APTITUDE QUIZ

1.Ten years ago, P was half of Q’s age. If the ratio of their present ages is 3:4, what will be the total of their present ages?

A. 45

B. 40

C. 35

D. 30

2.Father is aged three times more than his son Sunil. After 8 years, he would be two and a half times of Sunil’s age. After further 8 years, how many times would he be of Sunil’s age?

A. 4 times

B. 5 times

C. 2 times

D. 3 times

3.A man is 24 years older than his son. In two years, his age will be twice the age of his son. What is the present age of his son?

A. 23 years

B. 22 years

C. 21 years

D. 20 years

4.Present ages of Kiran and Syam are in the ratio of 5:4 respectively. Three years hence, the ratio of their ages will become 11:9 respectively. What is Syam’s present age in years?

A. 28

B. 27

C. 26

D. 24

5.The sum of ages of 5 children born at the intervals of 3 years each is 50 years. Find out the age of the youngest child?

A.6 years

B.5 years

C.4 years

D.3 years

6.A is two years older than B who is twice as old as C. The total of the ages of A, B and C is 27. How old is B?

A. 10

B. 9

C. 8

D. 7

7.The average age of a class of 22 students is 21 years. The average increased by 1 when the teacher’s age also included. What is the age of the teacher?

A. 48

B. 45

C. 43

D. 44

8.A father said to his son, “I was as old as you are at the present at the time of your birth”. If the father’s age is 38 years now, what was the son’s age five years back?

A. 20 years

B. 18 years

C. 14 years

D. 22 years

9. Ayisha’s age is 1/6th of her father’s age. Ayisha’s father’s age will be twice Shankar’s age after

10 years. If Shankar’s eight birthdays was celebrated two years before, then what is Ayisha’s present age.

A. 10 years

B. 12 years

C. 8 years

D. 5 years

10.The sum of the present ages of a son and his father is 60 years. Six years ago, father’s age was five times the age of the son. After 6 years, what will be son’s age?

A. 23 years

B. 22 years

C. 21 years

D. 20 years

11.Kiran is younger than Bineesh by 7 years and their ages are in the respective ratio of 7:9. How old is Kiran?

A. 25

B. 24.5

C. 24

D. 23.5

12.At present, the ratio between the ages of Shekhar and Shobha is 4:3. After 6 years, Shekhar’s age will be 26 years. Find out the age of Shobha at present?

A. 15 years

B. 14 years

C. 13 years

D. 12 years

13.My brother is 3 years elder to me. My father was 28 years of age when my sister was born while my mother was 26 years of age when I was born. If my sister was 4 years of age when my brother was born, then what was the age of my father when my brother was born?

A. 35 years

B. 34 years

C. 33 years

D. 32 years

14.The present ages of A,B and C are in proportions 4:7:9. Eight years ago, the sum of their ages was 56. What are their present ages (in years)?

A. Insufficient data

B. 16,30,40

C. 16,28,40

D. 16,28,36

15.A person’s present age is two-fifth of the age of his mother. After 8 years, he will be one-half of the age of his mother. What is the present age of the mother?

A. 60

B. 50

C. 40

D. 30

16.A is as much younger than B and he is older than C. If the sum of the ages of B and C is 50 years, what is definitely the difference between B and A’s age?

A. Data inadequate

B. 3 years

C. 2 years

D. 5 years

17.Sobha’s father was 38 years of age when she was born while her mother was 36 years old when her brother four years younger to her was born. What is the difference between the ages of her parents?

A. 6 years

B. 5 years

C. 4 years

D. 3 years

18.The age of father 10 years ago was thrice the age of his son. Ten years hence, father’s age will be twice that of his son. What is the ratio of their present ages?

A. 7:3

B. 3:7

C. 9:4

D. 4:9

ANSWERS –

1.Answer: Option C

2.Answer: Option C

3.Answer: Option B

4.Answer: Option D

5.Answer: Option C

6.Answer: Option A

7.Answer: Option D

8.Answer: Option C

9.Answer: Option D

10.Answer: Option D

11.Answer: Option C

12.Answer: Option A

13.Answer: Option D

14.Answer: Option D

15.Answer: Option C

16.Answer: Option A

17.Answer: Option A

18.Answer: Option A