Tips And Tricks And Shortcuts for Number System

Number System Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts

Tips and Tricks number system help to answer number system problem effectively.
Whole Number , Natural number and Integers are some common example of number system.
Here, are easy tips and tricks on Number System problems easily, and efficiently in competitive exams.

For example
Ques – π is rational number or irrational
Solution- Yes, π is rational number as it can be written in p/q form.

tips and tricks and shortcuts for number system

Type 1: Number System Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts & General questions

Question 1

Which one of the following is not a prime number?
Options
A. 51
B. 23
C. 17
D. 11

Solution:

51 is divisible by 17. So, it is not a prime number.

Correct option: A

Question 2.

How many prime numbers are there from 1 to 50?
Options
A. 20
B. 15
C. 21
D. 25

Solution:

Prime numbers less than 50 are:
2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, 43, 47

Correct option: B

Question 3

1198 * 1198 = ?

Options
A. 1435204
B. 1432504
C. 1453204
D. 1435024

Solution:

(1198)²
(1200 – 2)²
We can use the identity: (a-b)²= a² + b² – 2ab
(1200)² + 2² – 2 * 1200 * 2
1440000 + 4 – 4800
1435204

Correct option: A

Question 4.

The sum of first five prime numbers is:
Options
A. 20
B. 28
C. 30
D. 25

Solution:

Sum of first five prime numbers is = 2+3+5+7+11 = 28

Correct option: B

Question 5.

If x and y are odd numbers, then which of the following is even numbers?
Options
A. x + y
B. xy
C. x – y
D. xy + 2

Solution:

The sum of two odd number is always even. So, x + y is even.

Correct option: A

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    • PrepInsta Support

      Hi Jayprakash,

      This is just Tips and Tricks Page and to give you guys basic idea about how to apply those tricks we put several questions here.
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