# Arithmetical Reasoning Quiz – Verbal Reasoning Questions And Answers

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## Arithmetical Reasoning Quiz – Verbal Reasoning Questions And Answers

1. Two bus tickets from city A to B and three tickets from city A to C cost Rs. 77 but three tickets from city A to B and two tickets from city A to C cost Rs. 73. What are the fares
for cities B and C from A ?

2. A tailor had a number of shirt pieces to cut from a roll of fabric. He cut each roll of equal length into 10 pieces. He cut at the rate of 45 cuts a minute. How many rolls would be
cut in 24 minutes?

3. If you write down all the numbers from 1 to 100, then how many times do you write 3?

4. Today is Varun's birthday. One year, from today he will be twice as old as he was 12 years ago. How old is Varun today?

5. The total of the ages of Amar, Akbar and Anthony is 80 years. What was the total of their ages three years ago?

6. In three coloured boxes - Red, Green and Blue, 108 balls are placed. There are twice as many balls in the green and red boxes combined as there are in the blue box and twice as
many in the blue box as there are in the red box. How many balls are there in the green box ?

7. Two bus tickets from city A to B and three tickets from city A to C cost Rs. 77 but three tickets from city A to B and two tickets from city A to C cost Rs. 73. What are the fares
for cities B and C from A?

8. A, B, C, D and E play a game of cards. A says to B, "If you give me three cards, you will have as many as E has and if I give you three cards, you will have as many as D has." A
and B together have 10 cards more than what D and E together have. If B has two cards more than what C has and the total number of cards be 133, how many cards does B
have ?

9. An institute organized a fete and 1/5 of the girls and 1/8 of the boys participated in the same. What fraction of the total number of students took part in the fete?

10. A woman says, "If you reverse my own age, the figures represent my husband's age. He is, of course, senior to me and the difference between our ages is one-eleventh of their
sum." The woman's age is

11. A monkey climbs 30 feet at the beginning of each hour and rests for a while when he slips back 20 feet before he again starts climbing in the beginning of the next hour. If he
begins his ascent at 8.00 a.m., at what will he first touch a flag at 120 feet from the ground?

12. A tailor had a number of shirt pieces to cut from a roll of fabric. He cut each roll of equal length into 10 pieces. He cut at the rate of 45 cuts a minute. How many rolls would be
cut in 24 minutes?

13. A is 3 years older to B and 3 years younger to C, while B and D are twins. How many years older is C and D?

14. Between two book ends in your study are displayed your five favorite puzzle books. If you decide to arrange the five books in every possible combination and moved just one
book every minute, how long would it take you?

15. A girl counted in the following way on the fingers of her left hand: She started by calling the thumb 1, the index finger 2, middle finger 3, ring finger 4, little finger 5 and then reversed direction calling the ring finger 6, middle finger 7 and so on. She counted upto 1994. She ended counting on which finger?

16. In a chess tournament, each of six players will play every other player exactly once. How many matches will be played during the tournament?

17. Reena is twice as old as Sunita. Three years ago, she was three times as old as Sunita. How old is Reena now?

18. A, B, C and D play a game of cards. A says to B. "If I give you 8 cards, you will have as many as C has and I shall have 3 less than what C has. Also if I take 8 cards from C,
I shall have twice as many as D has." If B and D together have 50 cards, how many cards have A got?

19. A shepherd had 27 sheep. All but 10 died. How many he left with?

20. A group of 1200 persons consisting of captains and soldiers is travelling in a train. For every 15 soldiers, there is one captain. The number of captains in the group is?

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