# ADP Arithmetic and Reasoning Ability Questions

Posted on :10-02-2016
Q1. Can you find the number which is greater than the aggregate of its third, tenth and the twelfth parts by 58?

A.120
B. 25
C. 140
D. 350

Q2. Tinas puppy ate 100 dog biscuits on the first five days since she got it. If each day her puppy had eaten 6 more than the previous day, how many biscuits had it eaten on the first day?

A. 7
B. 8
C. 2
D. 4

Q3. Sunny is 12 years old. He is 3 times as old as his brother. How old will Sunny be when he is twice as old?

A. 12
B. 15
C. 16
D. 14

Q4. 11. Daniel spent \$21 on drinks for a party. If the bottle of wine he purchased was twice the price of the bottle of champagne, and the lemonade was half the price of the champagne, how much did Daniel spend on the champagne?

A. \$ 7
B. \$ 5
C. \$ 2
D. \$ 6

Q5. Suresh, Ramesh and Sagar are all apple farmers who pool their crop each year to make cider. For this years harvest, Ramesh supplied three times as many apples as Sagar, and Suresh supplied twice as many apples as Ramesh. If the total number of apples supplied is 900 tonnes, how many did each of them contribute?

A. Suresh=270, Ramesh=540, Sargar=90
B. Suresh =170, Ramesh 340, Sargar =60
C. Suresh =670, Ramesh =840, Sargar =50
D. Suresh =370, Ramesh =440, Sargar=95

Q6. If it takes 2 servicemen 3 hours to repair 6 trucks, how many servicemens would it take to repair 22 trucks in 5 hours?

A. 2
B. 5
C. 6
D. 4

Q7. If in a certain language, STEADY is coded as 931785 and Entry is coded as 12345. What will be the code for the given words?

1. SEDATE

A. 918731
B. 954185
C. 814195
D. 614781

2. TENANT

A. 956169
B. 196247
C. 352123
D. 312723

Q8. In a town railway station there are 25 stations on line. At each of the 25 stations the passengers can get tickets for any of the other 24 stations. How many different kinds of tickets do you think the ticket booker will have to keep?

A. 600
B. 250
C. 750
D. 315

Q9. KEDGY is coded as EKDYG. How will LIGHT be coded?

A. ILHTG
B. ILGHT
C. ILGTH
D. THGIL

Q10. If Rajdhani is coded as Van, Van as Aircraft, Aircraft as Train, Train as Bus, then by which vehicle can you reach your journeys end in least time?

A. Aircraft
B. Train
C. Van
D. Bus

Q11. If 245 means Artistry and Talent in a certain code language, 316 mean Callous to Generous, 147 means  Callous and Polite then what is the code used for to?

A. Only 3
B. Only 1
C. 3 or 6
D. Only 6

12. In a code language 579 means â€”Rima is soft-spoken, 694 meansâ€”Soft-spoken beautiful pure, 473 meansâ€”Godavari is pure, then what is the code used for Rima?

A. 7
B. 5
C. 9
D. None of the above

Q13. In a code language

478 meansâ€”Sickness Hard Blood-Pressure,
765 meansâ€”Man Sickness Hard-working,
826 meansâ€”Blood-pressure Lazy Hard-working, then

(I) for which word code 8 has been used?

A. Sickness
B. Man
C. Hard
D. Blood-Pressure

Q14. If Sand is coded as Block, Block as Residence, Residence as Chapel and Chapel as Palace then where do you worship?

(A) Palace
(B) Chapel
(C) Block
(D) Residence

Q15. In a code language 123 meansâ€”Mohan is Able, 345 meansâ€”Sujata is
unlucky, 526 meansâ€”Mohan was unlucky, then what is the code used for unlucky?

A. 2
B. 3
C. 1
D. None of these

Here are some of the questions asked in the written test in the Verbal Ability section of the ADP Written Test

Q16. Which is the correctly spelt words.

A. Emigration
B. Emegration
C. Emegretion
D. Emegrition

Q17. Choose the word which is the exact opposite of Abandonment

A. Influx
B. Forsaking
C. Desertion
D. Restrain

Q18. Choose the most appropriate one which best represent the given sentence in Passive/Active voice.

They greet me cheerfully every morning.

A. Every morning I was greeted joyfully.
B. I am greeted joyfully by them every morning.
C. I am being greeted joyfully by them every morning.
D. Joyful greeting is done by them every morning to me.

Q19. Select the pair which has the same relationship.

Grief: Consolation.

A. ache: extraction
B. Pain: Sedative
C. trance: narcotic
D. Comfort: stimulant

Q20. Find the errors in the sentences given below:

A. I will
B. in the morning
C. Yesterday
D. ring him

Q21. Find the missing alphabets out of the given options.

b, e, d, f, ?, h, j, ?, t

A. i n
B. j m
C. i m
D. m i

Q23. Choose the odd pair out

A. Lion: roar
B. Birds: Chirp
C. Frog: Bleat
D. Snake: Hiss

Q24. Find the word which is least like the others word given

A. Milk
B. Yogurt
C. Oil
D. Butter

Q25. The man who has committed such a _______ crime must get the harshest trail.

A. injurious
B. serious
C. unworthy

Q26. Find out whether there is any grammatical error in the given sentence

A. which was previously controlled by the British rulers
B. is free now from the narrow vested interests.
C. The Indian music
D. All the sentences are correct.

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