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**Directions for questions 1 to 4: Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.**

The following bar graph gives the production, exports and per capita consumption of rice in country A, for the five years from 2006 to 2010

Consumption = Production – Exports

Per Capita Consumption = Consumption/ Population

1. In which year was the percentage increase in the consumption of rice over the previous year, the highest?

a. 2007

b. 2008

c. 2009

d. 2010

2. What is the population of country A in the year 2008 (in million)?

a. 64 million

b. 2.72 million

c. 2.79 million

d. 2.85 million

3. The ratio of exports to consumption in the given period was the highest in the year

a. 2006

b. 2007

c. 2008

d. 2009

4. In which of the given years was the population of country A, the highest?

a. 2007

b. 2008

c. 2009

d. 2010

**Directions for questions 5 to 9:** The following pie chart shows the hourly distribution (in degrees) of all the major activities of a student.

5. The percentage of time which he spends in school is:

a. 38%

b. 30%

c. 40%

d. 25%

6. How much time (in percent) does he spend in games in comparison to sleeping?

a. 30%

b. 40%

c. 25%

d. None of these

7. If he spends the time in games equal to the home work and remains constant in other activities, then the percentage decrease in time of sleeping:

a. 15%

b. 12.5%

c. 20%

d. None of these

8. What is the difference in time (in hours) spent in school and in home work?

a. 2

b. 3

c. 4

d. 8

9. If he spends 1/3rd time of homework in Mathematics then the number of hours he spends in rest of the subjects in home work:

a. 1

b. 2

c. 3

d. 4

10. log_{10} 10 + log_{10} 10^{2} + ….. + log10 10^n

a. n^2 + 1

b. n^2 – 1

c. (n^2 + n) / 2 * n(n+1) / 3

d. n^2 + n / 2

**Answer Key** 1. b

2. c

3. a

4. d

5. b

6. c

7. b

8. c

9. b

10. d

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