- IBPS BANK CLERK CWE-V (Prelim) 2015

IBPS BANK CLERK CWE-V (Prelim) 2015

Directions (1-5):

In the following questions, read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. Select the part with the error as your answer. If there is no error, select 'No error' as your answer. Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.

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below the earth belonged (2)

1. Explanation :

below the earth belonged (2)

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dressed simply but (2)

1. Explanation :

dressed simply but (2)/

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and a bucket fully water (3)

1. Explanation :

and a bucket fully water (3)/

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The Princess was very beauty (1)

1. Explanation :

The Princess was very beauty (1)

Directions (6-15):

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(4) subsequent

1. Explanation :

(4) subsequent

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(1) Only B

1. Explanation :

(1) Only B

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(1) disturbed

1. Explanation :

(1) disturbed

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(3) loose

1. Explanation :

(3) loose

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(4) He was obedient

1. Explanation :

(4) He was obedient

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(2) by that time he had more faith in his capabilities.

1. Explanation :

(2) by that time he had more faith in his capabilities.

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(5) None of the given statements is true.

1. Explanation :

(5) None of the given statements is true.

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(2) denial

1. Explanation :

(2) denial

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(3) A popular topic of discussion

1. Explanation :

(3) A popular topic of discussion

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(4) The Bird With The Golden Feather

1. Explanation :

(4) The Bird With The Golden Feather

Directions (16-20):

In the following questions,a sentence with four words in underline type is given. One of these words given in bold maybe either wrongly spelt or inappropriate in the context of the sentence. Find out the word which is wrongly spelt or inappropriate, if any. That word is your answer. If all the words given in bold are correctly spelt and also appropriate in the context of the sentence, select 'All correct' as your answer.

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(1) bye

1. Explanation :

(1) bye

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(1) part

1. Explanation :

(1) part

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(3) busyness

1. Explanation :

(3) busyness

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(5) All correct

1. Explanation :

(5) All correct

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(2) dibate

1. Explanation :

(2) dibate

Directions (21-25):

Rearrange the given six sentences/group of sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in a proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the given questions. (A) One would find all kinds of strange things in his room. (B) Once, he built a pulley system so that he could all the drawers in his dresser. (C) After that, Marty had to take his experiments to the shed. (D) Marty loved science and was always doing experiments at his house. (E) His mother got all tangled up in the ropes and was struck there for half the afternoon.

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(4)B

1. Explanation :

(4)B

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(2)E

1. Explanation :

(2)E

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(2)D

1. Explanation :

(2)D

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(1)A

1. Explanation :

(1)A

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(3)C

1. Explanation :

(3)C

Directions (26-30): In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Against each, five words are suggested. one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case. On day a young approached a teacher. “Sir. I see so many people around me talking a lot and everyone (26) to be impressed by them. But my mother scolds me if I am (27). She says only fools are talkative." The teacher smiled. 'Consider the noisy miner bird. It calls and screeches all day " . (28) the teacher. 'But people hardly pay any attention to it. (29) the other hand think of the rooster. It crows early every morning and we start our day. (30) how much importance people attach to its call.' Yes sir, I understand', said the boy, "Talking a lot is of no use. It is important to be sensible and say the right thing at the right time."

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(1) seems

1. Explanation :

(1) seems

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(2) worried

1. Explanation :

(2) worried

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(4) explained

1. Explanation :

(4) explained

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(2) on

1. Explanation :

(2) on

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(4) Similarly

1. Explanation :

(4) Similarly

NUMERICAL ABILITY

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(3) 270

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(5) 9 : 13

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(1) 118

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(1) 113

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(3) 48.9

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(1) Rs. 30,000

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(2) 13

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(1) 4

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(1) 250.75

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(3) 370

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(1) 3

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(5) 8100

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(2) 13

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(3) 184

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(2) 17

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(4) 5

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(5) 83

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(5) 294 square metre

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(1) 21

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(5) Rs. 20.5

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(2) 45

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(2) 18

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(3) 58

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(1) 130

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(3) 37.5

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(5) 100

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(3) 395

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(3) Rs.1860

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(1) 18

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(5) 165 km

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(4) Rs.1140

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(2) 32

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(1) Rs.522

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(3) 14

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REASONING

Directions (1-5):
The following questions are
based on the five three digit numbers given
below:
192 756 275 643 584

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(3) 14

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(3) 109

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(5) 1

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(2) One

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(1) 4

1. Explanation :

Directions (06-10): Study the following
questions given below :

Seven persons — A. B, C, D, K, L and M — are
seated in a straight line facing north, with
equal distance between each other but not
necessarily in the same order.
• D sits fourth to the right of M. Neither D nor
M sits at any of the extreme ends of the line.
• A is one of the immediate neighbours of D.
• B sits second to the left of K. K is not an
immediate neighbour of D.
• Only one person sits between K and C.

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(4) Third to the left

1. Explanation :

K is sitting third to the left of D.

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(5) A, B

1. Explanation :

B and A are seated at the two extreme ends of the line.

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(3) One

1. Explanation :

Only D is sitting between A and C.

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(2) L

1. Explanation :

L sits second to the left of D.

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(1) L

1. Explanation :

L sits second to the left of D.

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(2) 8

1. Explanation :

Directions (12-13): Study the following
questions given below:

F is the grandson of U. M is the mother of F.
M is married to P. P is the son of G. G is
married to K.

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(1) either father-in-law or mother-in-law

1. Explanation :

P is the husband of M. P is the father of F. P is the son of G and K. 12. K is either father or mother of P. M is the wife of P. Therefore, K is either father-in-law or mother-in-law of M.

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(2) Grandson

1. Explanation :

M is the mother of F. F is the grandson of U. If D is the father of M, then F Is the grandson of D.

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(1) Three

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(5) H

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(4) Three

1. Explanation :

Directions (17-18): Study the following
questions given below:

Five persons — D, E, F, G and H — have
different heights. E is taller than G but shorter
than both D and H. F is taller than D but
shorter than H. The one who is the third
shortest is 162 cm tall. The one who is the
tallest is 179 cm tall.

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(4) 35 cm

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(2) D

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(5) SBMLR

1. Explanation :

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(5) SBMLR

1. Explanation :

Directions (21 - 25): Study the following
questions given below :

Eight persons -O, P, Q, R, 5, T, U and V - are
sitting around a circular table facing the
centre but not necessarily in the same order.
• O sits third to the right of Q, Only three
persons sit between o and V.
• R sits third to the right of S.
• S is not an immediate neighbour of o.
• U sits to the immediate left of P. U is not an
immediate neighbour of O.

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(3) Three

1. Explanation :

Three persons are seated between S and U.

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(1) U, O

1. Explanation :

U and O are immediate neighbours of R.

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(4) R

1. Explanation :

R sits third to the left of V.

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(2) USR

1. Explanation :

Except in USR, in all others there are three persons between the first two persons and there is only one person between the second and the third persons.

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(5) None of the given statements is true

1. Explanation :

T sits second to the right of Q. Either two or four persons sit between T and V. T sits to the immediate right of s. T is an immediate neighbour of both O and S.