Quiz – 186

Quant Quiz

Q1.A certain sum amounts to Rs. 1,452 in two years and to Rs. 1,597.20 in three years at compound interest, then rate per cent is:
(a)10               (b)11               (c)13               (d)9               (e)15

Q2.In what time will a man receive Rs. 85 as compound interest on Rs. 320 at 12(1/2)% p.a. compounded yearly?
(a)4(1/2) yrs.               (b)2(1/2) yrs.               (c)2 yrs.               (d)5 yrs.               (e)3(1/2) yrs.

Q3.If the compound interest on a certain sum for two years at 10% p.a. is Rs. 2,100 the simple interest on it at the same rate for two years will be
(a)Rs. 1,980               (b)Rs. 1,760               (c)Rs. 2,000               (d)Rs. 1,800               (e)Rs. 1,805

Q4.If Rs. 1,200 amounts to Rs. 1,323 in two years at compound interest, then what will be the amount of Rs. 1,600 in three years at compound interest at the same rate per cent?
(a)Rs. 1,850               (b)Rs. 1,852.20               (c)Rs. 1,752.20               (d)Rs. 1,905.50               (e)Rs. 1,951

Q5.The difference between simple interest and compound interest on a certain sum of money for three years at 10% per annum is Rs. 15 and paise 50. The sum is:
(a)Rs. 5,000               (b)Rs. 550               (c)Rs. 5,500               (d)Rs. 500               (e)Rs. 1,500

Q6.A tree increases annually by 1/8 th of its height. By how much will it increase after 2(1/2) years, if it stand today 10 ft. high?
(a)data insufficient                (b)less than 12 ft.               (c)more than 3 ft.               (d)more than 2 ft.               (e)slightly more than 13 ft.

Q7.Seshank borrowed Rs. 20,000 from his friend at 18% per annum simple interest. He lent it to Tony at the same but rate compounded annually. Find his gain after two years.
(a)Rs. 648               (b)Rs. 836               (c)Rs. 324               (d)Rs. 704               (e)Rs. 572

Q8.Sashidharan took a loan of Rs. 20,000 to purchase a colour TV set from Royal Finance Co. He promised to make the payment after three years. The company charges compound interest @ 10% p.a. for the same. But, suddenly the company announces the rate of interest as 15% p.a. for the last one year of the loan period. What extra amount Sashidharan has to pay due to his announcement of new rate of interest?
(a)Rs. 7,830               (b)Rs. 6,620               (c)Rs. 4,410               (d)Rs. 1,210               (e)Rs. 3,000

Q9.Ravishankar borrowed Rs. 62,500 from bank to purchase one Home Theatre System. If the rate of interest be 12% per annum compounded annually, what payment he will have to make after 2 years 3 months?
(a)Rs. 75,320               (b)Rs. 80,752               (c)Rs. 83,650               (d)Rs. 64,960               (e)Rs. 84,380

Q10.The present population of a village is 9,261. If the annual birth rate is 8(1/2)% and the annual death rate is 3.5%, then calculate the population 3 years ago.
(a)10,721               (b)11,363               (c)11,391               (d)8,000               (e)10,561


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


Reasoning Quiz

Direction(1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
A+B means A is the father of B
A*B means A is the sister of B
A$B means A is the wife of B
A%B means A is the mother of B
A/B means A is the son of B

Q1. Which of the following expression is true if Y is the son of X is definitely false?
(1) W%L*T*Y/X               (2) W+L*T*Y/X               (3) X+L*T*Y/W               (4) W$X+L+Y+T               (5) W%X+T*Y/L

Q2. If expression ‘I+T%J*L/K’ is definitely true, then which of the following option is true?
(1) L is the daughter of T               (2) K is the son-in-law of I               (3) I is the grandmother of L               (4) T is the father of J              (5) J is the brother of L

Q3. Which of the given expressions indicate that M is the daughter of D?
(1) L%R$D+T*M               (2) L+R$D+M*T               (3) L%R%D+T/M               (4) D+L$R+M*T               (5) L$D/R%M/T

Q4. What should come in place of the question mark, to establish that T is the sister-in-law of Qin the expression R%T*P ? Q+V
(1) /               (2) %               (3) *               (4) $                (5) Either $ or *

Q5. What should come in place of the question mark, to establish that J is the brother of T in the expression J/P%H ? T%L
(1) *               (2) /               (3) $               (4) Either / or *               (5) Either + or /

Direction(6-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Eight people – E, F, G, H, J, K L and M are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Each of them is of a different profession – Chartered Accountant, Columnist, Doctor, Engineer, Financial Analyst, Lawyer, Professor and Scientist but not necessarily in the same order. F is sitting second to the left of K. The Scientist is an immediate neighbour of K. There are only three people between the Scientist and E. Only one person sits between the Engineer and E. The Columnist is to the immediate right of the engineer. M is second to the right of K. H is the Scientist. G and J are the immediate neighbours of each other. Neither G nor J is an Engineer. The Financial Analyst is to the immediate left of F. The lawyer is second to the right of the columnist. The professor is an immediate neighbour of the Engineer. G is second to the right of the Chartered Accountant.

Q6. Who is second to the right of F?
(1) H                (2) L                (3) K                (4) E               (5) Cannot be determined

Q7. Which of the following statement is true according to the given arrangement?
(1) The Lawyer is second to the left of the doctor.               (2) E is an immediate neighbour of the Financial Analyst.
(3) H sits exactly between F and the Financial Analyst               (4) Only four people sits between the Columnist and F
(5) All of the given statements are true

Q8. Who amongst the following is the Professor?
(1) F               (2) L               (3) M               (4) K               (5) J

Q9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
(1) Chartered Accountant – H               (2) M – Doctor               (3) J – Engineer               (4) Financial Analyst – L               (5) Lawyer – K

Q10. What is the position of L with respect to the scientist?
(1) Third to the left               (2) Second to the right               (3) Second to the left               (4) Third to the right
(5) Immediate Right


1.  4             2.  2             3.  2             4.  4              5.  1              6.  3              7.  1              8.  4              9.  3              10.2


English Quiz

Direction (Q.1-5): Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is ‘No error’, the answer is 5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)

Q1. 1) A person moves to/ 2) the next higher level of/ 3) the hierarchy only when/ 4) the lowest need is satisfied./ 5) No error.

Q2. 1) When people feel that/ 2) they are not likely/ 3) to loose their jobs/ 4) they may become complacent./ 5) No error.

Q3. 1) A good leader allows not only his followers/ 2) to ventilate their feelings and disagreement/ 3) but also persuades them/ 4) by giving suitable clarifications./ 5) No error.

Q4. 1) Orientation means introducing the selected employee/ 2) to other employees and/ 3) familiarize him with the rules/ 4) and policies of the organisation./ 5) No error.

Q5. 1) In business, work can be performed/ 2) more efficiently so it/ 3) is divided into specialized task/ 4) each performed by a specialist./ 5) No error.

Directions (Q.6-10): In the following questions, a sentence has been given with some of its parts in bold. To make the sentence correct you have to replace the bold part with the correct alternative given below. If the sentence is correct as it is , give 5) (ie No correction required) as you answer.

Q6.The recent lion dispersal does not have more to do for the increase in predator density within the park.
1) more to do in                2) much to do with               3) mere to do for                4) anything in doing for
5) NO correction required

Q7.Women activists are justifying euphoric about most of what the government has done on the Justice Verma report.
1) justified euphoria about               2) justifying euphoric from               3) justifiably euphoric about               4) euphoric just on               5) No correction required

Q8.As far as my own opinion is related I stand for the abolition of death penalty.
1) confirmed                2) confined               3) contained               4) concerned               5) No correction required

Q9.This was not the first occasion when the two head of state has met.
1) had met               2) had been met               3) would meet               4) would have met               5) No correction required

Q10.The episode has been followed by many more attacks, albeit of lesser savagery, in quite a few towns.
1) much more               2) many a               3) many many               4) maximum               5) No correction required


1.4 lowest into lower
2.3 loose into lose
3.1 not only use before allows
4.3 familiarise into familiarising
5.2 if in place of so


Computer Quiz

Q1.Which of the following is still useful for adding numbers?
a)EDSAC                b)ENIAC               c)Abacus                d)UNIVAC               e)None of these

Q2.Main storage is also called?
a)accumulator                b)control unit               c)register unit                d)memory               e)None of these

Q3.The most popular language for interactive use is?
a)COBOL                b)PASCAL               c)BASIC                d)FORTRAN               e)None of these

Q4.Programs designed to perform specific tasks is known as?
a)system software               b)application software               c)tility programs               d)operating system               e)None of these

Q5.The term gigabyte refers to?
a)1024 bytes                b)1024 kilobytes               c)1024 megabytes                d)1024gigabytes               e)None of these

Q6.CAD stands for?
a)Computer Aided Design               b)Computer Algorithm for Design               c)Computer Application in Design
d)All of these               e)None of these

Q7.In which language is a source program written?
a)English                b)Symbolic               c)High-level                d)Machine               e)one of these

Q8.Which of the following is used for manufacturing chips?
a)Control bus                b)Control unit               c)Parity unit                d)Semiconductor               e)None of these

Q9.Which of the following is required when more than one person uses a central computer at the same time?
a)Terminal                b)Light pen               c)Digitizer                d)Mouse               e)None of these

Q10.Which of the following terms does not describe a database structure used by a DBMS to link data from several files?
a)Relational                b)Structural               c)Network                d)All of these               e)None of these


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

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