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Q:

206 B in a B?

206 Bones in the Human Body.

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Q:

One rabbit saw 6 elephants while going towards River. Every elephant saw 2 monkeys are going towards river. Every monkey holds one tortoice in their hands.

How many animals are going towards the river?

 A) 14 B) 11 C) 8 D) 5

Explanation:

From the given data,

1 rabbit is going towards river not the six eephants. And these 6 elephants saw 2 monkeys are going towards river. Each monkey is holding 1 tortoice.

Hence, number of animals going towards river are 1 rabbit, 2 monkeys and 2 tortoice

= 1 + 2 + 2

= 5.

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Q:

A watch which gains uniformly is 2 minutes low at noon on Monday and is 4 min. 48 sec fast at 2 p.m. on the following Monday. When was it correct?

 A) 2 p.m. on Tuesday B) 2 p.m. on Wednesday C) 3 p.m. on Thursday D) 1 p.m. on Friday

Explanation:

Time from 12 p.m. on Monday to 2 p.m. on the following Monday = 7 days 2 hours = 170 hours.

The Watch gains $2+445$ min.  or $345$  min.in 170 hrs.

Now,  $345$min.are gained in 170 hrs.

2 min.are gained in$170*534*2$ hrs=50 hrs

Watch is correct 2 days 2 hrs. after 12 p.m. on Monday i.e., it will be correct at 2 p.m. on Wednesday

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Q:

'Rhythm of eyes' city name in India?

 A) Chennai B) Nainital C) Srinagar D) Karnataka

Explanation:

'Rhythm of eyes' logically means Nainital in India.

The other cities are:

No Zip - Chennai

Mr. City - Srinagar

Do Acting - Karnataka.

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Q:

5F on H means

The given letter equation 5F on H means that 5 Fingers on a Hand.

Subject: Logic Puzzles Exam Prep: AIEEE , Bank Exams , CAT , GATE , GRE
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Q:

A man was murdered in his office.

The suspects are Ericson, Maggi, Joel, Benny, SonaPatick.

A calendar found near the man has blood written 6, 4, 9, 10, 11.

Who is the killer?

 A) Maggi B) Ericson C) Sona D) Joel

Explanation:

If we consider the given numbers  6, 4, 9, 10, 11 to be the month number then we can easily find the killer.

6 – June – J

4 – April – A

9 – September – S

10 – October – O

11 – November – N

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Q:

At 3.40, the hour hand and the minute hand of a clock form an angle of:

 A) 120 degrees B) 125 degrees C) 130 degrees D) 135 degrees

Explanation:

Angle traced by hour hand in 12 hrs. = 360º.

Angle traced by it in  11/3 hrs=  $36012*113°$=$110°$

Angle traced by minute hand in 60 min. = 360º.

Angle traced by it in 40 min. =(360/60*40)$°$=240$°$

Required angle (240 - 110)º = 130º.

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Q:

Logical puzzle

There are three boxes in a table. One of the box contains Gold and the other two are empty. A printed message contains in each box. One of the message is true and the other two are lies. The first box says 'The Gold is not here'. The Second box says 'The Gold is not here'. The Third box says 'The Gold is in the Second box'. Which box has the Gold?