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CAT 1996 | Question: 145
In a mile race Akshay can be given a start of 128 meters by Balram. If Balram can give Chetan a start of $4$ metres in a $100$ metres dash, then who out of Akshay and Chetan will win a race of one and halfmile, and what will be the final lead given by the ... (One mile is. $1600$ metres). Akshay, $1/12$ miles Chetan, $1/32$ miles Akshay, $1/24$ miles Chetan, $1/16$ miles
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CAT 1996 | Question: 144
In a watch, the minute hand crosses the hour hand for the third time exactly after every 3 hrs 18 mm 15 seconds of watch time. What is the time gained or lost by this watch in one day? 14 mm 10 seconds lost 13 mm 50 seconds lost 13 min 20 second gained 14 mm 40 second gained.
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CAT 1996 | Question: 143
A man has nine friends, four boys and five girls. In how many ways can he invite them, if there have to be exactly three girls in the invitees? $320$ $150$ $80$ $200$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 142
Instead of a metre scale, a cloth merchant uses a $120$ cm scale while buying, but uses an 80 cm scale while selling the same cloth. If he offers a discount of $20$ percent on cash payment, what is his overall percent profit? $20$% $25$% $40$% $15$%
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CAT 1996 | Question: 141
A man travels form A to B at a speed of x kmph. He then rests at B or x hours. He then travels from B to C at a speed of $2x$ kmph and rests at C for $2x$ hours. He moves further to D at a speed twice as that between B and C. He thus reaches D in 16 hours ... C, C-D are all equal to $12$ km. the time for which he rested at B could be: $3$ hours $6$ hours $2$ hours $4$ hours
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CAT 1996 | Question: 140
A watch dealer incurs an expense of Rs $150$ for producing every watch. He also incurs an additional expenditure of Rs. $30,000$ ... season in order to break even, given that he is able to sell all the watches produced? $500$ $700$ $800$ $1,000$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 139
A watch dealer incurs an expense of Rs $150$ for producing every watch. He also incurs an additional expenditure of Rs. $30,000$, which is independent of the number of watches produced. If he is able to sell a watch during the season, he sells it for Rs. $250$. If he ... season. then in the season he has made a profit of Rs. $90,000$ Rs. $75,000$ Rs. $45,000$ Rs. $60,000$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 138
If x is a positive integer such that. $2x + 12$ is perfectly divisibly by $x$, then the number of possible values of $x$ is: $2$ $5$ $6$ $12$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 137
I bought $5$ pens, $7$ pencils and $4$ erasers. Rajan bought $6$ pens, $8$ erasers and $14$ pencils for an amount which was half more than what I had paid. What percent of the total amount paid by me was paid for the pens? $37.5$% $625$% $50$% None of these
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CAT 1996 | Question: 136
If ABCD is a square and BCE is an equilateral triangle, what is the measure of the angle DEC? $15 ^{\circ}$ $30 ^{\circ}$ $0 ^{\circ}$ $45 ^{\circ}$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 135
In a locality, two-thirds of the people have cable-TV, one-fifth have VCR, and one-tenth have both, what is the fraction of people having either cable TV or VCR? $19/30$ $3/5$ $17/30$ $23/30$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 134
The figures shows a circle of diameter AB and radius $6.5$ cm. If chord CA is $5$ cm long, find the area of triangle ABC. $60$ sq.cm. $30$ sq.cm $40$ sq.cm. $52$ sq.cm.
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CAT 1996 | Question: 133
X, Y and Z wish to go from place A to place B, which are separated by a distance of $70$ km. All the three persons start off together form A, with X and Y going by Luna at a speed of $20$ kmph. X drops V somewhere along the way and returns to pick up Z ... same time. For how long does X travel alone over the entire journey? $2.5$ hours $1.0$ hour $2.0$ hours $1.5$ hours.
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CAT 1996 | Question: 132
X, Y and Z wish to go from place A to place B, which are separated by a distance of $70$ km. All the three persons start off together form A, with X and Y going by Luna at a speed of $20$ kmph. X drops V somewhere along the way and returns to pick up Z who ... the same time. After how much time is Y dropped on the way by X? $2.0$ hours $3.0$ hours $2.5$ hours $1.5$ hours
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CAT 1996 | Question: 131
X, Y and Z wish to go from place A to place B, which are separated by a distance of $70$ km. All the three persons start off together form A, with X and Y going by Luna at a speed of $20$ kmph. X drops V somewhere along the way and returns to pick up Z who has ... the same time. How long does it take them to go from A to B? $6.0$ hours $6.5$ hours $7.0$ hours $14.0$ hours
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CAT 1996 | Question: 130
X, Y and Z wish to go from place A to place B, which are separated by a distance of $70$ km. All the three persons start off together form A, with X and Y going by Luna at a speed of $20$ kmph. X drops V somewhere along the way and returns to pick up ... three of them reach B at the same time. What is the total distance travelled by X? $130$ km $140$ km $110$ km $90$ km
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CAT 1996 | Question: 129
X, Y and Z wish to go from place A to place B, which are separated by a distance of $70$ km. All the three persons start off together form A, with X and Y going by Luna at a speed of $20$ kmph. X drops V somewhere along the way and returns to pick up Z who ... three of them reach B at the same time. How much distance is covered by Z on foot? $25$ km $10$ km $20$ km $15$ km
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CAT 1996 | Question: 128
If n is any odd number greater than $1$, then the largest number that divides $n(n^{2} - 1)$ is: $48$ $24$ $6$ None of these
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CAT 1996 | Question: 127
The points of intersection of three lines, $2X + 3Y - 5 = 0, 5X - 7Y + 2 = 0$, and $9X-5Y-4 =0$: form a triangle. are on lines perpendicular to each other. are on lines parallel to each other. are coincident.
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CAT 1996 | Question: 126
A cube of side $12$ cm is painted red on all the faces and then cut into smaller cubes, each of side $3$ cm. What is the total number of smaller cubes having none of their faces painted? $16$ $8$ $12$ $24$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 125
The cost of a diamond varies directly as the square of its weight. Once, this diamond broke into four pieces with weights in the ratio $1 : 2 : 3 : 4$. When the pieces were sold, the merchant got Rs. $70,000$ less. Find the original price of the diamond. Rs. $1.4$ lakh Rs. $2.0$ lakh Rs. $1.0$ lakh Rs. $2.1$ lakh
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CAT 1996 | Question: 124
In a locality, there are five small towns, $A, B, C, D$ and $E$. The distances of these towns from each other are as follows: $AB=2km AC=2km AD>2km AE>3km BC=2km$ $BD=4km BE=3km CD=2km CE=3km DE>3km$. If a ration shop is to be set up within $3$ km of each city, how many ratio shops will be required? $1$ $2$ $3$ $4$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 123
In a locality, there are five small towns, $A, B, C, D$ and $E$. The distances of these towns from each other are as follows: $AB=2km AC=2km AD>2km AE>3km BC=2km$ $BD=4km BE=3km CD=2km CE=3km DE>3km$. If a ration shop is to be set up within $2$ km of each city, how many ration shops will be required? $2$ $3$ $4$ $5$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 122
A salesman enters the quantity sold and the price into the computer. Both the numbers are two-digit numbers. Once, by mistake, both the numbers were entered with their digits interchanged. The total sales value remained the same, i.e. Rs. $1148$, but the inventory reduced by $54$. What is the actual quantity sold? 28 14 82 41
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CAT 1996 | Question: 121
A salesman enters the quantity sold and the price into the computer. Both the numbers are two-digit numbers. Once, by mistake, both the numbers were entered with their digits interchanged. The total sales value remained the same, i.e. Rs. $1148$, but the inventory reduced by $54$. What is the actual price per piece? $82$ $28$ $56$ $14$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 120
$A, S, M$ and $D$ are functions of $x$ and $y$, and they are defined as follows: $A(x, y) = x + y$ $S(x, y) = x - y$ $M(x, y) = xy$ $D(x, y) = x/y$, where $y \neq 0$. A man travels three-fifths of distance $AB$ at a speed of $3a$, and the remaining at a ... $B$ to $A$ and back at a speed of $5c$ in the same time, then: $1/a+1/b=1/c$ $a+b=c$ $1/a + 1/b=2/c$ None of these
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CAT 1996 | Question: 119
A, S, M and Dare functions of x and y, and they are defined as follows: $A(x, y) + x + y$ $S(x, y) = x - y$ $M(x, y) = xy$ $D(x, y) = x/y$, where $y \neq 0$. Which of the following value of x do not satisfy the inequality $x^{2}-3x+2>0$ at all? $1\leq x \leq 2$ $-1 \geq x \geq -2$ $0 \leq x \leq 2$ $0 \geq x \geq -2$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 118
A, S, M and Dare functions of x and y, and they are defined as follows: $A(x, y) + x + y$ $S(x, y) = x - y$ $M(x, y) = xy$ $D(x, y) = x/y$, where $y \neq 0$. The figure shows a rectangle ABCD with a semi-circle and circle inscribed inside it as shown. What ... of the circle to that the semi-circle? $(\sqrt{2}-1)^{2}$ $2(\sqrt{2}-1)^{2}$ $(\sqrt{2}-1)^{2}/2$ None of these.
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CAT 1996 | Question: 117
A, S, M and Dare functions of x and y, and they are defined as follows: $A(x, y) + x + y$ $S(x, y) = x - y$ $M(x, y) = xy$ $D(x, y) = x/y$, where $y \neq 0$. What is the value of S(M(D(A(a, b), 2), D(A(a, b),2)), M(D(S(a, b), 2), D(S(a, b),2))) $a^{2} b^{2}$ $ab$ $a^{2} –b^{2}$ $a/b$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 116
A, S, M and Dare functions of x and y, and they are defined as follows: $A(x, y) + x + y$ $S(x, y) = x - y$ $M(x, y) = xy$ $D(x, y) = x/y$, where $y \neq 0$. What is the value of $M(M(A(M(x, y),S(y,x)), x),A(y, x))$ for $x = 2, y = 3$ $50$ $140$ $25$ $70$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 115
In triangle ABC, angle B is a right angle. If AC is 6 cm, and D is the mid-point of side AC, the length of BD is: $4$ cm $6$ cm $3$ cm $3.5$ cm
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CAT 1996 | Question: 114
The price of a Maruti car rises by $30$% while the sales of the car came down by $20$%. What is the percent change in the total revenue? $–4$ $–2$ $+4$ $0$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 113
I sold two watches for Rs. $300$ each, one at a loss of $10$% and the other at a profit of $10$%. What is the percent loss $(–)$ or the percent profit $(+)$ that resulted from the transaction? $(+) 10$ $(–) 1$ $(+) 1$ $0$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 112
Given the quadratic equation $x^{2}-(A-3) x- (A-2) = 0$, for what value of $A$ will the sum of the squares of the roots be zero? $-2$ $3$ $6$ None of these
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CAT 1996 | Question: 111
Once I had been to the post-office to buy stamps of five rupees, two rupees and one rupee. I paid the clerk Rs $20$, and since he did not have change, he gave me three more stamps of one rupee. If the number of stamps of each type that I had ordered initially was more than one, what was the total number of stamps that I bought? $10$ $9$ $12$ $8$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 110
If a number $774958A96B$ is to be divisible by $8$ and $9$, the values of A and B. respectively, will be: $7,8$ $8,0$ $5,8$ None of these
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CAT 1996 | Question: 109
A closed wooden box of thickness $0.5$ cm and length $21$ cm, width $11$ cm, and height $6$ cm, is panted on the inside. The cost of painting is Rs $70$. What is the rate of painting in rupees per sq. cm? $0.7$ $0.5$ $0.1$ $0.2$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 108
Out of two-thirds of the total number of basket-ball matches, a team has won $17$ matches and lost $3$ of them. What is the maximum number of matches that the team can lose and still win three-fourths of the total number of matches, if it is true that no match can end in a tie? $4$ $6$ $5$ $3$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 107
Two liquids A and B are in the ratio $5: 1$ in container $1$ and in container $2$, they are in the ratio $1: 3$. In what ratio should the contents of the two containers be mixed so as to obtain a mixture of A and B in the ratio $1 : 1$? $2:3$ $4:3$ $3:2$ $3:4$
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CAT 1996 | Question: 106
From a circular sheet of paper with a radius of 20 cm, four circles of radius 5cm each are cut out. What is the ratio of the paper left to the area of the circles? $1:3$ $4:1$ $3:1$ $4:3$
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