# QUIZ 50

### Quant Quiz

Q1.Aditya  bought a pen at 70% of the listed price. He sold it for Rs 350/- which was 20% more than the price he had bought for. What was the listed price?

(1) Rs 315.88            (2) Rs 320.48         (3) Rs 416.66        (4) Rs 461.66         (5) None of these

Q2.When the price of chair was reduced by 40%, the number of chairs sold increased by 80%, what was the effect on the sales rupees?

(1) 8% increase         (2) 10% increase       (3) 8% decrease         (4) 10% decrease       (5) None of these

Q3.Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are:

(1) 39, 30           (2) 41, 32         (3) 42, 33        (4) 43, 34        (5) None of These

Q4.A fruit seller had some apples. He sells 40% apples and still has 420 apples. Originally, he had:

(1) 588 apples             (2) 600 apples         (3) 672 apples         (4) 700 apples       (5) None of These

Q5.What percentage of numbers from 1 to 70 have squares that end in the digit 1?

(1) 1              (2) 14            (3) 20           (4) 21         (5) None of These

Q6.If A = x% of y and B = y% of x, then which of the following is true?

(1) A is smaller than B.                     (2) A is greater than B              (3) Relationship between A and B cannot be determined.

(4) If x is smaller than y, then A is greater than B.           (5) None of these

Q7.In an examination it is required to get 36% of the aggregate marks to pass. A student gets 198 marks and is declared failed by 36 marks. What is the maximum aggregate marks a student can get?

(1) 550            (2) 650           (3) 480           (4) Cannot be determined           (5) None of these

Q8.The difference between 40% of a number 28% of the same number is 198. What is 64% of that number?

(1) 1122              (2) 1065          (3) 105            (4) 1023        (5) None of these

Q9.75% of a number is equal to three-seventh of another number. What is the ratio between the first number and the second number respectively?

(1) 7 : 4              (2) 5 : 7           (3) 4 : 7             (4) 6 : 7           (5) None of these

Q10.Anil  gives his 35% of the money to his wife and gave 50% of the money to his sons. Remaining amount of Rs 11,250/- he kept with himself. What was total money he had?

(1) Rs 75,000            (2) Rs 70,000         (3) Rs 80,000        (4) Rs 85,000         (5) None of these

Answers

1-3      2-1      3-3      4-4      5-3      6-5      7-2      8-5      9-3      10-1

### Reasoning Quiz

Directions (1-3): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:

There are six people – P, Q, R, S, T and U – each having different weight. P is heavier than U but lighter than Q. T is heavier than R but lighter than P. Q is lighter than S. R is not the lightest. The second lightest person weighs 52 kilogram while the third heaviest is of 64 kilogram.

Q1. Who among the following may be of 58 kilogram in weight?

(1) P      (2) Q     (3) T      (4) R      (5) U

Q2. How many persons are heavier than R?

(1) None     (2) One    (3) Two     (4) Three    (5) More than three

Q3. Which of the following may rep-resent the weight of Q?

(1) 62 kg     (2) 66 kg     (3) 60 kg      (4) 58 kg     (5) 56 kg

Directions (4-8): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

Twelve persons are sitting in two parallel rows containing six persons each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row-1, A, B, C, D, E and F are seated (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing south. In row-2, P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing north. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each person seated in a row faces another person of the other row.

A sits third to the left of E. The person facing A sits second to the left of T. Two persons are sitting between T and P. C and D are immediate neighbours. C and D do not sit at any of the extreme ends of the line. Only one person sits between B and C. The person facing D is an immediate neighbour of Q. V is not an immediate neighbour of P. S does not face A.

Q4. Who amongst the following sits seconds to the right of the person who faces R?

(1) C      (2) D     (3) B     (4) E      (5) Cannot be determined

Q5. Which of the following statements regarding B is true?

(1) B sits second to the left of C             (2) A sits to immediate left of B             (3) T faces B             (4) D is an immediate neighbour of B            (5) The person who faces B is an immediate neighbour of S

Q6. Who amongst the following faces P?

(1) A          (2) D          (3) C             (4) E          (5) Cannot he determined

Q7. Who amongst the following sits exactly between T and R?

(1) V            (2) Q           (3) S            (4) P          (5) Cannot be determined

Q8. Four of the following live 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 the group?

(1) F            (2) Q           (3) T        (4) C              (5) E

Directions (9-13): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

In a certain code language:

• “only in serial order” is written as “ve pu na to”.
• “order in the state” is written as “li ve su pu”.
• “the logical idea only” is written as “su na ri jo”.
• “in idea or theory” is written as “zt jo bk pu”,

Q9. Which of the following is the code of ‘theory’?

(1) zt            (2) bk             (3) jo            (4) pu             (5) Either ‘zt’ or ‘bk’

Q10. The code ‘li ri to ve’ may represent

(1) serial order theory only              (2) only idea state order          (3) state logical serial order            (4) serial theory state the

(5) only the idea logical

Q11. Which of the following may represent “logical idea is only order”?

(1) jo na ri ge ve                  (2) ve na ri jo pu             (3) ri ve na zt bk             (4) bk to pu jo ve          (5) na ve su li pu

Q12. Which of the following is the code of “logical”?

(1) su            (2) jo          (3) na             (4) ri             (5) None of these

Q13. Which of the following is code of “serial”?

(1) pu             (2) to           (3) ve             (4) su           (5) Cannot be determined

Answer & Explanation

1. (3)        2.(5)         3.(2)     4.(2)        5.(1)          6. (3)         7. (1)        8. (4)

Solutions (9-13):

in – pu

order – ve

only – na

serial – to

the – su

state – li

idea – jo

logical – ri

or / theory – zt / bk

1. (5)
2. (3)
3. (1)
4. (4)

13. (2)

### English Quiz

Directions (1 – 5) : Rearrange the following six sentences A, B, C, D, E and F in the the proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph, then answer the questions given below them.

(A) It was further revived by a Boston publishing firm, and from that time Mother Goose continued grew in fame and interest till date.

(B) The first collection of verses under her name was published in London in book form by John Newbery.

(C) These were known long before they were designated as Mother Goose rhymes.

(D) Some rhymes can be traced to popular ballads, folk songs and games, political satire, ancient proverbs, cries of street vendors, real or legendary events.

(E) About twenty five years later the book  was reprinted in the United States in Worecester, Massachusetts.

(F) In fact, until the eighteenth century Mother Goose did not have a name in print in English literature.
Q1.Which of the following will be the LAST sentence?

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

Q2.Which of the following will be the FOURTH sentence?

(1).F          (2).E           (3).D           (4).C         (5).B

Q3.Which of the following will be the FIFTH sentence?

(1).F         (2).E         (3).D        (4).C          (5).B

Q4.Which of the following will be the FIRST sentence?

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

Q5.Which of the following will be the SECOND sentence?

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

Directions (6 – 15): Directions (1-10): In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

After ten years of (6) inflation, prices have spiked 7.5% in the third week of July. This looks scary- after all. Indian had got used to prices crawling up by 2% in the last two years, and a 10- year average inflation rate of about 5%- but you shouldn’t worry. This burst of inflation is the result of three  factors that have come together unexpectedly, are unlikely to (7) for long and are unlikely to (8) up together again A (9) rise in global oil prices, a monsoon that arrived late and a spike in global metal prices. North Sea crude has crossed \$42 per barrel, driven up by low petroleum (10) and soaring demand in the US as war production heats up. Oil markets are also spooked by the (11) of  Russian oil supplies falling on the back of the Yukos-Sibneft probe. There’s little that the government can do to (12) users from soaring oil prices-indeed, it shouldn’t, if it wants to (13) efficiency. Higher transport costs have pushed up rates of vegetables and fruits; farm produce could also get affected by rains that arrived too late for kharif sowing. China is (14) up steel and other metals from all over the world to(15) a construction boom ahead of the 2008 Olympics, making metal prices soar all over the world, and sparking inflation in India.

Q6.(1) mere           (2) moderate        (3) retarding         (4) vehement         (5) dull

Q7.(1) Obsitnate         (2) constitute        (3) persist        (4) repeat        (5)normalize

Q8.(1) go          (2) scarmble        (3) mount         (4) yield           (5)crop

Q9.(1) sustained         (2) suspicious          (3) horrifice            (4) erratic         (5) favourable

Q10.(1) lists           (2) trades          (3) services           (4) inventories           (5) details

Q11.(1) prospect          (2) progress         (3) view               (4) extent        (5) deposit

Q12.(1) support          (2) ignore           (3) propel        (4) prolong      (5) insulate

Q13.(1) position           (2) promote       (3) process       (4) pass      (5) form

Q14.(1) hurryin g             (2) passing      (3) paring      (4) gobbling           (5) throwing

Q15.(1) keep        (2) make         (3) feed         (4) grow        (5) fight

Answers

(1).1      (2).5      (3).2      (4).4      (5).3      (6).2      (7).3      (8).5      (9).3      (10).2      (11).3      (12).5      (13).2      (14).4      (15).2

### Computer Quiz

Q1. To change selected text to all capital letters, click the change case button, then click
1) Uppercase            2) Upper all           3) Capslock          4) Lock Upper          5) Large Size

Q2. A person who uses his or her expertise to gain access to other people’s computers to get information illegally or do damage is a
1) hacker          2) analyst           3) instant messenger         4) programmer         5) spammer

Q3. A device that connects to a network without the use of cables is said to be
1) distributed        2) free          3) centralized         4) open source       5) None of these

Q4. Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym
1) CD       2) DVD           3) ROM        4) RW        5) ROS

Q5. The most common type of storage devices are
1) persistent       2) optical        3) magnetic         4) flash        5) steel

Q6. Codes consisting of lines of varying widths or lengths that are computer readable are known as
1) an ASCII code            2) a magnetic tape           3) a bar code          4) an OCR scanner         5) None of these

Q7. A Web site’s main page is called its
1) Homepage            2) Browser page            3) Search Page            4) Bookmark        5) None of these

Q8. Part number, part description, and number of parts ordered are examples of
1) control          2) output            3) processing           4) feedback         5) input

Q9. To access properties of an object, the mouse technique to use is
1) dragging         2) dropping          3) right-clicking          4) shift-clicking       5) None of these

Q10. Computers use the ________ number system to store data and perform calculations.
1) binary             2) octal           3) decimal          4) hexadecimal          5) None of these

Q11. ________ are attempts by individuals to obtain confidential information from you by falsifying their identity.
1) Phishing trips           2) Computer viruses          3) Spyware scams         4) Viruses          5) Phishing scams

Q12. Why is it unethical to share copyrighted files with your friends?
1) It is not unethical, because it is legal.              2) It is unethical because the files are being given for free.
3) Sharing copyrighted files without permission breaks copyright laws.
4) It is not unethical because the files are being given for free.           5) It is not unethical – anyone can access a computer

Q13. Which of the following can be used to select the entire document?
1) CTRL + A           2) ALT + F5          3) SHIFT + A         4) CTRL + K       5) CTRL + H

Q14. To instruct Word to fit the width of a column to the contents of a table automatically, click the________ button and then point to AutoFit Contents.
1) Fit to Form            2) Format            3) Auto-size         4) Contents       5) Auto Fit

Q15. The simultaneous processing of two or more programs by multiple processors is
1) multiprogramming          2) multitasking          3) time-sharing        4) multiprocessing        5) None of these

Answers

1. 1        2. 1        3. 5       4. 4         5. 3         6. 3         7. 1       8. 5        9. 3        10. 1        11. 1         12. 3        13. 1       14. 5       15. 4