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Q 1.

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If {tex} 80 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } = 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { B } {/tex} and {tex} \mathrm { B } = {/tex} {tex} \mathrm { x } \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } , {/tex} then the value of {tex} \mathrm { x } {/tex} is :

A

400

B

300

160

D

150

Explanation

Q 2.

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If {tex} \mathrm { x } {/tex} is {tex} 80 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { y } , {/tex} what percent of {tex} y {/tex} is {tex} x ? {/tex}

A

{tex} 75 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 80 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 100 \% {/tex}

{tex} 125 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 3.

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If {tex} 8 \% {/tex} of {tex} x {/tex} is the same as {tex} 4 \% {/tex} of {tex} y , {/tex} then {tex} 20 \% {/tex} of {tex} x {/tex} is the same as:

{tex} 10 \% {/tex} of {tex} y {/tex}

B

{tex} 16 \% {/tex} of {tex} y {/tex}

C

{tex} 80 \% {/tex} of {tex} y {/tex}

D

{tex} 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { y } {/tex}

Explanation

Q 4.

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A student multiplied a number by {tex} \frac { 3 } { 5 } {/tex} instead of {tex} \frac { 5 } { 3 } {/tex}. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A

{tex} 44 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 34 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 54 \% {/tex}

{tex} 64 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 5.

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If {tex} \mathrm { p } \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { p } {/tex} is {tex} 36 , {/tex} then {tex} \mathrm { p } {/tex} is equal to :

A

3600

B

600

60

D

15

Explanation

Q 6.

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2 is what percent of {tex} 50 ? {/tex}

A

2

B

2.5

4

D

5

Explanation

Q 7.

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{tex} \frac { 2 } { 3 } {/tex} is what percent of {tex} \frac { 1 } { 3 } ? {/tex}

A

{tex} 50 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 33 \frac { 1 } { 3 } \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 150 \% {/tex}

{tex} 200 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 8.

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{tex} 0.15 \% {/tex} of {tex} 33 \frac { 1 } { 3 } \% {/tex} of {tex} Rs. 10000 {/tex} is :

Rs. 5

B

Rs. 150

C

Rs. 0.05

D

Rs. 105

Explanation

Q 9.

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{tex} 30 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { x } {/tex} is {tex} 72 . {/tex} The value of {tex} \mathrm { x } {/tex} is:

A

216

240

C

480

D

640

Explanation

Q 10.

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If {tex} 15 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( \mathrm { A } + \mathrm { B } ) = 25 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( \mathrm { A } - \mathrm { B } ) , {/tex} then what per cent of {tex} \mathrm { B } {/tex} is equal to {tex} \mathrm { A } ? {/tex}

A

{tex} 10 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 60 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 200 \% {/tex}

{tex} 400 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 11.

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What is {tex} 20 \% {/tex} of {tex} 25 \% {/tex} of {tex} 300 ? {/tex}

A

150

B

60

C

45

15

Explanation

Q 12.

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If {tex} x \% {/tex} of {tex} \frac { 25 } { 2 } {/tex} is {tex} 150 , {/tex} then the value of {tex} x {/tex} is :

A

1000

1200

C

1400

D

1500

Explanation

Q 13.

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If {tex} 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( x - y ) = 30 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( x + y ) {/tex}, then what per cent of {tex} x {/tex} is y?

{tex} 25 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 33 \frac { 1 } { 3 } \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 40 \% {/tex}

D

{tex} 400 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 14.

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If {tex} 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} P = 25 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { Q } {/tex}, then {tex} P {/tex} {tex} = x \% {/tex} of {tex} Q {/tex}. Find {tex} x {/tex}.

A

0.5

B

2

50

D

0.005

Explanation

Q 15.

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If {tex} 20 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } = 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { B } , {/tex} then what per cent of {tex} \mathrm { A } {/tex} is {tex} \mathrm { B } ? {/tex}

A

{tex} 30 \% {/tex}

{tex} 40 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 25 \% {/tex}

D

{tex} 15 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 16.

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In a school {tex} 40 \% {/tex} of the students play football and {tex} 50 \% {/tex} play cricket. If {tex} 18 \% {/tex} of the students neither play football nor cricket, the percentage of the students playing both is:

A

{tex} 40 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 32 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 22 \% {/tex}

{tex} 8 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 17.

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If {tex} 20 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( P + Q ) = 50 \% {/tex} of {tex} ( P - Q ) , {/tex} then find {tex} P: Q {/tex}

A

7: 8

7: 3

C

7: 5

D

5: 7

Explanation

Q 18.

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0.01 is what per cent of {tex} 0.1 ? {/tex}

10

B

{tex} \frac { 1 } { 10 } {/tex}

C

100

D

{tex} \frac { 1 } { 100 } {/tex}

Explanation

Q 19.

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{tex} 65 g {/tex} is what per cent of {tex} 2 \mathrm { kg } ? {/tex}

{tex} \frac { 13 } { 4 } {/tex}

B

{tex} \frac { 65 } { 2 } {/tex}

C

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

D

{tex} \frac { 13 } { 8 } {/tex}

Explanation

Q 20.

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Half of 1 per cent, written as a decimal, is

A

0.2

B

0.02

0.005

D

0.05

Explanation

Q 21.

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The time duration of 1 hour 45 minutes is what percent of a day?

A

{tex} 7.218 \% {/tex}

{tex} 7.292 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 8.3 \% {/tex}

D

{tex} 8.24 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 22.

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1.14 expressed as a per cent of 1.9 is

A

{tex} 6 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 10 \% {/tex}

{tex} 60 \% {/tex}

D

{tex} 90 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 23.

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32 is what per cent of {tex} 80 ? {/tex}

A

{tex} 24 \% {/tex}

B

{tex} 25.6 \% {/tex}

C

{tex} 36 \% {/tex}

{tex} 40 \% {/tex}

Explanation

Q 24.

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If {tex} 90 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } = 30 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { B } {/tex} and {tex} \mathrm { B } = x \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } , {/tex} then the value of {tex} x {/tex} is

A

800

300

C

700

D

400

Explanation

Q 25.

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If {tex} 90 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } = 30 \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { B } {/tex} and {tex} \mathrm { B } = {/tex} {tex} 2 x \% {/tex} of {tex} \mathrm { A } , {/tex} then the value of {tex} x {/tex} is

A

450

B

400

C

300

150

Explanation