# IQ Contest, Daily, Weekly & Monthly IQ & Mathematics Competitions

#### Question No 1

Pan: ____:: ban : judge

Solution!
Pan is something a critic does , and ban is something a judge does..

#### Question No 2

Which word means the opposite of vague?

Solution!
Vague means not clear or definite; definite means clearly defined..

#### Question No 3

The large donation came from an_______source.

Solution!
Anonymous is the correct one..

#### Question No 4

If the day on 17th march is Monday, what will be the day after 26th march?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 5

4.5, 8, 11.5, 15,___, 22
Find the missing.

Solution!

#### Question No 6

Choose or find odd letter group
BEH , CFI , DGJ , EHL , FIL

Solution!
In all other groups, there is a gap of two letters between first and second as well as between second and third letters..

#### Question No 7

70.36, 80.42, 90.48, ___, 110.60?
Find the missing.

Solution!
Two different series before decimal after decimal.
Before decimal: difference of 10
After decimal:  difference of 6

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#### Question No 8

W, S, Q, M, ___, G, E
Find the missing letter?

Solution!
Alphabets in prime number reverse
series of 23, 19, 17, 13, 11, 7, 5....
11 position alphabet is K
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#### Question No 9

In following questions, one term in number series is incorrect.
Find out the incorrect number 3, 4, 10, 32, 136, 685, 4116

Solution!
The sequence is as follows:
2nd term = (1st term + 1) * 1
3rd term = (2nd term + 1) * 2
4th term = (3rd term + 1) * 3 and so on.
So, 32 is wrong and must be replaced by (10 + 1) * 3 i.e. 33..

#### Question No 10

Speed of train is 10 m per second. It can cross a pole in 5 seconds. What is the length of train?

Solution!
Length of train=speed x time
Length of train = 10*5=50
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#### Question No 11

Baste: cooking::____: gardening.

Solution!
Baste is a cooking term, and mulch is a gardening term..

#### Question No 12

A's brother is the only son of A's mother who is wife of D. How is A related to D?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 13

In following number series, two terms have been put within brackets. Choose the appropriate option
Choose the appropriate option 2, 3, (6), 11, 18, (30), 38

Solution!
The correct sequence is + 1, + 3, + 5, + 7, + 9, + 11.
Clearly, the term 6 is correct,
But, 30 is wrong and should be replaced by (18 + 9) i.e. 27.

#### Question No 14

In alphabet series, some alphabets are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.
ab _ bc _ c _ ba _ c

Solution!
The series is abc / bca / cab / abc. Thus, the letters are written in a cyclic order.
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#### Question No 15

The difference of the squares of two consecutive odd integers is divisible by which of the following integers ?

Solution!
Let the two consecutive odd integers be (2n + 1) and (2n + 3). Then,
(2n + 3)2 - (2n + 1)2 = (2n + 3 + 2n + 1) (2n + 3 - 2n - 1)
= (4n + 4) x 2
= 8(n + 1), which is divisible by 8.
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#### Question No 16

In a Fort there is food sufficient for 1500 men for 10 days. For how many days food will be sufficient if men are decreased 1000?

Solution!
Let food be last For x days
As men and food are inversely proportional to each other
so,
X/10=1500/1000
X=15
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#### Question No 17

Sachin's age and his father's age is in ratio 2:7. After two years age ratio will be 2:6. What would be Sachin's age now:

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 18

___, FH, JL, NP, RT.
Find the missing?

Solution!
In this series we are skipping one Alphabet and
more over every 2nd group of series starts with
gap of 1 Alphabets.
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#### Question No 19

Find the odd man out

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 20

20 - 10 +10 Ã· 5 x 2

Solution!
Using DMAS rule:
= 20-10+10Ã·5x2
=20-10+2x2
=20-10+4
=20-6
=14
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#### Question No 21

______ : horse : : board : train

Solution!
To mount means to get on a horse, and to board means to get on a train..

#### Question No 22

What comes next in the series 122, 236, 3412, 4520....

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 23

A family consists of six members P, Q, R, X, Y and Z. Q is the son of R but R is not mother of Q. P and R are a married couple. Y is the brother of R. X is the daughter of P. Z is the brother of P. Who is the brother-in-law of R?

Solution!
Q is the son of R but R is not the mother. So, R is the father of Q. P is married to R. So, P is the wife of R and the mother of Q. X is the daughter of P and hence of R and so she is the sister of Q. Y is the brother of R and Z is the brother of P. R is the husband of P and Z is the brother of P. So, Z is the brother-in-law of R..

#### Question No 24

A car cover a distance of 200 km in 2 hours.  What will be the speed of car in metre per seconds?

Solution!
200 km =200 X 1000= 200000
2 hours =2(60 x 60) =14400
Speed=distance/time
Speed=200000/14400
Speed= 13.8 m/s
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#### Question No 25

Cost price of a camera was for \$50 it was sold at a profit of 15% what is the selling price?

Solution!
15% of 430=(500*15)/100=75
S.p=500+75=575
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#### Question No 26

In alphabet series, some alphabets are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.
adb _ ac _ da _ cddcb _ dbc _ cbda

Solution!
The series is adbc acbd abcd dcba dbca cbda.
Thus, the letters equidistant from the beginning and the end of series are the same.
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#### Question No 27

A soldier marches 13 km to west then turns right and marches 6 km, then turns right and marches 7 km, then turns left and walks 2 km. The total displacement will be:

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 28

Kitty is 3 years older than Jackie . 2 years ago Kitty was twice as old as Jackie. Find percentage of kitty.

Solution!
j = x
K = x+ 3
given condition
2( x - 2 )= x+ 3 - 2
x- 4 = x + 1
x = 5
Jackie = 5
Kitty = 8
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#### Question No 29

A soldier moves 10 km towards east, then turns right and move 6 km, then turns left and moves 5 km, then turns to north and moves 4 km. Now, his direction from starting point will be:

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 30

A man pointing to a photograph says," The lady in the photograph is my nephew's maternal grandmother. " How is the lady in the photograph related to the man's sister who has no other sister?