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Percentage MCQ Questions & Answers

Percentage MCQs : This section focuses on the "Percentage". These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Percentage skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.




Question 1

The marked price of a shirt is twice of the cost price. To earn a gain of 25%, what should be the discount percentage?

A. 37.5
B. 50
C. 75
D. 52.5

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Question 2

A shopkeeper offers 15% discount on all plastic toys. He offers a further discount of 4% on the reduced price to those customers who pay cash. What does a customer have to pay (in Rs) in case for a toy of Rs 200?

A. 133.7
B. 129.8
C. 163.2
D. 153.3

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Question 3

In an election between two candidates, the winning candidate has got 70% of the votes polled and has won by 15400 votes. What is the number of votes polled for loosing candidate?

A. 38500
B. 11550
C. 26950
D. 13550

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Question 4

Two numbers are 90% and 75% lesser than a third number. By what % should the first number be increased so that it becomes equal to the second number?

A. 250
B. 200
C. 150
D. 100

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Question 5

The marked price of an article is Rs 960 and it is sold at a discount of Rs 192. What is the discount percentage?

A. 15
B. 20
C. 25
D. 30

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Question 6

A dealer marks a washing machine for Rs. 7500, and allows a discount of 6% on it. Find the selling price

A. 6850
B. 7050
C. 7250
D. 6950

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Question 7

When a number is increased by 21, it becomes 114% of itself. What is the number?

A. 150
B. 252
C. 315
D. 189

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Question 8

5% people of a village in India died by dengue, 15% of the remainder left the village on account of fear. If now the population is reduced to 3553, how much was it in the beginning ?

A. 4400
B. 3100
C. 2800
D. 5600

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Question 9

Write 0.125 as a percent %?

A. 12%
B. 12.5%
C. 13%
D. 13.5%

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Question 10

A man's annual income has increased by Rs 5 lakhs but the tax on income that he has to pay has reduced from 12% to 10%. He now pays Rs 10,000 more income tax. What is his increased income (in Rs lakhs)?

A. 20
B. 25
C. 15
D. 10

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Question 11

The price of an article is cut by 9%, to restore to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 9 percent
B. 8.83 percent
C. 9.89 percent
D. 6.25 percent

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Question 12

If the radius of a circle is increased by 31% its area increases by ______.

A. 62 percent
B. 31 percent
C. 35.805 percent
D. 71.61 percent

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Question 13

Ticket for an adult is Rs 1200 and a child is Rs 800 respectively. One child goes free with two adults. If a group has 25 adults and 5 children what is the discount the group gets?

A. 17.24 percent
B. 24. percent
C. 24.41 percent
D. 11.76 percent

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Question 14

Two numbers are 35% and 42% are less than a third number .How much percent is the second number less than the first ?

A. 10.769 %
B. 11.23 %
C. 10.4 %
D. 9.87 %

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Question 15

Tanzeem spent 1/5 of his salary on his friends, 1/10 of his salary on accommodation and 1/4 of his salary on savings. If he has Rs. 1800 left in his wallet,then find his total expenditure on accommodation and savings.

A. Rs. 1,200
B. Rs. 1,400
C. Rs. 1,600
D. Rs. 1,800

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Question 16

54% of 4000 is

A. 2025
B. 2172
C. 2232
D. 2160

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Question 17

A student scored 470 marks in 6 subjects. The maximum marks for each subject was 100%.what was his score in percentage terms?

A. 67.33%
B. 69.45%
C. 78.33%
D. 78.67%

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Question 18

After two successive discounts of 20% and 12% an article is sold for Rs 16896. What is the marked price (in Rs) of the article?

A. 21500
B. 23800
C. 22000
D. 24000

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Question 19

In a City, 35% of the population is composed of migrants, 20% of whom are from rural areas. Of the local population, 48% is female while this figure for rural and urban migrants is 30% and 40% respectively. If the total population of the city is 728400, what is its female population ?

A. 324138
B. 349680
C. 509940
D. None of these

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Question 20

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 1600 which is marked as Rs 2000, then what is the discount he is offering?

A. 25 percent
B. 20 percent
C. 30 percent
D. 10 percent

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Question 21

The average salary of male employees in a firm was Rs. 5200 and that of females was Rs. 4200. The mean salary of all the employees was Rs. 5000. What is the % of female employees?

A. 80%
B. 20%
C. 40%
D. 30%

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Question 22

What is 15% of 34 ?

A. 5.1
B. 5
C. 5.2
D. 4.9

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Question 23

56% of 375 is:

A. 210
B. 196
C. 224
D. 168

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Question 24

At what percentage above the cost price must an article be marked so as to gain 33% after allowing a customer a discount of 5%?

A. 40%
B. 45%
C. 35%
D. 47%

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Question 25

A sales boy is allowed 412 % discount on the total sales made by him plus a bonus of 14% on the sales over Rs.12,000.If his total earnings were Rs.2400, then his total sales(in Rs.) are ?

A. Rs.60,145.23
B. Rs.54,285.54
C. Rs.52,147.85
D. Rs.50,589.47

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Question 26

Srinivas works and earns Rs.14,500 per month, out of which he saves only 20% and spends the remaining amount on other deeds. Find the amount spent

A. ₹ 11,500
B. ₹ 11,400
C. ₹ 11,000
D. ₹ 11,600

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Question 27

The sum of the number of boys and girls in a school is 150. if the number of boys is x, then the number of girls becomes x% of the total number of students. The number of boys is :

A. 60
B. 70
C. 80
D. 90

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Question 28

The price of a product after getting 20% discount is Rs 3,024 which includes 5% tax on selling price. What was the marked price (in Rs) of the product?

A. 3780
B. 2742
C. 3600
D. 2880

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Question 29

A shopkeeper marks up his wares by 125% and offers 25% discount. What will be the selling price if the cost price (in Rs) is Rs 640?

A. 1080
B. 1000
C. 920
D. 860

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Question 30

What percentage of 1 day is 18 minutes?

A. 7.5%
B. 1.25%
C. 12.5%
D. 1.8%

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Question 31

If a shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 4200 which is marked as Rs 4800, then what is the discount (in %) that he is offering?

A. 12.5
B. 14.28
C. 10
D. 15

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Question 32

If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as:

A. 4% of a
B. 5% of a
C. 20% of a
D. None of these

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Question 33

The population of a town increased from 1,75,000 to 2,62,500 in a decade. The average percent increase of population per year is:

A. 4.37%
B. 5%
C. 6%
D. 8.75%

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Question 34

A’s salary is 50% more than B’s. How much percent is B’s salary less than A’s?

A. 24.5%
B. 29.5%
C. 31.3%
D. 33.3%

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Question 35

In one year, the Amount collected for social welfare, of a village increased by 10% and in the next year, it decreased by 10%. If at the end of 2nd year, the amount was 7920, what was it in the beginning ?

A. 8800
B. 8650
C. 8000
D. 8980

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Question 36

In a class of 80 students and 5 teachers, each student got shopping coupons that are 15% of the total number of students and each teacher got shopping coupons, that are 25% of the total number of students. How many shopping coupons were there?

A. 960
B. 1000
C. 1060
D. 100

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Question 37

The price of the sugar goes up by 30%. By what percent should Sita reduce her consumption so that the expenditure does not increase?

A. 23 1/13%
B. 22 1/13%
C. 23%
D. 22%

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Question 38

What percent of 7.2 kg is 18 gms ?

A. .25%
B. .5%
C. .75%
D. 1%

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Question 39

A student multiplied a number by 3/5 instead of 5/3. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 34%
B. 44%
C. 54%
D. 64%

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Question 40

The ratio of earnings of A and B is 4:5. If the earnings of A increase by 20% and the earnings of B decrease by 20%, the new ratio of their earnings becomes 6:5. What are A's earnings?

A. Rs.22,000
B. Rs.27,500
C. Rs. 26,400
D. Cannot be determined

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Question 41

Two baskets together have 640 oranges. If (1/5)th of the oranges in the first basket be taken to the second basket. The number of oranges in the first basket is

A. 800
B. 600
C. 400
D. 300

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Question 42

In a hoel, 60% had vegetarian lunch while 30% had non-vegetaian lunch and 15% had both types of lunch. If 96 people were present, how many did not eat either type of lunch ?

A. 24
B. 30
C. 36
D. 42

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Question 43

If 35% of A's income is equal to 25% of B's income, then the ratio of A's income to B's income is

A. 7:5
B. 5:7
C. 4:7
D. 4:3

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Question 44

Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are:

A. 39, 30
B. 41, 32
C. 42, 33
D. 43, 34

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Question 45

A carpenter can build a cupboard in 64 hours. After 16 hours he takes a break. What fraction of the cupboard is yet to be built?

A. 0.6
B. 0.75
C. 0.2
D. 0.8

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Question 46

At 30% discount the selling price of an article is Rs 1050. What is the selling price (in Rs) if the discount is 15%?

A. 1200
B. 1175
C. 1100
D. 1275

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Question 47

If the selling price of an item is Rs 1000 after getting a discount of 20%, then what was the marked price (in Rs)?

A. 1200
B. 1250
C. 800
D. 1400

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Question 48

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 22 marks more than the other and his marks were 55% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are _______.

A. 121 and 99
B. 43 and 21
C. 58 and 36
D. 86 and 64

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Question 49

36 of what number is 18?

A. 38
B. 42
C. 50
D. 62

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Question 50

The current birth rate per thousand is 32, whereas corresponding death rate is 11 per thousand. The net growth rate in terms of population increase in percent is given by :

A. 1.2 %
B. 2.1 %
C. 3.1 %
D. 1.3 %

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Question 51

The percentage discount offered for "Buy 6 get 1 free is" ?

A. 85.78 %
B. 58. 48 %
C. 19.25 %
D. 14.285 %

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Question 52

At 10% discount the selling price of a toaster is Rs 18000, what is the selling price if the discount is 37.5%?

A. Rs 7812.5
B. Rs 12500
C. Rs 8593.75
D. Rs 15468.75

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Question 53

A dealer is selling an article at a discount of 5% on the Marked price. If the Marked price is 12% above the cost price and the article was sold for Rs. 532 then the cost price is (in Rs.)

A. 500
B. 525
C. 505
D. 520

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Question 54

If 90% of A = 30% of B and B = x% of A, find x.

A. 600
B. 900
C. 300
D. 1200

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Question 55

A batsman scored 120 runs which included 3 boundaries and 8 sixes. What percent of his total score did he make by running between the wickets ?

A. 40%
B. 45%
C. 50%
D. 55%

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Question 56

75% of 450 + ? % of 560 = 600

A. 52.385
B. 46.875
C. 42.155
D. 40.555

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Question 57

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 is the minimum passing marks for girls ?

A. 625
B. 525
C. 425
D. 325

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Question 58

If the selling price is Rs 728 after getting a discount of 9%, what was the marked price?

A. Rs 793.52
B. Rs 800
C. Rs 662.48
D. Rs 667

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Question 59

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 450 which is marked as Rs 600, then what is the discount he is offering?

A. 33.33 percent
B. 25 percent
C. 20 percent
D. 30 percent

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Question 60

If on an item there is 12% discount on the marked price of Rs 10,000 but the item is sold at Rs 8,360 only then what additional discount (in %) did the customer get?

A. 6
B. 7
C. 5
D. 8

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Question 61

Two numbers are 30% and 60% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 75 percent
B. 42.86 percent
C. 30 percent
D. 50 percent

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Question 62

After deducting 12% from a certain sum and then deducting 25% from the remainder, 2508 is left, then what is the initial sum?

A. 3500
B. 3450
C. 3970
D. 3800

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Question 63

Express 6.72 % in ratio ?

A. 65 : 124
B. 42 : 625
C. 21 : 125
D. 37 : 442

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Question 64

A salesman gets commission on total sales at 9%. If the sale is exceeded Rs.10,000 he gets an additional commission as bonus of 3% on the excess of sales over Rs.10,000. If he gets total commission of Rs.1380, then the bonus he received is:

A. Rs.180
B. Rs.120
C. Rs.480
D. data insufficient

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Question 65

The length of a rectangular plot is increased by 50%, to keep its area unchanged, the width of the plot should be decreased by ______?

A. 29.87%
B. 33.33%
C. 22.22%
D. 19.5%

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Question 66

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 24 marks more than the other and his marks were 65% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are _____

A. 78 and 54
B. 85 and 61
C. 67 and 43
D. 52 and 28

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Question 67

If 40% of x = y, then y% of 40 is same as _____ of x.

A. 16%
B. 4%
C. 8%
D. 160%

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Question 68

Twelve percent of Kalyan's monthly salary is equal to the sixteen per cent of Nandu's monthly salary. Sarnesh's monthly salary is half that of Nandu's monthly salary. If sarnesh's annual salary is Rs. 1.08 lacs, What is Kalyan's monthly salary ?

A. 15000
B. 36000
C. 24000
D. 12500

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Question 69

Two successive discounts of 10% and 20% are equivalent to a single discount of

A. 28%
B. 27%
C. 25%
D. 30%

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Question 70

If 170% of a number added to 66, then the result becomes equal to twice of the number. What is the number?

A. 200
B. 220
C. 210
D. 236

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Question 71

A man's annual income has increased by Rs 1.2 lakhs but the tax on income that he has to pay has reduced from 12% to 10%. He now pays the same amount of tax as before. What is his increased income (in Rs lakhs)?

A. 8.4
B. 7.2
C. 9.6
D. 6

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Question 72

Ticket for an adult is Rs 1600 and a child is Rs 600. 1 child goes free with two adults. If a group has 17 adults and 7 children what is the discount the group gets?

A. 13.37 percent
B. 26.02 percent
C. 24.41 percent
D. 32.2 percent

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Question 73

If the pice of sugar rises from Rs. 6 per kg to Rs. 7.50 per kg, a person, to have no increase in his expenditure on sugar, will have to reduce his consumpion of sugar by

A. 15
B. 20
C. 25
D. 30

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Question 74

A's salary is 40% of B's salary which is 25% of C's salary. What percentage of C's salary is A's salary ?

A. 10
B. 20
C. 30
D. 40

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Question 75

4 45 of 259.99 = ? % of 1247.9

A. 96
B. 100
C. 78
D. 88

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Question 76

Sneha’s weight is 140% of Veena’s weight. Rina’s weight is 90% of Sana’s weight. Sana weighs twice as much as Veena. If Sneha’s weight is x% of Rina’s weight, then x is equal to:

A. 596/9
B. 605/9
C. 645/9
D. 700/9

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Question 77

Which number is 30% less than 80% of 800?

A. 524
B. 192
C. 448
D. 368

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Question 78

A book is sold at three successive discounts of 20%, 20% and 10%. What is the net discount (in percentage)?

A. 42.4
B. 48.6
C. 44.2
D. 40.4

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Question 79

If A = x% of y and B = y% of x, then which of the following is true?

A. A is smaller than B.
B. A is greater than B
C. Relationship between A and B cannot be determined
D. None of these

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Question 80

Tanks A and B are each in the shape of a right circular cylinder. The interior of tank A has a height of 10 meters and a circumference of 8 meters, and the interior of tank B has a height of 8 meters and a circumference of 10 meters. The capacity of tank A is what percent of the capacity of tank B ?

A. 76%
B. 72%
C. 80%
D. 82%

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Question 81

A shopkeeper by selling 21 Nike shoes, earns a profit equal to the selling price of 5 Nike shoes. His profit percentage is

A. 31.25 percent
B. 23.8 percent
C. 47.6 percent
D. 16.35 percent

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Question 82

Two number P & Q are 20 % and 28 % less then a number X. What is the percentage the number Q is smaller then the number P?

A. 10%
B. 23%
C. 12%
D. 13%

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Question 83

Of the 1000 inhabitants of a town, 60 % are males of whom 120 % are literate. If, of all the inhabitants,  25% are literate, then what percent of the females of the town are literate ?

A. 32.5 %
B. 43 %
C. 46.6 %
D. 53.2 %

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Question 84

There are 600 Kabaddi players 4% wear knee band on one leg. Of the remaining, 25% wear knee bands on both legs. How many players don't wear a knee band ?

A. 426
B. 428
C. 415
D. 432

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Question 85

Daily local train ticket costs Rs 60 and Monthly Pass costs Rs 1566. If I buy the Monthly Pass and travel for 29 days in a month than I save?

A. 10 percent
B. 14 percent
C. 15 percent
D. 12 percent

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Question 86

Lucky started working 2 years ago. Her starting salary was half of Karthik's salary at that time. Each year since then Lucky and Karthik have received a rise of 10% in their respective salary. What percentage (to the nearest percent) of Karthik's current salary is Lucky's current salary ?

A. 75%
B. 22.5%
C. 35%
D. 50%

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Question 87

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 13 marks more than the other and his marks were 76% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are

A. 19 and 6
B. 34 and 21
C. 102 and 89
D. 92 and 79

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Question 88

There are 1650 students in a college. The difference between the number of boys and girls in the college is 400. What is the percentage of girls in the college ?

A. 49
B. 34
C. 43
D. 38

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Question 89

26% of a number is 65. What is the number?

A. 50
B. 250
C. 260
D. 40

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Question 90

A number, when 35 is subtracted from it, reduces to its 80 percent. What is four - fifth of that number  ?

A. 175
B. 140
C. 135
D. 95

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Question 91

A dealer allows a discount of 15%. A customer pays an amount of Rs. 318.75 for an article. At what price is the article listed?

A. Rs. 366.50
B. Rs. 375.00
C. Rs. 350.00
D. Rs. 431.25

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Question 92

The average of a set of whole numbers is 27.2. when the 20% of the elements are eliminated from the set of numbers then the average become 34. The number of elements in the new set of numbers can be :

A. 27
B. 35
C. 52
D. 63

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Question 93

Veer spends 15% of his monthly income on the house rent and 60% of the rest on household expenditure. If he saves Rs. 2210, what is his monthly income?

A. Rs. 8000
B. Rs. 7000
C. Rs. 7500
D. Rs. 6500

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Question 94

A man lost half of its initial amount in the gambling after playing 3 rounds. The rule of gambling is that if he wins he will receive Rs. 100, but he has to give 50% of the total amount after each round.Luckily he won all the three rounds. The initial amount with which he had started the gambling was :

A. 500/3
B. 700/3
C. 300
D. 600

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Question 95

A restaurant offers a new promotion of 20% off the original price of cakes, which is Rs. 12. Before the promotion 250 cakes were sold each day. After the promotion, the sale of cakes increases an average of 18% more per day. How much more or less does the restaurant make each day in cakes sales after the promotion?

A. Rs. 185 less
B. Rs. 202 more
C. Rs. 175 more
D. Rs. 168 less

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Question 96

Price of petrol increased from Rs 60/liter to Rs 75/liter. How much should the consumption of petrol be reduced (in %) so as to increase expenditure by only 10%?

A. 12
B. 20
C. 15
D. 18

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Question 97

A fruit seller had some apples. He sells 40% apples and still has 420 apples. Originally, he had:

A. 588 apples
B. 600 apples
C. 672 apples
D. 700 apples

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Question 98

A trader sold a cycle at a loss of 10%. If the selling price had been increased by Rs. 200, there would have been a gain of 6%. The cost price of the cycle is

A. Rs.1200
B. Rs.1205
C. Rs.1250
D. Rs.1275

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Question 99

Aditya got 78% marks in the examination. If he secured 663 marks, find the maximum marks.

A. 700
B. 800
C. 750
D. 850

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Question 100

5% of 400000?

A. 4000
B. 16000
C. 8000
D. 20000

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Question 101

A man reads 3/7 of a book on a day and 2/5 of the remaining, on the second day. If the number of pages still unread are 36, how many pages did the book contain ?

A. 105
B. 101
C. 98
D. 109

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Question 102

In a competitive examination, the average marks for the entire examination was 60 marks. If 20% of the applicants scored 85 marks and 25% scored 95 marks. What was the average marks of the remaining applicants in the examination ?

A. 60
B. 52
C. 45
D. 35

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Question 103

5% of a number is 25% more than another number. The difference between the numbers is 96. Then find the value of the numbers?

A. 102 & 6
B. 99 & 3
C. 104 & 8
D. 100 & 4

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Question 104

If A's salary is 40% less than that of B, then how much percent is B's salary more than that of A?

A. 33 1⁄3
B. 66 2⁄3
C. 33 2⁄3
D. 66 1⁄3

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Question 105

A student multiplied a number by 2/5 instead of 5/2. What is the percentage error in evaluation ?

A. 52%
B. 64%
C. 84%
D. 77%

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Question 106

­ If the selling price of an item is Rs 1150 after getting a discount of 8%, what is its marked price?

A. Rs 1250
B. Rs 1242
C. Rs 1058
D. Rs 1064

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Question 107

21 is 35 of what number?

A. 60
B. 85
C. 300
D. 21

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Question 108

Price of diesel increased from Rs 45/litre to Rs 50/litre. How much should the consumption of diesel be reduced (in %) so as to increase expenditure by only 5%?

A. 5.5
B. 5
C. 4
D. 4.5

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Question 109

The salary of Mr. X is 30% more than that of Mr. Y . Find what percent of Mr. Y’s salary is less than Mr. X’s ?

A. 24%
B. 23 1/3%
C. 25 1/2%
D. 22 8/9 %

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Question 110

X and Y give an exam. Difference of their marks is 45 and the difference of their marks is 15% of the maximum marks. What is the maximum marks for the exam?

A. 180
B. 450
C. 150
D. 300

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Question 111

A box of 20 items was bought for Rs. 6,400 after a discount of 20%. Find the cost of each item.

A. Rs. 300
B. Rs. 350
C. Rs. 400
D. Rs. 450

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Question 112

A student multiplied a number by 5/6 instead of 6/5. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 44 percent
B. 30.56 percent
C. 15.28 percent
D. 22 percent

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Question 113

30% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 10% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 40.7 percent
B. 40 percent
C. 37 percent
D. 13 percent

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Question 114

A candidate got 35% of the votes polled and he lost to his rival by 2250 votes. How many votes were cast ?

A. 7500
B. 6200
C. 5600
D. 4700

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Question 115

There are 1400 students in a school, 25% of those wear spectacles and 2/7 of those wearing spectacles are boys. How many girls in the school wear spectacles?

A. 250
B. 100
C. 200
D. 300

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Question 116

An electric bulb was bought at Rs. 4200. Its value depriciates at the rate of 8% per annum. Its value after one year will be

A. Rs. 3684
B. Rs. 3800
C. Rs. 3864
D. Rs. 3746

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Question 117

A shopkeeper marked a computer table for Rs.7,200. He allows a discount of 10% on it and yet makes profit of 8%. What will be his gain percentage if he does NOT allow any discount?

A. 20 %
B. 9 %
C. 18 %
D. 2 %

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Question 118

When a number is increased by 32, it becomes 116% of itself. What is the number?

A. 384
B. 480
C. 200
D. 288

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Question 119

If P = 5X and Q = X, then P is how much percentage more than Q?

A. 80
B. 320
C. 500
D. 400

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Question 120

The price of an article is cut by 33%, to restore to its original value, the new price must he increased by

A. 33 percent
B. 49.25 percent
C. 24.81 percent
D. 41.25 percent

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Question 121

A man spend 20% of his monthly salary on his children's education and 50% of his salary on food and transport. After Paying the rent of Rs.1000, he is left with Rs.2000. What is his monthly salary?

A. 7000
B. 10000
C. 14000
D. 20000

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Question 122

An engineering student has to secure 36% marks to pass. He gets 53 and fails by 37 marks. Find the maximum marks.

A. 275 marks
B. 250 marks
C. 300 marks
D. 325 marks

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Question 123

What is the value of 20% of 500% of 50?

A. 0.5
B. 5000
C. 500
D. 50

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Question 124

Rohan spends 24% of an amount of money on an insurance policy, 34% on food, 19% on children’s education and 17% on recreation. He deposits the remaining amount of Rs. 540 in bank. How much total amount does he spend on food and insurance policy together?

A. Rs. 6350
B. Rs. 5220
C. Rs. 5890
D. Rs. 6458

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Question 125

If Sumita earns 75/4% more than her boyfriend, find the approximate % her boyfriend earns less than Sunita.

A. 16%
B. 14%
C. 25%
D. 11%

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Question 126

The price of an article is cut by 3%. To restore to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 3 percent
B. 7.11 percent
C. 3.09 percent
D. 2.69 percent

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Question 127

A man spend 7.5% of his money and after spending 75% of the remaining, he had Rs. 370 left. How much money did he have

A. 1200
B. 1600
C. 1500
D. 1400

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Question 128

Ajay who is a King, at his eleventh hour, called his three queens and distributed his gold in the following way: He gave 50% of his wealth to his first wife, 50% of the rest to his second wife and again 50% of the rest to his third wife. If their combined share is worth1,30,900 kilograms of gold, find the quantity of gold King Ajay was having initially?

A. 153145 kgs
B. 147890 kgs
C. 152400 kgs
D. 149600 kgs

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Question 129

A number increased by 30% gives 390. The number is

A. 180
B. 300
C. 480
D. 260

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Question 130

A man donates 30% of his wealth to charity. 30% and 25% of the remaining wealth to his wife and son respectively. The rest he divides equally between his three daughters. One of his daughter gets Rs 42 lakh as her share. What was the man's wealth (in Rs lakhs)?

A. 280
B. 400
C. 500
D. 350

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Question 131

If X = 600 and Y = 800, then X is how much percent less than Y?

A. 33.33
B. 25
C. 75
D. 35

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Question 132

When the price of rice decrease by 10%, a girl could buy 1 kg more for Rs. 270. Then, the original price of the rice per kg is

A. Rs. 36
B. Rs. 30
C. Rs. 28
D. Rs. 40

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Question 133

40% of 265 + 35% of 180 = 50% of ?

A. 383
B. 338
C. 84.5
D. 253.5

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Question 134

An engineering student has to secure 25% marks to pass. He gets 56 and fails by 34 marks. Find the maximum marks.

A. 385 marks
B. 360 marks
C. 410 marks
D. 435 marks

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Question 135

A student multiplied a number by 6/13 instead of 13/6. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 369.44 percent
B. 39.35 percent
C. 184.72 percent
D. 78.7 percent

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Question 136

Due to increase of 33.33% in the price of apples, a customer can purchase 4 apples less for Rs 16. What is the original price (in paise) of an apple?

A. 100
B. 125
C. 150
D. 400/3

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Question 137

If one-third of a number is 45, then what will be the 45% of that number?

A. 60.75
B. 58.25
C. 61.25
D. 70.75

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Question 138

The population of a town increases by 5% in the first year, by 6% in the second year and by 8% in third year. The present population of town is 120204. What was the population of the town 3 years ago?

A. 102000
B. 100000
C. 98000
D. 101204

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Question 139

A student multiplied a number by 4/7 instead of 7/4. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 206.25 percent
B. 67.35 percent
C. 33.67 percent
D. 103.13 percent

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Question 140

20% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 10% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 30.8 percent
B. 30 percent
C. 12 percent
D. 28 percent

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Question 141

30% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 5% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 33.5 percent
B. 35.175 percent
C. 35 percent
D. 6.5 percent

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Question 142

The costs of daily ticket of local train is Rs 160 and Monthly Pass costs Rs 2912. If I buy the Monthly Pass and travel for 26 days in a month then I save?

A. 25 percent
B. 22 percent
C. 18 percent
D. 30 percent

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Question 143

56% of 250 is

A. 56
B. 140
C. 84
D. 112

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Question 144

1 packet of biscuits costs Rs 16 but a pack of 4 of the same packet of biscuits costs Rs 56. What is the effective discount (in %) on the pack?

A. 8
B. 10
C. 7.5
D. 12.5

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Question 145

What is the effective discount on two successive discounts of 20% and 25%?

A. 45%
B. 40%
C. 50%
D. 60%

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Question 146

445 of 229.79 = ? of 2398.51

A. 23/50
B. 36/49
C. 33/41
D. 29/47

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Question 147

12% of 70,000 is

A. 8400
B. 7200
C. 6000
D. 5600

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Question 148

The average marks obtained in a class of 50 students is 70%. The average of first 25 is 60% and that of 24 is 80%. What is the marks obtained by the last student?

A. 90%
B. 60%
C. 80%
D. 70%

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Question 149

The marked prices of big and small note books are Rs.10 and RS.15 respectively. A student bought 5 dozen small and 10 dozen big note books at a total discount of 5% Find the total discount amount.

A. Rs.100
B. Rs.110
C. Rs.120
D. Rs.130

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Question 150

If a retailer offers a discount of 32% on the marked price of his goods and thus ends up selling at cost price, what was the % markup price?

A. 24 percent
B. 47.05 percent
C. 22.34 percent
D. 32 percent

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Question 151

Priya got 9 marks more in History than what she got in Geography. Her history marks are 56% of the sum of her History and Geography marks. What are her Geography marks?

A. 42
B. 65
C. 53
D. 33

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Question 152

What percent is 120 of 85 ?

A. 133.33 %
B. 141.17 %
C. 145.54 %
D. 139.29 %

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Question 153

1 bottle of honey costs Rs 240 but a pack of 4 of the same bottles costs Rs 768. What is the effective discount (in %) on the pack?

A. 16
B. 25
C. 10
D. 20

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Question 154

On decreasing the price of a fan by 40%, its sales increases by 50%. What will be the percentage increase or decrease in its revenue?

A. 15% increase
B. 15% decrease
C. 10% decrease
D. 10% increase

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Question 155

Madhu got 32% of the maximum marks in a Bank examination and failed by 8 marks. However, Kumar who took the same examination got 42% of the total marks and got 16 marks more than the cut-off marks. What was the cut-off marks in the examination ?

A. 76.8
B. 86.8
C. 78.8
D. 84.8

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Question 156

Fresh grapes contain 60% water, while dry grapes contain 40% water. How many kgs of dry grapes can be obtained by 60 kg of fresh grapes?

A. 25 kgs
B. 30 kgs
C. 35 kgs
D. 40 kgs

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Question 157

What is the difference between 0.6 and 0.6%?

A. 5.94
B. 0.594
C. 60
D. 54

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Question 158

A student has to secure 35% marks to pass in a subject. If he gets 82 and fails by 23 marks. What is the maximum marks of the subject?

A. 300
B. 250
C. 350
D. 400

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Question 159

A man sells an article at a profit of 35%. If he had bought it for 15% less price and sold it for Rs. 32 less, then he would have gained 40%. What is the initial cost price (in Rs) of the article?

A. 250
B. 200
C. 300
D. 400

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Question 160

Find 150% of X, if X is the least number which when divided by 6, 7, 8, 9 and 12 leaves remainders 2, 3, 4, 5 and 8 respectively.

A. 750
B. 500
C. 1000
D. 1200

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Question 161

The marked price of a ceiling fan is Rs. 1200 and the shopkeeper allows a discount of 5 % on it. Then selling price of the fan is

A. Rs. 1410
B. Rs. 1400
C. Rs. 1140
D. Rs. 1104

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Question 162

63.5% of 8924.2 +? % of 5324.4 = 6827.5862

A. 28
B. 22
C. 18
D. 12

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Question 163

If 30% of 40% of X is 240, then what is the value of X?

A. 441
B. 2000
C. 1200
D. 1800

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Question 164

Ram sell his goods 25% cheaper than Shyam and 25% dearer than Bram. How much % is Bram's good cheaper than Shyam ?

A. 60%
B. 40%
C. 50%
D. 30%

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Question 165

If L exceeds K by 30%, then K is less than L by ?

A. 14 2/5 %
B. 23 1/3 %
C. 20 %
D. 16 %

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Question 166

There are total 200 students in a school, of which 1/5th are boys. Find the number of girls in the school.

A. 160
B. 16
C. 140
D. 40

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Question 167

Ticket for an adult is Rs 1000 and a child is Rs 500. One child goes free with two adults. If a group has 17 adults and 5 children what is the discount the group gets?

A. 14.7 percent
B. 32 percent
C. 12.82 percent
D. 22 percent

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Question 168

If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 150% and the denominator of the fraction is increased by 350%, the resultant fraction is 25/51. What is the original fraction ?

A. 31/25
B. 15/17
C. 14/25
D. 11/16

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Question 169

20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as _________ of a.

A. 8%
B. 40%
C. 4%
D. 80%

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Question 170

Ramesh marks his article at Rs 6000 and after allowing a discount of 20%, he still earns 60% profit. What is the cost price (in Rs) of the article?

A. 3600
B. 4800
C. 3000
D. 4200

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Question 171

125% as a Fraction?

A. 1/4
B. 3/4
C. 5/4
D. 7/4

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Question 172

90% of X = 40% of Y and Y = a% of X. What is the value of a?

A. 225
B. 125
C. 2.25
D. 1.25

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Question 173

In measuring the sides of a rectangle, one side is taken 20% in excess and the other 10% in deficit. Find the error per cent in area calculated from the measurement ?

A. 8% excess
B. 9% deficit
C. 12% excess
D. 11% deficit

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Question 174

The original price of a TV set is Rs. 6,000. If the price is discounted by 20% and then raised by 10% for service contract, the price charged by the shopkeeper is

A. Rs. 5400
B. Rs. 5280
C. Rs. 5100
D. Rs. 4200

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Question 175

The population of a town is 350000. It increases annually at the rate of 20%. What will be the population after 2 years?

A. 490000
B. 497000
C. 504000
D. 508000

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Question 176

A jar can 20 litre milk. From the jar, 4 litres milk was taken out and replaced with an equal quantity of water. If 4 litres of the newly formed mixture is taken out of the can, then what is the final quantity of milk left in the can?

A. 14.5 lit
B. 12.8 lit
C. 11.6 lit
D. 10.46 lit

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Question 177

While purchasing one item costing Rs. 400, I had to pay the sales tax at 7% and on another costing Rs. 6400, the sales tax was 9%. What percent of the sales tax I had to pay, taking the two items together on an average ?

A. 8 + 15/17
B. 2 + 13/17
C. 3 + 2/17
D. 5 + 13/12

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Question 178

One-third of the boys and one-half of the girls of a college participated in a sport. If the number of participating students is 300, out of which 100 are boys. What is the total number of students in the college?

A. 500
B. 300
C. 600
D. 700

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Question 179

Marked price of an item is Rs 400. On purchase of 1 item discount is 6% and on purchase of 4 items discount is 24%. Rachita buys 5 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 34 percent
B. 20.4 percent
C. 12.8 percent
D. 23.25 percent

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Question 180

On a machine there is 10% trade discount on the marked price of Rs 2,50,000. But the machine is sold at Rs 2,16,000 after giving a cash discount. How much is this cash discount (in %)?

A. 5
B. 4
C. 6
D. 7

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Question 181

The present population of a town is 26010. It increases annually at the rate of 2%. What was the population of town 2 years ago?

A. 25000
B. 25100
C. 25200
D. 25500

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Question 182

40% of 80?

A. 36
B. 32
C. 42
D. 44

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Question 183

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks were 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are

A. 40 and 31
B. 72 and 63
C. 42 and 33
D. 68 and 59

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Question 184

After allowing a discount of 20% on Marked price Kishore makes a profit of 12%. What percentage is the Marked price above the Cost price?

A. 40%
B. 32%
C. 25%
D. 8%

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Question 185

A girl want to read a complete book. She read 2/5 part of a book on 1st day, 34% on second day and remaining pages in next two days. On those two days she read equal number of pages. If she read 52 pages on last day, then find out total number of pages that the book contain ?

A. 400
B. 525
C. 325
D. 475

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Question 186

An exhibition was conducted for 4 weeks. The number of tickets sold in 2nd workweek was increased by 20% and increased by 16% in the 3rd workweek but decreased by 20% in the 4th workweek. Find the number of tickets sold in the beginning, if 1392 tickets were sold in the last week ?

A. 1124
B. 1420
C. 1345
D. 1250

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Question 187

The price of pulses has increased by 25%. The percentage of reduction that a family should effect in the use of pulses so as not to increase the expenditure on this account is ?

A. 16%
B. 20%
C. 84%
D. 72%

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Question 188

In an election only two candidates contested 20% of the voters did not vote and 120 votes were declared as invalid. The winner got 200 votes more than his opponent  thus he secured 41% votes of the total voters on the voter list. Percentage votes of the defeated candidate out of the total votes casted is:

A. 47.5%
B. 41%
C. 38%
D. 45%

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Question 189

In a test, 14% of the students failed in Maths and 22% failed in Hindi. If 18% of the students failed in both the subjects, then the percentage of students who passed in both the subjects is

A. 46
B. 44
C. 42
D. 40

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Question 190

In a competitive examination in State A, 6% candidates got selected from the total appeared candidates. State B had an equal number of candidates appeared and 7% candidates got selected with 80 more candidates got selected than A. What was the number of candidates appeared from each State ?

A. 4000
B. 8000
C. 12000
D. 16000

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Question 191

The cost price of an article is x. It is marked up by 120%. It is sold at Rs 8800 after giving 20% discount. What is the value (in Rs) of x?

A. 7680
B. 6000
C. 6680
D. 5000

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Question 192

Hiten marks his pen at Rs 9800 and after allowing discount of 20%, he still earns 12% profit. What is the cost price (in Rs) of the pen?

A. 7600
B. 7200
C. 6500
D. 7000

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Question 193

If 31% of an electricity bill is deducted, Rs 1794 is still to be paid. How much was the original bill amount?

A. Rs 1369
B. Rs 2600
C. Rs 2636
D. Rs 1405

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Question 194

If two successive discounts of 20% and 30% are given, then what is the net discount (in %)?

A. 40
B. 44
C. 56
D. 60

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Question 195

A man wills 25% of his wealth to charity and rest to his family. What percent of the wealth willed to charity does the family get?

A. 200
B. 33.3
C. 300
D. 25

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Question 196

A dealer sells a machine having marked price as Rs 3840 at a discount of 20%. What is the selling price (in Rs) of the machine?

A. 3072
B. 3500
C. 4608
D. 3240

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Question 197

If 3/4 of the weight of a brick is 7/8 kg, then 5/7 of the weight of the brick will be

A. 20/21 kg
B. 5/6 kg
C. 5/8 kg
D. 15/32 kg

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Question 198

2 is what percent of 50?

A. 3
B. 4
C. 2.5
D. 5

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Question 199

A number is increased by 84, it becomes 107% of itself. What is the number?

A. 600
B. 900
C. 1500
D. 1200

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Question 200

If 35% of A is equal to 60% of B, then what is the ratio of A and B?

A. 8 : 13
B. 12 : 7
C. 2 : 3
D. 13 : 7

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Question 201

When a number is increased by 24, it becomes 115% of itself. What is the number?

A. 160
B. 250
C. 100
D. 200

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Question 202

A shop keeper allows 20% discount on the marked price on his articles. Find the marked price of an article for which he charges Rs. 740

A. Rs. 725
B. Rs. 875
C. Rs. 925
D. Rs. 1040

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Question 203

If 2 T-shirts are offered free on purchase of 5 T-shirts, what is the effective discount (in %) on each T-shirt?

A. 40
B. 20
C. 30
D. 50

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Question 204

A photographer allows a discount of 10% on the advertised price of a camera. The price (in Rs) that must be marked on the camera, which cost him Rs 600, to make a profit of 20% would be

A. 650
B. 800
C. 700
D. 850

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Question 205

If the price of sugar is decreased by 18%, then a person can buy 16.2 kg sugar more for Rs 4500. What will be the new price (in Rs) of sugar per kg?

A. 40
B. 60
C. 45
D. 50

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Question 206

The value of a machine depreciates at the rate of 10% every year. It was purchased 3 years ago. If its present value is Rs. 8,748, its purchase price was ?

A. Rs.14,000
B. Rs.12,000
C. Rs. 12,800
D. Rs. 15,000

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Question 207

A basket contains 300 mangoes . 75 mangoes were distributed among some students . Find the percentage of mangoes left in the basket

A. 70%
B. 72%
C. 76%
D. 75%

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Question 208

If in the population of a town there is an increase of 44% in the first year and 75% in the second year, then what is the average rate of increase in the population?

A. 45%
B. 59.5%
C. 74%
D. 76%

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Question 209

In a class of 80 students and 5 teachers, each student got sweets that are 15% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 25% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there?

A. 1060
B. 960
C. 1020
D. 920

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Question 210

If 21% of an electricity bill is discounted, Rs 1817 is still to be paid. How much was the original bill amount?

A. Rs 1502
B. Rs 2336
C. Rs 2300
D. Rs 1538

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Question 211

Last year vivek saved 10% of his annual earnings, this year he earned 5% more than last year and he saved 12% of his annual earnings. The amount saved this year was what percentage of the amount saved last year ?

A. 87%
B. 98%
C. 138%
D. 126%

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Question 212

The arithmetic mean of the marks scored by students of a class is 58. 20% of them secured a mean score of 60. The mean score of another 30% of the students was 40. The mean score of the remaining students is

A. 65
B. 66
C. 68
D. 70

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Question 213

After deducting 60% from a certain number and then deducting 15% from the remainder, 1428 is left. What was the initial number?

A. 4200
B. 3962
C. 4150
D. 4300

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Question 214

Ticket for an adult is Rs 1500 and a child is Rs 800. 1 child goes free with two adults. If a group has 25 adults and 12 children what is the discount the group gets?

A. 26.47 percent
B. 20.38 percent
C. 31.60 percent
D. 33.33 percent

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Question 215

Marked price of an item is Rs 900. On purchase of 2 items discount is 16%, on purchase of 5 items discount is 44%. Raksha buys 7 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 10 percent
B. 16 percent
C. 36 percent
D. 9.6 percent

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Question 216

What will be the net discount (in %) of two successive discounts of 15% and 35%?

A. 44.75
B. 51.25
C. 55.25
D. 56.25

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Question 217

A man reduces his travelling time by a fraction of 2/5, as a result the distance covered by the man is increased by 20%, find the percentage increase in the speed of the man ?

A. 77%
B. 88%
C. 100%
D. 99%

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Question 218

In Veeru Bhai Pvt.limited company 60% of the employees are men and 48% of the employees are Engineer and 66.6% of these are men. The percentage of women who are not engineers:

A. 33.33%
B. 60%
C. 52%
D. 46.66%

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Question 219

In a shop 4.5% of 1500 kg toor dal was sold. Find the quantity sold

A. 64.5 kg.
B. 63.5 kg.
C. 70 kg
D. 67.5 kg

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Question 220

After a discount of 23% an article is sold for Rs 1848. What is the marked price (in Rs) of the article?

A. 2150
B. 2275
C. 2350
D. 2400

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Question 221

Amarjeet scored 92, 98 and 90 marks in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics respectively. The maximum marks in each subject are 100. Determine his overall percentage for the three subjects.

A. 0.9234
B. 0.5956
C. 0.9333
D. 0.8444

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Question 222

614% of 1600 + 1212% of 800 is equal to

A. 100
B. 200
C. 300
D. 400

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Question 223

A person scores 45% of the total marks in the exam and still fails by 40 marks. The passing percentage of the exam is 55%. What is the maximum marks of the exam?

A. 300
B. 400
C. 350
D. 550

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Question 224

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 16 marks more than the other and his marks were 75% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are

A. 98 and 82
B. 49 and 33
C. 96 and 80
D. 24 and 8

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Question 225

After excluding stoppages, the speed of a bus is 60 kmph and after including stoppages, it is 45 kmph. For how many minutes does the bus stop per hour?

A. 10
B. 9
C. 12
D. 15

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Question 226

If three successive discounts of 20%, 30% and 40% are given, then what will be the net discount (in percentage)?

A. 80
B. 87.6
C. 90
D. 66.4

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Question 227

Which single discount will be equal to two successive discounts of 12% and 5%?

A. 17%
B. 8.5%
C. 16.4%
D. 15.2%

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Question 228

A man spends 35% of his income on food, 25% on children's education and 80% of the remaining on house rent. What percent of his income he is left with ?

A. 6 %
B. 8 %
C. 10 %
D. 12 %

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Question 229

The rate of simple interest for which a sum of money becomes 5 times in 8 years is

A. 30%
B. 40%
C. 50%
D. 55%

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Question 230

Mukesh got series of discount 30%, 25%, 15% on his shirt. Find out the single equivalent discount.

A. 52.34%
B. 38.35%
C. 55.38%
D. 57.38%

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Question 231

15% of a number, when added to 30% of another, gives 24% of the sum of the two numbers. The bigger number is 4 more than the smaller one. What are the numbers?

A. 6, 10
B. 8, 12
C. 10, 14
D. 12, 16

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Question 232

2% of a = b, then b% of 10 is the same as:

A. 200% of a
B. 20% of a/100
C. 20% of a/10
D. 200% of a/10

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Question 233

A scored 72% in a paper with a maximum marks of 900 and 80% in another paper with a maximum marks of 700. If the result is based on the combined percentage of two papers, the combined percentage is

A. 75.5%
B. 76%
C. 76.5%
D. 77%

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Question 234

3.2% of 500 × 2. 4% of ? = 312

A. 812.5
B. 829.75
C. 749.85
D. 799.5

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Question 235

If A = 400 and B = 600, then A is how much percentage less than B?

A. 50
B. 66.66
C. 33.33
D. 25

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Question 236

In the last financial year, a car company sold 41,800 cars . In this year, the target is to sell 51,300 cars . By what percent must the sale be increased ?

A. 11 9/22%
B. 8 9/22%
C. 8 11/23%
D. 22 8/11%

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Question 237

Anu spends 68% of her monthly income. If her monthly income increases by 20% and her monthly savings increase by 75/8%, then the percentage increase in her monthly expenditure is

A. 20%
B. 25%
C. 22%
D. 32%

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Question 238

What is the value of 10% of 150% of 400?

A. 600
B. 50
C. 500
D. 60

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Question 239

Two labourers A and B are paid a total of Rs 650 per day. If A is paid 160 percent of what is paid to B, how much (in Rs) is B paid?

A. 250
B. 400
C. 350
D. 450

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Question 240

A Rs 750 tin of cheese is offered at 8% discount and a Rs 1,250 tin of butter at 20% discount. If we buy 5 tins of cheese and 3 tins of butter, what is the effective discount we get (in %)?

A. 12
B. 15
C. 14
D. 16

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Question 241

Dot cabs company provides cabs for software employees. The company has 8 Swift dzires, 6 Scorpios, 7 Innovas and few small cars. If Swift dzire makes one fourth of the total fleet, how many small cars are there in the company ?

A. 9
B. 10
C. 11
D. 12

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Question 242

Marked price of an item is Rs 900. On purchase of 2 items discount is 6%, on purchase of 3 items discount is 12%. Rajani buys 5 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 17.5 percent
B. 9.6 percent
C. 35 percent
D. 37 percent

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Question 243

A man spends 15% of his income. If his expenditure is Rs. 75, his income (in rupees) is:

A. 400
B. 300
C. 750
D. 500

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Question 244

If the given two numbers are respectively 7% and 28% of a third number, then what percentage is the first of the second ?

A. 24%
B. 29%
C. 34%
D. 25%

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Question 245

If 5/6th of 7/6th of a number is 140, then 9/4th of that number is

A. 225
B. 87
C. 301
D. 324

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Question 246

A discount series of 15%, 20% and 25% is equal to the single discount of?

A. 48%
B. 49%
C. 50%
D. 51%

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Question 247

A trader marks up his goods by 120% and offers 30% discount. What will be the selling price (in Rs) if the cost price is Rs 750?

A. 1225
B. 1080
C. 1280
D. 1155

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Question 248

The price of an article is discounted by 25%, to restore to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 57 percent
B. 36.31 percent
C. 71.25 percent
D. 33.33 percent

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Question 249

After buying a toy for Rs.45, Raghu managed to sell it at a profit of 15%. The selling price of the toy was

A. Rs. 50.75
B. Rs. 60
C. Rs. 51.25
D. Rs. 51.75

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Question 250

If the selling price of an item is Rs 9750 after getting a discount of 25%, then what was its marked price (in Rs)?

A. 13000
B. 12187
C. 14000
D. 13187

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Question 251

If there are 150 questions in a 3 hr examination. Among these questions 50 are type A problems, which requires twice as much as time be spent on the rest of the type B problems. How many minutes should be spent on type A problems ?

A. 75 min
B. 82 min
C. 90 min
D. 101 min

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Question 252

The price of an article is cut by 24%, to restore to its original value, the new price must he increased by ______.

A. 24 percent
B. 19.35 percent
C. 30 percent
D. 31.58 percent

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Question 253

Rs 11,550 has to be divided between X, Y & Z such that X gets 4/5 of what Y gets and Y gets 2/3 of what Z gets. How much more does Z get over X (in Rs)?

A. 7200
B. 1800
C. 1390
D. 2450

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Question 254

1/8 th of the audience of a program Jabardast were children, 2/5th of the audience were men and the rest women. If the number of women audience is 380, find the total number of audience in the program?

A. 600
B. 500
C. 400
D. 800

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Question 255

In an examination 65% students pass in history and 55% students pass in hindi. If 5% students failed in both the subjects, then what is the percentage of students who have passed in both the subjects?

A. 15
B. 20
C. 25
D. 30

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Question 256

If 9/4th of 7/2 of a number is 126, then 7/2th of that number is _____.

A. 56
B. 284
C. 72
D. 26

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Question 257

If the ratio of marked price and selling price is 11 : 10, then what is the discount percentage?

A. 11.11
B. 17.28
C. 12.5
D. 9.09

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Question 258

A bag contains 600 coins of 25 p denomination and 1200 coins of 50 p denomination. If 12% of 25 p coins and 24% of 50 p coins are removed, the percentage of money removed from the bag is nearly :

A. 21.6 %
B. 15.3 %
C. 14.6 %
D. 12.5 %

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Question 259

80% of 900 + 162 x 4 x ? = 113 - 99

A. 0.5
B. 1
C. 4
D. 0

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Question 260

A batsman scored 110 runs which included 3 boundaries and 8 sixes. What percent of his total score did he make by running between the wickets?

A. 45%
B. 45(5/11)%
C. 54(6/11)%
D. 55%

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Question 261

Ramesh started a software business by investing Rs. 50,000. After six months, Rajesh joined him with a capital of Rs. 75,000. After 3 years, they earned a profit of Rs. 27,000. What was Rajesh's share in the profit?

A. 10000
B. 15000
C. 20000
D. 25000

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Question 262

An article was sold for Rs. 2,400 at a discount of 20%. Find the selling price, if the discount was 25%.

A. Rs. 2250
B. Rs. 2000
C. Rs. 1800
D. Rs. 2150

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Question 263

Three strategies P, Q and R have been initiated for cost cutting in a company producing respectively 20%, 30% and 10% savings. Assuming that they operate independently, what is the net saving achieved ?

A. 49.6%
B. 50.4%
C. 33.67%
D. 66.66%

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Question 264

1/4 of 12?

A. 4
B. 3
C. 2
D. 1

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Question 265

What is the value of 64% of 75% of 8100?

A. 4212
B. 3426
C. 2916
D. 3888

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Question 266

The price of a shirt after 15% discount, is Rs.119. What was the marked price of the shirt before discount

A. Rs.129
B. Rs.140
C. Rs.150
D. Rs.160

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Question 267

If a retailer offers a discount of 20% on the marked price of his goods and thus ends up selling at cost price, what was the % mark up?

A. 20
B. 25
C. 30
D. 40

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Question 268

When a number is increased by 69, it becomes 103% of itself. What is the number?

A. 1300
B. 3300
C. 2300
D. 4300

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Question 269

If U = 450 and V = 585, then V is how much percentage more than U?

A. 130
B. 23.07
C. 25
D. 30

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Question 270

When a number is increased by 34, it becomes 117% of itself. What is the number?

A. 408
B. 200
C. 510
D. 306

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Question 271

Giving two successive discounts of 20% is same as giving one discount of ________ %.

A. 36
B. 40
C. 44
D. 50

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Question 272

A shopkeeper marks up his wares by 60% and offers 25% discount. What will be the selling price (in Rs) if the cost price is Rs 1600?

A. 1920
B. 2000
C. 2120
D. 2200

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Question 273

Two students appeared for an examination. One of them secured 20 marks more than the other and his marks were 55% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are

A. 92 and 72
B. 83 and 63
C. 110 and 90
D. 64 and 44

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Question 274

A farmer divides his herd of k cows among his 4 sons, so that one son gets one half of the herd, the second gets one-fourth, the third gets one-fifth and the fourth gets 9 cows. Then k is equal to ?

A. 160
B. 120
C. 140
D. 180

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Question 275

74.99% of 1299 + 8.98% of 1899 = ?

A. 1378
B. 1301
C. 1212
D. 1197

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Question 276

In a class 60% of the students pass in English and 45% pass in Hindi. If 25% of them pass in both subjects, what percentage of the students fail in both the subjects?

A. 20%
B. 25%
C. 30%
D. 15%

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Question 277

Marked price of an item is Rs 500. On purchase of 2 items discount is 8%, on purchase of 3 items discount is 16%. Radha buys 5 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 20.4 percent
B. 23.25 percent
C. 12.8 percent
D. 35 percent

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Question 278

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 1250 which is marked as Rs 1500, then what is the discount he is offering?

A. 20 percent
B. 16.67 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 10 percent

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Question 279

A fan is listed at Rs. 150 with a discount of 20% . What additional discount must be offered to the customer to bring the net price to Rs. 108 ?

A. 11  1/9%
B. 15%
C. 8%
D. None of these

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Question 280

If C = 1200 and D = 1500, then D is how much percent more than C?

A. 20
B. 33.33
C. 25
D. 125

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Question 281

If K earns 12% less than L, then how much percent more does L earn than K ?

A. 13.96%
B. 13.63%
C. 13.56%
D. 14.01%

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Question 282

In a college, number of boys is 75% of number of girls. Difference between boys and girls is 35. On a particular day 20% boys were absent, then find the number of boys those who present?

A. 72
B. 84
C. 93
D. 81

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Question 283

25% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 22% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 41.5 percent
B. 50.63 percent
C. 47 percent
D. 27.5 percent

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Question 284

25% of 25% Is Equal To

A. 0.0625
B. 0.021
C. 0.03145
D. 0.321

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Question 285

The marked price of an article is Rs. 5000. But due to a special festive offer a certain percent of discount is declared. Mr. X availed this oppurtunity and bought the article at reduced price. He then sold it at Rs. 5000 and thereby made a profit of 11 1/9%. The percentage of discount allowed was?

A. 10
B. 10/3
C. 15/2
D. 100/9

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Question 286

The ratio of the number of boys and girls in a school is 3:2. If 20% of the boys and 25% of the girls are scholarship holders, the percentage of the school students who are not scholarship holders is

A. 56
B. 78
C. 70
D. 80

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Question 287

The Shopkeeper increased the price of a product by 25% so that customer finds it difficult to purchase the required amount. But somehow the customer managed to purchase only 70% of the required amount. What is the net difference  in the expenditure on that product?

A. 10% more
B. 5% more
C. 12.5% more
D. 17.5% more

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Question 288

If A's height is 40% less than that of B, how much percent B's height is more than that of A?

A. 66.66%
B. 76.66%
C. 96.66%
D. 86.66%

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Question 289

The selling price of an article is 8/5th of its cost price. Then the gain percentage is

A. 20%
B. 28%
C. 60%
D. 68%

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Question 290

In an election only two candidates contested. A candidate secured 70% of the valid votes and won by a majority of 172 votes. Find the total number of valid votes  ?

A. 446
B. 415
C. 404
D. 430

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Question 291

A Rs 100 shirt is offered at 10% discount and a Rs 300 pair of trousers at 20% discount. If Pritam bought 1 shirt and 3 pairs of trousers, what is the effective discount (in %) he got?

A. 19
B. 18
C. 17
D. 16

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Question 292

When a discount of 50% is given on a shirt, the profit is 25%. If the discount is 10%, then the profit is

A. 35 percent
B. 55 percent
C. 215 percent
D. 125 percent

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Question 293

If a number is decreased by 10%, it becomes 54. To make it 72, it should be increased by

A. 21%
B. 18%
C. 200/9%
D. 20%

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Question 294

62.5% of 4000 is:

A. 2400
B. 2500
C. 2720
D. 2800

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Question 295

You went to buy 3 articles worth Rs.500 each. However, as per the discount sale going on in the shop, you paid for two and got one free. What is the discount percentage in the deal?

A. 30%
B. 33%
C. 33.13%
D. 33.33%

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Question 296

In a test Paran secured 63 marks that was also equivalent to obtaining 84% marks. How many marks was the test out of?

A. 80
B. 65
C. 75
D. 85

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Question 297

Abhinav scores 80% in physics and 66% in chemistry and the maximum marks of both the papers are 100. what percent does he score in maths which is of 200 marks, if he scores 80% marks in all the three subjects:

A. 74%
B. 84%
C. 87%
D. 83%

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Question 298

When a discount of Rs. 42 is allowed on the marked price of an article, the new reduced price becomes 86% of the original price. Find the marked price.

A. Rs.250
B. Rs.300
C. Rs.350
D. Rs.400

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Question 299

A student multiplied a number by 3/10 instead of 10/3. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 1011.11 percent
B. 45.5 percent
C. 91 percent
D. 505.56 percent

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Question 300

In a motor of 120 machine parts, 5% parts were defective. In another motor of 80 machine parts, 10% parts were defective. For the two motors considered together, the percentage of defective machine parts were

A. 7
B. 6.5
C. 7.5
D. 8

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Question 301

In a class consisting of boys and girls, there are 45 students. If three fifth of the students are boys, find the number of boys in the class.

A. 25
B. 26
C. 27
D. 28

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Question 302

Which value is equal to 5% of 1,500?

A. 35
B. 55
C. 75
D. 45

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Question 303

A batsman scored 180 runs which included 11 boundaries and 8 sixes. What percent of his total score did he make by running between the wickets ?

A. 62.45%
B. 51.42%
C. 48.88%
D. 47.32%

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Question 304

A user type a content on 20 sheets, each sheet consist of 55 lines, and each line can have 66 characters. The content is again retyped on another set of sheets, these new sheets have 65 lines and each line can take 70 characters. Calculate the reduction in sheets ?

A. 2 or 60%
B. 4 or 20%
C. 6 or 10%
D. 8 or 5%

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Question 305

60 percent of 2/7 of three-fourth of a number is 2664. What is the number ?

A. 20720
B. 21352
C. 25421
D. 24150

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Question 306

A person while buying a dress on sale spends Rs. 45 and saves Rs. 5, what is the percentage of his savings?

A. 5%
B. 10%
C. 15%
D. 20%

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Question 307

Solve 30 + (.0825 x 30) + (15% x 30)

A. 24.75
B. 36.975
C. 34.652
D. 26.354

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Question 308

Twenty percent of Karthik’s monthly salary is equal to thirty two percent of Nikitha’s monthly salary. Vipin’s monthly salary is four fifth that of Nikitha’s monthly salary. If Vipin’s annual salary is Rs. 3.84 lakhs, what is Karthik’s monthly salary?

A. 32000
B. 64000
C. 40000
D. 52000

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Question 309

Tapas, Avi and Rishi shared a cake. Tapa had 1/2 of it, Rishi had 1/3 of it, and Avi had the rest. What was Avi's share of the cake?

A. 3/5
B. 2/6
C. 3/6
D. 1/6

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Question 310

What is 85 of 352?

A. 21.5%
B. 24.14%
C. 23.68%
D. 25.47%

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Question 311

If the value of a company stock drops from Rs. 25 per share to Rs. 21 per share, the percentage decrease per share is

A. 4
B. 8
C. 12
D. 16

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Question 312

A man wills 40% of his wealth to his wife and rest to his children. What percent of the wealth willed to the wife do the children get?

A. 150
B. 66.6
C. 50
D. 20

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Question 313

When a number is increased by 120, it becomes 130% of itself. What is the number?

A. 400
B. 520
C. 460
D. 580

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Question 314

If the radius of a circle is increased by 17% its area increases by ______.

A. 34 percent
B. 36.89 percent
C. 17 percent
D. 18.445 percent

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Question 315

A boy found the answer for the question "Subtract the sum of 1/4 and 1/5 from unity and express the answer in decimals" as 0.45. The percentage of error in his answer was

A. (100/11) %
B. 50%
C. 10%
D. (200/11)%

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Question 316

The price of an article is decreased by 10%. To restore it to its former value, the new price must be increased by

A. 9 1/11%
B. 10%
C. 11%
D. 11 1/9%

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Question 317

Two numbers are 50% and 80% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 150 percent
B. 60 percent
C. 30 percent
D. 37.5 percent

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Question 318

Marked price of an item is Rs 200. On purchase of 1 item discount is 22%, on purchase of 4 items discount is 33%. Rabia buys 5 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 35 percent
B. 30.8 percent
C. 20.4 percent
D. 34 percent

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Question 319

The price of an item is decreased by 25%. What percent increase must be done in new price to get the original price?

A. 33.33%
B. 43.3%
C. 50%
D. 55.3%

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Question 320

When a number is increased by 18, it becomes 106% of itself. What is the number?

A. 300
B. 216
C. 270
D. 162

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Question 321

Two numbers are 30% and 37% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 10 percent
B. 7 percent
C. 11.11 percent
D. 18.92 percent

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Question 322

The percentage of metals in a mine of zinc ore is 60%. Now the percentage of silver is 3/4% of metals and the rest is zinc. If the mass of ore extracted from the mine is 8000 kg, the mass (in kg) of zinc is

A. 5147 kg
B. 4764 kg
C. 3587 kg
D. 2125 kg

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Question 323

Two numbers are 50% and 90% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 80 percent
B. 40 percent
C. 44.44 percent
D. 400 percent

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Question 324

Population of a colony of mosquitoes is increasing by 20% per day. If the population on Monday was 3000, on which day of that week the population would be 5184 ?

A. Thursday
B. Friday
C. Tuesday
D. Monday

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Question 325

If the side of square is increased by 6%, then what will be the percentage increase in its area?

A. 3.2
B. 12.04
C. 12.12
D. 12.36

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Question 326

20% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 15% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 30.8 percent
B. 30 percent
C. 12 percent
D. 32 percent

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Question 327

A bank agrees to lend a loan to Arvind of Rs. 2,38,75,697 which falls short by 17% for starting his business. How much more loan would he need?

A. 4890203
B. 4375303
C. 5700108
D. 5125533

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Question 328

If 1 shirt is offered free on purchase of 3 shirts priced Rs 500 each, then what is the effective discount on each shirt?

A. 30 percent
B. 33 percent
C. 20 percent
D. 25 percent

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Question 329

If three eighth of a number is 141. What will be the approximately value of 32.08% of this number ?

A. 101
B. 112
C. 104
D. 120

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Question 330

If 27% of an electricity bill is deducted, Rs 1825 is still to be paid. How much was the bill?

A. Rs 1437
B. Rs 2536
C. Rs 2500
D. Rs 1473

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Question 331

What percentage of numbers from 1 to 70 have 1 or 9 in the unit's digit?

A. 1
B. 14
C. 20
D. 21

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Question 332

If the radius of a circle is increased by 16%, its area increases by

A. 34.56 percent
B. 32 percent
C. 16 percent
D. 17.28 percent

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Question 333

Gauri went to the stationers and bought things worth Rs. 25, out of which 30 paise went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?

A. Rs. 15
B. Rs. 15.70
C. Rs. 19.70
D. Rs. 20

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Question 334

A man’s average monthly expenditure for the first four months of the year was Rs. 231.25. For the next five months, the average monthly expenditure was Rs. 22.75 more than what it was during the first four months. If the person spent Rs. 605 in all during the remaining three months of the year, find what percentage of his annual income of Rs. 3500 did he save in the year?

A. 10%
B. 15%
C. 20%
D. 25%

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Question 335

If price of rice increased by 25%, so that a man is can able to purchase 5 kg less rice in Rs. 500. Find the original price of rice per kg ?

A. Rs. 20
B. Rs. 24
C. Rs. 26
D. Rs. 29

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Question 336

Ramesh sold a phone at a loss of 5%. Had he sold it for Rs. 200 more, he would gave gained 15%. To gain 25%, he should sell it for

A. Rs.1175
B. Rs.1150
C. Rs.1225
D. Rs.1250

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Question 337

In an election between two candidates K and L, the number of valid votes received by K exceeds those received by L by 15% of the total number of votes polled. If 20% of the votes polled were invalid and a total of 8720 votes were polled, then how many valid votes did L get ?

A. 3241
B. 2457
C. 2642
D. 2834

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Question 338

A shopkeeper marks his goods 40% above the cost price and allows a discount of 25% on it. His gain % is

A. 5%
B. 10%
C. 15%
D. 20%

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Question 339

58% of 350 is

A. 217
B. 203
C. 210
D. 196

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Question 340

A girl read 2/5 part of a book in 1st day, 34% in second day and remaining page in next two days. In two days she read equal number of page. If she read 52 pages on last day, then find out how many pages did the book contain?

A. 400
B. 376
C. 382
D. 356

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Question 341

100 percent of which number is 20?

A. 100
B. 500
C. 20
D. 0

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Question 342

What will be the net discount (in percentage) for two successive discounts of 30% and 20%?

A. 50
B. 56
C. 44
D. 54

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Question 343

A student multiplied a number by 6/7 instead of 7/6. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 36.11 percent
B. 26.53 percent
C. 13.27 percent
D. 18.06 percent

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Question 344

28% of a number is 35. What is the number?

A. 108
B. 120
C. 80
D. 125

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Question 345

On a certain date, Pakistan has a success rate of 60% against India in all the ODIs played between the two countries. They lost the next 30 ODIs in a row to India and their success rate comes down to 30%. The total number of ODIs played between the two countries is

A. 50
B. 45
C. 60
D. 30

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Question 346

A total amount of Rs. 1560 is to be divided among A, B, C such that A gets 50% of what B gets and B gets 20% of what C gets. How much will B get ?

A. Rs. 540
B. Rs. 440
C. Rs. 280
D. Rs. 240

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Question 347

What is better, to have 70% discount or 40 and 30% discount consequently ?

A. 40% is better
B. 70% is better
C. Both are same
D. None

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Question 348

A seller charges 28% more from a customer as GST on an article. If customer paid Rs. 4544, what is the cost price of the article?

A. Rs. 3550
B. Rs. 2650
C. Rs. 3840
D. Rs. 2450

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Question 349

In a hostel the rent per room is increased by 20%. If number of rooms in the hostel is also increased by 20% and the hostel is always full, then what is the percentage change in the total collection at the cash counter?

A. 30%
B. 40%
C. 44%
D. 48%

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Question 350

If 25% of a number is subtracted from a second number, the second number reduces to its four-sixth. What is the ratio of the first number to the second number  ?

A. 4:3
B. 2:3
C. 3:2
D. 5:3

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Question 351

A fan is sold at a discount of 37.5%. If the marked price of the fan is Rs 7200, then what is the selling price (in Rs) of the fan?

A. 4500
B. 4350
C. 5240
D. 5120

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Question 352

10% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 5% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 15.225 percent
B. 14.5 percent
C. 15 percent
D. 5.5 percent

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Question 353

39 is 5.2% of?

A. 75
B. 750
C. 1500
D. 1875

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Question 354

Two numbers are more than the third number by 16.25% and 55% respectively. First number is what percentage of the second number?

A. 85
B. 81.5
C. 75
D. 61.25

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Question 355

Selling price of an article is Rs 494 and discount of 5% is offered. What is the marked price (in Rs)?

A. 524.5
B. 587
C. 520
D. 540

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Question 356

In an election between two candidates 70% of the voters cast their votes, out of which 2% of the votes were declared invalid. A candidate got 7203 votes which was 60% of the total valid votes. Find the total number of voters enrolled in that election.

A. 18050
B. 17500
C. 17000
D. 7203

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Question 357

The price of a car is increased by 25%, by how much percent, must the new price of this car be decreased to restore its original price ?

A. 20%
B. 24%
C. 21%
D. 25%

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Question 358

0.08% of 120% of 50,000 is equal to __________.

A. 480
B. 48
C. 4800
D. 4.8

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Question 359

Cost price of a watch is Rs 530. If the loss percentage is 24%, then what is the value (in Rs) of loss?

A. 127.2
B. 153.2
C. 139.4
D. 114.2

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Question 360

If A is 40% more than B, then B is how much percent less than A?

A. 28.57
B. 40
C. 33.33
D. 66.66

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Question 361

Rs. 69 were divided among 115 family members so that each lady gets 50 paise less than each gentleman, and each gentleman received twice the paise as each lady received. Find the number of  gentlemen in the family?

A. 23
B. 92
C. 48
D. 52

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Question 362

In new government policy, the price of onion is raised by 35%. By what % should a person reduce onion consumption so that the expenditure on it does not increase?

A. 25%
B. 29%
C. 26%
D. 33%

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Question 363

The weights of two iron balls are 3.5 kg and 7.5 kg. What is the percentage weight of the 1st ball with respect to 2nd ball.

A. 46 2/3%
B. 35%
C. 46 1/3%
D. 45%

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Question 364

When a number is increased by 38, it becomes 119% of itself. What is the number?

A. 200
B. 456
C. 570
D. 342

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Question 365

When a number is increased by 216, it becomes 140% of itself. What is the number?

A. 540
B. 756
C. 450
D. 675

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Question 366

When a number is increased by 24, it becomes 110% of itself. What is the number?

A. 288
B. 360
C. 216
D. 240

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Question 367

The population of a town is 200000. It increases annually at the rate of 10%. What will be the population after 2 years?

A. 240000
B. 242000
C. 221000
D. 244000

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Question 368

A tyre is sold at three successive discounts of 20%,30%, and 20%. What is the net discount (in percentage)

A. 62.8
B. 59.6
C. 55.2
D. 51.4

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Question 369

A Shepherd had n goats in the year 2000. In 2001 the no.of goats increased by 40% . In 2002 the no. of goats declined to 70%. In 2003 the no. of  goats grew by 30%. In 2004, he sold 10% goats, then he had only 34,398 goats. The percentage increase of the no.of goats in this duration was:

A. 14.66%
B. 16.66%
C. 20%
D. 33.33%

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Question 370

Two numbers A and B are such that the sum of 5% of A and 4% of B is two-third of the sum of 6% of A and 8% of B. Find the ratio of A : B.

A. 2 : 3
B. 1 : 1
C. 3 : 4
D. 4 : 3

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Question 371

In an ornament the ratio of gold and copper is 3:2. The percentage of gold in the ornament is:

A. 60
B. 40
C. 30
D. 20

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Question 372

a% of b + b% of a = ______

A. 2a% of b
B. 2a% of 2b
C. 2a% of 2a
D. 2b% of 2b

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Question 373

If 2 pair of trouser is offered free on purchase of 3 pair of trousers priced Rs 900 each what is the effective discount on each pair of trouser?

A. 40 percent
B. 33.33 percent
C. 30 percent
D. 20 percent

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Question 374

A housewife saved Rs. 2.50 in buying an item on sale. If she spent Rs. 25 for the item, approximately how much percent she saved in the transaction ?

A. 8
B. 9
C. 10
D. 11

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Question 375

What is the discount percentage offered on a book having marked price Rs 2150 being sold at Rs 1892?

A. 12
B. 13
C. 14
D. 15

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Question 376

In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was:

A. 2700
B. 2900
C. 3000
D. 3100

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Question 377

Daily local train ticket costs Rs 110 and Monthly Pass costs Rs 2524.5. If Ram buys the monthly pass and travel for 27 days in a month than he will save_____.

A. 14 percent
B. 15 percent
C. 12 percent
D. 25 percent

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Question 378

Jalal, Amit and Feroz enter into partnership. Jalal invests 4 times as much as Amit and Amit invests three-fourth of what Feroz invests. At the end of the financial year, the total profit earned is Rs. 19,000. Find the share for Jalal.

A. Rs. 15000
B. Rs. 12000
C. Rs. 13000
D. Rs. 10000

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Question 379

The cost price of an article is Rs x. It is marked up by 200%. It is sold at Rs 540 after giving 25% discount. What is the value of x (in Rs)?

A. 360
B. 250
C. 300
D. 240

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Question 380

If the selling price is Rs 2125 after getting a discount of 15% what was the marked price?

A. Rs 2443.75
B. Rs 1806.25
C. Rs 1847
D. Rs 2500

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Question 381

If "basis points" are defined so that 1 percent is equal to 100 basis points, then by how many basis points is 82.5 percent greater than 62.5 percent?

A. 0.2
B. 20
C. 200
D. 2000

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Question 382

36 is what percent of 80?

A. 54
B. 45
C. 60
D. 64

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Question 383

What is 5% of 4000?

A. 180
B. 200
C. 220
D. 240

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Question 384

A trader buys 800 kgs of tomatoes for Rs 7200. 10% tomatoes are damaged in transportaion. At what rate (Rs/Kg) should he sell the rest to earn 30% profit?

A. 9
B. 13
C. 10
D. 12

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Question 385

Helpers are needed to prepare for the fete. Each helper can make either 2 large cakes or 35 small cakes per hour. The kitchen is available for 3 hours and 20 large cakes and 700 small cakes are needed. How many helpers are required?

A. 10
B. 15
C. 20
D. 25

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Question 386

If 40 is 0.05% of x, then what is the value of x?

A. 80000
B. 8000
C. 800
D. 80

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Question 387

Raman spends 80% of his income. If his income is increased by 25% and the expenditure increase by 10%, then what will be the percentage increase in his savings?

A. 17
B. 70
C. 77
D. 85

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Question 388

At 24% discount the selling price of a washing machine is Rs 38000, what is the selling price if the discount is 40%?

A. Rs 18000
B. Rs 30000
C. Rs 22320
D. Rs 31920

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Question 389

The difference between a number and its two-fifth is 510. What is 10% of that number ?

A. 75
B. 85
C. 95
D. 105

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Question 390

5/9 of the part of the population in a village are females. If 30 % of the females are married. The percentage of unmarried males in the total males is ?

A. 62.5 %
B. 125 %
C. 84.32 %
D. 46.87 %

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Question 391

At an examination in which maximum marks are 500. K got 10% less than L, L got 25% more than M and M got 20% less than N. If K got 360 marks what percentage of marks was obtained by N ?

A. 80
B. 87
C. 78
D. 76

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Question 392

A man buys a table and a chair for Rs. 500. He sells the table at a loss of 10% and the chair at a gain of 10%. He still gains Rs.10 on the whole. The cost price of chair in rupees is

A. Rs.200
B. Rs.250
C. Rs.300
D. Rs.400

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Question 393

There is a 4% increase in volume when a liquid freezes to its solid state. The percentage decrease when solid melts to liquid again, is

A. 3 3/13%
B. 4%
C. 4 1/13%
D. 3 11/13%

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Question 394

In order to maximize his gain, a shopping mall owner decides to reduce the price of electronics goods by 20% and as a result of this, the sales of electronics increase by 40%. If, as a result of these changes, he is able to increase his weekly collection by Rs. 1,05,000, find by what value did the gross collection increase per day?

A. Rs. 14400
B. Rs. 14600
C. Rs. 14800
D. Rs. 15000

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Question 395

What will be the net discount percentage of three successive discounts of 20%, 10% and 30%?

A. 45.2
B. 49.6
C. 54.6
D. 50.4

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Question 396

0.06% of 250% of 1600 is _________.

A. 24
B. 0.24
C. 0.024
D. 2.4

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Question 397

If P is 140, which is 40% more than Q, then 3/25 of Q is

A. 9
B. 12
C. 18
D. 24

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Question 398

A number X is mistakenly divided by 10 instead of being multiplied by 10. What is the percentage error in the result?

A. -99%
B. +99%
C. -100%
D. +100%

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Question 399

If 2 shirts are offered free on purchase of 3 shirts priced Rs 600 each, then what will be the effective discount on each shirt?

A. 30 percent
B. 66.67 percent
C. 40 percent
D. 25 percent

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Question 400

An engineering student has to secure 25% marks to pass. He gets 47 and fails by 43 marks. What are the maximum marks of the examination?

A. 385 marks
B. 410 marks
C. 360 marks
D. 435 marks

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Question 401

If a watch is being sold at Rs 7,225 which is marked at Rs 8,500, then what is the discount (in %) at which the watch is being sold?

A. 24
B. 15
C. 25
D. 20

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Question 402

A, B and C are three students. A got 36% less marks than B and 16% more marks than C. If B got 145 marks, then what are the marks got by C?

A. 120
B. 110
C. 80
D. 75

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Question 403

The population of a town was 1,60,000 three years ago, If it increased by 3%, 2.5% and 5% respectively in the last three years, then the present population in

A. 155679
B. 167890
C. 179890
D. 177366

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Question 404

Ticket for an adult is Rs 1600 and a child is Rs 1200. 1 child goes free with two adults. If a group has 23 adults and 10 children what is the discount the group gets?

A. 25.95 percent
B. 24.59 percent
C. 25.77 percent
D. 31.60 percent

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Question 405

A showroom on its anniversary gives a discount of 18% on marked price of bikes. Raghuram purchases a bike in Rs. 54,540. What is the marked price of bike?

A. Rs. 63548
B. Rs. 66512
C. Rs. 65000
D. Rs. 67857

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Question 406

What is 70 of 50?

A. 35
B. 38
C. 42
D. 44

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Question 407

An engineering student has to secure 24% marks to pass. He gets 61 and fails by 29 marks. What is the maximum marks for that exam?

A. 375 marks
B. 400 marks
C. 425 marks
D. 450 marks

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Question 408

38% of 250 is equal to

A. 95
B. 114
C. 76
D. 104.5

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Question 409

83% of 2350 = ?

A. 1889.95
B. 1912.35
C. 1875.25
D. 1950.5

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Question 410

The list price (marked price ) of an article is Rs. 900 and is available at two successive discounts of 20% and 10% ; the selling price of the article,in rupees, is

A. 640
B. 648
C. 720
D. 738

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Question 411

18% of 60 is 54% of __.

A. 40
B. 30
C. 20
D. 180

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Question 412

In an examination a candidate got 30% marks and failed by 30 marks. If the passing marks are 60% of the total marks, then the maximum marks will be:

A. 450
B. 600
C. 300
D. 100

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Question 413

15% of 32 is

A. 3.6
B. 4.8
C. 5.2
D. 5.8

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Question 414

When a number is increased by 42, it becomes 121% of itself. What is the number?

A. 504
B. 200
C. 630
D. 378

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Question 415

If 1 saree is offered free on purchase of 3 sarees, what is the effective discount on each saree?

A. 20%
B. 30%
C. 25%
D. 40%

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Question 416

A Village lost 12% of its goats in a flood and 5% of remainder died from diseases. If the number left now is 8360. What was the orignal number before the flood?

A. 1000
B. 10000
C. 1,00,000
D. 8360

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Question 417

The discount offered on a Shirt of Rs 500 and a pair of Trousers of Rs 1000 is 20% and 40% respectively. If Ajay bought 2 Shirt and 3 pair of Trousers then what was the effective discount ( in %) he recieved?

A. 30
B. 32
C. 25
D. 35

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Question 418

If A is 6 times more than B, then by what percentage is B is less than A?

A. 64.82
B. 83.33
C. 28.56
D. 85.71

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Question 419

Giving two successive discounts of 25% is equal to giving one discount of ________%.

A. 43.75
B. 56.25
C. 50
D. 45

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Question 420

The ratio 5 : 4 expressed as a percent equals :

A. 12.5 %
B. 40 %
C. 80 %
D. 125 %

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Question 421

32% of a number is 80. What is the number?

A. 260
B. 50
C. 40
D. 250

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Question 422

If the simple interest on Rs. 400 for 10 years is Rs. 280, then rate of interest per annum is

A. 7%
B. 712%
C. 714%
D. None of the above

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Question 423

Weight of Ayush and Abhishek are in the ratio of 6:11. Abhishek's weight increases by 25% and total weight of Ayush and Abhishek both increases by 40%. If total weight becomes 119 kg, then wat is the weight (in kg) of Ayush after the increment?

A. 45.5
B. 30
C. 50.25
D. 47.75

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Question 424

One-third of the boys and one-half of the girls of a college participated in a sport. If the number of participating students is 300, out of which 100 are boys. What is the total number of students in the college ?

A. 550
B. 575
C. 625
D. 700

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Question 425

In a class, 60% of children like Mathematics, 45% like Science and 25% like both Mathematics and Science. What is the percentage of children who like at least one subject?

A. 70%
B. 80%
C. 45%
D. 55%

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Question 426

A number is increased by 20% and then decreased by 20%, the final value of the number is ?

A. increase by 2%
B. decrease by 3%
C. decrease by 4%
D. increase by 5%

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Question 427

At 10% discount the selling price of an article is Rs 4500, what is the selling price (in Rs) if the discount is 27.5%?

A. 4000
B. 3625
C. 3500
D. 3125

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Question 428

If 1 shirt is offered free on purchase of 4 shirts, what is the effective discount (in %) on each shirt?

A. 25
B. 20
C. 16
D. 24

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Question 429

A Number is increased by 20%. To get back to the orignal number, the increased number is to be reduced by

A. 20%
B. 21%
C. 16 2/3%
D. 14 1/3%

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Question 430

After two successive discounts of 20% and 35%, an article is sold for Rs 50700. What is the marked price (in Rs) of the article?

A. 92500
B. 98500
C. 97500
D. 94000

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Question 431

What percent of a day is 3 hours?

A. 14.9%
B. 12.5%
C. 15.6%%
D. 11.4%

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Question 432

If 15% of x = 20% of y, then x:y is  ___?

A. 4:3
B. 5:4
C. 4:5
D. 3:4

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Question 433

Pranita got 30 marks more in Math than what she got in Science. Her Math marks are 60% of the sum of her Math and Science marks. What are her Science marks?

A. 90
B. 150
C. 120
D. 60

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Question 434

Sairam spent Rs. 38460 on the renovation of his home and Rs. 24468 on buying TV set and remained with 28% of the total amount. What was the total amount?

A. Rs. 87400
B. Rs. 68700
C. Rs. 74000
D. Rs. 94060

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Question 435

2 litre of pure alcohol is added to 6 litre, 40% alcohol solution. The percentage of water in the solution is _____ .

A. 65%
B. 45%
C. 55%
D. 60%

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Question 436

A duster is of dimension 5x5x7 all in cms,  is sinked into a cylindrical vessel of radius 5 cm and height 10 cm. After insertion the level of the water is inccresed by 2.14 cm. Then by what percentage the part of the duster is above the layer ?

A. 96 %
B. 4 %
C. 97 %
D. 3 %

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Question 437

The price of an article is cut by 36%, to restore to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 56.25 percent
B. 36 percent
C. 26.47 percent
D. 45 percent

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Question 438

If the selling price is Rs 855 after getting a discount of 5%, what was the marked price?

A. Rs 897.75
B. Rs 812.25
C. Rs 814
D. Rs 900

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Question 439

If the price of a commodity is decreased by 20% and its consumption is increased by 10%, what will be the increase or decrease in the expenditure on the commodity?

A. increase 12%
B. decrease 12%
C. increase 16%
D. decrease 16%

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Question 440

The costs of daily ticket of local train is Rs 130 and Monthly Pass costs Rs 3091.40. If I buy the Monthly Pass and travel for 29 days in a month than I save (in percentage)?

A. 16 percent
B. 18 percent
C. 15 percent
D. 14 percent

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Question 441

A, B and C are three students. A got 18% more marks than B and 12% less than C. If B got 220 marks, then how much marks C has got?

A. 295
B. 230
C. 224
D. 245

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Question 442

If the successive discounts be 20% , 10% and 5% , then the single equivalent rate of discount is

A. 31.6%
B. 31.5%
C. 31%
D. 31.4%

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Question 443

75 pupils from a school appeared for an examination and 80% of them passed. Another school entered 10 more pupils than the first school and five pupils less than the first school passed. The pass % of in the second school was :

A. 75%
B. 84%
C. 72%
D. 64.7%

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Question 444

A man spends 59% of his income and saves the rest. What percentage of his expenditure does he save?

A. 72.57 percent
B. 83.19 percent
C. 89.09 percent
D. 69.49 percent

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Question 445

An investor invested his saving in the stock market. The value of his investments increased by 12% and 9% in the first year and the second year respectively. If the value of his investments after two years became Rs 97,664 then how much had he invested (in Rs)?

A. 81000
B. 75000
C. 80000
D. 72000

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Question 446

Ravi had five subjects in his final examination. The maximum marks in each subject are 100. If his percentage in four subjects is 80, and he scores 65 marks in the fifth subject, determine his overall percentage for the five subjects.

A. 0.78
B. 0.79
C. 0.77
D. 0.76

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Question 447

Ankit scored 32, 45 and 49 marks in Physics, English and Philosophy respectively. The maximum marks in each subject is 50. Determine his overall percentage for the three subjects.

A. 58
B. 50
C. 42
D. 84

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Question 448

If A% of A is 196, then what is the value of A?

A. 170
B. 160
C. 120
D. 140

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Question 449

A merchant marked cloth at Rs. 50/metre . He offers 2 successive discounts of 15% and 20%. The net price/metre is

A. Rs. 32.50
B. Rs. 42.50
C. Rs. 34.00
D. Rs. 40.00

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Question 450

The difference between cost price and selling price is Rs 221. If profit percentage is 17%, then what is the selling price (in Rs)?

A. 1079
B. 1300
C. 1521
D. 1724

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Question 451

Ticket for an adult is Rs 2200 and a child is Rs 990. One child goes free with two adults. If a group has 23 adults and 11 children, what is the discount the group gets?

A. 17.71 percent
B. 32.30 percent
C. 26.47 percent
D. 25.77 percent

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Question 452

If the cost price of an article is Rs x . It is marked up by 100%. It is sold at Rs 1,200 after giving 20% discount. What is value of x?

A. 750
B. 1500
C. 1000
D. 2000

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Question 453

Cost price of a refrigerator is Rs 13400. If loss percentage is 4%, then what is the selling price (in Rs) of the refrigerator?

A. 12203
B. 12864
C. 14420
D. 11312

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Question 454

If the radius of a circle is increased by 15% its area increases by _____.

A. 30 percent
B. 32.25 percent
C. 15 percent
D. 16.125 percent

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Question 455

What percent decrease in salaries would exactly cancel out the 20 percent increase ?

A. (16 + 2/3) %
B. (15 + 2/3)%
C. (14 +1/3)%
D. (13 + 4/5)%

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Question 456

Value of vehicle at end of each year depreciates at the rate of 3/5th of value at the beginning. If Initial value is 10,000Rs then at the end of three years its value is ?

A. Rs. 6000
B. Rs. 3600
C. Rs. 2160
D. Rs. 415

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Question 457

45% of 750  -  25% of 480 = ?

A. 337.5
B. 217.5
C. 376.21
D. 120

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Question 458

If a retailer offers a discount of 28% on the marked price of his goods and thus ends up selling at cost price, what was the % mark up?

A. 18.25 percent
B. 22 percent
C. 38.88 percent
D. 28 percent

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Question 459

29 is 0.8% of?

A. 3625
B. 1450
C. 7250
D. 10875

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Question 460

How many litres of pure acid are there in 8 litres of a 20% solution ?

A. 1.4
B. 1.5
C. 1.6
D. 1.7

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Question 461

Divide 3740 in three parts in such a way that half of the first part, one-third of the second part and one-sixth of the third part are equal.

A. 700, 1000, 2040
B. 340, 1360, 2040
C. 680, 1020, 200
D. 500, 1200, 2040

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Question 462

If Anju scored 68 out of 80 in Hindi, 46 out of 60 in Mathematics, 74 out of 90 in Science, and 34 out of 45 in English, in which subject did Anju score the maximum percentage marks?

A. Mathematics
B. Hindi
C. Science
D. English

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Question 463

If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as :

A. 4% of a
B. 6% of a
C. 8% of a
D. 10% of a

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Question 464

A sum of Rs. 2600 is lent out into two parts, one at 9% and another at 7% if the total annual income is Rs. 206, find the money lent at 7%.

A. Rs. 1400
B. Rs. 900
C. Rs. 1600
D. Rs. 1200

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Question 465

If x is 80% of y, then what percent of 2x is y?

A. 65.5 %
B. 64.5 %
C. 63.5 %
D. 62.5 %

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Question 466

If 25% of an electricity bill is deducted, Rs 1788 is still to be paid. How much was the bill?

A. Rs 1430
B. Rs 2420
C. Rs 1466
D. Rs 2384

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Question 467

If 6/7th of 8/5th of a number is 192, then 3/4th of that number is _____.

A. 105
B. 77
C. 36
D. 80

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Question 468

Rajesh buys a table of Rs 900 and sells it. Rajesh gives two successive discount of 10% and 20% to the customer. What will be the selling price (in Rs) of the table?

A. 568
B. 648
C. 728
D. 668

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Question 469

The cost price of an article is x. It is marked up by 150%. It is sold at Rs 600 after giving 40% discount. What is x (in Rs)?

A. 400
B. 666
C. 300
D. 444

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Question 470

A dinner set is quoted for Rs 1500. A customer pays Rs 1173 for it. If the customer got a series of two discounts and the rate of first discount is 15% then the rate of second discount was,

A. 15%
B. 7%
C. 9%
D. 8%

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Question 471

A shopkeeper marks up his wares by 60% and offers 10% discount. What will be the selling price (in Rs) if the cost price is Rs 7500?

A. 11800
B. 12800
C. 13800
D. 10800

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Question 472

If 1/8 of a pencil is black, 1/2 of the remaining is white and the remaining, 3/2cm is blue. Find the total length of the pencil?

A. 8 cms
B. 7 cms
C. 9 cms
D. 11 cms

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Question 473

Rajeev buys good worth Rs. 6650. He gets a rebate of 6% on it. After getting the rebate, he pays sales tax @ 10%. Find the amount he will have to pay for the goods.

A. Rs. 6876.10
B. Rs. 6999.20
C. Rs. 6654
D. Rs. 7000

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Question 474

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 1000 which is marked as Rs 1250, then what is the discount he is offering?

A. 25 percent
B. 33.3 percent
C. 250 percent
D. 20 percent

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Question 475

A shopkeeper’s earning increases by 25% in first year but decreases by 4% in the next and so on. After 5 years his total earnings would be Rs. 72,000. What is his present earning?

A. Rs. 40,000
B. Rs. 45,000
C. Rs. 42,000
D. Rs. 46,000

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Question 476

A defective piece of article which costs Rs. 1200 is being sold at a loss of 15%. If the price is further reduced by 5%, find the S.P?

A. Rs.960
B. Rs.990
C. Rs.1000
D. Rs.969

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Question 477

If 2/3 of a pizza costs Rs.300, then 3/5 of a pizza will cost

A. Rs. 180
B. Rs. 250
C. Rs. 225
D. Rs. 270

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Question 478

If Giridhar's salary is 5/3 times of Hariraj's and Shaunak's is 2/3 times of Hariraj's, what is the ratio of Giridhar's salary to Shaunak's.

A. 9:10
B. 10:9
C. 5:2
D. 2:5

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Question 479

Selling price of a table is Rs 2808. If profit percentage is 17%, then what is the cost price (in Rs) of table?

A. 2288
B. 2300
C. 2400
D. 3285

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Question 480

A watch having marked price as Rs 8400 is sold for Rs 5040 after two successive discounts. If the first discount is 25% then what is the second discount percentage?

A. 0.15
B. 0.2
C. 0.3
D. 0.25

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Question 481

If A has got 20% more marks than B, then by what percent marks of B are less than the marks of A?

A. 16.66
B. 20
C. 33.33
D. 14.28

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Question 482

One hour is what percent of a day?

A. 5.6%
B. 4.16%
C. 3.35%
D. 6.7%

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Question 483

If the price of kerosene be raised by 11%, find by how much percent a house holder must reduce his consumption of kerosene so as not to increase his expenditure?

A. 11%
B. 9.09%
C. 11.09%
D. 8.25%

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Question 484

If 5% of (P + Q) = 20% of (P – Q), then P is what percentage of Q?

A. 133.33
B. 166.66
C. 150
D. 171.33

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Question 485

In a city of engineers of 4800, the number of female engineers are 3/8th of them. The number of female engineers is what percentage of the number of male engineers?

A. 76
B. 60
C. 56
D. 52

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Question 486

When the price of whear was increased by 32%, a family reduced its consumption in such a way that the expenditure on wheat was only 10% more than before. If 30 kg per month were consumed before, find the new monthly consumption of family?

A. 27 kgs
B. 25 kgs
C. 24 kgs
D. 21 kgs

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Question 487

Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate get?

A. 57%
B. 60%
C. 65%
D. 90%

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Question 488

30% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 20% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 44 percent
B. 52.8 percent
C. 50 percent
D. 26 percent

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Question 489

If R = 97 and S = 155.2, then S is how much percentage more than R?

A. 60
B. 37.2
C. 58.4
D. 48

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Question 490

A merchant commences with a certain capital and gains annually at the rate of 30 per cent. At the end of 2 years he has worth Rs 10,000. What was the original capital?

A. Rs. 4987
B. Rs. 5148
C. Rs. 5917
D. Rs. 6254

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Question 491

The marked price of a shirt is Rs 1280. If the shirt is being sold for Rs 900, then what is the discount percentage?

A. 31.31
B. 25.57
C. 29.68
D. 34.36

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Question 492

The price of an article is cut by 31%, to restore to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 66 percent
B. 44.93 percent
C. 39.76 percent
D. 82.5 percent

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Question 493

10% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 20% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 33.6 percent
B. 30 percent
C. 22 percent
D. 28 percent

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Question 494

In a school 60% of the students are girls. If number of boys is 480, then what is the total number of students in the school?

A. 1200
B. 840
C. 96
D. 1320

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Question 495

Weights of two friends A and B are in the ratio of 7 : 8. A’s weight increases by 10% and the total weight of A and B increase by 20%. What is the percentageincrease in the B’s weight?

A. 28.75
B. 11.55
C. 32.85
D. 24.25

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Question 496

A woman suffered 20% loss on first investment and made 10% profit at second investment and 12 ½% profit on the third investment. If the invested amount be in the ratio of 4 : 5 : 3, find her profit percentage?

A. 0.625%
B. 1.205%
C. 0.987%
D. 0%

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Question 497

At 20% discount the selling price of an article is Rs 2400, what is the selling price (in Rs) if the discount is 32.5%?

A. 2125
B. 2225
C. 2025
D. 2325

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Question 498

Every month, Kritika spends 30% of her income on house rent and 60% of the rest on household expenditure. If she saves ₹ 6300 per month, what is her total monthly income?

A. ₹ 22,000
B. ₹ 20,500
C. ₹ 22,500
D. ₹ 25,000

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Question 499

If on a Sale there is 40% discount on the marked price of Rs 1000, but the sale is done at Rs 510 only then what additional discount (in %) did the customer get?

A. 25
B. 15
C. 10
D. 30

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Question 500

Two numbers are respectively 40% and 30% more than a third number. The second number expressed in terms of percentage of the first is ?

A. 92.8%
B. 84.23%
C. 87.14%
D. 94.1%

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Question 501

The selling price of an article is Rs 816 if the discount on it is 15%. What would be the selling price of the article (in Rs) if the discount on it is 25%?

A. 750
B. 720
C. 800
D. 700

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Question 502

If P = 350 and Q = 600, then P is how much percentage less than Q?

A. 41.66
B. 58.33
C. 71.42
D. 35.33

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Question 503

20% of 120?

A. 20
B. 24
C. 32
D. 36

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Question 504

If 35% are the passing marks. A student gets 200 marks yet fails by 24 marks. What is the maximum marks?

A. 820
B. 550
C. 640
D. 680

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Question 505

If 3 dupatta is offered free on purchase of 6 dupattas priced Rs 1200 each what is the effective discount on each dupatta?

A. 25 percent
B. 30 percent
C. 12.5 percent
D. 33.33 percent

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Question 506

At an examination in which maximum marks are 500. P got 10% less than Q, Q got 25% more than R and R got 20% less than S. If P got 360 marks what percentage of marks was obtained by S ?

A. 77
B. 74
C. 80
D. 83

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Question 507

82.5% of 2360?

A. 1960
B. 1954
C. 1947
D. 1931

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Question 508

The price of an article is cut by 42%, to restore to its original value, the new price must he increased by ______.

A. 42 percent
B. 72.41 percent
C. 29.58 percent
D. 52.5 percent

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Question 509

Prasanna invested certain amount in three different schemes X, Y and Z with the rate of interest 10% p.a, 12% p.a and 15% p.a respectively. If the total interest accrued in one year was Rs. 3200 and the amount invested in Scheme Z was 150% of the amount invested in Scheme X and 240% of the amount invested in Scheme Y, what was the amount invested in Scheme Y by Prasanna ?

A. Rs.6000
B. Rs.4500
C. Rs.7500
D. Rs.5000

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Question 510

The diference of two numbers is 20% of the larger number, if the smaller number is 20, then the larger number is :

A. 15
B. 25
C. 35
D. 45

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Question 511

A person purchase 50 mangoes he sells 10 at 20% profit, 20 at 30% profit and rest got rotten. Find its total loss or profit%?

A. 28%
B. 26%
C. 24%
D. 22%

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Question 512

The marked price of a sofa set is Rs 4800 which is sold at Rs 3672 at two successive discounts. If the first discount is 10%, then what will be the second discount (in %)?

A. 13
B. 15
C. 14
D. 17

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Question 513

A student has to secure 40% marks to pass. He gets 67 and fails by 13 marks. What is the maximum marks?

A. 300
B. 200
C. 150
D. 240

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Question 514

600 students took the test on physics and chemistry. 35% students failed in physics and 45% students failed in chemistry and 40% of those who passed in chemistry also passed in physics, then how many students failed in both:

A. 162
B. 138
C. 60
D. None of these

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Question 515

A retailer marks up his goods by 150% and offers 40% discount. What will be the selling price (in Rs) if the cost price is Rs 800?

A. 1200
B. 1500
C. 1000
D. 2000

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Question 516

25% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 8% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 35.75 percent
B. 35 percent
C. 31 percent
D. 12.5 percent

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Question 517

Fresh fruit contains 68% water and dry fruit contains 20% water. How much dry fruit can be obtained from 100 kg of fresh fruits ?

A. 20
B. 30
C. 40
D. 50

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Question 518

46% of 250 is equal to

A. 115
B. 92
C. 112
D. 13.5

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Question 519

The number of trees in a town is 17640. If the numbers of trees increases annually at the rate of 5%, then how many trees were there 2 years ago?

A. 14000
B. 15000
C. 16000
D. 18000

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Question 520

Ramesh spent Rs. 38460 on the renovation of his home, Rs. 24468 on buying furniture and remaining 28% of the total amount he had as cash with him. What was the total amount ?

A. 87400
B. 92520
C. 88470
D. 90150

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Question 521

What is the value of 53% of 7400?

A. 4312
B. 3478
C. 3922
D. 4124

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Question 522

A district has 64000 inhabitants. If the population increases at the rate of 2 * 1/2 % per annum, then the number of inhabitants at the end of 3 years will be :

A. 65380
B. 68921
C. 70987
D. 72345

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Question 523

x, y and z are three numbers such that x is 30% of z and y is 40% of z. If x is p% of y, then what is the value of p?

A. 45
B. 55
C. 65
D. 75

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Question 524

A dealer marks his goods 20% above cost price. He then allows some discount on it and makes a profit of 8%. The rate of discount is

A. 4%
B. 6%
C. 10%
D. 12%

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Question 525

Rs 10,200 has to be divided between A,B & C so that A gets 2/3 of what B gets and B gets 1/4 of what C gets. How much more does C get over A (in Rs)?

A. 6000
B. 7200
C. 1800
D. 1200

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Question 526

if the price of a book is first decreased by 25% and then increased by 20%, then the net change in the price will be  :

A. 10
B. 20
C. 30
D. 40

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Question 527

If 35% of a number is 24 less than 50% of that number, then the number is ?

A. 80
B. 160
C. 100
D. 120

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Question 528

An agent, gets a commission of 2.5% on the sales of cloth. If on a certain day, he gets Rs. 12.50 as commission, the cloth sold through him on that day is worth

A. 300
B. 500
C. 700
D. 900

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Question 529

Arun’s weight is 140% of Akhil’s weight. Nani’s weight is 90% of Shreyon’s weight. Shreyon’s weight is twice as much as Akhil’s. What percentage of Arun’s weight is Nani’s weight?

A. 76%
B. 77%
C. 78%
D. 79%

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Question 530

25% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code a customer wins 10% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 35.75 percent
B. 32.5 percent
C. 35 percent
D. 12.5 percent

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Question 531

A dress on sale in a shop is marked at $D. During the discount sale its price is reduced by 15%. Staff are allowed a further 10% reduction on the discounted price. If a staff member buys the dress what will she have to pay in terms of D ?

A. 0.75D
B. 0.76D
C. 0.765D
D. None of the above

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Question 532

A student has to obtain 33% of the total marks to pass. He got 125 marks and failed by 40 marks. The maximum marks are :

A. 500
B. 600
C. 800
D. 1000

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Question 533

Two numbers are 35% and 50% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 23.08 percent
B. 15 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 30 percent

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Question 534

Sum of two numbers is thrice their difference. Their ratio is

A. 1:2
B. 2:1
C. 3:1
D. 1:3

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Question 535

A Shopkeeper  charges sales tax of x% upto Rs.2,000 and above it he charges y%. A customer pays total tax of Rs 320, when he purchases the goods worth Rs. 6,000 and he pay's the total tax of Rs. 680 for the goods worth Rs. 12,000. The value of (x-y) is:

A. 0
B. -2
C. -4
D. 5

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Question 536

405 sweets were distributed equally among children in such a way that the number of sweets received by each child is 20% of the total number of children. How many sweets did each child recieve ?

A. 9
B. 10
C. 11
D. 12

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Question 537

On a television of brand A the discount is 25% and on television of brand B the discount is 40%. The price of B after discount Rs 2,250 greater than the price of A after discount. What is the marked price of A (in Rs) if marked price of B is Rs 35,000?

A. 18750
B. 21000
C. 25000
D. 17850

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Question 538

If 7/8th of 5/4th of a number is 315, then 5/9th of that number is _____

A. 123
B. 81
C. 140
D. 160

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Question 539

When a number is increased by 26, it becomes 113% of itself. What is the number?

A. 200
B. 312
C. 390
D. 234

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Question 540

After selling 5% of a quantity of sugar, 5 Kgs of sugar remains . Find the total quantity of sugar?

A. 19 Kg
B. 5519 kg
C. 100 kg
D. 95 kg

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Question 541

List price of TV is Rs. 2300 and discount series found to be 25% and 10%. Then the selling price of TV is

A. Rs.1255.5
B. Rs.1525.5
C. Rs.1552.5
D. Rs.1555.2

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Question 542

25% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 4% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 28 percent
B. 29.12 percent
C. 29 percent
D. 5 percent

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Question 543

The list price of an article is Rs. 900. It is available at two successive discounts of 20% and 10% . The selling price of the article is:

A. Rs. 640
B. Rs. 648
C. Rs. 540
D. Rs. 548

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Question 544

Gaurav spends 30% of his monthly income on food articles, 40% of the remaining on conveyance and clothes and saves 50% of the remaining. If his monthly salary is Rs. 18,400, how much money does he save every month ?

A. 3864
B. 4903
C. 5849
D. 6789

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Question 545

84% of a number is 105. The number is :

A. 120
B. 115
C. 112
D. 125

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Question 546

72% of a number is 90. What is the number?

A. 120
B. 125
C. 130
D. 124

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Question 547

If the price of onion increases from Rs 24/kg to Rs 36/kg, then by what percentage a household should decrease the consumption of onion so thatexpenditure remains same?

A. 25
B. 33.33
C. 50
D. 20

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Question 548

A person loses 75% of his money in the first bet, 75% of the remaining in the second and 75% of the remaining in the third bet and returns home with Rs. 2 only. His initial money was

A. Rs. 64
B. Rs. 128
C. Rs. 256
D. Rs. 512

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Question 549

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 4400 which is marked as Rs 5000, then what is the discount that he is offering?

A. 20%
B. 12%
C. 15%
D. 10%

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Question 550

In some quantity of ghee, 60% is pure ghee and 40% is vanaspati. If 10 kg of pure ghee is added, then the strength of vanaspati ghee becomes 20%. The original quantity was :

A. 10 kg
B. 15 kg
C. 20 kg
D. 25 kg

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Question 551

96% of the population of a village is 23040. The total population of the village is ?

A. 24000
B. 32256
C. 25478
D. 26587

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Question 552

60% of P = 50% of Q and Q = x% of P. What is the value of x?

A. 130
B. 120
C. 140
D. 80

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Question 553

20% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 5% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 24 percent
B. 25.2 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 6 percent

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Question 554

A's salary is 50% more than that of B. Then B's salary is less than that of A by

A. 50%
B. 44%
C. 33 1/3%
D. 46 1/2%

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Question 555

Marked price of an article is Rs 520 and selling price is Rs 384.8. What is the discount percentage?

A. 26
B. 24.42
C. 35.13
D. 29

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Question 556

30% of 500 rupees is?

A. Rs. 180
B. Rs. 150
C. Rs. 120
D. Rs. 240

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Question 557

21% of 500 + 31% of 1100 - 30% of 790 = ?

A. 209
B. 290
C. 309
D. 390

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Question 558

What is 15 of 80 with simple method and examples?

A. 12.5%
B. 18.75%
C. 16.55%
D. 17.80%

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Question 559

A number is decreased by 10% and then increased by 10%.  The number so obtained is 10 less than the original number. What was the oiginal number ?

A. 1000
B. 2000
C. 3000
D. 4000

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Question 560

5% discount is offered on an item. By applying a promo code the customer wins 20% cash back. What is the effective discount?

A. 28.8 percent
B. 24 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 21 percent

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Question 561

When a number is increased by 24, it becomes 104% of itself. What is the number?

A. 300
B. 100
C. 600
D. 1200

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Question 562

20 is 0.25% of?

A. 10000
B. 8000
C. 5000
D. 2500

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Question 563

The price of an article is cut by 7%, to restore it to its original value, the new price must be increased by

A. 7 percent
B. 33.77 percent
C. 7.53 percent
D. 63.75 percent

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Question 564

The marked price of a Watch is Rs.8400. It is to be sold at Rs.6896 at two successive discounts. If the first discount is 12%, the second discount is ?

A. 7.2 %
B. 9.14 %
C. 7.13 %
D. 6.709 %

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Question 565

Rohit buys a ball for Rs 450 and sells it. Rohit gives two successive discount of 20% and 5% to the customer. What will be the selling price (in Rs) of the ball?

A. 342
B. 354
C. 334
D. 362

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Question 566

There are two buckets, smaller bucket can hold only 3/5th of the water as compared to the larger bucket. If 6,000 buckets of larger capacity are needed to fill a pond. Then how many smaller capacity buckets are needed to fill the same pond?

A. 8000
B. 10000
C. 12000
D. 15000

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Question 567

A cloth merchant has announced 25% rebate in prices. If one needs to have a rebate of Rs. 40, then how many metres of cloth costing Rs. 32 per metre he should purchase

A. 6m
B. 5m
C. 10m
D. 7m

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Question 568

A student multiplied a number by 3/5 instead of 5/3, What is the percentage error in the calculation ?

A. 54 %
B. 64 %
C. 74 %
D. 84 %

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Question 569

Ram Naresh got two successive discounts, a bag with a list price of Rs.400 is available at Rs. 160. If the second discount is 20%, find the first discount.

A. 40%
B. 30%
C. 50%
D. 80%

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Question 570

Tanya got an increment of 15% in her salary. If her enhanced salary is Rs.14,030. What was her original salary?

A. Rs.12200
B. Rs.12300
C. Rs.12400
D. Rs.12000

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Question 571

In a factory there are three types of Machines M1 , M2 and M3 which produces 25%, 35% and 40% of the total products respectively. M1, M2 and M3 produces 2% , 4% and 5% defective products, respectively. What is the percentage of non-defective products?

A. 89%
B. 97.1%
C. 96.1%
D. 86.1%

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Question 572

If 1 dupatta is offered free on purchase of 4 dupattas priced Rs 1300 each what is the effective discount on each dupatta?

A. 66.67 percent
B. 20 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 12.5 percent

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Question 573

What is 6% of 3,50,000?

A. 19500
B. 21000
C. 23600
D. 24000

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Question 574

A number is decreased by 10% and the resulting number is again decreased by 20%. What is the final percentage of decrease?

A. 25%
B. 26%
C. 27%
D. 28%

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Question 575

A earns 50% of B's salary, B earns 80% of C's salary. If the total earnings for a month is Rs. 22000, then what is the earning for A ?

A. Rs. 4000
B. Rs. 4200
C. Rs. 4400
D. Rs. 4600

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Question 576

38% of a number is 133. What is the number?

A. 340
B. 350
C. 360
D. 355

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Question 577

If the edge of a cube is increased by 10%, then what will be the percentage increase in its volume ?

A. 30
B. 31.3
C. 136.1
D. 33.1

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Question 578

A house owner wants to get his house painted. He is told that this would require 45 kg of paint allowing 6% wasting. And if the paint is available in 4 kg tins only, the number of tins required for painting the house is ?

A. 12
B. 13
C. 11
D. 10

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Question 579

In an examination, 35% of total students failed in Hindi, 45% failed in English and 20% failed in both. Find the percentage of those studnets who passed in both the subjects ?

A. 45%
B. 35%
C. 20%
D. 40%

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Question 580

3 is what percent of 5?

A. 45%
B. 60%
C. 72%
D. 80%

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Question 581

The sum of three numbers is 67. If the ratio of the first number to the second number is 3 : 5 and that of the second number to the third number is 4 : 7, then what is the second number ?

A. 20
B. 24
C. 18
D. 16

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Question 582

Marked price of an item is Rs 200. On purchase of 1 item discount is 5%, on purchase of 2 items discount is 14%. Rajeshri buys 3 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 37 percent
B. 26.25 percent
C. 11 percent
D. 30.2 percent

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Question 583

Entry fee in an exhibition was Rs. 1. Later, this was reduced by 25% which increased the sale by 20%. The percentage increase in the number of visitors is :

A. 20 %
B. 40 %
C. 60 %
D. 80 %

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Question 584

If the radius of a circle is increased by 21%, then its area will increase by what percent?

A. 42 percent
B. 21 percent
C. 23.205 percent
D. 46.41 percent

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Question 585

Prashanth sold a album for $ 735 and made a profit of 22.5% . The cost price of the album went up by $120 and so Prashanth increased the selling price by $120. What is his profit % now ?

A. 19.32 %
B. 18.75 %
C. 21.41 %
D. 22 %

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Question 586

26 is 0.4% of which number?

A. 6500
B. 650
C. 13000
D. 16250

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Question 587

If on a Sale there is 30% discount on the marked price of Rs 2500, but the sale is done at Rs 1400 only. What additional discount (in %) did the customer get?

A. 10
B. 20
C. 15
D. 25

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Question 588

Giving two successive discounts of 40% is equal to giving one discount of ________%.

A. 80
B. 96
C. 64
D. 72

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Question 589

By selling 175 pineapples, the gain is equal to the selling price of 50 pineapples. What is the gain percentage?

A. 28
B. 30
C. 32
D. 40

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Question 590

In a city, 40% of the people are illiterate and 60% are poor. Among the rich, 10% are illiterate. The percentage of the illiterate poor population is

A. 36
B. 60
C. 50
D. 40

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Question 591

Find the marked price if the selling price is Rs. 9250 and discount is 7.5%.

A. 9000
B. 8556.25
C. 10000
D. 9943.75

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Question 592

Mohan spends 23% of an amount of money on an insurance policy, 33% on food, 19% on children’s education and 16% on recreation. He deposits the remaining amount of Rs. 504 in bank. How much amount does he spend on food and insurance policy together?

A. Rs. 2326
B. Rs. 5876
C. Rs. 1741
D. Rs. 3136

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Question 593

A's income is 25% more than B's income. B's income is what percent of A's income?

A. 80
B. 75
C. 50
D. 25

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Question 594

In a class of 80 students and 5 teachers, each student got sweets that are 15% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 25% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there?

A. 1060
B. 960
C. 860
D. 760

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Question 595

Each edge of a cube is increased by 20% then the percentage increase in surface area of the cube is :

A. 144%
B. 40%
C. 44%
D. 72.8%

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Question 596

The value of a machine depreciates at the rate of 10% every year. It was purchased 3 years ago. If its present value is Rs. 8748, its purchase price was :

A. 10000
B. 12000
C. 14000
D. 16000

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Question 597

If a website is selling smartphone at Rs 18,000 which is marked at Rs 25,000, then what is the discount (in %) at which the smartphone is being sold?

A. 25
B. 22
C. 28
D. 20

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Question 598

40% are the passing marks. A student gets 250 marks yet fails by 38 marks. What is the maximum marks?

A. 720
B. 750
C. 800
D. 840

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Question 599

In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was :

A. 2500
B. 2700
C. 2900
D. 3100

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Question 600

An individual deposited 20% of 25% of 30% of what he had into his account with a bank. If he deposited Rs.750, how much was he having initially with him before depositing ?

A. Rs. 38000
B. Rs. 47000
C. Rs. 50000
D. Rs. 35000

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Question 601

Suresh starts working as a analyst on an annual salary of Rs. 160000. If he receives a 15% pay-rise each year, the number of years he has worked for the company, when his annual salary became Rs. 279841 is

A. 3.5 yrs
B. 4 yrs
C. 4.5 yrs
D. 5 yrs

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Question 602

Kamal has some apples. He sold 40% more than he ate. If he sold 70 apples, how many did he eat?

A. 18
B. 42
C. 50
D. 90

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Question 603

Two candidates fought in a municipality election. One of them got 54% of the total votes pooled and won by 1080 votes. What was the total number of votes polled ?

A. 12000
B. 13500
C. 15400
D. 11000

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Question 604

If 35% of (x + y) = 40% of (x – y), then x is what percentage of y?

A. 1500
B. 150
C. 15
D. 105

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Question 605

5% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as __________.

A. 20% of a/2
B. 50% of a/20
C. 50% of a/2
D. 20% of a/20

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Question 606

In a class test, a student scored 22 marks out of 25 marks. The students marks in % is :

A. 88
B. 90
C. 80
D. 75

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Question 607

A businessman imported Laptops, worth Rs 210000, Mobile phones worth Rs 100000 and Television sets worth Rs 150000. He had to pay 10% duty on laptops, 8% on Phones and 5% on Television sets as a special case. How much total duty (in Rupees) he had to pay on all items as per above details?

A. 36500
B. 37000
C. 37250
D. 37500

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Question 608

If 25% of three-seventh of 26% of a number is 145.5, what is the number?

A. 4987
B. 5784
C. 5223
D. 4741

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Question 609

Marked price of an article is Rs 3600 and selling price is Rs 3132. What is the discount percentage?

A. 12%
B. 13%
C. 17.21%
D. 14.94%

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Question 610

The price of a Television is Rs.14000 inclusive of VAT. If the rate of VAT is 12%, find the basic price of the Television.

A. Rs.13500
B. Rs.13000
C. Rs.12500
D. Rs.12000

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Question 611

Marked price of a chair is Rs 800 and discount is 15%. What is additional discount (in percentage) should be offered to the customer to bring the price of chair to Rs 578?

A. 15
B. 10
C. 16.5
D. 17.5

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Question 612

A's salary was decreased by 50% and subsequently increased by 50%. How much percent does he lose?

A. 25%
B. 50%
C. 75%
D. No loss

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Question 613

A student gets 22 marks more in French than what she got in German. Her German marks are 28% of the sum of her French and German marks. What are her French marks?

A. 14
B. 36
C. 18
D. 42

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Question 614

At 15% discount the selling price of a microwave oven is Rs 34000, what is the selling price if the discount is 37.5%?

A. Rs 25000
B. Rs 15625
C. Rs 17968.75
D. Rs 29218.75

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Question 615

A dealer marks his goods 20% above their cost prices. Then,he allows such a discount on the marked price so that he makes a profit of 8%. The rate of discount is:

A. 12%
B. 10%
C. 6%
D. 4%

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Question 616

In a History examination, the average for the entire class was 80 marks. If 10% of the students scored 35 marks and 20% scored 90 marks, what was the average marks of the remaining students of the class ?

A. 25
B. 50
C. 75
D. 100

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Question 617

Lagaan is levied on the 60% of the cultivated land. The revenue department collected total Rs. 3,84,000 through the lagaan from the village of Sukhiya. Sukhiya, a very rich farmer , paid only Rs.480 as lagaan. The percentage of total land of Sukhiya over the total taxable land of the village is:

A. 0.15%
B. 15%
C. 0.125%
D. None of these

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Question 618

The price of a cycle is reduced by 25 per cent. The new price is reduced by a further 20 per cent. The two reductions together are equal to a single reduction of

A. 45%
B. 40%
C. 35%
D. 32.5%

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Question 619

Jane won a lottery and gets 1/3 of the winning amount and donates Rs.6000 which is 1/6, find how much the lottery was worth.

A. 6000
B. 18000
C. 54000
D. 108000

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Question 620

16 of 225 is =

A. 7.11
B. 7.21
C. 6.87
D. 7.58

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Question 621

5% of 40,000 is

A. 20000
B. 2000
C. 200
D. 20

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Question 622

Two tailors X and Y are paid a total of Rs. 550 per week by their employer. If X is paid 120 percent of the sum paid to Y, how much is Y paid per week?

A. Rs. 200
B. Rs. 250
C. Rs. 300
D. None of these

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Question 623

If the price of diesel increases by 25% and Karthik intends to spend only an additional 15% on diesel, by how much % will he reduce the quantity of diesel purchased ?

A. 6.67 %
B. 8 %
C. 7.41 %
D. 9 %

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Question 624

A Rs 1000 box of cookies is offered at 10% discount and a Rs 400 bar of chocolate at 8% discount. If we buy 2 boxes of cookies and 3 bars of chocolate, what is the effective discount we get (in %)?

A. 9
B. 9.25
C. 8.75
D. 8.5

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Question 625

Kalyan purchased a Maruti van for Rs. 1,96,000 and the rate of depreciation is 14(2/7) % per annum. Find the value of the van after two years ?

A. Rs. 1,24,000
B. Rs. 1,44,000
C. Rs. 1,32,000
D. Rs. 1,62,000

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Question 626

In a certain school, 20% of students are below 8 years of age. The number of students above 8 years of age is 2/3 of the number of students of 8 years of age which is 48. What is the total number of students in the school?

A. 72
B. 80
C. 120
D. 100

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Question 627

If the shopkeeper sells an item at Rs 960 which is marked as Rs 1200, then what is the discount he is offering?

A. 25 percent
B. 12 percent
C. 20 percent
D. 28 percent

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Question 628

In an examination, 34% of the students failed in Mathematics and 42% faiied in English. If 20% of the students failed in both the subjects, then the percentage of students who passed in both the subjects was :

A. 34 %
B. 44 %
C. 54 %
D. 64 %

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Question 629

If the salary of Manoj is 40% less than that of Subhash, then by how much percentage is the salary of Subhash more than that of Manoj?

A. 60%
B. 6614%
C. 6623%
D. 65%

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Question 630

12 as a percentage?

A. 50%
B. 5%
C. 0.5%
D. 0.05%

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Question 631

If y% of y is 289, then what is the value of y?

A. 149
B. 160
C. 170
D. 173

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Question 632

If the price of pen decreases by 20%, then a man can buy 10 more pens for Rs 100. What is the new price (in Rs) of each pen?

A. 1
B. 2
C. 4
D. 5

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Question 633

An article was sold at Rs. 950 allowing 5% discount on the marked price. The marked price of the article is

A. Rs. 960
B. Rs. 1000
C. Rs. 955
D. Rs. 945

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Question 634

If 4/5th of 6/7th of a number is 216, then 8/9th of that number will be

A. 179
B. 280
C. 160
D. 149

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Question 635

50% of a = b, then b% of 40 is the same as _________ of a.

A. 0.25
B. 0.16
C. 2
D. 0.2

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Question 636

A student multiplied a number by 4/5 instead of 5/4. What is the percentage error in the calculation?

A. 56.25 percent
B. 18 percent
C. 28.13 percent
D. 36 percent

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Question 637

One-quarter of one-seventh of a land is sold for Rs. 30,000. What is the value of an four fifteenth of land ?

A. Rs.1,92,000
B. Rs.2,24,000
C. Rs.1,26,000
D. Rs.3,42,000

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Question 638

While selling a watch, a shop-­keeper gives a discount of 5%. If he gives a discount of 7%, he earns Rs.15 less as profit. The marked price of the watch is

A. 697.5
B. 712.5
C. 750
D. None of the these

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Question 639

If 75% of a number is added to 75, then the result is the number itself. The number is :

A. 100
B. 200
C. 300
D. 400

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Question 640

At 22% discount the selling price of a refrigerator is Rs 26000, what is the selling price if the discount is 40%?

A. Rs 12000
B. Rs 14640
C. Rs 21840
D. Rs 20000

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Question 641

At 13% discount the selling price of a oven is Rs 18000, what is the selling price if the discount is 27.5%?

A. Rs 10875
B. Rs 12288.75
C. Rs 15000
D. Rs 16638.75

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Question 642

When a number is increased by 105, it becomes 135% of itself. What is the number?

A. 450
B. 300
C. 600
D. 400

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Question 643

The payment per hour for a daily-wages employee is increased by 33.33 and the working time is reduced by 33.33%. What is the percentage change in the employee's income ?

A. 11.11% decrease
B. 21.11% increase
C. 11.11% increase
D. 21.11% decrease

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Question 644

Daily local train ticket costs Rs 30 and Monthly Pass costs Rs 670.8. If I buy the Monthly Pass and travel for 26 days in a month than I save?

A. 12 percent
B. 14 percent
C. 25 percent
D. 10 percent

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Question 645

Akash's monthly income is Rs. 9600. His monthly expenditure is 60% of his income. What is his saving per month?

A. Rs. 3840
B. Rs. 3870
C. Rs. 3940
D. Rs. 3850

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Question 646

Two numbers are 40% and 50% lesser than a third number. By how much percent is the second number to be enhanced to make it equal to the first number?

A. 16.67 percent
B. 20 percent
C. 10 percent
D. 25 percent

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Question 647

0.09% of 25% of 1200 is equal to____________.

A. 0.27
B. 2.7
C. 27
D. 270

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Question 648

20% of a man's salary is paid as rent, 60% are his living expenses and 10% are his savings. If he spends remaining  30 on the education of his children, find his salary

A. 300
B. 900
C. 3000
D. 9000

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Question 649

270 candidates appeared for an examination, of which 252 passed. The pass percentage is :

A. (91 + 1/3)%
B. (93 + 1/3 )%
C. (97 + 1/3 )%
D. (98 + 1/3) %

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Question 650

The price of rice has increased by 60%. In order to restore the original price, the new price must be reduced by

A. 33 1/3%
B. 37 1/2%
C. 40%
D. 45%

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Question 651

Marked price of an item is Rs 300. On purchase of 2 items discount is 24%, on purchase of 5 items discount is 38%. Rachna buys 7 items, what is the effective discount?

A. 17.5 percent
B. 20.4 percent
C. 34 percent
D. 12.8 percent

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