1.
Robert is travelling on his cycle and has calculated to reach point A at 2 P.M. if he travels at 10 kmph, he will reach there at 12 noon if he travels at 15 kmph. At what speed must he travel to reach A at 1 P.M.?
2.
The difference between a two-digit number and the number obtained by interchanging the digits is 36. What is the difference between the sum and the difference of the digits of the number if the ratio between the digits of the number is 1 : 2 ?
3.
Free notebooks were distributed equally among children of a class. The number of notebooks each child got was one-eighth of the number of children. Had the number of children been half, each child would have got 16 notebooks. Total how many notebooks were distributed ?
4.
The smallest number which when diminished by 7, is divisible 12, 16, 18, 21 and 28 is:
5.
Two pipes A and B together can fill a cistern in 4 hours. Had they been opened separately, then B would have taken 6 hours more than A to fill the cistern. How much time will be taken by A to fill the cistern separately?
6.
The miser gazed ...... at the pile of gold coins in front of him.
7.
CORPULENT
8.
Extreme old age when a man behaves like a fool
9.
I remember my sister taking me to the museum.
A.
I remember I was taken to the museum by my sister
B.
I remember being taken to the museum by my sister.
C.
I remember myself being taken to the museum by my sister.
D.
I remember taken to the museum by my sister.
10.
Marathon is to race as hibernation is to
11.
Blueberries cost more than strawberries.
Blueberries cost less than raspberries.
Raspberries cost more than both strawberries and blueberries.
If the first two statements are true, the third statement is
12.
One New York publisher has estimated that 50,000 to 60,000 people in the United States want an anthology that includes the complete works of William Shakespeare. And what accounts for this renewed interest in Shakespeare? As scholars point out, his psychological insights into both male and female characters are amazing even today.
This paragraph best supports the statement that
A.
Shakespeare's characters are more interesting than fictional characters today.
B.
People even today are interested in Shakespeare's work because of the characters.
C.
Academic scholars are putting together an anthology of Shakespeare's work.
D.
New Yorkers have a renewed interested in the work of Shakespeare.
13.
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14.
Study the following line graph and answer the questions.
Exports from Three Companies Over the Years (in Rs. crore)
For which of the following pairs of years the total exports from the three Companies together are equal?
15.
Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.
16.
A, B, C, D and E are sitting on a bench. A is sitting next to B, C is sitting next to D, D is not sitting with E who is on the left end of the bench. C is on the second position from the right. A is to the right of B and E. A and C are sitting together. In which position A is sitting ?
17.
The difference of level between a point below the plane of sight and one above, is the sum of two staff readings and an error would be produced equal to
A.
The distance between the zero of gradient and the foot of the staff
B.
Twice the distance between the zero of graduation and the foot of the staff
C.
Thrice the distance between the zero of graduation and the foot of the staff
D.
18.
Latitude of a place is the angular distance from
A.
B.
C.
Equator to the nearer pole
D.
Equator to the nearer pole along the meridian of the place
E.
19.
Complete the idiom:Art historians regard the Mona Lisa __ one of the greatest works of art.
20.
Complete the idiom:He is not so much smart __ cunning.
21.
Complete the idiom:She is so beautiful __ exquisite.
22.
Complete the idiom:Think of it more __ a promise than a threat.
23.
Complete the idiom:Mom and dad gave the same punishment to me __ to you.
24.
Complete the idiom:The commercials were obviously targeted __ teenage boys.
25.
Complete the idiom:The time he has spent impersonating Elvis is estimated __ longer than the time Elvis himself spent performing.