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md(x) = |x| mn(x, y) = Minimum of x and y Ma(a, b, c, ...) = Maximum of a, b, c, ... Given that a > b. Then the relation Ma[md(a), mn(a, b)] = mn[a, md(Ma(a, b))] does not hold if

md(x) = |x|
mn(x, y) = Minimum of x and y
Ma(a, b, c, ...) = Maximum of a, b, c, ...
Given that a > b. Then the relation Ma[md(a), mn(a, b)] = mn[a, md(Ma(a, b))] does not hold if


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Harsh Vardhan Singh @harshcat91 2.0 k
RC: *H*ow do we come to know other people? Our social perceptions of others are initially based on the information we obtain about them (initial impression formation) and in some instances the attributions (inferences) we make about the causes for their behaviour. It is of course important ...

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How do we come to know other people? Our social perceptions of others are initially based on the information we obtain about them (initial impression formation) and in some instances the attributions (inferences) we make about the causes for their behaviour. It is of course important to have accurate knowledge of others before deciding what kind of interactions to have with them. Our perceptions of others' personalities and feelings - as well as the causes for their behaviour - guide us in deciding how we will respond to them and what sort of relationship we will have with them. Forming impressions of other people is probably so natural to us that like breathing, we only think about the process if something goes wrong.

Did you know that people just use a few seconds to evaluate you when they first see you? In this short time the other person forms an opinion about you based on your appearance, how you talk, your body language, and how you are dressed. These first impressions can be difficult to reverse or undo, and how you present yourself is therefore extremely important. Why do we immediately like some people and dislike others, even without being aware of the reasons why? 

The impressions we make of other people is based on cognitive representations, which is a term used to describe the body of knowledge an individual has stored in his or her memory. When we meet people for the first time we start to search for visible cognitive cues that make it easier to form an impression. These cues may be described as hints that make the world easier to organize and understand. The cues you look after may be a persons' physical appearance, nonverbal communication, or whether you spot some familiarity in him or her. The purpose of forming impressions of other people is to better guide us through our actions.

Human beings have a tendency to search for patterns and categorize information. Studies of how people perceive the physical and the social world have demonstrated how the brain structures information. Structuring makes the world easier to understand, and the human tendency toward categorizing may also lead to negative outcomes such as seeing things in black and white. This is the main cause behind prejudice and racism.

Researchers have demonstrated that there are certain objective criteria all individuals search for when they meet a new person. The picture may also be more complicated than this. Individual psychology was a school developed by Alfred Adler, and from this perspective first impression depends on whether a person can help us to reach specific goals. Since people's goals and experiences vary a lot from person to person there are no universal or general rules. People may interpret the cues differently, since the cues have no meaning in themselves. This means that how we interpret the cues depends on our stored knowledge and earlier experience of people, behaviors, traits, and social situations.

For example, if a man has positive earlier experiences with blonde women he may unconsciously have a tendency to form more favorable first impressions of blondes than of brunettes. His first impression is colored by his previous experience, while his bias doesn't say anything objectively about blondes or brunettes.

Why is it sometimes difficult to form a consistent and stable impression of another person? Research shows that our first impressions of other people often are quite accurate. Most people believe there is some value in making a good first impression and research shows that such efforts are not wasted; a primacy effect often does occur in impression formation. Information obtained first also seems to be weighted more heavily. Furthermore, we generally give more importance to information concerning negative traits than to information concerning positive traits that others might possess. Each of these factors affects the weighting people give to various pieces of information when forming an impression of another person. However, sometimes you may experience that your impression of a person changes from moment to moment while you are spending time with her, and your brain may find it difficult to organize stable and consistent impressions. As a consequence, you may perceive this person as a mystery while the person's behavior rather could be a symptom of personal instability. How we form impressions may then help explain why we tend to perceive certain types of personalities as mysterious.


23.A suitable title for the passage would be

a)Impression Management

b)Why First Impressions Matter

c)How We Form Impressions

d)The Role of Bias in First Impressions

24.The word "cues" in the third paragraph can best be replaced by

a)signals b)clues c)hints d)prompts

25.In the last paragraph (Why is it . . . . as mysterious), the author implies that 
(a)    a mysterious person gave us a wrong impression of himself or herself to begin with. 
(b)    a mysterious person may simply be one of erratic behaviour. 
(c)    inconsistent behaviour does not exist as such.
(d)    one should not be confused by capricious actions. 
(e)    on occasion, the first impression may not be the best.

a)a and c b)Only c c)b, d and e d)b and e

26.The author quotes Adler in the passage primarily in order to claim that

a)an individual's psychology is motivated by social interest.

b)cue interpretations are largely self-serving.

c)an individual interprets cues within his or her social field.

d)the person who is socially integrated feels at home in the world.


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umesh purchase a tata nano recently , but the faulty car odometer of tata nano proceeds from digit 4 to digit 6 ,always skipping the digit 5, regardless of position .if the odometer now reads 003008 how many km has nano actually travelled?

umesh purchase a tata nano recently , but the faulty car odometer of tata nano proceeds from digit 4 to digit 6 ,always skipping the digit 5, regardless of position .if the odometer now reads 003008 how many km has nano actually travelled?


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  • cant we do it by subtracting the number of times 5 occurs.... 2h.
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how to improve quant di speed ?? 

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VIPUL SHARMA @steelyResolve 485
A. In the case of King Merolchazzar's courtship of the Princess of the Outer Isles, there occurs a regrettable hitch. B. She acknowledges the gifts, but no word of a meeting date follows. C. The monarch, hearing good reports of a neighbouring princess, dispatches messengers with gifts to her...


A. In the case of King Merolchazzar’s courtship of the Princess of the Outer Isles, there occurs a regrettable hitch. B. She acknowledges the gifts, but no word of a meeting date follows. C. The monarch, hearing good reports of a neighbouring princess, dispatches messengers with gifts to her court, beseeching an interview. D. The princess names a date, and a formal meeting takes place; after that everything buzzes along pretty smoothly. E. Royal love affairs in olden days were conducted on the correspondence method.

1. ACBDE 2. ABCDE 3. ECDAB 4. ECBAD

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Surinder Mahna @EnglishGrammar 633
Find out the correct words to be filled in blank in the following sentence and mark Sr. no. of the relative part.In case none of these is suitable mark Sr no.5. Ignore punctuation error. ** For more such exercises www.englishgrammarlesson.blogspot.com. ** *EXERCISE NO. E.209** *The invest...


Find out the correct words to be filled in blank in the following sentence and mark Sr. no. of the relative part.In case none of these is suitable mark Sr no.5. Ignore punctuation error.

* For more such exercises www.englishgrammarlesson.blogspot.com. *

EXERCISE NO. E.209*

The investigating team narrowed the field of investigation to the two persons ...................the most dubious characters in the scam. 

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kanika10sharma
kanika sharma @kanika10sharma 221
can some1 explain ques 23 and 11..in 11 i didnt get that y did we take a buffer slot..and plz throw sm lite on 23 too

can some1 explain ques 23 and 11..in 11 i didnt get that y did we take a buffer slot..and plz throw sm lite on 23 too

  • see, in question 10 N (5,5)- N(5,4) meant the number of n.... 4h.
  • ok...i mite appear dumb to u wn i say this...but i havnt.... 18m.
udayan6290
Udayan Banerjee @udayan6290 29

see, in question 10 N (5,5)- N(5,4) meant the number of numbers with at most 5 digits and sum of digits EXACTLY 5. So, in ques 11, to determine the value of N(6,5) which is number of numbers with at most 6 digits and sum of digits at most 5, we need to calculate the number of numbers with at most 7 digits and sum of digits EXACTLY 5 and subtract 1 from it to get N(6,5). As explained in the solution, the sum of the digits from box 1 to 6 varies from 0 to 5, but for 7 boxes it is exactly 5. so, when we subtract 1, we get the desired result. Hope I was lucid. 

P.S.: I got this question wrong

kanika10sharma
kanika sharma @kanika10sharma 221

ok...i mite appear dumb to u  wn i say this...but i havnt got it y r we taking at most 7 when ques asks 6 ...n wt is this point sum of box  1 to 6 varies from 0 to 5...

SilverCrow
Pranav raj @SilverCrow 59
QA - 32A 28C - 80 VA - 31A 25C - 69 OA - 63A 53C - 149 Test window ended while the timer was showing 10 minutes left.


QA - 32A 28C - 80 

VA - 31A 25C - 69 

OA - 63A 53C - 149

Test window ended while the timer was showing 10 minutes left. 

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  • yeah it happens... CL timer sucks big time. 21m.
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MOCK CAT 4 QA/DI: 67 (25A/2W) VA/LR:35 (17A/4W) OA:102

MOCK CAT 4

QA/DI: 67 (25A/2W)

VA/LR:35 (17A/4W)

OA:102

Abhinavsharma003
Abhinav Sharma @Abhinavsharma003
Could someone please explain this extremely easy question to me. A bag contains 9 yellow balls, 3 white balls and 4 red balls. In how many ways can 2 balls be drawn from the bag? Thanks

Could someone please explain this extremely easy question to me.

A bag contains 9 yellow balls, 3 white balls and 4 red balls. In how many ways can 2 balls be drawn from the bag?


Thanks

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a-jay
ayush jain @a-jay 180
someone has scored 224 and that too with 95% accuracy in bullcat 03.Who is this god-like creature?

someone has scored 224 and that too with 95% accuracy in bullcat 03.Who is this god-like creature?

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  • arey yaar :stuck out tongue: 224 kuch jyada hi hote hai.... 43m.
Abhinavsharma003
Abhinav Sharma @Abhinavsharma003
Could someone please explain this extremely easy question to me. A bag contains 9 yellow balls, 3 white balls and 4 red balls. In how many ways can 2 balls be drawn from the bag? Options: A) 12C4 B) 3C2 C) 16C2 D) 12C2 Thanks

Could someone please explain this extremely easy question to me.

A bag contains 9 yellow balls, 3 white balls and 4 red balls. In how many ways can 2 balls be drawn from the bag?

Options:

A) 12C4

B) 3C2

C) 16C2

D) 12C2

Thanks

aimonlyiim
Elena Roy Ghosh @aimonlyiim 109
New Prock Mock 3 : VALR Section 14/27 incorrect! What the bloody hell.. !!! VA is supposed to be my stronger section.

New Prock Mock 3 : VALR Section 14/27 incorrect! What the bloody hell.. !!! VA is supposed to be my stronger section.

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  • All the RCs are non-doable !! Either the passage is extre.... 48m.
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aimonlyiim
Elena Roy Ghosh @aimonlyiim 109

Hope so.. CL Mocks Verbal Section is becoming more and more tough !

awesumvicky
vikas kumar @awesumvicky 131

yups, CL is targeting Verbal standards of AIMCAT !

earlier it was somewhat like CAT standard .

aimonlyiim
Elena Roy Ghosh @aimonlyiim 109

All the RCs are non-doable !! Either the passage is extremely lengthy or the questions are too concept base.

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Utsav Jain @utsavjain19
I am facing problem in uploading the images even if they are less than 80 KB and saved in JPG format. Anyone else who is facing such problems or have a solution to it?

I am facing problem in uploading the images even if they are less than 80 KB and saved in JPG format. Anyone else who is facing such problems or have a solution to it?

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I am also facing the same problem.

Please help if u have resolved this thing.