 # Quiz – 153

### Quant Quiz

Directions (Q. 1–4): In each of these questions, two equations numbered I and II with variables x and y are given. You have to solve both the equations to find the value of x and y. Give answer
1) if x > y
2) if x >= y
3) if x < y
4) if x <= y
5) if x = y or relationship between x and y cannot be determined.

Q1. I. x^2 + x – 20 = 0                II. y^2 + 13y + 40 = 0

Q2. I. x^2 – 11x + 30 = 0               II. y^2 – 13y + 40 = 0

Q3. I. x^2 + 10x + 25 = 0                  II. 5y^2 – 2 15 y + 9 = 0

Q4. I. 10x^2 – 29x – 21 = 0                II. y^2 + 13y – 68 = 0

Directions (Q. 5–7): What value should come in the place of question mark (?) in the following number series?

Q5. 362, 452, 550, 656, ?
1) 770                2) 772                3) 670               4) 870               5) 790

Q6. 25, 28, 26, ?, 27, 30
1) 28                2) 32                3) 34                4) 29               5) 36

Q7. 9, 12, 30, 99, ?
1) 406                2) 418                3) 408                4) 416                5) 424

Directions (Q. 8–10): What value should come in the place of question mark (?) in the following questions?

Q8. 168.781 – 112.412 – 8.409 – 1.150 = ?
1) 44.81                2) 46.81                3) 40.81                4) 47.81                5) 46.61

Q9. [(3√27) + 2√27) * (27√27 + 26√27)] – 159√27 = ?
1) 1431                2) 1331                3) 1421                4) 1441                5) 1231

Q10. 8.5% of 160 – 0.42% of 750 = ?
1) 11.45                2) 12.45                3) 13.45                4) 9.45                5) 10.45

1.2

1. x^2 + 5x – 4x – 20 = 0

(x – 4) (x + 5) = 0

x = 4, – 5

1. y^2 + 8y + 5y + 40 = 0

(y + 8) (y + 5) = 0

y = –8, – 5

x >= y

2.5

1. x^2 – 6x – 5x + 30 = 0

(x – 5) (x – 6) = 0

x = 5, 6

1. y^2 – 8y – 5y + 40 = 0

(y – 8) (y – 5) = 0

y = 8, 5

No relationship between ‘x’ and ‘y’ exits.

1. 3;
2. (x + 5)^2 = 0

x = –5

1. (√5y – √3)^2 = 0

x = √3/√5

1. 5
2. 10x^2 – 35x + 6x – 21 = 0

(5x + 3) (2x – 7) = 0

x = -3/5, 7/2

1. y^2 + 17y – 4y – 68 = 0

(y – 4) (y + 17) = 0

y = 4, –17

No relationship between x and y exists.

1. 1;

1. 4

1. 3

1. 2

? = 46.81

1. 1

? = (3 + √27)(53√27) – 159√27

= 159√27 + 53 * 27 – 159√27 = 1431

1. 5

? = 8.5/100 * 160 – 0.42/100 * 750

= 13.6 – 3.15 = 10.45

### Reasoning Quiz

Directions (Q.1-5) Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the statements to be trueeven if they seem to be at varience from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions if any, follow from the given statements:

Q1. Statements: Some airplane are helicopters.                All Helicopters are gliders.                All gliders are kites.
All kites are balloons.
Conclusions : 1. Some helicopters are balloons.                2. All kites are airplanes.                3. All balloons are gliders.
4. All helicopters are kites.
1) Only 4 follow               2) Either 2 or 3 follow               3) Only 3 follow               4) Only 1 follows               5) None of these

Q2. Statements: Some Glasses are bottle.                All bottles are pipe.                All pipes are cisterns
Conclusions : 1. Some cisterns are glass.                2. All pipes are bottle.
1) Only 2 follow               2) Only 1 follows               3) None follow               4) Both follow               5) None of these

Q3. Statements: All books are papers               Some pens are papers               All pens are rubber
Conclusions : 1. Some rubbers are paper               2. Some books are paper
1) Only 1 follow               2) Only 2 follows               3) None follow               4) Either 1 or 2 follows               5) Both follow

Q4. Statements: Some mobiles are phones               Some phones are pager               No pager is wireless
Conclusions : 1. Some wireless are mobile               2. some phones are not wireless
1) Only 1 follows               2) None follows               3) Only 2 follow               4) Both follow               5) None of these

Q5. Statements: All clothes are tie               Some ties are belt               Some belts are sock
Conclusions : 1. All belts being tie is a possibility               2. Some socks are not belt
1) Only 2 follow               2) Either 1 or 2 follow               3) None follows               4) Only 1 follows               5) None of these

Directions(Q.6-10): In the following questions, the symbols @, #, %, \$ and * are used with the following meaning as illustrated below.
‘A @ B’ means ‘A Is not smaller than B’
‘A # B’ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor equal to B’
‘A % B’ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor greater than B’
‘A \$ B’ means ‘A is not greater than B’
‘A * B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor equal to B’
Give answer 1) : If only conclusion 1 is true
Give answer 2) : If only conclusion 2 is true
Give answer 3) : If either conclusion 1 or 2 is true
Give answer 4) : If neither conclusion 1 nor 2 is true
Give answer 5) : If both conclusions 1 and 2 are true

Q6. Statements : T @ V, V # M, M % F
Conclusions : 1) T # M               2) T @ F

Q7. Statements : L \$ N, N * F, R % L
Conclusions : 1) F # R               2) R \$ N

Q8. Statements : H # I, I @ J, J \$ P
Conclusions : 1) H # J               2) H # P

Q9. Statements : L * D, D # K, K \$ J
Conclusions : 1) L # K               2) L \$ K

Q10. Statements : Q \$ W, W % E, E @ K
Conclusions : 1) Q \$ K               2) W @ K

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

### English Quiz

Directions (Q.1-10): Each question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.

Q1. The objective of the survey is to ________________ the impact of the rising rupee on a _______________  engineering sector.
(a) attribute, profitable                     (b) establish, tensed                (c) intensity, volatile                (d)substantiate, reinforced
(e) ascertain, thriving

Q2. The country’s economic growth has been achieved _______________ exports and _______________large amounts of foreign direct investment.
(a) on, boosting                    (b) despite, estimating                  (c) mostly, soliciting                 (d) via, attracting
(e) substantial, opposing

Q3. Experts feel that the amendment to the Act will adversely __________________ private sector ________________in infrastructure development.
(a) effect, participation                   (b) facilitate, claim                    (c) influence, involvement             (d) measure, investment
(e) expedite, stake

Q4. His speech __________________ the need for the media to play an important role to bring _______________ on social evils.
(a) reflected, pressure                 (b) communicating, attention                 (c) stressed, focus              (d) addressing, emphasis
(e) convinced, light

Q5. Although he puts in _________________ of overtime and takes few holidays, he ________________ can not support his family.
(a) sufficient, however                   (b) lot, besides                 (c) much, thus                (d) plenty, still              (e) frequency, yet

Q6. Demand and supply do not _________________ the same relationship as the one that __________________ between height and weight.
(a) possess, has                  (b) incur, is                 (c) defend, volunteers              (d) bear, borne              (e) have, exists

Q7. Generally, ____________________students ________________ those who are mediocre.
(a) humble, surmount                     (b) meritorious, surpass                 (c) bright, overestimate              (d) intelligent, surrender              (e) studious, respect

Q8. Few professions can _________________ the sheer variety and constant _______________of being a doctor.
(a) like, struggle                     (b) share, enthusiast              (c) match, challenge              (d) draw, work-load              (e) justify, exception

Q9. The governmental ___________________spurred dramatic improvements in the way waste management is _______________out in many hospitals.
(a) rule, thrown                    (b) plans, conduct                  (c) crusade, one                (d)efforts, carried              (e) venture, disposed

Q10.  Behaving in a _________________ and serious way, even in a __________________ situation, makes people respect you.
(a) calm, difficult                 (b) steady, angry                (c) flamboyant, tricky                (d) cool, astounding              (e) silly, sound

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

### Computer Quiz

Q1. What is the short cut key to open Font dialog box?
a)Ctrl + F              b)Alt + Ctrl + F              c)Ctrl + D               d)Ctrl + Shift + D              e)None of these

Q2. Which of the following line spacing is invalid?
a)Single               b)Double              c)Triple               d)Multiple              e)None of these

Q3. Which of the following option in File pull down menu is used to close a MS Word document?
a)Quit               b)Close              c)Exit               d)New              e)None of these

Q4. The ‘C’ language is
a)Context free language                  b)Context sensitive language                c)Regular language              d)Assembly language              e)None of these

Q5. What is the size of the Unicode character in Windows Operating System?
a)8-bits                b)16-bits                c)32-bits                 d)64-bits                e)None of these

Q6. Use of icons and windows are characteristic of a________interface
a)command-driven              b)windows-oriented              c)graphical-user              d)menu-driven              e)None of these

Q7. Point out the odd item among the following
a)computer mouse                  b)touch pad                c)light pen               d)printer              e)None of these

Q8.What is the main advantage of magnetic core memory over semiconductor RAM memory?
a)More compact and smaller               b)More economical               c)A bit does not have to write after reading               d)Non-volatile              e)None of these

Q9. When the time to establish link is large and the size of data is small, the preferred mode of data transfer is
a)circuit switching              b)packet switching              c)time division multiplexing              d)All of these              e)None of these

Q10. Which kind of device allows the user to add components and capabilities to a computer system?
a)System boards               b)Storage devices              c)Input devices               d)Expansion slots              e)None of these