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## Aptitude test for IT jobs

Multiple choice aptitude questions and answers for IT jobs. These are model questions that are frequently asked during IT related interview

1. A shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 36 and incurs a loss of 10 %. At what price should the shopkeeper sell it to gain 30 % ? (in Rs)

45.5
65
58.5
52

2. The price of groudnuts increased by x%per week over 2 successive weeks. If at the begining, 2 Kgs were available for Rs 80 and after 2 weeks they were available for Rs 105.80, what is the value of x?

1.5
115
15
11.5

3. 15 men take 21 days of 8 hours each to do a piece of work. How many days of 6 hours each would 21 women take, if 3 women do as much work as 2 men?

20
18
25
30

4. A wheel makes 1000 revolutions in covering a distance of 88 km. The diameter of the wheel is:

24 m
40 m
28 m
14 m

5. The angle of elevation of the sun, when the length of the shadow of a tree is 1 times the height of the tree, is:

30
45
60
90

6. A pole of height h = 50 ft has a shadow of length l = 28.87 ft at a particular instant of time. Find the angle of elevation (in degrees) of the sun at this point of time.

30
45
60
90

7. Two men on the same side of a tall building notice the angle of elevation to the top of the building to be 30° and 60° respectively. If the height of the building is known to be h =60 m, find the distance (in meters) between the two men.

70
69.28
71.28
72.28

8. Find the L.C.M. of 72, 108 and 2100.

38800
37800
38880
37870

9. Find the L.C.M. of 16, 24, 36, 54.

432
426
428
434

10. Which of the following fractions is greater than 3/4 and less than 5/6?

1/2
2/3
4/5
9/10

11. 3889 + 12.952 - ? = 3854.002

47.95
47.92
46.94
47.94

12. 0.45678x0.87654=?

0.400385
0.438500
0.403850
0.485300

13. (3.638 X 4.67) / (0.638 X 0.67) =?

39.745
3.9745
397.45
.39745

14. If 222567/0.00024=x, then value of 222567/24 is

x/10
10x
x/100
x/1000

15. How many kgs. of wheat costing Rs. 10 per kg must be mixed with 42 kg of rice costing Rs. 6.50 per kg so that 30% gain may be obtained by selling the mixture at Rs. 8.40 per kg?

7.40 kg
8.45 kg
6.46 kg
7.70 kg

16. How many kilograms of sugar costing Rs. 8 per kg must be mixed with 30 Kg of sugar costing Rs. 15 per kg so that there may be a gain of 30% by selling the mixture at Rs. 13 per kg?

70 kg
72 kg
75 kg
77 kg

17. A container contains 30 liters of milk. From this container 5 liter of milk was taken out and replaced by water. This process was repeated further two times. How much milk is now contained by the container?

18.45 liter
23.44 liter
17.36 liter
21.87 liter

18. When 35 is subtracted from X, it reduces to its 80%. Find out the value of 4/5 of X.

70
120
140
160

19. Two numbers add up to give a total of 2490. 6.5% of one number is equal to 8.5% of the other. Find the numbers.

1501, 989
1479, 1011
1401, 1089
1411, 1079

20. Each side of a square is increased by 25%. What is the percentage change in the area?

25%
50%
56.25%
55%

#### Discussion

• Aptitude test for IT jobs -Aptitude test (10/09/13)
• 21. A man bought 6 pencils for Rs 5 and sold them at 5 pencils for Rs. 6. Calculate his gain percentage

30%
33%
33.33%
44%

22. Moving at the average speed of 40 kmph, a train reaches its destination on time while running at a speed of 35 kmph it is 15 minutes late. Calculate the length of the journey.

30 km
40 km
60 km
70 km

23. A 240 m long train took 24 seconds to pass an electric pole. How long will it take to pass a 650m long platform?

65 sec
89 sec
100 sec
150 sec

24. A boat travels 26 km downstream and 14 km upstream in same time. Its speed in still water is 10 kmph. Find the speed of the stream.

4 kmph
3 kmph
2 kmph
None of these

25. C.P of 12 pens = S.P. of 8 pens. Calculate the gain percentage.

25%
33%
37%
50%

26. Three numbers are in the ratio 3:4:5. The sum of their squares is Rs 1250. What is the sum of numbers?

40
50
60
90

27. A speed of a 800 m long train is 78 kmph. It crosses a tunnel in 1 minute. What is the length of the tunnel?

130 m
360 m
500 m
600 m

28. x% of x is 36. Find the value of x.

60
600
360
36

29. Sum of a number and its square is 182. What is the number?

14
13
26
28

30. The ratio between S.P and C.P. is 7:5. What is the ratio between profit and C.P.

2:7
5:2
2:5
None of these