# SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 11 January 2017" Evening Shift (Quantitative Aptitude)

## SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 11 January 2017" Evening Shift (Quantitative Aptitude)

**QID : 251 **- If 4x2 = 152 - 92, then value of x is

**Options:**

**1**) 9

**2**) 6

**3**) 3

**4**) 12

**Correct Answer: **6

**QID : 252 **- If 2x - 5y = 5 and 2x - y = 9, then x - y is ................

**Options:**

**1**) 2

**2**) 4

**3**) 6

**4**) 3

**Correct Answer: **4

**QID : 253 **- What is the value of cosec -7π/6?

**Options:**

**1**) -2

**2**) 2

**3**) 2/√3

**4**) -2/√3

**Correct Answer: **2

**QID : 254 **- The diagonals do not form at least two congruent triangles in a ................

**Options:**

**1**) Parallelogram

**2**) Rhombus

**3**) Trapezium

**4**) Kite

**Correct Answer: **Trapezium

**QID : 255 **- Points P and Q lie on side AB and AC of triangle ABC respectively such that segment PQ is parallel to side BC. If the ratio of AP:PB is 1:4 and area of Δ APQ

is 4 sq cm, what is the area of trapezium PQCB?

**Options:**

**1**) 60 sq cm

**2**) 16 sq cm

**3**) 96 sq cm

**4**) 21 sq cm

**Correct Answer: **96 sq cm

**QID : 256 **- Given: 2x - 4 ≤ 2 - x/3 and 2(2x + 5) > 3x - 5, then x can take which of the following values?

**Options:**

**1**) -14

**2**) 3

**3**) 4

**4**) 14

**Correct Answer: **-14

**QID : 257 **- A painter can paint a fence in 24 hours. After 6 hours he takes a break. What fraction of the fence is yet to be painted?

**Options:**

**1**) 0.6

**2**) 0.2

**3**) 0.75

**4**) 0.8

**Correct Answer: **0.75

**QID : 258 **- If 1/6 of x - 7/2 of 3/7 equals - 7/4, then the value of x is

**Options:**

**1**) -1.5

**2**) 3

**3**) -2.5

**4**) 6

**Correct Answer: **-1.5

**QID : 259 **- x and y are two numbers such that their mean proportion is 9 and third proportion is 243. What is the value of x and y?

**Options:**

**1**) 3 and 9

**2**) 3 and 27

**3**) 6 and 27

**4**) 6 and 81

**Correct Answer: **3 and 27

**QID : 260 **- If 21% of an electricity bill is discounted, Rs 1817 is still to be paid. How much was the original bill amount?

**Options:**

**1**) Rs 1502

**2**) Rs 2336

**3**) Rs 2300

**4**) Rs 1538

**Correct Answer: **Rs 2300

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**QID : 261 **- The average revenues of 7 consecutive years of a company is Rs 79 lakhs. If the average of ﬁrst 4 years is Rs 74 lakhs and that of last 4 years is Rs 86 lakhs, what is the revenue for the 4th year?

**Options:**

**1**) Rs 87 lakhs

**2**) Rs 89 lakhs

**3**) Rs 85 lakhs

**4**) Rs 83 lakhs

**Correct Answer: **Rs 87 lakhs

**QID : 262 **- A shopkeeper, sold dried apricots at the rate Rs 1210 a kg and bears a loss of 12%. Now if he decides to sell it at Rs 1331 per kg, what will be the result?

**Options:**

**1**) 6.4 percent loss

**2**) 3.2 percent gain

**3**) 6.4 percent gain

**4**) 3.2 percent loss

**Correct Answer: **3.2 percent loss

**QID : 263 **- If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 1600 which is marked as Rs 2000, then what is the discount he is offering?

**Options:**

**1**) 25 percent

**2**) 20 percent

**3**) 30 percent

**4**) 10 percent

**Correct Answer: **20 percent

**QID : 264 **- If cosecA + cotA = x, then value of x is

**Options:**

**1**) 1/(cosecA - cotA)

**2**) 1/(secA - tanA)

**3**) 1/(secA - cosA)

**4**) 1/(sinA - cosA)

**Correct Answer: **1/(cosecA - cotA)

**QID : 265 **- Dalajit lent Rs 10800 to Jaabir for 3 years and Rs 7500 to Kabir for 2 years on simple interest at the same rate of interest and received Rs 1422 in all from both of them as interest. The rate of interest per annum is

**Options:**

**1**) 3.5 percent

**2**) 4 percent

**3**) 3 percent

**4**) 4.5 percent

**Correct Answer: **3 percent

**QID : 266 **- tan(A/2) is equal to

**Options:**

**1**) tanA/(1 + secA)

**2**) 1/(cosecA + cotA)

**3**) tanA/(1 + cosecA)

**4**) 1/(secA + cotA)

**Correct Answer: **tanA/(1 + secA)

**QID : 267 **- In ΔPQR, S and T are points on side PQ and PR respectively. ST is parallel to QR. If lengths of PS, SQ and PR are 6 cm, 9 cm and 12.5 cm respectively, what is the length of TR?

**Options:**

**1**) 7.5 cm

**2**) 5 cm

**3**) 10 cm

**4**) 2.5 cm

**Correct Answer: **7.5 cm

**QID : 268 **- How many balls of radius 2 cm can be made by melting a bigger ball of diameter 16 cm? (Take π = 22/7)

**Options:**

**1**) 64

**2**) 128

**3**) 32

**4**) 96

**Correct Answer: **64

**QID : 269 **- At what point does the line 3x + y = -6 intercept the x-axis?

**Options:**

**1**) (2,0)

**2**) (-2,0)

**3**) (0,-6)

**4**) (0,6)

**Correct Answer: **(-2,0)

**QID : 270 **- A thief is stopped by a policeman from a distance of 150 metres. When the policeman starts the chase, the thief also starts running. Assuming the speed of the thief as 7 km/hr and that of policeman as 9 km/hr, how far the thief would have run, before he is over-taken by the policeman?

**ptions:**

**1**) 420 metres

**2**) 630 metres

**3**) 315 metres

**4**) 525 metres

**Correct Answer: **525 metres

**QID : 271 **- Common factor of 24b6c8d2, 18a6c2d4, 12a4b4 is

**Options:**

**1**) 72a2b2c2d2

**2**) 72a6b6c8d4

**3**) 6a2b2

**4**) 6

**Correct Answer: **6

**QID : 272 **-

**Options:**

**1**) 81.97

**2**) 819.7

**3**) 161

**4**) 280

**Correct Answer: **81.97

**QID : 273 **-

**Options:**

**1**) 3891

**2**) 5836

**3**) 909

**4**) 2594

**Correct Answer: **5836

**QID : 274 **-

**Options:**

**1**) 15 cm

**2**) 10 cm

**3**) 5 cm

**4**) 4 cm

**Correct Answer: **5 cm

**QID : 275 **-

**Options:**

**1**) 3.5 hours

**2**) 2.5 hours

**3**) 4.5 hours

**4**) 4 hours

**Correct Answer: **4 hours