Saturday, 22 April 2017


Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
Twelve friends are sitting in two parallel rows of chairs containing six people each, in such a way that there is equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1: Dravid, Laxman, Sachin, Ganguly, Sehwag and Kumble are seated and all of them are facing south. In row 2: Rohit, Yuvraj, Raina, Dhoni, Kohli and Dhawan are seated and all of them are facing north. Each of them likes different month such as, January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them like different countries: USA, China, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, West Indies, England, Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Zimbabwe. In the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row.


Directions (Q. 1-5): What approximate value should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions (?) (you are not expected to calculate the exact value).

1). 180% of 25501 + 50% of 28999 – 7634.97 = ?
a)   56870
b)   52770
c)   57720
d)   53875
e)   57270

2). 174.995 × 14.995 ÷ 25 + ? + 86.93 × 3.004 = 495
a)   220
b)   180
c)   105
d)   340
e)   130


Directions (Q. 1-5): 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 e). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

1). a) Even when Hiren Sagar was a class 10 student / b) in Mumbai, he learnt at first hand / c)the intricacies of investing / d) in fixed deposits issued by companies. / e) No error

2). a) Corporate FDs typically offers a higher / b) interest rate than banks do / c) because they come with / d) higher investment risk. / e) No error