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1.14 expressed as a per cent of 1.9 is:

B. 6%
C. 10%
D. 60%

2. In an examination 80% candidates passed in English and 85% candidates passed in Mathematics. If 73% candidates passed in both these subjects, then what per cent of candidates failed in both
the subjects?
A. 8
B. 15
C. 27
D. 35
Half percent, written as a decimal, is

B. 0.02
C. 0.005
D. 0.05

4. If the price of the commodity is increased by 50% by what fraction must its consumption be reduced so as to keep the same expenditure on its consumption?
A. 1
B. 1
C. 1
D. 2

5. The population of a town increases every year by 4%. If its present population is 50,000, then after 2 years it will be

A. 53,900
B. 54,000
C. 54,080
D. 54,900

6. A and B are two fixed points 5 cm apart and C is a point on AB such that AC is 3cm. if the length of AC is increased by 6%, the length of CB is decreased by
A. 6%
B. 7%
C. 8%
D. 9%
7. The cost of an article was Rs.75. The cost was first increased by 20% and later on it was reduced by 20%. The present cost of the article is:
A. Rs. 72
B. Rs. 60
C. Rs. 75
D. Rs. 76
8. The price of the sugar rise by 25%. If a family wants to keep their expenses on sugar the same as consumption of sugar by
earlier, the family will have to decrease its
A. 25%
B. 20%
C. 80%
D. 75%
9. Each side of a rectangular field diminished by 40%. By how much per cent is the area of the field diminished?
A. 32
B. 64
C. 25
D. 16 r-cent-is-the-area-of-the-field-diminished-171)
10. If the price of a commodity is decreased by 20% and its consumption is increased by 20%, what i
on the commodity?
A. 4% increase
B. 4% decrease w ll be the increase or decrease in expenditure
C. 8% increase
D. 8% decrease

11. If A's salary is 25% more than B's salary, then B's salary is how much lower than A's salary?

A. 1
33 %
B. 25%
C. 20%
D. 2
16 %

12. Population of a town increase 2.5% annually but is decreased by 0.5% every year due to migration. What will be the percentage increase in 2 years?
A. 5
B. 4.04
C. 4
D. 3.96

13. In an election between two candidates, the winner got 65% of the total votes cast and won the election by a majority of 2748 votes. What is the total number of votes cast if no vote is
declared invalid?
A. 8580
B. 8720
C. 9000
D. 9160
14. Last year, the population of a town was x and if it increases at the same rate, next year it will be y. the present population of the town is
A. x +y
B. y −x
C. 2xy
x +y

D. √xy

15. Narayan spends 30% of his income on education and 50% of the remaining on food. He gives Rs. 1000 as monthly rent and now has Rs. 1800 left with him. What is his monthly income?
A. Rs. 8000
B. Rs. 7000
C. Rs. 9000
D. Rs. 6000

16. P is 6 times greater than Q then by what per cent is Q smaller than P?

A. 84%
B. 85.5%
C. 80%
D. 83.33%

17. If two numbers are respectively 30% and 40% more than a third number, what percent is the first of the second?
A. 6
92 %

B. 4
84 %

C. 80%
D. 75%

18. The population of a city is 35000. On an increase of 6% in the number of men and an increase of 4% in the number of women, the population would become 36760. What was the number
of women initially?
A. 18000
B. 19000
C. 17000
D. 20000

19. The length, breadth and height of a room in the shape of a cuboid are increased by 10%, 20% and 50% respectively. Find the percentage change in the volume of the cuboid.
A. 77%
B. 75%
C. 88%
D. 98%
E. 99%
20. The price of rice falls by 20%. How much rice can be bought now with the money that was sufficient to buy 20 kg of rice previously?

A. 5 kg
B. 15 kg
C. 25 kg
D. 30 kg

21. 30% of a number when subtracted from 91, gives the number itself. Find the number.

A. 60
B. 65
C. 75
D. 70
E. None of these

22. The population of village is 1,00,000. The rate of increase is 10% per annum. Find the population at the start of the third year?
A. 1,33,100
B. 1,21,000
C. 1,18,800
D. 1,20,000
E. None of these

23. Vicky's salary is 75% more than Ashu's. Vicky got a raise of 40% on his salary while Ashu got a raise of 25% on his salary. By what percent is Vicky's salary more than Ashu's?

A. 96%
B. 51.1%
C. 90%
D. 52.1%
24. An ore contains 25% of an alloy that has 90% iron. Other than this, in the remaining 75% of the ore, there is no iron. How many kilograms of the ore are needed to obtain 60 kg of pure iron?
A. 250 kg
B. 275 kg
C. 300 kg
D. 266.66 kg
25. In the recent, climate conference in New York, out of 700 men, 500 women, 800 children present inside the building premises, 20% of the men, 40% of the women and 10% of the children
were Indians. Find the percentage of people who were not Indian?
A. 77%
B. 73%
C. 79%
D. 83%

26. Out of the total production of iron from hematite, an ore of Iron, 20% of the ore gets wasted, and out of the remaining iron, only 25% is pure iron. If the pure iron obtained in a year from a mine of
hematite was 80,000 kg, then the quantity of hematite mined from that mine in the year is

A. 5,00,000 kg
B. 4,00,000 kg
C. 4,50,000 kg
D. None of these

27. A man buys a truck for Rs. 2,50,000. The annual repair cost comes to 2% of the price of purchase. Besides, he has to pay an annual tax of Rs. 2000. At what monthly rent must he rent out
the truck to get a return of 15% on his net invests of the first year?
A. Rs. 3359
B. Rs. 2500
C. Rs. 4000
D. Rs. 3212.5

28. Ram spends 30% of his salary on house rent, 30% of the rest he spends on his children's education and 24% of the total salary he spends on clothes. After his expenditure, he is left with
Rs. 2500. What is Ram's salary?
A. Rs. 11,494.25
B. Rs. 20,000

C. Rs. 10,000
D. Rs. 15,000
29. A report consists of 20 sheets each of 55 lines and each such line consist of 65 characters. This report is reduced onto sheets each of 65 lines such that each line consists of 70 characters.
The percentage reduction in number of sheets is closer to
A. 20%
B. 5%
C. 30%
D. 35%
E. None of these

30. The price of Maruti car rises by 30 percent while the sales of the car come down by 20%. What is the percentage change in the total revenue?

A. - 4%
B. - 2%
C. + 4%
D. + 2%
E. None of these

31. In an institute, 60% of the students are boys and the rest are girls. Further 15% of the boys and 7.5% of the girls are getting a fee waiver. If the number of those getting a fee waiver is 90,
find the total number of students getting 50% concessions if it is given that 50% of those not getting a fee waiver are eligible to get half fee concession?
A. 360
B. 280
C. 320
D. 330
E. 350

32. After three successive equal percentage rise in the salary the sum of 100 rupees turned into 140 rupees and 49 paise. Find the percentage rise in the salary.
A. 12%
B. 22%
C. 66%
D. 82%
E. 77%

33. A student took five papers in an examination, where the full marks were the same for each paper. His marks in these papers were in the proportion of 6:7:8:9:10. In all papers together, the
candidate obtained 60% of the total marks then, the number of papers in which he got more than 50% marks is
A. 1
B. 3
C. 4
D. 5
E. None of these

34. The length, breadth and height of a room are in ratio 3:2:1. If breadth and height are halved while the length is doubled, then the total area of
the four walls of the room will
A. remain the same
B. decrease by 13.64%
C. decrease by 15%
D. decrease by 18.75%
E. decrease by 30%
35. One bacterium splits into eight bacteria of the next generation. But due to environment, only 50% of one generation can produced the next generation. If the seventh generation
number is 4096 million, what is the number in first generation?
A. 1 million
B. 2 million
C. 4 million
D. 8 million
E. None of these
36. The rate of increase of the price of sugar is observed to be two percent more than the inflation rate expressed in percentage. The price of sugar, on January 1, 1994 is Rs. 20 per kg. The inflation
rates of the years 1994 and 1995 are expected to be 8% each. The expected price of sugar on January 1, 1996 would be
A. Rs. 23.60
B. Rs. 24
C. Rs. 24.20
D. Rs. 24.60
E. None of these

37. In an examination, questions were asked in five sections. Out of the total students, 5% candidates cleared the cut-off in all the sections and 5% cleared none. Of the rest, 25% cleared only
one section and 20% cleared four sections. If 24.5% of the entire candidates cleared two sections and 300 candidates cleared three sections. Find out how many candidates appeared at
the examination?
A. 1000
B. 1200
C. 1500
D. 2000
E. 1800

38. A clock is set right at 12 noon on Monday. It losses 1 % on the correct time in the first week but gains 1 % on the true time during the second
2 4
week. The time shown on Monday after two weeks will be

A. 12 : 25 : 12
B. 11 : 34 : 48
C. 12 : 50 : 24
D. 12 : 24 : 16
E. None of these

39. If a 36 inches long strip cloth shrinks to 33 inches after being washed, how many inches long will the same strip remain after washing if it were

48 inches long?
A. 47 inches
B. 44 inches
C. 45 inches
D. 46 inches
40. (X% of Y) +(Y% of X) is equal to:

A. X% of Y
B. 20% of XY
C. 2% of XY
D. 2% of 100 XY

41. 1
A fraction in reduced form is such that when it is squared and then its numerator is reduced by 33 % and denominator is reduced to 20%, its
result is twice the original fraction. The sum of numerator and denominator is:
A. 8
B. 13
C. 17
D. 15
E. None of these
42. A student appeared in the Mock CAT. The test paper contained 3 sections namely QA, DI and VA. The percentage marks in all VA was equal to the average of percentage marks in all the 3
sections. Coincidentally, if we reverse the digit of the percentage marks of QA we get the percentage marks of DI. The percentage marks in VA scored by student could be:
A. 81
B. 48
C. 66
D. 69
E. None of these

43. A shopkeeper first raises the price of Jewellery by x% then he decreases the new price by x%. After such up down cycle, the price of a Jewellery decreased by Rs. 21025. After a
second up down cycle the Jewellery was sold for Rs. 484416. What was the original price of the jewellery.2
A. Rs. 5,26,000
B. Rs. 6,00,625
C. Rs. 525625
D. Rs. 5,00,000
E. None of these

44. A company has 12 machines of equal efficiency in its factory. The annual manufacturing expenses are Rs. 24, 000 and the establishment charges are Rs. 10, 000. The annual output of the
company is Rs. 48, 000. The annual output and manufacturing costs are directly proportional to the no. of machines while the share holders get the 10% profit, which is directly
proportional to the annual output of the company. If 8.33% of machines remained close throughout the year. Then the percentage decrease in the amount of share holders is :
A. 14.28%
B. 11.11%
C. 16.66%
D. 8.33%
E. None of these

45. Every month a man consumes 25 kg rice and 9 kg wheat. The price of rice is 20% of the price of wheat and thus he spends total Rs. 350 on the rice and wheat per month. If the price of
wheat is increased by 20% then what is the percentage reduction of rice consumption for the same expenditure of Rs. 350? Given that the price of rice and consumption of wheat is
constant :
A. 40%
B. 25%
C. 36%
D. 24%

E. Cannot determined
46. The price of raw materials has gone up by 15%, labour cost has also increased from 25% of the cost of raw material to 30% of the cost of raw material. By how much percentage should there be
reduction in the usage of raw materials so as to keep the cost same?

A. 28%
B. 17%
C. 27%
D. 24%
E. Cannot determined

47. A sales executive gets 20% bonus of the total sales value and 10% commission besides the bonus on the net profit after charging such commission. If the total sales value be Rs. 10
lakh per annum and the total profit of the company be Rs. 1.32 lakh, then his total earning per annum will be, given that he is not entitled to receive any fixed salary from the company
A. 2.3 lakh
B. 2.32 lakh
C. 2.12 lakh
D. 3.2 lakh OW
E. None of these
48. A shepherd had n goats in the year 2000. In 2001 the no. of goats increased by 40%. In 2002 the no. of goats declined to 70%. In 2003 the no. of goats grew up 30%. In 2004, he sold 10%
goats and then he had only 34,398 goats. The percentage increase of the no. of goats in this duration was :
A. 16.66%
B. 14.66%
C. 11.33%
D. 20%

49. In an office in Singapore there are 60% female employees. 50 % of all the male employees are computer literate. If there are total 62% employees computer literate out of total
1600 employees, then the no. of female employees who are computer literate ?

A. 690
B. 674
C. 672
D. 960

50. The price of a car depreciates in the first year by 25% in the second year by 20% in third year by 15% and so on. The final price of the car after 3 years, if the present cost of the car is Rs.
10,00,000 :
A. 7,80,000
B. 1,70,000
C. 6,90,000
D. 5,10,000

51. The actual area of a rectangle is 60 Cm2, but while measuring its length a student decreases it by 20% and the breadth increases by 25%. The percentage error in area, calculated by the
student is :
A. 5%
B. 15%
C. 20%
D. No change

52. The cost of packaging of the mangoes is 40% the cost of fresh mangoes themselves. The cost of mangoes increased by 30% but the cost of packaging decreased by 50%, then the
percentage change of the cost of packed mangoes, if the cost of packed mangoes is equal to the sum of the cost of fresh mangoes and cost of packaging :
A. 14.17%
B. 7.14%
C. 8.87%
D. 6.66%

53. 220% of a number X is 44. What is 44% of X.

A. 8.8
B. 8.9
C. 6.6
D. 7.7

54. The shopkeeper increased the price of a product by 25% so that customer finds difficult to purchase the required amount. But Somehow the customer managed to purchase only 70% of
the required amount. What is the net difference in the expenditure on that product ?
A. 55 more
B. 10% more
C. 12.5% less

D. 17.5% less
E. None of these

55. A customer asks for the production of x number of goods. The company produces y number of goods daily. Out of which z% are units for sale. The order will be completed in :

A. x
[ ]days
100y ×(1−z)
100yz x
[ ]days

[ (100 − z)y ]days

D. 100
days y × (z − 1)

Cannot determined

56. In the Science City, Kolkata the rate of the ticket is increased by 50% to increased the revenue but simultaneously 20% of the visitor decreased. What is percentage change in the revenue. if it is known
that the Science city collects one revenue only from the visitors and it has no other financial supports:
A. + 20%
B. - 25%
C. + 305
D. - 30%
E. Cannot determined
57. 600 students took the test on Physics and chemistry. 35% students failed in Physics and 45% students failed in chemistry and 40% of those who passed in chemistry also passed in Physics,
then how many students failed in both :
A. 16
B. 15
C. 13
D. 12

58. An alloy contains the copper and aluminum in the ratio of 7 : 4 While making the weapons from this alloy, 12% of the alloy got destroyed. If there is 12 kg of aluminum in the weapon, then weight of the
alloy required is :
A. 14.4 kg
B. 37.5 kg
C. 40 kg
D. 48 kg

59. 80% of a smaller number is 4 less than 40% of a larger number. The larger number is 85 greater than the smaller one. The sum of these two number is

A. 325
B. 425
C. 235
D. 500

60. A number x is mistakenly divided by 10 instead of being multiplied by 10. what is the percentage error in the result?
A. -99%
B. -100%
C. +99%
D. +100%
61. A college has raised 75% of the amount it needs for a new building by receiving an average donation of Rs. 600 from the people already solicited. The people already solicited represent 60% of the people,
the college will ask for donations. If the college is to raise exactly the amount needed for the new building, what should be the average donation from the remaining people be solicited?
A. 300
B. 250
C. 400
D. 500
62. In the Bombay Stock Exchange there are 45% female employees and thus the number of male employees is exceeded by 72. Hence the total no. of employees in the BSE is:
A. 540
B. 720
C. 800
D. 550
63. The average weight of a class of students is 67.5 kg. The weight of the class teacher is 25% more than the average weight of the class. The average weight of the class is less than the class
teacher by x%. The value of x is:
A. 33.335
B. 25%
C. 20%
D. 22%

64. Every day a mango seller sells half his stock, 10% of the stock overnight gets spoiled. If 1983 mangoes rotted over 3 nights then how many did hi start with on the first day ?
A. 25,000
B. 24,000
C. 30,000
D. 32,000

65. In a factory there are three types of machine M 1, M2 and M3 which produces 25%, 35% and 40% of the total products respectively. M 1, M2 and M3 produces 2%, 4% and 5% defective products,
respectively. what is the percentage of non-defective products ?
A. 89%
B. 97.1%
C. 96.1%
D. 86.1%
E. None of these
66. The square of a positive number is 2000% greater than the number itself, then the square of that number is :
A. 1762
B. 1635
C. 441
D. 139
67. The cost of a car is 400% greater than the cost of a bike. If there is an increase in the cost of the car is 15% and that of bike 20%. Then the total increase in the cost of the 5 cars and 10 bikes is:
A. 17.5%
B. 3
16 %
C. 18.5%
D. 18.25%

68. Connie has a number of gold bars, all of different weights. She gives the 24 lightest bars, which weigh 45% of the total weight, to Brennan. She gives the 13 heaviest bars, which weigh 26% of the
total weight, to Maya. She gives the rest of the bars to Blair. How many bars did Blair receive?

A. 14
B. 15
C. 16
D. 17
E. 18
69. At the beginning of a year ,the owner of a jewel shop raised the price of all the jewels in his shop by x% and lowered them by x%. The price of one jewel after this up and down cycle reduced by
Rs. 100. The owner carried out the same procedure after a month.After this second up-down cycle,the price of that jewel was Rs. 2304. Find the original price of that jewel(in Rs.)
A. 2500
B. 2550
C. 2600
D. 2650
E. None of these

70. From 2000 onwards, till 2003 the price of computers increased every year by 10%. After that due to government subsidy the price of computers decreases every year by 10%. The price of a computer
in 2006 will be approx. how much per cent less than the price in 2000 if the same pattern of price is continued :
A. 2
B. 3
C. 4
D. 5
1. Heinz produces tomato puree by boiling tomato juice. Tomato puree has 20% water whereas tomato juice has 90% water.How many litres of tomato puree will be obtained from 20 litres of tomato juice ?
A. 2 litres
B. 3 litres
C. 2.5 litres
D. 5 litres

2. What is the percentage change in the result when we add 50 to a certain number x, instead of subtracting 50 from the same number x?
A. 50%
B. 75%
C. 100%
D. 300%
E. Can't be determined
3. In a school, there are 100 students. 60% of the students are boys, 40% of whom play hockey and the girls don't play hockey, 75% of girls play badminton. There are only two games to be played. The
number of student who don't play any game is:
A. 10%
B. 20%
C. 36%
D. 46%
E. Can't be determined

4. A book consist of 30 pages, 25 line on each page and 35 characters on each line. If this content is written in another note book consisting 30 lines and 28 characters per line then the required no. of
pages will how much percent greater than previous pages?
A. 4.16%
B. 5%
C. 6.66%
D. 7%
5. A fraction in reduced form is such that when it is squared and then its numerator is increased by 25% and the denominator is reduced t0 80% it results in 5/8 of original fraction. The product of the
numerator and denominator is :
A. 6
B. 12
C. 10
D. 7

6. 80% of a number added to 80 gives the result as the number itself, then the number is :
A. 200
B. 300
C. 400
D. 480
7. Reena goes to a shop to buy a radio costing Rs. 2568. The rate of sales tax is 7% and the final value is rounded off to the next higher integer. She tells the shopkeeper to reduce the price of the radio
so that she has to pay Rs. 2568 inclusive of sales tax. Find the reduction needed in the price of the radio.
A. Rs. 180
B. Rs. 210
C. Rs. 168
D. Rs. 170
E. None of these
8. Australia scored a total of X runs in 50 overs. India tied the scores in 20% less overs. If India's average run rate had been 33.33% higher the scores would have been tied 10 overs earlier. Find how
many runs were scored by Australia?
A. 250
B. 240
C. 200
D. 190
E. Can't be determined

9. In 2000, the market shares of the toilet soaps Margo, Palmolive and dove were 40%, 30% and 30% respectively. Starting from the next year, a new soap enters into the market each year and gets
10% of the market share. The existing soap share the remaining market share in the same ratio as they did in the previous year. What percent of the total market share will mango have in 2002?
A. 28%
B. 32%
C. 32.4%
D. 34%
E. None of these

10. In an examination, 5% of the applicants were found ineligible and 85% of the eligible candidates belonged to the general category. If 4275 eligible candidates belonged to other categories,
then how many candidates applied for the examination?
A. 30000
B. 35000
C. 37000
D. 39000
11. In a competitive examination in State A, 6% candidates got selected from the total appeared candidates. State B had an equal number of candidates appeared and 7% candidates got selected with 80 more
candidates got selected than A. What was the number of candidates appeared from each State ?
A. 7600
B. 8000
C. 8400
D. 8800

12. Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate get ?
A. 45%
B. 57%
C. 60%
D. 65%

13. Fresh grapes contain 80% while dry grapes contain 10% water. If the weight of dry grapes is 250 kg, what was its total weight when it was fresh?
A. 1000 kg
B. 1125 kg
C. 1225 kg
D. 1100 kg
14. A population of variety of tiny bush in an experiment field increased by 10% in the first year, increased by 8% in the second year but decreased by 10% in third year. If the present number of bushes
in the experiment field is 26730, then the number of variety of bushes in beginning was:

A. 35000
B. 27000
C. 25000
D. 36000

15. If a% of x is equal to b% of y, then of c% of y is what % of x ?

A. c%
B. ac

C. bc

D. abc %

16. Mr. X salary increased by 20%. On the increase, the tax rate is 10% higher. The percentage increase in tax liability is:

A. 20
B. 22
C. 23
D. 24
17. The total emoluments of A and B are equal. However, A gets 65% of his basic salary as allowances and B gets 80% of his basic salary as allowances. What is the ratio of the basic salaries of
and B?
A. 16 :13
B. 5 :7
C. 12 :11
D. 7 :9
18. Distance between A and B is 72 km. Two men started walking from A and B at the same time towards each other. The person who started from A traveled uniformly with average speed of 4 km/hr. The
other man traveled with varying speed as follows: In the first hour his speed 2 km/hr, in the second hour it was 2.5 km/hr, in the third hour it was 3 km/hr, and so on. When / where will they meet each

A. 7 hours after starting

B. 10 hours after starting
C. 35 km from A
D. Mid-way between A and B
E. Can't be determined
19. In company there are 75% skilled workers and reaming are unskilled. 80% of skilled workers and 20% of unskilled workers are permanent. If number of temporary workers is 126, then what is
the number of total workers ?
A. 480
B. 510
C. 360
D. 377

20. Population of a district is 2,96,000 out of which 1,66,000 are male. 50% of the population is literate. If 70% males are literate, then the number of woman who are literate, is
A. 32,200
B. 31,800
C. 66,400
D. 48,000
21. A litre of water evaporates from 6L of sea water containing 4% salt. Find the percentage of salt in the remaining solution.

A. 1
5 %
B. 1
3 %
C. 3%
4 %

22. Two discount of 8% and 12% are equal to a single discount of:
A. 20%
B. 19.04
C. 22.96
D. 22%

23. In a library 60% of the books are in Hindi, 60% of the remaining books are in English rest of the books are in Urdu. If there are 3600 books in English, then total no. of books in Urdu are:

A. 2400
B. 2500
C. 3000
D. 3200
24. In Sabarmati Express, there as many wagons as there are the no. of seats in each wagon and not more than one passenger can have the same berth (seat). If the middlemost compartment
carrying 25 passengers is filled with 71.428% of its capacity, then find the maximum no. of passengers in the train that can be accommodated if it has minimum 20% seats always vacant.
A. 500
B. 786
C. 980
D. 1060
E. None of These
25. The population of a village is 5000 and it increases at the rate of 2% every year. After 2 years, the population will be:
A. 5116
B. 5202
C. 5200
D. 5204
26. In a class, the no. of boys is more than the no. of girls by 12% of the total strength. The ratio of boys and girls is:
A. 15 :11
B. 11 :14
C. 14 :11
D. 8 :11
27. In an office there were initially N employees. The HR manager first hired P% employees then after a month Q% employees left the office, the value of (P - Q) is:
B. PQ 100
C. P
D. Q
E. None of These

28. The amount of work in a leather factory is increased by 50%. By what percent is it necessary to increase the number of workers to complete the new amount of work in previously planned
time, if the productivity of the new labour is 25% more.
A. 60%
B. 66.66%
C. 40%
D. 33.33%
29. A big cube is formed by rearranging the 160 coloured and 56 non-coloured similar cubes in such a way that the expouser of the coloured cubes to the outside is minimum. The percentage
of exposed area that is coloured is:
A. 25.9%
B. 44.44%
C. 35%
D. 32%
E. None of These
30. The number of members in Aditya's family is (20 + k)% more than that in Shobhit's family, where k is a real number. The number of members in Gautam's family is 25% less than that in Aditya's family.
What is the minimum number of members in the three families taken together?
A. 8
B. 9
C. 10
D. 15
E. None of these
31. 78% Of 750 + 34% Of X = 30% of 2630. Find X.

A. 960
B. 600
C. 800
D. 750
32. X * 12 = 75% of 336 Find X.
A. 27
B. 25
C. 21
D. 19
33. A shop sells floor tiles at Rs. 48 per square meter. A contractor employs a machine that polishes the tiles that damages 10% of the total number of tiles which cannot be used any more. Calculate
the amount that needs to be paid by contractor to tile shop owner, if the hall is of a square shape and has a perimeter of 400 meters?
A. Rs. 4,00,000
B. Rs. 5,00,000
C. Rs. 5,28,000
D. Rs. 3,65,000
34. 125% of 860 + 75% of 480 = ?
A. 1415
B. 1385
C. 1435
D. None of these

35. A person subscribing to sky cable for a year pack Rs. 1785. If the monthly subscription is Rs. 175, how much discount does a yearly subscriber get?
A. 11%
B. 13%
C. 15%
D. 18%
36. In a metro train there are 600 passengers out of which 34% are females. Fare of each male is Rs. 20 and each female's fare is 25% less than each male. What is the total revenue generated by all the
passengers together?
A. Rs. 10880
B. Rs. 10980
C. Rs. 10740
D. Rs. 10680
37. In a test, minimum passing percentage for girls and boys are 45% and 60% respectively. A boy scored 767 marks and failed by 313 marks. What are the minimum passing marks for girls?
A. 910
B. 920
C. 840
D. 810
38. 50 minutes is what percentage of a day (approx.)-
A. 3.5%
B. 4%
C. 5%
D. 6%
39. In an examination 36% are pass marks. If an examine gets 17 marks and fails by 10 marks, what are the maximum marks?
A. 90
B. 75
C. 60
D. 55

40. 100
Find % of 600

A. 100

41. If 75% of the students in a school are boys and the number of girls is 420, the number of boys is:

A. 1176
B. 1350
C. 1260
D. 1125

42. Due to fall of 10% in the rate of sugar, 500 gm more sugar can be purchased for Rs. 140. Find the original rate?
A. Rs. 31.11
B. Rs. 29.22
C. Rs. 33.11
D. Rs. 32.22
43. Two numbers are respectively 20% and 50% of a third number. What per cent is the first number of second?
A. 10%
B. 20%

C. 30%
D. 40%

44. An empty fuel tank of a car was filled with A type petrol. When the tank was half-empty, it was filled with B type petrol. Again when the tank was half-empty, it was filled with A type petrol. When the
tank was half-empty again, it was filled with B type petrol. What is the percentage of A type petrol at present in the tank?
A. 33.5%
B. 37.5%
C. 40%
D. 50%

45. For an examination it is required to get 36% of maximum marks to pass. A student got 113 marks and failed by 85 marks. The maximum marks
for the examination are:
A. 500
B. 550
C. 565
D. 620
46. 1% of 1% of 25% 1000 is:

A. 0.025
B. 0.0025
C. 0.25
D. 0.000025
47. The population of a village increase by 5% annually. If its present population is 4410, then its population 2 years ago was:
A. 4500
B. 4000
C. 3800
D. 3500

48. A spider climbed 125 % of the height of the pole in one hour and in the next hour it covered 25 % of remaining height. If pole's height is 192 m,
2 2
then distance climbed in second hour is:
A. 3m

B. 5m
C. 7m
D. 9m

49. What is a percent of b divided by b percent of a?

A. a
B. b
C. 1
D. 10
E. 100
50. In an election 4% of votes cast are invalid. A candidate gets 55% of casted votes and ND
wins the election by 4200 votes. Find the total number of votes casted.

A. 30000
B. 43750
C. 45000
D. 42000
51. In a mixture there is 15% of salt. When 30 liter of water is evaporated, salt becomes 20% of mixture. Find the initial quantity of mixture.

A. 120 liter
B. 110 liter
C. 125 liter
D. 115 liter
52. The schedule working hour of a labour in a week if 48 hours and he gets Rs. 480 for that. Over time rate is 25% more than the the basic salary rate. In a week a labour gets Rs. 605, how many hours
altogether he works in that week.
A. 49
B. 52
C. 55
D. 58

53. In an election 4% of the votes caste become invalid. Winner gets 55% of casted votes and wins the election by a margin of 4800 votes. Find the total number of votes casted.
A. 45000
B. 48000
C. 50000
D. 52000
54. A reduction of 10% in the price of cloth enables a man to buy 6 meters of cloth more for Rs. 2160. Find the reduced price and also the original price of cloth per meter.
A. Rs. 36, Rs. 40
B. Rs. 40, Rs. 36
C. Rs. 36, Rs. 44
D. Rs. 44, Rs. 36
55. A gardener increased the rectangular garden by increasing its length by 40% and decreasing its width by 20%. The area of the new garden:

A. has increased by 20%

B. has increased by 12%
C. has increased by 8%
D. is exactly the same as the old area
56. If A exceeds B by 40%, B is less than C by 20%, then A : C is

A. 28 : 25
B. 26 : 25
C. 3:2
D. 3:1

57. A batsman scored 110 runs which included 3 boundaries and 8 sixes. What percent of his total score did he make by running between the wickets?
A. 45%
B. 5
45 %
C. 6
54 %
D. 55%
E. None of these
58. Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are:
A. 39, 30
B. 41, 32
C. 42, 33
D. 43, 34
E. None of these
59. A fruit seller had some apples. He sells 40% apples and still has 420 apples. Originally, he had:
A. 588 apples
B. 600 apples

C. 672 apples
D. 700 apples

E. None of these
60. What percentage of numbers from 1 to 70 have 1 or 9 in the unit's digit?
A. 1
B. 14
C. 20
D. 21
E. None of these

61. If A = x% of y and B = y% of x, then which of the following is true?

A. A is smaller than B
B. A is greater than B
C. Relationship between A and B cannot be determined
D. If x is smaller than y, then A is greater than B
E. None of these
62. If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as:
A. 4% of a
B. 5% of a
C. 20% of a
D. None of these

63. 2
In a certain school, 20% of students are below 8 years of age. The number of students above 8 years of age is of the number of students of 8
years of age which is 48. What is the total number of students in the school?
A. 72

B. 80
C. 120
D. 150
E. 100
64. Two numbers A and B are such that the sum of 5% of A and 4% of B is two-third of the sum of 6% of A and 8% of B. Find the ratio of A : B.
A. 2:3
B. 1:1
C. 3:4
D. 4:3

65. 3 5
A student multiplied a number by instead of . What is the percentage error in the calculation?
5 3
A. 34%
B. 44%
C. 54%
D. 64%
66. In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was
A. 2700
B. 2900
C. 3000
D. 3100
67. Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate get?
A. 57%
B. 60%
C. 65%
D. 90%
68. Two tailors X and Y are paid a total of Rs. 550 per week by their employer. If X is paid 120 percent of the sum paid to Y, how much is Y paid per
A. Rs. 200
B. Rs. 250 Titan Grey Dial Analog
C. Rs. 300 Wa…
D. None of these Rs. 7,595
69. Gauri went to the stationers and bought things worth Rs. 25, out of which 30 paise went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?
Rs. 4,557
A. Rs. 15
B. Rs. 15.70
C. Rs. 19.70
D. Rs. 20

70. Rajeev buys good worth Rs. 6650. He gets a rebate of 6% on it. After getting the rebate, he pays sales tax @ 10%. Find the amount he will have to pay for the goods.
A. Rs. 6876.10
B. Rs. 6999.20
C. Rs. 6654
D. Rs. 7000

1. The population of a town increased from 1,75,000 to 2,62,500 in a decade. The average percent increase of population per year is:

A. 4.37%
B. 5%
C. 6%
D. 8.75%