POSTMAN / MAIL GUARD-2016 MODEL PAPER- 1This model paper prepared and compiled by Akula. Praveen Kumar, OA,Medak Division, Telangana(9849636361)
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Instructions to Candidates1. Answer All the Questions 2. Each question Carries “1” Mark3. Round off the appropriate choice in OMR sheet PART-A (General knowledge+ Reasoning and Analytical Ability)1. The world’s first woman Prime Minister was1 Smt Indira Gandhi 2.Smt Benazir butto3 SmtSirimavoBandarnaike 4. Sarojini Naidu2. Maximum harm to a tree is caused by1 Lost of half of its leaves 2. Lost of all its leaves3 Lost of half of its branches 3. Lost of its bark3. Which is the largest tiger reserve in India1. Nagarjuna 2.Manas 3. Pench 4. Corbett4. Booker Prize is given in the field of1. Medicine 2. Adventure 3. Fiction Writing 4. Science5. In which state a person elected to the Legistrative Assembly for normal period of 6 years1. Sikkim 2. Mizoram 3. Arunachal Pradesh 4 Jammu & Kashmir6. A Person climbing the Hill bends forward in order to1. to avoid slipping 2.to increase Speed3. to reduce fatigue 3. To increase stability7. Which one of the following is not a constitutional body?1. Election Commission 2. Finance Commission3. Central Vigilance 4. Central Administrative Tribunal8. World Postal day celebrated on1. Sept -9 2. Oct-9 3.Nov-9 4. Dec-99.Mutual funds are regulated in India by which among the following?1. RBI 2. SEBI 3.Stock exchanges 4. RBI and SEBI both10. Highest Runs scorer in One day International cricket is1. Sehwag 2. Sachin 3.Jayasurya 4.Dhoni11. Find the wrong number in the series 7,28,63,124,215,342,5111. 7 2. 28 3.124 4. 21512. Arrange the following in the meaningful order1. Paper 2. Library 3. Author 4. Book 5. Pen1. 2,4,3,5,1 2 . 3,2,1,5,4 3 . 3,5,1,4,2 4. 5,1,3,4,213. If 1 is coded as S, 5 is coded as %, 6 is coded as «, 3 is coded as +, 7 is coded as # and 4 is coded as? What will be the correct form of the number 435671?1. ? + % « # S 2.?+ % S # « 3.?+ « % # S 4.S # « % +?14. Choose the word from the given alternatives that belongs to the same grouppotato: Carrot :: Raddish : ?1. Tomato 2. Cabage 3. Seasame 4. Groundnut15.P is taller than Q, Q is taller than R and S is taller than P, who is the tallest among them1. R 2. Q 3.S 4.P16. In the follwoing, the group of letters should not contain more than two vowels. which of the groups conforms to this Rule1. JKAPIXU 2. BDEJOLY 3. PRAQEOS 4. ZIERAM17. Harsha position in a row is thirteenth from the front side and sixth from the backside. How many persons are standing in the row1.17 2. 18 3.19 4.2018. In a certain code language MEDAK is coded as 69281 and TOOPRAN as 3557084. How is PAPANNAPET written in this code1. 7979551234 2. 7878448793 3. 5656886593 4.858522879319. Cow is related “Calf” in the same way as Horse is related1. Race 2. Stable 3. Ride 4. Cort20. If the animals which can walk are called swimmers, animals who crawl are called flying, those living in water are called snakes, and those which fly in the sky are called hunters, then what will a lizard be called Ans: 31. Swimmers 2. Snakes 3. Flying 4.hunters21. Pointing out to a lady a girl said “She is the daughter-in-law of the grandmother of my Fathers only son”. How is the lady related to the girl1. Sister-in-Law 2. Mother 3.Aunt 4. Mother-in-Law22. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?1. Radish 2.Carrot 3.Garlic 4. Gourd23. If a man is called as girl, girl is called as woman, woman is called as boy, boy is called as butler and butler is called as rogue, who will serve in a restaurant1. Butler 2. Girl 3.Woman 4. Rogue24. Vishnu walked 10 m. towards the East, turned right and walked another 15 m. Then he turns leftand walks 3 m. He finally takes a left turn and walked 6 m. Which direction is he facing now?1.East 2.North 3.West 4. South 25. Which letter in the alphabet is as far from C as Q is from X1.K 2. J 3. L 4. P PART-B (ARITHMETIC)26- 28. What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions?26. 1595 ÷ 25 x 36.5 = ?1.2459 2.2329 3.2359 4.242927. 99.99 + 666.66 =?1. 728.59 2.766 3.766.65 4.676.9528. 45 × 390 ÷ 26 =?1. 645 2.675 3.765 4. 745 29.The Sum of the square of two numbers is 80 and the square of their difference is 36. The product of two numbers is1.22 2. 44 3.20 4.4030. If 1 / 3.718 = 0.2689 then the value of 1 / 0.0003718 is1. 2629 2. 2.689 3. 2689 4. 0.268931. Five-sixth of a number is 720. What will 45% of that number be?1. 346.6 2.388.8 3.392.2 4.344.432. In a box, there are 50 paisa, 25 paisa and 10 paisa coins in the ratio of 3:6:5. If the total value of the amount is Rs 154, find the total number of coins1. 616 2.526 3.716 4.51633. P, Q and R invested Rs.45, 000/-, Rs. 70, 000/- and Rs. 90,000/- respectively to start a business. At the end of two years, they earned a profit of Rs.1, 64,000/-. What will be Q’s share in theprofit?1. Rs.56, 000/- 2. Rs.36, 000/- 3.Rs. 72, 000/- 4. Rs.64, 000/-34 In a college the ratio of the number of Boys to Girls is 8:5. If there are 160 girls, the total number of students in the college is1.100 2. 250 3. 260 4. 41635 The price of sugar is increased by 20%. By what % should a family reduce its consumption of sugar so as to maintain the same expenditure on sugar1. 20/6% 2. 100/3 % 3. 50/3 % 4. 80/6%36 A’s salary is 20% less than B’s Salary. By how much percent is B’s salary more than A’s?1. 35 2. 20 3. 25 4. 3337. A student has to secure 40% marks to pass. He gets 178 marks and fails by 22 marks. The maximum marks are1.450 2. 500 3. 520 4. 60038. A horse worth Rs 9000 is sold by A to B at a 10% loss. B sells the horse back to A at 10% gain. The result is1. A makes no profit or loss 2. B gains Profit Rs 9002. A loss by Rs 900 4. A loses by Rs 80039. By selling a radio for Rs 1125 a man loses 25%. For how much should he sell it to gain 20%1. Rs 900 2. Rs1800 3. Rs 3600 4. Rs 600040. . The compound interest on Rs 30000 at 7% per annum for a certain time is Rs 4347. The time is1. 2 years 2.3 Years 3.4 Years 4. 5 years41. Simple interest on a sum at 4% per annum for 2 years is Rs. 80. The compound interest on the same for the same period is1. Rs 81.60 2. Rs 160 3.Rs 1081.60 4. None42. A and B can do a piece of work in 12 days. B and C in 15 days.C and D in 20 days.A alone can do the work in1. 24 days 2. 30 days 3. 35 days 4.40 days43. The average monthly salary paid to 75 employees in a company is Rs 1420. The average salary of 25 of them is Rs 1350 and that of 30 others is Rs 1425. The average salary of the remaining employees is1. Rs1350 2. Rs 1425 3.1500 4.Rs 142044. . The average age of 40 students of a class is 15 years. When 10 new students are admitted, the average is increased by 0.2 years. The average of new student is1. 15.2 yrs 2.16 yrs 3.16.2yrs 4. 16.4 yrs45. A boy goes to his school from his house at a speed of 3 km/hr and returns at a speed of 2 km/hr. If he takes 5 hours in going and coming, the distance between his house and school is:1. 8.5 km 2.5.5 km 3.6 km 4.9 km46. A man is 24 years older than his son. In two years, his age will be twice the age of his son. The present age of the son is1. 24 years 2.26 years 3.28 years 4. 22 years47. A train speeds past a pole in 20 seconds and speed is past a platform 100 metres in length in 30 seconds. What is the length of the train?1. 100 metres 2.150 metres 3.150 metres 4. 200 meters48. Sixteen men can complete a work in twelve days. In how many days will twenty-four men complete the same work?1. 4 days 2.8 days 3.6 days 4.3 days49. A housing society has been allotted a square piece of land measuring 2550.25 sq. m. What is the side of the plot?1. 52.65 m 2.50.5 m 3.50.65 m 4. 50.15 m50. 3A shopkeeper charges 20 % over the cost price. He allows his customers 10% off their bill for cash payment. His net gain percentage is1. 12% 2. 8% 3. 10% 4. 15% PART-C ( GENERAL ENGLISH)51 In the following group of words, only one is wrongly spelt. Find the wrongly spelt word1. Amateur 2.Embarrass 3. Ignorance 4.Millenium 52. In the following group of words, only one is correctly spelt. Find the correctly spelt word1. Definitely 2. Bureucracy 3. Consenses 4. QuestionaireDirections: 53-54. Choose the correct one word substitution53. A person who travels to a sacred place as an act of religious devotions1 Hermit 2. Pilgrim 3 Saint 4 Merchant54. A house for storing grains1 Cellar 2. Store 3.Godown 4. Granary Directions: 55-56: Choose the word which is most opposite in meaning to the word for the below. 55. INNOCENT1. Sinful 2. Guilty 3. deadly 4. Corruption56. EMBRACE1. Suspect 2 harm 3. Reject 4. HurtDirections: 57-58: Choose the word which is most same in meaning to the word for the below.57. FALSE1. Defective 2. Untrue 3. Incorrect 4. Inaccurate58. EAGER1. Clever 2. Enthusiastic 3 curious 4. DevoteDirections: 59-60 Fill in the blanks with suitable form of verbs given in the brackets59. The bell ___ (ring) and the children are all in the class1. rang 2 . Ringing 3. is rang 4. ringed59. we____(live) in this farm since 19811. were living 2. have been living 3. lived 4. live61. Arrange the list of nouns in order of their greatnessword, sentences, letter, paragrapgh, phrase1 letter, word, sentence, phrase, paragraph2 word, sentence, , letter, phrase, paragraph3 paragraph,phrase, sentences,word, letter4 phrase, paragraph, \sentence, word, letter62. 'The heading' in writing a letter includes?1) the greeting 2) the writer's address3) the address of the person to whom you are writing4) the writers address and date63. Choose the appropriate question to get the reply. I am from Delhi.1) Where you are from? 2) Where are you from?3) Where do you from? 4) From where do you come?64. She saw me. The negative form of the sentence is---1) She don't see me 2) She is not seen me3) She doesn't see me 4) She didn't see meDirections: 65-66 Ccomplete the sentence by choosing the correct answers65. An Aeroplane1. Hoops 2. Zooms 3. Swings 4. Chugs66. A whip____1. cracks 2. Roars 3. rings 4. bangsDirections: 67-68. Correct the sentences by checking the underlined word67. I met a student who hate mathematics1 hating 2. hated 3. hates 4. will hate68. Abhinay is senior than meghana by 2 yeras1. senior to 2. senior as 3. senior than 4. None69. choose the correct part of speech for the underlined wordsRama was blind too 1. Adjective, adverb 2. adjective, verb 3. adverb, adjective 4. verb, AdjectiveDirections: 70-71 Fill in the blanks with appropriate articles70. I saw ____boy and ____ girl riding on ___ ass1 A. a,a,a 2. a, the,a 3. a,a,an 4. the,the, the71. Sri Lanka is ___Island in ___Indian ocean1. the, the 2. an,a 3. an, the 4. the,aDirections: 72-75 Read the following passage and answer the questions
Snake charmers present a very colourful picture, but the reality of their own life is quite grim. They wander in many places displaying yheir skills but due to new forms of entertainment, their earnings have gone down. With a little planning, their skill can be used for their better livelihood. They are very skilled in tracking and catching snakes. They can easily obtain snake poison which is used in the preparation of some medicines. They are also aware of medicinal plants which can be used for providing remedies for snake bite. They can be involved in breeding snakes in captivity to obtain their skins. This will help to check the illegal trade in snake skins for which many snakes are killed. This will prevent cruelty to snakes.
72. What are snake charmers skilled in?1. in killing snakes 2 in cooking snakes3. in catching snakes 4. in eating snakes73. How do snake charmers earn their living?1. By displaying their skills 2 by catching snakes3. by killing snakes 4. by begging74. What type of life do snake charmers lead in the present time?1. They live a happy life 2. They live a life of sin3. They live a hard life 4. They live like snakes 75. How do we obtain snake skins?1. By killing snakes 2.By breeding snakes in captivity3. By arresting snake charmers 4. By feeding the snakes on milk Answers1-3, 2-2, 3-1, 4- 3, 5-4 , 6-4 , 7-3, 8-2, 9-2,10-1,11-2,12-3, 13-1, 14-4, 15-3,16-4,17-2,18-2,19-4,20-3,21-2,22-4,23-4,24-25-2,26-2,27-3,28-2,29-1,30-1,31-2,32-1,33-1,34-4,35-3,36-3,37-2,38-439-2,40-1,41-1,42-2,43-3,44-2,45-3,46-4,47-4,48-2,49-2,50-2,51-4,52-1,53-2,54-4,55-2,56-3,57-2,58-3,59-1, 60-3, 61-1,62-4,63-2,64-4,65-2,66-1,67-3,68-1,69-1,70-3,71-3,72-3,73-1,74-3,75-2