**For the first time SSC 2016 examination will be held in Computer Based pattern and managing time will be one of the important factor while solving the questions. So in order to make students familiar with such a situations we are providing questions in a time based manner , which will help students to manage the time properly.**

**1. A man is facing towards west and turns through 45° clockwise, again 180° clockwise and then turns through 270° anti-clockwise. In which direction is he facing now?**

West

North-West

South

South-West

Solution:

**2. Namita walks 14 metres towards west, then turns to her right and walks 14 metres and then turns to her left and walks 10 metres. Again turning to her left she walks 14 metres. What is the shortest distance (in metres) between her starting point and the present position?**

10

24

28

38

Solution:

**3. Maya starts at point T, walks straight to point U which is 4 ft away. She turns left at 90° and walks to W. which is 4 ft away, turns 90° right and goes 3 ft to P, turns 90° right and walks 1 ft to Q, turns left at 90° and goes to V, which is 1 ft away and once again turns 90° right and goes to R, 3 ft away. What is the distance between T and R?**

4 ft

5 ft

7 ft

8 ft

Solution:

**4. A girl leaves from her home. She first walks 30 metres in North-west direction and then 30 metres in South-west direction. Next, she walks 30 metres in South-east direction. Finally, she turns towards her house. In which direction is she moving?**

North-east

North-west

South-east

South-west

Solution:

**5. A man walks 30 metres towards South. Then, turning to his right, he walks 30 metres. Then, turning to his left, he walks 20 metres. Again, he turns to his left and walks 30 metres. How far is he from his initial position?**

20 metres

30 metres

60 metres

None of these

Solution:

**Directions (Q.6-9):**Refer to the following Venn diagram:

**6. The number of students who took any three of the above subjects was**

62

63

64

66

Solution:

The required set of students in denoted by regions common by to any three circles only.

∴ Required number = (13 + 13 + 18 + 18) = 62.

**7. The number of students in total, who took History or Mathematics or Science, was**

183

190

424

430

Solution:

The required set of students is denoted by regions lying inside the circles representing History,

Mathematics and Science.

Mathematics and Science.

∴ Required number = (9 + 14 + 18 + 15 + 16 + 13 + 12 + 20 + 18 + 13 + 16 + 19) = 183.

**8. The number of students who took both History and Geography among other subjects was**

62

63

65

66

Solution:

The required set of students is denoted by the regions common to the circles representing

History and Geography.

History and Geography.

∴ Required number = (20 + 13 + 12 + 18) = 63.

**9. Which subject was taken by the largest number of students?**

Mathematics

Science

Geography

History

Solution:

Number of students who took History = (16 + 12 + 18 + 20 + 18 + 14 + 13) = 111.

Number of students who took Geography = (9 + 16 + 13 + 20 + 13 + 12 + 18) = 101.

Number of students who took Science = (19 + 15 + 18 + 20 + 18 + 16 + 13) = 119.

Number of students who took mathematics = (9 + 14 +13 + 20 + 13 + 15 + 18) = 102.

Science was taken by the largest number of students.

**Directions (Q.10-12):**In each of the following questions, a word has been given followed by four other words, one of which cannot be formed by using the letters of the given word. Find that word.

**10. TRIBUNAL**

TRIBLE

URBAN

BRAIN

LATIN

Solution:

This word cannot be formed by using the letters of the given word.

**11. COMMUNICATION**

UNION

ACTION

MUSIC

CAUTION

Solution:

This word cannot be formed by using the letters of the given word.

**12. PERPETUATION**

RETAIN

REPUTATION

PIPETTE

RETENTION

Solution:

This word cannot be formed by using the letters of the given word.

**Direction (13-15):**In each of the following questions, choose one word which can be formed from the letters of the given word.

**13. RHINOCEROS**

RENAL

HIND

SURE

HORSE

Solution:

This word can be formed from the letters of the given word.

**14. IMMEDIATELY**

DIALECT

LIMITED

DIAMETER

DICTATE

Solution:

This word can be formed from the letters of the given word.

**15. CONSTANTINOPLE**

CONTINUE

CONSCIENCE

CONSTANCE

CONTENT

Solution:

This word can be formed from the letters of the given word.