# Discussions on XAT 2007 Maths questions

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We can have a discussion on XAT07 quant on this thread..One can post one's attempts and quesns which one remembers...We all will do an autopsy of the same.. ::
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There's another problem which appeared in the paper..

5 people giving 5 different statements about no. of persons interested in the project. the statements were something like this:

person 1: none of us is interested in the project
person 2: exactly one is interested ..
person 3: exactly 2 are interested ..
person 4: exactly 3 are interested..
person 5: exactly 4 are interested ..

the person (s) interested in the project are only saying correct statement and others are bluffing. so find out no. of people interested in the project.

Ans: i guess 1.

The correct answer is "Exactly 1 person is interested"...And its the person who says so
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There's another problem which appeared in the paper..

5 people giving 5 different statements about no. of persons interested in the project. the statements were something like this:

person 1: none of us is interested in the project
person 2: exactly one is interested ..
person 3: exactly 2 are interested ..
person 4: exactly 3 are interested..
person 5: exactly 4 are interested ..

the person (s) interested in the project are only saying correct statement and others are bluffing. so find out no. of people interested in the project.

Ans: i guess 1.

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Also there was one question on thieves and policemen..thieves always lie,police always speak the truth..there are 5 ppl A,B,C,D,E...and they make some statements..how many are police and how many are thieves?

Ans..1 policeman,4 thieves

PS:Was this in the Maths section or LR?sorry if its the latter!:(

There was one question if any body remembers..abt the no of saturdays in a month.....if any body remembers the question..i think that the answer was something related to saturday..its vauge..but if some body remembers
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Also there was one question on thieves and policemen..thieves always lie,police always speak the truth..there are 5 ppl A,B,C,D,E...and they make some statements..how many are police and how many are thieves?

Ans..1 policeman,4 thieves

PS:Was this in the Maths section or LR?sorry if its the latter!:(

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the question on 12 clear mornings,9 clear evenings,total 13 rainy days...
What is the number of totally clear days in the given period?
I think the answer is 4.

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piku008 Says
none except the person who opened the pandora's box. i guess the person has marked all 3 q as none of these.

Check out this post...its bound to ruffle a few feathers!!!

http://www.pagalguy.com/654726-post573.html
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none except the person who opened the pandora's box. i guess the person has marked all 3 q as none of these.

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santiago Says
I third 😞 that................:(

Thank God i left that Pandora's box all alone Hee Hee....

BTW, did anybody get 10586 as the answer and thus marked it as None Of These???

If NOT, the i dont see any reason for worry 😃
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ashish banaya.. Says
Amit bhai,i 2nd u.....nahi tho meri band baj jayegi(3 precious marks & the penalty....XAT goes down the drain:()

I third 😞 that................:(
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piku008 Says
Couldnt get u. Which one was the only possibility??

see, most of us have marked the answer as 10563 or watever AFAIk it was option 2 in the booklet series B. so what i am saying is that, it is the only possible answer in the first place. the question had asked for the max value. i hope u got it 😃

but there can be a scope of error too
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