Quiz – 139

Quiz – 139

Quant Quiz

Directions (1-3) In each of the following questions What will come in place of ____ in the following questions

Q1.6 , 3 , 3 , 4.5 , 9 , ?
(1)22.5              (2)25              (3)30              (4)32.5              (5) 27

Q2.9 , 28 , 65 , 126 , ?
(1)234              (2)230              (3)217              (4)216              (5)220

Q3.1 ,5 , 3 , 9 , 5, 13 ,7 , 17,11, 21 ,?
(1)13              (2)23              (3)19              (4)23              (5)none of these

Q4.A can finish a work in 18 days and B can do same work in half the time taken by A. then working together, what part of same work they can finish in a day
(1)1\5              (2)1\6              (3)1\7               (4)1\8              (5)none of these

Q5.A is twice as good as workman as B and together they finish a piece of work in 18 days. In how many days will B alone finish the work.
(1)27 days              (2)54 days              (3)56 days              (4)68 days              (5)none of these

Directions (6-10) Study the following graphs carefully and answer the questions that follow: Distribution of proteins in human body and second pie chart show the distribution of elements in human body.

Q6.What is the ratio of distribution of proteins in the muscles to the distribution of proteins in bones?
(1) 1: 2                    (2) 2: 1                     (3) 18:1                   (4) 1: 18                   (5) None of these

Q7.What percent to the total weight of the human body is equivalent of the weight of the skin in the human body?
(1) 0.016                      (2) 1.6                    (3) 0.16                   (4) Data Insufficient                   (5) None of these

Q8.To show the distribution of proteins and other dry elements in the human body, the arc of the circle should subtend at the centre an angle of
(1) 1 2 6 °                      (2) 5 4 °                    (3) 1 0 8 °                      (4) 2 5 2 °                   (5) None of these

Q9. What will be the quantity of water in the body of a person weighing 50 kg?
(1) 35 kg                     (2) 120 kg                   (3) 71.42 kg                     (4) 20 kg                   (5) None of these

Q10.What part of the human body is made of neither bones nor skin?
(1)2/5                     (2)11/15                   (3)1/40                     (4)3/80                   (5) None of these

Answer & Explanation


1.(1)  ×1/2,×1,×3/2……..

2.(3) 2^3+1,3^3+1,……

3.(1) Two series mixed ,one prime no series,so next no will be 13


5.(2)Let A efficiency=2 & B efficiency=1

Total work=(2+1)*18=54


So A can do a work in 18 days

6.(2) 1/3:1/6 = 2:1




8.(3) 100 % = 360

30 % = 360/100*30 = 108


9.(1) 70 % of 50 = 35 kg


10.(2) 1 – (1/6 +1/10) = 11/15



Directions :- In the following questions a fact or situation is given followed by two suggested courses. A course of action is a step of administrative decision taken for improvement or follow- up action. Read the situation and then decide which of the given courses of action follows.
Give answer,
(a) if only course of action I follows
(b) if only course of action II follows
(c) if both the course of action follow
(d) if neither follows
(e) If the data given is inadequate

Q1) Statement : The officer in-charge of a company had a hunch that some money was missing from the safe.
Courses of Action :
I) He should get it recounted with the help of the staff and check it with the balance sheet
II) He should inform the police.

Q2) Statement : Doordarshan is concerned about the quality of its programmes particularly in view of stiff competition it is facing from Star and other satellite TV channels and is contemplating various measures to attract talent for its programers. 
Courses of Action :
I. In an effort to attract talent, the Doordarshan has decided to revise its fee structure for the artists.
II.The fee structure should not be revised until other electronic media also revise it.

Q3) Statement : Since its launching in 1981, Vayudoot has so far accumulated losses amounting to Rs. 153 crore during the last ten years. 
Courses of Action :
I) Vayudoot should be directed to reduce wasteful expenditure and to increase passenger fare
II) An amount of about Rs. 300 crore should be provided to vayudoot to make the airlines economically viable.

Q4) Statement : Youngsters are often found staring at obscene posters.
Courses of Action : 
I) Children should be punished and penalised if they are found doing so.
II) Any display of such materials should be banned.

Q5) Statement: Exporters in the capital are alleging that commercial banks are violating a RBI directive to operate a post shipment export credit denominated in foreign Currency at international interest rate from January this year.
Courses of Action : 
I) The officers concerned in the commercial banks are to be suspended.
II) The RBI Should be asked to stop giving such directives to commercial banks.

Q6) Statement : India’s performance in the recent Busan Asian – Games was very poor. Government has spent a few crores in training and deputing a team of players to participate in these games.
Courses of Action: 
I) India should stop sending players to the future Asian games.
II) Government should immediately set up an enquiry commission to find out the reason for India’s dismal performance.

Q7) Statement : Courts take too long in deciding important disputes of various departments. 
Courses of Action : 
I) Courts should be ordered to speed up matters.
II) Special powers should be granted to officers to settle disputes concerning their department.

Q8) Statement : A shop – keeper was reported to be selling adulterated grains.
Courses of Action : 
I) He should be fined and shop sealed.
II) He should be asked to leave the town and open a shop elsewhere.

Q9) Statement : A train has derailed near a station while moving over a bridge and fell into the river. 
Courses of Action : 
I) The Railway Authorities should clarify the reason of the accident to the Government.
II) The Government should allocate founds to compensate the destruction caused .

Q10) Statement : The librarian finds some case in which the pages from certain books issued from the library, are torn. 
Courses of Action : 
I) The Librarian should keep a record of books issued by each student, and if the pages are found torn, strict measures should be taken against the child who had been issued that book.
II) Some funds should be collected from the children collectively to renovate the library.

Answer & Explanation

1) a Clearly, a suspicion first needs to be confirmed and only when it is confirmed , should an action be taken. So only course I follows.

2) a Clearly, the decision to revise its fee structure for artists is taken by Doordarshan as a remedy to the challenging problem that had arisen before it. It cannot wait till other media lack action. So only course I follows.

3) a Clearly, for better economic gain, losses should be reduced and income should be increased. So only course I follows.

4) b Bad things attract more and punishment after the act has been committed is no remedy. The act should be prevented so only II follows.

5) d The statement mentions that the commercial banks violate a directive issued by the RBI. The remedy is only to make the banks implement the act . So none of the courses follows.

6) b Clearly to compete against a challenge, the first step must be to find out where the lackening is . So only course II follows.

7) e For quick disposal of cases, either the matters in the court should be speeded up or the matters should be cleared up in their respective departments to prevent the delay. So both the courses follow.

8) a Clearly if allowed to continue without being punished , the shopkeeper would create the problem elsewhere. So course I shall follow.

9) d What is necessary is the preventive measures to protect the passengers and pay them adequate compensation. So, none of the courses follow.

10) a Clearly, Precaution should be taken to catch the guilty person and punish him for the act. This alone will help curb the wrong practice. So only course I will follow.


English Quiz

Directions: Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part is the answer. If there is no error the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

Q1.I am sure about it, A)/ nobody has lived B)/ in that house C)/ for a hundred years. D)/ No error E)

Q2.I always prefer A)/ working in a B)/ relaxed atmosphere than C)/ one full of tension and anxiety. D)/ No error E)

Q3.Yesterday Ramesh got the A)/ information that his father B)/ died of accident C)/ while travelling in a car. D)/ No error E)

Q4.I told him bluntly A)/ that he is lazy fellow B)/ and that he had done C)/ his work very badly. D)/ No error E)

Q5.He telephoned from a public call-box A)/ so that the call B)/ would not be traced C)/ to his own address. D)/ No error E)

Directions: Which of the phrases (A), (B), (C), (D) given below each sentence should replace the phrase printed in bold to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it, mark (E) ie ‘No correction required’ as the answer.

Q6.For countries undergoing a recession, large cuts in public spending seem to be the ordering of the day.
A) be the ordering of days                   B) being the order of the day                   C) be the order of the day
D) being the ordering of days E) No correction required

Q7. As it was a dark and stormy night, Lata wastoo scared to go home alone.
A) very scary to                   B) much scared to                   C) as scared to                   D) to scared too                   E) No correction required

Q8.The little boy appeared all of a sudden out of nowhere and take everyone by surprise.
A) took everyone as surprised                   B) take everyone with surprised                   C) took everyone by surprises
D) took everyone by surprise E) No correction required

Q9.Despite being tried his bestto persuade people to give up smoking, he could not attain success.
A) Despite his best trying                   B) Despite of his best                   C) Inspite of being tried his best
D) Despite trying his best E) No correction required

Q10. Even on most critical moments, he is calm, but today heappears very much disturbed.
A) appeared very much disturb                   B) appears very much to disturb                   C) appeared to be very much disturbing                   D) is appearing very much disturbing                   E) No correction required


1.  b (replace has lived with has been living)
2.  c (replace ‘than’ with ‘to’. ‘Prefer’ is always followed by ‘to’)
3.  c (replace ‘died’with ‘had died’)
4.  b (replace ‘is’ with ‘was’)
5.  c (replace ‘would’ with ‘could’)
6.  c
7.  e
8.  d
9.  d


Computer Quiz

Q1. The shortcut key to Clear away everything and show the desktop is __________.
a) Alt+D                   b) Shift+D                   c) Ctrl+D                   d) Win+D                   e) None of these

Q2. The shortcut key to Move Focus to the System Tray is __________.
a) Win+B                   b) Win+M                   c) Win+S                   d) Win+T                   e) None of these

Q3. The shortcut key to cycle through items in the order in which they were opened is __________.
a) Shift+Esc                   b) Alt+Esc                   c) Ctrl+Esc                   d) Win+Esc                   e) None of these.

Q4. The shortcut key to Minimize the window is __________.
a) Win+Down Arrow                   b) Win+M                  c) Win+B                   d) Win+Home                   e) None of these.

Q5. The shortcut key for opening a program as administrator is _________.
a) Ctrl+Alt+Click                   b) Shift+Click                   c) Ctrl+Shift+Click                   d) Alt+Shift+Click                   e) None Of these.

Q6. The shortcut key for creating a New Folder is _________
a) Ctrl+ N                   b) Alt+Shift+N                   c) Ctrl+Alt+N                   d) Ctrl+Shift+N                   e) None of these.

Q7. The shortcut key to rename the selected item is __________.
a) F5                   b) Win+R                   c) F2                   d) F3                   e) F12

Q8. The shortcut key to quickly show desktop is _________.
a) Win+D                   b) Win+U                   c) Win+Space                   d) Ctrl+Win                   e) None Of these.

Q9. The shortcut key to get to Taskbar Items is _________.
a) Ctrl+Shift+T                   b) Ctrl+T                   c) Win+T                   d) Shift+                   e) None of these.

Q10. The shortcut key to search for a file or folder is __________.
a) F4                   b) F1                   c) F2                   d) F3                   e) F5


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

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *