### CUCET Sample Question Paper 2015 for M.Sc. (Statistics ) MSS / M.Sc./ M. A.(Statistics (Actuarial) MSTA

**CUCET Sample Question Paper 2015 is given below.**

**PART A**

Pick out the most effective choice wherever applicable to complete the sentence.

1. Indian Union Comprises of

- (a) 28 States
- (b) 27 States
- (c) 26 States
- (d) 25 States

2. Television is better than Radio as a teaching Aid because it is

- (a) Costly
- (b) Serves two senses hearing and vision leading to more accurate form of learning
- (c) Is liked by students
- (d) It is entertaining

3. The common feature in Anger, Love and Sorrow is

- (a) Feeling
- (b) Instinct
- (c) Emotion
- (d) Tears

4. A dealer sold a mixer for Rs.540 losing 10%. At what price should he have sold to gain a 10% profit?

- (a) Rs.660
- (b) Rs.600
- (c) Rs.670
- (d) Rs.680

5. The first Indian to win a Nobel Price was.

- (a) C. V. Raman
- (b) Rabindranath Tagore
- (c) J. C. Bose
- (d) Subramanyam Chandrashekar

**PART-B**

1. A group of 100 items has mean 60. The mean of first 50 items is 70. The mean of the other 50 items is

- (a) 30
- (b) 40
- (c) 50
- (d) 60

2. The breakup of the planned expenditure for different sectors in a country is given as follows (in present): Sector Share in total expenditure

- Rural Development 20
- Energy 25
- Science and Technology 15
- Education 30
- Service sector 10
- All 100

3. What is the main assumption while computing a mean from a grouped data?

- (a) No value occurs more than once
- (b) Every value in a class is equal to the midpoint.
- (c) All values are discrete
- (d) Each class contains exactly the same number of values

4. Which of the following are pairs of mutually exclusive events in the drawing of a single card from a standard pack of 52 cards

- (a) An ace and an even number
- (b) A heart and a queen
- (c) A club and an even number
- (d) An even number and a spade

5. Which of the following is NOT an assumption in the student’s t-test:

- (a) The observations are independent
- (b) The variance of the parent population is not known
- (c) The parent population is exponentially distributed
- (d) The parent population is normally distributed