Saturday, 29 April 2017


Directions: The following pie-chart shows the preference of musical instruments of 60000 people surveyed over whole India. Examine the chart and answer the questions.
Bank PO , SSC, CDS, Data Interpretation Circles Set 19
Question 1:
If the number of people who prefer Flute are decreased by 2100, then the percentage of people who prefer flute would have been:
(a) 9.5%
(b) 6.5%
(c) 7.5%
(d) 8.5%


Directions (1-15): In each question, the word at the top is used in four different ways, numbered a-d. Choose the option in which the usage of the word is INCORRECT or INAPPROPRIATE.

Q1. Rake
(a) She’s raking in thousands a day.
(b) It’s the only shop in the area and they’re raking it in.
(c) The rake is coming in any moment.
(d) Tim keeps raking off the rows we had last year.
(e) None of these 

Q2. Mark
(a) His dedication marked him up for great things.
(b) I marked off the items on the list as I finished purchasing them.
(c) They marked out the pitch.
(d) Her speed marks her out from the rest of the group.
(e) None of these


Directions (Q. 1-5): In each question below are given two or three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
a)   Only conclusion I is true.
b)   Only conclusion II is true.
c)   Neither conclusion I nor II is true.
d)   Both conclusion I and II are true.
e)   Either conclusion I or II is true.

1). Statements:   Some tasks are hurdles.
All hurdles are jobs.
Some jobs are works.
I. All works being hurdles is a possibility,
II.  At least some works are tasks.