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Programming Aptitude Test 2016

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1. A bus travels from point A to point E. At stop B, it drops seven passengers and picks up twelve. At point C it drops four passengers and picks up one third of the passengers as compared to the passengers picked up at point B. At point D, it drops five passengers and picks up double the number it drops. At point E, it picks up five passengers and drops half the number as compared to the passengers dropped at point C. If there are twenty passengers in the bus at point E, how many passengers were there in it at point A?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 9
  3. 7
  4. 11

2. He cannot dance because he is a singer. Which out of the following is the most appropriate conclusion?

Answers:

  1. All singers can dance.
  2. Some singers cannot dance.
  3. No singer can dance.
  4. Some singers can dance.

3. Given below is a set of numbers. Find the missing number.

354, 180, 64, ___, 10.2, 8.7

Answers:

  1. 21
  2. 18
  3. 27
  4. 12

4. Four friends, A, B, C, and D, decide to save money in a bank. The bank’s specialty is that every month, the money gets doubled. At the end of the second month, A withdraws $50 from the bank. At the end of the third month, B withdraws $50 from the bank. At the end of the fourth month, C withdraws $50 from the bank. At the end of the fifth month, D withdraws $50.016 from the bank. After the last withdrawal, their balance in the bank becomes zero. Calculate how much amount the four friends had deposited in the bank?

Answers:

  1. $13.438
  2. $23.438
  3. $25.438
  4. $30.438
  5. $44.438

5. In a certain code, INTELLIGENT is written as EJPAHHECAJP. How is HUMOROUS written in the same code?

Answers:

  1. DQIKNKQO
  2. DQINKOQK
  3. DQIONKKQ
  4. DQIOQKNK

6. Find the missing number in the above diagram.

Answers:

  1. 32
  2. 31
  3. 26
  4. 24

7. If some fruits are vegetables, all vegetables are plants, some plants are leaves and all leaves are green, which of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. All plants are green.
  2. All vegetables are green.
  3. Some vegetables are leaves.
  4. All plants are leaves.

8. A man buys a table for $60. After a year, the value of the table has increased to $70 and he decides to sell the table. But a few days later, he regrets his decision to sell the table and buys it again. Unfortunately, he has to pay $80 to get it back. So he loses $10. After another year of owning the table, he finally decides to sell the table for $90. What is the overall profit or loss the man makes?
Answers:

  1. A profit of $20
  2. A profit of $10
  3. A profit of $30
  4. A loss of $30
  5. A loss of $10

9. When Jack sleeps, Jill starts crying and Peter starts laughing. If Peter is not laughing, which of the following is the most appropriate conclusion?

Answers:

  1. Jack is not sleeping but Jill is crying.
  2. Jack is not sleeping.
  3. Jack is sleeping but Jill is not crying.
  4. Jack is sleeping but Jill is crying.

10. If all players are young and young players are strong, which of the following is the most logical conclusion?

Answers:

  1. Those who are strong are players.
  2. Those who are only strong but not young are players.
  3. Only young people can be players.
  4. Only young players can be strong.

11. There are five people, A, B, C, D and E. A is older than B. C is older than D. D is older than E. B and E are of exactly the same age.
If the above information is true, which of the following must also be true?

Answers:

  1. C is younger than E.
  2. C is older than A.
  3. B is older than C.
  4. A is older than E.

12. A man is climbing up a cliff. He climbs six meters in one minute and falls down three meters in the next minute. This sequence goes on throughout the climb. Calculate the time taken to reach the top if the cliff is 60 meters high?

Answers:

  1. 31 minutes
  2. 33 minutes
  3. 39 minutes
  4. 40 minutes

13. Four people, Peter, Smith, Jack, and Tom, arrive at the airport. If three people are speaking the truth and only one is lying, who is the first person to arrive at the airport?

Peter: “Tom got here first.”
Smith: “Peter arrived later than Tom.”
Jack: “Smith is lying.”
Tom: “I arrived earlier than Jack.”

Answers:

  1. Peter
  2. Jack
  3. Tom
  4. Smith

14. If Sophie has five friends in the class and no one else has five friends, which out of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. No one in the class has friends.
  2. Everybody in the class has friends.
  3. All friends of Sophie have 5 friends each.
  4. At least 1 student in the class has 5 friends.

15. Find the next number in the series 4, -5, 11, -14, 22, ___?

Answers:

  1. -21
  2. -33
  3. -27
  4. -30

16. Look at the following arrangement?

8Z5*CD2%J$7SQRI@Z12
What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following series based on the above arrangement?
58C
*ZD
C52
?

Answers:

  1. D*%
  2. 2CJ
  3. $%S
  4. 7JQ

17. Given below is a set of numbers. One of the numbers does not belong to the set. Which one is it?

36, 157, 303, 470, 666, 891

Answers:

  1. 891
  2. 157
  3. 303
  4. 470
  5. 666

18. How many A’s in the following sequence are immediately preceded by B but not immediately followed by C?

CABDACBAEBACDBCADBAEBAFCAB

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 1

19. If all buses are cars, all cars are trains, all trains are trucks and no truck is a scooter, which of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. All scooters are cars.
  2. Some buses are scooters.
  3. All buses are trucks.
  4. Some trucks cannot be cars.

20. On an average, Robert drinks 360 bottles of wine in a year. Which of the given statements would be true?

Answers:

  1. Robert drinks more than 35 bottles of wine in a month.
  2. Robert drinks less than 8 bottles of wine in a week.
  3. Robert drinks more than 2 bottles of wine every day.
  4. Robert drinks 100 bottles of wine in 6 months.

21. Albert repays three installments, a, b and c, of a loan that he had taken for buying an electric heater. The total of the first installment and the second installment is $150. The total of the second installment and the third installment is $200. The total of the third installment and thrice the first installment is $250. What is the third installment?

Answers:

  1. $50
  2. $100
  3. $150
  4. $200

22. There are four birds A,B,C, and D. A can fly eight miles farther than B. B can fly five miles farther than C. A can fly thirteen miles farther than C. D can fly twenty miles farther than A. Which one can fly the farthest?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

23. On hearing the letter ‘A’, an athlete jumps once, on hearing the letter ‘B’, he jumps thrice and on hearing the letter ‘C’, he jumps twice. If the sequence in which he jumps is ABCCBABCACCB, how many times did the athlete jump?

Answers:

  1. 35
  2. 20
  3. 30
  4. 25

24. In a certain code, “how are you” is written as ‘dmadv vitres zonki’, ‘are you jack’ is written as ‘vitres zonki jack’ and ‘flowers are beautiful’ is written as ‘dregres vitres istebla’. What is the code for ‘are’?

Answers:

  1. dmadv
  2. dregres
  3. zonki
  4. vitres

25. A dial clock shows the time as quarter past eight when seen through a mirror. What is the actual time shown by the clock?

Answers:

  1. Quarter to four
  2. Quarter past two
  3. Quarter to three
  4. Quarter past four

26. If all dogs are faithful and some dogs are pets, which out of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. All dogs that are pets are faithful.
  2. Some dogs are faithful.
  3. All dogs that are faithful are pets.
  4. Some pets that are dogs are faithful.

27. In a sports tournament, team R is at the top in the league while team O has less points than team R but more points than team B. If team C has more points than team V and team V is exactly below team O, which team is at the second place?

Answers:

  1. R
  2. B
  3. O
  4. C
  5. V

28. A watch shows the correct time at midnight and then begins to lose 15 minutes per hour. Six hours ago, it stopped completely. If the clock now shows the time as 3:45 a.m., what is the time now?

Answers:

  1. 9:00 a.m.
  2. 10:00 a.m.
  3. 11:00 a.m.
  4. 12 noon

29. Jack refused to buy a computer offered to him by Sam for $2048. A year later, Sam again offered Jack the same computer for $1280 but Jack refused again. The next year, he again offered Jack the same computer for $800. One year after that, the computer was again offered but Jack did not buy it. The following year, Jack bought the computer from Sam for $312.50. If the rate of discount offered every year were constant, at what price was the computer offered in the fourth year?

Answers:

  1. $456
  2. $500
  3. $526
  4. $550

30. Find the next number in the series 1, 3, 15, 45, 225, ___?

Answers:

  1. 675
  2. 1125
  3. 550
  4. 450

31. If some caps are hats, some hats are umbrellas, some umbrellas are coats and all coats are shirts, which of the following is correct?

Answers:

  1. Those umbrellas which are not coats are shirts.
  2. Some shirts are umbrellas.
  3. Those caps which are not hats are shirts.
  4. All shirts are caps.

32. Find the next number in the series 10, 2, 8, 2, 6, 2, __?

Answers:

  1. 4
  2. 6
  3. 8
  4. 10

33. If engineers are called ‘goats’, doctors are called ‘sheep’, lawyers are called ‘ducks’, painters are called ‘sparrows’ and singers are called ‘lions’, what will Peter be called if he left engineering to become a painter and is now a singer?

Answers:

  1. goat
  2. sheep
  3. duck
  4. sparrow
  5. lion

34. If ‘+’ means ‘-‘, ‘/’ means ‘+’, ‘-‘ means ‘*’ and ‘*’ means ‘/’, what would be the value of 3030 / 20 * 50 + 10 – 220?

Answers:

  1. 730.4
  2. 830.4
  3. 630.4
  4. 930.4

35. Statement:Some teachers are lawyers and no lawyer is a doctor. What is the correct conclusion from the given statement?

Answers:

  1. No teacher is a doctor.
  2. No lawyer is a teacher.
  3. Some teachers are doctors.
  4. Some lawyers are teachers.

36. The cost of the first camera is three eighths more than that of the second and the cost of the third camera is five eighths more than that of the second one. If the total cost of all the three cameras is $12000, what will be the cost of the second camera?

Answers:

  1. $1000
  2. $2000
  3. $3000
  4. $6000

37. In a certain code, P$Q means P is a brother of Q, P@Q means P is daughter of Q, P%Q means P is the grandfather of Q, P*Q means P is a son of Q. Which of the following expressions represents the relationship: A is the father of C?

Answers:

  1. A*B@C
  2. A*B%C
  3. C*B%A
  4. C*A%B

38. A, B, C, D, and E are five children studying in a class. D is taller than A. B is shorter than C but taller than E. C is taller than D. E is taller than A. Who among the following is the shortest in height?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E

39. If some books are pens, all pens are tables, all tables are chairs and no chair is an eraser, which of the following is correct?

Answers:

  1. All books are tables.
  2. All books are chairs.
  3. No table is an eraser.
  4. Only some pens are chairs.

40. What is the value of R in the following set of equations?

1) P + Q = 2
2) R x P + Q = 5
3) P + R x Q = 7

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 7

41. If pencils are cheaper than pens, and pens are cheaper than erasers; and Peter does not have enough money to buy 5 pens, which of the following will be the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. Peter has money to buy 1 pen.
  2. Peter does not have money to buy 1 pen.
  3. Peter has money to buy 5 pencils.
  4. Peter has money to buy pencils but not enough money to buy pens.
  5. Peter has enough money to buy erasers.

42. In a basketball tournament, a player scored three points in his first match. In the second match, he scored five points more than he scored in the first match. In the third match, he scored five times more points as compared to the first match. The points in the fifth and the sixth matches were thirty five and forty eight points respectively. Calculate the points which the player scored in his fourth match, if all the points scored follow a particular pattern?

Answers:

  1. 18
  2. 21
  3. 24
  4. 30

43. If all bells are made from brass, brass is a metal and some metals are yellow in color, which of the following is/are the most appropriate answer/s?

Answers:

  1. Brass is not yellow in color.
  2. All yellow colored things are metals.
  3. Bells are made from metal.
  4. Bells can be brown in color.

44. In a certain code, BREAD is written as $#*@!, and BUTTER is written as $3%%*#. How is RUBBER written in that code?

Answers:

  1. #3%%*@
  2. #3$$@$
  3. #3%%#$
  4. #3$$*#

45. If all red flowers are white and no white flowers are pink, which of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. No red flower is pink.
  2. Some red flowers are pink.
  3. No red flowers are white.
  4. All white flowers are red.

46. What would come in place of the question mark in the following letter-number series?

D8W
J27Q
P64K
?

Answers:

  1. V100E
  2. V125E
  3. U125E
  4. W125E

47. Statement:Some teachers are lawyers and no lawyer is a doctor. What is the correct conclusion drawn from the given statement?

Answers:

  1. No teacher is a doctor.
  2. No lawyer is a teacher.
  3. Some teachers are doctors.
  4. Some lawyers are teachers.

48. Peter purchased three cameras. The cost of the first camera is 3/8-times the cost of the second camera, and the cost of the third camera is 5/8-times the cost of the second camera. If the total cost of the three cameras is $12,000, what is the cost of the second camera?

Answers:

  1. $1,000
  2. $2,000
  3. $3,000
  4. $6,000

49. A certain clock shows the correct time at midnight and then begins to lose 15 minutes per hour. Six hours ago, when it stopped completely, it showed the time as 3:45 a.m. What is the time now?

Answers:

  1. 9:00 a.m.
  2. 10:00 a.m.
  3. 11:00 a.m.
  4. 12 noon

50. If all dogs are faithful and some dogs are pets, then which of the following is the most appropriate answer?

Answers:

  1. All pets that are dogs are faithful.
  2. Some dogs are faithful.
  3. All dogs that are faithful are pets.
  4. Some pets that are dogs are faithful.

51. Carefully study the following arrangement:

8Z5*CD2%J$7SQRI@Z12

What will replace the question mark (?) in the following sequence, which is based on the above-given arrangement?
58C
*ZD
C52
?

Answers:

  1. D*%
  2. 2CJ
  3. $%S
  4. 7JQ

52. In a certain code,
P$Q means P is the brother of Q,
P@Q means P is the daughter of Q,
P%Q means P is the grandfather of Q, and
P*Q means P is the son of Q.

Which of the following expressions represents the relationship: P is the father of R?

Answers:

  1. P*Q@R
  2. P*Q%R
  3. R*Q%P
  4. R*P@Q

53. A bus travels from Point A to Point E. At Point B, it drops seven passengers and picks up twelve. At Point C, it drops four passengers and picks up one-third of the total number of passengers it picked up at Point B. At Point D, it drops five passengers and picks up double the number it drops. At Point E, it picks up five passengers and drops half the number of passengers it dropped at Point C. If there are twenty passengers in the bus at Point E, how many passengers were there in it at Point A?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 9
  3. 7
  4. 11

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Upwork Intelligence and Aptitude

Computer Aptitude Test 2016

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1. HGFE is related to ZYXW in the same way as PONM is related to:

Answers:

  1. JKEF
  2. TSRQ
  3. QTSR
  4. EDOQ

2. Refer to the diagram.
From the 4 given options, choose the one that completes the series.
Answers:

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

3. Ronald is taller than George, who is shorter than Bill. George is taller than Jimmy and Hillary, where Hillary is the shortest. Who is the tallest among all?

Answers:

  1. Ronald
  2. Bill
  3. George
  4. Jimmy
  5. Cannot be determined

4. If 123 means “Very hot day”, 356 means “hot filtered coffee” and 289 means “day and night”, the numeral that stands for “very” is:

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 2
  3. 1
  4. 9

5. Bodyguard is related to person in the same way as:

Answers:

  1. Teacher : School
  2. Mayor : City
  3. Soldier : Country
  4. Monk : Temple

6. A solid cube is painted green on two adjacent sides and black on the sides opposite to the green sides and yellow on the remaining sides. The cube is then cut into 64 small cubes of equal size. How many cubes have three sides painted?

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 4
  3. 6
  4. 8

7. C is larger than B. D is smaller than A, which is larger than C. E is larger than D but smaller than B. The largest among them is:

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. Cannot be determined

8. What can you infer from the following statement:

All liquids are pure, some liquids are dark brown

Answers:

  1. All pure things are dark brown
  2. No pure liquid is dark brown
  3. All liquids are dark brown
  4. None of these

9. Five books are lying in a pile. Q is lying on M and O is lying under N. M is lying above N and P is lying under O. Which one is lying at the bottom?

Answers:

  1. M
  2. N
  3. O
  4. P

10. Refer to the diagram.
Choose the missing figure from the 4 given options.

Answers:

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

11. The word which cannot be formed from the letters used in “POSTENTATION” is:

Answers:

  1. PATIENT
  2. NATION
  3. OTHER
  4. STATION

12. Fill the blanks in the following series:

l m _ n m l _ m n n m _ l _ n n m l l _ n

Answers:

  1. mnlnm
  2. nllmm
  3. lmmnl
  4. nmlnn

13. A rectangle is 3 times as long as it is wide and its perimeter (total length of all 4 sides) is 112 centimeters. What are its length and width?

Answers:

  1. 42 centimeters and 14 centimeters
  2. 45 centimeters and 15 centimeters
  3. 39 centimeters and 13 centimeters
  4. 54 centimeters and 18 centimeters

14. 16 workers dig an 80 meters long trench in 5 days. How long will it take 24 workers to dig a 72 meters long trench?

Answers:

  1. 5 days
  2. 4 days
  3. 2 days
  4. 3 days
  5. 8 days

15. Refer to the diagram.
From the 4 given options, choose the one that completes the series.

Answers:

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

16. The term “MATCHING” is used as a code word by a shopkeeper to indicate prices, M stands for 1 , A for 2, T for 3, and so on. The price of an article priced TIN is:

Answers:

  1. 376
  2. 367
  3. 368
  4. None of these

17. A is a sister of B, B is a daughter of C, C is the husband of D. What is D to B?

Answers:

  1. Brother
  2. Sister
  3. Mother
  4. Father

18. Ship is related to fish as a ____ is related to bird.

Answers:

  1. feather
  2. tree
  3. branches
  4. kite

19. Pete employed five men to develop computer software. They were able to develop it in 13 days. Had Pete suspended 2 of them after the 4th day, then in how many days would the work have been completed?

Answers:

  1. 14
  2. 15
  3. 17
  4. 19

20. What will be the next term in the following series?

OAC, QDG, SGK,?

Answers:

  1. STK
  2. UJO
  3. RST
  4. PQT

21. If the 10th of January of a leap year falls on Saturday, then the 11th of March of the same year falls on a:

Answers:

  1. Monday
  2. Wednesday
  3. Thursday
  4. Saturday

22. A boy cycles a distance of 5 miles at a speed of 15 miles per hour and then cycles all the way back at a speed of 10 miles per hour. How long did the entire journey take him?

Answers:

  1. 1 hour
  2. 40 minutes
  3. 50 minutes
  4. 30 minutes
  5. 45 minutes

23. What is the missing number in the following series?

12, 144, 16, ?, 18, 324

Answers:

  1. 256
  2. 216
  3. 238
  4. 234

24. Adam bought a painting for $100 and sold it to Brian at a profit of 25%. Brian further sold it to Chris at a loss of 25%. At what price did Chris buy the painting from Brian?

Answers:

  1. $93.75
  2. $105
  3. $100
  4. $75
  5. $87.50

25. The number which is one fourth of the one third of the quarter of 288 is:

Answers:

  1. 18
  2. 6
  3. 12
  4. 3

26. Fill the blanks in the following series:

a b _ b c _ c _ b a _ c

Answers:

  1. aaab
  2. caab
  3. baac
  4. cabb

27. Arrange in meaningful order:

1.Wall
2.House
3.Clay
4.Bricks
5.Room

Answers:

  1. 2,5,4,1,3
  2. 3,4,1,5,2
  3. 2,4,1,3,5
  4. 4,1,5,3,2

28. B is the daughter of A and cousin of C. D’s father is E and D is the father of C. Also, the father of A is E. Who is B to D?

Answers:

  1. Grand daughter
  2. Daughter
  3. Niece
  4.  Wife

29. What is the missing number in the following series?

5, 10, 15, __, 29, 38, 47

Answers:

  1. 20
  2. 25
  3. 30
  4. 22

30. Jack and Harry share 102 marbles such that Harry has 5 times more marbles than Jack has. How many marbles does Harry have?

Answers:

  1. 75 marbles
  2. 80 marbles
  3. 67 marbles
  4. 90 marbles
  5. 85 marbles

31. If C is 24 and BAG is 71 then DEAF is:

Answers:

  1. 90
  2. 92
  3. 93
  4. 94

32. Based on the diagram, find the missing number.

Answers:

  1. 3
  2. 4
  3. 5
  4. 6

33. I am 4 times the age of my younger brother who is only three years old. After 10 years what will my age be?

Answers:

  1. 52
  2. 42
  3. 32
  4. 22
  5. Cannot be determined

34. Which is the incorrect number in the following series?

5, 10, 29, 84, 247

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 10
  3. 29
  4. 84
  5. 247

35. A few days back when Pete had fever, he was taken to his uncle’s clinic, which is 6 Kilometers towards the right of his house, but his uncle was not available, so he was taken to hospital 12 Kilometers towards the left of clinic. The doctor prescribed him a medicine and the chemist shop was 1 Kilometer towards the left. The minimum distance which he had to cover to come back to his home from the chemist shop was:

Answers:

  1. 7 Kilometers
  2. 9 Kilometers
  3. 11 Kilometers
  4. 13 Kilometers

36. Which number in the following series is incorrect?

5, 13, 35, 73, 158

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 13
  3. 35
  4. 73
  5. 158

37. Consider the following statements:

P,Q,R are intelligent
P,S,T are hardworking
S,R,T are honest
P,Q,T are ambitious

Who among them is neither hardworking nor ambitious?

Answers:

  1. P
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. T

38. When a certain number is tripled, the result is the same as adding 34 to it. What is the number?

Answers:

  1. 20
  2. 15
  3. 18
  4. 17
  5. 21
  6. 19

39. The day that will come two days after tomorrow will be Saturday. What was the day that came two days before yesterday?

Answers:

  1. Friday
  2. Sunday
  3. Saturday
  4. Monday

40. Web : Spider

Answers:

  1.  Flower : Bee
  2. Cave : Lion
  3. Canal : Snake
  4. Nest : Bird

41. Choose a pair of words from the options that expresses a similar relation as expressed by the pair of words given below.

Web : Spider

Answers:

  1. Flower : Bee
  2. Cave : Lion
  3. Canal : Snake
  4. Nest : Bird

42. Which is the incorrect number in the following series?

11, 29, 84, 247, 734

Answers:

  1. 11
  2. 29
  3. 84
  4. 247
  5. 734

43. The term MATCHING is used as a code-word by a shopkeeper to indicate prices. As per the code, the letter M stands for 1; A for 2; T for 3; and so on. The price of an article priced TIN is:

Answers:

  1. 376
  2. 367
  3. 368
  4. None of these

44. A few days back when Pete had fever, he was taken to his uncle’s clinic, which is six kilometers to the right of his house. As his uncle was not present in the clinic, he was taken to another hospital 12 kilometers to the left of the clinic. The doctor checked him and prescribed a medicine, which was available at the chemist’s shop one kilometer to the left of the hospital. The minimum distance that he had to cover to come back to his home from the chemist’s shop was:

Answers:

  1. 7 Kilometers
  2. 9 Kilometers
  3. 11 Kilometers
  4. 13 Kilometers

45. Jack and Harry share 102 marbles such that Harry has 5 times as many marbles as Jack has. How many marbles does Harry have?

Answers:

  1. 75 marbles
  2. 80 marbles
  3. 67 marbles
  4. 90 marbles
  5. 85 marbles

46. If 16 workers dig an 80-meter long trench in five days, how long it will take 24 workers to dig a 72-meter long trench?

Answers:

  1. 5 days
  2. 4 days
  3. 2 days
  4. 3 days
  5. 8 days

47. When a certain number is tripled, the result is the same as adding 34 to the number. What is the number?

Answers:

  1. 20
  2. 15
  3. 18
  4. 17
  5. 21
  6. 19

48. What is the missing number in the following series?

14, 196, 16, ?, 18, 324

Answers:

  1. 256
  2. 216
  3. 238
  4. 234

49. Fill the blanks in the following sequence:

a b _ b c _ c _ b a _ c

Answers:

  1. aaab
  2. caab
  3. baac
  4. cabb

50. A rectangle is three-times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter, i.e., the total length of all four sides, is 112 centimeters. What are its length and width?

Answers:

  1. 42 centimeters and 14 centimeters
  2. 45 centimeters and 15 centimeters
  3. 39 centimeters and 13 centimeters
  4. 54 centimeters and 18 centimeters

51. What is the missing number in the following series?

5, 10, 19, __, 33, 38, 47

Answers:

  1. 36
  2. 25
  3. 38
  4. 24

52. A boy cycles a distance of five miles at a speed of 15 miles per hour and then cycles all the way back at a speed of 10 miles per hour. What was the duration of the entire journey?

Answers:

  1. 1 hour
  2. 40 minutes
  3. 50 minutes
  4. 30 minutes
  5. 45 minutes

53. Pete employed five men to develop a computer software, who were able to develop it in 13 days. Had Pete suspended two of them after the fourth day and the remaining three had continued to work, then the total number of days taken to complete the task would have been:

Answers:

  1. 14
  2. 15
  3. 17
  4. 19

54. Analyse the series given below:

5, 13, 35, 73, 158

Which of the following numbers in the series is incorrect?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 13
  3. 35
  4. 73

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1. A teacher categorizes five students, P, Q, R, S and T. She comes up with the following conclusions:

All Ps are Qs.
All Qs Are Rs.
Some Ss are Ps.
All Ss are Qs.
No Ts are Rs.

Which one of the following is/are true?

Answers:

  1. All Rs are Ps.
  2. Some Ts are Qs.
  3. All Ps are Ss.
  4. No Qs are Ts.
  5. Some Ts are Ps.

2. There are 6 hotels in the city A, B, C, D, E, and F.

Hotel D is 25km to the north of hotel F, which is 35km to the northeast of hotel B.
Hotel A is 15km west of Hotel E and 25 km to the southwest of Hotel C.
Hotel B, A and E are in straight line in the given order.
Hotel B and E is 30 km apart from each other.

If visitor moves from hotel E to hotel D via hotel A, B and F. How much distance it will have to cover?

Answers:

  1. 90km
  2. 120km
  3. 125km
  4. 150km

3. Four lions, P, Q, R and S, and four tigers, L, M, N and O are being transferred from a wild life sanctuary. They are being transferred in two special animal transport vehicles. Each vehicle can hold four animals and keeping the animals in the vehicle follows the following conditions:

There are exactly two lions and two tigers in each vehicle.
Either P or Q, but not both, can be kept in the first vehicle.
If L is in the first vehicle, R must also be in the first vehicle.
If N is in the first vehicle, Q cannot be in the first vehicle.
If Q is in the first vehicle, which of the other three animals are kept along with Q?

Answers:

  1. P, M and O
  2. R, S and L
  3. R, L and M
  4. R, M and N
  5. S, L and O

4. There are 6 hotels in the city A, B, C, D, E, and F.

Hotel D is 25km to the north of hotel F, which is 35km to the northeast of hotel B.
Hotel A is 15km west of Hotel E and 25 km to the southwest of Hotel C.
Hotel B, A and E are in straight line in the given order.
Hotel B and E is 30 km apart from each other.

Which hotel is the farthest to the southwest of hotel D?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

5. There are 6 hotels in the city A, B, C, D, E, and F.

Hotel D is 25km to the north of hotel F, which is 35km to the northeast of hotel B.
Hotel A is 15km west of Hotel E and 25 km to the southwest of Hotel C.
Hotel B, A and E are in straight line in the given order.
Hotel B and E is 30 km apart from each other.

Which hotel is the nearest to the northeast of hotel E?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

6. Veronica has 2 friends Shaun and Michael . Both Shaun and Michael are having Birthday today. Veronica wants to wish them in their free incoming time slot, which is 11AM -1PM according to their respective time zone. At what time intervals Veronica should make call (first Shaun and then Michael) so that she is able to call them in their free incoming call time slot if the Time zone of the three is as follows:

Veronica Time Zone: +11:00 GMT
Shaun Time Zone: +6:00 GMT
Michael Time Zone: +09:30 GMT

Answers:

  1. 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM and 12:30 PM to 02:30 PM
  2. 06:00PM to 08:00 PM and 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM
  3. 08:00PM to 10:00 PM and 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM
  4. 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM and 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

7. Count the number of triangles in the diagram given below.

Answers:

  1. 22
  2. 25
  3. 21
  4. 27

8. In a certain code language,

‘Tuta Kaba’ means ‘red apples’
‘Pita haka’ means ‘sweet oranges’
‘Haka nut kaba’ means ‘sweet luscious apples’

Which word in the language means ‘luscious’?

Answers:

  1. Tuta
  2. Kaba
  3. nut
  4. Haka

9. This question is based on following series: aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

Which character is midway between the 3rd character from left and 6th character from right?

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 8
  4. Y

10. Suppose there is a family of 6 members namely C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, and 3 brothers. No person in the family is having a relation of grandmother to the other family members. The additional information is given as follows:
C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

Who is the mother in the family?

Answers:

  1. C3
  2. C2
  3. C1
  4. C5

11. Jack is sleeping.

Which statement/ statements among the following is/are necessary to justify the statement?

1)Jack is in bed.
2)It is afternoon.
3)Everyone lying on the bed is sleeping.

Answers:

  1. 1 & 2
  2. 2 & 3
  3. 1 & 3

12. Bob walks 8km towards North and turns to his right and walks 4km more. He then turns to his right and walks 5km and turns again to his right and walks another 4 km. Here he meets Smith coming from the opposite direction. They both stop here.

If the starting point from where bob started is marked as A and finishing point is marked as B, then what is the distance between A and B?

Answers:

  1. 8km
  2. 4km
  3. 3km
  4. 9km

13. Stefan and Elena both start walking from one point towards West. Stefan turns to right after walking 20km. Elena turns to left after walking the same distance. Stefan waits for some time and then walks another 10km whereas Elena walks only 5km. After that, they both start walking towards South and cover 15 km each. How far is Stefan from Elena?

Answers:

  1. 10km
  2. 15km
  3. 30km
  4. 25km

14. Five people, P, Q, R, S and T are appearing in an interview. The order in which they will be called for the interview is fixed. P will be called before R, Q before S and T before P. Which among the following is the correct sequence in which they would attend the interview?

Answers:

  1. P, R, Q, S, T
  2. P, R, S, T, Q
  3. Q, R, P, T, S
  4. Q, S, T, P, R

15. A marketing executive reaches his office by 9 AM (+5:30 GMT) in India. He has to make a conference call to his colleagues sitting in different countries having different time zones as given below:

Kuwait (+03:00 GMT)
Finland (+02:00 GMT)
Moscow (+04:00 GMT)
Japan (+09:00 GMT)

At what time interval (According to India’s time zone) can he call his colleagues before lunch i.e. 1 pm (According to every one’s time zone)?

Answers:

  1. 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
  2. 9:30AM to 10:00 AM
  3. 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
  4. 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

16. There are six floors in a building from the first floor to the top floor. No two people can live on the same floor.

P lives two floors below M.
S lives on the floor above N.
Only one floor is vacant.

If P lives on the second floor, which of the following would be true?

Answers:

  1. S lives on the third floor.
  2. M lives on the fifth floor.
  3. N lives on the floor above M.

17. Suppose there is a family of 6 members namely C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, and 3 brothers. No person in the family is having a relation of grandmother to the other family members. The additional information is given as follows:
C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

How many male members are there in the family?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 3
  4. 2

18. This question is based on following series: aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

Complete the series. aL2, AJ3, Y9Q, B1?

Answers:

  1. Z
  2. 3
  3. Y
  4. 8

19. Bob walks 8km towards North and turns to his right and walks 4km more. He then turns to his right and walks 5km and turns again to his right and walks another 4 km. Here he meets Smith coming from the opposite direction. They both stop here.

If Bob is to again reach the point from where he started, in which direction will he have to go from the point he’s standing?

Answers:

  1. SOUTH
  2. WEST
  3. NORTH EAST
  4. NORTH

20. This question is based on following series: aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

Which character is 5th of the left of the 9th letter from the right in the series?

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. L
  3. 9
  4. None of these

21. Read the statements below:

P can speak English and Spanish.
Q can speak English and French.
R can speak French and Spanish.
S can speak German and English.
T, a Spaniard, can also speak German.

Who among the following cannot have a conversation without an interpreter?

Answers:

  1. P and R
  2. Q and S
  3. Q and T
  4. P and T

22. A,B,C, and D are sitting around a round dinner table and discussing their profession.
A said, “I am sitting opposite to the Tester.”
B said, “I am on the right of the Programmer.”
Debugger said, “I am on the left of the Manager.”
D said, “I am sitting opposite to C.”

What are the professions of A and B respectively?

Answers:

  1. Manager and Programmer.
  2. Programmer and Tester.
  3. Manager and Tester.
  4. Manager and Debugger.

23. Damon is running 80m towards the west, then he turned left and walked 10m, then he turned to the left and went 10m and then turned left again and went 10m. How far is Damon from the starting point?

Answers:

  1. 80m
  2. 70m
  3. 20m
  4. 20m

24. If Fin is the brother of Austin. Cane is the daughter of Austin. Karol is the sister of Fin. Goofy is the brother of Cane.

Who is the uncle of Goofy?

Answers:

  1. Karol
  2. Cena
  3. Fin
  4. Austin

25. A certain code word uses numbers 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. The numbers are written from left to right. The numbers correspond to the following conditions:

1)The code word can contain a minimum of two numbers. The numbers can be the same or different.
2)1 cannot be the first number in the code word.
3)If 2 occurs, it should occur more than once.
4)3 cannot be the last number in the word nor can it be next to last.
5)If 1 occurs, 4 must also occur.
6)If 2 does not occur, 5 too cannot occur.

Which of the following is the code word?

Answers:

  1. 1224
  2. 2532
  3. 3225
  4. 4315
  5. 5413

26. Five friends, A, B, C, D and E work in different offices. One of them is a singer, the other a lawyer, the third a doctor, the fourth a sportsman and the fifth a chef. One day, they meet and discuss their respective earnings.

E is earning as much as the singer.
C is earning less than the lawyer.
A is earning less than the doctor.
B is earning more than the chef.
C is earning more than the doctor.
The doctor is earning more than the sportsman.
E is earning more than B.

What is A’s profession?

Answers:

  1. Singer
  2. Lawyer
  3. Chef
  4. Cannot be determined

27. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as following:

Among them 1 is cricketer, 1 is Hockey player, and 1 is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Who is the Wife of T?

Answers:

  1. Q
  2. R
  3. P
  4. S

28. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as following:
Among them 1 is cricketer, 1 is Hockey player, and 1 is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Who is the Cricketer in the group?

Answers:

  1. P
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. S

29. In a class, there are 8 students: P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W.

P is taller than Q, but shorter than R.
Q is shorter than S, but taller than T.
U is shorter than P, but taller than Q.
V is taller than S, but shorter than U.
W is shorter than Q.

Which one of the following would be true?

Answers:

  1. U is taller than S.
  2. W is taller than S.
  3. W is the shortest of all.
  4. T is taller than W.

30. A team of four students has to be selected from A, B, C, D, E, F and G, according to the following:

B will not be with F.
A and C must be together.
E will not be with A.
G and D must be together.
F will not be with G.

A team can consist of:

Answers:

  1. ABCE
  2. BDEG
  3. BDFA
  4. DEAG

31. A train stops at six different stations on its route. After the train leaves the sixth station, it returns to the first station and repeats the cycle. The stations are located in six cities and are named A, B, C, D, E and F. E is the third station. B is the sixth. Station D comes before station F. Station C comes before station A. If C is the fourth station, which station among the following should come immediately before Station C?

Answers:

  1. D
  2. E
  3. C
  4. A
  5. B

32. In the following series how many such odd numbers are there which are divisible by 3 or 5 and immediately followed by odd number?

29,25,26,21,3,25,35,18,20,22,50,9,52,54,55,56,48,26,45

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 8
  4. 3

33. There are three people, A, B and C. They are to share a cake equally. They cut the cake into “n” equal pieces. After each one of them finishes eating 4 pieces of the cake, the total number of the remaining pieces of the cake is equal to that to which each person was entitled. Find the value of “n”.

Answers:

  1. 24
  2. 18
  3. 28
  4. 36

34. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as following:
Among them 1 is cricketer, 1 is Hockey player, and 1 is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Who is the Football player in the group?

Answers:

  1. P
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. S

35. Six people, P, Q, R, S, T and V, run a marathon.

Q does not win.
Two runners separate T and S.
P is running behind S and T.
Q is running ahead of T and there is one runner in between the two of them.
V is running ahead of S.

How many runners separate P and V?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 3
  4. 2
  5. 1

36. For his highly confidential project, Professor Mark Philip is trying to make a team comprising four doctors – two males and two females.

Peter, Jack, Martin and Steve are male doctors.
Mary, Rosy and Stephanie are female doctors.
Peter and Jack do not work together.
Rosy and Peter refuse to work together.
Martin and Stephanie cannot work together.

If Jack is made a member of the team, who among the following must be the other three members of the team?

Answers:

  1. Mary, Rosy and Peter
  2. Mary, Stephanie and Martin
  3. Mary, Stephanie and Peter
  4. Mary, Rosy and Steve

37. How many 7s are there in the following series which are immediately preceded by 9 but not followed by 7?

749769774329727793279

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. 8
  3. 5
  4. 3

38. In a game, Peter places seven marbles adjacently in a row.

Two marbles are red in color.
Two blue colored marbles are adjacent to the same red marble.
There is one pink colored marble.
There are two white colored marbles but they are not placed adjacent to each other.
One of the red colored marbles is place at one end of the row.

If the pink colored marble is placed at the other end of the row, where is the second red colored marble?

Answers:

  1. In the second place.
  2. In the third place.
  3. In the fourth place.
  4. In the seventh place.

39. Jack said to Martha “YOUR ONLY BROTHER’S SON IS MY WIFE’S BROTHER”. How is Martha related to Jack’s wife?

Answers:

  1. Mother
  2. Aunt
  3. Sister
  4. Can’t say

40. 5 students, A, B, C, D and E took a competitive exam. When their result was declared, A wrote the following on a piece of paper:

B has scored more than 2 marks.
C has scored more marks in the exam than A and B has scored together.
Marks scored by A are the same as the total marks scored by D and E together.
A has scored more marks than B.
No two people have scored the same marks.

If D scored more marks than B, who scored the lowest marks?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. Data Insufficient

41. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as following:
Among them 1 is cricketer, 1 is Hockey player, and 1 is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Who is the Hockey player in the group?

Answers:

  1. Q
  2. R
  3. S
  4. T

42. A survey recently conducted revealed that the consumption of alcohol is injurious to health. The survey found that, on an average, men drank 75% of the total alcohol and women 25% during the last five years.

Which question out of the following will be the most appropriate in evaluating the given statement?

Answers:

  1. Why is the time of the survey 5 years and not more or less?
  2. Did any of the men die after consuming alcohol?
  3. When the survey was conducted, did women drink more alcohol than men?
  4. What has been the ratio of the males consuming alcohol to the females doing so during the last five years?

43. A, B, C and D are four people.

1)A is the son of B.
2)B is the daughter of C.
3)C is the mother of D.

Which among the following is true?

Answers:

  1. B and D are brothers.
  2. D is the father of A.
  3. A and D are brothers.
  4. B is the sister of D

44. Students of a college who are excused from attending the public speaking class are better orators than those who take the course. Thus we can improve public speaking skills of students by cancelling the public speaking course.

The flaw in the reasoning used in the above argument is that the writer:

Answers:

  1. gives no evidence for his conclusion.
  2. is expressing a subjective view.
  3. assumes all public speaking courses to be alike.
  4. confuses cause and effect.

45. Graffitiing and speechmaking on public property should be banned. Anarchists and fundamentalists have no right to use public property to disseminate their nasty views.

The above argument assumes that:

Answers:

  1. anarchists and fundamentalists always use public property to disseminate their ideas.
  2. legal restrictions may apply to a select group.
  3. those who indulge in graffitiing and speechmaking on public property are anarchists and fundamentalists.
  4. law should not extend protection to those who create disorder.

46. Two persons, A and B, are having a conversation.

A says to his sister B, “I have as many sisters as brothers.”
B tells her brother, “I have twice as many brothers as sisters.”

How many brothers and sisters are there?

Answers:

  1. 2 brothers and 5 sisters
  2. 4 brothers and 3 sisters
  3. 3 brothers and 3 sisters
  4. 3 brothers and 4 sisters

47. There are three security guards, A, B and C appointed to guard a jewellery shop under the following conditions:

No security guard is called to work for three consecutive days.

A has his off on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.
B has his off on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.
C has his off on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

On which day of the week do all of them work together?

Answers:

  1. Sunday
  2. Saturday
  3. Friday
  4. Tuesday

48. Count the number of rectangles in the diagram given below.

Answers:

  1. 14
  2. 19
  3. 23
  4. 25
  5. 18

49. Bob walks 8km towards North and turns to his right and walks 4km more. He then turns to his right and walks 5km and turns again to his right and walks another 4 km. Here he meets Smith coming from the opposite direction. They both stop here.

In which direction Bob was going after his first turn?

Answers:

  1. EAST
  2. WEST
  3. NORTH
  4. SOUTH

50. This question is based on the following series: aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

If second half of the series is reversed, which character will be at 4th position from right?

Answers:

  1. L
  2. 7
  3. 9
  4. 1

51. A file needs to be forwarded from India (GMT +05:30). It has to go through 4 other branches located at different locations with their respective Time Zone. The file takes 5 minutes to get processed and reach at the next location. At what time the file should be dispatched from India so that it reaches every branch in their last 5 working minutes (Office Timing 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM) according to the respective time zone.

Branch Locations and their respective time zones:
Location A Time Zone (+11:10 GMT)
Location B Time Zone (+11:05 GMT)
Location C Time Zone (+11:00 GMT)
Location D Time Zone (+10:55 GMT)

Answers:

  1. 10 :10 AM
  2. 11: 25 AM
  3. 10:05 AM
  4. 11:05 AM

52. It is widely accepted that sports players are unconcerned about the environmental hazards. But this opinion is not true. A study recently conducted indicated that 75 percent of the 5000 players interviewed revealed a high level of interest in environmental hazards. If this conclusion is true, which among the following would not favor it?

Answers:

  1. There was no proof whether the interviewed players had any previous experience in dealing with environmental hazards.
  2. Players who are interested in dealing with environmental hazards were more likely to give the interview.
  3. The players were interviewed without regard to their experience.
  4. Since the time the players were interviewed, many developments have been taking place in dealing with environmental hazards.
  5. A government organization concerned with environmental hazards conducted the study.

53. Tom is at Las Vegas Airport (GMT +2:00). There are four flights scheduled at the same time (12:00 AM) to the below given locations. Their GMT is as follows and each location is at 30 minutes flight duration.

Location A GMT +09:00

Location B GMT+07:00

Location C GMT -09:00

Location D GMT -07:00

If the breakfast timings are 7:00-9:00 in every location as per their GMT, which is the most likely place, where Tom should board the flight to get breakfast?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

54. Four men Rory, Stephen, Tony and Ulrich are married to Rachel, Sarah, Teri and Ursa. The couples live in Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas and Utah.

The first letters of the names of men and their wives, and the states in which they live does not match.
Sarah is not married to Rory.
Stephen does not live in Rhode Island or Utah and is not Rachel’s husband.
Ulrich and Teri do not live in South Dakota.

Who is Rory married to?

Answers:

  1. Rachel
  2. Sarah
  3. Teri
  4. Ursa

55. Suppose there is a family of 6 members namely C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, and 3 brothers. No person in the family is having a relation of grandmother to the other family members. The additional information is given as follows:
C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

Who is C5’s husband?

Answers:

  1. C2
  2. C3
  3. C1
  4. C4

56. Four men: Rory, Stephen, Tony and Ulrich are married to four women: Rachel, Sarah, Teri and Ursa. Each of the four couples lives in one of the following four states: Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas and Utah.

Read the following information carefully and answer the given question:
1- The first letters of the names of men, their wives and the states in which they live are not the same.
2- Sarah is not married to Rory.
3- Stephen does not live in Rhode Island or Utah and is not Rachel’s husband.
4- Ulrich and Teri do not live in South Dakota.

Who is Rory’s wife?

Answers:

  1. Rachel
  2. Sarah
  3. Teri
  4. Ursa

57. Damon ran 80m towards the west, then turned towards his left and walked 10m. Then, he again turned left and went another 10m. After that, he once again turned left and went another 10m. How far is he from the starting point?

Answers:

  1. 80m
  2. 70m
  3. 20m
  4. 10m

58. A marketing executive in a company in India commences work in his office from 9 AM (+5:30 GMT) onwards. He needs to place a conference call to his colleagues based in different countries, and are, therefore, separated by time-zones. These colleagues reside in the following places:

Kuwait (+03:00 GMT)
Finland (+02:00 GMT)
Russia (+04:00 GMT)
Japan (+09:00 GMT)

Which of the given options is the correct time-slot according to the Indian Standard Time in which he can place a conference call to his colleagues before their respective lunch breaks, i.e., before 1 PM according to their country’s standard times?

Answers:

  1. 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
  2. 9:30AM to 10:00 AM
  3. 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
  4. 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

59. It is given that:

1. Fin is the brother of Austin.
2. Cane is the daughter of Austin.
3. Karol is the sister of Fin.
4. Goofy is the brother of Cane.

Based on the above information, who is the uncle of Goofy?

Answers:

  1. Karol
  2. Cane
  3. Fin
  4. Austin

60. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as follows:
Among them one is cricketer, one is Hockey player, and one is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Based on the given information, who is the Cricketer in the group?

Answers:

  1. P
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. T

61. Bob walks 8km towards North and turns to his right and walks 4km more. He then turns to his right and walks 5km and turns again to his right and walks another 4 km. Here he meets Smith coming from the opposite direction. They both stop here.

If the starting point from where Bob started is marked as A and finishing point is marked as B, then what is the distance between A and B?

Answers:

  1. 8km
  2. 4km
  3. 3km
  4. 9km

62. Two siblings: A and B, are having a conversation.
Read the following information and answer the given question:

A says to his sister, B: “I have as many sisters as brothers.”
B tells her brother, A: “I have twice as many brothers as sisters.”

How many brothers and sisters are there?

Answers:

  1. 2 brothers and 5 sisters
  2. 4 brothers and 3 sisters
  3. 3 brothers and 3 sisters
  4. 3 brothers and 4 sisters

63. Five people, P, Q, R, S and T are appearing in an interview. The order in which they will be called for the interview is fixed. P will be called before R, Q will be called before S and T before P. Which among the following could be the correct sequence in which they would attend the interview?

Answers:

  1. P, R, Q, S, T
  2. P, R, S, T, Q
  3. Q, R, P, T, S
  4. Q, S, T, P, R

64. In a city, there are 6 hotels named: A, B, C, D, E and F.

Hotel D is 25km to the north of hotel F, which is 35km to the northeast of hotel B.
Hotel A is 15km west of Hotel E and 25km to the southwest of Hotel C.
Three hotels are in a straight line in the following order: B, A and E.
Hotels B and E are 30km apart from each other.

Which hotel is the farthest to the southwest of Hotel D?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D

65. There are three people, A, B and C. They are to share a cake equally. They cut the cake into “n” equal pieces. After each one of them finishes eating 4 pieces of the cake, the total number of the remaining pieces of the cake is equal to that to which each person was entitled initially. Find the value of “n”.

Answers:

  1. 24
  2. 18
  3. 28
  4. 36

66. What is the total number of triangles in the given diagram?

Answers:

  1. 28
  2. 29
  3. 30
  4. 31

67. There are six floors in a building from the first floor to the top floor. No two people can live on the same floor.
Read the following information and answer the given question:

P lives two floors below M.
S lives on the floor above N.
Two floors are vacant.

If P lives on the second floor, which of the following would be true?

Answers:

  1. S lives on the third floor.
  2. M lives on the fifth floor.
  3. N lives on the floor above M.

68. Read the following information and answer the given question:

A certain code-word uses the digits 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. The digits are written from left to right and the following conditions are to be adhered to:

1)The code-word must be four-digits long.
2)Repetition of digits is allowed but there should be atleast two different digits in the code-word.
3)1 cannot be the first number in the code-word.
4)If 2 occurs, it should occur more than once.
5)3 cannot be the last number in the code-word, nor can it be next to the last digit.
6)If 1 occurs, 4 must also occur.
7)If 2 does not occur, 5 too cannot occur.

Which of the following can be the code-word?

Answers:

  1. 1224
  2. 2532
  3. 3225
  4. 4315
  5. 5413

69. A, B, C and D were sitting around a dinner table and discussing their professions.
A said, “I am sitting opposite the tester.”
B said, “I am on the right of the programmer.”
The debugger said, “I am on the left of the manager.”
D said, “I am sitting opposite C.”

Find the professions of A and B on the basis of the above-given information.

Answers:

  1. Manager and Programmer.
  2. Programmer and Tester.
  3. Manager and Tester.
  4. Manager and Debugger.

70. There are six members in a family: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5 and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, 1 daughter and 3 brothers. No person in the family is a grandmother to the other family members. Additional information is given as follows:

C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

Who is the mother in the family?

Answers:

  1. C3
  2. C2
  3. C1
  4. C5

71. Count the number of triangles in the given diagram.

Answers:

  1. 22
  2. 25
  3. 21
  4. 27

72. There are six members in a family: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5 and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, 1 daughter and 3 brothers. No person in the family is a grandmother to the other family members. The additional information is given as follows:

C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

Who is C5’s husband?

Answers:

  1. C2
  2. C3
  3. C1
  4. C4

73. Suppose there is a group of 5 people P, Q, R, S, and T. Information about these 5 persons is as follows:
Among them one is cricketer, one is Hockey player, and one is football player.

P and S are unmarried women in the group and do not take part in any game.

None of the women plays Hockey or Cricket.

There is a married couple in the group. T is the husband.

Q is the brother of R and is neither a hockey player nor a football player.

Based on the given information, who is the Football player in the group?

Answers:

  1. P
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. S

74. A train stops at six different stations on its route. After leaving from the sixth station, it returns to the first station and repeats the cycle. The stations are located in six cities and are named A, B, C, D, E and F. E is the third station and B is the sixth. Station D comes immediately before Station F and Station C comes immediately before Station A. If A is the fifth station, which station among the following should come immediately before Station E?

Answers:

  1. D
  2. F
  3. C
  4. A
  5. B

75. There are five friends: A, B, C, D and E who pursue five different professions: singer, lawyer, doctor, sportsman and chef, not necessarily in the same order. One day, they meet and discuss their respective earnings.

E is earning as much as the singer.
C is earning less than the lawyer.
A is earning less than the doctor.
B is earning more than the chef.
C is earning more than the doctor.
The doctor is earning more than the sportsman.
E is earning more than B.

Based on the above information, what is A’s profession?

Answers:

  1. Singer
  2. Lawyer
  3. Chef
  4. Cannot be determined

76. This question is based on the following series:

aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

Complete the given sequence on the basis of above series.
aL2, AJ3, Y9Q, B1?

Answers:

  1. Z
  2. 3
  3. Y
  4. 8

77. This question is based on the following sequence:

aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

If second half of the sequence is reversed, which character will be at the 4th position from right?

Answers:

  1. L
  2. 7
  3. 9
  4. 1

78. In a class, there are eight students: P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W.

P is taller than Q, but shorter than R.
Q is shorter than S, but taller than T.
U is shorter than P, but taller than Q.
V is taller than S, but shorter than U.
W is shorter than Q.

Based on the above information, which one of the following is true?

Answers:

  1. U is taller than S.
  2. W is taller than S.
  3. W is the shortest of all.
  4. T is taller than W.

79. Carefully read the given information and answer the following question:

A teacher categorizes the students of a class in five groups: P, Q, R, S and T. She comes up with the following conclusions:

All Ps are Qs.
All Qs Are Rs.
Some Ss are Ps.
All Ss are Qs.
No Ts are Rs.

Which of the following is true?

Answers:

  1. All Rs are Ps.
  2. Some Ts are Qs.
  3. All Ps are Ss.
  4. No Qs are Ts.
  5. Some Ts are Ps.

80. 5 students, A, B, C, D and E took a competitive exam. When their result was declared, the teacher wrote the following information on a piece of paper:

B has scored more than 2 marks.
C has scored more marks in the exam than A and B has scored together.
Marks scored by A are the same as the total marks scored by D and E together.
A has scored more marks than B.
No two people have scored the same marks.

If D scored more marks than B, who scored the lowest marks?

Answers:

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. Data Insufficient

81. Peter places seven marbles in a row according to the following information.

Two marbles are red in color.
Two blue-colored marbles are adjacent to the same red-colored marble.
There is one pink-colored marble.
There are two white-colored marbles but they are not placed adjacent to each other.
One of the red-colored marbles is placed at one end of the row.

If the pink-colored marble is placed at the other end of the row, then the marble of which color will be placed in the center of the row?

Answers:

  1. White
  2. Blue
  3. Red
  4. Either Red or Blue

82. There are six members in a family: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5 and C6. The relation among the family members is such that there are 2 fathers, 1 mother, 1 daughter and 3 brothers. No person in the family is a grandmother to the other family members. Additional information is given as follows:

C3 is the sister of C6.

C2 is the brother of C5’s husband.

C4 is the father of C1 and grandfather of C6.

How many male members are there in the family?

Answers:

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 3
  4. 2

83. Two of Veronica’s friends: Shaun and Michael, have their birthday today. Veronica wants to wish them during their free-incoming-calls time-slots, which is 11AM – 1PM according to their respective time-zones. At what time intervals Veronica should make the calls – first to Shaun and then to Michael – so that she is able to talk to them in their free-incoming-calls time-slots. The time-zone of the three are as follows:

Veronica’s time-zone: +11:00 GMT
Shaun’s time-zone: +6:00 GMT
Michael’s time-zone: +09:30 GMT

Answers:

  1. 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM and 12:30 PM to 02:30 PM
  2. 06:00PM to 08:00 PM and 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM
  3. 08:00PM to 10:00 PM and 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM
  4. 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM and 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

84. This question is based on the following series:

aABLJ1238YZM957QRF

Which letter is at the 5th position from the left of the 9th letter from the right in the given series?

Answers:

  1. 2
  2. L
  3. 9
  4. None of these

85. Count the number of rectangles in the diagram given above.

Answers:

  1. 10
  2. 19
  3. 8
  4. 12
  5. 18

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