Q1.

In a test, minimum passing percentage for girls and boys is 30% and 45% respectively. A boy scored 280 marks and failed by 80 marks. How many more marks did a girl require to pass in the test if she scored 108 marks?

(a)132

(b)140

(c)160

(d)112

(e)  None of these

Q2.

In an election between two candidates, one got 52% of total valid votes. 25% of the total votes were invalid. The total number of votes were 8400. How many valid votes did the other person get?

(a)3276

(b)3196

(c)3024

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Q3.

The average height of 16 students is 142 cm. If the height of the teacher is included, the average height increases by 1 cm. The height of the teacher is

(a) 156 cm

(b) 159 cm

(c) 158 cm

(d) 157 cm

(e) 159.5 cm

Q4.

What is the probability of drawing one ball that will be neither red nor green ?

(a) 1/3

(b) 4/9

(c) 5/9

(d) 2/3

(e) none of these

Q5.

The ratio between the adjacent angles of a parallelogram is 2 : 3 respectively. Half the smaller angle of the parallelogram is equal to the smallest angle of a quadrilateral. Largest angle of quadrilateral is four times its smallest angle. What is the sum of largest angle of quadrilateral and the smaller angle of parallelogram?

(a)252

(b)226

(c)144

(d)180

(e)  None of these

Q6.

Mr. X invested a certain amount in Debit and Equity funds in the ratio of 4 : 5 respectively. At the end of one year, he earned a total dividend of 30% on his investment. After one year he reinvested the amount including dividend in the ratio of 6 : 7 in Debit and Equity Funds. If the amount reinvested in Equity Funds was Rs. 94, 500, what was the original amount invested in Equity Funds ?

(a)  Rs. 75,000

(b)  Rs. 81,007

(c)  Rs. 60,000

(d)  Rs. 65,007

(e)  None of these

Q7.

A, B and C together start a business. The ratio of the investments of A, B and C is 0.125 : 0.75 :0.25. After 8 months A adds thrice amount of his earlier investment and C withdraws half of his earlier investment. At the end of the year, they earn a total profit of Rs. 5800. What is B's share in the profit ?

(a) Rs. 3400

(b) Rs. 3200

(c) Rs. 3600

(d) Rs. 3800

(e)None of these

Q8.

A trader has 400 kg of rice; He sells a part of it at a profit of 36% and remaining part at a loss of 24%. He overall loses 12% in the whole transaction. Find the quantity of rice sold at 24% loss.

(a) 320 kg

(b) 330 kg

(c) 300 kg

(d) 350 kg

(e) None of these

Q9.

Arrange the letters of word AUCTION in such a way that the vowels always occur together. Find the number of ways?

(a)576

(b)48

(c)144

(d)30

(e) None of these

Q10.

A sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 14,160 in 3 years. If the rate of interest is increased to 25%, the same sum amounts to 14,700 in the same time. The rate of interest is

(a)5%

(b)5.50%

(c)6%

(d)7%

(e)

Q11.

In a tank there are three inlet pipes P, Q and R and one outlet pipe S. Pipe R fills the tank two times faster than pipe P and three times faster than pipe Q. Outlet S takes 10 minutes to empty the full tank. Time taken by inlet R to fill the empty tank is 2/5   th of the time taken by S to empty the full tank. In what time will the inlets P and Q together fill the empty tank ?'

(a) 24/5 minutes

(b)22/5 minutes 5

(c)19/5 minutes 5

(d)17/5 minutes

(e)None of these

Q12.

The difference between the simple interest on a certain sum at the rate of 10% per annum for 2 years and compound interest which is compounded every 6 months is  Rs. 124.05. What is the principal sum?

[1]  Rs. 10,000

[2]Rs. 6,000

[3]Rs. 12,000

[4]Rs. 8,000

[5] None of these

Q13.

Train-A crosses a stationary train B in 35 seconds and a pole in 14 seconds with the same speed. The length of the train-A Is 280 metres. What is the length of the stationary train-B?

(a) 360 metres

(b) 480 metres

(c)400 metres

(d)Cannot be determined

(e)None of these

Q14.

A 222 metre long train crosses a pole in 6 seconds. The same train crosses a man running in the same direction in 10 seconds. What will be the speed of man ?

(a) 15 m/sec

(b) 17 m/sec

(c) 18 m/sec

(d) 14 m/sec

(e)None of these

Q15.

A solid is in the form of a right circular cylinder with hemispherical ends. The total length of the solid is 35 cm. The diameter of the cylinder is 1/4 of its height. The surface area of the solid is (take pie = 22/7)

(a) 462 cm square

(b) 693 cm square

(c) 750 cm square

(d) 770 cm square

(e)None of these

Q16.

The length of a rectangular park is 11 metre more than its breadth. The area of park is 242 square metre. There is a 5 metre wide path around the park. Find the area of the path.

(a)405 square metre

(b)430 square metre

(c)425 square metre

(d)435 square metre

(e)None of these