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Q1. If “A > B ≥ C = D ? E ≤ F” is true, then what should come in place of ? to make ”A>E” false?
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either b or d

Q2. If “Z < F ≤ X? M ≥ E” is true, then what should come in place of ? to make “X > E” true?
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either a or b

Directions (3-4): In each of the questions below are given three statements followed by three Conclusions numbered I, II and III. 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. 

Q3. Statements: 
All state are country.
Some state are district.
No country is city.
 Conclusions: 
 I. No state is city.
 II. Some district can never be city.
Only I follows
Only II follows
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follows
Both I and II follows
Solution:

Q4. Statements: 
Some sky are fire.
 No fire is air.
 All air is water
 Conclusions:  
 I. Some sky being water is a possibility
 II. Some sky are air
Only I follows
Only II follows
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follows
Both I and II follows
Solution:

Q5. Disha starts walking from A towards her east to reach point B and then turned to her right to reach point C. Drishti starts walking towards north to reach point M, then she turns to her right to reach N. Finally, she takes a left turn to reach point C. Distance MN is more than AB. In which direction is Drishti’s initial position with respect to point B?
north
south
north east
north west
none of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Study the table and answer the given questions. 
Data related to candidates appeared and qualified from Delhi in UPSC exam during 5 years
 

Q6. In 2010, if the number of female qualified candidates was 176, what was the respective ratio of number of male qualified candidates and number of female qualified candidates?
25 : 16
5 : 4
25 : 11
21 : 16
4 : 5
Solution:

Q7. If the number of appeared candidates in 2011 were 40% more than that in 2006 and If 25% of the appeared candidates qualified in 2011 then what was the number of qualified candidates in 2011?
240
225
255
245
265
Solution:

Q8. In 2007, the respective ratio of number of appeared candidates to the qualified candidates was 5:4. Number of female qualified candidates constitutes what per cent of number of appeared candidates in the same year?
20
25
30
15
40
Solution:

Q9. In 2009, if the difference between number of male qualified candidates and female qualified candidates was 72, what was the number of appeared candidates in 2009?
800
900
850
600
None of these
Solution:

Q10. If the average number of qualified candidates in 2006 and 2008 was 249, what percent of appeared candidates qualified in the competitive exam in 2006?
40
30
20
35
25
Solution:

Directions (11-15): In each of the questions given below an incomplete sentence which must be filled/completed with one of the one or more sentences given below .i.e. one or more sentences can be fit into the given blank s. Choose the correct option and complete the given sentences. 

Q11. It was unclear when or before which committee …...............
he would appoint
he should dismiss
he could join
he would testify
he would mean
Solution:
It was unclear when or before which committee he would testify- Here, we are talking about the situation in which someone is doubtful that when or before which committee he would have to pass the test or testify himself. …he would appoint will not come here as the appointment is said to be done by the committee, not before the committee.

Q12. This hearing will be an important opportunity ..................... and help all Americans better understand what happens to their personal information online.
to restrict consumers from buying illegal commodities
to maintain data records of various consumers in a dubious manner
to shed light on critical consumer data privacy issues
to negotiate with the consumers in the game of bargaining
to shed light on the consumer protection matters
Solution:
This hearing will be an important opportunity to shed light on critical consumer data privacy issues and help all Americans better understand what happens to their personal information online- As the sentence ends with the matter of personal information, thus we will consider the option (c) as the correct one because in this option, privacy issues have been talked about which is directly related to the personal information online.

Q13. It still speaks to people feeling like this was a massive breach of trust and that ......................
we have a lot of work to do to repair that
we have nothing to do with it
we have to reform it
we have lot of modifications to bring in it
we don't have to apologize for it
Solution:
It still speaks to people feeling like this was a massive breach of trust and that we have a lot of work to do to repair that- The given sentence expresses that there has been a breach of trust of many people. So, to bring it to the original position, one should have to do a lot of work to repair it.

Q14. I’m confident ..................... but they’re very sophisticated. We can’t expect to fully solve a problem like this
we're heading towards destruction
we're making progress against these adversaries
we're not going to progress with these people
we're innovating things on different level
we're negotiating to the other standards
Solution:
I’m confident we’re making progress against these adversaries but they’re very sophisticated. We can’t expect to fully solve a problem like this- The given statement ends with the problem solving matter. This means if a problem is faced by, then there must be creator of problems also, and what the positive side is doing is making progress against them.ie. adversaries.

Q15. Its terms of reference also include suggestions on the possible ways in which the system can be made more secure with the use of technology and ....................
increment in the techniques applied
quantifying the standards or making the standards double
improving the quality of the products manufactured
maximization of human intervention
minimisation of human intervention
Solution:
Its terms of reference also include suggestions on the possible ways in which the system can be made more secure with the use of technology and minimization of human intervention- Here, we are asking about the suggestions of improvement which can only be made by the minimization of the human intervention.