• 1. Which of the following can be the reasons which supports the need for phasing out of subsidies in agriculture? 1. Subsidies would increase fiscal deficit. 2. Subsidies encourage wasteful use of energy. 3. Fertilizer subsidy has resulted in impaired micronutrients in the soil at many places. Select the correct answer code:

  • 2. Consider the following statements about Most-favoured-nation (MFN) principle. 1. MFN means that every time a country lowers a trade barrier or opens up a market, it has to do so for the same goods or services from all its trading partners. 2. Countries cannot set up a free trade agreement that applies only to goods traded within the group. 3. Countries can give developing countries special access to their markets. Which of the above statements is/are correct?

  • 3. Consider the following statements regarding Current Account Deficit (CAD). 1. The current account measures the flow of goods, services and investments into and out of the country. 2. Current Account Deficit may help a debtor nation in the short-term. 3. High software receipts and private transfers can lower current account deficit. Which of the above statements is/are correct?

  • 4. India’s tax-to-GDP ratio is well below the emerging market economies. In this context, which of the following feasible measures government can take to increase tax income? 1. Increasing the indirect tax rate 2. Implementation of Goods and Service tax 3. Increasing the tax base 4. Promotion of formal banking and digital transactions Select the correct answer code:

  • 5. Match the following pairs Term

    Definitions 1. Deflation

    A. Reduction in the rate of inflation 2. Disinflation

    B. General fall in the level of prices 3. Stagflation

    C. Combination of inflation and rising unemployment due to recession 4. Reflation

    D. Attempt to raise the prices to counteract the deflationary prices. Select the correct answer code:

  • 6. Who has been appointed as the new Secretary General of the Lok Sabha?

  • 1. The marks obtained by Vijay and Amith are in the ratio 4:5 and those obtained by Amith and Abhishek in the ratio of 3:2. The marks obtained by Vijay and Abhishek are in the ratio of?

  • 2. Find the missing number
    3, 7, 13, 21, ?, 43

  • 3. Find the next number 4, 21, 56, 115, 204,

  • 4. In how many different ways can the letters of the word ‘HAPPY’ be arranged?

  • 5. The ratio of roses and lilies in a garden is 3 : 2 respectively. The average number of roses and lilies is 180. What is the number of lilies in the garden?

  • 6. 460 × 15 – 5 × 20 = ?

  • 7. 4848 ÷ 24 × 11 – 222 = ?

  • 8. In the following questions two equations numbered I and II are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer (a) if x < y (b) if x > y (c) if x ≤ y (d) if x ≥ y I. 6x² + 11x + 5 = 0 II. 2y² + 5y + 3 = 0

  • 9. I. x² – 9x + 18 = 0 II. 5y² – 22y + 24 = 0

  • 10. I.15x² – 11x + 2 = 0 II. 10y² – 9y + 2 = 0

  • 11. I. 3x-2y=10 II. 5x-6y=6

  • 12. If Raj was one-third as old as Rahim 5 years back and Raj is 17 years old now, How old is Rahim now?

  • 13. If 6 (A's capital) = 8 (B's capital) = 10 (C's capital). Then the ratio of their capitals is:

  • 14. A, B and C are partners in a business. Their capitals are respectively, Rs.5000, Rs.6000 and Rs.4000. A gets 30% of the total profit for managing the business. The remaining profit is divided among three in the ratio of their capitals. In the end of the year, the profit of A is Rs.200 more than the sum of the profits of B and C. Find the total profit.

  • 15. A starts business with a capital of Rs.1200 B and C join with some investments after 3 and 6 months respectively. If the end of a year, the profit is divided in the ratio 2:3:5 respectively. What is B's investment in the business?

  • 16. A, B, C together started a business. A invested Rs.6000 for 5 months B invested Rs.3600 for 6 months and C Rs.7500 for 3 months. If they get a total profit of Rs.7410. Find the share of A?

  • 17. A, B and C invested Rs.6300, Rs.4200 and Rs.10500 respectively, in a partnership business. Find the share of A in profit of Rs.12100 after a year?

  • 18. A, B, C and D enter into partnership. A subscribes 1/3 of the capital B 1/4, C 1/5 and D the rest. How much share did A get in a profit of Rs.2460?

  • 19. A and B entered into a partnership investing Rs.25000 and Rs.30000 respectively. After 4 months C also joined the business with an investment of Rs.35000. What is the share of C in an annual profit of Rs.47000?

  • 20. A and B enter into partnership with capital as 7:9. At the end of 8 months, A withdraws. If they receive the profits in the ratio of 8:9 find how long B's capital was used?

  • 1. Statements: No women teacher can play. Some women teachers are athletes. Conclusions: Male athletes can play. Some athletes can play.

  • 2. Statements: All bags are cakes. All lamps are cakes. Conclusions: Some lamps are bags. No lamp is bag.

  • 3. CMM, EOO, GQQ, _____, KUU

  • 4. ZA5, Y4B, XC6, W3D, _____

  • 5. FAG, GAF, HAI, IAH, ____

  • 6. ELFA, GLHA, ILJA, _____, MLNA

  • 7. SCD, TEF, UGH, ____, WKL

  • 8. B2CD, _____, BCD4, B5CD, BC6D

  • 9. If A + B means A is the mother of B; A - B means A is the brother B; A % B means A is the father of B and A x B means A is the sister of B, which of the following shows that P is the maternal uncle of Q?

  • 10. If A is the brother of B; B is the sister of C; and C is the father of D, how D is related to A?

  • 11. E is brother of A. M is brother of A. His father of M. T is wife of H. How is A related to T?

  • 12. 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?

  • 13. Navya is the only daughter of Mahesh’s sister Shalini’s brother. How is Navya related to Mahesh?

  • 1. Cash reserve ratio(CRR) refers to,

  • 2. National Housing Bank (NHB), a wholly owned subsidiary of _______

  • 3. How many promoter banks are there is NPCI?

  • 4. Which of the following is an investment to reduce the risk of adverse price movements in an asset?

  • 5. Under _____ mortgage payments are transferred to the MBS investors on a pro rata basis.

  • 6. In ARM, “A” stands for _____

  • 7. CVV numbers is printed on the back of debit and credit cards, CVV stands for

  • 8. What is Ballon payment?

  • 9. In which kind of 'crossing of cheques', the payment can be made through bank account only?

  • 10. Which of the following International Financial Organisations has a feature of allotting Special Drawing Rights(SDRs)?

  • 11. Who is the current President of World Bank Group (WBG)?

  • 12. Which type of Non-Banking financial Company(NBFC) Receives deposits under any scheme or arrangement by government?

  • 13. Usha Thorat Committee is related to

  • 14. ‘Masala Bond’ term is coined by which organization/institution?

  • 15. What is the minimum paid-up equity capital for small finance banks?

  • 16. 'kfw' group released another instalment of its financial aid to India.'kfw' is an organisation/bank base in;

  • 17. In banking the term DTL refers to;

  • 18. In India, Micro finance development and Equity fund is maintained by-

  • 19. Which are the following rates are decided by the RBI is called "Policy Rate"?

  • 20. As per newspaper report,one of the major public sector banks sold out its RS> 500 Cr. loan to IIFCL. This type of buying and selling of loans in banking sector is popularly known as,

  • 1. Which High Court has ruled that all animals are legal persons entitled to legal rights like human beings?

  • 2. What do you call the programs that are used to find out possible faults and their causes?

  • 3. The ability to recover and read deleted or damaged files from a criminal’s computer is an example of a law enforcement speciality called _______

  • 4. Which of the following contains permanent data and gets updated during the processing of transactions?

  • 1. India will provide how much amount of financial assistance to Jordan in the form of vaccines and medicines for 2018?

  • 2. Name the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) provided to Sri Lankan Navy by the Indian Coast Guard.

  • 3. Which city is hosting the International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI)?

  • 4. The 70th edition of Army Day 2018 has celebrated on which date in India?

  • 5. Which Indian architect has been conferred France’s top cultural award “Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres”?

  • 6. NK Trikha, who passed away recently, was associated with which field?

  • 7. The Chutak Hydroelectric Plant is located in which state/UT?

  • 8. The 3rd edition of Raisina Dialogue 2018 will be held in which city?

  • 9. Doodhnath Singh, the well-known Hindi writer has passed away. He hailed from which state?

  • 10. Which state hosted the 12th International Film Festival on Art and Artist 2018?

  • 11. Who has been appointed the Chairman of the newly formed Finance Commission by Indian Olympic Association (IOA)?

  • 12. Which city hosted the 4th ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting on Agriculture and Forestry (AIMMAF)?

  • 13. The 13th joint military drill exercise “Iron Fist 2018” has started between United States and which country?

  • 14. Which state is hosting the 7th edition of the Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav (RSM)?

  • 15. Sarjubala Devi has clinched gold in which category at the 2018 National Women’s Boxing Championship?

  • 16. Which has been honoured with the Janakavi P Sawlaram award?

  • 17. Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of Kerala Maritime Board (KMB)?

  • 18. Which of the following has become the India’s first railway station to have sanitary napkin vending machine?

  • 19. What is the India’s rank at the latest World Economic Forum (WEF)’s Global Manufacturing Index (GMI)?

  • 20. Which research arm of Indian Railways has launched “New Online Vendor Registration System”?