Q1.

Two candidates fought an election. One of them got 64% of the total votes polled and won with 992 votes. What was the total number of votes polled?

(a)1500

(b)1580

(c)1550

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q2.

Two numbers are less than the third number by 50% and 54% respectively. By how much per cent is the second number less than the first number?

(a)13%

(b)10%

(c)12%

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q3.

The present age of Romila is one fourth of that of her father. After 6 years the father’s age will be twice the age of Kapil. If Kapil celebrated fifth birth day 8 years ago, What is Romila’s present age ?

(a) 7 years

(b) 7.5 years

(c) 8 years

(d) 8.5 years

(e) None of these

Q4.

Directions  : Study the information carefully to answer these questions. In a bag there are 6 red balls. 4 green balls and 8 yellow balls  Three balls are drawn at random from the bag. What is the probability that 2 balls will be red and 1 ball will be green?

(a)  5/68

(b)  3/68

(c) 7/ 68

(d)  9/68

(e)  None of these

Q5.

Rohit has some 50 paisa coins, some 2 rupee coins, some 1 rupee coins and some 5 rupee coins. The value of all the coins is Rs. 50. Number of  2 rupee coins is 5 more than that of the 5rupeecoins. 50 paisa coins are double In number than 1 rupee coins. Value of 50 paisa coins and 1 rupee coins is Rs. 26, How many 2 rupee coins does he, have?

(a)4

(b)2

(c)7

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q6.

The respective ratio of, the present age of a mother and daughter is 7 : 1. Four years ago the respective ratio of their age was 19 : 1. What will be the mother’s age four years from now?

(a)  42 years

(b)  38 years

(c)  46 years

(d)  36 years

(e)  None of these

Q7.

Mr. Shivkumar started a business investing Rs. 25,000 in 1996. In 1997 he invested an additional amount of Rs. 10,000 and Mr. Rakesh joined him with an amount of Rs. 35,000. In 1998. , Mr. Shivkumar invested another additional amount of Rs. 10,000 and Mr. Suresh joined them with an amount of Rs. 35,000. What will be Rakesh’s share in the profit of Rs. 1,50,000 earned at the end of three years from the start of the business in 1996 ?

(a) Rs. Rs.0,000

(b) Rs. 50,000

(c) Rs. 45,000

(d) Rs. Rs.5,000

(e)None of these

Q8.

A’ sold an article for Rs. 8000 and incurred a loss. Had he sold the article for Rs. 9800, his gain would have been twice the amount of loss. At what price should the article be sold to earn 20% profit?

(a) Rs. 10,840

(b) Rs. 9,820

(c) Rs. 10,320

(d) Rs. 9,840

(e) Rs. 10,480)

Q9.

A committee of five members is to be formed out of 3 trainees, 4 professors and 6 research associates. In how many different ways this can be done if the committee should have all the 4 professors and 1 research associate or all 3 trainees and 2 professors?

(a)15

(b)18

(c)25

(d)12

(e) Other than those given as options

Q10.

A took a certain sum as loan from bank at a rate of 8% simple interest per annum. A lends the same amount to B at 12% simple interest per annum. If at the end of five years, A made profit of Rs. 800 front the deal, how much was the original sum ?

(a) Rs. 6,500

(b) Rs. 4,000 .

(c) Rs. 6,200

(d) Rs. 6,000

(e) Rs. 4,500

Q11.

The part of work done by 9 boys and 3 men together in one day is four times the work done by a boy and a man together. What is the respective ratio of work done by a boy and a man ?

(a) 5 : 1

(b) 1 : 5

(c) 4:1

(d) 1 : 4

(e) None of these

Q12.

The simple interest (p.a.) accrued on an amount of Rs. 17,000 at the end of four years is Rs. 6,800. What would be the compound interest (compounded annually) accrued on the same amount at the same rate after two years?

[1]Cannot be determined

[2]Other than those given as options

[3]Rs. 3,570

[4]Rs. 3,260

[5]Rs. 3,980

Q13.

A 300 metre long train moving with an average speed of 126 km/hr. crosses a platform in 24 seconds. A man crosses the same platform in 5 minutes. What is the speed of man in metre/second ?

(a)1.8 metre/second

(b)1.2 metre/second

(c)1.5metre/second

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q14.

A can walk a certain distance in 10 days when he rests 9 hours a day. How long will he take to walk twice the distance, twice as fast and rests twice as long each day ?

(a)( 4 days

(b) 10 days

(c) 15 days

(d) 25 days

(e)None of these

Q15.

The area of a square is equal to that of a rectangle. The length of, rectangle is 4 cm more than the side of square and the breadth is 3 cm less than that of the square. What is the perimeter of the rectangle ?

(a) 40 cm

(b) 60 cm

(c) 75 cm

(d) 50 cm

(e) None of these

Q16.

A playground is built on  of the area of a rectangular plot. The area of the playground is 1260 square metre and the length of the plot is seven times the breadth of the plot. What is the perimeter of the plot ?

(a)400 metre

(b)380 metre

(c)480 metre

(d)440 metre

(e)420 metre