# Arithmetic-Numbers and Counting (IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-II (Aptitude)): Questions 1 - 3 of 6

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## Question number: 1

» Arithmetic » Numbers and Counting » Basic Arithmetic Operations

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

A and B decide to travel from place X to place Y by bus. A has Rs. 10 with him and he finds that it is 80 % of the bus fare for two persons. B finds that he has Rs. 3 with him and hands it over to A. In this context, which one of the following statements is correct?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A still needs Rs. 2 for buying the tickets.

b.

After buying the two tickets A will be left with 50 paisa.

c.

The money A now has is still not sufficient to buy two tickets.

d.

Now the money A has is just enough to buy two tickets.

## Question number: 2

» Arithmetic » Numbers and Counting » Basic Arithmetic Operations

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

A straight line segment is 36 cm long. Points are to be marked on the line from both the end points. From each end, the first point is at a distance of 1 cm from the end, the second point is at a distance of 2 cm from the first point and the third point is at a distance of 3 cm from the second point and so on. If the points on the ends are not counted and the common points are counted as one, what is the number of points?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

14

b.

12

c.

10

d.

16

## Question number: 3

» Arithmetic » Numbers and Counting » Base Numbers

Appeared in Year: 2017

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### Question

A 2-digit number is reversed. The larger of the two numbers is divided by the smaller one. What is the largest possible remainder?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

27

b.

45

c.

95

d.

36

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