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Topics Covered

**Most Expected Questions In Quantitative Aptitude | For All Exams**

Before moving ahead with the questions, let’s have a look at the topics which are very popular and are asked in almost every exam very frequently.

**Inequalities**- Simplifications
- Number Series (Missing/Wrong)
**Data Interpretations**(Puzzles/ Caselets)**Arithmetic**(Time & Work, Time Speed & Distance, Boats & Streams, Pipes & Cisterns)

These are the topics which form the essence of any exam that has quantitative aptitude as a section. Students can practice questions on every topic here to master the section and score substantially high. Toppers scored 32/35 in the quant test. **Can You score more**?

**Most Expected Questions From Arithmetic Quant**

**Q1) A boat goes 28 km downstream and while returning covered only 75% of the distance that was covered in upstream. If the boat takes 3 hr more to cover the upstream than downstream, then find the speed of the boat in still water (km/hr) if the speed of stream is 5/9 m/s.**

A. 8 kmph

B. 2 kmph

C. 5 kmph

D. 4 kmph

E. 3 kmph

Correct Answer: **Option C**

**Q2) There are 3 points P, Q, & R in a straight line in a river such that point Q is equidistant from point P and point R. Boat traveled from P to R downstream in 8 hrs and from point Q to P in 12 hours. Find the ratio between speed of boat in still water to speed of current?**

A. 3:1

B. 2:1

C. 1:2

D. 5:2

E. 2:3

Correct Answer: **Option B**

**Q3) A boat covers 60 km upstream and 60 km downstream in 22.5 hr with its usual speed. If the boat doubles its speed, then new upstream speed is 150% more than usual upstream speed. Find the time taken by boat to cover 80 km downstream with the usual speed.**

A. 12 hr

B. 20 hr

C. 5 hr

D. 16 hr

E. 10 hr

Correct Answer: **Option E**

**Q4) The speed of 2 boats A & B in the still water is in the ratio of 3:4 and the speed of current is 4 km/hr. A starts from point P, 45 minutes earlier than B in downstream direction. if B catch boat A in 3 hours then, find boat B takes how much time to cover 120 km distance each in downstream and in upstream.**

A. 16 hours

B. 18 hours

C. 20 hours

D. 14 hours

E. 12 hours

Correct Answer: **Option A**

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**Q5) A man travels 370 km partly by train and partly by car. if he covers 250 km by train and rest by car, it takes him 4 hours. But, if he travels 130 km by train and rest by car, he takes 18 minutes longer. Find the speed of the train?**

A. 100 Km/hr

B. 60 km/hr

C. 20 km/hr

D. 80 km/hr

E. None of these

Correct Answer: **Option A**

**Q6) Amar can do a work in 24 days, Bhushan is 20% more efficient than Amar, If Chetan can do the work in 10 more days than Bhushan, Find days taken by Amar & Chetan together to complete the work.**

A. 20/3 days

B. 44/3 days

C. 40/3 days

D. 6 days

E. None of these

Correct Answer: **Option C**

**Q7) A cistern has 3pipes A, B & C. Pipes A & B can fill it in 3 hours and 4 hours respectively, while pipe C can empty the completely filled cistern in 1 hour. if the pipes are opened in order at 3 pm, 4 pm and 5 pm respectively then at what time will the cistern be empty?**

A. 6:15 pm

B. 7:12 pm

C. 8:12 pm

D. 8:35 pm

E. none of these

Correct Answer: **Option B**

**Q8) If the length of a rectangle is decreased by 6 cm we get a square and the area of the square formed is 252 cm square less than the area of the square formed when the breadth of the original rectangle is increased by 6 cm. Find the perimeter of the rectangle.**

A. 42 cm

B. 88 cm

C. 80 cm

D. 84 cm

E. 72 cm

Correct Answer: **Option D**

**Q9) There are 3 taps A, B, & C which can fill a tank in 12 hrs, 15 hrs, and 30 hrs respectively. If the tap A is opened first, after one-hour tap B was opened and after 2 hours from the start of A, tap C is also opened. Find the time in which the tank is full.**

A. 6(2/11) hours

B. 6(3/11) hours

C. 5(3/11) hours

D. 5(2/11) hours

E. None of these

Correct Answer: **Option A**

**Q10) The ratio of curved surface area and the total surface area of the right circular cylinder is in the ratio of 3:5. The Curved surface area of the cylinder is 1848 cm square. Find the height of the cylinder(cm).**

A. 12

B. 28

C. 14

D. 7

E. 21

Correct Answer: **Option E**

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**Most Expected Questions from Number Series**

Here are a few tricks to solve the number series based questions when encountered:

**Order Of Precedence**

- Prime Method
- Cube Method
- Square Method
- Multiplication Method
- Addition/Subtraction Method

**Pattern of Number Series**

- Ascending/Descending Orders
- Alternate Pattern Series
- Reverse Pattern Series
- Decimal pattern Series
- Number Pattern Series
- Bracket Pattern Series

**(Directions for Qs 11-14)What will come in the place of question mark (?) of the following missing series?**

**Q11) 2, 11, 36, 85, ?, 287**

A. 163

B. 166

C. 170

D. 185

E. 208

Correct Answer: **Option B**

**Q12) 250, ?, 190, 167, 148, 13**

A. 160

B. 220

C. 219

D. 188

E. 210

Correct Answer: **Option C**

**Q13) 10, 6, 8, 15, 34, ?**

A. 95

B. 90

C. 110

D. 75

E. 85

Correct Answer: **Option B**

**Q14) 1050, 420, 168, 67.2, 26.88, 10.752, ?**

A. 4.3012

B. 4.3008

C. 26.880

D. 10.088

E. 29.760

Correct Answer: **Option B**

**Q15) Which of the following is the wrong term in the series?**

32, 18, 10.8, 6.48, 3.888

A. 32

B. 18

C. 10.8

D. 6.42

E. 3.888

Correct Answer: **Option A**

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