Grade 9

ASSET Question-A-Day | 22 January 2019

Grade 9 | Maths

An operation '♦' between any two rational numbers x and y is defined as follows:
x ♦ y = xy - 1 if x ≤ y 
x ♦ y = x - y if x > y
What will be {frac(1/2)} ♦ {frac(1/6)}?
A
{frac(1/3)}
B
-{frac(1/3)}
C
{frac(1/12)}
D
-{frac(11/12)}

Yesterday's Question | English

Hard words break no bones.
Which of these proverbs is OPPOSITE in meaning to the one above?

A
Talk much and err much.
B
The tongue is not steel, yet it cuts.
C
Speech is silver, silence is golden.
D
He cannot speak well, that cannot hold his tongue.

Correct Answer: B