# Dotcom Placement Paper - Analytical and logical reasoning question

## Dotcom Placement Paper - Analytical and logical reasoning question

It has been observed that the students can expect objective type of question in this section. The students are expected to select the correct option.

For each correct answer the students get one mark. There is no negative marking in this paper.
Here are a few questions asked in the written test of Dotcom

1. Andrea is the sister of Bonny, Bonny is the brother of Clinton, Clinton is the son of Dylan. How is Dylan related to Andrea?

(A) Mother
(B) Daughter
(C) Son
(D) Uncle

2. From the following words given below, choose the odd one out:

(A) Insipid
(B) Salty
(C) Sweet
(D) Spicy

3. Who is the mother in the group of six persons P, Q, R, S , T and U. R is the sister of F. Q is the brother of T's husband. S is the father of P and grandfather of U. There are two fathers, three brothers and a mother in the group.

(A)P
(B) Q
(C)R
(D) U

4. Naman started from point M and travelled forward 8 km up to point N, then turned right and travelled 5 km up to point R, then turned right and travelled 7 Km up to point P and then turned towards right and travelled 5 km up to Q. Find the distance between points Q and M?

(A) 4 km
(B) 1 km
(C) 2 km
(D) 3 km

5. In the series given below what would be the last letters: AZBY : DWEV : HSIR :?

(A) KPOL
(B) JQKO
(C) KOLP
(D) KPLO

6. If 24 × 23 × 35 = 658 13.11 × 12 × 13 = 234, then what will be the output of 31 × 43 × 54 =?

(A) 974
(B) 497
(C) 479
(D) 749

7. Choose the word which names the necessary part of the given word: Bonus

(A) Employer
(B) Raise
(C) Employer
(D) Cash

8. Find who has the costliest book if heavier books are costlier. Ishan’s book is heavier than Manesh’s and costlier than Rajesh’s. Nishant’s book is costlier than Ishan’s but lighter than Yogendra’s. Rajesh’s book is costlier than Manesh’s?

(A) Ishan
(B) Rajesh
(C) Yogendra
(D) Nishant

9. A shopkeeper has a sale of Rs. 6435, Rs. 6927, Rs. 6855, Rs. 7230 and Rs. 6562 for 5 consecutive months. How much sale must he have in the sixth month so that he gets an average sale of Rs. 6500?

(A) 4995
(B) 4991
(C) 4997
(D) 4992

10. The average weight of Amit, Binal and Cathy is 45 kg. If the average weight of Amit and Binal is 40 kg and that of Binal and Cathy be 43 kg, then the weight of Binal is

(A) 31 kgs
(B) 25 kgs
(C) 27 Kgs
(D) 35 kgs

11. Find out the missing number in the series 68: 130: ? : 350

(A) 240
(B) 222
(C) 216
(D) 210

12. Arrange the given words in the correct sequence or arrangement to get the correct order:

1. Seed
2. Flower
3. Soil
4. Plant
5. Fruit

(A) 4, 2, 5, 1, 3
(B) 2, 5, 4, 1, 3
(C) 3, 2, 1, 5, 4
(D) 3, 1, 4, 2, 5

13. What is the ratio of the two numbers if the two numbers are 50% and 20% more than the third number.

(A) 2:5
(B) 6:7
(C) 3:5
(D) 4:5

14. The ratio of the number of baby boy and baby girl born in the year 2014 in JK hospital is 7 : 8. If the percentage increases in the number of baby boy and baby girl to 20% and 10% respectively, what will be the new ratio?

(A) 21:25
(B) 22:25
(C) 23:25
(D) 24:25

15. The average of 20 numbers in total is zero. In this, what would be the number which would be greater than zero?
(A) 19
(B) 0
(C) 10
(D) 1