Aptitude & Logical Reasoning Quiz -24

Exercise is to gym as eating is to…….?

A gym is a place where people exercise. A restaurant is a place where people eat. Food (choice a) is not the answer because it is something people eat, not a place or location where they eat. The answer is not choice b or c because neither represents a place where people eat.

Statement: Because of the large number of potholes in road X, reaching airport in time has become difficult.
Reaching airport in time may not be always necessary.
There is no other convenient road to the airport.

The statement presents the issue of 'not reaching airport in time' as a problem. This means that reaching airport in time is necessary. So, I is not implicit. Besides, it is mentioned that reaching airport in time has become difficult due to large number of potholes in road X. This implies that road X is the only possible way. So, II is implicit.

Worker A takes 8 hours to do a job. Worker B takes 10 hours to do the same job. How long it take both A & B, working together but independently, to do the same job?

: A's one hour work = 1/8.
B's one hour work = 1/10.
(A+B)'s one hour work = 1/8+1/10 = 9/40.
Both A & B can finish the work in 40/9 days

Here are some words translated from an artificial language.
gemolinea means fair warning
gerimitu means report card
gilageri means weather report
Which word could mean "fair weather"?

Gemo means fair; linea means warning; geri means report;mitumeans card; and gilameans weather. Thus, gemogila is the correct choice.

A train 150 m long is running at a speed of 68 kmph. How long does it take to pass a man who is running at 8 kmph in the same direction as the train?

Speed of the train relative to man = (68 - 8) kmph
= (60* 5/18) m/sec = (50/3)m/sec
Time taken by the train to cross the man
= Time taken by It to cover 150 m at 50/3 m / sec = 150 *3/ 50 sec = 9sec