# (Paper) DSL Placement Question Papers Aptitude General Set-1

**Paper:
DSL Placement Question Papers
Aptitude General Set-1**

**1. What is the percentage represented by 0.03 * 0.05 ?**
(a)0.0015

(b)0.000015

(c)0.15

(d)15

**Ans.B**

**2. (x-a)(x-b)(x-c)....(x-z) = ?**
(a) 1

(b) -1

(c) 0

(d) Can,t be determined

**Ans.**C

**3. If a = 1, b = 2, c = 3.......z = 26 what is the value of p+q+r ?**
(a)33

(b)51

(c)52

(d)48

**Ans.**B

**4. A is 8 miles east of B.
C is 10 miles north of B.
D is 13 miles east of C and E is 2 miles north of D.
Find shortest distance between A and E.**

(a) 5 miles

(b) 6miles

(c) 13 miles

(d) 18 miles

**Ans.**C

**5. If z = 1, y = 2.......a = 26. Find the value of z + y + x + .......+a.**
(a) 351

(b) 221

(c) 400

(d) 200

**Ans.**A

**6. There are 30 socks in a bag. Out of these 60 % are green and the rest are
blue. What is the maximum number of times that socks have to be taken out so
that atleast 1 blue pair is found.**
(a) 21

(b) 2

(c)18

(d) 20

**Ans.**D

**7. How many two digit numbers have their square ending with 8.**
(a) 13

(b) 12

(c) 0

(d) 11

**Ans.**C

**8. How many numbers are there between 100 and 300 with 2 in the end and 2 in
the beginning.**
(a) 10

(b) 9

(c) 11

(d) none of these

**Ans.**A

**9. 0.000006 * 0.0000007 = ?**
(a) 0.0000000042

(b) 0.000000000042

(c) 0.0000000000042

(d) 0.00000000000042

**Ans.**B

**10. You have Rs 1000 with 8% p.a compounded every 6 months. What is the total
interest you get after 1 year.**
(a) Rs.116.40

(b) Rs.345.60

(c) Rs.224.50

(d) Rs.160

**Ans.**A

**11. If x + y =12,
x - y = 2
Find x + 2y.**
(a) 12

(b) 17

(c) 14

(d) none of these

**Ans.**B

**12. With one gallon of petrol a person moves at a speed of 50 mph and covers
16 miles. 3/4th of the distance is covered while moving at 60 mph. How many
gallons does he need to cover 120 miles in 60 mph.**

**13. A tap drains at x speed while tap B is closed. When both taps are open
they drain at y speed. What is the speed of draining when only tap B** ** is open**

(a) x - y

(b) y-x

(c) x

(d) can,t be determined**Ans.** B

**14. What is twenty percent of 25 % of 20.**
(a) 2

(b)1

(c) 5

(d) 4

**Ans.**B

**15. A rectangle has the dimensions 6ft * 4ft. How many squares of 0.5 inches
will it need to completely fill it.**

(a) 32000

(b) 12824

(c) 13824

(d) 18324**Ans.** C

**Directions for questions 16-21: In each question,a series of letters
satisfying a certain pattern are given. Identify the pattern and then find the
letter/letters that will come in place of the blank/blanks.
16. a, c, e, g, _**
(a) h

(b) i

(c) d

(d) j

**Ans.**B

**17.
a, e, i, m, q, u, _, _**(a) y, c

(b) b, f

(c) g, i

(d) none

**Ans.**A

**18. ay , bz , cw , dx ,__**
(a) gu

(b) ev

(c) fv

(d) eu

**Ans.**D

**19. 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, __**
(a) 15

(b) 9

(c) 13

(d) 12

**Ans.**13 , series of prime numbers

**20. kp , lo , mn , __**
(a) nm

(b) np

(c) op

(d) pq

**Ans.**A

**21. abc , zyx , def , wvu , ___**
(a) ghi

(b) tsr

(c) ihg

(d) str

**Ans.**A

**22. How is my mother,s sister,s brother,s wife,s child related to me?**
(a) brother

(b) uncle

(c) cousin

(d) nephew

**Ans.**A

**23.What will my mother,s husband,s father-in-law,s son,s daughter to me?**
(a) niece

(b) aunt

(c) sister

(d) none of these

**Ans.**D

**24. A person travels 12 km in the southward direction and then travels 5 km
to the right. He then travels 5 km to the right and then travels 15 km towards
the right and finally travels 5km towards the east. How far is he from his
starting place?**
(a) 5km

(b) 3m

(c) 3.5km

(d) 4km

**Ans.**(b)

**25. A person travels towards east from his house and travels a distance of 3
meters. He then ran a distance of 7 meters southwards and then travels towards
east a distance of 3 meter Finally he travels southwards a distance of 10
meters.What is his vertical distance from his house?**
(a) 10

(b) 17

(c) 12

(d) none of these

**Ans.**B