# PSC Sales Assistant/ Jr.Assistant/ Cashier/ Time Keeper Model Questions & Answers

Last Updated On: 30/04/2018

76. 2016, January 22nd is Friday. Find 2016, August 20.
(A) Friday
(B) Tuesday
(C) Thursday
(D) Saturday

77. A train 520 m long is running with a speed of 90 km/hr. In what time will it cross a bridge 130 m long?
(A) 26 second
(B) 25 second
(C) 32 second
(D) 30 second

78. Find the value of x, if 3(x-2)/5 = 5(2-x)/3
(A) 3
(B) 2
(C) 6
(D) 8

79. FATHER is coded IDWKHU, then the code for MOTHER will be :
(A) MBWKHU
(B) LNSGDQ
(C) PRWKHU
(D) ZOPMNU

80. Three of the following four pair of numbers are alike in a certain way and so they form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(A) 2, 10
(B) 3, 26
(C) 5, 124
(D) 4, 63

81. Among the four options given below find the word which does not have a related meaning as the word ‘Judicious’.
(A) Justice
(B) Wise
(C) Prudent
(D) Discreet

82. Among the four options given below find the word which has opposite meaning of the word ‘combat’.
(A) Compete
(B) Contest
(C) Yield
(D) Fight

83. Choose the pair in which the words are differently related.
(A) Canberra – Australia
(B) Algeria – Africa
(C) Norway – Europe
(D) Iran – Asia

84. In the following, find the number that replaces the ‘….?….’
846 : 624 : : 774 : ‘….?….’
(A) 331
(B) 263
(C) 467
(D) 552

85. Examine carefully the following statements and answer the question given below :
A and B play football and cricket.
B and C play cricket and hockey.
A and D play basketball and football
C and D play hockey and basketball.
Who plays football, basketball and hockey ?
(A) A
(B) B
(C) C
(D) D

86. Arrange the following words as per the order in the dictionary :
(i) Ambitious
(ii) Ambiguous
(iii) Ambiguity
(iv) Animation
(V) Amphibians
(A) (iii), (ii), (i), (iv), (v)
(B) (iii), (ii), (i), (v), (iv)
(C) (i), (ii), (iii), (v), (iv)
(D) (ii), (iii), (i), (iv), (v)

87. If February 1, 2004 is Wednesday, then what day is March 3, 2004 ?
(A) Monday
(B) Sunday
(C) Friday
(D) Saturday

88. In the following number series, one number is wrong. Find the wrong number.
(A) 31
(B) 91
(C) 15
(D) 56

89. The shape of acceleration versus mass graph for constant force is :
(A) Parabola
(B) Hyperbola
(C) Straight line
(D) Ellipse

90. The tank appears shallow than its actual depth, due to :
(A) Reflection
(B) Refraction
(C) Diffraction
(D) Interference

91. In n-type semiconductor the majority carriers are :
(A) Electrons
(B) Holes
(C) Electrons and Holes
(D) None of these

92. In a given sample there are 10, 000 radio-active atoms of half-life period 1 month. The number of atoms remaining without disintegration at the end of 3 months is :
(A) Nil
(B) 5, 000
(C) 2, 500
(D) 1, 250

93. A convex lens is placed in water, its focal length :
(A) Increases
(B) Decreases
(C) Remains the same
(D) Doubled

94. Principles of Law of Inheritance were enunciated by :
(A) Morgan
(B) Mendel
(C) Bateson
(D) Punnet

95. The infective stage of malarial parasite plasmodium that enters human body is :
(A) sporozoite
(B) merozoite
(C) sporozoite
(D) minuta form

96. Respiratory centre in human beings is :
(A) cerebellum
(B) medulla oblongata
(C) hypothalamus
(D) cerebrum

97. Artificial ripening of fruits is accomplished by treatment with :
(A) Sodium chloride
(B) Indole-3 acetic acid
(C) Kinetin
(D) Ethelene gas

98. In mammals ammonia produced by metabolism is converted into urea in the :
(A) Kidney
(B) Blood
(C) Liver
(D) Spleen

99. The 17th Laureans World Sports Award, 2015 for Life Time Achievement was given away to Niki Landa for:
(A) Tennis
(B) Rugby
(C) Swimming
(D) Motor racing

100. ‘Ardhanareeswaran’ the famous novel written by :
(A) Sugatha Kumari
(B) Perumal Murugan
(C) Akbar Kakkattil