**Dear students, these are the questions which were asked in SSC CGL 2016 on 4th September. You can go through these questions and get idea about the pattern and the level of reasoning.**

**Directions(1-2): Find the ODD one from the given alternatives?**

**Q1.**

(a) Manager

(b) Teacher

(c) Doctor

(d) Engineer

**Ans.(a)**

**Sol. Except manager, all are professions.**

**Q2.**

(a) 6,612

(b) 7,543

(c) 4,46

(d) 5,521

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. 6**

^{3 }= 216 , by revering the digits we get 612**4**

^{3 }= 64, by revering the digits we get 46**5**

^{3 }= 125, by revering the digits we get 521**But in case of 7**

we get 343

^{3}= 343, by revering the digitswe get 343

**So, 543 is wrong.**

**Directions(3-5): In each of the following questions, there is a certain relation between two given words on one side of:: and one word is given on another side of:: while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the words of the given pair bear. Choose the best alternative**

**Q3. FED : IHG :: TSR :**

(a) UVW

(b) VUW

(c) WVU

(d) WXY

**Ans.(c)**

**Sol. Corresponding letters are increased by 3.**

**Q4. 4 : 25 :: 6 :**

(a) 27

(b) 49

(c) 64

(d) 25

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. (4+1)**

^{2}= 25**Similarly (6+1)**

^{2}= 49**Q5. Jail : Jailer :: Hospital :**

(a) Medcine

(b) Doctor

(c) Engineer

(d) Dancer

**S5. Ans.(b)**

**Sol. As jail is related to jailer same as Hospital is related to Doctor.**

**Q6. Find the number of triangle in this figure?**

(a) 15

(b) 14

(c) 16

(d) 13

**Ans.(a)**

**Sol. The number of triangles in the figure is 15**

**Q7. Which of the following will comes in place of ‘?’**

**5, 10, 30, ? , 600, 3600**

(a) 160

(b) 120

(c) 240

(d) 400

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. 5 × 2 = 10**

**10 × 3 = 30**

**30 × 4 = 120**

**120 × 5 = 600**

**600 × 6 =3600**

**Q8. Which of the following will complete the sequence?**

**AZ, CX, FU, ?**

(a) QJ

(b) JQ

(c) IR

(d) LO

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. In first letter the sequence is +2,+3,+4**

**And in 2nd letter the sequence is -2, -3, -4**

**So “JQ” is the correct answer.**

**Q9. Which of the following from the given alternative is the correct mirror image of the below word?**

(a) IABMUM

(b) MUMBAI

(c) IBAMUM

(d) MUMBIA

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. The correct mirror image is MUMBAI.**

**Q10. Which of the following comes in place of ‘?’**

**8 21 43**

**27 ? 53**

(a) 60

(b) 50

(c) 24

(d) 45

**Ans.(c)**

**Sol. 2**

4+3=7 -> 7 × 3 = 21(second

number in the row)

^{3 }214+3=7 -> 7 × 3 = 21(second

number in the row)

**Similarly 3**

^{3 }, 5+3 = 8**So, 8 × 3 = 24**

**Q11. A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The columns and rows of Matrix are numbers from 0 to 6. A letter from the matrix can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g. ‘A’ can be represented by 11, 62 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the set for the word ‘TONE’.**

(a) 53, 23, 56, 13

(b) 42, 22, 56, 13

(c) 42, 22, 36, 13

(d) 53, 22, 56, 14

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol.**

**‘T’ = 13, 25, 34, 42, 53**

**‘O’= 11, 22, 45, 54**

**‘N’ = 16, 22, 41, 56, 65**

**‘E’ = 13, 35, 51, 63**

**Q12. Kapil walks 20km towards north for his breakfast, after he had his breakfast then he takes a left turn and walk 30km for lunch. After the lunch he take a left turn and walks 20 km and he had tea and after some rest he again take a left turn for supper and walks 30km. In which direction he walks after having tea?**

(a)West

(b) East

(c) South

**Q13. Paper folding sequence is given, among the given alternatives which on is correct?**

**Ans. (b)**

**Sol. Option (b) is the correct answer.**

**Q14. Identify the given figure in the alternatives?**

**Ans. (b)**

**Sol. Option (b) is the correct answer.**

**Q15. Write the sequence of words given below according to the dictionary.**

**1. Defense**

**2. Delicate**

**3. Defragmenter**

**4. Delhi**

(a) 4, 3, 2, 1

(b) 1, 2 , 3, 4

(c) 1, 3, 4, 2

(d) 1, 4, 2, 3

**Ans. (c)**

**Sol. The correct sequence is 1, 3, 4, 2**

**Defense , Defragmenter, Delhi, Delicate**