10 Brain Teasers For AFCAT 1 2017 Applicants

Applicants of AFCAT 1 2017 Exam must be giving their 100 percent effort in the preparation, to evaluate the preparation level we are sharing 10 Brain Teasers Multiple Choice Questions For AFCAT 1 2017 Applicants.

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10 Brain Teasers For AFCAT 1 2017 Applicants

Q. The price of sugar increases by 20% due to the festive season. By what percentage should a family reduce the consumption of sugar so that there is no change in the expenditure?

20% (b) 18(1/3)% (c) 16(2/3)% (d) 16(1/3)%

Answer (c)

Q. A and B can do a piece of work in 18 days; B and C can do it in 24 days; A and C can do it in 36 days. In how many days B alone can finish the work?

48 days (b) 45 days (c) 28(4/5) days (d) 144 days

Answer (c)

Q A man can row 9(1/3) Kmph in still water and finds that it takes him thrice as much time to row up than as to row down the same distance in the river. The speed of the current is

(a) 3(1/3) Kmph (b) 3(1/9) Kmph (c) 4(2/3) Kmph (d) 4(1/3) Kmph

Answer (c)

Q. The branch of science that studies cells is called

Cytology (b) Entomology (c) Homoplastic (d) Hormonology

Answer (a)

Q. The highest_ civilian award of India ‘Bharat Ratna’ has been awarded to only two foreigners so far. One of then is Nelson Mandela. The other is

Marshal Tito (b) Mikhail Gorbachev (c) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan (d) Abdul Wali Khan

Answer (c)

Q. K-15 missile is

(a) Submarine launched Ballistic Missile (SLBM)

(b) Inter Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM)

(c) Medium Range Ballistic Missile (MRBM)

(d) Short Range Ballistic Missile (SRBM)

Answer (a)

Q. Passage 1

A little man beside me was turning over the pages of a magazine quickly and nervously. Opposite me there was a young mother who was trying to restrain her son from making a noise. The boy had obviously grown weary of waiting. He had placed an ashtray on the floor and was making aeroplane noises as he waved a pencil in his hands. Near him, an old man was fast asleep, snoring quickly to himself and the boy’s mother was afraid that sooner or later her son would wake the gentleman up.

  • The noise was made by

(a) the old man

(b) the aeroplane

(c) the little man

(d) the boy

  • The person who was the least disturbed was the

(a) observer

(b) son

(c) old man

(d) little man

  • The factor common to all the people was that they were all

(a) watching a film

(b) waiting for something

(c) looking at the little boy’s playfulness

Q. Jumbeled Sentences

  • He is working (a)/ in a bank in New Delhi (b)/ for the past several months. (c)/ No error (d)
    Answer (a) Use ‘has been’ in place of ‘is’. The sentence is in Present Perfect Continuous Tense.
  • He had lost a ring in the sand and (a)/ I helped him search for it, (b)/ but it was like a look for a
    needle in a haystack. (c)/ No error (d)
    Answer (b) There is no need to use ‘for‘ with search. Search itself implies to search for‘ lost ring in the sentence.

Q.  Select a suitable figure from the Answer Figures that would replace the question mark (?).
Problem Figures:                                    Answer Figures:

(A)     (B)      (C)      (D)                (1)        (2)      (3)     (4)       (5)

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4

Q. Find out how will the key figure (X) look like after rotation.

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4


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