1) Which of the five is least like the other four?*

Flower

Novel

Painting

Poem

Statue

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2) Steve needs 13 computer monitors from the store. Steve can only carry 3 at a time. What is the minimum number of trips Steve needs to make it to the store?*

3

4

4 ½

5

6

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3) Mary, who is 16 years old, is four times as old as her brother. How old will Mary be when she is twice as old as her brother?*

20

24

25

26

28

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4) In a 1 mile relay race, the 1st runner of four finishes his quarter mile in 2 minutes. How fast will each of the 3 other racers have to run their quarter mile in order for them to finish their race in 6 minutes.*

1 minute 20 seconds

1 minute 25 seconds

1 minute 30 seconds

2 minutes

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5) The recommended daily calcium intake for a 20-year-old is 1,000 milligrams (mg). One cup of milk contains 299 mg of calcium and one cup of juice contains 261 mg of calcium. Which of the following equations represents the possible number of cups of milk m and cups of juice j a 20-year-old could drink in a day to meet or exceed the recommended daily calcium intake from these drinks alone?*

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6) Which number is missing in the number sequence: 1 – 8 – 27 – ? – 125 – 216

36

45

46

64

99

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7) Which of the following numbers does not belong in this series? 2 – 3 – 6 – 7 – 8 – 14 – 15 – 30*

3

7

8

15

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THIS IS A TWO PART QUESTION (questions 8 & 9)

Given 1: Three agents are suspected of being a double agent.
Given 2: All agents tell the truth and all double agents lie.
Given 3: When questioned each agent, Alan, Ben, and Cassie make the following statements:

Alan: “Ben is a double agent!”
Ben: “Cassie is a double agent!”
Cassie: “Ben is a double agent!”

8) If there is only one double agent, who is the double agent?*

Alan

Ben

Cassie

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9) If, however, there are two double agent then which one is the agent?*

Alan

Ben

Cassie

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THIS IS FOR QUESTION 10 Equation A: shows how temperature F, measured in degrees Fahrenheit, relates to a temperature C, measured in degrees Celsius.

I. A temperature increase of 1 degree Fahrenheit is equivalent to a temperature increase of degree Celsius.
II. A temperature increase of 1 degree Celsius is equivalent to a temperature increase of 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit.
III. A temperature increase of degree Fahrenheit is equivalent to a temperature increase of 1 degree Celsius.

10) Based on equation A, which of the statements are true?

I only

II only

III only

I and II only

I, II and III

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Bonus Question

(This question is OPTIONAL because this is a HARD puzzle)