Company: BAAN

SSA Sample Question Paper(Baan)1/ JUNE / 2005

1.A circle is inscribed in a Triangle of side 6cm.And a square is inscribed in the Circle. What is the area of square?

2.There are two bridges running parallel over river Kauvery, and they are 1 KM apart. A man started rowing the boat upstream under first bridge, his hat fell into river while he was exactly under second bridge. He realized that after 15 mts, and started rowing in opposite direction, he eventually caught his hat under First Bridge. What is the speed of river Kauvery? What is the speed of boat?

3.There are five traders Timber, Steel, Cotton, Boots, Wood . Each sent a Collection of items between them. No two traders have sent the items among themselves. i.e., The Trader who had received items from X can’t send items to X. Steel sent Wood a collection of boots. Boots sent wood to the sender of Timber.

4.A train is moving at a speed of 25kmph, and another train moving in the same direction at a speed of 49kmph crossed a man in first train in 10 sec? What is the length of second train? (These are not actual values but model is important).

5.A cube has a surface area of 864sqcms. It is divided into smaller cubes of equal size and their surface area is 216sqcms. Find the number of smaller cubes?
a.4 b.8 c.12 d 16 ANS: b

6.There are two milk cans. First can contains water and milk in the ratio 1:3 and the second contains milk and water in the ratio 2:2. Some milk from first can and some from second can is mixed in another can. New can has 12 liters of mixture in the ratio 3:5(water to milk). How much milk is taken from first and second can.
A 6,6 B 7,5 C 5,7 D 4,8 ANS:A

7.A person pays a tax of 10%,if his salary increases by 10% he need to pay a tax of 15%.The total gain he obtains after increment in salary is 350Rs .What is his salary?
a.12000 b 10000 c.8000 d.14000 Ans:b

8. Rajesh walks on pavement around the garden of size 60*40.The pavement width is 1 meter. What is the area of Pavement?
a.204 b.102 c.306 d.428

9.A man runs around a square of side 10kms in different speeds as given below, find the average speed. 1st side:
10kmph, 2nd Side: 20kmph, 3rd side: 30kmph, 4th side: 40kmph
a.19.2 b.20 c. 27 d. 26.5

10.Sreesha starts from Bangalore to go to Sitapur. First two hours he moves at constant speed ,suddenly his car tyre gets punctured, so he took 10 minutes to start again.Then he moved at a constant speed of 30 kmph. By the he reached Sitapur,he was late by 30 minutes. If his car was punctured 30 kms before sitapur, he could have been late only by 15 minutes.
What is the distance between Sitapur and Bangalore? What is the speed with which he started from Bangalore?

11.A university library has two big books placed adjacent to eachother. Of which first book is to the left of Second one. A book worm started from the first book, and went on making a hole in a straight line through the second book. If the covers are of width ¼ th of a centimeter and the books a have a width of 2 cm then how much distance did the book worm cover?A 3cm B 4cm C 5cm D 2cm
Ans C (1/4+2+1/4+1/4+2+1/4)

12.There are 1000 doors closed. Here each goes through a door ,which indicates he closes the door if it is open,and vice versa. 1st person goes through each door, and 2nd person goes through doors that are divisible by 2 and like that nth person goes through doors that have numbers ivisible by n. how many doors are opened after 1000 persons going through the doors?
a.500 b.150 c.62 d.31 Ans:d (The doors remaining opened at the end are the ones that have square
numbers i.e., 1,4,9,16?

13.They are on Data Sufficiency.

14.Find the two numbers
i)The product of two numbers is 24.
ii)The sum of two numbers is 10.

15.Find the increase in % of salary of a person from 1997 to 2000
i)His salary increased by 10% in each of the following years 1998,1999,2000
ii) I don’t remember? But answer is i) is sufficient

16.Two questions are of conclusion type. Given some information
and asked some questions .They are not problematic ,just general reasoning.

17.A company provides some Plans for Old age persons in India regarding their health. The plans actually are too costly, so No one showing interest in joining the Plans.What step among the following will favor company’s plans ?Some steps were given in a, b, c, d. You need to select the best one.

18.A private organization started a new Scheme on paying School fees.The plan is that if the Parents pay some amount before their children join in Schools, the Organization will look after their fees payments ..what ever course they may do..the company will bear the amount? What do you find the reason for Parents not to join in this Scheme? Some reasons were given in a, b, c, d. You need
to select the best one.

19.60 members complete a work in 40 days. They worked for 10 days. And eventually 10 members quit the job and remaining people worked for another 10 days. and again 10 of them quit the job. This continued for every 10 days. How many days did workers take to finish the work?

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