Sample Paper LGES




Complete the sentences by choosing the most appropriate word, from the given lettered choices (A to D) below each.


1.    Almost everyone has trouble ______ at one time or another.


A.       sleeping

B.       for sleeping

C.        sleep

D.       slept


2.    Ali always seeks _____ wealth.


A.       from

B.       with

C.        to

D.       for


Each question below consists of a related pair of words, followed by five lettered pairs of words. Select the lettered pair that best expresses a relationship similar to that expressed in the original pair. 


3.    PAGE: BOOK::


A.       sailors: crew

B.       petal: flower

C.        leaf: stalk

D.       singers: chorus


4.    MIGHT: RIGHT::


A.       honesty: policy

B.       cleanliness: godliness

C.        work: worship

D.       serve: wait


Choose the lettered word or phrase that is most nearly opposite in meaning to the word in capital letters.




A.        general

B.        widespread

C.        diffused

D.        common




6.    URBAN:


A.        country-made

B.        pastoral

C.        provincial

D.        rural


Choose the word most similar in meaning to the capitalized ones.


7.    CHANGE:


A.       alter

B.       church C. complete

D.       decide

E.        agree


8.    VIRTUE:


A.       relationship

B.       marriage C. prosperity

D.       happiness

E.        goodness


Read the passage to answer question 9-10


In the late seventeenth century, a transformation began that would make coffee one of the most popular drinks in Europe. The coffeehouse-meeting place of bankers, dissidents, artists, merchants, poets, wits, and rogues was in some ways the cradle of modern Europe. Coffee would change, in less than a century, from the drink of a few princes and a few paupers to the chief social beverage of the rising middle class.


9.    The word “transformation” is closest in meaning to:


A.       trend 

B.       event  C. change 

                D.     custom 


10. The word “rogues” refers to a type of:


A.       beverage

B.       person

C.        book

D.       coffee



Travelers may enter and remain in the Republic for up to 59 days. If a traveler is to stay for more than seven days, however, a special visa is required.


11. If the statements above are true, which of the following must also be true?


A.       A traveler who is staying in the Republic for 14 days must have a special visa

B.       Many travelers who stay in the Republic do not need visas

C.        Some travelers who stay in the Republic for more than seven days do not have the appropriate visas

D.       Travelers who stay less than seven days in the Republic do not need visas

E.        Travelers who merely pass through the Republic while en route to other destinations do not need visas


Questions 12-15


An editor must choose five articles to be published in the upcoming issue of an arts review. The only articles available for publication are theater articles F, G, H and J, and dance articles K, L, M and O.


At least three of the five published articles must be dance articles.

If J is chosen, then M cannot be.

If F is chosen, then J must also be chosen.


12. If M is not chosen for the issue, which of the following must be chosen?


A.       F

B.       G

C.        H

D.       J

E.        K


13. How many acceptable groupings of articles include J?


A.       One

B.       Two C. Three

D.       Four

E.        five


14. The choice of which article makes only one group of articles acceptable?












15. If G is chosen for the issue, which of the following must be true?


A.       J is not chosen

B.       Exactly three dance articles are chosen

C.        H is not chosen

D.       All four of the dance articles are chosen

E.        F is not chosen








16. Print preview command is useful to have a look at the document before it goes to ________.


A.        monitor B. printer C. scanner

                    D.     web cam


17. MS Excel files contain ________.


A.        sheets

B.        pages

C.        wallpapers

D.       slides


18. “Power Point Slide Layout” refers to the ________.


A.        back ground image

B.        way things are arranged on a slide

C.        header and footer of slide

D.       color scheme of slide


19. How will you define ‘Internet’ in the simplest way?




20. Which is first phase of memory?


A.       Retention

B.       Recall C. Recognition

                    D.     Learning


21. The easiest way to foster personal relationship with students is:


A.       Coming to class 5 to 10 minutes early

B.       Starting a dialogue C.         Learning their names

                    D.      Giving them prizes


22. In strategies for classroom management, the purpose of a class culture is to make the members of the class feel ______.


A.       Secure

B.       Afraid

C.        Over-confident

D.       Cultured 





23. Radar cannot determine:


A.       Size of object

B.       Speed of object

C.        Distance of object

D.       Direction of motion of object


24. Which of the following is not computer hardware?


A.       Mouse

B.       Keyboard C. Windows XP

                    D.     Screen


25. Usama bin Ladin is a citizen of:


A.       Afghanistan

B.       Libya

C.        Iraq

D.       Saudi Arabia





26. For equation of line 2x-y+5=0, what is the slope of the line?













27. Find the vector of the length 5 and the direction opposite that of v =[1,2,3]?


A.        [5,10,15]

B.        [5,10,15]

C.         ⎢⎡ 5 , 10 , 15 ⎥⎤

                                  14       14      14

D.        ⎡⎢ −5 , 10 , 15⎤⎥ 14 14        14

E.         ⎡⎢⎣145 ,            ⎤⎥


28. If u, v, w represent sides of a triangle find z, u=[2,3,4],v = [1,3 1]andw [1,6,z].


A.        Z=1

B.        Z=-1 C. Z=3 

D.       Z= 2

E.        Z=-3 


29. There are 540 passengers on a plane.  Half of them are above 40, onethird are in the age group of 20 to 40, and the rest are below 20 What fraction of all the passengers is below 20?


A.        1/4

B.        1/5 C. 1/6 

D. 1/7 E. 1/8


30. The population of fish in a fish farm at time t months is given by the


function      P(t) . What was the population at the 1 + 24x20.36 t