1. 

Which one of the five choices makes the best comparison? LIVED is to DEVIL as 6323 is to:

 

  

2336

 

  

6232

 

  

3236

 

  

3326

 

  

6332

 

 

2. 

Which one of these five is least like the other four?

 

  

Horse

 

  

Kangaroo

 

  

Cow

 

  

Deer

 

  

Donkey

 

 

3. 

Which number should come next? 144 121 100 81 64 ?

 

  

17

 

  

19

 

  

36

 

  

49

 

  

50

 

 

4. 

Even the most ___________ rose has thorns.

 

  

Ugly

 

  

Weathered

 

  

Elusive

 

  

Noxious

 

  

Tempting

 

 

5. 

HAND is to Glove as HEAD is to

 

  

Hair

 

  

Hat

 

  

Neck

 

  

Earring

 

  

Hairpin

 

 

6. 

is to

as

is to

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

7. 

John likes 400 but not 300; he likes 100 but not 99; he likes 3600 but not 3700. Which does he like?

 

  

900

 

  

1000

 

  

1100

 

  

1200

 

 

8. 

A fallacious argument is:

 

  

Disturbing

 

  

Valid

 

  

False

 

  

Necessary

 

 

9. 

If you rearrange the letters "ANLDEGN," you would have the name of a(n):

 

  

Ocean

 

  

Country

 

  

State

 

  

City

 

  

Animal

 

 

10. 

NASA received three messages in a strange language from a distant planet. The scientists studied the messages and found that "Necor Buldon Slock" means "Danger Rocket Explosion" and "Edwan Mynor Necor" means "Danger Spaceship Fire" and "Buldon Gimilzor Gondor" means "Bad Gas Explosion". What does "Slock" mean?

 

  

Danger

 

  

Explosion

 

  

Nothing

 

  

Rocket

 

  

Gas

 

 

11. 

If some Wicks are Slicks, and some Slicks are Snicks, then some Wicks are definitely Snicks. The statement is:

 

  

True

 

  

False

 

  

Neither

 

 

12. 

Ann is taller than Jill, and Kelly is shorter than Ann. Which of the following statements would be most accurate?

 

  

Kelly is taller than Jill

 

  

Kelly is shorter than Jill

 

  

Kelly is as tall as Jill

 

  

It's impossible to tell

 

 

13. 

A boy is 4 years old and his sister is three times as old as he is. When the boy is 12 years old, how old will his sister be?

 

  

16

 

  

20

 

  

24

 

  

28

 

  

32

 

 

14. 

Assume that these two statements are true: All brown-haired men have bad tempers. Larry is a brown-haired man. The statement Larry has a bad temper is:

 

  

True

 

  

False

 

  

Unable to determine

 

 

15. 

Two girls caught 25 frogs. Lisa caught four times as many as Jen did. How many frogs did Jen catch?

 

  

4

 

  

5

 

  

8

 

  

10

 

  

15

 

 

16. 

Inept is the opposite of:

 

  

Healthy

 

  

Deep

 

  

Skillful

 

  

Sad

 

  

Happy

 

 

17. 

A car traveled 28 miles in 30 minutes. How many miles per hour was it traveling?

 

  

28

 

  

36

 

  

56

 

  

58

 

  

62

 

 

18. 

If all Zips are Zoodles, and all Zoodles are Zonkers, then all Zips are definitely Zonkers.
The above sentence is logically:

 

  

True

 

  

False

 

  

Neither

 

 

19. 

Sue is both the 50th best and the 50th worst student at her school. How many students attend her school?

 

  

50

 

  

75

 

  

99

 

  

100

 

  

101

 

 

20. 

In a race from point X to point Y and back, Jack averages 30 miles per hour to point Y and 10 miles per hour back to point X. Sandy averages 20 miles per hour in both directions. Between Jack and Sandy, who finished first?

 

  

Jack

 

  

Sandy

 

  

They tie

 

  

Neither

 

  

Impossible to tell

 


 

21. 

Ten people can paint 60 houses in 120 days, so five people can paint 30 houses in:

 

  

15 days

 

  

30 days

 

  

60 days

 

  

120 days

 

 

22. 

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never ________.

 

  

Complete

 

  

Accurate

 

  

Complex

 

  

Simple

 

  

Wise

 

 

23. 

Which number should come next? 64, 16, 4, 1, ?

 

  

1/16

 

  

1/12

 

  

1/8

 

  

1/2

 

  

1

 

 

24. 

What number is one half of one quarter of one tenth of 800?

 

  

2

 

  

5

 

  

8

 

  

10

 

  

40

 

 

25. 

A cynic is one who knows the price of everything and the ________ of nothing.

 

  

Emotion

 

  

Value

 

  

Meaning

 

  

Color

 

  

Quality

 

 

26. 

Two cars start off at the same point on a straight highway facing opposite directions. Each car drives for 6 miles, takes a left turn, and drives for 8 miles. How far apart are the two cars?

 

  

2 miles

 

  

11 miles

 

  

14 miles

 

  

20 miles

 

  

26 miles

 

 

27. 

Which one of these five things is least like the other four?

 

  

Plum

 

  

Grape

 

  

Apricot

 

  

Peach

 

  

Cherry

 

 

28. 

Wisdom is knowing what to do next; __________ is doing it.

 

  

Virtue

 

  

Luck

 

  

Happiness

 

  

Sanity

 

  

Nostalgia

 

 

29. 

It is easier to _______________ than to offer a helping hand.

 

  

Raise a flag

 

  

Be on the ball

 

  

Lay down

 

  

Point the finger

 

  

Sing praises

 

 

30. 

True knowledge exists in knowing that you know ___________.

 

  

Everything

 

  

Nothing

 

  

The truth

 

  

The weather

 

  

The meaning of life

 

 

31. 

Which word best completes the analogy: Water is to glass as letter is to...

 

  

mail

 

  

stamp

 

  

pen

 

  

envelope

 

  

book

 

 

32. 

is to

as

is to

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

33. 

Which one of the designs is least like the other four?

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

34. 



For the picture sequence above, find the picture that follows logically from one of the six below.

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

35. 



For the picture sequence above, find the picture that follows logically from one of the five below.

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

36. 



Fill in the empty box above with the correct picture from below

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

37. 



Fill in the white box above with the correct picture from below

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

38. 

is to

as

is to

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

39. 

is to

as

is to

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

  

 

 

40. 

Which design does not belong in this group?