# CTS Solved Placement Papers

## 3 Profit & Loss Problems To Prepare For CTS Aptitude Tests

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Below are three problems on profit and loss using simple percentage calculations.

**Question 1**

Some numbers of bags were bought at Rs.4992 per dozen and sold at 18 bags for Rs.8208. What is the approximate gain or loss percent?

a) 9.6% gain b) 10.9% loss c) 9.6% loss d) 10.9% gain

**Answer : **a) 9.6% gain

Solution :

## Practice 3 Puzzle Problems To Prepare For CTS Placement Tests

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Below are three puzzles based on the concept of square numbers and prime numbers.

**Question 1**

## 3 Probability Problems To Prepare For CTS Placement Tests

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Below are three different problems based on permutations and combinations.

**Question 1**

The digits 2,3,8,7 and 6 are arranged to form 5 digit numbers in such a way that the repetition of the digits are not allowed. Then find the exact sum of all such possibilities:

a) 6031214 b) 9031214 c) 6933264 d) 5933264

## Practice 3 Prime Number Problems To Prepare For CTS Aptitude Tests

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Below are three different problems dealing with the calculations on prime numbers.

**Question 1**

Find the product of distinct prime factors of 34476.

a) 1321 b) 1326 c)34476 d)2873.

**Answer : **b) 1326

Solution :

## Practice 3 Solved Arithmetic Progression Problems To Prepare For CTS Placement Tests

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Below are three different problems on arithmetic progression dealing with sum of the terms in the series.

**Question 1**

A man saves Rs.16,500 in 10 years. If he increases savings amount every year by Rs.100 then what will be his savings amount during the first year ?

a) Rs.1200 b) Rs.500 c) Rs.1500 d) Rs.1700

**Answer : **a) Rs.1200

## Practice 3 Profit & Loss Problems To Prepare For CTS Placement Tests

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Below are three problems based on Profit and Loss calculations.

**Question 1**

Find the actual profit percentage of a milk vendor, if he sells milk using a faulty measure which reads 750 ml as 1000 ml.

a) 12% b) 25% c) 33% d) 40%

**Answer : **c) 33%

Solution :

## 4 Number Problems To Prepare For CTS Placement Tests

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Below are four problems on numbers with basic arithmetic calculations.

**Question 1**

Find a number which exceeds the aggregate of its 72, 81 and 108 parts by 8750/27.

a) 336 b) 128 c) 824 d) 538

Answer : a) 336

Solution :

## 3 Sample CTS Puzzle Questions

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Below are three puzzle questions based on time calculations to cross a bridge.

**Question 1**

## CTS Sample Puzzles On Time And Distance

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Below are three problems on time and distance with speed and time calculations.

**Question 1**

## CTS Practice Problems On Speed and Time

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Below are three problems based on speed and time with some logical calculations.

**Question 1**