Aptitude & Logical Reasoning Quiz – 6

Arrange the words given below in a meaningful sequence.
1 .Presentation 2. Recommendation 3. Arrival 4.Discussion 5.Introduction

Explanation: The correct order is :
Arrival - 3
Introduction - 5
Presentation -1
Discussion -4

If 'eraser' is called 'box', 'box' is called 'pencil', 'pencil' is called 'sharpener', and 'sharpener' is called 'bag', what will a child write with?

Explanation: A child will write with a 'pencil', and pencil is called 'sharpener'. So, a child will write with a 'sharpener'.

If you’re a fitness walker, there is no need for a commute to a health club. Your neighborhood can be your health club. You don’t need a lot of fancy equipment to get a good workout either. All you need is a well-designed pair of athletic shoes. This paragraph best supports the statement that

Explanation: By stating that fitness walking does not require a commute to a health club, the author stresses the convenience of this form of exercise. The paragraph also states that fitness walking will result in a good workout. Choice a is incorrect because no comparison to weight lifting is made. Choice b may seem like a logical answer, but the paragraph only refers to people who are fitness walkers, so for others, a health club might be a good investment. Choice c is not in the passage. Although choice d seems logical, the paragraph does not indicate that the wrong shoes will produce major injuries.

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?

Explanation: 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

If 5 women or 8 girls can do a work in 84 days. In how many days can 10 women and 5 girls can do the same work?

Explanation: Given that 5 women is equal to 8 girls to complete a work.
So, 10 women = 16 girls.
Therefore 10 women + 5 girls = 16 girls + 5 girls = 21 girls.
8 girls can do a work in 84 days than 21 girls can do a work in (8*84/21) = 32 days.
Therefore 10 women and 5 girls can a work in 32 days


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