Aptitude & Logical Reasoning Quiz -16

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

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

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

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?

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 ?

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?

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.