SSC CGL (Pre.) Previous Year Solved Paper - 2013
Directions (Q. Nos. 1-4) Select the related letters/ words / numbers
from the given alternatives.
1. Tanning : Leather : : Pyrotechnics : ?
2. King : Throne : : Rider : ?
3. F : 216 : : L : ?
4. MOUSE : KPSTC : : LIGHT : ?
5. If 264 * 2 = 6, 870 * 3 = 11, then what should 735 * 5 be?
6. Which one of the given response would be a meaningful order of the
2. Conceptual Modelling
3. Requirements Analysis
4. Logical Modelling
5. Physical Model
6. Schema Refinement
(a) 3, 2, 4, 6, 5, 1
(b) 1, 3, 2, 6, 5, 4
(c) 3, 2, 5, 4, 6, 1 (d) 3, 2, 1, 4, 6, 5
Directions (Q. Nos. 7 and 8) Which one set of letters when
sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it?
Directions (Q. Nos. 9-13) Find the odd word/number/number-pair from
the given alternatives.
13. 10, 13, 234, 681, 997
Directions (Q. Nos, 14-18) A series is given, with one term missing.
Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the
14. AFI, JOR, MRU, ?
15. bc, cde, de, efg, fg, ?
16. C - 3, E - 5, G - 7, I - 9, ?,
(a) X - 24, M - 21
(b) K - 11, M - 13
(c) O - 15, X - 24
(d) M - 18, K - 14
17. 5, 16, 51, 158, ?
18. 9 * 2 : 9 * 9 : : 9 * 5 : ?
(a) 9 × 4
(b) 9 × 6
(c) 9 × 7
(d) 9 × 8
19. Priti scored more than Rahul. Yamuna scored as much as Divya. Lokita
scored less than Manju. Rahul scored more than Yamuna. Manju scored less than
Divya. Who scored the lowest?
20. A man showed a boy next to him and said “He is the son of my wife’s
sister-in-law but I am the only child of my parents.” How is my son related to
21. Find the correct group of signs to solve the equation.
24 * 16 * 8 * 32
(a) ¸ – =
(b) – + =
(c) × ¸ =
(d) + – =
22. Sunil is the son of Kesav. Simran, Kesav’s sister, has a son Maruti
and daughter Sita. Prem is the maternal uncle of Maruti. How is Sunil related to
(b) Maternal Uncle
Directions (Q. Nos. 23-25) From the given alternatives, select the
word which cannot be formed using the letters of the given word.
26. If each of the letters in the English alphabet is assigned an even
numerical value by giving A = 2,
B = 4 and so on, what would be the total value of the letters for the word
‘LADY’ when similarly coded?
27. If the word ‘LEADER’ is coded as 20 - 13 - 9 - 12 - 13 - 26, how would
you write ‘LIGHT’?
(a) 20 - 16 - 17 - 15 - 27
(b) 20 - 15 - 16 - 18 - 23
(c) 20 - 17 - 15 - 16 - 28
(d) 20 - 16 - 15 - 17 - 22
28. If the first and second letters in the word ‘COMMUNICATIONS’ were
interchanged, also the third and the fourth letters, the fifth and sixth letters
and so on, which letter would be the tenth letter counting from your right?
29. Which of the following interchanges of numbers would make the given
8 × 20 ¸ 3 + 9 – 5 = 38
(a) 3, 8
(b) 8, 9
(c) 3, 5
(d) 3, 9
30. Put the correct mathematical signs in the following equation from the
33 ? 11 ? 3 ? 6 = 115
(a) +, –, ×
(b) ×, ¸, –
(c) ¸, ×, ×
(d) –, ×, +
31. Select the correct combination of mathematical signs to replace *
signs and to balance the given equation.
15 * 24 * 3 * 6 * 17
(a) + ¸ – =
(b) + × = ¸
(c) – × = +
(d) – ¸ + =
Directions (Q. Nos. 32-34) Select the missing number from the given
35. Raj is standing in the middle of a square field. He starts walking
diagonally to North-East. Then, he turns right and reaches the far end of the
field. Then, he turns right and starts walking. In the midway, he again turns
right and starts walking. In halfway, he turns to his left and reaches new far
end. In what direction is Raj now?
36. A boy starts from home in early morning and walks straight for 8 km
facing the Sun. Then, he takes a right turn and walks for 3 km. Then, he turns
right agian and walks for 2 km and then turns left and walks for 1 km. Then, he
turns right, travels 1 km and then turns right and travels for 4 km straight.
How far is he from the starting point?
(a) 5 km
(b) 6 km
(c) 2 km
(d) 4 km
Directions (Q. Nos. 37 and 38) One /I two statements are given,
followed by two / three conclusions I, II and III. You have to consider the
statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known
facts. You have to decide which of the given conclusions, if any, follow from
the given statements.
Sick people need medicine.
I. Healthy people do not need medicine.
II. People keep medicine in their home.
(a) Only Conclusion I follows
(b) Only Conclusion II follows
(c) Both Conclusions I and II follow
(d) Neither Conclusion I nor II follows
I. Some years are decades.
II. All centuries are decades.
I. Some centuries are years.
II. Some decades are years.
III. No century is a year.
(a) Conclusions I and II follow
(b) Conclusions I and III follow
(c) Only Conclusion I follows
(d) Only Conclusion II follows
39. There is a ball and a rectangular jar. Four positions are shown below
to keep then balanced. Which of the following will not be balanced easily?
40. Which one of the four boxes given below is created by folding the
given key design in the question figure?
41. How many cubes are there in the group?
42. Which one of the following diagrams best depicts the relationship
among Earth, Sea and Sun?
43. Read the figure and find the region representing persons who are
educated and employed but not confirmed.
44. In the given diagram, circle represents professionals, square
represents dancers, triangle represents musicians and rectangle represents
Europeans. Different regions in the diagram are numbered 1 to 11. Who among the
following is neither a dancer nor a musician but is professional and not a
Directions (Q. Nos. 45 and 46) In these questions which answer figures
will complete the pattern in the question figure?
47. Which of the answer figures includes the separate components found in
the question figure?
48. A piece of paper is folded and punched as shown below in the question
figures. From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.
49. Choose the right water image of the question figure from the given
50. A word is represented by only one set of numbers as
given in anyone of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the
alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices
given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that
of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be
represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g., ‘D’ can be
represented by 02, 14 etc. and ‘R’ can be represented by 57, 76 etc. Similarly,
you have to identify the set for the word ‘BEST’.
(a) 24, 22, 76, 97
(b) 24, 21, 77, 97
(c) 24, 22, 77, 97
(d) 24, 22, 77, 96