# Previous Year TNPSC Group 1 Questions 2017 Set 4

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31. What should come in place of the question mark in the following series? 24, 536, 487, 703, 678, ?
A. 736
B. 842
C. 742
D. 836​

32. Sum of n terms of an Arithmetic progression is 2n^2 + n then the eighth term is
A. 136
B. 36
C. 131
D. 31

33. A fraction is such that if the numerator is multiplied by 2 and the denominator is reduced by 4 we get 10/3, but if the numerator is increased by 6 and the denominator is doubled we get 11/14 what is the fraction?
A. 7
B. 5
C. 21
D. 17
34. A boy cut a sector containing an angle of 140° from a circle of radius 15 cm and he folded the sector into a cone. What is the curved surface area of the cone?
A. 572 sq. cm
B. 527 sq. cm
C. 275 sq. cm
D. 257 sq. cm​

35. If radii of two cylinders are in the ratio 5 : 3 and their heights are in the ratio 3 : 5 then ratio of their volumes is
A. 5:5
B. 3: 3
C. 9: 25
D. 5:3

36. A school boy walks from his house to school at the rate of 4 kmph. He reaches the school 20 minutes earlier than the schedule time. If he walks at the rate of 3 kmph, he reaches the school 20 minutes late. What is the distance of the school from his house?
A. 12 km
B. 480 km
C. 21 km
D. 8 km

37. If 1/2(2x+3y) + 12/7(3x-2y)=1/2 and 7/(2x+3y) + 4/(3x-2y)=2. the values of x and y are respectively
A. 2, 1
B. 1, 2
C. – 1, -2
D. – 2, 1​

38. In which of the following option, the Indian states are arranged in descending order based on their size of the population?
A. Uttar Pradesh - Bihar - West Bengal – Maharastra
B. Bihar - West Bengal - Uttar Pradesh – Maharastra
C. Uttar Pradesh - Maharastra - Bihar - West Bengal
D. Uttar Pradesh - Maharastra - West Bengal – Bihar​

39. Match List-1 (Planet) with List - II (Moon):
List -1 List – II
a. Jupiter 1. Triton
b. Saturn 2. Miranda
c. Uranus 3. Europa
d. Neptune 4. Titan
a b c d
A. 3241
B. 1 324
C.3421
D.4312​

40. As on January 2017 who is the all-time highest goalscorer in World Cup Football?
A. Miroslav Klose
B. Lionel Messi
C. Christiano Ronaldo
D. Neymar​