CGL 23 20-07-2023 Shift 2 Previous Year Paper Full Length PDF


Question 1


Three statements are given followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. Assuming the statements to be true, even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts, decide which of the conclusions logically follow(s) from the statements.

Statements:
All leathers are shoes.
Some bags are shoes.
Some bags are papers.

Conclusions:
I. Some papers are leathers.
II. Some shoes are leathers.
III. Some shoes are papers.

नीचे तीन कथन और उनके बाद तीन निष्कर्ष I, II और III दिए गए हैं। कथनों को सत्य मानते हुए, भले ही वे सर्वज्ञात तथ्यों से भिन्न प्रतीत होते हों, निर्धारित करें कि कौन-सा/से निष्कर्ष कथनों का तार्किक रूप से अनुसरण करता है/करते हैं।

कथन:
सभी चमड़े जूते हैं।
कुछ बैग जूते हैं।
कुछ बैग कागज हैं।

निष्कर्ष:
I. कुछ कागज चमड़े हैं।
II. कुछ जूते चमड़े हैं।
III. कुछ जूते कागज हैं।

Options

A

All conclusions follow

All conclusions follow

B

Only conclusion II follows

Only conclusion II follows

C

Only conclusion I follows

Only conclusion I follows

D

Only conclusion III follows

Only conclusion III follows


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Only conclusion II follows

केवल निष्कर्ष II अनुसरण करता है


Question 2


Select the option that is related to the fifth letter-cluster in the same way as the second letter-cluster is related to the first letter-cluster and the fourth letter-cluster is related to the third letter-cluster.
CYCLE : BXBKF :: TYRE : SXQF :: SCOOTER : ?

उस विकल्प का चयन करें जो पांचवें अक्षर-समूह से उसी प्रकार संबंधित है जिस प्रकार दूसरा अक्षर-समूह पहले अक्षर-समूह से और चौथा अक्षर-समूह तीसरे अक्षर-समूह से संबंधित है।
CYCLE : BXBKF :: TYRE : SXQF :: SCOOTER : ?

Options

A

TDNNUFQ

TDNNUFQ

B

RBPPSFQ

RBPPSFQ

C

RBPPSDS

RBPPSDS

D

TDNNUDS

TDNNUDS


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

RBPPSFQ

RBPPSFQ


Question 3


Which of the following numbers will replace the question mark (?) in the given series?
11, ?, 29, 53, 101, 197

निम्नलिखित में से कौन सी संख्या दी गई श्रृंखला में प्रश्न चिह्न (? )के स्थान पर आएगी?
11, ?, 29, 53, 101, 197

Options

A

21

21

B

13

13

C

19

19

D

17

17


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

17

17


Question 4




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B


Question 5




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D


Question 6


Select the option that represents the letters that, when placed from left to right in the blanks, will complete the letter series.
P _ G I O _ D _ I O R D G _ O _ D G I O

उस विकल्प का चयन कीजिए जो उन अक्षरों को निरूपित करता है, जिन्‍हें रिक्त स्थानों में बाएं से दाएं रखने पर अक्षर श्रृंखला पूरी हो जाएगी।
P _ G I O _ D _ I O R D G _ O _ D G I O

Options

A

G Q D S I

G Q D S I

B

Q G D I S

Q G D I S

C

S I D G Q

S I D G Q

D

D Q G I S

D Q G I S


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

D Q G I S

D Q G I S


Question 7




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B


Question 8


Each vowel in the word “FRETSAW” is changed to the following letter in the English alphabetical series and each consonant is changed to the previous letter in the English alphabetical series. In the newly formed word, how many alphabets are there in the English alphabetical series between the alphabet which is 3rd from the right and 1st from the right?

शब्द "FRETSAW" में प्रत्येक स्वर को अंग्रेजी वर्णमाला क्रम में उसके बाद आने वाले अक्षर से बदल दिया जाता है और प्रत्येक व्यंजन को अंग्रेजी वर्णमाला क्रम में उसके पहले आने वाले अक्षर से बदल दिया जाता है। इस प्रकार बने नये शब्द में दाएं से तीसरे अक्षर और दाएं से पहले अक्षर के बीच अंग्रेजी वर्णमाला क्रम में कितने अक्षर हैं?

Options

A

Four

Four

B

Two

Two

C

Three

Three

D

One

One


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Three

तीन


Question 9


Select the set in which the numbers are related in the same way as are the numbers of the following sets.
(NOTE : Operations should be performed on the whole numbers, without breaking down the numbers into its constituent digits. E.g. 13 – Operations on 13 such as adding /Subtracting/multiplying etc. to 13 can be performed. Breaking down 13 into 1 and 3 and then performing mathematical operations on 1 and 3 is not allowed)
(6, 7, 98)
(8, 10, 182)

उस समुच्चय का चयन कीजिए जिसमें संख्याएँ एक-दूसरे से उसी प्रकार संबंधित हों, जैसे निम्नलिखित समुच्चयों की संख्याएँ एक-दूसरे से संबंधित हैं।
(नोटः संख्याओं को उसके घटक अंकों में तोड़े बिना, पूर्ण संख्याओं पर संक्रियाएँ की जानी चाहिए। उदाहरणार्थ 13 को लें – 13 पर की जाने वाली संक्रियाएँ जैसे कि जोड़ना/घटाना/गुणा करना आदि को 13 में किया जा सकता है। 13 को 1 और 3 में तोड़ना और फिर 1 और 3 पर गणितीय संक्रियाएँ करना अनुमन्य नहीं है)
(6, 7, 98)
(8, 10, 182)

Options

A

(12, 14, 434)

(12, 14, 434)

B

(4, 5, 50)

(4, 5, 50)

C

(5, 9, 120)

(5, 9, 120)

D

(10, 12, 150)

(10, 12, 150)


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

(4, 5, 50)

(4, 5, 50)


Question 10




Options

A

6

6

B

3

3

C

2

2

D

4

4


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

2

2


Question 11




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B


Question 12


In a certain code language, ‘QUANTITY’ is written as ‘TPMZHSXS’, ‘RELIABLE’ is written as ‘DQHKAZDK’. How will ‘SAMPLING’ be written in that language?

एक निश्चित कूट भाषा में, 'QUANTITY' को 'TPMZHSXS' लिखा जाता है, 'RELIABLE' को 'DQHKAZDK' लिखा जाता है। उसी भाषा में 'SAMPLING' कैसे लिखा जाएगा?

Options

A

ZROLHKFM

ZROLHKFM

B

ZROLHKFN 

ZROLHKFN 

C

ZROLHJEL

ZROLHJEL

D

ZROLHLGM 

ZROLHLGM 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

ZROLHKFM

 ZROLHKFM


Question 13


Which of the following terms will replace the question mark (?) in the given series?
MPT, PRU, STV, VVW, ?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सा पद दी गई श्रृंखला में प्रश्न चिह्न (?) को प्रतिस्थापित करेगा?
MPT, PRU, STV, VVW, ?

Options

A

YWX

YWX

B

YXX

YXX

C

ZXW

ZXW

D

YXW

YXW


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

YXX

YXX


Question 14


Select the set in which the numbers are related in the same way as are the numbers of the following set.
(NOTE : Operations should be performed on the whole numbers, without breaking down the numbers into its constituent digits. E.g. 13 – Operations on 13 such as adding /subtracting /multiplying etc. to 13 can be performed. Breaking down 13 into 1 and 3 and then performing mathematical operations on 1 and 3 is NOT allowed)
(15, 5, 375)
(14, 3, 210)

उस समुच्चय का चयन करें जिसमें दी गई संख्याएँ आपस में उसी प्रकार संबंधित हैं, जिस प्रकार प्रश्न में दिए गए समुच्चय की संख्याएँ आपस में संबंधित हैं।
(ध्यान दें: संख्याओं को उनके घटक अंकों में तोड़े बिना, पूर्ण संख्याओं पर गणितीय संक्रियाएँ की जानी चाहिए। उदाहरण के लिए 13 को लें- 13 पर की जाने वाली विभिन्न गणितीय संक्रियाएँ जैसे जोड़ना / घटाना / गुणा करना आदि केवल 13 पर की जा सकती हैं। 13 को 1 और 3 में तोड़ने और फिर 1 और 3 पर गणितीय संक्रियाएँ करने की अनुमति नहीं है।)
(15, 5, 375)
(14, 3, 210)

Options

A

(10, 12, 320)

(10, 12, 320)

B

(14, 15, 780)

(14, 15, 780)

C

(11, 16, 880)

(11, 16, 880)

D

(17, 19, 920)

(17, 19, 920)


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

(11, 16, 880)

(11, 16, 880)


Question 15


Looking at a picture of a girl Samuel said, “She is the sister of my maternal uncle’s son.” How is the girl in the picture related to Samuel?

एक लड़की की तस्वीर को देखते हुए सैमुअल ने कहा, "वह मेरे मामा के पुत्र की बहन है।" तस्वीर में दिख रही लड़की सैमुअल से किस प्रकार संबंधित है?

Options

A

Brother’s wife

Brother’s wife

B

Daughter-in-law

Daughter-in-law

C

Mother’s brother’s daughter

Mother’s brother’s daughter

D

Sister’s daughter

Sister’s daughter


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Mother’s brother’s daughter

ममेरी बहन


Question 16


Three statements are given followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. Assuming the statements to be true, even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts, decide which of the conclusions logically follow(s) from the statements.

Statements:
Some hills are mountains.
Some hills are valleys.
All valleys are rivers.

Conclusions:
I. Some rivers are valleys.
II. Some mountains are valleys.
III. Some hills are rivers.

नीचे तीन कथन और उनके बाद तीन निष्कर्ष I, II और III दिए गए हैं। कथनों को सत्य मानते हुए, भले ही वे सर्वज्ञात तथ्यों से भिन्न प्रतीत होते हों, निर्धारित करें कि कौन-सा/से निष्कर्ष कथनों का तार्किक रूप से अनुसरण करता है/करते हैं।

कथन:
कुछ पहाडियां पर्वत हैं।
कुछ पहाडियां घाटियां हैं।
सभी घाटियां नदियां हैं।

निष्कर्ष:
I. कुछ नदियां घाटियां हैं।
II. कुछ पर्वत घाटियां हैं।
III. कुछ पहाडियां नदियां हैं।

Options

A

Only conclusions II and III follow

Only conclusions II and III follow

B

Only conclusions I and II follow

Only conclusions I and II follow

C

Only conclusions I and III follow

Only conclusions I and III follow

D

Only conclusion I follows

Only conclusion I follows


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Only conclusions I and III follow

केवल निष्कर्ष I और III अनुसरण करते हैं


Question 17


Which two signs should be interchanged to make the given equation correct?
12 ÷ 5 – 8 × 2 + 14 = 70

दिए गए समीकरण को सही करने के लिए किन दो चिह्नों को परस्पर बदला जाना चाहिए?
12 ÷ 5 – 8 × 2 + 14 = 70

Options

A

+ and ×

+ and ×

B

– and +

– and +

C

÷ and ×

÷ and ×

D

÷ and +

÷ and +


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

÷ and ×

÷ और ×


Question 18


Select the option that is related to the fifth number in the same way as the second number is related to the first number and the fourth number is related to the third number.
9 : 702 :: 3 : 18 :: 6 : ?

उस विकल्प का चयन कीजिए जो पांचवीं संख्या से उसी प्रकार संबंधित है जिस प्रकार दूसरी संख्या पहली संख्या से संबंधित है और चौथी संख्या तीसरी संख्या से संबंधित है।
9 : 702 :: 3 : 18 :: 6 : ?

Options

A

188

188

B

172

172

C

198

198

D

156

156


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

198

198


Question 19


Select the word-pair that best represents a similar relationship to the one expressed in the given pair of words.
(The words must be considered as meaningful English words and must not be related to each other based on the number of letters/number of consonants/vowels in the word)
Film : Director

उस शब्द-युग्म का चयन कीजिए, जो ठीक उसी संबंध का निरूपण करता हो, जो संबंध दिए गए इस शब्द-युग्म में अभिव्यक्त है।
(शब्दों को अर्थपूर्ण हिंदी शब्दों के रूप में माना जाना चाहिए और वे शब्द में अक्षरों की संख्या/व्यंजनों की संख्या/स्वरों की संख्या के आधार पर परस्पर संबंधित नहीं होने चाहिए)
फ़िल्म : निर्देशक

Options

A

Dance : Choreographer

Dance : Choreographer

B

Doctor : Nurse

Doctor : Nurse

C

Pages : Books

Pages : Books

D

Degree : Engineer

Degree : Engineer


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Dance : Choreographer

नृत्य : कोरियोग्राफर


Question 20


Select the option that is related to the fifth number in the same way as the second number is related to the first number and the fourth number is related to the third number.
4 : 25 :: 12 : 73 :: 7 : ?

उस विकल्प का चयन कीजिए जो पांचवीं संख्या से उसी प्रकार संबंधित है जिस प्रकार दूसरी संख्या पहली संख्या से संबंधित है और चौथी संख्या तीसरी संख्या से संबंधित है।
4 : 25 :: 12 : 73 :: 7 : ?

Options

A

52

52

B

43

43

C

48

48

D

39

39


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

43

43


Question 21


In a certain code language, “ABUSE” is written as “DEXVH” and “CANDY” is written as “FDQGB”. How will “DESERT” be written in that language?

एक निश्चित कूट भाषा में, “ABUSE” को “DEXVH” लिखा जाता है और “CANDY” को “FDQGB” लिखा जाता है। इसी कूट भाषा में “DESERT” को कैसे लिखा जाएगा?

Options

A

IJXJWY

IJXJWY

B

HJWJWX

HJWJWX

C

HIWIVX

HIWIVX

D

GHVHUW

GHVHUW


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

GHVHUW

GHVHUW


Question 22




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B


Question 23


The second number in the given number pairs is obtained by performing certain mathematical operation(s) on the first number. The same operation(s) are followed in all the number pairs, EXCEPT one. Find that odd number pair.

दिए गए संख्या-युग्मों में दूसरी संख्या पहली संख्या पर कुछ गणितीय संक्रिया/संकियाएं करके प्राप्त की गई है। एक संख्या-युग्म को छोड़कर सभी संख्या-युग्मों में समान संक्रिया/संकियाओं का अनुसरण किया गया है। वह असंगत संख्या-युग्म ज्ञात कीजिए।

Options

A

(6, 1260)

(6, 1260)

B

(5, 600)

(5, 600)

C

(7, 2050)

(7, 2050)

D

(4, 240)

(4, 240)


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

(7, 2050)

(7, 2050)


Question 24


Three of the following four letter-clusters are alike in a certain way and one is different. Pick the odd one out.

निम्नलिखित चार अक्षर-समूहों में से तीन एक निश्चित तरीके से एक समान हैं और एक अलग है। अलग या विषम का चयन करें।

Options

A

IRM

IRM

B

BYF

BYF

C

GUK

GUK

D

CXG

CXG


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

GUK

GUK


Question 25


Which two signs should be interchanged to make the given equation correct?
256 – 4 × 2 + 200 ÷ 19 = 309

दिए गए समीकरण को संतुलित करने के लिए किन दो चिह्नों को आपस में बदला जाना चाहिए?
256 – 4 × 2 + 200 ÷ 19 = 309

Options

A

+ and ×

+ and ×

B

÷ and –

÷ and –

C

– and +

– and +

D

÷ and +

÷ and +


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

÷ and –

÷ और –


Question 26


Under whose reign was the maximum number of books in Persian on classical Indian Music written?

शास्त्रीय भारतीय संगीत पर फ़ारसी में सर्वाधिक पुस्तकें किसके शासनकाल में लिखी गई थीं?

Options

A

Akbar

Akbar

B

Aurangzeb

Aurangzeb

C

Jahangir

Jahangir

D

Shah Jahan

Shah Jahan


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Aurangzeb

औरंगजेब


Question 27


The ‘Donate-a-Pension’ campaign under____________ scheme, was launched in the ‘Iconic Week’ celebrations by the Labour Ministry from 7 to 13 March 2022.

___________ योजना के तहत 'डोनेट-ए-पेंशन' अभियान, श्रम मंत्रालय द्वारा 7 से 13 मार्च 2022 तक 'आइकॉनिक वीक' समारोह में शुरू किया गया था।

Options

A

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana

B

Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan

Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan

C

Pradhan Mantri eDonate

Pradhan Mantri eDonate

D

Pradhan Mantri HRIDAY

Pradhan Mantri HRIDAY


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan

प्रधानमंत्री श्रम योगी मान-धन


Question 28


If the interest rate goes up, the demand for money will ___.

यदि ब्याज दर बढ़ती है, तो धन की मांग ______।

Options

A

rise

rise

B

fall

fall

C

remain the same

remain the same

D

First rise and then falls

First rise and then falls


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

fall

घटेगी


Question 29


Which element’s atomic number in the periodic table is named seaborgium, according to the notation of IUPAC nomenclature?

आईयूपीएसी (IUPAC) नामकरण संकेतन के अनुसार, आवर्त सारणी में किस परमाणु क्रमांक वाले तत्व को सिबोर्गियम नाम दिया गया है?

Options

A

102

102

B

106

106

C

113

113

D

110

110


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

106

106


Question 30


Under the National Waterways Act, 2016, how many inland waterways have been declared as ‘national waterways’?

राष्ट्रीय जलमार्ग अधिनियम, 2016 के अंतर्गत कितने अंतर्देशीय जलमार्गों को 'राष्ट्रीय जलमार्ग' घोषित किया गया है?

Options

A

111

111

B

121

121

C

109

109

D

132

132


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

111

111


Question 31


Identify an organism that has a well-defined muscular pharynx.

एक ऐसे जीव की पहचान कीजिए जिसमें सुपरिभाषित पेशीय ग्रसनी हो।

Options

A

Adamsia

Adamsia

B

Ctenoplana 

Ctenoplana 

C

Ascaris

Ascaris

D

Gorgonia 

Gorgonia 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Ascaris

एस्केरिस


Question 32


The concept of fundamental rights first came into being in the Magna Carta in ________.

मूल अधिकारों की अवधारणा सर्वप्रथम ________ में मैग्ना कार्टा में अस्तित्व में आई।

Options

A

Canada

Canada

B

England

England

C

The US

The US

D

Australia

Australia


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

England

इंग्लैंड


Question 33


Who was given the title of ‘Hanjaba’ by the Maharaj of Manipur for reviving Manipuri dance?

मणिपुर के महाराज ने मणिपुरी नृत्य को पुनर्जीवित करने के लिए 'हंजाबा' की उपाधि किसे दी थी?

Options

A

Charu Malhar

Charu Malhar

B

Bipin Singh

Bipin Singh

C

Darshana Jhaveri

Darshana Jhaveri

D

Kalavati Devi

Kalavati Devi


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Bipin Singh

बिपिन सिंह


Question 34


Giddha and Bhagra are the folk dances of which Indian state?

गिद्दा और भांगड़ा भारत के किस राज्य के लोक नृत्य हैं?

Options

A

Punjab

Punjab

B

Bihar

Bihar

C

Gujarat

Gujarat

D

Jharkhand

Jharkhand


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Punjab

पंजाब


Question 35


Where does the Bay of Bengal Monsoon Branch and Arabian Sea Branch merge?

भारतीय मानसून की 'बंगाल की खाड़ी की शाखा' और 'अरब सागर शाखा' का विलय कहाँ पर होता है?

Options

A

North of Deccan Plateau

North of Deccan Plateau

B

Coromandel Coast

Coromandel Coast

C

Southern Part of Peninsular

Southern Part of Peninsular

D

North Western Part of Ganga Plains

North Western Part of Ganga Plains


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

North Western Part of Ganga Plains

गंगा के मैदान के उत्तर-पश्चिमी भाग


Question 36


Agriculture sector is a part of the:

कृषि क्षेत्र, ______ का एक हिस्सा है।

Options

A

tertiary sector

tertiary sector

B

quaternary sector

quaternary sector

C

secondary sector

secondary sector

D

primary sector

primary sector


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

primary sector

प्राथमिक क्षेत्र


Question 37


Khelo India Winter Games started in which year?

खेलो इंडिया शीतकालीन खेलों की शुरुआत किस वर्ष हुई थी?

Options

A

2019 

2019 

B

2018 

2018 

C

2022 

2022 

D

2020 

2020 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

2020 

2020  में


Question 38


When was the first Session of the Lok Sabha of independent India held?

स्वतंत्र भारत की लोकसभा का प्रथम सत्र कब हुआ था?

Options

A

13th May 1951

13th May 1951

B

13th May 1952

13th May 1952

C

13th June 1952

13th June 1952

D

13th June 1951

13th June 1951


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

13th May 1952

13 मई 1952


Question 39


Who among the following was the most famous Shaka ruler, who got the Sudarshana Lake in Kathiawar renovated?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन सबसे प्रसिद्ध शक शासक था, जिसने काठियावाड़ में सुदर्शन झील का जीर्णोद्धार करवाया था?

Options

A

Chashtana

Chashtana

B

Rudradaman I

Rudradaman I

C

Rudrasimha III

Rudrasimha III

D

Maues

Maues


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Rudradaman I

रुद्रदमन I


Question 40


The ‘Kambala’ festival is organised by farming communities in the state of _________.

'कंबाला (Kambala)' महोत्सव __________ राज्य के कृषक समुदायों द्वारा आयोजित किया जाता है।

Options

A

Karnataka

Karnataka

B

Rajasthan

Rajasthan

C

Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh

D

Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Karnataka

कर्नाटक


Question 41


Creaming fat and sugar, whipping egg whites, or whipping heavy cream are examples of what type of leavening?

वसा और चीनी का क्रीमीकरण, अंडे की सफेदी को फेंटना, या भारी क्रीम को फेंटना किस प्रकार के किण्वन के उदाहरण हैं?

Options

A

Organic leavening

Organic leavening

B

Chemical leavening

Chemical leavening

C

Mechanical leavening

Mechanical leavening

D

Physical leavening

Physical leavening


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Mechanical leavening

यांत्रिक किण्वन


Question 42


The partially molten upper mantle material called __________ is a mechanically vulnerable layer beneath the lithosphere characterised by low seismic wave velocity and high attenuation.

आंशिक रूप से पिघली हुई ऊपरी मैंटल सामग्री जिसे __________ कहा जाता है, स्थलमंडल (लिथोस्फीयर) के नीचे एक यांत्रिक रूप से कमजोर परत होती है, जो कम भूकंपीय तरंग वेग और उच्च क्षीणन की विशेषता दर्शाती है।

Options

A

asthenosphere

asthenosphere

B

mesosphere

mesosphere

C

magnetosphere

magnetosphere

D

stratosphere

stratosphere


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

asthenosphere

दुर्बलमंडल (एथेनोस्फीयर)


Question 43


Which of the following states are a part of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन-से राज्य गरीब कल्याण रोज़गार अभियान का हिस्सा हैं?

Options

A

Assam and West Bengal

Assam and West Bengal

B

Haryana and Bihar

Haryana and Bihar

C

Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat

Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat

D

Bihar and Madhya Pradesh

Bihar and Madhya Pradesh


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Bihar and Madhya Pradesh

बिहार और मध्य प्रदेश


Question 44


Which player among the following is the twenty-third Woman Grandmaster of India?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सी खिलाड़ी भारत की तेईसवीं महिला ग्रैंडमास्टर हैं?

Options

A

Priyanka Nutakki

Priyanka Nutakki

B

Bhakti Kulkarni

Bhakti Kulkarni

C

Eesha Karavade

Eesha Karavade

D

Subbaraman Vijayalakshmi

Subbaraman Vijayalakshmi


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Priyanka Nutakki

प्रियंका नुटक्की (Priyanka Nutakki)


Question 45


Who among the following signed the Poona pact with Mahatma Gandhi?

निम्नलिखित में से किसने महात्मा गांधी के साथ पूना समझौते पर हस्ताक्षर किए थे?

Options

A

Bhimrao Ambedkar

Bhimrao Ambedkar

B

Jyotiba Phule

Jyotiba Phule

C

Ali Brothers

Ali Brothers

D

Chittaranjan Das

Chittaranjan Das


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Bhimrao Ambedkar

भीमराव अंबेडकर


Question 46


A class of organic compounds that contain an oxygen between two alkyl groups is called:

कार्बनिक यौगिकों का वह वर्ग जिसमें दो एल्किल समूहों के बीच एक ऑक्सीजन होता है, क्‍या कहलाता है?

Options

A

alcohol

alcohol

B

ketone

ketone

C

aldehyde

aldehyde

D

ether

ether


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

ether

ईथर


Question 47


The Cabinet Mission came to India in ________ to discuss the ultimate transfer of power.

सत्ता के अंतिम हस्तांतरण पर चर्चा करने के लिए कैबिनेट मिशन ________ में भारत आया था।

Options

A

1945

1945

B

1943

1943

C

1942

1942

D

1946

1946


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

1946

1946


Question 48


Ricky Kej won his third Grammy under which of the following categories?

रिकी केज (Ricky Kej) ने निम्नलिखित में से किस श्रेणी के तहत अपना तीसरा ग्रैमी जीता?

Options

A

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

B

Best Immersive Audio Album

Best Immersive Audio Album

C

Album of the Year

Album of the Year

D

Song of the Year

Song of the Year


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Best Immersive Audio Album

बेस्ट इमर्सिव ऑडियो एल्बम


Question 49


Which player among the following won double gold at the 4th Para Badminton National Championship in December 2021?

निम्नलिखित में से किस खिलाड़ी ने दिसंबर 2021 में चौथी पैरा बैडमिंटन राष्ट्रीय चैम्पियनशिप में दोहरा स्वर्ण जीता?

Options

A

Pramod Bhagat

Pramod Bhagat

B

Manoj Sarkar

Manoj Sarkar

C

Nitesh Kumar

Nitesh Kumar

D

Tarun Dhillon

Tarun Dhillon


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Nitesh Kumar

नितेश कुमार


Question 50


A football match lasts two equal periods of _______.

एक फुटबॉल मैच _______ की दो बराबर अवधियों तक चलता है।

Options

A

20 minutes

20 minutes

B

45 minutes

45 minutes

C

50 minutes

50 minutes

D

40 minutes

40 minutes


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

45 minutes

45 मिनट


Question 51




Options

A

sinA

sinA

B

cos2A

cos2A

C

cosA

cosA

D

sin2A

sin2A


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

sin2A

sin2A


Question 52


If x + y + z = 4 and x2 + y2 + z2 = 12, then find xy + yz + xz.

यदि x + y + z = 4 तथा x2 + y2 + z2 = 12 है, तो xy + yz + xz का मान ज्ञात कीजिए।

Options

A

2

2

B

7

7

C

6

6

D

4

4


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

2

2


Question 53


The following expression is equal to.
cot85°+cos75°

निम्नलिखित त्रिकोणमितीय व्यंजक का मान ज्ञात कीजिए।
cot85°+cos75°

Options

A

tan5°-sin15°

tan5°-sin15°

B

tan85°+sin75°

tan85°+sin75°

C

tan85°-sin75°

tan85°-sin75°

D

tan5°+sin15°

tan5°+sin15°


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

tan5°+sin15°

tan5°+sin15°


Question 54


A,B and C can do a work in 10 days, 15 days, and 20 days, respectively. They finished that work together and got ₹2,600 as wages. Find C’s wage.

A, B और C एक काम को क्रमश: 10 दिन, 15 दिन और 20 दिन में पूरा कर सकते हैं। उन्होंने उस काम को एक साथ मिलकर पूरा किया और मजदूरी के रूप में ₹2,600 प्राप्त किए। C की मजदूरी ज्ञात करें।

Options

A

₹600

₹600

B

₹625

₹625

C

₹550

₹550

D

₹575

₹575


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

₹600

₹600


Question 55


Two successive increments of 30% each is by what percentage more than two successive decrements of 30% each? (Correct to two decimal places)

प्रत्येक 30% की दो क्रमिक वृद्धि, प्रत्येक 30% की दो क्रमिक कमी से कितने प्रतिशत अधिक है? (दो दशमलव स्थानों तक सही)

Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A


Question 56


Find the value of sin(50 + θ) – cos(40 − θ).

Sin(50 + θ) – Cos(40 − θ) का मान ज्ञात करें।

Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C


Question 57


A shopkeeper offers three schemes as given below to sell a particular type of product. Which of the following schemes offer(s) the maximum discount percentage?
A.Buy 6, get 4 free
B.Buy 5, get 5 free
C. Two successive discounts of 18% and 24%

एक दुकानदार एक विशेष प्रकार के उत्पाद को बेचने के लिए नीचे दी गई तीन योजनाओं की पेशकश करता है। निम्नलिखित में से कौन सी योजना अधिकतम छूट प्रतिशत प्रदान करती है?
A. 6 ख़रीदिए, 4 मुफ़्त पाइए
B. 5 ख़रीदिए, 5 मुफ़्त पाइए
C. 18% और 24% की दो क्रमागत छूटें

Options

A

Only A and C

Only A and C

B

Only B and C

Only B and C

C

Only A

Only A

D

Only B

Only B


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Only B

केवल B


Question 58




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B


Question 59


A and B can complete a piece of work in 12 days and 18 days, respectively. If they work at it alternatively, A beginning, in how many days will the work be finished?

A और B एक कार्य को क्रमश: 12 दिन और 18 दिन में पूरा कर सकते हैं। A से शुरुआत करते हुए यदि वे बारी-बारी से कार्य करते हैं, तो कितने दिनों में कार्य समाप्त हो जाएगा?

Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D


Question 60


Which of the following is a FALSE statement?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सा कथन असत्य है?

Options

A

Centroid of the triangle divides each median in the ratio of 2 : 1

Centroid of the triangle divides each median in the ratio of 2 : 1

B

Incentre is the point of concurrency of angle bisectors of a triangle.

Incentre is the point of concurrency of angle bisectors of a triangle.

C

The circumcentre is the centre of a circle which circumscribes the triangle.

The circumcentre is the centre of a circle which circumscribes the triangle.

D

The angle formed by any side at the incentre is always 90° more than the angle at the opposite vertex.

The angle formed by any side at the incentre is always 90° more than the angle at the opposite vertex.


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

The angle formed by any side at the incentre is always 90° more than the angle at the opposite vertex.

अंत:केंद्र पर किसी भी भुजा से बना कोण हमेशा विपरीत शीर्ष पर बने कोण से 90° अधिक होता है।


Question 61




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A


Question 62


Find the total surface area (in cm2) of a cuboid having dimensions 5 cm, 7 cm and 11 cm.

5 cm, 7 cm और 11 cm विमाओं वाले एक घनाभ का कुल पृष्ठीय क्षेत्रफल (cm2 में) ज्ञात करें।

Options

A

167

167

B

385

385

C

343

343

D

334

334


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

334

334


Question 63


If a : b :: b : c, and b = 96, then which of the following can be a possible pair of values of a and c?

यदि a : b :: b : c और b = 96 है, तो निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सा, a और c के मानों का एक संभावित युग्म हो सकता है?

Options

A

a = 32; c = 288

a = 32; c = 288

B

a = 24; c = 374

a = 24; c = 374

C

a = 48; c = 168

a = 48; c = 168

D

a = 16; c = 586

a = 16; c = 586


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

a = 32; c = 288

a = 32; c = 288


Question 64


The average weight of 15 persons is increased by 1.2 kg when one of them whose weight is 51 kg is replaced by a new man. The weight of the new man is:

15 व्यक्तियों का औसत भार तब 1.2 kg बढ़ जाता है, जब उनमें से एक व्‍यक्ति जिसका भार 51 kg है, को एक नए व्यक्ति से बदल दिया जाता है। नए व्‍यक्ति का भार कितना है?

Options

A

59 kg

59 kg

B

70 kg

70 kg

C

65 kg

65 kg

D

69 kg

69 kg


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

69 kg

69 kg


Question 65


Study the given bar graph carefully and answer the following question.
The demand of Company P is what percentage of the demand of Company Q?

दिए गए दंड आरेख का ध्यानपूर्वक अध्ययन कीजिए और निम्नलिखित प्रश्न का उत्तर दीजिए।
कंपनी P की माँग कंपनी Q की माँग का कितना प्रतिशत है?

Demand and Production of Washing Machines of Two Companies for January 2022 - जनवरी 2022 के लिए पाँच कंपनियों की वाशिंग मशीनों की माँग और उत्पादन
Demand – माँग
Production – उत्‍पादन
Number of washing machines – वॉशिंग मशीनों की संख्‍या
companies – कंपनियां

Options

A

72%

72%

B

70%

70%

C

65%

65%

D

68%

68%


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

72%

72%


Question 66


Which of the following numbers is divisible by 9?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सी संख्या 9 से विभाज्य है?

Options

A

47695

47695

B

83061

83061

C

29568

29568

D

78432

78432


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

83061

83061


Question 67


In a factory, a piece of work is completed by Raima in 15 days while Joe can finish it in 10 days. The factory manager has to complete the work as soon as possible and so he orders Joe and Raima to work together. How many days will they take to complete the work?

एक फ़ैक्टरी में राइमा एक काम को 15 दिनों में पूरा करती है, जबकि जोई इसे 10 दिनों में पूरा कर सकता है। फ़ैक्टरी मैनेजर को जल्द से जल्द काम पूरा करना है और इसलिए वह जोई और राइमा को एक साथ काम करने का आदेश देता है। काम को पूरा करने में उन्हें कितने दिन लगेंगे?

Options

A

6

6

B

8

8

C

7

7

D

5

5


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

6

6


Question 68


A sum of money earns a simple interest at 7.25% per annum for the first eight years, at 8.5% for the next six years, and at 6.5% for the final four years. If the total interest earned during these eighteen years was ₹35,100, what was the original sum invested (in ₹)?

किसी धनराशि पर पहले आठ वर्षों के लिए 7.25% प्रति वर्ष, अगले छ: वर्षों के लिए 8.5% और अंतिम चार वर्षों के लिए 6.5% की दर से साधारण ब्याज मिलता है। यदि इन अठारह वर्षों के दौरान अर्जित कुल ब्याज ₹35,100 था, तो निवेश की गई मूल राशि (₹ में) क्या थी?

Options

A

25,800

25,800

B

26,400

26,400

C

25,500

25,500

D

26,000

26,000


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

26,000

26,000


Question 69


A man can finish a work in 10 days and a woman can finish it in 12 days. In how many days will the work be finished by a man and a woman, working together every day?

एक पुरुष किसी काम को 10 दिनों में और एक महिला इसे 12 दिनों में पूरा कर सकती है। तो बताइए कि एक पुरुष और एक महिला प्रतिदिन एक साथ मिलकर काम करते हुए इस काम को कितने दिनों में पूरा कर लेंगे?

Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D


Question 70




Options

A

900 gm

900 gm

B

905 gm

905 gm

C

950 gm

950 gm

D

5 gm

5 gm


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

950 gm

950 gm


Question 71


Study the given pie-chart carefully and answer the following question.
What is the difference between the funds (in Rs.) acquired by the school from donation and those from government agencies?

दिए गए पाई-चार्ट का ध्यानपूर्वक अध्ययन कीजिए और निम्नलिखित प्रश्न का उत्तर दीजिए।
स्कूल द्वारा दान से अर्जित फंड और सरकारी एजेंसियों से प्राप्त फंड (Rs. में) के बीच कितना अंतर है?






Options

A

2,50,000

2,50,000

B

2,80,000

2,80,000

C

2,30,000

2,30,000

D

2,40,000

2,40,000


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

2,30,000

2,30,000


Question 72




Options

A

B

C

D


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D


Question 73


Suppose ΔPQR and ΔSTU are congruent triangles under ASA. If ∠PQR = 60°, ∠PRQ = 30° and ∠STU = 60°, find ∠TSU.

मान लीजिए कि ΔPQR और ΔSTU, ASA के तहत सर्वांगसम त्रिभुज हैं। यदि ∠PQR = 60°, ∠PRQ = 30° और ∠STU = 60° है, तो ∠TSU ज्ञात कीजिए।

Options

A

60°

60°

B

75°

75°

C

90°

90°

D

45°

45°


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

90°

90°


Question 74




Options

A

4

4

B

2

2

C

3

3

D

1

1


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

1

1


Question 75


A thief is chased by a policeman and distance between them is 3 km. The speed of policeman is 75 km/h and the speed of the thief is 60 km/h. The policeman will be able to catch the thief when the thief would have covered the distance of _____ km.

एक चोर का एक पुलिसकर्मी द्वारा पीछा किया जाता है और उनके बीच की दूरी 3 km है। पुलिसकर्मी की चाल 75 km/h है और चोर की चाल 60 km/h है। पुलिसकर्मी चोर को तब पकड़ पाएगा जब चोर _____ km की दूरी तय कर चुका होगा।

Options

A

10

10

B

15

15

C

12

12

D

18

18


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

12

12


Question 76


Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.

A.He used to commit one theft a year on average. The stolen money lasted for the year.
B.He chose the house at Shotover Grange to commit his next burglary. He studied the design of the house carefully for a fortnight.
C.He found that the family had gone to London and the servants to the movie. He broke into the house one afternoon.
D.He hoped to get fifteen thousand pounds worth of jewels from the safe.

Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.

A.He used to commit one theft a year on average. The stolen money lasted for the year.
B.He chose the house at Shotover Grange to commit his next burglary. He studied the design of the house carefully for a fortnight.
C.He found that the family had gone to London and the servants to the movie. He broke into the house one afternoon.
D.He hoped to get fifteen thousand pounds worth of jewels from the safe.

Options

A

DCBA

DCBA

B

BCDA

BCDA

C

BDAC

BDAC

D

ABCD

ABCD


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

ABCD

ABCD


Question 77


Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word.
Her mother always encouraged the idea of early marriage.

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word.
Her mother always encouraged the idea of early marriage.

Options

A

Cheered 

Cheered 

B

Motivated 

Motivated 

C

Discouraged 

Discouraged 

D

Supported 

Supported 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Discouraged 

Discouraged 


Question 78


Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.
Apathy

Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.
Apathy

Options

A

Empathy

Empathy

B

Indifference

Indifference

C

Hostility

Hostility

D

Aversion

Aversion


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Indifference

Indifference


Question 79


Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word in the given sentence.

Aditi is meticulous by nature.

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word in the given sentence.

Aditi is meticulous by nature.

Options

A

precise

precise

B

accurate

accurate

C

careless

careless

D

concise

concise


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

careless

careless


Question 80


In the following sentence, four words are underlined, out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Identify the INCORRECTLY spelt word.
The sovenir shops within the amusement parks do sell well because the visitors are mostly children and the shops keep a good stock of objects that children find fascinating .

In the following sentence, four words are underlined, out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Identify the INCORRECTLY spelt word.
The sovenir shops within the amusement parks do sell well because the visitors are mostly children and the shops keep a good stock of objects that children find fascinating .

Options

A

sovenir

sovenir

B

visitors

visitors

C

amusement

amusement

D

fascinating

fascinating


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

sovenir

sovenir


Question 81


Parts of the following sentence have been given as options. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

You can fool some of the people all the time, and all the people some of the time; but you cannot fool all the people all the time.

Parts of the following sentence have been given as options. One of them may contain an error. Select the part that contains the error from the given options. If you don’t find any error, mark ‘No error’ as your answer.

You can fool some of the people all the time, and all the people some of the time; but you cannot fool all the people all the time.

Options

A

and all the people some of the time

and all the people some of the time

B

but you cannot fool all the people all the time.

but you cannot fool all the people all the time.

C

No error

No error

D

You can fool some of the people all the time

You can fool some of the people all the time


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

No error

No error


Question 82


Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.

A.Chronic infections such as typhoid, chickenpox and others, for example, are no longer feared.
B.A factor contributing to the rapid rise of the population in recent years has been the drop in the death rate.
C.Because of medical breakthroughs, the death rate has decreased.
D.In 2001, the death rate in India was approximately 8.5 per thousand people.

Sentences of a paragraph are given below in jumbled order. Arrange the sentences in the correct order to form a meaningful and coherent paragraph.

A.Chronic infections such as typhoid, chickenpox and others, for example, are no longer feared.
B.A factor contributing to the rapid rise of the population in recent years has been the drop in the death rate.
C.Because of medical breakthroughs, the death rate has decreased.
D.In 2001, the death rate in India was approximately 8.5 per thousand people.

Options

A

ADBC 

ADBC 

B

BDCA 

BDCA 

C

CDAB 

CDAB 

D

DBCA 

DBCA 


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

BDCA 

BDCA 


Question 83


Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
To face the music

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.
To face the music

Options

A

Barring the entire audiences view at a concert

Barring the entire audiences view at a concert

B

To bear the negative consequences of wrongful actions

To bear the negative consequences of wrongful actions

C

Not knowing the real chords in music

Not knowing the real chords in music

D

Being challenged to a music competition

Being challenged to a music competition


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

To bear the negative consequences of wrongful actions

To bear the negative consequences of wrongful actions


Question 84


Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.
Diligent

Select the most appropriate synonym of the given word.
Diligent

Options

A

Spiteful

Spiteful

B

Awful

Awful

C

Faithful

Faithful

D

Careful

Careful


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

Careful

Careful


Question 85


Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.

Stir up a hornets’ nest

Select the most appropriate meaning of the given idiom.

Stir up a hornets’ nest

Options

A

Create doubts  

Create doubts  

B

Scare the birds 

Scare the birds 

C

Provoke trouble

Provoke trouble

D

Resist a fight

Resist a fight


Solution:

Correct Answer:

C

Provoke trouble

Provoke trouble


Question 86


Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.

Select the INCORRECTLY spelt word.

Options

A

Sieze

Sieze

B

Erase

Erase

C

North

North

D

Dredge

Dredge


Solution:

Correct Answer:

A

Sieze

Sieze


Question 87


Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word.
They live in the apartment above ours.

Select the most appropriate ANTONYM of the underlined word.
They live in the apartment above ours.

Options

A

Over 

Over 

B

Below 

Below 

C

After 

After 

D

Upward

Upward


Solution:

Correct Answer:

B

Below 

Below 


Question 88


Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
The new building was being constructed by the construction workers.

Select the option that expresses the given sentence in active voice.
The new building was being constructed by the construction workers.

Options

A

The new building is being constructed by the construction workers.

The new building is being constructed by the construction workers.

B

The construction workers had been constructing the new building.

The construction workers had been constructing the new building.

C

The new building has being constructed by the construction workers?

The new building has being constructed by the construction workers?

D

The construction workers were constructing the new building.

The construction workers were constructing the new building.


Solution:

Correct Answer:

D

The construction workers were constructing the new building.

The construction workers were constructing the new building.


Question 89


Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If there is no need to substitute it, select ‘No substitution’.
Many noticeable people were present at the function.

Select the most appropriate option that can substitute the underlined segment in the given sentence. If there is no need to substitute it, select ‘No substitution’.
Many noticeable people were present at the function.

Options

A

notable

notable

B

No substitution

No substitution

C

notworthy

notworthy

D

celebrity

celebrity


Solution:

Correct Answer: