## Wednesday 17 January 2018

676. The next term in the series: A2Z,C4X,E8V,___
(a) B16T                                                (b) G16V
(c) G16T                                                 (d) G32T

677. A sum of money is simple interest amounts to Rs.2800 in 2 years and 3250 in five years.  Find the sum and rate of interest:
(a) Rs.2500 @ 6%                           (b) Rs.3000 @ 5%
(c) Rs.1000 @15%                           (d) Rs.2000@5%

678. Ravi travelled 5 kms to the north direction and then travelled 12 kms in the east direction.  How far he will be from the starting point?
(a) 7km                                                        (b) 10km
(c) 13 km                                                     (d) 17 km

679. By selling an article for Rs.665 there is  a loss of 5%.  In order to make a profit of 12%, the selling price of the article will be:
(a) Rs.812                                                      (b) Rs.800
(c) Rs.784                                                      (d) Rs. 724

680. 4x5=30, 7x3=32,6x4=35, then 8x0=?
(a) 0                                                                  (b) 39
(c) 8                                                                  (d) 9

681. A man spends 1/3th of his salary for rent and 3/5rd of the remaining salary for other expenses and deposits the balance amount in a savings account.  If his monthly savings is Rs.6400 his monthly salary is:
(a) Rs.24000                                        (b) Rs.18000
(c) Rs. 22000                                       (d) Rs.36000

682. What will be the angle between the hour hand and minute hand of a clock when the time is 6:30?
(a) 15 degree                                     (c) 6 degree
(b) 12 degree                                     (d) 0 degree

683. A man’s salary was reduced by 10% and then reduced salary was increased by 10%.  The new salary in comparison with the original salary was:
(a) the same                                              (b) 1% more
(c) 1% less                                                (d) 5% less

684. HATE is written as ETAH. Then LOVE is written as :
(a) ELOV                                                    (b) EVOL
(c) KTZH                                                     (d) KZTH

685. The average of nine consecutive odd numbers is 53.  The least odd number is:
(a) 22                                                              (b) 27
(c) 35                                                              (d) 45

686. The time shown in the mirror image of a clock is 8.45.  What is the actual time?
(a) 9:30                                                         (b) 1:15
(c) 2:45                                                        (d) 3:15

687. In a class of 72 children, children are seated in rows and columns in such a way that the number of children in each row is 12.5% more than the number of children in each column.  How many children are there in each row?
(a) 8                                                                   (b) 9
(c) 12                                                                (d) 18

688. Ramu takes rest for 15 minutes after studying for one hour.  How much time will he spend for study in four hours?
(a) 3 hours 15 minutes                                (b) 3 hours 45 minutes
(c) 3 hours                                                     (d) 3 hours 30 minutes

689. The average age of 20 girls is 15 years and that of another group of 25 boys it is 24 years.  The average age of two groups mixed together is:
(a) 19.5                                                      (b) 20
(c) 21                                                                (d) 21.5

690. Next term in the series: ACE,PRT,BDF,___
(a) QRS                                                            (b) QSV
(c) QSU                                                          (d)  QRU

691. The number of seats in the cinema hall is increased by 25%. The cost of each ticket is increased by 10%.  The effect of these changes in the revenue collection will be an increase of:
(a) 37.5%                                                          (b) 45.5%
(c) 47.5%                                                            (d) 49.5%

692. Which is the missing number? 7(256)9, 5(169)8, 10(?)7
(a) 225                                                                  (b) 196
(c) 289                                                                 (d) 149

693. A dealer allows 4% discount on the marked price. If the cost price of the article is Rs.100 and he has to make a profit of 20%, then his marked price must be:
(a) Rs.96                                                         (b) Rs.130
(c) Rs.125                                                      (d) Rs.120

694. Next term in the series: 1,3,8,16,___
(a) 18                                                                (b) 32
(c) 26                                                                 (d) 24

695. What is 46 out of 368?
(a) 12%                                                             (b) 12.5%
(c) 15%                                                            (d) 16%

696. Raman ,Hassan, Jayan and George are going for a picnic to Coorg. The age of Hassan is 2/3 that of Raman.  The age of George is ¾ that of Hassan.  The age of Jayan is half that of George. If the age of Raman is 48, what is the age of Jayan?
(a) 8                                                                         (b) 12
(c) 16                                                                      (d) 24

697. The surface areas of two spheres are in the ratio 4:9.  Their volumes will be in the ratio:
(a) 64:729                                                           (b) 2:3
(c) 4:9                                                                   (d) 8:27

698. PNDY: QMEX:: JRSF:?
(a) KORE                                                               (b) KSTE
(c) KSRE                                                             (d) KQTE

699. Successive discounts of 20% and 15% equal to a single discount of:
(a) 35%                                                              (b) 32%
(c) 68%                                                               (d) 65%

700. Find the odd one out:
(a) Copper                                                        (b) Alnico
(c) Aluminium                                                 (d)   Iron