# Recent questions tagged quantitative-aptitude

1401
What is the least number of cuts required to cut a cube into 84 identical pieces, assuming all cuts are made parallel to the faces of the cube? 11 12 13 10
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1402
Ganesh and Sarath were given a quadratic equation in x to solve. Ganesh made a mistake in copying the constant term of the equation and got a root as 12. Sarath made a mistake in copying the coefficient of x as well as the constant term and got a root ... they committed were only in copying the signs. The difference between the roots of the original equation is 2 10 4 Cannot be determined.
1403
Three friends - A, B and C - go boating in a stream and decide to play a game. B and C are at a point X at time t =0 seconds. B is on a boat which is floating with the stream and C is on a boat which is anchored at X. Both B and C release paper boats at ... water is thrice the speed of the stream. Find the total number of paper boats collected by A, if B reaches Y at t = 132 seconds. 26 23 24 21
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1404
A is a non-empty set having n elements. P and Q are two subsets of A, such that P is a subset of Q. Find the number of ways of choosing the subsets P and Q. 4 n 3 n 2 n n 2
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1405
Had a trader bought an item at 10% less and sold it at 10% more, he would have doubled his profit percentage. What was the original profit percentage?
1406
A rectangle MNOQ is drawn and length 'NO' is extended to a point R and a triangle QPR is drawn, with Angle ORP = 45º and side S and T are the midpoints of sides QR and PR respectively. If ST = 6 units, the area ( in sq.cm) of the rectangle is 112 144 288 256
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1407
In a casino, there were three different coloured tokens - Red, Green, and Blue - with face values of Rs.20, Rs.50 and Rs.100 respectively. The total worth of all the tokens in the casino was Rs.18,500. On a busy day, when the tokens were not sufficient, all ... number of tokens per colour is equal to the number of Green tokens, then find the total number of tokens in the casino. 150 180 270 288
1408
If x and y are positive integers less than 8, how many distinct values can the expression ( 3x + 7y ) take? 49 28 21 36
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1409
What was the approximate range in CPI values in 2001? 8 9 10 11 12 What was the mean percentage change in CPI for all countries from the previous year in 1998? 3 4 5 6 7 If the printer cost 200 US Dollars in 1996 how much would it cost in 2000 assuming the price grew in line with US changes in CPI? 216 219 222 225 228
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1410
Which company had the widest range of share prices over the 5 years? Pilemin Airlines RentaBanga Rupt Bank Cash Casinos Stackem Supermarts Which year had the widest range of Share prices? 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 Between 2002 and 2006 what was the approximate total change in share prices ... be the change in average share price for all these companies between 2006 & 2007? 11 p 15 p 19 p 23 p 27 p
1411
What was the percentage increase in the price of oil between 1998 and 2006? 4.83% 48.3% 51.3% 4.13% 5.13% If the total oil supply had grown at the same rate as the former USSR oil supply between 2000 and 2006 how much would this have exceeded the ... was the largest combined change in supply from the previous year for OPEC, the former USSR and other Non-OECD countries? 2000 2003 2004 2005 2006
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1412
How many Dollars was one Euro worth in may? 1.15 1.20 1.25 1.30 1.35 What was the percentage drop in the value of the pound compared to the Euro over the year? 6 8 10 12 14 If u converted 67 Euros to pounds in February, how many Dollars (to the nearest Dollar) would this be worth in November? 87 89 91 93 95
1413
What is the total income in pounds of the taxi driver for the whole year? 11,592 12,192 12,692 12,992 13,192 What is the total expenditure over the year to the nearest pound? 9,353 9,953 10,453 10,953 11,523 What is her average excess of income over expenditure per month to the nearest pound? 6 16 36 56 76
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1414
You get a wage increase of 4% plus an extra five pounds per week. Your present wages are 250 pounds per week. What will your new wage be in pounds? 260 265 270 275 280
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1415
An aircraft files 930 miles in 75 minutes. How many miles does it fly in 4 hours 45 minutes assuming a constant speed? 3112 3477 3512 3522 3534
1416
A car left Canterbury at 7:12 am and arrived in Birmingham, 180 miles distant at 10:57 am. What is the average speed in miles per hour? 42 44 46 48 50
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1417
A has a side wall of the dimensions shown. Calculate the area of the wall in square feet. 24 27 28 30 36
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1418
If oranges cost 5 for 75c how many can you buy for \$2.70? (Assuming they can be bought singly)? 15 16 17 18 19
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