# General Aptitude Questions

**12-If x=(1/3)y and y=(1/2)z; then x:y:z is equal to **

(A) 1 : 2 : 6

(B) 1 : 3 : 6

(C) 2 : 4 : 6

(D) 3 : 2 : 1

**13-One side of a rectangular field is 15m and one of its diagonals is 17m. The area of the field is**

(A) 150m^{2}

(B) 140m^{2}

(C) 130m^{2}

(D) 120m^{2}

**14-If a room is 12m long, 9m broad and 8m high, then the length of the longest pole that can be placed in it is**

(A) 17m

(B) 18m

(C) 20m

(D) None of these

**15-If ‘+’ means ‘x’, ‘x’ means ‘-‘, ‘-‘ means ‘/’, ‘/’ means ‘+’ then 18/4 + 3 x 2 – 2 =**

(A) 45

(B) 48

(C) 29

(D) 39

**16-The average present age of a man and his son is 35 years. The ratio of their ages is 5:2 respectively. Son’s present age is**

(A) 20 years

(B) 35 years

(C) 15 years

(D) 50 years

**17-4/7 of the birthday cake was eaten on your birthday. The next day, your dad ate ½ of what was left. You want to finish the cake now. Find out how much is left?**

(A) 1/4

(B) 3/2

(C) 3/4

(D) 3/14

**18-If x+2y=6 and x+y=10, then value of 2x+2y is**

(A) -4

(B) 6

(C) 10

(D) 20

**19-If A is B’s brother, B is C’s sister and C is D’s father, then D is A’s**

(A) brother

(B) sister

(C) nephew

(D) none of the above

**20-A man travels 3 kms towards east, then 2 kms towards north and again 2 kms towards east and finally 14 kms towards south. What is his nearest distance from the starting point?**

(A) 12 km

(B) 13 km

(C) 15 km

(D) 19 km

**21-Complete the series**

**1, 9, 17, 33, 49, 73, ?**

(A) 100

(B) 97

(C) 98

(D) 99

**22-JK : QR :: _ : _**

(A) ST : UV

(B) WX : ZY

(C) CF : JL

(D) BC : IJ

**ANSWERS:**

**12-(C), 13-(D), 14-(A), 15-(C), 16-(A), 17-(D), 18-(D), 19-(C), 20-(B), 21-(B), 22-(D)**