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Prelims Paper GS and Engineering Aptitude (ESE - 2017)

SET - A
1. Which of the following methods are considered 2. It can be imposed differently in different
as most favourable to production organizations States

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liable for Taxation? 3. It is a Comprehensiv e Tax imposed
1. Straight line method of depreciation nationwide irrespectiv e of any State
concerned
2. Declining balance method of depreciation

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4. It is a significant step in the reform of Indirect
3. Sum of the years digits method of
Taxation in India
depreciation
4. Sinking fund method of depreciation Which of the above statements are correct?

Select the correct answer using the codes given (a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1, 2 and 4
below: (e) 2, 3 and 4 (d) 1, 3 and 4
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(a) 1 and 2 (b) 2 and 3 4. Consider the following statements:
(c) 3 and 4 (d) 4 and 1
Vision of Digital India launched by Government
2. Consider the following statements regarding of India is centred on
Repo rate:
1. Digital infrastructure as a utility only to senior
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1. It is the rate at which RBI lends money to citizens


Commercial Banks generally against 2. Governance and services on demand
Government Securities
3. Digital Empowerment of every citizen
2. It is the rate at which RBI borrows money
from Commercial Banks generally against Which of the above statements are correct?
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Government Securities (a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 only


3. It is the rate at which Commercial Banks (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 and 3 only
keep Deposits with RBI
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5. The words Satyameva Jayate inscribed below


Which of the above statements is/are correct? the base plate of the Emblem of India have
(a) 1 only (b) 2 only been taken from which one of the following?
(c) 3 only (d) 1,2 and 3 (a) Mundaka Upanishad
3. Consider the following statements regarding (b) The Rig Veda
GST : (c) The Bhagavad Gita
(d) Vaalmiikis Ramaayana
1. The GST Bill 2014 has the purpose to
improve the Value Added Tax on Goods and
Services

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6. Which one of the following Committees was (d) Length of the perpendicular from a corner
set up by the Government of India in September of the development sector to the opposite
2014 to restructure the Railways and to suggest edge
ways for resource mobilization ?
11. Three hundred Passengers are travelling in
(a) Bibek Debroy Committee white, silver and black cars; each of these cars

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(b) C. Rangarajan Committee is carrying 6, 5 and 3 passengers, respectively.
(c) Parthasarthi Shome Committee If the number of white and silver cars is equal
and there is only one black car what is the
(d) Sundar Committee
total number of cars?

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7. The Rotterdam Convention deals with :
(a) 52 (b) 53
(a) Reducing nuclear weapon stockpiles (c) 54 (d) 55
(b) Limiting the use of toxic chemicals
12. The locus traced by a point moving along a
(c) Protecting the oceans
pendulum from one end to another, when the
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(d) Banning of human clone experiment pendulum oscillates, is :
8. A pentagonal prism is lying on HP on one of its (a) A spiral (b) An involute
rectangular faces. When it is cut by a section
(c) A cycloid (d) A helix
plane, the largest possible section thereof has
13. The present ages of 3 brothers are in the
(a) Five edges (b) Six edges proportion 3:4:5. After 10 years the sum of their
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(c) Seven edges (d) Eight edges ages will be 78. What are their ages now ?
9. Consider the following tertiary treatment (a) 12, 16 and 20 (b) 15, 20 and 25
methods for treatment of waste water :
(c) 21, 28 and 35 (d) 24, 32 and 40
1. Ion-exchange method 14. A total of 324 notes comprising of Rs.20 and
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2. Reverse osmosis Rs. 50 denominations make a sum of Rs.


3. Chemical oxidation method 12,450. The number of Rs. 20 notes is :
4. Activated sludge process
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(a) 200 (b) 144


Which of the above methods are correct? (c) 125 (d) 110
(a) 1, 2 and 4 (b) 1, 3 and 4 15. Consider the following factors in making ethical
(c) 2, 3 and 4 (d) 1, 2 and 3 judgement :

10. If a thread is wound around a cone starting 1. The motive from which the action springs
from a point on the base, and brought back to 2. The nature of the act itself, including the
the same point, then the shortest possible means adopted
length of the thread is equal to the :
3. The resulting consequences
(a) Diameter of the base of the cone
(b) Slant height of the cone Which of the above factors are correct?
(c) Largest chord of the development sector (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
(c) 1, 2 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 only

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16. If a line is inclined to Vertical Plane and parallel (b) Good behaviour, good manners, good
to Horizontal Plane, then which of the following relationships, good environment
statements is always correct ? (c) Attention, calmness, concentration, self-
(a) True Length = Plane Length confidence, self-esteem
(b) True Length = elevation Length (d) Code of conduct, responsibility, efficiency,
perseverance, punctuality
(c) True Length < Plane Length
(d) Vertical Trace of the line is above the XY 21. Rajive spends 40% of his salary on food, 20%

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plane on house rent, 10% on entertainment and 10%
on conveyance. If his savings at the month
17. If the radius of a generating circle which is end are Rs. 2,000, then his monthly salary is
moving inside the directing circle is half of the
radius of the directing circle, the curve
generated by a point on the circumference of
the generating circle is :
(a) A circle
(c) A straight line
(b) An ellipse
(d) A spiral
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(a) 6,000
(c) 10,000
(b) 8,000
(d) 12,000
A group of workers estimate to finish a work in
10 days, but 5 workers could not join the work.
If the rest of them finished the work in 12 days,
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the number of members present in the team
18. If the development of the lateral surface of a originally is
cone is a semicircle, then :
(a) 50 (b) 45
(a) The slant height of the cone < diameter of
(c) 35 (d) 30
the base of the cone
(b) The slant height of the cone > diameter of 23. The solution of the system of equations x + y
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the base of the cone + z = 4, x y + z = 0, 2x + y + z = 5 is


(c) The slant height of the cone = diameter of (a) x = 2, y = 2, z = 0
the base of the cone (b) x = 1, y = 4, z = 1
(d) The slant height of the cone = radius of the (c) x = 2, y = 4, z = 3
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base of the cone


(d) x = 1, y = 2, z = 1
19. Five men can paint a building in 20 days, 8
24. A cone is resting with its base on HP. A section
Women can paint the same building in 25 days
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plane parallel to VP cuts the cone. The section


and 10 Boys can paint it in 30 days. If a team
plane is some distance away from the centre
has 2 men, 6 Women and 5 Boys, how long
and does not pass through the apex. The true
will it take to paint the building?
shape of the section is
(a) 12 days (b) 13 days
(a) Hyperbola
(c) 14 days (d) 15 days
(b) Rectangular Hyperbola
20. The Ethical skills are : (c) Parabola
(a) Care of possessions, modesty, posture, self- (d) Rectangular Parabola
reliance, tidy appearance

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25. The minimum value of the function
2 2 x
Given x y , then the function
3 x 2 y2
f (x) x x occurs at
3 is
(a) x = 1 (b) x = 1
y x

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1 (a) 2xy C (b) 2xy C
x2 y2 x y2
2
(c) x = 0 (d) x =
3
x y

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26. The complete integral of (c) 2xy 2
2
C (d) 2xy C
x y x y2
2

(z px qy)3 = pq + 2(p2 + q)2 is


30. The residue of
2
(a) z = ax + by + 3 pq 2 p2 q
z3
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f(z) = 4 at z = 3 is
2 (z 1) (z 2)(z 3)
(b) z = ax + by + 3 ab 2 a2 b

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(c) z = ax + by + 3 ab 3 2 a2 b 2 (a) 8 (b)
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(d) z = ax + by + c
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27. For the function (c) 0 (d)
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31. The value of the integral


2, x 0
f (x) =
2,0 x 2 3
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0 . 2
d is
9 sin
The value of an in the Fourier series expansion
of f(x) is 2
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(a) (b) 2 10
(a) 2 (b) 4 10
(c) 0 (d) 2 (c) 10 (d) 2
28. The solution of the following partial differential
32. Consider the following statements :
2 2
u u i. The failure of many structures
equation 2
9 2 is
x y ii. Accidents on major highways
iii. Discharge of effluents which pollute rivers
(a) sin (3x y) (b) 3x2 + y2
iv. Dangerous gas emissions
(c) sin (3x 3y) (d) (3y2 x2)
These are attributable to :
29. If W = i represents the complex potential 1. Improper design
for an electric field. 2. Not adhering to proper maintenance
practices

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3. Lack of proper inspection and quality control building
during construction 4. Adequate and well-stiffened lateral bracing
4. Corruption amongst several concerned shall be provided for walls
individuals Which of the above statements are correct?
5. Lack of public concern (a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 1 and 4 only
Select the most appropriate answer using the (c) 2, 3 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
codes given below : 36. A clutch has to transmit 200 Nm of torque.

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(a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 1, 2 and 4 only Assuming uniform pressure theory and the ratio
(c) 3, 4 and 5 only (d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 of outer to inner radii is 2.5, what are the radii for
a uniform pressure of 2 MPa with the coefficient

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33. Consider the following statements regarding of friction of the liner material being 0.4?
Golden Ratio for positive integers
(a) 35 mm and 50 mm
1. It is the ratio of difference of two numbers (b) 20 mm and 50 mm
and the smaller number
(c) 35 mm and 80 mm
2. It is the ratio of sum of two numbers and
(d) 20 mm and 80 mm
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the smaller number
3. It is the ratio of the sum of two numbers 37. Consider the goals of the safety policy of a
and the larger number company, at once designating also the
Which of the above statements is/are correct? responsi bilit ies and authority f or their
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 3 only achievement :
(c) 2 only (d) 1 only 1. Safety of employees and the public at large
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34. For whi ch of the f oll owing sectors do 2. Efforts to be made to involve all managers,
comprehensive safety and health statutes, for superv isors and employees in the
regulating Occupational Safety and health development and implementation of safety
(OSH) at work places, exist at present in India? procedures
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3. Clearing of all caveats that may tell on


(a) Mining, Factories, Ports and Agriculture
keeping the morale of the employees high
(b) Factories, Mining, Agriculture and
Which of the above statements are correct?
Construction
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(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 2 and 3 only


(c) Mining, Factories, ports and Construction
(c) 1 and 2 only (d) 1 and 3 only
(d) Factories Ports, Agriculture and Construction
38. Which one of the following statements is correct
35. Consider the following statements regarding
in the development of lateral surfaces of solids?
safety during demolition of a multistory building:
(a) The development of a right cone is a triangle
1. Demolition need not proceed storey by
storey (b) Triangulation is the recommended method
in the development of a prism
2. Floor openings, not used for material chutes,
should be enclosed with adequate guard (c) The development of the lateral surface of a
rails. right circular cylinder is a rectangle
3. Before demolition starts all lath and loose (d) The elements of an elliptical cone are equal
plaster shall be stripped off throughout the in length

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39. A 15 kW motor drives a bar of boring machine 43. Factors which govern the operating cost of an
of 30 mm diameter, twisting it through 0.01 equipment are:
radian, if the shear stress induced is 48 MPa
1. Purchase price of the equipment
and compressive stress is 57 MPa, the length
of the bar whose G = 0.80 105 MPa is 2. Depreciation due to regular use
3. Cost of operation, maintenance and repairs

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(a) 400 mm (b) 350 mm
Which of the above statements are correct?
(c) 300 mm (d) 250 mm
(a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
40. Consider the following statements regarding V- (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3

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belt drive:
44. Consi der the f ollowing statements with
1. The groove angle of the sleeve is less than reference to maintenance and service of the
the belt section angle product after delivery to the customer.
2. The efficiency of a V-belt drive is higher
1. Reliability analysis uses statistics of failures
than that of a flat belt drive
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to estimate, understand and improve the
3. The groove angle is so made that the belt performance of the equipment and its
gets wedged in the groove maintenance
Which of the above statements are correct? 2. Reliability analysis records supports or
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 only guides the maintenance engineer in
(c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 and 3 only improving the performance of the product
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under service
41. The purpose of a boring operation in relation
to a drilling operation is to Which of the above statements is/are correct?
(a) 1 only (b) 2 only
(a) Drill a hole
(c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2
(b) Finish the drilled hole
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(c) Correct the drilled hole 45. The most fundamental attribute of TQM is
(d) Enlarge the drilled hole (a) Drawing control charts
(b) Having regular purposeful meetings
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42. Which of the following types of power have to


be pre-justified; and, when the need and (c) Meeting ISO 9000 audit requirements
occasion arise, must very soon be post- (d) Direct involvement of top management
justified?
46. Internal audits are used to verify whether:
1. Reward power
1. Products conform to technical specifications
2. Coercive power
2. Quality management systems are effectively
3. Legitimate power implemented
4. Expert power Which of the above statements is/are correct?
5. Referent power (a) 1 only (b) 2 only
Which of the above statements are correct? (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1, 2 and 5
(c) 2, 3 and 4 (d) 3, 4 and 5

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47. Which industrial waste is commonly used in (c) 3 and 4 (d) 1 and 4
construction industry?
53. Consider the following statements regarding
(a) Flyash (b) Slag activated sludge process:
(c) Sludge (d) Red oxide 1. Industries prefer activated sludge process
48. If a square pyramid is freely suspended from as it requires less space, does not produce
one of the corners of its base, then the obnoxious odours and requires less time
imaginary line joining that corner with the centre for waste water treatment compared to

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of gravity of the pyramid will be trickling filter
2. It requires skilled supervision
(a) Inclined at 60 with the vertical
3. Biological treatment is enhanced because

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(b) Inclined at 45 with the vertical
shock loadings are eliminated
(c) Inclined at 30 with the vertical
Which of the above statements are correct?
(d) Vertical
(a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
49. The maximum percentage defects that a (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3
consumer may find definitely acceptable is
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called 54. Consider the following statements regarding
ozone:
(a) AOQL (b) LTPD
(c) AQL (d) AOQ 1. It is continuously being produced and
destroyed
50. In which one of the following types of industrial
2. It helps to sustain life on earth
activities does the problem of loading and
scheduling become more difficult? 3. It is formed in the atmosphere through
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photochemical reaction
(a) Single product continuous
Which of the above statements are correct?
(b) Multi-product continuous (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
(c) Batch production
(c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3
(d) Continuous process production
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55. Consider the following statements regarding


51. Ethical issues that can affect an Engineers solar energy:
professional and personal life are termed as
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1. To encourage the adoption of solar energy


(a) Macro-ethics (b) Micro-ethics production, many State Governments and
(c) Morals (d) Rights the Centre have announced plans by way
52. The LEED and GRIHA: of buy back as well as subsidies for
installation
1. Are green building rating systems 2. Land acquisition of several hectares is a
2. Issue energy compliance certificate bottleneck in implementing this programme
3. Refer to Global standards 3. Considerable R & D effort is needed to bring
4. Are Indian standards under finalization down the cost of P-V cells
Select the correct answer using the codes given Which of the above statements are correct?
below (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
(c) 1, 2 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 only
(a) 1 and 2 (b) 2 and 3

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56. If the efficiencies of the boiler, turbine and 60. Consider the following statements regarding
generator are 85%, 45% and 95% respectively, internet of things (IoT)
then the efficiency of the power plant is
1. IoT extends the communication via internet
(a) 75% (b) 45% to all the things that surround us
(c) 36.3% (d) 28.7% 2. IoT is M2M communication

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57. Which of the following statements is correct? 3. IoT uses only wireless technology
4. The major objectives for IoT are the creation
(a) The end product of fossil fuels is in the form of smart environments/spaces and self-

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of electrical energy aware things
(b) Watershed protection increases the rate of
surface run-off of water Which of the above statements are correct?
(c) If timber is over-harvested, the ecological (a) 1 and 3 (b) 2 and 3
functions of the forest are improved (c) 1 and 4 (d) 2 and 4
(d) Rivers change their course during floods and
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61. Consider the following statements regarding
lots of fertile soils are lost to the sea
SMOG:
58. Consider the following statements concerning
1. SMOG was coined during the 1950s to
environmental pollution:
describe a mixture of smoke and fog
1. Nuclear explosions cause radioactive experienced in London
radiation 2. The principal pollutants in London SMOG
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2. Earthquakes do not cause Tsunamis are particulates and sulphur compounds


3. Acid rain is not a major environmental issue 3. The London SMOG occurs generally early
4. Air pollution has some impact on in the morning on cold wet winter days
meteorology Which of the above statements are correct?
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Which of the above statements are correct?


(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 only
(a) 1 and 2 (b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 and 3 only
(c) 3 and 4 (d) 1 and 4
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62. Besides species diversity and ecosystem


59. The reasons for low rate of plastic recycling
diversity, which of the following is included in
are:
the term bio-diversity?
1. Scrap plastic has little value because virgin
(a) Genetic diversity (b) Climatic diversity
material is rather cheap
(c) Cultural diversity (d) Lingual diversity
2. Low density of plastic leads to high shipping
and handling cost 63. Consider the following statements regarding
3. Recycling leads to a very severe public Holostore:
health hazard 1. It is a device that reads and writes data in
Which of the above reasons are correct? an optical form
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 only 2. It is a computer storage device
(c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 and 3 only 3. It refers to Institutions where holography is
taught

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Which of the above statements are correct? (d) Strategy of choosing a solution on the basis
of precedents
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 2 only (d) 2 and 3 only 68. With reference to problem solving, fixation
refers to
64. Qualities expected of the manager of a new
project are: (a) Focused approach to problem solving
(b) Planned approach to problem solving
1. Confidence of owner entrepreneur
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2. Leadership quality and authority
perspective
3. Quick decision making
(d) Inability to comprehend the goals to be
4. Awareness of jobs completed so far,
achieved
bottlenecks being f aced and f unds
availability
Which of the above statements are correct?
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only
(c) 2, 3 and 4 only
(b) 1, 3 and 4 only
(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
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involving a cross-functional team for design,
production, testing and operational work
(a) During the project execution
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(b) Long before the project execution
65. The Economic life of a building is considered (c) Towards the end of the project execution
to be at an end (d) After completion of the project execution
1. When the net income from the building fails 70. Consider the following statements regarding
to justify its existence project management:
2. When the building facilities become obsolete
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1. It is the process of attaining project


3. When the capitalization rate becomes high objectives in a stipulated time to produce
Which of the above statements are correct? quantified and qualified deliverables.
2. It is the art of bringing together the
(a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only
responsibilities, resources and people
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(c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


necessary to accomplish the business goals
66. In a company assembly line, assembling gear and objectives within the specified time
boxes, five workers are assigned tasks who limitations and within the financial grant.
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take 10, 8, 6, 9 and 10 minutes respectively.


Which of the above statements is/are correct?
The balance delay for this assembly line is:
(a) 13.3% (b) 14.0% (a) 1 only (b) 2 only
(c) 16.0% (d) 43.3% (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2

67. What is an optimizing strategy? 71. What is the full form of GPP?

(a) Strategy of choosing the best possible (a) Green Public Policy
solution considering all parameters (b) Green Private Procurement
(b) Strategy of choosing a compromise solution (c) Green Public Procurement
(c) Strategy of choosing the least cost solution (d) Green Private Policy

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72. Consider the following phases of project Select the correct answer using the codes given
management: below:
1. Identification (a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1, 2 and 4
2. Formulation (c) 2 and 4 only (d) 1 and 4 only
3. Appraisal 76. Consider the following statements regarding

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4. Implementation water:
Which of the above phases are relevant, 1. Water is a polar molecule
sequentially?

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2. Water molecules align themselves in an
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 1, 2 and 4 only electric field
(c) 3 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4 3. Water molecules vary their alignment if the
applied electric polarity changes with time
73. Phenol and formaldehyde are polymerized to
4. Water molecules align themselves in a
a resultant product known as
magnetic field
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(a) PVC (b) Bakelite
Which of the above statements are correct?
(c) Polyester (d) Teflon
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 1, 2 and 4 only
74. Consider the following statements concerning
(c) 3 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
e-governance and technology:
77. Consider the following assumptions made while
1. Rich Site Summary (RSS) is not a very
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developing the ionic packing theory:


useful tool for working on Web-service
technology 1. Cations and anions are spherical but these
2. Myspace is one of the most visited networks spheres are not hard
in the world. 2. Cations are always smaller than anions
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3. Facebook.com is not the most useful social 3. Each cation would tend to be surrounded
networking site of choice for most students. by the maximum number of anions permitted
4. Wiki is a group collaboration software tool by geometry
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working on Web-service technology 4. Cations and anions do not touch each other
Which of the above statements are correct? Which of the above assumptions are correct?
(a) 1 and 4 (b) 2 and 4 (a) 1 and 3 (b) 1 and 4
(c) 1 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 (c) 2 and 4 (d) 2 and 3
75. Pneumatic structures are: 78. Consider the following statements:
1. Membrane structures 1. Asphalt is a naturally occurring product
2. Stabilized by compressed air having non-crystalline structure
3. Characterized by internal pressure being 2. Rock Asphalt occurs in limestones or
less than external pressure sandstones
4. Characterized by internal pressure being 3. Tar is a residue left after distillation of crude
equal to or more than external pressure oil

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4. Resins in Asphalt provide the stickiness to 83. Consider the following statements on firewall
the product used in computing systems:
Which of the above statements are correct? 1. It controls and monitors the data traffic flow
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 3 and 4 only between inside and outside network.
(c) 1, 2 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
2. It protects and secures the inside network
79. Consider the following statements: from any outside network

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1.Baking soda is used in fire extinguishers 3. It can be implemented in software or
hardware or a combination of both
2.Quick lime is used in the manufacture of glass

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Which of the above statements is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(b) 2 only
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
In the case of ionic bonding, the molecule is
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Which of the above statements are correct?
(a) 1 and 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only
(b) 1 and 3 only
(d) 1, 2 and 3
Consider the following as advantages of ICT
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stable as long as the number of bonding tools in educational systems:
electrons is
1. Increased capacity and cost effectiveness
(a) Equal to the number of antibonding electrons of the educational system
(b) Less than the number of antibonding
electrons 2. Achievement by target groups that had
(c) Greater than the number of anti-bonding limited access to traditional education
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electrons
3. Support for improvement of the quality and
(d) Equal to the number of antibonding neutrons relevance of existing structures of education
81. A resistor measure 4 at 40C and 6 at 4. Provision of links between various education
80C. At 0C the resistor will measure
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institutions for knowledge sharing


(a) 1.5 (b) 2 Which of the above statements are correct?
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(c) 3 (d) 4 (a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 1, 2 and 4 only


82. Fatigue resistance of materials can be improved (c) 3 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
by:
85. How is the closeness or commonness of
1. Shot peening attitude, behaviour, trust and performance within
2. Polishing the surface the organization designated?
Which of the above is/are correct? (a) Cohesion (b) Morale
(a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Communication (d) Leadership
(c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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86. Accessibility legislation is intended to 90. If a clock loses 5 seconds per day, what is, the
alternation required in the length of the
(a) Protect intellectual property
pendulum in order that the clock keeps correct
(b) Improve the usability of websites
time?
(c) Make all websites easier to use for visually
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(a) times its original length be shortened
(d) Improve access to services for disabled 86400
people in both the physical and the virtual
worlds 1
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87. PRAGATI is the acronym
1
(a) Pro-active governance and transparency in (c) times its original length be shortened
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(b) Pro-activ e gov ernance and timely 4
implementation (d) times its original length be shortened
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(c) Primary governance for transparency in India
Directions: Each of the next Ten (10) items consists
(d) Promoting and accomplishing governance of two statements, one labelled as Statement (I) and
with assured and timely implementation the other as Statement II). Examine these two
88. The main goal of G2B (Government to statements carefully and select the answers to these
Business) is items using the codes given below:
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Codes:
1. To increase productivity by giving more
access to information (a) Both Statement (I) and Statement (II) are
individually true and Statement (II) is the
2. To lower the cost of doing business
correct explanation of Statement (I)
3. To create more transparency
(b) Both Statement (I) and Statement (II) are
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given below: correct explanation of Statement (I)
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(a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) Statement (I) is true but Statement (II) is
false
(c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3
(d) Statement (I) is false but Statement (II) is
89. In a sof tware proj ect, COCO MO (Cost true
Constructive Model) is used to estimate
91 Statement (I): Global warning is the cause for
(a) Effort and duration based on the size of the climate change.
software
(b) Size and duration based on the effort of the Statement (II): Ozone depletion will cause
software global warning.
(c) Effort and cost based on the size of the 92 Statement (I): Graph between potential energy
software of spring versus the extension or compression
(d) Size, effort and duration based on the cost of the spring is a straight line.
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Statement (II): Potential energy of a stretched 97. Statement (I): Quality Circle is a method to
or compressed spring is directly proportional to bring Organizational Improvement through
square of extension or compression. indulging the workers.

93 Statement (I): Fatique failure is a stress which Statement (II): The main aim of Quality Circle
is lower than the yield strength of a metal. is self-development and mutual development
of grass root level employees.
Statement (II): Repeated straining lower the
yield strength. 98. Statement (I): Digital India is a program to

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transform India into a digitally empowered
94. Statement (I): Physical properties of composite society.
materials are generally isotropic.

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Statement (II): Digital India is a program to
Statement (II): The stiffness of composite panel institute smart cities.
will often depend upon the orientation of the
applied forces and/or moments. 99. Statement (I): Increased cloud cover will lead
to warmer winters due to clouds reflecting more
95. Statement (I): Environmental consideration are intense solar energy
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not necessarily the same as, or congruent with,
Ecological considerations. Statement (II): Overcast cloud conditions result
in decrease in the day-night temperature
Statement (II): Environmental considerations difference.
address more towards maintaining, whereas
Ecological considerations address more towards 100. Statement (I): Engineers shall hold paramount
sustaining. the safety, health and welfare of the public while
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performing their professional duties.


96. Statement (I): Manganese is always added to
steels since it combines with the sulphur Statement (II): Engineers shall continue their
content to form manganese sulphide. professional development throughout their
careers.
Statement (II): If manganese is not added, iron
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sulphide which is harmful for steel, would form.


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