Arithmetic Quiz 14

July 11, 2016

Question 1 : If the cost of an article is 146 , first discount given is 59 % of cost, second discount given is 1 % of cost. The selling price is

Options are : (a) 112.91 || (b) 48.24 || (c) 76.17 || (d) 118.79 || (e) 59.26

Answer is : 59.26

 

Question 2 : If a radio is purchased for Rs 452 and sold for Rs 407. Find the loss% ?

Options are : (a) 9.96 || (b) 16.95 || (c) 11.85 || (d) 24.16 || (e) 12.98

Answer is : 9.96

 

Question 3 : A person incurs 7 % loss by selling a bat for Rs 324 . At what price should the watch be sold to earn 7 % profit?

Options are : (a) 634.06 || (b) 744.64 || (c) 372.77 || (d) 682.83 || (e) 577.39

Answer is : 372.77

 

Question 4 : The price of an article including the sales tax is Rs 168.The rate of sales tax is 2 %,if the shopkeeper has made a profit of 6 %,then the cost price of the article is ?

Options are : (a) 197.84 || (b) 168.16 || (c) 211.06 || (d) 155.38 || (e) 100.04

Answer is : 155.38

 

Question 5 : Mayank Bothra purchased 6 dozens of toys at the rate of 338 Rs per dozen . He sold each one of them at the rate of Rs 56 . What was his percentage profit ?

Options are : (a) 101.28 || (b) 98.82 || (c) 134.78 || (d) 81.74 || (e) 90.67

Answer is : 98.82

 

Question 6 : A person earns 18 % on investment but loses 7 % on another investment. If the ratio of the two investments be 6:9 , what is the gain or loss on the two investments taken together ?

Options are : (a) 3 || (b) 2 || (c) 4 || (d) 2 || (e) 2

Answer is : 3

 

Question 7 : A dealer sold two of his cattle for Rs. 461 each. On one of them he lost 14 % on the other, he gained 14 %. His gain or loss percent in the entire transaction was:

Options are : (a) 10.34 || (b) 5.95 || (c) 7.88 || (d) 1.96 || (e) 5.52

Answer is : 1.96

 

Question 8 : A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 20 %. If he had bought it at 20 % less and sold it for Re 4 less, he would have made a profit of 11 %. The C.P. of the article was

Options are : (a) 13 || (b) 20 || (c) 18 || (d) 19 || (e) 16

Answer is : 13

 

Question 9 : A sum fetched a total simple interest of Rs. 118 at the rate of 9 p.c.p.a. in 10 years. What is the sum?

(a) 191.95
(b) 131.11
(c) 66.66
(d) 72.61
(e) 104.8

Answer is : 131.11

 

Question 10 : A sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 133 in 4 years and to Rs. 73 in 7 years. The sum is

(a) 452
(b) 373
(c) 395
(d) 196
(e) 743

Answer is : 373

 

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