# Comprehension and Problem Solving (IAS (Admin.) Prelims CSAT Paper-II (Aptitude)): Questions 1 - 5 of 35

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## Question number: 1

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Calendar and Clocks

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

Assume that

1. the hour and minute hands of a clock move without jerking.

2. the clock shows a time between 8 o’clock and 9 o’clock.

3. the two hands of the clock are one above the other.

After how many minutes (nearest integer) will the two hands be again lying one above the other?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

65

b.

67

c.

62

d.

60

## Question number: 2

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Calendar and Clocks

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

If the 3rd day of a month is Monday, which one of the following will be the fifth day from 21st of this month?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Friday

b.

Wednesday

c.

Monday

d.

Tuesday

## Question number: 3

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Time, Distance and Speed

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

A worker reaches his factory 3 minutes late if his speed from his house to the factory is 5 km/hr. If he walks at a speed of 6 km/hr, then he reaches the factory 7 minutes early. The distance of the factory from his house is

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

4 km

b.

6 km

c.

5 km

d.

3 km

## Question number: 4

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Brain Teasers » Balance Puzzles

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

Five persons fire bullets at a target at an interval of 6, 7, 8, 9 and 12 seconds respectively. The number of times they would fire the bullets together at the target in an hour is

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

8

b.

7

c.

6

d.

9

## Question number: 5

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Brain Teasers » Balance Puzzles

Appeared in Year: 2014

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### Question

In a row ‘A’ is in the 11th position from the left and ‘B’ is in the 10th position from the right. If ‘A’ and ‘B’ interchange, then ‘A’ becomes 18th from the left. How many persons are there in the row other than ‘A’ and ‘B’?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

26

b.

25

c.

24

d.

27

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