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  • 1. 

    What type of test is the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering?

    • A.

      Manual writing test

    • B.

      Paper and pencil test

    • C.

      Computer-based standardized test

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Computer-based standardized test
    Explanation
    The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a computer-based standardized test. This means that it is conducted on a computer and follows a standardized format, allowing for consistent administration and scoring. This type of test is commonly used for assessing the aptitude and knowledge of candidates in various fields, including engineering.

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  • 2. 

    What is the acronym for this test?

    • A.

      GTEA

    • B.

      GATE

    • C.

      GMAT

    • D.

      GAET

    Correct Answer
    B. GATE
    Explanation
    The correct answer for this question is GATE. This acronym stands for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering. It is a national level examination conducted in India for students who wish to pursue postgraduate programs in engineering and technology. GATE scores are widely accepted by various universities and institutions for admissions and also for recruitment purposes.

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  • 3. 

    Who is the Developer or administrator of this test?

    • A.

      IISC and IITS

    • B.

      IITC and IICT

    • C.

      ICT and IITS

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. IISC and IITS
    Explanation
    The correct answer is IISC and IITS. This suggests that the developer or administrator of this test is either the Indian Institute of Science (IISC) or the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITS). These are prestigious educational institutions in India known for their research and development in various fields.

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  • 4. 

    What year was this test started

    • A.

      1980

    • B.

      1982

    • C.

      1983

    • D.

      1984

    Correct Answer
    D. 1984
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1984. This is the year in which the test was started.

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  • 5. 

    What is the purpose of this test?

    • A.

      For Undergraduate engineering admissions

    • B.

      For Post-graduate engineering admissions

    • C.

      To secure administrative jobs

    • D.

      For Post-graduate finance admissions

    Correct Answer
    B. For Post-graduate engineering admissions
    Explanation
    The purpose of this test is to assess the knowledge and skills of individuals who are seeking admission into a post-graduate engineering program. This test is specifically designed to evaluate their aptitude and readiness for advanced engineering studies at the post-graduate level.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these countries does offer this test?

    • A.

      India

    • B.

      Bangladesh

    • C.

      Ethiopia

    • D.

      United States

    Correct Answer
    D. United States
    Explanation
    The United States offers the test mentioned in the question.

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  • 7. 

    What is the duration of this test?

    • A.

      3 hours

    • B.

      4 hours

    • C.

      2 hours

    • D.

      An hour

    Correct Answer
    A. 3 hours
    Explanation
    The duration of the test is 3 hours.

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  • 8. 

    What month does this test usually hold?

    • A.

      January

    • B.

      February

    • C.

      March

    • D.

      April

    Correct Answer
    B. February
    Explanation
    The test is usually held in February.

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  • 9. 

    What is the validity period of this test?

    • A.

      2 years

    • B.

      A year

    • C.

      3 Years

    • D.

      6 months

    Correct Answer
    C. 3 Years
    Explanation
    The validity period of this test is 3 years. This means that the test results will be considered valid and reliable for a period of 3 years from the date of taking the test. After this period, the test may need to be retaken to ensure the accuracy of the results.

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  • 10. 

    What language is this test administered with?

    • A.

      Arabic

    • B.

      Hindi

    • C.

      English

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. English
    Explanation
    This test is administered in English, as indicated by the answer choice.

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