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SSC CHSL Tier-1 2016 Question paper held on 7 Jan 2017 (Morning Session)

Oct 26, 2017 12:17 IST
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SSC CHSL question paper

SSC is going to commence the SSC CHSL exam for 2017 session very soon in the month of October. So, keeping that in mind, previous year question papers are very important. SSC used to put the same questions from the previous year exams sometimes in the upcoming exams. However , we have managed to collect all these papers and decided to share with all our readers.

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In this article, we have shared the question paper of SSC CHSL tier-1 2016 exam held on 07-Jan-2017 in Morning session. Let us take a tour of it-

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SSC CHSL 2016 Tier-1 exam: Previous year question paper

Question 1. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

Hirakund : Mahanadi : : Tehri Dam : ?

a) Damodar

b) Bhagirathi

c) Yamuna

d) Son

Question 2. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

LG : WM : : DC : ?

a) IJ

b) EF

c) GE

d) LI

Question 3. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

IM : RZ : : HF : ?

a) MP

b) OK

c) PL

d) QR

Question 4. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.

16 : 40 : : 20 : ?

a) 29

b) 21

c) 50

d) 60

Question 5. Find out the odd word/letters/number/number pair from the given alternatives.

a) Mohammad Azharuddin

b) Sunil Gavaskar

c) Dhyan Chand

d) Yuvraj Singh

Question 6. Find out the odd word/letters/number/number pair from the given alternatives.

a) EV

b) GT

c) JQ

d) MO

Question 7. Find out the odd word/letters/number/number pair from the given alternatives.

a) 4246

b) 8314

c) 9546

d) 7284

Question 8. Find out the odd word/letters/number/number pair from the given alternatives.

a) 78, 26

b) 19, 20

c) 20, 40

d) 36, 12

Question 9. A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

Constable, Head constable, ? , Inspector

a) Deputy Superintendent of Police

b) Superintendent of Police

c) Sub-inspector

d) Assistant Commissioner of Police

Question 10. A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

3, 6, 9, 36, 41, ?

a) 244

b) 225

c) 246

d) 410

Question 11. In the following question, two statements are given each followed by two conclusions I and II. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the given conclusions, if any, follows from the given statements.

Statements:

(I) Some scooters are trucks.

(II) All trucks are trains.

Conclusion:

(I) Some scooters are trains.

(II) No truck is a scooter.

a) Conclusion I follows

b) Conclusion II follows

c) Neither I nor II follows

d) Both I and II follows

Question 12. A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

JLN, RTV, ZBD, ?

a) SUW

b) HJL

c) GHI

d) TVX

Question 13. A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

XV, BA, JK, ?

a) MP

b) VS

c) VZ

d) UD

Question 14. If yesterday was Tuesday, then what day of the week will the tenth day from today be?

a) Friday

b) Sunday

c) Monday

d) Saturday

Question 15. Arrange the given words in the sequence in which they occur in the dictionary.

i. Collaborate

ii. Constant

iii. Correspondence

iv. Combination

Options:

a) iv, ii, i, iii

b) iii, ii, iv, i

c) iv, iii, i, ii

d) i, iv, ii, iii

Question 16. In a certain code language, 'TAPERECORDER' is written as '!#&@^@?%^+@^'. How is 'REPORT' written in that code language?

a) ^@&^%!

b) ^@&%!

c) ^@&%^!

d) ^@%&^!

Question 17. ln the following question, select the missing number from the given series.

13

169

961

15

?

2601

12

144

441

a) 81

b) 361

c) 289

d) 225

Question 18. If "*" denotes "added to", "&" denotes "divided by", "@" denotes "multiplied by" and "%" denotes "subtracted from", then 153 & 17 @ 6 % 9 * 18 = ?

a) 63

b) 98

c) 93

d) 10

Question 19. In the following question, which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it?

d_fde_ _deee_

a) eeff

b) cdef

c) ddee

d) deee

Question 20. A man travels 25 km towards the west and then turns 90°to his left and travels another 4 km. Finally, he turns left and covers 25 km. In which direction is he now from his original position?

a) West

b) East

c) South

d) North

Question 21. A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as shown in the given two matrices. The columns and rows of Matrix-I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix-ll are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, for example, ‘N’ can be represented by 21, 67 etc. and 'R’ can be represented by 66, 57 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the set for the word 'HUNT’.

Matrix – I

 

1

2

3

4

T

R

A

N

B

1

W

U

N

H

U

2

E

N

S

G

U

3

N

Y

P

U

M

4

H

T

U

F

A

Matrix – II

 

5

6

7

8

9

5

T

A

R

I

H

6

X

R

B

W

N

7

C

S

Y

E

U

8

S

N

T

M

S

9

G

B

E

R

H

a) 40, 33, 03, 88

b) 99, 23, 56, 00

c) 59, 42, 12, 79

d) 13, 11, 30, 41

Question 22. Introducing a girl, a man says, "She is the daughter of the daughter of my wife". How is man related to the girl?

a) Maternal uncle

b) Son

c) Maternal grandfather

d) Father

Question 23. If a mirror is placed on the line MN, then which of the answer figures is the right image of the given figure?

a)

b)

c)

d)

Question 24. Identify the diagram that best represents the relationship among the given classes.

Olympic games, Tennis, Wrestling, Ludo

a)

b)

c)

d)

Question 25. A piece of paper is folded and punched as shown below in the question figures. From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.

a)

b)

c)

d)

SSC CHSL Tier-1 question paper 2016 held on 7thJan 2017 (Evening Shift)

Question 26. Group of 4 bits forms a

a) Byte

b) Nibble

c) Gigabyte

d) Terabyte

Question 27. Barograph was invented by

a) Lucien Vidi

b) John Venn

c) Theophilus Van Kannel

d) Lewis Urry

Question 28. Diabetes is caused by

a) Excess of insulin

b) Low production of Insulin

c) Malfunction of liver

d) Higher production of bilirubin

Question 29. Tectona grandis Linn is the scientific name of

a) Guava

b) Teak

c) Amla

d) Chiku

Question 30. Sea-Anemones belongs to the phylum

a) Arthropoda

b) Cnidaria

c) Porifera

d) Mollusca

Question 31. Which among the following is present inside the nucleus of an atom?

a) Protons and Neutrons

b) Electrons and Protons

c) Neutrons and Electrons

d) Neutrons, Protons, Electrons

Question 32. What is baking soda?

a) Aluminium bicarbonate

b) Sodium isolate

c) Sodium bicarbonate

d) Aluminium sulphate

Question 33. Elephanta Caves is in

a) Maharashtra

b) Orissa

c) Rajasthan

d) Sikkim

Question 34. Which of the following is a classical dance from North India?

a) Bharatanatyam

b) Kuchipudi

c) Kathak

d) Kathakali

Question 35. If demand curve for camping tents is D = 100000 - 17P and supply curve is S = 50000 + 8P, find the equilibrium Price?

a) Rs. 1000

b) Rs. 2000

c) Rs. 4000

d) Rs. 500

Question 36. Value of Total Goods and Services produced in a country is its _____________ .

a) Gross Domestic Product

b) Gross Revenue Income

c) Total Goods Revenue

d) Total Income

Question 37. Dissolved oxygen in rivers is close to _________ parts per million.

a) 125

b) 25

c) 5

d) 0

Question 38. Which of the following is also known as a Common Water Hyacinth?

a) Pistia

b) Opuntia

c) Aegilops

d) Echhornia

Question 39. Rukmini Devi Arundale is associated with _______.

a) Kathak

b) Bharatnatyam

c) Kuchipudi

d) Bhangra

Question 40. Which state does not share a common border with Haryana?

a) Uttar Pradesh

b) Madhya Pradesh

c) Himachal Pradesh

d) Rajasthan

Question 41. Which planet is also referred to as a "Dwarf planet"?

a) Pluto

b) Mercury

c) Jupiter

d) Saturn

Question 42. Who was the founder of the Brahmo Samaj, founded in 1828?

a) Rabindranath Tagore

b) Subhash Chandra Bose

c) Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

d) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Question 43. Shah Jahan built Taj Mahal in memory of ___________.

a) Ruqayya Sultan Begum

b) Jodha Bai

c) Mumtaz Mahal

d) Nur Jahan

Question 44. Which actor won the best actor award in the 1st Filmfare Awards?

a) Dev Anand

b) Rajesh Khanna

c) Dilip Kumar

d) Amitabh Bachchan

Question 45. Which of the following physical quantities is a scalar quantity?

a) Weight

b) Impulse

c) Young's Modulus

d) acceleration

Question 46. Which among the following elements is a liquid at room temperature?

a) Phosphorus

b) Mercury

c) Sodium

d) Aluminium

Question 47. How many maximum terms, a person can serve as Prime Minister of India?

a) 3

b) 5

c) 7

d) No limit

Question 48. If the president declares emergency then this proclamation must be approved by the Parliament within _____.

a) 1 year

b) 6 months

c) 3 months

d) one month

Question 49. Deepika Kumari is associated with _______.

a) Archery

b) Wrestling

c) Boxing

d) Swimming

Question 50. The Arthashastra was written by

a) Chanakya

b) Kalidasa

c) Harsha Vardhana

d) Vatsyayana

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Question 51. In ΔABC, D and E are points on side AB and AC respectively. DE is parallel to BC. If lengths of AD, DB and DE are 10 cm, 5 cm and 6 cm respectively. What is the length of BC?

a) 9 cm

b) 2 cm

c) 3 cm

d) 11 cm

Question 52. If 2x - 1 < 5x + 2 and 2x + 5 < 6 - 3x, then x can take which of the following values?

a) 1

b) 0

c) 2

d) -2

Question 53. A carpenter can build a cupboard in 60 hours. After 15 hours he takes a break. What fraction of the cupboard is yet to be built?

a) 0.5

b) 0.9

c) 0.75

d) 0.25

Question 54. There is 75% increase in an amount in 5 years at simple interest. What will be the compound interest of Rs 40000 after 2 years at the same rate?

a) Rs 25800

b) Rs 32250

c) Rs 12900

d) Rs 19350

Question 55. Which of the following equations has the sum of its roots as 5?

a) x2 - 5x + 6 = 0

b) x2 - 5x - 6 = 0

c) x2 + 5x + 6 = 0

d) x2 + 5x - 6 = 0

Question 56. The base angle of an isosceles trapezium is 45°. If the shorter side and both the equal sides are 10 cm each, what is the area of the trapezium?

a) 50√2 + 50 sq cm

b) 50√2 + 100 sq cm

c) 100√2 + 50 sq cm

d) 100√2 + 100 sq cm

Question 57. Rahul sells a machine for Rs 50 lakhs at a loss. Had he sold it for Rs 60 lakh, his gain would have been 7 times the earlier loss. What is the cost price of the machine?

a) Rs 51.25 lakhs

b) Rs 58.75 lakhs

c) Rs 67.14 lakhs

d) Rs 43.75 lakhs

Question 58. If the radius of a circle is increased by 27%, then its area will increase by

a) 61.29 percent

b) 54 percent

c) 27 percent

d) 30.645 percent

Question 59. If Girilal's salary is 11/7 times of Hariram's and Shekhar's is 3/4 times of Hariram's, what is the ratio of Girilal's salary to Shekhar's salary.

a) 44:21

b) 28:33

c) 33:28

d) 21:44

Question 60. (cosA + sinA)2 + (cosA - sinA)2 is equals to

a) 1

b) 1/2

c) 2

d) 0

Question 61. If a merchant offers a discount of 20% on the list price, then she makes a loss of 16%. What % profit or % loss will she make if she sells goods at a discount of 10% of the list price?

a) 14 percent profit

b) 20 percent profit

c) 50 percent profit

d) 5.5 percent loss

Question 62. The sum of all prime numbers between 30 and 42 is

a) 103

b) 109

c) 105

d) 104

Question 63. The curved surface area of a hemisphere is 2772 sq cm and volume is 19404 cubic cm, what is its radius? (Take π = 22/7)

a) 42 cms

b) 21 cms

c) 10.5 cms

d) 31.5 cms

Question 64. If cosC - cosD = x, then value of x is

a) 2sin[(C+D)/2]cos[(C-D)/2]

b) 2cos[(C+D)/2]sin[(C-D)/2]

c) 2sin[(C+D)/2]sin[(D-C)/2]

d) 2cos[(C+D)/2]cos[(C-D)/2]

Question 65. The value of x for which the expressions 12 - 6x and 4x + 2 become equal is

a) 0

b) 2

c) 1

d) 4

Question 66. Δ DEF and Δ GHI are similar triangles. Length of DE is 4 cm and length of the corresponding side GH is 9 cm. What is the ratio of areas of Δ DEF and ΔGHI?

a) 81:16

b) 4:9

c) 16:81

d) 9:4

Question 67. To travel 816 km, an Express train takes 9 hours more than Rajdhani. If however, the speed of the Express train is doubled, it takes 4 hours less than Rajdhani. What is the speed of Rajdhani?

a) 48 km/hr

b) 62.8 km/hr

c) 33.2 km/hr

d) 77.5 km/hr

Question 68. What would be the equation of the line, which intercepts x-axis at -5 and is perpendicular to the line y = 2x + 3?

a) x - 2y = -5

b) x + 2y = 5

c) x + 2y = -5

d) x - 2y = 5

Question 69. If 4pxy = (x + 2y)2 - (x - 2y)2, then what will be the value of p?

a) 0.5

b) 0.25

c) 4

d) 2

Question 70.  In the first 26 overs of a cricket match, the run rate was 5.4 runs/over. What is the required run rate in the remaining 24 overs to reach the target of 294 runs?

a) 7

b) 6.4

c) 7.6

d) 5.8

Question 71. What is the value of tan -5π/6?

a) -1/√3

b) 1/√3

c) √3

d) -√3

Question 72. Refer the below data table and answer the following Question.

 

Number of employees

Annual salary (in lakhs)

Bonus as percent of annual salary

Manager

1

48

40%

Executive

6

16

20%

Trainee

2

2

20%

What is the average bonus (in rupees)?

a) 3920004

b) 220000

c) 228000

d) 435556

Question 73. Refer the below data table and answer the following Question.

 

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Company A

4000

3000

3000

1000

2000

Company B

1000

1000

1000

5000

4000

Company C

1000

1000

4000

2000

1000

For which of the following pairs of years the total exports from the three Companies together are equal?

(Note : Figure given are in lakh rupees)

a) 2013 & 2014

b) 2013 & 2015

c) 2011 & 2012

d) 2014 & 2015

Question 74. Refer the below data table and answer the following Question.

Year

Profit or (-Loss) in Rs Crore

2011

5

2012

- 5

2013

20

2014

5

2015

- 5

What was the total Profit or loss of the company in last 5 years?

a) Profit of Rs 30 crores

b) Loss of Rs 20 crores

c) Loss of Rs 30 crores

d) Profit of Rs 20 crores

Question 75. Refer the below data table and answer the following Question.

India’s exports in 2015

Value in million US$

Jewellery

500

Software

850

Cotton

950

Steel

1000

Electronics

875

a) 23.46 percent

b) 25.96 percent

c) 18.46 percent

d) 20.96 percent

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Question 76. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Open to more than one interpretation; not having one obvious meaning.

a) trite

b) opposite

c) exceptional

d) ambiguous

Question 77. Select the word with the correct spelling.

a) humanoide

b) rikshaw

c) deviance

d) virtuos

Question 78. Select the antonym of

vibrant

a) drab

b) gaudy

c) jazzy

d) vivid

Question 79. In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

If you are caught using a calculator in the exam then it will be ______________.

a) taken

b) confiscated

c) confisticate

d) under possession

Question 80. In the following question, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect speech. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best express the same sentence in Indirect/Direct speech.

"Please don't hit me" Rita said to the attacker.

a) Rita begged the attacker to not to hit her.

b) Rita told the attacker to not hit her.

c) Rita begged the attacker not to hit her.

d) Rita pleaded with the attacker to not to hit her.

Question 81. Select the synonym of

Dignity

a) decency

b) immoral

c) primacy

d) chagrin

Question 82. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Indian Defence forces(A)/fought the enemy(B)/till the last soldier was standing.(C)/No error(D)

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

Question 83. Choose the synonym of

defecate

a) chaff

b) quench

c) ingest

d) secrete

Question 84. Select the word with the correct spelling.

a) bargundy

b) panacea

c) revolwer

d) cantinue

Question 85. In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

_______ and my younger brother went to the movies all by ourselves.

a) I

b) Mine

c) Myself

d) My own self

Question 86. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order

The truth about these

P-communities is that

Q-they deserve to die

R-dysfunctional, downscale

a) PQR

b) QPR

c) RPQ

d) RQP

Question 87. Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

The unfortunate old man was knocked (away by) the rash driver.

a) out by

b) off by

c) by

d) no improvement

Question 88. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase

Something widely feared as a possible dangerous occurrence.

a) spectre

b) beguile

c) monolith

d) canny

Question 89. In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

The landlord could not(A)/tell which of the servant(B)/broke the glass.(C)/No error(D)

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

Question 90. Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

One should get (trained) to prepare one's own breakfast.

a) habituated

b) used

c) prepared

d) no improvement

Question 91. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Mrs. Vaijanthi teaches us literature.

a) We have been taught literature by Mrs. Vaijanthi.

b) Literature is being taught by Mrs. Vaijanthi to us.

c) Literature is being taught to us by Mrs. Vaijanthi.

d) Literature is taught by Mrs. Vaijanthi to us.

Question 92. Select the antonym of

deep-seated

a) chronic

b) temporary

c) inbred

d) subconscious

Question 93. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Zero tolerance

a) Accuracy is paramount

b) Non-acceptance of antisocial behaviour

c) No return without risk

d) No problem at all

Question 94. Rearrange the parts of the sentence in correct order.

Do not be anxious about

P-thanksgiving, present your requests to God

Q-and petition, with

R-anything, but in every situation, by prayer

a) PRQ

b) PQR

c) QRP

d) RQP

Question 95. In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Variety is the spice of life

a) New experiences make life more interesting

b) Experimentation may be risky

c) Life is very beautiful

d) There is no life without excitement

Question 96. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Potholes and _____________ placed speed breakers of all shapes and sizes on city streets have become a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders. From cuts and bruises, wounds, and a visit to the emergency room to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications, potholes have become an _______________ for those on the road. Doctors report an increase in patients with injuries and serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

Potholes and _____ placed speed breakers

a) haphazardly

b) accidently

c) casually

d) randomly

Question 97. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Potholes and _____________ placed speed breakers of all shapes and sizes on city streets have become a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders. From cuts and bruises, wounds, and a visit to the emergency room to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications, potholes have become an _______________ for those on the road. Doctors report an increase in patients with injuries and serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders.

a) risk

b) threat

c) danger

d) hazard

Question 98. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Potholes and _____________ placed speed breakers of all shapes and sizes on city streets have become a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders. From cuts and bruises, wounds, and a visit to the emergency room to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications, potholes have become an _______________ for those on the road. Doctors report an increase in patients with injuries and serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications

a) chronic

b) painful

c) hurtful

d) terrible

Question 99. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Potholes and _____________ placed speed breakers of all shapes and sizes on city streets have become a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders. From cuts and bruises, wounds, and a visit to the emergency room to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications, potholes have become an _______________ for those on the road. Doctors report an increase in patients with injuries and serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

potholes have become an _______________

a) health risk

b) dangerous situation

c) imminent threat

d) epidemic

Question 100. In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Potholes and _____________ placed speed breakers of all shapes and sizes on city streets have become a health ______________ for two-wheeler riders. From cuts and bruises, wounds, and a visit to the emergency room to serious and ______________ back and neck-related complications, potholes have become an _______________ for those on the road. Doctors report an increase in patients with injuries and serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

serious bone-related __________________ in the monsoon.

a) confusions

b) complications

c) complexities

d) difficulties

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b

21

d

41

a

61

d

81

a

2

c

22

c

42

d

62

b

82

a

3

c

23

d

43

c

63

b

83

d

4

c

24

a

44

c

64

c

84

b

5

c

25

c

45

c

65

c

85

a

6

d

26

b

46

b

66

c

86

c

7

b

27

a

47

d

67

a

87

b

8

b

28

b

48

d

68

c

88

a

9

c

29

b

49

a

69

d

89

b

10

c

30

b

50

a

70

b

90

b

11

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31

a

51

a

71

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91

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12

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32

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52

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72

d

92

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13

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33

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53

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73

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93

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14

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34

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54

c

74

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94

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15

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35

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55

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75

d

95

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16

c

36

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56

a

76

d

96

a

17

d

37

c

57

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77

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97

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18

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38

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58

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78

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98

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19

a

39

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59

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79

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99

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20

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40

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60

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80

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