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Consider the following statement :“A sound body means one whichbends itself to the spirit and is always a ready instrument at its service.”The above statement is attributed to

A) Sardar Patel B) Winston Churchill
C) Mahatma Gandhi D) Baden-Powell
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Mahatma Gandhi

Explanation:

According to Gandhiji, A sound body means one which bends itself to the spirit and is always a ready instrument at its service. Such bodies are not made, in my opinion, on the football field. They are made on cornfields and farms.

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If x+1x=5, then the value of 6xx2+x+1 is,

A) 1 B) 2
C) 3 D) 4
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 1

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If a > b > 0, AB = a - b cm, BC = 2√ab cm, then ∠ABC is

A)  45° B)  60
C)  90° D)  120°
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C)  90°

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PR is a tangent to a circle with centre O and radius 4 cm at point Q. If ∠POR = 90°, OR = 5 cm and OP = 20/3 cm, then the length of PR is:

A) 16/3 cm B) 23/3 cm
C) 25/3 cm D) 3 cm
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 25/3 cm

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From a point, 40 m apart from the foot of a tower, the angle of elevation of its top is 60°. The height of the tower is

A) 40√3 km B) 40√3 cm
C) 40√3 m D) 40√2 m
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 40√3 m

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The radius of a sphere and hemisphere are same. The ratio of their total surface area is

A) 3:1 B)  2:1
C) 3:2 D) 4:3
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 4:3

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Two equal arcs of two circles subtend angle of  60° and 75° at the centre. The ratio of the radii of the two circles is

A) 5/4 B) 3/2
C) 4/5 D) 2/3
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 5/4

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The pie chart shows the number of shoes of 5 different brands in a multi brand store. There are total 1200 shoes.

A) 230 B) 276
C) 286 D) 216
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 276

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