Model Questions for UPSC PRE CSAT PAPER SET - 58

Model Questions for UPSC PRE CSAT PAPER SET - 58

  Passage : Instruction for question- read the following passage and answer the questions that follow. Your answers to the questions should be based on the passage only.

In a sense, 2012 has the potential to be call important milestone; As of January, it has been more than 12 months since India recorded its last case of poliomyelitis. If 2012 passes without this record being disturbed, India and the rest of the world would have made significant progress toward eradicating only the second human disease ever. As with small pox, the primary tool that is being employed is a highly effective Vaccine. It is because of their tremendous public value that the famous economist Jeffrey sachs once
called vaccines and other similar health interventions ‘weapons of mass salvation’. This potentially defining advancement in the battle against polio comes, coincidentally, at a moment
of reckoning for vaccines and immunization. In May 2011, ‘the decade of vaccines collaboration’ was lunched at the World Health Assembly. With a Variety of stakeholders- ranging from United Nations agency to multilateral bodies, national governments to philanthropic institutions- this efforts hopes to maximize the power and potential of vaccines over the next decade, and expect full benefits of immunization to everyone.

1. You presented an idea in front of the board of directors. Your boss praises you by saying that you have a ‘good style’ here?

(a) Clean clear thinking
(b) Good and unique idea
(c) Impressive way of speaking
(d) Fearless attitude

2. You are the district magistrate of a remote district and you have to deliver a speech is one of the remote villages ‘you will’

(a) Use cheesy words and fancy language.
(b) Use formal words, without much interactive lines
(c) Use familiar, native and simple words with a touch of interactive lines.
(d) Use circumlocution and abstract words.

3. A guy sent an email to the boss of a big firm saying “we were not able to access the following application, and we need to know why”, the boss gets angry on reading this the reason may be

(a) Email did not convey the right massage.
(b) The language used in the email was not good.
(c) Emails are not good way for formal massages.
(d) The Pshchological method and the expression was not conveyed properly because of lack of physical interaction.

4. Technology is playing an important role in interaction processes of common people with the government, the reason could be

(a) Efficiency and freedom.
(b) Growing numbers of mobile phones and internets in far flung areas also.
(c) Accessibility is short time, thus saving time and energy and money.
(d) All of the above.

5. The best way to answer financial inclusion is

(a) Use of mobile phones.
(b) Use of internet
(c) Use of knowledge of banks.
(d) Use of private sectors.

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6. There is a danger of bomb blast in your area. You, as the superintendent of police will use which of the means to disseminate the news and alert the people. Your mean should be the best.

(a) E- mails and SMS
(b) Television and radios.
(c) Newspapers
(d) Campaigning

7. Chief Executives and other senior leader place the highest value on effectives interpersonal communication. What could be the reason for this?

(a) The productivity depends on effectives communication .
(b) Effective communication makes the workers fearless.
(c) Effective inter personal communication ensures good working conditions.
(d) Personality of a person depends on the effective communication skills.

8. A secret survey was conducted by the boss in his company. The survey records that the company has ‘dehumanized climate’ Here ‘dehumanized climate’ means.

(a) Subordinates are lazy and won’t take Responsibility
(b) Subordinates lack desire to achive significant results.
(c) Subordinates avoid making decisions whenever possible
(d) All of the above

Direction: A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are eight employees working in there departments- marketing finance and production, in an organization with at least two of them in any department Each of them different choice of TV channels from star, ZEE, ESPN, DD, SONY, NDTV, Aaj Tak and BBC not necessarily in the same order D likes ESPN and he works in production department with only G. B and F do not work in the same Department. H likes DD and does not work in marketing department. E works with C in the same department and likes star. B likes Aaj Tak and none of his * in the department likes either Sony or NDTV G likes Zee. F does not like Sony.

9. In which department does F work?

(a) Marketing
(b) Production
(c) finance
(d) Marketing or Finance

10. Which channel does F like?

(a) Zee
(b) NDTV
(c) BBC
(d) Data Inadequate


1 (a) 2 (c) 3 (b) 4 (d) 5 (d) 6 (a) 7 (a) 8 (b) 9 (c) 10 (b)

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