UPSC IAS CS Prelims 2015 General studieas Question Paper with Answer PDF

The UPSC IAS Civil Services Preliminary Exam as conducted by Union Public Service Commission on 23 August 2015. This question paper contains 100 multiple choice questions with the negative marking of one by three.

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UPSC Civil Services Answer Key Cut off Marks 2015 - 23rd August Exam Question Paper

UPSC Civil Services Cut off Marks 2015 2014 2013 2012, UPSC CSAT Cut off Scores

Every year, UPSC Conducts Civil Services Exam for the recruitment of Staff. Lakhs of candidates prepares for this exam but very few of them are able to qualify it. It is very important for a candidate who want to qualify UPSC Civil Services exam that he/she should know what is the cut off score to clear the exam. So to help those candidates, here is a collection of UPSC Civil Services Cut off marks of Last years including 2015 (expected), 2014, 2013, 2012.

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UPSC Civil Services Cut off marks 2015 2014 2012 2011

For those candidates who want to qualify UPSC Civil Services exam should know what are the cut off scores they have to clear. Those candidates who are preparing, should know what will be the minimum scores they have to get in UPSC Civil Services exam to qualify the exam.
Here we are posting the official cut off marks of UPSC CSAT 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2015 Preliminary (expected). This will let you get an idea what marks you have to target.

UPSC Civil Services Pre 2015 Cut off marks (expected)

General - 209
OBC - 208
SC - 185
ST - 177

Official cut off marks will be posted here after release.
The above cut off marks carries a variation of +-5 marks and just to give an idea.
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UPSC IAS CS Prelims 23rd August 2015 - New Test Centres address notification

The UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) will be conducting the IAS CS and IFC Preliminary examination on 23 August 2015. There has been a some change in  the allotted examination centres.

New Test Centres

Imphal center candidates, whose roll numbers fall within 0681544 and 0782031, need to note that their venue has been shifted to MODERN COLLEGE, POROMPAT, IMPHAL EAST - 795001.

Candidates whose roll numbers fall within 0178701 to 0184500, need to note that their venue has been shifted to DR. SAMPURNANAND SARVODAYA KANYA VIDYALAYA NO.1, C-BLOCK, YAMUNA VIHAR, (NEAR TELEPHONE EXCHANGE, YAMUNA VIHAR, C-10 BLOCK), DELHI - 110053.

Revised e-admit cards for these candidates have already been uploaded at the commission website.
Candidates whose roll numbers fall within 0439172 and 0441692, need to note that their venue has been shifted to GOVT. GIRLS SR. SECONDARY SCHOOL, B BLOCK, ANANDVAS, NEAR S.B.I., D-BLOCK, SHAKURPUR, DELHI - 110034.

Candidates whose roll numbers fall within 0025511 to 0027025 need to note that their venue is RAJKIYA PRATIBHA VIKAS VIDYALAYA, C-BLOCK, LAJPAT NAGAR 1, NEW DELHI 110024.

The admit cards for the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) IAS preliminary examination 2015 are available at the official website of UPSC. The candidates who have registered themselves for this exam can download the same, today onward till August 23.

It is mandatory for the candidates to bring their admit cards along with them to appear in their respective exam centres. All the important details like examination centers, roll number, date & timing of examination are mentioned in the admit card.

UPSC conducts several written examinations as well as interviews for selecting eligible and talented candidates for various posts. Every year, a large number of candidates register themselves for the exam.

How to download the admit card

The registered candidates are required to log on to the official website www.upsc.gov.in.

They should then click on the 'e-Admit Card-Civil Service Examination, 2015 link.

Fill in the required information and click on submit.

Save or take the print out of the displayed admit card.

Important dates

Date of the examination is August 23

The results will be announced on the last week of October
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SSC CGL Answer Key 16th August 2014 Morning and Evening Slot Questions

SSC CGL Answer Key 0f 16th August 2015 Morning and Evening shift exams in PDF format. Second Paper of SSC CGL Answer key free download with all questions and answers.

SSC CGL Answer Key Tier 1 Second paper 2015

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Exam Date: 16-08-2015

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Evening Exam - SSC CGL 9th August 2015 Questions and Answer

Evening Shift Exam - SSC CGL 9th August 2015 Questions and Answer

1: Find the odd number pair from the given alternatives

  1. (108,36)
  2. (42,14)
  3. (69,23)
  4. (56,19)

Explanation:

2: Find the odd letter

  1. R N J F
  2. T P L I
  3. S O K J
  4. Y U Q M

Explanation:

3: Find the odd letter

  1. EYES
  2. NOSE
  3. EARS
  4. VESTIBULAR

Explanation:

4: Find the odd number in series

32, 13, 51, 24, 46, 20, 72, 45

  1. 46
  2. 13
  3. 72
  4. 20

Explanation:

5:  which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

6:  which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

7: Liberalism stands for ?

  1. freedom in social, political and economic aspects
  2. religious orthodoxy
  3. self - emancipation
  4. a movement & an attitude

Explanation:

8: Cyanide poisoning causes death in seconds because ?

  1. It breaks the electron transport chain
  2. It causes cradic arrest
  3. It denatures enzymes of the heart
  4. It causes Lysis of red blood cells

Explanation:

9: Who is considered founder of the Gupta Empire ?

  1. Chandra Gupta I
  2. Srigupta
  3. Chandra Gupta II
  4. Samudra Gupta

Explanation:

10: The Battle of Plassey was fought in year ?


  1. 1757
  2. 1576
  3. 1761
  4. 1775

Explanation:

11: For a missile launched with a velocity less than the earth's escape velocity, the total energy is ?

  1. Positive
  2. Zero
  3. either positive or negative
  4. Negative

Explanation:

12: Mahatma Gandhi began his political activities in India ftrst from ?

  1. Dandi
  2. Sabarmati
  3. Kheda
  4. Champaran

Explanation:

13: When a helium atom loses an electron it becomes ?

  1. A proton
  2. A negative helium ion
  3. An alpha particle
  4. A positive helium ion

Explanation:

14: Who discovered the first antibiotic ?

  1. Louis Pastour
  2. C Waksman
  3. W Fleming
  4. A Fleming

Explanation:

15: A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by it's row and next by it's columns, e.g 'A' canbe represented by 01,14 etc and E can be represented by 55,66 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the set for the word "ORGAN"

MATRIX - I



0 1 2 3 4
0 P A G R Z
1 G R Z P A
2 Z P A G R
3 A G R Z P
4 R Z P A G


MATRIX- II



5 6 7 8 9
5 E M L N O
6 L E O M N
7 O N E L M
8 N O M E L
9 M L N O E

  1. 98, 03, 44, 22, 58
  2. 67, 22, 31, 58, 22
  3. 75, 03, 11, 22, 76
  4. 86, 40, 23, 14, 96

Explanation:

16: select the related word/letter/number from the given alternatives.
9:50 :: ?

  1. 15:225
  2. 18:190
  3. 22:110
  4. 20:105

Explanation:

17: What is the fascist view of state?

  1. Nation state is unquestionably sovereign
  2. State is under the control of king
  3. State is the instrument of exploitation in the hands of few
  4. State enhances the ideal of individualism

Explanation:

18: Earthquakes are caused by ?

  1. Earth rotation
  2. Denudation
  3. Teetonism
  4. Earth revolution

Explanation:

19: When is International 'Yoga Divas' is celebrated ?


  1. 21 July
  2. 21st May
  3. 25th April
  4. 21st June

Explanation:

20: Heavy metals got their name because compared to order atoms they have ?


  1. Higher atomic radii
  2. Higher densities
  3. Higher atomic numbers
  4. Higher atomic masses

Explanation:

21: In the grass lands, trees do not replace the grasses as a part of an ecological succession because of ?


  1. Limited sun light and paucity of nutrients
  2. Water limits and fire
  3. None of the options
  4. Insect and fungi

Explanation:

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Questions Asked in SSC CGL Tier 1 9th August Exam Morning Shift with Answer

Questions Asked in SSC CGL Tier 1 9th August Exam Morning Shift with Answer, SSC CGL 9th august 2015 questions and answer pdf download

1: Identify the diagram  that best represents the relationship among the classes given below:

Animals, land animals, sea animals


  1. A
  2. b
  3. c
  4. D

Explanation:

2: Seven persons A,B,C,D,E,F and G are standing in a straight line.
D is to the right of G
C is between A and B
E is between F and D
There are three persons between G and B.
Who is on the extreme left ?

  1. D
  2. A
  3. B
  4. G

Explanation:

3: D X H : 4 X 8 as M X Q :  ?

  1. 12 X 16
  2. 12 X 17
  3. 13 X 17
  4. 14 X 18

Explanation:

4: Haematology : Blood :: Phycology : ?

  1. Algae
  2. Fungi
  3. Fishes
  4. Diseases

Explanation:

5: MAN : PDQ :: WAN : ?

  1. YDQ
  2. ZDQ
  3. YQD
  4. NAW

Explanation:

6: AEFJ : KOPT :: ? : QUVZ

  1. HKQL
  2. GLKP
  3. HLKP
  4. GKLP

Explanation:

7: 2 : 32 :: 3 : ?

  1. 183
  2. 143
  3. 243
  4. 293

Explanation:

8: Pride of Lions ::______ of cats

  1. Bunches
  2. Herd
  3. Clowder
  4. School

Explanation:

9: Which one of the given responses would be meaningful order of the following ?

1. Elephant
2. Cat
3. Mosquito
4. Tiger

  1. 5,3,1,2,4
  2. 3,2,4,1,5
  3. 2,5,1,4,3
  4. 1,3,5,4,2

Explanation:

10: Find the odd word

  1. Evening
  2. Night
  3. Morning
  4. Noon

Explanation:

11: Find the odd letter pair

  1. IHKL
  2. CBEF
  3. GFHJ
  4. EDGH

Explanation:

12: Find the odd word

  1. Equality
  2. Liberty
  3. Society
  4. Fraternity

Explanation:

13: Find the odd number

  1. 6023
  2. 4025
  3. 7202
  4. 5061

Explanation:

14: Find the odd number pair


  1. 104:78
  2. 64:48
  3. 80:60
  4. 96:80

Explanation:

15: Find the odd letters pair

  1. KQNN
  2. HSKP
  3. DWFU
  4. EVHS

Explanation:

16:  a _ _ dba _ _ bcad _ _ da _ _ cd

  1. bccdbcab
  2. cbcddcba
  3. aabbccdd
  4. abcddcba

Explanation:

17: ccbab _ caa _ bccc _ a _


  1. bbba
  2. babb
  3. baab
  4. babc

Explanation:

18:

In the fig:

Q represents all quadrilaterals
K represents all Kites
R represents all Rhombus
P represents all Parallelogram

The statement Rhombus is also a kite can be described as ?

  1. P and K is nothing but R
  2. P and K is nothing but R
  3. P or R is nothing but K
  4. P and R is nothing but K

Explanation:

19: A piece of paper is folded and cut as shown below in the question figures. From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.


  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

20: From the given alternative words, select the word which cannot be formed using the letters of the given word. "CUMBERSOME"

  1. MERCY
  2. MOUSE
  3. ROME
  4. SOBER

Explanation:

21: If, + stands for division; x stands for addition; - stands for multiplication; ÷ stands for subtraction, which of the following is correct ?

46 x 6 ÷ 4 - 5 + 3 = 74
46 - 6 + 4 x 5 ÷ 3 = 71
46 ÷ 6 x 4 - 5 + 3 = 75.5
46 x 6 - 4 + 5 ÷ 3 = 70.1

  1. d
  2. c
  3. b
  4. a

Explanation:

22: Select the missing number from the given responses.

  1. 17
  2. 18
  3. 12
  4. 16

Explanation:

23: Select the missing number from the given responses.

  1. 1
  2. 30
  3. 0
  4. 11

Explanation:

24: Select the missing number from the given responses.

7    5    3
8    4    9
2    8    ?
112  160  162

  1. 8
  2. 4
  3. 6
  4. 12

Explanation:

25: Select the missing number from the given responses.

  1. 1097
  2. 907
  3. 97
  4. 9170

Explanation:

26: Select the missing number from the given responses.

9   11  13
13  15  17
10  12  14
14  16  18
11  13  ?

  1. 14
  2. 21
  3. 15
  4. 22

Explanation:

27: 4, 6, 10, 16, 24, ?

  1. 34
  2. 30
  3. 28
  4. 40

Explanation:

28: 3, 5, 9, 17, ?

  1. 65
  2. 42
  3. 26
  4. 33

Explanation:

29: In a certain code 253 means books are old, 546 means man is old and 378 means buy good books. Which stands for "are" in that code ?

  1. 6
  2. 5
  3. 4
  4. 2

Explanation:

30: Statement: Every school should promote partnerships that will increase parental involvement and participation for promoting the growth of children

Conclusion I: For the growth of children parents should be involved in various school activities

II. Involvement of parents in school activities has no influence on the growth of the children

  1. Only II follows
  2. Both I and II follow
  3. Neither I nor II follows
  4. Only I follows

Explanation:

31: Statement: Aggressive animals can be trained with care and affection to behave as the occasions demand

Conclusions I: Trained dogs cannot be aggressive.

II. Animals are always aggressive unless care and affection is given to them.

  1. Only II follows
  2. Both I and II follow
  3. Neither I nor II follows
  4. Both I and II follows

Explanation:

32: A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g, A can be represented ny 01, 14 etc. and O can be represented by 59, 67 etc. Similarly you have to identify the set for the word "PEARL"

MATRIX - I


0 1 2 3 4
0 P A G R Z
1 G R Z P A
2 Z P A G R
3 A G R Z P
4 R Z P A G


MATRIX- II



5 6 7 8 9
5 E M L N O
6 L E O M N
7 O N E L M
8 N O M E L
9 M L N O E

  1. 00, 66, 14, 32, 50
  2. 12, 88, 43, 32, 89
  3. 00, 55, 22, 11, 96
  4. 13, 77, 30, 14, 88

Explanation:

33: Name the single letter, which can be prefixed to the following words in order to obtain entirely new words ?

TILL, TABLE, PILE, TAB, PRING

  1. H
  2. C
  3. S
  4. B

Explanation:

34: In a certain code "MOUSE" is written as "PRUQC". How is "SHIFT" written in that code ?

  1. VIKRD
  2. VJLDR
  3. RKIVD
  4. VKIDR

Explanation:

35: Which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?


  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

36: which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

37: Which number indicate doctor who are not married ?

  1. 4
  2. 2
  3. 6
  4. 1

Explanation:

38: Pinky walks a distance of 600 mtr. towards east, turns left and moves 500 mtr, then turns left and walks 600 mtr and then turns left again and moves 500 mtr and halts. At what distance in meters is she from the starting point ?

  1. 0
  2. 600
  3. 2200
  4. 500

Explanation:

39: Using the following code and key decode the given coded word :

Code : L  X  P  Z  J  Y  Q  M  N  B
Key:   b  a  e  s  p  r  h  i  g  t

Coded word : ZBYXMNQB

  1. height
  2. straight
  3. struggle
  4. strength

Explanation:

40: If the mirror is placed on the line MN, then which of the answer figures is the right image of the given figure ?

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

41: If + => x , - => ÷ , x => +, ÷ => -, then which of the following correct equation out of the following ?

  1. 18 + 6 - 4 x 2 ÷ 3 = 36
  2. 18 x 6 - 4 + 7 x 8 = 47
  3. 18 - 6 x 7 ÷ 2 + 8 = 63
  4. 18 ÷ 6 + 4 - 2 ÷ 3 = 22

Explanation:

42: The figure given on the left hand side is folded to form a box. Choose from the alternatives (1), (2), (3) and (4) the boxes that is similar to the box formes.

  1. (1), (3) and (4) only
  2. (1) and (4) only
  3. (2) and (3) only
  4. (2) and (4) only

Explanation:

43: From the given answer figures, select the one which is hidden/embedded in the question figure:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

Explanation:

44: Unscramble the following letters to frame a meaningful word. Then find out the correct numerical position of the letters:

B  C  U  S  M  E  L  R  N  A
1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10

  1. 3 9 4 2 8 10 5 1 7 6
  2. 6 1 4 3 2 5 8 7 9 10
  3. 3 1 5 7 10 4 2 6 9 8
  4. 2 1 3 4 6 8 9 7 5 10

Explanation:

45: Sunita rode her scooty northwards, then turned left and then again rode to her left 4 km. She found herself exactly 2 kms went of her starting point. How far did she ride northwards initially ?

  1. 4 km
  2. 5 km
  3. 6 km
  4. 2 km

Explanation:

46: How many triangles are there in the figure ?

  1. 28
  2. 14
  3. 20
  4. 24

Explanation:

47: Find out the number of circles in the given figure:

  1. 14
  2. 18
  3. 17
  4. 16

Explanation:

48: Choose the correct alternative to complete the series:
Lily, Daisy, Datura, ______

  1. Marigold
  2. Jasmine
  3. Hibiscus
  4. Sun

Explanation:

49: In a row of men, Manoj is 30th from the right and Kiran  is 20th from the left. When they interchange their position, Manoj becomes 35th from the right. What is the total number of men in the row ?

  1. 54
  2. 44
  3. 45
  4. 34

Explanation:

50: A train starts from station A and reaches B 15 minutes late when it moves with 40 km/hr and 24 minutes late when it goes 30 km/hr. The distance between the two stations is ?


  1. 18 km
  2. 16 km
  3. 21 km
  4. 24 km

Explanation:

51: Sink hole is a phenomenon of ______ topography ?

  1. Plain
  2. Karst
  3. Desert
  4. Tundra

Explanation:

52: Who was the founder of Lodhi Dynasty ?

  1. Bahlol Lodhi
  2. Ibrahim Lodhi
  3. Sikandar Lodhi
  4. Daulat Khan Lodhi

Explanation:

53: X-rays can be used ?

  1. to detect heart diseases
  2. to detect defects in precious stones and diamonds
  3. for cutting and welding of metals
  4. to detect gold under the earth

Explanation:

54: Kerala is famous for the cultivation of ?

1. Coconut
2. Black-pepper
3. Rubber
4. Rice

  1. 1,2 and 4
  2. 2,3 and 4
  3. 1 and 4
  4. 1, 2 and 3

Explanation:

55: It is easy to burst a gas-filled balloon with a needle than with a nail. It is because ?

  1. needle exerts more pressure than nail on the balloon
  2. nail is more longer than needle
  3. gas is reactive with the needle
  4. nail exerts more pressure than needle on the balloon

Explanation:

56: The legislature gains a priority over the executive in ?

  1. A presidential Government
  2. A parliamentary Government
  3. A Federal Government
  4. An Authoritarian Government

Explanation:

57: Which one of the following pair is not correctly matched ?

  1. Vikramaditya - Chaitanya
  2. Chanakya - Chandragupta
  3. Harshvardhan - Hiuen Tsang
  4. Akbar - Todarmal

Explanation:

58: The birthday of which of the following leaders is celebrated as Teachers Day in India ?

  1. Dr. C. Rajgopalachari
  2. Dr. Rajendra Prasad
  3. Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
  4. Lala Lajpat Rai

Explanation:

59: Animals protein is called first class protein because it is ?

  1. rich in essential amino acids
  2. cheaper in the market
  3. easily digestible
  4. delicious in taste

Explanation:

60: To whom  the line A thing of beauty is a joy for ever is attributed ?

  1. John Keats
  2. Charles Dickens
  3. William Wordsworth
  4. Jonathan Swift

Explanation:

61: The ship building yard - Mazgaon Dock is located at ?

  1. Mumbai
  2. Kolkata
  3. Vishakhapatnam
  4. Kochi

Explanation:

62: Jallianwala a incident took place at ?

  1. Lucknow
  2. Amritsar
  3. Surat
  4. Allahabad

Explanation:

63: Photoperiodism affects ?

  1. All of these
  2. Vegetative growth
  3. Fruiting
  4. Flowering

Explanation:

64: The Panchayat Samiti remains accountable for its function to ?

  1. The Gram Panchayats and Gram Sabhas
  2. Anchal Panchayats
  3. Zilla Parishads
  4. Janpad Panchayats

Explanation:

65: Which one of the following animals belongs to mollusca ?

  1. Hare
  2. Hyla
  3. Hydra
  4. Haliotis

Explanation:

66: Gross National product - Depreciation Allowance = ?

  1. Gross Domestic Product
  2. Personal Income
  3. Per Capita Income
  4. Net National Product

Explanation:

67: The award given for outstanding performance in sports is ?

  1. Padam Shri Award
  2. Arjuna Award
  3. Bharat Ratna
  4. Dronacharya Award

Explanation:

68: If the president wants to resign from his office, he may do so by writing to the ?

  1. Chief justice of India
  2. Vice president
  3. Prime minister
  4. None of these

Explanation:

69: Most commonly used bleaching agent is ?

  1. Carbon dioxide
  2. Sodium chloride
  3. Alcohol
  4. Chlorine

Explanation:

70: The south - east trade winds are attracted towards the Indian sub-continent in the rainy season due to ?

  1. the effect of Northern-East trade winds
  2. the effect of easterlies
  3. the development of cyclone over the equator
  4. the presence of low atmospheric pressure over North West India

Explanation:

71: Outside the nucleus DNA is found in ?

  1. Mitochondria
  2. Endoplasmin reticulum
  3. Golgi bodies
  4. Ribosome

Explanation:

72: The term brown air is used for ?

  1. Photochemical smog
  2. Sulfurous smog
  3. Acid fumes
  4. Industrial Smog

Explanation:

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RBI Assistant 9th august 2015 Exam Answer Key Solved Questions Asked in Morning Shift

RBI Assistant 9th august 2015 Exam Answer Key Solved Questions Asked in Morning Shift

1.world literacy day? 8 sept
2.solo varia currency? Euro
3.Green signal: written by? Vevek agnihitri
4.hriday scheme launched by rajnath rings in which state? Amritsar Punjab
5.palm c28 launched to which country?
6.Buddha in traffic gam director?
7.KILIMINJARO WHERE? Africas highest peak
8.PIPAVA WHERE? Mumbai maharastra
9.KOHIMA CAPITAL OF? Nagaland
10.COMMUNICATION MINISTER? Ravi shankar prasad
11.JOSHNA CHINPA RELATED TO ? Squash player
12.NEXT WORLD CUP? 2019 england
13.WORLD TRADE ORGANISATION HEAD QUARTER? Ganeva
14.OECD HQ? Paris
15.Age limit atal pension yojana…ans-40
16.azlan shah cup related to? hockey
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How was your SSC CGL Tier 1 (9th august 2015) Morning Exam?

Please share your exam experience of SSC CGL Tier -1 Exam 2015 which was kicked off on 9th August 2015(morning Shift). We hope that the hard work of our readers reaped success.


How was your exam today- easy/medium/difficult. and How many questions did you attempt - in each section and overall.

Also, share the GK and Maths,English Questions, type of questions in Exam, number of attempts in Exam. which were asked. It would be really helpful for candidates, who are yet to appear for the future exam of SSC.
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SSC CGL Tier 1 Answer Key of Exam held on 9th August 2015 - Morning & Evening Shift

Download Answer Key of SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam held on 9th August 2015 (Sunday) in 2 shifts morning and evening. www.ssc.nic.in is all set to release Selection Commission (SSC) will soon release Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier-1 exam answer key 2015 on its official webpage www.ssc.nic.in.

This examination was held successfully on 9th August, 2015 at various exam centers. Huge number of candidates are appeared in this examination. All the appeared candidates are searching for SSC CGL Tier1 exam answer key 2015 on internet.

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has recently issued a notification for Combined Graduat level (CGL) Tier1 exam 2015. There are very large number of candidates had filled the application form & Appeared in this SSC CGL tier1 examination 2015. Candidates who have appeared for this exam can check & download SSC CGL Tier1 exam answer key 2015 from the link given below…

Name Of The Organisation: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)

Name Of The Exam: Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier-1

Exam Date: 9th August, 2015

Official Webpage: www.ssc.nic.in


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SBI PO Prelims Exam Reviews and Answers - 28th June 2015 Morning shift

How was your SBI PO Prelims Exam held on 28th june 2015 Morning Shift. Share your reviews with our readers who are interested to give this exam. It will be a huge sign of relief among our readers, so that they can prepare themselves accordingly.

Its time to discuss regarding today's SBI PO Prelims Exam. So, share the following (as much as you can remember) –
How was your exam?
What was the difficulty level?
What is your attempt?
How was the DI?
What was asked in Reasoning?
Was English time-taking?
Which portion you find easy?
Any questions you remember?

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SSC CPO SI ASI Solved Exam 21st June 2015 Questions And Answers Key

SSC CPO Exam Held on 21st June 2015  solved questions with pdf download for free.

1: 9 : 24 :: ? : 6
  1. 3
  2. 2
  3. 1
  4. 5
Explanation: 

2: hive : bee :: eyrie : ?
  1. Pigeon
  2. Sparrow
  3. Parrot
  4. Eagle
Explanation: Examples:
Dog-Kennel
Bee-Hive
Eagle-Eyrie
Lion-Den
Eskimo-Igloo
Knight-Mansion
Nun-Convent
Bird-Nest
Hare-Burrow

3: DHLPTX : BFJNRV :: CGKOSW : ?
  1. AIOMUQ
  2. UMQEIA
  3. IJKLMN
  4. AEIMQU
Explanation:

4: DCBA : WXYZ :: IJKL : ?
  1. SRQP
  2. QPON
  3. PONM
  4. RQPO
Explanation:

5: STAR : RATS :: WARD : ?
  1. MICE
  2. SHINE
  3. FAME
  4. DRAW
Explanation:

6: Find the odd number/letters/number pair in below options
  1. mmm qqq ttt
  2. ccc ggg kkk
  3. kkk ooo sss
  4. bbb fff jjj
Explanation: In the end, in place "ttt" there should be "uuu". The scheme of skipping letters ccc(def)ggg(hij)kkk.

7: Find the odd number/letters/number pair from the given alternatives
  1. Marigold
  2. Lotus
  3. Tulip
  4. Rose
Explanation: Here, all except Lotus are flowers, which grow on land while lotus is a water flower.

8: Find the odd number/letters/number pair from the given alternatives
  1. TEAP
  2. QIEM
  3. HIUL
  4. ZOIV
Explanation:

9: find the odd number/letters/number pair from the given alternatives
  1. Brass
  2. Tin
  3. Bronze
  4. Steel
Explanation: Bronze is an alloy. All the rest are elements in the periodic table.

Cu = copper
Fe = iron
Sn = tin
Pb = lead

Bronze is generally a mixture of copper and tin, however it can also
include other elements such as phosphorus, manganese, aluminum, or
silicon.


10: Find the odd number/letters/number pair from the given alternatives
  1. ( 47,49 )
  2. ( 5,7 )
  3. ( 29,31 )
  4. ( 11,13 )
Explanation:

11: Find the odd number/letters/number pair from the given alternatives
  1. 8110
  2. 1234
  3. 9100
  4. 1189
Explanation:

12: Which one of the given responses would be a meaningful order of the following?

1) Rivulet
2) Ocean
3) Tributary
4) River
5) Sea
6) Rain
  1. 6 5 3 1 2 4
  2. 5 6 1 3 2 4
  3. 6 4 1 3 5 2
  4. 6 1 3 4 5 2
Explanation:


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SBI PO Prelims 20th & 21st June 2015 Questions and Answers Key, Exam Review

Questions Asked in SBI PO Prelims Exam June 2015 for Probationary Officer with Answers. SBI PO Exam is held on 20th and 21st June 2015 in morning and evening shifts. Solutions Probationary Officer answer key questions with answers sbi.co.in  English Language Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Ability morning & evening.

Candidates who are going to appear in the exam on next Sat & Sun 27 & 28th June 2015 can check SBI PO asked questions. We have collected all the SBI PO questions 20 June 2015 and 21 June 2015 and given SBI PO solutions.

Name of the Organization: State bank of India
Official site: www.sbi.co.in
Name of the Job: Probationary Officer
Vacancies: 2062
Name of the Exam: sbi PO prelims Exam
Date of the Exam: 20& 21.06.2015
SBI PO result Date: 2nd week of July 2015
Date of SBI PO Main Exam: 01.08.2015 (tentative)

The detailed analysis of the individual sections is given below: 
Section Total Ques Max. Marks Level of Difficulty Good Attempts Approx Time Taken (In min)
Reasoning 35 35 Moderate (Difficult Puzzle) 23-26 20
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 Moderate 14-19 25
English Language 30 30 Easy 16-20 15
Total 100 100 Moderate 53-65 60

Reasoning – The overall difficulty level of this section was easy to moderate, except for inner-outer puzzle
The details of the section are as follows: 

Topic Number of Questions
Syllogisms 5
Seating Arrangement (In & Out) 10
Direction Sense 2
Puzzles 5
Inequalities 5
Miscellaneous (Coding-Decoding,Blood Relation  etc) 8
Quantitative Aptitude – 


The details of the section are as follows:
Topic Number of Questions (Approx)
Profit Loss,  Time, Speed & Distance, Trains, SI,CI, Mensurationetc. 8
Series 5
Data Interpretation 10
Quadratic Equations 5
Data Sufficiency 0
Permutation & Combination & Probability 2
Simplification 5
NOTE –
  1. The Level of DI was moderate but calculative.
  2. Quadratic Equations was moderate.
English Section –


The details of the section are as follows:
Topic Number of Questions
Reading Comprehension 10
Fill ups 5
Para Jumble 5
Cloze Test 5
Errors 5

SBI PO asked questions 20th June 2015

SBI PO Prelims English Language questions list
sbi po Quantitative Aptitude: 35 Questions list
sbi po Reasoning Ability: 35 Questions list

SBI PO asked Questions 21st June 2015

English Language asked Questions
Quantitative Aptitude Asked Questions
Reasoning Ability Asked Questions

Users Review: 


1st English section
Passage was long so i skip it and only tried and attempted Synonyms and antonyms
Error detection was quit tough for me as i was unable to understand the meaning of sentences
Fill in the blanks was normal wit little bit confusions between options
Sentence rearrangement don't know any thing about it as i have set skip on it by default
close test was normal moderate.

Second Reasoning
2 puzzles we easy
one was 8 person sitting in straight line facing north
2nd was 8 person sitting in circle with different profession and some are facing center and some are outside
3d person living in floors with different hobbies

Five questions with blood relation (puzzle was given )
2 question from distance and direction
5 syllogism easy
5 inequalities easy

last one Quantitative
  1. 5 question from inequalities
  2. 5 questions from simplification with approximation
  3. 5series very easy i have done 4question
  4.  Di(bar graph)
  5. SI and CI
  6. profit loss
  7. ratio
  8. work time
  9. train
  10. boat stream
  11. others i dont know .

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  • What was the difficulty level?
  • What is your attempt?
  • How was the DI?
  • What was asked in Reasoning?
  • Was English time-taking?
  • Which portion you find easy?
  • Any questions you remember?
  • How do you rate the exam in Easy, Moderate and Difficult
  • Which Section you find easy, difficult or moderate
  • Questions asked in SBI PO exam
  • Number of questions attempted
  • What questions were asked in reasoning, quantitative aptitude and English
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Today Earthquake in New Delhi on 25th April 2015 Full videos and photos

Today strong earthquake hits new delhi and nearest area on 25th April 2015 at 11:45 AM.

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Strong earthquake felt in Nepal's capital, some damage reported. Today Public of New Delhi, Haryana, Chandigarh, UP, Nepal, Kolkata, Punjab felt Strong Earthquake shakes on 25th April 2015 at 11:45 AM.




Hazard Details
Status:NEW /
Source:USGS
Region:35km E of Lamjung, Nepal
Reported:April 25, 2015 06:11:25 GMT
Last Update:April 25, 2015 06:31:21 GMT

Other Information

Time

  1. 2015-04-25 06:11:25 (UTC)
  2. 2015-04-25 11:41:25 (UTC+05:30) in your timezone
  3. Times in other timezones

Nearby Cities

  1. 35km (22mi) E of Lamjung, Nepal
  2. 60km (37mi) NNE of Bharatpur, Nepal
  3. 75km (47mi) E of Pokhara, Nepal
  4. 76km (47mi) NW of Kirtipur, Nepal
  5. 77km (48mi) NW of Kathmandu, Nepal

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WAEC 2015 Expo Geography Practical & Physical Questions and Answers with PDF

WAEC 2015 EXPO Geography Questions and Answers with Explanations and Free PDF Download. Here you can get free WAEC 2015 Geography Answers. Waec 2015/2016 Geography Practical & Physical GEO Questions/Answers. WAEC 2015 GEO 3 Solved Question Paper Download.

WAEC (THE WEST AFRICAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL)

3(a) Explain the following terms

  • Rotation of the earth: Rotation of the earth describes the spinning of the earth around its axis, resulting in the 24 hour phenomenon of day and night over the earth.
  • Revolution of the earth: Revolution on the other hand describes the movement of the earth around the sun over a period of one year, causing seasons to occur.
  • Equinox: An equinox is a period in the orbit of a planet in which the planet’s orbit and position cause the Sun to pass directly over the equator.An equinox occurs twice a year, around 20 March and 22 September.


5(a)

  • Fold mountains
  • Block mountains
  • Volcanic mountains


5(b)

  • Tourist attractions;e.g are holiday resorts like Olumo Rocks, Idanre Hills and the Swiss Alps
  • Sources of Rivers: River Niger from the guinea highlands
  • Rocks from highlands are used for constructions;e.g rocks from Shai hill were used to construct the Tema harbour in Ghana -Minerals; These are mined from the highlands e.gtin and columbite from jos


5(c)


  • Barriers to communication; they serve as barrier to communication as they prevent rails road and airport construction
  • Mountains promote soil erosions; Areas close to mountains are easily eroded due to speed of the running water


6(a)

  • Climate can be defined as the average condition of a place over a long period of time e.g 35 years


6(b)

  • Torrid zone;this zone is found within the tropics,the zone is very hot and it has a high temperature
  • Temperate zone;this zone is found within the torrid and frigid zone,it has mild or moderate temperature and it has seasonal contrast in temperature
  • Frigid zone;this zone is found in the polar regions,it is generally cold with low temperature throughout the year and it has a lot of ice caps in the greater larger part of the year


6(c)

  • It is very simple to understand
  • it is objective
  • it is quantitative because numerical values are used for defining boundaries of climatic groups


6(c)

  • Minerals: they are usually source of minerals
  • Tourism: it serves as tourist attractions
  • Boundaries: it do present natural boundaries
  • Source of river


7(a)


  • Environmental hazards can be defined as the natural or human induced event which poses a serious danger or risk to the lives and properties of people in their environment


7(b)

  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Soil erosion
  • Earth quakes


7(c)

  • Afforestation;the planting of trees to prevent desert encroachment
  • Irrigation;this is the artificial application of water to land encourages the growth vegetation
  • Cover cropping;The planting of leguminous plant to cover the soil can also reduce desert encroachment
  • Rotational grazing;The rotation of farm animals on pasture can also reduce desert encroachment
  • -Environmental education;people should be educated on the danger of desert encroachment and how it can be prevented.
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IB ACIO Grade 2 - Solved Question Paper - 22nd Feb 2015

IB ACIO Grade 2 Solved Question with Answers and Explanations Paper held on 22nd Feb 2015. IB ACIO 2015 Solved Paper.


1: Curcuma Longa is the scientific name of which spice ?
  1. Cumin
  2. Cloves
  3. Turmeric
  4. Coriander
Explanation:
Turmeric comes from the root of Curcuma longa. Ground Tumeric comes from fingers which extend from the root. It is boiled or steamed and then dried, and ground. Turmeric is mildly aromatic and has scents of orange or ginger.


2: Bones found in the hands and feet as the percentage of total number of bones in the body of an adult human being is nearly equal to ?
  1. 20%
  2. 30%
  3. 40%
  4. 50%
Explanation:
More than half of the bones in your body are found in your hands and feet. There are 27 in each hand and 26 in each foot, and the way that they are arranged is remarkably similar. 27*2 +26*2 /206 = 50%


3: Europeans are believed to have brought potatoes to India in the 18th centuary. Which region of the world is believed to be the origin of potato cultivation ?
  1. astern Ghana
  2. Southern Peru
  3. Portugal
  4. West Indies
Explanation:
The potato was first domesticated in the region of modern-day southern Peru and extreme northwestern Bolivia between 8000 and 5000 BCE. It has since spread around the world and become a staple crop in many countries.


4: Oymyakon is generally considered the coldest inhabited area on Earth. Which country Oymyakon is located in ?
  1. Mongolia
  2. Russia
  3. Greenland
  4. Iceland
Explanation:
Oymyakon is a rural locality (a selo) in Oymyakonsky District of the Sakha Republic, Russia, located along the Indigirka River, 30 kilometers. It is named after the Oymyakon River, whose name reportedly comes from the Even word kheium, meaning 'unfrozen patch of water; place where fish spend the winter'.However, another source states that the Even word heyum means 'frozen lake'.

5: Which gland in the human body is also known as the "third eye" ?
  1. Pineal
  2. Pituitary
  3. Mammary
  4. Tear gland
Explanation:
The pineal gland (also called the pineal body, epiphysis cerebri, epiphysis or the “third eye”) is a small endocrine gland in the vertebrate brain. It produces the serotonin derivative melatonin, a hormone that affects the modulation of wake/sleep patterns and seasonal functions


6: Leukaemia is a group of cancers that usually begins in the bone marrow and results in high numbers of which abnormal cells ?
  1. White blood cells
  2. Red blood cells
  3. Platelets
  4. All of these
Explanation:
Leukemia (American English) or leukaemia (British English) is a group of cancers that usually begins in the bone marrow and results in high numbers of abnormal white blood cells. These white blood cells are not fully developed and are called blasts or leukemia cells.Symptoms may include bleeding and bruising problems, feeling very tired, fever and an increased risk of infections.These symptoms occur due to a lack of normal blood cells.Diagnosis is typically by blood tests or bone marrow biopsy.


7: During an earthquake, two places 'A' and 'B' record its intensity on Richter scale  as 4.0 and 6.0 respectively. In absolute terms, the ratio of intensity of the earthquake at 'A' to that of 'B' is ?
  1. 2:3
  2. 7:8
  3. 141:173
  4. 1:100
8: On a cold day in January, the temperature at a place fell below the freezing point and was recorded as -40 degree centigrade. On Fahrenheit scale, the same temperature would be ?
  1. 32 degree F
  2. -8 degree F
  3. -40 degree F
  4. -72 degree F
Explanation:
At ­40Degree Centigrate, Fahrenheitscale temperature would be same


9: Universal Gas constant, R, is a property of ?
  1. Ideal Gases
  2. Halogen Gases
  3. Inert Gases
  4. All Gases
Explanation:
he Individual and the Universal Gas Constant are known from the Ideal Gas Law.The Ideal Gas Law - or Perfect Gas Law - relates pressure, temperature, and volume of an ideal or perfect gas. The Ideal Gas Law can be expressed with the Individual Gas Constant:

    p V = m R T 


10: In which palace was the 1st Science Congress held in Jan 1914 ?
  1. Kolkata
  2. Allahabad
  3. Chennai
  4. Pune
Explanation:
The first meeting of the Congress was held from January 15-17, 1914 at the premises of the Asiatic Society, Calcutta, with the Honourable Justice Sir Asutosh Mukherjee, the then Vice-Chancellor of the Calcutta University, as President.
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