LIC AAO EXAM 2009
LIC AAO EXAM 2009
Reasoning
Section:
1. Tanya moves 100m towards
east, she turns to her right and moves 100m. Then she moves 50m turning to her
left and again turns to her left and moves 50m. Finally she turns to her left
and moves 150m. How far is she from the starting point?
(1)140 m
(2) 50 m
(3) 100 m
2. In a certain code language
TEACHER is written as VGCEJGT. How will CHILDREN be written in that coded
language?
(1) EJKNFTGP
(2) EJKNFGTO
(3) EJKNEGTP
(4) None of these
3. In a certain code language
CALANDER is written as CLANAEDR. How Will CIRCULAR be written in that code
language?
(1) CRIUCALR
(2) ICRCLUAR
(3) CRIUCLRA
(4) ICCRLURA
4. Which one set of letters
when placed sequentially at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete
it?
ab_c_a_aa_ac_ac_
(1) abcbca
(2 ) acbcba
(3) ab~bba
(4) bcabab
5. Select that combination
which would form a meaningful word. (A)M (B)E (C)I (D)N (E)R (F)A
(1) B, E, F, A, C, D
(2) C, B, E. D, A, F
(3) A, F, E, C, D, B
(4) E, B, A, F, C, D
6. In a certain code language
the number '13479' is written as 'AQFJL' and '2568' is written as 'DMPN'. How
will'396824' be WRITTEN in that code language?
(1) QLPNDF .
(2) QLPNMJ
(3) QLP MF.
(4) QLPMNF
7. Pointing towards a man Rohit
said, "His son is uncle of my son·. How is that man related to Rohit?
(1) Father
(2) Grandfather
(3) Uncle
(4) Brother
8. A and B are married couple.
X and Y are brothers to each other. X is D brother of A. How is Y related to B
(1) Brother
(2) Cousin
(3) Soninlaw
(4) Brotherinlaw
9. Country: President: State: ?
(1) Member of Parliament
(2) Member of Legislative
Assembly
(3) Minister
(4) Governor
10. (A) TRAVERSE (B) TREASURE
(C) TRAPEZE (D) TREADLE (E) TRAVAIL
The correct sequence of the words
is:
(1) E. A. B C. D
(2) C, E. A. D. B
(3) A.B. E. D, C
(4) A,E,B,D,C
11. Odd one out
(1) Feather
(2) Hair
(3) Grass
(4) Wool
12. Odd one out
(1) Telescope
(2) Telephone
(3) Tape Recorder
(4) Transistor
13. Find out the missing
number: 6, 13, 25, 51, 101, ?
(1) 204
(2) 278
(3) 203
(4) 254
Q. 14  23 : From question 14
to 23 there were nonverbal (image based) questions.
24. Identify the wrong number
which does not fit into the series
4, 8, 27, 80, 244, 728
(1) 8
(2) 27
(3) 80
(4) 244
25. Find out the missing
letters in the following letter series:
F E D A B L K J G H R Q ? ?
(1) MN
(2). NP
(3) QP
(4) PM
Quantitative aptitude section:
26. The denominators of two fractions
are respectively 5 and 7. The sum of these two fraction is 41/35. If the
numerators of these fraction are interchanged. then the sum becomes 43/45 .
Find the fractions:
(1) 2/5 4/7
(2) 3/ 5 4/7
(3) 4/5 2/7
(4) 3/5 5/7
27. Three numbers are in the ratio
of 1 : 2 : 3 respectively and their HCF is 12. Find the numbers.
(1)4, 18, 12
(2) 5, 12. 15
(3) 12, 24. 30
(4) 12. 24, 36
28. Two trains are about to
collide. They are 65 miles apart. The train coming from north is running at 55
miles per hour and the train coming from south is running at 80 miles per hour.
How far they would be two minutes before the collision?
(1) 4 miles
(2) 4.5 miles
(3) 5 miles
(4) Cannot be determined
29. What is the number. the two
times of which is 99 more than the onehalf of that number? .
(1) 74
(2) 64
(3) 66
(4) 88
30. If 25% of a number is
subtracted from another number the second number becomes 5/6th of it. What is
the ratio between the first number and the second number?
(1) 1 : 3
(2) 2: 3
(3) 3: 2
(4) Data inadequate
31. A man gains the selling
price of 13 dozen of mangoes by selling 39 dozen of mangoes. Find the gain
percent.
(1) 26%
(2) 33%
(3) 40%
(4) 50%
32. The place value of 5 in
0.078543 is_
(1) 5/100
(2) 5/1000
(3) 5/10000
(4) 5/10
33. (l6) square x 12 square/
192 is equal to
(1) 384
(2) 96
(3) 192
(4) 209
34. 0.8 x 0.8 + 0.8 ¸ 8 is equal to_
(1) 0.74
(2) 1.44
(3) 0.65
(4) 0.6
35. √64/√225
+ √81/√49x 3/7 is equal to_
(1) 7/45
(2) 8/45
(3) 11/45
4. 6/45
36. Find the HCF of 105, 70,.
210
(1) 70
(2) 5
(3) 10
(4) 35
37. Find the LCM of 3/8, 9/16,
27/40 40
(1) 8/27
(2) 9/40
(3) 27/8
(4) 27/80
38. Find the smallest number
which is completely divisible by 8. 9. 12. 15 and 18 and is a perfect square.
(1) 900
(2) 14400
(3) 6400
(4) 3600
39. If 120 is added to 60% of a
number. then the number itself is obtained. Find tha number_
(1) 360
(2) 300
(3) 320
(4) 240
40. A contractor envisages to
construct a bridge in 40 days. He employed 100 men on work initially and 100
more men were engaged after 35 days and the work was completed on time. If he had
not engaged more men then in how many days the work was to be completed ?
(1) 3
(2) 5 .
(3)6
(4) 9
41. A moneylender lends Rs.
4000' for 3. years to a rural man. The rate of simple interest on some part of
money is 10% and on the remaining amount it is 12%. He gets Rs. 5350 after
three years. Find the amount lent on 12%.
(1) Rs. 2000
(2) Rs. 2250
(3) Rs. 2500
(4) Rs. 2750
42. A 2 metre path surrounds a
square field. if the area of path is 72 sq.m. then find the area of the field _
(1) 70 m^{2}
(2) 68 m^{2}
(3) 49 m^{2}
(4) 80 m^{2}
43. A right angled triangle is
inscribed in a circle of radius 10cm and
the side of triangle is diameter of the circle. If the perimeter of the
triangle is 48cm. find the other two sides of the triangle.
(1) 13 cm and 15 cm
(2) 14 cm and 14 cm
(3) 12 cm and 16 cm
(4) 10 cm and 18 cm
44. m and n are two integers.
If m power n = 25 then what is the value of n power m ?
(1) 4
(2) 10
(3) 25
(4) 32
45. The decimal equivalent
10000 is:
(l) 0.0360
(2) 0.0036
(3) 0.00036
(4) 0.3606
46. 0.006 x 0.0009 =? .
(1) 0.0000054
(2) 0.000054
(3) 0.0054000
(4) 0.0005400
47. Santosh invested a sum of
Rs. 10,000 at 10% compound interest for 3 years. How much amount will he get
after 3 years?
(1) Rs. 12,310
(2) Rs. 13,310
(3) Rs. 13,210
(4) Rs. 13.320
48. If Raman sells an article
for Rs. 1600 he ineures a loss equal to the profit if he sells that article for
Rs. 2000. Find the CP of that article.
(1) Rs. 1800
(2) Rs. 1700
(3) Rs. 1900
(4) Rs. 1550
49. What is the value of P in
equation P x 13 = 525720 ?
(1) 44040
(2) 40404
(3) 40044
(4) 40440
50. A boat covers 40 km
downstream . in 4 hours and returns in 5 hours· upstream. Find the speed of
boat in still water.
(1) 1 kmph
(2) 4 kmph
(3) 9 kmph
(4) 6 kmph
GA Section:
51. Which of the following is referred
, to as 'Information Highway' ?
(1) Radar
(2) Sonar
(3) Internet
(4) None of these
52. Which of the following
devices ' connects computer with telephone?
(1) Internet
(2) Modem
(3) Intranet
(4) All of the above
53. The planets revolve round
the sun due to
(1) Frictional Force
(2) Centrifugal Force
(3) Inertial Force
(4) Centripetal Force
54.Father of Indian Ballistie
Missile Programme ?
(1) APJ Abdul Kalam
(2) Dr. HJ Bhabha
(3) Vikram Sarabhai
(4) Dr, Kasturirangan
55. What is the source of
electrical energy in artificial satellites '?
(1) Solar heat
(2) Solar radiation
(3) Solar cell
(4) None of these
56 . The Life Insurance
Corporation of India (LIC) has its offices in which of the following countries
?
(1) Fiji
(2) Mauritius
(3) United Kingdom
(4) All of the above
57. Who among the follOwing has
written the book titled "Dreams From ' My Father"?
(1) Steve Harvey
(2) YV Reddy
(3) Barack Obama
(4) None of these
58. Which of the following is
not a plan of the LIC ?
(1) Jeevan Shree
(2) Jeevan Bodh
(3) Jeevan Saral
(4) Jeevan Anurag
59. Which of the following is
an Ideal LIC Policy for the persons having irregular but good periodical
income?
(1) Bima Nivesh 2005
(2) Wealth Plus
(3) Jeevan Tarng
(4) Jeevan Surabhi
60. Who among the following was
the first President of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research?
(1) Lal Bahadur Shastri
(2) Maulana azad
(3) Dr Radha krishnan
(4) Jawahar Lal Nehru
61. Gyatri mantra is dedicated
to
(1) Indra
(2) Mitra
(3) Savitri
(4) Varun I
62. The capital of Maitrak
rulers was:
(1) Vallabhi
(2) Besnagar
(3) Ujjain
(4) Gandhar
63. What is the full from
ofMICR the technique used for clearance of cheques by banks?
(1) Magnetic Intelligence
Character Recognition
(2) Magnetic Information Cable
Recognition
(3) Magnetic Insurance Cases
Recognition
(4) Magnetic Ink Character
Recognition
64. If the Panchayat is
dissolved, the election must be held within
(1) one month
(2) 4 months
(3) 6 months
(4) one year
65. Who among the following is
the founder member of World Economic Forum?
(1) Klass Shwab
(2) Robert Joelick
(3) Paul Krugan
(4) Kenneth Gaibraith
66. The Chief justice of the
Supreme Court who gave the 'concept of 'Public Interst Litigation'
(1) PN Bhagwat
(2) KS Hegde
(3) Prasad RaJendran
(4) AN Ray
67. The President of India who
was associated witb the Trade Uni0n Movement"
(1) N Sanjeeva Reddy
(2) Zakir Hussain
(3) KR Narayan
(4) VV Giri
68. The Central Government
received maximum revenue during 200809 from which of the following taxes?
(1) Income Tax
(2) Corporation tax
(3) Custom Duty
(4) Excise Tax
69. Who among the following won
the men's singles title at the French Open tennis 2009 ?
(1) Robin Soderling
(2) Andy Murray
(3) Roger Federer
(4) Andy Roddick
70. The concept of 'carbon
credit' was evolved from .
(1) Earth Summit, Rio de Janeiro
(2) Montreal Protocol
(3) Kyoto Protocol
(4) Shanghai Protocol
71. Who among the following won
the Pantaloon's Femina Miss India World 2009 title?
(l) Pooja Chopra
2) Ekta Chaudhary
(3) Shriya Kishore
(4) Nupur Sinha
72. Which of the following has
maximum energy'?
(1) Blue light
(2) Yellow light
(3) Red Ught
(4) Green light
73. In which of the following
Vedic hymns there is reference" of the origin of four Varnas ?
(1) Nasadiya
(2) Purush
(3) Almyani
(4) Ushash
74. Shahjahan annexed __ to the
Mughal Empire,
(1) Ahmadnagar
(2) Golcunda
(3) Bijapur
(4) Khanciesh
75. Who among the following
first deciphered the Brhami script?
(1) William Jones
(2) James Princep
(3) John Marshal
(4) Macaulay
English Section:
Directions (7680) : In each of
the following questions, find out which of the sentence has an error, If there
is no mistake the answer is No Error
76. My father is (1)/ in bad
mood (2/today. (3)/ No error (4).
77. The accelerating pace of
life in our metropolitan city (1) / has had the tremendous effect (2)/ on
culture and life style of the people (3) /No error (4)
78. The school is (1)/ with in
hundred yards/ (2) from my house/ (3) No error (4).
79. Both the civilians (1) /and
army men (2) /joined the first world war (3)/ No error (4).
80 The famous Dr. Chandra (1)/
is only dentist (2) / in our village. (3) / No error (4).
Directions (8185) : In each of
the following questions, out of the given alternatives, choose the one which
best expresses the meaning of the given word.
81. GRUESOME
(1) Hateful
2. Painful
(3) Tragic
4. frightful
82. SECURE
(1) Secret
2. comfortable
(3) Safe
(4) Independent
83. TYRANNY
(1) Misrule
2. power
(3) Madness
4. cruelty
84. OBLIGATORY
(1) Useful
2. required
(3) Stubborn
4. agreeable
85. CONNOISSEUR
(1) Ignorant
(2) interpreter
(3) Delinquent
(4) Lover of art.
Directions (8690) : In' each
of the following questions, choose the' word opposite in meaning to the given
word '.,
86. START
(1) Close
2. shut
(3) End
4. finish
87. UNIVERSAL
(1) Narrow
2. regional
(3) Miniature
4. subsidiary
88. ALIVE
(1) Passive
2. dead
(3) Asleep
4. drowsy
89.ANCESTORS
(1) Supporters
(2) disciples
(3) Followers
(4) Descendants
90. SYNTHETIC
(1) Cosmetic
(2) Plastic
(3) Affable
(4) Natural
Directions (9195) : In each of
the following questions, a sentence is given with a biank" to be filled in
with an approp1iate word. Four alternatives are suggested for each question.
Choose the correct alternative.
91. If universal language
really existed people like tourists and businessmen find it easier to______with
foreigners.
(1) transact
(2) communicate
(3) deal
(4) exchange
92. On account of his
humiliating defeat in the recent elections. he appeared unusually __ when I called
on him the other day.
(1) oppressed
(2) repressed
(3) depressed
(4) suppressed.
93. You need __ shoes for
walking in the hills.
(1) good
(2) comfortable
(3) satisfactory
(4) sturdy
94. Amongst the two brothers;
Saineer being worthier often __ the younger Deepak.
(1) dominates
(2) eclipses
(3) subdues
(4) overshadows
95. It was difficult to see
through the __ ofthe head lights of the cars.
(1) shine
(2) glare
(3) daztle
(4) brilliance
Directions (96100): One word
substitution
96. To cause troops etc. to
spread out in readiness for battle
(1) Align
(2) Collocate
(3) Deploy
(4) Disperse
97. One who forcibly seizes
control of a bus or an' aircraft
(1) Pirate
(2) Swindler
(3) Hijacker
(4) Pilferer
98. The act of killing' one's
wife
(1) Genocide
(2) Uxoricide
(3) Canicide
(4) Avicide
99. Music sung or played at
night below Ii person's window
(1) Serenade
(2) Sonnet
(3) Lyric
(4) Primo
100. A government by the nobles
(1) Democracy
(2) Bureaucracy
(3) Autocracy
(4) Aristocracy
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