QUIZ 67

Quant – Quiz

Q1.A fan in a shop is offered at a discount of 10%. It is sold during clearance sale at 6% discount over the already discounted price at Rs. 846/- . The original marked price of the fan is:
(a) Rs. 850/-           (b) Rs. 896/-            (c) Rs. 900/-            (d) Rs. 946/-           (e)Rs. 1000/-

Q2.A trader allows a trade discount of 20% and a cash discount of 25/4% on the marked price of the goods and gets a net gain 20% of the cost. By how much above the cost should the goods be marked for sale?
(a) 60%           (b) 70%           (c) 40%           (d) 50%           (e)none of these

Q3.A discount series of 10%, 20% and 40% is equal to a single discount of :
(a) 70%           (b) 43.20%            (c) 56.80%           (d) 50%           (e)none of these

Q4.Tarun bought a T.V. with 20% discount on the labeled price. Had he bought it with 25% discount, he would have saved Rs. 500/-. At what price did he buy the T.V.?
(a) Rs. 8, 000/-            (b) Rs. 7, 400/-             (c) Rs. 7, 500/-            (d) Rs. 8, 500/-           (e)none of these

Q5.Two vessels contain milk and water in the ratio 3 : 2 and 7 : 3. Find the ratio in which the contents of the two vessels have to be mixed to get a new mixture in which he ratio of milk and water is 2:1.
(a) 4:1           (b) 1:4           (c) 2:1           (d) 1:2           (e)none of these

Q6.The students in three classes are in the ratio 4 : 6 : 9. If 12 students are increased in each class, the ratio changes to 7 : 9 : 12. Then the total number of students in the three classes before the increase is:
(a)100            (b)114            (c)95           (d)76           (e)none of these

Q7.Of the adult population in a certain city, 45% of men and 25% of women are married. Assuming that no man marries more than one woman, and vice versa, the percentage of total population of adults who are married, is:
(a) 31.1           (b) 30           (c) 33.33           (d) 32.14           (e)none of these

Q8.A garrison is provided with ration for 72 soldiers to last for 54 days. Find how long would the same amount of food last for 90 soldiers, if he individual ration is reduced by 10?
(a) 54 days            (b) 126 days           (c) 48 days           (d) 72 days           (e)none of these

Q9.In an examination paper of five question, 5% of the conditions answered all of them and 5% answered none. Of the rest, 25% candidates answered only one question and 20% answered 4 questions. If 396 candidates answered either 2 questions or 3 questions, the number of candidates that appeared for the examination was:
(a) 850
(b) 900           (c) 800           (d) 1,000           (e)none of these

Q10. In a test, A scored 10% more than B and B scored 5% more than C. If  C scored 300 marks out of 400, then A’s marks are:
(a) 350           (b) 360           (c) 310           (d) 325           (e)none of these

Answer & Explanation

1.(e) SP before 6% discount = 846 * 100/94
So, original MP = 846 x 100/94 * 100/90 = 1000

2.(a) Let CP = 100

Profit = 20%
S.P = 120
M.P = 120 * 100/80 * 100/(100-25/4) = 160

3.(c) Single discount from 1st two discount 

= 10 + 20 – (10*20/100) = 28
So, final discount = 28 + 40 – (28*40/100)
= 56.8%

4.(a)Given  5% = 500

1% = 100
100% = 10000
Required price = 10000 * 80/100 = 8000

5.(d) 

    3/5                               7/10

 

                       2/3

 

  7/10 – 2/3                  2/3 – 3/5


1   :  2


6.(d) Since  3 = 12

1 = 4
(4+6+3) = 19 * 4 = 76

7.(d) Let no 9 men = x & total population be 100

Total women = (100-x) 
Married man = 45x /100    … (i) 
& married women = 25/100 (100-x)  … (ii)
From (i) & (ii) 
x = 500/14
So, married man = 225 /14
Married woman = 225/14
Total married population = men + women = 450/14
Required % = (450/14)/100 *100 = 450/14% = 32.14%

8.(c) Let required day = x 

54 x 72 = 90 * x * 90/100
x = 48

9. (c) Let total no of candidates = 1000

So, 1000 – (50 +50+900*1/4+900*1/5) = 396
495 = 396
1000 = 396/495 * 1000 = 800

10.(b)  Given, C’s marks= 300
C’s % marks = 300*100/400=75%
B ‘s% marks = 80%
A ‘s% marks =90%
A ‘s marks = 90% of 400
= 360

 

Reasoning – Quiz

Directions (1-5): A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.
INPUT: 16 wind tall 67 81 goes into 56 12 flower 21 butter
Step I: 12 16 tall 67 81 goes into 56 flower 21 butter wind
Step II: 16 12 67 81 goes into 56 flower 21 butter wind tall
Step III: 21 16 12 67 81 goes 56 flower butter wind tall into
Step IV: 56 21 16 12 67 81 flower butter wind tall into goes
Step V: 67 56 21 16 12 81 butter wind tall into goes flower
Step VI: 81 67 56 21 16 12 wind tall into goes flower butter
Step VI is the last step for rearrangement.
As per the above rule followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the input given below;
INPUT:  24 grow waste 19 42 queue 17 pen 50 mirror

Q1. What will be the 3rd step of the input?
(1) 19 17 24 grow waste 50 42 pen mirror queue            (2) 19 17 24 grow 42 pen 50 queue mirror waste
(3) 24 19 17 42 pen 50 queue waste mirror grow           (4) 24 19 17 42 50 mirror queue waste pen grow
(5) None of these

Q2. Which step will be 17 24 grow 19 42 queue pen 50 mirror waste?
(1) 1st              (2) 2nd             (3) 3rd                  (4) 4th             (5) 5th

Q3. What will be the third element from right in step II?
(1) Queue             (2) pen             (3) 50              (4) 17             (5) None of these

Q4. Which will be the 2nd element from left in step IV?
(1) Waste             (2) 24             (3) 17                (4) pen             (5) None of These

Q5. Which element will be 3rd to the right of the 2nd from the left in step I?
(1) 24           (2) waste         (3) 19            (4) 42             (5) None of these

Directions (6-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
(i) Eight persons E, F, G, H, I, J, K, and L are seated around a square table- two on each side.
(ii) There are three lady members and they are not seated next to each other.
(iii) J is between L and F.
(iv) G is between I and F.
(v) H, a lady member, is second to the left of J.
(vi) F, a male member, is seated opposite to E, a lady member.
(vii) J is not a female member.

Q6. Who among the following are the three lady members?
(1) E, H and J            (2) E, G and J           (3) G, H and J           (4) Cannot be Determined            (5) None of These

Q7. Which of the following is true about I?
(1) I is a male member            (2) I is a female member            (3) Gender of I cannot be determined
(4) Position of I cannot be determined           (5) None of These

Q8. Which of the following is true about the person sitting between E and H?
(1) A male member           (2) A female member           (3) The person sitting between E and H is K.
(4) Both (1) and (3)           (5) None of These

Q9. How many persons are sitting between K and F?
(1) One             (2) Two             (3) Three           (4) Cannot be determined           (5) None of These

Q10. Who among the following is to the immediate left of F?
(1) G             (2) J             (3) I           (4) Cannot be Determined           (5) None of These

Answer & Explanation

Solutions (1-5):
INPUT:  24 grow waste 19 42 queue 17 pen 50 mirror
Step I: 17 24 grow 19 42 queue pen 50 mirror waste
Step II: 19 17 24 grow 42 pen 50 mirror waste queue
Step III: 24 19 17 grow 42 50 mirror waste queue pen
Step IV: 42 24 19 17 grow 50 waste queue pen mirror
Step V: 50 42 24 19 17 waste queue pen mirror grow
1. (5)
2. (1)
3. (5)
4. (2)
5. (4)
6. (5)
7. (1)
8. (4)
9. (3)
10. (2)

 

English (Mix Quiz)

Directions (Q. 1-10): In the following passage, some of the words have been left out, each of which is indicated by a number. Find the suitable word from the options given against each number and fill up the blanks with appropriate words to make the paragraph meaningful.
(1) late there is an unusual enthusiasm in creating a research culture in many institutions of higher learning in India. This is (2) due to the growing awareness that to be on (3). Added to this awareness are the strict directions from MHRD and UGC to strengthen the research outputs in the deemed to be universities. Many reputetd institutions have embarked on programmes like research linked incentives. Recently a top- notch University has introduced a performance measurement system in which research will be given as much weightage as teaching in annual (4) of its faculty. Most IIMs in India have recognised the importance of research and want their faculty to (5) as much time to research as the do to teaching. Research should be at the core and must be (6) in generating a measure interface with the academic and business world. It must provide a new  theoretical framework that (7) reassessment and refinement  of current practices and thinking. Research is used to establish or (8) facts reaffirm the result of previous work , solve now or existing problems support theorems or (9) new theorems. It empowers the faculty for an in depth approach in teaching. It has the (10) to enhance the consultancy capabilities of new researcher.

Q1.  1) since            2) now            3) by           4) at           5) of

Q2. 1) flatly            2) mainly            3) compulsory            4) absolutely            5) primary

Q3. 1) toes            2) ahead            3) top            4) front            5) guard

Q4. 1) appraisals            2) pays            3) functions            4) salaries            5) records

Q5.  1) limit            2) establish            3) dedicate            4) donate           5) allow

Q6. 1) contributed            2) instrumental            3) caused            4) capable            5) done

Q7. 1) possesses            2) takes            3) exists            4) enables           5) creates

Q8. 1) deactivate            2) confirm            3) place            4) design            5) deviate

Q9. 1) develop            2) enlarge            3) built            4) fluctuate           5) revolve

Q10.  1) dream            2) limitation            3) encouragement           4) courage            5) potential

DIRECTIONS (Q. 11-15): Which of the phrases (a), (b), (c) and (d) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold in the sentence to make it grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is given and no correction is required, mark (e) as the answer.

Q11.He did not take up the project because he was fearful to fail. 
1) fearing of failure             2) afraid of failing            3) feared to fail           4) afraid in failing            5) No correction required

Q12.Stocks worthy of rupees one lac were destroyed in the fire which occurred last night.
1) Stocks worth of           2) Stock worthy             3) Stocks worth           4) Stock, off worth            5) No correction required

Q13.The government’s focus on achieving growth not to control inflation.
1) focus is to achieve            2) focus of achieving            3) being focused on achieving           4) focusing on achievement
5) No correction required

Q14.The manager produced evidence to bear out his case against Shyam.
1) in bearing           2) to bear with            3) to bear up           4) while bearing           5) No correction required

Q15.Our hotel is near the venue that the conference took place.
1) nearby the venue of            2) next to the venue            3) near to the venue which           4) near the venue where
5) No correction require

Answers

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

 

Computer Quiz

Q1. What is the term for unsolicited e-mail ?
(1) newsgroup           (2) Usenet           (3) backbone           (4) spam            (5) flaming

Q2. The code for a Web page is written using ——
(1) a fifth generation language           (2) Hypertext Markup Language           (3) Win Zip             (4) Perl           (5) URL

Q3. Internet uses
(1) Telex switching           (2) Circuit switching           (3) Telephone switching           (4) Packet switching             (5) None of these

Q4. When the pointer is positioned on a ______ , it is shaped like a hand.
(1) hyperlink           (2) grammar error           (3) screen tip           (4) spelling error           (5) formatting error

Q5. Internet is
(1) a local computer network            (2) a world wide network of computers
(3) a world wide interconnected network of computers which use a common protocol to communicate with one another
(4) an interconnected network of computers            (5) None of these

Q6. Which facilities is/are available on the internet are 
(i) electronic mail            (ii) remote login            (iii) file transfer            (iv) word processing
(1) i,ii            (2) ii, iii and iv            (3) i.ii.iv             (4) i, ii.iii             (5) None of these

Q7.  Internet requires
(1) an international agreement to connect computers            (2) a commonly agreed set of rules to communicate between computers           (3) a local area network           (4) a LAN wire           (5) None of these

Q8.  Each computer connected to the internet must
(1) be an IBM PC           (2) be internet compatible           (3) have a unique IP address           (4) have a modem connection
(5) None of these

Q9.  IP address is currently
(1) None of these           (2) available in plenty           (3) 6 bytes long           (4) not assigned as it is all used up           (5) 4 bytes long

Q10. IP addresses are converted to
(1) a binary string           (2) a hierarchy of domain names           (3) alphanumeric string           (4) a hexadecimal string
(5) None of these

Answers

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

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