# Sample Aptitude Questions of John-Deere

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1. The number missing in the series 2, 5, 10, 17, ?, 37, 50, 65 is?
1. 27
2. 22
3. 25
4. 26
The logic is that consecutive odd numbers starting from 3 are being added to each number.
2, 2 + 3, 5 + 5, 10 + 7, 17 + 9 ( = 26 ), 26 + 11, ...and so on.
2. Which one of the following when divided by 19 gives the quotient 19 and the remainder 9?
1. 370
2. 331
3. 281
4. 368
370 = 19 × 19 + 9.
1. Ten men finish a piece of work in 10 days. How many men needed to finish the work in 1 day?
1. 10
2. 25
3. 50
4. 100
10 Men can do it in 10 days
=> 100 Men can do it in 1 days.
2. Square root of 625 is
1. 12
2. 15
3. 25
4. 35
√625 = 25.
3. A watch hand reads 4:30. If the minute hand points East, in what direction will the hour hand point?
1. North
2. North-West
3. North-East
4. South-East
It is North East.
4. Anuj gets 3 marks for each correctly done question but loses 2 marks for each wrongly done question. He attempts 30 questions and gets 40 marks. The number of correctly attempted questions is?
1. 20
2. 25
3. 15
4. 21
For every wrong answer Anuj loses 5 Marks
(90 – x) × 5 = 40 => x = 10
10 wrong and 20 correct.
5. The price of the sugar having risen by 60%, by how much per cent must a householder reduce his consumption of sugar so as not to increase his expenditure?
1. 60%
2. 40%
3. 20%
4. 75/2%
6. If Tuesday falls on the fourth of the month, what day will dawn three days after the 24th?
1. Tuesday
2. Friday
3. Thursday
4. Monday
04th, 11th, 18th, 25th – Tuesday
=> 24th is Monday.
7. A clock is started at noon. By 10 minutes past 5, the hour hand has turned through:
1. 145 degree
2. 150 degree
3. 155 degree
4. 160 degree