# (Paper) Aptitude Questions and Answers ( Set - 2 )

**Aptitude
Questions and Answers ( Set - 2 )**

**Section - A**

**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?**

**For a motorist there are
three ways going from City A to City C. By way of bridge the distance is 20
miles and toll is $0.75. A tunnel between the two cities is a distance of 10
miles and toll is $1.00 for the vehicle and driver and $0.10 for each passenger.
A two-lane highway without toll goes east for 30 miles to city B and then 20
miles in a northwest direction to City C.**

1. Which is the shortest route from B to C

1. Which is the shortest route from B to C

(a) Directly on toll free highway to City C

(b) The bridge

(c) The Tunnel

(d) The bridge or the tunnel

(e) The bridge only if traffic is heavy on the toll

free highway

Ans. (a)

**2. The most economical way of going from City A to
City B, in terms of toll and distance is to use the**

(a) tunnel

(b) bridge

(c) bridge or tunnel

(d) toll free highway

(e) bridge and highway

Ans. (a)

**3. Jim usually drives alone from City C to City A
every working day. His firm deducts a percentage of employee pay for lateness.
Which factor would most influence his choice of the bridge or the tunnel ?**

(a) Whether his wife goes with him

(b) scenic beauty on the route

(c) Traffic conditions on the road, bridge and tunnel

(d) saving $0.25 in tolls

(e) price of gasoline consumed in covering additional

10 miles on the

bridge

Ans. (a)

**4. In choosing between the use of the bridge and the
tunnel the chief factor(s) would be:**

I. Traffic and road conditions

II. Number of passengers in the car

III. Location of one's homes in the center or

outskirts of one of the

cities

IV. Desire to save $0.25

(a) I only

(b) II only

(c) II and III only

(d) III and IV only

(e) I and II only

Ans. (a)

**Section
- B**

**The letters A, B, C, D, E, F
and G, not necessarily in that order, stand for seven consecutive integers from
1 to 10**
D is 3 less than A

B is the middle term

F is as much less than B as C is greater than D

G is greater than F

1. The fifth integer is

1. The fifth integer is

(a) A

(b) C

(c) D

(d) E

(e) F

Ans. (a)

**2. A is as much greater than F as which integer is
less than G**

(a) A

(b) B

(c) C

(d) D

(e) E

Ans. (a)

**3. If A = 7, the sum of E and G is**

(a) 8

(b) 10

(c) 12

(d) 14

(e) 16

Ans. (a)

**4. A - F = ?**
(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

(e) Cannot be determined

Ans. (a)

**5. An integer T is as much greater than C as C
isgreater than E. T can be written as A + E. What is D?**

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 5

(e) Cannot be determined

Ans. (a)

**6. The greatest possible value of C is how much
greater than the smallest possible value of D?**

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 5

(e) 6

Ans. (a)