# Recent questions tagged cat2003-1

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Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A certain perfume is available at a duty-free shop at the Bangkok international airport. It is priced in the Thai currency Baht but other currencies are also acceptable. In particular, the shop accepts Euro and US Dollar at ... Thai Bahts and S pays the remaining amount in US Dollars. How much does M owe to S in US Dollars? 3 4 5 6
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New Age Consultants have three consultants Gyani, Medha and Buddhi. The sum of the number of projects handled by Gyani and Buddhi individually is equal to the number of projects in which Medha is involved. All three consultants are involved in 6 projects. Gyani ... in which Medha alone is invlolved? Uniquely equal to zero. Uniquely equal to one Uniquely equal to four cannot be determined uniquely
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Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A city has two perfectly circular and concentric ring roads, the outer ring road (OR) being twice as long as the inner ring road (IR). There are also four (straight line) chord roads from E1, the east ... inner ring road. What will be his travel time in minutes on the basis of the information given in the above question? 60 45 90 105
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Answer the question on the basis of the information given below: A city has two perfectly circular and concentric ring roads, the outer ring road (OR) being twice as long as the inner ring road (IR). There are also four (straight line) chord roads from E1, the east end point of OR to N2 ... - E1 on OR, and then on the chord road E1 - N2. What is the radius of the outer ring road in km? 60 40 30 20
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Choose 1 if the question can be answered by one of the statements alone but not by the other. Choose 2 if the question can be answered by using either statement alone. Choose 3 if the question can be answered by using both the statements together, but cannot be answered by using either ... in square centimeter? AD=1 cm, DF=1 cm and perimeter of DEF=3cm Perimeter of ABC=6 cm, AB=2 cm, and AC=2 cm
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Choose 1 if the question can be answered by one of the statements alone but not by the other. Choose 2 if the question can be answered by using either statement alone. Choose 3 if the question can be answered by using both the statements together, but cannot be answered by using either statement alone. ... $-3 \leq a \leq 3$ One of the roots of the equation $4x^2 - 4x +1 =0$ is a.
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Choose 1 if the question can be answered by one of the statements alone but not by the other. Choose 2 if the question can be answered by using either statement alone. Choose 3 if the question can be answered by using both the statements together, but cannot be answered by ... is the radius of the circle? AB is not a diameter of the circle. The distance between AB and the tangent at E is 5 cm
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Choose 1 if the question can be answered by one of the statements alone but not by the other. Choose 2 if the question can be answered by using either statement alone. Choose 3 if the question can be answered by using both the statements together, but cannot be answered by using either statement alone. ... equation is $- (\frac{1}{2} )$? The second root is $\frac{1}{2}$ the ratio of c and b is 1.
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Choose 1 if the question can be answered by one of the statements alone but not by the other. Choose 2 if the question can be answered by using either statement alone. Choose 3 if the question can be answered by using both the statements together, but cannot be answered by using either statement alone. ... equation is $- (\frac{1}{2} )$? The second root is $\frac{1}{2}$ the ratio of c and b is 1.
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Read the passage and answer the following question. At the heart of the enormous boom in wine consumption that has taken place in the English-speaking world over the last two decades or so is a fascinating, happy paradox. In the days when wine ... Consumers are able to appreciate better quality wines Some non-English speaking countries like Brazil indicate grape variety names on their labels.
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Read the passage and answer the following question. At the heart of the enormous boom in wine consumption that has taken place in the English-speaking world over the last two decades or so is a fascinating, happy paradox. In the days when wine was exclusively ... that the incidence of coronary heart disease was significantly lower in red wine drinkers than in those who did not drink red wine.
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Read the passage and answer the following question. At the heart of the enormous boom in wine consumption that has taken place in the English-speaking world over the last two decades or so is a fascinating, happy paradox. In the days when wine was ... use labels that show names of grape varieties ability of consumers to understand a wine's qualities when confronted with Brazilian upstarts .
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Read the passage and answer the following question. At the heart of the enormous boom in wine consumption that has taken place in the English-speaking world over the last two decades or so is a fascinating, happy paradox. In the days when wine was ... their wines English names Introduce fruity wines as Brazil has done Produce the wines that have become popular in the English-speaking world.
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Right through history, imperial powers have clung to their professions to death. Why, then, did Britain in 1947 give up jewel in its crown to India? For many reasons. The independence struggle exposed the ... same time To illustrate how erosion of the financial basis of an empire supports the granting of independence to an empire's constituents
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Right through history, imperial powers have clung to their professions to death. Why, then, did Britain in 1947 give up jewel in its crown to India? For many reasons. The independence struggle exposed the ... resource drain that had to be borne by the home country's white population An imperative that made open looting of resources impossible.
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Right through history, imperial powers have clung to their professions to death. Why, then, did Britain in 1947 give up jewel in its crown to India? For many reasons. The independence struggle exposed the ... conquest The weakening of the immorality attached to an emperor's looting behavior A growing awareness of the idea of equality among people
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Right through history, imperial powers have clung to their professions to death. Why, then, did Britain in 1947 give up jewel in its crown to India? For many reasons. The independence struggle exposed ... revenue from India would decline dramatically That the British were a small ethnic group That India would be increasingly difficult to rule
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Read the passage and answer the following question. The controversy over genetically-modified food continues unabated in the West. Genetic modification (GM) is the science by which the genetic material of a plant is altered, perhaps to make it ... actively involved in publicizing the results of scientific research Indian media only highlights scientific research which is funded by the government
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Read the passage and answer the following question. The controversy over genetically-modified food continues unabated in the West. Genetic modification (GM) is the science by which the genetic material of a plant is altered, perhaps to make it ... multinational corporations allows multinational corporations to control the food basket of the poor addresses the concerns of rich and poor countries
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Read the passage and answer the following question. The controversy over genetically-modified food continues unabated in the West. Genetic modification (GM) is the science by which the genetic material of a plant is altered, perhaps to make it more resistant ... application of stronger herbicides to keep the competing plants weed-free not allowing growth of any weeds, thus reducing soil fertility
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Read the passage and answer the following question. The controversy over genetically-modified food continues unabated in the West. Genetic modification (GM) is the science by which the genetic material of a plant is altered, perhaps to make it more resistant to pests or ... to be in the forefront of the anti-GM compaign? USA and Spain India and Iraq Germany and France Australia and New Zealand
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Social life is an outflow and meeting of personality, which means that its end is the meeting of character temperament and sensibility in which our thoughts and feelings and sense perceptions are brought into play at ... rich people to move around in poor suburbs Achieving a high degree of sociability does not stop the poor from hating the rich
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Social life is an outflow and meeting of personality, which means that its end is the meeting of character temperament and sensibility in which our thoughts and feelings and sense perceptions are brought into ... a third-class position. The word discriminate' in the last sentence of the third paragraph means recognize count distinguish analyse
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Social life is an outflow and meeting of personality, which means that its end is the meeting of character temperament and sensibility in which our thoughts and feelings and sense perceptions are brought into ... people do not spend too much time in the company of intimate friends large parties consist of casual acquaintances and intimate friends
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Social life is an outflow and meeting of personality, which means that its end is the meeting of character temperament and sensibility in which our thoughts and feelings and sense perceptions are brought into play at ... howl at better off people lamenting the drying up of our real social life criticizing the upper class for lavish showy parties
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Modern science, exclusive of geometry, is a comparatively recent creation and can be said to have originated with Galileo and Newton. Galileo was the first scientist to recognize clearly that the ... to understand some physical phenomena it is meaningless to try to understand the distinction between velocity and accelerated or rotational motion
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Modern science, exclusive of geometry, is a comparatively recent creation and can be said to have originated with Galileo and Newton. Galileo was the first scientist to recognize clearly that the ... Disciplines like Mathematics and Physics function best when integrated into one New knowledge about natural phenomena builds on existing knowledge
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Modern science, exclusive of geometry, is a comparatively recent creation and can be said to have originated with Galileo and Newton. Galileo was the first scientist to recognize clearly that the ... discovered the law of gravitation married physics with mathematics invented integral calculus started the use of the empirical method in science
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Read the passage and answer the following question. Modern science, exclusive of geometry, is a comparatively recent creation and can be said to have originated with Galileo and Newton. Galileo was the first scientist to recognize clearly that the ... of natural phenomena was chaotic physical phenomena conformed to mathematical laws natural phenomena were evolving towards a less chaotic future
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The poem given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer to the question. As you set out for Ithaka hope the journey is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, angry Poseidon - don't be afraid ... have understood by them what these Ithakas mean. Which of the following best reflects the tone of the poem? Prescribing Exhorting Pleading Consoling
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The poem given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer to the question. As you set out for Ithaka hope the journey is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, angry Poseidon - don't be afraid of them: you' ... not be afraid of Intra-personal obstacles that hinder one's journey Problems that one has to face to derive the most from one's journey
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The poem given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer to the question. As you set out for Ithaka hope the journey is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, angry Poseidon - don't be afraid of them: you'll ... what these Ithakas mean. In the poem, Ithaka is a symbol of the divine mother your inner self the path to wisdom life's distant goal
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The poem given below is followed by a question. Choose the best answer to the question. As you set out for Ithaka hope the journey is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, angry Poseidon - don't be afraid of them: ... sensual experience You can visit new cities and harbours You can experience the full range of sensuality You can buy a variety of fine things
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Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below: Seven varsity basketball players (A, B, C, D, E, F and G) are to be honoured at a special luncheon. The players will be seated on the dais in a row. A and G have to leave the luncheon early and so must be seated ... apart as possible. Which of the following pairs cannot occupy the seats on either side of B? F & D D & E E & G C & F
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Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below: Seven varsity basketball players (A, B, C, D, E, F and G) are to be honoured at a special luncheon. The players will be seated on the dais in a row. A and G have to leave the luncheon early and so must be ... must be seated as far apart as possible. Which of the following pairs cannot be seated together? B & D C & F D & G E & A
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In the question, there are two statements: A and B, either of which can be true or false on the basis of the information given below: A research agency collected the following data regarding the admission process of a reputed management school in India. Year ... among females decreased from 2002 to 2003 The percentage of absentees in written test among males was larger than among females in 2003.
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In the question, there are two statements: A and B, either of which can be true or false on the basis of the information given below: A research agency collected the following data regarding the admission process of a reputed management school in India. ... than the corresponding proportion for females. In 2002, among those called for interview, males had a greater success rate than females.