A person drew ‘x’ triangles on a board such that no two of them touched or intersected each other.His friend counted the various types of triangles on the board and came up with the following data.
• Exactly 20 triangles were there in which all the sides were equal. • At least 32 triangles were there in which at least two sides were equal. • Exactly 12 triangles were there in which all the sides were of different lengths. • Exactly 24 triangles were there in which one interior angle was obtuse. • Exactly 28 triangles were there in which all the interior angles were acute.
Directions: The sentences given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Since then, intelligence tests have been mostly used to separate dull children in school from average or bright children, so that special education can be provided to the dull. (B) In other words, intelligence tests give us a norm for each age. (C) Intelligence is expressed as intelligence quotient and tests are developed to indicate what an average child of a certain age can dowhat a 5-year-old can answer, but a 4-year-old cannot, for instance. (D) Binet developed the first set of such tests in the early 1900s to find out which children in school needed special attention. (E) Intelligence can be measured by tests.
Due to the recent global financial crisis, many companies in the field of IT Services offer jobs on contractual basis with a clause of fine for the leave taken by the employee. An ITS company employs an engineer for 290 days on a salary of Rs. 500 for eight hours work per day, and the engineer has to pay a fine of Rs.50 for each hour of his absence. The engineer may compensate his one-day absence by working 4 hours extra for two days. If the engineer receives Rs. 1,32,400 at the end of the contract, how many hours was he absent from his job?
Directions for Questions : In the following there are three sentences. The sentence has a pair of words that are italicized and highlighted. From the italicized and highlighted words, select the most appropriate words (A or B) to form correct sentences. The sentences are followed by options that indicate the words, which may be selected to correctly complete the set of sentences. From the options given, choose the most appropriate one.