# SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 10 September 2016" (Quantitative Aptitude)

## SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 10**
September 2016**" (Quantitative Aptitude)

**EXAM DATE : 10 September 2016**

**EXAM NAME : SSC Examination 2016**

**TOTAL MARKS : 200**

**Question 51.A is twice as good as B and together they finish a piece of
work in 16 days. The number of days taken by A alone to finish the work is**

**Options:**

1) 20 days

2) 21 days

3) 22 days

4) 24 days

**Correct Answer: 24 days**

**Question 52.The successive discount of 15%, 20% and 25% on an article is
equivalent to the single discount of**

**Options:**

1) 60%

2) 47%

3) 49%

4) 40%

**Correct Answer: 49%**

**Question 53.The numbers x, y, z are respectively proportional to 2, 3, 5
and the sum of x, y and z is 80. If the number z is given by the equation z =
ax8,
then a is**

**Options:**

1) 6

2) 3/2

3) 3

4) 5/2

**Correct Answer: 6**

**Question 54.If the ratio of cost price and selling price be 10:11, then
the profit percentage is**

**Options:**

1) 1%

2) 10%

3) 5%

4) 8%

**Correct Answer: 10%**

**Question 55.The price of rice has increased by 60%. In order to restore
the original price, the new price must be reduced by**

**Options:**

**Question 56.A man covers a total distance of 100 km on bicycle. For the
first 2 hours, the speed was 20 km/hr and for the rest of the journey, it came
down to 10
km/hr. The average speed will be**

**Options:**

1) km/hr

2) 13 km/hr

3) 15 1/8 km/hr

4) 20 Km/hr

**Correct Answer:km/hr**

**Question 57.Alipta got some amount of money from her father. In how many
years will the ratio of the money and the interest obtained from it be 10:3 at
6% simple
interest per annum?**

**Options:**

1) 7 years

2) 3 years

3) 5 years

4) 4 years

**Correct Answer: 5 years**

**Question 58.If (x 2) (x p) = x2 ax+ 6, then the value of (a p) is**

**Options:**

1) 0

2) 1

3) 2

4) 3

**Correct Answer: 2**

**Question 59.**

**Options:**

1) 2/7

2) 7/8

3) 7/2

4) 8/7

**Correct Answer: 7/8**

**Question 60.
**

**Options:**

1) 80°

2) 40°

3) 60°

4) 20°

**Correct Answer: 60°**

**Question 61
**

**Options:**

1) 40°

2) 50°

3) 60°

4) 70°

**Correct Answer: 50°**

**Question 62.If tan (5x 10°) = cot (5y + 20°), then the value of x + y is**

**Options:**

1) 15°

2) 16°

4) 24°

**Correct Answer: 16°**

**Question 63.Which one of the following is the minimum value of the sum of
two integers whose product is 24?**

**Options:**

1) 25

2) 11

3) 8

4) 10

**Correct Answer: 10**

**Question 64.The average marks obtained by a class of 60 students is 65.
The average marks of half of the students is found to be 85. The average marks
of the
remaining students is**

**Options:**

1) 35

2) 45

3) 55

4) 65

**Correct Answer: 45**

**Question 65. **

**Options:**

1) 16

2) 20

3) 10

4) 5

**Correct Answer: 16**

**Question 66. **

**Options:**

1) 0

2) 3

3) 7

4) 11

**Correct Answer: 3**

**Question 67.Which of the set of three sides can't form a triangle?**

**Options:**

1) 5 cm, 6 cm, 7 cm

2) 5 cm, 8 cm, 15 cm

3) 8 cm, 15 cm, 18 cm

4) 6 cm, 7 cm, 11 cm

**Correct Answer: 5 cm, 8 cm, 15 cm**

**Question 68.**

**Options:**

1) 30°

2) 60°

3) 50°

4) 40°

**Correct Answer: 60°**

**Question 69.A pilot in an aeroplane at an altitude of 200 m observes two
points lying on either side of a river. If the angles of depression of the two
points be 45° and
60°, then the width of the river is**

**Options**:

**Question 70.A solid sphere of radius 9 cm is melted to form a sphere of
radius 6 cm and a right circular cylinder of same radius. The height of the
cylinder so formed
is**

**Options:**

1) 19 cm

2) 21 cm

3) 23 cm

4) 25 cm

**Correct Answer: 19 cm**

**Question 71.An arc of 30° in one circle is double an arc in a second
circle, the radius of which is three times the radius of the first. Then the
angles subtended by the
arc of the second circle at its centre is**

**Options:**

1) 3°

2) 4°

3) 5°

4) 6°

**Correct Answer: 5°**

**Study the Bar diagram carefully and answer the questions. The Bar diagram
shows the trends of foreign direct investment (FDI) into India from all over the
World (in Rs. crores).**

**Question 72. The sum of FDI of 1992 and 1993 is**

**Options:**

1) 15.58 cr

2) 15.85 cr

3) 15.22 cr

4) 15.65 cr

**Correct Answer: 15.85 cr**

**Question 73. The year which exhibited the 2nd highest growth percentage in
FDI in India over the period shown is**

**Options:**

1) 1993

2) 1994

3) 1997

4) 1996

**Correct Answer: 1996**

**Question 74. The ratio of investment in 1997 to the average investment is**

**Options:**

1) 2:1

2) 1:2

3) 1:1

4) 3:1

**Correct Answer: 2:1**

**Question 75. The absolute difference in FDI to India between 1996 and 1997**

**Options:**

1) 7.29

2) 7.13

3) 7.16

4) 7.22

**Correct Answer: 7.13**