# SSC CGL & CHSL Tier-1 Practice Set-2:Important Bits For SSC CGL Exam Oriented

__General Knowledge__

**1. When milk is churned, the cream separates from it due to the**

A. Cohesive force

B. Centrifugal force

C. frictional force

D. Gravitational force

**Answer: B**

2. The first day session
of indian constituent assemblywas chaired by?

A Dr.Rajendra
prasad

B Dr.B.R.Ambedkar

C Pandit
jawahar lal nehru

D Dr.Sachchidananda
sinha

**Answer: D**

**3.The temperature of a gas is measured with a**

A. Platinum resistance thermometer

B. Pyrometer

C. Gas thermometer

D. Vapour pressure thermometer

**Answer:-B**

4. Which is the southern-most
point of India ?

(A)
Kanyakumari

(B) Goa

(C) Indira
point

(D)
Rameshwaram

**Answer: (C)**

**5**.

**‘Yellow Revolution’ is related with**

(A) Flori culture

(B) Fish culture

(C) Rape
seed-Mustard production

(D) Wheat production

**Ans : C**

__English__
There were four of us –
George, and William Samuel Harris, and myself, and Montmorency. We were sitting
in my room, smoking and talking about how bad we were – bad from a medical
point of view I mean, of course.

We were all feeling seedy,
and we were getting quite nervous about it. Harris said he felt such
extraordinary fits of giddiness come over him at times, that he hardly knew
what he was doing; and then George said that he had fits of giddiness too, and
hardly knew what he was doing. With me, it was my liver that was out of order.
I knew it was my liver that was out of order, because I had just been reading a
patent liver-pill circular, in which were detailed the various symptoms by which
a man could tell when his liver was out of order. I had them all.

It is a most extraordinary
thing, but I never read a patent medicine advertisement without being impelled
to the conclusion that I am suffering from the particular disease therein dealt
with in its most virulent form. The diagnosis seems in every case to correspond
exactly with all the sensations that I have ever felt.

**6. The four felt down and out because**

(A) the room was too smoky

(B) they could never read a
patent medicine advertisement

(C) they thought they were
ill

(D) they had experienced a
most extraordinary thing

**7. Whenever the speaker read a liver pill circular**

(A) he suffered from an
extraordinary surge of giddiness

(B) he felt sure that he had
a liver disorder

(C) he felt the urge to
smoke

(D) All of the above

**8. The author of the above passage seems to be suffering from**

(A) fits of morbid depression
without real cause

(B) an abnormal anxiety about
his health

(C) melancholia

(D) an unnecessarily dark,
gloomy and pessimistic attitude to life

**9. Harris was troubled by**

(A) a symptom of
vertigo

(B) garrulity

(C) tribulation

(D) frailty

**10. The word which is closest in meaning to virulent is**

(A) fantastic

(B) vital

(C) viral

**Geography Study Notes**
(D) hostile

**Answers:-**

**6.C**

**7.B**

**8.B**

**9.A**

**10.C**

__Arithmetic__**11. A shopkeeper announces successive discounts of 10% and 20%. Find the equivalent percent discount.**

A. 27%

B. 28%

C. 29%

D. 30%

**12. In a college, 40% of the students were allotted group A, 75% of the remaining were given group B and the remaining 12 students were given group C. Then the number of students who applied for the groups is:**

A. 80

B. 92

C. 100

D. 60

**13.Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are:**

A. 39, 30

B. 41, 32

C. 42, 33

D.43, 34

**14. In a competitive examination in State A, 6% candidates got selected from the total appeared candidates. State B had an equal number of candidates appeared and 7% candidates got selected with 80 more candidates got selected than A. What was the number of candidates appeared from each State?**

A. 8200

B. 7500

C. 7000

D. 8000

**15. The price of a car is Rs. 3,25,000. It was insured to 85% of its price. The car was damaged completely in an accident and the insurance company paid 90% of the insurance. What was the difference between the price of the car and the amount received ?**

A. Rs. 76,375

B. Rs. 34,000

C. Rs. 82,150

D. Rs. 70,000

**Answer and Solutions**:

11(B)Explanation

For two successive changes of
x% and y%, net change =

{x + y +xy/100}%

= {-10-20+(-10)(-20)/100}%

=(-30 + 2) %

= - 28%

12(A)Explanation

Let the number of students be
100.

Number of students allotted
to group A = 40

Number of students allotted
to group B = 75% of 60 = 45

Thus, Balance number of
students allotted to group C = 100 - 40 - 45 = 5

Number of actual students =
100/15 * 12 = 80

13(C)Explanation:

Let their marks be (x + 9)
and x.

Then, x + 9 = 56/100(x + 9 +
x)

=>25(x + 9) = 14(2x + 9)

=>3x = 99

=>x =33

So, their marks are 42 and 33.

14(D)Explanation :

State A and State B had an
equal number of candidates appeared.

In state A, 6% candidates got
selected from the total appeared candidates

In state B, 7% candidates got
selected from the total appeared candidates

But in State B, 80 more
candidates got selected than State A

From these, it is clear that
1% of the total appeared candidates in State B = 80

=> total appeared
candidates in State B = 80 x 100 = 8000

=> total appeared
candidates in State A = total appeared candidates in State B = 8000

15(A)Explanation :

Price of the car =
Rs.3,25,000

Car insured to 85% of its
price

=>Insured
price=325000×85/100

Insurance company paid 90% of
the insurance

Amount paid by Insurance
company =Insured price×90/100

=325000×85/100×90/100=325×85×9=Rs.248625

Difference between the price
of the car and the amount received

= Rs.325000 - Rs.248625 =
Rs.76375

__Reasoning__

**16. 11 : 132 : : __?__ .**

1) 10 : 100

2) 9 : 90

3) 13 : 169

4) 15 : 250

**17. 1/9**

**∶**

**1/81 ,1/13**

**∶**

**__?__ .**

1) 1/169

2) 1/125

3) 1/120

4) 1/127

**18. AB : ZY : : CD : __?__ .**

1) WX

2) UV

3) XW

4) VU

**19. Sheep : mutton : : Deer : __?__ .**

1) meat

2) flesh

3) venison

4) veal

**20. Cobbler : Leather : : Tailor : __?__ .**

1) Cloth

2) Shirt

3) Draper

4) Thread

**Answers:-**

**16. 2**

**17. 1**

**18. 3**

**19. 3**

**20. 1**

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