# Top 20 Aptitude Test Questions Practice Test Questions

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1. The diagonal of a rectangle is 41 cm and its area is 20 sq. cm. The perimeter of the rectangle must be: A. 9 cm
B. 18 cm
C. 20 cm
D. 41 cm

Direction (for Q.Nos. 2 - 4):
Insert the missing number.

2. 2, 6, 12, 20, 30, 42, 56, (....)

A. 61
B. 64
C. 72
D. 70

3. 2, 4, 12, 48, 240, (....)

A. 960
B. 1440
C. 1080
D. 1920

4. 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36, 49, (....)

A. 54
B. 56
C. 64
D. 81

5. The difference between simple and compound interests compounded annually on a certain sum of money for 2 years at 4% per annum is Re. 1. The sum (in Rs.) is:

A. 625
B. 630
C. 640
D. 650

Direction (for Q.No. 6):
Each of the questions given below consists of a question followed by three statements. You have to study the question and the statements and decide which of the statement(s) is/are necessary to answer the question.

6. What is the present age of Tanya?

I. The ratio between the present ages of Tanya and her brother Rahul is 3 : 4 respectively.
II. After 5 years the ratio between the ages of Tanya and Rahul will be 4 : 5.
III. Rahul is 5 years older than Tanya.

A. I and II only
B. II and III only
C. I and III only
D. All I, II and III
E. Any two of the three

7. Eight people are planning to share equally the cost of a rental car. If one person withdraws from the arrangement and the others share equally the entire cost of the car, then the share of each of the remaining persons increased by:

A. 17
B. 18
C. 19
D. 78

8. The present worth of Rs. 1404 due in two equal half-yearly installments at 8% per annum simple interest is:

A. Rs. 1325
B. Rs. 1300
C. Rs. 1350
D. Rs. 1500

Direction (for Q.No. 9):
Find the odd man out.

9. 10, 14, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26

A. 26
B. 24
C. 21
D. 18

Direction (for Q.No. 10):
Each of the questions given below consists of a question followed by three statements. You have to study the question and the statements and decide which of the statement(s) is/are necessary to answer the question.

10. If both the pipes are opened, how many hours will be taken to fill the tank?

I. The capacity of the tank is 400 litres.
II. The pipe A fills the tank in 4 hours.
III. The pipe B fills the tank in 6 hours.

A. Only I and II
B. Only II and III
C. All I, II and III
D. Any two of the three
E. Even with all the three statements, answer cannot be given.

11. Two pipes A and B together can fill a cistern in 4 hours. Had they been opened separately, then B would have taken 6 hours more than A to fill the cistern. How much time will be taken by A to fill the cistern separately?

A. 1 hour
B. 2 hours
C. 6 hours
D. 8 hours

12. What will be the ratio of simple interest earned by certain amount at the same rate of interest for 6 years and that for 9 years?

A. 1 : 3
B. 1 : 4
C. 2 : 3
E. None of these

13. A train speeds past a pole in 15 seconds and a platform 100 m long in 25 seconds. Its length is:

A. 50 m
B. 150 m
C. 200 m

14. The banker's gain of a certain sum due 2 years hence at 10% per annum is Rs. 24. The present worth is:

A. Rs. 480
B. Rs. 520
C. Rs. 600
D. Rs. 960

15. X and Y can do a piece of work in 20 days and 12 days respectively. X started the work alone and then after 4 days Y joined him till the completion of the work. How long did the work last?

A. 6 days
B. 10 days
C. 15 days
D. 20 days

16. Sakshi can do a piece of work in 20 days. Tanya is 25% more efficient than Sakshi. The number of days taken by Tanya to do the same piece of work is:

A. 15
B. 16
C. 18
D. 25

Direction (for Q.No. 17):
Each of the questions given below consists of a question followed by three statements. You have to study the question and the statements and decide which of the statement(s) is/are necessary to answer the question.

17. What is the area of the hall?

I.  Material cost of flooring per square metre is Rs. 2.50
II. Labour cost of flooring the hall is Rs. 3500
III. Total cost of flooring the hall is Rs. 14,500.

A. I and II only
B. II and III only
C. All I, II and III
D. Any two of the three
E. None of these

18. The greatest number which on dividing 1657 and 2037 leaves remainders 6 and 5 respectively, is:

A. 123
B. 127
C. 235
D. 305

19. In what ratio must water be mixed with milk to gain 16% on selling the mixture at cost price?

A. 1 : 6
B. 6 : 1
C. 2 : 3
D. 4 : 3

Direction (for Q.No. 20):
Each of these questions is followed by three statements. You have to study the question and all the three statements given to decide whether any information provided in the statement(s) is redundant and can be dispensed with while answering the given question.

20. What will be the ratio between ages of Sam and Albert after 5 years?

I. Sam's present age is more than Albert's present age by 4 years.
II. Albert's present age is 20 years.
III. The ratio of Albert's present age to Sam's present age is 5 : 6.

A. Any two of I, II and III
B. II only
C. III only
D. I or III only
E. II or III only