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1.

Direction (Q. 1-4) : Each of the questions below consists of a questions and three statements numbered I, II and III given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read all three statements and give answer
Out of five persons A, B, C, D and E, A is in which direction with respect to E ?
I A is to the west of D and to the south of C. C is to the west of E.
II B is to the west of C and south-east of D, who is north of A. D is to the east of E.
III is to the south of D and north of B, who is west of A.

if the data in statements I and II are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement III are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statement I and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statements II and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not required to answer the question.
if the data in either statement I alone or statement II alone or statement III alone are sufficient to answer the question. View Answer Discuss in Forum

2.

How is 'candle' coded in a code language ?
I 'su de fi ge' is the code for 'blow candle off light' and 'ra se de pi' is the code for 'light should cut never'.
II 'pi fi ta du' is the code for' 'you should call off and 'ge ko mo tu' is the code for 'never blow your trumpet'.
III 'fi si de et' is the code for 'light always goes off' and 'ra fu se zu' is the code for 'cut never tree ever'.

if the data in statements I and II are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement III are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statement I and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statements II and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not required to answer the question.
if the data in either statement I alone or statement II alone or statement III alone are sufficient to answer the question View Answer Discuss in Forum

3.

Among eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H, all of them are sitting facing outward from the centre. Who is sitting second to the left of E ?
I A is two places away from E. H and G are sitting opposite each other. There is only one person sitting between D and E, who is a neighbour of F.
II H is third to the left of A and is an immediate neighbour of D.
III. C and D sit immediate next to each other while F is opposite C, who in turn is three places away from A.

if the data in statements I and II are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement III are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statement I and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statements II and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not required to answer the question.
if the data in all the statements I, II and III together are necessary to answer the questions. View Answer Discuss in Forum

4.

In a family of seven members, how is S related to V ?
I T and U are off spring of R, who is the wife of S.
II Z, the cousin of W, is the niece of T.
III V is the only brother-in-law of W.

if the data in statements I and II are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement III are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statement I and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II are not required to answer the question.
if the data in statements II and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not required to answer the question.
if the data in all the statements I, II and III together are necessary to answer the questions. View Answer Discuss in Forum

5.

Which of the following expressions will not be definitely true if the given expression
' A > B > C < D < F = G'is definitely true ?

C
B.  G>D
F>C
B=A View Answer Discuss in Forum

6.

Direction (Q. 6 - 8) : Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow:
"Choosing right financial advisor can make a huge difference to your overall financial planning and goals." These questions are based on the information given above and the sentences labelled (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) as given below:
(A) Only financial advisors can help one make difference in overall financial planning and goals.
(B) There have been examples where financial advisors failed to create a positive impact for the clients.
(C) A good financial planning and goals is desired by many people.
(D) The fee charged by financial advisors for their services sometimes is too much to afford.
(E) There are numerous avenues for investment. It does not make much difference where you invest.

Which of the statements numbered (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) can be assumed from the facts/information given in the statemens? (An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted.)

Only (A)
Only (E)
Both (A) and (C)
Only (C) View Answer Discuss in Forum

7.

Which of the statements numbered (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E), if true, would weaken the conclusion of the author ?

Only (E)
Only (C)
Only (B)
Both (C) and (E) View Answer Discuss in Forum

8.

Which of the statements numbered (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) represents a disadvantage of having financial advisors ?

Only (A)
Only (C)
Both (C) and (D)
Only (D) View Answer Discuss in Forum

9.

Direction (Q. 9 -10) : Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follows:
"The SEBI committee proposals on expense ratio and ploughing back of exit load may provide a breather to the ailing mutual fund industry." - Experts
These questions are based on information given above and the sentences labelled (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) as given below.
(A) There are other industries apart from mutual funds which are also ailing.
(B) SEBI committee has got potential candidates who can judge the scenario of the mutual fund industry.
(C) The overall growth in mutual fund industry this year is 7.3%, marginally lower than the last year's growth.
(D) Last year IRDA committee recommendation insurance schemes turned out to be a fluke.
(E) It is the moral responsibility of the Government of India to protect the rights of the investors.

Which of the above statements can be inferred from the given information (An inference is something that is not directly stated but can be inferred from the given information.)

Only (A)
Only (B)
Both (B) and (E)
Only (D) View Answer Discuss in Forum

10.

Which of the following, if true, would add to the woes of the mutual fund industry ?

Only(B)
Only (D)
Only (E)
Only (C) View Answer Discuss in Forum