Quiz – 137

Quant Quiz

Directions (1-5): In the following number series one number is wrong. Find out the wrong number. ‘

Q1. 5  348  564    689    716  780          788
(1) 716                 (2) 788                (3) 348              (4)689              (5) 780

Q2. 444  2224   1114   556   281.5   142.75   73.375
(1)2224                 (2) 2815               (3) 1114               (4) 556               (5) 14275

Q3.4.5       16            25           33        38.5         42      43.5
(1) 33                (2) 385                (3) 42                (4) 435                (5) 25

Q4.180  181    210        333        676        1405
(1) 181               (2) 210                (3) 1369                (4) 676                (5)1405

Q5.38        567          998      1369    1658     1883
(1) 567                 (2) 998                 (3) 139                (4)1658                (5) 1883

Q6.What will be the approximate difference in the simple and compound interest accrued on an amount  of Rs. 2,600/- @ 15 p.c.p.a. at the end of three years ?
(1) Rs.l67/-                (2) Rs. 194/-               (3) Rs. 202/-                (4) Rs. 172/-                (5) Rs. 184/-

Q7.A 320 metre long train crosses a platform thrice its length in 40 seconds. What is the speed of the train in km/hour?
(1) 120.6                 (2) 115.2                 (3) 108.4                (4) Cannot be determined              (5) None of these

Directions (8-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the question that follow.
A committee of ﬁve members is to be formed out of 4 students, 3 teachers and 2 sports coaches. In how many ways can the committee be formed if –

Q8.The committee should consist of 2 students, 2 teachers and 1 sports coach?
(1)256                 (2)64                (3)9                 (4)36                (5)None of these

Q9.Any ﬁve people can be selected?
(1)126                 (2)45                 (3)120                (4)24                 (5) None of these

Q10.In how many different ways can the letters of the word ‘LEASE’ be arranged?
(1) 240                 (2) 120                (3) 25                  (4) 60                 (5) None of these

1.(1) difference between the numbers 343 , 216 , 125 ,

2(4) series is 1/2 + 2 ,1/2 + 2 ,1/2 + 2 …..

3(5)

4 (2) difference between the numbers 1 , 27 , 125 ,343

5(2) difference between the numbers 529 , 441 , 361 ,289

6(5) Difference = 2600*15*15 (300 + 15)/100^3 = 184

7(2) Required Speed = (320 + 3*320)/40 = 32 m/s

8(4) 4C1 X 3C2 X 2C1 = 36

9 (1) 9C5 = 126

10 (4) 5!/2! = 601.(1) difference between the numbers 343 , 216 , 125 ,

REASONING QUIZ

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:
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. (All the numbers are two digits numbers.)
Input: gate 20 86 just not 71 for 67 38 bake sun 55
Step I: bake gate 20 just not 71 for 67 38 sun 55 86
Step II: for bake gate 20 just not 67 38 sun 55 86 71
Step III: gate for bake 20 just not 38 sun 55 86 71 67
Step IV: just gate for bake 20 not 38 sun 86 71 67 55
Step V: not just gate for bake 20 sun 86 71 67 55 38
Step VI: sun not just gate for bake 86 71 67 55 38 20
Step VI is the last step
As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.
Input: 31 rise gem 15 92 47 aim big 25 does 56 not 85 63 with moon

Q1.  How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
(1) Eight                       (2) Six                         (3) Seven                       (4) Five                 (5) None of these

Q2. Which word/number would be at 7th position from the left in Step IV?
(1) rise                (2) aim                (3) big                 (4) 15                          (5) 47

Q3. Which step number is the following output?
rise not moon gem does big aim 15 with 92 85 63 56 47 31 25
(1) Step V                  (2) Step VII                 (3) Step IV                 (4) Step VIII                (5) There is no such step

Q4. Which of the following represents the position of ’92’ in the VI step?
(1) Ninth from the left                   (2) Fifth from the right                (3) Sixth from the right               (4) Ninth from the right
(5) Seventh from the left

Q5. Which word/number would be at the 5th position from the right in the last step?
(1) gem                 (2) 63                  (3) 56                (4) 85                 (5) does

Direction (6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions give below:
Eight family members Dhruv, Garima, Avinash, Varsha, Aakash, Deepti, Charu and Moksh are sitting around a square table in such a way that two persons sit on each of the four sides of the table facing the centre. Members sitting on opposite sides are exactly opposite to each other. Aakash and Garima are exactly opposite to each other. Deepti is immediately right to Garima. Dhruv and Moksh are sitting on the same side. Moksh is exactly opposite of Avinash who is to the immediate left of Varsha. Dhruv is towards right of Deepti.

Q6. Which of the following statement is definitely true?
(1) Charu is opposite to Varsha                     (2) Deepti is to left of Garima                (3) Avinash is towards the right of Askash
(4) Moksh is sitting opposite to Dhruv(                     5) None of these

Q7. Who is sitting opposite to Dhruv?
(1) Charu                   (2) Deepu                        (3) Varsha                     (4) Moksh                    (5) None of These

Q8. Who is sitting opposite to Deepti?
(1) Moksh                   (2) Charu                      (3) Varsha                   (4) Charu or Varsha                    (5) None of These

Q9. Who is next to Varsha in anti-clock –wise direction?
(1) Garima                 (2) Avinash                      (3) Dhruv                       (4) Deepti                  (5) None of These

Q10. Which of the following pairs of persons has both the persons sitting on the same side with first person sitting to the left of second person?
(1) Aakash-Charu                 (2) Moksh- Charu                   (3) Dhruv – Moksh                   (4) Avinash- Charu                (5) None of These

Solutions (1-5):

In each step one word and one number are rearranged. The words are rearranged from left in alphabetical order and the numbers are rearranged from the right in descending order.

Input: 31 rise gem 15 92 47 aim big 25 does 56 not 85 63 with moon

Step I: aim 31 rise gem 15 47 big 25 does 56 not 85 63 with moon 92

Step II: big aim 31 rise gem 15 47 25 does 56 not 63 with moon 92 85

Step III: does big aim 31 rise gem 15 47 25 56 not with moon 92 85 63

Step IV: gem does big aim 31 rise 15 47 25 not with moon 92 85 63 56

Step V: moon gem does big aim 31 rise 15 25 not with 92 85 63 56 47

Step VI: not moon gem does big aim rise 15 25 with 92 85 63 56 47 31

Step VII: rise not moon gem does big aim 15 with 92 85 63 56 47 31 25

Step VIII: with rise not moon gem does big aim 92 85 63 56 47 31 25 15

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

Solutions (6-10):

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

English Quiz

Directions: Which of the phrases given against the sentence should replace the word/phrase given 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 ‘No correction required’ as the answer.

Q1. Garima will spend a great dealing of money on books.
1) the great dealing of money               2) a great deal of money               3) a great dealing of the money
4) the great deal of the money                 5) No correction required

Q2. It is harsh to use the mind when the body is cold and aching.
1) difficult to use the mind               2) hard to use mind                3) harsh to using mind              4) harsh to putting mind
5) No correction required

Q3. None of its college occupies a solid position at the top tier.
1) No one colleges               2) None of the college               3) None of its colleges              4) No one of college
5) No correction required

Q4. This in turn, could have a negative impact on efforts to rebalance excessive debt.
1) in turning to have                    2) in the turn to have                    3) in turn can have                 4) in the turn can have
5) No correction required

Q5. Despite of the all hype and media attention, no one currently knows the best way forward.
1) Despite all of the hype                  2) Despite of hype                  3) Despite the all hype                 4) Despite the all of hype
5) No correction required

Directions: Read the passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words/ phrases have been given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.
In a country where more than 65 percent people still live in rural areas, the government is well aware of the political danger of being branded anti-farmer. Opposition parties have thrown their weight behind the protesters, giving a further headache to the government, which lacks a majority in the upper house of parliament. The ordinance has to be ratified by both the houses of parliament within six weeks of its promulgation. Speaking in parliament, the Indian Prime Minister struck a conciliatory tone saying he was ready to tweak the ordinance if it was deemed farmer. The government amended the land bill to placate the opposition as well as some of its allies. It passed the lower house of the parliament, where the government has a majority. Critics have questioned the haste with which the government made the changes to the 2013 land law, which was backed by PM’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) while in opposition.

Q6. Which of the following can be said about ‘Anti farmer’?
1) The government has gone against the welfare of common people.
2) By bringing the ordinance, the government repealed the democratic nature of land acquisition.
3) The government has turned whole protest meaningless.
4) Both 1 and 2
5) Other than given options.

Q7. Choose the word which is most similar to the word ‘Tweak’ as used in the passage?
1) Derange               2) Release               3) Modify               4) Acquaintance              5) Relief

Q8. What is the author’s main objective in writing the passage?
To point out that Rural India fights for its rights
To urge emerging protests to deal with patience.
To criticize conflicts among political parties.
1) Only A               2) Only B               3) Only B and C               4) Only A and C               5) All A, B and C

Q9. Choose the word which is most opposite in meaning to the word ‘Ratified’ as used in the passage?
1) Disapproved               2) Contradicted               3) Opposed               4) Revoked               5) Certified

Q10. Which of the following statements is TRUE in the context of the passage?
1) People request the politicians to kill them rather than taking away their bread and butter.
2) If the government will not change its attitude towards the poor, it will encourage suicide.
3) With a burgeoning population, land is a major point of contention in India.
4) Land acquisition bill is operable.
5) Conflict over land has shot up by 25 percent in the past two years.

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

Computer Quiz

Q1.A remote control that is used to turn on or off some machine is also called a(n) _____.
a) class               b) interface               c) message                d) instance               e) None of these.

Q2.What kind of environment is Facebook or MySpace part of?
a) Wiki               b) Blog               c) Social networking                d) VoIP              e) None of these.

Q3.What is it called when you are rerouted from your requested internet site to another, undesired site?
a) Phishing             b) Pharming                 c) Redirecting               d) Hijacking              e) None of these.

Q4.In which phase of the software design and development project would you try to understand the proposedproject?
a) Planning phase             b) Initial phase            c) Requirements phase                d) Analysis phase              e) None of these.

Q5.What database key uniquely identifies a record within a table?
a) Primary key             b) Foreign key              c) Secondary key               d) Relational key              e) None of these.

Q6.Which of the following terms is used to describe the computer-based tools used by people in an organization to support their information processing needs?
a) Information Technology             b) User Systems          c) Artifacts               d) Computer Tools              e) None of these.

Q7.Which generation of computers is covered by the period 1964-77?
a) First             b) Second                 c) Third                  d) Forth              e) None of these.

Q8.…………..is data that has been organized or presented in a meaningful fashion.
a) A process              b) Software                c) Storage                  d) Information                e) None of these.

Q9.tags, when placed on an animal, can be used to record and track in a database all of theanimal’s movements
a) POS             b) RFID                   c) PPS                d) GPS              e) None of these.

Q10.A Web ……… consists of one or more Web pages located on a Web server.
a) hub               b) site              c) story               d) template              e) None of these.