# CAST Reasoning Test

#### A man tries to brace himself against a collapsing wall. Which is the best position for the man to push?

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The higher the pushing location, the greater the torque on the wall.

#### A light car and a heavy truck approach each other at the same speed. Will they travel in which direction if they collide?

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On the left. The car will not be able to stop the truck because it is heavier. As a result, they will move to the left.

#### How many furlongs are there in 60 rods?

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1.5 furlongs. 60 rods x (1furlog)/(40 rods) = 1.5 furlongs

#### One large central gear drives a pair of identical gears. Which gear rotates the fastest?

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They'll spin at the same speed. The outer gears' rate of rotation will be the same because they are powered by the same gear and have an equal number of teeth.

#### How many kilograms is 0.035 grams?

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0.035 grams x (1 kilogram)/(1000 grams) = 0.000035 kilograms

#### How many fathoms is 12 feet?

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2 fathoms. 12 feet x (1 fathom)/(6 feet) = 2 fathoms

#### How many inches are there in ten fathoms?

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10 fathoms x (6feet)/(1fathom)x(12inches)/(1foot)=720 inches