** Company: ** IBM India Pvt Limited

1. In 1978, a kg of paper was sold at Rs25/-.

If the paper rate increases at 1.5% more than the inflation rate which is 6.5% a year,

then what wil be the cost of a kg of paper after 2 years?

(a) 29.12

(b) 29.72

(c) 30.12

(d) 32.65

(e) none of these

2. In A,B,C are having some marbles with each of them.

A has given B and C the same number of marbles each of them already have.

Then, B gave C and A the same number of marbles they already have.

Then C gave A and B the same number of marbles they already have.

At the end A,B,and C have equal number of marbles.

(i) If x,y,z are the marbles initially with A,B,C respectively.

Then the number of marbles B have at the end

(a) 2(x-y-z)

(b) 4(x-y-z)

(c) 2(3y-x-z)

(d) x + y-z

Ans. (c)

(ii) If the total number of marbles are 72, then the number of marbles with A at the starting

(a) 20

(b) 30

(c) 32

(d) 39

Ans. (d)

3. If a car starts from A towards B with some velocity.

Due to some problem in the engine after travelling 30km, the car goes with 4/5 th of its actual velocity

The car reaches B 45 min later to the actual time.

If the car engine fails ofter travelling 45km, the car reaches the destination B 36min late to the actual time

What is the initial velocity of car and what is the distance between A and B in km

Ans. 20 & 130.

4. A person has Rs 100/- in his pocket, he can as 25 pencils or 15 books.

He kept 15% of the money for travelling expenses and purchased 5 pencils.

So how many books he can purchase with the remaining money.

5. Ten questions on analogies.

eg: chief : tribe :: governer : state

epaulette : shoulder :: tiara : head

guttural : throat :: gastric : stomach

inept : clever :: languid : active

knife : butcher ::

hammer : carpenter ::