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1. 19,24,20,25,21,26,? Ans:222. 11,14,12,15,13,16,? Ans:
143. 10,2,8,2,6,2,? Ans: 4 4. 8,9,11,14,,18,23,? Ans:29 5.
25,25,22,22,19,19,? Ans:16 6. 14,2,12,4,10,6,? Ans:8 7.
7,16,9,15,11,14,? Ans: 13 8. 40,42,39,44,38,46,? Ans: 37 9.
3,18,4,24,5,30,? Ans: 6 10. 18,20,22,20,28,20,? Ans:22 11.
18,20,10,12,4,6? Ans: 0 12. 7,6,8,5,3,7,? Ans: 4 13.
9,18,21,25,20,? Ans: 30 14. 3,3,4,8,10,36,? Ans:
15. 30,28,25,20,34,28,?...

Try the following Number Series questions for IBM Aptitude
Test: 1. 1,2,3,6,11,20,37,68, _ 2. 5,10,9,3,6,5,4,8,7,7,_ 3. 4.2,
26.0, 8.9, 8.4, 52.0, 17.8, 16.8, 104.8, _ 4. 56, 89,33,21, 57,
88,35, 19,60,85,39,50,65,_ 5. 1,1,2,4,6,36,39.1521,_ 6.
96,64,128,192,128,256,256,288,192,_ 7. 1,4,27,256,_ 8.
28,17,23,17,26,16,22,16,24,15,21,15,_ 9. -15,-14,34,32,-42,39,58,54,-61,_ 10. 1/3,1/2,1/4,2 1/3,3 1/2, 4 1/4,4 1/3,6 1/2, _
11. 3^3, 2^2, 23, 8^3, 7^2, 463, 2^3,...

1. which 3 consequtive prime numbers gives the total Ans: 49
(13,17,19) 2. How many Rational numbers are there between 1
and 5? a. 3 b. 2 c. 0 3. If boat travels in 10km/hr in still water. it
travels 14kmhr in upstream and 26km/hr downstream what is
speed of stream? 4. A cube of 3 unit has 6...

1) 28, 17, 23, 17, 26, 16, 22, 16, 24, 15, 21, 15, ? 2) -27, 9, -3,
81,-27, 9, 54, ? 3) 49, 6, 25, 4, 36, 5, 81, ? 4) 0.5, 2, 3, 4.5,
6.75, ? 5) 1, 2, 3, 6, 11, 20, 37, 68, ? 6) 10, 12, -36, -7, -5, 15,
19, 21, ?...

1. In 1978, a kg of paper was sold at Rs25/-. I f the paper rate
increases at 1.5% more than inflation rate which is of 6.5% a
year , then what wil be the cost of a kg of paper after 2 years?
a)29.12
(b) 29.72
(c) 30.12
(d)
32.65
(e) none of these 2. In A,B,C...

.34000 2. Check these tooPart . Two computers each produced 48000 public utility bills in a day.. 13 . 1.what should the ans have been? Ans: 1 2. 7.. 31. In a square... _ (a) 38 (b) 50 (c) 40 (d) 39 2. If Rs20/. what is the area of the shaded area? Ans. 1..I>> Part . If the area of the square is A._ (a) 32 (b) 49 (C) 42. In 1978. 23. 1._ (a) 1 (b) 11 (c) 13 (d) 16 (e) 10 3.100/. the company would have saved Rs.If Rs20/. The inner square is shaded.II>> Part III>> Part V>> Part VI>> Part VII>> Part VIII>> 1. What was the purchase price of the machine? Ans.II>> 21.2000/-. I f the paper rate .How much should typist A receive? Ans:.700/. all the mid points are joined.. Five years later the treasurer calculated that if the company had purchased the machine and paid Rs. 6. a kg of paper was sold at Rs25/-.is available to pay for typing a research report & typist A produces 42. 25 . Check these tooPart . Therefore answer is A/2. If a.A clerk multiplied a number by ten when it should have been divided by ten. 10. 5.The ans he got was 100. 16.a month. 16. 3.The ans he got was 100. A company rented a machine for Rs. 9._ (a) 18 (b) 17 (c) 16 (d) 19 4. A clerk multiplied a number by ten when it should have been divided by ten.1.what should the ans have been? Ans: 1 2..is available to pay for typing a research report & typist A produces 42 pages and typist B produces 28 pages. . 22.monthly maintenance charge. 1. Rs.. 5. 4.. the shaded area is half the area of the square (having area A). 9.. 9. 4.I>> Part .

. In A.12 (d) 32..72 (c) 30.increases at 1.C are.B.5% a year.65 (e) none of these 2. then what wil be the cost of a kg of paper after 2 years? a)29. .12 (b) 29.5% more than inflation rate which is of 6.