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Aptitude & Logical Reasoning Quiz -16

Look at this series: 5.2, 4.8, 4.4, 4, ... What number should come next?

Explanation:
In this simple subtraction series, each number decreases by 0.4.

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

Explanation:
Dodge, duck, and avoid are all synonyms meaning evade. Flee means to run away from.

An Informal Gathering occurs when a group of people get together in a casual, relaxed manner. Which situation below is the best example of an Informal Gathering?

Explanation:
After getting some good news, Jeremy and a few friends casually get together for a drink after work, thereby having an informal gathering. Choices a and c describe more formal types of gatherings. Choice d describes a chance or coincidental kind of meeting.

Play is to actor as concert is to ?

Explanation:
An actor performs in a play. A musician performs at a concert. Choices a, c, and d are incorrect because none is people who perform.

A goods train runs at the speed of 72 kmph and crosses a 250 m long platform in 26 seconds. What is the length of the goods train?

Explanation:
Speed = (72 x 5/18) m/sec = 20 m/sec.
Time = 26 sec.
Let the length of the train be x metres.
Then,x + 250= 2026
x + 250 = 520
x = 270.