Q1.

The value of which of the following fractions is less than twenty per cent ?

(a) 5/6

(b) 2/3

(c) 2/5

(d) 1/4

(e) 2/11

Q2.

Sujata scored 2240 marks in an examination that is 128 marks more than the minimum passing percentage of 64%. What is the percentage of marks obtained by Meena if she scores 907 marks less than Sujata?

(a)35%

(b)40%

(c)45%

(d)36%

(e)48%

Q3.

The average age of some males and 15 females is 18 years. The sum of the ages of 15 females is 240 years and average age of males is 20years. Find the number of males.

(a)8

(b)7

(c)10

(d)15

(e) None of these

Q4.

Directions  : Study the information carefully to answer these questions.   A bag contains 7 blue balls and 5 yellow balls. If two balls are selected at random, what is the probability that none is yellow ?

(a) 5/33

(b) 5/22

(c) 7/22

(d) 7/33

(e) 7/66

Q5.

Mr. Pandit owned 950 gold coins all of which he distributed amongst his three daughters Lalita, Amita and Neeta. Lalita gave 25 gold coins to her husband, Amita donated 15 gold coins and Neeta made jewellery out of 30 gold coins. The new respective ratio of the coins left with them was 20 : 73 :  83. How many gold coins did Amita receive from Mr. Pandit?

(a)380

(b)415

(c)400

(d)350

(e)  None of these

Q6.

Salaries of A, B and C are in the ratio of 2 : 3 : 5 respectively. If their salaries were increased by 15%, 10% and 20% respectively what will be the new respective ratio of their salaries ? .

(a) 3 : 3 : 10

(b) 23 : 33 : 60

(c) 10 : 11 : 20

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of these

Q7.

A and B started a business with investments of Rs. 3500 and Rs. 2500 respectively. After 4 months C joined with Rs. 6000. If the difference between C’s share and B’s share in the annual profit was Rs. 1977 ,  what was the total annual profit ?

(a) Rs. 15,620

(b) Rs. 16,240

(c) Rs. 14,690

(d) Rs. 12,770

(e)None of these

Q8.

An article was sold for Rs.   5220 at a loss of 42% of the cost price. What will be the selling price of the article for a profit of 42% ?

(a) Rs.  12580

(b) Rs.  17280

(c) Rs. 12780

(d) Rs.  15280

(e) None of these

Q9.

In how many ways the letters of the word VISITING can be rearranged ?

(a)6720

(b)5720

(c)720

(d)7620

(e) None of these

Q10.

Srinivasan invests two equal amounts in two banks giving 10% and 12% Tate of interest respectively. At the end of year the interest earned is Rs. 1650/. Find the sum invested in each.

(a)Rs. 8,500/-

(b)Rs. 15,000/-

(c)Rs.  7,500/-

(d)Rs. 17,000/-

(e) None of these

Q11.

Two men alone or three women alone can complete a piece of work in 4 days. In how many days can 1 woman and one man together complete the same piece of work ?.

(a) 6 days

(b) 24/5 days

(c)12/ 1.75 days

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q12.

Raman took a loan of Rs. 15,000 from Laxman. It was agreed that for the first three years rate of interest charged would be at 8% Simple Interest per annum and at 10% Compound Interest (compounded annually) from the fourth year onwards. Ram an did not pay anything until the end of the fifth year. How much would he repay if he clears the entire amount, only at the end of fifth year ? (in Rupees)

[1]22,506

[2]22,105

[3]22,900

[4]22,500

[5]22,450

Q13.

A man crosses a stationary bus in 18 seconds. The same bus crosses a pole in 4 seconds. What is the respective ratio between the speed of the bus and the speed of the man?

(a) 9 : 2

(b) 9 : 4

(c)18:05

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q14.

Directions : The cost of fuel running the engine of an army tank is proportional to the square of the speed and Rs. 64 per hour for a speed of 16 kmph. Other costs amount to Rs. 400 per hour. The tank has to make a journey of 400 km at a constant speed.  - The most economical speed for this journey is :

(a) 20 kmph

(b)30 kmph

(c) 35 kmph

(d) 40 kmph

(e)None of these

Q15.

The circumference of a park is 750m. A and B start walking from the same point in the same direction at 6.75 kmph and 4.75 kmph. In what time will they meet each other again?

(a) 3 hours

(b) 2.5 hours

(c) 3.5 hours

(d) 4 hours

(e)None of these

Q16.

The circumference of two circles is 88 metres and 220 metres respectively. What is the difference between the area of the larger circle and the smaller circle ?

(a)3422 sq. metre

(b)3242 sq. metre

(c)3244 sq. metre

(d)3424 sq. metre

(e)None of these