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

#### Question No 1

What is the selling price of an article that was bought for \$1500 and sold it at a profit of5%. What is the percentage of profit?

Solution!
5% of 1500=1500*5/100
=75
S.p=1500+75=1575
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#### Question No 2

What is the angle between hands of the clock at 2:05 pm?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 3

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

Solution!
The series is cabbac / cabbac / cabbac. Thus, the pattern cabbac is repeated..

#### Question No 4

Pick the odd one out

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 5

2, 9, __, 65, 126
Find the missing.

Solution!
1^3+1, 2^3+1, 3^3+1, 4^3+1, 5^3+1

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#### Question No 6

8-9*4+2*0 = ?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 7

Find the odd man out

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 8

Pointing to a photograph, a man said, I have no brother or sister but that man's father is my father's son.
Whose photograph was it?

Solution!
Since the narrator has no brother, his father's son is he himself.
So, the man who is talking is the father of the man in the photograph or the man in the photograph is his son.
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#### Question No 9

In alphabet series, some alphabets are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.
gfe _ ig _ eii _ fei _ gf _ ii

Solution!
The series is gfeii / gfeii / gfeii / gfeii. Thus, the pattern gfeii is repeated
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#### Question No 10

3251 + 587 + 369 - ? = 3007

Solution!
3251+ 587 + 369 = 4207
Let 4207 - x = 3007
Then,  x = 4207 - 3007 = 1200.
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#### Question No 11

If X is subset of Y then which of the following statement will be true: 1) If 4 is in X, then it must be in Y. 2) If 5 is in Y, then it must be in X. 3) If 6 is not in Y, then it must be in X:

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 12

A train is moving with a speed 40 m per minutes. How far it will travel in 50 minutes?

Solution!
Distance= Time x speed
= 50*40
=2000
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#### Question No 13

The total age of x,y and z is 13 years more than the total age of x,y,z is how many times younger than x.

Solution!
Let son's age = x
Mom's age=2x
Given that
3x+10=2(x+10)
3x+10=2x+20
x=10
Given that x+y =13+y+z
x-z=13+y-y=13
z is younger than x by 13 years.
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#### Question No 14

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

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 15

A train is travelling with the speed 30 metres per second what time it will pass on man sitting on the platform if the length of the train is 225 m?

Solution!
Time =length/speed
=   225/30
=7.5
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#### Question No 16

What is 47% of 400?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 17

A movie theatre sold 5 times as many children's tickets as adult tickets to an afternoon show. If 132 tickets were sold in all, how many were children's tickets?

Solution!
Children ticket: 5 x
5 x + X = 132
6 X = 132
x = 132/6
X = 22
Children tickets: 5 x
5(22 )= 110
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#### Question No 18

Which word means the opposite of prohibt?

Solution!
Prohibit means to forbid; permit means to allow..

#### Question No 19

Development : sprawl : : famine : _____

Solution!
Development is a cause of sprawl, and famine is a cause of malnutrition..

#### Question No 20

2 + 22 + 23 + ... + 29 = ?

Solution!
This is a G.P. in which a = 2, r =22/2= 2 and n = 9.
Sn =a(rn - 1)/ (r - 1) (2 - 1)=2 x (29 - 1)/(2-1)= 2 x (512 - 1)   = 2 x 511   = 1022.
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#### Question No 21

Mountain:Peak ::

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 22

To:too:: loot:_____

Solution!
Too is homophone of to, and loot is homophone of lute..

#### Question No 23

Shaft: spear:: neck:_____

Solution!
A shaft is a part of spear and the neck is the part of guitar.

#### Question No 24

Live is to life as Examine is to

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 25

1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/16, .... Common ratio will be:

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 26

Look at this series: 2, 6, 18, 54, ...
What number should come next?

Solution!
This is a simple multiplication series.
Each number is 3 times more than the previous number.
The series is 2, 6, 18, 54, . . .
Rule = (1st number x 3 = 2nd number), (2nd number x 3 = 3rd number)....
Now
(2), (2 x 3 = 6), (6 x 3 = 18), (18 x 3 = 54), (54 x 3 = 162)...

#### Question No 27

ACE : FHJ :: OQS : ?

Solution!
Each letter of the first group is moved five steps forward to obtain the corresponding letter of the second group..

#### Question No 28

If you rearrange the letters "GLDNENA" you would have the name of a(n):

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 29

What is 1/7 of 98?

Solution!
No explanation available for this question..

#### Question No 30

The run rate in a T-20 cricket match after 15 overs is 7.4. In last 5 overs batting team scores 91 runs. What will be total score: