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Directions (1): In the question below are given three statements followed by two Conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the statements and then decide which of the given Conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts. 

Q1. Statements: 
 No ant is insect
 Some insect are monkey.
 No monkey is grass hopper.
 Conclusions:
I. Some grasshopper can be ant
II. All monkey are ant.
Only I follows
Only II follows
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follows
Both I and II follows
Solution:

Q2. In a certain code ANALOGY is written as BMCLZTQ. How is NUMBERS written in that code?
NFPBTIJ
MMKFRCU
NFPBTIG
NFPCTIG
None of these
Solution:

Q3. How many letters will remain in the same position in the word ’DOCUMENTS’, when all the letters are arranged according to alphabetical order(from left to right)?
None
One
Two
Three
More than three
Solution:

Q4. If P*Q means P is mother of Q, P@Q means P is brother of Q, P%Q means P is father of Q and P#Q means P is daughter of Q, then how is L related to K in the expression M*K#N@L@J ?
aunt
mother
father
uncle
brother
Solution:

Q5. If point M is 4m north of L, which is 3 m west to N. If X lies on the mid point of MN. Then in which direction is point X from Point Q, which is 1 m south of L?
Southwest
Northeast
East
West
Cannot be determined
Solution:

Q6. There are two taps to fill a tank and a third to empty it. When the third tap is closed, they can fill the tank in 10 min and 12 min, respectively. If all the three taps be opened, the tank is filled in 15 min. If the first two taps are closed, in approximately what time can the third tap empty the when it is full?
8 min and 34 second
9 min and 32 second
7 min
6 min
12 min
Solution:

Directions (7-10): Read the following data and answer the questions that follow. 

A set of 10 pipes (set X) can fill 70% of a tank in 7 minutes. Another set of 6 pipes (set Y) fills 3/8 of the tank in 3 minutes. A third set of 8 pipes (set Z) can empty 5/10 of the tank in 10 minutes.

Q7. How many minutes will it take to fill the tank if all the 24 pipes are opened at the same time?
 5 minutes
 5 (5/7) minutes
 6 minutes
 6 (5/7) minutes
 7 (7/5) minutes
Solution:
(7-10)




Q8. If only half the pipes of set X are opened and half the pipes of set Y are opened and all other pipes of set Z are opened, approximately how long will it take to fill 49% of the tank?
16 minutes
13 minutes
8 minutes
10 minutes
12 minutes
Solution:

Q9. If 4 pipes are closed in set Z, and all other remain open, how long will it take to fill the tank?
5 minutes
6 minutes
7 minutes
7.5 minutes
6.5 minutes
Solution:

Q10. If the tank is half filled and set X and Y are closed, how many minutes will it take for set Z to empty the tank.
12 minutes
10 minutes
15 minutes
16 minutes
14 minutes
Solution:

Directions (11-15): In the passage given below there are blanks which are to be filled with the options given below. Find out the appropriate pair of words in each case which can most suitably complete the sentence without altering the meaning of the statement. 
The Centre cannot continue to (11)…….. its legal obligation to create a mechanism to implement the Supreme Court’s final (12)………. in the Cauvery dispute. This was the broad message conveyed by the court on Monday when it (13)………… the government for failing to frame a scheme within the six-week time limit given earlier. For the Centre, it was (14)……….. to be asked to demonstrate its bona fides by submitting a draft scheme for the court’s (15)……… by May 3. 

Q11.
elope
evade
escape
run
avoid
Solution:
evade – to get away from by cunning; to avoid by dexterity
elope – to run away with intention to get married with someone else

Q12.
idea
norm
suggestion
verdict
advice
Solution:
verdict – An opinion; judgment
norm- set of rules

Q13.
admonished
remiss
reprieved
scolded
rebuked
Solution:
admonished – to warn or notify of a fault
remiss – at fault
reprieved – cancelled or postponed

Q14.
embracing
honoring
embarrassing
shameless
reverent
Solution:
embarrassing – awkward; shameful
embracing – to hug

Q15.
implementation
consideration
verdict
judgment
suggestion
Solution:
consideration – the tendency to consider things