Monday, 13 February 2017


I. Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of Input and rearrangement.
INPUT  : Net Dog Apple Cat Ball Eagle Fan
STEP 1 : Dog Ball Net Cat Fan Apple Eagle
STEP 2 : Ball Fan Dog Cat Eagle Net Apple
STEP 3 : Fan Eagle Ball Cat Apple Dog Net
STEP 4 : Eagle Apple Fan Cat Net Ball Dog
STEP 5 : Apple Net Eagle Cat Dog Fan Ball
STEP 6 : Net Dog Apple Cat Ball Eagle Fan
And step 6 is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out the appropriate step for the given output.


Q1. P and Q entered into partnership investing Rs 12000 and Rs 16000 respectively. After 8 months, R also joins the business with a capital of Rs 15000. The share of R in a profit of Rs 45600 after 2 years will be :
(a) 24000
(b) 16000
(c) 12000
(d) 11400
(e) None of these
Q2. When the price of sugar was increased by 20%, a family reduced its consumption in such a way that the expenditure on sugar is only increased by 15%. If 24 kg were consumed per month before the increase in price, find the new monthly consumption.
(a) 22 kg
(b) 23 kg
(c) 23.5 kg
(d) 22.5 kg
(e) None of these


Directions (1-15): A number of sentences are given below which, when properly sequenced, form a COHERENT PARAGRAPH. Four sentences are LOGICAL connected, one sentence is out of the context. Find the ODD SENTENCE.

Q1. A. McCorvey’s case came to be adopted by people far more powerful than she.
B. They made her the lead plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit seeking to legalize abortion.
C. The case ultimately made it to the U.S. Supreme Court, by which time Mc Corvey’s name had been disguised as Jane Roe.
D. The defendant was Henry Wade, the Dallas County district attorney.
E. On January 22, 1973, the court advised in the favor of The UNICEF, allowing legalized education for children throughout the country.
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) E

Q2. A. Forgetfulness means that you are a genius according some famous people in the field of psychology.  
B. You then forget the essential fact that, underneath the level of physical appearances and separate forms, you are one with all that is.
C. It is this screen of thought that creates the illusion of separateness, the illusion that there is you and a totally separate “other.”
D. It comes between you and yourself, between you and your fellow man and woman, between you and nature, between you and God.
E. Identification with your mind creates an opaque screen of concepts, labels, images, words, judgments, and definitions that blocks all true relationship. 
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) E

REASONING:Data Sufficiency Based On New Pattern

Q(1 – 10) Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I, II and III given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read all the three statements and give answer: 
  1. Among five friends P, Q, R, S and T each studying in a different standard, viz3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 8th. In which standard does R study? 
    I.Q studies in a standard which is an odd number. R is Q’s senior but does not study in 8th standard.
    II. Only three students are senior to P. Q is senior to P but junior to R.
    III. S is not junior to T.
    1.Only 1
    2.Only 2
    3.Only 1 and 2
    4.Only 1 and 3
    5.All 1, 2 and 3
  2. How many pens does A have ?
    I.A has 12 pens less than what B have
    II.C has 18 pens more than what B what
    III.D has eight pens, which are forty percent less than what B has
    1.Only I
    2.Only II
    3.Both I and II
    4.Both II or III
    5.Both I or III


I. Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
Eight persons Bharat, Bala, Bindu, Bipin, Balbir, Bhavani, Baskar and Bhagya are sitting around a circular table facing away from the centre. Each of them has a different rank in the test, viz 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th but not necessarily in the same order.
  • Bharat and Binduwhose rank is 3rd, can never sit together. There are two persons between the persons whose ranks are 7th and 5th. The person whose rank is 5th sits second to the right of Bhavani.
  • Bhagya does not rank 2nd or 1st and she is also immediate neighbour of the one whose rank is 5th. The person whose rank is 1st cannot sit with the person whose rank is 4th.
  • There are two persons sitting between Bindu and the person whose rank is 6th. Bala and Balbir are immediate neighbours of each other.
  • The person whose rank is 1st sits on the immediate left of the person whose rank is 8th. Bharat is second to the right of the person whose rank is 7th.
  • Bipin’s rank is neither 6th nor 7th. Balbir and Baskar are not immediate neighbours. Baskar, who does not rank 5th, sits on the immediate right of Bhagya. There is only one person sitting between those two persons whose ranks are 8th and 6th.
  • There is only one person sitting between Baskar and the person whose rank is 6th and the person can never be Bhavani.