## Saturday 13 January 2018

101. A can do a work in 9 days.  If B is 50% more efficient to A , then in how many days can B do the same work?
(a) 13.5 (b) 4.5 (c) 6 (d) 3

102. At what range of simple interest Rs.4800 amount to Rs.6480 in a span of 7 years?
(a)5 (b) 6  (c) 3 (d) 4

103. In a school of 550 students , the ratio of boys: girls is 6:5.  How many more girls are to be admitted to make the ratio equal?
(a)50 (b) 40 (c) 150 (d) 60

104. The sides of a rectangular plot are in the ratio 5:4 and its area is equal to 500 sq.m.  The perimeter of the plot is:
(a) 80 m (b) 100 m (c) 90 m (d) 95m

105. A shopkeeper offered a discount of 10% on the labeled price and earned a profit of 26%. What would be the percentage of profit, had there been no discount?
(a) 36% (b) 40% (c) 44% (d) None of these

106. In an examination it is required to get 350 of the aggregate marks to pass.  A student gets 32% marks and is declared failed by 70 marks. What are the maximum aggregate marks a student can get?
(a) 885 (b) 865 (c) 875 (d) Cannot be determined

107. Suma is 4 years older than Rema and 3 years younger than Uma.  If the total age of their ages is 29, what is their individual ages?
(a)10,6,13 (b) 9,13,6 (c) 11,7,14 (d) 14,9,11

108. Income tax of 10%  to be paid for annual income above Rs.160000.  If a person pays Rs.7250 as income tax, what is his annual income?
(a) 167250 (b) 72500 (c) 232500 (d) 223500

110. Indu scored 175 marks in a test and failed by 35 marks.  If the marks required to pass the exam was 35% , what was the maximum marks of the test?
(a) 700 (b) 600 (c) 500 (d) 750

111. In a school 65% are girls.  The number of boys is 427. What is the number of girls?
(a) 1220 (b) 492 (c) 793 (d) 366

112. In an office there are 4800 employees.  If 3200 of them are male, then what is the ratio of the male employees to female?
(a) 1:3 (b) 2:3 (c) 1:2 (d) 2:1

113. What will be 160% of a number whose 200% is 140?
(a) 112 (b) 130 (c) 70 (d) 163

114.The product of three consecutive numbers is 3360.  What is the least number?
(a) 17 (b) 14 (c) 13 (d) 16

115.A man sold 250 chairs and had  a gain equal to selling price of 50 chairs. His profit percentage is:
(a) 15 (b) 20 (c) 33.3 (d) 25

116.The average of five consecutive odd numbers starting with 5:
(a) 7 (b) 14 (c) 12 (d) 9

117. The average weight of 24 boys in a class of 50 students is 45 kg.  If the average weight of the girls is 35 kg, what is the average weight of the whole class?
(a) 38kg  (b) 39.8 kg  (c) 38.8 kg  (d) 39.4 kg

118.The square root of 0.3025 is:
(a) 55 (b) 0.55 (c) 0.055 (d) 5.5

119.A shopkeeper sells 60% of the chilly poweder with 10% profit and remaining with 5% profit. If he got Rs.360 as profit, what was his investment?
(a) 2160 (b) 2520 (c) 4500 (d) 3600

120.3 pumps working 8 hours a day, can empty a tank in 2 days.  How many hours must 4 pumps work to empty the tank in one day?
(a) 9 (b) 10 (c) 11 (d) 12

121.In an examination, a candidate must get 33% marks to pass.  A candidate who gets 220 marks fails by 11 marks.  What is the maximum marks in the examination?
(a) 500 (b) 600 (c) 700 (d) 800

122. The ratio of spirit and water in two mixtures of spirit and water is 3:7 and 7:5 respectively. Both the mixtures are mixed together. Now the ratio of spirit and water in the new mixture is:
(a) 25:29 (b) 9:10 (c) 27:29 (d) 27:31

123.A number when divided by 361 leaves remainder 43. By dividing the same number by 19 the remainder obtained is:
(a) 4 (b) 5 (c) 1 (d) 0

124. 48 men complete a work in 16 days. If the same work is to be completed in 12 days, how many additional men is needed?
(a) 64 (b) 16 (c) 36 (d) 18

125. The area of a circle is 2464 sq.m. What will be its circumference?
(a) 132 m (b) 176 (c) 231m (d) 272 m
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