IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-II (Aptitude): Questions 36 - 38 of 95

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Question number: 36

» Geometry » Polygons

Appeared in Year: 2014

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A gardener increased the area of rectangular garden by increasing its length by 40 % and decreasing its width by 20%. The area of the new garden

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

has increased by 20%.

b.

has increased by 8%.

c.

is exactly the same as the old area.

d.

has increased by 12%.

Question number: 37

» Logical Reasoning » Inference

Appeared in Year: 2014

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“Liberty, therefore, is never real unless the Government can be called to account when it invades rights. ” Which one of the following is the best justification of the above statement?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

In a decentralized society wherein the basic needs of men can find satisfaction

b.

In identifying a man as a political unit in a way which distinguishes him from other citizens

c.

In the realization that the government can be brought to book in a court of law

d.

In the understanding that liberty and restraints are complementary

Question number: 38

» Logical Reasoning » Based on Assumptions

Appeared in Year: 2014

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“If the political leadership fails to emerge, there is likelihood of military taking over power in developing countries. Radical student groups or labor may try to raise revolution but they are not likely to compete with the military. Military intervention, rule, and Withdrawal from politics is closely related to a society’s level of political development. ”

In the context of political development, the assumption in the above passage is that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

military fills in political vacuum.

b.

military intervention is inevitable for development.

c.

political leadership is not an effective instrument.

d.

All of the above

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