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1. What is the next number of the following sequence

125102550(?)

**Answer:**** Option A **

**Explanation:**

Consider the series as 1 2 5 10 25 50 ____

1*2 = 2

2*2.5 = 5

5*2 = 10

10*2.5 = 25

25*2 = 50

50*2.5 = 125

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2. What is the next number of the following sequence

1.5, 3, 9, 18, 54, 108,...?

**Answer:**** Option B **

**Explanation:**

5*2=3

3*3=9

9*2=18

18*3=54

54*2=108

108*3=324

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3. what is the next number following sequence

49216256498(?)

**Answer:**** Option E **

**Explanation:**

49 216 25 64 9 8(?)

7^2 6^3 5^2 4^3 3^2 2^3 (1^2)

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4. What is the next number following sequence

272267202607(?)

**Answer:**** Option C **

**Explanation:**

2 7 22 67 202 607 ?

2*3+1=7

7*3+1=22

22*3+1=67

67*3+1=202

202*3+1=607

607*3+1=1822

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5. If the value of the numerator is increased by 20% and that of the denominator is decreased by 25% the fraction becomes unity the numerator of original fraction is:

**Answer:**** Option B **

**Explanation:**

120n/75d=1

n/d=75/120=5/8

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6. A started business investing Rs. 60,000.Exactly six months later,B joined him investing Rs. 90,000.If they make a profit of Rs. 1,26,000 at the end of the year. How much should B's share in it?

**Answer:**** Option B **

**Explanation:**

A investment for 12 months = 60,000*12 = 720000

B investment for 6 months = 90000 * 6 = 540000

A & B investment ratio = 72/54 => 4/3

So, B' share = 126000 * 3/7= 54000

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7. B's monthly salary is less by 10% than that of A's.C's monthly salary is less by 25% than that of A's.By what percent of B's salary more than that of C's?

**Answer:**** Option A **

**Explanation:**

Lets consider c's salary = Rs. 100

B's will be 90

C's will be 100(1-25/100)=100*(75/100)=75

[(90-75)/75]*100=(15/75)*100=20%

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8. Sand and cement were mixed in the ratio 3 : 1 to make up 1 tonne. How much sand must be added to make the ratio 6 : 1 ?

**Answer:**** Option B **

**Explanation:**

Let amount of sand and cement as 3x and x

3x+x = 1000kg

x = 250

Sand : cement => 750 : 250

(750+y)/250 = 6/1

=> y = 750 kg.

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9. Five years ago the average age of a family of six members was 20 years. A baby is born and now the average age is 22 years. How old is the baby at present ?

**Answer:**** Option D **

**Explanation:**

Lets assume the age of all the 6 people = 20 years.

After 5 years i.e. now their ages will be 25 years.

Total age of all the 6 will be = 25*6 = 150

Including baby's age, avg is 22 years

Let x be the age of baby.

(150+x)/7 = 22

=> x = 4 years.

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10. Two trains 246 m and 304 m long are travelling towards one another at 114 km/hr and 66 km/hr respectively. How long do the trains take to pass one another?

**Answer:**** Option C **

**Explanation:**

114 km/h => 114*5/18 m/s => 95/3 m/s

66km/h => 66*5/18 m/s => 55/3 m/s

Time taken = (246+304)/(55/3 + 95/3) => 11 sec

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