# Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability Questions

## What is Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability?

Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability test helps measure one's numerical ability, problem solving and mathematical skills. Quantitative aptitude - arithmetic ability is found in almost all the entrance exams, competitive exams and placement exams. Quantitative aptitude questions includes questions ranging from pure numeric calculations to critical arithmetic reasoning. Questions on graph and table reading, percentage analysis, categorization, simple interests and compound interests, clocks, calendars, Areas and volumes, permutations and combinations, logarithms, numbers, percentages, partnerships, odd series, problems on ages, profit and loss, ratio & proportions, stocks &shares, time & distance, time & work and more .

Every aspirant giving Quantitative Aptitude Aptitude test tries to solve maximum number of problems with maximum accuracy and speed. In order to solve maximum problems in time one should be thorough with formulas, theorems, squares and cubes, tables and many short cut techniques and most important is to practice as many problems as possible to find yourself some tips and tricks in solving quantitative aptitude - arithmetic ability questions.

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Two cars start from the same place at the same time at right angles to each other. Their speeds are 54 km/hr and 72 km/hr, respectively. After 20 seconds the distance between them will be:

 A) 720 m B) 480 m C) 500 m D) 540 m

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 500 m

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The length and breadth of a rectangle are in the ratio 3 : 2. If its perimeter is 730 cm, what is the area of the rectangle?

 A) 31,974 sq.cm B) 20,567  sq.cm C) 28,976 sq.cm D) 24,452 sq.cm

Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 31,974 sq.cm

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A man deposite Rs.500 at the beginning of each year for 2 year at 10% p.a. compound  annually .Find the maturity value at the end of the 2 year

 A) Rs.1,050 B) Rs.1,150 C) Rs.1,155 D) Rs.1,200

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Rs.1,155

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Chords AB and CD of a circle, when produced, meet at a point P out side the circle. If AB = 6 cm, CD = 3 cm and PD = 5 cm, then PB is equal to:

 A) 2.744 cm B) 6.25 cm C) 5 cm D) 6 cm

Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 2.744 cm

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An inlet pipe can fill a tank in 10 hours and an outlet pipe can empty the completely filled tank in 20 hours. Both the pipes are opened at 6.30 a.m. When will the tank get filled?

 A) 2.30 a.m. next day B) 2 a.m. next day C) 1 a.m. next day D) 12.00 midnight

Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 2.30 a.m. next day

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Three of the following four letter-clusters are alike in a certain way and one is different. Pick the odd one out.

 A) RSTY B) HJLO C) BDFA D) PQRU

Answer & Explanation Answer: A) RSTY

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Three of the following four number-pairs are alike in a certain way and one is different. Pick the odd one out.

 A) 4 : 16 B) 14 : 196 C) 12 : 244 D) 2 : 4

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 12 : 244

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Two students, A and B, appeared for an examination. A secured 8 marks more than B and the marks of the former was 60% of the sum of their marks. The sum of the marks obtained by A and B is:

 A) 75 B) 45 C) 40 D) 50

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 40

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