** Tickets numbered 1 to 20 are mixed up and then a ticket is drawn at random. What is the probability that the ticket drawn has a number which is a multiple of 3 or 5? **

a) (1/2)

b) (2/5)

c) (8/15)

d) (9/20)

** A motor-boat can travel at 10 km/hour in still water. It travelled 91 km downstream in a river and then returned to the same place, taking altogether 20 hours. Find the rate of flow of river. **

a) 3 km/hour

b) 4 km/hour

c) 2 km/hour

d) 5 km/hour

** If A's salary is 50% more than that of B. Then how much percent is B's salary is less than that of A's salary? **

a) 10.33%

b) 33.33%

c) 18.20%

d) 52.33%

** The smallest number that must be subtracted from 1000 to make the resulting number a perfect square is **

a) 37

b) 38

c) 39

d) 40

** A clock strikes 5 taking 8 seconds. In order to strike 9 at the same rate the time taken is **

a) 16 seconds

b) 12 seconds

c) 14 seconds

d) 18 seconds

** A has 50 coins of 10 paise denominations. While B has 10 coins of 50 paise denominations. C has 20 coins of 25 paise denominations while D has 25 coins of 20 paise denominations. The average number of paise per person is : **

a) 450 paise

b) 500 paise

c) 570 paise

d) 540 paise

** Albert invested an amount of Rs. 8000 in a fixed deposit scheme for 2 years at compound interest rate 5 p.c.p.a. How much amount will Albert get on maturity of the fixed deposit? **

a) Rs. 8600

b) Rs. 8620

c) Rs. 8820

d) None of these

** A train can travel 50% faster than a car. Both start from point A at the same time and reach point B 75 kms away from A at the same time. On the way, however, the train lost about 12.5 minutes while stopping at the stations. The speed of the car is: **

a) 220 Kmph

b) 200 Kmph

c) 120 Kmph

d) 230 Kmph

** An amount is divided among P, Q, R in the ratio 2:5:7. If P's share is Rs.3000 then the difference between the shares of Q and R **

a) 3000

b) 3500

c) 1000

d) 1500

** In certain code CHANDIGARH is written as DNAHCHRAGI. How is SIKKIM written in that code? **

a) TJKJKM

b) TJLLJN

c) MIKKIS

d) KISMIK

** Arrange the words in alphabetical order and which will come in the middle? Electric, Elector, Elect, Electrode, Electron **

a) Elector

b) Elect

c) Electric

d) Electrode

** Arun, Kamal and Vinay invested Rs. 8000, Rs. 4000 and Rs. 8000 respectively in a business. Arun left after six months. If after eight months, there was a gain of Rs. 4005, then what will be the share of Kamal? **

a) Rs. 890

b) Rs. 1335

c) Rs. 1602

d) Rs. 1780

** In a metro train there are 600 passengers out of which 34% are females. Fare of each male is Rs. 20 and each female's fare is 25% less than each male. What is the total revenue generated by all the passengers together? **

a) Rs. 10880

b) Rs. 10980

c) Rs. 10740

d) Rs. 10680

** Find the odd-one from the following **

a) Kitten

b) goat

c) calf

d) foal

** The first republic day of the India was celebrated on 26th January,1950. It was **

a) Monday

b) Wednesday

c) Thursday

d) Friday

** The product of two numbers is 120 and the sum of their squares is 289 the sum of two numbers is **

a) 23

b) 7

c) 13

d) 169

** The H.C.F. of two numbers is 11 and their L.C.M. is 7700. If one of the numbers is 275, then the other is: **

a) 279

b) 283

c) 308

d) 318

** By investing Rs. 1620 in 8% stock, Michael earns Rs. 135. The stock is then quoted at: **

a) Rs. 80

b) Rs. 96

c) Rs. 106

d) Rs. 108

** What is the day on 1st January 1901? **

a) Monday

b) Wednesday

c) Sunday

d) Tuesday

** In a 200 metres race A beats B by 35 m or 7 seconds. A”s time over the course is: **

a) 40 sec

b) 47 sec

c) 33 sec

d) None of these

** A is 50% as efficient as B. C does half of the work done by A and B together. If C alone does the work in 40 days, then A, B and C together can do the work in **

a) 15 1/3 days

b) 13 1/3 days

c) 14 1/3 days

d) 12 1/3 days

** A man can row at 5 kmph in still water. If the velocity of current is 1 kmph and it takes him 1 hour to row to a place and come back, how far is the place? **

a) 2.4 km

b) 2.5 km

c) 3 km

d) 3.6 km

** Which is the least number when it is divided by 7, 13 and 28 the remainder becomes 6 **

a) 365

b) 370

c) 376

d) 388

** A towel, when bleached, was found to have lost 20% of its length and 10% of its breadth. The percentage of decrease in area is: **

a) 10%

b) 10.08%

c) 20%

d) 28%

** If simple interest of a certain amount of money for three years at the rate of 14% per annum in Rs. 235.20. What is the amount **

a) Rs. 480

b) Rs. 560

c) Rs. 650

d) Rs. 720