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Question No 1

The Cooking Club made some pies to sell at a basketball game to raise money for the new math books. The cafeteria contributed four pies to the sale. Each pies did the club make?

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Solution!
The total number of pies was 60/5= 12.
The cafeteria contributed : 4
So, the club must have made 12-4=8
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Question No 2

In alphabet series, some alphabets are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.
ccb _ c _ bbc _ b _ cc _ _ ccbb

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Solution!
The series is ccbb / ccbb / ccbb / ccbb / ccbb. Thus, the pattern ccbb is repeated
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Question No 3

132+156+552+712 =

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 4

A train is running at a speed of 40 metre per second. How far it travel in 50 minutes?

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Solution!
Speed=v=40
Distance=s=40*50
=200 m
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Question No 5

In following questions, one term in number series is incorrect.
Find out the incorrect number 5, 27, 61, 122, 213, 340, 509

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Solution!
The correct sequence is 23 - 3, 33 - 3, 43 - 3, 53 - 3, 63 - 3, 73 - 3, 83 - 3.
So, 27 is wrong and should be replaced by 33 - 3 i.e. 24..

Question No 6

Choose or find odd letter group
PQO , AZY , TWS , VBU , EXD

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Solution!
 In all other groups, the third and first letters are alphabetical order.
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Question No 7

Find odd man out of following cricketers:

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 8

12*12/12*12 = ?

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 9

Choose or find odd word
Pistol, Sword, Gun, Rifle, Cannon

Select the correct answer


Solution!
Here all except Sword are fire arms.
Hence, the answer is b
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Question No 10

How many cartons you need to keep 156 pairs of shoes if each has capacity of 26 shoes:

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 11

. In following alphabet series , one term missing as shown by question mark . Choose missing term from options.

  CAT, FDW, IGZ, ?

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Solution!
All the letters of each term are moved three steps forward to obtain the corresponding letters of the next term..

Question No 12

Pick the odd one out

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 13

Which of the following numbers will completely divide (461 + 462 + 463 + 464) ?

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Solution!
(461 + 462 + 463 + 464) = 461 x (1 + 4 + 42 + 43) = 461 x 85
 = 460 x (4 x 85)
 = (460 x 340), which is divisible by 10.
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Question No 14

In following alphabet series , one term missing as shown by question mark . Choose missing term from options.
  W, V, T, S, Q, P, N, M, ?, ?

Select the correct answer


Solution!
The letters are alternately moved one and two steps backward to obtain the successive terms..

Question No 15

In a 100m race a once with a speed of 1.66 metre per second. If a give a start of 4 minute to be and still beats him by 12 seconds. What is the speed of B?

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Solution!
Time taken by a to cover hundred metres =60 seconds
Since a gives a start of 4 minutes then time taken by b =72 seconds
 B takes 72 second to cover 96 meters
speed of B =96 / 8
72 = 1.33 meter per second.
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Question No 16

If A+ B means A is the mother of B.
 A/B means A is the brother of B.
 A×B means A is the son of B and
 A-B means A is the daughter of B,
 which of the following means C is the niece of D?

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Solution!
C is the niece of D means C is the daughter of the brother ( say P ) of D i.e. C-P/D.

Question No 17

At 12:30 the hour hand of a clock faces North and the minute hand faces South. At 1:45 the hour hand will be in direction

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 18

In following questions, one term in number series is incorrect.
Find out the incorrect number 2, 5, 10, 50, 500, 5000

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Solution!
Each term of the series is the product of the preceding two terms.
So, 5000 is wrong and must br replaced by (50 * 500) i.e 25000..

Question No 19

Two sisters Sonia and Paige. Sonia is 14 years older than Paige. Eight years from now the sum of their ages will 50. Find the age of elder sister?

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Solution!
1st condition:
S+16=P
2nd condition:
S+6+P+6=50
2P=20
P=10
S=10+14=24
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Question No 20

4, 9, 16, 25, 27, 36…
Which one is odd?

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Solution!
 All numbers are square except 27.

Question No 21

Complete the Given Series
Which is the number that comes next in the following sequence?
4, 6, 12, 14, 28, 30, (....)

Select the correct answer


Solution!
The given sequence is a combination of two series:
I. 4, 12, 28, (.....) and
II. 6, 14, 30.
Now, the pattern followed in each of the above two series is:
+ 8, + 16, + 32, ... .
So, missing number = (28 + 32) = 60..

Question No 22

A cow does not always has

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 23

(1000)9 ÷ 1024 = ?

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Solution!
(1000)9 /1024=(103)9 /1024=(10)27 /1024= 10(27-24) = 103 = 1000
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Question No 24

 E is the son of A.

D is the son of B.

E is married to C.

C is B's daughter.

How is D related to E?


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Solution!

Option (D)

 C is B's daughter and D is B's son. So, D is the brother of C.

E is a male married to C. So, E is the husband of C,

Whose brother is D. So, D is the brother-in-law of E.

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Question No 25

The sum of how many terms of the series 6 + 12 + 18 + 24 + ... is 1800 ?

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Solution!
This is an A.P. in which a = 6, d = 6 and Sn = 1800
Then, n/2[2a + (n - 1)d] = 1800
n/2[2 x 6 + (n - 1) x 6] = 1800
 3n (n + 1) = 1800
 n(n + 1) = 600
n2 + n - 600 = 0
 n2 + 25n - 24n - 600 = 0
 n(n + 25) - 24(n + 25) = 0
 (n + 25)(n - 24) = 0
 n = 24
Number of terms = 24.
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Question No 26

Efficient: wasteful::______: deceptive

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Solution!
To be efficient is opposite of wasteful and to be honest is the opposite of deceptive..

Question No 27

Choose or find odd number
3740 , 4635 , 5869 , 7946 , 2378

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Solution!
In all other numbers, the sum of the first and the last digits is equal to the product of other two digits..

Question No 28

What is 1/7 of 98?

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 29

A and B are the parents of C and D. E and D are the parents of F. How is E related to B?

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

Question No 30

In following alphabet series , one term missing as shown by question mark (?). Choose missing term from options.
  U, O, I, ?, A

Select the correct answer


Solution!
The series consists of vowels A, E, I, O, U written in a reverse order..
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