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Verbal Reasoning

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Raylan's house has 2 bedrooms and a single bathroom. His house is the largest on his street.






2. Raylan joined the Air Force in 1995. He left the Air Force in 2000 to join the FBI. He left the FBI in 2010.






3. Raylan lives on Maple Lane. Maple Lane intersects with Oak Drive and Willow Court.






4. Raylan joined the Army in 1990. He was discharged in 2000.






5. Raylan served in the Coast Guard. He had sole responsibility for a vessel.






6. Raylan does not like to attend baseball games. His favorite baseball team is the Red Sox.






7. Raylan first worked as a policeman. After a year - he spent 40 years working for PNC Bank - Chase Bank - Soverign Bank - Bank of America and Citizens Bank.






8. Raylan's favorite instrument is a violin. He often goes to the orchestra.






9. Raylan plays the piano. He is in a four piece band.






10. Raylan makes $121 -000 per year. People who make more than $150 -000 per year can not open an Individual Retirement Account.






11. Raylan worked for PNC Bank - Chase Bank - Soverign Bank - Bank of America and Citizens Bank.






12. Raylan served in the Army. He was stationed in Germany.






13. Raylan worked for PNC Bank - The Philadelphia Red Sox - Chase Bank - ESPN - Soverign Bank and the Hockey News.






14. Raylan likes to watch baseball games on television. His favorite baseball team is the Red Sox.






15. Raylan joined the Navy in 1995. He was discharged in 2010.






16. Raylan makes $99 -000 per year. People who make more than $100 -000 per year can not open a Roth IRA.






17. Raylan prefers radio talk shows to other stations. He rarely uses his home stereo.






18. Acme provides employees such as Raylan with an office computer and cell phone. They provide no other equipment.






19. Raylan and his neighbors need to water their yards frequently. The sun beating down on the grass dries them out.






20. Raylan has two brothers. Each of his brothers have three children.






21. Raylan watches TNT. He also enjoys FX and the USA Network.






22. Raylan missed no days of work last year. This year - he's missed a few days - has been to the doctor four times for asthma and his blood pressure is high.


23. Raylan's house has a view of the entire town. One must drive uphill for 5 minues to reach Raylan's house.






24. Raylan runs 3 miles a day. He runs 5 days a week.






25. Raylan likes music - stamp collecting and fishing. He also collects baseball cards and builds model airplanes.






26. Raylan has worked at Acme for 17 years. Employees who work at Acme for 20 years are eligible for retirement.






27. Raylan served in the Navy. He was an officer on a destroyer - carrier and submarine.






28. Raylan runs 4 miles whenever he runs. He runs on weekdays.






29. Raylan has worked 26 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 25 years are eligible for early retirement.






30. Raylan likes to lift weights. Acme does not have a gym.






31. Raylan works for Acme. Acme provides employees with shares of stock as part of their compensation.






32. Raylan makes $151 -000 per year. People who make more than $150 -000 per year can not open an Individual Retirement Account.






33. Raylan worked for Acme - then PNC Bank - then went back to Acme.






34. Raylan watches the Discovery Channel. He also likes the History Channel and Nat Geo.






35. Raylan went to Rutgers University. He received his diploma in 1990.






36. Raylan worked for Acme - then PNC Bank - then Merck - then Chase Bank.






37. Raylan made $99 -000 in 2010. Raylan's salary was $105 -000 in 2011.






38. Raylan went to Lexington High School. Immediately after graduation - Raylan went to work for Acme. He never returned to school.






39. Raylan graduated from Rutgers in 1990. He immediately went to work for Acme - where he worked his entire career.






40. Raylan watches ESPN - Versus and Fox Soccer Channel. He also views the Speed Channel - the NHL Network and the MLB Network in his spare time.






41. Raylan has worked 5 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 10 years are eligible for a pension.






42. Raylan went to Rutgers University. Rutgers is in New Brunswick.






43. Raylan has worked at Acme for 27 years. Employees who work at Acme for 25 year are eligible for retirement.






44. Raylan lives in Lexington. He has a 75 minute drive to work.






45. Raylan likes to run. Acme has a 3 mile running track.






46. Acme has a rule employees - including Raylan - must live within 20 miles of their office. The AT&T office is in Lexington.






47. Raylan has worked 24 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 25 years are eligible for early retirement.






48. Raylan has worked 9 and one half years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 10 years are eligible for a pension.






49. Raylan likes to attend hockey games. His favorite hockey team is the Braves.






50. Raylan likes to lift weights. Acme has a complete gym.