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GK IBPS RRB PO

GK IBPS RRB PO

 General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 13 2015 Morning shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I September 13 2015 Morning shift

  • What is the full form of CBDT ? Central Board of Direct Taxes
  • UCO Bank is headquartered in _______? Kolkata
  • Gir park is located in _____?  Gujarat
  • Constitution Article 14 is related to ______? Equality before Law
  • Dr. Najma Heptulla, the Union Minister for Minority Affairs launched a new Central Sector Scheme  “——-” in Patna on August 8, 2015?  Nai Manzil
  • What is China Currency ? Renminbi
  • Tata Trust adopted 264 villages in Vijayawada constituency in Andhra Pradesh under which scheme?  Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY)
  • What does ‘C’ stands for in BRICS? China
  • International Maritime Organization (IMO) headquartered in _____? London
  • Veer Savarkar Airport is located in ______?  Port Blair
  • What is the currency of Italy? Euro
  • Indian Railways signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with state-run Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) , to raise _____crore over the next five years beginning this April. Rs 1.5 lakh
  • Aadi perukku festival is celebrated in which state? Tamil Nadu
  • Which is the capital of Sweden?  Stockholm
  • World Pneumonia Day is observed on _______? November 12
  • Who is the cabinet minister for water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation ? Uma Bharti
  • who will be the Head Jury to Select India’s Entry for Oscars-2016? Amol Palekar
  • Indian Railways signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with state-run Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) , to raise ____crore over the next five years beginning this April. Rs 1.5 lakh
  • Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced that a postal stamp would be released in honour of erstwhile Indian emperor ______ Ashoka
  • What is the full form of AMFI ?  Association of Mutual Funds of India
  • Who is the Author of ‘Making India awesome’? Chetan Bhagat
  • India signed an agreement to lay an oil pipeline from Raxaul in Bihar to Amlekhgunj in _____ to supply petrol, diesel and ATF to the landlocked Himalayan Kingdom.  Nepal

General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 6 2015 Morning shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (PO) September 6 2015 Morning shift

  • On behalf of which former PM, Modi awarded in Bangladesh? Atal Bihari Vajpayee
  • Which is the ‘Most expensive city in India’? Mumbai
  • In which country does Orange festival celebrated?Poland
  • Public Private Partnership (PPP) for Infrastructure development committee is headed by _____? Vijay Kelkar
  • Who is the Current of Maharashtra? Devendra Fadnavis
  • IRDA headquarters located in ____? Hyderabad
  • What does ‘P’ stands for in OROP? Pension
  • What does ‘R’ stands for in MUDRA? Refinance
  • What is the capital of Peru?Lima
  • What is the capital of Bihar? Patna
  • Who is the author of Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji ? Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam.
  • In Which city president started the ‘Nakshatra Vatika’? Secunderabad
  • Which Sport does Mithali Raj relates to? Cricket
  • National Handloom Day is observed on ______? August 7th
  • National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) is used for enhancing ____?       Infrastructure financing
  • Who is the first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals? Sunil Chhetri
  • Who is re-elected as president of the Mumbai Cricket Association? Sharad Pawar
  • A Scientist, who was conferred with Japan’s highest civilian award for promoting academic interchange and mutual understanding in science and technology between the two countries is _____? CNR Rao
  • Who is the Brand ambassador of UC Browser? Yuvraj Singh
  • Gandhi stadium is located in _____? Jalandhar, Punjab
  • According to UN reports India will surpass the population of China by _____? 2022
  • Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary is located in _____? Tripura
  • Who is the partner of SBI life insurance? BNP Paribas Cardif
  • What is the currency of Czech Republic? Czech Koruna
  • Credit line to Mongolia is given by Indian government through ______? Exim bank
  • Which Scheme covers Shishu,Kishore and Tarun? PMMY(Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana)
  • Headquarters of The International Energy Agency is located in ______? France

General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 5 2015 Evening shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I September 5 2015 Evening shift

  • Manas National Park is located in which state? Assam
  • What is India’s rating in latest world football’s FIFA ranking? 155th rank
  • Headquarters of  International Labour Organization(ILO) located in which city? Geneva
  • Gaddafi stadium is located in ______ ? Lahore
  • What is the maximum amount of pension available under Atal Pension Yojana?Rs. 5000
  • International Non violence day is observed on _____? October 2nd
  • What is the currency of Bhutan? Ngultrum
  • Which sport does Ricky ponting belongs to? Cricket
  • In which the Simhadri Super Thermal Power Plant  located? Andhra Pradesh
  • Seventh BRICS summit was held in ____? Ufa,Russia
  • Which two seas are connected by the suez canal?Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea
  • Who is the president of Philippines? Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III
  • Which is the ‘Most expensive city in India’? Mumbai
  • In which state Gugamal National Park is located? Maharashtra
  • Which is the longest river in Asia? Yangtze River
  • Who is the Union Minister of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Sanitation and Drinking Water? Chaudhary Birender Singh
  • Who presented the Raman Magsaysay award to sanjay chaturvedi?Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III,Philippines president
  • What is the amount likely going to be paid  by each of the countries  India, Russia and Brazil as a capital to New Development Bank?  $18 billion
  • The 16th FINA(Fédération Internationale de Natation) World Championships also Aquatics 2015, are held in Kazan in which country? Russia

General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 5 2015 morning shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I September 5 2015 morning shift

  • World Vegetarian Day is observed annually on______ ?  October 1st
  • Who is current chief minister of Jharkhand state of India?    Raghubar Das
  • Punjab National Bank is an Indian financial services company based in which city? New Delhi
  • Headquarters of The International Atomic Energy Agency’s located in which place? Vienna, Austria
  • Who was appointed as President of the New Development Bank (NDB)? V. Kamath
  • What is the currency of Egypt? Egyptian pound
  • Which private insurer launched ‘Smart Humsafar’, a unique plan, which offers multiple benefits of savings and insurance cover for husband and wife under a single policy? SBI Life Insurance
  • Who is the awardee of Ramanujan Prize-2015? Amalendu Krishna
  • What is the National capital city of Thailand? Bangkok
  • Who is the author of the book “Ghosts of Calcutta” ? Sebastian Ortiz
  • Which state is India’s largest state by area (342,239 square kilometers (132,139 sq mi) or 10.4% of India’s total area)? Rajasthan
  • Which is the first Asian country to become an Associate Member State of CERN as India’s request for membership is still pending? Pakistan
  • What is the Currency of Bhutan? Bhutanese ngultrum
  • Which bank launched “Dhanchayat,” an educational film, to raise awareness on the dangers of borrowing money from unorganized sources? HDFC Bank
  • What does stand for “S” in RTGS? Settlement
  • What is the purpose of establishing Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation? To  provide insurance of deposits and guaranteeing of credit facilities.
  • KVP is a fixed-income, long-term and risk-free government-run product. The minimum investment amount required to start with is Rs.1,000. What is the maximum limit? No maximum limit
  • where does La Tomatina take place? Bunol, Valencia, Spain
  • What is the Capital of Egypt? Cairo
  • What is the Currency of Thailand? Thai Baht
  • Who is the brand ambassador of Renault? Ranbir Kapoor
  • Who is the chief minister of Jharkhand ? Raghubar Das
  • The Kisan Vikas Patra certificates would be available in the denominations of ____? It is Available in denominations of Rs 1,000, 5000, 10,000 and Rs 50,000.
  • which sport does PV Sindhu relates to? Badminton
  • DICGC, Act is related to which sector? Banking
  • Which Bank Launched the  ‘Dhanchayat’ video? HDFC bank
  • World information technology summit 2018 is going to be held in ____? Hyderabad
  • What is the percentage of RRB sponsor bank contribution? 35%
  • What is percentage of China contribution to NDB? 41%
  • The 16th FINA(Fédération Internationale de Natation) World Championships also Aquatics 2015, are held in Kazan in which country? Russia

General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 6 2015 Evening shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (PO) September 6 2015 Evening shift

  • Delhi Metro received the first driverless train from which country ?  South Korea
  • What is the capital of Seychelles?  Victoria
  • In which language, Veerappa Moily composed the Ramayana Mahanveshanam? Kannada
  • Who is the minister of steel? Narendra singh Tomar
  • Who is the President of Mauritius?Ameenah Gurib-Fakim
  • Which country’s currency is Ringgit? Malaysia
  • Nanda Devi mountain range is located in ______? Uttarakhand
  • International Day of the Girl Child  is observed on ____? 11th October
  • Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) partial disability covers _____? Rs.1 lakh
  • What does D stands for in SDR in Currency of IMF ? Drawing
  • Which India’s largest private sector bank, today announced a new home loan proposition, ‘Saral-Rural Housing Loan’, with a special interest rate? ICICI Bank
  • Recently India lost a case at the WTO against which country?US
  • The Chandra Prabha Wildlife Sanctuary is located in _____? Uttar Pradesh
  • Headquarters of OECD(Economic Co-operation and Development ) located in _____? Paris, France
  • Film City near Sanjay Gandhi National Park is located in ______? Mumbai
  • Sajjangarh Biological Park is located in _____? Udaipur, Rajasthan
  • Ravi Shankar Prasad ,Telecom Minister has launched a new mobile app ‘DISHA ‘ to promote digital literacy in which state? Bihar
  • which sport does Michael Clarke  relates to? Cricket
  • Which city topped in Swachh Bharat Rankings? Mysuru
  • Ukai Dam is constructed across which river? Tapti(Tapi)
  • Which state does Bhupen Hazarika,famous musician and singer belongs to? Assam
  • Who is the first female speaker of Lok Sabha? Meira kumar
  • What is the name of the Life Insurance cover, which is recently launched by SBI that covers both husband and wife under single policy? Smart Humsafar
  • Who is appointed as the CEO of Alphabet Inc.? Larry Page
  • Forward Markets Commission(FMC) headquartered in _____? Mumbai

General Awareness Questions – GK IBPS RRB PO (Officer Scale-I) September 13 2015 Evening shift

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I September 13 2015 Evening shift

  • How many Indian companies on the Forbes’ list of 100 most innovative companies in the world?  Three
  • Which is the  India’s first ‘Digital Village’? Akodara
  • What is the full form of AMRUT?  Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation
  • Which sport does Carolina María Marín Martín relates to? Badminton
  • Who is the Minister of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions?  Narendra Modi
  • What is the full form of RTGS? Real Time Gross Settlement
  • Which Mobile wallet-application did SBI launched? SBI Buddy
  • Which bank announced a new home loan proposition, ‘Saral-Rural Housing Loan’, with a special interest rate?  ICICI Bank
  • The once in 144 years event-Maha Pushkaralu, was celebrated on July 14 in which river? Godavari
  • Who became the first fielder in Test cricket history to take eight catches in a match, achieving the unique feat on Day 3 of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle?  Ajinkya Rahane
  • _________,a history writer was conferred with the ‘Maharashtra Bhushan’ award, the state’s highest honour, at a glittering function in Mumbai.  Balwant Moreshwar Purandare
  • World Photography Day is observed on ________? August 19
  • Which city of Andhra Pradesh has gained the unique distinction of becoming the first district in the country with the highest number of e-toilets (461) in its schools? Nellore
  • Who was appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of national carrier Air India Ltd for three years?  Ashwani Lohani
  • Which country was opened the second land crossing in Tibet via Nathu La to allow the first batch of Indian pilgrims undertaking the arduous Kailash- Manasarovar Yatra, in the latest confidence-building measure between the two neighbours? China
  • Which scheme is acknowledged by the Guinness Book of World Records for being the largest cash transfer program (households)? PaHaL or Pratyaksha Hastaantarit Laabh
  • Banks have made available deposit scheme facility to all account holders under the Suraksha Deposit Scheme and the Jeevan Suraksha Deposit Scheme aimed at enabling them to deposit ____ or Rs. 5001, respectively in their accounts either on their own initiative by cash or regular cheque etc. received as gifts during the festive season of Raksha Bandhan for long term subscription under PMSBY or both PMSBY and PMJJBY, respectively. Rs.201
  • Who is the author of the book “Swami and Friend”? R.K Narayan
  • Who was the  Founder and chairman of bicycle giant Hero Cycles? Om Prakash Munjal
  • Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley launched two funds, India Aspiration Fund (IAF) and _____ scheme by Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), a fund of funds with total corpus of Rs 12,000 crore.  SIDBI Make In India Loan For Enterprises (SMILE)
  • Greece’s Prime Minister ______has announced he is resigning and has called an early election. Alexis Tsipras
  • Jasper Infotech, which owns and operates online marketplace_____, has entered into a three-year partnership with the country’s largest private sector lender, HDFC Bank, to launch a co-branded credit card. Snapdeal
  • A Chinese firm specialising in precision technology has set up the first unmanned factory at _____ city where all the processes are operated by robots, regarded as futuristic solution to tide over China’s looming demographic crisis and dependence on manual workers. Dongguan
  • What is the Tagline of Bandhan Bank? Aapka Bhala, Sabki Bhalai
  • National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) is located in ______? Pune,Maharashtra

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UPSC PREVIOUS YEAR PAPERS

UPSC PREVIOUS YEAR PAPERS

UPSC PREVIOUS YEAR PAPERS: UPSC releases notification for Civil Services every year for which the written examination generally held in the month of May. We suggest the aspirants to finalise their preparation of UPSC Preliminary Exam right after they complete their application process so that they can cover the complete syllabus well before the examination.

For preparing the UPSC Preliminary Exam, one must go through previous year question papers with utmost sincerity. This will be highly helpful for the candidates in assessing-

  • The pattern of examination for UPSC Preliminary Exam.
  • Type of questions being asked from different subjects and topics and then prepare accordingly for the upcoming exams.
  • Practising the previous year papers will help them in time management during the exam.
  • Candidates can assess their level of preparation in comparison to the actual exam.

Find below the Previous Year Question Paper of UPSC Preliminary Exam.

Paper: GS PAPER 2009

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Paper: GS PAPER 2010

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Paper I: GS PAPER 2011

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Paper II: GS PAPER 2011

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Paper I: GS PAPER 2012

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Paper I: General Ability and Intelligence CAPF (AC) EXAM 2014

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Paper II: General Studies, Essay and Comprehension CAPF (AC) EXAM 2014

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SBI PO EXAM-2013 SOLVED PAPER

SBI PO EXAM-2013 SOLVED PAPER

PREVIOUS YEAR PAPERS- SBI PO 2013

STATE BANK OF INDIA –SBI has released notification for the post of Probationary Officers. The written examination will be held on June, 2015. For detailed advertisement click here- http://allexamtips.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/sbipo-rectruitment-advertisement.pdf

We suggest the aspirants to start preparation for the Probationary Officers Exam 2015 right after they complete their application process so that they can cover the complete syllabus few days before the examination.

For preparing the SBI Probationary Officers exam 2015, one must go through previous year question papers with utmost sincerity. This will be highly helpful for the candidates in assessing-

  • The pattern of examination for Probationary Officers Exam.
  • Type of questions being asked from different subjects and topics and then prepare accordingly for the upcoming exams.
  • Practising the previous year papers will help them in time management during the exam.
  • Candidates can assess their level of preparation in comparison to the actual exam.

Find below the Previous Year Question Paper Reasoning Ability of SBI Probationary Officers Exam 2013:-

Reasoning Ability

(Held on 28-4-2013)

Directions (1-5): Read each statement carefully and answer the following questions:

  1. Which of the following expressions will be true if the expression R > O = A > S < T as definitely true?

(1) O > T (2) S < R (3) T > A (4) S = O (5) T < R

  1. Which of the following symbols should replace the questions mark (?) in the given expression in order to make the expression ‘P > A’ as well as ‘T L’ definitely true?

P > L ? A N = T

(1) (2) < (3) < (4) (5) Either or <

  1. Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given such a manner that makes the expressions ‘B>N’ as well as ‘D L’ definitely true?

B_____L_____O____N_____D

(1) =, =, , (2) >, , =, > (3) >, <, =, (4) >, =, =, (5) >, =, , >

  1. Which of the following should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such a manner that makes the expression ‘A < P’ definitely false?

____ < ___ < ___ > ___

(1) L, N, P, A (2) L, A, P, N (3) A, L, P, N (4) N, A, P, L (5) P, N, A, L

  1. Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such a manner that makes the expression ‘F > N’ and ‘U > D’ definitely true?

F__O__U__N__D

(1) <, <, >, = (2) <, =, =, > (3) <, =, =, < (4) , =, =, > (5) >, >, =, <

Directions (6-10): Study the following and answer the following questions:

A, B, C, D, E, G and I are seven friends who study in three different standards namely 5th, 6th and 7th such that not less than two friends study in the same standard. Each friend also has a different favorite subject namely History, Civics, English, Marathi, Hindi, Maths and Economics but not necessarily in the same order.

A likes Math and studies in the 5th standard with only one other friend who likes Marathi. I studies with two other friends. Both the friends who study with I like languages (Here languages include only Hindi, Marathi and English). D Studies in the 6th standard with only one person and does not like civics. E studies with only one friend. The one who likes history does not study in 5th or 6th standard. E does not like languages. C does not like English, Hindi or Civics.

  1. Which combination represents E’s favourite subject and the standard in which he studies?

(1) Civics and 7th (2) Economics and 5th (3) Civics and 6th (4) History and 7th (5) Economics and 7th

  1. Which of the following is I’s favourite subject?

(1) History (2) Civics (3) Marathi (4) Either English or Marathi (5) Either English or Hindi

  1. Which of the following is definitely correct?

(1) G (2) C (3) E (4) D (5) Either D or B

  1. Which of the following is definitely correct?

(1) I and Hindi (2) G and English (3) C and Marathi (4) B and Hindi (5) E and Economics

  1. Which of the following subjects does G like?

(1) Either Maths or Marathi (2) Either Hindi or English (3) Either Hindi or Civics (4) Either Hindi or Marathi (5) Either Civics or Economics

Direction: Study the information and answer the following questions:

In a certain code language- ‘economics is not money’ is written as ‘ka la ho ga’ ‘demand and supply economics’ is written as, ‘mo ta pa ka’ ‘money makes only part’ is written as, ‘zi la ne ki’ ‘demand makes supply economics’ is written as, ‘zi mo ka ta

  1. What is the code for ‘money’ in the given code language?

(1) ga (2) mo (3) pa (4) ta (5) la

  1. What is the code for ‘supply’ in the given code language?

(1) only ta (2) only mo (3) either pa or mo (4) only pa (5) either mo or ta

  1. What is the code for ‘demand only more’ in the given code language?

(1) xi ne mo (2) mo zi ne (3) ki ne mo (4) mo zi ki (5) xi ka ta

  1. What may be the possible code for ‘work and money’ in the given code language?

(1) pa ga la (2) pa la tu (3) mo la pa (4) tu la ga (5) pa la ne

  1. What is the code for ‘makes’ in the given code language?

(1) mo (2) pa (3) ne (4) zi (5) ho

Directions: Study the given information and answer the following questions:

When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement: (All the numbers are two digit numbers)

Input: 40 made butter 23 37 cookies salt extra 52 86 92 fell now 19

Step I: butter 19 40 made 23 37 cookies salt extra 52 86 92 fell now

Step II: cookies 23 butter 19 40 make 37 salt extra 52 86 92 fell now

Step III: extra 37 cookies 23 butter 19 40 made salt 52 86 92 fell now

Step IV: fell 40 extra 37 cookies 23 butter 19 made salt 52 86 92 now

Step V: made 52 fell 40 extra 37 cookies 23 butter 19 salt 86 92 now

Step VI: now 86 made 52 fell 40 extra 37 cookies 23 butter 19 salt 92

Step VII: salt 92 now 86 made 52 fell 40 extra 37 cookies 23 butter 19

Step VII is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained.

As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out he appropriate steps for the given input.

Input: 32 proud girl beautiful 48 55 97 rich family 61 72 17 nice life

  1. How many steps will be required to complete the given input?

(1) Five (2) Six (3) Seven (4) Eight (5) Nice

  1. Which of the following is the third element from the left end of step VI?

(1) beautiful (2) life (3) 61 (4) Nice (5) 17

  1. Which of the following is step III of the given input?

(1) proud 72 girl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 55 97 rich 61 nice life

(2) life 55 girl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 proud 97 rich 61 72 nice

(3) girl 48 family 32 beautiful 17 proud girl 48 55 97 rich 61 72 nice life

(4) family 32 beautiful 17 proud girl 48 55 97 rich 61 72 nice life

(5) girl 48 life 55 family 32 beautiful 17 proud 97 rich 61 72 nice

  1. What is the position of ‘nice’ from the left end in the final step?

(1) Fifth (2) Sixth (3) Seventh (4) Eight (5) Ninth

  1. Which element is third to the right of ‘family’ in Step V?

(1) beautiful (2) 17 (3) Proud (4) 97 (5) 32

Directions: Read the information carefully and answer the following questions:

If A + B means A is the father of B If A × B means A is the sister of B If A $ B means A is the wife of B If A % B means A is the mother of B If A ÷ B means A is the son of B

  1. What should come in place of the question mark, to establish that J is the brother of T in the expression?

J ÷ P % H ? T % L

(1) × (2) ÷ (3) $ (4) Either ÷ or × (5) Either + or ÷

  1. Which among the given expression indicate the M is the daughter of D?

(1) L % R $ D + T × M (2) L + R $ D + M × T (3) L % R % D + T ÷ M (4) D + L $ R × M + T (5) L $ D ÷ R % M ÷ T

  1. Which among the following options is true if the expression ‘ I + T % J × L ÷ K’ is definitely true?

(1) L is the daughter of T (2) K is the son-in-law of I (3) I is the grandmother of L (4) T is the father of J (5) J is the brother of L

  1. Which among the following expression of true if Y is the son of X is definitely false?

(1) W % L × T × Y ÷ X (2) W + L × T × Y ÷ X (3) X + L × T × Y ÷ W (4) W $ X + L + Y + T (5) W % X + T × Y ÷ L

  1. What should come in place of the question mark, to establish that T is the sister-in-law of Q in the expression?

R % T × P ? Q + V

(1) ÷ (2) % (3) × (4) $ (5) Either $ or ×

Directions: Study the following information and answer the questions given below:

Eight people- E, F, G, H, J, K, L and M are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Each of them is of a different profession – Charted Accountant, Columnist, Doctor, Engineer, Financial Analyst, Lawyer, Professor and Scientist but not necessarily in the same order. F is sitting second to the left of K. the Scientist is an immediate neighbour of K. there are only three people between the Scientist and E only one person sits between the Engineer and E. The Columnist is to the immediate right of the Engineer. M is second to the right of K. H is the Scientist. G and J are immediate neighbours of each other. Neither G nor J is an Engineer. The Financial Analyst is to the immediate left of F. The Lawyer is second to the right of the Columnist. The Professor is an immediate neighbor of the Engineer. G is second to the right of the Chartered Account.

  1. Who is sitting second to the right of E?

(1) The Lawyer (2) G (3) The Engineer (4) F (5) K

  1. Who amongst the following is the Professor?

(1) F (2) L (3) M (4) K (5) J

  1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?

(1) Chartered Account – H (2) M – Doctor (3) J – Engineer (4) Financial Analyst – L (5) Lawyer – K

  1. What is the position of L with respect to the Scientist?

(1) Third to the left (2) Second to the right (3) Second to the left (4) Third to the right (5) Immediate right

  1. Which of the following statements is true according to the given arrangement?

(1) The Lawyer is second to the left of the doctor (2) E is an immediate neighbor of the Financial Analyst (3) H sits exactly between F and the Financial Analyst (4) Only four people sit between the Columnist and F (5) All of the given statement are true

Directions: In each of the questions below, two/three/ statements are given followed by conclusions/group of conclusions numbered I and II. You have to assume all the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given two conclusions logically follows from the information given in the statements.

Give answer (1) if only conclusion I follows Give answer (2) if only conclusion II follows Give answer (3) if either I or II follows Give answer (4) if neither I nor II follow Give answer (5) if both I and II follow

31-32. Statements:

Some squares are circles. No circle is a triangle. No line is a square.

  1. Conclusions:
  2. All squares can never be triangles. II. Some lines are circles.
  3. Conclusions:
  4. No triangle is a square. II. No line is a circle.

33-34. Statements:

All songs are poems. All poems are rhymes.

No rhyme is a paragraph.

  1. Conclusions:
  2. No song is a paragraph. II. No poem is a paragraph.
  3. Conclusions:
  4. All rhymes are poems. II. All songs are rhymes.
  5. Statements:

Some dews are drops. All drops are stones.

Conclusions:

  1. Atleast some dews are stones. II. Atleast some stones are drops.

Directions: Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data given in the statements are sufficient to answer the questions. Read both the statements and—

Give answer (1) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question. Give answer (2) if data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question. Give answer (3) if the data either in statement I alone or statement II alone are sufficient to answer the questions. Give answer (4) if the data neither in statement I nor II together are sufficient to answer the questions. Give answer (5) if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the questions.

  1. Seventeen people are standing in a straight line facing south. What is Bhavna’s positon from the left end of the line?

(1) Sandeep is standing second to the left of Sheetal. Only five people stand between Sheetal and the one who is standing at the extreme right end of the live. Four people stand between Sandeep and Bhavna. (2) Anita is standing fourth to the left of Sheetal. Less than three people are standing between Bhavna and Anita.

  1. Five letters – A, E, G, N and R are arranged to right according to certain conditions. Which letter is placed third?
  2. G is placed second to the right of A. E is to the immediate right of G. there are only two letters between R and G. II. N is exactly between A and G. Neither A nor G is at the extreme end of the arrangement.
  3. Six people – S, T, U, V, W and X are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. What is T’s position with respect to X?
  4. Only two people sit between U and W. X is second to the left of W. V and T are immediate neighbours of each other. II. T is to the immediate right of V. There are only two people between T and S. X is an immediate neighbour of S but not of V:

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the given question:

The convenience of online shopping is what I like best about it. Where else can you shop even at midnight wearing your night suit? You do not have to wait in a line or wait till the shop assistant is ready to help you with your purchases. It is a much better experience as compared to going to a retail store. — A consumer’s view.

  1. Which of the following can be a strong argument in favour of retail store owners?

(1) Online shopping portals offer a great deal of discounts which retail stores offer only during the sale season (2) One can compare a variety of products online which cannot be done at retail stores (3) Many online shopping portals offer the ‘cash on delivery’ feature which is for those who are sveptical about online payments (4) Many consumers prefer shopping at retail stores which are nearer to their houses (5) In online shopping the customer may be deceived as he cannot touch the product he is paying for.

  1. Which of the following can be inferred from the given information? (An= inference is something that is not directly stated but can be inferred from the given information)

(1) One can shop online only at night (2) Those who are not comfortable using computers can never enjoy the experience of online shopping (3) All retail stores provide shopping assistants to each and every customer (4) The consumer whose view is presented has shopped at retail stores as well as online (5) The customer whose view is presented does not have any retail stores in her vicinity

  1. Read the following information carefully and answer the given question:

Many manufacturing companies are now shifting base to the rural areas of the country as there is a scarcity of space in urban areas. Analysts say that this shift will not have a huge impact on the prices of the products manufactured by these companies as only about 30% consumers live in urban areas. Which of the following maybe a consequence of the given information?

(1) The prices of such products will decrease drastically in the urban areas (2) People living in urban areas will not be allowed to work in such manufacturing companies (3) These manufacturing companies had set-ups in the urban areas before shifting base (4) Those who had already migrated to the urban areas will not shift back to rural areas (5) The number of people migrating from rural to urban areas in search of jobs may reduce

  1. Read the following information carefully and answer the given question:

‘Pets are not allowed in the park premises’ – A notice put up at the park entrance by the authority that is responsible for maintenance of the park.

Which of the following can be an assumption according to the given information? (An assumption is something that is supposed or taken for granted)

(1) At least some people who visit the park have pets. (2) This is the only park which does not allows pets (3) People who ignored this notice were fined (4) There are more than one entrances to the park (5) Many people have now stopped visiting the park

Directions: Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

Despite repeated announcements that mobile phones were not allowed in the examination hall, three students were caught with their mobile phones.

(A) Mobile phones nowadays have a lot of features and it is easy to cheat with their help (B) The invigilator must immediately confiscate the mobile phones and ask the students to leave the exam hall immediately. (C) Mobile phones are very expensive and leaving them in bags outside the exam hall is not safe. (D) There have been incidents where students who left the exam hall early stole the mobile phones kept in the bags of the students who were writing the exam (E) The school authorities must ask the students to leave their phones in the custody of the invigilator before the exam in order to avoid thefts of mobile phones (F) None of the other students were carrying their phones in the exam hall.

  1. Which of the following among (A), (B), (C) and (D) may be a strong argument in favour of, the three students who were caught with the mobile phone?

(1) Only (A) (2) Both (A) and (B) (3) Both (C) and (D) (4) Only (C) (5) Both (B and (D)

  1. Which of the following among (A), (B), (E) and (F) may be the reason behind the school making such announcements before the exam?

(1) Only (B) (2) Both (B) and (E) (3) Only (F) (4) Only (A) (5) Both (E) and (A)

  1. Which of the following among (A), (B), (D) and (F) can be an immediate course of action for the invigilator?

(1) Only (B) (2) Both (A) and (D) (3) Only (A) (4) Both (D) and (F) (5) Only (F)

 

Answer

  1. (2) 2. (4) 3. (4) 4. (5) 5. (3) 6. (3) 7. (1) 8. (1) 9. (3) 10. (2)
  2. (5) 12. (5) 13. (1) 14. (1) 15. (4) 16. (3) 17. (4) 18. (3) 19. (1) 20. (2)
  3. (1) 22. (2) 23. (2) 24. (4) 25. (4) 26. (2) 27. (4) 28. (3) 29. (2) 30. (*)
  4. (1) 32. (4) 33. (5) 34. (2) 35. (5) 36. (1) 37. (5) 38. (5) 39. (5) 40. (4)
  5. (5) 42. (1) 43. (3) 44. (4) 45. (1)

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UPSC has released notification for the post of Assistant Commandant Exam 2015 (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) viz. Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).. The written examination will be held on July 12, 2015.

We suggest the aspirants to start preparation for the Assistant Commandant Exam 2015 right after they complete their application process so that they can cover the complete syllabus few days before the examination.

For preparing the Assistant Commandant exam 2015 conducted by UPSC, one must go through previous year question papers with utmost sincerity. This will be highly helpful for the candidates in assessing-

  • The pattern of examination for Assistant Commandant Exam.
  • Type of questions being asked from different subjects and topics and then prepare accordingly for the upcoming exams.
  • Practising the previous year papers will help them in time management during the exam.
  • Candidates can assess their level of preparation in comparison to the actual exam.

Find below the Previous Year Question Paper of Assistant Commandant Exam 2014.

Paper I: General Ability and Intelligence

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Paper II: General Studies, Essay and Comprehension

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For UPSC Assistant Commandant Exam 2015 notification

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