Ranking Test Verbal Reasoning Quiz (Set 2)

Question: Raman earns more than Fakir but not as much as Jahir. Kishan earns less than Jahir but not as little as Fakir. Lokesh earns more than Fakir but not as much as Raman. If they are arranged according their earnings, who will be in the middle?

  • Kishan
  • Raman
  • Lokesh
  • Data inadequate

Correct Answer: Data inadequate


Question: P, Q, R and T appeared in an examination. Marks obtained by P were less than the marks obtained by Q. R’s marks were more than those of Q but not more than the marks obtained by T. Who got the second highest marks?

  • R
  • P
  • Q or R
  • T

Correct Answer: R


Question: The bank balance of Puran is more than that of Sushma but less than the bank balance of Beant Singh. If the Bank balance of Puran, Sushma and Beant Singh be X, Y and Z respectively then which of the following is correct?

  • z < x < y
  • y < x < z
  • x < z < y
  • x < y < z

Correct Answer: y < x < z


Question: Geeta is taller than Sita but not as tell as Radha, Radha and Rani are of same height. Geeta is shorter then Paru. Who is the shortest in all?

  • Sita
  • Radha
  • Geeta
  • Rani

Correct Answer: Sita


Question: Sita Malati, Resma, Marry and Kamla organize a trekking expedition in Hamalayan region, They decided to change the leadership in an alphabetical order after every 5 km and rest for an hour after every 10km. Beginning with kamla, who will take over the leadership after they start from second halt?

  • Malati
  • Sita
  • Reshma
  • Marry

Correct Answer: Marry


Question: Radha remembers that her father’s birthday was after 16th but before 21st April, while her brother Mangesh remembers that his father’s birthday was after 19th and before 22nd April. On what date his father’s birthday falls?

  • 20th April
  • 21st April
  • 19th April
  • Cannot be determined

Correct Answer: 20th April


Question: Prabhat remembers that his mother’s birthday falls after 17th but before 21st April while his sister Urmila remembers that her mother’s birthday falls after 19th April but before 24th April. On what date for mother’s birthday falls?

  • 19th April
  • 20th April
  • 22nd April
  • 21st April

Correct Answer: 20th April


Question: Standing on a platform Amit told Sunita that Aligarh was more than 10km but less than 15km from there. Sunita knew that it was more than 12km but less than 14km. If both of them were correct, which of the following could be the distance of Aligarh from there?

  • 12km
  • 15km
  • 11km
  • 13km

Correct Answer: 13km


Question: Anuradha remembers that her friend had visited her after 13th but before 18th of the month, while Anuradha’s sister remembers that Anuradha’s friend had visited after 16th but before 20th. If it was Saturday on 16th, of the month, then on which day of the week, Anuradha’s friend did visit to her?

  • Sunday
  • Saturday
  • Data Inadequate
  • Monday

Correct Answer: Sunday


Question: The priest told the devote, “The temple bell is rung at regular intervals of 45 minutes. The last bell was rung 5 minute ago. The next bell is due to be rung at 7.45 a.m.” At what time did the priest give this information to the devote?

  • 6.55 a.m.
  • 7.40 a.m.
  • 7.05 a.m.
  • 7.00 a.m.

Correct Answer: 7.05 a.m.


Question: A bus for Delhi leaves every thirty minutes from a bus stand. An enquiry clerk told a passenger that the bus had already left 10 minutes ago and the next bus will leave 9.35 a.m. At what time did the enquiry clerk give this informations to the passenger?

  • 9.15 a.m.
  • 9.10 a.m.
  • 9.05 a.m.
  • 9.07 a.m.

Correct Answer: 9.15 a.m.


Question: A bus for Bombay leaves every 40 minutes from a bus stand. An enquiry clerk told a person that the bus had already left 10 minutes ago and the next bus will leaves at 10.45a.m. At what time this information was given to the man?

  • 10.35 a.m.
  • 10.15 a.m.
  • 10.05 a.m.
  • 9.55 a.m.

Correct Answer: 10.15 a.m.


Question: The bus for Jaipur leaves every 25 minutes. An enquiry clerk told that last bus for Jaipur had already left 10 minutes to 2.00p.m. At what time the next bus will leave for Jaipur?

  • 2.40 p.m.
  • 2.25 p.m.
  • 2.05 p.m.
  • 2.15 p.m.

Correct Answer: 2.15 p.m.


Question: If 18th Jan. 1997 on Tuesday, what day will fall on 18th Feb., 1997?

  • Tuesday
  • Friday
  • Thursday
  • Monday

Correct Answer: Friday


Question: If 1st October falls on Sunday, what day of the week fall on Ist November?

  • Tuesday
  • Monday
  • Thursday
  • Wednesday

Correct Answer: Wednesday


Question: If 17th Dec., 1982 falls on Saturday, what day of the week will fall on 22nd Dec., 1984?

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Sunday
  • Thursday

Correct Answer: Sunday


Question: If the seventh day of a month is three days earlier than Friday, what day will be on the 19th day of the month?

  • Sunday
  • Wednesday
  • Monday
  • Friday

Correct Answer: Sunday


Question: If the 1st seventh day of an ordinary year (Not leap year) falls on Friday, then what will be the day on the last day of that year?

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Friday
  • Saturday

Correct Answer: Monday


Question: Which of the following years, is a leap year?

  • 1954
  • 1978
  • 1704
  • 1982

Correct Answer: 1704


Question: A day after tomorrow will be X-mas-day. What will be the day on New-year-day If today is Monday?

  • Wednesday
  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Thursday

Correct Answer: Wednesday


Question: Two watches, one of which gained at the rate of 1 min. and the other lost at the rate of 1 min. were set correctly at noon on the 1st Jan., 1978. When did the watches indicate the same time?

  • Dec.28, 1978 noon
  • Dec.27, 1978 noon
  • Dec.24, 1978 noon
  • Dec.27, 1978 mid-night

Correct Answer: Dec.27, 1978 noon


Question: A tired worker slept at 6.45p.m. If he rose at 12 noon, for how many hours did he sleep?

  • 6 hours 45 min.
  • 17 hourse 15 min.
  • 5 hours 15 min.
  • 12 hours

Correct Answer: 17 hourse 15 min.


Question: A man is waiting for a bus of route number 1, 2 and 3. The bus of route number 1, passes after 5 minutes each, but of route number 2 after each 15 minutes and number 3 after each 45 minutes. But as he reaches the bus stop, a bus had just left. For atleast howlong he has to wait for the bus?

  • 3 min.
  • 7 min.
  • 5 min.
  • 9 min.

Correct Answer: 5 min.


Question: A college starts from 10 a.m. continues till 1.30p.m. In this duration there are 5 periods. If 5 minutes are provided before each period to leave the room and enter the other, then what is the duration of each period?

  • 40 min.
  • 38 min.
  • 42 min. 
  • 41 min.

Correct Answer: 38 min.


Question: Kamla is 42 weeks oldest to me while Anuradha is 15 weeks older to her. If Anuradha was born on Saturday, on which day was I born?

  • Friday
  • Wednesday
  • Sunday
  • Saturday

Correct Answer: Saturday

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