Q1.

Vaishali spent Rs. 31,897 on the air conditioner for her home Rs. 38,789 on buying plasma television and the remaining 23% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount?

(a) Rs. 74,625

(b) Rs. 86,750

(c)  Rs. 91,800

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q2.

Mr. Shamin’s salary increases every year by 10% in June, if there is no other increase or reduction in the salary and his salary in June 2011 was Rs. 22,385, what was his salary in June 2009 ?

(a)  Rs. 18,650

(b)  Rs. 18,000

(c)  Rs. 19,250

(d)  Rs. 18,500

(e)  None of these

Q3.

The average age of the family of five members is 24. If the present age of youngest member is 8 years, then what was the average age of the family at the time of the birth of the youngest member?

(a) 20 years

(b) 16 years

(c) 12 years

(d) 18 years

(e) 21 years

Q4.

Directions  : Study the given information carefully and answer the questions that follow:  A basket contains 4 red, 5 blue and 3  green marbles.  If three marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that either all are green or all are red ?

(a)  7/44

(b) 7/12

(c) 5/12

(d) 1/44

(e)  None of these

Q5.

A sum of money is divided among A, B, C and D in the ratio of 3 : 4 : 9 :  10 respectively. If the share of C is Rs. 2,580 more than the share of B, then what is the total amount of money of A and D together ?.

(a)  Rs. 5,676

(b)  Rs. 6,192

(c)  Rs. 6,708

(d)  Rs. 224

(e)  None of these

Q6.

Respective ratio between total number of students studying in College A and College B is 5 : 8. In College B. out of the total number of students, 5/8th is boys, out of which 60% study Commerce and the remaining 800 boys study in other streams. What is the total number of students In College A ?

(a)1500

(b)2500

(c)1200

(d)4000

(e)2000

Q7.

Gina invests Rs. 48,000 to start a business. Four months later Shrayon joins her by investing Rs. 62,000and another two months later Deepika joins them both by investing Rs. 80,000. At the end of one year the business earns a profit of Rs. 20,661. What is Deepika's share in the profit ?

(a)Rs. 668

(b)Rs. 6,603

(c) Rs. 240

(d) Rs. 6,390

(e)None of these

Q8.

A shopkeeper bought 30 kg. of wheat at the rate of Rs. 45 per kg. He sold forty percent of the total quantity at the rate of Rs.  50 per kg. Approximately, at  what price per kg, should he sell the remaining quantity to make 25 per cent overall profit ?

(a) Rs. 54

(b) Rs.  52

(c) Rs.  50

(d) Rs.  60

(e) Rs.  56

Q9.

In how many different ways can the letters of the word TRUST be arranged ?

(a)60

(b)240

(c)120

(d)25

(e) None of these

Q10.

Arun invested a sum of money at a certain rate of simple interest for a period of four years. Had he invested the same sum for a period of six years the total interest earned by him would have been fifty percent more than the earlier interest amount. What was the rate of interest per cent per annum ?

(a)4%

(b)8%

(c)5%

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q11.

8 men can complete a piece of work in 4 days. 12 women can complete the same piece of work in 4 days whereas 8 children can complete the same piece of work in 8 days. 2 men, 8 children and 3 women work together for 2 days. If only women were to finish the remaining work in 2 days, how many total women would be required?

(a)12

(b)18

(c)24

(d)20

(e) None of these

Q12.

Pamela invested an amount of Rs. 35000for two years at the rate of 5 p.c.p.a. What amount of compound interest would she receive at the end of two years?

[1] Rs. 3587.50

[2]Rs. 3500

[3] Rs. 3580.50

[4] Rs. 3565.50

[5] None of these

Q13.

Samir drove at the speed of 45 kmph. from home to a resort. Returning over the same route he got stuck in traffic and took an hour longer, also he could  drive only at the speed of 40  kmph. How many kilometres did he drive each way ?

(a) 250 kms

(b) 300 kms

(c) 310 kms.

(d) 275 kms.

(e) None of these

Q14.

The distance between two points is 36 km. A boat rows in still water at 6 kmph. It takes 8 hours less to cover this distance in downstream in comparison to that in upstream. The rate of stream is

(a) 3 kmph

(b) 2 kmph

(c) 2.5kmph

(d) 4kmph

(e) None of these

Q15.

A horse is tethered to a peg with a 14 metre long rope at the corner of a 40 metre long and 24 metre wide rectangular grass-field. What area of the field will the horse graze ?

(a) 154 m square

(b) 308 m square

(c) 240 m square

(d) 480 m square

(e) None of these

Q16.

The circumference of a circle is equal to the side of a square whose area measures 407044 sq. cm. What is the area of the circle?

(a)22583.2 sq. cms.

(b)32378.5 sq. cms.

(c)41263.5 sq. cms.

(d)39483.4 sq. cms.

(e)None of these