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# Territorial Army 2 2017 Mathematics and Reasoning Question Paper

The Territorial Army examination was conducted on last 30th July, 2017. The examination was conducted in 2 parts. 1st paper consisted Reasoning and Mathematics (time 1000 – 1200), while part...

The Territorial Army examination was conducted on last 30th July, 2017. The examination was conducted in 2 parts. 1st paper consisted Reasoning and Mathematics (time 1000 – 1200), while part 2 consisted G.K. and English (time 1400-1600). We are sharing with you the  Territorial Army 2 2017 Mathematics and Reasoning Question Paper along with some sample questions. Readers must download the pdf file who are interested in writing the TA entry exam in 2018 and onward.

Mathematics was the scoring section of the paper 1 as the level of the section was a bit lower than average level of difficulty. The questions of the number system, simplification, trigonometry, mensuration, geometry, ratio and proportion, simple and compound interest, profit loss, time and work, and partnership were there in the exam. Average people have attempted a good number of question in the exam. Average attempts were 35-45.

The reasoning part of the exam was average. The section is composed of sequences, odd one out, missing numbers, relations, directions, time and date, syllogism etc. The section did not have any high level of difficulty, but some candidates have found it time-consuming. The missing number and sequences were time taking. Average attempts were 35-45.

## Territorial Army 2 2017 Mathematics and Reasoning Question Paper

### Sample Questions

Q. If Rs 8,000 can maintain a family of 4 persons for 40 days, how long will Rs 10,500 maintain a family of Rs 6 persons.
(a) 30 Days
(b) 35 Days
(c) 25 Days
(d) 28 Days

Q. X works twice as fast as Y, If Y can complete a job alone in 12 days, then in how many days can X and Y together finish the job?
(a) 18
(b) 4
(c) 6
(d) 8

Q. In a class of 60 students 45 plays cricket, 30 play football, 5 play none. How many students play both games?
(a) 20
(b) 15
(c) 10
(d) 5

Q. A person whose house is facing east, comes out of his house, takes a left turn and travel in that direction for 7 kilometers, after which he takes another left turn and travel for 6 kilometers. He again takes a left turn and travels for 3 Kms and again takes a left turn and travels for 3 kilometers. From this point what is the shortest distance to his house?
(a) 19 Km
(b) 10 Km
(c) 5 Km
(d) 30 Km

Q. A card is drawn from a well shuffled pack of cards. The probability of getting a queen of club or king of heart is?
(a) 1/52
(b) 1/26
(c) 1/13
(d) 1/56

Q. Gangaram started walking towards south. After walking 15 meters he turned to the left and walked 15 meters. He again turned to his left and walked 15 meters. How far is he from his origin position and in which direction?
(a) 15 meters, North
(b) 15 meters, East
(c) 30 meters, South
(d) 15 meters, West

Q. I go 10 m to the East, then I turn left and go 5 m, I turn left again and go 10 m and then again I turn left and go 10 m. In which direction I am from my starting point?
(a) East
(b) West
(c) North
(d) South

Q. A 260 m long train runs at a speed of 55 Kmph. How much time will it take to cross a platform 290 m long?
(a) 20 Seconds
(b) 36 Seconds
(c) 18 Seconds
(d) 60 Seconds