1. What was the day on 15th august 1947 ?

2. Today is Monday. After 61 days, it will be :

3. If each side of a square is increased by 25%, find the percentage change in its area?

4. If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as :

5. The tropic of cancer does not pass through which of these Indian states ?

6. Fresh fruit contains 68% water and dry fruit contains 20% water. How much dry fruit can be obtained from 100 kg of fresh fruits ?

7. The purest form of iron is

8. Fathometer is used to measure

9. A problem is given to three students whose chances of solving it are 1/2, 1/3 and 1/4 respectively. What is the probability that the problem will be solved?

10. A can do a piece of work in 10 days, B in 15 days. They work together for 5 days, the rest of the work is finished by C in two more days. If they get Rs. 3000 as wages for the whole work, what are the daily wages of A, B and C respectively (in Rs):

11. A clock is set right at 8 a.m. The clock gains 10 minutes in 24 hours will be the true time when the clock indicates 1 p.m. on the following day?

12. Fastest Shorthand Writer was

13. MS-Word is an example of _

14. What was the day of the week on, 16th July, 1776?

15. Epsom(England) is the place associated with

16. An accurate clock shows 8 o'clock in the morning. Through how may degrees will the hour hand rotate when the clock shows 2 o'clock in the afternoon?

17. How many such pairs of digits are there in the number 421579368 each of which has as many digits between them in the number as when they are arranged in ascending order?

18. At what time between 4 and 5 o'clock will the hands of a watch point in opposite directions?

19. Which of the following is a Trans- Himalayan river?

20. If the radius of a circle is decreased by 50%, find the percentage decrease in its area.

21. The blue colour of the clear sky is due to

22. If log 27 = 1.431, then the value of log 9 is

23. If log 2 = 0.3010 and log 3 = 0.4771, the values of log5 512 is