## SSC STENO (Grade C & D) Entrance Examination 2016

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*General Intelligence and Reasoning -3*

✍ See General Intelligence and Reasoning -1 for Questions 1 to 18*General Intelligence and Reasoning -3*

See General Intelligence and Reasoning -2 for Questions 19 to 30

**Q31: The average age of the present ages of Amit and Anil is 32 years. If Amit is 6 years older than Anil, what's Anil present age?**

(A) 26 years

(B) 19 years

(C) 29 years

(D) 38 years

**Q32: From the given alternatives, select the word which CANNOT be formed using the letters of the given word.**

**JURISPRUDENCE**

(A) PRUNE

(B) PRESIDENT

(C) PREJUDICE

(D) PRINCE

**Q33: From the given alternative words, select the word which can be formed using the letters of , the given word.**

**MONUMENT**

(B) MOVEMENT

(C) TENANT

(D) TENT

**Q34: Some equations have been solved on the basis of a certain system. Find the correct answer for the unsolved equation on that basis.**

**If 29 x 13 = 14, 76 x 26 = 34, then 64 x 14=?**

(A) 32

(B) 26

(C) 54

(D) 39

**Q35: Sonu and his friend Rahul went for shopping. Sonu had ₹500 with him while Rahul had ₹240. Sonu spent twice as much as Ratul on shopping. Now Sonu has three times as much money as is left with Rahul. How much money did Sonu spend?**

(A) ₹ 440

(B) ₹ 120

(C) ₹ 220

(D) ₹ 60

**Q36: If ‘+’ stands for division; ‘x’ stands for addition; ‘—’ stands for multiplication; '÷’ stands for**

**subtraction, then which of the following equations is correct?**

**(A) 33 ÷ 4 x 5 + 6 — 2 = 30**

(B) 33 - 4 + 5 ÷ 6 + 2 = 24

(C) 33 — 4 ÷ 5 x 6 + 2 = 130

(D) 33 x 4 — 5 + 6 ÷ 2 = 26

**Q37: Which one of the following interchanges of signs would make the given equation correct?**

**5 + 3 x 8 — 12 ÷ 4 = 3**

(A) + and x

(B) + and ÷

(C) + and —

(D) - and ÷

**Directions**: In questions no. 38 and 39, select the missing number from the given responses.

**Q38:**

**1 4 9 16**

**1 2 3 4**

**2 4 6 ?**

(A) 5

(B) 4

(C) 8

(D) 7

**Q39:**

**121 100 ? 169**

**4 8 9 7**

**7 2 5 6**

(A) 196

(B) 214

(C) 81

(D) 114

**Q40: Starting from a point O, Mahesh walks a distance of 5 km South, then turns to his right and walks 3 km. From there he again turns right and walks 5 km. He then turns to his left and walks 5 km. How far is he from the starting point?**

(A) 8km

(B) 5km

(C) 15km

(D) 13 km

**Q41: A girl leaves from her home. She first walks 30 m in North-West direction and then 30 m**

**in South-West direction. Next, she walks 30 m in South-East direction. Firiafly, she turns**

**towards her house. In which direction is she moving?**

(A) South-East

(B) South-West

(C) North-East

(D) North-West

Answers:

31: (C) 29 years

32: (B) PRESIDENT

33: (A) MOUNT

34: (B) 26

35: (A) ₹ 440

36: (C) 33 — 4 ÷ 5 x 6 + 2 = 130

37: (D) - and ÷

38: (C) 8

39: (A) 196

40: (C) 15km

41: (B) South-West