# SSC CGL - 2016 Model Mock Test- 10

**As you all know, next most important exam in SSC(Staff Selection Commission) is**

*SSCCGL- 2016***which is going to held in month of May. We will start focusing on**

*SSC CGL-2016 TIRE-1 Exam.***Thus, we are providing you Model Mock Test For**

*SSC CGL – 2016 Mock Test.***This will help you to get a**

*perfect score***in the**

*SSC CGL-2016 TIRE-1 Exam.*

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**General Knowledge: **

**1. First woman judge to be appointed to Supreme Court was:**

(A) Rani Jethmalani

(B) Anna George Malhotra

(C) M. Fathima Beevi

(D) Leila Seth

**Answer: C**

**2. taraf in the bahmani kingdom signified**

(A) province

(B) lord grant

(C) transit tax

(D) gold coin

**Answer:A**

**3. what is the meaning of Athavana?**

(A) revenue department

(B) revenue

(C) import tax

(D) trade tax

**Answer:A**

**4. the founder of the bahmani kingdom was**

(A) alauddin mujahid shah

(B) ahmed shah

(C) alauddin Bahaman shah

(D) tajuddin firoz shah

**Answer:C**

**5. where is thefamous virupaksha temple located?**

(A) bhadrachalam

(B) Chidambaram

(C) hampi

(D) srikalahasti

**Answer: C**

**6. kabir was the disciple of**

(A) nanak

(B) ramanuj

(C) shankaracharya

(D) ramananda

**Answer:D**

**7. the historian abual fazl was killed by**

(A) hemu

(B) bairam khan

(C) uday singh

(D) bir singhdeo bundela

**Answer:D**

**8. who was conferred the tittle of ‘gunaraj khan’?**

(A) bipradas pipilai

(B) maladhar basu

(C) kavi jaydeva

(D) sri chaitanya

**Answer: B**

**9. who was the sikh guru to be slaughtered by Aurangzeb?**

(A) radas

(B) teg bahadur

(C) kavi jayadeve

(D) gobind singh

**Answer:B**

**10. who was the mughal emperor to have lifted the jaziya on hindus?**

(A) babur

(B) akbar

(C) Jahangir

(D) shajahan

**Answer:B**

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**Quant Questions **

**1. The sum of the circumference of a circle and the perimeter of a rectangle is 132 cm. The area of the rectangle is 112 sq cm and breadth of the rectangle is 8 cm. What is the area of the circle ?**

(a) 616 sq cm

(b) 540 sq cm

(c) 396 sq cm

(d) Cannot be determined

**2. The cost of 5 kg of apple is equal to the cost of 12 kg of rice. The cost of 3 kg of flour is equal to one kg of rice. The cost of one kg. of flour is RS 17.50. What is the total cost of 3 kg of apple, 2 kg of rice and 4 kg of flour together ?**

(a) RS 543

(b) RS 527

(c) RS 563

(d) RS 553

**3. Thirty-five per cent of 740 is 34 more than a number. What is two-fifth of the number ?**

(a) 45

(b) 90

(c) 180

(d) 120

**4. The ratio between the angles of a quadrilateral is 6 : 3 : 4 : 5. The smallest angle of a triangle is one-fourth the largest angle of the quadrilateral. Largest angle of the triangle is 10° more than second largest angle of the triangle. What is the second largest angle of the triangle ?**

(a) 80°

(b) 60°

(c) 70°

(d) Cannot be determined

**5. A train covered a distance of 1235 km in 19 hours. Also, the average speed of a car is four-fifth the average speed of the train. How much distance will the car cover in 22 hours ?**

(a) 1234 km

(b) 1144 km

(c) 1134 km

(d) 1244 km

**6. A certain amount was to be distributed among A, B and C in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3 respectively, but was erroneously distributed in the ratio 4 : 3 : 2 respectively. As a result of this, C got Rs. 60 less. What is the total amount?**

(a) Rs. 216

(b) Rs. 48

(c) Rs. 108

(d) Rs. 36

**7. Prashant scored 83 marks in subject A. He scored 75% marks in subject B and X marks in subject C. Maximum marks in each subject were 120. The overall percentage marks obtained by prashant in all three subjects together were 80%. How many marks did he score in subject C?**

(a) 94

(b) 106

(c) 85

(d) 115

**8. Monika enters a shop to buy pen, pencils and erasers. She has to buy at least 7 units of each. She buys more pencils than pen and more erasers than pencils. She picks up a total of 26 items. How many pencils does she buy?**

(a) 10 or 11

(b) 9 or 10

(c) 8 or 9

(d) 7 or 9

**Answers with Explanation:-**

1. (a):

Length of the rectangle = 112/8 = 14 cm,
so perimeter= 44 cm,

Circumference= 132-44=88 cm,

R = (88 × 7 )/(2 ×22) = 14cm

So area = 616cm

2. (d):

3. (b):

Number = 740 × 35/100 - 34 = 225

2/5 of
the number=90

4. (c):

The largest angle of the quadrilateral (6
×360)/(6+4+3+5) = 120 degrees

Smallest angle of the triangle = 120 × 1/4 =
30 degrees

If second largest angle of the triangle = (x
+ 10)

So 30+ x+ x+10 = 180 , x = 70 degrees

5. (b):

6. (a)

Let the total amount be x. C’s original share
= 3x / 6 = x / 2

C’s new share = 2x / 9 Now

(x / 2) – (2x / 9) = 60 x = 216

7. (d)

prashant marks in A = 83 prashant marks in B
= 75% of 120 = 90

Now

(83 + 90 + x) / 360 * 100 = 80 x = 115

8. (c)

No. of erasers > No of pencils > No of
pens

Possible combinations

Erasers = 11, Pencils = 8, Pens = 7

OR

Erasers = 10, Pencils = 9, Pens = 7

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**English Language: **

**Directions: (1-5): In the following questions, some sentences have errors and some have none. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. The number of that part is your answer. If there is no error, then your answer is (4). i.e. No error.**

**1.Neither of them (1)/are (2)/good (3)/. No error (4)**

**2.Due to me being a new corner (1)/ I was unable (2)/to get a good house (3)/. No error (4)**

**3.The circulation of the Statesman (1)/ is greater than (2)/ that of any newspaper. (3)/. No error (4)**

**4.In the garden (1)/ were the more beautiful flowers (2)/ and silver bells (3)/. No error (4)**

**5.The poet (1)/ describes about (2)/ the spring season (3)/. No error (4)**

**Directions: (6 - 8): In the following questions. Out of the four alternatives. Choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.**

**6.Magnificent**

(1)Magnanimous

(2)Modest

(3)Generous

(4)Splendid

**7.Spirited**

(1)Heated

(2)Drunk

(3)Enthusiastic

(4)Possessed

**8.Gloomy**

(1)Misty

(2)Obscure

(3)Murky

(4)Shadowy

**Answers:**

1-(2)

2-(1)

3-(3)

4-(2)

5-(2)

6-(4)

7-(3)

8-(3)

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**Reasoning **

**1. 80, 10, 70, 15, 60, ... What number should come next?**

A. 20

B. 25

C. 30

D. 50

**2. 2, 6, 18, 54, ... What number should come next?**

A. 108

B. 148

C. 162

D. 216

**3. 8, 6, 9, 23, 87 , ... What number should come next?**

A. 128

B. 226

C. 324

D. 429

**4.Statements: The best evidence of India's glorious past is the growing popularity of Ayurvedic medicines in the West.**

Conclusions:

I Ayurvedic medicines are not popular in India.

II Allopathic medicines are more popular in
India.

A. Only conclusion I follows

B. Only conclusion II follows

C. Either I or II follows

D. Neither I nor II follows

**5.Statements: The average number of persons per household is 5 in urban areas whereas it is 7 in rural areas. The national average is 6**.

Conclusions:

I The
population per unit area in the rural areas is higher than in the urban areas.

II More persons live in the same household in
the rural areas as compared to those in the urban areas.

A. Only conclusion I follows

B. Only conclusion II follows

C. Either I or II follows

D. Neither I nor II follows

**6.Amber : Yellow :: Caramine : ?**

A. Red

B. Green

C. Voilet

D. Blue

**7.Pointing to a photograph of a boy Suresh said, "He is the son of the only son of my mother." How is Suresh related to that boy?**

A. Brother

B. Uncle

C. Cousin

D. Father

**Answers with Explanation**

1.A

2. C

3. D

8 x 1 - 2 = 6

6 x 2 - 3 = 9

9 x 3 - 4 = 23

23 x 4 - 5 = 87

87 x 5 - 6 = 429 ...

4.D

5. B

6.A, Amber is a shade of yellow and Caramine
is a shade of Red.

**ALL THE BEST**

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