From: avrim+@BLUM.PC.CS.CMU.EDU (Avrim Blum)
Newsgroups: cmu.cs.general
Subject: S.R.A.T.
Date: 14 Dec 1995 16:10:15 GMT
Organization: Carnegie-Mellon University, School of Computer Science
Message-ID: <4api97$4t2@cantaloupe.srv.cs.cmu.edu>

Just in case anybody is looking for good exam questions......

### S.R.A.T.

by Jim Propp

(Click here for Jim's official SRAT test page, with detailed solutions!)

1. The first question whose answer is B is question

- (A) 1
- (B) 2
- (C) 3
- (D) 4
- (E) 5

2. The only two consecutive questions with identical answers are questions
- (A) 6 and 7
- (B) 7 and 8
- (C) 8 and 9
- (D) 9 and 10
- (E) 10 and 11

3. The number of questions with the answer E is
- (A) 0
- (B) 1
- (C) 2
- (D) 3
- (E) 4

4. The number of questions with the answer A is
- (A) 4
- (B) 5
- (C) 6
- (D) 7
- (E) 8

5. The answer to this question is the same as the answer to question
- (A) 1
- (B) 2
- (C) 3
- (D) 4
- (E) 5

6. The answer to question 17 is
- (A) C
- (B) D
- (C) E
- (D) none of the above
- (E) all of the above

7. Alphabetically, the answer to this question and the answer to
the following question are
- (A) 4 apart
- (B) 3 apart
- (C) 2 apart
- (D) 1 apart
- (E) the same

8. The number of questions whose answers are vowels is
- (A) 4
- (B) 5
- (C) 6
- (D) 7
- (E) 8

9. The next question with the same answer as this one is question
- (A) 10
- (B) 11
- (C) 12
- (D) 13
- (E) 14

10. The answer to question 16 is
- (A) D
- (B) A
- (C) E
- (D) B
- (E) C

11. The number of questions preceding this one with the answer B is
- (A) 0
- (B) 1
- (C) 2
- (D) 3
- (E) 4

12. The number of questions whose answer is a consonant is
- (A) an even number
- (B) an odd number
- (C) a perfect square
- (D) a prime
- (E) divisible by 5

13. The only odd-numbered problem with answer A is
- (A) 9
- (B) 11
- (C) 13
- (D) 15
- (E) 17

14. The number of questions with answer D is
- (A) 6
- (B) 7
- (C) 8
- (D) 9
- (E) 10

15. The answer to question 12 is
- (A) A
- (B) B
- (C) C
- (D) D
- (E) E

16. The answer to question 10 is
- (A) D
- (B) C
- (C) B
- (D) A
- (E) E

17. The answer to question 6 is
- (A) C
- (B) D
- (C) E
- (D) none of the above
- (E) all of the above

18. The number of questions with answer A equals the number of
questions with answer
- (A) B
- (B) C
- (C) D
- (D) E
- (E) none of the above

19. The answer to this question is:
- (A) A
- (B) B
- (C) C
- (D) D
- (E) E

20. Standardized test : intelligence :: barometer :
- (A) temperature (only)
- (B) wind-velocity (only)
- (C) latitude (only)
- (D) longitude (only)
- (E) all of the above