# GATE-2016: MA Mathematics Question Paper PDF

Exam Board: IIT Bangalore
Exam Name: GATE-2016
Subject Name: MA Mathematics
Session: 4
Source of Information: http://www.gate.iisc.ernet.in/GATE2016questions/S4_MA.pdf

Sample Questions:
Q. 1 – Q. 5 carry one mark each.
Q.1 An apple costs Rs. 10. An onion costs Rs. 8.
Select the most suitable sentence with respect to grammar and usage.
(A) The price of an apple is greater than an onion.
(B) The price of an apple is more than onion.
(C) The price of an apple is greater than that of an onion.
(D) Apples are more costlier than onions.
Q.2 The Buddha said, “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at
someone else; you are the one who gets burnt.”
Select the word below which is closest in meaning to the word underlined above.
(A) burning (B) igniting (C) clutching (D) flinging
Q.3 M has a son Q and a daughter R. He has no other children. E is the mother of P and daughter-inlaw
of M. How is P related to M?
(A) P is the son-in-law of M. (B) P is the grandchild of M.
(C) P is the daughter-in law of M. (D) P is the grandfather of M.