Direction: In the following questions, the symbols $,@,#,^ and * are used with the following meaning as illustrated below.
'P $ Q' means 'P is not smaller than Q'.
'P @ Q' means 'P is neither smaller than nor equal to 'Q
'P # Q' means 'P is neither greater than nor equal to Q'.
'P ^ Q' means 'P is neither greater than nor smaller than Q'.
'P * Q' means 'P is not greater than Q'.
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the four conclusions I, II, III and IV given below them is/are definitely true and give your answer accordingly.Statements: H @ T, T # F, F ^ E, E * VConclusions:I. V $ FII. E @ TIII. H @ VIV. T # V
182202. Statements: D#R, R*K, [email protected], F$JConclusions:I. J # RII. J # KIII. R # FIV. K @ D
182203. Statements: N ^ B, B $ W, W # H, H * MConclusions :I. M @ WII. H @ NIII. W ^ NIV. W# N
182204. Statements: R * D, D $ J, J # M, M @ KConclusions:I. K # JII. D @ MIII. R # MIV. D @ K
182205. Statements: M $ K, K @ N, N * R, R # WConclusions:I. W @ KII. M $ RIII. K @ WIV. M @ N
Following are the conditions for selecting Senior Manager-Credit in a bank. The candidate must:(i) be a graduate in any discipline with atleast 60 percent marks.(ii) have post qualification work experience of at least ten years in the Advances Section of a bank.(iii) be at least 30 years and not more than 40 years as on 1.4.2010.(iv) have secured at least 40 percent marks in the group discussion.(v) have secured at least 50 percent marks in interview.In the case of a candidate who satisfies all the conditions EXCEPT:(A) at (i) above but has secured at least 50 percent marks in graduation and at least 60 percent marks in post graduation in any discipline the case is to be referred to the General Manager Advances.(B) at (ii) above but has total post qualification work experience of at least seven years out of which at least three years as Manager-Credit in a bank, the case is to be referred to Executive Director.In each question below details of one candidate is given. You have to take one of the following courses of action based on the information provided and the conditions and sub-conditions given above and mark the number of that course of action as your answer. You are not to assume anything other than the information provided in each question. All these cases are given to you as on 01.04.2010.Shobha Gupta has secured 50 percent marks in the Interview and 40 percent marks in the Group Discussion. She has been working for the past eight years out of which four years as Manager-Credit in a bank after completing her B. A. degree with 60 percent marks. She was born on 12th September 1978.
182207. Rohan Maskare was born on 8th March 1974. He has been working in a bank for the past twelve years after completing his B.Com. degree with 70 percent marks. He has secured 50 percent marks in both the Group Discussion and the Interview.
182208. Prakash Gokhale was born on 4th August 1977. He has secured 65 percent marks in. post graduation and 58 percent marks in graduation. He has been working for the past ten years in the Advances Department of a bank after completing his post graduation. He has secured 45 percent marks in the Group Discussion and 50 percent marks in the Interview.
182209. Amit Narayan was born on 28th May 1974. He has been working in the Advances department of a bank for the past eleven years after completing his B.Sc. degree with 65 percent marks. He has secured 55 percent marks in the Group discussion and 50 percent marks in the interview.
Direction: In each question below is given a statement followed by three courses of action numbered (A), (B) and (C). A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for. improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy, etc. On the basis of the information given in the statement, you have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.Statement : A heavy unseasonal downpour during tho last two days has paralysed the, normal life in the state in which five persons were killed but this has provided a huge relief to the problem of acute water crisis in the state.Courses of action:
(A) The state government should set up a committee to review the alarming situation.
(B) The state government should immediately remove all the restrictions, on use of potable water in all the major cities in the state.
(C) The state government should send relief supplies to all the affected areas in the state.
182211. Statement: A large private bank has decided to retrench one-third of its employees in view of the huge losses incurred by it during the past three quarters.Courses of action:
(A) The Govt. should issue a notification to general public to immediately: stop all transactions with the bank.
(B) The Govt. should direct the bank to refrain from retrenching its employees.
(C) The Govt. should ask the central bank of the country to initiate an enquiry into the bank's activities and submit its report.
182212. Statement: Many political activists have decided to stage demonstrations and block traffic movement in the city during peak hours to protest against the steep rise in prices of essential commodities.Courses of action:
(A) The Govt. should immediately ban all forms of agitations in the country.
(B) The police authority of the city should deploy additional forces all over the city to help traffic movement in the city.
(C) The state administration should carry out preventive arrests of the known criminals staying in the city.
182213. Statement: The school dropout rate in many districts in the state has increased sharply during the last few years as the parents of these children make them work in the fields owned by others to earn enough for them to get at least one meal a day.Courses of action:
(A) The Govt. should put up a mechanism to provide foodgrains to the poor people in these districts through public distribution system to encourage the parents to send their wards to school.
(B) The Govt. should close down some of these schools in the district and deploy the teachers of these schools to nearby schools and also ask remaining students to join these schools.
(C) Govt. should issue arrest warrants for all the parents who force their children to work in fields instead of attending classes.
182214. Statement: One aspirant was killed due to stampede while participating in a recruitment drive of police constables.Courses of action:
(A) The officials incharge of the recruitment process should immediately be suspended.
(B) A team of officials should be asked to find out the circumstances which led to the death of the aspirant and submit its report within a week.
(C) The Govt. should ask the home department to stagger the number of aspirants over more number of days to avoid such incidents in future.
182215. Effect: Majority of the employees of the ailing organization opted for voluntary retirement scheme and left the organization with all their retirement benefits within a fortnight of launching the scheme. Which of the following can be a probable cause of the above effect ?
182216. Statement: Most of the companies in IT and ITES sectors in India have started hiring from engineering college campuses this year and are likely to recruit much more than yearly recruitment of the earlier years. Which of the following substantiates the facts stated in the above statement ?
182217. Cause: The Govt. has recently increased its taxes on petrol and diesel production by about 10 percent. Which of the following can be a possible effect of the above cause ?
182218. Statement : The Govt. has decided to instruct the banks to open new branches in such a way that there is one branch of any of the banks in every village of population 1000 and above or a cluster of villages with population less than 1000 to provide banking services to all the citizens. Which of the following will weaken the step taken by the Govt. ?
The centre reportedly wants to continue providing subsidy to consumers for cooking gas and kerosene for five more years. This is not good news from the point of view of reining in the fiscal deficit. Mounting subventions for subsidies means diversion of savings by the government from investment to consumption, raising the cost of capital in the process. The government must cut expenditure on subsidies to create more fiscal space for investments in both physical and social infrastructure. It should outline a plan for comprehensive reform in major subsidies including petroleum, food and fertilizers and set goal posts.Which of the following is an inference which can be made from the facts stated in the above paragraph ?
182220. Which of the following is an assumption which is implicit in the facts stated in the above paragraph ?
Poverty me asurement is an un settled issue, both conceptuall y and methodologicall y. Since poverty is a process as well as an outcome; ma ny come out of it while others ma y be falling into it. The net effect of these two parallel processes is a proportion commonly identified as the ‘head count ratio’, but these ratios hide the fundamental dynamism that characterizes poverty in practice. The most recent poverty reestimates by an expert group has also missed thecrucial dynamism. In a study conducted on 13,000 households which represented the crucial dynamism. In a study conducted on 13,000 households whichrepresented the entire country in1993-94 and again on 2004-05, it was found that in the ten-year period 18.2% rural population moved out of poverty whereas another 22.1 % fell into it over this period. This netincrease of about four percentage points was seen to have a considerable variation across states and regions.Which of the following is a conclusion which can be drawn from the facts stated in the above paragraph ?
Number (n) of candidates (in lakhs) appearing for an entrance examination from six different states and the percentage (p) of candidates clearing the same over the yearsWhat is the respective ratio of total number of candidates clearing the entrance exam from State B in the year 2004 to those clearing the entrance exam from State C in the same year
Study the following table carefully to answer the question that follow:
In which year did the highest number of candidates clear the entrance exam from state D ?
182224. What is the number of candidates not clearing the entrance exam from State A in the year 2007?
182225. What is the total numberof candidates clearing the entrance exam from States E and F together in the year 2006 ?
182226. What is the average number of candidates appearing for the entrance exam from State D in the years 2007, 2008 and 2009 together ?
An urn contains 6 red, 4 blue, 2 green and 3 yellow marbles.If four marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that at least one is blue ?
An urn contains 6 red, 4 blue, 2 green and 3 yellow marbles.If two marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that both are red ?
An urn contains 6 red, 4 blue, 2 green and 3 yellow marbles.If three marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that two are blue and one is yellow?
An urn contains 6 red, 4 blue, 2 green and 3 yellow marbles.If four marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that one is green, two are blue and one is red ?
An urn contains 6 red, 4 blue, 2 green and 3 yellow marbles.If two marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that either both are green or both are yellow ?
Direction: Study the given pie-charts carefully to answer the questions that follow.Given below are three charts showing break ups ofa) Number of employees working in different departments of an organizationb) Number of males in the organization andc) Number of employees who recently got promoted in each departmentIf half of the number of employees who got promoted from the IT department were males, what was the approximate percentage of males who got promoted from the IT department ?
182233. What is the total number of females working in the Production and Marketing departments together?
182234. How many females work in the Accounts department?
182235. The total number of employees who got promoted from all the departments together was what percent of the total number of employees working in all the departments together? (Rounded off to the nearest integer)
182236. The number of employees who got promoted from the HR department was what percent of the total number of employees working in that department ? (rounded off to two digits after decimal)
Direction: The graph below gives the percentage rise in profits of two companies over the years. Study the graph carefully to answer the questions that follow.If the profit earned by Company L in the year 2005 was Rs. 1.84 lakhs, what was the profit earned by the company in the year 2006 ?
182238. If the profit earned by Company M in the year 2008 was Rs. 3.63 lakhs, what was he amount of profit earned by it in the year 2006 ?
182239. What is the average percent rise in profit of Company L over all the years together?
182240. Which of the following statements is TRUE with respect to the above graph ?
182241. What is the percentage increase in percent rise in profit of Company M in the year 2009 from the previour year ?
Direction: Study the table carefully to answer the questions that follow.What is the respective ratio between the profit earned by shopkeeper U in the months February 2010 and March - 2010 together to that earned by shopkeeper Q in the same months ?
Direction: Study the table carefully to answer the questions that follow.What is the percent increase in profit of shopkeeper S in the month of December - 2009 over the previous month ? (rounded off to two digits after decimal)
182244. Which shopkeeper's profit kept increasing continuously over the given months ?
182245. What is the total number of days that Carpenter Z will take to make one piece each of all the four items together ?
182246. The respective ratio of the present ages of a mother and daughter is 7 : 1. Four years ago the respective ratio of their ages was 19:1. What will be the mother's age four years from now ?
182247. What is the full form of "NBFC" as used in the Financial Sector ?
182248. 100% concession has been given for travelling in the Indian Railways for patients of ____
182249. Many a times, we read about Special Drawing Right (SDR) in newspapers. As per its definition, SDR is a monetary unit of the reserve assets of which of the following organizations / agencies?