Q3. During a given week A programmer spends 1/4
of his time preparing flow chart, 3/8 of his time coding and the rest of the
time in debugging the programs. If he works 48 hours during the week , how many
hours did he spend debugging the program.
Q4. On 8th Dec, 2007 Saturday falls. What day of the week was it on 8th Dec,
Q5. A man owns 2/3 of the market research beauro business and sells 3/4 of his
shares for Rs. 75000. What is the value of Business?
Q6. If 12 file cabinets require 18 feet of wall space, how many feet of wall
space will 30 cabinets require?
Q7. A computer printer produced 176,400 lines in a given day. If the printer was
in operation for seven hours during the day, how many lines did it print per
Q8. From its total income, A sales company spent Rs.20,000 for advertising, half
of the remainder on commissions and had Rs.6000 left. What was its total
Q9. On Monday a banker processed a batch of cheques, on Tuesday she processed
three times as many, and on Wednesday she processed 4000 cheques. In the three
days, she processed 16000 cheques. How many did she process on Tuesday?
Q10. The cost of four dozen proof machine ribbons and five dozen accouting
machine ribbons was Rs.160/-. If one dozen accounting machine ribbons cost
Rs.20/-, what is the cost of a dozen proof machine ribbons?
Q11. If a clerk can process 80 cheques in half an hour, how many cheques can she
process in a seven and one half hour day?
Q12. A milk vendor has 2 cans of milk. The first contains 25% water and the rest
milk. The second contains 50% water. How much milk should he mix from each of
the containers so as to get 12 litres of milk such that the ratio of water to
milk is 3 : 5?
Q13. The average length of three tapes is 6800 feet. None of the tapes is less
than 6400 feet. What is the greatest possible length of one of the other tapes?
Q14. A company rented a machine for Rs.700/- a month. Five years later the
treasurer calculated that if the company had purchased the machine and paid
Rs.100/- monthly maintenance charge, the company would have saved Rs.2000/-.
What was the purchase price of the machine?
Q15. Two computers each produced 48000 public utility bills in a day. One
computer printed bills at the rate of 9600 an hour and the other at the rate of
7800 an hour. When the first computer finished its run, how many bills did the
other computer still have to print?
Q16. A train passes a station platform in 36 seconds and a man standing on the
platform in 20 seconds. If the speed of the train is 54 km/hr, what is the
length of the platform?
Q17. On a given day, a bank had 16000 cheques returned by customers. Inspection
of the first 800 cheques indicated that 100 of those 800 had errors and were
therefore the available immediately for data processing. On this basis, how
many cheques would be available immediately for data processing on that day?
Q18. A tape manufacturer reduces the price of his heavy duty tape from Rs.30/- to
Rs.28/- a reel and the price of a regular tape from Rs.24/- to Rs.23/- a reel.
A computing centre normally spends Rs.1440/- a month for tapes and 3/4 of this
is for heavy duty tapes. How much will they save a month under the new prices?
Q19. The dimensions of a certain machine are 48 X 30 X 52. If the size of the
machine is increased proportionately until the sum of its dimensions equals 156,
what will be the increase in the shortest side?
Q20. In a certain company, 20% of the men and 40% of the women attended the
annual company picnic. If 35% of all the employees are man, what percent of all
the employees went to the picnic?
Q21. It cost a college Rs.0.70 a copy to produce a Programme for the homecoming
football game. If Rs.15,000/- was received for advertisements in the programme,
how many copies at Rs.0.50 a copy must be sold to make a profit of Rs.8000/- ?
Q22. If the digits of my present age are reversed then i get the age of my son.
If 1 year ago my age was twice as that of my son. Find my present age.
ANS: father-73, son-37
Q23. There are 6561 balls out of them 1 is heavy. Find the min. no. of times the
balls have to be weighed for finding out the heavy ball.
Q24. If I walk with 30 miles/hr i reach 1 hour before and if i walk with 20
miles/hr i reach 1 hour late. Find the distance between 2 points and the exact
time of reaching destination is 11 am then find the speed with which it walks.
ANS: 120miles and 24 miles/hr
Q25. Tea worth Rs. 126 per kg and Rs. 135 per kg are mixed with a third variety
in the ratio 1 : 1 : 2. If the mixture is worth Rs. 153 per kg, the price of
the third variety per kg will be:
Answer Questions 1 to 4 on the basis of the information given below:
The only people to attend a conference were four ship captains and the first
mates of three of those captains. The captains were L, M, N and O; the first
mates were A, D and G Each person in turn delivered a report to the assembly as
Each of the first mates delivered their report exactly after his or her
captain. The first captain to speak was M, and captain N spoke after him.
Q1. Among the following which is not an appropriate order of delivered reports?