** 41) If there was no atmosphere, what would be the color of the sky?**

(A) Red

(B) Blue

(C) Black

(D) White

** 42) 'White goods' are**

(A) basic raw materials

(B) durable consumption goods

(C) cosmetic articles

(D) goods imported from western countries

** 43) "Our sweetest songs are those that tell us of saddest thoughts". These words are attributed to:**

(A) Keats

(B) Wordsworth

(C) Shelley

(D) Milton

** 44) The 1st Asian Secretary General of United Nations was**

(A) Kofi Anan

(B) Vijay Lakshmi Pandit

(C) U-Thant

(D) Kurt Waldheim

** 45) ASEAN was formed in**

(A) 1965

(B) 1960

(C) 1967

(D) 1968

** 46) Decibel is a unit of?**

(A) Speed of light

(B) Intensity of sound

(C) Intensity of heat

(D) None

** 47) If a sum on compound interest becomes three times in 4 years, then with the same interest rate, the sum will become 27 times in:**

(A) 11 years

(B) 12 years

(C) 24 years

(D) 38 years

** 48) The least number of complete years in which a sum of money put out at 20% compound interest will be more than doubled is:**

(A) 7

(B) 4

(C) 5

(D) 8

** 49) What annual payment will discharge a debt of Rs. 1025 due in 2 years at the rate of 5% compound interest?**

(A) Rs. 650

(B) Rs. 551.25

(C) Rs. 560

(D) Rs. 660.75

** 50) If the area of a rectangular plot increases by 30% while its breadth remains same, what will be the ratio of the areas of new and old figures?**

(A) 4 : 3

(B) 5 : 1

(C) 4 : 7

(D) None of these