Wednesday, 1 March 2017


Directions (1-7): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

There are nine people P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W and X in a family. It is a three generation family. They are sitting in a row facing in North and South directions not necessarily in the same order. The following information is known about them. 
R who is P’s father sits fourth to the right of Q who is the only daughter of T and they both face in the opposite directions. S sits third to the right of U who is Q’s grandmother and one of them sits adjacent to X. S is unmarried and faces in a direction similar to that of V. T who is the sister of S sits at one of the ends with a female. R’s neighbours are females and face in opposite directions. U’s spouse R faces in the North direction. X who is the wife of V sits at the middle facing in South direction. P, who is male, is the only sibling of V sits exactly between S and Q’s cousin who is a male. The people sitting at ends face in North direction. P faces in same direction as that of U. R sits adjacent to X.

Q1. How is S related to P? 
(a) Wife 
(b) Sister-in law 
(c) brother-in law 
(d) Husband 
(e) Cannot be determined

Q2. R and S face in which direction in the respective order? 
(a) North, South 
(b) South, North 
(c) North, North 
(d) South, North 
(e) Cannot be determined 


Directions (Q. 1-10): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’, the answer is 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)
1. 1) They understood how just a twitch, a shuffle, smirk or a glare on stage or screen / 2) can give audiences more insight / 3) into the impenetrable depths of a personality / 4) than a thousand-word dialogue. / 5) No error
2. 1) Gone are the days / 2) when people used to / 3) plan and save for years before buying / 4) the big-ticket items they aspired for. / 5) No error
3. 1) To be eligible for a loan, / 2) you need to have a / 3) regular source of income – salary, / 4) business or any occupation. / 5) No error


Directions (Q. 1-5): Following table shows the number of viewers of different channels and the ratio of male to female among them. Based on the data given in the table, answer the given questions.
1. What is the average number of female viewers of ZEE TV taking all six cities together?
1) 621
2) 631
3) 641
4) 651
5) 661