SCI-Shipping-Corp-India Aptitude-Reasoning Contributed by Ashik updated on Aug 2019

shipping Corporation of India SCI Model questions and answers for Practice

1    If Dog is called Cat, Cat is called Lion, Lion is called Ox, Ox is called Cock, Cock is called Elephant, and Elephant is called Donkey, then farmer ploughs with which animal?
(a) Dog
(b) Lion
(c) Donkey
(d) Cock
Ans. (d)
2    Anand is related to Vinod and Cinderella. Deepa is Cinderella’s mother. Also Deepa is Vinod’s sister and Ela is Vinod’s sister. How is Ela related to Cinderella?
(a) Niece
(b) Cousin
(c) Sister
(d) Aunt
Ans. (d)

3    4, 9, 13, 22, 35, ?

(b) 70
Sum of two consecutive numbers of the series gives the next number.

4    In a cricket match, average number of runs scored by 4 players is 25. If one of them has scored 13 runs. how much would be the average for the remaining three players ?
(a)25 runs
(b) 38 runs
(c) 29 runs
(d) None of these

5    The average temperature for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday was 36°C. The average for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday was 41°C. If the temperature on Thursday was 43°C. what should be the temperature on Monday ?
(a)    27° C
(b)    38° C
(c)    28° C
 (d)   30° C

6    A train moving at the speed of 30 m/sec crosses a bridge 180 metres long in 15 seconds. What is the length of the train ?
(a)180 metres
(b) 360 metres
(c)300 metres
(d)270 metres

7    The base of a right angled triangle is 8 units and its hypotenus is 10 units. What is its area ?    
(a)72 sq units
(b)24 sq units
(c)36 sq units
(d)12 sq units

8    The length, breadth and height of a room are 6 m, 4 m and 3 m respectively. What is the total cost of painting all 4 walls and the ceiling if the unit cost of painting is Rs.100 per sq.m ?
(b) Rs.8,400

9    Ram started from A to B at 11.00 hrs. He travelled at 60 kmph for 2 hrs to go half-way. At what speed should he travel now to reach B at 16.00 hrs ?

(a)44 kmph
(b)64 kmph
(c)36 kmph
(d)40 kmph

10    In a row of boys Ganesh is 12th from the left and Rajan is 15th from the right. When they interchange their positions Rajan becomes 20th from the right. How many boys are there in the row?
(a) 29
(b) 31
(c) 32
(d) 30
Ans. (b)

11    In a certain code, 'BUILD' is written as '5#31@' and 'LIKES' is written as '13©*8'. How is 'SKID' written in that code?
a)     ©*@     
b)    8@3©     
c)    8©3@
d)    83©@     
e)    None of these

12    A man walks 30 meters towards South. Then turning to his right, he walks 30 meters. Then turning to his left, he walks 20 meters. Again he turns to his left, he walks 20 meters. How far is he from his initial position?
Answer -50 metres

13    If February 1, 1996 is Wednesday, what day is March 3, 1996?
Answer -Saturday

14    18 cups of water by cup A is required to fill a bucket where as 16 cups of water is sufficient to fill the same bucket by cup B. What is the ratio between volumes of Cup A and Cup B?
Answer -8:9

15    Rohan is taller than Anand but shorter than Seema. Krishnan is taller than Pushpa and shorter than Anand. Dhiraj is taller than Krishnan but shorter than Seema. Who among them is the tallest?
Answer :   Seema