# QUIZ

Question 1

What is 30% of 450?                      (Allahbad)

A : 150
B : 135
C : 180
D : 1350

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•   Question 2

Ten men can finish construction of a wall in eight days. How much men are needed to finish the workin half-a-day?                      (Allahbad)

A : 80
B : 100
C : 120
D : 160

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•   Question 3

Find the next number in the series.1, 2, 9, 28, 65, _________.                      (Allahbad)

A : 126
B : 182
C : 196
D : 245

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•   Question 4

A shop gives 10% discount on the purchase of an item. If paid for in cash immediately, a furtherdiscount of 12% is given. If the original price of the item is Rs. 250, what is the price of the article if acash purchase is made?                      (Allahbad)

A : 200
B : 195
C : 198
D : 190

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•   Question 5

It was Wednesday on July 15, 1964. What was the day on July 15, 1965?                      (Allahbad)

A : Thursday
B : Tuesday
C : Friday
D : None of these

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•   Question 6

The average of x1 x2 x3 and x4 is 16. Half the sum of x2 x3 x4 is 23. What is the value of x1?                      (Allahbad)

A : 18
B : 19
C : 20
D : 17

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•   Question 7

If March 1 of a leap year fell three days after Friday, what day of the week will dawn on November22?                      (Allahbad)

A : Saturday
B : Sunday
C : Thursday
D : None of these

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•   Question 8

The radius of the pool in a South Delhi Club is twice the radius of the pool in a North Delhi Club. Thearea of the pool in South Delhi Club is how many times the area of pool in the North Delhi Club?                      (Allahbad)

A : 1/4
B : 1/2
C : 2
D : 4

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•   Question 9

How is 1/2% expressed as a decimal fraction?                      (Allahbad)

A : 0.5
B : 0.05
C : 0.005
D : 0.0005

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•   Question 10

Find the next number in the series : 235, 346, 457_____                      (Allahbad)

A : 578
B : 568
C : 468
D : 558

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•   Question 11

A sofaset carrying a sale-price ticket of Rs. 5,000 is sold at a discount of 4%, thereby the trader earnsa profit of 20%. The trader's cost price of the sofaset is:                      (Allahbad)

A : 4200
B : 4000
C : 3600
D : 3800

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•   Question 12

A man was traveling on a motorcycle at the speed of 50 km/h for 5/2 hours. Then a car full of youngster overtake him at a speed of 80 km/h. To overtake them he increased his speed to 70 km/h,but he could not overtake the car even after 5/2 hours. How far did he travel in the total time of 4 hours?                      (Allahbad)

A : 200 km
B : 230 km
C : 250 km
D : 300 km

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•   Question 13

How is 3/4 expressed as percentage?                      (Allahbad)

A : 0.0075
B : 0.6
C : 0.75
D : 0.075

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•   Question 14

There are two urns, one containing two white balls and four black balls, the other containing threewhite balls and nine black balls. One ball each is drawn out of the two urns. What is the probability ofgetting two balls of the same colour?                      (Allahbad)

A : 7/12
B : 1/24
C : 1/12
D : 1/2

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•   Question 15

The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 metres. If its length is twice its breadth, then its area is:                      (Allahbad)

A : 200 m2
B : 180 m2
C : 160 m2
D : 220 m2

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•   Question 16

In a class there are two sections A and B. If 10 students of section B shift over to section A, thestrength of A becomes three times the strength of B. But if 10 students shift over from A to B, both Aand B become equal in strength. How many students are there in sections A and B?                      (Allahbad)

A : 50 and 30
B : 45 and 15
C : 90 and 40
D : 80 and 40

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•   Question 17

Which of the following is the smallest?                      (Allahbad)

A : 15/16
B : 16/6
C : 7/8
D : 11/12

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•   Question 18

The one rupee coin is placed on plain paper. How many coins of the same size can be placed round itso that each one touches the centre and adjacent coins?                      (Allahbad)

A : 4
B : 3
C : 7
D : 6

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•   Question 19

The smallest number of 5 digits beginning with 3 and ending with 5 will be:                      (Allahbad)

A : 31005
B : 30015
C : 30005
D : 30025

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•   Question 20

The first day of the year 1998 was Wednesday. If the birthday of Sucheta falls in 1998 was herbirthday?                      (Allahbad)

A : Wednesday
B : Thursday
C : Monday
D : Tuesday

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•   Question 21

Sukhbir is taller than Randhir but not as tall as Ajit. If Manoj is taller than Nitin, who is shorter thanAjit, then who among them is the shortest?                      (Allahbad)

A : Nitin
B : Sukhbir
C : Manoj

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•   Question 22

The sum of three consecutive natural numbers each divisible by 3 is 72. What is the largest among them?                      (PNB)

A : 25
B : 26
C : 27
D : 30
E : 26

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•   Question 23

The numerator of a non-zero rational number is five less than the denominator. If the denominator is increased by eight and the numerator is doubled, then again we get the same rational number. The required rational number is:                      (PNB)

A : 1/8
B : 4/9
C : 2/8
D : 3/8
E : 3/8

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•   Question 24

Find the greatest number that will divide 640, 710 and 1526 so as to leave 11, 7, 9 as remainders respectively.                      (PNB)

A : 36
B : 37
C : 42
D : 29
E : 47

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•   Question 25

Jayesh is as much younger than Anil as he is older than Prashant. If the sum of the ages of Anil and Prashant is 48 years, what is Jayeshâ€™s age in years?                      (PNB)

A : 29
B : 30
C : 24
D : 25
E : 28

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•   Question 26

A bag contains one rupee, 50-paise and 25-paise coins in the ratio 2 : 3 5. Their total value is Rs. 114. The value of 50 paise coins is:                      (PNB)

A : 28
B : 36
C : 49
D : 72
E : 50

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•   Question 27

A tempo is insured to the extent of 4 5 of its original value. If the premium on it at the rate of 1.3 percent amounts to Rs. 910, the original value of the tempo is:                      (PNB)

A : 78000
B : 78500
C : 80000
D : 85000
E : 87500

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•   Question 28

By selling 45 lemons for Rs. 40, a man loses 20%. How many should he sell for Rs. 24 to gain 20% in the transaction?                      (PNB)

A : 19
B : 18
C : 24
D : 22
E : 23

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•   Question 29

In a ratio, which is equal to 3 : 4, if the antecedent is 12, then the consequent is:                      (PNB)

A : 10
B : 16
C : 20
D : 22
E : 18

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•   Question 30

A, B and C are employed to do a piece of work for Rs. 529. A and B together are supposed to do 19/23 of the work and B and C together 8/23 of the work. What amount should A be paid?                      (PNB)

A : 320
B : 345
C : 355
D : 380
E : None of these

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•   Question 31

A boy rides his bicycle 10 km at an average speed of 12 km/hr and again travels 12 km at an average speed of 10 km/hr. His average speed for the entire trip is approximately :                      (PNB)

A : 10.4 km/hr
B : 10.8 km/hr
C : 12 km/hr
D : 14 km/hr
E : 13 km/hr

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•   Question 32

From a pack of 52 cards, two cards are drawn together at random. What is the probability of both the cards being kings?                      (PNB)

A : 1/19
B : 27/29
C : 35/256
D : 1/121
E : 35/121

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•   Question 33

An automobile financier claims to be lending money at simple interest, but he includes the interest every six months for calculating the principal. If he is charging an interest of 10%, the effective rate of interest becomes:                      (PNB)

A : 0.13
B : 0.1025
C : 0.15
D : 0.11
E : None of these

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•   Question 34

A towel, when bleached, was found to have lost 20% of its length and 10% of its breadth. The percentage of decrease in area is:                      (PNB)

A : 0.11
B : 0.12
C : 0.2
D : 0.28
E : 0.33

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•   Question 35

What is the difference in exports between the periods March to May and June to August (in \$ million)?                      (PNB)

A : 418
B : 592
C : 5790
D : 585
E : None of these

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•   Question 36

If the exports of company B in the year 2003 were Rs. 77 crore, then, what were the imports of the company in that year?                      (PNB)

A : 86 crore
B : 107.5 crore
C : 103.95 crore
D : 101 crore
E : None of these

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