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1)Which of the following methods are considered as most favourable to production organizations liable for Taxation ?

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2)Consider the following statements regarding Repo rate : Which of the above statements is/are correct ?

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3)Consider the following statements regarding GST : Which of the above statements are correct ?

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4)Consider the following statements : Vision of Digital India launched by the Government of India is centred on

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5)The words ‘Satyameva Jayate’ inscribed below the base plate of the Emblem of India have been taken from which one of the following ?

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6)Which one of the following Committees was set up by the Government of India in September 2014 to restructure the Railways and to suggest ways for resource mobilization ?

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7)The Rotterdam Convention deals with

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8)A pentagonal prism is lying on HP on one of its rectangular faces. When it is cut by a section plane, the largest possible section thereof has

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9)Consider the following tertiary treatment methods for treatment of waste water :

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10)If a thread is wound around a cone, starting from a point on the base, and brought back to the same point, then the shortest possible length of the thread is equal to the

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11)Three hundred Passengers are travelling in white, silver and black cars; each of these cars is carrying 6, 5 and 3 passengers, respectively. If the number of white and silver cars is equal and there is only one black car, what is the total number of cars ?

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12)The locus traced by a point moving along a pendulum from one end to another, when the pendulum oscillates, is

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13)The present ages of 3 brothers are in the proportion 3:4:5. After 10 years the sum of their ages will be 78. What are their ages now ?

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14)A total of 324 notes comprising of Rs 20 and Rs 50 denominations make a sum of Rs 12,450. The number of Rs 20 notes is

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15)Consider the following factors in making ethical judgement :

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16)If a line is inclined to Vertical Plane and parallel to Horizontal Plane, then which of the following statements is always correct ?

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17)If the radius of a generating circle which is moving inside the directing circle is half of the radius of the directing circle, the curve generated by a point on the circumference of the generating circle is

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18)If the development of the lateral surface of a cone is a semicircle, then

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19)Five Men can paint a building in 20 days, 8 Women can paint the same building in 25 days and 10 Boys can paint it in 30 days. If a team has 2 Men, 6 Women and 5 Boys, how long will it take to paint the building ?

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20)The Ethical skills are :

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21)Rajiv spends 40% of his salary on food, 20% on house rent, 10% on entertainment and 10% on conveyance. If his savings at the month end are Rs. 2,000, then his monthly salary is

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22)A group of workers estimate to finish a work in 10 days, but 5 workers could not join the work. If the rest of them finished the work in 12 days, the number of members present in the team originally is

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23)The solution of the system of equations x + y + z = 4, x- y + z = 0, 2x +y + z = 5 is

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24)A cone is resting with its base on HP. A section plane parallel to VP cuts the cone. The section plane is some distance away from the centre and does not pass through the apex. The true shape of the section is

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25)Consider the following statements : Select the most appropriate answer using the codes given below :

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26)Consider the following statements regarding Golden Ratio for positive integers

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27)For which of the following sectors do comprehensive safety and health statutes, for regulating Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) at work places, exist at present in India ?

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28)Consider the following statements regarding safety during demolition of a multistorey building :

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29)A clutch has to transmit 200 Nm of torque. Assuming uniform pressure theory and the ratio of outer to inner radii is 2-5, what are the radii for a uniform pressure of 2 MPa with the coefficient of friction of the liner material being 0-4 ?

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30)Consider the goals of the safety policy of a company, at once designating also the responsibilities and authority for their achievement :

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31)Which one of the following statements is correct in the development of lateral surfaces of solids ?

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32)A 15 kW motor drives a bar of boring machine of 30 mm diameter, twisting it through 0 01 radian, if the shear stress induced is 48 MPa and compressive stress is 57 MPa, the length of the bar whose G = 0-80 x105 MPa is

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33)Consider the following statements regarding V-belt drive : Which of the above statements are correct ?

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34)The purpose of a boring operation in relation to a drilling operation is to

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35)Which of the following types of power have to be pre-justified; and, when the need and occasion arise, must very soon be post-justified ?

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36)The most fundamental attribute of TQM is

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37)Which industrial waste is commonly used in construction industry ?

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38)If a square pyramid is freely suspended from one of the comers of its base, then the imaginary line joining that comer with the centre of gravity of the pyramid will be

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39)If a square pyramid is freely suspended from one of the comers of its base, then the imaginary line joining that comer with the centre of gravity of the pyramid will be

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40)In which one of the following types of industrial activities does the problem of loading and scheduling become more difficult ?

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41)Ethical issues that can affect an Engineer’s professional and personal life are termed as

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42)If the efficiencies of the boiler, turbine and generator are 85%, 45% and 95% respectively, then the efficiency of the power plant is

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43)Besides species diversity and ecosystem diversity, which of the following is included in the term ‘bio-diversity’ ?

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44)In a company assembly line, assembling gear boxes, five workers are assigned tasks who take 10, 8, 6, 9 and 10 minutes respectively. The balance delay for this assembly line is

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45)What is an optimizing strategy ?

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46)With reference to problem' solving, fixation refers to

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47)Concurrent engineering is implemented by involving a cross-functional team for design, production, testing and operational work

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48)What is the full form of GPP ?

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49)Phenol and formaldehyde are polymerized to a resultant product known as

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50)Consider the following statements concerning e-govemance and technology :

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51)In the case of ionic bonding, the molecule is stable as long as the number of bonding electrons is

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52)How is the closeness or commonness of attitude, behaviour, trust and performance within the organization designated ?

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53)Accessibility legislation is intended to

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54)PRAGATI is the acronym

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55)In a software project, COCOMO (Cost Constructive Model) is used to estimate

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56)In a school, 60% students play cricket. A student who does not play cricket, plays football. Every football player has got a two-wheeler. Which of the following conclusion cannot be drawn from the above data?

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57)The ratio of a two-digit natural number to a number formed to a number formed by reversing its digit is 4:7. The number of such pairs is

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58)In an examination , A has scored 20 marks more than B. If B has scored 5% less marks than A, how much has B scored?

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59)Seeta and Geetha go for a swim after a gap of every 2 days and every 3 days respectively. If on 1st January both of them went for a swim together, when will they go together next?

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60)X,Y and Z are three contestants in a race of 1000 m. Assume that all run with different uniform speeds. X gives Y a start of 40 n and X gives Z a start of 64 m. If Y and Z were to complete in a race of 1000 m, how many meters start will Y give to Z?

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61)Read the following passage and answer the questions

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64)Read the following passage and answer the questions

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67)Read the following passage and answer the questions

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68)Read the following passage and answer the questions

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69) The number of times the digit 5 will appear while writing the integers from 1 to 1000 is

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70)How many cubes have only one face painted?

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71)A and B are two heavy steel blocks. If B is placed on the top of A, the weight increases by 60%. How much weight will reduce with respect to the total weight of A and B , if B is removed from the top of A?

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72)Mr 'X' has three children. The birthday of the first child falls on the 5th Monday of April that of the second one falls on the 5th Thursday of November. On which day is the birthday of his third child , which falls on 20th December?

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73) Consider the following statements and conclusion:

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74) The number of parallelogram that can be formed from a set of four parallel lines intersecting another set of four parallel lines, is

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75)In school every student is assigned a unique identification number. A student is a football player if and only if the identification number is divisible by 4, whereas a student is a cricketer if and only if the identification number is divisible by 6. If every number from 1 to 100 is assigned to a student, then how many of them play cricket as well as football?

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76)When a runner was crossing the 12km mark, she was informed that she had completed only 80% of the race. How many kilometers was the runner supposed to run in this event?

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77) In 2002,Meenu's age was one third of the age of Meera, whereas in 2010, Meenu's age was half the age of Meera. What is Meenu's year of birth?

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78)which of the following statements is/are correct?

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79)Which one of the following statements is the most logical and rational inference that can be made from the above passage?

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80)Which of the following is the most logical and rational corollary to the above passage?

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81)With reference to the above passage the following assumptions have been made

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82)Which one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial message conveyed by the above passage?

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83) A five - storeyed building with floors from I to V is painted using four different colours and only one colour is used to paint a floor.

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84)What is the distance between Q and R?

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85)Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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86)If X greater than or equal to 25 and y is less than or equal to 40, then which one of the following is correct ?

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87)Ena was born 4 years after her parents marriage. her mother is three years younger than her father and 24 years older than ena, who is 13 years old. At what age did ena's father get married?

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88)Rakesh had money to buy 8 mobile handsets of a specific company. But the retailer offered very good discount on that particular handset. Rakesh could buy 10 mobile handsets with the amount he had. What was the discount the retailer offered?

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89)The average mark of 100 students at given to be 40. It was found later that marks of one student were 53 which were misread as 83. The corrected mean mark was

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90) which one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial message conveyed by the above passage?

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91)which of the above assumption is valid?

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92)which one of the following is the most logical and rational inference that can be made from the above passage?

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93)Which of the above assumptions is valid?

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94)The passage seems to argue

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95)Which of the above assumption is/are valid?

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96)The above passage seems to imply that

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97)Which one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial inference that can be derived from the above passage?

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98)What is x in the sequence 132,129,124,117,106,93,x?

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99)A walk clock moves 10 minutes fast in every 24 hours. The clock was right to show the correct time at 8.00 a.m on Monday. When the clock shows the time 6.0 p.m on Wednesday, what is the correct time?

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100)If the numerator and denominator of a proper fraction are increased by the same positive quantity which of greater than zero, the resulting fraction is

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101)What is x in the sequence 4,196,16,144,36,100,64,x?

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102)In a group of 15 people 7 can read french, 8 can read English while 3 of them can read neither of these two languages. The number of people who can read exactly one language is

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103)A printer numbers the pages of a book starting with 1 and uses 3089 digits in all. How many pages does the book have?

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104)Consider the following sequence that follows some arrangement:

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105)A family has two children along their parents. The average of the weights of the children and their mother is 50kg. The average of the weight of the children and their father is 52kg. If the weight of the father is 60kg, then what is the weight of the mother?

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106)Suppose you have sufficient amount of rupee currency in three denominations: ₹1, ₹10 and ₹50. In how many different ways can you pay a bill of ₹107.

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107)What is the shortest distance between the two offices?

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108)Consider two statement s1 and s2 followed by a question

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109)Which year has the same calendar as that of 2009?

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110)Number 136 is added to 5B7 and the sum obtained is 7A3, where A and B are integers. It is given that 7A3 is exactly divisible by 3. The only possible value of B is

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111)On the basis of the above passage the following assumption have been made

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112)Whch one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial inference that can be derived from the above passage?

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113)On the basics of the above passage the following assumption have been made:

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114)On the basics of the above passage the following assumptions have been made

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115)Which one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial inference that can be derived from the above passage?

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116) On the basis of the above passage, the following assumptions have been made: In India's global economy,

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117)Which one of the following is the most logical, rational and crucial inference that can be derived from the above passage?

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118)If every alternative letter of the English alphabet from B onwards (including B) is written in lower case (small letters) and the remaining letters are capitalized, then how is the first month of the second half of the year?

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119)Suntia cuts a sheet of paper into three pieces. Length of the first piece is equal to the average of the three single digits odd prime numbers. Length of the second piece is equal to that of the first plus one-third the length of the third. The third piece is as long as the other two pieces together. The length of the original sheet of paper is

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120)In the sequence 1,5,7,3,5,7,4,3,5,7, how many such 5s are there which are not immediately preceded by 3 but are immediately followed by 7?

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121)A joint family consist of seven members A,B,C,D,E,F and G with three females. G is a widow and sister in law of D's father F. B and D are siblings and A is daughter of B. C is cousin of B. Who is E?

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122)Each face of a cube can be painted in black or white colours. In how many ways can the cube be painted?

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123)How many triplets (x, y, z) satisfy the equation x+y+z=6, where x,y and z are natural numbers?

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124)If $ means 'divided by';@ means 'multiplied by'; # means 'minus', then the value of 10#5@1$5 is

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125)An 8-digit number 4252746B leaves remainder 0 when divided by 3. How many values of B are possible?

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126) If F stands second in the ranking, then the position of B is

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127)If B scores the least, the rank of C will be

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128) If E is ranked third , then which of the following is correct?

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129)Which one of the following statement is correct?

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130)Which one of the following statements is correct?

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131) On the basis of the above passage, the following assumptions have been made:

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132)On the basis of the above passage, the following assumptions have been made:

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133)On the basis of the above passage, the following assumptions have been made:

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134)Upsc CSE

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