheduled?
(a) Statistics              (b) Research Methods              (c) Psychology              (d) Cannot be determined              (e) None of these

Q8.Which lecture is scheduled on Friday?
(a) Economics              (b) Psychology              (c) Computer science              (d) Cannot be determined              (e) None of these

Q9.Which day is Computer Science scheduled?
(a) Monday              (b) Wednesday              (c) Thursday               (d) Cannot be determined              (e) None of these

Q10.If someone wants to attend only two lectures out of Psychology, Research Methods and Computer Science but wants the two days to be successive (one after the other) then which lecture-combination may be selected?
(a) Research Method, Computer Science
(b) Psychology, Computer Science
(c) Psychology, Research Methods
(d) Any two of the three is possible
(e) With the condition of successive day it is not possible

1.  e              2.  b              3.  a              4.  e              5.  e              6.  e              7.  e              8.  e              9.  c              10. a

### English Quiz

Directions (1 – 5): Rearrange the following five sentences A, B, C, D and E in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
A. The policy makers in most of the developing economies recognize this importance and have been implementing a host of programmes and measures to achieve rural development objectives.
B. While some of these countries have achieved impressive results from those programmes and measures, others have failed to make a significant dent in the problem of persistent rural under development.
C. The socio– economic disparities between rural and urban areas are widening and creating tremendous pressure on the social and economic fabric of many such developing economies.
D. These factors, among many others, tend to highlight the importance of rural development
E. Although millions of rural people have escaped poverty as a result of rural development in many Asian countries, a large majority of rural people continue to suffer from persistent poverty.
Q1. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
(a) A              (b) B              (c) C              (d) D              (e) E

Q2. Which of the following should be the LAST (FIFTH) sentence after rearrangement?
(a) A               (b) B              (c) C              (d) D              (e) E

Q3. Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
(a) C              (b) B              (c) A              (d) D              (e) E

Q4. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
(a) A              (b) B              (c) C              (d) D              (e) E

Q5. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
(a) D              (b) E              (c) C              (d) B              (e) A

Directions (6 – 10): Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank which best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

Q6. Forest department officials said that when the elephants were made to …………… from their trucks they went straight to the spot where they had been ………….. during the camp.
(a) jump, killed              (b) alight, tied              (c) enter, hurt              (d) step, played              (e) exit, enjoyed

Q7. Excise officials seized pouches of whisky …………… a bus travelling …………….. Maharashtra.
(a) from, to              (b) in, for              (c) for, towards              (d) inside, on              (e) through, till

Q8. Organisations ………… for the victims ………………. the inhuman and unjust attitude of the government.
(a) fighting, applauded              (b) lobbying, supported              (c) working condemned              (d) stand, opposed

(e) trying, spoke

Q9. A collision between two buses ………… six people dead, ……………. the driver of one the buses.
(a) made, also              (b) left, including              (c) caused, combined              (d) resulted, except              (e) got, surpassing

Q10. The court ……………. revenue authorities and PCB officials to  ……………. teams and visit pharma units
(a) directed, form              (b) announced, arrange              (c) commanded display              (d) ruled, make              (e) told, carve

1) c              2) a              3) d              4) e              5) d              6) b              7) a              8) c              9) b              10) a

### Computer Quiz

Q1. Chief component of first generation computer was
a) Transistors              b) Vacuum Tubes and Valves              C) Integrated Circuits              d) VLSI              e) None of the above

Q2. The brain of any computer system is
a) ALU              b) Memory              c) CPU              d) Control unit              e) Monitor

Q3. Which of the following storage devices can usually store maximum amount of data?
a) Floppy Disk              b) Hard Disk              c) Compact Disk              d) Magneto Optic Disk              e) Flash Drive

Q4. Which of the following closely relates to Software in computers?
a) Enhances the capabilities of the hardware machine              b) Increase the speed of central processing unit
c) It increases system memory capacity            d) All of the above              e) None of the above

Q5. Abacus was the first ________.
a) electronic computer              b) mechanical computer              c) electronic calculator              d) mechanical calculator
e) commercial electronic device

Q6. Algorithm and Flow chart help us to
a) Know the memory capacity            b) Identify the base of a number system              c) Direct the output to a printer
d) Specify the problem completely and clearly            e) All of the above

Q7. Which of the following statement closely relates with Compiler?
a) Translates instruction of a high level language into machine language
b) Translates entire source program into machine language program
c) It is not involved in program’s execution
d) All of the above
e) None of the above

Q8. What is Dot-matrix?
a) Tape              b) Printer              c) Disk              d) Bus              e) Monitor

Q9. What is a light pen?
a) Mechanical Input device              b) Optical input device              c) Electronic input device              d) Optical output device
e) None of the above

Q10. Which among the following is the largest space?
a) kilobyte            b) petabyte              c) terabyte              d) gigabyte              e) megabyte