29th December, 2016 (Prelims)

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Today’s 10 questions from 1987 GS-1 Prelims Paper [Questions 31 to 40]

To revise [Questions 21-30] refer yesterday’s post.

Q31. A dice has numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 on its faces. Four positions of the dice are as shown below. The number on the face opposite to the face with number 2 is

(a) 6

(b) 5

(c) 4

(d) 1

 

Q32. According to the following graph, least popular game among girls is

(a) Volleyball

(b) Football

(c) Hockey

(d) Badminton

 

Q33. If ‘CGZ’ is coded as ‘XTA’ then ‘DFP’ is coded as

(a) WUK

(b) YSL

(c) WSM

(d) YTO

 

Q34. Which of the following figures correctly represents the relation : Language, English, Hindi

1987-5

Answer: (a)

 

Q35 Complete the following series:

2, 5, 7, 11, 14, 19, 23, 29, … , 41, 47

(a) 30

(b) 34

(c) 36

(d) 38

 

Q36. The temperature and the rainfall of a particular city were recorded as follows:

Month Temperature Rainfall
 

(°F)

(inches)
January 39 1.9
February 40 1.7
March 42 1.8
April 47 1.5
May 53 1.8
June 59 2
July 63 2.4
August 62 2.2
September 57 1.8
October 50 2.6
November 44 2.4
December 40 2.4

The name of the city should be

(a) New Delhi

(b) New York

(c) Tashkent

(d) London

 

Q37. Which of the following was not a leap year ?

(a) 1896

(b) 1900

(c) 1904

(d) 1908

 

Q38. The trees of spruce, fir, pine, etc. are found in which of the following natural regions of the earth ?

(a) Laurentian type

(b) Alpine type

(c) Taiga type

(d) Siberian type

 

Q39. Two men A and B have different basic salaries but get equal emoluments. Their allowances are 65% and 80% of their basic salaries respectively. The ratio of their basic salaries is

(a) 13 : 16

(b) 8 : 9

(c) 12 : 11

(d) 80 : 65

 

Q40. Which portion of the following figure shows increase in speed with increase in time

1987-6

(a) OA

(b) AB

(c) BC

(d) CD

Tomorrow: Next 10 questions

To revise [Questions 21-30] refer yesterday’s post.

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  • sam

    Image of dice is missing in q1