Aptitude Questions and Answers
A wizard named Nepo says "I am only three
times my son's age. My father is 40 years more than twice my age. Together the
three of us are a mere 1240 years old." How old is Nepo?
One dog tells the other that there are two
dogs in front of me. The other one also shouts that he too had two behind him.
How many are they?
A man ate 100 bananas in five days, each day
eating 6 more than the previous day. How many bananas did he eat on the first
If it takes five minutes to boil one egg,
how long will it take to boil four eggs?
The minute hand of a clock overtakes the
hour hand at intervals of 64 minutes of correct time. How much a day does the
clock gain or lose?
Solve for x and y: 1/x - 1/y = 1/3, 1/x2 +
1/y2 = 5/9.
Daal is now being sold at Rs. 20 a kg.
During last month its rate was Rs. 16 per kg. By how much percent should a
family reduce its consumption so as to keep the expenditure fixed?
Find the least value of 3x + 4y if x2y3 = 6.
Can you find out what day of the week was
January 12, 1979?
A garrison of 3300 men has provisions for 32
days, when given at a rate of 850 grams per head. At the end of 7 days a
reinforcement arrives and it was found that now the provisions will last 8 days
less, when given at the rate of 825 grams per head. How, many more men can it
From 5 different green balls, four different
blue balls and three different red balls, how many combinations of balls can be
chosen taking at least one green and one blue ball?
Three pipes, A, B, & C are attached to a
tank. A & B can fill it in 20 & 30 minutes respectively while C can empty it in
15 minutes. If A, B & C are kept open successively for 1 minute each, how soon
will the tank be filled?
A person walking 5/6 of his usual rate is 40
minutes late. What is his usual time?