50 Questions
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Questions and Answers

- 1.Assume the first two statements are true. The boy plays baseball. All baseball players wear hats. Is the final one: The boy wears a hat
- A.
True

- B.
False

- C.
Not enough information

- 2.How many of the five pairs of items listed below are exact duplicates? Nieman, K.M. Neiman, K.M. Thomas, G.K. Thomas, C.K. Hoff, J.P. Hoff, J.P. Pino, L.R. Pina, L.R. Warner, T.S. Wanner, T.S.
- A.
0

- B.
1

- C.
2

- D.
3

- E.
4

- F.
5

- 3.RESENT RESERVE • Do these words
- A.
Have similar meanings

- B.
Have opposite meanings

- C.
Have neither similar nor opposite meanings

- 4.One of the numbered figures in the following drawing is most different from the others. What is the number in that figure?
- A.
1

- B.
2

- C.
3

- D.
4

- E.
5

- 5.A train travels 20 feet in 1/5 second. At this same speed, how many feet will it travel in three seconds?
- A.
60

- B.
100

- C.
300

- D.
500

- 6.The ninth month of the year is
- A.
October

- B.
January

- C.
September

- D.
May

- 7.Which number in the following group of numbers represents the smallest amount?
- A.
7

- B.
.8

- C.
31

- D.
.33

- E.
2

- 8.
- A.
15

- B.
16

- C.
17

- D.
18

- 9.The hours of daylight and darkness in SEPTEMBER are nearest equal to the hours of daylight and darkness in:
- A.
June

- B.
March

- C.
May

- D.
November

- 10.Three individuals form a partnership and agree to divide the profits equally. X invests $9,000, Y invests $7,000, Z invests $4,000. If the profits are $4,800, and the profits are divided evenly, how much less does X receive than if the profits were divided in proportion to the amount invested?
- A.
$320

- B.
$480

- C.
$560

- D.
$700

- 11.Assume the first two statements are true. Tom greeted Beth. Beth greeted Dawn. Tom did not greet Dawn. Is the final one:
- A.
True

- B.
False

- C.
Not enough information

- 12.A boy is 17 years old and his sister is twice as old. When the boy is 23 years old, what will be the age of his sister?
- A.
34 years old

- B.
38 years old

- C.
40 years old

- D.
46 years old

- 13.A physical education class has three times as many girls as boys. During a class basketball game, the girls average 18 points each, and the class as a whole averages 17 points per person. How many points does each boy score on average?
- A.
14

- B.
15

- C.
16

- D.
17

- 14.Randolph has 8 ties, 6 pairs of pants, and 4 dress shirts. How many days could he possibly go without wearing the same combination of these three items?
- A.
168

- B.
184

- C.
192

- D.
204

- 15.Arnold is about to go on a 500-mile car trip. His mechanic recommends that he buy a special highway engine oil that will save him 50 cents in gas for every 25 miles of the trip. This new oil, however, will cost $20. It is worthwhile for Arnold to buy the oil.
- A.
True

- B.
False

- 16.Which number is larger:
- A.
.8

- B.
8

- C.
90

- D.
200

- 17.An airplane travels 100 miles per hour. How long will the airplane take to travel 300 miles?
- A.
30 minutes

- B.
1 hour

- C.
3 hours

- D.
6 hours

- 18.A gallon of gas costs $2.50. How many gallons of gas can be purchased with $5?
- A.
1

- B.
2

- C.
3

- D.
4

- 19.If a cup of pancake mix makes 2 pancakes, how many pancakes can be made with 3 cups of pancake mix?
- A.
2

- B.
3

- C.
6

- D.
8

- 20.A box of staples has a length of 6 cm, a width of 7 cm, and a volume of 378 cm cubed. What is the height of the box?
- A.
6 cm

- B.
7 cm

- C.
8 cm

- D.
9 cm

- 21.John is a mechanic. He makes $8.50 an hour, plus $3 extra for every oil change he performs. Last week he worked 36 hours and performed 17 oil changes. How much money did he make?
- A.
$357

- B.
$243

- C.
$769

- D.
$401

- 22.When rope is selling at $.10 a foot, how many feet can you buy for sixty cents?
- A.
1 foot

- B.
3 feet

- C.
6 feet

- D.
60 feet

- 23.Paper sells for 21 cents per pad. What will four pads cost?
- A.
56 cents

- B.
42 cents

- C.
84 cents

- 24.Look at the row of numbers below. What number should come next? 8 4 2 1 1/2 1/4 __?
- A.
1/6

- B.
1/8

- C.
1/16

- D.
1/2

- 25.A 10 year old Ford truck has 100,000 miles on the engine when the transmission fails on the truck. There are two replacements available- transmission A will last for 20 years, or 50,000 miles, and transmission B will last for 8 years, or 75,000 miles. Given the current average yearly mileage on this truck, which transmission would last the longest?
- A.
Transmission A

- B.
Transmission B

- 26.If a ball is thrown with a constant force, what angle will result in the greatest distance the ball travels? (assuming no wind)
- A.
30 degrees

- B.
45 degrees

- C.
60 degrees

- D.
90 degrees

- 27.How many of the five pairs listed below are exact duplicates? Bologna AND Balogna Malicious AND Malicious Firearm AND Fiream Space Shuttle AND Space Huttle Gray AND Green
- A.
0

- B.
1

- C.
2

- D.
3

- E.
4

- 28.7 months of the year have 31 days, and 4 have 30 days. What month has only 28 days?
- A.
February

- B.
April

- C.
June

- D.
November

- 29.Do the words retire and inspire have opposite meanings, similar meanings, or no relation?
- A.
Opposite

- B.
Similar

- C.
No relation

- 30.Do the words hypothesis and theory have opposite meanings, similar meanings, or no relation?
- A.
Opposite

- B.
Similar

- C.
No relation

- 31.Choose the verb that correctly completes the sentence: Have you ________ the painting yet?
- A.
Finish

- B.
Finishes

- C.
Finishing

- D.
Finished

- 32.56/4=
- A.
16

- B.
9

- C.
14

- D.
23

- 33.The 5:15 train takes 2 hours and 10 minutes to get to Graystone. Today the train will be late. What time will it get to Graystone?
- A.
7:15

- B.
7:05

- C.
7:25

- D.
7:40

- 34.An inaccuracy is a:
- A.
Mistake

- B.
Type of Medicine

- C.
Prison

- D.
Chance happening

- 35.A synonym of firmament is:
- A.
Ground

- B.
River

- C.
Sky

- D.
Future

- 36.Find two words, one from each group, that are closest in meaning. Group A raise floor stairs Group B top elevate basement
- A.
Raise and elevate

- B.
Raise and top

- C.
Floor and basement

- D.
Stairs and top

- E.
Floor and elevate

- 37.The day before the day before yesterday is three days after Saturday. What day is it today?
- A.
Monday

- B.
Tuesday

- C.
Wednesday

- D.
Thursday

- E.
Friday

- 38.Which number should come next in the series? 1, 3, 6, 10, 15,
- A.
8

- B.
11

- C.
24

- D.
21

- E.
27

- 39.What is the next number in the sequence: 3, 8, 18, 38…?
- A.
58

- B.
68

- C.
78

- D.
88

- 40.What is the next number in the sequence: 5, 9, 17,33,…?
- A.
63

- B.
55

- C.
65

- D.
66

- 41.Peyton Manning threw for 1,126 yards in his first four games. At this rate, how many yards will he throw for in sixteen games?
- A.
5,204

- B.
4,504

- C.
4,204

- D.
4,704

- 42.Which number does not belong? 4 32 144 17 28 122 18 64 188 322 14 202
- A.
32

- B.
17

- C.
64

- D.
188

- 43.Select the number that best completes the analogy 10 : 6 :: 3 : ?
- A.
2

- B.
1

- C.
-1

- D.
12

- E.
4

- 44.Last year, 12 out of 600 employees at a service organization were rewarded for their excellence in customer service, which was ____ of the employees.
- A.
1%

- B.
2%

- C.
3%

- D.
4%

- E.
6%

- 45.Jose’s monthly parking fee for April was $150; for May it was $10 more than April; and for June $40 more than May. His average monthly parking fee was ____ for these 3 months?
- A.
$66

- B.
$160

- C.
$166

- D.
$170

- E.
$200

- 46.1,2,3,4...
- A.
5

- B.
Huh?

- 47.
*One word below appears in color. What is the OPPOSITE of that word?*She gave a complex answer to the question and we all agreed with her.- A.
Long

- B.
Better

- C.
Simple

- D.
Wrong

- E.
Kind

- 48.
*If the first two statements are true, is the final statement true?*Sandra is responsible for ordering all office supplies. Notebooks are office supplies. Sandra is responsible for ordering notebooks.- A.
Yes

- B.
No

- C.
Uncertain

- 49.Some months have 30 days, others have 31 days. How many months have 28 days in them?
- A.
0

- B.
1

- C.
2

- D.
3

- 50.Divide 30 by half. Add 10. Multiply by 3. Add 6. What is does this equal?
- A.
15

- B.
25

- C.
75

- D.
81