Monday, December 10, 2007

Sonata Placement papers

Sonata Aptitude test
1. Last month of an year
(a) January (b) February
(c) December (d) November
2. Select the odd one
(a) January (b) February
(c) Wednesday (d) November
3. Select the antonym of capture from the following
(a) attack (b) Release
(c) condemn (d) None of the above
4. Find the antonym of autumn
(a) Spring (b) Winter (c) Summer (d) None
of the above
5. One skirt requires 3.75 yards of cloth. How many
skirts you can make
from 45 yards?
Ans: 12 skirts
6. How can you make a square from two triangles?
7. Is the meaning of Client and Customer,
(a) same (b) contradictory
(c) no relation
8. Is the meaning of It's and Its,
(a) same (b) contradictory
(c) no relation
9. Is the meaning of Canvas and Canvass,
(a) same (b) contradictory
(c) no relation
10. Is the meaning of Ingenious and Ingenuous,
(a) same (b) contradictory
(c) no relation
11. Is the meaning of Credible and Credulous,
(a) same (b) contradictory
(c) no relation
12. Select the odd one out.
(a) 1/4 (b) 1/3
(c) 1/6 (d) 1/18
13. Select the least from the following.
(a) 0.99 (b) 1
(c) 81 (d) 0.333
14. Find the next number in the series. 1, 0.5,
Ans: 0.0625
15. One dollar is saved in one month. Then how much
dollar is saved in
one day?
Ans: 1/30 =0.0333$
16. Y catches 5 times more fishes than X. If total
number of fishes
caught by X and Y is 48, then number of fishes caught by X?
Ans: 8
17. Y catches 5 times more fishes than X. If total
number of fishes
caught by X and Y is 42, then number of fishes caught by X?
Ans: 7
18. If a train covers 600m in 0.5 seconds, how long
it will cover in 10
Ans: 3000m = 3km
19. The girl's age is twice that of boy, if the
boy is four years old.
After four years the age
of the girl is
Ans: 12 years
20. Sister's age is twice than that of the brother.
If the brother's
age is six, what is the sister's age after two years?
Ans: 14 Yrs.
21. Two lemons cost 10 cents. Then one and a half
dozen cost
Ans: 90 cents
22. A clock is late by 1 minute 27 seconds in a
month. Then how much
will it be late in 1 day?
Ans: 2.9 seconds
23. Which of the following figures together will
make a triangle?
Ans: a,b,c,d
24. Make a square by drawing only one line
Ans: line 2-5, square 2-3-4-5-2
25. Which of the following is the odd one? crew,
constellation, companion, league, participants.
Ans: companion
26. Opposite of Remote?
(a) Far (b) Near
(c) Huge (d) Village
27. Statement A: All great men are ridiculous;
Statement B: I am ridiculous ;
Inference : I am a great man;
(a) True (b) False
(c) Not clear
28. Statement: Normal children are active;
Inference: All children are active;
(a) True (b) False
(c) Uncertain
29. Next number in the series 1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8 ?
Ans: 1/16
30. In 6 seconds a light flashes once. In one hour
how many times it
will flash?
Ans: 601 times
31. At 20% discount, a cycle is sold at a selling
price of 2500 Rs.
What is the actual price?
Ans: Rs. 3125
32. Statement A: A & B have same age;
Statement B: B is younger than C;
Inference : A is younger than C;
(a) True (b) False
(c) Uncertain
33. All chickens lay eggs (True/False)
Ans: False
34. A invests $12000, B invests $8000, C invests
$6000 and they got a
profit of $1200. How much share A got more than B and C?
Ans: 2/13 and 3/13