NDA 1 2024 GAT Practice Questions

With only a few days left for the NDA 1 2024 exam, solving practice questions is the most effective strategy to boost your written score. To help NDA aspirants enhance their preparation for the upcoming exam, Centurion Defence Academy has prepared some most important practice questions for the NDA 1 2024 GAT paper. These practice questions will help NDA aspirants estimate the difficulty level of questions asked in the actual NDA exam. Read on to learn more about the NDA 1 2024 GAT practice questions based on the latest syllabus.

Why practice NDA 1 2024 GAT practice questions?

  • The General Ability Test (GAT) is the second paper in the NDA written exam. This paper is highly important to boost your NDA written score. Hence, attempting these GAT practice questions will help you boost your confidence and maximize your score in the NDA 1 2024 exam.
  • By attempting these questions, you can assess your level of preparation and make improvements. These practice questions for the NDA 1 2024 GAT paper are also helpful to test your speed and accuracy in the exam. You can also analyze your strong and weak areas after attempting these practice questions.
  • Team Centurion has prepared these practice questions after careful research and analysis of the previous years’ questions. Our GAT practice questions are based on the latest syllabus of the NDA exam. Therefore, by practicing these questions, you can expect the types of questions that are likely to be asked in the upcoming NDA exam.

Here are the most important practice questions for the NDA 1 2024 GAT paper:



Directions: Each item in this section consists of a sentence with an underlined word/words followed by four words. Select the option that is opposite in meaning to the underlined word/words and mark your response on your Answer Sheet accordingly.

1. He found her extremely attractive and charming.
(a) Unnatural (b) Modern
(c) Repulsive (d) Disapproving

2. The sky is boundless.
(a) High (b) Vast
(c) Expansive (d) Finite

3. The sky is clear today.
(a) Bright (b) Opaque
(c) Cloudless (d) Blue


Directions: Each item in this section consists of a sentence with an underlined word followed by four words. Select the word that is most similar in meaning to the underlined word.

4. Her smile was contagious.
(a) Arrogant (b) Disrespectful
(c) Sarcastic (d) Catching

5. Her dynamic nature impressed everyone.
(a) Enduring (b) Attentive
(c) Evolutionary (d) Jealous

6. She was lamenting her destiny.
(a) Celebrating (b) Bemoaning
(c) Blaming (d) Making


Directions: Each item in this section has a sentence with three underlined parts labelled (a), (b) and (c) Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in any underlined part. Indicate your response in the Answer Sheet against the corresponding letter i.e. (a) or (b) or (c). If you find no error, your response should be indicated as (d).

7. I am told (a)/John is ill (b)/ since Monday. (c)/No error (d)

8. I shall leave school (a)/as soon as (b)/ I shall find a job. (c)/ No error (d)

9. He is a rich man (a)/ he is owning (b)/ a number of buildings in Bombay. (c)/No error (d)

10. We were able to make it (a)/ in spite of (b)/ a bad weather. (c)/ No error (d)


Directions: Each of the following sentences in this section has a blank space and four words or group of words given after the sentence. Select the word or group of words you consider most appropriate for the blank space and indicate your response on the Answer Sheet accordingly.

11. The Election Commission on Saturday ________ that the Assembly elections in five States will be held from November 12 to December 7.

(a) Pronounced       (b) Announced

(c) Promulgated       (d) Issued

12. The victims were fruit vendors and they were going in an auto when the _____ an accident on the way.

(a) Met with       (b) Ran into

(c) Experienced       (d) Heard

13. Scores of villagers are _____ a sit-in protest against the construction of a new underpass.

(a) Performing       (b) Sitting

(c) Staging       (d) Standing

14. It is common for patients to stop______ medicine as soon as they start feeling better.

(a) Eating           (b) Gulping

(c) Swallowing       (d) Taking


Directions: Each of the following items in this section consists of a sentence, the parts of which have been jumbled. These parts have been Iabelled P,Q, R and S. Given below each sentence are four sequences namely (a), (b), (c) and (d). Your are required to rearrange the jumbled parts of the sentence and mark your response accordingly.

15. P: the British manufacturers 

Q: popularity of Indian textiles 

R: were jealous of the 

S: from the very beginning 

The correct sequence should be 

(a) P Q R S (b) S P Q R 

(c) S P R Q (d) Q R S P 

16. P: dress fashions changed and light cotton 

Q: of the English 

R: textiles began to replace 

S: the coarse woolens 

The correct sequence should be 

(a)  P R S Q (b) R S P Q 

(c) Q P R S (d) S P R Q

17. P: put pressure on their government 

Q: Indian goods in England 

R: the British manufacturers 

S: to restrict and prohibit 

The correct sequence should be 

(a) P Q R S (b) S P R Q 

(c) R P S Q (d) Q R S P 


Directions: Read the passage carefully and answer the corresponding questions:

I climbed into bed and rolled myself in my blankets, first extinguishing the light that burned steadily near the door. I lay still trying to get to sleep but my fear made that impossible and soon I sat up in bed peering into the darkness and occasionally glancing at the round window in the side of the ship which seemed like a plate suspended in the darkness. For an hour I must have sat like this, and then I was suddenly roused, by a drought of cold air. I jumped out of bed; not having allowed for the motion of the ship, I was instantly thrown violently across the room.

18. The author sat peering into the darkness because

(a) He had put out the light.

(b) He wished to see the window.

(c) The window had looked like a plate 

(d) He was afraid.

19. The author jumped out of bed because 

(a) He heard a faint sound. 

(b) He saw someone coming towards him.

(c) A cold breeze blew past his face. 

(d) He was pushed by someone.

20. Which one of the following did the author do first?

(a) Closing the door. 

(b) Climbing into bed. 

(c) Rolling himself into blankets.

(d) None of these

For more practice, you can download the NDA 1 2024 Model Question Paper

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