34 Questions
| Total Attempts: 78

Answer the following questions based on the information given below:

Questions and Answers

- 1.The above graph shows monthly expenditure of a firm from January to July, during the years 1983, 1984 and 1985. Study the data presented in the above graph and answer the following question: What is the total expenditure during the period under review (7 months) in 1983?
- A.
Rs.21,24,000

- B.
Rs.21,07,000

- C.
Rs.21,96,000

- D.
Rs.21,54,000

- E.
Not Attempted

- 2.The above graph shows monthly expenditure of a firm from January to July, during the years 1983, 1984 and 1985. Study the data presented in the above graph and answer the following question:The expenditure of May-June 1984 was _________% higher than that of the corresponding period during 1985.
- A.
3%

- B.
3.5%

- C.
2%

- D.
Zero

- E.
Not Attempted

- 3.The above graph shows monthly expenditure of a firm from January to July, during the years 1983, 1984 and 1985. Study the data presented in the above graph and answer the following question: Tick the correct statement:
- A.
In 1983, the expenditure was more in march than in January.

- B.
The expenditure in January 1985 was equivalent to the expenditure in July 1984.

- C.
In 1985, the expenditure was less than that of 1984.

- D.
The total expenditure in January 1983 and 1985 was more than that of April 1983 and 1985.

- E.
Not Attempted

- 4.Carefully examine the graph above and answer the following question. Income in 1978 is Rs. 1537 and it dropped to Rs. 1477 in 1979, the percentage change between 1978 and 1979 was
- A.
-4%

- B.
-3%

- C.
-1%

- D.
-6%

- E.
Not Attempted

- 5.Carefully examine the graph above and answer the following question.In 1980 and 1981, the profit remained more or less stagnant at Rs. 2070 lakhs and Rs. 2086 lakhs (1 % increase). But it shot up in 1982 to Rs. 3628 lakhs. The percentage difference between 1981 and 1982 is:
- A.
7%

- B.
74%

- C.
67%

- D.
87%

- E.
Not Attempted

- 6.Carefully examine the graph above and answer the following question.The company progressed well between 1978 and 1982. What is the global rise in profits between 1978 and 1982?
- A.
120%

- B.
130%

- C.
136%

- D.
140%

- E.
Not Attempted

- 7.Which two quarters of the year have same sales?
- A.
First and Second

- B.
Second and Third

- C.
Third and Fourth

- D.
First and Third

- E.
Not Attempted

- 8.Maximum sales growth was achieved in the month of__________
- A.
February

- B.
March

- C.
April

- D.
May

- E.
Not Attempted

- 9.Raman was driving in New Town, where all roads ran either north-south or east-west forming a grid. Roads were at a distance of 1 km from each other in parallel. Raman started at the intersection of streets no.7 and 8. He drove 3 km north 3 km west and 4 km south. Which further route could bring him back to his starting point?
- A.
3 km east, then 2 km south

- B.
1 km north, then 3 km east

- C.
1 km north, then 2 km west

- D.
None of the above

- E.
Not Attempted

- 10.Simplify:
- A.
-1/2

- B.
-1/8

- C.
-1/6

- D.
None

- E.
Not Attempted

- 11.Three men start together to travel the same way around a circular track of 11 kms. Their speeds are 4, 5 ½ and 8 kms per hour respectively. When will they meet at the starting point?
- A.
22 hrs

- B.
12 hrs

- C.
11 hrs

- D.
44 hrs

- E.
Not Attempted

- 12.The LCM of three numbers is 4752 and HCF is 6. If the two numbers are 48 and 66, find the third least number
- A.
72

- B.
99

- C.
48

- D.
54

- E.
Not Attempted

- 13.A man spends 1/7 of his salary on food and 1/2 of the remaining on clothing and 1/3 of the remaining on entertainment. He is still left with Rs 600. How much does he spend on entertainment?
- A.
Rs 600

- B.
Rs 450

- C.
Rs 300

- D.
Rs 700

- E.
Not Attempted

- 14.A boy on being asked 13/14 of a certain fraction had made the mistake of dividing the fraction by 13/14 and so got an answer that exceeded the correct answer by 3/65. The correct is:
- A.
14/45

- B.
12/65

- C.
13/45

- D.
2/7

- E.
Not Attempted

- 15.In a wildlife sanctuary, elephants are more than tigers but less than wolves in number. The wolves are equal in number to the foxes. If the foxes are 1/3rd the number of deers and the rabbits are the highest in number, then what is the ratio of wolves to deers?
- A.
1/2

- B.
2/3

- C.
1/3

- D.
None of these or cannot be determined

- E.
Not Attempted

- 16.For a certain article, if discount is 25%, the profit is 25%. If the discount is 10%, then the profit is:
- A.
35%

- B.
15%

- C.
50%

- D.
150%

- E.
Not Attempted

- 17.A two-digit number is obtained by either multiplying sum of the digit by 8 and adding 1 or by multiplying the difference of the digits by 13 and adding 2. The number is:
- A.
37

- B.
64

- C.
53

- D.
41

- E.
Not Attempted

- 18.Four persons P, Q, R, S agree with a fifth person T to collect a certain sum. They subscribe Rs 150 each and T is to pay Rs 40 more than the average of all the five. Find the sum.
- A.
Rs 800

- B.
Rs 200

- C.
Rs 350

- D.
Rs 600

- E.
Not Attempted

- 19.Some birds settled on the branches of a tree. First they sat one to a branch and there was one bird too many. Next they sat two to a branch and there was one branch too many. How many branches were there?
- A.
3

- B.
4

- C.
5

- D.
6

- E.
Not Attempted

- 20.A father and his son are waiting at a bus stop in the evening. There is a lamp post behind them. The lamp post, the and his son stand on the same straight line. The father observes that the shadows of his head and his son’s head are incident at the same point on the ground. If the heights of the lamp post, the father and his son are 6 metres, 1.8 metres and 0.9 metres respectively, and the father is standing 2.1 metres away form the post then how far (in metres) is son standing form his father?
- A.
0.9

- B.
0.75

- C.
0.6

- D.
0.45

- E.
Not Attempted

- 21.Ram and Shyam run a race between points A and B, 5 km apart. Ram starts at 9 a.m. from A at a speed of 5 km/hr, reaches B, and returns to A at the same speed. Shyam starts at 9 : 45 a.m. from A at a speed of 10 km/hr, reaches B and comes back to A at the same speed. At what time do Ram and Shyam first meet each other?
- A.
10 a.m.

- B.
10 : 10 a.m.

- C.
10 : 20 a.m.

- D.
10 : 30 a.m.

- E.
Not Attempted

- 22.Help Distress (HD) is an NGO involved in providing assistance to people suffering from natural disasters. Currently, it has 37 volunteers. They are involved in three projects: Tsunami Relief (TR) in Tamil Nadu, Flood Relief (FR) in Maharashtra, and Earthquake Relief (ER) in Gujarat. Each volunteer working with Help Distress has to be involved in at least one relief work project. A Maximum number of volunteers are involved in the FR project. Among them, the number of volunteers involved in FR project alone is equal to the volunteers having additional involvement in the ER project. The number of volunteers involved in the ER project alone is double the number of volunteers involved in all the three projects. 17 volunteers are involved in the TR project. The number of volunteers involved in the TR project alone is one less than the number of volunteers involved in ER project alone. Ten volunteers involved in the TR project are also involved in at least one more project. Which of the following additional information would enable to find the exact number of volunteers involved in various projects?
- A.
Twenty volunteers are involved in FR.

- B.
Four volunteers are involved in all the three projects.

- C.
Twenty three volunteers are involved in exactly one project.

- D.
No need for any additional information.

- E.
Not Attempted

- 23.Help Distress (HD) is an NGO involved in providing assistance to people suffering from natural disasters. Currently, it has 37 volunteers. They are involved in three projects: Tsunami Relief (TR) in Tamil Nadu, Flood Relief (FR) in Maharashtra, and Earthquake Relief (ER) in Gujarat. Each volunteer working with Help Distress has to be involved in at least one relief work project. A Maximum number of volunteers are involved in the FR project. Among them, the number of volunteers involved in FR project alone is equal to the volunteers having additional involvement in the ER project. The number of volunteers involved in the ER project alone is double the number of volunteers involved in all the three projects. 17 volunteers are involved in the TR project. The number of volunteers involved in the TR project alone is one less than the number of volunteers involved in ER project alone. Ten volunteers involved in the TR project are also involved in at least one more project. After some time, the volunteers who were involved in all the three projects were asked to withdraw from one project. As a result, one of the volunteers opted out of the TR project, and one opted out of the ER project, while the remaining ones involved in all the three projects opted out of the FR project. Which of the following statements, then, necessarily follows?
- A.
The lowest number of volunteers is now in TR project

- B.
More volunteers are now in FR project as compared to ER project.

- C.
More volunteers are now in TR project as compared to ER project.

- D.
None of the above.

- E.
Not Attempted

- 24.Help Distress (HD) is an NGO involved in providing assistance to people suffering from natural disasters. Currently, it has 37 volunteers. They are involved in three projects: Tsunami Relief (TR) in Tamil Nadu, Flood Relief (FR) in Maharashtra, and Earthquake Relief (ER) in Gujarat. Each volunteer working with Help Distress has to be involved in at least one relief work project. A Maximum number of volunteers are involved in the FR project. Among them, the number of volunteers involved in FR project alone is equal to the volunteers having additional involvement in the ER project. The number of volunteers involved in the ER project alone is double the number of volunteers involved in all the three projects. 17 volunteers are involved in the TR project. The number of volunteers involved in the TR project alone is one less than the number of volunteers involved in ER project alone. Ten volunteers involved in the TR project are also involved in at least one more project.After the withdrawal of volunteers, as indicated in Question 77, some new volunteers joined the NGO. Each one of them was allotted only one project in a manner such that, the number of volunteers working in one project alone for each of the three projects became identical. At that point, it was also found that the number of volunteers involved in FR and ER projects was the same as the number of volunteers involved in TR and ER projects. Which of the projects now has the highest number of volunteers?
- A.
ER

- B.
FR

- C.
TR

- D.
Cannot be determined

- E.
Not Attempted

- 25.Fill up the blanks, numbered [1], [2] …… up to [6], in the two passages below with most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. “Between the year 1946 and the year 1955, I did not file any income tax returns.” With that [1] statement, Ramesh embarked on an account of his encounter with the income tax department. “ I originally owed Rs. 20,000 in unpaid taxes. With [2] and [3], the 20,000 became 60,000. The Income tax Department then went into action, and I learned first hand just how much power the Tax Department wields. Royalties and trust funds can be [4]; automobiles may be [5], and auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the [6] until the case is settled.”
- A.
Devious

- B.
Blunt

- C.
Tactful

- D.
Pretentious

- E.
Not Attempted