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AMCAT Sample Paper

AMCAT Sample Paper

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All questions are Multiple-Choice Choice-Questions Questions with only one option as the correct answer. answer In the following question select the word which is OPPOSITE in the meaning of the given word. Q1. INDISCREET a. b. c. d. reliable honest prudent stupid

Q2. SOLICITUDE a. b. c. d. insouciance ingenuity propriety austerity

Q3. In the sentence there is a bold word or phrase phrase. One of the words or phrases given in the options conveys almost the same meaning as the bold word or phrase in the sentence. sentence Select that option which is nearest in meaning meaning. It is preposterous on your part to look for a job without first completing your education. education a. b. c. d. e. Wise Imperative Advisable Most admirable Very absurd

In the following questiones, fill in the blank space space. Q4. The success that he has gained, though striking enough, does not, however, commensurate . . . . the efforts made by him. a. b. c. d. About From With Beside

Read the sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. b. Conceal a. select the word or phrase that is similar in meaning to the given word. if any. b. Over Q5. (Ignore . Had completed his work Had been completing his work Was completing his work Had been completed his work Had got completed his work In the following questions. .e. a. e. it The error. Option 'D' is the answer answer. In case no improvement is needed. /(D) No error error. the answer is 'D'. Vinod took his meals after he . The letter of that part is the answer. d. Q6. . . In the question a part of the sentence is italicised italicised. d.if any) (A) The whole thing moves/ (B) around the concept of building a small dynamic/(C) organisation into a larger one. d. c. Nonchalance a. will be in one part of the sentence sentence. answer If there is no error. c. c.the errors of punctuation. Alternatives ives to the italicised part is given which may improve the sentence sentence. a. b. c. (A) (B) (C ) (D) Q9. She gave most of her time to music music. Neutrality Indifference All-knowing Ignorance Untimeliness Q7. Choose the correct alternative. Hide Seal Ceiling Horrifying Q8. e. . b. d.

ising. And almost everyone thinks about the problem here as one of managing change. the problem often goes unaddressed and an unhealthy arrogance . staffing. The given sentences when properly sequenced. 1. To some degree. But even more so. d. people were taught little about leadership leadership. many organisations today don't have much leadership. goes like this: success creates some degree of marked dominance which in turn produces uces much growth growth. Thousands of people came to him and asked different types of questions questions. the result mostly of market dominance. a. spent lent devoted No improvement Q10. Yet for historical r reasons. as we created thousands and thousands of large organisations for the first time in human history. Unfortunately for us today. He was so busy with th them that he did not get time to eat eat. No one cared to see that he had his food or rest that night. With a strong emphasis on management but not leadership. So attention turns inward and managerial competencies are nurtured nurtured. aligns people w with ith that vision. we needed hundreds of managers to run their ever-growing enterprises. Leadership is a set of processes that creates organisations in the first place or adapts them to significantly changing circumstances. lead Ironically. But. After a while keeping the ever-larger ever organisation under control becomes the primary challenge challenge. b. management was emphasised because it's easier to teach than leadership leadership. For every e entrepreneur or business builder who was a leader. form a coherent paragraph. The syndrome. easons. controlling. istory. The most important aspects of management include planning. and problem problem-solving. b. and inspires them to make it happen despite the obstacles obstacles. c. paragraph Each sentence is labelled with a number number. change For most of this country. as I have observed it on many occasions. This distinction is absolutely crucial for our purposes here: Successful transformation is 70 to 90 per cent leadership and only 10 to 30 percent management. bureaucracy and an inward focus takeover takeover.a. 2341 3214 4213 4231 Answer the question based on the given passage Management is a set of processes that can keep a complicated system of people and technology running smoothly. past success is usually the key ingredient in producing this outcome outcome. circumstances Leadership defines what the future should look like. 2. 3. c. But with continued success. d. 4. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the four given choices to construct a coherent paragraph paragraph. job And they did. management was the main item on the twentieth-century century agenda because that's what was needed needed. budgeting. we didn't have enough good managers to keep all those bureaucracies functioning. this emphasis on management has often been institutionalised in corporate cultures that discourage em employees ployees from learning how to lead. So many companies and universities developed management programs and hundreds and thousands of people were encouraged to learn management on the job. organising. Swami Vivekanand once stayed in a small village village.

It refers to creating a vision to help direct the change effectively effectively. c. c. All of these characteristics then make any transformation effort much more difficult. Bureaucratic cultures can smother those who want to respond to shifting conditions conditions. b. c. d. What is the historical reason for many organisations not having leadership? a. c. d. they are not made Leaders lack managerial skills and organisations need managers Leaders are weak in carrying out tradit traditional functions of management Leaders allow too much complacency in organisations Q14. d. Which of the following characteristics help organisations in their transformation efforts? a. d. c. Arrogant managers can over over-evaluate evaluate their current performance and competitive position. Emphasis on leadership but not management A strong and dogmatic culture Bureaucratic and inward looking approach Failing to acknowledge the value of customers and shareholders Q15. It is the system of aligning people with the direction it has taken taken. b. It is the process of adapting organisations to changing circumstances circumstances. b. d. Q11. (A) Companies and universities wanted to generate funds through these programmes (B) The large number of organisations were created as they needed managers in good number (C) Organisations did not want to spend their scarce resources in training managers (D) Organisations wanted to create communication network through trained managers Q12. Creating better performance through customer orie orientation. listen poorly and learn slowly slowly. Q13. b. Suppress Encourage Instigate Criticise . How has the author defined management? a. Why did companies ompanies and universities develop programmes to prepare managers in such a large number? a. Inwardly focused employees can have difficulty seeing the he very forces that present threats and opportunities opportunities.begins to evolve. And the lack of leadership leaves no force inside these organisations to break out of the morass morass. A view that leaders are born. b. Which of the following is similar in meaning of the word 'smother' as used in the passage? a.

000 m? a. 6 18 12 All of these Q4. Find the time taken by B to run 5. d. 16 One of the numbers will be a. whose cross-sectional sectional circumferences are in the ratio 2:3. Pipe A takes 16 min to fill a tank tank. a. But if A gives B a 30 s start. how long will it take for B and C to fill the second tank? (Assume the rate at which water flows through a unit cross-sectional cross area is same for all the three pipes. c. If x% of a is the same as y% of b. answer Q1. c. then z% of b is : a. Three consecutive whole numbers are such that the square of the middle number is greater than the product of the other two by 1 1. If A has a cross-sectional sectional circumference that is one one-third third of C. d. Pipes B and C. 66/13 40/13 16/13 32/13 Q3. (yz/x)% of a . 150 s 450 s 750 s 825 s Q2. b.QUANTITATIVE ABILITY: Sample Questions All questions are Multiple-Choice Choice-Questions Questions with only one option as the correct answer. b. ) a. b. d. fill another tank twice as big as the f first. A wins by 19 s s. (xy/z)% of a b. c. d. B wins by 40 m. Find the middle number. 4 16 18 12 Q5. In a kilometre race. The arithmetic mean of 2 numbers is 34 and their geometric mean is 16. . c. b. if A gives B a 40 m start.

c. Which pair of rational numbers lie between 1/5 and 2/5 a.c. b. b. c. Increase linearly Decrease linearly Increase exponentially Decrease exponentially . b. c. 5 = ? a. (xz/y)% of a d. 552/1000 121/1000. 05 / 0. 010 50. b. d. 275/1000 362/1000. 562/1000 451/1000. 40 20 80 none of these Q8. The letters of the he word WOMAN are written in all possible orders and these words are written out as in a dictionary . b. 5. how will a-x behave (a>1) ? a. What least number must be subtracted from 9400 to get a number exactly divisible divisib by 65? a. d. d. c. 5 3 None of these Q11. d. 2 2. c. 5 = 5010 then 25 25. 0 None of these Q9. c. If 2505 / 0.then the rank of the word 'WOMAN' is a. None of these Q6. 10 501. 262/1000. d. d. If x increases linearly.131/1000 Q10. b. What is the value of the following expression: 2 log10 5 + log10 4 ? a. 117 120 118 119 Q7.

b. 1/12 1/5 1/9 None of these . c. What is the probability of getting the sum 5 in two throws of the dice? a.Q12. d.

DQSF FSHU SHFU DSQF Q5. b. d. Ice Condense Solid Crystal Q2. b. Melt:Liquid::Freeze: ? a. . c. Bird Kite Crow Pigeon Sparrow Q4. a. Find the missing number . b. The question shows a pair of words in which the first is related to the second in some way. Present Future Today Despair Hopeless Q3. c. Find the missing pattern BOQD : ERTG :: ANPC : ? a. . b. answer Q1. . d. d. Find the correct alternative to complete the analogy analogy.LOGICAL ABILITY: Sample Questions All questions are Multiple-Choice Choice-Questions Questions with only one option as the correct answer. c. Fill in the blankGuilt is to Past as Hope is to . From the given choices select the odd man out: a. c. It is followed by a single word which bears a similar relation to one of the given alternatives. e. d. . e. .

If HARD is coded as 1357 and SOFT is coded as 2468. d. 13. . b. Only conclusion II follows. . DFHEG TWXUV OQSPR JLNKM Q7. 44 45 46 47 Q9. c. From the given choices select the odd man out a. c. . 33. The question contains some statements followed by some conclusions. . Decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements. disregarding commonly known facts. 65 63 62 64 Q6. b. Only conclusion I follows. a.5 : 24 :: 8 : ? a. . c. what will 21448 stand for? a. c. . d. 6. SHAFT SHORT SHOOT SHART Q8. b. a. Find the next number in the series 1. II) All grapes are tomatoes. b. II) Some Tomatoes are grapes. . 22. d. Neither I nor II follows Both I and II follow. d. b. c. d. Statements: I) All tomatoes are red. Conclusions: I) All grapes are red.

No. Avinash alone wears gree green. Neither I nor II is strong. back Which direction was he facing at the time? a.in . d. Trappers are making a lot of money money. a. Both I and II are strong . Ramu was facing East. Either I or II is strong. e. What is Sahil's colour. then what relation has the old woman to me ? a. II.e. Only argument I is strong. Yes. b. d. a. c. Raman is not wearing purple and Aman is not wearing black black. if all four of them are wearing different colours. d.law Q10. East North South West North-East Q11. Sister Mother Grandmother Mother . You have to decide which of the arguments is a strong argument and which is a weak argument. After this he turned back. Only argument II is strong. Green Black Purple Can't Say Q12. d. bans on hunting and trapping are not effective effective. The question is followed by two arguments numbered I and II II. Old woman's son is my daughter's uncle. b. c. He walked 4 km forward and then after turning to his right walked 6 km. Either I or II follows Q9. Again he turned to his right and walked 7 km km. b. e. b. argument Statement : Should a total ban be put on trapping wild animals? Arguments : I. c. c. Raman and Sahil wear different colours.

Neither assumption I nor II is implicit Q14. up. Conclusions : I. option Statement : No country is absolutely self . Courses of Action : I. d. Either I or II follows . It is imposible to grow and produce all that a country needs needs. em. India should take financial help from other international financial institutions to develop such ports in other places. Study the statement(s) and the conclusions and select the correct option. II. In the question a statement is followed by some courses of action . c. Only I follows b. condition Assumptions : I. Statement: 'The World Bank has approved a $ 300 million loan to finance a project to construct coal ports by Madras Port Trusts. The question contains a statement followed by two Assumptions I and II. keep your complexion in glowing condition.Q13. etc etc. II. India should not seek any help from the international fina financial institutions. Only Conclusion I follows Only Conclusion II follows Both the conclusion I and II follow Either conclusion I or II follows ws Neither conclusion I nor II follows Q15. a. a. Complexion becomes dull in the absence of circulation circulation. Only assumption I is implicit Only assumption II is implicit Both assumption I and II are implicit implicit.dependent these days days. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true and then decide which of the given suggested course(s) of action logically follows for pursuing. Countrymen in general have become lazy lazy. a. Only II follows c. or further action in regard to the problem. c. d. II Find out which assumption(s) is implicit implicit. People like glowing complexion complexion. policy. b. II. b. A course of action is a step or administrative decisions to be taken for improvement. follow follow-up. Statements: Vitamin E tablets improve circulation. e.

0 to 255 -128 to 127 -255 to 254 0 to 509 Q2. 54. numbers She writes the following program: integer x = 0 // statement 1 integer sum um = 0 // statement 2 while ( x < 10 ) // statement 3 { sum = x*x*x // statement 4 x = x + 1 // statement 5 } print sum // statement 6 Is her program correct? If not. b. Both I and II follow. No error. answer Q1. What will be the output of the following code statements? integer x = 34. COMPUTER PROGRAMMING PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATIONS: Sample Questions All questions are Multiple-Choice Choice-Questions Questions with only one option as the correct answer. which statement will you modify to correct it? a. b. 0 1 -1 10 Q3. Statement 4 . d.d. c. d. c. the program is correct correct. A 8-bit bit signed integer has the following range: a. z = -5 print ( y > 50 AND z > 10 or x > 30 ) a. b. Neither I nor II follows e. Pankaj makes a program to print the product of cubes of the first 10 whole numbers. y = 20. Statement 1 c.

z = 20. n Which programming technique will I use to solve such a problem? a. d. The problem has a property that given the solution for (n (n-1). c. Data and function in which area of a class are directly accessible outside the class? a.w print x * y / (z . b. d. c. Here is an infix notation: ((A+B)*C ((A+B)*C-(D-E))^(F+G) E))^(F+G) Choose the correct postfix notation of the above from the given options options.w) a. b. d. d. c. c. a.d. b. Given: integer x = 40. statement 6 Q4. y = 35. b. I have a problem to solve which takes as input a number n n. AB+CD*E--FG+^ AB+C*DE--FG+^ AB+C*DE-FG-+^ A+BC*DE-FG-+^ Q8. d. Iteration Decision-making Object Oriented Programming Recursion Q5. then what is the size of the Tree? a. b. c. w = 10 Comment about the output of the following two statements: print x * y / z . 2 4 6 8 . If the depth of a tree is 3 levels. Differ by 80 Same Differ by 50 Differ by 160 Q6. Public Private Protected None of these Q7. 1). I can easily solve the problem for n.

d. d. b. One of the following options is a form of access used to add and remove nodes from a queue. c. LIFO FIFO Both LIFO and FIFO None of these Q10. b. What is the time complexity of adding three ma matrices trices of size NXN cell-by-cell? cell a. O(N) O(N^2) O(N^3) None of these .Q9. c. a.

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