Adobe Test Pattern

ADOBE Aptitude Questions

  1. 7 cannibals of XYZ island, decide to throw a party. As you may be aware, cannibals are guys who eat human beings. The senior among them – Father Cannibal decides that any 6 of them will eat up one cannibal, then out of the remaining six – five of them will eat up one cannibal and so on till one is left. What is the time until one cannibal is left, if it takes one cannibal 3 hours to eat up one cannibal independently?
    • 7 hrs 11 min
    • 6 hrs 12 min
    • 7 hrs 21 min
    • 18 hrs 16 min
  2. Three articles are purchased for Rs. 1050, each with a different cost. The first article was sold at a loss of 20%, the second at 1/3rd gain and the third at 60% gain. Later he found that their SPs were same. What was his net gain/loss?
    • 14.28% gain
    • 13% loss
    • 12% loss
    • 11.11% gain
  3. In the figure below, line DE is parallel to line AB. If CD = 3 and AD = 6, which of the following must be true?
    • I and II only
    • I and III only
    • II and III only
    • I, II and III
  4. In a game of tennis, A gives B 21 points and gives C 25 points. B gives C 10 points. How many points make the game?
    • 50
    • 45
    • 35
    • 30
  5. What is the value of a if x3 + 3x2 + ax + b leaves the same remainder when divided by (x – 2) and (x + 1)?
    • 18
    • 3
    • -6
    • Cannot be determined
  6. What is the range of values of k if (1 + 2k)x2 – 10x + k – 2 = 0 has real roots?
    • –3 ≤ k ≤ 4.5
    • –1.5 ≤ k ≤ 9
    • k ≥ 4.5, k ≤ –3
    • k ≥ 3, k ≤ –9
  7. A square, S1, circumscribes the circum circle of an equilateral triangle of side 10 cm. A square, S2, is inscribed in the in circle of the triangle. What is the ratio of the area of S1 to the area of S2?
    • 4:1
    • 32:1
    • 8:1
    • 2:1
  8. The sum of the first n terms of an AP is Sn = 4n2 – 2n. Three terms of this series, T2, Tm and T32 are consecutive terms in GP. Find m
    • 7
    • 10
    • 16
    • 5
  9. Three casks of equal capacities contain three liquids A, B & C in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3, 3 : 4 : 5 & 5 : 6 : 7 respectively. The mixtures from these casks are taken in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3 and poured into a 4th cask with the same capacity as that of the three casks and the cask is completely filled. What is the ratio of the liquids A, B and C in the resulting mixture?
    • 25:36:47
    • 16:21:26
    • 3:4:5
    • 1:2:3
  10. A trader sells two bullocks for Rs. 8,400 each, neither losing nor gaining in total. If he sold one of the bullocks at a gain of 20%, the other is sold at a loss of
    • 20 %
    • 18%
    • 14%
    • 21 %
    • None of these