The

**Railway Recruitment Cell Group D Exam**was conducted on 9 November 2014. The RRC Group D question paper contains

**100 Questions**(74 General Awareness and 26 Math) in various languages. These all questions will very helpful to you for the forthcoming RRB competitive exams and will increase your intelligence skills.

1. A student has to score 30% marks to get through. If he gets 30 marks and fails by 30 marks. Find the maximum marks set for the examination.

(a) 180 (b) 210 (c) 200 (d) 220 (

**Ans :**c)

2. A candidate scores 25% and fails by 60 marks, while an another candidate who scores 50% marks, get 40 marks more than the mini- mum required marks to pass the examination. Find the maximum marks of the examination–

(a) 360 (b) 380 (c) 400 (d) 420 (

**Ans :**c)

**Also See : RRC Group D Exam Solved General Awareness Questions**

3. The sum of the present ages of a father and his son is 60 years. Six years ago, father's age was five times the age of the son. After 6 years, son's age will be–

(a) 12 years (b) 14 years (c) 18 years (d) 20 years (

**Ans :**d)

4. An error 2% in excess is made while measuring the side of a square. The percentage of error in the calculated area of the square is–

(a) 2% (b) 2. 02% (c) 4% (d) 4. 04% (

**Ans :**d)

5. A clock is started at noon. By 10 minutes past 5, the hour hand has turnod through–

(a) 1450 (b) 1500 (c) 1550 (d) 1600 (

**Ans :**c)

6. An automobile financier claims to be lending money at simple interest, but he includes the interest every six months for calculating the principal. If he is charging an interest of 10%, the effective rate of interest becomes–

(a) 10% (b) 10.25% (c) 10.5% (d) 10.75% (

**Ans :**c)

7. (√10 - 3) (√10 + 3) = ?

(a) 1 (b) 2 (c) 2√10 (d) 6 (

**Ans :**a)

8. Rajesh walked 25 m towards south. Then he turned to his left and walked 20 m. He then turned to his left and walked 25 m. He again turned to his right and walked-15 m. At what distance is he from the starting point and in which direction?

(a) 35 m East (b) 35 m North (c) 30 m West (d) 45 m East (

**Ans :**a)

9. A lent Rs. 600 to B for 2 years and Rs. 150 to C for 4 years and received Rs. 90 from both as interest. Find out rate of interest, simple interest being calculated.

(a) 5% (b) 7% (c) 8% (d) 9% (

**Ans :**a)

10. In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increases by 25% but the selling price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit?

(a) 70% (b) 80% (c) 90% (d) None of the above (

**Ans :**d)

11. A sum of Rs. 468. 75 was lent out at simple interest and at the end of 1 year 8 months the total amount was Rs. 500. Find the rate of interest per annum.

(a) 4% (b) 5% (c) 6% (d) 7% (

**Ans :**a)

12. Rs. 800 amounts to Rs. 920 in 3 years at simple interest. If the interest rate is increased by 3% to how much would it amount?

(a) Rs. 892 (b) Rs. 829 (c) Rs. 992 (d) Rs. 929 (

**Ans :**c)

13. Amit said, "This girl is the wife of the grandson of my mother". How is Amit related to the girl?

(a) Brother (b) Grandfather (c) Husband (d) Father-in-Law (

**Ans :**d)

14. Pointing towards a man, a woman said, "His mother is the only daughter of my mother. " How is the woman related to the man ?

(a) Mother (b) Grandmother (c) Sister (d) Daughter (

**Ans :**a)

15. In a coding system, PEN is written by as NZO and BARK as CTSL. How can we write PRANK?

(a) CSTZN (b) NSTOL (c) NTSLO (d) NZTOL (

**Ans :**b)

16. If TEACHER is coded a LMKJNMP, then how will HEART be coded ?

(a) NMAPL (b) NMPKL (c) NPKML (d) NMKPL (

**Ans :**d)

17. Find the relationship as expressed in the given pair–

Calendar : Dates : : Dictioruuy :?

(a) Vocabulary (b) Language (c) Words (d) Book (

**Ans :**a)

18. Find the relationship as expressed in the given pair–

Circle : Circumference : : Square : ?

(a) Volume (b) Area (c) Diagonal (d) Perimeter (

**Ans :**d)

19. Find the relationship as expressed in the given pair–

Breeze : Cyclone : : Drizzle : ?

(a) Earthquake (b) Storm (c) Flood (d) Downpour (

**Ans :**d)

20. Find the relationship as expressed in the given pair–

Import : Export : : Expenditure : ?

(a) Deficit (b) Revenue (c) Debt (d) Tax (

**Ans :**b)

21. Find the missing number–

24, 60, 120, 210, ?

(a) 300 (b) 336 (c) 420 (d) 525 (

**Ans :**b)

22. Find the missing number–

3, 12, 27, 48, 75, 108, ?

(a) 147 (b) 162 (c) 183 (d) 192 (

**Ans :**a)

23. Arrange the following words according to Dictionary arrangement–

1. Epitaxy 2. Episode 3. Epigene 4. Epitome

(a) 1, 2, 3, 4 (b) 3, 2, 4, 1 (c) 3, 2, 1, 4 (d) 4, 2, 1, 3 (

**Ans :**c)

24. Fresh grapes contain 80% water while dry grapes contain 10% water. If the weight of dry grapes is 250 kg, what is the total weight when it was fresh?

(a) 1000 kg (b) 1100 kg (c) 1125 kg (d) 1225 kg (

**Ans :**c)

25. A seller allows a discount of 5% on a watch. If he allows a discount of 7% he earns Rs. 15 less in the profit. What is the marked price?

(a) Rs. 697.5 (b) Rs. 712.5 (c) Rs. 750 (d) Rs. 817.5 (

**Ans :**c)

26. An Aeroplane covers a certain distance at a speed of 240 kmph in 5 hours. To cover the same distance in 1 2/3 hours, it must travel at a speed of–

(a) 300 kmph (b) 360 kmph (c) 600 kmph (d) 720 kmph (

**Ans :**d)