Quiz – 277


Q1. Twenty-four men can complete a work in sixteen days. Thirty-two women can complete the same work in twenty-four days. Sixteen men and sixteen women started working and worked for twelve days. How many more men are to be added to complete the remaining work in 2 days?
(a) 16            (b) 24            (c) 36            (d) 48            (e) None of these

Q2. 12 men can complete a piece of work in 4 days, while 15 women can complete the same work in 4 days. 6 men start working on the job and after working for 2 days, all of them stopped working. How many women should be put on the job to complete the remaining work, if it is to be completed in 3 days?
(a) 15            (b) 18            (c) 22            (d) Data inadequate            (e) None of these

Q3. Seven men can complete a work in 12 days. They started the work and after 5 days, two men left. In how many days will the work be completed by the remaining men?
(a) 5            (b) 6            (c) 7            (d) 8            (e) None of these

Q4. Twenty women can do a work in sixteen days. Sixteen men can complete the same work in 15 days. What is the ratio between the capacity of a man and a woman?
(a) 3 : 4            (b) 4 : 3            (c) 5 : 3            (d) Data inadequate

Q5. A and B can do a piece of work in 45 days and 40 days respectively. They began to do the work together but A leaves after some days and then B completed the remaining work in 23 days. The number of days after which A left the work was:
(a) 6            (b) 8            (c) 9            (d) 12

Directions (Q.6-10): In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer
1) if x > y            2) if x < y            3) if x ≥ y            4) if x ≤ y            5) if x = y or relation cannot be established between ‘x’ and ‘y’.

Q6. x^2-82x+781=0            y^2=5041

Q7. 9x^2+18x+9=0             y^2-3y+2=0 

Q8. 77x^2+58x+8=0            42y^2+59y+20=0 

Q9. 81x^2-9x-2=0            56y^2-13y-3=0

Q10. 99x^2+149x+56=0            156y^2+287y+132=0

Answer & Explanation
  1.  (b)1 man’s 1 day’s work1 woman’s 1 day’s work

Work done in 12 days

Remaining work

(16 men + 16 women)’s 2 days’ work

Remaining work

work is done in 1 day by 1 man.

work will be done in 2 days by men.


  1. (a)1 man’s 1 day’s work1 woman’s 1 day’s work

6 men’s 2 days’ work  Remaining work .

Now,  work is done in 1 day by 1 woman.

So,  work will be done in 3 days by  women.


  1. (e)men can complete the work in 1 day.

1 man’s 1 day’s work

7 men’s 5 days’ work  Remaining work

5 men’s 1 day’s work

work is done by them in 1 day.

work is done by them in  days=9  days.


  1. (b) women can complete the work in 1 day.

1 woman’s 1 day’s work

men can complete the work in 1 day.

1 man’s 1 day’s work

So, required ratio


  1. (c) (A+B)’s 1 day’s work

Work done by B in 23 days  Remaining work

Now,  work was done by  in  days.

A left after 9 days.


  1.  5
  2.  2
  3.  3
  4. 5
  5.  1


Reasoning Quiz

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it:
There are seven friends – B, S, R, M, G, Y and K each of them as tries to become something. Each of them likes different colours viz. Blue, Yellow, Green, Violet, Maroon, Black and Red not necessarily in the same order. Each of them wants become Lawyer, Doctor, Engineer, Actor, Pilot, Army Chief and Cricketer not necessarily in the same order. G likes violet colour and wants to become a Doctor. R likes yellow colour and wants to become a Cricketer. K does not like black colour and does not want to become an Engineer. The person who likes maroon colour, wants to become an Actor while the person who wants to be Pilot, likes blue colour. B likes red colour but Y does not like green or black colour and he does not want to become an Actor. M wants to become a Lawyer. S does not want to become an Engineer or an Army Chief.

Q1. Who want to become an Army Chief?
(1) Y            (2) K            (3) B            (4) Data inadequate            (5) None of these

Q2. The person who wants to become a Lawyer likes which colour?
(1) Red            (2) Green            (3) Blue            (4) Data inadequate            (5) None of these

Q3. Y wants to become a/an:
(1) Army Chief            (2) Actor            (3) Engineer            (4) Pilot            (5) None of these

Q4. Who like maroon colour?
(1) S            (2) Y            (3) K            (4) Data inadequate            (5) None of these

Q5. Which of the following combinations of Person—colour—profession is correct?
(1) M—blue—Lawyer            (2) B—Red—Cricketer            (3) Y—Blue—Pilot            (4) S—Green—Actor            (5) K—Maroon—Actor

Directions (6-10): In each questions below are three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the three given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the three statements disregarding commonly known facts.
Give answer:
1) If only conclusion I follows.
2) If only conclusion II follows.
3) If either conclusion I or II follows.
4) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
5) If both conclusions I and II follow.

Q6.Statement: Some raises are promotions.            All promotions are hikes.            All hikes are advances.
Conclusions: I. Some hikes are raises.            II. Some advances are not promotions.

Q7.Statement: All protests are agitations.            All agitations are boycotts.            All boycotts are campaigns.
Conclusions: I. Some agitations are not campaigns.            II. All boycotts are protests.

Q8.statements: All areas are volumes.            All perimeters are volumes.            All lengths are perimeters.
Conclusions: I. Some areas are perimeters.            II. All lengths are volumes

Q9.Statements: All messages are posts.           All mails are posts.           No post is a letter.
Conclusions: I. Some mails are messages.           II. No message is a letter.

Q10.Statements: All streets are roads           Some roads are avenues           All avenues are highways
Conclusions: I. Some highways are roads.           II. Some avenues are streets.


1. 2           2. 5           3. 4           4. 1           5. 3           6. 5           7. 4           8. 2           9. 2           10.1


English Quiz

Directions: Rearrange the following eight sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E), (F), (G) and (H) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
(A) But I always felt somewhere in my mind that I loved acting.
(B) He never wanted me to be an actor, as he didn’t look upon theatre or acting as respectable vocation.
(C) Firstly, there was no tradition of theatre in my family.
(D) I am talking specifically of acting, not theatre in general.
(E) My parents were old-fashioned.
(F) I will answer all your queries a little elaborately.
(G) Let alone theatre, arts in general had no place of respect in my family.
(H) My father was a government servant.

Q1. Which of the following will be the LAST sentence after rearrangement?
1) G            2) C            3) H            4) D            5) E

Q2. Which of the following will be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
1) A            2) B            3) D            4) C            5) F

Q3. Which of the following will be the SIXTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) B            2) C            3) A            4) D            5) E

Q4. Which of the following will be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?
1) D            2) E            3) A            4) B            5) G

Q5. Which of the following will be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
1) H            2) K            3) G            4) C            5) A

Directions : Read each sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic 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).

Q6. 1) Some adulterants are often highly carcinogenic / 2) and when consumed / 3) in a continuous period of time / 4) can stunt growth and cause serious ailments. / 5) No error

Q7. 1) A number of situations likes / 2) murder and robbery / 3) were simulated and vital combat tips /4) and moves were demonstrated. / 5) No error

Q8. 1) The film has faces which is not just popular in Maharashtra / 2) but outside of it too, / 3) a reason why he would add subtitles in English for a wider audience / 4) and may have an all–India release with help from PVR cinemas./ 5) No error

Q9. 1) More needs / 2) to be done before / 3) any of the chosen ten / 4) become finished products. / 5) No error

Q10. 1) The Teacher feels that his work is bound on interest / 2) those students who have neither experienced nor seen / 3) but read books and seen graphs / 4) depicting the concepts. / 5) No error

Answer & Explanation
  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 1
  4. 2
  5. 3
  6. 3; Replace ‘in’ with ‘over’.
  7. 1; Replace ‘likes’ with ‘like’.
  8. 1; Replace ‘is’ with ‘are’.
  9. 4; becomes a finished product

10. 1; Replace ‘on’ with ‘to’.


Computer Quiz

Q1. What is a half byte also called as?
a) Nibble             b) Bit           c) Bits           d) Data           e) Information

Q2. Computer mouse is also known as __________.
a) Pointing Device             b) Scanning Device           c) Sensing Device           d) Moving Device           e) All of the above

Q3. Select the odd one out:
a) Interpreter            b) Operating system           c) Compiler            d) Assembler           e) Both (a) and (d)

Q4. The point at which the flow of text in a document moves to the top of a new page–
a) Page insert           b) Page break            c) Page format           d) All of the above           e) None of the above

Q5. The IP address belongs to which class?
a) Class z            b) Class B              c) Class c            d) Class D           e) Class F

Q6. Which feature helps to search the text through reference material such as dictionaries, encyclopaedias and translation services?
a) Translation             b) Research               c) Find           d) Font           e) Table

Q7. Multiprogramming started in which generation?
a) First Generation          b) Second Generation           c) Third Generation            d) Fourth Generation           e) Sixth Generation

Q8. Which of the following is not a valid memory unit?
a) ILB               b) KB            c) YB            d) PB           e) Byte

Q9. Why is CAPS LOCK referred to as a toggle key?
a) Because it can be used to delete data.             b) Because the function goes back and forth every time it is pressed.
c) Because it cannot be used to insert numbers.            d) All of the above             e) None of the above

Q10. Which button makes alphabets/letters in uppercase and lowercase and numbers to symbols?
a) Caps Lock            b) Num Lock            c) Shift             d) Tab            e) Esc


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

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