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Directioins (1-2): Below in each questions, some sentences are given, find the sentence which is not really contributing to the main theme and OUT of the passage. Find the odd sentence and rearrange the remaining sentences to make a coherent paragraph. 
Q1.
The reference was to china, a country that has been courting Pakistan for several years through a number of means including assistance in its nuclear programme.
After the Uri attacks, Pakistan’s special Kashmir envoy Mushaid Hussain declared that the US was a waning power, suggesting that Pakistan was seeking out other allies.
The most important concern relates to the possible conflict in Pakistan between votaries of economic development and supporters of militancy.
This corridor-which includes road, rail and port infrastructure-is expected to allow China to avoid the vulnerable Indian ocean route currently used to transport oil from the gulf.
Of late, there has been much talk of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) that stretches from the autonomous region of Xinjiang to the Gwadar port.

Q2.
India recently ratified the Paris Agreement, assuring it a seat at the 55/55 table
ratification by at least 55 countries and accounting for at least 55 % of global greenhouse gas(GHG) emissions was required for the agreement to come into force.
where countries will negotiate the mechanism and provisions under the agreement.
with the ratification, India has demonstrated leadership in climate negotiations but left some with concerns about signing an agreement without realizing its full implications.
There are certain targets India wants to achieve and to achieve that there is a need to allocate mitigating burden among states and also prioritize adaptation efforts.

Directions (3-5): In each of the following questions a short passage is given with one of the lines in the passage missing and represented by a blank. Select the best out of the five answer choices given, to make the passage complete and coherent (coherent means logically complete and sound). 

Q3. After two years, high inflation moderated in the later part of 2011-12 in response to past monetary tightening and growth deceleration. High inflation had adverse consequences on welfare and on saving and investment, particularly household saving I financial assets. The most serious consequences of inflation is ……As growth slowed down , in part due to high inflation, it further reduced the welfare of the common man through adverse impact on employment and incomes.
Its destructive allocation impact on the industries that were lately coming up.
its negative impact on the rich and high-profile people.
Its adverse distributional impact on the poor, people without social security and pensioners.
Its wayward consequences on the public distribution system meant for the poor.
Its unfavourable bearing on day to day commodities that are used by the common man.
Solution:
The passage talks of the consequences of inflation & its effect.

Q4. Let us understand the definition of metaphysics, a purely speculative science, which occupies a completely isolate position and is entirely independent of the teaching of experience. It deals with mere conceptions-not, like mathematics, with conceptions applied to intuition –and in it, reason is the pupil of itself alone. It is the oldest of the sciences.(……………………)
And it would struggle to survive without the architecture of mathematical support that it draws its strength from
yet it continued to baffle mankind because of its abstractions.
But it has never had never will have the good fortune to attain to the sure scientific method.
And it would still survive, even if all the rest were swallowed up in the abyss of an all-destroying barbarism.
The critical science is not opposed to the dogmatic procedure of reason in pure cognition; for pure cognition must always be dogmatic.
Solution:
Find out the option on the basis of sentiment & tone. In the description of metaphysics, positive tone occur bit in options A, B & C have negative tone. Option E is irrelevant with respect to this context.

Q5. Aggregation of risks is somewhat quite new to blanks in India. While some banks have started thinking in that line by trying to put integrated limits framework and integrated risk policies as well as using CBS solutions for technological integration, the effort required is beyond such requirement. Risk aggregation would mean aggregating the individual risk measures to decide most appropriate assets class that would contain the risk to the desired level dictated by the risk appetite. Capital allocation (about how much) would be based on such strategies……………………….
Most banks are yet to conceptualize the same in their processes.
Most banks have already integrated it in their functioning; it is working over the years satisfactorily.
Which would in long run prove to be the growth impeding.
Of risk aggregation which is really a new concept to Indian banks
On expected lines of the regulation condition laid down in the manual of the bank

Directions (6-10): 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 provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer 

Q6. Is Q granddaughter of P? 
 I. S has two children and Q is daughter of R.
 II. P is father of R and married to S.
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.
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.
if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Solution:
From both statement I and II.

Hence Q is granddaughter of P.

Q7. Six friends A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Who sits second to the left of E? 
I. C sits second to the right of D, who sits second to the right of E.
II. B and F sit opposite each other and E sits between B and D.
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.
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.
if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Solution:

Q8. How is ‘new website’ written in a code language? 
 I. ‘CP launches a new website’ is written as ‘sa mi ku lu ta’ and ‘CP brings competition’ is written as ‘pa ta sa’.
 II. ‘New website is CP’ is written as ‘ku mi bu ta’.
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.
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.
if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Solution:
Both The statement is sufficient to answer the question.

Q9. Who scores the highest run in a match, among five players A, B, C, D and E? 
 I. A scores equal to B, who scores five runs more than C.
 II. D does not score the highest run, but he scores nine runs more than C.
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.
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.
if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Solution:
From I: A=B>C
From II: _>D>C
E>D>A=B>C

Q10. How many sisters does A have? 
 I. P is father of A and he has three children.
 II. A has two siblings one of them is Q.
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.
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.
if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Solution:

Both statements I and II are not sufficient to answer the questions.

Q11. A dealer sold a refrigerator at a loss of 12%. Had he sold it for Rs.2205 more, he would have gained 24%. For what value should he sell it in order to gain 20%?
Rs. 8120
Rs. 7750
Rs. 6825
Rs. 7350
Rs. 8345
Solution:

Q12. A man has whisky worth Rs. 32 a litre and another lot worth Rs 28 a litre. Equal quantities of these are mixed with water to obtain a mixture of 75 litres worth Rs 24 a litre. Find how much water the mixture contains?
5 litres
10 litres
15 litres
20 litres
24 litres
Solution:

Q13. Shreekant’s monthly income is 25% more than that of Vimal. Vimal’s monthly income is 15% less than that of Vishnu. If the difference between monthly income of Shreekant and Vishnu is Rs 2750. What is monthly income of Vimal?
Rs 11,000
Rs 10,000
Rs 12,000
Data Inadequate
Rs 37,400
Solution:

Q14. If the difference between SI and CI a certain amount at the rates 13%(for SI) and 15%(for CI) for 2 years is Rs.790. Find the principal amount.
Rs.12,640
Rs.10,500
Rs.9,500
Rs.8,500
Rs.7,500
Solution:

Q15. Amit brought two cars. He then sold the first car at 10% profit and the second one at 25% profit. The selling price of the second car is 25% more than the selling price of the first car. What is the approximate profit per cent in both the cars together?
17.85%
18.36%
16.19%
23.13%
21.35%
Solution: