## EEDC Aptitude Test Questions and Answers

Here are aptitude questions for the EEDC (Enugu Electricity Distribution Company) exam, along with options and the correct answers:

If the cost of 6 notebooks is equal to the cost of 4 pens, and the cost of 5 pens is equal to the cost of 3 pencils, then how many pencils can be bought with the cost of 30 notebooks?

a) 15

b) 18

c) 20

d) 25

Correct answer: b) 18

A train travels at a speed of 80 km/h for the first 30 minutes and then increases its speed to 100 km/h for the next 1 hour. What is the average speed of the train?

a) 84 km/h

b) 88 km/h

c) 92 km/h

d) 96 km/h

Correct answer: b) 88 km/h

The ratio of the angles of a quadrilateral is 3:4:5:8. Find the smallest angle of the quadrilateral.

a) 36 degrees

b) 48 degrees

c) 60 degrees

d) 72 degrees

Correct answer: a) 36 degrees

If the area of a square is 64 square meters, what is the length of its diagonal?

a) 4 meters

b) 8 meters

c) 12 meters

d) 16 meters

Correct answer: c) 12 meters

A shopkeeper sells a pair of shoes at a 20% discount. If the discounted price is $480, what is the original price of the shoes?

a) $600

b) $640

c) $720

d) $800

Correct answer: d) $800

The ratio of the number of boys to the number of girls in a class is 3:4. If there are 35 students in the class, how many boys are there?

a) 12

b) 15

c) 18

d) 21

Correct answer: d) 21

What is the next number in the series: 2, 5, 10, 17, ...?

a) 24

b) 27

c) 30

d) 33

Correct answer: b) 27

A car covers a distance of 360 kilometers in 6 hours. What is its average speed in meters per second?

a) 20 m/s

b) 30 m/s

c) 40 m/s

d) 50 m/s

Correct answer: b) 30 m/s

A man spends 30% of his monthly salary on rent, 20% on groceries, and 10% on transportation. What percentage of his salary is left?

a) 40%

b) 45%

c) 50%

d) 55%

Correct answer: c) 50%

In a class, 40% of the students play football, 30% play cricket, and 20% play both sports. What percentage of the students play neither football nor cricket?

a) 10%

b) 20%

c) 30%

d) 40%

Correct answer: b) 20%

The length of a rectangle is increased by 20%, and its width is decreased by 10%. What is the percentage change in its area?

a) 8%

b) 10%

c) 12%

d) 15%

Correct answer: a) 8%

A container has 8 liters of milk. If 25% of the milk is consumed, how many liters of milk are left in the container?

a) 4 liters

b) 5 liters

c) 6 liters

d) 7 liters

Correct answer: b) 5 liters

What is the square root of 625?

a) 25

b) 30

c) 35

d) 40

Correct answer: a) 25

If x + 1/x = 5, what is the value of x^2 + 1/x^2?

a) 20

b) 23

c) 25

d) 28

Correct answer: c) 25

A bag contains 4 red balls and 6 blue balls. If a ball is randomly drawn from the bag, what is the probability of drawing a blue ball?

a) 2/5

b) 3/5

c) 4/9

d) 6/10

Correct answer: b) 3/5

The area of a circle is 154 square centimeters. What is the circumference of the circle?

a) 22 cm

b) 28 cm

c) 44 cm

d) 56 cm

Correct answer: c) 44 cm

If a number is increased by 25% and then decreased by 20%, what is the overall percentage change in the number?

a) 2%

b) 5%

c) 10%

d) 15%

Correct answer: a) 2%

A car travels a distance of 360 km in 4 hours. If the speed is increased by 20 km/h, how long will it take to cover the same distance?

a) 3 hours

b) 3.5 hours

c) 4.5 hours

d) 5 hours

Correct answer: b) 3.5 hours

In a bag, there are 8 red balls, 6 green balls, and 4 blue balls. If a ball is randomly drawn from the bag, what is the probability of drawing a red or green ball?

a) 0.5

b) 0.6

c) 0.7

d) 0.8

Correct answer: d) 0.8

The sum of three consecutive odd numbers is 87. What is the middle number?

a) 27

b) 29

c) 31

d) 33

Correct answer: c) 31

These questions cover various topics in aptitude, including ratios, percentages, geometry, probability, and arithmetic. Make sure to thoroughly practice these concepts to prepare for the EEDC aptitude exams.

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