How to Crack General Aptitude Interview


Pointing towards a girl in the picture, Sunita said, ?She is
the mother of Renu whose father is my son?. How Sunita is
related to that girl in the picture?

(1) Mother

(2) Aunt

(3) Cousin

(4) Data inadequate

(5) None of these

In a certain code, ?acquisition or construction should be
completed within three years? is written as ?three be or
within should years construction completed acquisition?. How
will ?interest paid on loan will be allowed for deduction?
be written in that code ?

(1) For will paid allowed loan on deduction be interest

(2) For will allowed paid loan deduction on be interest

(3) For will paid allowed loan deduction on be interest

(4) For will paid allowed loan deduction be on interest

(5) None of these

If a meaningful word can be formed using the five letters
NWROD, each only once, then the fourth letter of that word
is your answer. If more than one such words can be formed,
the Y is your answer and if no such word can be formed, then
?Z? is your answer.

(1) D

(2) W

(3) R

(4) Y

(5) Z

Which of the following will be the changed form of the word
OBLIQUE when the word is written again by substituting each
vowel by the 2nd letter following it in the English alphabet
and substituting each consonant by the 3rd letter following
it in the English alphabet?

(1) MEDGTSD

(2) RDNLSXH

(3) QEOKTXG

(4) QEOKTWG

(5) None of these

In a class of 60 students, the number of boys and girls
participating in the annual sports is in the ratio 3 : 2
respectively. The number of girls not participating in the
sports is 5 more than the number of boys not participating
in the sports. If the number of boys participating in the
sports is 15, then how many girls are there in the class?

(1) Data inadequate

(2) 20

(3) 25

(4) 30

(5) None of these

The difference between the compound interest and the simple
interest on a certain sum of money at 5% per annum for 2
years is Rs. 1.50. Find the sum.

(a) Rs. 800

(b) Rs. 1200

(c) Rs. 400

(d) Rs. 600

(e) None of these

A, B and C contract a work for Rs. 550. Together A and B are
supposed to do 7/11th of the work. How much does C get?

(a) Rs. 270

(b) Rs. 200

(c) Rs. 310

(d) Rs. 175

(e) None of these

There is a leak in the bottom of a cistern. When the cistern
is thoroughly repaired, it would be filled in 3 ? hours. It
now takes half an hour longer. If the cistern is full, how
long will the leak take to empty the cistern?

(a) 24 hours

(b) 28 hours

(c) 21 hours

(d) 27 hours

(e) None of these

A sample of milk contains 5% water. What quantity of pure
milk should be added to 10 litres of milk to reduce the
water content to 2%?

(a) 5 litres

(b) 7 litres

(c) 15 litres

(d) 12 litres

(e) None of these

Some persons decide to raise Rs. 3 lakhs by equal
contribution from each of them. If they contributed Rs. 50
extra each, the contribution increased to Rs. 3.25 lakhs.
How many persons were there ?

(a) 400

(b) 500

(c) 600

(d) 700

(e) None of these

The LCM of two numbers is 2079 and their HCF is 27. If one
of the numbers is 189, find the other number.

(a) 248

(b) 128

(c) 297

(d) 336

(e) None of these

The average between a two digit number and the number
obtained by interchanging the digits is 9. What is the
difference between the two digits of the number?

(a) 8

(b) 2

(c) 5

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

A circle and a rectangle have the same perimeter. The sides
of the rectangle are 18 cm and 26 cm. What will be the area
of the circle?

(a) 88 cm2

(b) 1250 cm2

(c) 154 cm2

(d) 128 cm2

(e) None of these

The difference between a number and its three-fifth is 50.
What is the number?

(a) 75

(b) 100

(c) 125

(d) 80

(e) None of these

A car covers a certain distance taking 7 hours in forward
journey. During the return journey, speed was increased by
12 kmph and it takes 5 hours. What is total distance covered?

(a) 210 km

(b) 70 km

(c) 440 km

(d) 220 km

(e) None of these

The ratio of the present ages of Suman and Renu is 5 : 7
respectively. Four years hence the ratio will become 3 : 4
respectively. What is the present age of Renu in years?

(a) 28

(b) 24

(c) 20

(d) 21

(e) None of these

If instead of multiplying a number by 7 the number was
divided by 7. What should be the percentage error?

(a) 100%

(b) 96.8%

(c) 92.70%

(d) 97.9%

(e) None of these

7/8 of 3/7 of a number is equal to 25% of 45% of another
number. What is the ratio of the first and the second
numbers respectively?

(a) 3 : 7

(b) 9: 10

(c) 3 : 10

(d) 3 : 2

(e) None of these

Mr. Rahul spends 30% of his monthly salary on domestic
expenses. He spends respectively 20% and 10% of the
remaining salary on education of children and conveyance. Of
the remaining amounts now he spends respectively 20% and 30%
on entertainment and maintenance of house. He saves Rs.
5512.50. what is the monthly salary of Mr. Rahul?

(a) Rs. 22,500

(b) Rs. 20,000

(c) Rs. 25,000

(d) Rs. 24,500

(e) None of these

A cow is tethered in the middle of a field with a 14 feet
long rope. If the cow grazes 100 sq feet per day
approximately. What time will be taken by the cow to graze
the grazeable area of the field?

(a) 2 days

(b) 18 days

(c) 24 days

(d) 6 days

(e) None of these

What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the
following sequence?

ARRANGEMENTS, RRANGEMENT, RANGEMEN, ?, NGEM

(a) RANGEME

(b) ANGEME

(c) ANGEMENT

(d) NGEMEN

(e) None of these

A man bought some fruits at the rate of 16 for Rs. 24 and
sold them at the rate of 8 for Rs. 18. What is the profit
per cent?

(a) 50%

(b) 60%

(c) 40%

(d) 25%

(e) None of these

If each of the odd digits in the number 54638 is decreased
by ?1? and each of the even digits is increased by ?1?, then
which of the following will be the sum of the digits of the
new number?

(a) 26

(b) 29

(c) 25

(d) 28

(e) None of these

Suresh is taller than Prabhu but shorter than Ram, Prabhu is
as tall as Neeraj but taller than Nilesh. Which of the
following statements is definitely true for Neeraj?

(a) Neeraj is shorter than Nilesh

(b) Neeraj is the tallest

(c) Neeraj is the shortest

(d) Neeraj is taller than Nilesh

(e) None of these

How many such pairs of letters are there in the word
STAINLESS each of which has as many letters between them in
the word as they have in the English alphabet, in the same
sequence?

(a) Two

(b) Three

(c) Four

(d) Five

(e) None of these

Navin walked 20 metres towards the East took a left turn and
walked 10 metres and again took a left turn and walked 20
metres. How far is he from his starting position?

(a) 10 metres

(b) 50 metres

(c) 40 metres

(d) 30 metres

(e) None of these