Q1.

In an examination, 70% of students passed in English and 65% passed in Maths. If 27% of students failed in both subjects and 248 students passed in both subjects, how many students did appear in the examination ?

(a)400

(b)375

(c)425

(d)450

(e)  None of these

Q2.

A candidate appearing for an examination has to secure 35% marks to pass. But he secured only 40 marks and failed by 30 marks. What would be the maximum marks of test ?

(a)280

(b)180

(c)200

(d)150

(e)210

Q3.

The mean temperature of Monday to Wednesday was 37 C and of Tuesday to Thursday was 34  C. If the temperature on Thursday was 4/5th that of Monday, then what was the temperature on Thursday?

(a)36.5

(b)36

(c)35.5

(d)34

(e)None of these

Q4.

A bag A contains 4 green and 6 red balls. Another bag B contains 3 green and 4 red balls. If one ball is drawn from each bag, find the probability that both are green

(a) 13/70

(b) 1/4

(c) 6/35

(d) 8/35

(e)  None of these

Q5.

The present age of  vishal and Shekhar are In the ratio of 14  : 17 respectively. Six years from now, thier age will be in the ratio of 17 : 20 respectively, What is Shekhar’s present age ?

(a)  17 years

(b)  51 years

(c)  34 years

(d)  28 years

(e)  None of these

Q6.

The ratio between the angles of a quadrilateral is 7 : 2 : 5 : 6 respectively. What is the sum of double the smallest angle and half the largest angle of the quadrilateral?

(a)162

(b)198

(c)99

(d)135

(e)  None of these

Q7.

18 litres of pure water was added to a vessel containing 80 litres of pure milk. 49 litres of the resultant mixture was then sold and some more quantity of pure milk and pure water was added to the vessel in the respective ratio of 2:1. If the resultant respective ratio of milk and water in the vessel was 4:1, what was the quantity of pure milk added in the vessel ? (in litres)

(a)4

(b)8

(c)10

(d)12

(e)2

Q8.

Ram has two articles A and B. The total cost of both articles is Rs. 8000. Ram sells article A at the profit of 20% and article B at a loss of 12%. There is neither profit nor loss in the whole transaction. At what price should the article B be sold to gain 25%?

(a) Rs. 6250

(b) Rs. 6350

(c) Rs. 3750

(d) Rs. 3850

(e) None of these

Q9.

In how many different ways can the numbers ‘256974’ be arranged, using each digit only once in each arrangement, such that the digits 6 and 5 are at the extreme ends in each arrangement?

(a)48

(b)720

(c)36

(d)360

(e) None of these

Q10.

A shopkeeper labeled the price of his articles so as to earn a profit of 30% on the cost price. He then sold the articles by offering a discount of 10% on the labeled price. What is the actual percent profit earned In the deal?

(a)18%

(b)15%

(c)20%

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q11.

A and B together complete a piece of work in T days. If A alone completes the work in T +3 days and B alone completes the piece of work in T+12 days, what is T?

(a) 3 days

(b) 12 days

(c)9 days

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q12.

The simple interest accrued on an amount of Rs.  27,500 at the end of three years is ? 1 0,230. What would be the approximate compound interest accrued on the same amount at the same rate in the same period ?

[1]Rs. 11,550

[2]Rs. 12,620

[3] Rs. 10,950

[4]Rs. 11,900

[5]Rs. 13,500

Q13.

A 320 metre long train crosses . a pole in 16 seconds. It stops five times of duration 18 minutes each. What time will it take in covering a distance of 576 km?1

(a) 9 hours

(b) 37/4hours

(c) 19/2hours

(d) 17/2 hours

(e) None of these

Q14.

A man takes 16/9 times as long to row a distance upstream as to row the same distance downstream. What is the speed of the boat in still water if it takes 3 hours to travel 38.4 km downstream ? (in km/h)

(a)11

(b)10

(c)12.4

(d)12

(e) None of these

Q15.

An order was placed for supply of carpet of breadth 3 metres. The length of carpet was 1.44 times of breadth. Subsequently, the breadth and length were increased by 25 and 40 per cent respectively. At the rate of Rs. 45 per square metre, what would be the increase in the cost of the carpet?

(a) Rs. 1020.6

(b) Rs. 398.8

(c) Rs. 437.4

(d) Rs. 583.2

(e) None of these

Q16.

If the height of a triangle is decreased 20% and its base is increased by 20% what will be the effect on its area?

(a)No change

(b)8% increase

(c)12% decrease

(d)16% increase

(e)None of these