Quiz – 175

Quant Quiz

Q1.The average age of four boys, five years ago was 9 years. On including a new boy. The present average age of all the five is 15 years. The present age of the new boy is
(1) 14 years                (2) 6 years               (3) 15 years               (4) 19 years               (5) None of these

Q2.If the average of 39, 48, 51, 63, 75, 83, x and 69 is 60, then the value of x is
(1) 52                 (2) 53               (3) 50                 (4) 51               (5) None of these

Q3.The cost of a piece of diamond varies with the square of its weight. A diamond of Rs. 5,184 value is cut into 3 pieces whose weights are in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3. Find the loss involved in the cutting.
(1) Rs. 3,068                (2) Rs. 3,088               (3) Rs. 3,175                (4) Rs. 3,168               (5) None of these

Q4.A discount of 30% on the marked price of toy reduces its selling price by Rs. 30. What is the new selling price (in Rs.)?
(1) 70                 (2) 21               (3) 130                 (4) 100               (5) None of these

Q5.The capacities of two hemispherical vessels are 6.4 litres and 21.6 litres. The ratio of their inner radii is
(1) 4 : 9                 (2) 16 : 81               (3) √2:√3                 (4) 2 : 3               (5) None of these

Q6.Pipe A alone can fill a tank in 8 hours. Pipe B alone can fill it in 6 hours. If both the pipes are opened and after 2 hours pipe A is closed, then the other pipe will fill the tank in
(1) 6 hours                 (2) 3.5 hours               (3) 4 hours                 (4) 2.5 hours               (5) None of these

Q7.The population of a town is 15000. If the number of males increase by 8%  and that of females by 10%, then the population would increase to 16300. Find the number of females in the town.
(1) 4000                 (2) 6000               (3) 3000                 (4) 5000               (5) None of these

Q8.If Rs. 5,000 becomes Rs. 5,700 in a year’s time, what will Rs. 7,000 become at the end of 5 years at the same rate of simple interest?
(1)Rs. 10,500                (2)Rs. 11,900               (3)Rs. 12,700                (4)Rs. 7,700               (5) None of these

Q9.A thief is noticed by a policeman from a distance of 200 m. the thief and the policeman run at the rate of 10 km and 11 km per hour respectively. The distance (in metres) between them after 6 minutes is
(1) 190                 (2) 200               (3) 100                 (4) 150               (5) None of these

Q10.‘A’ sells an article to ‘B’ at a profit of 20% and ‘B’ sells it to ‘C’ at a profit of 25%. If ‘C’ pays Rs 1200, the cost price of article originally (in Rs.) is
(1) 700                 (2) 600               (3) 1,000                 (4) 800               (5) None of these

Answers

1.4          2.1         3.4       4.1         5.4        6.4          7.4            8.2          9.3           10.4

 

Reasoning Quiz

Q1. If the letters of the word ‘SUPERIOR’ are arranged in the English alphabetical order, the position of how many letters will remain unchanged ?
1) None                2) One                3) Two                4) Three                5) None of these

Q2. In a certain code language THREAT is written as UBFSIU and FIRE is written as FSJG. How is UNRIPE written in that code language ?
1) FQJQMT                2) OVJSFQ                3) FQJSOV                4) FQHQOV                5) None of these

Q3. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word ‘REALISATION’ each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet ? (In both forward and backward directions)
1) None                2) One                3) Two                4) Three                5) None of these

Directions (Q. 4–8): Study the following information carefully to answer the given question :
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table but not facing the centre. C is second to the right of B. B is fourth to the left of E. F and A are not immediate neighbors of B. F is third to the left of A. H is not an immediate neighbor of A. G is not on the immediate left of A.

Q4. Which of the following is true about D ?
1) D is second to the left of F.              2) D is on the immediate left of A.            3) D is opposite of C.          4) D is third to the left of H.             5) None of these

Q5. What is the position of A with respect to B ?
1) Immediate left                2) Fifth to the left                3) Second to the right                4) Third to the right                5) None of these

Q6. Who is third to the left of C ?
1) G                2) A                3) D                4) B                5) E

Q7. Which of the following pairs are neighbor of G ?
1) H, B                2) D, A                3) A, B                4) Can’t be determined                5) None of these

Q8. Who sits on the immediate left of E ?
1) C                2) F                3) H                4) D                5) None of these

Answes

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

 

English Quiz

Directions (1-5). Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
(A) If China is the world’s factory, India has become the world’s outsourcing centre —’keeping in line with this image.
(B) But India’s future depends crucially on its ability to complete fully in the Creative Economy — not just, in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of medicine, finance and law.
(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, India must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.
(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.
(E) Its software industry is the world’s second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than half of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.
(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Davos is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star’.

Q1. Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after the rearrangement?
(1) A                (2) B               (3) C                (4) D               (5) E

Q2. Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after the rearrangement?
(1) A               (2) B               (3) C               (4) F               (5) E

Q3. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after the rearrangement?
(1) F               (2) B               (3) C               (4) A               (5) E

Q4. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after the rearrangement?
(1) A               (2) B               (3) C               (4) D               (5) F

Q5. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after the rearrangement?
(1) A                (2) B                (3) C               (4) D               (5) E

Directions (6-10). Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (5) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
(A) When the winter came the grasshopper had no food and found itself dying of hunger.
(B) “Why not come and chat with me,” said the grasshopper, “instead of toiling and moiling in that way?” “I am helping to lay up food for the winter,” said the ant, “and recommend you to do the same.”
(C) While it saw the ants distributing everyday corn and grain from the stores they had collected in the summer.
(D) In a field one’s summers day a grasshopper was hopping about, chirping and singing to its heart’s content. An ant passed by, bearing bearing along with great toil an ear of corn he was taking to the nest.
(E) Then the grasshopper knew: It is best to prepare for days of need.
(F) “Why bother about winter?” said the grasshopper, “We have got plenty of food at present.” But the Ant went on its way and continued its toil.

Q6. Which of the following should be the SIXTH sentence after the rearrangement?
1) B               2) C               3) E               4) D               5) F

Q7. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after the rearrangement?
1) F               2) A               3) C               4) B               5) D

Q8. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after the rearrangement?
1) D               2) B               3) F               4) C               5) E

Q9. Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after the rearrangement?
1) D               2) F               3) C               4) A               5) E

Q10. Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after the rearrangement?
1) D               2) B               3) C               4) F               5) A

Answers

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

 

Computer Quiz

Q1. Which is a unit of measurement used with computer systems?
a) Byte               b) KB               c) MB               d) GB               e) All of the above

Q2.A character is represented in EBCDIC by?
a) 1 bit            b) 4 bits            c) 8 bits            d) 16 bits            e) None of the above

Q3.Which is a secondary memory device?
a) CPU            b) Compiler            c) Floppy disk            d) Mouse            e) None of the above

Q4. Which is the computer memory that does not forget?
a) ROM            b) RAM            c) DRAM            d) All of the above            e) None of the above

Q5.A collection of eight bits is called?
a) Byte            b) KB            c) Nibble            d) PB            e) None of the above

Q6.Which can read data and convert them to a form that a computer can use?
a) Logic            b) Storage            c) Control            d) Input device            e) Output device

Q7.Which of the following people probably has the least amount of technical knowledge?
a) Programmer            b) User            c) Developer            d) Computer operator            e) DBA

8.This is the part of the computer system that one can touch?
a) hardware            b) data            c) software            d) input            e) None of these.

Q9.Reusable optical storage will typically have the acronym?
a) CD            b) RW            c) DVD            d) ROM            e) None of these.

Q10.To access a mainframe or supercomputer, users often use a?
a) Terminal            b) Node            c) Desktop            d) Handheld            e) None of these

Answers

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

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