# Numerical Ability Practice Test [Set 1] – CSE Reviewer

#### A5 D25 G125 J625 M3125 ____?

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The pattern is the next 2 letters from the alphabet and the number multiplied by 5 to get the next one...

#### Find the value of x if y= 8 in the equation: 2x+ 4y = 50

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x = 9 because 2 (9) + 4(8) = 50

#### 3/9 x 2/3 = ____?

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The answer is 6/27 simplified into 2/9.

#### What is the decimal form of ¾ %?

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.0075 because ¾ is 75 percent or 75/100

#### What is the ratio of ½ to 2/5?

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5:4 because is is ½ divided by 2/5

#### Convert 3.4% as a fraction.

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3.4/100 because percent is n/100

#### James’s dad is 5 times older than James and James is twice as old as his sister Sara. In two years, the sum of their ages will be 58. How old is James now?

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8 years old – again solve it by making a table and derive the equation: Let x be James’s age now. Add 2 to get the ages in 2 yrs. Write the new relationship in an equation using the ages in 2 yrs. In two years, the sum of their ages will be 58. James is now 8 years old.

#### ¾ ÷ 1/8 = ____?

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You will get 6 if you cross multiply the fractions

#### 2187, 729, 243, 81, 27, 9, ____?

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The next number in the sequence is 3. Notice that the numbers in the pattern were divided by 3 to get the next number. Therefore, you divide 2187 by 3 you’ll get 729, then the next and so on.

#### Kit is twice as old as his friend Sam. Sam is 5 years older than Cara. In 5 years, Kit will be three times as old as Cara. How old is Sam?

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Sam is 5 years old – to get it, make a table and derive the equation: Let x be Sam’s age: Write the new relationship in an equation using the ages in 5 yrs. In 5 years, Kit will be three times as old as Cara. 2x + 5 = 3 (x–5 + 5) 2x + 5 = 3x x = 5 Sam is now 5 years old.

#### What is the sum of ½ + 8/4 + 6/12 ?

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The answer is 3 because ½ + 2 + ½ = 3.

#### What is -25 + 16?

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Positive + negative numbers is to subtract them and follow the sign of the bigger number

#### Find the value of x in the equation: 5x + 25=10

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x = -3 because 5(-3) + 25 = 10

#### What is ¼ in decimal?

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.25 because it is the same as 25/100

#### AZ CX EV GT ____?

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Use the equivalent ascending and descending letters in the alphabet.

#### (-560) ÷ 7 = ___?

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Dividing numbers with different signs = negative.

#### 13 -21 34 -55 89 ___?

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Subtract the 3rd and 1st to get the 2nd number, do the same to the next 3 sets

#### 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36, 49, 64, ___ ?

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You can get this by squaring the numbers (1×1=1), (2×2=4), (3×3=9) and so on…

#### Michelle went to SM for the 3-day sale. She bought a new pair of shoes and paid only P2,450 discounted for 20% off. What was the original price of the shoes?

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Original price is P3,062.50 To get it, simply divide P2450 by 80%

#### What is 107 – (-17) ?

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Positive – negative numbers is to change the sign of the subtrahend and follow the rules in addition

#### 25 is multiplied by 10 to the fifth power is?

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2,500,000 because it is 25 x 100,000

#### What is the Least Common Denominator of 1/8, ¾, and 1/16?

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LCD is 16 – the denominators are: 8, 4 and 16.

#### Cathy scored 85, 87, 90, 95, and 100 in her Math exams. What will be her average grade in Math from this period?

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Add all the score and divide with the number of math exams which is 5.

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#### (-9) (-22) = ____?

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Multiplying numbers with similar signs = positive

#### Letty left home and drove at the rate of 50 miles per hour for 2 hours. She stopped for lunch then drove for another 4 hours at 65 mph to reach Los Angeles. How many miles did Letty drive to reach LA?

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Solution: D= 50 (2) + 4 (65) = 360 miles

#### If x=8, find the value of y in the equation: 4x– 2y = 28.

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y = 2 because 4 (8) – 2 (2) = 28

#### 2.12 is multiplied by 10 to the sixth power is?

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2,120,000 because 10 to the 6th power is in million

#### What is the Greatest Common Factor of 36 and 54?

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GCF is 18 since 36 and 64 are divisible by 18, 9, 6, 3.

#### 6/8 + 2 ½ + 4/12 is also the same as?

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Simplify the fractions given and convert the mixed number into improper fraction

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