Q1. A tradesman marks his goods 40% above the cost price. If he allows a discount of 25%, then his gain % is-
1) 5% 2) 7 1/2% 3) 12 1/2% 4) 6% 5) None of these
Q2. 10 kg of superior quality of sugar is mixed with 50 of inferior quality of Sugar. The price of Superior quality and inferior quality of sugar is `18 and `12 respectively. The average price per kg of mixture is –
1) Rs. 13 2) Rs. 15 3) Rs. 14 4) Rs. 16 5) None of these
Q3. Salaries of A, B and C are in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3. Salary of B and C together is ` 9000. By what % is salary of C more than that of A?
1) 100 2) 150 3) 125 4) 200 5) None of these
Q4. A contractor employed 50 men to complete the project in 100 days. But later on he realised that just after 25 days only 20% of the work had been completed. How many extra days, than the scheduled time are required?
1) 25 2) 30 3) 22 4) 28 5) None of these
Q5. The base radius of a cylinder is 7 cm and its height is 40 cm. Find curved surface area. (in cm2)
1) 2460 2) 1760 3) 1640 4) 1720 5) 1580
Q6. If A is 90% of B. What % of A is B.
1) 101.1% 2) 190% 3) 111.1% 4) 119% 5) None of these
Q7. A student has to secure 40% marks to pass. He gets 144 marks and fails by 16 marks. The maximum marks are-
1) 400 2) 360 3) 300 4) 480 5) 500
Q8. The difference between simple and compound interest on a sum of money at 10% per annum is Rs. 40. What is the sum?
1) Rs. 5000 2) Rs. 12000 3) Rs. 8000 4) Data insufficient 5) None of these
Q9. A sum of money becomes 3/2 of itself in 5 years at a certain rate of simple interest. Find the rate of interest.
1) 10% 2) 12.5% 3) 15% 4) 8% 5) None of these
Q10. Anjali goes to office at a speed of 12 km/h and returns to her home at a speed of 6 km/h. If she takes 8 hours in all, what is the distance between her office and her home?
1) 36 km 2) 32 km 3) 56 km 4) 24 km 5) None of these
1. 1 2. 2 3. 4 4. 1 5. 2 6. 3 7. 1 8. 4 9. 1 10. 2
Reasoning Mix Quiz
Direction for Ques.(1-2): In each of the questions below are given three statements followed by four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
Q1. Statements: I. All players are spectators. II. Some spectators are theatres. III. Some theatres are dramas.
Conclusions: I. Some dramas are spectators. II. Some players are dramas. III. Some theatres are players.
IV. All spectators are players.
Select the correct one:
(a) Only II follows. (b) None follows. (c) Only II and IV follow. (d) Only I and III follow.
Q2. Statements: I. Some buckets are waters. II. All waters are papers. III. Some papers are woods.
I. Some woods are waters. II. Some buckets are woods. III. Some papers are buckets.
IV. Some woods are buckets.
Select the correct one:
(a) None follows. (b) Only I & II follows. (c) Only III follows. (d) Only IV follows.
Directions for questions (3-5): Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below:
Six friends Arun, Brian, Cory, Dorthy, Eela and Faruq decided to go on a road trip on three bikes each having a rider and a passenger. If Arun is riding then neither Brian nor Eela will sit with him. If Eela is riding then Cory will sit with him. Faruq sits with Brian and Dorthy is a rider.
Q3. If Arun is riding, then who is his passenger?
(a) Faruq (b) Dorthy (c) Cory (d) Eela (e) None of these.
Q4. Who among the following can be the three Riders?
(a) Arun, Dorthy, Eela (b) Brian, Eela, Dorthy (c) Cory, Faruq, Arun (d) Dorthy, Cory, Arun
Q5. Who among the following sits behind Dorthy if Arun is riding?
(a) Eela (b) Cory (c) Faruq (d) Either Eela or Cory
Directions (Q.6-12): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table, facing the centre. Each of them has a different profession, viz doctor, engineer, architect, pilot, banker, teacher, businessman and politician.
The politician sits third to the right of G. C is an immediate neighbour of G. The architect sits second to the right of C. B sits third to the right of H. H is neither a politician nor an architect.Only one person sits between C and the teacher. A and F are immediate neighbours of each other. Neither A nor F is a politician. The doctor sits second to the right of A. Two people sit between D and the engineer. D is not a politician. The pilot is not an immediate neighbour of the politician. The banker sits second to the left of A.
Q6. Who amongst the following is a businessman?
a)A b) H c) C d) F e) D
Q7. What is the position of F with respect to the politician?
a)Immediate right b) Third to the left c) Second to the right d) Fourth to the left e) Second to the left.
Q8.Who sit (s) exactly between the teacher and the engineer?
a)C and H b) Only the politician c) Only the doctor d) C and B e) The architect and the banker
Q9. Which of the following is true with respect to the given seating arrangement?
a)D is an immediate neighbour of G.
b)G is a banker
c)The banker and the teacher are immediate neighbours of each other.
d)The pilot sits exactly between the architect and the businessman.
e)The doctor sits second to the right of the businessman.
Q10. What is the profession of G?
a)Businessman b) Pilot c) Banker d) Teacher e) Architect.
Q11. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
a)G-Doctor b) E-Architect c) H-Businessman d) E- Politician e) D-Pilot.
Q12. What is the profession of E ?
a)Businessman b) Architect c) Banker d) Politician e) Engineer
Directions (Q 13-15): In the questions given below, certain symbols are used with the following meanings:
P $ Q means P is neither equal to nor smaller than Q.
P © Q means P is not smaller than Q.
P * Q means P is neither greater nor smaller than Q.
P # Q means P is neither greater than nor equal to Q.
P @ Q means P is not greater than Q.
Now in each of the following questions, assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true. Give answer
a)if only conclusion I is true.
b)if only conclusion II is true.
c)If either conclusion I or II is true.
d)if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
e)if both conclusions I and II are true.
Q13. Statements: E$J, J#H, H©M
Conclusions: I. E $ M II. J $ M
Q14. Statements: R©P, P$M, M@D
Conclusions: I. D $ R II. M # R
Q15. Statements: F#K, K©D, N@D
Conclusions: I. N * K II. N # K
1. b 2. c 3.c 4. b 5. a 6. a 7. c 8. c 9. e 10. b 11. d 12. d
13. d 14. b 15. c
Directions (Q. 1–5) : Rearrange the following six sentence A), B), C), D), E) and F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.
A) While email remains a significant attack vector for cyber criminals, they continue to experiment with new methods across mobile devices and social networks to reach more people with less effort.
B) According to a report, India ranked second among nations that were most targeted for cyber crimes through the social media in 2014, after the U.S.
C) India’s growing social media population proved to be a ready base for them.
D) Cyber criminals are now using social networking sites to target users in India.
E) Over 80 per cent of these scams were shared manually as attackers took advantage of people’s willingness to trust content shared by friends.
F) India had the second highest number of social media scams globally and the highest in the Asia Pacific region.
Q1. Which of the following would be the ‘FIRST’ sentence after rearrangement?
1) C 2) D 3) B 4) F 5) E
Q2. Which of the following would be the ‘LAST’ (SIXTH) sentence after rearrangement?
1) E 2) C 3) D 4) F 5) A
Q3. Which of the following would be the ‘FOURTH’ sentence after rearrangement?
1) A 2) B 3) C 4) D 5) E
Q4. Which of the following would be the ‘THIRD’ sentence after rearrangement?
1) E 2) C 3) F 4) D 5) A
Q5. Which of the following would be the ‘SECOND’ sentence after rearrangement?
1) D 2) A 3) C 4) B 5) E
Directions: Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’ the answer is 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any)
Q6. Dealing with risk 1)/ and the need 2)/ for teamwork is 3)/ oftenly a part of the experience. 4)/ No error 5)
Q7. In the most general sense, 1)/drought originates from a deficiency of precipitation 2)/ in an extended period of time– usually a season or more–resulting in a water shortage 3)/ for some activity, group or environmental sector. 4) /No error 5)
Q8. Light from many different sources 1)/ contains various colours 2)/ each with 3)/ its own brightness or intense.4)/No error 5)
Q9. When all the visible frequencies are present equally 1)/ the perceived colour 2)/ of the light is white 3) / and the spectrum is flat line. 4)/ No error 5)
Q10. Earthquake results 1)/ from the sudden release of energy 2)/ in the Earth’s crust 3)/ that creates seismic wave. 4)/ No error 5)Answers
- 4; Replace ‘often’ with ‘oftenly’
- 2; Replace ‘in’ with ‘over’
- 4; Replace ‘intense’ with ‘intensity’
- 4; Add ‘a’ before ‘flat line’
- 4; Replace ‘wave’ with ‘waves’
Q1. Which of the following is used as a primary storage device?
A) Magnetic drum B) Hard Disks C) Floppy D) All of above
Q2. Each model of a computer has a unique
A) Assembly of a computer B) Machine language C) High level language D) All of the above
Q3. Which of the following is called low level languages?
A) Machine language B) Assembly language C) Both of the above D) None of above
Q4. A term used to describe interconnected computer configuration is
A) Multiprogramming B) Modulation C) Multiprocessing D) Micro program sequence
Q5. Which device is used to backup the data?
A) Floppy Disk B) Tape C) Network Drive D) All of the above
Q6. ASCII and EBCDIC are the popular character coding systems. What does ASCII stand for?
A) American Stable Code for International Interchange B) American Standard Case for Institutional Interchange
C) American Standard Code for Information Interchange D) American Standard Code for Interchange Information
Q7. Which of the following is true?
A) Fields are composed of bytes B) Records are composed of fields C) Fields are composed of characters
D) All of above
Q8. Which of the following memories needs refresh?
A) SRAM B) DRAM C) ROM D) All of above
Q9. Which technology is used in Compact disks?
A) Mechanical B) Electrical C) Electro Magnetic D) Laser
Q10. Computer instructions written with the use of English words instead of binary machine code is called
A) Mnemonics B) Symbolic code C) Gray codes D) Opcode
1. A 2. B 3. C 4. A 5. D 6. C 7. D 8. B 9. D 10. B