SSC CGL AIT 12th-15th October 2018: Live Discussion

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SSC CGL AIT 12th-15th October 2018: Live Discussion- Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts many exams year-on-year basis. These include SSC CHSL, SSC GD Constable, SSC JE, SSC CGL, and others. Lakhs of students prepare for these examinations, but only a few have the privilege of being shortlisted and finally being recruited by SSC.

Therefore, it is very important to practice and attempt All India Tests (AIT) to know ranks in advance. There are also many other advantages of practicing mock tests as well as participating in All India Tests. So, if you are an SSC aspirant, you mustn’t miss out on these.

To help you with your ongoing preparation of SSC CGL, our exam expert is going to conduct a live session. She will provide you with solutions as well as clear your doubts related to most important as well as expected questions for SSC CGL. These questions are taken from the recent SSC CGL AIT conducted between 12th-15th October 2018.

SSC CGL AIT 12th-15th October 2018: Live Discussion

English

In the following questions, some of the sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of the sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error, the answer would be (D).

Q1. On the issue of procuring of low floor buses, the government (A)/ informed the court that they have been allowed to get 500 buses and (B)/ they can be farther allowed by the HC to get the rest of the buses. (C) /No error.(D)
Q2. When Satish got to know that the robbery(A)/ has occurred moments earlier, he urged Rajesh (B)/to accompany him in his car on a search for the assailants. (C)/No error(D)

In the following questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word (s) Some alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the given alternatives as your answer.

Q3. The ministry of road transport and Highways has formulated a list of non-fiscal incentive to……………. that electric vehicles account for 15% of total vehicle sales in the next five years.
Insure
Ensure
Assure
Secure

Q4. After a positive start in early trade, the ………… rupee crumbled to branch the 72 marks for the first time ever
Dulcify
Propitiate
Adapt
Beleguered

In the following questions out of the four / five alternatives, choose the one which is best express the meaning of the given word.
Q5. Flamboyant
Restrained
Unobtrusive
Exuberant
Sanguine

Q6. Thwarted
Obstruct
Liberate
Perturbed
Manumit

In the following questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.
Q7. Elongate
Extend
Protract
Prolong
Curtail
Q8. Incumbent
Infringe
Subvert
Unnecessary
Mandatory

In the following questions, four / five alternatives are given for the meaning of the given Idiom / Phrase. Choose the alternative which best express the meaning of the Idiom / Phrase.
Q9. Cry for the moon
Ask for something impossible
To miss someone badly
Unfulfilled love
To wait expectantly

Q10. Hobson’s choice
Difficult to choose in many options
Amazing choice of a person
Very first choice
Free choice,as only one thing is offered

In the following questions a part of sentence is bold. Below are given alternatives to the part of sentence given in bold, which may improve the sentence. Choose the alternative which makes the sentence grammatically and contextually correct. In case the sentence is correct as it is, choose ‘No Improvement’ as your option.

Q11. The transaction, the largest outbound Pharma deal by an Indian company, includes a Portfolio of oral solid products, along to commercial and manufacturing infrastructure.
Together
With
By
No improvement

Q12. Several computers stuck in traffic snarls took to social media platforms to vent theirs frustration.
Their
There
Their’s
No improvement

In the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentence.

Q13. A person who damages things.
Tycoon
Vagrant
Voluptuary
Saboteur

Q14. Excessive desire of music.
Melomania
Opiomania
Dromomania
Bibliomania

Find the correctly spelt word.
Q15.
Circumlocation
Circemolocution
Circumlocution
Circmlocution

Q16.
Somnambulism
Sonmanbulism
Somnambullism
Samnnambulism

Q17. In the following questions, the 1st and the last sentence of the passage are numbered 1 to 6. The rest of the passage is split into four parts and named P,Q,R and S. these four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentences and find out which of the four combination is correct. Then find the correct answer.
1. The India meteorological department has
P. Though the rain may reduce in the capital after Sunday
Q. Three Notches below the season‘s average
R. forecast more showers till Monday
S. the maximum temperature recorded on Thursday was 31.6 degree Celsius
6. while the minimum 26 degree Celsius.

Q18.
1.One reason why Cricket might be biased in favour of the home team is the toss.
X- this is more so in the case of which can go on for 5 days.
Y- a home team winning the toss can significantly tilt the balance of the game in its favour.
Z- both weather and pitch conditions can be exploited better if a team can decide whether to bat or field first.

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Active Voice/ Passive Voice. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice.

Q19. Please help me in this matter.
You are ordered to help me in this matter.
You are requested to help me in this matter.
You are requested to please help me in this matter.
I am requesting you to help me in this matter

Q20. In the following questions , a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect . Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Indirect/ Direct .
Ritesh said “while I was teaching, you were playing”
Ritesh told me that while he was teaching, I was playing.
Ritesh told me while he was teaching, I was playing.
Ritesh told me that while he was teaching, you were playing
Ritesh told me that he was being taught, you were being played.

Q21. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. First read the passage over and try to understand what it is about. Then fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given.
A meeting of Charlie Chaplin with M K Gandhi a humble little house in the slum district off the East India Dock Road ……… London was brief but significant.
Gandhi explained to Chaplin the true meaning of supreme independence. It was to shed oneself of unnecessary things. This was in the context of Gandhiji’s …………political economic-spiritual theory that Chaplin presumed, was against the use of machinery. What Gandhi told Chaplin that day, on September 22, 1931, echoes the Jaina principle of aparigraha. It means non-possession or non-acquisition.
In the context of globalisation, the applied theory of aparigraha …….be a good …………..tool besides being a crucial ecological arm to help retain the balance between man and nature to make a sustainable future possible Gandhi knew its value, both strategically and spiritually. Practical wisdom tells us that anything in excess is bad. Aparigraha can be practised by …………. nature, conserving energy and living austerely. It is about creating well-being through moderation and balance.

Q21. A meeting of Charlie Chaplin with M K Gandhi in a humble little house — in the slum district of the East India Dock Road ………..London — was brief but significant.
to
at
in
from

Q22. This was in the context of Gandhiji’s …………political economic-spiritual theory that Chaplin presumed, was against the use of machinery.What Gandhi told Chaplin that day, on September 22, 1931, echoes the Jaina principle of aparigraha.
Naïve
Obtuse
Insenstive
Astute
Q23. In the context of globalisation, the applied theory of aparigraha …….
Will
Could
Can
Should

Q24. be a good …………..tool besides being a crucial ecological arm to help retain the balance between man and nature to make a sustainable future possible Gandhi knew its value, both strategically and spiritually. Practical wisdom tells us that anything in excess is bad.
Intervene
Interventionist
Intervention
Interventionists

Q25. Aparigraha can be practised by…………. nature, conserving energy and living austerely. It is about creating well-being through moderation and balance.
Persevering
Preserving
Lethargy
Indolent

General Awareness

Q51. Tipu sultan was the ruler of ______
Vijayanagar
Hyderabad
Mysore
Delhi

Q52. Who is known as the ‘Indian father of medicine’?
Maharshi Bhardwaj
Sushruta
Acharya Kanad
Aacharya Charak

Q53. Who was the President of Indian National Congress at the time of Independence?
Jawahar Lal Nehru
J. B Kriplani
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Dr. Bhimrao Amedkar

Q54. Cardiac output of a normal adult is _____
3.5 liters/minute
4.7 liters/minute
6.3 litre/minute
7.4 litre/minute

Q55. Mumps is a disease caused by-
Virus
Fungus
Bacterium
None of these

Q56. Plant that thrives in shifting sand are called –
Lithophytes
Chasmophytes
Psammophytes
Oxylophytes

Q57. Which gas is present under pressure in soft drink?
Nitrous Oxide
Carbon dioxide
Nitrogen
Oxygen

Q58. Pa(Pascal) is the unit for –
Thrust
Pressure
Frequency
Conductivity

Q59. Pendulum clock become slow in summer because –
Days in summer is large
Length of the pendulum increases
Weight of the pendulum changes
of the fiction in the coil

Q60. Sound wave propagate through solid as –
Longitudinal waves
Transverse waves
Both A & B
None of these

Q61. Who is the inventor of X – Ray?
Johann Gregor Mendel
Garrett Augustus Morgan
Erik Rotheim
Wilhelm Conrad Röentgen

Q62. Identify the non Green-House Gas(GHG) from the following :
Methane
Nitrous oxide
Ozone
Argon

Q63. Marble is the metamorphosed form of –
Sandstone
Limestone
Shale
Basalt

Q64. River Brahmaputra passes through which three countries of Asia?
Japan, India, Bangladesh
China, Bhutan, India
China, India, Bangladesh India and Bangladesh
Japan, China, India

Q65. In which state of India the Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary is located?
Arunachal Pradesh
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Tamil Nadu

Q66. Except Virat Kohli who received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award 2018?
Srinivasa Rao
V.R. Beedu
Sukhdev Singh Pannu
Mirabai Chanu

Q67. Who won India’s first silver medal in Kurash at the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia?
Neeraj Chopra
Swapna Barman
Pinky Balhara
Malaprabha Yallapa Jadav

Q68. Which of the following is NOT written by Munshi Premchand?
Idgah
Maila Anchal
Nirmala
Gaban

Q69. Who is the new president-elect of Maldives ?
Mohamed Nasheen
Abdulla Yameen
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih
Maumoon Gayoom

Q70. The standard of living in a country is represented by its:
Per capita income
Unemployment rate
Poverty ratio
National income

Q71. Who is the chief advisor to the Governor?
Chief Justice of State High Courts
Chief Justice of Indian Supreme Court
Chief Minister
Speaker of the Lok Sabha

Q72. How many types emergency powers have the President of India?
2 types
3 types
4 types
5 types

Q73. In a business, raw materials, components, work in progress and finished goods are jointly regarded as-
Investment
Capital stock
Inventory
Gross worth

Q74. Total Number of Articles in the original Indian Constitution is?
424
395
496
448

Q75. Recently, PM Narendra Modi has launched the Ayushman Bharat scheme in Ranchi for how many Indian district ?
445
456
466
468

Quantitative  Aptitude

Q26. Read the following graph carefully and answer the question given below.(Q26-Q28)

What is the ratio of the number of persons in favour of survey from Indonesia and Romania together to the number of persons in favour of survey from Canada and France together?
3 : 4
2 : 3
2 : 5
4 : 5

Q27. The number of persons in favour of survey from Indonesia are what percent of number of persons in favour of survey from Uganda?
87.5%
88.5%
92%
95%

Q28. What is the average number of persons who are in favour of survey?
66
64
62
68

Q29. P, Q and R working together completed a job in 12 days. The ratio of their efficiency is 3: 4: 12. How many days would be required by the fastest worker to complete the entire work?
12 days
13 days
31/3 days
19 days

Q30. A cylindrical rod of iron whose height is sixteen times its radius is melted and cast into spherical balls each of half the radius of the cylinder. The number of such spherical balls is:
48
96
72
84

Q31. In a particular week the average number of people who visited the Red Fort is 50. If we exclude the holidays then the average is increased by 20, then find the number of holiday in the week.
1
2
4
Can’t Determined

Q32. Two circles of radius 37 cm and 20 cm intersect each other at P and Q. O and O’ are the centers of the circles. If the length of PQ is 24 cm, then the distance between their center is:
35 cm
51 cm
21 cm
16 cm

Q33. The shadow of a tower standing on level ground is found to be 120 m longer when the sun’s altitude becomes 30̊ than when it is 45̊ . Find the height of the tower.
121.4 m
138.6 m
163.8 m
154.6 m

Q34. 13/5 + 15/9 + 23/5 × 15/6 × 32/7 + 3/5 ×29/5 = ?
22211/3160
22307/3150
22367/4170
19297/3230

Q35. An electronics showroom is offering 8% discount on the marked price of LED. He gets 24% commission from the manufacturer. Find the profit in percent.
24.65%
23.85%
22.45%
21.05%

Q36. Sin2θ+cosec2θ−2 = ?
Cos4 θ cosec2 θ
−cos4 θ cosec2 θ
Sec4θ cosec2θ
Sec4θ cosec2θ

Q37. A cubical block of side 14 cm is surmounted by a hemisphere. The greatest diameter of the hemisphere is 14 cm . then total surface area of solid is:
1310 cm3
1330 cm2
1330 cm3
1310 cm2

Q38. In a mixture of 200L, the ratio of acid to water is 23:27. Another 16 L of the water is added to the mixture. The ratio of acid to water in the new mixture is-
23 : 31
4 : 5
15 : 26
3 : 5

Q39. If (2000)12 = 4.096×10k , then the value of k is:
24
12
43
39

Q40. Three college friends Amit, Bhushan and Chintan started a business for Rs.5000. Amit gives Rs.400 more than Bhushan and Bhushan gives Rs.500 more than Chintan. Out of total profit of Rs.3500, Bhushan receives.
Rs.2510
Rs.1470
Rs.840
Rs.1630

Q41. There are two trains running on two parallel tracks. Length of each train is 240 m. When they are running in opposite directions, they cross each other in 5 seconds and when they are running in the same direction they cross in 8 seconds. What is the speed of the slower train?
36 km/h
78 km/h
18 km/h
27 km/h

Q42. [√441×309×∛343] ÷ [√1444 × √529] + [√1024 – √841] =?
45
50
55
60

Q43. Piyush borrowed some money at the rate of 5% p.a. for the first two years, 8% p.a. for the next four years and 12% p.a. for the period nine years. If the total interest paid by him at the end of fifteen years is Rs. 7,500, the money borrowed by him (in Rs.) was:
Rs.5000
Rs.5500
Rs.6000
Rs.6500

Q44. Two medians PS and QT of Δ PQR intersect V at right angle. If PS = 18 cm and QT = 12 cm, then the length of QS (in cm) is-
4
8
10
12

Q45.Lata, Alisha and Priyanka are three sisters. Lata and Alisha are twins. The sum of the ages of Lata and Alisha is same as that of Priyanka alone. Three years earlier the ratio of age of Lata and Priyanka was 2 : 7. What will be the age of Alisha 3 years hence?
6 years
7 years
8 years
4 years

Q46. Find the total curved surface area of a right circular cone formed by joining the edges of a sector of a circle of radius 8 cm where the angle of the sector is 90 ̊ ( π =3.14).
382.82 cm2
188.44 cm2
372.82 cm2
194.42 cm2

Q47. 4/3 of ? + 4/ 7 of 9/11 of 33/32 of 448 = 21 % of 1200 of 15 % of 200. find the value of question mark (?).
4550
5508
5550
5600

Q48. The profit earned by a jeweler by selling a gold ring at a gain of 12% is Rs. 2400 more then when he sells it at a loss of 12%. The cost price of the chain is-
Rs.9500
Rs.10000
Rs.9800
Rs.6600

Q49. Mahesh grows potatoes in his backyard which is in the shape of a square. Each potato takes 1 cm2 in his backyard. This year, he has been able to grow 137 more potatoes than last year. The shape of the backyard remained a square. How many potatoes did Mahesh produce this year?
6400
3049
4761
6325

Q50. If the price of pulse is increased by 20%, by how much percent must a householder reduce his consumption of pulse so as not to increase his expenditure on pulse?
25%
13.33%
16.67%
30%

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