# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for LIC AAO 2016 - Set 1

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Directions (Q. 1-5): In each of the following questions a number series is given. After the series, a number is given followed by (a), (b), (c), (d) and (e). You have to complete the series starting with the number given, following the sequence of given series and answer the questions given below the series.

1.
1.5          5              20           74           215         422
6              (a)          (b)          (c)           (d)          (e)
What will come in place of (b)?
1) 128
2) 155
3) 80
4) 135
5) None of these

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2.
12           18           42           102         222         432
41           (a)          (b)          (c)           (d)          (e)
What will come in place of (c)?
1) 151
2) 141
3) 121
4) 132
5) None of these

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3.
8              9              26           105         484
5              (a)          (b)          (c)           (d)          (e)
What will come in place of (e)?
1) 2085
2) 2285
3) 2185
4) 2205
5) None of these

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4.
9              10           3              12           -1            0
25           (a)          (b)          (c)           (d)          (e)
What will come in place of (c)?
1) 36
2) 28
3) 30
4) 24
5) None of these

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5.
64           24           18           27           81
96           (a)          (b)          (c)           (d)          (e)
What will come in place of (b)?
1) 24
2) 30
3) 48
4) 50
5) None of these

Solutions -

6. Average cost of 8 pens and 5 pencils is Rs.25. While the average cost of 4 pens and 7 pencils is Rs.21. What is the total cost of 18 pens and 18 pencils?
1) Rs.586
2) Rs.834
3) Rs.1112
4) Rs.724
5) None of these

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7. The radii of the bases of a cylinder and a cone are in the ratio 3 : 2, whereas the heights of the cylinder and cone are in the ratio 2 : 3. Their volumes are in the ratio
1) 1 : 1
2) 3 : 2
3) 9 : 4
4) 9 : 2
5) None of these

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8. 72 litres of a mixture of milk and water contains 18% of water. How much water must be added to make the water 28% in the mixture?
1) 10 lit
2) 5 lit
3) 15 lit
4) 12.5 lit
5) None of these

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9. A Lieutenant wishes to draw up his 1688 soldiers in the form of a solid square. After arranging them, he found that some of them are left over. How many are left?
1) 6
2) 5
3) 8
4) 9
5) None of these

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10. A sales boy’s terms were changed from a flat commission of 7% on all his sales to a fixed salary of Rs.500 plus 5% commission on all sales exceeding Rs.5000. If his remuneration as per the new scheme was Rs.50 more than that in the previous scheme, then find his total sales in Rs. term.
1) Rs.12000
2) Rs.10000
3) Rs.15000
4) Rs.12500
5) None of these

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