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

#### Question No 1

PBC, QDE, RFG, SHI....?
What's next?

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Solution!
It is two Alphabetical series here.
First series is the first letter
only in sequence of P,Q,R,S,T,U,V...
2nd series is BC, DE, FG, HI, JK, LM...
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#### Question No 2

With an increase of 10% of John's salary becomes 13300 . What was the salary before increase?

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Solution!
10% of 13300=13300*(10/100)
=13300*0.1
=1330
Salary before increase=13300-1330=11970
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#### Question No 3

What is the unit digit in the product (365 x 659 x 771)?

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Solution!
Unit digit in 34 = 1  Unit digit in (34)16 = 1
Unit digit in 365 = Unit digit in [ (34)16 x 3 ] = (1 x 3) = 3
Unit digit in 659 = 6
Unit digit in 74  Unit digit in (74)17 is 1.
Unit digit in 771 = Unit digit in [(74)17 x 73] = (1 x 3) = 3
Required digit = Unit digit in (3 x 6 x 3) = 4
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#### Question No 4

In following alphabet series, one term is 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..

#### Question No 5

In following questions, one term in number series is incorrect.
Find out the incorrect number 8, 13, 21, 32, 47, 63, 83

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Solution!
The sequence is + 5, + 8, + 11,....
So, 47 is wrong and must be replaced by (32 + 14) i.e. 46..

#### Question No 6

Marshal : prisoner : : principal : ________.

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Solution!
A marshal ia a person in charge of a prisoner, and a principal is a person in charge of a student..

#### Question No 7

Which one is odd?
A, C, G, I, B, O, Q..?

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Solution!
All are odd position numbers except B..

#### Question No 8

Choose the word that has same or nearly the same meaning of delegate.

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Solution!
To delegate means to authorise ,appoint or assign..

#### Question No 9

Idioms and phrases.
Bear out

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Solution!
Description is not available..

#### Question No 10

Which word means opposite of craving?

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Solution!
Craving means Desire; revulsion means aversion..

A bus always has

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 12

The total age of Ammy and Berry is 12 years more than the total age of Barry and Carol. Carol is how many years younger than Ammy.

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Solution!
Given that a + b =12 + b + c
a-c = 12 + b-b =12,
c is younger than a by 12 years
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#### Question No 13

A Soldier is to Gun as Archer is to:

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 14

The ratio of two brothers John and Harry is 4 / 5 . However if the age of John before 10 years and that of Harry after 10 years than the original ratio is reversed. What is the age of Harry?

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Solution!
let's John age =a and Harry age = b
Given that
a/ b =5 / 4
4 a=5 b
4a- 5b =0..... equation 1
and also given that
a - 10 / b + 10 =4 / 5
a5 - 50= 4b+40
5 a- 4b= 90 .......equation 2
By solving both equation
so, Harry is 40 years old.
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#### Question No 15

A family consists of 6 member P, Q, R, X, Y and Z . Q is a son of R but R is not mother of Q. P and R a married couple. Y is the brother of R.  X is a daughter of P. Z is a brother of P. Who is the brother in law of P?

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Solution!
Q is son of R but R is not a 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 a daughter of P and hence, of R and so she is a sister of Q. Y is a brother of R and Z is a brother of P. R is husband of P and Z brother of P.
R is the husband of P and Z is a brother of P. R is husband of P and Y is brother of R so, Y is brother in law of P.
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#### Question No 16

What comes next? 7/9 , 23/18 , 32/18 , 41/18 , ?

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 17

If Harry take his dog daily for a walk for one and half hour at a speed of 6 miles per hour. How far they will have walked?

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Solution!
Speed=distance/time
Distance=speed xtime
Distance=6*1.5=9 miles.
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#### Question No 18

What comes next: EL , IO , MR , QU , ?

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 19

Find the odd man out.

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 20

Which word means the same as negligible?

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Solution!
Negligible means to be of little consequence; insignificant..

#### Question No 21

From inside the box came a strange _____ sound.

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Solution!
Mechanical is correct..

#### Question No 22

In following questions, one term in number series is incorrect.
Find out the incorrect number
445, 221, 109, 46, 25, 11, 4

#### Select the correct answer

Solution!
3 is subtracted from each number and the result is divided by 2 to obtain the next number of the series.
So , 46 is wrong and must be replaced by 109 - 3 / 2 i.e. 53..

#### Question No 23

Lily bought a house for $60,000 and soll it at$7,500 . Find her profit percentage?

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Solution!
Profit=75000-60000
=15000
Profit percentage=15000/60000*100
=25%
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#### Question No 24

principle:doctrine::
living :_______

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Solution!
An ascent is a climb, and a recession is a withdrawl..

Find odd one out

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 26

Choose the word that has same or nearly the same meaning of site.

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Solution!
A site is the place occupied by something; opposition or location.

#### Question No 27

Find the missing series.
7, 14, 5.5, 11, 4, ___, 2.5, 5, 1, 3

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Solution!
Even position numbers are double of odd position numbers.

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#### Question No 28

Choose or find odd number pair
(95 - 82) , (69 - 56) , (55 - 42) , (48 - 34)

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Solution!
In all other pairs, first number is 13 more than the second.
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#### Question No 29

Come is to came as Ride is to

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 30

My house is facing north direction. If am standing in front of my house at a time of sunset and looking towards house sun will be on my

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Solution!
No explanation available for this question..
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