1 If selling price is doubled, the profit triples. Find the profit percent.

2 Sam purchased 20 dozens of toys at the rate of Rs. 375 per dozen. He sold each one of them at the rate of Rs. 33. What was his percentage profit?

3A shopkeeper sells some articles at the profit of 25% on the original price. What is the exact amount of profit? To find the answer, which of the following information given in Statements I and II is/are necessary? |

I. | Sale price of the article |

II. | Number of articles sold |

4 A train 125 m long passes a man, running at 5 km/hr in the same direction in which the train is going, in 10 seconds. The speed of the train is:

5 From a group of 7 men and 6 women, five persons are to be selected to form a committee so that at least 3 men are there on the committee. In how many ways can it be done?

6 A, B and C can do a piece of work in 20, 30 and 60 days respectively. In how many days can A do the work if he is assisted by B and C on every third day?

7 Two pipes A and B can fill a cistern in 37

minutes and 45 minutes respectively. Both pipes are opened. The cistern will be filled in just half an hour, if the B is turned off after:

8 In the first 10 overs of a cricket game, the run rate was only 3.2. What should be the run rate in the remaining 40 overs to reach the target of 282 runs?

9 Find the greatest number that will divide 43, 91 and 183 so as to leave the same remainder in each case.

10 It was Sunday on Jan 1, 2006. What was the day of the week Jan 1, 2010?

11 Look at this series: 7, 10, 8, 11, 9, 12, ... What number should come next?

12 Which word does NOT belong with the others?

13 QAR, RAS, SAT, TAU, _____

14 Odometer is to mileage as compass is to

15**Statement: **It is desirable to put the child in school at the age of 5 or so.

**Assumptions:**

- At that age the child reaches appropriate level of development and is ready to learn.
- The schools do not admit children after six years of age.

16 SCD, TEF, UGH, ____, WKL

19 Grand Central Terminal, Park Avenue, New York is the world's

20 The chairmanship/presidency of the UN Security Council rotates among the Council Members

21 Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any will be in one part of the sentence. The letter of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 'D'. (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any). (solve as per the

direction given above)

23 Find the correctly spelt words.

24 When he

P : | did not know |

Q : | he was nervous and |

R : | heard the hue and cry at midnight |

S : | what to do |

The Proper sequence should be:

25 Extreme old age when a man behaves like a fool

26 In the questions below the sentences have been given in Active/Passive voice. From the given alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the given sentence in Passive/Active voice.

I remember my sister taking me to the museum. |

27 In the following the questions choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

CORPULENT

28 Fate smiles ...... those who untiringly grapple with stark realities of life.

29 Some proverbs/idioms are given below together with their meanings. Choose the correct meaning of proverb/idiom, If there is no correct meaning given, E (i.e.) 'None of these' will be the answer.

To make clean breast of

30 Which of phrases given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in **bold** type to make the grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark 'E' as the answer.

The small child does whatever his father **was done**.

31 In a mortar, the binding material is

32 If *S* is the length of a subchord and *R* is the radius of simple curve, the angle of deflection between its tangent and sub-chord, in minutes, is equal to

33 A pitot tube is used to measure

34 In a combined footing if shear stress exceeds 5 kg/cm^{2}, the nominal stirrups provided are:

35 The minimum number of main steel bars provided in R.C.C.

36 Queen closer may be placed

37 For quality control of Portland cement, the test essentially done is

38 The method of design of steel framework for greatest rigidity and economy in weight, is known as

39 Under normal conditions using an ordinary cement, the period of removal of the form work, is :

40 Thickness of a pavement may be reduced considerably by

41 which software did you know to make an architectural design? Explain your experience.

42 Tell us about yourself