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NTA NET 2020 Paper 1 17 October Evening Shift Part 1

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Comprehension:

Consider the following table that shows the percentage (%) distribution of runs scored by an Indian batsman against different countries in one-day internationals (ODI) and T20 world cup matches. Total runs scored by the Indian batsman in ODI and T20 are 2800 and 2000 respectively. Based on the data in the table, answer the questions 1 - 5:

Country Wise Distribution of Runs
Country wise Distribution of Runs:
CountryPercent (%) of Runs Scored
ODIT20
Pakistan10.50 %09.50 %
England11.00 %09.00 %
Australia17.0 %11.50 %
South Africa12.50 %16.50 %
Sri Lanka09.00 %12.50 %
New Zealand12.00 %10.00 %
West Indies14.00 %18.00 %
Others13.50 %13.00 %

1. Total runs scored by the batsman against New Zealand in T20 matches are approximately what percent (%) of the total runs scored against Pakistan in ODI matches?

(1) 64 %

(2) 66 %

(3) 62 %

(4) 68 %

Answer: 4

Q. 2 In the case of which of the following countries, the difference between the runs scored by the batsman in ODI and T20 is the second lowest?

(1) Sri Lanka

(2) Pakistan

(3) South Africa

(4) West Indies

Answer: 3

3. If the batsman played 14 innings against Sri Lanka in ODI and remained not out in 5 innings, then the average runs scored by the batsman against Sri Lanka are:

(1) 28

(2) 24

(3) 26

(4) 22

Answer: 1

4. The runs scored by the batsman against West Indies in T20 are approximately what percent (%) of the runs scored against Australia in ODI?

(1) 71 %

(2) 75 %

(3) 73 %

(4) 69 %

Answer: 3

5. If the batsman had scored 280 runs against Pakistan in T20 matches, then what would have been the percentage of runs scored by the batsman in the T20 matches against all other countries (Assuming that the total runs scored by the batsman in T20 remains the same (that is 2000) ) ?

(1) 88 %

(2) 84 %

(3) 86 %

(4) 90 %

Answer: 3

Q. 6 Given below are two statements: One is labelled as Assertion (A) and the other is labelled as Reason (R) :

Assertion (A) : Long term low emission development strategies by each country are crucial to realizing the goals of Paris Agreement.

Reason (R) : Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) declared by each country are not sufficient to keep the rise in global temperature upto above the pre-industrial level.

In the light of the above statements, choose the most appropriate answer from the options given below:

(1) Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)

(2) Both (A) and (R) are correct but (R) is NOT the correct explanation of (A)

(3) (A) is correct but (R) is not correct

(4) (A) is not correct but (R) is correct

Answer: 1

Q7 Ankur receives an email informing him that his credit card is going to be cancelled. The email advises him to click on the provided link and sign into his online banking account to prevent this from happening, which he does. A week later, Ankur notices that ₹ 10.000 has been withdrawn from his bank account. What has Ankur fallen victim to?

(1) A phishing scam

(2) A Trojan horse

(3) Online blackmail

(4) A virus

Answer: 1

Q. 8 Factors that contribute for effective classroom communication are:

(A) Information overload

(B) Use of unfamiliar words

(C) Balanced flow of words

(D) Circular flow of messages

(E) Mechanism to assess the feedback

Choose the most appropriate answer from the options given below:

(1) (A) , (B) , (C) only

(2) (B) , (C) , (D) only

(3) (A) , (D) , (E) only

(4) (C) , (D) , (E) only

Answer: 4

9. Given below are two statements

Statement I: A number is divisible by 3, if the sum of its digits is divisible by 3.

Statement II: A number is divisible by 9, if the sum of its digits is not divisible by 9.

In the light of the above statement, choose the most appropriate answer from the options given below:

(1) Both Statement I and Statement II are correct

(2) Both Statement I and Statement II are incorrect

(3) Statement I is correct but Statement II is incorrect

(4) Statement I is incorrect but Statement II is correct

Answer: 3

Q. 10 At what angle the hands of a clock are inclined at 15 minutes past 5?

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

Answer: 2