Q. In 1978, a kg of paper was sold at Rs25/-. If the paper rate increases at 1.5% more than inflation rate which is of 6.5% a year, then what will be the cost of a kg of paper after 2 years?
A) 29.12
B) 29.72
C) 30.12
D) 32.65
Q. A salesman marks an item 60% above the cost price & offers 2 successive discounts of 25% & 15% on the marked price. His profit is?
A) 5%
B) 3%
C) 2%
D) 6%
Q. Rajesh sold a clock for Rs.204 at a loss of fifteen percent. At what rate should he have sold the clock to earn a profit of twenty five percent?
A) Rs.300
B) Rs.320
C) Rs.285
D) Rs.240
Q. A shop stores x kg of rice. The first customer buys half this amount plus half a kg of rice. The second customer buys half the remaining amount plus half a kg of rice. Then the third customer also buys half the remaining amount plus half a kg of rice. Thereafter, no rice is left in the shop. Which of the following best describes the value of x?
A) 2 ≤ x ≤ 6
B) 9 ≤ x ≤ 12
C) 11≤ x ≤ 14
D) 13 ≤ x ≤ 18
Q. A man bought some fruits at the rate of 16 for Rs.24 and sold them at the rate of 12 for Rs.27. what is the profit percent?
A) 40%
B) 60%
C) 50%
D) 16%
Q. A trader purchases two sofa sets at price which are in ratio 5 : 3. The profit percentage he made on second set twice the (Numerical value) loss made on the first set. In entire transaction the trader make gain of 2.5%. What is loss percentage on the first set?
A) 16%
B) 12%
C) 20%
D) 12.5%
Q. Jacob bought a scooter for a certain money. He spent 10% of the cost on repairs and sold the scooter for a profit of Rs.1100. How much did he spend on repairs if he made of profit of 20%?
A) Rs 400
B) RS 440
C) Rs 500
D) Rs 550
Q. A student calculated a percentage of profit on a transaction by taking SP as a base and arrived at figure 50% profit. What is correct profit percentage?
A) 50%
B) 66.65%
C) 100%
D) 200%
Q. If a man were to sell his chair for Rs.720 he wpould lose 25% to gain 25% he should sell it for?
A) Rs. 1200
B) Rs. 1000
C) Rs. 960
D) Rs.900
Q. Ganeshan bought 100 kg of rice for Rs. 1100 and sold it at a loss of as much money as he received for 20 kg rice. At what price did he sell the rice?
A) Rs. 9 per kg
B) Rs. 9.1666 per kg
C) Rs. 9.5 per kg
D) Rs. 10.33 per kg
Today Challenging Question
Q. If a boat is moving in upstream with velocity of 14 km/hr and goes downstream with a velocity of 40 km/hr, then what is the speed of the stream ?
A) 13 km/hr
B) 26 km/hr
C) 34 km/hr
D) none of these
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