**Dear students,**

**Q1. A can do a piece of work in 8 days and B can do the same piece of work in 12 days. A and B together complete the same piece of work and get Rs. 200 as the combined wages. B’s share of the wages will be**

(a) Rs. 75

(b) Rs. 80

(c) Rs. 85

(d) Rs. 90

(e) None of these

**Q2. Two spinning machines A and B can together produce 3,00,000 meters of cloth in 10 hours. If machine B alone can produce the same amount of cloth in 15 hours, then how much cloth can machine A produce alone in 10 hours? **

(a) 50,000 meters

(b) 1,00,000 meters

(c) 1,50,000 meters

(d) 2,00,000 meters

(e) None of these

**Q3. X can do ¼ of a work in 10 days, Y can do 40% of the same work in 40 days and Z can do ⅓ of that work in 13 days. Who will complete the work first if all of them started at same time? **

(a) X

(b) Y

(c) Z

(d) X and Z both

(e) None of these

**Q4. A plane flying north at 500 mph passes over a city at 12 noon. A plane flying east at the same altitude passes over the same city at 12 : 30 P.M. and is flying east at 400 mph. To the nearest hundred miles, how far apart are the two planes at 2 P.M.? **

(a) 800 miles

(b) 1000 miles

(c) 1600 miles

(d) 1200 miles

(e) 1300 miles

**Q5. A train covers a distance of 193 ⅓ km in 4 ¼ hours with one stoppage of 10 minutes, two of 5 minutes and one of 3 minutes on the way. Find the average speed of the train if stoppage time is excluded. **

(a) 48 km/hr

(b) 50 km/hr

(c) 55 km/hr

(d) 60 km/hr

(e) None of these

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (6-10): Study the table given below and answer the questions that follow: **

**Total number of employees in Different department of an Organization and Percentage of Female in the company. Assume that there are only female and males in the company.**

**Q6. What is the respective ratio of the number of females in Production department to the number of females in the Marketing department? **

(a) 22 : 23

(b) 35 : 33

(c) 23 : 22

(d) 33 : 35

(e) 11: 23

**Q7. What is the ratio of the number of females in the HR and Accounts departments together to the number of males in the same departments together? **

(a) 311 : 269

(b) 268 : 319

(c) 269 : 311

(d) 319 : 268

(e) None of these

**Q8. What is the total number of employees in all the departments together ? **

(a) 3260

(b) 3310

(c) 3140

(d) 3020

(e) 3620

**Q9. The total number of employees in the HR department forms approximately what per cent of the total number of employees in the Accounts department? **

(a) 149%

(b) 178%

(c) 157%

(d) 164%

(e) 137%

**Q10. What is the total number of males in the IT and Customer Service departments together? **

(a) 687

(b) 678

(c) 786

(d) 876

(e) 976

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): In each question two equations numbered (i) and (ii) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer **

**(a) If x < y **

**(b) If x > y**

**(c) If x ≥ y **

**(d) If x ≤ y **

**(e) If x = y or no relation can be established**

**Q11. (i)** 4x² + 23x – 215 = 0

**(ii)** y² + 6y – 55 = 0

**Q12. (i)** 8x² + 58x + 39 = 0

**(ii) **8y² – 14y – 15 = 0

**Q13. (i)** 3x + 7y = 40

**(ii)** 42x + 21y = 200

**Q14. (i)** 5x² + 31x + 48 = 0

**(ii)** 3y² + 27y + 42 = 0

**Q15. (i) **12x² + 109x + 240 = 0

**(ii)** 9x² + 99y + 272 = 0