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Directions (Q.1-5): In these questions, symbols @, #, \$, % and © are used with different meanings as follows.
'P @ Q' means 'P is smaller than Q'
'P # Q' means 'P is either smaller than or equal to Q'
'P \$ Q' means 'P is either greater than Q'
'P % Q' means 'P is greater than or equal to Q'
'P © Q' means 'P is neither greater than nor smaller than Q'

Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below
is/are definitely true?
Give answer 1): if only Conclusion I is true.
Give answer 2): if Conclusion II is true.
Give answer 3): if either Conclusion I or conclusion II is true.
Give answer 4): if neither Conclusion I nor Conclusion II is true.
Give answer 5): if both Conclusion I and II are true.

1. Statements: M @ R, R © F F # L
Conclusions: I. M @ L II. R @ L
2. Statements: T \$ J, J @V, V # W
Conclusions: I. T © W II. T @ W
3. Statements: J @ D, D \$ L, L # N
Conclusions: I. J # L II. J \$ L
4. Statements: R \$ M, M%H, H \$ F
Conclusions: I. R % F II. M \$ F
5. Statements: K \$ H, H%I, I © F
Conclusions: I. K \$ I II. H % F

Directions (Q.6-10): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You
have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and .....
Give answer 1) : if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
Give answer 2): if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
Give answer 3): if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
Give answer 4): if the data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question and
Give answer 5): if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

6. What is the code for TAIL, in the a code language?
I. in the code language DELAY is written as 57382
II. in the code language TIDE is written as 6457.

7. Village 'P' is in which direction with respect to Village 'Q'?
I. Village H is to the East of Village P and to the South of Village Q
II. Village F is to the North of Village P and to the West of village Q.

8. How many students are there in the class?
I. In the class, Nisha ranks tenth from the top and twenty-third
from the bottom.
II. Nandita is ten ranks above Shama who is eighteenth form the top

9. How many sons does 'X' have?
I. D is brother of A who is son of X.
II. D's sister is M's wife.

10. Among P, T, J, L and F each having different height, who is the tallest one?
I. P is taller than J and F only
II. T is not the tallest.

11. 'Teacher' is related to 'school' in the same way as 'cook' is related to .........
1) Food 2) Kitchen 3) Hostel 4) House 5) Market

12. Atul walks 20 metres towards South. Turning to the left he walks 30 metres, then turning right he walks 10 metres, then turning right he walks 40 metres, then turning right he walks 30 metres and stops.
In what direction is he with respect to his starting point?
1) South - West 2) West 3) North - West
4) He is at starting point 5) None of these

13. What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following series? TG HU VI JW?
1) KY 2) KX 3) YK 4) XK 5) None of these

14. Satish is 15 marks above Sushi who ranks 28th in a class of 50. What is Satish's rank from the bottom.
1) 39 2) 37 3) 38 4) 35 5) None of these

15. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence
form a group . Which one does not belong to the group?
1) Year 2) Month 3) Day 4) Week 5) Time

16. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence
form a group. Which one does not belong to the group?
1) Pencil 2) Chalk 3) Notebook 4) Pen 5) Crayon

17. In a row of boys facing North, Amit is 5th to the left of Ashok, Alok is 3rd to the right of Amit. Vilas is 3rd to the left of Ashok. Which of the following describes the position of Vilas.
1) To the immediate right of Amit
2) To the immediate left of Alok
3) To the immediate right of Alok
4) 3rd to the right of Amit.
5) None of these

18. It is Thursday on 25th of September. What day will it be on the 25th of October in the same year?
1) Monday 2) Sunday 3) Friday 4) Saturday 5) None of these

19. If 'A' is called '2' , 'B' is called '3', 'C' is called '5', 'D' is called 'Q' and so on, then what will be the numerical value of 'F'?
1) 18 2) 16 3) 17 4) 20 5) None of these

20. A, B, C, D, E & F are sitting in a row facing North. A is neighbour of B and D, E is neighbour of C and F. D is neighbour of C.
How many members are there between A and E?
1) Two 2) One 3) Three 4) Four 5) None of these

21. If in a clock, 12 is replaced by 1, 11 by 2, 10 by 3 and so on, then what will be the time in that clock corresponding to 'twenty minutes past eleven?
1) Twenty minutes past three in the usual clock?
2) Forty minutes past ten
3) Forty minutes past eleven
4) Twenty minutes past ten
5) None of these

22. If all the numbers divisible by 5 and also those having one of the digits as 5 are removed from the numbers 1 to 50, how many numbers will remain?
1) 38 2) 41 3) 39 4) 42 5) None of these

23. If 'A' is written as 'B' and 'B' as 'A', 'C' as 'F' and 'F' as 'E' and so on, how will the word 'BRIG' be written?
1) AQJH 2) ASJH 3) AQHF 4) AQJF 5) None of these

24. How many pairs of letters are there in the word 'PRISON' each of which has as many letters between its two letters in the word as there are between them in the English alphabet.
1) Two 2) One 3) Four 4) Three 5) More than four