# General Aptitude Questions

**23-The average weight of 29 students is 28 kg. By the admission of a new student, the average weight is reduced to 27.8 kg. The weight of the new student is**

(A) 22 kg

(B) 21.6 kg

(C) 22.4 kg

(D) 21 kg

**24-One year ago, a father was four times as old as his son. In 6 years time, his age exceeds twice his sonâ€™s age by 9 years. The ratio of their present ages is**

(A) 9:2

(B) 11:3

(C) 12:5

(D) 13:4

**25-There would be 10% loss, if a toy is sold at Rs. 10.80. At what price should it be sold to earn a profit of 20%?**

(A) Rs. 12.00

(B) Rs. 12.96

(C) Rs. 14.40

(D) Rs. 15.10

**26-The total sales for a business in a certain year were Rs. 1, 50,000. What were the sales in June, if June sales were half the monthly average?**

(A) Rs. 6,250

(B) Rs. 48,000

(C) Rs. 12,500

(D) Rs. 15,000

**27-A wheel rotates 10 times every minute and moves 20 cm during each rotation. How many centimeters does the wheel move in one hour?**

(A) 600

(B) 1200

(C) 6000

(D) 12000

**28-A and B can do a piece of work in 18 days; B and C can do it in 24 days; A and C can do it in 36 days. In how many days can they do it all working together?**

(A) 12

(B) 13

(C) 16

(D) 26

**29-If a man running at 15 kmph crosses a bridge in 5 minutes, then the length of bridge is **

(A) 550 m

(B) 1050 m

(C) 1250 m

(D) 1500 m

**30-A train crosses a platform 100m long in 60 seconds at a speed of 45 kmph. The time taken by the train to cross an electric pole is**

(A) 8 seconds

(B) 18 seconds

(C) 42 seconds

(D) 52 seconds

**31-A sum of money at a simple interest amounts to Rs. 2,240 in 2 years and to Rs. 2,600 in 5 years. What is the principal amount? **

(A) Rs. 1,520

(B) Rs. 1,880

(C) Rs. 2,000

(D) Rs. 2,120

**32-Anita got 178 marks and failed by 22 marks. To pass she had to secure 40% marks. What were the maximum marks?**

(A) 300

(B) 400

(C) 500

(D) 600

**33-If the circumference of a circle is 353 metres, then its area (in sq. m) is**

(A) 5986

(B) 6589

(C) 8956

(D) 9865

**ANSWERS:**

**23-(A), 24-(D), 25-(C), 26-(A), 27-(D), 28-(C), 29-(C), 30-(D), 31-(C), 32-(C), 33-(D)**