QUIZ 126

QUIZ 126

Quant Quiz

Q1.Cost of 3 cricket balls = cost of 2 pairs of leg pads. 
Cost of 3 pairs of leg pads = cost of 2 pairs of gloves. 
Cost of 3 pairs of gloves = Cost of 2 cricket bats. 
If a cricket bat costs Rs. 54, what is the cost of a cricket ball?
(a) Rs. 12                 (b) Rs. 14                 (c) Rs. 16                 (d) Rs. 18                 (e) none of these

Q2.Pure ghee costs Rs. 100 per kg. After adulterating it with vegetable oil costing Rs. 50 per kg, a shopkeeper sells the mixture at the rate of Rs. 96 per kg, thereby making a profit of 20%. In what ratio does he mix the two? 
(a) 1 : 2                 (b) 3 : 2                 (c) 3 : 1                 (d) 2 : 3                 (e) None of these

Q3.Rs. 2189 are divided into three parts such that their amounts after 1, 2 and 3 years respectively may be equal, the rate of simple interesting being 4% p.a. in all cases. The smallest part Is: 
(a) Rs. 702                 (b) Rs. 597                 (c) Rs. 756                 (d) Rs. 1093                 (e) Rs. 729

Q4.If two pipes function simultaneously, the reservoir will be filled in 12 hours. One pipe fills the reservoir 10 hours faster than the other. How many hours it takes the second pipes to fill the reservoir? 
(a) 25 hrs                 (b) 28 hrs                 (c) 30 hrs                 (d) 35 hrs                 (e) none of these

Q5.Bucket P has thrice the capacity as bucket Q. It takes 60 turns for bucket P to fill the empty drum. How many turns it will take for both the buckets P and Q, having each turn together to fill the empty drum? 
(a) 30                 (b) 40                 (c) 45                 (d) 90                 (e) 75

Q6.In a stream, B lies in between A and C such that it is equidistant from both A and C. A boat can go from A to B and back in 6 h 30 minutes while it goes from A to C in 9 h. How long would it take to go from C to A? 
(a) 3. 75 h                 (b) 4 h                 (c) 4.25 h                 (d) 4.5 h                 (e) none of these

Q7.The wheel of an engine is 3¾ meters in circumference and makes 4 revolutions in 2 seconds. The speed of the train is 
(a) 27 km/hr                 (b) 31 km/hr                 (c) 35 km/hr                 (d) 24 km/hr                 (e) None of these

Q8.Without any stoppage a person travels a certain distance at an average speed of 42km/hr and with stoppages he covers the same distance at an average speed of 28 km/hr. How many minutes per hour does he stop? 
(a) 25 minutes                 (b) 30 minutes                 (c) 20 minutes                 (d) 15 minutes                 (e) None of these

Q9.A train overtakes two persons who are walking in the same direction in which the train is going, at the rate of 2 kmph and 4 kmph and passes them completely in 9 and 10 seconds, respectively. The length of the train is 
(a) 72 m                 (b) 54 m                 (c) 50 m                 (d) 45 m                 (e) 100 m

Q10.Two stations A and B are 110 km apart on a straight line. One train starts from A at 7 a.m. and travels towards B at 20 kmph. Another train starts from B at 8 a.m. and travels towards A at a speed of 25 kmph. At what time will they meet?
(a) 9 a.m.                 (b) 10 a.m.                 (c) 11 a.m.                 (d) 10.30 a.m.                 (e) 10.15 a.m.

Answers

1. c             2. b           3. b            4. c            5. c             6. b            7. a             8. C             9. c            10. B

 

Reasoning Quiz

Directions for Questions (1 to 5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions based on the given information.

Six lectures A, B, C, D, E and F are to be organized in a span of seven days from Sunday to Saturday, only one lecture on each day according to the following schedule:

i) A should not be organized on Thursday.

ii) C should be organized immediately after F, 

iii) There should be a gap of two days between D and E, 

iv) One day there will be no lecture and Friday is not that day and just before that day D will be organized, 

v) B should be organized on Tuesday and should not be followed by D.

Q1. On which day there is no lecture?

A) Tuesday              B) Saturday                C) Wednesday                 D) Monday                E) Friday

Q2. How many lectures are organized between C and D?

A) None             B) Three                C) Five                 D) Four                 E) Two

Q3. Which day will the lecture F be organized?

A) Thursday              B) Friday               C) Saturday                 D) Sunday                 E) Monday

Q4. Which of the following is the last lecture in the series?

A) D            B) A              C) E                  D) B                 E) C

Q5. Which of the following information is not required in finding the complete sequence of organization of lectures?

A) Only (i)               B) Only (ii)             C) All are required              D) Only (iii)               E) Only (i) and (iv)

DIRECTIONS for Questions (6 -8): Seven cricket players A, B, C, D, E, F, and G are to be honoured at a special luncheon. The players will be seated on the dais in a row. 

A and G have to leave the luncheon on early and so must be seated at the extreme right. B will receive the most valuable player’s trophy and so must be in the centre to facilitate presentation. C and D are bitter rivals and therefore must be seated as far apart as possible.

Q6. Which of the following cannot be seated at either end?

A) C             B) D              C) F               D) G                 E) None of these.

Q7.  Which of the following pairs cannot be seated together?

A) B & D               B) C & F            C) D & G             D) E & A               E) None of these.

Q8.  Which of the following pairs cannot occupy the seats on either side of B?

A) F & D               B) D & E                C) E & G               D) C & F           E) None of these.

Q9. Akshay is 16th from the left end in the row of boys and Vijay is 18th from the right end. Avinash is 11th from Akshay towards the right end and 3rd from Vijay towards the right end. How many boys are there in the row?

A) Data inadequate                  B) 42             C) 40             D) 41              E) none of these.

Q10. Among P, Q, R, S, T and U, P is taller than R and S, but not shorter than T and U; and Q is taller than R, S, T and U but not as tall as P. Who amongst them is the tallest?

A) Data inadequate               B) T              C) U                 D) P                 E) R

 For Ques (11-15 )Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight people S, R, N, L, M, T, O and P are sitting in a circle facing the centre. All eight belong to different professions – reporter, doctor, cricketer, teacher, accountant, shopkeeper, painter and supervisor. They are not necessarily seated in the mentioned order.

M is sitting third to the left of O. The doctor is to the immediate right of M and M is not a reporter. R is sitting fourth to the right of P. Neither R nor P is an immediate neighbour of M. T is a teacher and is sitting third to the right of the doctor. The shopkeeper is sitting second to the left of the teacher. The painter is sitting second to the left of M. S is the cricketer is sitting exactly between T and P. The accountant is sitting second to the right of the cricketer. N is sitting third to the left of T.

Q11. Who amongst the following is a reporter?

A) O  B) L          C) N                  D) R                 E) None of these.

Q12. What is S’s position with respect to R?

A) Third to the right             B) Second to the right                  C) Third to the left                  D) Second to the left

E) Fourth to the right.

Q13. How many people are sitting between P and N when counted in an anti-clockwise direction from N?

A) One                 B) Two                  C) Three                  D) Four                 E) None

Q14. Four of the following five pairs are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group ?

A) Teacher – Painter             B) Supervisor – Shopkeeper            C) Cricketer – Reporter                  D) Doctor – Accountant

E) Shopkeeper – Doctor

Q15) Which one of the following statements is false according to the above mentioned arrangement?

A) N is to the immediate right of supervisor

B) The cricketer is third to the right of the shopkeeper

C) The doctor is sitting exactly between the supervisor and the accountant

D) L is neither a teacher nor a supervisor

E) There are only three people between S and N

Answes

1. D            2. B             3. A            4. B               5. A             6. C           7. D           8. C             9. D            10. D         11. A

12. A          13. D             14. E           15. C

 

Hints:

For (1-5)

Sunday——D

Monday —× No lecture

Tuesday——-B

Wednesday–E

Thursday—–F

Friday———C

Saturday——A

 

For  (6-8):-

From the given conditions the only arrangements that are possible is:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7
C B D A G
D B C A G
C B D G A
D B C G A

 

  1. C

EXPLANATION: From given options F is the only possibility.

  1. D

Explanation:  If we look at the options, D & G can sit together, C & F can sit together, B & D can sit together and E & A is the only option which is not possible.

  1. C

Exp: E & G is the only possibility.

 

  1. D

Exp.:

Left -15 + 1 (Akshay) + 7 + 1 (Vijay) + 2 + 1

Right- (Avinash) + 14

So total = 41

 

English Quiz

Directions (Q. 1–5) : In this question four words are given of which two are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are either most nearly the same or opposite in meaning and indicate your answer by marking the option which represents the correct letter combination.

Q1. (A) Earlier                 (B) Chronological                 (C) Sequential                 (D) Breathtaking

1) A–D                  2) B–C                  3) B–A                  4) D–C                  5) C–A

Q2. (A) Proscribe                 (B) Compliment                 (C) Perspire                 (D) Decide

1) B–C                  2) C–D                  3) A–D                  4) A–B                  5) C–A

Q3. (A) Canvass                 (B) Embargo                 (C) Apprise                 (D) Neglect

1) B–C                 2) A–B                 3) D–A                 4) C–D                 5) B–D

Q4. (A) Ambivalent                 (B) Beautiful                 (C) Conflicting                 (D) Envelop

1) D–B                 2) B–A                 3) A–D                 4) C–A                 5) D–C

Q5. (A) Martial                 (B) Reconcile                 (C) Prescribe                 (D) Incite

1) B–C                 2) D–B                 3) A–B                 4) C–A                 5) A–D

Directions (Q. 6–10): Rearrange the following five sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.

A) Of the various selection criteria, cost is perhaps the most important.

B) An optimal mix of these strategies would no doubt offer an innovative means of expansion in the unbanked market.

C) This certainly does not mean buying the cheapest package, but rather choosing that solution which by sealing transactions to huge volumes reduces per unit operating cost.

D) The choice of technology is therefore a crucial decision, which could make or mar the agenda.

E) Technology is the most important element of financial inclusion strategy and an enabler of all others.

Q6. Which of the following would be the ‘FIRST’ sentence after rearrangement?

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

Q7. Which of the following would be the ‘FOURTH’ sentence after rearrangement?

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

Q8. Which of the following would be the ‘SECOND’ sentence after rearrangement?

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

Q9. Which of the following would be the ‘LAST’ (FIFTH) sentence after rearrangement?

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

Q10. Which of the following would be the ‘THIRD’ sentence after rearrangement?

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

Answers
  1. 2; same
  2. 4; opposite
  3. 3; opposite
  4. 4; same
  5. 2; opposite

(6–10): E D A C B

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

 

Computer Quiz

Q1. Which of the following may be necessary for you to do after you install new application software?

a) Turn the computer power switch off and then back on              b) Do a cold boot                 c) Press Shift + Alt + Del

d) Do a warm boot  e) None of these

Q2. The power-on self-test—————-

a) Checks for upgrades to the application software

b) Verifies that the computer hardware is working properly

c) Is able to provide easy-to-follow on-screen instructions to correct hardware problems

d) Is conducted after the BIOS instructions are placed in memory

e) None of these

Q3. Which of the following is NOT part of the motherboard?

a) System clock            b) Connector            c) CPU                d) Chipset                e) None of these

Q4. Which of the following is not an example of hardware?

a) Scanner               b) Printer               c) Monitor                d) Mouse                e) Interpreter

Q5. Which of the following is a circuit that issue signals at regular intervals…?

a) Circuit board           b) Clock                c) Circuit card                d) Gates                e) None of these

Q6. A set of related programs are known as————-

a) File                 b) Arrays             c) Package                d) Subscripts                e) None of these

Q7. A hard copy would be prepared on a

a) Line printer          b) Dot matrix printer            c) Type writer terminal                d) Plotter                e) All of the above

Q8. Several views are available in MS Front Page. Which one of the following is NOT a valid view ?

a) Design View             b) Folders View          c) Navigation View                d) Web Server View                e) None of these

Q9. When you insert an Excel file into a Word document, the data are

a) Hyperlinked           b) Placed in a word table         c) Linked                d) Embedded                e) None of the above

Q10. A function inside another function is called a ….. Function.

a) Nested                b) Round                c) Sum                d) Text                e) None of the above

Answers

1. d                2. b                3. b                4. e                5. b                6. c                7. e                8. d                9. B                10. a

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