Q1.

The difference between the population of a city two consecutive years ago from today is 50 If there is 10% increase in population per year from the previous year, what is the present population of the city ?

(a)66000

(b)66550

(c)56660

(d)67500

(e)  None of these

Q2.

In a test, minimum passing percentage for girls and boys is 35% and 40% respectively. A boy scored 483 marks and failed by 117 marks. What are the minimum passing marks for girls ?

(a)425

(b)520

(c)500

(d)625

(e) None of these

Q3.

Directions : Study the given information carefully to answer the questions that follow . A basket contains 6 blue, 2 red, 4 green and 3 yellow balls.  If 2 balls are picked at random, what is the probability that either both are green or both are yellow?

(a) 2/5

(b) 3/35

(c) 1/3

(d) 3/91

(e)  None of these

Q4.

A bag contains 13 white and 7 black balls. Two balls are drawn at random, What is the probability  that they are of the same colour ?

(a) 41/190

(b) 21/190

(c) 59/190

(d) 99/190

(e) 77/190

Q5.

The ratio of the present age of Meena and Fiona is 16 : 13 respectively. Four years ago the respective ratio of their age was 14 : 11. What will be Fiona's age four years from now ?

(a)  28 years

(b)  32 years

(c)  26 years

(d)  36 years

(e)  None of these

Q6.

The ratio between the three angles of a quadrilateral is 1 : 4 : 5 respectively. The value of the fourth angle of the quadrilateral is 60. What is the difference between the value of the largest and the smallest angles of the quadrilateral ?

(a)120

(b)90

(c)110

(d)100

(e)  None of these

Q7.

A 20 litre mixture contains milk and water in the respective ratio of 3 : 2. Then 10 litres of the mixture is removed and replaced with pure milk and the operation is repeated once more. At the end of the two removals and replacements, what is the ratio of milk and water in the resultant mixture respectively?

(a)  17 : 3

(b)  9 : 1

(c)  4 : 17

(d)  5 : 3

(e)  3 : 14

Q8.

Of the two varieties of rice available, variety A is bought at Rs.  32 per kg. and variety B at Rs.  80 per kg. Two varieties of rice are mixed together in the respective ratio of 8:5 and the mixture is sold at Rs.  72 per kg. What per cent of profit approximately the Seller receives ?

(a)43%

(b)46%

(c)38%

(d)39%

(e) None of these

Q9.

Two girls and 4 boys are to be seated in a row in such a way that the girls do not sit together. In how many different ways can it be done?

(a)720

(b)480

(c)360

(d)240

(e) None of these

Q10.

A company decided to sell  Rs. 50,000/-T.V. set for Rs  46,000/ - as a world cup offer. What is the percentage discount offered by the company?

(a)7.50%

(b)7%

(c)6.50%

(d)8.50%

(e)8%

Q11.

Shruti takes 10 days to finish a piece of work while Shankar takes 15 days to finish the same piece of work. Harish works twice as fast as Shruti. How many days will all three of them together take to finish the same piece of work ?

(a) 42/11 days

(b)32/11 day

(c) 30/11 days

(d) 29/11

(e) None of these

Q12.

A sum of Rs. 91,000 is borrowed at 20% per annum compounded annually. If the amount is to be paid in three equal installments, the annual installment will be

[1] Rs. 43,200

[2] Rs. 42,800

[3] Rs. 42,500

[4] Rs. 42,300

[5]None of these

Q13.

The speed of a boat in still water is 9.5 kmph while that of current is 2.5 kmph. If the boat takes 114 minutes in rowing from point A to B and coming back to point A, what is the distance between A and B ?

(a) 8.4 km.

(b) 4.8 km.

(c) 8.8 km.

(d) 7.4 km.

(e) None of these

Q14.

A person has to travel from point B in certain time. Travelling at a speed of 5 kmph he reaches 48 minutes late and while travelling at a speed of 8 kmph he reaches 15 minutes early. What is the distance from point A to point B ?

(a) 15 kms

(b) 9 kms

(c) 12 kms

(d) 18 kms

(e) 14 kms

Q15.

The area of a square of side 8 cm is equal to a rectangle. Which of the following statement/s is/ are definitely true about the rectangle ?

(a)(1)The length of rectangle is 16 times its breadth

(b)(2)The length of rectangle is 32 times its breadth

(c)(3)The breadth of rectangle is 1/6  of its length

(d)(4)The breadth of rectangle Is 1/9 of its length

(e)(5)None of these

Q16.

The area of a right angled triangle is 80 sq. cm. The ratio of the base and the height of the triangle is 4 : 5. Find the length of hypotenuse.

(a) √82 cm

(b) 2√82 cm

(c) 2√41 cm

(d) 3√82 cm

(e) None of these