# Mock Test 1

100 Questions  Settings  • 1.
The average age of 24 students and the principal is 15 years. When the principal’sage is excluded, the average age decreases by 1 year. What is the age of theprincipal?
• A.

38

• B.

40

• C.

39

• D.

37

• 2.
Ajit Tendulkar has a certain average for 9 innings. In the tenth inning, he scores 100runs thereby increasing his average by 8 runs. His new average is
• A.

20

• B.

24

• C.

28

• D.

32

• 3.
Three years ago, the average age of A,B and C was 27 years and that of B and C 5years ago was 20 years A’s present age is
• A.

30

• B.

40

• C.

35

• D.

48

• 4.
The average age of a family of 6 members is 22 years. If the age of the youngestmember be 7 years, what was the average age of the family at the birth of theyoungest member?
• A.

15

• B.

18

• C.

21

• D.

12

• 5.
The average age of 8 persons in a committee is increased by 2 years when two menaged 35 years and 45 years are substituted by two women. Find the average age ofthe two women.
• A.

48

• B.

45

• C.

51

• D.

42

• 6.
The average weight of a class of 29 students is 40 kg. if the weight of the teacher beincluded, the average rises by 500 gm. What is the weight of the teacher?
• A.

40.5

• B.

50.5

• C.

45

• D.

55

• 7.
If we take four numbers, the average of the first three is 16 and that of the lastthree is 15. If the last number is 18, the first number is
• A.

20

• B.

21

• C.

23

• D.

25

• 8.
The average of ten numbers is 7. If each number is multiplied by 12, then theaverage of the new set of number is
• A.

7

• B.

19

• C.

82

• D.

84

• 9.
The average weight of 5 men is decreased by 3 kg when one of them weighing 150kg is replaced by another person. Find the weight of the new person.
• A.

165

• B.

135

• C.

138

• D.

162

• 10.
The average age of a group of men is increased by 5 years when a person aged 18years is replaced by a new person of aged 38 years. How many men are there in thegroup?
• A.

3

• B.

4

• C.

5

• D.

6

• 11.
The average score of a class of 40 students is 52. What will be the average score of the rest of the students if the average score of 10 of the students is 61
• A.

50

• B.

47

• C.

48

• D.

49

• 12.
Out of three numbers, the first is twice the second and three time the third. The average of the three numbers is 88. The smallest number is
• A.

72

• B.

36

• C.

42

• D.

48

• 13.
The average age of A, B, C and D five years ago was 45 years. By including X, the present average age of all the five is 49 years. The present age of X is
• A.

64

• B.

48

• C.

45

• D.

40

• 14.
Three years ago, the average age of a family of 5 members was 17 years. A baby having been born, the average of the family is the same today. What is the age of the baby?
• A.

1 YEAR

• B.

2 YEAR

• C.

6 MONTHS

• D.

9 MONTHS

• 15.
The average of x, y and z  is 45. X is as much more than the average as y is less than the average. Find the value of z
• A.

45

• B.

25

• C.

35

• D.

15

• 16.
The average salary per head of all the workers in a company is 95. The average salary of 15 officers is `525 and the average salary per head of the rest in85. Find the total number of workers in the workshop
• A.

660

• B.

580

• C.

650

• D.

460

• 17.
The average monthly expenditure of Ravi was 100 during the first 3 months. `2200 during the next 4 months and 4620 during the subsequent five months of the year. If the total saving during the year was 2100. Find Ravi’s average monthly income.
• A.

1856

• B.

3108.33

• C.

3100

• D.

3133

• 18.
19 persons went to a hotel for a combined dinner party. 13 of them spent 79 each on their dinner and the rest spent 4 more than the average expenditure of all the 19. What was the total money spent by them?
• A.

1628.4

• B.

1534

• C.

1492

• D.

1942

• 19.
There were 42 students in a hostel. Due to the admission of 13 new students, the expenses of the mess increase by 31 per day while the average expenditure per head diminished by 3. What was the original expenditure of the mess?
• A.

633.23

• B.

583.3

• C.

623.3

• D.

6325

• 20.
A mixture of 70 litres of alcohol and water contains 10% of water. How much water must be added to the above mixture to make the water 12.5% of the resulting mixture
• A.

1

• B.

1.5

• C.

2

• D.

2.5

• 21.
What is 20% of 50% of 75% of 70?
• A.

5.25

• B.

6.75

• C.

7.25

• D.

5.5

• 22.
Mr. Abhimanyu Banerjee is worried about the balance of his monthly budget. The price of petrol has increased by 40%. By what percent should he reduce the consumption of petrol so that he is able to balance his budget?
• A.

33.33

• B.

28.56

• C.

25

• D.

14.28

• 23.
Ram sells his goods 25% cheaper than Shyam and 25% dearer than Bram. How much percentage is Bram’s goods cheaper than Shyam’s?
• A.

33.33

• B.

50

• C.

66.66

• D.

40

• 24.
In a mixture of 80 litres of milk and water, 25% of the mixture is milk. How much water should be added to the mixture so that milk becomes 20% of the mixture?
• A.

20

• B.

15

• C.

25

• D.

24

• 25.
A landowner increased the length and the breadth of a rectangular plot by 10% and 20% respectively. Find the percentage change in the cost of the plot assuming land prices are uniform throughout his plot.
• A.

33

• B.

35

• C.

22.22

• D.

25

• 26.
If in a certain code, GLAMOUR is written as IJCNMWP and MISRULE is written asOGUSSNC, then how will TOPICAL be written in that code?
• A.

VMRJECN

• B.

VMRHACJ

• C.

VMRJACJ

• D.

VNRJABJ

• 27.
If SYSTEM is coded as SYSMET and NEARER, as AENRER, then FRACTION will be codedas
• A.

CARFNOIT

• B.

NOITFRAC

• C.

FRACNOIT

• D.

CARFTION

• 28.
In a certain code, COMPATIBLE is written as BQNPDDKAHS. How is STABILISED              written in that code?
• A.

JCBUTCDRHK

• B.

TUBCJCDRHK

• C.

JCBUTEDTHM

• D.

JCBUTEFTJM

• 29.
If in a certain language, TRIANGLE is coded as SQHZMFKD, which word would be             coded as DWZLOKD?
• A.

EXAMPLE

• B.

FIGMENT

• C.

DISMISS

• D.

DISJOIN

• 30.
In a code language, TUTORIAL, is written as DODNGLCF and DANCE is written as           YCJMZ, how can EDUCATION be written in that code?
• A.

ZYMODCLNJ

• B.

ZYOMCDLNJ

• C.

ZYOMDCLNJ

• D.

ZYOTNLCMD

• 31.
If each of the letters in the English alphabet is assigned odd numerical value             beginning A=1, B=3 and so on, what will be the total value of the letters of the word              INDIAN?
• A.

86

• B.

88

• C.

89

• D.

96

• 32.
If DEER = 12215 and HIGH = 5645, how will you code HEEL?
• A.

2328

• B.

3449

• C.

4337

• D.

5229

• 33.
Pointing to a photograph, a man said, “I have no brother or sister but that man’s father is my father’s son.” Whose photograph was it?
• A.

His own

• B.

His son’s

• C.

His father’s

• D.

His nephew’s

• 34.
Introducing Reena, Monika said, “She is the only daughter of my father’s only               daughter.” How is Monika related to Reena?
• A.

Aunt

• B.

Niece

• C.

Cousin

• D.

None of these

• 35.
Pointing to a lady, a man said, “The son of her only brother is the brother of my         wife.” How is the lady related to the man?
• A.

Mother’s sister

• B.

Grandmother

• C.

Mother-in-law

• D.

Sister of father-in-law

• 36.
Pointing to a girl in the photograph, Amar said, “Her mother’s brother is the only                  son of my mother’s father.” How is the girl’s mother related to Amar?
• A.

Mother

• B.

Sister

• C.

Aunt

• D.

Grandmother

• 37.
A man said to a lady, “Your mother’s husband’s sister is my aunt.” How is the lady                  related to the man?
• A.

Daughter

• B.

Granddaughter

• C.

Mother

• D.

Sister

• 38.
Pointing out to a lady, a girl said, “She is the daughter-in-law of the grandmother of                  my father’s only son.” How is the lady related to the girl?
• A.

Sister-in-law

• B.

Mother

• C.

Aunt

• D.

Mother-in-law

• 39.
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: There are six children playing football, namely A, B, C, D, E and F.  A and E are brothers.  F is the sister of E. C is the only son of A’s uncle. B and D are the daughters of the brother of C’s father. How is C related to F?
• A.

Cousin

• B.

Brother

• C.

Son

• D.

Uncle

• 40.
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: There are six children playing football, namely A, B, C, D, E and F.  A and E are brothers.  F is the sister of E. C is the only son of A’s uncle. B and D are the daughters of the brother of C’s father. How many male players are there?
• A.

1

• B.

3

• C.

4

• D.

5

• 41.
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: There are six children playing football, namely A, B, C, D, E and F.  A and E are brothers.  F is the sister of E. C is the only son of A’s uncle. B and D are the daughters of the brother of C’s father.  How many female players are there ?
• A.

1

• B.

2

• C.

3

• D.

4

• 42.
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: There are six children playing football, namely A, B, C, D, E and F.  A and E are brothers.  F is the sister of E. C is the only son of A’s uncle. B and D are the daughters of the brother of C’s father. How is D related to A?
• A.

Uncle

• B.

Sister

• C.

Niece

• D.

Cousin

• 43.
If (i) M is brother of N; (ii) B is brother of N; and (iii) M is brother of D, then which of the following statements is definitely true?
• A.

N is brother of B

• B.

N is brother of D

• C.

M is brother of B

• D.

D is brother of M

• 44.
D, the son-in-law of B, is the brother-in-law of A who is the brother of C. How is A         related to B?
• A.

Brother

• B.

Son

• C.

Father

• D.

• 45.
Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow : 1) A, B, C, D, E and F are six members of a family. 2) One couple has parents and their children in the family. 3) A is the son of C and E is the daughter of A. 4) D is the daughter of F who is the mother of E. Who are the male members in the family?
• A.

A and C

• B.

C and F

• C.

A, B and D

• D.

Cannot be determined

• 46.
Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow : 1) A, B, C, D, E and F are six members of a family. 2) One couple has parents and their children in the family. 3) A is the son of C and E is the daughter of A. 4) D is the daughter of F who is the mother of E.  Which of the following pairs is the parents of the children?
• A.

BC

• B.

CF

• C.

BF

• D.

None

• 47.
Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow : 1) A, B, C, D, E and F are six members of a family. 2) One couple has parents and their children in the family. 3) A is the son of C and E is the daughter of A. 4) D is the daughter of F who is the mother of E. Which of the following pairs in the parents of the couple?
• A.

AB

• B.

BC

• C.

AF

• D.

CF

• 48.
Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow : 1) A, B, C, D, E and F are six members of a family. 2) One couple has parents and their children in the family. 3) A is the son of C and E is the daughter of A. 4) D is the daughter of F who is the mother of E.  How many female members are there in the family?
• A.

2

• B.

3

• C.

4

• D.

Cannot be determined

• 49.
Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow : 1) A, B, C, D, E and F are six members of a family. 2) One couple has parents and their children in the family. 3) A is the son of C and E is the daughter of A. 4) D is the daughter of F who is the mother of E. What relationship do D and E bear to each other?
• A.

Sister and Brother

• B.

Mother and son

• C.

Grandmother and Grand daughter

• D.

Sister

• 50.
A river flows west to east and on the way turns left and go in a semi-circle round                  a hillock, and then turns left at right angles. In which direction is the river finally                   flowing?
• A.

West

• B.

East

• C.

North

• D.

South

• 51.
• A.

Price of crude reached \$147, not \$200, as was predicted

• B.

Discovery of oil reserve within their own territories

• C.

Demand for crude oil has fallen sharply

• D.

There is no need for them to invest huge amounts of money in alternative sources of energy

• E.

None of these

• 52.
• A.

Only a

• B.

The both a and b

• C.

Only c

• D.

All a,b and c

• 53.
• A.

When the price rises the demand for crude oil falls immediately

• B.

)A small change in demand will result in a sharp change in the price of crude

• C.

Within a short span of time the price of crude oil has fluctuated sharply

• D.

None of these

• 54.
• A.

Only b

• B.

Both a and b

• C.

Both b and c

• D.

Only c

• 55.
In the following question, out of the four alternatives, choose the word which best express the meaning of the given wordNONPLUSSED
• A.

PUZZLED

• B.

ABUSIVE

• C.

INJURIOUS

• D.

ENORMOUS

• 56.
Choose a word which has opposite meaning of VISIONARY
• A.

REALIST

• B.

ARTIST

• C.

IDEALIST

• D.

SOCIALIST

• 57.
Four words are given, out of which one word is spelt correctly
• A.

Disorientation

• B.

Desorientation

• C.

Disorientetion

• D.

Dysorientetion

• 58.
You have prepared well (a)/ for the examination (b) / isn't it ? (c) / No error (d)
• A.

A

• B.

B

• C.

C

• D.

D

• 59.
Science and Technology and (a) /their fallout do not (b) / complete human culture (c) / no error (d)
• A.

A

• B.

B

• C.

C

• D.

D

• 60.
The Angry bird flap (a)/ her wings, flies a short (b)/ distances and returns. (c) / no error (d)
• A.

A

• B.

B

• C.

C

• D.

D

• 61.
You are _____ common sense?
• A.

Lacking of

• B.

Devoid of

• C.

Devoid in

• D.

Dull on

• 62.
He ran so fast ________.
• A.

That he fell

• B.

So he fell

• C.

He fell

• D.

That he is falling

• 63.
The doctor has been _____ to attend to an urgent case
• A.

Called

• B.

Called in

• C.

Called by

• D.

Call over

• 64.
Choose the right meaning of the idiomTo nip in the bud
• A.

To stop something at the start

• B.

To trim the flowers

• C.

To pluck the flowers

• D.

To steal from

• 65.
Choose the right meaning of the idiomTo put a spoke in one's cycle
• A.

To repair one's cycle

• B.

To hinder

• C.

To trip a rider

• D.

• 66.
Choose the right meaning of the idiomTo clip one's wing
• A.

To stop one from flying

• B.

To trim the leaves

• C.

To deprive one of power

• D.

To hurt a bird

• 67.
Choose the right word forAn act of traveling from one place to another
• A.

Series

• B.

Journey

• C.

Sequence

• D.

Programme

• 68.
Choose the right word forThe thing no longer in use
• A.

Obstacle

• B.

Obsolete

• C.

Obsidian

• D.

Obstruction

• 69.
Choose the right word forMisappropriation of money
• A.

Embezzlement

• B.

Robbery

• C.

Theft

• D.

Fraud

• 70.
Correct the sentence marked in boldWhen in doubt check it up with a dictionary
• A.

Check it up in

• B.

Check it in

• C.

Check it with

• D.

No error

• 71.
Correct the sentence which is marked in boldAt the present rate of exchange. fourteen dozen cost Rs 3000
• A.

Dozen costs

• B.

Dozens cost

• C.

Dozens costs

• D.

No error

• 72.
Correct the sentenceIf the sky is overcast,  I take my umbrella with me.
• A.

When

• B.

Unless

• C.

Whenever

• D.

No Error

• 73.
Correct the sentenceThe artist Claims to have royal blood in his veins
• A.

Hand

• B.

• C.

• D.

No error

• 74.
Correct the sentenceYou have come here with the intension in insulting me
• A.

For insulting me

• B.

Of insulting me

• C.

On insulting me

• D.

No Error

• 75.
I did not give at the examination as my circumstances are bad
• A.

Write

• B.

Sit

• C.

Appear

• D.

No Error

• 76.
The first element in modern periodic table is
• A.

Hydrogen

• B.

Lithium

• C.

Oxygen

• D.

Helium

• 77.
Which reduce the mosquito population in water
• A.

Crab

• B.

Dogfish

• C.

Gambusia fish

• D.

Snail

• 78.
In human beings, the sperm fertilise the ovum in
• A.

Cervix

• B.

Fallopian tube

• C.

Lower part of uterus

• D.

Upper part of uterus

• 79.
Liver produce
• A.

Lipase

• B.

Urea

• C.

Mucus

• D.

HCl

• 80.
The stone formed in human kidney mostly consist of
• A.

Calcium oxalate

• B.

Sodium acetate

• C.

Magnesium sulphate

• D.

Calcium

• 81.
In human body lymphocytes are formed in
• A.

Liver

• B.

Long bone

• C.

Pancreas

• D.

Spleen

• 82.
Athlete's foot is a disease caused by
• A.

Bacteria

• B.

Fungus

• C.

Protozoan

• D.

Nematode

• 83.
Sardar Vallabhai Patel was equated with
• A.

Bismarck

• B.

Mazzin

• C.

Cavour

• D.

Garibaldi

• 84.
Vandemataram was written by
• A.

• B.

Rabindranath Tagore

• C.

Sarath Chandra

• D.

Surendranath

• 85.
The Mohemmadan Anglo-Oriental College at Aligarh was founded by
• A.

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

• B.

Md. Ali Jinnah

• C.

Mohammed Ali

• D.

Saukat Ali

• 86.
Brahmo Samaj was founded by
• A.

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

• B.

• C.

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

• D.

Swami vivekananda

• 87.
Who was in favour of a party less democracy?
• A.

Jai Prakash Narain

• B.

MN Roy

• C.

Jawaharlal Nehru

• D.

Bhupendranath Dutta

• 88.
Who was the first Indian Governor General?
• A.

C Rajagopalachari

• B.

B R Ambedkar

• C.

• D.

• 89.
Poorna Swaraj (Complete Independence) was declared as the Goal of Indian National Congress in its session of
• A.

Lucknow 1916

• B.

Lahore 1929

• C.

Tripuri 1939

• D.

Delhi 1940

• 90.
Sati was abolished by
• A.

William Bentinck

• B.

Lord Ripon

• C.

Warren Hastings

• D.

Lord Cornwallis

• 91.
Author of " My Experiments with Truth"
• A.

Aurobindo

• B.

Tilak

• C.

Gandhi

• D.

Vinobha

• 92.
The world famous ' Serangeti'
• A.

Wildlife

• B.

Tanzania

• C.

Zambia

• D.

Uganda

• 93.
Kangaroos, Platypus and Koala bears are wildlife of
• A.

Australia

• B.

South Africa

• C.

Europe

• D.

South America

• 94.
Volcanic activity is more common in
• A.

Hawaii

• B.

Japan

• C.

Colombia

• D.

New Zealand

• 95.
Panama Canal was constructed in
• A.

• B.

• C.

• D.

• 96.
Source of river Nile is
• A.

Lake Nassir

• B.

Lake Victoria

• C.

• D.

Lake Tanganyika

• 97.
The Cyclone that brought devastation in Bangladesh was named as
• A.

Sidr

• B.

Shary

• C.

Wendy

• D.

Erin

• 98.
Sahara is located in Which part of africa
• A.

Northern

• B.

Eastern

• C.

Western

• D.

Southern

• 99.
The longest river in the world is
• A.

Nile

• B.

Amazon

• C.

Ganga

• D.

Yamuna

• 100.
The Eskimos lives in
• A.