1.
Three guests check into a hotel room. Each person pays $10, for a total of $30. A few minutes later, the desk clerk realizes that the room only costs $25, so she gives the bellboy $5 to return to the three guests. Seeing that $5 could not be divided evenly among the guests, the bellboy gave each guest $1 and kept $2 for himself. It now seems that each guest has paid $9 for the room (that makes $27), and the bellboy has $2, for a total of $29. Where is the missing dollar?
A.
There is no missing dollar
B.
The desk clerk has the dollar.
C.
The bellboy has the dollar
D.
One of the three guests has the dollar.
2.
“ Rony is taller than Joy and John is shorter than Rony” . Which of the following statements is correct?
A.
B.
C.
D.
Impossible to tell whether John or Joy is taller
3.
The sum of a number and the two numbers preceding it is equal to 30. Find the number:
4.
Sanjay invested an amount of Rs 16,000 for two years on compound interest and received an amount of Rs 17,640 on maturity. What is the rate of interest per annum?
5.
Six pipes are fitted to a water tank. Some of these are inlet pipes and the others outlet pipes. Each inlet pipe can fill the tank in 9 hours and each outlet pipe can empty the tank in 6 hours. On opening all the pipes, an empty tank is filled in 9 hours. How many inlet pipes are there?
6.
A reservoir is provided by two pipes A and B. A can fill the reservoir 5 hours faster than B. If both together fill the reservoir in 6 hours, the reservoir will be filled by A alone in
7.
A dealer buys dry fruits at the rate of Rs 100, Rs 80 and Rs 60 per kg. He bought them in the ratio 12 : 15 : 20 by weight. He in total gets 20% profit by selling the first two and at last he finds he has no gain or no loss in selling the whole quantity which he had. What was the percentage loss he suffered for the third quantity?
8.
How many kgs of flour worth Rs 25 per kg must be blended with 30 kgs of flour worth Rs 30 per kg so that by selling the blended variety at Rs 30 per kg there should be a gain of 10%?
9.
A boat takes 19 hours for travelling downstream from point A to point B and coming back to a point C midway between A and B. If the velocity of the stream is 4 km/h and the speed of the boat in still water is 14 km/h, what is the distance between A and B?
10.
The speed of a boat in still water is 4 km/h and the speed of current is 2 km/h. If the time taken to reach a certain distance upstream is 9 hours, the time it will take to go the same distance downstream is
11.
In a stream running at 2 km/h, a motor boat goes 10 km upstream and back again to the starting point in 55 min. The speed of the motorboat in still water is
12.
A man can row 4.5 km/h in still water and he finds that it takes him twice as long to row up as to row down the river. The speed of the stream is
13.
How is F related to H ?
14.
How is C related to E?
15.
Who is the mother of G?
16.
If the positions of the first and second letters of all the words are interchanged, how many words will form meaningful English words ?
17.
If all the letters in each of the words are arranged alphabetically (within the word), how many words will remain unchanged?
18.
If the first letter of all the words is changed to the next letter of the English alphabetical series, how many words will have more than one vowel ? (Same or different vowel)
19.
Which of the following will come next in the following series?
a z a b y a b c x a b c d w a b c d
20.
In a certain code language, TONIC is coded as 'CINOT' and 'SCALE' is coded as 'ACELS'. In the same code language, 'PLANK' will be coded as
21.
Which of the following will come in the place of the question mark (?) in the following series based on the English alphabetical order ?
YS RM LH ? CA
22.
How many such pairs of letters are there in the word NEUTRAL, each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as they have between them in the English alphabetical series ?
23.
Find out which part of the sentence has an error. if there is no mistake the answer is 'no error'.
A) Neither the plans / B) suits him and therefore /C) he decided not to / D) go out yesterday / E) No error
24.
Find out which part of the sentence has an error. if there is no mistake the answer is 'no error'. .
A) The Cabinet Ministers and the Prime Minister / B) was at the airport / C) to receive the foreign dignitary / D) No error
25.
Find out which part of the sentence has an error. if there is no mistake the answer is 'no error'.
A) While proceeding on leave / B) he had orally committed that / C) he will resume after two days/ D) No error .