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Q 1.

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{tex} ( 739 \% \text { of } 383 ) \div 628 \approx ? {/tex}

A

10

4.5

C

15.75

D

19.25

E

24.15

Explanation

Q 2.

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If the numerator of a fraction is increased by {tex} 200 \% {/tex} and the denominator is increased by {tex} 160 \% , {/tex} the resultant fraction is {tex} \frac { 7 } { 13 } . {/tex} What is the original fraction?

{tex} \frac { 7 } { 15 } {/tex}

B

{tex} \frac { 2 } { 5 } {/tex}

C

{tex} \frac { 8 } { 15 } {/tex}

D

{tex} \frac { 5 } { 7 } {/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation



Q 3.

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{tex} 60 \% {/tex} of {tex} 8 \frac { 1 } { 4 } + \frac { 6 } { 5 } = 15 - ? {/tex}

A

5.55

B

6.27

8.85

D

6.13

E

None of these

Explanation



Q 4.

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{tex} 137 \% {/tex} of {tex} 12345 \approx ? {/tex}

17000

B

15000

C

1500

D

14300

E

900

Explanation

Q 5.

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A shopkeeper employed a servant at a monthly salary of {tex} \mathrm{Rs.1500}{/tex}.In addition to it, he agreed to pay him a commission of {tex} 15 \% {/tex} on the monthly sale. How much sale in Rupees should the servant do if he wants his monthly income as {tex} \mathrm{Rs.6000}?{/tex}

{tex}\mathrm{Rs.30000} {/tex}

B

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.41500} {/tex}

C

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.31500}{/tex}

D

{tex}\mathrm{Rs.50000}{/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 6.

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Sumitra has an average of {tex} 56 \% {/tex} on her first {tex}7{/tex} examinations. How much should she make on her eighth examination to obtain an average of {tex} 60 \% {/tex} on {tex}8{/tex} examinations?

A

{tex} 88 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 78 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 98 \% {/tex}

Cannot be determined

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 7.

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When the price of a radio was reduced by {tex} 20 \% , {/tex} its sale increased by {tex} 80 \% {/tex}. What was the net effect on the sale?

{tex} 44 \% {/tex} increase

B

{tex} 44 \% {/tex} decrease

C

{tex} 66 \% {/tex} increase

D

{tex} 75 \% {/tex} increase

E

None of these

Explanation


Q 8.

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{tex} \mathrm { \frac { 7 } { 8 }} {/tex} of {tex} 248 + 20 \% {/tex} of {tex} 110 = ? {/tex}

A

192

B

202

C

212

239

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 9.

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On a test consisting of {tex}250{/tex} questions, Jassi answered {tex} 40 \% {/tex} of the first {tex}125{/tex} questions correctly. What percent of the other {tex}125{/tex} questions does she need to answer correctly for her grade on the entire exam to be {tex} 60 \% ? {/tex}

A

75

80

C

60

D

Cannot be determined

E

None of these

Explanation



Q 10.

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{tex} 52 \% {/tex} of {tex} 666 + ? = 500 {/tex}

A

138.53

B

168.46

C

144.54

153.68

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 11.

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{tex} ? \% {/tex} of {tex} 35568 \div 650 = 456 {/tex}

A

12

B

16

C

18

D

14

None of these

Explanation



Q 12.

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{tex} 58 \% {/tex} of {tex} 960 - ? \% {/tex} of {tex} 635 = 277.4 {/tex}

A

24

B

36

44

D

58

E

None of these

Explanation


Q 13.

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Somesh bought a microwave oven and paid {tex} 10 \% {/tex} less than its original price. He sold it at {tex} 30 \% {/tex} profit on the price he had paid. What percentage of profit did Somesh earn on the original price?

A

{tex} 32 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 11 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 20 \% {/tex}

{tex} 17 \% {/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 14.

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A speaks truth in {tex} 75 \% {/tex} and {tex} \mathrm { B } {/tex} in {tex} 80 \% {/tex} cases. In what percentage of cases are they likely to contradict each other when narrating the same incident?

35

B

30

C

25

D

20

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 15.

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Four-fifths of three-eighths of a number is {tex} 24.{/tex} What is {tex} 250 {/tex} per cent of that number?

A

{tex}100{/tex}

B

{tex}160{/tex}

C

{tex}120{/tex}

{tex}200{/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation


Q 16.

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{tex} 36 \% {/tex} of {tex} 4800 \times 0.2 \% {/tex} of {tex} 1320 = ? {/tex}

A

4535.52

B

4551.36

4561.92

D

4572.48

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 17.

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{tex} \mathrm{Mr}{/tex} {tex} \mathrm {X } , {/tex} a businessman, had income in the year {tex} \mathrm{1995}{/tex} such that he earned a profit of {tex} {20 \%} {/tex} on his investment in the business. In the year {tex} \mathrm{1996}{/tex} his investment was less by {tex} \mathrm{Rs}{/tex} {tex} \mathrm{5000}{/tex} but still had the same income (Income = Investment + Profit) as that in {tex} \mathrm{1995}{/tex}.Thus the per cent profit earned in {tex} \mathrm{1996}{/tex} increased by {tex} 6 \% . {/tex} What was his investment in {tex} 1995 ? {/tex}

A

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.100000} {/tex}

B

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.100500}{/tex}

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.105000}{/tex}

D

Data inadequate

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 18.

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{tex} ( 8.2 \% \text { of } 365 ) - ( 1.75 \% \text { of } 108 ) = ? {/tex}

A

16.02

28.04

C

42.34

D

53.76

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 19.

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The price of commodity {tex} X {/tex} increases by {tex}40{/tex} paise every year, while the price of commodity {tex}\mathrm{Y}{/tex} increases by {tex}15{/tex} paise every year. If in 1988 , the price of commodity {tex} \mathrm { X } {/tex} was {tex}\mathrm {Rs.4.20}{/tex} and that of {tex} \mathrm { Y } {/tex} was {tex} \mathrm { Rs. } 6.30 {/tex}, in which year will commodity {tex} \mathrm { X } {/tex} cost {tex}40{/tex} paise more than commodity {tex} \mathrm { Y } {/tex}?

A

1997

1998

C

1999

D

2000

E

None of these

Explanation


Q 20.

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{tex} ( 18 \% \text { of } 250 + 25 \% \text { of } 144 ) {/tex} of {tex} ? = 54 {/tex}

{tex} \frac { 2 } { 3 } {/tex}

B

{tex} \frac { 3 } { 2 } {/tex}

C

{tex} \frac { 4 } { 9 } {/tex}

D

{tex} \frac { 1 } { 3 } {/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation



Q 21.

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{tex} 35 \% {/tex} of {tex} 160 + ? \% {/tex} of {tex} 180 = 50 \% {/tex} of {tex}310{/tex}

A

35

55

C

65

D

45

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 22.

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Two-fifhs of thirty per cent of one-fourth of a number is {tex}15{/tex}. What is {tex}20{/tex} per cent of that number?

A

{tex}90{/tex}

B

{tex}150{/tex}

{tex}100{/tex}

D

{tex}120{/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 23.

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Bovina spent {tex} \mathrm{Rs.} 44,668 {/tex} on her air tickets, {tex} \mathrm{Rs.} 56,732 {/tex} on buying gifts for the family members and the remaining {tex} 22 \% {/tex} of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount?

A

{tex}\mathrm{Rs.} 28,600 {/tex}

{tex}\mathrm{Rs.} 1,30,000 {/tex}

C

{tex}\mathrm{Rs.} 1,01,400{/tex}

D

{tex} \mathrm{Rs.}33,800 {/tex}

E

None of these

Explanation



Q 24.

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{tex} 65 \% {/tex} of {tex} 599 = ? {/tex}

A

345.65

389.35

C

413.75

D

436.85

E

None of these

Explanation

Q 25.

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{tex} 94.5 \% {/tex} of {tex} 550 = ? {/tex}

A

506.45

B

521.65

C

518.55

519.75

E

None of these

Explanation