Q1.

A sum of Rs. 2,236 is divided among A, B and C such that A receives 25% more than C and C receives 25% less than B. What is A’s share in the amount ?

(a)  Rs. 460

(b)  Rs. 890

(c)  Rs. 780

(d)  Rs. 1280

(e)  None of these

Q2.

Product of one-third of a number and 150% of another number is what percent of the product of original number ?

(a)80%

(b)50%

(c)  75% :

(d)120%

(e)  None of these

Q3.

The average, of five numbers is 56. If the average of first four numbers is 54, what is the value of the fifth number?

(a)68

(b)72

(c)56

(d)64

(e)None of these

Q4.

If four marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that one is green, two are blue and one is red ?

(a) 24/455

(b) 13/35

(c) 11/15

(d) 1/3

(e)  None of these

Q5.

The ratio of the number of students studying in school A, B and C is 5 : 8 : 4 respectively. If the number of students studying in each of the school is increased by 20%, 25% and 30% respectively, what will be the new respective ratio of the students in school A, B and C ?

(a) 13 : 25 : 15

(b) 20 : 25 : 13

(c) 15 : 25 : 13

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q6.

At present, the respective ratio between the ages of A and B is 3 : 4 and that between A and C is 1 : 2. Six years hence, the sum of the ages of A, B and C will be 96 years. What is the present age ofA?

(a)  12 years

(b)  21 years

(c)  18 years

(d)  15 years

(e)  9 years

Q7.

A, B and C started a business in partnership with investments of Rs. 12000, Rs. 26000 and Rs. 32000 respectively. After 4 months A leaves. After 6 months B leaves and A joins with an amount equal to his earlier investment. After 10 months C leaves and B joins with his prior investment. At the end of the year they earn a profit of Rs. 53622. Find the share of B in the annual profit.

(a)Rs. 17221

(b)Rs. 17212

(c) Rs. 17222

(d) Rs. 18212

(e)None of these

Q8.

Prasad sold his work tools for Rs 1850 and earned a profit of 25 per cent. At what price did Prasad buy the work tools?

(a) Rs 1,360

(b) Rs 1,300

(c) Rs 1,240

(d) Rs 1,480

(e) None of these

Q9.

In how many different ways can the letters of the word ‘LEASE’ be arranged?

(a)240

(b)120

(c)25

(d)60

(e) None of these

Q10.

A sum of Rs. 16800 is divided into two parts. One part is lent at the simple interest of 6% per annum and the other at 8% per annum. After 2 years total sum received is Rs. 19000. The sum lent at 6% of simple interest is

(a)Rs. 12200

(b) Rs. 12000

(c)Rs. 11000

(d)710000

(e) None of these

Q11.

6 men can complete a piece of work in 12 days. 8 women can complete the same piece of work, in 18 days whereas 18 children can complete the piece of work in 10 days, 4 men, 12 women and 20 children work together for 2 days. If only men were to complete the remaining work in 1 day how many men would be required totally ?

(a)36

(b)24

(c)18

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q12.

What is the difference between the simple and compound interest on Rs. 7300 at the rate of 6 p.c.p.a. in 2 years?

[1] Rs. 29.37

[2] Rs. 26.28

[3]Rs. 31.41

[4]Rs. 23.22

[5] Rs. 21.34

Q13.

A 320 metre long train takes 80 seconds more to cross a platform twice its length than it takes to cross a pole at the same speed. What is the speed of the train in metre/second ?

(a)16

(b)10

(c)6

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q14.

An employee may. claim Rs 7.00 for each km when he travels by taxi and Rs 6.00 for each km if he drives his own car. If in one week he claimed Rs 675 for travelling 90 km, how many kms did he travel, by taxi ?

(a)135

(b)155

(c)162

(d)170

(e)None of these

Q15.

The area of a square is 196 sq. cm. whose side is half the radius of a circle. The circumference of the circle is equal to breadth of a rectangle. If perimeter of the rectangle is Rs. 12 cm, what is the length of the rectangle?

(a) 196 cm

(b) 186 cm

(c) 180 cm

(d) 190 cm

(e) None of these

Q16.

A rectangular plot has a concrete path running in the middle of the plot parallel to the breadth of the plot. The rest of the plot is used as a lawn, which has an area of 240 sq. m. If the width of the path is 3m and the length of the plot is greater than its breadth by 2m, what is the area of the rectangular plot? (in sq. m.)

(a)255

(b)168

(c)288

(d)360

(e)224