Aptitude Tests 4 Me

Basic Numeracy/Quantitative Aptitude

585. If a light flashes every 6 seconds, how many times will it flash in ¾ of an hour?

 (a) 440 (b) 450 (c) 451 (d) 452

586. Five boys were climbing a hill. J was following H. R was just ahead of G. K was between G & H. They were climbing up in a column. Who was the second?

 (a) G (b) H (c) J (d) R

587. Five farmers have 7, 9, 11, 13 & 14 apple trees, respectively in their orchards. Last year, each of them discovered that every tree in their own orchard bore exactly the same number of apples. Further, if the third farmer gives one apple to the first, and the fifth gives three to each of the second and the fourth, they would all have exactly the same number of apples. What were the yields per tree in the orchards of the third and fourth farmers?

 (a) 9 & 11 apples per tree (b) 11 & 9 apples per tree (c) 11 & 11 apples per tree (d) 12 & 10 apples per tree

588. A man bought a horse and a cart. If he sold the horse at 10 % loss and the cart at 20 % gain, he would not lose anything; but if he sold the horse at 5% loss and the cart at 5% gain, he would lose Rs. 10 in the bargain. The amount paid by him was Rs.- _______ for the horse and Rs.________ for the cart.

 (a) Cost price of horse: Rs. 200 & Cost price of cart: Rs. 200 (b) Cost price of horse: Rs. 400 & Cost price of cart: Rs. 200 (c) Cost price of horse: Rs. 400 & Cost price of cart: Rs. 400 (d) Cost price of horse: Rs. 400 & Cost price of cart: Rs. 600

589. There are 3 persons Sudhir, Arvind, and Gauri. Sudhir lent cars to Arvind and Gauri as many as they had already. After some time Arvind gave as many cars to Sudhir and Gauri as many as they have. After sometime Gauri did the same thing. At the end of this transaction each one of them had 24. Find the cars each originally had.