**Q1. In this question, 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**

**Good : Bad : : Virtue : ?**

(a) Blame

(b) Sin

(c) Despair

(d) Vice

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. The words in each pair are opposites of each other.**

**Q2. In this question, choose that set of numbers from the four alternative sets, that is similar to the given set (21, 51, 15)**

(a) (21, 30, 51)

(b) (21, 35, 41)

(c) (21, 51, 42)

(d) (21,91, 35)

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. In each set . (3rd number × 2 ) + lst number = 2nd number.**

**Q3. In this question, four words have been given, out of which three are alike in some manner and the fourth one is different. Choose out the odd one.**

(a) Sun

(b) Moon

(c) Star

(d) Universe

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. All except Universe form a part of the universe**

**Q4. In this question, a number series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative that will continue the same pattern and fill in the blank spaces.**

**0.5, 1.5, 4.5, 13.5, ( )**

(a) 45.5

(b) 39.5

(c) 30.5

(d) 40.5

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. Each term of the series is obtained by multiplying the preceding term by 3.**

**Missing number = 13.5 x 3 = 40.5**

**Q5. In this question, one term in the number series is wrong. Find out the wrong term.**

**8, 13, 21, 32, 47, 63, 83**

(a) 13

(b) 32

(c) 47

(d) 63

**Ans.(c)**

**Sol. The sequence is + 5, + 8, +11, +14, +17, +20**

**So. 47 is wrong and must be replaced by (32 + 14) i.e. 46.**

**Q6. In this letter series some of the letters are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.**

**x _ az _ y _ zx _ c _**

(a) acbaz

(b) yxbyz

(c) xycab

(d) yzcab

**Ans.(b)**

**Sol. The series is xyaz/xybz/xycz**

**Q7. If POND is coded as RSTL, how is HEAR written in that code?**

(a) GHIJ

(b) GHIZ

(c) JIGZ

(d) JCLZ

**Ans.(c)**

**Sol. The first, second, third and fourth letters of the word are respectively moved two, four, six and eight letters forward to obtain the code.**

**Q8. If eraser is called box, box is called pencil, pencil is called sharpener and sharpener is called bag, what will a child write with?**

(a) Eraser

(b) Box

(c) Pencil

(d) Sharpener

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. The child will write with a ‘pencil’ and ‘pencil’ is called ‘sharpener’. So, the child will write with a ‘sharpener’.**

**Q9. In a certain code language, ‘381’ means ‘Hari is honest’-, ‘162’ means ‘Shashi is intelligent’ and ‘948′ means ‘Hari should go’. Which digit in that language means ‘honest’ ?**

(a) 3

(b) 8

(c) 1

(d) 9

**Ans.(a)**

**Sol.**

**‘381’ ->’Hari is honest’ ………(i)**

**‘162’ -> ‘Shashi is intelligent’ ……(ii)**

**‘948′ -> ‘Hari should go’ ……(iii)**

**In (i) and (ii), the common code digit is ‘1’ and the common word is ‘is’.**

**In (i) and (iii), the common code digit is ‘8’ and the common word is ‘Hari’.**

**Thus, in (i), ‘3′ means ‘honest’.**

**Q10. Introducing a man to her husband, a woman said, “his brother’s father is the only son of my grandfather.” How is the woman related to his man ?**

(a) Mother

(b) Aunt

(c) Sister

(d) Daughter

**Ans.(c)**

**Sol. Only son of her grandfather — Her father;**

**man’s brother’s father — man’s father.**

**So, man’s father is her father i.e.. She is the man’s sister.**

**Q11. Dev walks 20 m towards North. He then turns left and walks 40 m. He again turns left and walks 20 m. Further, he moves 20 m after turning to the right. How far is he from his original position?**

(a) 20 m

(b) 30 m

(c) 50 m

(d) 60 m

**Q12. The number of boys in a class is three times the number of girls. Which one of the following numbers cannot represent the total number of children in the class?**

(a) 48 ‘

(b) 44

(c) 42

(d) 40

**(c)**

**Sol. Let number of girls = x and number of boys = 3x.**

**Then, 3x + x = 4x , total number of students.**

**Thus, to find exact value of x, the total number of students must be divisible by 4.**

**Q13. Statements:**

**All sparrows are koels.**

**No koel is parrot.**

**Conclusions :**

**I. No sparrow is parrot.**

**II. Some sparrows are parrots**

**III. All koels are sparrows.**

**IV. Some parrots are sparrows.**

(a) Only I follows

(b) None follows

(c) Only II and III follow

(d) Only II and IV follow

**Q14. Arrange the following items from general to particular:**

**1. Animal**

**2. Feline**

**3. Leopard**

**4. Mammal**

**5. Vertebrate**

**6. Cat**

(a) 1,5,4,2,3,6

(b) 1,4,3,2,5,6

(c) 1,3,5,4,2,6

(d) 1,2,3,4,5,6

**Q15. In this question, different letters carries symbols as indicated below:**

**R : Addition S : Subtraction T: Multiplication**

**U: Division V: Equal to W : Greater than**

**X: Less than**

**Out of the four alternatives given in these questions, only one is correct according to the above letter symbols. Identify the correct one.**

(a) 24 U 3 R 2 S 2 W 8

(b) 24 R 3 S 2 X 2 T 8

(c) 24 S 3 X 2 T 2 U 8

(d) 24 U 3 T 2 V 2 T 8

**Ans.(d)**

**Sol. 24 U 3 T 2 V 2 T 8**

**24 ÷ 3 × 2 = 2 × 8**

**8 × 2 = 16**