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The passage given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer from the given options.Studies of the factors governing reading development in young children ha...

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The passage given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer from the given options.The union government’s present position vis-a-vis the upcoming United N...

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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context.FACETIOUS: When I s...

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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context.PARSIMONIOUS: The e...

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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context.DISUSE: Some words ...

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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context.OBVIATE: The new ma...

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For each of the words below, a contextual usage is provided. Pick the word from the alternatives given that is most inappropriate in the given context.SPECIOUS: A speciou...

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Indian intellectuals may boast, if they are so inclined, of being ________ to the most elitist among the intellectual ________ of the world.subordinate, traditionsheirs, ...

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In this context, the ________ of the British labour movement is particularly ________.affair, weirdactivity, movingexperience, significantatmosphere, gloomy

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Since her face was free of ________ there was no way to ________ if she appreciated what had happened.makeup, realizeexpression, ascertainemotion, diagnosescars, understa...

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In each of the following sentences, parts of the sentence are left blank. Beneath each sentence, different ways of completing the sentence are indicated. Choose the best ...

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Each of the questions below consists of a set of labelled sentences. These sentences, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Choose the most logical order of...

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For the word given at the top of each table, match the dictionary definitions on the left (A, B, C, D) with their corresponding usage on the right (E, F, G, H). Out of th...

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Answer the following questions based on the information given below.The petrol consumption rate of a new model car 'Palto' depends on its speed and may be described by th...

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Let $n$ be the number of different $5$ digit numbers, divisible by $4$ with the digits $1, 2, 3, 4, 5$ and $6,$ no digit being repeated in the numbers. What is the value ...

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The figure below shows the network connecting cities A, B, C, D, E and F. The arrows indicate permissible direction of travel. What is the number of distinct paths from A...

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A change making machine contains $1$ rupee, $2$ rupee and $5$ rupee coins. The total number of coins is $300.$ The amount is Rs. $960.$ If the number of $1$ rupee coins a...

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Ujakar and Keshab attempted to solve a quadratic equation. Ujakar made a mistake in writing down the constant term. He ended up with the roots $(4, 3).$ Keshab made a mis...

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In some code, letters, $a, b, c, d$ and $e$ represent numbers $2, 4, 5, 6$ and $10.$ However, we don't know which letter represent which number. Consider the following re...

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Ashish is given Rs. $158$ in one rupee denominations. He has been asked to allocate them into a number of bags such that any amount required between Re. $1$ and Rs. $158$...

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Let $b$ be a positive integer and $a = b^2 – b$. If b $\geq$ 4, then $a^2 – 2a$ is divisible by$15$$20$$24$None of these

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A rectangular pool $20$ metres wide and $60$ metres long is surrounded by a walkway of uniform width. If the total area of the walkway is $516$ square metres, how wide, i...

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Based on the figure below, what is the value of $x,$ if $y = 10?$$0$$11$$12$None of these

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The batting average $\text{(BA)}$ of a test batsman is computed from runs scored and innings played-completed innings and incomplete innings (not out) in the following ma...

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Let $x, y$ be two positive numbers such that $x + y =1.$ Then, the minimum value of $\left(x+ \frac{1}{x} \right)^2 + \left(y + \frac{1}{y}\right)^2$ is$12$$20$$12.5$$13....

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Three runners A, B and C run a race, with runner A finishing $12$ metres ahead of runner B and $18$ metres ahead of runner C, while runner B finishes $8$ metres ahead of ...

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The owner of an art shop conducts his business in the following manner: Every once in a while he raises his prices by $\text{X}\%$, then a while later he reduces all the ...

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In $\triangle \text{DEF}$ shown below, points $\text{A, B,}$ and $\text{C}$ are taken on $\text{DE, DF}$ and $\text{EF}$ respectively such that $\text{EC = AC}$ and $\tex...

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A set of consecutive positive integers beginning with $1$ is written on the blackboard. A student came along and erased one number. The average of the remaining numbers i...

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A train $\text{X}$ departs from station $\text{A}$ at $11.00$ a.m. for station $\text{B},$ which is $180$ km away. Another train $\text{Y}$ departs from station $\text{B}...

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Fresh grapes contain $90\%$ water by weight while dry grapes contain $20\%$ water by weight. What is the weight of dry grapes available from $20$ kg of fresh grapes?$2$ k...