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1. Consider the set S = {2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7……, 2n+1)}, where n is a positive integer larger than 2007. Define
X as the average of the odd integers in S and Y as the average of the even integers n S. What is the
value of X-Y?
(a) 0

1

(c) 2 𝑛

(b) 1

(d) 𝑛

+1
2𝑛

(e) 2008

2. Ten years ago, the ages of the members of a family of eight people added up to 231 years. Three years
later, one member died at the age of 60 years and a child was born during the same year. After another
3 years, one more member died, again at 60, and a child was born during the same year. The current
age of this 8 member joint family is approximately:
(a) 21 years

(b) 22 years

(c) 23

(d) 24

(e) 25

3. If x=-0.5, then which of the following has the smallest value:
(a) 2𝑥

1

(b) 2𝑥

1

(c) 𝑥

1

(d) 𝑥 2

(e)

1
√−𝑥

1

4. If, 𝑓(𝑥) = 𝑥 𝑥 , then for what value in 2 ≤ 𝑥 ≤ 6, 𝑥 𝜖 𝑍 does the function attains its maximum value?
(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 5

(e) 6

A punching machine is used to punch a circular hole of diameter two units from
a square sheet of aluminimum of width 2 units, as shown below. The hole is
punched such that the circular hole touches one corner P of the square sheet
and the diameter of the hole originating at P is in line with a diagonal of the
square.
5. The proportion of the sheet area that remains after punching is:
(a) 𝜋

+2
8

(b)

6−𝜋
8

(c)

4−𝜋
4

(d) 𝜋

−2
4

(e)

14−3𝜋
6

6. Find the area of the part of the circle (round punch) falling outside the square sheet 𝜋

(a) 4

(b) 𝜋

−1
2

(c) 𝜋

−1
4

(d) 𝜋

−2
2

(e)

(𝜋−2)
4

7. Two circles are drawn inside a third circle, such that they touch each other externally
and the large circle internally, such that the points of contact with the outer circle

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the order of the digital root is defined as the number of times the process of adding the digits of a number is carried out to reach the final single digit number For example. Out of 15 points that lie on a plane. Given that 𝑚 = 1! + 2! + 3! + 4! + 5! … + 100!. find the last two digits of ‘𝑚′ (a) 1 (b) 9 (c) 13 (d) 19 13. Then which of the following is true? (a) 𝑝 + 𝑞 = 𝑟 + 𝑠 (b) 𝑝𝑟 = 𝑞𝑠 (c) 𝑝 + 𝑟 = 𝑞 + 𝑠 𝑝 𝑟 (d) 𝑞 = 𝑠 8. A two digit number is reversed and twice the resultant number is subtracted from the original number. find the remainder when m is divided by 168 (a) 33 (b) 129 (c) 153 (d) 67 The digital root of a number is the number obtained by adding all the digits. and then continuing the process till a single digit number is obtained. then what can be said about the value of m? (a) 𝑚 < 62 (b) 62 ≤ 𝑚 < 63 (c) 63 ≤ 𝑚 < 64 (d) 𝑚 ≥ 64 10. Given that 𝑚 = 1! + 2! + 3! + 4! + 5! … + 100!. find the number of triangles that can be formed using these points. If the result obtained is 13. then adding the digits if the number thus obtained. what can be said about the original number? (a) It is a perfect number (b) It is a prime number (c) It is an even number (d) none of the above 11. 14. If 𝑚 = 632010 −622010 . 3 points lie on a line and 4 points lie on a line parallel to it. Find the value of log 2√2 + log 3√3 + log 4√4 + ⋯ + log 𝑛√𝑛 (a) 1. q. How many three-digit-numbers have a digital root equal to 6? 2|Page . (a) 450 (b) 354 (c) 455 (d) 420 (e) None of these 12. r and s as shown in the figure.5 log 𝑛! (b) 𝑛 log ((𝑛 + 1)!) 3𝑛 (c) log ( 2 !) 1 3 (d) 2 log((𝑛 + 1)!) 632011 −622011 9. 129 has a digital root equal to 3 and the order is 2. If no other 3 points are collinear.EDUMENTOR STUDY GROUP is thus divided into 4 parts with areas p. Also.

When you reverse the digits of the number 13. Ranbir starts two hours after Salman. How many other twodigit numbers increase by 18 when their digits are reversed? (a) 5 (b) 6 (c) 7 (d) 8 (e) 10 18. The Graph of 𝑦 − 𝑥 against 𝑦 + 𝑥 is as shown below. How many three-digit-numbers have a digital root equal to ‘9’ with the order 1? (a) 21 (b) 45 (c) 90 (d) 100 16. Every person is to be assigned one task. task 2 cannot be assigned to either person 2 or to person 3 or to person 4. Katrina start from the same place and travel in the same direction at speeds of 30.5 (c) 4 (d) 4. If Ranbir and Katrina overtake Salman at the same time instant. Ranbir. how many hours after Salman did Katrina start? (a) 3 (b) 3. (all graphs are drawn to scale. the number increases by 18. There are 6 tasks and 6 persons.EDUMENTOR STUDY GROUP (a) 21 (b) 45 (c) 90 (d) 100 15.5 (e) 5 19. Salman. Task 1 cannot be assigned either to person 1 or to person 2. In how many ways can the assignment be done? (a) 144 (b) 180 (c) 192 (d) 360 (e) 716 17. using the same scale on each axis) Which of the following shows the graph of y against x? 3|Page . 40 and 60 km per hour respectively.

in the swimming pool? Assume that the pool is filled up to the brim.8 minutes but < 5 minutes (4) ≥ 5 minutes but < 5. 5 mm in radius. The number of students in the in most populated category was equal to the sum of the number of students with lowest score and twice the number of students with the highest score. What is the volume of water (in cubic meters). The perpendicular distance between the point and the base (the top) is 15 cm.5 minutes but < 4. how much time would elapse before water stops coming out of the pipe? (1) < 4. 8 and 20. The mode of the distribution was 8. For every 2. A rectangular swimming pool is 48 m long and 20 m wide. What is the probability of both marbles being blue? 1 (a) 16 2 (b) 16 3 (c) 16 4 (d) 16 (e) None of the above 22. the probability of both being red is 5/16. A cylindrical pipe. A marble is randomly drawn from the first bag followed by another randomly drawn from the second bag.5 minutes (2) ≥ 4. Diameter of the base of a water – filled inverted right circular cone is 26 cm. The distance from the edge of the base to the point is 17 cm.6 m that one walks up the inclined base of the swimming pool. A teacher noticed a strange distribution of marks in the exam.EDUMENTOR STUDY GROUP 20. 4|Page . one gains an elevation of 1 m.8 minutes (3) ≥ 4. There were only three distinct scores: 6. Aditya has a total of 18 red and blue marbles in two bags (each bag has marbles of both colors). If water flows at the rate of 10 meters per minute through the pipe. The total number of students in the class was: (a) 50 (b) 51 (c) 53 (d) 56 (e) 57 23. The shallow edge of the pool is 1 m deep. along the surface.2 minutes 21.2 minutes (5) ≥ 5. The sum of the scores of all the students was 504. is attached to the surface of the cone at a point.

24. C and E Europe. C and E Europe. Western Europe. Middle East 5|Page . North America. These are World Bank (WB) estimates. South America. Middle East (c) Scandinavia. Africa. Western Europe. Asia Pacific (b) Scandinavia. Which of the following could be the correct ascending order of democratic regions for poor? (a) North America. Middle East. Asia Pacific. Note: Left side of X axis represents countries that are “poor” and right side of X axis represents countries that are “rich”. GDP is based on purchasing power parity (PPP). for each region.EDUMENTOR STUDY GROUP (a) 528 (b) 960 (c) 6790 (d) 10560 (e) 12960 Answer the questions based on the trends lines from the following graphs.

Scandinavia (e) Africa. South America. The maximum GDP of African region is higher than the maximum GDP of South American region by factor of: (a) 10 (b) 100 (c) 2 (d) 4 (e) None of these 6|Page . of democratic participation.EDUMENTOR STUDY GROUP (d) C and E Europe. Scandinavia 25. Western Europe. Western Europe. North America. between rich and poor? (a) North America (b) C and E Europe (c) Africa (d) South America (e) Western Europe 26. Which region has the highest disparity. South America. Africa.