Q1. A cistern has 3 pipes A, B and C. A and B can fill it in 3 hours and 4 hours respectively while C can empty the completely filled cistern in 1 hour. If the pipes are opened in order at 3, 4 and 5 p.m. respectively, at what time will the cistern be empty?
(1) 6 : 15 p.m. (2) 7 : 12 p.m (3) 8 : 12 p.m. (4) 8 : 35 p.m. (5) None of these
Q2. A steamer goes downstream from one port to another in 4 hours. it covers the same distance upstream in 5 hours. if the speed of stream is 2 km/hr., the distance between the two ports ?
(1) 50 km (2) 60 km (3) 70 km (4) 80 km (5) None of these
Q3. In an alloy, zinc and copper are in the ratio 1 : 2. In the second alloy, the same elements are in the ratio 2 : 3. In what ratio should the two alloys be mixed so that the resultant alloy contains zinc and copper in the ratio 5 : 8?
(1) 3 : 10 (2) 3 : 7 (3) 10 : 3 (4) 7 : 3 (5) None of these
Q4. Mr. Nilesh Agrawal opened a workshop investing Rs. 40,000. He invested additional amount of Rs. 10,000 every year. After two years his brother Suresh joined him with an amount of Rs. 8,5000. Thereafter Suresh did not invest any additional amount. On completion of four years from the opening of workshop they earned an amount of Rs. 1,95,000. What will be Nilesh’s share in the earning?
(1) Rs. 85000 (2) Rs.1,10,000 (3) Rs. 1,35,000 (4) Rs. 95,000 (5) None of these
Q5. A tradesman, who was selling one kind of tea at Rs. 96 per kg with a loss of 20% and another kind at Rs. 140 per kg with a gain of 25%, mixes the two together in equal ratio. He sells the mixed tea at Rs. 174 per kg.What is his gain percentage?
(1) 50% (2) 45% (3) 30% (4) 25% (5) None of these
Directions (Q.6-10): Study the following graph carefully to answer the questions given below:
The table graph shows the monetary policy statement issued by the RBI in different quarters.
Q6. The difference between the average of the rates of the fourth quarter and that of the first quarter ?
1) 0.67 2) 0.82 3) 0.58 4) 0.43 5) 0.51
Q7. The ratio of the sum of the Repo Rates in all the given quarters to that of the Reverse Repo Rates in all the given quarters ?
1) 63 : 55 2) 61 : 59 3) 79 : 42 4) 71 : 57 5) None of these
Q8. The sum of the Repo Rates in all quarters is what % of the sum of SLRs in all quarters?
1) 30.2% 2) 32.3% 3) 28.3% 4) 34.6% 5) 35.6%
Q9. The average of all the rates in the third quarter is what per cent (approx) of the average of all the rates of the first quarter?
1) 95% 2) 83% 3) 110% 4) 75% 5) 125%
Q10. What is the sum of the average of MSF and that of Bank Rates?
1) 15.251 2) 17.125 3) 18.15 4) 20.632 5) None of these
Directions (Q. 1-5): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data in the statements are sufficient to answer the questions. Read both the statements and give answer :
1) If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
2) If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
3) If the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
4) If the data in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
5) If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Q1. S, B, P, J and M are sitting around a circle facing at the centre. Who is to the immediate right of M?
I. S is third to the left of M. II. B is between S and J.
Q2. Who among M, N, O, P and Q is youngest?
I. O and P are younger than M and Q. II. N is younger than M, D and O but older than P.
Q3. How is P related to S?
I. S’s mother is P’s mother-in-law. II. S is the only son of R, who is P’s mother-in-law.
Q4. X is in which direction with respect to Y?
I. X is west of M, who is south of P and P is to the east of Y. II. N is to the west of Z and to the south of X and Z is to the south of Y.
Q5. Who among A, B, C, D and E reached school last?
I. B and C reached together. II. Only A and D reached school ahead of C.
Directions (Q. 6-10) : Read the given information and answer the following questions:
Six friends P, Q, R, S, T and U are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. They are reading different kind of books—
Fiction, Poetry, Literature, Drama, Thriller and Action, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them have worn shirt of different colours—White, Black, Green, Red, Yellow and Blue. The persons who read Literature, Poetry and Thriller books are neither in White nor in Black. P is neither wearing White shirt nor on the immediate left of the person who reads Literature. The only person who is between T and U reads Fiction book. S is reading Literature and the colour of his shirt is Green. He is facing the person who is reading Fiction book. One who is reading Drama book is seated opposite the person wearing blue shirt. The person whose shirt is green colour is on the immediate left of the person who is reading Thriller book. The people who are in Black and Yellow shirts have neither reading Drama nor Poetry. R is not reading Poetry. One who is reading Action is on the immediate left of the person who is reading Poetry. U neither reads Drama book nor fiction book.
Q6. Who among the following reads Thriller book?
1) P 2) Q 3) R 4) S 5) T
Q7. Who among the following is wearing White shirt?
1) P 2) Q 3) R 4) S 5) T
Q8. One who is reading Drama book is in which shirt?
1) Black 2) Blue 3) Green 4) Red 5) None of these
Q9. Who is sitting second to the left of S?
1) U 2) R 3) T 4) Q 5) P
Q10. Which of the following pairs is correctly matched?
1) S–Thriller–Yellow 2) Q–Literature–Blue 3) R–Fiction–White 4) T–Drama–White 5) None of these
Answers 1. 5 2. 2 3. 2 4. 4 5. 5 6. 1 7. 3 8. 4 9. 1 10. 3
1. 5 2. 2 3. 2 4. 4 5. 5 6. 1 7. 3 8. 4 9. 1 10. 3
Directions (Q. 1–5) : Which of the phrases 1), 2), 3) and 4) given below each statement should replace the phrase which is underlined in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and No correction is required, mark 5) as the answer.
Q1. Dipesh would have asked her to leave the company immediately if his boss would not have been in office.
1) his boss had not 2) his boss have 3) our boss would have 4) our boss have not
5) No correction required
Q2. It is pity that a girl born from very good parents should live a life of deprivation.
1) the girl born from 2) the girl’s birth in 3) a girl with 4) a girl born of 5) No correction required
Q3. While she was walking along the road a speeding truck knocked down to him.
1) knock down to him 2) knocked him to down 3) knocked him down 4) knock him to down
5) No correction required
Q4. I am now reliably learnt that he was involved in a hosting controversy.
1) Now I am 2) Now I was 3) Am I now 4) I have now 5) No correction required
Q5. Pooja served the company with heart and soul but she got only a few rewards.
1) heart and soul 2) with the heart and the soul 3) in heart and soul 4) with full heart and the soul
5) No correction required
Directions (Q. 6–10): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.
(A) This is in spite of the fact that the Indian subcontinent receives much higher annual rainfall compared to other major continental areas.
(B) Other objectives are to increase food grain production for the growing population, hydro–power production and inland navigation.
(C) No doubt, this rainfall is very unevenly distributed geographically and in terms of time, just as any other gift of nature.
(D) One of the major outcomes of ‘development’ is water-scarcity.
(E) Projects of this nature for the ‘common good’ of all people are of utmost importance and need a thorough scientific study using some of the basic ideas of earth-system sciences.
(F) One of the proclaimed aims of the proposed project on interlinking of Indian rivers is to remove this natural imbalance, which has also been cause of undesirable flooding in some regions and drought in others.
Q6. Which of the following should be the “FIFTH” sentence after rearrangement?
1) F 2) B 3) E 4) C 5) A
Q7. Which of the following should be the “SECOND” sentence after rearrangement?
1) B 2) E 3) F 4) A 5) C
Q8. Which of the following should be the “LAST (SIXTH)” sentence after rearrangement?
1) E 2) B 3) F 4) C 5) A
Q9. Which of the following should be the “FIRST” sentence after rearrangement?
1) A 2) F 3) C 4) B 5) D
Q10. Which of the following should be the “THIRD” sentence after rearrangement?
1) F 2) A 3) C 4) D 5) B
Answers 1. 1 2. 4 3. 3 4. 4 5. 1 6. 2 7. 4 8. 1 9. 5 10. 3
1. 1 2. 4 3. 3 4. 4 5. 1 6. 2 7. 4 8. 1 9. 5 10. 3
Q1. Whose function is to convert computer generated result into human acceptable form?
a) Mouse b) Input Interface c) ALU d) Output Interface e) Memory
Q2. Codes consisting of varying widths and spacing of parallel lines, which may be optically read, is known as _____.
a) mnemonic b) Bar code c) Decoder d) All of the above e) None of the above
Q3. What does BIOS Stands for?
a) Basic Input Output System b) Bilateral Input Output System c) Basic Input Output Service
d) Bilateral Input Output Service e) None of the above
Q4. What are the usual shapes of CD’s?
a) Quadrilateral b) Rectangular c) Circular d) Hexagonal e) None of the above
Q5. Changing cardinality in a database is____?
a) A common database design task
b) A rare database design task, but does occur
c) A database design task that never occurs
d) Is impossible to do, so a new database must be constructed and the data moved into it
e) Not a database design task
Q6. What is MS Access?
a) OODBMS b) ORDBMS c) RDBMS d) Network Database Model e) None of the above
Q7. Which of the following is the default page setup orientation for notes pages, outlines and handouts?
a) Hyphenation b) Landscape c) Portrait d) Footer e) Header
Q8. What is an Offline device?
a) A device which is not connected to CPU b) A device which is connected to CPU c) A direct access storage device
d) A system software e) All of the above
Q9. Which of the following is correct acronym of VGA?
a) Video Graphics Adapter b) Visual Graphics Array c) Volatile Graphics Array d) Video Graphics Array
e) None of the above
Q10. What is that computer program called which translates one program instruction at a time into machine language?
a) Compiler b) CPU c) Compiler d) Simulator e) Interpreter
Answers 1.d 2.b 3.a 4.c 5.a 6.b 7.b 8.a 9.d 10.e
1.d 2.b 3.a 4.c 5.a 6.b 7.b 8.a 9.d 10.e