Friday, 14 April 2017


Directions (Q. 1-5): The given pie-charts show the expenses of a family of two months:

1). The expenses on rent in May is what per cent more than the expenses on clothes in April? (Rounded off the nearest percentage)
a)   15%
b)   45%
c)   35%
d)   25%
e)   30%

2). What is the percentage increase in expenses on food from April to May?
a)   20.85%
b)   17.56%
c)   19.48%
d)   18.21%
e)   15.59%


Hai Friends Iam Neeharika J .Here Iam Sharing English Vocabulary From Editorial Section Of The Hindu Dated 13th April 2017.Happy Reading........

1.    bind (verb) – unite, join, draw together.
2.    framework (noun) – structure, system, organization.
3.    dire (adjective) – serious, urgent, desperate.
4.    bureaucracy (noun) – a system of government, the systems, authorities, officials.
5.    bottleneck (noun) – delay, setback, problem/trouble.
6.    stifle (verb) – hinder, impede, stop.


Directions (1-10): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningfully complete.

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan stresses the need for …(1)… growth in the country while keeping the …(2)… rate low. “…(3)… has to be obtained in the …(4)… way. It is possible to grow too fast with substantial stimulus, as we did in 2010 and 2011, only to pay the price in higher inflation, higher deficits, and lower growth in 2013 and 2014,” said Dr. Rajan. However, he said that India is not in the same situation today. “With the world being an inhospitable place,” said Dr. Rajan, “we have to work hard to strengthen our current recovery and put it on a more sustainable footing.” For the RBI, however, he said that a key …(5)… is to keep inflation low so that “we get moderate nominal interest rates that satisfy not just the …(6)… borrowers but also the silent savers.” The RBI Governor also stressed the need to …(7)… up the banking system of distressed assets so that it is in a position to fund growth again. To improve the environment of the financial sector, Dr Rajan, elaborated on four aspects; the need to …(8).. competition and innovation, create a hospitable environment to those who don’t belong to the club, improve structures for dealing with …(9)… and strengthening human capital. “We have to find ways to deal with the distress in the banking system,” said Dr. Rajan. Regulatory forbearance, where RBI …(10)… its rules on classifying bad loans, only makes it easy for banks to extend and pretend. It is not a solution.


Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below. 
Eight boxes namely P, R, S, T, U, M, N and O are placed from top to bottom but not necessarily in the same order. They contain different types of books among Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Math, Science, Physics, Chemistry and Civics. Boxes are of different colours among red, green, black and yellow colour. Exactly two boxes are there of each colour. Consider top as 1st position and so on. The following information is known about them. There is gap of one box between the box T which is  green colour and box R and both are in the top 4 positions when boxes are arranged from top to bottom. The box containing Math book is kept immediately below black colour box and is of same colour as T. Box S is kept somewhere between N and O. Box O is below S. The two yellow boxes are kept vertically adjacent to each other. Sanskrit book is kept exactly between M and the box containing Physics book. O doesn’t contain Hindi book. There is gap of one box between the box U and box N, which is kept immediately below the box containing Math book. Box U is below the box N. The box containing Civics book is placed at even numbered place but is not placed at the bottom. The red colour box which is kept at top either contains Hindi or Chemistry book. Box U is not of yellow colour. Box M which contains Science book is of black colour. The box containing  English book is of black colour. S doesn’t contain any of  Hindi or Civics book.