# Aptitude Questions For Railway SSC CGL SBI IBPS LIC NABARD Exams

**1. The LCM of two multiples of 12 is 1056. If one of the numbers is 132, the other number is**

A) 12

B) 72

C) 96

D) 132

**2. A number when divided by 192 gives a**

*What remainder would be obtained on dividing the same number by 16?*__remainder of 54.__
A) 2

B) 4

C) 6

D) 8

**3. Jyothi can do 3/4th of a job in 12 days. Mala is twice as**

*efficient as Jyothi.*In how many days will Mala finish the job?
A) 6

B) 8

C) 12

D) 16

**4. A is twice a**

__s g__

**ood a workman as****B and B is twice as good a workman as C. If A and B can together finish a piece of work in 4 days, then C can do it by himself in**

A) 6 days

B) 8 days

C) 24 days

D) 12 days

**5. Two solid cylinders of radii 4 cm and 5 cm and lengths 6 cm and 4 cm respectively are recast into cylindrical disc of thickness 1 cm. The radius of the disc is**

A) 7 cm

B) 14 cm

C) 21 cm

D) 28 cm

**6. A typist uses a sheet measuring 20cm by 30cm**

*If a margin of 2 cm is left on each side and a 3 cm margin on top and bottom, then percent of the page used for typing is*__lengthwise.__
A) 64%

B) 74%

C) 84%

D) 94%

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**7. A rectangular plot measuring 90 metres by 50 metres is to be
enclosed by wire fencing. If the poles of the fence are kept 5 metres apart,
how many poles will be needed?**

A) 56m

B) 65m

C) 34m

D) 36m

**8. A sector of 120 degrees, cut out from a circle, has an area of 66/7 sq cm. Find the radius of the circle.**

A) 1cm

B) 2cm

C) 3cm

D) 4cm

**9. Find the length of a rope by which a cow must be tethered in**

*order that it may be able to graze an area of 9856 sq meters.*
A) 56m

B) 16m

C) 14m

D) 76m

**10. In measuring the sides of a rectangle, one side is taken 5% in excess and the other 4% in deficit. Find the error percent in the area, calculate from the those measurements.**

A) .7%

B) 0.5%

C) 0.9%

D) 0.3%

**ANSWERS AND SOLUTION:**

1 (C) Let the numbers be 12x and 12y.

Their LCM = 12xy when x and y are prime to each other.

so Y = 1056/132 = 8 [12x = 132]

Other number = 12y

= 12 * 8 = 96

2 (C) Here, the first divisor 192 is a multiple of second divisor 16.

so Required remainder

= remainder obtained by dividing 54 by 16 = 6

3 (B) Jyothi can do 3/4 th of a job in 12 days.

Jyothi can do 1 job in (12 *4)/3 = 16 days.

As Mala is twice as efficient as Jyothi.

so Mala will finish the job in 8 days.

4 (C) According to the question,

If A takes x days to complete the work, B will take 2x days and C will take 4x days,

Now, (A + B)’s 1 day’s work

= 1/4

= 1/x + 1/2x= 1/4

= (2+1)/2x = 1/4

2x = 12

X = 6

C will complete the work in 24 days.

5 (B) Sum of the volumes of two cylinders

= πr1^2 h1+ πr2^2 h2

= 22/7 (4 * 4 * 6 + 5 * 5 * 4)

= 22/7 (96 + 100)

= 22/7 * 196 = 616 cm3

Let the radius of the disc be r cm.

so πr^2*1=616

= 22/7 * r^2 = 616

= r^2 = (616 * 7)/22 = 196

r = √196 = 14 cm

**6.(A)**

**7.(A)**

**8. (C)**

**9. (A)**

**10. (B)**

Aptitude Questions For Railway SSC CGL SBI IBPS LIC NABARD Exams
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