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Q1. A boat which has a speed of 5 km/hr in still water cover 1km upstream path in 15 minutes. How much distance it could cover in 1 hour 45 minutes in downstream:
7 km
3 km
4 km
10 km
10.5 km
Solution:

Q2. A jar full of whisky contains 40% alcohol. A part of this whisky is replaced by another containing 19% alcohol and now the percentage of alcohol was found to be 26%. The part of whisky replaced is:
1/3
2/3
2/5
3/5
4/5
Solution:

Q3. A trader marked his goods at 20% above the cost price. He sold half the stock at the marked price, one quarter at a discount of 20% on the marked price and the rest at a discount of 40% on the marked price. His total gain is
2%
4.5%
13.5%
15%
12%
Solution:

Q4. A can complete 1/4 of a work in 10 days, B can complete 40% of the work in 15 days, C completes 1/3 of the work in 13 days and D 1/6 of work in 7 days. Who will be able to complete work fastest?
A
B
C
D
Can’t be determined
Solution:

Q5. Annually income of Sameer is 8.4 lakh Rs. he spend of remaining on Food and 11/20 of remaining spend on Cloth and travel together monthly. then find the difference between total saving and amount spend on travel annually, if given ratio between amount spend on Cloth to travel is 17 : 8?
164400 Rs.
165400 Rs.
160400 Rs.
175400 Rs.
150400 Rs.
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
G, H, I, J and K are five persons who are working in different IT companies in Bangalore. Two of them are working in Infosys, while the other three are working in different occupations, viz TCS, Cognizant and Tech Mahindra but not necessarily in the same order. They are living in different colonies of Bangalore viz; P, Q, R and S but not necessarily in the same order.
One of the person who is working in Infosys and the person working in Tech Mahindra stay in the same locality S. The other three stay in three different localities P, Q and R. Two of these five persons are Hindus, while the remaining three come from three different communities, viz Muslim, Christian and Sikh but not necessarily in the same order. The person who is working in Tech Mahindra is the oldest in age while the female person who is working in Infosys is the youngest. The other person who is working in Infosys is a male and lies between the employees of TCS and the Tech Mahindra age wise. J is a male and working in Infosys and stays in locality S while K is a Muslim and stays in locality R. The employee of TCS is a Christian and stays in locality P. H is a Sikh while, G is a Hindu and is a female and working in Infosys.

Q6. In which company H is working?
TCS
Tech Mahindra
Cognizant
Cannot be determined
Solution:
(6-10)

Q7. In which company K is working?
TCS
Tech Mahindra
Cognizant
Cannot be determined

Q8. In which company I is working?
TCS
Tech Mahindra
Cognizant
Cannot be determined

Q9. Age wise, who among the following lies between G and I?
Cannot be determined
The person who is working in Tech Mahindra
The person who is working in cognizant
The male person who is working in Infosys
None of these

Q10. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true on the basis of the given information?
K’s religion is Hindu
G stays in place R
I is an employee of Tech Mahindra
J’s religion is Hindu
H is an employee of TCS

Directions (11-15): In each of the questions given below. Some sentences are given which may or may not be in sequence. Rearrange these sentences so that they make a coherent paragraph and choose the correct sequence as your choice. In question(s) where the first and the last sentence is numbered it means they are fixed and are not needed to be jumbled.

Q11. A. The Director walked into the room and took a look around the class
B. Mitch wanted to scream-the illogicality of the entire scene struck him dumb
C. The managers stared at him with the look of fear that no democratic country should tolerate in its people
D. Mitch walked out of the room – it was his irrevocable protest against an insensible and insensitive situation.
ACBD
BDAC
ABCD
Solution:
Statement (A) should be the first sentence. After the director, the reactions of the managers should follow statement (C) and then the Mitch’s.

Q12. A. An essay which appeals chiefly to the intellect is Francis Bacon’s ‘Of Studies’.
B. His careful tripartite division of studies expressed succinctly in aphoristic prose, demands the complete attention of the mind of the reader
C. He considers studies as they should be, for pleasure, for self-improvement, for business
D. He considers the evils of excess study: laziness affectation, and precocity.
DCBA
ABCD
CDBA
ACBD
DABC
Solution:
Statement (A) is the first sentence. Statements (C) and (D) make a combination (purpose-evil).

Q13. A. By reasoning we mean the mental process of drawing an inference front two or more statements or going from the inference to the statements which yield that inference.
B. So logical reasoning covers those types of questions which imply drawing an inference from the problems.
C. Logic means, if we take its original meaning, the science of valid reasoning
D. Clearly, for understanding arguments and for drawing the inference correctly it is necessary that we should understand the statements first.
ACBD
CABD
ABCD
DBCA
CDAB
Solution:
Statement (C) stands as the first sentence because the concept of reasoning given in it has been explained in statement (A). So, statements (C) and (A) make a combination.

Q14. A. In rejecting the functionalism in positivist organization theory, either wholly or partially, there is often a move towards a political model of organization theory.
B. Thus, the analysis would shift to the power resources possessed by different groups in the organization and the way they use these resources in actual power plays to shape the organizational structure.
C. At the extreme, in one set of writings, the growth of administrators in the organization is held to be completely unrelated to the work to be done and to be caused totally by the political pursuit of self-interest.
D. The political model holds that individual interests are pursued in organizational life through the exercise of power and influence.
DBCA
ABDC
BCDA
Solution:
Statements (A) and (D) make a combination (political model) and they cannot be the last group because the basic theories of this model have been discussed in other sentences.

Q15. (i) Making people laugh is tricky.
A. At times, the intended humour may simply not come off. B. Making people laugh while trying to sell them something is a tougher challenge, since the commercial can fall flat on two grounds.
C. There are many advertisements which do amuse but do no even begin to set the cash tills ringing.
D. Again, it is rarely sufficient for an advertiser simply to amuse the target audience in order to reap the sales benefit.
(vi) There are indications that in substituting the hard sell for a more entertaining approach, some agencies have rather thrown out the baby with the bath water.
CDBA
ABCD