# Kerala PSC Divisional Accountant solved paper part 3

Kerala PSC Divisional Accountant old questions and answers part 3

41. If the progression 3, 10, 17, ____ and 63, 65, 67, ____ are such that their nth terms are equal, then the values of n is?
A)17
B) 13[]
C) 63
D) 20

42. How many three digit numbers are there in which all the digits are distinct?
A) 648 []
B) 548
C) 608
D) 508

43. A number when divided by 342 gives a remainder 47. When the same number is divided by 19, What should be the remainder?
A)12
B) 13
C) 9[]
D) 7

44. The angles of a triangle are in the ratio of 4:6:10. What is the value of the largest angle?
A) 60
B) 90[]
C) 70
D) 80

45. The sum of numerator and denominator of a certain fraction is 11. If one is added to the numerator, the value of fraction becomes 1/2 , the fraction is?
A) 3/8 []
B) 4/7
C) 5/6
D)None of these

46. The speed of a car is twice that of a truck. Both started from Palakkadu and reached at Salem. If the truck took 3 hours more than the car, what was the time taken by the truck to reach at Salem?
A) 9 hours
B) 6 hours[]
C) 5 hours
D) 4 hours

47. A farmer has 50 Kg wheat in hand, part of which he sells at 8% profit and the rest at 18% profit. He gains 14% altogether. What is the quantity of wheat sold by him at 18% profit?
A) 25 Kg
B) 15 Kg
C) 40 Kg
D) 30 Kg []

48. The sum of two numbers is 2490. If 6.5% of one number is equal to 8.5% of other, then one of the number is?
A) 1200
B) 1301
C) 1411[]
D) 2070

49. Weight of a cow and a buffalo are in the ratio of 4:5.  Cow's weight increases by 10% and the total weight of cow and buffalo together becomes 82.8 Kg, which an increase of 15%. By what percent does the weight of the buffalo increase?
A) 20%
B) 19%[]
C) 27%
D) 29%

50. The least number of square tiles required to pave the floor of a room having length 11 m 47 cm and 10 m 36 cm breadth is?
A) 868
B) 930
C) 880
D) 836

51. If the radius of a cylinder is doubled and the height is halved, what is the ratio between the new volume and previous volume?
A) 1:2
B) 2:3
C) 2:1[]
D)  None of these

52. How many days will be there from January 1992 to April 1992?
A) 120
B) 121[]
C) 119
D) 122

53. Area of square field is one hectare. What is the length of the diagonal?
A) 100
B) 100 root 2[]
C) 50
D) 50 root 2
54. A chess board contains 64 equal squares and the are of each square is 2.56 cm2. Find the length of one side of the chess board?
A) 12.8[]
B) 10.2
C) 13.4
D) 14.6

55. In how many ways can 5 persons be seated around a circle table in a meeting?
A) 22
B) 20
C) 24[]
D)26

56. Father is 4 times as old as his son, in 30 years he will be only twice as old as his son. Then the present age of the father is ?
A) 50 years
B) 60 years[]
C) 80 years
D) 40 years

57. The length of a rectangle is increased by 20%. What will be the percentage decrease in its breadth so as to have the same area?
A) 11 5/6
B)  14 3/4
C)  10 1/3
D)  16 2/3[]

58. The average of 11 results is 60. If the average of the first 6 result is 59 and that of the last six is 62, find the sixth result?
A) 66[]
B) 76
C) 56
D) 70

59. Six bells commence tolling together at regular intervals of 3, 6, 9, 12, 15 and 18 seconds respectively. In 30 minutes, how many times, do they toll together?
A) 13
B) 17
C) 11[]
D)19

60.The average of the two digit number which remains the same when the digits interchange their position?
A) 45
B) 55[]
C) 65

D) 75