Wednesday, 31 August 2016

REASONING PUZZLES QUIZ 01/09/2016

Directions (1-5):
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given
below.

Six lectures P, Q, R, S, T and Z are to be delivered from Monday to Sunday. One lecture will be delivered each day.
(i) Lecture R cannot be delivered on Friday.
(ii) Lecture P is delivered immediately after lecture S.
(iii) There should be a gap of two days between the lectures Q and Z.
(iv) There is one holiday except on Saturday. Lecture Z is delivered on the next day of holiday.
(v) Lecture T is delivered on Wednesday and it is not immediately followed by lecture Z.

1.Lecture S will be delivered on which of the following days?
a. Friday
b. Saturday
c. Sunday
d. Thursday
e. None of these

2.Which day is a holiday?
a. Sunday
b. Friday
c. Monday
d. Cannot be determined
e. None of these

3.How many lectures will be delivered between Z and S?
a.None
b. One
c. Two
d. Three
e. None of these

4.Which of the following will be the last lecture?
a. P
b. R
c. Q
d. Can’t be determined
e. None of these

5.Which of the following statements is not necessary to determine the order of lectures?
a.I
b. II
c. V
d. I and II
e. None of these

Directions (6-10):
Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given
below.

In a summer camp of a school, there were eight friends Harsh, Isha, Jay, Kamal, Lalita, Mahima, Namita and Om, who have taken dinner at a round table. The arrangement of these eight friends is in the following manner1.
Harsh is 2nd left of Mahima, who is not near to Jay and Om.
2. Namita is in front of Kamal, who is 3rd right of Isha.
3. Mahima and Isha are opposite to each other.

6.Who is 3rd right of Harsh?
a. Jay
b. Om
c. Lalita
d. Namita
e. None of these

7.Who is sitting on the 2nd left of Isha?
a. Jay
b. Lalita
c. Om
d. Mahima
e. Can’t be determined

8.If Kamal is 2nd right of Om then who is opposite to Om?
a. Lalita
b. Harsh
c. Kamal
d. Jay
e. Mahima

9.Who is definitely near to Harsh?
a. Namita
b. Lalita
c. Jay
d. Kamal
e. Om

10.Who is 3rd right of Kamal if Lalita and Jay are opposite to each other?
a. Jay
b. Om
c. Isha
d. Lalita
e. Can’t be determined

ANSWERS :

Directions (1-5)

1.b
2.e
3.b
4.a
5.a

Directions(6-10)

6.c
7.e
8.a
9.d
10.b


Monday, 29 August 2016

Quant Quiz 29/08/2016

1.If a man walks 20 km at 5 km/hr, he will be late by 40 minutes. If he walks at 8 km per hr, how early from the fixed time will he reach?
a. 15 minutes
b. 25 minutes
c. 50 minutes
d. 1.5 hours
e. None of these

2.A train 180 m long moving at the speed of 20 m/sec. over takes a man moving at a speed of 10m / sec in the same direction. The train passes the man in?
a. 6 sec
b. 9 sec
c. 18 sec
d. 27 sec
e. None of these

3.The distance between two cities A and B is 330 km. A train starts from A at 8 a.m. and travels to wards B at 60 km / hr another train starts from B at 9 a.m. and travels towards A at 75 km/ hr At what time do they meet?
a. 10 a.m.
b. 10 :30 a.m.
c. 11 a.m.
d. 11 :30 a.m.
e. None of these

4.In covering a certain distance, the speeds of A and B are in the ratio of 3 : 4. A takes 30 minutes more than B to reach the destination. The taken by A to reach the destination is ?
a. 1 hour
b. 1.5 hours
c. 2 hours
d. 2.5 hours
e. None of these

5.The ratio of the number of students studying in Schools A, B and C is 4 : 8 : 3 respectively. If the number of students studying in each of the schools is increased by 80%, 20% and 60% respectively, what will be the new ratio of the number of students in Schools A, B and C?
a. 8 : 3 : 4
b. 4 : 2 : 3
c. 2 : 3 : 4
d. Can’t say
e. None of these

6.In how many different ways can the letters of the word DESIGN be arranged so that the vowels are at the two ends ?
a. 48
b. 72
c. 36
d. 24
e. None of these

7.A person covered some distance in 24 hours. He covered half the distance by rail @ 75 km per hour and the rest by car @ 45 km/hr. The total distance covered by him was?
a. 900 km
b. 1350 km
c. 675 km
d. 2700 km
e. None of these

8.A person sold 160 mangoes for the C.P. of 200 mangoes. His gain percent is?
a. 10%
b. 15%
c. 12½%
d. 25%
e. None of these

9.A sum of Rs. 2135 is to be divided among A, B and C in such a way that 3 times A’s share, 4 times B’s share and 7 times C’s share are all equal. The share of C is?
a. Rs. 420
b. Rs. 735
c. Rs. 980
d. Rs. 1200
e. None of these

10.A boy rides his bicycle 10 km at an average speed of 12 km per hr and again travels 12 km at an average speed of 10 km per hr His average speed for the entire trip is approximately?
a. 10.4 km/hr
b. 10.8 km/hr
c. 11.0 km/hr
d. 12.2 km/hr
e. None of these

ANSWERS :

1.(3)
1ST CASE = 20/5 = 4 hr
2nd CASE = 20/8 = 2.5 hr
Difference = 50 min

2.(3)time = 180/(2010)
= 18 sec

3.(3) distance travel by A in till 9:00 am = 60 km
Time = (33060)/(
60+75)= 2 hr
Time = 9:00am + 2 hr = 11:00 am

4.(3)
ratio of speed = 3:4
Ratio of time = 4:3
Difference in time = 43
= 1 = 30 min
4 = 30*4=120 min = 2hr

5.(5) Req. Ratio = 4*180:8*120:3*160 = 3:4:2

6.(1) 2!*4!= 48

7.(2)

8.(4)

9.(1)

10.(2)



Friday, 26 August 2016

COMPUTER QUIZ 26/08/2016

1.Where is the disk put in a computer?
a. In the hard drive
b. In the disk drive
c. In the CPU
d. In the modem
e. None of these

2._______ is a primary key of one file that also appears in another file.
a. Physical key
b. Primary key
c. Foreign key
d. Logical key
e. None of these

3.Thetechnique that extends storage capacities of main memory beyond the actual size of the main memory is called?
a. multitasking
b. virtual memory
c. multiprocessing
d. multiprogramming
e. switching

4.What are bas, and htm example of?
a. extensions
b. domains
c. protocols
d. databases
e. None of these

5.Which type of file is created by wordprocessing programs?
a. database file
b. storage file
c. worksheet file
d. document file
e. graphical file

6.In addition to keying data directly into a database, data entry can be done from a(n)?
a. input form
b. table
c. field
d. data dictionary
e. None of these

7.The term ________ designates equipment that might be added to a computer system to enhance its
functionality.
a. digital device
b. system addon
c. disk pack
d. peripheral device
e. None of these

8.A _______ is a design tool that graphically shows the logic in a solution algorithm.
a. flowchart
b. hierarchy chart
c. structure chart
d. context diagram
e. None of these

9.What is the name of the process that is used to convert a series of instructions or programs written in a highlevel language into instructions or a programs that can be run on a computer?
a. Assembling
b. compiling
c. Translating
d. uploading
e. None of these

10.What characteristic of ReadOnly Memory (ROM) makes it useful?
a. ROM information can be easily updated.
b. Data in ROM is nonvolatile, that is, it remains there even without electrical power
c. ROM provides very large amount of inexpensive data storage.
d. ROM chips are easily swapped between different brands of computers.
e. None of these




Tuesday, 23 August 2016

DATA INTERPRETATION QUIZ

Directions (1-5):

Study the following tables carefully and answer the questions that follow. Number and percentage of candidates qualified in a competitive examination.







1.Approximately what was the difference between the numbers of candidates’ qualified from
Hyderabad in 2008 and 2009?
a. 1680
b. 2440
c. 1450
d. 1860
e. None of these

2.Approximately what was the total number of candidate’s qualified from Delhi in 2009 and 2013 together?
a. 27250
b. 25230
c. 30150
d. 28150
e. None of these

3.In which of the following years was the difference in number of candidates that appeared form Mumbai over the previous year is minimum?
a. 2011
b. 2012
c. 2014
d. 2009
e. 2010

4.In which of the following years, was the number of candidates the qualified from Chennai is maximum among the given years?
a. 2014
b. 2013
c. 2012
d. 2010 
e. 2009

5.Approximately how many candidates appearing from Kolkata in 2011 qualified in the
competitive examination?
a. 13230
b. 13540
c. 15130
d. 15400
e. None of these

Direction (6-10):


Study the following bar graph carefully and answer the following questions.





6.What is Geeta’s average earnings over all the days together?
a. Rs. 285
b. Rs. 290
c. Rs. 320
d. Rs. 310
e. None of these

7.What is the total amount earned by Rahul and Naveen together on Tuesday and Thursday
together?
a. Rs. 1040
b. Rs. 1020
c. Rs. 980
d. Rs. 940
e. None of these

8.Geeta donated her earnings of Wednesday to Naveen. What was Naveen’s total earnings on
Wednesday after Geeta’s donation?
a. Rs. 520
b. Rs. 1550
c. Rs. 540
d. Rs. 560
e. None of these

9.What is the difference between Rahul’s earnings on Monday and Geeta’s earnings on
Tuesday?
a. Rs. 40
b. Rs. 20
c. Rs. 50
d. Rs. 30
e. None of these

10.What is the respective ratio between Naveen’s earnings on Monday, Wednesday and
Thursday?
a. 7 : 3 : 5
b. 8 : 6 : 5
c. 8 : 7 : 4
d. 9 : 3 :4
e. None of the above

SOLUTIONS:

Directions(1-5)

1.(d)

2.(d)

3.(c) from Mumbai, Difference in no. of candidates to its previous year is In
2009 = 17881
In 2010 = 7536
In 2011 = 3516
In 2012 = 8187
In 2013 = 7374
In 2014 = 3309
Hence, in year 2014 , difference is minimum from its previous year.

4.(a)

5.(b) no. of candidates qualified from Kolkata in year 2011 = 71253 * 19% ≈ 13540


Directions(6-10)

6.(b)

7.(d) The sum of earnings of Rahul and Naveen on Tuesday and Thursday = 180 +260 + 340+ 160 =Rs. 940

8.(c) Total earning of Naveen on Wednesday, if Geeta donated her earning to him = 120+ 420 =
Rs. 540


9.(a) Rahul’s earning on Monday =Rs. 240
Geeta’s earning on Tuesday = Rs. 200
Required difference = 240200
=Rs. 40



10.(d) Naveen’s earning on Monday =Rs. 360
Naveen’s earning on Wednesday =Rs. 120
Naveen’s earning on Thursday =Rs. 160
Required ratio = 360 : 120 : 160
= 9 : 3 : 4



Sunday, 21 August 2016

QUANT QUIZ 22/08/2016

1.The sum of 8 consecutive numbers of set – A is 376. What is the sum of 5 consecutive
numbers of another set whose smallest number is 15 more than that of the average of set – A?
a. 296
b. 320
c. 324
d. 285
e. None of these

2.Krishna moorthy earns Rs. 15000 per month and spends 80% of it. Due to revise in salary his monthly income has increased by 20% but due to price hike he has to spend 20% more. What is his new savings?
a. Rs. 3400
b. Rs.3000
c. Rs. 4600
d. Rs. 4000
e. None of these

3.The average age of a husbandwife and their son was 42 years. The son got married and exactly after 1 year child was born to them. When the child become 5 years old, the average age of the family became 36 years. What was the age of bride at the time of marriage?
a. 26 years
b. 25 years
c. 34 years
d. 23 years
e. None of these

4.In an examination Raman got 25 marks less than Rohit. Rohit got 45 marks more than Soniya. Rohan got 75 marks which is 10 marks more than Soniya. Ravi's marks is 50 less than full marks. If Ravi got 34 marks more than, Raman then what is the percentage marks fetched by Ravi?
a. 90
b. 70
c. 80
d. 60
e. 85

5.Half of 100 articles were sold at a profit of 20% and the rest at a profit of 40%. If all the articles had been sold at a profit of 25%, the total profit would have been Rs. 100 less than earlier profit. The cost price of each article was?
a. Rs. 10
b. Rs. 15
c. Rs. 20
d. Rs. 30
e. None of these

6.Mr. Pandit owned 950 gold coins all of which he distributed amongs this 3 daughters Lalita, Amita and Neeta. Lalita gave 25 gold coins to her husband. Amita donated 15 gold coins and Neeta made the jewellery of 30 gold coins. The new respective ratio of coins left with them was 20 : 73 : 83 . How many gold coins did Amita receive from Mr. Pandit?
a. 380
b. 415
c. 400
d. 350
e. None of these

7.The respective ratio of boys and girls in a college is 31 : 23. After the admission of 75 more girls in the college, this ratio becomes 124 : 107.How many girls will have to admit in the class to make the number of boys and girls equal in the college ?
a. 75
b. 90
c. 60
d. 85
e. None of these

8.Ravi borrowed some money at the rate of 4 p.c.p.a. for the first three years, at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a. for the next two years and at the rate of 9p.c.p.a. for the period beyond 5 years. If hepays a total simple interest of Rs. 19,550 at the end of 7 years, how much money did he borrow?
a. Rs. 39,500
b. Rs. 42,500
c. Rs. 41,900
d. Rs. 43,000
e. None of these

9.Ramesh has divided Rs. 4205 in two parts and invested against the name of his two sons Suresh and Mahesh at the rate of 5% compound interest respectively for 3 and 5 years. If both of them received the same amount then sum of money invested for Mahesh is?
a. Rs. 2205
b. Rs. 2000
c. Rs. 2405
d. Rs. 1800
e. None of these

10.A contract on construction job specifies a penalty for delay in completion of work beyond a certain date is as follows: Rs. 200 for the first day, Rs.250 for the second day, Rs. 300 for the third day etc; the penalty for each succeeding day being Rs. 50 more than that of preceding day. How much penalty should the contractor pay if he delay the work by 10 days?
a. 4950
b. 4250
c. 3600
d. 650
e. None of these


SOLUTIONS:


1.


2.


3.(b) the total of the ages of all three at the time of the marriage of the daughter = 3 × 42 = 126 years
When the child of the son became 5 years old then there are five members in the family. 
The total age of these five = 5 × 36 = 180 years
If the age of daughter in law was x years at the time of marriage 
then 126 + x + 6 × 4 + 5 = 180
x = 180 – 126 – 24 – 5 = 25 years


4.



5.



6.


7.




8.




9.





10.(b) The amount of penalty = 200 + 250 + 300 + ………….. upto 10 terms





Saturday, 20 August 2016

DATA INTERPRETATION HIGH LEVEL QUESTIONS

Direction (1-5):

Study the following pie charts carefully and answer the questions given below.
Contribution to GDP by seven sectors in two different year’s contribution to GDP by Industries in 2008










1.What was the rate of growth witnessed by the IT sector from 2008 to 2009? (rounded off to two digits after decimal)
a. 19.92%
b. 18.19%
c. 14.23%
d. 23.56%
e. None of these

2.What was the approximate rate of growth shown by the nonpetroleum sectors from 2008 to 2009?
a. 5%
b. 8%
c. 5%
d. 13%
e. 8%

3.The amount contributed by IT sector in 2008 was approximately 153% of the amount
contributed by?
a. Auto in 2009
b. Ad and Media in 2008
c. Cement in 2009
d. Auto in 2008
e. Steel in 2008

4.Which of the industry sectors witnessed a negative growth from 2008 to 2009?
a. Auto
b. Auto and Cement
c. Ad and Media
d. Auto, Cement and Ad and Media
e. None of the above

5.Which of the industry sectors witnessed the maximum rate of growth from 2008 to 2009?
a. IT
b. Steel
c. Ad and Media
d. Petroleum
e. None of these

Direction (6-10):

Study the following graphs and answer the questions given below.







6.The total circulation figure for the four magazines together in 2008 was approximately
a. 108000
b. 181000
c. 157000
d. 140000
e. None of these

7.During the years 200709, the magazine that has shown maximum percentage growth in
circulation is?
a. Business India
b. Dalal Street Journal
c. Business World
d. Fortune India
e. None of these

8.In 2009, if Fortune India was to charge the same rate to its advertisers as Dalal Street Journal
was charging a year ago, then their cost of advertisement per thousand copies in Fortune
‘India would?
a. decrease by 50%
b. increase by 140%
c. decrease by 400
d. increase by 25%
e. None of these

9.In 2008, the advertisement cost for colour page per thousand copies was the lowest for?
a. Business India
b. Dalal Street journal
c. Business World
d. Fortune India
e. None of these

10.The advertisement cost of page per thousand copies for business world has from 2007-08?
a. remained the same
b. decreased by Rs. 200
c. increased by Rs. 466
d. increased by Rs. 200
e. None of these


SOLUTIONS :

1.




2.



3.


4.


5.


6.        (c) Total circulation in 2008 = 40000 + 60000 + 30000 + 27000 = 157000


7.


8.


9.



10.








Thursday, 18 August 2016

COMPUTER QUIZ 19/08/2016

1.Outlook Express is a ________
a. EMail client
b. Scheduler
c. Address Book
d. All of the above
e. None of these

2.Which key should be pressed to start a new page in MSWord?
a. Down Cursor Key
b. Enter Key
c. Shift Enter
d. Ctrl + Enter
e. Shift + Ctrl + Enter

3.Which type of software is similar to an accountant’s worksheet?
a. Word processing
b. Database
c. Spreadsheets
d. Graphics
e. File Manager

4.The network connecting several computers all over the world is ________
a. Intranet
b. Internet
c. ARPnet
d. Network
e. LAN

5.In windows, by default the files when deleted are sent to ________
a. Dust Bin
b. Recycle Bin
c. Waste Bin
d. Recycle Waste Bin
e. None of these

6.Which of the following is an Operating System?
a. MS Windows
b. Mac
c. MS DOS
d. Windows NT
e. All of the above

7.A terminal that cannot process any information is called ________
a. Direct access terminal
b. Intelligent terminal
c. Smart terminal
d. Blind terminal
e. Dumb terminal

8.The keys labelled 0-9 on the key¬board are called ________
a. Function keys
b. Numeric keys
c. Typewriter keys
d. Special keys
e. Alpha keys

9.The most popular Internet activity is ________
a. downloading music
b. watching movie trailers
c. Shopping for books
d. emailing
e. None of these

10.In a spreadsheet, a cell is defined as the ________
a. intersection of a table and a tuplet
b. intersection of a file and a database
c. intersection of a row and column
d. intersection of a field and a record
e. None of these







Tuesday, 16 August 2016

BANKING AWARENESS QUIZ 17/08/2016

1.When more than one bank is allowing credit facilities to one party in coordination with each other under a formal arrangement, the arrangement is generally known as:
a. Participation
b. Multiple Lending
c. Syndication
d. Multiple Banking
e. None of these

2.The foreign exchange reserves of India are kept in the custody of:
a. World bank
b. RBI
c. SBI
d. Prime minister
e. None of these

3.Which of the following is the name of the bank founded by the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2006 Mr. Muhammad Yunus?
a. Bank for the poor
b. Swadeshi bank
c. Rashtriya bank
d. Grameen bank
e. None of these

4.Which of the following terms is not used in the field of banking and finance?
a. Overdraft
b. Baseline
c. RTGS
d. GBC
e. None of these

5.Which of the following organization is not associated with the financial banking sector in India ?
a. NABARD
b. BSE
c. ISRO
d. SEBI
e. None of these

6.______ allows Banks to tie up with insurers
a. IRDAI
b. RBI
c. SBI
d. World Bank
e. None of these

7.___ allows banks to merge, shift or close branches in urban areas
a. RBI
b. SBI
c. Union government
d. World bank
e.None of these

8.The bank rate means:
a. Rate of interest charged by commercial banks from borrowers
b. Rate of interest which commercial banks discounted bills of their borrowers
c. Rate of interest allowed by commercial banks on their deposits
d. Rate at which RBI purchases or rediscounts bill of exchange of commercial banks
e. None of these

9.Reverse Repo Rate means:
a. Injecting liquidity by the central bank of a country through purchase of government securities
b. Absorption of liquidity from the market by sale of government securities
c. Balancing liquidity with a view to enhance economic growth rate
d. Any of above
e. None of these

10.Bad loans in banking terminology are generally known as:
a. Prime loans
b. Prime assets
c. BPOs
d. NPAs
e. None of these







Monday, 15 August 2016

REASONING PUZZLES QUIZ 16/08/2016

Directions(1-5) : 

Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

A, B, C, D, E, F and G are employees of different company. Each of them works on different floors numbered from I to VII, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them wears a shirt of a different colour, viz Blue, Green, Yellow, Sky Blue, Purple, Red and Pink but not necessarily in the same order. B works on floor IV but he does not wear either Purple or Sky Blue shirt. C wears Blue shirt but he does not work on floor II or VI. E works on floor V and he wears a Red shirt. The one who wears a Green shirt works on floor VII. D works on floor I. G wears a pink shirt. A does not work on VII. The one who wears sky Blue shirts works on floor II.

1.G works on which of the following Floors?
a. II
b. III
c. VI
d. VII
e. None of these

2.A wears a shirt of which of the following colours?
a. Sky Blue
b. Blue
c. Purple
d. Yellow
e. None of these

3.Whichof the following combinations is/are true?
a. F Yellow – VII
b. D – Purple I
c. A – Green I
d. Both 1) and 3)
e. None of these

4.Who among the following wears a shirt of Green colour?
a. A
b. F
c. D
d. Can’t be determined
e. None of these

5.Who among the following works on floor II?
a. F
b. C
c. A
d. G
e. None of these

Directions (6-10):

Study the following information and answer the questions.

Seven friends, namely Lalu, Mulayam, Nitish, Omar Abdullah, Pranav Mukherjee , Smriti Irani and Rajnath singh like different movies, namely Jazba, Bahubali, Manjhi: The mountain man, Talwar, Club60, Masaan and Singh is Bling, but not necessarily in the same order. Each friend also has a presentation on topics of different subjects, namely Civics, History, English, Geography, Chemistry, Physics and Biology but not necessarily in the same order. Smriti Irani has a presentation on Civics and likes neither Manjhi: The mountain man nor Talwar. The one who likes Jazba has a presentation on History. Lalu likes Bahubali and has a presentation neither on Geography nor on Chemistry. The one who likes Singh is Bling has a presentation on Biology. Mulayam has a presentation on Physics and does not like Talwar. The one who likes Talwar does not have a presentation on Chemistry. Omar Abdullah likes Club60. Rajnath Singh does not have a presentation on History and does not like Talwar. Pranav Mukherjee does not like Talwar.

6.On which of the following subjects does Pranav Mukherjee have a presentation?
a. Chemistry
b. English
c. Biology
d. Other than those given as options.
e. Geography

7.Fourof the following five form a group as per the given arrangement. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
a. Rajnath Singh – Singh is Bling
b. Smriti Irani Masan
c. Nitish Talwar
d. Mulayam Manjhi:
The Mountain
e. Pranav Mukherjee Bahubali

8.Which of the following combinations is definitely correct?
a. Nitish chemistry
b. Rajnath Singh History
c. Lalu – English
d. All the given combinations are definitely correct
e. Pranav Mukherjee Geography

9.Which of the following combinations of movie and subject is definitely correct with respect to Nitish?
a. Talawar Chemistry
b. Other than those given as options.
c. Masaan Geography
d. Talawar Geography
e. Jazba History

10.Four of the following five form a group as per the given arrangement. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
a. Biology – Singh is Bling
b. Chemistry – Club60
c. Civics Masaan
d. English – Manjhi: The Mountain Man
e. Geography –Talwa

ANSWERS

(1-5)

1.c
2.a

3.b
4.b
5.c

(6-10)

6.d
7.e
8.c
9.d
10.d