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Section: Verbal Ability and Reading ComprehensionComprehension:The passage below is accompanied by four questions. Based on the passage, choose the best answer for each q...

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Q. 2)It can be inferred from the passage that archaeological sites are considered important by some source countries because they:are a symbol of Western imperialism.gene...

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Q. 3)From the passage we can infer that the author is likely to advise poor, but archaeologically rich source countries to do all of the following, EXCEPT:to find ways to...

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Q. 4)Which one of the following statements, if true, would undermine the central idea of the passage?Museums established in economically deprived archaeologically-rich so...

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Comprehension:The passage below is accompanied by four questions. Based on the passage, choose the best answer for each question.Steven Pinker's new book, "Rationality: W...

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Q. 6)The author mentions Kekulés discovery of the structure of benzene and Mozart's symphonies to illustrate the point that:Pinker's conclusions on sequential reasoning ...

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Q. 7)The author endorses Pinker's views on the importance of logical reasoning as it:provides a moral compass for resolving important ethical dilemmas.equips people with ...

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Q. 8)According to the author, for Pinker as well as the ancient Greek philosophers, rational thinking involves all of the following EXCEPT:arriving at independent conclus...

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Comprehension:The passage below is accompanied by four questions. Based on the passage, choose the best answer for each question.Understanding romantic aesthetics is not ...

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Q. 10)Which one of the following statements is NOT supported by the passage?Many romantics rejected the idea of aesthetics as a domain separate from other aspects of life...

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Q. 11)According to the romantics, aesthetics:is primarily the concern of philosophers and artists, rather than of ordinary people.is widely considered to be irrelevant to...

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Q. 12)The main difficulty in studying romanticism is the:absence of written accounts by romantic poets and artists.elusive and suggestive nature of romantic aesthetics.la...

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Comprehension:The passage below is accompanied by four questions. Based on the passage, choose the best answer for each question.The biggest challenge [The Nutmeg's Curse...

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Q. 14)All of the following can be inferred from the reviewer's discussion of "The Nutmeg's Curse",EXCEPT:academic discourses have always served the function of raising aw...

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Q. 15)On the basis of information in the passage, which one of the following is NOT a reason for the failure of policies seeking to address climate change?The greed of or...

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Q. 16)Which one of the following best explains the primary purpose of the discussion of the colonisation of the Banda islands in "The Nutmeg's Curse"?To illustrate how sy...

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Q. 17)There is a sentence that is missing in the paragraph below. Look at the paragraph and decide where (option 1, 2, 3 or 4) the following sentence would best fit.Sente...

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Q. 18)There is a sentence that is missing in the paragraph below. Look at the paragraph and decide where (option 1, 2, 3, or 4 ) the following sentence would best fit.Sen...

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Q. 19)Five jumbled up sentences (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5), related to a topic, are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a coherent paragraph. Identify ...

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Q. 20)Five jumbled up sentences (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5), related to a topic, are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a coherent paragraph. Identify ...

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Section: Quantitative AptitudeQ. 1)If $x$ is a positive real number such that $x^{8}+\left(\frac{1}{x}\right)^{8}=47$, then the value of $x^{9}+\left(\frac{1}{x}\right)^{...

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Q. 2)Let $n$ and $m$ be two positive integers such that there are exactly 41 integers greater than $8^{m}$ and less than $8^{n}$, which can be expressed as powers of 2 . ...

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Q. 3)For some real numbers $a$ and $b$, the system of equations $x+y=4$ and $(a+5) x+\left(b^{2}-15\right) y=8 b$ has infinitely many solutions for $x$ and $y$. Then, the...

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Q. 4)For a real number $x$, if $\frac{1}{2}, \frac{\log _{3}\left(2^{x}-9\right)}{\log _{3} 4}$, and $\frac{\log _{5}\left(2^{x}+\frac{17}{2}\right)}{\log _{5} 4}$ are in...

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Q. 5)A quadratic equation $x^{2}+b x+c=0$ has two real roots. If the difference between the reciprocals of the roots is $\frac{1}{3}$, and the sum of the reciprocals of t...

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Q. 6)The sum of the first two natural numbers, each having 15 factors (including 1 and the number itself), is

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Q. 7)Let $n$ be any natural number such that $5^{n-1}

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Q. 8)A boat takes 2 hours to travel downstream a river from port $A$ to port $B$, and 3 hours to return to port A. Another boat takes a total of 6 hours to travel from po...

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Q. 9)Anil mixes cocoa with sugar in the ratio $3: 2$ to prepare mixture $A$, and coffee with sugar in the ratio $7: 3$ to prepare mixture $B$. He combines mixtures $A$ an...

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Q. 10)Rahul, Rakshita and Gurmeet, working together, would have taken more than 7 days to finish a job. On the other hand, Rahul and Gurmeet, working together would have ...

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Q. 11)The population of a town in 2020 was 100000 . The population decreased by $y \%$ from the year 2020 to 2021, and increased by $x \%$ from the year 2021 to 2022, whe...

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Q. 12)There are three persons $A, B$ and $C$ in a room. If a person $D$ joins the room, the average weight of the persons in the room reduces by $x \mathrm{~kg}$. Instead...

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Q. 13)A merchant purchases a cloth at a rate of Rs. 100 per meter and receives $5 \mathrm{~cm}$ length of cloth free for every $100 \mathrm{~cm}$ length of cloth purchase...

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Q. 14)Gautam and Suhani, working together, can finish a job in 20 days. If Gautam does only $60 \%$ of his usual work on a day, Suhani must do $150 \%$ of her usual work ...

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Q. 15)The number of coins collected per week by two coin-collectors $A$ and $B$ are in the ratio $3: 4$. If the total number of coins collected by $A$ in 5 weeks is a mul...

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Q. 16)A fruit seller has a stock of mangoes, bananas and apples with at least one fruit of each type. At the beginning of a day, the number of mangoes make up $40 \%$ of ...