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**rrb ntpc previous year question paper**

1.**What is the point on the lever which does not move called?**

- Effort
- Load
- Fulcrum
- Core

Ans: C

**Which country celebrates its Independence day on January 4th?**- Pakistan
- Myanmar
- Malaysia
- Indonesia

Ans: B

**The mean of four different observations is 17.5. When a new observation whose value 20**

**is added, what will be the new mean?**

- 18
- 17.5
- 19
- 18.5

Ans: A

**If sec – tan 8 =1/3 what is sec @ + tan ?**- 1
- 9

C.3

- 1/9

Ans: C

**Select the correct set of symbols: 34 16 4 12 = 26**- X, -,-
- +, -, =
- +, ++
- +, –

Ans: D

**Who developed Polio vaccine?**- Marie Curie
- Jonas Salk
- Louis Pasteur
- Alexander Fleming

Ans: B

**A book can be read in 40 days if 7 pages are read every day. If the book needs to be read**

**in 8 days. How many pages should be read every day?**

- 35
- 16
- 56
- 28

Ans: A

**What is the measure of the angle formed by the hour and minute hand when the time to 10′**

**O clock?**

- 900
- 30

Ans: C

**Which is the smallest prime number?**- O
- 1
**2**

D.3

Ans: C

**Another name for computer chip is?**- Microchip
- Motherboard
- CPU
- Microprocessor

Ans: A

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**If the average marks obtained by Balu, Benjamin and Babur is 80 and the average marks**

**of Benjamin and Babur is 83, find marks obtained by Balu.**

- 80
- 83
- 90
- 74

Ans: D

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**If the HCF and LCM of 5x and 8x are 9 and 360 respectively, find value of x.**- 5

B.7

- 9
- H

Ans: BC

**Who was the 16th speaker of Lok Sabha?**- Sumitra Mahajan
- Somnath Chatterjee
- Narendra Modi
- Manohar Joshi

Ans: A

**A cyclist cycles 8 km at 15 km/hr and a further 4 km at 20 km/hr. Find the average speed**

**in km/hr.**

- 16.8
- 16.36
- 15.71
- 17.50

Ans: B

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**A trader bought 120 kg of potato at 24/kg. He sold 80 kg of it at 50% profit and the balance**

**at 25% low. Find the total profit or loss?**

- 50% Profit
- 25% Profit
- 50% Loss
- 25% Loss

Ans: B

**Fill in the blanks: Sin A=x (Cos A)**- SinA
- TanA
- CotA
- Cosec A

Ans: B

**Jack sold a dress for Rs.1440 and made a profit of 20%. What was its cost?**- 1152
- 1240
- 1200
- 1180

Ans: C

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**A Bus can travel 12 2/5 Km in one hour. How much distance will it cover in 2 3/4 hours?**- 3.41 km
- 34.1 km
- 341 km
- 0.341 km

Ans: B

**In a class of 54 students, 24 drink milk, 28 drink tea and 8 drink none. Find how many**

**drink both milk and tea?**

- 8
- 6

C.2

- 10.

Ans: B

**The MRP of a watch is Rs.4750. The shop sells it at a 12% discount. If the shopkeeper had**

**purchased the watch for Rs. 3,850, what is his ****gain****?**

- Rs.240
- Rs.570
- Rs.900

D: Rs.330

Ans 😀

**Vaccination is to Disease as Maintenance is to**- Paint
- Breakdown
- Expense
- Oiling

Ans: B

**In a specific code language, a driver is called a farmer, a farmer is called an engineer and an Engineer is called a doctor. So who will plough the field?**- Driver
- Farmer
- Engineer
- Doctor

Ans: C

**Which planet has a moon called Ganymede?**- Mercury
- Venus
- Mars
- Jupiter

Ans 😀

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**How many players are there in each team who play in a game of Kho – Kho?**- 12

B.9

- 11
- 10

Ans: B

**Which is the oldest dam in India?**- Nagarjuna Sagar dam
- Vaigai dam
- Indira Sagar dam
- Grand Anicut

Ans: B

**Below are given statements followed by some conclusions. Read them to answer the**

**question below**. I. College education is very expensive these days. 2. College education

should be restricted to few

**Conclusions**: I. Nobody can afford to go to college. II. Even the poor should have access

to an affordable college education. Which of the given conclusions logically follow(s) from

the given statements.

- Only conclusion I follows
- Only conclusion II follows
- Both conclusion I & II follows
- Neither conclusion I nor II follows

Ans:D

**What comes next in the series? 765, 642, 519, 396, 273?**- 210
- 187
- 150
- 134

Ans: C

**Comprehension**: The pie chart below represents the instruments played by students of a school. Read the chat and answer the following questions based on it.

Violin 16%

Guitar 25%

Veena 30%

Tabla 29%

**The sector angle corresponding to the Violin is**- 16.80
- 160
- 57.6°
- 480

Ans: C

**Comprehension**: The pie chart below represents the instruments played by students of a school. Read the chart and answer the following questions based on it.

Violin 16%

Guitar 25%

Veena 30%

Tabla 29%

**If there are 300 students in total, what is the difference between those who play Tabla and those who play Veena?**- 30
- 90

C.3

- 9

Ans: C

**Comprehension**: The pie chart below represents the instruments played by students of a school. Read the chart and answer the

Violin, 16%

Veena, 30%

Guitar. 25%

Tabla. 29%

**The ratio of students Who play the Guitar to Violin**- 5:4
- 5:6
- 25:16
- 8:15

Ans: C

**What instrument is used to detect objects underwater?**- Laser
- Radar
- Sonar
- Scuba

Ans: C

**Who founded the Dravida Munnetra Kazagam (DMK)?**- M. Karunanidhi
- MG. Ramachandran
- C.N. Annadurai
- C. Rajagopalachari

Ans: C

**Where did Gautama Buddha attain enlightenment?**- Bodh Gaya
- Amamath
- Kushinagar
- Lumbini

Ans: A

**What are a group of Dolphins called?**- Gang
- Pod
- Colony
- Sleuth

Ans: B

**If x2 + y2=25, and y=2x, find x.**

A.5

B.25

- V125
- 15

Ans: C

**Comprehension**: A company has only 3 Car models 1, 2 and 3. Their sales figures are as below:

**Year Model 1 Model 2 Model 3**

1990-1995 19,000 41,300 6,412

1996 – 2000 27,000 35,000 7,276

2001 – 2005 42,500 32,000 8,184

2006 – 2010 68,320 21,350 9,250

2011 – 2015 91,600 16,400 10,025

Using data given in the above table, answer the following questions :

**Which of the following is definitely false?**

A. The company seems to have problems with Model 2.

B. Company seems to be focusing more on Model 1 sales.

C. Rate of growth of Model 3 is higher than that of Model 1.

D. Model 1 share on total company sales is continuously increasing

Ans: B

**Comprehension**: A company has only 3 Car models 1,2 and 3. Their sales figures are as below:

**Year Model 1 Model 2 Model 3**

1990-1995 19,000 41,300 6,412

1996 – 2000 27,000 35,000 7,276

2001 – 2005 42,500 32,000 8,184

2006 – 2010 68,320 21,350 9,250

2011 – 2015 91,600 16,400 10,025

Using data given in the above table, answer the following questions:

**For which period did the total car sales exceed one lakh?**

A.1995-2000

B.2001-2005

C.2011-2015

D.2006-2010

Ans: C

**Comprehension** : A company has only 3 Car models 1,2 and 3. Their sales figures are as below:

**Year Model 1 Model 2 Model 3**

1990-1995 19,000 41,300 6,412

1996 – 2000 27,000 35,000 7,276

2001 – 2005 42,500 32,000 8,184

2006 – 2010 68,320 21,350 9,250

2011 – 2015 91,600 16,400 10,025

Using data given in the above table, answer the following questions :

**38. For the period 2011-2015, the difference in the share of sales between Models 1 and 2 is**

A. 77.6%

B. 13.8%

C. 8.5%

D. 63.7%

Ans 😀

**39. A clock runs fast by 5 mins per hour. If the clock was set right at 12 noon and the clock**

**shows 6.30 p.m. now, what is the right time?**

A. 5:00 pm

B. 5:15 pm

C. 5:30 pm

D. 6 pm

Ans 😀

**40. If a + b = -2 and a – b= 12, find b.**

A.5

B. -5

C.7

D.-7

Ans 😀

**41. Bow is to Violin as Plectrum is to**

A. Finger

B. Tabla

C. Sitar

D. String

Ans: C

**42. Which country is considered to be the second largest, area wise?**

A. Russia

B. India

C. Canada

D. China

Ans: C

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**Where is the Winter Olympics 2018 going to be held?**- Atlanta
- Pyeongchang
- Rio de Janeiro
- Sydney

Ans: B

**Solve: 0.05 * 0.4**- 2
- 0.02

C.0.2

- 0.002

Ans: B

**Comprehension** : Read the following chart and answer the following questions.

**Days Train accident deaths**

Sunday 142

Monday 173

Tuesday 165

Wednesday 124

Thursday 198

Friday 220

Saturday 189

**Which day of the week recorded maximum train accident deaths?**- Sunday
- Thursday
- Friday
- Saturday

Ans: C

**Comprehension** : Read the following chart and answer the following questions.

**Days Train accident deaths**

Sunday 142

Monday 173

Tuesday 165

Wednesday 124

Thursday 198

Friday 220

Saturday 189

**What is the difference between the day that had maximum deaths to the day that had**

**minimum deaths?**

- 104
- 86
- 94
- 96

Ans 😀

**Comprehension**: Read the following chart and answer the following questions.

**Days Train accident deaths**

Sunday 142

Monday 173

Tuesday 165

Wednesday 124

Thursday 198

Friday 220

Saturday 189

**What is the average death rate per day for the week?**- 173
- 172
- 183

D.163

Ans: A

**In which state are the Ajanta and Ellora caves situated?**

A. Madhya Pradesh

B. Maharashtra

C. Manipur

D. Uttar Pradesh

Ans: B

4**9. In a school of 1200, students were asked how they travelled to school. The information**

**obtained is depicted by a pie-chart as below. From the given infoonation find how many**

**students come to school by Car?**

42%

Cycle 17%

Walk 8%

Bus 33%- 1000

B. 504

C.900

D.750

Ans: B

**50. Who is said to be the father of Indian Space Programme?**

A. Abdul Kalam

B. Rakesh Sharma

C. Vikram Sarabhai

D. Homi Bhabha

Ans: C

**51. Which of the foBowing is used to measure obesity?**

A. PMI

B. BMI

C. AMI

D.KMI

Ans: B

**52. Find the odd one out: Temple, Brick, Palace, House**

A. Temple - Brick
- Palace
- House

Ans: B

**53. When is the International yoga day celebrated?**

A. 21st March - 21st June
- 21st September
- 21st July

Ans: B

**54. How many fundamental duties are noted in the Constitution of India?**

A.8

B. 11

C. 10

D. 9

Ans: B

**55. Which is the largest 3 digit number that is exactly divisible by 15, 25 and 30?**

A.975

B.930

C. 960

D. 900

Ans 😀

**56. What is the name of the dog that first went into space?**

A. Jules

**B. Laika**

D. Sputnik

Ans: B

**57. In an office of 50 people, 18 write with their right hand, 26 write with their left hand and**

**2 can write with both hands. How many cannot write**?

A. 8

B. 4

C. 11

D.9

Ans: B - 1,35,800
- India
- 9 cups
- 6 cups
- 15 cups
**If Jhanavi borrowed Rs.1,25,000 at 8% compounded, what will be the amount to be paid**

**back at the end of 2 years?**

- 1,43,800
- 2,00,000
- 1,43,000
- 1,35,800

Ans: A

**Study of birds is called?**- Ornithology
- Entomology
- Birdology
- Herpetology

Ans: A

**Name the capital of Denmark?**- Copenhagen
- Bristol
- Sydney
- Canberra

Ans: A

**Which country gifted the Statue of Liberty to USA?**- Germany
- France
- England
- India

Ans: B

**From which of the following can ethanol be obtained?**- Rice
- Sunflower
- Sugarcane
- Petrol

Ans: C

**To prepare a sweet, you need 5 cups of milk and 3 cups of sugar. If you are given 25 cups**

**of milk, how much sugar will you need to prepare the sweet and exhaust all the milk?**

- 9 cups
- 6 Cups
- 15 cups
- 10 cups

Ans: C

**Who won the 2018 French open men’s singles title?**- Novak Djokovic
- Rafael Nadal
- Stan Wawrinka
- Andy Murray

Ans: B

- Which number among the following does not belong to series 8, 27, 50, 125, 343?

A.8

- 27
- 50
- 125

Ans: C

**In a family, X and Yare sisters. Y is the mother of A. C is the son of A. B is the son of X.**

**Which of die following statements is true?**

- A is the son of X and Y.
- B and A are cousins.
- X is the Fattier of B.
- X is C’s Grandmother.

Ans: B

**Find the odd one out. Webcam, Speaker, Digital Camera, Smartphone,**- Webcam
- Speaker
- Digital camera
- Smartphone

Ans: A

**What does AQI stand for?**- Airport Quality Index
- Air Quality Index
- Army Quality Index
- Air Quality Impact

Ans: B

**Which is the second most abundant element in the universe?**- Hydrogen
- Helium
- Nitrogen
- Iron

Ans: B

**Which State CM Launches Saubhagya Yojna to provide electricity to all villages?**- Uttar Pradesh
- Jharkhand
- Madhya Pradesh
- Karnataka

Ans: B

We have solved all the questions of rrb ntpc previous year question paper 2016 in this article, the blue colour text of answer section is right answer.

**Dinesh is older than Ramesh. Boman is younger than Dinesh. Who is the youngest of all?**- Rameah
- Dinesh
- Boman
- Cannot be determined

Ans: D

**If 3x+0.04x=0.608, find x.**- 2

B.0.2

- 0.02
- 0.002

Ans: B

**In a class of 26 students, 14 have cats, 10 have dogs and 5 have parrots. If 4 have dogs and**

**cats, 1 has dog and parrot, 3 have parrots and cats and no one has all the three. How many**

**have none?**

- 1
- 3

C.5

- 7

Ans: B

**In a family of 6 people P, Q, R, S, T and U, Pạnd R a mimed couple. S is the daughter of****Q is the son of R but R is not the mother of Q. T is the brother of R. U is the brother of****How many male members are there in the family?**- 3

B.2.

- 4
- 5

Ans.: C

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**Reuters the news agency. Where is its headquarters located at?**- USA
- UK
- Australia
- India

Ans: B

**Samuel is eighth shortest in a class of 26 students. What will be his position if counted**

**from the tallest in the class?**

- 19
- 18
- 18
- 17

Ans: A

**Jyothi said to Chitra, “Father of your daughter is the son of my brother”. How is Jothi’s**

**brother related to Chitta’s daughter?**

- Son
- Uncle
- Grandfather
- Grandson

Ans: C

**Den is to Lion as Aviary is to**- Crocodiles

B: Sheep

- Birds
- Snakes

Ans: C

**If A:B is 2:5 and B:C is 3:4, what is A:C?**- 3:10
- 1:2
- 2:3
- 5:4

Ans: A

**Find which does not belong to the group? Circle, Square, Rectangle, Triangle, Octagon**- Square
- Circle
- Triangle
- Octagon

Ans: B

**If the perimeter of a rectangle is 24cm with length being twice as its breadth, find its area.**- 24 sq. cm
- 32 sq.cm
- 28sq. cm
- 36 sq.cm

Ans: B

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**82: What does PSLV stand for?**

- Polar Sunlight Launch Vehicle
- Polar Space Launch Vehicle
- Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle
- Public Satellite. Launch Vebicle

Ans: C **Who bolds the record for most Oscar awards won by a male?**

A. Ridley Scot

B. Steven Spielberg

C. Walt Disney

D. Iosepb M Newman

Ans: C**Deficiency of Vitamin A leads to what?**

A. Night blindness

B. Beriberi

C. Anaemia

D. tuberculosis

Ans: A**Which is the smallest planet in the Solar system?**

A. Pluto

B. Jupiter

C. Mercury

D. Earth

Ans:C**Which is the processor that performs arithmetical and logical operations called?**

A. CPU

B. Microprocessor

C.ALU

D.RAM

Ans: C

**In what time will Rs.8,750 at 8% p.a simple interest will can a total interest of 6/25th of**

**the principal?**

A. 4 years- 3 years

C. 2 years

D. 5 years

Ans: B **From the given statements find which of the inference is true?**

I. All players are strong.

II. All strong people are tall.

III. Ajit is strong

A. Ajit is tall

B. Ajit is a player

C. Ajit is a tall player

D. No inference can be drawn

Ans:A**Who was the first Hockey player to be awarded the Padma Shri?**

A. Dhyan Chand

B. Balbir Singh Sr.

C. Leslie Walter Claudius

D. Dhanraj Pillay

Ans: B**If a 12 meter rod is cut into 25 equal pieces, what is the length of each piece?**

A. 4.8m

B. 48cm

c. 48mm

D. 4.8cm

Ans: B**Who was the first Indian woman to win gold in Asian games?**

A. P.T. Usha

B. Shiny Wilson

C. Kamaljeet Sandhu- Shweta Chaudhry

Ans: C **A train runs at a speed of 80km/hr. If the length of the train is 400 m, how long will it take for it to cross an 400m bridge?**

A. 20 seconds- 26 seconds

C. 36 seconds - 35 seconds

Ans: C **What is 100 Million equal to?**

A. 10 Lakhs

B. 100 Lakhs- 10 Crores

D. 100 Crores

Ans : C

**If A purchased 109 cars for Rs.2,64,89,071. How much does 1 car cost?**- RS.2,43,109
- Rs.2,39,140
- Rs.2,43,019
- Rs.2,43,190

Ans: C

**Rabindranath Tagore received the Nobel prize in the year?**- 1911
- 1923
- 1913

D.1941

Ans: C

**What is the SI unit of electric charge?**- Volts
- Coulomb
- Kelvin
- Kilogram

Ans: B

**Who was the Governor-General of free India?**- Rajaji
- Rajagopalachari
- Rajendra Prasad
- Lord Wavell

Ans: B

**Which network topology requires a “Hub” for its working?**- Ring
- Bus
- Star
- Both Bus and Star

Ans: C

**rrb ntpc previous year question paper or previous year question paper of rrb ntpc**

**Manoj and Harish play the tabla. Ketan and Harish play the drum. Manoj and Jacob play**

**the flute, Jacob and Ketan play the violin. How many can play 2 instruments each?**

- One
- Two
- Three
- Four

Ans: D

**Tank is normally filled in 8 hours but takes 2 hours longer to fill because of a leak in its**

**bottom. If the cistern is full, in how many hrs will the leak empty it?**

- 45
- 50
- 40
- 35

Ans: C

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