- If an article cost 50% of its selling price there was a profit of Rs.60. What was the selling price?
- A can do a piece of work in 10 days which can be done by B in 12 days. How long would it take to do the work together?
- The denominator of a fraction is greater than its numerator by 5 but if 7 were added to the denominator the value of the fraction would then become 1/4
^{th}. What is the fraction? - The sum of all 2 digit numbers which can be formed from 4 & 5 ?
- Find the number whose double is greater than its half by 30.
- A divided Rs. 200 amongst 15 children giving some Rs. 20 and remaining Rs.10.How many children receive Rs. 20?
- If 3 apples are worth 2 bananas, how many bananas are 15 apples worth?
- A buys an item for Rs. 600 of which 12% is excise and 4% is sales tax . How much would A pay exclusive of taxes and excise?
- X has Rs. 6 with him. If 2/3 of what X has is ¼ of what Y has. How much does Y have?
- The sum of a number and its reciprocal is ½ . The sum of their squares is,
- X,Y,and Z take 20, 30 and 60 days respectively to complete a job independently. They set out to complete a job together . However Y leaves after 4 days and Z leaves after another 6 days . How many more days will it take for X alone to complete the job now?
- A rectangular block of dimensions 5*6*7 cm. Is dropped into a cylindrical vesssed of radius 6 cm. And height 10 cm.. If the level of fluid in the cylinder rises by 4 cm. , what portion of the block is immersed in the fluid?
- The difference between a number and its square is 870. What is the number?
- In an election , 60% of the voters exercised the franchise. Of these, 40% were women. The number of males exercising their franchise was 53040. How many eligible voters were there in all?
- If the side of a square is increased by 3 cm., the area increases by 33 cm. The side of the square is
- A sum of RS. 88000 is to be divided among A, B, and C such that for every rupee, A gets, B gets 75 paise and for every rupee, B gets , C gets 90 paise . How much is C’s share?
- A family uses a mixture of a blend of 2 coffees costing Rs. 30 and Rs. 60 respectively.If the family uses only the expensive variety, it will have to spend Rs.450 more. The annual consumption of coffee of the family is 20Kgs. In what ratio are the two blends being used?
- A buys a washing machine costing Rs.6000 on instalment basis. He pays Rs. 3000 cash at the time of delivery and subsequently 2 monthly instalments of Rs. 1575 each. The rate of interest charged p.a. is
- If 4-[2.8-{3.5-(1-X)}]=5, Then value of X is
- A salesman earns a commission of 3% on the value of sale that he makes. If by selling a radio at 60 % of the marked prices, he earns a commission of Rs. 12, then the marked price of the radio is?

667 700 655 680 - P, Q, and R enter into a Partnership and their shares are in proportion of 3:2:1.

P withdraws half his capital at the end of 4 months and after 8 months more the profit of Rs. 1800 is divided. What is P’s share

570 660 720 700 - A sum of Rs. 8.25 is made up of 100 coins which are either 10 paise or 5 paise. How many are there of 10 paise?

65 35 40 55 - A trader has 100 Kg of wheat, part of which he sells at 5% profit and the rest at 20% profit. He gains 15% on the whole. Find
__h__ow much is sold at 5% profit?

60 50 66.6 33.3 - If x*y*z = (x
^{2}+y^{2})^{z}, then value of 4*3*2 is

650 675 550 625 - If the side of a square is increased by 8cm, the area increases by 64cm
^{2}. What is the side of the square?

1.3 1.5 1 2 - Ashish travels a distance of 100 km in the following manner, at 20 kmph for the 1
^{st}50 kms, at 25 kmph for the next 50 kms. He returns at a constant speed of 25kmph. What was his average speed for the journey?

22.50 23.52 24.60 22.35 - A purchases a car at a discount of 20% from a wholesaler and sells it at a profit of 20% for Rs.1800. How much discount did he get from the wholesaler?

60 85 70 75 - A radio can be brought for Rs.2000 cash or for Rs.2200 on 5 months credit. Find the interest rate p.a. Consider simple interest.

24 22 32 25 - If 20kg of rice cost Rs.200 less than 80 kgs of wheat. If a kg mixture of rice and wheat is in the proportion 2:3 and cost Rs.15, Find per kg cost of rice in Rs.

15 20 10 None of these. - X is 25% more efficient than Y and his hourly wages are 25% more. If X is paid Rs.75, how much will Y receive for the same work?

65 90 75 110 - Ashish spends 10% of his pocket money on himself and gives his sister Rs.5. If he still has 80% of the original sum, what was the amount he had as pocket money?

- A owes B a sum of Rs.5000 to be paid 6 months from today. If simple interest @12% p.a. is calculated, what sum shall A have to pay B, 4 months from now in full discharge of the debt?

4726 4824 4900 4906 - The difference of 2 positive numbers is 81 and quotient obtained on dividing the one by the other is 9. Find the first number.

75 90 10 80 - Anand goes to a shop to buy the walkman costing Rs.2250. The rate of sales tax is 6% he wants the dealer to reduce the price so that he has to pay Rs.2000 inclusive of tax. Find the reduction needed in the percent of the walkman.

15 16 17 18 - P,Q, R enter a partnership where they invest Rs. 20000, Rs. 30000, Rs. 40000 resp. P withdraws Rs. 10000 after 2 months, Q withdraws Rs. 15000 after 4 months and R withdraws Rs. 25000 after 8 months. What will be R’s share in the profit of Rs. 12474? 3564 3267 5643 5500
- A company declares a dividend of 15% on Rs.150 shares. A man buys such shares and gets 10% on his investment. Find at what price he bought the shares?

255 356 225 240 - If x sells for Rs.20 each, 250 Rs.10 share in a company which pays a dividend of 10% and then invests the proceeds of this sale in the purchase of Rs.5 shares in another company at Rs.4 each, find what difference is made in his income if the company pays a dividend of 4%?

50 66 105 None of these.¼ of one number + 2/3 of another = 3/8 of their sum. Find the ratio of their numbers.

4:3 2:5 3:7 2:1 - At how many distinct points do the diagonals of a square intersect if no 2 diagonals pass through the same point?

4 1 2 3 - X buys an apple from Y for Rs.5 and sells it to Z for Rs.10. He later buys the apple back from Z for Rs.12 and sells it to Y for Rs.15. What is his profit over the venture?

8 6 12 10 - I have a rectangular piece of cloth 16 meters long & 1 1/4 metre broad. Iwant to cut as many large square pieces of the same size as possible. How many such pieces can I cut out of it ?

320 240 360 325 - The sum of two natural numbers is 85 and their L . C .M is 102. Find the numbers

51 & 34 25&63 40&25 - A man XY of height 1.75 cm stands at a distance of 4 metres from a pillar AB. If the pillar

l is at the height of 5.25 m from the ground, what is the length of the man's shadow on the ground ?

1m 2m 5m 6m - triangles x & y have the same area. If the bases are in the ratio 2 : 3, what is the ratio of their heights ?

3:2 2:3 3:4 5:6 - A ground of 4.9 m width is prepared on the inside of a circular area of diameter 10 m. Find the cost of levelling the garden at Rs. 10 per sqm.

789.25 653.43 775.54 650.33 - Three circloes touch each other externally. If xy = 15 ,yz = 10, xz = 21 Find the radius of each circle.

13 ,8 ,2 14 , 5 ,9 10 ,13 ,12 5 ,6 ,3 - If the diameter of a circle is increased by 100 %, find the % increase in the area.

200 300 100 250 - A spherical ball of 8 cm diameter is melted into a cone with base 20 cm in diameter. Find its height.

2.56cm 3 cm 2 cm 3.75 cm

125 120 140 200

4 7/9 5 3/9 5 5/11 5 ½

4/9 2/3 5/11 4/7

45 99 100 101

20 30 25 23

7 12 10 5

15 8 10 12

519.82 521.33 517.24 518.00

8 16 12 14

9/4 4/5 5/3 7/4

4 3 5 6

22/7*15/18 22/7*24/35 22/7*22/34 22/7*12/15

42 29 30 32

125000 150000 230000 153000

5.5 6 2 4

28345 28563 29887 30500

3:1 2:3 4:5 2:1

39% 32% 28% 30%

2.3 1.5 1.3 2.5

- Water flows out at the rate of 10m per minute, from a cylindrical pipe of diameter 5

mm. Find the time taken to fill a conical tank whose diameter at the surface is 40 cm and

depth 24cm.

53 1/2 min 51 1/5 min 57 1/5 min 60 min

- Find the S.I. for Rs.2500 for 73 days at 6 % p.a.

Rs.30 2]Rs.50 Rs.40 Rs.20